John Huston

Biography

John Marcellus Huston (August 5, 1906 – August 28, 1987) was an American film director, screenwriter, actor, and visual artist. He wrote the screenplays for most of the 37 feature films he directed, many of which are today considered classics: The Maltese Falcon (1941), The Treasure of the Sierra Ma...

38 titles Directing Acting Writing

7.4

The Dead

1987 · Director

6.8

Prizzi's Honor

1985 · Director

7.1

Under the Volcano

1984 · Director

6.5

Annie

1982 · Director

6.6

Escape to Victory

1981 · Director

3.8

Phobia

1980 · Director

7.2

Wise Blood

1980 · Director

7.9

The Man Who Would Be King

1975 · Director

6.4

The MacKintosh Man

1973 · Director

7.4

Fat City

1972 · Director

6.4

The Kremlin Letter

1970 · Director

5.9

Sinful Davey

1969 · Director

6.3

A Walk with Love and Death

1969 · Director

5.2

Casino Royale

1967 · Director

6.9

Reflections in a Golden Eye

1967 · Director

6.3

The Bible: In the Beginning...

1966 · Director

7.8

The Night of the Iguana

1964 · Director

7.0

The List of Adrian Messenger

1963 · Director

7.3

Freud: The Secret Passion

1962 · Director

7.4

The Misfits

1961 · Director

6.7

The Unforgiven

1960 · Director

6.5

The Roots of Heaven

1958 · Director

5.6

The Barbarian and the Geisha

1958 · Director

7.4

Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison

1957 · Director

7.4

Moby Dick

1956 · Director

6.6

Beat the Devil

1953 · Director

7.1

Moulin Rouge

1952 · Director

7.9

The African Queen

1952 · Director

7.3

The Red Badge of Courage

1951 · Director

7.9

The Asphalt Jungle

1950 · Director

6.7

We Were Strangers

1949 · Director

8.3

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

1948 · Director

7.9

Key Largo

1948 · Director

5.9

On Our Merry Way

1948 · Director

7.5

In This Our Life

1942 · Director

6.9

Across the Pacific

1942 · Director

8.1

The Maltese Falcon

1941 · Director

34 titles Directing Acting Writing

7.1

The Other Side of the Wind

2018 · J.J. "Jake" Hannaford

7.2

Mr. Corbett's Ghost

1987 · Soul Collector

6.6

Momo

1986 · Meister Hora

6.5

The Black Cauldron

1985 · Narrator (voice)

5.7

Epic

1985 · The Narrator (US version)

5.0

Lovesick

1983 · Larry Geller, M.D.

6.2

A Minor Miracle

1983 · Father Cardenas

6.6

Cannery Row

1982 · Narrator

7.2

Wise Blood

1980 · Grandfather

4.6

Head On

1980 · Clarke Hill

5.7

The Return of the King

1980 · Gandalf

4.3

Jaguar Lives!

1979 · Ralph Richards

5.0

The Visitor Stridulum

1979 · Jerzy Colsowicz

6.2

Winter Kills

1979 · Pa Kegan

4.3

The Bermuda Triangle

1978 · Edward

4.8

The Biggest Battle Il grande attacco

1978 · Sean O'Hara

6.8

The Hobbit

1977 · Gandalf the Grey

3.6

Tentacles Tentacoli

1977 · Ned Turner

7.3

Hollywood on Trial

1976 · Narrator

5.8

Sherlock Holmes in New York

1976 · Professor Moriarty

7.0

The Wind and the Lion

1975 · John Hay

6.2

Breakout

1975 · Harris Wagner

8.2

Chinatown

1974 · Noah Cross

5.5

Battle for the Planet of the Apes

1973 · The Lawgiver

7.0

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean

1972 · Grizzly Adams

6.9

Man in the Wilderness

1971 · Captain Filmore Henry

6.4

The Kremlin Letter

1970 · The Admiral

4.3

Myra Breckinridge

1970 · Buck Loner

6.2

The Deserter La spina dorsale del diavolo

1970 · General Miles

3.4

De Sade

1969 · The Abbe

6.3

A Walk with Love and Death

1969 · Robert the Elder

5.4

Candy

1968 · Dr. Arnold Dunlap

5.2

Casino Royale

1967 · M / General MacTarry

6.7

The Cardinal

1963 · Kardinal Glennon

7.3

Freud: The Secret Passion

1962 · Narrator

7.4

Moby Dick

1956 · Barman

7.1

Hell's Heroes

1929 · Bit Role

24 titles Directing Acting Writing

5.9

Mr. North

1988 · Writer

7.9

The Man Who Would Be King

1975 · Screenplay

6.4

The Kremlin Letter

1970 · Writer

7.8

The Night of the Iguana

1964 · Screenplay

7.4

Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison

1957 · Screenplay

7.4

Moby Dick

1956 · Screenplay

6.6

Beat the Devil

1953 · Screenplay

7.9

The African Queen

1952 · Screenplay

7.1

Moulin Rouge

1952 · Screenplay

7.3

The Red Badge of Courage

1951 · Writer

7.9

The Asphalt Jungle

1950 · Screenplay

6.7

We Were Strangers

1949 · Screenplay

7.9

Key Largo

1948 · Screenplay

8.3

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

1948 · Screenplay

7.0

Three Strangers

1946 · Screenplay

7.6

High Sierra

1941 · Screenplay

8.1

The Maltese Falcon

1941 · Screenplay

7.8

Sergeant York

1941 · Screenplay

7.5

Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet

1940 · Screenplay

7.3

Juarez

1939 · Screenplay

7.6

Jezebel

1938 · Screenplay

7.0

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse

1938 · Screenplay

5.4

It Happened in Paris

1935 · Writer

5.3

Death Drives Through

1935 · Story

6.9

Law and Order

1932 · Adaptation

7.0

A House Divided

1931 · Writer

5.0

The Storm

1930 · Dialogue