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

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

List films range from Joan of Arc to Terms of Endearment.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Shirley MacLaine include names like Alfred Hitchcock, Garry Marshall and Rob Reiner. Movie fans who love Shirley MacLaine have also been known to enjoy films starring Andie MacDowell and Sissy Spacek.

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Terms of Endearment Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, John Lithgow

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Steel Magnolias Julia Roberts, Dolly Parton, Sally Field

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The Apartment Shirley MacLaine, Jack Lemmon, Fred MacMurray

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Irma la Douce Shirley MacLaine, James Caan, Jack Lemmon

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The Children's Hour Audrey Hepburn, Shirley MacLaine, James Garner

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Being There Shirley MacLaine, Peter Sellers, Jack Warden

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Two Mules for Sister Sara Clint Eastwood, Shirley MacLaine, Armando Silvestre

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Sweet Charity Shirley MacLaine, Sammy Davis, Jr.

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Guarding Tess Nicolas Cage, Shirley MacLaine, Richard Griffiths

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Postcards from the Edge Meryl Streep, Annette Bening, Gene Hackman

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What a Way to Go! Paul Newman, Shirley MacLaine, Dick Van Dyke

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The Trouble with Harry Shirley MacLaine, Alfred Hitchcock, John Forsythe

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In Her Shoes Cameron Diaz, Shirley MacLaine, Toni Collette

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The Turning Point Shirley MacLaine, Anne Bancroft, Tom Skerritt

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My Geisha Shirley MacLaine, Edward G. Robinson, Yves Montand

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Can-Can Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Louis Jourdan

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Mrs. Winterbourne Brendan Fraser, Shirley MacLaine, Jane Krakowski

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Rumor Has It Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Costner, Dustin Hoffman

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Some Came Running Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Dean Martin

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Defending Your Life Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine, Albert Brooks

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The Evening Star Jack Nicholson, Shirley MacLaine, Juliette Lewis

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Bernie Matthew McConaughey, Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine

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Around the World in 80 Days Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Marlene Dietrich

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Coco Chanel Shirley MacLaine, Malcolm McDowell, Barbora Bobuľová

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Valentine's Day is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Shirley MacLaine Movies
Valentine's Day Jessica Alba, Taylor Swift, Anne Hathaway

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Carolina Julia Stiles, Shirley MacLaine, Barbara Eden

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Bewitched Nicole Kidman, Will Ferrell, Steve Carell

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Ocean's 11 Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Dean Martin

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Gambit Michael Caine, Shirley MacLaine, Vic Tayback

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Madame Sousatzka Shirley MacLaine, Twiggy, Shabana Azmi

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Artists and Models Jerry Lewis, Shirley MacLaine, Dean Martin

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The Yellow Rolls-Royce Ingrid Bergman, Omar Sharif, Shirley MacLaine

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Salem Witch Trials Kirstie Alley, Shirley MacLaine, Rebecca De Mornay

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Used People Kathy Bates, Shirley MacLaine, Marcia Gay Harden

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A Change of Seasons Anthony Hopkins, Bo Derek, Shirley MacLaine

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Anne of Green Gables: A New Beginning Shirley MacLaine, Barbara Hershey, Rachel Blanchard

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Hell on Heels: The Battle of Mary Kay Shannen Doherty, Shirley MacLaine, Parker Posey

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All in a Night's Work Shirley MacLaine, Dean Martin, Cliff Robertson

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Waiting for the Light Shirley MacLaine, Teri Garr, Clancy Brown

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Hot Spell Shirley MacLaine, Anthony Quinn, Shirley Booth

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The Sheepman Shirley MacLaine, Leslie Nielsen, Glenn Ford

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Broadway: The Golden Age Alec Baldwin, Liev Schreiber, Shirley MacLaine

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Cannonball Run II Frank Sinatra, Burt Reynolds, Jackie Chan

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Woman Times Seven Michael Caine, Shirley MacLaine, Peter Sellers

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Two for the Seesaw Shirley MacLaine, Robert Mitchum, Billy Gray

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A Smile Like Yours Shirley MacLaine, Joan Cusack, Lauren Holly

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The Possession of Joel Delaney Shirley MacLaine, Perry King, Míriam Colón

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Egg Scape is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Shirley MacLaine Movies
Egg Scape Rebecca Romijn, Shirley MacLaine, Taylor Dayne

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Anyone's Son Shirley MacLaine, James Caan, Danny Aiello