Best Yul Brynner movies

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Best Yul Brynner movies
We present our ranking of the best Yul Brynner movies. Do you love cinema? Or are you looking for a movie of your favorite actor to watch tonight? Surely you have some to see or that you did not know yet about Yul Brynner.

TOP 14:

Return of the Seven

Return of the Seven
Yul Brynner as: Chris Adams
Genre: Western, Action
Release: 1966
Chico one of the remaining members of The Magnificent Seven now lives in the town that they (The Seven) helped. One day someone comes and takes most of the men prisoner. His wife seeks out Chris, the leader of The Seven for help. Chris also meets Vin another member of The Seven. They find four other men and they go to help Chico.

TOP 13:

Invitation to a Gunfighter

Invitation to a Gunfighter
Yul Brynner as: Jules Gaspard d'Estaing
Genre: Action, Western
Release: 1964
When Confederate soldier Matt Weaver returns to town after the Civil War, he finds that his home has been sold by town boss Sam Brewster. Brewster hires gunfighter Jules Gaspard d'Estaing to deal with Weaver, but d'Estaing's independent approach settles the town's problems in a very unorthodox manner.


TOP 12:

The Ultimate Warrior

The Ultimate Warrior
Yul Brynner as: Carson
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1975
Only a few people still live in New York in 2012. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.

TOP 11:

Futureworld

Futureworld
Yul Brynner as: The Gunslinger
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1976
Two years after the Westworld tragedy in the Delos amusement park, the corporate owners have reopened the park following over $1 billion in safety and other improvements. For publicity purposes, reporters Chuck Browning and Tracy Ballard are invited to review the park. Just prior to arriving at the park, however, Browning is given a clue by a dying man that something is amiss.

TOP 10:

Triple Cross

Triple Cross
Yul Brynner as: Baron von Grunen
Genre: Adventure, War, Action
Release: 1966
A safecracker turns double agent during WWII.


TOP 9:

Solomon and Sheba

Solomon and Sheba
Yul Brynner as: Solomon
Genre: History, Romance
Release: 1959
Under the rule of King David, Israel is united and prosperous although surrounded by enemies including Egypt and its allies. The aging King David favors his younger son, Solomon, as his successor, but David's elder son Prince Adonijah, a warrior, declares himself King. When David learns of this, he publicly announces Solomon to be his successor. Adonijah and Joab, his general, withdraw in rage. Israel prospers under King Solomon's wise and benevolent rule and is seen as a threat to more tyrannical monarchs in the region. The Pharaoh of Egypt agrees to cede a Red Sea port to the Queen of Sheba in a plot to undermine Solomon's rule. Sheba is to seduce Solomon and introduce Sheban pagan worship into Jerusalem. Meanwhile, Prince Adonijah, now banished, also conspires with Pharaoh and is given an army to defeat Solomon. The film is a highly fictionalized dramatization of events depicted in The Bible -- First Kings chapter 10 and Second Chronicles chapter 9.

TOP 8:

Westworld

Westworld
Yul Brynner as: The Gunslinger
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller, Western
Release: 1973
In a futuristic resort, wealthy patrons can visit recreations of different time periods and experience their wildest fantasies with life-like robots. But when Richard Benjamin opts for the wild west, he gets more than he bargained for when a gunslinger robot goes berserk.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Western tv shows of 2019?

TOP 7:

Morituri

Morituri
Yul Brynner as: Captain Müller
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Release: 1965
A German living in India during World War II is blackmailed by the English to impersonate an SS officer on board a cargo ship leaving Japan for Germany carrying a large supply of rubber for tyres. His mission is to disable the scuttling charges so the captain cannot sink the ship if they are stopped by English warships.


TOP 6:

Taras Bulba

Taras Bulba
Yul Brynner as: Taras Bulba
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Release: 1962
Ukraine, 16th century. While the Poles dominate the Cossack steppes, Andrei, son of Taras Bulba, a Cossack leader, must choose between his love for his family and his folk and his passion for a Polish woman.

TOP 5:

Anastasia

Anastasia
Yul Brynner as: General Sergei Pavlovich Bounine
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1956
Russian exiles in Paris plot to collect ten million pounds from the Bank of England by grooming a destitute, suicidal girl to pose as heir to the Russian throne. While Bounin is coaching her he comes to believe she is really Anastasia. In the end the Empress must decide her claim.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best John Cusack movies?

TOP 4:

The King and I

The King and I
Yul Brynner as: King Mongkut of Siam
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Music, Romance
Release: 1956
Widowed Welsh mother Anna Loenowens becomes a governess and English tutor to the wives and many children of the stubborn King Mongkut of Siam. Anna and the King have a clash of personalities as she works to teach the royal family about the English language, customs and etiquette, and rushes to prepare a party for a group of European diplomats who must change their opinions about the King.


TOP 3:

The Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven
Yul Brynner as: Chris Adams
Genre: Western, Action, Adventure
Release: 1960
An oppressed Mexican peasant village hires seven gunfighters to help defend their homes.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best James Coburn movies?

TOP 2:

The Ten Commandments

The Ten Commandments
Yul Brynner as: Rameses
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1956
Escaping death, a Hebrew infant is raised in a royal household to become a prince. Upon discovery of his true heritage, Moses embarks on a personal quest to reclaim his destiny as the leader and liberator of the Hebrew people.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Charlton Heston movies?

TOP 1:

Testament of Orpheus

Testament of Orpheus
Original Title: Le Testament d'Orphée
Yul Brynner as: L'huissier / Court usher (uncredited)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Release: 1960
Outside time and reality, the experiences of a poet. The judgement of the young poet by Heurtebise and the Princess, the Gypsies, the palace of Pallas Athena, the spear of the Goddess which pierces the poet's heart, the temptation of the Sphinx, the flight of Oedipus and the final Assumption. This film is the third part of Cocteau's Orphic Trilogy, which consists of The Blood of a Poet (1930), Orpheus (1950) and Testament of Orpheus (1960).


If you like the best Yul Brynner movies, then you will also like the best Western tv shows of 2019, where many of their films coincide.