Best John Lithgow Movies Films
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Best John Lithgow Movies

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

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

List is made up of many different films, including Traveling Man and Kinsey.

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


Steven Spielberg and Brian De Palma are among those who have directed John Lithgow at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.


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    Dan Aykroyd, Albert Brooks, John Lithgow

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    Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers

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    Sarah Jessica Parker, Kevin Bacon, John Lithgow

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    Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Shirley MacLaine

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    John Lithgow, Don Ameche, M. Emmet Walsh

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    James Franco, Freida Pinto, Tracy Spiridakos

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    Cynthia Nixon, John Lithgow, Richard Jenkins

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    Sylvester Stallone, John Lithgow, Janine Turner

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    John Lithgow, Lolita Davidovich, Steven Bauer

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    Robin Williams, Glenn Close, John Lithgow

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    Jamie Lee Curtis, Jeff Goldblum, Ellen Barkin

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    Sean Astin, John Lithgow, Billy Zane

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    Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Stanley Tucci

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    Jessica Lange, John Lithgow, Roy Scheider

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    Steve Guttenberg, John Lithgow, Jason Robards Jr.

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    Cuba Gooding, Jr., Vivica A. Fox, Laurence Fishburne

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    Chevy Chase, Ben Stiller, Jack Black

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    Liam Neeson, Laura Linney, Tim Curry

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    Amy Adams, John Lithgow, Kaitlin Olson

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    John Travolta, John Lithgow, Dennis Franz

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    Charlize Theron, Heidi Klum, Stephen Fry

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    Denzel Washington, Ice-T, John Lithgow

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    John Lithgow, Dudley Moore, Burgess Meredith

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    John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Kathy Bates

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    Richard Dreyfuss, John Lithgow, F. Murray Abraham

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    Sean Connery, Diana Rigg, John Lithgow

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    Randy Quaid, John Lithgow, Teri Garr

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    John Lithgow, Cliff Robertson, Geneviève Bujold

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    Susan Sarandon, Tim Curry, Debbie Reynolds

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    Tom Berenger, Tom Waits, Kathy Bates

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    Isabella Rossellini, John Lithgow, Bob Hoskins

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    Helen Mirren, Candice Bergen, John Lithgow

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    Jamie Lee Curtis, Jake Gyllenhaal, Steve Carell

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    Big Blonde John Lithgow, Sally Kellerman

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    Isla Fisher, John Goodman, Krysten Ritter

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    Kevin Kline, Phoebe Cates, John Lithgow

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    Megan Fox, Melissa McCarthy, Paul Rudd

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    John Lithgow, Ralph Macchio, Jamey Sheridan

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    Liv Tyler, Richard Dreyfuss, Linda Hamilton

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    Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers

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    Jodie Foster, John Lithgow

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    The Great Robot Race: Nova John Lithgow

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    John Lithgow, Olympia Dukakis, Paul Dooley

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    Michael Caine, John Lithgow, Ed Begley, Jr.

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    Lives of the Saints Meg Ryan, Kat Dennings, 50 Cent

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    Meryl Streep, John Lithgow, Mary Beth Hurt

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    Classical Baby: I'm Grown Up Now: The Poetry Show Gwyneth Paltrow, Susan Sarandon, Andy García

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    The Macabre World of Lavender Williams John Lithgow, Christopher Lloyd, Allan Trautman

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    Love, Cheat & Steal John Lithgow, Eric Roberts, Mädchen Amick

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    Jack Black, Frances McDormand, John Lithgow

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