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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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List features films like The Secret Heart, Rascal.

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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, 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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Hattie McDaniel Saratoga is a 1937 American romantic comedy film written by Anita Loos and directed by Jack Conway. The movie stars Clark Gable and Jean Harlow in their sixth and final film collaboration, and ...more

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Angela Lansbury, Janet Leigh, Ethel Barrymore The Red Danube is a 1949 American drama film directed by George Sidney and starring Walter Pidgeon. The film was based on the 1947 novel Vespers in Vienna by Bruce Marshall.

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Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr, Walter Pidgeon Dream Wife is a 1953 romantic comedy film starring Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed by Sidney Sheldon and produced by Dore Schary, from a screenplay by ...more

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Walter Pidgeon, Émile Genest, Janette Bertrand Big Red is a 1962 American family-oriented adventure film from Walt Disney Productions. Based on a 1945 novel by American author Jim Kjelgaard and adapted to the screen by American screenwriter ...more

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Walter Pidgeon, Gloria Stuart, Frank Morgan The Kiss Before the Mirror is a suspense film directed by James Whale, starring Nancy Carroll, Frank Morgan, Gloria Stuart, and Walter Pidgeon, and released by Universal Pictures.

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Esther Williams, Walter Pidgeon, Victor Mature Million Dollar Mermaid is a 1952 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer biographical musical film of the life of Australian swimming star Annette Kellerman. It was directed by Mervyn LeRoy and produced by Arthur ...more

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Charlton Heston, Susan Dey, James Brolin Skyjacked is a 1972 disaster film, directed by John Guillermin. The film stars Charlton Heston, James Brolin, and Yvette Mimieux, along with an all-star cast primarily playing the roles of ...more

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Walter Pidgeon, David Tomlinson, Robert Beatty Calling Bulldog Drummond is a 1951 British crime film directed by Victor Saville and featuring Walter Pidgeon, Margaret Leighton, Robert Beatty, David Tomlinson, and Bernard Lee. It featured the ...more

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Bela Lugosi, Walter Pidgeon, Louise Fazenda Viennese Nights is an American all-talking pre-code musical operetta film photographed entirely in Technicolor and released by Warner Brothers. Viennese Nights was the first original operetta ...more

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Myrna Loy, Walter Pidgeon, Ford Sterling Bride of the Regiment is an American musical film directed by John Francis Dillon filmed entirely in Technicolor. The screenplay by Ray Harris and Humphrey Pearson is based on the book of the ...more

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Claudette Colbert, June Allyson, Walter Pidgeon The Secret Heart is a 1946 film directed by Robert Z. Leonard, and starring Claudette Colbert, Walter Pidgeon and June Allyson.

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James Stewart, Gary Cooper, Hattie McDaniel The Shopworn Angel is a 1938 American drama film directed by H. C. Potter and starring James Stewart, Margaret Sullavan, and Walter Pidgeon. The MGM release featured the second screen pairing of ...more

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Walter Pidgeon, Joe E. Brown, Frank McHugh Going Wild is a Warner Brothers comedy film, based on the 1910 play "The Aviator" by James Montgomery and directed by William A. Seiter. The film stars a bevy of musical stars in ...more

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Hedy Lamarr, Walter Pidgeon White Cargo is a film starring Hedy Lamarr and Walter Pidgeon and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It is based on the 1923 London and Broadway hit play by Leon Gordon, which was in turn adapted ...more

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Judy Garland, Mary Astor, Walter Pidgeon Listen, Darling is a 1938 musical comedy film starring Judy Garland, Freddie Bartholomew, Mary Astor, and Walter Pidgeon.

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Walter Pidgeon, Ernest Torrence, Flora Finch Sweet Kitty Bellairs is a 1930 American musical comedy film directed by Alfred E. Green. The film is based on the 1900 novel, The Bath Comedy by Agnes and Egerton Castle. Shot entirely in ...more

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Walter Pidgeon, Chill Wills, Tom Conway Sky Murder is a 1940 mystery, comedy and drama film written by William R. Lipman and directed by George B. Seitz.

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Robert Taylor, Red Skelton, Walter Pidgeon Flight Command is a 1940 American film about a cocky U.S. Navy pilot who has problems with his new squadron and falls for the wife of his commander. It stars Robert Taylor, Ruth Hussey and ...more

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David Niven, Stewart Granger, Walter Pidgeon Soldiers Three is a 1951 film written Rudyard Kipling, Malcolm Stuart Boylan, Tom Reed, and Marguerite Roberts and directed by Tay Garnett.

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Walter Pidgeon, Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy The Girl of the Golden West is a 1938 musical western film. It was adapted from the play of the same name by David Belasco, better known for providing the plot of the opera La fanciulla del West ...more

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Gene Kelly, José Ferrer, Cyd Charisse Deep in My Heart is a 1954 MGM biographical musical film about the life of operetta composer Sigmund Romberg, who wrote the music for The Student Prince, The Desert Song, and The New Moon, among ...more

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Walter Pidgeon, Tully Marshall, Fred Kelsey The Gorilla is a 1927 American silent horror film directed by Alfred Santell based on the play The Gorilla by Ralph Spence. The film stars Charles Murray, Fred Kelsey, and Walter Pidgeon. The ...more

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Her Private Life is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Walter Pidgeon Movies
Her Private Life Walter Pidgeon, Billie Dove, Holmes Herbert Her Private Life is a lost 1929 American drama film directed by Alexander Korda and starring Billie Dove, Walter Pidgeon and Holmes Herbert. Its plot concerns an English aristocrat who causes a ...more

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Keenan Wynn, Walter Pidgeon, Van Johnson Men of the Fighting Lady is a 1954 Korean War drama film starring Van Johnson, Walter Pidgeon, Keenan Wynn, and directed by Andrew Marton. The screenplay was written by U.S. Navy Commander Harry ...more

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Myrna Loy, Rosalind Russell, Walter Pidgeon Man-Proof is a 1938 romantic comedy film directed by Richard Thorpe. The film is based on the 1937 novel The Four Marys written by Fannie Heaslip Lea.