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This list of the best Kevin Costner movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. Kevin Costner became an Oscar-winner when his 1990 film Dances with Wolves took home the top prize at the Academy Awards. Kevin Costner'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 Kevin Costner movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Kevin Costner movies will be at the top of the list. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Kevin Costner movies?" and "What are the greatest Kevin Costner roles of all time?" Do you prefer the films starring a young Kevin Costner or the titles he's in as a more mature actor? The greatest Kevin Costner performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. This list of his illustrious and often sports related filmography includes movies like Field of Dreams and The Untouchables.If you think the best Kevin Costner role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you're a fan of Costner's epic stories, you might also enjoy our list of best Mel Gibson movies and best Russell Crowe movies.

Kevin Costner is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Ron Howard, Brian De Palma and Joseph McGinty Nichol. If Kevin Costner movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Kurt Russell and Mel Gibson too.

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Dances with Wolves Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Charles Rocket

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Field of Dreams Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Kevin Costner

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522 82
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The Untouchables Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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535 173
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The Bodyguard Whitney Houston, Kevin Costner, Debbie Reynolds

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496 98
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Bull Durham Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins

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456 125
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Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Morgan Freeman, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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464 127
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Tin Cup Kevin Costner, Rene Russo, Don Johnson

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388 102
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JFK Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon

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446 108
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For Love of the Game Kevin Costner, Kelly Preston, J.K. Simmons

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422 86
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Open Range Kevin Costner, Robert Duvall, Annette Bening

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Wyatt Earp Kevin Costner, Gene Hackman, Téa Leoni

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267 74
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Silverado Kevin Costner, John Cleese, Kevin Kline

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363 95
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The Guardian Kevin Costner, Ashton Kutcher, Sela Ward

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265 84
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A Perfect World Clint Eastwood, Kevin Costner, Laura Dern

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303 113
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The Postman Kevin Costner, Tom Petty, Mary Stuart Masterson

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Thirteen Days Kevin Costner, Bruce Greenwood, Chip Esten

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Message in a Bottle Hayden Panettiere, Kevin Costner, Paul Newman

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200 49
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No Way Out Brad Pitt, Kevin Costner, Gene Hackman

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304 174
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Waterworld Kevin Costner, Jack Black, Dennis Hopper

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293 60
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Draft Day Kevin Costner

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Revenge Kevin Costner, Madeleine Stowe, Anthony Quinn

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Mr. Brooks Demi Moore, Kevin Costner, Danielle Panabaker

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Mcfarland, USA Kevin Costner, Maria Bello, Morgan Saylor

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214 87
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Dragonfly Kevin Costner, Kathy Bates, Linda Hunt

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145 81
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Rumor Has It Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Costner, Dustin Hoffman

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147 84
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3000 Miles to Graceland Courteney Cox, Kevin Costner, Kurt Russell

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131 41
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3 Days to Kill Amber Heard, Kevin Costner, Hailee Steinfeld

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Swing Vote Kevin Costner, Kelsey Grammer, Willie Nelson

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The Upside of Anger Evan Rachel Wood, Kevin Costner, Keri Russell

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bamagram added Hatfields & McCoys Kevin Costner, Tom Berenger, Bill Paxton

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Draft Day Natt Tangnimitthana, Jetsada Taesombat, Jaa Kongwiang

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Man of Steel Amy Adams, Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner

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The War Kevin Costner, Elijah Wood, Christine Baranski

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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Keira Knightley, Kevin Costner, Chris Pine

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105 68
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Fandango Kevin Costner, Judd Nelson, E.G. Daily

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American Flyers Kevin Costner, Jennifer Grey, Alexandra Paul

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Black or White Kevin Costner, Gillian Jacobs, Octavia Spencer

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The Company Men Ben Affleck, Kevin Costner, Tommy Lee Jones

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Criminal Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Tommy Lee Jones

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The New Daughter Kevin Costner, Samantha Mathis, Noah Taylor

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Amy Adams, Ben Affleck, Alec Baldwin

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The Big Chill Glenn Close, Kevin Kline, Jeff Goldblum

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Night Shift Kevin Costner, Shannen Doherty, Michael Keaton

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Play It to the Bone Mike Tyson, Lucy Liu, Kevin Costner

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On Native Soil Kevin Costner, Hilary Swank

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Testament Kevin Costner, Rebecca De Mornay, Jane Alexander

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Sizzle Beach, U.S.A. Kevin Costner, Peter Risch, Roselyn Royce

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Hidden Figures Tariji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae

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Stacy's Knights Kevin Costner, Mike Reynolds, Shashawnee Hall