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The Best Jeff Goldblum Movies

Updated February 17, 2021 5.0k votes 926 voters 49.2k views68 items

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

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

List includes The Fly, St. Ives, more.

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    Jurassic Park

    Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum
    Jurassic Park is a 1993 American science fiction adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg....  more

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    Independence Day

    Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum
    Independence Day is a 1996 American science fiction disaster film co-written and directed by...  more

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    The Fly

    Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum
    The Fly is a 1986 American science fiction horror film directed and co-written by David...  more

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    The Lost World: Jurassic Park

    Julianne Moore, Steven Spielberg
    The Lost World: Jurassic Park is a 1997 American science fiction adventure directed by Steven...  more

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    Earth Girls Are Easy

    Jim Carrey, Geena Davis
    Earth Girls Are Easy is a 1988 American musical romantic comedy film directed by Julien Temple...  more

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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    Robert Duvall, Jeff Goldblum
    Invasion of the Body Snatchers is a 1978 science fiction thriller directed by Philip Kaufman,...  more

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    The Tall Guy

    Emma Thompson, Jeff Goldblum
    The Tall Guy is a 1989 romantic comedy and the feature film debut of screenwriter Richard...  more
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    Mad Dog Time

    Diane Lane, Burt Reynolds
    Mad Dog Time is a 1996 ensemble cast film written and directed by Larry Bishop, released...  more
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    Man of the Year

    Robin Williams, Christopher Walken
    Man of the Year is a 2006 political comedy-drama film directed and written by Barry Levinson...  more

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    The Switch

    Jennifer Aniston, Jeff Goldblum
    The Switch is a 2010 American romantic comedy film, directed by Josh Gordon and Will Speck....  more
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    The Big Chill

    Glenn Close, Kevin Kline
    The Big Chill is a 1983 American comedy-drama film directed by Lawrence Kasdan, starring Tom...  more

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    The Prince of Egypt

    Sandra Bullock, Michelle Pfeiffer
    The Prince of Egypt is a 1998 American animated epic musical biblical film and the first...  more

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    Adam Resurrected

    Willem Dafoe, Jeff Goldblum
    Adam Resurrected is a 2008 American-German-Israeli film, directed by Paul Schrader and adapted...  more
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    Cats & Dogs

    Alec Baldwin, Susan Sarandon
    Cats & Dogs is a 2001 American-Australian action-comedy film, directed by Lawrence Guterman....  more

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    Powder

    Jeff Goldblum, Mary Steenburgen
    Powder is a 1995 American fantasy drama film written and directed by Victor Salva and starring...  more

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    Transylvania 6-5000

    Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum
    Transylvania 6-5000 is a 1985 American/Yugoslav horror/comedy movie about two tabloid...  more
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    The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

    Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray
    The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou is a 2004 American comedy-drama film directed, co-written,...  more

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    Silverado

    Kevin Costner, John Cleese
    Silverado is a 1985 American Western film produced and directed by Lawrence Kasdan. The...  more

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    California Split

    Jeff Goldblum, Elliott Gould
    California Split is a 1974 film directed by Robert Altman and starring Elliott Gould and...  more
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    Between the Lines

    Jeff Goldblum, Marilu Henner
    Between the Lines is a 1977 film from Midwest Films directed by Joan Micklin Silver and...  more
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    The Right Stuff

    Jeff Goldblum, Ed Harris
    The Right Stuff is a 1983 American drama film that was adapted from Tom Wolfe's best-selling...  more

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    Thank God It's Friday

    Donna Summer, Jeff Goldblum
    Thank God It's Friday is a 1978 film directed by Robert Klane and produced by Motown...  more

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    The Sentinel

    Christopher Walken, Jeff Goldblum
    The Sentinel is a 1977 American horror film directed by Michael Winner and starring Cristina...  more

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    Death Wish

    Jeff Goldblum, Charles Bronson
    This film is a 1974 American vigilante action film loosely based on the novel of the same name...  more

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