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The Best Steve Guttenberg Movies

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of films like 3 Men and a Little Lady and The Big Green.

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  • 1

    Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol

    Sharon Stone, Steve Guttenberg


    Directed byJim Drake

    Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol is the fourth comedy film in the Police Academy series. It was released in 1987. A group of Police Academy graduates are sent to train a group of newly recruited...  more
  • 2


    Mickey Rourke, Kevin Bacon


    Directed byBarry Levinson

    Diner is a 1982 American comedy-drama written and directed by Barry Levinson. The film is Levinson's screen directing debut, and the first of Levinson's four "Baltimore Films" set in his hometown...  more

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  • 3

    It Takes Two

    Kirstie Alley, Ashley Olsen


    Directed byAndy Tennant

    It Takes Two is a 1995 film starring Kirstie Alley, Steve Guttenberg and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. The movie title was taken from the song, "It Takes Two", by Marvin Gaye and Kim Weston, which was...  more
  • 4

    The Boys from Brazil

    Laurence Olivier, Gregory Peck


    Directed byFranklin J. Schaffner

    The Boys from Brazil is a 1978 British-American thriller film directed by Franklin J. Schaffner. It stars Gregory Peck and Laurence Olivier and features James Mason, Lilli Palmer, Uta Hagen and Steve...  more

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  • 5

    Police Academy

    Kim Cattrall, Steve Guttenberg


    Directed byHugh Wilson

    Police Academy is a 1984 comedy film directed by Hugh Wilson, and starring Steve Guttenberg, Kim Cattrall, and G.W. Bailey. It grossed approximately $146 million worldwide and spawned six more films...  more

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  • 6

    Three Men and a Baby

    Tom Selleck, Ted Danson


    Directed byLeonard Nimoy

    Three Men and a Baby is a 1987 comedy film directed by Leonard Nimoy, and starring Tom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg, Ted Danson and Nancy Travis. It follows the mishaps and adventures of three bachelors...  more

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  • 7

    The Big Green

    Steve Guttenberg, Olivia d'Abo


    Directed byHolly Goldberg Sloan

    The Big Green is a 1995 Walt Disney Pictures film starring Steve Guttenberg and Olivia d'Abo, written and directed by Holly Goldberg Sloan. It also stars Bug Hall, Chauncey Leopardi, and Patrick...  more

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  • 8

    Don't Tell Her It's Me

    Steve Guttenberg, Shelley Long


    Directed byMalcolm Mowbray

    Don't Tell Her It's Me is a 1990 comedy film starring Shelley Long, Steve Guttenberg, and Jami Gertz. The film was directed by Malcolm Mowbray and written by Sarah Bird....  more
  • 9

    Casper: A Spirited Beginning

    James Earl Jones, Pauly Shore


    Directed bySean McNamara

    Casper: A Spirited Beginning is a direct-to-video and first prequel/spin-off to the 1995 film Casper, produced by Harvey Comics and Saban Entertainment and released by 20th Century Fox Home...  more
  • 10

    Police Academy 3: Back in Training

    Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith


    Directed byJerry Paris

    Police Academy 3: Back in Training is a 1986 comedy film directed by Jerry Paris. It is the third film and the second of the six sequels of the Police Academy film series. Despite receiving generally...  more
  • 11

    Short Circuit

    Steve Guttenberg, Ally Sheedy


    Directed byJohn Badham

    Short Circuit is a 1986 American comic science fiction film directed by John Badham, and written by S. S. Wilson and Brent Maddock. The film's plot centers upon an experimental military robot which...  more

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  • 12


    Steve Guttenberg, Clint Howard


    Directed byRon Howard

    Cocoon is a 1985 science fiction film directed by Ron Howard about a group of elderly people rejuvenated by aliens. The movie stars Don Ameche, Wilford Brimley, Hume Cronyn, Brian Dennehy, Jack...  more

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  • 13

    Tower of Terror

    Kirsten Dunst, Steve Guttenberg


    Directed byD. J. MacHale

    Tower of Terror is a 1997 made-for-TV supernatural thriller directed by D. J. MacHale. It is based on the theme park attraction, The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, at Disney's Hollywood Studios at...  more
  • 14

    The Poseidon Adventure

    Steve Guttenberg, Rutger Hauer


    Directed byJohn Putch

    The Poseidon Adventure is a 2005 action and adventure made-for-TV film based on Paul Gallico's novel of the same name. It is a remake of the 1972 film of the same name....  more

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  • 15

    Home for the Holidays

    Robert Downey Jr., Claire Danes


    Directed byJodie Foster

    Home for the Holidays is a 1995 comedy-drama film directed by Jodie Foster and produced by Peggy Rajski and Foster. The screenplay was by W. D. Richter based on the short story by Chris Radant. The...  more
  • 16

    Three Men and a Little Lady

    Tom Selleck, Ted Danson


    Directed byEmile Ardolino

    Three Men and a Little Lady is a 1990 American comedy film, and the sequel to the 1987 film Three Men and a Baby. Tom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg, and Ted Danson reprise the leading roles....  more
  • 17

    Zeus and Roxanne

    Steve Guttenberg, Arnold Vosloo


    Directed byGeorge T. Miller

    Zeus and Roxanne is a 1997 family comedy/adventure film directed by George T. Miller. The film revolves around the friendship between the title characters, a dog and a dolphin, respectively. The film...  more

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  • 18


    Helen Hunt, Henry Fonda


    Directed byJames Goldstone

    Rollercoaster is a 1977 disaster-suspense film starring George Segal, Richard Widmark, Henry Fonda and Timothy Bottoms, and directed by James Goldstone. It was one of the few films to be shown in...  more


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  • 19

    Amazon Women on the Moon

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Carrie Fisher


    Directed byPeter Horton, Carl Gottlieb, John Landis, Joe Dante, Robert K. Weiss

    Amazon Women on the Moon is a 1987 American satirical comedy film that parodies the experience of watching low-budget movies on late-night television. The film, featuring a large ensemble cast, was...  more

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  • 20

    High Spirits

    Liam Neeson, Jennifer Tilly


    Directed byNeil Jordan

    High Spirits is a 1988 fantasy comedy film directed by Neil Jordan and starring Steve Guttenberg, Daryl Hannah, Beverly D'Angelo, Liam Neeson and Peter O'Toole. Set in a remote Irish castle called...  more


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  • 21

    Fatal Rescue

    Steve Guttenberg, Maximilian Artajo


    Directed byStephen Manuel

    Fatal Rescue is a 2009 action drama film written by Julia Neumann, Sabine Leipert and directed by Stephen Manuel....
  • 22

    Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment

    Steve Guttenberg, Jason Hervey


    Directed byJerry Paris

    Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment is a 1985 comedy film directed by Jerry Paris. It is the first of six sequels in the Police Academy series. Many actors return from the first film to...  more
  • 23

    Cocoon: The Return

    Courteney Cox, Steve Guttenberg


    Directed byDaniel Petrie

    Cocoon: The Return is a 1988 science fiction film that is the sequel to the 1985 film Cocoon. All of the starring actors from the first film reprised their roles in this film, although Brian Dennehy...  more
  • 24

    Bad Medicine

    Gilbert Gottfried, Steve Guttenberg


    Directed byHarvey Miller

    Bad Medicine is a 1985 comedy film starring Steve Guttenberg, Alan Arkin, and Julie Hagerty. The film was written and directed by Harvey Miller, and was based on the novel Calling Dr. Horowitz, by...  more
  • 25

    Home Team

    Steve Guttenberg, Sophie Lorain


    Directed byAllan A. Goldstein

    Home Team is a 1998 comedy film starring Steve Guttenberg....  more