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List of the best Robert Downey Jr. movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Long before he was Iron Man, Robert Downey Jr. was a member of the Brat Pack appearing in such films as Weird Science and Less Than Zero. Robert Downey Jr.'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 Robert Downey Jr. movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Robert Downey Jr. movies will be at the top of the list. Robert Downey Jr. has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Robert Downey Jr. movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Robert Downey Jr. films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list includes Robert Downey Jr's impressive filmography from The Avengers, Chaplin and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Robert Downey Jr. movies?" and "What are the greatest Robert Downey Jr. roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Downey Jr.'s super-hero performances, you might also enjoy our list of best Christian Bale movies and best Chris Evans movies.

Notable directors that have worked with Robert Downey Jr. include names like Robert Altman, Joss Whedon and Steven Soderbergh. Is Robert Downey Jr. your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Tom Hiddleston and Clark Gregg films lists too.

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

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The Avengers Scarlett Johansson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

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Sherlock Holmes Rachel McAdams, Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law

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Iron Man 2 Scarlett Johansson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

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Iron Man 3 Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Ben Kingsley

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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Rachel McAdams, Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law

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The Avengers: Age of Ultron is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Robert Downey Jr. Movies
The Avengers: Age of Ultron Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr., Cobie Smulders

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Chaplin Robert Downey Jr., Milla Jovovich, Diane Lane

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Tropic Thunder Tom Cruise, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Robert Downey Jr.

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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan

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Zodiac Robert Downey Jr., Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo

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Due Date Charlie Sheen, Robert Downey Jr., Jamie Foxx

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Less Than Zero Brad Pitt, Robert Downey Jr., James Spader

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The Judge Robert Downey Jr., Leighton Meester, Robert Duvall

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Weird Science Robert Downey Jr., Kelly LeBrock, Bill Paxton

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U.S. Marshals Robert Downey Jr., Tommy Lee Jones, Wesley Snipes

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Chances Are Robert Downey Jr., Cybill Shepherd, Mary Stuart Masterson

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Only You Robert Downey Jr., Marisa Tomei, Billy Zane

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Heart and Souls Robert Downey Jr., Elisabeth Shue, Kyra Sedgwick

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Captain America: Civil War is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Robert Downey Jr. Movies
Captain America: Civil War Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chadwick Boseman

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Back to School Robert Downey Jr., Rodney Dangerfield, Sam Kinison

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Natural Born Killers Robert Downey Jr., Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones

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The Soloist Robert Downey Jr., Jamie Foxx, Jena Malone

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Wonder Boys Robert Downey Jr., Katie Holmes, Michael Douglas

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Air America Mel Gibson, Robert Downey Jr., Nancy Travis

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The Pick-up Artist Robert Downey Jr., Dennis Hopper, Molly Ringwald

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Gothika Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr., Penélope Cruz

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The Singing Detective Mel Gibson, Robert Downey Jr., Katie Holmes

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Charlie Bartlett Robert Downey Jr., Kat Dennings, Drake

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Good Night, and Good Luck George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Daniels

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Home for the Holidays Robert Downey Jr., Claire Danes, Holly Hunter

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Fur Nicole Kidman, Robert Downey Jr., Ty Burrell

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Soapdish Robert Downey Jr., Teri Hatcher, Whoopi Goldberg

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Johnny Be Good Robert Downey Jr., Uma Thurman, Jennifer Tilly

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Restoration Robert Downey Jr., Meg Ryan, Ian McKellen

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True Believer Robert Downey Jr., Woody Harrelson, James Woods

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A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints Robert Downey Jr., Channing Tatum, Shia LaBeouf

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A Scanner Darkly Robert Downey Jr., Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder

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Bowfinger Robert Downey Jr., Eddie Murphy, Heather Graham

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Marvel One Shots Clark Gregg, William Hurt, Robert Downey Jr.

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Hail Caesar Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson, Judd Nelson

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Tuff Turf Robert Downey Jr., James Spader, Kim Richards

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Two Girls and a Guy Robert Downey Jr., Heather Graham, Frederique van der Wal

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Richard III Robert Downey Jr., Ian McKellen, Annette Bening

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1969 Robert Downey Jr., Winona Ryder, Kiefer Sutherland

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In Dreams Robert Downey Jr., Annette Bening, Aidan Quinn

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Firstborn Robert Downey Jr., Sarah Jessica Parker, Corey Haim

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The Gingerbread Man Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, Famke Janssen

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Short Cuts Robert Downey Jr., Julianne Moore, Tim Robbins

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Friends & Lovers Robert Downey Jr., Claudia Schiffer, Stephen Baldwin