Jacques Tourneur, Ranked

DIRTY DEEDS DONE DIRT CHEAP

I'll do this picture for nothing. - Jacques Tourneur

During the 20 years from 1939 to 1958, Tourneur spit out masterpiece after masterpiece from the B-for-bowels studio lots of the old Hollywood system: western, noir, horror, war, pirates, gauchos... No filmmaker ever did more with less.

All In all, his films constitute an encyclopedia that could be titled Fuck, This is America.

Tourneur's final self-assessment was that his films had achieved no place in cinema history. Tourneur was wrong.

  • Way of a Gaucho

    1

  • The Leopard Man

    2

  • Stranger on Horseback

    3

  • Canyon Passage

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  • Stars in My Crown

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  • Nightfall

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  • Great Day in the Morning

    7

  • Easy Living

    8

  • Wichita

    9

  • Out of the Past

    10

  • The Flame and the Arrow

    11

  • Days of Glory

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  • I Walked with a Zombie

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  • Aftermath

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  • The Fearmakers

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  • They All Come Out

    16

  • Night of the Demon

    17

  • Circle of Danger

    18

  • Anne of the Indies

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  • Appointment in Honduras

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  • Cat People

    21

  • Phantom Raiders

    22

  • Nick Carter, Master Detective

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  • Berlin Express

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  • Experiment Perilous

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  • Timbuktu

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  • The Comedy of Terrors

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