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The Best Chill Wills Movies

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

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The list you're viewing is made up of many different films, like Mr. Billion and Big Daddy.

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Chill Wills worked with many famous directors, including big names like John Ford and Charles Lamont.

  • Gregory Peck, Jane Wyman
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    Released1946

    Directed byClarence Brown

    Based on the novel by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, this drama focuses on the family of Civil War veteran Penny Baxter (Gregory Peck), who lives and works on a farm in Florida with his wife, Orry (Jane  ...more
  • James Garner, Lee Remick
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    Released1963

    Directed byArthur Hiller

    Discriminatory boss Bullard Bear (Jim Backus) seeks to ax Molly Thatcher (Lee Remick) as a stock analyst at his brokerage firm, so he assigns her some stock shares to improve, knowing all along they  ...more
  • John Wayne, Claire Trevor
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    Released1939

    Directed byWilliam A. Seiter

    In Colonial America, Jim Smith (John Wayne) leads a group, including the intense Janie MacDougall (Claire Trevor), that tries to figure out who is supplying the area Native American tribes with  ...more
  • John Wayne, Richard Widmark
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    1

    Released1960

    Directed byJohn Wayne

    In 1836, the Mexican army, led by General Santa Anna, is invading Texas. Hoping to create a diversion for Santa Anna's forces, General Sam Houston (Richard Boone) orders Colonel William B. Travis  ...more

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  • 5

    High Lonesome

    John Drew Barrymore, Chill Wills
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    Released1950

    Directed byAlan Le May

    At a sprawling Texas ranch, a mysterious young man nicknamed Cooncat (John Barrymore Jr.) tells rancher Horse Davis (Basil Ruysdael) an improbable story about a murder at a nearby trading post. His
  • Ginger Rogers, Shirley Temple
    3
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    Released1944

    Directed byWilliam Dieterle, George Cukor

    I'll Be Seeing You is a 1944 drama film made by Selznick International Pictures, Dore Schary Productions, and Vanguard Pictures, and distributed by United Artists. It was directed by William Dieterle  ...more
  • Pat O'Brien, Walter Brennan
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    Released1969

    Directed byJean Yarbrough

    Looking to reform the corrupt government of his Old West town, newspaperman Jeff Rose is running for mayor against officeholder Nard Lundy (Edward Andrews). Jeff's campaign lacks the incumbent's  ...more
  • Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson
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    Released1956

    Directed byGeorge Stevens

    Wealthy Texas rancher Bick Benedict (Rock Hudson) shakes things up at home when he returns from a trip to the East Coast with a love interest, the refined Leslie Lynnton (Elizabeth Taylor). Bick and  ...more

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  • John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara
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    Released1963

    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    Aging rancher George Washington McLintock (John Wayne), a wealthy self-made man, is forced to deal with numerous personal and professional problems. Seemingly everyone wants a piece of his enormous  ...more

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  • Frank Morgan, Chill Wills
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    Released1943

    Directed byRoy Rowland

    A Stranger in Town is a 1943 comedy-drama political film made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed by Roy Rowland and produced by Robert Sisk from an original screenplay by Isobel Lennart and  ...more
  • Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde
    4
    1

    Released1945

    Directed byJohn M. Stahl

    While on a train, writer Richard Harland (Cornel Wilde) strikes up a relationship with the gorgeous Ellen Berent (Gene Tierney). Ellen quickly becomes obsessed with Richard and abandons her fiancé,  ...more
  • Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith
    4
    1

    Released1961

    Directed bySam Peckinpah

    The Deadly Companions is a 1961 Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, Steve Cochran, and Chill Wills. Based on the novel of the same name by A. S.  ...more
  • Adolphe Menjou, Sterling Hayden
    1
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    Released1955

    Directed byJoseph Kane

    Timberjack is a film directed by Joseph Kane that was released in 1955.  ...more
  • 14

    The Sainted Sisters

    Veronica Lake, George Reeves
    1
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    Released1948

    Directed byWilliam D. Russell

    The Sainted Sisters is a 1948 comedy film starring Veronica Lake and co-starring Joan Caulfield, Barry Fitzgerald, George Reeves, William Demarest and Beulah Bondi. The film was distributed by  ...more
  • Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello
    1
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    Released1966

    Directed byWilliam Asher

    Handsome and daring Dave Owens (Frankie Avalon) is a young stock-car driver who becomes entangled in a moonshine-smuggling scheme as he embarks on a cross-country competition. Joined by his buddy  ...more
  • Robert Walker, Donna Reed
    1
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    Released1944

    Directed byWesley Ruggles

    After being drafted into World War II, journalist Marion Hargrove (Robert Walker) travels to Fort Bragg, North Carolina, where he plans to mine his boot camp experiences for writing material.  ...more
  • 17

    Big Daddy

    Joan Blondell, Chill Wills
    1
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    Released1969

    Directed byCarl K. Hittleman

    Big Daddy is a horror film directed, produced and written by Carl K. Hittleman. It was filmed in 1965 under the title Paradise Road, but not released until 1969.  ...more
  • Mamie Van Doren, Donald O'Connor
    1
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    Released1954

    Directed byArthur Lubin

    Francis Joins the WACS is a 1954 American black-and-white comedy film from Universal-International, produced by Ted Richmond, directed by Arthur Lubin, and starring Donald O'Connor, Julie Adams, ZaSu  ...more
  • James Coburn, Kris Kristofferson
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    2

    Released1973

    Directed bySam Peckinpah

    Sheriff Pat Garrett (James Coburn) is ordered by Governor Wallace (Jason Robards) to go after the outlaw Billy the Kid (Kris Kristofferson) because the cattle businessmen want him caught. Although  ...more

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  • Glenn Ford, Julie Adams
    3
    1

    Released1953

    Directed byBudd Boetticher

    As the Texan militia inside the Alamo braces for Gen. Santa Anna's attack, soldier John Stroud (Glenn Ford) is chosen to go to the nearby town of Ox Bow to warn the women and children. He arrives to  ...more
  • Dolores Hart, George Hamilton
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    Released1960

    Directed byHenry Levin

    Beautiful Midwestern college girls Angie (Connie Francis), Melanie (Yvette Mimieux), Tuggle (Paula Prentiss) and Merritt (Dolores Hart) take off to Florida for spring break. On their search for  ...more
  • Dean Stockwell, Joel McCrea
    2
    1

    Released1951

    Directed byKurt Neumann

    Cattle Drive is a 1951 American western film directed by Kurt Neumann and starring Joel McCrea. Much of the film was shot in the Death Valley National Park, California and Paria, Utah.  ...more
  • Susan Hayward, Robert Preston
    2
    1

    Released1949

    Directed byStuart Heisler

    Stuart Heisler's film is set during the 20s Oklahoma oil boom. Cherokee Lansing, daughter of a rancher killed by the oilmen, is determined to get her revenge by finding oil before they can. Helped by  ...more
  • Glenn Ford, Henry Fonda
    2
    1

    Released1965

    Directed byBurt Kennedy

    Ben Jones (Glenn Ford) and Howdy Lewis (Henry Fonda) are cowboys who spend their days breaking horses and flirting with two sisters (Kathleen Freeman, Joan Freeman). When Ben and Howdy trade Ol'  ...more
  • Clark Gable, Spencer Tracy
    3
    2

    Released1940

    Directed byJack Conway

    Two rogue Texas oil men, "Big John" McMasters (Clark Gable) and "Square John" Sand (Spencer Tracy), drill oil wells in fields where there is no known oil. These wildcatters team up with a local  ...more