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Henry Fonda Romance Film Roles

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List of Romance Film movies/films with performances by Henry Fonda, listed alphabetically with movie trailers when available. These Henry Fonda Romance Film roles include starring, supporting and cameo appearances. You can sort these Henry Fonda Romance Film movies for additional information as well, such as who directed the films and when they were released. Over the years Henry Fonda has become known for playing characters in Romance Film movies, so this list is the perfect resource for finding some you haven't already seen.

List contains movies like The Lady Eve and Jezebel.

This list answers the questions, "What Romance Film movies has Henry Fonda been in?" and "What are the best Henry Fonda Romance Film roles?"

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  • Blockade

    Blockade

    Henry Fonda, Madeleine Carroll

    Released1938

    Directed byWilliam Dieterle, Charles Kerr

    Blockade is a 1938 American drama film directed by William Dieterle and starring Madeleine...  more
  • Chad Hanna

    Chad Hanna

    Henry Fonda, Dorothy Lamour

    Released1940

    Directed byHenry King

    Chad Hanna is a 1940 film directed by Henry King....  more
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  • Daisy Kenyon

    Daisy Kenyon

    Henry Fonda, Joan Crawford

    Released1947

    Directed byOtto Preminger

    Daisy Kenyon is a 20th Century Fox feature film starring Joan Crawford, Henry Fonda, and Dana...  more
  • How the West Was Won

    How the West Was Won

    John Wayne, James Stewart

    Released1962

    Directed byHenry 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...  more

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  • Jezebel

    Jezebel

    Bette Davis, Henry Fonda

    Released1938

    Directed byWilliam Wyler

    Jezebel is a 1938 American romantic drama film released and directed by William Wyler. It...  more
  • On Golden Pond

    On Golden Pond

    Jane Fonda, Katharine Hepburn

    Released1981

    Directed byMark Rydell

    On Golden Pond is a 1981 American drama film directed by Mark Rydell. The screenplay by Ernest...  more

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  • Rings on Her Fingers

    Rings on Her Fingers

    Henry Fonda, Gene Tierney

    Released1942

    Directed byRouben Mamoulian

    Rings on Her Fingers is a 1942 screwball comedy film starring Henry Fonda and Gene Tierney. A...  more
  • Sex and the Single Girl

    Sex and the Single Girl

    Natalie Wood, Lauren Bacall

    Released1964

    Directed byRichard Quine

    Sex and the Single Girl is a 1964 American comedy film directed by Richard Quine and starring...  more

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  • Sometimes a Great Notion

    Sometimes a Great Notion

    Paul Newman, Henry Fonda

    Released1970

    Directed byPaul Newman

    Sometimes A Great Notion is a 1971 American drama film directed by Paul Newman and starring...  more
  • Spawn of the North

    Spawn of the North

    Henry Fonda, Dorothy Lamour

    Released1938

    Directed byHenry Hathaway

    Spawn of the North is a 1938 film about rival fishermen in Alaska starring George Raft and...  more
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  • Stage Struck

    Stage Struck

    Christopher Plummer, Henry Fonda

    Released1958

    Directed bySidney Lumet

    Stage Struck is a 1958 American drama film directed by Sidney Lumet, and starring Henry Fonda,...  more
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  • That Certain Woman

    That Certain Woman

    Bette Davis, Henry Fonda

    Released1937

    Directed byEdmund Goulding

    That Certain Woman is a 1937 American drama film written and directed by Edmund Goulding. It...  more
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  • The Big Street

    The Big Street

    Lucille Ball, Henry Fonda

    Released1942

    Directed byIrving Reis

    The Big Street is a 1942 American drama film, starring Henry Fonda and Lucille Ball, based on...  more
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  • The Golden Honeymoon

    The Golden Honeymoon

    Henry Fonda, Teresa Wright

    Released1980

    Directed byNoel Black

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  • The Jilting of Granny Weatherall

    The Jilting of Granny Weatherall

    Henry Fonda, Geraldine Fitzgerald

    Released1980

    Directed byRanda Haines

    Adapted from the short story by Katherine Anne Porter, THE JILTING OF GRANNY WEATHERALL...  more
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  • The Lady Eve

    The Lady Eve

    Henry Fonda, Barbara Stanwyck

    Released1941

    Directed byPreston Sturges

    The Lady Eve is a 1941 American screwball comedy film written and directed by Preston Sturges...  more

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  • The Mad Miss Manton

    The Mad Miss Manton

    Henry Fonda, Barbara Stanwyck

    Released1938

    Directed byLeigh Jason

    The Mad Miss Manton is a 1938 American screwball comedy and mystery film directed by Leigh...  more
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  • The Male Animal

    The Male Animal

    Henry Fonda, Olivia de Havilland

    Released1942

    Directed byElliott Nugent

    The Male Animal is a Warner Brothers film starring Henry Fonda, Olivia de Havilland and Joan...  more
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  • The Moon's Our Home

    The Moon's Our Home

    Henry Fonda, Walter Brennan

    Released1936

    Directed byWilliam A. Seiter

    The Moon's Our Home is a 1936 film directed by William A. Seiter....  more
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  • The Tin Star

    The Tin Star

    Henry Fonda, Anthony Perkins

    Released1957

    Directed byAnthony Mann

    The Tin Star was first a short story then a 1957 American western film directed by Anthony...  more
  • Wanda Nevada

    Wanda Nevada

    Brooke Shields, Henry Fonda

    Released1979

    Directed byPeter Fonda

    Wanda Nevada is a 1979 western comedy film starring Peter Fonda and Brooke Shields. It was...  more
  • War and Peace

    War and Peace

    Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda

    Released1956

    Directed byKing Vidor

    This film is the first English-language film version of the novel by Leo Tolstoy. It is an...  more

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  • Way Down East

    Way Down East

    Henry Fonda, Margaret Hamilton

    Released1935

    Directed byHenry King

    Way Down East is a 1935 film directed by Henry King....
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  • Wings of the Morning

    Wings of the Morning

    Henry Fonda, Edward Underdown

    Released1937

    Directed byHarold D. Schuster, Glenn Tryon

    Wings of the Morning is a 1937 British drama film directed by Harold D. Schuster and starring...  more
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  • You Belong to Me

    You Belong to Me

    Henry Fonda, Barbara Stanwyck

    Released1941

    Directed byWesley Ruggles

    You Belong to Me is a 1941 American romantic comedy film produced and directed by Wesley...  more