The Golden Age of Hollywood

OKAY, SO WE HAVE OUR LISTS FOR THE ACTRESSES, SO LET'S LIST OUR TOP TWENTY FAVORITE ACTORS, GANG! I'LL LET YOU ALL START AND I'LL ADD MINE LATER! I CAN'T WAIT TO SEE YOUR INPUT!! HAVE FUN!

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1.Lon Chaney
2.John Wayne
3.Cary Grant
4.Kirk Douglas
5.Burt Lancaster
6.James Stewart
7.Henry Fonda
8.Spencer Tracy
9.Gary Cooper
10.Richard Widmark

I'll work on the other ten later.
Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Clint Eastwood, James Stewart, Steve McQueen, Cary Grant, Buster Keaton, Spencer Tracy, John Wayne, Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill, Lon Chaney Sr., Liam Neeson, Russell Crowe, Vincent Price, George Zucco, Moe Howard, Robert Ryan, Gary Cooper.
James Cagney
Carey Grant
Burt Lancaster
John Wayne
James Stuart
Humphrey Bogart
William Powell
Gregory Peck
Richard Widmark
Clark Gable
Alec Guiness
Peter Lorre
Glen Ford
Tyrone Power
Henry Fonda
John Barrymore
Lionel Barrymore
Spencer Tracy
Ronald Regan
William Holden
Oh no! Robert Mitchum missed.
How odd that it was so much easier to come up with twenty actresses than actors!

1. Clark Gable
2. William Powell
3. Cary Grant
4. James Stewart
5. George Brent
6. Spencer Tracy
7. Fred MacMurray
8. Fred Astaire
9. Robert Taylor
10. Fredric March
11. Dennis Morgan
12. Claude Rains
12. Frank Sinatra
13. Melvyn Douglas
14. Jeffrey Lynn
15. Henry Fonda
16. Joel McCrea
17. Glenn Ford
18. Walter Pidgeon
19. Franchot Tone
20. Lionel Barrymore
1 Spencer Tracy
2 Charles Laughton
3 Basil Rathbone
4 Jackie Gleason
5 Humphrey Bogart
6 James Stewart
7 Boris Karloff
8 Paul Newman
9 Clint Eastwood
10 Steve McQueen
11 Cary Grant
12 Bela Lugosi
13 Henry Fonda
14 Kirk Douglas
15 Lee Marvin
16 Ernest Borgnine
17 Lionel Barrymore
18 Dean Martin
19 Glenn Ford
20 Robert Duvall
This is the AFI list of Greatest male Stars of all time but hey what do THEY know?

1. Humphrey Bogart
2. Cary Grant
3. James Stewart
4. Marlon Brando
5. Fred Astaire
6. Henry Fonda
7. Clark Gable
8. James Cagney
9. Spencer Tracy
10. Charles Chaplin
11. Gary Cooper
12. Gregory Peck
13. John Wayne
14. Laurence Olivier
15. Gene Kelly
16. Orson Welles
17. Kirk Douglas
18. James Dean
19. Burt Lancaster
20. The Marx Brothers
21. Buster Keaton
22. Sidney Poitier
23. Robert Mitchum
24. Edward G. Robinson
25. William Holden
James Cagney is my favorite, but after that no particular order. I love them all!

1. James Cagney
2. Gary Cooper
3. Henry Fonda
4. William Powell
5. Ronald Colman
6. Joseph Cotten
7. Walter Pigeon
8. Lee Marvin
9. William Holden
10. John Wayne
11. Joel McCrae
12. Fred Astaire
13. Robert Mitchum
14. Van Johnson
15. Robert Duvall
16. Cary Grant
17. Fredric March
18. Fred MacMurray
19. Robert Donat
20. Buster Keaton

I'm never satisfied when I do these....I feel like I'm betraying all the other actors I love so much when I don't list them.
Glad you said "favorite" and not "best." :)

Cary Grant
Vincent Price
Peter Ustinov
Ray Milland
James Stewart
Alan Arkin
Marlon Brando
Robert Taylor
Lew Ayres
William Holden
James Cagney
Rock Hudson
Paul Newman
Robert Donat
George Murphy
William Powell
Anthony Perkins
Frederic March
Peter O'Toole
Gary Merrill
ROBERT MITCHUM, JAMES STEWART, JAMES GARNER, WILLIAM HOLDEN, GREGORY PECK,
CARY GRANT, JEFF BRIDGES, SPENCER TRACY, SEAN CONNERY, BURT LANCASTER, PAUL NEWMAN, TONY PERKINS, JAMES CAGNEY, ROCK HUDSON, FRED MCMURRAY, HENRY FONDA, GARY COOPER, EDWARD G. ROBINSON, JAMES MASON, JEREMY IRONS
Great Lists!! My faves: 1. Clark Gable, 2. Spencer Tracy, 3. Cary Grant, 4. Humphrey Bogart, 5. Gregory Peck, 6. Jimmy Stewart, 7. William Powell, 8. Gary Cooper, 9. Bela Lugosi, 10. Boris Karloff, 11. Vincent Price, 12. Charles Laughton, 13. Errol Flynn, 14. Tyrone Power, 15. Fred Astaire, 16. Hugh Grant, 17. Paul Newman, 18. Clint Eastwood, 19. James Dean, 20. The Three Stooges. :D
My faves:
1. Daniel Day-Lewis
2. Joaquin Phoenix
3. Gregory Peck
4. William Holden
5. Gerard Depardieu
6. Jean Gabin
7. Jean-Louis Barrault
8. Frederic March
9. Anton Walbrook
10. Dirk Bogarde
11. Joel McCrea
12.Cary Grant
13. Billy Bob Thornton
14. Jeff Bridges
15. Marlon Brando
16. Humphrey Bogart
17. Montgomery Clift
18. James Cagney
19. James Stewart
20. Spencer Tracy

Actually, this isn't a ranking - I just wanted to make sure I listed 20. I guess Tracy and Brando are my equal favourites, but the top 2 remain my Top 2 and 3!!

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