The Best James Earl Jones Movies Films

The Best James Earl Jones Movies

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List of the best James Earl Jones movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. James Earl Jones'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 James Earl Jones movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated James Earl Jones movies will be at the top of the list. James Earl Jones has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest James Earl Jones movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining James Earl Jones films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This is a list that includes films like Best of the Best and Convicts.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best James Earl Jones movies?" and "What are the greatest James Earl Jones roles of all time?"

Notable directors that have worked with James Earl Jones include names like George Lucas, Stanley Kubrick and Dennis Dugan. Is James Earl Jones your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Matthew Broderick and Laurence Fishburne films lists too.

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    The Lion King is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    The Lion King Whoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons, Matthew Broderick

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    Star Wars is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Star Wars Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    Star Wars Episode V: The Empir... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    Return of the Jedi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Return of the Jedi Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    Field of Dreams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Field of Dreams Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Kevin Costner

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    Coming to America is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Coming to America Eddie Murphy, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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    The Hunt for Red October is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    The Hunt for Red October Alec Baldwin, Sean Connery, Tim Curry

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    Clear and Present Danger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, James Earl Jones

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    Conan the Barbarian is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow

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    Patriot Games is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Patriot Games Harrison Ford, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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    The Sandlot is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    The Sandlot James Earl Jones, Denis Leary, Karen Allen

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    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Lear... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb James Earl Jones, Peter Sellers, George C. Scott

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    The Lion King II: Simba's Prid... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    The Lion King II: Simba's Pride Neve Campbell, Matthew Broderick, James Earl Jones

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    Jesus of Nazareth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Jesus of Nazareth John Duttine, Claudia Cardinale, Donald Pleasence

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    Best of the Best is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, Eric Roberts, Louise Fletcher

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    A Family Thing is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Robert Duvall, James Earl Jones, Paula Marshall

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    The Benchwarmers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, David Spade, Rob Schneider

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    By Dawn's Early Light is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, Rebecca De Mornay, Martin Landau

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    Fantasia 2000 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Steve Martin, Bette Midler, James Earl Jones

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    Guyana Tragedy: The Story of J... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, Randy Quaid, LeVar Burton

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    The Great White Hope is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, Hal Holbrook, Jane Alexander

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    Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins Louis C.K., James Earl Jones, Martin Lawrence

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    Sneakers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Sneakers Robert Redford, Dan Aykroyd, Ben Kingsley

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    Click is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Click Kate Beckinsale, Christopher Walken, David Hasselhoff

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    Robots is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Halle Berry, Robin Williams, Amanda Bynes

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    The Reading Room is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, Jessica Szohr, Joanna Cassidy

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    JFK: The Day the Nation Cried is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    JFK: The Day the Nation Cried

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    Merlin is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Merlin Lena Headey, Helena Bonham Carter, James Earl Jones

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    Soul Man is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus, James Earl Jones, Leslie Nielsen

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    Jack and the Beanstalk is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Jack and the Beanstalk Chloë Grace Moretz, Chevy Chase, Christopher Lloyd

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    The Second Civil War is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, Phil Hartman, Ron Perlman

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    Highlander is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, Kevin McKidd, Jason Connery

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    Paul Robeson: James Earl Jones... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Paul Robeson: James Earl Jones One-Man Show James Earl Jones

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    The Road to Freedom: The Verno... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    The Road to Freedom: The Vernon Johns Story James Earl Jones, Cissy Houston, Mary Alice

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    Convicts is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Convicts Robert Duvall, James Earl Jones, Lukas Haas

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    Scary Movie 4 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Scary Movie 4 Charlie Sheen, Shaquille O'Neal, Carmen Electra

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    Judge Dredd is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Judge Dredd Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, James Earl Jones

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    The Meteor Man is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Bill Cosby, James Earl Jones, Don Cheadle

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    Star Wars Holiday Special is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Star Wars Holiday Special Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    Allan Quatermain and the Lost ... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Sharon Stone, James Earl Jones, Richard Chamberlain

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    Jefferson in Paris is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Nick Nolte, James Earl Jones

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    The Last Remake of Beau Geste is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Ann-Margret, James Earl Jones, Peter Ustinov

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    Matewan is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Matewan James Earl Jones, Chris Cooper, Mary McDonnell

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    Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Hamill, William Shatner

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    Gardens of Stone is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, James Caan, Laurence Fishburne

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    Cry, the Beloved Country is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, Richard Harris, Charles S. Dutton

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    The Sandlot 2 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    The Sandlot 2 James Earl Jones, Karen Allen, Steve Garvey

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    Sommersby is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    Sommersby Jodie Foster, Richard Gere, James Earl Jones

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    The Man is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, Burgess Meredith, Jack Benny

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    The Flight of Dragons is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best James Earl Jones Movies

    James Earl Jones, John Ritter, Harry Morgan

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