The Best Stephen Dorff Movies 

Updated September 21, 2019 775 votes 127 voters 10.5k views 46 items

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

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

List ranges from The Gate to Space Truckers, plus much more.

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

Uwe Boll and Stephen Hopkins have both worked with Stephen Dorff over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Traci Lords

Released: 1998

Directed by: Stephen Norrington

Blade is a 1998 American vampire superhero action film starring Wesley Snipes and Stephen Dorff, loosely based on the Marvel Comics character Blade. Snipes plays Blade, a human-vampire hybrid ...more

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Cuba Gooding Jr., Jeremy Piven, Emilio Estevez

Released: 1993

Directed by: Stephen Hopkins

Judgment Night is a 1993 action thriller film directed by Stephen Hopkins and starring Emilio Estevez, Cuba Gooding Jr., Jeremy Piven and Stephen Dorff as a group of friends on the run from a ...more

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Felon Val Kilmer, Anne Archer, Sam Shepard

Released: 2008

Directed by: Ric Roman Waugh

Felon is a 2008 American prison film written and directed by Ric Roman Waugh. The film stars Stephen Dorff, Val Kilmer and Harold Perrineau. The film tells the story of the family man who ends ...more

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Stephen Dorff, Kelly Rowan, Ingrid Veninger

Released: 1987

Directed by: Tibor Takács

The Gate is a 1987 American-Canadian horror movie starring Stephen Dorff and directed by Tibor Takács. It was followed by a sequel in 1990 titled The Gate II: Trespassers.

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James Franco, Debbie Harry, Matt Dillon

Released: 2002

Directed by: Scott Kalvert

Deuces Wild is a 2002 American drama film directed by Scott Kalvert and written by Paul Kimatian and Christopher Gambale, who also created the story. It stars Stephen Dorff, Brad Renfro, James ...more

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Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

Released: 2009

Directed by: Michael Mann

Public Enemies is a 2009 American film directed by Michael Mann and written by Mann, Ronan Bennett and Ann Biderman. It is an adaptation of Bryan Burrough's non-fiction book. Set during the ...more

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Kristen Stewart, Sharon Stone, Juliette Lewis

Released: 2003

Directed by: Mike Figgis

Cold Creek Manor is a 2003 American psychological thriller film directed by Mike Figgis. The screenplay by Richard Jefferies focuses on a family terrorized by the former owner of the rural ...more
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Morgan Freeman, Daniel Craig, John Gielgud

Released: 1992

Directed by: John G. Avildsen

The Power of One is a 1992 American drama film based on Bryce Courtenay's 1989 novel of the same name. Set in South Africa during World War II, the film centers on the life of Peter Philip ...more
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Nicolas Cage, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Maria Bello

Released: 2006

Directed by: Oliver Stone

World Trade Center is a 2006 disaster drama film directed by Oliver Stone and based on the September 11 attacks at the World Trade Center. It stars Nicolas Cage, Maria Bello, Michael ...more

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Stephen Dorff, Jennifer Ehle, Ian Hart

Released: 1994

Directed by: Iain Softley

Backbeat is a 1994 Anglo-German drama film directed by Iain Softley. It chronicles the early days of the Beatles in Hamburg, Germany. The film focuses primarily on the relationship between ...more

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Justin Theroux, Jill Hennessy, Stephen Dorff

Released: 1996

Directed by: Mary Harron

I Shot Andy Warhol is a 1996 independent film about the life of Valerie Solanas and her relationship with the artist Andy Warhol. The movie marked the debut of Canadian director Mary Harron. The ...more

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Tom Berenger, Chyler Leigh, Stephen Dorff

Released: 2012

Directed by: Gabe Torres

Brake is an 2012 American thriller film directed by Gabe Torres, written by Timothy Mannion, and starring Stephen Dorff.
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Jennifer Lopez, Jack Nicholson, Michael Caine

Released: 1996

Directed by: Bob Rafelson

Blood and Wine is a 1996 neo-noir thriller directed by Bob Rafelson from a screenplay written by Nick Villiers and Alison Cross. It features Jack Nicholson, Stephen Dorff, Jennifer Lopez, Judy ...more
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Maggie Gyllenhaal, Melanie Griffith, Alicia Witt

Released: 2000

Directed by: John Waters

Cecil B. Demented is a 2000 American black comedy film written and directed by John Waters. The film stars Melanie Griffith as a snobby A-list Hollywood actress who is taken by a band of ...more
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Lucy Liu, Famke Janssen, Harvey Keitel

Released: 1997

Directed by: John Irvin

City of Industry is a 1997 neo-noir crime film starring Harvey Keitel, Stephen Dorff and Timothy Hutton. It is directed by John Irvin, produced by Evzen Kolar and Ken Solarz and written by ...more
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Natasha Henstridge, Stephen Dorff, Steven Berkoff

Released: 2002

Directed by: Gérard Pirès

Steal is a 2002 action adventure film starring Stephen Dorff, Natasha Henstridge, Bruce Payne and Steven Berkoff. It was directed by Gérard Pirès and written by Mark Ezra and
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Reese Witherspoon, Tobey Maguire, Joey Lauren Adams

Released: 1994

Directed by: Jefery Levy

S.F.W. is a 1994 film directed by Jefery Levy. It is based on a novel by Andrew Wellman, and stars Stephen Dorff, Jake Busey and Reese Witherspoon, in one of her first lead roles.
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Mickey Rourke, Freida Pinto, John Hurt

Released: 2011

Directed by: Tarsem Singh

Immortals is a 2011 3D mythology fantasy film directed by Tarsem Singh and starring Henry Cavill, Freida Pinto, and Mickey Rourke. The film also stars Luke Evans, Steve Byers, Kellan Lutz, ...more

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Dennis Hopper, Charles Dance, Stephen Dorff

Released: 1996

Directed by: Stuart Gordon

Space Truckers is a 1996 American/British/Irish comedy science-fiction film written and directed by Stuart Gordon and starring Dennis Hopper, Stephen Dorff, Debi Mazar and Charles Dance. It was ...more

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Elle Fanning, Michelle Monaghan, Ellie Kemper

Released: 2010

Directed by: Sofia Coppola

Somewhere is a 2010 American drama film written and directed by Sofia Coppola. The film follows Johnny Marco, a newly famous actor, as he recuperates from a minor injury at the Chateau Marmont, ...more

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Lauren Holly, Kelly Macdonald, Jim Gaffigan

Released: 1999

Directed by: Phil Joanou

Entropy is a 1999 film directed by Phil Joanou, starring Stephen Dorff and featuring the Irish rock band U2. The film is largely autobiographical, covering his early film career, his ...more
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Always Remember I Love You Stephen Dorff, Patty Duke, Joan Van Ark

Released: 1990

Always Remember I Love You is a 1990 television film starring Patty Duke and Stephen Dorff. It tells the story of a teenage boy who, after finding out he was adopted, runs away from home to ...more
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Susan Sarandon, Eva Amurri, Elisabeth Moss

Released: 1999

Directed by: James Lapine

Earthly Possessions is a 1999 made-for-cable movie starring Susan Sarandon and Stephen Dorff. It is an adaptation of Anne Tyler's novel about a housewife who thinks her life is going nowhere.
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Natascha McElhone, Stephen Dorff, Stephen Rea

Released: 2002

Directed by: William Malone

FeardotCom is a 2002 American/Luxembourgian horror film directed by William Malone and starring Stephen Dorff, Natascha McElhone and Stephen Rea. Released on August 30, 2002 in the United ...more

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Stephen Dorff, Ricky Schroder, Veronica Cartwright

Released: 1990

Directed by: John Korty