films The Best Mark Wahlberg Movies  

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This list of the best Mark Wahlberg movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available.  Mark Wahlberg, originally known as "Marky Mark,"  has been acting since 1993, but it wasn't until he played Dirk Diggler in Boogie Nights in 1997 that he truly showed his talents. Mark Wahlberg'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 Mark Wahlberg movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Mark Wahlberg movies will be at the top of the list.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Mark Wahlberg movies?" and "What are the greatest Mark Wahlberg roles of all time?" Do you prefer new Mark Walhberg movies, his older flicks, or the ones when he teams up with The Rock? The greatest Mark Wahlberg performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.   This Mark Wahlberg (NOT "Walberg" or "Wahlburg," BTW) filmography includes famous movies likeThe Fighter and The Departed, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best. If you think the best Mark Wahlberg role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Wahlberg's tough-guy persona, you might also enjoy our list of the best Christian Bale movies and best Alec Baldwin movies.

Michael Bay and Tim Burton are among those who have directed Mark Wahlberg at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. If Mark Wahlberg movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Ben Stiller and Joseph Gordon-Levitt too.

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Shooter Mark Wahlberg, Kate Mara, Rhona Mitra

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The Departed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mark Wahlberg Movies
The Departed Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin

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The Fighter Amy Adams, Christian Bale, Mark Wahlberg

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Four Brothers SofĂ­a Vergara, Mark Wahlberg, Taraji P. Henson

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The Italian Job Charlize Theron, Kelly Brook, Mark Wahlberg

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Ted Mila Kunis, Mark Wahlberg, Ryan Reynolds

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The Other Guys Eva Mendes, Dwayne Johnson, Mark Wahlberg

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The Perfect Storm George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane

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Invincible Elizabeth Banks, Mark Wahlberg, Randy Couture

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Fear Reese Witherspoon, Alyssa Milano, Mark Wahlberg

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Boogie Nights is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Mark Wahlberg Movies
Boogie Nights Julianne Moore, Mark Wahlberg, Heather Graham

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Contraband Kate Beckinsale, Mark Wahlberg, J.K. Simmons

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Three Kings George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube

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Rock Star Jennifer Aniston, Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Hunter

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Pain & Gain Dwayne Johnson, Mark Wahlberg, Ed Harris

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The Basketball Diaries Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Juliette Lewis

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The Lovely Bones Rachel Weisz, Mark Wahlberg, Susan Sarandon

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We Own the Night Eva Mendes, Mark Wahlberg, Robert Duvall

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Deepwater Horizon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Mark Wahlberg Movies
Deepwater Horizon

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Planet of the Apes Mark Wahlberg, Helena Bonham Carter, Paul Giamatti

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Broken City Catherine Zeta-Jones, Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe

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Lone Survivor Mark Wahlberg, Eric Bana, Taylor Kitsch

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Date Night Mila Kunis, Olivia Munn, Tina Fey

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The Big Hit Christina Applegate, Mark Wahlberg, Elliott Gould

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2 Guns Mark Wahlberg, Denzel Washington, Paula Patton

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Max Payne Mila Kunis, Mark Wahlberg, Olga Kurylenko

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The Yards Charlize Theron, Mark Wahlberg, Joaquin Phoenix

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Renaissance Man Mark Wahlberg, Danny DeVito, Stacey Dash

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The Corruptor Mark Wahlberg, Brian Cox, Chow Yun-Fat

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Transformers: Age of Extinction Mark Wahlberg, Kelsey Grammer, Stanley Tucci

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Daddy's Home is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Mark Wahlberg Movies
Daddy's Home

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The Happening Zooey Deschanel, Mark Wahlberg, M. Night Shyamalan

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The Brazilian Job Mark Wahlberg, Jason Statham, Mos Def

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The Truth About Charlie Mark Wahlberg, Thandie Newton, Tim Robbins

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I Heart Huckabees Naomi Watts, Isla Fisher, Mark Wahlberg

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Ted 2 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Mark Wahlberg Movies
Ted 2 Amanda Seyfried, Morgan Freeman, Mark Wahlberg

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Traveller Mark Wahlberg, Julianna Margulies, Bill Paxton

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The Gambler Andi Vasluianu, Oana Pellea, Keith Lyle

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Overnight Rachel Blanchard, Anthony LaPaglia, James D'Arcy

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Juvies Mark Wahlberg, Mos Def, Michael Duc Ta

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Entourage Jeremy Piven, Adrian Grenier, Jerry Ferrara

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Good Time Gang is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Mark Wahlberg Movies
Good Time Gang Mark Wahlberg, Jonah Hill