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The Best Ashley Judd Movies

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

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

This list contains films like Double Jeopardy and Kiss the Girls.

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    Double Jeopardy
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    Double Jeopardy

    Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones

    Released1999

    Directed byBruce Beresford

    Double Jeopardy is a 1999 American mystery-thriller film directed by Bruce Beresford and... more on Wikipedia
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    Kiss the Girls
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    Kiss the Girls

    Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd

    Released1997

    Directed byGary Fleder

    Kiss the Girls is a 1997 American psychological thriller film directed by Gary Fleder and... more on Wikipedia

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    A Time to Kill
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    A Time to Kill

    Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey

    Released1996

    Directed byJoel Schumacher

    This film is a 1996 drama film adaptation of John Grisham's 1989 novel of the same name,... more on Wikipedia

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    High Crimes
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    High Crimes

    Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd

    Released2002

    Directed byCarl Franklin

    This film is a 2002 American thriller film directed by Carl Franklin and starring Ashley Judd... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Helen
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    Helen

    Ashley Judd, Mylène Dinh-Robic

    Released2009

    Directed bySandra Nettelbeck

    Helen is a 2009 American drama film starring Ashley Judd and directed by Sandra Nettelbeck. It... more on Wikipedia
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    Simon Birch
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    Simon Birch

    Jim Carrey, Ashley Judd

    Released1998

    Directed byMark Steven Johnson

    Simon Birch is a 1998 American comedy-drama film loosely based on A Prayer for Owen Meany by... more on Wikipedia
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    Someone Like You
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    Someone Like You

    Hugh Jackman, Marisa Tomei

    Released2001

    Directed byTony Goldwyn

    Someone Like You is a 2001 romantic comedy film, based on Laura Zigman's novel Animal... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
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    Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood

    Sandra Bullock, Ashley Judd

    Released2002

    Directed byCallie Khouri

    Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood is a 2002 American comedy-drama film starring an... more on Wikipedia

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    Kuffs
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    Kuffs

    Milla Jovovich, Ashley Judd

    Released1992

    Directed byBruce A. Evans

    Kuffs is a 1992 action-comedy film directed by Bruce A. Evans and produced by Raynold Gideon.... more on Wikipedia

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    Flypaper
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    Flypaper

    Patrick Dempsey, Octavia Spencer

    Released2011

    Directed byRob Minkoff

    Flypaper is a 2011 crime fiction comedy film written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Heat
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    Heat

    Natalie Portman, Al Pacino

    Released1995

    Directed byMichael Mann

    Heat is a 1995 American crime thriller film written, produced and directed by Michael Mann,... more on Wikipedia

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    Ruby in Paradise
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    Ruby in Paradise

    Ashley Judd, Todd Field

    Released1993

    Directed byVictor Nuñez

    Ruby in Paradise is a 1993 film written, directed, and edited by Victor Nuñez, and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Dolphin Tale
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    Dolphin Tale

    Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd

    Released2011

    Directed byCharles Martin Smith

    Dolphin Tale is a 2011 family drama film directed by Charles Martin Smith from a screenplay by... more on Wikipedia

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    Where the Heart Is
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    Where the Heart Is

    Natalie Portman, Sally Field

    Released2000

    Directed byMatt Williams

    Where the Heart Is is a 2000 drama/romance film directed by Matt Williams, in his film... more on Wikipedia

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    Norma Jean & Marilyn
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    Norma Jean & Marilyn

    Ashley Judd, Mira Sorvino

    Released1996

    Directed byTim Fywell

    Norma Jean & Marilyn is a 1996 made-for-TV biographical film produced by HBO and premiered on... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Twisted
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    Twisted

    Samuel L. Jackson, Ashley Judd

    Released2004

    Directed byPhilip Kaufman

    Twisted is a 2004 American thriller film written by Sarah Thorp and directed by Philip... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    The Divergent Series: Insurgent
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    The Divergent Series: Insurgent

    Kate Winslet, Naomi Watts

    Released2015

    Directed byRobert Schwentke

    The Divergent Series: Insurgent is a 2015 science fiction adventure film directed by Robert... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Bug
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    Bug

    Ashley Judd, Michael Shannon

    Released2006

    Directed byWilliam Friedkin

    Bug is a 2006 American psychological horror film directed by William Friedkin. It stars Ashley... more on Wikipedia

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    Call + Response
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    Call + Response

    Ashley Judd, Daryl Hannah

    Released2008

    Call + Response is a documentary film released in 2008 by Fair Trade Pictures to support human... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    A Dog's Way Home
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    A Dog's Way Home

    Ashley Judd, Edward James Olmos

    Released2019

    Directed byCharles Martin Smith

    A Dog's Way Home is a 2019 American family drama film directed by Charles Martin Smith, based... more on Wikipedia
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    Frida
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    Frida

    Salma Hayek, Edward Norton

    Released2002

    Directed byJulie Taymor

    Frida is a 2002 Miramax/Ventanarosa biopic which depicts the professional and private life of... more on Wikipedia

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    De-Lovely
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    De-Lovely

    Sheryl Crow, Ashley Judd

    Released2004

    Directed byIrwin Winkler

    De-Lovely is a 2004 musical biopic directed by Irwin Winkler. The screenplay by Jay Cocks is... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Kentucky Bluegrass Basketball
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    Kentucky Bluegrass Basketball

    Ashley Judd

    Released2006

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    Smoke
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    Smoke

    Ashley Judd, Forest Whitaker

    Released1995

    Directed byPaul Auster, Wayne Wang

    Smoke is a 1995 American independent film. It was produced by Hisami Kuroiwa, Harvey Weinstein... more on Wikipedia
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    Come Early Morning
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    Come Early Morning

    Ashley Judd, Laura Prepon

    Released2006

    Directed byJoey Lauren Adams

    Come Early Morning is a 2006 film starring Ashley Judd and Jeffrey Donovan. It marked the... more on Wikipedia