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The Best Benicio Del Toro Movies

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

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

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    Savages
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    Savages

    Salma Hayek, Blake Lively

    Released2012

    Directed byOliver Stone

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    Traffic
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    Traffic

    Salma Hayek, Catherine Zeta-Jones

    Released2000

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

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    The Way of the Gun
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    The Way of the Gun

    Sarah Silverman, Juliette Lewis

    Released2000

    Directed byChristopher McQuarrie

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    The Fan
    60
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    The Fan

    Robert De Niro, Jack Black

    Released1996

    Directed byTony Scott

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    Basquiat
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    Basquiat

    David Bowie, Courtney Love

    Released1996

    Directed byJulian Schnabel

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    Fearless
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    Fearless

    Jeff Bridges, Isabella Rossellini

    Released1993

    Directed byPeter Weir

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    The Hunted
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    The Hunted

    Johnny Cash, Tommy Lee Jones

    Released2003

    Directed byWilliam Friedkin

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  • 8
    The Usual Suspects
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    The Usual Suspects

    Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro

    Released1994

    Directed byBryan Singer

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  • 9
    The Pledge
    40
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    The Pledge

    Jack Nicholson, Mickey Rourke

    Released2001

    Directed bySean Penn

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  • 10
    Sicario: Day of the Soldado
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    Sicario: Day of the Soldado

    Benicio del Toro, Josh Brolin

    Directed byStefano Sollima

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  • 11
    The Funeral
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    The Funeral

    Christopher Walken, Isabella Rossellini

    Released1996

    Directed byAbel Ferrara

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  • 12
    21 Grams
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    21 Grams

    Naomi Watts, Sean Penn

    Released2003

    Directed byAlejandro González Iñárritu

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  • 13
    Snatch
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    Snatch

    Brad Pitt, Benicio del Toro

    Released2000

    Directed byGuy Ritchie

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  • 14
    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
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    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

    Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz

    Released1998

    Directed byTerry Gilliam

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  • 15
    Swimming with Sharks
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    Swimming with Sharks

    Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro

    Released1994

    Directed byGeorge Huang

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  • 16
    The Argentine
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    The Argentine

    Oscar Isaac, Catalina Sandino Moreno

    Released2008

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

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  • 17
    Licence to Kill
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    Licence to Kill

    Benicio del Toro, Timothy Dalton

    Released1989

    Directed byJohn Glen

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  • 18
    Dora and the Lost City of Gold
    13
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    Isabela Moner, Eugenio Derbez

    Released2019

    Directed byJames Bobin

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  • 19
    Guardians of the Galaxy
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    Guardians of the Galaxy

    Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana

    Released2014

    Directed byJames Gunn

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  • 20
    Che
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    Che

    Benicio del Toro, Demián Bichir

    Released2008

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

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  • 21
    Drug Wars: The Camarena Story
    30
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    Drug Wars: The Camarena Story

    Benicio del Toro, Craig T. Nelson

    Released1990

    Directed byBrian Gibson

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  • 22
    Silence
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    Silence

    Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver

    Released2016

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

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    Thor: The Dark World
    2
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    Thor: The Dark World

    Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman

    Released2013

    Directed byAlan Taylor

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  • 24
    Joyride
    27
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    Joyride

    Tobey Maguire, Benicio del Toro

    Released1996

    Directed byQuinton Peeples

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    The Wolfman
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    The Wolfman

    Emily Blunt, Anthony Hopkins

    Released2010

    Directed byJoe Johnston

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