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The Best Michelle Rodriguez Movies 

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

Michelle Rodriguez is best known for her role as Letty in the Fast and Furious movies.

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

This is a list that includes films like Avatar and Girlfight.

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

Michelle Rodriguez has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Uwe Boll and James Cameron. If you're a fan of Michelle Rodriguez, then check out our lists of the best Rosario Dawson and Eva Mendes movies as well.

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Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster

Released: 2009

Directed by: Justin Lin

Fast & Furious is a 2009 American street racing action film directed by Justin Lin and written by Chris Morgan. It is the fourth installment of The Fast and the Furious franchise. The plot ...more

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Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson

Released: 2013

Directed by: Justin Lin

Fast & Furious 6 is a 2013 American action film directed by Justin Lin, and the sixth installment in The Fast and the Furious franchise. Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson) has Dominic (Vin Diesel) and ...more

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Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster

Released: 2001

Directed by: Rob Cohen

The Fast and the Furious is a 2001 American street racing action film directed by Rob Cohen and starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez and Jordana Brewster. The film is the first ...more

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Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez

Released: 2009

Directed by: James Cameron

Avatar is a 2009 American epic science fiction film written and directed by James Cameron, and starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, Joel David Moore, Giovanni ...more

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Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell, Michelle Rodriguez

Released: 2003

Directed by: Clark Johnson

S.W.A.T. is a 2003 American action-thriller film directed by Clark Johnson, and is based on the 1975 television series of the same name. It stars Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell, Michelle ...more
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Michelle Rodriguez, John Sayles, Alicia Ashley

Released: 2000

Directed by: Karyn Kusama

Girlfight is a 2000 American sports drama film written and directed by Karyn Kusama and starring Michelle Rodriguez in both of their film debuts. It follows Diana Guzman, a troubled teenager ...more
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Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Isaacs

Released: 2002

Directed by: Paul W. S. Anderson

Resident Evil is a 2002 German-British-French science fiction horror film written and directed by Paul W. S. Anderson. The film stars Milla Jovovich and Michelle Rodriguez. It is the first ...more

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Jessica Alba, Lindsay Lohan, Robert De Niro

Released: 2010

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez, Ethan Maniquis

Machete is a 2010 American action film written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Ethan Maniquis. This film is an expansion of a fake trailer that was included in Rodriguez's and ...more

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Michelle Rodriguez, Bridget Moynahan, Shaffer Smith

Released: 2011

Directed by: Jonathan Liebesman

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Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Mirtha Michelle

Released: 2009

Directed by: Vin Diesel

Los Bandoleros is a 2009 short action/drama film written and directed by Vin Diesel.
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Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Michelle Rodriguez

Released: 2012

Directed by: Paul W. S. Anderson

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Jessica Alba, Lady Gaga, Sofía Vergara

Released: 2013

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

This film is a 2013 American action-comedy film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez. It is a sequel to Machete and the third film based on Grindhouse fake trailers. Danny Trejo, Michelle ...more
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Kate Bosworth, Michelle Rodriguez, Matthew Davis

Released: 2002

Directed by: John Stockwell

Blue Crush is a 2002 surfer film directed by John Stockwell and based on the Outside magazine article "Life's Swell" by Susan Orlean. Starring Kate Bosworth, Michelle Rodriguez, Sanoe ...more

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Charlize Theron, Channing Tatum, Michelle Rodriguez

Released: 2007

Directed by: Stuart Townsend

Battle in Seattle is a 2007 political action film and the directorial debut of actor Stuart Townsend. It is based on the protest activity at the WTO Ministerial Conference of 1999. The film ...more
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Snoop Dogg, Samuel L. Jackson, Ryan Reynolds

Released: 2013

Directed by: David Soren

Turbo is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated comedy sports film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by 20th Century Fox. It is based on an original idea by David Soren, who also ...more

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Michelle Rodriguez, César Évora, Juan Fernández de Alarcon

Released: 2009

Directed by: Juan Delancer

Trópico de Sangre is a 2010 drama film based on the true story of the Dominican Republic's historic Mirabal sisters.
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Blacktino Michelle Rodriguez, Danny Trejo, Daryl Sabara

Released: 2011

Directed by: Aaron Burns

""blacktino" is a dark teen comedy about an overweight half-black, half-hispanic nerd named Stefan Daily. He was raised by his black grandmother in a medium sized suburb of ...more
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Viola Davis, Cynthia Erivo, André Holland

Released: 2018

Directed by: Steve McQueen

Widows is a 2018 heist thriller film directed by Steve McQueen, based on the 1983 TV series. Four armed robbers are killed in a failed heist attempt, only to have their widows step up to finish ...more
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Sorority Pillow Fight Michelle Rodriguez, Kyle Mooney, Bonnie Morgan

Released: 2011

Directed by: Todd Strauss-Schulson

Sorority Pillow Fight is a 2011 short comedy film directed by Todd Strauss-Schulson.
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Willem Dafoe, Michelle Rodriguez, Ray Liotta

Released: 2004

Directed by: Tim Hunter

Control is a 2004 American direct-to-video film directed by Tim Hunter and starring Ray Liotta, Willem Dafoe and Michelle Rodriguez. It was produced by a United States production company and ...more
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Michelle Rodriguez, Pam Grier, Danny Glover

Released: 2001

Directed by: Lee Davis

3 A.M. is the first film directed by Lee Davis, a protégé of Spike Lee. It was also written by Lee Davis and stars Danny Glover, Sergej Trifunovic, and Michelle Rodriguez. The film ...more
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Michelle Rodriguez, Ben Kingsley, Meat Loaf

Released: 2005

Directed by: Uwe Boll

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Michelle Rodriguez, Jeremy Piven, Jeremy Sisto

Released: 2008

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Michelle Rodriguez, John Malkovich, Gillian Jacobs

Released: 2008

Directed by: Damian Harris

"Gardens of the Night" is a harrowing story of survival on the mean streets of San Diego, starring Gillian Jacobs, John Malkovich and Tom Arnold. Abducted by two men and forced into ...more
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Robert De Niro, Usher, Ellen Barkin

Released: 2014

Directed by: Jonathan Jakubowicz

Hands of Stone is a 2014 action, biography, drama, sport film written and directed by Jonathan Jakubowicz.