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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
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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Jane Wyman, Agnes Moorehead, Lew Ayres
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
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
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
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
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
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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Jane Wyman, Karl Malden, Hayley Mills
Pollyanna is a Walt Disney Productions feature film starring child actress Hayley Mills, Jane Wyman, Karl Malden and Richard Egan in a story about a cheerful orphan changing the outlook of a ...more
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Jane Wyman, Alan King, Arte Johnson
Miracle in the Rain is a 1956 film directed by Rudolph Maté.
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Jane Wyman, Sterling Hayden, Steve Forrest
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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Cary Grant, Jane Wyman, Eve Arden
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
Lucy Gallant is a 1955 drama film directed by Robert Parrish.
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Jack Lemmon, Jane Wyman, Eve Arden
The Lady Takes a Sailor is a 1949 comedy film starring Jane Wyman, Eve Arden and Dennis Morgan.
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James Stewart, Jane Wyman, Regis Toomey
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, Ray Milland, Leon Ames
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, 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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Bing Crosby, Jane Wyman, Dorothy Lamour
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, Slim Pickens, Eddie Cantor
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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Kirk Douglas, Jane Wyman, Arthur Kennedy
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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Just for You Natalie Wood, Bing Crosby, Julie Newmar
Just for You is a 1952 musical film directed by Elliott Nugent.
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Jane Wyman, Phil Silvers, Jimmy Durante
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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Jane Wyman, Van Johnson, Howard Keel
Three Guys Named Mike is a 1951 American black-and-white film by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, directed by Charles Walters. In 1979, the film entered the public domain due to the claimants failure to ...more
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Jane Wyman, Fred MacMurray, Tommy Kirk
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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Jane Wyman, Alice Faye, Constance Bennett
Tail Spin is a 1939 aviation film starring Alice Faye, Constance Bennett, Nancy Kelly, Joan Davis, Charles Farrell, and Jane Wyman. The screenplay was written by Frank Wead and directed by Roy ...more
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He Couldn't Say No Jane Wyman, Frank McHugh
He Couldn't Say No is a Warner Bros. romantic comedy film released on March 18, 1938. It stars Frank McHugh as a timid advertising man who is dominated by everyone, including his girlfriend, ...more