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

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

List contains films like Martian Child and The Whole Ten Yards.

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

Amanda Peet has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Woody Allen and Roland Emmerich.

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Ashton Kutcher, Sarah Shahi, Ali Larter

Released: 2005

Directed by: Nigel Cole

A Lot like Love is a 2005 romantic comedy-drama film directed by Nigel Cole and starring Ashton Kutcher and Amanda Peet. The screenplay by Colin Patrick Lynch focuses on two individuals whose ...more

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Bruce Willis, Matthew Perry, Amanda Peet

Released: 2000

Directed by: Jonathan Lynn

The Whole Nine Yards is a 2000 American-Canadian comedy film directed by Jonathan Lynn, starring Bruce Willis, Matthew Perry, Amanda Peet, Michael Clarke Duncan and Natasha Henstridge. The title ...more

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Amanda Peet, John Cusack, Alfred Molina

Released: 2003

Directed by: James Mangold

Identity is a 2003 American psychological thriller film directed by James Mangold from a screenplay written by Michael Cooney. The film stars John Cusack, Ray Liotta, Amanda Peet, Alfred Molina, ...more

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Jack Nicholson, Keanu Reeves, Diane Keaton

Released: 2003

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

Something's Gotta Give is a 2003 American romantic comedy film written, produced and directed by Nancy Meyers for Columbia Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures. It stars Jack Nicholson and Diane ...more

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#147 of 804 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #2 of 24 The Best Movies About a Midlife Crisis in Women

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Amanda Peet, Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton

Released: 2009

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

2012 is a 2009 American science fiction disaster adventure film directed and co-written by Roland Emmerich. It stars John Cusack, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Amanda Peet, Oliver Platt, Thandie Newton, ...more

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Jack Black, Amanda Peet, Neil Diamond

Released: 2001

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Saving Silverman is a 2001 comedy film directed by Dennis Dugan and starring Jason Biggs, Steve Zahn, Jack Black and Amanda Peet. Neil Diamond has a cameo role playing himself. In the film, ...more
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Changing Lanes Ben Affleck, Samuel L. Jackson, Amanda Peet

Released: 2002

Directed by: Roger Michell

Changing Lanes is a 2002 drama-thriller film directed by Roger Michell and starring Ben Affleck and Samuel L. Jackson. The film was released on April 12, 2002 in North America by Paramount

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Jennifer Aniston, Cameron Diaz, Amanda Peet

Released: 1996

Directed by: Edward Burns

She's the One is a 1996 comedy-drama film, and the second feature film to be written and directed by New York actor and director Edward Burns. It stars Jennifer Aniston and Cameron Diaz, and is ...more

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George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet

Released: 2005

Directed by: Stephen Gaghan

Syriana is a 2005 geopolitical thriller film written and directed by Stephen Gaghan, and executive produced by George Clooney, who also stars in the film with an ensemble cast. Gaghan's ...more

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Amanda Peet, John Cusack, Anjelica Huston

Released: 2007

Directed by: Menno Meyjes

Martian Child is a 2007 American comedy-drama film about a writer who adopts a strange young boy who believes himself to be from Mars. Martian Child was released on November 2, 2007. The film ...more

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Claire Danes, Susan Sarandon, Amanda Peet

Released: 2002

Directed by: Burr Steers

Igby Goes Down is a 2002 comedy-drama film that follows the life of Igby Slocumb, a rebellious and sardonic New York City teenager who attempts to break free of his familial ties and wealthy, ...more

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Angelina Jolie, Hilary Duff, Sean Connery

Released: 1998

Directed by: Willard Carroll

Playing by Heart is a 1998 American comedy-drama film, which tells the story of several seemingly unconnected characters. It was entered into the 49th Berlin International Film Festival.
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Gulliver's Travels Emily Blunt, Jack Black, Amanda Peet

Released: 2010

Directed by: Rob Letterman

Gulliver's Travels is a 2010 American fantasy comedy film directed by Rob Letterman, produced by John Davis and Gregory Goodman, written by Joe Stillman and Nicholas Stoller and very loosely ...more

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Will Ferrell, Steve Carell, Amanda Peet

Released: 2005

Directed by: Woody Allen

Melinda and Melinda is a 2004 comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen. It was premiered at the San Sebastian International Film Festival. The film is set in Manhattan and stars ...more
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Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Amanda Peet

Released: 2002

Directed by: Carl Franklin

This film is a 2002 American thriller film directed by Carl Franklin and starring Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman, reunited from the 1997 film Kiss the Girls. The screenplay by Yuri Zeltser and ...more
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George Clooney, Michelle Pfeiffer, Amanda Peet

Released: 1996

Directed by: Michael Hoffman

One Fine Day is a 1996 American romantic comedy film directed by Michael Hoffman, starring Michelle Pfeiffer and George Clooney as two single working parents, with Alex D. Linz and Mae Whitman ...more

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#210 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies #5 of 47 The Best Mother-Son Movies Ever Made

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Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Hamill, William Shatner

Released: 2010

Directed by: Harry Kloor, Daniel St. Pierre

Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey is a 2010 animated educational sci-fi adventure film, written by Harry 'Doc' Kloor and directed by Kloor and Dan St. Pierre, as a science fiction film that ...more
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Sarah Michelle Gellar, Amanda Peet, Patricia Clarkson

Released: 1999

Directed by: Mark Tarlov

Simply Irresistible is a 1999 American romantic comedy film starring Sarah Michelle Gellar and Sean Patrick Flanery. It was directed by Mark Tarlov and was written by Judith Roberts.

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Bruce Willis, Matthew Perry, Amanda Peet

Released: 2004

Directed by: Howard Deutch

The Whole Ten Yards is a 2004 American comedy film directed by Howard Deutch and sequel to the 2000 film The Whole Nine Yards. It was based on characters created by Mitchell Kapner, who was the ...more

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Origin of the Species Amanda Peet, Michael Kelly, Jean Louisa Kelly

Released: 1998

Directed by: Andres Heinz

Origin of the Species is a 1998 film written by Robert Ackerman and directed by Andres Heinz.
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Amanda Peet, Mark Ruffalo, Ethan Hawke

Released: 2008

Directed by: Brian Goodman

What Doesn't Kill You is a 2008 film directed by Brian Goodman.
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Amy Adams, Amy Poehler, Amanda Peet

Released: 2007

Directed by: Jesse Peretz

The Ex is a 2006 comedy film directed by Jesse Peretz and starring Zach Braff, Amanda Peet and Jason Bateman. The film had a wide release planned for January 19, 2007, and then March 9, 2007. It ...more
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Amanda Peet, Jane Lynch, Leslie Bibb

Released: 1997

Directed by: H. Gordon Boos

Touch Me is a 1997 drama film directed by H. Gordon Boos.
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Jump Amanda Peet, Harvey Fierstein, Ione Skye

Released: 1999

Directed by: Justin McCarthy

Jump is a 1999 film, directed and written by Justin McCarthy, and starring James LeGros, Mark Rosenthal and Jessica Hecht.
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Animal Room Neil Patrick Harris, Amanda Peet, Catherine Hicks

Released: 1995

Directed by: Craig Singer

Animal Room is a 1995 American drama/thriller film directed, produced, and written by Craig Singer and starring Neil Patrick Harris as a bullied drug-using teenager and Matthew Lillard as the ...more