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Best Shirley Temple Movies

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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. This actor is very well known in Hollywood, and is no stranger to gracing the big screen as the lead role. 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?"
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  1. 1
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    Shirley Temple, Cesar Romero, Anita Louise

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    Shirley Temple, Frank Morgan, Helen Westley

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    Shirley Temple, Jean Hersholt, Sidney Blackmer

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    Shirley Temple, Jack Holt, John Boles

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    Shirley Temple, Randolph Scott, Gloria Stuart

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    Shirley Temple, Bert Lahr, Franklin Pangborn

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    Shirley Temple, Rochelle Hudson, Jane Darwell

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    Shirley Temple, Buddy Ebsen, Jane Darwell

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    Shirley Temple, Claire Trevor, James Dunn

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    Shirley Temple, Clifton Webb, Alan Young

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    Shirley Temple, Gloria Stuart, Alice Faye

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    Shirley Temple, George Montgomery, Jack Oakie

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    Shirley Temple, James Dunn, Jane Darwell

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    Shirley Temple, Robert Young, Alice Faye

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    Shirley Temple, Edna May Oliver, Jimmy Durante

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    Shirley Temple, Hattie McDaniel, Lionel Barrymore

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    Shirley Temple, ZaSu Pitts, Slim Summerville

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    Shirley Temple, Ginger Rogers, Joseph Cotten

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    John Wayne, Shirley Temple, Henry Fonda

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    Shirley Temple, Adolphe Menjou, Charles Bickford

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

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    Pardon My Pups Shirley Temple, Junior Coghlan, Harry Myers

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    Shirley Temple, Barry Fitzgerald, Ezzrett Anderson

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    Shirley Temple, Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones

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    Shirley Temple, Randolph Scott, Victor Jory

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    Shirley Temple, James Dunn, Warner Baxter

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    Shirley Temple, Robert Benchley, Walter Abel

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    Cary Grant, Shirley Temple, Myrna Loy

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    Shirley Temple, Cesar Romero, Victor McLaglen

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    Shirley Temple, Lee J. Cobb, Eddie Cantor

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    Shirley Temple, Sterling Holloway, Spring Byington

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    Shirley Temple, Guy Kibbee, Dickie Moore

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    Shirley Temple, Ginger Rogers, Janet Gaynor

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    War Babies Shirley Temple, Georgie Billings, Eugene Butler

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    Shirley Temple: The Early Years Shirley Temple

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    Shirley Temple, Janet Gaynor, Lionel Barrymore

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    Ronald Reagan, Shirley Temple, Lois Maxwell

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    Shirley Temple, Tommy Bond

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    Shirley Temple, Herbert Marshall, Laraine Day

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

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    Charlie Chaplin, Shirley Temple, Bing Crosby

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    Shirley Temple, Randolph Scott, Buster Crabbe

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    Shirley Temple, Joel McCrea, Lyle Talbot

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

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    Shirley Temple, Guy Madison, Franchot Tone

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    The Red-Haired Alibi Shirley Temple, Grant Withers, Arthur Hoyt

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    Shirley Temple Festival Shirley Temple, Andy Clyde

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    Shirley Temple, Spencer Tracy, Alice Faye

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    Shirley Temple, Ricardo Cortez, Kay Francis

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    Donald Woods, Jean Muir, Clara Blandick

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