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The Best William Devane Movies

Updated September 23, 2019 866 votes 107 voters 10.8k views47 items

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

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

List contains films like Lady Liberty and Poor White Trash.

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    Space Cowboys

    Clint Eastwood, Jon Hamm
    Space Cowboys is a 2000 American space adventure film directed and produced by Clint Eastwood....  more

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    Rolling Thunder

    Tommy Lee Jones, Dabney Coleman
    Rolling Thunder is a 1977 film starring William Devane and Tommy Lee Jones. The film was...  more
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    Marathon Man

    Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier
    Marathon Man is a 1976 suspense/thriller film directed by John Schlesinger. It was adapted by...  more

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    Jesse Stone: Sea Change

    Tom Selleck, Viola Davis
    Jesse Stone: Sea Change is a 2007 American television mystery film directed by Robert Harmon...  more
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    Payback

    Mel Gibson, Lucy Liu
    Payback is a 1999 American action film directed by Brian Helgeland and starring Mel Gibson,...  more
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    McCabe & Mrs. Miller

    Warren Beatty, Julie Christie
    McCabe & Mrs. Miller is a 1971 American Western film starring Warren Beatty and Julie...  more

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    Monte Walsh

    Lee Marvin, Jack Palance
    Monte Walsh is taken from the title of a 1963 western novel by Jack Schaefer. The movie has...  more
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    Yanks

    Richard Gere, Vanessa Redgrave
    Yanks is a 1979 period drama film set during World War II in Northern England. The film was...  more

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    Timestalkers

    Lauren Hutton, Klaus Kinski
    Timestalkers is a 1987 made for TV adventure film directed by Michael Schultz and starring...  more
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    Hollow Man

    Kevin Bacon, Elisabeth Shue
    Hollow Man is a 2000 American-German science fiction-thriller-horror film directed by Paul...  more

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    The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training

    Jackie Earle Haley, William Devane
    The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training is the 1977 sequel to the feature film The Bad News...  more
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    Jesse Stone: No Remorse

    Tom Selleck, Krista Allen
    Jesse Stone: No Remorse is a 2010 American television mystery film directed by Robert Harmon...  more
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    Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise

    Tom Selleck, Viola Davis
    Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise is a 2006 American television mystery film directed by Robert...  more
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    Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost

    Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker
    Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost is a 2011 American television mystery film directed by Dick Lowry...  more
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    Honky Tonk Freeway

    Teri Garr, Beverly DAngelo
    Honky Tonk Freeway is a 1981 comedy film directed by John Schlesinger. The film, conceived and...  more
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    Race to Space

    James Woods, Jake Lloyd
    Race to Space is a 2001 American family drama film. The film was shot on location at Cape...  more
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    Testament

    Kevin Costner, Rebecca De Mornay
    Testament is a drama film based on The Last Testament by Carol Amen, directed by Lynne Littman...  more
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    A Woman Named Jackie

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Stephen Collins
    A Woman Named Jackie is a 1991 American made for television miniseries chronicling the life of...  more
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    Nightwatch

    Pierce Brosnan, Michael Shannon
    Pierce Brosnan plays a United Nations espionage expert who leads an elite team out to recover...  more
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    Family Plot

    Alfred Hitchcock, Bruce Dern
    Family Plot is a 1976 American dark comedy/thriller film that was the final film directed by...  more

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    The Missiles of October

    Martin Sheen, Ralph Bellamy
    The Missiles of October is a 1974 docudrama made-for-television play about the Cuban Missile...  more
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    Forgotten Sins

    Dean Norris, Bess Armstrong
    Forgotten Sins was a 1996 television movie based on Lawrence Wright's New Yorker articles and...  more
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    The Least Among You

    Lauren Holly, Louis Gossett
    The Least Among You is a film based on the true story of Rev. Dr. Charles Marks' formative...  more
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    Chasing the Green

    Ryan Hurst, Robert Picardo
    Based on a true story of the Frankel brothers, who in their 20’s started a business re-selling...  more
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    The Kane Files: Life of Trial

    William Devane, Ethan Embry
    The Kane Files: Life of Trial is a 2010 action film written and directed by Benjamin Gourley....