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List of Maurice Chevalier Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Smiling Lieutenant (1931)
14
2
The Smiling Lieutenant
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Nikolaus 'Niki' von Preyn
Director:
Ernst Lubitsch
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Claudette Colbert, Miriam Hopkins, Charles Ruggles, George Barbier
2. The Merry Widow (1934)
14
2
The Merry Widow
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Prince Danilo
Director:
Ernst Lubitsch
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Sterling Holloway, Edward Everett Horton, Jeanette MacDonald, Una Merkel
3. Monkey Business (1931)
11
3
Monkey Business
11
3

Four stowaways hide in barrels in the cargo of a ship, but they are soon discovered, after which the naval officers attempt to chase and arrest them. However, things get complicated when they soon get mixed up with gangsters.      

As:
Cast
Director:
Norman Z. McLeod
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx, Groucho Marx, Brothers The Marx
4. The Way to Love (1933)
11
2
The Way to Love
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
François
Director:
Norman Taurog
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Edward Everett Horton, Ann Dvorak, Arthur Pierson, Minna Gombell
5. Innocents of Paris (1929)
11
2
Innocents of Paris
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maurice Marney
Director:
Richard Wallace
Genres:
Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Stepin Fetchit, George Fawcett, Russell Simpson, John Miljan, Sylvia Beecher
6. Love in the Afternoon (1957)
12
2
Love in the Afternoon
12
2

Love in the Afternoon is a romantic crime comedy film which tells the story of a naive girl who meet and falls for the charms of an ageing playboy, who is also attracted to her. At the same time, her father, who is a detective has been hired to catch the playboy red-handed with the wife of his client.

As:
Cast
Role:
Claude Chavasse
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Audrey Hepburn, Gary Cooper, Louis Jourdan, John McGiver, Van Doude
7. One Hour with You (1932)
12
2
One Hour with You
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Andre Bertier
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Genevieve Tobin, Lili Damita, Jeanette MacDonald, Pierre Etchepare
8. The Love Parade (1929)
13
2
The Love Parade
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Count Alfred Renard
Director:
Ernst Lubitsch
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Jean Harlow, Eugene Pallette, Jeanette MacDonald, E.H. Calvert
9. Man About Town (1947)
11
2
Man About Town
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Emile Clément
Director:
René Clair
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
François Périer, Raymond Cordy, Dany Robin, Marcelle Derrien
10. I'd Rather Be Rich (1964)
14
2
I'd Rather Be Rich
14
2

I’d Rather Be Rich is a romantic comedy film, which tells the story of a heiress whose grandfather is on his deathbed.  His last wish is to meet her fiancé,  but as he is unable to arrive, she asks another man to pose as him. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Philip Dulaine
Director:
Jack Smight
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sandra Dee, Gene Raymond, Andy Williams, Robert Goulet
11. A Bedtime Story (1933)
11
2
A Bedtime Story
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Monsieur Rene
Director:
Norman Taurog
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Edward Everett Horton, Helen Twelvetrees, Adrienne Ames, Baby LeRoy
12. Fanny (1961)
13
2
Fanny
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Panisse
Director:
Joshua Logan
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Leslie Caron, Charles Boyer, Horst Buchholz, Georgette Anys
13. Gigi (1958)
13
2
Gigi
G
13
2

Gigi is a romantic comedy drama film which tells the story of a rich playboy who begins a friendship with a young woman who is being trained to become a courtesan.

As:
Cast
Role:
Honoré Lachaille
Genres:
Romance, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
14. Personal Column (1939)
10
2
Personal Column
10
2

Personal Column is a romantic thriller film which tells the story of a detective who is after a serial killer preying on single women. He seeks the help of a murder victim’s roommate in order to capture the killer.

As:
Cast
Role:
Robert Fleury
Director:
Robert Siodmak
Genres:
Romance, Thriller, Musical
Star Cast:
Erich von Stroheim, Pierre Renoir, Jean Témerson, Marie Déa
15. Folies Bergère de Paris (1935)
10
2
Folies Bergère de Paris
10
2

Eugene Charlier, a stage entertainer, successfully impersonates rich and famous but unfaithful banker Baron Ferdinand Cassini, who is drawn towards Charlier’s partner Mimi. When the Baron disappears for a secret meeting, his partners hire Charlier to imitate him at a state reception. The comical game of mistaken identity leads to several amusing confusions for both Mimi as well as Baroness Genevieve Cassini. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Eugene Charlier / Baron Fernand Cassini
Director:
Roy Del Ruth
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Merle Oberon, Ann Sothern, Eric Blore, Ferdinand Munier
16. Playboy of Paris (1930)
10
2
Playboy of Paris
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Albert Loriflan
Director:
Ludwig Berger
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Eugene Pallette, O.P. Heggie, Stuart Erwin, Frances Dee
17. In Search of the Castaways (1962)
11
3
In Search of the Castaways
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jacques Paganel
Director:
Robert Stevenson
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Hayley Mills, Joss Ackland, George Sanders, Wilfrid Hyde-White
18. Break the News (1938)
10
2
Break the News
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
François Verrier
Director:
René Clair
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Buchanan, Gertrude Musgrove, June Knight, Marta Labarr
19. 100 Years of Love (1954)
10
2
100 Years of Love
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Lionello De Felice
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Vittorio De Sica, Aldo Fabrizi, Carlo Ninchi, Franco Interlenghi
20. Make Me a Star (1932)
10
2
Make Me a Star
10
2

Make me a Star is a romantic comedy film, which revolves around Merton Gill, who longs to become a cowboy actor, and therefore, he leaves his hometown to try his luck in Hollywood. However, when his acting abilities are not appreciated, an actress starts to think that he might be a good comedian instead. 

As:
Cast
Director:
William Beaudine
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Fredric March, Claudette Colbert, Gary Cooper, Stuart Erwin, Joan Blondell, Florence Roberts
22. Black Tights (1961)
10
2
Black Tights
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Who introduces
Director:
Terence Young
Genres:
Drama, Musical
Star Cast:
Cyd Charisse, Zizi Jeanmaire, Moira Shearer, Roland Petit
23. Le vagabond bien-aimé (1936)
10
2
Le vagabond bien-aimé
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gaston de Nerac
Director:
Curtis Bernhardt
Star Cast:
Austin Trevor, Betty Stockfeld, Serge Grave, Hélène Robert
24. Paramount on Parade (1930)
11
2
Paramount on Parade
11
2

This musical film involves several stars such as Maurice Chevalier, Clara Bow, Skeets Gallagher, William Powell, and multiple stars, who appear in musical numbers.

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Tuttle, Edmund Goulding, Edwin H. Knopf, Victor Heerman, A. Edward Sutherland
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Jean Arthur, Clara Bow, Fredric March, Gary Cooper, George Bancroft, Rosita Moreno
25. With a Smile (1936)
10
2
With a Smile
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Victor Larnois
Director:
Maurice Tourneur
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
André Lefaur, Marcel Vallée, Léon Arvel, Marcel Simon
26. My Seven Little Sins (1954)
9
2
My Seven Little Sins
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Comte André de Courvallon
Director:
Jean Boyer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Delia Scala, Luciana Paluzzi, Annick Tanguy, Colette Ripert
27. A New Kind of Love (1963)
9
2
A New Kind of Love
9
2

Samantha Blake, a ladies fashion buyer, doesn’t want to romance due to her past experience. Steve Sherman is a womanizing newspaper reporter who first meets her on a flight to Paris and later mistakes her for a high class prostitute after she undergoes a makeover in the city. The encounter turns from simple fun to something more serious when the two genuinely fall for each other.

As:
Cast
Director:
Melville Shavelson
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
28. The Big Pond (1930)
9
2
The Big Pond
9
2

Pierre Mirande, a Venice tour-guide with singing talent, and American tourist Barbara, the daughter of chewing gum tycoon Mr. Billings, fall in love, but Mr. Billings, who perceives him as an opportunist, gives him a very tough job in his New York factory. Though his innovations impress Mr. Billings, Barbara feels neglected, but he wins her over. The film includes popular hits of the era. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Pierre Mirande
Director:
Hobart Henley
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Claudette Colbert, George Barbier, Marion Ballou, Andrée Corday
29. Monkeys, Go Home! (1967)
9
2
Monkeys, Go Home!
9
2

Monkeys, Go Home! is a comedy film, which tells the story of Hank, an American, who inherits a French olive farm. Therefore, he packs his bags, and heads for Europe. Upon reaching there, he decides to use four chimps as helping hands, but the mischievous monkeys create trouble for him. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Father Sylvain
Director:
Andrew V. McLaglen
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Dean Jones, Yvette Mimieux, Bernard Woringer, Clément Harari
30. The Beloved Vagabond (1936)
9
2
The Beloved Vagabond
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gaston de Nerac 'Paragot'
Director:
Curtis Bernhardt
Genres:
Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Austin Trevor, Betty Stockfeld, Desmond Tester, Margaret Lockwood
31. The Man of the Hour (1937)
9
2
The Man of the Hour
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Alfred Boulard / Himself
Director:
Julien Duvivier
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Josette Day, André Alerme, Marcel Vallée, Elvire Popesco
32. Panic Button (1964)
9
2
Panic Button
9
2

A businessman needs to lose half a million dollars legitimately, to solve his tax problems. Therefore, he decides to finance a film version of ‘Romeo and Juliet’. His idea is to make the film so terrible that it is considered a flop. When the film is shown at the Venice Film Festival, things get complicated as it is considered a witty parody and is awarded a Golden Lion.

As:
Cast
Role:
Philippe Fontaine
Director:
George Sherman, Giuliano Carnimeo
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Eleanor Parker, Jayne Mansfield, Mike Connors, Akim Tamiroff
33. Just Me (1950)
9
2
Just Me
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maurice Vallier dit 'Ma Pomme'
Director:
Marc-Gilbert Sauvajon
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Odette Barencey, Raymond Bussières, Jacques Baumer, Sophie Desmarets
34. Jessica (1962)
10
2
Jessica
10
2

After her husband passes away in Sicily during their honeymoon, Jessica, a nurse, decides to remain there instead of returning home. She soon becomes a midwife and begins a new life, but starts earning the attention of the men, and this causes the women to resent her. They begin conspiring against her.

As:
Cast
Role:
Father Antonio
Director:
Jean Negulesco, Oreste Palella
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Angie Dickinson, Agnes Moorehead, Gabriele Ferzetti, Sylva Koscina
35. Pepe (1960)
10
2
Pepe
10
2

Ranch hand Pepe’s world is turned upside down when alcoholic Hollywood director Mr.Holt buys his beloved friend, a white stallion from its owner. Pepe then goes on an extraordinary adventure through Hollywood, meeting celebrities like Frank Sinatra, Jimmy Durante, Zsa Zsa Gabór, Bing Crosby, and others before being reunited with his beloved stallion. 

As:
Cast
Director:
George Sidney
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
37. A Breath of Scandal (1960)
9
2
A Breath of Scandal
9
2

Austrian Princess, Olympia, falls in love with Pittsburg mining engineer Charlie Foster who is not of noble birth. But her father Prince Philip wants her to marry the Prince of Prussia. With a royal scandal breathing down the neck, will true love survive?

As:
Cast
Role:
Prince Philip
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Sophia Loren, Angela Lansbury, John Gavin, Isabel Jeans
38. A Royal Affair (1949)
8
2
A Royal Affair
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The King Jean IV de Cerdagne
Director:
Marc-Gilbert Sauvajon
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alfred Adam, Annie Ducaux, Sophie Desmarets, Jean Wall
39. Count Your Blessings (1959)
8
2
Count Your Blessings
8
2

After falling for his charm, Grace informs her father that she intends to marry Charles. They soon get married, but circumstances force them to stay apart for a long time. Grace eventually discovers that her husband is actually a womanizer, and decides to divorce him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Duc de St. Cloud
Director:
Jean Negulesco
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Deborah Kerr, Rossano Brazzi, Tom Helmore, Martin Stephens
40. Le petit café (1931)
12
2
Le petit café
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Albert Lorifian
Director:
Ludwig Berger
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Emile Chautard, André Berley, Tania Fédor, Yvonne Vallée
41. La grande mare (1930)
9
2
La grande mare
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Pierre Mirande
Director:
Hobart Henley
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Claudette Colbert, Andrée Corday, Henry Mortimer, Maude Allen

TV Movie(s)

1. The Broadway of Lerner and Loewe (1962)
13
3
The Broadway of Lerner and Loewe
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Host
Director:
Norman Jewison
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Charles Nelson Reilly, Julie Andrews, Richard Burton, Stanley Holloway, Robert Goulet