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List of Milton Berle Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

2. It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963)
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2
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World
15
2

This action adventure comedy film revolves around a group of greedy people who hear about a hidden stash of loot. Soon they embark on an adventurous journey through the countryside in search of the buried treasure. 

As:
Cast
Role:
J. Russell Finch
Director:
Stanley Kramer
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Comedy, Crime
3. Bob Hope's 30th Anniversary Special (1981)
13
2
Bob Hope's 30th Anniversary Special
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Kip Walton
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bob Hope, George Burns, Lucille Ball, Glen Campbell
4. The Muppet Movie (1979)
14
2
The Muppet Movie
G
14
2

The Muppet Movie is a musical road comedy film, which tells the story of Kermit the Frog, who is told by a talent agent, to try his luck in Hollywood. He soon sets out on a journey to Los Angeles, California, but on the way, he is pursued by an entrepreneur who wants him to be a new spokesperson for his restaurant.

As:
Cast
Director:
James Frawley
Genres:
Musical, Family, Comedy, Adventure
5. Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
12
2
Broadway Danny Rose
PG
12
2

Broadway Danny Rose is a comedy film which tells us the story of a talent agent who tries to reconcile his client, who is a lounge singer, with his mistress. However, he is mistaken by a jealous gangster to be her lover.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Nick Apollo Forte, Sandy Baron, Corbett Monica
6. Tess of the Storm Country (1922)
11
2
Tess of the Storm Country
11
2

Tess of the Storm Country is a silent drama film which tells the story of a woman who claims an illegitimate child as her own. However, due to this, she faces social ostracism. 

As:
Cast
Director:
John S. Robertson
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Mary Pickford, David Torrence, Forrest Robinson, Gloria Hope
7. Over My Dead Body (1942)
11
3
Over My Dead Body
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jason Cordry
Director:
Malcolm St. Clair
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
William B. Davidson, Reginald Denny, Mary Beth Hughes, Frank Orth
8. Sun Valley Serenade (1941)
11
2
Sun Valley Serenade
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nifty Allen
Director:
H. Bruce Humberstone
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Romance
Star Cast:
Dorothy Dandridge, Lynn Bari, John Payne, Sonja Henie, Glenn Miller
10. The Mark of Zorro (1920)
11
2
The Mark of Zorro
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Fred Niblo
Genres:
Western, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Claire McDowell, Charles Hill Mailes, Noah Beery, Marguerite De La Motte
11. Who's Minding the Mint? (1967)
11
2
Who's Minding the Mint?
11
2

A mint worker accidentally drops $50,000 in new currency into a bag and disposes it into a garbage bin along with an inedible piece of fudge given to him by one of his lady co-workers. Later he realizes his mistake and realizes that only way out for him is to reprint the entire amount. So he decides to break in, but knows that he cannot do it alone. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Luther Burton
Director:
Howard Morris
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Winfield, Bob Denver, Walter Brennan, Dorothy Provine, Jim Hutton
12. Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1917)
11
2
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
11
2

Based on Kate Douglas’ novel, the movie follows Rebecca Randall, a high-spirited young farm girl, who is sent to live with her strict aunt. There she falls in love with Adam who she agrees to marry when she attains the age. Eventually, she is sent to boarding school and develops into a beautiful young lady. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Marshall Neilan
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Mary Pickford, Charles Ogle, Eugene O'Brien, Helen Jerome Eddy
13. Little Lord Fauntleroy (1921)
11
2
Little Lord Fauntleroy
11
2

Cedric is a young boy living in New York City with his widowed mother. He receives a news that he is the long-lost heir of the Earl of Dorincourt, who has made him the heir of his estate after his last surviving son passed away in a road mishap. Therefore, Cedric travels to England with his mother to claim his title, but difficulties await him.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jack Pickford, Alfred E. Green
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mary Pickford, Kate Price, James A. Marcus, Claude Gillingwater
14. A Gentleman at Heart (1942)
11
2
A Gentleman at Heart
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lucky Cullen
Director:
Ray McCarey
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
J. Carrol Naish, Cesar Romero, Carole Landis, Richard Derr
15. The Great American Broadcast (1941)
10
2
The Great American Broadcast
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Archie Mayo
Genres:
Sport, Romance, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Jack Oakie, Alice Faye, Cesar Romero, John Payne
16. Tall, Dark and Handsome (1941)
10
2
Tall, Dark and Handsome
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Frosty Welch
Director:
H. Bruce Humberstone
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Charlotte Greenwood, Cesar Romero, Virginia Gilmore, Sheldon Leonard
17. Fanchon, the Cricket (1915)
10
2
Fanchon, the Cricket
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
James Kirkwood
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mary Pickford, Lottie Pickford, Russell Bassett, Jack Standing
18. Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985)
11
2
Pee-wee's Big Adventure
PG
11
2

Pee-wee Herman, an eccentric man-child gets his beloved bike stolen in broad daylight. Therefore, he sets out across the US, on an adventure in order to find it back. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Family
Star Cast:
Phil Hartman, Cassandra Peterson, James Brolin, Tim Burton, Paul Reubens, Elizabeth Daily, Mark Holton
20. The Bellboy (1960)
10
2
The Bellboy
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jerry Lewis, Alex Gerry, Bob Clayton, Sonnie Sands
21. The Ladies Man (1961)
10
2
The Ladies Man
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jerry Lewis, George Raft, Kathleen Freeman, Helen Traubel, Pat Stanley
23. Radio City Revels (1938)
10
2
Radio City Revels
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Benjamin Stoloff
Genres:
Musical, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Victor Moore, Jack Oakie, Bob Burns, Kenny Baker
25. Whispering Ghosts (1942)
10
2
Whispering Ghosts
10
2

Along with his sidekick, an actor who plays a detective for a radio show try to solve the murder of a sea captain that was committed years ago.

As:
Cast
Role:
H.H. Van Buren
Director:
Alfred L. Werker
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
John Carradine, Willie Best, John Shelton, Brenda Joyce
26. Rise and Shine (1941)
9
2
Rise and Shine
9
2

Rise and Shine is a musical romantic comedy sports film which revolves around the story of a college president, a gambling gangster and a cheerleder, who must work together, after a football star gets kidnapped by a gang.

As:
Cast
Role:
Seabiscuit
Director:
Allan Dwan
Genres:
Sport, Crime, Romance, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Walter Brennan, Jack Oakie, George Murphy, Linda Darnell
27. Smorgasbord (1983)
9
2
Smorgasbord
PG
9
2

Warren Nefron, a geek, is a hapless failure at anything and everything he tries, even his suicide attempts fail miserably. Finally, he takes help of a psychiatrist and tells him about his life’s troubles. Nefron gets cured with the help of hypnosis, but to the horror of the psychiatrist, he realizes that, with transference, he now has the same issues as Nefhron.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Ms. Sultry
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jerry Lewis, Sammy Davis Jr., Herb Edelman, Foster Brooks
28. Always Leave Them Laughing (1949)
9
2
Always Leave Them Laughing
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kipling 'Kip' Cooper
Director:
Roy Del Ruth
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Alan Hale, Bert Lahr, Virginia Mayo, Ruth Roman
29. Poppin' the Cork (1933)
9
2
Poppin' the Cork
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elmer Brown
Director:
Jack White
Genres:
Short, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Norma Taylor, Mary Cole, Gertrude Mudge, Henry King
30. Margin for Error (1943)
9
2
Margin for Error
9
2

Margin for Error is a war drama comedy film which tells the story of a Jewish patrolman, who is quite upset to learn that he has been assigned the task of guarding a Nazi diplomat.

As:
Cast
Role:
Moe Finkelstein
Director:
Genres:
War, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Otto Preminger, Joan Bennett, Carl Esmond, Howard Freeman
31. The Happening (1967)
9
2
The Happening
9
2

A few bored friends use toy guns to prank others, and they eventually end up abducting a mafia kingpin. They demand $200k for his release, but none of his associates seem interested. Therefore, the mafia boss decides to switch sides, and joins the teenagers to teach all his former associates a lesson.

As:
Cast
Director:
Elliot Silverstein
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Faye Dunaway, Anthony Quinn, Martha Hyer, George Maharis
32. Lepke (1975)
9
2
Lepke
R
9
2

Louis Buchalter, who is a well-known leader of America’s underworld, becomes the head of a notorious organization known as Murder, Inc.

As:
Cast
Director:
Menahem Golan
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Tony Curtis, Michael Callan, Anjanette Comer, Warren Berlinger
33. New Faces of 1937 (1937)
9
2
New Faces of 1937
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Wallington Wedge
Director:
Leigh Jason
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Joe Penner, Harriet Nelson, Harry Parke, William Brady
34. The Oscar (1966)
8
2
The Oscar
8
2

Adapted from Richard Sale’s novel, the movie tells the tale of an actor, Frank Fane, who desperately desires to reach the top and win at the Academy Awards. In his ambitious pursuit, he ignores the difference between right and wrong and also manipulates those close to him including his best friend, acting coach, agent and girlfriend. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kappy Kapstetter
Director:
Russell Rouse
Genres:
Drama
36. Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? (1969)
8
2
Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness?
X
8
2

In order to forget Mercy Humppe, and find true happiness with his wife, Merkin, a film star, decides to watch an autobiographical movie of himself which shows his life, growth and moral decay. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Goodtime Eddie Filth
Director:
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Anthony Newley, Joan Collins, Bruce Forsyth, Alexander Newley, Tara Newley
37. Don't Worry, We'll Think of a Title (1966)
8
2
Don't Worry, We'll Think of a Title
8
2

This American comedy film tells the story of a few foreign spies who mistake a diner cook for a Soviet astronaut. The cook must now evade capture as well as prove his identity before it is too late.

As:
Cast
Director:
Harmon Jones
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
38. For Singles Only (1968)
7
1
For Singles Only
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Arthur Dreifuss
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mary Ann Mobley, Peter Mark Richman, John Saxon, Lana Wood
39. Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976)
7
1
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood
PG
7
1

Known for the large number of cameo appearances by Hollywood's golden age actors and actresses, the movie is loosely based on the film debut of Rin Tin Tin, a male German shepherd, who follows an aspiring actress to Hollywood; but himself becomes an international star. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Winner
Genres:
Comedy
40. Fozzie's Muppet Scrapbook (1985)
12
2
Fozzie's Muppet Scrapbook
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Peter Harris
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Frank Oz, Jim Henson, Richard Hunt, Beverly Sills
41. Driving Me Crazy (1991)
5
1
Driving Me Crazy
PG
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Hotel Clerk
Director:
Jon Turteltaub
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
George Harris Kennedy, Jr, Billy Dee Williams, George Kennedy, Dom DeLuise, Steve Kanaly

TV Movie(s)

1. NBC: The First Fifty Years - A Closer Look (1976)
12
2
NBC: The First Fifty Years - A Closer Look
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Greg Garrison
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Lucille Ball, Orson Welles, Jack Albertson, Johnny Carson
3. Seven in Darkness (1969)
11
2
Seven in Darkness
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sam Fuller
Director:
Michael Caffey
Genres:
Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Dina Merrill, Lesley Ann Warren, Michael Fox, Bill Dyer
5. The Legend of Valentino (1975)
8
2
The Legend of Valentino
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jesse Lasky
Director:
Melville Shavelson
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Franco Nero, Lesley Ann Warren, Suzanne Pleshette, Judd Hirsch
6. George Burns Celebrates 80 Years in Show Business (1983)
13
3
George Burns Celebrates 80 Years in Show Business
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Walter C. Miller
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ann-Margret, George Burns, Red Buttons, Johnny Carson
7. Kenan & Kel: Two Heads Are Better Than None (2000)
11
2
Kenan & Kel: Two Heads Are Better Than None
TV-Y7
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Grossman
Genres:
Horror, Fantasy, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kenan Thompson, Kel Mitchell, Ken Foree, Vanessa Baden
8. Jonathan Winters: On the Ledge (1987)
11
2
Jonathan Winters: On the Ledge
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jonathan's Father
Director:
Peter Ferrara
Star Cast:
Phyllis Diller, Robin Williams, Lee Meriwether, Martin Mull
9. The Chevy Chase National Humor Test (1979)
9
2
The Chevy Chase National Humor Test
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself / Celebrity Loan Officer
Director:
Tom Trbovich
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
10. Side by Side (1988)
9
2
Side by Side
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Abe Mercer
Director:
Jack Bender
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sid Caesar, Danny Thomas, Marjorie Lord, Morey Amsterdam
11. Off Your Rocker (1982)
8
2
Off Your Rocker
PG
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Henry Foster
Director:
Morley Markson, Larry Pall
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dorothy Malone, Red Buttons, Lou Jacobi, Helen Shaver

Animation(s)

Jingle Bell Rock (1995)
Jingle Bell Rock
As:
Cast
Role:
Jerry Labello (voice)
Director:
Michael Hefferon, Paul F. Quinn
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Eric Pospisil, Don Brown, Brian Drummond, Edward Diaz
Journey Back to Oz (1972)
Journey Back to Oz
G
Plot:

A tornado in Kansas causes a girl named Dorothy to become unconscious, and she re-appears in the Land of Oz.  She encounters the cousin of the Wicked Witch of the West, who is attacking the Emerald City, with an army of monstrous green elephants. 

As:
Cast
Role:
The Cowardly Lion (voice)
Director:
Hal Sutherland
Genres:
Animation, Musical, Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy
Storybook (1996)
Storybook
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Illuzor
Director:
Lorenzo Doumani
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Animation, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:

TV Shows and Videos

The Hollywood Palace (1964)
The Hollywood Palace
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Host / ... (17 episodes, 1965-1970)
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Jimmy Durante, Raquel Welch, Sid Caesar, Bing Crosby, Jim Henson
The Milton Berle Show (1966)
The Milton Berle Show
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Host (7 episodes, 1966)
Director:
Mark Goode
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bruce Lee, Adam West, Steve Allen, Donna Loren, Irving Benson
The Milton Berle Show (1958)
The Milton Berle Show
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Host / ... (22 episodes, 1958-1959)
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (1948)
Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Himself - Host (234 episodes, 1948-1956)
Director:
Sid Smith, Milton Berle, Greg Garrison, Edmund L. Cashman
Genres:
Comedy, Family
The Alan Young Show (1950)
The Alan Young Show
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alan Young, Polly Bergen, Joseph Kearns, Tom Mahoney
Fudge (1995)
Fudge
As:
Cast
Director:
Anson Williams, Kristoffer Tabori, Frank Bonner, Lynn Hamrick, Scott White
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Brenda Song, Eve Plumb, Florence Henderson, Jake Richardson, Luke Tarsitano
Ratt: Round and Round (1984)
Ratt: Round and Round
As:
Cast
Role:
Husband / Wife
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Warren Demartini, Robbin Crosby, Lisa Dean, Stephen Pearcy
The Popsicle Parade of Stars (1950)
The Popsicle Parade of Stars
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Host (1 episode, 1950)
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Groucho Marx, Fanny Brice, Verna Raymond, Hanley Stafford

Milton Berle Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Winner Most Outstanding Kinescope Personality 1950