Whether he played a housekeeper, doctor, magical genie or even a version of Peter Pan, Robin Williams truly captured the hearts of us all.
To honor him, we’ve pulled together our 10 favorite Robin Williams movies.
- Mrs. Doubtfire (Movie, 1993) – Estranged from his wife, an out of work actor masquerades as a nanny to be with his children. Available on Amazon Instant Video, M-GO and Vudu.
- Good Will Hunting (Movie, 1997) – Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life. Available on Blockbuster On Demand.
- The Birdcage (Movie, 1996) – In Miami Beach a gay couple pretend to be man and wife when a son’s future father-in-law and family visit. Newly released on Netflix, also available on Amazon Instant Video, Redbox Instant and Vudu.
- The Fisher King (Movie, 1991) – An unhinged Manhattan talk-radio host meets a mad knight of the streets seeking his own Holy Grail. Available on Amazon Instant Video, Crackle, M-GO, Netflix and Vudu.
- Dead Poets Society (Movie, 1989) – A teacher at New England prep school uses unconventional methods to instill spirit into the lives of his students. Available on Amazon Instant Video, Blockbuster On Demand and Vudu.
- Aladdin (Movie, 1992) – Aladdin, a street urchin, accidentally meets Princess Jasmine, who is in the city undercover. They love each other, but she can only marry a prince. Not available to stream.
- What Dreams May Come (Movie, 1998) – A man explores a lush, vivid afterlife and tries to reunite with his beloved wife. Available on Amazon Instant Video, Blockbuster On Demand, M-GO, Redbox Instant and Vudu.
- Patch Adams (Movie, 1998) – A doctor, once a psychiatric patient, uses his humor and unconventional methods in his practice. Available on Amazon Instant Video, M-GO, Redbox Instant and Vudu.
- Good Morning Vietnam (Movie, 1987) – In 1965, disc jockey Adrian Cronauer turns Armed Forces Radio on its ear with his irreverent brand of humor. Available on Amazon Instant Video, Blockbuster On Demand and Vudu.
- Hook (Movie, 1991) – Aided by Tinker Bell, a corporate lawyer turns into Peter Pan to rescue his children from Captain Hook. Available on Amazon Instant Video, Hulu, M-GO, Netflix and Vudu.
- Even though it’s not a movie, we had to include Mork & Mindy – available on Hulu Plus.