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The Best Wesley Snipes Movies  

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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.

Wesley Snipes is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Tony Scott, Joe Roth and Spike Lee. Is Wesley Snipes your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Ving Rhames and Jet Li films lists too.

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Lena Headey, Wesley Snipes, Charles Dance
The Contractor is a 2007 American action film directed by Josef Rusnak starring Wesley Snipes, Eliza Bennett, Lena Headey and Ralph Brown. The film was released on direct-to-DVD in the United ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Sanaa Lathan, Q-Tip
Disappearing Acts is a 2000 romantic drama directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, and stars Sanaa Lathan and Wesley Snipes. The film is an adaptation of the New York Times best-selling novel ...more
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Robin Williams, Naomi Campbell, Patrick Swayze
To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar is a 1995 American comedy film, starring Wesley Snipes, Patrick Swayze, and John Leguizamo as three New York drag queens who embark on a road ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Diamond Dallas Page, Tanit Phoenix
Gallowwalkers is a 2012 American western horror film written and directed by Andrew Goth, and starring Wesley Snipes, Kevin Howarth, Riley Smith, Tanit Phoenix Patrick Bergin and Diamond Dallas ...more
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Richard Pryor, Wesley Snipes, Bob Saget
Critical Condition is a 1987 comedy film directed by Michael Apted, and starring Richard Pryor.
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Robert Downey Jr., Wesley Snipes, Ming-Na Wen
One Night Stand is an American drama film by British director Mike Figgis. The film starred Wesley Snipes, Nastassja Kinski, Kyle MacLachlan, Ming-Na and Robert Downey, Jr. The first draft of ...more
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Jason Statham, Ryan Phillippe, Wesley Snipes
Chaos is a 2005 Canadian-British thriller film directed by Tony Giglio, and starring Jason Statham, Ryan Phillippe and Wesley Snipes. The film was released on direct-to-DVD in the United States ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine
Down in the Delta is a 1998 drama film directed by Maya Angelou. The film stars Alfre Woodard, Al Freeman, Jr., Esther Rolle, Loretta Devine, and Wesley Snipes.
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Wesley Snipes, Sung-Hi Lee, Treach
The Art of War II: Betrayal is a 2008 action film directed by Josef Rusnak starring Wesley Snipes, Lochlyn Munro and Athena Karkanis. This is the sequel to the 2000 film, The Art of War. The ...more
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Goldie Hawn, LL Cool J, Woody Harrelson
Wildcats is a 1986 American sports comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie and is also the film debut of Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson.
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Wesley Snipes, Deobia Oparei, Tamzin Outhwaite
7 Seconds is a 2005 American crime film directed by Simon Fellows, starring Wesley Snipes and Tamzin Outhwaite. The film was released on Direct-to-DVD in the United States on June 28, 2005. The ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Silvia Colloca, William Hope
The Detonator is a 2006 American action film directed by Po Chih Leong, and starring Wesley Snipes, Silvia Colloca, Tim Dutton and William Hope. The film was released on direct-to-DVD in the ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Oliver Platt, Linda Fiorentino
Liberty Stands Still is a 2002 crime thriller drama film starring Wesley Snipes and Linda Fiorentino. Directed by Kari Skogland, it is a thriller about a man seeking revenge for his daughter's ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Emma Samms, Matt Salinger
The Marksman is a 2005 American action film directed by Marcus Adams, starring Wesley Snipes, William Hope, Emma Samms and Anthony Warren. The film was released on direct-to-DVD in the United ...more
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Ultimate Fights is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Wesley Snipes Movies
Brad Pitt, Sylvester Stallone, Al Pacino
Ultimate Fights is a 2002 Flixmix fight scenes compilatio, with footages from Rumble In The Bronx, Gladiator, Fists of Legend, Black Mask, Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story and others.
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Cybill Shepherd, Wesley Snipes, Mario Van Peebles
Hard Luck is a 2006 American thriller film written, produced and directed by Mario Van Peebles, who also co-stars in the film. The film stars Wesley Snipes, Jacquelyn Quinones, Cybill Shepherd, ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Danny Glover, Jasmine Guy
America's Dream is a 1996 drama film written by Maya Angelou, John Henrik Clarke, Ron Stacker Thompson, Ashley Tyler and Richard Wright and directed by Paris Barclay, Bill Duke and Kevin Rodney ...more
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Happily Ever After: Fairy Tale... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Wesley Snipes Movies
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Whoopi Goldberg, Wesley Snipes, Heavy D
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Wesley Snipes, John Mahoney, Adrian Pasdar
Streets of Gold is a 1986 American dramatic film directed by Joe Roth starring Klaus Maria Brandauer, Wesley Snipes and Adrian Pasdar.
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Master Daddy is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Wesley Snipes Movies
Master Daddy Wesley Snipes
Master Daddy is an upcoming martial arts comedy film starring Wesley Snipes.
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Wesley Snipes
Vietnam War Story II is a 1988 film that was released direct-to-video. The film consists of three 30 minute segments, each filmed by a different director. The first segment stars Wesley Snipes ...more
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Emmanuelle Chriqui, Wesley Snipes, Vanessa L. Williams
Futuresport is a made-for-TV movie directed by Ernest Dickerson, starring Dean Cain, Vanessa Williams, and Wesley Snipes. It originally aired on ABC in October 1998, and released on VHS and DVD ...more
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Helen Hunt, Wesley Snipes, Eric Stoltz
The Waterdance is a 1992 American drama film written by Neal Jimenez and directed by Jimenez and Michael Steinberg. It stars Eric Stoltz, Wesley Snipes, William Forsythe and Helen Hunt. The film ...more
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Wesley Snipes, Patton Oswalt, Natasha Lyonne
Zig Zag is a 2002 film directed by David S. Goyer, based on the 1999 novel by Landon J. Napoleon.
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Hardwood Dreams Wesley Snipes
Hardwood Dreams is a 1993 basketball sports documentary written, directed and produced by Michael Tollin and narrated by Wesley Snipes. It follows five Morningside High School seniors during ...more