The Best Henry Fonda Movies Films

The Best Henry Fonda Movies

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

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

A list made up of films like Spawn of the North and Bernice Bobs Her Hair.

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

Notable directors that worked with Henry Fonda include names like Alfred Hitchcock, Fritz Lang and John Ford. If you're a fan of Henry Fonda, then check out our lists of the best Gregory Peck and Rod Steiger movies as well.

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    12 Angry Men is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    12 Angry Men Henry Fonda, Jack Klugman, Lee J. Cobb

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    The Grapes of Wrath is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    The Grapes of Wrath Henry Fonda, John Carradine, John Qualen

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    Once Upon a Time in the West is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Once Upon a Time in the West Henry Fonda, Claudia Cardinale, Charles Bronson

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    My Darling Clementine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    My Darling Clementine Henry Fonda, Walter Brennan, Linda Darnell

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    Mister Roberts is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Mister Roberts Henry Fonda, Jack Lemmon, James Cagney

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    The Ox-Bow Incident is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    The Ox-Bow Incident Henry Fonda, Anthony Quinn, Margaret Hamilton

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    On Golden Pond is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    On Golden Pond Jane Fonda, Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda

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    Young Mr. Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Ward Bond, Donald Meek

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    Drums Along the Mohawk is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Claudette Colbert, John Carradine

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    Fort Apache is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Fort Apache Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple, Ward Bond

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    The Wrong Man is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Alfred Hitchcock, Tuesday Weld

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    The Lady Eve is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    The Lady Eve Henry Fonda, Barbara Stanwyck, Charles Coburn

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    Fail Safe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Fail Safe Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau, Larry Hagman

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    The Tin Star is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Anthony Perkins, Lee Van Cleef

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    The Longest Day is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    The Longest Day Sean Connery, John Wayne, Richard Burton

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    Jezebel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Jezebel Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, Margaret Lindsay

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    How the West Was Won is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    How the West Was Won John Wayne, James Stewart, Debbie Reynolds

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    Battle of the Bulge is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Battle of the Bulge Henry Fonda, Charles Bronson, Robert Shaw

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    Jesse James is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Tyrone Power, John Carradine

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    War and Peace is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Anita Ekberg

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    Spencer's Mountain is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Maureen O'Hara, Henry Fonda, Veronica Cartwright

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    Midway is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Midway Tom Selleck, Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda

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    In Harm's Way is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    In Harm's Way John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Henry Fonda

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    Warlock is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Warlock Henry Fonda, Anthony Quinn, Richard Widmark

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    Advise & Consent is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Frank Sinatra, Betty White, Henry Fonda

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    The Return of Frank James is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Gene Tierney, Jackie Cooper

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    You Only Live Once is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Margaret Hamilton, Sylvia Sidney

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    The Fugitive is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Dolores del Río, Mel Ferrer

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    The Boston Strangler is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Tony Curtis, George Kennedy

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    The Battle of Midway is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Donald Crisp, Jane Darwell

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    The Cheyenne Social Club is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    The Cheyenne Social Club James Stewart, Henry Fonda, Shirley Jones

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    A Big Hand for the Little Lady is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    A Big Hand for the Little Lady Henry Fonda, Burgess Meredith, Joanne Woodward

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    My Name Is Nobody is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Terence Hill, Geoffrey Lewis

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    There Was a Crooked Man... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Kirk Douglas, Henry Fonda, Burgess Meredith

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    Sometimes a Great Notion is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Paul Newman, Henry Fonda, Lee Remick

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    Sex and the Single Girl is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Natalie Wood, Lauren Bacall, Henry Fonda

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    The Best Man is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Cliff Robertson, Shelley Berman

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    Yours, Mine and Ours is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Lucille Ball, Henry Fonda, Morgan Brittany

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    The Rounders is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Glenn Ford, Warren Oates

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    Gideon's Trumpet is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, José Ferrer, Fay Wray

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    Too Late the Hero is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Michael Caine, Henry Fonda, Denholm Elliott

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    Meteor is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Sean Connery, Natalie Wood, Henry Fonda

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    Welcome to Hard Times is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Welcome to Hard Times Henry Fonda, Keenan Wynn, Lon Chaney

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    The Swarm is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Michael Caine, Henry Fonda, Olivia de Havilland

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    The Trail of the Lonesome Pine is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Fred MacMurray, Sylvia Sidney

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    Ash Wednesday is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Elizabeth Taylor, Henry Fonda, Helmut Berger

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    Daisy Kenyon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Joan Crawford, Dana Andrews

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    Rollercoaster is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Helen Hunt, Henry Fonda, Steve Guttenberg

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    Firecreek is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    James Stewart, Henry Fonda, Inger Stevens

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    The Long Night is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Henry Fonda Movies

    Henry Fonda, Vincent Price, Barbara Bel Geddes

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