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

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

List is made up of films like Relative Fear and Night of the Juggler.

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

James Brolin has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Steven Spielberg and Tim Burton.

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James Brolin, Margot Kidder, Rod Steiger The Amityville Horror is a 1979 American supernatural horror film, directed by Stuart Rosenberg, based on Jay Anson's bestselling 1977 novel of the same name. It is the first film in the ...more

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Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner Catch Me If You Can is a 2002 American biographical crime drama film based on the life of Frank Abagnale, who, before his 19th birthday, successfully performed cons worth millions of dollars by ...more

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Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Graham McTavish Rambo is a 2008 American-German independent action film directed, co-written by and starring Sylvester Stallone reprising his famous role as Cold War/Vietnam veteran John Rambo. It is the fourth ...more

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Cheatin' Hearts Kris Kristofferson, James Brolin, Sally Kirkland Henry deserted his wife and daughters over a year ago leaving them with debts that jeopardize retaining the old family home.

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O. J. Simpson, James Brolin, Elliott Gould Capricorn One is a 1978 government conspiracy thriller film about a Mars landing hoax. It was written and directed by Peter Hyams and produced by Lew Grade's ITC Entertainment. It stars Elliott ...more

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Phil Hartman, Morgan Fairchild, Tim Burton Pee-Wee's Big Adventure is a 1985 American adventure comedy film directed by Tim Burton in his full-length film directing debut and starring Paul Reubens as Pee-wee Herman. Reubens also co-wrote ...more

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John Stamos, James Brolin, Zoie Palmer The Reagans is a 180-minute television film about U.S. President Ronald Reagan and his family which CBS had planned to broadcast in November 2003 during fall "sweeps", but was ...more

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Frank Sinatra, James Brolin, Trevor Howard Von Ryan's Express is a 1965 World War II war adventure film about a group of Allied prisoners who after Italy's armistice with the Allies in September 1943, conduct a daring mass escape by ...more

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Yul Brynner, James Brolin, Dick Van Patten Westworld is a 1973 science fiction western-thriller film written and directed by novelist Michael Crichton and produced by Paul Lazarus III about amusement park robots that become evil after a ...more

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Salma Hayek, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas Traffic is a 2000 American crime drama film directed by Steven Soderbergh and written by Stephen Gaghan. It explores the illegal drug trade from a number of perspectives: a user, an enforcer, a ...more

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James Coburn, Ernest Borgnine, James Brolin High Risk is a 1981 American/Mexican/UK adventure/heist film directed by Stewart Raffill and stars James Brolin, Lindsay Wagner, Cleavon Little, James Coburn, Ernest Borgnine and Anthony Quinn.

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Julia Roberts, Mandy Moore, Alyson Hannigan Love, Wedding, Marriage is a 2011 American romantic comedy film directed by Dermot Mulroney and starring Mandy Moore, Kellan Lutz, James Brolin, Jane Seymour and Christopher Lloyd.

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James Brolin, M. Emmet Walsh, Denise Crosby Relative Fear is a 1994 Canadian, independent, psychological horror film that references the 1956 film The Bad Seed. An autistic child is seemingly born to kill, and so he does.

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Raquel Welch, James Brolin, Donald Pleasence Per salvare la vita di un celebre scienziato, vittima di un attentato, alcuni medici si fanno miniaturizzare ed entrano nel suo corpo. Per arrivare al cervello e operarlo hanno solamente un'ora. ...more

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Dustin Hoffman, Emma Thompson, James Brolin Last Chance Harvey is a 2008 British-American romantic drama film written and directed by Joel Hopkins. The screenplay focuses on two lonely people who tentatively forge a relationship over the ...more

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Charlton Heston, Susan Dey, James Brolin Skyjacked is a 1972 disaster film, directed by John Guillermin. The film stars Charlton Heston, James Brolin, and Yvette Mimieux, along with an all-star cast primarily playing the roles of ...more

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Kim Richards, James Brolin, Kyle Richards The Car is a 1977 thriller film directed by Elliot Silverstein and written by Michael Butler, Dennis Shryack and Lane Slate. The film stars James Brolin, Kathleen Lloyd, John Marley, and Ronny ...more

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Christina Aguilera, Kristen Bell, Cher Burlesque is a 2010 drama film written Steven Antin, Susannah Grant and Keith Merryman and directed by Steve Antin.

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James Brolin, Red Buttons, Jill Clayburgh Gable and Lombard is a 1976 American biographical film directed by Sidney J. Furie. The screenplay by Barry Sandler is based on the romance and consequent marriage of screen stars Clark Gable ...more

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Barbara Eden, James Brolin, Terry O'Quinn

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Jessica Simpson, Naya Rivera, Paula Abdul The Master of Disguise is a 2002 comedy film starring Dana Carvey, Jennifer Esposito, Harold Gould, James Brolin, and Brent Spiner. Adam Sandler produced The Master of Disguise through his Happy ...more

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Will Ferrell, Gina Gershon, Jeremy Piven The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard is a 2009 comedy film directed by Neal Brennan, starring Jeremy Piven and Ed Helms. The film was released on August 14, 2009.

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Honor Blackman, James Brolin, Lindsay Wagner Voice of the Heart is a 1989 film directed by Tony Wharmby.

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James Brolin, Mandy Patinkin, Dan Hedaya Night of the Juggler is a 1980 action-thriller film, starring James Brolin.

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James Brolin, Fairuza Balk, Robert Knepper Gas Food Lodging is a 1992 movie directed by Allison Anders about a waitress trying to find romance while raising two daughters in a trailer-park. It stars Brooke Adams, Ione Skye, and Fairuza ...more

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Julia Stiles, Selma Blair, James Brolin A Guy Thing is a 2003 American comedy film directed by Chris Koch and starring Jason Lee, Julia Stiles and Selma Blair.

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Diane Kruger, Richard Gere, Jesse Eisenberg The Hunting Party is a 2007 American action-adventure-thriller film with elements of political activism and dark satire starring Richard Gere, Terrence Howard, Diane Kruger and Jesse Eisenberg. ...more

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James Brolin, Tia Mowry, Joanna Cassidy

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Shannen Doherty, Gina Gershon, Randy Quaid Category 7: The End of the World is a 2005 four-hour television film miniseries that was broadcast in the United States on CBS in two parts, the first part aired on November 6 and the second on ...more

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Jerry Lewis, James Brolin, Anita Ekberg Way...Way Out is a 1966 American comedy film starring Jerry Lewis and released by 20th Century Fox on October 21, 1966. The film was both a critical and commercial flop.

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My Brother's War Josh Brolin, Jennie Garth, James Brolin My Brother's War is a 1997 action thriller film written by Alex Simon and directed by James Brolin.

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John Stamos, Eric Dane, James Brolin Wedding Wars is a 2006 LGBT romantic comedy film starring John Stamos, Eric Dane, Bonnie Somerville, James Brolin and Sean Maher. Executive produced by Neil Meron and Craig Zadan, the film was ...more

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Twin Sisters is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best James Brolin Movies
Twin Sisters James Brolin, Frederic Forrest, Stepfanie Kramer

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The Cape Town Affair Jacqueline Bissett, James Brolin, Claire Trevor The Cape Town Affair is director Robert D. Webb's 1967 glamorized spy film produced by 20th Century Fox at Killarney Film Studios in South Africa. The film stars Claire Trevor, James Brolin and ...more

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Jessica Biel, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kirstie Alley Accidental Love is a 2015 American comedy film directed by David O. Russell and written by Russell, Kristin Gore, Matthew Silverstein and Dave Jeser, from the novel Sammy's Hill by Gore. The ...more

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James Brolin, Jim Varney, Jeff Speakman The Expert is a 1995 action film about an ex-special forces trainer who decides to exact revenge on the murderer of his sister Jenny Lomax after his death sentence is commuted. The film was ...more

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Gunsmoke : The Long Ride is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best James Brolin Movies
James Brolin, Ali MacGraw, James Arness Retired marshal Matt Dillon must clear his name after mistaken identity makes him wanted: dead or alive.

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Johnny Depp, Dennis Hopper, Benicio del Toro Cannes Man is a 2011 independent comedy film directed and composed by Richard Martini. The film stars Seymour Cassel and Francesco Quinn. The film also features more than 15 famous Hollywood ...more

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Ambush Murders Alfre Woodard, James Brolin, Amy Madigan An African-American political activist is wrongfully imprisoned for killing two white policemen; he is unwary of yet another white lawyer who claims that he will help free him.

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To Face Her Past James Brolin, Patty Duke, Tracey Gold To Face Her Past is a film directed by Steven Schachter released on Nov 12, 1996.

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The Haunted Sea Krista Allen, James Brolin, Joanna PacuƂa

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James Brolin, Michael York, Rae Dawn Chong Goodbye America is a 1997 action-drama film that examines how the closing of the U.S. naval base at Subic Bay, Philippines affected the Filipinos and the Americans who had served there. The film ...more

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Natasha Henstridge, Jewel Staite, James Brolin

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James Brolin, Joe Spano, Melody Anderson

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Angel Camouflaged is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best James Brolin Movies
Angel Camouflaged James Brolin, Patty Smyth, Tessie Santiago Angel Camouflaged is a 2010 film directed by R. Michael Givens. It stars James Brolin, Dilana, Warrick Grier, Carlos Bernard and Patty Smyth.

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The Visual Bible: Acts James Brolin, Jennifer O'Neill, Dean Jones The Visual Bible: Acts is a 1994 Christian film that depicts the events of the Acts of the Apostles from the New Testament. All of the dialogue is word-for-word scripture, taken directly from ...more

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Royal Reunion is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best James Brolin Movies
Royal Reunion Dean Cain, James Brolin, Amy Yasbeck Royal Reunion is a 2011 short drama film directed by James Brolin.

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Ryan Phillippe, Tony Curtis, James Brolin

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Lewis and Clark and George Rose McGowan, James Brolin, Art LaFleur Lewis and Clark and George is a 1997 comedy crime thriller film directed by Rod McCall.

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Lost City Raiders Ian Somerhalder, James Brolin, Bettina Zimmermann Lost City Raiders is a 2008 made-for-television science fiction film written and directed by Jean de Segonzac. It starred James Brolin, Ian Somerhalder, Jamie King, and Bettina Zimmermann.