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.

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The list you're viewing contains films like Susan Slade and The Greatest Story Ever Told.

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Dorothy McGuire was in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Lillian Gish and Geraldine Page in terms of fame and success.

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Joan Blondell, Dorothy McGuire, James Dunn
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a 1945 film, the first film directed by Greek-American director Elia Kazan, starring James Dunn, Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, and Peggy Ann Garner. The film is ...more
Old Yeller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
Chuck Connors, Fess Parker, Dorothy McGuire
Old Yeller is a 1957 American family tragedy film produced by Walt Disney. It stars Tommy Kirk, Dorothy McGuire and Beverly Washburn. It is about a boy and a stray dog in Texas. It is based upon ...more
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Gregory Peck, Dean Stockwell, Celeste Holm
Gentleman's Agreement is a 1947 drama film about a journalist who poses as a Jew to research an exposé on antisemitism in New York City and the affluent community of Darien, Connecticut. ...more
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Gary Cooper, Anthony Perkins, Dorothy McGuire
Friendly Persuasion is a 1956 Civil War film starring Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire, Anthony Perkins, Richard Eyer, Robert Middleton and Phyllis Love. The screenplay was adapted by Michael Wilson ...more
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John Mills, Dorothy McGuire, Tommy Kirk
Swiss Family Robinson is a 1960 British-American family film starring John Mills, Dorothy McGuire, James MacArthur, Janet Munro and Tommy Kirk in a tale of a shipwrecked family building an ...more
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Rhonda Fleming, Ethel Barrymore, Elsa Lanchester
The Spiral Staircase is a 1946 American psychological thriller film directed by Robert Siodmak, from a screenplay by Mel Dinelli based on Ethel Lina White's novel Some Must Watch. The novel was ...more
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Robert Young, Dorothy McGuire, Herbert Marshall
The Enchanted Cottage is a 1945 romantic fantasy starring Robert Young, Dorothy McGuire, and Mildred Natwick. It was based on a play by Arthur Wing Pinero. The Enchanted Cottage was previously ...more
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Sandra Dee, Troy Donahue, Arthur Kennedy
A Summer Place is a 1959 romantic drama film based on the novel of the same name by Sloan Wilson. Delmer Daves directed the movie, which stars Richard Egan, Dorothy McGuire, Troy Donahue, and ...more
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John Wayne, Charlton Heston, Angela Lansbury
The Greatest Story Ever Told is a 1965 American epic film produced and directed by George Stevens. It is a retelling of the story of Jesus Christ, from the Nativity through the Resurrection. ...more
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Louis Jourdan, Clifton Webb, Jean Peters
Three Coins in the Fountain is a 1954 American romantic comedy film directed by Jean Negulesco and starring Clifton Webb, Dorothy McGuire, Jean Peters, Louis Jourdan, Rossano Brazzi, and Maggie ...more
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The Dark at the Top of the Stairs Angela Lansbury, Dorothy McGuire, Robert Preston
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs is a 1960 film directed by Delbert Mann.
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William Shatner, Susan Dey, Greer Garson
Little Women is a 1978 romantic family drama television film directed by David Lowell Rich and based upon Louisa May Alcott's novel of the same name. The screenplay was written by Suzanne ...more
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Robert Mitchum, Dorothy McGuire, Guy Madison
Till the End of Time is a 1946 drama film directed by Edward Dmytryk and starring Dorothy McGuire, Guy Madison, Robert Mitchum, and Bill Williams. Released the same year as but preceding the ...more
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Fred MacMurray, Esther Williams, Dorothy McGuire
Callaway Went Thataway is a 1951 American comedy film starring Fred MacMurray, Dorothy McGuire, and Howard Keel. It was written, directed, and produced by Melvin Frank and Norman Panama. Also ...more
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Glenn Ford, Katy Jurado, Arthur Kennedy
Trial is a 1955 American film directed by Mark Robson based on the novel written by Don Mankiewicz. It stars Glenn Ford, Dorothy McGuire, Arthur Kennedy, and Juano Hernandez. It is about a ...more
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Burl Ives, Hayley Mills, Dorothy McGuire
Summer Magic is a 1963 Walt Disney Productions film starring Hayley Mills, Burl Ives, and Dorothy McGuire in a story about a Boston widow and her children taking up residence in a small town in ...more
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Edgar Buchanan, Dorothy McGuire, Stephen McNally
Make Haste to Live is a film directed by William A. Seiter that was released in 1954.
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Connie Stevens, Troy Donahue, Natalie Schafer
Susan Slade is a 1961 American Technicolor drama film released by Warner Bros. The film was directed by Delmer Daves and stars Troy Donahue, Connie Stevens. The screenplay was based upon the ...more
Claudia and David is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Dorothy McGuire Movies
Mary Astor, Robert Young, Dorothy McGuire
Claudia and David is a 1946 film directed by Walter Lang. It stars Dorothy McGuire and Robert Young. Dorothy McGuire and Robert Young repeat their roles from the film Claudia Like its ...more
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Jim Backus, Dana Andrews, Dorothy McGuire
I Want You is a 1951 film directed by Mark Robson taking place in America during the Korean War. The film was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Sound.
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Hal Holbrook, Richard Crenna, Dorothy McGuire
Jonathan Livingston Seagull is 1973 film directed by Hall Bartlett.
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Van Johnson, Dorothy McGuire, Ruth Roman
Invitation is a 1952 melodrama starring Van Johnson and Dorothy McGuire as a happily married couple, until the wife learns a secret about her husband. The film was based on the short story ...more
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Rock Hudson, Jean Simmons, Claude Rains
This Earth Is Mine is a 1959 American drama film directed by Henry King and starring Rock Hudson and Jean Simmons. The film portrays the lives and loves of the Rambeau family, a California ...more