The Best Karen Allen Movies  

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

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

This list has everything from National Lampoon's Animal House to The Perfect Storm.

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

Karen Allen is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Spielberg, Steven Soderbergh and Rob Cohen.

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Indiana Jones and the Raiders ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Karen Allen Movies
Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, Karen Allen
Raiders of the Lost Ark is a 1981 American adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg. The screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan was from a story by George Lucas and Philip Kaufman. It was produced by ...more
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John Malkovich, Joanne Woodward, Karen Allen
The Glass Menagerie is a 1987 American drama film directed by Paul Newman. It is a replication of a production of the Tennessee Williams play of the same title that originated at the ...more
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Jeff Bridges, John Carpenter, Karen Allen
Starman is a 1984 American romantic science fiction film, directed by John Carpenter, that tells the story of an alien who has come to Earth in response to the invitation found on the gold ...more
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Kevin Bacon, John Belushi, Donald Sutherland
National Lampoon's Animal House is a 1978 American comedy film directed by John Landis. The film was a direct spinoff from National Lampoon magazine. It is about a misfit group of fraternity ...more
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Cate Blanchett, Harrison Ford, Shia LaBeouf
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull is a 2008 American science fiction adventure film. It is the fourth film in the Indiana Jones series created by George Lucas and directed by ...more
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Karen Allen, Thierry Lhermitte, Christopher Cazenove
Until September is a 1984 romantic drama film. Directed by Richard Marquand, it stars Karen Allen and Thierry Lhermitte, she an American tourist, he a French banker, who fall in love in Paris.
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James Earl Jones, Denis Leary, Karen Allen
The Sandlot, also known as The Sandlot Kids, is a 1993 American coming-of-age film Comedy directed by David M. Evans, which tells the story of a group of young baseball players during the summer ...more
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Bill Murray, Robert Mitchum, Miles Davis
Scrooged is a 1988 American Christmas comedy film, a modernization of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. The film was produced and directed by Richard Donner, and the cinematography was by ...more
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Karen Allen, Olympia Dukakis, Ken Wahl
The Wanderers is a 1979 drama film about gangs and the greaser subculture, based on the novel "The Wanderers" by Richard Price. It marks the sixth feature film directed by American
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Denzel Washington, Al Sharpton, Nelson Mandela
Malcolm X is a 1992 American biographical drama film about the African-American activist Malcolm X. Directed and co-written by Spike Lee. The film dramatizes key events in Malcolm X's life: his ...more
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George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane
The Perfect Storm is a 2000 American biographical disaster drama film directed by Wolfgang Petersen. It is an adaptation of the 1997 non-fiction book of the same title by Sebastian Junger, which ...more
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Al Pacino, Ed O'Neill, Karen Allen
Cruising is a 1980 psychological thriller film written and directed by William Friedkin and starring Al Pacino. The film is loosely based on the novel of the same name, by The New York Times ...more
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Diane Keaton, Albert Finney, Karen Allen
Shoot the Moon is a 1982 drama film directed by Alan Parker, written by Bo Goldman and starring Albert Finney and Diane Keaton, in their Golden Globe-nominated performances. The film also ...more
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James Earl Jones, Karen Allen, Steve Garvey
The Sandlot 2, known as The Sandlot Kids 2 : The Sandlot Continues, is a direct-to-DVD 2005 sequel to The Sandlot.
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Julianne Moore, Billy Crudup, Karen Allen
World Traveler is a 2001 drama directed by Bart Freundlich. It stars Billy Crudup and Julianne Moore. It was screened at the 2001 Toronto Film Festival.
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Jennifer Aniston, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jeanne Tripplehorn
'Til There Was You is a 1997 American romantic drama film directed by Scott Winant. The screenplay, written by Winnie Holzman, traces thirty-odd years in the parallel lives of two people whose ...more
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Marisa Tomei, Sissy Spacek, Tom Wilkinson
In the Bedroom is a 2001 American drama film directed by Todd Field, and dedicated to Andre Dubus. The film stars Sissy Spacek, Tom Wilkinson, Nick Stahl, Marisa Tomei, and William Mapother. The ...more
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Karen Allen, Jessica Walter, Chris Ellis
Ghost in the Machine is a 1993 science fiction film directed by Rachel Talalay and released by 20th Century Fox.
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Angela Bassett, Karen Allen, Richard Jenkins
Challenger is a 1990 American television film based on the events surrounding the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster. Its production was somewhat controversial as the families of the astronauts ...more
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Kristen Schaal, Karen Allen, Michael Lerner
Poster Boy is a 2004 gay-themed drama film. It toured the gay and lesbian film festival circuit beginning in 2004 before a limited theatrical release in 2006.
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Katherine Heigl, Adrien Brody, Karen Allen
King of the Hill is Steven Soderbergh's third feature film, released in 1993, and the second he directed from his own screenplay following his 1989 Palme d'Or-winning film Sex, Lies, and ...more
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Shelley Long, Karen Allen, Daniel Stern
A Small Circle of Friends is a film released in 1980 by United Artists starring Brad Davis, Karen Allen, Shelley Long, Jameson Parker, Peter Mark, and an uncredited Craig Richard Nelson, who ...more
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Karen Allen, Bryan Brown, Bruce Spence
Sweet Talker is a 1991 comedy film written by Tony Morphett and directed by Michael Jenkins.
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Falling Sky Brittany Murphy, Karen Allen, Dianne Kay
Falling Sky is a 1998 American drama film starring Karen Allen and Brittany Murphy. It was released direct-to-video in the UK in 1999 and wasn't released in the US until August 26, 2005.
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James Woods, Peter Fonda, Brian Dennehy
Split Image is a 1982 film directed by Ted Kotcheff.