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List of Will Rogers Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. If I Forget You (1940)
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2
If I Forget You
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2

As a tribute to Will Rogers, popular American stage and film actor and  vaudeville performer, Judy Garland sings the song If I Forget You.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Will Rogers (uncredited) (archiveFootage)
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Judy Garland, Bette Davis, Kay Kyser, Judy Garland
2. Lightnin' (1930)
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2
Lightnin'
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lightnin' Bill Jones
Director:
Henry King
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Louise Dresser, Jason Robards Sr., Joel McCrea, Helen Cohan
3. The Ropin' Fool (1922)
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2
The Ropin' Fool
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
'Ropes' Reilly (the ropin' fool)
Director:
Clarence G. Badger
Genres:
Short, Comedy, Western
Star Cast:
Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams, Irene Rich, John Ince, Russ Powell
4. Jus' Passin' Through (1923)
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2
Jus' Passin' Through
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jubilo
Director:
Charley Chase
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Noah Young, Billy Engle, Marie Mosquini, Earl Mohan
5. Doubling for Romeo (1921)
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2
Doubling for Romeo
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2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Sam Cody / Romeo
Director:
Clarence G. Badger
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Raymond Hatton, Sidney Ainsworth, Sylvia Breamer, Al Hart
6. Steamboat Round the Bend (1935)
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2
Steamboat Round the Bend
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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. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Doctor John Pearly
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Stepin Fetchit, Irvin S. Cobb, Eugene Pallette, Anne Shirley
7. Uncensored Movies (1923)
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2
Uncensored Movies
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lem Skagwillow
Director:
Roy Clements
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ena Gregory, George Rowe, Marie Mosquini, Earl Mohan
8. Life Begins at 40 (1935)
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2
Life Begins at 40
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kenesaw H. Clark
Director:
George Marshall
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sterling Holloway, Jane Darwell, George Barbier, Richard Cromwell, Rochelle Hudson
9. Don't Park There (1924)
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2
Don't Park There
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Fred Guiol
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Marie Mosquini
10. Happy Days (1929)
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2
Happy Days
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Benjamin Stoloff
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Betty Grable, Janet Gaynor, Victor McLaglen, Charles E. Evans
11. Jubilo, Jr. (1924)
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2
Jubilo, Jr.
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert F. McGowan
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Mickey Daniels, Allen 'Farina' Hoskins, Mary Kornman, Joe Cobb
12. State Fair (1933)
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2
State Fair
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2

Based on the eponymous novel by Phil Stong, the film is the first of three released versions. The story follows four members of a farmer family preparing for a visit to the State Fair; the parents hoping to win prizes for their boar and pickles and the children looking for romance. While they all have a grand time at the fir site, something they did not plan also takes place.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Abel Frake
Director:
Henry King
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Janet Gaynor, Sally Eilers, Lew Ayres, Norman Foster
13. With Will Rogers in Dublin (1927)
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2
With Will Rogers in Dublin
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2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Carl Stearns Clancy
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
William Cosgrave
14. Young as You Feel (1931)
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2
Young as You Feel
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lemuel Morehouse
Director:
Frank Borzage
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lucien Littlefield, Fifi D'Orsay, Don Dillaway, Terrance Ray
15. Doubting Thomas (1935)
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2
Doubting Thomas
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2

A Hollywood agent visits a small town where many of the residents are aspiring actors. He meets one of them, whose name is Peggy, a beautician, but her father forbids her to pursue acting as a career. Soon, the whole town gets together to plan a play, and Peggy along with her mother, who also wanted to be an actress, join forces to work on their dream.

As:
Cast
Role:
Thomas Brown
Director:
David Butler
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sterling Holloway, Billie Burke, Alison Skipworth, Andrew Tombes
16. In Old Kentucky (1935)
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2
In Old Kentucky
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Steve Tapley
Director:
George Marshall
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Charles Sellon, Dorothy Wilson, Russell Hardie, Louise Henry
17. Too Busy to Work (1932)
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2
Too Busy to Work
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jubilo
Director:
John G. Blystone
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Frederick Burton, Marian Nixon, Charles Middleton, Dick Powell
18. Doctor Bull (1933)
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2
Doctor Bull
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2

A small-town maverick doctor finds himself in a fix when he fails to save a young girl. With the locals turned against him, he must contain a typhoid outbreak to prove his mettle. The iconic Will Rogers plays Dr Bull in this comedy from the 1930s.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. George 'Doc' Bull
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Marian Nixon, Vera Allen, Howard Lally, Berton Churchill
19. A Connecticut Yankee (1931)
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2
A Connecticut Yankee
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hank Martin
Director:
David Butler
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Brandon Hurst, William Farnum, Frank Albertson, Maureen O'Sullivan
20. David Harum (1934)
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2
David Harum
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
David Harum
Director:
James Cruze
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Stepin Fetchit, Louise Dresser, Evelyn Venable, Kent Taylor
21. The County Chairman (1935)
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2
The County Chairman
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jim Hackler
Director:
John G. Blystone
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mickey Rooney, Stepin Fetchit, Kent Taylor, Louise Dresser, Evelyn Venable
22. Business and Pleasure (1932)
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2
Business and Pleasure
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Earl Tinker
Director:
David Butler
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jetta Goudal, Joel McCrea, Dorothy Peterson, Peggy Ross
23. Judge Priest (1934)
12
2
Judge Priest
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Judge Priest
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Hattie McDaniel, Stepin Fetchit, Henry B. Walthall, David Landau, Tom Brown
24. Ambassador Bill (1931)
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2
Ambassador Bill
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bill Harper
Director:
Sam Taylor
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ray Milland, Greta Nissen, Marguerite Churchill, Tad Alexander
25. Mr. Skitch (1933)
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2
Mr. Skitch
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Ira Skitch
Director:
James Cruze
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Zasu Pitts, Harry Green, Rochelle Hudson, Florence Desmond
26. Down to Earth (1932)
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3
Down to Earth
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3
As:
Cast
Role:
Pike Peters
Director:
David Butler
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Irene Rich, Matty Kemp, Dorothy Jordan, Mary Carlisle
27. Jubilo (1919)
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2
Jubilo
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jubilo
Director:
Clarence G. Badger
Genres:
Western, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Willard Louis, Josie Sedgwick, Charles K. French, Jim Mason
28. They Had to See Paris (1929)
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3
They Had to See Paris
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Pike Peters
Director:
Frank Borzage
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Irene Rich, Owen Davis Jr., Marguerite Churchill, Fifi D'Orsay
29. The Cake Eater (1924)
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2
The Cake Eater
9
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
J.A. Howe
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Joe Bordeaux, Billy Engle, Marie Mosquini, Al Forbes
30. Tiptoes (1927)
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2
Tiptoes
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Uncle Hen Kaye
Director:
Herbert Wilcox
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Dorothy Gish, Jack Cardiff, Ivy Ellison, Annie Esmond
31. Two Wagons: Both Covered (1924)
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2
Two Wagons: Both Covered
8
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Bill Bunian / Joe Jackson
Director:
J.A. Howe, Rob Wagner
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Marie Mosquini, Earl Mohan, Charles Lloyd, Elmo Billings
32. Handy Andy (1934)
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2
Handy Andy
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Andrew Yates
Director:
David Butler
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Peggy Wood, Paul Harvey, Mary Carlisle, Frank Melton
33. Stand Up and Cheer! (1934)
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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. 

As:
Writer
Director:
Hamilton MacFadden
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Shirley Temple, Stepin Fetchit, Warner Baxter, John Boles, Madge Evans
34. Roaming the Emerald Isle with Will Rogers (1927)
9
2
Roaming the Emerald Isle with Will Rogers
9
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Carl Stearns Clancy
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Cal Tinney, William Cosgrave
35. The Headless Horseman (1922)
8
1
The Headless Horseman
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ichabod Crane
Director:
Edward D. Venturini
Genres:
Drama, Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Lois Meredith, Charles E. Graham, Ben Hendricks Jr., Mary Foy
36. A Texas Steer (1927)
7
1
A Texas Steer
7
1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Cattle Brander
Director:
Richard Wallace
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sam Hardy, Louise Fazenda, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Ann Rork
37. So This Is London (1930)
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2
So This Is London
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hiram Draper
Director:
John G. Blystone
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Irene Rich, Frank Albertson, Maureen O'Sullivan, Lumsden Hare
38. Honest Hutch (1920)
11
2
Honest Hutch
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hutch
Director:
Clarence G. Badger
Genres:
Western, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mary Alden, Tully Marshall, Nick Cogley, Priscilla Bonner
39. Jes' Call Me Jim (1920)
11
2
Jes' Call Me Jim
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jim Fenton
Director:
Clarence G. Badger
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Raymond Hatton, Irene Rich, Lionel Belmore, Jimmy Rogers
40. The Cowboy Sheik (1924)
10
2
The Cowboy Sheik
10
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Two Straw Bill
Director:
J.A. Howe
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Billy Engle, Marie Mosquini, Earl Mohan, Helen Gilmore
41. Going to Congress (1924)
9
2
Going to Congress
9
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Alfalfa Doolittle
Director:
Rob Wagner
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Jack Ackroyd, Marie Mosquini, Molly Thompson, Lassie Lou Ahern