The Best Paulette Goddard Movies

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

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List features films like Suddenly, It's Spring, Modern Times.

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

Charlie Chaplin and Cecil B. DeMille are among those who directed Paulette Goddard at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Movie fans who love Paulette Goddard have also been known to enjoy films starring Lillian Gish and Anne Francis.

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  • Hold Back the Dawn
    Charles Boyer, Olivia de Havilland, Paulette Goddard
    • Released: 1941
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
  • So Proudly We Hail!
    Claudette Colbert, Paulette Goddard, Veronica Lake
    • Released: 1943
    • Directed by: Mark Sandrich
  • Kitty
    Paulette Goddard, Ray Milland, Cecil Kellaway
    • Released: 1945
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
  • The Diary of a Chambermaid
    Burgess Meredith, Paulette Goddard, Judith Anderson
    • Released: 1946
    • Directed by: Jean Renoir
  • The Great Dictator
    Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Jack Oakie
    • Released: 1940
    • Directed by: Charlie Chaplin
  • An Ideal Husband
    Paulette Goddard, Michael Wilding, Glynis Johns
    • Released: 1947
    • Directed by: Alexander Korda
  • The Ghost Breakers
    Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, Richard Carlson
    • Released: 1940
    • Directed by: George Marshall
  • Reap the Wild Wind
    Ray Milland, John Wayne, Paulette Goddard
    • Released: 1942
    • Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
  • The Cat and the Canary
    Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, Gale Sondergaard
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: Elliott Nugent
  • Unconquered
    Gary Cooper, Paulette Goddard, Howard Da Silva
    • Released: 1947
    • Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
  • Modern Times
    Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Henry Bergman
    • Released: 1936
    • Directed by: Charlie Chaplin
  • North West Mounted Police
    Gary Cooper, Paulette Goddard, Lon Chaney
    • Released: 1940
    • Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
  • A Stranger Came Home
    Paulette Goddard, Patrick Holt, Paul Carpenter
    • Released: 1954
    • Directed by: Terence Fisher
  • The Forest Rangers
    Susan Hayward, Paulette Goddard, Fred MacMurray
    • Released: 1942
    • Directed by: George Marshall
  • Dramatic School
    Luise Rainer, Paulette Goddard, Alan Marshal
    • Released: 1938
    • Directed by: Robert B. Sinclair
  • The Bohemian Girl
    Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Paulette Goddard
    • Released: 1936
    • Directed by: Charley Rogers, James W. Horne
  • The Women
    Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: George Cukor
  • Kid Millions
    Eddie Cantor, Ann Sothern, Ethel Merman
    • Released: 1934
    • Directed by: Roy Del Ruth
  • Roman Scandals
    Eddie Cantor, Ruth Etting, Gloria Stuart
    • Released: 1933
    • Directed by: Frank Tuttle
  • Variety Girl
    Barbara Stanwyck, Paulette Goddard, Dorothy Lamour
    • Released: 1947
    • Directed by: George Marshall
  • Bride of Vengeance
    Paulette Goddard, Raymond Burr, Albert Dekker
    • Released: 1949
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
  • Suddenly, It's Spring
    Paulette Goddard, Fred MacMurray, Macdonald Carey
    • Released: 1947
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
  • Nothing But the Truth
    Bob Hope, Paulette Goddard, Edward Arnold
    • Released: 1941
    • Directed by: Elliott Nugent
  • Star Spangled Rhythm
    Victor Moore, Betty Hutton, Eddie Bracken
    • Released: 1942
    • Directed by: George Marshall
  • Second Chorus
    Fred Astaire, Paulette Goddard, Burgess Meredith
    • Released: 1940
    • Directed by: H. C. Potter