The Best Movies of 1992

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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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    A Few Good Men is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies of 1992

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    A Few Good Men Tom Cruise, Demi Moore, Jack Nicholson

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    Reservoir Dogs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Reservoir Dogs Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

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    Unforgiven is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Unforgiven Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Gene Hackman

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    The Last of the Mohicans is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    The Last of the Mohicans Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Pete Postlethwaite

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    Bram Stoker's Dracula is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Bram Stoker's Dracula Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder

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    Batman Returns is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Batman Returns Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, Danny DeVito

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    My Cousin Vinny is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    My Cousin Vinny Marisa Tomei, Joe Pesci, Ralph Macchio

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    Wayne's World is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Wayne's World Alice Cooper, Mike Myers, Rob Lowe

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    A League of Their Own is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    A League of Their Own Madonna, Tom Hanks, Rosie O'Donnell

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    Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Aladdin Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried, Frank Welker

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    Basic Instinct is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Basic Instinct Sharon Stone, Michael Douglas, Jeanne Tripplehorn

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    Scent of a Woman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies of 1992

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    Scent of a Woman Al Pacino, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Gabrielle Anwar

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    Of Mice and Men is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Of Mice and Men John Malkovich, Gary Sinise, Sherilyn Fenn

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    Malcolm X is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Malcolm X Denzel Washington, Al Sharpton, Nelson Mandela

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    Hoffa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Hoffa Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Tim Burton

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    Glengarry Glen Ross is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Glengarry Glen Ross Al Pacino, Alec Baldwin, Kevin Spacey

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    Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Donald Trump, Macaulay Culkin, Tim Curry

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    Patriot Games is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies of 1992

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    Patriot Games Harrison Ford, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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    Under Siege is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Under Siege Steven Seagal, Tommy Lee Jones, Gary Busey

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    Sister Act is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Sister Act Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Harvey Keitel

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    A River Runs Through It is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    A River Runs Through It Brad Pitt, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Robert Redford

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    Death Becomes Her is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Death Becomes Her Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn

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    Lethal Weapon 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Lethal Weapon 3 Mel Gibson, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo

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    White Men Can't Jump is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    White Men Can't Jump Woody Harrelson, Wesley Snipes, Rosie Perez

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    The Muppet Christmas Carol is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    The Muppet Christmas Carol Michael Caine, Frank Oz, Louise Gold

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    Army of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Army of Darkness Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi

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    Robin Williams, Tim Curry, Christian Slater

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    The Mighty Ducks is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    The Mighty Ducks Joshua Jackson, Emilio Estevez, Dan Tamberelli

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    Candyman is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Candyman Virginia Madsen, Tony Todd, Vanessa A. Williams

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    Lorenzo's Oil is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Lorenzo's Oil Susan Sarandon, Nick Nolte, Laura Linney

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    Encino Man is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Encino Man Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rose McGowan, Brendan Fraser

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    Sneakers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies of 1992

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    Sneakers Robert Redford, Dan Aykroyd, Ben Kingsley

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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies of 1992

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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer Ben Affleck, Hilary Swank, Donald Sutherland

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    The Player is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    The Player Julia Roberts, Bruce Willis, Whoopi Goldberg

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    Romper Stomper is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Romper Stomper Russell Crowe, Jacqueline McKenzie, Daniel Wyllie

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    Elizabeth Hurley, Wesley Snipes, Tom Sizemore

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    Honey, I Blew Up the Kid is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Honey, I Blew Up the Kid Keri Russell, Rick Moranis, Julia Sweeney

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    The Hand That Rocks the Cradle is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Julianne Moore, Rebecca De Mornay, Annabella Sciorra

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    Alien 3 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Alien 3 Sigourney Weaver, Charles Dance, Paul McGann

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    The Crying Game is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    The Crying Game Forest Whitaker, Jim Broadbent, Miranda Richardson

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    The Bodyguard is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    The Bodyguard Whitney Houston, Kevin Costner, Debbie Reynolds

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    Bad Lieutenant is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Bad Lieutenant Harvey Keitel, Victor Argo, Paul Calderón

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    School Ties is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    School Ties Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Brendan Fraser

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    Juice is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Juice Tupac Shakur, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah

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    Love Potion No. 9 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Love Potion No. 9 Sandra Bullock, Anne Bancroft, Dylan Baker

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    Housesitter is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies of 1992


    Housesitter Goldie Hawn, Steve Martin, Dana Delany

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    Nell Carter, Tone-Lōc, Louie Anderson

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    Jeff Daniels, Catherine O'Hara, Rhea Perlman

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    Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heigh... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies of 1992

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    Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heights Ralph Fiennes, Sinéad O'Connor, Juliette Binoche

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    Sylvia Kristel, Laura Dean, Roland Waden

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