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Best Sam Elliott Movies

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List of the best Sam Elliott movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Sam Elliott's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. This actor is very well known in Hollywood, and is no stranger to gracing the big screen as the lead role. The order of these top Sam Elliott movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Sam Elliott movies will be at the top of the list. Sam Elliott has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Sam Elliott movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Sam Elliott films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list has a variety of items, like Gone to Texas and Lifeguard, in it.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Sam Elliott movies?" and "What are the greatest Sam Elliott roles of all time?"
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    Tom Selleck, Sam Elliott, Katharine Ross

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    Sam Elliott, Katharine Ross, James Gammon

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    Mel Gibson, Taylor Momsen, Jon Hamm

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    Val Kilmer, Kurt Russell, Charlton Heston

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    Patrick Swayze, Sam Elliott, Terry Funk

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    Sam Elliott, Kate Capshaw, Tom Conti

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    Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Cloris Leachman

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    The Sacketts Tom Selleck, Sam Elliott, Jeff Osterhage

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    Cher, Laura Dern, Sam Elliott

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    Tom Berenger, Gary Busey, Sam Elliott

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    Eva Mendes, Nicolas Cage, Rebel Wilson

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    Sam Elliott, Donald Moffat, Claudia Christian

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    Tom Berenger, Martin Sheen, Jeff Daniels

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    Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, Eric Bana

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    Sam Elliott, Susan Dey, Nick Stahl

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    Julianne Moore, Tara Reid, Jeff Bridges

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    Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Eva Green

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    Penélope Cruz, Woody Harrelson, Sam Elliott

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    Sam Elliott, James Whitmore, Emilio Delgado

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    November Christmas Sam Elliott, Sarah Paulson, John Corbett

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    Cloris Leachman, Sam Elliott, Abe Vigoda

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    Sam Elliott, Anne Archer, Parker Stevenson

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    Katie Holmes, Robert Duvall, Maria Bello

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    George Clooney, Anna Kendrick, Jason Bateman

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    Emma Stone, Fergie, Owen Wilson

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    Courteney Cox, Andie MacDowell, Wanda Sykes

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    Rebecca Romijn, Jaime King, Sam Elliott

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    James Cromwell, Sam Elliott, Timothy Hutton

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    Sam Elliott, Linda Fiorentino, Bradley Whitford

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    The Ranger, the Cook, and a Hole in the Sky Sam Elliott, Jerry O'Connell, Callum Keith Rennie

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    Whoopi Goldberg, Sam Elliott, Cheech Marin

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    Jennifer Jason Leigh, Sam Elliott, Gregg Allman

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    Elizabeth Banks, Mark Wahlberg, Randy Couture

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    Roger Daltrey, Sam Elliott, Katharine Ross

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    Gary Oldman, Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater

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    George Clooney, Don Cheadle, Richard Dreyfuss

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    Sarah Jessica Parker, Hugh Grant, Elisabeth Moss

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    Sam Elliott, Amy Brenneman, Joan Allen

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    Dog Watch Sam Elliott, Paul Sorvino, Jessica Steen

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    Sam Elliott, R. Lee Ermey, James Gammon

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    Sam Elliott, Ray Milland, Joan Van Ark

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    Melanie Griffith, Liev Schreiber, Reba McEntire

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    The Big Bang Snoop Dogg, Antonio Banderas, Autumn Reeser

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    Sam Elliott, Amanda Plummer, Ray Baker

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    Sam Elliott, Kelly Rutherford, John C. McGinley

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    The Challenge Sam Elliott, James Whitmore, Darren McGavin

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    Sam Elliott, Michael Crawford, Ryan O'Neal

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    Fugitive Nights: Danger in the Desert Sam Elliott

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    The Blue Knight Sam Elliott, Anne Archer

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    Molly and Lawless John Sam Elliott, Vera Miles, Cynthia Myers

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