The Best Tate Donovan Movies  

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

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

This list has a variety of films, like Below the Beltway and The Only Thrill, in it.

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

Tate Donovan is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Adam Shankman, Dominic Sena and John Frankenheimer.

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Joaquin Phoenix, Kelly Preston, Lea Thompson
SpaceCamp is a 1986 American space adventure film based on a book by Patrick Bailey and Larry B. Williams and inspired by the U.S. Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama. Directed by Harry Winer from ...more
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Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston
Hercules is a 1997 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 35th animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated ...more
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John Lithgow, Sean Astin, Harry Connick
Memphis Belle is a 1990 film directed by Michael Caton-Jones and written by Monte Merrick. The film featured an all-star cast with Matthew Modine, Eric Stoltz and Harry Connick Jr. in leading ...more
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Mark Wahlberg, Kate Mara, Rhona Mitra
Shooter is a 2007 American conspiracy action thriller film directed by Antoine Fuqua based on the novel Point of Impact by Stephen Hunter. The film concerns a former U.S. Marine Scout Sniper, ...more
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George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Daniels
Good Night, and Good Luck. is a 2005 American drama film directed by George Clooney and starring David Strathairn, Clooney, Robert Downey, Jr., Patricia Clarkson and Jeff Daniels. The movie was ...more
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Whoopi Goldberg, Vin Diesel, Lauren Graham
The Pacifier is a 2005 action comedy directed by Adam Shankman and written by Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant. It stars Vin Diesel. The film was released in March 2005 by Walt Disney ...more
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Bruce Willis, Emma Roberts, Rachael Leigh Cook
Nancy Drew is a 2007 American film loosely based on the popular series of mystery novels about the titular teen detective. It stars Emma Roberts as Nancy Drew, Max Thieriot as Ned, Kay Panabaker ...more
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Patricia Arquette, Courtney B. Vance
Holy Matrimony is a 1994 comedy film directed by Leonard Nimoy and starring Patricia Arquette. The film tells the story of a beautiful thief, hiding in a small, isolated religious community, who ...more
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Demi Moore, Jennifer Tilly, Tim Robbins
No Small Affair is a 1984 comedy-drama film directed by Jerry Schatzberg and starring Jon Cryer and Demi Moore. Cryer, Jennifer Tilly and Tim Robbins make their film debuts.
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Diane Lane, Wesley Snipes, Alan Alda
This film is a 1997 action film starring Wesley Snipes, Diane Lane, Dennis Miller, Ronny Cox, Daniel Benzali, and Alan Alda. The 1600 in the title refers to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, the address ...more
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Ben Affleck, John Goodman, Bryan Cranston
Argo is a 2012 American political thriller film directed by Ben Affleck. The film is adapted from U.S. Central Intelligence Agency operative Tony Mendez's book The Master of Disguise and Joshuah ...more
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James Woods, Kathie Lee Gifford, Sandra Bernhard
Hercules: Zero to Hero is a 1999 direct-to-video followup to Disney's 1997 animated feature Hercules. It was released on August 31, 1999, and serves as the pilot to Hercules: The Animated
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Colm Meaney, Ernie Hudson, Donna Murphy
October 22 is a 1998 film directed by Richard Schenkman and written by Fred Golan. It premiered at the Ft. Lauderdale Film Festival.
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Morgan Freeman, Michael Keaton, M. Emmet Walsh
Clean and Sober is a 1988 American drama film directed by Glenn Gordon Caron and starring Michael Keaton as a real estate agent struggling with a substance abuse problem. This film was a ...more
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Don Johnson, Ron Jeremy, Penelope Ann Miller
Dead Bang is a 1989 action film directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Don Johnson. Johnson's character, based on real-life LASD Detective Jerry Beck, tracks the killer of a Los Angeles ...more
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Sandra Bullock, Anne Bancroft, Dylan Baker
Love Potion No. 9 is a 1992 movie starring Sandra Bullock and Tate Donovan. Inspired by the famous doo-wop song of the same title, it's about a special elixir that enables a person to make ...more
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Tatum O'Neal, Crispin Glover, Rik Mayall
Little Noises is a 1992 dramedy film directed by Jane Spencer. The movie was released on June 1, 1992 in the United States and stars Crispin Glover as an awkward and unsuccessful writer who ...more
The Upside is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Tate Donovan Movies
Bryan Cranston, Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman
The Upside is a 2017 American comedy drama film directed by Neil Burger, based on the 2011 French film The Intouchables. A paralyzed billionaire (Bryan Cranston) strikes up an unlikely ...more
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Patricia Arquette, Sandra Bernhard, Sofia Coppola
Inside Monkey Zetterland is a 1992 independent film penned by former child actor Steve Antin.
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Wesley Snipes, Danny Glover, Jasmine Guy
America's Dream is a 1996 drama film written by Maya Angelou, John Henrik Clarke, Ron Stacker Thompson, Ashley Tyler and Richard Wright and directed by Paris Barclay, Bill Duke and Kevin Rodney ...more
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Stacey Dash, Josh Peck, Tate Donovan
Wild About Harry is a 2009 family drama film written by Mary Beth Fielder, Gwen Wynne and Gwendolyn Wynne, and directed by Gwen Wynne.
Exposed is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Tate Donovan Movies
Exposed Jane Lynch, Missi Pyle, Lindsay Sloane
Exposed is a 2003 American independent comedy film written and directed by Misti L. Barnes, starring Brenda Strong, Lumi Cavazos, Gia Carides, Tate Donovan and Missi Pyle. Bob Smith, the host of ...more
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Elisabeth Moss, Mary Stuart Masterson, Tate Donovan
West of Here is a 2002 drama film directed by Peter Masterson. Ignoring his father's disapproval, Gil Blackwell (Josh Hamilton) leaves his monotonous business life in Boston for California.
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The Lather Effect Connie Britton, RZA, Monica Keena
The Lather Effect is a 2006 comedy and drama film written by Sarah Kelly and Tim Talbott and directed by Sarah Kelly.
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The Office Party Jon Stewart, Ralph Macchio, Carol Kane
The Office Party is a 2000 short film written and directed by Chiara Edmands.