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The Best Maurice Chevalier Movies

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

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

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  • 1
    Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine
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    Released1960

    Directed byWalter Lang

    Can-Can is a 1960 musical film made by Suffolk-Cummings productions and distributed by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Walter Lang, produced by Jack Cummings and Saul Chaplin, from a screenplay...  more
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    Jeanette MacDonald, Maurice Chevalier
    13
    2

    Released1934

    Directed byErnst Lubitsch

    The Merry Widow is a 1934 film adaptation of the operetta of the same name by Franz Lehár. It was directed and produced by Ernst Lubitsch and starred Maurice Chevalier and Jeanette MacDonald. A...  more
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    Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur
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    Released1930

    Directed byVictor Schertzinger, Victor Heerman, Ernst Lubitsch, Rowland V. Lee, Frank Tuttle

    Paramount on Parade is an all-star revue released by Paramount Pictures, directed by several directors including Edmund Goulding, Dorothy Arzner, Ernst Lubitsch, Rowland V. Lee, A. Edward Sutherland,...  more
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    Eva Gabor, Leslie Caron
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    2

    Released1958

    Directed byVincente Minnelli

    Gigi is a 1958 American Metrocolor musical romantic comedy film directed by Vincente Minnelli. The screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner is based on the 1944 novella of the same name by Colette. The film...  more
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    Audrey Hepburn, Gary Cooper
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    4

    Released1957

    Directed byBilly Wilder

    Love in the Afternoon is a 1957 American romantic comedy film produced and directed by Billy Wilder which stars Audrey Hepburn and Gary Cooper. The screenplay by Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond is based on...  more
  • 6
    Jean Harlow, Jeanette MacDonald
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    4

    Released1929

    Directed byErnst Lubitsch

    The Love Parade is a 1929 musical comedy film about the marital difficulties of Queen Louise of Sylvania and her consort, Count Alfred Renard. Despite his love for Louise and his promise to be an...  more
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    Sophia Loren, Angela Lansbury
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    2

    Released1960

    Directed byVittorio De Sica, Michael Curtiz

    A Breath of Scandal, known as Olympia in Italy, is a 1960 film adapted from Ferenc Molnár's stage play Olympia. It stars Sophia Loren, Maurice Chevalier, John Gavin and Angela Lansbury and was...  more
  • 8
    Myrna Loy, Jeanette MacDonald
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    1

    Released1932

    Directed byRouben Mamoulian

    Love Me Tonight is a 1932 musical comedy film produced and directed by Rouben Mamoulian, with music by Rodgers and Hart. It stars Maurice Chevalier as a tailor who poses as a nobleman and Jeanette...  more
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    Leslie Caron, Charles Boyer
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    7

    Released1961

    Directed byJoshua Logan

    Fanny is a 1961 American drama film directed by Joshua Logan. The screenplay by Julius J. Epstein is based on the book for the 1954 stage musical of the same title by Logan and S.N. Behrman, which in...  more
  • 10
    Claudette Colbert, Maurice Chevalier
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    4

    Released1931

    Directed byErnst Lubitsch

    The Smiling Lieutenant is an American film directed by Ernst Lubitsch, starring Maurice Chevalier and Claudette Colbert, and released by Paramount Pictures. Made in the Pre-Code era, it was written...  more
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    Cyd Charisse, Maurice Chevalier
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    Released1961

    Directed byTerence Young

    Black Tights is a 1961 French anthology film featuring four ballet segments shot in Technirama and directed by Terence Young. The film is also known as Un deux trois quatre! in France....  more
  • 12
    Yvette Mimieux, Dean Jones
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    2

    Released1967

    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    Monkeys, Go Home! is a theatrical feature film produced by Walt Disney Company....  more
  • 13
    Maurice Chevalier, Edward Everett Horton
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    Released1933

    Directed byNorman Taurog

    A Bedtime Story is a 1933 romantic comedy film starring Maurice Chevalier....  more
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  • 14
    Frank Sinatra, Paul Newman
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    Released1963

    Directed byMelville Shavelson

    A New Kind of Love is a 1963 American romantic comedy film directed by Melville Shavelson and starring Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward. Frank Sinatra sings "You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me" over...  more
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    Jeanette MacDonald, Maurice Chevalier
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    2

    Released1932

    Directed byErnst Lubitsch, George Cukor

    One Hour With You is a 1932 American musical comedy film about a married couple who find themselves attracted to other people. It was produced and directed by Ernst Lubitsch "with the assistance of"...  more
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  • 16
    Claudette Colbert, Maurice Chevalier
    6
    2

    Released1930

    Directed byHobart Henley

    The Big Pond is a 1930 American romantic comedy film based on a 1928 play of the same name by George Middleton and A.E. Thomas. The film was written by Garrett Fort, Robert Presnell Sr. and Preston...  more
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    Joan Crawford, Barbara Stanwyck
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    Released1931

    Directed byWilliam C. McGann

    The Stolen Jools is a short comedy film produced by the Masquers Club of Hollywood, featuring many cameo appearances by the film stars of the day. The stars appeared in the film, distributed by...  more
  • 18
    Deborah Kerr, Maurice Chevalier
    4
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    Released1959

    Directed byJean Negulesco

    Count Your Blessings is a 1959 drama film made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed by Jean Negulesco, written and produced by Karl Tunberg, based on the 1951 novel The Blessing by Nancy Mitford....  more
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  • 19
    Sandra Dee, Andy Williams
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    Released1964

    Directed byJack Smight

    I'd Rather Be Rich is a 1964 romantic comedy film with musical aspects directed by Jack Smight, produced by Ross Hunter and starring Sandra Dee. The film focuses on a dying man who wishes to meet his...  more
  • 20
    Maurice Chevalier, Russell Simpson
    2
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    Released1929

    Directed byRichard Wallace

    Innocents of Paris is a 1929 black and white American musical film. Directed by Richard Wallace and is based on the play Flea Market, the film was the first musical production by Paramount Pictures....  more
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  • 21
    Maurice Chevalier, Margaret Lockwood
    2
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    Released1936

    Directed byCurtis Bernhardt

    The Beloved Vagabond is a 1936 British musical drama film directed by Curtis Bernhardt and starring Maurice Chevalier, Betty Stockfeld, Margaret Lockwood and Austin Trevor. In nineteenth century...  more
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  • 22
    Maurice Chevalier, Dany Robin
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    Released1947

    Directed byRené Clair

    Le silence est d'or is a 1947 romantic comedy film written and directed by René Clair....  more
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    Angie Dickinson, Agnes Moorehead
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    Released1962

    Directed byJean Negulesco, Oreste Palella

    Jessica is a 1962 film directed by Jean Negulesco. It stars Maurice Chevalier and Angie Dickinson....  more
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    Maurice Chevalier, Mae Questel
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    5

    Released1931

    Directed byDave Fleischer

    Bimbo's Express is a 1931 Fleischer Studios Talkartoon animated short film starring Bimbo and Betty Boop....  more
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  • 25
    George Sanders, Hayley Mills
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    6

    Released1962

    Directed byRobert Stevenson

    In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea captain. The film was...  more

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