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The Best Toni Collette Movies 

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Updated August 30, 2019 845 votes 189 voters 18.7k views

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

If you think the best Toni Collette role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Toni Collette 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 Evening and Like Minds.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Toni Collette include names like M. Night Shyamalan, Stephen Daldry and Paul Weitz. If you're a fan of Toni Collette, then check out our lists of the best Patricia Clarkson and Brenda Blethyn movies as well.

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Muriel's Wedding is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Toni Collette, Rachel Griffiths, Bill Hunter

Released: 1994

Directed by: P. J. Hogan

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The Sixth Sense is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Bruce Willis, Mischa Barton, Haley Joel Osment

Released: 1999

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

The Sixth Sense is a 1999 American supernatural thriller film written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan. The film tells the story of Cole Sear (Haley Joel Osment), a troubled, isolated boy who ...more

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Little Miss Sunshine is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston, Toni Collette

Released: 2006

Directed by: Valerie Faris, Jonathan Dayton

Little Miss Sunshine is a 2006 American comedy-drama road film and the directorial film debut of the husband-wife team of Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris. The screenplay was written by ...more

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In Her Shoes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Cameron Diaz, Shirley MacLaine, Toni Collette

Released: 2005

Directed by: Curtis Hanson

In Her Shoes is a 2005 American comedy-drama film based on the novel of the same name by Jennifer Weiner. It is directed by Curtis Hanson with an adapted screenplay by Susannah Grant and stars ...more

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The Hours is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore

Released: 2002

Directed by: Stephen Daldry

The Hours is a 2002 British-American drama film directed by Stephen Daldry, and starring Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, and Ed Harris. The screenplay by David Hare is based on ...more

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Japanese Story is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Toni Collette, Lynette Curran, Bill Young

Released: 2003

Directed by: Sue Brooks

Japanese Story is a 2003 Australian romantic drama film directed by Sue Brooks. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2003 Cannes Film Festival.
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About a Boy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Rachel Weisz, Hugh Grant, Toni Collette

Released: 2002

Directed by: Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz

About a Boy is a 2002 British-American comedy-drama film co-written and directed by brothers Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz. It is an adaptation of the 1998 novel of the same name by Nick Hornby. ...more

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Connie and Carla is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Connie and Carla David Duchovny, Debbie Reynolds, Toni Collette

Released: 2004

Directed by: Michael Lembeck

Connie and Carla is a 2004 American comedy film directed by Michael Lembeck and starring Nia Vardalos, Toni Collette, and David Duchovny. The screenplay was written by Vardalos. The film was ...more

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Mental is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Liev Schreiber, Toni Collette, Anthony LaPaglia

Released: 2012

Directed by: P. J. Hogan

Mental is a 2012 Australian comedy film directed by PJ Hogan and starring Toni Collette, Rebecca Gibney, Anthony LaPaglia and Liev Schreiber. It premiered on closing night at the 2012 Melbourne ...more
10
The Night Listener is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Robin Williams, Sandra Oh, Toni Collette

Released: 2006

Directed by: Patrick Stettner

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Emma is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor, Toni Collette

Released: 1996

Directed by: Douglas McGrath

Emma is a 1996 period film based on the novel of the same name by Jane Austen. Directed by Douglas McGrath, the film stars Gwyneth Paltrow, Alan Cumming, Toni Collette, Ewan McGregor, and Jeremy ...more

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The Dead Girl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
James Franco, Kerry Washington, Rose Byrne

Released: 2006

Directed by: Karen Moncrieff

This film is a 2006 American film written and directed by Karen Moncrieff, starring Brittany Murphy, Toni Collette, Rose Byrne and Marcia Gay Harden. The film was nominated for several 2007 ...more
13
Cosi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Toni Collette, Rachel Griffiths, David Wenham

Released: 1996

Directed by: Mark Joffe

Cosi is a 1996 Australian comedy-drama-musical film directed by Mark Joffe. Louis Nowra wrote both the screenplay and the play it is based on.
14
Like Minds is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Eddie Redmayne, Toni Collette, Richard Roxburgh

Released: 2006

Directed by: Gregory J. Read

Like Minds is a feature film, written and directed by Gregory J. Read. The film was produced by the South Australian Film Corporation. It debuted in Australia on 9 November 2006. The ...more
15
Lilian's Story is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Toni Collette, Barry Otto, John Flaus

Released: 1996

Directed by: Jerzy Domaradzki

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16
Shaft is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Christian Bale, Elizabeth Banks, Samuel L. Jackson

Released: 2000

Directed by: John Singleton

Shaft is a 2000 American action-thriller film directed by John Singleton, and starring Samuel L. Jackson, Jeffrey Wright, Christian Bale, Toni Collette, Busta Rhymes, Vanessa L. Williams, and ...more

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Velvet Goldmine is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Christian Bale, Ewan McGregor, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Released: 1998

Directed by: Todd Haynes

Velvet Goldmine is a British drama film directed and co-written by Todd Haynes set in Britain during the glam rock days of the early 1970s; it tells the story of the fictional pop star Brian ...more

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18
Fright Night is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Colin Farrell, David Tennant, Toni Collette

Released: 2011

Directed by: Craig Gillespie

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Velvet Buzzsaw is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Zawe Ashton

Released: 2019

Directed by: Dan Gilroy

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20
Mary and Max is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Eric Bana, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Toni Collette

Released: 2009

Directed by: Adam Elliot

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Evening is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Meryl Streep, Claire Danes, Glenn Close

Released: 2007

Directed by: Lajos Koltai

Evening is a 2007 American drama film directed by Lajos Koltai. The screenplay by Susan Minot and Michael Cunningham is based on the 1998 novel of the same name by Susan Minot.
22
Dinner With Friends is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Dinner With Friends Dennis Quaid, Andie MacDowell, Toni Collette

Released: 2001

Directed by: Norman Jewison

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23
Changing Lanes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Changing Lanes Ben Affleck, Samuel L. Jackson, Amanda Peet

Released: 2002

Directed by: Roger Michell

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The Last Shot is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Alec Baldwin, Willam Belli, Matthew Broderick

Released: 2004

Directed by: Jeff Nathanson

The Last Shot is a 2004 comedy film starring Matthew Broderick, Alec Baldwin, Toni Collette, Tim Blake Nelson, Joan Cusack, Tony Shalhoub, Buck Henry, Ray Liotta, Calista Flockhart and Ian ...more
25
Foster is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Toni Collette Movies
Foster Toni Collette, Ioan Gruffudd, Richard E. Grant

Released: 2011

Directed by: Jonathan Newman

After a toy factory owner and his wife get an unexpected visit from a precocious 7-year-old boy, their world will be turned upside down! When they decide to take him in as a foster child, the ...more