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

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

List films range from Buffalo Bill and the Indians to Insignificance.

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a 1975 drama film written by Lawrence Hauben and Bo Goldman and directed by MiloŇ° Forman. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Christopher Lloyd, Anjelica Huston, Brad Dourif, + more

Initial Release: 1975

Directed by: MiloŇ° Forman

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#7 on The Very Best Oscar-Winning Movies

#41 on The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time

#49 on The Best Movies Based on Books

#3 on The Best '70s Movies

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Fish Hawk is a 1979 Canadian drama film directed by Donald Shebib. The screenplay was written by Blanche Hanalis, based on the novel Old Fish Hawk by Mitchell Jayne. The film was nominated for several Genie Awards including for direction, editing and best performance by a foreign actor. It was also entered into the 11th Moscow International Film Festival. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Don Francks, Chris Wiggins, Will Sampson, Karen Austin, Kay Hawtrey, + more

Initial Release: 1979

Directed by: Donald Shebib

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Firewalker is a 1986 action/adventure film starring Chuck Norris, Louis Gossett, Jr., Will Sampson and Melody Anderson. It was directed by J. Lee Thompson and written by Norman Aladjem, Robert Gosnell and Jeffrey M. Rosenbaum. This was the first comedic role for Norris, giving him a chance to poke fun at his action persona. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Chuck Norris, Louis Gossett, Jr., John Rhys-Davies, Ian Abercrombie, + more

Initial Release: 1986

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

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Orca is a 1977 horror film directed by Michael Anderson and produced by Dino De Laurentiis, starring Richard Harris, Charlotte Rampling, and Will Sampson. It is based on Arthur Herzog's novel of the same name. The film was poorly received by critics and audiences alike due in part to its similarities to the film Jaws released two years prior. Upon release the film received only minor theatrical success, but in recent years the film has achieved a cult following among fans of the natural horror subgenre. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Bo Derek, Richard Harris, Charlotte Rampling, Keenan Wynn, Robert Carradine, + more

Initial Release: 1977

Directed by: Michael Anderson

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#18 on The Scariest Animal Movies Ever Made

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