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List of the best Jeff Bridges movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jeff Bridges has taken on dozens of characters over the years, but after starring in the 1998 film The Big Lebowski, he will forever be known as "The Dude." Jeff Bridges'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 Jeff Bridges movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Jeff Bridges movies will be at the top of the list. Jeff Bridges has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Jeff Bridges movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Jeff Bridges films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list is made up of films like The Fisher King and True Grit.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jeff Bridges movies?" and "What are the greatest Jeff Bridges roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Bridges iconic characters, you might also enjoy our list of best John Goodman movies and best Matt Damon movies.

Jeff Bridges is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Ridley Scott, Stephen Hopkins and Francis Ford Coppola. Jeff Bridges has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Willem Dafoe and Clark Gregg in terms of fame and success.

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The Big Lebowski Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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True Grit Matt Damon, Jeff Bridges, Josh Brolin

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Crazy Heart Colin Farrell, Jeff Bridges, Maggie Gyllenhaal

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Starman Jeff Bridges, John Carpenter, Karen Allen

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The Fisher King Robin Williams, Jeff Bridges, Tom Waits

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The Last Picture Show Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Cloris Leachman

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The Fabulous Baker Boys Michelle Pfeiffer, Jeff Bridges, Jennifer Tilly

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Hell or High Water is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Jeff Bridges Movies

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Tucker: The Man and His Dream Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater, Joan Allen

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Seabiscuit Elizabeth Banks, Jeff Bridges, Tobey Maguire

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Arlington Road Jeff Bridges, Tim Robbins, Joan Cusack

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Thunderbolt and Lightfoot Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, Gary Busey

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Jagged Edge Jeff Bridges, Glenn Close, Lance Henriksen

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Iron Man Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson

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White Squall Jeff Bridges, Ryan Phillippe, Željko Ivanek

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Tron Jeff Bridges, David Warner, Michael Dudikoff

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Blown Away Jeff Bridges, Tommy Lee Jones, Forest Whitaker

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The Vanishing Sandra Bullock, Jeff Bridges, Kiefer Sutherland

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Fearless Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini, Benicio del Toro

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K-PAX Kevin Spacey, Jeff Bridges, Aaron Paul

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The Contender Gary Oldman, Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater

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King Kong Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange, Joe Piscopo

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The Door in the Floor Kim Basinger, Jeff Bridges, Elle Fanning

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The Mirror Has Two Faces Barbra Streisand, Pierce Brosnan, Elle Macpherson

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Tron: Legacy Olivia Wilde, Jeff Bridges, Cillian Murphy

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The Last American Hero Jeff Bridges, Gary Busey, Ned Beatty

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The Morning After Jane Fonda, Jeff Bridges, Kathy Bates

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The Giver Taylor Swift, Katie Holmes, Meryl Streep

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R.I.P.D. is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Jeff Bridges Movies
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The Men Who Stare at Goats George Clooney, Kevin Spacey, Ewan McGregor

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Nadine Kim Basinger, Jeff Bridges, Jerry Stiller

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American Heart Jeff Bridges, Edward Furlong, Lucinda Jenney

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Cutter's Way Jeff Bridges, John Heard, Billy Drago

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Against All Odds Jeff Bridges, James Woods, Alex Karras

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Wild Bill Christina Applegate, Diane Lane, Jeff Bridges

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Fat City Jeff Bridges, Stacy Keach, Candy Clark

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8 Million Ways to Die Jeff Bridges, Andy Garcia, Rosanna Arquette

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Rancho Deluxe Jeff Bridges, Jimmy Buffett, Sam Waterston

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Tideland Jeff Bridges, Jennifer Tilly, Janet McTeer

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Bad Company Jeff Bridges, Geoffrey Lewis, Ed Lauter

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The Last Unicorn Jeff Bridges, Christopher Lee, Angela Lansbury

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How to Lose Friends & Alienate People Megan Fox, Kirsten Dunst, Jeff Bridges

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Masked and Anonymous Penélope Cruz, Bob Dylan, Mickey Rourke

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The Iceman Cometh Jeff Bridges, Lee Marvin, Robert Ryan

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Stick It Jeff Bridges, Missy Peregrym, Kellan Lutz

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Texasville Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Cloris Leachman

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Winter Kills Elizabeth Taylor, Jeff Bridges, Eli Wallach

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Surf's Up Zooey Deschanel, Shia LaBeouf, Jeff Bridges

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Seventh Son Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Kit Harington

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Heaven's Gate Mickey Rourke, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Bridges