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The Best Robert Young Movies  

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

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

Married Before Breakfast and The House of Rothschild are only the beginning of the films on this list.

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Robert Young, Dorothy McGuire, Herbert Marshall
The Enchanted Cottage is a 1945 romantic fantasy starring Robert Young, Dorothy McGuire, and Mildred Natwick. It was based on a play by Arthur Wing Pinero. The Enchanted Cottage was previously ...more
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Margaret O'Brien, Robert Young, Fay Bainter
Journey for Margaret is a 1942 drama film set in London in World War II. It stars Robert Young and Laraine Day as a couple who have to deal with the loss of their unborn child due to a bombing ...more
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Robert Young, Barton MacLane, Marguerite Chapman
Relentless is a 1948 western film written by Winston Miller and directed by George Sherman; based from the story Three Were Thoroughbreds by Kenneth Perkins.
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James Stewart, Robert Young, Robert Stack
The Mortal Storm is a drama film from MGM directed by Frank Borzage and starring Margaret Sullavan and James Stewart.
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Charles Laughton, Margaret O'Brien, Robert Young
The Canterville Ghost is a 1944 fantasy/comedy film directed by Jules Dassin, loosely based on the short story of the same title by Oscar Wilde. It starred Charles Laughton as a ghost doomed to ...more
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Susan Hayward, Robert Young, Jane Greer
They Won't Believe Me is a 1947 black-and-white film noir starring Robert Young, Susan Hayward and Jane Greer. It was directed by Irving Pichel and produced by Alfred Hitchcock's longtime ...more
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Shirley Temple, Robert Young, John Agar
Adventure in Baltimore is a 1949 drama directed by Richard Wallace and starring Robert Young and Shirley Temple. Dinah Sheldon is a student at an exclusive girl's school who starts campaigning ...more
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Robert Young, Charles Coburn, Reginald Owen
Florian is a 1940 drama film directed by Edwin L. Marin and written by James Kevin McGuinness and Noel Langley.
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Robert Blake, Robert Young, Gene Lockhart
Bridal Suite is a 1939 film directed by Wilhelm Thiele.
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Robert Young, Ann Sothern, Cliff Edwards
Maisie is a comedy film property MGM originally purchased for Jean Harlow, but before a shooting script could be completed Harlow died in 1937. It was put on hold until 1939, when Ann Sothern ...more
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Shirley Temple, Robert Young, Alice Faye
Stowaway is a 1936 American musical film directed by William A. Seiter. The screenplay by William M. Conselman, Nat Perrin, and Arthur Sheekman is based on a story by Samuel G. Engel. The film ...more
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Cairo Robert Young, Jeanette MacDonald
Cairo is a 1942 musical comedy film made by MGM and Loew's, and directed by W. S. Van Dyke. The screenplay was written by John McClain, based on an idea by Ladislas Fodor about a news reporter ...more
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Robert Young, John Carradine, Randolph Scott
Western Union is a 1941 American Western film directed by Fritz Lang and starring Robert Young, Randolph Scott, and Dean Jagger. Filmed in Technicolor on location in Arizona and Utah, Western ...more
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Joan Crawford, Eve Arden, Robert Young
Goodbye, My Fancy is a 1951 American romantic comedy film starring Joan Crawford, Robert Young, and Frank Lovejoy. The film was directed by Vincent Sherman and produced by Henry Blanke. ...more
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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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Barbara Stanwyck, Hattie McDaniel, Robert Young
The Bride Walks Out is a 1936 comedy film directed by Leigh Jason.
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Mercy or Murder? Eddie Albert, Robert Young, Michael Learned
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Married Before Breakfast Robert Young, Hugh Marlowe, Tom Kennedy
Married Before Breakfast is a 1937 comedy film written by Harry Ruskin, George Oppenheimer, and Everett Freeman and directed by Edwin L. Marin.
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James Stewart, Robert Young, Lionel Barrymore
Navy Blue and Gold is a 1937 American Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film starring Robert Young, James Stewart and Lionel Barrymore.
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George Burns, Robert Young, Gracie Allen
Honolulu is an American musical film that was released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1939. The film stars dancer Eleanor Powell and Robert Young, and was directed by Edward Buzzell. Also appearing ...more
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Robert Young, Barton MacLane, Connie Gilchrist
The Half Breed is a 1952 western film written by Harold Shumate and Richard Wormser and directed by Stuart Gilmore.
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Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan, Robert Young
Crossfire is a 1947 film noir drama film which deals with the theme of anti-Semitism, as did that year's Academy Award for Best Picture winner, Gentleman's Agreement. The film was directed by ...more
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Robert Young, Dean Jagger, Ann Sothern
Dangerous Number is a 1937 comedy film Leona Dalrymple, Carey Wilson, and Bradbury Foote and directed by Richard Thorpe.
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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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Men Must Fight Robert Young, Hedda Hopper, Mary Carlisle
Men Must Fight is a 1933 drama science fiction war film written by S.K. Lauren, Reginald Lawrence and C. Gardner Sullivan and directed by Edgar Selwyn.