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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?"

Michael J. Fox is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Tim Burton, Brian De Palma and Peter Jackson. If Michael J. Fox movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Christopher Lloyd and Billy Crystal too.

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Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson Back to the Future is a 1985 American comic science fiction film. It was directed by Robert Zemeckis, written by Zemeckis and Bob Gale, produced by Steven Spielberg, and stars Michael J. Fox, ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Elisabeth Shue, Christopher Lloyd Back to the Future Part III is a 1990 American science fiction Western film. It is the third and final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy. The film was directed by Robert Zemeckis and ...more

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Clint Eastwood, Michael J. Fox, Elisabeth Shue Back to the Future Part II is a 1989 American comic science fiction film and the second installment of the Back to the Future trilogy. It was directed by Robert Zemeckis, who directed all three ...more

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Cindy Crawford, Michael J. Fox, Helen Slater The Secret of My Success is a 1987 American comedy film produced and directed by Herbert Ross, and starring Michael J. Fox and Helen Slater. The screenplay was written by A.J. Carothers, Jim ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Woody Harrelson, Bridget Fonda Doc Hollywood is a 1991 romantic comedy film directed by Michael Caton-Jones, and written by Jeffrey Price and Peter S. Seaman, based on Neil B. Shulman's book, What? Dead...Again?. The film ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Doug Savant, James Hampton Teen Wolf is a 1985 American fantasy comedy film released by Atlantic Releasing Corporation starring Michael J. Fox as Scott Howard, a high school student who discovers that his family has an ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Peter Jackson, R. Lee Ermey The Frighteners is a 1996 New Zealand-American horror comedy film directed by Peter Jackson and co-written with his wife, Fran Walsh. The film stars Michael J. Fox, Trini Alvarado, Peter Dobson, ...more

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Hugh Laurie, Geena Davis, Michael J. Fox Stuart Little is a 1999 American family comedy film directed by Rob Minkoff. It is loosely based on the novel of the same name by E. B. White. It combines live action and computer animation. The ...more

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Annette Bening, Michael J. Fox, Michael Douglas The American President is a 1995 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Rob Reiner and written by Aaron Sorkin. The film stars Michael Douglas, Annette Bening, Martin Sheen, Michael J. ...more

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Sean Penn, Michael J. Fox, John C. Reilly This film is a 1989 drama film directed by Brian De Palma, with a screenplay by David Rabe, based on the actual events of the incident on Hill 192 in 1966 during Vietnam. It stars Michael J. Fox ...more

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Christina Ricci, LL Cool J, Michael J. Fox The Hard Way is a 1991 action-comedy film directed by John Badham, and starring Michael J. Fox and James Woods. Stephen Lang, Annabella Sciorra, Luis Guzmán, LL Cool J, Delroy Lindo, ...more

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Kirsten Dunst, Michael J. Fox, Kirk Douglas Greedy is a 1994 comedy film directed by Jonathan Lynn and written by Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel. The film starred Michael J. Fox, Kirk Douglas, and Nancy Travis, with Phil Hartman, Ed ...more

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Sally Field, Michael J. Fox, Frank Welker Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey is a 1993 American remake of the 1963 film The Incredible Journey, which was based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Sheila Burnford. Directed ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Gabrielle Anwar, Bob Balaban For Love or Money is a 1993 romantic comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and starring Michael J. Fox and Gabrielle Anwar. It was not a commercial success domestically in North America, ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Kiefer Sutherland, Phoebe Cates Bright Lights, Big City is a 1988 American drama film directed by James Bridges and starring Michael J. Fox, Kiefer Sutherland, Phoebe Cates, Dianne Wiest and Jason Robards, based on the novel ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Leonard Nimoy, James Garner Atlantis: The Lost Empire is a 2001 American traditionally animated action-adventure film created by Walt Disney Feature Animation—the first science fiction film in Disney's animated features ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Joan Jett, Gena Rowlands Light of Day is a 1987 American drama film starring Michael J. Fox, Gena Rowlands and Joan Jett. It was written and directed by Paul Schrader. The original music score was composed by Thomas ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Cyndi Lauper, Jerry Lawler Life with Mikey is a 1993 comedy film starring Michael J. Fox, Christina Vidal, Nathan Lane, Cyndi Lauper and David Krumholtz. Tagline: He's a talent agent. She's a thief. Looks like they've ...more

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Natalie Portman, Jack Nicholson, Sarah Jessica Parker Mars Attacks! is a 1996 American comic science fiction film directed by Tim Burton and written by Jonathan Gems. Based on the cult trading card series of the same name, the film features an ...more

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Hugh Laurie, Geena Davis, Michael J. Fox Stuart Little 2 is a 2002 American live-action film, directed by Rob Minkoff and starring Geena Davis, Hugh Laurie and Jonathan Lipnicki and the voices of Michael J. Fox, Nathan Lane, Melanie ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Adam Baldwin, Robert Klein Poison Ivy is a 1985 comedy television movie starring Michael J. Fox, directed by Larry Elikann, and written by Bennett Tramer. The film premiered on Sunday February 10, 1985, was produced by ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Crispin Glover, Dawn Wells High School U.S.A. is a 1983 television movie directed by Rodney Amateau. The film originally aired on NBC on October 16, 1983 and features an ensemble cast including Michael J. Fox, Anthony ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Paul Reubens, Stephen Furst Midnight Madness is a 1980 comedy film produced by Walt Disney Productions and starring David Naughton, Stephen Furst and Maggie Roswell. The film is about a group of college students who ...more

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Sally Field, Michael J. Fox, Carla Gugino Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco is the 1996 sequel to the 1993 film Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey. Directed by David R. Ellis, the film features the three animals from the ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Roddy McDowall, Perry King Class of 1984 is a 1982 Canadian action-thriller movie about a newly hired music teacher at a troubled inner city school, where students have to pass through a metal detector due to problems ...more

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Woody Allen, Michael J. Fox, Mayim Bialik Don't Drink the Water is a 1994 television film comedy written and directed by Woody Allen, based on a play that premiered on Broadway in 1966. This is the second filmed version of the play, ...more

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Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Sean Penn Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam is an American grammy Award–winning 1987 documentary, inspired by the anthology of the same title, directed by Bill Couturié. Using real letters ...more

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Elizabeth Hurley, Michael J. Fox, Conan O'Brien

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Michael J. Fox, Rip Torn, Treat Williams Where the Rivers Flow North is a 1993 drama film written by Don Bredes and Jay Craven and directed by Jay Craven.

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Kirstie Alley, Kelsey Grammer, Michael J. Fox Mickey's 60th Birthday is the 1988 television special broadcast on the Walt Disney anthology television series on November 18, 1988 on NBC. As the title suggests, it was produced for the 60th ...more

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Gary Oldman, Kurt Russell, Ann-Margret Interstate 60: Episodes of The Road is a 2002 metaphysical comedy/drama road film starring James Marsden, Gary Oldman, Amy Smart, Christopher Lloyd, Chris Cooper and Kurt Russell, with a cameo ...more

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Jennifer Love Hewitt, Kevin Bacon, Michael J. Fox The Magic 7 is an animated TV movie written and directed by Roger Holzberg. It centers on the adventures of two children and a dragon as they fight the arch-enemies of Earth. It was originally ...more

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Madonna, Michael J. Fox, Roseanne Barr Blue in the Face is a 1995 comedy directed by Wayne Wang and Paul Auster. It stars Harvey Keitel, Victor Argo, Giancarlo Esposito, Roseanne Barr, Michael J. Fox, Lily Tomlin, Mira Sorvino, Lou ...more

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Hugh Laurie, Geena Davis, Michael J. Fox Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild is a 2005 American direct-to-video film directed by Audu Paden, created by Mainframe Animation and distributed by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. It was ...more

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Michael J. Fox, Janeane Garofalo, Kimberly Williams-Paisley Coldblooded is a 1995 black comedy/thriller film about hitmen directed by Wallace Wolodarsky and starring Jason Priestley, Peter Riegert, Robert Loggia, Kimberly Williams and Janeane Garofalo.

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Demi Moore, Sylvester Stallone, Steven Spielberg Your Studio and You is a comedy short film created in 1995 by Matt Stone and Trey Parker and commissioned by comedic filmmaker David Zucker. It was to be played at a party Seagram threw for its ...more

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50 Watt Fuse David Bowie, Mick Jagger, Michael J. Fox

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Saving Milly Michael J. Fox, Madeleine Stowe, Bruce Greenwood Saving Milly is a 2005 American drama television film stars Madeleine Stowe and Bruce Greenwood, which first aired on CBS on March 13, 2005. It is an adaptation of Morton Kondracke's nonfiction ...more