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The Best Channing Tatum Movies

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List of the best Channing Tatum movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Who knew that Channing Tatum's past career as a stripper would turn into Hollywood gold with his 2012 film Magic Mike. Channing Tatum'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 Channing Tatum movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Channing Tatum movies will be at the top of the list. Channing Tatum has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Channing Tatum movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Channing Tatum films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List contains films like 21 Jump Street and Step Up.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Channing Tatum movies?" and "What are the greatest Channing Tatum roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Channing Tatum's films, you might also enjoy our list of the best Matthew McConaughey movies and best Jonah Hill movies.


  • 1

    21 Jump Street

    Johnny Depp, Channing Tatum


    Directed byPhil Lord, Chris Miller

    21 Jump Street is a 2012 American action comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, executive produced by and starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum, and scripted by Michael Bacall...  more

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  • 2

    Dear John

    Amanda Seyfried, Channing Tatum


    Directed byLasse Hallström

    Dear John is a 2010 American romantic drama film starring Amanda Seyfried and Channing Tatum. It was made by Screen Gems, a Sony company. It was released theatrically in North America on February 5,...  more

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  • 3

    Step Up

    Briana Evigan, Rick Malambri
    The Step Up films are a series of dance/romance-drama films created by Duane Adler. The first film, Step Up, directed by Anne Fletcher, was released in 2006. Jon M. Chu went on to direct its two...  more
  • 4

    The Dilemma

    Jennifer Connelly, Winona Ryder


    Directed byRon Howard

    The Dilemma is a 2011 American comedy-drama film starring Vince Vaughn and Kevin James. The film is directed by Ron Howard. Savvy businessman Ronny and genius engineer Nick are best friends and...  more

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  • 5

    The Vow

    Rachel McAdams, Channing Tatum


    Directed byMichael Sucsy

    The Vow is a 2012 romantic drama film directed by Michael Sucsy, starring Channing Tatum and Rachel McAdams. The film is inspired by the true story of Kim and Krickitt Carpenter. The Vow was a box...  more
  • 6

    Magic Mike

    Olivia Munn, Matthew McConaughey


    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

    Magic Mike is a 2012 American comedy-drama film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, and Matthew McConaughey. The plot revolves...  more
  • 7

    Coach Carter

    Samuel L. Jackson, Channing Tatum


    Directed byThomas Carter

    Coach Carter is a 2005 American biographical teen sports drama film directed by Thomas Carter, based on the true story of the Richmond High School basketball coach Ken Carter. Controversy surrounds...  more

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  • 8

    Poor Things

    Channing Tatum, Rosario Dawson


  • 9


    Channing Tatum, Terrence Howard


    Directed byDito Montiel

    Fighting is a 2009 sports action drama film directed by Dito Montiel, with a screenplay by Robert Munic and Montiel, and starring Channing Tatum, Terrence Howard and Luis Guzmán. It was released on...  more

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  • 10


    Anne Hathaway, Channing Tatum


    Directed byBarbara Kopple

    Havoc is a 2005 crime drama film starring Anne Hathaway and Bijou Phillips, with Shiri Appleby, Freddy Rodriguez, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Biehn, and Laura San Giacomo appearing in supporting...  more

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  • 11

    She's the Man

    Amanda Bynes, Channing Tatum


    Directed byAndy Fickman

    She's the Man is a 2006 American romantic comedy film directed by Andy Fickman, inspired by William Shakespeare's play Twelfth Night. The film stars Amanda Bynes, Channing Tatum, Laura Ramsey, and...  more

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  • 12

    The Eagle

    Channing Tatum, Donald Sutherland


    Directed byKevin Macdonald

    The Eagle is a 2011 historical adventure film set in Roman Britain directed by Kevin Macdonald, and starring Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell and Donald Sutherland. Adapted by Jeremy Brock from Rosemary...  more

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  • 13

    The Trap

    Channing Tatum, Camilla Belle


    Directed byRita Wilson

    A middle-aged woman named Maggie (played by Jeanne Tripplehorn) is stuck in a rut and afraid to take risks, until one day, she does. Maggie’s journey of self-discovery begins with a shaky start when...
  • 14

    Morgan and Destiny's Eleventeenth Date: The Zeppelin Zoo

    Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt


    Directed byJoseph Gordon-Levitt

    Morgan and Destiny's Eleventeenth Date: The Zeppelin Zoo is a short romantic silent film directed and edited by Joseph Gordon-Levitt and starring himself, Lexy Hulme and Channing Tatum. It is the...  more
  • 15

    10 Years

    Kate Mara, Channing Tatum


    Directed byJamie Linden

    10 Years is a 2011 American romantic comedy drama film directed by Jamie Linden in his directorial debut. The film stars with an ensemble cast including Channing Tatum, Justin Long, Kate Mara, Chris...  more
  • 16

    G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

    Sienna Miller, Channing Tatum


    Directed byStephen Sommers

    G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra is a 2009 American military science fiction action film based on the G.I. Joe toy franchise, with particular inspiration from the comic book and cartoon series G.I. Joe: A...  more

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  • 17

    White House Down

    Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx


    Directed byRoland Emmerich

    White House Down is a 2013 American political action-thriller film directed by Roland Emmerich about an assault on the White House by a paramilitary group and the Capitol Police Officer who tries to...  more

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  • 18

    22 Jump Street

    Channing Tatum, Anna Faris


    Directed byPhil Lord, Chris Miller

    22 Jump Street is a 2014 American action comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller, and a sequel to the 2012 film 21 Jump Street. After making their way through high school (twice), big...  more

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  • 19

    The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

    Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks


    Directed byMike Mitchell

    The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part is a 2019 3D computer-animated space action musical comedy film directed by Mike Mitchell. Now a Master Builder, life for Emmet Brickowski (Chris Pratt) is good, but...  more

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  • 20

    Battle in Seattle

    Charlize Theron, Channing Tatum


    Directed byStuart Townsend

    Battle in Seattle is a 2007 political action film and the directorial debut of actor Stuart Townsend. It is based on the protest activity at the WTO Ministerial Conference of 1999. The film premiered...  more
  • 21

    Jupiter Ascending

    Mila Kunis, Channing Tatum


    Directed byAndy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

    Jupiter Ascending is a 2015 American-Australian space opera film written, produced, and directed by Lana and Andy Wachowski. Starring Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis, the film is centered on Jupiter...  more

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  • 22


    Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt


    Directed byKimberly Peirce

    Stop-Loss is a 2008 American drama film directed by Kimberly Peirce and starring Ryan Phillippe, Channing Tatum, Abbie Cornish and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. It was distributed by Paramount Pictures and...  more
  • 23

    Logan Lucky

    Adam Driver, Channing Tatum


    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

    Logan Lucky is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Steven Soderbergh. Two brothers (Tatum and Driver) plan a heist that takes place during a NASCAR event....  more
  • 24

    Magic Mike XXL

    Channing Tatum, Michael Strahan


    Directed byGregory Jacobs

    Magic Mike XXL is a 2015 American comedy-drama film directed by Gregory Jacobs, a sequel to Magic Mike. Mike (Channing Tatum) decides to come out of retirement to join the remaining Kings of Tampa to...  more
  • 25

    This Is the End

    James Franco, Jonah Hill


    Directed byEvan Goldberg, Seth Rogen

    This Is the End is a 2013 American disaster comedy film directed by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, and an adaptation of their 2007 short film Jay and Seth versus the Apocalypse. After a series of...  more

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