The Best Olivia De Havilland Movies

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

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Olivia de Havilland was the last surviving actor from Hollywood's Golden Age and died July 26, 2020 at her home in Paris, France. She is remembered for her roles in Gone with the Wind (1939), The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), and Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964).

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  • The Heiress
    1
    Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift, Ralph Richardson
    88 votes
    • Released: 1949
    • Directed by: William Wyler
    Catherine (Olivia de Havilland), a young woman who stands to inherit her father's large fortune, falls in love when she meets Morris (Montgomery Clift), who gives her the love and affection her ...more
  • Gone with the Wind
    2
    Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard
    103 votes
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: Victor Fleming
    Presented as originally released in 1939. Includes themes and character depictions which may be offensive and problematic to contemporary audiences. Epic Civil War drama focuses on the life of ...more

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  • The Snake Pit
    3
    Olivia de Havilland, Mark Stevens, Leo Genn
    78 votes
    • Released: 1948
    • Directed by: Anatole Litvak
    In this psychological drama, Virginia Cunningham (Olivia de Havilland) is confused upon finding herself in a mental hospital, with no memory of her arrival at the institution. Tormented by delusions ...more

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  • The Adventures of Robin Hood
    4
    Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone
    69 votes
    • Released: 1938
    • Directed by: Michael Curtiz, William Keighley
    When King Richard the Lionheart is captured, his scheming brother Prince John (Claude Rains) plots to reach the throne, to the outrage of Sir Robin of Locksley (Errol Flynn), the bandit king of ...more

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  • Captain Blood
    5
    Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone
    58 votes
    • Released: 1935
    • Directed by: Michael Curtiz
    In England in the 1600s, Dr. Peter Blood (Errol Flynn) treats the wounds of a man who had been injured in a rebellion against King James II, for which he is convicted of treason and sold into slavery ...more

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  • Hold Back the Dawn
    6
    Charles Boyer, Olivia de Havilland, Paulette Goddard
    51 votes
    • Released: 1941
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
    Impressionable teacher Emmy (Olivia de Havilland) is swept off her feet when she meets Georges (Charles Boyer) in a Mexican border town. Unaware that Georges is a gigolo looking for a woman who will ...more

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