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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of different films like Cease Fire and When in Rome.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Don Johnson movies?" and "What are the greatest Don Johnson roles of all time?"

Quentin Tarantino and Joel Schumacher have both worked with Don Johnson over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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The Hot Spot Jennifer Connelly, Don Johnson, Virginia Madsen The Hot Spot is a 1990 American film noir directed by Dennis Hopper and based on the 1952 book Hell Hath No Fury by Charles Williams. It stars Don Johnson, Virginia Madsen, and Jennifer ...more

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The Long Hot Summer Ava Gardner, Don Johnson The Long Hot Summer is a 1985 television film and remake of the 1958 film of the same name. When drifter "Ben Quick" arrives in a small Mississippi town, "Will Varner", a ...more

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Tin Cup Kevin Costner, Rene Russo, Don Johnson Tin Cup is a 1996 romantic comedy film co-written and directed by Ron Shelton, and starring Kevin Costner and Rene Russo with Cheech Marin and Don Johnson in major supporting roles.

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Dead Bang Don Johnson, Ron Jeremy, Penelope Ann Miller Dead Bang is a 1989 action film directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Don Johnson. Johnson's character, based on real-life LASD Detective Jerry Beck, tracks the killer of a Los Angeles ...more

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Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man Mickey Rourke, Kelly Hu, Tia Carrere Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man is a 1991 action biker film starring Mickey Rourke and Don Johnson. The film was written by Don Michael Paul and directed by Simon Wincer. Loosely based on ...more

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In Pursuit of Honor Gabrielle Anwar, Don Johnson, Rod Steiger In Pursuit of Honor is a 1995 made-for-cable movie directed by Ken Olin. Don Johnson stars as a member of a United States Cavalry detachment refusing to slaughter its horses after being ordered ...more

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Return to Macon County Don Johnson, Robin Mattson, Robert Viharo Return to Macon County is a 1975 sequel of the 1974 drive-in classic Macon County Line. This film was written and directed by Richard Compton, who was also responsible for the earlier film. Set ...more

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Paradise Melanie Griffith, Elijah Wood, Don Johnson Paradise is a 1991 drama film written and directed by Mary Agnes Donoghue. The original music score is composed by David Newman. Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson play Lily and Ben Reed, a young ...more

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Django Unchained is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Don Johnson Movies
Django Unchained Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson Django Unchained is a 2012 American revisionist Western film directed by Quentin Tarantino. With the help of a German bounty hunter (Christoph Waltz), a freed slave (Jamie Foxx) sets out to ...more

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Six Pack Diane Lane, Burt Reynolds, Anthony Michael Hall Six Pack is a 1982 American comedy-drama film directed by Daniel Petrie and starring Kenny Rogers, Diane Lane, Erin Gray, Anthony Michael Hall, and Barry Corbin.

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A Boy and His Dog Don Johnson, Jason Robards Jr., Michael Rupert A young man and his telepathic dog roam a post-nuclear holocaust land searching for food and sex. He encounters an underground community that has survived apparently unscathed from the ...more

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Word of Honor Don Johnson, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Sharon Lawrence Word of Honor is an American television film released in 2003. It is based on the novel by the same name written in 1985 by Nelson DeMille. It stars Don Johnson, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Sharon ...more

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Born Yesterday John Goodman, Melanie Griffith, Don Johnson Born Yesterday is a 1993 film based on Born Yesterday, a play by Garson Kanin. The film stars Melanie Griffith, John Goodman and Don Johnson. It was adapted by Douglas McGrath and directed by ...more

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The Harrad Experiment Melanie Griffith, Don Johnson, Tippi Hedren The Harrad Experiment is a film about a fictional school called Harrad College where the students learn about sexuality and experiment with each other. Based on the 1962 book of the same name by ...more

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Machete is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Don Johnson Movies
Machete Jessica Alba, Lindsay Lohan, Robert De Niro Machete is a 2010 American action film written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Ethan Maniquis. This film is an expansion of a fake trailer that was included in Rodriguez's and ...more

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A Good Old Fashioned Orgy Lake Bell, Leslie Bibb, Don Johnson A Good Old Fashioned Orgy is a 2011 ensemble-comedy film written and directed by Alex Gregory and Peter Huyck. It stars Jason Sudeikis, Leslie Bibb, Lake Bell, Michelle Borth, Nick Kroll, Tyler ...more

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Southern Discomfort is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Don Johnson Movies
Southern Discomfort Sophia Bush, Mary Steenburgen, Don Johnson Southern Discomfort is a 2010 comedy TV movie written by Chad Kultgen and directed by Andy Cadiff.

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Moondance Alexander Lori Loughlin, Don Johnson, Kay Panabaker Moondance Alexander is a comedy-drama film directed by Michael Damian and written by Janeen Damian. The film was released in North America in October, 2007. The story is shot on location in ...more

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When in Rome Kristen Bell, Shaquille O'Neal, Danny DeVito When in Rome is a 2010 American romantic comedy film directed by Mark Steven Johnson, co-written by Johnson, David Diamond and David Weissman. It stars Kristen Bell and Josh Duhamel. It was ...more

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The Magic Garden of Stanley Sweetheart Don Johnson The Magic Garden of Stanley Sweetheart is a 1970 film directed by Leonard Horn.

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Melanie Don Johnson, Paul Sorvino, Burton Cummings Melanie is a 1982 Canadian film starring Glynnis O'Connor, Burton Cummings and Don Johnson.

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Sweet Hearts Dance Susan Sarandon, Bernie Sanders, Jeff Daniels Sweet Hearts Dance is a 1988 American comedy drama film directed by Robert Greenwald. The screenplay by Ernest Thompson centers on two small town couples, one married for several years and the ...more

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G.I. Joe: The Movie Don Johnson, Burgess Meredith, Sgt. Slaughter G.I. Joe: The Movie is a 1987 animated film spin-off from the animated series G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero, based on the original Hasbro toyline. It was produced by Sunbow Productions and ...more

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Cease Fire Don Johnson, Lisa Blount

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Zachariah Joe Walsh, Don Johnson, Dick Van Patten Zachariah is a film starring John Rubinstein as Zachariah and Don Johnson as his best friend Matthew.

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Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill Dennis Quaid, Don Johnson, Kyle Richards Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill is a 1979 tv film directed by Joel Schumacher.

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Cover Girls Don Johnson Cover Girls is a 1977 drama film directed by Jerry London.

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The Rebels Kim Cattrall, Don Johnson, Joan Blondell The Rebels is a 1979 Drama film written by Sean Bain and Robert A. Cinader and directed by Russ Mayberry.

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Snowblind Don Johnson, Veronica Hamel, Clu Gulager Snowblind is a 1978 drama film written by Laurence Heath and directed by William Wiard.

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Elvis and the Beauty Queen Don Johnson, Stephanie Zimbalist, Ann Dusenberry Elvis and the Beauty Queen is a 1981 made-for-TV film starring Don Johnson and Stephanie Zimbalist. Don Johnson stars as Elvis Presley in this made-for-TV true story about The King's love affair ...more

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Heartbeat Don Johnson, Sandahl Bergman Heartbeat is a 1987 drama film directed by John Nicolella.

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Soggy Bottom U.S.A. Don Johnson, Jack Elam, Ben Johnson Soggy Bottom U.S.A. is a 1981 film directed by Theodore J. Flicker.

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Revenge of the Stepford Wives Don Johnson, Julie Kavner, Audra Lindley Revenge of the Stepford Wives is a 1980 made-for-television sci-fi/horror film inspired by the Ira Levin novel The Stepford Wives. It was directed by Robert Fuest with a screenplay by David ...more

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Swan Lake Jōji Yanami, Asao Koike, Yōko Asagami World Masterpiece Fairytale Swan Lake is an anime film based on the ballet Swan Lake by Pyotr Tchaikovsky. The film was released in Japan on 14 March 1981 by Toei. The film was produced by the ...more

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Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star Christina Ricci, Jimmy Fallon, Pauly Shore Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star is a 2011 comedy film written by Adam Sandler, Allen Covert & Nick Swardson and directed by Tom Brandy.

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Lange Flate Ballær 2 Don Johnson, Steve Bridges, Lisa Stokke Lange Flate Ballær II is a 2008 Norwegian comedy film directed by Harald Zwart. It is the sequel of the 2006 film Lange Flate Ballær. The main actors from the first film reprised ...more

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Four Loko Vineyards Don Johnson, Ryan Perez Four Loko Vineyards is a 2011 short comedy film.

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Mann's World Kelly Hu, Ellen Barkin, Don Johnson Mann's World is a 2011 drama film written and directed by Michael Patrick King.

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Vineyard Haven Don Johnson, Al Santos

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First, You Cry Mary Tyler Moore, Don Johnson, Anthony Perkins First, You Cry is a 1978 TV movie directed by George Schaefer.