Highest Rated Titles With Janet Gaynor

1. Hedda Hopper's Hollywood (1960 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

A look at the past, present and future of Hollywood as seen through the eyes of the movie columnist.

2. Sunrise (1927)
94 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A married farmer falls under the spell of a slatternly woman from the city, who tries to convince him to drown his wife.

3. Hollywood (1980 TV Mini-Series)
60 min | Documentary, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The definitive documentary about the American silent film industry.

4. Person to Person (1953–1961)
30 min | Documentary, News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
5. Hollywood (1980– )
Episode: The Man with the Megaphone (1980)
60 min | Documentary, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
6. Hollywood (1980– )
Episode: End of an Era (1980)
60 min | Documentary, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
7. Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925)
143 min | Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A Jewish prince seeks to find his family and revenge himself upon his childhood friend who had him wrongly imprisoned.

8. Lucky Star (1929)
90 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Mary, a poor farm girl, meets Tim just as word comes that war has been declared. Tim enlists in the army and goes to the battlefields of Europe, where he is wounded and loses the use of his... See full summary »

9. 7th Heaven (1927)
110 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A street cleaner saves a young woman's life, and the pair slowly fall in love until war intervenes.

10. The 50th Annual Academy Awards (1978 TV Special)
Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
11. A Star Is Born (1937)
111 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, but achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him.

12. Lux Video Theatre (1950–1959)
30 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Live dramatic shows featuring Hollywood stars. Initially, the show was a 30-minute weekly show but when it moved to NBC in August 1954, the show was extended to 60-minutes and the plays ... See full summary »

13. Street Angel (1928)
102 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A woman on the run from the law finds her past catching up to her just as she is on the verge of true happiness.

14. This Is Your Life (1971–1973)
30 min | Biography, Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
15. The Beautiful Cheat (1926)
70 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
16. The Young in Heart (1938)
90 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Thrown out of the Riviera, a family of grifters meets a lonely, vulnerable rich old woman and insinuate themselves into her life while they sponge off her.

17. High Society Blues (1930)
102 min | Musical, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
18. Skinner's Dress Suit (1926)
70 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Honey Skinner is proud of her successful husband. When he tells her he's going to ask for a raise, she knows he'll get it. He asks his boss just as their big client announces he's not ... See full summary »

19. Servants' Entrance (1934)
88 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
20. Medallion Theatre (1953–1954)
30 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
21. The 25th Annual Academy Awards (1953 TV Special)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The first television broadcast of the annual motion picture awards ceremony.

22. Tess of the Storm Country (1932)
80 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

When Captain Howland decides that his daughter Tess is getting a bit to old to continue to go to sea with him, they move into a small cottage on the coast of Maine, but not for long. A ... See full summary »

23. State Fair (1933)
99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An Iowa family finds adventure, love, and heartbreak, when they spend a week at the state fair.

24. 4 Devils (1928)
100 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
25. Happy Days (1929)
80 min | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Margie, singer on a showboat, decides to try her luck in New York inspite of being in love with the owners grandson. She is successful, but suddenly she hears that the showboat is in deep ... See full summary »

26. The 29th Annual Academy Awards (1957 TV Special)
Documentary, Family
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28. All Wet (1924)
10 min | Short, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Jimmie Jump is a boarding house resident who receives a telegram telling him to pick up an important shipment at the train station at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday. No good deed goes unpunished, ... See full summary »

29. Sunnyside Up (1929)
121 min | Comedy, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Molly and Bee, sweet young 'working girls,' live in a cheap room over a New York grocery store. Molly's idol, wealthy Jack Cromwell, lives in a Long Island mansion but is markedly less ... See full summary »

30. Daddy Long Legs (1931)
80 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Wealthy Jervis Pendleton acts as benefactor for orphan Judy Abbott, anonymously sponsoring her in her boarding school. But as she grows up, he finds himself falling in love with her, and ... See full summary »

31. Small Town Girl (1936)
106 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Kay is a girl living in a small rural town whose life is just too dull and repetitious to bear. One night, she meets young, handsome, and rich Bob Dakin, who asks her for directions while ... See full summary »

32. Carolina (1934)
85 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

During Civil War Reconstruction, the Connelly family is romantically restored to their former glory when Will Connelly marries a Yankee farm girl, Joanna Tate, despite the objects of his ... See full summary »

33. One More Spring (1935)
87 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
34. The Farmer Takes a Wife (1935)
91 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Charming love story set on the Erie Canal in the mid-19th Century. A farmer works on the canal to earn money to buy a farm. He meets a cook on a canal boat, but she can't even consider ... See full summary »

35. Adorable (1933)
88 min | Musical, Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Janet Gaynor plays a rebellious princess who must try to marry the man she loves, instead of the stuffy old prince her parents want her to marry. But will this ordinary man love her back ... See full summary »

36. Lazy Lightning (1926)
50 min | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
37. Ladies in Love (1936)
97 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Three working girls in Budapest pool their resources to get a better apartment and impress their dates. One dates a nobleman and, learning of her rejection by him, considers poison. Another... See full summary »

38. Three Loves Has Nancy (1938)
70 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A small-town country homebody goes to New York to find her missing fiancé and gets romantically involved with two sophisticated men.

39. The Plastic Age (1925)
73 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Hugh Carver is an athletic star and a freshman at Prescott College. He falls in love with Cynthia Day, a popular girl who loves to go to parties. He finds that it is impossible to please ... See full summary »

40. The First Year (1932)
80 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
41. The Crook Buster (1925)
20 min | Short, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Writer: Leigh Jason |  Director: William Wyler |  Stars: Jack Mower, Janet Gaynor
42. Bernardine (1957)
95 min | Comedy, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

High school students enter a fictional woman's name (bernardine mudd) in a contest. The contestant wins and hilarity ensues.

43. Change of Heart (1934)
77 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Catherinde and Mack and their close friends Chris and Madge graduate from a West Coast college and fly to New York City to find work.

45. Delicious (1931)
106 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A comic group of Europeans coming to the USA have romantic and immigration troubles.

46. The Love Boat (1977–1987)
60 min | Comedy, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The romantic and comic tales of the passengers and crew of the cruise ship, Pacific Princess.

47. General Electric Theater (1953–1962)
30 min | Comedy, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
48. The 43rd Annual Academy Awards (1971 TV Special)
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49. Paddy the Next Best Thing (1933)
75 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
50. The Horse Trader (1927)
20 min | Short, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Writer: Brandt Riley |  Director: William Wyler |  Stars: Fred Gilman, Nancy Drexel, Janet Gaynor