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List of Gene Tierney Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Laura (1944)
25
2
Laura
25
2

A police detective in Manhattan is investigating the murder of a woman in her fashionable apartment. As the detective becomes more and more involved with the case, he also finds himself in love with the dead woman.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Hunt
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
Star Cast:
Vincent Price, Dana Andrews, Judith Anderson, Clifton Webb
2. The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947)
29
2
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir
29
2

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir is a fantasy drama film which tells the story of Mrs. Lucy Muir, a widow, who moves to a village near the seaside, despite the disapproval of her in-laws. She rents a house which has a reputation of being haunted by the spirit of a seaman. However, it soon seems that not only the rumors about the ghost are true, but the ghost is quite harmless.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Lucy Muir
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Natalie Wood, Rex Harrison, George Sanders, Anna Lee, Edna Best
3. Leave Her to Heaven (1945)
28
3
Leave Her to Heaven
TV-14
28
3

Novelist Richard Harland meets Ellen Berent, a beautiful socialite from Boston, and they soon get attracted to each other. Soon, they get married, but Ellen seems to be quite over-possessive of her husband, and forbids everyone from getting close to him. Her possessive nature soon begins to make her mentally deranged.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ellen Berent Harland
Director:
John M. Stahl
Genres:
Film-Noir, Romance, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jeanne Crain, Vincent Price, Mary Philips, Cornel Wilde
4. Night and the City (1950)
20
3
Night and the City
20
3

Con man Harry Fabian aspires to become a major fight promoter who rules the neighbourhood. However, when an aging Greek wrestler whom Fabian was promoting dies, all he earns is a one-way ticket to trouble. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Bristol
Director:
Jules Dassin
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Film-Noir, Sport
Star Cast:
Richard Widmark, Francis L. Sullivan, Herbert Lom, Hugh Marlowe, Googie Withers
5. Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950)
23
2
Where the Sidewalk Ends
23
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Morgan Taylor
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Film-Noir, Crime
Star Cast:
Dana Andrews, Tom Tully, Gary Merrill, Bert Freed
7. The Razor's Edge (1946)
22
3
The Razor's Edge
22
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Isabel Bradley
Director:
Edmund Goulding
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Anne Baxter, Elsa Lanchester, Clifton Webb, Tyrone Power, John Payne
8. Heaven Can Wait (1943)
18
2
Heaven Can Wait
18
2

Heaven Can Wait is a romantic comedy drama fantasy film which tells the story of Henry Van Cleve, who presents himself at the gates to the underworld, after his death. However, in order to be allowed entry into hell, he has to prove his worthiness to the devil.

As:
Cast
Role:
Martha Strabel Van Cleve
Director:
Ernst Lubitsch
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Don Ameche, Charles Coburn, Laird Cregar, Marjorie Main
9. The Mating Season (1951)
18
2
The Mating Season
18
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maggie Carleton
Director:
Mitchell Leisen
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Miriam Hopkins, John Lund, Thelma Ritter, Jan Sterling
10. Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake (1942)
15
2
Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Eve
Director:
John Cromwell
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Adventure
Star Cast:
John Carradine, Frances Farmer, Elsa Lanchester, Tyrone Power, George Sanders
12. Whirlpool (1950)
18
2
Whirlpool
18
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ann Sutton
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Romance, Crime, Thriller, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
Charles Bickford, Barbara O'Neil, Richard Conte, José Ferrer
13. The Secret of Convict Lake (1951)
16
2
The Secret of Convict Lake
TV-PG
16
2

In 1871, Jim Canfield, an innocent wrongly sentenced for murder, escapes Nevada Prison with a group of toughened criminals and leads them to a farming settlement, to avenge the man who framed him. With only women at the settlement while men are off prospecting, Canfield is drawn towards Marcia, fiancée of the man who trapped him. What happens when the man returns? 

As:
Cast
Role:
Marcia Stoddard
Director:
Michael Gordon
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Glenn Ford, Ethel Barrymore, Ann Dvorak, Zachary Scott
14. A Bell for Adano (1945)
16
2
A Bell for Adano
16
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tina Tomasino
Director:
Henry King
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
John Russell, William Bendix, Richard Conte, John Hodiak
15. Toys in the Attic (1963)
14
3
Toys in the Attic
14
3

Julian Berniers returns to New Orleans with his young bride, Lily Prine, after his factory goes out of business. He is welcomed by his spinster sisters Carrie and Anna. Unfortunately, Carrie has incestuous desires for Julian and tricks Lily into betraying Julian. When Julian finds out the truth everybody abandons Carrie.

As:
Cast
Role:
Albertine Prine
Director:
George Roy Hill
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dean Martin, Geraldine Page, Wendy Hiller, Yvette Mimieux
16. The Shanghai Gesture (1941)
16
3
The Shanghai Gesture
16
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Poppy
Director:
Josef von Sternberg
Genres:
Film-Noir, Drama, Crime, Romance, Mystery
Star Cast:
Victor Mature, Walter Huston, Ona Munson, Phyllis Brooks
17. Black Widow (1954)
15
2
Black Widow
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Iris Denver
Director:
Nunnally Johnson
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
Ginger Rogers, Bea Benaderet, George Raft, Van Heflin
18. Way of a Gaucho (1952)
13
2
Way of a Gaucho
13
2

In late nineteenth century Argentina, a young gaucho is sentenced to military duty; but leaves his post to lead a band of gauchos in resisting railroad encroachment in Pampas and while doing so falls in love with an aristocrat woman and decides to elope with her. Meanwhile, his commanding officer has also left the army in order to pursue him.    

As:
Cast
Role:
Teresa Chavez
Director:
Jacques Tourneur
Genres:
Western, Romance, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Rory Calhoun, Hugh Marlowe, Everett Sloane, Richard Boone
19. That Wonderful Urge (1948)
14
2
That Wonderful Urge
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sara Farley
Director:
Robert B. Sinclair
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Lucile Watson, Tyrone Power, Reginald Gardiner, Arleen Whelan
20. Rings on Her Fingers (1942)
13
2
Rings on Her Fingers
13
2

A salesgirl at a departmental, who dreams of becoming rich, is coaxed by two con artists to join their marrying-for-money scheme and becomes a tool to attract young marriageable men, whom they later swindle. But the problem arises when she actually falls in love with their next target, a man wanting to buy a yacht for $15,000.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Susan Miller / Linda Worthington
Director:
Rouben Mamoulian
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Henry Fonda, Spring Byington, Shepperd Strudwick, Laird Cregar
21. Personal Affair (1953)
15
2
Personal Affair
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kay Barlow
Director:
Anthony Pelissier
Genres:
Crime, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Glynis Johns, Walter Fitzgerald, Leo Genn, Pamela Brown
24. Hudson's Bay (1941)
13
2
Hudson's Bay
13
2

Hudson’s Bay is a historical film, which revolves around the adventures of a French Canadian Explorer Pierra Espirit Radisson. Along with his associate Gooseberry,  Radisson plans to build a vast fur business in the Hudson Bay area.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Barbara Hall
Director:
Irving Pichel
Genres:
Adventure, History
Star Cast:
Paul Muni, Vincent Price, Virginia Field, John Sutton
25. Close to My Heart (1951)
13
2
Close to My Heart
13
2

Close to My Heart is a drama film, which tells the story of a couple, Brad and Midge, who is unable to have a biological child. They eventually decide to adopt a baby abandoned at a police station. However, they soon find out that the baby’s father might be a murderer.

As:
Cast
Role:
Midge Sheridan
Director:
William Keighley
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ray Milland, Fay Bainter, Mary Beth Hughes, Howard St. John
26. Tobacco Road (1941)
12
2
Tobacco Road
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ellie May
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Patterson, Marjorie Rambeau, Charley Grapewin, William Tracy
27. The Left Hand of God (1955)
13
2
The Left Hand of God
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Anne 'Scotty' Scott
Director:
Edward Dmytryk
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Humphrey Bogart, Agnes Moorehead, Lee J. Cobb, E.G. Marshall
28. On the Riviera (1951)
12
2
On the Riviera
12
2

Entertainer Jack Martin can do an uncannily realistic impersonation of Captain Henri Duran, so much so that no one can tell the difference. Henri hires Jack to take his place at a party. Hilarious confusion and circumstances arise when everyone believes Jack to be Henri including Henri’s wife, Jack’s girlfriend, and Henri’s business rival. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lili Duran
Director:
Walter Lang
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Danny Kaye, Corinne Calvet, Marcel Dalio, Jean Murat
29. The Iron Curtain (1948)
14
2
The Iron Curtain
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Anna Gouzenko
Director:
William A. Wellman
Genres:
Crime, History, Biography, Thriller
Star Cast:
Edna Best, Dana Andrews, June Havoc, Berry Kroeger
30. Plymouth Adventure (1952)
12
2
Plymouth Adventure
12
2

The movie is a fictionalized retelling of the Pilgrims’ voyage on board the Mayflower, to North America to establish the Plymouth Colony. As a love triangle with tragic consequences develops between the Capt. Christopher Jones, Dorothy Bradford, and her husband William Bradford, the movie also provides a description of the voyage. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Dorothy Bradford
Director:
Clarence Brown
Genres:
History, Drama, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Spencer Tracy, Lloyd Bridges, Barry Jones, Van Johnson
31. Thunder Birds: Soldiers of the Air (1942)
14
2
Thunder Birds: Soldiers of the Air
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kay Saunders
Director:
William A. Wellman
Genres:
War, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
May Whitty, Jack Holt, Preston Foster, John Sutton
32. Never Let Me Go (1953)
13
2
Never Let Me Go
13
2

Philip Sutherland, a US reporter stationed at Moscow during the cold war era, marries a Russian ballerina named Marya. But when it is time to return home, Marya fails to get the exit permit, forcing Phillip to return alone. The story then goes on to depict how Phillip manages to smuggle out not only Marya, but also her friend, who is in similar situation. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Marya Lamarkina
Director:
Delmer Daves
Genres:
Thriller, Romance, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Clark Gable, Bernard Miles, Richard Haydn, Belita
33. China Girl (1942)
12
3
China Girl
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Miss Haoli Young
Director:
Henry Hathaway
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Victor McLaglen, Alan Baxter, Lynn Bari, George Montgomery
34. Belle Starr (1941)
12
2
Belle Starr
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Belle Shirley / Belle Starr
Director:
Irving Cummings
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Patterson, Randolph Scott, Shepperd Strudwick, Dana Andrews
35. Sundown (1941)
12
2
Sundown
12
2

Sundown is set during the Second World War. The story revolves around a mysterious native woman of Somaliland who helps the British against the Nazis. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Zia
Director:
Henry Hathaway
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Dorothy Dandridge, Harry Carey, Joseph Calleia, Bruce Cabot, George Sanders
36. The Pleasure Seekers (1964)
11
3
The Pleasure Seekers
TV-14
11
3

The Pleasures Seekers is a romantic comedy musical film which tells the story of three women Maggie, Fran and Susie, who are vacationing in Spain. Maggie falls for a married newsman named Paul Barton, while Fran finds herself attracted to a handsome doctor. Meanwhile, Susie receives a proposal from Emilio, a smooth-talking womanizer.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jean Negulesco
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Ann-Margret, Gardner McKay, Anthony Franciosa, Carol Lynley, Pamela Tiffin
37. Four Nights of the Full Moon (1963)
10
3
Four Nights of the Full Moon
10
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Sobey Martin
Genres:
Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Dan Dailey, Perla Cristal, Don Jaime de Mora y Aragón, Analía Gadé

TV Movie(s)

1. Daughter of the Mind (1969)
12
3
Daughter of the Mind
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Lenore Constable
Director:
Walter Grauman
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Ed Asner, John Carradine, Ray Milland, Don Murray, Edward Asner

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