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

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

List films include Rainbow, Film Crew: Hollywood After Dark and many additional films as well.

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Jack Lemmon, Dyan Cannon, Walter Matthau Out to Sea is a 1997 romantic comedy film starring Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Rue McClanahan, Dyan Cannon and Brent Spiner. It was the final film for both Donald O'Connor and Edward Mulhare. ...more

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Starship Troopers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rue McClanahan Movies
Neil Patrick Harris, Denise Richards, Amy Smart Starship Troopers is a 1997 American military science fiction action film directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Edward Neumeier, originally from an unrelated script called Bug Hunt at ...more

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Odette Annable, David Hasselhoff, Coolio Dear God is a 1996 comedy film distributed by Paramount Pictures, directed by Garry Marshall and starring Greg Kinnear and Laurie Metcalf. The song of the same title by Midge Ure was used in the ...more

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George C. Scott, Joanne Woodward, Rue McClanahan They Might Be Giants is a 1971 film based on the play of the same name starring George C. Scott and Joanne Woodward. Occasionally cited mistakenly as a Broadway play, it never in fact opened in ...more

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Beyoncé Knowles, Mickey Rooney, Cuba Gooding Jr. The Fighting Temptations is a 2003 American musical comedy-drama film directed by Jonathan Lynn, written by Elizabeth Hunter and Saladin K. Patterson, and distributed by Paramount Pictures and ...more

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Piper Laurie, Rue McClanahan, Don Murray Rainbow is a television movie about the early life of actress Judy Garland that first aired in 1978 on American television.

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Josh Hutchersonm, Kate Jackson, Rue McClanahan Miracle Dogs is a 2003 drama-family film directed by Craig Clyde.

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Baby of the Bride Kristy McNichol, Rue McClanahan, Beverley Mitchell Baby of the Bride is a 1991 TV movie directed by Bill Bixby. The film premiered in 1991 and was released on DVD in 2003. The film was preceded by Children of the Bride and followed by Mother of ...more

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Catherine Bell, Kristy McNichol, Rue McClanahan Mother of the Bride is a 1993 TV movie that starred Kristy McNichol, who also served as producer of the movie and was directed by Charles Correll Jr. It was released on DVD in 2006. It was ...more

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Shannen Doherty, Rue McClanahan, Matt Mulhern A Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story is a 1994 biographical television film directed by Larry Peerce. The film is about the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel writer Margaret Mitchell, who ...more

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Suzanne Somers, Rodney Dangerfield, Laraine Newman Rusty: A Dog's Tale is a 1998 family film directed by Shuki Levy, starring Hal Holbrook and Rue McClanahan.

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Rue McClanahan, Candy Darling, Fannie Flagg Some of My Best Friends Are... is a 1971 drama film written and directed by Mervyn Nelson.

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John Ritter, Annette O'Toole, Rue McClanahan The Dreamer of Oz: The L. Frank Baum Story is a 1990 film that stars John Ritter as Lyman Frank Baum, the man who wrote The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and thirteen of the other Oz books. Also ...more

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Hal Holbrook, Frances Conroy, Rue McClanahan

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Children of the Bride Kristy McNichol, Rue McClanahan, Patrick Duffy Children of the Bride is a 1990 TV movie directed by Jonathan Sanger. The film premiered in 1990 and was released on DVD in 2003. The film was followed by Baby of the Bride and Mother of the

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Rue McClanahan, Della Reese, Robert Tinkler

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Vivica A. Fox, David Alan Grier, Rue McClanahan A Saintly Switch is an American made for TV comedy film directed by Peter Bogdanovich and produced in 1999 in by Walt Disney Entertainment, first exhibited on ABC's The Wonderful World of ...more

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Five Minutes to Love Rue McClanahan Five Minutes to Love is a 1963 American drama film directed by John Hayes and starring Rue McClanahan as Poochie, a woman who lives in a junkyard. The film was critically lambasted, and later ...more

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Word of Honor John Malkovich, Rue McClanahan, Karl Malden Word of Honor is a 1981 film co-written by David Ackles and I.C. Rapoport. It starred Karl Malden and featured appearances by a young Ron Silver and the film debut of John Malkovich. It was ...more

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Nunsense 2: The Sequel Rue McClanahan, David Stern, Christine Toy

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The Rimers of Eldritch Susan Sarandon, Rue McClanahan, Frances Sternhagen

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Rue McClanahan, Stephanie Zimbalist, Tony Randall The Man in the Brown Suit is a 1989 tv film directed by Alan Grint.

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Nunsense 3: The Jamboree Rue McClanahan, Vicki Lawrence, Deborah Del Mastro

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Annabelle's Wish Cloris Leachman, Alison Krauss, Randy Travis Annabelle's Wish is a 1997 American animated Christmas film that revolves around a young calf who aspires to learn to fly and become one of Santa Claus' reindeer. It is narrated by American ...more

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Hogan's Goat Faye Dunaway, Rue McClanahan, Philip Bosco Hogan's Goat is a 1971 drama film written by William Alfred and directed by Glenn Jordan.

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Nuncrackers John Ritter, Rue McClanahan, Teri Gibson Nuncrackers is a 2001 Musical Comedy film written by Dan Goggin and directed by Dan Goggin and David Stern.

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Rue McClanahan, Lea Marmer Walk the Angry Beach, also known as Hollywood After Dark and The Unholy Choice, is an exploitation film starring Rue McClanahan as a stripper who aspires to become a movie actress, but ends up ...more

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Film Crew: Hollywood After Dark Rue McClanahan, Bill Corbett, Kevin Murphy

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Rue McClanahan, John Houseman, Jeffrey Combs The Skin of Our Teeth is the 1983 biographical drama TV episode of American Playhouse TV Series.

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Angels Flight Rue McClanahan, Michael Fox, Warren J. Kemmerling