The best movies with Doris Day

List of the 10 best movies starring Doris Day, order based on the average from the IMDB, TMDB and Rotten Tomatoes ratings
Love Me or Leave Me
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Love Me or Leave Me

Role in movie: Ruth Etting
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tory of torch singer Ruth Etting's rise from 1920s taxi dancer to movie star, simultaneously aided and frustrated by Chicago mobster Marty Sydney's headstrong ways and pressure tactics

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The Pajama Game
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The Pajama Game

Role in movie: Katherine 'Babe' Williams
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mployees of the Sleeptite Pajama Factory are looking for a whopping seven-and-a-half cent an hour increase and they won't take no for an answer. Babe Williams is their feisty employee representative but she may have found her match in shop superintendent Sid Sorokin. When the two get together they wind up discussing a whole lot more than job actions! Written by A.L. Beneteau

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Romance on the High Seas
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Romance on the High Seas

Role in movie: Miss Georgia Garrett
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lvira is supposed to go on a cruise, but decides to stay home when she suspects her husband is cheating on her. Her husband suspects the same of his wife, and sends an investigator to spy on her on the cruise - but he is really spying on Elvira's husband.

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April in Paris
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April in Paris

Role in movie: Ethel S. 'Dynamite' Jackson
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n search of an emissary to represent the American theater at an arts expo in Paris, a State Department bureaucrat (Ray Bolger) invites Ethel Barrymore to appear -- too bad her invitation is sent to chorus girl Ethel "Dynamite" Jackson (Doris Day) instead! Not one to look a gift horse in the mouth, Miss Jackson hightails it to Paris -- with the bureaucrat in pursuit. A plethora of song-and-dance numbers ensues in this Sammy Cahn-scored musical.

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Pillow Talk
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Pillow Talk

Role in movie: Jan Morrow
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man and woman share a telephone line and despise each other, but then he has fun by romancing her with his voice disguised.

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By the Light of the Silvery Moon
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By the Light of the Silvery Moon

Role in movie: Marjorie Winfield
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equel to On Moonlight Bay. The trials and tribulations of the Winfield family in small town Indiana as Marjorie Winfield's boyfriend, William Sherman, returns from the Army after W.W.I. Bill & Marjorie's on-again, off-again provide the backdrop for other family issues, primarily brought on by little brother Wesley's overactive imagination and tall tales

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Midnight Lace
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Midnight Lace

Role in movie: Kit Preston
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his 1960 thriller, set in London, stars Doris Day as a wife who begins to unravel when she receives threatening telephone calls informing her she's soon to be murdered.

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It Happened to Jane
3

It Happened to Jane

Role in movie: Jane Osgood
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s the story of a widow, with two children, who raises lobsters in a small Maine town, who takes on a mighty railroad whose indifference had caused her to lose a shipment. She is assisted in her battle by smalltown lawyer/boyfriend

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The Man Who Knew Too Much
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The Man Who Knew Too Much

Role in movie: Jo McKenna
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hile attending a medical conference in Paris, American physician Dr. Ben McKenna, his wife, retired musical theater actress and singer Jo McKenna née Conway, and their adolescent son Hank McKenna decide to take a side trip to among other places Marrekesh, French Morocco. With a knife plunged into his back, Frenchman Louis Bernard, who the family met earlier in their bus ride into Marrakesh and who is now masquerading as an Arab, approaches Ben, cryptically whispering into Ben's ears that there will be an attempted assassination in London of a statesman, this news whispered just before Bernard dies. Ben is reluctant to provide any information of this news to the authorities because concurrently Hank is kidnapped by British couple, Edward and Lucy Drayton, who also befriended the McKennas in Marrakesh and who probably have taken Hank out of the country back to England. Whoever the unknown people the Draytons are working for have threatened to kill Hank if Ben divulges any information told to him by Bernard. With what little information they have on hand, Ben and Jo head to London to try and thwart the assassination attempt and more importantly find an alive and safe Hank. Scotland Yard is aware of some pieces to the puzzle, including the fact that Bernard was a French secret service agent and that there will be an assassination attempt on someone. They and the McKennas will have to work together as they hit a diplomatic roadblock, one that may be overcome with a special Jo Conway song.

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The West Point Story
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The West Point Story

Role in movie: Jan Wilson
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Broadway director helps the West Point cadets put on a show, aided by two lovely ladies and assorted complications.

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Doris Day

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Doris Day (born Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff; April 3, 1924) is an American actress and singer, and an outspoken animal rights activist since her retirement from show business. Her entertainment career began in the 1940s as a big band singer. In 1945 she had her first hit recording, "Sentimental Journey". In 1948, she appeared in her first film, Romance on the High Seas. During her entertainment career, she appeared in 39 films, recorded more than 650 songs, received an Academy Award nomination, won a Golden Globe and a Grammy Award, and, in 1989, received the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement in motion pictures. As of 2009, Day was the top-ranking female box office star of all time and ranked sixth among the top ten box office performers (male and female). Description above from the Wikipedia article Doris Day, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
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