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

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

List films include Evel Knievel, Honky Tonk Freeway and many additional films as well.

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

Beau Bridges is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Soderbergh, Simon Wincer and Sidney Lumet.

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The Fabulous Baker Boys Michelle Pfeiffer, Jeff Bridges, Jennifer Tilly The Fabulous Baker Boys is a 1989 American romantic comedy-drama musical film written and directed by Steve Kloves, and starring real life brothers Jeff Bridges and Beau Bridges as two brothers ...more

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The Other Side of the Mountain Beau Bridges, Dabney Coleman, Griffin Dunne The Other Side of the Mountain is a 1975 American film based on a true story of ski racing champion Jill Kinmont. In early 1955, Kinmont was the national champion in slalom and was a top U.S. ...more

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The Descendants George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Judy Greer The Descendants is a 2011 American drama film directed by Alexander Payne. The screenplay by Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash is based on the novel of the same name by Kaui Hart Hemmings. The film ...more

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Charlotte's Web Julia Roberts, Oprah Winfrey, Dakota Fanning Charlotte's Web is a 2006 American live-action/computer-animated feature film based on the popular book of the same name by E. B. White. It is directed by Gary Winick and produced by Paramount ...more

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Norma Rae Sally Field, Beau Bridges, Pat Hingle Norma Rae is a 1979 American drama film about a factory worker from a small town in North Carolina who becomes involved in the labor union activities at the textile factory where she works. The ...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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Jerry Maguire Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger Jerry Maguire is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama sports film written, produced and directed by Cameron Crowe, and stars Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Renée Zellweger. It was ...more

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RocketMan Beau Bridges, Shelley Duvall, Harland Williams RocketMan is a 1997 comic science fiction film directed by Stuart Gillard, and starring Harland Williams, Jessica Lundy, William Sadler and Jeffrey DeMunn. It was produced by Walt Disney ...more

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The Landlord Louis Gossett, Jr., Beau Bridges The Landlord is a 1970 film directed by Hal Ashby, based on the novel by Kristin Hunter. The film stars Beau Bridges in the lead role of a well-to-do white man who becomes landlord of an ...more

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The Good German George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Tobey Maguire The Good German is a 2006 film adaptation of the novel by Joseph Kanon. It was directed by Steven Soderbergh, and stars George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, and Tobey Maguire. Set in Berlin following ...more

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Village of the Giants Ron Howard, Beau Bridges, Toni Basil Village of the Giants is a 1965 science-fiction/comedy movie with many elements of the beach party film genre. It was produced, directed and written by Bert I. Gordon, and based loosely on H.G. ...more

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Hidden in America Jeff Bridges, Frances McDormand, Jena Malone Hidden in America is a 1996 American television film about poverty in the United States. The film is directed by Martin Bell and stars Beau Bridges, Bruce Davison, and Alice Krige. Bridges plays ...more

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Sordid Lives Olivia Newton-John, Beau Bridges, Bonnie Bedelia Sordid Lives is a 2000 independent film, written and directed by Del Shores. The movie is based on Shores' play of the same name and includes elements of his life, according to the director's ...more

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Out of the Ashes Beau Bridges, Zoie Palmer, Christine Lahti Out of the Ashes is a made-for-television movie that was released by Showtime. It is a dramatization of the life of Holocaust concentration camp survivor Gisella Perl and is based on her book I ...more

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Sidekicks Chuck Norris, Danica McKellar, Joe Piscopo Sidekicks is a 1992 action film starring Jonathan Brandis and Chuck Norris.

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Columbus Circle Amy Smart, Selma Blair, Giovanni Ribisi Columbus Circle is an independent thriller film directed by George Gallo and co-written by Gallo and Kevin Pollak. The film stars Selma Blair, Giovanni Ribisi, Beau Bridges, Amy Smart, Jason ...more

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10.5 Kaley Cuoco, Kim Delaney, Beau Bridges 10.5 is a 2004 disaster film directed by John Lafia which aired as a television miniseries in the United States on May 2, 2004 and May 3, 2004. The plot focuses on a series of catastrophic ...more

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Max Payne Mila Kunis, Mark Wahlberg, Olga Kurylenko Max Payne is a 2008 American neo-noir action film loosely based on the video game series of the same name developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by Rockstar Games. It was written by ...more

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Free Willy: Escape from Pirate's Cove Beau Bridges, Bindi Irwin, Kevin Otto Free Willy: Escape from Pirate's Cove is a 2010 direct-to-video family film and the fourth and final installment in the Free Willy series. It stars Beau Bridges and Bindi Irwin. The film was ...more

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The Wizard Tobey Maguire, Christian Slater, Fred Savage The Wizard is a 1989 adventure comedy-drama film starring Fred Savage, Christian Slater, Jenny Lewis and Luke Edwards. It was also Tobey Maguire's film debut. The film follows three children as ...more

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Alice in Wonderland Ringo Starr, John Stamos, Sammy Davis Alice in Wonderland is a two-part film adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Alice books. An Irwin Allen production, it was a special made for television and used a huge all-star cast of notable actors ...more

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Greased Lightning Richard Pryor, Pam Grier, Beau Bridges Greased Lightning is a 1977 American biographical film, starring Richard Pryor, Beau Bridges, and Pam Grier, and directed by Michael Schultz. Greased Lightning is a film loosely based on the ...more

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The Four Feathers Jane Seymour, Beau Bridges, Harry Andrews The Four Feathers is a 1977 British television film adaptation of the classic novel The Four Feathers by novelist A.E.W. Mason. Directed by Don Sharp, this version starred Beau Bridges, Robert ...more

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Honky Tonk Freeway Teri Garr, Beverly DAngelo, Jessica Tandy Honky Tonk Freeway is a 1981 comedy film directed by John Schlesinger. The film, conceived and co-produced by Don Boyd, was one of the most expensive box office flops in history, losing its ...more

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The Hotel New Hampshire Jodie Foster, Rob Lowe, Seth Green The Hotel New Hampshire is a 1984 comedy-drama film based on John Irving's 1981 novel of the same name. The film was written and directed by Tony Richardson and stars Jodie Foster, Beau Bridges, ...more

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Swashbuckler James Earl Jones, Anjelica Huston, Robert Shaw Swashbuckler is a romantic adventure film produced in the U.S. by Universal Studios and released in 1976. The film is based on the story “The Scarlet Buccaneer”, written by Paul Wheeler and ...more

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10.5: Apocalypse Garcelle Beauvais, Dean Cain, Frank Langella 10.5: Apocalypse is a 2006 television miniseries written and directed by John Lafia. A sequel to 2004's 10.5, the film follows a series of catastrophic seismic disasters including earthquakes, ...more

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The Fifth Musketeer Ursula Andress, Olivia de Havilland, Ian McShane The Fifth Musketeer is a 1979 film adaptation of the last section of the novel The Vicomte de Bragelonne by Alexandre Dumas, père, which is itself based on the French legend of the Man in ...more

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Debating Robert Lee Kaley Cuoco, Rachel Nichols, Danielle Harris Debating Robert Lee is a 2004 independently-made, festival award-winning film, directed by Dan Polier and written by Dan Polier and Matthew Klein. It is centered on a group of jaded, high school ...more

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Family Practice Anne Archer, Beau Bridges, Suzy Brack Family Pactice is a 2008 film directed by Bart Freundlich.

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Two-Minute Warning Charlton Heston, John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands Two-Minute Warning is a 1976 disaster film directed by Larry Peerce and starring Charlton Heston, John Cassavetes, Martin Balsam, Beau Bridges, Jack Klugman, Gena Rowlands, and David Janssen. It ...more

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For Love of Ivy Sidney Poitier, Carroll O'Connor, Beau Bridges For Love of Ivy is a 1968 romantic comedy film directed by Daniel Mann. The film stars Sidney Poitier, Abbey Lincoln, Beau Bridges, Nan Martin, Lauri Peters and Carroll O'Connor. The story was ...more

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The Second Civil War James Earl Jones, Phil Hartman, Ron Perlman The Second Civil War is a satirical/comedy film made for the HBO cable television network and first shown on March 15, 1997. Directed by Joe Dante, the film is a satire about anti-immigrant ...more

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Stargate: Continuum Amanda Tapping, Beau Bridges, Claudia Black Stargate: Continuum is a 2008 Canadian-American military science fiction direct-to-video film in the Stargate franchise. It is the second sequel to television series Stargate SG-1 following The ...more

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The Ballad of Jack and Rose Daniel Day-Lewis, Camilla Belle, Jena Malone The Ballad of Jack and Rose is a 2005 drama film written and directed by Rebecca Miller, and starring her husband Daniel Day-Lewis; it also stars Camilla Belle, Catherine Keener, Paul Dano, Ryan ...more

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Inherit the Wind Jack Lemmon, George C. Scott, Piper Laurie Inherit the Wind is a 1999 television film adaptation of the play of the same name. The original 1955 play was written as a parable which fictionalized the 1925 Scopes "Monkey" Trial ...more

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Daddy's Dyin': Who's Got the Will? Beverly DAngelo, Beau Bridges, Keith Carradine "Daddy's Dyin'...Who's Got the Will?" is an American ensemble comedy-drama film.

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We Were the Mulvaneys Blythe Danner, Beau Bridges, Colin Ferguson We Were the Mulvaneys is a 2002 American TV movie written by Joyce Eliason, starring Beau Bridges, Blythe Danner and Tammy Blanchard, and directed by Peter Werner. It is based on the book of the ...more

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Witness for the Prosecution Diana Rigg, Deborah Kerr, Donald Pleasence Witness for the Prosecution is a 1982 TV version of Agatha Christie's short story and play, and also a remake of the classic Billy Wilder 1957 film Witness for the Prosecution. The film was ...more

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Signs of Life Kathy Bates, Mary-Louise Parker, Vincent D'Onofrio Signs of Life, also known as One for Sorrow, Two for Joy, is a film by American director John David Coles, released May 5, 1989. The film stars Beau Bridges, Vincent D'Onofrio, and Arthur ...more

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Smile Linda Hamilton, Sean Astin, Cheri Oteri Smile is a 2005 film written and directed by Jeffrey Kramer.

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Don't Fade Away Mischa Barton, Ryan Kwanten, Ja Rule Don't Fade Away is a 2011 coming-of-age drama film starring Mischa Barton and Ryan Kwanten. The film has been produced by Origin Entertainment Group and was shot in Los Angeles and North ...more

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Lovin' Molly Anthony Perkins, Blythe Danner, Beau Bridges Lovin' Molly is a 1974 drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Anthony Perkins, Beau Bridges, Blythe Danner in the title role, Ed Binns, and Susan Sarandon. The film is based on one of ...more

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The Incident Martin Sheen, Donna Mills, Ruby Dee The Incident is a 1967 American film written by Nicholas E. Baehr, directed by Larry Peerce and starring Beau Bridges, Tony Musante, Brock Peters and Martin Sheen It tells the story of two young ...more

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Married to It Cybill Shepherd, Stockard Channing, Mary Stuart Masterson Married to It is a 1991 film directed by Arthur Hiller about three New York City couples with disparate careers, ages, and lifestyles who nonetheless bond through their mutual connection to a ...more

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Women & Men: Stories of Seduction James Woods, Melanie Griffith, Molly Ringwald Women and Men: Stories of Seduction is a 1990 TV film Directed by Frederic Raphael, Tony Richardson and Ken Russell.

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Sightings: Heartland Ghost Nia Long, Beau Bridges, Miguel Ferrer Sightings: Heartland Ghost is a 2002 film based on the TV series Sightings and inspired by true events. The film was written by Phil Penningroth and directed by Brian Trenchard-Smith.

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Child's Play Beau Bridges, Robert Preston, Tom Leopold Child's Play is a 1972 American drama-mystery film directed by Sidney Lumet. It stars James Mason and Robert Preston. The screenplay by Leon Prochnik is based on the 1970 play of the same title ...more

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Wildflower Reese Witherspoon, Patricia Arquette, Beau Bridges Wildflower is a 1991 film directed by Diane Keaton.

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I-See-You.Com Rosanna Arquette, Shiri Appleby, Doris Roberts I-See-You.Com is a comedy film directed and co-written by Eric Steven Stahl, starring Beau Bridges and Rosanna Arquette.