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

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Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas Romancing the Stone is a 1984 American action-adventure romantic comedy. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, it stars Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVito. The film was followed by a 1985 ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas The War of the Roses is a 1989 American black comedy film based upon the 1981 novel The War of the Roses by Warren Adler. The film follows a wealthy couple with a seemingly perfect marriage. ...more

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Peggy Sue Got Married is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kathleen Turner Movies
Nicolas Cage, Jim Carrey, Kathleen Turner Peggy Sue Got Married is a 1986 American comedy-drama film directed by Francis Ford Coppola starring Kathleen Turner as a woman on the verge of a divorce, who finds herself transported back to ...more

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Joan Rivers, Kathleen Turner, Suzanne Somers Serial Mom is a 1994 American dark comedy film written and directed by John Waters, starring Kathleen Turner as the title character, Sam Waterston as her husband, and Ricki Lake and Matthew ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas The Jewel of the Nile is a 1985 action-adventure romantic comedy and a sequel to the 1984 film Romancing the Stone, with Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner, and Danny DeVito reprising their roles. ...more

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Jack Nicholson, Kathleen Turner, Anjelica Huston Prizzi's Honor is a 1985 American film directed by John Huston. It stars Jack Nicholson, Kathleen Turner, Robert Loggia and, in an Academy Award-winning performance, the director's daughter ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Charles Durning, Wayne Knight V.I. Warshawski is a 1991 film directed by Jeff Kanew. It was intended to be a film franchise for star Kathleen Turner, but no sequels were ever produced following the film's critical and ...more

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Who Framed Roger Rabbit is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kathleen Turner Movies
Kathleen Turner, Christopher Lloyd, Bob Hoskins Who Framed Roger Rabbit is a 1988 American live-action/animated fantasy-comedy film directed by Robert Zemeckis. The screenplay by Jeffrey Price and Peter S. Seaman is based on Gary K. Wolf's ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Geena Davis, William Hurt The Accidental Tourist is a 1988 American drama film starring William Hurt, Kathleen Turner, and Geena Davis. It was directed by Lawrence Kasdan and scored by John Williams. The film's ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Dennis Quaid, Dave Chappelle Undercover Blues is a 1993 comedy film about a family of secret agents, starring Kathleen Turner and Dennis Quaid. The film was written by Ian Abrams and directed by Herbert Ross.

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Kathleen Turner, Tommy Lee Jones, Esther Rolle House of Cards is a 1993 drama film directed by Michael Lessac and starring Kathleen Turner and Tommy Lee Jones. It follows the struggle of a mother to reconnect with her daughter who has been ...more

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Kirsten Dunst, Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito The Virgin Suicides is a 1999 American drama written and directed by Sofia Coppola, produced by her father Francis Ford Coppola, starring James Woods, Kathleen Turner, Kirsten Dunst, Josh ...more

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Steve Martin, Kathleen Turner, Sissy Spacek The Man with Two Brains is a 1983 American science fiction comedy film directed by Carl Reiner and starring Steve Martin and Kathleen Turner. Written by Martin, Reiner and George Gipe, the film ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Emily Deschanel, Richard Chamberlain The Perfect Family is a 2011 comedy-drama film directed by Anne Renton and starring Kathleen Turner, Emily Deschanel, Jason Ritter, Michael McGrady, Shannon Cochran, Sharon Lawrence, Angelique ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Steve Buscemi Monster House is a 2006 computer-animated fantasy comedy film directed by Gil Kenan, produced by ImageMovers and Amblin Entertainment, and distributed by Columbia Pictures. The film stars ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Burt Reynolds, Christopher Reeve Switching Channels is a 1988 American comedy film remake of The Front Page and His Girl Friday. It stars Kathleen Turner as Christy Colleran, Burt Reynolds as John L. Sullivan IV, Christopher ...more

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Sting, Kathleen Turner, Gabriel Byrne Julia and Julia is a 1987 Italian drama film directed by Peter Del Monte. The screenplay by Silvia Napolitano, Sandro Petraglia, Joseph Minion, and Del Monte is based on a story by Napolitano.

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Whoopi Goldberg, Kathleen Turner Moonlight and Valentino is a 1995 dramedy film directed by David Anspaugh. The screenplay by Ellen Simon is based on her semi-autobiographical play of the same title.

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Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston, Eric Dane Marley & Me is a 2008 American comedy-drama film directed by David Frankel, based on the memoir by John Grogan. Newlyweds John (Owen Wilson) and Jenny Grogan (Jennifer Aniston) learn ...more

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Whoopi Goldberg, Kathleen Turner, Mary-Louise Parker Naked in New York is a 1993 romantic comedy film starring Eric Stoltz, Mary-Louise Parker, Ralph Macchio, Jill Clayburgh, Tony Curtis, Timothy Dalton, and Kathleen Turner, and featuring multiple ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Steve Buscemi, Christopher Lloyd The Real Blonde is a 1998 movie directed and written by Tom DiCillo. It stars Matthew Modine, Catherine Keener, and Maxwell Caulfield. The film is a satire on New York's fashion and ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Minnie Driver, Bridgette Wilson Beautiful is a 2000 American film directed by Sally Field, starring Minnie Driver, Joey Lauren Adams, Hallie Kate Eisenberg, Kathleen Robertson, and Kathleen Turner. The plot deals with the ...more

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Cinderella Kathleen Turner, Jane Birkin, Lucy Punch Cinderella is a 2000 tv film directed by Beeban Kidron.

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Legalese Kathleen Turner, Mary-Louise Parker, Gina Gershon

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Kathleen Turner, Martin Short, Teri Garr A Simple Wish is a 1997 fantasy-comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie in his final film, and starring Martin Short, Mara Wilson and Kathleen Turner. The film is about a bumbling male fairy ...more

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A Breed Apart is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Kathleen Turner Movies
A Breed Apart Kathleen Turner, Rutger Hauer, Donald Pleasence A Breed Apart is a 1984 American drama film directed by Philippe Mora. It stars Kathleen Turner, Rutger Hauer and Powers Boothe. The screenplay by Paul Wheeler concerns the need to protect ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Christopher Lloyd, Kim Cattrall Baby Geniuses is a 1999 family-oriented comedy film directed by Bob Clark. It stars Kathleen Turner and Christopher Lloyd. The film has the distinction of being the first full-length feature to ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Bob Hoskins, Corey Burton Tummy Trouble is a 1989 short animation family comedy film written by Kevin Harkey, Bill Kopp, Rob Minkoff, Mark Kausler, Patrick A. Ventura and Gary K. Wolf and directed by Rob Minkoff.

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Friends at Last is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Kathleen Turner Movies
Friends at Last Kathleen Turner Friends at Last is a film directed by John David Coles released on April 2, 1995.

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Kathleen Turner, Jason Alexander, Ed Asner Love And Action In Chicago is a 1999 American action romantic comedy starring Courtney B. Vance, Regina King and Kathleen Turner. The film, written and directed by Dwayne Johnson-Cochran, in his ...more

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National Geographic: Creepy Creatures Kathleen Turner

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Kathleen Turner, Frank Welker, Corey Burton

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Answering the Call: Ground Zero's Volunteers Kathleen Turner Answering The Call: Ground Zero's Volunteers is a documentary film that pays tribute to the thousands of volunteers who answered New York City's call for help following the September 11 attacks ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Harvey Keitel, Jerry Orbach Prince of Central Park is a 2000 family movie. The cast included Kathleen Turner, Danny Aiello, Harvey Keitel, and Cathy Moriarty. It was written and directed by John Leekley, and produced by ...more

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Trail Mix-Up Kathleen Turner, Frank Welker, Corey Burton Trail Mix-Up is a 1993 animated short comedy film directed by Barry Cook.