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List of Steven Alexander Wright Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Reservoir Dogs (1992)
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Reservoir Dogs
TV-MA
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This Quentin Tarantino's neo-noir crime thriller is considered a classic independent and cult film. It has a group of eight men who are a part of a jewellery heist; however, when things go awry and police show up, they begin to suspect the presence of an informant amongst them. The movie alternates between events before and after the robbery.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tim Roth, Steve Buscemi, Harvey Keitel, Quentin Tarantino, Michael Madsen, Chris Penn
2. Natural Born Killers (1994)
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Natural Born Killers
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A chilling crime drama, Natural Born Killers, sees a young serial-killer couple, Mickey and Mallory Knox, travel through three states, murdering 52 people to become television sensations thanks to overzealous reporting by journalist, Wayne Gale. Starring Woody Harrelson and Juliette Lewis as the Knoxes, and Robert Downey Jr. as Gale, this movie highlights the sensationalization of mass murderers in mainstream media.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Crime
3. Coffee and Cigarettes (1986)
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Coffee and Cigarettes
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2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Steven
Director:
Jim Jarmusch
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Steven Wright, Roberto Benigni
4. Coffee and Cigarettes (2003)
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Coffee and Cigarettes
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2

An anthology film that has 11 short stories which revolve around coffee and cigarettes as theme. The vignettes cover wide range of topics including Tesla Coil, nicotine as insecticide, 1920’s Paris, medical and musical careers and more. Black-and-while tile motifs are symbolically incorporated in each segment as every discussion involves two who though differ over the topic, still continue with cordial talk.

As:
Cast
Role:
Steven (segment "Strange to Meet You")
Director:
Jim Jarmusch
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Music
5. Half Baked (1998)
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Half Baked
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After their friend gets arrested for killing a horse of the New York police, by feeding it junk food, three friends come up with a series of crazy schemes to bring him out of prison. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Tamra Davis
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
6. So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993)
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2
So I Married an Axe Murderer
PG-13
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2

This black comedy romance film revolves around Charlie, a poet afraid of commitment, who falls in love with a girl Harriet. However, he soon starts suspecting that she may be a dangerous serial killer, and has killed all of her previous partners.

As:
Cast
Director:
Thomas Schlamme
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Amanda Plummer, Mike Myers, Phil Hartman, Alan Arkin, Charles Grodin, Nancy Travis, Anthony LaPaglia
8. Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
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Desperately Seeking Susan
PG-13
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2

Roberta is a housewife who leads a dull and boring life. Her life takes an interesting turn when she loses her memory, and is mistaken for another woman named Susan.

As:
Cast
Director:
Susan Seidelman
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Aidan Quinn, Laurie Metcalf, Steven Wright, Rosanna Arquette, Robert Joy
13. Mixed Nuts (1994)
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Mixed Nuts
PG-13
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2

Philip is the head of a suicide prevention hotline named ‘Lifesavers’. His life gets complicated after he receives an eviction notice from his landlord, as he has been unable to pay his rent for months. In addition to his, he is also having a problem with his neurotic colleague, Mrs. Blanche. Philip tries to convince his girlfriend Susan, who is a loan officer to try to get him a small loan, but she refuses and breaks up with him after telling him that she is dating someone else.

As:
Cast
Director:
Nora Ephron
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
14. Loser (2000)
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Loser
PG-13
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2

A college student, who is branded a loser by his roommates, is evicted from his dormitory. He soon falls in love with a female student; however, she is infatuated with one of her professors.

As:
Cast
Director:
Amy Heckerling
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Greg Kinnear, David Spade, Dan Aykroyd, Jason Biggs, Mena Suvari
15. Son of the Mask (2005)
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Son of the Mask
PG
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A standalone sequel to the 1994 film The Mask, the story centers on Tim Avery, a cartoonist and family man. He has been leading a peaceful life until his dog finds the Mask of Loki, which he wears to a Halloween Party.  Shortly, he conceives a child, who is born with the same power of the mask. Meanwhile, Odin has ordered Loki to find the mask. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Lawrence Guterman
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy
16. A Steven Wright Special (1985)
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A Steven Wright Special
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3
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Walter C. Miller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Steven Wright, Nancy Omi
17. Steven Wright: When the Leaves Blow Away (2006)
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Steven Wright: When the Leaves Blow Away
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2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Michael Drumm
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Steven Wright
18. One Soldier (1999)
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One Soldier
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2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Soldier
Director:
Steven Wright
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Steven Wright, Sandi Carroll, Richard Wright, Alexander Wright, Mark D'Oliveira
19. The Appointments of Dennis Jennings (1988)
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The Appointments of Dennis Jennings
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2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Dennis Jennings
Director:
Dean Parisot
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Rowan Atkinson, Laurie Metcalf, Steven Wright, Christopher Durang, Carrotte
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Short Film, Live Action
20. Men of Respect (1990)
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2
Men of Respect
R
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
William Reilly
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Rod Steiger, Stanley Tucci, Steven Wright, Lilia Skala, Peter Boyle
21. 1999 (1998)
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1999
R
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Nick Davis
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jennifer Garner, Dan Futterman, Buck Henry, Matt McGrath, Allyson Downey

TV Movie(s)

1. The Young Comedians All-Star Reunion (1986)
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The Young Comedians All-Star Reunion
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2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Walter C. Miller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Harry Anderson, Ellen DeGeneres, Steven Wright, Howie Mandel, Howard Busgang

Animation(s)

The Flaming C (2015)
The Flaming C
As:
Cast
Role:
R.A.N.D.Y. (2 episodes, 2015)
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Ellie Kemper, Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Steven Wright, Jon Glaser
The Swan Princess (1994)
The Swan Princess
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Plot:

Princess Odette’s father, King William, wishes that she should fall in love with his friend’s son Derek and marry him. As children they dislike each other, but fall in love when they grow up. Derek’s comment offends Odette who refuses to marry him. Vengeful sorcerer Rothbart puts her under spell, turning her into a swan. Will Derek be able to break the spell? 

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Rich
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Musical, Comedy, Romance, Animation
Star Cast:
Jack Palance, John Cleese, Howard McGillin, Michelle Nicastro, Liz Callaway
The Emoji Movie (2017)
The Emoji Movie
PG
Plot:

The Emoji Movie is a comedy-drama film, which tells the story of Gene, a multi-expressional emoji, who lives in a teenager’s smartphone. He wants to become a normal emoji likes his parents, and therefore he sets out on a journey. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mel Meh (voice)
Director:
Tony Leondis
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Family, Animation, Adventure, Comedy

TV Shows and Videos

WKRP in Cincinnati (1978)
WKRP in Cincinnati
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Linda Day, Nicholas Stamos, Rod Daniel, Gordon Jump, Will Mackenzie
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Craig T. Nelson, Gordon Jump, Loni Anderson, Frank Bonner, Howard Hesseman
On Location (1976)
On Location
As:
Writer
Director:
Marty Callner
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Reservoir Dugs (2013)
Reservoir Dugs
As:
Cast
Director:
Colin Ross Smith
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Steven Wright, Joe Cassidy, Ross Maxwell, Andrew McIntosh, John Love

Steven Alexander Wright Awards

Academy Awards
The Appointments of Dennis Jennings Best Short Film, Live Action 1989