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The Best Doris Roberts Movies  

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

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

List features films like National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue.

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

Doris Roberts has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Louise Fletcher and Dorothy Malone in terms of fame and success.

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Chevy Chase, Juliette Lewis
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation is a 1989 Christmas comedy film directed by Jeremiah S. Chechik. It is the third installment in National Lampoon's Vacation film series, and was written by ...more
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James Van Der Beek, Doris Roberts, Erin Karpluk
Mrs. Miracle is a 2009 comedy-fantasy film, directed by Michael Scott. Overwhelmed widower Seth Webster (James Van Der Beek) is searching for a housekeeper to help him with his unruly six year ...more
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Lauren Holly, Jewel Staite, Doris Roberts
Call Me Mrs. Miracle (Miracle in Manhattan) is a 2010 American comedy-drama film directed by Michael Scott and is the sequel to Mrs. Miracle (2001). No one celebrates the holidays like Emily ...more
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Jonah Hill, David Spade, Rob Schneider
Grandma's Boy is a 2006 American comedy stoner film produced by Adam Sandler's production company Happy Madison. The film stars Allen Covert, who also co-wrote and co-produced the film. The film ...more
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Doris Roberts, Judy Reyes, Ellen Geer
Our House is a 2006 television movie made for Hallmark Channel that premiered in May 2006. It stars Doris Roberts as a lonely socialite who takes a group of homeless people into her home. Judy ...more
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Jerry Stiller, Walter Matthau, Robert Shaw
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three is a 1974 American thriller film directed by Joseph Sargent, produced by Edgar J. Scherick, and starring Walter Matthau, Robert Shaw, Martin Balsam and ...more
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Ashley Tisdale, J.K. Simmons, Kevin Nealon
Aliens in the Attic is a 2009 American family science fiction comedy film produced by 20th Century Fox and Regency Enterprises and starring Carter Jenkins, Ashley Tisdale, Robert Hoffman, Henri ...more
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Olivia Newton-John, Doris Roberts, Doug Sheehan
A Mom for Christmas is a 1990 fantasy/comedy television movie directed by George T. Miller and starring Olivia Newton-John. Based on the book A Mom by Magic by Barbara Dillon, the film ...more
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Alyssa Milano, Dustin Diamond, Brendan Fraser
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star is a 2003 American comedy film directed by Sam Weisman and starring David Spade and Mary McCormack. Spade portrays a child actor who fell into obscurity as an ...more
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Walter Matthau, Doris Roberts, Elaine May
A New Leaf is a dark comedy film based on the short story The Green Heart by Jack Ritchie, starring Elaine May, Walter Matthau, George Rose and James Coco. Better known for her collaboration as ...more
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Doris Roberts, Tony Lo Bianco, Shirley Stoler
The Honeymoon Killers is a 1969 American crime film written and directed by Leonard Kastle, and starring Shirley Stoler and Tony Lo Bianco. It is inspired by the true story of Raymond Fernandez ...more
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Miranda Cosgrove, Daryl Hannah, Britt Robertson
Keeping Up with the Steins is a 2006 comedy film directed by Scott Marshall, and starring Garry Marshall, Jeremy Piven, Jami Gertz and Daryl Hannah. The film is also a commentary on how too many ...more
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William H. Macy, Eric Idle, Ralph Macchio
The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue is a 1998 direct-to-video animated film produced by MGM Animation and the sequel to the 1982 animated film The Secret of NIMH. In the film, Timothy ...more
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Christina Ricci, Lisa Kudrow, Sasha Alexander
All Over the Guy is a 2001 gay-themed romantic comedy film written by Dan Bucatinsky and directed by Julie Davis.
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Joan Rivers, Billy Crystal, Michael Keaton
Rabbit Test is a 1978 American comedy film about the world's first pregnant man, directed by Joan Rivers and is also Billy Crystal's film debut. The title is a reference to the Friedman test, ...more
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Carol Kane, Doris Roberts, Steven Keats
Hester Street is a 1975 film based on Abraham Cahan's 1896 novella Yekl: A Tale of the New York Ghetto and was adapted and directed by Joan Micklin Silver. The film stars Carol Kane, Steven ...more
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Rod Steiger, George Segal, Lee Remick
No Way to Treat a Lady is a darkly comic thriller directed by Jack Smight, with a screenplay by John Gay adapted from William Goldman's novel of the same name. The film starred Rod Steiger, Lee ...more
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Cybill Shepherd, Doris Roberts, Charles Grodin
The Heartbreak Kid is a 1972 dark romantic comedy film directed by Elaine May, written by Neil Simon, and starring Charles Grodin, Jeannie Berlin, Eddie Albert, Audra Lindley, Doris Roberts and ...more
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Billy Crystal, Heather Thomas, Doris Roberts
My Giant is a 1998 comedy drama film starring Billy Crystal and NBA player Gheorghe Mureșan in his only film appearance, and directed by Michael Lehmann. Crystal also produced and co-wrote the ...more
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Cesar Romero, Doris Roberts, John Spencer
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Madea's Witness Protection Charlie Sheen, Denise Richards, Tyler Perry
Madea's Witness Protection is a 2012 comedy film directed, written, and produced by Tyler Perry. This was the fourteenth film in the Tyler Perry film franchise and the fourth in the Madea ...more
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Orson Welles, Cloris Leachman, Christopher Guest
It Happened One Christmas is a 1977 made-for-television film starring Marlo Thomas and Wayne Rogers.
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Donald Sutherland, Alan Arkin, Elliott Gould
Little Murders is a 1971 black comedy film starring Elliott Gould and Marcia Rodd, directed by Alan Arkin in his feature directorial debut. It is the story of a girl, Patsy, who brings home her ...more
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Andy Griffith, Clint Howard, Doris Roberts
Play the Game is a 2009 romantic comedy film starring Andy Griffith, Paul Campbell, Liz Sheridan, Doris Roberts, and Marla Sokoloff, written and directed by Marc Fienberg. This was Andy ...more
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A Time to Remember Dana Delany, Doris Roberts, Louise Fletcher
A Time to Remember is a 2003 American television drama film starring Doris Roberts and Dana Delany.