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The Best Vin Diesel Movies

Updated March 17, 2020 9.0k votes 2.1k voters 203.0k views30 items

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This list of the best Vin Diesel movies is ranked best to worst, and includes movie trailers when available. Drama, comedy, action, family films, Vin Diesel can do it all. The order of these top Vin Diesel movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Vin Diesel movies will be at the top of the list. This filmography features movies like Fast Five and The Chronicles of Riddick, but it's up to you and other fans to vote and decide upon whether Vin Diesel's new movie, his first movie, or his older films are among the best.

Best known for playing street racer Dom Toretto in the Fast and Furious movies, Vin Diesel became an international action star recognized by his muscles, deep voice, and strong charisma. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Vin Diesel movies?" and "What are the greatest Vin Diesel roles of all time?" Vin Diesel has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Vin Diesel movie is. The greatest Vin Diesel performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. If you think the best Vin Diesel role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Vin Diesel's need for speed, you may also like our list of the best Dwayne Johnson movies and best Paul Walker movies.

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    The Fast and the Furious is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    The Fast and the Furious

    Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez

    Released2001

    Directed byRob Cohen

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    Furious 7 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Furious 7

    Vin Diesel, Paul Walker

    Released2015

    Directed byJames Wan

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    Fast Five is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Fast Five

    Vin Diesel, Paul Walker

    Released2011

    Directed byJustin Lin

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    Fast & Furious 6 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Fast & Furious 6

    Vin Diesel, Paul Walker

    Released2013

    Directed byJustin Lin

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    Fast & Furious is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Fast & Furious

    Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez

    Released2009

    Directed byJustin Lin

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  • 6
    Boiler Room is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Boiler Room

    Ben Affleck, Vin Diesel

    Released2000

    Directed byBen Younger

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    The Chronicles of Riddick is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    The Chronicles of Riddick

    Vin Diesel, Judi Dench

    Released2004

    Directed byDavid Twohy

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  • 8
    Pitch Black is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Pitch Black

    Vin Diesel, Radha Mitchell

    Released2000

    Directed byDavid Twohy

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  • 9
    XXX is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    XXX

    Samuel L. Jackson, Vin Diesel

    Released2002

    Directed byRob Cohen

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  • 10
    Guardians of the Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Guardians of the Galaxy

    Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana

    Released2014

    Directed byJames Gunn

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    Riddick is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Riddick

    Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista

    Released2013

    Directed byDavid Twohy

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  • 12
    Saving Private Ryan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Saving Private Ryan

    Tom Hanks, Matt Damon

    Released1998

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • 13
    The Pacifier is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    The Pacifier

    Whoopi Goldberg, Vin Diesel

    Released2005

    Directed byAdam Shankman

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  • 14
    XXX: The Return of Xander Cage is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    XXX: The Return of Xander Cage

    Vin Diesel, Donnie Yen

    Released2017

    Directed byD. J. Caruso

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  • 15
    The Fast and the Furious: Toky is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies

    Released2006

    Directed byJustin Lin

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  • 16
    Bloodshot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Bloodshot

    Vin Diesel, Sam Heughan

    Released2020

    Directed byDave Wilson

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  • 17
    A Man Apart is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    A Man Apart

    Vin Diesel, Timothy Olyphant

    Released2003

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

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  • 18
    Los Bandoleros is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Los Bandoleros

    Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez

    Released2009

    Directed byVin Diesel

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    The Chronicles of Riddick: Dar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Released2004

    Directed byPeter Chung

    The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury is a 2004 made-for-DVD animated science fiction film. It... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 20
    Strays is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Strays

    Vin Diesel, Mike Epps

    Released1997

    Directed byVin Diesel

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  • 21
    Babylon A.D. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Babylon A.D.

    Vin Diesel, Mark Strong

    Released2008

    Directed byMathieu Kassovitz

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  • 22
    Knockaround Guys is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Knockaround Guys

    Vin Diesel, John Malkovich

    Released2001

    Directed byBrian Koppelman, David Levien

    Knockaround Guys is a 2001 comedy crime-drama film starring Barry Pepper, Vin Diesel, Seth... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 23
    The Fate of the Furious is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    The Fate of the Furious

    Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson

    Released2017

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

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  • 24
    The Iron Giant is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    The Iron Giant

    Jennifer Aniston, Vin Diesel

    Released1999

    Directed byBrad Bird

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    The Last Witch Hunter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Vin Diesel Movies
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    Released2014

    Directed byBreck Eisner

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