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List of Jayne Mansfield Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)
14
4
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
14
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Rita Marlowe
Director:
Frank Tashlin
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Barbara Eden, Majel Barrett, Henry Jones, Tony Randall, Joan Blondell, John Williams
2. The Girl Can't Help It (1956)
17
2
The Girl Can't Help It
17
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jerri Jordan
Director:
Frank Tashlin
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Julie London, Edmond O'Brien, Tom Ewell, Ray Anthony
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer - Female
3. Illegal (1955)
12
2
Illegal
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Angel O'Hara
Director:
Lewis Allen
Genres:
Film-Noir, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Edward G. Robinson, Hugh Marlowe, Nina Foch, Albert Dekker
5. The Wayward Bus (1957)
12
2
The Wayward Bus
12
2

The Wayward Bus is a drama film which tells the story of three strangers, a stripper, a traveling salesman and an alcoholic, who are traveling on the same bus. As the road presents several challenges, each character tries to face his/her shortcomings.

As:
Cast
Role:
Camille Oakes
Director:
Victor Vicas
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Joan Collins, Dan Dailey, Rick Jason, Betty Lou Keim
6. The Burglar (1957)
11
2
The Burglar
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gladden
Director:
Paul Wendkos
Genres:
Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
Star Cast:
Dan Duryea, Mickey Shaughnessy, Martha Vickers, Peter Capell
7. Hell on Frisco Bay (1955)
12
2
Hell on Frisco Bay
12
2

Hell on Frisco Bay is a crime drama film, which tells the story of a San Francisco police officer who gets out of prison, and starts looking for the mobsters who framed him for manslaughter.

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Tuttle
Genres:
Film-Noir, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Rod Taylor, Alan Ladd, Edward G. Robinson, Joanne Dru, Paul Stewart, William Demarest, Perry Lopez
8. Pete Kelly's Blues (1955)
11
2
Pete Kelly's Blues
11
2

Pete Kelly, the leader of a jazz band in Kansas City Speakeasy, unexpectedly finds himself paying protection money to a local gangster Fran McCarg. He also has to accept Fran McCarg’s girl Rose Hopkins as a singer. However, when things go beyond a limit, Pete decides to stand up and take action.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jack Webb
Genres:
Music, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Janet Leigh, Lee Marvin, Peggy Lee, Jack Webb, Edmond O'Brien, Andy Devine
9. Too Hot to Handle (1960)
11
2
Too Hot to Handle
11
2

A French reporter who is working on a steamy story about the secret strip joints in Soho district in London, soon gets involved in the lives of the owners.

As:
Cast
Role:
Midnight Franklin
Director:
Terence Young
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Christopher Lee, Leo Genn, Karlheinz Böhm, Danik Patisson
10. Heimweh nach St. Pauli (1963)
11
2
Heimweh nach St. Pauli
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Evelyne
Director:
Werner Jacobs
Genres:
Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Freddy Quinn, Beppo Brem, Ullrich Haupt, Erna Sellmer
11. The Challenge (1960)
14
2
The Challenge
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Billy
Director:
John Gilling
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Anthony Quayle, John Bennett, Peter Reynolds, Carl Möhner
12. The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw (1958)
11
2
The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kate
Director:
Raoul Walsh
Genres:
Romance, Western, Comedy
Star Cast:
Robert Morley, Ronald Squire, Kenneth More, David Horne
13. The George Raft Story (1961)
11
2
The George Raft Story
11
2

The George Raft Story is a biographical drama film which revolves around the life of George Raft, former Hollywood film star. Before making it big in Hollywood, he got involved with the criminal underworld, and also had conflicts with a gangster boss named Frank Donatella. However, his life took a turning point after he won a role in the popular film ‘Scarface’.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lisa Lang
Director:
Joseph M. Newman
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Julie London, Ray Danton, Barbara Nichols, Barrie Chase
14. Panic Button (1964)
11
2
Panic Button
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Angela
Director:
George Sherman, Giuliano Carnimeo
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Eleanor Parker, Maurice Chevalier, Mike Connors, Akim Tamiroff
15. Kiss Them for Me (1957)
10
2
Kiss Them for Me
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Alice Kratzner
Director:
Stanley Donen
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ray Walston, Werner Klemperer, Cary Grant, Leif Erickson, Suzy Parker
16. Einer frisst den anderen (1964)
10
3
Einer frisst den anderen
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Darlene
Director:
Albert Zugsmith, Gustav Gavrin, Richard E. Cunha, Ray Nazarro
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Cameron Mitchell, Isa Miranda, Dodie Heath, Ivor Salter
17. It Happened in Athens (1962)
11
2
It Happened in Athens
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Eleni Costa
Director:
Andrew Marton
Genres:
Biography, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bob Mathias, Nico Minardos, Trax Colton, Xenia Kalogeropoulou
18. Female Jungle (1956)
10
2
Female Jungle
10
2

Female Jungle is a crime drama mystery film, which revolves around the murder of a beautiful actress. Several people, including a neurotic detective, are suspected to be the murderer.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Candy Price
Director:
Bruno VeSota
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
John Carradine, Kathleen Crowley, Lawrence Tierney, Burt Kaiser
19. Promises..... Promises! (1963)
14
4
Promises..... Promises!
14
4

This romantic comedy film tells the story of two women who get drunk on a cruise ship, and shortly after, they both get pregnant. However, things get quite complicated since they don’t know who the fathers are.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sandy Brooks
Director:
King Donovan
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Dawson, Fritz Feld, Tommy Noonan, Marie McDonald, Mickey Hargitay
20. L'amore primitivo (1964)
9
2
L'amore primitivo
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Jane
Director:
Luigi Scattini
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Franco Franchi, Ciccio Ingrassia, Mickey Hargitay, Carlo Kechler
21. Las Vegas Hillbillys (1966)
10
2
Las Vegas Hillbillys
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tawny
Director:
Arthur C. Pierce
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mamie Van Doren, Ferlin Husky, Sonny James, Roy Drusky
22. Single Room Furnished (1966)
9
1
Single Room Furnished
PG
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Johnnie / Mae / Eileen
Director:
Matt Cimber
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dorothy Keller, Fabian Dean, Billy M. Greene, Terri Messina
23. Gli amori di Ercole (1960)
8
1
Gli amori di Ercole
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Queen Deianira / Hippolyta
Director:
Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Massimo Serato, Mickey Hargitay, Tina Gloriani, Rossella Como
24. The Fat Spy (1966)
7
2
The Fat Spy
7
2

A mostly-deserted island, which is believed by many to be the home to the fountain of youth, is visited by several people for a scavenger hunt.  However, instead, they spend almost half of their time singing and dancing on the beach. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Junior Wellington
Director:
Joseph Cates
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Phyllis Diller, Brian Donlevy, Jack E. Leonard, Johnny Tillotson

TV Shows and Videos

After Hours (1958)
After Hours
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Lester
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tommy Cooper, Dick Emery, Michael Bentine, Benny Lee, Clive Dunn

Jayne Mansfield Awards

Golden Globe Awards
The Girl Can't Help It Most Promising Newcomer - Female 1957