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This is a list of the best Diane Lane movies, ranked best to worst - with movie trailers when available. Diane Lane's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. One of Diane Lane's first big breaks was appearing alongside Tom Cruise, Patrick Swayze, and Rob Lowe in the 1983 film The Outsiders. The actress has a wide-ranging filmography that includes famous flicks like Under the Tuscan Sun and Unfaithful. The order of these top Diane Lane movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Diane Lane movies will be at the top of the list. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Diane Lane movies?" and "What are the greatest Diane Lane roles of all time?" The greatest Diane Lane performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. If you think the best Diane Lane role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Lane's romantic films, you might also enjoy our list of best Richard Gere movies and best Josh Brolin movies.

Diane Lane is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Simon Wincer, Brian Robbins and Francis Ford Coppola. If you're a fan of Diane Lane, then check out our lists of the best Diane Ladd and Vera Miles movies as well.

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Unfaithful is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Richard Gere, Michelle Monaghan Unfaithful is a 2002 American thriller drama film directed by Adrian Lyne and starring Richard Gere, Diane Lane, Chad Lowe, Dominic Chianese and Olivier Martinez. It was adapted by Alvin Sargent ...more

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Under the Tuscan Sun is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Sandra Oh, Kate Walsh Under the Tuscan Sun is a 2003 American romantic comedy drama film written, produced, and directed by Audrey Wells and starring Diane Lane. Based on Frances Mayes' 1996 memoir Under the Tuscan ...more

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Secretariat is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, John Malkovich, James Cromwell Secretariat is a 2010 biographical sports drama film produced and released by Walt Disney Pictures and directed by Randall Wallace. The film chronicles the life of thoroughbred race horse ...more

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The Perfect Storm is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane The Perfect Storm is a 2000 American biographical disaster drama film directed by Wolfgang Petersen. It is an adaptation of the 1997 non-fiction book of the same title by Sebastian Junger, which ...more

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Lonesome Dove is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Anjelica Huston, Timothy Scott, Robert Duvall Lonesome Dove is a 1989 American epic Western adventure television miniseries directed by Simon Wincer. It is a four part adaptation of the 1985 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name by ...more

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A Walk on the Moon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Anna Paquin, Diane Lane, Viggo Mortensen A Walk on the Moon is a 1999 drama film starring Diane Lane, Viggo Mortensen, Liev Schreiber and Anna Paquin. The movie, which was set against the backdrop of the Woodstock festival of 1969 and ...more

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Must Love Dogs is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, John Cusack, Christopher Plummer Must Love Dogs is a 2005 romantic comedy film based on Claire Cook's eponymous 2002 novel. Starring Diane Lane and John Cusack, it is the third film directed and written by Gary David Goldberg ...more

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Nights in Rodanthe is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
James Franco, Diane Lane, Richard Gere Nights in Rodanthe is a 2008 American/Australian romantic drama film. It is a film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Nicholas Sparks. The film stars Richard Gere and Diane Lane in ...more

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The Outsiders is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Tom Cruise, Nicolas Cage, Diane Lane The Outsiders is a 1983 American drama film directed by Francis Ford Coppola, an adaptation of the novel of the same name by S. E. Hinton. The film was released on March 25, 1983. Jo Ellen ...more

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Streets of Fire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Willem Dafoe, Diane Lane, Kathy Griffin Streets of Fire is a 1984 film directed by Walter Hill and co-written by Hill and Larry Gross. It was described in previews, trailers, and posters as "A Rock & Roll Fable". It is ...more

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Murder at 1600 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Wesley Snipes, Alan Alda Murder at 1600 is a 1997 action film starring Wesley Snipes, Diane Lane, Dennis Miller, Ronny Cox, Daniel Benzali, and Alan Alda. The 1600 in the title refers to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, the ...more

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A Little Romance is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Laurence Olivier, Sally Kellerman A Little Romance is a 1979 American romantic comedy film directed by George Roy Hill and starring Laurence Olivier, Thelonious Bernard, and Diane Lane in her film debut. The screenplay was ...more

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Untraceable is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Billy Burke Within the FBI, there exists a division dedicated to investigating and prosecuting criminals on the internet. Welcome to the front lines of the war on cybercrime, where Special Agent Jennifer ...more

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The Glass House is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
January Jones, Diane Lane, Leelee Sobieski The Glass House is a 2001 American psychological thriller film directed by Daniel Sackheim and written by Wesley Strick. The film stars Leelee Sobieski, Diane Lane, Stellan Skarsgård, ...more

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Chaplin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Robert Downey Jr., Milla Jovovich, Diane Lane Chaplin is a 1992 British-American biographical comedy-drama film about the life of British comedian Charlie Chaplin. It was produced and directed by Richard Attenborough and stars Robert ...more

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The Cotton Club is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Nicolas Cage, Diane Lane, Richard Gere The Cotton Club is a 1984 drama music film written by William Kennedy, Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo and Jim Haskins and directed by Francis Ford Coppola.

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A Streetcar Named Desire is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Ann-Margret, Randy Quaid, Beverly DAngelo A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1984 television drama film directed by John Erman. Based on the 1947 play by Tennessee Williams, it stars Ann-Margret and Treat Williams.

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Man of Steel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon Man of Steel is a 2013 superhero film directed by Zack Snyder, based on the DC Comics character. Clark Kent (Henry Cavill), one of the last of an extinguished race disguised as an unremarkable ...more

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Hollywoodland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Ben Affleck, Diane Lane, Robin Tunney Hollywoodland is a 2006 American period detective film directed by Allen Coulter in his feature directorial debut. The story presents a fictionalized account of the circumstances surrounding the ...more

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Cinema Verite is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Tim Robbins, James Gandolfini Cinema Verite is a 2011 HBO drama film directed by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini. The film's main ensemble cast starred Diane Lane, Tim Robbins, James Gandolfini and Kathleen Quinlan. ...more

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My Dog Skip is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Kevin Bacon, Frankie Muniz My Dog Skip is a 2000 film, directed by Jay Russell. It is based on the autobiographical book My Dog Skip by Willie Morris. The movie was released March 3, 2000. The movie recounts a few ...more

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Jack is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Jennifer Lopez, Robin Williams, Diane Lane Jack is a 1996 American comedy-drama film starring Robin Williams, Diane Lane, Jennifer Lopez, Fran Drescher, Bill Cosby, and Brian Kerwin. It was directed by Francis Ford Coppola. Williams ...more

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Killshot is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane, Joseph Gordon-Levitt Killshot is a 2008 American thriller film directed by John Madden and starring Diane Lane, Thomas Jane, Mickey Rourke and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. It is based on Elmore Leonard's 1989 novel of the ...more

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Rumble Fish is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Nicolas Cage, Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane Rumble Fish is an American 1983 drama film directed by Francis Ford Coppola. It is based on the novel Rumble Fish by S. E. Hinton, who also co-wrote the screenplay. The film centers on the ...more

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Indian Summer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Bill Paxton, Alan Arkin Indian Summer is a 1993 comedy drama film written and directed by Mike Binder. The movie was filmed and set on-location at Camp Tamakwa, a summer camp located in Ontario, Canada, where Binder ...more

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Fierce People is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Kristen Stewart, Diane Lane, Chris Evans Fierce People is a 2005 independent drama thriller film adapted by Dirk Wittenborn from his 2002 novel of the same name. Directed by Griffin Dunne, it starred Anton Yelchin, Diane Lane, Kristen ...more

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Knight Moves is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Katharine Isabelle, Daniel Baldwin Knight Moves is a 1992 American thriller film, directed by Carl Schenkel and written by Brad Mirman, about a chess grandmaster who is accused of several grisly murders.

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Vital Signs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Jimmy Smits, Laura San Giacomo Vital Signs is a 1990 American comedy-drama film directed by Marisa Silver. A group of college students studying medicine has to come with terms with the tension that goes inside a surgery

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Jumper is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Kristen Stewart, Rachel Bilson, Samuel L. Jackson Jumper is a 2008 American science fiction film directed by Doug Liman, loosely based on the 1992 science fiction novel of the same name written by Steven Gould. The film is directed by Doug ...more

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Oldest Living Confederate Wido... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All Diane Lane, Donald Sutherland, Cicely Tyson Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All is a 1994 two part Television film written by Joyce Eliason and based on the 1989 novel by Allan Gurganus. It was directed by Ken Cameron and starred ...more

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The Only Thrill is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Diane Keaton, Sam Shepard The Only Thrill is a 1997 film directed by Peter Masterson. It stars Diane Keaton and Sam Shepard.

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Six Pack is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Burt Reynolds, Anthony Michael Hall Six Pack is a 1982 American comedy-drama film directed by Daniel Petrie and starring Kenny Rogers, Diane Lane, Erin Gray, Anthony Michael Hall, and Barry Corbin.

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Paris Can Wait is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
MichaelChoi added Diane Lane, Alec Baldwin, Arnaud Viard Paris Can Wait is a 2016 American-British comedy film directed by Eleanor Coppola.

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Hardball is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Keanu Reeves, Diane Lane, Michael B. Jordan Hardball is a 2001 American dramedy film directed by Brian Robbins. It stars Keanu Reeves, Diane Lane and D. B. Sweeney. The screenplay by John Gatins is based on the book Hardball: A Season in ...more

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Judge Dredd is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, James Earl Jones Judge Dredd is a 1995 American science fiction action film directed by Danny Cannon, and starring Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, Rob Schneider, Armand Assante, and Max von Sydow. The film is ...more

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The Big Town is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Tommy Lee Jones, Matt Dillon The Big Town is a 1987 film drama about a young man who comes to the big city to work as a professional gambler, in the process becoming romantically involved with two women—one of whom is ...more

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Touched by Love is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Michael Learned, Deborah Raffin Touched by Love is a 1980 drama film about a therapist who tries a novel approach with a girl afflicted with cerebral palsy; she has her charge become a pen pal with the girl's favorite singer, ...more

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Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabu... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Laura Dern, Ray Winstone Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains is a 1982 film about three teenage girls, played by Diane Lane, Laura Dern and Marin Kanter, who start a punk band.

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Grace & Glorie is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Grace & Glorie Emmy Rossum, Diane Lane, Michael Emerson Adaptation of the stage play by Tom Ziegler. Down-to-earth widow Grace reluctantly agrees to share her country home with a hospice caregiver, a sophisticated ex-New Yorker whom Grace calls ...more

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My New Gun is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Stephen Collins, Bruce Altman My New Gun is a 1992 American satirical comedy film directed by Stacy Cochran. It stars Diane Lane, James Le Gros, Stephen Collins, and Tess Harper, with an early minor role for Philip Seymour ...more

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Searching for Debra Winger is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Salma Hayek, Sharon Stone, Meg Ryan Searching for Debra Winger is a 2002 American documentary film conceived and directed by Rosanna Arquette. It presents a series of interviews with leading actresses who discuss the various ...more

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Miss All-American Beauty is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Cloris Leachman, Brian Kerwin Miss All-American Beauty is a 1982 American TV-film directed by Gus Trikonis and starring Diane Lane.

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Gunshy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Meat Loaf, R. Lee Ermey Gunshy is an American 1998 crime drama film directed by Jeff Celentano and starring William Petersen, Michael Wincott, and Diane Lane.

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Jus... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is a 2016 American superhero film directed by Zack Snyder, based on the DC Comics characters. Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman ...more

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Mad Dog Time is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Burt Reynolds, Jeff Goldblum Mad Dog Time is a 1996 ensemble cast film written and directed by Larry Bishop, released through United Artists. The film is notable for the various cameo appearances, including the first, and ...more

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Inside Out is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Amy Poehler, Diane Lane, Mindy Kaling Inside Out is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated comedy-drama film directed by Pete Docter. In the mind of a young girl, five personified emotions - Joy (Amy Poehler), Sadness (Phyllis Smith), ...more

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National Lampoon's Movie Madne... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, Christopher Lloyd, Rhea Perlman National Lampoon's Movie Madness is an American comedy film produced by National Lampoon as the second film from the magazine. The film was originally produced under the title National Lampoon ...more

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Justice League is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams Justice League is a 2017 American superhero film based on the DC Comics superhero team of the same name, distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is the fifth installment in the DC Extended ...more

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Wild Bill is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Christina Applegate, Diane Lane, Jeff Bridges Wild Bill is a 1995 Western film about the last days of legendary lawman Wild Bill Hickok. It stars Jeff Bridges, Ellen Barkin, John Hurt and Diane Lane. The film was distributed by United ...more

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Descending Angel is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Diane Lane Movies
Diane Lane, George C. Scott, Eric Roberts Descending Angel is a 1990 television film that aired on HBO starring George C. Scott, Diane Lane and Eric Roberts.