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The Best Michael J. Fox Movies

Updated December 23, 2019 3.7k votes 688 voters 45.9k views38 items

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

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

Examples include High School U.S.A. and Back to the Future Part II.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Michael J. Fox movies?" and "What are the greatest Michael J. Fox roles of all time?"

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    Back to the Future

    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd
    Back to the Future is a 1985 American science fiction film directed by Robert Zemeckis. Marty...  more

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    Back to the Future Part III

    Michael J. Fox, Elisabeth Shue
    Back to the Future Part III is a 1990 American science fiction Western film. It is the third...  more

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    Back to the Future Part II

    Clint Eastwood, Michael J. Fox
    Back to the Future Part II is a 1989 American comic science fiction film and the second...  more

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    The Secret of My Success

    Cindy Crawford, Michael J. Fox
    The Secret of My Success is a 1987 American comedy film produced and directed by Herbert Ross,...  more

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    Doc Hollywood

    Michael J. Fox, Woody Harrelson
    Doc Hollywood is a 1991 romantic comedy film directed by Michael Caton-Jones, and written by...  more

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    Teen Wolf

    Michael J. Fox, Doug Savant
    Teen Wolf is a 1985 American fantasy comedy film released by Atlantic Releasing Corporation...  more

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    Light of Day

    Michael J. Fox, Joan Jett
    Light of Day is a 1987 American drama film starring Michael J. Fox, Gena Rowlands and Joan...  more
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    Life with Mikey

    Michael J. Fox, Cyndi Lauper
    Life with Mikey is a 1993 comedy film starring Michael J. Fox, Christina Vidal, Nathan Lane,...  more
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    Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild

    Hugh Laurie, Geena Davis
    Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild is a 2005 American direct-to-video film directed by Audu...  more
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    Poison Ivy

    Michael J. Fox, Adam Baldwin
    Poison Ivy is a 1985 comedy television movie starring Michael J. Fox, directed by Larry...  more
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    Casualties of War

    Sean Penn, Michael J. Fox
    This film is a 1989 drama film directed by Brian De Palma, with a screenplay by David Rabe,...  more

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    High School U.S.A.

    Michael J. Fox, Crispin Glover
    High School U.S.A. is a 1983 television movie directed by Rodney Amateau. The film originally...  more
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    Stuart Little

    Hugh Laurie, Geena Davis
    Stuart Little is a 1999 American family comedy film directed by Rob Minkoff. It is loosely...  more

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    For Love or Money

    Michael J. Fox, Gabrielle Anwar
    For Love or Money is a 1993 romantic comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and starring...  more
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    Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey

    Sally Field, Michael J. Fox
    Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey is a 1993 American remake of the 1963 film The...  more

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    Don't Drink the Water

    Woody Allen, Michael J. Fox
    Don't Drink the Water is a 1994 television film comedy written and directed by Woody Allen,...  more
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    Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam

    Robert De Niro, Robin Williams
    Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam is an American grammy Award–winning 1987 documentary,...  more
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    Blue in the Face

    Madonna, Michael J. Fox
    Blue in the Face is a 1995 comedy directed by Wayne Wang and Paul Auster. It stars Harvey...  more

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    Mars Attacks!

    Natalie Portman, Jack Nicholson
    Mars Attacks! is a 1996 American comic science fiction film directed by Tim Burton. Earth is...  more

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    The Frighteners

    Michael J. Fox, Peter Jackson
    The Frighteners is a 1996 New Zealand-American horror comedy film directed by Peter Jackson...  more

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    Coldblooded

    Michael J. Fox, Janeane Garofalo
    Coldblooded is a 1995 black comedy/thriller film about hitmen directed by Wallace Wolodarsky...  more
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    Elizabeth Hurley, Michael J. Fox
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    The Hard Way

    Christina Ricci, LL Cool J
    The Hard Way is a 1991 action-comedy film directed by John Badham, and starring Michael J. Fox...  more

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    The Magic 7

    Jennifer Love Hewitt, Kevin Bacon
    The Magic 7 is an animated TV movie written and directed by Roger Holzberg. It centers on the...  more
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    Greedy

    Kirsten Dunst, Michael J. Fox
    Greedy is a 1994 comedy film directed by Jonathan Lynn and written by Lowell Ganz and Babaloo...  more

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