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The Best Dean Stockwell Movies

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

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

Examples include Banzai Runner and In Pursuit.

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

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  • 1
    Married to the Mob
    46
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    Married to the Mob

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Alec Baldwin

    Released1988

    Directed byJonathan Demme

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  • 2
    Compulsion
    35
    7

    Compulsion

    Orson Welles, Dean Stockwell

    Released1959

    Directed byRichard Fleischer

    Compulsion is a 1959 American crime drama film directed by Richard Fleischer. The film is... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Gentleman's Agreement
    28
    3

    Gentleman's Agreement

    Gregory Peck, Dean Stockwell

    Released1947

    Directed byElia Kazan

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  • 4
    Battlestar Galactica: The Plan
    18
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    Battlestar Galactica: The Plan

    Grace Park, Tricia Helfer

    Released2009

    Directed byEdward James Olmos

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  • 5
    Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker
    23
    6

    Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker

    Angie Harmon, Mark Hamill

    Released2000

    Directed byCurt Geda

    Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker is a 2000 direct-to-video animated film featuring the comic... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Tucker: The Man and His Dream
    17
    0

    Tucker: The Man and His Dream

    Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater

    Released1988

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

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  • 7
    Long Day's Journey Into Night
    21
    4

    Long Day's Journey Into Night

    Katharine Hepburn, Jason Robards Jr.

    Released1995

    Directed bySidney Lumet, David Wellington

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  • 8
    The Player
    24
    9

    The Player

    Julia Roberts, Bruce Willis

    Released1992

    Directed byRobert Altman

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  • 9
    The Legend of Billie Jean
    21
    6

    The Legend of Billie Jean

    Christian Slater, Helen Slater

    Released1985

    Directed byMatthew Robbins

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  • 10
    The Langoliers
    19
    5

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    Stephen King
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  • 11
    The Dunwich Horror
    17
    4

    The Dunwich Horror

    Sandra Dee, Dean Stockwell

    Released1970

    Directed byDaniel Haller

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  • 12
    Air Force One
    24
    14

    Air Force One

    Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman

    Released1997

    Directed byWolfgang Petersen

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  • 13
    To Live and Die in L.A.
    16
    4

    To Live and Die in L.A.

    Willem Dafoe, John Turturro

    Released1985

    Directed byWilliam Friedkin

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  • 14
    The Rainmaker
    18
    9

    The Rainmaker

    Matt Damon, Claire Danes

    Released1997

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

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  • 15
    The Secret Garden
    12
    2

    The Secret Garden

    Dean Stockwell, Margaret O'Brien

    Released1949

    Directed byFred M. Wilcox

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  • 16
    Buffalo Soldiers
    16
    8

    Buffalo Soldiers

    Anna Paquin, Idris Elba

    Released2001

    Directed byGregor Jordan

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  • 17
    Gardens of Stone
    12
    4

    Gardens of Stone

    James Earl Jones, James Caan

    Released1987

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

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  • 18
    Psych-Out
    12
    5

    Psych-Out

    Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern

    Released1968

    Directed byRichard Rush

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  • 19
    Wrong Is Right
    12
    4

    Wrong Is Right

    Sean Connery, Jennifer Jason Leigh

    Released1982

    Directed byRichard Brooks

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  • 20
    Stars in My Crown
    10
    2

    Stars in My Crown

    James Arness, Dean Stockwell

    Released1950

    Directed byJacques Tourneur

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  • 21
    McHale's Navy
    12
    5

    McHale's Navy

    Tim Curry, Debra Messing

    Released1997

    Directed byBryan Spicer

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  • 22
    Anchors Aweigh
    11
    4

    Anchors Aweigh

    Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly

    Released1945

    Directed byGeorge Sidney

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  • 23
    Blue Velvet
    18
    14

    Blue Velvet

    Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper

    Released1986

    Directed byDavid Lynch

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  • 24
    The Quickie
    14
    8

    The Quickie

    Jennifer Jason Leigh, Lesley Ann Warren

    Released2001

    Directed bySergei Bodrov

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  • 25
    Chasers
    12
    6

    Chasers

    Gary Busey, Tom Berenger

    Released1994

    Directed byDennis Hopper

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