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

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

List films range from Ghost Story to John Carpenter's The Fog.

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

Notable directors that worked with John Houseman include names like Orson Welles, Woody Allen and Fritz Lang.

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Three Days of the Condor Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Max von Sydow - Three Days of the Condor is a 1975 American political thriller film directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Cliff Robertson, and Max von Sydow. The screenplay by ...more

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The Paper Chase Lindsay Wagner, Edward Herrmann, John Houseman - The Paper Chase is a 1973 film starring Timothy Bottoms, Lindsay Wagner, and John Houseman, directed by James Bridges. Based on John Jay Osborn, Jr.'s 1970 novel, The Paper Chase, it tells the ...more

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Rollerball James Caan, Maud Adams, Ralph Richardson - Rollerball is a 1975 dystopian sports action science fiction film, which Norman Jewison directed from a screenplay dramatized by William Harrison, who adapted his own short story, "Roller ...more

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My Bodyguard Matt Dillon, Jennifer Beals, Joan Cusack - My Bodyguard is a 1980 comedy-drama film released by 20th Century Fox, directed by Tony Bill, and written by Alan Ormsby. The film stars Chris Makepeace, Adam Baldwin, Matt Dillon, Martin Mull, ...more

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John Carpenter's The Fog Jamie Lee Curtis, Janet Leigh, Tom Welling - The Fog is a 1980 American horror film directed by John Carpenter, who also co-wrote the screenplay and composed the music for the film. It stars Adrienne Barbeau, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Atkins, ...more

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The Cheap Detective Ann-Margret, James Cromwell, Madeline Kahn - The Cheap Detective is a 1978 American satirical comedy film written by Neil Simon and directed by Robert Moore as a follow-up to their successful Murder by Death. It stars Peter Falk as Lou ...more

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Ghost Story Fred Astaire, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. - Ghost Story is a 1981 American horror film directed by John Irvin and based on the 1979 book of the same name by Peter Straub. It stars Fred Astaire, Melvyn Douglas, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., John ...more

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Too Much Johnson Joseph Cotten, Mary Wickes, Arlene Francis - Too Much Johnson is a 1938 American silent comedy film written and directed by Orson Welles. The film was made three years before Welles directed Citizen Kane, but it was never publicly ...more

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Another Woman Gene Hackman, Mia Farrow, Ian Holm - Another Woman is a 1988 American film written and directed by Woody Allen. The drama stars Gena Rowlands as a philosophy professor who accidentally overhears the private analysis of a stranger ...more

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Wholly Moses! Richard Pryor, Dudley Moore, John Ritter - Wholly Moses! is a 1980 Biblical spoof similar to that of Monty Python's Life of Brian. Dudley Moore, between performances in 10 and Arthur, plays Old Testament-era idol maker Herschel, whose ...more

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St. Ives Jeff Goldblum, Jacqueline Bissett, Charles Bronson - St. Ives is a 1976 American action film directed by J. Lee Thompson and starring Charles Bronson.

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The Good Fight John Houseman, Colleen Dewhurst, Studs Terkel -

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Beyond the Horizon Geraldine Fitzgerald, John Houseman, John Randolph - Beyond the Horizon is a 1975 drama and music film written by Eugene O'Neill and directed by Rick Hauser and Michael Kahn.

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Gideon's Trumpet Henry Fonda, José Ferrer, Fay Wray - Gideon's Trumpet is a 1980 television movie directed by Robert E. Collins.

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The Skin of Our Teeth Rue McClanahan, John Houseman, Jeffrey Combs - The Skin of Our Teeth is the 1983 biographical drama TV episode of American Playhouse TV Series.

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Noble House Pierce Brosnan, Tia Carrere, Denholm Elliott - Noble House is an American television miniseries that was produced and broadcast by NBC in 1988. Based on the novel Noble House by James Clavell, it features a large cast headlined by Pierce ...more

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The Displaced Person Samuel L. Jackson, John Houseman, Lane Smith - The Displaced Person is a 1977 drama film directed by Glenn Jordan and written by Horton Foote and Flannery O'Connor.

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A Christmas Without Snow James Cromwell, John Houseman, Michael Learned - A Christmas Without Snow is a 1980 American TV movie directed by John Korty and starring Michael Learned of The Waltons and John Houseman. It was televised December 9, 1980 on CBS.

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Gore Vidal's Lincoln Mary Tyler Moore, Sam Waterston, Ruby Dee - Gore Vidal's Lincoln is a 1988 drama film directed by Lamont Johnson. PLOT: The progress of the war is seen through Lincoln's eyes, a very human figure as he contends with Generals who won't ...more