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The Best Leonard Nimoy Movies  

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

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

List ranges from The Missing Are Deadly to Zombies of the Stratosphere and more.

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

Michael Bay and J.J. Abrams have both worked with Leonard Nimoy over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. Leonard Nimoy has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like George Burns and William Shatner in terms of fame and success.

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William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home is a 1986 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the fourth feature film based on Star Trek, and is a sequel to Star Trek III: The ...more
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Kirstie Alley, William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan is a 1982 sci-fi film written by Jack B. Sowards and Nicholas Meyer adn directed by Nicholas Meyer.
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Star Trek is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Leonard Nimoy Movies
Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison, Winona Ryder
Star Trek is a 2009 science fiction film directed by J. J. Abrams, written by Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman, and produced by Damon Lindelof and Bryan Burk. It is the eleventh film based on the ...more
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William Shatner, Christopher Lloyd, Leonard Nimoy
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock is a 1984 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. The film is the third feature film of the Star Trek science fiction franchise and is ...more
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William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei
Star Trek: The Motion Picture is a 1979 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the first film based on Star Trek, the first Star Trek film to star the original cast ...more
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William Shatner, Kim Cattrall, Leonard Nimoy
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country is a 1991 American science fiction film. It is the sixth feature film based on Star Trek, is a sequel to Star Trek V: The Final Frontier and was the last ...more
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William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier is a 1989 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the fifth feature film based on Star Trek, and a sequel to the 1966–1969 Star Trek ...more
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Leonard Nimoy, James Arness, Fess Parker
Them! is a 1954 American black-and-white science fiction film from Warner Bros. Pictures produced by David Weisbart, directed by Gordon Douglas, and starring James Whitmore, Edmund Gwenn, Joan ...more
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Invasion of the Body Snatchers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Leonard Nimoy Movies
Robert Duvall, Jeff Goldblum, Leonard Nimoy
Invasion of the Body Snatchers is a 1978 science fiction thriller directed by Philip Kaufman, and starring Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Veronica Cartwright, Jeff Goldblum and Leonard Nimoy. ...more
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Baffled! Leonard Nimoy, Vera Miles, Rachel Roberts
Baffled! is a 1973 television movie intended as a pilot for a television series. The story is part of the occult detective subgenre. Race car driver Tom Kovack suddenly begins to experience ...more
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Ingrid Bergman, Leonard Nimoy, Ned Beatty
A Woman Called Golda is a 1982 American made-for-television film biopic of Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir. Made by Paramount Television and directed by Alan Gibson, the film stars Ingrid ...more
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Leonard Nimoy, Yul Brynner, Daliah Lavi
Catlow is a 1971 western film based on a 1963 novel by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a renegade outlaw determined to pull off a Confederate gold heist. It co-stars Richard Crenna and ...more
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Transformers: Dark of the Moon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Leonard Nimoy Movies
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Shia LaBeouf, John Malkovich
Transformers: Dark of the Moon is a 2011 American science fiction action film directed by Michael Bay, based on the toy line, and the third film in the series. The Autobots learn of a ...more
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Never Forget Leonard Nimoy, Blythe Danner, Dabney Coleman
Never Forget is a 1991 TV film directed by Joseph Sargent.
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Leonard Nimoy, Vincent Price
Vincent is a 1982 stop-motion short horror film written, designed and directed by Tim Burton, and produced by Rick Heinrichs. It is the second Disney horror film, the first being The Watcher in ...more
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Orson Welles, Judd Nelson, Leonard Nimoy
The Transformers: The Movie is a 1986 animated feature film based on the animated TV series by the same name. It was released in North America on August 8, 1986 and in the UK on December 5, ...more
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Michael J. Fox, Leonard Nimoy, James Garner
Atlantis: The Lost Empire is a 2001 American traditionally animated action-adventure film created by Walt Disney Feature Animation—the first science fiction film in Disney's animated features ...more
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Macaulay Culkin, Whoopi Goldberg, Patrick Stewart
The Pagemaster is a 1994 American live-action/animated fantasy adventure film starring Macaulay Culkin, Christopher Lloyd, Patrick Stewart, Whoopi Goldberg, Frank Welker and Leonard Nimoy. The ...more
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Leonard Nimoy, Shelley Winters, Peter Falk
The Balcony is a 1963 cinematic adaptation of Jean Genet's play The Balcony, directed by Joseph Strick. It starred Shelley Winters, Peter Falk, Lee Grant and Leonard Nimoy. George J. Folsey was ...more
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Leonard Nimoy, Daniel Dae Kim, Sally Kirkland
Brave New World is a 1998 television movie loosely based on Aldous Huxley's novel Brave New World. The film stars Peter Gallagher and Leonard Nimoy. It is an abridged version of the original ...more
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Leonard Nimoy, John Crawford, Lane Bradford
Zombies of the Stratosphere is a 1952 black-and-white Republic Studios serial that was intended to be their second featuring "new hero" Commando Cody and the third 12-chapter serial ...more
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The Missing Are Deadly Leonard Nimoy
The Missing Are Deadly is a 1975 TV film directed by Don McDougall.
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William Shatner: Captain's Log William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy
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Leonard Nimoy, Ray Milland, William Frawley
Rhubarb is a 1951 film adapted from the 1946 novel Rhubarb by humorist H. Allen Smith. Directed by Arthur Lubin, the screwball noir comedy stars the cat Orangey along with Jan Sterling and Ray ...more
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Leonard Nimoy, Ray Bradbury, Andrew Keegan
The Halloween Tree is a Daytime Emmy Award-winning 1993 feature-length animated television movie produced by Hanna-Barbera based on Ray Bradbury's 1972 fantasy novel of the same name. It tells ...more