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Best Ava Gardner Movies

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List of the best Ava Gardner movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Ava Gardner's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. This actor is very well known in Hollywood, and is no stranger to gracing the big screen as the lead role. The order of these top Ava Gardner movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Ava Gardner movies will be at the top of the list. Ava Gardner has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Ava Gardner movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Ava Gardner films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Ava Gardner role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Ava Gardner performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List is made up of a variety of items, including Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid and Singapore.

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  1. 1
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    Ava Gardner, Richard Burton, Deborah Kerr

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    Ava Gardner, Agnes Moorehead, Kathryn Grayson

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    Ava Gardner, Eve Arden, Sara Allgood

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  4. 4
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    Ava Gardner, Gregory Peck, Fred Astaire

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  5. 5
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    Grace Kelly, Clark Gable, Ava Gardner

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  6. 6
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    Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster, Edmond O'Brien

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  7. 7
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    Ava Gardner, Ian McShane, Cyril Cusack

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  8. 8
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    Ava Gardner, Stewart Granger, George Cukor

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  9. 9
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    Ava Gardner, James Mason, John Laurie

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  10. 10
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    Ava Gardner, Humphrey Bogart, Edmond O'Brien

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    The Long Hot Summer Ava Gardner, Don Johnson

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    Ava Gardner, Peter O'Toole, Richard Harris

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  13. 13
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    Chevy Chase, Steve Martin, Cary Grant

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    Sophia Loren, O. J. Simpson, Martin Sheen

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    Ava Gardner, Robert Taylor, Stanley Baker

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  16. 16
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    Ava Gardner, Errol Flynn, Tyrone Power

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  17. 17
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    Ava Gardner, Vincent Price, Charles Laughton

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  18. 18
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    Paul Newman, Ava Gardner, Jacqueline Bisset

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    Ava Gardner, Barbara Stanwyck, James Mason

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  20. 20
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    Kirk Douglas, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster

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  21. 21
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    Ava Gardner, George Raft, Victor McLaglen

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    Ava Gardner, Anthony Quinn, Robert Taylor

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  23. 23
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    Ava Gardner, Gregory Peck, Susan Hayward

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    Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, David Niven

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    Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Deborah Kerr

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    Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, Victoria Principal

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  27. 27
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    Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Lionel Barrymore

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  28. 28
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    Omar Sharif, Catherine Deneuve, Ava Gardner

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  29. 29
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    Ava Gardner, Dirk Bogarde, Vittorio De Sica

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  30. 30
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    Ava Gardner, David Niven, Stewart Granger

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    Ava Gardner, Henry Fonda, Leslie Nielsen

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    Ian McKellen, Ava Gardner, John Gielgud

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  33. 33
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    Ava Gardner, Myrna Loy, Donna Reed

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    Ava Gardner, Ann Sothern, Donald Meek

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    Ava Gardner, Robert Mitchum, Melvyn Douglas

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    Christopher Walken, Tom Berenger, Ava Gardner

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  37. 37
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    Elizabeth Taylor, Jane Fonda, Ava Gardner

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  38. 38
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    Lucille Ball, Ava Gardner, Gene Kelly

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  39. 39
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    Ava Gardner, Gregory Peck, Ethel Barrymore

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    Ava Gardner, Timothy Dalton, Dirk Bogarde

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    Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, Ava Gardner

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  42. 42
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    John Wayne, Ava Gardner, Joan Crawford

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  43. 43
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    Ava Gardner, Fred MacMurray, Richard Haydn

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  44. 44
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    Ava Gardner, Edmund Gwenn, Reginald Owen

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  45. 45
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    Sunday Punch Ava Gardner, Dichen Lachman, William Lundigan

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  46. 46
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    Ava Gardner, Margaret O'Brien, Keenan Wynn

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  47. 47
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    William Shatner, Ava Gardner, Hal Holbrook

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  48. 48
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    Ava Gardner, Van Heflin, Lee Bowman

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  49. 49
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    Ava Gardner, June Allyson, Jimmy Durante

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  50. 50
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    Ava Gardner, Hedy Lamarr, Robert Young

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