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The Best Claudette Colbert Movies

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

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List contains films like Cleopatra and Sleep, My Love.

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

Notable directors that worked with Claudette Colbert include names like John Ford, Cecil B. DeMille and Ernst Lubitsch. If Claudette Colbert movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Irene Dunne and Lillian Gish too.

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  • It Happened One Night
    1
    Claudette Colbert, Clark Gable, Walter Connolly
    • Released: 1934
    • Directed by: Frank Capra
  • Midnight
    2
    Claudette Colbert, Don Ameche, John Barrymore
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
  • The Bride Comes Home
    3
    Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Robert Young
    • Released: 1935
    • Directed by: Wesley Ruggles
  • Three Came Home
    4
    Claudette Colbert, Patric Knowles, Sessue Hayakawa
    • Released: 1950
    • Directed by: Jean Negulesco
  • Private Worlds
    5
    Claudette Colbert, Marguerite Chapman
    • Released: 1955
    • Directed by: John Frankenheimer
  • The Palm Beach Story
    6
    Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, Rudy Vallee
    • Released: 1942
    • Directed by: Preston Sturges
  • Since You Went Away
    7
    Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten
    • Released: 1944
    • Directed by: John Cromwell
  • The Two Mrs. Grenvilles
    8
    Ann-Margret, Claudette Colbert, Stephen Collins
    • Directed by: John Erman
  • The Sign of the Cross
    9
    Fredric March, Claudette Colbert, Charles Laughton
    • Released: 1932
    • Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
  • Cleopatra
    10
    Claudette Colbert, Warren William, Henry Wilcoxon
    • Released: 1934
    • Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
  • Drums Along the Mohawk
    11
    Claudette Colbert, Henry Fonda, John Carradine
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: John Ford
  • Skylark
    12
    Claudette Colbert, Ray Milland, Brian Aherne
    • Released: 1941
    • Directed by: Mark Sandrich
  • So Proudly We Hail!
    13
    Claudette Colbert, Paulette Goddard, Veronica Lake
    • Released: 1943
    • Directed by: Mark Sandrich
  • Imitation of Life
    14
    Lana Turner, John Gavin, Sandra Dee
    • Released: 1959
    • Directed by: Douglas Sirk
  • Tomorrow Is Forever
    15
    Claudette Colbert, Orson Welles, George Brent
    • Released: 1946
    • Directed by: Irving Pichel
  • The Egg and I
    16
    Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Marjorie Main
    • Released: 1947
    • Directed by: Chester Erskine
  • The Secret Fury
    17
    Claudette Colbert, Robert Ryan, Jane Cowl
    • Released: 1950
    • Directed by: Mel Ferrer
  • Four Frightened People
    18
    Claudette Colbert, Herbert Marshall, Leo Carrillo
    • Released: 1934
    • Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
  • Honor Among Lovers
    19
    Ginger Rogers, Claudette Colbert, Fredric March
    • Released: 1931
    • Directed by: Dorothy Arzner
  • Maid of Salem
    20
    Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Harvey Stephens
    • Released: 1937
    • Directed by: Frank Lloyd
  • Zaza
    21
    Claudette Colbert, Herbert Marshall, Monty Woolley
    • Released: 1938
    • Directed by: George Cukor
  • Tovarich
    22
    Claudette Colbert, Basil Rathbone, Charles Boyer
    • Released: 1937
    • Directed by: Anatole Litvak
  • The Gilded Lily
    23
    Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Ray Milland
    • Released: 1935
    • Directed by: Wesley Ruggles
  • Remember the Day
    24
    Claudette Colbert, John Payne, Shepperd Strudwick
    • Released: 1941
    • Directed by: Henry King
  • Private Worlds
    25
    Claudette Colbert, Charles Boyer, Joel McCrea
    • Released: 1935
    • Directed by: Gregory La Cava