List of the best Christopher Rydell movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Christopher Rydell'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 Christopher Rydell movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Christopher Rydell movies will be at the top of the list. Christopher Rydell has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Christopher Rydell movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Christopher Rydell films to end the squabble once and for all.
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List is made up of many different films, including Gotcha! and On Golden Pond."This list answers the questions, "What are the best Christopher Rydell movies?" and "What are the greatest Christopher Rydell roles of all time?"
On Golden Pond is a 1981 American drama film directed by Mark Rydell. The screenplay by Ernest Thompson was adapted from his 1979 play of the same title. Henry Fonda won the Academy Award for Best Actor in what was his final film role. Co-star Katharine Hepburn also received an Oscar, as did Thompson for his script, and there were a further seven Oscar nominations for the film, including Jane Fonda, who played the daughter. The film co-starred Dabney Coleman and Doug McKeon. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Jane Fonda, Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Dabney Coleman, Troy Garity, + more
Initial Release: 1981
Directed by: Mark Rydell
#8 on The Best Movies of 1981
For the Boys is a 1991 film which traces the life of Dixie Leonard, a 1940s actress/singer who teams up with Eddie Sparks, a famous performer, to entertain American troops. As in The Rose, Midler's first starring role and also a blockbuster quasi-biopic, the film is fiction. However, actress/singer Martha Raye believed that Midler's character was based on many widely known facts about her life and career with the USO and pursued legal action based on that assumption. After a protracted legal engagement, Raye ultimately lost the case. The Caan character was generally believed to be based on Bob Hope. The film was adapted by Marshall Brickman, Neal Jimenez, and Lindy Laub from a story by ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Vince Vaughn, Bette Midler, Andy Dick, James Caan, George Segal, + more
Initial Release: 1991
Directed by: Mark Rydell
#43 on The Best Vince Vaughn Movies
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. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Linda Fiorentino, Anthony Edwards, Alex Rocco, Kari Lizer, Jsu Garcia, + more
Initial Release: 1985
Directed by: Jeff Kanew
#86 on The Best Movies of 1985
#91 on The Best College Movies Ever
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 voice actor Tom Kenny. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Phil Hartman, Lara Flynn Boyle, Brian Doyle-Murray, Tom Kenny, Anthony Edwards, + more
Initial Release: 1989
Directed by: Savage Steve Holland
#94 on The Best Movies of 1989