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The Best James Remar Movies

Updated September 23, 2019 884 votes 55 voters 4.2k views59 items

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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?"

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    Duplex is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Duplex

    Drew Barrymore, Ben Stiller

    Released2003

    Directed byDanny DeVito

    Duplex is a 2003 American comedy film directed by Danny DeVito, and starring Ben Stiller and... more on Wikipedia
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    The Warriors is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    The Warriors

    Mercedes Ruehl, Robert Townsend

    Released1979

    Directed byWalter Hill

    The Warriors is a 1979 American cult thriller film directed by Walter Hill and based on Sol... more on Wikipedia

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    Hellraiser: Inferno is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Hellraiser: Inferno

    Doug Bradley, Kathryn Joosten

    Released2000

    Directed byScott Derrickson

    Hellraiser: Inferno is the fifth installment in the Hellraiser series and the first Hellraiser... more on Wikipedia

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    The Clan of the Cave Bear is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    The Clan of the Cave Bear

    Daryl Hannah, Nicole Eggert

    Released1986

    Directed byMichael Chapman

    The Clan of the Cave Bear is a 1986 film based on the book of the same name by Jean M. Auel... more on Wikipedia
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    48 Hrs. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    48 Hrs.

    Eddie Murphy, Nick Nolte

    Released1982

    Directed byWalter Hill

    48 Hrs. is a 1982 American action comedy film directed by Walter Hill, starring Nick Nolte and... more on Wikipedia

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    Drugstore Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Drugstore Cowboy

    Heather Graham, Matt Dillon

    Released1989

    Directed byGus Van Sant

    Drugstore Cowboy is a 1989 American drama film directed by Gus Van Sant and written by Van... more on Wikipedia

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    Renaissance Man is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Renaissance Man

    Mark Wahlberg, Danny DeVito

    Released1994

    Directed byPenny Marshall

    Renaissance Man is a 1994 American comedy film directed by Penny Marshall, and stars Danny... more on Wikipedia

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    Windwalker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Windwalker

    Trevor Howard, James Remar

    Released1980

    Directed byKieth Merrill

    Windwalker is a 1981 western adventure film, based on a novel by Blaine M. Yorgason, starring... more on Wikipedia

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    Boys on the Side is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Boys on the Side

    Drew Barrymore, Matthew McConaughey

    Released1995

    Directed byHerbert Ross

    Boys on the Side is a 1995 American comedy-drama film directed by Herbert Ross. It stars... more on Wikipedia
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    Red is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Red

    Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman

    Released2010

    Directed byRobert Schwentke

    Red is a 2010 American action comedy film directed by Robert Schwentke, inspired by the comic... more on Wikipedia

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    Band of the Hand is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Band of the Hand

    Laurence Fishburne, Lauren Holly

    Released1986

    Directed byPaul Michael Glaser

    Band of the Hand is an American 1986 crime film directed by Paul Michael Glaser. The film... more on Wikipedia
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    Fatal Instinct is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Fatal Instinct

    Rosie O'Donnell, Jane Lynch

    Released1993

    Directed byCarl Reiner

    This film is a 1993 thriller comedy film directed by Carl Reiner. It parodies the erotic... more on Wikipedia
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    Miracle on 34th Street is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Miracle on 34th Street

    Richard Attenborough, Mara Wilson

    Released1994

    Directed byLes Mayfield

    Miracle on 34th Street is a 1994 American Christmas fantasy film written and produced by John... more on Wikipedia

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    Ratatouille is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Ratatouille

    Peter O'Toole, Janeane Garofalo

    Released2007

    Directed byBrad Bird, Jan Pinkava

    Ratatouille is a 2007 American computer-animated comedy film produced by Pixar Animation... more on Wikipedia

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    Tales from the Darkside: The M is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Tales from the Darkside: The Movie

    Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi

    Released1990

    Directed byJohn Harrison

    Tales from the Darkside: The Movie is a 1990 American horror anthology film directed by John... more on Wikipedia

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    Fear X is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Fear X

    John Turturro, James Remar

    Released2003

    Directed byNicolas Winding

    Fear X is a 2003 psychological thriller film directed by Nicolas Winding Refn. The first film... more on Wikipedia
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    Rites of Passage is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Rites of Passage

    Jason Behr, Dean Stockwell

    Released1999

    Directed byVictor Salva

    Rites of Passage is a 1999 thriller film written and directed by Victor Salva. It stars Dean... more on Wikipedia
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    The Cotton Club is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    The Cotton Club

    Nicolas Cage, Diane Lane

    Released1984

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

    The Cotton Club is a 1984 drama music film written by William Kennedy, Francis Ford Coppola,... more on Wikipedia

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    What Lies Beneath is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    What Lies Beneath

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Harrison Ford

    Released2000

    Directed byRobert Zemeckis

    What Lies Beneath is a 2000 American psychological thriller film directed by Robert Zemeckis.... more on Wikipedia

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    Blade: Trinity is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Blade: Trinity

    Jessica Biel, Ryan Reynolds

    Released2004

    Directed byDavid S. Goyer

    Blade: Trinity is a 2004 American vampire superhero action film written, produced and directed... more on Wikipedia

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    Ike: Countdown to D-Day is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Ike: Countdown to D-Day

    Tom Selleck, Gerald McRaney

    Released2004

    Directed byRobert Harmon

    Ike: Countdown to D-Day is a 2004 American television film originally aired on the American... more on Wikipedia
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    The Dream Team is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    The Dream Team

    Michael Keaton, Christopher Lloyd

    Released1989

    Directed byHoward Zieff

    The Dream Team is a 1989 comedy film directed by Howard Zieff and produced by Christopher W.... more on Wikipedia

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    The Quest is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    The Quest

    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roger Moore

    Released1996

    Directed byJean-Claude Van Damme

    The Quest is a 1996 American martial arts film directed by Jean-Claude Van Damme in his... more on Wikipedia

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    Lady Jayne: Killer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Lady Jayne: Killer

    Erika Eleniak, Adam Baldwin

    Released2003

    Directed byMark L. Lester

    Betrayal is a thriller film released in 2003. The film stars Erika Eleniak, Julie du Page,... more on Wikipedia
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    Sharpshooter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best James Remar Movies
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    Sharpshooter

    Mario Van Peebles, James Remar

    Released2007

    Directed byArmand Mastroianni

    Sharpshooter is a 2007 American action-adventure television film starring James Remar, Bruce... more on Wikipedia
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