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List of Marcia Cross Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Bad Influence (1990)
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2
Bad Influence
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9
2

Bad Influence is a psychological thriller film which tells the story of Michael, who is a successful but shy executive who meets a mysterious stranger named Alex. Alex makes his way into his life and turns it upside down, and things are about to get ugly as Michael is not aware of the fact that Alex is a dangerous sociopath.     

Role:
Ruth Fielding
Starring:
Rob Lowe, James Spader, David Duchovny, Lisa Zane, James Spader
Directed By:
Curtis Hanson
2. Female Perversions (1996)
8
2
Female Perversions
R
8
2
Starring:
Tilda Swinton, Paulina Porizkova, Frances Fisher, Amy Madigan, Clancy Brown
Directed By:
Susan Streitfeld, Susan Streitfeld
4. Ripple (1995)
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3
Ripple
13
3
Role:
Ali
Starring:
Anthony Michael Hall, David Hyde Pierce, Megan Cavanagh, Colm Meaney
Directed By:
Jonathan Segal
5. The Secret of Karma (2017)
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2
The Secret of Karma
12
2
Role:
Goddess
Starring:
Brendan Fraser, Dawn Olivieri, Petra Buckova
Directed By:
Milan Friedrich
6. Dancing in September (2000)
10
2
Dancing in September
R
10
2
Starring:
Gary Dourdan, Aisha Tyler, James Avery, Tichina Arnold
Directed By:
Reggie Rock Bythewood
7. Just Peck (2009)
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2
Just Peck
9
2
Role:
Cheryl Peck
Starring:
Brie Larson, Adam Arkin, Camryn Manheim, Keir Gilchrist
Directed By:
Michael A. Nickles
8. Always Say Goodbye (1997)
8
2
Always Say Goodbye
R
8
2
Starring:
Phillip Brock, Joshua Beckett, Janet Gunn, Katherine LaNasa
Directed By:
Joshua Beckett

TV Movie(s)

1. Just Temporary (1989)
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3
Just Temporary
13
3
Starring:
Lisa Kudrow, Herb Edelman, Chelsea Field, Lisa Jane Persky, Christie Mellor
Directed By:
Kim Friedman
2. Fatrick (2014)
12
2
Fatrick
12
2
Role:
Arlene
Starring:
Zach Cregger, Marc Evan Jackson, Ray Ford, Bayne Gibby
Directed By:
Jim Rash, Nat Faxon
3. George Washington II: The Forging of a Nation (1986)
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2
George Washington II: The Forging of a Nation
12
2
Starring:
Patty Duke, Barry Bostwick, Penny Fuller, Jeffrey Jones,
Directed By:
William A. Graham
4. Bad News Mr. Swanson (2001)
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2
Bad News Mr. Swanson
12
2
Role:
Doctor Knoll
Starring:
John Lydon, Frank Whaley, Shelley Malil, Matt Crabtree
Directed By:
Michael Patrick Jann
5. Desperate Housewives: Oprah Winfrey Is the New Neighbor (2005)
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2
Desperate Housewives: Oprah Winfrey Is the New Neighbor
12
2
Role:
Bree Van De Kamp
Starring:
Eva Longoria, Teri Hatcher, Oprah Winfrey, Felicity Huffman
Directed By:
Charles McDougall
6. Eastwick (2002)
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2
Eastwick
11
2
Role:
Jane Spofford
Starring:
Lori Loughlin, Kelly Rutherford, Jason O'Mara, Jonathan Bennett
Directed By:
Michael M. Robin
7. Pros & Cons (1986)
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2
Pros & Cons
11
2
Role:
Lynn Erskine
Starring:
Bernie Casey, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Jennifer Runyon, Wendy Cutler
Directed By:
Stuart Margolin
8. The Last Days of Frank and Jesse James (1986)
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2
The Last Days of Frank and Jesse James
10
2
Role:
Sarah Hite
Starring:
Kris Kristofferson, June Carter Cash, Johnny Cash, Gail Youngs
Directed By:
William A. Graham
9. All She Ever Wanted (1996)
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2
All She Ever Wanted
11
2
Role:
Rachel Stockman
Starring:
Carrie Snodgress, Bruce Kirby, Leila Kenzle, James Marshall
Directed By:
Michael Scott
10. Brass (1985)
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2
Brass
9
2
Starring:
Carroll O'Connor, Lois Nettleton, Jimmy Baio, Samuel E. Wright,
Directed By:
Corey Allen
11. Storm and Sorrow (1990)
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2
Storm and Sorrow
9
2
Role:
Marty Hoy
Starring:
Lori Singer, Jay Baker, Todd Allen, Ágnes Bánfalvy
Directed By:
Richard A. Colla
12. M.A.N.T.I.S. (1994)
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2
M.A.N.T.I.S.
8
2
Starring:
Sam Raimi, Steve James, Carl Lumbly, Obba Babatundé
Directed By:
Eric Laneuville
13. Living in Fear (2001)
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2
Living in Fear
PG-13
8
2
Starring:
John Saxon, Katherine Helmond, Brandon Maggart, Jack McGee
Directed By:
Martin Kitrosser
14. Target Earth (1998)
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1
Target Earth
6
1
Starring:
Christopher Meloni, Chad Lowe, John C. McGinley, Tim Parati, Janell McLeod
Directed By:
Peter Markle

Animation(s)

All the Way to the Ocean (2016)
All the Way to the Ocean
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Starring:
Amy Smart, Katie Leigh, Brenda Canela, Xavier Rudd
Directed By:
Douglas Rowell

TV Shows and Videos

Seinfeld (1989)
Seinfeld
TV-PG
Starring:
Jane Leeves, Kathy Griffin, Lauren Graham, Peter Stormare, Jon Voight, Peter Krause, Rob Schneider
Directed By:
David Steinberg, Andy Ackerman, Jason Alexander, Tom Cherones, D. Owen Trainor
Doctor Doctor (1989)
Doctor Doctor
Starring:
Brian George, Julius Carry, Matt Frewer, Maureen Mueller
Almost Grown (1988)
Almost Grown
Starring:
Megan Mullally, Richard Schaal, Michael Alldredge, Tim Daly
The Edge of Night (1956)
The Edge of Night
Starring:
Elaine Stritch, Larry Hagman, Audra Lindley, Amanda Blake, Ron Leibman, Martin Sheen, Roy Scheider
Directed By:
John Sedwick, Christopher Goutman, Leonard Valenta, Allen Fristoe, John Driver
Cheers (1982)
Cheers
TV-PG
Starring:
Celeste Holm, Harry Connick Jr., Woody Harrelson, Jennifer Tilly, John Cleese, John Ratzenberger, Keenen Ivory Wayans
Directed By:
James Burrows, Andy Ackerman, Thomas Lofaro, John Ratzenberger, Tim Berry
The Wind Effect (2003)
The Wind Effect
Role:
Molly
Starring:
William Devane, Grace Zabriskie, John Pyper-Ferguson, Kathy Christopherson
Directed By:
Paul Todisco
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
TV-14
Starring:
Timothy Busfield, Hal Linden, Pam Grier, Kate Mulgrew, Hayden Panettiere, Scott Bakula, Bebe Neuwirth
Directed By:
David Platt, Peter Leto, Jean de Segonzac, Constantine Makris, Alex Chapple
Boy Meets World (1993)
Boy Meets World
TV-G
Starring:
Julie Benz, Phyllis Diller, Rider Strong, Keri Russell, Ben Savage, Dick Van Patten, Candace Cameron Bure
Directed By:
Jeff McCracken, David Trainer, Alan Myerson, David Kendall, William Russ
Quantum Leap (1989)
Quantum Leap
TV-PG
Starring:
Tia Carrere, Brooke Shields, Carla Gugino, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Patrick Warburton, Troian Bellisario, Jason Priestley
Directed By:
James Whitmore Jr., Joe Napolitano, Michael Zinberg, Alan J. Levi, Michael W. Watkins
Tales from the Darkside (1983)
Tales from the Darkside
TV-14
Starring:
Seth Green, Abe Vigoda, Jerry Stiller, Debbie Harry, Christian Slater, Alice Ghostley, Harry Anderson
Directed By:
Frank De Palma, John Harrison, John Strysik, Theodore Gershuny, Armand Mastroianni
The Outer Limits (1995)
The Outer Limits
TV-PG
Starring:
Adam Goldberg, David McCallum, William Gary Busey, Amanda Plummer, Alyssa Milano, Noel Fisher, Alan Ruck
Directed By:
Mario Azzopardi, Brad Turner, Neill Fearnley, Joseph L. Scanlan, Steve Anker
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
TV-14
Starring:
Holland Roden, Nathan Kress, Ann-Margret, Arielle Kebbel, America Ferrera, Jane Lynch, Summer Glau
Directed By:
Kenneth Fink, Richard J. Lewis, Alec Smight, Danny Cannon, Brad Tanenbaum
One Life to Live (1968)
One Life to Live
TV-PG
Starring:
Corbin Bleu, Nathan Fillion, Tommy Lee Jones, Sarah Hyland, Laurence Fishburne, Esther Rolle, John Amos
Directed By:
Gary Donatelli, Larry Carpenter, Jill Mitwell, Mary Ryan, Danielle Faraldo
It's Garry Shandling's Show. (1986)
It's Garry Shandling's Show.
Starring:
Bert Convy, Dave Coulier, Paul Winfield, Dan Aykroyd, Charles Nelson Reilly, Connie Stevens, Joy Behar
Directed By:
David Steinberg, Thomas Schlamme, Don Mischer, Alan Rafkin, Paul Miller
Youth & Consequences (2018)
Youth & Consequences
Starring:
Karan Brar, Anna Akana, Katie Sarife, Sophie Reynolds
Desperate Housewives (2004)
Desperate Housewives
TV-14
Role:
Bree Van De Kamp / ... (180 episodes, 2004-2012)
Starring:
Helena Mattsson, Laurie Metcalf, Swoosie Kurtz, Bob Newhart, Miguel Ferrer, Cameron Mathison, John Slattery
Directed By:
David Grossman, Larry Shaw, David Warren, Arlene Sanford, Bethany Rooney
Another World (1964)
Another World
TV-14
Starring:
Christina Pickles, Thomas Gibson, Betty White, Morgan Freeman, Lindsay Lohan, Paul Wesley, Brad Pitt
Directed By:
Michael Eilbaum, Bob Schwarz, Casey Childs, Gary Tomlin, Ira Cirker
Everwood (2002)
Everwood
TV-PG
Starring:
Keith David, Adam Beach, Emily VanCamp, Charles Durning, Kristen Bell, Chris Pratt, James Earl Jones
Directed By:
Michael Schultz, David Petrarca, Perry Lang, Sandy Smolan, Arvin Brown
The King of Queens (1998)
The King of Queens
TV-PG
Starring:
Gavin MacLeod, Donny Osmond, Jon Favreau, Burt Reynolds, Erik Per Sullivan, Patton Oswalt, Melody Thomas Scott
Directed By:
Rob Schiller, James Widdoes, Pamela Fryman, Mark Cendrowski, Henry Chan
Murder, She Wrote (1984)
Murder, She Wrote
Starring:
Hayley Mills, Linda Hamilton, Teresa Wright, Jackie Cooper, Dinah Shore, Bryan Cranston, Eli Wallach
Directed By:
Anthony Pullen Shaw, Walter Grauman, Vincent McEveety, Seymour Robbie, Jerry Jameson
Raven (1992)
Raven
Starring:
Elizabeth Berkley, Lee Majors, Tamlyn Tomita, France Nuyen, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Jeffrey Meek, Andy Bumatai
Directed By:
Vern Gillum, James A. Contner, Les Sheldon, Lee H. Katzin, Kristoffer Tabori
Spin City (1996)
Spin City
TV-14
Starring:
Amy Irving, Christine Taylor, Frankie Muniz, Farrah Fawcett, Kim Dickens, Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart
Directed By:
Andy Cadiff, Ted Wass, Lee Shallat Chemel, Carl Lauten
Profiler (1996)
Profiler
TV-14
Starring:
Paula Malcomson, Courtney Ford, Julian McMahon, David Carradine, James Coburn, Louise Fletcher, Evan Rachel Wood
Directed By:
Ian Toynton, Jefery Levy, Lee Bonner, Richard Compton, Sarah Pia Anderson
Knots Landing (1979)
Knots Landing
TV-14
Starring:
Eric Stoltz, Patrick Duffy, Michelle Phillips, Brian Dennehy, Bruce Greenwood, Michael York, Helen Hunt
Directed By:
Linda Day, Gabrielle Beaumont, Michael Lange, Roger Young, Nick Havinga
Herman's Head (1991)
Herman's Head
Starring:
Leslie Nielsen, Elinor Donahue, Hank Azaria, Gilbert Gottfried, Dawn Wells, Jennifer Aniston, Michelle Phillips
Directed By:
J.D. Lobue, Greg Antonacci
Quantico (2015)
Quantico
TV-14
Starring:
Priyanka Chopra, Marlee Matlin, Oded Fehr, Jon Kortajarena, Anne Heche, Jake McLaughlin, Johanna Braddy
Directed By:
Jennifer Lynch, Patrick R. Norris, David McWhirter, Steve Robin, Stephen Kay
Ned and Stacey (1995)
Ned and Stacey
Starring:
Olivia Newton-John, Lloyd Bridges, Jason Bateman, John Slattery, Megan Mullally, Kathy Griffin, Paulina Porizkova
Directed By:
Lee Shallat Chemel, Max Tash, Rick Beren, Alan Myerson, Rob Schiller
Who's the Boss? (1984)
Who's the Boss?
TV-G
Starring:
Vivica A. Fox, Jonathan Brandis, Fran Drescher, Kevin Pollak, Paul Walker, Tony Danza, Leah Remini
Directed By:
Asaad Kelada, Tony Singletary, Gail Liberti-Kennedy, Jim Drake, Tony Danza
Ally McBeal (1997)
Ally McBeal
TV-PG
Starring:
Jon Bon Jovi, Anthony Anderson, Josh Groban, Vanessa Lynn Williams, Rosie O'Donnell, Kyra Sedgwick, Fred Willard
Directed By:
Mel Damski, Jonathan Pontell, Bill D'Elia, Arlene Sanford, Michael Schultz
Pros and Cons (1991)
Pros and Cons
Starring:
Stewart Granger, Don Ameche, Jonathan Brandis, James Earl Jones, Richard Crenna, Madge Sinclair
Directed By:
Vern Gillum, Paul Krasny, Michael Switzer
Strong Medicine (2000)
Strong Medicine
Starring:
Kim Fields, Ashley Benson, Sara Gilbert, Whoopi Goldberg, Felicia Day, Ellen Pompeo, Patrick J. Adams
Directed By:
John Perrin Flynn, Joe Napolitano, Steve De Jarnatt, Jerry London, Philip Casnoff
Burke's Law (1994)
Burke's Law
Starring:
Diahann Carroll, Melissa Sue Anderson, Frankie Avalon, James Brolin, Doris Roberts, Margot Kidder, Nicole Eggert
Directed By:
Dennis Dugan, Gilbert M. Shilton, Tony Mordente, Gus Trikonis, James L. Conway
Jake and the Fatman (1987)
Jake and the Fatman
Starring:
Robert Reed, Dick Van Dyke, Tobey Maguire, James Cromwell, Danny Trejo, Ernest Borgnine, Bruce Greenwood
Directed By:
Chuck Bowman, Christopher Hibler, Michael Lange, E.W. Swackhamer, Christian I. Nyby II
Booker (1989)
Booker
Starring:
Mariska Hargitay, Ben Vereen, Don Cheadle, Lori Petty, Carmen Argenziano, Marcia Strassman, Richard Grieco
Directed By:
Jefferson Kibbee, Jan Eliasberg, Kim Manners, Jorge Montesi, Mark Sobel
Stephen King's Golden Tales (1985)
Stephen King's Golden Tales
Role:
Marie Alcott (segment "Strange Love")
Starring:
John Fiedler, Bruce Davison, Jeff Conaway, Bill Cain
Directed By:
Jodie Foster, Richard Friedman, Frank De Palma
Touched by an Angel (1994)
Touched by an Angel
TV-G
Starring:
Rita Moreno, Gary Cole, Ossie Davis, Ed Asner, Mandy Patinkin, George Dzundza, Jane Kaczmarek
Directed By:
Peter H. Hunt, Timothy Van Patten, Victor Lobl, Bethany Rooney, Stuart Margolin
Melrose Place (1992)
Melrose Place
Starring:
Traci Lords, Famke Janssen, Jennie Garth, Aaron Paul, Rae Dawn Chong, Tori Spelling, Denise Richards
Directed By:
Paul Lazarus, Bethany Rooney, Victoria Hochberg, James Frawley, Charles Correll
Bank (2002)
Bank
Role:
American actress
Starring:
Daryl Hannah, Sylvia Kristel, Sinan Çetin, Ike Ogut
Directed By:
Sinan Çetin