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List of Mary Tyler Moore Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Ordinary People (1980)
17
2
Ordinary People
R
17
2

This drama film revolves around Conrad Jarrett, a teenager, who is tormented with guilt after the death of his older brother. The relationships between him, his father and his mother also get strained, and therefore, he eventually attempts suicide. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Beth
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Donald Sutherland, Adam Baldwin, Elizabeth McGovern, Timothy Hutton, Dinah Manoff
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
2. Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)
12
2
Thoroughly Modern Millie
G
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Miss Dorothy Brown
Director:
George Roy Hill
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Julie Andrews, James Fox, John Gavin, Carol Channing
3. What's So Bad About Feeling Good? (1968)
12
3
What's So Bad About Feeling Good?
12
3

A new virus which gives people a feeling of happiness infects people across New York. However, the authorities consider it as a threat. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Liz
Director:
George Seaton
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
George Peppard, Don Stroud, Dom DeLuise, Susan Saint James
4. Don't Just Stand There (1968)
11
2
Don't Just Stand There
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Martine Randall
Director:
Ron Winston
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Robert Wagner, Glynis Johns, Harvey Korman, Barbara Rhoades
5. Flirting with Disaster (1996)
10
2
Flirting with Disaster
R
10
2

Mel Colpin was adopted as a child, and when he becomes a father, he feels that he cannot name his son until he knows who his real parents are. Accompanied by his wife and an adoption agent, he departs on a road trip to find out the identity of his real parents.

As:
Cast
Role:
Pearl Coplin
Director:
David O. Russell
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
6. Once Upon a Horse... (1958)
9
2
Once Upon a Horse...
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Kanter
Genres:
Comedy, Western
Star Cast:
Nita Talbot, Dick Martin, Martha Hyer, James Gleason
7. Change of Habit (1969)
10
2
Change of Habit
G
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sister Michelle
Director:
William A. Graham
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Music, Crime
Star Cast:
Ed Asner, Leora Dana, Elvis Presley, Jane Elliot, Barbara McNair
8. X-15 (1961)
10
2
X-15
10
2

The film depicts a fictional account of the X-15 research rocket aircraft program undertaken jointly by U.S. Air Force and N.A.S.A. at the Edward Air Force Base in 1960s and focuses on several test pilots, who take part in final launching. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Donner
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Charles Bronson, David McLean, Ralph Taeger, Brad Dexter, Kenneth Tobey
9. Cheats (2002)
9
2
Cheats
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew Gurland
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Griffin Dunne, Trevor Fehrman, Martin Starr, Casey Dubois
10. Against the Current (2009)
9
2
Against the Current
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Callahan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Joseph Fiennes, Elizabeth Reaser, Amy Hargreaves, Justin Kirk
11. Six Weeks (1982)
9
2
Six Weeks
PG
9
2

Nicole Dreyfus, the 12-year-old daughter of cosmetic baroness Charlotte Dreyfus, is dying of leukemia with only 6 weeks or less to live. As the two form an emotional bond with Californian Congressman Patrick Dalton, they travel together to New York City where Nicole tries to fulfill her dreams of ice-skating, assuming a lead in ‘The Nutcracker Ballet,’ and sightseeing through the city.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charlotte Dreyfus
Director:
Tony Bill
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dudley Moore, Shannon Wilcox, Katherine Healy, Bill Calvert
13. Just Between Friends (1986)
11
2
Just Between Friends
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Holly Davis
Director:
Allan Burns
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ted Danson, Sam Waterston, Julie Payne, Salome Jens, Beverly Sanders
14. Reno Finds Her Mom (1998)
7
1
Reno Finds Her Mom
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Lydia Dean Pilcher
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
15. Labor Pains (2000)
6
1
Labor Pains
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Esther Raymond
Director:
Tracy Alexson
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Kyra Sedgwick, Rob Morrow, Lela Rochon, Kurt Deutsch

TV Movie(s)

1. Run a Crooked Mile (1969)
12
2
Run a Crooked Mile
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth Sutton
Director:
Gene Levitt
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Wilfrid Hyde-White, Louis Jourdan, Alexander Knox, Stanley Holloway
3. Heartsounds (1984)
10
2
Heartsounds
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Martha Weinman Lear
Director:
Glenn Jordan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
James Garner, Sam Wanamaker, David Gardner, Wendy Crewson
4. First, You Cry (1978)
10
3
First, You Cry
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Betty Rollin
Director:
George Schaefer
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Anthony Perkins, Don Johnson, Richard Dysart, Jennifer Warren
5. Mary's Incredible Dream (1976)
9
2
Mary's Incredible Dream
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Angel / Devil / Woman
Director:
Eugene McAvoy, Jaime Rogers
Genres:
Fantasy, Musical
Star Cast:
Ben Vereen, Doug Kershaw, Arthur Fiedler, Tim Hauser
6. Stolen Memories: Secrets from the Rose Garden (1996)
14
2
Stolen Memories: Secrets from the Rose Garden
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jessica
Director:
Bob Clark
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Linda Lavin, Shirley Knight, Wayne Grace, Nathan Watt
7. Finnegan Begin Again (1985)
14
2
Finnegan Begin Again
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Liz DeHaan
Director:
Joan Micklin Silver
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Sam Waterston, David Huddleston, Sylvia Sidney, Robert Preston
8. The Dick Van Dyke Show Revisited (2004)
11
2
The Dick Van Dyke Show Revisited
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Petrie
Director:
Ken Whittingham
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ray Romano, Dick Van Dyke, Carl Reiner, Ann Morgan Guilbert, Larry Mathews
9. The Gin Game (2003)
13
3
The Gin Game
13
3
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Fonsia Dorsey
Director:
Arvin Brown
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dick Van Dyke, Annie Abbott, Sheila Rogers, Alessandro Mastrobuono
10. The Last Best Year (1990)
10
2
The Last Best Year
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Wendy Haller
Director:
John Erman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bernadette Peters, Dorothy McGuire, Carmen Mathews, Kate Reid, Brian Bedford
11. Like Mother Like Son: The Strange Story of Sante and Kenny Kimes (2001)
9
2
Like Mother Like Son: The Strange Story of Sante and Kenny Kimes
TV-PG
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Sante Chambers Kimes / Eva Guerrero
Director:
Arthur Allan Seidelman
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Forster, Gabriel Olds, Jean Stapleton, Ken Radley
12. Stolen Babies (1993)
13
3
Stolen Babies
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Georgia Tann
Director:
Eric Laneuville
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lea Thompson, Kathleen Quinlan, Brett Rice, Mary Nell Santacroce
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
13. Blessings (2003)
9
2
Blessings
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lydia Blessing
Director:
Arvin Brown
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kathleen Quinlan, China Chow, Liam Waite, Janaya Stephens
14. Miss Lettie and Me (2002)
9
2
Miss Lettie and Me
G
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lettie Anderson
Director:
Ian Barry
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Burt Reynolds, Irma P. Hall, Charles Robinson, Holliston Coleman
15. Payback (1997)
8
2
Payback
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kathryn Stanfill
Director:
Ken Cameron
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ed Asner, Edward Asner, Adam Scott, Denis Arndt, Fredric Lehne
16. Snow Wonder (2005)
7
1
Snow Wonder
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Werner
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Esposito, Jason Priestley, Camryn Manheim, Josh Randall
17. Thanksgiving Day (1990)
7
1
Thanksgiving Day
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Paula Schloss
Director:
Gino Tanasescu
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Tony Curtis, Andy Hirsch, Kelly Curtis, Jonathon Brandmeier
18. Mary and Rhoda (2000)
7
2
Mary and Rhoda
7
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Mary Richards-Cronin
Director:
Barnet Kellman
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Charlie Day, Elon Gold, Bethany Joy Lenz, Christine Ebersole, Valerie Harper

Animation(s)

La freccia azzurra (1996)
La freccia azzurra
As:
Cast
Role:
Granny Rose
Director:
Enzo D'Alò
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
Tony Randall, Neil Shee, Walter Massey, Michael Caloz

TV Shows and Videos

The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)
The Dick Van Dyke Show
TV-G
As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Petrie / ...
Director:
John Rich, Theodore J. Flicker, Alan Rafkin, Howard Morris, Peter Baldwin
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best TV Star - Female, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Series (Lead)
Mary Tyler Moore (1970)
Mary Tyler Moore
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Richards
Director:
Alan Rafkin, Peter Baldwin, Jerry Belson, Jerry Paris, Hal Cooper
Genres:
Comedy
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best TV Actress - Comedy or Musical, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Actress of the Year - Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series
The Tab Hunter Show (1960)
The Tab Hunter Show
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Kinon, William J. Hole Jr., Norman Tokar, Philip Rapp
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Gena Rowlands, Elizabeth Montgomery, Tab Hunter, Richard Erdman, Jerome Cowan
Mary (1985)
Mary
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Brenner
Director:
Danny DeVito, Ellen Gittelsohn, Peter Baldwin, Rod Daniel
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Katey Sagal, James Farentino, John Astin, David Byrd
Lincoln (1988)
Lincoln
As:
Cast
Director:
Lamont Johnson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Thomas Gibson, Sam Waterston, Ruby Dee, Richard Mulligan
The Mary Tyler Moore Hour (1979)
The Mary Tyler Moore Hour
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary McKinnon / ...
Director:
Robert Scheerer, Jay Sandrich
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Keaton, Joyce Van Patten, Ron Rifkin, Dody Goodman
Annie McGuire (1988)
Annie McGuire
As:
Cast
Role:
Annie McGuire
Director:
David Steinberg
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adrien Brody, John Randolph, Eileen Heckart, Denis Arndt

Mary Tyler Moore Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Ordinary People Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama 1981
Mary Tyler Moore Best TV Actress - Comedy or Musical 1971
The Dick Van Dyke Show Best TV Star - Female 1965
Primetime Emmy Awards
The Dick Van Dyke Show Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series 1966
The Dick Van Dyke Show Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Series (Lead) 1964
Stolen Babies Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special 1993
Mary Tyler Moore Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series 1976
Mary Tyler Moore Best Lead Actress in a Comedy Series 1974
Mary Tyler Moore Actress of the Year - Series 1974
Mary Tyler Moore Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series 1973
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Female TV Performer 1979
Winner Favorite Female TV Performer 1978
Winner Favorite All-Around Female Entertainer 1976
Winner Favorite Female TV Performer 1975