What Are the Movies Robin Williams Starred In?


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Robin Williams starred in several well-known movies, such as "Dead Poet's Society," "Goodwill Hunting," "Mrs. Doubtfire," "Hook" and "Jumanji." IMDB's Robin Williams page provides a complete list of Robin Williams' acting roles, including his starring roles.

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Robin Williams has 102 acting credits to his name, and roughly 50 of those are starring roles in films. Willliams made his film debut in 1977 when he played some minor roles in the film "Can I Do It 'Til I Need Glasses?" His first starring role in a film was as Popeye in the 1980 movie "Popeye." His breakthrough starring role was as Adrian Cronauer in "Good Morning, Vietnam." After this role, Williams became a breakout star who headlined several successful movies, including the 1982 film "The World According to Garp" and the 1992 animated film "Aladdin".

Robin Williams' career as a movie star continued until his death in 2014. Two of his last starring roles were as Mitch in the 2014 movie "Merry Friggin' Christmas" and Theodore Roosevelt in the 2014 movie "Night in the Museum: Secret of the Tomb." Both movies were released posthumously and dedicated to his memory. His last role was voicing Dennis the Dog in the 2015 movie "Absolutely Anything."

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