List Photo: Freebase/Fair use

film The Best Gena Rowlands Movies  

362 votes 95 voters 9.7k views 43 items Follow Embed

List Rules Vote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

List of the best Gena Rowlands movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Gena Rowlands'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 Gena Rowlands movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Gena Rowlands movies will be at the top of the list. Gena Rowlands has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Gena Rowlands movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Gena Rowlands films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List ranges from Paris, je t'aime to Tony Rome and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Gena Rowlands movies?" and "What are the greatest Gena Rowlands roles of all time?"

Gena Rowlands has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Woody Allen and John Cassavetes. Is Gena Rowlands your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Ellen Burstyn and Anna Magnani films lists too.

1
+ - 24 2
Ranker Video v
A Woman Under the Influence Peter Falk, Gena Rowlands, Charles Horvath

The Best Ellen Burstyn Movies The Best Netflix Original Movies

2
+ - 24 7
Ranker Video v
The Notebook Rachel McAdams, Ryan Gosling, James Garner

3
+ - 25 8
Ranker Video v
Gloria Gena Rowlands, Buck Henry, Tom Noonan

4
+ - 21 7
Ranker Video v
Hope Floats Sandra Bullock, Harry Connick, Jr.

5
+ - 15 2
Ranker Video v
Opening Night Peter Falk, Joan Blondell, John Cassavetes

6
+ - 17 6
Ranker Video v
The Skeleton Key Kate Hudson, John Hurt, Joy Bryant

7
+ - 10 1
Ranker Video v
Playing by Heart Angelina Jolie, Hilary Duff, Sean Connery

8
+ - 10 2
Ranker Video v
Faces Gena Rowlands, Seymour Cassel, Val Avery

9
+ - 11 3
Ranker Video v
Paris, je t'aime Natalie Portman, Willem Dafoe, Nick Nolte

10
+ - 9 2
Ranker Video v
Love Streams John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands, Seymour Cassel

11
+ - 10 3
Ranker Video v
Another Woman Gene Hackman, Mia Farrow, Ian Holm

12
+ - 7 1
Ranker Video v
Lonely Are the Brave Kirk Douglas, George Kennedy, Walter Matthau

13
+ - 5 0
Ranker Video v
Minnie and Moskowitz John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands, Seymour Cassel

14
+ - 9 4
Ranker Video v
Night on Earth Winona Ryder, Rosie Perez, Roberto Benigni

15
+ - 7 3
Ranker Video v
Paulie Cheech Marin, Jay Mohr, Tony Shalhoub

The Best G-Rated Family Movies The Best Movies That Were Originally Panned by Critics

16
+ - 6 2
Ranker Video v
Hysterical Blindness Uma Thurman, Juliette Lewis, Justin Chambers

17
+ - 6 2
Ranker Video v
Once Around Holly Hunter, Richard Dreyfuss, Gena Rowlands

18
+ - 5 1
Ranker Video v
Something to Talk About Julia Roberts, Robert Duvall, Dennis Quaid

19
+ - 5 1
Ranker Video v
Tempest Susan Sarandon, Molly Ringwald, John Cassavetes

20
+ - 6 3
Ranker Video v
Unhook the Stars Marisa Tomei, GĂ©rard Depardieu, Clint Howard

21
+ - 6 3
Ranker Video v
Persepolis Sean Penn, Catherine Deneuve, Iggy Pop

22
+ - 4 1
Ranker Video v
Tony Rome Frank Sinatra, Jill St. John, Gena Rowlands

23
+ - 4 1
Ranker Video v
A Child Is Waiting Judy Garland, Burt Lancaster, John Cassavetes

24
+ - 7 5
Ranker Video v
She's So Lovely John Travolta, Sean Penn, Robin Wright

25
+ - 5 3
Ranker Video v
The Mighty Sharon Stone, Gillian Anderson, James Gandolfini

26
+ - 2 0
Ranker Video v
Wild Iris Laura Linney, Gena Rowlands, Fred Ward

27
+ - 2 0
Ranker Video v
Thursday's Child Rob Lowe, Gena Rowlands, Tracey Gold

28
+ - 2 0
Ranker Video v
The Weekend Brooke Shields, Gena Rowlands, Jared Harris

29
+ - 2 0
Ranker Video v
Charms for the Easy Life Mimi Rogers, Gena Rowlands, Susan May Pratt

The Best Ragtime Bands/Artists The Worst Things About Going to Bars in Your 30s

30
+ - 2 0
Ranker Video v
An Early Frost Bill Paxton, Aidan Quinn, Gena Rowlands

31
+ - 3 2
Ranker Video v

32
+ - 1 0
Ranker Video v
What If God Were the Sun? Lacey Chabert, Sarah Rafferty, Gena Rowlands

33
+ - 1 0
Ranker Video v
Broken English Parker Posey, Justin Theroux, Drea de Matteo

34
+ - 1 0
Ranker Video v
Two-Minute Warning Charlton Heston, John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands

35
+ - 1 0
Ranker Video v
The Spiral Road Rock Hudson, Gena Rowlands, Burl Ives

36
+ - 1 0
Ranker Video v
The Neon Bible Denis Leary, Gena Rowlands, Drake Bell

37
+ - 1 0
Ranker Video v
The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie James Caan, Kevin Zegers, Gena Rowlands

38
+ - 1 0
Ranker Video v
Yellow Sienna Miller, Melanie Griffith, Ray Liotta

39
+ - 1 0
Ranker Video v
Machine Gun McCain Britt Ekland, Peter Falk, John Cassavetes

40
+ - 2 2
Ranker Video v
Light of Day Michael J. Fox, Joan Jett, Gena Rowlands

41
+ - 1 1
Ranker Video v
The Color Of Love: Jacey's Story Louis Gossett^! Jr., Gena Rowlands, Sonny Shroyer

42
+ - 0 0
Ranker Video v
The Brink's Job Peter Falk, Gena Rowlands, Paul Sorvino

43
+ - 0 2
Ranker Video v
Parallel Lives Liza Minnelli, Matthew Perry, Mira Sorvino