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The Best Walter Pidgeon Movies  

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

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Walter Pidgeon worked with many famous directors, including big names like Fritz Lang and John Ford.

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Maureen O'Hara, Roddy McDowall, Walter Pidgeon
How Green Was My Valley is a 1941 drama film directed by John Ford. The film, based on the 1939 Richard Llewellyn novel, was produced by Darryl F. Zanuck and scripted by Philip Dunne. The film ...more
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Greer Garson, Teresa Wright, Walter Pidgeon
Mrs. Miniver is a 1942 American romantic war drama film directed by William Wyler, and starring Greer Garson and Walter Pidgeon. Based on the 1940 novel Mrs. Miniver by Jan Struther, the film ...more
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Frank Sinatra, Betty White, Henry Fonda
Advise & Consent is a 1962 American motion picture based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name by Allen Drury, published in 1959. The movie was adapted for the screen by ...more
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Kirk Douglas, Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon
The Bad and the Beautiful is a 1952 MGM melodramatic film that tells the story of a film producer who alienates all around him. It stars Lana Turner, Kirk Douglas, Walter Pidgeon, Dick Powell, ...more
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Elizabeth Taylor, Roger Moore, Eva Gabor
The Last Time I Saw Paris is a 1954 romantic drama made by MGM. It is loosely based on F. Scott Fitzgerald's short story "Babylon Revisited." It was directed by Richard Brooks, ...more
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Leslie Nielsen, Anne Francis, Walter Pidgeon
Forbidden Planet is a 1956 American science fiction film from MGM, produced by Nicholas Nayfack, directed by Fred M. Wilcox and starring Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen, Warren ...more
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Barbara Stanwyck, William Holden, Shelley Winters
Executive Suite is a 1954 MGM drama film depicting the internal struggle for control of a furniture manufacturing company after the unexpected death of the company's CEO. The film stars William ...more
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Clark Gable, Walter Pidgeon, Van Johnson
Command Decision is a 1948 war film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer starring Clark Gable, Walter Pidgeon, Van Johnson and Brian Donlevy and directed by Sam Wood, based on a stage play of the ...more
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Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, Walter Pidgeon
Too Hot to Handle is a 1938 film about a newsreel reporter, the woman he is attracted to, and his fierce competitor, played by Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, and Walter Pidgeon respectively. Many of ...more
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Greer Garson, Margaret O'Brien, Walter Pidgeon
Madame Curie is a 1943 biographical film made by MGM. The film was directed by Mervyn LeRoy and produced by Sidney Franklin from a screenplay by Paul Osborn, Paul H. Rameau, and Aldous Huxley, ...more
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Barbra Streisand, Omar Sharif, Anne Francis
Funny Girl is a 1968 romantic musical film directed by William Wyler. The screenplay by Isobel Lennart was adapted from her book for the stage musical of the same title. It is loosely based on ...more
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Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Peter Finch
The Miniver Story is a 1950 film sequel to the successful 1942 film Mrs. Miniver. Like its predecessor, it was made by MGM and starred Greer Garson in the title role, but it was filmed on ...more
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George Sanders, Roddy McDowall, Joan Bennett
Man Hunt is a 1941 American thriller film directed by Fritz Lang and starring Walter Pidgeon and Joan Bennett. It is based on the 1939 novel Rogue Male by Geoffrey Household and is set just ...more
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Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Felix Bressart
Blossoms in the Dust is a 1941 American Technicolor film which tells the true story of Edna Gladney who takes it upon herself to help orphaned children to find homes, despite the opposition of ...more
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John Wayne, Roy Rogers, Walter Pidgeon
Dark Command is a 1940 Western film starring Claire Trevor, John Wayne and Walter Pidgeon loosely based on Quantrill's Raiders during the American Civil War. Directed by Raoul Walsh from the ...more
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Janet Leigh, Errol Flynn, Greer Garson
That Forsyte Woman is a 1949 romance film starring Greer Garson, Errol Flynn, Walter Pidgeon, Robert Young and Janet Leigh. It is an adaptation of The Man of Property, the first novel in The ...more
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Barbara Eden, Joan Fontaine, Peter Lorre
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is an American science fiction film, produced and directed by Irwin Allen, released by 20th Century Fox in 1961. The story was written by Irwin Allen and Charles ...more
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James Coburn, Walter Pidgeon, Michael Sarrazin
Harry in Your Pocket is a 1973 film, written by James Buchanan and Ronald Austin and directed by Bruce Geller, starring James Coburn, Michael Sarrazin, Trish Van Devere and Walter Pidgeon. The ...more
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Ginger Rogers, Lana Turner, Keenan Wynn
Week-End at the Waldorf, an American comedy drama film directed by Robert Z. Leonard premiered in Los Angeles on 17 October 1945. The screenplay by Samuel and Bella Spewack is based on Guy ...more
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Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Peter Lawford
Mrs. Parkington is a 1944 drama film. It tells the story of a woman's life, told in flashbacks, from hotel maid to society matron. The movie was adapted by Polly James and Robert Thoeren from ...more
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Walter Pidgeon, Milburn Stone, Sterling Holloway
Nick Carter, Master Detective is a 1939 film written by Bertram Millhauser and directed by Jacques Tourneur.
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Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Donna Corcoran
Scandal at Scourie is an American drama Technicolor movie released in 1953 and starring Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon "above the title", and co-starring Donna Corcoran. Garson and ...more
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Walter Pidgeon, Edward Everett Horton, Frank McHugh
Kiss Me Again is a musical operetta film filmed entirely in Technicolor. It was originally released in the United States as Toast of the Legion late in 1930, but was quickly withdrawn when ...more
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Elizabeth Taylor, Sophia Loren, Deborah Kerr
Quo Vadis is a 1951 American epic film made by MGM in Technicolor. It was directed by Mervyn LeRoy and produced by Sam Zimbalist, from a screenplay by John Lee Mahin, S. N. Behrman and Sonya ...more
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Elizabeth Taylor, Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon
Julia Misbehaves is a 1948 American romantic comedy film, which stars Greer Garson and Walter Pidgeon as a married couple who are soon separated by his snobbish family. They meet again many ...more