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The Best Barry Pepper Movies 

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Updated September 24, 2019 587 votes 146 voters 9.7k views 31 items

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

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

List is made up of a variety of films, including Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D and Casino Jack.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Barry Pepper movies?" and "What are the greatest Barry Pepper roles of all time?"

Barry Pepper has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Steven Spielberg and Clint Eastwood.

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Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Vin Diesel

Released: 1998

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Saving Private Ryan is a 1998 American epic drama war film set during the Invasion of Normandy in World War II. Directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Robert Rodat, the film is notable for ...more

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Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise, Sam Rockwell

Released: 1999

Directed by: Frank Darabont

The Green Mile is a 1999 American fantasy drama film directed by Frank Darabont and adapted from the 1996 Stephen King novel of the same name. The film is told in a flashback format and stars ...more

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Mel Gibson, Lyndon B. Johnson, Jon Hamm

Released: 2002

Directed by: Randall Wallace

We Were Soldiers is a 2002 film that dramatizes the Battle of Ia Drang on November 14, 1965. The film was directed by Randall Wallace and stars Mel Gibson. It is based on the book We Were ...more

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Paul Walker, Ryan Phillippe, Jamie Bell

Released: 2006

Directed by: Clint 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 ...more

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Anthony Michael Hall, Thomas Jane, Christopher McDonald

Released: 2001

Directed by: Billy Crystal

61* is a 2001 American sports drama film written by Hank Steinberg and directed by Billy Crystal. It stars Barry Pepper as Roger Maris and Thomas Jane as Mickey Mantle on their quest to break ...more
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Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Josh Brolin

Released: 2010

Directed by: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

True Grit is a 2010 American Revisionist Western film directed by the Coen brothers, based on the 1968 novel by Charles Portis. A stubborn teenager (Hailee Steinfeld) enlists the help of a tough ...more

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Edward Norton, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Barry Pepper

Released: 2002

Directed by: Spike Lee

25th Hour is a 2002 American drama film directed by Spike Lee, based on the novel by David Benioff. Cornered by the DEA, convicted New York drug dealer Montgomery Brogan (Edward Norton) ...more

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Michael Bublé, James Cromwell, Barry Pepper

Released: 2003

Directed by: Charles Martin Smith

The Snow Walker is a 2003 Canadian adventure film written and directed by Charles Martin Smith and starring Barry Pepper. Based on the short story Walk Well, My Brother by Farley Mowat, the film ...more

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January Jones, Tommy Lee Jones, Levon Helm

Released: 2005

Directed by: Tommy Lee Jones

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada is a 2005 Mexican-American neo-western film directed by and starring Tommy Lee Jones and written by Guillermo Arriaga. It also stars Barry Pepper, Julio ...more

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Will Smith, Jack Black, Gene Hackman

Released: 1998

Directed by: Tony Scott

Enemy of the State is a 1998 American spy-thriller about a group of rogue U.S. National Security Agency agents conspiring to take out a U.S. Congressman and try to cover up. It was written by ...more

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Elizabeth Mitchell, J.K. Simmons, Barry Pepper

Released: 2004

Directed by: Russell Mulcahy

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Mark Wahlberg, Russell Crowe

Released: 2013

Directed by: Allen Hughes

Broken City is a 2013 American crime thriller film directed by Allen Hughes and written by Brian Tucker. Mark Wahlberg stars as a police officer turned private investigator and Russell Crowe as ...more
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Vin Diesel, John Malkovich, Dennis Hopper

Released: 2001

Directed by: Brian Koppelman, David Levien

Knockaround Guys is a 2001 comedy crime-drama film starring Barry Pepper, Vin Diesel, Seth Green, John Malkovich and Dennis Hopper.
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Victoria Justice, Jim Caviezel, Bridget Moynahan

Released: 2006

Directed by: Simón Brand

Unknown is a 2006 American crime-thriller film directed by Colombian filmmaker Simon Brand and starring Jim Caviezel, Greg Kinnear, Bridget Moynahan, Joe Pantoliano and Barry Pepper about a ...more
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Katie Holmes, Greg Kinnear, Barry Pepper

Released: 2011

Directed by: Joel Surnow

The Kennedys is a Canadian-American television miniseries chronicling the lives of the Kennedy family, including key triumphs and tragedies it has experienced. It stars Greg Kinnear, Barry ...more

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Will Smith, Rosario Dawson, Woody Harrelson

Released: 2008

Directed by: Gabriele Muccino

Seven Pounds is a 2008 American fantasy drama film, directed by Gabriele Muccino, in which Will Smith stars as a man who sets out to change the lives of seven people. Rosario Dawson, Woody ...more

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Mira Sorvino, Cole Hauser, Barry Pepper

Released: 2009

Directed by: Jon Gunn

Like Dandelion Dust is a 2009 drama film directed by Jon Gunn and based on the novel by the same name by Karen Kingsbury. The film won 26 awards at 23 film festivals.
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Dwayne Johnson, Susan Sarandon, Nadine Velazquez

Released: 2013

Directed by: Ric Roman Waugh

Snitch is a 2013 action drama thriller film written by Ric Roman Waugh and Justin Haythe and directed by Ric Roman Waugh.

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Kevin Spacey, Kelly Preston, Rachelle Lefevre

Released: 2010

Directed by: George Hickenlooper

Casino Jack is a 2010 action thriller comedy film starring Kevin Spacey and directed by George Hickenlooper. The film focuses on the career of Washington, D.C. lobbyist and businessman Jack ...more
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Winona Ryder, Barry Pepper, John Bourgeois

Released: 2010

Directed by: John Kent Harrison

When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story is a 2010 American film that premiered on CBS on April 25, 2010. The film was produced by Terry Gould, directed by John Kent Harrison and written ...more
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Willem Dafoe, Claire Forlani, Alan Cumming

Released: 2005

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Ripley Under Ground is a 2005 German–British–French crime thriller directed by Roger Spottiswoode and based on the second novel in Patricia Highsmith's Tom Ripley series. The film stars Barry ...more
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The Lone Ranger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Barry Pepper Movies
Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Armie Hammer

Released: 2013

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

The Lone Ranger is a 2013 action adventure film written by Ted Elliott, Justin Haythe and Terry Rossio and directed by Gore Verbinski.

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John Travolta, Kelly Preston, Forest Whitaker

Released: 2000

Directed by: Roger Christian

This film is a 2000 American dystopian science fiction action film based upon the first half of L. Ron Hubbard's 1982 novel of the same name. Directed by Roger Christian and starring John ...more

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Julian Glover, Barry Pepper, Will Patton

Released: 2009

Directed by: Marc Forby

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We All Fall Down Ryan Reynolds, Brandy Ledford, Rene Auberjonois

Released: 2000

Directed by: Martin Cummins

We All Fall Down is a Canadian drama film, directed by Martin Cummins and released in 2000. The film stars Darcy Belsher as Michael, a young man whose life enters a downward spiral after the ...more