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The Best Wayne Knight Movies  

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

If you think the best Wayne Knight role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Wayne Knight performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List features films like Excuse Me for Living and To Die For.

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Jurassic Park is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Wayne Knight Movies
Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough
Jurassic Park is a 1993 American science fiction adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg. It is the first installment of the Jurassic Park franchise. It is based on the 1990 novel of the ...more
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Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen
Toy Story 2 is a 1999 American computer-animated comedy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by John Lasseter and co-directed by Lee ...more
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Dirty Dancing is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Wayne Knight Movies
Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey, Jerry Orbach
Dirty Dancing is a 1987 American romantic drama film. Written by Eleanor Bergstein and directed by Emile Ardolino, the film stars Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey in the lead roles, as well as ...more
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Whoopi Goldberg, Amy Smart, John Cleese
Rat Race is a 2001 American ensemble comedy film directed by Jerry Zucker, written by Andy Breckman, and starring Rowan Atkinson, Whoopi Goldberg, Cuba Gooding Jr., Jon Lovitz, Kathy Najimy, ...more
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Rosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Minnie Driver
Tarzan is a 1999 American animated adventure musical film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 37th film in the Walt Disney Animated Classics, it ...more
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Michael Jordan, Bill Murray, Larry Bird
Space Jam is a 1996 American live-action/animated sports family/comedy film starring basketball player Michael Jordan and featuring the Looney Tunes characters. The film was produced by Ivan ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman
Kung Fu Panda is a 2008 American computer-animated action comedy martial arts film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by John Stevenson and ...more
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Nicole Kidman, Joaquin Phoenix, Matt Dillon
This film is a 1995 American comedy-drama film, made in a mockumentary format, directed by Gus Van Sant and written by Buck Henry, based on the novel of the same name by Joyce Maynard, which in ...more
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Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon
JFK is a 1991 American historical legal-conspiracy thriller film directed by Oliver Stone. It examines the events leading to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and subsequent ...more
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Jessica Lange, John Goodman, Dennis Quaid
Everybody's All-American is a 1988 motion picture directed by Taylor Hackford and based on the novel Everybody's All-American by longtime Sports Illustrated contributor Frank Deford. The film ...more
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Kirstie Alley, Tim Allen, Larry Miller
For Richer or Poorer is a 1997 comedy film starring Tim Allen and Kirstie Alley.
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Tim Allen, Wallace Shawn, Sean Hayes
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins is a 2000 Disney animated direct-to-video film that acts as a pilot to the television series Buzz Lightyear of Star Command. Set in the ...more
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Farrah Fawcett, Carol Channing, DeForest Kelley
The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars is the name of both a children's book by Thomas Disch, as well as the film made from same. Both are sequels to the book and film versions of The Brave ...more
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Tom McGrath, Jeff Bennett, Kevin McDonald
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Kevin Durand, Wayne Knight, Jason London
Over the course of a single night, four childhood friends kill a drug dealer, rescue animals, dispose of a dead body and discover the unbreakable bonds of friendship. This film is a hilarious, ...more
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Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston
Hercules is a 1997 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 35th animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated ...more
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Julie Benz, Ray Stevenson, Dominic West
This film is a 2008 comic book action film featuring the Marvel Comics character The Punisher, directed by Lexi Alexander. It is the third feature film adaptation of The Punisher and is the ...more
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Robin Williams, Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh
This film is a 1991 psychological thriller/neo-noir written by Scott Frank and directed by Kenneth Branagh. It stars Branagh and his then-wife Emma Thompson, and co-stars Andy García, ...more
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Kathleen Turner, Charles Durning, Wayne Knight
V.I. Warshawski is a 1991 film directed by Jeff Kanew. It was intended to be a film franchise for star Kathleen Turner, but no sequels were ever produced following the film's critical and ...more
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Excuse Me for Living Christopher Lloyd, Jerry Stiller, Robert Vaughn
Excuse Me for Living is a 2011 romance and comedy film written and directed by Ric Klass.
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Jerry Seinfeld, Christine Ebersole, Paul Reiser
Pros & Cons is a 1999 comedy film written by Larry Miller and directed by Boris Damast.
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Hayden Panettiere, Tim Curry, Jay Leno
Scooby-Doo and the Goblin King is the twelfth in the series of Scooby-Doo direct-to-video films produced by Warner Bros. Animation. This movie, along with the next film Samurai Sword were both ...more
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Wayne Knight, Jon Heder, Taryn Southern
Woke Up Dead is an American horror/comedy web series starring Jon Heder as a young man who awakes in a full bathtub after 'drowning' and has no heartbeat, prompting his friends to believe him to ...more
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Bleacher Bums Brad Garrett, Charles Durning, Wayne Knight
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Elisha Cuthbert, Donna Summer, William Michael Albert Broad