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The Best Sting Movies  

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of films like The Adventures of Baron Munchausen and TNA Wrestling: Hard Justice 2008.

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

Movie fans who love Sting have also been known to enjoy films starring Daniel Craig and Ewan McGregor.

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Sting, Jason Statham, Vinnie Jones
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels is a 1998 British comedy thriller film written and directed by Guy Ritchie. The story is a film involving a self-confident young card sharp who loses ...more
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Brimstone and Treacle Sting, Denholm Elliott, Joan Plowright
Brimstone and Treacle is a 1982 film directed by Richard Loncraine.
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Sting, Tommy Lee Jones, Melanie Griffith
Stormy Monday is the 1988 feature film debut of director Mike Figgis. Starring Sean Bean, Tommy Lee Jones, Sting and Melanie Griffith, it is an atmospheric, noirish thriller. The notable jazz ...more
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Sting, Jennifer Beals, Timothy Spall
The Bride is an adaptation of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, released in 1985 and directed by Franc Roddam. The film stars Sting as Baron Charles Frankenstein and Jennifer Beals as Eva, a woman he ...more
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Sting, Patrick Stewart, Alicia Witt
Dune is a 1984 American science fiction film written and directed by David Lynch, based on the 1965 Frank Herbert novel of the same name. The film stars Kyle MacLachlan as Paul Atreides and ...more
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Sting, Lena Headey, Alan Bates
The Grotesque is a 1995 British film by John-Paul Davidson, adapted from the 1989 novel of the same name by Patrick McGrath. It stars Alan Bates, Lena Headey, Theresa Russell and Sting. Academy ...more
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Julia and Julia Sting, Kathleen Turner, Gabriel Byrne
Julia and Julia is a 1987 Italian drama film directed by Peter Del Monte. The screenplay by Silvia Napolitano, Sandro Petraglia, Joseph Minion, and Del Monte is based on a story by Napolitano.
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Sting, Ray Winstone, Timothy Spall
Quadrophenia is a 1979 British film, loosely based on the 1973 rock opera of the same name by The Who. The film stars Phil Daniels as Jimmy, a 1960s Mod, supported by Leslie Ash, Toyah and, ...more
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Oprah Winfrey, Sting, Chris Rock
Bee Movie is a 2007 American computer animated family comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It stars Jerry Seinfeld and Renée Zellweger. Bee ...more
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Uma Thurman, Robin Williams, Sting
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen is a 1988 British adventure fantasy comedy film co-written and directed by Terry Gilliam, starring John Neville, Sarah Polley, Eric Idle, Jonathan Pryce, ...more
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Meryl Streep, Sting, Ian McKellen
Plenty is a 1985 British drama film directed by Fred Schepisi and starring Meryl Streep. It was adapted from David Hare's play of the same name.
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Sting, Branford Marsalis, Omar Hakim
Bring on the Night is a 1985 documentary film directed by Michael Apted, focusing on the jazz-inspired project and band led by the British musician Sting during the early stages of his solo ...more
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Sting, Sue Jones-Davies, Lisa Kreuzer
Radio On is a 1979 film directed by Christopher Petit. It is a rare example of a British road movie, shot in black and white by Wim Wenders' assistant cameraman Martin Schäfer and featuring ...more
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Sting, Debbie Harry, Patti Smith
"When Hilly Kristal opened CBGB in New York's Bowery district in 1973, he'd intended to showcase the music that those letters stood for; country, bluegrass, blues. From the time Television ...more
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Rose McGowan, Randy Savage, Bill Goldberg
Ready to Rumble is a 2000 American comedy film directed by Brian Robbins and written by Steven Brill, which is based on Turner Broadcasting's now defunct professional wrestling promotion, World ...more
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Resident Alien Sting, John Hurt, Al Goldstein
Resident Alien is a 1990 documentary film directed by Jonathan Nossiter.
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Sting and Gil Evans: Strange F... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Sting Movies
Sting and Gil Evans: Strange Fruit Sting
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Herbie Hancock: Possibilities
Herbie Hancock: Possibilities is a 2006 American documentary film directed by Doug Biro and Jon Fine. It is a film about jazz pianist Herbie Hancock.
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Sting, Andy Summers
Everyone Stares: The Police Inside Out is a rockumentary film made by Stewart Copeland, drummer of the band The Police. The film premiered at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival and was released on ...more
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Kurt Angle, Ric Flair, Steve Borden
WWE: The Big Show: A Giant's World is a 2011 film directed by Kevin Dunn.
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The Police: Certifiable Sting, Andy Summers, Klark Kent
Filmed on the stage of the world-famous Riverplate Stadium in Buenos Aires, Argentina, this rock documentary from filmmakers Jim Gable and Ann Kim captures the legendary band the Police during ...more
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The North Face Expeditions: Sh... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Sting Movies
The North Face Expeditions: Shishpangma and Himalaya Sting, Conrad Anker, Dave Bridges
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Peter and the Wolf Sting, Claudio Abbado, Roy Hudd
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Scott Walker: 30 Century Man David Bowie, Sting, Brian Eno
Scott Walker: 30 Century Man is a 2006 documentary film about Scott Walker. The film gets its title from the Scott 3 song "30 Century Man". It is directed and co-produced by Stephen ...more
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Sting: The Journey & the Labyr... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Sting Movies
Sting: The Journey & the Labyrinth: The Music of John Dowland Sting, Edin Karamazov