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

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

This list is made up of a variety of films, including Bolero and Rumba.

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

If Carole Lombard movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Jean Harlow and Tyrone Power too.

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My Man Godfrey Carole Lombard, Jane Wyman, William Powell My Man Godfrey is a 1936 American comedy-drama film directed by Gregory La Cava. The screenplay was written by Morrie Ryskind, with uncredited contributions by La Cava, based on 1101 Park ...more

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To Be or Not to Be Carole Lombard, Jack Benny, Robert Stack To Be or Not to Be is a 1942 American comedy directed by Ernst Lubitsch, about a troupe of actors in Nazi-occupied Warsaw who use their abilities at disguise and acting to fool the occupying ...more

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Nothing Sacred Carole Lombard, Hattie McDaniel, Margaret Hamilton Nothing Sacred is a 1937 Technicolor screwball comedy film directed by William A. Wellman, produced by David O. Selznick, and starring Carole Lombard and Fredric March. with a supporting cast ...more

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Mr. & Mrs. Smith Alfred Hitchcock, Carole Lombard, Robert Montgomery Mr. & Mrs. Smith is a 1941 screwball comedy film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, written by Norman Krasna, and starring Carole Lombard and Robert Montgomery. It also features Gene Raymond, ...more

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Twentieth Century Carole Lombard, John Barrymore, Charles Lane Twentieth Century is a 1934 American screwball comedy film. Much of the film is set on the 20th Century Limited train as it travels from Chicago to New York. The film was directed by Howard ...more

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Made for Each Other James Stewart, Carole Lombard, Charles Coburn Made for Each Other is a 1939 drama film directed by John Cromwell, produced by David O. Selznick, and starring Carole Lombard, James Stewart and Charles Coburn. Lombard and Stewart portray a ...more

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No Man of Her Own Clark Gable, Carole Lombard, Grant Mitchell No Man of Her Own is a 1932 romantic drama starring Clark Gable and Carole Lombard as a married couple in their only film together, several years before their own legendary marriage in real ...more

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Hands Across the Table Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray Hands Across the Table is a 1935 American romantic screwball comedy film directed by Mitchell Leisen and released by Paramount Pictures. It stars Carole Lombard as a manicurist looking for a ...more

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In Name Only Cary Grant, Carole Lombard, Kay Francis In Name Only is a 1939 romantic film starring Cary Grant, Carole Lombard and Kay Francis. It was based on the 1935 novel Memory of Love by Bessie Breuer. The fictional town it is based in, ...more

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True Confession Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, John Barrymore True Confession is a 1937 screwball comedy film starring Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, and John Barrymore. It was directed by Wesley Ruggles and based on the play Mon Crime, written by Georges ...more

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Now and Forever Shirley Temple, Gary Cooper, Carole Lombard Now and Forever is a 1934 American drama film directed by Henry Hathaway. The screenplay by Vincent Lawrence and Sylvia Thalberg was based on a story by Jack Kirkland and Melville Baker. The ...more

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The Princess Comes Across Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray The Princess Comes Across is a 1936 mystery/comedy film directed by William K. Howard and starring Carole Lombard and Fred MacMurray, the second of the four times they were paired together. ...more

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Love Before Breakfast Carole Lombard, Cesar Romero, Preston Foster Love Before Breakfast is a 1936 romantic comedy film starring Carole Lombard, Preston Foster, and Cesar Romero, based on Faith Baldwin's short story Spinster Dinner, published in ...more

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My Best Girl Carole Lombard, Mary Pickford, Buddy Rogers My Best Girl is a romantic comedy starring Mary Pickford and Buddy Rogers, directed by Sam Taylor, and produced by Pickford. The movie is notable for co-starring Rogers, who would be Pickford's ...more

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Swing High, Swing Low Carole Lombard, Anthony Quinn, Fred MacMurray Swing High, Swing Low is a 1937 American romantic drama starring Carole Lombard and Fred MacMurray. This is the second film adaptation, after The Dance of Life and before When My Baby Smiles at ...more

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Lady by Choice is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Carole Lombard Movies
Lady by Choice Carole Lombard, May Robson Lady by Choice is a 1934 romantic drama film starring Carole Lombard as a fan dancer and May Robson as a homeless drunk who is asked to pose as the dancer's mother for a publicity stunt, with ...more

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No More Orchids Carole Lombard, C. Aubrey Smith, Lyle Talbot No More Orchids is a 1932 comedy / drama film starring Carole Lombard and Lyle Talbot as mismatched lovers, based on the novel of the same name by Grace Perkins.

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High Voltage Carole Lombard, Antonio Sab├áto, Jr. High Voltage is an American film, produced by Pathé Exchange and directed by Howard Higgin. The film stars William Boyd, Diane Ellis, Owen Moore, Phillips Smalley, Billy Bevan and Carole ...more

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Vigil in the Night Carole Lombard, Peter Cushing, Anne Shirley Vigil in the Night is a 1940 film based on the 1939 serialized novel Vigil in the Night, by A. J. Cronin. The film was produced and directed by George Stevens and stars Carole Lombard, Brian ...more

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Bolero Carole Lombard, Ray Milland, George Raft Bolero is a musical drama film starring George Raft and Carole Lombard, and directed by Wesley Ruggles. The movie was a rare chance for Raft to star and to play a dancer, which had been his ...more

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We're Not Dressing Bing Crosby, Carole Lombard, George Burns We're Not Dressing is a 1934 screwball musical comedy directed by Norman Taurog. Based on the 1902 J. M. Barrie play The Admirable Crichton, the film is about a beautiful yacht owner who becomes ...more

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Fast and Loose Carole Lombard, Frank Morgan, Miriam Hopkins Fast and Loose is a 1930 romantic comedy film directed by Fred C. Newmeyer and starring Miriam Hopkins, Carole Lombard and Frank Morgan. The film was written by Doris Anderson, Jack Kirkland and ...more

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The Gay Bride Carole Lombard, ZaSu Pitts, Chester Morris The Gay Bride is a 1934 black-and-white gangster screwball comedy starring Carole Lombard as a wisecracking gold-digger and Chester Morris as the poor man she despises. It was directed by Jack ...more

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Ben-Hur Gary Cooper, Carole Lombard, Mary Pickford Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ is a 1925 American epic silent film directed by Fred Niblo. It stars Ramón Novarro and Francis X. Bushman, and is based on the 1880 novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of ...more

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Rumba Carole Lombard, Ann Sheridan, George Raft Rumba is a 1935 musical drama film starring George Raft as a Cuban dancer and Carole Lombard as a Manhattan socialite. The movie was directed by Marion Gering and is considered an unsuccessful ...more

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Virtue Carole Lombard, Pat O'Brien Virtue is a 1932 romance film starring Carole Lombard and Pat O'Brien.

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Sinners in the Sun Cary Grant, Carole Lombard, Chester Morris Sinners in the Sun is a 1932 thriller film directed by Alexander Hall.

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Supernatural Carole Lombard, Randolph Scott, Alan Dinehart Supernatural is a 1933 horror film directed by Victor Halperin. The film is about Roma Courtenay who attends a staged seance but finds herself suddenly possessed by the spirit of the executed ...more

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Fools for Scandal Carole Lombard, Ralph Bellamy, Isabel Jeans Fools for Scandal is a 1938 screwball comedy film starring Carole Lombard and Fernand Gravet, and featuring Ralph Bellamy, Allen Jenkins, Isabel Jeans, Marie Wilson and Marcia Ralston. It was ...more

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The Racketeer Carole Lombard, Hedda Hopper, Robert Armstrong The Racketeer is a 1929 American drama film directed by Howard Higgin. The film is also known as Love's Conquest in the United Kingdom. It tells the tale of some members of the criminal class in ...more

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They Knew What They Wanted Carole Lombard, Charles Laughton, Karl Malden They Knew What They Wanted is a 1940 film with Carole Lombard, Charles Laughton and William Gargan, directed by Garson Kanin. It is based on the 1924 Pulitzer Prize winning play with the same ...more

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Man of the World Carole Lombard, William Powell, George Chandler Man of the World is a romantic drama, starring William Powell, Carole Lombard, and Wynne Gibson.

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The Eagle and the Hawk Cary Grant, Carole Lombard, Fredric March The Eagle and the Hawk is an aerial war film directed by Stuart Walker and based on an original story by John Monk Saunders. The film stars Fredric March and Cary Grant as World War I Royal Air ...more

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Up Pops the Devil Carole Lombard, Norman Foster Up Pops the Devil is a film about an advertising man who quits his job to become a novelist, upsetting his wife and straining their marriage. The film was directed by A. Edward Sutherland and ...more

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Ladies' Man Carole Lombard, William Powell, Kay Francis Ladies' Man is a 1931 American drama film directed by Lothar Mendes, starring William Powell and Kay Francis. It was released on May 9, 1931 by Paramount.

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White Woman Carole Lombard, Charles Laughton, Charles Bickford White Woman is a 1933 film directed by Stuart Walker.

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The Campus Vamp Carole Lombard, Sally Eilers, Daphne Pollard The Campus Vamp is a silent comedy short starring Daphne Pollard and Johnny Burke. "This early Mack Sennett comedy features a young Carole Lombard as well as the early two color Technicolor ...more

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No One Man Carole Lombard, Paul Lukas, Ricardo Cortez No One Man is a 1932 American drama film starring Carole Lombard and Ricardo Cortez, and directed by Lloyd Corrigan. It is based on a novel by Rupert Hughes.

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Big News Carole Lombard, Robert Armstrong, Wade Boteler Big News is a 1929 American film directed by Gregory La Cava, released by Pathé Exchange, and starring Robert Armstrong and Carole Lombard, billed as "Carol Lombard".

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Brief Moment Carole Lombard, Gene Raymond, Donald Cook Brief Moment is a 1933 drama film directed by David Burton.

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The Johnstown Flood Gary Cooper, Carole Lombard, Janet Gaynor The Johnstown Flood is an American silent epic film drama directed by Irving Cummings, that addresses the Great Flood of 1889 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. The film stars George O'Brien, Florence ...more

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The Plastic Age Clark Gable, Carole Lombard, Janet Gaynor The Plastic Age is a 1925 black-and-white silent film, starring Clara Bow, Donald Keith, and Gilbert Roland in his film debut. The film survives today not only on 16 mm film, but also on video ...more

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I Take This Woman Gary Cooper, Carole Lombard, Helen Ware I Take This Woman is a 1931 American romance film directed by Marion Gering and starring Gary Cooper and Carole Lombard. Based on the novel Lost Ecstasy by Mary Roberts Rinehart, the film is ...more

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The Swim Princess Carole Lombard, Irving Bacon, Daphne Pollard The Swim Princess is a 1928 comedy film written by Frank Capra,James J. Tynan and directed by Alfred J. Goulding.

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The Fighting Eagle Julia Faye, Rod La Rocque, Phyllis Haver The Fighting Eagle is a 1927 silent romance drama film written by Douglas Z. Doty and John W. Krafft and directed by Donald Crisp.

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Ned McCobb's Daughter Carole Lombard Ned McCobb's Daughter is a 1928 drama film directed by William J. Cowen.

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Gold Heels Carole Lombard, Robert Agnew Gold Heels is a silent film drama produced and distributed by Fox Film Corporation and directed by W. S. Van Dyke. The film is loosely based on legendary racing horse Gold Heels. A print is held ...more

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Power Carole Lombard Power is a 1928 comedy film directed by Howard Higgin.

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Show Folks Carole Lombard Show Folks is a 1928 film directed by Paul L. Stein.

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A Perfect Crime Carole Lombard