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

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

Examples of films on this list: The Devil's Brigade, The Revengers and many more.

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Stalag 17 William Holden, Peter Graves, Otto Preminger

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Sunset Boulevard William Holden, Buster Keaton, Gloria Swanson

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The Bridge on the River Kwai Alec Guinness, William Holden, Jack Hawkins

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The Bridges at Toko-Ri Grace Kelly, Mickey Rooney, William Holden

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Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing William Holden, Jennifer Jones, James Hong

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Picnic Kim Novak, William Holden, Rosalind Russell

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The Wild Bunch William Holden, Ernest Borgnine, Robert Ryan

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Network Robert Duvall, Faye Dunaway, William Holden

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Sabrina Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, William Holden

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The Horse Soldiers John Wayne, William Holden, Althea Gibson

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The Country Girl Grace Kelly, Bing Crosby, William Holden

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Born Yesterday William Holden, Judy Holliday, Broderick Crawford

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The Devil's Brigade William Holden, Richard Dawson, Richard Jaeckel

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The Towering Inferno O. J. Simpson, Paul Newman, Faye Dunaway

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Executive Suite Barbara Stanwyck, William Holden, Shelley Winters

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Golden Boy Barbara Stanwyck, William Holden, Lee J. Cobb

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Alvarez Kelly William Holden, Richard Widmark, Scatman Crothers

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The Counterfeit Traitor William Holden, Klaus Kinski, Hugh Griffith

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Escape from Fort Bravo William Holden, Eleanor Parker, John Forsythe

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The World of Suzie Wong William Holden, Nancy Kwan, Michael Wilding

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Texas William Holden, Glenn Ford, Edgar Buchanan

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The Man from Colorado William Holden, Glenn Ford, Edgar Buchanan

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Union Station William Holden, Barry Fitzgerald, Jan Sterling

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Our Town William Holden, Thomas Mitchell, Fay Bainter

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The Earthling William Holden, Ricky Schroder, Jack Thompson

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The Moon Is Blue David Niven, William Holden, Hardy Krüger

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Paris When It Sizzles Audrey Hepburn, Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich

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Arizona William Holden, Jean Arthur, Edgar Buchanan

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The Key Sophia Loren, Michael Caine, William Holden

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Rachel and the Stranger Robert Mitchum, William Holden, Loretta Young

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Breezy Clint Eastwood, William Holden, Kay Lenz

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Casino Royale Woody Allen, Ursula Andress, Peter O'Toole

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Streets of Laredo William Holden, William Bendix, Macdonald Carey

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Apartment for Peggy William Holden, Jeanne Crain, Edmund Gwenn

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I Wanted Wings William Holden, Veronica Lake, Ray Milland

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S.O.B. Julie Andrews, William Holden, Rosanna Arquette

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Force of Arms William Holden, Nancy Olson

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The 7th Dawn William Holden, Susannah York, Capucine

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Satan Never Sleeps William Holden, Clifton Webb, France Nuyen

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Fedora William Holden, José Ferrer, Stephen Collins

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The Proud and Profane William Holden, Deborah Kerr, Marion Ross

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The Revengers William Holden, Ernest Borgnine, Susan Hayward

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Boots Malone William Holden, Harry Morgan

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Toward the Unknown William Holden, James Garner, Lloyd Nolan

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21 Hours at Munich William Holden, Franco Nero, Shirley Knight

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Castle Keep Burt Lancaster, Bruce Dern, Peter Falk

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Submarine Command William Holden, William Bendix, Don Taylor

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Miss Grant Takes Richmond Lucille Ball, William Holden

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The Dark Past William Holden, Lee J. Cobb, Nina Foch