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The Best Sarah Jessica Parker Movies 

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

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

List includes Sex and the City, Dudley Do-Right and more.

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Hocus Pocus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Sarah Jessica Parker Movies
Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler, Thora Birch

Released: 1993

Directed by: Kenny Ortega

Hocus Pocus is a 1993 American comedy fantasy film directed by Kenny Ortega and starring Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy as a trio of witches, the Sanderson Sisters, who are ...more

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Jennifer Hudson, Kim Cattrall

Released: 2008

Directed by: Michael Patrick King

This film is a 2008 American blue romantic comedy film written and directed by Michael Patrick King, and a film adaptation of the HBO comedy series of the same name about four female friends: ...more

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Rachel McAdams, Sarah Jessica Parker, Claire Danes

Released: 2005

Directed by: Thomas Bezucha

The Family Stone is a 2005 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Thomas Bezucha. Produced by Michael London and distributed by 20th Century Fox, it stars an ensemble cast, including ...more

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Goldie Hawn, Heather Locklear

Released: 1996

Directed by: Hugh Wilson

The First Wives Club is a 1996 comedy film, based on the best-selling 1992 novel of the same name by Olivia Goldsmith. Narrated by Diane Keaton, it stars Keaton, Goldie Hawn, and Bette Midler as ...more

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Kevin Bacon, John Lithgow

Released: 1984

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Footloose is a 1984 American musical-drama directed by Herbert Ross. It tells the story of Ren McCormack, an upbeat Chicago teen who moves to a small town in which, as a result of the efforts of ...more

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Helen Hunt, Cyndi Lauper

Released: 1985

Directed by: Alan Metter

Girls Just Want to Have Fun is a 1985 American romantic comedy dance film directed by Alan Metter and starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Helen Hunt. For many years, Comedy Central, Lifetime, USA ...more

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Miley Cyrus, Penélope Cruz, Sarah Jessica Parker

Released: 2010

Directed by: Michael Patrick King

This film is a 2010 American romantic comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Michael Patrick King. It is the sequel to the 2008 film, which is based on the HBO TV series of the same ...more

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Zooey Deschanel, Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew McConaughey

Released: 2006

Directed by: Tom Dey

Failure to Launch is a 2006 American romantic comedy film. In the movie a 35-year-old man lives in the home of his parents and shows no interest in leaving the comfortable life his parents, ...more

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Bruce Willis, Tom Sizemore

Released: 1993

Directed by: Rowdy Herrington

Striking Distance is a 1993 action thriller film starring Bruce Willis as a Pittsburgh Police homicide detective Thomas Hardy. The film co-stars Sarah Jessica Parker, Dennis Farina, and Tom ...more
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Sarah Jessica Parker, Steve Martin, Patrick Stewart

Released: 1991

Directed by: Mick Jackson

L.A. Story is a 1991 American romantic comedy fantasy satire film, written by and starring Steve Martin, and directed by Mick Jackson. Set in Los Angeles, California, it relates a series of ...more

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Christina Hendricks, Sarah Jessica Parker, Olivia Munn

Released: 2011

Directed by: Douglas McGrath

I Don't Know How She Does It is a 2011 American comedy film based on Allison Pearson's novel of the same name. The film stars Sarah Jessica Parker, Pierce Brosnan, and Greg Kinnear.

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Nicolas Cage, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bruno Mars

Released: 1992

Directed by: Andrew Bergman

Honeymoon in Vegas is a 1992 comedy film directed by Andrew Bergman and starring Nicolas Cage, James Caan and Sarah Jessica Parker.

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Paul Reubens, Veronica Cartwright

Released: 1986

Directed by: Randal Kleiser

Flight of the Navigator is a 1986 comic science fiction film directed by Randal Kleiser and written by Mark H. Baker and Michael Burton, about David Freeman, a 12-year-old boy who is taken by an ...more

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In the Best Interest of ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Sarah Jessica Parker Movies
In the Best Interest of the Children Sarah Jessica Parker, Jane Lynch, Sally Struthers

Directed by: Michael Ray Rhodes

In the Best Interest of the Children is a fact-based TV film starring Sarah Jessica Parker who plays a woman struggling with manic-depression while raising her five children. This leads to the ...more
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Natalie Portman, Jack Nicholson, Sarah Jessica Parker

Released: 1996

Directed by: Tim Burton

Mars Attacks! is a 1996 American comic science fiction film directed by Tim Burton and written by Jonathan Gems. Based on the cult trading card series of the same name, the film features an ...more

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Miami Rhapsody is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Sarah Jessica Parker Movies
Sarah Jessica Parker, Naomi Campbell, Carla Gugino

Released: 1995

Directed by: David Frankel

Miami Rhapsody is a 1995 American romantic comedy film starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Gil Bellows, Antonio Banderas, Mia Farrow, Paul Mazursky, Kevin Pollak, Barbara Garrick, and Carla Gugino. ...more
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Johnny Depp, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bill Murray

Released: 1994

Directed by: Tim Burton

Ed Wood is a 1994 American period comedy-drama biopic directed and produced by Tim Burton, and starring Johnny Depp as cult filmmaker Ed Wood. The film concerns the period in Wood's life when he ...more

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Hugh Grant, Sam Elliott

Released: 2009

Directed by: Marc Lawrence

Did You Hear About the Morgans? is a 2009 American romantic comedy film directed and written by Marc Lawrence. Golden Globe winners Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker portray the film's ...more

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Scarlett Johansson, Sarah Jessica Parker, Ben Stiller

Released: 1996

Directed by: Eric Schaeffer

If Lucy Fell is a 1996 romantic comedy starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Eric Schaeffer and Ben Stiller. It was released on DVD January 30, 2001. A young Scarlett Johansson plays a neighbor / art ...more
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Halle Berry, Jessica Biel, Sofía Vergara

Released: 2011

Directed by: Garry Marshall

New Year's Eve is a 2011 American romantic comedy film directed by Garry Marshall. Like Valentine's Day, it depicts a series of holiday vignettes of the state of several romances and features a ...more

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Here and Now is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Sarah Jessica Parker Movies
Here and Now Sarah Jessica Parker, Simon Baker, Common

Released: 2018

Directed by: Fabien Constant

Here and Now (a.k.a. Blue Night) is a 2018 American romantic drama film directed by Fabien Constant. A successful New York singer (Sarah Jessica Parker) gets a grim diagnosis that puts her life ...more
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Sarah Jessica Parker, Alec Baldwin, Julia Stiles

Released: 2000

Directed by: David Mamet

State and Main is a 2000 comedy film, written and directed by David Mamet and starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rebecca Pidgeon, Sarah Jessica Parker, Julia Stiles, William H. Macy and Alec ...more
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Sarah Jessica Parker, Brendan Fraser, Alfred Molina

Released: 1999

Directed by: Hugh Wilson

Dudley Do-Right is a 1999 romantic comedy film, based on Jay Ward's Dudley Do-Right, produced by Davis Entertainment for Universal Studios. The film stars Brendan Fraser as the cartoon's title ...more

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Somewhere Tomorrow Sarah Jessica Parker, Elisabeth Shue, Nancy Addison

Released: 1983

Directed by: Robert Wiemer

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Sarah Jessica Parker, Stephen Colbert, Matthew Broderick

Released: 2005

Directed by: Paul Dinello

Strangers with Candy is a 2005 comedy film released by THINKFilm, first screened at the Sundance Film Festival. It serves as a prequel to the TV series of the same name. Among the executive ...more