Film The Best Mary-Louise Parker Movies  

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

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

Items include everything from Let the Devil Wear Black to Signs of Life.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Mary-Louise Parker movies?" and "What are the greatest Mary-Louise Parker roles of all time?"

Brett Ratner and Joel Schumacher are among those who have directed Mary-Louise Parker at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Mary-Louise Parker has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Andie MacDowell and Shelley Duvall in terms of fame and success.

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Kathy Bates, Mary-Louise Parker, Chris O'Donnell Fried Green Tomatoes is a 1991 comedy-drama film based on the novel Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe. Directed by Jon Avnet. It tells the story of a Depression-era friendship ...more

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Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, Helen Mirren Red is a 2010 American action comedy film directed by Robert Schwentke, inspired by the comic book series by Warren Ellis and Cully Hamner. When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech ...more

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Mary-Louise Parker, Jeffrey Wright, Justin Kirk Angels in America is a 2003 HBO miniseries adapted from the play of the same name by Tony Kushner. Kushner adapted his original text for the screen, and Mike Nichols directed. Set in 1985, the ...more

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Drew Barrymore, Matthew McConaughey, Whoopi Goldberg Boys on the Side is a 1995 American comedy-drama film directed by Herbert Ross. It stars Whoopi Goldberg, Drew Barrymore and Mary-Louise Parker as three friends on a cross-country road trip. The ...more

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Anthony Hopkins, Ralph Fiennes, Edward Norton Red Dragon is a 2002 American psychological thriller film based on Thomas Harris' novel of the same name. It is a prequel to The Silence of the Lambs and Hannibal. The novel was originally ...more

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Nick Nolte, Seth Rogen, Mary-Louise Parker The Spiderwick Chronicles is a 2008 American fantasy adventure film. It is the film adaptation of Holly Black and Tony DiTerlizzi's bestselling series of the same name. Set in the Spiderwick ...more

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Steve Martin, Kevin Kline, Mary-Louise Parker Grand Canyon is a 1991 American drama film directed and produced by Lawrence Kasdan, and written by Kasdan with his wife Meg. Featuring an ensemble cast, the film is about random events ...more

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Mary-Louise Parker, Tony Shalhoub, Dermot Mulroney Longtime Companion is a 1989 film with Bruce Davison, Campbell Scott, Patrick Cassidy, and Mary-Louise Parker. The first wide-release theatrical film to deal with the subject of AIDS, the film ...more

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Mary-Louise Parker, Molly Parker, Daniel MacIvor The Five Senses is a 1999 Canadian drama film directed, written and produced by Jeremy Podeswa.

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Jennifer Tilly, Mary-Louise Parker, John Cusack Bullets Over Broadway is a 1994 American comedy film written by Woody Allen and Douglas McGrath and directed by Woody Allen. It stars an ensemble cast including John Cusack, Dianne Wiest, Chazz ...more

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Nicole Kidman, Christian Bale, Viggo Mortensen The Portrait of a Lady is a 1996 film adaptation of Henry James's novel The Portrait of a Lady directed by Jane Campion. The film stars Nicole Kidman, Barbara Hershey, John Malkovich, ...more

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R.I.P.D. is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Mary-Louise Parker Movies
Ryan Reynolds, Marisa Miller, Jeff Bridges R.I.P.D. is a 2013 American science fiction action-comedy film starring Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds. Robert Schwentke directed the film based on a screenplay adapted from the comic book Rest ...more

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Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones, Mary-Louise Parker The Client is a 1994 American legal thriller film directed by Joel Schumacher, and starring Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones and Brad Renfro in his film debut. It is based on the novel of the ...more

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Whoopi Goldberg, Kathleen Turner, Mary-Louise Parker Naked in New York is a 1993 romantic comedy film starring Eric Stoltz, Mary-Louise Parker, Ralph Macchio, Jill Clayburgh, Tony Curtis, Timothy Dalton, and Kathleen Turner, and featuring multiple ...more

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Mary-Louise Parker, Matt Dillon, William Hurt Mr. Wonderful is a 1993 romantic comedy film directed by Academy Award winning director Anthony Minghella. The film stars Matt Dillon, Annabella Sciorra, and features one of the few appearances ...more

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Mary-Louise Parker, Sidney Poitier, Dianne Wiest The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn is a 1999 made-for-television film, first broadcast on 9 May 1999 on CBS. This movie stars Sir Sidney Poitier as the title character, a rural Georgia carpenter, ...more

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Murder in Mind Mary-Louise Parker, Jimmy Smits, Nigel Hawthorne Murder In Mind is a 1997 crime film directed by Andrew Morahan.

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Mandy Moore, Macaulay Culkin, Mary-Louise Parker Saved! is a 2004 American teen comedy-drama film involving elements of religious satire. It was directed by Brian Dannelly and written by Dannelly and Michael Urban. It stars Jena Malone, Mandy ...more

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Brad Pitt, Zooey Deschanel, Jeremy Renner This film is a 2007 American western drama film written and directed by Andrew Dominik. Adaptated from Ron Hansen's 1983 novel of the same name, the film dramatizes the relationship between ...more

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Kate Winslet, Mandy Moore, Susan Sarandon Romance & Cigarettes is a 2005 American musical romantic comedy film written and directed by John Turturro. The film stars an ensemble cast which includes James Gandolfini, Susan Sarandon, ...more

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Mary-Louise Parker, Mia Farrow, Giancarlo Esposito Reckless is a 1995 American dark comedy film directed by Norman René. The screenplay by Craig Lucas is based on his 1983 play of the same title.

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Mary-Louise Parker, Rebecca Gayheart, Jill Hennessy Pipe Dream is a 2002 romantic comedy film, starring Mary-Louise Parker and Martin Donovan. The film was directed by John C. Walsh, who previously wrote and directed the film Ed's Next Move.

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Mary-Louise Parker, John Turturro, Elias Koteas SugarTime is a 1995 film directed by John N. Smith.

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Kathy Bates, Mary-Louise Parker, Vincent D'Onofrio Signs of Life, also known as One for Sorrow, Two for Joy, is a film by American director John David Coles, released May 5, 1989. The film stars Beau Bridges, Vincent D'Onofrio, and Arthur ...more

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Mary-Louise Parker, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Michael Madsen The Maker is a 1997 American drama film written by Rand Ravich and directed by Tim Hunter. The Maker was released on October 17, 1997 in the United States of America.

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Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner Mary-Louise Parker, Tony Kushner Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner is a 2006 documentary film that follows the personal and political life of Tony Kushner, leading American playwright and author of the epochal ...more

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James Franco, Jon Hamm, Mary-Louise Parker Howl is a 2010 American experimental film which explores both the Six Gallery debut and the 1957 obscenity trial of 20th-century American poet Allen Ginsberg's noted poem Howl. The film is ...more

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Mary-Louise Parker, Audra McDonald, Margo Martindale The Best Thief in the World is a film starring Mary-Louise Parker. The movie was released in 2004 at the Sundance Film Festival, and it aired on Showtime on January 11, 2005.

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Mary-Louise Parker, Frances McDormand, Michael Bailey Smith

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Mary-Louise Parker, William Hurt, Peter Boyle Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story is a 2002 biographical film written by Norman Mailer and directed by Lawrence Schiller.

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Mary-Louise Parker, Jacqueline Bissett, Norman Reedus Let the Devil Wear Black is a 1999 thriller film directed by Stacy Title.

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Too Young the Hero is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Mary-Louise Parker Movies
Too Young the Hero Mary-Louise Parker, Ricky Schroder, Christopher Curry Too Young the Hero is a 1988 television movie starring Rick Schroder. It premiered on CBS on March 27, 1988. The film tells the true story of a 12-year old boy who forges his mother's signature ...more

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Mary-Louise Parker, Bebe Neuwirth, Brenda Fricker Adaptation of the novel ""Cupid and Diana"" by Christina Bartolomeo. A conventional dress-shop owner meets unconventional Mr. Right, but she's already engaged to someone

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Legalese Kathleen Turner, Mary-Louise Parker, Gina Gershon

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The Robber Bride Mary-Louise Parker, Tatiana Maslany, Wendy Crewson The Robber Bride is a 2007 drama film directed by David Evans.

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Susan Sarandon, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas Solitary Man is a 2009 drama film written by Brian Koppelman, directed by David Levien and Brian Koppelman.

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Les Passages is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Mary-Louise Parker Movies
Les Passages Mary-Louise Parker, Julie Delpy, Malik Zidi Les Passages is a 2012 drama, romance comedy film directed by Donna Vermeer.

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Zac Efron, Mary-Louise Parker, Aidan Quinn Miracle Run is a 2004 Lifetime Television film starring Mary-Louise Parker, Zac Efron, Bubba Lewis, Aidan Quinn and Alicia Morton