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The Best Joan Blondell Movies  

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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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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
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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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, 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, 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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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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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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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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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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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, Ann Sothern, Margaret Sullavan
Cry 'Havoc' is a 1943 American war drama film, produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and directed by Richard Thorpe. The cast is primarily female, with the main roles played by Margaret Sullavan, Ann ...more
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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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Broadway Gondolier Joan Blondell, Adolphe Menjou, Dick Powell
Broadway Gondolier is a 1935 film directed by Lloyd Bacon.
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Joan Blondell, William Powell
Lawyer Man is a 1932 Warner Bros. drama film directed by William Dieterle. The story is based on the novel by Max Trell and the film stars William Powell and Joan Blondell. By the time of the ...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, Chuck Connors, Jamie Farr
Ride Beyond Vengeance is a 1966 western film. It stars Chuck Connors, Michael Rennie, Kathryn Hays and Bill Bixby. The film was directed by Bernard McEveety and produced by Andrew J. Fenady from ...more
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James Coburn, Bruce Dern, Joan Blondell
Waterhole #3 is a 1967 Western comedy film directed by William A. Graham. It is considered to be a comic remake of The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. The film stars James Coburn, Carroll O'Connor ...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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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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Joan Blondell, Dane Clark, Joe E. Ross
The Woman Inside is a 1981 drama film made by 20th Century Fox, and directed by Joseph Van Winkle who co-wrote screenplay with Steve Fisher. This drama film portrays the actions of a tough ...more