The Best Wes Studi Movies  

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

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

This list has everything from Edge of America to The New World.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Wes Studi include names like Terrence Malick, James Cameron and Stephen Sommers.

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Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Pete Postlethwaite
The Last of the Mohicans is a 1992 historical epic film set in 1757 and produced by Morgan Creek Pictures. It was directed by Michael Mann and based on James Fenimore Cooper's novel of the same ...more
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Matt Damon, Robert Duvall, Gene Hackman
Geronimo: An American Legend is a 1993 film, directed by Walter Hill from a screenplay by John Milius and starring Wes Studi, Jason Patric, Gene Hackman, Robert Duvall and Matt Damon. It was ...more
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Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Charles Rocket
Dances with Wolves is a 1990 American epic western film directed, produced by, and starring Kevin Costner. It is a film adaptation of the 1988 book of the same name by Michael Blake and tells ...more
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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Anna Paquin, J.K. Simmons, Aidan Quinn
This film is a 2007 television film adapted from the book of the same name by Dee Brown. The film was written by Daniel Giat, directed by Yves Simoneau and produced by HBO Films. The book on ...more
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Adam Beach, Wes Studi, Michael Greyeyes
Skinwalkers is a 2002 mystery television film based on the novel by Tony Hillerman, one of a series of mysteries set against contemporary Navajo life in the Southwest. It stars Adam Beach as Jim ...more
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Powwow Highway A Martinez, Amanda Wyss, Wes Studi
Powwow Highway is a 1989 comedy-drama road movie based on the novel of the same name by David Seals. It features A Martinez, Gary Farmer, Joanelle Romero and Amanda Wyss. Wes Studi and Graham ...more
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Ned Beatty, Peter Horton, August Schellenberg
Crazy Horse is a 1996 TV film based on the true story of Crazy Horse, a Native American war leader of the Oglala Lakota and the Battle of Little Bighorn. It is directed by John Irvin and stars ...more
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Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez
Avatar is a 2009 American epic science fiction film written and directed by James Cameron, and starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, Joel David Moore, Giovanni ...more
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Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro
Heat is a 1995 American crime thriller film written, produced and directed by Michael Mann, and starring Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, and Val Kilmer. The film was released in the United States on ...more
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Emily Deschanel, Billy Bob Thornton, Dennis Quaid
The Alamo is a 2004 American film about the Battle of the Alamo during the Texas Revolution. The film was directed by Texan John Lee Hancock, produced by Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, and Mark ...more
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Wes Studi, Paul Butler, J. Kenneth Campbell
The Only Good Indian is a 2009 independent feature film directed by Kevin Willmott. The film was shot almost entirely in Kansas—the only exception being a scene at Missouri's Ha Ha Tonka State ...more
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Ben Stiller, Tom Waits, Hank Azaria
Mystery Men is a 1999 American superhero comedy film directed by Kinka Usher and written by Neil Cuthbert and Bob Burden, loosely based on Burden's Flaming Carrot Comics, and starring Hank ...more
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Christian Bale, Colin Farrell, Christopher Plummer
The New World is a 2005 British-American romantic historical drama film written and directed by Terrence Malick, depicting the founding of the Jamestown, Virginia settlement and inspired by the ...more
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Bradley Cooper, Chris Mulkey, Adam Beach
Older than America is 2008 American suspense drama film directed by Georgina Lightning and starring Adam Beach, Wes Studi, Georgina Lightning and Bradley Cooper. The film explores and highlights ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Master P, Peter Falk
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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Famke Janssen, Djimon Hounsou, Jason Flemyng
Deep Rising is a 1998 American action horror film directed by Stephen Sommers and starring Treat Williams, Famke Janssen and Anthony Heald. It was distributed by Hollywood Pictures and Cinergi ...more
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Pierce Brosnan, Liam Neeson, Angie Harmon
Seraphim Falls is a 2006 American revenge film directed by television producer and director David Von Ancken in his first feature film. The storyline was conceived from a screenplay written by ...more
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Peter Fonda, Graham Greene, Adam Beach
A Thief of Time is a 2004 film directed by Chris Eyre.
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The Lone Ranger Chad Michael Murray, Lauren German, Dylan Walsh
The Lone Ranger is a 2003 TV film directed by Jack Bender.
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El Camino Wes Studi, Leo Fitzpatrick, Jean-François Stévenin
El Camino is a 2008 film directed by Ishtar Yasin Gutierrez.
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Graham Greene, Adam Beach, Wes Studi
American Mystery! Coyote Waits is a 2003 film directed by Jan Egleson.
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Kylie Minogue, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Ming-Na Wen
Street Fighter is a 1994 American action film written and directed by Steven E. de Souza. It is based loosely on the video game Street Fighter II, produced by Capcom, and stars Jean-Claude Van ...more
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The Undying Robin Weigert, Jay O. Sanders, Wes Studi
The Undying is a 2009 thriller film written by Steven Peros and David M. Flynn and also directed by Steven Peros.
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James McDaniel, Irene Bedard, Eddie Spears
Edge of America is an American culture and travel show on the Travel Channel, hosted by and starring Geoff Edgers. The show features Edgers, an arts and entertainment reporter for The Boston ...more
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Christopher Lloyd, Aimee Teegarden, Jaleel White
Call of the Wild is an American film starring Christopher Lloyd, Timothy Bottoms, Veronica Cartwright, Christopher Dempsey, Joyce DeWitt, Ariel Gade, Devon Graye, Devon Iott, Kameron Knox, ...more