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The Best Catherine Zeta-Jones Movies 

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

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The list you're viewing contains films like Ocean's Twelve and The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Daredevils of the Desert.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Catherine Zeta-Jones movies?" and "What are the greatest Catherine Zeta-Jones roles of all time?"

Catherine Zeta-Jones is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Spielberg, Steven Soderbergh and Simon Wincer. Catherine Zeta-Jones has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Andie MacDowell and Demi Moore in terms of fame and success.

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

Released: 2002

Directed by: Rob Marshall

Chicago is a 2002 American musical comedy film adapted from the satirical stage musical of the same name, exploring the themes of celebrity, scandal, and corruption in Jazz Age Chicago. The film ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Sean Connery, Ving Rhames

Released: 1999

Directed by: Jon Amiel

Entrapment is a 1999 American caper film directed by Jon Amiel and starring Sean Connery and Catherine Zeta-Jones.

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Anthony Hopkins, Antonio Banderas

Released: 1998

Directed by: Martin Campbell

The Mask of Zorro is a 1998 American swashbuckler film based on the Zorro character created by Johnston McCulley. It was directed by Martin Campbell and stars Antonio Banderas, Anthony Hopkins, ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Antonio Banderas, Michael Emerson

Released: 2005

Directed by: Martin Campbell

The Legend of Zorro is a 2005 swashbuckler film and sequel to The Mask of Zorro, directed by Martin Campbell. Antonio Banderas and Catherine Zeta-Jones reprise their roles as the titular hero ...more
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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Tom Hanks, Zoe Saldana

Released: 2004

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

The Terminal is a 2004 American romantic comedy film directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Hanks and Catherine Zeta-Jones. It is about a man who becomes trapped in New York City's JFK ...more

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Salma Hayek, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas

Released: 2000

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Traffic is a 2000 American drama film directed by Steven Soderbergh and written by Stephen Gaghan. It explores the trade from a number of perspectives: a user, an enforcer, a politician and a ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Liam Neeson, Owen Wilson

Released: 1999

Directed by: Jan de Bont

The Haunting is a 1999 remake of the 1963 horror film of the same name. Both films are based on the novel The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson, published in 1959. The Haunting was ...more

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#214 of 784 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #20 of 33 Horror Movie Reboots No One Ever Asked For #22 of 27 The Nastiest Decapitations in Horror Movies

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George Clooney, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Billy Bob Thornton

Released: 2003

Directed by: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Intolerable Cruelty is a 2003 romantic black comedy film directed by Joel Coen and produced by Ethan Coen and Brian Grazer. The Coen brothers also wrote the last draft of the screenplay about ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Zoë Kravitz, Abigail Breslin

Released: 2007

Directed by: Scott Hicks

No Reservations is a 2007 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Scott Hicks. Starring Catherine Zeta-Jones, Aaron Eckhart and Abigail Breslin, the screenplay by Carol Fuchs is an ...more

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#357 of 693 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #6 of 50 The Best Movies About Cooking #5 of 24 Great Movies About Working in a Restaurant

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Art Garfunkel, Justin Bartha

Released: 2009

Directed by: Bart Freundlich

The Rebound is a 2009 United States of American romantic comedy film directed by Bart Freundlich, starring Catherine Zeta-Jones and Justin Bartha. It was released in theaters in several ...more
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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Tim Curry, Marilu Henner

Released: 1996

Directed by: Ron Lieberman

Titanic is a made-for-TV dramatization that premiered as a 2-part miniseries on CBS in 1996. Titanic follows several characters on board the RMS Titanic when she sinks on her maiden voyage in ...more
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Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

Released: 2004

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Ocean's Twelve is a 2004 American comedy film, which acts as the sequel to 2001's Ocean's Eleven. Like its predecessor, which was a remake of the 1960 film Ocean's 11, the film was directed by ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Jude Law, Channing Tatum

Released: 2013

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Side Effects is a 2013 American psychological thriller film directed by Steven Soderbergh from a screenplay written by Scott Z. Burns. The film stars Jude Law, Rooney Mara, Catherine Zeta-Jones, ...more
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Julia Roberts, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Emma Roberts

Released: 2001

Directed by: Joe Roth

America's Sweethearts is a 2001 romantic comedy film directed by Joe Roth and written by Billy Crystal and Peter Tolan. It stars Julia Roberts, Billy Crystal, John Cusack and Catherine ...more

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#269 of 693 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #49 of 135 The Best Movies About Movies #142 of 375 The Greatest Romantic Comedies Of All Time

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Brad Pitt, Michelle Pfeiffer, Catherine Zeta-Jones

Released: 2003

Directed by: Tim Johnson, Patrick Gilmore

Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas is a 2003 American animated swashbuckling fantasy comedy adventure film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by DreamWorks Pictures, using ...more
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High Fidelity is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Catherine Zeta-Jones Movies
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Springsteen, Jack Black

Released: 2000

Directed by: Stephen Frears

High Fidelity is a 2000 American comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Frears and starring John Cusack and Iben Hjejle. The film is based on the 1995 British novel of the same name by Nick ...more

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#927 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movies #148 of 360 The Best Movies Based On Books #29 of 299 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time

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Tom Cruise, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Alec Baldwin

Released: 2012

Directed by: Adam Shankman

Rock of Ages is a 2012 American romantic musical comedy film directed by Adam Shankman. The film is an adaptation of the 2006 rock jukebox Broadway musical of the same name by Chris D'Arienzo. ...more

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#75 of 199 The Best Movies About Music #169 of 194 Musical Movies With the Best Songs #121 of 124 The Most Rewatchable Movie Musicals

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Kristy Swanson, Billy Zane

Released: 1996

Directed by: Simon Wincer

The Phantom is a 1996 American superhero film directed by Simon Wincer. Based on Lee Falk's comic strip The Phantom, the film stars Billy Zane as a seemingly immortal crimefighter and his battle ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe

Released: 2013

Directed by: Allen Hughes

Broken City is a 2013 American crime thriller film directed by Allen Hughes and written by Brian Tucker. Mark Wahlberg stars as a police officer turned private investigator and Russell Crowe as ...more
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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Omar Sharif, Paul McGann

Released: 1995

Directed by: Marvin J. Chomsky, John Goldsmith

Catherine the Great is a 1995 television movie based on the life of Catherine II of Russia. It stars Catherine Zeta-Jones as Catherine, Jeanne Moreau as Empress Elizabeth and Omar Sharif as ...more

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The Many Faces of Zorro Catherine Zeta-Jones, Anthony Hopkins, Anthony De Longis

Released: 2000

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Marlon Brando, Tom Selleck

Released: 1992

Directed by: John Glen

Christopher Columbus: The Discovery is a 1992 historical film directed by John Glen. It was the last project developed by the father and son production team of Alexander and Ilya Salkind, and ...more
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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Saoirse Ronan, Guy Pearce

Released: 2007

Directed by: Gillian Armstrong

Death Defying Acts is a 2007 British-Australian supernatural romance film, directed by Gillian Armstrong, and starring Guy Pearce & Catherine Zeta-Jones. It concerns an episode in the life ...more
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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Clive Owen, Ray Stevenson

Released: 1994

Directed by: Jack Gold

The Return of the Native is a 1994 film directed by Jack Gold.
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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Daredevils of the Desert Catherine Zeta-Jones, Daniel Craig

Released: 1999

Directed by: Simon Wincer

The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Daredevils of the Desert is a film directed by Simon Wincer released on Oct 26, 1999.