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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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Ronald Reagan, Brian Keith, George Reeves
Knute Rockne, All American is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of Knute Rockne, Notre Dame football coach. It stars Pat O'Brien portraying the role of Rockne and Ronald Reagan as ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Claude Rains, Ann Sheridan
Kings Row is a 1942 film starring Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings, and Ronald Reagan that tells a story of young people growing up in a small American town at the turn of the twentieth century, ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Olivia de Havilland, Errol Flynn
Santa Fe Trail is a 1940 American western film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Raymond Massey and Ronald Reagan. Written by Robert Buckner, the film is ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart
Dark Victory is a 1939 American drama film directed by Edmund Goulding, starring Bette Davis and featuring George Brent, Humphrey Bogart, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Ronald Reagan, Henry Travers and ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, Chester W. Nimitz
Hellcats of the Navy is a World War II submarine movie starring Ronald Reagan and his wife, billed as Nancy Davis, her then professional name. Married since 1952, this was the only film in which ...more

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Ronald Reagan, William Forsythe, Margaret Lindsay
Hell's Kitchen is a 1939 thriller Warner Bros. film starring Ronald Reagan and The Dead End Kids.

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Ronald Reagan, Errol Flynn, Arthur Kennedy
Desperate Journey is a 1942 American World War II action and aviation film starring Errol Flynn and Ronald Reagan, directed by Raoul Walsh. The supporting cast includes Raymond Massey, Alan ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Angie Dickinson, Lee Marvin
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 ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Diana Lynn, Walter Slezake
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

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Ronald Reagan, Doris Day, Ginger Rogers
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

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Ronald Reagan, Angie Dickinson, Rhonda Fleming
Tennessee's Partner is a Western film starring Ronald Reagan in what Peter Bogdanovich called his "most likeable performance." It co-starred John Payne as Tennessee. It was directed by ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Joe Louis, Joan Leslie
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 ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Richard Todd, Patricia Neal
The Hasty Heart is a 1949 Anglo-American co-production directed by Vincent Sherman and starring Ronald Reagan, Patricia Neal, and Richard Todd. The film based is based on the play of the same ...more

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Walter Brennan, Walter Huston, Dorothy Malone
Law And Order is a 1932 film. The film starred Walter Huston, Harry Carey, Andy Devine, Russell Hopton and Russell Simpson. The film retells the story of the OK Corral shootout in Tombstone, AZ. ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Doris Day, Rogers Hornsby
The Winning Team is a 1952 biographical film directed by Lewis Seiler. It is a fictionalized biography of the life of major league pitcher Grover Cleveland Alexander starring Ronald Reagan as ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Barbara Stanwyck, Jack Elam
Cattle Queen of Montana is a 1954 American Western film directed by Allan Dwan and starring Barbara Stanwyck and Ronald Reagan. The supporting cast includes Jack Elam, Chubby Johnson, and Morris ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Shirley Temple, Lois Maxwell
That Hagen Girl is a 1947 American drama film directed by Peter Godfrey. The screenplay by Charles Hoffman was based on the novel by Edith Kneipple Roberts. The film focuses on small town ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Ann Sheridan, Dick Powell
Cowboy from Brooklyn is a 1938 American musical comedy film starring Pat O'Brien, Dick Powell, Priscilla Lane, Ann Sheridan and the future US President Ronald Reagan.

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Ronald Reagan, Lionel Barrymore, Wallace Beery
The Bad Man is a 1941 American Western film starring Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, Laraine Day, and Ronald Reagan. The movie was written by Wells Root from the Porter Emerson Browne play, and ...more

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Ronald Reagan, Rhonda Fleming, Noah Beery
The Last Outpost is a 1951 western film directed by Lewis R. Foster.

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Ronald Reagan: The Great Speeches

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Hong Kong Ronald Reagan, Rhonda Fleming, Marvin Miller
Hong Kong is an American feature film starring Ronald Reagan, Rhonda Fleming and an early uncredited appearence of Stuart Whitman.

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Ronald Reagan, Ann Sheridan, Eduardo Ciannelli
The Angels Wash Their Faces is a 1939 Warner Bros. film starring Ronald Reagan and The Dead End Kids.