This list of the best Burt Reynolds movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. Though the late star started acting in 1958, Burt Reynolds did not receive an Oscar nomination until he appeared in Boogie Nights in 1997. Burt Reynolds's highest grossing movies were huge hits at the box office throughout the '70s and '80s, making him one of the most recognizable actors of all time. The order of this Burt Reynolds movies list is decided by how many votes they receive, so only his most highly rated movies will be at the top.
This list answers the questions, "What are the best Burt Reynolds movies?" and "What are the greatest Burt Reynolds roles of all time?" The greatest Burt Reynolds performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. Famous flicks like Smokey and the Bandit, Heat, Starting Over, Hustle and Deliverance appear on this Burt Reynolds filmography, but its up to fans like you to decide upon the best. Are you more of a fan of his Westerns or his comedies? If you think the best Burt Reynolds role isn't at the top, then vote it up so it has the chance to become number one.
Directed by: John BoormanDeliverance is a 1972 American dramatic thriller film produced and directed by John Boorman,... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Hal NeedhamSmokey and the Bandit is a 1977 Technicolor American action comedy film starring Burt... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Robert AldrichThe Longest Yard is a 1974 American sports comedy film directed by Robert Aldrich. Written by... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Jay RoachMystery, Alaska is a 1999 comedy-drama film directed by Jay Roach about an amateur ice hockey... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Joseph SargentWhite Lightning is a 1973 American action film from United Artists starring Burt Reynolds as... more on Wikipedia
Sharky's MachineBurt Reynolds, Charles Durning
Directed by: Burt ReynoldsSharky's Machine is a 1981 motion picture directed by Burt Reynolds, who stars in the title... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson
Directed by: Hal NeedhamThe Cannonball Run is a 1981 comedy film starring Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore, Dom DeLuise,... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Hal NeedhamHooper is a 1978 action-comedy film starring Burt Reynolds, based loosely on the experiences... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: James Best, Burt ReynoldsGator is a 1976 action film sequel to White Lightning and starring Burt Reynolds in his... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Colin HigginsThis film is a 1982 American musical comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Colin... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Michael RitchieSemi-Tough is a 1977 comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie and starring Burt Reynolds, Kris... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Burt ReynoldsThe End is a 1978 black comedy-buddy film, directed by and starring Burt Reynolds. The cast... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Dick LowrySmokey and the Bandit Part 3 is the sequel to Smokey and the Bandit and Smokey and the Bandit... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Stanley DonenLucky Lady is a 1975 American film directed by Stanley Donen and starring Gene Hackman, Liza... more on Wikipedia
Double JeopardyBurt Reynolds
Directed by: Ralph Senesky, Virgil W. VogelDouble Jeopardy is a 1980 film directed by Virgil W. Vogel and Ralph Senensky.
Directed by: Dick Richards, Jerry JamesonHeat is a 1986 action-thriller film about an ex-mercenary working as a bodyguard in Las Vegas.... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Hal NeedhamSmokey and the Bandit II is a 1980 comedy film released on August 15, 1980 in the United... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Peter SegalThe Longest Yard is a 2005 American sports comedy film, a remake of the 1974 film of the same... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Hal NeedhamCannonball Run II is a 1984 American comedy film featuring Burt Reynolds and an all-star cast,... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Harley CokelissMalone is a 1987 film adaptation of William P. Wingate's novel, written by Christopher Frank... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Buzz KulikShamus is a 1973 American film starring Burt Reynolds and Dyan Cannon, directed by Buzz Kulik.
Directed by: Burt ReynoldsStick is a 1985 crime film directed by and starring Burt Reynolds, based on the novel of the... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Tom Gries100 Rifles is a 1969 western directed by Tom Gries based on the 1966 novel The Californio by... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Blake Edwards, Richard BenjaminCity Heat is a 1984 American film starring Clint Eastwood and Burt Reynolds, and directed by... more on Wikipedia