The Best Jean Harlow Movies

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different films, like Three Wise Girls and The Saturday Night Kid.

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If Jean Harlow movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Cary Grant and Paul Newman too.

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  • Wife vs. Secretary
    Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Myrna Loy
    30 votes
    • Released: 1936
    • Directed by: Clarence Brown
    Though magazine publisher Van Stanhope (Clark Gable) and his wife, Linda (Myrna Loy), are contentedly married, Van's meddling mother (May Robson) doesn't trust his attractive young secretary, Helen ...more

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  • Red Dust
    Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Mary Astor
    49 votes
    • Released: 1932
    • Directed by: Victor Fleming
    When earthy prostitute Vantine (Jean Harlow) arrives at Dennis Carson's (Clark Gable) rubber plantation in Indochina, she initiates a steamy affair with the rugged foreman, but is sent packing when ...more

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  • Red-Headed Woman
    Jean Harlow, Chester Morris, Una Merkel
    41 votes
    • Released: 1932
    • Directed by: Jack Conway
    A gold digger (Jean Harlow) breaks up her boss's (Chester Morris) marriage and sins her way to financial success.
  • Dinner at Eight
    Marie Dressler, Jean Harlow, John Barrymore
    52 votes
    • Released: 1933
    • Directed by: George Cukor
    In this comedic drama, an ambitious New York socialite plans an extravagant dinner party as her businessman husband, Oliver (Lionel Barrymore), contends with financial woes, causing a lot of tension ...more