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

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

List films include Stage Door, Olly Olly Oxen Free and more.

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

Notable directors that worked with Katharine Hepburn include names like John Ford, Sidney Lumet and David Lean. Is Katharine Hepburn your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Cary Grant and Paul Newman films lists too.

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The African Queen Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart Robert Morley

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Bringing Up Baby Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant Barry Fitzgerald

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The Philadelphia Story Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant James Stewart

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The Lion in Winter Anthony Hopkins, Katharine Hepburn Peter O'Toole

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Adam's Rib Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy Judy Holliday

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On Golden Pond Jane Fonda, Katharine Hepburn Henry Fonda

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Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Katharine Hepburn, Sidney Poitier Spencer Tracy

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Little Women Katharine Hepburn, Joan Bennett Edna May Oliver

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Woman of the Year Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy William Bendix

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Alice Adams Katharine Hepburn, Hattie McDaniel Fred MacMurray

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Stage Door Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball Ginger Rogers

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Long Day's Journey Into Night Katharine Hepburn, Jason Robards Jr. Dean Stockwell

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Holiday Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant Lew Ayres

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Suddenly, Last Summer Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn Montgomery Clift

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Desk Set Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy Joan Blondell

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Summertime Katharine Hepburn, David Lean Darren McGavin

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Mary of Scotland Katharine Hepburn, Fredric March John Carradine

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Pat and Mike Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy Charles Bronson

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Sylvia Scarlett Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant Edmund Gwenn

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Morning Glory Katharine Hepburn, Douglas Fairbanks Jr.

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The Madwoman of Chaillot Katharine Hepburn, Yul Brynner Richard Chamberlain

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Keeper of the Flame Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy Forrest Tucker

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The Trojan Women Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave Brian Blessed

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The Glass Menagerie Katharine Hepburn, Sam Waterston Michael Moriarty

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A Delicate Balance Katharine Hepburn, Lee Remick Paul Scofield

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A Bill of Divorcement Katharine Hepburn, John Barrymore Billie Burke

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A Woman Rebels Katharine Hepburn, Herbert Marshall Van Heflin

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Undercurrent Katharine Hepburn, Robert Mitchum Robert Taylor

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Love Affair Pierce Brosnan, Annette Bening Katharine Hepburn

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Dragon Seed Katharine Hepburn, Walter Huston Akim Tamiroff

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The Little Minister Katharine Hepburn

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State of the Union Katharine Hepburn, Angela Lansbury Spencer Tracy

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Song of Love Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid Robert Walker

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Quality Street Katharine Hepburn, Fay Bainter Franchot Tone

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The Rainmaker Katharine Hepburn, Burt Lancaster Lloyd Bridges

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Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry Katharine Hepburn, Denholm Elliott David Ogden Stiers

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Christopher Strong Katharine Hepburn, Colin Clive

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Spitfire Katharine Hepburn, Robert Young Ralph Bellamy

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Grace Quigley Nick Nolte, Katharine Hepburn

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Break of Hearts Katharine Hepburn, Charles Boyer

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Love Among the Ruins Katharine Hepburn, Laurence Olivier Joan Sims

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The Sea of Grass Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy Edgar Buchanan

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One Christmas Katharine Hepburn, Henry Winkler Swoosie Kurtz

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Laura Lansing Slept Here Katharine Hepburn, Kevin McNulty Joel Higgins

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The Corn Is Green Katharine Hepburn, Toyah Willcox Anna Massey

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Olly Olly Oxen Free Katharine Hepburn, Laura Misch Jayne Marie Mansfield

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This Can't Be Love Katharine Hepburn, Jason Bateman Anthony Quinn

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The Iron Petticoat Katharine Hepburn, Bob Hope Sid James

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Without Love Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball Spencer Tracy

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The Man Upstairs Katharine Hepburn, Ryan O'Neal