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The Best Rhea Perlman Movies

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List of the best Rhea Perlman movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Rhea Perlman'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 Rhea Perlman movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Rhea Perlman movies will be at the top of the list. Rhea Perlman has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Rhea Perlman movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Rhea Perlman films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List below includes The Ratings Game, Hot Dogs for Gauguin and more films.

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    Matilda

    Danny DeVito, Mara Wilson

    Released1996

    Directed byDanny DeVito

    Matilda is a 1996 American fantasy comedy children's film directed and narrated by Danny DeVito. The screenplay by Nicholas Kazan and Robin Swicord is based on Roald Dahl's novel of the same name....  more

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    We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story

    John Goodman, Jay Leno

    Released1993

    Directed byRalph Zondag, Don Bluth, Simon Wells, Phil Nibbelink, Dick Zondag

    We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story is a 1993 American animated science fiction adventure film, produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblimation animation studio, distributed by Universal Pictures, and...  more
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    Sunset Park

    Terrence Howard, Carol Kane

    Released1996

    Directed bySteve Gomer

    Sunset Park is a 1996 basketball film. It stars Rhea Perlman as the head coach of a high school boys' basketball team from the Sunset Park neighborhood in New York City. The film also stars rapper...  more
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    Canadian Bacon

    Dan Aykroyd, John Candy

    Released1995

    Directed byMichael Moore

    Canadian Bacon is a 1995 comedy film which satirizes Canada–United States relations along the Canada–United States border written, directed, and produced by Michael Moore. It was screened in the Un...  more
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    My Little Pony: The Movie

    Danny DeVito, Cloris Leachman

    Released1986

    Directed byMichael Joens

    My Little Pony: The Movie is a 1986 American animated musical fantasy film based on the Hasbro toy line, My Little Pony. It was released on June 20, 1986 by De Laurentiis Entertainment Group. The...  more

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    10 Items or Less

    Morgan Freeman, Danny DeVito

    Released2006

    Directed byBrad Silberling

    10 Items or Less is a 2006 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Brad Silberling and starring Morgan Freeman and Paz Vega. Shot in fifteen days, 10 Items or Less made its release as a...  more
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    Love Comes Lately

    Barbara Hershey, Olivia Thirlby

    Released2007

    Directed byJan Schütte

    Based on three short stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer, LOVE COMES LATELY braids fiction, fantasy, and autobiography into a bittersweet comedy-drama pitting the self-renewing power of male ego and...  more
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    How to Marry a Billionaire

    John Stamos, Shemar Moore

    Released2000

    Directed byRod Daniel

    How to Marry a Billionaire is a 2000 comedy TV movie directed by Rod Daniel and written by Steven Peterman and Gary Dontzig....  more
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    A Place to Be Loved

    Rhea Perlman, Richard Crenna

    Released1993

    Directed bySandy Smolan

    A Place to Be Loved is a 1993 American television movie with Richard Crenna and Rhea Perlman. It was released in the United Kingdom under the title Shattered Family....  more
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    Carpool

    Rachael Leigh Cook, Tom Arnold

    Released1996

    Directed byArthur Hiller

    Carpool is a 1996 comedy film directed by Arthur Hiller and starring David Paymer and Tom Arnold....  more
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    Class Act

    Pauly Shore, Karyn Parsons

    Released1992

    Directed byRandall Miller

    Class Act is a 1992 comedy film, directed by Randall Miller and starring hip-hop duo Kid 'n Play. An urban retelling of Mark Twain's The Prince and the Pauper, the screenplay is by Cynthia Friedlob...  more

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    H-E Double Hockey Sticks

    Gabrielle Union, Rhea Perlman

    Released1999

    Directed byRandall Miller

    H-E Double Hockey Sticks is a 1999 American comedy movie directed by Randall Miller starring Will Friedle and Matthew Lawrence. The film is based on the opera Griffelkin by Lukas Foss. The film's...  more
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    Secret Cutting

    Sean Young, Rhea Perlman

    Released2000

    Directed byNorma Bailey

    Secret Cutting is a 2000 dade-for-TV movie directed by Norma Bailey, starring Kimberlee Peterson and Rhea Perlman, about a self-harming teenager, focusing on and her relation with family, friend and...  more
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    The Ratings Game

    Jerry Seinfeld, Danny DeVito

    Released1984

    Directed byDanny DeVito

    The Ratings Game, is a 1984 cable television film directed by Danny DeVito and produced by David Jablin....  more
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    To Grandmother's House We Go

    Ashley Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen

    Released1992

    Directed byJeff Franklin

    To Grandmother's House We Go is a 1992 Christmas television film starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. The film's title is one of the first lines of Lydia Maria Child's Thanksgiving song "Over the...  more
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    There Goes the Neighborhood

    Jeff Daniels, Catherine O'Hara

    Released1992

    Directed byBill Phillips

    There Goes the Neighborhood, released as Paydirt in most foreign countries, is a 1992 comedy film. The film tells a story of a dying prisoner who whispers the location of his loot to the facility's...  more
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    Beethoven's Big Break

    Stefanie Scott, Eddie Griffin

    Released2008

    Directed byMike Elliott

    Beethoven's Big Break is the sixth installment in the Beethoven film series. It was released on DVD on December 26, 2008. The film is also considered to be a reboot of the series, or a stand-alone...  more
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    Hot Dogs for Gauguin

    Danny DeVito, Rhea Perlman

    Released1972

    Directed byMartin Brest

    Hot Dogs for Gauguin is a film written and directed by Martin Brest, then a film student at New York University. The comedy features Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman in her film debut. In the film,...  more
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    The Christmas Choir

    Rhea Perlman, Cindy Sampson

    Released2008

    Directed byPeter Svatek

    The Christmas Choir is a 2008 made for television holiday film written by Donald Martin and directed by Peter Svatek, and based upon a true story of a man who volunteered to work at a homeless...  more
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    The Trouble with Bliss

    Lucy Liu, Sarah Shahi

    Released2011

    Directed byMichael Knowles

    East Fifth Bliss is a 2010 comedy film directed by Michael Knowles....  more
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    Mary Jane Harper Cried Last Night

    Susan Dey, Rhea Perlman

    Released1977

    Directed byAllen Reisner

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