Entertainment The Best Marion Davies Movies  

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

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

List is made up of films like It's a Wise Child and Going Hollywood.

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Marion Davies, Marie Dressler, Lawrence Gray
The Patsy is a 1928 American silent comedy-drama film directed by King Vidor, produced and starring Marion Davies for her Cosmopolitan Productions, and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was ...more

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Charlie Chaplin, Marion Davies, William Haines
Show People is a 1928 American silent comedy film directed by King Vidor. The film was a starring vehicle for actress Marion Davies and actor William Haines and included notable cameo ...more

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Marion Davies, Alan Mowbray, J. Farrell MacDonald
Peg o' My Heart is a 1933 film adaptation of the play of the same name by J. Hartley Manners. It starred Marion Davies as a poor Irish girl who stands to inherit a fortune if she satisfies ...more

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The Red Mill Marion Davies, Owen Moore
The Red Mill is a 1927 American comedy film directed by Fatty Arbuckle and written by Frances Marion.

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Robert Montgomery, Marion Davies, Billie Dove
Blondie of the Follies is a 1932 comedy film directed by Edmund Goulding and written by Anita Loos and Frances Marion.

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Marion Davies
The Bachelor Father is a 1931 American MGM drama film directed by Robert Z. Leonard. The film stars Marion Davies and Ralph Forbes and C. Aubrey Smith

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Marion Davies, Harrison Ford
Little Old New York is a 1923 silent historical drama film starring Marion Davies and directed by Sidney Olcott that was based on a play of the same name by Rida Johnson Young. The film was ...more

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Marion Davies, Conrad Nagel
Quality Street is a 1927 MGM silent film based on the 1901 play by James M. Barrie which starred Barrie favorite Maude Adams. The film starred Marion Davies and Conrad Nagel and was directed by ...more

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Mary Astor, Marion Davies, Dick Powell
Page Miss Glory is a 1935 romantic comedy film starring Marion Davies, Pat O'Brien, and Dick Powell. It was based on the play of the same name by Joseph Schrank and Philip Dunning.

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Clark Gable, Jane Wyman, Marion Davies
Cain and Mabel is a 1936 romantic comedy film designed as a vehicle for Marion Davies in which she co-stars with Clark Gable. The story had been filmed before, in 1924, by William Randolph ...more

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W. C. Fields, Marion Davies, Ken Maynard
Janice Meredith, also known as The Beautiful Rebel, is a silent film released in 1924 that is based on the book and play of the same name written by Paul Leicester Ford and Edward Everett Rose. ...more

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Bing Crosby, Marion Davies, Sterling Holloway
Going Hollywood is a 1933 American musical film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Marion Davies and Bing Crosby. It was written by Donald Ogden Stewart and based on a story by Frances Marion. ...more

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Marion Davies, Raymond Hackett
Not So Dumb is a comedy motion picture starring Marion Davies, directed by King Vidor, and produced for Cosmopolitan Productions for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It is based on the stage play Dulcy by ...more

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Marion Davies, Conrad Nagel
Lights of Old Broadway is a drama film directed by Monta Bell, produced by William Randolph Hearst's Cosmopolitan Productions, and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The film stars Marion Davies ...more

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Marion Davies, Antonio Moreno, Creighton Hale
Beverly of Graustark is a silent film directed by Sidney Franklin, starring Marion Davies, Antonio Moreno and Creighton Hale. The film's screenplay was written by Agnes Christine Johnston based ...more

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Marion Davies, Mack Swain, Oscar Apfel
Marianne is a 1929 Pre-Code romantic drama about a French farm girl who, despite already having a French fiancé, falls in love with an American soldier during World War I. It was made ...more

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Claude Rains, Marion Davies, Dick Powell
Hearts Divided is a 1936 musical film about the real-life marriage between American Elizabeth 'Betsy' Patterson and Jérôme Bonaparte, brother of Napoleon. It starred Marion Davies ...more

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Joan Crawford, Buster Keaton, Jack Benny
The Hollywood Revue of 1929 is a 1929 American musical-comedy film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was the studio's second feature-length musical, and one of the earliest ventures into the ...more

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Marion Davies, Anders Randolf, Reginald Barlow
The Cinema Murder was a 1919 American silent drama film starring Marion Davies, adapted from the 1917 novel by E. Phillips Oppenheim. The film is now considered lost.

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Lou Costello, Marion Davies, Joel McCrea
The Fair Co-Ed is a 1927 silent film comedy starring Marion Davies and released through MGM. The film was produced by William Randolph Hearst, through Cosmopolitan Procuctions and directed by ...more

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Robert Montgomery, Marion Davies
Ever Since Eve is a 1937 romantic comedy film starring Marion Davies and Robert Montgomery.

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William Powell, Marion Davies
When Knighthood Was in Flower is a 1922 silent historical film based on the novel When Knighthood Was in Flower by Charles Major and play by Paul Kester. The film was produced by William ...more

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Marion Davies, Marie Prevost, James Gleason
It's a Wise Child is a 1931 comedy-drama film written by Laurence E. Johnson and directed by Robert Z. Leonard.

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Tillie the Toiler Marion Davies, James Murray, Matt Moore
Tillie the Toiler is a 1927 comedy-drama film written by Agnes Christine Johnston and Edward T. Lowe Jr. and directed by Hobart Henley.

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Marion Davies
Yolanda is a 1924 silent film historical film drama produced by William Randolph Hearst and starring Marion Davies. Robert G. Vignola directed as he had Enchantment and several other Davies ...more