Entertainment The Best Movies Directed by Simon Wincer  

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

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

List features movies like Free Willy and Phar Lap.

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

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

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Simon Wincer has had the pleasure of working with tremendous talent, including Daniel Craig and Robert Duvall.

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Tom Selleck, Alan Rickman, Laura San Giacomo
Quigley Down Under is a 1990 Australian western film. Starring Tom Selleck, Alan Rickman and Laura San Giacomo, it was directed by Simon Wincer.
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Anjelica Huston, Timothy Scott, Robert Duvall
Lonesome Dove is a 1989 American epic Western adventure television miniseries directed by Simon Wincer. It is a four part adaptation of the 1985 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name by ...more
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Ron Leibman, Robert Grubb, Judy Morris
Phar Lap is a 1983 film about the racehorse Phar Lap. The film starred Tom Burlinson and was written by famous Australian playwright David Williamson.
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Tom Selleck, Mark Harmon, Christian Kane
Crossfire Trail is a 2001 Western film directed by Simon Wincer and starring Tom Selleck, Virginia Madsen, and Wilford Brimley. Based on the 1954 Louis L'Amour Western novel of the same name, ...more
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Tom Selleck, Isabella Rossellini, Jack Palance
Monte Walsh is a 2003 Western television film directed by Simon Wincer and starring Tom Selleck, Isabella Rosellini, and Keith Carradine. Loosely based on the 1963 Western novel Monte Walsh by ...more
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Danielle Harris, Michael Madsen, Michael Ironside
Free Willy is a 1993 American family drama film that was released by Warner Bros. under its Family Entertainment label. The film stars Jason James Richter as a delinquent boy who becomes ...more
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Ray Liotta, Danny Glover, Denis Leary
Operation Dumbo Drop is a 1995 American comedy film directed by Simon Wincer that explores politics, and animal welfare. The storyline was conceived from a screenplay written by Gene Quintano ...more
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Richard Romanus, Gerard Rudolf, Adil Abdelwahab
The Young Black Stallion is a 2003 made-for-IMAX family film from Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by Simon Wincer, the film is based on the 1989 novel of the same name by Black Stallion creator ...more
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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Kristy Swanson, Billy Zane
The Phantom is a 1996 American superhero film directed by Simon Wincer. Based on Lee Falk's comic strip The Phantom, the film stars Billy Zane as a seemingly immortal crimefighter and his battle ...more
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Mike Tyson, Paul Hogan, Jonathan Banks
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles is a 2001 Australian-American comedy film, directed by Simon Wincer and starring Paul Hogan. It is the sequel to the 1988 film "Crocodile" Dundee II and ...more
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Lee Marvin, Jack Palance, Jeanne Moreau
Monte Walsh is taken from the title of a 1963 western novel by Jack Schaefer. The movie has little to do with the plot of Schaefer's book. It was directed in 1970 by cinematographer William A. ...more
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Cuba Gooding Jr., Beverly DAngelo, Paul Hogan
Lightning Jack is a 1994 Western comedy film written by and starring Paul Hogan, as well as Cuba Gooding Jr. and Beverly D'Angelo.
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Anthony Andrews, Peter Phelps, Gary Sweet
The Lighthorsemen is a 1987 Australian feature film about the men of a World War I light horse unit involved in Sinai and Palestine Campaign's 1917 Battle of Beersheeba. The film is based on a ...more
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Michael McKean, Colleen Camp, Mary Beth Hurt
D.A.R.Y.L. is a 1985 American science fiction film which was written by David Ambrose, Allan Scott and Jeffrey Ellis. It was directed by Simon Wincer and stars Barret Oliver, Mary Beth Hurt, ...more
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Escape: Human Cargo Stephen Lang, Treat Williams, Sasson Gabai
Escape: Human Cargo is a 1998 American action television film, directed by Simon Wincer. In 1999, the film was nominated at the Motion Picture Sound Editors for the Golden Reel Award in the Best ...more
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Broderick Crawford, David Hemmings, Robert Powell
Harlequin, also known as Dark Forces in United States, is a 1980 Australian thriller film directed by Simon Wincer and starring Robert Powell, Carmen Duncan, David Hemmings and Broderick ...more
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Jack Thompson, Graham Kennedy, John Howard
Laurie was once a popular ball player on the Australian Rules football circuit; but now he's an ineffective coach who tries to spark a mediocre football team into winning the championship.
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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Trenches of Hell
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Trenches of Hell is a 1999 film directed by Simon Wincer.
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Linda Evans, Jason Robards Jr., Jack Thompson
The Last Frontier is a 1986 television miniseries Starring Linda Evans, Jack Thompson and Jason Robards.
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Lucas Black, Brian Kerwin, Shawn Toovey
Flash is a film released in theaters that was originally shown on The Wonderful World of Disney. The film details the story of a child Conner Strong, who visits a horse every day in hopes of ...more
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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Adventures in the Secret Service
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Adventures in the Secret Service is a 1999 film directed by Vic Armstrong and Simon Wincer.
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The Adventures of Young Indian... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Simon Wincer
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life is a 1999 film directed by Simon Wincer.
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Brendan Gleeson, Jodi Gordon, Bill Hunter
The Cup is a 2011 Australian biographical film about the 2002 Melbourne Cup horse race and is directed by Simon Wincer. It is about Damien Oliver's victory in the 2002 Melbourne Cup. This was ...more
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The Holy Road
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Hugh Keays-Byrne, Julia Blake, Sigrid Thornton
Snapshot is a 1979 Australian thriller film. It was the first feature directed by Simon Wincer.