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

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

This list is made up of many different films, including Two Girls on Broadway and Millie.

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James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Dorothy Lamour
Footlight Parade is a 1933 American musical film starring James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler and Dick Powell and featuring Frank McHugh, Guy Kibbee, Hugh Herbert and Ruth Donnelly. The ...more

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Ginger Rogers, Joan Blondell, Billy Barty
Gold Diggers of 1933 is a pre-code Warner Bros. musical film directed by Mervyn LeRoy with songs by Harry Warren and Al Dubin, staged and choreographed by Busby Berkeley. It stars Warren ...more

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Joan Blondell, Dick Powell, Joseph Crehan
Gold Diggers of 1937 is a 1936 Warner Bros. movie musical directed by Lloyd Bacon with musical numbers created and directed by Busby Berkeley, and starring Dick Powell and Joan Blondell, who ...more

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James Cagney, Joan Blondell
The Crowd Roars is a 1932 film directed by Howard Hawks starring James Cagney and featuring Joan Blondell, Ann Dvorak, Eric Linden, Guy Kibbee, and Frank McHugh. The driver in the film's auto ...more

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Joan Blondell, Glenda Farrell
Havana Widows is a 1933 Warner Bros. comedy film directed by Ray Enright and starring Joan Blondell and Glenda Farrell. The picture is the first of an informal series of four movies through the ...more

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We're in the Money Joan Blondell, Glenda Farrell
We're in the Money is a romantic comedy film released by Warner Bros. Pictures in 1935. The movie stars Joan Blondell and Glenda Farrell, one of the six movies in which they were paired ...more

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James Cagney, Joan Blondell
Blonde Crazy is a 1931 film by Roy Del Ruth, starring James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Louis Calhern, Ray Milland, and Guy Kibbee famous for Cagney's line, "That dirty, double-crossin' ...more

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Joan Blondell, Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler
Colleen is a 1936 Warner Bros. musical film directed by Alfred E. Green. It stars Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler, and Joan Blondell.

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Cary Grant, Joan Blondell, Joan Bennett
Thirty-Day Princess is a 1934 black-and-white comedy film starring Sylvia Sidney, Cary Grant and Edward Arnold. The film was based on a story of the same name by Clarence Budington Kelland, ...more

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Humphrey Bogart, Joan Blondell, Leslie Howard
Stand-In is a 1937 American comedy film directed by Tay Garnett and starring Leslie Howard, Joan Blondell, and Humphrey Bogart. The picture was produced by the independent Walter Wanger, and ...more

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Joan Blondell, Binnie Barnes, Janet Blair
Three Girls About Town is a 1941 Columbia comedy film directed by Leigh Jason. The story is written by Richard Carroll and stars Joan Blondell, Binnie Barnes and Janet Blair.

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Joan Blondell, Carole Landis, Roland Young
Topper Returns is the third and final entry in the initial series of films inspired by the novels of Thorne Smith. It followed Topper and Topper Takes a Trip. As in the prior movies, Roland ...more

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Betty Grable, Joan Blondell, Ina Claire
The Greeks Had a Word for Them, also known as Three Broadway Girls, is a Pre-Code comedy film directed by Lowell Sherman, produced by Samuel Goldwyn, and released by United Artists. It stars ...more

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Joan Blondell, Pat O'Brien
I've Got Your Number is a 1934 Warner Bros. Pre-Code romantic comedy film directed by Ray Enright and starring Joan Blondell and Pat O'Brien.

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Joan Blondell, Mary Astor, Adolphe Menjou
Convention City is a 1933 American pre-Code sex comedy film directed by Archie Mayo, and starring Joan Blondell, Guy Kibbee, Dick Powell, Mary Astor and Adolphe Menjou. The film was produced by ...more

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Joan Blondell, Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler
Dames is a 1934 Warner Bros. musical comedy film directed by Ray Enright with dance numbers created by Busby Berkeley. The film stars Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell, Joan Blondell, Guy Kibbee, ZaSu ...more

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Jean Harlow, James Cagney, Joan Blondell
The Public Enemy is a 1931 American all-talking pre-code crime film produced and distributed by Warner Brothers. The film was directed by William A. Wellman and stars James Cagney, Jean Harlow, ...more

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Joan Blondell, Dorothy McGuire, James Dunn
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a 1945 film, the first film directed by Greek-American director Elia Kazan, starring James Dunn, Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, and Peggy Ann Garner. The film is ...more

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Humphrey Bogart, Joan Blondell, Edward G. Robinson
Bullets or Ballots is a 1936 gangster film starring Edward G. Robinson, Joan Blondell, Barton MacLane and Humphrey Bogart. Robinson plays a police detective who infiltrates a crime gang. This is ...more

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Tyrone Power, Joan Blondell, Coleen Gray
Nightmare Alley is a 1947 film noir starring Tyrone Power and Joan Blondell, and directed by Edmund Goulding. The film is based on the 1946 novel of the same name, written by William Lindsay ...more

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Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Joan Blondell
Desk Set is a 1957 American romantic comedy film directed by Walter Lang and starring Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn. The screenplay was written by Phoebe Ephron and Henry Ephron from the ...more

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Bing Crosby, Anthony Quinn, Joan Blondell
Waikiki Wedding is a 1937 American musical film directed by Frank Tuttle and starring Bing Crosby, Bob Burns, Martha Raye, and Shirley Ross. Bing plays the part of Tony Marvin, a PR man charged ...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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Ann-Margret, Steve McQueen, Tuesday Weld
The Cincinnati Kid is a 1965 American drama film. It tells the story of Eric "The Kid" Stoner, a young Depression-era poker player, as he seeks to establish his reputation as the best. ...more

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John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing
Grease is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy-drama film directed by Randal Kleiser and produced by Paramount Pictures. It is based on Warren Casey and Jim Jacobs' 1971 musical of the same ...more