John Huston

Biography

John Marcellus Huston (August 5, 1906 – August 28, 1987) was an American film director, screenwriter and actor. He wrote most of the 37 feature films he directed, many of which are today considered classics: The Maltese Falcon (1941), The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948), Key Largo (1948), The As...

39 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

1979 · 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

6.2

A Walk with Love and Death

1969 · Director

6.9

Reflections in a Golden Eye

1967 · Director

5.2

Casino Royale

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

1951 · Director

7.3

The Red Badge of Courage

1951 · Director

7.9

The Asphalt Jungle

1950 · Director

6.7

We Were Strangers

1949 · Director

5.9

On Our Merry Way

1948 · Director

8.3

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

1948 · Director

7.9

Key Largo

1948 · Director

6.7

Tunisian Victory

1944 · Director

6.9

Across the Pacific

1942 · Director

7.5

In This Our Life

1942 · Director

8.1

The Maltese Falcon

1941 · Director

32 titles Directing Acting Writing

7.3

The Other Side of the Wind

2018 · J.J. "Jake" Hannaford

7.2

Mr. Corbett's Ghost

1987 · Soul Collector

6.2

A Minor Miracle

1986 · Father Cardenas

6.6

Momo

1986 · Meister Hora

5.6

Epic

1985 · The Narrator (US version)

6.5

The Black Cauldron

1985 · Narrator (voice)

5.0

Lovesick

1983 · Larry Geller, M.D.

5.7

The Return of the King

1980 · Gandalf

4.6

Head On

1980 · Clarke Hill

5.0

The Visitor Stridulum

1979 · Jerzy Colsowicz

7.2

Wise Blood

1979 · Grandfather

6.2

Winter Kills

1979 · Pa Kegan

4.3

Jaguar Lives!

1979 · Ralph Richards

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

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

6.2

The Deserter La spina dorsale del diavolo

1970 · General Miles

4.3

Myra Breckinridge

1970 · Buck Loner

6.4

The Kremlin Letter

1970 · The Admiral

3.5

De Sade

1969 · The Abbe

6.2

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

7.0

The List of Adrian Messenger

1963 · Lord Ashton

7.4

Moby Dick

1956 · Barman

7.2

Hell's Heroes

1929 · Bit Role

26 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

7.1

Moulin Rouge

1952 · Screenplay

7.9

The African Queen

1951 · 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

5.9

Know Your Enemy - Japan

1945 · Writer

8.1

The Maltese Falcon

1941 · Screenplay

7.8

Sergeant York

1941 · Screenplay

7.6

High Sierra

1941 · Screenplay

7.5

Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet

1940 · Screenplay

7.3

Juarez

1939 · Screenplay

7.7

Wuthering Heights

1939 · Screenplay

7.0

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse

1938 · Screenplay

7.6

Jezebel

1938 · Screenplay

5.5

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

5.7

The Storm

1930 · Dialogue