Entertainment The Best Maureen O'Hara Movies  

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

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List features films like Sitting Pretty and The Deadly Companions.

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Maureen O'Hara has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Alfred Hitchcock and Chris Columbus. If Maureen O'Hara movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Anne Francis and Barbara Stanwyck too.

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John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald
The Quiet Man is a 1952 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by John Ford. It stars John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald, Ward Bond and Victor McLaglen. The screenplay by Frank ...more
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Natalie Wood, Maureen O'Hara, Thelma Ritter
Miracle on 34th Street is a 1947 Christmas film written and directed by George Seaton and based on a story by Valentine Davies. It stars Maureen O'Hara, John Payne, Natalie Wood and Edmund ...more
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John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Stefanie Powers
McLintock! is a 1963 comedy Western directed by Andrew V. McLaglen and starring John Wayne, with co-stars including Maureen O'Hara, Yvonne De Carlo, and Wayne's son Patrick Wayne. The film, ...more
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John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Ben Johnson
Rio Grande is a 1950 Western film directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara. The picture is the third installment of Ford's "cavalry trilogy," following two RKO ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, John Mills, Hayley Mills
The Parent Trap is a 1961 Walt Disney film. It stars Hayley Mills, Maureen O'Hara and Brian Keith in a story about teenage twins on a quest to reunite their divorced parents. The screenplay by ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Roddy McDowall, Walter Pidgeon
How Green Was My Valley is a 1941 drama film directed by John Ford. The film, based on the 1939 Richard Llewellyn novel, was produced by Darryl F. Zanuck and scripted by Philip Dunne. The film ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Charles Laughton, Edmond O'Brien
The Hunchback of Notre Dame is a 1939 American film starring Charles Laughton as Quasimodo and Maureen O'Hara as Esmeralda. Directed by William Dieterle and produced by Pandro S. Berman, the ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Henry Fonda, Veronica Cartwright
Spencer's Mountain is a 1963 film written, directed, and produced by Delmer Daves from a novel by Earl Hamner, Jr. The film starred Henry Fonda, Maureen O'Hara and in early appearances, James ...more
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John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Harry Carey
Big Jake is a 1971 Western film directed by George Sherman, written by Harry Julian Fink and Rita M. Fink, produced by Michael Wayne, edited by Harry Gerstad, starring John Wayne, Richard Boone ...more
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James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, John Saxon
Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation is a 1962 American comedy film directed by Henry Koster and starring James Stewart and Maureen O'Hara. The film is based on a novel by Edward Streeter and features a ...more
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James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith
The Rare Breed is a 1966 American western film starring James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, Juliet Mills and Ben Johnson and directed by Andrew V. McLaglen. Loosely based on the life of ...more
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Macaulay Culkin, John Candy, Maureen O'Hara
Only the Lonely is a 1991 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Chris Columbus and starring John Candy, Maureen O'Hara, Ally Sheedy and Anthony Quinn. The plot is similar ...more
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John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Ward Bond
The Wings of Eagles is a 1957 Metrocolor film starring John Wayne, based on the true story of Frank "Spig" Wead and the history of U.S. Naval aviation from its inception through World ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Anthony Quinn, Tyrone Power
The Black Swan is a 1942 American swashbuckler Technicolor film by Henry King, based on a novel by Rafael Sabatini, and starring Tyrone Power and Maureen O'Hara. It was nominated for two Academy ...more
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Maureen O'Hara
The Christmas Box is a 1995 film directed by Marcus Cole.
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Maureen O'Hara, Charles Laughton, Robert Newton
Jamaica Inn is a 1939 film directed by Alfred Hitchcock adapted from Daphne du Maurier's 1936 novel of the same name, the first of three of du Maurier's works that Hitchcock adapted. It stars ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Tyrone Power, Peter Graves
The Long Gray Line is a 1955 American Technicolor drama film in CinemaScope directed by John Ford based on the life of Marty Maher. Tyrone Power stars as the scrappy Irish immigrant whose ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Paul Henreid, Binnie Barnes
The Spanish Main is an adventure film starring Paul Henreid, Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak and Binnie Barnes, and directed by Frank Borzage. It was RKO's first all-Technicolor film since Becky ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Errol Flynn, Anthony Quinn
Against All Flags is a 1952 American pirate film starring Errol Flynn as Brian Hawke, Maureen O'Hara as Prudence "Spitfire" Stevens and Anthony Quinn as Roc Brasiliano. The film's plot ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Anthony Quinn, Douglas Fairbanks
Sinbad the Sailor is a 1947 Technicolor fantasy film starring Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak, and Anthony Quinn. It tells the tale of the "eighth" voyage of ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Rex Harrison, Gene Lockhart
The Foxes of Harrow is a 1947 adventure film directed by John M. Stahl. The film stars Rex Harrison, Maureen O'Hara and Richard Haydn. The film was nominated an Academy Award for Best Art
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Maureen O'Hara, Robert Young, Clifton Webb
Sitting Pretty is a 1948 American comedy film which tells the story of a family who hires a man with a mysterious past to babysit their children. It stars Robert Young, Maureen O'Hara and ...more
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The Red Pony Maureen O'Hara, Henry Fonda, Jack Elam
The Red Pony is a 1973 made for television American film directed and co-written by Robert Totten, based on the novel The Red Pony by John Steinbeck. The film features Henry Fonda, Maureen ...more
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At Sword's Point Maureen O'Hara, Cornel Wilde, Robert Douglas
At Sword's Point is a film directed by Lewis Allen released on February 1952.
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Maureen O'Hara, Will Geer, Macdonald Carey
Comanche Territory is a 1950 Technicolor Western directed by George Sherman, starring Maureen O'Hara and Macdonald Carey. Jim Bowie is sent into Comanche country by the government on a mission ...more