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

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

With films ranging from Hidden Hollywood to Now I'll Tell, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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

Is Shirley Temple your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best George Burns and Lee Remick films lists too.

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The Little Princess Shirley Temple, Cesar Romero, Anita Louise

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Heidi Shirley Temple, Sidney Blackmer, nm0871546

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Curly Top Shirley Temple, Rochelle Hudson, John Boles

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The Little Colonel Shirley Temple, Hattie McDaniel, Lionel Barrymore

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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Shirley Temple, Gloria Stuart, Randolph Scott

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Bright Eyes Shirley Temple, Jane Withers, James Dunn

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The Littlest Rebel Shirley Temple, John Boles, Jack Holt

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Little Miss Broadway Shirley Temple, Edna May Oliver, Jimmy Durante

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Poor Little Rich Girl Shirley Temple, Gloria Stuart, Alice Faye

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Stowaway Shirley Temple, Robert Young, Alice Faye

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Captain January Shirley Temple, Buddy Ebsen, Slim Summerville

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Since You Went Away Shirley Temple, Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones

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Dimples Shirley Temple, Frank Morgan, Helen Westley

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Baby Take a Bow Shirley Temple, Claire Trevor, James Dunn

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Wee Willie Winkie Shirley Temple, Cesar Romero, Victor McLaglen

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Susannah of the Mounties Shirley Temple, Randolph Scott, Margaret Lockwood

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Little Miss Marker Shirley Temple, Adolphe Menjou, Dorothy Dell

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Just Around the Corner Shirley Temple, Bert Lahr, Franklin Pangborn

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Fort Apache Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple, Ward Bond

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The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer Cary Grant, Shirley Temple, Myrna Loy

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I'll Be Seeing You Ginger Rogers, Shirley Temple, Joseph Cotten

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Stand Up and Cheer! Shirley Temple, James Dunn, John Boles

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Miss Annie Rooney Shirley Temple, Dickie Moore, Guy Kibbee

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Mr. Belvedere Goes to College Shirley Temple, Clifton Webb, Peggie Castle

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The Story of Seabiscuit Shirley Temple, Barry Fitzgerald, Rosemary DeCamp

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Kiss and Tell Shirley Temple, Robert Benchley, Darryl Hickman

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Young People Shirley Temple, George Montgomery, Minor Watson

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Pardon My Pups Shirley Temple, Junior Coghlan, Harry Myers

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The Blue Bird Shirley Temple, Gale Sondergaard, Sterling Holloway

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Ali Baba Goes to Town Shirley Temple, Lee J. Cobb, Gypsy Rose Lee

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Our Little Girl Shirley Temple, Joel McCrea, Lyle Talbot

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Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? Charlie Chaplin, Shirley Temple, Bing Crosby

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That Hagen Girl Ronald Reagan, Shirley Temple, Lois Maxwell

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Change of Heart Ginger Rogers, Shirley Temple, Janet Gaynor

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Carolina Shirley Temple, Janet Gaynor, Robert Young

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Kathleen Shirley Temple, Herbert Marshall, Laraine Day

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War Babies is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Shirley Temple Movies
War Babies Shirley Temple, Georgie Billings, Eugene Butler

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To the Last Man Shirley Temple, John Carradine, Randolph Scott

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Shirley Temple Festival Shirley Temple, Andy Clyde

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Polly Tix in Washington Shirley Temple, Tommy Bond, Philip Hurlic

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Out All Night Shirley Temple, ZaSu Pitts, Slim Summerville

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The Kid's Last Fight Shirley Temple, Arthur J. Maskery, Sidney Kibrick

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Mandalay Shirley Temple, Ricardo Cortez, Kay Francis

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Honeymoon Shirley Temple, Guy Madison, Franchot Tone

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Hollywood Singing and Dancing: The 1930s Mickey Rooney, Shirley Temple, Deanna Durbin

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The Red-Haired Alibi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Shirley Temple Movies
The Red-Haired Alibi Shirley Temple, Grant Withers, Arthur Hoyt

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Kid 'in' Africa Shirley Temple, Danny Boone Jr.

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Merrily Yours Shirley Temple, David Sharpe, Lloyd Ingraham

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Dora's Dunking Doughnuts Shirley Temple, Andy Clyde, Bud Jamison