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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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Here Comes Mr. Jordan 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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Night Must Fall 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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They Were Expendable John Wayne, Donna Reed, Robert Montgomery They Were Expendable is a 1945 American war 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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Mr. & Mrs. Smith 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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Lady in the Lake 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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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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The Divorcee 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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The Big House 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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Private Lives 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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The Last of Mrs. Cheyney 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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Their Own Desire 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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Hell Below 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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When Ladies Meet 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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Hide-Out 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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Ride the Pink Horse 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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Untamed 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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Letty Lynton 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

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Faithless 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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Inspiration Greta Garbo, Robert Montgomery, Lewis Stone Inspiration is a 1931 English language film adapted from the Alphonse Daudet short novel Sappho. It was adapted by Gene Markey, directed by Clarence Brown and produced by Irving Thalberg. The ...more

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The Mystery of Mr. X 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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Riptide Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery, Herbert Marshall Riptide is a 1934 romantic drama film directed by Edmund Goulding.

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Piccadilly Jim 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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Forsaking All Others Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell Forsaking All Others is a 1934 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by W.S. Van Dyke, and starring Joan Crawford, Clark Gable and Robert Montgomery. The screenplay was written by Joseph ...more

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June Bride 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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No More Ladies Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery, Charlie Ruggles No More Ladies is a 1935 film directed by Edward H. Griffith. The film stars Joan Crawford and Robert Montgomery, and co-stars Charlie Ruggles, Franchot Tone, and Edna May Oliver. The screenplay ...more

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The Easiest Way 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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The Saxon Charm 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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Trouble for Two 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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Three Loves Has Nancy Janet Gaynor, Robert Montgomery, Franchot Tone Three Loves Has Nancy is a romantic comedy film starring Janet Gaynor, Robert Montgomery and Franchot Tone. Set in New York City, it was directed by Richard Thorpe.

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Rage in Heaven Ingrid Bergman, George Sanders, Robert Montgomery Rage in Heaven is a 1941 American psychological thriller film noir about the destructive power of jealousy. It was directed by W.S. Van Dyke and based on the novel by James Hilton. It features ...more

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Our Blushing Brides Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery, Dorothy Sebastian Our Blushing Brides is a 1930 American Pre-Code society comedy/romantic melodrama directed and produced by Harry Beaumont, and starring Joan Crawford, Robert Montgomery, Anita Page, and Dorothy ...more

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Petticoat Fever Myrna Loy, Robert Montgomery, Reginald Owen Petticoat Fever is a 1936 comedy-romance film written by Harold Goldman and directed by George Fitzmaurice.

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Free and Easy Buster Keaton, Robert Montgomery, Lionel Barrymore Free and Easy is a 1930 American comedy film starring Buster Keaton. It was Keaton's first starring talkie vehicle.

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Busman's Honeymoon Robert Montgomery, Robert Newton, Googie Withers Busman's Honeymoon is a 1940 British detective film directed by Arthur B. Woods. An adaptation of the Lord Peter Wimsey story Busman's Honeymoon by Dorothy L. Sayers, it starred Robert ...more

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The Man in Possession Robert Montgomery, Reginald Owen, C. Aubrey Smith The Man in Possession is a 1931 comedy film written by H.M. Harwood and directed by Sam Wood.

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Made on Broadway Robert Montgomery, Eugene Pallette, Jean Parker Made on Broadway is a 1933 Comedy Drama film written by Courtney Terrett and directed by Harry Beaumont.

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Chamber of Horrors Robert Montgomery, Lilli Palmer, Cathleen Nesbitt The Door with Seven Locks is a 1940 black-and-white British film, created and released shortly after the British Board of Film Censors lifted its mid-1930s ban on supernatural-themed and horror ...more

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Lovers Courageous Robert Montgomery, Roland Young, Halliwell Hobbes Lovers Courageous is a 1932 romantic drama film written by Frederick Lonsdale and directed by Robert Z. Leonard.

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Blondie of the Follies Robert Montgomery, Marion Davies, Billie Dove Blondie of the Follies is a 1932 comedy film directed by Edmund Goulding and written by Anita Loos and Frances Marion.

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Your Witness Robert Montgomery, Felix Aylmer, Michael Ripper Your Witness is a 1950 British drama film directed by and starring Robert Montgomery. It also featured Leslie Banks, Felix Aylmer and Andrew Cruickshank. A leading American lawyer travels to ...more

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Ever Since Eve Robert Montgomery, Marion Davies Ever Since Eve is a 1937 romantic comedy film starring Marion Davies and Robert Montgomery.

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Unfinished Business Irene Dunne, Robert Montgomery, Eugene Pallette Unfinished Business is a 1941 romantic comedy film directed by Gregory La Cava.

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The Sins of the Children Robert Montgomery, Louis Mann, Francis X. Bushman The Sins of the Children a.k.a. Father's Day, a.k.a. The Richest Man in the World, is a 1930 MGM early sound drama/film, produced and directed by Sam Wood.

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Yellow Jack Robert Montgomery, Buddy Ebsen, Andy Devine Yellow Jack is a 1938 historical drama film written by Edward Chodorov and directed by George B. Seitz.

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Fast and Loose Rosalind Russell, Robert Montgomery, Reginald Owen Fast and Loose is a 1939 comedy mystery crime film written by Harry Kurnitz and directed by Edwin L. Marin.

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The First Hundred Years Robert Montgomery, Warren William, Virginia Bruce The First Hundred Years is a 1938 comedy/drama film written by Norman Krasna and Melville Baker and directed by Richard Thorpe.

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Biography of a Bachelor Girl Robert Montgomery, Edward Arnold, Edward Everett Horton Biography of a Bachelor Girl is a 1935 comedy romance film S.N. Behrman, Horace Jackson, and Anita Loos and directed by Edward H. Griffith.

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War Nurse Loretta Young, Robert Montgomery, Hedda Hopper War Nurse is 2003 drama, romance and war film written by Becky Gardiner and Joseph Farnham and directed by Edgar Selwyn.

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Strangers May Kiss Norma Shearer, Robert Montgomery, Neil Hamilton Strangers May Kiss is a 1931 romantic drama film written by John Meehan and directed by George Fitzmaurice.

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Fugitive Lovers Larry Fine, Robert Montgomery, Moe Howard Fugitive Lovers is a MGM feature film starring Madge Evans and Robert Montgomery. Also starring:Nat Pendleton, C. Henry Gordon, Ruth Selwyn and Ted Healy and His Stooges,who made appearance as ...more