Top Ten Barry Sullivan Films

Another versatile character actor who performs in a variety of genres, from western to film noir to suspense and dramas. Here are my favorite Sullivan performances.
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1.
The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)
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An unscrupulous movie producer uses an actress, a director and a writer to achieve success. (118 mins.)
 
2.
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)
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An aging Pat Garrett is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons--his sole purpose being to bring down his old friend Billy the Kid. (122 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
 
3.
The Candidate (1972)
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Bill McKay is a candidate for the U.S. Senate from California. He has no hope of winning, so he is willing to tweak the establishment. (110 mins.)
Director: Michael Ritchie
 
4.
Forty Guns (1957)
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Showdown in Arizona between the Bonnell brothers, U.S.Marshals, and Jessica Drummond, the iron-fist rancher who controls the territory. (79 mins.)
Director: Samuel Fuller
 
5.
Tension (1949)
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A meek pharmacist creates an alternate identity under which he plans to murder the bullying liquor salesman who has become his wife's lover. (95 mins.)
Director: John Berry
 
6.
Framed (1947)
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Mike Lambert, seeking a mining job, instead becomes the patsy for a femme-fatale's schemes. (82 mins.)
Director: Richard Wallace
 
7.
Loophole (1954)
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A bank teller attempts to clear his name and rebuild his career after he is wrongly accused of theft. (80 mins.)
Director: Harold Schuster
 
8.
The Gangster (1947)
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Barry Sulivan is a cynical gangster who controls the Neptune Beach waterfront. He runs a numbers racket with the local soda shop owner: the police are in his pocket and the local hoods are on his payroll. (84 mins.)
Director: Gordon Wiles
 
9.
Cause for Alarm! (1951)
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Mr. Jones is a invalid husband who wrongly thinks his wife and doctor are conspiring to kill him and outlines that suspicion in letter, which causes a serious concern when he ends up dying anyway. (74 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
 
10.
Suspense (1946)
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The proprietor of an ice-skating revue promotes a peanut-vendor at the show to a management position... (101 mins.)
Director: Frank Tuttle