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The Best Charles S. Dutton Movies  

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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
This film 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 Spacey ...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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Julianne Moore, Liv Tyler, Glenn Close
Cookie's Fortune is a 1999 comedy film directed by Robert Altman and starring an ensemble cast, including Glenn Close, Julianne Moore, Liv Tyler, Patricia Neal, Charles S. Dutton and Chris ...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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Jordana Brewster, Julia Stiles, Jerry O'Connell
The '60s is a 1999 film directed by Mark Piznarski.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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