The Best Samuel L. Jackson Movies Films

The Best Samuel L. Jackson Movies

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This list of the best Samuel L. Jackson movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. Samuel L. Jackson has appeared in countless films, but some of his best work has come from his collaboration with Quentin Tarantino including Pulp Fiction and Jackie Brown. Samuel L. Jackson'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 Samuel L. Jackson movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Samuel L. Jackson movies will be at the top of the list.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Samuel L. Jackson movies?" and "What are the greatest Samuel L. Jackson roles of all time?"  The greatest Samuel L. Jackson performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.  Famous flicks like The Avengers and Django Unchained are included on this Samuel L. Jackson filmography, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best. If you think the best Samuel L. Jackson role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you love Jackson's cool characters, you might also enjoy our list of best John Travolta movies and best Robert Downey, Jr. movies. 

Samuel L. Jackson is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Spielberg, George Lucas and M. Night Shyamalan. Movie fans who love Samuel L. Jackson have also been known to enjoy films starring Scarlett Johansson and Tom Hiddleston.

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    John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey, Kevin Spacey

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    Kevin Spacey, Samuel L. Jackson, Paul Giamatti

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    Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Irons

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    Channing Tatum, Samuel L. Jackson, Ashanti

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    Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Quentin Tarantino

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    Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Robin Wright

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    Scarlett Johansson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

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

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Geena Davis, Brian Cox

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter, Jason Lee

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    Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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    Christian Bale, Elizabeth Banks, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Eddie Murphy, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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    Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Diane Kruger

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones

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    Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Martin Lawrence, Spike Lee

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    Ben Affleck, Samuel L. Jackson, Amanda Peet

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    Scarlett Johansson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Tommy Lee Jones, Ben Kingsley

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    Scarlett Johansson, Cobie Smulders, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell, Michelle Rodriguez

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    Natalie Portman, Kat Dennings, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Jada Pinkett Smith, Charles S. Dutton

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    Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson, Eva LaRue

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    Harrison Ford, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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    Samuel L. Jackson, LL Cool J, Thomas Jane

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    Tupac Shakur, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah

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    Samuel L. Jackson, John Cusack, Kate Walsh

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Meagan Good, Diahann Carroll

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    Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Eva Mendes, Dwayne Johnson, Mark Wahlberg

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    Justin Timberlake, Christina Ricci, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Samuel L. Jackson, John Legend, Jennifer Coolidge

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    Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson, Queen Latifah

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    Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Laurence Fishburne, Spike Lee

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    John Travolta, Samuel L. Jackson, Roselyn Sánchez

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    Jennifer Lopez, George Clooney, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Vin Diesel, Eve

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    Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley, Ewan McGregor

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    Denzel Washington, Samuel L. Jackson, Wesley Snipes

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    Kristen Stewart, Rachel Bilson, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Carrie-Anne Moss, Michael Sheen

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Giancarlo Esposito, N'Bushe Wright

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    Nicolas Cage, Samuel L. Jackson, Helen Hunt

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