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The Best TriStar Pictures Movies List 

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List of TriStar Pictures movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. TriStar 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 TriStar Pictures films, including movie posters when available. It answers the questions, "What movies did TriStar Pictures produce?" and "What films did TriStar Pictures distribute?" List includes Rad, The Hitcher, more. This best TriStar Pictures movies list displays shorts as well as feature films made by TriStar Pictures, including theatrical releases, limited releases, and made-for-TV TriStar Pictures movies. You can also manipulate this list of movies by this production company. (150 Movies)
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Terminator 2: Judgment D... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TriStar Pictures Movies List
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edward Furlong, Linda Hamilton

Released: 1991

Directed by: James Cameron

Terminator 2: Judgment Day is a 1991 American science fiction action thriller film written, produced and directed by James Cameron. The film stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Robert ...more

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Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside

Released: 1990

Directed by: Paul Verhoeven

Total Recall is a 1990 American science fiction action film directed by Paul Verhoeven. In 2084, a construction worker, Douglas Quaid (Arnold Schwarzenegger), suddenly finds himself embroiled in ...more

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#15 of 190 The Best Alien Movies Ever Made #225 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked Every Warning Sci-Fi Writer Philip K. Dick Gave Us About Technology That Is Coming True

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Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Julius Erving

Released: 1993

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Philadelphia is a 1993 American drama film and one of the first mainstream Hollywood films to acknowledge HIV/AIDS, homosexuality, and homophobia. It was written by Ron Nyswaner, directed by ...more

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#104 of 292 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry #483 of 721 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Rankedlisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Val Kilmer, Chevy Chase, Deborah Foreman

Released: 1985

Directed by: Martha Coolidge

Real Genius is a 1985 satirical comedy film directed by Martha Coolidge. It stars Val Kilmer and Gabriel Jarret. The film is set on the campus of Pacific Tech, a technical university similar to ...more

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Danny DeVito, Mara Wilson, Paul Reubens

Released: 1996

Directed by: Danny DeVito

Matilda is a 1996 American fantasy comedy children's film directed and narrated by Danny DeVito. The screenplay by Nicholas Kazan and Robin Swicord is based on Roald Dahl's novel of the same ...more

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#233 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #53 of 410 The Best Rainy Day Movies #90 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies

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Steve Guttenberg, Ally Sheedy, Austin Pendleton

Released: 1986

Directed by: John Badham

Short Circuit is a 1986 American comic science fiction film directed by John Badham, and written by S. S. Wilson and Brent Maddock. The film's plot centers upon an experimental military robot ...more

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#97 of 336 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime #92 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #344 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Kim Basinger, Robert Redford, Robert Duvall

Released: 1984

Directed by: Barry Levinson

The Natural is a 1984 sports drama. It is a film adaptation of Bernard Malamud's 1952 baseball novel of the same name, directed by Barry Levinson and starring Robert Redford, Glenn Close, and ...more

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#178 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #109 of 548 The Greatest Movies for Guys

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Vince Vaughn, Sean Astin, Jon Favreau filmography

Released: 1993

Directed by: David Anspaugh

Rudy is a 1993 American sports film directed by David Anspaugh. It is an account of the life of Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger, who harbored dreams of playing football at the University of ...more

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Joan Rivers, Brooke Shields, Liza Minnelli

Released: 1984

Directed by: Frank Oz

The Muppets Take Manhattan is a 1984 American musical comedy film directed by Frank Oz. It is the third of a series of live-action musical feature films starring Jim Henson's Muppets with ...more

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#220 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #137 of 318 The Best Movies for Kids

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Sharon Stone, Michael Douglas, Jeanne Tripplehorn

Released: 1992

Directed by: Paul Verhoeven

Basic Instinct is a 1992 French-American neo-noir erotic thriller film directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Joe Eszterhas, and starring Michael Douglas and Sharon Stone. The film is about a ...more

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#590 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #141 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

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Robert Downey Jr., Milla Jovovich, Diane Lane

Released: 1992

Directed by: Richard Attenborough

Chaplin is a 1992 British-American biographical comedy-drama film about the life of British comedian Charlie Chaplin. It was produced and directed by Richard Attenborough and stars Robert ...more

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#248 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies #56 of 239 The Best Movies Based on True Stories

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Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Paul Giamatti

Released: 1997

Directed by: Mike Newell

Donnie Brasco is a 1997 American film directed by Mike Newell and starring Al Pacino and Johnny Depp. Michael Madsen, Bruno Kirby, James Russo, and Anne Heche appeared in supporting roles. The ...more

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#840 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #107 of 363 The Best Movies Based On Books

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Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Julie Benz

Released: 1997

Directed by: James L. Brooks

As Good as It Gets is a 1997 American romantic comedy film directed by James L. Brooks and produced by Laura Ziskin. It stars Jack Nicholson as a misanthropic, homophobic, racist, ...more

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#116 of 804 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #159 of 302 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Timelisted on The Highest Grossing 90s Movies

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Glory is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TriStar Pictures Movies List
Morgan Freeman, Denzel Washington, Matthew Broderick

Released: 1989

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Glory is a 1989 American drama film directed by Edward Zwick and starring Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes and Morgan Freeman. The screenplay was written by Kevin Jarre, based on ...more

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#226 of 336 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime #34 of 292 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Crylisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Ben Kingsley, Mark Strong, Ophelia Lovibond

Released: 2005

Directed by: Roman Polanski

Oliver Twist is a 2005 Drama film written by Ronald Harwood and directed by Roman Polanski.
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Jacob's Ladder is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TriStar Pictures Movies List
Macaulay Culkin, Tim Robbins, Jason Alexander

Released: 1990

Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Jacob's Ladder is a 1990 American psychological horror film directed by Adrian Lyne, written and produced by Bruce Joel Rubin and starring Tim Robbins, Elizabeth Peña and Danny Aiello. ...more

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#16 of 24 The Best Movies with Twist Endings #13 of 156 The Most Confusing Movies Ever Made

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Mike Myers, Phil Hartman, Michael Richards

Released: 1993

Directed by: Thomas Schlamme

This film is a 1993 American romantic comedy thriller film starring Mike Myers and Nancy Travis. Myers plays Charlie McKenzie, a man afraid of commitment until he meets Harriet, who works at a ...more

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#477 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #379 of 804 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made

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Toshio Furukawa, Takeshi Aono, Norio Wakamoto

Released: 2001

Directed by: Rintaro

Metropolis is a 2001 anime film loosely based on the 1949 Metropolis manga created by Osamu Tezuka, itself inspired by the 1927 German silent film of the same name, though the two do not share ...more

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#157 of 193 The Saddest Anime Series of All Time #496 of 710 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars #15 of 15 15 Times Anime Should Have Won The Oscar For 'Best Animated Feature'

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Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine

Released: 1989

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Steel Magnolias is a 1989 American comedy-drama film directed by Herbert Ross, based on the 1987 play by Robert Harling. A young beautician (Daryl Hannah), newly arrived in a small Louisiana ...more

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#209 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #276 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Jerry Maguire is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TriStar Pictures Movies List
Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

Released: 1996

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Jerry Maguire is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama sports film written, produced and directed by Cameron Crowe, and stars Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Renée Zellweger. It was ...more

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#732 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #35 of 172 The Greatest Date Movies of All Timelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Demi Moore, Rob Lowe, Megan Mullally

Released: 1986

Directed by: Edward Zwick

About Last Night is a 1986 American romantic dramedy film. The film was directed by Edward Zwick, and stars Rob Lowe and Demi Moore as Chicago yuppies who enter a committed relationship for the ...more

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#567 of 1,199 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time #313 of 710 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars

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William H. Macy, Vanity, Keshia Knight Pulliam

Released: 1985

Directed by: Michael Schultz

The Last Dragon is a 1985 martial arts musical film produced by Rupert Hitzig for Berry Gordy and directed by Michael Schultz. The film was a critical disappointment but a financial success, and ...more

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#226 of 721 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked #363 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #531 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

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Rose McGowan, Julie Benz, Pam Grier

Released: 1999

Directed by: Darren Stein

Jawbreaker is a 1999 American black comedy film written and directed by Darren Stein. The film stars Rose McGowan, Rebecca Gayheart, Julie Benz, and Judy Greer as girls in an exclusive clique in ...more

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#1,142 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #181 of 804 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #326 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

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John Candy, Jeffrey Jones, Shawnee Smith

Released: 1989

Directed by: Paul Flaherty

Who's Harry Crumb? is a comedy-mystery film featuring John Candy as the title character. Paul Flaherty directed the film, which co-stars Annie Potts, Jeffrey Jones and Shawnee Smith. An ...more

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#130 of 439 The Funniest '80s Movies #78 of 139 The Funniest Slapstick Movies Ever Made

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Sean Astin, Dudley Moore, Kirk Cameron

Released: 1987

Directed by: Rod Daniel

Like Father Like Son is a 1987 comedy film starring Kirk Cameron and Dudley Moore. This film has a similar premise to but is not a direct remake of the 1976 classic Disney film Freaky Friday. ...more

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