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The Best Lions Gate Entertainment Movies List 

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List of Lions Gate Entertainment movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Lions Gate Entertainment produced and/or distributed these films, which are listed in alphabetical order and sortable by any column. This is a list of all notable and most famous Lions Gate Entertainment films, including movie posters when available. It answers the questions, "What movies did Lions Gate Entertainment produce?" and "What films did Lions Gate Entertainment distribute?" This list features movies like Saw II and Pinocchio 3000. This best Lions Gate Entertainment movies list displays shorts as well as feature films made by Lions Gate Entertainment, including theatrical releases, limited releases, and made-for-TV Lions Gate Entertainment movies. You can also manipulate this list of movies by this production company. (171 Movies)
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Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth

Released: 2014

Directed by: Francis Lawrence

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is a 2014 American dystopian science fiction adventure film directed by Francis Lawrence. Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence); having twice survived the ...more

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Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe, Jared Leto

Released: 2000

Directed by: Mary Harron

American Psycho is a 2000 American neo-noir satirical psychological horror film directed by Mary Harron, based on the 1991 novel by Bret Easton Ellis. Wealthy New York City investment banking ...more

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Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz, Lyndsy Fonseca

Released: 2010

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Kick-Ass is a 2010 British-American superhero action comedy film based on the comic book of the same name by Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr. The film was directed by Matthew Vaughn, who ...more

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Shawnee Smith, Betsy Russell, Tobin Bell

Released: 2009

Directed by: Kevin Greutert

Saw VI is a 2009 Canadian-American horror film directed by Kevin Greutert from a screenplay written by Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan. It is the sixth installment in the seven–part Saw ...more

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Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer

Released: 2005

Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman

Saw II is a 2005 Canadian-American horror film, a sequel to 2004's Saw and the second installment in the seven-part Saw franchise, directed and co-written by Darren Lynn Bousman. Co-written with ...more

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Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, Alex Reid

Released: 2005

Directed by: Neil Marshall

The Descent is a 2005 British adventure horror film directed by Neil Marshall. Six women enter an unmapped cave system, become trapped, and are hunted by flesh-eating subterranean humanoids.

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Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer, Donnie Wahlberg

Released: 2006

Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman

Saw III is a 2006 Canadian-American horror film directed by Darren Lynn Bousman from a screenplay by Leigh Whannell and story by James Wan and Whannell. Wan and Whannell directed and wrote Saw ...more

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Eli Roth, Ashley Robbins, Jay Hernandez

Released: 2005

Directed by: Eli Roth

Hostel is a 2005 American horror film written, produced, and directed by Eli Roth and starring Jay Hernandez. The film tells the story of two college students traveling across Europe, who find ...more

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#386 of 553 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made #129 of 784 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #5 of 134 The Best Movies You Never Want to Watch Again

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Jennifer Connelly, Jared Leto, Ellen Burstyn

Released: 2000

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Requiem for a Dream is a 2000 American psychological drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, and Marlon Wayans. The film is based on ...more

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#32 of 239 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time #273 of 553 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Madelisted on Movies Set in Brooklyn

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Jason Statham, Amy Smart, Dwight Yoakam

Released: 2006

Directed by: Neveldine/Taylor

Crank is a 2006 American black comedy/action film written and directed by Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor and starring Jason Statham, Amy Smart and Jose Pablo Cantillo. The plot centers on a ...more

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#231 of 481 The Greatest Movies for Guys #294 of 560 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #630 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Julie Benz, Meagan Good, Betsy Russell

Released: 2008

Directed by: David Hackl

Saw V is a 2008 Canadian-American horror film directed by David Hackl and written by Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan and stars Tobin Bell, Costas Mandylor, Scott Patterson, Betsy Russell, Mark ...more

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Jennifer Morrison, Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte

Released: 2011

Directed by: Gavin O'Connor

Warrior is a 2011 American sports drama film directed by Gavin O'Connor and starring Tom Hardy and Joel Edgerton as two estranged brothers whose entrance into a mixed martial arts tournament ...more

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#300 of 481 The Greatest Movies for Guys #1,482 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movies #47 of 276 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry

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John Travolta, Rebecca Romijn, Kevin Nash

Released: 2004

Directed by: Jonathan Hensleigh

The Punisher is a 2004 American comic book vigilante action film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, starring Thomas Jane as the antihero Frank Castle / The Punisher and John ...more

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The Punisher's Best Villains & Enemies #340 of 481 The Greatest Movies for Guys #86 of 172 The Best Superhero Movies Ever Made

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Christian Bale, Russell Crowe, Logan Lerman

Released: 2007

Directed by: James Mangold

3:10 to Yuma is a 2007 western film directed by James Mangold and produced by Cathy Konrad, and stars Russell Crowe and Christian Bale in the lead roles, with supporting performances by Peter ...more

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#39 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #175 of 481 The Greatest Movies for Guys #173 of 276 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry

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Sean Penn, Michael Douglas, Spike Jonze

Released: 1997

Directed by: David Fincher, Pedro Coutinho

The Game is a 1997 American mystery thriller film directed by David Fincher, starring Michael Douglas and Sean Penn, and produced by Propaganda Films and PolyGram Filmed Entertainment. It tells ...more

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#22 of 239 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time #15 of 24 The Best Movies with Twist Endings #25 of 63 Movies You Wish You Could Still Watch for the First Time

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Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Graham McTavish

Released: 2008

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Rambo is a 2008 American-German independent action film directed, co-written by and starring Sylvester Stallone reprising his famous role as veteran John Rambo. It is the fourth installment in ...more

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#111 of 377 The 50+ Best War Movies Ever Made, Ranked #35 of 481 The Greatest Movies for Guys #325 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Sandra Bullock, Brendan Fraser, Ludacris

Released: 2004

Directed by: Paul Haggis

This movie is a 2004 ensemble drama film co-written, produced, and directed by Paul Haggis. The film is about racial and social tensions in Los Angeles, California. A self-described ...more

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#1,395 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movies #59 of 63 Movies You Wish You Could Still Watch for the First Timelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Rob Zombie, Chris Hardwick, Karen Black

Released: 2003

Directed by: Rob Zombie

House of 1000 Corpses is a 2003 American exploitation horror film directed by Rob Zombie. Two young couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of murder end up ...more

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#88 of 784 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #379 of 560 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #9 of 93 The Goriest Movies Ever Made

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Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Bryan Cranston

Released: 2011

Directed by: Brad Furman

The Lincoln Lawyer is a 2011 American thriller film adapted from the novel of the same name by Michael Connelly, starring Matthew McConaughey, Ryan Phillippe, William H. Macy and Marisa Tomei. ...more

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#301 of 560 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #1,146 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movies #40 of 280 The Best Whodunit Movies

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Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith, Dina Meyer

Released: 2007

Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman

Saw IV is a 2007 Canadian-American horror film and the fourth installment of the Saw franchise. It was directed by Darren Lynn Bousman and written by newcomers Patrick Melton, Marcus Dunstan, ...more

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Jason Statham, Robert Knepper, Semmy Schilt

Released: 2008

Directed by: Olivier Megaton

Transporter 3 is a 2008 French action film, and is the third installment in the Transporter franchise. Both Jason Statham and François Berléand reprised their roles, as Frank ...more
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Nick Nolte, Joaquin Phoenix, Don Cheadle

Released: 2004

Directed by: Terry George

Hotel Rwanda is a 2004 American historical drama film directed by Terry George. It was adapted from a screenplay written by both George and Keir Pearson. It stars Don Cheadle and Sophie Okonedo ...more

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#103 of 377 The 50+ Best War Movies Ever Made, Ranked #96 of 276 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry #21 of 134 The Best Movies You Never Want to Watch Again

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Diamond Dallas Page, Danny Trejo, Ginger Lynn

Released: 2005

Directed by: Rob Zombie

The Devil's Rejects is a 2005 American horror film written and directed by Rob Zombie, and the sequel to his 2003 film House of 1000 Corpses. The film is centered on the run of three members of ...more

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#75 of 784 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #10 of 93 The Goriest Movies Ever Made #144 of 299 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time

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Bijou Phillips, Lauren German, Heather Matarazzo

Released: 2007

Directed by: Eli Roth

Hostel: Part II is a 2007 American horror film written and directed by Eli Roth, and the sequel to his 2005 horror film Hostel. Like its predecessor, the film is set in Slovakia and centers on a ...more

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Nicolas Cage, Jared Leto, Ethan Hawke

Released: 2005

Directed by: Andrew Niccol

This film is a 2005 film written, produced and directed by Andrew Niccol and co-produced by and starring Nicolas Cage. It was released in the United States on September 16, 2005, with the DVD ...more

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