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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
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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Sex and the City is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Sarah Jessica Parker Movies
Sarah Jessica Parker, Jennifer Hudson, Kim Cattrall
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
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, Kevin Bacon, John Lithgow
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
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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Sarah Jessica Parker, Goldie Hawn, Heather Locklear
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, Bruce Willis, Tom Sizemore
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
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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Miley Cyrus, Penélope Cruz, Sarah Jessica Parker
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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Christina Hendricks, Sarah Jessica Parker, Olivia Munn
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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Sarah Jessica Parker, Paul Reubens, Veronica Cartwright
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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Zooey Deschanel, Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew McConaughey
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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In the Best Interest of ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Sarah Jessica Parker Movies
In the Best Interest of the Children
Sarah Jessica Parker, Jane Lynch, Sally Struthers
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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Nicolas Cage, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bruno Mars
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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Scarlett Johansson, Sarah Jessica Parker, Ben Stiller
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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Natalie Portman, Jack Nicholson, Sarah Jessica Parker
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) 17 on the list The Best Sarah Jessica Parker Movies
Sarah Jessica Parker, Naomi Campbell, Carla Gugino
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
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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Somewhere Tomorrow
Sarah Jessica Parker, Elisabeth Shue, Nancy Addison
Somewhere Tomorrow is a 1983 film directed by Robert Wiemer.
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Sarah Jessica Parker, Alec Baldwin, Julia Stiles
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, Hugh Grant, Sam Elliott
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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Sarah Jessica Parker, Brendan Fraser, Alfred Molina
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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Halle Berry, Jessica Biel, Sofía Vergara
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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Jessica Alba, Sofía Vergara, Sarah Jessica Parker
Escape from Planet Earth is a 2012 animated adventure comedy film written by Cory Edwards and Tony Leech and directed by Callan Brunker.
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Sarah Jessica Parker, Hugh Grant, Gene Hackman
Extreme Measures is a 1996 thriller film based on Michael Palmer's 1991 novel of the same name, dealing with the ethics of medical sacrifices.