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

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

This list contains films like Hitler: The Rise of Evil and Six Degrees of Separation.

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

Movie fans who love Stockard Channing have also been known to enjoy films starring Lillian Gish and Brenda Blethyn.

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Grease John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing Grease is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy-drama film directed by Randal Kleiser and produced by Paramount Pictures. It is based on Warren Casey and Jim Jacobs' 1971 musical of the same ...more

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The Girl Most Likely to... Ed Asner, Stockard Channing, Annette O'Toole The Girl Most Likely to... is a black comedy with slight psychological thriller elements written by Joan Rivers and Agnes Gallin and starring Stockard Channing and Edward Asner. The film was ...more

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Practical Magic Nicole Kidman, Sandra Bullock, Evan Rachel Wood Practical Magic is a 1998 American romantic comedy film based on the 1995 novel of the same name by Alice Hoffman. The film was directed by Griffin Dunne and stars Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, ...more

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Six Degrees of Separation Will Smith, Heather Graham, Ian McKellen Six Degrees of Separation is a 1993 American comedy-drama film directed by Fred Schepisi. It serves as a film adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-nominated John Guare play of the same title, which ...more

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The First Wives Club 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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Where the Heart Is Natalie Portman, Sally Field, Ashley Judd Where the Heart Is is a 2000 drama/romance film directed by Matt Williams, in his film directing debut. The movie stars Natalie Portman, Stockard Channing, Ashley Judd, and Joan Cusack with ...more

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To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar Robin Williams, Naomi Campbell, Patrick Swayze To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar is a 1995 American comedy film, starring Wesley Snipes, Patrick Swayze, and John Leguizamo as three New York drag queens who embark on a road ...more

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Anything Else Christina Ricci, Woody Allen, Danny DeVito Anything Else is a 2003 romantic comedy film. The film was written and directed by Woody Allen, produced by his sister Letty Aronson, and stars Jason Biggs, Christina Ricci, Woody Allen, ...more

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Must Love Dogs Diane Lane, John Cusack, Christopher Plummer Must Love Dogs is a 2005 romantic comedy film based on Claire Cook's eponymous 2002 novel. Starring Diane Lane and John Cusack, it is the third film directed and written by Gary David Goldberg ...more

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The Business of Strangers Julia Stiles, Stockard Channing, Anita Mui The Business of Strangers is a 2001 film that tells the story of an eventful night shared between a middle-aged businesswoman and her young assistant. The independent film was directed by ...more

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The Cheap Detective Ann-Margret, James Cromwell, Madeline Kahn The Cheap Detective is a 1978 American satirical comedy film written by Neil Simon and directed by Robert Moore as a follow-up to their successful Murder by Death. It stars Peter Falk as Lou ...more

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Smoke Ashley Judd, Forest Whitaker, William Hurt Smoke is a 1995 American independent film. It was produced by Hisami Kuroiwa, Harvey Weinstein and Bob Weinstein and directed by Wayne Wang and Paul Auster. Among others, it features Harvey ...more

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Twilight Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick Twilight is a 2008 American vampire romance film based on Stephenie Meyer's popular novel of the same name. Directed by Catherine Hardwicke, the film stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson. ...more

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Edie and Pen Jennifer Tilly, Stockard Channing, Beverly DAngelo Edie and Pen is a 1996 comedy film directed by Matthew Irmas.

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Heartburn Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep, Kevin Spacey Heartburn is a 1986 American comedy-drama film directed by Mike Nichols and starring Meryl Streep, Jack Nicholson, Stockard Channing, Jeff Daniels and Miloš Forman. The screenplay by Nora Ephron ...more

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Meet the Applegates Stockard Channing, Ed Begley, Jr. Meet the Applegates is a 1989 American black comedy film directed by Michael Lehmann. It was filmed in 1989, but not released until 1991. It takes a dark, satirical look at the end of the world, ...more

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Isn't She Great Bette Midler, Amanda Peet, John Cleese Isn't She Great is a 2000 American film, that presents a fictionalized biography of best-selling author Jacqueline Susann, played by Bette Midler. The film was directed by Andrew Bergman, with a ...more

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The Truth About Jane RuPaul, Stockard Channing, Ellen Muth The Truth About Jane is a Lifetime Original Movie, directed by Lee Rose, that first aired on TV on August 7, 2000 and stars Stockard Channing, Ellen Muth, Kelly Rowan Jenny O Hara and RuPaul. ...more

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The Big Bus Stockard Channing, José Ferrer, Larry Hagman The Big Bus is a 1976 American comedy film starring Stockard Channing and Joseph Bologna, and directed by James Frawley. A spoof of the disaster movie genre, it follows the maiden cross-country ...more

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The Fortune Jack Nicholson, Warren Beatty, Stockard Channing The Fortune is a 1975 American comedy film starring Jack Nicholson and Warren Beatty, and directed by Mike Nichols. The screenplay by Adrien Joyce focuses on two bumbling con men who plot to ...more

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Sparkle Bob Hoskins, Stockard Channing, Anthony Head Sparkle is a 2007 British comedy film written and directed by Tom Hunsinger and Neil Hunter and was shot on location in London, Liverpool and the Isle of Man.

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Life or Something Like It Angelina Jolie, Stockard Channing, Christian Kane Life or Something Like It is a 2002 romantic comedy/drama film directed by Stephen Herek. The film focuses on television reporter Lanie Kerrigan and her quest to find meaning in her life. The ...more

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Le Divorce Kate Hudson, Naomi Watts, Glenn Close Le Divorce is a 2003 Merchant Ivory Productions film directed by James Ivory from a screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and Ivory, based on Diane Johnson's best-selling novel.

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An Unexpected Family Stockard Channing An Unexpected Family is a 1996 television film directed by Larry Elikann.

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Sweet Revenge Stockard Channing, Sam Waterston, Franklyn Ajaye Sweet Revenge is a 1976 American comedy film directed by Jerry Schatzberg. It was entered into the 1976 Cannes Film Festival. This was the second leading role for actress Stockard Channing in a ...more

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Jack Anton Yelchin, Stockard Channing, Ron Silver Jack is a 2004 American drama TV film written by A. M. Homes and directed by Lee Rose. Adapted from Homes' 1990 novel of the same name, the film is about a boy whose life is torn apart because ...more

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3 Needles Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh, Chloë Sevigny 3 Needles is a 2005 Canadian drama film directed by Thom Fitzgerald. The title refers to the three main characters who make a deal with the Devil in order to survive a global epidemic. The plot ...more

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Silent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil Story Stockard Channing Silent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil Story is a 1979 drama biography TV movie directed by Lou Antonio.

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The Matthew Shepard Story Stockard Channing, Sam Waterston, Wendy Crewson The Matthew Shepard Story is a 2002 award-winning Canadian-American television film by director Roger Spottiswoode based on the true story of Matthew Shepard, a 21-years-old gay youth who was ...more

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Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister Stockard Channing Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister is a 2002 film directed by Gavin Millar.

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Bright Young Things David Tennant, Dan Aykroyd, James McAvoy Bright Young Things is a 2003 British drama film written and directed by Stephen Fry. The screenplay, based on the 1930 novel Vile Bodies by Evelyn Waugh, provides satirical social commentary ...more

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An Unexpected Life Stockard Channing

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Behind the Red Door Kiefer Sutherland, Kyra Sedgwick, Stockard Channing Behind the Red Door is a 2003 film written by Matia Karrell and C.W. Cressler, and directed by Matia Karrell.

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Moll Flanders Morgan Freeman, Robin Wright, Stockard Channing Moll Flanders is a 1996 film starring Robin Wright and Morgan Freeman. The film was directed by Pen Densham. The original music score was composed by Mark Mancina. The film is based on the novel ...more

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The Hospital Diana Rigg, Stockard Channing, Christopher Guest The Hospital is a 1971 satirical film directed by Arthur Hiller. It stars George C. Scott as Dr. Herbert Bock and was written by Paddy Chayefsky, who was awarded the 1972 Academy Award for Best ...more

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When Billie Beat Bobby Holly Hunter, Stockard Channing, Rainn Wilson When Billie Beat Bobby is a 2001 ABC docudrama detailing the historic 1973 "The Battle of the Sexes" tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs and what lead up to it. The ...more

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Up Close & Personal Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert Redford, Stockard Channing Up Close & Personal is a 1996 American romantic drama film directed by Jon Avnet, and starring Robert Redford as a news director and Michelle Pfeiffer as his protegée, with Stockard ...more

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Without a Trace Stockard Channing, Judd Hirsch, Keith McDermott Without a Trace is a 1983 dramatic film. It is based on the novel Still Missing by Beth Gutcheon. The film stars Kate Nelligan, Judd Hirsch, David Dukes and Stockard Channing.

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Married to It Cybill Shepherd, Stockard Channing, Mary Stuart Masterson Married to It is a 1991 film directed by Arthur Hiller about three New York City couples with disparate careers, ages, and lifestyles who nonetheless bond through their mutual connection to a ...more

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A Time of Destiny William Hurt, Stockard Channing, Melissa Leo A Time of Destiny is a 1988 American drama film directed by Gregory Nava and written by Nava and Anna Thomas. The story is based on the opera La forza del destino by Verdi. The motion picture ...more

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Safari 3000 is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Stockard Channing Movies
Safari 3000 Christopher Lee, Stockard Channing, David Carradine Safari 3000 is a 1982 film directed by Harry Hurwitz. The film was shot on location in Africa.

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Lulu on the Bridge Willem Dafoe, Mira Sorvino, Vanessa Redgrave Lulu on the Bridge is a 1998 American romantic-mystery drama film written and directed by author Paul Auster and starring Harvey Keitel, Mira Sorvino, and Willem Dafoe. The film is about a jazz ...more

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Red Mercury Stockard Channing, Pete Postlethwaite, Ron Silver Red Mercury is a 2005 British film starring Stockard Channing, Pete Postlethwaite, Juliet Stevenson, Ron Silver and David Bradley, and directed by Roy Battersby.

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The Baby Dance Laura Dern, Stockard Channing The Baby Dance is a 1998 drama film written and directed by Jane Anderson.

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Not My Kid Stockard Channing, George Segal, Viveka Davis Not My Kid is a 1985 television film directed by Michael Tuchner, which was based on a 1984 book of the same name by Beth Polson and Miller Newton. The movie aired on CBS in the United States, ...more

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Staying Together Sean Astin, Stockard Channing, Levon Helm Staying Together is a 1989 film directed by Lee Grant.

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The Piano Man's Daughter Stockard Channing, Marnie McPhail, Wendy Crewson The Piano Man's Daughter is a television movie, adapted in 2003 by Sullivan Entertainment from the 1995 novel by Timothy Findley. Rights to the novel's film adaptation were originally purchased ...more

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Hitler: The Rise of Evil Liev Schreiber, Julianna Margulies, Peter O'Toole Hitler: The Rise of Evil is a Canadian TV miniseries in two parts, directed by Christian Duguay and produced by Alliance Atlantis. It explores Adolf Hitler's rise and his early consolidation of ...more

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The Prosecutors Stockard Channing, Michelle Forbes The Prosecutors is a film directed by Rod Holcomb released on December 2, 1996.

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Perfect Witness Brian Dennehy, Stockard Channing, Aidan Quinn Perfect Witness is a 1989 made-for-TV movie.