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The Best Carmen Miranda Movies 

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Updated June 11, 2019 97 votes 48 voters 7.6k views 14 items

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

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

This list below has everything from That Night in Rio to Springtime in The Rockies.

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Don Ameche, Carmen Miranda, Alice Faye

Released: 1941

Directed by: Irving Cummings

That Night in Rio is a 1941 Technicolor American musical comedy film directed by Irving Cummings and starring Alice Faye, Carmen Miranda and Don Ameche. It is one of several film adaptations of ...more
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Cesar Romero, Carmen Miranda, Alice Faye

Released: 1941

Directed by: Walter Lang

Week-End in Havana is a 1941 Fox Technicolor musical film directed by Walter Lang. The movie stars Alice Faye and Carmen Miranda. It was the second of three pictures the two stars made together ...more
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Benny Goodman, Carmen Miranda, Alice Faye

Released: 1943

Directed by: Busby Berkeley

The Gang's All Here is a 1943 American Twentieth Century Fox Technicolor musical film starring Alice Faye, James Ellison, and Carmen Miranda. The film, directed and choreographed by Busby ...more
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Carmen Miranda, Jane Powell, Scotty Beckett

Released: 1950

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard

Nancy Goes to Rio is a musical comedy film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1950. It was directed by Robert Z. Leonard and produced by Joe Pasternak from a screenplay by Sidney Sheldon, based ...more
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Elizabeth Taylor, Robert Stack, Carmen Miranda

Released: 1948

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

A Date with Judy is a 1948 MGM musical film starring Wallace Beery, Jane Powell, and Elizabeth Taylor. Directed by Richard Thorpe, the movie was based on the radio series of the same name. The ...more
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Betty Grable, Cesar Romero, Carmen Miranda

Released: 1942

Directed by: Irving Cummings

Springtime in the Rockies is an American Technicolor musical comedy film released by Twentieth Century Fox in 1942. A Betty Grable vehicle, with support from John Payne, Carmen Miranda, Cesar ...more
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Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin, Carmen Miranda

Released: 1953

Directed by: George Marshall

Scared Stiff is a 1953 American musical comedy film directed by George Marshall and starring Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis. One of the 17 movies made by the Martin and Lewis team, it was released ...more
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If I'm Lucky Edgar Buchanan, Phil Silvers, Carmen Miranda

Released: 1946

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

If I'm Lucky is a 1946 film directed by Lewis Seller.
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Groucho Marx, Carmen Miranda, Gloria Jean

Released: 1947

Directed by: Alfred E. Green

Copacabana is a 1947 American musical comedy film starring Groucho Marx and Carmen Miranda. The film is a showcase for Miranda, who performs several numbers in her usual style, including a ...more
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Something for the Boys Phil Silvers, Carmen Miranda, Perry Como

Released: 1944

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

Something for the Boys is a 1944 musical comedy Technicolor film. The movie starred Carmen Miranda. Supporting players included Michael O'Shea, Vivian Blaine, Phil Silvers, Sheila Ryan and Perry ...more
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Carole Landis, Phil Silvers, Carmen Miranda

Released: 1944

Directed by: William A. Seiter

Four Jills in a Jeep is a 1944 film starring Kay Francis, Carole Landis, Martha Raye, and Mitzi Mayfair as themselves, re-enacting their USO tour of Europe and North Africa during World War II.
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Carmen Miranda, Perry Como, Stephen Dunne

Released: 1946

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

Doll Face is a 1945 American film directed by Lewis Seiler starring Vivian Blaine as "Doll Face" Carroll. The film is also known as Come Back to Me in the United Kingdom.
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Betty Grable, Don Ameche, Carmen Miranda

Released: 1940

Directed by: Irving Cummings

Down Argentine Way is a 1940 Technicolor musical film made by Twentieth Century Fox. It made a star of Betty Grable in her first leading role for the studio, and introduced American audiences to ...more
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Greenwich Village Don Ameche, Carmen Miranda, William Bendix

Released: 1944

Directed by: Walter Lang

Greenwich Village is a 1944 film from Twentieth Century Fox directed by Walter Lang. It stars Carmen Miranda and Don Ameche.