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The Best Anne Baxter Movies  

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

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

This list has a variety of films in it, from Three Violent People to The Spoilers.

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

Anne Baxter worked with many famous directors, including big names like Alfred Hitchcock and Orson Welles.

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Marilyn Monroe, Bette Davis, Anne Baxter
All About Eve is a 1950 American drama film written and directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, and produced by Darryl F. Zanuck. It was based on the 1946 short story "The Wisdom of Eve" by ...more

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Charlton Heston, Vincent Price, Yul Brynner
The Ten Commandments is a 1956 American religious epic film produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille, shot in VistaVision, and released by Paramount Pictures. It dramatizes the biblical story ...more

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Orson Welles, Anne Baxter, Agnes Moorehead
The Magnificent Ambersons is a 1942 American period drama, the second feature film produced and directed by Orson Welles. Welles adapted Booth Tarkington's Pulitzer Prize-winning 1918 novel, ...more

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Gene Tierney, Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter
The Razor's Edge is the first film version of W. Somerset Maugham's 1944 novel. It was released in 1946 and stars Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, John Payne, Anne Baxter, Clifton Webb, Herbert ...more
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Gregory Peck, Anne Baxter, Richard Widmark
Yellow Sky is a 1948 American western film directed by William A. Wellman. The story is believed to be loosely adapted from William Shakespeare's The Tempest. A band of outlaws flee after a bank ...more

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Alfred Hitchcock, Montgomery Clift, Anne Baxter
I Confess is a 1953 drama film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, and starring Montgomery Clift as Fr. Michael William Logan, a Catholic priest, Anne Baxter as Ruth Grandfort, and Karl Malden as ...more
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Anne Baxter, Erich von Stroheim, Franchot Tone
Five Graves to Cairo is a 1943 World War II film by Billy Wilder, starring Franchot Tone and Anne Baxter. It is one of a number of films based on Lajos Bíró's play Színmű ...more
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Nat King Cole, Anne Baxter, Raymond Burr
The Blue Gardenia is a 1953 black-and-white film noir directed by Fritz Lang and based on a story by Vera Caspary. It stars Anne Baxter, Richard Conte, Ann Sothern and Raymond Burr. The first ...more
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Anne Baxter, Claude Rains, Paul Muni
Angel on My Shoulder is a 1946 American fantasy film about a deal between the Devil and a dead man. The film was an independent production, produced by Charles R. Rogers and David W. Siegel, ...more
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Glenn Ford, Anne Baxter, Vic Morrow
Cimarron is a 1960 western film based on the Edna Ferber novel Cimarron, featuring Glenn Ford and Maria Schell. It was directed by Anthony Mann, known for his westerns and film noirs. Ferber's ...more

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Jane Fonda, Barbara Stanwyck, Anne Baxter
Walk on the Wild Side is a1962 drama film directed by Edward Dmytryk.
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Anne Baxter, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.
Chase a Crooked Shadow is a 1958 British suspense film starring Richard Todd, Anne Baxter, and Herbert Lom.
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Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter, Lee J. Cobb
The Luck of the Irish is a 1948 film with Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter, Lee J. Cobb, Cecil Kellaway, and Jayne Meadows.
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Anne Baxter, George Nader, Steve Cochran
Carnival Story is a 1954 film directed by Kurt Neumann, produced by Frank King and Maurice King, starring Anne Baxter and Steve Cochran, and released by RKO Radio Pictures. Sometimes this film ...more
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Marilyn Monroe, Charles Laughton, Anne Baxter
Full House is a 1952 film directed by Henry Hathaway.
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Anne Baxter, Ward Bond, Thomas Mitchell
The Fighting Sullivans, originally released as The Sullivans, is a 1944 American biographical war film directed by Lloyd Bacon and written by Edward Doherty, Mary C. McCall Jr., and Jules ...more
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Charlton Heston, Anne Baxter, Robert Blake
Three Violent People is a 1957 American western movie starring Charlton Heston, Anne Baxter and Tom Tryon.
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Marilyn Monroe, Anne Baxter, Walter Brennan
A Ticket to Tomahawk is a 1950 American western musical comedy film, released by 20th Century Fox, directed by Richard Sale and starring Dan Dailey and Anne Baxter.
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Anne Baxter, Margaret Hamilton, Ralph Bellamy
No girl has ever been called more names! That's Evelyn...the guest...who manages to throw her pretty shadow around where any man near must see it - and when it comes to a man she grants no ...more
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Anne Baxter, Wallace Beery, Noah Beery
20 Mule Team is a 1940 American Western film about Death Valley, and Daggett, California borax miners starring Wallace Beery and Anne Baxter, and remains an extremely rare opportunity to watch ...more
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Kurt Russell, James Stewart, George Kennedy
Fools' Parade is a 1971 crime drama film directed by Andrew McLaglen, and stars James Stewart, George Kennedy, Kurt Russell and Strother Martin. It was based on the novel of the same name by ...more
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Anne Baxter, Lee Van Cleef, Klaus Kinski
The North Star is a 1943 war film produced by Samuel Goldwyn Productions and distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. It was directed by Lewis Milestone, written by Lillian Hellman and featured ...more
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Anne Baxter, Roddy McDowall, Monty Woolley
The Pied Piper is a 1942 film in which an Englishman on vacation in France is caught up in the German invasion of that country, and finds himself taking an ever-growing group of children to ...more
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Peter Cushing, Anne Baxter, Ray Milland
The Masks of Death is a Sherlock Holmes film directed by Roy Ward Baker and starring Peter Cushing as the sleuth and John Mills as Doctor Watson.
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Sean Young, Anne Baxter, Robert Powell
Jane Austen in Manhattan is a Merchant Ivory Film made for LWT in 1980, but released for theatrical in UK and USA. It was the last film appearance of Anne Baxter and the début film of ...more