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List of the best Steven Seagal movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. With starring roles in films like Hard to Kill and Above the Law, Steven Seagal is undoubtedly one of the greatest action stars of all-time.  Steven Seagal'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 Steven Seagal movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Steven Seagal movies will be at the top of the list. Steven Seagal has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Steven Seagal movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Steven Seagal films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list below has a variety of films in it, from Under Siege to Out for Justice.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Steven Seagal movies?" and "What are the greatest Steven Seagal roles of all time?" If you're a fan of Steven Seagal's martial arts skills, you might also like our list of the best Jean-Claude Van Damme movies or best Jackie Chan movies.

Steven Seagal has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like David Caruso and John Travolta in terms of fame and success.

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Above the Law is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Sharon Stone, Steven Seagal, Pam Grier Above the Law is a 1988 American action film written, produced and directed by Andrew Davis, and also produced by and starring Steven Seagal in his film debut. The film co-stars Pam Grier, ...more

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Under Siege is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Tommy Lee Jones, Gary Busey Under Siege is a 1992 American action film directed by Andrew Davis and starring Steven Seagal as a former Navy SEAL who must stop a group of mercenaries, led by Tommy Lee Jones and Gary Busey, ...more

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Out for Justice is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Julianna Margulies, Gina Gershon Out for Justice is a 1991 American crime thriller directed by John Flynn, and produced by and starring Steven Seagal. The film is about a veteran police detective who vows to kill the crazy, ...more

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Hard to Kill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Kelly LeBrock, William Sadler Hard to Kill is a 1990 American action film directed by Bruce Malmuth, and starring Steven Seagal. Steven Seagal plays Detective Mason Storm, who falls into a coma after being shot during a ...more

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1,125 112
Marked for Death is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Danielle Harris, Keith David Marked for Death is a 1990 action film directed by Dwight H. Little. It stars Steven Seagal as John Hatcher, a former DEA troubleshooter. Upon moving back to his home town, Hatcher finds it ...more

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864 137
Fire Down Below is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Kris Kristofferson, Marg Helgenberger Fire Down Below is a 1997 American action film directed by Félix Enríquez Alcalá in his directorial debut, and starring Steven Seagal. The film also includes cameos by ...more

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Under Siege 2: Dark Territory is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Katherine Heigl, Steven Seagal, Morris Chestnut Under Siege 2: Dark Territory is a 1995 American action film set on board a train traveling through the Rocky Mountains from Denver to Los Angeles. Directed by Geoff Murphy, it stars Steven ...more

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829 132
On Deadly Ground is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Michael Caine, Billy Bob Thornton On Deadly Ground 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 ...more

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The Glimmer Man is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Alexa Vega, Brian Cox The Glimmer Man is a 1996 American action film directed by John Gray, and produced by Steven Seagal, who also starred in the film. The film also co-stars Keenen Ivory Wayans, Bob Gunton and ...more

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806 116
Exit Wounds is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Eva Mendes, Steven Seagal, DMX Exit Wounds is a 2001 American action film directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak, and starring Steven Seagal and DMX. The film is based on the book of the same name by John Westermann. The book takes ...more

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486 155
Executive Decision is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Halle Berry, Steven Seagal, Kurt Russell Executive Decision is a 1996 American action film directed by Stuart Baird in his directorial debut. The film stars Kurt Russell, Steven Seagal, Halle Berry, Oliver Platt and John Leguizamo. The ...more

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449 113
Out for a Kill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Kevin Dunn, Kata Dobó Out for a Kill is a 2003 straight-to-video action film directed by Michael Oblowitz. It stars Steven Seagal.

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Half Past Dead is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Ja Rule, Nia Peeples Half Past Dead is a 2002 American action film written and directed by Don Michael Paul in his directorial debut, and produced by Steven Seagal, who also starred in the lead role. The film ...more

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448 143
The Patriot is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Camilla Belle, Donal Logue The Patriot is a 1998 action film loosely based on the novel The Last Canadian by William C. Heine. The film stars Steven Seagal and is directed by Dean Semler. The plot involves an American ...more

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380 128
Belly of the Beast is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Sara Malakul Lane, Byron Mann Belly of the Beast is a 2003 American action film directed by Hong Kong film director Ching Siu Ting in his American directorial debut, and also produced by and starring Steven Seagal. The film ...more

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336 133
Machete is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Jessica Alba, Lindsay Lohan, Robert De Niro Machete is a 2010 American action film written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Ethan Maniquis. This film is an expansion of a fake trailer that was included in Rodriguez's and ...more

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327 114
Urban Justice is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Danny Trejo, Eddie Griffin Urban Justice is a 2007 American action film directed and cinematographed by Don E. Fauntleroy, and also produced by Steven Seagal, who also starred in the lead role. The film co-stars Eddie ...more

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299 99
A Dangerous Man is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Byron Mann, Mike Dopud A Dangerous Man is a 2009 American direct-to-DVD action film directed by Keoni Waxman. It stars Steven Seagal as a man released from prison after spending six years locked up for a crime he did ...more

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314 113
Into the Sun is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Eddie George, Chiaki Kuriyama Into the Sun is a 2005 action film modeled after the American yakuza films The Yakuza and Black Rain. It stars martial artist/actor Steven Seagal. Originally conceived as a remake of Sydney ...more

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329 124
Driven to Kill is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Crystal Lowe, Laura Mennell Driven to Kill is a 2009 American action film directed by Jeff F. King, starring Steven Seagal, Mike Dopud, Igor Jijikine and Robert Wisden. The film was released on direct-to-DVD in the United ...more

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296 108
Today You Die is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Chloë Grace Moretz, Robert Miano Today You Die is a 2005 American action film directed and cinematographed by Don E. Fauntleroy, and produced by Steven Seagal, who also starred in the lead role. The film also co-stars Treach, ...more

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The Foreigner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Kate Fischer, Anna-Louise Plowman The Foreigner is a 2003 film starring Steven Seagal. The film was shot entirely in Warsaw, Poland, and was the first of a long string of direct-to-video films released starring Seagal from 2003 ...more

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The Keeper is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Jessica Williams, Arron Shiver The Keeper is a 2009 action film starring Steven Seagal and directed by Keoni Waxman. It is the first collaboration between Seagal and director Waxman; the two have subsequently made four more ...more

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Out of Reach is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Nick Brimble, Matt Schulze Out of Reach is a 2004 American action film directed by Po-Chih Leong, written by Trevor Miller, and starring Steven Seagal and Ida Nowakowska. The film was released on direct-to-DVD in the ...more

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Born to Raise Hell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Darren Shahlavi, Claudiu Bleonț Born to Raise Hell is a 2010 American action film directed by Lauro Chartrand, and also written and produced by Steven Seagal, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Dan Bădărău and ...more

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Mercenary for Justice is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Luke Goss, Roger Guenveur Smith Mercenary for Justice is an action film starring Steven Seagal, and also starring Luke Goss and Roger Guenveur Smith. It was released direct-to-video on April 18, 2006. Principal photography was ...more

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Shadow Man is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Imelda Staunton, Eva Pope Shadow Man is a 2006 American thriller film directed by Michael Keusch, and also written and produced by Steven Seagal, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Eva Pope, Imelda Staunton ...more

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Pistol Whipped is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Lance Henriksen, Matt Salinger Pistol Whipped is a 2008 American action film directed by Roel Reiné in his directorial debut. The film stars Steven Seagal. The film was released on direct-to-DVD in the United States on ...more

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Kill Switch is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Isaac Hayes, Holly Eglington Kill Switch is a direct-to-video 2008 film that was later released for theatrical distribution starring Steven Seagal and directed by Jeff F. King. Steven Seagal plays Detective Jacob King, a ...more

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Submerged is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Vinnie Jones, Alison King Submerged is a 2005 American action film written and directed by Anthony Hickox, and starring Steven Seagal, William Hope, Vinnie Jones and Christine Adams. The film was released on ...more

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Maximum Conviction is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Michael Paré Maximum Conviction is a 2012 Action Adventure Thriller film written by Richard Beattie and and directed by Keoni Waxman.

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Against the Dark is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Keith David, Jeff Chase Against the Dark is a 2009 American action and horror film starring Steven Seagal and directed by Richard Crudo. In a post-apocalyptic world, destroyed by a disease, which turns humans into ...more

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Black Dawn is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Nautica Thorn, Matt Salinger Black Dawn is a 2005 direct-to-video action film and the directorial debut of cinematographer Alexander Gruszynski. It is a follow-up to the 2003 film The Foreigner, with Steven Seagal reprising ...more

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Ticker is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Nas, Ice-T Ticker is a 2001 action film directed by Albert Pyun, starring Tom Sizemore, Jaime Pressly, Dennis Hopper, Steven Seagal, Ice-T, Kevin Gage, and Nas.

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172 87
Flight of Fury is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Alki David, Tim Woodward Flight of Fury is a 2007 American action film directed by Michael Keusch, and written by Joe Halpin and Steven Seagal, who also starred. The film co-stars Steve Toussaint, Angus MacInnes and ...more

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Deadly Crossing is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Deadly Crossing Steven Seagal, Gil Bellows, Anthony Pena When an influx of violent and ruthless heroin dealers descend on Seattle, Elijah Kane (STEVEN SEAGAL) leads an elite undercover squad of cops to bring them to justice. Totally disregarding the ...more

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Attack Force is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, David Kennedy, Ileana Lazariuc Attack Force is a 2006 American action film directed by Michael Keusch, and also written and produced by Steven Seagal, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Lisa Lovbrand and David ...more

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Skin Trade is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Ron Perlman, Dolph Lundren, Michael Jai White Skin Trade is an upcoming Thai-Canadian action-thriller film directed by Ekachai Uekrongtham. It was written by Dolph Lundgren, Gabriel Dowrick, and Steven Elder; John Hyams performed uncredited ...more

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Prince of Pistols is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Jade Yorker, Steven Seagal, David Morse

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My Giant is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Billy Crystal, Heather Thomas, Doris Roberts My Giant is a 1998 comedy drama film starring Billy Crystal and NBA player Gheorghe Mureșan in his only film appearance, and directed by Michael Lehmann. Crystal also produced and co-wrote the ...more

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Dark Vengeance is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Dark Vengeance Steven Seagal

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Clementine is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Kevin Grevioux, Kim Jung-tae Clementine is a 2004 action-drama film directed by Kim De-yeong. In this film, the actor Steven Seagal plays a 10-minute role as "cage fight champion" Jack Miller. The film is about ...more

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The Onion Movie is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Rodney Dangerfield, Kevin Federline The Onion Movie is a comedy film written by The Onion writers Robert D. Siegel and Todd Hanson along with the Chicago-based writing staff of the paper. It was filmed in 2003 and released on June ...more

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A Good Man is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
A Good Man Steven Seagal, Victor Webster, Tzi Ma A Good Man is a 2014 action crime film directed by Keoni Waxman, and a prequel to Force of Execution. After an illustrious special ops career ends in disaster, Alexander (Steven Seagal) attempts ...more

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Absolution is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Absolution Steven Seagal, Byron Mann, Vinnie Jones Absolution (also known as The Mercenary: Absolution) is a 2015 action crime film directed by Keoni Waxman, and the sequel to A Good Man. After encountering a girl on the run from a mob boss ...more

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Sniper: Special Ops is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Sniper: Special Ops Steven Seagal, Tim Abell, Rob Van Dam Sniper: Special Ops is a 2016 action war drama film directed by Fred Olen Ray. An expert sniper (Steven Seagal) oversees a mission in Afghanistan, but things don't go as planned.

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Gutshot Straight is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal Gutshot Straight is a 2013 thriller film written by Jerry Rapp and directed by Justin Steele.

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Code of Honor is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Code of Honor Steven Seagal, Craig Sheffer, Helena Mattsson Code of Honor is a 2016 action thriller film directed by Michael Winnick. A former protégé (Craig Sheffer) teams up with the local police department to bring his former commander ...more

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Force of Execution is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Steven Seagal, Danny Trejo, Ving Rhames Force of Execution is a 2013 action crime film directed by Keoni Waxman, written by Richard Beattie and Michael Black, and starring Steven Seagal, Ving Rhames, and Danny Trejo. The movie marks ...more

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Words of My Perfect Teacher is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Steven Seagal Movies
Words of My Perfect Teacher Bernardo Bertolucci, Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche, Lesley Ann Patten