Best Meg Ryan movies

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Best Meg Ryan movies
If you love cinema, you will share this ranking of the best Meg Ryan movies, although you may have ordered them differently. In any case, we hope you love it and with a little luck discovering a movie that you still don't know about Meg Ryan.

TOP 25:
Armed and Dangerous
Armed and Dangerous
Meg Ryan as: Maggie Cavanaugh
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Release: 1986
After policeman Frank Dooley is framed for theft and loses his job on the force, he joins a security guard agency and teams up with inept former defense lawyer Norman Kane. When the two botch a job guarding a local warehouse, they begin to uncover corruption within the company and their union.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Don Stroud movies?

TOP 24:
The Deal
The Deal
Meg Ryan as: Deidre Hearn
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2008
Charlie Berns is a veteran Hollywood movie producer who has given up on his career and life. That is until his idealistic screenwriter nephew comes bearing the script of a lifetime and Charlie decides to give his career one final shot. The only thing standing in his way is Diedre Hearn, a sharp-witted studio executive brought in to keep Charlie in line.


TOP 23:
Joe Versus the Volcano
Joe Versus the Volcano
Meg Ryan as: DeDe/Angelica Graynamore/Patricia Graynamore
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1990
Hypochondriac Joe Banks finds out he has six months to live, quits his dead end job, musters the courage to ask his co-worker out on a date, and is then hired to jump into a volcano by a mysterious visitor.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Nathan Lane movies?

TOP 22:
Hurlyburly
Hurlyburly
Meg Ryan as: Bonnie
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1998
Based on a play by David Rabe, Hurlyburly is about the intersecting lives of several Hollywood players and wannabes, whose dysfunctional personal lives are more interesting than anything they're peddling to the studios.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Chazz Palminteri movies?

TOP 21:
Prelude to a Kiss
Prelude to a Kiss
Meg Ryan as: Rita Boyle
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Release: 1992
A couple fall in love despite the girl's pessimistic outlook. As they struggle to come to terms with their relationship, something supernatural happens that tests it.


TOP 20:
In the Land of Women
In the Land of Women
Meg Ryan as: Sarah Hardwicke
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Release: 2007
After a bad breakup with his girlfriend leaves him heartbroken, Carter Webb moves to Michigan to take care of his ailing grandmother. Once there, he gets mixed up in the lives of the mother and daughters who live across the street.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Adam Brody movies?

TOP 19:
The Presidio
The Presidio
Meg Ryan as: Donna Caldwell
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1988
Jay Austin is now a civilian police detective. Colonel Caldwell was his commanding officer years before when he left the military police over a disagreement over the handling of a drunk driver. Now a series of murders that cross jurisdictions force them to work together again. That Austin is now dating Caldwell's daughter is not helping their relationship.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mark Harmon movies?

TOP 18:
I.Q.
I.Q.
Meg Ryan as: Catherine Boyd
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1994
Albert Einstein helps a young man who's in love with Einstein's niece to catch her attention by pretending temporarily to be a great physicist.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Frank Whaley movies?


TOP 17:
Addicted to Love
Addicted to Love
Meg Ryan as: Maggie
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1997
Good-natured astronomer Sam is devastated when the love of his life leaves him for a suave Frenchman. He therefore does what every other normal dumpee would do鈥攇o to New York and set up home in the abandoned building opposite his ex-girlfriend's apartment, wait until she decides to leave her current lover, and then win her back.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kelly Preston movies?

TOP 16:
Proof of Life
Proof of Life
Meg Ryan as: Alice Bowman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Release: 2000
Alice hires a professional negotiator to obtain the release of her engineer husband, who has been kidnapped by anti-government guerrillas in South America.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best David Caruso movies?

TOP 15:

D.O.A.

D.O.A.
Meg Ryan as: Sydney Fuller
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1988
Dexter Cornell, an English Professor becomes embroiled in a series of murders involving people around him. Dexter has good reason to want to find the murderer but hasn't much time. He finds help and comfort from one of his student, Sydney Fuller.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Robert Knepper movies?


TOP 14:

Flesh and Bone

Flesh and Bone
Meg Ryan as: Kay Davies
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Release: 1993
Some thirty years after Arlis witnesses his father murdering a family, he runs into Kay, who happens to be the family's baby who was spared. Kay and Arlis suspect nothing about each other, but when his father returns, old wounds are reopened.

TOP 13:

Kate & Leopold

Kate & Leopold
Meg Ryan as: Kate McKay
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Release: 2001
When her scientist ex-boyfriend discovers a portal to travel through time -- and brings back a 19th-century nobleman named Leopold to prove it -- a skeptical Kate reluctantly takes responsibility for showing Leopold the 21st century. The more time Kate spends with Leopold, the harder she falls for him. But if he doesn't return to his own time, his absence will forever alter history.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Natasha Lyonne movies?

TOP 12:

French Kiss

French Kiss
Meg Ryan as: Kate
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1995
After her fiancee admits to infidelity while on a business trip in France, a woman attempts to get her lover back and marry him by traveling to Paris despite her crippling fear of flying. On the way she unwittingly smuggles something of value that has a charming crook chasing her across France as she chases after her future husband.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kevin Kline movies?

TOP 11:

Restoration

Restoration
Meg Ryan as: Katharine
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1995
An aspiring young physician, Robert Merivel found himself in the service of King Charles II and saves the life of someone close to the King. Merivel joins the King's court and lives the high life provided to someone of his position. Merivel is ordered to marry his King's mistress in order to divert the queens suspicions. He is given one order by the king and that is not to fall in love. The situation worsens when Merivel finds himself in love with his new wife. Eventually, the King finds out and relieves Merivel of his position and wealth. His fall from grace leaves Merivel where he first started. And through his travels and reunions with an old friend, he rediscovers his love for true medicine and what it really means to be a physician.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Polly Walker movies?


TOP 10:

Courage Under Fire

Courage Under Fire
Meg Ryan as: Captain Karen Emma Walden
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery, War
Release: 1996
A US Army officer, who made a "friendly fire" mistake that was covered up, has been reassigned to a desk job. He is tasked to investigate a female chopper commander's worthiness to be awarded the Medal of Honor. At first all seems in order. But then he begins to notice inconsistencies between the testimonies of the witnesses...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Scott Glenn movies?

TOP 9:

When a Man Loves a Woman

When a Man Loves a Woman
Meg Ryan as: Alice Green
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1994
An airline pilot and his wife are forced to face the consequences of her alcoholism when her addictions threaten her life and their daughter's safety. While the woman enters detox, her husband must face the truth of his enabling behavior.

TOP 8:

You've Got Mail

You've Got Mail
Meg Ryan as: Kathleen Kelly
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1998
Book superstore magnate, Joe Fox and independent book shop owner, Kathleen Kelly fall in love in the anonymity of the Internet鈥攂oth blissfully unaware that he's trying to put her out of business.

TOP 7:

Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle
Meg Ryan as: Annie Reed
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1993
Desperate to find his dad Sam a date, a young boy calls into a radio show and catches the attention of Annie, a journalist who wants to meet Sam atop the Empire State Building.

TOP 6:

City of Angels

City of Angels
Meg Ryan as: Maggie Rice
Genre: Romance, Drama, Fantasy
Release: 1998
When guardian angel Seth - who invisibly watches over the citizens of Los Angeles - becomes captivated by Maggie, a strong-willed heart surgeon, he ponders trading in his pure, otherworldly existence for a mortal life with his beloved. The couple embarks on a tender but forbidden romance spanning heaven and Earth.


TOP 5:

Innerspace

Innerspace
Meg Ryan as: Lydia Maxwell
Genre: Action, Comedy, Science Fiction
Release: 1987
Test pilot Tuck Pendleton volunteers to test a special vessel for a miniaturization experiment. Accidentally injected into a neurotic hypochondriac, Jack Putter, Tuck must convince Jack to find his ex-girlfriend, Lydia Maxwell, to help him extract Tuck and his ship and re-enlarge them before his oxygen runs out.

TOP 4:

Top Gun

Top Gun
Meg Ryan as: Carole Bradshaw
Genre: Action, Drama, Adventure
Release: 1986
A heart-pounding combination of action, music and incredible aerial photography helped make Top Gun the blockbuster hit. of 1986. Top Gun takes a look at the danger and excitement that awaits every pilot at the Navy's prestigious fighter weapons school. Tom Cruise is superb as Lt. Pete "Maverick" Mitchell, a daring young flyer who's out to become the best. And Kelly McGillis sizzles as the civilian instructor who teaches Maverick a few things you can't learn in a classroom.

TOP 3:

The Doors

The Doors
Meg Ryan as: Pamela Courson
Genre: Music, Drama
Release: 1991
The story of the famous and influential 1960s rock band and its lead singer and composer, Jim Morrison.

TOP 2:

When Harry Met Sally...

When Harry Met Sally...
Meg Ryan as: Sally Albright
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Release: 1989
During their travel from Chicago to New York, Harry and Sally debate whether or not sex ruins a friendship between a man and a woman. Eleven years later, and they're still no closer to finding the answer.

TOP 1:

Anastasia

Anastasia
Meg Ryan as: Anastasia (voice)
Genre: Animation, Family
Release: 1997
This animated adventure retells the story of the lost daughter of Russia's last czar. The evil Rasputin places a curse on the Romanov family, and Anastasia and her grandmother, Empress Maria, get separated. After growing up in an orphanage, Anastasia encounters two Russian men seeking a reward offered by Empress Maria for the return of her granddaughter. The trio travels to Paris, where they find that the empress has grown skeptical of imposters.



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