Best Ellen Barkin movies

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Best Ellen Barkin movies
Today we present the best Ellen Barkin movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Ellen Barkin:

TOP 25:
The Cobbler
The Cobbler
Ellen Barkin as: Elaine Greenawalt
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Release: 2014
Max Simkin repairs shoes in the same New York shop that has been in his family for generations. Disenchanted with the grind of daily life, Max stumbles upon a magical heirloom that allows him to step into the lives of his customers and see the world in a new way. Sometimes walking in another man's shoes is the only way one can discover who they really are.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Matthew Broderick movies?

TOP 24:
Harry & Son
Harry & Son
Ellen Barkin as: Katie Wilowski
Genre: Drama
Release: 1984
Widower Harry Keach is a construction worker who was raised to appreciate the importance of working for a living. He takes a dim view of his sensitive son Howard's lackadaisical lifestyle and has a strained relationship with his daughter Nina as he does not approve of her husband. When Harry is fired from his job, his life changes drastically as he is made to focus on the relationships around him.


TOP 23:
Switch
Switch
Ellen Barkin as: Amanda Brooks
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Release: 1991
Steve Brooks, a sexist womanizer, is killed by a group of his angry former lovers. In heaven, he makes a bargain with God for redemption and agrees to return to Earth. Once there, he must have a sincere relationship with a female and make her fall in love with him. If not, Steve's soul will become the property of the devil. But the devil hedges his bet, and Steve is reincarnated as a woman named Amanda Brooks.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dan Stevens movies?

TOP 22:
Very Good Girls
Very Good Girls
Ellen Barkin as: Norma Berger
Genre: Drama
Release: 2013
Two New York City girls make a pact to lose their virginity during their first summer out of high school. When they both fall for the same street artist, the friends find their connection tested for the first time.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Elizabeth Olsen movies?

TOP 21:
Another Happy Day
Another Happy Day
Ellen Barkin as: Lynn
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2011
A wedding at her parents' Annapolis estate hurls high-strung Lynn into the center of touchy family dynamics.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ezra Miller movies?


TOP 20:
The Fan
The Fan
Ellen Barkin as: Jewel Stern
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 1996
When the San Francisco Giants pay center-fielder, Bobby Rayburn $40 million to lead their team to the World Series, no one is happier or more supportive than #1 fan, Gil Renard. When Rayburn becomes mired in the worst slump of his career, the obsessed Renard decides to stop at nothing to help his idol regain his former glory—not even murder.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Wesley Snipes movies?

TOP 19:
Twelve
Twelve
Ellen Barkin as: Jessica's Mother
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2010
A young drug dealer watches as his high-rolling life is dismantled in the wake of his cousin's murder, which sees his best friend arrested for the crime.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Carl Reiner movies?

TOP 18:
Someone Like You...
Someone Like You...
Ellen Barkin as: Diane Roberts
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2001
Jane Goodale has everything going for her. She's a producer on a popular daytime talk show, and is in a hot romance with the show's dashing executive producer Ray. But when the relationship goes terribly awry, Jane begins an extensive study of the male animal, including her womanizing roommate Eddie. Jane puts her studies and romantic misadventure to use as a pseudonymous sex columnist -- and becomes a sensation.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ashley Judd movies?


TOP 17:
Wild Bill
Wild Bill
Ellen Barkin as: Calamity Jane
Genre: Action, Western
Release: 1995
Biopic about famous gunslinger Wild Bill Hickock. The early career of legendary lawman is telescoped and culminates in his relocation in Deadwood and a reunion with Calamity Jane.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Christina Applegate movies?

TOP 16:
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
Ellen Barkin as: Penny Priddy
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction, Romance
Release: 1984
Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the 8th dimension.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jonathan Banks movies?

TOP 15:

Hands of Stone

Hands of Stone
Ellen Barkin as: Stephanie Arcel
Genre: Drama
Release: 2016
The legendary Roberto Duran and his equally legendary trainer Ray Arcel change each other's lives.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jurnee Smollett movies?


TOP 14:

Johnny Handsome

Johnny Handsome
Ellen Barkin as: Sunny Boyd
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 1989
A career criminal who has been deformed since birth is given a new face by a kindly doctor and paroled from prison. It appears that he has gone straight, but he is really planning his revenge on the man who killed his mentor and sent him to prison.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Elizabeth McGovern movies?

TOP 13:

Palindromes

Palindromes
Ellen Barkin as: Joyce Victor
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2004
Aviva is thirteen, awkward and sensitive. Her mother Joyce is warm and loving, as is her father, Steve, a regular guy who does have a fierce temper from time to time. The film revolves around her family, friends and neighbors.

TOP 12:

The Big Easy

The Big Easy
Ellen Barkin as: Anne Osborne
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Release: 1986
Remy McSwain is a New Orleans police lieutenant who investigates the murder of a local mobster. His investigation leads him to suspect that fellow members of the police force may be involved.

TOP 11:

Brooklyn's Finest

Brooklyn's Finest
Ellen Barkin as: Agent Smith
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2009
Enforcing the law within the notoriously rough Brownsville section of the city and especially within the Van Dyke housing projects is the NYPD's sixty-fifth precinct. Three police officers struggle with the sometimes fine line between right and wrong.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Will Patton movies?


TOP 10:

Drop Dead Gorgeous

Drop Dead Gorgeous
Ellen Barkin as: Annette Atkins
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1999
In a small Minnesota town, the annual beauty pageant is being covered by a TV crew. Former winner Gladys Leeman wants to make sure her daughter follows in her footsteps; explosions, falling lights, and trailer fires prove that. As the Leemans are the richest family in town, the police are pretty relaxed about it all. Despite everything, main rival (but sweet) Amber Atkins won't give up without a fight.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Adam West movies?

TOP 9:

Made in Heaven

Made in Heaven
Ellen Barkin as: Lucille (uncredited)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Release: 1987
A romantic, occasionally funny, drama about two souls who consummate their marriage literally in "Heaven". Mike Shea, in his first life dies as a young man performing a heroic rescue. Shortly after arriving in "Heaven" he meets a new soul, Annie Packert, who has never lived on Earth before. The drama centers around their separation soon after being wedded and the burning question is whether they will reunite on Earth before time runs out or whether they are fated to eternal soul-searching.

TOP 8:

Sea of Love

Sea of Love
Ellen Barkin as: Helen Cruger
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Release: 1989
Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled - he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn't come to terms with his wife leaving him for a colleague. Joining up with an officer from another part of town to investigate a series of murders linked by the lonely hearts columns he finds he is getting seriously and possibly dangerously involved with Helen, one of the main suspects.

TOP 7:

Tender Mercies

Tender Mercies
Ellen Barkin as: Sue Anne
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Release: 1983
Alchoholic former country singer Mac Sledge makes friends with a young widow and her son. The friendship enables him to find inspiration to resume his career.

TOP 6:

Ocean's Thirteen

Ocean's Thirteen
Ellen Barkin as: Abigail Sponder
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 2007
Danny Ocean's team of criminals are back and composing a plan more personal than ever. When ruthless casino owner Willy Bank doublecrosses Reuben Tishkoff, causing a heart attack, Danny Ocean vows that he and his team will do anything to bring down Willy Bank along with everything he's got. Even if it means asking for help from an enemy.


TOP 5:

Eddie and the Cruisers

Eddie and the Cruisers
Ellen Barkin as: Maggie Foley
Genre: Drama, Music
Release: 1983
Michael Paré stars as Eddie Wilson of the rock band Eddie and Cruisers. The band is at the height of their career in the 1960s when front man Eddie drives his car off a bridge in an apparent suicide -- but the body was never found.

TOP 4:

Diner

Diner
Ellen Barkin as: Beth Schreiber
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1982
Set in 1959, Diner shows how five young men resist their adulthood and seek refuge in their beloved Diner. The mundane, childish, and titillating details of their lives are shared. But the golden moments pass, and the men shoulder their responsibilities, leaving the Diner behind.

TOP 3:

This Boy's Life

This Boy's Life
Ellen Barkin as: Caroline Wolff Hansen
Genre: Drama
Release: 1993
In 1957, a son and mother flee the East and an abusive boyfriend to find a new life, and end up in Seattle, where the mother meets a polite garage mechanic. The boy continually gets into trouble by hanging out with the wrong crowd. The mom marries the mechanic, but they soon find out that he's an abusive and unreasoning alcoholic, and they struggle to maintain hope in an impossible situation as the boy grows up with plans to escape the small town by any means possible. Based on a true story by Tobias Wolff.

TOP 2:

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Ellen Barkin as: Waitress at North Star Cafe
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Release: 1998
Raoul Duke and his attorney Dr. Gonzo drive a red convertible across the Mojave desert to Las Vegas with a suitcase full of drugs to cover a motorcycle race. As their consumption of drugs increases at an alarming rate, the stoned duo trash their hotel room and fear legal repercussions. Duke begins to drive back to L.A., but after an odd run-in with a cop, he returns to Sin City and continues his wild drug binge.

TOP 1:

Down by Law

Down by Law
Ellen Barkin as: Laurette
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Release: 1986
A disc jockey, a pimp and an Italian tourist escape from jail in New Orleans.



If you like the best Ellen Barkin movies, then you will also like the best Wesley Snipes movies, where many of their films coincide.