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

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

This list is made up of films like Our Modern Maidens and The Best of Everything.

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

If you're a fan of Joan Crawford, then check out our lists of the best Mae West and Jean Harlow movies as well.

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Mildred Pierce Joan Crawford, Eve Arden, Butterfly McQueen

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What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Robert Aldrich

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Humoresque Joan Crawford, John Garfield, Craig Stevens

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Flamingo Road Joan Crawford, Alice White, Sydney Greenstreet

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Autumn Leaves Joan Crawford, Vera Miles, Cliff Robertson

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Possessed Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Wallace Ford

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Sudden Fear Joan Crawford, Jack Palance, Mike Connors

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Dancing Lady Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Fred Astaire

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I Live My Life Joan Crawford, Frank Morgan, Brian Aherne

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Queen Bee Joan Crawford, Fay Wray, John Ireland

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The Unknown Joan Crawford, Lon Chaney, Norman Kerry

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They All Kissed the Bride Joan Crawford, Melvyn Douglas, Roland Young

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Johnny Guitar Joan Crawford, Sterling Hayden, Royal Dano

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Forsaking All Others Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell

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Mannequin Joan Crawford, Spencer Tracy, Ralph Morgan

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A Woman's Face Joan Crawford, Melvyn Douglas, Conrad Veidt

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Strange Cargo Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Peter Lorre

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Our Dancing Daughters Joan Crawford, Johnny Mack Brown, Nils Asther

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The Story of Esther Costello Joan Crawford, Rossano Brazzi, Lee Patterson

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Above Suspicion Joan Crawford, Basil Rathbone, Fred MacMurray

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Susan and God Rita Hayworth, Joan Crawford, Fredric March

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The Best of Everything Joan Crawford, Suzy Parker, Louis Jourdan

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This Woman Is Dangerous Joan Crawford, David Brian, Richard Webb

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Our Blushing Brides Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery, Dorothy Sebastian

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Twelve Miles Out Joan Crawford, Ernest Torrence, John Gilbert

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Daisy Kenyon Henry Fonda, Joan Crawford, Dana Andrews

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Today We Live Joan Crawford, Gary Cooper, Robert Young

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The Gorgeous Hussy James Stewart, Joan Crawford, Robert Taylor

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The Understanding Heart Joan Crawford, Carmel Myers, Rockliffe Fellowes

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The Caretakers Joan Crawford, Robert Vaughn, Robert Stack

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Harriet Craig Joan Crawford, Wendell Corey, Allyn Joslyn

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Sadie McKee Joan Crawford, Edward Arnold, Gene Raymond

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Paid Joan Crawford, Marie Prevost, Robert Armstrong

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The Shining Hour Joan Crawford, Robert Young, Melvyn Douglas

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The Circle Joan Crawford, Eugenie Besserer, Eleanor Boardman

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Our Modern Maidens Joan Crawford, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.

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It's a Great Feeling Doris Day, Joan Crawford, Errol Flynn

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Dream of Love Joan Crawford, Nils Asther, Warner Oland

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Winners of the Wilderness Joan Crawford, Tim McCoy, Edward Connelly

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Rain Joan Crawford, Walter Huston, Beulah Bondi

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The Law of the Range Joan Crawford, Tim McCoy, Rex Lease

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Untamed Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery, Ernest Torrence

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Rose-Marie Joan Crawford, James Murray

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Great Day Joan Crawford, Johnny Mack Brown, Anita Page

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The Duke Steps Out Joan Crawford, William Haines, Karl Dane

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This Modern Age Joan Crawford, Neil Hamilton, Pauline Frederick

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Spring Fever Joan Crawford, William Haines

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West Point Joan Crawford, William Haines, William Bakewell

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Female on the Beach Joan Crawford, Jeff Chandler, Jan Sterling

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Four Walls Joan Crawford, Carmel Myers, John Gilbert