The Best Lee Grant Movies

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

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

A list made up of films like Night Slaves and Mussolini: The Untold Story.

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

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  • Against the backdrop of Nixon's election to office, Beverly Hills hairdresser and notorious rake George Roundy (Warren Beatty) runs into trouble when his lascivious habits begin to clash with his ...more
  • Based on the true story of a ship carrying German-Jewish refugees which was sent to Havana in 1939 by the Nazis but was denied permission to land anywhere. The ship was eventually obliged to return ...more
  • Pie in the Sky is a 1964 American film drama written and directed by Allen Baron and starring Lee Grant. Although filmed in 1962, financial and distribution problems delayed release until 1964. ...more
  • African-American Philadelphia police detective Virgil Tibbs (Sidney Poitier) is arrested on suspicion of murder by Bill Gillespie (Rod Steiger), the racist police chief of tiny Sparta, Mississippi. ...more
  • When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? is a 1979 drama film written by Mark Medoff and directed by Milton Katselas.
  • As his 30th birthday nears, the aristocratic Elger Winthrop Enders (Beau Bridges) finally decides to leave his parents' home, and he purchases an apartment complex in the slums of New York. The ...more
  • James McLeod (Kirk Douglas) is a stern police detective who has no tolerance for crime. At home, however, he is a loving husband to his wife, Mary (Eleanor Parker). The police are ready to conclude ...more
  • A slasher (Michael Ironside) finds the hospital where a TV newswoman (Lee Grant) is recovering from his attack.
  • The Spell is a film directed by Lee Philips released on Feb 20, 1977.
  • The Amati Girls is a 2001 drama film written and directed by Anne De Salvo. It stars Cloris Leachman, Mercedes Ruehl, Dinah Manoff, Sean Young, Lily Knight, Lee Grant, and Edith Fields. This is the ...more
  • Jerry Kingsley (Fredric March) is a wealthy garment manufacturer left lonely in his 60s when his wife dies. Despite the difference in their ages, he strikes up a romance with divorced 24-year-old ...more
  • The story about the mid-air hijack of a multi-millionaire's private 747 carrying a collection of priceless works of art. The terrified pilot is forced by the hijackers to fly low to avoid radar ...more
  • An Affair of the Skin is a 1963 film written and directed by Ben Maddow. It is a complex story of the romantic entanglements of its several characters as seen through the eyes of a black woman ...more
  • The Seagull is a 1975 drama and music film written by Stark Young and directed by John J. Desmond.
  • The Mafu Cage is a 1978 fictional horror, thriller film written by Don Chastain and Éric Wesphal and directed by Karen Arthur.
  • Richard (William Holden) and Ann Thorn (Lee Grant) have taken their 13-year-old nephew, Damien (Jonathan Scott-Taylor), into their Chicago home following the death of Richard's brother seven years ...more
  • Daniel Miller (Albert Brooks) isn't having a good week. For starters, he died after he got hit by a bus. Then he discovers that in the afterlife he must defend his actions on Earth in order to ascend ...more
  • In an unnamed city, Madame Irma (Shelley Winters) runs a brothel where people explore role-playing and other sexual fantasies. When her police chief lover (Peter Falk) arrives, she learns that a ...more
  • In New York City, bright but naive New Englander Anne Welles (Barbara Parkins) becomes a secretary at a theatrical law firm, where she falls in love with attorney Lyon Burke (Paul Burke). Anne ...more
  • In a film based on Neil Simon's hit play, Walter Matthau portrays three unconnected roles. Sam Nash reluctantly joins his wife, Karen (Maureen Stapleton), in the suite where they spent their ...more
  • As lawyer Roy Cohn (James Woods) rests in his hospital room, ravaged by the effects of AIDS, he thinks back on his life. Cohn was very instrumental in the success of Senator Joseph McCarthy's (Joe ...more
  • Night Slaves is a 1970 American television science fiction-horror film directed by Ted Post. Based on a novel by science fiction writer Jerry Sohl, "Night Slaves" aired as part of the "Movie of the ...more
  • Mussolini: The Untold Story is an epic television biographical miniseries drama that aired in November 1985. The series followed the rise, rule, and downfall of Italian dictator Benito Mussolini ...more
  • Dr. Sullivan Travis is a man at the top of his game, a rich and successful Dallas gynecologist whose "religion" is women. Dr. T. worships women. In his immediate family and in his office, they ...more
  • Journalist Maggie Whelan (Susan Blakely) discovers that her married boyfriend, Kevin Harrison (Robert Wagner), heads a company that is involved in illegal arms sales. To stop her from going public, ...more