This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

List of Gracie Allen Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. International House (1933)
11
2
International House
11
2

When Chinese inventor Dr. Wong invites bids for his latest creation, a television-like device, both potential buyers and stealers gather in the metropolitan hotel, International House, in Wuhu, China. One of them, Tommy Nash, the representative of an American electric company, also wants to marry his sweetheart Carol, but after he develops rashes, the whole hotel is quarantined.

As:
Cast
Director:
A. Edward Sutherland
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
2. The Big Broadcast (1932)
11
2
The Big Broadcast
11
2

Bing Crosby is a singer who is not very serious about his career. He starts having an affair as well, with a woman Mona, which leads to him losing his job. Things get worse after Mona starts cheating on him. He soon meets Texas oil man Leslie McWhinney, who has also been wronged by a woman. He decides to buy the station so that Bill can get his job back.

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Tuttle
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Bing Crosby, George Burns, Stuart Erwin, Leila Hyams, Sharon Lynn
3. The Antique Shop (1931)
11
2
The Antique Shop
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Miss Allen (as Allen)
Director:
Ray Cozine
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
George Burns, Herschel Mayall, Chester Clute
4. Pulling a Bone (1931)
11
2
Pulling a Bone
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie
Director:
Howard Bretherton
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
George Burns, Chester Clute, William Browning, Dorothy Adams
5. Walking the Baby (1933)
11
2
Walking the Baby
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mamie (as Allen)
Director:
Aubrey Scotto
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
George Burns, Chester Clute
6. Six of a Kind (1934)
10
2
Six of a Kind
10
2

Six of a Kind is a comedy film that is about two couples on a road trip to Hollywood. However, none of them are aware of the fact that the car carries embezzled funds. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie Devore
Director:
Leo McCarey
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
George Burns, W. C. Fields, W.C. Fields, Charles Ruggles, Mary Boland
7. 100% Service (1931)
10
2
100% Service
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Salesgirl
Director:
Ray Cozine
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
George Burns, Chester Clute
8. Your Hat (1932)
10
2
Your Hat
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie (as Allen)
Director:
Aubrey Scotto
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
George Burns, Chester Clute, Barton MacLane
9. A Damsel in Distress (1937)
10
2
A Damsel in Distress
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie
Director:
George Stevens
Genres:
Romance, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
10. Lambchops (1929)
10
2
Lambchops
10
2

Lambchops is a comedy film which tells the story of George and Gracie, who are bringing their vaudeville act to the big screen.  Meanwhile, Gracie wants to prove to George that she is smart.

As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie the Girlfriend (as Allen)
Director:
Murray Roth
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
George Burns, George Burns
11. The Babbling Book (1932)
10
2
The Babbling Book
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie (as Allen)
Director:
Aubrey Scotto
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
George Burns, Chester Clute, Donald Meek
12. Oh, My Operation (1931)
10
2
Oh, My Operation
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nurse Allen (as Allen)
Director:
Ray Cozine
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
George Burns, Chester Clute
13. Let's Dance (1933)
10
2
Let's Dance
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie, a Dance Hostess (as Allen)
Director:
Aubrey Scotto
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
George Burns, Barton MacLane
14. Two Girls and a Sailor (1944)
10
2
Two Girls and a Sailor
10
2

A sailor helps two sisters start a service canteen, and soon falls in love with Jean, the gorgeous one of the two. However, he is unaware that her sibling Patsy is also in love with him. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Thorpe
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Ava Gardner, Lena Horne, Jimmy Durante, June Allyson, Henry O'Neill, Van Johnson
15. Honolulu (1939)
10
2
Honolulu
10
2

Honolulu is a musical comedy film which revolves around Brooks Mason, a well-known movie star, who meets a businessman named George Smith. He discovers that Smith is his doppelganger, and looks exactly like him. Tired of his celebrity life, he decides to switch places with Smith for some time. However, after stepping into Smith’s life, he finds himself in a complicated situation, stuck between Smith’s fiancée, and a dancer named Dorothy.

As:
Cast
Role:
Millie De Grasse
Director:
Edward Buzzell
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
George Burns, Robert Young, Eleanor Powell, Rita Johnson
16. The Gracie Allen Murder Case (1939)
10
2
The Gracie Allen Murder Case
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie Allen
Director:
Alfred E. Green
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Warren William, Kent Taylor, Judith Barrett, Ellen Drew
17. Many Happy Returns (1934)
10
2
Many Happy Returns
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie Allen
Director:
Norman Z. McLeod
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ray Milland, George Burns, George Barbier, Joan Marsh
18. College Swing (1938)
10
2
College Swing
10
2

Gracie belonging to the powerful Alden family fails to graduate from the college founded by her grandfather for the ninth year in a row. Therefore, he leaves it in his will that the first female of the family to graduate within 200 years will be the new owner of the college. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie
Director:
Raoul Walsh
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Betty Grable, Bob Hope, George Burns, Edward Everett Horton
19. Mr. and Mrs. North (1942)
10
2
Mr. and Mrs. North
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Pamela North
Director:
Robert B. Sinclair
Genres:
Romance, Crime, Mystery, Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Kelly, Rose Hobart, Virginia Grey, William Post Jr.
20. Here Comes Cookie (1935)
10
2
Here Comes Cookie
10
2

Here Comes Cookie is a comedy film which tells the story of Harrison Allen, a millionaire, who does not want his daughter Phyllis to marry Ramon, as he believes Ramon is only after their money. Therefore, he decides to sign over all his fortune temporarily to his other daughter Grace, who calls herself ‘Cookie’. While he takes a vacation and goes back to his hometown, Gracie begins to destroy her father’s fortune.

As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie Allen
Director:
Norman Z. McLeod
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
George Burns, George Barbier, Andrew Tombes, Betty Furness
21. We're Not Dressing (1934)
9
2
We're Not Dressing
9
2

Wealthy and spoiled socialite Doris Worthington is being courted by two princes Michael and Alexander, while having a yacht trip. When the yacht capsizes all of the rich spoiled aristocrats take refuge in a tropical island. They are forced to depend on sailor Stephen Jones who Doris dislikes but secretly loves. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie
Director:
Norman Taurog
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
22. College Humor (1933)
9
2
College Humor
9
2

This pre-Code musical comedy is based on a story by Dean Fales. Trouble brews when a popular coed gets into calf love with a singing drama teacher. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Wesley Ruggles
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bing Crosby, George Burns, Jack Oakie, Richard Arlen, Mary Carlisle
23. Love in Bloom (1935)
9
2
Love in Bloom
9
2

Love in Bloom is a musical romantic comedy film which tells the story of a young girl who runs away from her family to make it in New York City. She soon gets involved with a handsome songwriter, and starts to develop feelings for him.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie Downey
Director:
Elliott Nugent
Genres:
Music, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
George Burns, Dixie Lee, Joe Morrison, J.C. Nugent
24. Fit to Be Tied (1930)
9
2
Fit to Be Tied
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Miss Allen, a Salesgirl (as Allen)
Director:
Ray Cozine
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
George Burns, William Browning, Dudley Clayton, June Clayworth
25. Once Over, Light (1931)
9
2
Once Over, Light
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Grace, the Manicurist (as Allen)
Director:
Howard Bretherton
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
George Burns, Chester Clute, June Clayworth
26. The Big Broadcast of 1937 (1936)
9
2
The Big Broadcast of 1937
9
2

The Big Broadcast of 1937 is a musical comedy film which revolves around a failing radio station which needs to put on a ratings winner in order to have any chance of continued operation.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Platt
Director:
Mitchell Leisen
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
27. College Holiday (1936)
9
2
College Holiday
9
2

College Holiday is a musical comedy film which revolves around a woman hotelier who invites few young men to spend the summer. However, the men are not aware of the fact that they have been chosen to be guinea pigs in an eugenics experiment.

As:
Cast
Role:
Calliope 'Gracie' Dove
Director:
Frank Tuttle
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Jack Benny, George Burns, Mary Boland, Martha Raye
28. The Big Broadcast of 1936 (1935)
9
2
The Big Broadcast of 1936
9
2

This comedy film tells us the story of Spud Miller who tries to save his struggling radio station by winning a broadcast competition.

As:
Cast
Role:
Gracie Allen
Director:
Norman Taurog
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:

TV Shows and Videos