Entertainment
134 voters

The Best Stephen Dorff Movies

Updated September 21, 2019 1.5k votes 134 voters 10.9k views46 items

List RulesVote for your favorite movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

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?"

list.itemsDescription

...more
  • 1
    Cuba Gooding Jr., Jeremy Piven
    51
    13

    Released1993

    Directed byStephen 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 gang of...  more
  • 2
    James Franco, Debbie Harry
    50
    17

    Released2002

    Directed byScott 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
  • 3
    Kristen Stewart, Sharon Stone
    45
    13

    Released2003

    Directed byMike 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 estate...  more
  • 4
    Morgan Freeman, Daniel Craig
    42
    10

    Released1992

    Directed byJohn 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 'Peekay or...  more
  • 5
    Johnny Depp, Christian Bale
    47
    17

    Released2009

    Directed byMichael 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 Great...  more
  • 6
    Mickey Rourke, Freida Pinto
    35
    7

    Released2011

    Directed byTarsem 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, Joseph...  more
  • 7
    Nicolas Cage, Maggie Gyllenhaal
    40
    12

    Released2006

    Directed byOliver 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 Peña, Maggie...  more
  • 8
    Stephen Dorff, Jennifer Ehle
    36
    10

    Released1994

    Directed byIain 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 Stuart...  more
  • 9
    Tom Berenger, Chyler Leigh
    31
    8

    Released2012

    Directed byGabe Torres

    Brake is an 2012 American thriller film directed by Gabe Torres, written by Timothy Mannion, and starring Stephen Dorff....  more
  • 10
    Maggie Gyllenhaal, Melanie Griffith
    31
    10

    Released2000

    Directed byJohn 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 terrorist...  more
  • 11
    Reese Witherspoon, Tobey Maguire
    31
    10

    Released1994

    Directed byJefery 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....  more
  • 12
    Lucy Liu, Famke Janssen
    31
    10

    Released1997

    Directed byJohn 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 Solarz....  more
  • 13
    Natasha Henstridge, Stephen Dorff
    31
    10

    Released2002

    Directed byGérard 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 Gérard Pirès....  more
  • 14
    Jennifer Lopez, Jack Nicholson
    31
    10

    Released1996

    Directed byBob 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 Davis...  more
  • 15
    Dennis Hopper, Charles Dance
    33
    15

    Released1996

    Directed byStuart 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
  • 16
    Elle Fanning, Michelle Monaghan
    29
    12

    Released2010

    Directed bySofia 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, a...  more
  • 17
    Lauren Holly, Kelly Macdonald
    25
    12

    Released1999

    Directed byPhil 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 relationships...  more
  • 18

    Always Remember I Love You

    Stephen Dorff, Patty Duke
    21
    9

    Released1990

    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 search...  more
  • 19
    Susan Sarandon, Eva Amurri
    15
    2

    Released1999

    Directed byJames 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....  more
  • 20
    Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes
    29
    20

    Released1998

    Directed byStephen 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 who...  more
  • 21
    Stephen Dorff, Ricky Schroder
    17
    6

    Released1990

    Directed byJohn Korty

  • 22

    Felon

    Val Kilmer, Anne Archer
    20
    10

    Released2008

    Directed byRic 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 up in...  more
  • 23
    Helen Mirren, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
    18
    10

    Released2006

    Directed byLee Daniels

    Shadowboxer is a 2005 crime thriller film directed by Lee Daniels that stars Academy Award winners Cuba Gooding Jr., Helen Mirren, and Mo'Nique. It opened in limited release in six cities: New York,...  more
  • 24
    Natascha McElhone, Stephen Dorff
    23
    17

    Released2002

    Directed byWilliam 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 States, the...  more
  • 25
    Woody Harrelson, Mariel Hemingway
    13
    4

    Released2007

    Directed byDan Sturman, Bill Guttentag

    A powerful, emotional and relevant reminder of the heartbreaking toll war takes on the innocent, NANKING tells the story of the Japanese invasion of Nanking, China, in the early days of World War II....  more