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

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

List features films like Eagle's Wing, Capricorn One and more!

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

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The Killing Fields John Malkovich, Craig T. Nelson, Sam Waterston

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The Proprietor Sean Young, Sam Waterston, Nell Carter

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Hopscotch Walter Matthau, Sam Waterston, Ned Beatty

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Crimes and Misdemeanors Woody Allen, Daryl Hannah, Mia Farrow

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Le Divorce Kate Hudson, Naomi Watts, Glenn Close

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The Great Gatsby Robert Redford, Mia Farrow, Bruce Dern

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The Man in the Moon Reese Witherspoon, Sam Waterston, Jason London

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The Newsroom Jeff Daniels, Kathleen Kennedy, John Gallagher Jr.

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The Fifth Missile Yvette Mimieux, Sam Waterston, David Soul

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Interiors Diane Keaton, Sam Waterston, Geraldine Page

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Capricorn One O. J. Simpson, James Brolin, Elliott Gould

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Serial Mom Joan Rivers, Kathleen Turner, Suzanne Somers

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Heaven's Gate Mickey Rourke, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Bridges

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Eagle's Wing Martin Sheen, Harvey Keitel, Sam Waterston

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September Mia Farrow, Dianne Wiest, Sam Waterston

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Just Between Friends Mary Tyler Moore, Ted Danson, Sam Waterston

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Exiled: A Law & Order Movie Ice-T, Sam Waterston, Jerry Orbach

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Shadow Conspiracy Charlie Sheen, Donald Sutherland, Linda Hamilton

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The Glass Menagerie Katharine Hepburn, Sam Waterston, Michael Moriarty

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Dempsey Sam Waterston, Sally Kellerman, Treat Williams

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Swimming to Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Sam Waterston Movies
Swimming to Cambodia Sam Waterston, Spalding Gray, Ira Wheeler

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Miracle at Midnight Mia Farrow, Sam Waterston, Patrick Malahide

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Lewis & Clark - The Journey of the Corps of Discovery Matthew Broderick, Sam Waterston, Hal Holbrook

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Gore Vidal's Lincoln Mary Tyler Moore, Sam Waterston, Ruby Dee

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Sweet William is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Sam Waterston Movies
Sweet William Jenny Agutter, Sam Waterston, Anna Massey

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A Captive in the Land Sam Waterston

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Savages Sam Waterston, Susan Blakely, Martin Kove

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The Matthew Shepard Story Stockard Channing, Sam Waterston, Wendy Crewson

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David's Mother Kirstie Alley, Stockard Channing, Phylicia Rashād

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Finnegan Begin Again Mary Tyler Moore, Sam Waterston, Sylvia Sidney

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Rancho Deluxe Jeff Bridges, Jimmy Buffett, Sam Waterston

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Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker Samuel L. Jackson, Sam Waterston, Seth Gilliam

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The Enemy Within Dana Delany, Forest Whitaker, Ray J

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The Room Upstairs Sarah Jessica Parker, Stockard Channing, Joan Allen

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Welcome Home Kris Kristofferson, Sam Waterston, JoBeth Williams

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Sweet Revenge Stockard Channing, Sam Waterston, Franklyn Ajaye

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In the Hands of the Enemy Sam Waterston, Robert Davi

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Love Lives On Sam Waterston, Christine Lahti

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Warning Sign Sam Waterston, Yaphet Kotto, Kathleen Quinlan

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The National Parks: America's Best Idea Tom Hanks, John Lithgow, George Takei

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Friendly Fire Carol Burnett, Sam Waterston, Ned Beatty

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The Civil War Morgan Freeman, Jeremy Irons, Derek Jacobi

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Cover Me Babe Sam Waterston, Sondra Locke, Robert Forster

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The Plastic Dome of Norma Jean Sam Waterston, Marco St. John, Robert Gentry (actor)

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Generation Carl Reiner, Sam Waterston, James Coco

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The Journey of August King Thandie Newton, Maya Angelou, Sam Waterston

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Journey into Fear Vincent Price, Ian McShane, Shelley Winters

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Mindwalk Sam Waterston, Liv Ullmann, Ione Skye

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The Boy Who Loved Trolls Sam Waterston, Susan Anton, Matt Dill