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The Best Movies Directed by John Stockwell 

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List of all movies directed by John Stockwell ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by John Stockwell are listed here and include movie posters and John Stockwell movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by John Stockwell as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest John Stockwell 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 John Stockwell film is can be factored into this list.

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

These movies, like Blue Crush and Crazy/Beautiful include images when available.

If you’re wondering “what movies did John Stockwell direct?” or “who is John Stockwell?” 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 John Stockwell?” and “what's a good selection of good John Stockwell movies?”

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

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

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Kate Bosworth, Michelle Rodriguez, Matthew Davis
Blue Crush is a 2002 surfer film directed by John Stockwell and based on the Outside magazine article "Life's Swell" by Susan Orlean. Starring Kate Bosworth, Michelle Rodriguez, Sanoe ...more

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#123 of 179 The Best Sports Movies Ever Made #5 of 25 Great Movies Set on the Beach #93 of 159 The Most Inspirational Sports Movies

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Kirsten Dunst, Taryn Manning, Jay Hernandez
Crazy/Beautiful is a 2001 romantic drama film starring Kirsten Dunst and Jay Hernandez. It is largely set at Palisades Charter High School and the surrounding area, including Downtown Los ...more

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#99 of 211 The Best Drug Movies of All Time #14 of 35 Great Movies About a Mental Breakdown

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Jessica Alba, Paul Walker, Josh Brolin
Into the Blue is a 2005 American action film starring Paul Walker, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin and Scott Caan. The film was directed by Top Gun actor John Stockwell, and distributed by ...more
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Susan Sarandon, Willa Holland, Eva Amurri
Middle of Nowhere is a comedy-drama film directed by John Stockwell and written by Michelle Morgan.
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Olivia Wilde, Josh Duhamel, Melissa George
Turistas – released as Paradise Lost in the UK and Ireland – is a 2006 American horror film produced and directed by John Stockwell, and starring Josh Duhamel, Melissa George, Olivia Wilde, ...more
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Halle Berry, Olivier Martinez, Ralph Brown
Dark Tide is a 2012 American action thriller film directed by John Stockwell, produced by Jeanette Buerling and Matthew E. Chausse and written by Ronnie Christensen and Amy Sorlie. The film is ...more
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Jeff Daniels, Jena Malone, Paul Sorvino
Cheaters is an HBO movie released in 2000 that chronicles the story of the 1994–1995 Steinmetz High School team that cheated in the United States Academic Decathlon. It is based on a true story. ...more
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Jensen Ackles, Lucy Hale, Alexis Bledel
A family moves into a new house in the middle of nowhere as they all like to keep to themselves and like their own privacy. Moving into the middle of nowhere makes one of the family members more ...more
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Jon Hamm, Steve Buscemi, Brady Corbet
Heart is a 1987 film directed by James Lemmo.
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Paz Vega, Michelle Lombardo, Janet McTeer
Cat Run is a 2011 American action film directed by John Stockwell.
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Jennifer Jason Leigh, David Harris, Barry Corbin
Under Cover is a 1987 film directed by John Stockwell. It stars David Neidorf and Jennifer Jason Leigh.