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List of the best Dianne Wiest movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Dianne Wiest's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Dianne Wiest movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Dianne Wiest movies will be at the top of the list. Dianne Wiest has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Dianne Wiest movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Dianne Wiest films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Dianne Wiest role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Dianne Wiest performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

The list you're viewing is made up of films like Dan in Real Life and The 10th Kingdom.

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Dianne Wiest is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Ron Howard, Tim Burton and Joel Schumacher. If you're a fan of Dianne Wiest, then check out our lists of the best Joan Allen and Brenda Blethyn movies as well.

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Edward Scissorhands Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Vincent Price

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The Lost Boys Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim

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Footloose Sarah Jessica Parker, Kevin Bacon, John Lithgow

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The Birdcage Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Hank Azaria

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Parenthood Keanu Reeves, Steve Martin, Bryce Dallas Howard

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Hannah and Her Sisters Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Woody Allen, Carrie Fisher

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Radio Days Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Mia Farrow

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Robots Halle Berry, Robin Williams, Amanda Bynes

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Bullets over Broadway Jennifer Tilly, Mary-Louise Parker, John Cusack

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The Purple Rose of Cairo Viggo Mortensen, Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels

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The Horse Whisperer Scarlett Johansson, Kate Bosworth, Robert Redford

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Practical Magic Nicole Kidman, Sandra Bullock, Evan Rachel Wood

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Dan in Real Life Emily Blunt, Steve Carell, Dane Cook

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Passengers Anne Hathaway, David Morse, Dianne Wiest

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I Am Sam Michelle Pfeiffer, Sean Penn, Dakota Fanning

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Little Man Tate Jodie Foster, Harry Connick, Jr.

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Independence Day Dianne Wiest, Kathleen Quinlan, David Keith

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Synecdoche, New York Michelle Williams, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Philip Seymour Hoffman

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Rabbit Hole Nicole Kidman, Sandra Oh, Aaron Eckhart

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The Odd Life of Timothy Green Jennifer Garner, Common, David Morse

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The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn Mary-Louise Parker, Sidney Poitier, Dianne Wiest

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Cops & Robbersons Chevy Chase, Jack Palance, Dianne Wiest

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Dedication Mandy Moore, Martin Freeman, Billy Crudup

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The Associate Whoopi Goldberg, Allison Janney, Eli Wallach

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The Big Year Rashida Jones, Steve Martin, Jack Black

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A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints Robert Downey Jr., Channing Tatum, Shia LaBeouf

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September Mia Farrow, Dianne Wiest, Sam Waterston

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Cookie Jerry Lewis, Joy Behar, Dianne Wiest

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Merci Docteur Rey Dianne Wiest, Jerry Hall, Jane Birkin

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Bright Lights, Big City Michael J. Fox, Kiefer Sutherland, Phoebe Cates

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It's My Turn Michael Douglas, Dianne Wiest, Charles Grodin

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I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can Joe Pesci, John Lithgow, Dianne Wiest

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Falling in Love Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro, Harvey Keitel

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The 10th Kingdom Ann-Margret, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Ed O'Neill

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Zalmen or the Madness of God Dianne Wiest, Robert Prosky, Joseph Wiseman

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The Scout Brendan Fraser, J.K. Simmons, Tony Bennett

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Category 6: Day of Destruction Randy Quaid, Brian Dennehy, Dianne Wiest

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Rage Jude Law, Steve Buscemi, Judi Dench

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Broadway Theatre Archive: Out of Our Fathers' House Dianne Wiest, Carol Kane, Jackie Burroughs

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Darling Companion Diane Keaton, Kevin Kline, Elisabeth Moss

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The Blackwater Lightship Angela Lansbury, Dianne Wiest, BrĂ­an F. O'Byrne