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

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

This list below has a variety of films, like Show of Hands and The Perks of Being a Wallflower, in it.

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

Peter Jackson and Steven Soderbergh have both worked with Melanie Lynskey over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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Heavenly Creatures Kate Winslet, Peter Jackson, Melanie Lynskey Heavenly Creatures is a 1994 New Zealand drama film directed by Peter Jackson, from a screenplay he co-wrote with his partner, Fran Walsh, about the notorious 1954 Parker–Hulme murder case in ...more

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Up in the Air is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Melanie Lynskey Movies
Up in the Air George Clooney, Anna Kendrick, Zach Galifianakis Up in the Air is a 2009 American comedy-drama film directed by Jason Reitman and co-written by Reitman and Sheldon Turner. It is a film adaptation of the 2001 novel of the same name, written by ...more

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Detroit Rock City Emmanuelle Chriqui, Edward Furlong, Gene Simmons Detroit Rock City is a 1999 American comedy film directed by Adam Rifkin and written by Carl V. Dupré. It tells of four teenage boys in a KISS cover band who try to see their idols in ...more

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Flags of Our Fathers Paul Walker, Ryan Phillippe, Jamie Bell Flags of Our Fathers is a 2006 American war film directed, co-produced and scored by Clint Eastwood and written by William Broyles, Jr. and Paul Haggis. It is based on the book of the same name ...more

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Ever After Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, Dougray Scott Ever After is a 1998 American romantic comedy-drama film inspired by the fairy tale Cinderella, directed by Andy Tennant and starring Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, and Dougray Scott. The ...more

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The Informant! Matt Damon, Patton Oswalt, Joel McHale The Informant! is a 2009 American biographical-comedy-crime film directed by Steven Soderbergh. It depicts Mark Whitacre's involvement as a whistle blower in the lysine price-fixing conspiracy ...more

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Sweet Home Alabama Reese Witherspoon, Matthew McConaughey, Dakota Fanning Sweet Home Alabama is a 2002 American romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant, starring Reese Witherspoon, Josh Lucas, Patrick Dempsey and Candice Bergen. The film was released by ...more

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Shattered Glass Rosario Dawson, Hayden Christensen, Hank Azaria Shattered Glass is a 2003 American drama film written and directed by Billy Ray. The screenplay is based on a September 1998 Vanity Fair article by H. G. Bissinger. In it he chronicled the rapid ...more

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But I'm a Cheerleader Michelle Williams, RuPaul, Natasha Lyonne But I'm a Cheerleader is a 1999 satirical romantic comedy film directed by Jamie Babbit and written by Brian Wayne Peterson. Natasha Lyonne stars as Megan Bloomfield, a high school cheerleader ...more

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Rose Red Julian Sands, Kevin Tighe, Bobby Preston Rose Red is a television miniseries scripted by horror novelist Stephen King. The series was premiered in the United States on ABC on January 27, 2002. The story involves a haunted Seattle ...more

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Win Win Paul Giamatti, Jeffrey Tambor, Melanie Lynskey Win Win is a 2011 comedy-drama directed and written by Thomas McCarthy. The main characters are played by Paul Giamatti, Alex Shaffer, Amy Ryan, Bobby Cannavale, Jeffrey Tambor, Burt Young and ...more

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Leaves of Grass Susan Sarandon, Edward Norton, Keri Russell Leaves of Grass is an American comedy-drama film written and directed by, and featuring, Tim Blake Nelson. It also stars Edward Norton, Richard Dreyfuss, Susan Sarandon, Melanie Lynskey and Keri ...more

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Away We Go Maggie Gyllenhaal, Maya Rudolph, Jeff Daniels Away We Go is a 2009 comedy-drama directed by Academy Award-winning director Sam Mendes and written by the husband-and-wife team of Dave Eggers and Vendela Vida. The film stars John Krasinski, ...more

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower Emma Watson, Nina Dobrev, Paul Rudd The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a 2012 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film, and an adaptation of the 1999 epistolary novel of the same name; it was written and directed by the novel's ...more

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Itty Bitty Titty Committee Mircea Monroe, Melanie Lynskey, Carly Pope Itty Bitty Titty Committee is a feminist, lesbian-related comedy film directed by Jamie Babbit. It was released on September 28, 2007. The film had its premiere at the international film ...more

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Hello I Must Be Going Blythe Danner, Melanie Lynskey, John Rubinstein Hello I Must Be Going is a 2012 comedy-drama written by Sarah Koskoff and directed by Todd Louiso. It stars Melanie Lynskey, Christopher Abbott and Blythe Danner. The film premiered at the 2012 ...more

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Seeking a Friend for the End of the World Keira Knightley, Steve Carell, Connie Britton Seeking a Friend for the End of the World is a 2012 comedy-drama film written and directed by Lorene Scafaria, in her directorial debut. The film stars Steve Carell and Keira Knightley. The ...more

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Coyote Ugly Tyra Banks, John Goodman, Maria Bello Coyote Ugly is a 2000 romantic comedy-drama based on the actual Coyote Ugly Saloon, set in New York City. The film stars Piper Perabo and Adam Garcia. It was directed by David McNally, produced ...more

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Shooters Gerard Butler, Ioan Gruffudd, Melanie Lynskey Shooters is a 2002 British/American crime drama film from directors Colin Teague and Glenn Durfort, and writers Andrew Howard, Louis Dempsey and Gary Young. It was filmed in London in ...more

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Abandon Zooey Deschanel, Katie Holmes, Gabrielle Union Abandon is a 2002 American thriller film released by Paramount Pictures and Touchstone Pictures. It was written and directed by Stephen Gaghan, starring Katie Holmes as a college student whose ...more

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Putzel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Melanie Lynskey Movies
Putzel Melanie Lynskey, Susie Essman, Fran Kranz Putzel is a 2012 comedy/romance film written by Rick A. Moore and directed by Jason Chaet.

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Helena from the Wedding Gillian Jacobs, Melanie Lynskey, Corey Stoll Helena from the Wedding is a 2010 American drama film. The film is directed by Joseph Infantolino, best known for executive producing Run Fatboy Run and stars Lee Tergesen, Melanie Lynskey and ...more

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Touchback Kurt Russell, Barry Sanders, Melanie Lynskey Touchback is a 2012 film written and directed by Don Handfield. It stars Brian Presley, Melanie Lynskey and Kurt Russell. Reviews were mixed and it currently has a 38% rating on Rotten Tomatoes ...more

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The Cherry Orchard Gerard Butler, Charlotte Rampling, Melanie Lynskey The Cherry Orchard is a 1999 drama film directed by Mihalis Kakogiannis and starring Charlotte Rampling, Alan Bates and Owen Teale. It was based on the 1904 play The Cherry Orchard by Anton ...more

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Snakeskin Melanie Lynskey, Taika Waititi, Dean O'Gorman Snakeskin is an award-winning New Zealand film directed by Gillian Ashurst and Produced by Vanessa Sheldrick from Cowgirl Productions. The story focuses on Alice and her best friend Johnny, who ...more

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I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore Melanie Lynskey, Elijah Wood, David Yow I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore (often stylized i don't feel at home in this world anymore.) is a 2017 comedy crime thriller film written and directed by Macon Blair. A nurse, Ruth ...more

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Park Ricki Lake, Cheri Oteri, Melanie Lynskey Park is the name of an independent comedy-drama film released in 2007. It was produced by Dana Jackson and directed by Kurt Voelker. The story revolves around a Los Angeles park, where ten ...more

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Claustrophobia Melanie Lynskey, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Sheeri Rappaport Claustrophobia is a 2003 horror thriller written and directed by Mark Tapio Kines. The films stars Melanie Lynskey, Sheeri Rappaport, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Will Collyer, and Judith O'Dea.

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Foreign Correspondents Wil Wheaton, Melanie Lynskey, Corin Nemec

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Show of Hands Melanie Lynskey, Craig Hall, Barnie Duncan Show of Hands is a feature film written and directed by Anthony McCarten. It stars Melanie Lynskey, Craig Hall Stephen Lovatt and Matt Whelan. Based on true events, the story concerns an ...more

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Eye of the Hurricane Nicola Peltz, Melanie Lynskey, Brian Doyle-Murray Eye of the Hurricane is a 2011 drama film written and directed by Jesse Wolfe.

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Say Uncle Gabrielle Union, Lisa Edelstein, Kathy Najimy Say Uncle is an independently produced black comedy film written by, directed by, and starring Peter Paige.

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Four Saints Selma Blair, Melanie Lynskey, Arnold Vosloo Four Saints is a 2011 action, drama, and history film written and directed by Jean-Pierre Isbouts.

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A Quiet Little Marriage Charlie Day, Melanie Lynskey, Jimmi Simpson A Quiet Little Marriage is a 2008 drama film directed by Mo Perkins and written by Perkins, Mary Elizabeth Ellis and Cy Carter. It also stars Ellis and Carter.