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The Best Chris O'Donnell Movies

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different films, like In Love and War and Scent of a Woman.

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    Scent of a Woman

    Al Pacino, Philip Seymour Hoffman
    Scent of a Woman is a 1992 American drama directed and produced by Martin Brest that tells the...  more

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    Batman Forever

    Nicole Kidman, Drew Barrymore
    Batman Forever is a 1995 American superhero film directed by Joel Schumacher and produced by...  more

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    Men Don't Leave

    Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates
    Men Don't Leave is a 1990 comedy-drama film that stars Jessica Lange as a housewife who, after...  more
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    Batman & Robin

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney
    Batman & Robin is a 1997 American superhero film based on the DC Comics character Batman. It...  more

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    Kit Kittredge: An American Girl

    Stanley Tucci, Jane Krakowski
    Kit Kittredge: An American Girl is a 2008 American comedy-drama film directed by Patricia...  more

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    Circle of Friends

    Colin Firth, Minnie Driver
    Circle of Friends is a 1995 film directed by Irish filmmaker Pat O'Connor, and based on the...  more

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    Liam Neeson, Tim Curry
    Kinsey is a 2004 American biographical drama film written and directed by Bill Condon. It...  more

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    The Bachelor

    Mariah Carey, Brooke Shields
    The Bachelor is a 1999 romantic comedy film directed by Gary Sinyor and written by Steve...  more

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    Mad Love

    Drew Barrymore, Liev Schreiber
    Mad Love is a 1995 teen romantic drama film directed by Antonia Bird and starring Drew...  more
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    School Ties

    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon
    School Ties is a 1992 sports film directed by Robert Mandel starring Brendan Fraser, Matt...  more

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    Vertical Limit

    Bill Paxton, Robin Tunney
    Vertical Limit is a 2000 American action thriller film directed by New Zealander Martin...  more

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    In Love and War

    Sandra Bullock, Chris O'Donnell
    In Love and War is a romance drama film of 1996 based on the book, Hemingway in Love and War...  more

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    Fried Green Tomatoes

    Kathy Bates, Mary-Louise Parker
    Fried Green Tomatoes is a 1991 comedy-drama film based on the novel Fried Green Tomatoes at...  more

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    The Three Musketeers

    Charlie Sheen, Tim Curry
    The Three Musketeers is a 1993 Austrian-American action-adventure film from Walt Disney...  more

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    Max Payne

    Mila Kunis, Mark Wahlberg
    Max Payne is a 2008 American neo-noir action film loosely based on the video game series of...  more

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    WWII in HD: The Air War

    Elijah Wood, Sean Astin
    WWII in HD: The Air War is a 2010 documentary history war film directed by Sammy Jackson and...  more
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    Chris O'Donnell, Jonathan Keane
    "A young man meets a stranger for an experience that will change his life forever." Quoting...  more
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    A Little Help

    Jenna Fischer, Chris O'Donnell
    A Little Help is a 2010 film directed by Michael J. Weithorn....  more
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    The Chamber

    Gene Hackman, Faye Dunaway
    The Chamber is a 1996 thriller film based on John Grisham's novel of the same name. The film...  more

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    Cookie's Fortune

    Julianne Moore, Liv Tyler
    Cookie's Fortune is a 1999 comedy film directed by Robert Altman and starring an ensemble...  more
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    Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore

    Christina Applegate, Neil Patrick Harris
    Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore is a 2010 family action comedy film, directed by Brad...  more
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    Blue Sky

    Jessica Lange, Tommy Lee Jones
    Blue Sky is a 1994 drama, and the last film by veteran film maker Tony Richardson. It was...  more

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    The Sisters

    Elizabeth Banks, Maria Bello
    The Sisters is a 2005 film starring Maria Bello, Mary Stuart Masterson, and Erika Christensen...  more
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    29 Palms

    Rachael Leigh Cook, Chris O'Donnell
    29 Palms is a 2002 film directed by Leonardo Ricagni about a bag of money that affects the...  more