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The Best Jennifer Garner Movies  

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

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

13 Going on 30 and Daredevil are included in this list.

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

Jennifer Garner has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Steven Spielberg and Michael Bay. Movie fans who love Jennifer Garner have also been known to enjoy films starring Kate Beckinsale and Owen Wilson.

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13 Going on 30 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Ashley Benson, Mark Ruffalo
13 Going on 30 is a 2004 American romantic comedy fantasy film written by Josh Goldsmith and Cathy Yuspa, and directed by Gary Winick. Starring Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo, Judy Greer, Andy ...more
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Elektra is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Jason Isaacs, Terence Stamp
Elektra is a 2005 Canadian-American superhero film directed by Rob Bowman. It is a spin-off from the 2003 film Daredevil, starring the Marvel Comics character Elektra Natchios. The story follows ...more
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Juno is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Ellen Page, Jason Bateman
Juno is a 2007 Canadian-American comedy-drama film directed by Jason Reitman and written by Diablo Cody. Ellen Page stars as the title character, an independent-minded teenager confronting an ...more
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Pearl Harbor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Kate Beckinsale, Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck
Pearl Harbor is a 2001 American war film with romance and action elements directed by Michael Bay, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and written by Randall Wallace. It features an ensemble cast, ...more
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Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck, Colin Farrell
Daredevil is a 2003 American neo-noir superhero film written and directed by Mark Steven Johnson. Based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, the film stars Ben Affleck as Matt ...more
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Catch Me If You Can is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner
Catch Me If You Can is a 2002 American biographical crime drama film based on the life of Frank Abagnale, who, before his 19th birthday, successfully performed cons worth millions of dollars by ...more
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Ghosts of Girlfriends Past is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Emma Stone, Jennifer Garner, Matthew McConaughey
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past is a 2009 American romantic comedy film whose plot is based loosely on Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. Mark Waters directed a script by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. ...more
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Catch and Release is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Juliette Lewis, Timothy Olyphant
Catch and Release is a 2007 romantic comedy film released by Columbia Pictures. It is the directorial debut of Susannah Grant, who wrote the film Erin Brockovich. It stars Jennifer Garner as a ...more
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The Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Minka Kelly, Jamie Foxx
The Kingdom is a 2007 action thriller directed by Peter Berg and starring Jamie Foxx, Chris Cooper, Jennifer Garner, Jason Bateman, and Ashraf Barhom, with Kyle Chandler, Jeremy Piven, Richard ...more
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The Odd Life of Timothy Green is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Common, David Morse
The Odd Life of Timothy Green is a 2012 American fantasy comedy-drama film directed by Peter Hedges. A magical pre-adolescent boy (CJ Adams) uses his personality and naïveté to have ...more
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The Invention of Lying is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
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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Valentine's Day is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jessica Alba, Taylor Swift, Anne Hathaway
Valentine's Day is a 2010 American romantic comedy film directed by Garry Marshall. The screenplay and the story were written by Katherine Fugate, Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein. The film ...more
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Butter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Olivia Wilde, Hugh Jackman, Ashley Greene
Butter is a 2011 comedy film directed by Jim Field Smith, from a screenplay by Jason Micallef, starring Yara Shahidi, Jennifer Garner, Ty Burrell, Olivia Wilde, Rob Corddry, Ashley Greene, ...more
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Miracles from Heaven is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Kylie Rogers, Martin Henderson
Miracles from Heaven is a 2016 American Christian drama film directed by Patricia Riggen. It is based on Miracles from Heaven by Christy Beam, which recounts the true story of her young daughter ...more
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Dude, Where's My Car? is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Ashton Kutcher, Andy Dick
Dude, Where's My Car? is a 2000 American stoner comedy film directed by Danny Leiner. The film stars Ashton Kutcher and Seann William Scott as two young men who find themselves unable to ...more
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Aftershock: Earthquake in New ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Erika Eleniak, Cicely Tyson
Aftershock: Earthquake in New York is a 1999 miniseries that was broadcast in the United States on CBS in two parts, with the first part aired on November 14 and the second on November 16. It ...more
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Arthur is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Russell Brand, Helen Mirren
Arthur is a 2011 romantic comedy film written by Peter Baynham and directed by Jason Winer. It is a remake of the 1981 film of the same name written and directed by Steve Gordon. It stars ...more
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Back Roads is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Back Roads Jennifer Garner, Chloƫ Grace Moretz, Andrew Garfield
Back Roads is a 2014 thriller-drama film directed by Adrian Lyne.
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Rose Hill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Vera Farmiga, Justin Chambers
Adaptation of the novel ""For the Roses"" by Julie Garwood. A group of New York orphans adopt an abandoned baby and go West, where their charge grows up to be a headstrong ...more
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Cyrano de Bergerac is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Cyrano de Bergerac Jennifer Garner, Kevin Kline, Daniel Sunjata
In November 2007 several artistic venues around New York City celebrated the explosion of creativity taking place in Berlin, Germany with a 17-day "Berlin in Lights" festival. This ...more
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Stealing Time is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Peter Facinelli, Scott Foley
Stealing Time is a 2001 drama involving the uniting of four friends reuniting a year after college, each of them now dealing with their own problems. They ultimately come up with a solution: rob ...more
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Animated Alias: Tribunal is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Animated Alias: Tribunal Jennifer Garner, Terry O'Quinn
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Harvest of Fire is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Justin Chambers, Sam Trammell
A close-knit Amish farming community in Iowa is plagued by a series of barn burnings. These crimes come under the investigation of a cagey FBI agent whose efforts to resolve the case hinge on an ...more
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Washington Square is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Maggie Smith, Jennifer Jason Leigh
Washington Square is a 1997 American drama film directed by Agnieszka Holland. The screenplay by Carol Doyle is based on the 1880 novel of the same name by Henry James, which was filmed as The ...more
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Mr. Magoo is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Jennifer Garner Movies
Jennifer Garner, Malcolm McDowell, Leslie Nielsen
Mr. Magoo is a 1997 live-action comedy film based on the original cartoon of the same name. The film was produced by Walt Disney Pictures, and starred Leslie Nielsen as the title character, ...more