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

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Everything from We Were Dancing to The Waning Sex is included on this list.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Norma Shearer movies?" and "What are the greatest Norma Shearer roles of all time?"

Movie fans who love Norma Shearer have also been known to enjoy films starring Joan Fontaine and Carole Lombard.

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The Women Joan Crawford, Joan Fontaine, Rosalind Russell

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Marie Antoinette Tyrone Power, Norma Shearer, John Barrymore

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The Divorcee Norma Shearer, Ethel Barrymore, Robert Montgomery

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A Free Soul Clark Gable, Norma Shearer, Lionel Barrymore

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Lady of the Night Norma Shearer

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The Barretts of Wimpole Street Charles Laughton, Norma Shearer, Fredric March

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Private Lives Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery

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Idiot's Delight Clark Gable, Burgess Meredith, Norma Shearer

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Escape Norma Shearer, Robert Taylor, Alla Nazimova

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Romeo and Juliet Norma Shearer, Basil Rathbone, John Barrymore

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He Who Gets Slapped Bela Lugosi, Norma Shearer, Lon Chaney

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Riptide Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery, Herbert Marshall

The Best Carole Lombard Movies

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Her Cardboard Lover Norma Shearer, George Sanders, Robert Taylor

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Strange Interlude Clark Gable, Norma Shearer

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Smilin' Through Norma Shearer, Fredric March, Leslie Howard

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Their Own Desire Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery, Lewis Stone

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Let Us Be Gay Norma Shearer, Hedda Hopper, Marie Dressler

The Best Movies for Black Children, Ranked

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The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg Norma Shearer, Ramon Novarro, Otis Harlan

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Strangers May Kiss Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery, Neil Hamilton

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A Lady of Chance Norma Shearer

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The Last of Mrs. Cheyney Norma Shearer, Basil Rathbone

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We Were Dancing Norma Shearer, Melvyn Douglas, Reginald Owen

The Best G-Rated Music Movies

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A Slave of Fashion Joan Crawford, Norma Shearer, William Haines

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Pretty Ladies Joan Crawford, Norma Shearer, Conrad Nagel

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The Stolen Jools Joan Crawford, Barbara Stanwyck, Gary Cooper

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The Tower of Lies Norma Shearer, Lon Chaney, William Haines

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The Trial of Mary Dugan Norma Shearer, Lewis Stone, H.B. Warner

Mythical Creatures That Were Found in Real Life

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Empty Hands Norma Shearer, Jack Holt, Hazel Keener

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Excuse Me Norma Shearer, Adolphe Menjou, Conrad Nagel

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After Midnight Norma Shearer, Gwen Lee

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The Latest from Paris Norma Shearer, George Sidney, William Bakewell

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The Snob Norma Shearer, Hedda Hopper, Conrad Nagel

Famous People Named Zach & Zachary

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Broken Barriers Norma Shearer, Adolphe Menjou, James Kirkwood^! Sr.

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The Wolf Man Norma Shearer, John Gilbert

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The Actress Norma Shearer, Owen Moore, Gwen Lee

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Upstage Norma Shearer, Oscar Shaw

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Another Romance of Celluloid Frank Whitbeck

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The Star Boarder Norma Shearer, Larry Semon, Frank Alexander

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The Waning Sex Norma Shearer, Conrad Nagel

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The Demi-Bride Norma Shearer, Lew Cody

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The Devil's Circus Norma Shearer, Charles Emmett Mack

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His Secretary Norma Shearer, Lew Cody