Fictional Characters The Best Sylvester Stallone Characters  

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

Sylvester Stallone characters list, 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 played by Sylvester Stallone are at the top of the list. The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different items, including John Rambo and Rocky Balboa. 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 Sylvester Stallone character?" or "What are the top Sylvester Stallone performances of all time?" then this list will help you out.

Do you think the best Sylvester Stallone 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 Sylvester Stallone roles list by re-ranking it and putting it in your own order.
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Rocky IV, Rocky Balboa, Rocky III

2
161 20
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Rambo III, Rambo, Rambo II

3
74 24
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Demolition Man

4
73 25
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5
72 25
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Lincoln Hawk Over the Top

6
76 28
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The Expendables 3, The Expendables 2, The Expendables

7
66 23
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Gabe Walker Cliffhanger

8
68 29
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Tango & Cash

9
50 19
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Lock Up

10
51 20
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Cop Land

11
58 29
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Judge Dredd

12
36 14
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Kit Latura Daylight

13
34 13
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Deke DaSilva Nighthawks

14
33 18
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The Specialist

15
28 14
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Machine Gun Joe Viterbo Death Race, Death Race 2000

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28 16
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Ray Breslin Escape Plan

17
32 20
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Robert Rath Assassins

18
23 14
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Get Carter

19
25 18
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Joe Tanto Driven

20
19 13
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Henry 'Razor' Sharp Grudge Match

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21 18
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Stanley Rosiello The Lords of Flatbush

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18 15
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Weaver Antz

23
22 20
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Jimmy Bobo Bullet to the Head

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18 18
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Cosmo Carboni Paradise Alley

25
17 19
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Sgt. Joe Bomowski Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot