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

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

List films range from The Time of Your Life to When the Daltons Rode.

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

Federico Fellini and Fritz Lang are among those who directed Broderick Crawford at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, John Derek All the King's Men is a 1949 drama film with noir-themed overtones set in a political setting directed by Robert Rossen and based on the Robert Penn Warren novel of the same name. The production ...more

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Vincent Price, Sammy Davis, Jr. Convicts 4 is a 1962 prison film drama starring Ben Gazzara and directed by Millard Kaufman. The film is a fictionalized version of the life of death row convict John Resko, who wrote his ...more

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Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Lionel Barrymore Lone Star is a 1952 Western film starring Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Broderick Crawford, Ed Begley, and Lionel Barrymore as President Andrew Jackson. The film also marks the first screen ...more

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Diane Lane, Laurence Olivier, Sally Kellerman A Little Romance is a 1979 American romantic comedy film directed by George Roy Hill and starring Laurence Olivier, Thelonious Bernard, and Diane Lane in her film debut. The screenplay was ...more

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Donna Reed, Harry Morgan, Broderick Crawford Scandal Sheet is a 1952 black-and-white film noir directed by Phil Karlson. The film is based on the novel The Dark Page by Samuel Fuller, who himself was a newspaper reporter before his career ...more

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William Holden, Judy Holliday, Broderick Crawford Born Yesterday is a 1950 comedy-drama film based on the play of the same name by Garson Kanin and directed by George Cukor. The screenplay was credited to Albert Mannheimer based on the stage ...more

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Broderick Crawford, Giulietta Masina, Richard Basehart Il bidone is a 1955 Italian film directed by Federico Fellini. It features Broderick Crawford, Richard Basehart and Giulietta Masina. Released one year after the director's internationally ...more

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Bela Lugosi, Basil Rathbone, Alan Ladd The Black Cat is a 1941 film loosely based on the short story by Edgar Allan Poe. The comedy/horror film was directed by Albert S. Rogell, starring Basil Rathbone and featuring supporting ...more

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Charles Bronson, Broderick Crawford, Betty Buehler The Mob is a 1951 film noir crime thriller film directed by Robert Parrish and starring Broderick Crawford as a hard-nosed cop who infiltrates the Mob in order to bust their illegal dockyard ...more

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David Niven, Loretta Young, Eve Arden Eternally Yours is a 1939 American United Artists film produced and directed by Tay Garnett with Walter Wanger as executive producer, from a screenplay by C. Graham Baker and Gene Towne. It ...more

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Broderick Crawford, David Hemmings, Robert Powell Harlequin, also known as Dark Forces in United States, is a 1980 Australian thriller film directed by Simon Wincer and starring Robert Powell, Carmen Duncan, David Hemmings and Broderick ...more

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Glenn Ford, Jeanne Crain, Broderick Crawford The Fastest Gun Alive is a 1956 western film starring Glenn Ford, Jeanne Crain and Broderick Crawford.

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Dorothy Dandridge, Broderick Crawford, Stuart Whitman The Decks Ran Red is a 1958 M-G-M seagoing suspense drama based on the book Infamy at Sea, and directed by Andrew L. Stone. The feature starred James Mason, Dorothy Dandridge, Broderick ...more

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Eve Arden, Broderick Crawford, Edward Arnold Slightly Honorable is a 1939 American film directed by Tay Garnett. The film was based on the 1939 novel Send Another Coffin by F.G. Presnell.

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Broderick Crawford, Martha Hyer, Gene Reynolds Down Three Dark Streets is a 1954 documentary-style film, starring Broderick Crawford and directed by Arnold Laven. The screenplay was written by Gordon and Mildred Gordon, based on their novel ...more

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James Cagney, Ward Bond, Broderick Crawford The Time of Your Life is a 1948 film starring James Cagney adapted from the 1939 William Saroyan play of the same title. A Cagney Production, The Time of Your Life was produced by Cagney's ...more

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Jane Wyman, Anthony Quinn, Edward G. Robinson Larceny, Inc. is an American film. Originally released on May 2, 1942 by Warner Brothers, the film is a cross between the comedy and gangster genres. Directed by Lloyd Bacon, the picture stars ...more

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Glenn Ford, Edgar Buchanan, Broderick Crawford Human Desire is a 1954 black-and-white film noir directed by Fritz Lang, and loosely based on the novel La Bête humaine by Émile Zola. The story had been filmed twice before: La ...more

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Harry Morgan, Claire Trevor, Broderick Crawford Stop, You're Killing Me is a 1952 film directed by Roy Del Ruth. It stars Broderick Crawford and Claire Trevor.

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Gary Cooper, Susan Hayward, Ray Milland Beau Geste is a 1939 Paramount Pictures action/adventure motion picture starring Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, Robert Preston, Brian Donlevy, and Susan Hayward. Directed and produced by William A. ...more

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Robert Wagner, Buddy Ebsen, Broderick Crawford Between Heaven and Hell is a 1956 20th Century Fox Cinemascope color war film based on the novel The Day the Century Ended by Francis Gwaltney that the film follows closely. The story is told in ...more

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Tanya Roberts, José Ferrer, Rip Torn The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover is a 1977 film directed by Larry Cohen. It stars Broderick Crawford and James Wainwright. The cast includes Jose Ferrer, Michael Parks, Celeste Holm, Ronee ...more

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Glenn Ford, Broderick Crawford Convicted is a 1950 American crime film noir directed by Henry Levin starring Glenn Ford and Broderick Crawford. It was the third Columbia Pictures film adaptation of the 1929 stage play The ...more

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Twiggy, Martin Balsam, Jim Backus There Goes the Bride is a 1980 British comedy film directed by Terry Marcel and starring Tom Smothers, Phil Silvers, Graham Stark, Twiggy, Sylvia Sims and Martin Balsam.

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Anne Bancroft, Broderick Crawford, J. Carrol Naish New York Confidential is a 1955 crime film directed by Russell Rouse, featuring Broderick Crawford and Richard Conte as New York gangsters, and based on the novel New York: Confidential! by Jack ...more

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David Niven, Gary Cooper, Broderick Crawford The Real Glory is a 1939 Samuel Goldwyn Productions action film starring Gary Cooper, David Niven, and Broderick Crawford released by United Artists in the weeks immediately following Nazi ...more

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Tina Louise, Ray Milland, Patty Duke Look What's Happened to Rosemary's Baby is a 1976 TV movie, and a sequel to the 1968 film Rosemary's Baby. It has little connection to the novel by Ira Levin, on which the first film was based. ...more

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Peter Lorre, Broderick Crawford, Constance Dowling Black Angel is a 1946 film noir, based on the novel The Black Angel by Cornell Woolrich. The film was director Roy William Neill's last film.

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The Vulture Broderick Crawford, Akim Tamiroff, Arnold Diamond The Vulture is a 1967 British, Canadian and American co-produced horror film directed by Lawrence Huntington.

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John Carradine, Broderick Crawford, Anne Randall Hell's Bloody Devils is a 1970 action crime drama film written by Jerry Evans and directed by Al Adamson.

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Ray Milland, Broderick Crawford, James Bell Sealed Verdict is a 1948 American film. John Hoyt plays a high-ranking Nazi being prosecuted by an army tribunal in the aftermath of World War II. Sentenced to death, the general appeals to the ...more

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Kid Rodelo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Broderick Crawford Movies
Kid Rodelo Janet Leigh, Broderick Crawford, Don Murray Kid Rodelo is a 1966 western film written by Louis L'Amour, Eduardo Manzanos Brochero and Jack Natteford and directed by Richard Carlson.

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The Texican Audie Murphy, Broderick Crawford, Aldo Sambrell The Texican is a 1966 film produced and written by John C. Champion and directed by Lesley Selander. It is a paella western remake of their 1948 film Panhandle adapted for the persona of Audie ...more

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Raquel Welch, Shelley Winters, Cesar Romero A House Is Not a Home is a 1964 drama film loosely based on the 1953 autobiography by madam Polly Adler. The film stars Shelley Winters, Robert Taylor, Cesar Romero, and Kaye Ballard. Raquel ...more

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George Raft, Broderick Crawford, Pat O'Brien Broadway is a 1942 film about Broadway theatre with George Raft, Pat O'Brien, Janet Blair, Broderick Crawford, Marjorie Rambeau, Anne Gwynne, and S.Z. Sakall. Raft plays himself, recalling an ...more

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Square of Violence Bibi Andersson, Broderick Crawford, Valentina Cortese Square of Violence is a 1961 drama film directed by Leonardo Bercovici and written by Eric Bercovici and Leonardo Bercovici. The film stars Broderick Crawford, Valentina Cortese, Branko Plesa, ...more

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Broderick Crawford, Renato Terra, Pietro Pastore La vendetta di Ercole, better known as Goliath and the Dragon, is a 1960 Italian/French international co-production widescreen peplum film starring weight lifter and gymnast Mark Forest in his ...more

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A Kiss in the Dark David Niven, Jane Wyman, Broderick Crawford A Kiss in the Dark is a 1949 comedy film directed by Delmer Daves. It stars David Niven and Jane Wyman. The plot revolves around a pianist who inherits an apartment house full of loony tenants.

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Louis Prima, Broderick Crawford, Jimmy Durante Start Cheering is a musical motion picture starring Jimmy Durante, Walter Connolly and Joan Perry. It is best remembered today for a cameo appearance by The Three Stooges, who were Columbia ...more

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Randolph Scott, Broderick Crawford, Andy Devine When the Daltons Rode is a 1940 American Western film directed by George Marshall and starring Randolph Scott, Kay Francis, and Brian Donlevy. Based on the book When the Daltons Rode by Emmett ...more

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Cesar Romero, Frankie Avalon, Broderick Crawford The Castilian is a 1963 film about Fernán González of Castile, the first independent Count of Castile, who lived and reigned in the early 10th century, and is considered an ...more

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Big House, U.S.A. Charles Bronson, Lon Chaney, Jr. Big House, U.S.A. is a 1955 film directed by Howard W. Koch.

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Yvonne De Carlo, Broderick Crawford, Andy Devine Slave Girl is a 1947 comedy film directed by Charles Lamont.

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Broderick Crawford, Jessie Ralph, Johnny Downs I Can't Give You Anything But Love, Baby is a 1940 American musical comedy film starring Broderick Crawford and Jessie Ralph. It was also released under the title Trouble in B flat.

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Gregorio and His Angel is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Broderick Crawford Movies
Gregorio and His Angel Broderick Crawford, Germán Valdés, Evangelina Elizondo