Best Peter Jacobson movies

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Best Peter Jacobson movies
Today we present the best Peter Jacobson 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 Peter Jacobson:

TOP 25:
Failure to Launch
Failure to Launch
Peter Jacobson as: Boatyard Man
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2006
Tripp, an attractive man in his thirties, is still living with his parents Al and Sue. Tripp's best friends Demo and Ace are also still living in their parents' homes and seem proud of it. Al and Sue are not happy, however, and are fascinated when friends whose adult son has recently moved away from home reveal they hired an expert to arrange the matter and couldn't be happier with the result.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sarah Jessica Parker movies?

TOP 24:
Better Living Through Chemistry
Better Living Through Chemistry
Peter Jacobson as: Dr. Roth
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release: 2014
A straight-laced pharmacist's uneventful life spirals out of control when he starts an affair with a trophy wife customer who takes him on a joyride involving sex, drugs and possibly murder.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ben Schwartz movies?


TOP 23:
Domino
Domino
Peter Jacobson as: Burke Beckett
Genre: Action, Crime
Release: 2005
The story of the life of Domino Harvey, who abandoned her career as a Ford model to become a bounty hunter.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Edgar Ramírez movies?

TOP 22:
Purple Violets
Purple Violets
Peter Jacobson as: Monroe - Real estate agent
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2007
Patti Petalson is a promising writer, but her marriage and conventional job keep her from her dream. She longs to return to her writing, especially after running into her first love Brian Callahan, a successful crime novelist. Kate is Patti's best friend since college; she's a tough-talking schoolteacher who plays therapist to all Patti's problems, while she's got a few of her own.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Elizabeth Reaser movies?

TOP 21:
Cars 2
Cars 2
Peter Jacobson as: Acer (voice)
Genre: Animation, Family, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 2011
Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bruce Campbell movies?


TOP 20:
The Midnight Meat Train
The Midnight Meat Train
Peter Jacobson as: Otto
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Fantasy
Release: 2008
A photographer's obsessive pursuit of dark subject matter leads him into the path of a serial killer who stalks late night commuters, ultimately butchering them in the most gruesome ways.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Tony Curran movies?

TOP 19:
Jeffrey
Jeffrey
Peter Jacobson as: Man #1
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1995
Jeffrey, a gay man living in New York City with an overwhelming fear of contracting AIDS, concludes that being celibate is the only option to protect himself. As fate would have it, shortly after his declaration of a sex-free existence, he meets the handsome Steve Howard, his dream man -- except for his HIV-positive status. Facing this dilemma, Jeffrey turns to his best friend and an outrageous priest for guidance.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kathy Najimy movies?

TOP 18:
Paterno
Paterno
Peter Jacobson as: David Newhouse
Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Release: 2018
After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Joe Paterno is embroiled in Penn State's Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, challenging his legacy and forcing him to face questions of institutional failure regarding the victims.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Greg Grunberg movies?


TOP 17:
Strip Search
Strip Search
Peter Jacobson as: John Scanlon
Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Release: 2004
Strip Search follows several parallel stories examining personal freedoms vs. national security in the aftermath of 9/11; two main subplots involve an American woman detained in China and an Arab man detained in New York City.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kerry Washington movies?

TOP 16:
A Civil Action
A Civil Action
Peter Jacobson as: Neil Jacobs
Genre: Drama
Release: 1998
Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to 'get rid of' a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything—including his career and his clients' goals—in order to continue the case against all odds.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ned Eisenberg movies?

TOP 15:

Cradle Will Rock

Cradle Will Rock
Peter Jacobson as: Silvano - Uncle
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
A true story of politics and art in the 1930s USA, centered around a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Carrie Preston movies?


TOP 14:

White House Down

White House Down
Peter Jacobson as: VP Chief of Staff Wallace
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2013
Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter, and the country.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Rachelle Lefevre movies?

TOP 13:

It Could Happen to You

It Could Happen to You
Peter Jacobson as: Television Reporter
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1994
Charlie Lang is a simple, kindhearted New York City cop. When he realizes he has no money to tip waitress Yvonne Biasi, Lang offers her half the winnings of his lottery ticket. Amazingly, the ticket happens to be a winner, in the sum of $4 million. True to his word, Lang proceeds to share the prize money with Biasi, which infuriates his greedy wife, Muriel. Not content with the arrangement, Muriel begins scheming to take all the money.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ann Dowd movies?

TOP 12:

Private Parts

Private Parts
Peter Jacobson as: Lawyer
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1997
The life and career of shock-jock superstar Howard Stern is recounted from his humble beginnings to his view from the top. Possessing a desire to be an on-air personality since childhood, Stern meanders through the radio world, always with his supportive wife, Alison, by his side. Landing a gig in Washington, D.C., Stern meets Robin Quivers, who will become his long-time partner in crime. When the two move to New York, they face the wrath of NBC executives.

TOP 11:

Great Expectations

Great Expectations
Peter Jacobson as: Man on Phone
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1998
Loosely based on the Charles Dickens' classic novel, "Great Expectations" is a sensual tale of a young man's unforgettable passage into manhood, and the three individuals who will undeniably change his life forever. Through the surprising interactions of these vivid characters, "Great Expectations" takes a unique and contemporary look at life's great coincidences.


TOP 10:

Haul Out the Holly

Haul Out the Holly
Peter Jacobson as: Albert Melrose
Genre: TV Movie, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2022
Emily arrives home, hoping to visit her parents, only to discover that they are leaving on a trip of their own. As she stays at their house for the holidays, their HOA is determined to get Emily to participate in the neighborhood’s many Christmas festivities.

TOP 9:

Conspiracy Theory

Conspiracy Theory
Peter Jacobson as: Surveillance Operator
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1997
A man obsessed with conspiracy theories becomes a target after one of his theories turns out to be true. Unfortunately, in order to save himself, he has to figure out which theory it is.

TOP 8:

Path to War

Path to War
Peter Jacobson as: Adam Yarmolinsky
Genre: Drama, History, TV Movie
Release: 2003
A powerful drama of soaring ambition and shattered dreams that takes a provocative insider's look at the way the USA goes to war—as seen from inside the LBJ White House leading up to and during the Vietnam War.

TOP 7:

Transformers

Transformers
Peter Jacobson as: Mr. Hosney
Genre: Adventure, Science Fiction, Action
Release: 2007
Young teenager Sam Witwicky becomes involved in the ancient struggle between two extraterrestrial factions of transforming robots – the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons. Sam holds the clue to unimaginable power and the Decepticons will stop at nothing to retrieve it.

TOP 6:

Prep & Landing

Prep & Landing
Peter Jacobson as: Waterkotte (voice)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2009
Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.


TOP 5:

61*

61*
Peter Jacobson as: Artie Green
Genre: TV Movie, Drama, History
Release: 2001
In 1961, Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle played for the New York Yankees. One, Mantle, was universally loved, while the other, Maris, was universally hated. Both men started off with a bang, and both were nearing Babe Ruth's 60 home run record. Which man would reach it?

TOP 4:

Good Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.
Peter Jacobson as: Jimmy
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2005
The story of journalist Edward R. Murrow's stand against Senator Joseph McCarthy's anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.

TOP 3:

The Goldfinch

The Goldfinch
Peter Jacobson as: Mr. Silver
Genre: Drama
Release: 2019
A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In a rush of panic, he steals 'The Goldfinch', a painting that eventually draws him into a world of crime.

TOP 2:

Deconstructing Harry

Deconstructing Harry
Peter Jacobson as: Goldberg
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1997
Writer Harry Block draws inspiration from people he knows, and from events that happened to him, sometimes causing these people to become alienated from him as a result.

TOP 1:

As Good as It Gets

As Good as It Gets
Peter Jacobson as: Man at Table
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Release: 1997
Melvin Udall, a cranky, bigoted, obsessive-compulsive writer of romantic fiction, is rude to everyone he meets, including his gay neighbor, Simon. After Simon is hospitalized, Melvin finds his life turned upside down when he has to look after Simon's dog. In addition, Carol, the only waitress at the local diner who will tolerate him, must leave work to care for her sick son, making it impossible for Melvin to eat breakfast.



If you like the best Peter Jacobson movies, then you will also like the best Sarah Hyland movies, where many of their films coincide.