The Best Movies Directed by Paul Verhoeven

List of all movies directed by Paul Verhoeven ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Paul Verhoeven are listed here and include movie posters and Paul Verhoeven movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Paul Verhoeven as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Paul Verhoeven movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Paul Verhoeven film is can be factored into this list.

From Paul Verhoeven's studio films to Paul Verhoeven's independent films, this Paul Verhoeven filmography keeps tabs on all Paul Verhoeven movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

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  • RoboCop
    1
    Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Ronny Cox
    67 votes
    • Released: 1987
    • Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
    In a violent, near-apocalyptic Detroit, evil corporation Omni Consumer Products wins a contract from the city government to privatize the police force. To test their crime-eradicating cyborgs, the ...more

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  • Total Recall
    2
    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rachel Ticotin, Sharon Stone
    61 votes
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
    Douglas Quaid (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is a bored construction worker in the year 2084 who dreams of visiting the colonized Mars. He visits "Rekall," a company that plants false memories into people's ...more

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  • Starship Troopers
    3
    Casper Van Dien, Dina Meyer, Denise Richards
    65 votes
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
    In the distant future, the Earth is at war with a race of giant alien insects. Little is known about the Bugs except that they are intent on the eradication of all human life. But there was a time ...more

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  • Flesh and Blood
    4
    Jennifer Jason Leigh, Rutger Hauer, Nancy Cartwright
    22 votes
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
    Flesh and Blood is a 1985 dramatic adventure film directed by Paul Verhoeven and starring Rutger Hauer, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Burlinson and Jack Thompson. The script was written by Verhoeven and ...more
  • The Fourth Man
    5
    Jeroen Krabbé, Thom Hoffman, Hero Muller
    32 votes
    • Released: 1983
    • Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
    The Fourth Man is a 1983 Dutch suspense film directed by Paul Verhoeven, based on the novel De vierde man by Gerard Reve. The film stars Jeroen Krabbé and Renée Soutendijk in the lead roles. It was ...more
  • Black Book
    6
    Carice van Houten, Michiel Huisman, Derek de Lint
    31 votes
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
    Black Book is a 2006 Dutch WWII thriller film co-written and directed by Paul Verhoeven and starring Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch, Thom Hoffman, and Halina Reijn. The film, credited as based on ...more