The Best Ray Milland Movies

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different films, including The Thing with Two Heads and Circle of Danger.

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

Notable directors that worked with Ray Milland include names like Alfred Hitchcock, Fritz Lang and Cecil B. DeMille. Movie fans who love Ray Milland have also been known to enjoy films starring Vera Miles and Rod Steiger.

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  • Dial M for Murder
    1
    Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, Bob Cummings
    • Released: 1954
    • Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
  • The Lost Weekend
    2
    Ray Milland, Jane Wyman, Howard Da Silva
    • Released: 1945
    • Directed by: Billy Wilder
  • The Uninvited
    3
    Ray Milland, Ruth Hussey, Gail Russell
    • Released: 1944
    • Directed by: Lewis Allen
  • The Major and the Minor
    4
    Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, Rita Johnson
    • Released: 1942
    • Directed by: Billy Wilder
  • The Big Clock
    5
    Ray Milland, Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Sullivan
    • Released: 1948
    • Directed by: John Farrow
  • Easy Living
    6
    Jean Arthur, Edward Arnold, Ray Milland
    • Released: 1937
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
  • Ministry of Fear
    7
    Ray Milland, Marjorie Reynolds, Carl Esmond
    • Released: 1944
    • Directed by: Fritz Lang
  • Beau Geste
    8
    Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, Robert Preston
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: William A. Wellman
  • Reap the Wild Wind
    9
    Ray Milland, John Wayne, Paulette Goddard
    • Released: 1942
    • Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
  • Arise, My Love
    10
    Claudette Colbert, Ray Milland, Dennis O'Keefe
    • Released: 1940
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
  • Kitty
    11
    Paulette Goddard, Ray Milland, Cecil Kellaway
    • Released: 1945
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
  • X: The Man with the X-ray Eyes
    12
    Ray Milland, Diana Van der Vlis, Harold J. Stone
    • Released: 1963
    • Directed by: Roger Corman
  • I Wanted Wings
    13
    William Holden, Veronica Lake, Ray Milland
    • Released: 1941
    • Directed by: Mitchell Leisen
  • A Man Alone
    14
    Ray Milland, Mary Murphy, Ward Bond
    • Released: 1955
    • Directed by: Ray Milland
  • Close to My Heart
    15
    Gene Tierney, Ray Milland, Fay Bainter
    • Released: 1953
    • Directed by: William Keighley
  • So Evil My Love
    16
    Ray Milland, Ann Todd, Geraldine Fitzgerald
    • Released: 1948
    • Directed by: Lewis Allen
  • It Happens Every Spring
    17
    Ray Milland, Jean Peters, Paul Douglas
    • Released: 1949
    • Directed by: Lloyd Bacon
  • Panic in Year Zero!
    18
    Ray Milland, Jean Hagen, Frankie Avalon
    • Released: 1962
    • Directed by: Ray Milland
  • Three Smart Girls
    19
    Deanna Durbin, Binnie Barnes, Alice Brady
    • Released: 1936
    • Directed by: Henry Koster
  • Love Story
    20
    Ali MacGraw, Ryan O'Neal, Ray Milland
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: Arthur Hiller
  • Escape to Witch Mountain
    21
    Eddie Albert, Ray Milland, Donald Pleasence
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: John Hough
  • The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing
    22
    Ray Milland, Joan Collins, Farley Granger
    • Released: 1955
    • Directed by: Richard Fleischer
  • Aces High
    23
    Malcolm McDowell, Christopher Plummer, Simon Ward
    • Released: 1976
    • Directed by: Jack Gold
  • Let's Do It Again
    24
    Jane Wyman, Ray Milland, Aldo Ray
    • Released: 1953
    • Directed by: Alexander Hall
  • Payment Deferred
    25
    Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Sullivan, Neil Hamilton
    • Released: 1932
    • Directed by: Lothar Mendes