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List of Katharine Ross Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
22
3
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
PG
22
3

The classic Western is based on the true story of Wild West outlaws Robert LeRoy Parker, better known as Butch Cassidy and Harry Longabaugh, the Sundance Kid. The movie follows them as they become folk heroes from train robbers to bank robbers, to outlaws, until they meet their end in Bolivia, with guns blazing. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Etta Place
Director:
George Roy Hill
Genres:
Crime, Western, Biography, Drama
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Actress
2. The Graduate (1967)
20
4
The Graduate
TV-MA
20
4

The Graduate, which won an Academy Award for Best director, revolves around the life of fresh college graduate Benjamin Braddock who is seduced into having an affair by Mrs. Robinson, the wife of his father’s partner. He is persuaded by his family to go out with Elaine, Mrs. Robinson’s daughter, but things get complicated when Benjamin falls in love with Elaine.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Elaine Robinson
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, Richard Dreyfuss, Alice Ghostley, Murray Hamilton, William Daniels
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer - Female
3. Donnie Darko (2001)
13
4
Donnie Darko
R
13
4

This Richard Kelly’s science fiction psychological thriller film is about a troubled high-school student who is frequently visited by Frank, a huge six-foot rabbit, visible only to him. Frank pushes him to carry out a series of dangerous pranks and also tells him that the world will be over in 28 days.

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Kelly
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama
5. The Longest Hundred Miles (1967)
10
4
The Longest Hundred Miles
10
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Huntington
Director:
Don Weis
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Ricardo Montalban, Doug McClure, Ronald Remy, Helen Thompson
6. The Stepford Wives (1975)
12
2
The Stepford Wives
PG
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Joanna Eberhart
Director:
Bryan Forbes
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Tina Louise, Paula Prentiss, Nanette Newman, Peter Masterson
7. The Final Countdown (1980)
16
3
The Final Countdown
PG
16
3

This science fiction film is about a modern aircraft carrier which is sent back in time to 1941, near Hawaii, just a few hours before Pearl Harbor is attacked by the Japanese.

As:
Cast
Role:
Laurel Scott
Director:
Don Taylor
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Kirk Douglas, Charles Durning, Martin Sheen, James Farentino, Ron O'Neal
8. Hellfighters (1968)
15
2
Hellfighters
G
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tish Buckman
Director:
Andrew V. McLaglen
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
John Wayne, Vera Miles, Jay C. Flippen, Jim Hutton
9. Games (1967)
10
2
Games
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jennifer Montgomery
Director:
Curtis Harrington
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Kent Smith, Simone Signoret, James Caan, Don Stroud
10. Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here (1969)
13
3
Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here
TV-PG
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Lola
Director:
Abraham Polonsky
Genres:
Western, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Redford, Robert Blake, Barry Sullivan, Susan Clark
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Actress
12. They Only Kill Their Masters (1972)
8
1
They Only Kill Their Masters
PG
8
1

Police chief, Abel Marsh, returns from a holiday to find divorcée Jenny Campbell having been killed by her pet Doberman, Murphy. But further investigations that Murphy is innocent and Jenny was drowned. As Jenny’s multiple affairs are revealed more people in the town become suspects. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kate Bingham
Director:
James Goldstone
Genres:
Romance, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Hal Holbrook, James Garner, Harry Guardino, June Allyson
13. Mister Buddwing (1966)
8
1
Mister Buddwing
8
1

Mister Buddwing, an Oscar nominated film based on Evan Hunter’s eponymous novel, tells the story of a man in search of his forgotten identity. Unable to remember who he is, the protagonist wanders through the streets of Manhattan, calling himself Buddwing, meeting many women he thinks he knows. Will he be able to regain his memory?.

As:
Cast
Role:
Janet
Director:
Delbert Mann
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
14. The Singing Nun (1966)
8
1
The Singing Nun
8
1

The biopic follows the journey of Sister Ann or Jeannine Deckers of the Dominican Order in Belgium who gains international fame when her song “Dominique” becomes a worldwide hit. The success tests her faith but a personal crisis ultimately leads her to choosing to care for others above all. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Henry Koster
Genres:
Musical, Biography, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Debbie Reynolds, Greer Garson, Agnes Moorehead, Ricardo Montalban, Chad Everett
16. The Legacy (1978)
10
1
The Legacy
R
10
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Margaret Walsh
Director:
Richard Marquand
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Sam Elliott, Margaret Tyzack, John Standing, Ian Hogg
18. Chance and Violence (1974)
8
2
Chance and Violence
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Docteur Constance Weber
Director:
Philippe Labro
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Yves Montand, Sergio Fantoni, Catherine Allégret, Antonio Casagrande
19. Fools (1970)
7
2
Fools
GP
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Anais Appleton
Director:
Tom Gries
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jason Robards, Scott Hylands, Roy Jenson, Mark Bramhall
20. Get to Know Your Rabbit (1972)
6
1
Get to Know Your Rabbit
R
6
1

Tired of his corporate job, business executive Donald Beeman spontaneously decides to leave his work, take training from master magician Mr. Delasandro, and turn tap-dancing magician. Beeman’s boss Mr. Turnbull follows him to clubs to get him back, and then with Beeman’s help launches ‘Tap-Dancing Magicians’ course for pressured executives, which gains wide popularity bringing Beeman back to where he started from. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Orson Welles, John Astin, Allen Garfield, Tom Smothers
23. Don't Let Go (2002)
10
2
Don't Let Go
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Charlene Stevens
Director:
Max Myers
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Scott Wilson, James Keane, Brad Hawkins, Levi Kreis
24. Wini + George (2013)
9
2
Wini + George
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Wini
Director:
Benjamin Monie
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Will Babbitt, Carolyn Marie Wright, Nhat Nguyen, Amy Lucas
25. Home Before Dark (1997)
9
2
Home Before Dark
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rose
Director:
Maureen Foley
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Patricia Kalember, Stephanie Castellarin, Brian Delate, Ellen Stone
26. Red Headed Stranger (1986)
10
2
Red Headed Stranger
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Laurie
Director:
William D. Wittliff
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Willie Nelson, Royal Dano, R.G. Armstrong, Morgan Fairchild
27. Eye of the Dolphin (2006)
7
1
Eye of the Dolphin
PG-13
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Lucy
Director:
Michael D. Sellers
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Jane Lynch, Christine Adams, Carly Schroeder, Adrian Dunbar
28. A Climate for Killing (1991)
6
2
A Climate for Killing
R
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Grace Hines
Director:
J.S. Cardone
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mia Sara, John Beck, Steven Bauer, Phil Brock

TV Movie(s)

29. Murder by Natural Causes (1979)
9
3
Murder by Natural Causes
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Allison Sinclair
Director:
Robert Day
Genres:
Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Hal Holbrook, Richard Anderson, Bill Fiore, Barry Bostwick
30. Travis McGee (1983)
11
2
Travis McGee
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew V. McLaglen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sam Elliott, Geoffrey Lewis, Barry Corbin, Gene Evans
32. Secrets of a Mother and Daughter (1983)
9
2
Secrets of a Mother and Daughter
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ava Pryce
Director:
Gabrielle Beaumont
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Linda Hamilton, Bibi Besch, Michael Nouri, Mary Beth Evans
33. Marian Rose White (1982)
9
2
Marian Rose White
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Day
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Charles Aidman, Valerie Perrine, Louis Giambalvo, Nancy Cartwright
34. Wait Until Dark (1982)
9
2
Wait Until Dark
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Suzy Hendrix
Director:
Barry Davis
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Stacy Keach, Robin Gammell, Joshua Bryant, Paul Gillenberg
35. Conagher (1991)
12
3
Conagher
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Evie Teale
Director:
Reynaldo Villalobos
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Sam Elliott, Ken Curtis, Barry Corbin, Billy Green Bush
36. The Shadow Riders (1982)
12
2
The Shadow Riders
PG
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew V. McLaglen
Genres:
Western, Romance
Star Cast:
Tom Selleck, Sam Elliott, Ben Johnson, Dominique Dunne, Scanlon Gail
37. Rodeo Girl (1980)
10
1
Rodeo Girl
10
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Sammy Garrett
Director:
Jackie Cooper
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Candy Clark, Bo Hopkins, Jacqueline Brookes, Wilford Brimley
38. Wanted: The Sundance Woman (1976)
9
1
Wanted: The Sundance Woman
TV-14
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Etta Place / Mrs. Sundance / Annie Martin / Bonnie Doris
Director:
Lee Philips
Genres:
Western, Drama
Star Cast:
Steve Forrest, Michael Constantine, Stella Stevens, Katherine Helmond
39. Houston: The Legend of Texas (1986)
10
1
Houston: The Legend of Texas
10
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Levin
Genres:
Biography, History, Western, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Sam Elliott, Claudia Christian, Donald Moffat, Michael C. Gwynne

Animation(s)

TV Shows and Videos

Sam Benedict (1962)
Sam Benedict
As:
Cast
Director:
Lawrence Dobkin, Richard Donner, Abner Biberman, Paul Nickell, Don Medford
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Inger Stevens, Kurt Russell, Ed Asner, Eddie Albert, Edmond O'Brien, Leonard Nimoy, Richard Rust

Katharine Ross Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Voyage of the Damned Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture 1977
The Graduate Most Promising Newcomer - Female 1968
BAFTA Awards
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Best Actress 1971
Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here Best Actress 1971