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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.

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  • 1

    The Razor's Edge

    Gene Tierney, Tyrone Power
    58
    5

    Released1946

    Directed byEdmund Goulding

    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 Marshall,...  more
  • 2

    Yellow Sky

    Gregory Peck, Anne Baxter
    48
    7

    Released1948

    Directed byWilliam A. Wellman

    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

    #12 of 49 The Best 1940s Western Movies#26 of 52 The Best Gregory Peck Movies

  • 3

    All About Eve

    Marilyn Monroe, Bette Davis
    42
    9

    Released1950

    Directed byJoseph L. Mankiewicz

    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 Mary Orr,...  more

    #30 of 1,195 Every Oscar Winning Film Ever#690 of 1,506 The Most Rewatchable Movies#60 of 675 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars

  • 4

    The Ten Commandments

    Charlton Heston, Vincent Price
    42
    11

    Released1956

    Directed byCecil B. DeMille

    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 of the...  more

    #74 of 549 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made#24 of 310 The Best Movies Based On True Stories#94 of 557 The Best Film Scores Of All Time

  • 5

    Five Graves to Cairo

    Anne Baxter, Erich von Stroheim
    31
    6

    Released1943

    Directed byBilly Wilder

    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 négy felvonásban, including...  more
  • 6

    Walk on the Wild Side

    Jane Fonda, Barbara Stanwyck
    29
    5

    Released1962

    Directed byEdward Dmytryk

    Walk on the Wild Side is a1962 drama film directed by Edward Dmytryk....  more
  • 7

    O. Henry's Full House

    Marilyn Monroe, Charles Laughton
    29
    6

    Released1952

    Directed byJean Negulesco, Henry Koster, Howard Hawks, Henry Hathaway, Henry King

    Full House is a 1952 film directed by Henry Hathaway....  more
  • 8

    Cimarron

    Glenn Ford, Anne Baxter
    32
    15

    Released1960

    Directed byAnthony Mann

    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 novel...  more

    #161 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made#18 of 44 The Best Movies About Oklahoma

  • 9

    Angel on My Shoulder

    Anne Baxter, Claude Rains
    28
    10

    Released1946

    Directed byArchie Mayo

    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, directed...  more
  • 10

    A Ticket to Tomahawk

    Marilyn Monroe, Anne Baxter
    20
    4

    Released1950

    Directed byRichard Sale

    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....  more
  • 11

    The North Star

    Anne Baxter, Lee Van Cleef
    20
    4

    Released1943

    Directed byLewis Milestone

    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 production...  more
  • 12

    The Luck of the Irish

    Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter
    21
    7

    Released1948

    Directed byHenry Koster

    The Luck of the Irish is a 1948 film with Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter, Lee J. Cobb, Cecil Kellaway, and Jayne Meadows....  more
  • 13

    Carnival Story

    Anne Baxter, George Nader
    22
    8

    Released1954

    Directed byKurt Neumann

    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 is...  more
  • 14

    The Fighting Sullivans

    Anne Baxter, Ward Bond
    17
    4

    Released1944

    Directed byLloyd Bacon

    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 Schermer....  more
  • 15

    Guest in the House

    Anne Baxter, Margaret Hamilton
    22
    10

    Released1944

    Directed byJohn Brahm, André de Toth

    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 rights to...  more
  • 16

    20 Mule Team

    Anne Baxter, Wallace Beery
    22
    10

    Released1940

    Directed byRichard Thorpe

    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 Beery...  more
  • 17

    Fools' Parade

    Kurt Russell, James Stewart
    16
    6

    Released1971

    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    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 Davis...  more
  • 18

    The Magnificent Ambersons

    Orson Welles, Anne Baxter
    22
    13

    Released1942

    Directed byOrson Welles

    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, about...  more
  • 19

    Crash Dive

    Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter
    10
    3

    Released1943

    Directed byArchie Mayo

    Crash Dive is a World War II film in Technicolor released in 1943. It was directed by Archie Mayo, written by Jo Swerling and W.R. Burnett, and starred Tyrone Power, Dana Andrews and Anne Baxter. The...  more
  • 20

    Summer of the Seventeenth Doll

    Angela Lansbury, Ernest Borgnine
    4
    2

    Released1959

    Directed byLeslie Norman

    Summer of the Seventeenth Doll is a 1959 Australian-British film directed by Leslie Norman and is based on the Ray Lawler play Summer of the Seventeenth Doll. In the USA the film was released under...  more
  • 21

    The Great Profile

    Anne Baxter, John Barrymore
    2
    0

    Released1940

    Directed byWalter Lang

    The Great Profile is a 1940 film directed by Walter Lang....  more
  • 22

    You're My Everything

    Anne Baxter, Dan Dailey
    4
    4

    Released1949

    Directed byWalter Lang

    You're My Everything is a 1949 film directed by Walter Lang....  more
  • 23

    A Royal Scandal

    Vincent Price, Anne Baxter
    2
    2

    Released1945

    Directed byOtto Preminger, Ernst Lubitsch

    A Royal Scandal, also known as Czarina, is a 1945 film about the love life of Russian Empress Catherine the Great. It stars Tallulah Bankhead, Charles Coburn, Anne Baxter, and William Eythe. The film...  more
  • 24

    Jane Austen in Manhattan

    Sean Young, Anne Baxter
    8
    2

    Released1980

    Directed byJames Ivory

    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 Sean Young. The...  more
  • 25

    Mix Me a Person

    Anne Baxter, Donald Sinden
    2
    2

    Released1962

    Directed byLeslie Norman

    Mix Me a Person is a 1962 British crime drama film directed by Leslie Norman and starring Anne Baxter, Donald Sinden, Adam Faith, Walter Brown and Carole Ann Ford. A young London criminal is faced...  more