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The Best Jackie Cooper Movies  

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

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

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Superman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jackie Cooper Movies
Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve
Superman is a 1978 superhero film directed by Richard Donner. It is based on the DC Comics character of the same name and stars Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, ...more
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Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Terence Stamp
Superman II is a 1980 British-American superhero film directed by Richard Lester. It is a sequel to the 1978 film Superman and stars Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Terence Stamp, Ned Beatty, ...more
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Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve
Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut is an unfinished superhero film directed by Richard Donner. It is a re-edited director's cut of the 1980 film Superman II by restoring a significant amount of ...more
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Richard Pryor, Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder
Superman III is a 1983 British-American superhero film directed by Richard Lester. It is the third film in the Superman film series based upon the long-running DC Comics superhero. The film is ...more
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Lionel Barrymore, Jackie Cooper, Lionel Stander
Treasure Island is a 1934 film adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s famous 1883 novel Treasure Island. Jim Hawkins discovers a treasure map and travels on a sailing ship to a remote island, ...more
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Lucille Ball, Mickey Rooney, Clark Gable
Hollywood Party is a musical film starring Jimmy Durante and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The film is notable for several disconnected sequences that have little connection with each ...more
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Lucille Ball, Fay Wray, Jackie Cooper
The Bowery is a 1933 historical film about the Lower East Side of Manhattan around the start of the 20th century directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Wallace Beery and George Raft.
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Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Jim Broadbent
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace is a 1987 American superhero film directed by Sidney J. Furie. It is the fourth and final film in the original Superman film series. This is the first film in ...more
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Claude Rains, Jackie Cooper, Fay Bainter
White Banners is a 1938 Warner Bros. drama film starring Claude Rains, Fay Bainter, Jackie Cooper, Bonita Granville, Henry O'Neill, and Kay Johnson. Directed by Edmund Goulding and produced by ...more
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Henry Fonda, Gene Tierney, Jackie Cooper
The Return of Frank James is a 1940 western film directed by Fritz Lang and starring Henry Fonda and Gene Tierney. It is a sequel to Henry King's 1939 film Jesse James. Written by Sam Hellman, ...more
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Dyan Cannon, Robert Ryan, Jackie Cooper
The Love Machine is a 1971 film adaptation of the Jacqueline Susann novel The Love Machine. Written by Samuel A. Taylor and directed by Jack Haley, Jr., it starred John Phillip Law, Dyan Cannon, ...more
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Janet Gaynor, Jackie Cooper, El Brendel
Sunny Side Up is a Fox Movietone movie musical starring Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell, with original songs, story, and dialogue by B. G. DeSylva, Lew Brown and Ray Henderson. The romantic ...more
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Jackie Cooper, Wallace Beery, Irene Rich
The Champ is a 1931 American film directed by King Vidor from a screenplay by Frances Marion, Leonard Praskins and Wanda Tuchock, and starring Wallace Beery and Jackie Cooper, that tells the ...more
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Jackie Cooper, Mitzi Green, Willard Robertson
Skippy is a 1931 American film. The screenplay by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Don Marquis, Norman Z. McLeod, and Sam Mintz was based on the comic strip Skippy by Percy Crosby. For his performance, ...more
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Jackie Cooper, Edgar Kennedy, Norman Chaney
Moan and Groan, Inc. is a 1929 Our Gang short comedy film directed by Robert F. McGowan. Produced by Hal Roach and released to theaters by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, it was the 94th Our Gang short to ...more
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Judy Garland, James Stewart, Hedy Lamarr
Ziegfeld Girl is a 1941 American musical film starring James Stewart, Judy Garland, Hedy Lamarr, and Lana Turner, and co-starring Tony Martin, Jackie Cooper, Eve Arden, and Philip Dorn. Released ...more
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Jackie Cooper, Jean Darling, Norman Chaney
Boxing Gloves is a 1929 Our Gang short comedy film directed by Robert A. McGowan under the pseudonym "Anthony Mack". Produced by Hal Roach and released to theaters by ...more
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Jackie Cooper, George Cleveland, Marjorie Main
Boy of the Streets is a 1937 drama film written by Gilson Brown and Scott Darling and directed by William Nigh.
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Jackie Cooper, Norman Chaney, Creighton Hale
School's Out is a 1930 Our Gang short comedy film directed by Robert F. McGowan. Produced by Hal Roach and released to theaters by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, it was the 102nd Our Gang short to be
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Jackie Cooper, Edgar Kennedy, Norman Chaney
Shivering Shakespeare is an Our Gang short film directed by Robert A. McGowan under the pseudonym "Anthony Mack". Produced by Hal Roach and released to theaters by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, ...more
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Sally Field, Michael Caine, Steve Guttenberg
Surrender is a 1987 comedy feature film that was written and directed by Jerry Belson. It stars Sally Field, Michael Caine, Steve Guttenberg and Iman.
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Jackie Cooper, Monte Markham, Paul Kent
The Astronaut is a 1972 science fiction film starring Jackie Cooper and Monte Markham. This made-for-television film follows a man who has been hired to impersonate an astronaut who died during ...more
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Jackie Cooper, Jean Darling, Harry Spear
Bouncing Babies is a 1929 Our Gang short comedy film directed by Robert F. McGowan. Produced by Hal Roach and released to theaters by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, it was the 92nd Our Gang short to be ...more
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Jackie Cooper, Ian Hunter, Gene Reynolds
Gallant Sons is a 1940 mystery film directed by George B. Seitz and written by William R. Lipman and Marion Parsonnet.
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Jackie Cooper, Conrad Nagel, Lewis Stone
Divorce in the Family is a 1932 drama romance film directed by Charles Reisner and written by Delmer Daves.