The Best George Clooney Movies

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This is a of the best George Clooney movies, ranked best to worst - with movie trailers when available. George Clooney started his career on classic TV shows like Roseanne and ER, but soon enough he became one of Hollywood's most sought after actors. George Clooney'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 George Clooney movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated George Clooney movies will be at the top of the list.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best George Clooney movies?," "What are the greatest George Clooney roles of all time?," and "Are George Clooney's recent movies as strong as his early ones?" The greatest George Clooney performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. Famous flicks like O Brother, Where Art Thou? and Ocean's Eleven appear on this George Clooney filmography, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best.  If you think the most worthy George Clooney role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Clooney's old-school Hollywood charm, you might also enjoy our list of best Brad Pitt movies and best Matt Damon movies.

George Clooney is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Joel Schumacher, Terrence Malick and Steven Soderbergh. Is George Clooney your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Meryl Streep and Sting films lists too.

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    O Brother, Where Art Thou? is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies

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    George Clooney, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

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    Ocean's Eleven is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies

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    Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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    George Clooney, Anna Kendrick, Zach Galifianakis

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    The Perfect Storm is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane

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    The Descendants is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Judy Greer

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    Michael Clayton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson

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    From Dusk till Dawn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    Salma Hayek, George Clooney, Quentin Tarantino

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    Three Kings is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube

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    Good Night, and Good Luck is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Daniels

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    Syriana is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet

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    Ocean's Thirteen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Al Pacino

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    Confessions of a Dangerous Min... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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    Burn After Reading is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    Brad Pitt, George Clooney, John Malkovich

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    The Ides of March is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Evan Rachel Wood, Ryan Gosling

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    Gravity is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris

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    Out of Sight is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    Jennifer Lopez, George Clooney, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Fantastic Mr. Fox is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray

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    Ocean's Twelve is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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    The American is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Violante Placido, Isabelle Adriani

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    The Thin Red Line is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, John Travolta, Sean Penn

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    The Men Who Stare at Goats is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Kevin Spacey, Ewan McGregor

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    South Park: Bigger, Longer & U... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Minnie Driver, Isaac Hayes

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    Intolerable Cruelty is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Billy Bob Thornton

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    The Peacemaker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    Nicole Kidman, George Clooney, Tamara Tunie

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    The Good German is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Tobey Maguire

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    Leatherheads is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Renée Zellweger, John Krasinski

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney, Uma Thurman

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    The Monuments Men is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon

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    Julia Roberts, Giancarlo Esposito, George Clooney

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    Hail, Caesar! is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies


    George Clooney, Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton

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