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The Best Billy Zane Movies

Updated March 6, 2020 3.3k votes 324 voters 52.6k views82 items

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

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

This is a list that includes films like The Set-Up and The Phantom.

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    Titanic

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet
    Titanic is a 1997 American epic romance and disaster film directed by James Cameron. A...  more

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    Tombstone

    Val Kilmer, Kurt Russell
    Tombstone is a 1993 American western film directed by George P. Cosmatos, written by Kevin...  more

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    The Phantom

    Catherine Zeta-Jones, Kristy Swanson
    The Phantom is a 1996 American superhero film directed by Simon Wincer. Based on Lee Falk's...  more

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    Back to the Future

    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd
    Back to the Future is a 1985 American science fiction film directed by Robert Zemeckis. Marty...  more

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    Back to the Future Part II

    Clint Eastwood, Michael J. Fox
    Back to the Future Part II is a 1989 American comic science fiction film and the second...  more

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    Memphis Belle

    John Lithgow, Sean Astin
    Memphis Belle is a 1990 film directed by Michael Caton-Jones and written by Monte Merrick. The...  more

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    Cleopatra

    Timothy Dalton, Richard Armitage
    Cleopatra is a 1999 miniseries adaptation of Margaret George's 1997 historical fiction novel...  more
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    Sniper

    Tom Berenger, Billy Zane
    Sniper is a 1993 American action film starring Tom Berenger and Billy Zane as snipers on an...  more

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    Survival Island

    Kelly Brook, Billy Zane
    Survival Island, also known as Three, is a 2005 Drama Thriller film written and directed by...  more
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    Memory

    Ann-Margret, Tricia Helfer
    Memory is a 2006 American techno-thriller film written by Bennett Joshua Davlin, and starring...  more
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    Critters

    Billy Zane, Dee Wallace
    Critters is a 1986 cult comedy horror science fiction film starring Dee Wallace-Stone, M....  more

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    Orlando

    Tilda Swinton, Billy Zane
    Orlando is a 1992 drama romance film written by Sally Potter and Virginia Woolf and directed...  more

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    Danger Zone

    Robert Downey Jr., Billy Zane
    Danger Zone is a 1996 film directed by Allan Eastman and starring Billy Zane and Robert Downey...  more
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    The Silence of the Hams

    Mel Brooks, Shelley Winters
    The Silence of the Hams is a 1994 parody film directed and written by Italian comedian Ezio...  more

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    Tales from the Crypt presents: Demon Knight

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Billy Zane
    Demon Knight is a 1995 horror film directed by Ernest Dickerson, starring Billy Zane, William...  more

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    Dead Calm

    Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill
    Dead Calm is a 1989 Australian thriller film starring Sam Neill, Nicole Kidman and Billy Zane....  more
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    Invincible

    Billy Zane, Dominic Purcell
    Invincible is a 2001 fantasy / martial arts film starring Billy Zane....  more
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    Posse

    Pam Grier, Big Daddy Kane
    Posse is a 1993 American Western film directed by and starring Mario Van Peebles. Featuring a...  more

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    BloodRayne

    Michelle Rodriguez, Ben Kingsley
    BloodRayne is a 2005 German fantasy action horror film set in 18th-century Romania, directed...  more

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    Vlad

    Billy Zane, Brad Dourif
    Vlad is a 2003 horror film written and directed by Michael D. Sellers....
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    Jada Pinkett Smith, Corey Feldman
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    The Gold Retrievers

    Steve Guttenberg, Billy Zane
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    Susan's Plan

    Dan Aykroyd, Rob Schneider
    Susan's Plan is a 1998 black comedy film directed by John Landis and starring Nastassja...  more