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

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

A list made up of films like Road to Salina and The Strawberry Blonde.

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

Movie fans who love Rita Hayworth have also been known to enjoy films starring Ava Gardner and Susan Hayward.

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Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, George Macready Gilda is a 1946 American black-and-white film noir directed by Charles Vidor and starring Rita Hayworth in her signature role as the ultimate femme fatale and Glenn Ford as a young thug. The ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Fred Astaire, Robert Benchley You'll Never Get Rich is a 1941 Hollywood musical comedy film with a wartime theme starring Fred Astaire, Rita Hayworth, Robert Benchley, Cliff Nazarro, with music and lyrics by Cole Porter. The ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Fred Astaire, Adolphe Menjou You Were Never Lovelier is a 1942 Hollywood musical romantic comedy film set in Buenos Aires. It stars Fred Astaire and Rita Hayworth and features Adolphe Menjou and Xavier Cugat, with music by ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Eve Arden Cover Girl is a 1944 American Technicolor musical film starring Rita Hayworth and Gene Kelly. The film tells the story of a chorus girl given a chance at stardom when she is offered an ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Errol Flynn The Lady from Shanghai is a 1947 film noir directed by Orson Welles and starring Welles, his estranged wife Rita Hayworth and Everett Sloane. It is based on the novel If I Die Before I Wake by ...more

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Rita Hayworth, David Niven, Burt Lancaster Separate Tables is a 1958 film adaptation of Terence Rattigan's play of the same name, directed by Delbert Mann.

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Rita Hayworth, Cary Grant, Jean Arthur Only Angels Have Wings is a 1939 American drama film directed by Howard Hawks, and starring Cary Grant and Jean Arthur, based on a story written by Hawks. The film also marked the first major ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Victor Jory The Loves of Carmen is a 1948 American Technicolor romantic drama film directed by Charles Vidor. The film stars Rita Hayworth as the gypsy Carmen and Glenn Ford as her doomed lover Don ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Anthony Quinn, Tyrone Power Blood and Sand is a Technicolor film produced by 20th Century Fox, directed by Rouben Mamoulian and starring Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Rita Hayworth, and Alla Nazimova. It is based on the ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Juanita Moore Affair in Trinidad is a 1952 film noir produced by Hayworth's Beckworth Corporation, released by Columbia Pictures, and starring Rita Hayworth and Glenn Ford. It is notable as Hayworth's ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Charles Bronson, José Ferrer Miss Sadie Thompson is a 1953 American musical 3D film starring Rita Hayworth, Aldo Ray and José Ferrer, and was released by Columbia Pictures. The film is based on the W. Somerset ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Olivia de Havilland, James Cagney Strawberry Blonde is a 1941 Warner Bros. feature film directed by Raoul Walsh, starring James Cagney and Olivia de Havilland, and featuring Rita Hayworth, Alan Hale, Jack Carson and George ...more

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Frank Sinatra, Rita Hayworth, Kim Novak Pal Joey is a 1957 American Technicolor musical film, loosely adapted from the musical play of the same name, and starring Rita Hayworth, Frank Sinatra, and Kim Novak. Jo Ann Greer sang for ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Gary Cooper, Tab Hunter They Came to Cordura is a 1959 Western film co-written and directed by Robert Rossen, starring Gary Cooper and Rita Hayworth, and featuring Van Heflin, Tab Hunter, Richard Conte, Michael Callan, ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Jack Lemmon, Robert Mitchum Fire Down Below is a 1957 British-American adventure drama film, starring Rita Hayworth, Jack Lemmon and Robert Mitchum and directed by Robert Parrish. Based on Max Catto's 1954 novel with the ...more

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Rita Hayworth, William Frawley, Edward Everett Horton Down to Earth is a musical comedy starring Rita Hayworth, Larry Parks, and Marc Platt, and directed by Alexander Hall. The film is a sequel to the 1941 film Here Comes Mr. Jordan, also directed ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Florence Bates, Jim Bannon Tonight and Every Night is a 1945 American musical film directed by Victor Saville and starring Rita Hayworth, Lee Bowman and Janet Blair. The film portrays wartime romance and tragedy in a ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Carole Landis, Victor Mature My Gal Sal is a 20th Century Fox musical starring Rita Hayworth and Victor Mature. The film is a biopic of 1890s composer and songwriter Paul Dresser and singer Sally Elliot. It was based on a ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Charles Laughton, Stewart Granger Salome is a Biblical epic film made in Technicolor by Columbia Pictures. It was directed by William Dieterle and produced by Buddy Adler from a screenplay by Harry Kleiner and Jesse Lasky Jr. ...more

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John Wayne, Rita Hayworth, Claudia Cardinale Circus World is a 1964 drama film starring John Wayne, Claudia Cardinale and Rita Hayworth. It was directed by Henry Hathaway and produced by Samuel Bronston, with a screenplay by Ben Hecht, ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Gig Young, Hugh Griffith The Story on Page One is a 1959 American drama film written and directed by Clifford Odets, and starring Rita Hayworth, Anthony Franciosa, and Gig Young. Shot in CinemaScope, the film was ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. Angels Over Broadway is a 1940 American drama film starring Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Rita Hayworth and Thomas Mitchell. Ben Hecht, who co-directed, produced and wrote the screenplay, was ...more

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The Lady in Question Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Evelyn Keyes The Lady in Question is a 1940 American comedy drama film directed by Charles Vidor and starring Brian Aherne, Rita Hayworth and Glenn Ford. Director William Castle appears in a cameo as ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Henry Fonda, Ginger Rogers Tales of Manhattan is a 1942 American anthology film directed by Julien Duvivier. Thirteen writers, including Ben Hecht, Alan Campbell, Ferenc Molnár, Samuel Hoffenstein, and Donald Ogden ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Britt Ekland, Rex Harrison The Happy Thieves is a 1961 American crime/comedy-drama film starring Rex Harrison and Rita Hayworth and directed by George Marshall. The film is based on the novel The Oldest Confession by ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Klaus Kinski, Claudine Auger Sons of Satan is a 1968 Italian crime film directed by Duccio Tessari and starring Rita Hayworth.

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Rita Hayworth, Robert Mitchum, Frank Langella The Wrath of God is an offbeat Western genre film released in 1972 and filmed in Mexico. It starred Robert Mitchum, Frank Langella, Rita Hayworth and Victor Buono and was directed by Ralph ...more

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The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt Rita Hayworth, Ida Lupino, Warren William The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt is a 1939 film starring Warren William, Ida Lupino, Rita Hayworth, and Virginia Weidler. It is one of a series of films based on the Lone Wolf character. The film was ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Mark Hamill, Spencer Tracy Dante's Inferno: An Animated Epic is a direct to DVD animated dark fantasy action film released on February 9, 2010. The film is based on Dante's Inferno video game.

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Rita Hayworth, Elke Sommer, Glenn Ford The Money Trap is a 1965 drama film directed by Burt Kennedy, written by Walter Bernstein based on the novel of the same name by Lionel White, and starring Glenn Ford, Elke Sommer and Rita ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Stepin Fetchit, Frank Reicher Charlie Chan in Egypt is the eighth of sixteen 20th Century Fox Charlie Chan film starring Warner Oland in the title role. It was released in 1935.

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Rita Hayworth, Joseph Crehan, Tony Martin Music in My Heart is a 1940 film directed by Joseph Santley.

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Rita Hayworth, Ray "Crash" Corrigan, J. P. McGowan Hit the Saddle is a 1937 "Three Mesquiteers" Western B-movie starring Bob Livingston, Ray Corrigan, Max Terhune, and Rita Hayworth, before she became famous. The film was directed by

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Hi, Gaucho! Rita Hayworth, Billy Gilbert, Rod La Rocque Hi, Gaucho! is a 1935 comedy, drama, romance and western film story by Thomas Atkins, screenplay by Adele S. Buffington and directed by Thomas Atkins.

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Road to Salina is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Rita Hayworth Movies
Road to Salina Rita Hayworth, Ed Begley, Robert Walker Road to Salina is a 1970 French film, a psychological thriller directed by Georges Lautner. It stars Robert Walker, Jr., Mimsy Farmer and Rita Hayworth. The film is based upon Maurice Cury’s ...more

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Rita Hayworth, Joan Crawford, Fredric March Susan and God is a 1940 comedy-drama film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer starring Joan Crawford and Fredric March and directed by George Cukor. The screenplay was written by Anita Loos and was ...more

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The Naked Zoo Rita Hayworth, Willie Pastrano, Joe E. Ross The Naked Zoo is a 1970 drama film written and directed by William Grefe.

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Rita Hayworth, Tim Holt, George O'Brien The Renegade Ranger is a 1938 film directed by David Howard.