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The Best James Remar Movies  

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

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

This list below has everything from The Phantom to Blowback.

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

Michael Bay and Quentin Tarantino have both worked with James Remar over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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Mercedes Ruehl, Robert Townsend, James Remar
The Warriors is a 1979 American cult thriller film directed by Walter Hill and based on Sol Yurick's 1965 novel of the same name. Like the novel, the film borrows elements from the Anabasis by ...more

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Eddie Murphy, Nick Nolte, Annette O'Toole
48 Hrs. is a 1982 American action comedy film directed by Walter Hill, starring Nick Nolte and Eddie Murphy as a cop and convict, respectively, who team up to catch a cop-killer. The title ...more

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Peter O'Toole, Janeane Garofalo, Will Arnett
Ratatouille is a 2007 American computer-animated comedy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the eighth film produced by Pixar, and was co-written ...more

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Heather Graham, Matt Dillon, William S. Burroughs
Drugstore Cowboy is a 1989 American drama film directed by Gus Van Sant and written by Van Sant and Daniel Yost, based on an autobiographical novel by James Fogle. Matt Dillon stars in the title ...more

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Nicolas Cage, Diane Lane, Richard Gere
The Cotton Club is a 1984 drama music film written by William Kennedy, Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo and Jim Haskins and directed by Francis Ford Coppola.
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Jessica Biel, Ryan Reynolds, Triple H
Blade: Trinity is a 2004 American vampire superhero action film written, produced and directed by David S. Goyer who also wrote the screenplays to Blade and Blade II, and also produced by and ...more

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Seth Rogen, James Franco, Gary Cole
Pineapple Express is a 2008 American buddy stoner action comedy film directed by David Gordon Green. A process server (Seth Rogen) and his marijuana dealer (James Franco) are forced to flee from ...more

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#129 of 997 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films #932 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Moviesfeaturing Behind-The-Scenes Stories From The Set Of 'Pineapple Express'

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Richard Attenborough, Mara Wilson, Dylan McDermott
Miracle on 34th Street is a 1994 American Christmas fantasy film written and produced by John Hughes, and directed by Les Mayfield. It stars Richard Attenborough, Mara Wilson, Elizabeth Perkins, ...more

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Michelle Pfeiffer, Harrison Ford, Amber Valletta
What Lies Beneath is a 2000 American psychological thriller film directed by Robert Zemeckis. It is the first film by ImageMovers. It stars Harrison Ford and Michelle Pfeiffer as a well-to-do ...more

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Olivia Wilde, Elisha Cuthbert, Timothy Olyphant
The Girl Next Door is a 2004 American romantic comedy film directed by Luke Greenfield.

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Julianne Moore, Viggo Mortensen, Vince Vaughn
Psycho is a 1998 American horror film produced and directed by Gus Van Sant for Universal Pictures, a remake of the 1960 film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Both films are adapted from Robert ...more

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#1 of 33 Horror Movie Reboots No One Ever Asked For #175 of 771 The Best Horror Movies of All Timefeaturing Why The Gus Van Sant Scene-For-Scene Remake Of Hitchcock's 'Psycho' Exists

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Eva Mendes, Paul Walker, Ludacris
2 Fast 2 Furious is a 2003 American street racing action film directed by John Singleton. It is the second installment of The Fast and the Furious franchise. Brian O'Conner teams up with his ...more

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Gary Oldman, Idris Elba, Odette Annable
The Unborn is a 2009 American horror film written and directed by David S. Goyer. The film stars Odette Yustman as a young woman who is tormented by a dybbuk and seeks help from a rabbi. The ...more
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The Dream Team Michael Keaton, Christopher Lloyd, Lorraine Bracco
The Dream Team is a 1989 comedy film directed by Howard Zieff and produced by Christopher W. Knight for Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures. It stars Michael Keaton, Christopher Lloyd, ...more

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Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roger Moore, James Remar
The Quest is a 1996 American martial arts film directed by Jean-Claude Van Damme in his directorial debut, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Roger Moore, James Remar and Janet ...more

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Dennis Quaid, Randy Quaid, Christopher Guest
The Long Riders is a 1980 western film directed by Walter Hill. It was produced by James Keach, Stacy Keach and Tim Zinnemann and featured an original soundtrack by Ry Cooder. Cooder won the ...more

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Ethan Hawke, James Remar, Bill Moseley
White Fang is a 1991 American adventure film directed by Randal Kleiser, starring Ethan Hawke, Klaus Maria Brandauer and Seymour Cassel. Based on Jack London's novel White Fang, it tells the ...more

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Vacation 8 Lucas Till, James Remar, Edi Gathegi
Vacation 8 is a 2012 sci-fi adventure film written and directed by Jason Trost.
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Robert Downey Jr., Lou Reed, Ellen Burstyn
Hubert Selby Jr: It/ll Be Better Tomorrow is a 2005 documentary film about writer Hubert Selby, Jr.. The film's title It/ll Be Better Tomorrow is taken from Selby's novel, The Demon, the slash ...more
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The Christmas Hope Madeleine Stowe, Ian Ziering, James Remar
The Christmas Hope is a 2009 drama film directed by Norma Bailey.
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One Good Turn James Remar, John Savage, Suzy Amis
One Good Turn is a 1996 thriller film written by Gregg Mancuso and Jim Piddock and directed by Tony Randel.
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Val Kilmer, 50 Cent, AnnaLynne McCord
Angel (Val Kilmer) gets out of prison, only to get involved in the gun-running ring of his old friend, Rich (Curtis Jackson).
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Transformers: The Ride - 3D Hugo Weaving, Tom Kenny, James Remar
Transformers: The Ride - 3D is a 2012 action film directed by Michael Bay.
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Mimi Rogers, Rutger Hauer, Joan Chen
Wedlock is a 1991 American science fiction-action television film from HBO Films, directed by Lewis Teague and starring Rutger Hauer, Mimi Rogers, Joan Chen and James Remar. It received an Emmy ...more
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Vs Lucas Till, James Remar, Sean Whalen
Vs is a 2011 American independent superhero film starring Jason Trost, James Remar, and Lucas Till. Filming took place in Los Angeles, California. Vs premiered in Toronto, Ontario, at the ...more