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The Best Jane Wyman Movies 

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

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

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

Jane Wyman was in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Agnes Moorehead and Lillian Gish in terms of fame and success.

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Rock Hudson, Jane Wyman, Agnes Moorehead

Released: 1955

Directed by: Douglas Sirk

All That Heaven Allows is a 1955 romance feature film starring Jane Wyman and Rock Hudson in a tale about a well-to-do widow and a younger landscape designer falling in love. The screenplay was ...more

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Johnny Belinda Jane Wyman, Agnes Moorehead, Lew Ayres

Released: 1948

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Johnny Belinda is a 1948 American drama film based on the 1940 Broadway stage hit of the same name, by Elmer Blaney Harris. The play was adapted for the screen by writers Allen Vincent and Irma ...more
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Jane Wyman, Ray Milland, Howard Da Silva

Released: 1945

Directed by: Billy Wilder

The Lost Weekend is a 1945 American drama film directed by Billy Wilder and starring Ray Milland and Jane Wyman. The film was nominated for seven Academy Awards and won four: Best Picture, Best ...more

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Rock Hudson, Jane Wyman, Agnes Moorehead

Released: 1954

Directed by: Douglas Sirk

Magnificent Obsession is a 1954 Universal-International Technicolor romantic feature film directed by Douglas Sirk; starring Jane Wyman and Rock Hudson. The screenplay was written by Robert ...more
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Gregory Peck, Jane Wyman, Forrest Tucker

Released: 1946

Directed by: Clarence Brown

The Yearling is a Technicolor family film drama directed by Clarence Brown, produced by Sidney Franklin, and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The screenplay by Paul Osborn and John Lee Mahin was ...more

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Natalie Wood, Charles Laughton, Jane Wyman

Released: 1951

Directed by: Curtis Bernhardt

The Blue Veil is a 1951 American drama film directed by Curtis Bernhardt. The screenplay by Norman Corwin is based on a story by François Campaux, which was adapted for the French ...more
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Marlene Dietrich, Alfred Hitchcock, Jane Wyman

Released: 1950

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Stage Fright is a 1950 British crime film directed and produced by Alfred Hitchcock starring Jane Wyman, Marlene Dietrich, Michael Wilding and Richard Todd. Others in the cast include Alastair ...more
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Hayley Mills, Jane Wyman, Karl Malden

Released: 1960

Directed by: David Swift

Pollyanna is a 1960 American drama film directed by David Swift, and based on the novel by Eleanor H. Porter of the same title. A cheerful orphan (Hayley Mills) learns to adapt to her new ...more

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Jane Wyman, Sterling Hayden, Steve Forrest

Released: 1953

Directed by: Robert Wise

So Big is a 1953 American drama film that stars Jane Wyman, Sterling Hayden and Steve Forrest, directed by Robert Wise. The screenplay by John Twist is based on the 1924 novel by Edna Ferber. It ...more
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Jane Wyman, Alan King, Arte Johnson

Released: 1956

Directed by: Rudolph Maté

Miracle in the Rain is a 1956 film directed by Rudolph Maté.
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Cary Grant, Jane Wyman, Eve Arden

Released: 1946

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Night and Day is a 1946 Technicolor Warner Bros. biographical musical film starring Cary Grant as American composer and songwriter Cole Porter. The movie was directed by Michael Curtiz and ...more

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Lucy Gallant Charlton Heston, Jane Wyman, Thelma Ritter

Released: 1955

Directed by: Robert Parrish

Lucy Gallant is a 1955 drama film directed by Robert Parrish.
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Jack Lemmon, Jane Wyman, Eve Arden

Released: 1949

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

The Lady Takes a Sailor is a 1949 comedy film starring Jane Wyman, Eve Arden and Dennis Morgan.
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Bing Crosby, Jane Wyman, Dorothy Lamour

Released: 1951

Directed by: Elliott Nugent, Frank Capra

Here Comes the Groom is a 1951 musical romantic comedy film produced and directed by Frank Capra and starring Bing Crosby and Jane Wyman. Based on a story by Robert Riskin and Liam O'Brien, the ...more
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Jane Wyman, Anthony Quinn, Edward G. Robinson

Released: 1942

Directed by: Lloyd Bacon

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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Jane Wyman, Ray Milland, Leon Ames

Released: 1953

Directed by: Alexander Hall

Let's Do it Again is a Technicolor musical film set in 1950 New York, and released by Columbia Pictures. The film was directed by Alexander Hall and starred Jane Wyman, Ray Milland, Aldo Ray, ...more
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Jane Wyman, Slim Pickens, Eddie Cantor

Released: 1952

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

The Story of Will Rogers is a 1952 movie biography of humorist and movie star Will Rogers, directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Will Rogers, Jr. as his father. The supporting cast features ...more
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James Stewart, Jane Wyman, Regis Toomey

Released: 1947

Directed by: William A. Wellman

Magic Town is a comedy film directed by William A. Wellman and starring James Stewart and Jane Wyman. The picture is one of the first films about the then-new science of public opinion polling. ...more
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Jane Wyman, Fred MacMurray, Tommy Kirk

Released: 1962

Directed by: James Neilson

Bon Voyage! is a 1962 Walt Disney film directed by James Neilson and released by Buena Vista Distribution Company. Following their practice of the time, it was also issued as a comic book and an ...more
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A Kiss in the Dark David Niven, Jane Wyman, Broderick Crawford

Released: 1949

Directed by: Delmer Daves

A Kiss in the Dark is a 1949 comedy film directed by Delmer Daves. It stars David Niven and Jane Wyman. The plot revolves around a pianist who inherits an apartment house full of loony tenants.
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Ronald Reagan, Jane Wyman, Eddie Albert

Released: 1940

Directed by: Ray Enright

Brother Rat and a Baby starring Priscilla Lane, Wayne Morris, Jane Bryan, Eddie Albert, Jane Wyman, and Ronald Reagan, is the sequel to the 1938 film Brother Rat about cadets at the Virginia ...more
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Olivia de Havilland, Jane Wyman, Charles Coburn

Released: 1943

Directed by: Norman Krasna

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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Jane Wyman, Phil Silvers, Jimmy Durante

Released: 1941

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

You're in the Army Now is a 1941 comedy film starring Jimmy Durante, Phil Silvers, Jane Wyman, and Regis Toomey. It featured the longest kiss in film, lasting three minutes and six seconds.
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Kirk Douglas, Jane Wyman, Arthur Kennedy

Released: 1950

Directed by: Irving Rapper

The Glass Menagerie is a 1950 American drama film directed by Irving Rapper. The screenplay by Tennessee Williams and Peter Berneis is based on the 1944 Williams play of the same title. It was ...more
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Henry Fonda, Jane Wyman, Margaret Lindsay

Released: 1937

Directed by: Ray Enright

Slim is a 1937 movie directed by Ray Enright and starring Pat O'Brien and Henry Fonda. The movie is sometimes called Slim the Lineman. The picture is a film adaptation of the 1934 novel Slim by ...more