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The Best Frank Grillo Movies 

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

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

Examples include Pride and Glory and The Express.

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

Movie fans who love Frank Grillo have also been known to enjoy films starring Sebastian Stan and Sam Rockwell.

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Warrior is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Jennifer Morrison, Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte

Released: 2011

Directed by: Gavin O'Connor

Warrior is a 2011 American sports drama film directed by Gavin O'Connor and starring Tom Hardy and Joel Edgerton as two estranged brothers whose entrance into a mixed martial arts tournament ...more

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The Grey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney, Frank Grillo

Released: 2011

Directed by: Joe Carnahan

The Grey is a 2011 American survival thriller co-written, produced and directed by Joe Carnahan and starring Liam Neeson, Frank Grillo and Dermot Mulroney. It is based on the short story ...more

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Edge of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Mel Gibson, Ray Winstone, Denis O'Hare

Released: 2010

Directed by: Martin Campbell

Edge of Darkness is a 2010 crime thriller film directed by Martin Campbell and also produced by Michael Wearing, starring Mel Gibson. It was based on the 1985 BBC television series Edge of ...more
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End of Watch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Anna Kendrick, Jake Gyllenhaal, America Ferrera

Released: 2012

Directed by: David Ayer

End of Watch is a 2012 American drama thriller film written and directed by David Ayer. It stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Peña as Brian Taylor and Miguel Zavala, two Los Angeles Police ...more

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Blue Eyes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Frank Grillo, David Rasche, Erica Gimpel

Released: 2009

Directed by: José Joffily

Blue Eyes is a 2009 drama film written by Melanie Dimantas and Paulo Halm and directed by José Joffily.
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The Sweetest Thing is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Cameron Diaz, Christina Applegate, Jason Bateman

Released: 2002

Directed by: Roger Kumble

The Sweetest Thing is a 2002 American romantic comedy film directed by Roger Kumble and written by Nancy Pimental, who based the characters on herself and friend Kate Walsh. It stars Cameron ...more

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Lay the Favorite is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Willis, Vince Vaughn

Released: 2012

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Lay the Favorite is a 2012 American comedy film starring Bruce Willis, Rebecca Hall, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Joshua Jackson. Based on Beth Raymer's memoir of the same title, the film follows a ...more
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Gangster Squad is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Emma Stone, Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling

Released: 2013

Directed by: Ruben Fleischer

This film is a 2013 American film directed by Ruben Fleischer, from a screenplay written by Will Beall and starring Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte, Emma Stone, and Sean Penn. The story is ...more

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iMurders is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
iMurders Gabrielle Anwar, Billy Dee Williams, Charles Durning

Released: 2008

Directed by: Robbie Bryan

iMurders is a 2008 horror film starring Gabrielle Anwar, William Forsythe, and Billy Dee Williams.
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The Express is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Dennis Quaid, Nicole Beharie, Clancy Brown

Released: 2008

Directed by: Gary Fleder

The Express is a 2008 American sports film produced by John Davis and directed by Gary Fleder. The storyline was conceived from a screenplay written by Charles Leavitt from a book titled Ernie ...more

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Mother's Day is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Deborah Ann Woll, A. J. Cook, Jaime King

Released: 2010

Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman

Mother's Day is an American psychological horror film directed by Darren Lynn Bousman. It is a loose remake of Charles Kaufman's 1980 film of the same name and was written by Scott Milam and ...more
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My Soul to Take is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Danai Gurira, Frank Grillo, Max Thieriot

Released: 2010

Directed by: Wes Craven

My Soul to Take is a 2010 American supernatural horror film, written and directed by Wes Craven. It is his first film since 1994's Wes Craven's New Nightmare that he both wrote and directed. The ...more

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Point Blank is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Frank Grillo, Anthony Mackie, Marcia Gay Harden

Released: 2019

Directed by: Joe Lynch

Point Blank is a 2019 action thriller directed by Joe Lynch and a remake of the 2010 film of the same name.
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Boss Level is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Mel Gibson, Frank Grillo, Will Sasso

Released: 2019

Directed by: Joe Carnahan

Boss Level is a 2019 science fiction action film written and directed by Joe Carnahan. A retired special forces soldier, Roy Pulver (Frank Grillo) finds himself trapped in a sinister government ...more
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The Purge: Anarchy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Frank Grillo

Released: 2014

Directed by: James DeMonaco

The Purge: Anarchy is a 2014 American social science fiction action horror directed and written by James DeMonaco. It is the sequel to the 2013 film The Purge and stars Frank Grillo, Carmen ...more
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The Purge: Election Year... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Frank Grillo, Elizabeth Mitchell, Mykelti Williamson

Directed by: James DeMonaco

The Purge: Election Year is a 2016 American dystopian action horror film written and directed by James DeMonaco and starring Frank Grillo, Elizabeth Mitchell and Mykelti Williamson. A sequel to ...more

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Donnybrook is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Frank Grillo, Margaret Qualley, James Badge Dale

Released: 2019

Directed by: Tim Sutton

Donnybrook is a 2018 American-French drama film, written and directed by Tim Sutton. A former soldier (Jamie Bell) competes against a violent drug dealer in a bare-knuckle fight, for a large ...more
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Pride and Glory is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Colin Farrell, Edward Norton, Lake Bell

Released: 2008

Directed by: Gavin O'Connor

Pride and Glory is a 2008 drama film directed by Gavin O'Connor. It stars Edward Norton, Colin Farrell, Jon Voight, and Noah Emmerich. The film was released on October 24, 2008, in the United ...more
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Black and Blue is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Frank Grillo Movies
Naomie Harris, Tyrese Gibson, Mike Colter

Released: 2019

Directed by: Deon Taylor

Black and Blue is a 2019 American action thriller film directed by Deon Taylor. Rookie cop, Alicia West (Naomie Harris) captures the murder of a drug dealer by corrupt cops on her bodycam and ...more