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The Best Ving Rhames Movies 

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

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

List is made up of many different films, including Drop Squad and Silver Cord.

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

Ving Rhames is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Quentin Tarantino, Martin Scorsese and Brian De Palma. If Ving Rhames movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Gene Hackman and Terrence Howard too.

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Pulp Fiction is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ving Rhames Movies
John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

Released: 1994

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino. The lives of two mob hitmen (Samuel L. Jackson and John Travolta), a boxer (Bruce Willis), a gangster's wife (Uma ...more

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Snoop Dogg, Taraji P. Henson, Tyrese Gibson

Released: 2001

Directed by: John Singleton

Baby Boy Production NotesIn 1991, 23-year-old director John Singleton guided viewers through South Central Los Angeles, taking for the first time an unflinching look at the devastating impact on ...more

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Alfre Woodard, Ving Rhames, Mykelti Williamson

Released: 2000

Directed by: Robert Townsend

Holiday Heart is a 2000 TV movie starring Ving Rhames, Alfre Woodard, and Mykelti Williamson. It was directed by Robert Townsend, aired on the cable TV channel Showtime, and was distributed on ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Master P, Peter Falk

Released: 2002

Directed by: Walter Hill

Undisputed is a 2002 American sports film written, produced and directed by Walter Hill. The film stars Wesley Snipes and Ving Rhames. The film was released in the United States on August 23, ...more

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Nicolas Cage, John Malkovich, Steve Buscemi

Released: 1997

Directed by: Simon West

Con Air is a 1997 American action film directed by Simon West and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, producer of The Rock. It stars Nicolas Cage, John Cusack, and John Malkovich. The film borrows ...more

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Jon Voight, Don Cheadle, Ving Rhames

Released: 1997

Directed by: John Singleton

Rosewood is a 1997 film directed by John Singleton. While based on historic events of the 1923 in Florida, when a white mob takes out blacks and destroyed their town, the film introduces ...more

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Ving Rhames, Ty Burrell, Kevin Zegers

Released: 2004

Directed by: Zack Snyder

This film is a 2004 American horror film directed by Zack Snyder in his feature film directorial debut. A remake of George A. Romero's 1978 film of the same name, it is written by James Gunn and ...more

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Mission: Impossible III ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Ving Rhames Movies
Maggie Q, Keri Russell, Michelle Monaghan

Released: 2006

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

Mission: Impossible III (stylized as M:i:III) is a 2006 American action spy film directed by J. J. Abrams, and the third film in the Mission: Impossible series. Retired from field work, IMF ...more

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Tom Cruise, Anthony Hopkins, Thandie Newton

Released: 2000

Directed by: John Woo

Mission: Impossible 2 (also stylized as Mission: Impossible II and abbreviated as M:I-2) is a 2000 American action spy film directed by John Woo, and the second film in the Mission: Impossible ...more

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Jim Brown, Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Howard

Released: 2005

Directed by: David J. Burke

Animal is a 2005 direct-to-video film starring Ving Rhames, Terrence Howard, Jim Brown and Chazz Palminteri. It was directed by David J. Burke and written by David C. Johnson. The film's profits ...more
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Paula Patton, Terrence Howard, André 3000

Released: 2006

Directed by: Bryan Barber

Idlewild is an American musical film, released August 25, 2006, written and directed by Bryan Barber. The film stars André 3000 and Big Boi of the hip hop duo Outkast, and Idlewild ...more
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Mena Suvari, AnnaLynne McCord, Nick Cannon

Released: 2008

Directed by: Steve Miner

This film is a 2008 American horror film about a virus outbreak that causes people to turn into creatures. It is a loose remake of George A. Romero's zombie film of the same name, the third in ...more

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Tom Cruise, Jon Voight, Vanessa Redgrave

Released: 1996

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Mission: Impossible is a 1996 American action spy film directed by Brian De Palma, based on the 1960s television series. IMF Agent Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) must uncover the mole who has framed

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Mission: Impossible – Gh... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Ving Rhames Movies
Tom Cruise, Paula Patton, Jeremy Renner

Released: 2011

Directed by: Brad Bird

Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol is a 2011 American action spy film directed by Brad Bird, and the fourth film in the Mission: Impossible series. The IMF is shut down when it's implicated in ...more

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Animal 2 Ving Rhames, K. C. Collins, Kevin Duhaney

Released: 2008

Directed by: Ryan Combs

Animal 2 is a 2008 action, drama film written by Jacob L. Adams and directed by Ryan Combs.
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Ving Rhames, A. J. Langer, Bill Cobbs

Released: 1991

Directed by: Wes Craven

The People Under the Stairs is a 1991 American horror film written and directed by Wes Craven and starring Brandon Adams, Everett McGill, Wendy Robie, A. J. Langer, Ving Rhames and Sean Whalen.

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Tia Carrere, Ving Rhames, Kevin Michael Richardson

Released: 2002

Directed by: Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders

Lilo & Stitch is a 2002 American animated action-adventure comedy-drama film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures on June 21, 2002. The 42nd ...more

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Jessica Biel, Adam Sandler, John Goodman

Released: 2007

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry is a 2007 American comedy film directed by Dennis Dugan, written by Barry Fanaro, and starring Adam Sandler and Kevin James as the title characters Chuck ...more

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Bruce Willis, Rosamund Pike, Taylor Cole

Released: 2009

Directed by: Jonathan Mostow

Surrogates is a 2009 American science fiction action film, based on the 2005–2006 comic book series The Surrogates. Directed by Jonathan Mostow, it stars Bruce Willis as Tom Greer, an FBI agent ...more

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Ian Somerhalder, Kelly Hu, Robert Carlyle

Released: 2009

Directed by: Scott Mann

The Tournament is a 2009 British independent thriller film, marking the directorial debut of local filmmaker Scott Mann. The film was conceived by Jonathan Frank and Nick Rowntree while at the ...more
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Lauren Cohan, Sean Bean, Danny Trejo

Released: 2010

Directed by: Roel Reiné

Death Race 2 is a 2010 American science fiction action film directed by Dutch filmmaker Roel Reiné, written by Tony Giglio and Paul W. S. Anderson, and starring Luke Goss, Ving Rhames, ...more
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Vivica A. Fox, Ving Rhames, Mike Epps

Released: 2010

Directed by: Tyler Maddox-Simms

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Art of Submission George Takei, Ving Rhames, María Conchita Alonso

Released: 2009

Directed by: Kenneth Chamitoff, Adam Boster

Submission is a 2009 action drama film written by Kenneth Chamitoff and directed by Adam Boster and Kenneth Chamitoff.
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Ving Rhames, Ava Gaudet, Richard Dutcher

Released: 2009

Directed by: Richard Dutcher

Evil Angel is a 2009 indie horror film starring Ving Rhames, Ava Gaudet, Kristopher Shepard, and Richard Dutcher, who also directed, wrote, edited, and produced the film.
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Tom Sizemore, Ving Rhames, Saul Rubinek

Released: 2007

Directed by: Neil Coombs

A Broken Life is a 2008 Canadian independent drama film directed by Neil Coombs and produced by Caged Angel Films. It stars Tom Sizemore, Corey Sevier, Grace Kosaka, Saul Rubinek, and Ving ...more