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The Best Kathleen Quinlan Movies

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

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

Items include everything from Blackout to Harm's Way.

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  • 1
    Wild Thing
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    Wild Thing

    Robert Knepper, Kathleen Quinlan

    Released1987

    Wild Thing is a 1987 film directed by Max Reid, screenplay by John Sayles, and story by Larry... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Event Horizon
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    Event Horizon

    Laurence Fishburne, Jason Isaacs

    Released1997

    Directed byPaul W. S. Anderson

    Event Horizon is a 1997 British-American science fiction horror film. The screenplay was... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    American Graffiti
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    American Graffiti

    Harrison Ford, Ron Howard

    Released1973

    Directed byGeorge Lucas

    American Graffiti is a 1973 American coming of age comedy-drama film directed and co-written... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    Zeus and Roxanne
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    Zeus and Roxanne

    Steve Guttenberg, Arnold Vosloo

    Released1997

    Directed byGeorge T. Miller

    Zeus and Roxanne is a 1997 family comedy/adventure film directed by George T. Miller. The film... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Apollo 13
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    Apollo 13

    Tom Hanks, Bryce Dallas Howard

    Released1995

    Directed byRon Howard

    Apollo 13 is a 1995 American historical docudrama film directed by Ron Howard. The film stars... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    The Hills Have Eyes
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    The Hills Have Eyes

    Emilie de Ravin, Vinessa Shaw

    Released2006

    Directed byAlexandre Aja

    The Hills Have Eyes is a 2006 American horror film and remake of Wes Craven's 1977 film The... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    A Civil Action
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    A Civil Action

    John Travolta, Robert Duvall

    Released1998

    Directed bySteven Zaillian

    A Civil Action is a 1998 American drama film that was directed by Steven Zaillian, that stars... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Independence Day
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    Independence Day

    Dianne Wiest, Kathleen Quinlan

    Released1983

    Directed byRobert Mandel

    Independence Day is a 1983 film directed by Robert Mandel from a script by the novelist Alice... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Sunset
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    Sunset

    Bruce Willis, Malcolm McDowell

    Released1988

    Directed byBlake Edwards

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  • 10
    Breach
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    Breach

    Ryan Phillippe, Laura Linney

    Released2007

    Directed byBilly Ray

    Breach is a 2007 American historical and political thriller film directed by Billy Ray. The... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    Blackout
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    4

    Blackout

    David Carradine, Richard Widmark

    Released1985

    Directed byDouglas Hickox

    Blackout is a 1985 made-for-HBO thriller starring Keith Carradine, Kathleen Quinlan and... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Hanky Panky
    15
    4

    Hanky Panky

    Gene Wilder, Gilda Radner

    Released1982

    Directed bySidney Poitier

    Hanky Panky is a 1982 comedy film directed by Sidney Poitier, and starring Gene Wilder and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 13
    The Promise
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    The Promise

    Kathleen Quinlan, Stephen Collins

    Released1979

    Directed byGilbert Cates

    The Promise is a 1979 film, released by Universal Pictures, which starred Kathleen Quinlan,... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Warning Sign
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    Warning Sign

    Sam Waterston, Yaphet Kotto

    Released1985

    Directed byHal Barwood

    Warning Sign is a 1985 science fiction-horror film directed by Hal Barwood and starring Sam... more on Wikipedia

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  • 15
    Made of Honor
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    Made of Honor

    Michelle Monaghan, Patrick Dempsey

    Released2008

    Directed byPaul Weiland

    Made of Honor is a 2008 American romantic comedy film directed by Paul Weiland and story... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    My Giant
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    My Giant

    Billy Crystal, Heather Thomas

    Released1998

    Directed byMichael Lehmann

    My Giant is a 1998 comedy drama film starring Billy Crystal and NBA player Gheorghe Mureșan in... more on Wikipedia

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  • 17
    Airport '77
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    Airport '77

    Christopher Lee, James Stewart

    Released1977

    Directed byJerry Jameson

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  • 18
    Twilight Zone: The Movie
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    Twilight Zone: The Movie

    Dan Aykroyd, John Lithgow

    Released1983

    Directed bySteven Spielberg, George Miller, John Landis, Joe Dante

    Twilight Zone: The Movie is a 1983 American anthology science-fiction fantasy horror film... more on Wikipedia

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  • 19
    Lifeguard
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    Lifeguard

    Sam Elliott, Anne Archer

    Released1976

    Directed byDaniel Petrie

    Lifeguard is a 1976 drama movie made by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by Daniel Petrie,... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Clara's Heart
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    Clara's Heart

    Whoopi Goldberg, Neil Patrick Harris

    Released1988

    Directed byRobert Mulligan

    Clara's Heart is a 1988 American drama film, based on Joseph Olshan's acclaimed novel of the... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    The Battle of Shaker Heights
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    The Battle of Shaker Heights

    Shia LaBeouf, Amy Smart

    Released2003

    Directed byKyle Rankin, Efram Potelle

    The Battle of Shaker Heights is a 2003 American comedy-drama film co-directed by Efram Potelle... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Perfect Alibi
    6
    2

    Perfect Alibi

    Teri Garr, Kathleen Quinlan

    Released1995

    Directed byKevin Meyer

    Perfect Alibi is a 1995 American crime film directed by Kevin Meyer and starring Teri Garr and... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 23
    The Doors
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    The Doors

    Meg Ryan, Val Kilmer

    Released1991

    Directed byOliver Stone

    The Doors is a 1991 American biopic about the 1960-70s rock band of the same name which... more on Wikipedia

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  • 24
    The Last Winter
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    The Last Winter

    Kathleen Quinlan, Stephen Macht

    Released1984

    Directed byRiki Shelach Nissimoff

    The Last Winter is a 1984 drama film directed by Riki Shelach Nissimoff and produced by Avi... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 25
    Children of the Night
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    Children of the Night

    Kathleen Quinlan, Monica Calhoun

    Released1985

    Directed byRobert Markowitz

    Children of the Night is a 1985 American drama film directed by Robert Markowitz. The film is... more on Wikipedia