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

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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Fredric March, Wallace Beery, Miriam Hopkins Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is a 1931 American Pre-Code horror film directed by Rouben Mamoulian and starring Fredric March. The film is an adaptation of The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, ...more

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The Best Years of Our Lives Myrna Loy, Teresa Wright, Fredric March The Best Years of Our Lives is a 1946 American drama film directed by William Wyler and starring Myrna Loy, Fredric March, Dana Andrews, Teresa Wright, Virginia Mayo, and Harold Russell. The ...more

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Inherit the Wind Spencer Tracy, Gene Kelly, Harry Morgan Inherit the Wind is a 1960 Hollywood film adaptation of the play of the same name, written by Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee, directed by Stanley Kramer. It stars Spencer Tracy as lawyer ...more

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The Desperate Hours Humphrey Bogart, Gig Young, Fredric March The Desperate Hours is a 1955 film from Paramount Pictures starring Humphrey Bogart and Fredric March. The movie was produced and directed by William Wyler and based on a novel and play of the ...more

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The Bridges at Toko-Ri Grace Kelly, Mickey Rooney, William Holden The Bridges at Toko-Ri is a film from 1954 that was directed by Mark Robson and was based on the novel by James Michener about a U.S. Navy pilot assigned to bomb a group of heavily defended ...more

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A Star Is Born Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou A Star Is Born is a 1937 Technicolor romantic drama film produced by David O. Selznick and directed by William A. Wellman, with a script by Wellman, Robert Carson, Dorothy Parker and Alan ...more

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Design for Living Gary Cooper, Fredric March, Edward Everett Horton Design for Living is a 1933 American pre-Code comedy film produced and directed by Ernst Lubitsch and starring Fredric March, Gary Cooper, and Miriam Hopkins. Based on the 1932 play Design for ...more

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Les Misérables Charles Laughton, Fredric March, Cedric Hardwicke Les Misérables is a 1935 American drama film starring Fredric March and Charles Laughton based upon the famous Victor Hugo novel of the same name. The movie was adapted by W. P. Lipscomb ...more

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Seven Days in May Kirk Douglas, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster Seven Days in May is a 1964 drama-romance film written by Fletcher Knebel, Charles W. Bailey II and Rod Serling and directed by John Frankenheimer.

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The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit Gregory Peck, Jennifer Jones, Lee J. Cobb The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit, by Sloan Wilson, is a 1955 novel about the American search for purpose in a world dominated by business. Tom and Betsy Rath share a struggle to find contentment ...more

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Executive Suite Barbara Stanwyck, William Holden, Shelley Winters Executive Suite is a 1954 MGM drama film depicting the internal struggle for control of a furniture manufacturing company after the unexpected death of the company's CEO. The film stars William ...more

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The Iceman Cometh Jeff Bridges, Lee Marvin, Robert Ryan The Iceman Cometh is a 1973 film directed by John Frankenheimer. The screenplay was written by Thomas Quinn Curtiss, based on Eugene O'Neill's 1939 play of the same name. The film was screened ...more

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Nothing Sacred Carole Lombard, Hattie McDaniel, Margaret Hamilton Nothing Sacred is a 1937 Technicolor screwball comedy film directed by William A. Wellman, produced by David O. Selznick, and starring Carole Lombard and Fredric March. with a supporting cast ...more

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The Sign of the Cross Charles Laughton, Claudette Colbert, Fredric March The Sign of the Cross is a pre-Code epic film released by Paramount Pictures, produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille from a screenplay by Waldemar Young and Sidney Buchman, and based on the ...more

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I Married a Witch Veronica Lake, Susan Hayward, Fredric March I Married a Witch is a 1942 fantasy romantic comedy film, directed by René Clair, and starring Veronica Lake as a witch whose plan for revenge goes comically awry, with Fredric March as ...more

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Hombre Paul Newman, Martin Balsam, Fredric March Hombre is a 1967 revisionist western film directed by Martin Ritt, based on the novel of the same name by Elmore Leonard and starring Paul Newman, Fredric March, Richard Boone, Martin Balsam, ...more

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Alexander the Great Richard Burton, Peter Cushing, Stanley Baker Alexander the Great is a 1956 American sword-and-sandal epic film about the life of Macedonian general and king Alexander the Great, written, directed and produced by Robert Rossen with Gordon ...more

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Mary of Scotland Katharine Hepburn, Fredric March, John Carradine Mary of Scotland is a 1936 RKO film starring Katharine Hepburn as the 16th century ruler, Mary, Queen of Scots. Directed by John Ford, it is an adaptation of the 1933 Maxwell Anderson play. The ...more

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Anna Karenina Greta Garbo, Basil Rathbone, Maureen O'Sullivan Anna Karenina is a 1935 film adaptation of the novel Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy and directed by Clarence Brown. The film stars Greta Garbo, Fredric March, Basil Rathbone and Maureen ...more

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Death Takes a Holiday Fredric March, Kent Taylor, Evelyn Venable Death Takes a Holiday is a 1934 romantic drama starring Fredric March, Evelyn Venable and Guy Standing, based on the Italian play La Morte in Vacanza by Alberto Casella.

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Middle of the Night Kim Novak, Lee Grant, Martin Balsam Middle of the Night is a 1959 American drama film directed by Delbert Mann, and released by Columbia Pictures. It was entered into the 1959 Cannes Film Festival. It stars Fredric March and Kim ...more

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The Barretts of Wimpole Street Charles Laughton, Norma Shearer, Fredric March The Barretts of Wimpole Street is a 1934 American film depicting the real-life romance between poets Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning, despite the opposition of her father Edward ...more

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The Adventures of Mark Twain Fredric March, John Carradine, Peter Lawford The Adventures of Mark Twain is a 1944 American biographical film starring Fredric March as Samuel Clemens and Alexis Smith as his wife, Olivia. It was produced at Warner Brothers, and directed ...more

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The Dark Angel Merle Oberon, Fredric March, Herbert Marshall The Dark Angel is a 1935 film which tells the story of three childhood friends, two male, one female. When the woman chooses one of the men to marry, the other, jealous, sends his rival off into ...more

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Susan and God Rita Hayworth, Joan Crawford, Fredric March Susan and God is a 1940 comedy-drama film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer starring Joan Crawford and Fredric March and directed by George Cukor. The screenplay was written by Anita Loos and was ...more

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Laughter Fredric March, Frank Morgan, Charles Halton Laughter is a 1930 film directed by Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast and starring Nancy Carroll, Fredric March and Frank Morgan. The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Story. A copy has ...more

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The Eagle and the Hawk Cary Grant, Carole Lombard, Fredric March The Eagle and the Hawk is an aerial war film directed by Stuart Walker and based on an original story by John Monk Saunders. The film stars Fredric March and Cary Grant as World War I Royal Air ...more

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Death of a Salesman Fredric March, Kevin McCarthy, Cameron Mitchell First film adaptation of the classic play of the same name.

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We Live Again Fredric March, C. Aubrey Smith, Sam Jaffe We Live Again is a film adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's 1899 novel Resurrection, starring Anna Sten and Fredric March. Directed by Rouben Mamoulian, the screenplay was written by Maxwell Anderson ...more

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The Affairs of Cellini Lucille Ball, Fay Wray, Fredric March The Affairs of Cellini is a comedy film set in Florence over 400 years ago. This film was adapted by Bess Meredyth from the play The Firebrand of Florence by Edwin Justus Mayer. It was directed ...more

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Another Part of the Forest Fredric March, Edmond O'Brien, Dan Duryea Another Part of the Forest is a 1948 American drama film starring Fredric March and directed by Michael Gordon. The screenplay by Vladimir Pozner is based on the 1946 play of the same name by ...more

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Smilin' Through Norma Shearer, Fredric March, Leslie Howard Smilin' Through is a 1932 MGM Romance-Drama film based on the play by Jane Cowl and Jane Murfin, also named Smilin' Through. The film was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture for ...more

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The Wild Party Fredric March, Clara Bow, Jack Oakie The Wild Party is a Pre-Code film directed by Dorothy Arzner, released by Paramount Pictures, and known as Clara Bow's first talkie.

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Merrily We Go to Hell Cary Grant, Fredric March, Sylvia Sidney Merrily We Go to Hell is a 1932 Pre-Code film starring Academy Award winning actor Fredric March and Sylvia Sidney. The film was directed by Dorothy Arzner. The film's title is an example of the ...more

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Footlights and Fools Fredric March, Colleen Moore, nm0179247 Footlights and Fools is a sound film billed by Warner Brothers as an all-talking musical film, released in Vitaphone with Technicolor sequences.

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True to the Navy Fredric March, Clara Bow, Rex Bell True to the Navy is a 1930 Romantic comedy film directed by Frank Tuttle for Paramount Pictures. The film stars Clara Bow as a counter girl at a San Diego drugstore with a predilection for ...more

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Ladies Love Brutes Mary Astor, Fredric March, George Bancroft Ladies Love Brutes is a 1930 American motion picture starring George Bancroft, Mary Astor, and Fredric March. The film was directed by Rowland V. Lee and based on the play Pardon My Glove by ...more

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Man on a Tightrope Fredric March, Gloria Grahame, Terry Moore Man on a Tightrope is a 1953 American film directed by Elia Kazan, starring Fredric March, Terry Moore and Gloria Grahame. It was entered into the 3rd Berlin International Film Festival. The ...more

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The Buccaneer Anthony Quinn, Walter Brennan, Fredric March The Buccaneer is a 1938 American adventure film made by Paramount Pictures based on Jean Lafitte and the Battle of New Orleans during the War of 1812. It was produced and directed by Cecil B. ...more

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All of Me Fredric March, George Raft, Miriam Hopkins All of Me is a 1934 American drama film starring Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins, and George Raft. The film was written by actor Thomas Mitchell and Sidney Buchman from Rose Porter's play ...more

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Manslaughter Claudette Colbert, Fredric March, Richard Tucker Manslaughter is a 1930 film directed by George Abbott, and starring Claudette Colbert and Fredric March. An original print of the film is saved in the UCLA Film and Television Archive. This film ...more

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The Young Doctors George Segal, Ben Gazzara, Fredric March The Young Doctors is a 1961 film directed by Phil Karlson and starring Ben Gazzara, Fredric March, Dick Clark, Ina Balin, Eddie Albert, Phyllis Love, Aline MacMahon, George Segal and Dolph ...more

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It's a Big Country Janet Leigh, Gary Cooper, Gene Kelly It's a Big Country is a 1951 anthology film directed by 6 directors: Clarence Brown, John Sturges, Richard Thorpe, Charles Vidor, Don Weis, and William A. Wellman.

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One Foot in Heaven Fredric March, Gene Lockhart, Beulah Bondi One Foot in Heaven is a 1941 American biographical film starring Fredric March, Martha Scott, Beulah Bondi, Gene Lockhart and Elisabeth Fraser. The movie was adapted by Casey Robinson from the ...more

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Honor Among Lovers Ginger Rogers, Claudette Colbert, Fredric March Honor Among Lovers is a 1931 drama film made by Paramount Pictures, directed by Dorothy Arzner. The film stars Claudette Colbert, Fredric March, Monroe Owsley, Charles Ruggles and Ginger

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...tick...tick...tick... Jim Brown, George Kennedy, Fredric March ...tick...tick...tick... is an American crime drama movie made in 1970 directed by Ralph Nelson. Racially provocative for its time, it stars Jim Brown in the role of an African-American man ...more

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So Ends Our Night Glenn Ford, Erich von Stroheim, Fredric March So Ends Our Night is a 1941 film directed by John Cromwell.

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Tomorrow the World Agnes Moorehead, Fredric March, Skip Homeier Tomorrow, the World! is a 1944 black-and-white motion picture starring Fredric March, Betty Field, and Agnes Moorehead, about a young German boy who had been active in the Hitler youth who comes ...more

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An Act of Murder Fredric March, Edmond O'Brien, John McIntire An Act of Murder is a 1948 American crime film directed by Michael Gordon. It was entered into the 1949 Cannes Film Festival.

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Tonight Is Ours Claudette Colbert, Fredric March, Alison Skipworth Tonight Is Ours is a 1933 film made by Paramount Pictures, directed by Stuart Walker, and starring Claudette Colbert, Fredric March and Alison Skipworth. It is based on the play The Queen Was in ...more