The Best Gore Vidal Movies 

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

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

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Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, Montgomery Clift
Suddenly, Last Summer is a 1959 American Southern Gothic mystery film based on the play of the same title by Tennessee Williams. The film was directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and produced by Sam ...more
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Murder, Spies, & Voting Lies
Gore Vidal, Cynthia McKinney, Brad Friedman
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The Peace!
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Ashley Greene, Robin Williams, Kevin Spacey
Shrink is a 2009 American independent comedy film about a psychologist who treats members of the entertainment industry in Los Angeles, California. It stars an ensemble cast headed by Kevin ...more

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Gore Vidal, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Jim Carroll
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With Honors
Brendan Fraser, Joe Pesci, Patrick Dempsey
With Honors is a 1994 comedy-drama film starring Joe Pesci and Brendan Fraser. The film was directed by Alek Keshishian, who has more famously directed music videos for Madonna and Bobby Brown.
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Uma Thurman, Jude Law, Ethan Hawke
Gattaca is a 1997 American science fiction film written and directed by Andrew Niccol. It stars Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman, with Jude Law, Loren Dean, Ernest Borgnine, Gore Vidal, and Alan ...more

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Susan Sarandon, Jack Black, Helen Hunt
Bob Roberts is a 1992 satirical mockumentary film written, directed by and starring Tim Robbins. It tells the rise of Bob Roberts, a right-wing politician who is a candidate for an upcoming ...more
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Salinger is a 2013 documentary film about the writer J. D. Salinger, written and directed by Shane Salerno.
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Gore Vidal, Richard Perle, Graydon Carter
Why We Fight, directed by Eugene Jarecki, is a 2005 documentary film about the military–industrial complex. The title refers to the World War II-era eponymous propaganda movies commissioned by ...more
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One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern
Elvis Costello, Donovan, Gore Vidal
One Bright Shining Moment: The Forgotten Summer of George McGovern is a documentary film directed by Stephen Vittoria.
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Gore Vidal: The Man Who Said No
Gore Vidal: The Man Who Said No is a documentary film directed, produced, and edited by Gary Conklin. The film follows famed American writer and political gadfly Gore Vidal in his quixotic ...more