Best Movies of 1946 Films
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Best Movies of 1946

List of the best movies of 1946, with movie trailers when available. Many future stars were born in 1946, such as Sylvester Stallone and Tommy Lee Jones. These top movies of 1946 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres, but each film was released in 1946. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1946 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1946 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

List items include It's a Wonderful Life, Duel in the Sun and more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1946?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1946?"

1946 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1946. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1946 aren't just one persons opinion.
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    Henry Fonda, Walter Brennan, Ward Bond

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    Alec Guinness, Jean Simmons, John Mills

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    James Stewart, Donna Reed, Ward Bond

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    Myrna Loy, Teresa Wright, Fredric March

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    Orson Welles, Gregory Peck, Jennifer Jones

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    Ingrid Bergman, Cary Grant, Alfred Hitchcock

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    Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Mark Roberts

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    Veronica Lake, Alan Ladd, William Bendix

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    Jean Cocteau, Jean Marais, Josette Day

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    Lana Turner, Hume Cronyn, John Garfield

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    Bette Davis, Claude Rains, Paul Henreid

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    Elizabeth Taylor, Frank Morgan, Carl Switzer

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    Rhonda Fleming, Ethel Barrymore, Elsa Lanchester

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    Cary Grant, Jane Wyman, Eve Arden

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    Kirk Douglas, Barbara Stanwyck, Judith Anderson

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    John Lee Hooker, Hattie McDaniel, Bobby Driscoll

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    Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland, Angela Lansbury

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    Natalie Wood, Orson Welles, Claudette Colbert

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    Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster, Edmond O'Brien

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    Judy Garland, Angela Lansbury, Cyd Charisse

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    David Niven, Richard Attenborough, Lois Maxwell

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    Bob Hope, Jim Thorpe, Bing Crosby

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    Wally Wales, George J. Lewis, Chief Thundercloud

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    Jennifer Jones, Charles Boyer, Peter Lawford

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    Jessica Tandy, Dean Stockwell, Hume Cronyn

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    Joan Crawford, John Garfield, J. Carrol Naish

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    Lucille Ball, Clifton Webb, William Bendix

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    Harry Morgan, Sheldon Leonard, Lloyd Nolan

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    Benny Goodman, Dinah Shore, Nelson Eddy

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    Peter Lorre, Robert Cummings, Bess Flowers

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    Gene Tierney, Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter

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    Gregory Peck, Jane Wyman, Forrest Tucker

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    Franco Interlenghi, Emilio Cigoli, Maria Campi

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    Peter Lorre, Broderick Crawford, Dan Duryea

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    Basil Rathbone, Billy Bevan, Nigel Bruce

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    William Tubbs, Harriet White, Carlo Pisacane

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    Claire Trevor, Herbert Marshall, Ray Collins

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    Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard

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    Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Dorothy Malone

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    Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, George "Gabby" Hayes

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    Moe Howard, Larry Fine, Curly Howard

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    Margaret O'Brien, Wallace Beery, Marjorie Main

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    Bette Davis, Glenn Ford, Walter Brennan

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    Robert Mitchum, Gene Raymond, Brian Aherne

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    Paul Guilfoyle, Virginia Christine, Peter Cookson

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    Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Gale Sondergaard

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    Rex Harrison, Irene Dunne, Linda Darnell

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    Gary Cooper, Marc Lawrence, Lilli Palmer

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    Clayton Moore, Linda Stirling, I. Stanford Jolley

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    Claude Rains, Anne Baxter, Paul Muni

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