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Movies Directed By Edward Burns

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List of all movies directed by Edward Burns, listed alphabetically. These popular films directed by Edward Burns include trailers of the movies when available. This collection includes some of the best movies directed by Edward Burns, so use the list to find some movies you haven't already seen. From Edward Burns's studio films to Edward Burns's independent films, this Edward Burns filmography includes movies from all genres.

These movies, like The Brothers McMullen and Sidewalks of New York include images when available.

Almost all Edward Burns director credits are included. If you’re wondering, “What movies did Edward Burns direct?” or “What is the best Edward Burns movie?” then this list will answer your questions.


  • 1

    Ash Wednesday

    Rosario Dawson, Elijah Wood


    Directed byEdward Burns

    Ash Wednesday is a 2002 crime drama film starring Edward Burns, Elijah Wood, and Rosario Dawson. The film is set in the Hell's Kitchen of the early 1980s and is about a pair of Irish-American...  more
  • 2

    Doggy Bags

    Mike McGlone, Matt Bush


    Directed byEdward Burns

    Doggy Bags is a 2012 short film written and directed by Edward Burns....  more
  • 3

    Looking for Kitty

    Connie Britton, Rachel Dratch


    Directed byEdward Burns

    Looking for Kitty is a 2004 American film written and directed by Edward Burns, in which he plays a private detective in New York City, hired by David Krumholtz to help track down his run-away wife....  more
  • 4


    Edward Burns, Caitlin Fitzgerald


    Directed byEdward Burns

    Newlyweds is a 2011 comedy/drama film written and directed by Edward Burns....  more
  • 5

    Nice Guy Johnny

    Edward Burns, Callie Thorne


    Directed byEdward Burns

    "A master of the modern relationship dramedy, Edward Burns crafts a summery gem centered on baby-faced 24-year-old Johnny Rizzo, who's about to trade his dream job in talk radio for some snoozeville...  more
  • 6

    No Looking Back

    Jon Bon Jovi, Connie Britton


    Directed byEdward Burns, Frank Prinzi

    No Looking Back is a 1998 American drama-genre film directed, written, produced by, and starring Edward Burns. The film centers on the relationship of Charlie and Claudia. The film had a limited...  more
  • 7

    Purple Violets

    Debra Messing, Selma Blair


    Directed byEdward Burns

    Purple Violets is a 2007 relationship comedy written and directed by Edward Burns. It is an independent film, set in lower Manhattan, about four friends from college ready for change. It features...  more
  • 8

    She's the One

    Jennifer Aniston, Cameron Diaz


    Directed byEdward Burns

    She's the One is a 1996 comedy-drama film, and the second feature film to be written and directed by New York actor and director Edward Burns. It stars Jennifer Aniston and Cameron Diaz, and is one...  more
  • 9

    Sidewalks of New York

    Heather Graham, Rosario Dawson


    Directed byEdward Burns

    Sidewalks of New York is a 2001 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Edward Burns, who also stars in the film. The plot follows eight cycles in the lives of six Manhattan residents...  more
  • 10

    The Brothers McMullen

    Connie Britton, Edward Burns


    Directed byEdward Burns

    The Brothers McMullen is a 1995 American comedy-drama film written, directed, produced by, and starring Edward Burns. It deals with the lives of the three Irish Catholic McMullen brothers from Long...  more
  • 11

    The Fitzgerald Family Christmas

    Connie Britton, Edward Burns


    Directed byEdward Burns

    The Fitzgerald Family Christmas is a 2012 comedy-drama film starring Edward Burns and Connie Britton. The film, written, directed, and produced by Burns was premiered at the 2012 Toronto...  more
  • 12

    The Groomsmen

    Brittany Murphy, Jessica Capshaw


    Directed byEdward Burns

    The Groomsmen is a 2006 comedy film written and directed by Edward Burns. It opened in New York City and Los Angeles on July 14, 2006. Filming took place at many locations on City Island, New York....  more