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The Best Melissa Gilbert Movies

Updated June 11, 2019 839 votes 172 voters 19.9k views28 items

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

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

List ranges from Christmas Miracle in Caufield, U.S.A. to Sylvester, plus much more.

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

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    Little House on the Prairie

    Melissa Gilbert, Michael Landon
    TV Movie - Series Pilot The Ingalls family travels from the Big Woods of Wisconsin, looking...  more
  • 2
    39
    3

    The Miracle Worker

    Melissa Gilbert, Patty Duke
    The Miracle Worker is a 1979 television remake of the 1962 film with the same name. It is...  more
  • 3
    38
    6

    Sylvester

    Melissa Gilbert, Richard Farnsworth
    Sylvester is a 1985 film directed by Tim Hunter. It stars Richard Farnsworth and Melissa...  more
  • 4
    34
    4

    Choices of the Heart

    Helen Hunt, Martin Sheen
    Choices of the Heart is an American made-for-television drama film based on the lives of Jean...  more
  • 5
    36
    10

    Danielle Steel's Zoya

    Diana Rigg, Melissa Gilbert
  • 6
    33
    10

    Family Secrets

    James Spader, Melissa Gilbert
    Family Secrets is a 1984 television movie directed by Jack Hofsiss and starring Maureen...  more
  • 7
    27
    8

    Lisa Picard Is Famous

    Sandra Bullock, Charlie Sheen
    Lisa Picard is Famous, also known as Famous, is a 2000 comedy-drama film directed by Griffin...  more
  • 8
    29
    10

    Safe Harbour

    Melissa Gilbert, Liana Liberato
    Safe Harbour, also known as Danielle Steel's Safe Harbour, is a 2007 direct-to-video film...  more
  • 9
    25
    6

    The Soul Collector

    Hilary Duff, Melissa Gilbert
    The Soul Collector is a 1999 Christian television movie. Echo Bridge Home Entertainment...  more
  • 10
    26
    10

    Splendor in the Grass

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Melissa Gilbert
    Splendor in the Grass is a 1981 television film directed by Richard C. Sarafian. The film is a...  more
  • 11
    25
    8

    Undesirable

    Melissa Gilbert, Matthew Lawrence
  • 12
    22
    6

    The Diary of Anne Frank

    Melissa Gilbert, Doris Roberts
    The Diary of Anne Frank is a television film produced in 1980, originally aired on NBC. Like...  more
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    23
    10

    Mistaken Identity

    Melissa Gilbert, Rosanna Arquette
    Switched at Birth, American television drama movie, released in 1999 by Alexander/Enright &...  more
  • 15
    22
    9

    Joshua's Heart

    Melissa Gilbert, Matthew Lawrence
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    20
    7

    The Babymaker: The Dr. Cecil Jacobson Story

    Melissa Gilbert, George Dzundza
    The Babymaker: The Dr. Cecil Jacobson Story, also released as Seeds of Deception, is a 1994...  more
  • 17
    18
    7

    Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife

    Melissa Gilbert, Eileen Brennan
    Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife is a 1987 television film directed by Paul Wendkos. The...  more
  • 18
    19
    10

    Forbidden Nights

    Melissa Gilbert, Melissa Sue Anderson
    Forbidden Nights is a 1990 television film directed by Waris Hussein. The film is based on the...  more
  • 19
    17
    9

    Cries from the Heart

    Melissa Gilbert, Patty Duke
    Cries from the Heart is a 1994 American drama film directed by Michael Switzer. A young...  more

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    12
    4

    Nutcracker Fantasy

    Christopher Lee, Melissa Gilbert
    Nutcracker Fantasy is a Japanese-American stop motion animated film produced by Sanrio, very...  more
  • 21
    12
    4

    Hollywood Wives: The New Generation

    Farrah Fawcett, Melissa Gilbert
    Hollywood Wives: The New Generation, also released as Jackie Collins' Hollywood Wives: The New...  more
  • 22
    12
    6

    Heart of the Storm

    Melissa Gilbert, Tom Cavanagh
    Heart of the Storm is a 2004 television film starring Melissa Gilbert and Thomas Cavanagh. It...  more
  • 23
    17
    12

    Choices

    Jacqueline Bissett, Melissa Gilbert
    Choices is a 1986 television film directed by David Lowell Rich....  more
  • 24
    14
    10

    Shattered Trust: The Shari Karney Story

    Ellen Burstyn, Melissa Gilbert
    Shattered Trust: The Shari Karney Story is a 1993 television film directed by Bill Corcoran....  more
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    12
    9

    Thicker than Water

    Melissa Gilbert, Lindsay Wagner
    Thicker than Water is a television film starring Melissa Gilbert and Lindsay Wagner. It...  more