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The Best Donnie Wahlberg Movies 

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

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

List is made up of many different films, including Ransom and N.Y.-70.

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

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The Sixth Sense is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Donnie Wahlberg Movies
Bruce Willis, Mischa Barton, Haley Joel Osment
The Sixth Sense is a 1999 American supernatural thriller film written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan. The film tells the story of Cole Sear (Haley Joel Osment), a troubled, isolated boy who ...more

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Donnie Wahlberg, Damian Lewis, Dexter Fletcher
Band of Brothers is a 2001 American WWII drama miniseries based on historian Stephen E. Ambrose's 1992 non-fiction book of the same name. The executive producers were Steven Spielberg and Tom ...more

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Sylvester Stallone, Cher, Adam Sandler
Zookeeper is a 2011 American romantic comedy film starring Kevin James and featuring the voices of Nick Nolte, Sylvester Stallone, Adam Sandler, Judd Apatow, Cher, Jon Favreau, and Faizon Love. ...more

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Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, 50 Cent
This film is a 2008 American thriller film with elements of a buddy cop film directed by Jon Avnet, and starring Al Pacino and Robert De Niro. It is one of only two movies in which De Niro and ...more
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Mel Gibson, Liev Schreiber, Rene Russo
Ransom is a 1996 American thriller film written by Richard Price & Alexander Ignon and directed by Ron Howard. The film stars Mel Gibson, Rene Russo, Brawley Nolte, Gary Sinise, Delroy ...more

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Morgan Freeman, Timothy Olyphant, Damian Lewis
Dreamcatcher is a 2003 science fiction horror film adaptation of Stephen King's novel of the same name. It was directed by Lawrence Kasdan, and co-written by Kasdan and screenwriter William ...more

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Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer, Donnie Wahlberg
Saw III is a 2006 Canadian-American horror film directed by Darren Lynn Bousman from a screenplay by Leigh Whannell and story by James Wan and Whannell. Wan and Whannell directed and wrote Saw ...more

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Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer
Saw II is a 2005 Canadian-American horror film, a sequel to 2004's Saw and the second installment in the seven-part Saw franchise, directed and co-written by Darren Lynn Bousman. Co-written with ...more

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Randy Quaid, Eric Roberts, Donnie Wahlberg
Purgatory is a 1999 western fantasy film directed by Uli Edel.
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James Franco, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson
Annapolis is a 2006 drama film directed by Justin Lin and starring James Franco, Tyrese Gibson, Jordana Brewster, Donnie Wahlberg, Roger Fan, and Chi McBride. The film revolves around Jake ...more

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Amanda Peet, Mark Ruffalo, Ethan Hawke
What Doesn't Kill You is a 2008 film directed by Brian Goodman.
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Claire Forlani, Donnie Wahlberg, Pete Postlethwaite
Triggermen is a 2002 crime comedy film directed by John Bradshaw.
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Donnie Wahlberg, KaDee Strickland, Jasmine Guy
Diamond Men is a 2000 film, a crime drama starring Robert Forster and Donnie Wahlberg. The independent film was written and directed by Dan Cohen, and was screened at the Hamptons International ...more
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Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer
Saw IV is a 2007 Canadian-American horror film and the fourth installment of the Saw franchise. It was directed by Darren Lynn Bousman and written by newcomers Patrick Melton, Marcus Dunstan, ...more

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Vincent D'Onofrio, Donnie Wahlberg, Edward James Olmos
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three is a 1998 American/Canadian television movie directed by Félix Enríquez Alcalá and starring Edward James Olmos. It is a television ...more
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New Kids on the Block: Coming Home
Donnie Wahlberg, Joey McIntyre, Jordan Knight
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Amber Valletta, Kristy Swanson, Ryan Kwanten
Dead Silence is a 2007 supernatural psychological horror film directed by James Wan and written by Leigh Whannell, the creators of Saw. The film stars Ryan Kwanten, Judith Roberts, Donnie ...more
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Rose McGowan, Amanda Peet, Will Arnett
Southie is a 1999 American film directed by John Shea and starring Donnie Wahlberg. The film centers on Danny Quinn who returns home to South Boston from New York City and gets stuck between his ...more
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Donnie Wahlberg, Steven Bauer, Jason Gedrick
Kings of South Beach is a film written by Nicholas Pileggi about an infamous operator of nightclubs in the South Beach section of Miami Beach, Florida. The lead character is portrayed by Jason ...more
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New Kids on the Block: Hangin' Tough Live
Donnie Wahlberg, Joey McIntyre, Jordan Knight
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Bunker Hill
Bridget Moynahan, Brian Dennehy, Donnie Wahlberg
Bunker Hill is a 2009 crime tv movie directed by Jon Avnet and written by Walon Green.
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Bullet
Mickey Rourke, Tupac Shakur, Peter Dinklage
Bullet is a 1996 American crime drama film directed by Julien Temple and starring Mickey Rourke, Tupac Shakur, Donnie Wahlberg, Adrien Brody, Ted Levine, and John Enos III. The screenplay was ...more
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Body Count
Forest Whitaker, David Caruso, Ving Rhames
Body Count is a 1998 crime thriller film and starred David Caruso, Linda Fiorentino, John Leguizamo, Ving Rhames, Donnie Wahlberg and Forest Whitaker. The film was directed by Robert ...more
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John Travolta, Tom Hanks, Morgan Freeman
Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D is a 2005 IMAX 3D documentary film about the first humans on the Moon, the twelve astronauts in the Apollo program. It is co-written, produced and ...more

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Donnie Wahlberg, Dee Wallace, Eric Mabius
A dark underworld of drugs, pagan rituals and gothic rock becomes an irresistible pull for Kyle, an All-American high school student uprooted from his suburban home. Lead by the ferocious Shane, ...more