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List of Cantinflas Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. You're Missing the Point (1940)
16
2
You're Missing the Point
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16
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Juan Bustillo Oro
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sara García, Dolores Camarillo, Sofía Álvarez, Joaquín Pardavé
2. Cantinflas y su prima (1940)
17
2
Cantinflas y su prima
17
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Carlos Toussaint
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Tito Novaro, Estanislao Schillinsky, Chelo Gómez, Wilfrido Moreno
3. El bombero atómico (1952)
15
2
El bombero atómico
15
2

Cantinflas is a clumsy fireman, who takes up the job of caring for a little girl after her mother passes away. Eventually, he decides to quit his job, and becomes a policeman. Things go well, till the girl is kidnapped by a group of gangsters due to a monetary inheritance.  

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Agente 777 (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Miguel Manzano, Gilberto González, Roberto Soto, Elisa Quintanilla
4. Si yo fuera diputado (1952)
15
2
Si yo fuera diputado
15
2

The film is about the story of a barber who goes on to gain support as a congressional candidate from the majority of people in his neighbourhood for helping the poor. Another factor working in his favour is a lack of tough competition: the only people rooting for the other candidate are his own bodyguards.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Andrés Soler, Alejandro Ciangherotti, Gloria Mange, Emperatriz Carvajal
5. ¡A volar joven! (1947)
15
2
¡A volar joven!
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Andrés Soler, Ángel Garasa, Daniel 'Chino' Herrera, Carolina Barret
6. One Day with the Devil (1945)
16
2
One Day with the Devil
16
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Juan Pérez (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Susana Cora, Andrés Soler, Miguel Arenas, Lauro Benítez
7. Raquel's Shoeshiner (1957)
15
2
Raquel's Shoeshiner
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
El Bolero (as Mario Moreno Cantinflas)
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Daniel 'Chino' Herrera, Manola Saavedra, Flor Silvestre, Paquito Fernández
8. El gendarme desconocido (1941)
15
2
El gendarme desconocido
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Agente 777 (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mapy Cortés, Gloria Marín, Julio Villarreal, Daniel 'Chino' Herrera
9. Soy un prófugo (1946)
15
2
Soy un prófugo
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno Cantinflas)
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Agustín Isunza, Emilia Guiú, Rafael Alcayde, Daniel 'Chino' Herrera
10. Cantinflas torero (1940)
14
2
Cantinflas torero
14
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Fernando A. Rivero
Genres:
Short
11. El circo (1943)
14
2
El circo
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
El Zapatero
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Eduardo Arozamena, Gloria Lynch, Estanislao Schillinsky, Ángel T. Sala
12. The Little Priest (1964)
14
3
The Little Priest
14
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Padre Sebastián (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Drama, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ángel Garasa, José Elías Moreno, Rosa María Vázquez, Angelines Fernández
13. Su excelencia (1967)
13
2
Su excelencia
13
2

This comedy drama film tells the story of Cantinflas, a Lupitos, who is assigned to the role of ambassador for his country. Soon, he begins to express opinions that are not appreciated.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Lopez 'Lopitos' / His Excellency the Ambassador of Los Cocos (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Tito Junco, Miguel Manzano, Guillermo Zetina, Sonia Infante
14. El siete machos (1951)
13
2
El siete machos
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Margarito / El Siete Machos (as Mario Moreno Cantinflas)
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Western
Star Cast:
Delia Magaña, Miguel Inclán, Miguel Ángel Ferriz, Alma Rosa Aguirre
15. Mr. Photographer (1953)
13
2
Mr. Photographer
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ángel Garasa, Rosita Arenas, Rebeca Iturbide, Fernando Wagner
16. El portero (1950)
13
2
El portero
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
El Portero (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Óscar Pulido, Silvia Pinal, Carlos Martínez Baena, Josefina del Mar
17. Caballero a la medida (1954)
13
2
Caballero a la medida
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Domingo Soler, Ángel Garasa, Wolf Ruvinskis, Martha Valdés
18. Gran Hotel (1944)
13
2
Gran Hotel
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas / el trece (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Luis G. Barreiro, Fernando Soto, Jacqueline Dalya, Josefina Martínez
19. Romeo y Julieta (1943)
13
2
Romeo y Julieta
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Romeo
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Andrés Soler, María Elena Marqués, Ángel Garasa, Emma Roldán,
20. El mago (1949)
13
2
El mago
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
José Baviera, Alejandro Cobo, Leonora Amar, Ernesto Finance
21. The Illiterate One (1961)
13
2
The Illiterate One
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Inocencio Prieto y Calvo
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sara García, Ángel Garasa, Lilia Prado, Miguel Manzano
22. El supersabio (1948)
13
2
El supersabio
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas (as Mario Moreno "Cantinflas")
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Carlos Martínez Baena, Alejandro Cobo, Perla Aguiar, Aurora Walker
23. Sube y baja (1959)
13
2
Sube y baja
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
El falso Jorge Masiel (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Sport, Comedy
Star Cast:
Domingo Soler, Carlos Agostí, Tere Velázquez, Joaquín García Vargas
24. Drop the Curtain (1955)
13
2
Drop the Curtain
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Víctor Alcocer, Christiane Martel, Beatriz Saavedra, Alberto Catalá
25. Neither Blood Nor Sand (1941)
13
2
Neither Blood Nor Sand
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas / Manolete
Director:
Alejandro Galindo
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Susana Guízar, Elvia Salcedo, Pedro Armendáriz, Alfredo del Diestro
26. Cantinflas boxeador (1940)
13
2
Cantinflas boxeador
13
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Fernando A. Rivero
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Estanislao Schillinsky, Chelo Gómez, Wilfrido Moreno
27. The Professor (1971)
13
2
The Professor
13
2

After arriving in El Romeral, a small town, a teacher realizes that he has several obstacles in front of him, because many people doesn’t want the children to be educated, so that they can continue exploitation of the people.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Prof. Sócrates García (as Cantinflas)
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Marga López, Víctor Alcocer, David Bravo, Raúl Martínez
28. El señor doctor (1965)
13
2
El señor doctor
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Salvador Medina / Chava (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Prudencia Grifell, Wolf Ruvinskis, Miguel Ángel Álvarez, Marta Romero
29. The Extra (1962)
13
2
The Extra
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rogaciano (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Carmen Molina, Alma Delia Fuentes, Guillermina Téllez Girón, Magda Donato
30. Around the World in 80 Days (1956)
13
2
Around the World in 80 Days
13
2

Around the World in 80 Days is an Oscar winning adventure comedy film which is based on a novel of the same name by Jules Verne. The story revolves around Phileas Fogg, an English gentleman, living in the 19th century, who makes a bet that he can travel around the world in eighty days.  Along with his French valet Passepartout, he sets out on an adventurous journey.

As:
Cast
Role:
Passepartout
Director:
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Romance, Adventure
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
31. Agente XU 777 (1963)
13
2
Agente XU 777
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Feliciano (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Claudio Brook, Guillermo Zetina, Fanny Cano, Gina Romand
32. Por mis pistolas (1968)
14
2
Por mis pistolas
14
2

This Western comedy adventure film tells the story of Fidencio Barrenillo, who discovers the property deeds of an old silver mine in Arizona, belonging to his great-grandfather. Therefore, he decides to set off to Arizona, hoping that he can claim the property.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Fidencio Barrenillo
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Western, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Isela Vega, Gloria Coral, Quintín Bulnes, Rhea Frichina
33. El ministro y yo (1976)
13
2
El ministro y yo
13
2

Mateo Melgarejo is a notary public as well as a scribe for the illiterate people of Santo Domingo, a neighborhood north of Zocalo, in Mexico City. He is quite frustrated with the government bureaucracy in his country, and he writes a letter to the cabinet minister, Don Antonio, hoping that he can earn an audience with him, and discuss about reforming the bureau.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Mateo Melgarejo 'Mateíto' (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ángel Garasa, Manolita Saval, Chela Castro, Lucía Méndez
34. A Quixote Without La Mancha (1969)
13
2
A Quixote Without La Mancha
13
2

A Mexican comedy centered around an intern at a law firm who ends up causing a lot of problems when he sets out to help others.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Justo Leal y Aventado (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ángel Garasa, Lupita Ferrer, Susana Salvat, Carlos Fernández
35. Such Is My Country (1937)
13
2
Such Is My Country
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tejón
Director:
Arcady Boytler
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Luis G. Barreiro, Manuel Medel, Antonio R. Frausto, Mercedes Soler
36. El barrendero (1982)
13
2
El barrendero
13
2

This comedy drama film tells the story of a humble street sweeper, who becomes the only witness to a crime committed by art thieves.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Napoleón 'Don Napo'
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Eduardo Alcaraz, María Sorté, Ursula Prats, Luz Elena Silva
37. The Three Musketeers (1942)
13
2
The Three Musketeers
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas / D'Artagnan (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Consuelo Frank, Ángel Garasa, Janet Alcoriza, Pituka de Foronda
38. Águila o sol (1938)
13
2
Águila o sol
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Polito Sol
Director:
Arcady Boytler
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Luis G. Barreiro, Margarita Mora, Manuel Medel, Marina Tamayo
39. El patrullero 777 (1978)
12
2
El patrullero 777
12
2

Diogenes is a police officer, who tries to do things the right way, despite the fact that he is surrounded by a corrupt police department that does not care for the citizens.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Diógenes Bravo, agente 777 (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ana Bertha Lepe, Wolf Ruvinskis, Laura Zapata, Valeria Pani
40. Don Quijote cabalga de nuevo (1973)
12
2
Don Quijote cabalga de nuevo
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sancho Panza (as Mario Moreno Cantinflas)
Director:
Roberto Gavaldón
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Fernando Fernán Gómez, Paca Gabaldón, María Fernanda D'Ocón, Ricardo Merino
41. Carnaval en el trópico (1942)
12
2
Carnaval en el trópico
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Carlos Villatoro
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Roberto Cañedo, Edmundo Espino, Óscar Alatorre, Carlos Max García
42. Conserje en condominio (1974)
12
2
Conserje en condominio
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Úrsulo (as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Miguel M. Delgado
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Carlos Riquelme, Claudia Islas, Raquel Olmedo, Chucho Salinas
43. The Sign of Death (1939)
12
2
The Sign of Death
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantinflas
Director:
Chano Urueta
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Carlos Orellana, Elena D'Orgaz, Manuel Medel, Tomás Perrín
44. Cantinflas ruletero (1940)
12
2
Cantinflas ruletero
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
(as Mario Moreno 'Cantinflas')
Director:
Fernando A. Rivero
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
María Calvo, Gloria Marín, Manuel Arvide, Fernando Martínez
45. Housewife to Your Neighbor (1958)
12
3
Housewife to Your Neighbor
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Luis
Director:
Tulio Demicheli
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Arturo de Córdova, Rosita Quintana, Ana Luisa Peluffo, Kitty de Hoyos
46. Cantinflas jengibre contra dinamita (1939)
12
2
Cantinflas jengibre contra dinamita
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Fernando A. Rivero
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Gloria Marín, Daniel 'Chino' Herrera
47. Don't Fool Yourself Dear (1937)
12
2
Don't Fool Yourself Dear
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Miguel Contreras Torres
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Sara García, Carlos Orellana, Eusebio Pirrín, Natalia Ortiz
48. The Great Sex War (1969)
11
2
The Great Sex War
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gen. Marcos
Director:
Norman Foster
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
James Franciscus, George Raft, Joan Marshall, Fred H. Sills
49. Siempre listo en las tinieblas (1939)
10
2
Siempre listo en las tinieblas
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Chencho Albondigon
Director:
Fernando A. Rivero
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Chelo Gómez
50. Pepe (1960)
9
2
Pepe
9
2

Ranch hand Pepe’s world is turned upside down when alcoholic Hollywood director Mr.Holt buys his beloved friend, a white stallion from its owner. Pepe then goes on an extraordinary adventure through Hollywood, meeting celebrities like Frank Sinatra, Jimmy Durante, Zsa Zsa Gabór, Bing Crosby, and others before being reunited with his beloved stallion. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Pepe
Director:
George Sidney
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
51. Cantinflas y los censos (1940)
13
2
Cantinflas y los censos
13
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Miguel Zacarías
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
María Luisa Zea,

Animation(s)

Cantinflas (1979)
Cantinflas
As:
Cast
Role:
Cantiflas (1 episode, 1979)
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
John Stephenson, Don Messick
Aventuras de Cantinflas (1972)
Aventuras de Cantinflas
As:
Producer
Genres:
Short, Animation

TV Shows and Videos

Horror Kung-Fu Theatre (1991)
Horror Kung-Fu Theatre
As:
Cast
Director:
David Miranda
Genres:
Horror, Mystery, Talk-Show, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jimmy Kimmel, David Miranda, Willie Tarts

Cantinflas Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Around the World in 80 Days Best Actor - Comedy or Musical 1957