40+ Tom Selleck Movies, Ranked Best to Worst

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List of the best Tom Selleck movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Tom Selleck may be best known for his work on the TV series Magnum, P.I., but he also has an impressive catalog of films under his belt. Tom Selleck'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 Tom Selleck movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Tom Selleck movies will be at the top of the list. Tom Selleck has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Tom Selleck movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Tom Selleck films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

Items include everything from Monte Walsh to An Innocent Man.

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  • Quigley Down Under
    1
    Tom Selleck, Laura San Giacomo, Alan Rickman
    681 votes
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Simon Wincer

    A sharpshooting American cowboy, played by Tom Selleck, ventures to the Australian outback where he confronts a ruthless land baron and champions the cause of the oppressed natives. This title showcases Selleck's rugged charm and exceptional marksmanship skills in an action-packed adventure set against breathtaking landscapes.

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  • The Shadow Riders
    2
    Tom Selleck, Sam Elliott, Katharine Ross
    385 votes
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen

    Set during post-Civil War America, Tom Selleck teams up with his brother (Sam Elliott) to rescue their kidnapped sisters from ruthless bandits in this gripping Western drama. The film boasts compelling character dynamics between siblings portrayed by remarkable actors like Selleck and Elliott while offering intense action sequences filled with danger at every turn.

  • Monte Walsh
    3
    Lee Marvin, Jeanne Moreau, Jack Palance
    371 votes
    • Released: 1970
    • Directed by: William A. Fraker

    In this heartwarming tale of friendship, loyalty, and change, Tom Selleck portrays Monte Walsh - an aging cowboy who struggles to adapt as the Old West fades away. With its poignant narrative and powerful performances led by Selleck, this title delivers an unforgettable cinematic experience that captures both the spirit of camaraderie among cowboys and the endearing bond between man and horse.

  • Crossfire Trail
    4
    Tom Selleck, Virginia Madsen, Wilford Brimley
    368 votes
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Simon Wincer

    Tom Selleck stars as a courageous rancher who must protect his friend's widow and her property from a dangerous adversary while unraveling dark secrets about their past. The film masterfully combines suspenseful storytelling with thrilling Western action that highlights Selleck's strong on-screen presence.

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  • Jesse Stone: Stone Cold
    5
    Tom Selleck, Mimi Rogers, Jane Adams
    312 votes
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Robert Harmon

    A small-town police chief uncovers dark secrets while investigating a brutal murder, showcasing Tom Selleck's ability to portray complex characters with depth and nuance.

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  • Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise
    6
    Tom Selleck, Viola Davis, Mae Whitman
    260 votes
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Robert Harmon

    Jesse Stone investigates the death of a teenage girl found floating in a lake, highlighting Tom Selleck's capacity for delivering powerful performances that engage audiences emotionally.