Entertainment The Best Alan Ruck Movies  

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

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

Walking to the Waterline and I Love You, Beth Cooper are included in this list.

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

Alan Ruck has worked with many famous directors, including big names like M. Night Shyamalan and John Hughes.

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Ferris Bueller's Day Off is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Alan Ruck Movies
Charlie Sheen, Matthew Broderick, Jeffrey Jones
Ferris Bueller's Day Off is a 1986 American comedy film written, produced and directed by John Hughes. The film follows high school senior Ferris Bueller, who skips school and spends the day in ...more
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Helen Hunt, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Bill Paxton
Twister is a 1996 American disaster drama film starring Bill Paxton and Helen Hunt as storm chasers researching tornadoes. It was directed by Jan de Bont from a screenplay by Michael Crichton ...more
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Zooey Deschanel, Mark Wahlberg, M. Night Shyamalan
The Happening is a 2008 American supernatural thriller film written, co-produced, and directed by M. Night Shyamalan that follows a man, his wife, his best friend, and his friend's daughter as ...more
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Viggo Mortensen, Kiefer Sutherland, Christian Slater
Young Guns II is a 1990 western film, and the sequel to Young Guns. It stars Emilio Estevez, Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Christian Slater, and features William Petersen. It was ...more
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Sandra Bullock, Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper
Speed is a 1994 American action film directed by Jan de Bont in his feature film directorial debut. The film stars Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Sandra Bullock, Joe Morton, and Jeff Daniels. A ...more
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Rob Lowe, John Cusack, Jacqueline Bissett
Class is a 1983 American romantic comedy-drama film, directed by Lewis John Carlino, starring Jacqueline Bisset, Rob Lowe and Cliff Robertson, and is also the film debut of Andrew McCarthy, John ...more
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Patrick Stewart, William Shatner, Malcolm McDowell
Star Trek Generations is a 1994 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. Generations is the seventh feature film based on Star Trek, and is the first film in the series to ...more
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Sean Penn, Ally Sheedy, Clancy Brown
Bad Boys is a 1983 drama film written by Richard Di Lello and directed by Rick Rosenthal.
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Nick Nolte, James Earl Jones, Martin Short
Three Fugitives is a 1989 crime-comedy film written and directed by Francis Veber, starring Nick Nolte and Martin Short, and featuring Sarah Rowland Doroff, James Earl Jones and Alan Ruck in ...more
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Hilary Duff, Ashton Kutcher, Steve Martin
Cheaper by the Dozen is a 2003 American family comedy film which takes its title from the autobiographical book of the same name by Frank Bunker Gilbreth and Lillian Moller Gilbreth, but despite ...more
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Maria Menounos, Vivica A. Fox, Emmanuel Lewis
Kickin' It Old Skool is a 2007 American comedy film directed by Harvey Glazer and written by Trace Slobotkin. The film's cast includes Jamie Kennedy, Bobby Lee, Maria Menounos, Michael ...more
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Don't You Forget About Me Justin Thaler
Don't You Forget About Me is a 2009 Canadian documentary film about screenwriter, director, and producer John Hughes. Directed by Matt Austin, the film was named after the 1985 hit song by ...more
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Harrison Ford, Brendan Fraser, Keri Russell
Extraordinary Measures is a 2010 medical drama film starring Brendan Fraser, Harrison Ford, and Keri Russell. It is distributed by CBS Films and was released on January 22, 2010. It is about ...more
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Kristen Wiig, Ricky Gervais, Téa Leoni
Ghost Town is a 2008 American supernatural comedy-drama film directed by David Koepp, who also co-wrote the screenplay with John Kamps. It stars English comedian Ricky Gervais in his first ...more
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Hayden Panettiere, Lauren London, Marie Avgeropoulos
I Love You, Beth Cooper is a 2009 comedy film directed by Chris Columbus. It is based on the novel of the same name, written by Larry Doyle, with Doyle also writing the film's screenplay. The ...more
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Matthew Broderick, Hal Holbrook, Matt Mulhern
Walking to the Waterline is a 1998 American drama film written and directed by Matt Mulhern. The film premiered at the Florida Film Festival on June 13, 1998 but never was released theatrically ...more
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William Shatner, Nichelle Nichols, Grace Lee Whitney
Star Trek: Of Gods and Men is a three-part unofficial Star Trek fan mini-series which contains many cast members from the Star Trek TV series and movies. It is described by its producers as a ...more
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The Ransom of Red Chief is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Alan Ruck Movies
The Ransom of Red Chief Haley Joel Osment, Christopher Lloyd, Michael Jeter
The Ranom of Red Chief is a 1998 film directed by Bob Clark.
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Goodbye Baby Dreama Walker, Jess Weixler, Kevin Corrigan
When Melissa Brooks (Christine Evangelista) discovers she can't afford college, she moves in with her brother and his boyfriend in New York City and lands as job as a waitress at a comedy club ...more
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Madonna, Steve Buscemi, Matt Dillon
Bloodhounds of Broadway is a 1989 film based on four Damon Runyon stories. It was directed by Howard Brookner and starred Matt Dillon, Jennifer Grey, Anita Morris, Julie Hagerty, Rutger Hauer, ...more
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Anna Chlumsky, Lynn Collins, Wendie Malick
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Megan Mullally, Radha Mitchell, Louis Ferreira
Everything Put Together is a 2000 drama film directed by Marc Forster starring Radha Mitchell, Megan Mullally and Louis Ferreira.
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Charlie Sheen, Sally Kellerman, Kerri Green
Three for the Road is a 1987 road trip themed comedy starring Charlie Sheen, Alan Ruck, Kerri Green, Sally Kellerman and Blair Tefkin.
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InAlienable Marina Sirtis, Erick Avari, Courtney Peldon
InAlienable is a 2008 science fiction film with horror and comic elements, written and produced by Walter Koenig, and directed by Robert Dyke. It was the first collaboration of Koenig and Dyke ...more
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Frank Welker, John C. McGinley, Peter Boyle
Born to Be Wild is a 1995 American family comedy film.