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

If you think the best James Brown role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest James Brown 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 many different films, including Young and Willing and Targets.

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

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Air Force Gig Young, Arthur Kennedy, John Garfield

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Targets Randy Quaid, Boris Karloff, Peter Bogdanovich

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Sands of Iwo Jima John Wayne, Forrest Tucker, Richard Jaeckel

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Rin Tin Tin: The Test is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best James Brown Movies
Rin Tin Tin: The Test Monte Blue, James Brown, Joe Sawyer

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BMW films Stellan Skarsgård, James Brown, Kathryn Morris

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Going My Way Bing Crosby, Barry Fitzgerald, William Smith

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The Blues Brothers Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Steven Spielberg

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The Charge at Feather River Vera Miles, Guy Madison, James Brown

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Young and Willing William Holden, Susan Hayward, Robert Benchley

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Montana Errol Flynn, Alexis Smith, James Brown

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Gun Fight Joan Staley, James Brown, Gregg Palmer

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Crazylegs Elroy Hirsch, Joseph Crehan, James Brown

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Mean Johnny Barrows Elliott Gould, Roddy McDowall, Fred Williamson

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Rocky IV is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best James Brown Movies
Rocky IV Sylvester Stallone, James Brown, Mr. T

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Ski Party James Brown, Annette Funicello, Yvonne Craig

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Adiós Amigo Richard Pryor, Fred Williamson, Mike Henry

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Blues Brothers 2000 Eric Clapton, Aretha Franklin, John Goodman

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Black Spurs DeForest Kelley, Linda Darnell, Lon Chaney^! Jr.

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The Man Who Met Himself Tom Wontner, Silas Hawkins, Siubhan Harrison

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Paper Chasers

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Brimstone Walter Brennan, Forrest Tucker, Jim Davis

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Objective, Burma! Errol Flynn, James Brown, William Prince

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Gun Street is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best James Brown Movies
Gun Street James Brown, John Clarke, Peggy Stewart