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The Best Billy Zane Movies

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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.

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

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    Titanic is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Titanic

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet

    Released1997

    Directed byJames Cameron

    Titanic is a 1997 American epic romance and disaster film directed by James Cameron. A... more on Wikipedia

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    Survival Island is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Survival Island

    Kelly Brook, Billy Zane

    Released2005

    Directed byStewart Raffill

    Survival Island, also known as Three, is a 2005 Drama Thriller film written and directed by... more on Wikipedia
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    Critters is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Critters

    Billy Zane, Dee Wallace

    Released1986

    Directed byStephen Herek

    Critters is a 1986 cult comedy horror science fiction film starring Dee Wallace-Stone, M.... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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    Orlando is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Orlando

    Tilda Swinton, Billy Zane

    Released1992

    Directed bySally Potter

    Orlando is a 1992 drama romance film written by Sally Potter and Virginia Woolf and directed... more on Wikipedia

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    BloodRayne is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    BloodRayne

    Michelle Rodriguez, Ben Kingsley

    Released2005

    Directed byUwe Boll

    BloodRayne is a 2005 German fantasy action horror film set in 18th-century Romania, directed... more on Wikipedia

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    Danger Zone is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Danger Zone

    Robert Downey Jr., Billy Zane

    Released1997

    Directed byAllan Eastman

    Danger Zone is a 1996 film directed by Allan Eastman and starring Billy Zane and Robert Downey... more on Wikipedia

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    Tombstone is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Tombstone

    Val Kilmer, Kurt Russell

    Released1993

    Directed byKevin Jarre, George P. Cosmatos

    Tombstone is a 1993 American western film directed by George P. Cosmatos, written by Kevin... more on Wikipedia

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    The Silence of the Hams is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    The Silence of the Hams

    Mel Brooks, Shelley Winters

    Released1994

    Directed byEzio Greggio

    The Silence of the Hams is a 1994 parody film directed and written by Italian comedian Ezio... more on Wikipedia

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    Tales from the Crypt presents: is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Tales from the Crypt presents: Demon Knight

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Billy Zane

    Released1995

    Directed byErnest R. Dickerson, Gilbert Adler

    Demon Knight is a 1995 horror film directed by Ernest Dickerson, starring Billy Zane, William... more on Wikipedia

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    Dead Calm is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Dead Calm

    Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill

    Released1989

    Directed byPhillip Noyce

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

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    Pocahontas II: Journey to a Ne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Released1998

    Directed byTom Ellery, Bradley Raymond

    Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World is a 1998 straight-to-video sequel to the 1995 Disney... more on Wikipedia
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    The Scorpion King 3: Battle fo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies

    Released2012

    Directed byRoel Reiné

    The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption is a 2012 direct-to-video film released on January... more on Wikipedia
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    Posse is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Posse

    Pam Grier, Big Daddy Kane

    Released1993

    Directed byMario Van Peebles

    Posse is a 1993 American Western film directed by and starring Mario Van Peebles. Featuring a... more on Wikipedia
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    Vlad is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Vlad

    Billy Zane, Brad Dourif

    Released2003

    Directed byMichael D. Sellers, Michael Sellers

    Vlad is a 2003 horror film written and directed by Michael D. Sellers.amazon_watch buy button
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    Tales from the Crypt: Deadly D is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Tales from the Crypt: Deadly Duo

    Jada Pinkett Smith, Corey Feldman

    Released1995

    Directed byGilbert Adler

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    Susan's Plan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Susan's Plan

    Dan Aykroyd, Rob Schneider

    Released1998

    Directed byJohn Landis

    Susan's Plan is a 1998 black comedy film directed by John Landis and starring Nastassja... more on Wikipedia
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    Poetic Justice is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Poetic Justice

    Janet Jackson, Keanu Reeves

    Released1993

    Directed byJohn Singleton

    Poetic Justice is a 1993 drama/romance film starring Janet Jackson and Tupac Shakur with... more on Wikipedia

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    Nothing to Declare is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Nothing to Declare

    Billy Zane, Patrick Bergin

    Released1999

    Directed byAlain Zaloum

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    The Mad is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    The Mad

    Billy Zane, Maggie Castle

    Released2007

    Directed byJohn Kalangis

    The Mad is a 2007 comedy/horror film, starring Billy Zane and Maggie Castle, Directed and... more on Wikipedia
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    The Phantom is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    The Phantom

    Catherine Zeta-Jones, Kristy Swanson

    Released1996

    Directed bySimon Wincer

    The Phantom is a 1996 American superhero film directed by Simon Wincer. Based on Lee Falk's... more on Wikipedia

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    Memphis Belle is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Memphis Belle

    John Lithgow, Sean Astin

    Released1990

    Directed byMichael Caton-Jones

    Memphis Belle is a 1990 film directed by Michael Caton-Jones and written by Monte Merrick. The... more on Wikipedia

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    Fishtales is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Fishtales

    Kelly Brook, Billy Zane

    Released2007

    Directed byAlki David

    Fishtales is a 2007 family comedy film directed by Alki David, and starring Billy Zane and... more on Wikipedia
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    CQ is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    CQ

    Natalia Vodianova, Jason Schwartzman

    Released2001

    Directed byRoman Coppola

    CQ is a 2001 film written and directed by Roman Coppola. It was screened out of competition at... more on Wikipedia
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    Mama, I Want to Sing! is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Mama, I Want to Sing!

    Ciara, Patti LaBelle

    Released2010

    Directed byCharles Randolph-Wright

    Mama, I Want to Sing! is an American musical film written and directed by Charles... more on Wikipedia
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    Silver City is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Billy Zane Movies
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    Silver City

    Maria Bello, Daryl Hannah

    Released2004

    Directed byJohn Sayles

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