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The Best Lea Thompson Movies

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

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

List ranges from Nightbreaker to Red Dawn and more.

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


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    All the Right Moves

    Tom Cruise, Lea Thompson
    All the Right Moves is a 1983 drama film directed by Michael Chapman and starring Tom Cruise,...  more

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  • 27

    Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer

    Lea Thompson, Wendie Malick
    Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer also known as I Was a 7th Grade Dragonslayer is a 2010...  more
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    Lea Thompson, Rachael Taylor
    Splinterheads is a 2009 comedy film written and directed by Brant Sersen....  more
  • 29

    The Gatekeeper

    John Goodman, Lea Thompson
    The Gatekeeper is a 2011 comedy horror thriller film written and directed by Isaac...  more
  • 30

    Fatal Secrets

    Lea Thompson, Dina Meyer
    Fatal Secrets is a 2009 drama thriller film written by Kathy Sharony and directed by Meir...
  • 31

    The Wizard of Loneliness

    Lea Thompson, Lukas Haas
    The Wizard of Loneliness is a 1988 drama film directed by H. Anne Riley....  more
  • 32

    The Right to Remain Silent

    Patrick Dempsey, Lea Thompson
    The Right To Remain Silent is a play by Mark Fauser and Brent Briscoe that was adapted for a...  more
  • 33

    Rock Slyde

    Andy Dick, Lea Thompson
    Rock Slyde is a 2009 comedy film written and directed by Chris Dowling, and produced by Will...  more
  • 34

    The Convincer

    Lea Thompson, Billy Crudup
    The Convincer is a 2011 crime drama film directed by Jill Sprecher and written by Karen and...  more
  • 35

    Senior Skip Day

    Tara Reid, Lea Thompson
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    Mayor Cupcake

    Judd Nelson, Lea Thompson
    Mayor Cupcake is a 2011 comedy drama family film written by Art D'Alessandro and Alex Pires...  more