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The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies

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

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

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    Old Yeller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Old Yeller

    Chuck Connors, Fess Parker

    Released1957

    Directed byRobert Stevenson

    Old Yeller is a 1957 American family tragedy film produced by Walt Disney. It stars Tommy... more on Wikipedia

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    Gentleman's Agreement is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Gentleman's Agreement

    Gregory Peck, Dean Stockwell

    Released1947

    Directed byElia Kazan

    Gentleman's Agreement is a 1947 drama film about a journalist who poses as a Jew to research... more on Wikipedia

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    Friendly Persuasion is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Friendly Persuasion

    Gary Cooper, Anthony Perkins

    Released1956

    Directed byWilliam Wyler

    Friendly Persuasion is a 1956 Civil War film starring Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire, Anthony... more on Wikipedia
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    The Spiral Staircase is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    The Spiral Staircase

    Rhonda Fleming, Ethel Barrymore

    Released1946

    Directed byRobert Siodmak

    The Spiral Staircase is a 1946 American psychological thriller film directed by Robert... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    The Enchanted Cottage is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    The Enchanted Cottage

    Robert Young, Dorothy McGuire

    Released1945

    Directed byJohn Cromwell

    The Enchanted Cottage is a 1945 romantic fantasy starring Robert Young, Dorothy McGuire, and... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    The Dark at the Top of the Sta is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    The Dark at the Top of the Stairs

    Angela Lansbury, Dorothy McGuire

    Released1960

    Directed byDelbert Mann

    The Dark at the Top of the Stairs is a 1960 film directed by Delbert Mann.amazon_watch buy button
  • 7
    Little Women is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Little Women

    William Shatner, Susan Dey

    Released1978

    Directed byDavid Lowell Rich

    Little Women is a 1978 romantic family drama television film directed by David Lowell Rich and... more on Wikipedia
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    Till the End of Time is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Till the End of Time

    Robert Mitchum, Dorothy McGuire

    Released1946

    Directed byEdward Dmytryk

    Till the End of Time is a 1946 drama film directed by Edward Dmytryk and starring Dorothy... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

    Joan Blondell, Dorothy McGuire

    Released1945

    Directed byElia Kazan

    A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a 1945 film, the first film directed by Greek-American director... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 10
    Swiss Family Robinson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Swiss Family Robinson

    John Mills, Dorothy McGuire

    Released1960

    Directed byKen Annakin

    Swiss Family Robinson is a 1960 British-American family film starring John Mills, Dorothy... more on Wikipedia

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    Trial is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Trial

    Glenn Ford, Katy Jurado

    Released1955

    Directed byMark Robson

    Trial is a 1955 American film directed by Mark Robson based on the novel written by Don... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 12
    Claudia and David is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Claudia and David

    Mary Astor, Robert Young

    Released1946

    Directed byWalter Lang

    Claudia and David is a 1946 film directed by Walter Lang. It stars Dorothy McGuire and Robert... more on Wikipedia
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    Make Haste to Live is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Make Haste to Live

    Edgar Buchanan, Dorothy McGuire

    Released1954

    Directed byWilliam A. Seiter

    Make Haste to Live is a film directed by William A. Seiter that was released in 1954.amazon_watch buy button
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    Susan Slade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Susan Slade

    Connie Stevens, Troy Donahue

    Released1961

    Directed byDelmer Daves

    Susan Slade is a 1961 American Technicolor drama film released by Warner Bros. The film was... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 15
    Callaway Went Thataway is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Callaway Went Thataway

    Fred MacMurray, Esther Williams

    Released1951

    Directed byNorman Panama, Melvin Frank

    Callaway Went Thataway is a 1951 American comedy film starring Fred MacMurray, Dorothy... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    I Want You is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    I Want You

    Jim Backus, Dana Andrews

    Released1951

    Directed byMark Robson

    I Want You is a 1951 film directed by Mark Robson taking place in America during the Korean... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    This Earth Is Mine is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    This Earth Is Mine

    Rock Hudson, Jean Simmons

    Released1959

    Directed byHenry King

    This Earth Is Mine is a 1959 American drama film directed by Henry King and starring Rock... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    Invitation is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Invitation

    Van Johnson, Dorothy McGuire

    Released1952

    Directed byGottfried Reinhardt

    Invitation is a 1952 melodrama starring Van Johnson and Dorothy McGuire as a happily married... more on Wikipedia
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    Summer Magic is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Summer Magic

    Burl Ives, Hayley Mills

    Released1963

    Directed byJames Neilson

    Summer Magic is a 1963 Walt Disney Productions film starring Hayley Mills, Burl Ives, and... more on Wikipedia
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    Jonathan Livingston Seagull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Jonathan Livingston Seagull

    Hal Holbrook, Richard Crenna

    Released1973

    Directed byHall Bartlett

    Jonathan Livingston Seagull is 1973 film directed by Hall Bartlett.amazon_watch buy button

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    A Summer Place is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    A Summer Place

    Sandra Dee, Troy Donahue

    Released1959

    Directed byDelmer Daves

    A Summer Place is a 1959 romantic drama film based on the novel of the same name by Sloan... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    The Greatest Story Ever Told is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    The Greatest Story Ever Told

    John Wayne, Charlton Heston

    Released1965

    Directed byGeorge Stevens, Jean Negulesco, David Lean

    The Greatest Story Ever Told is a 1965 American epic film produced and directed by George... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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    Three Coins in the Fountain is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
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    Three Coins in the Fountain

    Louis Jourdan, Clifton Webb

    Released1954

    Directed byJean Negulesco

    Three Coins in the Fountain is a 1954 American romantic comedy film directed by Jean Negulesco... more on Wikipedia

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