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The Best Dorothy Lamour Movies  

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

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

These films, like Creepshow 2 and Road to Zanzibar include images when available.

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

If you're a fan of Dorothy Lamour, then check out our lists of the best Ingrid Bergman and Rita Hayworth movies as well.

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Peter Lorre, Dorothy Lamour, Lon Chaney
My Favorite Brunette is a 1947 American romantic comedy film directed by Elliott Nugent and starring Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour. Written by Edmund Beloin and Jack Rose, the film is about a baby ...more
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Bob Hope, Jim Thorpe, Bing Crosby
Road to Utopia is a 1946 American comedy film directed by Hal Walker and starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour. Filmed in 1943 but not released until 1946, Road to Utopia is the ...more
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Tyrone Power, Dorothy Lamour, Edward Arnold
Johnny Apollo is a 1940 crime film directed by Henry Hathaway. It stars Tyrone Power as a man who resorts to crime to buy a pardon for his embezzler father. Lloyd Nolan plays the gangster he ...more
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James Stewart, Charlton Heston, Bob Hope
The Greatest Show on Earth is a 1952 American drama film produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille, shot in Technicolor, and released by Paramount Pictures. Set in the Ringling Bros. and Barnum ...more
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Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Anthony Quinn
Road to Morocco is a 1942 American comedy film starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour, and featuring Anthony Quinn and Dona Drake. The film, which was written by Frank Butler and Don ...more
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Dorothy Lamour, Mary Astor, John Carradine
The Hurricane is a 1937 film set in the South Seas, directed by John Ford and produced by Samuel Goldwyn Productions, about a Polynesian who is unjustly imprisoned. The climax features a special ...more
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Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Anthony Quinn
Road to Singapore is a 1940 American comedy film directed by Victor Schertzinger and starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour. Based on a story by Harry Hervey, the film is about two ...more
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John Wayne, Lee Marvin, Cesar Romero
Donovan's Reef is a 1963 American film starring John Wayne. It was directed by John Ford and filmed on location on Kauai, Hawaii. The cast included Elizabeth Allen, Lee Marvin, Jack Warden, ...more
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Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Dorothy Lamour
Road to Rio is a 1947 American comedy film directed by Norman Z. McLeod and starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour. Written by Edmund Beloin and Jack Rose, the film is about two ...more
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Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Dorothy Lamour
Road to Zanzibar is a 1941 Paramount Pictures comedy film starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour, and marked the second of seven picture in the popular "Road to …" series ...more
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Bob Hope, Dean Martin, Bing Crosby
Road to Bali is a 1952 American comedy film directed by Hal Walker and starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour. Released by Paramount Pictures on November 1, 1952, the film is the ...more
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Teri Garr, Buster Keaton, Don Rickles
Pajama Party is a 1964 beach party film starring Tommy Kirk and Annette Funicello. This is the fourth in a series of seven beach films produced by American International Pictures. The other ...more
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Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, W. C. Fields
The Big Broadcast of 1938 is a Paramount Pictures film featuring W.C. Fields and Bob Hope. Directed by Mitchell Leisen, the film is the last in a series of Big Broadcast movies that were variety ...more
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Bob Hope, Peter Sellers, Dean Martin
The Road to Hong Kong is a 1962 British comedy film directed by Norman Panama and starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, as well as Joan Collins, with a cameo featuring Dorothy Lamour. This was the ...more
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Betty Grable, Jack Benny, Dorothy Lamour
Man About Town is a 1939 musical comedy film starring Jack Benny and Dorothy Lamour. A producer tries to get his leading lady take him seriously romantically by pursuing other women.
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Irene Dunne, Dorothy Lamour, Randolph Scott
High, Wide, and Handsome is a 1937 American musical film starring Irene Dunne, Randolph Scott, Alan Hale, Sr., Charles Bickford, and Dorothy Lamour. The 110-minute movie was directed by Rouben ...more
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Bob Hope, George Burns, Betty Grable
College Swing, also known as Swing, Teacher, Swing in the U.K., is a 1938 comedy film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring George Burns, Gracie Allen, Martha Raye, and Bob Hope. The movie ...more
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Stephen King, George Kennedy, Dorothy Lamour
Creepshow 2 is a 1987 American live-action/animated horror comedy anthology film directed by Michael Gornick and the sequel to Creepshow. Gornick was George A. Romero's cinematographer on the ...more
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Dorothy Lamour, Diana Lynn
And the Angels Sing is a classic example of a film musical written to capitalize on the title of a previously popular song; in this case Benny Goodman's 1939 number one hit song, "And the ...more
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The Fleet's In William Holden, Dorothy Lamour, Eddie Bracken
The Fleet's In is a movie musical produced by Paramount Pictures, directed by Victor Schertzinger, and starring Dorothy Lamour and William Holden. Although sharing the title of the 1928 ...more
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Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Veronica Lake
My Favorite Blonde is a 1942 American comedy film directed by Sidney Lanfield and starring Bob Hope and Madeleine Carroll. Based on a story by Melvin Frank and Norman Panama, the film is about a ...more
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Ray Milland, Dorothy Lamour, Ray Mala
The Jungle Princess is a 1936 motion picture released by Paramount Pictures, directed by William Thiele, and starred Dorothy Lamour in her film debut along with Ray Milland and Ray Mala.
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Carole Lombard, Anthony Quinn, Fred MacMurray
Swing High, Swing Low is a 1937 American romantic drama starring Carole Lombard and Fred MacMurray. This is the second film adaptation, after The Dance of Life and before When My Baby Smiles at ...more
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Lulu Belle Dorothy Lamour, Albert Dekker, Otto Kruger
Lulu Belle is a film released by Columbia Pictures starring Dorothy Lamour, George Montgomery, and Glenda Farrell. Directed by Leslie Fenton, the film was an adaption of a sensational 1920s hit ...more
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Dorothy Lamour, Marc Lawrence, Anne Revere
Rainbow Island is a 1944 musical film written by Walter DeLeon, Arthur Phillips, and Seena Owen and directed by Ralph Murphy.