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The Best Tim Curry Movies 

Updated December 13, 2019 23.7k votes 3k voters 75.8k views 80 items

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

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

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Susan Sarandon, Tim Curry, Meat Loaf

Released: 1975

Directed by: Jim Sharman

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Tim Curry, Christopher Lloyd, Madeline Kahn

Released: 1985

Directed by: Jonathan Lynn

Clue is a 1985 American ensemble mystery comedy film based on the board game of the same name. The film was directed by Jonathan Lynn, who collaborated on the script with John Landis, and stars ...more

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Tim Curry, Seth Green, John Ritter

Released: 1990

Directed by: Tommy Lee Wallace

It is a 1990 psychological horror/drama miniseries based on Stephen King's novel of the same name. The story revolves around an inter-dimensional predatory life-form, which has the ability to ...more

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Charlie Sheen, Tim Curry, Kiefer Sutherland

Released: 1993

The Three Musketeers is a 1993 Austrian-American action-adventure film from Walt Disney Pictures and Caravan Pictures, directed by Stephen Herek from a screenplay by David Loughery and starring ...more

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Tom Cruise, Tim Curry, Mia Sara

Released: 1985

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Legend is a 1985 British-American fantasy adventure film directed by Ridley Scott and starring Tom Cruise, Mia Sara, Tim Curry, David Bennent, Alice Playten, Billy Barty, Cork Hubbert, and ...more

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Donald Trump, Macaulay Culkin, Tim Curry

Released: 1992

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is a 1992 American Christmas family comedy film written and produced by John Hughes and directed by Chris Columbus. It is the second film in the Home Alone series ...more

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Tim Curry, Billy Connolly, Jennifer Saunders

Released: 1996

Directed by: Brian Henson

Muppet Treasure Island is a 1996 American musical adventure comedy film based on Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island. It is the fifth feature film to star The Muppets and was directed by ...more

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Tim Curry, Bernadette Peters, Greta Garbo

Released: 1982

Directed by: John Huston

Annie is a 1982 American musical comedy-drama film adapted from Broadway musical of the same name by Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin and Thomas Meehan, which in turn is based on Little Orphan ...more

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Robin Williams, Tim Curry, Christian Slater

Released: 1992

Directed by: Bill Kroyer

FernGully: The Last Rainforest is a 1992 Australian-American animated fantasy environmental film directed by Bill Kroyer. It was produced by Peter Faiman and Wayne Young, with the screenplay ...more

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Tim Curry, Daryl Hannah, Haylie Duff

Released: 1998

Directed by: Dave Payne

Addams Family Reunion is a 1998 film based on The Addams Family television series. While created mainly for the direct-to-video market, it did premiere first on television on Fox Family. It is ...more

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Alec Baldwin, Sean Connery, Tim Curry

Released: 1990

Directed by: John McTiernan

The Hunt for Red October is a 1990 American submarine spy-thriller film directed by John McTiernan, based on the 1984 novel by Tom Clancy. In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine ...more

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Jodi Benson, Christopher Daniel Barnes, Pat Carroll

Released: 1989

Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker

The Little Mermaid is a 1989 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Based on the Danish fairy tale by Hans ...more

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Tim Curry, Laura Linney, Jimmy Buffett

Released: 1995

Directed by: Frank Marshall

Congo is a 1995 action adventure film loosely based on Michael Crichton's novel of the same name. It was directed by Frank Marshall and stars Laura Linney, Dylan Walsh, Ernie Hudson, Tim Curry, ...more

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Anna Faris, Tim Curry, James Woods

Released: 2001

Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans

Scary Movie 2 is a 2001 American horror comedy film and the second film in the Scary Movie franchise. The film stars Anna Faris, Regina Hall, Shawn Wayans, and Marlon Wayans (all reprising their ...more

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Marisa Tomei, Tim Curry, Lacey Chabert

Released: 2002

Directed by: Cathy Malkasian, Jeff McGrath

The Wild Thornberrys Movie is a 2002 American animated adventure comedy-drama film based on the The Wild Thornberrys television series. The film follows Eliza Thornberry on her quest to rescue a ...more
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Tim Curry, Diana Rigg, Fairuza Balk

Released: 1986

The Worst Witch is a 1986 television film based on the children's book of the same name by Jill Murphy. It was produced by Central Independent Television and HBO.
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Tim Curry, Haley Joel Osment, Christopher Lee

Released: 1994

Directed by: Diane Eskenazi, Andy Knight

Beauty and the Beast is an 48-minute animated film originally released on May 4, 1992, and based on the classic fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast, by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve. Like ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Tim Curry, Marilu Henner

Released: 1996

Directed by: Ron Lieberman

Titanic is a made-for-TV dramatization that premiered as a 2-part miniseries on CBS in 1996. Titanic follows several characters on board the RMS Titanic when she sinks on her maiden voyage in ...more

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Tim Curry, Frank Welker, Jane Wiedlin

Released: 1999

Directed by: Jim Stenstrum

Scooby-Doo and the Witch's Ghost is the second in a series of direct-to-video animated films based upon Hanna-Barbera's Scooby-Doo Saturday morning cartoons. It was released on October 5, 1999, ...more
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Sylvester Stallone, Marisa Tomei, Tim Curry

Released: 1991

Directed by: John Landis

Oscar is a 1991 American screwball comedy film directed by John Landis. Based on the Claude Magnier stage play, it is a remake of the 1967 French film of the same name, but the settings has been ...more

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Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu

Released: 2000

Directed by: Joseph McGinty Nichol

Charlie's Angels is a 2000 American action comedy film directed by McG, starring Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu as three women working for a private investigation agency. The film is ...more

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Whoopi Goldberg, Tim Curry, Lenny Kravitz

Released: 1998

Directed by: Norton Virgien, Igor Kovalyov

The Rugrats Movie is a 1998 American animated adventure-comedy film, produced by Paramount Pictures Corporation, and co-produced with Nickelodeon Movies and Klasky Csupo. The film was ...more

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Whoopi Goldberg, Tim Curry, Ed Asner

Released: 1997

Directed by: Stan Phillips

A Christmas Carol is a 1997 animated musical film version of the book of the same name by Charles Dickens. It features eight new songs and a voice line-up including Tim Curry, Whoopi Goldberg, ...more
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Charlie Sheen, Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson

Released: 1993

Directed by: Gene Quintano

National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 is a 1993 omedy film, directed by Gene Quintano and starring Emilio Estevez, Samuel L. Jackson and William Shatner. The film mainly spoofs the first three ...more

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Tim Curry, Debra Messing, Ernest Borgnine

Released: 1997

Directed by: Bryan Spicer

McHale's Navy is a 1997 military comedy film starring Tom Arnold. The movie is based on the 1962-1966 television series of the same name. Ernest Borgnine was the only member of the original ...more

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