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The Best Steve Zahn Movies

Updated September 24, 2019 2.0k votes 228 voters 16.4k views45 items

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

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

Items here include everything from Joy Ride to Reality Bites.

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

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    A Perfect Getaway
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    A Perfect Getaway

    Milla Jovovich, Chris Hemsworth

    Released2009

    Directed byDavid Twohy

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    Crimson Tide
    73
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    Crimson Tide

    Denzel Washington, Viggo Mortensen

    Released1995

    Directed byTony Scott

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    Riding in Cars with Boys
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    Riding in Cars with Boys

    Drew Barrymore, Maggie Gyllenhaal

    Released2001

    Directed byPenny Marshall

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    Happy, Texas
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    Happy, Texas

    William H. Macy, Ron Perlman

    Released1999

    Directed byMark Illsley

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    Saving Silverman
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    Saving Silverman

    Jack Black, Amanda Peet

    Released2001

    Directed byDennis Dugan

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    National Security
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    National Security

    Martin Lawrence, Eric Roberts

    Released2003

    Directed byDennis Dugan

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    Diary of a Wimpy Kid
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    Chloë Grace Moretz, Rachael Harris

    Released2010

    Directed byThor Freudenthal

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  • 8
    Chicken Little
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    Patrick Stewart, Joan Cusack

    Released2005

    Directed byMark Dindal

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    Employee of the Month
    34
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    Christina Applegate, Jenna Fischer

    Released2004

    Directed byMitch Rouse

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  • 10
    SubUrbia
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    Parker Posey, Giovanni Ribisi

    Released1996

    Directed byRichard Linklater

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  • 11
    Dr. Dolittle 2
    51
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    Dr. Dolittle 2

    Eddie Murphy, Kristen Wilson

    Released2001

    Directed bySteve Carr

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    Forces of Nature
    39
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    Forces of Nature

    Sandra Bullock, Ben Affleck

    Released1999

    Directed byBronwen Hughes

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  • 13
    Management
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    Management

    Jennifer Aniston, Elizabeth Banks

    Released2008

    Directed byStephen Belber

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  • 14
    Bandidas
    30
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    Bandidas

    Salma Hayek, Penélope Cruz

    Released2006

    Directed byJoachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg

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  • 15
    Joy Ride
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    Paul Walker, Leelee Sobieski

    Released2001

    Directed byJohn Dahl

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    Out of Sight
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    Out of Sight

    Jennifer Lopez, George Clooney

    Released1998

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

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    Shattered Glass
    25
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    Shattered Glass

    Rosario Dawson, Hayden Christensen

    Released2003

    Directed byBilly Ray

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    That Thing You Do!
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    That Thing You Do!

    Charlize Theron, Tom Hanks

    Released1996

    Directed byTom Hanks

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    Sahara
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    Sahara

    Penélope Cruz, Matthew McConaughey

    Released2005

    Directed byBreck Eisner

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    Stuart Little 2
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    Hugh Laurie, Geena Davis

    Released2002

    Directed byRob Minkoff

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    Safe Men
    16
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    Paul Giamatti, Mark Ruffalo

    Released1998

    Directed byJohn Hamburg

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  • 22
    Where'd You Go, Bernadette
    2
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    Where'd You Go, Bernadette

    Cate Blanchett, Billy Crudup

    Released2018

    Directed byRichard Linklater

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    Race the Sun
    12
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    Race the Sun

    Halle Berry, Eliza Dushku

    Released1996

    Directed byCharles T. Kanganis

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  • 24
    Strange Wilderness
    23
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    Strange Wilderness

    Jonah Hill, Ernest Borgnine

    Released2008

    Directed byFred Wolf

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    Tall Girl
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    Tall Girl

    Ava Michelle, Griffin Gluck

    Released2019

    Directed byNzingha Stewart

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