Film The Best Ricky Schroder Movies  

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

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

This list below has a variety of films in it, from A Reason to Live to Detention: The Siege at Johnson High.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Ricky Schroder movies?" and "What are the greatest Ricky Schroder roles of all time?"

Ricky Schroder has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Parker Stevenson and Scott Baio in terms of fame and success.

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Faye Dunaway, Jon Voight, Joan Blondell
The Champ is a 1979 remake, directed by Franco Zeffirelli, of the 1931 Academy Award-winning film of the same name which was directed by King Vidor. It stars Jon Voight, Faye Dunaway, and Ricky ...more

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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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Ricky Schroder
Return to Lonesome Dove, written by John Wilder, is a TV miniseries involving characters created in Larry McMurtry's Pulitzer Prize-winning western novel Lonesome Dove first aired November ...more

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Ricky Schroder, Jay Rodan, Jamie Harris
The Lost Battalion is a true 2001 made-for-television film about the Lost Battalion of World War I, which was cut off and surrounded by German forces in the Argonne Forest during the ...more

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William Holden, Ricky Schroder, Jack Thompson
The Earthling is a drama film starring William Holden and Ricky Schroder. It was filmed in 1979 in Australia, and released there in 1980. Peter Collinson directed this film and died of cancer ...more

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Patrick Stewart, Alec Guinness, Ricky Schroder
Little Lord Fauntleroy is a 1980 film directed by Jack Gold.

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Viola Davis, Christa Miller, Andre Braugher
The Andromeda Strain is a 2008 science fiction miniseries, based on the novel of the same name published in 1969 by Michael Crichton about a team of scientists who investigate a deadly disease ...more

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Denzel Washington, Viggo Mortensen, Gene Hackman
Crimson Tide is a 1995 American submarine action film directed by Tony Scott, produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer. It takes place during a period of political turmoil in the Russian ...more

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Stephen Dorff, Ricky Schroder, Veronica Cartwright

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Too Young the Hero is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Ricky Schroder Movies
Too Young the Hero Mary-Louise Parker, Ricky Schroder, Christopher Curry
Too Young the Hero is a 1988 television movie starring Rick Schroder. It premiered on CBS on March 27, 1988. The film tells the true story of a 12-year old boy who forges his mother's signature ...more

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The Stranger Within Kate Jackson, Ricky Schroder, Chris Sarandon
The Stranger Within is a 1990 made-for-TV thriller film directed by Tom Holland, and starring Rick Schroder and Kate Jackson.

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Peter Fonda, Ricky Schroder, Tracey Gold
A Reason to Live is a 1985 television film directed by Peter Levin.

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Ricky Schroder, Michael Rooker, Lela Rochon
Blood Done Sign My Name is 2010 drama film written and directed by Jeb Stuart.

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Elliott Gould, Ricky Schroder, Geneviève Bujold
The Last Flight of Noah's Ark is a Disney film released by Buena Vista Distribution on June 25, 1980. The film stars Elliott Gould, Geneviève Bujold and Ricky Schroder.

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Tim McGraw, Ricky Schroder, Wayne Knight
Black Cloud is a 2004 American film directed and written by Rick Schroder.

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Jack Palance, Ricky Schroder, Amy Locane
Ebenezer is a 1998 Canadian television production re-telling of Charles Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol with Jack Palance giving a performance as Ebenezer Scrooge, á la Western genre. ...more

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Brad Pitt, Ricky Schroder, Jack McGee
Across the Tracks is a 1991 American independent film drama about track and field. It was directed and written by Sandy Tung.

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Hal Holbrook, Frances Conroy, Rue McClanahan

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Christopher Walken, Rod Steiger, Anson Mount
Poolhall Junkies is a 2002 drama thriller film written, starring and directed by Mars Callahan. The film also stars Alison Eastwood, Michael Rosenbaum, Rick Schroder, Rod Steiger, Chazz ...more

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Consequence Ricky Schroder, Lola Glaudini, Armand Assante
Consequence is a 2003 film directed by Anthony Hickox.

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Kris Kristofferson, JoBeth Williams, Ricky Schroder
14 Hours is a 2005 medical emergency docudrama produced for the TNT Network and starring JoBeth Williams. The film was set in Houston, Texas and filmed in Vancouver, Canada. Based on true-life ...more

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Richard Jenkins, Kelli Williams, Mary Kay Place
Out on the Edge is a 1989 film directed by John Pasquin.

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Mark Ruffalo, Anne Archer, Noah Wyle
There Goes My Baby is a 1994 coming-of-age film written and directed by Floyd Mutrux and starring Dermot Mulroney, Rick Schroder, Noah Wyle, Lucy Deakins, and Kelli Williams. Told from the point ...more

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Murder at Devil's Glen Tara Reid, Ricky Schroder, Michael Easton
Murder at Devil's Glen is a 1999 drama thriller film written by Eric Harlacher and directed by Paul Shapiro.

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Peter Fonda, Victoria Pratt, Ricky Schroder
Journey to the Center of the Earth is a 2008 television film shot on location in and around Vancouver in the summer of 2007. It is very loosely based on the novel of the same name by Jules ...more