Best Shelley Duvall movies

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Best Shelley Duvall movies
Today we present the best Shelley Duvall 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 Shelley Duvall:

TOP 22:
Tale of the Mummy
Tale of the Mummy
Shelley Duvall as: Edith Butros
Genre: Horror
Release: 1998
When an archaeological expedition opens an ancient Egyptian tomb, the unimaginable evil of a cursed pharaoh is unleashed.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jason Scott Lee movies?

TOP 21:
Suburban Commando
Suburban Commando
Shelley Duvall as: Jenny Wilcox
Genre: Action, Comedy, Science Fiction, Family
Release: 1991
Shep Ramsey is an interstellar hero, righting wrongs, etc. His ship is damaged after a fight with an interstellar nasty and he must hide out on Earth until it can recharge. He leaves his power suit at home, but still finds himself unable to allow wrongs to go unrighted and so mixes it up with bad drivers, offensive paperboys, muggers and the like.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Roy Dotrice movies?


TOP 20:
Home Fries
Home Fries
Shelley Duvall as: Mrs. Jackson
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1998
Dorian and Angus chase down their womanizing stepfather with a helicopter, frightening him to death. In his effort to cover their tracks, Dorian begins investigating his stepfather's mistress, Sally. She works at a fast-food drive-through, she's pregnant and Dorian quickly falls in love with her. Unfortunately, his scheming mother wants Sally dead. And Sally isn't sure she wants Dorian to be her child's father and also his brother.

TOP 19:
Popeye
Popeye
Shelley Duvall as: Olive Oyl
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Release: 1980
Popeye is a super-strong, spinach-scarfing sailor man who's searching for his father. During a storm that wrecks his ship, Popeye washes ashore and winds up rooming at the Oyl household, where he meets Olive. Before he can win her heart, he must first contend with Olive's fiancé, Bluto.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bill Irwin movies?

TOP 18:
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson
Shelley Duvall as: The First Lady (Mrs. Grover Cleveland)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Release: 1976
Buffalo Bill plans to put on his own Wild West sideshow, and Chief Sitting Bull has agreed to appear in it. However, Sitting Bull has his own hidden agenda, involving the President and General Custer.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Denver Pyle movies?


TOP 17:
RocketMan
RocketMan
Shelley Duvall as: Mrs. Randall
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction, Family
Release: 1997
Fred Z. Randall is geeky and obnoxious spacecraft designer, who gets the chance to make his dream come true and travel to Mars as a member of the first manned flight there.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best James Pickens Jr. movies?

TOP 16:
The Underneath
The Underneath
Shelley Duvall as: Nurse
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1995
Michael Chambers has come home to Austin, Texas. To the mother who's starting a new life and the brother driven by old jealousies. To the places he remembers and the memories he can't forget. And to Rachel, the woman he married and then betrayed with his passion for gambling. Now she's together with Tommy Dundee, a man no one trifles with. He takes care of her in a way Michael never could, but there's a price for his attention and Rachel knows this. And when Michael devises a plan to get Rachel out from under Tommy's control, they become entangled in a web of intrigue, danger and desire from which no one escapes unscathed.

TOP 15:

The 4th Floor

The 4th Floor
Shelley Duvall as: Martha Stewart
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1999
A woman inherits a rent-controlled apartment and is terrorized by a neighbor.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Tobin Bell movies?


TOP 14:

Casper Meets Wendy

Casper Meets Wendy
Shelley Duvall as: Gabby
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Release: 1998
When a warlock threatens Wendy the Good Little Witch, she and her aunts hide out at a resort where Casper the Ghost is vacationing with his uncles. Although Casper and Wendy are told ghosts and witches don't get along, the two are kindred spirits! This spooky family-friendly adventure finds Casper and Wendy bridging the ghost-witch divide to battle the warlock who is intent on destroying Wendy.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Norm Macdonald movies?

TOP 13:

The Portrait of a Lady

The Portrait of a Lady
Shelley Duvall as: Countess Gemini
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1996
Ms. Isabel Archer isn't afraid to challenge societal norms. Impressed by her free spirit, her kindhearted cousin writes her into his fatally ill father's will. Suddenly rich and independent, Isabelle ventures into the world, along the way befriending a cynical intellectual and romancing an art enthusiast. However, the advantage of her affluence is called into question when she realizes the extent to which her money colors her relationships.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mary-Louise Parker movies?

TOP 12:

Roxanne

Roxanne
Shelley Duvall as: Dixie
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1987
Based on the play 'Cyrano de Bergerac', large-nosed C.D. Bales falls for the beautiful Roxanne—while she falls for his personality but another man's looks.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Damon Wayans movies?


TOP 11:

Brewster McCloud

Brewster McCloud
Shelley Duvall as: Suzanne Davis
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Release: 1970
Brewster is an owlish, intellectual boy who lives in a fallout shelter of the Houston Astrodome. He has a dream: to take flight within the confines of the stadium. Brewster tells those he trusts of his dream, but displays a unique way of treating others who do not fit within his plans.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Stacy Keach movies?

TOP 10:

Time Bandits

Time Bandits
Shelley Duvall as: Dame Pansy / Pansy
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 1981
Young history buff Kevin can scarcely believe it when six dwarfs emerge from his closet one night. Former employees of the Supreme Being, they've purloined a map charting all of the holes in the fabric of time and are using it to steal treasures from different historical eras. Taking Kevin with them, they variously drop in on Napoleon, Robin Hood and King Agamemnon before the Supreme Being catches up with them.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best John Cleese movies?

TOP 9:

Frankenweenie

Frankenweenie
Shelley Duvall as: Susan Frankenstein
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction, Family
Release: 1984
When young Victor's pet dog Sparky (who stars in Victor's home-made monster movies) is hit by a car, Victor decides to bring him back to life the only way he knows how. But when the bolt-necked "monster" wreaks havoc and terror in the hearts of Victor's neighbors, he has to convince them (and his parents) that despite his appearance, Sparky's still the good loyal friend he's always been.

TOP 8:

Thieves Like Us

Thieves Like Us
Shelley Duvall as: Keechie
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Release: 1974
Bowie, a youthful convicted murderer, and bank robbers Chicamaw and T-Dub escape from a Mississippi chain gang in the 1930s. They hole up with a gas station attendant and continue robbing banks. Bowie, who is injured in an auto accident, takes refuge with the daughter of the gas station attendant, Keechie. They become romantically involved but their relationship is strained by Bowie's refusal to turn his back on crime. The film is based on the novel Thieves Like Us by Edward Anderson. The novel is also the source material for the 1949 film They Live by Night, directed by Nicholas Ray.


TOP 7:

Making The Shining

Making The Shining
Shelley Duvall as: Self
Genre: Documentary
Release: 1980
Directed and edited by Stanley Kubrick's daughter Vivian Kubrick, this film offers a look behind the scenes during the making of The Shining.

TOP 6:

3 Women

3 Women
Shelley Duvall as: Mildred "Millie" Lammoreaux
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Release: 1977
An awkward young teen working at a spa becomes overly attached to her fellow worker, a lonely outcast. They hang out at a bar owned by a strange pregnant artist and her has-been cowboy husband. Amid emotional crises, the three woman steal and trade one another's personalities.

TOP 5:

McCabe & Mrs. Miller

McCabe & Mrs. Miller
Shelley Duvall as: Ida Coyle
Genre: Western
Release: 1971
A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.

TOP 4:

Nashville

Nashville
Shelley Duvall as: Marthe aka "L. A. Joan"
Genre: Drama, Music, Comedy
Release: 1975
The intersecting stories of twenty-four characters—from country star to wannabe to reporter to waitress— connect to the music business in Nashville, Tennessee.

TOP 3:

Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures

Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures
Shelley Duvall as: Herself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2001
With commentary from Hollywood stars, outtakes from his movies and footage from his youth, this documentary looks at Stanley Kubrick's life and films. Director Jan Harlan, Kubrick's brother-in-law and sometime collaborator, interviews heavyweights like Jack Nicholson, Woody Allen and Sydney Pollack, who explain the influence of Kubrick classics like "Dr. Strangelove" and "2001: A Space Odyssey," and how he absorbed visual clues from disposable culture such as television commercials.


TOP 2:

Annie Hall

Annie Hall
Shelley Duvall as: Pam
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1977
New York comedian Alvy Singer falls in love with the ditsy Annie Hall.

TOP 1:

The Shining

The Shining
Shelley Duvall as: Wendy Torrance
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Release: 1980
Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.


If you like the best Shelley Duvall movies, then you will also like the best Jack Nicholson movies, where many of their films coincide.