Fictional Characters The Best Bruce Willis Characters of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Bruce Willis roles, which don't have to be from his best movies.

List of Bruce Willis characters, ordered from best to worst along with movie trailers when available. These characters are in order of how many times they've been upvoted, so only the most amazing roles played by Bruce Willis are at the top of the list. The performances below include both film and television appearances, making it the most accurate ranking of Bruce Willis's roles. Everything from John McClane to Dr. Malcolm Crowe is included on this list.

If you think the best Bruce Willis performance isn't as high as it should be, then vote it up so that it has a chance to make it to the top. You can also make your own version of this greatest Bruce Willis roles list by re-ranking it and putting it in your own order.

If you're wondering, "Who is the best Bruce Willis character?" or "What are the top Bruce Willis performances of all time?" then this list will answer your questions.

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John McClane Die Hard, Die Hard 2, Die Hard with a Vengeance

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Korben Dallas The Fifth Element

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Frank Moses RED, RED 2

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Harry S. Stamper Armageddon

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Dr. Malcolm Crowe The Sixth Sense

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Butch Coolidge Pulp Fiction

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David Addison Jr. Moonlighting

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James Cole 12 Monkeys

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Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski The Whole Nine Yards

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50 24
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The Jackal The Jackal

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Mr. Church The Expendables, The Expendables 2

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David Dunn Unbreakable

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Lieutenant A.K. Waters Tears of the Sun

The Best Bruce Willis Movies

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RJ Over the Hedge

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Jimmy 'The Tulip' Tudeski The Whole Ten Yards

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John Hartigan Sin City

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Eddie 'Hudson Hawk' Hawkins Hudson Hawk

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Mikey Look Who's Talking Now, Look Who's Talking, Look Who's Talking Too

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Russell 'Russ' Duritz Disney's The Kid

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John Smith Last Man Standing

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Det. Tom Hardy Striking Distance

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Joe Looper

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Walter Davis Blind Date

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Ernest Menville Death Becomes Her

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Art Jeffries Mercury Rising

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Joseph 'Joe' Blake Bandits

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25 18
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Det. Jack Mosley 16 Blocks

Bruce Willis's Loves & Hookups

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General Joseph Colton G.I. Joe: Retaliation

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Mr. Goodkat Lucky Number Slevin

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Col. William A. McNamara Hart's War

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Jeff Talley Hostage

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Major General William Devereaux The Siege

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Col. Doug Masterson The Astronaut Farmer

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Lt. Muldoon Grindhouse: Planet Terror

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William Rose Bailey Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle

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Sonny Truelove Alpha Dog

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Dr. Bill Capa Color of Night

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Spike Rugrats Go Wild

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Jimmy Monroe Cop Out

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Leo Four Rooms

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Muddy Grimes Beavis and Butt-head Do America

The Best Madeleine Stowe Movies

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Ben Jordan The Story of Us

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Carl Roebuck Nobody's Fool

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Tom Greer Surrogates

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Harrison Hill Perfect Stranger

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Emmett Smith In Country

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Bo Weinberg Billy Bathgate

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Harry Rydell Fast Food Nation