Entertainment The Best Ed Begley, Jr. Movies  

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