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List Rules Vote for your favorite Brad Pitt character or performance, which doesn't have to be his best movie.

This is a list of Brad Pitt characters, ranked from best to worst along with movie clips when available. These roles are ordered by the number of votes they receive, so only the greatest roles portrayed by Brad Pitt are at the top of the list. Examples of items on this list are Tyler Durden from Fight Club, and Aldo Raine from Inglourious Basterds and many more. The ability to play any kind of role is what makes an actor or actress great, and the diversity of the characters listed below is a testament to that. This list includes both movie and TV performances, so you don't have to choose between one or the other.

If you're asking yourself, "Who is the best Brad Pitt character?" or "What are the top Brad Pitt performances of all time?" then this list will help you out.

Do you think the best Brad Pitt performance isn't as high as it should be? Then vote it up so that it can be number one. You can also make your own version of this greatest Brad Pitt roles list by re-ranking it and putting it in your own order.
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Tyler Durden Fight Club

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David Mills Seven

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Tristan Ludlow Legends of the Fall

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Lt. Aldo Raine Inglourious Basterds

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Mickey O'Neil Snatch

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Achilles Troy

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Louis de Pointe du Lac Interview with the Vampire

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Benjamin Button The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

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Rusty Ryan Ocean's Eleven, Ocean's Thirteen, Ocean's Twelve

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Jeffrey Goines 12 Monkeys

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Floyd True Romance

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Paul Maclean A River Runs Through It

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Jesse James The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

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Young Man in Coffee Shop Meet Joe Black

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Billy Beane Moneyball

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J.D. Thelma & Louise

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Bass 12 Years a Slave

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Michael Sullivan Sleepers

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Early Grayce Kalifornia

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Gerry Lane World War Z

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John Smith Mr. & Mrs. Smith

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Wardaddy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Brad Pitt Characters of All Time
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Heinrich Harrer Seven Years in Tibet

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Jerry Welbach The Mexican

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Chad Feldheimer Burn After Reading

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Metro Man MegaMind

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Jackie Cogan Killing Them Softly

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Rory DevaneyThe Devil's Own The Devil's Own

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Mr. O'BrienThe Tree of Life The Tree of Life

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Brad Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

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Sinbad the Sailor Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas

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Will the KrillHappy Feet Two Happy Feet Two

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Rick The Dark Side of the Sun

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Elliott Fowler The Favor

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Johnny Suede Johnny Suede

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Walker Lovejoy Glory Days (1990)

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Joe Maloney Across the Tracks

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Billy Canton Too Young to Die?

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Brian Happy Together

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Sgt. Bill Mauldin Beyond All Boundaries

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Westray The Counselor

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Billy Two-Fisted Tales

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Cox Contact

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Yuri Trush The Tiger

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Dwight Ingalls is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Brad Pitt Characters of All Time
Dwight Ingalls Cutting Class

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Teddy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Brad Pitt Characters of All Time
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