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List of John Drew Barrymore Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Arms of the Avenger (1963)
14
2
Arms of the Avenger
14
2
Starring:
Scilla Gabel, Giacomo Rossi Stuart, Mario Pisu, Michel Lemoine
Directed By:
Leopoldo Savona
2. While the City Sleeps (1956)
15
2
While the City Sleeps
15
2
Starring:
Vincent Price, Thomas Mitchell, George Sanders, Dana Andrews
Directed By:
3. The Christine Keeler Story (1963)
12
2
The Christine Keeler Story
GP
12
2
Role:
Dr. Stephen Ward
Starring:
Mel Welles, Alicia Brandet, Yvonne Buckingham, Peter Prowse
Directed By:
Robert Spafford
4. The Big Night (1951)
11
2
The Big Night
TV-PG
11
2
Role:
George La Main (as John Barrymore Jr.)
Starring:
Preston Foster, Dorothy Comingore, Joan Lorring, Howard St. John,
Directed By:
Joseph Losey
5. The Pharaohs' Woman (1960)
11
2
The Pharaohs' Woman
11
2
Role:
Sabaku prince of Bubastis
Starring:
Armando Francioli, Linda Cristal, Pierre Brice, Lilli Lembo
Directed By:
Viktor Tourjansky
6. I'll See You in Hell (1960)
11
2
I'll See You in Hell
11
2
Role:
Walter
Starring:
Massimo Serato, Eva Bartok, Renato Chiantoni, Antonio Pierfederici
Directed By:
Piero Regnoli
7. Night of the Quarter Moon (1959)
11
2
Night of the Quarter Moon
11
2

A young man returns to his family with his new bride. However, his family is not happy with the woman he has chosen, as she is of mixed race. His socialite mother is determined to get their marriage annulled.

Role:
Roderic 'Chuck' Nelson
Starring:
Directed By:
Hugo Haas
8. High School Confidential! (1958)
11
2
High School Confidential!
11
2

Police officer, Mike Wilson, poses as a student named Tony Baker to infiltrate a high school plagued by a narcotics ring. As Tony grows closer to marijuana-using student Joan Staples, he learns more about the real dealer, ‘Mr. A’. With great risk to his own life, he and undercover cop, Quinn, bring down the criminals. 

Role:
J. I. Coleridge
Starring:
Michael Landon, Jan Sterling, Russ Tamblyn, Mamie Van Doren
Directed By:
Jack Arnold
9. The Shadow on the Window (1957)
11
2
The Shadow on the Window
11
2

The Shadow on the Window is a crime drama film which revolves around a woman who is kidnapped from a farmhouse by three thugs. However, soon, the woman’s estranged husband, who is a police detective, starts to investigate the case and tries to find her.

Role:
Jess Reber (as John Barrymore Jr.)
Starring:
Jerry Mathers, Philip Carey, Betty Garrett, Corey Allen
Directed By:
William Asher
10. A Game of Crime (1964)
11
2
A Game of Crime
11
2
Role:
Paul Morand
Starring:
Lisa Gastoni, Umberto D'Orsi, Jean Claudio, Luisa Rivelli
Directed By:
Romano Ferrara
11. The Trojan Horse (1961)
11
2
The Trojan Horse
11
2
Role:
Ulysses
Starring:
Steve Reeves, Edy Vessel, Juliette Mayniel, Lidia Alfonsi
Directed By:
Giorgio Ferroni
12. Baby Blue Marine (1976)
10
2
Baby Blue Marine
PG
10
2

Baby Blue Marine is a drama film which takes us to the time of the Second World War. A would-be Marine is sent back after he fails basic training. He soon finds himself in a small town in Colorado, and deceives them into thinking that he is a war hero.

Starring:
Richard Gere, Bert Remsen, Dana Elcar, Jan-Michael Vincent, Katherine Helmond
Directed By:
John D. Hancock
13. The Sundowners (1950)
10
2
The Sundowners
10
2
Starring:
John Litel, Robert Preston, Robert Sterling, Cathy Downs, Chill Wills
Directed By:
George Templeton
14. The Cossacks (1960)
9
2
The Cossacks
9
2
Role:
Jamal
Starring:
Edmund Purdom, Giorgia Moll, Pierre Brice, Elena Zareschi
Directed By:
Viktor Tourjansky, Giorgio Venturini
15. The Night They Killed Rasputin (1960)
9
2
The Night They Killed Rasputin
9
2
Role:
Prince Felix Yousoupoff
Starring:
Edmund Purdom, Gianna Maria Canale, Ugo Sasso, Jany Clair
Directed By:
Pierre Chenal
16. Thunderbirds (1952)
9
2
Thunderbirds
9
2

Gil and Tom are best friends living in a small town in Oklahama. They both serve together in the National Guard. After the Pearl Harbor attack, their lives take a turn as they are called for active duty.

Role:
Pvt. Tom McCreery (as John Barrymore Jr.)
Starring:
Slim Pickens, Mona Freeman, John Derek, Gene Evans, Eileen Christy
Directed By:
John H. Auer
17. High Lonesome (1950)
9
2
High Lonesome
9
2
Role:
Cooncat (as John Barrymore Jr.)
Starring:
John Archer, Chill Wills, Kristine Miller, Lois Butler
Directed By:
Alan Le May
18. Never Love a Stranger (1958)
9
2
Never Love a Stranger
9
2

Never Love a Stranger is a romantic drama crime film which tells the story of an orphan who was raised in the Catholic faith, in an orphanage. He soon gets romantically involved with the maid of his Jewish friend. He comes to know that he is Jewish as well. However, when he learns that due to this, he will be removed from the orphanage, he decides to run away and turns to a life of crime.  

Role:
Francis 'Frankie' Kane
Starring:
Steven McQueen, Steve McQueen, Robert Bray, Lita Milan, Salem Ludwig
Directed By:
Robert Stevens
19. Pontius Pilate (1962)
9
2
Pontius Pilate
PG-13
9
2

This Italian drama film revolves around the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, told from the point of view of Pontius Pilate, Roman governor.

Starring:
Jeanne Crain, Basil Rathbone, Massimo Serato, Jean Marais, Jeanne Crain
Directed By:
Irving Rapper, Gian Paolo Callegari
20. Death on the Fourposter (1964)
9
2
Death on the Fourposter
9
2
Role:
Anthony
Starring:
Antonella Lualdi, Gloria Milland, Michel Lemoine, Luisa Rivelli
Directed By:
Jean Josipovici, Ambrogio Molteni
21. Quebec (1951)
9
2
Quebec
9
2
Role:
Mark Douglas (as John Barrymore Jr.)
Starring:
Patric Knowles, John Hoyt, Corinne Calvet, Barbara Rush,
Directed By:
George Templeton
22. Invasion 1700 (1962)
8
2
Invasion 1700
8
2
Starring:
Jeanne Crain, Akim Tamiroff, Pierre Brice, Raoul Grassilli
Directed By:
Fernando Cerchio
23. The Centurion (1961)
8
2
The Centurion
8
2
Role:
Diaeus
Starring:
Jacques Sernas, Gianna Maria Canale, Gordon Mitchell, Geneviève Grad
Directed By:
Mario Costa
24. The Clones (1973)
8
2
The Clones
PG
8
2
Starring:
Stanley Adams, Michael Greene, Otis Young, Gregory Sierra
Directed By:
Lamar Card, Paul Hunt
25. Rome Against Rome (1964)
7
2
Rome Against Rome
7
2
Role:
Aderbad
Starring:
Mino Doro, Ettore Manni, Ida Galli, Susy Andersen
Directed By:
Giuseppe Vari

TV Movie(s)

1. This Savage Land (1969)
10
2
This Savage Land
G
10
2
Starring:
George C. Scott, Barry Sullivan, Glenn Corbett, Andrew Prine
Directed By:
Vincent McEveety
2. Winchester 73 (1967)
9
2
Winchester 73
9
2
Role:
Preacher
Starring:
Joan Blondell, Dan Duryea, Tom Tryon, John Saxon
Directed By:
Herschel Daugherty

TV Shows and Videos

Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1951)
Schlitz Playhouse of Stars
Starring:
James Stewart, James Dean, Lee Marvin, Mickey Rooney, Charlton Heston, David Niven, Burt Reynolds
Directed By:
Roy Kellino, Jus Addiss, Robert Florey, John Brahm, Ted Post
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1958)
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse
Starring:
Cliff Robertson, Joan Fontaine, Trevor Howard, Lucille Ball, Rory Calhoun, Carl Reiner, James Whitmore
Directed By:
Jerry Thorpe, Claudio Guzmán, Allen H. Miner, Allen Reisner, Douglas Heyes
Playhouse 90 (1956)
Playhouse 90
Starring:
Anne Bancroft, Robert Duvall, William Shatner, Warren Beatty, Errol Flynn, Elizabeth Montgomery, Buster Keaton
Directed By:
John Frankenheimer, Franklin J. Schaffner, Ralph Nelson, Vincent J. Donehue, Arthur Hiller
The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955)
The 20th Century-Fox Hour
Starring:
Carolyn Jones, Robert Wagner, Alexis Smith, Fred MacMurray, Raymond Burr, Denver Pyle, Joanne Woodward
Directed By:
Lewis Allen, Jules Bricken, Albert S. Rogell, Robert Stevenson, Ted Post
Matinee Theatre (1955)
Matinee Theatre
Starring:
Zsa Zsa Gabor, Roger Moore, Jack Nicholson, Rita Moreno, Dennis Hopper, Steve Allen, Alan Young
Directed By:
Lamont Johnson, Walter Grauman, Boris Sagal, Allan A. Buckhantz, Sherman Marks
The Wild Wild West (1965)
The Wild Wild West
Starring:
Sorrell Booke, Harry Dean Stanton, Don Rickles, Ed Asner, Dawn Wells, Keenan Wynn, Katharine Ross
Directed By:
Michael Caffey, Charles R. Rondeau, Irving J. Moore, Bernard McEveety, Alan Crosland Jr.
Rawhide (1959)
Rawhide
Starring:
Buddy Ebsen, Dick Van Patten, Leslie Nielsen, Werner Klemperer, Peter Lorre, Bobby Troup, Barbara Stanwyck
Directed By:
Thomas Carr, Ted Post, Christian Nyby, Harmon Jones, Jesse Hibbs
Gunsmoke (1955)
Gunsmoke
TV-PG
Starring:
Sam Elliott, Tom Skerritt, Cicely Tyson, Karen Grassle, Joyce Bulifant, Angie Dickinson, Richard Chamberlain
Directed By:
Andrew V. McLaglen, Harry Harris, Ted Post, Bernard McEveety, Vincent McEveety
Run for Your Life (1965)
Run for Your Life
Starring:
Bobby Darin, Cloris Leachman, Eric Braeden, Celeste Holm, Jack Palance, Tippi Hedren, Ernest Borgnine
Directed By:
Leo Penn, Alexander Singer, Leslie H. Martinson, Richard Benedict, Alf Kjellin
Kung Fu (1972)
Kung Fu
Starring:
Don Johnson, Jodie Foster, David Carradine, Harrison Ford, Eddie Albert, Tina Louise, Robert Urich
Directed By:
Richard Lang, Jerry Thorpe, Marc Daniels, Harry Harris, John Llewellyn Moxey
Jericho (1966)
Jericho
Starring:
Tom Bosley, James Doohan, Eric Braeden, Peter Mark Richman, Marino Masé, John Leyton
Wagon Train (1957)
Wagon Train
Starring:
John Wayne, Leonard Nimoy, Bette Davis, Ryan O'Neal, Lou Costello, John Carradine, Lorne Greene
Directed By:
Virgil W. Vogel, Joseph Pevney, Jerry Hopper, Allen H. Miner, Herschel Daugherty
The Road West (1966)
The Road West
Starring:
Peggy Lipton, Kurt Russell, Gena Rowlands, Gavin MacLeod, Cloris Leachman, Keenan Wynn, George C. Scott
Directed By:
Vincent McEveety, Paul Stanley, Paul Henreid
Climax! (1954)
Climax!
Starring:
Shelley Winters, Eva Gabor, Claude Akins, Don Ameche, Art Carney, Sterling Holloway, Dorothy McGuire
Directed By:
Buzz Kulik, Allen Reisner, John Frankenheimer, Paul Nickell, Jack Smight
Dundee and the Culhane (1967)
Dundee and the Culhane
Starring:
Charles Bronson, Gus Trikonis, Sir John Mills, John Mills, Sean Garrison
Directed By:
Charles R. Rondeau, Alf Kjellin, Jeffrey Hayden, Gunnar Hellström, Boris Sagal