Jean Harlow Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

City Lights

City Lights

(1931)
1
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Charles Chaplin
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Charles Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill, Florence Lee, Harry Myers, Garcia Al Ernest
Plot:

A Tramp falls in love with a blind flower girl and utilizes his occasional friendship with a wealthy alcoholic man to help her with her eye operation, but ends up in jail following an unfortunate mix-up. After being released, he finds out that the girl, now with eyesight restored, waits eagerly for her presumably wealthy and handsome benefactor.

1
1
Libeled Lady
TV-G

Libeled Lady

(1936)
6
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Gladys Benton
Director:
Jack Conway
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Hattie McDaniel, William Powell, Spencer Tracy, Myrna Loy, Walter Connolly
6
0
Dinner at Eight

Dinner at Eight

(1933)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Kitty Packard
Director:
George Cukor
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore, John Barrymore, Marie Dressler
4
0
Scarface
PG

Scarface

(1932)
2
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Howard Hawks, Richard Rosson
Genres:
Action, Film-Noir, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Paul Muni, Ann Dvorak, Karen Morley, Osgood Perkins
2
0
Hell's Angels

Hell's Angels

(1930)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Helen
Director:
Edmund Goulding, James Whale, Howard Hughes
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Ben Lyon, James Hall, John Darrow, Lucien Prival
1
0
The Public Enemy

The Public Enemy

(1931)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Gwen Allen
Director:
William A. Wellman
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Donald Cook, Edward Woods
2
0
Liberty

Liberty

(1929)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Leo McCarey
Genres:
Family, Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Hill, Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Tom Kennedy
0
0
Red Dust

Red Dust

(1932)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Vantine
Director:
Victor Fleming
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Clark Gable, Gene Raymond, Mary Astor, Donald Crisp
4
0
Chasing Husbands

Chasing Husbands

(1928)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
James Parrott
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Iris Adrian, Charley Chase, Edgar Kennedy, Kalla Pasha
0
0
Bombshell

Bombshell

(1933)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lola Burns
Director:
Victor Fleming
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Franchot Tone, Pat O'Brien, Frank Morgan, Lee Tracy
5
0
Close Harmony

Close Harmony

(1929)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
John Cromwell, A. Edward Sutherland
Genres:
Romance, Music
Star Cast:
Jack Oakie, Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Nancy Carroll
0
0
Beau Hunks

Beau Hunks

(1931)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
James W. Horne
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Broderick O'Farrell, James W. Horne, Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy
0
0
Why Be Good?

Why Be Good?

(1929)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
William A. Seiter
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Neil Hamilton, Colleen Moore, Bodil Rosing, John St. Polis
0
0
Wife vs. Secretary

Wife vs. Secretary

(1936)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Whitey
Director:
Clarence Brown
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, May Robson, George Barbier
5
0
Red Headed Woman

Red Headed Woman

(1932)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lillian 'Lil' / 'Red' Andrews Legendre
Director:
Jack Conway
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Lewis Stone, Leila Hyams, Una Merkel, Chester Morris
5
0
China Seas

China Seas

(1935)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
China Doll
Director:
Tay Garnett
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Action, Romance
Star Cast:
Clark Gable, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone, Rosalind Russell
3
0
Bacon Grabbers

Bacon Grabbers

(1929)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Kennedy
Director:
Lewis R. Foster
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Edgar Kennedy, Harry Bernard
0
0
The Love Parade

The Love Parade

(1929)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Ernst Lubitsch
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Eugene Pallette, Jeanette MacDonald, Maurice Chevalier, E.H. Calvert
0
0
Double Whoopee

Double Whoopee

(1929)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Swanky Blonde
Director:
Lewis R. Foster
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Chet Brandenburg, Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Ed Brandenburg
0
0
Platinum Blonde

Platinum Blonde

(1931)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Ann Schuyler
Director:
Frank Capra
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Reginald Owen, Loretta Young, Halliwell Hobbes, Robert Williams
3
0
Hold Your Man

Hold Your Man

(1933)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Ruby Adams
Director:
Sam Wood
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Clark Gable, Stuart Erwin, Dorothy Burgess, Muriel Kirkland
3
0
The Beast of the City
TV-14

The Beast of the City

(1932)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Daisy
Director:
Charles Brabin
Genres:
Crime, Film-Noir, Drama
Star Cast:
Mickey Rooney, Jean Hersholt, Wallace Ford, Walter Huston
Plot:

Jim Fitzpatrick, an upright and honest police chief, is striving to clean his city of gangsters, especially the gang of Sam Belmonte. Jim’s police-detective brother, Ed, gets involved with Daisy, a Belmonte gang mole. As he needs money to continue this relationship, Ed conspires with the gangsters resulting in deaths and corrupt practices, which forces Jim to turn into a vigilante. 

2
0
Saratoga

Saratoga

(1937)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Carol Clayton
Director:
Jack Conway
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Clark Gable, Lionel Barrymore, Frank Morgan, Walter Pidgeon
5
0
Reckless

Reckless

(1935)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Mona Leslie
Director:
Victor Fleming
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Mickey Rooney, Franchot Tone, William Powell, May Robson
Plot:

Musical on-stage star, Mona Leslie. marries Bob Harrison Jr., the president of S.A.M.L. or the Society for the Admiration of Mona Leslie, and gets embroiled in scandal after Bob’s suicide. Mona’s friend Ned Riley who is in love with her stands by her through everything. 

4
0
The Girl from Missouri

The Girl from Missouri

(1934)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Edith
Director:
Jack Conway, Sam Wood
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Franchot Tone, Lewis Stone, Lionel Barrymore, Patsy Kelly
Plot:

Eadie Chapman leaves Missouri to find a wealthy man to marry. Later she garners the attention of Frank Cousins and he offers her expensive gifts. Frank commits suicide due to bankruptcy and Eadie, a suspect is rescued by T.R. When T.R.’s son falls in love with Eadie, T.R. turns on Eadie. 

1
0
Three Wise Girls

Three Wise Girls

(1932)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Cassie Barnes
Director:
William Beaudine
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Walter Byron, Mae Clarke, Andy Devine, Marie Prevost
3
0
Suzy

Suzy

(1936)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Suzy Trent
Director:
George Fitzmaurice
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Franchot Tone, Lewis Stone, Cary Grant, Benita Hume
Plot:

American showgirl Suzanne Trent, looking to bait a wealthy man in London, falls in love with and marries hard-pressed inventor Terry Moore. When he is killed by a German spy, she escapes the scene fearing to be framed for the crime and eventually marries aristocratic French pilot Andre Charville, unaware that her first husband did not die.

3
0
Personal Property

Personal Property

(1937)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Crystal Wetherby
Director:
W.S. Van Dyke
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Reginald Owen, Robert Taylor, Una O'Connor, Henrietta Crosman
2
0
Riffraff

Riffraff

(1936)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Hattie Muller
Director:
J. Walter Ruben
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Mickey Rooney, Spencer Tracy, Una Merkel, Joseph Calleia
Plot:

Fisherman Dutch marries cannery worker Hattie, and quits his job to become the union leader; but a failed union strike leaves him jobless. Ashamed of his poverty, his pride makes him abandon Hattie, who then joins cannery boss Nick. As her love for Dutch never dies, she steals for him and gets a prison-term. Dutch, a changed person, waits for her return.  

3
0
The Saturday Night Kid

The Saturday Night Kid

(1929)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
A. Edward Sutherland
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Edna May Oliver, Clara Bow, James Hall, Jean Arthur
1
0
New York Nights

New York Nights

(1929)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Lewis Milestone
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Roscoe Karns, Gilbert Roland, Norma Talmadge, Lilyan Tashman
0
0
The Secret 6

The Secret 6

(1931)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Anne Courtland
Director:
George W. Hill
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Clark Gable, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone, Johnny Mack Brown, Jean Harlow
0
1
Iron Man

Iron Man

(1931)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Rose Mason
Director:
Tod Browning
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Miljan, Lew Ayres, Robert Armstrong, Edward Dillon
0
0
Goldie

Goldie

(1931)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Goldie
Director:
Benjamin Stoloff
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Spencer Tracy, Warren Hymer, Jesse De Vorska, Leila Karnelly
1
0
Moran of the Marines

Moran of the Marines

(1928)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Frank R. Strayer
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Roscoe Karns, E.H. Calvert, Richard Dix, Ruth Elder
0
0