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The Best Dorothy Malone Movies 

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Updated June 11, 2019 251 votes 58 voters 4.2k views 32 items

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

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

This list contains films like Flaxy Martin and Private Hell 36.

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

Movie fans who love Dorothy Malone have also been known to enjoy films starring Leslie Caron and Jane Powell.

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Lauren Bacall, Rock Hudson, Robert Stack

Released: 1956

Directed by: Douglas Sirk

Written on the Wind is a 1956 American drama film directed by Douglas Sirk and starring Rock Hudson, Lauren Bacall, Robert Stack and Dorothy Malone. The screenplay by George Zuckerman was based ...more

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Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Dorothy Malone

Released: 1946

Directed by: Howard Hawks

The Big Sleep is a 1946 film noir directed by Howard Hawks, the first film version of Raymond Chandler's 1939 novel of the same name. The movie stars Humphrey Bogart as detective Philip Marlowe ...more
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Rock Hudson, Troy Donahue, Robert Stack

Released: 1958

Directed by: Douglas Sirk

The Tarnished Angels is a 1957 American drama film directed by Douglas Sirk. The screenplay by George Zuckerman is based on the 1935 novel Pylon by William Faulkner.
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Kirk Douglas, Rock Hudson, Piper Laurie

Released: 1961

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

The Last Sunset is a 1961 western movie starring Rock Hudson, Kirk Douglas, and Dorothy Malone, and was directed by Robert Aldrich. The film was released by Universal Studios, shot in Eastman ...more

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Henry Fonda, Anthony Quinn, Richard Widmark

Released: 1959

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Warlock is a 1959 film, released by Twentieth Century Fox and shot in DeLuxe Color and CinemaScope. It is a Western adapted from the novel by Oakley Hall. Directed by Edward Dmytryk, it stars ...more

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Frank Sinatra, Doris Day, Gig Young

Released: 1954

Directed by: Gordon Douglas

Young at Heart is a 1954 musical film starring Doris Day and Frank Sinatra, directed by Gordon Douglas, and featuring a supporting cast including Gig Young, Ethel Barrymore, Alan Hale, Jr. and ...more
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Cary Grant, Jane Wyman, Eve Arden

Released: 1946

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Night and Day is a 1946 Technicolor Warner Bros. biographical musical film starring Cary Grant as American composer and songwriter Cole Porter. The movie was directed by Michael Curtiz and ...more

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Dorothy Malone, Virginia Mayo, Joel McCrea

Released: 1949

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Colorado Territory is a 1949 American Western film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Joel McCrea, Virginia Mayo, and Dorothy Malone. Written by Edmund H. North and John Twist, and based on ...more
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Anne Francis, Fess Parker, Tab Hunter

Released: 1955

Directed by: Raoul Walsh

Battle Cry is a 1955 CinemaScope film, starring Van Heflin, Aldo Ray, James Whitmore, Tab Hunter, Anne Francis, Dorothy Malone, Raymond Massey, and Mona Freeman. The movie is based on the novel ...more
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James Cagney, Jim Backus, Jane Greer

Released: 1957

Directed by: Joseph Pevney

Man of a Thousand Faces is a film detailing the life of silent movie actor Lon Chaney, in which the title role is played by James Cagney. Directed by Joseph Pevney, the film's cast included ...more
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George Sanders, Robert Stack, Edmond O'Brien

Released: 1960

Directed by: Andrew L. Stone

The Last Voyage is a 1960 American disaster film written and directed by Andrew L. Stone. It stars Robert Stack and Dorothy Malone. The screenplay centers on the sinking of an aged ocean liner ...more

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Errol Flynn, Dorothy Malone

Released: 1958

Directed by: Art Napoleon

Too Much, Too Soon is a 1958 biographical film made by Warner Bros.. It was directed by Art Napoleon and produced by Henry Blanke from a screenplay by Art Napoleon and Jo Napoleon, based on the ...more
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Jerry Lewis, Shirley MacLaine, Dean Martin

Released: 1955

Directed by: Frank Tashlin

Artists and Models is a 1955 Paramount musical comedy in VistaVision and marked Martin and Lewis's fourteenth feature together as a team. The film co-stars Shirley MacLaine and Dorothy Malone, ...more
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Dorothy Malone, Virginia Mayo, Zachary Scott

Released: 1949

Directed by: Richard L. Bare

Flaxy Martin is a 1949 film noir directed by Richard L. Bare. The crime thriller features Virginia Mayo, Zachary Scott, Dorothy Malone, among others. The picture was based on a story written by ...more
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Dorothy Malone, Evelyn Keyes, Billy Bishop

Released: 1950

Directed by: Earl McEvoy

The Killer That Stalked New York is a 1950 film noir starring Evelyn Keyes. The film, shot on location and in a semi-documentary style, is about diamond smugglers who unknowingly start a ...more
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Bruce Greenwood, Barbara Parkins, Dorothy Malone

Released: 1985

Directed by: Larry Elikann

Peyton Place: The Next Generation is a 1985 television film directed by Larry Elikann. The film is based on the TV series Peyton Place, which aired from 1964 to 1969, and the plot is set twenty ...more
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Kim Novak, Fred MacMurray, Dorothy Malone

Released: 1954

Directed by: Richard Quine

Pushover is a 1954 black-and-white film noir. Directed by Richard Quine, the film features Fred MacMurray, Philip Carey, and Kim Novak in her breakthrough role. It was adapted from two novels, ...more
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Stella Stevens, Catherine Bach, Dorothy Malone

Released: 1977

Directed by: Bruce Kessler

Murder in Peyton Place is a 1977 television film directed by Bruce Kessler. The film is based on the TV series Peyton Place, which aired from 1964 to 1969, and it was billed as a reunion movie. ...more
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Robert Vaughn, Doris Roberts, Donald Pleasence

Released: 1979

Directed by: Marvin J. Chomsky

Good Luck, Miss Wyckoff is a 1979 American drama film directed by Marvin J. Chomsky. The screenplay by Polly Platt is based on the 1970 novel of the same title by William Inge. Inge wrote two ...more
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Randolph Scott, Dorothy Malone, Peggie Castle

Released: 1955

Directed by: Lesley Selander

Tall Man Riding is a 1955 American Western film directed by Lesley Selander and starring Randolph Scott, Dorothy Malone, and Peggie Castle. Based on the novel Tall Man Riding by Norman A. Fox, ...more
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Mike Connors, Dorothy Malone, Jack Ingram

Released: 1955

Directed by: Roger Corman

Five Guns West is a 1955 Western film set during the American Civil War directed by Roger Corman. It was Corman's first film as director although he had already made two as producer. It was the ...more
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Martin Landau, José Ferrer, Ruth Buzzi

Released: 1983

Directed by: Jackie Kong

The Being is a horror science fiction film directed by Jackie Kong.
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Ida Lupino, Dorothy Malone, Dean Jagger

Released: 1954

Directed by: Don Siegel

Private Hell 36 is a 1954 black-and-white film noir, directed by Don Siegel. It features Ida Lupino, Steve Cochran, Howard Duff, among others. The picture was one of the last feature-length ...more
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Forrest Tucker, Randolph Scott, Dorothy Malone

Released: 1950

Directed by: Gordon Douglas

The Nevadan is a 1950 American western film directed by Gordon Douglas and starring Randolph Scott, Dorothy Malone, Forrest Tucker, Frank Faylen, and George Macready. Written by George W. George ...more
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The Lone Gun Dorothy Malone, Neville Brand, George Montgomery

Released: 1954

Directed by: Ray Nazarro

The Lone Gun is a 1954 Western. It was originally known as Adios My Texas.