film The Best Humphrey Bogart Movies  

Originally by
8.7k votes 1.3k voters 96k views 81 items

List Rules Vote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

List of the best Humphrey Bogart movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Everyone knows that Humphrey Bogart gave a brilliantly understated performance in Casablanca, but he truly delivers in each and every role in his impressive filmography. Humphrey Bogart'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 Humphrey Bogart movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Humphrey Bogart movies will be at the top of the list. Humphrey Bogart has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Humphrey Bogart movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Humphrey Bogart films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

Use every item on this list for yours, from The Maltese Falcon to The Big Sleep.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Humphrey Bogart movies?" and "What are the greatest Humphrey Bogart roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Bogart's romantic films, you might also enjoy our list of best Lauren Bacall movies and best Ingrid Bergman movies.

John Ford and Billy Wilder are among those who directed Humphrey Bogart at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Movie fans who love Humphrey Bogart have also been known to enjoy films starring Clark Gable and Spencer Tracy.

list ordered by

572 57
Casablanca is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Humphrey Bogart Movies
Casablanca Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre Casablanca is a 1942 American romantic drama film directed by Michael Curtiz and based on Murray Burnett and Joan Alison's unproduced stage play Everybody Comes to Rick's. The film stars ...more

444 64
Ranker Video
The Maltese Falcon Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Mary Astor The Maltese Falcon is a 1941 Warner Bros. film noir based on the novel of the same name by Dashiell Hammett. Directed by John Huston, the film stars Humphrey Bogart as private investigator Sam ...more

390 76
Ranker Video
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Barton MacLane The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is an American dramatic adventurous neo-western written and directed by John Huston. It is a feature film adaptation of B. Traven's 1927 novel of the same name, ...more

357 64
Ranker Video
The Big Sleep Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Dorothy Malone The Big Sleep is a 1946 film noir directed by Howard Hawks, the first film version of Raymond Chandler's 1939 novel of the same name. The movie stars Humphrey Bogart as detective Philip Marlowe ...more

346 61
Ranker Video
Key Largo Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson Key Largo is a 1948 film noir directed by John Huston and starring Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson and Lauren Bacall and featuring Lionel Barrymore and Claire Trevor. The movie was adapted ...more

361 77
Ranker Video
The African Queen Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Robert Morley The African Queen is a 1951 adventure film adapted from the 1935 novel of the same name by C. S. Forester. The film was directed by John Huston and produced by Sam Spiegel and John Woolf. The ...more

314 46
Ranker Video
To Have and Have Not Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennan To Have and Have Not is a 1944 American romance-war-adventure film directed by Howard Hawks, and starring Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennan and Lauren Bacall in her film debut. Although it is ...more

245 64
Ranker Video
The Caine Mutiny Humphrey Bogart, Lee Marvin, José Ferrer The Caine Mutiny is a 1954 American drama film set during World War II, directed by Edward Dmytryk and produced by Stanley Kramer. It stars Humphrey Bogart, José Ferrer, Van Johnson and ...more

153 41
Ranker Video
Angels with Dirty Faces Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney, Ann Sheridan Angels with Dirty Faces is a 1938 American gangster film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, the Dead End Kids and Humphrey Bogart, along with Ann Sheridan and ...more

192 39
Ranker Video
High Sierra Humphrey Bogart, Joan Leslie, Ida Lupino High Sierra is a 1941 early heist film and film noir written by W.R. Burnett and John Huston from the novel by Burnett. The movie features Ida Lupino and Humphrey Bogart and was directed by ...more

192 43
Ranker Video
In a Lonely Place Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame, Frank Lovejoy In a Lonely Place is a 1950 film noir directed by Nicholas Ray, and starring Humphrey Bogart and Gloria Grahame, produced for Bogart's Santana Productions. The script was adapted by Edmund North ...more

192 53
Ranker Video
Dark Passage Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Agnes Moorehead Dark Passage is a Warner Bros. film noir directed by Delmer Daves and starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. The film is based on the novel of the same name by David Goodis. It was the ...more

The Best Frank Sinatra Songs of All Time

124 35
Ranker Video
The Roaring Twenties Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney, Frank McHugh The Roaring Twenties is a 1939 crime thriller starring James Cagney, Priscilla Lane, Humphrey Bogart and Gladys George. The epic movie, spanning the periods between 1919 and 1933, was directed ...more

125 37
Ranker Video
We're No Angels Humphrey Bogart, Peter Ustinov, Basil Rathbone We're No Angels is a 1955 Christmas comedy film starring an ensemble cast of Humphrey Bogart, Peter Ustinov, Aldo Ray, Joan Bennett, Basil Rathbone, and Leo G. Carroll. Shot in both VistaVision ...more

118 26
Ranker Video
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

180 33
Ranker Video
Sahara Humphrey Bogart, Lloyd Bridges, Peter Lawford Sahara is a 1943 drama war film directed by Zoltán Korda. Humphrey Bogart stars as a U.S. tank commander in Libya during the Western Desert Campaign of World War II. The story is credited ...more

173 34
Ranker Video
The Petrified Forest Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Leslie Howard The Petrified Forest is a 1936 American film, directed by Archie Mayo starring Leslie Howard, Bette Davis, and Humphrey Bogart. A precursor of film noir, it was adapted from Robert E. Sherwood's ...more

The Best Mystery Novels

94 33
Ranker Video
Dead End Humphrey Bogart, Sylvia Sidney, Claire Trevor Dead End is a 1937 crime drama film. It is an adaptation of the Sidney Kingsley 1935 Broadway play of the same name. It stars Humphrey Bogart, Joel McCrea, and Sylvia Sidney. It is notable as ...more

174 53
Ranker Video
Sabrina Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, William Holden Sabrina is a 1954 American romantic comedy film directed by Billy Wilder, adapted for the screen by Wilder, Samuel A. Taylor, and Ernest Lehman from Taylor's play Sabrina Fair. It stars Humphrey ...more

94 31
Ranker Video
The Harder They Fall Humphrey Bogart, Rod Steiger, Jersey Joe Walcott The Harder They Fall is a 1956 film noir directed by Mark Robson, featuring Humphrey Bogart in his last film. It was written by Philip Yordan and based on the 1947 novel of the same name by Budd ...more

115 22
Ranker Video
They Drive by Night Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan, Ida Lupino They Drive by Night is a 1940 black-and-white film noir starring George Raft, Ann Sheridan, Ida Lupino, and Humphrey Bogart, and directed by Raoul Walsh. The picture involves a pair of embattled ...more

76 25
Ranker Video
All Through the Night Humphrey Bogart, Jackie Gleason, Peter Lorre All Through the Night is a light-hearted thriller film released by Warner Brothers in 1941, starring Humphrey Bogart, Conrad Veidt and Kaaren Verne, and featuring many of the Warner Bros. ...more

12 Surprising Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Saving Private Ryan

92 29
Ranker Video
Dark Victory Ronald Reagan, Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart Dark Victory is a 1939 American drama film directed by Edmund Goulding, starring Bette Davis and featuring George Brent, Humphrey Bogart, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Ronald Reagan, Henry Travers and ...more

78 21
Ranker Video
Dead Reckoning Humphrey Bogart, Lizabeth Scott, James Bell Dead Reckoning is a 1947 Columbia Pictures film noir starring Humphrey Bogart and Lizabeth Scott and featuring Morris Carnovsky. The picture was directed by John Cromwell and written by Steve ...more

89 31
Ranker Video
Beat the Devil Humphrey Bogart, Gina Lollobrigida, Peter Lorre Beat the Devil is a 1953 film directed by John Huston. The screenplay was by Huston and Truman Capote, loosely based upon a novel of the same name by British journalist Claud Cockburn, writing ...more

59 24
Ranker Video
Kid Galahad Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson Kid Galahad is a 1937 boxing film starring Edward G. Robinson, Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart and, in the title role, rising newcomer Wayne Morris. It was scripted by Seton I. Miller and directed ...more

94 20
Ranker Video
Passage to Marseille Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Claude Rains Passage to Marseille is a 1944 war film made by Warner Brothers, directed by Michael Curtiz and produced by Hal B. Wallis with Jack L. Warner as executive producer. The screenplay was by Casey ...more

16 Movie "In Jokes" You Probably Didn't Notice

90 20
Ranker Video
Action in the North Atlantic Humphrey Bogart, Ruth Gordon, Raymond Massey Action in the North Atlantic is a 1943 American war film directed by Lloyd Bacon, featuring Humphrey Bogart and Raymond Massey as sailors in the U.S. Merchant Marine in World War II.

71 31
Ranker Video
The Barefoot Contessa Humphrey Bogart, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien The Barefoot Contessa is a 1954 drama film written and directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz about the life and loves of fictional Spanish sex symbol Maria Vargas. It stars Humphrey Bogart, Ava ...more

58 24
Ranker Video
The Enforcer Humphrey Bogart, Zero Mostel, Everett Sloane The Enforcer is an American 1951 black-and-white film noir co-directed by Bretaigne Windust and an uncredited Raoul Walsh, who shot most of the film's suspenseful moments, including the ending. ...more

42 31
Ranker Video
The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Claire Trevor The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse is a 1938 American crime film starring Edward G. Robinson, Claire Trevor and Humphrey Bogart. It was directed by Anatole Litvak for Warner Bros. and written by John ...more

71 21
Ranker Video
Across the Pacific Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Sydney Greenstreet Across the Pacific is a 1942 American spy film set on the eve of the entry of the United States into World War II. The film was directed first by John Huston, then by Vincent Sherman after ...more

The Best Gregory Peck Movies

42 31
Ranker Video
Brother Orchid Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Ralph Bellamy Brother Orchid is a 1940 American crime/comedy film directed by Lloyd Bacon and starring Edward G. Robinson, Ann Sothern and Humphrey Bogart, with featured performances by Donald Crisp, Ralph ...more

70 21
Ranker Video
The Two Mrs. Carrolls Humphrey Bogart, Barbara Stanwyck, Alexis Smith The Two Mrs. Carrolls is a 1947 mystery film starring Humphrey Bogart, Barbara Stanwyck, and Alexis Smith, directed by Peter Godfrey, and produced by Mark Hellinger from a screenplay by Thomas ...more

38 30
Ranker Video
The Oklahoma Kid Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney, Stuart Holmes The Oklahoma Kid is a 1939 western film starring James Cagney and Humphrey Bogart. The movie was directed for Warner Bros. by Lloyd Bacon. Cagney plays an adventurous gunslinger in a ...more

69 25
Ranker Video
The Left Hand of God Humphrey Bogart, Gene Tierney, Lee J. Cobb The Left Hand of God is a 1955 drama film made by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Edward Dmytryk and produced by Buddy Adler, from a screenplay by Alfred Hayes, based on the novel The Left ...more

51 14
Ranker Video
Deadline – U.S.A. James Dean, Humphrey Bogart, Ethel Barrymore Deadline – U.S.A. is a 1952 crime film starring Humphrey Bogart, Ethel Barrymore and Kim Hunter, written and directed by Richard Brooks. It is the story of a crusading newspaper editor who ...more

Things Competitive People Are Competitive About

46 13
Ranker Video
Conflict Humphrey Bogart, Sydney Greenstreet, Alexis Smith Conflict is a 1945 black-and-white suspense film noir made by Warner Brothers. It was directed by Curtis Bernhardt, produced by William Jacobs with Jack L. Warner as executive producer from a ...more

48 15
Ranker Video
Bullets or Ballots Humphrey Bogart, Joan Blondell, Edward G. Robinson Bullets or Ballots is a 1936 gangster film starring Edward G. Robinson, Joan Blondell, Barton MacLane and Humphrey Bogart. Robinson plays a police detective who infiltrates a crime gang. This is ...more

17 19
Ranker Video
Stand-In Humphrey Bogart, Joan Blondell, Leslie Howard Stand-In is a 1937 American comedy film directed by Tay Garnett and starring Leslie Howard, Joan Blondell, and Humphrey Bogart. The picture was produced by the independent Walter Wanger, and ...more

52 21
Ranker Video
Sirocco Humphrey Bogart, Lee J. Cobb, Zero Mostel Sirocco is a 1951 American film noir directed by Curtis Bernhardt and written by A.I. Bezzerides and Hans Jacoby. It is based on the novel Coup de Grace written by Joseph Kessel. The drama ...more

40 13
Ranker Video
Three on a Match Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Joan Blondell Three on a Match is a 1932 American pre-Code crime drama released by Warner Bros. The film was directed by Mervyn LeRoy and stars Joan Blondell, Ann Dvorak and Bette Davis. The film also ...more

The Best Olivia Wilde Movies

40 14
Ranker Video
Marked Woman Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Eduardo Ciannelli Marked Woman is a dramatic crime film released by Warner Bros. in 1937. It was directed by Lloyd Bacon, and stars Bette Davis and Humphrey Bogart, with featured performances by Lola Lane, Isabel ...more

47 21
Ranker Video
Tokyo Joe Humphrey Bogart, Whit Bissell, Gordon Jones Tokyo Joe is a 1949 film directed by Stuart Heisler from a story by Steve Fisher, adapted by Walter Doniger and starring Humphrey Bogart, Florence Marly and Sessue Hayakawa. This was Heisler's ...more

37 15
Ranker Video
San Quentin Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan, Barton MacLane San Quentin is a 1937 Warner Bros. drama film directed by Lloyd Bacon and starring Pat O'Brien, Humphrey Bogart and Ann Sheridan. It was shot on location at San Quentin State Prison.

26 31
Ranker Video
Road to Bali Bob Hope, Dean Martin, Bing Crosby Road to Bali is a 1952 American comedy film directed by Hal Walker and starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour. Released by Paramount Pictures on November 1, 1952, the film is the ...more

25 9
Ranker Video
King of the Underworld Humphrey Bogart, Kay Francis King of the Underworld is a 1938 film directed by Lewis Seiler.

27 11
Ranker Video
Black Legion Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan, Dick Foran Black Legion is a 1937 American melodrama film, directed by Archie Mayo, with a script by Abem Finkel and William Wister Haines based on an original story by producer Robert Lord. The film stars ...more

24 11
Ranker Video
The Wagons Roll at Night Humphrey Bogart, Eddie Albert, Sylvia Sidney The Wagons Roll at Night is a 1941 circus film, starring Humphrey Bogart as traveling carnival owner Nick Coster, Sylvia Sidney as his girlfriend and Eddie Albert as a newcomer who falls in love ...more

28 15
Ranker Video
Crime School Humphrey Bogart, David Carradine, Huntz Hall Crime School is a 1938 Warner Bros. film directed by Lewis Seiler and starring the Dead End Kids and Humphrey Bogart.