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

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

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Jane Seymour, Christopher Plummer, William H. Macy Somewhere in Time is a 1980 romantic fantasy film directed by Jeannot Szwarc. It is a film adaptation of the 1975 novel Bid Time Return by Richard Matheson, who also wrote the screenplay. The ...more

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Superman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Christopher Reeve Movies
Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve Superman is a 1978 superhero film directed by Richard Donner. It is based on the DC Comics character of the same name and stars Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder, ...more

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Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Terence Stamp Superman II is a 1980 British-American superhero film directed by Richard Lester. It is a sequel to the 1978 film Superman and stars Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Terence Stamp, Ned Beatty, ...more

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Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut is an unfinished superhero film directed by Richard Donner. It is a re-edited director's cut of the 1980 film Superman II by restoring a significant amount of ...more

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Morning Glory Christopher Reeve, J. T. Walsh, Deborah Raffin Actress Deborah Raffin had a hand in the screenplay of this Southern melodrama, set in the Depression. Christopher Reeve plays ex-con Will Parker, who is looking for work in a small Georgia ...more

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Kim Cattrall, William H. Macy, Christopher Reeve Above Suspicion is a 1995 suspense thriller written by William H. Macy, who also has a small role in the film. The film stars Christopher Reeve as a paralyzed police officer who plots to murder ...more

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Michael Caine, Christopher Reeve, Dyan Cannon Deathtrap is a 1982 thriller based on Ira Levin's play of the same name, directed by Sidney Lumet from a screenplay by Levin and Jay Presson Allen, starring Michael Caine and Christopher Reeve.

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Richard Pryor, Christopher Reeve, Margot Kidder Superman III is a 1983 British-American superhero film directed by Richard Lester. It is the third film in the Superman film series based upon the long-running DC Comics superhero. The film is ...more

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Lena Headey, Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson The Remains of the Day is a 1993 Merchant Ivory film adapted by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala from the novel by Kazuo Ishiguro. It was directed by James Ivory and produced by Ismail Merchant, Mike ...more

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Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Jim Broadbent Superman IV: The Quest for Peace is a 1987 American superhero film directed by Sidney J. Furie. It is the fourth and final film in the original Superman film series. This is the first film in ...more

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Kirstie Alley, Mark Hamill, Christopher Reeve John Carpenter's Village of the Damned is a 1995 science fiction-horror film directed by John Carpenter. It is a remake of the 1960 film of the same name which is based on the novel The Midwich ...more

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Daryl Hannah, Christopher Reeve, Robert Forster Rear Window is an American television movie directed by Jeff Bleckner. The teleplay by Larry Gross and Eric Overmyer is an updated adaptation of the classic 1954 feature film directed by Alfred ...more

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Christopher Reeve, Joe Pantoliano, Geneviève Bujold Monsignor is a 1982 drama film directed by Frank Perry about a Roman Catholic priest's rise through the ranks of the Vatican, during and after World War II. Along the way, he involves the ...more

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Charlton Heston, Christopher Reeve, David Carradine Gray Lady Down is a 1978 disaster film by Universal Studios starring Charlton Heston, David Carradine, Stacy Keach, Ned Beatty, Ronny Cox, and is the feature film debut of Christopher Reeve. It ...more

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Vanessa Redgrave, Christopher Reeve, Linda Hunt The Bostonians is a 1984 Merchant Ivory film based on Henry James's novel of the same name. The film stars Vanessa Redgrave, Christopher Reeve, Madeleine Potter and Jessica Tandy. The movie ...more

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Michael Caine, Carol Burnett, Christopher Reeve Noises Off is a 1992 comedy film directed by Peter Bogdanovich. The screenplay by Marty Kaplan is based on the 1982 play of the same name by Michael Frayn. An ensemble cast includes Michael ...more

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Morgan Freeman, Christopher Reeve, Mimi Rogers Street Smart is a 1987 American film directed by Jerry Schatzberg and starring Christopher Reeve, Morgan Freeman and Kathy Baker. It was shot in New York City and Montreal, Quebec.

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Christopher Reeve, Marg Helgenberger Death Dreams is a film directed by Martin Donovan released on June 25, 1991.

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Geena Davis, Michael Keaton, Christopher Reeve Speechless is a 1994 romantic comedy film directed by Ron Underwood. It stars Michael Keaton, Geena Davis, Bonnie Bedelia, Ernie Hudson, and Christopher Reeve.

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Kathleen Turner, Burt Reynolds, Christopher Reeve Switching Channels is a 1988 American comedy film remake of The Front Page and His Girl Friday. It stars Kathleen Turner as Christy Colleran, Burt Reynolds as John L. Sullivan IV, Christopher ...more

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Helen's War is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Christopher Reeve Movies
Helen's War Helen's War is a tv movie.

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Christopher Reeve, Tony Todd, Kim Coates Black Fox III: Good Men and Bad is a 1995 TV film directed by Steven Hilliard Stern.

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Christopher Reeve, Rosanna Arquette, Tyne Daly The Aviator is an American adventure film directed by George T. Miller. The story of the film was adapted by Marc Norman from the book The Aviator written by Ernest K. Gann. The film stars ...more

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Christopher Reeve, Tony Todd, Cynthia Preston Black Fox is a 1995 TV film directed by Steven Hilliard Stern.

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Christopher Reeve, Tony Todd, Don S. Davis Black Fox II: Price of Peace is a 1995 TV film directed by Steven Hilliard Stern.

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Jacqueline Bissett, Christopher Reeve, Paul Scofield Anna Karenina is a 1985 American television film version of the famous Leo Tolstoy novel, Anna Karenina.

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Christopher Reeve, Ian McShane, Donald Pleasence The Great Escape II: The Untold Story is a 178 minute, made-for-TV "sequel" to the 1963 movie The Great Escape. Made in 1988, it stars Christopher Reeve, Judd Hirsch, Tony Denison, Ian ...more

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The Sea Wolf Christopher Reeve

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Mortal Sins Christopher Reeve

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The Rose And The Jackal Christopher Reeve, Kevin McCarthy, Madolyn Smith The Rose and the Jackal was a 1990 TV movie produced by TNT starring Christopher Reeve and Madolyn Smith. The plot revolves around Union agent Allan Pinkerton, played by Reeves, falling in love ...more

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American Values, American Wilderness American Values, American Wilderness is a 2004 documentary film written by Christopher Barns and directed by Drury Gunn Carr, Doug Hawes-Davis and Christopher Barns.

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Nightmare in the Daylight Jaclyn Smith, Christopher Reeve Nightmare in the Daylight is a 1992 television film directed by Lou Antonio. Originally airing on CBS, the thriller film stars Jaclyn Smith and Christopher Reeve.

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A Step Toward Tomorrow Christopher Reeve, Alfre Woodard, Brad Dourif A Step Toward Tomorrow is a 1996 drama film directed by Deborah Reinisch and written by Tom Nursall and Harris Goldberg.

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Earthday Birthday Christopher Reeve

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Replica Kim Novak, Christopher Reeve, James Nguyen

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The Golden Gong Joan Collins, Richard Attenborough, Christopher Reeve