20 Movies Like Jack

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The Shining

The Shining
The Shining
Internet Movie Database: 8.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 146 min
Genre: Drama, Horror
Awards: 6 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Stephen King, Stanley Kubrick, Diane Johnson
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Shining” is a psychological horror film based on Stephen King’s novel. It follows a writer and his family as they become caretakers of a secluded hotel, where supernatural forces drive the father to madness and violence.

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Internet Movie Database: 8.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. 38 wins & 15 nominations total
Writer: Lawrence Hauben, Bo Goldman, Ken Kesey
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Louise Fletcher, Michael Berryman
Language: English
Country: United States
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“One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” is a film adaptation of Ken Kesey’s novel, following the story of a rebellious criminal who feigns insanity to avoid prison and ends up in a mental institution. In the institution, he challenges the oppressive authority of the head nurse and inspires his fellow patients to reclaim their individuality and freedom.

As Good as It Gets

As Good as It Gets
As Good as It Gets
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 38 wins & 54 nominations total
Writer: Mark Andrus, James L. Brooks
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear
Language: English
Country: United States
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“As Good as It Gets” is a romantic comedy-drama about a misanthropic writer who forms an unlikely bond with a waitress and a gay artist, leading to personal growth and unexpected relationships. It explores themes of love, acceptance, and the transformative power of human connection.

A Few Good Men

A Few Good Men
A Few Good Men
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 138 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 10 wins & 30 nominations total
Writer: Aaron Sorkin
Actors: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“A Few Good Men” is a legal drama film that follows a young military lawyer who defends two Marines accused of murder but uncovers a high-level conspiracy within the Marine Corps. The movie explores themes of honor, loyalty, and the abuse of power in the military.

Good Will Hunting

Good Will Hunting
Good Will Hunting
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Romance
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 25 wins & 61 nominations total
Writer: Matt Damon, Ben Affleck
Actors: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Good Will Hunting” is a film about a young janitor with a genius-level intellect who is discovered by a professor and therapist, leading to a journey of self-discovery and personal growth as he confronts his troubled past and navigates his future.

The Departed

The Departed
The Departed
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 151 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 99 wins & 141 nominations total
Writer: William Monahan, Alan Mak, Felix Chong
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson
Language: English, Cantonese
Country: United States, Hong Kong
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“The Departed” is a crime thriller film directed by Martin Scorsese, revolving around an undercover cop and a mole in the police force who attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in South Boston. The movie delves into themes of loyalty, betrayal, and the blurred lines between law enforcement and organized crime.

The Bucket List

The Bucket List
The Bucket List
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 41%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Justin Zackham
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Bucket List” is a comedy-drama film about two terminally ill men who embark on a road trip to fulfill their bucket list, a list of things they want to do before they die. Through their adventures, they form a deep bond and discover the true meaning of life and friendship.

About Schmidt

About Schmidt
About Schmidt
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 25 wins & 71 nominations total
Writer: Louis Begley, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Hope Davis, Dermot Mulroney
Language: English
Country: United States
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“About Schmidt” is a comedy-drama film that follows Warren Schmidt, a recently retired insurance executive, as he embarks on a journey of self-discovery and reflection after the death of his wife. Through his letters to an African child he sponsors, Schmidt confronts his own regrets and attempts to find meaning in his life.

Terms of Endearment

Terms of Endearment
Terms of Endearment
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. 32 wins & 22 nominations total
Writer: Larry McMurtry, James L. Brooks
Actors: Shirley MacLaine, Debra Winger, Jack Nicholson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Terms of Endearment” is a heartfelt drama that explores the complex relationship between a mother and daughter, as they navigate love, loss, and personal growth. The film follows their journey through various stages of life, highlighting the enduring bonds and sacrifices they make for each other.

Chinatown

Chinatown
Chinatown
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 92/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 21 wins & 24 nominations total
Writer: Robert Towne, Roman Polanski
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston
Language: English, Cantonese, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Chinatown” is a neo-noir film set in 1930s Los Angeles, where a private detective uncovers a web of corruption and deceit while investigating a seemingly simple case of adultery, leading him to a shocking conspiracy involving water rights and murder.

Batman

Batman
Batman
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Action, Adventure
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 11 wins & 28 nominations total
Writer: Bob Kane, Sam Hamm, Warren Skaaren
Actors: Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson, Kim Basinger
Language: English, French, Spanish
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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The Batman movie follows the iconic superhero as he navigates Gotham City’s dark underbelly, battling against a formidable rogue’s gallery of villains to protect the innocent and restore justice. Along the way, he grapples with his own inner demons and seeks to uncover the truth behind his parents’ murder.

The Witches of Eastwick

The Witches of Eastwick
The Witches of Eastwick
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 5 wins & 13 nominations total
Writer: John Updike, Michael Cristofer
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Cher, Susan Sarandon
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Witches of Eastwick” is a film about three women who inadvertently summon a powerful and charismatic man who turns out to be the devil. As they navigate their newfound powers and desires, they must confront the consequences of their actions and ultimately find a way to defeat him.

The Postman Always Rings Twice

The Postman Always Rings Twice
The Postman Always Rings Twice
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: David Mamet, James M. Cain
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Jessica Lange, John Colicos
Language: English, Greek
Country: West Germany, United States
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“The Postman Always Rings Twice” is a film noir thriller about a drifter who becomes entangled in a passionate affair with a married woman, leading to a plot to murder her husband. As their plan unfolds, they find themselves caught in a web of deceit, betrayal, and consequences they never anticipated.

The Pledge

The Pledge
The Pledge
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 6 nominations
Writer: Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Jerzy Kromolowski, Mary Olson-Kromolowski
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Benicio Del Toro, Patricia Clarkson
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Pledge” is a psychological thriller about a retired detective who becomes obsessed with solving a murder case, making a solemn promise to the victim’s mother to find the killer. As he delves deeper into the investigation, he begins to question his own sanity and the limits of his commitment to the pledge.

The Crossing Guard

The Crossing Guard
The Crossing Guard
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Sean Penn
Actors: Jack Nicholson, David Morse, Anjelica Huston
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Crossing Guard” is a drama film that follows a grieving father, haunted by the death of his daughter, as he seeks revenge on the drunk driver responsible. The movie explores themes of guilt, forgiveness, and redemption as the father confronts the driver and grapples with his own inner demons.

The Shining (1997 TV miniseries)

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“The Shining (1997 TV miniseries) is a psychological horror film based on Stephen King’s novel. It follows a struggling writer who becomes the winter caretaker of a haunted hotel, leading to a descent into madness as supernatural forces threaten his family.”

The Last Detail

The Last Detail
The Last Detail
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 6 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: Robert Towne, Darryl Ponicsan
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Randy Quaid, Otis Young
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Last Detail” is a 1973 American comedy-drama film about two Navy men assigned to escort a young sailor to prison, but decide to show him a good time before he begins his sentence. As they journey together, they confront their own personal demons and form an unexpected bond.

The Missouri Breaks

The Missouri Breaks
The Missouri Breaks
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Western
Awards: N/A
Writer: Thomas McGuane, Robert Towne
Actors: Marlon Brando, Jack Nicholson, Randy Quaid
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Missouri Breaks” is a 1976 Western film set in Montana, where a notorious horse thief and his gang clash with a cattle rancher who hires a regulator to protect his property. The movie explores themes of revenge, betrayal, and the consequences of lawlessness in the Old West.

The King of Marvin Gardens

The King of Marvin Gardens
The King of Marvin Gardens
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 69%
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: N/A
Writer: Jacob Brackman, Bob Rafelson
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern, Ellen Burstyn
Language: English, Japanese
Country: United States
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“The King of Marvin Gardens” is a 1972 drama film about two estranged brothers, one a radio talk show host and the other a small-time conman, who reunite in Atlantic City and become entangled in a web of deception and dreams. As they navigate their complicated relationship, they grapple with themes of ambition, disillusionment, and the blurred lines between reality and fantasy.

The Passenger

The Passenger
The Passenger
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 90/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Awards: 5 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Mark Peploe, Enrico Sannia, Michelangelo Antonioni
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Maria Schneider, Jenny Runacre
Language: English, Spanish, German, French
Country: Italy, France, Spain
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“The Passenger” is a psychological thriller about a journalist who assumes the identity of a deceased businessman he meets in a hotel, leading him on a dangerous journey of self-discovery and intrigue. As he embraces his new persona, he becomes entangled in a web of secrets and deception that forces him to confront the consequences of his choices.

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