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List of Celeste Holm Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. All About Eve (1950)
103
23
All About Eve
TV-PG
103
23

The plot of the movie, which is based on Mary Orr’s 1946 short story The Wisdom of Eve, follows Eve Harrington who meets her idol, Margo Channing, and is eventually taken into latter’s household. What Margo, a successful theatre actress, does not know is that Eve plans to use her and everyone around her to boost her own career and attain super stardom.

As:
Cast
Role:
Karen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bette Davis, Marilyn Monroe, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Gary Merrill
2. Cinderella (1965)
10
3
Cinderella
G
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Fairy Godmother
Director:
Charles S. Dubin
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Lesley Ann Warren, Ginger Rogers, Walter Pidgeon, Jo Van Fleet
3. A Letter to Three Wives (1949)
15
4
A Letter to Three Wives
15
4

A seductress living in a small town writes a letter to her three best friends notifying that she is going to run off with one of their husbands. However, she doesn’t inform them which one, which makes things more complicated.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Jeanne Crain, Ann Sothern, Carl Switzer, Kirk Douglas, Linda Darnell, Paul Douglas
5. The Snake Pit (1948)
13
4
The Snake Pit
13
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Grace
Director:
Anatole Litvak
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Olivia de Havilland, Leo Genn, Mark Stevens, Glenn Langan
6. Champagne for Caesar (1950)
8
3
Champagne for Caesar
8
3

Genius Beauregard Bottomley is rejected in a job interview by Burnbridge Waters, the owner of Milady Soap. Beauregard plans his revenge by entering the game show, Masquerade for Money, sponsored by Milady Soap and winning until the company goes bankrupt. Things get complicated when Waters hires Flame O'Neal to find Bottomley’s weakness. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Flame O'Neil
Director:
Richard Whorf
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Mel Blanc, Vincent Price, Art Linkletter, Ronald Colman, Barbara Britton
7. Come to the Stable (1949)
8
3
Come to the Stable
8
3

Sister Margaret and Sister Scholastica come to the small New England town of Bethlehem to build a children’s hospital. They want to fulfill a promise they made to God. But they not only meet opposition from local composer Bob Masen, arranging the required funds proves to be an even bigger challenge. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sister Scholastica
Director:
Henry Koster
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Loretta Young, Elsa Lanchester, Hugh Marlowe, Thomas Gomez
8. Gentleman's Agreement (1947)
17
7
Gentleman's Agreement
17
7

Philip Green is a widowed journalist who has just moved to New York City with his son and his mother. When a magazine publisher asks him to write an article on antisemitism, he doesn’t show much interest initially, but soon, he gets inspired to adopt a Jewish identity, so that he can write about his first-hand experiences.

As:
Cast
Role:
Anne Dettrey
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress
9. Road House (1948)
9
3
Road House
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Susie Smith
Director:
Jean Negulesco
Genres:
Film-Noir, Drama, Romance, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Richard Widmark, Ida Lupino, Cornel Wilde, O.Z. Whitehead
10. Jessie (1984)
7
3
Jessie
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Molly Hayden
Director:
Richard Michaels
Star Cast:
Jonathan Banks, Tony Lo Bianco, William Lucking, Lindsay Wagner
11. The Underground Man (1974)
7
3
The Underground Man
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Beatrice Broadhurst
Director:
Paul Wendkos
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Peter Graves, Jack Klugman, Judith Anderson, Jim Hutton
12. High Society (1956)
16
7
High Society
16
7

A musical remake of the 1940 film The Philadelphia Story, which itself was based on a play of the same name, this film tells the story of a famed jazz musician, who attempts to regain the affection of his ex-wife, after she decides to get married to another man.

As:
Cast
Role:
Liz Imbrie
Director:
Charles Walters
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
13. The Love Boat II (1977)
6
3
The Love Boat II
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Eva McFarland
Director:
Hy Averback
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bert Convy, Robert Reed, Hope Lange, Ken Berry
14. Meet Me in St. Louis (1966)
6
3
Meet Me in St. Louis
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Smith
Director:
Alan D. Courtney, Jeffrey Hayden
Genres:
Family, Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Wesley Addy, Shelley Fabares, Reta Shaw, Larry Merrill
15. Everybody Does It (1949)
6
3
Everybody Does It
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Doris Blair Borland
Director:
Edmund Goulding
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Douglas, Millard Mitchell, Charles Coburn, Linda Darnell,
16. Chicken Every Sunday (1949)
6
3
Chicken Every Sunday
6
3

After her husband goes bankrupt, Emily starts renting the rooms of her house to people, in order to support her family, but slowly it becomes a hotel. Things turn difficult for her, when the bank decides to send her a notice of foreclosure.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Emily Hefferan
Director:
George Seaton
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alan Young, William Frawley, Natalie Wood, Dan Dailey, Colleen Townsend
17. Still Breathing (1997)
7
4
Still Breathing
PG-13
7
4
As:
Cast
Director:
James F. Robinson
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Star Cast:
Brendan Fraser, Chao Li Chi, Joanna Going, Lou Rawls
18. Three Little Girls in Blue (1946)
6
3
Three Little Girls in Blue
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Miriam Harrington
Director:
H. Bruce Humberstone, John Brahm
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
John Russell, George Montgomery, Vivian Blaine, June Haver, Vera-Ellen
19. The Tender Trap (1955)
7
4
The Tender Trap
7
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Sylvia Crewes
Director:
Charles Walters
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Debbie Reynolds, Carolyn Jones, Frank Sinatra, David Wayne, Jarma Lewis
20. Tom Sawyer (1973)
7
4
Tom Sawyer
G
7
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Aunt Polly
Director:
Don Taylor
Genres:
Musical, Adventure, Family
Star Cast:
Jodie Foster, Warren Oates, Johnny Whitaker, Jeff East
21. 3 Men and a Baby (1987)
34
21
3 Men and a Baby
PG
34
21

Jack, Peter and Michael, three friends who live in an apartment, spend most of their time having flings with different women. However, their life takes an interesting and hilarious turn, when a mysterious baby appears at their doorstep. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Tom Selleck, Ted Danson, Nancy Travis, Margaret Colin, Steve Guttenberg
22. The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977)
5
4
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover
PG
5
4

The film is dramatization of Edgar Hoover’s long career at the FBI. He was instumental in founding the FBI in 1935, and was its head till his death in 1972. He served under 8 US Presidents, and busts many a scandals. As his private files became public after his death, it lead to scandalous revelation of how he used the information, allegedly to blackmail people to maintain his position at bureau.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Florence Hollister
Director:
Larry Cohen
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Tanya Roberts, Broderick Crawford, Michael Parks, José Ferrer, Rip Torn
23. Carnival in Costa Rica (1947)
5
3
Carnival in Costa Rica
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Celeste
Director:
Gregory Ratoff
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Cesar Romero, Anne Revere, Dick Haymes, Vera-Ellen,
24. Bachelor Flat (1961)
5
4
Bachelor Flat
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Helen Bushmill
Director:
Frank Tashlin
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Beymer, Tuesday Weld, Terry-Thomas, Francesca Bellini
25. Death Cruise (1974)
5
3
Death Cruise
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth Mason
Director:
Ralph Senensky
Genres:
Mystery
Star Cast:
Tom Bosley, Richard Long, Polly Bergen, Kate Jackson
26. Midnight Lace (1981)
4
3
Midnight Lace
4
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Sylvia Randall
Director:
Ivan Nagy
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Carolyn Jones, Gary Frank, Robin Clarke, Mary Crosby
27. This Girl for Hire (1983)
4
3
This Girl for Hire
4
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Zandra Stoneham
Director:
Jerry Jameson
Genres:
Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ray Walston, Hermione Baddeley, Scott Brady, Cliff De Young
28. Doctor, You've Got to Be Kidding! (1967)
4
4
Doctor, You've Got to Be Kidding!
4
4

Although she is content with being an office secretary, Heather’s ambitious mother Louise, tries to push her daughter into a stage career. She eventually pursues a singing career and starts gaining popularity, but her boss and lover Harlan, who is quite self-centered, resents this. Things turn even more complicated when Heather gets pregnant. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Louise Halloran
Director:
Peter Tewksbury
Genres:
Music, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Sandra Dee, Nichelle Nichols, Dwayne Hickman, George Hamilton, Bill Bixby
29. Bittersweet Love (1976)
3
3
Bittersweet Love
PG
3
3

Bittersweet Love is a romantic drama film which tells the story of a young married couple who are expecting a baby, but they suddenly discover that they are related as half-siblings. The woman visits her doctor to check if she can obtain an abortion, but eventually decides not to do it. However, her mother requests her to consider ending the pregnancy, or at least give up the baby for adoption.

As:
Cast
Role:
Marian Lewis
Director:
David Miller
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Lana Turner, Meredith Baxter, Robert Alda, Robert Lansing, Scott Hylands
30. The Yeoman of the Guard (1957)
9
2
The Yeoman of the Guard
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
George Schaefer
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Norman Barrs, Henry Calvin, Alfred Drake, Barbara Cook
31. Home of the Brave (1996)
8
3
Home of the Brave
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Hattie Greene
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ossie Davis, Gerald McRaney, Austin O'Brien, Eddie Karr
32. Polly: Comin' Home! (1990)
8
3
Polly: Comin' Home!
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Debbie Allen
Genres:
Family, Musical
Star Cast:
Anthony Newley, Dorian Harewood, Phylicia Rashad, Keshia Knight Pulliam
33. Driving Me Crazy (2012)
6
3
Driving Me Crazy
6
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Marshall
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Mickey Rooney, Joseph Bologna, Renée Taylor, Maxine Bahns, Dick Cavett
34. College Debts (2015)
5
3
College Debts
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Grandma GG
Director:
Aaron Warr, Joshua Zilm
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Janet Carroll, Suzy Brack, Derek North, Richard Pryor Jr.
35. Murder by the Book (1987)
4
4
Murder by the Book
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Claire
Director:
Mel Damski
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Fred Gwynne, Robert Hays, Christopher Murney, Catherine Mary Stewart
36. Alchemy (2005)
4
4
Alchemy
PG-13
4
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Evan Oppenheimer
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Cavanagh, Sarah Chalke, Ajay Naidu, Illeana Douglas
37. Once You Meet a Stranger (1996)
3
4
Once You Meet a Stranger
3
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Tommy Lee Wallace
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Jacqueline Bisset, Theresa Russell, Nick Mancuso, Art Bonilla

TV Shows

Your Jeweler's Showcase
9
2
Your Jeweler's Showcase
9
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sheldon Leonard, Steve Brodie, Barbara Whiting, Jack Kruschen
Nora's Christmas Gift (1989)
8
2
Nora's Christmas Gift
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nora Richards
Director:
Michael McLean
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Wilson, Nancy Borgenicht, David Jensen, Jay Bernard
Christine Cromwell
7
2
Christine Cromwell
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Samantha Cromwell (4 episodes, 1989-1990)
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dean Cain, James Cromwell, Mel Ferrer, Ralph Bellamy, Theodore Bikel
Nancy
7
2
Nancy
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Abigail 'Abby' Townsend / ... (17 episodes, 1970-1971)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Farrah Fawcett, Robert F. Simon, Renne Jarrett, John Fink
The Delphi Bureau
7
2
The Delphi Bureau
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sybil Van Loween (1 episode, 1972)
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Bert Convy, Bob Crane, Laurence Luckinbill, Dean Jagger, Cameron Mitchell, Kevin Hagen
Jessie
7
2
Jessie
7
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Corey Allen, Joel Oliansky, Don Medford, Kerry Feltham
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bruce Greenwood, Jonathan Banks, Kate Mulgrew, Lindsay Wagner, Tony Lo Bianco, J.D. Hinton
Sneak Preview
5
3
Sneak Preview
5
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Ted Post, Erle C. Kenton, Roy Kellino, Bob Finkel
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Carradine, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Whit Bissell, Brian Aherne, Robert Arthur
The Beat
5
3
The Beat
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Frances Robinson (13 episodes, 2000)
Director:
Adam Bernstein, Leslie Libman, Whitney Ransick, Barry Levinson, Clark Johnson
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Richard Belzer, Mark Ruffalo, Lee Tergesen, Derek Cecil, Jeffrey Donovan

Narrator/Dubbing

A Letter to Three Wives (1949)
12
3
A Letter to Three Wives
12
3

A seductress living in a small town writes a letter to her three best friends notifying that she is going to run off with one of their husbands. However, she doesn’t inform them which one, which makes things more complicated.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Addie Ross (voice) (uncredited)
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Jeanne Crain, Ann Sothern, Carl Switzer, Kirk Douglas, Linda Darnell, Paul Douglas

Celeste Holm Awards

Academy Awards
Gentleman's Agreement Best Actress in a Supporting Role 1948
Golden Globe Awards
Gentleman's Agreement Best Supporting Actress 1948