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List of Linda Lavin Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
11
2
The Muppets Take Manhattan
G
11
2

The Muppets Take Manhattan is a musical adventure comedy drama film which revolves around Kermit and his friends who go to New York City in order to get their musical on Broadway. Soon, they come to know that this task is not as easy as they thought it would be.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Adventure, Family, Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Joan Rivers, Art Carney, Frank Oz, Brooke Shields, Dave Goelz, Jim Henson
2. The Intern (2015)
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2
The Intern
PG-13
11
2

70 years old Ben Whittaker becomes an intern in the fast-growing fashion company. While initially skeptical about him, the company’s young CEO Jules Ostin is won over by his charm and dedication along with her co-workers. Ben not only becomes her friend but his wisdom helps her deal with her personal issues. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Nancy Meyers
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Anne Hathaway, Robert De Niro, Rene Russo, Michael Mann, Anders Holm, JoJo Kushner
3. Manhattan Nocturne (2016)
9
2
Manhattan Nocturne
R
9
2

Tabloid writer Porter Wren is hired by a beautiful widow to investigate her husband's mysterious death. While Porter digs deep into the filmmaker's death mystery, he gets drawn into a very unpleasant case of blackmailing and sexual obsession - one that threatens his marriage, his job and his life.

As:
Cast
Director:
Brian DeCubellis
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Beals, Adrien Brody, Yvonne Strahovski, Campbell Scott, Raul Aranas
4. How to Be a Latin Lover (2017)
9
2
How to Be a Latin Lover
PG-13
9
2

Maximo made a career out of seducing rich older women. After twenty years of marriage, Maximo gets dumped by his 80 year-old wife, who settles with a young car salesman. Desperate to relive the luxurious life that he was used to, he hatches a scheme to seduce a widowed billionaire.

As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Marino
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Cera, Raquel Welch, Salma Hayek, Rob Lowe, Kristen Bell, Eugenio Derbez, Raphael Alejandro
5. Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase (2019)
9
2
Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase
PG
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Flora
Director:
Katt Shea
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery
Star Cast:
Sophia Lillis, Andrea Anders, Laura Wiggins, Zoe Renee
6. Wanderlust (2012)
8
2
Wanderlust
R
8
2

After the economy crashes down, a married couple finds themselves unemployed, forcing them to sell their apartment. They start looking for other living options, and they eventually find themselves in a commune in Georgia, which is filled with eccentric residents. 

As:
Cast
Director:
David Wain
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jennifer Aniston, Paul Rudd, Alan Alda, Malin Akerman, Justin Theroux
7. The Back-up Plan (2010)
8
2
The Back-up Plan
PG-13
8
2

Previously known as Plan B, the film explores the relationship between Joe, who is fed up with waiting for the right man, and Stan who bumps into her the day she undergoes artificial insemination. Continuing to bump into each other, they fall in love. But by that time, Joe realizes that she is pregnant and does not know how to break the news to Stan.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Alan Poul
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
8. Bakery in Brooklyn (2016)
7
1
Bakery in Brooklyn
TV-14
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Gustavo Ron
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Ernie Sabella, Aimee Teegarden, Griffin Newman, Krysta Rodriguez
9. A Short History of Decay (2014)
10
2
A Short History of Decay
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sandy Fisher
Director:
Michael Maren
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Emmanuelle Chriqui, Harris Yulin, Bryan Greenberg, Kathleen Rose Perkins
11. I Want to Go Home (1989)
9
2
I Want to Go Home
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lena Apthrop
Director:
Alain Resnais
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Geraldine Chaplin, Adolph Green, Micheline Presle, Gérard Depardieu

TV Movie(s)

1. The Morning After (1974)
12
2
The Morning After
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Toni
Director:
Richard T. Heffron
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dick Van Dyke, Don Porter, Lynn Carlin, Jewel Blanch
2. The $5.20 an Hour Dream (1980)
12
2
The $5.20 an Hour Dream
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ellen Lissick
Director:
Russ Mayberry
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Jaeckel, Pamela McMyler, Mayf Nutter, Nicholas Pryor
3. Damn Yankees! (1967)
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2
Damn Yankees!
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Kirk Browning
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Sport
Star Cast:
Lee Remick, Phil Silvers, Jim Backus, Fran Allison
4. A Matter of Life and Death (1981)
11
2
A Matter of Life and Death
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nurse Joy Ufema
Director:
Russ Mayberry
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Salome Jens, Ramon Bieri, Gail Strickland, Alley Mills
5. Like Mom, Like Me (1978)
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2
Like Mom, Like Me
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Althea Gruen
Director:
Michael Pressman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Max Gail, Kristy McNichol, Michael LeClair, Stacey Nelkin
6. Another Woman's Child (1983)
9
2
Another Woman's Child
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Terry DeBray
Director:
John Erman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Doris Roberts, Joyce Van Patten, Ron Rifkin, Tony Lo Bianco
7. Collected Stories (2002)
13
3
Collected Stories
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Ruth Steiner
Director:
Gilbert Cates
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Samantha Mathis
8. Stolen Memories: Secrets from the Rose Garden (1996)
12
2
Stolen Memories: Secrets from the Rose Garden
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Earline
Director:
Bob Clark
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mary Tyler Moore, Paul Winfield, Shirley Knight, Wayne Grace, Nathan Watt
9. A Place to Call Home (1987)
12
2
A Place to Call Home
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Liz Gavin
Director:
Russ Mayberry
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lori Loughlin, Lane Smith, Robert MacNaughton, Paul Cronin
11. A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes: The Annette Funicello Story (1995)
11
2
A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes: The Annette Funicello Story
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Bill Corcoran
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
12. Best Friends for Life (1998)
12
2
Best Friends for Life
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah 'Coop' Cooper
Director:
Michael Switzer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gena Rowlands, Gwen Verdon, Ja'net DuBois, Richard Farnsworth
13. Lena: My 100 Children (1987)
10
2
Lena: My 100 Children
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lena Kuchler-Silberman
Director:
Edwin Sherin
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
George Touliatos, Torquil Campbell, Lenore Harris, Cynthia Wilde
14. Maricela (1986)
8
2
Maricela
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Gannett
Director:
Christine Burrill
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Amy Lynne, Irene DeBari, Lisa Marie Simmon, Carlina Cruz
15. For the Future: The Irvine Fertility Scandal (1996)
8
2
For the Future: The Irvine Fertility Scandal
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marilyn Killane
Director:
David Hugh Jones
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marilu Henner, Randle Mell, Alicia Coppola, Castulo Guerra

Animation(s)

Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999)
Courage the Cowardly Dog
TV-Y7
As:
Cast
Director:
John Dilworth
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Jim Cummings, Tom Kenny, Billy West, Alan Cumming, Peter Fernandez, Marty Grabstein, Thea White
Whitewash (1994)
Whitewash
As:
Cast
Role:
Ms. Steunberg (voice)
Director:
Michael Sporn
Genres:
Animation, Family, Short
Star Cast:
Ruby Dee, Serena Henry, Ndehru Roberts, Danielle Robinson

TV Shows and Videos

The Great American Dream Machine (1971)
The Great American Dream Machine
As:
Cast
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Chevy Chase, Alan Arkin, Ken Shapiro, Marshall Efron
Kaz (1978)
Kaz
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Ron Leibman, Edith Atwater, Patrick O'Neal, Linda Carlson
Room for Two (1992)
Room for Two
As:
Cast
Role:
Edie Kurland (26 episodes, 1992-1993)
Director:
Peter Bonerz, Will Mackenzie
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Christina Pickles, Lisa Kudrow, John Putch, Bess Meyer, Peter Michael Goetz
Sean Saves the World (2013)
Sean Saves the World
As:
Cast
Director:
Marc Buckland, James Burrows
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Lorna Luft, Portia de Rossi, Craig Ferguson, Sean Hayes, Megan Hilty, Echo Kellum, Samantha Isler
9JKL (2017)
9JKL
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Judy (16 episodes, 2017-2018)
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Fred Willard, Christina Pickles, Mark Feuerstein, David Walton

Linda Lavin Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Alice Best Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical 1980
Alice Best Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical 1979