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Best James Stewart Movies

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

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

Items here include everything from Navy Blue and Gold to Malaya.

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


James Stewart worked with many famous directors, including big names like Alfred Hitchcock and John Ford. Is James Stewart your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Gregory Peck and Henry Fonda films lists too.


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    James Stewart, Donna Reed, Ward Bond

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    James Stewart, Claude Rains, Jean Arthur

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    John Wayne, James Stewart, Lee Marvin

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    Grace Kelly, James Stewart, Alfred Hitchcock

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    James Stewart, Fess Parker, Cecil Kellaway

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    James Stewart, Kim Novak, Alfred Hitchcock

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    James Stewart, Rock Hudson, Tony Curtis

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    James Stewart, George C. Scott, Duke Ellington

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    James Stewart, Marlene Dietrich, Billy Gilbert

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    James Stewart, Frank Morgan, Margaret Sullavan

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    James Stewart, Katharine Ross, George Kennedy

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    James Stewart, Janet Leigh, Robert Ryan

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    Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart

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    James Stewart, Doris Day, Alfred Hitchcock

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    James Stewart, Louis Armstrong, June Allyson

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    James Stewart, Ernest Borgnine, Richard Attenborough

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    James Stewart, Alfred Hitchcock, Farley Granger

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    James Stewart, Jack Elam, Arthur Kennedy

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    James Stewart, Murray Hamilton, Marc Connelly

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    James Stewart, Lee J. Cobb, Thelma Ritter

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    James Stewart, Will Geer, Jay Silverheels

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    John Wayne, James Stewart, Henry Fonda

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    James Stewart, Walter Brennan, Harry Morgan

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    James Stewart, Ann Miller, Jean Arthur

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    James Stewart, Rock Hudson, Harry Morgan

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    John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, Ron Howard

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    James Stewart, June Allyson, Agnes Moorehead

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    James Stewart, Henry Fonda, Shirley Jones

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    James Stewart, Robert Stack, Robert Young

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    James Stewart, Adam West, Vera Miles

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    James Stewart, June Allyson, Harry Morgan

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    James Stewart, Audie Murphy, Jack Elam

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    James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Fabian

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    James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Jack Elam

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    James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon

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    James Stewart, Carole Lombard, Charles Coburn

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    James Stewart, Myrna Loy, William Powell

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    James Stewart, Shirley Jones, Richard Widmark

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    James Stewart, Edward G. Robinson, Ricardo Montalbán

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    James Stewart, Charlton Heston, Bob Hope

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    James Stewart, James Arness, Jean Hagen

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    James Stewart, Marlene Dietrich, Jack Hawkins

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    James Stewart, Henry Fonda, Inger Stevens

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    James Stewart, Paulette Goddard, Horace Heidt

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    James Stewart, Clark Gable, Jean Harlow

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    James Stewart, John Cleese, Jon Lovitz

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    James Stewart, Robert Mitchum, Joan Collins

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    Raquel Welch, James Stewart, Dean Martin

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    James Stewart, Christopher Lee, Jack Lemmon

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