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The Best Bernadette Peters Movies  

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

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List features films like Anastasia, The Last Mile, and many more

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

Bernadette Peters has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Julie Andrews and Liza Minnelli in terms of fame and success.

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Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Rob Reiner
The Jerk is a 1979 American comedy film directed by Carl Reiner and written by Steve Martin, Carl Gottlieb, and Michael Elias. This was Martin's first starring role in a feature film. The film ...more

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Bernadette Peters, Joanna Gleason, Tom Aldredge
Into the Woods is a 1991 film directed by James Lapine. Originally broadcast as part of the American Playhouse series on PBS, this video captures a performance by the original cast of the ...more
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Tim Curry, Bernadette Peters, Greta Garbo
Annie is a 1982 American musical comedy-drama film adapted from Broadway musical of the same name by Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin and Thomas Meehan, which in turn is based on Little Orphan ...more

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#108 of 336 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime #1,078 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #32 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Time

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Cinderella Whitney Houston, Whoopi Goldberg, Bernadette Peters
Cinderella is a 1997 American romantic musical fantasy telefilm produced by Walt Disney Television. The film stars Brandy, Whitney Houston, Paolo Montalban, Bernadette Peters, Whoopi Goldberg, ...more

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#290 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #19 of 40 The Greatest Live Action Fairy Tale Movies #20 of 46 The Best Movies for Black Children, Ranked

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Burt Reynolds, Bernadette Peters, Ray Nitschke
The Longest Yard is a 1974 American sports comedy film directed by Robert Aldrich. Written by Tracy Keenan Wynn based on a story by producer Albert S. Ruddy, the film follows inmates at a prison ...more

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#78 of 591 The Best '70s Movies #764 of 1,203 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #99 of 307 The Best Movies for Men

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Kirsten Dunst, Meg Ryan, Kelsey Grammer
Anastasia is a 1997 American animated musical fantasy drama film produced by Fox Animation Studios and distributed by 20th Century Fox. Directed by former Disney animation directors Don Bluth ...more

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#69 of 599 The Best Animated Films Everfeaturing It's Time To Admit The Cartoon 'Anastasia' Was Unspeakably Weirdlisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Christopher Lee, Bernadette Peters, Isabella Rossellini
The Odyssey is a 1997 Emmy Award-winning and Golden Globe-nominated British-American fantasy–adventure television miniseries based on the ancient Greek epic poem by Homer, The Odyssey. Directed ...more

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#494 of 601 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made #375 of 586 The Best Fantasy Movies #46 of 179 The Best Miniseries in TV History

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Steve Buscemi, Bernadette Peters, Stanley Tucci
Slaves of New York is a 1989 comedy-drama Merchant Ivory Productions film. It was directed by James Ivory, produced by Ismail Merchant, and starred Bernadette Peters, Adam Coleman Howard, Chris ...more
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Liza Minnelli, Paul Newman, Mel Brooks
Silent Movie is a 1976 satirical comedy film co-written, directed by, and starring Mel Brooks, and released by 20th Century Fox on June 17, 1976. The ensemble cast includes Dom DeLuise, Marty ...more
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Steve Martin, Christopher Walken, Bernadette Peters
Pennies from Heaven is a 1981 musical film adapted from a 1978 BBC television drama. Dennis Potter adapted his own screenplay from the BBC series for American audiences, changing its setting ...more
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Pink Cadillac Clint Eastwood, Jim Carrey, Bernadette Peters
Pink Cadillac is a 1989 American action-comedy film about a bounty hunter and a group of white supremacists chasing after an innocent woman who tries to outrun everyone in her husband's prized ...more

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#85 of 156 The Greatest Car Movies Ever Made #58 of 81 The Best Clint Eastwood Movies #32 of 42 The Best Jim Carrey Movies

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Zooey Deschanel, Bernadette Peters, Carol Burnett
Once Upon a Mattress is a 2005 romantic comedy film directed by Kathleen Marshall.

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#191 of 371 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #42 of 78 The Best Disney Musical Movies #26 of 33 The Best Romantic Disney Movies

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Sunday in the Park with George Bernadette Peters, Mandy Patinkin, Brent Spiner
Sunday in the Park with George is a 1986 film written by Timo Berndt and directed by Terry Hughes.
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Coming Up Roses Bernadette Peters
Coming Up Roses is a 2010 drama film directed by Lisa Albright.
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Bernadette Peters, Rachel Ward, Jonathan Silverman
Bobbie's Girl is a 2002 comedy-drama television movie about two women leading a comfortable, quiet life running a pub in Dublin who are suddenly confronted with a series of health and family
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Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Bernadette Peters
Impromptu is a 1991 British-American period drama film directed by James Lapine, written by Sarah Kernochan, produced by Daniel A. Sherkow and Stuart Oken, and starring Hugh Grant as ...more
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Tim Curry, Haley Joel Osment, Christopher Lee
Beauty and the Beast is an 48-minute animated film originally released on May 4, 1992, and based on the classic fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast, by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve. Like ...more

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#383 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #70 of 113 The Absolute Worst Animated Movies #18 of 80 The Best Tim Curry Movies

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Mary Tyler Moore, Bernadette Peters
The Last Best Year is a drama television movie, concerning a lonely woman who discovers that she has a terminal illness. This made-for-television movie co-starred Mary Tyler Moore and Bernadette ...more
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Olivia Newton-John, Kiefer Sutherland, Bernadette Peters
The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration is a 2003 direct-to-video animated adventure musical drama film and the tenth film in the Land Before Time series.
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Amanda Bynes, Angie Harmon, Bernadette Peters
Living Proof is a 2008 Lifetime Television movie, directed by Dan Ireland, starring Harry Connick, Jr. The film is based on the true life story of Dr. Dennis Slamon and the book HER-2: The ...more
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Bernadette Peters, Ben Stein, Frank Welker
Steven Spielberg Presents Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish, usually referred to as Wakko's Wish, is a 1999 animated musical comedy-drama film created exclusively on video. The film is based on the ...more
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Michael Douglas, Kirk Douglas, Bernadette Peters
It Runs in the Family is a 2003 comedy-drama movie directed by Fred Schepisi and starring three generations of the Douglas family: Kirk Douglas, his son Michael Douglas, and Michael's son ...more

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#87 of 140 The Best Family Movies Rated PG-13 #59 of 79 The Best Kirk Douglas Movies #31 of 53 The Best Michael Douglas Movies

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Bernadette Peters
W.C. Fields and Me is a 1976 American biographical film directed by Arthur Hiller and starring Rod Steiger and Valerie Perrine. The screenplay by Bob Merrill is based on a memoir by Carlotta ...more
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Bernadette Peters, Kris Kristofferson, Loni Anderson
Vigilante Force is a 1976 American action film concerning a Vietnam War veteran and his buddies, who are hired by his brother and others in a small California town for protection from rowdy ...more
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Kevin Spacey, Bernadette Peters, Richard Paul
Fall from Grace is a made-for-TV movie about the lives of Jim Bakker and his then-wife, Tammy Faye Bakker during the 1980s, and starred Kevin Spacey and Bernadette Peters as the respective lead ...more