List of the best Jason Robards movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jason Robards'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 Jason Robards movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Jason Robards movies will be at the top of the list. Jason Robards has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Jason Robards movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Jason Robards films to end the squabble once and for all.
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- 1Once Upon a Time in the West is a 1968 Italian/American epic Spaghetti Western film directed... moreHenry Fonda, Claudia Cardinale
Directed by: Sergio Leone
- 2Julia is a 1977 drama film directed by Fred Zinnemann, from a screenplay by Alvin Sargent. It... moreMeryl Streep, Jane Fonda
Directed by: Fred Zinnemann
- 3Divorce American Style is a 1967 American satirical comedy film directed by Bud Yorkin and... moreDebbie Reynolds, Dick Van Dyke
Directed by: Bud Yorkin
- 4All the President's Men is a 1976 American political thriller film directed by Alan J. Pakula.... moreRichard Nixon, Dustin Hoffman
Directed by: Alan J. Pakula
- 5The Paper is a 1994 American comedy-drama film directed by Ron Howard and starring Michael... moreMarisa Tomei, Robert Duvall
Directed by: Ron Howard
- 6A Thousand Clowns is a 1965 film adaptation from a 1962 play by Herb Gardner, and directed by... moreJason Robards Jr., Martin Balsam
Directed by: Fred Coe
- 7Quick Change is a 1990 comedy film written by Howard Franklin, produced by and starring Bill... moreBill Murray, Geena Davis
Directed by: Bill Murray, Howard Franklin
- 8The Ballad of Cable Hogue is a 1970 Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Jason... moreStella Stevens, Jason Robards Jr.
Directed by: Sam Peckinpah
- 9Something Wicked This Way Comes is a 1983 American horror fantasy film directed by Jack... morePam Grier, Jason Robards Jr.
Directed by: Jack Clayton
- 10Fools is a 1970 drama film directed by Tom Gries. It stars Jason Robards and Katharine Ross.
FoolsSuzanne Somers, Katharine Ross
Directed by: Tom Gries
- 11Tora! Tora! Tora! is a 1970 AmericanJapanese film directed by Richard Fleischer and stars an... moreJason Robards Jr., Martin Balsam
Directed by: Richard Fleischer, Toshio Masuda, Kinji Fukasaku
- 12Tender Is the Night is a 1962 film directed by Henry King, based on the novel of the same name... moreJoan Fontaine, Jennifer Jones
Directed by: Henry King
- 13Max Dugan Returns is a 1983 American comedy-drama film starring Jason Robards as the titular... moreKiefer Sutherland, Matthew Broderick
Directed by: Herbert Ross
Going HomeJason Robards Jr., Clint Black
Directed by: Ian Barry
- 15A Thousand Acres is an American motion picture drama directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse, and... moreMichelle Pfeiffer, Michelle Williams
Directed by: Jocelyn Moorhouse
- 16Murders in the Rue Morgue is a 1971 American horror film directed by Gordon Hessler, starring... moreJason Robards Jr., Herbert Lom
Directed by: Gordon Hessler
- 17The Day After is a 1983 American television film that aired on November 20, 1983, on the ABC... moreJohn Lithgow, Steve Guttenberg
Directed by: Nicholas Meyer
- 18The Night They Raided Minsky's is a 1968 musical comedy film directed by William Friedkin and... moreBritt Ekland, Elliott Gould
Directed by: William Friedkin
- 19Magnolia is a 1999 American drama film written, produced, and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson... moreTom Cruise, Julianne Moore
Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson
- 20Philadelphia is a 1993 American drama film and one of the first mainstream Hollywood films to... moreTom Hanks, Denzel Washington
Directed by: Jonathan Demme
- 21The Legend of the Lone Ranger is a 1981 American western film directed by William A. Fraker... moreChristopher Lloyd, Jason Robards Jr.
Directed by: William A. Fraker
- 22A Big Hand for the Little Lady is a 1966 Technicolor western film, made by Eden Productions... moreHenry Fonda, Burgess Meredith
Directed by: Fielder Cook
- 23Inherit the Wind is a 1988 television film adaptation of the play of the same name. The... moreKirk Douglas, Jean Simmons
Directed by: David Greene
- 24Reunion is a 1989 dramatic film based on the 1971 novel of the same name by Fred Uhlman,... moreJason Robards Jr., Samuel West
Directed by: Jerry Schatzberg
- 25Long Day's Journey into Night is a film by Canadian director David Wellington, released in... moreKatharine Hepburn, Jason Robards Jr.
Directed by: Sidney Lumet, David Wellington