Entertainment The Best Elizabeth McGovern Movies  

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

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

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Jack Nicholson, Samuel L. Jackson, Fran Drescher
Ragtime is a 1981 American drama film, directed by Miloš Forman, based on 1975 historical novel Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow. The action takes place in and around New York City, New Rochelle, and ...more

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Alec Baldwin, Magic Johnson, Bill Murray
She's Having a Baby is a 1988 American romantic comedy film directed by John Hughes. The film portrays a young newlywed couple, Kristy and Jake Briggs played by Elizabeth McGovern and Kevin ...more

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Mary Tyler Moore, Donald Sutherland, Adam Baldwin
Ordinary People is a 1980 American drama film that marked the directorial debut of actor Robert Redford. It stars Donald Sutherland, Mary Tyler Moore, Judd Hirsch and Timothy Hutton. The story ...more

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Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Crispin Glover
Racing with the Moon is a 1984 American drama film starring Sean Penn, Elizabeth McGovern, and Nicolas Cage. It was directed by Richard Benjamin and written by Steven Kloves. The original music ...more

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Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro, James Woods
Once Upon a Time in America is a 1984 Italian epic drama film co-written and directed by Sergio Leone and starring Robert De Niro and James Woods. It chronicles the lives of Jewish ghetto youths ...more

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Brad Pitt, Bill Pullman, Larry Miller
The Favor is a 1994 romantic comedy film directed by Donald Petrie and written by Sara Parriott and Josann McGibbon. It stars Harley Jane Kozak, Elizabeth McGovern, Bill Pullman, Brad Pitt and ...more

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Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz, Lyndsy Fonseca
Kick-Ass is a 2010 British-American superhero action comedy film based on the comic book of the same name by Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr. The film was directed by Matthew Vaughn, who ...more

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Robert Duvall, Faye Dunaway, Natasha Richardson
The Handmaid's Tale is a 1990 film adaptation of the Margaret Atwood novel of the same name, directed by Volker Schlöndorff the film stars Natasha Richardson, Faye Dunaway, Robert Duvall, ...more

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Keanu Reeves, Patricia Clarkson, Barbara Hershey
Tune in Tomorrow is a 1990 film comedy directed by Jon Amiel. It is based on the Mario Vargas Llosa novel Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter, and was released under that name in many countries. ...more

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Helena Bonham Carter, Michael Gambon, Charlotte Rampling
The Wings of the Dove is a 1997 U.S.-British drama film directed by Iain Softley and starring Helena Bonham Carter, Linus Roache, and Alison Elliott. The screenplay by Hossein Amini is based on ...more

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Anna Paquin, Idris Elba, Joaquin Phoenix
Buffalo Soldiers is a 2001 satire film, based on the 1993 novel by Robert O'Connor, which follows the rogue activities of a group of US soldiers based in West Germany during 1989 when the fall ...more

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Katherine Heigl, Adrien Brody, Karen Allen
King of the Hill is Steven Soderbergh's third feature film, released in 1993, and the second he directed from his own screenplay following his 1989 Palme d'Or-winning film Sex, Lies, and ...more

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Alec Guinness, Dudley Moore, John Huston
Lovesick is a 1983 romantic comedy film. It was written and directed by Marshall Brickman. It stars Dudley Moore and Elizabeth McGovern and features Alec Guinness as the ghost of Sigmund Freud.

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Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Caine, Elizabeth McGovern
A Shock to the System is a U.S. dark comedy crime thriller film directed by Jan Egleson, starring Michael Caine, Swoosie Kurtz, Elizabeth McGovern, and Peter Riegert. It is based on the 1984 ...more

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Clash of the Titans is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Elizabeth McGovern Movies
Gemma Arterton, Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes
Clash of the Titans is a 2010 British-American fantasy adventure film and remake of the 1981 film of the same name produced by MGM. The story is very loosely based on the Greek myth of Perseus. ...more

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Morgan Freeman, Mickey Rourke, Ellen Barkin
Johnny Handsome is an 1989 American crime-drama film directed by Walter Hill and starring Mickey Rourke, Ellen Barkin and Morgan Freeman. The film was written by Ken Friedman, and adapted from ...more

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Kate Walsh, Mira Sorvino, Jeremy Piven
Angels Crest is a 2011 drama film written by Catherine Trieschmann and directed by Gaby Dellal.

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Gillian Anderson, Dan Aykroyd, Laura Linney
The House of Mirth is a 2000 film drama version of Edith Wharton's 1905 novel The House of Mirth. The film was written and directed by Terence Davies and stars Gillian Anderson.

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Cheerful Weather for the Wedding Felicity Jones, Elizabeth McGovern, Luke Treadaway
Cheerful Weather for the Wedding is a 2012 British comedy drama film directed by Donald Rice and starring Felicity Jones, Luke Treadaway, and Elizabeth McGovern. Adapted from the 1932 novella ...more

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James Woods, Melanie Griffith, Molly Ringwald
Women and Men: Stories of Seduction is a 1990 TV film Directed by Frederic Raphael, Tony Richardson and Ken Russell.

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Timothy Spall, Elizabeth McGovern, Elaine Cassidy
A Room with a View is televised adaptation of E. M. Forster's novel, A Room with a View, written by Andrew Davies. It was announced in 2006 and filmed in the summer of 2007. A Room with a View ...more

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The Misadventures of Margaret Brooke Shields, Parker Posey, Elizabeth McGovern
The Misadventures of Margaret is a 1998 French-British romantic comedy film directed by Brian Skeet and starring Parker Posey, Jeremy Northam and Craig Chester. It was based on the novel ...more

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The Summer of Ben Tyler James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern, Len Cariou
The Summer of Ben Tyler is a 1996 comedy film directed by Arthur Allan Seidelman.

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Penélope Cruz, Lena Headey, Mark Strong
The Man with Rain in His Shoes is a 1998 Spanish-British romantic comedy film, written by Spanish singer-songwriter Rafa Russo, directed by Spanish filmmaker María Ripoll and starring ...more

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Broken Trust Tom Selleck, Elizabeth McGovern
Broken Trust is a 1995 tv film directed by Geoffrey Sax.