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

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

List is made up of films like The Dogs of War and Chantilly Lace.

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Poltergeist Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke Poltergeist is a 1982 American supernatural thriller film, directed by Tobe Hooper and co-written and produced by Steven Spielberg. It is the first and most successful entry in the Poltergeist ...more

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American Dreamer JoBeth Williams, Giancarlo Giannini, Tom Conti American Dreamer is a 1984 American film starring JoBeth Williams and Tom Conti. It was directed by Rick Rosenthal from a script by Ann Biderman, David Greenwalt and Jim Kouf. An American ...more

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Wyatt Earp Kevin Costner, Gene Hackman, Téa Leoni Wyatt Earp is a 1994 American semi-biographical Western film, written by Dan Gordon and Lawrence Kasdan and directed by Kasdan. It stars Kevin Costner in the title role as lawman Wyatt Earp, and ...more

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Poltergeist II: The Other Side Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Heather O'Rourke Poltergeist II: The Other Side is a 1986 supernatural thriller film and the second entry in the Poltergeist film series. A sequel to Poltergeist, it features the return of the original family, ...more

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Jungle 2 Jungle Tim Allen, Martin Short, Leelee Sobieski Jungle 2 Jungle is a 1997 comedy film starring Tim Allen, Martin Short and Sam Huntington. It is an American remake of the 1994 French film Un indien dans la ville. Jungle 2 Jungle '​s plot ...more

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Stir Crazy Richard Pryor, Gene Wilder, Craig T. Nelson Stir Crazy is a 1980 American comedy film directed by Sidney Poitier and starring Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor as down-on-their-luck friends who are given 125-year prison sentences after being ...more

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The Big Chill Glenn Close, Kevin Kline, Jeff Goldblum The Big Chill is a 1983 American comedy-drama film directed by Lawrence Kasdan, starring Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline, Mary Kay Place, Meg Tilly, and ...more

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Kramer vs. Kramer Meryl Streep, Dustin Hoffman, JoBeth Williams Kramer vs. Kramer is a 1979 American drama film adapted by Robert Benton from the novel by Avery Corman, and directed by Benton. The film tells the story of a married couple's divorce and its ...more

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Switch Téa Leoni, Ellen Barkin, Catherine Keener Switch is a 1991 comedy film written and directed by Blake Edwards, based on George Axelrod's play Goodbye Charlie. The movie stars Ellen Barkin, Jimmy Smits, JoBeth Williams and Lorraine

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Endangered Species JoBeth Williams, Dan Hedaya, Peter Coyote Endangered Species is a 1982 science fiction film directed and co-written by Alan Rudolph.

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My Name Is Bill W. James Woods, Gary Sinise, James Garner My Name Is Bill W. is a 1989 CBS Hallmark Hall of Fame television movie directed by Daniel Petrie, starring James Woods, JoBeth Williams and James Garner. William G. Borchert, who wrote the film ...more

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Teachers Morgan Freeman, Nick Nolte, Laura Dern Teachers is a 1984 satirical dark comedy-drama film starring Nick Nolte, JoBeth Williams, Ralph Macchio, and Judd Hirsch, written by W. R. McKinney and directed by Arthur Hiller. The movie was ...more

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Adam JoBeth Williams, Daniel J. Travanti, Richard Masur Adam is a 1983 American television film which aired on October 10, 1983 on NBC. On its original air date, it was seen by an audience of 38 million people. It was rebroadcast on April 30, 1984, ...more

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The Big Year Rashida Jones, Steve Martin, Jack Black The Big Year is an upcoming comedy film directed by David Frankel.

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Desert Bloom Jon Voight, Ellen Barkin, JoBeth Williams Desert Bloom is a 1986 American drama film directed by Eugene Corr and starring an ensemble cast led by Jon Voight and JoBeth Williams. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the ...more

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Child in the Night Elijah Wood, JoBeth Williams, Darren McGavin Child In The Night is a motion picture made for television broadcast during the 1990 May Sweeps. It aired on the CBS Network before a subsequent release to home video and syndication. The ...more

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Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot Sylvester Stallone, Ving Rhames, Estelle Getty Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot is a 1992 American buddy cop comedy film directed by Roger Spottiswoode. The film stars Sylvester Stallone and Estelle Getty. The film was released in the United ...more

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Searching for Debra Winger Salma Hayek, Sharon Stone, Meg Ryan Searching for Debra Winger is a 2002 American documentary film conceived and directed by Rosanna Arquette. It presents a series of interviews with leading actresses who discuss the various ...more

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The Dogs of War Christopher Walken, Tom Berenger, Jim Broadbent The Dogs of War is a 1980 war film based upon the 1974 novel of the same name by Frederick Forsyth, directed by John Irvin. It stars Christopher Walken and Tom Berenger as part of a small, ...more

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Dutch Ed O'Neill, JoBeth Williams, E.G. Daily Dutch is a 1991 American comedy-drama film directed by Peter Faiman and written by John Hughes. The original music score was composed by Alan Silvestri. The film stars Ethan Embry, Ed O'Neill ...more

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Fever Pitch Drew Barrymore, Jimmy Fallon, Stephen King Fever Pitch is a 2005 Farrelly brothers romantic comedy film starring Drew Barrymore and Jimmy Fallon. It is a remake of a 1997 British film of the same name. Both films are loosely based on the ...more

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Trapped in a Purple Haze Hayden Christensen, JoBeth Williams, Carly Pope Trapped in a Purple Haze is a TV movie about drug abuse which originally aired on ABC in 2000; its title is a reference to the Jimi Hendrix song Purple Haze. The film starred Jonathan Jackson, ...more

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It Came from the Sky Christopher Lloyd, Yasmine Bleeth, John Ritter It Came From the Sky, also known as Visiteurs impromptus, Les was a 1999 made-for-TV movie which was a comedy drama that starred Yasmine Bleeth, John Ritter, Christopher Lloyd and JoBeth

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Me, Myself and I George Segal, JoBeth Williams Me, Myself and I is a 1992 comedy film directed by Pablo Ferro.

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A Chance of Snow Charles Durning, JoBeth Williams, Dina Merrill A Chance of Snow is an American TV movie starring JoBeth Williams and Michael Ontkean. It premiered on Lifetime Television on December 7, 1998. As of 2009, it was shown in the 25 Days of ...more

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Little City Jon Bon Jovi, Annabella Sciorra, Penelope Ann Miller Little City is a 1997 comedy/romance film written and directed by Roberto Benabib. It went straight to video in the UK.

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Into the Fire Melina Kanakaredes, JoBeth Williams, Sean Patrick Flanery Into the Fire is a 2005 Independent drama film from first-time director Michael Phelan that stars Sean Patrick Flanery, JoBeth Williams, and Melina Kanakaredes.

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Memories of Me Billy Crystal, JoBeth Williams, Alan King Memories of Me is a 1988 film by director Henry Winkler, starring Billy Crystal, Alan King, and JoBeth Williams. This was the first movie directed by Winkler, and much of it was filmed inside ...more

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Jonathan: The Boy Nobody Wanted JoBeth Williams, Jeffrey DeMunn, Mason Adams Jonathan: The Boy Nobody Wanted, inspired by a true story concerning a landmark legal decision for rights of the disabled, is a 1992 NBC Movie of Week starring JoBeth Williams and Chris Burke. ...more

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The Day After John Lithgow, Steve Guttenberg, JoBeth Williams The Day After is a 1983 American television film that aired on November 20, 1983, on the ABC television network. It was seen by more than 100 million people during its initial broadcast. It is ...more

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Crazylove Meat Loaf, JoBeth Williams, Marla Sokoloff

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TiMER JoBeth Williams, Michelle Borth, Emma Caulfield TiMER is a 2009 film directed by Jac Schaeffer. "In the near future, Internet dating sites are a thing of the past thanks to TiMER, a small digital counter implanted on the wrist. It ...more

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Just Write Jay Leno, Jeremy Piven, Sherilyn Fenn Just Write is a 1997 romantic comedy directed by Andrew Gallerani starring Jeremy Piven, Sherilyn Fenn, JoBeth Williams and Wallace Shawn.

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Welcome Home Kris Kristofferson, Sam Waterston, JoBeth Williams Welcome Home is a 1989 drama film directed by Franklin Schaffner. It stars Kris Kristofferson as a Vietnam War veteran who returns to his family after many years and who tries to readjust to ...more

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Kids Don't Tell is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best JoBeth Williams Movies
Kids Don't Tell Joaquin Phoenix, JoBeth Williams, Judith Barsi Kids Don't Tell is a CBS television movie about child molestation starring Michael Ontkean and JoBeth Williams. The docudrama, which was directed by Oscar-nominated film editor Sam O'Steen, was ...more

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Murder Ordained John Goodman, Kathy Bates, Johnny Galecki Murder Ordained is a television miniseries that originally aired for CBS in 1987, starring Keith Carradine, JoBeth Williams, and Kathy Bates. It was co-written and directed by Mike Robe. Based ...more

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Sybil Jessica Lange, JoBeth Williams, Tammy Blanchard Sybil is a 2007 American docudrama directed by Joseph Sargent. The teleplay by John Pielmeier is based on the 1973 book of the same name by Flora Rheta Schreiber, which fictionalized the story ...more

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14 Hours Kris Kristofferson, JoBeth Williams, Ricky Schroder 14 Hours is a 2005 medical emergency docudrama produced for the TNT Network and starring JoBeth Williams. The film was set in Houston, Texas and filmed in Vancouver, Canada. Based on true-life ...more

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Chantilly Lace Helen Slater, JoBeth Williams, Martha Plimpton Chantilly Lace is a 1993 film shot in Sundance, Utah for the Showtime Network and eventually released on video via Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment. The film was directed by Linda Yellen and ...more

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After the Silence JoBeth Williams, Kellie Martin, S. Epatha Merkerson After the Silence is a 1996 drama film written by Vivienne Radkoff and directed by Fred Gerber.

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Joe Dancer: The Big Black Pill JoBeth Williams, Bubba Smith, Wilford Brimley Joe Dancer: The Big Black Pill is a 1981 crime, drama and mystery TV movie written by Michael Butler, Les Alexander, Allan Cole, Richard Parks and Richard Smith, and directed by Reza Badiyi.

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The Rose Technique Kari Wührer, JoBeth Williams, Sally Kirkland The Rose Technique, also known as Deranged, is a direct-to-DVD American film starring Sally Kirkland, JoBeth Williams, Kari Wuhrer, Jason Brooks and Sage Kirkpatrick.

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Uncorked Julie Benz, Elliott Gould, JoBeth Williams Uncorked is a Hallmark Channel television film starring Julie Benz that premiered on July 29, 2009 in the United Kingdom and aired in the United States on March 6, 2010.

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Backlash Jim Belushi, Charles Durning, JoBeth Williams Backlash is a 1999 thriller crime drama film written by Jack Ersgard, Tom Scorza and directed by Jack Ersgard.