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

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

Everything from This Girl for Hire to The Skateboard Kid is included on this list.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Bess Armstrong movies?" and "What are the greatest Bess Armstrong roles of all time?"
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Tom Selleck, Wilford Brimley, Brian Blessed High Road to China is a 1983 adventure-romance film, set in the 1920s, starring Tom Selleck as a hard-drinking biplane pilot hired by society heiress Eve "Evie" Tozer to find her ...more

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Dennis Quaid, Lea Thompson, Louis Gossett Jaws 3-D is a 1983 American horror thriller film directed by Joe Alves and starring Dennis Quaid, Bess Armstrong, Lea Thompson and Louis Gossett, Jr. It is the second sequel to Steven ...more

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Christina Ricci, Stacy Keibler, Edward Furlong Pecker is a 1998 American comedy-drama film written and directed by John Waters and starring Edward Furlong and Christina Ricci. Like all Waters' films, it was filmed and set in Baltimore; this ...more

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Carol Burnett, Alan Alda, Rita Moreno The Four Seasons is a 1981 romantic comedy film written and directed by and starring Alan Alda, co-starring Carol Burnett, Len Cariou, Sandy Dennis, Rita Moreno, Jack Weston and Bess Armstrong. ...more

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Tom Hanks, Sela Ward, Jackie Gleason Nothing in Common is a 1986 comedy-drama film, directed by Garry Marshall. It stars Tom Hanks and Jackie Gleason in what would prove to be Gleason's final film role - he was suffering from colon ...more

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Christina Ricci, Dyan Cannon, Michael McKean That Darn Cat is a 1997 mystery comedy film starring Christina Ricci and Doug E. Doug. It is a remake of the 1965 film That Darn Cat!, which in turn was based on the book Undercover Cat by ...more

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Cassandra Peterson, Bess Armstrong, Tim Thomerson Jekyll and Hyde...Together Again is a 1982 comedy based on the novella Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson. The film is more like a cross between the original story ...more

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John Larroquette, Bess Armstrong, Bronson Pinchot Second Sight is a 1989 comedy film from Warner Bros., starring John Larroquette, Bronson Pinchot, Stuart Pankin and Bess Armstrong. In the film, a paranormal detective, a psychic and a nun ...more

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Angela Lansbury, Phoebe Cates, Honor Blackman Lace is an American television two-part miniseries, based on the novel of the same name by author Shirley Conran. The series aired on ABC from February 26–27, 1984. The plot concerns the search ...more

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James Spader, Mädchen Amick, Larry Miller Dream Lover is a 1994 American erotic drama film written and directed by Nicholas Kazan and starring James Spader and Mädchen Amick. The original music score was composed by Christopher

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Reba McEntire, Scott Foley, Tim Matheson Forever Love is a 1998 television film, partially based on Anne Shapiro's awakening, starring Reba McEntire and Bess Armstrong.

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Alexandra Paul, Scott Baio, Bruce Greenwood Danielle Steel's Mixed Blessings is a 1995 tv film directed by Bethany Rooney.

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Dean Norris, Bess Armstrong, William Devane Forgotten Sins was a 1996 television movie based on Lawrence Wright's New Yorker articles and his book Remembering Satan, which was in turn based on the actual case of Paul Ingram. It originally ...more

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Kirk Douglas, Jason Hervey, Craig T. Nelson Take Me Home Again is a film directed by Tom McLoughlin released on Dec 18, 1994.

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Michael Richards, James Cromwell, Joe Piscopo The House of God is a 1984 film directed by Donald Wrye.

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Donnie Wahlberg, KaDee Strickland, Jasmine Guy Diamond Men is a 2000 film, a crime drama starring Robert Forster and Donnie Wahlberg. The independent film was written and directed by Dan Cohen, and was screened at the Hamptons International ...more

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Dom DeLuise, Bess Armstrong, Cliff DeYoung The Skateboard Kid is a 1993 comedy, family and fantasy film written by Larry Swerdlove and Gary Stuart Kaplan and directed by Larry Swerdlove.

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This Girl for Hire José Ferrer, Roddy McDowall, Celeste Holm This Girl for Hire is a 1983 comedy film directed by Jerry Jameson.

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Corporate Affairs Monica Keena, Adam Scott, Breckin Meyer Corporate Affairs is a 2008 comedy film written and directed by Dan Cohen.

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Candace Cameron-Bure, Nikki Cox, Mark-Paul Gosselaar She Cried No is a 1996 American television drama film directed by Bethany Rooney, which starred Candace Cameron Bure and Mark-Paul Gosselaar, both former pre-teen idols.