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

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

List is made up of many different films, including Harper and Wide Blue Yonder.

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

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Key Largo Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson Key Largo is a 1948 film noir directed by John Huston and starring Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson and Lauren Bacall and featuring Lionel Barrymore and Claire Trevor. The movie was adapted ...more

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The Big Sleep Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Dorothy Malone The Big Sleep is a 1946 film noir directed by Howard Hawks, the first film version of Raymond Chandler's 1939 novel of the same name. The movie stars Humphrey Bogart as detective Philip Marlowe ...more

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To Have and Have Not Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennan To Have and Have Not is a 1944 American romance-war-adventure film directed by Howard Hawks, and starring Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennan and Lauren Bacall in her film debut. Although it is ...more

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Dark Passage Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Agnes Moorehead Dark Passage is a Warner Bros. film noir directed by Delmer Daves and starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. The film is based on the novel of the same name by David Goodis. It was the ...more

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The Shootist John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, James Stewart The Shootist is a 1976 Western film directed by Don Siegel and starring John Wayne in his final film role, about a dying gunfighter who spends his last days looking for a way to die with the ...more

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How to Marry a Millionaire Marilyn Monroe, Lauren Bacall, Betty Grable How to Marry a Millionaire is a 1953 American romantic comedy film directed by Jean Negulesco and produced and written by Nunnally Johnson. The film stars Betty Grable, Marilyn Monroe, and ...more

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Murder on the Orient Express Sean Connery, Ingrid Bergman, Lauren Bacall Murder on the Orient Express is a 1974 British Technicolor mystery film directed by Sidney Lumet, starring Albert Finney as Hercule Poirot, and based on the 1934 novel Murder on the Orient ...more

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Written on the Wind Lauren Bacall, Rock Hudson, Robert Stack Written on the Wind is a 1956 American drama film directed by Douglas Sirk and starring Rock Hudson, Lauren Bacall, Robert Stack and Dorothy Malone. The screenplay by George Zuckerman was based ...more

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Misery Lauren Bacall, Kathy Bates, James Caan Misery is a 1990 American psychological thriller film based on Stephen King's 1987 novel of the same name and starring James Caan, Kathy Bates, Lauren Bacall, Richard Farnsworth, and Frances ...more

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Designing Woman Lauren Bacall, Gregory Peck, Chuck Connors Designing Woman is a 1957 romantic comedy about fashion. Vincente Minnelli directed stars Lauren Bacall and Gregory Peck. George Wells won an Academy Award for the screenplay.

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Young Man with a Horn Kirk Douglas, Lauren Bacall, Doris Day Young Man with a Horn is a 1950 musical drama film based on a novel of the same name by Dorothy Baker inspired by the life of Bix Beiderbecke, the jazz cornetist. The movie stars Kirk Douglas, ...more

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The Mirror Has Two Faces Barbra Streisand, Pierce Brosnan, Elle Macpherson The Mirror Has Two Faces is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama film produced and directed by Barbra Streisand, who also stars. The screenplay by Richard LaGravenese is loosely based on the ...more

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Harper Paul Newman, Lauren Bacall, Janet Leigh Harper, released in the UK as The Moving Target, is a 1966 film based on Ross Macdonald's novel The Moving Target and adapted for the screen by novelist William Goldman, who admired MacDonald's ...more

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Sex and the Single Girl Natalie Wood, Lauren Bacall, Henry Fonda Sex and the Single Girl is a 1964 American comedy film directed by Richard Quine and starring Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood, Henry Fonda, Lauren Bacall, and Mel Ferrer. The film was inspired by the ...more

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North West Frontier Lauren Bacall, Kenneth More, Herbert Lom North West Frontier is a 1959 British CinemaScope adventure film starring Kenneth More and Lauren Bacall. The film was directed by J. Lee Thompson from a screenplay by Robin Estridge and also ...more

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The Gift of Love Lauren Bacall, Robert Stack The Gift of Love is a 1958 drama film directed by Jean Negulesco.

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Bright Leaf Lauren Bacall, Gary Cooper, Patricia Neal Bright Leaf is a 1950 American drama film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Gary Cooper, Lauren Bacall and Patricia Neal. It is based on a 1949 novel of the same name by Foster ...more

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Appointment with Death Carrie Fisher, Lauren Bacall, John Gielgud Appointment with Death is a 1988 mystery film, made by Golan-Globus Productions and produced and directed by Michael Winner. It is an adaptation of the Agatha Christie novel Appointment with ...more

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Prêt-à-Porter Julia Roberts, Sophia Loren, Kim Basinger Prêt-à-Porter, released in the US as Ready to Wear, is a 1994 American satirical comedy film co-written, directed, and produced by Robert Altman and shot during the Paris, France, ...more

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The Portrait Lauren Bacall, Gregory Peck, Paul McCrane The Portrait is a 1993 television film directed by Arthur Penn.

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Woman's World Lauren Bacall, Fred MacMurray, June Allyson Woman's World, also known as A Woman's World, is a 1954 Technicolor drama film about corporate America. Three men compete for the top job at a large company.

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Dogville Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, John Hurt Dogville is a 2003 Danish drama film written and directed by Lars von Trier, and starring Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, Chloë Sevigny, Paul Bettany, Stellan Skarsgård, Udo Kier, Ben ...more

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All I Want for Christmas Lauren Bacall, Leslie Nielsen, Thora Birch All I Want for Christmas is a 1991 American romantic comedy film directed by Robert Lieberman and starring Harley Jane Kozak, Lauren Bacall, Thora Birch, Ethan Randall, and Leslie Nielsen. The ...more

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The Fan Lauren Bacall, Dana Delany, James Garner The Fan is a 1981 thriller about a stalker menacing a movie star. It stars Lauren Bacall, Michael Biehn, James Garner and Maureen Stapleton. It was written by Priscilla Chapman and John ...more

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Blood Alley John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, Anita Ekberg Blood Alley is a 1955 seafaring adventure movie starring John Wayne and Lauren Bacall set in China.

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The Cobweb Lauren Bacall, Lillian Gish, Richard Widmark The Cobweb is a MGM Eastmancolor film. It was directed by Vincente Minnelli and based on a novel by William Gibson. It was released on DVD as part of the Warner Archive Collection on January 18, ...more

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Manderlay Willem Dafoe, Bryce Dallas Howard, Lauren Bacall Manderlay is a 2005 Danish drama film written and directed by Lars von Trier and the second part of von Trier's projected USA – Land of Opportunities trilogy. It stars Bryce Dallas Howard, who ...more

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Tree of Hands Lauren Bacall, Peter Firth, Helen Shaver Tree of Hands is a 1989 drama film directed by Giles Foster.

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The Walker Willem Dafoe, Lauren Bacall, Woody Harrelson The Walker is a 2007 American-British drama film written and directed by Paul Schrader. It is an independent production and is the latest installment in Schrader's night workers series of films, ...more

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My Fellow Americans Lauren Bacall, Dan Aykroyd, Jack Lemmon My Fellow Americans is a 1996 American comedy film starring Jack Lemmon and James Garner as feuding ex-presidents. Dan Aykroyd, Lauren Bacall, Esther Rolle, John Heard, Wilford Brimley, Bradley ...more

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Howl's Moving Castle Akihiro Miwa, Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura Howl's Moving Castle is a 2004 Japanese animated fantasy film scripted and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. The film is based on the novel of the same name by British writer Diana Wynne Jones. The ...more

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Confidential Agent Lauren Bacall, Peter Lorre, Charles Boyer Confidential Agent is a 1945 spy film starring Charles Boyer and Lauren Bacall, and made by Warner Bros. The movie was directed by Herman Shumlin and produced by Robert Buckner with Jack L. ...more

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Birth Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, Anne Heche Birth is a 2004 American drama film directed by Jonathan Glazer, starring Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, Danny Huston and Cameron Bright. The film follows Anna, the daughter of a prominent ...more

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A Star for Two Lauren Bacall, Anthony Quinn

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Applause Lauren Bacall Applause is a 1973 comedy and musical film written by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and directed by Ron Field and Bill Foster.

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Mr. North Lauren Bacall, Anjelica Huston, Robert Mitchum Mr. North is a 1988 American comedy-drama film starring Anthony Edwards, based on the 1973 novel Theophilus North by Thornton Wilder. Directed by Danny Huston, the film became a family project; ...more

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Eve Lauren Bacall, Olivia Thirlby, Ben Gazzara Eve is a short film directed by Natalie Portman, starring Olivia Thirlby, Lauren Bacall and Ben Gazzara. The film, Portman's directorial debut, premiered at the 65th Venice International Film ...more

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Presence of Mind Jude Law, Lauren Bacall, Harvey Keitel Presence of Mind is a 1999 drama film directed by Antoni Aloy. The film is based on the story The Turn of the Screw by Henry James. A woman is hired to watch over two recently orphaned children, ...more

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Patterns Lauren Bacall, Beatrice Straight, Ed Begley Patterns is a 1956 film directed by Fielder Cook and starring Van Heflin, Everett Sloane, and Ed Begley. The screenplay by Rod Serling was an adaptation of his teleplay Patterns originally ...more

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These Foolish Things Lauren Bacall, Anjelica Huston, Andrew Lincoln These Foolish Things is a 2006 film based on Noel Langley's 1936 novel There's a Porpoise Close Behind Us and directed by Julia Taylor-Stanley. It stars Zoe Tapper, David Leon, Lauren Bacall, ...more

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The Forger Hayden Panettiere, Lauren Bacall, Tricia Helfer The Forger is a 2012 American drama film about art forgery, it stars Josh Hutcherson, Hayden Panettiere, Alfred Molina, Dina Eastwood and Lauren Bacall in her final film role. The film is ...more

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Perfect Gentlemen Lauren Bacall Perfect Gentlemen is a 1978 comedy crime drama film written by Nora Ephron and directed by Jackie Cooper, which was released on Mar 14, 1978.

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Wide Blue Yonder Lauren Bacall, Brian Cox, Hege Schøyen Wide Blue Yonder is a 2010 comedy drama film written by Hugh Janes and directed by Robert Young.

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Day and Night Lauren Bacall, Alain Delon, Arielle Dombasle Day and Night is a 1997 drama film directed by Bernard-Henri Lévy.

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Diamonds Jenny McCarthy, Kirk Douglas, Lauren Bacall Diamonds is a 1999 comedy film directed by John Mallory Asher and written by Allan Aaron Katz. The film stars Kirk Douglas, Dan Aykroyd, Lauren Bacall, Jenny McCarthy, and Corbin Allred.

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Blithe Spirit Lauren Bacall, Claudette Colbert, Noël Coward

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Shock Treatment Lauren Bacall, Roddy McDowall, Carol Lynley Shock Treatment is a 1964 film directed by Denis Sanders.

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Health Lauren Bacall, Carol Burnett, James Garner HealtH is a 1980 ensemble comedy film, the fifteenth feature project from director Robert Altman. It stars Carol Burnett, Glenda Jackson, James Garner, Lauren Bacall, and Paul Dooley, and was ...more

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Madeline: Lost in Paris Lauren Bacall, Christopher Plummer, Jason Alexander Madeline: Lost in Paris is a direct-to-video animated Madeline film produced by DIC Entertainment it was released on August 3, 1999. It was released to VHS by Buena Vista Home Video. In 2009 the ...more

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The Venice Project Steve Martin, Lauren Bacall, Dennis Hopper The Venice Project is a 1999 drama film directed by Robert Dornhelm. It stars Lauren Bacall and Dennis Hopper, and included a cameo appearance from Steve Martin.