The Best Charles Laughton Movies Films

The 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. 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?"

Charles Laughton worked with many famous directors, including big names like Alfred Hitchcock and Stanley Kubrick. Movie fans who love Charles Laughton have also been known to enjoy films starring Fredric March and Peter Lorre.

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    Witness for the Prosecution is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Witness for the Prosecution Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Tyrone Power

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    The Hunchback of Notre Dame is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

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

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    Mutiny on the Bounty is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Mutiny on the Bounty Clark Gable, David Niven, James Cagney

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    Hobson's Choice is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Hobson's Choice Charles Laughton, John Mills, John Laurie

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    Ruggles of Red Gap is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Sam Lufkin, Roland Young

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    Spartacus is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Spartacus Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Tony Curtis

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    Les Misérables is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Fredric March, Cedric Hardwicke

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    Advise & Consent is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Frank Sinatra, Betty White, Henry Fonda

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    The Private Life of Henry VIII is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Merle Oberon, Elsa Lanchester

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    Island of Lost Souls is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Island of Lost Souls Bela Lugosi, Charles Laughton, Randolph Scott

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    The Paradine Case is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Gregory Peck, Alfred Hitchcock, Charles Laughton

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    Rembrandt is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, Edward Chapman

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    The Barretts of Wimpole Street is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Norma Shearer, Fredric March

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    The Big Clock is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    The Big Clock Charles Laughton, Ray Milland, Maureen O'Sullivan

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    The Sign of the Cross is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Claudette Colbert, Fredric March

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    The Canterville Ghost is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Margaret O'Brien, Robert Young

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    Tales of Manhattan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Rita Hayworth, Henry Fonda, Ginger Rogers

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    The Suspect is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Maude Eburne, Ella Raines

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    If I Had a Million is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Gary Cooper, Charles Laughton, W. C. Fields

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    Jamaica Inn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Jamaica Inn Maureen O'Hara, Charles Laughton, Robert Newton

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    The Old Dark House is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Boris Karloff, Charles Laughton, Gloria Stuart

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    Captain Kidd is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, John Carradine, Randolph Scott

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    The Bribe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Ava Gardner, Vincent Price, Charles Laughton

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    This Land Is Mine is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Maureen O'Hara, Charles Laughton, George Sanders

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    Arch of Triumph is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Ingrid Bergman, Charles Laughton, Charles Boyer

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    It Started with Eve is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Deanna Durbin, Robert Cummings

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    The Man on the Eiffel Tower is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Burgess Meredith, Charles Laughton, Franchot Tone

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    O. Henry's Full House is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Marilyn Monroe, Charles Laughton, Anne Baxter

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    Forever and a Day is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Buster Keaton, Charles Laughton, Claude Rains

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    The Blue Veil is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Natalie Wood, Charles Laughton, Jane Wyman

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    Abbott and Costello Meet Capta... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Lou Costello, Bud Abbott

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    Young Bess is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Deborah Kerr, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton

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    I, Claudius is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Merle Oberon, Flora Robson

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    The Man from Down Under is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

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

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    Stand By for Action is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Robert Taylor, Walter Brennan

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    The Tuttles of Tahiti is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Gene Reynolds, Jon Hall

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    Piccadilly is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Ray Milland, Anna May Wong

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    Salome is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Rita Hayworth, Charles Laughton, Stewart Granger

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    Sidewalks of London is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Vivien Leigh, Charles Laughton, Rex Harrison

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    Devil and the Deep is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Cary Grant, Gary Cooper, Charles Laughton

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    They Knew What They Wanted is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Carole Lombard, Charles Laughton, Karl Malden

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    Under Ten Flags is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Mylène Demongeot, Van Heflin

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    Down River is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Down River Charles Laughton, Donald Wolfit, Harold Huth

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    Payment Deferred is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Charles Laughton, Ray Milland, Maureen O'Sullivan

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    The Girl from Manhattan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    The Girl from Manhattan Charles Laughton, Dorothy Lamour, William Frawley

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    White Woman is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Carole Lombard, Charles Laughton, Charles Bickford

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    Wolves is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Wolves Charles Laughton, Dorothy Gish, Malcolm Keen

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    The Strange Door is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Charles Laughton Movies

    Boris Karloff, Charles Laughton, Allison Hayes

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