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The Best Kathy Baker Movies

Updated September 24, 2019 576 votes 49 voters 5.3k views45 items

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

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

Everything from Ratz to Shades of Ray is included on this list.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Kathy Baker movies?" and "What are the greatest Kathy Baker roles of all time?"
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  • 1
    Edward Scissorhands
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    Edward Scissorhands

    Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder

    Released1990

    Directed byTim Burton

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  • 2
    All the King's Men
    16
    7

    All the King's Men

    Kate Winslet, Sean Penn

    Released2006

    Directed bySteven Zaillian

    All the King's Men is a 2006 film adaptation of the 1946 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Jesse Stone: No Remorse
    14
    4

    Jesse Stone: No Remorse

    Tom Selleck, Krista Allen

    Released2010

    Directed byRobert Harmon

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  • 4
    13 Going on 30
    12
    3

    13 Going on 30

    Jennifer Garner, Ashley Benson

    Released2004

    Directed byGary Winick

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  • 5
    Street Smart
    10
    4

    Street Smart

    Morgan Freeman, Christopher Reeve

    Released1987

    Directed byJerry Schatzberg

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  • 6
    The Cider House Rules
    12
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    The Cider House Rules

    Charlize Theron, Michael Caine

    Released1999

    Directed byLasse Hallström

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  • 7
    Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her
    10
    5

    Released2000

    Directed byRodrigo García

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  • 8
    The Glass House
    14
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    The Glass House

    January Jones, Diane Lane

    Released2001

    Directed byDaniel Sackheim

    The Glass House is a 2001 American psychological thriller film directed by Daniel Sackheim and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost
    11
    7

    Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost

    Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker

    Released2011

    Directed byRobert Harmon

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  • 10
    Inventing the Abbotts
    14
    11

    Inventing the Abbotts

    Jennifer Connelly, Liv Tyler

    Released1997

    Directed byPat O'Connor

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  • 11
    Jesse Stone: Thin Ice
    9
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    Jesse Stone: Thin Ice

    Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker

    Released2009

    Directed byRobert Harmon

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  • 12
    Jacknife
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    5

    Jacknife

    Robert De Niro, Ed Harris

    Released1989

    Directed byDavid Hugh Jones

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  • 13
    Jesse Stone: Sea Change
    11
    9

    Jesse Stone: Sea Change

    Tom Selleck, Viola Davis

    Released2007

    Directed byRobert Harmon

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  • 14
    Nine Lives
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    5

    Nine Lives

    Amanda Seyfried, Dakota Fanning

    Released2005

    Directed byRodrigo García

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  • 15
    The Jane Austen Book Club
    12
    11

    The Jane Austen Book Club

    Emily Blunt, Maggie Grace

    Released2007

    Directed byRobin Swicord

    The Jane Austen Book Club is a 2007 American romantic drama film written and directed by Robin... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    Assassination Tango
    10
    9

    Assassination Tango

    Robert Duvall, Kathy Baker

    Released2003

    Directed byRobert Duvall

    Assassination Tango is a 2002 crime thriller about an assassin's discovery of Argentine tango,... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Take Shelter
    10
    9

    Take Shelter

    Jessica Chastain, Michael Shannon

    Released2011

    Directed byJeff Nichols

    Take Shelter is a 2011 American drama-thriller film written and directed by Jeff Nichols and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 18
    Mad Dog and Glory
    10
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    Mad Dog and Glory

    Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman

    Released1993

    Directed byJohn McNaughton

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  • 19
    Machine Gun Preacher
    9
    9

    Machine Gun Preacher

    Gerard Butler, Michelle Monaghan

    Released2011

    Directed byMarc Forster

    Machine Gun Preacher is a 2011 action biopic film about Sam Childers, a former gang biker... more on Wikipedia

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  • 20
    Dad
    6
    3

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    Kevin Spacey, Ethan Hawke

    Released1989

    Directed byGary David Goldberg

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  • 21
    Clean and Sober
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    Clean and Sober

    Morgan Freeman, Michael Keaton

    Released1988

    Directed byGlenn Gordon Caron

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  • 22
    The Art of Racing in the Rain
    2
    0

    The Art of Racing in the Rain

    Milo Ventimiglia, Amanda Seyfried

    Released2019

    Directed bySimon Curtis

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  • 23
    Door to Door
    4
    4

    Door to Door

    Helen Mirren, William H. Macy

    Released2002

    Directed bySteven Schachter

    Door to Door was a 2002 TV movie about the late Bill Porter, a door-to-door salesman with... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 24
    The Right Stuff
    9
    9

    The Right Stuff

    Jeff Goldblum, Ed Harris

    Released1983

    Directed byPhilip Kaufman

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  • 25
    Too Young to Be a Dad
    4
    4

    Too Young to Be a Dad

    Paul Dano, Kathy Baker

    Released2002

    Directed byÉva Gárdos

    Too Young To Be A Dad is a Canadian-American made-for-television movie about teen pregnancy... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button