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The Best Alec Baldwin Movies  

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

Here are the best Alec Baldwin movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. With over 50 films in his filmography, Alec Baldwin is one of Hollywood's biggest actors starring in drama, comedy, actipn, and more. Alec Baldwin'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 Alec Baldwin movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Alec Baldwin movies will be at the top of the list. Alec Baldwin has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Alec Baldwin movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Alec Baldwin films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

The list contains all Alec Baldwin movies like The Cooler, Glengarry Glen Ross, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, and more. 

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

Michael Bay and Tim Burton have both worked with Alec Baldwin over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. Alec Baldwin has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Woody Harrelson and Ben Affleck in terms of fame and success.

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Alec Baldwin, Sean Connery, Tim Curry
The Hunt for Red October is a 1990 American submarine spy-thriller film directed by John McTiernan, based on the 1984 novel by Tom Clancy. In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine ...more

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#72 of 382 The Best War Movies Ever #138 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movieslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Al Pacino, Alec Baldwin, Kevin Spacey
Glengarry Glen Ross is a 1992 American drama, adapted by David Mamet from his 1984 Pulitzer Prize- and Tony-winning play of the same name, and directed by James Foley. The film depicts two days ...more

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#402 of 460 The Most Quotable Movies of All Time #153 of 265 The Best Ensemble Movies #10 of 85 The Best Movies Based on Plays

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Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey, Alec Baldwin
It's Complicated is a 2009 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Nancy Meyers. It stars Meryl Streep as a successful bakery owner and single mother of three who starts a secret ...more

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#64 of 231 The Best Movies for Women #181 of 808 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #8 of 24 The Best Movies About a Midlife Crisis in Women

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Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis
Beetlejuice is a 1988 American fantasy-comedy-horror film directed by Tim Burton. The spirits of a deceased couple (Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis) are harassed by an unbearable family that has ...more

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#8 of 336 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetimefeaturing Strange Things You Probably Didn't Know About The Making Of 'Beetlejuice'listed on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin
The Departed is a 2006 American crime drama film directed by Martin Scorsese, and a remake of the 2002 Hong Kong film Infernal Affairs. Irish Mob boss Francis "Frank" Costello (Jack ...more

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#11 of 93 The Very Best Oscar-Winning Moviesfeaturing All The Evidence Matt Damon's Character In The Departed Is Secretly Gaylisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Alec Baldwin, Whoopi Goldberg, James Woods
Ghosts of Mississippi is a 1996 American drama film directed by Rob Reiner and starring Alec Baldwin, Whoopi Goldberg, and James Woods. The plot is based on the true story of the 1994 trial of ...more

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#202 of 719 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked #23 of 39 Great Historical Black Movies Based On True Stories #127 of 211 The Best Historical Drama Movies of All Time, Ranked

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Alec Baldwin, Anthony Hopkins, Elle Macpherson
The Edge is a 1997 American survival drama film directed by Lee Tamahori and starring Anthony Hopkins and Alec Baldwin. Bart the Bear, a trained Kodiak Bear known for appearances in several ...more
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Nicole Kidman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Alec Baldwin
Malice is a 1993 American thriller film directed by Harold Becker. The screenplay by Aaron Sorkin and Scott Frank is based on a story by Jonas McCord. It stars Alec Baldwin, Nicole Kidman and ...more
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Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Kevin Spacey
Working Girl is a 1988 romantic comedy-drama film written by Kevin Wade and directed by Mike Nichols. It tells the story of a Staten Island-raised secretary, Tess McGill, working in the mergers ...more

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#240 of 336 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime #133 of 440 The Funniest '80s Movieslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Kate Beckinsale, Leonardo DiCaprio, Gwen Stefani
The Aviator is a 2004 American biographical drama film directed by Martin Scorsese, written by John Logan and produced by Michael Mann, Sandy Climan, Graham King, and Charles Evans, Jr.. It ...more

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#138 of 710 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars #63 of 67 The Best Movies That Are Super Longlisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Jennifer Aniston, Alec Baldwin, Ben Stiller
Along Came Polly is a 2004 American romantic comedy film written and directed by John Hamburg, starring Ben Stiller and Jennifer Aniston in the lead roles.

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#1,199 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #297 of 808 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #74 of 94 The Worst January Movie Releases

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Demi Moore, Alec Baldwin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
The Juror is a 1996 American romantic thriller film based on the 1995 novel by George Dawes Green. It was directed by Brian Gibson and stars Demi Moore as a single mother picked for jury duty ...more
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Kate Beckinsale, Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck
Pearl Harbor is a 2001 American war film with romance and action elements directed by Michael Bay, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and written by Randall Wallace. It features an ensemble cast, ...more

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#104 of 382 The Best War Movies Everfeaturing All The Historical Inaccuracies In Michael Bay's 'Pearl Harbor'listed on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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The Getaway Alec Baldwin, Kim Basinger, James Woods
The Getaway is a 1994 thriller directed by Roger Donaldson. It is based on the Jim Thompson novel of the same name and is a remake of the 1972 film of the same name. The film stars Alec Baldwin ...more

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#120 of 156 The Greatest Car Movies Ever Made #352 of 519 The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made #20 of 38 The Best Kim Basinger Movies

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Alec Baldwin, Teri Hatcher, Mary Stuart Masterson
Heaven's Prisoners is a 1996 American drama crime thriller film directed by Phil Joanou and starring Alec Baldwin, Kelly Lynch, Mary Stuart Masterson, Teri Hatcher and Eric Roberts. It is based ...more
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Michelle Pfeiffer, Alec Baldwin, Lisa Kudrow
Married to the Mob is a 1988 American comedy film directed by Jonathan Demme, starring Michelle Pfeiffer and Matthew Modine. Michelle Pfeiffer, in something of a departure from her previous ...more

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#185 of 440 The Funniest '80s Movies #520 of 1,204 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #338 of 575 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked

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Julia Roberts, Alec Baldwin, Mischa Barton
Notting Hill is a 1999 British romantic comedy film set in Notting Hill, London, released on 21 May 1999. The screenplay was by Richard Curtis and the film was produced by Duncan Kenworthy and ...more

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#72 of 304 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time #175 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies #566 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Alec Baldwin, Bill Murray
The Royal Tenenbaums is a 2001 American comedy-drama film directed by Wes Anderson and co-written with Owen Wilson. The film stars Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston, Bill Murray, Gwyneth Paltrow, ...more

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#738 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #297 of 410 The Best Rainy Day Movies #251 of 291 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry

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Alec Baldwin, Maria Bello, Estella Warren
The Cooler is a 2003 romantic drama film directed by Wayne Kramer. The original screenplay was written by Kramer and Frank Hannah. In old school gambling parlance, a casino "cooler" is ...more
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Jim Carrey, Alec Baldwin, Angie Harmon
Fun with Dick and Jane is a 2005 remake of the 1977 American comedy film of the same name, directed by Dean Parisot and written by Judd Apatow and Nicholas Stoller. The film generated worldwide ...more

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#318 of 1,204 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #638 of 992 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films #21 of 32 Blockbusters With No Cultural Impact Whatsoever, Ranked

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Alec Baldwin, Kim Basinger, Elisabeth Shue
The Marrying Man is a 1991 romantic comedy film starring Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger. The film was directed by Jerry Rees, and written by Neil Simon. The film opened to mixed and poor reviews, ...more

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#302 of 336 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime #338 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #524 of 808 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made

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Alec Baldwin, Fergie, Chris Rock
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa is a 2008 American computer-animated comedy film written by Etan Cohen, and directed by Eric Darnell and Tom McGrath. This sequel to the 2005 film Madagascar ...more

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#130 of 600 The Best Animated Films Ever #630 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #129 of 181 The Best Movie Sequels Ever Made

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Alec Baldwin, Ian McKellen, Tim Curry
The Shadow is a 1994 American superhero film, directed by Russell Mulcahy and starring Alec Baldwin, John Lone, Penelope Ann Miller, Ian McKellen, Peter Boyle, Jonathan Winters and Tim Curry. It ...more

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#44 of 102 The Worst Superhero Movies Ever Made #117 of 183 The Best Superhero Movies Ever Madefeaturing Everything Doctor Strange Basically Stole from The Shadow

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Alec Baldwin, Julia Stiles
State and Main is a 2000 comedy film, written and directed by David Mamet and starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rebecca Pidgeon, Sarah Jessica Parker, Julia Stiles, William H. Macy and Alec ...more
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Alec Baldwin, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Nora Dunn
Miami Blues is a 1990 action-crime-thriller-film based on the novel of the same name by Charles Willeford. It stars Alec Baldwin, Fred Ward, and Jennifer Jason Leigh. It was directed by George ...more