Film The Best Movies Directed by Gary Nelson  

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List of all movies directed by Gary Nelson ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Gary Nelson are listed here and include movie posters and Gary Nelson movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Gary Nelson as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Gary Nelson movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Gary Nelson film is can be factored into this list.

From Gary Nelson's studio films to Gary Nelson's independent films, this Gary Nelson filmography keeps tabs on all Gary Nelson movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

List movies range from The Black Hole to Freaky Friday.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Gary Nelson direct?” or “who is Gary Nelson?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Gary Nelson?” and “what's a good selection of good Gary Nelson movies?”

If you're wanting to get into Gary Nelson films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Gary Nelson works.

All Gary Nelson director credits are included. This list of every movie that Gary Nelson has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Gary Nelson movie is and which actors starred in the Gary Nelson film.

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Jodie Foster, Dick Van Patten, John Astin Freaky Friday is a 1976 American fantasy comedy film directed by Gary Nelson and starring Barbara Harris as Ellen Andrews, Jodie Foster as her daughter Annabel, and John Astin as her husband, ...more

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Sylvester Stallone, Billy Dee Williams, Rutger Hauer Nighthawks is a 1981 American thriller film directed by Bruce Malmuth and starring Sylvester Stallone, Rutger Hauer, Billy Dee Williams, Lindsay Wagner, Persis Khambatta and Nigel Davenport. The ...more

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Ernest Borgnine, Anthony Perkins, Yvette Mimieux The Black Hole is a 1979 American science fiction film directed by Gary Nelson and produced by Walt Disney Productions. The film stars Maximilian Schell, Robert Forster, Joseph Bottoms, Yvette ...more

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Sharon Stone, James Earl Jones, Richard Chamberlain Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold is an adventure comedy film directed by Gary Nelson and released on January 30, 1987 in the United States. It is loosely based on the novel Allan ...more

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Glenn Ford, Dana Wynter, Jay Silverheels Santee is a Western movie, starring Glenn Ford and directed by Gary Nelson. It was released in 1973. It was one of the first motion pictures to be shot electronically on videotape, using Norelco ...more

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Fugitive Nights: Danger in the Desert Sam Elliott Fugitive Nights: Danger in the Desert is a film directed by Gary Nelson released on November 19, 1993.

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Pierce Brosnan, Tia Carrere, Denholm Elliott Noble House is an American television miniseries that was produced and broadcast by NBC in 1988. Based on the novel Noble House by James Clavell, it features a large cast headlined by Pierce ...more

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Murder Me, Murder You Tanya Roberts, Stacy Keach, Delta Burke Murder Me, Murder You is a made-for-TV movie starring Stacy Keach as Mickey Spillane's iconic hard-boiled private detective, Mike Hammer. The movie marks the first time the fictitious gumshoe ...more

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Johnny Cash, Darren McGavin, June Carter Cash The Baron and the Kid is a 1984 sport drama film directed by Gary Nelson.

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Kirk Cameron, Stacy Keach, Don Stroud More Than Murder is a 1984 action crime drama directed by Gary Nelson.

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Barbara Feldon, Don Adams, Kenneth Mars Get Smart, Again! is a made-for-TV movie based on the 1965-1970 NBC/CBS television series, Get Smart!, which originally aired February 26, 1989 on ABC. It has subsequently been released twice on ...more

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Murder in Three Acts Tony Curtis, Peter Ustinov, Emma Samms Murder in Three Acts is a 1986 British-American television film produced by Warner Bros. Television, featuring Peter Ustinov as Agatha Christie's Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. Directed by ...more

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The Lookalike Jason Scott Lee The Lookalike is a 1990 television film directed by Gary Nelson. Based on a novel by Kate Wilhelm, the USA Network film stars Melissa Gilbert as a woman grieving about her child who she lost in ...more

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Johnny Cash, Eli Wallach, Brenda Vaccaro The Pride of Jesse Hallam is a 1981 made-for-TV movie starring Johnny Cash, first airing on CBS.

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Medical Story is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Gary Nelson
Medical Story Beau Bridges Medical Story is a 1975 drama film directed by Gary Nelson.

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Murder in Coweta County is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Gary Nelson
Murder in Coweta County Johnny Cash, Earl Hindman Murder in Coweta County is a 1983 drama tv film directed by Gary Nelson.

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Eartha Kitt, Patrick O'Neal To Kill a Cop is a 1978 thriller television film directed by Gary Nelson.

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Sam Elliott, Vera Miles, Cynthia Myers Molly and Lawless John is a 1972 American film directed by Gary Nelson. It stars Vera Miles and Sam Elliott. The film was nominated for a Golden Globe Award in 1973.

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Call Holme Call Holme is a 1972 comedy film directed by Gary Nelson.

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The Hit Man The Hit Man is a film directed by Gary Nelson released on June 29, 1991.

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The Girl on the Late, Late Show Yvonne De Carlo, Walter Pidgeon, John Ireland The Girl on the Late, Late Show is a 1974 drama thriller film directed by Gary Nelson.

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Police Story: The Watch Commander Gregg Henry, Timothy Gibbs Police Story: The Watch Commander is a film directed by Gary Nelson released on Nov 12, 1988.

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Lady Blue is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Gary Nelson
Lady Blue John Mahoney Lady Blue is a film directed by Gary Nelson released on Apr 15, 1985.

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Secrets of the Pirates' Inn Secrets of the Pirates' Inn is a film directed by Gary Nelson released on November 23, 1969.

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The Boy Who Talked to Badgers Carl Betz The Boy Who Talked to Badgers is a 1975 film directed by Gary Nelson. It stars Christian Juttner and Carl Betz.

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Jimmy the Kid Gary Coleman, Pat Morita, Ruth Gordon Jimmy the Kid is a 1982 comedy film starring Gary Coleman and Paul Le Mat. It was directed by Gary Nelson, produced by Ronald Jacobs, and released in November 1982 by New World Pictures. ...more