List of the best Van Johnson movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Van Johnson'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 Van Johnson movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Van Johnson movies will be at the top of the list. Van Johnson has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Van Johnson movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Van Johnson films to end the squabble once and for all.
If you think the best Van Johnson role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Van Johnson performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.
Items include everything from Too Young to Kiss to In the Good Old Summertime."This list answers the questions, "What are the best Van Johnson movies?" and "What are the greatest Van Johnson roles of all time?"
4Humphrey Bogart, Lee Marvin
Directed by: Edward DmytrykThe Caine Mutiny is a 1954 American drama film set during World War II, directed by Edward... more
6Ricardo Montalbán, James Arness
Directed by: William A. WellmanBattleground is a 1949 American war film that follows a company in the 327th Glider Infantry... more
3Robert Mitchum, Spencer Tracy
Directed by: Mervyn LeRoyThirty Seconds Over Tokyo is a 1944 American war film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It is... more
4Liza Minnelli, Judy Garland
Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard, Buster KeatonIn the Good Old Summertime is a 1949 Technicolor musical film directed by Robert Z. Leonard.... more
7Jane Wyman, Alan King
Directed by: Rudolph MatéMiracle in the Rain is a 1956 film directed by Rudolph Maté.
4Elizabeth Taylor, Roger Moore
Directed by: Richard BrooksThe Last Time I Saw Paris is a 1954 romantic drama made by MGM. It is loosely based on F.... more
5Esther Williams, Van Johnson
Directed by: Richard ThorpeThrill of a Romance was an American romance film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1945,... more
7Gene Kelly, Cyd Charisse
Directed by: Vincente MinnelliBrigadoon is a 1954 MGM musical feature film made in CinemaScope and Ansco Color based on the... more
2Spencer Tracy, Irene Dunne
Directed by: Victor FlemingA Guy Named Joe is a 1943 film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, directed by Victor Fleming,... more
4Vera Miles, Van Johnson
Directed by: Henry Hathaway23 Paces to Baker Street is a 1956 American drama film released by 20th Century Fox. It stars... more
3Loretta Young, Debra Paget
Directed by: Lloyd BaconMother Is a Freshman is a 1949 comedy motion picture directed by Lloyd Bacon and starring... more
3Van Johnson, Dorothy McGuire
Directed by: Gottfried ReinhardtInvitation is a 1952 melodrama starring Van Johnson and Dorothy McGuire as a happily married... more
2Janet Leigh, Van Johnson
Directed by: Roy RowlandThe Romance of Rosy Ridge is a 1947 drama film about a rural community still bitterly divided... more
3Elizabeth Taylor, Van Johnson
Directed by: Norman KrasnaThe Big Hangover is a 1950 film directed by Norman Krasna.
6Lucille Ball, Fidel Castro
Directed by: Buster Keaton, Edward Buzzell, Edward SedgwickEasy to Wed is a 1946 film directed by Edward Sedgwick, Buster Keaton, and Edward Buzzell.
2Keenan Wynn, Walter Pidgeon
Directed by: Andrew MartonMen of the Fighting Lady is a 1954 Korean War drama film starring Van Johnson, Walter Pidgeon,... more
2Clark Gable, Walter Pidgeon
Directed by: Sam WoodCommand Decision is a 1948 war film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer starring Clark Gable,... more
3Gig Young, June Allyson
Directed by: Robert Z. LeonardToo Young to Kiss is a 1951 American romantic comedy film directed by Robert Z. Leonard and... more
2Van Johnson, Don Haggerty
Directed by: Robert PiroshGo for Broke! is a 1951 war film directed by Robert Pirosh, produced by Dore Schary and... more
3Sean Connery, Herbert Lom
Directed by: Terence YoungAction of the Tiger is a 1957 British-American CinemaScope action film distributed by MGM,... more
0Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland
Directed by: Vincente Minnelli, Richard WhorfTill The Clouds Roll By is a 1946 American musical film made by MGM. The film is a... more
3Ginger Rogers, Lana Turner
Directed by: Robert Z. LeonardWeek-End at the Waldorf, an American comedy drama film directed by Robert Z. Leonard premiered... more
3Janet Leigh, Shelley Winters
Directed by: John RichWives and Lovers is a 1963 comedy film directed by John Rich.
4Lucille Ball, Henry Fonda
Directed by: Melville ShavelsonYours, Mine and Ours is a 1968 film, directed by Melville Shavelson and starring Lucille Ball,... more
3Esther Williams, Red Skelton
Directed by: Robert Z. LeonardDuchess of Idaho is a musical romantic comedy produced in 1950 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.... more