Best Movies of John Guillermin

Death on the Nile (1978)

Aggregate Rating: 81 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?


Rapture (1965)

Aggregate Rating: 74 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Agnes, a lonely teenage girl, and her father befriend an escaped convict, named Joseph, who arrives at their farm in Brittany, France. When Joseph develops an attraction to Agnes, her father threatens to break up the union.


The Towering Inferno (1974)

Aggregate Rating: 73 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $116.00M

At the opening party of a colossal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it.


The Blue Max (1966)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A young pilot in the German air force of 1918, disliked as lower-class and unchivalrous, tries ambitiously to earn the medal offered for 20 kills.


The Bridge at Remagen (1969)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

As the Allied armies close in, the Germans decide to blow up the last Rhine bridge, trapping their own men on the wrong side. But will it happen?


Guns at Batasi (1964)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

An anachronistic martinet RSM on a remote Colonial African army caught in a local coup d'etat must use his experience to defend those in his care.


Never Let Go (1960)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A cosmetic salesman sets out to prove to himself and his wife that he is not a failure.


The Day They Robbed the Bank of England (1960)

Aggregate Rating: 67 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In 1901, a group of IRA members decides to rob the Bank of England in order to finance their movement and to embarrass the British government.


P.J. (1968)

Aggregate Rating: 65 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Private eye P.J. is reluctant when he gets a new job: he shall protect Maureen Preble, mistress of millionaire Orbeson, mainly from attacks by his wife and her greedy family. In truth ...


King Kong (1976)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $52.60M

A petroleum exploration expedition comes to an isolated island and encounters a colossal giant gorilla.


El Condor (1970)

Aggregate Rating: 61 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

The El Condor, the fabled Mexican stronghold rumoured to contain Emperor Maximilian's mythical reserves in gold, will attract two adventurous fortune seekers, who with eyes gleaming with desire, will shortly know that only fools rush in.


Shaft in Africa (1973)

Aggregate Rating: 60 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

P.I. John Shaft is recruited to go undercover to break up a modern slavery ring where young Africans are lured to Paris to do chain-gang work.


Mr. Patman (1980)

Aggregate Rating: 59 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A male nurse working the night shift at a psychiatric hospital begins to lose his own grip on reality.


Waltz of the Toreadors (1962)

Aggregate Rating: 59 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

This is the end of a glorious military career: General Leo Fitzjohn retires to his Sussex manor where he will write his memoirs. Unfortunately, his private life is a disaster: a confirmed ...


House of Cards (1968)

Aggregate Rating: 58 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

In 1960s Paris, an American boxer stumbles upon an international fascist conspiracy that aims to create a new world order.


Skyjacked (1972)

Aggregate Rating: 56 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A crazed Vietnam vet bomber hijacks a Boeing 707 in this disaster film filled with the usual early '70s stereotypes, and demands to be taken to Russia.


Tarzan Goes to India (1962)

Aggregate Rating: 55 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Summoned by an Indian princess, Tarzan travels to India where hundreds of wild elephants are in danger. A company is building a hydroelectric dam and the contractors have only a few weeks ...


Sheena (1984)

Aggregate Rating: 49 | Imdb: 4 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Sheena grew up in the African wild, raised by a mystical witch woman. When her foster mother is framed for a murder Sheena is forced to flee, helped by her ability to talk to animals and her knowledge of the jungle.


King Kong Lives (1986)

Aggregate Rating: 39 | Imdb: 3 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $4.71M

Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive. However, his heart is failing, so it's replaced with an artificial one. All is well until he senses that there's a female Kong somewhere out there and escapes wreaking havoc.