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

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List features films like Piranha 3DD and Eye of the Tiger.

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Lethal Weapon Mel Gibson, Gary Busey, Danny Glover Lethal Weapon is a 1987 American buddy cop action film directed by Richard Donner, starring Mel Gibson and Danny Glover as a mismatched pair of L.A.P.D. detectives and stars Mitchell Ryan and ...more

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Point Break Keanu Reeves, Gary Busey, Patrick Swayze Point Break is a 1991 American action crime film directed by Kathryn Bigelow, starring Patrick Swayze, Keanu Reeves, Lori Petty and Gary Busey. The title refers to the surfing term point break, ...more

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The Buddy Holly Story Gary Busey, Buddy Miles, Paul Mooney The Buddy Holly Story is a 1978 biographical film which tells the life story of rock musician Buddy Holly. It features an Academy Award-winning musical score, adapted by Joe Renzetti and ...more

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Under Siege Steven Seagal, Tommy Lee Jones, Gary Busey Under Siege is a 1992 American action film directed by Andrew Davis and starring Steven Seagal as a former Navy SEAL who must stop a group of mercenaries, led by Tommy Lee Jones and Gary Busey, ...more

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The Firm Tom Cruise, Gene Hackman, Gary Busey The Firm is a 1993 American legal thriller film directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Tom Cruise, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Gene Hackman, Ed Harris, Holly Hunter, Hal Holbrook, and David Strathairn. ...more

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Predator 2 Gary Busey, Bill Paxton, Danny Glover Predator 2 is a 1990 American science fiction action horror film written by Jim and John Thomas, directed by Stephen Hopkins, and starring Danny Glover and Kevin Peter Hall. The film is a sequel ...more

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Silver Bullet Gary Busey, Corey Haim, Terry O'Quinn Silver Bullet is a 1985 horror film based on the Stephen King novella Cycle of the Werewolf. It stars Gary Busey, Everett McGill, Megan Follows, Corey Haim, Terry O'Quinn, Lawrence Tierney, Bill ...more

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Rookie of the Year Gary Busey, John Candy, Dan Hedaya Rookie of the Year is a 1993 American sports comedy film starring Thomas Ian Nicholas and Gary Busey as players for the Chicago Cubs baseball team. The cast also includes Albert Hall, Dan ...more

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Thunderbolt and Lightfoot Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, Gary Busey Thunderbolt and Lightfoot is a 1974 American crime film written and directed by Michael Cimino and starring Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, George Kennedy, and Geoffrey Lewis.

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Eye of the Tiger Gary Busey, Yaphet Kotto, William Smith Eye of the Tiger is a 1986 action/drama film, starring Gary Busey, Yaphet Kotto, Denise Galik, Seymour Cassel, William Smith and Judith Barsi. The movie was directed by Richard C. Sarafian.

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The Magnificent Seven Ride Gary Busey, Stefanie Powers, Lee Van Cleef The Magnificent Seven Ride is a 1972 western film and is the third and last sequel of the 1960 western, The Magnificent Seven. It stars Lee Van Cleef as Chris Adams, succeeding Yul Brynner and ...more

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz, Christina Ricci Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is a 1998 American dark comedy film co-written and directed by Terry Gilliam, starring Johnny Depp as Raoul Duke and Benicio del Toro as Dr. Gonzo. It was adapted ...more

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Drop Zone Gary Busey, Wesley Snipes, Michael Jeter Drop Zone is a 1994 American action film directed by John Badham, starring Wesley Snipes, Gary Busey, Yancy Butler, Michael Jeter and Kyle Secor. The film was released in the United States on ...more

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Soldier Kurt Russell, Gary Busey, Jason Isaacs Soldier is a 1998 American science fiction action film directed by Paul Anderson, written by David Webb Peoples, and starring Kurt Russell, Jason Scott Lee, Jason Isaacs, Connie Nielsen, Sean ...more

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Foolin' Around Gary Busey, William H. Macy, Cloris Leachman Foolin' Around is a 1980 film directed by Richard T. Heffron and starring Gary Busey and Annette O'Toole. The film was shot on location in Minneapolis and St. Paul. The theme music was performed ...more

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A Star Is Born Barbra Streisand, Gary Busey, Kris Kristofferson A Star Is Born is a 1976 American rock music musical film telling the story of a young woman, played by Barbra Streisand, who enters show business, and meets and falls in love with an ...more

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Surviving The Game 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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Bulletproof Gary Busey, Danny Trejo, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa Bulletproof is a 1988 movie directed by Steve Carver.

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Black Sheep Julie Benz, Gary Busey, David Spade Black Sheep is a 1996 comedy film directed by Penelope Spheeris, written by Fred Wolf and starring Chris Farley and David Spade. The film portrays a political contest in which a candidate for ...more

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Big Wednesday Gary Busey, Jan-Michael Vincent, Barbara Hale Big Wednesday is a 1978 American coming of age film directed by John Milius. Co-written by Milius and Dennis Aaberg, it is loosely based on their own experiences at Malibu and a short story ...more

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Barbarosa Willie Nelson, Gary Busey, Gilbert Roland Barbarosa is a 1982 motion picture starring Willie Nelson and Gary Busey, about a young cowboy on the run from the law who partners with a famous bandito and learns about life from him. ...more

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D.C. Cab Bill Maher, Gary Busey, Mr. T D.C. Cab is a 1983 comedy film, starring Mr. T, Max Gail, Adam Baldwin, Gary Busey and Irene Cara. The film was co-written and directed by Joel Schumacher. The R-rated comedy was controversial ...more

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The Gingerdead Man Gary Busey, Robin Sydney, Larry Cedar Gingerdead Man is a 2005 horror-comedy film starring Gary Busey. It is followed by Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust and Gingerdead Man 3: Saturday Night Cleaver. The Gingerdead Man was ...more

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The Gumball Rally Gary Busey, Casey Kasem, Raúl Juliá The Gumball Rally is a 1976 film directed and co-written by Charles Bail about a coast-to-coast road race. It was inspired by the Cannonball Baker Sea-To-Shining-Sea Memorial Trophy Dash run by ...more

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Quigley Gary Busey, Christopher Atkins, Bill Fagerbakke Archie is a wealthy business man who has it out for the animals of the world, especially dogs. He is a practical joker with an evil streak to him. He is one week away from playing a CD to ...more

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The Last American Hero Jeff Bridges, Gary Busey, Ned Beatty The Last American Hero is a 1973 sports drama film based on the true story of American NASCAR driver Junior Johnson. Directed by Lamont Johnson, it stars Jeff Bridges as Junior Jackson, the ...more

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Dr. Dolittle 3 Raven-Symoné, Gary Busey, Norm Macdonald Dr. Dolittle 3 is a 2006 American family comedy film. It is the third film in the series. This is the first film in the series not to feature Eddie Murphy as Doctor Dolittle or ...more

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Carried Away Gary Busey, Dennis Hopper, Hal Holbrook Carried Away is a 1996 American English language film directed by Brazilian Bruno Barreto. It is based on the novel Farmer by Jim Harrison. The film stars Dennis Hopper, Amy Irving, Gary Busey, ...more

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Hider in the House Gary Busey, Mimi Rogers, Michael McKean Hider in the House is a 1989 psychological thriller directed by Matthew Patrick and starring Gary Busey and Mimi Rogers. A recently released psychiatric patient named Tom Sykes creates a home ...more

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Universal Soldier II: Brothers in Arms Burt Reynolds, Gary Busey, Chandra West Universal Soldier II: Brothers in Arms is a 1998 direct-to-video science fiction film, sequel to the 1992 film Universal Soldier. Despite featuring the same characters as the original, the film ...more

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Rough Riders Gary Busey, Tom Berenger, Sam Elliott Rough Riders is a 1997 television miniseries directed and co-written by John Milius about future President Theodore Roosevelt and the regiment known as the 1st US Volunteer Cavalry; aka the ...more

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Suspicious Minds Gary Busey, Patrick Bergin, Daniel Pilon

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Carny Jodie Foster, Gary Busey, Robbie Robertson Carny is a 1980 drama film about a waitress who joins a traveling carnival. It stars Gary Busey, Jodie Foster, and Robbie Robertson. It also includes an early role for Fred Ward.

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Apocalypse III: Tribulation Gary Busey, Howie Mandel, Margot Kidder Apocalypse III: Tribulation is a 2000 thriller film by Cloud Ten Pictures, starring Gary Busey, Howie Mandel, Nick Mancuso, and Margot Kidder. The film is the second sequel to Apocalypse, ...more

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

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Hot Boyz Snoop Dogg, Gary Busey, Master P Hot Boyz is a 1999/2000 action crime film written and directed by Master P. It stars Silkk the Shocker, Snoop Dogg, C-Murder and Mystikal. This film started a brief rivalry between No Limit ...more

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Insignificance Gary Busey, Tony Curtis, Theresa Russell Insignificance is a 1985 British comedy-drama film directed by Nicolas Roeg, produced by Jeremy Thomas and Alexander Stuart, and adapted by Terry Johnson from his play of the same name. The film ...more

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Straight Time Dustin Hoffman, Kathy Bates, Gary Busey Straight Time is a 1978 film directed by Ulu Grosbard, starring Dustin Hoffman, Theresa Russell, Gary Busey, Harry Dean Stanton, M. Emmet Walsh, and Kathy Bates.

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Lost Highway Richard Pryor, Gary Busey, Patricia Arquette Lost Highway is a 1997 French-American psychological thriller film written and directed by David Lynch. Blending elements of horror and neo-noir, the plot features Bill Pullman as a man ...more

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Piranha 3DD Katrina Bowden, David Hasselhoff, Christopher Lloyd Piranha 3DD is a 2012 American 3D comedy horror film and sequel to the 2010 film Piranha 3D. It is directed by John Gulager from a screenplay by Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton. It stars ...more

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The Execution of Private Slovik Charlie Sheen, Martin Sheen, Gary Busey The Execution of Private Slovik is a nonfiction book by William Bradford Huie, published in 1954, and an American made-for-television movie that aired on NBC on March 13, 1974. The film was ...more

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Let's Get Harry Robert Duvall, Gary Busey, Mark Harmon Let's Get Harry is a 1986 action film directed by Stuart Rosenberg. It stars Michael Schoeffling, Thomas F. Wilson, Glenn Frey, Rick Rossovich, Gary Busey, Mark Harmon and Robert Duvall. ...more

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Chasers Gary Busey, Tom Berenger, Dennis Hopper Chasers is a 1994 comedy film directed by Dennis Hopper, his last directorial effort before his death in 2010. It is about a pair of United States Navy shore patrollers who must escort a ...more

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A Crack in the Floor Gary Busey, Mario Lopez, Tracy Scoggins A Crack in the Floor is a horror movie directed by Sean Stanek and Corby Timbrook.

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Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice Gary Busey, Chris Chelios, Stephen Baldwin Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice is a 2002 American sports film starring Stephen Baldwin and Gary Busey and directed by Steve Boyum. The direct-to-video film is the sequel to the 1977 film Slap

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Diary of a Serial Killer Gary Busey, Arnold Vosloo, Julia Campbell On a rainy night, in a dark alley, award-winning journalist Nelson Keece witnesses a vicious murder. Although horrified, his curiosity takes over when this cold-blooded killer forces Nelson to ...more

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Motocross Kids Josh Hutchersonm, Gary Busey, Phyllis Diller Motocross Kids a.k.a. Moto X Kids is a 2004 film directed by Richard Gabai, distributed by Tag Entertainment.

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Steel Sharks Gary Busey, Billy Dee Williams, Shaun Toub

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Roast of Larry the Cable Guy Gary Busey, Toby Keith, Jeff Foxworthy

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Man with a Gun Jennifer Tilly, Gary Busey, Robert Loggia Man with a Gun is a 1985 action thriller film directed by David Wyles.