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The Best Wesley Snipes Movies

Updated December 6, 2020 5.9k votes 1.1k voters 96.0k views50 items

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This list of the best Wesley Snipes movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. Since appearing as Willie Mays Hayes in Major League in 1989, Wesley Snipes has become a popular actor, thanks in part to his ability to blend action and comedy. The order of these top Wesley Snipes movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Wesley Snipes movies will be at the top of the list. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Wesley Snipes movies?" and "What are the greatest Wesley Snipes roles of all time?" The greatest Wesley Snipes performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.  Famous flicks like Blade, Chaos, and Demolition Man appear on this Wesley Snipes filmography, but it's up to you to decide if his new movies or his early ones are among the best. If you think the best Wesley Snipes role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Snipes' big-budget action films, you might also enjoy our list of the best Sylvester Stallone movies and best Jason Statham movies.

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    Blade

    Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes
    Blade is a 1998 American vampire superhero action film starring Wesley Snipes and Stephen...  more

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    Demolition Man

    Sandra Bullock, Sylvester Stallone
    Demolition Man is a 1993 American science fiction action film directed by Marco Brambilla in...  more

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    White Men Can't Jump

    Woody Harrelson, Wesley Snipes
    White Men Can't Jump is a 1992 American sports buddy comedy film written and directed by Ron...  more

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    Waiting to Exhale

    Whitney Houston, Angela Bassett
    Waiting to Exhale is a 1995 American romantic drama film directed by Forest Whitaker, based on...  more

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    U.S. Marshals

    Robert Downey Jr., Tommy Lee Jones
    U.S. Marshals is a 1998 American thriller film directed by Stuart Baird. The storyline was...  more

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    New Jack City

    Chris Rock, Ice-T
    New Jack City is a 1991 American action crime film directed by Mario Van Peebles. In his rise...  more

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    Blade II

    Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes
    Blade II is a 2002 American vampire superhero action film based on the fictional Marvel Comics...  more

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    Passenger 57

    Elizabeth Hurley, Wesley Snipes
    Passenger 57 is a 1992 American action film directed by Kevin Hooks. The film stars Wesley...  more

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    Game of Death

    Wesley Snipes, Ernie Hudson
    Game of Death is a 2010 American action film directed by Giorgio Serafini, and starring Wesley...  more
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    Disappearing Acts

    Wesley Snipes, Sanaa Lathan
    Disappearing Acts is a 2000 romantic drama directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, and stars Sanaa...  more
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    Gallowwalkers

    Wesley Snipes, Diamond Dallas Page
    Gallowwalkers is a 2012 American western horror film written and directed by Andrew Goth, and...  more
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    Major League

    Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger
    Major League is a 1989 American sports comedy film written and directed by David S. Ward,...  more

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    Critical Condition

    Richard Pryor, Wesley Snipes
    Critical Condition is a 1987 comedy film directed by Michael Apted, and starring Richard Pryor....  more
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    Undisputed

    Wesley Snipes, Master P
    Undisputed is a 2002 American sports film written, produced and directed by Walter Hill. The...  more
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    Sugar Hill

    Wesley Snipes, Abe Vigoda
    Sugar Hill is a 1994 American film starring Wesley Snipes and Michael Wright as brothers...  more

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    Blade: Trinity

    Wesley Snipes, Jessica Biel
    Blade: Trinity is a 2004 American vampire superhero action film written, produced and directed...  more

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    King of New York

    Christopher Walken, Steve Buscemi
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    Brooklyn's Finest

    Richard Gere, Ethan Hawke
    Brooklyn's Finest is a 2009 American film directed by Antoine Fuqua, and written by Michael C....  more

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    Murder at 1600

    Diane Lane, Wesley Snipes
    This film is a 1997 action film starring Wesley Snipes, Diane Lane, Dennis Miller, Ronny Cox,...  more
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    One Night Stand

    Robert Downey Jr., Wesley Snipes
    One Night Stand is an American drama film by British director Mike Figgis. The film starred...  more
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    Down in the Delta

    Wesley Snipes, Alfre Woodard
    Down in the Delta is a 1998 drama film directed by Maya Angelou. The film stars Alfre Woodard,...  more

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    Unstoppable

    Wesley Snipes, Mark Sheppard
    Unstoppable is a 2004 American action film directed by David Carson, and starring Wesley...  more
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    Boiling Point

    Viggo Mortensen, Dennis Hopper
    Boiling Point is a 1993 action-thriller film written and directed by James B. Harris, and...  more
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    Money Train

    Jennifer Lopez, Woody Harrelson
    Money Train is a 1995 American action film starring Wesley Snipes, Woody Harrelson and...  more

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