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The Best Joey Lauren Adams Movies 

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

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

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"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Joey Lauren Adams movies?" and "What are the greatest Joey Lauren Adams roles of all time?"

Joey Lauren Adams has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Devon Aoki and Mena Suvari in terms of fame and success.

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Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Kevin Smith

Released: 1997

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Chasing Amy is a 1997 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Kevin Smith. The central tension revolves around sexuality, sexual history, and evolving friendships. It is the third ...more

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Ben Affleck, Milla Jovovich, Matthew McConaughey

Released: 1993

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Dazed and Confused is a 1993 coming of age comedy film written and directed by Richard Linklater. The film features a large ensemble cast of actors who would later become stars, including ...more

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Adam Sandler, Jon Stewart, Steve Buscemi

Released: 1999

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

Big Daddy is a 1999 American comedy film directed by Dennis Dugan and starring Adam Sandler. The film was produced by Robert Simonds and released on June 25, 1999, by Columbia Pictures where it ...more

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Vince Vaughn, Jennifer Aniston, Ann-Margret

Released: 2006

Directed by: Peyton Reed

The Break-Up is a 2006 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Peyton Reed. In a bid to keep their luxurious condo from their significant other, a newly broken up couple (Vince Vaughn ...more

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Ben Affleck, Shannen Doherty, Claire Forlani

Released: 1995

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Mallrats is a 1995 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Kevin Smith. It is the second film in the View Askewniverse series and prequel to 1994's Clerks. As in the other View ...more

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Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Eliza Dushku

Released: 2001

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is a 2001 American comedy film directed, written by, and starring Kevin Smith as Silent Bob, the fifth to be set in his View Askewniverse, a growing collection of ...more

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Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ray Allen, Rebecca Gayheart

Released: 2002

Directed by: James Toback

Harvard Man is a 2001 crime comedy-drama thriller film written and directed by James Toback, and starring Adrian Grenier, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Joey Lauren Adams, Eric Stoltz, and Rebecca
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John Travolta, Carla Gugino, Andie MacDowell

Released: 1996

Directed by: Nora Ephron

Michael is a 1996 American fantasy film directed by Nora Ephron. The film stars John Travolta as the Archangel Michael, who is sent to Earth to do various tasks. The cast includes Andie ...more

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Adam Sandler, Ellen DeGeneres, William Shatner

Released: 1993

Directed by: Steve Barron

Coneheads is a 1993 American science fiction comedy film based on the Saturday Night Live sketches about the Coneheads. The film was directed by Steve Barron and produced by Lorne Michaels. It ...more

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Eddie Murphy, Kristen Wilson, Jeffrey Jones

Released: 2001

Directed by: Steve Carr

Dr. Dolittle 2 is a 2001 American comedy film, and the sequel to the 1998 film Dr. Dolittle. The film again stars Eddie Murphy in the title role of a doctor who can talk to animals, as well as ...more
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Kelsey Grammer, Sean Bean, Daryl Hannah

Released: 2003

Directed by: Steve Anderson

The Big Empty is a 2003 drama film directed and written by Steve Anderson. It stars Jon Favreau as a struggling actor with a bizarre request from his neighbor to deliver a suitcase that he ...more
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Halle Berry, James Caan, Kristy Swanson

Released: 1993

Directed by: David S. Ward

The Program is a 1993 film starring James Caan, Halle Berry, Omar Epps, Craig Sheffer, Kristy Swanson, and Joey Lauren Adams. The film was directed by David S. Ward who has directed and written ...more
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Quentin Tarantino, Parker Posey, Joey Lauren Adams

Released: 1994

Directed by: Rory Kelly

Sleep With Me is a 1994 American romantic comedy film directed by Rory Kelly and starring Meg Tilly, Eric Stoltz and Craig Sheffer, who play good friends that become involved in a love triangle, ...more
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Reese Witherspoon, Tobey Maguire, Joey Lauren Adams

Released: 1994

Directed by: Jefery Levy

S.F.W. is a 1994 film directed by Jefery Levy. It is based on a novel by Andrew Wellman, and stars Stephen Dorff, Jake Busey and Reese Witherspoon, in one of her first lead roles.
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Vince Vaughn, Monica Potter, Joey Lauren Adams

Released: 1999

Directed by: John N. Smith

A Cool, Dry Place is a 1999 drama movie adapted by Matthew McDuffie from the 1996 novel Dance Real Slow by Michael Grant Jaffe. It was directed by John N. Smith. The movie stars Vince Vaughn, ...more
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Kathleen Turner, Minnie Driver, Bridgette Wilson

Released: 2000

Directed by: Sally Field

Beautiful is a 2000 American film directed by Sally Field, starring Minnie Driver, Joey Lauren Adams, Hallie Kate Eisenberg, Kathleen Robertson, and Kathleen Turner. The plot deals with the ...more
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Michelle Monaghan, Nathan Fillion, Joey Lauren Adams

Released: 2009

Directed by: James Mottern

Trucker is a 2008 dramatic independent film by Plum Pictures, starring Michelle Monaghan and Jimmy Bennett. It was written and directed by James Mottern, and produced by Scott Hanson, Galt ...more
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In the Shadows James Caan, Cuba Gooding Jr., Joey Lauren Adams

Released: 2001

Directed by: Ric Roman Waugh

In the Shadows is a 2001 drama and thriller film written and directed by Ric Roman Waugh.
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Beeper Harvey Keitel, Joey Lauren Adams, Gulshan Grover

Released: 2002

Directed by: Jack Sholder

Beeper is a 2002 film directed by Jack Sholder.
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Rose McGowan, Kylie Minogue, Jack Black

Released: 1996

Directed by: Jason Bloom

Bio-Dome is a 1996 American stoner comedy film directed by Jason Bloom. Bio-Dome was produced by Motion Picture Corporation of America on a budget of $10 million and was distributed theatrically ...more

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Joey Lauren Adams, Brian O'Halloran, Jeff Anderson

Released: 2004

Directed by: Kevin Smith

Clerks: The Lost Scene is a 2004 animation comedy short film written by Kevin Smith.
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The Gunman Mimi Rogers, Joey Lauren Adams, Sean Patrick Flanery

Released: 2004

Directed by: Daniel Millican

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Joey Lauren Adams, Isaiah Washington, Tim Blake Nelson

Released: 2013

Directed by: Alexandre Moors

Blue Caprice is a 2013 American independent drama film directed by Alexandre Moors. It recounts the story of an abandoned boy who is lured to America and drawn into the shadow of a dangerous ...more
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On the Edge Helen Mirren, John Goodman, Paul Rudd

Released: 2001

Directed by: Helen Mirren, Anne Heche, Mary Stuart Masterson, Jana Sue Memel

On the Edge is a 2001 TV film directed by Anne Heche, Mary Stuart Masterson, Jana Sue Memel and Helen Mirren.
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Kevin Smith, Jason Lee, Joey Lauren Adams

Released: 1996

Directed by: Matthew Gissing, Malcolm Ingram

Drawing Flies is a 1996 comedy film from Kevin Smith's View Askew Productions. It was written, directed, and edited by filmmakers Malcolm Ingram and Matt Gissing, with financial backing from ...more