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The Best Movies Directed by Rob Reiner  

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

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

List movies include When Harry Met Sally..., This Is Spinal Tap and many more.

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

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

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Scarlett Johansson and Brad Pitt have both worked on a Rob Reiner directed movie, as have many other great actors. Are you a fan of Rob Reiner's filmography? Vote on our lists of the best movies directed by Ron Howard and George Lucas too.

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Stand by Me is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Rob Reiner
Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, John Cusack
Stand by Me is a 1986 American coming of age comedy-drama adventure film directed by Rob Reiner and starring Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman and Jerry O'Connell. Based on the novella ...more
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Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, André the Giant
The Princess Bride is a 1987 American romantic comedy fantasy adventure film directed and co-produced by Rob Reiner. It was adapted by William Goldman from his 1973 novel of the same name. The ...more
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When Harry Met Sally... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Rob Reiner
Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal, Carrie Fisher
When Harry Met Sally… is a 1989 American romantic comedy film written by Nora Ephron and directed by Rob Reiner. It stars Billy Crystal as Harry and Meg Ryan as Sally. The story follows the ...more
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Tom Cruise, Demi Moore, Jack Nicholson
A Few Good Men is a 1992 American legal drama film directed by Rob Reiner, based on the play by Aaron Sorkin. Military lawyer Lieutenant Daniel Kaffee (Tom Cruise) defends Marines accused of ...more
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Lauren Bacall, Kathy Bates, James Caan
Misery is a 1990 American psychological thriller film based on Stephen King's 1987 novel of the same name and starring James Caan, Kathy Bates, Lauren Bacall, Richard Farnsworth, and Frances ...more
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Billy Crystal, Fran Drescher, Anjelica Huston
This Is Spinal Tap is an American 1984 rock music mockumentary written, scored by, and starring Rob Reiner, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Harry Shearer. The film portrays the fictional ...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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Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes
The Bucket List is a 2007 American comedy-drama film directed by Rob Reiner, produced by Reiner, Alan Greisman, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, written by Justin Zackham, and starring Jack Nicholson ...more
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Alec Baldwin, Whoopi Goldberg, James Woods
Ghosts of Mississippi is a 1996 American drama film directed by Rob Reiner and starring Alec Baldwin, Whoopi Goldberg, and James Woods. The plot is based on the true story of the 1994 trial of ...more
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Stefanie Scott, Rebecca De Mornay, Penelope Ann Miller
Flipped is a 2010 comedy-drama film written by Andrew Scheinman and Rob Reiner and directed by Rob Reiner.
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John Cusack, Tim Robbins, Nicollette Sheridan
The Sure Thing is a 1985 romantic comedy written by Steven L. Bloom and Jonathan Roberts and directed by Rob Reiner. The film stars John Cusack, Daphne Zuniga, and Viveca Lindfors; it introduces ...more
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Woody Harrelson, Tommy Lee Jones, James Marsden
Shock and Awe is a 2017 American drama film directed by Rob Reiner. Journalists investigate the assertions by the Bush Administration concerning Saddam Hussein’s alleged possession of weapons of ...more
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Michelle Pfeiffer, Bruce Willis, Betty White
The Story of Us is a 1999 American romantic comedy drama film directed by Rob Reiner, and starring Bruce Willis and Michelle Pfeiffer as a couple married for 15 years. The depiction of the ...more
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Morgan Freeman, Virginia Madsen, Kenan Thompson
The Magic of Belle Isle is a 2012 drama film directed by Rob Reiner and written by Guy Thomas. The film's cast includes Morgan Freeman and Virginia Madsen.
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8 Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Jamie Lee Curtis
8 is a 2012 drama film written by Dustin Lance Black and directed by Rob Reiner.
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Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Costner, Dustin Hoffman
Rumor Has It is a 2005 romantic comedy film directed by Rob Reiner, and starring Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Costner, Shirley MacLaine and Mark Ruffalo. The screenplay by Ted Griffin derives from a ...more
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Scarlett Johansson, Bruce Willis, Julia Louis-Dreyfus
North is a 1994 American comedy film directed by Rob Reiner and starring an ensemble cast including Elijah Wood, Jon Lovitz, Jason Alexander, Alan Arkin, Dan Aykroyd, Kathy Bates, Faith Ford, ...more
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Kate Hudson, Sophie Marceau, Cloris Leachman
Alex & Emma is a 2003 American romantic comedy directed by Rob Reiner and starring Kate Hudson and Luke Wilson. Written by Jeremy Leven, the film is about a writer who must turn out a novel ...more
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Everyday Life is a 2004 comedy film directed by Rob Reiner.