Best Movies of John Sturges

The Great Escape (1963)

Aggregate Rating: 182 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Allied prisoners of war plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.


Joe Kidd (1972)

Aggregate Rating: 118 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: null

An ex-bounty hunter reluctantly helps a wealthy landowner and his henchmen track down a Mexican revolutionary leader.


The Magnificent Seven (1960)

Aggregate Rating: 94 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

An oppressed Mexican peasant village hires seven gunfighters to help defend their homes.


The Eagle Has Landed (1976)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A German plot to kidnap Winston Churchill unfolds at the height of World War II.


The Hallelujah Trail (1965)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League, the US cavalry, the miners and the local Indians all try to take control of the ...


Ice Station Zebra (1968)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

USN nuclear sub USS Tigerfish must rush to the North Pole to rescue the staff of Drift Ice Station Zebra weather station.


Hour of the Gun (1967)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Marshal Wyatt Earp kills a couple of men of the Clanton-gang in a fight. In revenge Clanton's thugs kill the marshal's brother. Thus, Wyatt Earp starts to chase the killers together with his friend Doc Holliday.


The Satan Bug (1965)

Aggregate Rating: 63 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A germ warfare lab has had an accident. The first theory is that one of the nasty germs has gotten free and killed several scientists. The big fear is that a more virulent strain, named The...


McQ (1974)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Seattle cop Lon McQ investigates the murder of his best friend and the corruption within the police department.


A Girl Named Tamiko (1962)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A Eurasian photographer uses his women in an attempt to get American nationality.


Sergeants 3 (1962)

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

In this retelling of Gunga Din (1939) transplanted to the 1870's American West, three cavalry officers and a bugler work together to thwart a Native American chief intent on uniting local tribes against the white man.


Marooned (1969)

Aggregate Rating: 60 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $4.35M

Three American astronauts are stranded in space when their retros won't fire. Can they be rescued before their oxygen runs out?


By Love Possessed (1961)

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

Neurotic woman engages in an affair with the law partner of her impotent husband.