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The Best Cynthia Nixon Movies  

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

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

Examples of films on this list: My Body, My Child, Sex and the City and many more.

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Jeffrey Jones, Cynthia Nixon, Christine Ebersole
Amadeus - Directors Cut is a 1984 biography drama film written by Peter Shaffer and directed by Milos Forman.
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Sex and the City is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cynthia Nixon Movies
Sarah Jessica Parker, Jennifer Hudson, Kim Cattrall
This film is a 2008 American blue romantic comedy film written and directed by Michael Patrick King, and a film adaptation of the HBO comedy series of the same name about four female friends: ...more
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George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet
Syriana is a 2005 geopolitical thriller film written and directed by Stephen Gaghan, and executive produced by George Clooney, who also stars in the film with an ensemble cast. Gaghan's ...more
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Josh Hutchersonm, Cynthia Nixon, Bradley Whitford
Little Manhattan is a 2005 American romantic comedy film directed and written by husband and wife Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett. Though Levin is credited as the director and Flackett as the ...more
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Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, John Lithgow
The Pelican Brief is a 1993 legal thriller based on the novel of the same name by John Grisham. Directed by Alan J. Pakula, the film stars Julia Roberts in the role of young law student Darby ...more
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Miley Cyrus, Penélope Cruz, Sarah Jessica Parker
This film is a 2010 American romantic comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Michael Patrick King. It is the sequel to the 2008 film, which is based on the HBO TV series of the same ...more
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John Lithgow, Cynthia Nixon, Richard Jenkins
The Manhattan Project is an American film, released in 1986. Named after the WWII-era program that constructed the first atomic weapons, the plot revolves around a gifted high school student who ...more
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Jennifer Tilly, Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr
Let It Ride is a 1989 American comedy film directed by Joe Pytka and starring Richard Dreyfuss, David Johansen, Teri Garr, Jennifer Tilly, Cynthia Nixon and Robbie Coltrane. It was written by ...more
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Leonardo DiCaprio, Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro
Marvin's Room is a 1996 American drama film based on the play of the same name by Scott McPherson. The play, which was directed by David Petrarca, was adapted for the screen by McPherson and ...more
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Claire Danes, Susan Sarandon, Amanda Peet
Igby Goes Down is a 2002 comedy-drama film that follows the life of Igby Slocumb, a rebellious and sardonic New York City teenager who attempts to break free of his familial ties and wealthy, ...more
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Christina Ricci, Christopher Lloyd, Anjelica Huston
Addams Family Values is a 1993 American dark comedy film, which is the sequel to the 1991 American film The Addams Family. It was written by Paul Rudnick and directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, and ...more
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Ethan Hawke, Gina Gershon, Cynthia Nixon
One Last Thing... is a 2006 comedy-drama film produced by HDNet Films and released by Magnolia Pictures. It was screened at the Toronto Film Festival on September 12, 2005 and had a limited ...more
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Matt Dillon, Tatum O'Neal, Cynthia Nixon
Little Darlings is a 1980 teen film starring Tatum O'Neal and Kristy McNichol and featuring Armand Assante and Matt Dillon. It was directed by Ronald F. Maxwell. The screenplay was written by ...more
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Cynthia Nixon, Lara Flynn Boyle, Joe Mantegna
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John Hurt, Cynthia Nixon, Denis O'Hare
An Englishman in New York is a 2009 biographical drama film that chronicles the English gay writer Quentin Crisp's later years spent in New York City. It is a follow-up to the 1975 TV movie The ...more
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Alec Baldwin, Emma Roberts, Cynthia Nixon
Lymelife is a 2008 independent comedy-drama film written by brothers Derick Martini and Steven Martini, and directed by Derick Martini, depicting aspects of their life in 1970s Long Island from ...more
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Kathy Bates, Felicia Day, Kenneth Branagh
Warm Springs is a 2005 television film about U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt's struggle with polio, his discovery of the Warm Springs, Georgia spa resort and his work to turn it into a ...more
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Sigourney Weaver, Ice Cube, Steve Buscemi
Rampart is a drama film released in 2011. Directed by Oren Moverman and co-written by Moverman and James Ellroy, the film stars Woody Harrelson. In the midst of the fallout from the Rampart ...more
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Paul Giamatti, James Woods, Topher Grace
Too Big to Fail is a U.S. television drama film first broadcast on HBO on May 23, 2011 based on Andrew Ross Sorkin's non-fiction book Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and ...more
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A Green Journey Angela Lansbury, Cynthia Nixon, Denholm Elliott
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Through an Open Window Cynthia Nixon, Anne Meara, Abraham Murphy
Through an Open Window is a 1993 American short film directed by Eric Mendelsohn. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1992 Cannes Film Festival.
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Mark Twain Cynthia Nixon, Blythe Danner, Keith David
Mark Twain is a documentary film on the life of Mark Twain, also known as Samuel Clemens, produced by Ken Burns in 2001 which aired on Public Broadcasting System on January 14 and 15, 2002. ...more
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Ilana Levine, Kevin J. O'Connor, Pamela Reed
Tanner '88 is a political mockumentary miniseries written by Garry Trudeau and directed by Robert Altman. First broadcast by HBO during the months leading up to the 1988 U.S. presidential ...more
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Alan Cumming, Lynn Redgrave, Cynthia Nixon
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Dennis Hopper, Tina Louise, Cynthia Nixon
O.C. and Stiggs is a 1987 film directed by Robert Altman, based on two characters that were originally featured in a series of stories published in National Lampoon magazine. The film stars ...more