Film The Best Margaret O'Brien Movies  

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

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

Items on this list include Glory and Three Wise Fools.

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

Margaret O'Brien has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Irene Dunne and Norma Shearer in terms of fame and success.

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Tenth Avenue Angel Angela Lansbury, Margaret O'Brien, George Murphy Tenth Avenue Angel is a 1948 drama film directed by Roy Rowland.

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The Canterville Ghost Charles Laughton, Margaret O'Brien, Robert Young The Canterville Ghost is a 1944 fantasy/comedy film directed by Jules Dassin, loosely based on the short story of the same title by Oscar Wilde. It starred Charles Laughton as a ghost doomed to ...more

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Our Vines Have Tender Grapes Edward G. Robinson, Margaret O'Brien, Frances Gifford Our Vines Have Tender Grapes is an American drama film released in 1945, which was directed by Roy Rowland, starring Edward G. Robinson and Margaret O'Brien.

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Little Women Elizabeth Taylor, Janet Leigh, June Allyson Little Women is a 1949 American feature film. Based on Louisa May Alcott's novel of the same name, it was filmed in Technicolor and directed by Mervyn LeRoy. The screenplay was written by Sally ...more

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Meet Me in St. Louis Judy Garland, Mary Astor, Margaret O'Brien Meet Me in St. Louis is a 1944 musical film from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer which tells the story of an American family living in St. Louis at the time of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair ...more

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The Secret Garden Dean Stockwell, Margaret O'Brien, Herbert Marshall The Secret Garden is a 1949 US drama film. It is the second screen adaptation of the classic 1911 novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. The screenplay by Robert Ardrey was directed by Fred M. ...more

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Jane Eyre Orson Welles, Joan Fontaine, Margaret O'Brien Jane Eyre is an American film adaptation of Charlotte Brontë's 1847 novel of the same name, released by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Robert Stevenson and produced by William Goetz, ...more

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Lost Angel Ava Gardner, Keenan Wynn, Margaret O'Brien Lost Angel is a 1943 film starring Margaret O'Brien as a little orphan girl raised to be a genius. James Craig plays a reporter who shows her the world outside the Institute of Child

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Three Wise Fools Cyd Charisse, Margaret O'Brien, Lionel Barrymore Three Wise Fools is a 1946 comedy drama film directed by Edward Buzzell.

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Music for Millions June Allyson, Margaret O'Brien, Jimmy Durante Music for Millions is a 1944 musical comedy film directed by Henry Koster. It was nominated for an Academy Award in 1946.

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The Unfinished Dance Cyd Charisse, Margaret O'Brien The Unfinished Dance is a 1947 drama film directed by Henry Koster. It is set in a ballet company, and is a remake of the 1937 French film Ballerina, based on a short story by Paul Morand. It ...more

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Amy Jenny Agutter, Nanette Fabray, Margaret O'Brien Amy is a 1981 film produced by Walt Disney Productions, distributed by Buena Vista Distribution, written by Noreen Stone and directed by Vincent McEveety, and starring Jenny Agutter.

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Glory Margaret O'Brien Glory is a 1956 musical film directed by David Butler. It stars Margaret O'Brien and Walter Brennan.

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Madame Curie Greer Garson, Margaret O'Brien, Walter Pidgeon Madame Curie is a 1943 biographical film made by MGM. The film was directed by Mervyn LeRoy and produced by Sidney Franklin from a screenplay by Paul Osborn, Paul H. Rameau, and Aldous Huxley, ...more

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Babes on Broadway Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, Ava Gardner Babes on Broadway is a 1941 musical film starring Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland and directed by Busby Berkeley, with Vincente Minnelli directing Garland's big solo numbers. The film, which ...more

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Bad Bascomb Margaret O'Brien, Wallace Beery, Marjorie Main Bad Bascomb is a 1946 western film starring Wallace Beery and Margaret O'Brien. The movie was directed by S. Sylvan Simon.

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You, John Jones! James Cagney, Margaret O'Brien, Ann Sothern You, John Jones! is a short film directed by Mervyn LeRoy, written by Carey Wilson, and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and starring James Cagney, Ann Sothern, and Margaret O'Brien. The film ...more

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Thousands Cheer Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Cyd Charisse Thousands Cheer is a 1943 American comedy musical film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Produced at the height of the Second World War, the film was intended as a morale booster for American ...more

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Heller in Pink Tights Sophia Loren, Anthony Quinn, Margaret O'Brien Heller In Pink Tights is a 1960 Technicolor western film adapted from Louis L'Amour's novel, Heller with a Gun. It stars Sophia Loren and Anthony Quinn and was directed by George Cukor. The ...more

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Big City Margaret O'Brien, Danny Thomas, Robert Preston Big City is a 1948 film directed by Norman Taurog.

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Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case Donna Reed, Margaret O'Brien, Lionel Barrymore Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case is a 1943 mystery drama film written by Lawrence P. Bachmann, Martin Berkeley, Harry Ruskin and directed by Willis Goldbeck.

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Elf Sparkle and the Special Red Dress Rob Schneider, Erin Gray, Catherine Hicks Elf Sparkle and the Special Red Dress is a 2010 animation film.