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The Best Powers Boothe Movies  

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

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

Examples of films on this list include Nixon and Tombstone.

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

Quentin Tarantino and Joss Whedon have both worked with Powers Boothe over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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Tombstone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Powers Boothe Movies
Val Kilmer, Kurt Russell, Charlton Heston
Tombstone is a 1993 American western film directed by George P. Cosmatos, written by Kevin Jarre and starring Kurt Russell and Val Kilmer, with Sam Elliott, Bill Paxton, Powers Boothe, Michael ...more
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Keith Carradine, Powers Boothe, Peter Coyote
Southern Comfort is an American action/thriller film directed by Walter Hill and written by Michael Kane, and Hill and his longtime collaborator David Giler. It stars Keith Carradine, Powers ...more
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Charlie Sheen, Patrick Swayze, Lea Thompson
Red Dawn is a 1984 American film directed by John Milius and co-written by Milius and Kevin Reynolds. It stars Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Lea Thompson, Charlie Sheen, and Jennifer Grey. ...more
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Matthew McConaughey, Bill Paxton, Powers Boothe
Frailty is a 2002 psychological thriller film, directed by and starring Bill Paxton, and co-starring Matthew McConaughey. It marks Paxton's directorial debut. The plot focuses on the strange ...more
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James Earl Jones, Randy Quaid, LeVar Burton
Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones, also called The Mad Messiah, is a 1980 television miniseries about the Peoples Temple led by Jim Jones, and their 1978 mass suicide at Jonestown. Based on ...more
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Sin City is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Powers Boothe Movies
Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke
Sin City is a 2005 American neo-noir thriller anthology film written, produced, and directed by Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez. It is based on Miller's eponymous graphic novel Sin City. Much ...more
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Powers Boothe, Meg Foster, Charley Boorman
The Emerald Forest is a 1985 English language British film set in the Brazilian Rainforest. It was directed by John Boorman and written by Rospo Pallenberg. It is based on a true story. The film ...more
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James Earl Jones, Rebecca De Mornay, Martin Landau
By Dawn’s Early Light is an HBO Original Movie, aired in 1990 and set in 1991. It is based on the 1983 novel Trinity's Child, written by William Prochnau. The film is one of the last to depict ...more
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Anthony Hopkins, James Woods, Ed Harris
Nixon is a 1995 American biographical film directed by Oliver Stone for Cinergi Pictures that tells the story of the political and personal life of United States President Richard Nixon, played ...more
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Nick Nolte, María Conchita Alonso, Clancy Brown
Extreme Prejudice is a 1987 American action western film starring Nick Nolte and Powers Boothe. The film was directed by Walter Hill; it was written by John Milius, Fred Rexer and Deric ...more
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Brandon Lee, Powers Boothe, Nick Mancuso
Rapid Fire is a 1992 American action film directed by Dwight H. Little, and starring Brandon Lee, Powers Boothe and Nick Mancuso. The film was released in the United States on August 21, 1992. ...more
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Charlize Theron, Robert De Niro, Cuba Gooding Jr.
Men of Honor is a 2000 drama film, starring Robert De Niro and Cuba Gooding Jr. The film was directed by George Tillman, Jr. It is inspired by the true story of Master chief petty officer Carl ...more
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Jessica Lange, Tommy Lee Jones, Chris O'Donnell
Blue Sky is a 1994 drama, and the last film by veteran film maker Tony Richardson. It was adapted by Rama Laurie Stagner, Arlene Sarner and Jerry Leichtling from a story by Rama Laurie Stagner. ...more
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Jean-Claude Van Damme, Markus Näslund, Luc Robitaille
Sudden Death is a 1995 American action film directed by Peter Hyams, and starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Powers Boothe. The film was released in the United States on December 22, 1995. The ...more
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Farrah Fawcett, Rod Steiger, Carroll Baker
Dalva is a 1996 tv film directed by Ken Cameron.
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A Breed Apart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Powers Boothe Movies
A Breed Apart Kathleen Turner, Rutger Hauer, Donald Pleasence
A Breed Apart is a 1984 American drama film directed by Philippe Mora. It stars Kathleen Turner, Rutger Hauer and Powers Boothe. The screenplay by Paul Wheeler concerns the need to protect ...more
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Neil Patrick Harris, Shirley MacLaine, Peter O'Toole
Joan Of Arc is a 1999 adventure biography drama history film written by Michael Alexander Miller, Ronald Parker and directed by Christian Duguay.
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Isla Fisher, Gerard Butler, Tim Curry
Attila the Hun, fabled leader of a band of nomadic warriors who fearlessly took on the might of the Roman Empire, has his life story brought to the screen in this two-part miniseries. Attila ...more
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Rachael Leigh Cook, Sean Astin, Tom Arnold
The Final Season is a 2007 baseball film starring Sean Astin, Rachael Leigh Cook, Tom Arnold, Powers Boothe, Brett Claywell, Michael Angarano, and Marshall Bell and directed by David Mickey ...more
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Powers Boothe, Susan Blakely, Edie Adams
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Al Pacino, Ed O'Neill, Karen Allen
Cruising is a 1980 psychological thriller film written and directed by William Friedkin and starring Al Pacino. The film is loosely based on the novel of the same name, by The New York Times ...more
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Jennifer Lopez, Sean Penn, Claire Danes
U Turn is a 1997 romantic comedy thriller film directed by Oliver Stone, based on the book Stray Dogs by John Ridley. It stars Sean Penn, Billy Bob Thornton, Jennifer Lopez, Jon Voight, Powers ...more
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Powers Boothe, Fernando Allende, Sergey Nikonenko
Stalingrad is a 1989 two-part Soviet-East German-Czechoslovak-American co-production directed by Yuri Ozerov, who also wrote the script. The film revolves around the Battle of Stalingrad.
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Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Rosario Dawson
This film is a 2014 American neo-noir action film directed by Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller, based on the book by Miller. Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few ...more
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Straight A's is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Powers Boothe Movies
Anna Paquin, Ryan Phillippe, Luke Wilson
Straight A's is a 2012 comedy/drama film written by David Cole and directed by James Cox.