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List of the best David Bowie movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. David Bowie is best known for writing classic songs like "Changes" and "China Girl," but he also has an engaging filmography to his name. David Bowie'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 David Bowie movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated David Bowie movies will be at the top of the list. David Bowie has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest David Bowie movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining David Bowie films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

Examples of films on this list include Labyrinth and The Man Who Fell to Earth.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best David Bowie movies?" and "What are the greatest David Bowie roles of all time?" If you are a fan of rock stars who act, you might enjoy our list of best Iggy Pop movies and best Tom Waits movies.

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Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best David Bowie Movies
Labyrinth Jennifer Connelly, David Bowie, Frank Oz

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The Man Who Fell to Earth David Bowie, Rip Torn, Buck Henry

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Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars David Bowie, Mick Ronson, Angela Bowie

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The Prestige Scarlett Johansson, David Bowie, Hugh Jackman

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Basquiat David Bowie, Courtney Love, Willem Dafoe

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Absolute Beginners David Bowie, Sade Adu, Ray Davies

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The Last Temptation of Christ David Bowie, Willem Dafoe, Harvey Keitel

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Jazzin' for Blue Jean is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best David Bowie Movies
Jazzin' for Blue Jean David Bowie, Richard Fairbrass, Mark Long

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Christiane F. – We Children from Bahnhof Zoo David Bowie, Natja Brunckhorst, Jens Kuphal

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The Linguini Incident David Bowie, Rosanna Arquette, Marlee Matlin

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Just a Gigolo David Bowie, Kim Novak, Marlene Dietrich

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Mr. Rice's Secret David Bowie, Teryl Rothery, Garwin Sanford

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Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me David Bowie, Heather Graham, Kiefer Sutherland

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Into the Night David Bowie, Michelle Pfeiffer, Dan Aykroyd

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Love You till Tuesday David Bowie, Hermione Farthingale

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Arthur and the Invisibles Madonna, David Bowie, Robert De Niro

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Baal David Bowie, Zoë Wanamaker, Julian Wadham

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Remember That Night David Bowie, David Gilmour, David Crosby

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August David Bowie, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Josh Hartnett

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SpongeBob's Truth or Square David Bowie, P!nk, Clancy Brown

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A Dog's Tale Anne Lockhart, Gordon Jump, David Bowe

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The Image David Bowie, Michael Byrne

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Pixies David Bowie, Thom Yorke

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Everybody Loves Sunshine David Bowie, Goldie, Rachel Shelley

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The Rutles 2: Can't Buy Me Lunch David Bowie, Tom Hanks, Robin Williams

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50 Watt Fuse David Bowie, Mick Jagger, Michael J. Fox