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The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies  

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

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R. Lee Ermey has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Brett Ratner and Stanley Kubrick.

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Full Metal Jacket is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey, Adam Baldwin
Full Metal Jacket is a 1987 film directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick. The screenplay by Kubrick, Michael Herr, and Gustav Hasford was based on Hasford's novel The Short-Timers. The film ...more
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The Siege of Firebase Gloria is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
R. Lee Ermey, Wings Hauser, John Calvin
The Siege of Firebase Gloria is a 1989 film starring Wings Hauser and R. Lee Ermey that was filmed in the Philippines. According to a question and answer period in Sydney, director Brian ...more
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Apocalypse Now is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall
Apocalypse Now is a 1979 American epic adventure war film set during the Vietnam War. Produced and directed by Francis Ford Coppola and starring Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, and Robert Duvall. ...more
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The Boys in Company C is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
R. Lee Ermey, Michael Lembeck, Andrew Stevens
The Boys in Company C, directed by Sidney J. Furie, starring Stan Shaw, Andrew Stevens, Craig Wasson, Santos Morales and Michael Lembeck, is a 1978 film about United States Marines in the ...more
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Seven is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
Brad Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Morgan Freeman
Seven is a 1995 American psychological thriller film directed by David Fincher. The film stars Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman, with Gwyneth Paltrow, R. Lee Ermey, John C. McGinley, and Kevin ...more
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Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles
Toy Story is a 1995 American computer-animated buddy-comedy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by John Lasseter, Toy Story was the ...more
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Jessica Biel, R. Lee Ermey, Mike Vogel
This film is a 2003 American horror film, and a remake of the 1974 horror film of the same name. It is a reboot of the franchise, marking its fifth installment, and was directed by Marcus Nispel ...more
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Willem Dafoe, Gene Hackman, Frances McDormand
Mississippi Burning is a 1988 American thriller film directed by Alan Parker and written by Chris Gerolmo. It was loosely based on the FBI investigation into the incidents involving of three ...more
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Starship Troopers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
Neil Patrick Harris, Denise Richards, Amy Smart
Starship Troopers is a 1997 American military science fiction action film directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by Edward Neumeier. The story follows a young soldier named Johnny Rico and his ...more
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X-Men: The Last Stand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin
X-Men: The Last Stand is a 2006 superhero film, based on the X-Men superhero team introduced in Marvel Comics. The film, distributed by 20th Century Fox, is the third installment in the X-Men ...more
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Toy Story 3 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, Michael Keaton
Toy Story 3 is a 2010 American 3D computer-animated comedy film, and the third film in the Toy Story series. It was produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. ...more
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Toy Story 2 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen
Toy Story 2 is a 1999 American computer-animated comedy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by John Lasseter and co-directed by Lee ...more
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Sean Penn, Susan Sarandon, Jack Black
This film is a 1995 American drama film starring Susan Sarandon and Sean Penn, and co-produced and directed by Tim Robbins, who adapted the screenplay from the non-fiction book of the same name. ...more
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Jordana Brewster, Matt Bomer, Diora Baird
This film is a 2006 American slasher film. The sixth installment of the Texas Chainsaw franchise was directed by Jonathan Liebesman and co-produced by Kim Henkel and Tobe Hooper, the film went ...more
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Steven Seagal, Michael Caine, Billy Bob Thornton
This film is a 1994 environmental action-adventure film, co-produced, directed by and starring Steven Seagal, and co-starring an all-star cast that includes Michael Caine, Joan Chen, John C. ...more
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O. J. Simpson, Raquel Welch, Anna Nicole Smith
Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult is a 1994 comedy film, the third and final film in the Naked Gun series, which was based on the Police Squad! television series. It was marketed with the tagline: ...more
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Crispin Glover, Laura Harring, R. Lee Ermey
Willard is a 2003 horror film loosely based on the novel Ratman's Notebooks by Stephen Gilbert and a remake of the 1971 film Willard. It was not billed as a remake by the producers, but as a ...more
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The Frighteners is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies
Michael J. Fox, Peter Jackson, R. Lee Ermey
The Frighteners is a 1996 New Zealand-American horror comedy film directed by Peter Jackson and co-written with his wife, Fran Walsh. The film stars Michael J. Fox, Trini Alvarado, Peter Dobson, ...more
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An Okay Place to Eat R. Lee Ermey, Jim Cummings, Jason Marsden
An Okay Place to Eat is a 2010 short comedy film written by Andrew Racho and Evan Dannemiller and directed by Andrew Racho.
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James Earl Jones, Frank Langella, Michael Jai White
True Identity is a 1991 American comedy film directed by Charles Lane and starring Lenny Henry, Frank Langella and Anne-Marie Johnson. The plot revolves around a black man, who disguises himself ...more
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Harvey Keitel, Stellan Skarsgård, R. Lee Ermey
Taking Sides is a 2001 German-French-Austrian-British co-production directed by István Szabó and starring Harvey Keitel and Stellan Skarsgård. The story is set during the ...more
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R. Lee Ermey, Jan-Michael Vincent, Peter Brown
Demonstone is a 1989 thriller about two US Marines in Manila investigating a series of crimes. It was shot under the title Heartstone.
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Evan Rachel Wood, Andy Dick, Rob Schneider
Shark Bait is a 2006 South Korean-American computer animated film. The plot revolves around Pi and his attempt to win the heart of Cordelia while dealing with a tiger shark who is terrorizing ...more
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Dolly Parton, Tracy Morgan, Molly Sims
Frank McKlusky, C.I. is a 2002 comedy film written by Dave Sheridan and Mark Perez, and directed by Arlene Sanford. The film stars Sheridan in the titular role. The film was given a very limited ...more
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Stephen Baldwin, R. Lee Ermey, Chris Penn
Under the Hula Moon is an action comedy film from 1995 directed by Jeff Celentano. It features the talents of Stephen Baldwin, Emily Lloyd, Chris Penn, and Musetta Vander.