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The Best Adam Beach Movies

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List of the best Adam Beach movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Adam Beach'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 Adam Beach movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Adam Beach movies will be at the top of the list. Adam Beach has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Adam Beach movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Adam Beach films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

Into the Americas and The Song of Hiawatha are only the beginning of the films on this list.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Adam Beach movies?" and "What are the greatest Adam Beach roles of all time?"
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    Mystery, Alaska

    Russell Crowe, Mike Myers

    Released1999

    Directed byJay Roach

    Mystery, Alaska is a 1999 comedy-drama film directed by Jay Roach about an amateur ice hockey team, from the fictional small-town of Mystery, that plays an exhibition game against the New York...  more

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    A Warrior's Heart

    Ashley Greene, Kellan Lutz

    Released2011

    Directed byMichael F. Sears

    A Warrior's Heart is a 2011 romantic/sports drama film directed by Michael F. Sears and starring Kellan Lutz. The film is based on a storyline and screenplay written by the author Martin Dugard....  more

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    Squanto: A Warrior's Tale

    Michael Gambon, Mandy Patinkin

    Released1994

    Directed byXavier Koller

    Squanto: A Warrior's Tale is a 1994 theatrical live action Disney adventure drama film. It was written by Darlene Craviato. Xavier Koller and Christopher Stoia were the directors. It is very loosely...  more
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    Flags of Our Fathers

    Paul Walker, Ryan Phillippe

    Released2006

    Directed byClint Eastwood

    Flags of Our Fathers is a 2006 American film directed, co-produced and scored by Clint Eastwood and written by William Broyles, Jr. and Paul Haggis. It is based on the book of the same name written...  more

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    Dance Me Outside

    Sandrine Holt, Hugh Dillon

    Released1994

    Directed byBruce McDonald

    Dance Me Outside is a 1994 drama film directed and co-written by Bruce McDonald. It was based on a book by W.P. Kinsella....  more
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    Now & Forever

    Mia Kirshner, Callum Keith Rennie

    Released2002

    Directed byBob Clark

    Now & Forever is a 2002 romance film directed by Bob Clark....  more
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    Skinwalkers

    Adam Beach, Wes Studi

    Released2002

    Directed byChris Eyre

    Skinwalkers is a 2002 mystery television film based on the novel by Tony Hillerman, one of a series of mysteries set against contemporary Navajo life in the Southwest. It stars Adam Beach as Jim Chee...  more
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    Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

    Anna Paquin, J.K. Simmons

    Released2007

    Directed byYves Simoneau

    This film is a 2007 television film adapted from the book of the same name by Dee Brown. The film was written by Daniel Giat, directed by Yves Simoneau and produced by HBO Films. The book on which...  more
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    The Big Empty

    Kelsey Grammer, Sean Bean

    Released2003

    Directed bySteve Anderson

    The Big Empty is a 2003 drama film directed and written by Steve Anderson. It stars Jon Favreau as a struggling actor with a bizarre request from his neighbor to deliver a suitcase that he cannot...  more
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    Cowboys & Aliens

    Olivia Wilde, Harrison Ford

    Released2011

    Directed byJon Favreau

    Cowboys & Aliens is a 2011 American science fiction Western film directed by Jon Favreau and starring Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford, and Olivia Wilde. The film is based on the 2006 graphic novel of the...  more

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    Song of Hiawatha

    David Strathairn, Michael Rooker

    Released1997

    Directed byJeffrey Shore

    Song of Hiawatha (a.k.a. The Song of Hiawatha) is a 1997 American adventure film directed by Jeffrey Shore....  more
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    A Thief of Time

    Peter Fonda, Graham Greene

    Released2004

    Directed byChris Eyre

    A Thief of Time is a 2004 film directed by Chris Eyre....  more
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    Smoke Signals

    Perrey Reeves, Cynthia Geary

    Released1998

    Directed byChris Eyre

    Smoke Signals is an independent film directed and co-produced by Chris Eyre and with a screenplay by Sherman Alexie, based on the short story "This Is What It Means to Say Phoenix, Arizona" from his...  more

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    Joe Dirt

    Christopher Walken, Kid Rock

    Released2001

    Directed byDennie Gordon

    Joe Dirt is a 2001 American adventure comedy film starring David Spade, Dennis Miller, Christopher Walken, Brian Thompson, Brittany Daniel, Jaime Pressly, Erik Per Sullivan, and Kid Rock. The film...  more

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    The Art of Woo

    Adam Beach, Sook-Yin Lee

    Released2001

    Directed byHelen Lee

    The Art of Woo is a 2001 Canadian romantic comedy. Written and directed by Helen Lee, the film stars Sook-Yin Lee and Adam Beach....  more
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    American Mystery! Coyote Waits

    Graham Greene, Adam Beach

    Released2003

    Directed byJan Egleson

    American Mystery! Coyote Waits is a 2003 film directed by Jan Egleson....  more
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    Older Than America

    Bradley Cooper, Chris Mulkey

    Released2008

    Directed byGeorgina Lightning

    Older than America is 2008 American suspense drama film directed by Georgina Lightning and starring Adam Beach, Wes Studi, Georgina Lightning and Bradley Cooper. The film explores and highlights the...  more
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    Coyote Summer

    Vinessa Shaw, Ed Lauter

    Released1996

    Directed byMatias Alvarez

    Coyote Summer is a 1996 American family film about a troubled teenager spending the summer on a horse ranch. It was shot in St. George and Virgin, Utah....  more
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    The Last Stop

    Rose McGowan, Callum Keith Rennie

    Released2000

    Directed byMark Malone

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    Windtalkers

    Nicolas Cage, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2002

    Directed byJohn Woo

    Windtalkers is a 2002 American film directed and produced by John Woo, and starring Nicolas Cage and Adam Beach. The film was released in the United States on June 14, 2002....  more

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    Posers

    Jessica Paré, Emily Hampshire

    Released2003

    Directed byKatie Tallo

    Posers is a 2003 drama film written and directed by Katie Tallo....  more
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    Johnny Tootall

    Adam Beach, Ben Cotton

    Released2005

    Directed byShirley Cheechoo

    Johnny Tootall is a 2005 television film written and directed by Shirley Cheechoo and was filmed around Vancouver Island, British Columbia with the Ahousaht Nations people. It won "Best Film" honors...  more
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    Martin Romero: El Rapido

    Jason Priestley, Graham Greene

    Released1966

    Directed byJaime Salvador

    Martín Romero El Rápido is a 1966 Mexican western film. It stars Fernando Casanova....  more
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    The Stranger

    Stone Cold Steve Austin, Erica Cerra

    Released2010

    Directed byRon Lieberman

    The Stranger is a 2010 Canadian-American action film written by Quinn Scott and directed by Robert Lieberman, and starring former WWE wrestler Steve Austin. The film was released on direct-to-DVD and...  more
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    Into the Americas

    Ray Liotta, Kevin Zegers

    Released2012

    Directed byOlivier Megaton

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