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

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

Items on this list include Warrior of the Lost World and BaadAsssss Cinema.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Fred Williamson include names like Robert Altman, Otto Preminger and Robert Rodriguez.

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Hell Up in Harlem Fred Williamson, Margaret Avery, Gloria Hendry Hell Up in Harlem is a 1973 blaxploitation film, starring Fred Williamson and Gloria Hendry. Written and directed by Larry Cohen, it's a sequel to the film Black Caesar.

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Take a Hard Ride Jim Brown, Lee Van Cleef, Fred Williamson Take a Hard Ride is a 1975 Italian-American Western film directed by Antonio Margheriti. It stars Lee Van Cleef, Jim Brown, Fred Williamson and Jim Kelly. Pike, a stone faced cowboy, meets up ...more

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Black Caesar Fred Williamson, Gloria Hendry, William Wellman Jr. Black Caesar, released theatrically in the UK as Godfather of Harlem, is a 1973 American blaxploitation, crime drama film, starring Fred Williamson and Gloria Hendry. The film was written and ...more

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Hammer Fred Williamson, William Smith, Vonetta McGee Hammer is a 1972 blaxploitation film directed by Bruce Clark. The film was released following the successes of Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song and Shaft, notable 1971 films that popularized ...more

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From Dusk till Dawn Salma Hayek, George Clooney, Quentin Tarantino From Dusk till Dawn is a 1996 American horror-crime thriller film directed by Robert Rodriguez and written by Quentin Tarantino. It stars George Clooney, Tarantino, Harvey Keitel and Juliette ...more

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Original Gangstas Jim Brown, Pam Grier, Paul Winfield Original Gangstas is a 1996 action movie filmed and set in urban Gary, Indiana starring Blaxploitation film stars such as Fred Williamson, Pam Grier, Jim Brown, and Richard Roundtree. The film ...more

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Vigilante Carol Lynley, Fred Williamson, Woody Strode Vigilante is a 1983 American vigilante film directed by William Lustig. It stars Robert Forster and Fred Williamson.

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1990: The Bronx Warriors Vic Morrow, Fred Williamson, Enzo G. Castellari 1990: The Bronx Warriors is a 1982 Italian action-science fiction film directed by action director Enzo G. Castellari. It was the second to last film for American actor Vic Morrow.

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Adiós Amigo Richard Pryor, Fred Williamson, Mike Henry Adiós Amigo is an American comedy-Western starring Fred Williamson and Richard Pryor. The film was also written, produced and directed by Williamson.

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The Legend of Nigger Charley Fred Williamson, Don Pedro Colley, D'Urville Martin The Legend of Nigger Charley is a 1972 blaxploitation western film directed by Martin Goldman. The story of a trio of escaped slaves, it was released during the heyday of blaxploitation films. ...more

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Three the Hard Way Jim Brown, Fred Williamson, Jim Kelly Three the Hard Way is a 1974 action blaxploitation film starring Fred Williamson, Jim Brown, and Jim Kelly, written by Eric Bercovici and Jerrold L. Ludwig and directed by Gordon Parks, Jr. ...more

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Starsky & Hutch Snoop Dogg, Carmen Electra, Will Ferrell Starsky & Hutch is a 2004 American crime action comedy film directed by Todd Phillips. The film stars Ben Stiller as David Starsky and Owen Wilson as Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson and is ...more

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Carmen: A Hip Hopera Beyoncé Knowles, Mos Def, Bow Wow Carmen: A Hip Hopera is a 2001 musical film produced for television by MTV and directed by Robert Townsend. The film stars Beyoncé Knowles in her debut acting role, Mos Def, Rah Digga, ...more

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MASH Robert Duvall, Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould MASH is a 1970 American satirical black comedy film directed by Robert Altman and written by Ring Lardner, Jr., based on Richard Hooker's novel MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors. The ...more

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Mean Johnny Barrows Elliott Gould, Roddy McDowall, Fred Williamson Mean Johnny Barrows is a 1976 film. It stars Fred Williamson, who also directed the film; Elliott Gould; Stuart Whitman; James Brown; and Roddy McDowall also star.

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China 9 Liberty 37 Jenny Agutter, Warren Oates, Sam Peckinpah China 9, Liberty 37 is an Italian-Spanish 1978 western film directed by Monte Hellman, starring Warren Oates, Jenny Agutter, and Fabio Testi. The film was shot in locations in Spain and Italy by ...more

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The Soul of Nigger Charley Fred Williamson, Pedro Armendáriz, Jr. The Soul of Nigger Charley is a 1973 blaxploitation western film directed by Larry Spangler and starring Fred Williamson. It is the sequel to 1972's The Legend of Nigger Charley. It is followed ...more

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That Man Bolt Fred Williamson, Teresa Graves, Jack Ging That Man Bolt is a 1973 action film directed by David Lowell Rich and Henry Levin. It stars Fred Williamson in the title role of a courier and Byron Webster. The film combined several genres: ...more

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Warriors of the Year 2072 Fred Williamson, Jared Martin, Howard Ross Warriors of the Year 2072, is an Italian 1984 film directed by Lucio Fulci based on a story by Elisa Briganti. The film is currently distributed on DVD under the title The New Gladiators. ...more

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Bucktown Pam Grier, Carl Weathers, Fred Williamson Bucktown, USA is a 1975 crime action blaxploitation film released by American International Pictures starring Fred Williamson.

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Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror Eva Mendes, David Carradine, Fred Williamson Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror is a 1998 motion picture and the fifth installment of the Children of the Corn series. It is a direct-to-video movie. It is also the third Children of ...more

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BaadAsssss Cinema Samuel L. Jackson, Isaac Hayes, Fred Williamson BaadAsssss Cinema is a 2002 documentary film, directed by Isaac Julien. Julien looks at the Blaxploitation era of the 1970s in this hour-long documentary.

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The Inglorious Bastards Fred Williamson, Bo Svenson, Ian Bannen The Inglorious Bastards is a 1978 Italian Action/war film directed by Enzo G. Castellari, written by Sandro Continenza, Sergio Grieco, Franco Marotta, Romano Migliorini, and Laura Toscano, and ...more

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Night Caller Gary Busey, Stella Stevens, Vanity South Beach is a 1992 film.

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Night Vision Cynthia Rothrock, Willie Gault, Fred Williamson Night Vision is a 1997 crime and drama fictional film written by Michael Thomas Montgomery and directed by Gil Bettman.

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Boss Nigger Fred Williamson, William Smith, R. G. Armstrong Boss Nigger is a 1975 cult classic Western film directed by Jack Arnold. It stars former football player Fred Williamson, who both wrote and co-produced the film. Boss Nigger is the first film ...more

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Warrior of the Lost World Donald Pleasence, Fred Williamson, Persis Khambatta Warrior of the Lost World is a 1983 Italian post-apocalyptic science fiction film written and directed by David Worth, starring Robert Ginty, Persis Khambatta, and Donald Pleasence. It was ...more

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Full Tilt Boogie Salma Hayek, George Clooney, Juliette Lewis Full Tilt Boogie is a 1997 documentary directed by Sarah Kelly. It chronicles the production of the 1996 film From Dusk Till Dawn. It features extensive interviews with the cast and crew ...more

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The New Barbarians Fred Williamson, Anna Kanakis, Massimo Vanni The New Barbarians is a 1983 Italian post-apocalyptic action film directed by Enzo G. Castellari. The film was released in U.S. theaters by New Line Cinema as Warriors of the Wasteland in 1984.

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3 Days to a Kill is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Fred Williamson Movies
3 Days to a Kill Chuck Connors, Fred Williamson, Van Johnson 3 Days to a Kill is a 1992 crime drama film written by Steven Iyama, Charles Eric Johnson, Fred Williamson and directed by Fred Williamson.

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The Independent Ben Stiller, Ron Howard, Andy Dick The Independent is a mockumentary comedy film made in 2000, directed by Stephen Kessler and starring Jerry Stiller and Janeane Garofalo. Stiller portrays an independent film maker who makes ...more

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Black Cobra 2 Fred Williamson, Nicholas Hammond, Emma Hoagland

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Crooked Gary Busey, Fred Williamson, Don "The Dragon" Wilson

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Steele's Law Harvey Martin, Fred Williamson, Bo Svenson Steele's Law is a 1991 thriller, action film written by Fred Williamson and Charles Eric Johnson and directed by Fred Williamson.

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Vegas Vampires Kurupt, Daniel Baldwin, Eric Etebari Vegas Vampires is a 2003 horror film written by Don Abernathy, Eric Brown, Tony Brown, Fred Pittman and Fred Williamson and directed by Fred Williamson.

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Fist of Fear, Touch of Death Fred Williamson, Adolph Caesar, Ron van Clief This pseudo-documentary is set at a fictional competition created to determine the successor to the late Bruce Lee. The film flashes back to explore Lee’s early years in China, while real-life ...more

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The Big Score Fred Williamson, Richard Roundtree, John Saxon

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Black Eye Fred Williamson Black Eye is a 1974 action film produced by Pat Rooney, directed by Jack Arnold and starring Fred Williamson. The film was based on the novel Murder on the Wild Side, by Jeff Jacks.

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The Black Cobra Fred Williamson, Nicholas Hammond, Eva Grimaldi Black Cobra is an Italian Blaxploitation series of four action films. All of its films are centered on Robert 'Bob' Malone, a maverick police detective who deals out his own brand of justice.

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The Kill Reflex Maud Adams, Fred Williamson, Bo Svenson

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Shadow Fury Taylor Lautner, Jennette McCurdy, Pat Morita Shadow Fury is an action/science-fiction film released in Japan on October 30, 2001, starring Sam Bottoms. This is the feature film debut of both Taylor Lautner and Jennette McCurdy.

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State of Mind Fred Williamson, Jill Schoelen, Paul Naschy State of Mind is a 1992 thriller film written by Phil Van Tongeren and Reginald Adamson, and directed by Reginald Adamson

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Pitch Pitch is a 1997 Canadian documentary created by Kenny Hotz and Spencer Rice, featuring themselves as two young filmmakers attending the Toronto Film Festival to pitch a film concept to various ...more

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The Voices from Beyond Mickey Rooney, Fred Williamson, Linnea Quigley The Voices from Beyond is a 2011 thriller film written and directed by Tony DeGuide.

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On the Edge Jim Brown, Ice-T, Gary Busey

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Rhapsody Ice-T, MC Hammer, Fred Williamson

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Fighting Words C. Thomas Howell, Fred Willard, Fred Williamson

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Zombie Apocalypse: Redemption Fred Williamson

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Deadly Intent Maud Adams, Lance Henriksen, Fred Williamson

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Shoot the Hero Danny Trejo, Katie Morgan, Jason Mewes Shoot the Hero is a 2010 action and comedy film written and directed by Christian Sesma.