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Best Robin Williams Movies

One of everyone’s favorite actors, or even just one of everyone’s overall favorite people, is this man right here! Robin Williams’ movies are one of a kind and he has provided us with some of the best movies out there! Not only that, but he has touched the lives of countless people with his acting. He really will go down as one of the greatest in the history books of Hollywood. Sadly, he left us too early. The bright side, though, is that he left his mark on this world and left a piece of himself as well in the form of his movies!

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If you are here then you must be searching for some of the best Robin Williams movies out there! Well, we have put together a selection of absolutely incredible movies that are worth watching for either the first time or the hundredth time! You will, without a doubt, love every single movie on this list. Just keep on reading and find out what incredible movies we have in store for you!

1. Jumanji

For the first film on the list of Robin Williams movies, we have one of his greatest! You definitely have to know the name of this movie and you probably have seen it a few times! It’s Jumanji! If for some odd reason you haven’t seen it, go ahead and give it a watch now!

Jumanji Movie Description

Brother and sister Peter (Bradley Pierce) and Judy Shepherd (Kirsten Dunst) have come across a board game. However, as they will soon learn, this isn’t an ordinary board game. On the cover of the game reads a single word, Jumanji. Soon after they start playing the game, a man named Alan Parrish (Robin Williams) appears out of nowhere. He lets the kids know that for decades he has lived inside of the game. In order for Alan to remain outside the game, the two siblings must beat it. Unfortunately, that means they must face all the dangers the game throws at them together.

2. Insomnia

This next movie is also amazing! This one will have you sweating and biting your nails to the end! The movie also stars Al Pacino, so you know you can expect a great film! Go give it a watch, you won’t regret it!

Insomnia Movie Description

Sent to a small town in Alaska named Nightmute, Will Dormer (Al Pacino) has an unusual case to solve dealing with the murder of a teenage girl. Not long into his stay at Nightmute, Dormer begins to experience insomnia due to the constant daylight. He begins to become delusional and mentally unstable. To make matters worse, the murderer continues to contact Dormer telling him all about the crime and messing with Dormer’s head. As Dormer’s condition worsens, he begins telling the criminal his dark secrets as well, which creates a sort of relationship between the two. But a young new detective in the town of Nightmute may just put the pieces of the puzzle together.

If you liked this movie you’ll also enjoy the films on our Best Mind-Fuck Movies post.

3. World’s Greatest Dad

This is probably one of the funniest and darkest comedy movies out there! Robbin Williams gives one heck of a performance that you’ll enjoy every second of! If you haven’t seen this one then you are really missing out.

World’s Greatest Dad Movie Description

Lance Clayton (Robin Williams) is a high school English teacher whose son has accidentally killed himself. Due to the circumstances of the accident, Lance decides to cover it up by writing a fake suicide note under his son’s name. The note quickly spurs up attention in Lance’s life which is something he has always wanted. He continues to play along as the fame and popularity he has wanted his entire life begins to appear. But can he really live with how he acquired his newfound fame and popularity?

4. Mrs. Doubtfire

Here we have another hilarious masterpiece by Robin Williams! You can’t judge him for what he does for the chance to see his children! It may be crazy but it worked! If you haven’t seen this and want a good laugh then go ahead and watch it now!

Mrs. Doubtfire Movie Description

Daniel Hillard (Robin Williams), a divorced man, rarely has the chance to see his children, which upsets him. He enlists the help of his brother to turn him into someone unrecognizable. He dresses up as a British woman named Mrs. Doubtfire. Not long into the charade, he manages to convince his ex-wife to hire him (Mrs. Doubtfire) as a nanny. Mrs. Doubtfire helps in making the children believe that Daniel is the better parent. However, when two different groups invite both Daniel and his character, Mrs. Doubtfire, to the same restaurants at the same time, his secret may finally come to light.

5. Awakenings

This movie will give you all sorts of emotions and excitement! The things that are accomplished in this film are incredible! This movie is definitely worth your time and you have to give it a watch if you haven’t seen it.

Awakenings Movie Description

Back in the 1960s, a psychiatric hospital located in the Bronx has hired Dr. Malcolm Sayer (Robin Williams) as a clinical physician. Assigned to a ward full of catatonic patients, Malcolm becomes uneasy with the fact that they have been catatonic for such a long time. Malcolm has never dealt with patients before, instead, always focusing on research. However, Malcolm comes across a chemical which could help these patients. When his superior gives him approval, Malcolm begins treatment and the first patient wakes up, bringing hope for the rest of them.

6. Good Will Hunting

Words can’t even begin to describe how good this movie right here is! This movie is on a different level in and of itself. The movie also has the great Matt Damon in it as well! Give this a watch! If you haven’t, then this is the biggest priority in your life now!

Good Will Hunting Movie Description

A Professor at MIT named Gerald Lambeau (Stellan Skarsgard) has taken an interest in a boy janitor named Will Hunting (Matt Damon), who appears to have a genius level IQ. When he finally tracks Will down, he finds him in jail. Lambeau’s help will get him out of jail but there are conditions that Will must meet. Will must study math and work on high-level equations with Lambeau. Not only that, but he must go to therapy as well. Having tried countless therapists who all end up leaving Will, Lambeau decides to call an old friend for help. Sean Maguire (Robin Williams) serves as Lambeau’s last hope but, more importantly, he may be able to help Will find the right path in life.

Check out our post on the Best Inspirational Movies You Can’t Miss if you liked this film.

7. One Hour Photo

For the final film of the Robin Williams movies, we have a really unsettling movie! This movie is so well done and it really creeps you out to unparalleled extents. If you havent seen it then definitely give it a watch!

One Hour Photo Movie Description

Sy Parrish (Robin Williams) works at a one-hour-photo developing shop which he takes pride in. Throughout the years he has taken an unsettling interest in a family as he has watched them grow over the years. However, unknown to this family, Sy is mentally unstable to dangerous degrees. And when Sy catches something that lets him know the head of the family has acted unfaithful to his wife, it pushes him over the edge. He decides to take matters into his own hands and things take a very dark turn.

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