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List of Victor Mature Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Kiss of Death (1947)
25
2
Kiss of Death
25
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Bianco
Director:
Henry Hathaway
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
Richard Widmark, Taylor Holmes, Brian Donlevy, Coleen Gray
2. My Darling Clementine (1946)
20
4
My Darling Clementine
20
4

While on a cattle-drive, the Earp brothers leave youngest James with the cattle after reaching Tombstone, only to find him murdered and their cattle stolen. Determined to avenge James, Wyatt takes job as Town Marshal and often encounters alcoholic Doc Holliday and the brutal Clanton family. As an ornament leads Wyatt to the killer, the Earps get set for a showdown at OK Corral. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Doc Holliday
Director:
Genres:
Western, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Walter Brennan, Henry Fonda, Linda Darnell, Cathy Downs
3. Cry of the City (1948)
20
2
Cry of the City
20
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Candella
Director:
Robert Siodmak
Genres:
Drama, Film-Noir, Crime
Star Cast:
Shelley Winters, Richard Conte, Betty Garde, Fred Clark
4. I Wake Up Screaming (1941)
14
2
I Wake Up Screaming
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Frankie Christopher
Director:
H. Bruce Humberstone
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
Betty Grable, William Gargan, Carole Landis, Laird Cregar
5. The Robe (1953)
22
2
The Robe
22
2

Marcellus, a tribune serving in the Roman Military, is ordered to crucify Jesus Christ. However, after the event, he is haunted by nightmares, and tormented by his guilty conscience. Therefore, he decides to set out on a journey, hoping that he can learn more about Jesus of Nazareth.

As:
Cast
Role:
Demetrius
Director:
Henry Koster
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, Jay Robinson, Michael Rennie, Richard Burton
7. Stella (1950)
13
3
Stella
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jeff DeMarco
Director:
Claude Binyon
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Leif Erickson, Ann Sheridan, David Wayne, Randy Stuart
8. Violent Saturday (1955)
14
3
Violent Saturday
14
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Shelley Martin
Director:
Richard Fleischer
Genres:
Film-Noir, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Ernest Borgnine, Lee Marvin, Richard Egan, Stephen McNally
9. The Long Haul (1957)
13
3
The Long Haul
TV-PG
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Harry Miller
Director:
Ken Hughes
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Diana Dors, Peter Reynolds, Patrick Allen, Gene Anderson
10. Fury at Furnace Creek (1948)
15
3
Fury at Furnace Creek
15
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Cash Blackwell / Tex Cameron
Director:
H. Bruce Humberstone
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Reginald Gardiner, Albert Dekker, Glenn Langan, Coleen Gray
11. Something for the Birds (1952)
13
3
Something for the Birds
13
3

Anner Richards, an environmentalist, travels from California to Washington D.C. to save an endangered bird. She comes across only cynical, unhelpful and corrupt people. Eventually, she comes across two unlikely allies in Steve Bennett and Johnnie Adams. Will she succeed in her mission?

As:
Cast
Role:
Steve Bennett
Director:
Robert Wise
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Patricia Neal, Edmund Gwenn, Gladys Hurlbut, Larry Keating
13. The Last Frontier (1955)
17
2
The Last Frontier
17
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jed Cooper
Director:
Anthony Mann
Genres:
History, Western, Romance
Star Cast:
James Whitmore, Anne Bancroft, Robert Preston, Guy Madison
14. Moss Rose (1947)
13
3
Moss Rose
13
3

A woman is trying to solve the mystery behind her friend’s murder, but soon it seems that she might be the next victim.

As:
Cast
Role:
Michael Drego
Director:
Gregory Ratoff
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Ethel Barrymore, Vincent Price, Peggy Cummins, Margo Woode
15. The Shanghai Gesture (1941)
12
3
The Shanghai Gesture
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Doctor Omar
Director:
Josef von Sternberg
Genres:
Film-Noir, Drama, Crime, Romance, Mystery
Star Cast:
Gene Tierney, Walter Huston, Ona Munson, Phyllis Brooks
17. My Gal Sal (1942)
15
2
My Gal Sal
15
2

This movie chronicles the life of songwriter Paul Dresser, who moves into New York, and starts writing one hit song after another.

As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Dresser
Director:
Irving Cummings
Genres:
Comedy, Biography, Musical
Star Cast:
Rita Hayworth, James Gleason, Carole Landis, John Sutton
19. Footlight Serenade (1942)
14
2
Footlight Serenade
14
2

Footlight Serenade is a musical romantic comedy film which tells the story of Tommy Lundy, a former boxing champion, who becomes involved in a Broadway show.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Tommy Lundy
Director:
Gregory Ratoff
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Jane Wyman, Betty Grable, James Gleason, John Payne, Jane Wyman
20. Million Dollar Mermaid (1952)
12
3
Million Dollar Mermaid
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
James Sullivan
Director:
Mervyn LeRoy
Genres:
Drama, Sport, Musical, Biography
Star Cast:
Walter Pidgeon, Esther Williams, Paul Frees, David Brian
21. Easy Living (1949)
12
2
Easy Living
12
2

This 1949 American drama film tells the story of Pete Wilson, the highest paid professional footballer in his league. Though he wishes to retire due to his age, his wife doesn’t want him to, due to which he has to risk his health. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Pete Wilson
Director:
Jacques Tourneur
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Lucille Ball, Lizabeth Scott, Lloyd Nolan, Sonny Tufts
22. Escort West (1959)
17
2
Escort West
17
2

At the end of the Civil War, an ex Confederate officer and his ten years old daughter embark on a westward journey. At one rest station, they meet two sisters, one of whom is cordial while other is hostile. In time, he resumes his journey; but when he sees a group of Indians carrying liquors from the same rest station he becomes concerned about the sisters.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Lassiter
Director:
Francis D. Lyon
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Slim Pickens, Noah Beery Jr., Faith Domergue, Leo Gordon, Elaine Stewart
23. The Las Vegas Story (1952)
14
2
The Las Vegas Story
14
2

Glamorous Linda Rollins returns to Las Vegas with her wealthy businessman husband. Dismayed by his gambling streak and his insistence that she wears her $150000 necklace, she decides to visit her old spots, where she comes across her former boyfriend, Lt. Dave Andrews. Meanwhile, a fellow passenger tries to befriend her; all these leading to a complex web of murder and deceit. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Dave Andrews
Director:
Robert Stevenson
Genres:
Drama, Film-Noir, Crime
Star Cast:
Jane Russell, Vincent Price, Hoagy Carmichael, Brad Dexter, Jane Russell
25. The Big Circus (1959)
13
3
The Big Circus
13
3

Hank Whirling, owner of the big circus, is facing financial troubles after splitting from his corrupt partner. He tries to get heavy loan, for which he has to appoint their accountant Randy Sherman. But along with dipping finances, when a series of accidents plague the circus, Whirling starts suspecting the presence of some mysterious saboteur who seemed determined to destroy the show.

As:
Cast
Role:
Henry Jasper 'Hank' Whirling
Director:
Joseph M. Newman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Steve Allen, Marion Ross, Peter Lorre, Vincent Price, Rhonda Fleming, Red Buttons, Kathryn Grant
26. Gambling House (1950)
14
2
Gambling House
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marc Fury
Director:
Ted Tetzlaff
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
William Bendix, Terry Moore, Basil Ruysdael, Zachary Charles
27. Song of the Islands (1942)
11
3
Song of the Islands
11
3

Cattle baron Jefferson Harper Sr. sends his son Jeff Harper to the tropical island of Ahmi-Oni to finalize a land deal with Dennis O’Brien. Jeff soon falls in love with O’Brien’s beautiful daughter, Eileen. As soon as Harper Sr. receives the news, he reaches the island to separate the two. Can Jeff and Eileen’s love win over his father’s objections?

As:
Cast
Role:
Jefferson Harper
Director:
Walter Lang
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Betty Grable, Jack Oakie, George Barbier, Thomas Mitchell
28. Androcles and the Lion (1952)
15
2
Androcles and the Lion
15
2

Based on the well-known play of the same name by George Bernard Shaw, this film tells the story of a slave in Ancient Rome who escapes his bonds and flees to the wilderness. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Captain
Director:
Chester Erskine, Nicholas Ray
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Alan Young, Elsa Lanchester, Jean Simmons, Maurice Evans, Robert Newton
29. Wabash Avenue (1950)
13
2
Wabash Avenue
13
2

When Andy Clark discovers that he was cheated by his former business partner Mike, he makes a plan to teach Mike a lesson. He finds an ally in Ruby Summers, who works in Mike’s dance bar.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Andy Clark
Director:
Henry Koster
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Betty Grable, Phil Harris, Reginald Gardiner, James Barton
30. Red, Hot and Blue (1949)
13
2
Red, Hot and Blue
13
2

Eleanor is an actress who is dating many men, including Bunny Harris, unaware of the fact that he is a gangster. Harris is the financier for one of her shows, but when he suddenly gets murdered and is found dead in her apartment, Eleanor finds herself in deep trouble.

As:
Cast
Role:
Danny James
Director:
Genres:
Musical, Romance, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
William Demarest, Betty Hutton, June Havoc, Jane Nigh
31. Betrayed (1954)
14
2
Betrayed
14
2

A war drama film adapted from a screenplay by Ronald Millar and George Froeschel, Betrayed is set in the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II. It revolves around Colonel Pieter Deventer, an intelligence agent of the exiled Dutch government who is now involved in the Dutch resistance movement.

 

As:
Cast
Role:
'The Scarf'
Director:
Gottfried Reinhardt
Genres:
Romance, War, Drama, History, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lana Turner, Clark Gable, Louis Calhern, O.E. Hasse
32. The Glory Brigade (1953)
14
2
The Glory Brigade
14
2

US Army engineer Lt. Pryor and his unit is assigned to work with Greek troops for a mission behind enemy lines during the Korean War. Having a Greek ancestry, initially Pryor is proud, but when his team gets slayed, he blames it on the cowardice of the Greeks. As their uneasy alliance continues, soon the truth proves that appearances can be deceptive. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Sam Pryor
Director:
Robert D. Webb
Genres:
Action, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Lee Marvin, Alexander Scourby, Richard Egan, Nick Dennis
33. Chief Crazy Horse (1955)
14
3
Chief Crazy Horse
TV-PG
14
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Crazy Horse
Director:
George Sherman
Genres:
Western, Biography
Star Cast:
John Lund, Keith Larsen, Suzan Ball, Ray Danton
34. Pickup Alley (1957)
12
2
Pickup Alley
12
2

Pickup Alley is an action thriller crime drama film which tells the story of a U.S. DEA Agent Charles Sturgis who attempts to track down an international narcotics smuggler named Frank McNally. Sturgis has to travel through various countries in order to find and locate his target.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charles Sturgis
Director:
John Gilling
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Anita Ekberg, Trevor Howard, Bonar Colleano, Dorothy Alison
35. Seven Days' Leave (1942)
12
2
Seven Days' Leave
12
2

Johnny Grey is a soldier who is engaged to a singer named Mapy. However, he soon comes to know that he is the heir to a $ 100,000 from his great-grandfather but to claim it, he must marry another woman named Terry Havelock-Allen. He tries to figure out a temporary marriage-of-convenience with her.

As:
Cast
Role:
Johnny Grey
Director:
Tim Whelan
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Lucille Ball, Ginny Simms, Harold Peary, Mapy Cortés
36. China Doll (1958)
13
2
China Doll
13
2

Captain Cliff Brandon is an American pilot fighting against the Japanese during the Second World War in China. One day, he is forced to be the owner of a Chinese housekeeping girl, and eventually they fall in love and get married. However, they are soon separated by a tragedy brought on by the War. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Capt. Cliff Brandon
Director:
Frank Borzage
Genres:
Romance, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Denver Pyle, Ward Bond, Stuart Whitman, Li Hua Li, Bob Mathias
37. Safari (1956)
13
2
Safari
13
2

Set in 1950s’ British Kenya, the story focuses on a settler-hunter, whose family is wiped out in an attack executed by his houseboy, actually a Mau Mau general in disguise. Knowing that he will use his skill to hunt down the insurgent, the police move him to Nairobi and temporarily cancel his hunting license. But he is not the one to give up. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Ken Duffield
Director:
Terence Young
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Janet Leigh, Liam Redmond, John Justin, Roland Culver
38. The Veils of Bagdad (1953)
11
4
The Veils of Bagdad
11
4

Hammam, Pasha of Bagdad, tries to purchase the services of a local leader named Mustapha to unite the hill tribes in order to overthrow the emperor. Therefore, Suleiman, the emperor sends his man Antar, to stop them. Antar eventually falls for a dancer Selima, who wants to avenge her father’s death against Kasseim, Hammam’s right hand man.

As:
Cast
Role:
Antar
Director:
George Sherman
Genres:
Drama, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
James Arness, Virginia Field, Guy Rolfe, Mari Blanchard
39. The Housekeeper's Daughter (1939)
11
3
The Housekeeper's Daughter
11
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Roach
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adolphe Menjou, Joan Bennett, William Gargan, George E. Stone,
40. Tank Force (1958)
13
2
Tank Force
13
2

Tank Force is a war drama film which revolves around Sergeant Daniel Thatcher, who is captured by German forces during the time of the Second World War, as he had attempted to eliminate Joseph Goebbels, Hitler’s right-hand man. Having already lost his wife in a concentrate camp, Thatcher decides not to accept defeat, and tries various attempts to escape.

As:
Cast
Role:
Thatcher
Director:
Terence Young
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Anthony Newley, Leo Genn, Bonar Colleano, Luciana Paluzzi
41. Affair with a Stranger (1953)
11
3
Affair with a Stranger
11
3

The arrival of an actress brings the happily married life of a playwright on the rocks. The film follows the famous couple's story through a series of flashbacks as their friends and acquaintances recollect incidents and rumours from the past.

As:
Cast
Role:
Bill Blakeley
Director:
Roy Rowland
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Jean Simmons, Jane Darwell, Monica Lewis, Linda Douglas
42. One Million B.C. (1940)
12
2
One Million B.C.
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tumak
Director:
Hal Roach, Hal Roach Jr.
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Conrad Nagel, Lon Chaney Jr., Carole Landis, John Hubbard
43. Dangerous Mission (1954)
13
2
Dangerous Mission
13
2

Fearful for her life after accidentally witnessing the murder of a crime boss, a young woman flees to Montana's Glacier National Park. Following her are two men; one is a government agent tasked with bringing her back safely to become an eye witness while other is a heartless killer, sent to silent her forever. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Matt Hallett
Director:
Louis King
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Film-Noir, Mystery
Star Cast:
Vincent Price, William Bendix, Piper Laurie, Betta St. John
44. Captain Caution (1940)
12
2
Captain Caution
12
2

Captain Caution is an action adventure film which tells us the story of a few soldiers who are being held prisoners by the British during the 1812 war. Together they make a plan to escape from captivity.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dan Marvin
Director:
Richard Wallace
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Alan Ladd, Robert Barrat, Leo Carrillo, Bruce Cabot, Louise Platt
45. Timbuktu (1959)
12
3
Timbuktu
TV-PG
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Mike Conway
Director:
Jacques Tourneur
Genres:
Adventure, War, Romance, Action
Star Cast:
John Dehner, Yvonne De Carlo, George Dolenz, Marcia Henderson
46. No, No, Nanette (1940)
11
3
No, No, Nanette
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
William Trainor
Director:
Herbert Wilcox
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Anna Neagle, Richard Carlson, Roland Young, Helen Broderick,
47. The Sharkfighters (1956)
11
2
The Sharkfighters
TV-PG
11
2

The Sharkfighters is an American adventure film which revolves around US Navy scientists who are working to invent a shark repellent in order to protect military personnel down at sea. A senior naval officer Ben Staves, decides to join the project and get it tested on himself amid live sharks. However, he is unaware that the scientists are planning to use an inferior product.                        

As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Cmdr. Ben Staves
Director:
Jerry Hopper
Genres:
War, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Claude Akins, Philip Coolidge, Karen Steele, James Olson
48. Zarak (1956)
10
3
Zarak
10
3

Zarak Khan is the son of a chief, who is caught kissing his father’s youngest wife Salma. He is banished but he soon becomes a bandit chief, as well as an enemy of the British Empire. Soon Major Ingram is assigned to capture Zarak.

As:
Cast
Role:
Zarak Khan
Director:
Terence Young
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Anita Ekberg, Michael Wilding, Bonar Colleano, Eunice Gayson
49. The Bandit of Zhobe (1959)
11
2
The Bandit of Zhobe
11
2

The Bandit of Zhobe is an action adventure film which tells the story of Kasim Khan, a warrior who is arrested by Major Crowley, under suspicion of attacking British troops. He manages to escape eventually, and while he was away, a rival warlord Azhad Khan dresses his troops as British soldiers and attacks Kasim’s village. This tricks Kasim into thinking that the British was behind the attack, and he wages a war on them.

As:
Cast
Role:
Kasim Khan
Director:
John Gilling
Genres:
Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Anthony Newley, Dermot Walsh, Norman Wooland, Anne Aubrey
50. Hannibal (1959)
10
4
Hannibal
10
4

The film begins with the Roman Senate discussing Hannibal, who is traveling towards Rome with his men and elephants. On the way, his troops capture Sylvia, niece of a powerful Roman Senator and the two embark on a torrid love affair. His troops also defeat Rome in an open battle. But very soon the course of history takes a different turn. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Hannibal
Director:
Edgar G. Ulmer, Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia
Genres:
Drama, Action, Adventure, Biography, History, War
Star Cast:
Bud Spencer, Terence Hill, Milly Vitale, Gabriele Ferzetti, Rita Gam, Rik Battaglia
51. I tartari (1961)
11
2
I tartari
11
2

A war breaks out between the Tartars and the Vikings in the harsh landscape of the Russian Steppe, after Oleg, the Viking leader kills the Tartar leader and kidnaps his daughter. The dead man's brother retaliates by holding Oleg’s wife Helga as hostage.

As:
Cast
Role:
Oleg
Director:
Richard Thorpe, Ferdinando Baldi
Genres:
Drama, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Orson Welles, Arnoldo Foà, Liana Orfei, Luciano Marin
52. Every Little Crook and Nanny (1972)
10
3
Every Little Crook and Nanny
PG
10
3

Miss Pool’s life turns upside down after gangsters take over her school to convert it into a betting parlor. To take revenge, she decides to kidnap the son of the gang’s leader by posing as a nanny.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Carmine Ganucci
Director:
Cy Howard
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lynn Redgrave, Pat Morita, Margaret Blye, Paul Sand
53. Firepower (1979)
11
2
Firepower
R
11
2

When a chemist is killed by a letter bomb, his wife suspects his employer, a reclusive billionaire, to be the assassinator. Eventually FBI takes up the case and a former mafia man is hired to track down the suspect in Antigua. The victim’s wife also chips in, helping the team to locate her husband’s murderer. But is revenge her only motive? 

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Winner
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
O. J. Simpson, Sophia Loren, Eli Wallach, James Coburn, O.J. Simpson, Anthony Franciosa
54. Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976)
9
1
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood
PG
9
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

TV Movie(s)

1. Samson and Delilah (1984)
14
2
Samson and Delilah
14
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Lee Philips
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Max von Sydow, Maria Schell, Clive Revill, Stephen Macht

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