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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? George Clooney, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

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Ocean's Eleven Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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Up in the Air is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies
Up in the Air George Clooney, Anna Kendrick, Zach Galifianakis

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Michael Clayton George Clooney, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson

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The Descendants George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Judy Greer

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The Perfect Storm George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane

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From Dusk till Dawn Salma Hayek, George Clooney, Quentin Tarantino

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Three Kings George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube

+ - 127 56
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Good Night, and Good Luck George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Daniels

+ - 108 82
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Syriana George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet

+ - 136 64
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Ocean's Thirteen Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Al Pacino

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Gravity Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris

+ - 114 61
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Burn After Reading Brad Pitt, George Clooney, John Malkovich

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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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Fantastic Mr. Fox George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray

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The Ides of March George Clooney, Evan Rachel Wood, Ryan Gosling

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Out of Sight Jennifer Lopez, George Clooney, Samuel L. Jackson

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Ocean's Twelve Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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The American George Clooney, Violante Placido, Isabelle Adriani

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The Thin Red Line George Clooney, John Travolta, Sean Penn

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The Men Who Stare at Goats George Clooney, Kevin Spacey, Ewan McGregor

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Intolerable Cruelty George Clooney, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Billy Bob Thornton

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South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut George Clooney, Minnie Driver, Isaac Hayes

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The Peacemaker Nicole Kidman, George Clooney, Tamara Tunie

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The Good German George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Tobey Maguire

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Leatherheads George Clooney, Renée Zellweger, John Krasinski

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The Monuments Men George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon

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Hail, Caesar! George Clooney, Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton

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Money Monster is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies
Money Monster Julia Roberts, Giancarlo Esposito, George Clooney

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Batman & Robin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best George Clooney Movies
Batman & Robin Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney, Uma Thurman