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List of the best Jean-Claude Van Damme movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Van Damme became an instant star with his breakout performance in the 1988 film Bloodsport, a film that barely holds up today but is still worth watching for a good laugh. Jean-Claude Van Damme'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 Jean-Claude Van Damme movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Jean-Claude Van Damme movies will be at the top of the list. Jean-Claude Van Damme has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Jean-Claude Van Damme movie of all time is.

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

Films include everything from Kickboxer to Timecop.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jean-Claude Van Damme movies?" and "What are the greatest Jean-Claude Van Damme roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Van Damme's martial arts moves, you might also enjoy our list of the best Jet Li movies and best Steven Seagal movies.

Jean-Claude Van Damme has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Roland Emmerich and Simon West. If you're a fan of Jean-Claude Van Damme, then check out our lists of the best Steven Seagal and Antonio Banderas movies as well.

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Bloodsport Jean-Claude Van Damme, Forest Whitaker, Bolo Yeung

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Kickboxer Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lau Kar-wing, Haskell V. Anderson III

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Universal Soldier Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundren, Jerry Orbach

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Hard Target Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lance Henriksen, Wilford Brimley

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Lionheart Jean-Claude Van Damme, Ashley Johnson, Deborah Rennard

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Timecop Jean-Claude Van Damme, Mia Sara, Ron Silver

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Double Impact Jean-Claude Van Damme, Cory Everson, Julie Strain

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Sudden Death Jean-Claude Van Damme, Markus Näslund, Luc Robitaille

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Death Warrant Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dean Martin, Cynthia Gibb

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Nowhere to Run Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rosanna Arquette, Ted Levine

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The Expendables 2 Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Bruce Willis

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Cyborg Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dayle Haddon, Ralf Möller

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JCVD Jean-Claude Van Damme, Zinedine Soualem, François Damiens

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The Quest Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roger Moore, James Remar

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Maximum Risk Jean-Claude Van Damme, Natasha Henstridge, David Hemblen

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No Retreat, No Surrender Jean-Claude Van Damme, Kim Tai-chung, Kurt McKinney

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Street Fighter Kylie Minogue, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Ming-Na Wen

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Replicant Jean-Claude Van Damme, Michael Rooker, Catherine Dent

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In Hell Lawrence Taylor, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Carlos Gómez

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Legionnaire Jean-Claude Van Damme, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jim Carter

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Double Team Dennis Rodman, Mickey Rourke, Jean-Claude Van Damme

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Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roy Jones Jr., Dolph Lundren

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Assassination Games Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins, Loredana Groza

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Universal Soldier: The Return Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bill Goldberg, Michael Jai White

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Knock Off Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rob Schneider, Paul Sorvino

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Universal Soldiers: Regeneration Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundren, Andrei Arlovski

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Six Bullets Jean-Claude Van Damme, Joe Flanigan, Anna-Louise Plowman

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Wake of Death Jean-Claude Van Damme, Simon Yam, Valerie Tian

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Last Action Hero Arnold Schwarzenegger, Tina Turner, Sharon Stone

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Black Eagle Jean-Claude Van Damme, Sho Kosugi, Kane Kosugi

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The Order Jean-Claude Van Damme, Charlton Heston, Sofia Milos

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Inferno Jean-Claude Van Damme, Jaime Pressly, Danny Trejo

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Until Death Jean-Claude Van Damme, Stephen Rea, Gary Beadle

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Second in Command Jean-Claude Van Damme, Julie Cox, Razaaq Adoti

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Kung Fu Panda 2 Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman

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The Hard Corps Jean-Claude Van Damme, Vivica A. Fox, Brenda Crichlow

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Missing in Action Chuck Norris, Jean-Claude Van Damme, M. Emmet Walsh

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Dragon Eyes Jean-Claude Van Damme, Peter Weller, Cung Le

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The Shepherd: Border Patrol Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins, Natalie J. Robb

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Derailed Jean-Claude Van Damme, Laura Harring, Dayton Callie

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Pound of Flesh Jean-Claude Van Damme, Darren Shahlavi, Charlotte Peters

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Desert Heat Cory Baker, Shawn Peters, Scott Roberts

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Full Love Jean-Claude Van Damme, Claudia Bassols, David Firestar

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Kickboxer: Vengeance Alain Moussi

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Narco Diane Kruger, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Guillaume Canet

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Beur sur la ville Jean-Claude Van Damme, Sandrine Kiberlain, Gérard Jugnot

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The Exam Jean-Claude Van Damme, Tuba Büyüküstün, Itır Esen

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Kung Fu Panda 3 Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman

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Enemies Closer Jean-Claude Van Damme, Zahary Baharov

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Barbarous Street Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bernard Giraudeau, Michel Auclair