The Best Gene Tierney Movies

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

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of films, like China Girl and Way of a Gaucho, in it.

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

Gene Tierney was no stranger to working with popular directors, including Fritz Lang, John Ford and Ernst Lubitsch. If Gene Tierney movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Lillian Gish and Anne Francis too.

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  • Laura
    Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, Clifton Webb
    85 votes
    • Released: 1944
    • Directed by: Otto Preminger
    In one of the most celebrated 1940s film noirs, Manhattan detective Mark McPherson (Dana Andrews) investigates the murder of Madison Avenue executive Laura Hunt (Gene Tierney) in her fashionable ...more

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  • The Ghost and Mrs. Muir
    Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison, George Sanders
    88 votes
    • Released: 1947
    • Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
    Defying her conventional in-laws, young widow Lucy Muir (Gene Tierney) leaves London with her young daughter and moves away for a quieter life in a secluded seaside cottage. Lucy discovers the ghost ...more

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  • Leave Her to Heaven
    Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain
    76 votes
    • Released: 1945
    • Directed by: John M. Stahl
    While on a train, writer Richard Harland (Cornel Wilde) strikes up a relationship with the gorgeous Ellen Berent (Gene Tierney). Ellen quickly becomes obsessed with Richard and abandons her fiancé, ...more
  • The Razor's Edge
    Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, Anne Baxter
    53 votes
    • Released: 1946
    • Directed by: Edmund Goulding
    An American fighter pilot, Larry Darrell (Tyrone Power), returns from World War I sickened by the violence and fighting he has witnessed. In search of meaning, he travels to Paris, where he tries to ...more

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  • Where the Sidewalk Ends
    Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, Gary Merrill
    24 votes
    • Released: 1950
    • Directed by: Otto Preminger
    Ashamed that his father lived a life of crime, hard-boiled New York City cop Mark Dixon (Dana Andrews) has a reputation for being too tough on criminals. So when Dixon unintentionally kills a murder ...more
  • Dragonwyck
    Gene Tierney, Walter Huston, Vincent Price
    41 votes
    • Released: 1946
    • Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
    For Miranda Wells (Gene Tierney), moving to New York to live in Dragonwyck Manor with her rich cousin, Nicholas (Vincent Price), seems like a dream. However, the situation gradually becomes ...more