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The Best Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Movies List 

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List of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer produced and/or distributed these films, which are listed in alphabetical order and sortable by any column. This is a list of all notable and most famous Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer films, including movie posters when available. It answers the questions, "What movies did Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer produce?" and "What films did Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer distribute?" List features movies like Father's Little Dividend, Blown Away. This best Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movies list displays shorts as well as feature films made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, including theatrical releases, limited releases, and made-for-TV Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movies. You can also manipulate this list of movies by this production company. (535 Movies)
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Brad Pitt, Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis

Released: 1991

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Thelma & Louise is a 1991 American film, written by Callie Khouri and directed by Ridley Scott. It stars Geena Davis as Thelma and Susan Sarandon as Louise, two friends who embark on a road ...more

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Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, William Bendix

Released: 1942

Directed by: George Stevens

Woman of the Year is an American romantic comedy-drama film starring Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, written by Ring Lardner, Jr., Michael Kanin and John Lee Mahin, directed by George ...more

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Kurt Russell, James Spader, Djimon Hounsou

Released: 1994

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

Stargate is a 1994 French-American adventure science fiction film released through Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Carolco Pictures. Created by Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich, the film is the first ...more

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WarGames is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Movies List
Matthew Broderick, William H. Macy, Ally Sheedy

Released: 1983

Directed by: John Badham

WarGames is a 1983 American science-fiction film written by Lawrence Lasker and Walter F. Parkes and directed by John Badham. The film stars Matthew Broderick, Dabney Coleman, John Wood, and ...more

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Greer Garson, John Mills, Paul Henreid

Released: 1939

Directed by: Sam Wood

Goodbye, Mr. Chips is a 1939 British romantic drama film directed by Sam Wood and starring Robert Donat and Greer Garson. Based on the 1934 novel Goodbye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton, the film is ...more
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Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly, Ann Miller

Released: 1949

Directed by: Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly

On the Town is a 1949 musical film with music by Leonard Bernstein and Roger Edens and book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green. It is an adaptation of the Broadway stage musical of the ...more

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#80 of 212 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #63 of 98 The Best Dance Movies Ever Madelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Elizabeth Taylor, Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett

Released: 1950

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Father of the Bride is a 1950 American comedy film about a man trying to cope with preparations for his daughter's upcoming wedding. The movie stars Spencer Tracy in the titular role, Joan ...more

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Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell, Roddy McDowall

Released: 1987

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Overboard is a 1987 American romantic comedy film starring Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell. It was directed by Garry Marshall, produced by Roddy McDowall, and loosely inspired by the 1974 Italian ...more

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Julie Andrews, James Garner, Alex Karras

Released: 1982

Directed by: Blake Edwards

Victor Victoria is a 1982 film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and starring Julie Andrews, James Garner, Robert Preston, Lesley Ann Warren, Alex Karras, and John Rhys-Davies. The film was ...more

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#387 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #117 of 212 Musical Movies With the Best Songslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Leonard Marx

Released: 1935

Directed by: Sam Wood, Edmund Goulding

A Night at the Opera is a 1935 American comedy film starring Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, and Harpo Marx, and featuring Kitty Carlisle, Allan Jones, Margaret Dumont, Sig Ruman, and Walter Woolf ...more

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#634 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #208 of 373 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #196 of 1,017 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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Mickey Rooney, Spencer Tracy, Gene Reynolds

Released: 1938

Directed by: Norman Taurog

Boys Town is a 1938 biographical drama film based on Father Edward J. Flanagan's work with a group of underprivileged and delinquent boys in a home that he founded and named "Boys ...more

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Basil Rathbone, Ronald Colman, Edna May Oliver

Released: 1935

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard, Jack Conway

A Tale of Two Cities is a 1935 film based upon Charles Dickens' 1859 historical novel, A Tale of Two Cities. The film stars Ronald Colman as Sydney Carton, Donald Woods and Elizabeth Allan. The ...more
Waterloo Bridge is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Movies List
Vivien Leigh, Robert Taylor, C. Aubrey Smith

Released: 1940

Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy

Waterloo Bridge is a 1940 remake of the 1931 American drama film also called Waterloo Bridge, adapted from the 1930 play Waterloo Bridge. In an extended flashback narration, it recounts the ...more

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#31 of 75 The Greatest Classic Romance Movies #26 of 48 The Best Romance Movies of the 1940s

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Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke

Released: 1982

Directed by: Tobe Hooper

Poltergeist is a 1982 American supernatural thriller film, directed by Tobe Hooper and co-written and produced by Steven Spielberg. It is the first and most successful entry in the Poltergeist ...more

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Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly, Dean Stockwell

Released: 1945

Directed by: George Sidney

Anchors Aweigh is a 1945 American Technicolor musical comedy film directed by George Sidney and starring Frank Sinatra, Kathryn Grayson, and Gene Kelly, in which two sailors go on a four-day ...more

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#95 of 212 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #81 of 127 The Best Oscar-Winning Scoreslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Claire Bloom, Lois Maxwell, Julie Harris

Released: 1963

Directed by: Robert Wise

The Haunting is a 1963 British psychological horror film directed and produced by Robert Wise and adapted by Nelson Gidding from the novel The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson. It stars ...more

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#969 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #72 of 816 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time

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Farrah Fawcett, Peter Ustinov, Jenny Agutter

Released: 1976

Directed by: Michael Anderson

Logan's Run is a 1976 American science fiction film directed by Michael Anderson and starring Michael York, Jenny Agutter, Richard Jordan, Roscoe Lee Browne, Farrah Fawcett and Peter Ustinov. ...more

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Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Stephen Fry

Released: 1988

Directed by: John Cleese, Charles Crichton

A Fish Called Wanda is a 1988 film written by John Cleese and Charles Crichton. It was directed by Crichton and stars Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, and Michael Palin. Kline won the ...more

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#183 of 336 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime #86 of 439 The Funniest '80s Movieslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Debbie Reynolds, Ed Begley, Harve Presnell

Released: 1964

Directed by: Charles Walters

The Unsinkable Molly Brown is a 1964 American musical Metrocolor film directed by Charles Walters and starring Debbie Reynolds, filmed in Panavision. The screenplay by Helen Deutsch is based on ...more

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#37 of 101 The Best Docudrama Movies #2 of 60 The Best Debbie Reynolds Movies

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Gregory Peck, Jane Wyman, Forrest Tucker

Released: 1946

Directed by: Clarence Brown

The Yearling is a Technicolor family film drama directed by Clarence Brown, produced by Sidney Franklin, and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The screenplay by Paul Osborn and John Lee Mahin was ...more

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#75 of 78 The Best Film Adaptations of Young Adult Novels #112 of 181 The Greatest Animal Movies Ever Madelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Judy Garland, Angela Lansbury, Cyd Charisse

Released: 1946

Directed by: George Sidney, Robert Alton

The Harvey Girls is a 1946 American musical film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer based on the 1942 novel of the same name by Samuel Hopkins Adams, about Fred Harvey's famous Harvey House ...more
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Clark Gable, Spencer Tracy, Jeanette MacDonald

Released: 1936

Directed by: D. W. Griffith, W. S. Van Dyke

San Francisco is a 1936 musical-drama directed by Woody Van Dyke, based on the April 18, 1906 San Francisco earthquake. The film, which was the top grossing movie of that year, stars Clark ...more

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Joan Rivers, John Hurt, Mel Brooks

Released: 1987

Directed by: Mel Brooks

Spaceballs is a 1987 American parody film co-written and directed by Mel Brooks and starring Brooks, Bill Pullman, John Candy and Rick Moranis. It also features Daphne Zuniga, Dick Van Patten, ...more

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Bing Crosby, Joe DiMaggio, Janet Leigh

Released: 1951

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Angels in the Outfield is a 1951 American comedy film produced and directed by Clarence Brown and starring Paul Douglas and Janet Leigh. Based on a story by Richard Conlin, the film is about a ...more

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Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Keenan Wynn

Released: 1942

Directed by: Busby Berkeley

For Me and My Gal is a 1942 American musical film directed by Busby Berkeley and starring Judy Garland, Gene Kelly – in his screen debut – and George Murphy, and featuring Martha Eggerth and Ben ...more