Photo: Freebase

The Best Adrienne Barbeau Movies 

Updated September 23, 2019 596 votes 94 voters 9.7k views

List Rules Vote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

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

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

Items include everything from The Convent to Deceit.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Adrienne Barbeau movies?" and "What are the greatest Adrienne Barbeau roles of all time?"
list ordered by
Ranker Video
Jamie Lee Curtis, Janet Leigh, Tom Welling

Released: 1980

Directed by: John Carpenter

The Fog is a 1980 American horror film directed by John Carpenter, who also co-wrote the screenplay and composed the music for the film. It stars Adrienne Barbeau, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Atkins, ...more

More John Carpenter's The Fog 

#246 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #4 of 15 Horror Villains That Are Inanimate Objects, Ranked by How Spooky They Are #42 of 64 Horror Movie Set-Ups You'd Least Like to Be Trapped In

Ranker Video
Adrienne Barbeau, Louis Jourdan, Karen Price

Released: 1982

Directed by: Wes Craven

Swamp Thing is a 1982 American science fiction superhero film written and directed by Wes Craven, based on the DC Comics character of the same name created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. It ...more

More Swamp Thing 

#133 of 174 The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time #15 of 29 The Scariest Superhero Movies, Ranked

Ranker Video
Jamie Lee Curtis, Kurt Russell, Ernest Borgnine

Released: 1981

Directed by: John Carpenter

Escape from New York is a 1981 American science fiction action film co-written, co-scored, and directed by John Carpenter. The film is set in a then near-future 1997 in a distopian United States ...more

More Escape from New York 

#86 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #25 of 90 The 35+ Greatest Dystopian Action Movies

Ranker Video
Farrah Fawcett, Terry Bradshaw, Burt Reynolds

Released: 1981

Directed by: Hal Needham

The Cannonball Run is a 1981 comedy film starring Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore, Dom DeLuise, Farrah Fawcett, and an all-star supporting cast. It was directed by Hal Needham, produced by Hong ...more

More The Cannonball Run 

#181 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #236 of 1,017 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

Ranker Video
Stephen King, Ed Harris, Ted Danson

Released: 1982

Directed by: George A. Romero

Creepshow is a 1982 horror anthology film with elements of black comedy directed by George A. Romero and written by Stephen King. The film's ensemble cast included Hal Holbrook, Adrienne ...more

More Creepshow 

#206 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #47 of 816 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time

Ranker Video
Kurt Russell, Keith David, John Carpenter

Released: 1982

Directed by: John Carpenter

The Thing is a 1982 American science fiction horror film directed by John Carpenter, written by Bill Lancaster, and starring Kurt Russell. The film's title refers to its primary antagonist: a ...more

More The Thing 

#116 of 250 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time #928 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies

Ranker Video
Adrienne Barbeau, Keir Dullea, Peter Hobbs

Released: 1984

Directed by: Nico Mastorakis

The Time Traveller is a 1984 sci-fi film written and directed by Nico Mastorakis.
Ranker Video
Robert Downey Jr., Rodney Dangerfield, Sam Kinison

Released: 1986

Directed by: Alan Metter

Back to School is a 1986 comedy film starring Rodney Dangerfield, Keith Gordon, Sally Kellerman, Burt Young, Terry Farrell, William Zabka, Ned Beatty, Sam Kinison, and Robert Downey, Jr. It was ...more

More Back to School 

#690 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #196 of 336 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime #163 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked

Ranker Video
Julie Benz, Harvey Keitel, Adrienne Barbeau

Released: 1990

Directed by: Dario Argento, George A. Romero

Two Evil Eyes is a 1990 horror film, written and directed by Dario Argento and George A. Romero. The two had previously worked together on the immensely popular Dawn of the Dead in 1978. The ...more
Ranker Video
Lauren Hutton, Adrienne Barbeau, David Birney

Released: 1978

Directed by: John Carpenter

Someone's Watching Me! is a made-for-TV movie, written and directed by John Carpenter and starring Lauren Hutton and Adrienne Barbeau. The film was made in 1978, the same year that ...more
Ranker Video
Cybill Shepherd, José Ferrer, Adrienne Barbeau

Released: 1985

Directed by: Jerrold Freedman

Seduced is a 1985 drama mystery film written and directed by Jerrold Freedman.
Ranker Video
Halle Berry, Patrick Swayze, Josh Lucas

Released: 1993

Directed by: Darrell Roodt

Father Hood is a 1993 comedy-drama film starring Patrick Swayze and Halle Berry and directed by Darrell Roodt.
Ranker Video
Sandra Bullock, Sylvester Stallone, Jack Black

Released: 1993

Directed by: Marco Brambilla

Demolition Man is a 1993 American science fiction action film directed by Marco Brambilla in his directorial debut. The film stars Sylvester Stallone and Wesley Snipes. The film was released in ...more

More Demolition Man 

Demolition Man Remains One Of The Most Underrated Movies Of The '90s #196 of 302 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time #232 of 347 Movies with the Best Soundtracks

Ranker Video
Mark Hamill, Frank Welker, Adrienne Barbeau

Released: 1998

Directed by: Jim Stenstrum, Kazumi Fukushima, Hiroshi Aoyama

Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island is a 1998 animated direct-to-video horror-comedy film based on the animated television series Scooby-Doo Saturday morning cartoon franchise. In the film, Scooby-Doo, ...more

More Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island 

#62 of 151 The Best Zombie Movies of All Time #27 of 107 The Best Halloween Movies for Kids

Ranker Video
Ben Affleck, John Goodman, Bryan Cranston

Released: 2012

Directed by: Ben Affleck

Argo is a 2012 American political thriller film directed by Ben Affleck. The film is adapted from U.S. Central Intelligence Agency operative Tony Mendez's book The Master of Disguise and Joshuah ...more

More Argo 

#8 of 75 The Greatest Movies About CIA Agents & Operatives #85 of 710 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Starslisted on Movies That Won Best Picture at the Oscars and Golden Globes

Ranker Video
Emmanuelle Chriqui, Ashley Scott, Meghan Markle

Released: 2006

Directed by: Matthew Cole Weiss

Deceit is a 2006 drama thriller film written by Matthew Cole Weiss and Scott Malchus, and directed by Matthew Cole Weiss
Ranker Video
Adrienne Barbeau, Judge Reinhold, Geoff Stults

Released: 2002

Directed by: Craig Clyde

No Place Like Home is a 2002 family film directed by Craig Clyde.
Ranker Video
Kelly Mantle, Coolio, Adrienne Barbeau

Released: 2000

Directed by: Mike Mendez

The Convent is a 2000 horror film directed by Mike Mendez. The film had its world premiere on 21 January 2000 at the Sundance Film Festival and follows a group of college students that go into ...more

More The Convent 

#51 of 66 The Best Demonic Possession Movies #42 of 117 The Best Zombie Comedies #41 of 202 The Best R-Rated Fantasy Movies

Ranker Video
Adrienne Barbeau, Irina Voronina, Jeremy Jackson

Released: 2004

Directed by: David DeCoteau

Ring of Darkness is a 2004 fantasy horror film directed by David DeCoteau. Although never released into American theaters, the movie was released worldwide, and translated into several languages ...more
Ranker Video
Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, James Earl Jones

Released: 1995

Directed by: Danny Cannon

Judge Dredd is a 1995 American science fiction action film directed by Danny Cannon, and starring Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, Rob Schneider, Armand Assante, and Max von Sydow. The film is ...more

More Judge Dredd 

#178 of 302 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time #295 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

Ranker Video
Blood River Adrienne Barbeau

Released: 1991

Directed by: Mel Damski

Blood River is a 1991 television film directed by Mel Damski.
Ranker Video
Doublecrossed Dennis Hopper, Danny Trejo, Richard Jenkins

Released: 1991

Directed by: Roger Young

Doublecrossed is a 1991 action drama film written by Roger Young and Alex Lasker and directed by Roger Young.
Ranker Video
William Shatner, Adrienne Barbeau, Ron Glass

Released: 1978

Directed by: Barry Shear

Crash is a made-for-TV docudrama released in 1978, based on the true story of the first crash of a wide-body aircraft, that of Eastern Airlines Flight 401, a Lockheed L-1011 TriStar which ...more
A Champion's Fight is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Adrienne Barbeau Movies
A Champion's Fight Emmanuelle Chriqui, Adrienne Barbeau

Released: 1998

The Burden of Proof is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Adrienne Barbeau Movies
The Burden of Proof Victoria Principal, Stefanie Powers, Jeffrey Tambor

Released: 1992

Directed by: Mike Robe

The Burden of Proof is a 1992 television miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Scott Turow. The story follows the character Sandy Stern following events in the film and book Presumed ...more