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

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

Items on this list include Road to Victory and Mildred Pierce.

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

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Arsenic and Old Lace Cary Grant, Peter Lorre, Raymond Massey - Arsenic and Old Lace is a 1944 American dark comedy film directed by Frank Capra, starring Cary Grant, and based on Joseph Kesselring's play Arsenic and Old Lace. The script adaptation was by ...more

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The Strawberry Blonde Rita Hayworth, Olivia de Havilland, James Cagney - Strawberry Blonde is a 1941 Warner Bros. feature film directed by Raoul Walsh, starring James Cagney and Olivia de Havilland, and featuring Rita Hayworth, Alan Hale, Jack Carson and George ...more

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman, Burl Ives - Cat on a Hot Tin Roof is a 1958 American drama film directed by Richard Brooks. It is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name by Tennessee Williams adapted by Richard Brooks ...more

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Rally Round the Flag, Boys! Paul Newman, Joan Collins, Tuesday Weld - Rally Round the Flag, Boys! is a 1958 film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Max Shulman, directed by Leo McCarey, starring Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, and released by 20th ...more

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The Groom Wore Spurs Ginger Rogers, Jack Carson, John Litel - The Groom Wore Spurs is a 1951 comedy film directed by Richard Whorf.

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The Tarnished Angels Rock Hudson, Troy Donahue, Robert Stack - The Tarnished Angels is a 1957 American drama film directed by Douglas Sirk. The screenplay by George Zuckerman is based on the 1935 novel Pylon by William Faulkner.

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A Star Is Born Judy Garland, Amanda Blake, Laurindo Almeida - A Star Is Born is a 1954 American musical film written by Moss Hart, starring Judy Garland and James Mason, and directed by George Cukor. Hart's screenplay was an adaptation of the original 1937 ...more

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Bright Leaf Lauren Bacall, Gary Cooper, Patricia Neal - Bright Leaf is a 1950 American drama film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Gary Cooper, Lauren Bacall and Patricia Neal. It is based on a 1949 novel of the same name by Foster ...more

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My Dream Is Yours Doris Day, Eve Arden, Adolphe Menjou - My Dream Is Yours is a 1949 musical romantic comedy film starring Jack Carson, Doris Day, and Lee Bowman.

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Romance on the High Seas Doris Day, Janis Paige, Don DeFore - Romance on the High Seas, known in the United Kingdom as It's Magic, is a 1948 Technicolor musical romantic comedy film starring Jack Carson, Janis Paige, Don DeFore, and Doris Day in her film ...more

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Destry Rides Again James Stewart, Marlene Dietrich, Billy Gilbert - Destry Rides Again is a 1939 western starring Marlene Dietrich and James Stewart, and directed by George Marshall. The supporting cast includes Mischa Auer, Charles Winninger, Brian Donlevy, ...more

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Larceny, Inc. Jane Wyman, Anthony Quinn, Edward G. Robinson - Larceny, Inc. is an American film. Originally released on May 2, 1942 by Warner Brothers, the film is a cross between the comedy and gangster genres. Directed by Lloyd Bacon, the picture stars ...more

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Gentleman Jim Errol Flynn, Ward Bond, William Frawley - Gentleman Jim is a 1942 film starring Errol Flynn as heavyweight boxing champion James J. Corbett. The supporting cast includes Alexis Smith, Jack Carson, Alan Hale, William Frawley, and Ward ...more

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The Bride Came C.O.D. Bette Davis, James Cagney, William Frawley - The Bride Came C.O.D. is a 1941 Warner Bros. screwball romantic comedy starring James Cagney as a pilot and Bette Davis as a runaway heiress, and directed by William Keighley. Although the film ...more

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Carefree Ginger Rogers, Fred Astaire, Hattie McDaniel - Carefree is a 1938 musical film starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. With a plot similar to screwball comedies of the period, Carefree is the shortest of the Astaire-Rogers films, featuring ...more

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Stage Door Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball, Ginger Rogers - Stage Door is a 1937 RKO film, adapted from the play by the same name, that tells the story of several would-be actresses who live together in a boarding house at 158 West 58th Street in New ...more

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Blues in the Night Elia Kazan, Howard Da Silva, Jack Carson - Blues in the Night is a 1941 American musical drama film released by Warner Brothers, directed by Anatole Litvak and starring Priscilla Lane, Richard Whorf, Betty Field, Lloyd Nolan, Elia Kazan, ...more

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Roughly Speaking Rosalind Russell, Jack Carson, Alan Hale - Roughly Speaking is a 1945 drama/comedy starring Rosalind Russell and Jack Carson. The plot involves a strong-minded mother keeping her family afloat through World War I and the Great ...more

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Thank Your Lucky Stars Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Olivia de Havilland - Thank Your Lucky Stars is a musical comedy film made by Warner Brothers as a World War II fundraiser, with a slim plot, involving theater producers. The stars donated their salaries to the ...more

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Phffft Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Judy Holliday - Phffft is a 1954 black-and-white romantic comedy film starring Judy Holliday, Jack Lemmon, and Jack Carson, and features Kim Novak in a small but notable role. The picture was written by George ...more

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Mr. & Mrs. Smith Alfred Hitchcock, Carole Lombard, Robert Montgomery - Mr. & Mrs. Smith is a 1941 screwball comedy film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, written by Norman Krasna, and starring Carole Lombard and Robert Montgomery. It also features Gene Raymond, ...more

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Mildred Pierce Joan Crawford, Eve Arden, Butterfly McQueen - Mildred Pierce is a 1945 American drama film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Joan Crawford, Jack Carson and Zachary Scott and featuring Eve Arden, Ann Blyth and Bruce Bennett, in a film ...more

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Princess O'Rourke Olivia de Havilland, Jane Wyman, Charles Coburn - Princess O'Rourke is a 1943 romantic comedy film. The film was directed and written by Norman Krasna, and starred Olivia de Havilland, Robert Cummings and Charles Coburn. Krasna won the 1944 ...more

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Love Crazy Myrna Loy, William Powell, Sidney Blackmer - Love Crazy is a 1941 screwball comedy film pairing William Powell and Myrna Loy as a couple whose marriage is on the verge of being broken up by the husband's old girlfriend and the wife's ...more

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Night Spot Joseph Crehan, Frank M. Thomas, Jack Carson - Night Spot is a 1938 comedy crime music film based on the story "She Sang for Her Supper" by Anne Jordan, written by Lionel Houser and directed by Christy Cabanne.

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This Marriage Business Frank M. Thomas, Jack Carson, Cecil Kellaway - This Marriage Business is a 1938 adventure comedy crime romance film based on the story by Mel Riddle and Alex Ruben, written by Gladys Atwater and J. Robert Bren, and directed by Christy

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She's Got Everything Ann Sothern, Gene Raymond, Billy Gilbert - She's Got Everything is a 1937 romantic comedy film story by Joseph Hoffman and Maxwell Shane, screenplay by Harry Segall, Monroe Shaff and Maxwell Shane and directed by Joseph Santley.

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Crashing Hollywood Frank M. Thomas, Jack Carson, Lee Tracy - Crashing Hollywood is a 1938 comedy crime film story by Paul Dickey and Mann Page, screenplay by Paul Yawitz and Gladys Atwater and directed by Lew Landers.

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John Loves Mary Ronald Reagan, Patricia Neal, Jack Carson - John Loves Mary is a 1949 film directed by David Butler. It stars Ronald Reagan, Patricia Neal and Jack Carson. This was Patricia Neal's film debut. Based on Broadway play John Loves Mary ...more

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Music for Madame Joan Fontaine, Ward Bond, Billy Gilbert - Music for Madame is a 1937 American comedy film directed by John G. Blystone and written by Gertrude Purcell and Robert Harari. The film stars Nino Martini, Joan Fontaine, Alan Mowbray, Billy ...more

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The Good Humor Man George Reeves, Jack Carson, Jean Wallace - The Good Humor Man is a 1950 adventure, comedy and crime film written by Frank Tashlin and directed by Lloyd Bacon.

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Lucky Partners Ginger Rogers, Ronald Colman, Jack Carson - Lucky Partners is a 1940 film directed by Lewis Milestone.

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Red Garters Rosemary Clooney, Gene Barry, Buddy Ebsen - Red Garters is a 1954 film starring Rosemary Clooney, Guy Mitchell, and Jack Carson. It was a musical spoof of Westerns. The director was George Marshall. The film was nominated an Academy Award ...more

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Dangerous When Wet Esther Williams, Fernando Lamas, William Demarest - Dangerous When Wet is an Technicolor Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer musical film starring Esther Williams, Fernando Lamas, and Jack Carson, directed by Charles Walters, and featuring an animated swimming ...more

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Ain't Misbehavin' Piper Laurie, Mamie Van Doren, Rory Calhoun - Ain't Misbehavin '‚Äč is a 1955 musical film released by Universal-International and starring Rory Calhoun, Piper Laurie, Jack Carson and Mamie Van Doren.

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Shooting High Gene Autry, Frank M. Thomas, Jane Withers - Shooting High is a 1940 film directed by Alfred Green.

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Two Guys from Milwaukee Joan Leslie, Janis Paige, Jack Carson - Two Guys from Milwaukee is a 1946 comedy film about a Balkan prince who wants to see for himself what America is really like. So he slips away from his entourage in New York and pretends to be ...more

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Mr. Doodle Kicks Off Billy Gilbert, Frank M. Thomas, Jack Carson - Mr. Doodle Kicks Off is a 1938 comedy film based on the story by Mark Kelly, written by Bert Granet and directed by Leslie Goodwins.

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Too Many Wives Gene Lockhart, Jack Carson, Anne Shirley - Too Many Wives is a 1937 comedy film written by John Grey and Dorothy Yost and directed by Ben Holmes.

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Go Chase Yourself Lucille Ball, Frank M. Thomas, Jack Carson - Go Chase Yourself is a 1938 American comedy film directed by Edward F. Cline and written by Paul Yawitz and Bert Granet. The film stars Joe Penner, Lucille Ball, Richard Lane, June Travis, Fritz ...more

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The Time, the Place and the Girl Martha Vickers, Janis Paige, Jack Carson - The Time, the Place and the Girl is a 1946 American musical film. It is unaffiliated with the 1929 film with the same title. Alternate names include: Der Himmel voller Geigen, Aika, paikka ja ...more

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Harris in the Spring Jack Carson, Phil Harris, Joan Barclay - Harris in the Spring is a 1937 short comedy musical romance film written by Charles E. Roberts and directed by Leslie Goodwins.

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Law of the Underworld Frank M. Thomas, Jack Carson, Anne Shirley - Law of the Underworld is a 1938 film directed by Lew Landers.

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Quick Money Frank M. Thomas, Jack Carson, Dick Elliott - Quick Money is a 1937 comedy film based on the story by Arthur T. Horman, written by Arthur T. Horman, Franklin Coen and Bert Granet and directed by Edward Killy.

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Road to Victory Frank Sinatra, Cary Grant, Bing Crosby - Road to Victory is a 1944 short film notable for being with Bing Crosby, a major singing and movie star, Cary Grant a major actor in motion pictures and a new singer of the time who would also ...more

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It's a Great Feeling Doris Day, Joan Crawford, Errol Flynn - It's a Great Feeling is a 1949 American musical comedy film starring Doris Day, Jack Carson, and Dennis Morgan in a spoof of what goes on behind the scenes in Hollywood movie making. The ...more