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The Best Brittany Murphy Movies

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

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

List films include Phoenix, Riding in Cars with Boys and many additional films as well.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Brittany Murphy movies?" and "What are the greatest Brittany Murphy roles of all time?"
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  • 1
    Clueless
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    Clueless

    Alicia Silverstone, Brittany Murphy

    Released1995

    Directed byAmy Heckerling

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  • 2
    Uptown Girls
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    Uptown Girls

    Carmen Electra, Dakota Fanning

    Released2003

    Directed byBoaz Yakin

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  • 3
    Girl, Interrupted
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    Girl, Interrupted

    Angelina Jolie, Winona Ryder

    Released1999

    Directed byJames Mangold

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  • 4
    8 Mile
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    8 Mile

    Eminem, Kim Basinger

    Released2002

    Directed byCurtis Hanson

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  • 5
    Just Married
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    Just Married

    Ashton Kutcher, Brittany Murphy

    Released2003

    Directed byShawn Levy

    Just Married is a 2003 American romantic comedy film directed by Shawn Levy, and was written... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Little Black Book
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    Little Black Book

    Rashida Jones, Brittany Murphy

    Released2004

    Directed byNick Hurran

    Little Black Book is a 2004 satirical comedy film directed by Nick Hurran, and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Don't Say a Word
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    Don't Say a Word

    Famke Janssen, Michael Douglas

    Released2001

    Directed byGary Fleder

    Don't Say a Word is a 2001 psychological thriller film starring Michael Douglas, Brittany... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Riding in Cars with Boys
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    Riding in Cars with Boys

    Drew Barrymore, Maggie Gyllenhaal

    Released2001

    Directed byPenny Marshall

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  • 9
    Happy Feet
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    Happy Feet

    Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman

    Released2006

    Directed byJudy Morris, George Miller, Warren Coleman

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  • 10
    Sin City
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    Sin City

    Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis

    Released2005

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez, Frank Miller

    Sin City is a 2005 American neo-noir thriller anthology film written, produced, and directed... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    The Ramen Girl
    54
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    The Ramen Girl

    Brittany Murphy, Gabriel Mann

    Released2008

    Directed byRobert Allan Ackerman

    The Ramen Girl is an 2008 American–Japanese comedy–drama film starring Brittany Murphy about a... more on Wikipedia

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  • 12
    I'm Still Here: Real Diaries of Young People Who Lived During the Holocaust

    Released2005

    Directed byLauren Lazin

    Brings to life the diaries of young people who witnessed first-hand the horrors of the...Amazon_watch buy button
  • 13
    Good Boy!
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    Good Boy!

    Brittany Murphy, Matthew Broderick

    Released2003

    Directed byJohn Robert Hoffman

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  • 14
    Neverwas
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    Neverwas

    Ian McKellen, Nick Nolte

    Released2005

    Directed byJoshua Michael Stern

    Neverwas is a 2005 Canadian-American fantasy drama film written and directed by Joshua Michael... more on Wikipedia

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  • 15
    Spun
    43
    9

    Spun

    Mickey Rourke, Debbie Harry

    Released2003

    Directed byJonas Åkerlund

    Spun is a 2002 American dark comedy-drama directed by Jonas Åkerlund from an original... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    David and Lisa
    39
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    David and Lisa

    Brittany Murphy, Sidney Poitier

    Released1998

    Directed byLloyd Kramer

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  • 17
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    Happy Feet

    Robin Williams, P!nk

    Directed byJudy Morris

    Happy Feet is a series of animated films produced by Village Roadshow Pictures and Animal... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Abandoned
    39
    9

    Abandoned

    Brittany Murphy, Dean Cain

    Released2010

    Directed byMichael Feifer

    Abandoned is a 2011 Telly Award winning film.
  • 19
    Drop Dead Gorgeous
    40
    12

    Drop Dead Gorgeous

    Amy Adams, Kirsten Dunst

    Released1999

    Directed byMichael Patrick Jann

    This film is a 1999 American black comedy film directed by Michael Patrick Jann and starring... more on Wikipedia

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  • 20
    The Prophecy II
    36
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    The Prophecy II

    Christopher Walken, Brittany Murphy

    Released1998

    Directed byGreg Spence

    The Prophecy II is a fantasy horror–thriller film and the second motion picture in The... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Love and Other Disasters
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    Love and Other Disasters

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Orlando Bloom

    Released2006

    Directed byAlek Keshishian

    Love and Other Disasters is a 2006 romantic comedy produced by Ruby Film, Europa Corp. and... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Freeway
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    Freeway

    Reese Witherspoon, Brooke Shields

    Released1996

    Directed byMatthew Bright

    Freeway is a 1996 crime film written and directed by Matthew Bright, starring Kiefer... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Bongwater
    27
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    Bongwater

    Jack Black, Brittany Murphy

    Released1997

    Directed byRichard Sears

    Bongwater is a 1997 comedy film, based on a book of the same name by Michael Hornburg. The... more on Wikipedia

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  • 24
    Phoenix
    25
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    Phoenix

    Brittany Murphy, Anjelica Huston

    Released1998

    Directed byDanny Cannon

    Phoenix is a 1998 American crime film directed by British director Danny Cannon and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Common Ground
    25
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    Common Ground

    Brittany Murphy, Ed Asner

    Released2000

    Directed byDonna Deitch

    Common Ground is a 2000 Showtime television movie directed by Donna Deitch and written by... more on Wikipedia