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The Best Fairuza Balk Movies 

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

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Neve Campbell, Robin Tunney, Christine Taylor

Released: 1996

Directed by: Andrew Fleming

The Craft is a 1996 American supernatural thriller film directed by Andrew Fleming. A group of four teenage girls (Fairuza Balk, Robin Tunney, Neve Campbell, Rachel True) pursue witchcraft and ...more

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Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

Released: 1998

Directed by: Tony Kaye

American History X is a 1998 American drama film directed by Tony Kaye and written by David McKenna. It stars Edward Norton and Edward Furlong, and co-stars Fairuza Balk, Stacy Keach, Elliott ...more

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Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Rob Schneider

Released: 1998

Directed by: Frank Coraci

The Waterboy is a 1998 American sports/comedy film directed by Frank Coraci, starring Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Fairuza Balk, Henry Winkler, Jerry Reed, Larry Gilliard, Jr., Blake Clark, Peter ...more

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Fairuza Balk, Piper Laurie, Nicol Williamson

Released: 1985

Directed by: Walter Murch

Return to Oz is a 1985 fantasy adventure film based on L. Frank Baum's Oz books, mainly The Marvelous Land of Oz and Ozma of Oz. The plot begins with Dorothy's return to the Land of Oz, and her ...more

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Zooey Deschanel, Kate Hudson, Anna Paquin

Released: 2000

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Almost Famous is a 2000 comedy-drama film written and directed by Cameron Crowe and starring Billy Crudup, Kate Hudson, and Patrick Fugit. It tells the fictional story of a teenage journalist ...more

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Tim Curry, Diana Rigg, Fairuza Balk

Released: 1986

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Marlon Brando, Val Kilmer, Ron Perlman

Released: 1996

Directed by: John Frankenheimer, Richard Stanley

The Island of Dr. Moreau is a 1996 American science fiction horror film, the third major film adaptation of H. G. Wells' novel The Island of Doctor Moreau, about a scientist who attempts to ...more

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Jenny McCarthy, Christopher Walken, Steve Buscemi

Released: 1995

Directed by: Gary Fleder

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Dose of Reality Fairuza Balk, Chris Krisea, Ryan Merriman

Released: 2013

Directed by: Chris Glatis

Dose of Reality is a 2013 drama thriller mystery film written and directed by Chris Glatis.
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Annette Bening, Colin Firth, Jeffrey Jones

Released: 1989

Directed by: Miloš Forman

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James Brolin, Fairuza Balk, Robert Knepper

Released: 1992

Directed by: Allison Anders

Gas Food Lodging is a 1992 movie directed by Allison Anders about a waitress trying to find romance while raising two daughters in a trailer-park. It stars Brooke Adams, Ione Skye, and Fairuza ...more
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Murder in the Heartland Renée Zellweger, Tim Roth, Randy Quaid

Released: 1993

Directed by: Robert Markowitz

17 robberies... 11 murders... 6 states... 2 lovers... 1 camera... A film crew sets out to find answers to the worst crime spree in years, and uncovers a secret they never dreamed - the ...more
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Kyra Sedgwick, Parker Posey, Fairuza Balk

Released: 2002

Directed by: Rebecca Miller

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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Fairuza Balk, Loretta Swit, Jackson Davies

Released: 1983

Directed by: George Schaefer

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James Franco, Debbie Harry, Matt Dillon

Released: 2002

Directed by: Scott Kalvert

Deuces Wild is a 2002 American drama film directed by Scott Kalvert and written by Paul Kimatian and Christopher Gambale, who also created the story. It stars Stephen Dorff, Brad Renfro, James ...more

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Orpheus Mena Suvari, Fairuza Balk, Patrick J. Adams

Released: 2006

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

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Thicker John Goodman, Christopher Lloyd, Guy Pearce

Released: 2010

Directed by: Terry Nemeroff

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Nicolas Cage, Eva Mendes, Val Kilmer

Released: 2009

Directed by: Werner Herzog

After Katrina, police sergeant Terence McDonagh rescues a prisoner, hurts his back in the process and earns a promotion to lieutenant plus an addiction. His drug-using prostitute girlfriend, his ...more

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Fairuza Balk, Paul Sorvino, David Thewlis

Released: 1997

Directed by: Paul Chart

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Jessica Lange, Tim Roth, Eva Marie Saint

Released: 2005

Directed by: Wim Wenders

Don't Come Knocking is a 2005 film, a comedy-drama road movie directed by German director Wim Wenders and written by Wenders and actor/playwright Sam Shepard. The two had previously collaborated ...more
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Elisabeth Moss, Harvey Keitel, Kelly Lynch

Released: 1994

Directed by: Anthony Drazan

Imaginary Crimes is a 1994 drama film directed by Anthony Drazan, and an adaptation of Sheila Ballantyne's 1982 novel of the same name. The film stars Harvey Keitel and Fairuza Balk, and tells ...more
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Fairuza Balk, Brad Dourif, Frances Conroy

Released: 2008

Directed by: Darren Grodsky, Danny A. Jacobs

Humboldt County is a 2008 comedy/drama film by Darren Grodsky and Danny Jacobs. It stars Jeremy Strong, Fairuza Balk, Frances Conroy, Madison Davenport, Brad Dourif, Chris Messina and Peter ...more
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Crispin Glover, Fairuza Balk, Adam Parfrey

Released: 2005

Directed by: Crispin Glover

What Is It? is a 2005 surrealist film written, starring, funded and directed by Crispin Glover. It is described by IMDb as "The adventures of a young man whose principal interests are ...more

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Deceptions Nicollette Sheridan, Gina Lollobrigida, Stefanie Powers

Released: 1985

Directed by: Melville Shavelson, Robert Chenault

Deceptions is a 1990 drama film starring Nicollette Sheridan, Harry Hamlin and Robert Davi. It was directed by Ruben Preuss and written by Ken Denbow and Richard Taylor. The film received a ...more
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Mary-Louise Parker, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Michael Madsen

Released: 1997

Directed by: Tim Hunter

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