Old Hollywood 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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Debbie Reynolds, Gene Kelly, Rita Moreno
Singin' in the Rain is a 1952 American musical comedy film directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen, starring Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds, and choreographed by Kelly and Donen. It ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Ed Begley, Harve Presnell
The Unsinkable Molly Brown is a 1964 American musical film directed by Charles Walters. The screenplay by Helen Deutsch is based on the book of the 1960 musical The Unsinkable Molly Brown by ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Leslie Nielsen, Adam West
Tammy and the Bachelor is a 1957 romantic comedy film and is the first of the four Tammy films. It stars Debbie Reynolds as Tambrey "Tammy" Tyree, Walter Brennan as Grandpa Dinwitty ...more
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John Wayne, James Stewart, Debbie Reynolds
How the West Was Won is a 1962 western film written by James R. Webb and John Gay and directed by John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Marshall and Richard Thorpe.
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Frank Sinatra, Debbie Reynolds, Celeste Holm
The Tender Trap is a CinemaScope comedy starring Frank Sinatra, Debbie Reynolds, David Wayne, and Celeste Holm. Based on the 1954 play The Tender Trap by Max Shulman and Robert Paul Smith, it ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Katharine Ross, Greer Garson
The Singing Nun is a 1966 American semi-biographical film about the life of Jeanine Deckers, a nun who recorded the chart-topping hit song "Dominique". It starred Debbie Reynolds in ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Tony Randall, Paul Douglas
The Mating Game is an MGM film directed by George Marshall and starring Debbie Reynolds, Tony Randall, and Paul Douglas in his final screen appearance. Reynolds sings the title song during the ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Danny Bonaduce, Henry Gibson
Charlotte's Web is a 1973 American animated musical film produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions and Sagittarius Productions and based upon the 1952 children's book of the same name by E. B. ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Tony Curtis, Ellen Burstyn
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. ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Anne Francis, Red Skelton
Susan Slept Here is a 1954 American romantic comedy film starring Dick Powell and Debbie Reynolds. Shot in Technicolor, the film was based on the play of the same name by Steve Fisher and Alex ...more
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Lisa Kudrow, Debbie Reynolds, Albert Brooks
Mother is a 1996 comedy-drama film directed by Albert Brooks, and was co-written by Brooks with Monica Johnson. The film stars Brooks and Debbie Reynolds.
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The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady Debbie Reynolds, June Haver, Gordon MacRae
The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady is a 1950 musical comedy film directed by David Butler.
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Debbie Reynolds, Cliff Robertson, Jim Backus
My Six Loves is a 1963 comedy film starring Debbie Reynolds as a Broadway star who takes a vacation and finds herself responsible for six abandoned children, in Gower Champion's directorial ...more
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Elizabeth Taylor, Liza Minnelli, Mickey Rooney
That's Entertainment! is a 1974 compilation film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer to celebrate its 50th anniversary. It was followed by two sequels and a related film called That's Dancing!. The ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Eddie Fisher, Adolphe Menjou
Bundle of Joy is a Technicolor musical remake of the comedy film Bachelor Mother, which starred Ginger Rogers. It stars Eddie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds, and Adolphe Menjou. An unmarried salesgirl ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Rino Romano, Kimberly J. Brown
Halloweentown is a 1998 Disney Channel Original Movie released in October 1998.
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Bette Davis, Debbie Reynolds, Ernest Borgnine
The Catered Affair, also known as Wedding Party, is a family drama film made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed by Richard Brooks and produced by Sam Zimbalist from a screenplay by Gore ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Don Rickles, Tony Curtis
The Rat Race is a 1960 American drama film directed by Robert Mulligan and starring Tony Curtis and Debbie Reynolds as struggling young entertainment professionals in New York City. Filming took ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Shelley Winters, Yvette Vickers
What's the Matter With Helen? is a 1971 thriller film starring Debbie Reynolds and Shelley Winters.
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Debbie Reynolds, Eva Gabor, Glenn Ford
It Started with a Kiss is a 1959 film starring Glenn Ford and Debbie Reynolds. It was directed by George Marshall.
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Debbie Reynolds, Bob Fosse, Bobby Van
The Affairs of Dobie Gillis is a 1953 comedy musical film. The film is based on the same writings by Max Shulman as the subsequent television series, The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis. Bobby Van ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Ricardo Montalbán, Jane Powell
Two Weeks with Love is a 1950 romantic musical film made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed by Roy Rowland, based on story by John Larkin who co-wrote the screenplay with Dorothy Kingsley. ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Fred Astaire, Red Skelton
Three Little Words is a 1950 American musical film biography of the Tin Pan Alley songwriting partnership of Kalmar and Ruby and stars Fred Astaire as lyricist Bert Kalmar, Red Skelton as ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Andy Griffith, Thelma Ritter
The Second Time Around is a 1961 film directed by Vincent Sherman.
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Debbie Reynolds, Dick Van Dyke, Jean Simmons
Divorce American Style is a 1967 American satirical comedy film directed by Bud Yorkin and starring Dick Van Dyke, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Simmons, Jason Robards and Van Johnson. Norman Lear ...more