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The Best Shawnee Smith Movies 

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

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

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Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Steve Buscemi

Released: 2005

Directed by: Michael Bay

The Island is a 2005 American science fiction action thriller film directed by Michael Bay, starring Ewan McGregor and Scarlett Johansson. It was released on July 22, 2005, in the United States ...more

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Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer

Released: 2005

Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman

Saw II is a 2005 Canadian-American horror film, a sequel to 2004's Saw and the second installment in the seven-part Saw franchise, directed and co-written by Darren Lynn Bousman. Co-written with ...more

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Danny Glover, Monica Potter, Shawnee Smith

Released: 2004

Directed by: James Wan

Saw is a 2004 horror film written by Leigh Whannell and directed by James Wan, in Wan's directorial debut. In the film, Adam (Whannell) and Lawrence (Cary Elwes) awaken chained in a large ...more

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Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer, Donnie Wahlberg

Released: 2006

Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman

Saw III is a 2006 Canadian-American horror film directed by Darren Lynn Bousman from a screenplay by Leigh Whannell and story by James Wan and Whannell. Wan and Whannell directed and wrote Saw ...more

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Kirstie Alley, Mark Harmon, Shawnee Smith

Released: 1987

Directed by: Carl Reiner

Summer School is a 1987 comedy film directed by Carl Reiner. It stars Mark Harmon as a high school gym teacher who is forced to teach a remedial English class during the summer. It co-stars ...more

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Stephen King, Rob Lowe, Molly Ringwald

Released: 1994

Directed by: Mick Garris

The Stand is a 1994 American television miniseries based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. King also wrote the teleplay, and has a cameo role in the series. It was directed by Mick ...more

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Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer

Released: 2007

Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman

Saw IV is a 2007 Canadian-American horror film and the fourth installment of the Saw franchise. It was directed by Darren Lynn Bousman and written by newcomers Patrick Melton, Marcus Dunstan, ...more

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Shawnee Smith, Marina Sirtis, Beau Mirchoff

Released: 2009

Directed by: Toby Wilkins

The Grudge 3 is a 2009 American horror film and the third installment in The Grudge franchise. Toby Wilkins, who had previously directed the successful film Splinter and the short films Tales ...more

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John Candy, Jeffrey Jones, Shawnee Smith

Released: 1989

Directed by: Paul Flaherty

Who's Harry Crumb? is a comedy-mystery film featuring John Candy as the title character. Paul Flaherty directed the film, which co-stars Annie Potts, Jeffrey Jones and Shawnee Smith. An ...more

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#130 of 439 The Funniest '80s Movies #78 of 139 The Funniest Slapstick Movies Ever Made

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Mickey Rourke, Anthony Hopkins, Shawnee Smith

Released: 1990

Directed by: Michael Cimino

Desperate Hours is a 1990 remake of the 1955 William Wyler crime drama of the same title. Both films are based on the novel by Joseph Hayes, who also co-wrote the script for this movie with ...more
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Erika Eleniak, Shawnee Smith, Julie McCullough

Released: 1988

Directed by: Chuck Russell

The Blob is a 1988 monster horror film written by Chuck Russell and Frank Darabont, and directed by Russell. It stars Kevin Dillon, Shawnee Smith, Donovan Leitch, Jeffrey DeMunn, Candy Clark and ...more

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Shawnee Smith, Larry Miller, Bobbie Phillips

Released: 1998

Directed by: Ian Kessner, Adam Grossman

Carnival of Souls is a 1998 horror film, a remake of Herk Harvey's 1962 horror film of the same name, although it has very little in common with the story of the original. It stars Bobbie ...more
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Bombshell Shawnee Smith, Mädchen Amick, Henry Thomas

Released: 1996

Directed by: Paul Wynne

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Shawnee Smith, Betsy Russell, Tobin Bell

Released: 2009

Directed by: Kevin Greutert

Saw VI is a 2009 Canadian-American horror film directed by Kevin Greutert from a screenplay written by Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan. It is the sixth installment in the seven–part Saw ...more

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I Saw What You Did Candace Cameron-Bure, Shawnee Smith, David Carradine

Released: 1988

Directed by: Fred Walton

I Saw What You Did is a 1988 television film directed by Fred Walton. The film is a remake of the 1965 movie of the same name, starring Joan Crawford. It received generally negative reviews, ...more
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Guy Pearce, Shawnee Smith, John Hawkes

Released: 1999

Directed by: Toni Kalem

A Slipping-Down Life is a 1999 romantic drama film directed by Toni Kalem. Based on a novel by Anne Tyler, it stars Lili Taylor and Guy Pearce.
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The Low Life Renée Zellweger, Kyra Sedgwick, Sean Astin

Released: 1996

Directed by: George Hickenlooper

The Low Life is a 1995 American film starring Rory Cochrane and directed and co-written by George Hickenlooper.
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Bruce Willis, Nick Nolte, Owen Wilson

Released: 1999

Directed by: Alan Rudolph

Breakfast of Champions is a 1999 American comedy film adapted and directed by Alan Rudolph from the novel of the same name by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. It was entered into the 49th Berlin International ...more
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Mimi Michaels, Shawnee Smith, Ken Foree

Released: 2008

Directed by: Ben Ketai

30 Days of Night: Dust to Dust is a 6-part miniseries that was released on FEARnet.com and FEARnet On Demand that acts as a sequel to the 2007 movie 30 Days of Night in 2008. Set one month after ...more
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Shawnee Smith, Mireille Enos, Tracey Gold

Released: 1996

Directed by: Mary Lambert

Face of Evil is a 1996 TV movie starring Tracey Gold as Darcy Palmer, Perry King as Russell Polk and Shawnee Smith as his daughter Jeanelle Polk.
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Nina Dobrev, Shawnee Smith, Michael Rooker

Released: 2006

Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman

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Jon Favreau filmography, Shawnee Smith, Mary Stuart Masterson

Released: 1997

Directed by: George Hickenlooper

Dogtown is a 1997 drama film by George Hickenlooper about life in the small Missouri town of Cuba, Missouri starring Mary Stuart Masterson, Jon Favreau, Rory Cochrane, Harold Russell, and ...more
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Slaughter AnnaLynne McCord, Shawnee Smith, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

Released: 2009

Directed by: Víctor García

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Robert Duvall, Kevin Bacon, John Hurt

Released: 2012

Directed by: Billy Bob Thornton

Jayne Mansfield's Car is a 2012 drama film directed by Billy Bob Thornton, marking his first directing job since 2001's Daddy and Them. Thornton also stars alongside Robert Duvall, John Hurt, ...more
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The Party Crashers Shawnee Smith, John Saxon, Chris Jacobs

Released: 2001

Directed by: Phil Leirness