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List of Mia Farrow Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

2. Rosemary's Baby (1968)
75
17
Rosemary's Baby
R
75
17

Director Roman Polanski’s first American movie is about Guy and Rosemary Woodhouse, who move into an apartment where Rosemary meets their friendly, yet a little weird neighbors. She experiences strange incidences and nightmares, and hears odd sounds. When she gets pregnant, Rosemary is worried that their neighbors and suddenly-distant husband are planning some sinister conspiracy against her baby.

As:
Cast
Role:
Rosemary Woodhouse
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Horror
Star Cast:
Charles Grodin, Tony Curtis, John Cassavetes, Ruth Gordon, Sidney Blackmer, Maurice Evans
3. Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
28
7
Crimes and Misdemeanors
PG-13
28
7

An existential comedy considered by many as Woody Allen’s greatest work, the film follows two story lines. One concerns a successful, but philandering ophthalmologist, who has his mistress killed when she threatens to reveal his affair and the other concerns a married documentary filmmaker in love with his brother-in-law’s associate producer. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
4. The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
21
6
The Purple Rose of Cairo
PG
21
6

Set in the depression era, the film centers on an unhappy waitress caught in a loveless marriage. To assuage her loneliness, she often goes to see films, the latest of them being The Purple Rose of Cairo. Fascinated, she sits through it several times until Tom Baxter, the lead character, steps literally out of the screen to talk to her.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Cecilia
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Fantasy, Comedy
Star Cast:
Danny Aiello, Jeff Daniels, Dianne Wiest, Irving Metzman, Stephanie Farrow
5. Zelig (1983)
18
6
Zelig
PG
18
6

Woody Allen plays Leonard Zelig in this mockumentary written and directed by him. Zelig's fly on the wall personality gives him the unique ability to look and act like the people around him. When his skills gain popularity, he catches the fancy of Eudora Fletcher, a doctor who wants to study him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Eudora Nesbitt Fletcher
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Woody Allen, Patrick Horgan, John Buckwalter, Marvin Chatinover
6. Husbands and Wives (1992)
15
5
Husbands and Wives
R
15
5

Gabe, a professor, and his wife, Judy, are shocked to hear that their best friends Sally and Jack are splitting up. Eventually, this makes them question their own relationship as well.

As:
Cast
Role:
Judy Roth
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
8. Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
15
5
Broadway Danny Rose
PG
15
5

Broadway Danny Rose is a comedy film which tells us the story of a talent agent who tries to reconcile his client, who is a lounge singer, with his mistress. However, he is mistaken by a jealous gangster to be her lover.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tina Vitale
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Milton Berle, Woody Allen, Nick Apollo Forte, Sandy Baron, Corbett Monica
9. Johnny Belinda (1967)
7
3
Johnny Belinda
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Belinda MacDonald
Director:
Paul Bogart
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Carradine, Ian Bannen, Barry Sullivan, Ruth White
10. Death on the Nile (1978)
15
6
Death on the Nile
PG
15
6

Death on the Nile is a mystery drama film which tells the story of detective Hercule Poirot, who is on a luxurious cruise down the Nile.  However, when a newlywed rich heiress gets killed along with few others, it is up to Poirot to find the killer before the ship reaches its destination.      

As:
Cast
Role:
Jacqueline De Bellefort
Director:
John Guillermin
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Mystery
11. Another Woman (1988)
10
4
Another Woman
PG
10
4

Another Woman is a drama film which revolves around Marion, a philosophy professor going through a mid-life crisis. When she rents an apartment to work on her new book, she soon finds that she can hear into the next room, which is a psychiatrist’s office. She gets drawn to the plight of a woman named Hope, and her story also helps Marion reevaluate her life.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Hope
Director:
Genres:
Drama
12. Guns at Batasi (1964)
7
3
Guns at Batasi
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Karen Eriksson
Director:
John Guillermin
Genres:
Drama, History, War
Star Cast:
Richard Attenborough, Jack Hawkins, Flora Robson, John Leyton
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer - Female
13. Samantha: An American Girl Holiday (2004)
7
3
Samantha: An American Girl Holiday
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Grandmary Edwards
Director:
Nadia Tass
Genres:
Drama, Family
Star Cast:
AnnaSophia Robb, Kenner Ames, Stewart Arnott, Olivia Ballantyne
15. The Muppets Valentine Show (1974)
7
3
The Muppets Valentine Show
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Jim Henson
Genres:
Family, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt, John Lovelady
16. Follow Me! (1972)
7
3
Follow Me!
G
7
3

London’s uptight businessman, Charles, suspects that his free-spirited American wife, Belinda, is cheating on him. He hires Julian, an eccentric private detective, to shadow her. As Belinda becomes aware of being tailed, a game of follow-the-leader ensues. She enjoys the attention and fun the detective provides, something which she never received from her husband. When Charles confronts her, Belinda’s reply astonishes him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Belinda
Director:
Carol Reed
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Chaim Topol, Topol, Michael Jayston, Margaret Rawlings, Annette Crosbie
17. Full Circle (1977)
10
5
Full Circle
R
10
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Julia Lofting
Director:
Richard Loncraine
Genres:
Drama, Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Tom Conti, Keir Dullea, Jill Bennett, Robin Gammell
18. Alice (1990)
12
6
Alice
PG-13
12
6

Alice Tate is a housewife living in New York who is married to a wealthy man named Doug. She spends most of her time shopping, getting beauty treatment and gossiping with her friends. Things take a turn when she falls for a handsome jazz musician named Joe. She finds herself mysteriously attracted to him, and experiences guilt for this, which manifests itself in the form of a backache.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Alice
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
19. Peter Pan (1976)
7
3
Peter Pan
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Peter Pan
Director:
Dwight Hemion
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Musical
Star Cast:
John Gielgud, Danny Kaye, Paula Kelly, Lynsey Baxter, Peppi Borza
21. Widows' Peak (1994)
11
5
Widows' Peak
PG
11
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Miss Katherine O'Hare / Clancy
Director:
John Irvin
Genres:
Mystery, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Joan Plowright, Natasha Richardson, Adrian Dunbar, Jim Broadbent
22. A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (1982)
10
5
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy
PG
10
5

A Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy is a sex comedy film which tells the story of an eccentric inventor and his wife, who invite two other couples to their summer house for the weekend. Soon, old romances reignite, new romances develop and everyone ends up sneaking off behind other’s backs.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ariel
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mary Steenburgen, Woody Allen, José Ferrer, Julie Hagerty, Tony Roberts
23. See No Evil (1971)
7
4
See No Evil
PG
7
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah
Director:
Richard Fleischer
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Dorothy Alison, Robin Bailey, Diane Grayson, Brian Rawlinson
24. John and Mary (1969)
7
3
John and Mary
R
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary
Director:
Peter Yates
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Dustin Hoffman, Michael Tolan, Sunny Griffin, Stanley Beck
25. September (1987)
8
4
September
PG
8
4

September is a drama film which tells the story of a suicidal woman named Lane, who retreats to her summerhouse in Vermont to spend some time alone. However, problems arise when houseguests disrupt her healing process. Meanwhile, Lane also struggles to deal with her obnoxious mother, who pays her a visit. Soon, things get complicated when Lane finds herself attracted to a writer named Peter.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Lane
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
26. Be Kind Rewind (2008)
24
14
Be Kind Rewind
PG-13
24
14

Elroy Fletcher, the owner of ‘Be Kind Rewind Video Store’ in Passaic, NJ, goes on a trip leaving the store in care of his foster-son Mike, whose friend Jerry accidently wipes out all the video tapes. On Mr. Fletcher’s request, his friend Miss Falewicz routinely checks on the store. So, to hide their blunder, the two start re-creating movies using indigenous techniques. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Miss Falewicz
Director:
Michel Gondry
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sigourney Weaver, Jack Black, Danny Glover, Yasiin Bey, Melonie Diaz
27. New York Stories (1989)
9
5
New York Stories
PG
9
5

New York Stories is an anthology drama film which tells us three different stories, all of them taking place in New York. The first one tells the story of Lionel, a middle-aged artist, who is infatuated with his assistant. The second story revolves around a 12 year old girl who lives in a luxurious hotel. The third one deals with a New York lawyer dealing with his possessive mother.     

As:
Cast
Role:
Lisa
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
28. A Dandy in Aspic (1968)
6
3
A Dandy in Aspic
6
3

British agent Eberlin is instructed by his superiors to find and assassinate KGB agent Krasnevin who has killed many of their top agents. What they do not know is that Eberlin himself is the double-agent Krasnevin. When the ruthless, sociopathic British agent Gatiss is sent to assist him, Eberlin must find a way to survive. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Caroline
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Peter Edward Cook, Laurence Harvey, Tom Courtenay, Harry Andrews, Peter Cook
29. The Great Gatsby (1974)
13
8
The Great Gatsby
PG
13
8

Based on the popular novel of the same name by F Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby is a romantic drama film which revolves around the life of Nick Carraway, who is fascinated and drawn to his neighbor Jay Gatsby’s lavish lifestyle.  He soon becomes a part of Jay’s inner circle, only to witness a world of obsession and tragedy.

As:
Cast
Role:
Daisy Buchanan
Director:
Jack Clayton
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Robert Redford, Bruce Dern, Lois Chiles, Sam Waterston, Karen Black, Scott Wilson
30. Dark Horse (2011)
7
4
Dark Horse
7
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Phyllis
Director:
Todd Solondz
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Selma Blair, Christopher Walken, Melisa Young, Jordan Gelber, Selma Blair
31. Docteur Popaul (1972)
5
4
Docteur Popaul
5
4

Dr Popaul is a black comedy film revolving around a womanizing doctor, who preferred to court unattractive women as he found them more fascinating. He eventually gets married to a woman named Christine, but at their wedding, he meets her beautiful younger sister and falls for her, after which looks for creative ways to repel or eliminate her suitors in order to have her for himself. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Christine Dupont
Director:
Claude Chabrol
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jean-Paul Belmondo, Laura Antonelli, Daniel Lecourtois, Marlène Appelt
32. Goodbye, Raggedy Ann (1971)
4
3
Goodbye, Raggedy Ann
4
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Brooke Collier
Director:
Fielder Cook
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Martin Sheen, Hal Holbrook, John Colicos, Marlene Warfield, Ed Flanders
33. Secret Ceremony (1968)
7
6
Secret Ceremony
R
7
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Cenci
Director:
Joseph Losey
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Taylor, Robert Mitchum, Peggy Ashcroft, Pamela Brown
34. The Omen (2006)
14
12
The Omen
TV-14
14
12

After his wife Katherine delivers a stillborn, Robert agrees to adopt a baby, whom they name Damien. However, after Father Brennan informs Robert that Damien is an incarnate of the Devil himself, Robert attempts to kill him. 

As:
Cast
Director:
John Moore
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Liev Schreiber, Julia Stiles, Predrag Bjelac, Carlo Sabatini, Bohumil Svarc
35. Fast Track (2006)
7
6
Fast Track
PG-13
7
6

Tom is a slacker who takes up a job at his father-in-law’s law firm, after he discovers that his wife has quit her job due to her pregnancy. However, several struggles await him in his new office.

As:
Cast
Role:
Amelia Kowalski
Director:
Jesse Peretz
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
37. Supergirl (1984)
6
7
Supergirl
PG
6
7

Supergirl is a superhero film which revolves around Kara Danvers, cousin of the popular DC comics superhero Superman. When an unexpected disaster strikes National City, it is up to her to unveil her hidden powers and save the day.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Alura
Director:
Jeannot Szwarc
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Faye Dunaway, Peter O'Toole, Peter Edward Cook, Helen Slater, Hart Bochner
39. Hurricane (1979)
5
8
Hurricane
PG
5
8

Hurricane is a romantic adventure film which tells the story of a desperate love affair, between a Navy captain’s daughter and a young native. As tensions begin to boil, as her father is against their love, disaster strikes in the form of a big hurricane. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Charlotte Bruckner
Director:
Jan Troell
Genres:
Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
40. Avalanche (1978)
2
4
Avalanche
PG
2
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Caroline Brace
Director:
Corey Allen
Genres:
Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Rock Hudson, Robert Forster, Jeanette Nolan, Rick Moses
41. Julie Lydecker (2002)
6
3
Julie Lydecker
6
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mary McCormack, Bryan Cuprill, Amy Farrington, Sean O'Bryan
43. Forget Me Never (1999)
5
3
Forget Me Never
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Diane McGowin
Director:
Robert Allan Ackerman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Martin Sheen, Roberta Maxwell, Liisa Repo-Martell, Kris Holden-Ried
44. Angela Mooney (1996)
5
3
Angela Mooney
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Angela Mooney
Director:
Tommy McArdle
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Brendan Gleeson, Nick Benedict, Patrick Bergin, Lesley Conroy, Alan Devine
45. The Secret Life of Zoey (2002)
5
4
The Secret Life of Zoey
TV-14
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Marcia
Director:
Robert Mandel
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Andrew McCarthy, Julia Whelan, Cliff De Young, Caroline Aaron
46. Purpose (2002)
4
4
Purpose
R
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Anna Simmons
Director:
Alan Ari Lazar
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hal Holbrook, Ismael 'East' Carlo, Chris Howell, Elena Evangelo, John Light
47. Reckless (1995)
4
4
Reckless
PG-13
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Rachel
Director:
Norman René
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tony Goldwyn, Mary-Louise Parker, Juana Barrios, Mike Heibeck

Animation Movies

Long Ago and Far Away
10
2
Long Ago and Far Away
10
2
As:
Cast, Narrator
Role:
 Narrator 2 episodes, 1990-1991
Director:
Steve Majaury, Rick Morrison, Mordicai Gerstein, Marek Buchwald, Brian Cosgrove
Genres:
Family, Animation, Drama
The Last Unicorn (1982)
18
7
The Last Unicorn
G
18
7

The Last Unicorn is an animated fantasy adventure film which tells the story of a young unicorn who comes to know that the evil King Haggard is planning to eliminate all the unicorns in the world. She decides to seek the help of a sorcerer, and save the unicorns from extinction.  

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Unicorn / Amalthea (voice)
Director:
Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Animation, Family, Drama
Redux Riding Hood (1997)
7
3
Redux Riding Hood
G
7
3
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Doris - Mrs. Wolf (voice)
Director:
Steve Moore
Genres:
Short, Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Don Rickles, Lacey Chabert, Jim Cummings, Adam West, Garrison Keillor, Michael Richards
Sarah (1982)
5
3
Sarah
5
3
As:
Cast, Narrator
Role:
Narrator (live action segments) / Sarah (animated segments) (voice)
Director:
Yoram Gross
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Animation, War
Star Cast:
Joan Bruce, John Faasen, Ron Haddrick, Shane Porteous
Arthur 3: la guerre des deux mondes (2010)
7
6
Arthur 3: la guerre des deux mondes
PG
7
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Granny
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Selena Gomez, Jimmy Fallon, Ron Crawford, Robert Stanton, Penny Balfour
Arthur et la vengeance de Maltazard (2009)
7
6
Arthur et la vengeance de Maltazard
PG
7
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Granny
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jimmy Fallon, Selena Gomez, Snoop Dogg, Freddie Highmore, Omar Sy

TV Shows

Special Appearance/Cameo

John Paul Jones (1959)
9
6
John Paul Jones
9
6

The movie tells the story of Scotland native, John Paul Jones, who becomes a legendary U.S. Naval officer through his many heroic feats after adopting USA as his home country. He even carries out personal missions from George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Marie Antoinette, and Catherine the Great showing the respect he had earned. 

As:
Cast, Minor Role
Role:
Minor Role (uncredited)
Director:
Genres:
History, War, Biography, Romance, Action
Star Cast:
Bette Davis, Robert Stack, Marisa Pavan, Charles Coburn, Erin O'Brien

Mia Farrow Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Guns at Batasi Most Promising Newcomer - Female 1965