Best Elisabeth Shue movies

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Best Elisabeth Shue movies

TOP 25:
Hollow Man
Hollow Man
Character: Linda McKay
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2000
Cocky researcher, Sebastian Caine is working on a project to make living creatures invisible and he's so confident he's found the right formula that he tests it on himself and soon begins to vanish. The only problem is – no-one can determine how to make him visible again. Caine's predicament eventually drives him mad, with terrifying results.

TOP 24:
House at the End of the Street
House at the End of the Street
Character: Sarah Cassidy
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Release: 2012
A mother and daughter move to a new town and find themselves living next door to a house where a young girl murdered her parents. When the daughter befriends the surviving son, she learns the story is far from over.


TOP 23:
Palmetto
Palmetto
Character: Mrs. Donnelly / Rhea Malroux
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama, Romance, Crime
Release: 1998
A recently released ex-con gets involved in a fake kidnapping scheme that turns very real.

TOP 22:
Twenty Bucks
Twenty Bucks
Character: Emily Adams
Genre: Drama
Release: 1993
A story about the life of a twenty dollar bill as it weaves in and out of the various lives of several people.

TOP 21:
Death Wish
Death Wish
Character: Lucy Kersey
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2018
A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act.


TOP 20:
Cocktail
Cocktail
Character: Jordan Mooney
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1988
After being discharged from the Army, Brian Flanagan moves back to Queens and takes a job in a bar run by Doug Coughlin, who teaches Brian the fine art of bar-tending. Brian quickly becomes a patron favorite with his flashy drink-mixing style, and Brian adopts his mentor's cynical philosophy on life and goes for the money.

TOP 19:
The Saint
The Saint
Character: Emma Russell
Genre: Thriller, Action, Romance, Science Fiction, Adventure
Release: 1997
Simon Templar (The Saint), is a thief for hire, whose latest job to steal the secret process for cold fusion puts him at odds with a traitor bent on toppling the Russian government, as well as the woman who holds its secret.

TOP 18:
Hamlet 2
Hamlet 2
Character: Elisabeth Shue
Genre: Comedy, Music
Release: 2008
A high school drama teacher facing the cancellation of his program.


TOP 17:
The Trigger Effect
The Trigger Effect
Character: Annie
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1996
How tenuous is man's hold on civilization when survival becomes an issue? When the lights go out and stay out for several days, suburbanites Matthew and Annie learn the hard way that man is "by nature" a predatory creature. Matthew's long-time friend, Joe, happens by on the second day and a rivalry between the two friends simmers as Annie cares for her sick baby. . Is this what is meant by "man's inhumanity to man?"

TOP 16:
Soapdish
Soapdish
Character: Lori Craven
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1991
Celeste Talbert is the star of the long-running soap opera "The Sun Also Sets." With the show's ratings down, Celeste's ruthlessly ambitious co-star, Montana Moorehead, and the show's arrogant producer, David Seton Barnes, plot to aggravate her into leaving the show by bringing back her old flame, Jeffrey Anderson, and hiring her beautiful young niece, Lori Craven.

TOP 15:

Hope Springs

Hope Springs
Character: Karen, The Bartender
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2012
After thirty years of marriage, a middle-aged couple attends an intense, week-long counseling session to work on their relationship.


TOP 14:

Gracie

Gracie
Character: Lindsay Bowen
Genre: Drama
Release: 2007
This is the story of a teenager named Gracie Bowen, who lives in South Orange, New Jersey, is crazy about soccer, as are her three brothers and former soccer star father. Although Gracie wants to join her brothers and father in the nightly practices, she is discouraged by everyone except her elder brother, Johnny. Her father does not believe that girls should play soccer and tells her that she is neither tough enough nor talented enough to play with the boys team. Undeterred, Gracie finds reserves of strength she never knew existed, and persists in changing everyone's beliefs in what she is capable of, including her own. She faces an uphill battle when she fights to give women the opportunity to play competitive soccer. But as the beautiful and strong person that she has always been but she also brings her family together in the face of their own tragedy.

TOP 13:

Hide and Seek

Hide and Seek
Character: Elizabeth
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2005
David Callaway tries to piece together his life in the wake of his wife's suicide and has been left to raise his nine-year-old daughter, Emily on his own. David is at first amused to discover that Emily has created an imaginary friend named 'Charlie', but it isn't long before 'Charlie' develops a sinister and violent side, and as David struggles with his daughter's growing emotional problems, he comes to the frightening realisation that 'Charlie' isn't just a figment of Emily's imagination.

TOP 12:

Link

Link
Character: Jane Chase
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Release: 1986
Young graduate student Jane Chase becomes the new assistant to an eccentric zoology professor at the remote home he shares with two brilliant chimpanzees and an elderly orangutan butler named Link. But when one of the chimps is found dead and the professor mysteriously disappears, Link becomes dangerously aggressive towards Jane. Now, the time for “monkey business” is over and the true terror is about to begin.

TOP 11:

Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story

Dreamer: Inspired By a True Story
Character: Lily
Genre: Drama, Family
Release: 2005
Ben Crane believes that a severely injured racehorse deserves another chance. He and his daughter Cale adopt the mare and save it from being sacrificed by the owner.


TOP 10:

Adventures in Babysitting

Adventures in Babysitting
Character: Chris Parker
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1987
When plans with her boyfriend fall through, high school senior Chris Parker ends up babysitting the Anderson kids, Brad and Sara. What should be a quiet night in, however, turns into a series of ridiculous exploits, starting when they leave the house to pick up Chris' friend Brenda. Soon, Brad's buddy Daryl is involved, and the group must contend with car thieves, blues musicians and much more.

TOP 9:

Heart and Souls

Heart and Souls
Character: Anne
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Release: 1993
A businessman is reunited with the four lost souls who were his guardian angels during childhood, all with a particular purpose to joining the afterlife.

TOP 8:

Battle of the Sexes

Battle of the Sexes
Character: Priscilla Riggs
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Release: 2017
The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

TOP 7:

Chasing Mavericks

Chasing Mavericks
Character: Christy Moriarity
Genre: Drama
Release: 2012
Surfer Jay Moriarity sets out to ride the Northern California break known as Mavericks.

TOP 6:

The Karate Kid

The Karate Kid
Character: Ali Mills
Genre: Action, Drama
Release: 1984
Hassled by the school bullies, Daniel LaRusso has his share of adolescent woes. Luckily, his apartment building houses a resident martial arts master: Kesuke Miyagi, who agrees to train Daniel ... and ends up teaching him much more than self-defense. Armed with newfound confidence, skill and wisdom, Daniel ultimately faces off against his tormentors in this hugely popular classic underdog tale.


TOP 5:

Leaving Las Vegas

Leaving Las Vegas
Character: Sera
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1995
Ben Sanderson, an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his drinking, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-interference pact with prostitute Sera.

TOP 4:

Deconstructing Harry

Deconstructing Harry
Character: Fay Sexton
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1997
This film tells the story of a successful writer called Harry Block, played by Allen himself, who draws inspiration from people he knows in real-life, and from events that happened to him, sometimes causing these people to become alienated from him as a result.

TOP 3:

Back to the Future Part III

Back to the Future Part III
Character: Jennifer Parker
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
Release: 1990
The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking for Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their time machine breaks down, the travelers are stranded in a land of spurs. More problems arise when Doc falls for pretty schoolteacher Clara Clayton, and Marty tangles with Buford Tannen.

TOP 2:

Mysterious Skin

Mysterious Skin
Character: Mrs. McCormick
Genre: Drama
Release: 2004
A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.

TOP 1:

Back to the Future Part II

Back to the Future Part II
Character: Jennifer Parker / Jennifer McFly
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction, Family
Release: 1989
Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry thanks to bully Biff Tannen and a pesky sports almanac. In a last-ditch attempt to set things straight, Marty finds himself bound for 1955 and face to face with his teenage parents -- again.