Entertainment The Best Sydney Greenstreet Movies  

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

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

A list made up of films like The Maltese Falcon and Background to Danger.

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Casablanca is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Sydney Greenstreet Movies
Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre
Casablanca is a 1942 American romantic drama film directed by Michael Curtiz and based on Murray Burnett and Joan Alison's unproduced stage play Everybody Comes to Rick's. The film stars ...more
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Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Mary Astor
The Maltese Falcon is a 1941 Warner Bros. film noir based on the novel of the same name by Dashiell Hammett. Directed by John Huston, the film stars Humphrey Bogart as private investigator Sam ...more
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Bette Davis, Barbara Stanwyck, Peter Lorre
Hollywood Canteen is a 1944 American musical romantic comedy film starring Joan Leslie, Robert Hutton, and Dane Clark and distributed by Warner Bros. The film was written and directed by Delmer ...more
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Barbara Stanwyck, Sydney Greenstreet, Dick Elliott
Christmas in Connecticut is a 1945 American Christmas film and romantic comedy directed by Peter Godfrey, and starring Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Morgan, and Sydney Greenstreet.
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Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Claude Rains
Passage to Marseille is a 1944 war film made by Warner Brothers, directed by Michael Curtiz and produced by Hal B. Wallis with Jack L. Warner as executive producer. The screenplay was by Casey ...more
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Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Sydney Greenstreet
Across the Pacific is a 1942 American spy film set on the eve of the entry of the United States into World War II. The film was directed first by John Huston, then by Vincent Sherman after ...more
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Olivia de Havilland, Ida Lupino, Arthur Kennedy
Devotion is a 1946 American biographical film directed by Curtis Bernhardt and starring Ida Lupino, Paul Henreid, Olivia de Havilland, and Sydney Greenstreet. Based on a story by Theodore ...more
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The Velvet Touch Rosalind Russell, Claire Trevor, Sydney Greenstreet
The Velvet Touch is a 1948 American drama film noir directed by Jack Gage. The film features Rosalind Russell, Leon Ames, Leo Genn and Claire Trevor.
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James Stewart, Spencer Tracy, Sydney Greenstreet
Malaya is a 1949 war film starring Spencer Tracy and James Stewart and set in colonial Malaya during World War II. The movie was directed by Richard Thorpe. The supporting cast includes Lionel ...more
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Peter Lorre, George Raft, Sydney Greenstreet
Background to Danger is a 1943 World War II spy film starring George Raft and featuring Brenda Marshall, Sydney Greenstreet, and Peter Lorre. Based on the novel of the same title by Eric Ambler ...more
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Olivia de Havilland, Errol Flynn, Anthony Quinn
This film is a 1941 American western film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland. Written by Æneas MacKenzie and Wally Kline, the film is a highly ...more
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Humphrey Bogart, Sydney Greenstreet, Alexis Smith
Conflict is a 1945 black-and-white suspense film noir made by Warner Brothers. It was directed by Curtis Bernhardt, produced by William Jacobs with Jack L. Warner as executive producer from a ...more
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Eleanor Parker, Paul Henreid, John Garfield
Between Two Worlds is a 1944 film set during World War II, featuring John Garfield, Paul Henreid, Sydney Greenstreet, and Eleanor Parker. It is a remake of the 1930 film, Outward Bound, itself ...more
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Peter Lorre, Sydney Greenstreet, Ian Wolfe
The Verdict is a 1946 film noir mystery drama directed by Don Siegel and written by Peter Milne, based on Israel Zangwill's novel The Big Bow Mystery. It stars Sydney Greenstreet and Peter Lorre ...more
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Joan Crawford, Alice White, Sydney Greenstreet
Flamingo Road is a 1949 film noir directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Joan Crawford, Zachary Scott, Sydney Greenstreet and David Brian. The screenplay by Robert Wilder was based on a 1946 ...more
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Gig Young, Eleanor Parker, Sydney Greenstreet
The Woman in White is a 1948 drama film directed by Peter Godfrey and featuring Alexis Smith, Eleanor Parker, Sydney Greenstreet, and Gig Young. The screenplay is based on Wilkie Collins' novel ...more
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Peter Lorre, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Sydney Greenstreet
Three Strangers is a Warner Bros. film noir crime drama, starring Sydney Greenstreet, Geraldine Fitzgerald, and Peter Lorre, and featuring Joan Lorring and Alan Napier. It was directed by Jean ...more
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Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Deborah Kerr
The Hucksters is a 1947 MGM film directed by Jack Conway and starring Clark Gable that marked the debut of Deborah Kerr in an American film. The supporting cast includes Sydney Greenstreet, ...more
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Sydney Greenstreet, Martha Vickers, Louis Hayward
Ruthless is a 1948 drama film noir directed by Edgar G. Ulmer and starring Zachary Scott, Sydney Greenstreet and Louis Hayward.
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Peter Lorre, Sydney Greenstreet, Faye Emerson
The Mask of Dimitrios is a 1944 American film noir directed by Jean Negulesco and written by Frank Gruber, based on the 1939 novel of the same name written by Eric Ambler. Ambler is known as a ...more