List of the best Dorothy Dandridge movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Dorothy Dandridge'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 Dorothy Dandridge movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Dorothy Dandridge movies will be at the top of the list. Dorothy Dandridge has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Dorothy Dandridge movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Dorothy Dandridge films to end the squabble once and for all.
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Items include everything from Hit Parade of 1943 to The Harlem Globetrotters."This list answers the questions, "What are the best Dorothy Dandridge movies?" and "What are the greatest Dorothy Dandridge roles of all time?"
- 1Carmen Jones is a 1954 American musical film starring Dorothy Dandridge and Harry Belafonte,... moreDorothy Dandridge, Diahann Carroll
Directed by: Otto Preminger
- 2Porgy and Bess is a 1959 American musical film directed by Otto Preminger. It is based on the... moreSidney Poitier, Sammy Davis
Directed by: Otto Preminger
- 3Island in the Sun is a 1957 drama film produced by Darryl F. Zanuck and directed by Robert... moreJoan Collins, Dorothy Dandridge
Directed by: Robert Rossen
- 4Tarzan's Peril is a 1951 film starring Lex Barker as Tarzan and Virginia Huston as Jane, and... moreDorothy Dandridge, Lex Barker
Directed by: Byron Haskin
- 5Sundown is a 1941 American war film directed by Henry Hathaway and starring Bruce Cabot and... moreGene Tierney, Dorothy Dandridge
Directed by: Henry Hathaway
- 6Hit Parade of 1943 also known as Change of Heart is a 1943 musical film made by Republic... moreDorothy Dandridge, Susan Hayward
Directed by: Albert S. Rogell
- 7Lady from Louisiana is a 1941 American disaster film starring John Wayne. It was produced and... moreJohn Wayne, Dorothy Dandridge
Directed by: Bernard Vorhaus
- 8Tamango is a 1958 French/Italian film directed by John Berry, a black-listed American director... moreDorothy Dandridge, Curd Jürgens
Directed by: John Berry
- 9The Decks Ran Red is a 1958 M-G-M seagoing suspense drama based on the book Infamy at Sea, and... moreDorothy Dandridge, Broderick Crawford
Directed by: Andrew L. Stone
- 10Atlantic City is a 1944 musical romance directed by Ray McCarey. The film concerns the... moreLouis Armstrong, Dorothy Dandridge
Directed by: Ray McCarey
- 11Bright Road is a 1953 film written by Emmet Lavery and directed by Gerald Mayer.
Bright RoadDorothy Dandridge, Harry Belafonte
Directed by: Gerald Mayer
- 12The Murder Men is a 1961 television film starring Peter Mark Richman, James Coburn, and... more
The Murder MenJames Coburn, Dorothy Dandridge
Directed by: John Peyser
- 13Remains to Be Seen is a 1953 comedy crime mystery musical film based on the story by Russel... moreAngela Lansbury, Dorothy Dandridge
Directed by: Don Weis
- 14The Harlem Globetrotters is a 1951 film directed by Phil Brown and Will Jason.
The Harlem GlobetrottersDorothy Dandridge, Thomas Gomez
Directed by: Phil Brown, Will Jason
- 15Malaga is a film directed by László Benedek released on Oct 14, 1960.
Moment of DangerDorothy Dandridge, Trevor Howard
Directed by: László Benedek