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The Best Harold Lloyd Movies 

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

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

This list has a variety of films in it, from The Kid Brother to Girl Shy.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Harold Lloyd movies?" and "What are the greatest Harold Lloyd roles of all time?"
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Harold Lloyd, Sam Lufkin, William Gillespie

Released: 1923

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor

Safety Last! is a 1923 romantic comedy silent film starring Harold Lloyd. It includes one of the most famous images from the silent film era: Lloyd clutching the hands of a large clock as he ...more

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Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston

Released: 1924

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor

Girl Shy is a 1924 romantic comedy silent film starring Harold Lloyd and Jobyna Ralston. The movie was written by Sam Taylor, Tim Whelan and Ted Wilde and was directed by Fred C. Newmeyer and
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Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Leo Willis

Released: 1927

Directed by: Harold Lloyd, Lewis Milestone, Ted Wilde, J.A. Howe

The Kid Brother is a 1927 American classic comedy silent film starring Harold Lloyd. It was successful and popular upon release and today is considered by critics and fans to be one of Lloyd's ...more
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Babe Ruth, Harold Lloyd, Brooks Benedict

Released: 1928

Directed by: Ted Wilde

Speedy is a 1928 silent film that was one of the films to be nominated for the short-lived Academy Award for Best Director of a Comedy. The film stars famous comedian Harold Lloyd in the ...more
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Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston

Released: 1925

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor

The Freshman is a 1925 comedy film that tells the story of a college freshman trying to become popular by joining the school football team. It stars Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Brooks Benedict ...more

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Harold Lloyd, John Aasen, Jobyna Ralston

Released: 1923

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor

Why Worry? is a 1923 American comedy silent film starring Harold Lloyd.
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Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Noah Young

Released: 1926

Directed by: Sam Taylor

For Heaven's Sake is a 1926 comedy silent film starring Harold Lloyd. Commercially, it was one of Lloyd's most successful films and the 12th highest-grossing film of the silent era, pulling in ...more
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Harold Lloyd, Charles Stevenson, Mildred Davis

Released: 1921

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor

Never Weaken is a 1921 silent comedy film starring Harold Lloyd and directed by Fred Newmeyer. It was Lloyd's last short film, running to three reels, before he moved permanently into ...more
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Harold Lloyd, Constance Cummings, Kenneth Thomson

Released: 1932

Directed by: Harold Lloyd, Clyde Bruckman

Movie Crazy is a 1932 comedy film starring Harold Lloyd in his third sound feature.
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Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston

Released: 1924

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor

Hot Water is a 1924 silent film starring Harold Lloyd. Directed by Fred Newmeyer and Sam Taylor, it features three episodes in the life of Hubby as he struggles with domestic life with Wifey and ...more
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Harold Lloyd

Released: 1920

Directed by: Hal Roach

Get Out and Get Under is a 1920 silent comedy film directed by Hal Roach and starring Harold Lloyd and Mildred Davis. The car in the movie, to which Lloyd was alternately devoted or frustrated, ...more
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Harold Lloyd, Una Merkel, George Barbier

Released: 1934

Directed by: Sam Taylor

The Cat’s-Paw is a comedy film starring Harold Lloyd and directed by Sam Taylor. It was one of the great silent film comedian’s few sound films. The Cat’s Paw, a novel by Clarence Budington ...more
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Harold Lloyd, Sam Lufkin, William Gillespie

Released: 1920

Directed by: Hal Roach, Alfred J. Goulding

Haunted Spooks is a 1920 American silent comedy film starring Harold Lloyd and Mildred Davis.
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Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Roy Brooks

Released: 1920

Directed by: Hal Roach

High and Dizzy is a 1920 American short comedy film starring Harold Lloyd.
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Harold Lloyd, William Gillespie, Mildred Davis

Released: 1921

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer

Among Those Present is a short comedy film starring Harold Lloyd and Mildred Davis.
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Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, Gus Leonard

Released: 1919

Directed by: Hal Roach, Alfred J. Goulding

From Hand to Mouth is a 1919 American short comedy film featuring Harold Lloyd. This was the first film Lloyd made with frequent co-star Mildred Davis. A print of the film survives in the film ...more
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Anthony Quinn, Harold Lloyd, Adolphe Menjou

Released: 1936

Directed by: Leo McCarey

The Milky Way is a 1936 comedy film starring Harold Lloyd. Directed by comedy veteran Leo McCarey, the film was written by Grover Jones, Frank Butler and Richard Connell based on a play of the ...more
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Harold Lloyd, William Gillespie, Gus Leonard

Released: 1922

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer

Grandma's Boy is a 1922 family comedy film starring Harold Lloyd. The film was highly influential, helping to pioneer feature-length comedies which combined gags with character development. This ...more
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Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis

Released: 1922

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer, Sam Taylor

Dr. Jack is a 1922 comedy film starring Harold Lloyd. It was produced by Hal Roach and Directed by Fred Newmeyer. The story was by Jean Havez, Hal Roach, and Sam Taylor. The film was released on ...more
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Harold Lloyd, Ernie Morrison, Allen Hoskins

Released: 1923

Directed by: Robert F. McGowan

Dogs of War! is a 1923 silent short subject, the fourteenth entry in Hal Roach's Our Gang series. Directed by Robert F. McGowan, the two-reel short was released to theaters in July 1923 by ...more
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Harold Lloyd, Noah Young, Mildred Davis

Released: 1920

Directed by: Hal Roach

An Eastern Westerner is a 1920 American short comedy film featuring Harold Lloyd. A copy of the film exists.
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Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Anna Mae Bilson

Released: 1921

Directed by: Fred C. Newmeyer, Hal Roach

Now or Never is a 1921 short comedy film starring Harold Lloyd.
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Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, Snub Pollard

Released: 1919

Directed by: Hal Roach

Captain Kidd's Kids is a 1919 American short comedy film featuring Harold Lloyd. Prints of this film exist in the film archives of the UCLA Film and Television Archive and Filmoteca
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Harold Lloyd, Margaret Hamilton, Adolphe Menjou

Released: 1947

Directed by: Preston Sturges, Lewis Milestone

The Sin of Harold Diddlebock is a 1947 comedy film written and directed by Preston Sturges, starring the silent film comic icon Harold Lloyd, and featuring Jimmy Conlin, Raymond Walburn, Rudy ...more
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Frank Sinatra, Harold Lloyd, George Murphy

Released: 1917

Directed by: Tim Whelan, Alfred J. Goulding

Step Lively is a 1917 American short comedy film featuring Harold Lloyd. A print of the film at the UCLA Film and Television Archive.