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Celebrate the actor's memory with this list of the best Robin Williams movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Robin Williams'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 Robin Williams movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Robin Williams movies will be at the top of the list. Robin Williams has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Robin Williams movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Robin Williams films to end the squabble once and for all.If you think the best Robin Williams role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Robin Williams performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

A list made up of films like Mrs. Doubtfire and Good Will Hunting.

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

Steven Spielberg and Christopher Nolan are among those who have directed Robin Williams at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. If you're a fan of Robin Williams, then check out our lists of the best Billy Crystal and Will Smith movies as well.

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3,162 338
Good Will Hunting is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Ben Affleck, Robin Williams, Matt Damon
Good Will Hunting is a 1997 American drama film directed by Gus Van Sant, and starring Matt Damon, Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, Minnie Driver and Stellan Skarsgård. Written by Affleck and ...more
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2,996 531
Dead Poets Society is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
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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3,835 399
Mrs. Doubtfire is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Pierce Brosnan, Sally Field
Mrs. Doubtfire is a 1993 American comedy film, starring Robin Williams and Sally Field and based on the novel Alias Madame Doubtfire by Anne Fine. It was directed by Chris Columbus and ...more
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2,948 260
Good Morning, Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, J. T. Walsh
Good Morning, Vietnam is a 1987 American comedy film written by Mitch Markowitz and directed by Barry Levinson. Set in Saigon in 1965, during Vietnam, the film stars Robin Williams as a radio DJ ...more
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2,948 233
Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried, Frank Welker
Aladdin is a 1992 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Aladdin is the 31st animated feature in the Walt Disney ...more
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2,491 440
Hook is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts, Robin Williams
Hook is a 1991 American fantasy adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg and written by James V. Hart and Malia Scotch Marmo. It stars Robin Williams as Peter Pan/Peter Banning, Dustin ...more
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2,827 423
Jumanji is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson
Jumanji is a 1995 American fantasy adventure film directed by Joe Johnston. It is an adaptation of the 1981 children's book of the same name by Chris Van Allsburg. The film was directed by Joe ...more
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2,498 405
Patch Adams is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Monica Potter
Patch Adams is a 1998 semi-biographical comedy-drama film starring Robin Williams, Monica Potter, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Bob Gunton. Directed by Tom Shadyac, it is based on the life story of ...more
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1,603 279
Awakenings is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Vin Diesel
Awakenings is a 1990 American drama film based on Oliver Sacks' 1973 memoir of the same title. It tells the true story of British neurologist Oliver Sacks, fictionalized as American Malcolm ...more
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1,900 348
The Birdcage is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Hank Azaria
The Birdcage is a 1996 American comedy film, directed by Mike Nichols and stars Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane, and Dianne Wiest. Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Hank Azaria, and ...more
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1,759 423
What Dreams May Come is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Max von Sydow
What Dreams May Come is a 1998 American fantasy drama film, starring Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Annabella Sciorra and Max von Sydow. The film is based on the 1978 novel of the same name ...more
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2,019 335
Night at the Museum is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino
Night at the Museum is a 2006 American fantasy adventure-comedy film based on the 1993 children's book of the same name by Milan Trenc. It follows a divorced father trying to settle down, ...more
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1,605 354
Jack is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Jennifer Lopez, Robin Williams, Diane Lane
Jack is a 1996 American comedy-drama film starring Robin Williams, Diane Lane, Jennifer Lopez, Fran Drescher, Bill Cosby, and Brian Kerwin. It was directed by Francis Ford Coppola. Williams ...more
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1,313 306
The Fisher King is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Jeff Bridges, Tom Waits
The Fisher King is a 1991 American comedy-drama film written by Richard LaGravenese and directed by Terry Gilliam. It stars Robin Williams and Jeff Bridges, with Mercedes Ruehl, Amanda Plummer, ...more
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1,103 404
One Hour Photo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Connie Nielsen, Clark Gregg
One Hour Photo is a 2002 American psychological thriller film written and directed by Mark Romanek and starring Robin Williams, Connie Nielsen, Michael Vartan, Gary Cole, and Eriq La Salle. ...more
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983 299
Insomnia is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank
Insomnia is a 2002 American thriller film directed by Christopher Nolan, and starring Al Pacino, Robin Williams and Hilary Swank. It tells the story of two Los Angeles homicide detectives ...more
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1,533 259
Night at the Museum: Battle of... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Amy Adams, Robin Williams, Ben Stiller
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian is a 2009 American adventure comedy film directed by Shawn Levy, and starring Ben Stiller, Amy Adams, Owen Wilson, Hank Azaria, Christopher Guest ...more
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1,311 281
Bicentennial Man is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Sam Neill, Oliver Platt
Bicentennial Man is a 1999 American science fiction family comedy-drama film starring Robin Williams. Based on the novel The Positronic Man, co-written by Isaac Asimov and Robert Silverberg, ...more
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1,052 280
The World According to Garp is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Glenn Close, John Lithgow
The World According to Garp is 1982 American comedy-drama film directed by George Roy Hill and starring Robin Williams in the title role. It is based on the novel of the same title by John ...more
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1,479 368
Flubber is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Marcia Gay Harden, Wil Wheaton
Flubber is a 1997 comedy film and a remake of The Absent-Minded Professor, directed by Les Mayfield. The film was produced by Walt Disney Pictures, and stars Robin Williams, Marcia Gay Harden, ...more
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910 312
A.I. Artificial Intelligence is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Meryl Streep, Robin Williams, Jude Law
A.I. Artificial Intelligence, also known as A.I., is a 2001 American science fiction film written, directed, and produced by Steven Spielberg, and based on Brian Aldiss's short story Super-Toys ...more
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1,514 273
Happy Feet is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, Robin Williams
Happy Feet is a 2006 Australian-American computer-animated musical family film, directed, produced and co-written by George Miller. It was produced at Sydney-based visual effects and animation ...more
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1,232 322
Popeye is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Linda Hunt, Dennis Franz
Popeye is a 1980 American musical comedy film, directed by Robert Altman and is a live-action film adaptation of E. C. Segar's Thimble Theatre aka Popeye comic strip. It stars Robin Williams as ...more
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709 235
Moscow on the Hudson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, MarĂ­a Conchita Alonso, Paul Mazursky
Moscow on the Hudson is a 1984 American romantic comedy-drama film starring Robin Williams, directed and co-written by Paul Mazursky. Williams plays a circus musician who defects while on a ...more
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830 261
August Rush is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Ever Robin Williams Movies
Robin Williams, Keri Russell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
August Rush is a 2007 drama film directed by Kirsten Sheridan and written by Nick Castle, James V. Hart, and Paul Castro, and produced by Richard Barton Lewis. Deciding to run away to New York ...more