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List of the best Chris Penn movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Chris Penn's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Chris Penn movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Chris Penn movies will be at the top of the list. Chris Penn has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Chris Penn movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Chris Penn films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Chris Penn role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Chris Penn performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

This list is made up of a variety of films, including Kiss Kiss and The Funeral.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Chris Penn movies?" and "What are the greatest Chris Penn roles of all time?"

Brett Ratner and Quentin Tarantino are among those who directed Chris Penn at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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At Close Range Sean Penn, Christopher Walken, Kiefer Sutherland

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Pale Rider Clint Eastwood, Chris Penn, Michael Moriarty

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Footloose Sarah Jessica Parker, Kevin Bacon, John Lithgow

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Reservoir Dogs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chris Penn Movies
Reservoir Dogs Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

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True Romance is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Chris Penn Movies
True Romance Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Samuel L. Jackson

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Rumble Fish Nicolas Cage, Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane

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All the Right Moves Tom Cruise, Lea Thompson, Craig T. Nelson

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Short Cuts Robert Downey Jr., Julianne Moore, Tim Robbins

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Rush Hour Jackie Chan, Roselyn Sánchez, Chris Tucker

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Mulholland Falls Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, John Malkovich

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To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar Robin Williams, Naomi Campbell, Patrick Swayze

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Masked and Anonymous Penélope Cruz, Bob Dylan, Mickey Rourke

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The Wild Life Lea Thompson, Randy Quaid, Rick Moranis

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The Funeral Christopher Walken, Isabella Rossellini, Benicio del Toro

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Starsky & Hutch Snoop Dogg, Carmen Electra, Will Ferrell

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Beethoven's 2nd Bonnie Hunt, Charles Grodin, Chris Penn

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Mobsters Patrick Dempsey, Christian Slater, Michael Gambon

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Murder by Numbers Sandra Bullock, Ryan Gosling, Nick Offerman

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The Florentine Tom Sizemore, Jim Belushi, Mary Stuart Masterson

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Corky Romano Zach Galifianakis, Peter Falk, Chris Kattan

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Best of the Best James Earl Jones, Eric Roberts, Louise Fletcher

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Stealing Harvard Leslie Mann, Megan Mullally, Tom Green

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The Darwin Awards Winona Ryder, Julianna Margulies, Juliette Lewis

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Cement Sherilyn Fenn, Jeffrey Wright, Chris Penn

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Kiss Kiss (Bang Bang) Paul Bettany, Stellan Skarsgård, Chris Penn

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Made in USA Chris Penn, Lori Singer, Adrian Pasdar

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Imaginary Crimes Elisabeth Moss, Harvey Keitel, Kelly Lynch

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Fist of the North Star is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Chris Penn Movies
Fist of the North Star Malcolm McDowell, Chris Penn, Gary Daniels

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The Boys Club Devon Sawa, Chris Penn, Amii Stewart

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Aftermath Anthony Michael Hall, Tony Danza, Chris Penn

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Shelter Island Ally Sheedy, Stephen Baldwin, Patsy Kensit

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Deceiver Renée Zellweger, Tim Roth, Ellen Burstyn

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Redemption Carrie Stevens, Chris Penn, Cynthia Rothrock

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Celebrating AFI Mel Gibson, James Franco, Martin Sheen

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Papertrail Chris Penn, Kari Matchett, Jennifer Dale

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Future Kick Chris Penn, Don "The Dragon" Wilson, Meg Foster

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The Music of Chance James Spader, Mandy Patinkin, Charles Durning

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The Pickle Isabella Rossellini, Little Richard, Dudley Moore

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Holly Virginie Ledoyen, Chris Penn, Ron Livingston

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One Tough Cop is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Chris Penn Movies
One Tough Cop Gina Gershon, Stephen Baldwin, Chris Penn

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Best of the Best 2 David Boreanaz, Eric Roberts, Chris Penn