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The Best Debbie Reynolds Movies

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

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

This list has everything from Say One for Me to Two Weeks with Love.

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

Debbie Reynolds is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Terry Gilliam, Blake Edwards and Richard Brooks. Movie fans who love Debbie Reynolds have also been known to enjoy films starring The Andrews Sisters and Rosemary Clooney.

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  • A spoof of the turmoil that afflicted the movie industry in the late 1920s when movies went from silent to sound. When two silent movie stars', Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont, latest movie is made into ...more
  • When pilot Peter Brent (Leslie Nielsen) crashes a small airplane in a swamp near the houseboat of Tambrey "Tammy" Tyree (Debbie Reynolds) in Mississippi, Tammy takes it upon herself to nurse him back ...more
  • Molly Brown (Debbie Reynolds) is determined to rise from her country roots and marry a rich man. She finds one in Johnny Brown (Harve Presnell), who's just sold off his lucrative claim on a Colorado ...more
  • Setting off on a journey to the west in the 1830s, the Prescott family run into a man named Linus (James Stewart), who helps them fight off a pack of thieves. Linus then marries daughter Eve Prescott ...more
  • These Old Broads is a 2001 television film written by Carrie Fisher and starring her mother Debbie Reynolds, as well as Shirley MacLaine, Joan Collins, and Elizabeth Taylor in her final film role. In ...more
  • A Belgian nun fond of making up her own songs, Sister Ann (Debbie Reynolds), pens a catchy tune for a sad young local boy (Ricky Cordell). Surprisingly, the song, "Dominique," becomes a hit after the ...more
  • After their sons are convicted of homicide in a highly publicized trial, Midwesterners Adelle (Debbie Reynolds) and Helen (Shelley Winters) begin receiving threatening phone calls and decide to begin ...more
  • Goodbye Charlie is a 1964 comedy film about a callous womanizer who gets his just reward. It was adapted from George Axelrod's play Goodbye, Charlie and starred Debbie Reynolds and Tony Curtis. The ...more
  • Successful theater agent Charlie Reader (Frank Sinatra) lives a playboy's life in New York City. When his childhood friend, Joe McCall (David Wayne), shows up with a desire to leave his wife, the two ...more
  • Suburban couple Richard Harmon (Dick Van Dyke) and his wife, Barbara (Debbie Reynolds), have exhausted their patience in their marriage. Bored and no closer to fixing their problems through ...more
  • The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady is a 1950 musical comedy film directed by David Butler.
  • A penniless Hollywood scriptwriter agrees to look after a rebellious teenage girl at Christmas in order to help with his research for film about juvenile delinquency. The troublesome girl causes all ...more
  • Television writer Elliot Nash (Glenn Ford) makes increasingly desperate attempts to raise money in order to pay off a blackmailing photographer who threatens to publish nude photos of Elliot's ...more
  • When department store clerk Polly Parish (Debbie Reynolds) finds an abandoned baby, she unwittingly falls victim to her gossip-crazed coworkers. Even store owner John Merlin (Adolphe Menjou) assumes ...more
  • Pete Hammond Jr. (Tony Curtis) is a friendly saxophonist who leaves his life in Milwaukee to try and hit it big in New York City. When Pete arrives, he finds that music gigs are hard to come by, and ...more
  • The last major film to be shot at MGM's world famous Hollywood backlot, "That's Entertainment!" is a star-studded traipse down memory lane. The film boasts more than 100 classic segments compiled ...more
  • Insignificant assistant photographer Melvin Hoover (Donald O'Connor) is instantly love-struck after meeting struggling actress and chorus line dancer Judy LeRoy (Debbie Reynolds). To win her over, ...more
  • In the summer of 1913, teen Patti Robinson (Jane Powell) and her family take their annual summer vacation at the beach. Despite the concern of her parents, Katherine (Ann Harding) and Horatio (Louis ...more
  • Biddeford "Pogo" Poole (Fred Astaire), an urbane charmer, has been absent for most of the life of his daughter, Jessica (Debbie Reynolds), but he pops up again as she prepares to marry a California ...more
  • E.B. White's beloved children's tale is brought to life in this animated film, which finds the young farm pig Wilbur (Henry Gibson) attempting to avoid a dire fate. Of all the barnyard creatures, ...more
  • Uptight IRS man Lorenzo Charlton (Tony Randall) is ordered to investigate rural rancher Pop Larkin (Paul Douglas), who is significantly in debt to the government. Lorenzo arrives in the country and ...more
  • A penniless sergeant in the Air Force, Joe Fitzpatrick (Glenn Ford), impulsively marries a feisty nightclub showgirl named Maggie (Debbie Reynolds), who thinks money is more important than love. When ...more