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

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

The Spirit is Willing and The Man Who Came to Dinner are included on this list.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Mary Wickes movies?" and "What are the greatest Mary Wickes roles of all time?"
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White Christmas Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney White Christmas is a 1954 American musical romantic comedy film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, and Vera-Ellen, loosely based on the 1942 film ...more

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Cimarron Glenn Ford, Anne Baxter, Vic Morrow Cimarron is a 1960 western film based on the Edna Ferber novel Cimarron, featuring Glenn Ford and Maria Schell. It was directed by Anthony Mann, known for his westerns and film noirs. Ferber's ...more

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The Music Man Ron Howard, Shirley Jones, Buddy Hackett The Music Man is a 1962 musical film starring Robert Preston as Harold Hill and Shirley Jones as Marian Paroo. The film is based on the 1957 Broadway musical of the same name by Meredith ...more

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The Hunchback of Notre Dame Demi Moore, Kevin Kline, Jason Alexander Madacy Kids brings to life Victor Hugo's classic novel for this entry in their animated Children's Film Favorites series. Centering on the deformed Quasimodo, Children's Film Favorites: The ...more

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Little Women Kirsten Dunst, Christian Bale, Claire Danes Little Women is a 1994 American drama film directed by Gillian Armstrong. The screenplay by Robin Swicord is based on the Louisa May Alcott novel of the same name. It is the fifth feature film ...more

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Now, Voyager Bette Davis, Claude Rains, Paul Henreid Now, Voyager is a 1942 American drama film starring Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, and Claude Rains, and directed by Irving Rapper. The screenplay by Casey Robinson is based on the 1941 novel of the ...more

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Who Done It? Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Mary Wickes Who Done It? is a 1942 comedy-mystery film starring Bud Abbott and Lou Costello.

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Sister Act Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Harvey Keitel Sister Act is a 1992 American comedy film released by Touchstone Pictures. Directed by Emile Ardolino, it features musical arrangements by Marc Shaiman and stars Whoopi Goldberg as a Reno lounge ...more

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The Man Who Came to Dinner Bette Davis, Ann Sheridan, Mary Wickes The Man Who Came to Dinner is a 1942 American comedy film directed by William Keighley, and starring Bette Davis, Ann Sheridan and Monty Woolley as the title character. The screenplay by Julius ...more

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It Happened to Jane Doris Day, Jack Lemmon, Steve Forrest It Happened to Jane is a 1959 romantic comedy film starring Doris Day, Jack Lemmon, and Ernie Kovacs directed by Richard Quine and written by Norman Katkov and Max Wilk. The film was co-produced ...more

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Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit Jennifer Love Hewitt, Lauryn Hill, Maggie Smith Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit is a 1993 American comedy film loosely based on the life of Crenshaw High School choir instructor Iris Stevenson, and starring Whoopi Goldberg. Directed by Bill ...more

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The Trouble with Angels Rosalind Russell, Hayley Mills, Mary Wickes The Trouble with Angels is a 1966 comedy film in Pathécolor about the adventures of two girls in an all-girls Catholic school run by nuns. The film was directed by Ida Lupino and stars ...more

Everywhere You've Seen Mary Elizabeth Winstead Before

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Postcards from the Edge Meryl Streep, Annette Bening, Gene Hackman Postcards from the Edge is a 1990 American comedy-drama film directed by Mike Nichols. The screenplay by Carrie Fisher is based on her 1987 semi-autobiographical novel of the same title. The ...more

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Snowball Express Dick Van Patten, Keenan Wynn, Harry Morgan Snowball Express is a 1972 screwball comedy film made by Walt Disney Productions about a man who leaves his middle class job to run a hotel left to him by his uncle.

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Napoleon and Samantha Jodie Foster, Michael Douglas, Mary Wickes Napoleon and Samantha is a 1972 American adventure drama film directed by Bernard McEveety and written by Stewart Raffill. Filmed in and around John Day, Oregon, it stars Michael Douglas, Johnny ...more

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Dance with Me, Henry Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Mary Wickes Dance with Me, Henry is a 1956 film starring the comedy team of Abbott and Costello. It is the final film that they starred in together, although Costello went on to star in one more film before ...more

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Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows Stella Stevens, Milton Berle, Susan Saint James Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows is a 1968 American comedy film directed by James Neilson and starring Rosalind Russell, Stella Stevens, and Binnie Barnes. Written by Blanche Hanalis, the film ...more

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The Actress Spencer Tracy, Anthony Perkins, Jean Simmons The Actress is an 1953 American comedy-drama film based on Ruth Gordon's autobiographical play Years Ago. Gordon herself wrote the screenplay. The film was directed by George Cukor and stars ...more

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How to Murder Your Wife Jack Lemmon, Virna Lisi, Claire Trevor How to Murder Your Wife is a 1965 American comedy film starring Jack Lemmon and Virna Lisi. It was directed by Richard Quine, who also directed Lemmon in My Sister Eileen, It Happened to Jane, ...more

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On Moonlight Bay Doris Day, Mary Wickes, Ellen Corby On Moonlight Bay is a 1951 musical film directed by Roy Del Ruth which tells the story of the Winfield family at the turn of the 20th century. The movie is based loosely on the Penrod stories by ...more

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Half a Hero Red Skelton, Mary Wickes, Polly Bergen Half a Hero is a 1953 American comedy film starring Red Skelton and Jean Hagen. Directed by Don Weis, the film was written by Max Shulman and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

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Destry Audie Murphy, Alan Hale, Jr. Destry is a 1954 western starring Mari Blanchard, Audie Murphy, and Thomas Mitchell. The third film version of Max Brand's Destry Rides Again, this 1954 version is closer to the 1939 Marlene ...more

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The Spirit is Willing Sid Caesar, Vera Miles, Mary Wickes The Spirit is Willing is a film directed by William Castle released on July 1967.

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Don't Go Near the Water Eva Gabor, Glenn Ford, Anne Francis Don't Go Near the Water is a 1957 comedy film about a U.S. Navy public relations unit stationed on an island in the Pacific Ocean during World War II. It is an adaptation of the 1956 novel of ...more

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By the Light of the Silvery Moon Doris Day, Mary Wickes, Leon Ames By the Light of the Silvery Moon is a 1953 musical film. It is the sequel to On Moonlight Bay. Like its predecessor, the movie is based loosely on the Penrod stories by Booth Tarkington.

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Lucy Calls the President Lucille Ball, Ed McMahon, Steve Allen

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The Sins of Rachel Cade Roger Moore, Angie Dickinson, Peter Finch The Sins of Rachel Cade is a film directed by Gordon Douglas released on April 2, 1961.

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The Christmas Gift John Denver, Jane Kaczmarek, Kurtwood Smith The Christmas Gift is a 1986 Christmas movie drama film written by Christopher Grabenstein and Ronald Venable and directed by Michael Pressman.

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Too Much Johnson Joseph Cotten, Mary Wickes, Arlene Francis Too Much Johnson is a 1938 American silent comedy film written and directed by Orson Welles. The film was made three years before Welles directed Citizen Kane, but it was never publicly ...more

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Higher and Higher Frank Sinatra, Mel Tormé, Barbara Hale Higher and Higher is a 1944 musical film starring Michèle Morgan, Jack Haley, and Frank Sinatra, loosely based on a 1940 Broadway musical written by Gladys Hurlbut and Joshua Logan. The ...more

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I'll See You in My Dreams Doris Day, Jim Backus, Danny Thomas I'll See You in My Dreams is a 1951 musical film starring Doris Day and Danny Thomas, directed by Michael Curtiz. The film is a biography of lyricist Gus Kahn, and includes a number of songs ...more

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I Love Lucy: The Movie and Other Great Rarities Lucille Ball, Vivian Vance, Desi Arnaz