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The Best Tom Selleck Movies 

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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.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Tom Selleck movies?" and "What are the greatest Tom Selleck roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Selleck's comedic work, you might also enjoy our list of best Ted Danson movies and best Steve Guttenberg movies.

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Tom Selleck, Alan Rickman, Laura San Giacomo

Released: 1990

Directed by: Simon Wincer

Quigley Down Under is a 1990 Australian western film. Starring Tom Selleck, Alan Rickman and Laura San Giacomo, it was directed by Simon Wincer.

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Tom Selleck, Sam Elliott, Katharine Ross

Released: 1982

Directed by: Andrew V. McLaglen

The Shadow Riders is a 1982 American Western television film directed by Andrew V. McLaglen and starring Tom Selleck, Sam Elliott, Dominique Dunne, and Katharine Ross. Based on the novel of the ...more
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Lee Marvin, Jack Palance, Jeanne Moreau

Released: 1970

Directed by: William A. Fraker

Monte Walsh is taken from the title of a 1963 western novel by Jack Schaefer. The movie has little to do with the plot of Schaefer's book. It was directed in 1970 by cinematographer William A. ...more
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Tom Selleck, Mark Harmon, Christian Kane

Released: 2001

Directed by: Simon Wincer

Crossfire Trail is a 2001 Western film directed by Simon Wincer and starring Tom Selleck, Virginia Madsen, and Wilford Brimley. Based on the 1954 Louis L'Amour Western novel of the same name, ...more
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Tom Selleck, Viola Davis, Mimi Rogers

Released: 2005

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Stone Cold is a 2005 American television mystery film directed by Robert Harmon and starring Tom Selleck, Jane Adams, and Reg Rogers. Based on the 2003 novel Stone Cold by Robert B. Parker, the ...more
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Tom Selleck, Haley Joel Osment, David Carradine

Released: 1997

Directed by: Dick Lowry

Last Stand at Saber River is a 1997 American Western television film directed by Dick Lowry and starring Tom Selleck, Suzy Amis, Haley Joel Osment, and Rachel Duncan. The film also features ...more
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Tom Selleck, Viola Davis, Mae Whitman

Released: 2006

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise is a 2006 American television mystery film directed by Robert Harmon and starring Tom Selleck, Viola Davis, and Kohl Sudduth. Based on the 2001 novel Death in ...more
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Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, Saul Rubinek

Released: 2011

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost is a 2011 American television mystery film directed by Dick Lowry and starring Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, and Kohl Sudduth. Based on the characters from the Jesse ...more
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Tom Selleck, Ted Danson, Steve Guttenberg

Released: 1987

Directed by: Leonard Nimoy

Three Men and a Baby is a 1987 comedy film directed by Leonard Nimoy, and starring Tom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg, Ted Danson and Nancy Travis. It follows the mishaps and adventures of three ...more

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Tom Selleck, Viola Davis, Britt Robertson

Released: 2006

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Jesse Stone: Night Passage is a 2006 tv film directed by Robert Harmon.
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Tom Selleck, Krista Allen, Mae Whitman

Released: 2010

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Jesse Stone: No Remorse is a 2010 American television mystery film directed by Robert Harmon and starring Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, and Kohl Sudduth. Written by Tom Selleck and Michael Brandman, ...more
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Tom Selleck, Viola Davis, Sean Young

Released: 2007

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Jesse Stone: Sea Change is a 2007 American television mystery film directed by Robert Harmon and starring Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, and Kohl Sudduth. Based on the novel Sea Change by Robert B. ...more
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Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, William Sadler

Released: 2009

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Jesse Stone: Thin Ice is a 2009 American television mystery film directed by Robert Harmon and starring Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, and Kohl Sudduth. Based on the characters from the Jesse Stone ...more
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Tom Selleck, Frank Thomas, Dennis Haysbert

Released: 1992

Directed by: Fred Schepisi

Mr. Baseball is a 1992 American comedy directed by Fred Schepisi, starring Tom Selleck, Ken Takakura, and Dennis Haysbert. It depicts a tumultuous season in the career of fictional New York ...more

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Tom Selleck, Abraham Murphy, Tobin Bell

Released: 1989

Directed by: Peter Yates

An Innocent Man, is a 1989 crime thriller film directed by Peter Yates, and starring Tom Selleck. The film follows James Rainwood, an airline mechanic sent to prison when framed by crooked ...more

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Tom Selleck, Wilford Brimley, Brian Blessed

Released: 1983

Directed by: Brian G. Hutton

High Road to China is a 1983 adventure-romance film, set in the 1920s, starring Tom Selleck as a hard-drinking biplane pilot hired by society heiress Eve "Evie" Tozer to find her ...more
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Tom Selleck, Ted Danson, Steve Guttenberg

Released: 1990

Directed by: Emile Ardolino

Three Men and a Little Lady is a 1990 American comedy film, and the sequel to the 1987 film Three Men and a Baby. Tom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg, and Ted Danson reprise the leading roles.

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Tom Selleck, Paulina Porizkova, William Daniels

Released: 1989

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

Her Alibi is a 1989 American romantic comedy directed by Bruce Beresford, written by Charlie Peters, and starring Tom Selleck, Paulina Porizkova, William Daniels and James Farentino.
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Jane Seymour, Tom Selleck, Bob Hoskins

Released: 1984

Directed by: Roger Young

Lassiter, also known as The Magnificent Thief, is a 1984 adventure film. Part caper and part espionage, it was set in 1930s London, and starred Tom Selleck and Jane Seymour. The movie was made ...more
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Tom Selleck, Gerald McRaney, James Remar

Released: 2004

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Ike: Countdown to D-Day is a 2004 American television film originally aired on the American television channel A&E, directed by Robert Harmon and written by Lionel Chetwynd. Tom Selleck ...more
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Tom Selleck, Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda

Released: 1976

Directed by: Jack Smight

Midway, released in the United Kingdom as Battle of Midway and in the US on video as The Battle of Midway, is a 1976 Technicolor film directed by Jack Smight and produced by Walter Mirisch from ...more

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Kirstie Alley, Tom Selleck, Gene Simmons

Released: 2000

Directed by: Michael Crichton, Arthur Allan Seidelman

Runaway is a 1984 science fiction action film starring Tom Selleck, Gene Simmons, Cynthia Rhodes and features Kirstie Alley in one of her early roles.
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Tom Selleck, Don Ameche, Christine Ebersole

Released: 1992

Directed by: Ted Kotcheff

Folks! is a 1992 dark comedy film, directed by Ted Kotcheff and starring Tom Selleck. Its tagline is: "Jon Aldrich is about to come face to face with the most terrifying force known to ...more
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Whoopi Goldberg, Glenn Close, Tom Selleck

Released: 1997

Directed by: Frank Oz

In & Out is a 1997 American romantic comedy film directed by Frank Oz and starring Kevin Kline, Tom Selleck, Joan Cusack, Matt Dillon, Debbie Reynolds, and Wilford Brimley. It is an original ...more
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Tom Selleck, Maggie Grace, Anna Gunn

Released: 2003

Directed by: Richard Friedenberg

Twelve Mile Road is a 2003 drama film based on the New York Times best selling book Mystery Ride by Robert Boswell. The film was directed and written for teleplay by Richard Friedenberg. The ...more