Olivia de Havilland Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

The Heiress

The Heiress

(1949)
5
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Catherine Sloper
Director:
William Wyler
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Ralph Richardson, Miriam Hopkins, Montgomery Clift, Vanessa Brown
5
2
Gone with the Wind
TV-PG

Gone with the Wind

(1939)
5
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Sam Wood
Genres:
Romance, Drama, War, History
Star Cast:
Clark Gable, Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O'Neil, Vivien Leigh, Evelyn Keyes
Plot:

The beautiful but irritable Scarlett O'Hara attempts to convince Ashley Wilkes that she is a better choice than the cousin he is planning to marry, but instead draws the attention of Rhett Butler. Ravaged by the Civil War and an unrequited love, she engages in one doomed relationship to another to sustain herself while nurturing her pride.

5
2
The Adventures of Robin Hood
TV-G

The Adventures of Robin Hood

(1938)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Maid Marian
Director:
William Keighley, Michael Curtiz
Genres:
Romance, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Claude Rains, Errol Flynn, Patric Knowles, Basil Rathbone
2
0
Captain Blood

Captain Blood

(1935)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Arabella Bishop
Director:
Michael Curtiz
Genres:
Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Errol Flynn, Basil Rathbone, Ross Alexander, Lionel Atwill
4
0
The Snake Pit

The Snake Pit

(1948)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Virginia Stuart Cunningham
Director:
Anatole Litvak
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Celeste Holm, Leo Genn, Mark Stevens, Glenn Langan
5
0
It's Love I'm After
TV-G

It's Love I'm After

(1937)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Marcia West
Director:
Archie Mayo
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bette Davis, Leslie Howard, Patric Knowles, Eric Blore
3
0
Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte

Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte

(1964)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Miriam
Director:
Robert Aldrich
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Bette Davis, Joseph Cotten, Agnes Moorehead, Cecil Kellaway
3
0
To Each His Own

To Each His Own

(1946)
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Miss Josephine 'Jody' Norris
Director:
Mitchell Leisen
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Bill Goodwin, Mary Anderson, Roland Culver, Phillip Terry
2
1
In This Our Life

In This Our Life

(1942)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Roy Timberlake
Director:
John Huston
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bette Davis, George Brent, Dennis Morgan, Charles Coburn
3
0
Hold Back the Dawn

Hold Back the Dawn

(1941)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Emmy Brown
Director:
Mitchell Leisen
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Walter Abel, Charles Boyer, Paulette Goddard, Victor Francen
3
0
The Strawberry Blonde

The Strawberry Blonde

(1941)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Amy Lind
Director:
Raoul Walsh
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Carson, James Cagney, Alan Hale, Rita Hayworth
2
0
They Died with Their Boots On

They Died with Their Boots On

(1941)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth Bacon
Director:
Raoul Walsh
Genres:
Western, Biography, Romance, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Errol Flynn, Hattie McDaniel, Gene Lockhart, Arthur Kennedy
2
0
My Cousin Rachel

My Cousin Rachel

(1952)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Rachel Ashley
Director:
Henry Koster
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Richard Burton, George Dolenz, Ronald Squire, Audrey Dalton
4
0
Thank Your Lucky Stars

Thank Your Lucky Stars

(1943)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Olivia de Havilland
Director:
David Butler
Genres:
Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Eddie Cantor, Errol Flynn
2
0
Libel

Libel

(1959)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lady Margaret Loddon
Director:
Anthony Asquith
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Robert Morley, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Paul Massie, Dirk Bogarde
3
0
Dodge City

Dodge City

(1939)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Abbie Irving
Director:
Michael Curtiz
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Frank McHugh, Bruce Cabot
3
0
The Dark Mirror

The Dark Mirror

(1946)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Terry Collins / Ruth Collins
Director:
Robert Siodmak
Genres:
Film-Noir, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Richard Long, Thomas Mitchell, Lew Ayres, Charles Evans
4
0
Light in the Piazza

Light in the Piazza

(1962)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Meg Johnson
Director:
Guy Green
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
George Hamilton, Yvette Mimieux, Rossano Brazzi, Isabel Dean
4
0
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex

The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex

(1939)
1
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lady Penelope Gray
Director:
Michael Curtiz
Genres:
Romance, History, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Bette Davis, Errol Flynn, Donald Crisp, Alan Hale
1
2
The Proud Rebel

The Proud Rebel

(1958)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Linnett Moore
Director:
Michael Curtiz
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Cecil Kellaway, John Carradine, Dean Jagger, Alan Ladd
2
0
The Charge of the Light Brigade

The Charge of the Light Brigade

(1936)
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Elsa Campbell
Director:
Michael Curtiz
Genres:
War, Romance, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
David Niven, Nigel Bruce, Errol Flynn, Patric Knowles
1
1
Princess O'Rourke

Princess O'Rourke

(1943)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Maria
Director:
Norman Krasna
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Charles Coburn, Jack Carson, Jane Wyman, Robert Cummings
3
0
Lady in a Cage

Lady in a Cage

(1964)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Cornelia Hilyard
Director:
Walter Grauman
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
James Caan, Jennifer Billingsley, Rafael Campos, William Swan
2
0
A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

(1935)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Hermia - In Love with Lysander
Director:
William Dieterle, Max Reinhardt
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mickey Rooney, James Cagney, Ian Hunter, Verree Teasdale
0
1
The Great Garrick

The Great Garrick

(1937)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Germaine
Director:
James Whale
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Brian Aherne, Edward Everett Horton, Lana Turner, Lionel Atwill
0
1
Hard to Get

Hard to Get

(1938)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Margaret
Director:
Ray Enright
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Bonita Granville, Allen Jenkins, Dick Powell, Charles Winninger
1
0
The Male Animal
TV-G

The Male Animal

(1942)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ellen Turner
Director:
Elliott Nugent
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jack Carson, Eugene Pallette, Hattie McDaniel, Henry Fonda
0
1
Not as a Stranger

Not as a Stranger

(1955)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Kristina Hedvigson
Director:
Stanley Kramer
Genres:
Drama, Film-Noir, Romance
Star Cast:
Frank Sinatra, Robert Mitchum, Gloria Grahame, Broderick Crawford
0
1
Devotion

Devotion

(1946)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Charlotte Brontë
Director:
Curtis Bernhardt
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Paul Henreid, Ida Lupino, Sydney Greenstreet, Nancy Coleman
0
1
Four's a Crowd

Four's a Crowd

(1938)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lorri Dillingwell
Director:
Michael Curtiz
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Errol Flynn, Patric Knowles, Walter Connolly, Lana Turner
2
0
A Day at Santa Anita

A Day at Santa Anita

(1937)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Bobby Connolly
Genres:
Short, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Bette Davis, Sybil Jason, Marcia Ralston, Matthew 'Stymie' Beard, Joseph Crehan
0
0
My Love Came Back

My Love Came Back

(1940)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Amelia Cornell
Director:
Curtis Bernhardt
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Eddie Albert, Jeffrey Lynn, Charles Winninger, Jane Wyman
1
0
Anthony Adverse
TV-G

Anthony Adverse

(1936)
0
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Angela Guessippi
Director:
Mervyn LeRoy, Michael Curtiz
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Anita Louise, Donald Woods, Edmund Gwenn, Fredric March
0
2
Santa Fe Trail

Santa Fe Trail

(1940)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
'Kit Carson' Holliday
Director:
Michael Curtiz
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Adventure, Biography, History, Western, War
Star Cast:
Ronald Reagan, Errol Flynn, Alan Hale, Raymond Massey
1
0
Raffles

Raffles

(1939)
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Gwen
Director:
William Wyler, Sam Wood
Genres:
History, Adventure, Drama, Crime, Romance, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
David Niven, May Whitty, Dudley Digges, Douglas Walton
1
1
Gold Is Where You Find It

Gold Is Where You Find It

(1938)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Serena Ferris
Director:
Michael Curtiz
Genres:
Drama, Western, History, Romance
Star Cast:
Margaret Lindsay, Claude Rains, George Brent, John Litel
0
1
The Irish in Us
TV-G

The Irish in Us

(1935)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lucille Jackson
Director:
Lloyd Bacon
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
James Cagney, Allen Jenkins, Frank McHugh, Pat O'Brien
0
0
Wings of the Navy

Wings of the Navy

(1939)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Irene Dale
Director:
Lloyd Bacon
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
George Brent, Frank McHugh, John Litel, John Payne
1
0
Alibi Ike

Alibi Ike

(1935)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Dolly Stevens
Director:
Ray Enright
Genres:
Sport, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Joe E. Brown, Roscoe Karns, Ruth Donnelly, William Frawley
0
1
The Well-Groomed Bride

The Well-Groomed Bride

(1946)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Margie Dawson
Director:
Sidney Lanfield
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Ray Milland, James Gleason, Constance Dowling, Sonny Tufts
0
1
The Ambassador's Daughter

The Ambassador's Daughter

(1956)
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Joan Fisk
Director:
Norman Krasna
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Myrna Loy, Adolphe Menjou, John Forsythe, Tommy Noonan
1
1
Call It a Day

Call It a Day

(1937)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Catherine 'Cath' Hilton
Director:
Archie Mayo
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Anita Louise, Ian Hunter, Roland Young, Alice Brady
0
1
Airport '77
PG

Airport '77

(1977)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Emily Livingston
Director:
Jerry Jameson
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
James Stewart, Jack Lemmon, Lee Grant, Brenda Vaccaro, Joseph Cotten
1
0
Government Girl

Government Girl

(1943)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth 'Smokey' Allard
Director:
Dudley Nichols
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
James Dunn, Anne Shirley, Sonny Tufts, Jess Barker
1
0
Pope Joan
PG

Pope Joan

(1972)
0
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Anderson
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Maximilian Schell, Liv Ullmann, Jeremy Kemp, Natasa Nicolescu
0
1
That Lady

That Lady

(1955)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ana de Mendoza
Director:
Terence Young
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Christopher Lee, Gilbert Roland, Paul Scofield, Françoise Rosay
0
1
The Fifth Musketeer
PG

The Fifth Musketeer

(1979)
0
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Annakin
Genres:
Action, Romance, Adventure
Star Cast:
Ian McShane, Lloyd Bridges, Alan Hale Jr., Ursula Andress
0
1
The Adventurers
PG

The Adventurers

(1970)
0
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Lewis Gilbert
Genres:
Thriller, Romance, Drama, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Candice Bergen, Alan Badel, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Aznavour
0
1
The Swarm
PG

The Swarm

(1978)
1
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maureen Schuester
Director:
Irwin Allen
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Katharine Ross, Richard Chamberlain, Henry Fonda
1
2

TV Movie(s)

The Screaming Woman

The Screaming Woman

(1972)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Wynant
Director:
Jack Smight
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Horror
Star Cast:
Joseph Cotten, Ed Nelson, Walter Pidgeon, Laraine Stephens
2
0
The Royal Romance of Charles and Diana

The Royal Romance of Charles and Diana

(1982)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
The Queen Mother Queen Elizabeth
Director:
Peter Levin
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Elisabeth Shue, Ray Milland, Dana Wynter, Catherine Oxenberg
0
1
Murder Is Easy

Murder Is Easy

(1982)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Honoria Waynflete
Director:
Claude Whatham
Genres:
Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Bill Bixby, Lesley-Anne Down, Helen Hayes, Jonathan Pryce
1
0
Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna

Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna

(1986)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Dowager Empress Maria
Director:
Marvin J. Chomsky
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Biography
Star Cast:
Christian Bale, Amy Irving, Susan Lucci, Rex Harrison
1
0
The Woman He Loved

The Woman He Loved

(1988)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Aunt Bessie Merryman
Director:
Charles Jarrott
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Wilkinson, Jane Seymour, Anthony Andrews, Lucy Gutteridge
1
0

TV Shows and Videos

ABC Stage 67

ABC Stage 67 (1966)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ted Kotcheff, Stanley Prager
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Dustin Hoffman, Connie Stevens, Cliff Robertson, Alan Arkin, Lee Grant
Roots: The Next Generations

Roots: The Next Generations (1979)

As:
Cast
Director:
John Erman, Charles S. Dubin
Genres:
Drama, War, History
Star Cast:
Andy Griffith, Dorian Harewood, Debbi Morgan, Paul Koslo, Stan Shaw
The Big Valley

The Big Valley (1965)

As:
Cast
Director:
Virgil W. Vogel, Bernard McEveety, Paul Henreid, Arnold Laven, Joe Mazzuca
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Adam West, Richard Long, Peter Breck, Lee Majors, Linda Evans
North and South, Book II

North and South, Book II (1986)

As:
Cast
Director:
Kevin Connor
Genres:
Romance, War, Drama, History
Star Cast:
James Stewart, Kirstie Alley, David Carradine, Philip Casnoff, Mary Crosby
The Danny Thomas Hour

The Danny Thomas Hour (1967)

As:
Cast
Director:
Danny Thomas, Richard C. Sarafian, Robert Gist, Alan Handley, Buddy Bregman
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Danny Thomas, Joan Collins, Bing Crosby, Jerry Lewis
The Love Boat
TV-G

The Love Boat (1977)

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Kinon, Roger Duchowny, Robert Scheerer, Allen Baron, Ted Lange
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, Adam West, Andy Griffith, Corey Feldman, Gavin MacLeod

Olivia de Havilland Awards

Academy Awards
The Heiress Best Actress in a Leading Role 1950
To Each His Own Best Actress in a Leading Role 1947
Golden Globe Awards
Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television 1987
The Heiress Best Actress 1950