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Here is a list of the Top 25 Greatest Hollywood actors ever. Legendary actors are prevalent in every film industry. Only some Hollywood actors with superb acting skills have made it to this list. These male artists are considered as the most talented actors and wonderful Hollywood heroes. You can copy this Hollywood actors list to make a list of your favorite movie stars. List also includes some wonderful Hollywood actors pictures. Some of these may also be the most overpaid actors ever. Source: AFI

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Humphrey Bogart is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Casablanca, The Maltese Falcon, The African Queen

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Cary Grant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
North by Northwest, Bringing Up Baby, His Girl Friday

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James Stewart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
It's a Wonderful Life, Vertigo, Rear Window

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Marlon Brando is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
The Godfather, Apocalypse Now, Superman

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Fred Astaire is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
The Towering Inferno, Top Hat, Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town

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Henry Fonda is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Once Upon a Time in the West, 12 Angry Men, The Grapes of Wrath

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Clark Gable is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Gone with the Wind, It Happened One Night, Mutiny on the Bounty

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James Cagney is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Mutiny on the Bounty, Yankee Doodle Dandy, White Heat

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Spencer Tracy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Amélie, It's a Mad, Mad

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Charlie Chaplin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
City Lights, The Gold Rush, Modern Times

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Gary Cooper is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
High Noon, Cinema Paradiso, The Pride of the Yankees

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Gregory Peck is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
To Kill a Mockingbird, Cape Fear, The Omen

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John Wayne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
The Searchers, The Longest Day, Stagecoach

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Laurence Olivier is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Spartacus, Clash of the Titans, Rebecca

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Gene Kelly is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Singin' in the Rain, An American in Paris, On the Town

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Orson Welles is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Citizen Kane, The Muppet Movie, The Third Man

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Kirk Douglas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Spartacus, Paths of Glory, 20

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James Dean is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Rebel Without a Cause, Giant, East of Eden

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Burt Lancaster is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Field of Dreams, From Here to Eternity, Judgment at Nuremberg

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Marx Brothers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever

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Buster Keaton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Sunset Boulevard, It's a Mad, Mad

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Sidney Poitier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
In the Heat of the Night, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, Sneakers

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Robert Mitchum is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
Cape Fear, Scrooged, The Night of the Hunter

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Edward G. Robinson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
The Ten Commandments, Double Indemnity, Soylent Green

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William Holden is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list AFI's Top 25 Hollywood Actors Ever
The Bridge on the River Kwai, The Wild Bunch, Sunset Boulevard