The Best Tatum O'Neal Movies  

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

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List ranges from Paper Moon to Little Noises and more.

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Tatum O'Neal, Randy Quaid, Madeline Kahn
Paper Moon is a 1973 American comedy-drama film directed by Peter Bogdanovich and released by Paramount Pictures. Screenwriter Alvin Sargent adapted the script from the novel Addie Pray by Joe ...more
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Matt Dillon, Tatum O'Neal, Cynthia Nixon
Little Darlings is a 1980 teen film starring Tatum O'Neal and Kristy McNichol and featuring Armand Assante and Matt Dillon. It was directed by Ronald F. Maxwell. The screenplay was written by ...more
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Tatum O'Neal, Jackie Earle Haley, Walter Matthau
The Bad News Bears is a 1976 comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie. It stars Walter Matthau and Tatum O'Neal. The film was followed by two sequels, The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training in ...more
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Anthony Hopkins, Christopher Plummer, Tatum O'Neal
International Velvet is a 1978 Metrocolor dramatic film. It was a sequel to the 1944 classic, National Velvet. The film stars Tatum O'Neal, Christopher Plummer, Anthony Hopkins and Nanette ...more
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Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning, Tatum O'Neal
The Runaways is a 2010 American drama film about the 1970s all-girl rock band of the same name written and directed by Floria Sigismondi. It is based on the book Neon Angel: A Memoir of a ...more
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Last Will Tom Berenger, Tatum O'Neal, James Brolin
Last Will is a 2011 mystery drama film starring Tatum O'Neal and Tom Berenger. It was shot in Kansas City, Missouri on a modest budget.
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Ashley Benson, Tatum O'Neal, Jenna Dewan
Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal is a film directed by Tom McLoughlin released on Aug 2, 2008.
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Sweet Lorraine Tatum O'Neal
Sweet Lorraine is a 2010 film directed by Christopher C. Frieri.
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Burt Reynolds, Tatum O'Neal, Stella Stevens
Nickelodeon is a 1976 comedy film directed by Peter Bogdanovich, and stars Ryan O'Neal, Burt Reynolds and Tatum O'Neal. According to Bogdanovich, the film was based on true stories told to him ...more
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The Technical Writer Tatum O'Neal, William Forsythe, Michael Lally
The Technical Writer is a 2003 drama film written by Michael Harris and Scott Saunders and directed by Scott Saunders.
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David Bowie, Courtney Love, Willem Dafoe
Basquiat is a 1996 biopic/drama film directed by Julian Schnabel based on the life of American postmodernist/neo expressionist artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. Basquiat, born in Brooklyn, used his ...more
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Tim Curry, Lacey Chabert, Tatum O'Neal
The Scoundrel's Wife is a 2002 romantic drama film directed by Glen Pitre, who co-wrote screenplay with Michelle Benoit, and starring by Tatum O'Neal.
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Tatum O'Neal, Peter Fonda, Irene Cara
Certain Fury is a 1985 American action/drama film directed by Stephen Gyllenhaal and starring Tatum O'Neal and Irene Cara.
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Tatum O'Neal, Penelope Ann Miller, Connie Stevens
Saving Grace B. Jones is an independent feature written, produced, and directed by Connie Stevens. The film made its world premiere in the Philadelphia Film Festival/Cinefest on March 28, 2009 ...more
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Woman on the Run: The Lawrencia Bembenek Story Tatum O'Neal, Peggy McCay, Alex McArthur
Woman on the Run: The Lawrencia Bembenek Story is a 1993 biography/drama TV movie written and directed by Sandor Stern .
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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
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Tatum O'Neal, Vanessa L. Williams, Fredro Starr
My Brother is a 2006 film directed by Academy Award nominee Anthony Lover. It stars Vanessa L. Williams, Tatum O'Neal, Nashawn Kearse and Fredro Starr. It also stars two first time actors with ...more
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Mr. Sophistication Tatum O'Neal, Gina Torres, Robert Patrick
Mr. Sophistication is a 2012 drama film directed by Danny Green.
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Richard Burton, Tatum O'Neal, Lee Majors
Circle of Two is a 1980 Canadian film. It starred Richard Burton as a 60-year old artist who falls in love with a sixteen-year-old played by Tatum O'Neal. It was the last film directed by ...more
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Carole King, Tatum O'Neal
It's probably the most famous story of trespassing in fiction. In this version, its unquestionably the most entertaining. Tatum O'Neal stars as the mischievous but lovable heroine in this story ...more
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Tatum O'Neal, Shirley Knight, David Hemmings
Prisoners is a 1981 American-New Zealand drama film directed by Peter Werner and starring Tatum O'Neal, Colin Friels and David Hemmings. Although its budget was roughly $4.2 million it was never ...more