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The Best Marsha Mason Movies

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

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

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    Heartbreak Ridge
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    Heartbreak Ridge

    Clint Eastwood, Mario Van Peebles

    Released1986

    Directed byClint Eastwood

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    Max Dugan Returns
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    5

    Max Dugan Returns

    Kiefer Sutherland, Matthew Broderick

    Released1983

    Directed byHerbert Ross

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  • 3
    The Goodbye Girl
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    The Goodbye Girl

    Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason

    Released1977

    Directed byHerbert Ross

    The Goodbye Girl is a 1977 American romantic comedy-drama film. Directed by Herbert Ross, the... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button

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  • 4
    Audrey Rose
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    Audrey Rose

    Anthony Hopkins, Marsha Mason

    Released1977

    Directed byRobert Wise

    Audrey Rose is a 1977 psychological horror and drama film directed by Robert Wise, and... more on Wikipedia

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    Only When I Laugh
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    Only When I Laugh

    Kevin Bacon, Kristy McNichol

    Released1981

    Directed byGlenn Jordan

    Only When I Laugh is a 1981 film based on Neil Simon's play The Gingerbread Lady. The story is... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    The Cheap Detective
    12
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    The Cheap Detective

    Ann-Margret, James Cromwell

    Released1978

    Directed byRobert Moore

    The Cheap Detective is a 1978 American satirical comedy film written by Neil Simon and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    2 Days in the Valley
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    2 Days in the Valley

    Charlize Theron, Teri Hatcher

    Released1996

    Directed byJohn Herzfeld

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  • 8
    Nick of Time
    15
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    Nick of Time

    Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken

    Released1995

    Directed byJohn Badham

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  • 9
    Trapped in Silence
    9
    2

    Trapped in Silence

    Kiefer Sutherland, Marsha Mason

    Released1986

    Directed byMichael Tuchner

    Trapped In Silence is a 1986 film starring Kiefer Sutherland and Marsha Mason. The film is... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 10
    Cinderella Liberty
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    Cinderella Liberty

    James Caan, Eli Wallach

    Released1973

    Directed byMark Rydell

    Cinderella Liberty is a 1973 film drama which tells the story of a sailor who falls in love... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 11
    Stella
    8
    2

    Stella

    Ben Stiller, Bette Midler

    Released1990

    Directed byJohn Erman

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  • 12
    Blume in Love
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    Blume in Love

    Kris Kristofferson, Shelley Winters

    Released1973

    Directed byPaul Mazursky

    Blume in Love is a 1973 film written, produced and directed by Paul Mazursky, who also appears... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 13
    Cyrano de Bergerac
    7
    2

    Cyrano de Bergerac

    Marsha Mason, Marc Singer

    Released1972

    Cyrano de Bergerac is a 1972 videotaped television production of Edmond Rostand's famous play... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 14
    I Love Trouble
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    I Love Trouble

    Julia Roberts, Nick Nolte

    Released1994

    Directed byCharles Shyer

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  • 15
    Surviving: A Family in Crisis
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    Surviving: A Family in Crisis

    Molly Ringwald, River Phoenix

    Released1985

    Directed byWaris Hussein

    Surviving: A Family in Crisis is a 1985 ABC television movie. Directed by Warris Hussein and... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 16
    Polar
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    Polar

    Mads Mikkelsen, Vanessa Hudgens

    Released2019

    Directed byJonas Åkerlund

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  • 17
    The Long Shot
    4
    4

    The Long Shot

    Julie Benz, Denis O'Hare

    Released2004

    Directed byGeorg Stanford Brown

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  • 18
    The Good Doctor
    2
    2

    The Good Doctor

    Ed Asner, Richard Chamberlain

    Released1978

    Directed byJack O'Brien

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  • 19
    The Image
    2
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    The Image

    Brad Pitt, Albert Finney

    Released1990

    Directed byPeter Werner

    The Image is a 1990 film drama that originally premiered on HBO. It starred Albert Finney,... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 20
    Bride and Prejudice
    14
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    Bride and Prejudice

    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Alexis Bledel

    Released2004

    Directed byGurinder Chadha

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  • 21
    Restless Spirits
    0
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    Restless Spirits

    Marsha Mason, Leslie Hope

    Released1999

    Directed byDavid Wellington

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  • 22
    Promises in the Dark
    6
    4

    Promises in the Dark

    Ned Beatty, Marsha Mason

    Released1979

    Directed byJerome Hellman

    Promises in the Dark is a 1979 drama film written by Loring Mandel and directed by Jerome...Amazon_watch buy button
  • 23
    Drop Dead Fred
    12
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    Drop Dead Fred

    Phoebe Cates, Rik Mayall

    Released1991

    Directed byAte de Jong

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  • 24
    Bereft
    4
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    Bereft

    Michael C. Hall, Vinessa Shaw

    Released2004

    Directed byTim Daly, Clark Mathis

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  • 25
    Chapter Two
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    Chapter Two

    James Caan, Valerie Harper

    Released1979

    Directed byRobert Moore

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