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List of the best Peter Fonda movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Though he is best known for playing the role of Wyatt in the 1969 film Easy Rider, Peter Fonda's filmography is full of brilliant work. Peter Fonda'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 Peter Fonda movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Peter Fonda movies will be at the top of the list. Peter Fonda has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Peter Fonda movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Peter Fonda films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different films, like 3:10 to Yuma and Ghost Rider.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Peter Fonda movies?" and "What are the greatest Peter Fonda roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Fonda's freewheeling films, you might also enjoy our list of best Dennis Hopper movies and best Jack Nicholson movies.

Steven Soderbergh and Mark Steven Johnson have both worked with Peter Fonda over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. If Peter Fonda movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Rod Steiger and Warren Beatty too.

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Easy Rider: The Ride Back Jack Nicholson, Dennis Hopper Bridget Fonda

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Ulee's Gold Jessica Biel, Peter Fonda Patricia Richardson

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Dirty Mary, Crazy Larry Peter Fonda, Vic Morrow Susan George

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Race with the Devil Peter Fonda, Warren Oates Loretta Swit

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3:10 to Yuma Christian Bale, Russell Crowe Logan Lerman

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Spirits of the Dead Jane Fonda, Brigitte Bardot Vincent Price

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Wild Hogs John Travolta, Marisa Tomei Martin Lawrence

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Ghost Rider Nicolas Cage, Eva Mendes Rebel Wilson

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The Wild Angels Bruce Dern, Peter Fonda Nancy Sinatra

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The Cannonball Run Farrah Fawcett, Terry Bradshaw Burt Reynolds

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Futureworld Peter Fonda, Yul Brynner Blythe Danner

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The Hired Hand Peter Fonda, Warren Oates Severn Darden

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Escape from L.A. Kurt Russell, Steve Buscemi Pam Grier

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The Trip Dennis Hopper, Bruce Dern Peter Fonda

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Open Season William Holden, Peter Fonda Alberto de Mendoza

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The Last Movie Dennis Hopper, Kris Kristofferson Peter Fonda

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The Limey Melissa George, Terence Stamp Peter Fonda

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Outlaw Blues Peter Fonda, Susan Saint James Michael Lerner

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Dance of the Dwarfs Peter Fonda, John Amos Deborah Raffin

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Thomas and the Magic Railroad Alec Baldwin, Mara Wilson Peter Fonda

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The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day Willem Dafoe, Julie Benz Judd Nelson

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Fighting Mad Peter Fonda, Scott Glenn Noble Willingham

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The Passion of Ayn Rand Helen Mirren, Peter Fonda Julie Delpy

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Love and a .45 Renée Zellweger, Peter Fonda Rory Cochrane

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The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things Winona Ryder, Jeremy Renner Willa Holland

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Two People Peter Fonda, Lindsay Wagner Estelle Parsons

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Grace of My Heart Matt Dillon, Bridget Fonda Peter Fonda

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The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll Lauren Holly, Aimee Teegarden Peter Fonda

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The Maldonado Miracle is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Peter Fonda Movies
The Maldonado Miracle Peter Fonda, Mare Winningham Rubén Blades

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Deadfall Charlie Sheen, Nicolas Cage James Coburn

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A Reason to Live Peter Fonda, Ricky Schroder Tracey Gold

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Split Image James Woods, Peter Fonda Brian Dennehy

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Lilith is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Peter Fonda Movies
Lilith Gene Hackman, Warren Beatty Peter Fonda

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The Tempest is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Peter Fonda Movies
The Tempest Katherine Heigl, Peter Fonda John Glover

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American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James Peter Fonda, Jeffrey Combs George Stults

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Supernova Angela Bassett, James Spader Robin Tunney

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Wooly Boys Kris Kristofferson, Peter Fonda Keith Carradine

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Back When We Were Grownups Faye Dunaway, Peter Fonda Allison Scagliotti

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Killer Force is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Peter Fonda Movies
Killer Force O. J. Simpson, Christopher Lee Peter Fonda

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Enemy Tia Carrere, Peter Fonda Mako Iwamatsu

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High-Ballin' Peter Fonda, Michael Ironside Jerry Reed

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The Rose Garden Peter Fonda, Liv Ullmann Maximilian Schell

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A Thief of Time Peter Fonda, Graham Greene Adam Beach

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The Hostage Tower Peter Fonda, Douglas Fairbanks Jr.

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Journey to the Center of the Earth Peter Fonda, Victoria Pratt Ricky Schroder

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Spasms Peter Fonda, Oliver Reed Al Waxman

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Molly & Gina is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Peter Fonda Movies
Molly & Gina Elizabeth Berkley, Stella Stevens Peter Fonda

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Painted Hero Peter Fonda, Walton Goggins Dwight Yoakam

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Second Skin Natasha Henstridge, Peter Fonda Angus Macfadyen

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The Laramie Project Christina Ricci, Steve Buscemi Janeane Garofalo