Entertainment The Best Lloyd Nolan Movies  

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

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

This list includes Lady of Secrets, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn and more.

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Lana Turner, Arthur Kennedy, Lorne Greene ... Marshall Cole
Peyton Place is a 1957 American drama film directed by Mark Robson. The screenplay by John Michael Hayes is based on the bestselling 1956 novel of the same name by Grace Metalious. Peyton Place ...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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John Wayne, James Arness, Fess Parker
Island in the Sky is a 1953 American aviation adventure drama film written by Ernest K. Gann based on his 1944 novel Island in the Sky, directed by William A. Wellman, and starring and ...more
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Robert Taylor, Desi Arnaz, George Murphy
Bataan is a war film about the defense of the Bataan Peninsula at the start of World War II. It was made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, directed by Tay Garnett and produced by Irving Starr, with Dore ...more
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E. G. Marshall, Gene Lockhart, Leo G. Carroll
The House on 92nd Street is a 1945 black-and-white American spy film directed by Henry Hathaway. The film, shot mainly in New York City, was released shortly after the end of World War II. The ...more
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John Wayne, Rita Hayworth, Claudia Cardinale
Circus World is a 1964 drama film starring John Wayne, Claudia Cardinale and Rita Hayworth. It was directed by Henry Hathaway and produced by Samuel Bronston, with a screenplay by Ben Hecht, ...more
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Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, Victoria Principal
Earthquake is a 1974 American ensemble disaster film directed and produced by Mark Robson. The plot concerns the struggle for survival after a catastrophic earthquake destroys most of the city ...more
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Anthony Quinn, William Bendix, Richard Jaeckel
Guadalcanal Diary is a 1943 World War II war film directed by Lewis Seiler, featuring Preston Foster, Lloyd Nolan, William Bendix, Richard Conte, Anthony Quinn and the film debut of Richard ...more
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Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Woody Allen, Carrie Fisher
Hannah and Her Sisters is a 1986 American comedy-drama film which tells the intertwined stories of an extended family over two years that begins and ends with a family Thanksgiving dinner. The ...more
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James Cagney, Margaret Lindsay, Barton MacLane
G Men is a 1935 Warner Bros. crime film starring James Cagney, Ann Dvorak, and Margaret Lindsay, and presenting Lloyd Nolan's film debut. According to Variety Magazine, the movie was one of the ...more
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William Holden, James Garner, Lloyd Nolan
Toward the Unknown is a 1956 movie about the dawn of supersonic flight filmed on location at Edwards Air Force Base. Starring William Holden, Lloyd Nolan and Virginia Leith, the film features ...more
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Richard Widmark, Ed Begley, John McIntire
The Street with No Name is a 1948 black-and-white film noir. The movie, a follow-up to The House on 92nd Street, tells the story of an undercover FBI agent, Gene Cordell, who infiltrates a ...more
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Jim Brown, Rock Hudson, Ernest Borgnine
Ice Station Zebra is a 1968 suspense film directed by John Sturges, starring Rock Hudson, Patrick McGoohan, Ernest Borgnine, and Jim Brown. The screenplay by Alistair MacLean, Douglas Heyes, ...more
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Harry Morgan, Sheldon Leonard, Lou Nova
Somewhere in the Night is a 1946 psychological thriller, directed and co-written by Joseph L. Mankiewicz.
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Leon Ames, Jayne Meadows, Lloyd Nolan
Lady in the Lake is a 1947 American film noir that marked the directorial debut of Robert Montgomery, who also stars in the film. The picture also features Audrey Totter, Lloyd Nolan, Tom Tully, ...more
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William Demarest, Lloyd Nolan, Mary Beth Hughes
Dressed to Kill is a 1941 crime mystery starring Lloyd Nolan, Mary Beth Hughes and Sheila Ryan. The film was based on Death Takes No Bows, a mystery novel by Richard Burke.
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Bob Hope, Ann Sheridan, Lloyd Nolan
The Lemon Drop Kid is a 1951 comedy film based on the short story of the same name by Damon Runyon, starring Bob Hope and Marilyn Maxwell. Although Sidney Lanfield is credited as the director, ...more
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Elia Kazan, Howard Da Silva, Jack Carson
Blues in the Night is a 1941 American musical drama film released by Warner Brothers, directed by Anatole Litvak and starring Priscilla Lane, Richard Whorf, Betty Field, Lloyd Nolan, Elia Kazan, ...more
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Eva Marie Saint, Don Murray, Henry Silva
A Hatful of Rain is a 1957 dramatic film. The movie was a rarity for its time, in its frank depiction of the effects of morphine addiction. It is a medically and sociologically accurate account ...more
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Anthony Quinn, Evelyn Keyes, Anna May Wong
Dangerous to Know is a 1938 crime film starring Anna May Wong, Akim Tamiroff, Gail Patrick, Lloyd Nolan, and Anthony Quinn. The movie was directed by Robert Florey. Bosley Crowther of The New ...more
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Jeanette MacDonald, Lloyd Nolan, Claude Jarman
The Sun Comes Up is a 1949 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Technicolor picture with Lassie. Jeanette MacDonald had been off the screen for five years until her return in Three Daring Daughters, but The Sun ...more
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Joan Bennett, Walter Pidgeon, George Raft
The House Across the Bay is a 1940 film directed by Archie Mayo, produced by Walter Wanger, written by Myles Connolly and Kathryn Scola, and released by United Artists. The picture involves a ...more
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Tyrone Power, Stephen Boyd, Lloyd Nolan
Seven Waves Away is a 1957 British drama film starring Tyrone Power, Mai Zetterling, Lloyd Nolan, and Stephen Boyd. When his ship goes down, an officer has to make an agonizing decision on his ...more
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Tyrone Power, Dorothy Lamour, Edward Arnold
Johnny Apollo is a 1940 crime film directed by Henry Hathaway. It stars Tyrone Power as a man who resorts to crime to buy a pardon for his embezzler father. Lloyd Nolan plays the gangster he ...more
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Heather Angel, Lloyd Nolan
Time to Kill is a 1942 film directed by Herbert I. Leeds.