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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.

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Items include everything from Blackout to Harm's Way.

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Kathleen Quinlan is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard and George Lucas.

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Apollo 13 Tom Hanks, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ed Harris Apollo 13 is a 1995 American historical docudrama film directed by Ron Howard. The film stars Tom Hanks, Kevin Bacon, Bill Paxton, Gary Sinise, and Ed Harris. The screenplay by William Broyles, ...more

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The Doors Meg Ryan, Val Kilmer, Kelly Hu The Doors is a 1991 American biopic about the 1960-70s rock band of the same name which emphasizes the life of its lead singer, Jim Morrison. It was directed by Oliver Stone, and stars Val ...more

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Lawn Dogs Angie Harmon, Mischa Barton, Sam Rockwell Lawn Dogs is a 1997 fantasy-drama film directed by John Duigan and starring Mischa Barton and Sam Rockwell. The film tells the story of a precocious young girl from a gated community who ...more

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Zeus and Roxanne Steve Guttenberg, Arnold Vosloo, Kathleen Quinlan Zeus and Roxanne is a 1997 family comedy/adventure film directed by George T. Miller. The film revolves around the friendship between the title characters, a dog and a dolphin, respectively. The ...more

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Lifeguard Sam Elliott, Anne Archer, Kathleen Quinlan Lifeguard is a 1976 drama movie made by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by Daniel Petrie, based upon a screenplay by Ron Koslow. It stars Sam Elliott, Anne Archer, Steve Burns, Parker ...more

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American Graffiti Harrison Ford, Ron Howard, Suzanne Somers American Graffiti is a 1973 American coming of age comedy-drama film directed and co-written by George Lucas starring Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Paul Le Mat, Harrison Ford, Charles Martin ...more

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Twilight Zone: The Movie Dan Aykroyd, John Lithgow, Burgess Meredith Twilight Zone: The Movie is a 1983 American anthology science-fiction fantasy horror film produced by Steven Spielberg and John Landis as a theatrical version of the 1959–64 TV series The ...more

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Wild Thing Robert Knepper, Kathleen Quinlan, Robert Davi Wild Thing is a 1987 film directed by Max Reid, screenplay by John Sayles, and story by Larry Stamper.

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Breakdown Kurt Russell, Kathleen Quinlan, J. T. Walsh Breakdown is a 1997 American thriller film, written and directed by Jonathan Mostow. The film stars Kurt Russell, J. T. Walsh, and Kathleen Quinlan. The original music score was composed by ...more

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Sunset Bruce Willis, Malcolm McDowell, James Garner Sunset is a 1988 American action comedy film written and directed by Blake Edwards and starring Bruce Willis as legendary Western actor Tom Mix and James Garner as legendary lawman Wyatt Earp. ...more

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Event Horizon Laurence Fishburne, Jason Isaacs, Sam Neill Event Horizon is a 1997 British-American science fiction horror film. The screenplay was written by Philip Eisner and directed by Paul W. S. Anderson. The film stars Laurence Fishburne and Sam ...more

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Trial by Jury William Hurt, Gabriel Byrne, Kathleen Quinlan Trial by Jury is a 1994 American thriller film directed by Heywood Gould and starring Joanne Whalley, Gabriel Byrne, Armand Assante and William Hurt.

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Independence Day Dianne Wiest, Kathleen Quinlan, David Keith Independence Day is a 1983 film directed by Robert Mandel from a script by the novelist Alice Hoffman. It was designed by Stewart Campbell and shot by Charles Rosher. It stars Kathleen Quinlan, ...more

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The Hills Have Eyes Emilie de Ravin, Vinessa Shaw, Ted Levine The Hills Have Eyes is a 2006 American horror film and remake of Wes Craven's 1977 film The Hills Have Eyes. Written by filmmaking partners Alexandre Aja and Grégory Levasseur of the ...more

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Breach Ryan Phillippe, Laura Linney, Chris Cooper Breach is a 2007 American historical and political thriller film directed by Billy Ray. The screenplay by Ray, Adam Mazer and William Rotko is based on the true story of Robert Hanssen, an FBI ...more

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Airport '77 Christopher Lee, James Stewart, Olivia de Havilland Airport '77 is a 1977 disaster film and third movie in the Airport franchise. The film stars a number of veteran actors, including Jack Lemmon, James Stewart, Joseph Cotten, Christopher Lee and ...more

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A Civil Action John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Kathy Bates A Civil Action is a 1998 American drama film that was directed by Steven Zaillian, that stars John Travolta and Robert Duvall, and that is based on the book of the same name by Jonathan Harr. ...more

The Best Horror Movie Remakes

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Hanky Panky Gene Wilder, Gilda Radner, Richard Widmark Hanky Panky is a 1982 comedy film directed by Sidney Poitier, and starring Gene Wilder and Gilda Radner. Wilder and Radner met during filming and later married.

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The Last Winter Kathleen Quinlan, Stephen Macht, Yona Elian The Last Winter is a 1984 drama film directed by Riki Shelach Nissimoff and produced by Avi Lerner. The film was a joint American-Israeli venture which tells the story of two women seeking leads ...more

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Blackout David Carradine, Richard Widmark, Kathleen Quinlan Blackout is a 1985 made-for-HBO thriller starring Keith Carradine, Kathleen Quinlan and Richard Widmark.

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The Runner Stumbles Dick Van Dyke, Kathleen Quinlan, Tammy Grimes The Runner Stumbles is a 1979 film directed and produced by Stanley Kramer, based on the Broadway play by Milan Stitt. The film was the last of Kramer's long and distinguished career. It stars ...more

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Man Outside Levon Helm, Kathleen Quinlan, Rick Danko

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Made of Honor Michelle Monaghan, Patrick Dempsey, Elisabeth Hasselbeck Made of Honor is a 2008 American romantic comedy film directed by Paul Weiland and story written by Adam Sztykiel. It was produced by Neal H. Moritz and was released by Columbia Pictures in ...more

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My Giant Billy Crystal, Heather Thomas, Doris Roberts My Giant is a 1998 comedy drama film starring Billy Crystal and NBA player Gheorghe Mureșan in his only film appearance, and directed by Michael Lehmann. Crystal also produced and co-wrote the ...more

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Warning Sign Sam Waterston, Yaphet Kotto, Kathleen Quinlan Warning Sign is a 1985 science fiction-horror film directed by Hal Barwood and starring Sam Waterston, Kathleen Quinlan, Yaphet Kotto, and Jeffrey DeMunn.

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In the Lake of the Woods Peter Boyle, Kathleen Quinlan, Richard Anderson In the Lake of the Woods is a 1996 film directed by Carl Schenkel.

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Harm's Way Kathleen Quinlan, Hannah Lochner, David Sparrow

The Best Movies That Were Originally Panned by Critics

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Children of the Night Kathleen Quinlan, Monica Calhoun Children of the Night is a 1985 American drama film directed by Robert Markowitz. The film is a fictionalized made-for-television biopic of Dr. Lois Lee, following her work among young ...more

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Perfect Alibi Teri Garr, Kathleen Quinlan, Héctor Elizondo Perfect Alibi is a 1995 American crime film directed by Kevin Meyer and starring Teri Garr and Hector Elizondo. It is based on the 1990 novel Where's Mommy Now? by Rochelle Majer Krich.

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Sunday Lovers Gene Wilder, Lynn Redgrave, Denholm Elliott Sunday Lovers is a 1980 internationally co-produced romantic comedy film directed by Bryan Forbes, Gene Wilder, Dino Risi and Edouard Molinaro. It starred Roger Moore, Gene Wilder, Priscilla ...more

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I Never Promised You a Rose Garden Dennis Quaid, Bibi Andersson, Kathleen Quinlan I Never Promised You a Rose Garden is a 1977 film based on the Joanne Greenberg novel of the same name.

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The Promise Kathleen Quinlan, Stephen Collins, Beatrice Straight The Promise is a 1979 film, released by Universal Pictures, which starred Kathleen Quinlan, Stephen Collins, and Beatrice Straight. It was directed by Gilbert Cates and produced by Fred ...more

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The Battle of Shaker Heights Shia LaBeouf, Amy Smart, Shiri Appleby The Battle of Shaker Heights is a 2003 American comedy-drama film co-directed by Efram Potelle and Kyle Rankin. It starred Shia La Beouf, Elden Henson, Kathleen Quinlan, Amy Smart, and Shiri ...more

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Dreams Lost, Dreams Found Kathleen Quinlan, Charles Gray, David Robb

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Lightning Brian Keith, Kathleen Quinlan, Henry Jones Lightning is a short film written by Jim Byrnes and directed by Joe Dante.

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Clara's Heart Whoopi Goldberg, Neil Patrick Harris, Kathleen Quinlan Clara's Heart is a 1988 American drama film, based on Joseph Olshan's acclaimed novel of the same name, directed by Robert Mulligan, written by Mark Medoff and is also Neil Patrick Harris' debut

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Last Light Kiefer Sutherland, Forest Whitaker, Danny Trejo Last Light is a 1993 film starring Forest Whitaker, Kiefer Sutherland and Danny Trejo. The film was directed by Sutherland.

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Where Have All The People Gone? Peter Graves, Kathleen Quinlan, Noble Willingham Where Have All The People Gone? was a made for TV movie that was broadcast on NBC in 1974. It starred Peter Graves, Kathleen Quinlan, George O'Hanlon Jr., and Verna Bloom.

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The River Why Amber Heard, William Hurt, Kathleen Quinlan The River Why is a 2010 American independent drama film directed by Matthew Leutwyler. It is an adaptation of the 1983 Sierra Club novel of the same name by David James Duncan and stars Zach ...more

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Cinema Verite Diane Lane, Tim Robbins, James Gandolfini Cinema Verite is a 2011 HBO drama film directed by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini. The film's main ensemble cast starred Diane Lane, Tim Robbins, James Gandolfini and Kathleen Quinlan. ...more

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Humble Pie William Baldwin, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Kathleen Quinlan

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El Padrino: The Latin Godfathe... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Kathleen Quinlan Movies
El Padrino: The Latin Godfather Faye Dunaway, Jennifer Tilly, Gary Busey El Padrino: The Latin Godfather is a 2004 action-crime film written and directed by Damian Chapa.

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The Riverman Cary Elwes, Bruce Greenwood, Kathleen Quinlan The Riverman is a 2004 tv film directed by Bill Eagles.

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Elektra Luxx Julianne Moore, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emmanuelle Chriqui Elektra Luxx is a 2010 comedy film directed and written by Sebastian Gutierrez featuring Carla Gugino. The film is a sequel to the ensemble comedy, Women in Trouble. The film premiered at the ...more

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Blessings Mary Tyler Moore, Kathleen Quinlan, China Chow Blessings is a 2003 television drama film directed by Arvin Brown. Based on the 2002 novel of the same name by Anna Quindlen, the film stars Mary Tyler Moore and Liam Waite.