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

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

This list features films like New Waterford Girl and Quiet Days in Clichy.

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

Joel Schumacher and Paul W. S. Anderson are among those who have directed Andrew McCarthy at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Movie fans who love Andrew McCarthy have also been known to enjoy films starring James Spader and Anthony Michael Hall.

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James Spader, Gina Gershon, Molly Ringwald Pretty in Pink is a 1986 American romantic comedy-drama film about love and social cliques in 1980s American high schools. It is one of John Hughes' films starring Molly Ringwald, and is ...more

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Demi Moore, Rob Lowe, Judd Nelson St. Elmo's Fire is a 1985 American coming-of-age film directed by Joel Schumacher. The film, starring Emilio Estevez, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Demi Moore, Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy, and Mare ...more

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Andrew McCarthy, Jonathan Silverman, Skeet Ulrich Weekend at Bernie's is a dark comedy film written by Robert Klane and directed by Ted Kotcheff. The film stars Andrew McCarthy and Jonathan Silverman as young insurance corporation employees who ...more

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Kim Cattrall, James Spader, Andrew McCarthy Mannequin is a 1987 romantic comedy fantasy film starring Andrew McCarthy, Kim Cattrall, Meshach Taylor, James Spader, G. W. Bailey, and Estelle Getty. Directed and written by Michael Gottlieb, ...more

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Straight from the Heart is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Andrew McCarthy Movies
Straight from the Heart Andrew McCarthy, Teri Polo, Greg Evigan Straight from the Heart is a made-for-TV movie that premiered on Hallmark Channel on February 9, 2003. It is based on the romance novel by Pamela Wallace.

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Patrick Dempsey, Donald Sutherland, Mary Stuart Masterson Heaven Help Us is a 1985 comedy-drama film starring Andrew McCarthy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Kevin Dillon, Donald Sutherland, Wallace Shawn, Stephen Geoffreys, John Heard, and Patrick Dempsey.

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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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Brad Pitt, Robert Downey Jr., James Spader Less Than Zero is a 1987 American drama film very loosely based on Bret Easton Ellis' novel of the same name. The film stars Andrew McCarthy as Clay, a college freshman returning home for ...more

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Helen Hunt, Kelly Preston, Andrew McCarthy Only You is a 1992 film starring Andrew McCarthy, Kelly Preston, and Helen Hunt. The film was directed by Betty Thomas, in her film directing debut.

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Andrew McCarthy, Barry Bostwick, Gary Dourdan Weekend at Bernie's II is a comedy film released in 1993 by TriStar Pictures and was the sequel to the 1989 comedy Weekend at Bernie's with Andrew McCarthy, Jonathan Silverman and Terry Kiser ...more

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Ming-Na Wen, Andrew McCarthy, Vivian Wu The Joy Luck Club is a 1993 American film about the relationships between Chinese-American women and their Chinese mothers. Directed by Wayne Wang, the film is based on the eponymous 1989 novel ...more

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Sharon Stone, Valeria Golino, Andrew McCarthy Year of the Gun is a 1991 American thriller film directed by John Frankenheimer and starred Andrew McCarthy, Sharon Stone and Valeria Golino.

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Andrew McCarthy, Colin Quinn, Jessica Hecht The Christmas Tree is a 1996 ABC television film directed by Sally Field.

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Heather Graham, Matthew Broderick Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle is a 1994 American film scripted by screenwriter/director Alan Rudolph and former Washington Star reporter Randy Sue Coburn. Directed by Rudolph, it starred ...more

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Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, John Malkovich Mulholland Falls is a 1996 American neo-noir crime thriller film directed by Lee Tamahori and written by Pete Dexter. It stars Nick Nolte, Jennifer Connelly, Chazz Palminteri, Michael Madsen, ...more

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Ben Stiller, Viggo Mortensen, Molly Ringwald Fresh Horses is a 1988 coming of age drama film directed by David Anspaugh, and starring Andrew McCarthy and Molly Ringwald.

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Andrew McCarthy, Scott Glenn, Wayne Newton Night of the Running Man is a 1995 American crime thriller directed by Mark L. Lester and written by Lee Wells, who adapted it from his novel of the same name. It stars Andrew McCarthy and Scott ...more

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Jerry Stiller, Andrew McCarthy, Taylor Dayne Stag is a 1997 American thriller film, directed by Gavin Wilding, made for HBO and later released theatrically after drawing large ratings. Stag features an ensemble cast including Ben Gazzara, ...more

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Anything But Love Andrew McCarthy, Cameron Bancroft, Victor Argo Anything But Love is a 2004 musical film directed by Robert Cary.

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Andrew McCarthy, Will Patton, Danny Pintauro The Beniker Gang is a 1985 drama film. The story was written by Judie Angell and directed by Ken Kwapis. The movie stars Andrew McCarthy as Arthur Beniker, Jennifer Dundas as Cassie Beniker, ...more

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Andrew McCarthy, Fiona Fullerton, Sonny Shroyer Heaven Must Wait is a 2001 drama film directed by Tom Reeve.

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Alexis Bledel, Anna Chlumsky, Andrew McCarthy The Good Guy is 2010 romantic comedy film written and directed by Julio DePietro .

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Matt Dillon, Kyra Sedgwick, Andrew McCarthy Kansas is a 1988 film starring Matt Dillon and Andrew McCarthy. It tells the story of a young man returning home to attend a wedding who hooks up with a drifter who turns out to be a violent ...more

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Orlando Bloom, Colin Firth, Ellen Burstyn Main Street is a 2010 drama film about several residents of Durham, North Carolina, a city in the Southern U.S., whose lives are changed by the arrival of a stranger with a controversial plan to ...more

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Jason Isaacs, Edie Falco, Honor Blackman The Sight is a 2000 mystery-thriller TV film written and directed by Paul W.S. Anderson.

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The National Tree Andrew McCarthy, Kari Matchett, Jayne Eastwood The National Tree is a 2009 drama TV movie directed by Graeme Campbell.

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Andrew McCarthy, Cathy Moriarty, Mark McKinney New Waterford Girl is a Canadian drama-comedy film, released in 1999. The film was directed by Allan Moyle, and written by Tricia Fish. New Waterford Girl stars Liane Balaban as Agnes-Marie ...more

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Linda Hunt, Andrew McCarthy, Bruce McGill Waiting for the Moon is a 1987 Twentieth Century Fox film about Gertrude Stein and her lover and assistant Alice B. Toklas, played by Linda Bassett and Linda Hunt. Set in the 1930s, it depicts ...more

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Nick Nolte, Seth Rogen, Mary-Louise Parker The Spiderwick Chronicles is a 2008 American fantasy adventure film. It is the film adaptation of Holly Black and Tony DiTerlizzi's bestselling series of the same name. Set in the Spiderwick ...more

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Matthew Perry, Dave Chappelle, Calista Flockhart Getting In, also known as Student Body, is a 1994 American comedy film directed by Doug Liman starring Andrew McCarthy and Stephen Mailer.

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Leslie Mann, Andrew McCarthy, Lili Taylor Things I Never Told You is a 1996 dramatic comedy written and directed by Isabel Coixet.

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Nowhere in Sight Helen Slater, Andrew McCarthy, Christopher Heyerdahl Nowhere in Sight is a 2001 thriller film written by Frederick Knott, James Lemmo and directed by Douglas Jackson.

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Nastassja Kinski, Peter Falk, Andrew McCarthy A Storm in Summer is a 2000 drama film directed by Robert Wise.

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Angie Everhart, Andrew McCarthy, Melora Hardin Hollywood Mom's Mystery is a 2004 comedy-mystery TV movie directed by David S. Cass Sr.

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Andrew McCarthy, Michael Ironside, Jayne Heitmeyer Beyond Redemption is a 1999 film directed by Chris Angel.

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Bo Derek, Andrew McCarthy, Michael York Crusader is a 2005 action thriller TV movie written by Nick Angelo and directed by Bryan Goeres.

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Perfect Assassins Andrew McCarthy, Robert Patrick When Dr Ben Carroway (McCarthy) is involved in an assassination in which the killers commit suicide, he in turn finds that the killers have no criminal record. They are all registered missing ...more

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Everything Relative is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Andrew McCarthy Movies
Everything Relative Andrew McCarthy, Harvey Fierstein, Ellen McLaughlin Everything Relative is a 1996 drama film written and directed by Sharon Pollack.

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I Woke Up Early The Day I Died Christina Ricci, Tara Reid, Ron Perlman I Woke Up Early the Day I Died is 1998 American camp comedy film written by Edward D. Wood, Jr.. The film, directed by Aris Iliopulos, stars Billy Zane, Stephan K. Gunter, Tippi Hedren, Ron ...more

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Gina Gershon, Lisa Edelstein, Rosanna Arquette I'm Losing You is a 1998 American film written and directed by Bruce Wagner. The film starred Andrew McCarthy and is an adaptation of the 1996 novel of the same name.

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Rutger Hauer, Andrew McCarthy, Tara Fitzgerald New World Disorder is a 1999 action film written by Jeffrey Smith, Ehren Kruger and directed by Richard Spence.

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Ernest Borgnine, Andrew McCarthy, Jay Thomas Snatched is a 2010 comedy film directed by Joe Cacaci.

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Andrew McCarthy, Patsy Kensit, Bruce Greenwood Dream Man is a 1995 thriller film written by Michael Alexander Miller and directed by René Bonnière.

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2B Perfectly Honest John Turturro, Robert Vaughn, Andrew McCarthy 2B Perfectly Honest is a 2004 comedy-drama film written and directed by Randel Cole.

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Escape Clause Connie Britton, Andrew McCarthy, Paul Sorvino Escape Clause is a 1996 made for TV film directed by Brian Trenchard-Smith. It is a murder mystery about an insurance agent accused of his wife's murder.

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Andrew McCarthy, Mario Adorf, St├ęphane Audran Jours tranquilles à Clichy is a 1990 film directed by Claude Chabrol.

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The Brooklyn Brothers Beat the Best Wilmer Valderrama, Arielle Kebbel, Melissa Leo The Brooklyn Brothers Beat The Best is a 2011 independent comedy film, written and directed by Ryan O'Nan and starring Ryan O'Nan, Michael Weston and Arielle Kebbel. The story focuses on a ...more

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Dana Delany, Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew McCarthy Camp Hell is a 2010 film written and directed by George VanBuskirk.