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The Best Kim Novak Movies  

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

If you think the best Kim Novak role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Kim Novak 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 The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders and Satan's Triangle.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Kim Novak include names like Alfred Hitchcock, Billy Wilder and Otto Preminger. Kim Novak has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Rod Steiger and Vera Miles in terms of fame and success.

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Vertigo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kim Novak Movies
James Stewart, Kim Novak, Alfred Hitchcock
Vertigo is a 1958 American psychological thriller film directed and produced by Alfred Hitchcock. The story was based on the 1954 novel D'entre les morts by Boileau-Narcejac. The screenplay was ...more
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James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon
Bell, Book and Candle is a 1958 American romantic comedy Technicolor film directed by Richard Quine, based on the successful Broadway play by John Van Druten, which stars James Stewart and Kim ...more
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Kim Novak, Lee Grant, Martin Balsam
Middle of the Night is a 1959 American drama film directed by Delbert Mann, and released by Columbia Pictures. It was entered into the 1959 Cannes Film Festival. It stars Fredric March and Kim ...more
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Frank Sinatra, Kim Novak, Eleanor Parker
The Man with the Golden Arm is a 1955 American drama film, based on the novel of the same name by Nelson Algren, which tells the story of a heroin addict who gets clean while in prison, but ...more
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Kirk Douglas, Kim Novak, Walter Matthau
Strangers When We Meet is a 1960 drama film about two married neighbors who have an affair. The movie was adapted by Evan Hunter from his novel of the same name and directed by Richard Quine. ...more
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Kim Novak, Laurence Harvey, Robert Morley
Of Human Bondage is a 1964 British drama film directed by Ken Hughes. The MGM release, the third screen adaptation of W. Somerset Maugham's 1915 novel, was written by Bryan Forbes.
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Kim Novak, William Holden, Rosalind Russell
Picnic is a 1955 American Technicolor romantic comedy-drama film in Cinemascope, which was adapted for the screen by Daniel Taradash from William Inge's 1953 Pulitzer Prize winning play. Joshua ...more
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Kim Novak, Angela Lansbury, George Sanders
The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders is a 1965 romantic comedy film directed by Terence Young.
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Kim Novak, Fred MacMurray, Dorothy Malone
Pushover is a 1954 black-and-white film noir. Directed by Richard Quine, the film features Fred MacMurray, Philip Carey, and Kim Novak in her breakthrough role. It was adapted from two novels, ...more
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Kim Novak, Tyrone Power, James Whitmore
The Eddy Duchin Story is a 1956 Technicolor film biopic of band leader and pianist Eddy Duchin. It was directed by George Sidney, written by Samuel A. Taylor, and starred Tyrone Power and Kim ...more
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Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Judy Holliday
Phffft is a 1954 black-and-white romantic comedy film starring Judy Holliday, Jack Lemmon, and Jack Carson, and features Kim Novak in a small but notable role. The picture was written by George ...more
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Kim Novak, Agnes Moorehead, Jeff Chandler
Jeanne Eagels is a 1957 American biographical film loosely based on the life of stage star Jeanne Eagels. Distributed by Columbia Pictures, the film was produced and directed by George Sidney ...more
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David Bowie, Kim Novak, Marlene Dietrich
Just a Gigolo is a 1978 film directed by David Hemmings and starring David Bowie. Set in post-World War I Berlin, it also featured Sydne Rome, Kim Novak and, in her last screen appearance, ...more
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Kim Novak, Dean Martin, Henry Gibson
Kiss Me, Stupid is a 1964 American comedy film directed by Billy Wilder and starring Dean Martin, Kim Novak, and Ray Walston. The screenplay by Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond is based on the play ...more
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Kim Novak, James Garner, Zsa Zsa Gábor
Boys' Night Out is an American comedy film released in 1962, starring Kim Novak, James Garner, and Tony Randall, and featuring Janet Blair, Patti Page, Jessie Royce Landis, Oscar Homolka and ...more
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Frank Sinatra, Rita Hayworth, Kim Novak
Pal Joey is a 1957 American Technicolor musical film, loosely adapted from the musical play of the same name, and starring Rita Hayworth, Frank Sinatra, and Kim Novak. Jo Ann Greer sang for ...more
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Judy Garland, Kim Novak, Debbie Reynolds
Pepe is a 1960 film starring Mario Moreno in the title role, directed by George Sidney. A multitude of cameo appearances attempted to replicate the success of Mario Moreno's American debut, ...more
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Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Fred Astaire
The Notorious Landlady is a 1962 comedy/mystery American film starring Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, and Fred Astaire. The film was directed by Richard Quine, with a script by Blake Edwards and Larry ...more
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5 Against the House Kim Novak, Brian Keith, William Conrad
5 Against the House is a 1955 American heist film noir based on a story by Jack Finney, starring Guy Madison, Brian Keith, and Kim Novak, in one of her first film appearances. It was directed by ...more
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The Children Ben Kingsley, Kim Novak, Geraldine Chaplin
The Children is a 1990 British-German drama film directed by Tony Palmer and starring Ben Kingsley, Kim Novak and Britt Ekland. It is based on a novel by Edith Wharton.
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The Third Girl from the Left Kim Novak, Tony Curtis, Barbi Benton
The Third Girl From the Left is a 1973 made-for-TV movie starring Kim Novak. She plays Gloria Joyce, a chorus girl who has an affair with a delivery boy when she realizes that her long-time ...more
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Elizabeth Taylor, Pierce Brosnan, Kim Novak
The Mirror Crack'd is a 1980 British mystery film based on Agatha Christie's Miss Marple novel The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side and directed by Guy Hamilton. It starred Angela Lansbury, Kim ...more
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Kim Novak, Jane Russell, Craig Stevens
The French Line is a 1954 musical film starring Jane Russell made by RKO Pictures, directed by Lloyd Bacon and produced by Edmund Grainger, with Howard Hughes as executive producer. The ...more
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Satan's Triangle Kim Novak, Doug McClure, Ed Lauter
Satan's Triangle is a 1975 TV movie set in the Bermuda Triangle and was produced by ABC. The plot involves a United States Coast Guard helicopter sent to answer a distress call from inside the ...more
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Kim Novak, Ernest Borgnine, Peter Finch
The Legend of Lylah Clare is a 1968 American drama film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and directed by Robert Aldrich. The film stars Peter Finch, Kim Novak, Ernest Borgnine, Michael Murphy, ...more