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

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

List ranges from Making Change to Back by Midnight and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Ed Begley, Jr. movies?" and "What are the greatest Ed Begley, Jr. roles of all time?"

Notable directors that have worked with Ed Begley, Jr. include names like Woody Allen, Dennis Dugan and Rob Reiner.

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This Is Spinal Tap Billy Crystal, Fran Drescher, Anjelica Huston This Is Spinal Tap is an American 1984 rock music mockumentary written, scored by, and starring Rob Reiner, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Harry Shearer. The film portrays the fictional ...more

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Best in Show Jane Lynch, Jennifer Coolidge, Parker Posey Best in Show is a 2000 American improvisational comedy film written and directed by Christopher Guest. The film follows five entrants in a prestigious dog show and focuses on the slightly ...more

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A Mighty Wind Jane Lynch, Jennifer Coolidge, Parker Posey A Mighty Wind is a 2003 American mockumentary comedy-drama film about a folk music reunion concert in which three folk bands reunite for a television performance for the first time in decades. ...more

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The Pagemaster Macaulay Culkin, Whoopi Goldberg, Patrick Stewart The Pagemaster is a 1994 American live-action/animated fantasy adventure film starring Macaulay Culkin, Christopher Lloyd, Patrick Stewart, Whoopi Goldberg, Frank Welker and Leonard Nimoy. The ...more

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Amazon Women on the Moon Michelle Pfeiffer, Carrie Fisher, Bryan Cranston Amazon Women on the Moon is a 1987 American satirical comedy film that parodies the experience of watching low-budget movies on late-night television. The film, featuring a large ensemble cast, ...more

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Pineapple Express Amber Heard, James Franco, Seth Rogen Pineapple Express is a 2008 American stoner action comedy film directed by David Gordon Green, written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg and starring Rogen and James Franco. Producer Judd Apatow, ...more

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For Your Consideration Sarah Shahi, Sandra Oh, Ricky Gervais For Your Consideration is a 2006 comedy film directed by Christopher Guest. It was co-written by Guest and Eugene Levy, and both also star in the film. The title is a phrase used in trade ...more

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Even Cowgirls Get the Blues Uma Thurman, Heather Graham, Keanu Reeves Even Cowgirls Get the Blues is a 1993 American comedy-drama-romance film based on Tom Robbins' 1976 novel of the same name. The film was directed by Gus Van Sant and starred an ensemble cast led ...more

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Meet the Applegates Stockard Channing, Ed Begley, Jr. Meet the Applegates is a 1989 American black comedy film directed by Michael Lehmann. It was filmed in 1989, but not released until 1991. It takes a dark, satirical look at the end of the world, ...more

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The Accidental Tourist Kathleen Turner, Geena Davis, William Hurt The Accidental Tourist is a 1988 American drama film starring William Hurt, Kathleen Turner, and Geena Davis. It was directed by Lawrence Kasdan and scored by John Williams. The film's ...more

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Get Over It Mila Kunis, Kirsten Dunst, Zoe Saldana Get Over It is a 2001 American teen comedy loosely based on William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream about a high school senior who desperately tries to win back his ex-girlfriend by ...more

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Transylvania 6-5000 Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum, Jeffrey Jones Transylvania 6-5000 is a 1985 American/Yugoslav horror/comedy movie about two tabloid reporters who travel to modern-day Transylvania to uncover the truth behind Frankenstein sightings. Along ...more

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Renaissance Man Mark Wahlberg, Danny DeVito, Stacey Dash Renaissance Man is a 1994 American comedy film directed by Penny Marshall, and stars Danny DeVito, Gregory Hines, James Remar, Cliff Robertson and Mark Wahlberg in his film debut. In Australia, ...more

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She-Devil Meryl Streep, Roseanne Barr, Linda Hunt She-Devil is a 1989 American dark comedy film directed by Susan Seidelman and written by Barry Strugatz and Mark R. Burns. It stars Meryl Streep, Ed Begley, Jr. and Roseanne Barr in her film ...more

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Whatever Works Evan Rachel Wood, Henry Cavill, Larry David Whatever Works is a 2009 American comedy film directed and written by Woody Allen, starring Larry David, Evan Rachel Wood, Patricia Clarkson, Ed Begley, Jr., Michael McKean, and Henry Cavill.

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Recount Kevin Spacey, Al Gore, John Hurt Recount is a 2008 television film about the 2000 United States presidential election. The political drama was written by Danny Strong, directed by Jay Roach, and produced by Michael Haussman. It ...more

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Auto Focus Willem Dafoe, Maria Bello, Rita Wilson Auto Focus is a 2002 American biographical film directed by Paul Schrader, starring Greg Kinnear and Willem Dafoe. The screenplay by Michael Gerbosi is based on Robert Graysmith's book The ...more

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Now You See Him, Now You Don't Kurt Russell, Cesar Romero, Ed Begley Now You See Him, Now You Don't is a 1972 Walt Disney Productions film starring Kurt Russell as a chemistry student who accidentally discovers the secret to invisibility. It is the sequel to the ...more

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Addams Family Reunion Tim Curry, Daryl Hannah, Haylie Duff Addams Family Reunion is a 1998 film based on The Addams Family television series. While created mainly for the direct-to-video market, it did premiere first on television on Fox Family. It is ...more

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Greedy Kirsten Dunst, Michael J. Fox, Kirk Douglas Greedy is a 1994 comedy film directed by Jonathan Lynn and written by Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel. The film starred Michael J. Fox, Kirk Douglas, and Nancy Travis, with Phil Hartman, Ed ...more

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Hair High Sarah Silverman, David Carradine, Beverly DAngelo Hair High is a 2004 animated comedy-horror-romance by American filmmaker Bill Plympton.

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Evil Roy Slade Mickey Rooney, Milton Berle, Penny Marshall Evil Roy Slade is a 1972 made-for-television spoof-Western comedy film about the "meanest villain in the West". It was directed by Jerry Paris and co-produced and co-written by Garry

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Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills Jacqueline Bissett, Ed Begley, Jr. Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills is a 1989 black comedy film co-written and directed by Paul Bartel. Scenes re-unites Bartel with his Eating Raoul co-stars Mary Woronov and Robert ...more

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Back by Midnight Kirstie Alley, Gilbert Gottfried, Rodney Dangerfield Back By Midnight is a 2005 comedy film starring Rodney Dangerfield, Phil LaMarr, Harland Williams, Randy Quaid, Gilbert Gottfried, and Kirstie Alley. The film was completed in 2002. It also ...more

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Spirit Bear: The Simon Jackson Story Ed Begley, Jr., Graham Greene Spirit Bear: The Simon Jackson Story is a 2005 independent Canadian film based on the real life campaign by Spirit Bear Youth Coalition founder Simon Jackson to save the habitat of the Kirmode ...more

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Protocol Goldie Hawn, Ed Begley, Jr. Protocol is a 1984 comedy film starring Goldie Hawn and Chris Sarandon. The screenplay was by Buck Henry and it was directed by Herbert Ross. Hawn plays a Washington, D.C., cocktail waitress who ...more

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Stay Hungry Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jeff Bridges, Sally Field Stay Hungry is a 1976 dramatic comedy film by director Bob Rafelson from a screenplay by Charles Gaines. The story centers on a young Birmingham, Alabama, scion, played by Jeff Bridges, who gets ...more

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Goin' South Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Christopher Lloyd Goin' South is an American western-comedy film, directed by and starring Jack Nicholson, Mary Steenburgen, Christopher Lloyd, John Belushi, Richard Bradford, Veronica Cartwright, Danny DeVito ...more

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Bug Sarah Paulson, Brian Cox, Ed Begley Bug is a 2002 American comedy film, directed by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi. It was released on February 28, 2002.

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The In-Laws Alan Arkin, Peter Falk, Ed Begley The In-Laws is a 1979 American action-comedy film starring Alan Arkin and Peter Falk, written by Andrew Bergman and directed by Arthur Hiller. The film was remade in 2003, with Michael Douglas, ...more

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Get Crazy Malcolm McDowell, Clint Howard, Ed Begley Get Crazy is a 1983 musical comedy directed by Allan Arkush and starring Malcolm McDowell, Allen Garfield, Daniel Stern, Gail Edwards, and Ed Begley, Jr.

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Running Mates Diane Keaton, Ed Harris, Ed Begley

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Hounded Shia LaBeouf, Sara Paxton, Ed Begley Hounded is a 2001 Disney Channel Original Movie starring Tahj Mowry, Craig Kirkwood, Shia LaBeouf and Ed Begley, Jr. It was filmed in Salt Lake City Utah at the Madeleine Choir School campus.

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Cockfighter Ed Begley, Jr., Harry Dean Stanton Cockfighter is a 1974 film by director Monte Hellman, starring Warren Oates, Harry Dean Stanton and featuring Laurie Bird and Ed Begley, Jr. The screenplay is based on the novel of the same name ...more

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Fly Me to the Moon Tim Curry, Christopher Lloyd, Kelly Ripa Fly Me to the Moon is a 2008 Belgian-American CGI animated 3D feature film. It was released in digital 3D in Belgium on 30 January 2008 and in the USA and Canada on 15 August 2008. The film was ...more

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Elvis Kurt Russell, Shelley Winters, Ed Begley Elvis is a 1979 American television biographical film directed by John Carpenter. It is based upon the life of Elvis Presley, and stars Kurt Russell in the title role. It stars Shelley Winters, ...more

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Eating Raoul Ed Begley, Jr., Buck Henry Eating Raoul is a 1982 black comedy film about a married couple living in Hollywood who resort to killing swingers for their money. It was directed by Paul Bartel and written by Bartel and ...more

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Stateside Val Kilmer, Carrie Fisher, Rachael Leigh Cook Stateside is a 2004 romantic drama film film based on a true story. It is an adventurous love story about a high school rich kid serving in the Marine Corps to avoid jail, who eventually falls ...more

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What's Your Number? Anna Faris, Chris Evans, Chris Pratt What's Your Number? is a 2011 romantic comedy film starring Anna Faris and Chris Evans. It is based on Karyn Bosnak's book 20 Times a Lady. The film was released on September 30, 2011.

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Handle with Care Ed Begley, Jr., Bruce McGill Handle with Care is a 1977 comedy movie set in a small town in Nebraska and loosely based on the wide popularity of citizens' band radio, usually called "CB" at the time. It was ...more

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Dark Horse Mimi Rogers, Ed Begley, Jr. Dark Horse is a 1992 American drama film directed by David Hemmings. The screenplay by Janet Maclean was adapted from an original story by Tab Hunter.

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The Late Shift Kathy Bates, Ed Begley, Jr. The Late Shift is a 1996 American TV movie produced by HBO. It was directed by Betty Thomas and based on the book of the same name by The New York Times media reporter Bill Carter.

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Georgia O'Keeffe Jeremy Irons, Joan Allen, Ed Begley Georgia O'Keeffe is a 2009 American television biographical film, produced by City Entertainment in association with Sony Television, about noted American painter Georgia O'Keeffe and her ...more

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Roman Holiday Ed Begley, Jr., Catherine Oxenberg Roman Holiday is a 1987 television film, based on 1953 film of the same name. The plot features Princess Elysa, who is touring Rome, and decides to get 'out and about' away from her normal life. ...more

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Santa with Muscles Mila Kunis, Hulk Hogan, Brenda Song Santa with Muscles is a 1996 Christmas comedy film starring Hulk Hogan. Only released for two weeks in cinemas, it was panned by critics and has since appeared on a number of worst film lists.

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Chance of a Lifetime Betty White, Leslie Nielsen, Ed Begley Chance of a Lifetime is a 1991 television film. It stars Betty White, Leslie Nielsen, and Ed Begley, Jr.. Since the death of her husband 10 years ago, Evelyn has been working hard for her ...more

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A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures Jenny McCarthy, Tim Curry, Kathy Griffin A Turtle's Tale: Sammy's Adventures is a 2010 Belgian/French animated film that's co-written and directed by Ben Stassen. The film was released on 4 August 2010 in Belgium, and on 11 August 2010 ...more

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Alone James Earl Jones, Ed Begley^! Jr., Piper Laurie

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Federal Bureau of Manners: Cell Phones Ed Begley^! Jr., Larry Miller, Lindsay Gareth Federal Bureau of Manners: Cell Phones is a 2010 short comedy film written by Larry Miller and Fran Solomita and directed by Fran Solomita.

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Dead of Night Ed Begley, Jr., Patrick Macnee