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The Best Peter Strauss Movies

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List of the best Peter Strauss movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Peter Strauss's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Peter Strauss movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Peter Strauss movies will be at the top of the list. Peter Strauss has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Peter Strauss movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Peter Strauss films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Peter Strauss role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Peter Strauss performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List contains films like Keys to Tulsa and Young Joe, the Forgotten Kennedy.

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    The Jericho Mile is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    The Jericho Mile

    Peter Strauss, Richard Lawson

    Released1979

    Directed byMichael Mann

    The Jericho Mile is a 1979 Emmy Award-winning USA TV crime film, directed by Michael Mann. The... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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    A Father's Choice is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    A Father's Choice

    Michelle Trachtenberg, Mary McDonnell

    Released2000

    Directed byChristopher Cain

    A Father's Choice is a 2000 TV film directed by Christopher Cain.amazon_watch buy button
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    The Secret of NIMH is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    The Secret of NIMH

    Shannen Doherty, Wil Wheaton

    Released1982

    Directed byDon Bluth

    The Secret of NIMH is a 1982 American animated fantasy adventure drama film directed by Don... more on Wikipedia

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    Peter Gunn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Peter Gunn

    Peter Strauss

    Released1989

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Peter Gunn is a TV film by Blake Edwards. It was intended as a pilot to relaunch the Peter... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    The Last Tycoon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    The Last Tycoon

    Jack Nicholson, Robert De Niro

    Released1976

    Directed byElia Kazan

    The Last Tycoon is a 1976 American dramatic film directed by Elia Kazan and produced by Sam... more on Wikipedia
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    Murder on the Orient Express is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Murder on the Orient Express

    Alfred Molina, Meredith Baxter

    Released2001

    Directed byCarl Schenkel

    Murder on the Orient Express is a 2001 made-for-television movie, based on the 1934 novel... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    XXX: State of the Union is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    XXX: State of the Union

    Samuel L. Jackson, Willem Dafoe

    Released2005

    Directed byLee Tamahori

    xXx: State of the Union, released as xXx²: The Next Level outside the United States and... more on Wikipedia

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    License to Wed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    License to Wed

    Robin Williams, Mandy Moore

    Released2007

    Directed byKen Kwapis

    License to Wed is a 2007 American romantic comedy film starring Robin Williams, Mandy Moore... more on Wikipedia
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    Young Joe, the Forgotten Kenne is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Young Joe, the Forgotten Kennedy

    Barbara Parkins, Peter Strauss

    Released1977

    Directed byRichard T. Heffron

    Young Joe, the Forgotten Kennedy is a 1977 television movie that originally aired on ABC.... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 10
    Masada is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Masada

    Peter O'Toole, Barbara Carrera

    Released1981

    Directed byBoris Sagal

    Masada is an American television miniseries that aired on ABC in April 1981. Advertised by the... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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    Spacehunter: Adventures in the is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Released1983

    Directed byLamont Johnson

    Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden Zone is a 1983 pulp, action-adventure, science... more on Wikipedia
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    Nick of Time is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Nick of Time

    Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken

    Released1995

    Directed byJohn Badham

    Nick of Time, starring Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken, Charles S. Dutton and Courtney Chase,... more on Wikipedia

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    Flight of Black Angel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Flight of Black Angel

    Peter Strauss, James O'Sullivan

    Released1991

    Directed byJonathan Mostow

    A top US Air Force fighter pilot decides that his call sign of Black Angel means that he's a... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    Soldier Blue is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Soldier Blue

    Candice Bergen, Donald Pleasence

    Released1970

    Directed byRalph Nelson

    Soldier Blue is a 1970 American Revisionist Western movie directed by Ralph Nelson and... more on Wikipedia

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    Love on the Land is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Love on the Land

    Justin Chambers, Nick Stahl

    Released1999

    Directed byDaniel Petrie

    Love on the Land is a 1999 drama film directed by Daniel Petrie.amazon_watch buy button
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    Kids Ten Commandments: Life an is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Kids Ten Commandments: Life and Seth Situation

    Lou Diamond Phillips, Paul Winfield

    Released2003

    Directed byRichard Rich, Ken C. Johnson

    Kids Ten Commandments: Life and Seth Situation is a 2003 short animated film directed by Ken...amazon_watch buy button
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    Joan of Arc is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Joan of Arc

    Neil Patrick Harris, Shirley MacLaine

    Released1999

    Directed byChristian Duguay

    Joan Of Arc is a 1999 adventure biography drama history film written by Michael Alexander... more on Wikipedia
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    Kids Ten Commandments: Toying  is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Kids Ten Commandments: Toying with the Truth

    Paul Winfield, Peter Strauss

    Released2003

    Kids Ten Commandments: Toying with the Truth is a 2003 short animation film.amazon_watch buy button
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    Kids Ten Commandments: Rest is is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Kids Ten Commandments: Rest is Yet to Come

    Paul Winfield, Rene Auberjonois

    Released2003

    Kids' Ten Commandments: The Rest Is Yet to Come is a 2003 animated short film.amazon_watch buy button
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    Kids Ten Commandments: Stolen  is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Kids Ten Commandments: Stolen Jewels, Stolen Hearts

    Paul Winfield, Tom Bosley

    Released2003

    Kids' Ten Commandments: Stolen Jewels, Stolen Hearts is a 2003 short animated film written by...amazon_watch buy button
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    Kids Ten Commandments: The Not is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies

    Released2003

    Directed byRichard Rich, Ken C. Johnson

    Kids Ten Commandments: The Not So Golden Calf is a 2003 animated short family film directed by...amazon_watch buy button
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    Sergeant Klems is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Sergeant Klems

    Luciana Paluzzi, Peter Strauss

    Released1971

    Directed bySergio Grieco

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    In the Lake of the Woods is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    In the Lake of the Woods

    Peter Boyle, Kathleen Quinlan

    Released1996

    Directed byCarl Schenkel

    In the Lake of the Woods is a 1996 film directed by Carl Schenkel.amazon_watch buy button
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    Hail, Hero! is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Hail, Hero!

    Michael Douglas, Teresa Wright

    Released1969

    Directed byDavid Miller

    Hail, Hero! is a 1969 film directed by David Miller, starring Michael Douglas, Deborah Winters... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
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    Strange Frequency 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Peter Strauss Movies
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    Strange Frequency 2

    Roger Daltrey, James Marsters

    Released2003

    Directed byKevin Inch, Neill Fearnley, Jeff Woolnough

    Strange Frequency 2 is the 2003 drama, sci-fi, fantasy, thriller and horror TV movie written...amazon_watch buy button
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