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The Best Carol Lynley Movies

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

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

Items include everything from Beware! The Blob to The Shuttered Room.

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  • 1
    Honor Blackman, Carol Lynley
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    Released1979

    Directed byRadley Metzger

    The Cat and the Canary is a comedy horror film released in 1978. It is an adaptation of John Willard's 1922 black comedy play of the same name. The play has previously been filmed several times, the...  more
  • 2
    Carol Lynley, Darren McGavin
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    Released1972

    Directed byJohn Llewellyn Moxey

    The Night Stalker is a made for television movie which aired on ABC on January 11, 1972. In it an investigative reporter, played by Darren McGavin, comes to suspect that a serial killer in the Las...  more
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    Ann-Margret, Gene Tierney
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    Released1964

    Directed byJean Negulesco

    The Pleasure Seekers is a 1964 20th Century Fox motion picture starring Ann-Margret, Anthony Franciosa, and Carol Lynley, with Gardner McKay, Pamela Tiffin, Brian Keith, and Gene Tierney. The film...  more
  • 4
    Tuesday Weld, José Ferrer
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    Released1961

    Directed byJosé Ferrer

    Return to Peyton Place is a 1961 drama film produced by Jerry Wald and directed by José Ferrer. The screenplay by Ronald Alexander is based on the 1959 novel Return to Peyton Place by Grace...  more
  • 5
    Gene Hackman, Stella Stevens
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    Released1972

    Directed byIrwin Allen, Ronald Neame

    The Poseidon Adventure is a 1972 American action-adventure disaster film, directed by Ronald Neame, produced by Irwin Allen, and based on Paul Gallico's novel of the same name. The film features an...  more

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    Lauren Bacall, Roddy McDowall
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    Released1964

    Directed byDenis Sanders

    Shock Treatment is a 1964 film directed by Denis Sanders....  more
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    Angela Lansbury, Ginger Rogers
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    Released1965

    Directed byGordon Douglas

    Harlow is a 1965 American biographical film directed by Gordon Douglas about the life of film star Jean Harlow. It stars Carroll Baker in the title role, and Raf Vallone, Red Buttons, Angela...  more
  • 8
    Laurence Olivier, Carol Lynley
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    Released1965

    Directed byOtto Preminger

    Bunny Lake Is Missing is a 1965 British psychological thriller film starring Laurence Olivier and directed and produced by Otto Preminger, who filmed it in black and white widescreen format in...  more
  • 9
    Carol Lynley, Macdonald Carey
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    Released1959

    Directed byPhilip Dunne

    Blue Denim is a 1958 Broadway play by writer James Leo Herlihy. It starred Carol Lynley, Warren Berlinger and newcomer Burt Brinckerhoff in the lead male role. Opening on February 27, 1958, the play...  more
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    Jack Lemmon, Carol Lynley
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    Released1963

    Directed byDavid Swift

    Under the Yum Yum Tree is a 1963 comedy movie that stars Jack Lemmon, Carol Lynley, Dean Jones, and Edie Adams, with supporting roles by Imogene Coca and Paul Lynde. This sex comedy was a successful...  more
  • 11
    Julie Newmar, Carol Lynley
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    Released1969

    Directed byNorman Panama

    The Maltese Bippy is a 1969 film directed by Norman Panama and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It stars Dan Rowan and Dick Martin....  more
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    Carol Lynley, Cindy Williams
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    Released1972

    Directed byLarry Hagman

    Beware! The Blob is a 1972 sequel to horror science-fiction film The Blob. The film was directed by Larry Hagman. The screenplay was penned by Anthony Harris and Jack Woods III, based on a story by...  more
  • 13
    Oliver Reed, Gig Young
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    Released1967

    Directed byDavid Greene

    The Shuttered Room is a 1967 British horror film directed by David Greene and starring Gig Young and Carol Lynley as a couple who move into a house with dark secrets. It is based on a short story of...  more
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  • 14
    Ginger Rogers, Sonny Liston
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    Released1965

    Directed byAlex Segal

    Harlow is a fictionalized drama based on the life of film star Jean Harlow, with Carol Lynley in the title role. It was released shortly before Paramount Pictures' own film on the same subject. This...  more
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    Carol Lynley, Martha Hyer
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    Released1969

    Directed byRobert Sparr

    A woman seduces a professional golfer, then offers to kill his opponent if the golfer will kill her psychiatrist, who wants her committed....
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    Joe Namath, Glen Campbell
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    Released1970

    Directed byJack Haley, Jr.

    Norwood is a 1970 film that reunites True Grit co-stars Glen Campbell and Kim Darby, also featuring Joe Namath. It was based on the book of the same title, written by Charles Portis, but updated from...  more
  • 17
    Carol Lynley, Fred Williamson
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    Released1983

    Directed byWilliam Lustig

    Vigilante is a 1983 American vigilante film directed by William Lustig. It stars Robert Forster and Fred Williamson....  more
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    Released1979

    Directed byGeorge McCowan

    H. G. Wells' The Shape of Things to Come is a Canadian science fiction motion picture first released in May 1979. Although credited to H. G. Wells, the film takes only its title and some character...  more
  • 19
    Carol Lynley, William Smith
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    Released1996

    Directed byMarc Kolbe

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    Kirk Douglas, Rock Hudson
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    Released1961

    Directed byRobert Aldrich

    The Last Sunset is a 1961 western movie starring Rock Hudson, Kirk Douglas, and Dorothy Malone, and was directed by Robert Aldrich. The film was released by Universal Studios, shot in Eastman color....  more
  • 21
    Jenny Agutter, Carol Lynley
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    Released1987

    Directed byFreddie Francis, Ken Wiederhorn

    Dark Tower is a 1987 film directed by Freddie Francis and Ken Wiederhorn and starring Michael Moriarty, Jenny Agutter, Theodore Bikel, Carol Lynley, Kevin McCarthy and Anne Lockhart. It was filmed in...  more
  • 22
    Robert Vaughn, David McCallum
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    Released1968

    Directed byBoris Sagal

    The Helicopter Spies is a 1968 feature length film version of The Man from U.N.C.L.E.’s fourth season two-part episode "The Prince of Darkness Affair." The episodes were originally broadcast in the...  more
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  • 23
    Carol Lynley, Bruce Payne
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    Released1991

    Directed byHope Perello

    Howling VI: The Freaks is a 1991 direct-to-video horror sequel to The Howling. It was directed by Hope Perello, from the screenplay by Kevin Rock. As with most of The Howling films, it is only very...  more
  • 24
    Jack Palance, Carl Weathers
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    Released1975

    Directed byWilliam H. Bushnell

    The Four Deuces is a 1975 action film directed by William H. Bushnell....  more
  • 25
    Barbara Bouchet, Diana Dors
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    Released1967

    Directed bySeth Holt

    Danger Route is a 1967 British spy film directed by Seth Holt for Amicus Productions and starring Richard Johnson as Jonas Wilde, Carol Lynley and Barbara Bouchet. It was based on Andrew York's 1966...  more