The Best Timothy Hutton Movies 

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

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Timothy Hutton is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Roman Polanski, Simon West and Jonathan Liebesman.

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Mary Tyler Moore, Donald Sutherland, Adam Baldwin

Released: 1980

Directed by: Robert Redford

Ordinary People is a 1980 American drama film that marked the directorial debut of actor Robert Redford. It stars Donald Sutherland, Mary Tyler Moore, Judd Hirsch and Timothy Hutton. The story ...more

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Tom Cruise, Sean Penn, George C. Scott

Released: 1981

Directed by: Harold Becker

Taps is a 1981 drama film starring George C. Scott and Timothy Hutton, with Ronny Cox, Tom Cruise, Sean Penn, and Evan Handler in supporting roles. Hutton was nominated for a Golden Globe award ...more

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Natalie Portman, Uma Thurman, Rosie O'Donnell

Released: 1996

Directed by: Ted Demme

Beautiful Girls is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Ted Demme from a screenplay written by Scott Rosenberg, starring Matt Dillon, Lauren Holly, Timothy Hutton, Rosie ...more
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Sean Penn, Timothy Hutton, Michael Ironside

Released: 1985

Directed by: John Schlesinger

The Falcon and the Snowman is a 1985 spy film directed by John Schlesinger about two young American men, Christopher Boyce and Daulton Lee, who sold U.S. security secrets to the Soviet Union. ...more

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Bernard Shakey, Tom Petty, Ellen Barkin

Released: 1987

Directed by: Alan Rudolph

Made in Heaven is a 1987 feature film directed by Alan Rudolph, script from Bruce A. Evans and Raynold Gideon, and produced by Lorimar Productions. The film stars Timothy Hutton and Kelly ...more

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Kim Cattrall, Timothy Hutton, Peter Boyle

Released: 1985

Directed by: Bob Clark

Turk 182! is a 1985 film starring Timothy Hutton, Robert Urich, Kim Cattrall, Robert Culp and Peter Boyle. It is also one of the first movies to receive a PG-13 rating.
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Ellen Barkin, Ed Asner, Mandy Patinkin

Released: 1983

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Daniel is a 1983 film which was adapted by E. L. Doctorow from his novel The Book of Daniel. It was directed by Sidney Lumet. The film was based on the life story of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, ...more
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The Dark Half Timothy Hutton, Michael Rooker, Amy Madigan

Released: 1993

Directed by: George A. Romero

The Dark Half is a 1993 American horror film adaptation of the Stephen King novel of the same name. The film was directed by George A. Romero and stars Timothy Hutton as Thad Beaumont and George ...more

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Danny Glover, David Strathairn, Timothy Hutton

Released: 1984

Directed by: Fred Schepisi

Iceman is a 1984 science fiction film from Universal Studios. The screenplay was written by John Drimmer and Chip Proser, and was directed by Fred Schepisi. The cast included John Lone, Timothy ...more

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Timothy Hutton

Released: 2004

Directed by: Michael W. Watkins

5ive Days to Midnight is a five-part miniseries which ran on the Sci Fi Channel in June 2004. It stars Timothy Hutton as J.T. Neumeyer, a physicist who discovers a briefcase containing postdated ...more
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Leelee Sobieski, David Strathairn, Timothy Hutton

Released: 2006

Directed by: Terry Green

This gripping true story depicts the spring of 1931 in segregation-era Alabama, when nine black men were accused of raping two white women. Having been tried and sentenced to the electric chair, ...more
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Isaiah Washington, Ruby Dee, Timothy Hutton

Released: 1996

Directed by: Richard Friedenberg

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Liam Neeson, Tim Curry, John Lithgow

Released: 2004

Directed by: Bill Condon

Kinsey is a 2004 American biographical drama film written and directed by Bill Condon. It describes the life of Alfred Charles Kinsey, a pioneer in the area of sexology. His 1948 publication, ...more

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Michael Clarke Duncan, Rainn Wilson, Joely Richardson

Released: 2007

Directed by: Robert Shaye

The Last Mimzy is a 2007 science fiction adventure drama film directed by Robert Shaye and loosely adapted from the 1943 science fiction short story "Mimsy Were the Borogoves" by Lewis ...more

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Nick Nolte, Timothy Hutton, Charles S. Dutton

Released: 1990

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Q & A is a 1990 crime film co-written and directed by Sidney Lumet, based on a novel by New York judge Edwin Torres. It stars Nick Nolte, Timothy Hutton and Armand Assante.

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Meg Ryan, Kevin Kline, Jean Reno

Released: 1995

Directed by: Lawrence Kasdan

French Kiss is a 1995 American romantic comedy film directed by Lawrence Kasdan and starring Meg Ryan and Kevin Kline. Written by Adam Brooks, the film is about a woman who flies to France to ...more

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Queen Latifah, LL Cool J, Alicia Witt

Released: 2006

Directed by: Wayne Wang

Last Holiday is a 2006 American comedy film starring Queen Latifah and directed by Wayne Wang. Latifah plays a humble store assistant, Georgia, who is told that she has a rare brain condition, ...more

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Timothy Hutton, Dean McDermott, Ron Rifkin

Released: 2000

Directed by: Andy Wolk

Deliberate Intent is a 2000 thriller and drama film written by Andy Wolk and Lisa Mohan and directed by Andy Wolk.
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Timothy Hutton, David Kelly, Colin Stinton

Released: 2006

Directed by: Daniel Monzón

The Kovak Box is a 2006 Spanish-British thriller film directed by Daniel Monzón and starring Timothy Hutton, Lucía Jiménez, Annette Badland and David Kelly. It is set on the
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Faye Dunaway, Oliver Platt, Maura Tierney

Released: 1993

Directed by: Tom Holland

The Temp is a 1993 thriller film starring Timothy Hutton, Lara Flynn Boyle and Faye Dunaway. It was released from Paramount Pictures on February 12, 1993. Parts of the movie were filmed on the ...more
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Reflections Timothy Hutton, Dominik García-Lorido, Fernando Guillén Cuervo

Released: 2008

Directed by: Bryan Goeres

Reflections is a 2008 crime thriller written by Jay Beattie and directed by Bryan Goeres.
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Sarah Jessica Parker, Gina Torres, Tony Goldwyn

Released: 1996

Directed by: Daniel J. Sullivan

The Substance of Fire is a 1996 drama film directed by Daniel J. Sullivan.
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Eliza Dushku, Melissa Leo, Timothy Hutton

Released: 2008

Directed by: Rob Schmidt

The Alphabet Killer is a 2008 thriller-horror film, loosely based on the Alphabet murders that took place in Rochester, New York between 1971 and 1973. Eliza Dushku stars as the main character, ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin

Released: 2006

Directed by: Robert De Niro

The Good Shepherd is a 2006 spy film produced and directed by Robert De Niro and starring Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie and De Niro, with an extensive supporting cast. De Niro also produced it with ...more

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Carol Burnett, Sam Waterston, Ned Beatty

Released: 1979

Directed by: David Greene

Friendly Fire is an American television movie first broadcast on the ABC network on April 22, 1979. Watched that night by an estimated 64 million people, Friendly Fire went on to win four Emmy ...more