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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

Released: 1993

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

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Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen

Released: 1999

Directed by: John Lasseter, Lee Unkrich, Ash Brannon

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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

Released: 1987

Directed by: Emile Ardolino

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Rosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Minnie Driver

Released: 1999

Directed by: Kevin Lima, Chris Buck

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Whoopi Goldberg, Amy Smart, John Cleese

Released: 2001

Directed by: Jerry Zucker

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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman

Released: 2008

Directed by: John Stevenson, Mark Osborne

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Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon

Released: 1991

Directed by: Oliver Stone

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Michael Jordan, Bill Murray, Larry Bird

Released: 1996

Directed by: Joe Pytka

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Nicole Kidman, Joaquin Phoenix, Matt Dillon

Released: 1995

Directed by: Gus Van Sant

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Jessica Lange, John Goodman, Dennis Quaid

Released: 1988

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

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Kirstie Alley, Tim Allen, Larry Miller

Released: 1997

Directed by: Bryan Spicer

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Tim Allen, Wallace Shawn, Sean Hayes

Released: 2000

Directed by: Steve Loter, Tad Stones

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Released: 1998

Directed by: Robert C. Ramirez

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Kevin Durand, Wayne Knight, Jason London

Released: 2007

Directed by: Todd Breau

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Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston

Released: 1997

Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker

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Jerry Seinfeld, Christine Ebersole, Paul Reiser

Released: 1999

Directed by: Boris Damast

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Kathleen Turner, Charles Durning, Wayne Knight

Released: 1991

Directed by: Jeff Kanew

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Excuse Me for Living Christopher Lloyd, Jerry Stiller, Robert Vaughn

Released: 2011

Directed by: Ric Klass

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Hayden Panettiere, Tim Curry, Jay Leno

Released: 2008

Directed by: Joe Sichta

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Wayne Knight, Jon Heder, Taryn Southern

Released: 2010

Directed by: Tim O'Donnell

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Released: 2002

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Released: 2013

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Tom McGrath, Jeff Bennett, Kevin McDonald

Released: 2009

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Released: 2008

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Tim McGraw, Ricky Schroder, Wayne Knight

Released: 2004

Directed by: Ricky Schroder

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