The Best Revenge Movies Films
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The Best Revenge Movies

List Criteria: Movies must contain a revenge plot.

A list of the best revenge movies. These are the best revenge films ever made. If you believe we missed something that should be on the list of the best revenge movies of all time, please feel free to add it to the list yourself. Revenge is a dish best served cold... it also can be one of the most satisfying events to witness first hand. This makes "vengeance" a fantastic theme for movies about revenge. This list of revenge films includes all genres, even revenge horror movies, although most of them are going to be action or dramas.

If a suspenseful revenge plot is on your agenda for the day, be sure to check out these top revenge films. We're not saying vengeance or payback is always the answer, but if you're into films that make you grin with schadenfreude then these are the movies for you! This revenge movies list is ranked in order of votes, so vote for the best revenge thrillers so they rise to the top.

What is your top revenge movie? Take a look at this revenge movies list and vote for the movie you think is the best.

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  1. 1
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    Michael Sheen, Al Hunter Ashton, Russell Crowe Released: 2000

    ) open buy now
  2. 2
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    Holly Valance, Maggie Grace, Tamara Witmer Released: 2008

    ) open buy now
  3. 3
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    most listed & added by PeteBoyle
    Gary Oldman, Danny Aiello, Jean-Hugues Anglade

    ) open buy now
  4. 4
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    - 79

    Christopher Walken, Marc Anthony, Mickey Rourke Released: 2004

    ) open buy now
  5. 5
    + 194
    - 73

    Robert Duvall, Sofia Coppola, Diane Keaton Released: 1972

    ) open buy now
  6. 6
    + 192
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    Roger Bart, Gerard Butler, Leslie Bibb

    ) open buy now
  7. 7
    + 204
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    Lucy Liu, David Carradine, Vivica A. Fox

    ) open buy now
  8. 8
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    Vincent Gil, David Bracks, Reg Evans Released: 1979

    ) open buy now
  9. 9
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    John Hurt, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea Released: 2006

    ) open buy now
  10. 10
    + 153
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    added by WarrenMitchell
    Lucy Liu, David Carradine, Vivica A. Fox

    ) open buy now
  11. 11
    + 153
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    Bai Ling, Ernie Hudson, Jon Polito Released: 1994

    ) open buy now
  12. 12
    + 151
    - 64

    Yoon Jin-seo, Dae-Yeon Lee, Yoo Ji-tae Released: 2003

    ) open buy now
  13. 13
    + 166
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    James Frain, Jim Caviezel, Luis Guzmán Released: 2002

    ) open buy now
  14. 14
    + 140
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    added by PeteBoyle
    Maggie Cheung, Rod Taylor, Christoph Waltz

    ) open buy now
  15. 15
    + 99
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    added by PeteBoyle
    Klaus Kinski, Clint Eastwood, Peter Lee Lawrence

    ) open buy now
  16. 16
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    added by PeteBoyle
    Franco Nero, Don Johnson, Bruce Dern

    ) open buy now
  17. 17
    + 125
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    Lucy Liu, James Coburn, Kris Kristofferson Released: 1999

    ) open buy now
  18. 18
    + 101
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    Joe Pantoliano, Carrie-Anne Moss, Jorja Fox Released: 2001

    ) open buy now
  19. 19
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    Gene Hackman, Liisa Repo-Martell, Clint Eastwood

    ) open buy now
  20. 20
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    Claudia Cardinale, Lionel Stander, Henry Fonda Released: 1968

    ) open buy now
  21. 21
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    Jeff Goldblum, Olympia Dukakis, Hope Lange Released: 1974

    ) open buy now
  22. 22
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    added by Bootsdad
    Chief Dan George, Clint Eastwood, Sam Bottoms

    ) open buy now
  23. 23
    + 63
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    added by Bootsdad
    Clint Eastwood, Mitchell Ryan, Stefan Gierasch

    ) open buy now
  24. 24
    + 90
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    added by wiabux
    Daniel Day-Lewis, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly

    ) open buy now
  25. 25
    + 135
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    added by mdog12804
    Thomas Jane, Laura Harring, Ben Foster

    ) open buy now
  26. 26
    + 86
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    added by wiabux
    Lucy Liu, Ben Kingsley, Danny Aiello

    ) open buy now
  27. 27
    + 104
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    Mark Knopfler, Billy Crystal, Peter Cook Released: 1987

    ) open buy now
  28. 28
    + 91
    - 55

    Betty Buckley, Piper Laurie, Amy Irving Released: 1976

    ) open buy now
  29. 29
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    Steve Buscemi, Antonio Banderas, Quentin Tarantino Released: 1995

    ) open buy now
  30. 30
    + 60
    - 49

    Joe Don Baker, Robert De Niro, Gregory Peck Released: 1991

    ) open buy now
  31. 31
    + 53
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    ranked low on reranks & added by codya683
    Brian Cox, Ian Bannen, Brendan Gleeson

    ) open buy now
  32. 32
    + 51
    - 38

    added by wiabux
    Minnie Driver, Dash Mihok, Ruth Maleczech

    ) open buy now
  33. 33
    + 48
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    Eric Bana, Mathieu Kassovitz, Marie-Josée Croze Released: 2005

    ) open buy now
  34. 34
    + 43
    - 32

    added by PeteBoyle
    Emily Mortimer, David Bradley, Sean Harris

    ) open buy now
  35. 35
    + 28
    - 5

    added by MatthewGill
    Clint Eastwood, Davis Gloff, Carlos Guadarrama

    ) open buy now
  36. 36
    + 67
    - 41

    added by wiabux
    Tracey Walter, Andrew Howard, Jeff Branson

    ) open buy now
  37. 37
    + 34
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    often listed
    Rachael Leigh Cook, Tom Sizemore, Mickey Rourke Released: 1971

    ) open buy now
  38. 38
    + 35
    - 46

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Mary Steenburgen, Terrence Howard, Jodie Foster Released: 2007

    ) open buy now
  39. 39
    + 82
    - 47

    added by PeteBoyle
    Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, Dakin Matthews

    ) open buy now
  40. 40
    + 44
    - 19

    ranked low on reranks & added by Richard777
    Roy Chiao, Billy Chan, Hoi Mang

    ) open buy now
  41. 41
    + 25
    - 42

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Richard Basehart, Orson Welles, Bernard Miles Released: 1956

    ) open buy now
  42. 42
    + 29
    - 7

    ranked low on reranks & added by MartijnMartens
    Ian McShane, Keanu Reeves, John Leguizamo

    ) open buy now
  43. 43
    + 23
    - 42

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Alan Bates, Ian Holm, Stephen Dillane Released: 1996

    ) open buy now
  44. 44
    + 49
    - 35

    added by wiabux
    Antonio Banderas, Pedro Armendáriz, Jr.

    ) open buy now
  45. 45
    + 30
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    often listed & added by Bootsdad
    Laurie Bartram, Walt Gorney, Tom Savini

    ) open buy now
  46. 46
    + 44
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    added by Richard777
    Billy Bob Thornton, Jason Priestley, Bill Paxton

    ) open buy now
  47. 47
    + 18
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    added by MatthewGill
    Elisabeth Shue, Ralph Macchio, Larry Drake

    ) open buy now
  48. 48
    + 11
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    often listed & added by PeteBoyle
    Luigi Pistilli, Mario Brega, Anthony Dawson

    ) open buy now
  49. 49
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    Telly Savalas, Gregory Peck, Edward Platt

    ) open buy now
  50. 50
    + 22
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    often listed
    Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton, Elizabeth Wilson Released: 1980

    ) open buy now
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