Entertainment The Best Sonny Bono Movies  

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

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Hairspray is a 1988 American romantic musical comedy film written and directed by John Waters, and starring Ricki Lake, Divine, Debbie Harry, Sonny Bono, Jerry Stiller, Leslie Ann Powers, Colleen Fitzpatrick, and Michael St. Gerard. Hairspray was a dramatic departure from Waters' earlier works, with a much broader intended audience. In fact, Hairspray '​s PG is the mildest rating a Waters film has received; most of his previous films were rated X by the MPAA. Set in 1962 Baltimore, Maryland, the film revolves around self-proclaimed "pleasantly plump" teenager Tracy Turnblad as she pursues stardom as a dancer on a local TV show and rallies against racial segregation. Hairspray was only a ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Debbie Harry, Jerry Stiller, John Waters, Sonny Bono, Divine, + more

Initial Release: 1988

Directed by: John Waters

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#50 on The Best Movies of 1988

#26 on The Most Rewatchable Movie Musicals

#10 on 30+ Great Period Films with a 1960s Aesthetic

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Airplane II: The Sequel is a 1982 sequel to the 1980 American comedy film Airplane!. First released on December 10, 1982, the film was written and directed by Ken Finkleman and stars Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Lloyd Bridges, Chad Everett, William Shatner, Rip Torn, and Sonny Bono. The team that wrote and directed the original Airplane! had no involvement with this sequel. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: William Shatner, Leslie Nielsen, Sonny Bono, Raymond Burr, Rip Torn, + more

Initial Release: 1982

Directed by: Ken Finkleman

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#75 on The Funniest '80s Movies

#25 on The Best Movies of 1982

#24 on The Best Comedy Movie Sequels

#49 on 25+ Great Movies That Have a Ticking Clock

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Rockin' the Night Away

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Actors: Donovan, Dion DiMucci, Sonny Bono, Peter Noone, Mamas and the Papas

Initial Release: 1988

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Escape to Athena is a British adventure war film released in 1979, directed and co-authored by George Pan Cosmatos and produced by Lew Grade's ITC Entertainment. The international cast included many well-known actors of the 1970s, including Roger Moore, Telly Savalas and Elliott Gould. The film is set during the Second World War on a German-occupied Greek island. According to the film credits, it was filmed on the island of Rhodes. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Roger Moore, Claudia Cardinale, David Niven, Stefanie Powers, Elliott Gould, + more

Initial Release: 1979

Directed by: George P. Cosmatos

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