Film James Stewart Romance Film Roles

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List of Romance Film movies/films with performances by James Stewart, listed alphabetically with movie trailers when available. These James Stewart Romance Film roles include starring, supporting and cameo appearances. You can sort these James Stewart Romance Film movies for additional information as well, such as who directed the films and when they were released. Over the years James Stewart 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 features movies like Vertigo, The Philadelphia Story, and many more

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

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Bell, Book and Candle is a 1958 American romantic comedy Technicolor film directed by Richard Quine, based on the successful Broadway play by John Van Druten, which stars James Stewart and Kim Novak in their second on-screen pairing. The film, adapted by Daniel Taradash, was Stewart's last film as a romantic lead. Columbia Pictures head Harry Cohn agreed to allow Novak to appear in Vertigo as a last-minute replacement for pregnant Vera Miles, so long as Stewart appeared in this film with Novak. The supporting cast includes Jack Lemmon and Ernie Kovacs. The original 1950 play starred Rex Harrison, his then-wife Lilli Palmer, Jean Adair and Larry Gates. The play is set entirely in the Holroyd ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Elsa Lanchester, Ernie Kovacs, + more

Initial Release: 1958

Directed by: Richard Quine

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Born to Dance is an American musical film starring Eleanor Powell and James Stewart, released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and directed by Roy Del Ruth. The plot of Born to Dance is not much different from the earlier film, or many others of the era—boy meets girl, boy and girl fall in love, girl puts on a spectacular song-and-dance show.The score is by Cole Porter . ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: James Stewart, Buddy Ebsen, Eleanor Powell, Virginia Bruce, Una Merkel, + more

Initial Release: 1936

Directed by: Roy Del Ruth

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Come Live with Me is a 1941 American romantic comedy film produced and directed by Clarence Brown and starring James Stewart and Hedy Lamarr. Based on a story by Virginia Van Upp, the film is about a beautiful Viennese refugee seeking United States citizenship who arranges a marriage of convenience with a struggling writer. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: James Stewart, Hedy Lamarr

Initial Release: 1941

Directed by: Clarence Brown

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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. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: John Wayne, James Stewart, Debbie Reynolds, Henry Fonda, Gregory Peck, + more

Initial Release: 1962

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

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#44 on The Best Oscar-Nominated Movies of the 1960s

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