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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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132 25
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David Mills Seven

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Tristan Ludlow Legends of the Fall

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139 37
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Lt. Aldo Raine Inglourious Basterds

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144 44
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Achilles Troy

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118 37
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Mickey O'Neil Snatch

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118 37
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Louis de Pointe du Lac Interview with the Vampire

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116 39
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Rusty Ryan Ocean's Eleven, Ocean's Thirteen, Ocean's Twelve

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102 39
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Benjamin Button The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

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94 35
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Jeffrey Goines 12 Monkeys

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74 27
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Paul Maclean A River Runs Through It

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70 27
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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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50 25
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Floyd True Romance

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J.D. Thelma & Louise

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75 36
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Billy Beane Moneyball

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45 27
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Michael Sullivan Sleepers

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48 27
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Early Grayce Kalifornia

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50 25
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Bass 12 Years a Slave

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85 39
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John Smith Mr. & Mrs. Smith

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69 28
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Gerry Lane World War Z

The Best Superhero Toy Lines

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Jerry Welbach The Mexican

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46 26
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Heinrich Harrer Seven Years in Tibet

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37 25
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Metro Man MegaMind

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Chad Feldheimer Burn After Reading

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30 26
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Rory DevaneyThe Devil's Own The Devil's Own

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The Best Brad Pitt Movies

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Jackie Cogan Killing Them Softly

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12 3
Wardaddy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Brad Pitt Characters of All Time
Michael Corbett added Wardaddy Fury

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

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27 23
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Sinbad the Sailor Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas

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Brad Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

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Rick The Dark Side of the Sun

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Will the KrillHappy Feet Two Happy Feet Two

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Elliott Fowler The Favor

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Joe Maloney Across the Tracks

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Billy Canton Too Young to Die?

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Walker Lovejoy Glory Days (1990)

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Johnny Suede Johnny Suede

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Cox Contact

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Brian Happy Together

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Billy Two-Fisted Tales

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Sgt. Bill Mauldin Beyond All Boundaries

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Westray The Counselor

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8 15
Dwight Ingalls is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Brad Pitt Characters of All Time
Dwight Ingalls Cutting Class

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Yuri Trush The Tiger

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4 15
Teddy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Brad Pitt Characters of All Time
Teddy Johnson A Stoning in Fulham County