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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    Quentin Tarantino

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    most listed Rob Reiner

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    Michael Mann

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    the people's #1 Martin Brest

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    Gary Sinise

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    Francis Ford Coppola

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    Paul Verhoeven

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    ranked low on reranks Penelope Spheeris

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    Danny DeVito

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    Clint Eastwood

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    Jonathan Lynn

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    Tim Burton

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    Ron Shelton

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    Robert Redford

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    Richard Donner

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    added by wiabux Phillip Noyce

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    ranked low on reranks Andrew Davis

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    Robert Zemeckis

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    Penny Marshall

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    James Foley

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    George Miller

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    Spike Lee

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    John Musker, Ron Clements

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    Sam Raimi

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    Bernard Rose

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    added by wiabux Phil Alden Robinson

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    Kevin Hooks

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    Geoffrey Wright

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    Les Mayfield

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    David Fincher

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    Baz Luhrmann

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    Robert Altman

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    Abel Ferrara

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    Ernest R. Dickerson

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    Curtis Hanson

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    Randall Miller

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    Bill Kroyer

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    Emile Ardolino

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    Mick Jackson

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    Andrew Bergman

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    Stephen Milburn Anderson

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    ranked low on reranks Fran Rubel Kuzui

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    Paul Michael Glaser

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    new! & added by looksharp Richard Pearce

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    Neil Jordan

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    Ridley Scott

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    Arthur Hiller

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    ranked low on reranks Brian Henson

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    Jonathan Lynn

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    Brett Leonard

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