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

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

List contains films like Diamond Jim and The Canary Murder Case.

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

John Ford and Cecil B. DeMille are among those who directed Jean Arthur at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. If Jean Arthur movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Lillian Gish and Eleanor Parker too.

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Mr. Smith Goes to Washington James Stewart, Claude Rains, Jean Arthur

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The Talk of the Town Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Lloyd Bridges

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The More the Merrier Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea, Charles Coburn

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You Can't Take It With You James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Ann Miller

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Only Angels Have Wings Rita Hayworth, Cary Grant, Jean Arthur

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Mr. Deeds Goes to Town Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, Lionel Stander

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Shane Jack Palance, Jean Arthur, Alan Ladd

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The Plainsman Gary Cooper, Anthony Quinn, Jean Arthur

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Easy Living Ray Milland, Jean Arthur, William Demarest

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A Foreign Affair Marlene Dietrich, Jean Arthur, Millard Mitchell

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The Whole Town's Talking Lucille Ball, Edward G. Robinson, Jean Arthur

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Arizona William Holden, Jean Arthur, Edgar Buchanan

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The Canary Murder Case Jean Arthur, William Powell, Louise Brooks

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The Devil and Miss Jones Jean Arthur, Charles Coburn, William Demarest

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Too Many Husbands Jean Arthur, Fred MacMurray, Melvyn Douglas

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The Ex-Mrs. Bradford Jean Arthur, William Powell

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If You Could Only Cook Jean Arthur, Herbert Marshall

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Party Wire Jean Arthur, Robert (Tex) Allen, Victor Jory

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Street of Chance Jean Arthur, William Powell, Kay Francis

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Public Hero No. 1 Jean Arthur, Lionel Barrymore, Lewis Stone

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History Is Made at Night Jean Arthur, Charles Boyer, Colin Clive

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Paramount on Parade Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, Fay Wray

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A Lady Takes a Chance John Wayne, Jean Arthur, Phil Silvers

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Whirlpool Jean Arthur, Jack Holt, Donald Cook

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Adventure in Manhattan Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea

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Diamond Jim Cesar Romero, Jean Arthur, William Demarest

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The Silver Horde Jean Arthur, Joel McCrea, Blanche Sweet

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The Saturday Night Kid Jean Harlow, Jean Arthur, Clara Bow

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The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu Jean Arthur, Neil Hamilton, Warner Oland

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Brotherly Love Jean Arthur, Karl Dane, Marcia Harris

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Stairs of Sand Jean Arthur, Wallace Beery, Chester Conklin

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Danger Lights Jean Arthur, Robert Edeson, Robert Armstrong

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The Mad Racer Jean Arthur, Earle Fox, Florence Gilbert

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The Return of Dr. Fu Manchu Jean Arthur, Neil Hamilton, Warner Oland

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The Past of Mary Holmes Jean Arthur, Rochelle Hudson, J. Carrol Naish

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The Masked Menace Jean Arthur, William Bailey, Thomas Holding

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The Public Menace Jean Arthur, George Murphy, Douglass Dumbrille