Entertainment The Best Blythe Danner Movies  

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

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List features films like The Invisible Circus, Husbands and Wives.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Blythe Danner movies?" and "What are the greatest Blythe Danner roles of all time?"

Woody Allen and Barbra Streisand have both worked with Blythe Danner over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny, Blythe Danner
The X-Files is a 1998 American science fiction film written by Chris Carter and Frank Spotnitz, and directed by Rob Bowman. It is the first feature film based on The X-Files series created by ...more

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Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson
Meet the Parents is a 2000 American comedy film written by Jim Herzfeld and John Hamburg and directed by Jay Roach. Starring Robert De Niro and Ben Stiller, the film chronicles a series of ...more

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Peter Fonda, Yul Brynner, Blythe Danner
Futureworld is a 1976 American science fiction thriller film directed by Richard T. Heffron and written by Mayo Simon and George Schenck. It is a sequel to the 1973 Michael Crichton film ...more

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Paul Newman, Kyra Sedgwick, Blythe Danner
Mr. & Mrs. Bridge is a 1990 Merchant Ivory film based on the novels by Evan S. Connell of the same name. It is directed by James Ivory, with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and produced ...more

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Robin Williams, Naomi Campbell, Patrick Swayze
To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar is a 1995 American comedy film, starring Wesley Snipes, Patrick Swayze, and John Leguizamo as three New York drag queens who embark on a road ...more

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Liam Neeson, Woody Allen, Juliette Lewis
Husbands and Wives is a 1992 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen. The film stars Allen, Mia Farrow, Sydney Pollack, Judy Davis, Juliette Lewis, and Liam Neeson. It was ...more

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Barbra Streisand, Nick Nolte, George Carlin
The Prince of Tides is a 1991 romantic drama film based on the 1986 novel of the same name. The film stars Barbra Streisand and Nick Nolte. It tells the story of the narrator's struggle to ...more

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Steven Spielberg, Sigourney Weaver, Kristen Wiig
Paul is a 2011 British-American science fiction road comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and written by and starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. The film is about two British science fiction ...more

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Robert Duvall, Blythe Danner, Stan Shaw
The Great Santini is a 1979 film directed by Lewis John Carlino, written by Lewis John Carlino and Herman Raucher, and based on the 1976 novel of the same name by Pat Conroy. The film stars ...more

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Ellen DeGeneres, Jack Black, Tom Selleck
The Love Letter is a 1999 American romantic comedy film directed by Peter Chan and starring Kate Capshaw. It is based on the novel by Cathleen Schine. The original music score was composed by ...more

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Akihiro Miwa, Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura
Howl's Moving Castle is a 2004 Japanese animated fantasy film scripted and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. The film is based on the novel of the same name by British writer Diana Wynne Jones. The ...more

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Gene Hackman, Mia Farrow, Ian Holm
Another Woman is a 1988 American film written and directed by Woody Allen. The drama stars Gena Rowlands as a philosophy professor who accidentally overhears the private analysis of a stranger ...more

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Rachel Bilson, Tom Wilkinson, Casey Affleck
The Last Kiss is a 2006 American romantic comedy-drama film which is based on the 2001 Italian film L'ultimo bacio, directed by Gabriele Muccino. The plot revolves around a young couple and ...more

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Blythe Danner, Beau Bridges, Colin Ferguson
We Were the Mulvaneys is a 2002 American TV movie written by Joyce Eliason, starring Beau Bridges, Blythe Danner and Tammy Blanchard, and directed by Peter Werner. It is based on the book of the ...more

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John Travolta, Dustin Hoffman, Jay Leno
Mad City is a 1997 hostage thriller film written by Tom Matthews and Eric Williams, directed by Costa-Gavras, and starring Dustin Hoffman, John Travolta, Mia Kirshner, Alan Alda, Blythe Danner, ...more

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Alec Baldwin, Elle Macpherson, Bernadette Peters
Alice is a 1990 American romantic fantasy film written and directed by Woody Allen and starring Mia Farrow, Joe Mantegna and William Hurt. The film is a loose reworking of Federico Fellini's ...more

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Sandra Bullock, Ben Affleck, Blythe Danner
Forces of Nature is a 1999 American romantic comedy film directed by Bronwen Hughes. A soon-to-be-married man (Ben Affleck) encounters an exciting stranger (Sandra Bullock) after his plane ...more

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Jessica Alba, Robert De Niro, Barbra Streisand
Little Fockers is a 2010 American comedy film directed by Paul Weitz, and the third movie in the Meet the Parents franchise. Jack Byrne (Robert De Niro) is still reluctant about making ...more

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Robert De Niro, Barbra Streisand, Dustin Hoffman
Meet the Fockers is a 2004 American comedy film directed by Jay Roach and the sequel to Meet the Parents. The film stars Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Dustin Hoffman, Barbra Streisand, Blythe ...more

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Daniel Craig, Michael Gambon
Sylvia is a 2003 British biographical drama film directed by Christine Jeffs and starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Daniel Craig, Jared Harris, and Michael Gambon. It tells the true story of the romance ...more

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Anthony Hopkins, Blythe Danner, Swoosie Kurtz
Guilty Conscience is a 1985 American TV movie, produced by CBS Entertainment, directed by David Greene, starring Anthony Hopkins as criminal defense attorney Arthur Jamison. The film is a drama, ...more

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Jason Alexander, Blythe Danner, Jonathan Silverman
Brighton Beach Memoirs is a 1986 American comedy film directed by Gene Saks, written by Neil Simon, and starring Jonathan Silverman and Blythe Danner. Simon adapted his semi-autobiographical ...more

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Blythe Danner, Ken Howard, William Daniels
1776 is a 1972 American musical film directed by Peter H. Hunt. The screenplay by Peter Stone was based on the 1969 stage musical 1776. The song score was composed by Sherman Edwards. The cast ...more

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Blythe Danner, David Ogden Stiers, Edward Herrmann
A Love Affair: The Eleanor and Lou Gehrig Story is a 1978 TV movie.

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Glenn Close, Blythe Danner, Michael Moriarty
Too Far to Go is a 1979 drama film directed by Fielder Cook.