List of the Best Epic Movies Films

List of the Best Epic Movies

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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.

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  1. 51
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    Blood Diamond is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #190 on the original list & added by ConorCoyle
    Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly, Michael Sheen

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    #22 on the original list
    Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

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  3. 53
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    Apocalypto is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #57 on the original list
    Raoul Trujillo, Gerardo Taracena, Israel Contreras

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  4. 54
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    Legends of the Fall is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #111 on the original list
    Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Julia Ormond

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  5. 55
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    Interstellar is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #81 on the original list & added by JochemDonkers
    Anne Hathaway, Matthew McConaughey, Matt Damon

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  6. 56
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    Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #62 on the original list & added by MelissaCritchley
    Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson

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  7. 57
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    The Bridge on the River Kwai is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #63 on the original list
    Alec Guinness, William Holden, Jack Hawkins

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  8. 58
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    Aliens is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #92 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton, Michael Biehn

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  9. 59
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    #71 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Will Smith, Sylvester Stallone, Steven Spielberg

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  10. 60
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    Seven Samurai is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #67 on the original list
    Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Eijirō Tōno

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  11. 61
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    #42 on the original list & added by MelissaCritchley
    Scarlett Johansson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

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  12. 62
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    Patton is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #68 on the original list
    George C. Scott, Karl Malden, Paul Frees

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  13. 63
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    The 13th Warrior is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #135 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Omar Sharif, Antonio Banderas, Tony Curran

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  14. 64
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    American History X is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #101 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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  15. 65
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    Lethal Weapon is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #119 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Mel Gibson, Gary Busey, Danny Glover

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  16. 66
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    First Blood is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #225 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, David Caruso

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  17. 67
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    #84 on the original list & added by MelissaCritchley
    Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper, Karen Gillan

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  18. 68
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    #43 on the original list & added by MelissaCritchley
    Anne Hathaway, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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  19. 69
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    Man on Fire is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #113 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Mickey Rourke, Denzel Washington, Dakota Fanning

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  20. 70
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    #122 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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  21. 71
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    The Passion of the Christ is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #27 on the original list
    Monica Bellucci, Jim Caviezel, Claudia Gerini

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  22. 72
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    The Day After Tomorrow is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #131 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Emmy Rossum, Jake Gyllenhaal, Dennis Quaid

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  23. 73
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    #55 on the original list & added by MelissaCritchley
    Katie Holmes, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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  24. 74
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    Doctor Zhivago is listed (or ranked) 74 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #53 on the original list
    Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Alec Guinness

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  25. 75
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    #166 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Eva Mendes, Snoop Dogg, Denzel Washington

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  26. 76
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    Die Hard with a Vengeance is listed (or ranked) 76 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #126 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Irons

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  27. 77
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    Pitch Black is listed (or ranked) 77 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #175 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Vin Diesel, Radha Mitchell, Keith David

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  28. 78
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    Master and Commander: The Far ... is listed (or ranked) 78 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies
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  29. 79
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    The Lost World: Jurassic Park is listed (or ranked) 79 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #70 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Julianne Moore, Steven Spielberg, Camilla Belle

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  30. 80
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    Harry Potter and the Deathly H... is listed (or ranked) 80 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #100 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

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  31. 81
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    The Matrix Reloaded is listed (or ranked) 81 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #150 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Jada Pinkett Smith

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  32. 82
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    #32 on the original list
    Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Liam Neeson

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  33. 83
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    Dune is listed (or ranked) 83 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #123 on the original list
    Sting, Patrick Stewart, Alicia Witt

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  34. 84
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    Once Upon a Time in the West is listed (or ranked) 84 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #54 on the original list
    Henry Fonda, Claudia Cardinale, Charles Bronson

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  35. 85
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    Das Boot is listed (or ranked) 85 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #96 on the original list
    Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, Uwe Ochsenknecht

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  36. 86
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    Gone With the Wind is listed (or ranked) 86 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies
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  37. 87
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    Tess is listed (or ranked) 87 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #278 on the original list
    Nastassja Kinski, Peter Firth, Lesley Dunlop

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  38. 88
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    Clash of the Titans is listed (or ranked) 88 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #127 on the original list
    Ursula Andress, Maggie Smith, Laurence Olivier

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  39. 89
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    Star Wars Episode III: Revenge... is listed (or ranked) 89 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #120 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson

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  40. 90
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    #151 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

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  41. 91
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    Men in Black II is listed (or ranked) 91 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #185 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Michael Jackson, Will Smith, Rosario Dawson

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  42. 92
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    - 4

    #49 on the original list & added by erikairenelundstrom
    Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Zoe Saldana

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  43. 93
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    #98 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

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  44. 94
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    How the West Was Won is listed (or ranked) 94 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #121 on the original list
    John Wayne, James Stewart, Debbie Reynolds

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  45. 95
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    Gandhi is listed (or ranked) 95 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #45 on the original list
    Daniel Day-Lewis, Ben Kingsley, Martin Sheen

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  46. 96
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    Resident Evil is listed (or ranked) 96 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #274 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Isaacs

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  47. 97
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    Cleopatra is listed (or ranked) 97 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #59 on the original list
    Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Martin Landau

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  48. 98
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    Snatch is listed (or ranked) 98 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #170 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Brad Pitt, Benicio del Toro, Vinnie Jones

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  49. 99
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    #129 on the original list & added by Nekti
    Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson

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  50. 100
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    King Kong is listed (or ranked) 100 on the list List of the Best Epic Movies

    #66 on the original list
    Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody

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