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The Best Shelley Duvall Movies  

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

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

This list features films like Changing Habits and Alone.

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

Shelley Duvall has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Tim Burton and Stanley Kubrick. Movie fans who love Shelley Duvall have also been known to enjoy films starring Andie MacDowell and Kathleen Turner.

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Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Scatman Crothers
The Shining is a 1980 British-American psychological horror film produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick, co-written with novelist Diane Johnson, and starring Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, ...more

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Sissy Spacek, Shelley Duvall, Belita Moreno
3 Women is a 1977 American film written and directed by Robert Altman, and starring Shelley Duvall, Sissy Spacek and Janice Rule. It depicts the increasingly bizarre, mysterious relationship ...more
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Jeff Goldblum, Lily Tomlin, Julie Christie
Nashville is a 1975 American musical drama film directed by Robert Altman. A winner of numerous awards and selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry, Nashville is ...more

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Sean Connery, John Cleese, Ian Holm
Time Bandits is a 1981 British fantasy film co-written, produced, and directed by Terry Gilliam, and starring Sean Connery, John Cleese, Shelley Duvall, Ralph Richardson, Katherine Helmond, Ian ...more

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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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Louise Fletcher, Shelley Duvall, Keith Carradine
Thieves Like Us is a 1974 film directed by Robert Altman and starring Keith Carradine and Shelley Duvall. The film was based on the novel Thieves Like Us by Edward Anderson, which was also the ...more
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Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Sigourney Weaver
Annie Hall is a 1977 American romantic comedy film directed by Woody Allen. Neurotic New York comedian Alvy Singer (Allen) falls in love with the ditzy Annie Hall (Diane Keaton).

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Steve Martin, Daryl Hannah, Damon Wayans
Roxanne is a 1987 American romantic comedy film directed by Fred Schepisi. It is a modern retelling of Edmond Rostand's 1897 verse play Cyrano de Bergerac, adapted by Steve Martin and starring ...more

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Paul Newman, Burt Lancaster, Harvey Keitel
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson is a 1976 revisionist Western directed by Robert Altman and based on the play Indians by Arthur Kopit. It stars Paul Newman as ...more
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Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Shelley Duvall
McCabe & Mrs. Miller is a 1971 American Western film starring Warren Beatty and Julie Christie, and directed by Robert Altman. The screenplay is based on Edmund Naughton's 1959 novel McCabe. ...more

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Drew Barrymore, Catherine O'Hara, Luke Wilson
Home Fries is a 1998 film directed by Dean Parisot, starring Drew Barrymore, Luke Wilson and Jake Busey. The script was originally penned by writer Vince Gilligan for a film class at New York ...more
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Hilary Duff, Pauly Shore, Teri Garr
Casper Meets Wendy is a direct-to-video film released on September 22, 1998. The film is a sequel to Casper: A Spirited Beginning; both films are prequel/spin-offs to the 1995 film Casper and ...more
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Shelley Duvall, Veronica Cartwright, Ken Olin
Bernice Bobs Her Hair is a 1976 drama film directed by Joan Micklin Silver.
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Shelley Duvall, Margaret Hamilton, Sally Kellerman
Brewster McCloud is a 1970 movie, directed by Robert Altman, about a young recluse who lives in a fallout shelter of the Houston Astrodome, where he is building a pair of wings so he can fly. He ...more
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Nicole Kidman, Christian Bale, Viggo Mortensen
The Portrait of a Lady is a 1996 film adaptation of Henry James's novel The Portrait of a Lady directed by Jane Campion. The film stars Nicole Kidman, Barbara Hershey, John Malkovich, ...more
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Christopher Lee, Honor Blackman, Shelley Duvall
Tale of the Mummy is a 1998 British-American horror film, directed by Russell Mulcahy, starring Jason Scott Lee, Jack Davenport, Louise Lombard and Christopher Lee. The film received a ...more
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Beau Bridges, Shelley Duvall, Harland Williams
RocketMan is a 1997 comic science fiction film directed by Stuart Gillard, and starring Harland Williams, Jessica Lundy, William Sadler and Jeffrey DeMunn. It was produced by Walt Disney ...more

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Shelley Duvall, Daniel Stern, Barret Oliver
Frankenweenie is a 1984 Tim Burton-directed short film produced with Buena Vista Distribution and co-written by Burton with Leonard Ripps. It is both a parody and homage to the 1931 film ...more

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Hulk Hogan, Christopher Lloyd, Elisabeth Moss
Suburban Commando is a 1991 American science fiction/comedy film, starring Hulk Hogan, Christopher Lloyd and Shelley Duvall. Burt Kennedy directed the film based on a screenplay by Frank ...more

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Manna from Heaven Cloris Leachman, Shirley Jones, Wendie Malick
Manna from Heaven is a 2002 film written by Gabrielle B. Burton and co-directed by her daughters Gabrielle C. Burton and Maria Burton. The film won awards at four film festivals. It was actor ...more
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Juliette Lewis, William Hurt, Artie Lange
The 4th Floor is a 1999 film, written and directed by Josh Klausner. The film stars Juliette Lewis, William Hurt, Shelley Duvall and Austin Pendleton. The film was released in 1999 in Germany, ...more

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Elisabeth Shue, Richard Linklater, Shelley Duvall
The Underneath is a 1995 American film directed by Steven Soderbergh, starring Peter Gallagher and Alison Elliott. The film is based on the novel Criss Cross by Don Tracy, and is a remake of the ...more
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Changing Habits Teri Garr, Shelley Duvall
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Frogs! Shelley Duvall
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Shelley Duvall, Alice Krige, Frank Gorshin
Twilight of the Ice Nymphs is a fantasy romance film; the fourth feature directed by Guy Maddin. The screenplay was written by George Toles and inspired by the novel Pan by Knut Hamsun, with an ...more