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The Best Cher Movies 

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List of the best Cher movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Cher is best known for recording hit songs like "I've Got You Babe" and "I Believe," but she is also an Oscar-winning actress. Cher's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world, but the order of this Cher movies list is decided by how many votes each film receives, so only her most highly rated movies will be at the top. 

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

This list features Moonstruck, Mermaids and more films and answers the questions, "What are the best Cher movies?" and "What are the greatest Cher roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Cher's dramatic work, you might also enjoy our list of best Nicolas Cage movies and best Winona Ryder movies.

Movie fans who love Cher have also been known to enjoy films starring Whitney Houston and Diana Ross.

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Mask is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Cher, Laura Dern, Sam Elliott

Released: 1985

Directed by: Peter Bogdanovich

Mask is a 1985 American drama film directed by Peter Bogdanovich, starring Cher, Sam Elliott, and Eric Stoltz. Dennis Burkley and Laura Dern are featured in supporting roles. Cher received the ...more

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Moonstruck is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Nicolas Cage, Cher, Danny Aiello

Released: 1987

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Moonstruck is a 1987 American romantic comedy film directed by Norman Jewison and written by John Patrick Shanley. It stars Cher, Nicolas Cage, Danny Aiello, Vincent Gardenia, and Olympia ...more

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Mermaids is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Cher, Christina Ricci, Winona Ryder

Released: 1990

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Mermaids is a 1990 American comedy-drama film directed by Richard Benjamin and starring Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, and Christina Ricci in her first film role. The film is based on the 1986 ...more

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Burlesque is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Christina Aguilera, Kristen Bell, Cher

Released: 2010

Directed by: Steve Antin

Burlesque is a 2010 drama film written Steven Antin, Susannah Grant and Keith Merryman and directed by Steve Antin.

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Silkwood is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Meryl Streep, Cher, Kurt Russell

Released: 1983

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Silkwood is a 1983 American drama film directed by Mike Nichols. The screenplay by Nora Ephron and Alice Arlen was inspired by the life of Karen Silkwood. In real life, it was vindicated in a ...more

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The Witches of Eastwick ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Jack Nicholson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Cher

Released: 1987

Directed by: George Miller

The Witches of Eastwick is a 1987 American comedy-fantasy film based on John Updike's novel of the same name. Directed by George Miller, the film stars Jack Nicholson as Daryl Van Horne, ...more

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Suspect is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Cher, Liam Neeson, Dennis Quaid

Released: 1987

Directed by: Peter Yates

Suspect is a 1987 American mystery/courtroom film drama directed by Peter Yates. A public defender (Cher) and a jury member (Dennis Quaid) defending a homeless man (Liam Neeson) of murder, find ...more

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Tea with Mussolini is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Cher, Judi Dench, Maggie Smith

Released: 1999

Directed by: Franco Zeffirelli

Tea with Mussolini is a 1999 Anglo-Italian semi-autobiographical film directed by Franco Zeffirelli, scripted by John Mortimer, telling the story of young Italian boy Luca's upbringing by a ...more
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If These Walls Could Tal... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Demi Moore, Cher, Jada Pinkett Smith

Released: 1996

Directed by: Cher, Nancy Savoca

If These Walls Could Talk is a 1996 made-for-cable film, broadcast on HBO. It follows the plights of three different women and their experiences with abortion. Each of the three stories takes ...more

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The Farewell Tour is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Cher, Lucille Ball, David Barry

Released: 2003

Directed by: David Mallet, Dorina Sanchez

The Farewell Tour is the third live music video title by singer-actress Cher. Released by Warner Music Video in 2003, it contained a live date from Living Proof: The Farewell Tour, filmed at ...more
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Come Back to the Five an... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Cher, Kathy Bates, Karen Black

Released: 1982

Directed by: Robert Altman

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Faithful is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Cher, Amber Smith, Ryan O'Neal

Released: 1996

Directed by: Paul Mazursky

Faithful is a comedy film, directed by Paul Mazursky and starring Cher, Chazz Palminteri and Ryan O'Neal. Palminteri wrote the screenplay, which is an adaptation of his stage play of the same ...more
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Stuck on You is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Tom Brady, Eva Mendes, Cher

Released: 2003

Directed by: Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

Stuck on You is a 2003 comedy film directed by the Farrelly brothers and starring Matt Damon and Greg Kinnear as conjoined twins, whose conflicting aspirations provide both conflict and humorous ...more
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Chastity is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Cher, Stephen Whittaker, Barbara London

Released: 1969

Chastity is a 1969 road movie drama, directed by Alessio de Paola and starring American singer-actress Cher, in her first solo film role. Written and produced by Cher's then-husband, Sonny Bono, ...more
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Zookeeper is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Sylvester Stallone, Cher, Adam Sandler

Released: 2011

Directed by: Frank Coraci

Zookeeper is a 2011 American romantic comedy film starring Kevin James and featuring the voices of Nick Nolte, Sylvester Stallone, Adam Sandler, Judd Apatow, Cher, Jon Favreau, and Faizon Love. ...more

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The Player is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Julia Roberts, Bruce Willis, Whoopi Goldberg

Released: 1992

Directed by: Robert Altman

The Player is a 1992 American satirical film directed by Robert Altman from a screenplay by Michael Tolkin based on his own 1988 novel of the same name. It is the story of Hollywood studio ...more

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Good Times is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Cher, George Sanders, Sonny Bono

Released: 1967

Directed by: William Friedkin

Good Times is a 1967 American musical comedy film starring Sonny & Cher. The film marks the directorial debut of William Friedkin, who would go on to direct The French Connection and The
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The Wrecking Crew is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cher Movies
Brian Wilson, Micky Dolenz, Dick Clark

Released: 2008

Directed by: Denny Tedesco

The Wrecking Crew is a 2008 American documentary film directed by Denny Tedesco. It covers the story of the Los Angeles-based group of session musicians known as The Wrecking Crew, famed for ...more