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

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

List is made up of a variety of films, including The List and Escape to Witch Mountain.

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

Brad Dourif is no stranger to working with popular directors, including David Lynch, Peter Jackson and Rob Zombie.

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Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Christopher Lloyd - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a 1975 drama film written by Lawrence Hauben and Bo Goldman and directed by Miloš Forman.

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Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon - Child's Play is a 1988 American horror film directed by Tom Holland, written by Tom Holland, Don Mancini, and John Lafia, and starring Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent, and Brad ...more

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Samuel L. Jackson, George C. Scott, Brad Dourif - The Exorcist III is a 1989 American supernatural horror film written and directed by William Peter Blatty. It is the third installment of The Exorcist series and a film adaptation of Blatty's ...more

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Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler - The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a 2002 epic fantasy film directed by Peter Jackson and based on the second volume of J. R. R. Tolkien's novel The Lord of the Rings. It is the second ...more

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Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper, Laura Dern - Blue Velvet is a 1986 American mystery thriller flm, written and directed by David Lynch. The film stars Kyle MacLachlan, Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper and Laura Dern. The title is taken ...more

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Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler - The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is a 2003 epic fantasy drama film directed by Peter Jackson based on the second and third volumes of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings. It is ...more

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Winona Ryder, Sigourney Weaver, Ron Perlman - Alien: Resurrection is a 1997 American science fiction action horror film directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet and written by Joss Whedon. It is the fourth installment in the Alien film series, and ...more

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Willem Dafoe, Gene Hackman, Frances McDormand - Mississippi Burning is a 1988 American crime thriller film directed by Alan Parker and written by Chris Gerolmo. It was loosely based on the FBI investigation into the murders of three civil ...more

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Jenny Agutter, Brad Dourif, Beth Grant - Child's Play 2 is a 1990 American horror film, the sequel to Child's Play, written by Don Mancini and directed by John Lafia. It was released on November 9, 1990, exactly two years after the ...more

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Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Perrey Reeves - Child's Play 3 is a 1991 horror film. It is the third installment in the Child's Play series, with Brad Dourif returning as the voice of Chucky. Although released only one year later, the story ...more

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John Huston, Ned Beatty, Brad Dourif - Wise Blood is an American 1979 drama film directed by John Huston and based on the 1952 novel Wise Blood by Flannery O'Connor. It was filmed mostly in and around Macon, Georgia, near O'Connor's ...more

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Urban Legend is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Brad Dourif Movies
Jared Leto, Tara Reid, Alicia Witt - Urban Legend is a 1998 slasher film starring Jared Leto and Alicia Witt. The film is based on the premise that a killer is using the methods of death described in certain urban legends as a ...more

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Katherine Heigl, Jennifer Tilly, John Ritter - Bride of Chucky is a 1998 black comedy horror film distributed by Universal Pictures. It is the fourth installment in the Child's Play film series. The film is written by Don Mancini and ...more

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Halloween is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Brad Dourif Movies
Malcolm McDowell, Danny Trejo, Danielle Harris - Halloween is a 2007 American slasher film written, directed, and produced by Rob Zombie. The film is a remake/reimagining of the 1978 horror film of the same name; it is a reboot of the ...more

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Malcolm McDowell, Octavia Spencer, Danielle Harris - H2 is a 2009 summer release directed by Rob Zombie, starring Scout Taylor-Compton, Malcolm McDowell, Ezra Buzzington, Daniel Roebuck, Danielle Harris, and Tyler Mane.

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Mickey Rourke, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Bridges - Heaven's Gate is a 1980 American epic Western film written and directed by Michael Cimino. Loosely based on the Johnson County War, it portrays a fictional dispute between land barons and ...more

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Brad Dourif, Stephen Macht, Andrew Divoff - Graveyard Shift is a 1990 film directed by Ralph S. Singleton, written by John Esposito and based on the short story of the same name by Stephen King. First published in the 1970 issue of ...more

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Jennifer Tilly, Martha Stewart, Redman - Seed of Chucky is a 2004 comedy horror film and the fifth installment in the Child's Play series. The film was written and directed by Don Mancini, who created Child's Play and has written all ...more

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Whoopi Goldberg, Sam Elliott, Cheech Marin - Fatal Beauty is a 1987 American comedic action thriller film starring Whoopi Goldberg and Sam Elliott, directed by Tom Holland. The screenplay was written by Hilary Henkin and Dean Riesner. The ...more

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Jack Nicholson, Samuel L. Jackson, Fran Drescher - Ragtime is a 1981 American drama film, directed by Miloš Forman, based on 1975 historical novel Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow. The action takes place in and around New York City, New Rochelle, and ...more

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Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon, William H. Macy - Murder in the First is a largely fictitious 1995 film, directed by Marc Rocco, about a petty criminal named Henri Young who is put on trial for murder in the first degree. The film also stars ...more

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Willem Dafoe, Dave Bautista, Chloë Sevigny - My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done? is a 2009 film directed by Werner Herzog and produced by David Lynch, inspired by the story of murderer Mark Yavorsky. Herzog describes the film as "a ...more

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Fairuza Balk, Brad Dourif, Frances Conroy - Humboldt County is a 2008 comedy/drama film by Darren Grodsky and Danny Jacobs. It stars Jeremy Strong, Fairuza Balk, Frances Conroy, Madison Davenport, Brad Dourif, Chris Messina and Peter ...more

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Sting, Patrick Stewart, Alicia Witt - Dune is a 1984 American science fiction film written and directed by David Lynch, based on the 1965 Frank Herbert novel of the same name. The film stars Kyle MacLachlan as Paul Atreides and ...more

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David Spade, Marlon Wayans, Kenya Moore - Senseless is a 1998 American comedy film directed by Penelope Spheeris and written by Greg Erb and Craig Mazin. The film stars Marlon Wayans, David Spade, and Matthew Lillard as college

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Nicolas Cage, Eva Mendes, Val Kilmer - After Katrina, police sergeant Terence McDonagh rescues a prisoner, hurts his back in the process and earns a promotion to lieutenant plus an addiction to cocaine and painkillers. Six months ...more

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Brad Dourif, Kim Delaney, Lindsay Duncan - Body Parts is a 1991 horror thriller film directed by Eric Red and released by Paramount Pictures. The film stars Jeff Fahey, Kim Delaney, Brad Dourif and Zakes Mokae.

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Rachel Weisz, Brad Dourif, William Hootkins - Death Machine is a 1994 British science fiction film written and directed by Stephen Norrington.

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Tommy Lee Jones, Faye Dunaway, Brad Dourif - Eyes of Laura Mars is a 1978 thriller film starring Faye Dunaway and Tommy Lee Jones and directed by Irvin Kershner. The screenplay was adapted from a spec script titled Eyes, written by John ...more

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Selma Blair, Jennifer Coolidge, Brad Dourif - Brown's Requiem is a 1998 film written and directed by Jason Freeland. Brown's Requiem was the first novel by noted crime author James Ellroy, and his third to be adapted to film following L.A. ...more

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Priest is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Brad Dourif Movies
Maggie Q, Lily Collins, Christopher Plummer - Priest is a 2011 American post-apocalyptic dystopia science fiction action horror film starring Paul Bettany as the title character. The film, directed by Scott Stewart, is loosely based on the ...more

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Elisabeth Moss, Robert Vaughn, Brad Dourif - Escape to Witch Mountain is a 1995 American television film directed by Peter Rader and a remake of the 1975 film Escape to Witch Mountain.

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Touching Home is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Brad Dourif Movies
Ed Harris, Lee Meriwether, Brad Dourif - Touching Home is a 2008 American drama film directed by Marin County, California twins Logan and Noah Miller. The film stars Ed Harris, Brad Dourif, and Robert Forster.

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Angela Bassett, Brad Dourif, Martine Beswick - Critters 4 is a 1992 science fiction comedy horror film starring Don Keith Opper, Terrence Mann, Angela Bassett and Brad Dourif. It was directed by Rupert Harvey and written by Harvey, Barry ...more

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Christopher Walken, Brad Dourif, Vincent Spano - The Prophecy 3: The Ascent is a fantasy horror-thriller film, and the third motion picture in The Prophecy series. Christopher Walken and Steve Hytner reprise their roles as the Archangel ...more

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Debbie Gibson, Brad Dourif, Michael Ironside - Soulkeeper is a Sci Fi Pictures original TV-movie that premiered October 13, 2001 on the Sci Fi Channel.

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Brad Dourif, Franklin Chang Díaz, Shannon Lucid - The Wild Blue Yonder is a science fiction film by the German director Werner Herzog, released in 2005. It was presented at the 62nd Venice Film Festival, where it was awarded the FIPRESCI Prize. ...more

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Kristen Bell, Ian Somerhalder, Mischa Barton - Octane is a 2003 thriller film directed by Marcus Adams and starring Madeleine Stowe, Mischa Barton and Norman Reedus. The film follows a divorced mother and her teenage daughter on a late-night ...more

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Brad Dourif, Michael Ironside, Rae Dawn Chong - Chaindance is a 1991 Canadian drama film. The film stars Michael Ironside, Brad Dourif, Rae Dawn Chong, and Don S. Davis as "Sergeant".

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Few Options Michael Sheen, Rainn Wilson, Brad Dourif - Few Options is a 2011 American feature-length crime drama written and directed by George Pappy.

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Death and Cremation is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Brad Dourif Movies
Death and Cremation Brad Dourif, Jeremy Sumpter - Death and Cremation is an independent feature film starring Brad Dourif and Jeremy Sumpter, and is the first feature from Director Justin Steele. The film's supporting cast includes Scott Elrod, ...more

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James Earl Jones, Brad Dourif, William Atherton - Grim Prairie Tales is a 1990 American horror film, directed and written by Wayne Coe, and starring James Earl Jones and Brad Dourif. It is an anthology film of four western stories, told by two ...more

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Frances McDormand, Brian Cox, Michelle Fairley - Hidden Agenda, directed by Ken Loach, is a political thriller about British state terrorism during the Northern Irish Troubles that depicts the fictional assassination of an American civil ...more

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Brad Dourif, Wilford Brimley, Arnold Vosloo - Progeny is an American science fiction film released in 1999. It was directed by Brian Yuzna and written by Aubrey Solomon and Stuart Gordon. The film stars Arnold Vosloo as Dr. Craig Burton, ...more

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Drew Barrymore, Andy Dick, Dean Cain - Best Men is a 1997 film directed by Tamra Davis and starring Sean Patrick Flanery, Luke Wilson, Andy Dick, Mitchell Whitfield, Fred Ward, Drew Barrymore, and Dean Cain.

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Mound Builders is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Brad Dourif Movies
Mound Builders Brad Dourif, Tanya Berezin, Trish Hawkins -

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Crispin Glover, Bijou Phillips, Brad Dourif - The Wizard of Gore is a 2007 splatter/noir horror film directed by Jeremy Kasten and starring Kip Pardue, Bijou Phillips, Crispin Glover, Joshua Miller, Brad Dourif, Jeffrey Combs, and the ...more

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Nicolas Cage, Samuel L. Jackson, Brad Dourif - Amos & Andrew is a 1993 comedy starring Nicolas Cage and Samuel L. Jackson, filmed in and around Wilmington, North Carolina. It concerns wealthy African-American playwright Andrew Sterling's ...more

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Lock and Roll Forever Joan Jett, Brad Dourif, Lucas Grabeel - Lock and Roll Forever is a 2009 film directed by Chris Grismer.

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Rod Steiger, Brad Dourif, Charles Napier - Cypress Edge is a 2000 film directed by Serge Rodnunsky.