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The Best Betty Grable Movies

Updated June 11, 2019 1.2k votes 188 voters 18.6k views55 items

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

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

Examples include Mother Wore Tights and Let's Go Places.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Betty Grable movies?" and "What are the greatest Betty Grable roles of all time?"
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    Diamond Horseshoe

    Betty Grable, Dick Haymes
    Diamond Horseshoe is a 1945 Technicolor musical film starring Betty Grable, directed by George...  more
  • 2
    41
    8

    When My Baby Smiles at Me

    Betty Grable, Dan Dailey
    When My Baby Smiles at Me is a musical film released by 20th Century Fox, directed by Walter...  more
  • 3
    34
    4

    I Wake Up Screaming

    Betty Grable, Carole Landis
    I Wake Up Screaming is a 1941 film noir. It is based on the novel of the same name by Steve...  more
  • 4
    49
    20

    Pin Up Girl

    Nat King Cole, Betty Grable
    Pin Up Girl is a 1944 20th Century Fox Technicolor musical romantic comedy motion picture...  more
  • 5
    34
    8

    Coney Island

    Betty Grable, Cesar Romero
    Coney Island is a 1943 American Technicolor musical film released by Twentieth Century Fox and...  more
  • 6
    38
    13

    Song of the Islands

    Betty Grable, Victor Mature
    Song of the Islands is a 1951 musical comedy film directed by Walter Lang....  more
  • 7
    36
    11

    The Farmer Takes a Wife

    Julie Newmar, Betty Grable
    The Farmer Takes a Wife is a 1953 romantic musical comedy film directed by Henry Levin....  more
  • 8
    31
    7

    Mother Wore Tights

    Betty Grable, Anne Baxter
    Mother Wore Tights is a 1947 Technicolor musical film starring Betty Grable and Dan Dailey as...  more
  • 9
    32
    8

    The Shocking Miss Pilgrim

    Marilyn Monroe, Betty Grable
    The Shocking Miss Pilgrim is a 1947 American musical comedy film written and directed by...  more
  • 10
    25
    6

    That Lady in Ermine

    Betty Grable, Cesar Romero
    That Lady in Ermine is a 1948 American musical film directed by Ernst Lubitsch. The screenplay...  more
  • 11
    30
    15

    Moon Over Miami

    Betty Grable, Don Ameche
    Moon Over Miami is a 1941 Technicolor musical film directed by Walter Lang, with Betty Grable...  more
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    26
    11

    Down Argentine Way

    Betty Grable, Don Ameche
    Down Argentine Way is a 1940 Technicolor musical film made by Twentieth Century Fox. It made a...  more
  • 13
    28
    14

    The Dolly Sisters

    Betty Grable, June Haver
    The Dolly Sisters is a 1945 American Technicolor biographical film about the Dolly Sisters,...  more
  • 14
    24
    8

    Springtime in the Rockies

    Betty Grable, Cesar Romero
    Springtime in the Rockies is an American Technicolor musical comedy film released by Twentieth...  more
  • 15
    23
    8

    Wabash Avenue

    Betty Grable, Victor Mature
    Wabash Avenue is a 1950 musical film directed by Henry Koster....  more
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    19
    6

    Tin Pan Alley

    Betty Grable, Alice Faye
    Tin Pan Alley is a 1940 musical film starring Alice Faye and Betty Grable as vaudeville...  more
  • 17
    19
    8

    A Yank in the R.A.F.

    Betty Grable, Tyrone Power
    A Yank in the R.A.F. is a 1941 American black-and-white war film directed by Henry King, and...  more
  • 18
    18
    9

    The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend

    Betty Grable, Cesar Romero
    The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend is a 1949 romantic comedy Western film starring Betty...  more
  • 19
    17
    8

    Three for the Show

    Jack Lemmon, Betty Grable
    Three for the Show is a 1955 Technicolor and in CinemaScope musical comedy remake of Too Many...  more
  • 20
    25
    20

    Sweet Rosie O'Grady

    Betty Grable, Robert Young
    Sweet Rosie O'Grady is a 1943 Technicolor musical film about an American singer who attempts...  more
  • 21
    11
    2

    Give Me a Sailor

    Bob Hope, Betty Grable
    Give Me a Sailor is a 1938 film directed by Elliott Nugent. It stars Martha Raye and Bob...  more
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    28
    25

    How to Marry a Millionaire

    Marilyn Monroe, Lauren Bacall
    How to Marry a Millionaire is a 1953 American romantic comedy film directed by Jean Negulesco...  more
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    13
    6

    My Blue Heaven

    Betty Grable, Jane Wyatt
    My Blue Heaven is a 1950 Technicolor musical film directed by Henry Koster and starring Betty...  more
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    15
    8
    Million Dollar Legs is a 1939 film directed by Edward Dmytryk and Nick Grinde....  more
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    11
    4

    College Swing

    Bob Hope, George Burns
    College Swing, also known as Swing, Teacher, Swing in the U.K., is a 1938 comedy film directed...  more