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

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

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Notable directors that have worked with Tom Skerritt include names like Robert Altman, Ridley Scott and Garry Marshall.

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Steel Magnolias Julia Roberts, Dolly Parton, Sally Field

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Top Gun Tom Cruise, Meg Ryan, Val Kilmer

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Alien Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Ian Holm

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A River Runs Through It Brad Pitt, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Robert Redford

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MASH Robert Duvall, Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould

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Contact Matthew McConaughey, Jodie Foster, Jay Leno

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The Dead Zone Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen, Tom Skerritt

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Calendar Girl Murders Sharon Stone, Alan Thicke, Tom Skerritt

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Ice Castles Robby Benson, Tom Skerritt, Michelle McLean

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Whiteout Kate Beckinsale, Alex O'Loughlin, Gabriel Macht

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The Rookie Charlie Sheen, Clint Eastwood, Lara Flynn Boyle

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The Other Sister Diane Keaton, Poppy Montgomery, Juliette Lewis

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Harold and Maude Ruth Gordon, Tom Skerritt, Bud Cort

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Wild Rovers William Holden, Ryan O'Neal, Karl Malden

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The Turning Point Shirley MacLaine, Anne Bancroft, Tom Skerritt

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Savage Harvest Michelle Phillips, Tom Skerritt, Anne-Marie Martin

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The Heist Pierce Brosnan, Tom Skerritt, Robert Prosky

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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Dougray Scott, Tom Skerritt, Vlasta Vrána

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Path to War Alec Baldwin, Donald Sutherland, Gary Sinise

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Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke Ellen Barkin, Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong

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Tears of the Sun Bruce Willis, Monica Bellucci, Eamonn Walker

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Fuzz Raquel Welch, Burt Reynolds, Yul Brynner

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The Parent Trap II Hayley Mills, Brian Keith, Tom Skerritt

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Silence of the North Ellen Burstyn, Tom Skerritt, Gordon Pinsent

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Stephen King's Desperation Ron Perlman, Charles Durning, Annabeth Gish

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The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer Naomi Watts, Tom Skerritt, Brian Kerwin

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Nightmare at Bittercreek Lindsay Wagner, Joanna Cassidy, Tom Skerritt

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Maid to Order Ally Sheedy, Beverly DAngelo, Valerie Perrine

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Aftershock: Earthquake in New York Jennifer Garner, Erika Eleniak, Cicely Tyson

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Singles Paul Giamatti, Eddie Vedder, Chris Cornell

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Wisdom Demi Moore, Charlie Sheen, Emilio Estevez

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Category 7: The End of the World Shannen Doherty, Gina Gershon, Randy Quaid

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Texas Rangers Ashton Kutcher, Usher, Alfred Molina

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Thieves Like Us Louise Fletcher, Shelley Duvall, Keith Carradine

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Fallen Bryan Cranston, Paul Wesley, Ivana Miličević

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Those Calloways Linda Evans, Vera Miles, Walter Brennan

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SpaceCamp Joaquin Phoenix, Kelly Preston, Lea Thompson

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Big Bad Mama William Shatner, Angie Dickinson, Tom Skerritt

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Two for Texas Kris Kristofferson, Tom Skerritt, Peter Coyote

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Swing Jacqueline Bissett, Jonathan Winters, Nell Carter

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Poltergeist III Lara Flynn Boyle, Heather O'Rourke, Nancy Allen

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The Devil's Rain John Travolta, William Shatner, Ernest Borgnine

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What the Deaf Man Heard Bernadette Peters, James Earl Jones, Frankie Muniz

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War Hunt Robert Redford, Francis Ford Coppola, Sydney Pollack

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Shadow Casting: The Making of A River Runs Through It Tom Skerritt, Emily Lloyd, Richard Friedenberg

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Fighting Back Patti LuPone, Yaphet Kotto, Tom Skerritt

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Redemption Road Michael Clarke Duncan, Taryn Manning, Luke Perry

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Knight Moves Diane Lane, Katharine Isabelle, Daniel Baldwin

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The China Lake Murders Tom Skerritt, Michael Parks, Lonny Chapman

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The Big Town Diane Lane, Tommy Lee Jones, Matt Dillon