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List of Merle Oberon Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Wuthering Heights (1939)
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Wuthering Heights
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Based on a novel of the same name, this romantic drama film is about Heathcliff, an orphaned boy who is found on the streets by Mr Earnshaw.  He brings him home to live with his own children Cathy and Hindley. Over the years, Cathy and Heathcliff develop feelings for one another, although Hindley despises Heathcliff. However, their neighbor Edgar also falls for Cathy, and proposes to her. Heathcliff decides to disappear from her life forever.

As:
Cast
Role:
Cathy
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
David Niven, Laurence Olivier, Donald Crisp, Flora Robson
2. These Three (1936)
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2
These Three
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Karen Wright
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Walter Brennan, Joel McCrea, Miriam Hopkins, Catherine Doucet
3. The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934)
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2
The Scarlet Pimpernel
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lady Blakeney
Director:
Harold Young
Genres:
Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Leslie Howard, Bramwell Fletcher, Nigel Bruce, Raymond Massey
4. Forever and a Day (1943)
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2
Forever and a Day
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2

During the Second World War, an American travels all the way to Britain, to sell an old house near London, belonging to his family. However, he gets involved in much more than a simple real estate transaction. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Edmund Goulding, Cedric Hardwicke, Frank Lloyd, Victor Saville, Robert Stevenson
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Ray Milland, Elsa Lanchester, Charles Laughton, Buster Keaton, George Kirby, Doreen Munroe, May Beatty
5. The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933)
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2
The Private Life of Henry VIII.
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Alexander Korda
Genres:
Romance, Biography, Drama, History, Comedy
Star Cast:
Robert Donat, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, Miles Mander, Franklin Dyall, Robert Donat
6. The Lodger (1944)
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2
The Lodger
TV-PG
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kitty Langley
Director:
John Brahm
Genres:
Crime, Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Sara Allgood, Cedric Hardwicke, George Sanders, Laird Cregar
7. Todo es posible en Granada (1954)
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2
Todo es posible en Granada
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Margaret Faulson
Director:
José Luis Sáenz de Heredia
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy
Star Cast:
Francisco Rabal, Félix Dafauce, Peter Damon, Rafael Bardem
8. 'Til We Meet Again (1940)
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2
'Til We Meet Again
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2

Suffering from terminal illness, Joan has decided to spend her remaining days traveling around the globe. Dan is a convicted murderer who jumped off a train to avoid execution. They meet at a crowded bar in Hong Kong and then again in an ocean liner and fall in love. But, Dan does not know that Joan is dying and Joan does not know Dan is being escorted back to be hanged. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Joan Ames
Director:
Edmund Goulding
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
George Reeves, Pat O'Brien, George Brent, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Binnie Barnes
9. A Warm Corner (1930)
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2
A Warm Corner
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Victor Saville
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Austin Melford, Heather Thatcher, Leslie Henson, Connie Ediss
10. The Divorce of Lady X (1938)
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2
The Divorce of Lady X
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2

When a thick London fog forces young socialite, Leslie Steele, to seek refuge in a hotel suite occupied by lawyer Everard Logan, she charms him into giving up his room and his heart. What follows is a comedy of errors when Leslie is mistaken as Lord Mere’s wife, one of Logan’s clients. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Leslie
Director:
Tim Whelan
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Laurence Olivier, Ralph Richardson, Binnie Barnes, Morton Selten
11. That Uncertain Feeling (1941)
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2
That Uncertain Feeling
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jill Baker
Director:
Ernst Lubitsch
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alan Mowbray, Melvyn Douglas, Olive Blakeney, Burgess Meredith
12. The Cowboy and the Lady (1938)
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2
The Cowboy and the Lady
14
2

Mary Smith, the bored daughter of presidential hopeful Horace Smith, is living a scandal-free life. She falls in love with cowboy Stretch Willoughby who hates high society. Mary pretends to be a maid hiding her true identity and the two get married. Life gets complicated as both of her lives catch up with one another. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Smith
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Western, Drama
Star Cast:
Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Patsy Kelly, Fuzzy Knight
13. A Song to Remember (1945)
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2
A Song to Remember
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
George Sand
Director:
Charles Vidor
Genres:
Music, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Paul Muni, George Coulouris, Cornel Wilde, Nina Foch
14. The Dark Angel (1935)
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The Dark Angel
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3

Kitty, Alan and his cousin, Gerald have been close friends since their childhood. Both Alan and Gerald are in love with Kitty while Kitty loves only Alan. Later, on leave from the front during the WWI, Allan proposes to Kitty, which she accepts joyfully. When they find no one to marry them, they decide to spend the night together. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kitty Vane
Director:
Sidney Franklin
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Fredric March, Herbert Marshall, John Halliday, Janet Beecher
15. Berlin Express (1948)
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2
Berlin Express
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lucienne
Director:
Jacques Tourneur
Genres:
Film-Noir, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Paul Lukas, Robert Coote, Robert Ryan, Charles Korvin
16. Folies Bergère de Paris (1935)
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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:
Baroness Genevieve Cassini
Director:
Roy Del Ruth
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Maurice Chevalier, Ann Sothern, Eric Blore, Ferdinand Munier
17. Deep in My Heart (1954)
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2
Deep in My Heart
10
2

Deep in my Heart is a musical biopic which revolves around the life of Sigmund Romberg, who is known for bringing serious music to Broadway.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dorothy Donnelly
Director:
Stanley Donen
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Biography, Musical
Star Cast:
Gene Kelly, Walter Pidgeon, José Ferrer, Helen Traubel
18. Temptation (1946)
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2
Temptation
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ruby
Director:
Irving Pichel
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
Paul Lukas, George Brent, Lenore Ulric, Charles Korvin
20. Hotel (1967)
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2
Hotel
GP
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Duchess Caroline
Director:
Richard Quine
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Rod Taylor, Melvyn Douglas, Karl Malden, Catherine Spaak
21. Dark Waters (1944)
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2
Dark Waters
10
2

To recover from a deadly submarine accident, Leslie Calvin travels to her aunt and uncle’s place in Louisiana. However, various people led by a mysterious guest, Mr. Sydney, conspire to make her doubt her sanity and kill her, to steal her inheritance. However, she has help in the form of Dr. George Grover.

As:
Cast
Role:
Leslie Calvin
Director:
André De Toth
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
Franchot Tone, Fay Bainter, Thomas Mitchell, Elisha Cook Jr.
22. Lydia (1941)
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2
Lydia
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2

A wealthy old woman named Lydia invites her three former suitors for a reunion so that she can recapture her past romance with each. However, a fourth one also arrives and makes her realize that he is actually her true love. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lydia MacMillan
Director:
Julien Duvivier
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
George Reeves, Edna May Oliver, Alan Marshal, Joseph Cotten
23. First Comes Courage (1943)
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2
First Comes Courage
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nicole Larsen
Director:
Dorothy Arzner
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Brian Aherne, Carl Esmond, Isobel Elsom, Fritz Leiber
24. This Love of Ours (1945)
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2
This Love of Ours
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Karin Touzac
Director:
William Dieterle
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Carl Esmond, Claude Rains, Sue England, Charles Korvin
25. The Private Life of Don Juan (1934)
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2
The Private Life of Don Juan
10
2

As the news spreads about Don Juan’s arrival in Seville, Spain, husbands lock up their wives, unaware of the fact that Don Juan is now in quite poor health. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Antonita, a Dancer of Passionate Temperament
Director:
Alexander Korda
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Elsa Lanchester, Douglas Fairbanks, Gina Malo, Benita Hume
26. Night Song (1947)
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2
Night Song
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2

Cathy Mallory is a beautiful socialite who falls in love with a blind pianist after being entranced by his music. However due to the fact that she is rich, she discards him. Therefore, in order to win his heart, she starts acting as a poor blind lady. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Cathy
Director:
John Cromwell
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Ethel Barrymore, Dana Andrews, Hoagy Carmichael, Artur Rubinstein
27. Beloved Enemy (1936)
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2
Beloved Enemy
10
2

Aristocratic Helen Drummond accompanies her father, Lord Athleigh, to Dublin for peace talks during the Irish War of Independence. As Irish revolutionary Dennis Riordan is not known publicly, Helen doesn’t recognize him when he saves them from assassination. Unaware of his identity, she falls for him. Though later he reveals the truth, they both feel helpless in love. Based on true facts. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lady Helen Drummond
Director:
H.C. Potter
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Niven, Brian Aherne, Karen Morley, Henry Stephenson
28. Reserved for Ladies (1932)
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2
Reserved for Ladies
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Alexander Korda
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Diana Churchill, Leslie Howard, Elizabeth Allan, Benita Hume, George Grossmith
29. Désirée (1954)
10
2
Désirée
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Empress Josephine
Director:
Henry Koster
Genres:
History, Romance, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Jean Simmons, Marlon Brando, Carolyn Jones, Michael Rennie, Cameron Mitchell
30. The Price of Fear (1956)
10
2
The Price of Fear
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jessica Warren
Director:
Abner Biberman
Genres:
Thriller, Film-Noir, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Charles Drake, Warren Stevens, Lex Barker, Gia Scala
31. Wedding Rehearsal (1932)
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2
Wedding Rehearsal
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Alexander Korda
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Roland Young, John Loder, George Grossmith, Wendy Barrie,
32. Fascination (1931)
10
2
Fascination
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Miles Mander
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Madeleine Carroll, Carl Harbord, Kay Hammond, Dorothy Bartlam
33. Vagabond Violinist (1934)
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2
Vagabond Violinist
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Germaine Brissard
Director:
Bernard Vorhaus
Genres:
Drama, Musical
Star Cast:
Austin Trevor, Margot Grahame, John Garrick, Charles Carson
34. For the Love of Mike (1932)
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2
For the Love of Mike
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Monty Banks
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bobby Howes, Constance Shotter, Arthur Riscoe, Renée Macready
35. Affectionately Yours (1941)
11
2
Affectionately Yours
11
2

A foreign correspondent, who travels across the world in course of his work, is in the habit of getting involved with the local ladies. While in Lisbon, he comes to know that his wife back home has found somebody else and is divorcing him. Panicked, he rushes back home, unaware that his conquest from Lisbon is also following him.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Sue Mayberry
Director:
Lloyd Bacon
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Alexis Smith, Hattie McDaniel, Rita Hayworth, Dennis Morgan, George Tobias, Ralph Bellamy
36. The Lion Has Wings (1939)
9
2
The Lion Has Wings
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Richardson
Director:
Adrian Brunel, Michael Powell, Brian Desmond Hurst
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Ralph Richardson, Flora Robson, Robert Douglas, June Duprez
37. Thunder in the East (1934)
9
2
Thunder in the East
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marquise Yorisaka
Director:
Viktor Tourjansky, Nicolas Farkas
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Charles Boyer, John Loder, Betty Stockfeld, Valéry Inkijinoff
38. The Three Passions (1928)
9
3
The Three Passions
9
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Rex Ingram
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alice Terry, Iván Petrovich, Shayle Gardner, Clare Eames
39. Over the Moon (1939)
9
2
Over the Moon
9
2

Over the Moon is a comedy film which revolves around Jane Benson, who runs a large family house in Yorkshire, although she just manages to make ends meet. She is in love with Freddie Jarvis, and she wants to get married to him. However, her life takes a turn when she finds out she has inherited eighteen million pounds.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jane Benson
Director:
William K. Howard, Thornton Freeland
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rex Harrison, Ursula Jeans, Robert Douglas, Louis Borel
40. Interval (1973)
9
2
Interval
PG
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Serena Moore
Director:
Daniel Mann
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Russ Conway, Charles Bateman, Robert Wolders, Claudio Brook
41. Night in Paradise (1946)
9
2
Night in Paradise
9
2

King Croesus of Lydia incurs the wrath of the sorceress Queen Attossa, because although he had promised to marry the latter, he chooses another woman instead.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Delarai
Director:
Arthur Lubin
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Julie London, Gale Sondergaard, Ray Collins, Turhan Bey, Thomas Gomez
42. The Lady from Boston (1951)
9
2
The Lady from Boston
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth Rockwell
Director:
Bernard Vorhaus
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Jim Gérald, Paul Henreid, Paul Bonifas, Maximilienne
43. Affair in Monte Carlo (1952)
8
1
Affair in Monte Carlo
8
1

The owner of a cafe, recalls his wealthy former lover, who had fallen in love with a man who was obsessed with gambling.

As:
Cast
Role:
Linda Venning
Director:
Victor Saville
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Richard Todd, Leo Genn, Stephen Murray, Peter Reynolds
44. Of Love and Desire (1963)
8
1
Of Love and Desire
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Katherine Beckmann
Director:
Richard Rush
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Steve Cochran, Steve Brodie, John Agar, Curd Jürgens
45. The W Plan (1930)
8
2
The W Plan
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Victor Saville
Genres:
Action, Adventure, War
Star Cast:
C.M. Hallard, George Merritt, Brian Aherne, Frederick Lloyd
46. Ebb Tide (1932)
11
2
Ebb Tide
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Arthur Rosson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Anna Lee, George Barraud, Chili Bouchier, Joan Barry, Vanda Gréville
47. Dans la vie tout s'arrange (1952)
10
2
Dans la vie tout s'arrange
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth Rockwell
Director:
Marcel Cravenne
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Charles Aznavour, Jim Gérald, Alexandre Rignault, Paul Henreid
48. Men of Tomorrow (1932)
10
2
Men of Tomorrow
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ysobel d'Aunay
Director:
Zoltan Korda, Leontine Sagan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Donat, Emlyn Williams, Joan Gardner, Maurice Braddell

TV Shows and Videos

Assignment Foreign Legion (1956)
Assignment Foreign Legion
As:
Cast
Role:
Host - War Correspondent / ... (unknown episodes)
Director:
Lance Comfort, Don Chaffey, Michael McCarthy, David MacDonald, Terence Fisher
Genres:
Adventure