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List of the Best Epic Movies

Below is a list of the best epic films. What are the best epic movies of all time? Every epic movie listed can be sorted by actor, director, and title. Epic movies have a larger than life storyline, and every epic film on this list is more epic than the last. What's the best epic movie? Enjoy this list of the greatest epic movies and use it as a starting point for your own epic movie list. Often times these movies catapult their actors into stardom--just look at the Avatar cast.

 If you want to check out some movies to watch right now on Neflix then check out the best action movies on Netflix, our Disney movies list or the best scary movies on Netflix.

List of the Best Epic Movies Films
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    Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Michael Sheen

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    Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Brendan Gleeson

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    Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Vin Diesel

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    Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

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    Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins

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    Keanu Reeves, Hugo Weaving, Carrie-Anne Moss

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    Tom Hanks, Kurt Russell, Sally Field

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    Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    #4 on the original list
    Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Hugh Griffith

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    Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Charles Rocket

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    #22 on the original list
    Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    #24 on the original list
    Stanley Kubrick, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey

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    #13 on the original list
    Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Tony Curtis

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    #29 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Clint Eastwood, Viggo Mortensen, Mark Strong

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    #33 on the original list & added by Jabapac
    Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Rose Byrne

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    #36 on the original list
    Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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    Tom Cruise, Billy Connolly, Timothy Spall

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edward Furlong, Linda Hamilton

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    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson

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    Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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    Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, River Phoenix

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    Mel Gibson, Heath Ledger, Logan Lerman Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Michelle Pfeiffer, Al Pacino, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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    Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Olivia de Havilland

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    Charlton Heston, Vincent Price, Yul Brynner

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    Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise, Sam Rockwell

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    Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Pete Postlethwaite Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    #81 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Helena Bonham Carter

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    #17 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    #27 on the original list
    Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez

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    #31 on the original list
    Arthur C. Clarke, Leonard Rossiter, Ed Bishop

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    #32 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bill Paxton, Linda Hamilton

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    #56 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Ian Holm

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    John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Eva Green, Liam Neeson, Edward Norton

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    Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Vivica A. Fox

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Marion Cotillard

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    Johnny Depp, Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe

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    Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Orlando Bloom

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    #23 on the original list & added by MelissaCritchley
    Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman, Gary Oldman

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    Ewan McGregor, Tom Hardy, Orlando Bloom Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jesse Ventura, Carl Weathers

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Kathy Bates Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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