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The Best Jean Stapleton Movies  

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

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The list you're viewing contains films like Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme and You've Got Mail.

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You've Got Mail is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jean Stapleton Movies
Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Sara Ramirez
You've Got Mail is a 1998 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Nora Ephron, starring Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan. It was written by Nora and Delia Ephron based on the 1937 play Parfumerie ...more
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John Travolta, Carla Gugino, Andie MacDowell
Michael is a 1996 American fantasy film directed by Nora Ephron. The film stars John Travolta as the Archangel Michael, who is sent to Earth to do various tasks. The cast includes Andie ...more
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Dick Van Dyke, Bob Newhart, Maureen McCormick
Cold Turkey is a 1971 satirical comedy film. It stars Dick Van Dyke plus a long list of comedic actors, several of whom are well known to North American television audiences. The film was ...more
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Linda Hunt, Billy Zane, Brad Garrett
Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World is a 1998 straight-to-video sequel to the 1995 Disney film Pocahontas. While the first film dealt with her meeting with John Smith and the arrival of the ...more
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Dean Martin, Elizabeth Montgomery, Jean Stapleton
Bells Are Ringing is a 1960 romantic comedy-musical film directed by Vincente Minnelli and starring Judy Holliday and Dean Martin.
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Susan Sarandon, Richard Dreyfuss, Wil Wheaton
The Buddy System is a 1984 American romantic comedy film starring Richard Dreyfuss, Susan Sarandon, Nancy Allen, Wil Wheaton and Jean Stapleton. The film was directed by Glenn A. Jordan who is ...more
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Jean Stapleton, Esther Rolle, Sandy Dennis
Up the Down Staircase is a 1967 American drama film about the first, trying assignment for a young, idealistic teacher played by Sandy Dennis. Robert Mulligan directed the film and Tad Mosel ...more
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Amy Jo Johnson, Jean Stapleton, Adam Baldwin
For many people, they're not even sure what happiness is. And so, inspired and intrigued by this "unalienable" right, director Andrew Shapter set out to explore the myths and the ...more
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Mary Tyler Moore, Jean Stapleton, Robert Forster
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Jean Stapleton, Doris Roberts, Carroll Baker
Something Wild is a 1961 independent rape and revenge drama film directed by Jack Garfein and starring Carroll Baker, Ralph Meeker and Mildred Dunnock. The film follows a young New York City ...more
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Jean Stapleton, Jayne Eastwood, Geraint Wyn Davies
Bury Me in Niagara is a 2003 action, comedy, and fantasy film written by Daniel Harris and Constantino Magnatta and directed by Dave Thomas.
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Dead Man's Folly Nicollette Sheridan, Peter Ustinov, Jean Stapleton
Dead Man's Folly is a 1986 British-American television film featuring Agatha Christie's Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. It is based on Christie's novel Dead Man's Folly. The film was directed ...more
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The Habitation of Dragons Jean Stapleton, Maureen O'Sullivan, Elias Koteas
The Habitation of Dragons is a 1992 drama film written by Horton Foote and directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg.
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A Matter of Sex Jean Stapleton, Judge Reinhold, Dinah Manoff
A Matter of Sex is a film directed by Lee Grant released on Jan 16, 1984.
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Yogi Berra, Mickey Mantle, Jean Stapleton
Damn Yankees is a 1958 musical film made by Warner Bros., a modern version of the Faust story involving the New York Yankees and Washington Senators baseball teams. The film is based on the 1955 ...more
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Baby Farrah Fawcett, Alison Pill, Jean Stapleton
Baby is a 2000 made-for-television drama film starring Farrah Fawcett, Keith Carradine and an early performance from Alison Pill.
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Tender Places Jean Stapleton, Frederick Koehler, Barry Nolan
Tender Places is a made-for-television film directed by Fred Barzyk.
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Faerie Tale Theatre is a multi-award winning live-action children's television anthology series retelling popular fairy tales. Shelley Duvall serves as narrator, host and executive producer of ...more
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Parade of Stars Carol Channing, Shelley Winters, Jean Stapleton
Parade of Stars is a comedy musical film written by Hildy Parks and directed by Clark Jones.
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Cyndi Lauper, Debbie Harry, Woody Harrelson
Mother Goose: Rock 'n' Rhyme is a 1990 American musical television film that aired on the Disney Channel starring Shelley Duvall as Little Bo Peep and Dan Gilroy as Gordon Goose, the son of ...more