Entertainment The Best Robert Montgomery Movies  

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

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

Examples of films on this list include Their Own Desire and Inspiration.

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But the Flesh Is Weak Ray Milland, Robert Montgomery, Mitchell Leisen
But the Flesh Is Weak is a 1932 comedy film directed by Jack Conway and written by Ivor Novello.
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Rosalind Russell, Robert Montgomery, May Whitty
Night Must Fall is a 1937 film adaptation of the Emlyn Williams play of the same name. It was directed by Richard Thorpe and adapted by John Van Druten. It stars Robert Montgomery, Rosalind ...more
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Here Comes Mr. Jordan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Robert Montgomery Movies
Claude Rains, Lloyd Bridges, Robert Montgomery
Here Comes Mr. Jordan is a romantic comedy-fantasy film in which a boxer, mistakenly taken to Heaven before his time, is given a second chance back on Earth. It stars Robert Montgomery, Claude ...more
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John Wayne, Donna Reed, Robert Montgomery
They Were Expendable is a 1945 American film directed by John Ford and starring Robert Montgomery and John Wayne and featuring Donna Reed. The film is based on the book by William L. White, ...more
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Alfred Hitchcock, Carole Lombard, Robert Montgomery
Mr. & Mrs. Smith is a 1941 screwball comedy film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, written by Norman Krasna, and starring Carole Lombard and Robert Montgomery. It also features Gene Raymond, ...more
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Leon Ames, Jayne Meadows, Lloyd Nolan
Lady in the Lake is a 1947 American film noir that marked the directorial debut of Robert Montgomery, who also stars in the film. The picture also features Audrey Totter, Lloyd Nolan, Tom Tully, ...more
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Norma Shearer, Ethel Barrymore, Robert Montgomery
The Divorcee is a 1930 American Pre-Code drama film written by Nick Grindé, John Meehan and Zelda Sears, based on the novel Ex-Wife by Ursula Parrott. It was directed by Robert Z. ...more
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Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery
Private Lives is a 1931 American comedy film directed by Sidney Franklin. The screenplay by Hanns Kräly and Richard Schayer is based on the 1930 play Private Lives by Noël Coward.
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Robert Montgomery, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone
The Big House is a 1930 American film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed by George Hill, with stars Chester Morris, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone, Robert Montgomery, Leila Hyams, ...more
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Rosalind Russell, Robert Montgomery
Trouble for Two is a 1936 film starring Robert Montgomery and Rosalind Russell. It is based on The Suicide Club, a short story collection by Robert Louis Stevenson. A European prince, unhappy ...more
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Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery, Herbert Marshall
Riptide is a 1934 romantic drama film directed by Edmund Goulding.
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Susan Hayward, Harry Morgan, Robert Montgomery
The Saxon Charm is a 1948 drama film made by Universal International Pictures. It was written and directed by Claude Binyon and produced by Joseph Sistrom, based on a novel by Frederic Wakeman. ...more
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Tallulah Bankhead, Robert Montgomery, Sterling Holloway
Faithless is a 1932 American romantic drama film about a spoiled socialite who learns a sharp lesson when she loses all her money during the Great Depression. The film stars Tallulah Bankhead ...more
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Maureen O'Sullivan, Robert Montgomery, Edward Arnold
Hide-Out is a 1934 comedy film directed by W. S. Van Dyke and starring Robert Montgomery and Maureen O'Sullivan. It also features a young Mickey Rooney. The film was nominated for an Academy ...more
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Robert Montgomery, Fred Clark, Andrea King
Ride the Pink Horse is a 1947 American crime film noir produced by Universal Studios. It was directed by the actor Robert Montgomery from a screenplay by Ben Hecht, which was based on a novel of ...more
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Myrna Loy, Robert Montgomery, Ann Harding
When Ladies Meet is a 1933 Pre-Code film starring Ann Harding, Myrna Loy, Robert Montgomery, and Alice Brady. The film is the first adaptation of the 1932 Rachel Crothers play of the same name. ...more
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Joan Crawford, William Powell, Robert Montgomery
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney is a drama/comedy motion picture starring Joan Crawford, William Powell, Robert Montgomery and Frank Morgan. The film tells the story of a chic jewel thief in England, ...more
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Walter Huston, Robert Young, Robert Montgomery
Hell Below is an MGM film set in the Adriatic during World War I about submarine warfare based on Commander Edward Ellsberg's novel Pigboats, starring Robert Montgomery, Walter Huston, Robert ...more
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Bette Davis, Debbie Reynolds, Robert Montgomery
June Bride is a 1948 American comedy film directed by Bretaigne Windust. Ranald MacDougall's screenplay, based on the unproduced play Feature for June by Eileen Tighe and Graeme Lorimer, was ...more
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Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery, Lewis Stone
Their Own Desire is a 1929 American romantic drama film starring Norma Shearer, Belle Bennett, Lewis Stone, Robert Montgomery, and Helene Millard. The film was adapted by James Forbes and ...more
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Robert Montgomery, Lewis Stone, Elizabeth Allan
The Mystery of Mr. X is a 1934 crime film starring Robert Montgomery as a jewel thief who gets mixed up in a series of murders in 19th century London. It is based on the novel X v. Rex by Philip ...more
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Clark Gable, Robert Montgomery, Adolphe Menjou
The Easiest Way is a 1931 American MGM drama film directed by Jack Conway. Adapted from the 1909 play of the same name written by Eugene Walter and directed by David Belasco, the film stars ...more
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Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery, Ernest Torrence
Untamed is a 1929 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer drama/comedy/romance motion picture starring Joan Crawford and Robert Montgomery. Others in the cast include Ernest Torrence, Holmes Herbert, Gwen Lee, and ...more
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Robert Montgomery, Frank Morgan, Robert Benchley
Piccadilly Jim is a 1936 romantic comedy film directed by Robert Z. Leonard. The film is based on the novel Piccadilly Jim written by P. G. Wodehouse.
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Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery, Nils Asther
Letty Lynton is a 1932 American drama film starring Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery and Nils Asther. The film was directed by Clarence Brown, and based on the 1931 novel of the same name by ...more