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List of Stepin Fetchit Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Big Time (1929)
14
3
Big Time
14
3
Role:
Eli
Starring:
Josephine Dunn, Daphne Pollard, Mae Clarke, Lee Tracy
Directed By:
Kenneth Hawks
2. Innocents of Paris (1929)
12
2
Innocents of Paris
12
2
Starring:
Maurice Chevalier, George Fawcett, Russell Simpson, John Miljan, Sylvia Beecher
Directed By:
Richard Wallace
3. Steamboat Round the Bend (1935)
12
2
Steamboat Round the Bend
12
2

A Louisiana con man decides to enter a race with his steamboat, not only to win the prize but also to locate an eyewitness, who is crucial to exonerating his nephew, wrongly sentenced to death for murder. 

Starring:
Will Rogers, Irvin S. Cobb, Eugene Pallette, Anne Shirley
Directed By:
4. Bend of the River (1952)
12
2
Bend of the River
12
2

Bend of the River is a western adventure film which tells the story of Glyn McLyntock and his friend Cole, who are leading a group of homesteaders from Missouri to Oregon. As winter nears, they establish a settlement outside Portland, and look for food supplies. Things take a turn when they soon learn about a gold mining camp nearby.

Starring:
James Stewart, Rock Hudson, Frances Bavier, Julie Adams, Jay C. Flippen, Arthur Kennedy
Directed By:
Anthony Mann
5. Charlie Chan in Egypt (1935)
13
2
Charlie Chan in Egypt
13
2
Role:
Snowshoes
Starring:
Rita Hayworth, Warner Oland, Pat Paterson, Thomas Beck
Directed By:
Louis King
6. Love Is News (1937)
11
3
Love Is News
11
3

Love is News is a romantic comedy film, which tells the story of a prying newspaper reporter who goes after a rich heiress, to get an exclusive story with her. Annoyed with the articles that he published, she announces to the press that she is engaged to him. 

Starring:
Loretta Young, Don Ameche, Slim Summerville, Dudley Digges
Directed By:
Tay Garnett
7. The Sun Shines Bright (1953)
11
2
The Sun Shines Bright
11
2
Role:
Jeff Poindexter
Starring:
Patrick Wayne, Slim Pickens, John Russell, Russell Simpson, Charles Winninger
Directed By:
8. On the Avenue (1937)
11
2
On the Avenue
11
2
Starring:
George Barbier, Madeleine Carroll, Dick Powell, Alice Faye
Directed By:
Roy Del Ruth
9. A Tough Winter (1930)
11
2
A Tough Winter
11
2

Stepin Fetchit, a comedian, along with his friends, gets into a huge mess after they enter a taffy-pulling contest .

Starring:
Jackie Cooper, Mary Ann Jackson, Allen 'Farina' Hoskins, Norman 'Chubby' Chaney
Directed By:
Robert F. McGowan
10. One More Spring (1935)
11
2
One More Spring
11
2

One More Spring is a comedy drama film which revolves around three homeless and unemployed people who decide to live together at a maintenance shed at a Park, in order to avoid living on the streets.

Starring:
Janet Gaynor, Jane Darwell, Warner Baxter, Walter Woolf King
Directed By:
Henry King
11. Carolina (1934)
11
2
Carolina
11
2
Starring:
Shirley Temple, Lionel Barrymore, Janet Gaynor, Richard Cromwell
Directed By:
Henry King
12. Thru Different Eyes (1929)
11
2
Thru Different Eyes
11
2
Starring:
Earle Foxe, Edmund Lowe, Warner Baxter, Mary Duncan,
Directed By:
John G. Blystone
13. Dimples (1936)
11
2
Dimples
11
2

Set in mid nineteenth century New York, the story focuses on Dimples Appleby, a child street performer, who lives with her actor grandfather, unaware that he also has to pickpocket to provide for her. She discovers the truth while performing at the Drew family home and takes up the blame to protect him. Impressed, the Mrs. Drew opens her home to her, intending to give her a comfortable life. 

Role:
Cicero
Starring:
John Carradine, Shirley Temple, Frank Morgan, Helen Westley, Robert Kent
Directed By:
William A. Seiter
14. Helldorado (1935)
11
2
Helldorado
11
2
Starring:
Walter Brennan, Helen Jerome Eddy, Richard Arlen, James Gleason, Madge Evans
Directed By:
James Cruze
15. Swing High (1930)
11
2
Swing High
11
2
Starring:
Daphne Pollard, Helen Twelvetrees, Dorothy Burgess, Fred Scott
Directed By:
Joseph Santley
16. David Harum (1934)
11
2
David Harum
11
2

David Harum is a comedy film which takes us to a small town and tells the story of the rivalry between a horse-trading banker named David, and Perkins, a Church deacon.  

Role:
Sylvester Swifty
Starring:
Will Rogers, Louise Dresser, Evelyn Venable, Kent Taylor
Directed By:
James Cruze
17. 36 Hours to Kill (1936)
10
2
36 Hours to Kill
10
2

Duke and Jeanie Benson are an outlaw couple who are hiding out using fake identities in a calm suburban community. Duke reads in a newspaper about a sweepstakes winner who has not claimed his prize yet. Upon realizing that he has the winning ticket, he decides to board a train to Kansas City, to cash in the ticket.  

Role:
Flash
Starring:
Gloria Stuart, Douglas Fowley, Isabel Jewell, Brian Donlevy
Directed By:
Eugene Forde
18. Show Boat (1929)
10
2
Show Boat
TV-G
10
2
Starring:
Alma Rubens, Emily Fitzroy, Joseph Schildkraut, Otis Harlan, Laura La Plante
Directed By:
Arch Heath, Harry A. Pollard
19. Judge Priest (1934)
10
2
Judge Priest
10
2

Judge Priest is a comedy drama film which tells the story of Judge William Priest, a civil war veteran, who now presides over the court in Fairfield, Kentucky. He is well-known among the people for dispensing justice with humanity and common sense. His nephew Jerome is also interested in pursuing law as a career, and he has just returned home after passing the bar. He tries to rekindle his romance with Ellie, but she seems to have other interests now. Meanwhile, Mrs. Priest feels that Virginia, the daughter of Senator Horace Maydew, is going to be a better match for Jerome.

Starring:
Hattie McDaniel, Will Rogers, Henry B. Walthall, David Landau, Tom Brown
Directed By:
20. The County Chairman (1935)
10
3
The County Chairman
10
3
Starring:
Mickey Rooney, Will Rogers, Kent Taylor, Louise Dresser, Evelyn Venable
Directed By:
John G. Blystone
21. Zenobia (1939)
10
2
Zenobia
10
2

A Mississippi country doctor, Henry Tibbitt, is asked to treat a sick circus elephant, which gets attached to Henry and follows him everywhere. Henry’s daughter Mary, who hopes to marry Jeff Carter, is disliked by Jeff’s conceited mother. Mrs. Carter capitalizes on the elephant’s affection to demonstrate that the unconventional Tibbitts are unsuitable for them, and instigates circus-owner to sue Henry Tibbitt. 

Starring:
Hattie McDaniel, Billie Burke, Alice Brady, Oliver Hardy, Harry Langdon
Directed By:
Gordon Douglas
22. Miracle in Harlem (1948)
10
2
Miracle in Harlem
10
2
Starring:
Sheila Guyse, William Greaves, Hilda Offley, Kenneth Freeman
Directed By:
Jack Kemp
23. Wild Horse (1931)
10
2
Wild Horse
10
2
Role:
Stepin
Starring:
Hoot Gibson, Alberta Vaughn, Edmund Cobb, Neal Hart
Directed By:
Richard Thorpe, Sidney Algier
24. The Prodigal (1931)
10
2
The Prodigal
10
2
Starring:
Roland Young, Esther Ralston, Purnell Pratt, Cliff Edwards
Directed By:
Harry A. Pollard
25. The World Moves On (1934)
10
2
The World Moves On
10
2

Richard Girard is part of a New Orleans family, who works closely with the English family, the Warburtons. Richard eventually gets married to Mary Warburton, but during the Great Depression, they face a lot of struggles.

Starring:
Louise Dresser, Reginald Denny, Madeleine Carroll, Franchot Tone
Directed By:
26. Marie Galante (1934)
9
2
Marie Galante
9
2

Marie is kidnapped and taken aboard a ship. However, she manages to escape, and begins a new life as a singer, in order to earn her safe passage back home. However, she gets involved in a plot to destroy the canal.

Starring:
Spencer Tracy, Ned Sparks, Helen Morgan, Ketti Gallian
Directed By:
Henry King
27. Amazing Grace (1974)
9
2
Amazing Grace
G
9
2
Starring:
James Karen, Moses Gunn, Rosalind Cash, Slappy White
Directed By:
Stan Lathan
28. Hearts in Dixie (1929)
9
2
Hearts in Dixie
9
2
Role:
Gummy
Starring:
Clarence Muse, Eugene Jackson, Dorothy Morrison, A.C.H. Billbrew
Directed By:
Paul Sloane
29. Stand Up and Cheer! (1934)
9
2
Stand Up and Cheer!
9
2

Stand Up and Cheer! is a 1934 American musical film, which revolves around the former US President Franklin Roosevelt, who in order to cheer out his people still suffering through the Depression, appoints a theatrical producer as the new Secretary of Amusement. 

Starring:
Shirley Temple, Warner Baxter, John Boles, Madge Evans
Directed By:
Hamilton MacFadden
30. The Galloping Ghost (1931)
9
2
The Galloping Ghost
9
2
Starring:
Francis X. Bushman Jr., Harold 'Red' Grange, Gwen Lee, Dorothy Gulliver,
Directed By:
B. Reeves Eason
31. Hot Tip (1935)
9
2
Hot Tip
9
2
Starring:
Zasu Pitts, James Gleason, Margaret Callahan, Russell Gleason
Directed By:
James Gleason, Ray McCarey
32. Salute (1929)
9
2
Salute
9
2

An army man and a navy man try to focus their rivalry on the big Army-Navy football game.

Role:
Smoke Screen
Starring:
John Wayne, Frank Albertson, Joyce Compton, George O'Brien, Helen Chandler
Directed By:
33. Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976)
8
2
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood
PG
8
2

Known for the large number of cameo appearances by Hollywood's golden age actors and actresses, the movie is loosely based on the film debut of Rin Tin Tin, a male German shepherd, who follows an aspiring actress to Hollywood; but himself becomes an international star. 

Starring:
Victor Mature, Ethel Merman, Johnny Weissmuller, Bruce Dern, Ron Leibman, Sterling Holloway, Zsa Zsa Gabor
Directed By:
Michael Winner
34. Big Timers (1945)
6
1
Big Timers
6
1
Role:
Porter / Specialty Act
Starring:
Francine Everett, Lou Swarz, Gertrude Saunders, Ed Hunter
Directed By:
Bud Pollard
35. Fox Movietone Follies of 1929 (1929)
11
2
Fox Movietone Follies of 1929
11
2
Starring:
Jackie Cooper, Arthur Stone, Lola Lane, Sharon Lynn
Directed By:
David Butler
36. Cameo Kirby (1930)
11
2
Cameo Kirby
11
2
Starring:
Robert Edeson, Myrna Loy, Douglas Gilmore, J. Harold Murray
Directed By:
Irving Cummings
37. His Exciting Night (1938)
10
2
His Exciting Night
10
2
Role:
Casper, the Baker Butler
Starring:
Charles Ruggles, Richard Lane, Maxie Rosenbloom, Marion Martin
Directed By:
Gus Meins
38. Fifty Roads to Town (1937)
10
2
Fifty Roads to Town
10
2
Starring:
Don Ameche, Ann Sothern, Slim Summerville, Jane Darwell
Directed By:
Norman Taurog
39. Bachelor of Arts (1934)
9
2
Bachelor of Arts
9
2
Starring:
Henry B. Walthall, Mae Marsh, Arline Judge, Tom Brown
Directed By:
Louis King
40. In Old Kentucky (1927)
9
2
In Old Kentucky
9
2
Starring:
Helene Costello, Edward Martindel, Wesley Barry, Dorothy Cumming, James Murray
Directed By:
John M. Stahl
41. The Ghost Talks (1929)
9
2
The Ghost Talks
9
2
Role:
Christopher Lee
Starring:
Earle Foxe, Carmel Myers, Helen Twelvetrees, Charles Eaton
Directed By:
Lewis Seiler
42. The Virginia Judge (1935)
6
1
The Virginia Judge
6
1
Role:
Spasm Johnson
Starring:
Walter C. Kelly, Robert Cummings, Marsha Hunt, Johnny Downs
Directed By:
Edward Sedgwick