The Best Movies of 1992 Films
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The Best Movies of 1992

List Criteria: Movies must have been released in theatres in 1992

A list of the best movies of 1992, from children's movies like Aladdin to action movies like Under Siege. The '90s were a decade where Hollywood thrived. In were new stars and big blockbusters and 1992 was no exception. Some the best movies of this year are some of the best teen, coming of age, adventure, comedies and dramas in history. The films on here are very memorable and had audiences on the edges of their seats, and still pack a punch so many years aft they were first released. You shouldn't be too surprised by the movies listed on here.

As stated before, some of the best comedy movies of the decade were released in 1992. Who could forget Wayne's World with Mike Myers and Dana Carvey, Sister Act with Whoopi Goldberg, and of course, A League Of Their Own starring Tom Hanks and Rosie O'Donnell. And let's not forget about the hilarious White Men Can't Jump with Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson?

The best movies of 1992 featured some of the biggest stars in the movie business. Whether it was the aforementioned stars continuing their success or the breakout performances featured in Reservoir Dogs, or established stars like Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito and Michelle Pfeiffer in Batman Returns and Al Pacino in Scent of a Woman.

Some of the best movies of all time were released in 1992. This is the ultimate list of the best movies of 1992, which shouldn't feature the best movies of 1991. Vote and re-rank this list according to how you think the best movies of that year should be reflected. If you notice that there's a movie from this year that should be on this list but is missing, feel free to add it.
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  1. 1
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    Quentin Tarantino More
    96
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    most listed
    A Few Good Men

    Rob Reiner More
    91
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    Michael Mann More
    84
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    the people's #1
    Scent of a Woman

    Martin Brest More
    84
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    Gary Sinise More
    76
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    Paul Verhoeven More
    71
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    Francis Ford Coppola More
    71
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    Penelope Spheeris More
    69
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    Danny DeVito More
    69
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    Clint Eastwood More
    68
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    Jonathan Lynn More
    60
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    Tim Burton More
    59
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    Ron Shelton More
    58
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    Richard Donner More
    57
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    Robert Redford More
    56
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    Under Siege

    Andrew Davis More
    56
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    Phillip Noyce More
    55
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    Robert Zemeckis More
    55
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    Penny Marshall More
    55
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    James Foley More
    53
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    George Miller More
    52
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    Spike Lee More
    51
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    John Musker, Ron Clements More
    50
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    Phil Alden Robinson More
    44
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    Bernard Rose More
    44
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    Kevin Hooks More
    44
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    Sam Raimi More
    43
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    Les Mayfield More
    43
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    Geoffrey Wright More
    43
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    David Fincher More
    41
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    Baz Luhrmann More
    40
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    Robert Altman More
    40
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    Abel Ferrara More
    39
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    Ernest R. Dickerson More
    38
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    Curtis Hanson More
    38
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    Randall Miller More
    36
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    Bill Kroyer More
    36
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    Emile Ardolino More
    36
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    Mick Jackson More
    35
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    Andrew Bergman More
    35
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    Paul Michael Glaser More
    34
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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    Fran Rubel Kuzui More
    34
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    Richard Pearce More
    34
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    Ridley Scott More
    34
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    Stephen Milburn Anderson More
    34
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    Arthur Hiller More
    34
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    Jonathan Lynn More
    33
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    Neil Jordan More
    33
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    Reginald Hudlin More
    32
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    The Muppet Christmas Carol

    Brian Henson More
    32
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