If you think the best River Phoenix role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest River Phoenix performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.
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Steven Spielberg and Phil Alden Robinson are among those who directed River Phoenix at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Is River Phoenix your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best C. Thomas Howell and Luke Perry films lists too.