The Best Peter Berg Movies  

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

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

Cop Land and Never on Tuesday are only the beginning of the films on this list.

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

If you're a fan of Peter Berg, then check out our lists of the best Spike Jonze and Ben Stiller movies as well.

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Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jason Statham
Collateral is a 2004 American neo-noir film directed by Michael Mann from a screenplay written by Stuart Beattie, and starring Tom Cruise as a contract killer and Jamie Foxx as a taxi driver who ...more
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Sylvester Stallone, Robert De Niro, Debbie Harry
Cop Land is a 1997 American drama film written and directed by James Mangold, and starring Sylvester Stallone, Harvey Keitel, Ray Liotta, and Robert De Niro. The supporting cast features Peter ...more
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Ben Affleck, Alicia Keys, Ryan Reynolds
Smokin' Aces is a 2006 American-British-French film written and directed by Joe Carnahan. It stars Jeremy Piven as a Las Vegas Strip magician turned informant and Ryan Reynolds as the FBI agent ...more
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Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Foxx, Jeff Goldblum
The Great White Hype is a 1996 film directed by Reginald Hudlin. It stars Samuel L. Jackson, Peter Berg, Damon Wayans, Jeff Goldblum, Jon Lovitz, Cheech Marin, John Rhys-Davies, Salli Richardson ...more
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James Garner, Robert Patrick, Peter Berg
This film is a 1993 science fiction horror drama film based on an alleged extraterrestrial encounter, directed by Robert Lieberman, and written by Tracy Tormé based on Travis Walton's ...more
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Ethan Hawke, Gary Sinise, Peter Berg
A Midnight Clear is a 1992 American war film directed by former actor Keith Gordon with an ensemble cast featuring Ethan Hawke, Gary Sinise, Peter Berg, Kevin Dillon, and Arye Gross. Set towards ...more
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Tom Cruise, Meryl Streep, Robert Redford
Lions for Lambs is a 2007 American drama film directed by Robert Redford about the connection between a platoon of United States soldiers in Afghanistan, a U.S. senator, a reporter, and a ...more
Late for Dinner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Peter Berg Movies
Marcia Gay Harden, Peter Berg, Peter Gallagher
Late for Dinner is a 1991 American film directed by W. D. Richter and starring Peter Berg, Brian Wimmer and Marcia Gay Harden. The supporting cast features Peter Gallagher and Richard Steinmetz, ...more
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Madonna, Halle Berry, Quentin Tarantino
Girl 6 is a 1996 comedy, drama film written by Suzan-Lori Parks and directed by Spike Lee.
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Charlie Sheen, Peter Berg, Jeff Conaway
Tale of Two Sisters is a 1989 drama film about two sisters who, having not seen each other for 5 years, catch up and relive childhood experiences. It directed by Adam Rifkin, narrated by Charlie ...more
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Wayne Gretzky, Peter Berg
Kings Ransom is a documentary film directed by Peter Berg. It was the first episode in the ESPN series 30 for 30.
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George Clooney, Jason Bateman, Peter Berg
White Jazz is film written by Joe & Matthew Michael Carnahan and directed by Joe Carnahan.
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Zach Galifianakis, Peter Falk, Chris Kattan
Corky Romano is a 2001 American comedy film starring former Saturday Night Live cast member Chris Kattan. Also starring are Fred Ward, Vinessa Shaw, Chris Penn, and Peter Berg. The movie was ...more
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Wes Craven, Peter Berg, Brent Spiner
Shocker is a 1989 American horror film written and directed by Wes Craven. It stars Michael Murphy, Peter Berg and Mitch Pileggi as the evil antagonist Horace Pinker. Both Wes Craven and ...more
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Charlie Sheen, Nicolas Cage, Judd Nelson
Never on Tuesday is a comedy film written and directed by Adam Rifkin. The film was released on VHS Video rental by Paramount Home Entertainment in 1988 and was originally slated to be ...more
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David Boreanaz, Teri Polo, Peter Berg
Aspen Extreme is a 1993 film about two ski buddies, TJ Burke and Dexter Rutecki, who move from Brighton, Michigan to Aspen to seek a better life. The two friends quickly become Aspen ski ...more
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Across the Moon Christina Applegate, Burgess Meredith, Michael McKean
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Juliette Lewis, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Joshua Jackson
Crooked Hearts is a 1991 film directed by Michael Bortman.
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Phoebe Cates, Ally Sheedy, Virginia Madsen
Heart of Dixie is a 1989 drama film adaptation of the 1976 novel Heartbreak Hotel by Anne Rivers Siddons and directed by Martin Davidson. The film stars Ally Sheedy, Virginia Madsen, Phoebe ...more
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Adam Sandler, Billy Bob Thornton, Milton Berle
Going Overboard is a 1989 American comedy film released on May 11, 1989. It stars Adam Sandler in his film debut, Burt Young, Allen Covert, Billy Zane, Terry Moore, Milton Berle and Billy Bob ...more