The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies Films

The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

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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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #5 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Robert Morley

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    Bringing Up Baby is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

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    Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Barry Fitzgerald

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    The Philadelphia Story is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #2 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, James Stewart

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    The Lion in Winter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #3 on the original list
    Anthony Hopkins, Katharine Hepburn, Peter O'Toole

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    Adam's Rib is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #25 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Judy Holliday

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    On Golden Pond is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #22 on the original list
    Jane Fonda, Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda

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    Guess Who's Coming to Dinner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #7 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Sidney Poitier, Spencer Tracy

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    Woman of the Year is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #11 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, William Bendix

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    Little Women is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Joan Bennett, Edna May Oliver

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    Alice Adams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #14 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Hattie McDaniel, Fred MacMurray

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    Stage Door is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #12 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball, Ginger Rogers

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    Long Day's Journey Into Night is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #1 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Jason Robards Jr., Dean Stockwell

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    Holiday is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #10 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Lew Ayres

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    Suddenly, Last Summer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #23 on the original list
    Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, Montgomery Clift

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    Desk Set is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Joan Blondell

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    Summertime is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #19 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, David Lean, Darren McGavin

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    Mary of Scotland is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #21 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Fredric March, John Carradine

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    Pat and Mike is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Charles Bronson

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    Sylvia Scarlett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #18 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Edmund Gwenn

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    Morning Glory is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.

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    The Madwoman of Chaillot is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #24 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Yul Brynner, Richard Chamberlain

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    Keeper of the Flame is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #6 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Forrest Tucker

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    The Trojan Women is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #16 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave, Brian Blessed

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    The Glass Menagerie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Sam Waterston, Michael Moriarty

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    A Delicate Balance is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Lee Remick, Paul Scofield

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    A Bill of Divorcement is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #8 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, John Barrymore, Billie Burke

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    A Woman Rebels is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Herbert Marshall, Van Heflin

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    Undercurrent is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #17 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Robert Mitchum, Robert Taylor

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    Love Affair is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Pierce Brosnan, Annette Bening, Katharine Hepburn

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    Dragon Seed is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Walter Huston, Akim Tamiroff

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    The Little Minister is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies
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    State of the Union is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #20 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Angela Lansbury, Spencer Tracy

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    Song of Love is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid, Robert Walker

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    Quality Street is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Fay Bainter, Franchot Tone

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    The Rainmaker is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #15 on the original list
    Katharine Hepburn, Burt Lancaster, Lloyd Bridges

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    Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Denholm Elliott, David Ogden Stiers

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    Christopher Strong is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Colin Clive

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    Spitfire is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Robert Young, Ralph Bellamy

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    Grace Quigley is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    #9 on the original list
    Nick Nolte, Katharine Hepburn

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    Break of Hearts is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Charles Boyer

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    Love Among the Ruins is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Laurence Olivier, Joan Sims

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    The Sea of Grass is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Edgar Buchanan

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    One Christmas is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    One Christmas Katharine Hepburn, Henry Winkler, Swoosie Kurtz

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    Laura Lansing Slept Here is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Kevin McNulty, Joel Higgins

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    The Corn Is Green is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Toyah Willcox, Anna Massey

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    Olly Olly Oxen Free is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Laura Misch, Jayne Marie Mansfield

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    This Can't Be Love is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

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

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    The Iron Petticoat is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Bob Hope, Sid James

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    Without Love is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball, Spencer Tracy

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    The Man Upstairs is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Katharine Hepburn Movies

    The Man Upstairs Katharine Hepburn, Ryan O'Neal

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