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List of Liza Minnelli Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Liza with a Z (1972)
11
2
Liza with a Z
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Vincente Minnelli, Lorna Luft, Tony Bennett, Marisa Berenson, Ann Reinking
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Single Program - Variety and Popular Music
2. The King of Comedy (1982)
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12
The King of Comedy
PG
41
12

Rupert Pupkin, an aspiring comedian who has never performed for a real audience, is obsessed with the idea of being a celebrity like his idol, talk-show host Jerry Langford. After a brief exchange with Langford, Rupert assumes that now he’ll get his big chance. When he fails to reach Langford, Rupert decides to kidnap him to gain a break in his show.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Martin Scorsese, Victor Borge, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard
3. Cabaret (1972)
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8
Cabaret
PG
26
8

 The story depicts Sally Bowels, a well-known character created by Christopher Isherwood, as a young American cabaret singer in 1931 Berlin. The plot thickens when a young British academic arrives at her boardinghouse. The film, which has won numerous distinguished awards including eight Oscars, focuses as much on their relationship as on rising Nazism of that time.    

As:
Cast
Role:
Sally Bowles
Director:
Genres:
Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Joel Grey, Michael York, Helmut Griem, Fritz Wepper
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical, BAFTA Award for Best Actress
4. Arthur (1981)
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7
Arthur
PG
15
7

Arthur is a young billionaire playboy who is about to marry a woman whom he does not love. Turning away from the marriage would make him lose his inheritance of $ 750 million. But he soon finds himself falling for a poor waitress, and now he must choose if money is more important or true love.

As:
Cast
Role:
Linda Marolla
Director:
Steve Gordon
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Dudley Moore, John Gielgud, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Jill Eikenberry, Dudley Moore
5. Silent Movie (1976)
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6
Silent Movie
PG
11
6

Silent Movie is a comedy film which tells the story of Mel Funn, who used to be a great film director in Hollywood at one point. However, his career declined due to his drinking problem. Along with his sidekicks, he decides to make the first silent movie in forty years, in order to make a comeback.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
6. The Sterile Cuckoo (1969)
8
3
The Sterile Cuckoo
M
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Pookie Adams
Director:
Alan J. Pakula
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Wendell Burton, Tim McIntire, Anita Alberts, Eric Best
7. New York, New York (1977)
12
6
New York, New York
PG
12
6

An aspiring young saxophonist falls for a singer and the two start a relationship. However, it becomes difficult for them to try to excel in their careers, and maintain their relationship at the same time.

As:
Cast
Role:
Francine Evans
Director:
Genres:
Musical, Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Robert De Niro, Lionel Stander, Barry Primus, Mary Kay Place
8. Charlie Bubbles (1967)
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3
Charlie Bubbles
6
3

Rising from Manchester’s working-class, Charlie Bubbles has achieved success in London as a writer. But now he is dissatisfied and appears to have lost ability to feel, so much so that he is unhappy even while with mistress Eliza. Restless, he returns to Manchester, visits his estranged wife Lottie and son at their farm, as he attempts to reconnect with his roots.

As:
Cast
Role:
Eliza
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Albert Finney, Billie Whitelaw, Colin Blakely, Timothy Garland
9. The Dangerous Christmas of Red Riding Hood (1965)
5
3
The Dangerous Christmas of Red Riding Hood
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Little Red Riding Hood
Director:
Sid Smith
Star Cast:
Cyril Ritchard, Vic Damone, Eric Burdon, Chas Chandler
10. Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon (1970)
6
4
Tell Me That You Love Me, Junie Moon
PG
6
4

This romantic comedy drama film tells the story of three wildly neurotic characters. The first one is a facially disfigured girl; the second one is a homosexual paraplegic, and the last one is an introverted epileptic. After being discharged from the hospital, they decide to move in together in a cottage, to support one another.

As:
Cast
Role:
Junie Moon
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
James Coco, Robert Moore, Kay Thompson, Ken Howard
12. Lucky Lady (1975)
4
4
Lucky Lady
PG
4
4

During the height of the Prohibition Era, best friends Kibby Womack and Walker Ellis are running a successful underground liquor smuggling business. When a young widow Claire gets involved, a love triangle develops and the three must survive organized crime and the Coast Guard. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Claire
Director:
Stanley Donen
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Gene Hackman, Burt Reynolds, Geoffrey Lewis, John Hillerman
13. A Matter of Time (1976)
4
4
A Matter of Time
PG
4
4

A simple young girl, who is also an aspiring actress, helps an old countess to deal with her old age. In return, the countess introduces her to the world of upper class society.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nina
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Star Cast:
Isabella Rossellini, Ingrid Bergman, Charles Boyer, Spiros Andros, Tina Aumont
14. Arthur 2: On the Rocks (1988)
4
5
Arthur 2: On the Rocks
PG
4
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Linda Marolla Bach
Director:
Bud Yorkin
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Kathy Bates, Dudley Moore, John Gielgud, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Dudley Moore
15. Rent-a-Cop (1987)
3
4
Rent-a-Cop
R
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Della Roberts
Director:
Jerry London
Genres:
Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Dionne Warwick, Burt Reynolds, James Remar, Richard Masur
16. Sex and the City 2 (2010)
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21
Sex and the City 2
R
17
21

The story focuses on four Manhattan friends, Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte, and Miranda, each busy with her own set of problems. Among them, Samantha is a career woman, who is to devise a PR campaign for a sheikh's business in Abu Dhabi. Eventually the four friends fly off on an all-expenses-paid luxury trip to Abu Dhabi, not realizing that the country is run by more conservative laws. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Patrick King
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
17. Sam Found Out: A Triple Play (1988)
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3
Sam Found Out: A Triple Play
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Three Characters
Director:
Piers Haggard
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ryan O'Neal, L. Peter Callender, Marilyn Cooper, Douglas Fisher, Trisha Gorman
19. A Time to Live (1985)
6
3
A Time to Live
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary-Lou Weisman
Director:
Rick Wallace
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Swoosie Kurtz, Corey Haim, Jeffrey DeMunn, Scott Schwartz
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
20. Stepping Out (1991)
6
4
Stepping Out
PG
6
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Lewis Gilbert
Genres:
Drama, Musical, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jane Krakowski, Shelley Winters, Sheila McCarthy, Bill Irwin, Ellen Greene
21. The West Side Waltz (1995)
5
4
The West Side Waltz
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Cara Varnum
Director:
Ernest Thompson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Shirley MacLaine, Jennifer Grey, Kathy Bates, Richard Gilliland, August Schellenberg

Animation Movies

Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night (1987)
10
6
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night
G
10
6
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Sutherland
Genres:
Animation, Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
James Earl Jones, Don Knotts, Tom Bosley, Ed Asner, Edward Asner, Jonathan Harris
Journey Back to Oz (1972)
8
6
Journey Back to Oz
G
8
6

A tornado in Kansas causes a girl named Dorothy to become unconscious, and she re-appears in the Land of Oz.  She encounters the cousin of the Wicked Witch of the West, who is attacking the Emerald City, with an army of monstrous green elephants. 

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Dorothy (voice)
Director:
Hal Sutherland
Genres:
Animation, Musical, Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy

TV Shows

Special appearance/Cameo

In the Good Old Summertime (1949)
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4
In the Good Old Summertime
11
4
As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
The Daughter at Ending (uncredited)
Director:
Robert Z. Leonard
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Judy Garland, Buster Keaton, Van Johnson, S.Z. Sakall, Spring Byington

Liza Minnelli Awards

Academy Awards
Cabaret Best Actress in a Leading Role 1973
Golden Globe Awards
A Time to Live Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television 1986
Cabaret Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 1973
Primetime Emmy Awards
Liza with a Z Outstanding Single Program - Variety and Popular Music 1973
BAFTA Awards
Cabaret Best Actress 1973
Grammy Awards
Winner Legend Award 1991