Best Movies of Jessica Lange

Tootsie (1982)

Aggregate Rating: 177 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 87 | Earnings: $177.20M

Michael Dorsey, an unsuccessful actor, disguises himself as a woman in order to get a role on a trashy hospital soap.


Big Fish (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 166 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: $66.26M

A frustrated son tries to determine the fact from fiction in his dying father's life.


Cape Fear (1991)

Aggregate Rating: 160 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $79.10M

A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a fourteen-year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.


Broken Flowers (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 159 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 79 | Earnings: $13.74M

As the extremely withdrawn Don Johnston is dumped by his latest woman, he receives an anonymous letter from a former lover informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him. A freelance sleuth neighbor moves Don to embark on a cross-country search for his old flames in search of answers.


Titus (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 130 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $1.92M

Titus returns victorious from war, only to plant the seeds of future turmoil for himself and his family.


Rob Roy (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 127 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $31.60M

In 1713 Scotland, Rob Roy MacGregor is wronged by a nobleman and his nephew, becomes an outlaw in search of revenge while fleeing the Redcoats, and faces charges of being a Jacobite.


The Vow (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 124 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 43 | Earnings: $125.01M

A car accident puts Paige in a coma, and when she wakes up with severe memory loss, her husband Leo works to win her heart again.


Don't Come Knocking (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 123 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $0.44M

An aging cowboy movie star deserts a film set and tries to reconnect with his mother whom he hasn't seen in 30 years only to learn that he has a child he never knew about.


Night and the City (1992)

Aggregate Rating: 120 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $6.20M

The story about a cheating and incompetent lawyer (Harry Fabian) who suddenly gets obsessed on becoming a boxing promoter.


The Gambler (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 120 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $33.63M

Literature professor and gambler Jim Bennett's debt causes him to borrow money from his mother and a loan shark. Further complicating his situation, is his relationship with one of his students. Will Bennett risk his life for a second chance?


In Secret (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 109 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: $0.42M

Set in the lower echelons of 1860s Paris, Therese Raquin, a sexually repressed beautiful young woman, is trapped into a loveless marriage to her sickly cousin, Camille, by her domineering ...


Bonneville (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 108 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 46 | Earnings: $0.49M

Three women take a road trip to Santa Barbara in order to deliver the ashes of one of their dead husbands to his resentful daughter.


Masked and Anonymous (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 87 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 32 | Earnings: $0.53M

A singer, whose career has gone on a downward spiral, is forced to make a comeback to the performance stage for a benefit concert.


All That Jazz (1979)

Aggregate Rating: 81 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Director/choreographer Bob Fosse tells his own life story as he details the sordid life of Joe Gideon, a womanizing, drug-using dancer.


Music Box (1989)

Aggregate Rating: 75 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $6.26M

A lawyer defends her father accused of war crimes, but there is more to the case than she suspects.


Frances (1982)

Aggregate Rating: 75 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $5.00M

The story of Frances Farmer's meteoric rise to fame in Hollywood and the tragic turn her life took when she was blacklisted.


Hush (1998)

Aggregate Rating: 72 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 18 | Earnings: $13.51M

Helen is the young girlfriend of good-looking Jackson Baring. When Helen gets pregnant and marries Jackson, they decide to move to his family farm, Kilronan, and have a baby there. But his ...


Sweet Dreams (1985)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Jessica Lange stunningly portrays Patsy Cline, the velvet-voiced country music singer who died in a tragic plane crash at the height of her fame.


The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)

Aggregate Rating: 69 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

The sensuous wife of a lunch wagon proprietor and a rootless drifter begin a sordidly steamy affair and conspire to murder her Greek husband.


Country (1984)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $8.40M

Gilbert Ivy and his wife Jewell are farmers. They seem to be working against the odds, producing no financial surplus. Gilbert has lost hope of ever becoming prosperous, but his wife ...



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