William Powell Ranked

Didn’t realize how much of Powell’s filmography I had already watched, so I decided to rank it as I seek to complete it. Ranked by a combination of film quality, Powell’s performance, and personal enjoyment.

Films where Powell is featured only briefly or as part of a documentary/anthology are at the bottom

  • The Thin Man

    1

  • My Man Godfrey

    2

  • Mister Roberts

    3

  • Jewel Robbery

    4

  • Libeled Lady

    5

  • One Way Passage

    6

  • Manhattan Melodrama

    7

  • The Ex-Mrs. Bradford

    8

  • Double Wedding

    9

  • The Thin Man Goes Home

    10

  • Another Thin Man

    11

  • The Great Ziegfeld

    12

  • The Kennel Murder Case

    13

  • I Love You Again

    14

  • Crossroads

    15

  • Evelyn Prentice

    16

  • The Last of Mrs. Cheyney

    17

  • Song of the Thin Man

    18

  • Shadow of the Thin Man

    19

  • Reckless

    20

  • Love Crazy

    21

  • Double Harness

    22

  • After the Thin Man

    23

  • Fashions of 1934

    24

  • Lawyer Man

    25

  • High Pressure

    26

  • The Key

    27

  • Man of the World

    28

  • The Girl Who Had Everything

    29

  • The Romance of Celluloid

    30

  • The Miracle of Sound

    31

  • From the Ends of the Earth

    32