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The Best Universal Studios Movies List

Updated July 27, 2020 13.1k votes 1.1k voters 124.4k views214 items
List of Universal Studios movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Universal Studios 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 Universal Studios films, including movie posters when available. It answers the questions, "What movies did Universal Studios produce?" and "What films did Universal Studios distribute?" Movies include everything from The Watcher to One Hundred Men and a Girl. This best Universal Studios movies list displays shorts as well as feature films made by Universal Studios, including theatrical releases, limited releases, and made-for-TV Universal Studios movies. You can also manipulate this list of movies by this production company. (639 Movies)
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    The 40-Year-Old Virgin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    The 40-Year-Old Virgin

    Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings

    Released2005

    Directed byJudd Apatow

    The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 American romantic comedy film written, produced and directed... more on Wikipedia
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    Bad Boys is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Bad Boys

    Sean Penn, Ally Sheedy

    Released1983

    Directed byRick Rosenthal

    Bad Boys is a 1983 drama film written by Richard Di Lello and directed by Rick Rosenthal.

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    #18 of 26 The Best Brat Pack Movies#25 of 105 The Best Prison Movies

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    Uncle Buck is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Uncle Buck

    Macaulay Culkin, John Candy

    Released1989

    Directed byJohn Hughes

    Uncle Buck is a 1989 American comedy film directed by John Hughes and starring John Candy and... more on Wikipedia

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    #16 of 314 The Funniest '80s Movies#145 of 1,647 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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    Babe is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Babe

    Hugo Weaving, James Cromwell

    Released1995

    Directed byChris Noonan

    Babe is a 1995 comedy-drama film, co-written and directed by Chris Noonan. It is an adaptation... more on Wikipedia
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    Creature from the Black Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Creature from the Black Lagoon

    Richard Carlson, Richard Denning

    Released1954

    Directed byJack Arnold

    Creature from the Black Lagoon is a 1954 monster horror 3-D film in black-and-white, directed... more on Wikipedia

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    #71 of 105 The Best Halloween Movies for Kids#12 of 51 The Greatest Classic Sci-Fi Movies

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    The Killers is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    The Killers

    Ronald Reagan, Angie Dickinson

    Released1964

    Directed byDon Siegel

    The Killers, released in the UK as Ernest Hemingway's "The Killers", is a 1964 crime film... more on Wikipedia

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    #135 of 161 The Best Movies of the '60s#36 of 36 The Greatest Classic Noir Movies, Ranked

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    Hannibal is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Hannibal

    Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman

    Released2001

    Directed byRidley Scott

    Hannibal is a 2001 American thriller film directed by Ridley Scott, adapted from the novel of... more on Wikipedia

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    #18 of 242 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time#368 of 560 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

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    Casino is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Casino

    Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro

    Released1995

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

    Casino is a 1995 American drama film directed by Martin Scorsese. It is based on the... more on Wikipedia

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    #4 of 108 The Best Mafia Films Of All Time#132 of 364 The Best Movies Based On Books

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    The Island is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    The Island

    Michael Caine, David Warner

    Released1980

    Directed byMichael Ritchie

    The Island is a 1980 American thriller film, directed by Michael Ritchie and starring Michael... more on Wikipedia
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    The Last Temptation of Christ is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    The Last Temptation of Christ

    David Bowie, Willem Dafoe

    Released1988

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

    The Last Temptation of Christ is a 1988 American-Canadian epic drama film directed by Martin... more on Wikipedia

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    #321 of 553 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made#518 of 675 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars

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    Field of Dreams is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Field of Dreams

    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon

    Released1989

    Directed byPhil Alden Robinson

    Field of Dreams is a 1989 American fantasy-drama film directed by Phil Alden Robinson, who... more on Wikipedia
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    Great Expectations is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Great Expectations

    Michael York, Sarah Miles

    Released1974

    Directed byJoseph Hardy

    Great Expectations is a 1974 film made for television based on the Charles Dickens novel of... more on Wikipedia
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    An American Werewolf in London is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    An American Werewolf in London

    Jenny Agutter, Frank Oz

    Released1981

    Directed byJohn Landis

    An American Werewolf in London is a 1981 horror comedy film written and directed by John... more on Wikipedia

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    #591 of 1,189 Every Oscar Winning Film Ever#43 of 714 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time

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    The Best Little Whorehouse in  is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

    Dolly Parton, Burt Reynolds

    Released1982

    Directed byColin Higgins

    This film is a 1982 American musical comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Colin... more on Wikipedia
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    Step Up is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Step Up

    Briana Evigan, Rick Malambri
    The Step Up films are a series of dance/romance-drama films created by Duane Adler. The first... more on Wikipedia
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    Curious George is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Curious George

    Drew Barrymore, Will Ferrell

    Released2006

    Directed byMatthew O'Callaghan

    Curious George is a 2006 American animated adventure family film based on the book series by... more on Wikipedia

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    #130 of 572 The Best Animated Films Ever#215 of 299 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time

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    Love Actually is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Love Actually

    Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert

    Released2003

    Directed byRichard Curtis

    Love Actually is a 2003 British Christmas-themed romantic comedy film written and directed by... more on Wikipedia
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    The Break-Up is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    The Break-Up

    Vince Vaughn, Jennifer Aniston

    Released2006

    Directed byPeyton Reed

    The Break-Up is a 2006 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Peyton Reed. In a bid... more on Wikipedia

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    #250 of 836 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made#613 of 922 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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    Weird Science is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Weird Science

    Robert Downey Jr., Kelly LeBrock

    Released1985

    Directed byJohn Hughes

    Weird Science is a 1985 American teen sci-fi comedy film written and directed by John Hughes... more on Wikipedia
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    The Shadow is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    The Shadow

    Alec Baldwin, Ian McKellen

    Released1994

    Directed byRussell Mulcahy

    The Shadow is a 1994 American superhero film, directed by Russell Mulcahy and starring Alec... more on Wikipedia

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    Everything Doctor Strange Basically Stole from The Shadow#52 of 97 The Worst Superhero Movies Ever Made

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    The Nutty Professor is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    The Nutty Professor

    Eddie Murphy, Jada Pinkett Smith

    Released1996

    Directed byTom Shadyac

    The Nutty Professor is a 1996 American slapstick science-fiction comedy film directed by Tom... more on Wikipedia
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    Balto is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Balto

    Kevin Bacon, Phil Collins

    Released1995

    Directed bySimon Wells

    Balto is a 1995 American live-action/animated historical adventure drama film directed by... more on Wikipedia

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    #72 of 318 The Best Movies For Kids#6 of 19 All Of Your Favorite Non-Disney Movies From The '90s

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    Fahrenheit 451 is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Fahrenheit 451

    Julie Christie, Cyril Cusack

    Released1966

    Directed byFrançois Truffaut

    Fahrenheit 451 is a 1966 British Dystopian science fiction drama film directed by François... more on Wikipedia

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    #203 of 336 The Greatest Movies in World Cinema History#76 of 154 The Best Dystopian And Near Future Movies

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    Junior is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Junior

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emma Thompson

    Released1994

    Directed byIvan Reitman

    Junior is a 1994 American comedy film written by Kevin Wade and Chris Conrad and directed by... more on Wikipedia

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    #199 of 252 The Funniest '90s Movies#35 of 40 The Greatest Arnold Schwarzenegger Movies

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    Endless Love is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Universal Studios Movies List
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    Endless Love

    Tom Cruise, Brooke Shields

    Released1981

    Directed byFranco Zeffirelli

    Endless Love is a 1981 romantic drama film directed by Franco Zeffirelli starring Brooke... more on Wikipedia

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    #42 of 42 The All-Time Best Tom Cruise Movies#13 of 20 The Sexiest Movie Casts from the 80s

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