The Best Robert Sean Leonard Movies  

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

If you think the best Robert Sean Leonard role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Robert Sean Leonard 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 The Age of Innocence to Mr. & Mrs. Bridge.

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Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Lara Flynn Boyle
Dead Poets Society is a 1989 American drama film written by Tom Schulman, directed by Peter Weir and starring Robin Williams. Set at the conservative and aristocratic Welton Academy in the ...more
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Swing Kids Christian Bale, Kenneth Branagh, Barbara Hershey
Swing Kids is a 1993 American musical comedy film directed by Thomas Carter and starring Christian Bale, Robert Sean Leonard and Frank Whaley. In pre-WWII Germany, two high school students, ...more
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Kate Beckinsale, Denzel Washington, Keanu Reeves
Much Ado About Nothing is a 1993 British/American romantic comedy film based on William Shakespeare's play of the same name. It was adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh who ...more
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Michelle Pfeiffer, Winona Ryder, Daniel Day-Lewis
The Age of Innocence is a 1993 American film adaptation of Edith Wharton's 1920 novel of the same name. The film was released by Columbia Pictures, directed by Martin Scorsese, and stars Daniel ...more
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Paul Newman, Kyra Sedgwick, Blythe Danner
Mr. & Mrs. Bridge is a 1990 Merchant Ivory film based on the novels by Evan S. Connell of the same name. It is directed by James Ivory, with a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and produced ...more
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Claire Danes, Jude Law, Julia Stiles
I Love You, I Love You Not is a 1996 romantic drama film directed by Billy Hopkins and written by Wendy Kesselman.
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Uma Thurman, Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard
Tape is a 2001 American camcorder drama film directed by Richard Linklater and written by Stephen Belber, based on his play of the same name. It stars Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard, and Uma ...more
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Kathy Bates, David Warner, Rene Auberjonois
My Best Friend Is a Vampire is a 1987 American horror-comedy film directed by Jimmy Huston. The story revolves around a newly made vampire who is trying to live as a "good" vampire and ...more
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Sylvester Stallone, Burt Reynolds, Estella Warren
Driven is a 2001 action drama film directed by Renny Harlin and starring Sylvester Stallone, who also wrote and produced. It centers on a young racing driver's effort to win the Champ Car World ...more
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Whoopi Goldberg, Glenn Close, Bridget Fonda
In the Gloaming is a 1997 HBO film based on a story written by Alice Elliott Dark. Directed by Christopher Reeve, it stars Glenn Close, Bridget Fonda, Whoopi Goldberg and Robert Sean Leonard.
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Kate Beckinsale, Jennifer Beals, Chloƫ Sevigny
The Last Days of Disco is a 1998 sardonic comedy-drama film written and directed by Whit Stillman and loosely based on his travels and experiences in various nightclubs in Manhattan, including ...more
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Piper Perabo, Ryan Phillippe, Sarah Polley
The I Inside is a 2003 psychological thriller directed by Roland Suso Richter. It was written by Michael Cooney based on his own play Point of Death. This film has no connection with the ...more
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Cybill Shepherd, Stockard Channing, Mary Stuart Masterson
Married to It is a 1991 film directed by Arthur Hiller about three New York City couples with disparate careers, ages, and lifestyles who nonetheless bond through their mutual connection to a ...more
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Normandy: The Great Crusade Mariel Hemingway, Leslie Caron, John Benjamin Hickey
Normandy: The Great Crusade is a two-hour documentary on the World War II invasion of Normandy by the Allies on June 6, 1944. This documentary offers a stirring look at the human side of war, ...more
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Reluctant Saint: Francis of Assisi Liev Schreiber, Robert Sean Leonard
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A Painted House Logan Lerman, Scott Glenn, Geoffrey Lewis
A Painted House is a 2003 drama film directed by Alfonso Arau.
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Uma Thurman, Rosario Dawson, Ethan Hawke
Chelsea Walls is a 2001 independent film directed by Ethan Hawke and released by Lions Gate Entertainment. It stars Kris Kristofferson, Uma Thurman, Rosario Dawson, and Robert Sean Leonard among ...more
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Nathan Lane, Richard Jenkins, Tony Goldwyn
Adaptation of the stage play by Tom Griffin about about four mentally challenged housemates. Norman loves doughnuts, and a girl named Sheila; Barry fancies himself a golf instructor; Arnold is ...more
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John Lithgow, Cynthia Nixon, Richard Jenkins
The Manhattan Project is an American film, released in 1986. Named after the WWII-era program that constructed the first atomic weapons, the plot revolves around a gifted high school student who ...more
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Corsairs Patrick Dempsey, Martin Landau, Balthazar Getty
Corsairs is a 2002 TV movie directed by Michael Dinner.
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James Caan, Robert Sean Leonard, Daniel Roebuck
A Glimpse of Hell is a drama film originally made for TV and was initially shown on the FX TV network. It was released in the United States on March 18, 2001. It was filmed in Halifax, Nova ...more
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Kiefer Sutherland, Margaret Cho, Henry Winkler
Ground Control is a 1998 disaster thriller film directed by Richard Howard and starring Kiefer Sutherland, Bruce McGill, Kristy Swanson, and Robert Sean Leonard. The film features a cameo by ...more
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Susan Sarandon, Sean Astin, Marcia Gay Harden
Safe Passage is a 1994 English language drama film starring Susan Sarandon, and featuring Nick Stahl, Sam Shepard, Sean Astin and Jason London. Directed by Robert Allan Ackerman from a ...more
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James Woods, Cara Buono, Steve Forrest
Killer: A Journal of Murder is a 1995 American drama film written and directed by Tim Metcalfe. It is based on the life of serial killer Carl Panzram, and uses passages of his biography. James ...more
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