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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. 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 films, including Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid and Singapore.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Ava Gardner movies?" and "What are the greatest Ava Gardner roles of all time?"


Movie fans who love Ava Gardner have also been known to enjoy films starring Rita Hayworth and Lauren Bacall.


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    Sue Lyon, Richard Burton, Deborah Kerr

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    Anthony Perkins, John Meillon, Fred Astaire

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    Clark Gable, Grace Kelly, Eric Pohlmann

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    Burt Lancaster, Edmond O'Brien, Charles McGraw

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    Agnes Moorehead, William Warfield, Gower Champion

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    Ian McShane, Fabia Drake, Cyril Cusack

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    Hildegard Knef, Gregory Peck, Torin Thatcher

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    Robert Walker, Ava Gardner, Sara Allgood

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    John Laurie, Sheila Sim, Pamela Mason

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    Edmond O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart, Bill Fraser

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    Freda Jackson, Lionel Jeffries, Peter Illing

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    Kirk Douglas, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster

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    Tyrone Power, Mel Ferrer, Marcel Dalio

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    Gale Sondergaard, Van Heflin, Nancy Reagan

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    O. J. Simpson, Burt Lancaster, Sophia Loren

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    Rachel Ward, Edmond O'Brien, James Cagney

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    Felix Aylmer, Stanley Baker, Mel Ferrer

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    Roddy McDowall, Anthony Perkins, Richard Farnsworth

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    Franco Nero, Stephen Boyd, Peter O'Toole

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    Vincent Price, Charles Laughton, Samuel S. Hinds

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    Ivan Desny, Catherine Deneuve, James Robertson Justice

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    Paul Lukas, Charlton Heston, Elizabeth Sellars

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    Geneviève Bujold, George Kennedy, Pedro Armendáriz

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    Don Johnson, Ava Gardner

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    Clark Gable, Deborah Kerr, Edward Arnold

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    Melvyn Douglas, Ava Gardner, Robert Mitchum

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    Broderick Crawford, Ed Begley, Clark Gable

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    Anthony Quinn, Howard Keel, Ava Gardner

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    Victor McLaglen, George Raft, Ava Gardner

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    Aldo Fabrizi, Vittorio De Sica, Enrico Maria Salerno

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    Donna Reed, Barry Nelson, Alan Baxter

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    Jonathan Welsh, Susan Clark, Nancy Beatty

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    John Gielgud, Massimo Ranieri, Ian McKellen

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    Ava Gardner, Stewart Granger, David Niven

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    Chick Chandler, Ava Gardner, Tom Drake

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    Patsy Kensit, Will Geer, Elizabeth Taylor

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    Ava Gardner, Dirk Bogarde, Bekim Fehmiu

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    Melvyn Douglas, Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner

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    Dichen Lachman, Ava Gardner, William Lundigan

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    Arthur Kennedy, Christopher Walken, Burgess Meredith

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    Van Heflin, Charles Coburn, Hedy Lamarr

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    Margaret O'Brien, Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney

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    John Carradine, John Wayne, Howard Da Silva

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    Zero Mostel, Lucille Ball, Red Skelton

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    Van Heflin, Lee Bowman, Marsha Hunt

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    Edmund Gwenn, Charles Halton, J. M. Kerrigan

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    Spring Byington, Fred MacMurray, Ava Gardner

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    Lionel Barrymore, Keye Luke, Van Johnson

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    Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Philip Dorn

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    Hal Holbrook, Van Johnson, Ava Gardner

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