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Best Richard Dreyfuss Movies

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

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

This list has a variety of films, like Hello Down There and Once Around, in it.

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


Richard Dreyfuss has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Steven Spielberg and George Lucas. If you're a fan of Richard Dreyfuss, then check out our lists of the best Kevin Pollak and Gene Wilder movies as well.


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    John Searle, Steven Spielberg, Carl Gottlieb

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    Olympia Dukakis, Terrence Howard, Glenne Headly

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    Hal Barwood, Roberts Blossom, Matthew Robbins

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    Paul Le Mat, Mackenzie Phillips, Kay Lenz

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    Madeleine Stowe, Forest Whitaker, Emilio Estevez

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    Powers Boothe, Joe Regalbuto, Nicol Williamson

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    John Cassavetes, Kenneth McMillan, Christine Lahti

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    Holly Hunter, John Goodman, Roberts Blossom

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    Little Richard, Paul Mazursky, Elizabeth Peña

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    Michelle Phillips, Jennifer Tilly, Robbie Coltrane

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    Reg E. Cathey, Tom Aldredge, Bill Murray

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    River Phoenix, John Cusack, Kiefer Sutherland

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    Anne Bancroft, Buck Henry, Elizabeth Wilson

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    Helen Thomas, Annette Bening, Anna Deavere Smith

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    J. T. Walsh, Michael Willis, Barbara Hershey

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    Madeleine Stowe, John Badham, Marcia Strassman

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    Caroline Lagerfelt, Emmy Rossum, Josh Lucas

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    Holly Hunter, Danny Aiello, Laura San Giacomo

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    Joseph Wiseman, Jack Warden, Henry Ramer

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    Ian Holm, Vincent Pastore, Paul Guilfoyle

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    John Malkovich, Helen Mirren, Karl Urban

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    Jonathan Winters, Dana Delany, Polly Holliday

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    Simon Callow, Dennis Quaid, Shirley MacLaine

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    Peter Firth, Christopher Ashley, Peter Vaughan

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    James Whitmore, Eli Wallach, Barbra Streisand

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    Lily Tomlin, David Ogden Stiers, Mila Kunis

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    Lee Remick, Sam Wanamaker, Amy Irving

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    Simon Callow, Jane Leeves, Steven Culp

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    Eric Roberts, Anthony LaPaglia, Illeana Douglas

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    Patty Duke, Lee Grant, Tony Scotti

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    Alistair McGowan, Nia Vardalos, Rita Wilson

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    Kris Kristofferson, Maria Bello, Billy Zane

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    George Clooney, Noah Wyle, Don Cheadle

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    Carrie-Anne Moss, Jennifer Tilly, Seymour Cassel

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    Gary Oldman, Iain Glen, Joanna Miles

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    Michelle Phillips, Ben Johnson, Cloris Leachman

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    David Strathairn, Irene Worth, Mike Damus

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    Jean Stapleton, Susan Sarandon, Wil Wheaton

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    Abraham Murphy, John Lithgow, Fritz Weaver

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    Gregory Hines, Diane Lane, Jeff Goldblum

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    Elisabeth Shue, Gregory Nicotero, Ving Rhames

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    Liv Tyler, John Lithgow, J. T. Walsh

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    Helen Hayes, Burt Lancaster, Linda Blair

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    Elijah Wood, Maria Charles, Richard Dreyfuss

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    Citizen Stan Richard Dreyfuss

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    America Betrayed Richard Dreyfuss

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    Roddy McDowall, Janet Leigh, Tony Randall

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    The Lightkeepers Blythe Danner, Bruce Dern, Julie Harris

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    Ellen Burstyn, Noah Wyle, Thandie Newton

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    Tim Allen, Billy Connolly, RuPaul

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