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

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List is made up of films like Cat's Eye and Menace II Society.

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Charles S. Dutton has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Joel Schumacher and Robert Altman.

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Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey, Kevin Spacey A Time to Kill is a 1996 drama film adaptation of John Grisham's 1989 novel of the same name, directed by Joel Schumacher. Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, and Kevin ...more

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Vince Vaughn, Sean Astin, Jon Favreau filmography Rudy is a 1993 American sports film directed by David Anspaugh. It is an account of the life of Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger, who harbored dreams of playing football at the University of ...more

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Samuel L. Jackson, Jada Pinkett Smith, Charles S. Dutton Menace II Society is a 1993 drama/hood film and the directorial debut of twin brothers Allen and Albert Hughes. Set in South Central Los Angeles, the film follows the life of a hoodlum named ...more

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Halle Berry, Robert Downey Jr., Penélope Cruz Gothika is a 2003 supernatural horror film directed by Mathieu Kassovitz and written by Sebastian Gutierrez. Halle Berry plays a psychiatrist in a women's mental hospital who wakes up one day to ...more

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Jada Pinkett Smith, Salli Richardson, Charles S. Dutton A Low Down Dirty Shame is a 1994 action-comedy film, written, directed by, and starring Keenen Ivory Wayans. The film also stars Charles S. Dutton, Jada Pinkett, and Salli Richardson.

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Ice-T, Gary Busey, Rutger Hauer Surviving the Game is a 1994 action thriller film directed by Ernest R. Dickerson, starring Ice-T, Rutger Hauer, and Gary Busey. It is loosely based on the short story "The Most Dangerous ...more

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Josh Brolin, Mira Sorvino, Norman Reedus Mimic is an American 1997 science fiction horror film co-written and directed by Guillermo del Toro, based on a short story of the same name by Donald A. Wollheim. Del Toro was unhappy with the ...more

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Bernie Mac, Randy Quaid, Andre Braugher Get on the Bus is a 1996 film about a group of African-American men who are taking a cross-country bus trip in order to participate in the Million Man March. The film was directed by Spike Lee ...more

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Sigourney Weaver, Charles Dance, Paul McGann Alien 3 is a 1992 American science-fiction horror film and the debut feature film of director David Fincher. The film is the third installment of the Alien film series. The film takes place ...more

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Eddie Murphy, James Garner, Charles S. Dutton The Distinguished Gentleman is a comedy starring Eddie Murphy. The film was directed by Jonathan Lynn. In addition to Murphy, the film stars Lane Smith, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Joe Don Baker, James ...more

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Adrianne Palicki, Dennis Quaid, Kate Walsh Legion is a 2010 American apocalyptic supernatural action film directed by Scott Stewart, written by Peter Schink and Scott Stewart. The cast includes Paul Bettany, Lucas Black, Tyrese Gibson, ...more

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Kelsey Grammer, Megan Mullally, Paulina Gretzky Fame is a 2009 American musical drama film and a loose remake of the 1980 film of the same title. It was directed by Kevin Tancharoen and written by Allison Burnett. It was released on September ...more

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Charles S. Dutton, Courtney B. Vance, Lonette McKee Blind Faith is a 1998 film starring Charles S. Dutton, Courtney B. Vance, and Lonette McKee.

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Julianne Moore, Liv Tyler, Glenn Close Cookie's Fortune is a 1999 criminal comedy film directed by Robert Altman and starring an ensemble cast, including Glenn Close, Julianne Moore, Liv Tyler, Patricia Neal, Charles S. Dutton and ...more

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Harrison Ford, Kate Mara, Edie Falco Random Hearts is a 1999 American romantic drama film directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Harrison Ford and Kristin Scott Thomas. Based on the 1984 novel of the same name by Warren Adler, the ...more

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Dennis Quaid, Nicole Beharie, Clancy Brown The Express is a 2008 American sports film produced by John Davis and directed by Gary Fleder. The storyline was conceived from a screenplay written by Charles Leavitt from a book titled Ernie ...more

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Meg Ryan, Kerry Washington, Tony Shalhoub Against the Ropes is a 2004 drama movie. It stars Meg Ryan and Omar Epps and was directed by Charles S. Dutton, in his motion-picture directorial debut. The story is a fictionalized account of ...more

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Nick Nolte, Timothy Hutton, Charles S. Dutton Q & A is a 1990 crime film co-written and directed by Sidney Lumet, based on a novel by New York judge Edwin Torres. It stars Nick Nolte, Timothy Hutton and Armand Assante.

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Sylvester Stallone, Tom Berenger, Kris Kristofferson D-Tox is a 2002 American thriller film directed by Jim Gillespie, and starring Sylvester Stallone, Tom Berenger, Charles S. Dutton, Robert Patrick, Courtney B. Vance, Polly Walker, Jeffrey ...more

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Drew Barrymore, James Woods, Charles S. Dutton Cat's Eye is a 1985 American anthology horror film directed by Lewis Teague and written by Stephen King. It comprises three stories, "Quitters, Inc.", "The Ledge", and ...more

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James Earl Jones, Richard Harris, Charles S. Dutton Cry, the Beloved Country is a 1995 film directed by Darrell Roodt, based on the novel Cry, The Beloved Country by Alan Paton. It stars James Earl Jones and Richard Harris.

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Nicole Beharie, Alfre Woodard, Xzibit American Violet is a 2008 film directed by Tim Disney.

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Danny Glover, Mary Steenburgen, Charles S. Dutton Honeydripper is a 2007 American musical drama film written and directed by John Sayles.

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Jordana Brewster, Julia Stiles, Jerry O'Connell The '60s is a 1999 film directed by Mark Piznarski.

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Kevin Spacey, William H. Macy, Jack Lemmon The Murder of Mary Phagan, a 1988 two-part American TV miniseries written by Larry McMurtry, produced by George Stevens, Jr., directed by William "Billy" Hale, starring Jack Lemmon and ...more

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Johnny Depp, Maria Bello, John Turturro Secret Window is a 2004 American psychological thriller film starring Johnny Depp and John Turturro. It was written and directed by David Koepp, based on the novella Secret Window, Secret Garden ...more

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Denzel Washington, Charles S. Dutton, Sharmila Tagore Mississippi Masala is a 1991 romantic drama film directed by Mira Nair, based upon a screenplay by Sooni Taraporevala, starring Denzel Washington, Sarita Choudhury, and Roshan Seth. Set ...more

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Patrick Swayze, Meat Loaf, Randy Travis Black Dog is a 1998 action film directed by Kevin Hooks and starring Patrick Swayze. The film tells the story of a trucker and ex-con who is manipulated into transporting illegal arms. The film ...more

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Snoop Dogg, Emilio Estevez, Ron Jeremy The L.A. Riot Spectacular is a satire film about the 1992 Los Angeles riots. Written and directed by music video director Marc Klasfeld, the film stars Emilio Estevez, Snoop Dogg, Charles S. ...more

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Gabrielle Union, Alan Rickman, Mos Def Something the Lord Made is a 2004 film about the black cardiac pioneer Vivien Thomas and his complex and volatile partnership with white surgeon Alfred Blalock, the world famous "Blue Baby ...more

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Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken, Charles S. Dutton Nick of Time, starring Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken, Charles S. Dutton and Courtney Chase, is a 1995 political thriller film. It was directed by John Badham. It is noteworthy for taking place ...more

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Jennifer Garner, Erika Eleniak, Cicely Tyson Aftershock: Earthquake in New York is a 1999 miniseries that was broadcast in the United States on CBS in two parts, with the first part aired on November 14 and the second on November 16. It ...more

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D.C. Sniper: 23 Days of Fear Charles S. Dutton, Helen Shaver, Jay O. Sanders D.C. Sniper: 23 Days of Fear is a 2003 T.V. movie created by USA Network based on the Beltway sniper attacks of 2002. The films chronicles the period when John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo ...more

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Jack Reed: A Search for Justice Brian Dennehy, Amber Benson, Charles S. Dutton Jack Reed: A Search for Justice is a 1994 crime drama mystery film directed and written by Brian Dennehy.

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Alfre Woodard, Charles S. Dutton, Courtney B. Vance The Piano Lesson was presented by Hallmark Hall of Fame.

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Tatyana Ali, Colin Quinn, Paul Hogan "Crocodile" Dundee II is a 1988 Australian adventure and comedy film. It is a sequel to the 1986 film "Crocodile" Dundee, and was followed by 2001's Crocodile Dundee in Los ...more

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Learning Uncle Vincent Meagan Good, Common, Danny Glover Learning Uncle Vincent is a 2012 drama film written by Justin Wilson and Sheldon Candis and directed by Sheldon Candis.

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The Best of the Tony Awards: The Plays Maggie Smith, James Earl Jones, Gary Sinise

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Jack Reed: Death and Vengeance is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Charles S. Dutton Movies
Jack Reed: Death and Vengeance Brian Dennehy, Charles S. Dutton, Joe Morton

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Charles S. Dutton, Yaya DaCosta, Elizabeth Peña Racing for Time is a 2008 Lifetime Original Movie, starring Charles S. Dutton, and Elizabeth Peña. The movie is based on the accomplishment of real life coach and prison guard Sergeant ...more

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Bad Ass is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Charles S. Dutton Movies
Ron Perlman, Danny Trejo, Charles S. Dutton Bad Ass is a 2012 American action film written and directed by Craig Moss, the film stars Danny Trejo, Charles S. Dutton, and Ron Perlman. It is loosely based on the viral AC Transit Bus fight ...more

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Gloria Estefan, Andy Garcia, Mía Maestro For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story is a film about Arturo Sandoval starring Andy García. The biographical drama was produced for the HBO premium cable network and first aired ...more

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Andre Braugher, Mario Van Peebles, Charles S. Dutton 10,000 Black Men Named George is a 2002 television film directed by Robert Townsend.

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Vinnie Jones, Carly Foulkes, Charles S. Dutton Powers is an American online streaming series adaptation of the Powers comic book series published by Marvel Comics under their Icon Comics imprint. The PlayStation Network's first scripted ...more

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Cuttin' da Mustard Sinbad, Adrienne Bailon, Keshia Knight Pulliam Cuttin' da Mustard is a 2008 comedy film written and directed by actor Reed R. McCants. This film features a host of well-known actors.

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The Third Nail Chloë Grace Moretz, Krista Allen, Charles S. Dutton The Third Nail is a drama crime film directed by Kevin Lewis, starring Huntley Ritter, Krista Allen, Charles S. Dutton and Chloë Grace Moretz. It is released on February 8, 2008.

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Jack Reed: One of Our Own Brian Dennehy, Charles S. Dutton, C. C. H. Pounder

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Robert De Niro, Ed Harris, Charles S. Dutton Jacknife is a 1989 American film directed by David Jones and starring Robert De Niro, Ed Harris and Kathy Baker. The film focuses on a small, serious story, with emphasis on characterization and ...more

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Dana Delany, Charles S. Dutton, Omar Epps Conviction is a 2002 drama film directed by Kevin Rodney Sullivan.

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Least Among Saints is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Charles S. Dutton Movies
Least Among Saints A. J. Cook, Taylor Kinney, Laura San Giacomo Least Among Saints is 2012 drama film written and directed by Marty Papazian.