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The Best Robby Benson Movies

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

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

Examples include Invasion of Privacy and The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus.

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  • Ode to Billy Joe is a 1976 film with a screenplay by Herman Raucher, inspired by the 1967 hit song by Bobbie Gentry, titled "Ode to Billie Joe". The film was directed and produced by Max Baer, Jr. ...more
  • Her father, her boyfriend (Robby Benson) and a rink operator (Colleen Dewhurst) help a partly blinded Iowa figure skater (Lynn-Holly Johnson) aim for the Olympics.
  • An arrogant young prince (Robby Benson) and his castle's servants fall under the spell of a wicked enchantress, who turns him into the hideous Beast until he learns to love and be loved in return. ...more
  • Running Brave is a 1983 movie based on the story of Billy Mills, a North American Indian brought up on the reservation, destined against all odds to become the best distance runner in the world in ...more
  • The Chosen is a 1981 drama film directed by Jeremy Kagan, based on the bestselling book of the same name by Chaim Potok published in 1967. It stars Maximilian Schell and Rod Steiger. It won three ...more
  • Based on a true story, this drama depicts the downfall of teenager Richie Werner (Robby Benson) through a destructive drug habit. Induced by peers to use drugs, Richie is drawn deeper into a pattern ...more
  • After discovering that he has only months to live, Wendell Lawson (Burt Reynolds) tries to settle issues with his family, including his ex-wife (Sally Field). When he gets little empathy or even ...more
  • Jeremy
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    At the beginning of his second year at a prestigious Manhattan conservatory for high school students, introverted cellist Jeremy Jones (Robby Benson) lives a regimented life centered on honing his ...more
  • Beauty and the Beast is an 48-minute animated film originally released on May 4, 1992, and based on the classic fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast, by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve. Like all ...more
  • After a flight back home, Sam Hendrix (Efrem Zimbalist Jr.) returns with a doll he innocently acquired along the way. As it turns out, the doll is actually stuffed with heroin, and a group of ...more
  • Harry & Son is a 1984 American drama film directed by Paul Newman, who also stars. The screenplay by Newman and Ronald Buck focuses on the relationship between a blue-collar worker and his son, who ...more
  • This anthology film is composed of three segments parodying Hollywood clichés. In the first, a lawyer (Peter Riegert) has a midlife crisis, quits his job, leaves his wife and has an affair with a ...more
  • Dragonheart: A New Beginning is a 2000 fantasy film directed by Doug Lefler. It stars Robby Benson, Christopher Masterson, Harry Van Gorkum and Rona Figueroa. The film is a direct-to-video sequel of ...more
  • A shallow Broadway press agent (Jack Lemmon) learns he is dying just as his son (Robby Benson) by his ex-wife (Lee Remick) arrives for a visit.
  • Jory
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    Impressionable Jory Walden (Robby Benson) is orphaned when his alcoholic lawyer father, Ethan (Claudio Brook), is killed in a saloon fight in Santa Rosa, Calif. Hooking up with flashy gunslinger ...more
  • Brave New World is a 2011 comedy film written by Peter Tolan and directed by Michael Patrick Jann.
  • Beauty and the Beast: Belle's Magical World is a 1998 direct-to-video animated film originally released on February 17, 1998. The film features the voices of Paige O'Hara as Belle, Robby Benson as ...more
  • Kibby Womack (Gene Hackman) and Walker Ellis (Burt Reynolds) are two best friends, riding high during Prohibition as the overseers of a major underground liquor distributor. When the men meet singer ...more
  • All the Kind Strangers is a 1974 American film directed by Burt Kennedy.
  • Belle's Tales of Friendship is a live-action/animated Disney film released direct-to-video produced by Disney Television Animation as a prequel to Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas. It ...more
  • The Christmas Lamb is a 2000 family animation film written and directed by Rob Loos and George Taweel.
  • An unlikely friendship is forged when an overachieving chimpanzee meets a lonely boy with a love for snowboarding in MXP: Most Extreme Primate. Jack the chimpanzee (MVP and MVP II) has given up ...more
  • Homewrecker is a 1992 television film directed by Fred Walton.