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List of James Doohan Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
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3
Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan
PG
14
3

 Admiral James Kirk and the crew of his starship USS Enterprise are on a training excursion, when the routine trip turns into a risky mission as Kirk encounters old foe from 20th century Earth, Khan Noonien Singh, who has escaped from exile. Khan is after the top secret Project Genesis, a powerful terraforming device. Can Kirk succeed in thwarting Khan’s devious plan? 

As:
Cast
Role:
Scotty
Director:
Nicholas Meyer
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure
3. Man in the Wilderness (1971)
12
2
Man in the Wilderness
PG
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard C. Sarafian
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Western
Star Cast:
Richard Harris, John Huston, Dennis Waterman, Henry Wilcoxon, Percy Herbert
4. Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)
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2
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
PG
12
2

A distressed call is sent out when an alien probe with unreadable signal enters the earth’s orbit, creating great havoc. Meanwhile, Admiral Kirk and his fugitive crew, living in exile in the planet of Vulcan, have decided to return to the earth. On receiving the warning, they realize that the signal matches the song of extinct humpback whales. To save the earth, they must now travel back in time

As:
Cast
Role:
Scotty
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
5. Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
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2
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
PG
11
2

When the ozone layer around the Klingon homeworld is destroyed, they are forced to initiate a peace process with the United Federation of Planets, their longstanding foe. The Federation quickly accepts the offer sends USS Enterprise-A to escort Chancellor Gorkon’s ship to the Earth. But on the way, Gorkon is killed by two men wearing Starfleet spacesuit. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Scotty
Director:
Nicholas Meyer
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
6. Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
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3
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
PG
11
3

Admiral James T. Kirk has managed to defeat his arch-nemesis Khan but Spock lost his life in the process. When it is discovered that Doctor Leonard McCoy is storing Spock’s katra in himself, Kirk decides to go to Genesis to restore Spock’s katra to his body even if it means going to war against the Klingons. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Scotty
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action
7. The Wheeler Dealers (1963)
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2
The Wheeler Dealers
11
2

Male chauvinist boss Bullard Bear makes Molly Thatcher, the only female broker, the sacrificial lamb for firing after his firm does poorly. He assigns her some worthless stock shares to improve. But Molly convinces Texan Henry Tyroon to invest and turns the stocks around, unfortunately attracting the attention of Federal Securities Commission. 

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Arthur Hiller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lee Remick, James Garner, Phil Harris, Jim Backus, Chill Wills
8. Jigsaw (1968)
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2
Jigsaw
11
2

Jonathan Fields regains consciousness only to find that someone had laced his coffee with LSD. Now, he sees a woman drowned in his bathtub, with blood on his hands and clothes. Since he is suffering from amnesia, he hires a private detective to know what had happened. Soon, he also meets a concerned woman who claims that she is his lover.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
James Goldstone
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Pat Hingle, Hope Lange, Bradford Dillman, Harry Guardino
9. Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
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2
Star Trek: The Motion Picture
11
2

Trouble starts when a Starfleet monitoring station detects an alien entity moving towards Earth. Hidden in a massive cloud of energy, it not only destroys three starships, but also disintegrates the station. It now falls on recently promoted Admiral James T. Kirk and his crew to contain it. The crisis depends when navigator Lt. Ilia is abducted and replaced by an android look-like.    

As:
Cast
Role:
Scotty
Director:
Robert Wise
Genres:
Mystery, Adventure, Sci-Fi
10. The Satan Bug (1965)
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2
The Satan Bug
11
2
As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
John Sturges
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Ed Asner, Lee Remick, Dana Andrews, Richard Basehart, Anne Francis
12. Star Trek: Generations (1994)
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2
Star Trek: Generations
PG
10
2

During a rescue mission to save two El-Aurian ships, Captain James T. Kirk is left behind in an energy field and presumed dead while trying to save the USS Enterprise-B. Years later, when one of the survivors Dr. Soran decides to exploit the energy field again, it is up to Captain Picard and the USS Enterprise-D to stop him.

As:
Cast
Director:
David Carson
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Action
13. Signpost to Murder (1964)
10
2
Signpost to Murder
10
2

This crime thriller film tells the story of a convicted murderer, who escapes from an asylum, and hides out in the home of Molly, a woman awaiting the return of her missing husband. They soon find themselves attracted to each other.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
George Englund
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Joanne Woodward, Alan Napier, Stuart Whitman, Edward Mulhare
14. Bus Riley's Back in Town (1965)
10
2
Bus Riley's Back in Town
10
2

Bus Riley’s Back in Town is a drama film which revolves around the story of a young sailor who upon returning home finds that his girlfriend has got married to an older and wealthy man.

As:
Cast
Director:
Harvey Hart
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Carradine, Ann-Margret, Michael Parks, Janet Margolin, Brad Dexter
15. One of Our Spies Is Missing (1966)
10
2
One of Our Spies Is Missing
10
2

Cats are disappearing in London one after the other and it is suspected that somebody is stealing them to create an anti-aging machine. Two spies are therefore sent to Europe to investigate.

As:
Cast
Director:
E. Darrell Hallenbeck
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Adventure, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
David McCallum, Maurice Evans, Leo G. Carroll, Vera Miles
16. Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)
10
2
Loaded Weapon 1
PG-13
10
2

The satirical film features about-to-retire LAPD detective Wes Luger and worn-out cop Jack Colt who follow a trail of cookie crumbs to solve Luger’s former-partner’s murder. The trail leads them to Wilderness Girls cookie factory and mastermind Vietnam War veteran General Mortars and Jigsaw, who conspire to mix hard drug in cookies. The two must stop them before it is too late.

As:
Cast
Director:
Gene Quintano
Genres:
Crime, Action, Comedy
17. Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
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2
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
PG
9
2

Captain Kirk and his crew are on their mission to rescue the diplomats, Klingon and Romulan. Eventually, they realize that it was all a trick planned by Sybok in his quest to find God in the middle of the galaxy. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Scotty
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
18. Double Trouble (1992)
6
1
Double Trouble
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Director:
John Paragon
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
David Carradine, Peter Paul, David Paul, Roddy McDowall, Steve Kanaly
19. Star Trek Adventure (1991)
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3
Star Trek Adventure
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Scott
Genres:
Short, Adventure
Star Cast:
Nichelle Nichols, George Takei, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley
20. Strike in Town (1955)
11
2
Strike in Town
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Leslie McFarlane
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Cec Linder, Brendan Dillon, Sheila M. Coonan, Howard Milsom
21. New York Skyride (1994)
10
2
New York Skyride
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Walter Schlomann
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kevin Bacon, Elya Baskin, Michael Harkins
22. Through Dead Eyes (1999)
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2
Through Dead Eyes
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Barney Fredericks
Director:
Robert Brody
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Kent Rulon, Diane Grotke, Isabel Parlett, Ann Parker
23. The Duke (1999)
7
1
The Duke
G
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Clive Chives
Director:
Philip Spink
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
John Neville, Courtnee Draper, Oliver Muirhead, Jeremy Maxwell
24. River of Stone (1994)
7
1
River of Stone
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
David Z. McMahon
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
George Harris Kennedy, Jr, George Kennedy, Libby Brien, Rafael C. Herrera, Imaj
25. Amore! (1993)
7
1
Amore!
PG-13
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Lorenzo Doumani
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Katherine Helmond, Jack Scalia, Betsy Russell, Bridget Butler
26. Bug Buster (1998)
6
1
Bug Buster
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Sheriff Carlson
Director:
Lorenzo Doumani
Genres:
Horror, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:

TV Movie(s)

1. Scalplock (1966)
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2
Scalplock
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
James Goldstone
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Dale Robertson, James Westerfield, Diana Hyland, Robert Random
2. Knight Rider 2000 (1991)
7
1
Knight Rider 2000
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Alan J. Levi
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
David Hasselhoff, Edward Mulhare, Carmen Argenziano, Susan Norman
3. The Labyrinth (1963)
12
2
The Labyrinth
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Almond
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Leeyan Granger, Alice Hill, Janis Orenstein, Diane Podolsky

Animation(s)

Tarzan and the Super 7 (1978)
Tarzan and the Super 7
As:
Cast
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
Adam West, Robert Ridgely, Burt Ward, Melendy Britt, Lou Scheimer
Willy McBean and His Magic Machine (1965)
Willy McBean and His Magic Machine
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Arthur Rankin Jr.
Genres:
Animation, Sci-Fi, Musical, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Larry D. Mann, Paul Kligman, Bernard Cowan, Billie Mae Richards

TV Shows and Videos

The Richard Boone Show (1963)
The Richard Boone Show
As:
Cast
Director:
Lewis Milestone
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ed Asner, Robert Blake, Richard Boone, Lloyd Bochner, Edward Asner
Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans (1957)
Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans
As:
Cast
Genres:
Adventure, Western
Star Cast:
Lon Chaney Jr., John Hart, Bill Walsh, John Vernon
The Gallant Men (1962)
The Gallant Men
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Altman
Genres:
War, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Mako Iwamatsu, Eric Braeden, George Takei, William Reynolds, Kevin Hagen, Robert McQueeney
R.C.M.P. (1959)
R.C.M.P.
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Don Francks, Hugh Webster, Gilles Pelletier, John Perkins
First Performance (1955)
First Performance
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Almond, Rupert Caplan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Leslie Nielsen, Lloyd Bochner, Katharine Blake, Robert Christie, Murray Westgate
Return to Peyton Place (1972)
Return to Peyton Place
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kevin Hagen, Bettye Ackerman, John Carter, Ben Andrews
Blue Light (1966)
Blue Light
As:
Cast
Director:
Walter Grauman, James Goldstone, Gerd Oswald
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Eric Braeden, James Brolin, Robert Goulet, Christine Carère
Space Command (1953)
Space Command
As:
Cast
Role:
Phil Mitchell (unknown episodes)
Director:
Murray Chercover
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
William Shatner, John Howe, Robert Barclay, Joe Austin
On Camera (1954)
On Camera
As:
Cast
Role:
Alfie / ... (12 episodes, 1954-1958)
Director:
Charles Jarrott, Basil Coleman, Paul Almond, Leo Orenstein, Melwyn Breen
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
William Shatner, Donald Pleasence, Ruth Springford, Austin Willis, Joe Austin
The Unforeseen (1958)
The Unforeseen
As:
Cast
Genres:
Horror, Drama, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Timothy Findley, Ron Hartmann, Barry Morse, Eric Clavering
Jason of Star Command (1978)
Jason of Star Command
As:
Cast
Role:
Commander Canarvin (16 episodes, 1978)
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
John Russell, Craig Littler, Sid Haig, Charlie Dell
Série noire (1984)
Série noire
As:
Cast
Director:
Jean-Luc Godard
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Capucine, A. J. Langer, Jean Reno, A.J. Langer, Danielle Darrieux
William Shatner's Star Trek Memories (1995)
William Shatner's Star Trek Memories
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Michael Mahler
Genres:
Documentary, Biography
Star Cast:
William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, Walter Koenig, DeForest Kelley
Skinwalker: Curse of the Shaman (2005)
Skinwalker: Curse of the Shaman
R
As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Stevens Jr.
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Celeste Yarnall, Johnny Legend, Donald Craig, Amanda Paytas