Best Movies of Dustin Hoffman

The Graduate (1967)

Aggregate Rating: 257 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $104.40M

A disillusioned college graduate finds himself torn between his older lover and her daughter.

Rain Man (1988)

Aggregate Rating: 208 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $172.83M

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt's father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.

Midnight Cowboy (1969)

Aggregate Rating: 207 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 79 | Earnings: null

A naive hustler travels from Texas to New York to seek personal fortune but, in the process, finds himself a new friend.

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.

Little Big Man (1970)

Aggregate Rating: 174 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: null

Jack Crabb, looking back from extreme old age, tells of his life being raised by Native Americans and fighting with General Custer.

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 173 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: $165.23M

Po and his friends fight to stop a peacock villain from conquering China with a deadly new weapon, but first the Dragon Warrior must come to terms with his past.

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Aggregate Rating: 172 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $106.30M

Ted Kramer's wife leaves her husband, allowing for a lost bond to be rediscovered between Ted and his son, Billy. But a heated custody battle ensues over the divorced couple's son, deepening the wounds left by the separation.

Kung Fu Panda (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 167 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $215.40M

The Dragon Warrior has to clash against the savage Tai Lung as China's fate hangs in the balance: However, the Dragon Warrior mantle is supposedly mistaken to be bestowed upon an obese panda who is a tyro in martial arts.

Stranger Than Fiction (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 163 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: $40.14M

An IRS auditor suddenly finds himself the subject of narration only he can hear: narration that begins to affect his entire life, from his work, to his love-interest, to his death.

Chef (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 155 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $31.24M

A head chef quits his restaurant job and buys a food truck in an effort to reclaim his creative promise, while piecing back together his estranged family.

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 153 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 79 | Earnings: null

An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.

Wag the Dog (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 152 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $43.02M

Shortly before an election, a spin-doctor and a Hollywood producer join efforts to fabricate a war in order to cover up a presidential sex scandal.

Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 152 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $143.52M

Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home.

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 152 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 56 | Earnings: $2.21M

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent.

Outbreak (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 139 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $67.82M

Extreme measures are necessary to contain an epidemic of a deadly airborne virus. But how extreme, exactly?

Hook (1991)

Aggregate Rating: 139 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: $119.65M

When Captain Hook kidnaps his children, an adult Peter Pan must return to Neverland and reclaim his youthful spirit in order to challenge his old enemy.

Runaway Jury (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 138 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $49.44M

A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer.

Confidence (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 128 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $12.21M

Jake Vig (Burns) is a consummate grifter about to pull his biggest con yet, one set to avenge his friend's murder. But his last scam backfired, leaving him indebted to a mob boss (Hoffman) and his enforcer.

Moonlight Mile (2002)

Aggregate Rating: 127 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $6.83M

As he copes with the death of his fiancee, a young man befriends her parents and must figure out what he wants out of life.

Last Chance Harvey (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 125 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $14.88M

In London for his daughter's wedding, a rumpled man finds his romantic spirits lifted by a new woman in his life.