The Best Tim Matheson Movies  

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

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

Examples of films on this list include Impulse and The House of God.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Tim Matheson include names like Steven Spielberg, Rob Reiner and John Landis.

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Kevin Bacon, John Belushi, Donald Sutherland
National Lampoon's Animal House is a 1978 American comedy film directed by John Landis. The film was a direct spinoff from National Lampoon magazine. It is about a misfit group of fraternity ...more
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Mickey Rourke, Christopher Lee, Dan Aykroyd
1941 is a 1979 period comedy film directed by Steven Spielberg, written by Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, and featuring an ensemble cast including Dan Aykroyd, Ned Beatty, John Belushi, John ...more
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Chevy Chase, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Geena Davis
Fletch is a 1985 comedy film about an investigative newspaper reporter, Irwin M. Fletcher. The film was directed by Michael Ritchie and written by Andrew Bergman, loosely based on the popular ...more
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Julie Benz, Gary Busey, David Spade
Black Sheep is a 1996 comedy film directed by Penelope Spheeris, written by Fred Wolf and starring Chris Farley and David Spade. The film portrays a political contest in which a candidate for ...more
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Ryan Reynolds, Tara Reid, Sophia Bush
National Lampoon's Van Wilder is a 2002 comedy film directed by Walt Becker that stars Ryan Reynolds as the title character. The film also stars Kal Penn, Tara Reid, and Daniel Cosgrove. It ...more
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Tim Matheson, Brooke Adams, Michael Gross
Sometimes They Come Back is a 1991 made-for-TV horror film based on the short story by the same title by Stephen King. The short story itself was planned to be part of the stories featured in ...more
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Michelle Pfeiffer, Bruce Willis, Betty White
The Story of Us is a 1999 American romantic comedy drama film directed by Rob Reiner, and starring Bruce Willis and Michelle Pfeiffer as a couple married for 15 years. The depiction of the ...more
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Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Ruth Buzzi
The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again is a 1979 sequel to the 1975 American family film The Apple Dumpling Gang starring the comedy duo of Tim Conway, and Don Knotts. Conway and Knotts reprise ...more
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Clint Eastwood, Suzanne Somers, Hal Holbrook
Magnum Force is a 1973 American action film and the second to feature Clint Eastwood as maverick cop Harry Callahan after the 1971 film Dirty Harry. Ted Post, who also directed Eastwood in the ...more
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Tim Matheson, Jeana Keough, John Hillerman
Up the Creek is a 1984 comedy film, directed by Robert Butler. Although the film itself was not as popular as other "college romp" films, the four lead parts all came to the film with ...more
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Rosie O'Donnell, David Spade, Barbara Eden
A Very Brady Sequel is a 1996 comedy film and sequel to 1995's The Brady Bunch Movie. Both films are Spoofss to the classic 1969–1974 television sitcom The Brady Bunch. The film was directed by ...more
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Bill Paxton, Meg Tilly, Tim Matheson
Impulse is a 1984 science fiction thriller film.
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Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Paquin, Lil' Kim
She's All That is a 1999 American teen romantic comedy film directed by Robert Iscove and starring Freddie Prinze, Jr. and Rachael Leigh Cook. It is a modern adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's ...more
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Christopher Lloyd, Mel Brooks, Anne Bancroft
To Be or Not to Be is a 1983 American comedy film directed by Alan Johnson and produced by Mel Brooks. The screenplay was written by Ronny Graham and Thomas Meehan, based on the original story ...more
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Reba McEntire, Scott Foley, Tim Matheson
Forever Love is a 1998 television film, partially based on Anne Shapiro's awakening, starring Reba McEntire and Bess Armstrong.
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Carrie Fisher, Bridget Fonda, Phoebe Cates
This film is a 1991 British-American fantasy comedy film directed by Ate De Jong, produced by PolyGram Filmed Entertainment and Working Title Films and released and distributed by New Line ...more
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Lucille Ball, Henry Fonda, Morgan Brittany
Yours, Mine and Ours is a 1968 film, directed by Melville Shavelson and starring Lucille Ball, Henry Fonda and Van Johnson. Before its release, it had three other working titles: The Beardsley ...more
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Dustin Diamond, Patricia Arquette, Beth Behrs
American Pie Presents: The Book of Love is a 2009 teen comedy released directly to DVD. It is the fourth and final installment in the American Pie Presents series and seventh installment in the ...more
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Alyssa Milano, Brooke Shields, John Candy
Speed Zone, released in 1989, is a comedy set around a cross-country race. The premise is that all the racers are arrested before the race begins, and the sponsors have to quickly line up new
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Wendie Malick, Wallace Shawn, Kate Capshaw
A Little Sex is a 1982 comedy film by MTM Enterprises and distributed by Universal Pictures. It was directed by Bruce Paltrow and written by Robert De Laurentiis. A young married man, formerly a ...more
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Burgess Meredith, Tim Matheson, Jack Albertson
Lock, Stock and Barrel is a 1971 western film written by Richard Alan Simmons and directed by Jerry Thorpe.
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Joe Manganiello, Keith David, Ken Anderson
Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia is a 2009 war film directed by Tim Matheson and starring Joe Manganiello, former WWE and current TNA wrestler Ken Anderson, Keith David and Tim Matheson. It is the ...more
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The Quest Kurt Russell, Tim Matheson
The Quest is a 1976 film directed by Lee H. Katzin.
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Carol Alt, Catherine Oxenberg, Tim Matheson
Deadly Game is a 1998 crime, thriller and family film written by Lorne Cameron and David Hoselton and directed by Jeffrey Reiner.
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Nadia Bjorlin, Eddie Griffin, Tim Matheson
Redline is a 2007 American action film starring an ensemble cast. The film's plot is centered on a street racing circle funded by a group of multimillionaires who wage millions of dollars over ...more