The Very Best Cary Grant Movies

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Here is a list of the best Cary Grant movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Cary Grant was one of the most popular leading men during the golden era of Hollywood, but some of his best work comes from his collaborations with Alfred Hitchcock. Cary Grant's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of this Cary Grant movies list is decided by how many votes they receive, so only hist most highly rated films will be at the top. Cary Grant has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Cary Grant movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Cary Grant films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List includes North by Northwest, An Affair to Remember, more and answers the questions, "What are the best Cary Grant movies?" and "What are the greatest Cary Grant roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Grant's romantic roles, you might also enjoy our list of best Audrey Hepburn movies and best James Stewart movies.

Alfred Hitchcock and Blake Edwards both worked with Cary Grant over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. Cary Grant was in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Paul Newman and Jean Harlow in terms of fame and success.

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  • North by Northwest
    1
    Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason
    • Released: 1959
    • Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
  • Charade
    2
    Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau
    • Released: 1963
    • Directed by: Stanley Donen
  • Suspicion
    3
    Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine, Cedric Hardwicke
    • Released: 1941
    • Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
  • Notorious
    4
    Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Claude Rains
    • Released: 1946
    • Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
  • To Catch a Thief
    5
    Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis
    • Released: 1955
    • Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
  • The Talk of the Town
    6
    Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Ronald Colman
    • Released: 1942
    • Directed by: George Stevens
  • Father Goose
    7
    Cary Grant, Leslie Caron, Trevor Howard
    • Released: 1964
    • Directed by: Ralph Nelson
  • Indiscreet
    8
    Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Cecil Parker
    • Released: 1958
    • Directed by: Stanley Donen
  • The Awful Truth
    9
    Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Ralph Bellamy
    • Released: 1937
    • Directed by: Leo McCarey
  • An Affair to Remember
    10
    Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Richard Denning
    • Released: 1957
    • Directed by: Leo McCarey
  • Arsenic and Old Lace
    11
    Cary Grant, Raymond Massey, Priscilla Lane
    • Released: 1944
    • Directed by: Frank Capra
  • Operation Petticoat
    12
    Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, Dina Merrill
    • Released: 1959
    • Directed by: Blake Edwards
  • His Girl Friday
    13
    Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy
    • Released: 1940
    • Directed by: Howard Hawks
  • The Bishop's Wife
    14
    Cary Grant, Loretta Young, David Niven
    • Released: 1947
    • Directed by: Henry Koster
  • People Will Talk
    15
    Cary Grant, Jeanne Crain, Finlay Currie
    • Released: 1951
    • Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
  • Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House
    16
    Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas
    • Released: 1948
    • Directed by: H. C. Potter
  • My Favourite Wife
    17
    Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Randolph Scott
    • Released: 1940
    • Directed by: Garson Kanin
  • Bringing Up Baby
    18
    Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charlie Ruggles
    • Released: 1938
    • Directed by: Howard Hawks
  • The Philadelphia Story
    19
    Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart
    • Released: 1940
    • Directed by: George Cukor
  • Monkey Business
    20
    Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Marilyn Monroe
    • Released: 1952
    • Directed by: Howard Hawks
  • Penny Serenade
    21
    Irene Dunne, Cary Grant, Beulah Bondi
    • Released: 1941
    • Directed by: George Stevens
  • Holiday
    22
    Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Doris Nolan
    • Released: 1938
    • Directed by: George Cukor
  • Topper
    23
    Cary Grant, Constance Bennett, Roland Young
    • Released: 1937
    • Directed by: Norman Z. McLeod
  • Gunga Din
    24
    Cary Grant, Douglas Fairbanks, Victor McLaglen
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: George Stevens
  • That Touch of Mink
    25
    Cary Grant, Doris Day, Gig Young
    • Released: 1962
    • Directed by: Delbert Mann