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The Best Dyan Cannon Movies

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

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

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Joel Schumacher and Blake Edwards are among those who have directed Dyan Cannon at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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  • Joe Pendleton (Warren Beatty), quarterback for the Los Angeles Rams, is killed in an auto accident. In the afterlife, Joe discovers that his guardian angel (Buck Henry) has taken him from his body ...more
  • When once-successful playwright Sidney Bruhl (Michael Caine) sees his latest Broadway effort bomb on its opening night, he tumbles into despair -- until he receives a package from his former student ...more
  • The Anderson Tapes is a 1971 American crime film directed by Sidney Lumet, starring Sean Connery and featuring Dyan Cannon, Martin Balsam, and comedian Alan King. The screenplay was written by Frank ...more
  • The Last of Sheila is a 1973 mystery film that was directed by Herbert Ross and written directly for the screen by Anthony Perkins and Stephen Sondheim, It starred Richard Benjamin, Dyan Cannon, ...more
  • Retired friends Charlie (Walter Matthau) and Herb (Jack Lemmon) pose as dance instructors on a cruise ship in this comedy. The underhanded Charlie coaxes his recently widowed brother-in-law to join ...more
  • While struggling playwright Ivan Travalian (Al Pacino) tries to get movie actress Alice Detroit (Dyan Cannon) to star in his new Broadway show, his personal life spins out of control. Bored with ...more
  • Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice is a 1969 comedy-drama film directed by Paul Mazursky. It stars Natalie Wood, Robert Culp, Elliott Gould, and Dyan Cannon. The screenplay was written by Paul Mazursky and ...more
  • Country music star Buck Bonham (Willie Nelson) has spent a lot of years on the road, but despite his wife Viv's (Dyan Cannon) entreaties that he stay put, he just can't give up the lifestyle. When ...more
  • When French drug kingpin Philippe Douvier (Robert Webber) learns that he's losing the respect of New York mob bosses, he decides to murder Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau (Peter Sellers) to regain ...more
  • The End of Innocence is a semi-autobiographical film from 1990 directed, written by and starring Dyan Cannon.
  • Doctors' Wives is a 1971 American drama film directed by George Schaefer and starring Dyan Cannon, Gene Hackman, Carroll O'Connor, Richard Crenna, Janice Rule, John Colicos, and Rachel Roberts. It ...more
  • When jewelry baron E.J. Hume (Ron Weyand) is robbed of a shipment of uncut diamonds, he hires former pool player and New York City private investigator Shamus McCoy (Burt Reynolds) to track down the ...more
  • The Murder Game is a 1965 British crime film starring Ken Scott, Marla Landi, Trader Faulkner, Conrad Phillips and directed by Sidney Salkow. The film was distributed by Twentieth Century-Fox.
  • Two friends from Brooklyn (Jerry O'Connell), (Anthony Anderson) are forced to deliver mob money to Australia. Their misadventures begin when one of them places his red jacket on a kangaroo while ...more
  • Christmas in Connecticut is a 1992 comedy tv film directed by Arnold Schwarzenegger.
  • A giggling rich woman (Dyan Cannon) escapes from an asylum and hitches west with a weary trucker (Robert Blake) hauling cattle.
  • The Love Machine is a 1971 film adaptation of the Jacqueline Susann novel The Love Machine. Written by Samuel A. Taylor and directed by Jack Haley, Jr., it starred John Phillip Law, Dyan Cannon, ...more
  • Child Under a Leaf is a 1974 drama film directed by George Bloomfield and starring Dyan Cannon. The plot follows an abused wife who strikes up an affair with an artist, but their relationship is ...more
  • Diamond Girl is a 1998 Canadian-South African romance drama television film directed by Timothy Bond and starring Jonathan Cake, Joely Collins, and Kevin Otto. Written by Charles Lazer and based on ...more
  • Le Casse is a 1971 movie directed by French director Henri Verneuil, starring Jean-Paul Belmondo, Omar Sharif, Dyan Cannon and Robert Hossein. It is based on the 1953 novel by David Goodis and ...more
  • Busy housewife Julie Messinger's (Dyan Cannon) only gripes about her art-director husband, Richard (Laurence Luckinbill), are that he's a little selfish and too committed to his job. It's not until a ...more
  • Mafioso Tommy (Joe Pesci) is transporting eight severed heads of recently executed rival mobsters to San Diego. When his duffel bag is mixed up with that of medical student Charlie (Andy Comeau), ...more
  • Bored with her quiet suburban Massachusetts town, bratty Patti Randall (Christina Ricci) is excited when her beloved cat, D.C., comes back to the house with a watch around his neck. After seeing that ...more
  • A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Jealous Jokester is a 1995 crime-drama film written by Gerry Conway, Erle Stanley Gardner and directed by Vincent McEveety.