The Best Rosalind Russell Movies

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

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

List films include The Girl Rush, Design for Scandal and many additional films as well.

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  • Auntie Mame
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    Rosalind Russell, Forrest Tucker, Coral Browne
    94 votes
    • Released: 1958
    • Directed by: Morton DaCosta
    Mame Dennis (Rosalind Russell), a progressive and independent woman of the 1920s, is left to care for her nephew Patrick (Jan Handzlik/Roger Smith) after his wealthy father dies. Mr. Babcock (Fred ...more

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  • His Girl Friday
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    Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy
    83 votes
    • Released: 1940
    • Directed by: Howard Hawks
    When hard-charging New York newspaper editor Walter Burns discovers that his ex-wife, investigative reporter Hildy Johnson, has gotten engaged to milquetoast insurance agent Bruce Baldwin, he ...more

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  • Gypsy
    3
    Rosalind Russell, Natalie Wood, Karl Malden
    52 votes
    • Released: 1962
    • Directed by: Mervyn LeRoy
    Rose Hovick (Rosalind Russell) pushes her two young daughters into the entertainment industry, traveling and promoting them with minimal success. After years in the business, younger daughter June ...more

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  • The Women
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    Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell
    62 votes
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: George Cukor
    Mary Haines (Norma Shearer) can't believe her husband's having an affair with salesgirl Crystal (Joan Crawford). But when Sylvia (Rosalind Russell) and Edith (Phyllis Povah) deliver the gossip ...more

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  • Picnic
    5
    William Holden, Kim Novak, Rosalind Russell
    39 votes
    • Released: 1955
    • Directed by: Joshua Logan
    Charming Hal Carter (William Holden) turned to wandering after a failed acting career left him loose in the wind. Interested in reuniting with an old college friend, Alan Benson (Cliff Robertson), ...more

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  • The Trouble with Angels
    6
    Rosalind Russell, Hayley Mills, June Harding
    64 votes
    • Released: 1966
    • Directed by: Ida Lupino
    Mary (Hayley Mills) and her friend, Rachel (June Harding), are new students at St. Francis Academy, a boarding school run by the iron fist of Mother Superior (Rosalind Russell). The immature teens ...more

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