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The Best Margaret Hamilton Movies  

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

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

These films, like The Ox-Bow Incident and Driftwood include images when available.

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

Robert Altman and Fritz Lang both worked with Margaret Hamilton over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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Judy Garland, Margaret Hamilton, Frank Morgan
The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 American musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and the most well-known and commercially successful adaptation based on the 1900 novel The Wonderful ...more
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Boris Karloff, Patty Duke, Burl Ives
The Daydreamer is a 1966 Rankin/Bass stop-motion puppet animation and live-action musical fantasy film. Directed by Jules Bass, it was written by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Romeo Muller, based on ...more
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Liza Minnelli, Bill Cosby, Mickey Rooney
Journey Back To Oz is a 1974 Filmation Studios animated film and an unofficial sequel to the 1939 MGM film The Wizard of Oz. It is loosely based on L. Frank Baum's second Oz novel, The Marvelous ...more
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Bing Crosby, Margaret Hamilton, Ward Bond
Riding High is a black and white musical racetrack film featuring Bing Crosby and directed by Frank Capra in which the songs were actually sung as the movie was being filmed instead of the ...more
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Olivia de Havilland, Lana Turner, Errol Flynn
Four's a Crowd is a romantic comedy directed by Michael Curtiz, starring Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Rosalind Russell and Patric Knowles. It was written by Casey Robinson and Sig Herzig ...more
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Henry Fonda, Anthony Quinn, Margaret Hamilton
The Ox-Bow Incident is a 1943 American western film directed by William A. Wellman and starring Henry Fonda, Dana Andrews and Mary Beth Hughes, and featuring Anthony Quinn, William Eythe, Harry ...more
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John Barrymore, Margaret Hamilton, Cedric Hardwicke
The Invisible Woman is an American science fiction comedy film that was released near the end of 1940 by Universal. It is the third 'Invisible' film following The Invisible Man and The Invisible ...more
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Carole Lombard, Hattie McDaniel, Margaret Hamilton
Nothing Sacred is a 1937 Technicolor screwball comedy film directed by William A. Wellman, produced by David O. Selznick, and starring Carole Lombard and Fredric March. with a supporting cast ...more
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Shelley Duvall, Margaret Hamilton, Sally Kellerman
Brewster McCloud is a 1970 movie, directed by Robert Altman, about a young recluse who lives in a fallout shelter of the Houston Astrodome, where he is building a pair of wings so he can fly. He ...more
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Anne Baxter, Margaret Hamilton, Ralph Bellamy
No girl has ever been called more names! That's Evelyn...the guest...who manages to throw her pretty shadow around where any man near must see it - and when it comes to a man she grants no ...more
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Henry Fonda, Margaret Hamilton, Sylvia Sidney
You Only Live Once is a 1937 crime drama film starring Sylvia Sidney and Henry Fonda. Considered an early film noir, the film was the second directed by Fritz Lang in America. At least 15 ...more
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Harold Lloyd, Margaret Hamilton, Adolphe Menjou
The Sin of Harold Diddlebock is a 1947 comedy film written and directed by Preston Sturges, starring the silent film comic icon Harold Lloyd, and featuring Jimmy Conlin, Raymond Walburn, Rudy ...more
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Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Margaret Hamilton
Comin' Round The Mountain is a 1951 film starring the comedy team of Abbott and Costello.
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Katharine Hepburn, Angela Lansbury, Spencer Tracy
Members of Congress may not come to the floor armed with pistols as they did in the days leading up to the Civil War, but their words are as toxic as any time since then. And we are - in many ...more
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Lucille Ball, Myrna Loy, Margaret Hamilton
Broadway Bill is a 1934 American comedy drama film directed by Frank Capra and starring Warner Baxter, Myrna Loy, Walter Connolly, and Helen Vinson. Written by Robert Riskin and based on the ...more
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Hat, Coat, and Glove Margaret Hamilton, Ricardo Cortez, Sara Haden
Hat, Coat, and Glove is a 1934 drama film directed by Worthington Miner.
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Margaret Hamilton, Richard Carlson, Marjorie Main
The Affairs of Martha is a 1942 American romantic comedy film directed by Jules Dassin and written by Isobel Lennart based on her story. It stars Marsha Hunt and Richard Carlson. It is also ...more
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Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Hattie McDaniel
Saratoga is a 1937 American romantic comedy film written by Anita Loos and directed by Jack Conway. The movie stars Clark Gable and Jean Harlow in their sixth and final film collaboration, and ...more
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Margaret Hamilton, Alexandra Bastedo, Martin Milner
13 Ghosts is a 1960 American horror film directed by William Castle and written by Robb White. The film stars 11-year-old child actor Charles Herbert as "Buck" and co-stars veteran ...more
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Driftwood Natalie Wood, Walter Brennan, Margaret Hamilton
Driftwood is a film directed by Allan Dwan released on September 15, 1947.
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Margaret Hamilton, Joe E. Brown, Suzanne Kaaren
When's Your Birthday? is an American film directed by Harry Beaumont. While original prints of this film had a cartoon sequence in Technicolor directed by Bob Clampett and Leon Schlesinger, most ...more
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City Without Men Linda Darnell, Margaret Hamilton, Edgar Buchanan
City Without Men is a 1943 film directed by Sidney Salkow.
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Lucille Ball, Margaret Hamilton, Anne Shirley
Chatterbox is a 1936 comedy drama romance film written by Sam Mintz, based on the story by David Carb and directed by George Nicholls Jr.
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The Villain Still Pursued Her is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Margaret Hamilton Movies
Buster Keaton, Margaret Hamilton, Anita Louise
The Villain Still Pursued Her is a 1940 film starring Billy Gilbert and Buster Keaton. It was a parody of old stage melodramas, but based primarily on The Drunkard, a 19th-century prohibitionist ...more
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Robert Mitchum, Myrna Loy, Beau Bridges
The Red Pony is a 1949 Western drama film based on one of John Steinbeck's short stories published in the 1930s under the title The Red Pony. Steinbeck also wrote the screenplay for this film.