Film The Best John Landis Movies  

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

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

Items on this list include The Sci-Fi Boys and Starz Inside: Bloodsucking Cinema.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best John Landis movies?" and "What are the greatest John Landis roles of all time?"
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Mark Hamill, Stephen King, Ron Perlman Sleepwalkers is a 1992 American horror film based on an original screenplay by Stephen King and directed by Mick Garris.

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Jenny McCarthy, Kirk Douglas, Lauren Bacall Diamonds is a 1999 comedy film directed by John Mallory Asher and written by Allan Aaron Katz. The film stars Kirk Douglas, Dan Aykroyd, Lauren Bacall, Jenny McCarthy, and Corbin Allred.

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Joan Rivers, Brooke Shields, Liza Minnelli The Muppets Take Manhattan is a 1984 American musical comedy film directed by Frank Oz. It is the third of a series of live-action musical feature films starring Jim Henson's Muppets with ...more

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"The feature-length documentary "American Grindhouse" explores the hidden history of the American Exploitation Film. The movie digs deep into this often overlooked category of ...more

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Rob Zombie, Dennis Hopper, John Carpenter Dead On: The Life and Cinema of George A. Romero is a 2008 documentary film directed by the filmmaker Rusty Nails. The film is about the life and career of the horror film director George A. ...more

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John Huston, John Landis, Roddy McDowall Battle for the Planet of the Apes is a 1973 science fiction film directed by J. Lee Thompson. It is the fifth and final entry in the original Planet of the Apes series produced by Arthur P. ...more

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Starz Inside: Bloodsucking Cinema Kristanna Loken, Corey Haim, John Landis The undead come out to play in this spine-tingling documentary about the history of vampire movies that originally aired as a Starz Inside special. Highlights include clips from genre classics ...more

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David Duchovny, Melissa Leo, John Landis Venice/Venice is an American film starring Henry Jaglom, Nelly Alard, Melissa Leo, Suzanne Bertish, Daphna Kastner, David Duchovny, John Landis and written and directed by Henry Jaglom.

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Natasha Lyonne, David Alan Grier, John Landis Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby is a 1999 exploitation film and the sequel to Freeway, written and directed by Matthew Bright. It stars Natasha Lyonne as Crystal "White Girl" ...more

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Vittorio D. Shirley MacLaine, John Landis, Paul Mazursky Vittorio D. is 2009 film written and directed by Mario Canale and Annarosa Morri.

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The Scenesters Sherilyn Fenn, John Landis, Jessica Borden In this dark comedy, when a serial killer starts picking off beautiful young hipsters on the east side of Los Angeles, a group of crime scene videographers hatches a plan to catch him. ...more

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Christopher Lloyd, John Landis, Clive Barker Quicksilver Highway is a 1997 horror film directed by Mick Garris. It is based on Clive Barker's short story "The Body Politic" and Stephen King's short story "Chattery ...more

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John Landis, Joe Dante, Forrest J Ackerman Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story is a 2007 documentary film directed by Jeffrey Schwarz.

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David Cronenberg, John Carpenter, John Landis The American Nightmare is a 2000 documentary film written and directed by Adam Simon.

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Michelle Pfeiffer, Eddie Murphy, Steve Martin B.B. King "Into the Night" is a 1985 documentary film directed by Jeff Okun and co - directed by John Landis for the Universal and it was produced by Leslie Belzberg, John Landis and

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The Sci-Fi Boys Robert Rotstan