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The Best Josh Hutcherson Movies 

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List of the best Josh Hutcherson movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Josh Hutcherson has been acting since 2002, but the 2012 film The Hunger Games made him an instant celebrity. Josh Hutcherson'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 Josh Hutcherson movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Josh Hutcherson movies will be at the top of the list. Josh Hutcherson has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Josh Hutcherson movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Josh Hutcherson films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list is made up of a variety of films, including Bridge to Terabithia and Epic.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Josh Hutcherson movies?" and "What are the greatest Josh Hutcherson roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Hutcherson's non-stop action roles, you might also enjoy our list of best Jennifer Lawrence movies and best Brendan Fraser movies.

Movie fans who love Josh Hutcherson have also been known to enjoy films starring Bradley Cooper and Robert Downey Jr..

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Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is a 2014 American dystopian science fiction adventure film directed by Francis Lawrence. Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence); having twice survived the ...more

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#316 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #335 of 599 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made

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Zooey Deschanel, Josh Hutchersonm, AnnaSophia Robb
Bridge to Terabithia is a 2007 American-New Zealand fantasy adventure family drama film directed by Gábor Csupó and adapted for film by David L. Paterson and Jeff Stockwell. The ...more

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#538 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #130 of 803 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Madefeaturing 'Bridge To Terabithia' Is Based On A True Story, And It's Even Sadder Than The Book

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Brendan Fraser, Josh Hutchersonm, Seth Meyers
Journey to the Center of the Earth is a 2008 American 3-D science fantasy adventure film starring Brendan Fraser, Josh Hutcherson, and Anita Briem. It is not considered a sequel or a remake of ...more

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#30 of 59 The Best Adventure Movies for Kids #496 of 748 The Greatest Action Movies of All Time #67 of 168 The Best 3D Films

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Vanessa Hudgens, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island is a 2012 American 3D science fiction adventure comedy film directed by Brad Peyton. It is the sequel to Journey to the Center of the Earth. Following the first ...more

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Tom Hanks, Steven Tyler, Josh Hutchersonm
The Polar Express is a 2004 American motion capture computer-animated musical Christmas fantasy film based on the children's book of the same title by Chris Van Allsburg. Written, produced, and ...more

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#114 of 348 The Best Movies Based On Books #15 of 109 The Best Christmas Movies of All Time

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Robin Williams, Kristin Chenoweth, Josh Hutchersonm
RV is a 2006 American road comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, produced by Lucy Fisher and Douglas Wick, written by Geoff Rodkey, and starring Robin Williams, Jeff Daniels, Cheryl Hines, ...more

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#645 of 803 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #5 of 26 The Funniest Comedy Movies About Parenting

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Kristen Stewart, Josh Hutchersonm, Tim Robbins
Zathura: A Space Adventure is a 2005 American science fiction fantasy adventure film directed by Jon Favreau, and is loosely based on the illustrated book Zathura by Chris Van Allsburg, author ...more

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Josh Hutchersonm, Cynthia Nixon, Bradley Whitford
Little Manhattan is a 2005 American romantic comedy film directed and written by husband and wife Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett. Though Levin is credited as the director and Flackett as the ...more

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#164 of 209 The Best Family Movies Rated PG #67 of 202 The Best Romantic Comedies Rated PG

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Josh Hutchersonm, Bruce Greenwood, Bree Turner
Firehouse Dog is a 2007 American family film produced by Regency Enterprises and distributed by 20th Century Fox. Directed by Todd Holland, it stars Josh Hutcherson, Bruce Greenwood, Dash Mihok, ...more

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#36 of 81 The Best Live Action Animal Movies for Kids #121 of 179 The Greatest Animal Movies Ever Made

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Beyoncé Knowles, Amanda Seyfried, Steven Tyler
Leaf Men is a 2013 animation film written by Tom J. Astle, Matt Ember, James V. Hart, William Joyce and Daniel Shere and directed by Chris Wedge.

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#246 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever #79 of 168 The Best 3D Films

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Josh Hutchersonm, Kate Jackson, Rue McClanahan
Miracle Dogs is a 2003 drama-family film directed by Craig Clyde.
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Chris Hemsworth, Josh Hutchersonm, Adrianne Palicki
Red Dawn is a 2012 American film directed by Dan Bradley. The screenplay by Carl Ellsworth and Jeremy Passmore is based on the 1984 film of the same name. The film stars Chris Hemsworth, Josh ...more

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#60 of 97 The Greatest Movie Remakes of All Time #94 of 304 The Best Military Movies Ever Made

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Julianne Moore, Annette Bening, Mark Ruffalo
The Kids Are All Right is a 2010 American comedy-drama film directed by Lisa Cholodenko and written by Cholodenko and Stuart Blumberg. A hit at 2010 Sundance, it opened in limited release on ...more

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Josh Hutchersonm, Dane Cook, Ron Jeremy
Detention is a 2011 American horror comedy film directed by Joseph Kahn, and co-written with Mark Palermo. The film premiered March 2011 in Austin, Texas at SXSW. Detention stars Josh ...more
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Hayden Panettiere, Lauren Bacall, Tricia Helfer
The Forger is a 2012 American drama film about art forgery, it stars Josh Hutcherson, Hayden Panettiere, Alfred Molina, Dina Eastwood and Lauren Bacall in her final film role. The film is ...more
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Akihiro Miwa, Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura
Howl's Moving Castle is a 2004 Japanese animated fantasy film scripted and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. The film is based on the novel of the same name by British writer Diana Wynne Jones. The ...more

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#57 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever #1,053 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #225 of 599 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made

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Salma Hayek, Willem Dafoe, Josh Hutchersonm
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant is a 2009 American film adaptation of the Vampire Blood trilogy of the book series The Saga of Darren Shan by author Darren Shan.

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Josh Hutchersonm, Gary Busey, Phyllis Diller
Motocross Kids a.k.a. Moto X Kids is a 2004 film directed by Richard Gabai, distributed by Tag Entertainment.
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Will Ferrell, Robert Duvall, Mike Ditka
Kicking & Screaming is a 2005 American comedy film directed by Jesse Dylan starring Will Ferrell and Robert Duvall. It focuses on the exploits of a boys' soccer team and their new coach.
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Josh Hutchersonm, Peter Falk, Tim Daly
Wilder Days is a 2003 film directed by David M. Evans.
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Kate Beckinsale, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Hudson
Winged Creatures is a 2008 crime film directed by Rowan Woods. It is an adaptation of Roy Freirich's novel Winged Creatures. The film stars Kate Beckinsale, Dakota Fanning, Josh Hutcherson, Guy ...more
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Josh Hutchersonm, Daniel Brühl, Emir Kusturica
7 días en La Habana is a 2012 drama film written by Leonardo Padula and directed by Laurent Cantet, Benicio Del Toro, Julio Medem, Gaspar Noé, Elia Suleiman, Juan Carlos
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Anthony Hopkins, Josh Hutchersonm, Jason Biggs
The Third Rule is a 2010 short comedy film written and directed by Aundre Johnson.
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Paul Giamatti, Josh Hutchersonm, Molly Shannon
American Splendor is a 2003 American biographical comedy-drama film about Harvey Pekar, the author of the American Splendor comic book series. The film is also in part an adaptation of the ...more

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#117 of 165 The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time #226 of 710 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars

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Josh Hutchersonm, Felicia Day, Alexandra Chando
House Blend was a pilot for an American television series written by Anne Flett-Giordano and Chuck Ranberg and directed by John Whitesell. It was made by Paramount Network Television. The pilot ...more