The Best Molly Ringwald Movies

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

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

List is made up of a variety of films, including Not Another Teen Movie and Cowboy Up.

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

If Molly Ringwald movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Ally Sheedy and Emilio Estevez too.

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  • The Breakfast Club
    Emilio Estevez, Molly Ringwald, Judd Nelson
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: John Hughes
  • Pretty in Pink
    Molly Ringwald, Jon Cryer, Andrew McCarthy
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Howard Deutch
  • Sixteen Candles
    Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall, Michael Schoeffling
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: John Hughes
  • For Keeps
    Molly Ringwald, Randall Batinkoff, Kenneth Mars
    • Released: 1988
    • Directed by: John G. Avildsen
  • The Pick-up Artist
    Molly Ringwald, Robert Downey, Dennis Hopper
    • Released: 1987
    • Directed by: James Toback
  • The Stand
    Stephen King, Rob Lowe, Molly Ringwald
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Mick Garris
  • Betsy's Wedding
    Alan Alda, Madeline Kahn, Molly Ringwald
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Alan Alda
  • Fresh Horses
    Molly Ringwald, Andrew McCarthy, Patti D'Arbanville
    • Released: 1988
    • Directed by: David Anspaugh
  • Tempest
    John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands, Susan Sarandon
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Paul Mazursky
  • Teaching Mrs. Tingle
    Helen Mirren, Katie Holmes, Jeffrey Tambor
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Kevin Williamson
  • Something to Live for: The Alison Gertz Story
    Molly Ringwald, Christopher Meloni, Martin Landau
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Tom McLoughlin
  • Not Another Teen Movie
    Chyler Leigh, Chris Evans, Jaime Pressly
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Joel Gallen
  • Malicious
    Molly Ringwald, John Vernon, Mimi Kuzyk
    • Released: 1995
    • Directed by: Ian Corson
  • Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone
    Peter Strauss, Molly Ringwald, Michael Ironside
    • Released: 1983
    • Directed by: Lamont Johnson
  • Molly: An American Girl on the Home Front
    Molly Ringwald, David Aaron Baker, Andrew Chalmers
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Joyce Chopra
  • Surviving: A Family in Crisis
    Molly Ringwald, River Phoenix, Ellen Burstyn
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Waris Hussein
  • Wax on, F*ck Off
    Molly Ringwald, Ralph Macchio, Michael Lerner
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Todd Holland
  • Some Folks Call It a Sling Blade
    Billy Bob Thornton, Molly Ringwald, Ron Livingston
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: George Hickenlooper
  • Cut
    Molly Ringwald, Jessica Napier, Sarah Kants
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Kimble Rendall
  • Strike It Rich
    Molly Ringwald, Robert Lindsay
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: James Scott
  • Office Killer
    Ben Affleck, Molly Ringwald, Jeanne Tripplehorn
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: Cindy Sherman
  • King Lear
    Burgess Meredith, Peter Sellars, Molly Ringwald
    • Released: 1987
    • Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard
  • The Wives He Forgot
    Molly Ringwald, Linda Thorson, Sean McCann
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Mario Philip Azzopardi
  • Cowboy Up
    Kiefer Sutherland, Daryl Hannah, Molly Ringwald
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Xavier Koller
  • Daddy Who?
    Molly Ringwald, Sean Astin, Gabrielle Anwar
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Frederic Golchan