The Best Rob Reiner Movies

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

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

List films range from This Is Spinal Tap to The First Wives Club.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Rob Reiner include names like Ron Howard, Martin Scorsese and Garry Marshall. Is Rob Reiner your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Ron Howard and George Lucas films lists too.

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  • This Is Spinal Tap
    Rob Reiner, Michael McKean, Christopher Guest
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: Rob Reiner
  • Sleepless in Seattle
    Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Bill Pullman
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Nora Ephron
  • The Jerk
    Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Catlin Adams
    • Released: 1979
    • Directed by: Carl Reiner
  • Misery
    James Caan, Kathy Bates, Frances Sternhagen
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Rob Reiner
  • Bullets over Broadway
    John Cusack, Jack Warden, Chazz Palminteri
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Woody Allen
  • Primary Colors
    John Travolta, Emma Thompson, Billy Bob Thornton
    • Released: 1998
    • Directed by: Mike Nichols
  • Throw Momma from the Train
    Danny DeVito, Billy Crystal, Anne Ramsey
    • Released: 1987
    • Directed by: Danny DeVito
  • The First Wives Club
    Goldie Hawn, Bette Midler, Diane Keaton
    • Released: 1996
    • Directed by: Hugh Wilson
  • EDtv
    Matthew McConaughey, Jenna Elfman, Ellen DeGeneres
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Ron Howard
  • Alex & Emma
    Kate Hudson, Luke Wilson, Sophie Marceau
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Rob Reiner
  • Postcards from the Edge
    Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine, Dennis Quaid
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Mike Nichols
  • The Majestic
    Jim Carrey, Martin Landau, Laurie Holden
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Frank Darabont
  • Mad Dog Time
    Ellen Barkin, Gabriel Byrne, Richard Dreyfuss
    • Released: 1996
    • Directed by: Larry Bishop
  • Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star
    David Spade, Mary McCormack, Jon Lovitz
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Sam Weisman
  • When Harry Met Sally 2 with Billy Crystal and Helen Mirren
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    Mike Tyson, Helen Mirren, Billy Crystal
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Lindsay Crystal
  • Mixed Nuts
    Steve Martin, Madeline Kahn, Robert Klein
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Nora Ephron
  • Everyone's Hero
    Rob Reiner, Whoopi Goldberg, Jake T. Austin
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Christopher Reeve, Colin Brady, Dan St. Pierre
  • The Story of Us
    Bruce Willis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Tim Matheson
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Rob Reiner
  • For Better or Worse
    James Woods, Jason Alexander, Rob Reiner
    • Released: 1995
    • Directed by: Jason Alexander
  • Thursday's Game
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    Gene Wilder, Bob Newhart, Ellen Burstyn
    • Released: 1974
    • Directed by: Robert Moore
  • The Big Mouth
    Jerry Lewis, Harold J. Stone, Susan Bay
    • Released: 1967
    • Directed by: Jerry Lewis
  • Fire Sale
    Alan Arkin, Rob Reiner, Vincent Gardenia
    • Released: 1977
    • Directed by: Alan Arkin
  • Bye Bye Love
    Eliza Dushku, Jack Black, Janeane Garofalo
    • Released: 1995
    • Directed by: Sam Weisman
  • The T.V. Show
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    Billy Crystal, Rob Reiner
    • Released: 1979
    • Directed by: Tom Trbovich
  • The Spirit of '76
    Rob Reiner, Carl Reiner, Tommy Chong
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Lucas Reiner