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List of Calista Flockhart Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Quiz Show (1994)
31
10
Quiz Show
PG-13
31
10

Based on 1950s’ scandal about rigged TV quiz show ’21,’ the film follows Congressional investigator Richard Goodwin as he probes the scam. The former champion Herbert Stempel claimed that the show was fraud when the network’s new contestant, member of renowned literary family, Charles Van Doren became a national celebrity with his consistent wins on ’21.’ But Goodwin uncovered the network’s deception. 

Directed By:
2. The Birdcage (1996)
35
14
The Birdcage
R
35
14

Armand Goldman and his long-term partner Albert own the popular drag-club, ‘The Birdcage’, in Miami’s South Beach where Albert, a.k.a. drag-queen Starina is the main attraction. Armand’s son Val declares his intentions of marrying Barbara, daughter of conservative right-wing senator, John Keeley. When the Keeleys arrive to meet Val’s ‘family,’ the Goldmans pretend to be ‘straight,’ and end up creating chaos.

Directed By:
3. A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999)
13
7
A Midsummer Night's Dream
PG-13
13
7

Based on Shakespeare’s play, the film illustrates 19th century Italy. When Hermia’s father promises her hand to Demetrius, she flees to forest with her lover, Lysander, while Demetrius follows them. As they meet fairy-world’s rulers Oberon and Titania, Oberon’s aide Puck creates mischief between the lovers. Even a play troupe rehearsing in the forest is not spared by Puck, thus escalating the confusion.

Role:
Helena
Directed By:
Michael Hoffman
4. Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (2000)
8
4
Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her
PG-13
8
4

This romantic drama film tells us five different stories which are loosely tied to one another. The stories revolves around five different women who are each dealing with problems of their own such as loneliness, longing and dissatisfaction.  

Role:
Christine Taylor (segments "Goodnight Lilly, Goodnight Christine" and "This is Dr. Keener")
Starring:
Directed By:
Rodrigo García
6. Fragile (2005)
10
6
Fragile
PG-13
10
6

A nurse working at an old children’s hospital struggles to protect her patients from a mysterious sinister force. Although the hospital is at the point of being abandoned, things take a turn when several train crash victims are brought all of a sudden. Meanwhile, the nurse feels that a group of orphans might be under the influence of a restless spirit that has been haunting the hospital.

Role:
Amy Nicholls
Starring:
Ivana Baquero, Elena Anaya, Gemma Jones, Richard Roxburgh, Yasmin Murphy
Directed By:
Jaume Balagueró
7. The Last Shot (2004)
6
4
The Last Shot
R
6
4

Steven Schats is a movie director and screenwriter who finds someone to finance his latest project. However, it soon seems that the man is actually an undercover FBI agent pretending to be a producer, and is working on a mob sting operation.  

Role:
Valerie Weston
Directed By:
Jeff Nathanson
9. Angel Passing (1998)
11
2
Angel Passing
11
2
Role:
Nurse
Starring:
Hume Cronyn, Joanne Dorian, James Fischer, Timothi-Jane Graham
Directed By:
David Langlitz
10. Bash: Latter-Day Plays (2001)
8
3
Bash: Latter-Day Plays
8
3
Starring:
Paul Rudd, Ron Eldard
Directed By:
Neil LaBute
11. Drunks (1995)
6
4
Drunks
R
6
4
Starring:
Parker Posey, Amanda Plummer, Richard Lewis, Faye Dunaway, Sam Rockwell, Dianne Wiest
Directed By:
Peter Cohn
12. Darrow (1991)
6
3
Darrow
6
3
Starring:
Donal Logue, Chris Cooper, Kevin Spacey, Erin Cressida Wilson, Bob Tracey, Paul Klementowicz, Gerard Malone
Directed By:
John David Coles
13. Getting In (1994)
4
4
Getting In
R
4
4
Starring:
Andrew McCarthy, Dave Chappelle, Len Cariou, Matthew Perry, Christine Baranski, Kristy Swanson, Stephen Mailer
Directed By:
Doug Liman
14. Milk & Money (1996)
4
4
Milk & Money
4
4
Starring:
Marin Hinkle, Dina Merrill, Denise Faye, Robert Petkoff
Directed By:
Michael Bergmann
15. Pictures of Baby Jane Doe (1995)
3
4
Pictures of Baby Jane Doe
R
3
4
Role:
Jane
Starring:
Richard Bright, Elina Löwensohn, Joseph Ragno, Ken Leung
Directed By:
Paul Peditto
16. Clear Cut (1994)
3
4
Clear Cut
3
4
Starring:
Stephen Fry, Jean LeClerc, Jerry Grayson, Tonja Walker
Directed By:
Barry Scott

Animation Movies

Robot Chicken
17
5
Robot Chicken
TV-MA
17
5
Starring:
Sarah Wayne Callies, Jon Bernthal, Fred Armisen, Jared Harris, Christopher Lloyd, Carla Gugino, Sandra Oh
Directed By:
The Penguins of Madagascar
11
4
The Penguins of Madagascar
TV-Y7
11
4
Starring:
James Maslow, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Carl Reiner, Gary Cole, Debbie Reynolds, Patrick Warburton, Melissa McCarthy
Directed By:
Bret Haaland
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
5
3
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
TV-Y
5
3
Starring:
Will Smith, James Earl Jones, Rosie Perez, Katey Sagal, Denzel Washington, Wesley Snipes, Shawn Wayans
Directed By:
Vincent Waller, Anthony Bell, Bruce W. Smith, Ed Bell

TV Shows

The Practice
10
3
The Practice
10
3
Starring:
James Spader, Elisabeth Moss, Charles Durning, Rosie O'Donnell, Donnie Wahlberg, Andre Braugher, Ed Asner
Directed By:
Dennis Smith, Jeannot Szwarc, Christina Musrey, Arvin Brown, Dwight H. Little
Brothers & Sisters
13
4
Brothers & Sisters
TV-PG
13
4
Role:
Kitty McCallister / ... (110 episodes, 2006-2011)
Starring:
Rob Lowe, Marion Ross, Garry Marshall, Kelly Ripa, Sarah Rafferty, Viola Davis, Sally Field
Directed By:
Ken Olin, Michael Morris, Michael Schultz, Bethany Rooney, Laura Innes
Web Therapy
8
3
Web Therapy
8
3
Starring:
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Chelsea Handler, Allison Janney, Matt LeBlanc, Lily Tomlin, Craig Ferguson, Meg Ryan
Directed By:
Don Roos, Dan Bucatinsky
Lifestories: Families in Crisis
7
3
Lifestories: Families in Crisis
7
3
Role:
Mary-Margaret Carter (1 episode, 1992)
Starring:
Audra Lindley, Wil Wheaton, Ben Affleck, Claire Danes, Julie Bowen, Sam Rockwell, Craig Wasson
Directed By:
Juan José Campanella
Ally McBeal
13
6
Ally McBeal
TV-PG
13
6
Role:
Ally McBeal (112 episodes, 1997-2002)
Starring:
Jon Bon Jovi, Bruce Willis, Bobby Cannavale, Tom Berenger, Taye Diggs, Bernadette Peters, Jon Hamm
Directed By:
Mel Damski, Jonathan Pontell, Bill D'Elia, Arlene Sanford, Michael Schultz
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Web Therapy
7
3
Web Therapy
TV-14
7
3
Starring:
Jane Lynch, Selma Blair, David Schwimmer, Minnie Driver, Lisa Kudrow, Sara Gilbert, Christina Applegate
Directed By:
Don Roos, Dan Bucatinsky
The Guiding Light
6
3
The Guiding Light
TV-14
6
3
Starring:
Victor Garber, Daniela Ruah, Thomas Gibson, Sorrell Booke, Brittany Snow, Teresa Wright, Frank Grillo
Directed By:
Roy B. Steinberg, Brian Mertes, Matt Lagle, Adam Reist, Robert Scinto
Supergirl
28
17
Supergirl
TV-PG
28
17
Starring:
Grant Gustin, Stephen Amell, Lynda Carter, Laura Vandervoort, Peter Facinelli, Emily Bett Rickards, Malina Weissman
Directed By:
Full Circle
5
3
Full Circle
5
3
Starring:
Minka Kelly, David Boreanaz, Keke Palmer, Julian McMahon, Ally Sheedy, Brittany Snow, David Crane
Directed By:
Ben Epstein, Nick Hamm, Daisy Mayer von Scherler, Mimi Leder, David Petrarca
Ally
5
3
Ally
5
3
Role:
Ally McBeal (13 episodes, 1999)
Starring:
Jane Krakowski, Portia de Rossi, Courtney Thorne-Smith, Lisa Nicole Carson
Directed By:
Thomas Schlamme, Michael Schultz, Victoria Hochberg, Sandy Smolan, Mel Damski

Calista Flockhart Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Ally McBeal Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical 1998
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Female Television Performer 2000