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List of Ally Sheedy Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Breakfast Club (1985)
42
5
The Breakfast Club
TV-14
42
5

A disparate group of five students of the same school – a snob, a geek, a jock, a punk and a kook – are forced to spend one Saturday together in detention in their school library. Despite having almost nothing in common, after spending nine hours together, they begin to look at each other differently and become good friends.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Hughes
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for
2. WarGames (1983)
35
2
WarGames
PG
35
2

Pentagon has fully automated its missile launch control centers in order to eliminate risky human element in the event of an actual war. Meanwhile, two computer savvy high school students are searching for interesting games, eventually coming across something called "Global Thermonuclear War".  They somehow hack into the site and start playing, not realizing their action can lead to WWIII. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jennifer
Director:
John Badham
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
Matthew Broderick, William H. Macy, John Wood, Dabney Coleman, Barry Corbin
3. Bad Boys (1983)
18
4
Bad Boys
R
18
4

Mick O’Brien is a 16 year old Irish hoodlum from Chicago who commits small crimes such as snatching purses, and getting into fights, although he aspires to commit bigger and more cruel things. However, he accidentally kills an eight-year old kid, after which he is sent to prison. Prison life seems to be way tougher than he expected.

As:
Cast
Director:
Rick Rosenthal
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Sean Penn, Alan Ruck, Esai Morales, Reni Santoni, Jim Moody, Eric Gurry
4. X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
18
3
X-Men: Apocalypse
PG-13
18
3

En Sabah Nur, the first mutant worshipped as a god in ancient Egypt, wakes up thousands of years later and is extremely dissatisfied with the modern world. He recruits four powerful mutants, Storm, Psylocke, Angel and Magneto, to bring about Apocalypse to the world, which Professor Xavier and Mystique must prevent with the help of young recruits.

As:
Cast
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
5. Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)
23
3
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
PG
23
3

Kevin McCallister and his family plan a Christmas vacation in Miami but Kevin accidentally boards a wrong plane and lands in New York, where he befriends a toy shop owner and a homeless pigeon lady. Also in New York are his old foes, Harry and Marv, who plan to burgle the toy store. Kevin of course is ready to trap and hand them back to the police.

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Columbus
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
6. Short Circuit (1986)
22
3
Short Circuit
PG
22
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Stephanie Speck
Director:
John Badham
Genres:
Family, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Austin Pendleton, Steve Guttenberg, G.W. Bailey, Fisher Stevens
8. Welcome to the Rileys (2010)
13
3
Welcome to the Rileys
R
13
3

Welcome to the Rileys is a 2010 drama film which revolves around Doug and Lois, whose marriage is going through a difficult phase as the two start drifting apart from each other. However, things take an interesting turn after Doug meets a 16 year old stripper during his business trip.

As:
Cast
Role:
Harriet
Director:
Jake Scott
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kristen Stewart, James Gandolfini, Melissa Leo, Joe Chrest
9. High Art (1998)
18
3
High Art
R
18
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Lisa Cholodenko
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Radha Mitchell, Sarita Choudhury, David Thornton, Gabriel Mann
10. Only the Lonely (1991)
20
2
Only the Lonely
PG-13
20
2

A romantic comedy about a policeman from Chicago who falls in love with a woman whose father owns a funeral home. Their relationship has to overcome many obstacles because of his rude and controlling mother.

As:
Cast
Role:
Theresa Luna
Director:
Chris Columbus
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
11. Life During Wartime (2009)
10
2
Life During Wartime
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Todd Solondz
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Michael K. Williams, Allison Janney, Michael Kenneth Williams, Charlotte Rampling, Michael Lerner
12. Little Sister (2016)
10
2
Little Sister
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Joani Lunsford
Director:
Zach Clark
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Addison Timlin, Barbara Crampton, Peter Hedges, Keith Poulson
14. Short Circuit 2 (1988)
19
3
Short Circuit 2
PG
19
3
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Kenneth Johnson
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Jack Weston, Michael McKean, Fisher Stevens, Cynthia Gibb
15. She's Having a Baby (1988)
14
2
She's Having a Baby
PG-13
14
2

She’s Having a Baby is a romantic comedy drama film which tells the story of Jake and Kristy Briggs, who are newly married, and are living a happy life with each other. However, when they try to have a baby, they face a number of challenges and learn how unprepared they are, for what lies ahead.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
John Hughes
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
16. Oxford Blues (1984)
14
2
Oxford Blues
PG-13
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rona
Director:
Robert Boris
Genres:
Sport, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Rob Lowe, Amanda Pays, Julian Firth, Julian Sands
17. Maid to Order (1987)
20
4
Maid to Order
PG
20
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Jessie Montgomery
Director:
Amy Holden Jones
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Tom Skerritt, Katey Sagal, Beverly D'Angelo, Michael Ontkean, Valerie Perrine
20. Man's Best Friend (1993)
10
2
Man's Best Friend
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lori Tanner
Director:
John Lafia
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lance Henriksen, Fredric Lehne, Robert Costanzo, John Cassini
21. Ten Stories Tall (2010)
14
2
Ten Stories Tall
14
2
As:
Cast
Director:
David Garrett
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tovah Feldshuh, Josh Hamilton, Jim Gaffigan, Jean Brassard
22. I'll Take You There (1999)
13
2
I'll Take You There
R
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bernice
Director:
Adrienne Shelly
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Vereen, Lara Harris, John Pyper-Ferguson, Reg Rogers
23. Fear (1990)
17
3
Fear
R
17
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Cayce Bridges
Director:
Rockne S. O'Bannon
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Lauren Hutton, Dina Merrill, Stan Shaw, Michael O'Keefe
24. Twice in a Lifetime (1985)
11
2
Twice in a Lifetime
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Helen
Director:
Bud Yorkin
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Ann-Margret, Brian Dennehy, Gene Hackman, Ellen Burstyn, Amy Madigan
25. The Autumn Heart (1999)
10
2
The Autumn Heart
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Deborah
Director:
Steven Maler
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tyne Daly, Marceline Hugot, Marla Sucharetza, Davidlee Willson
26. Just a Dream (2002)
12
2
Just a Dream
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maureen Sturbuck
Director:
Danny Glover
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robby Benson, Carl Lumbly, Rodney A. Grant, Jeremy Sumpter
27. Sugar Town (1999)
10
2
Sugar Town
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Allison Anders, Kurt Voss
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Martin Kemp, Michael Des Barres, Jade Gordon, John Taylor
28. Myth America (1998)
9
2
Myth America
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Galt Niederhoffer
Star Cast:
Justin Pierce, Eric Mabius, Galaxy Craze, Elena Franklin
29. Shooting Livien (2005)
9
2
Shooting Livien
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Rebecca Cook
Genres:
Romance, Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Dominic Monaghan, Polly Draper, Jason Behr, Sarah Wynter
30. Noise (2004)
10
2
Noise
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Tony Spiridakis
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
John Slattery, Jennifer Carter, Julia Barnett, Trish Goff, Ted Bardy
31. Advice from a Caterpillar (1999)
9
2
Advice from a Caterpillar
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Don Scardino
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Sarah Hyland, Cynthia Nixon, William Duell, Patrick Breen
32. Steam (2007)
9
2
Steam
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Laurie
Director:
Kyle Schickner
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Chelsea Handler, Ruby Dee, Zach Mills, Kate Siegel
33. Happy Here and Now (2002)
8
2
Happy Here and Now
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lois
Director:
Michael Almereyda
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Arquette, Clarence Williams III, Karl Geary, Gloria Reuben
34. Sins of Our Youth (2014)
8
2
Sins of Our Youth
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Vicki
Director:
Gary Entin
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Mitchel Musso, Lucas Till, Joel Courtney, Bridger Zadina
35. Heart of Dixie (1989)
9
2
Heart of Dixie
PG
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maggie DeLoach
Director:
Martin Davidson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Phoebe Cates, Treat Williams, Virginia Madsen, Don Michael Paul
36. A Good Night to Die (2003)
8
2
A Good Night to Die
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Craig Singer
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Debbie Harry, Ralph Macchio, Seymour Cassel, Robin Givens, Michael Rapaport
37. The Junior Defenders (2007)
8
2
The Junior Defenders
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jill Fields
Director:
Keith Spiegel
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jason David Frank, Justin Henry, Brian O'Halloran, Fred Hazelton
38. Perestroika (2009)
8
2
Perestroika
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Helen
Director:
Slava Tsukerman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
F. Murray Abraham, Sam Robards, Oksana Stashenko, Jicky Schnee
39. Amnesia (1997)
7
1
Amnesia
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Martha Keller
Director:
Kurt Voss
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Sally Kirkland, Dara Tomanovich, Vincent Berry, Nicholas Walker
40. Blue City (1986)
8
1
Blue City
R
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Annie Rayford
Director:
Michelle Manning
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
42. Fugly! (2014)
8
1
Fugly!
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Alfredo Rodriguez de Villa
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Leguizamo, Rosie Perez, Griffin Dunne, Yul Vazquez, Radha Mitchell
43. Macon County Jail (1997)
7
1
Macon County Jail
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Susan Reed
Director:
Victoria Muspratt
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
David Carradine, Charles Napier, Todd Kimsey, Mark Pellegrino
44. Shelter Island (2003)
6
1
Shelter Island
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Louise 'Lou' Delamere
Director:
Geoffrey Schaaf
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Stephen Baldwin, Chris Penn, Patsy Kensit, Mimi Langeland
45. One Night Stand (1995)
7
2
One Night Stand
R
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mickey Sanderson
Director:
Talia Shire
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Don Novello, Gina Hecht, Jodi Thelen, David Sheltraw
46. The Definite Maybe (1997)
5
1
The Definite Maybe
5
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Lobl, Sam Sokolow
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Teri Garr, Eric Stoltz, Roy Scheider, Bob Balaban, Josh Lucas, Jeffrey Buehl

TV Movie(s)

1. The Day the Loving Stopped (1981)
12
2
The Day the Loving Stopped
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Daniel Mann
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dennis Weaver, Valerie Harper, Sam Groom, James Canning
3. The Violation of Sarah McDavid (1981)
12
2
The Violation of Sarah McDavid
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
John Llewellyn Moxey
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gloria Stuart, Eric Stoltz, Patty Duke, Ned Beatty
4. Deadly Lessons (1983)
10
2
Deadly Lessons
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marita Armstrong
Director:
William Wiard
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Donna Reed, Bill Paxton, Larry Wilcox, David Ackroyd
6. The Interrogation of Michael Crowe (2002)
12
2
The Interrogation of Michael Crowe
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cheryl Crowe
Director:
Don McBrearty
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Rosemary Dunsmore, John Bourgeois, Mark Rendall, Hannah Lochner
7. We Are the Children (1987)
12
2
We Are the Children
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert M. Young
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Ted Danson, Judith Ivey, Zia Mohyeddin, Khadija Ali Ahmed, John Okumu
8. Life on the Line (2003)
11
2
Life on the Line
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Bette Gordon
Star Cast:
Bill Sage, Michelle Hurst, Elena Aaron, Morgan Ferguson
9. Our Guys: Outrage at Glen Ridge (1999)
10
2
Our Guys: Outrage at Glen Ridge
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Det. Kelly Brooks
Director:
Guy Ferland
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Eric Stoltz, Sara Botsford, Scott Vickaryous, Heather Matarazzo
10. Chantilly Lace (1993)
10
2
Chantilly Lace
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth
Director:
Linda Yellen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Talia Shire, Jill Eikenberry, Lindsay Crouse, Martha Plimpton
11. Ultimate Betrayal (1994)
11
2
Ultimate Betrayal
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Donald Wrye
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Eileen Heckart, Marlo Thomas, Mel Harris, Kathryn Dowling
12. Country Justice (1996)
10
2
Country Justice
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Angie Baker
Director:
Graeme Campbell
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
George C. Scott, Rachael Leigh Cook, Don Diamont, Trenton McDevitt
13. The Warden (2001)
10
2
The Warden
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Helen Hewitt
Director:
Stephen Gyllenhaal
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lindsay Crouse, Sam Robards, Dale Midkiff, Robert Gossett
14. The Lost Capone (1990)
9
2
The Lost Capone
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kathleen Hart
Director:
John Gray
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Eric Roberts, Adrian Pasdar, Titus Welliver, Anthony Crivello
15. Tattle Tale (1992)
10
2
Tattle Tale
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Perot
Director:
Baz Taylor
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
C. Thomas Howell, Catherine Rich, Amanda Elwes, Pavel Douglas
16. Citizen Jane (2009)
10
2
Citizen Jane
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jane Alexander
Director:
Armand Mastroianni
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Biography, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Meat Loaf, Jon Polito, Nia Peeples, Robert Curtis Brown
17. Buried Alive II (1997)
11
2
Buried Alive II
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Riskin
Director:
Tim Matheson
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Tim Matheson, Brian Libby, Stephen Caffrey, Tracey Needham
18. The Haunting of Seacliff Inn (1994)
12
2
The Haunting of Seacliff Inn
PG-13
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Susan Enright
Director:
Walter Klenhard
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Louise Fletcher, Maxine Stuart, William R. Moses, Lucinda Weist
19. Hijacked: Flight 285 (1996)
9
3
Hijacked: Flight 285
9
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Charles Correll
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
James Brolin, Anthony Michael Hall, Susan Batten, Michael Gross, Perry King
21. The Tin Soldier (1995)
8
2
The Tin Soldier
PG
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Billy's Mom
Director:
Jon Voight, Gregory Gieras
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Jon Voight, Dom DeLuise, Trenton Knight, Bethany Richards
22. Not With My Daughter (2014)
8
2
Not With My Daughter
TV-14
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Melissa Eco
Director:
Penelope Buitenhuis
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Erik Knudsen, John Ralston, Rhys Ward, Annie Clark
23. The Fury Within (1998)
7
1
The Fury Within
PG-13
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Joanna Hanlon
Director:
Noel Nosseck
Genres:
Horror, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Steve Bastoni, Costas Mandylor, Vincent Berry, Jodie Dry
24. Lethal Exposure (1993)
9
1
Lethal Exposure
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Chris Cassidy
Director:
Kevin Connor
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Howard Hesseman, François-Eric Gendron, Carméla Valente, Mac McDonald
25. The Veteran (2006)
6
1
The Veteran
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Sara Reid
Director:
Sidney J. Furie
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Ironside, Bobby Hosea, Colin Glazer, Sean Baek

TV Shows and Videos

Chicago Story (1982)
Chicago Story
As:
Cast
Director:
Corey Allen, Harvey S. Laidman, Jerry Thorpe
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Maud Adams, Joe Pantoliano, Craig T. Nelson, Molly Cheek, Dennis Franz, Richard Lawson
Strike Force (1981)
Strike Force
As:
Cast
Director:
Cliff Bole, Richard Lang, Don Chaffey, Lawrence Dobkin, Bob Sweeney
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Eric Braeden, Laurence Fishburne, David McCallum, Robert Stack, Dorian Harewood, Richard Romanus, Michael Goodwin
Strange Frequency (2001)
Strange Frequency
As:
Cast
Director:
Kevin Inch, Jeff Woolnough, Neill Fearnley, Mary Lambert
Genres:
Horror, Drama
Star Cast:
Pam Grier, Judd Nelson, Eric Roberts, Camille Sullivan
Red Shoe Diaries 4: Auto Erotica (1994)
Red Shoe Diaries 4: Auto Erotica
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Karen (segment "The Fling")
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Duchovny, Marina Giulia Cavalli, William Paul Burns, Caitlin Dulany