Best Movies of Robert Zemeckis

Back to the Future (1985)

Aggregate Rating: 271 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 86 | Earnings: $210.61M

Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.


Forrest Gump (1994)

Aggregate Rating: 245 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 82 | Earnings: $329.69M

JFK, LBJ, Vietnam, Watergate, and other history unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75.


Back to the Future Part II (1989)

Aggregate Rating: 202 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $118.50M

After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985...without interfering with his first trip.


Cast Away (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 191 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $233.63M

A FedEx executive must transform himself physically and emotionally to survive a crash landing on a deserted island.


Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Aggregate Rating: 184 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 83 | Earnings: $154.22M

A toon-hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.


Flight (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 171 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $93.75M

An airline pilot saves almost all his passengers on his malfunctioning airliner which eventually crashed, but an investigation into the accident reveals something troubling.


Back to the Future Part III (1990)

Aggregate Rating: 168 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $87.67M

Enjoying a peaceable existence in 1885, Doctor Emmet Brown is about to be killed by Buford "Mad Dog" Tannen. Marty McFly travels back in time to save his friend.


Contact (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 161 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $100.85M

Dr. Ellie Arroway, after years of searching, finds conclusive radio proof of extraterrestrial intelligence, sending plans for a mysterious machine.


The Walk (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 157 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 70 | Earnings: $10.14M

In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Center towers.


Allied (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 145 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $40.07M

In 1942, a Canadian intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.


The Polar Express (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 145 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $0.58M

A young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express. During his adventure he learns about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.


Romancing the Stone (1984)

Aggregate Rating: 143 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $74.90M

A romance writer sets off to Colombia to ransom her kidnapped sister, and soon finds herself in the middle of a dangerous adventure.


Beowulf (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 143 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $82.16M

The warrior Beowulf must fight and defeat the monster Grendel who is terrorizing Denmark, and later, Grendel's mother, who begins killing out of revenge.


Used Cars (1980)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: null

When the owner of a struggling used car lot is killed, it's up to the lot's hot-shot salesman to save the property from falling into the hands of the owner's ruthless brother and used-car rival.


A Christmas Carol (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 131 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 55 | Earnings: $137.85M

An animated retelling of Charles Dickens' classic novel about a Victorian-era miser taken on a journey of self-redemption, courtesy of several mysterious Christmas apparitions.


What Lies Beneath (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 127 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 51 | Earnings: $155.37M

The wife of a university research scientist believes that her lakeside Vermont home is haunted by a ghost - or that she is losing her mind.


Death Becomes Her (1992)

Aggregate Rating: 77 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: $58.42M

When a woman learns of an immortality treatment, she sees it as a way to outdo her long-time rival.


I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)

Aggregate Rating: 70 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Six teenagers from New Jersey run off to go to a Beatles concert to meet their idols, despite not having tickets. Along the way, they learn new things about friendship and growing up.


The Witches (2020)

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

Based on Roald Dahl's 1983 classic book 'The Witches', the story tells the scary, funny and imaginative tale of a seven year old boy who has a run in with some real life witches!


Welcome to Marwen (2018)

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

A victim of a brutal attack finds a unique and beautiful therapeutic outlet to help him through his recovery process.



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