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

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

Movies here include everything from Forrest Gump to Back to the Future.

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

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Robert Zemeckis has had the pleasure of working with tremendous talent, including Clint Eastwood and Brad Pitt. Did you have fun voting on this list of Robert Zemeckis movies? You might also want to vote on our lists of the best James Cameron and Ron Howard movies as well.

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Forrest Gump is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Forrest Gump Tom Hanks, Kurt Russell, Sally Field Forrest Gump is a 1994 American epic romantic-comedy-drama film based on the 1986 novel of the same name by Winston Groom. The film was directed by Robert Zemeckis and stars Tom Hanks, Robin ...more

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Cast Away is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Cast Away Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Chris Noth Cast Away is a 2000 American adventure drama film directed and produced by Robert Zemeckis and starring Tom Hanks as a FedEx employee stranded on an uninhabited island after his plane crashes in ...more

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The Polar Express is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Robert Zemeckis
The Polar Express Tom Hanks, Steven Tyler, Josh Hutchersonm The Polar Express is a 2004 American motion capture computer-animated musical Christmas fantasy film based on the children's book of the same title by Chris Van Allsburg. Written, produced, and ...more

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Back to the Future 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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Back to the Future trilogy The Back to the Future franchise is an American comic science fiction-adventure film series written and directed by Robert Zemeckis, produced by Bob Gale and Neil Canton for Steven Spielberg's ...more

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Who Framed Roger Rabbit is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Who Framed Roger Rabbit Kathleen Turner, Christopher Lloyd, Bob Hoskins Who Framed Roger Rabbit is a 1988 American live-action/animated fantasy-comedy film directed by Robert Zemeckis. The screenplay by Jeffrey Price and Peter S. Seaman is based on Gary K. Wolf's ...more

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Romancing the Stone Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas Romancing the Stone is a 1984 American action-adventure romantic comedy. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, it stars Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVito. The film was followed by a 1985 ...more

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Back to the Future Part III 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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Back to the Future Part II 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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A Christmas Carol Jim Carrey, Gary Oldman, Robin Wright Disney's A Christmas Carol is a 2009 American 3D computer animated motion-capture holiday fantasy drama film written and directed by Robert Zemeckis. It is an adaptation of the Charles Dickens ...more

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Contact Matthew McConaughey, Jodie Foster, Jay Leno Contact is a 1997 American science fiction drama film directed by Robert Zemeckis. It is a film adaptation of Carl Sagan's 1985 novel of the same name; Sagan and his wife Ann Druyan wrote the ...more

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What Lies Beneath Michelle Pfeiffer, Harrison Ford, Amber Valletta What Lies Beneath is a 2000 American psychological thriller film directed by Robert Zemeckis. It is the first film by ImageMovers. It stars Harrison Ford and Michelle Pfeiffer as a well-to-do ...more

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Flight Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle, Kelly Reilly Flight is a 2012 American drama film directed by Robert Zemeckis. An airline pilot (Denzel Washington) saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, ...more

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Death Becomes Her Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn Death Becomes Her is a 1992 American black comedy-fantasy film directed by Robert Zemeckis and scripted by David Koepp and Martin Donovan. Starring Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn and ...more

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Beowulf Angelina Jolie, Anthony Hopkins, John Malkovich Beowulf is a 2007 American motion capture computer-animated fantasy film directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Neil Gaiman and Roger Avary, inspired by the Old English epic poem of the same ...more

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Used Cars Kurt Russell, Michael McKean, Jack Warden Used Cars is a 1980 comedy satire film. It stars Kurt Russell, Jack Warden, Deborah Harmon, and Gerrit Graham. Kurt Russell portrays a devious car salesman working for affable but monumentally ...more

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Tales from the Crypt: The Robert Zemeckis Collection Isabella Rossellini, Dan Aykroyd

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I Wanna Hold Your Hand Nancy Allen, Dick Miller, Wendie Jo Sperber I Wanna Hold Your Hand is a 1978 comedy film directed and co-written by Robert Zemeckis, which takes its name from the 1963 song of the same name by The Beatles. It was produced and co-written ...more

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Directors: Robert Zemeckis Jodie Foster, Robert Zemeckis, Tom Skerritt

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The Corrections Ewan McGregor, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper

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Disaster Zone: Volcano in New York Alexandra Paul, Michael Ironside, Costas Mandylor Disaster Zone: Volcano in New York is a 2006 American television disaster film directed by Robert Lee. It stars Costas Mandylor, Alexandra Paul, and Michael Ironside. It was produced by Front ...more

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The Walk is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Robert Zemeckis
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Two-Fisted Tales Brad Pitt, Kirk Douglas, Dan Aykroyd Two-Fisted Tales is a 1992 horror thriller drama television movie written by Frank Darabont, Randall Jahnson, Jim Thomas and John Thomas and directed by Richard Donner, Tom Holland and Robert ...more