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List of Hedy Lamarr Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Come Live with Me (1941)
32
8
Come Live with Me
32
8
Role:
Johnny Jones
Starring:
James Stewart, Ian Hunter, Verree Teasdale, Donald Meek
Directed By:
Clarence Brown
2. Samson and Delilah (1949)
51
18
Samson and Delilah
51
18

Delilah is a beautiful courtesan, who tries to seduce Samson, one of the strongest men of his time. Her goal is to avenge her sister’s death and to know the secret behind Samson's strength.

Role:
Delilah
Starring:
Victor Mature, Angela Lansbury, Cecil B. DeMille, George Reeves, George Sanders, Henry Wilcoxon
Directed By:
3. Lady of the Tropics (1939)
14
5
Lady of the Tropics
14
5
Role:
Manon DeVargnes
Starring:
Robert Taylor, Joseph Schildkraut, Gloria Franklin, Ernest Cossart
Directed By:
Jack Conway, Leslie Fenton
5. H.M. Pulham, Esq. (1941)
12
5
H.M. Pulham, Esq.
12
5

In this movie, based on John P. Marquand bestselling novel - H. M. Pulham, Esq - a middle aged wealthy businessman Harry Pulham looks back at his life after he receives a phone call from his former Harvard friend about a college reunion and another one from a lady, Marvin Myles, who he was once in love with. The two calls make him reflect on his own disciplined life and whether he ever was happy.

Role:
Marvin Myles
Starring:
Ava Gardner, Robert Young, Ruth Hussey, Charles Coburn
Directed By:
6. Slaughter on 10th Avenue (1957)
9
4
Slaughter on 10th Avenue
9
4

Solly, a longshoreman is shot and wounded by several thugs working for a union boss. Solly is wounded and hospitalized, and his wife starts taking care of him. Meanwhile, an assistant DA searches hard for witnesses against the criminals.

Starring:
Walter Matthau, Richard Egan, Jan Sterling, Dan Duryea, Julie Adams
Directed By:
Arnold Laven
7. Crossroads (1942)
12
5
Crossroads
12
5
Role:
Lucienne Talbot
Starring:
William Powell, Claire Trevor, Basil Rathbone, Margaret Wycherly
Directed By:
Jack Conway
8. Die Koffer des Herrn O.F. (1931)
8
3
Die Koffer des Herrn O.F.
8
3

When thirteen large suitcases arrive mysteriously in a hotel in a small town, it sparks a lot of curiosity. Soon, rumors begin to spread that they belong to a millionaire.  

Role:
Helene - Tochter des Bürgermeisters
Starring:
Peter Lorre, Alfred Abel, Harald Paulsen, Ludwig Stössel
Directed By:
Alexis Granowsky
10. Algiers (1938)
15
7
Algiers
15
7

After his last heist in France, infamous jewel thief Pepe de Moko flees to Casbah of Algiers where he lives as resident and is protected from the French lawmen. When Pepe meets pretty French visitor Gaby, he falls in love with her to the consternation of his Algerian mistress Ines, and then the safe stronghold of Casbah feels like prison to him.

Role:
Gaby
Starring:
Charles Boyer, Sigrid Gurie, Joseph Calleia, Alan Hale
Directed By:
John Cromwell
11. Ekstase (1933)
25
11
Ekstase
TV-MA
25
11

Eva gets married to an older gentleman, but after finding out that he is obsessed with order in his life, she decides to leave him. One day, she meets and falls for a young man who is an engineer. However, fate eventually brings her husband and her lover together.

Role:
Eva Hermann
Starring:
Aribert Mog, Zvonimir Rogoz, Leopold Kramer, Emil Jerman
Directed By:
Gustav Machatý
12. The Strange Woman (1946)
13
6
The Strange Woman
13
6
Role:
Jenny Hager
Starring:
George Sanders, Louis Hayward, Gene Lockhart, Hillary Brooke
Directed By:
Edgar G. Ulmer, Douglas Sirk
13. My Favorite Spy (1951)
10
5
My Favorite Spy
10
5

A burlesque comic called Peanuts Whites is talked into doubling as the well known international spy Eric Augustine by US intelligence and sent to Tangier, Morocco. His job is to get hold of a million dollar microfilm. While in Tangier, he comes across Augustine’s friend, alluring Lily Dalbray, who is now working with a rival agent.  Will he succeed? 

Role:
Lily Dalbray
Starring:
Bob Hope, Francis L. Sullivan, Arnold Moss, John Archer
Directed By:
Norman Z. McLeod
14. The Conspirators (1944)
10
5
The Conspirators
10
5

Vincent Van Der Lyn also known as the ‘Flying Dutchman’ is a resistance fighter during World War II. After the Nazis place a bounty on his head, he is forced to escape to Portugal where he joins a group of resistance fighters. Unfortunately, one of them is a traitor. 

Role:
Irene Von Mohr
Starring:
Peter Lorre, Paul Henreid, Sydney Greenstreet, Victor Francen
Directed By:
Jean Negulesco
15. Dishonored Lady (1947)
11
5
Dishonored Lady
11
5
Role:
Madeleine Damien
Starring:
Dennis O'Keefe, John Loder, William Lundigan, Morris Carnovsky
Directed By:
Robert Stevenson
16. Man braucht kein Geld (1932)
6
3
Man braucht kein Geld
6
3
Role:
Käthe Brandt
Starring:
Heinz Rühmann, Hans Moser, Ida Wüst, Hans Junkermann
Directed By:
Carl Boese
17. Comrade X (1940)
10
6
Comrade X
TV-G
10
6
Role:
Theodore
Starring:
Clark Gable, Oskar Homolka, Felix Bressart, Eve Arden
Directed By:
18. Experiment Perilous (1944)
11
6
Experiment Perilous
11
6
Role:
Allida Bederaux
Starring:
George Brent, Paul Lukas, Albert Dekker, Carl Esmond
Directed By:
Jacques Tourneur
19. Her Highness and the Bellboy (1945)
8
4
Her Highness and the Bellboy
8
4

European Princess Veronica travels to New York to look for the American journalist she had met and fallen for 6 years earlier. Jimmy, the bellhop at her elite hotel, mistakes her for new maid. Amused, she doesn’t clear his misunderstanding and asks him to escort her around New York, unaware that Jimmy has fallen in love with her, thus complicating the matters.

Role:
Princess Veronica
Starring:
Agnes Moorehead, Robert Walker, June Allyson, Carl Esmond
Directed By:
Richard Thorpe
20. I Take This Woman (1940)
11
6
I Take This Woman
11
6

This 1940 drama film revolves around a doctor who rescues a young woman while the latter tries to commit suicide due to a failed romance. The duo eventually get married, but in order to afford her expensive lifestyle, the doctor abandons his clinic services to the poor, and joins a famous hospital.  

Role:
Georgi Gragore
Starring:
Spencer Tracy, Verree Teasdale, Kent Taylor, Laraine Day
Directed By:
W.S. Van Dyke, Frank Borzage, Josef von Sternberg
21. The Heavenly Body (1944)
8
5
The Heavenly Body
8
5

Vicky feels neglected because William, her astronomer husband, is more interested in a comet he has discovered. So she goes to see an astrologer, who convinces her that a new man will walk into her life. As if to make the prediction come true, William leaves home, angry that his wife believes in astrology, while a military officer moves into their locality. 

Role:
Vicky Whitley
Starring:
William Powell, James Craig, Fay Bainter, Henry O'Neill
Directed By:
22. Copper Canyon (1950)
8
4
Copper Canyon
8
4

Copper Canyon is a Western action adventure film, which revolves around a fugitive who is asked to help a few miners who are terrorized by some locals. 

Role:
Lisa Roselle
Starring:
Ray Milland, Macdonald Carey, Mona Freeman, Harry Carey Jr.
Directed By:
23. Tortilla Flat (1942)
10
6
Tortilla Flat
10
6
Role:
Dolores Sweets Ramirez
Starring:
John Garfield, Spencer Tracy, Frank Morgan, Akim Tamiroff
Directed By:
24. A Lady Without Passport (1950)
8
5
A Lady Without Passport
8
5
Role:
Marianne Lorress
Starring:
John Hodiak, James Craig, George Macready, Steven Geray
Directed By:
Joseph H. Lewis
25. White Cargo (1942)
7
5
White Cargo
7
5
Role:
Tondelayo
Starring:
Walter Pidgeon, Frank Morgan, Richard Carlson, Reginald Owen
Directed By:
Richard Thorpe
26. The Female Animal (1958)
6
4
The Female Animal
6
4
Role:
Vanessa Windsor
Starring:
Jane Powell, Jan Sterling, George Nader, Jerry Paris
Directed By:
Harry Keller
27. Let's Live a Little (1948)
5
4
Let's Live a Little
5
4
Role:
Dr. J.O. Loring
Starring:
Robert Cummings, Anna Sten, Robert Shayne, Mary Treen
Directed By:
Richard Wallace
28. L'amante di Paride (1954)
4
4
L'amante di Paride
4
4
Role:
Hedy Windsor / Elana di Troia / Empress Josephine / Geneviève de Brabant
Starring:
Massimo Serato, Alba Arnova, Elli Parvo, Cathy O'Donnell
Directed By:
Marc Allégret, Edgar G. Ulmer
29. The Story of Mankind (1957)
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6
The Story of Mankind
6
6

Loosely based on Hendrik Willem van Loon nonfiction book of the same name, this movie has a devil and an angel acting as prosecutor and defender respectively in the Great Court of Outer Space. The argument revolves around whether to allow humanity to continue existing despite its faults or let it get destroyed by the Super H-bomb invented by earth scientists. 

Role:
Joan of Arc
Starring:
Vincent Price, Dennis Hopper, Harpo Marx, John Carradine, Chico Marx, Ronald Colman, Agnes Moorehead
Directed By:
Irwin Allen
30. L'eterna femmina (1954)
6
3
L'eterna femmina
6
3
Starring:
Massimo Serato, Franco Coop, Mino Doro, Lia Natali
Directed By:
Marc Allégret
31. Geld auf der Straße (1930)
5
3
Geld auf der Straße
5
3
Starring:
Lydia Pollman, Georg Alexander, Franz Schafheitlin, Leopold Kramer
Directed By:
Georg Jacoby

TV Shows

Zane Grey Theater
15
5
Zane Grey Theater
15
5
Starring:
Wayne Rogers, James Whitmore, Barbara Stanwyck, Mel Ferrer, Julie London, James Garner, Lloyd Bridges
Directed By:
Shower of Stars
8
3
Shower of Stars
8
3
Starring:
Elsa Lanchester, Mel Blanc, Shirley MacLaine, William Frawley, Vivian Vance, Ethel Merman, Glenn Ford
Directed By:
Ralph Levy, Seymour Berns