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The Best Ron Silver Movies

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

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

List features films like Romancing the Stone, Find Me Guilty and more!

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  • 1

    Timecop

    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Mia Sara
    26
    12

    Released1994

    Directed byPeter Hyams

    Timecop is a 1994 science fiction action film directed by Peter Hyams and co-written by Mike Richardson and Mark Verheiden. Richardson also served as executive producer. The film is based on Time...  more

    #69 of 102 The Best 1990s Action Movies#9 of 14 Underrated Action Movies Based On Graphic Novels#19 of 56 The Best Time Loop Movies

  • 2

    Reversal of Fortune

    Glenn Close, Jeremy Irons
    18
    4

    Released1990

    Directed byBarbet Schroeder

    Reversal of Fortune is a 1990 film adapted from the 1985 book Reversal of Fortune: Inside the von Bülow Case, written by law professor Alan Dershowitz. ...  more

    #502 of 1,195 Every Oscar Winning Film Ever#412 of 675 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars#261 of 440 The Best Movies Of The 1990s

  • 3

    Blind Side

    Mariska Hargitay, Rebecca De Mornay
    22
    10

    Released1993

    Directed byGeoff Murphy

    Blind Side is an HBO thriller made for television movie filmed in 1992, starring Rutger Hauer, Rebecca De Mornay, and Ron Silver, directed by Geoff Murphy and executive produced by Jeffrey Lurie,...  more
  • 4

    The Entity

    Barbara Hershey, Ron Silver
    16
    6

    Released1982

    Directed bySidney J. Furie

    The Entity is a horror film based on the novel of the same name by Frank De Felitta. It stars Barbara Hershey as a woman tormented by an invisible assailant. Despite being filmed and planned for a...  more

    #197 of 743 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time#367 of 512 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked#18 of 57 The Best Scary Movies Based on True Stories

  • 5

    Blue Steel

    Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Sizemore
    14
    4

    Released1989

    Directed byKathryn Bigelow

    Blue Steel is a 1989 American action thriller film directed by Kathryn Bigelow, and starring Jamie Lee Curtis, Ron Silver and Clancy Brown. Blue Steel was originally set to be released by Vestron...  more

    #84 of 85 The Best Movies About Corrupt Cops#50 of 95 The Best Cop Movies of the 1990s#49 of 77 The Best Thriller Movies Of The 1980s

  • 6

    Ali

    Will Smith, Jamie Foxx
    20
    12

    Released2001

    Directed byMichael Mann

    Ali is a 2001 American biographical film directed by Michael Mann. The film tells the story of the boxer Muhammad Ali, played by Will Smith, from 1964-74 featuring his capture of the heavyweight...  more

    #59 of 310 The Best Movies Based On True Stories#44 of 672 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked#204 of 247 The Best Rainy Day Movies

  • 7

    Find Me Guilty

    Vin Diesel, Peter Dinklage
    16
    8

    Released2006

    Directed bySidney Lumet

    Find Me Guilty is a 2006 American courtroom comedy film co-written and directed by Sidney Lumet, based on the true story of the longest trial in American history. Giacomo "Jackie" DiNorscio faces a...  more
  • 8

    Enemies, A Love Story

    Anjelica Huston, Lena Olin
    10
    4

    Released1989

    Directed byPaul Mazursky

    Enemies, A Love Story is a 1989 film directed by Paul Mazursky, based on the 1966 novel Enemies, A Love Story by Isaac Bashevis Singer and starred Ron Silver, Anjelica Huston, Lena Olin and Margaret...  more
  • 9

    Romancing the Stone

    Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito
    12
    6

    Released1984

    Directed byRobert Zemeckis

    Romancing the Stone is a 1984 American action-adventure romantic comedy. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, it stars Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVito. The film was followed by a 1985...  more

    #211 of 1,506 The Most Rewatchable Movies#140 of 781 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made#35 of 126 The Greatest Date Movies Of All Time

  • 10

    Oh, God! You Devil

    George Burns, Ron Silver
    8
    2

    Released1984

    Directed byPaul Bogart

    Oh, God! You Devil is a comedy starring George Burns, Ted Wass, Ron Silver and Roxanne Hart. Directed by Paul Bogart and produced by Robert M. Sherman. The screenplay is by Andrew Bergman. Oh, God!...  more
  • 11

    The Ten

    Jessica Alba, Winona Ryder
    12
    8

    Released2007

    Directed byDavid Wain

    The Ten is a 2007 American comedy film, directed by David Wain. A series of interweaving spoofs inspired by the Ten Commandments....  more
  • 12

    Tunnel Vision

    Chevy Chase, John Candy
    10
    6

    Released1976

    Directed byNeal Israel, Bradley R. Swirnoff

    TunnelVision is a satirical 1976 comedy anthology film featuring Roger Bowen, Chevy Chase, John Candy, Howard Hesseman, Joe Flaherty, Laraine Newman, Betty Thomas, Phil Proctor, Al Franken, Ron...  more
  • 13

    American Tragedy

    Christopher Plummer, Ving Rhames
    8
    4

    Released2000

    Directed byLawrence Schiller

    American Tragedy is a 2000 television miniseries broadcast on CBS that was based on the true story of the trial of O.J. Simpson for the murder of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend, Ron...  more
  • 14

    When Billie Beat Bobby

    Holly Hunter, Stockard Channing
    10
    8

    Released2001

    Directed byJane Anderson

    When Billie Beat Bobby is a 2001 ABC docudrama detailing the historic 1973 "The Battle of the Sexes" tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs and what lead up to it. The match was filmed...  more
  • 15

    Danger Zone

    Robert Downey Jr., Billy Zane
    8
    6

    Released1997

    Directed byAllan Eastman

    Danger Zone is a 1996 film directed by Allan Eastman and starring Billy Zane and Robert Downey Jr....  more
  • 16

    Spliced

    Ron Silver, Liane Balaban
    8
    6

    Released2002

    Directed byGavin Wilding

    Spliced is a 2002 horror film starring Ron Silver, Liane Balaban and Drew Lachey. The film was released on December 1, 2002, in Canada. The film was directed by Gavin Wilding....  more
  • 17

    The Arrival

    Charlie Sheen, Teri Polo
    9
    8

    Released1996

    Directed byDavid Twohy

    The Arrival is a 1996 science fiction film directed by David Twohy and starring Charlie Sheen, and co-starring Lindsay Crouse, Ron Silver, Teri Polo, and Richard Schiff. Sheen stars as radio...  more

    #346 of 557 The Best Film Scores Of All Time#110 of 186 The Best Alien Movies Ever Made#46 of 58 The Best Alien Horror Movies Ever Made

  • 18

    Jack

    Anton Yelchin, Stockard Channing
    8
    6

    Released2004

    Directed byLee Rose

    Jack is a 2004 American drama TV film written by A. M. Homes and directed by Lee Rose. Adapted from Homes' 1990 novel of the same name, the film is about a boy whose life is torn apart because of his...  more
  • 19

    Girl 6

    Madonna, Halle Berry
    12
    12

    Released1996

    Directed bySpike Lee

    Girl 6 is a 1996 comedy, drama film written by Suzan-Lori Parks and directed by Spike Lee....  more
  • 20

    Married to It

    Cybill Shepherd, Stockard Channing
    12
    12

    Released1993

    Directed byArthur Hiller

    Married to It is a 1991 film directed by Arthur Hiller about three New York City couples with disparate careers, ages, and lifestyles who nonetheless bond through their mutual connection to a local...  more
  • 21

    Shadow Zone: The Undead Express

    Wes Craven, Ron Silver
    4
    4

    Released1996

    Directed byStephen Williams

    Shadow Zone: The Undead Express is a 1996 drama horror film written by J.R. Black and Roy Sallows directed by Stephen Williams....  more
  • 22

    Mr. Saturday Night

    Billy Crystal, Helen Hunt
    6
    4

    Released1992

    Directed byBilly Crystal

    Mr. Saturday Night is a 1992 film that marks the directorial debut of its star, Billy Crystal. It focuses on the rise and fall of Buddy Young Jr., a stand-up comedian. Crystal produced and co-wrote...  more
  • 23

    Best Friends

    Goldie Hawn, Burt Reynolds
    6
    4

    Released1982

    Directed byNorman Jewison

    Best Friends is a 1982 feature film starring Burt Reynolds and Goldie Hawn. It is loosely based on the true story of the relationship between its writers, Barry Levinson and Valerie Curtin. The film...  more
  • 24

    Exposure

    Alexandra Paul, Ron Silver
    2
    2

    Released2001

    Directed byDavid Blyth

    A photographer's life becomes dangerous when one of his models is murdered....  more
  • 25

    Garbo Talks

    Carrie Fisher, Anne Bancroft
    10
    10

    Released1984

    Directed bySidney Lumet

    Garbo Talks is a 1984 American comedy-drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Anne Bancroft, Ron Silver, Carrie Fisher, and Betty Comden as Greta Garbo. The movie was written by Larry Grusin...  more