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The Best Ron Perlman Movies

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

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

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  • Hellboy II: The Golden Army1
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    Hellboy II: The Golden Army

    John Hurt, Seth MacFarlane

    Released2008

    Directed byGuillermo del Toro

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  • Blade II2
    105
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    Blade II

    Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes

    Released2002

    Directed byGuillermo del Toro

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  • Pacific Rim3
    84
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    Pacific Rim

    Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam

    Released2013

    Directed byGuillermo del Toro

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  • Hellboy: Blood and Iron4
    65
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    Hellboy: Blood and Iron

    John Hurt, Selma Blair

    Released2007

    Directed byTad Stones, Victor Cook

    Hellboy: Blood and Iron is the second in the Hellboy Animated series, written by Tad Stones... more on Wikipedia
  • Mutant Chronicles5
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    Mutant Chronicles

    John Malkovich, Ron Perlman

    Released2008

    Directed bySimon Hunter

    Mutant Chronicles is a 2008 independent science fiction horror film, loosely based on the... more on Wikipedia
  • Season of the Witch6
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    Season of the Witch

    Nicolas Cage, Christopher Lee

    Released2011

    Directed byBrett Ratner, Dominic Sena

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  • Hellboy: Sword of Storms7
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    Hellboy: Sword of Storms

    Selma Blair, Ron Perlman

    Released2006

    Directed byPhil Weinstein, Tad Stones

    Hellboy: Sword of Storms is the first of the Hellboy Animated series based on Mike Mignola's... more on Wikipedia
  • Titan A.E.8
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    Titan A.E.

    Drew Barrymore, Matt Damon

    Released2000

    Directed byDon Bluth, Gary Goldman, Art Vitello

    Titan A.E. is a 2000 animated post-apocalyptic science fiction adventure film directed by both... more on Wikipedia

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  • Bunraku9
    48
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    Bunraku

    Demi Moore, Woody Harrelson

    Released2010

    Directed byGuy Moshe

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  • Stephen King's Desperation10
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    Stephen King's Desperation

    Ron Perlman, Charles Durning

    Released2006

    Directed byMick Garris

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    Hellboy

    John Hurt, Selma Blair

    Released2004

    Directed byGuillermo del Toro

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  • In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale12
    36
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    Released2006

    Directed byUwe Boll

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  • The Ice Pirates13
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    The Ice Pirates

    Anjelica Huston, Ron Perlman

    Released1984

    Directed byStewart Raffill

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  • The Last Supper14
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    The Last Supper

    Cameron Diaz, Mark Harmon

    Released1995

    Directed byStacy Title

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  • The Devil's Tomb15
    30
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    The Devil's Tomb

    Cuba Gooding Jr., Ron Perlman

    Released2009

    Directed byJason Connery

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  • Outlander16
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    Outlander

    John Hurt, Jim Caviezel

    Released2008

    Directed byHoward McCain

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  • Conan the Barbarian17
    39
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    Conan the Barbarian

    Morgan Freeman, Rose McGowan

    Released2011

    Directed byMarcus Nispel

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  • Happy, Texas18
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    Happy, Texas

    William H. Macy, Ron Perlman

    Released1999

    Directed byMark Illsley

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  • The City of Lost Children19
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    The City of Lost Children

    Ron Perlman, Jean-Louis Trintignant

    Released1995

    Directed byMarc Caro, Jean-Pierre Jeunet

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  • Cronos20
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    Cronos

    Ron Perlman, Guillermo del Toro

    Released1993

    Directed byGuillermo del Toro

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    Police Academy: Mission to Moscow

    Christopher Lee, Claire Forlani

    Released1994

    Directed byAlan Metter

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    The Name of the Rose

    Sean Connery, Christian Slater

    Released1986

    Directed byJean-Jacques Annaud

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  • Quest for Fire23
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    Quest for Fire

    Ron Perlman, Rae Dawn Chong

    Released1981

    Directed byJean-Jacques Annaud

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    The Punisher: Dirty Laundry

    Ron Perlman, Thomas Jane

    Released2012

    Directed byPhil Joanou

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  • Tangled25
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    Tangled

    Mandy Moore, Ron Perlman

    Released2010

    Directed byNathan Greno, Byron Howard

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