Every Bruce Dern Movie, Ranked

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Vote for your favorite Bruce Dern movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

Over 300 movie fans have come together to vote on this list of Bruce Dern movies and rank them from best to worst. Dern has been a mainstay in the film industry for over six decades, delivering unforgettable performances that range from quirky and eccentric to hauntingly emotional.

His career took off in the late '60s with films like The Wild Angels and Hang 'Em High, but it was his turn as the unstable sailor in Coming Home that earned him critical acclaim and an Academy Award nomination. Since then, he's appeared in numerous films across various genres, showcasing his versatility and depth as an actor.

This list features some of his most iconic roles, including his chilling portrayal of a motivated Freeman Lowell in Silent Running, his scene-stealing performance as Tom Buchanan in the 1974 adaptation of The Great Gatsby, and his heartbreaking turn as Woody Grant in Alexander Payne's Nebraska. But it also includes lesser-known gems such as the hilarious comedy Down Periscope.

Whether you're a die-hard fan or simply looking for your next favorite movie, this ranked list is sure to deliver. So sit back, relax, and prepare for a journey through one man's incredible career. And don't forget to vote up your favorites on the list.

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