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List of Laurie Metcalf Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. JFK (1991)
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3
JFK
R
13
3

Based on the assassination of the former U.S. President, John F. Kennedy, JFK centres around a New Orleans lawyer, Jim Garrison, who sets about investigating the mystery behind the assassination while battling opposition from the government. Widely acclaimed as well as heavily criticized, this political drama stars Kevin Costner as Garrison and delves deeper into the assassination of the former president.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, History
2. Leaving Las Vegas (1995)
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2
Leaving Las Vegas
R
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2

Ben Sanderson, a once known Hollywood screenwriter, has now lost everything – his career and family – because of his drinking habits. Saddened, he decides to shift to Las Vegas and drink till death. There he meets and forms a relationship with a prostitute, Sera. Sera agrees to never stop him from drinking; however, complications emerge when they begin to develop feelings for each other.

As:
Cast
Director:
Mike Figgis
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
4. Lady Bird (2017)
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2
Lady Bird
R
12
2

The coming of age movie centers on the life of teenager Christine McPherson, who gives herself the name ‘Lady Bird’. The movie follows Lady Bird’s journey through high school senior years, her turbulent relationship with her mother Marion who has been supporting the family, and her desperate attempts to move away from the city she grew up in. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Marion McPherson
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Timothée Chalamet, Laura Marano, Saoirse Ronan, Lucas Hedges, Tracy Letts
5. Uncle Buck (1989)
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2
Uncle Buck
PG
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2

When Cindy’s father suffers a heart-attack, Cindy and Bob Russell have to go to Indianapolis. As a last resort, Bob asks his unreliable, sloppy brother Buck to babysit their 3 children. Buck bonds well with younger Miles and Maizy, but finds difficult to manage rebellious teen Tia. While trying to shield Tia from her boyfriend, Buck learns more about life and responsibilities.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Hughes
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Candy, Macaulay Culkin, Anna Chlumsky, Patricia Arquette, Jean Louisa Kelly, Gaby Hoffmann
7. Bulworth (1998)
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2
Bulworth
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11
2

Bulworth is a comedy drama film which tells the story of a suicidal and disillusioned politician who puts out a contract killing on himself, so that his family will be able to benefit from his insurance policy. He also decides to be honest with his voters, but soon after he falls in love with a young woman, he rethinks his decision.    

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
8. Chicago Cab (1997)
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2
Chicago Cab
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Mary Cybulski, John Tintori
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Michael Shannon, Julianne Moore, Paul Dillon, Tim Gamble, Olivia Trevino
10. Internal Affairs (1990)
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2
Internal Affairs
R
10
2

Dennis is an extremely corrupt policeman who uses his fellow officers as pawns to commit criminal activities. Despite this, he has a spotless record. However, soon, an investigator in the Internal Affairs division of the LAPD, embarks on a mission to apprehend him and put an end to his nefarious activities.

As:
Cast
Role:
Amy Wallace
Director:
Mike Figgis
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Gere, Elijah Wood, Andy Garcia, Nancy Travis
11. Pacific Heights (1990)
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2
Pacific Heights
R
10
2

Pacific Heights is a psychological thriller which tells the story of Patty and Drake, who purchase an expensive and luxurious property in San Francisco, and intends to rent it out. Unfortunately, their new tenant has plans of his own.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Schlesinger
Genres:
Thriller
12. Blink (1993)
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2
Blink
TV-14
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Aidan Quinn, Madeleine Stowe, James Remar, Bruce A. Young
15. Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)
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2
Fun with Dick and Jane
PG-13
10
2

Soon after convincing his wife Jane to quit her job, top executive Dick Harper loses his job due to a scam by Globodyne CEO Jack McCallister. They are forced into crime to pay bills but reconsider their options following run-ins with the law, and are determined to take revenge on McCallister after learning about his scheme.

As:
Cast
Director:
Dean Parisot
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jim Carrey, Alec Baldwin, James Whitmore, Angie Harmon, Téa Leoni, Richard Jenkins
16. Beer League (2006)
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2
Beer League
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Sebastiano
Genres:
Sport, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tina Fey, Ralph Macchio, Artie Lange, Cara Buono, Joe Lo Truglio
18. Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
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2
Desperately Seeking Susan
PG-13
9
2

Roberta is a housewife who leads a dull and boring life. Her life takes an interesting turn when she loses her memory, and is mistaken for another woman named Susan.

As:
Cast
Director:
Susan Seidelman
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Steven Alexander Wright, Aidan Quinn, Steven Wright, Rosanna Arquette, Robert Joy
20. Miles from Home (1988)
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2
Miles from Home
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Gary Sinise
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
John Malkovich, Helen Hunt, Richard Gere, Brian Dennehy, Jason Campbell
21. Runaway Bride (1999)
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2
Runaway Bride
PG
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2

Scared of commitment, a small town woman, Maggie Carpenter, ditches her fiance every time at the altar. Ike Graham is a New York based weary journalist who travels to Maggie’s town to write an expose on her. The two inevitably fall in love as they get to know more of each other, but the big question is – Will Maggie again run away from her marriage?

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
24. Making Mr. Right (1987)
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2
Making Mr. Right
PG-13
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sandy
Director:
Susan Seidelman
Genres:
Romance, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Malkovich, Ann Magnuson, Glenne Headly, Ben Masters
25. The Secret Life of Houses (1994)
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2
The Secret Life of Houses
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Adrian Velicescu
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bill Frenzer, Shelby Chandler, Catherine E. Coulson, Joseph Culp
26. The Appointments of Dennis Jennings (1988)
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2
The Appointments of Dennis Jennings
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Emma
Director:
Dean Parisot
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Rowan Atkinson, Steven Alexander Wright, Steven Wright, Christopher Durang, Carrotte
27. Steel City (2006)
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2
Steel City
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Jun
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
America Ferrera, Raymond J. Barry, Jamie Anne Allman, Marcus Atkins
28. Candy Mountain (1987)
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2
Candy Mountain
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Frank, Rudy Wurlitzer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Waits, Jim Jarmusch, Kevin J. O'Connor, Robert Joy, Eric Mitchell
30. Two Mikes Don't Make a Wright (1993)
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1
Two Mikes Don't Make a Wright
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
(segment "The Appointments of Dennis Jennings") (archiveFootage)
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Rowan Atkinson, Michael Moore, Jim Broadbent, Rhonda Britton

TV Movie(s)

1. Always Outnumbered (1998)
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2
Always Outnumbered
R
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Halley Grimes
Director:
Michael Apted
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Laurence Fishburne, Cicely Tyson, Daniel Williams, Bill Cobbs, Natalie Cole
3. The Farm (2009)
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2
The Farm
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Warden Margaret Elder
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Famke Janssen, Melissa Leo, Sarah Strange, Eve Harlow
4. Strange Brew (2010)
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2
Strange Brew
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
James Burrows
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jere Burns, Damon Gupton, Jean-Luc Bilodeau, Skylar Astin
5. The Long Island Incident (1998)
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2
The Long Island Incident
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Carolyn McCarthy
Director:
Joseph Sargent
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mackenzie Astin, Peter MacNeill, Cedric Smith, Elisa Moolecherry
6. The Execution of Raymond Graham (1985)
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2
The Execution of Raymond Graham
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Daniel Petrie
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
George Dzundza, Morgan Freeman, Jeff Fahey, Graham Beckel, Linda Griffiths
7. Balloon Farm (1999)
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2
Balloon Farm
TV-G
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
William Dear
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Rip Torn, Roberts Blossom, Fredric Lehne, Richard Riehle
8. Phil at the Gate (2003)
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2
Phil at the Gate
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Teddy Duffy
Director:
Jeff Melman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Florence Stanley, Cristián de la Fuente, Rebecca Creskoff, Phil Hendrie

Animation(s)

Toy Story (1995)
Toy Story
TV-G
Plot:

Woody, a pull-string cowboy doll, is the favourite of his owner Andy till the arrival of spaceman figure Buzz Lightyear. Desperate to reclaim his position, he plans to do away with Buzz Lightyear. However, things take a turn when they get lost and have to join hands to escape the cruel toy killer –Sid–and return home to their owner.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Lasseter
Genres:
Family, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Toy Story 3
G
Plot:

This Pixar Animation’s computer-animated comedy film is third in the Toy Story series. As Andy, prepares to leave for college, Woody, Buzz Lightyear and other toys – some new – find themselves in a day-care centre instead of the attic. They now have to devise a plan to return home before Andy leaves.

As:
Cast
Director:
Lee Unkrich
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Toy Story 4 (2019)
Toy Story 4
G
Plot:

The fourth installment in Pixar's Toy Story series, the film begins with Woody being given away to a new owner and his struggle to adjust in the new surroundings and also to a new toy called Forky. The story then goes on to portray his adventures when he and his gang set on a road trip with their owner, meeting his long lost friend Bo Peep on the way. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Josh Cooley
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Toy Story 2 (1999)
Toy Story 2
G
Plot:

When greedy toy collector Al McWhiggin steals Woody to send him to a Japanese museum, Buzz Lightyear leads the rest of Andy's toys on a brave rescue mission. Woody, however, learns that he is a rare collectible from a popular television show and is introduced to other members of his team, who convince him to stay.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Lasseter, Ash Brannon, Lee Unkrich
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Animation, Family
Treasure Planet (2002)
Treasure Planet
PG
Plot:

The story focuses on Jim Hawkins, a young man residing in planet Montressor and his journey to the Treasure Planet, from where he hopes to bring back the hidden treasure in order to rebuild his family inn. Based on Robert Louis Stevenson's 1883 novel, Treasure Island, the film is set in outer space and was nominated for Best Animated Feature at the 75th Academy Awards.

As:
Cast
Director:
Ron Clements, John Musker
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Family, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Emma Thompson, Martin Short, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Roscoe Lee Browne, Corey Burton, Dane A. Davis
Meet the Robinsons (2007)
Meet the Robinsons
G
Plot:

12-year-old orphan inventor, Lewis, has been trying to locate his birth mother using a memory scanner but it gets sabotaged and stolen by a mysterious Bowler Hat Guy. When 13-year-old Wilbur Robinson, from the future, offers to help him, Lewis undertakes a journey through time that will change his life forever. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Stephen J. Anderson
Genres:
Animation, Family, Comedy, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Tom Selleck, Tom Kenny, Adam West, Angela Bassett, Daniel Hansen, Jordan Fry, Matthew Josten

TV Shows and Videos

The Accidental Wolf (2017)
The Accidental Wolf
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Judith Ivey, Kathryn Erbe, Mike Doyle, Kelli O'Hara
Raines (2007)
Raines
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Félix Enríquez Alcalá
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Chris Diamantopoulos, Jeff Goldblum, Nicole Sullivan, Matt Craven, Linda Park, Dov Davidoff
Playing House (2014)
Playing House
As:
Cast
Director:
Fred Savage, Stuart McDonald, Jeffrey Blitz, Chris Addison, Tim Kirkby
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jane Kaczmarek, Brad Morris, Keegan-Michael Key, Jessica St. Clair, Lennon Parham
Easy Money (2008)
Easy Money
As:
Cast
Role:
Bobette Buffkin (8 episodes, 2008-2009)
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jay R. Ferguson, Marsha Thomason, Jeff Hephner, Katie Lowes
The Virgin of Akron, Ohio (2007)
The Virgin of Akron, Ohio
As:
Cast
Role:
Lydia (1 episode, 2007)
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Matthew John Armstrong, Chelah Horsdal, Jill Latiano, Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman
The Eddie Files (1995)
The Eddie Files
As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Mikuriya
Star Cast:
Jerry Stiller, Vincent Schiavelli, Kamala Lopez, Raymond Cruz, Kay Toliver