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The Best Clint Howard Movies

Updated September 21, 2019 1.1k votes 57 voters 8.8k views81 items

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

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

This list below has a variety of films, like Senior Skip Day and Cut Off, in it.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Clint Howard movies?" and "What are the greatest Clint Howard roles of all time?"

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    Apollo 13 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Apollo 13

    Tom Hanks, Bryce Dallas Howard

    Released1995

    Directed byRon Howard

    Apollo 13 is a 1995 American historical docudrama film directed by Ron Howard. The film stars... more on Wikipedia

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    The Waterboy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    The Waterboy

    Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates

    Released1998

    Directed byFrank Coraci

    The Waterboy is a 1998 American sports/comedy film directed by Frank Coraci, starring Adam... more on Wikipedia
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    Frost/Nixon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Frost/Nixon

    Kevin Bacon, Sam Rockwell

    Released2008

    Directed byRon Howard

    Frost/Nixon is a 2008 British-American historical drama film based on the 2006 play of the... more on Wikipedia

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    Far and Away is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Far and Away

    Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman

    Released1992

    Directed byRon Howard

    Far and Away is a 1992 romance film directed by Ron Howard from a script by Howard and Bob... more on Wikipedia

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    EDtv is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    EDtv

    Matthew McConaughey, Elizabeth Hurley

    Released1999

    Directed byRon Howard

    EDtv is a 1999 American satirical comedy film directed by Ron Howard. An adaptation of the... more on Wikipedia

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    The Rocketeer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    The Rocketeer

    Jennifer Connelly, Timothy Dalton

    Released1991

    Directed byJoe Johnston

    The Rocketeer is a 1991 American period superhero film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and... more on Wikipedia

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    That Thing You Do! is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    That Thing You Do!

    Charlize Theron, Tom Hanks

    Released1996

    Directed byTom Hanks

    That Thing You Do! is a 1996 American musical comedy drama film written, directed by, and... more on Wikipedia

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    The Jungle Book is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    The Jungle Book

    Clint Howard, George Sanders

    Released1967

    Directed byWolfgang Reitherman

    The Jungle Book is a 1967 American animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions. Inspired... more on Wikipedia

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    Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stol is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Released2000

    Directed byRon Howard

    This film is a 2000 American musical fantasy comedy Christmas film from Universal Pictures and... more on Wikipedia

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    The Wraith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    The Wraith

    Charlie Sheen, Brooke Burke-Charvet

    Released1986

    Directed byMike Marvin

    The Wraith is a 1986 independently made action/supernatural film produced by John Kemeny,... more on Wikipedia

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    Little Nicky is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Little Nicky

    Reese Witherspoon, Ozzy Osbourne

    Released2000

    Directed bySteven Brill

    Little Nicky is a 2000 American comedy film directed by Steven Brill. It stars Adam Sandler as... more on Wikipedia

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    Grand Theft Auto is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Grand Theft Auto

    Ron Howard, Clint Howard

    Released1977

    Directed byRon Howard

    Grand Theft Auto is a 1977 American comedy road movie directed by Ron Howard. It was Howard's... more on Wikipedia

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    Evilspeak is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Evilspeak

    Clint Howard, R. G. Armstrong

    Released1981

    Directed byEric Weston

    Evilspeak is a 1981 American horror film written by Eric Weston and Joseph Garofalo and... more on Wikipedia

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    The Many Adventures of Winnie  is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

    Clint Howard, Howard Morris

    Released1977

    Directed byJohn Lounsbery, Wolfgang Reitherman

    The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh is a 1977 American animated musical film produced by... more on Wikipedia

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    Winnie the Pooh and the Bluste is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day

    Clint Howard, Howard Morris

    Released1968

    Directed byWolfgang Reitherman

    Winnie the Pooh and his friends make their way through an especially windy day.
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    Cocoon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Cocoon

    Steve Guttenberg, Clint Howard

    Released1985

    Directed byRon Howard

    Cocoon is a 1985 science fiction film directed by Ron Howard about a group of elderly people... more on Wikipedia

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    Halloween is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Halloween

    Malcolm McDowell, Danny Trejo

    Released2007

    Directed byRob Zombie

    Halloween is a 2007 American slasher film written, directed, and produced by Rob Zombie. The... more on Wikipedia

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    Night Shift is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Night Shift

    Kevin Costner, Shannen Doherty

    Released1982

    Directed byRon Howard

    Night Shift is a 1982 American comedy film, one of former actor Ron Howard's earliest... more on Wikipedia
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    My Dog Skip is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    My Dog Skip

    Diane Lane, Kevin Bacon

    Released2000

    Directed byJay Russell

    My Dog Skip is a 2000 film, directed by Jay Russell. It is based on the autobiographical book... more on Wikipedia

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    Tango & Cash is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Tango & Cash

    Sylvester Stallone, Teri Hatcher

    Released1989

    Directed byAndrei Konchalovsky, Albert Magnoli

    Tango & Cash is a 1989 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Andrei Konchalovsky,... more on Wikipedia

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    An Eye for an Eye is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    An Eye for an Eye

    Clint Howard, Slim Pickens

    Released1966

    Directed byMickey Moore

    An Eye for an Eye is a 1966 Western film directed by Michael D. Moore. Robert Lansing plays... more on Wikipedia
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    The Dilemma is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    The Dilemma

    Jennifer Connelly, Winona Ryder

    Released2011

    Directed byRon Howard

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    Parenthood is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Parenthood

    Keanu Reeves, Steve Martin

    Released1989

    Directed byRon Howard

    Parenthood is a 1989 comedy-drama film with an ensemble cast that includes Steve Martin, Tom... more on Wikipedia
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    House of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    House of the Dead

    Erica Durance, Clint Howard

    Released2003

    Directed byUwe Boll

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    Gung Ho is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Clint Howard Movies
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    Gung Ho

    Michael Keaton, John Turturro

    Released1986

    Directed byRon Howard

    Gung Ho is a 1986 Ron Howard comedy film, released by Paramount Pictures, and starring Michael... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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