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

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

Cold Heaven and Dark World are included in this list.

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

Robert Altman and Steven Soderbergh are among those who have directed Theresa Russell at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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Dennis Hopper, Debra Winger, Diane Ladd Black Widow is a 1987 thriller film starring Debra Winger, Theresa Russell, Sami Frey and Nicol Williamson. Dennis Hopper has a short role at the beginning of the film. It is a crime drama about ...more

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Jeremy Irons, Alec Guinness, Ian Holm Kafka is a 1991 mystery thriller film directed by Steven Soderbergh. Ostensibly a biopic, based on the life of Franz Kafka, the film blurs the lines between fact and Kafka's fiction, creating a ...more

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Bill Murray, Catherine Hicks, Denholm Elliott The Razor's Edge is the second film version of W. Somerset Maugham's 1944 novel, following the 1946 film version with Tyrone Power and Gene Tierney. This version stars Bill Murray, Theresa ...more

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Gary Busey, Tony Curtis, Theresa Russell Insignificance is a 1985 British comedy-drama film directed by Nicolas Roeg, produced by Jeremy Thomas and Alexander Stuart, and adapted by Terry Johnson from his play of the same name. The film ...more

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Theresa Russell Whore is a 1991 British-American drama film directed by Ken Russell and starring Theresa Russell. The screenplay by Russell is based on David Hines's prize-winning monologue, Bondage. While not ...more

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Sting, Lena Headey, Alan Bates The Grotesque is a 1995 British film by John-Paul Davidson, adapted from the 1989 novel of the same name by Patrick McGrath. It stars Alan Bates, Lena Headey, Theresa Russell and Sting. Academy ...more

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Theresa Russell, Jeff Fahey, George Dzundza Impulse is a 1990 thriller film about a female police officer who works undercover as a prostitute on the streets of Los Angeles. The film was directed by Sondra Locke, and stars Theresa ...more

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Dustin Hoffman, Kathy Bates, Gary Busey Straight Time is a 1978 film directed by Ulu Grosbard, starring Dustin Hoffman, Theresa Russell, Gary Busey, Harry Dean Stanton, M. Emmet Walsh, and Kathy Bates.

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Gary Oldman, Christopher Lloyd, Sandra Bernhard Track 29 is a 1988 film directed by Nicolas Roeg. It was produced by George Harrison's HandMade Films with Rick McCallum. The film was nominated for and won a few awards at regional film ...more

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Elizabeth Hurley, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton Aria is a 1987 British anthology film produced by Don Boyd from Virgin Group's visual section consisting of ten short films by a variety of directors. It was entered into the 1987 Cannes Film ...more

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Mickey Rourke, Gene Hackman, Joe Pesci Eureka is a 1983 film, directed by Nicolas Roeg. It is the story of a Klondike prospector, Jack McCann who strikes it rich, yet ends up fearing that his daughter Tracy and his son-in-law are ...more

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Jack Nicholson, Robert De Niro, Anjelica Huston The Last Tycoon is a 1976 American dramatic film directed by Elia Kazan and produced by Sam Spiegel, based upon Harold Pinter's screenplay adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Last Tycoon, ...more

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Mark Harmon, Talia Shire, Theresa Russell Cold Heaven is a film, released in 1991, which was directed by Nicolas Roeg. The film score was by Stanley Myers. The screenplay, by Allan Scott, is based on a novel of the same name by Northern ...more

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John Saxon, Eva Robin's, Giuliano Gemma Tenebrae is a 1982 Italian horror thriller film written and directed by Dario Argento. The film stars Anthony Franciosa, John Saxon and Daria Nicolodi. After having experimented with two ...more

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The Proposition Theresa Russell, Patrick Bergin, Richard Lynch

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Ryan Gosling, Billy Zane, Natasha Leggero The Believer is a 2001 American drama film co-written and directed by Henry Bean. The film stars Ryan Gosling as Daniel Balint, a Jew who becomes a Neo-Nazi. It won the Grand Jury Prize at the ...more

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Salma Hayek, Sharon Stone, Meg Ryan Searching for Debra Winger is a 2002 American documentary film conceived and directed by Rosanna Arquette. It presents a series of interviews with leading actresses who discuss the various ...more

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Spider-Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Theresa Russell Movies
Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco Spider-Man 3 is a 2007 American superhero film directed by Sam Raimi, based on the Marvel Comics character. A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker (Tobey Maguire) and ...more

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Alyssa Milano, James Marsden, Eric Roberts Public Enemies is a 1996 film directed by Mark L. Lester. The movie centers on the 1930s figure Ma Barker and her criminal sons. The movie was filmed in Guthrie, Oklahoma.

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Katherine Heigl, Theresa Russell, Corbin Bernsen Love Comes Softly is a 2003 Christian drama television movie set in the 19th century, based on a series of books by Janette Oke. It originally aired on Hallmark Channel in 2003. It was directed ...more

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Emmy Rossum, Jason Isaacs, Sofia Milos Passionada is a 2002 romantic comedy film. It is directed by Dan Ireland and stars Jason Isaacs, Sofia Milos and Emmy Rossum, co-starring Seymour Cassel and Theresa Russell. The story is by ...more

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Robert Altman, Paul Verhoeven, Jim Jarmusch Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession is a documentary about Los Angeles pay cable channel Z Channel which was directed by Xan Cassavetes, daughter of Hollywood director and actor John Cassavetes. ...more

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Dan Aykroyd, John Cho, Theresa Russell Earth vs. the Spider is a 2001 horror-thriller television film directed by Scott Ziehl. It is the first of a series of films made for Cinemax paying tribute to the films of American ...more

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Theresa Russell, Michael Paré, James Russo

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Mia Kirshner, Callum Keith Rennie, Theresa Russell Now & Forever is a 2002 romance film directed by Bob Clark.

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Theresa Russell, John Beck, Curtis Armstrong Project Viper is a 2002 science-fiction thriller starring Patrick Muldoon, Theresa Russell, Curtis Armstrong and Tamara Davies that debuted as a Sci Fi Pictures TV-movie on the Sci Fi Channel. ...more

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Theresa Russell, Art Alexakis, Storm Large Rid of Me is a 2011 comedy film written and directed by James Westby.

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Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty, Theresa Russell Physical Evidence is a 1989 crime thriller film directed by Michael Crichton. It stars Burt Reynolds alongside Theresa Russell and Ned Beatty. Reynolds plays Joe Paris, a beleaguered ex-police ...more

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16 to Life Mandy Musgrave, Theresa Russell, Shiloh Fernandez 16 to Life is a comedy film directed by Becky Smith and stars Hallee Hirsh as Kate, a bookish teen about to turn 16 who plays match-maker for her friends. Co-stars include: Shiloh Fernandez, ...more

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The Box is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Theresa Russell Movies
The Box Brad Dourif, Michael Rooker, Theresa Russell The Box is a 2003 American film noir starring James Russo, Theresa Russell, Brad Dourif, Steve Railsback, Jon Polito, Michael Rooker, John Snyder and directed by Richard Pepin.

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Street Vivica A. Fox, Laura Ramsey, Theresa Russell Street is a 2012 drama film written and directed by York Shackleton.

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Jessica Chastain, Denise Richards, Chazz Palminteri Jolene is a 2008 American drama film directed by Dan Ireland. It stars Jessica Chastain as the titular character and is based on the short story "Jolene: A Life" by E. L. Doctorow, ...more

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Born to Ride William Forsythe, Theresa Russell, Casper Van Dien

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Gabrielle Anwar, Chip Esten, Theresa Russell Water Under the Bridge is a 2003 Drama Romance film written by Clark Brigham and Richard B. Taylor III, directed by Clark Brigham.

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A. J. Cook, Sean Young, Theresa Russell

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Kirsten Dunst, James Caan, Luis Guzmán Luckytown is a 2000 film starring Kirsten Dunst, James Caan and Vincent Kartheiser.

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Theresa Russell, Andrew Robinson, Seidy López Running Woman is a 1998 film directed by Rachel Samuels.

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The Stone Pony James Woods, Scott Caan, Chazz Palminteri The Stone Pony is a 2012 action-romantic comedy film starring Scott Caan, James Woods and Thomas Ian Nicholas.

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Sean Bean, Amanda Donohoe, Theresa Russell

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The Spy Within Joe Pantoliano, Katherine Helmond, Scott Glenn