Watchworthy

The Best Peter Strauss Movies 

Reference
Updated 九月 21, 2019 237 votes 49 voters 6.5k views 28 items

List Rules Vote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

List of the best Peter Strauss movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Peter Strauss's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Peter Strauss movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Peter Strauss movies will be at the top of the list. Peter Strauss has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Peter Strauss movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Peter Strauss films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Peter Strauss role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Peter Strauss performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List contains films like Keys to Tulsa and Young Joe, the Forgotten Kennedy.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Peter Strauss movies?" and "What are the greatest Peter Strauss roles of all time?"
Data-driven recommendations based on voting from over 40 million monthly visits to Ranker. Try the free app
list ordered by
1
Ranker Video
Peter Strauss, Richard Lawson

Released: 1979

Directed by: Michael Mann

The Jericho Mile is a 1979 Emmy Award-winning USA TV crime film, directed by Michael Mann. The film won five awards, including three Emmy Awards. The story is set at Folsom Prison, where the ...more

More The Jericho Mile 

#123 of 151 The Most Inspirational Sports Movies #90 of 105 The Best Prison Movies

2
Ranker Video
Shannen Doherty, Wil Wheaton, Derek Jacobi

Released: 1982

Directed by: Don Bluth

The Secret of NIMH is a 1982 American animated fantasy adventure drama film directed by Don Bluth in his directorial debut. It is an adaptation of Robert C. O'Brien's 1971 children's novel Mrs. ...more

More The Secret of NIMH 

‘The Secret of NIMH’ Scarred A Generation Of Children (And Has An Even Weirder Backstory) #74 of 568 The Best Animated Films Ever #106 of 360 The Best Movies Based On Books

3
Ranker Video
Samuel L. Jackson, Willem Dafoe, Ice Cube

Released: 2005

Directed by: Lee Tamahori

xXx: State of the Union, released as xXx²: The Next Level outside the United States and Canada, is a 2005 action film directed by Lee Tamahori. It is a sequel to the 2002 film xXx. The film ...more

More XXX: State of the Union 

#55 of 70 The Dumbest Movie Sequel Titles #118 of 155 The Best Spy Movies #57 of 117 The Best Samuel L. Jackson Movies, Ranked List

4
Ranker Video
Peter Strauss

Released: 1989

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Peter Gunn is a TV film by Blake Edwards. It was intended as a pilot to relaunch the Peter Gunn franchise starring Peter Strauss in the Craig Stevens role. The pilot was aired, but a TV series ...more
5
Ranker Video
Jack Nicholson, Robert De Niro, Anjelica Huston

Released: 1976

Directed by: Elia Kazan

The Last Tycoon is a 1976 American dramatic film directed by Elia Kazan and produced by Sam Spiegel, based upon Harold Pinter's screenplay adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Last Tycoon, ...more
6
Ranker Video
Alfred Molina, Meredith Baxter, Leslie Caron

Released: 2001

Directed by: Carl Schenkel

Murder on the Orient Express is a 2001 made-for-television movie, based on the 1934 novel Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie, featuring Hercule Poirot. This version is set in the ...more
7
Ranker Video
Robin Williams, Mandy Moore, Wanda Sykes

Released: 2007

Directed by: Ken Kwapis

License to Wed is a 2007 American romantic comedy film starring Robin Williams, Mandy Moore and John Krasinski, and directed by Ken Kwapis. The film was released in theaters on July 3, 2007.

More License to Wed 

#58 of 59 The Best Movies Released July 4th Weekend #37 of 63 The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies #44 of 56 The Best Wedding Movies

8
Ranker Video
Michelle Trachtenberg, Mary McDonnell, Roger Cross

Released: 2000

Directed by: Christopher Cain

A Father's Choice is a 2000 TV film directed by Christopher Cain.
9
Ranker Video
Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken, Charles S. Dutton

Released: 1995

Directed by: John Badham

Nick of Time, starring Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken, Charles S. Dutton and Courtney Chase, is a 1995 political thriller film. It was directed by John Badham. It is noteworthy for taking place ...more

More Nick of Time 

#52 of 88 Best Kidnapping Movies & Hostage Movies of All Time, Ranked #8 of 32 The Best Movies That Take Place in Real Time #56 of 70 25+ Great Movies That Have a Ticking Clock

10
Ranker Video
Molly Ringwald, Harold Ramis, Michael Ironside

Released: 1983

Directed by: Lamont Johnson

Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone is a 1983 pulp, action-adventure, science fiction film. The movie stars Peter Strauss, Molly Ringwald, Ernie Hudson, Andrea Marcovicci, and Michael ...more

More Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone 

#526 of 563 The Greatest Sci-Fi Movies of All Time #92 of 185 The Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 1980s #22 of 26 The Best Space Movies of the 1980s

11
Ranker Video
Barbara Parkins, Peter Strauss, Stephen Elliott

Released: 1977

Directed by: Richard T. Heffron

Young Joe, the Forgotten Kennedy is a 1977 television movie that originally aired on ABC. Based upon the biography by Hank Searls called The Lost Prince: Young Joe, the Forgotten Kennedy, the ...more
12
Ranker Video
Peter O'Toole, Barbara Carrera, David Warner

Released: 1981

Directed by: Boris Sagal

Masada is an American television miniseries that aired on ABC in April 1981. Advertised by the network as an "ABC Novel for Television," it was a fictionalized account of the ...more

More Masada 

#31 of 34 25+ Fantastic Pre-Modern War Movies That Take Place a Long Time Ago #27 of 54 The Best Roman Movies #22 of 33 The Best Historical Movies Released in the 1980s

13
Ranker Video
Candice Bergen, Donald Pleasence, Dana Elcar

Released: 1970

Directed by: Ralph Nelson

Soldier Blue is a 1970 American Revisionist Western movie directed by Ralph Nelson and inspired by events of the 1864 Sand Creek massacre in the Colorado Territory. The screenplay was written by ...more

More Soldier Blue 

#273 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #45 of 45 The Best Western Movies of the '70s #45 of 156 The Best R-Rated Western Movies

14
Flight of Black Angel is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
Flight of Black Angel Peter Strauss, James O'Sullivan, William O'Leary

Released: 1991

Directed by: Jonathan Mostow

A top US Air Force fighter pilot decides that his call sign of Black Angel means that he's a messenger of God. Freely committing murders as he goes, he steals a nuclear weapon and his plane. ...more
15
Ranker Video
Love on the Land Justin Chambers, Nick Stahl, Rachel Ward

Released: 1999

Directed by: Daniel Petrie

Love on the Land is a 1999 drama film directed by Daniel Petrie.
16
Ranker Video
Lou Diamond Phillips, Paul Winfield, Rob Paulsen

Released: 2003

Directed by: Richard Rich, Ken C. Johnson

Kids Ten Commandments: Life and Seth Situation is a 2003 short animated film directed by Ken C. Johnson and Richard Rich.
17
Ranker Video
Kids Ten Commandments: Toying with the Truth Paul Winfield, Peter Strauss

Released: 2003

Kids Ten Commandments: Toying with the Truth is a 2003 short animation film.
18
Ranker Video
Kids Ten Commandments: Rest is Yet to Come Paul Winfield, Rene Auberjonois, Rob Paulsen

Released: 2003

Kids' Ten Commandments: The Rest Is Yet to Come is a 2003 animated short film.
19
Ranker Video
Kids Ten Commandments: Stolen Jewels, Stolen Hearts Paul Winfield, Tom Bosley, Rob Paulsen

Released: 2003

Kids' Ten Commandments: Stolen Jewels, Stolen Hearts is a 2003 short animated film written by Libby Hinson, Rob Loos and George Taweel.
20
Ranker Video
Tim Curry, Paul Winfield, Rob Paulsen

Released: 2003

Directed by: Richard Rich, Ken C. Johnson

Kids Ten Commandments: The Not So Golden Calf is a 2003 animated short family film directed by Ken C. Johnson, Richard Richand and written by George Taweel and Rob Loos.
21
Ranker Video
Sergeant Klems Luciana Paluzzi, Peter Strauss, Tina Aumont

Released: 1971

Directed by: Sergio Grieco

22
Ranker Video
Roger Daltrey, James Marsters, Peter Strauss

Released: 2003

Directed by: Kevin Inch, Neill Fearnley, Jeff Woolnough

Strange Frequency 2 is the 2003 drama, sci-fi, fantasy, thriller and horror TV movie written by Joseph Anaya, Carl V. Dupré, Dan Merchant, Dale Kutzera and Steve Jones, directed by Neill ...more
23
Ranker Video
Neil Patrick Harris, Shirley MacLaine, Peter O'Toole

Released: 1999

Directed by: Christian Duguay

Joan Of Arc is a 1999 adventure biography drama history film written by Michael Alexander Miller, Ronald Parker and directed by Christian Duguay.
24
Ranker Video
Hail, Hero! Michael Douglas, Teresa Wright, Arthur Kennedy

Released: 1969

Directed by: David Miller

Hail, Hero! is a 1969 film directed by David Miller, starring Michael Douglas, Deborah Winters and Peter Strauss. David Manber wrote the screenplay based on the novel by John Weston. The picture ...more
25
Ranker Video
Peter Boyle, Kathleen Quinlan, Richard Anderson

Released: 1996

Directed by: Carl Schenkel

In the Lake of the Woods is a 1996 film directed by Carl Schenkel.