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The Best Touchstone Pictures Movies List 

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Updated April 17, 2020 2.9k votes 160 voters 16.7k views
List of Touchstone Pictures movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Touchstone Pictures produced and/or distributed these films, which are listed in alphabetical order and sortable by any column. This is a list of all notable and most famous Touchstone Pictures films, including movie posters when available. It answers the questions, "What movies did Touchstone Pictures produce?" and "What films did Touchstone Pictures distribute?" Dark Water and Ladder 49 are only the beginning of the movies on this list. This best Touchstone Pictures movies list displays shorts as well as feature films made by Touchstone Pictures, including theatrical releases, limited releases, and made-for-TV Touchstone Pictures movies. You can also manipulate this list of movies by this production company. (199 Movies)
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Good Morning, Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Touchstone Pictures Movies List
Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, J. T. Walsh

Released: 1987

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Good Morning, Vietnam is a 1987 American comedy film written by Mitch Markowitz and directed by Barry Levinson. Set in Saigon in 1965, during Vietnam, the film stars Robin Williams as a radio DJ ...more

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#42 of 375 The 50+ Best War Movies Ever Made, Ranked #55 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #276 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Lara Flynn Boyle

Released: 1989

Directed by: Peter Weir

Dead Poets Society is a 1989 American drama film written by Tom Schulman, directed by Peter Weir and starring Robin Williams. Set at the conservative and aristocratic Welton Academy in the ...more

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#64 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #61 of 349 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetimelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Gabrielle Union, Heath Ledger

Released: 1999

Directed by: Gil Junger

10 Things I Hate About You is a 1999 American romantic comedy film directed by Gil Junger, and a modern retelling of William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew. After finding out his crush ...more

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#34 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies #145 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #501 of 1,030 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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George Clooney, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

Released: 2000

Directed by: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

O Brother, Where Art Thou? is a 2000 adventure comedy film written, produced, edited, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, and starring George Clooney, John Turturro, and Tim Blake Nelson, with ...more

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#193 of 377 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #192 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #84 of 1,030 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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Ben Affleck, Bruce Willis, Liv Tyler

Released: 1998

Directed by: Michael Bay

Armageddon is a 1998 American science fiction disaster thriller film, directed by Michael Bay, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, and released by Touchstone Pictures. The film follows a group of ...more

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#11 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #96 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movieslisted on The 50 Highest Grossing '90s Movies, Ranked

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Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Harvey Keitel

Released: 1992

Directed by: Emile Ardolino

Sister Act is a 1992 American musical comedy film directed by Emile Ardolino and written by Joseph Howard, with musical arrangements by Marc Shaiman. It stars Whoopi Goldberg as a lounge singer ...more

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#151 of 377 The Best Musical Movies of All Time #45 of 726 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked #38 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies

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Scarlett Johansson, David Bowie, Hugh Jackman

Released: 2006

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

The Prestige is a 2006 mystery drama film directed by Christopher Nolan, from a screenplay adapted by him and his brother Jonathan Nolan from Christopher Priest's 1995 World Fantasy ...more

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#101 of 366 The Best Movies Based On Books #615 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #7 of 24 The Best Movies with Twist Endings

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Paula Abdul, Patrick Dempsey, Seth Green

Released: 1987

Directed by: Steve Rash

Can't Buy Me Love is a 1987 teen comedy feature film starring Patrick Dempsey and Amanda Peterson in a story about a nerd at a high school in Tucson, Arizona who gives a cheerleader $1,000 to ...more

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#122 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #109 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #214 of 349 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime

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High Fidelity is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Touchstone Pictures Movies List
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Springsteen, Jack Black

Released: 2000

Directed by: Stephen Frears

High Fidelity is a 2000 American comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Frears and starring John Cusack and Iben Hjejle. The film is based on the 1995 British novel of the same name by Nick ...more

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#147 of 366 The Best Movies Based On Books #901 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #40 of 347 Movies with the Best Soundtracks

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Steve Martin, Diane Keaton, Martin Short

Released: 1991

Directed by: Charles Shyer

Father of the Bride is a 1991 American comedy film starring Steve Martin, Diane Keaton, Kimberly Williams, George Newbern, Martin Short, B.D. Wong and Kieran Culkin. It is a remake of the 1950 ...more

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#57 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies #158 of 293 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry #243 of 1,030 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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Nicolas Cage, John Malkovich, Steve Buscemi

Released: 1997

Directed by: Simon West

Con Air is a 1997 American action film directed by Simon West and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, producer of The Rock. It stars Nicolas Cage, John Cusack, and John Malkovich. The film borrows ...more

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#21 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #374 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #162 of 548 The Greatest Movies for Guys

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Reese Witherspoon, Matthew McConaughey, Dakota Fanning

Released: 2002

Directed by: Andy Tennant

Sweet Home Alabama is a 2002 American romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant, starring Reese Witherspoon, Josh Lucas, Patrick Dempsey and Candice Bergen. The film was released by ...more

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#307 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #9 of 804 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #27 of 172 The Greatest Date Movies of All Time

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Will Smith, Jack Black, Gene Hackman

Released: 1998

Directed by: Tony Scott

Enemy of the State is a 1998 American spy-thriller about a group of rogue U.S. National Security Agency agents conspiring to take out a U.S. Congressman and try to cover up. It was written by ...more

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#92 of 726 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked #808 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movieslisted on The Very Best Movies About Hackers

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Starship Troopers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Touchstone Pictures Movies List
Neil Patrick Harris, Denise Richards, Amy Smart

Released: 1997

Directed by: Paul Verhoeven

Starship Troopers is a 1997 American military science fiction action film directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Edward Neumeier. The story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his ...more

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Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Rob Schneider

Released: 1998

Directed by: Frank Coraci

The Waterboy is a 1998 American sports/comedy film directed by Frank Coraci, starring Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Fairuza Balk, Henry Winkler, Jerry Reed, Larry Gilliard, Jr., Blake Clark, Peter ...more

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The Most Hilarious Quotes From 'The Waterboy' #40 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movieslisted on The 50 Highest Grossing '90s Movies, Ranked

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Henry Cavill, Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce

Released: 2002

Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

The Count of Monte Cristo is a 2002 adventure film directed by Kevin Reynolds. The film is an adaptation of the book of the same name by Alexandre Dumas, père and stars Jim Caviezel, Guy ...more

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#59 of 366 The Best Movies Based On Books #469 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #414 of 804 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made

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Kate Beckinsale, Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck

Released: 2001

Directed by: Michael Bay

Pearl Harbor is a 2001 American war film with romance and action elements directed by Michael Bay, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and written by Randall Wallace. It features an ensemble cast, ...more

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Tom Cruise, Elisabeth Shue, Gina Gershon

Released: 1988

Directed by: Roger Donaldson

Cocktail is a 1988 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Roger Donaldson and written by Heywood Gould, whose screenplay was based on his book of the same name. The film tells the story ...more

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#164 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #1,344 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #164 of 439 The Funniest '80s Movies

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Angelina Jolie, Nicolas Cage, Robert Duvall

Released: 2000

Directed by: Dominic Sena

Gone in 60 Seconds is a 2000 American action film, starring Nicolas Cage, Angelina Jolie, Giovanni Ribisi, Christopher Eccleston, Robert Duvall, Vinnie Jones, and Will Patton. The film was ...more

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#280 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #31 of 32 Blockbusters With No Cultural Impact Whatsoever, Ranked #4 of 12 12 Bad Nicolas Cage Movies That Are Actually Good

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Beaches is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Touchstone Pictures Movies List
Bette Midler, Mayim Bialik, Barbara Hershey

Released: 1988

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Beaches, is a 1988 American comedy-drama film adapted by Mary Agnes Donoghue from the Iris Rainer Dart novel of the same name. It was directed by Garry Marshall, and stars Bette Midler, Barbara ...more

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#310 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #263 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #183 of 349 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime

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Madonna, Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman

Released: 1990

Directed by: Warren Beatty

Dick Tracy is a 1990 American action film based on the 1930s comic strip character of the same name created by Chester Gould. Warren Beatty produced, directed, and starred in the film, which ...more

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'Dick Tracy' Was A Prestige Comic Book Movie That Came Out 25 Years Too Early #330 of 377 The Best Musical Movies of All Timelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Betty White, Queen Latifah, Steve Martin

Released: 2003

Directed by: Adam Shankman

Bringing Down the House is a 2003 American comedy film written by Jason Filardi and directed by Adam Shankman. The film stars Steve Martin and Queen Latifah.

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#387 of 1,030 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films #496 of 1,209 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #18 of 30 The Worst Movies With Great Trailers

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Tom Hanks, Craig T. Nelson, Mare Winningham

Released: 1989

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Turner & Hooch is a 1989 American comedy-thriller film starring Tom Hanks and Beasley the Dog as the eponymous characters, Turner and Hooch respectively. The film also co-stars Mare ...more

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#97 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #254 of 1,209 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #91 of 439 The Funniest '80s Movies

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Bill Murray, Richard Dreyfuss, Charlie Korsmo

Released: 1991

Directed by: Frank Oz

What About Bob? is a 1991 comedy film directed by Frank Oz, and starring Bill Murray and Richard Dreyfuss. Murray plays Bob Wiley, a psychiatric patient who follows his egotistical psychiatrist ...more

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#29 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies #321 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #111 of 1,030 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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Mel Gibson, Liev Schreiber, Rene Russo

Released: 1996

Directed by: Ron Howard

Ransom is a 1996 American thriller film written by Richard Price & Alexander Ignon and directed by Ron Howard. The film stars Mel Gibson, Rene Russo, Brawley Nolte, Gary Sinise, Delroy ...more

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#440 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #24 of 104 The Greatest Movie Remakes of All Time #8 of 94 Best Kidnapping Movies & Hostage Movies of All Time, Ranked