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The Best Ronald Reagan Movies

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

If you think the best Ronald Reagan role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Ronald Reagan 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 Law and Order and Code of the Secret Service.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Ronald Reagan movies?" and "What are the greatest Ronald Reagan roles of all time?"
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  • In the 1890s, friends from both sides of the tracks in the village of Kings Row look for love despite the barriers of family and class. Aspiring doctor Parris Mitchell (Robert Cummings) loves the ...more
  • A Royal Air Force bomber with a mission to destroy a rail line crash-lands in Germany after the commanding pilot is shot. The surviving crew, led by Flight Lt. Terry Forbes (Errol Flynn) and ...more
  • Young Norwegian immigrant Knute Rockne (Pat O'Brien) enrolls at Notre Dame University and becomes the first star of its hitherto undistinguished football team, inventing the forward pass among other ...more
  • Captain Casey Abbott (Ronald Reagan) commands an American submarine in the Pacific during World War II. When a perilous mission to retrieve a new Japanese mine for study goes awry, he's forced to ...more
  • After graduating from West Point, Jeb Stuart (Errol Flynn) and George Custer (Ronald Reagan) are both stationed to Fort Leavenworth in Kansas. Once there, they find that the violent abolitionist John ...more
  • Socialite Judith Traherne (Bette Davis) lives a lavish but emotionally empty life. Riding horses is one of her few joys, and her stable master (Humphrey Bogart) is secretly in love with her. Told she ...more
  • The Killers, released in the UK as Ernest Hemingway's "The Killers", is a 1964 crime film directed by Don Siegel, starring Lee Marvin, John Cassavetes, Angie Dickinson and Ronald Reagan, and released ...more
  • A debonair gambler, Tennessee (John Payne), gets into some trouble in the rough-and-tumble mining town of Sandy Bar, Calif., and it takes the bold action of Cowpoke (Ronald Reagan) to get him out of ...more
  • The Dead End Kids, a group of young actors who debuted on Broadway, then transitioned to film, appear here as a cadre of unruly orphans who find an unlikely ally in an ex-convict at their reform ...more
  • Storm Warning is a 1951 American thriller, directed by Stuart Heisler, and featuring Ginger Rogers, Ronald Reagan, Doris Day and Steve Cochran. Lauren Bacall was originally cast in the part ...more
  • Heiress Cornelia Wheelwright (May Robson) is scandalized to discover that the family fortune was earned by her father when he swindled an old business partner. Desperate to rectify matters, Cornelia ...more
  • This Is the Army is a 1943 American wartime musical comedy film produced by Hal B. Wallis and Jack L. Warner, and directed by Michael Curtiz, adapted from a wartime stage musical with the same name, ...more
  • After an outlaw, Pancho Lopez (Wallace Beery), steals cattle from the ranch of Gil (Ronald Reagan) and his uncle Henry (Lionel Barrymore), they face foreclosure to banker Hardy (Henry Travers). When ...more
  • Frame Johnson (Walter Huston) is an itinerant gambler traveling among frontier towns with three companions. Arriving in Tombstone, they discover a corrupt outpost dominated by Poe Northrup (Ralph ...more
  • After losing a coveted role in an upcoming film to another actress, screen queen Mona Marshall (Lola Lane) protests by refusing to appear at her current movie's premiere. Her agent discovers ...more
  • Secret Service agent Brass Bancroft (Ronald Reagan) and his partner, Gabby (Eddie Foy Jr.), go undercover in a Mexican town that is the center of a successful counterfeiting ring. Brass makes contact ...more
  • In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed is a 2004 documentary film written by Stephen K. Bannon and Tim Watkins and directed by Stephen K. Bannon and Julia Jones.
  • On the last day of World War II, Scottish soldier Lachlan MacLachlan (Richard Todd) is shot in the lower back and needs to be treated at the local medical unit in Burma before he can return home. His ...more
  • Bedtime for Bonzo is a 1951 comedy film directed by Frederick de Cordova, starring future U.S. President Ronald Reagan and Diana Lynn. It revolves around the attempts of the central character, ...more
  • The Voice of the Turtle is a comedy film starring Ronald Reagan, Eleanor Parker, Eve Arden, and Wayne Morris, directed by Irving Rapper, and based on the long-running 1943 play of the same name by ...more
  • On the outs with his editor, reporter Matt Sawyer (Ronald Reagan) could use a big story. He finds one when he stumbles upon the suicide of missing tycoon Edward Abbott. But something about the facts ...more
  • When defiant female rancher Sierra Nevada Jones (Barbara Stanwyck) sweeps into Montana, she receives a hostile welcome from a tribe of Native Americans who attack her cattle and leave her father ...more