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List of R-Rated epic movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated epic movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated Epic movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated epic movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated Epic movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated Epic films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated Epic film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

This list is made up of a variety of movies, including Schindler's List and Gladiator.

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Gladiator is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Michael Sheen

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but chickens double d added Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

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Scarface is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
but chickens double d added Michelle Pfeiffer, Al Pacino, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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but chickens double d added Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Vin Diesel

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Goodfellas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
but chickens double d added Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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Braveheart is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
but chickens double d added Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Brendan Gleeson

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9 1
Full Metal Jacket is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
but chickens double d added Stanley Kubrick, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey

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Schindler's List is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

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Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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8 1
Platoon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
but chickens double d added Johnny Depp, Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe

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The Godfather Part II is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
but chickens double d added Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

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Monica Bellucci, Jim Caviezel, Claudia Gerini

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Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

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Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Rose Byrne

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but chickens double d added Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

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Raoul Trujillo, Gerardo Taracena, Israel Contreras

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7 4
Glory is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
Morgan Freeman, Denzel Washington, Matthew Broderick

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6 3
Gangs of New York is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated Epic Movies
but chickens double d added Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Liam Neeson

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but chickens double d added Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

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but chickens double d added Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken

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Tsuyoshi Ihara, Kōji Yakusho, Goro Inagaki

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but chickens double d added Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow

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Tatsuya Nakadai, Susumu Terajima, Jinpachi Nezu

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Takeshi Kusao, Mami Koyama, Tesshō Genda

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but chickens double d added Paul Walker, Ryan Phillippe, Jamie Bell