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List of Amy Irving Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Carrie (1976)
22
3
Carrie
R
22
3

Based on Stephen King’s novel, the film is about Carrie White, a withdrawn, sensitive teenager who is brought up by an overbearing, fanatically religious mother. A target of taunts at school, she often receives help from her gym teacher. When Carrie gets bullied and humiliated at the senior prom, she unleashes her newly found telekinetic powers, leading to terrible consequences.

Role:
Sue Snell
Starring:
Sissy Spacek, John Travolta, Piper Laurie, William Katt
Directed By:
2. Traffic (2000)
15
2
Traffic
R
15
2

The movie explores America’s drug fight through four stories. The US drug czar discovers that his own daughter is an addict. The wife of a drug lord discovers her husband’s true profession and tries to protect it. A witness familiar with her husband’s activities is protected by two DEA agents. A committed cop begins to doubt his superior’s true motives in drug war.

Directed By:
3. Voices (1979)
14
2
Voices
PG
14
2
Role:
Rosemarie Lemon
Starring:
Herbert Berghof, Michael Ontkean, Alex Rocco, Barry Miller
Directed By:
Robert Markowitz
4. The Competition (1980)
18
2
The Competition
PG
18
2
Role:
Heidi Joan Schoonover
Starring:
Richard Dreyfuss, Lee Remick, Sam Wanamaker, Joseph Cali
Directed By:
Joel Oliansky
6. Yentl (1983)
17
2
Yentl
PG
17
2

Yenti is a musical romantic drama film which tells the story of a Jewish girl in Poland, who, in order to receive an education in Talmudic Law, dresses up and starts living like a boy.   

Role:
Hadass
Starring:
Barbra Streisand, Miriam Margolyes, Mandy Patinkin, Steven Hill, Nehemiah Persoff
Directed By:
7. Adam (2009)
11
2
Adam
PG-13
11
2

An awkward teenager Adam spends his high school summer with his older sister who is involved with New York City’s LGBT activism. 

Role:
Rebecca Buchwald
Starring:
Hugh Dancy, Rose Byrne, Peter Gallagher, Frankie Faison
Directed By:
Max Mayer
8. Casualties of War (1989)
12
2
Casualties of War
R
12
2

This war drama film takes us to the Vietnam War, and it tells the story of Private Eriksson who must not only fight against the enemy but also his own squad leader, Sergeant Tony Meserve, when he orders the squad members to kidnap and rape a poor farm girl. 

Starring:
Directed By:
9. Thirteen Conversations About One Thing (2001)
11
2
Thirteen Conversations About One Thing
R
11
2

Thirteen Conversations about One Thing is a drama film which revolves around various individuals, whose paths intersect in a way that eventually affects their lives unexpectedly.

Starring:
Elizabeth Reaser, Alan Arkin, Matthew McConaughey, David Connolly, Joseph Siravo, A.D. Miles
Directed By:
Jill Sprecher
10. The Fury (1978)
14
2
The Fury
R
14
2

Based on a novel of the same name, The Fury is a supernatural thriller film which tells us the story of Peter, a former CIA agent, whose son Robin is a psychic. Their lives take a turn after Ben Childress, Peter’s old colleague, kidnaps Robin, as he is studying people with supernatural powers. He hopes that he will be able to develop their talents, to use them as weapons. Peter soon teams up with a teenager with special abilities to rescue his son.

Role:
Gillian
Directed By:
11. Crossing Delancey (1988)
16
4
Crossing Delancey
PG
16
4
Role:
Isabelle Grossman
Starring:
John Patrick Shanley, Sylvia Miles, Peter Riegert, Jeroen Krabbé
Directed By:
Joan Micklin Silver
12. Honeysuckle Rose (1980)
14
2
Honeysuckle Rose
PG
14
2

Buck Bonham, a county singer, has a good family, but he is also struggling a little. Professionally, he still has to achieve national fame and personally he needs to find more time for his wife and son. Amidst all this, one of the band members decides to retire and is replaced by his beautiful daughter Lily who has had a crush on Buck ever since she was a child.

Role:
Lily Ramsey
Starring:
Slim Pickens, Willie Nelson, Dyan Cannon, Joey Floyd
Directed By:
Jerry Schatzberg
13. Tuck Everlasting (2002)
13
2
Tuck Everlasting
PG
13
2

Winnie Foster is a teen girl who is not happy with her family. While wandering the woods near her home, she meets a young man named Jesse Tuck, with whom she falls in love. His family is also very kind and generous who take her in as one of their own. However, there is more to than what meets the eye.

Starring:
Elisabeth Shue, Alexis Bledel, Ben Kingsley, Victor Garber, Sissy Spacek, William Hurt, Jonathan Jackson
Directed By:
Jay Russell
14. I'm Not Rappaport (1996)
10
2
I'm Not Rappaport
PG-13
10
2
Role:
Clara Gelber
Starring:
Marin Hinkle, Ossie Davis, Bobby Cannavale, Craig T. Nelson, Walter Matthau, Boyd Gaines
Directed By:
Herb Gardner
15. Micki + Maude (1984)
12
2
Micki + Maude
PG-13
12
2
Role:
Maude Salinger
Starring:
Dudley Moore, Big John Studd, Richard Mulligan, Ann Reinking, George Gaynes
Directed By:
16. Bossa Nova (2000)
10
2
Bossa Nova
R
10
2
Role:
Mary Ann Simpson
Starring:
Antônio Fagundes, Alexandre Borges, Débora Bloch, Drica Moraes
Directed By:
Bruno Barreto
17. Unsane (2018)
10
2
Unsane
R
10
2

After being repeatedly stalked by a pursuer and often imagining others as the stalker, Sawyer Valentini decides to consult mental health personnel. She involuntarily admits herself in a mental facility where her sanity is questioned, consequently extending her stay. Then she realizes that one of the staffers is the stalker in disguise. Now she must fight to prove her sanity…..and, get out alive.

Role:
Angela Valentini
Starring:
Matt Damon, Marc Kudisch, Joshua Leonard, Claire Foy
Directed By:
18. Carried Away (1996)
10
2
Carried Away
R
10
2
Role:
Rosealee Henson
Starring:
William Gary Busey, Dennis Hopper, Hal Holbrook, Julie Harris, Gary Busey
Directed By:
Bruno Barreto
19. The Confession (1999)
9
2
The Confession
R
9
2
Role:
Sarah Fertig
Starring:
Alec Baldwin, Ben Kingsley, Boyd Gaines, Ryan Marsini
Directed By:
David Hugh Jones
20. Hide and Seek (2005)
9
2
Hide and Seek
R
9
2

Dr. David Callaway decides to move with his 9-year-old daughter, Emily, to a new house after discovering his wife’s dead body in the bathtub from an apparent suicide. But he becomes worried when Emily and her new imaginary friend Charlie, start causing problems. When Charlie murders a local woman, sinister secrets are revealed. 

Role:
Alison Callaway
Starring:
Dakota Fanning, Robert De Niro, Famke Janssen, Elisabeth Shue, Elisabeth Shue
Directed By:
John Polson
21. She's Having a Baby (1988)
9
2
She's Having a Baby
PG-13
9
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.

Starring:
Olivia Newton-John, John Candy, Kevin Bacon, Ally Sheedy, Elizabeth McGovern, Wil Wheaton, Ted Danson
Directed By:
John Hughes
22. One Tough Cop (1998)
8
2
One Tough Cop
R
8
2
Starring:
Stephen Baldwin, Chris Penn, Gina Gershon, Michael McGlone
Directed By:
Bruno Barreto
23. The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)
7
1
The Rage: Carrie 2
R
7
1
Role:
Sue Snell
Starring:
Rachel Blanchard, Jason London, J. Smith-Cameron, Dylan Bruno
Directed By:
Robert Mandel, Katt Shea
24. Blue Ridge Fall (1999)
8
2
Blue Ridge Fall
R
8
2
Starring:
Tom Arnold, Peter Facinelli, Chris Isaak, Jay R. Ferguson
Directed By:
James Rowe
25. Rumpelstiltskin (1987)
8
2
Rumpelstiltskin
G
8
2
Role:
Katie
Starring:
Clive Revill, Billy Barty, Priscilla Pointer, Robert Symonds
Directed By:
David Irving
26. A Show of Force (1990)
8
2
A Show of Force
R
8
2
Role:
Kate Melendez
Starring:
Erik Estrada, Lou Diamond Phillips, Robert Duvall, Kevin Spacey, Andy Garcia
Directed By:
Bruno Barreto
27. Benefit of the Doubt (1993)
8
2
Benefit of the Doubt
R
8
2
Role:
Karen Braswell
Starring:
Donald Sutherland, Rider Strong, Christopher McDonald, Graham Greene
Directed By:
Jonathan Heap
28. Kleptomania (1995)
7
1
Kleptomania
R
7
1
Role:
Diana Allen
Starring:
Victor Garber, Patsy Kensit, Brett Snell, Christine Terrell
Directed By:
Don Boyd

TV Movie(s)

1. I'm a Fool (1977)
13
3
I'm a Fool
13
3
Role:
Lucy
Starring:
Ron Howard, Henry Fonda, Otis Calef, Santiago González
Directed By:
Noel Black
2. Panache (1976)
12
2
Panache
12
2
Starring:
John Doucette, David Healy, Rene Auberjonois, Charles Frank
Directed By:
Gary Nelson
3. James Dean (1976)
10
2
James Dean
PG-13
10
2
Starring:
Michael Brandon, Stephen McHattie, Candy Clark, Katherine Helmond
Directed By:
Robert Butler
4. Dynasty (1976)
9
2
Dynasty
9
2
Role:
Amanda Blackwood
Starring:
Harrison Ford, Sarah Miles, Stacy Keach, Harris Yulin
Directed By:
Lee Philips
5. Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (1986)
13
2
Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna
13
2
Role:
Anna Anderson
Starring:
Rex Harrison, Omar Sharif, Olivia de Havilland, Christian Bale, Elke Sommer, Susan Lucci
Directed By:
Marvin J. Chomsky
6. Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics (1994)
9
2
Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics
9
2
Role:
James' Fiancee (segment "The Theater")
Starring:
Jack Palance, Gary Cole, James Earl Jones, Patrick Bergin, Julia Campbell
Directed By:
Robert Markowitz

Animation(s)

Stories from My Childhood (1981)
Stories from My Childhood
Starring:
Shirley MacLaine, Rob Lowe, Kirsten Dunst, Tim Curry, Lacey Chabert, Mickey Rooney, Bill Murray
Directed By:
Ivan Ivanov-Vano, Roman Kachanov, Lev Atamanov
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991)
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West
G
Plot:

This animated adventure musical film tells the story of a family of mice who is lured by the false promises of a smooth-talking cat, after which they set out on a journey towards the West.

Starring:
James Stewart, John Cleese, Nehemiah Persoff, Phillip Glasser, Erica Yohn
Directed By:
Simon Wells, Phil Nibbelink

TV Shows and Videos

House M.D. (2004)
House M.D.
TV-14
Starring:
Alanna Ubach, Felicia Day, Hugh Laurie, Laura Prepon, Lyndsy Fonseca, Odette Annable, Carl Reiner
Directed By:
Greg Yaitanes, Deran Sarafian, David Straiton, Daniel Attias, Daniel Sackheim
Once an Eagle (1976)
Once an Eagle
Role:
Emily Pawlfrey Massengale (7 episodes, 1976-1977)
Starring:
James Cromwell, Melanie Griffith, Glenn Ford, Sam Elliott, Cliff Potts, Melanie Griffith
Directed By:
E.W. Swackhamer, Richard Michaels
The Good Wife (2009)
The Good Wife
TV-14
Starring:
Kyle MacLachlan, Amy Sedaris, Jennifer Carpenter, Matthew Perry, David Oyelowo, Nathan Lane, Parker Posey
Directed By:
Rosemary Rodriguez, Michael Zinberg, Brooke Kennedy, James Whitmore Jr., Félix Enríquez Alcalá
Great Performances (1971)
Great Performances
Starring:
Anthony Hopkins, Alice Ghostley, John Lithgow, Dianne Wiest, Faye Dunaway, Christopher Reeve, Kristin Chenoweth
Directed By:
Brian Large, David Horn, Kirk Browning, Gary Halvorson, Matthew Diamond
Michael Jackson: Liberian Girl (1989)
Michael Jackson: Liberian Girl
Starring:
Danny Glover, Sherman Hemsley, Whoopi Goldberg, Corey Feldman, Brigitte Nielsen, Steven Spielberg, Lou Ferrigno
Directed By:
James Yukich
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
TV-14
Starring:
Emily Deschanel, Aidan Quinn, Sarah Paulson, Samira Wiley, Dean Cain, Madison Pettis, Angela Lansbury
Directed By:
David Platt, Peter Leto, Jean de Segonzac, Constantine Makris, Alex Chapple
Happy Days (1974)
Happy Days
TV-G
Starring:
Tom Bosley, Garry Marshall, Suzi Quatro, Elinor Donahue, Tom Hanks, Jane Wyatt, Marion Ross
Directed By:
Jerry Paris, Frank Buxton, Herb Wallerstein, Mel Ferber, George Tyne
American Masters (1985)
American Masters
Starring:
Morgan Freeman, Bruce Willis, Frank Langella, Martin Scorsese, Kathleen Turner, John Amos, Lee Grant
Directed By:
Susan Lacy, Robert Trachtenberg, Susan Steinberg, Catherine Tatge, Michael Epstein
The Far Pavilions (1984)
The Far Pavilions
Role:
Anjuli (3 episodes, 1984)
Starring:
Christopher Lee, John Gielgud, Omar Sharif, Ben Cross, Robert Hardy, Rossano Brazzi
Directed By:
Peter Duffell
Alias (2001)
Alias
TV-14
Starring:
Joel Grey, Jonathan Banks, Peggy Lipton, Isabella Rossellini, Christian Slater, Vivica A. Fox, Roger Moore
Directed By:
Ken Olin, Lawrence Trilling, Jack Bender, Daniel Attias, J.J. Abrams
The Rookies (1972)
The Rookies
Starring:
Season Hubley, William Shatner, Martin Sheen, John Ritter, Keenan Wynn, Nick Nolte, Abe Vigoda
Directed By:
Phil Bondelli, E.W. Swackhamer, Leonard Horn, Harry Falk, Gene Nelson
Spin City (1996)
Spin City
TV-14
Starring:
Meredith Baxter, Nipsey Russell, Marcia Cross, Christine Taylor, Woody Harrelson, Kim Dickens, Carla Gugino
Directed By:
Andy Cadiff, Ted Wass, Lee Shallat Chemel, Carl Lauten
Police Woman (1974)
Police Woman
Starring:
Della Reese, Edward James Olmos, Bob Crane, Mark Harmon, Mare Winningham, Joyce Bulifant, Patrick Wayne
Directed By:
Alvin Ganzer, John Newland, Barry Shear, David Moessinger, Corey Allen
Zero Hour (2013)
Zero Hour
TV-14
Starring:
Jacinda Barrett, Addison Timlin, Michael Nyqvist, Anthony Edwards, Ken Leung
Nightmare Classics (1989)
Nightmare Classics
Role:
The Governess (1 episode, 1989)
Starring:
Laura Dern, Linda Hunt, Roy Dotrice, Anthony Andrews