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Best Charles Laughton Movies

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List of the best Charles Laughton movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Charles Laughton'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 Charles Laughton movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Charles Laughton movies will be at the top of the list. Charles Laughton has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Charles Laughton movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Charles Laughton films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List ranges from O. Henry's Full House to This Land Is Mine, plus much more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Charles Laughton movies?" and "What are the greatest Charles Laughton roles of all time?"
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    Charles Laughton, Roland Young, Charlie Ruggles

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    Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Tyrone Power

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    Clark Gable, James Cagney, David Niven

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    Charles Laughton, John Mills, Dorothy Gordon

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    Maureen O'Hara, Charles Laughton, Edmond O'Brien

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    Charles Laughton, Merle Oberon, Elsa Lanchester

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    Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Tony Curtis

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    Charles Laughton, Ray Milland, Harry Morgan

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    Gary Cooper, Charles Laughton, W. C. Fields

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    Marilyn Monroe, Charles Laughton, Richard Widmark

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    Alfred Hitchcock, Gregory Peck, Charles Laughton

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    Ava Gardner, Vincent Price, Charles Laughton

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    Charles Laughton, Margaret O'Brien, Robert Young

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    Charles Laughton, Fredric March, Cedric Hardwicke

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    Charles Laughton, Claudette Colbert, Fredric March

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    Frank Sinatra, Betty White, Henry Fonda

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    Maureen O'Hara, Charles Laughton, Robert Newton

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    Bela Lugosi, Charles Laughton, Randolph Scott

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    Charles Laughton, Norma Shearer, Fredric March

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    Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, Edward Chapman

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    Boris Karloff, Charles Laughton, Gloria Stuart

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    Buster Keaton, Charles Laughton, Claude Rains

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    Deborah Kerr, Charles Laughton, Jean Simmons

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    Rita Hayworth, Charles Laughton, Stewart Granger

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    Maureen O'Hara, Charles Laughton, George Sanders

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    Rita Hayworth, Henry Fonda, Ginger Rogers

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    Charles Laughton, John Carradine, Randolph Scott

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    Ingrid Bergman, Charles Laughton, Charles Boyer

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    Charles Laughton, Maude Eburne, Henry Daniell

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    Natalie Wood, Charles Laughton, Jane Wyman

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    Charles Laughton, Lou Costello, Bud Abbott

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    Carole Lombard, Charles Laughton, Karl Malden

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    Charles Laughton, Gene Reynolds, Jon Hall

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    Cary Grant, Gary Cooper, Charles Laughton

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    Charles Laughton, Robert Taylor, Walter Brennan

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    The Man from Down Under Charles Laughton, Donna Reed, Richard Carlson

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    Charles Laughton, Burgess Meredith, Franchot Tone

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    Charles Laughton, Deanna Durbin, Robert Cummings

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    Carole Lombard, Charles Laughton, Charles Bickford

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    The Girl from Manhattan Charles Laughton, Dorothy Lamour, Sara Allgood

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    Charles Laughton, Van Heflin, Cecil Parker

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    Boris Karloff, Charles Laughton, Allison Hayes

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    Charles Laughton, Ray Milland, Maureen O'Sullivan

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    Vivien Leigh, Charles Laughton, Rex Harrison

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    Charles Laughton, Merle Oberon, Flora Robson

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    Charles Laughton, Ray Milland, Anna May Wong

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    Wolves Charles Laughton, Dorothy Gish, Malcolm Keen

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    Down River Charles Laughton, Donald Wolfit, Harold Huth

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