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

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This list is made up of films like Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story and Meet Joe Black.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jeffrey Tambor movies?" and "What are the greatest Jeffrey Tambor roles of all time?"

Jeffrey Tambor has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Ron Howard and John Whitesell.

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Girl, Interrupted Angelina Jolie, Winona Ryder, Whoopi Goldberg Girl, Interrupted is a 1999 American drama film, and an adaptation of Susanna Kaysen's 1993 memoir of the same name. The film chronicles Kaysen's 18-month stay at a mental institution. Directed ...more

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Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas Jim Carrey, Anthony Hopkins, Bryce Dallas Howard Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! is a 2000 American musical fantasy comedy Christmas film from Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment, based on the 1957 story of the same name by ...more

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Hellboy John Hurt, Selma Blair, Ron Perlman Hellboy is a 2004 American supernatural superhero film, starring Ron Perlman and directed by Guillermo del Toro. The film is loosely based on the Dark Horse Comics graphic novel Hellboy: Seed of ...more

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Tangled Mandy Moore, Ron Perlman, Zachary Levi Tangled is a 2010 American computer animated musical fantasy-comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Loosely based on the German fairy tale ...more

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There's Something About Mary Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman, Ben Stiller There's Something About Mary is a 1998 comedy film, directed by the Farrelly brothers, Bobby and Peter. It stars Cameron Diaz, Matt Dillon and Ben Stiller, and it is a combination of romantic ...more

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City Slickers Jake Gyllenhaal, Billy Crystal, Danielle Harris City Slickers is a 1991 American western comedy film directed by Ron Underwood and starring Billy Crystal, Daniel Stern, Bruno Kirby and Jack Palance, with supporting roles by Patricia Wettig, ...more

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Hellboy II: The Golden Army John Hurt, Seth MacFarlane, Jimmy Kimmel Hellboy II: The Golden Army is a 2008 American supernatural superhero film based on the fictional character Hellboy created by Mike Mignola. The movie was written and directed by Guillermo del ...more

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...And Justice for All Al Pacino, Craig T. Nelson, Jeffrey Tambor ...And Justice for All is a 1979 courtroom drama film, directed by Norman Jewison, and starring Al Pacino, Jack Warden, John Forsythe, and Lee Strasberg. Jeffrey Tambor, Christine Lahti, Craig ...more

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Pollock Jennifer Connelly, Val Kilmer, Stephanie Seymour Pollock is a 2000 biography drama film written by Steven Naifeh, Gregory White Smith, Barbara Turner and Susan Emshwiller and directed by Ed Harris.

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Paul Steven Spielberg, Sigourney Weaver, Kristen Wiig Paul is a 2011 British-American science fiction road comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and written by and starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. The film is about two British science fiction ...more

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Teaching Mrs. Tingle Katie Holmes, Helen Mirren, Vivica A. Fox Teaching Mrs. Tingle is a 1999 black comedy-drama film and the directing debut of screenwriter Kevin Williamson. The film stars Helen Mirren, Katie Holmes, Marisa Coughlan, Barry Watson, and ...more

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The Hangover is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Jeffrey Tambor Movies
The Hangover Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film, co-produced and directed by Todd Phillips and written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. It is the first film of The Hangover trilogy. The film stars ...more

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Under the Tuscan Sun Diane Lane, Sandra Oh, Kate Walsh Under the Tuscan Sun is a 2003 American romantic comedy drama film written, produced, and directed by Audrey Wells and starring Diane Lane. Based on Frances Mayes' 1996 memoir Under the Tuscan ...more

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The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Scarlett Johansson, Alec Baldwin, David Hasselhoff The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie is a 2004 American animated comedy film based on the Nickelodeon television series, SpongeBob SquarePants. The film was directed by series creator Stephen ...more

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Dr. Dolittle Eddie Murphy, Ellen DeGeneres, Chris Rock Dr. Dolittle is a 1998 American family comedy film starring Eddie Murphy as a doctor who discovers that he has the ability to talk to animals. The film was inspired by the series of children's ...more

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Superhero Movie Pamela Anderson, Lil' Kim, Kevin Hart Superhero Movie is a 2008 American comedy spoof film written and directed by Craig Mazin, produced by David Zucker and Robert K. Weiss, and starring Drake Bell, Sara Paxton, Christopher ...more

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The Hangover Part II Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Jamie Chung The Hangover 2 is a 2011 comedy film directed by Todd Phillips.

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Radioland Murders Christopher Lloyd, Mary Stuart Masterson, George Burns Radioland Murders is a 1994 comedy mystery film directed by Mel Smith and co-written/produced by George Lucas. Radioland Murders is set in the 1939 atmosphere of old-time radio and pays homage ...more

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Mr. Mom Michael Keaton, Christopher Lloyd, Teri Garr Mr. Mom is a 1983 American comedy film directed by Stan Dragoti and written by John Hughes about Jack Butler, a stay-at-home dad. It stars Michael Keaton, Teri Garr, Jeffrey Tambor, Ann Jillian, ...more

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EuroTrip Matt Damon, Kristin Kreuk, Michelle Trachtenberg EuroTrip is a 2004 American-European teen comedy adventure film written by Alec Berg, David Mandel, and Jeff Schaffer, and directed by Schaffer. The film stars Scott Mechlowicz, Jacob Pitts, ...more

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Malibu's Most Wanted Snoop Dogg, Bo Derek, Giuliana Rancic Malibu's Most Wanted is a 2003 comedy film written by and starring Jamie Kennedy and co-starring Taye Diggs, Anthony Anderson, Blair Underwood, Regina Hall, Damien Dante Wayans, Ryan O'Neal and ...more

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Win Win Paul Giamatti, Jeffrey Tambor, Melanie Lynskey Win Win is a 2011 comedy-drama directed and written by Thomas McCarthy. The main characters are played by Paul Giamatti, Alex Shaffer, Amy Ryan, Bobby Cannavale, Jeffrey Tambor, Burt Young and ...more

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Monsters vs. Aliens Reese Witherspoon, Amy Poehler, Renée Zellweger Monsters vs. Aliens is a 2009 American 3D computer-animated science fiction action comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was DreamWorks ...more

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No Small Affair Demi Moore, Jennifer Tilly, Tim Robbins No Small Affair is a 1984 comedy-drama film directed by Jerry Schatzberg and starring Jon Cryer and Demi Moore. Cryer, Jennifer Tilly and Tim Robbins make their film debuts.

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Meet Joe Black Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani Meet Joe Black is a 1998 American fantasy romance film produced by Universal Studios, directed by Martin Brest and starring Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins and Claire Forlani, loosely based on the ...more

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Heavy Weights Ben Stiller, Jerry Stiller, Judd Apatow Heavyweights is a 1995 comedy film directed by Steven Brill and co-written by Brill with Judd Apatow. Heavyweights is about a fat camp for kids that is taken over by a fitness guru named Tony

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The Muppets' Wizard of Oz Queen Latifah, Quentin Tarantino, Ashanti Dorothy Gale lives with her Auntie Em and Uncle Henry in a trailer park in Kansas. Dorothy has dreams of becoming a famous singer, but when a tornado hits Kansas and Dorothy rushes to save Toto, ...more

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Mr. Popper's Penguins Jim Carrey, Carla Gugino, Angela Lansbury Mr. Popper's Penguins is a 2011 American comedy family film directed by Mark Waters, produced by John Davis, written by Sean Anders, John Morris and Jared Stern and starring Jim Carrey, Carla ...more

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Muppets from Space Katie Holmes, Hulk Hogan, Kathy Griffin Muppets from Space is a 1999 American science fiction comedy film and the sixth feature film to star The Muppets, and the first since the death of Muppets creator Jim Henson to have an original ...more

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The Invention of Lying is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Jeffrey Tambor Movies
The Invention of Lying Jennifer Garner, Tina Fey, Edward Norton The Invention of Lying is a 2009 fantasy romantic comedy film that was written and directed by Ricky Gervais and Matthew Robinson. This film is the directorial debut of Gervais and Robinson. The ...more

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Arrested Development Liza Minnelli, Portia de Rossi, Jason Bateman

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My Boss's Daughter Carmen Electra, Ashton Kutcher, Tara Reid My Boss's Daughter is a 2003 romantic comedy film starring Ashton Kutcher, Tara Reid and Terence Stamp.

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Big Bully Tom Arnold, Rick Moranis, Don Knotts Big Bully is a 1996 American comedy-drama film starring Rick Moranis and Tom Arnold. The film was directed by Steve Miner and featured guest stars such as Don Knotts.

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Three O'Clock High Jeffrey Tambor, Philip Baker Hall, Yeardley Smith Three O'Clock High is a 1987 high-school comedy film, directed by Phil Joanou, written by Richard Christian Matheson and Thomas Szollosi; the executive producer was Aaron Spelling. The plot is ...more

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Slipstream Anthony Hopkins, Christian Slater, Michael Clarke Duncan Slipstream is a 2007 American film starring, written, scored, and directed by Anthony Hopkins, which explores the premise of a screenwriter who is caught in a slipstream of time, memories, ...more

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The Man Who Captured Eichmann Robert Duvall, Jeffrey Tambor, Arliss Howard The Man Who Captured Eichmann is an American 1996 television movie about the capture of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann by the Israeli secret service Mossad. The film aired on the TNT Network ...more

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Crossing the Bridge David Schwimmer, Stephen Baldwin, Jeffrey Tambor Crossing the Bridge is a 1992 American drama film starring Josh Charles, Stephen Baldwin and Jason Gedrick. Characters Mort Golden, Tim Reese and Danny Morgan are friends who embark on a ...more

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Flypaper Patrick Dempsey, Octavia Spencer, Jeffrey Tambor Flypaper is a 2011 crime fiction comedy film written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore, and directed by Rob Minkoff.

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Phil Spector Al Pacino, Helen Mirren, Chiwetel Ejiofor Phil Spector is a biographical television film directed and written by David Mamet. The film is based on the life of record producer, songwriter and musician Phil Spector, and was released by ...more

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Scorched Alicia Silverstone, Woody Harrelson, John Cleese Scorched is a 2003 independent comedy film starring Alicia Silverstone, Rachael Leigh Cook, Woody Harrelson, and John Cleese. The film was directed by Gavin Grazer, brother of Academy ...more

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Life Stinks Mel Brooks, Lesley Ann Warren, Jeffrey Tambor Life Stinks is a 1991 comedy-drama directed by and starring Mel Brooks. It is one of the few Mel Brooks comedies that is not a parody, nor at any time does the film break the fourth wall. It ...more

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Brenda Starr Brooke Shields, Timothy Dalton, Charles Durning Brenda Starr is a 1989 adventure film, based on Dale Messick's Brenda Starr comic strip. The film was directed by Robert Ellis Miller, and stars Brooke Shields, Timothy Dalton, and Jeffrey

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My Teacher's Wife Tia Carrere, Jeffrey Tambor, Christopher McDonald My Teacher's Wife is an 1995 teen sex comedy film directed by Bruce Leddy, and written by Seth Greenland. Originally titled "Bad With Numbers," the story follows the travails of ...more

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Cocaine: One Man's Seduction James Spader, Jeffrey Tambor, Dennis Weaver Cocaine: One Man's Seduction is a 1983 television film directed by Paul Wendkos, starring Dennis Weaver as a real estate agent who gets addicted to cocaine.

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Lucky Ann-Margret, Mimi Rogers, Jeffrey Tambor Lucky is a 2011 drama film written and directed by Avie Luthra.

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Branded Leelee Sobieski, Max von Sydow, Jeffrey Tambor The Mad Cow is a 2012 drama science fiction film written and directed by Jamie Bradshaw and Alexander Doulerain.

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Get Well Soon Courteney Cox, Jeffrey Tambor, Vincent Gallo Get Well Soon is a 2001 romantic comedy film written and directed by Justin McCarthy.

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At Home with the Webbers Jennifer Tilly, David Arquette, Luke Perry At Home with the Webbers is a 1993 television film directed by Brad Marlowe. Starring Jeffrey Tambor, Jennifer Tilly and David Arquette, the movie centers on a typical American family who are ...more

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Jonny's Golden Quest Jeffrey Tambor, Will Estes Jonny's Golden Quest is a 1993 animated television movie produced by Hanna-Barbera and originally aired on the USA cable channel. It attempts to fill back-story holes that were left unexplored ...more

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Another Midnight Run Jeffrey Tambor, Christopher McDonald, Ed O'Ross Another Midnight Run is the first in a series of made-for-TV movies for Universal Television's Action Pack based on the popular feature film Midnight Run put together by MCA TV to resurrect Los ...more