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

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

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Waterloo Bridge is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Robert Taylor Movies
Waterloo Bridge Vivien Leigh, Robert Taylor, C. Aubrey Smith Waterloo Bridge is a 1940 remake of the 1931 American drama film also called Waterloo Bridge, adapted from the 1930 play Waterloo Bridge. In an extended flashback narration, it recounts the ...more

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Westward the Women Robert Taylor, John McIntire, Denise Darcel Westward the Women is a 1951 western film directed by William A. Wellman and starring Robert Taylor, Denise Darcel and John McIntire.

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Remember? Greer Garson, Robert Taylor, Lew Ayres Remember? is an American romantic comedy released on December 19, 1939, directed by Norman Z. McLeod, with stars Robert Taylor, Greer Garson and Lew Ayres. It was rushed into production by MGM ...more

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Ivanhoe Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders Ivanhoe is a 1952 American cinema film in color, directed by Richard Thorpe and produced by Pandro S. Berman for MGM. The cast features Robert Taylor, Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Fontaine, George ...more

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Devil's Doorway Robert Taylor, nm0129894, Paula Raymond Devil's Doorway is a 1950 western film directed by Anthony Mann and starring Robert Taylor as an Indian who returns home from the American Civil War a hero awarded the Medal of Honor. However, ...more

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Quo Vadis Elizabeth Taylor, Sophia Loren, Deborah Kerr Quo Vadis is a 1951 American epic film made by MGM in Technicolor. It was directed by Mervyn LeRoy and produced by Sam Zimbalist, from a screenplay by John Lee Mahin, S. N. Behrman and Sonya ...more

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Johnny Eager Lana Turner, Robert Taylor, Edward Arnold Johnny Eager is a 1941 film noir directed by Mervyn LeRoy and starring Robert Taylor, Lana Turner and Van Heflin. Heflin won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. The film was one of many ...more

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The Power and the Prize is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Robert Taylor Movies
The Power and the Prize Robert Taylor, Burl Ives The Power and the Prize is a 1956 drama film directed by Henry Koster.

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Stand Up and Fight Robert Taylor, Wallace Beery Stand Up and Fight is a 1939 film starring Wallace Beery and Robert Taylor. The supporting cast includes Florence Rice, Helen Broderick, Charles Bickford, Barton MacLane, Charley Grapewin, and ...more

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A Yank at Oxford Vivien Leigh, Robert Taylor, Maureen O'Sullivan A Yank at Oxford is a British film directed by Jack Conway from a screenplay by John Monk Saunders and Leon Gordon. It was produced by MGM-British at Denham Studios and stars Robert Taylor, ...more

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Camille Greta Garbo, Robert Taylor, Joan Leslie Camille is an American romantic drama film directed by George Cukor and produced by Irving Thalberg and Bernard H. Hyman, from a screenplay by James Hilton, Zoë Akins and Frances Marion. ...more

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The Last Hunt Robert Taylor, Stewart Granger, Debra Paget The Last Hunt is a 1956 MGM western film directed by Richard Brooks and produced by Dore Schary. The screenplay was by Richard Brooks from the novel The Last Hunt by Milton Lott. The music score ...more

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Many Rivers to Cross Eleanor Parker, Robert Taylor, James Arness Many Rivers to Cross is a 1955 American film starring Robert Taylor.

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The Law and Jake Wade Robert Taylor, Richard Widmark, DeForest Kelley The Law and Jake Wade is a 1958 Metrocolor western released by MGM in CinemaScope, based on the 1956 novel by Marvin H. Albert and directed by John Sturges. The titular character, Jake Wade is a ...more

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Song of Russia Robert Taylor, Robert Benchley, Susan Peters Song of Russia is a 1944 American war film made and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The picture was credited as being directed by Gregory Ratoff, though Ratoff collapsed near the end of the ...more

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The Hangman Tina Louise, Robert Taylor, Fess Parker The Hangman is a 1959 film directed by Michael Curtiz. It stars Robert Taylor and Tina Louise. The film is based on the short story of the same name by Luke Short.

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Rogue Cop Janet Leigh, Anne Francis, Robert Taylor Rogue Cop is a 1954 film noir directed by Roy Rowland, based on the novel by William P. McGivern, and starring Robert Taylor, Janet Leigh, and George Raft.

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Lady of the Tropics Hedy Lamarr, Robert Taylor, Joseph Schildkraut Lady of the Tropics is a 1939 romantic drama film written by Ben Hecht and directed by Jack Conway and Leslie Fenton.

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Saddle the Wind John Cassavetes, Robert Taylor, Julie London Saddle the Wind is a 1958 film directed by Robert Parrish.

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Party Girl Cyd Charisse, Robert Taylor, Lee J. Cobb Party Girl is a American film noir, directed by Nicholas Ray and starring Robert Taylor, Cyd Charisse and Lee J. Cobb. It was the last film Taylor did under contract for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

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Bataan Robert Taylor, Desi Arnaz, George Murphy Bataan is a war film about the defense of the Bataan Peninsula at the start of World War II. It was made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, directed by Tay Garnett and produced by Irving Starr, with Dore ...more

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Knights of the Round Table Ava Gardner, Robert Taylor, Stanley Baker Knights of the Round Table is a 1953 British historical film made by MGM. Directed by Richard Thorpe and produced by Pandro S. Berman, it was the first film in Cinemascope made by that studio. ...more

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Ambush Robert Taylor, Arlene Dahl, Jean Hagen Ambush is a 1950 western film directed by Sam Wood and starring Robert Taylor, John Hodiak and Arlene Dahl. This was the last film directed by Sam Wood. The plot is based based on the serial ...more

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The Adventures of Quentin Durward Robert Taylor, Robert Morley, Wilfrid Hyde-White The Adventures of Quentin Durward, known also as Quentin Durward, is a 1955 historical film released by MGM. It was directed by Richard Thorpe and produced by Pandro S. Berman. The screenplay ...more

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Escape Norma Shearer, Robert Taylor, Alla Nazimova Escape is a 1940 drama film about an American in pre-World War II Nazi Germany who discovers his mother is in a concentration camp and tries desperately to free her. It starred Norma Shearer, ...more

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Billy the Kid Robert Taylor, Gene Lockhart, Brian Donlevy Billy the Kid is a 1941 American color remake of the 1930 film of the same name. The film features Robert Taylor as Billy and Brian Donlevy as a fictionalized version of Pat Garrett renamed ...more

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Above and Beyond Eleanor Parker, Robert Taylor, James Whitmore Above and Beyond is a 1952 American war film about Lt. Col. Paul W. Tibbets, Jr., the pilot of the aircraft that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima in August 1945. It stars Robert Taylor as ...more

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All the Brothers Were Valiant Robert Taylor, Keenan Wynn, Stewart Granger All the Brothers Were Valiant is a 1953 adventure drama film made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, based on the 1919 novel All the Brothers Were Valiant by Ben Ames Williams. The 1953 MGM film is a ...more

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Magnificent Obsession Irene Dunne, Robert Taylor, nm0871546 Magnificent Obsession is a 1935 drama film based on the novel of the same name by Lloyd C. Douglas. The film was adapted by Sarah Y. Mason, Victor Heerman, and George O'Neil, directed by John M. ...more

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His Brother's Wife Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor, Samuel S. Hinds His Brother's Wife is a 1936 drama romance film directed by Woody Van Dyke.

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Small Town Girl James Stewart, Robert Taylor, Janet Gaynor Small Town Girl is a film starring Janet Gaynor, Robert Taylor, and James Stewart. The romantic comedy was directed by William A. Wellman. Based on a novel by Ben Ames Williams, the film went ...more

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Broadway Melody of 1938 Judy Garland, Robert Taylor, Buddy Ebsen Broadway Melody of 1938 is a 1937 musical film, produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and directed by Roy Del Ruth. The film is essentially a backstage musical revue, featuring high-budget sets and ...more

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Three Comrades Robert Taylor, Robert Young, Margaret Sullavan Three Comrades 1938 is a drama film directed by Frank Borzage and produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz for MGM. The screenplay is by F. Scott Fitzgerald and Edward E. Paramore Jr., and was adapted ...more

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Return of the Gunfighter is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Robert Taylor Movies
Return of the Gunfighter Robert Taylor, Chad Everett Return of the Gunfighter is a film directed by James Neilson released on January 29, 1967.

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Undercurrent Katharine Hepburn, Robert Mitchum, Robert Taylor Undercurrent is a film noir drama directed by Vincente Minnelli. The screenplay was written by Edward Chodorov, based on the novel You Were There by Thelma Strabel. The motion picture features ...more

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D-Day the Sixth of June Robert Taylor, Dana Wynter, Richard Todd D-Day the Sixth of June is a 1956 romantic war film made by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Henry Koster and produced by Charles Brackett from a screenplay by Ivan Moffat and Harry Brown, ...more

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Valley of the Kings Eleanor Parker, Robert Taylor, Victor Jory Valley of the Kings is a 1954 Eastmancolor adventure film made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was written and directed by Robert Pirosh from a screenplay by Robert Pirosh and Karl Tunberg, ...more

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Murder in the Fleet Robert Taylor, Una Merkel, Jean Parker Murder In the Fleet is a 1935 American murder mystery/comedy-drama film set aboard the USS Carolina. Released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the film was directed by Edward Sedgwick and stars Robert ...more

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The Crowd Roars Robert Taylor, Frank Morgan, Edward Arnold The Crowd Roars is a 1938 film starring Robert Taylor as a boxer who gets entangled in the seamier side of the sport. It was remade in 1947 as Killer McCoy, featuring Mickey Rooney in the title

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The Bribe Ava Gardner, Vincent Price, Charles Laughton The Bribe is a 1949 American crime film noir directed by Robert Z. Leonard and written by Marguerite Roberts, based on a story written by Frederick Nebel. The drama features Robert Taylor, Ava ...more

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Broadway Melody of 1936 Jack Benny, Robert Taylor, Buddy Ebsen Broadway Melody of 1936 is a musical film released by MGM in 1935. In New York, the film opened at the Capitol Theatre, the site of many prestigious MGM premieres. It was a follow-up of sorts to ...more

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Miracle of the White Stallions Robert Taylor, Eddie Albert, James Franciscus Miracle of the White Stallions is a 1963 film released by Walt Disney starring Robert Taylor, Lilli Palmer, and Eddie Albert. It is the story of the evacuation of the Lipizzaner horses from the ...more

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High Wall Robert Taylor, Herbert Marshall, H.B. Warner High Wall is a 1947 film noir, starring Robert Taylor, Audrey Totter and Herbert Marshall. It was directed by Curtis Bernhardt from a screenplay by Sydney Boehm and Lester Cole, based on a play ...more

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Cattle King Robert Taylor Cattle King is a 1963 film directed by Tay Garnett. It stars Robert Taylor and Robert Loggia. It also appears to have been called Guns of Wyoming in some countries.

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West Point of the Air Rosalind Russell, Robert Taylor, Maureen O'Sullivan West Point of the Air is a film starring Wallace Beery about pilot training in the U.S. Army Air Corps in the early 1930s. The supporting cast includes Robert Young, Lewis Stone, Maureen ...more

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Flight Command Robert Taylor, Red Skelton, Walter Pidgeon Flight Command is a 1940 American film about a cocky U.S. Navy pilot who has problems with his new squadron and falls for the wife of his commander. It stars Robert Taylor, Ruth Hussey and ...more

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A Wicked Woman Robert Taylor, Charles Bickford, Sterling Holloway A Wicked Woman is a 1934 drama film starring Mady Christians as a woman who kills her abusive husband to protect her family and builds a new life to raise their four children. It was directed by ...more

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When Ladies Meet Joan Crawford, Greer Garson, Robert Taylor When Ladies Meet is a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer feature film starring Joan Crawford, Robert Taylor, Greer Garson, Herbert Marshall, and Spring Byington in a story about a novelist in love with her ...more

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The Night Walker Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor, Paul Frees The Night Walker is a film directed by William Castle released on December 1964.

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Stand By for Action Charles Laughton, Robert Taylor, Walter Brennan Stand By for Action is a 1942 American war film directed by Robert Z. Leonard, starring Robert Taylor, Brian Donlevy, and Charles Laughton, and featuring Walter Brennan. Suggested by a story by ...more