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List of Kevin Kline Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Sophie's Choice (1982)
16
2
Sophie's Choice
R
16
2

Stingo, a young writer, moves to Brooklyn to work on his first novel in 1947. He meets Sophie and Nathan, her mentally and emotionally unstable lover. Stingo soon finds himself entangled in the couple's affairs.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nathan
Director:
Alan J. Pakula
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Meryl Streep, Peter MacNicol, Rita Karin, Stephen D. Newman
2. A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
18
2
A Fish Called Wanda
R
18
2

Gangsters George Thomason and his aide Ken Pile plan a diamond heist and draft in Americans, con-artist Wanda Gershwitz and weapons expert Otto West. After a successful heist, George is arrested but has hidden the diamonds. Comedic incidents follow as Wanda seduces George’s lawyer, Archie Leach, to get the location of the diamonds. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Otto
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
3. The Big Chill (1983)
16
3
The Big Chill
R
16
3

After Alex passes away, several of his former college friends gather for a reunion just after the funeral. They remember some of their best times, but meanwhile, they also re-evaluate their lives.

As:
Cast
Role:
Harold
Director:
Lawrence Kasdan
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
4. The Pirates of Penzance (1983)
13
2
The Pirates of Penzance
G
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Pirate King
Director:
Wilford Leach
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Angela Lansbury, George Rose, Rex Smith, Linda Ronstadt
5. Chaplin (1992)
12
2
Chaplin
PG-13
12
2

It is the biopic of master of comedy, the genius filmmaker Charles Chaplin. The ageing legend talks to the editor of his autobiography about his life, starting from his modest childhood days in South London to his rise in the world of cinema. The film re-creates his tempestuous personal life, issues with authorities, exile from the US, and finally, an Oscar tribute. 

As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Biography
6. Life as a House (2001)
16
3
Life as a House
R
16
3

George, a divorcee, is diagnosed with terminal cancer the day he loses his job. He decides to take down the house passed on by his father and build a new one. Trying to reconnect, he asks his rebellious son Sam for help. His ex-wife, friends and neighbors extend their support; soon he realizes, he is not rebuilding a house, but also relationships.

As:
Cast
Role:
George Monroe
Director:
Irwin Winkler
Genres:
Drama
8. Cry Freedom (1987)
11
2
Cry Freedom
PG
11
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
History, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Denzel Washington, Josette Simon, Wabei Siyolwe, John Matshikiza, Juanita Waterman
9. Trade (2007)
11
2
Trade
R
11
2

Adriana is a 13 year old girl from a poor family, living in Mexico City. After receiving a bike on her birthday from her older brother, she goes out on a ride, but she is kidnapped by international sex traffickers. Now it is up to her brother alone to save his beloved sister.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ray Sheridan
Director:
Marco Kreuzpaintner
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Kate del Castillo, Marco Pérez, Cesar Ramos, Alicja Bachleda
10. Definitely, Maybe (2008)
12
2
Definitely, Maybe
PG-13
12
2

After having her first sex education class, 10-year-old Maya Hayes coerces her father into telling her how her parents, who are preparing for a divorce, originally met. He agrees to tell her about his past life, including his encounters with three different women, leaving it to Maya to deduce whom he eventually married.

As:
Cast
Director:
Adam Brooks
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
11. Silverado (1985)
12
2
Silverado
PG-13
12
2

During the late 19th century, four misfit wanderers retrieve the money of a group of settlers from thieves before reaching the frontier town of Silverado. They realize that the entire town is under the thumb of avaricious rancher Ethan McKendrick and dishonest sheriff Cobb. Unwittingly, the four turn heroes for the town’s people as they fight the crooks to end the corruption. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Paden
Director:
Lawrence Kasdan
Genres:
Western, Drama, Crime, Action, Romance
12. Beauty and the Beast (2017)
10
2
Beauty and the Beast
PG
10
2

An arrogant and selfish prince is cursed to live as a fearful monster unless he learns to love and is loved in return before the petals of an enchanted rose fall off. Following an unfortunate event, a beautiful young woman ends up locked in his castle, but can love spark between the unlikely pair before time runs out?

As:
Cast
Role:
Maurice
Director:
Bill Condon
Genres:
Romance, Fantasy, Musical, Family
13. The Emperor's Club (2002)
17
2
The Emperor's Club
PG-13
17
2

Mr Hundert is a teacher working at a boarding school for boys called Saint Benedict, where he is quite passionate about his profession. Things get complicated when he has a new student in his class, who is the son of a Senator.

As:
Cast
Role:
William Hundert
Director:
Michael Hoffman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Emile Davenport Hirsch, Jesse Eisenberg, Patrick Dempsey, Emile Hirsch, Embeth Davidtz, Rob Morrow
14. Dave (1993)
14
2
Dave
PG-13
14
2

Dave is a political comedy film, which revolves around the life of Dave Kovic, a man who bears an uncanny resemblance with the President of the United States, Bill Mitchell. When Mitchell suffers a stroke, Dave is hired by the Secret Service to impersonate the President on an ongoing basis. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Dave Kovic / Bill Mitchell
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
15. The Conspirator (2010)
11
2
The Conspirator
PG-13
11
2

After President Abraham Lincoln is assassinated, seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiracy against Lincoln, the Vice President and the Secretary of State. Although initially reluctant, lawyer Frederick Aiken soon starts to think that Mary, who is charged as co-conspirator may be innocent,

As:
Cast
Role:
Edwin Stanton
Director:
Genres:
History, Drama, Crime
16. Grand Canyon (1991)
12
2
Grand Canyon
R
12
2

Grand Canyon is a crime drama film which revolves around various characters from different backgrounds who are brought together by chance encounters while they are dealing with urban chaos in Los Angeles. The major characters are an immigration lawyer and a tow-truck driver, who meet when the former’s car breaks down in a crime-ridden neighborhood, and the latter comes to his rescue.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mack
Director:
Lawrence Kasdan
Genres:
Drama, Crime
17. Joueuse (2009)
10
2
Joueuse
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kröger
Director:
Caroline Bottaro
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Beals, Sandrine Bonnaire, Francis Renaud, Valérie Lagrange
19. French Kiss (1995)
12
2
French Kiss
PG-13
12
2

French Kiss is a romantic comedy-drama film, which tells the story of Kate, who flies to France, in order to confront her straying fiancé. However, on the plane, she meets Luc, a charming crook who sits next to her, and hides a stolen necklace in her bag. Problem arises when she falls in love with Luc.    

As:
Cast
Role:
Luc Teyssier
Director:
Lawrence Kasdan
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Meg Ryan, Jean Reno, Timothy Hutton, François Cluzet
20. Last Vegas (2013)
9
2
Last Vegas
PG-13
9
2

Aging friends Billy, Paddy, Archie, and Sam decide to go to Las Vegas for Billy’s bachelor party, who is marrying someone much younger. But Paddy and Billy have unresolved issues over Sophie, Paddy’s recently departed wife. The four friends soon realize that the years have not only changed Las Vegas but also their friendship. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sam Harris
Director:
Jon Turteltaub
Genres:
Comedy
24. De-Lovely (2004)
9
3
De-Lovely
PG-13
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Cole Porter
Director:
Irwin Winkler
Genres:
Musical, Music, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Jonathan Pryce, Alanis Morissette, Natalie Cole, Kevin McNally
26. Fierce Creatures (1997)
9
2
Fierce Creatures
PG-13
9
2

Rod McCain is a multimillionaire who purchases a zoo in London. Soon the staff is pressurized to make higher profits or face closure. Meanwhile, the staff faces a lot of struggle dealing with the new policies.

As:
Cast
Role:
Vince McCain / Rod McCain
Director:
Robert Young, Fred Schepisi
Genres:
Comedy
27. My Old Lady (2014)
9
2
My Old Lady
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mathias Gold
Director:
Israel Horovitz
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Maggie Smith, Kristin Scott Thomas, Michel Burstin, Elie Wajeman
31. No Strings Attached (2011)
9
2
No Strings Attached
R
9
2

Friends Dr. Emma K. Kurtzman and Adam Franklin decide to have a relationship based on sex but not falling in love with each other. Things get complicated when Adam falls in love but Emma isn’t emotionally available. In the end Emma realizes her love for Adam and they get back together to live happily ever after. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Alvin
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
32. Orange County (2002)
9
2
Orange County
PG-13
9
2

After his application is rejected at Stanford University, Shaun finds out that his academic transcript got mixed up with that of another student. Due to his determination to get accepted at the university, Shaun decides to use any means necessary. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Jake Kasdan
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
33. Princess Caraboo (1994)
10
2
Princess Caraboo
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Frixos
Director:
Michael Austin
Genres:
Comedy, History, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Star Cast:
John Lithgow, Phoebe Cates, Jerry Hall, Wendy Hughes
34. Ricki and the Flash (2015)
8
2
Ricki and the Flash
PG-13
8
2

This musical comedy drama film tells the story of Ricki, a woman who follows her passion and manages to become a rock star. However, due to circumstances, she is forced to return to her estranged family.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Music, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sebastian Stan, Mamie Gummer, Meryl Streep, Rick Springfield, Rick Rosas, Joe Vitale
35. The Extra Man (2010)
9
2
The Extra Man
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Shari Springer Berman, Robert Pulcini
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lecy Goranson, Katie Holmes, Celia Weston, Dan Hedaya, Patti D'Arbanville, Paul Dano
36. The Nutcracker (1993)
8
2
The Nutcracker
G
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Emile Ardolino
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Music
Star Cast:
Macaulay Culkin, Darci Kistler, Damian Woetzel, Kyra Nichols, Wendy Whelan
37. Consenting Adults (1992)
9
2
Consenting Adults
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Richard Parker
Director:
Alan J. Pakula
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Rebecca Miller, Kevin Spacey, Forest Whitaker, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
38. The Last of Robin Hood (2013)
8
2
The Last of Robin Hood
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Susan Sarandon, Dakota Fanning, John Hudson Messerall, David Kronawitter
39. The Pink Panther (2006)
10
2
The Pink Panther
PG
10
2

French coach, Yves Gluant, arrives at an international soccer match, wearing a Pink Panther diamond ring. But when he is killed at the end of the game the ring is nowhere to be seen. To crack the case, Chief Inspector Charles Dreyfus assembles a secret team of top investigators. But to divert media attention, he assigns the case officially to Inspector Clouseau, a clumsy small-town policeman.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Dreyfus
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Mystery, Family, Comedy, Adventure, Crime
41. Jiminy Glick in Lalawood (2004)
8
2
Jiminy Glick in Lalawood
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Vadim Jean
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Martin Short, Susan Sarandon, Sharon Stone, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kurt Russell, Willem Dafoe, Kiefer Sutherland
43. Wild Wild West (1999)
8
1
Wild Wild West
PG-13
8
1

On President Ulysses Grant’s behest, special agents gunfighter Captain James West and disguises-expert and inventor Marshal Artemus Gordon team up to trace the wheelchair-bound evil scientist, Dr. Arliss Loveless, who plans to use his huge steam-run ‘Tarantula’ to assassinate President Grant and ruin the nation. Keeping their rivalry aside, the two agents combine their expertise to nab mastermind Dr. Loveless. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Artemus Gordon / President Grant
Director:
Barry Sonnenfeld
Genres:
Western, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
44. Present Laughter (2017)
11
2
Present Laughter
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Garry Essendine
Director:
David Horn
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Cobie Smulders, Kate Burton, Peter Francis James, Matt Bittner
45. James McNeill Whistler and the Case for Beauty (2014)
10
2
James McNeill Whistler and the Case for Beauty
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Norman Stone
Star Cast:
Penny Fuller, Edward Hibbert, Daniel Arbon, Evangelos Alexiou
46. Oscar Etiquette (2012)
9
2
Oscar Etiquette
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kevin Kline
Director:
Scott Gairdner
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
47. Oscar Etiquette: Deleted Scenes (2012)
9
2
Oscar Etiquette: Deleted Scenes
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Scott Gairdner
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
48. Violets Are Blue... (1986)
8
2
Violets Are Blue...
PG-13
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Henry Squires
Director:
Jack Fisk
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Sissy Spacek, Bonnie Bedelia, John Kellogg, Jim Standiford

TV Movie(s)

1. The Pirates of Penzance (1980)
12
2
The Pirates of Penzance
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Pirate King
Director:
Wilford Leach, Joshua White
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Keith David, Patricia Routledge, Rex Smith, Linda Ronstadt
2. The Time of Your Life (1976)
12
2
The Time of Your Life
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Kirk Browning
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Nicolas Surovy, Benjamin Hendrickson, Richard Ooms, Sam Tsoutsouvas

Animation(s)

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
G
Plot:

The Disney adaptation tells the story of Quasimodo, the kind-hearted deformed hunchback of Notre Dame Cathedral. Growing up hiding from the society, he eventually falls in love with the gypsy Esmeralda. But he must stop the evil archdeacon of Notre Dame, Claude Frollo, who lusts after Esmeralda and wants to destroy the gypsies. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise
Genres:
Animation, Musical, Romance, Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Demi Moore, Jim Cummings, Jason Alexander, Corey Burton, Bill Fagerbakke, Mary Kay Bergman
The Road to El Dorado (2000)
The Road to El Dorado
PG
Plot:

In 1519, con-artists Miguel and Tulio win a map to the secret City of Gold, El Dorado. Afterwards, they escape on a ship led by conquistador Cortés to the New World. After the two accidentally discover El Dorado they are portrayed as Gods by a local priest who has his own motives. The two must save the city. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Tulio (voice)
Director:
Bibo Bergeron, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Don Paul
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Animation, Family, Adventure
Merlin and the Dragons (1991)
Merlin and the Dragons
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Director:
Dennis Woodyard, Hu Yihong
Genres:
Animation, Fantasy, Adventure

TV Shows and Videos

The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People (1973)
The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People
As:
Cast
Director:
Jeff Bleckner, Sheldon Larry, Roger Englander, David Saperstein, Jerome Schnur
Genres:
Music, Family
Star Cast:
Valerie Bertinelli, Ossie Davis, Michael Tilson Thomas
Disney's Animated Storybook: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
Disney's Animated Storybook: The Hunchback of Notre Dame
As:
Cast
Director:
David Molina, Terry Shakespeare, Greg Tiernan
Genres:
Musical, Adventure, Drama, Family
Star Cast:

Kevin Kline Awards

Academy Awards
A Fish Called Wanda Best Actor in a Supporting Role 1989