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The Best Harry Morgan Movies 

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Updated June 11, 2019 583 votes 71 voters 7.4k views 63 items

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

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

List includes Hello Out There, Charley and the Angel and more.

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Grace Kelly, Gary Cooper, Lee Van Cleef

Released: 1952

Directed by: Fred Zinnemann

High Noon is a 1952 American Western film directed by Fred Zinnemann and starring Gary Cooper. In nearly real time, the film tells the story of a town marshal forced to face a gang of killers by ...more

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James Stewart, Rock Hudson, Harry Morgan

Released: 1952

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Bend of the River is a 1952 American Western film directed by Anthony Mann and starring James Stewart, Arthur Kennedy, Julie Adams, and Rock Hudson. Based on the 1952 novel Bend of the Snake by ...more

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John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, James Stewart

Released: 1976

Directed by: Don Siegel

The Shootist is a 1976 Western film directed by Don Siegel and starring John Wayne in his final film role, about a gunfighter who spends his last days looking for a way to stop with the least ...more

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James Garner, Bruce Dern, Walter Brennan

Released: 1969

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Support Your Local Sheriff! is a 1969 American Technicolor comedic western film distributed by United Artists, directed by Burt Kennedy, written by William Bowers, and starring James Garner, ...more

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Tom Hanks, Dan Aykroyd, Christopher Plummer

Released: 1987

Directed by: Tom Mankiewicz

Dragnet is a 1987 American buddy cop comedy film written and directed by Tom Mankiewicz in his directorial debut, and starring Dan Aykroyd and Tom Hanks. The film is based on the television ...more

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James Garner, Suzanne Pleshette, Joan Blondell

Released: 1971

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Support Your Local Gunfighter is a 1971 comic western film starring James Garner, directed by Burt Kennedy, and written by James Edward Grant. The film shares many cast and crew members and plot ...more

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James Stewart, Louis Armstrong, Marion Ross

Released: 1953

Directed by: Anthony Mann

The Glenn Miller Story is a 1954 American film about the eponymous American band-leader, directed by Anthony Mann and starring James Stewart in their first non-western collaboration. ...more

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#64 of 208 The Best Movies About Music #23 of 23 Great Movies About Starting a Bandlisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Spencer Tracy, Gene Kelly, Harry Morgan

Released: 1960

Directed by: Stanley Kramer

Inherit the Wind is a 1960 Hollywood film adaptation of the 1955 play of the same name, written by Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee, directed by Stanley Kramer. It stars Spencer Tracy as ...more

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James Stewart, Walter Brennan, Harry Morgan

Released: 1955

Directed by: Anthony Mann

The Far Country is a 1954 American Western Technicolor romance film directed by Anthony Mann and starring James Stewart, Ruth Roman, and Walter Brennan. Written by Borden Chase, the film is ...more

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John Wayne, James Stewart, Debbie Reynolds

Released: 1962

Directed by: Henry Hathaway, George Marshall, John Ford, Richard Thorpe

How the West Was Won is a 1962 western film written by James R. Webb and John Gay and directed by John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Marshall and Richard Thorpe.

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Henry Fonda, Anthony Quinn, Margaret Hamilton

Released: 1943

Directed by: William A. Wellman

The Ox-Bow Incident is a 1943 American western film directed by William A. Wellman and starring Henry Fonda, Dana Andrews and Mary Beth Hughes, and featuring Anthony Quinn, William Eythe, Harry ...more
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Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Bill Bixby

Released: 1975

Directed by: Norman Tokar

The Apple Dumpling Gang is a 1975 Disney film about a slick gambler named Russell Donovan who is duped into taking care of a group of orphans who eventually strike gold during the California ...more

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Glenn Ford, Anne Baxter, Vic Morrow

Released: 1960

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Cimarron is a 1960 western film based on the Edna Ferber novel Cimarron, featuring Glenn Ford and Maria Schell. It was directed by Anthony Mann, known for his westerns and film noirs. Ferber's ...more

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Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter, Harry Morgan

Released: 1943

Directed by: Archie Mayo

Crash Dive is a World War II film in Technicolor released in 1943. It was directed by Archie Mayo, written by Jo Swerling and W.R. Burnett, and starred Tyrone Power, Dana Andrews and Anne ...more
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Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Ruth Buzzi

Released: 1979

Directed by: Vincent McEveety

The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again is a 1979 sequel to the 1975 American family film The Apple Dumpling Gang starring the comedy duo of Tim Conway, and Don Knotts. Conway and Knotts reprise ...more

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Kurt Russell, Cloris Leachman, Ed Begley

Released: 1973

Directed by: Vincent McEveety

Charley and the Angel is a 1973 Disney family/comedy film set in an unidentified small city in the 1930s Depression-era Midwestern United States and starring Fred MacMurray in one of his final ...more

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Roddy McDowall, Harry Morgan, Sandy Duncan

Released: 1978

Directed by: Norman Tokar

The Cat from Outer Space is a 1978 American comic science fiction film, starring Ronnie Schell, Ken Berry, Sandy Duncan, Harry Morgan, Roddy McDowall and McLean Stevenson. Produced by Walt ...more

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James Stewart, Harry Morgan

Released: 1961

Directed by: Daniel Mann

The Mountain Road is a 1960 war film starring James Stewart and directed by Daniel Mann. Based on a book by Theodore H. White, the film follows the attempts of a U.S. Army Major to destroy ...more
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James Stewart, June Allyson, Harry Morgan

Released: 1955

Directed by: Anthony Mann

Strategic Air Command is a 1955 American film starring James Stewart and June Allyson, and directed by Anthony Mann. Released by Paramount Pictures, it was the first of four films that depicted ...more
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James Coburn, Carroll O'Connor, Harry Morgan

Released: 1966

Directed by: Blake Edwards

What Did You Do in the War, Daddy? is a 1966 comedy film written by William Peter Blatty and directed by Blake Edwards for the Mirisch Company. It stars James Coburn and Dick Shawn.
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Debbie Reynolds, Eva Gabor, Glenn Ford

Released: 1959

Directed by: George Marshall

It Started with a Kiss is a 1959 film starring Glenn Ford and Debbie Reynolds. It was directed by George Marshall.
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Don Ameche, Harry Morgan, Dana Andrews

Released: 1944

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

Wing and a Prayer is a black-and-white 1944 war film about the heroic crew of an American carrier in the desperate early days of World War II in the Pacific theater, directed by Henry Hathaway ...more
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Gregory Peck, Anne Baxter, Richard Widmark

Released: 1948

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Yellow Sky is a 1948 American western film directed by William A. Wellman. The story is believed to be loosely adapted from William Shakespeare's The Tempest. A band of outlaws flee after a bank ...more

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Dick Van Patten, Keenan Wynn, Harry Morgan

Released: 1972

Directed by: Norman Tokar

Snowball Express is a 1972 screwball comedy film made by Walt Disney Productions about a man who leaves his middle class job to run a hotel left to him by his uncle.

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Charlton Heston, Harry Morgan, Dean Jagger

Released: 1950

Directed by: William Dieterle

Dark City is a 1950 film noir directed by William Dieterle and produced by Hal B. Wallis. The film features Charlton Heston, Lizabeth Scott, Dean Jagger, Jack Webb and Harry Morgan. Webb and ...more