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The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies  

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

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Items here include everything from He's Just Not That Into You to 9.

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

Movie fans who love Jennifer Connelly have also been known to enjoy films starring Rachel Weisz and Rooney Mara.

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Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, David Bowie, Frank Oz
Labyrinth is a 1986 British-American musical adventure fantasy film directed by Jim Henson, executive produced by George Lucas and based upon conceptual designs by Brian Froud. The film stars ...more
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A Beautiful Mind is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Russell Crowe, Ron Howard
A Beautiful Mind is a 2001 American biographical drama film based on the life of John Nash, a Nobel Laureate in Economics. The film was directed by Ron Howard, from a screenplay written by Akiva ...more
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Requiem for a Dream is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Jared Leto, Ellen Burstyn
Requiem for a Dream is a 2000 American psychological drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, and Marlon Wayans. The film is based on ...more
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House of Sand and Fog is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Ben Kingsley, Kim Dickens
House of Sand and Fog is a 2003 American drama film directed by Vadim Perelman, based on the novel by Andre Dubus III. A young woman (Jennifer Connelly) and an immigrant Iranian family battle ...more
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Dark City is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Kiefer Sutherland, Melissa George
Dark City is a 1998 neo-noir science fiction film directed by Alex Proyas. The screenplay was written by Proyas, Lem Dobbs and David S. Goyer. The film stars Rufus Sewell, Kiefer Sutherland, ...more
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The Rocketeer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Timothy Dalton, Alan Arkin
The Rocketeer is a 1991 American period superhero film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and based on the character of the same name created by comic book writer/artist Dave Stevens. Directed by ...more
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Blood Diamond is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly, Michael Sheen
Blood Diamond is a 2006 American-German political thriller film co-produced and directed by Edward Zwick, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly and Djimon Hounsou. The title refers to ...more
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Mulholland Falls is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, John Malkovich
Mulholland Falls is a 1996 American neo-noir thriller film directed by Lee Tamahori and written by Pete Dexter. It stars Nick Nolte, Jennifer Connelly, Chazz Palminteri, Michael Madsen, Chris ...more
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Inventing the Abbotts is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Liv Tyler, Joaquin Phoenix
Inventing the Abbotts is a 1997 coming-of-age film directed by Patric O'Connor, starring Liv Tyler, Joaquin Phoenix, Billy Crudup, Jennifer Connelly, as well as Joanna Going. The screenplay by ...more
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Career Opportunities is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, John Candy, Dermot Mulroney
Career Opportunities is a 1991 American romantic comedy film starring Frank Whaley in his first lead role and co-starring Jennifer Connelly. It was written and co-produced by John Hughes and ...more
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Once Upon a Time in America is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro, James Woods
Once Upon a Time in America is a 1984 Italian epic drama film co-written and directed by Sergio Leone and starring Robert De Niro and James Woods. It chronicles the lives of Jewish ghetto youths ...more
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The Hot Spot is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Don Johnson, Virginia Madsen
The Hot Spot is a 1990 American film noir directed by Dennis Hopper and based on the 1952 book Hell Hath No Fury by Charles Williams. It stars Don Johnson, Virginia Madsen, and Jennifer ...more
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Hulk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, Eric Bana
Hulk is a 2003 American superhero film based on the fictional Marvel Comics character of the same name. Ang Lee directed the film, which stars Eric Bana as Dr. Bruce Banner, as well as Jennifer ...more
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Dark Water is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Tim Roth, John C. Reilly
Dark Water is a 2005 American horror-thriller film directed by Walter Salles, starring Jennifer Connelly and Tim Roth. The film is a remake of the 2002 Japanese film of the same name, and also ...more
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Little Children is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Kate Winslet, Jackie Earle Haley
Little Children is a 2006 American drama film directed by Todd Field. It is based on the novel of the same name by Tom Perrotta, who along with Field wrote the screenplay. It stars Kate Winslet, ...more
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Higher Learning is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Connelly, Tyra Banks
Higher Learning is a 1995 American romantic drama film, directed by John Singleton, and starring an ensemble cast. The film follows the changing lives of three incoming freshmen at the fictional ...more
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Alita: Battle Angel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly
Alita: Battle Angel is a 2019 American science fiction action film directed by Robert Rodriguez, based on the manga by Yukito Kishiro. After being revived by Dr. Dyson Ido (Christoph Waltz), ...more
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The Day the Earth Stood Still is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Keanu Reeves, Jon Hamm
The Day the Earth Stood Still is a 2008 American science fiction film, a remake of the 1951 film of the same name. The screenplay is based on the 1940 classic science fiction short story ...more
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He's Just Not That Into You is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Connelly
He's Just Not That into You is a 2009 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Ken Kwapis, based on the self-help book by Greg Behrendt and Liz Tuccillo. This Baltimore-set movie of ...more
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Noah is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Emma Watson, Jennifer Connelly, Russell Crowe
Noah is a 2014 American biblically inspired epic directed by Darren Aronofsky, written by Aronofsky and Ari Handel, and inspired by the story of Noah's Ark from the Book of Genesis. The film ...more
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Creepers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Donald Pleasence, Patrick Bauchau
Phenomena is a 1985 Italian horror film directed by Dario Argento and starring Jennifer Connelly, Daria Nicolodi, and Donald Pleasence. Its plot focuses on a young girl at a remote Swiss ...more
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Creation is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Creation Jennifer Connelly, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Bettany
Creation is a 2009 British biographical drama film. Produced by Jeremy Thomas, the film was directed by Jon Amiel, and stars Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly as Charles and Emma Darwin. The ...more
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Seven Minutes in Heaven is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Lauren Holly, Billy Wirth
Seven Minutes in Heaven is a 1985 teen film directed by Linda Feferman, starring Jennifer Connelly in one of her first roles.
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Some Girls is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Patrick Dempsey, Florinda Bolkan
Some Girls is a 1988 film starring Patrick Dempsey and Jennifer Connelly.
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Pollock is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Jennifer Connelly Movies
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.