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List of Linda Hunt Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
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2
The Year of Living Dangerously
PG
20
2

A young Australian journalist attempts to navigate the political turmoil of Indonesia during the mid-60s, with the help of a photographer.

Role:
Billy Kwan
Starring:
Mel Gibson, Sigourney Weaver, Bembol Roco, Domingo Landicho, Hermino De Guzman
Directed By:
Peter Weir
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role
3. Silverado (1985)
18
2
Silverado
PG-13
18
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. 

Directed By:
Lawrence Kasdan
4. Dune (1984)
15
2
Dune
PG-13
15
2

In a distant future, the Emperor gives noble Duke Leto Atreides control of desert planet Arrakis, the only source of extremely valuable spice melange required for interstellar travel. However, realizing that the hidden agenda was to destroy his house in a clash with their archenemies—the Harkonnens—Leto's son, Paul, organizes an uprising with the native Fremens.

Role:
Shadout Mapes
Starring:
Directed By:
5. Maverick (1994)
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2
Maverick
PG
16
2

Gambler Brett Maverick wants to participate in a poker tournament on a steamer, to prove that he is the best card player of his time. Unfortunately, he makes enemies out of the bad-tempered gambler Angel, con artist Bransford, and lawman Copper, on his way to earning the entry fee. 

Directed By:
Richard Donner
7. Eleni (1985)
12
2
Eleni
PG
12
2
Role:
Katina
Starring:
John Malkovich, Alfred Molina, Kate Nelligan, Ronald Pickup, Oliver Cotton
Directed By:
Peter Yates
8. Kindergarten Cop (1990)
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2
Kindergarten Cop
PG-13
16
2

Massive brawny cop, John Kimble, is forced to pose as a kindergarten teacher to bring drug lord Cullen Crisp to justice. To do that he must convince Cullen’s ex-wife Joyce, who has been hiding as a teacher to cooperate. However, Kimble must first survive the unruly children and Cullen’s criminal mother Eleanor. 

Role:
Miss Schlowski
Starring:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Angela Bassett, Odette Annable, Carroll Baker, Penelope Ann Miller, Pamela Reed, Richard Tyson
Directed By:
10. Dragonfly (2002)
14
2
Dragonfly
PG-13
14
2

Dr. Joe Darrow loses his pregnant wife Emily in a bus accident while on a Red Cross mission in Venezuela. Grief-stricken, Joe starts believing that his dead wife is trying to reach out to him. When her young patients in near-death condition speak to him in her voice, he wonders whether she is trying to contact him or is he going insane?

Starring:
Kathy Bates, Kevin Costner, Joe Morton, Ron Rifkin, Susanna Thompson
Directed By:
Tom Shadyac
11. The Relic (1997)
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2
The Relic
R
13
2

The Relic is a science fiction horror mystery film which revolves around a detective who teams up with an anthropologist to find a demonic force responsible for several murders in a Chicago museum. They face a race against time to track down the creature, before it starts killing again.

Role:
Dr. Ann Cuthbert
Starring:
Audra Lindley, James Whitmore, Clayton Rohner, Penelope Ann Miller
Directed By:
Peter Hyams
12. Popeye (1980)
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2
Popeye
PG
11
2

Popeye is a musical romantic comedy adventure film which tells the story of a sailor named Popeye, who arrives in a coastal town in search of his long-lost father. He eventually falls in love with Olive Oyl, but she is engaged to Captain Bluto.  

Starring:
Robin Williams, Alan Autry, Ray Walston, Shelley Duvall, Paul L. Smith, Paul Dooley
Directed By:
13. If Looks Could Kill (1991)
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2
If Looks Could Kill
PG-13
11
2

Michael is an ordinary school student but his life turns upside down after he is mistaken for a deceased CIA agent having the same name. He decides to play along, but he soon finds himself in danger, as people keep trying to get rid of him.

Role:
Ilsa Grunt
Starring:
Gabrielle Anwar, Roger Daltrey, Roger Rees, Robin Bartlett
Directed By:
William Dear
14. She-Devil (1989)
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2
She-Devil
PG-13
12
2

Ruth Patchett is a housewife and a mother, who can’t seem to make her husband happy, despite all her efforts. However, her husband eventually starts an affair with a  novelist named Mary Fisher. Although Patchett tries to ignore it, she is devastated when her husband eventually leaves her. She vows revenge and to destroy everything he holds dear. ‘

Role:
Hooper
Starring:
Roseanne Barr, Ed Begley Jr., Meryl Streep, Sylvia Miles
Directed By:
Susan Seidelman
15. Yours, Mine & Ours (2005)
11
2
Yours, Mine & Ours
PG
11
2

This romantic comedy film tells the story of a widower who meets his ex-girlfriend after a long time, and soon they decide to get married. However, their children are against the marriage, and they try to ensure that their love doesn’t run smoothly.

Starring:
Dennis Quaid, Rene Russo, Drake Bell, Sean Faris, Dean Collins
Directed By:
Raja Gosnell
16. Prêt-à-Porter (1994)
11
2
Prêt-à-Porter
R
11
2

As the Paris Fashion Week gets closer, models, designers and journalists prepare for it. However, things get complicated when the Head of the Fashion Council, Olivier de la Fontaine, chokes to death on a sandwich.

Starring:
Danny Aiello, Timothy Francis Robbins, Lyle Lovett, Marcello Mastroianni, Julia Roberts, Sophia Loren, Lauren Bacall
Directed By:
17. Third Stone from the Sun (1995)
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2
Third Stone from the Sun
12
2
Role:
The Varua (voice)
Starring:
Kath Soucie
Directed By:
Jan Nickman
18. The Crooked Eye (2009)
12
2
The Crooked Eye
TV-G
12
2
Role:
Sharon's Narrator
Starring:
Fay Masterson, Katherine Boecher, D.C. Douglas, Joe Duer
Directed By:
D.C. Douglas
19. Baby (2015)
11
2
Baby
11
2
Starring:
Mary Gillis, Peter Cambor, C.A. Gabriel, Daniel Halden
Directed By:
Samuel Aaron Bennett
20. Eat Your Heart Out (1997)
10
2
Eat Your Heart Out
10
2
Starring:
Pamela Adlon, Leslie Jordan, Laura San Giacomo, Jackie Guerra
Directed By:
Felix O. Adlon
21. The Relationtrip (2017)
10
2
The Relationtrip
10
2
Starring:
Matt Bush, Nelson Franklin, Renée Felice Smith, Brandon Kyle Goodman
Directed By:
Renée Felice Smith, C.A. Gabriel
22. Younger and Younger (1993)
10
2
Younger and Younger
R
10
2
Starring:
Donald Sutherland, Brendan Fraser, Lisa Niemi, Sally Kellerman
Directed By:
Percy Adlon
23. Rain Without Thunder (1992)
9
2
Rain Without Thunder
PG-13
9
2
Starring:
Jeff Daniels, Steve Zahn, Betty Buckley, Carolyn McCormick, Iona Morris
Directed By:
Gary O. Bennett

TV Movie(s)

1. Fame (1978)
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2
Fame
13
2
Starring:
Nipsey Russell, Robert Alda, José Ferrer, Raf Vallone
Directed By:
Marc Daniels
2. The Room Upstairs (1987)
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2
The Room Upstairs
11
2
Role:
Mrs. Sanders
Starring:
Sam Waterston, Sarah Jessica Parker, Stockard Channing, Joan Allen
Directed By:
Stuart Margolin
3. Basements (1987)
9
2
Basements
9
2
Role:
Rose (segment "The Room")
Starring:
Tom Conti, Donald Pleasence, John Travolta, Julian Sands, Annie Lennox
Directed By:
Robert Altman

Animation(s)

Pocahontas (1995)
Pocahontas
G
Plot:

Chief of the Powhatan tribe in North America decides to marry his beautiful daughter Pocahontas to great warrior Kocoum, while the free-spirited woman falls in love with British Captain John Smith. When Kocoum dies at the hand of an English soldier and Smith is captured by the natives, an all-out war gets in the way of the star-crossed lovers.

Starring:
Christian Bale, Jim Cummings, Billy Connolly, Mel Gibson, Joe Baker, Irene Bedard, James Apaumut Fall
Directed By:
Mike Gabriel, Eric Goldberg
Once Upon a Tide (2008)
Once Upon a Tide
Role:
Narrator
Starring:
Noris Campos
Directed By:
Drew Takahashi
Pocahontas 2: Journey to a New World (1998)
Pocahontas 2: Journey to a New World
G
Role:
Grandmother Willow (voice)
Starring:
Jean Stapleton, Billy Zane, Jim Cummings, Finola Hughes
Directed By:
Tom Ellery, Bradley Raymond

TV Shows and Videos

God of War III (2010)
God of War III
M
Starring:
Malcolm McDowell, Adrienne Barbeau, Corey Burton, Elijah Wood, George Ball, Susanne Blakeslee, Clancy Brown
Directed By:
Stig Asmussen
God of War II (2007)
God of War II
M
Role:
Narrator / Gaia (voice)
Starring:
Michael Clarke Duncan, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Corey Burton, Terrence 'T.C.' Carson, Harry Hamlin
Directed By:
Cory Barlog
Arena (1975)
Arena
Starring:
Andy Serkis, Harold Pinter, Jeremy Irons, Dawn French, Peter Edward Cook, Michael Sheen, Indira Varma
Directed By:
Anthony Wall, Nigel Finch, Adam Low, Nigel Williams, David Thompson
God of War (2005)
God of War
M
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Starring:
Steve Blum, Fred Tatasciore, Terrence 'T.C.' Carson, Carole Ruggier
Directed By:
Greg Tiernan, David Jaffe
God of War: Chains of Olympus (2008)
God of War: Chains of Olympus
M
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Starring:
Debi Derryberry, Fred Tatasciore, Terrence 'T.C.' Carson, Marina Gordon
Directed By:
Ru Weerasuriya
God of War: Ghost of Sparta (2010)
God of War: Ghost of Sparta
M
Starring:
Arthur Burghardt, Jennifer Hale, Steve Blum, Fred Tatasciore
Carnivàle (2003)
Carnivàle
TV-MA
Starring:
Patrick Bauchau, Adrienne Barbeau, Glenn Shadix, Clancy Brown
American Experience (1988)
American Experience
Starring:
Len Cariou, Chris Cooper, Laura Linney, Stanley Tucci, Kenneth Branagh, Werner Klemperer, Michael Stuhlbarg
Directed By:
David Grubin, Stephen Ives, Barak Goodman, Ric Burns, Adriana Bosch
American Playhouse (1981)
American Playhouse
Starring:
Swoosie Kurtz, Joyce Bulifant, Mandy Patinkin, Charles Grodin, Edward James Olmos, Isaac Hayes, Charles Durning
Directed By:
Kirk Browning, Jack O'Brien, Jeff Bleckner, Bill Duke, Michael Roemer
Great Performances (1971)
Great Performances
Starring:
Anthony Hopkins, Sam Shepard, Claudine Auger, Frances McDormand, Anne Bancroft, John Ritter, Victor Garber
Directed By:
Brian Large, David Horn, Kirk Browning, Gary Halvorson, Matthew Diamond
The Unit (2006)
The Unit
TV-PG
Starring:
Ann Cusack, David Harbour, Summer Glau, Laz Alonso, Don Rickles, Jon Hamm, Corey Stoll
Directed By:
Terrence O'Hara, Oz Scott, Michael Zinberg, James Whitmore Jr., Krishna Rao
God of War: Ascension (2013)
God of War: Ascension
M
Starring:
Troy Baker, Corey Burton, Adrienne Barbeau, Brian Bloom
Directed By:
Todd Papy
Disney's Animated Storybook: Pocahontas (1995)
Disney's Animated Storybook: Pocahontas
Starring:
Frank Welker, Corey Burton, Jim Cummings, It seems that there's no person with personID "0919798", David Ogden Stiers
Nip/Tuck (2003)
Nip/Tuck
TV-MA
Starring:
Peter Dinklage, Julian McMahon, Wayne Knight, Katee Sackhoff, Alec Baldwin, Boris Kodjoe, Sophia Bush
Directed By:
Michael M. Robin, Elodie Keene, Ryan Murphy, Charles Haid, Craig Zisk
The Practice (1997)
The Practice
Starring:
James Spader, Lesley Ann Warren, Marlee Matlin, Nick Offerman, Jill Clayburgh, Betty White, Adam Goldberg
Directed By:
Dennis Smith, Jeannot Szwarc, Christina Musrey, Arvin Brown, Dwight H. Little
Scorpion (2014)
Scorpion
TV-14
Starring:
Katharine McPhee, Drew Carey, Eric Roberts, Joely Fisher, Penn Jillette, Keith David, Robert Patrick
Directed By:
Mel Damski, Bobby Roth, Milan Cheylov, Jeffrey G. Hunt, Dwight H. Little
Space Rangers (1993)
Space Rangers
Starring:
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Pat Morita, Clint Howard, Jeff Kaake, Jack McGee
Without a Trace (2002)
Without a Trace
TV-14
Starring:
John Krasinski, Tyler Posey, Viola Davis, Sasha Pieterse, Michael B. Jordan, Kevin Durand, Jonathan Banks
Directed By:
John F. Showalter, Paul Holahan, Martha Mitchell, Jeannot Szwarc, Jonathan Kaplan
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
NCIS: Los Angeles
TV-14
Role:
Hetty Lange (216 episodes, 2009-2018)
Starring:
Helena Mattsson, Michael Weatherly, Craig McLachlan, LL Cool J, Alan Ruck, Beth Behrs, Danny Trejo
Directed By:
Tony Wharmby, Terrence O'Hara, Dennis Smith, John Peter Kousakis, James Whitmore Jr.
Nightmare Classics (1989)
Nightmare Classics
Role:
Narrator (Quoting Poe for the Nightmare Classics Intro) / ... (2 episodes, 1989)
Starring:
Amy Irving, Laura Dern, Roy Dotrice, Anthony Andrews

Linda Hunt Awards

Academy Awards
The Year of Living Dangerously Best Actress in a Supporting Role 1984