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List of the best movies of 1926, with movie trailers when available. These top movies of 1926 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres, but each film was released in 1926. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1926 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1926 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

The General and 45 Minutes from Hollywood are included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1926?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1926?"

1926 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1926. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1926 aren't just one persons opinion.

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Faust William Dieterle, Emil Jannings, Yvette Guilbert

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The Great Gatsby William Powell, Warner Baxter, Neil Hamilton

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The General Boris Karloff, Mike Donlin, Glen Cavender

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The Black Pirate Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, Donald Crisp

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Flesh and the Devil Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Frankie Darro

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Beau Geste William Powell, Ronald Colman, Neil Hamilton

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Don Juan John Barrymore, Mary Astor, Warner Oland

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The Winning of Barbara Worth Gary Cooper, Ronald Colman, Charles Lane

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45 Minutes from Hollywood Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Janet Gaynor

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Brown of Harvard John Wayne, Mary Brian, William Haines

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Thundering Fleas Oliver Hardy, Charley Chase, Allen Hoskins

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The Winking Idol William Desmond, Eileen Sedgwick

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Torrent Greta Garbo, Ricardo Cortez, Lucien Littlefield

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The Johnstown Flood Gary Cooper, Carole Lombard, Janet Gaynor

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The Bar-C Mystery Dorothy Phillips, Wallace MacDonald

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Mantrap Clara Bow, Eugene Pallette, Ernest Torrence

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3 Bad Men Olive Borden, George O'Brien

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For Heaven's Sake Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Noah Young

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What Price Glory? Dolores del Río, Victor McLaglen, Edmund Lowe

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A Trip to Chinatown Anna May Wong, Charles Farrell, J. Farrell MacDonald

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Mare Nostrum Antonio Moreno, Alice Terry, Apollon

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The Son of the Sheik Rudolph Valentino, Karl Dane, Vilma Bánky

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The Volga Boatman William Boyd

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Beverly of Graustark Marion Davies, Antonio Moreno, Creighton Hale

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Sparrows Mary Pickford, Gustav von Seyffertitz, Lloyd Whitlock

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The Sea Beast John Barrymore, Dolores Costello, Mike Donlin

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Fighting with Buffalo Bill Wallace MacDonald

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Old Ironsides Gary Cooper, Duke Kahanamoku, Wallace Beery

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The Mountain Eagle Nita Naldi, Malcolm Keen, Bernhard Goetzke

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The Man in the Saddle Janet Gaynor, Hoot Gibson, Charles Hill Mailes

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Along Came Auntie Oliver Hardy, Vivien Oakland, Glenn Tryon

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Camille Norma Talmadge, Gilbert Roland, Maurice Costello

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The American Venus Louise Brooks, Edna May Oliver, Ford Sterling

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A Social Celebrity Louise Brooks, Adolphe Menjou, Roger Davis

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The Temptress Greta Garbo, Lionel Barrymore, Antonio Moreno

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The Blind Goddess Ernest Torrence, Jack Holt, Esther Ralston

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The Untamed Lady Gloria Swanson, Nancy Kelly, Lawrence Gray

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The Blue Eagle Janet Gaynor, George O'Brien

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The House Without a Key Allene Ray, Walter Miller

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The Third Degree Dolores Costello, David Torrence, Louise Dresser

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The Blackbird Lon Chaney, Owen Moore

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Bardelys the Magnificent John Wayne, Karl Dane, John Gilbert

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Mother Aleksandr Chistiakov, Vsevolod Pudovkin, Vladimir Uralsky

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Fig Leaves Olive Borden, Heinie Conklin, George O'Brien

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A Woman of the Sea Edna Purviance, Gayne Whitman, Charles K. French

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The Grand Duchess and the Waiter Adolphe Menjou, Florence Vidor

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Tramp, Tramp, Tramp Joan Crawford, Harry Langdon

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The Devil's Wheel Sergei Gerasimov, Andrei Kostrichkin, Pyotr Sobolevsky

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The Strong Man Gertrude Astor, Harry Langdon, Robert McKim

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Raggedy Rose Mabel Normand