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

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

This list is made up of films like El Diablo and Northfork.

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

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Top Gun Tom Cruise, Meg Ryan, Val Kilmer Top Gun is a 1986 American action drama film directed by Tony Scott, and produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer, in association with Paramount Pictures. The screenplay was written by Jim ...more

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Revenge of the Nerds John Goodman, James Cromwell, Anthony Edwards Revenge of the Nerds is a 1984 American comedy film about social life on a college campus. The film stars Robert Carradine and Anthony Edwards, with Curtis Armstrong, Ted McGinley, Julia ...more

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh Fast Times at Ridgemont High is a 1982 American coming-of-age teen comedy film written by Cameron Crowe, adapted from his 1981 book of the same name. As a freelance writer for Rolling Stone ...more

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Gotcha! Linda Fiorentino, Anthony Edwards, Alex Rocco Gotcha! is a 1985 comedy-action film, starring Anthony Edwards and Linda Fiorentino and directed by Jeff Kanew, who also directed Anthony Edwards in Revenge of the Nerds in 1984.

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Miracle Mile Mare Winningham, Anthony Edwards, Denise Crosby Miracle Mile is a 1988 American apocalyptic thriller cult film written and directed by Steve De Jarnatt, and starring Anthony Edwards and Mare Winningham that takes place mostly in real time. It ...more

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Invincible Elizabeth Banks, Mark Wahlberg, Randy Couture Invincible is a 2006 sports film directed by Ericson Core set in 1976. It is based on the true story of Vince Papale, who played for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1976 to 1978. Mark Wahlberg ...more

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Flipped Stefanie Scott, Rebecca De Mornay, Penelope Ann Miller Flipped is a 2010 comedy-drama film written by Andrew Scheinman and Rob Reiner and directed by Rob Reiner.

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Mr. North Lauren Bacall, Anjelica Huston, Robert Mitchum Mr. North is a 1988 American comedy-drama film starring Anthony Edwards, based on the 1973 novel Theophilus North by Thornton Wilder. Directed by Danny Huston, the film became a family project; ...more

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Pet Sematary Two Edward Furlong, Clancy Brown, Anthony Edwards Pet Sematary Two is a 1992 horror film directed by Mary Lambert. The screenplay was written by Richard Outten. It is the sequel to the 1989 film Pet Sematary. The film stars Edward Furlong, ...more

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How I Got into College Phil Hartman, Lara Flynn Boyle, Brian Doyle-Murray How I Got Into College is a 1989 romantic comedy film directed by Savage Steve Holland and starring Anthony Edwards, Corey Parker, and Lara Flynn Boyle. This is the film debut for then-future ...more

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El Diablo Louis Gossett^! Jr., Joe Pantoliano, Anthony Edwards El Diablo is a 1990 Comedy/Western film directed by Peter Markle, starring Anthony Edwards and Louis Gossett, Jr. It was co-written by Tommy Lee Wallace and John Carpenter.

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Bad Moon Rising Jared Robinsen, Todd Levi, Anthony Edwards Bad Moon Rising is a 2009 action-horror film written by Peter Hamilton and Scott Hamilton and directed by Scott Hamilton.

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Big Sur Kate Bosworth, Stana Katic, Radha Mitchell Big Sur is a 2013 American adventure drama film directed by Michael Polish. It is an adaptation of the 1962 novel of the same name by Jack Kerouac. The story is based on the time Kerouac spent ...more

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Downtown Forest Whitaker, Penelope Ann Miller, Joe Pantoliano Downtown is a 1990 American police action comedy film directed by Richard Benjamin. This would be the second pairing of Anthony Edwards and Forest Whitaker both of whom played roles in Amy ...more

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High School U.S.A. Michael J. Fox, Crispin Glover, Dawn Wells High School U.S.A. is a 1983 television movie directed by Rodney Amateau. The film originally aired on NBC on October 16, 1983 and features an ensemble cast including Michael J. Fox, Anthony ...more

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Heart Like a Wheel Tiffany Brissette, Beau Bridges, Bonnie Bedelia Heart Like a Wheel is a 1983 biographical film directed by Jonathan Kaplan and based on the life of drag racing driver Shirley Muldowney. It stars Bonnie Bedelia as Muldowney, and Beau Bridges ...more

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Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise James Cromwell, Courtney Thorne-Smith, Anthony Edwards Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise is the 1987 sequel to the 1984 comedy Revenge of the Nerds. Its cast featured most of the main actors from the earlier film, including Robert ...more

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The Night Before Christmas and More Christmas Stories Anthony Edwards

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Delta Heat Betsy Russell, Lance Henriksen, Anthony Edwards Delta Heat is a 1992 film directed by Michael Fischa and written by Sam A. Scribner. The buddy police film was shot in New Orleans, Louisiana. The screenplay was originally written by Bruce ...more

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The Client Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones, Mary-Louise Parker The Client is a 1994 American legal thriller film directed by Joel Schumacher, and starring Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones and Brad Renfro in his film debut. It is based on the novel of the ...more

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Danny and the Dinosaur ... and... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Anthony Edwards Movies
Danny and the Dinosaur ... and More Friendly Monster Stories Anthony Edwards, Diana Canova, Mary Beth Hurt

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Don't Go Breaking My Heart Amanda Holden, Charles Dance, Jane Leeves Don't Go Breaking My Heart is a 1999 romantic comedy film directed by Willi Patterson.

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Charlie's Ghost: The Secret of Coronado Cheech Marin, Linda Fiorentino, Anthony Edwards Charlie's Ghost: The Secret of Coronado is a 1995 Comedy, Fantasy and Adventure film written by Lance W. Dreesen and directed by Anthony Edwards.

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Pete's a Pizza ... and More Great Kid Stories! Chevy Chase, T. R. Knight, Anthony Edwards

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Motherhood Uma Thurman, Jodie Foster, Minnie Driver Motherhood is a 2009 independent comedy-drama film written and directed by Katherine Dieckmann and starring Uma Thurman.

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Northfork Nick Nolte, James Woods, Daryl Hannah Northfork is a 2003 film directed by Michael Polish and written by Michael and Mark Polish. It premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2003 and later received a limited release in ...more

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Hawks Timothy Dalton, Janet McTeer, Anthony Edwards Hawks is a 1988 British comedy film about two terminally ill patients, an English lawyer named Bancroft and a young American football player, who decide to sneak out of their hospital rooms and ...more

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Thunderbirds Vanessa Hudgens, Ben Kingsley, Bill Paxton Thunderbirds is a 2004 British-American-French science-fiction comedy action-adventure film based on the 1960s television series of the same name, directed by Jonathan Frakes. The film, written ...more

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The Sure Thing John Cusack, Tim Robbins, Nicollette Sheridan The Sure Thing is a 1985 romantic comedy written by Steven L. Bloom and Jonathan Roberts and directed by Rob Reiner. The film stars John Cusack, Daphne Zuniga, and Viveca Lindfors; it introduces ...more

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The Forgotten Julianne Moore, Gary Sinise, Alfre Woodard The Forgotten is a 2004 American science fiction psychological thriller drama film, directed by Joseph Ruben and starring Julianne Moore and Dominic West. The film's plot revolves around a woman ...more

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Summer Heat Kathy Bates, Lori Singer, Anthony Edwards Summer Heat is a film drama written and directed by Michie Gleason, with a screenplay by Michie Gleason based on the novel Here to Get My Baby Out of Jail by Louise Shivers. It stars Lori

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Jackpot Daryl Hannah, Adam Baldwin, Garrett Morris Jackpot is a 2001 comedy-drama film directed by Michael Polish and written by Michael and his brother, Mark Polish. It had a limited release in the USA on July 27, 2001.

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Playing by Heart Angelina Jolie, Hilary Duff, Sean Connery 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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Zodiac Robert Downey Jr., Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo Zodiac is a 2007 American mystery-thriller film directed by David Fincher and based on Robert Graysmith's non-fiction book of the same name. The Paramount Pictures and Warner Bros. joint ...more