The Best Willem Dafoe Movies

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Vote for your favorite Willem Dafoe movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

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

The greatest Willem Dafoe performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. Everything from Platoon to The Lighthouse is included on this list. Even new movies featuring Willem Dafoe, such as At Eternity's Gate, Siberia, and Tommaso,

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Martin Scorsese and Stephen Sommers are among those who have directed Willem Dafoe at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Willem Dafoe has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Harvey Keitel and Steve Buscemi in terms of fame and success.

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