The Best Mickey Rourke Movies

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Thought he may not look it anymore, Mickey Rourke was once a heartthrob that every studio wanted to star in their pictures. This is a list of the best Mickey Rourke movies, ranked from best to worst. In the 1980s, he put his name on the map as the star of Diner, Rumble Fish, and the erotic drama 9½ Weeks. After a career as a boxer, he returned to Hollywood with roles in Sin City and Iron Man 2 and as the The Wrestler, for which he was nominated for an Oscar and won a Golden Globe. Mickey Rourke'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 Mickey Rourke movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Mickey Rourke movies will be at the top of the list. Mickey Rourke has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Mickey Rourke movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Mickey Rourke films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

These films, like Buffalo '66 and Barfly include images when available.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Mickey Rourke movies?" and "What are the greatest Mickey Rourke roles of all time?"

Mickey Rourke is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Spielberg, Quentin Tarantino and Tony Scott. Mickey Rourke has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Hulk Hogan and Russell Crowe in terms of fame and success.

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    The Wrestler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies

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    Evan Rachel Wood, Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei

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    Angel Heart is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies

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    Robert De Niro, Mickey Rourke, Lisa Bonet Robert De Niro, Mickey Rourke, Lisa Bonet

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    Barfly is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Faye Dunaway, Charles Bukowski

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    The Pope of Greenwich Village is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Daryl Hannah, Eric Roberts

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    Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke

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    Rumble Fish is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Nicolas Cage, Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane

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    Diner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Kevin Bacon, Ellen Barkin

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    Year of the Dragon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, John Lone, Eddie Jones

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    Johnny Handsome is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Morgan Freeman, Mickey Rourke, Ellen Barkin

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    Man on Fire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Denzel Washington, Dakota Fanning

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    The Expendables is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Bruce Willis

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    Iron Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Scarlett Johansson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

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    The Rainmaker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Matt Damon, Claire Danes, Mickey Rourke

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    Harley Davidson and the Marlbo... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Kelly Hu, Tia Carrere

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    Wild Orchid is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies

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    Mickey Rourke, Jacqueline Bissett, Carré Otis

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    Domino is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Keira Knightley, Lucy Liu, Mickey Rourke

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    Bullet is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Tupac Shakur, Peter Dinklage

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    Desperate Hours is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Anthony Hopkins, Shawnee Smith

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    Once Upon a Time in Mexico is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Johnny Depp, Salma Hayek, Eva Mendes

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    Spun is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Debbie Harry, Brittany Murphy

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    Killshot is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

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    Get Carter is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Sylvester Stallone, Mickey Rourke, Michael Caine

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    A Prayer for the Dying is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Liam Neeson, Bob Hoskins

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    Sin City: A Dame to Kill For is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Jessica Alba, Lady Gaga, Bruce Willis

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    Immortals is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Freida Pinto, John Hurt

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    Homeboy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Christopher Walken, Jon Polito

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    The Last Outlaw is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Steve Buscemi, Keith David

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    White Sands is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Samuel L. Jackson, Willem Dafoe

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    Heaven's Gate is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Bridges

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    1941 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Christopher Lee, Dan Aykroyd

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    The Pledge is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Jack Nicholson, Mickey Rourke, Helen Mirren

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    Animal Factory is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Willem Dafoe, Edward Furlong

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    Buffalo '66 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Christina Ricci, Mickey Rourke, Anjelica Huston

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    9 1/2 Weeks is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies

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    9 1/2 Weeks Wow just thinking about this will turn you on . He is so good looking in this movie , you got to see it. 

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    Amber Heard, Mickey Rourke, Winona Ryder

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    Mickey Rourke, 50 Cent, Emmanuelle Chriqui

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    Shergar: Discover the Heart of... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Ian Holm

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    Fall Time is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Fall Time Mickey Rourke, David Arquette, Stephen Baldwin

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    Eureka is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Gene Hackman, Joe Pesci

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    Passion Play is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Megan Fox, Mickey Rourke, Bill Murray

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    Stormbreaker is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Ewan McGregor, Alicia Silverstone

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    They Crawl is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    They Crawl Mickey Rourke, Tim Thomerson, Grace Zabriskie

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    Point Blank is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Point Blank Mickey Rourke, Danny Trejo, James Gammon

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    Double Team is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Dennis Rodman, Mickey Rourke, Jean-Claude Van Damme

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    Mickey Rourke, Andrew Howard, Jan Decleir

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    Mickey Rourke, Paulina Porizkova, Thomas Jane

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    Fade to Black is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Christopher Lee, Kathy Griffin

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    City in Fear is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    City in Fear Mickey Rourke, Robert Vaughn, Susan Sullivan

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    Penélope Cruz, Bob Dylan, Mickey Rourke

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    Picture Claire is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Mickey Rourke Movies


    Mickey Rourke, Juliette Lewis, Gina Gershon

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