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List of Carroll Baker Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Big Country (1958)
24
6
The Big Country
24
6

The Big Country is a Western drama film which revolves around James McKay, who visits the American West to be with Patricia, his fiancée. However, he finds himself caught up in the middle of two warring families.  

Role:
Patricia Terrill
Starring:
Directed By:
2. Giant (1956)
23
7
Giant
TV-G
23
7

Giant is a Western drama film, which tells the story of a Texas ranching family, as they are fighting to survive the changing times.  

Role:
Luz Benedict II
Directed By:
George Stevens
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer - Female
3. Baby Doll (1956)
20
3
Baby Doll
R
20
3

Baby Doll is a black comedy film which tells the story of Archie, a middle aged man who is married to a 19 year old girl named Baby Doll. He has been facing financial troubles and therefore Baby Doll threatens to leave him if he doesn’t do something to fix their problems. Things get worse as Silva, Archie’s competitor, has managed to take away Archie's business, due to his newer and modern cotton gin. In order to retaliate, Archie burns down his rival's gin one night.

Role:
Baby Doll Meighan
Starring:
Eli Wallach, Mildred Dunnock, Karl Malden, Lonny Chapman
Directed By:
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer - Female
5. The Game (1997)
15
3
The Game
R
15
3

The Game is a psychological thriller focusing on a lonely investment banker who is gifted a voucher for a unique game by his estranged brother that ends up wreaking havoc in his life. Starring Michael Douglas and Sean Penn as the two brothers, this film sees Douglas lose all his money in this game that becomes intrinsically connected to his real life.

Starring:
Michael Douglas, Sean Penn, Spike Jonze, Armin Mueller-Stahl, James Rebhorn, Deborah Kara Unger
Directed By:
6. Bridge to the Sun (1961)
17
3
Bridge to the Sun
17
3
Role:
Gwen Terasaki
Starring:
James Shigeta, Tetsurô Tanba, Yôko Takahashi, James Yagi
Directed By:
Etienne Périer
7. Something Wild (1961)
19
3
Something Wild
19
3

Mary Ann, a college student, is brutally raped by an unknown attacker. She returns home and attempts to resume her usual life but she is traumatized. When she fails to find peace, she tries to end her life. Mike, a garage mechanic, saves her and gives her shelter in his own basement house. But is he really trustworthy?

Role:
Mary Ann Robinson
Starring:
Diane Ladd, Jean Stapleton, Doris Roberts, Mildred Dunnock, Martin Kosleck, Ralph Meeker
Directed By:
Jack Garfein
9. Sylvia (1965)
14
2
Sylvia
14
2

A millionaire hires a private detective to learn the truth about his fiancée. Although the detective begins his investigation, he slowly starts falling in love with her.

Role:
Sylvia: West (Karoki, Kay, Carlyle)
Starring:
Majel Barrett, Ann Sothern, Peter Lawford, Joanne Dru, Viveca Lindfors
Directed By:
Gordon Douglas
10. Her Harem (1967)
11
2
Her Harem
11
2
Role:
Margherita
Starring:
Renato Salvatori, Michel Le Royer, Gastone Moschin, William Berger
Directed By:
Marco Ferreri
11. Star 80 (1983)
12
2
Star 80
R
12
2

Paul Snider is a small-time hustler, who stumbles upon a naïve but beautiful high school senior named Dorothy. He immediately falls for her, and he also feels that she can become a model for the Playboy magazine. Over time, his dreams come true, as Dorothy not only becomes his wife, but she also becomes the Playboy Playmate twice. She eventually decides to pursue an acting career, after which she attracts several rich and influential men. Paul begins to get more and more jealous as well as obsessive, and soon his mental state begins to decline.  

Role:
Dorothy's Mother
Starring:
Eric Roberts, Cliff Robertson, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Mariel Hemingway
Directed By:
12. The Carpetbaggers (1964)
16
2
The Carpetbaggers
16
2
Role:
Rina Marlowe Cord
Starring:
Alan Ladd, George Peppard, Robert Cummings, Paul Frees, Martha Hyer
Directed By:
Edward Dmytryk
13. Bad (1977)
14
3
Bad
X
14
3

Housewife Hazel Aiken runs an electrolysis parlor and hires female sociopaths to commit murders for clients. She also gets attention from Detective Hughes who wants her to give up an employee. When a planned hit fails because the murderer develops a conscience, Hazel is the one who ends up dead after insulting Hughes.  

Role:
Hazel Aiken
Starring:
Cyrinda Foxe, Matthew Anton, Cathy Roskam, Susan Tyrrell
Directed By:
Jed Johnson
14. Station Six-Sahara (1963)
17
3
Station Six-Sahara
17
3
Role:
Catherine
Starring:
Peter van Eyck, Denholm Elliott, Hansjörg Felmy, Ian Bannen
Directed By:
Seth Holt
15. Mister Moses (1965)
13
2
Mister Moses
13
2

Diamond-smuggler Joe Moses, thrown out for cheating a tribe, is found unconscious by another tribe which faces flood risk from a new dam. As villagers refuse to move to a new homeland, Rev. Anderson and daughter Julie, who nursed Moses to health, threaten to expose his smuggling unless he helps lead villagers to safety. Believing him to be second Moses, villagers agree to follow him.

Role:
Julie Anderson
Starring:
Robert Mitchum, Ian Bannen, Raymond St. Jacques, Alexander Knox
Directed By:
Ronald Neame
16. But Not for Me (1959)
12
6
But Not for Me
12
6

After thirty years of making plays, Broadway producer Russ Ward, decides to retire. However, on being given notice, Ellie, his secretary, declares that she is in love with him. This inspires him to write his latest play, starring Ellie herself. 

Role:
Ellie Brown / Borden
Starring:
Clark Gable, Lilli Palmer, Lee J. Cobb, Barry Coe
Directed By:
Walter Lang
17. The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
11
4
The Greatest Story Ever Told
11
4

The Greatest Story Ever Told is a historical drama film which revolves around the life and the teachings of Jesus of Nazareth, presented in two parts.  

Role:
Veronica
Starring:
Donald Pleasence, Sidney Poitier, Telly Savalas, David McCallum, Pat Boone, Martin Landau, Angela Lansbury
Directed By:
18. The Watcher in the Woods (1980)
11
2
The Watcher in the Woods
PG
11
2

An American family moves into a beautiful British country house. However, they soon begin to encounter paranormal appearances. Soon, their daughter begins to hear the voice of a young teen girl who had mysteriously disappeared decades ago.

Role:
Helen Curtis
Starring:
Bette Davis, David McCallum, Lynn-Holly Johnson, Kyle Richards
Directed By:
John Hough, Vincent McEveety
19. The Miracle (1959)
17
2
The Miracle
17
2

During the Napoleonic era, a young postulant in Spain falls for a handsome British soldier who is recovering with his comrades after being wounded. Before leaving, he asks her to leave the convent and marry him. But when she decides to leave, calamity follows.  

Role:
Teresa
Starring:
Roger Moore, Vittorio Gassman, Walter Slezak, Katina Paxinou
Directed By:
Gordon Douglas, Irving Rapper
20. Ironweed (1987)
13
2
Ironweed
R
13
2

Francis Phelan is a retired baseball player who had deserted his family decades ago after he had accidentally caused the death of his infant son, by dropping him to the ground. He visits his hometown after several years, and seeks out his lover Helen Archer, who is now working as a vocalist on the radio.

Role:
Annie Phelan
Starring:
Nathan Lane, Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep, Tom Waits, Diane Venora, Michael O'Keefe
Directed By:
Hector Babenco
21. A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
11
3
A Quiet Place to Kill
11
3
Role:
Helen
Starring:
Jean Sorel, Alberto Dalbés, Luis Dávila, Marina Coffa
Directed By:
Umberto Lenzi
22. Easy to Love (1953)
10
2
Easy to Love
10
2
Starring:
Tony Martin, Van Johnson, Esther Williams, John Bromfield,
Directed By:
Charles Walters
23. The Fourth Victim (1971)
10
2
The Fourth Victim
10
2
Role:
Julie Spencer / Lillian Martin
Starring:
Michael Craig, José Luis López Vázquez, Miranda Campa, Enzo Garinei
Directed By:
Eugenio Martín
24. Bait (1976)
10
2
Bait
10
2
Starring:
Raymond Pellegrin, Hans Christian Blech, Mathieu Carrière, Yves Beneyton
Directed By:
Peter Patzak
25. Paranoia (1969)
11
2
Paranoia
X
11
2
Role:
Kathryn West
Starring:
Lilla Brignone, Tino Carraro, Lou Castel, Colette Descombes
Directed By:
Umberto Lenzi
26. Knife of Ice (1972)
10
2
Knife of Ice
10
2
Role:
Martha Caldwell
Starring:
Eduardo Fajardo, Alan Scott, Ida Galli, Silvia Monelli
Directed By:
Umberto Lenzi
27. So Sweet... So Perverse (1969)
10
2
So Sweet... So Perverse
10
2
Role:
Nicole Perrier
Starring:
Jean-Louis Trintignant, Horst Frank, Helga Liné, Erika Blanc
Directed By:
Umberto Lenzi
28. The Sweet Body of Deborah (1968)
12
2
The Sweet Body of Deborah
R
12
2
Role:
Deborah
Starring:
Jean Sorel, Ida Galli, Luigi Pistilli, George Hilton
Directed By:
Romolo Guerrieri
29. The Devil Witch (1973)
12
2
The Devil Witch
12
2
Role:
Baba Yaga
Starring:
George Eastman, Ely Galleani, Isabelle De Funès, Daniela Balzaretti
Directed By:
Corrado Farina
30. Harlow (1965)
15
2
Harlow
15
2

A biographical film, based on the life of screen siren, Jean Harlow, this Paramount production opens with Harlow as a struggling extra and bit actress, pushed into the business by her a greedy stepfather and an oblivious mother. Mentored by Arthur Landau, she later rises to fame, only to meet a tragic end. 

Role:
Jean Harlow
Starring:
Leslie Nielsen, Angela Lansbury, Mike Connors, Peter Lawford
Directed By:
Gordon Douglas
31. Kindergarten Cop (1990)
11
2
Kindergarten Cop
PG-13
11
2

Massive brawny cop, John Kimble, is forced to pose as a kindergarten teacher to bring drug lord Cullen Crisp to justice. To do that he must convince Cullen’s ex-wife Joyce, who has been hiding as a teacher to cooperate. However, Kimble must first survive the unruly children and Cullen’s criminal mother Eleanor. 

Starring:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Angela Bassett, Linda Hunt, Odette Annable, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed, Richard Tyson
Directed By:
32. The Flower with the Deadly Sting (1973)
10
3
The Flower with the Deadly Sting
10
3
Role:
Evelyne Graffi
Starring:
Pilar Velázquez, Ivano Staccioli, Gianni Garko, Paola Senatore
Directed By:
Gianfranco Piccioli
33. Confessions of a Frustrated Housewife (1976)
10
2
Confessions of a Frustrated Housewife
10
2
Role:
Laura
Starring:
Gabriella Giorgelli, Luigi Pistilli, Adolfo Celi, Cesare Barro
Directed By:
Andrea Bianchi
34. At Last, at Last (1975)
9
2
At Last, at Last
R
9
2
Role:
Lucia (as Carrol Baker)
Starring:
Edwige Fenech, Ray Lovelock, Renzo Montagnani, Michele Gammino
Directed By:
Marino Girolami
35. The Body (1974)
9
2
The Body
R
9
2
Role:
Madeliene
Starring:
Enrico Maria Salerno, Leonard Mann, Zeudi Araya Cristaldi, Luigi Antonio Guerra
Directed By:
Luigi Scattini
36. The Private Lesson (1975)
9
2
The Private Lesson
9
2
Role:
Laurai / Piano Teacher
Starring:
Carlo Giuffrè, Rosalino Cellamare, Leonora Fani, Constantina Petkova
Directed By:
Vittorio De Sisti
37. Jack of Diamonds (1967)
10
2
Jack of Diamonds
10
2

Jeff Hill, a protégé of retired international burglar Ace of Diamonds, pulls off major diamond heists, earning nickname Jack of Diamonds. Though Ace advises him to quit while he is ahead, Jeff joins forces with Ace’s old associate Nicolai and his stepdaughter Olga for one last heist of Zaharoff diamonds from a Paris bank-vault. But a theft as immense as this can have its pitfalls.

Starring:
Zsa Zsa Gabor, Lilli Palmer, George Hamilton, Wolfgang Preiss, Maurice Evans
Directed By:
Don Taylor
38. Cyclone (1978)
8
2
Cyclone
PG-13
8
2
Role:
Sheila (as Carrol Baker)
Starring:
Lionel Stander, Arthur Kennedy, Hugo Stiglitz, Andrés García
Directed By:
René Cardona Jr.
39. As of Tomorrow (1976)
8
2
As of Tomorrow
8
2
Role:
Polly Pott
Starring:
Christine Kaufmann, Arthur Kennedy, Curd Jürgens, Angelo Infanti
Directed By:
Franz Antel
40. Captain Apache (1971)
8
2
Captain Apache
PG
8
2
Role:
Maude
Starring:
Lee Van Cleef, Elisa Montés, Stuart Whitman, Percy Herbert
Directed By:
Alexander Singer
41. The Secret Diary of Sigmund Freud (1984)
8
2
The Secret Diary of Sigmund Freud
PG
8
2

The Secret Diary of Sigmund Freud is a fictional account revolving around the early life of the famed psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud. Freud drops out of medical school and develops his own theories of psychoanalysis, and eventually he finds a patient on whom he can test his innovative ideas.

Role:
Mama Freud
Starring:
Klaus Kinski, Dick Shawn, Bud Cort, Marisa Berenson
Directed By:
Danford B. Greene
42. Bloodbath (1979)
8
2
Bloodbath
8
2

Chicken is a drug-addicted poet living in a small Spanish village, who is struggling to deal with his addiction and his hallucinations. Meanwhile, Treasure, an alcoholic actress is hoping that she will get a call from Hollywood for a comeback.

Role:
Treasure
Starring:
Richard Todd, Dennis Hopper, Faith Brook, Win Wells
Directed By:
Silvio Narizzano
43. The Devil with Seven Faces (1971)
8
2
The Devil with Seven Faces
8
2
Role:
Julie Harrison / Mary Harrison
Starring:
Stephen Boyd, George Hilton, Ivano Staccioli, Lucretia Love
Directed By:
Osvaldo Civirani
44. The World Is Full of Married Men (1979)
8
1
The World Is Full of Married Men
R
8
1

The World is Full of Married Men is a romantic drama film which tells the story of Linda Cooper, the wife of David Cooper, an ad executive, who spends time having adulterous affairs, despite the fact that he is married. Eventually, Linda manages to find out about his affairs, and therefore, she decides to get revenge by having an affair with a rock singer.  

Role:
Linda Cooper
Starring:
Paul Nicholas, Anthony Franciosa, Gareth Hunt, Sherrie Lee Cronn
Directed By:
Robert Young
45. Nowhere to Go (1998)
12
2
Nowhere to Go
12
2
Role:
Nana
Starring:
John Shea, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Tricia Vessey, Jacob Smith
Directed By:
John Caire
46. Native Son (1986)
10
2
Native Son
PG
10
2
Starring:
Ving Rhames, Elizabeth McGovern, Geraldine Page, Matt Dillon, Victor Love, Oprah Winfrey
Directed By:
Jerrold Freedman
47. Gipsy Angel (1990)
9
2
Gipsy Angel
9
2
Starring:
Vassili Karis, Leo Daniel, Sammy Luck, Danja Gazzara
Directed By:
Al Festa
48. In the Flesh (1995)
8
2
In the Flesh
8
2
Role:
Elaine Mitchelson
Starring:
Paul Winfield, Matt McCoy, Marco Leonardi, Nicolette Krebitz
Directed By:
Nikolai Müllerschön
49. Jackpot (1992)
8
3
Jackpot
8
3
Role:
Madame
Starring:
Adriano Celentano, Christopher Lee, Kate Vernon, Salvatore Cascio
Directed By:
Mario Orfini
50. Blonde Fist (1991)
7
1
Blonde Fist
7
1
Role:
Lovelle Summers
Starring:
Ken Hutchison, Margi Clarke, Julie Graham, Sharon Power
Directed By:
Frank Clarke

TV Movie(s)

1. Red Monarch (1983)
11
2
Red Monarch
11
2
Role:
Brown
Starring:
Colin Blakely, George A. Cooper, David Suchet, Virginia Balfour
Directed By:
Jack Gold
2. What Mad Pursuit? (1985)
11
2
What Mad Pursuit?
11
2
Role:
Louise Steinhauser
Starring:
Jane Carr, Imogen Bickford-Smith, Helen Blizard, Sarah Brackett
Directed By:
Tony Smith
3. Men Don't Tell (1993)
10
2
Men Don't Tell
10
2
Starring:
Peter Strauss, Noble Willingham, Judith Light, Stephen Lee
Directed By:
Harry Winer
4. Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil (1985)
10
2
Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil
10
2
Starring:
David Warner, Warren Clarke, John Shea, Lucy Gutteridge
Directed By:
Jim Goddard
5. Judgment Day: The John List Story (1993)
10
2
Judgment Day: The John List Story
10
2
Starring:
David Caruso, Robert Blake, Melinda Dillon, Beverly D'Angelo
Directed By:
Bobby Roth
6. Heart Full of Rain (1997)
10
2
Heart Full of Rain
10
2
Role:
Edith Pearl Dockett
Starring:
Kim Dickens, Richard Crenna, Ricky Schroder, Gabriel Mann
Directed By:
Roger Young
7. North Shore Fish (1997)
9
2
North Shore Fish
R
9
2
Role:
Arlyne
Starring:
Tony Danza, Peter Riegert, Israel Horovitz, Wendie Malick
Directed By:
Steve Zuckerman
8. Another Woman's Husband (2000)
9
2
Another Woman's Husband
9
2
Starring:
Sally Kirkland, Charlotte Rae, Lisa Rinna, Dale Midkiff
Directed By:
Noel Nosseck
9. Skeletons (1997)
8
2
Skeletons
R
8
2
Starring:
Christopher Plummer, James Coburn, Ron Silver, Dee Wallace
Directed By:
David DeCoteau
10. Rag and Bone (1998)
8
3
Rag and Bone
8
3
Role:
Sister Marie, Tony's Aunt
Starring:
Dean Cain, Stan Shaw, Robert Patrick, Alexondra Lee
Directed By:
James D. Parriott
11. On Fire (1987)
8
2
On Fire
8
2
Role:
Maureen
Starring:
John Forsythe, Michael Bowen, Louisa Abernathy, Jill Andre
Directed By:
Robert Greenwald
12. Dalva (1996)
7
1
Dalva
7
1
Role:
Naomi
Starring:
Farrah Fawcett, Rod Steiger, Peter Coyote, Jesse Borrego
Directed By:
Ken Cameron
13. A Kiss to Die For (1993)
7
1
A Kiss to Die For
7
1
Role:
Mrs. Graham
Starring:
Mimi Rogers, Tim Matheson, William Forsythe, Carlos Gómez
Directed By:
Leon Ichaso
14. Witness Run (1996)
7
1
Witness Run
7
1
Starring:
Anita Ekberg, Marina Suma, Ethan Wayne, Victoria Zinny
Directed By:
Beppe Cino

TV Shows and Videos

Armchair Theatre (1956)
Armchair Theatre
Starring:
Jane Birkin, Michael Crawford, Tim Curry, Britt Ekland, Judi Dench, Derek Jacobi, Shelley Winters
Directed By:
Philip Saville, Charles Jarrott, Guy Verney, Ted Kotcheff, Dennis Vance
Thriller (1973)
Thriller
Starring:
Brian Blessed, Barbara Feldon, Tom Conti, Jeremy Brett, Diane Cilento, Helen Mirren, George Chakiris
W. Somerset Maugham (1969)
W. Somerset Maugham
Starring:
Joss Ackland, Marianne Faithfull, Rossano Brazzi, Eileen Atkins
Danger (1950)
Danger
Starring:
Lorne Greene, Paul Newman, Eva Gabor, Jack Palance, Jack Lemmon, Lee Grant, Inger Stevens
Directed By:
Sidney Lumet, John Frankenheimer, Yul Brynner, John Peyser, Ted Post
Studio One (1948)
Studio One
Starring:
Jerry Stiller, Charles Bronson, Anne Bancroft, Warren Beatty, William Shatner, Grace Kelly, Natalie Wood
Directed By:
Paul Nickell, Franklin J. Schaffner, Tom Donovan, Allen Reisner, Robert Mulligan
South of Sunset (1993)
South of Sunset
Starring:
Season Hubley, Glenn Frey, John Diehl, Aries Spears
Tales from the Crypt (1989)
Tales from the Crypt
Starring:
Richard Lewis, John Stamos, Kelly Preston, Bob Hoskins, Meat Loaf, Patricia Arquette, Malcolm McDowell
Directed By:
Russell Mulcahy, Elliot Silverstein, Robert Zemeckis, Richard Donner, Tom Holland
Grand (1990)
Grand
Starring:
Bonnie Hunt, Debra Jo Rupp, John Goodman, Britt Ekland, Joel Murray, John Neville, John Randolph
Directed By:
Peter H. Hunt, Art Wolff
The Web (1950)
The Web
Starring:
George Reeves, Joanne Woodward, Jack Lord, Eva Marie Saint, Ray Walston, Cloris Leachman, Audra Lindley
Directed By:
Herbert Hirschman, Franklin Heller
P.S.I. Luv U (1991)
P.S.I. Luv U
Starring:
Marla Maples, Patrick Macnee, Earl Holliman, Greg Evigan
The Wide World of Mystery (1973)
The Wide World of Mystery
Starring:
Laurence Luckinbill, Martin Sheen, Margot Kidder, Leif Garrett, Teresa Wright, Keenan Wynn, Susan Sarandon
Directed By:
Burt Brinckerhoff, Lela Swift, Herbert Kenwith, Glenn Jordan, Gloria Monty
Davis Rules (1991)
Davis Rules
Starring:
Rider Strong, Randy Quaid, Giovanni Ribisi, Carla Gugino, Bryan Cranston, Debra Jo Rupp, Bonnie Hunt
Directed By:
Ellen Gittelsohn, James Widdoes, John Bowab
Roswell (1999)
Roswell
TV-14
Starring:
Joe Pantoliano, Daryl Sabara, Tom Kenny, Missi Pyle, Julie Benz, Katherine Heigl, Shiri Appleby
Directed By:
Bruce Seth Green, David Nutter, David Semel, James Whitmore Jr., James A. Contner
Murder, She Wrote (1984)
Murder, She Wrote
Starring:
Len Cariou, Adrienne Barbeau, Florence Henderson, Janet Leigh, Alan Thicke, Jonathan Brandis, Jeffrey Tambor
Directed By:
Anthony Pullen Shaw, Walter Grauman, Vincent McEveety, Seymour Robbie, Jerry Jameson
L.A. Law (1986)
L.A. Law
Starring:
Veronica Cartwright, James Thomas Patrick Walsh, Kathy Bates, Carrie-Anne Moss, Christian Slater, William H. Macy, David Schwimmer
Directed By:
Win Phelps, Elodie Keene, Tom Moore, Rick Wallace, Mark Tinker
Chicago Hope (1994)
Chicago Hope
Starring:
Jon Favreau, Eric Stoltz, John Ritter, Jena Malone, Hilary Duff, Isabella Rossellini, Jeremy Piven
Directed By:
Bill D'Elia, Lou Antonio, Michael Dinner, Stephen Cragg, Rob Corn
The Lyon's Den (2003)
The Lyon's Den
Starring:
Kyle Chandler, Maggie Grace, Josh Holloway, Rob Lowe, Cliff Robertson, Elizabeth Mitchell, Paula Newsome
Directed By:
Daniel Sackheim, Vincent Misiano, Rod Holcomb, Jack Bender, Elodie Keene
Just Your Luck (1996)
Just Your Luck
R
Role:
Momie
Starring:
Vince Vaughn, Alanna Ubach, Jon Favreau, Sean Patrick Flanery, Virginia Madsen
Directed By:
Gary Auerbach

Carroll Baker Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Baby Doll Most Promising Newcomer - Female 1957
Giant Most Promising Newcomer - Female 1957