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The Best William Smith Movies  

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

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

This list includes The Deadly Trackers, Uncle Sam and more films.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best William Smith movies?" and "What are the greatest William Smith roles of all time?"

William Smith is no stranger to working with popular directors, including David Cronenberg, Francis Ford Coppola and Richard Brooks.

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Clint Eastwood, Glen Campbell, Ruth Gordon
Any Which Way You Can is a 1980 American action comedy film, starring Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Geoffrey Lewis, William Smith, and Ruth Gordon. It is directed by Buddy Van Horn. The film is ...more
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Joe Namath, Ann-Margret, William Smith
C.C. and Company is a movie that was released in 1970. It starred Joe Namath as biker C.C. Ryder, Ann-Margret as fashion journalist Ann, and William Smith as Moon, the leader of the fictitious ...more
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Nicolas Cage, Mickey Rourke, Diane Lane
Rumble Fish is an American 1983 drama film directed by Francis Ford Coppola. It is based on the novel Rumble Fish by S. E. Hinton, who also co-wrote the screenplay. The film centers on the ...more
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Charlie Sheen, Patrick Swayze, Lea Thompson
Red Dawn is a 1984 American film directed by John Milius and co-written by Milius and Kevin Reynolds. It stars Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Lea Thompson, Charlie Sheen, and Jennifer Grey. ...more
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Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow
Conan the Barbarian is a 1982 sword and sorcery/adventure film directed and co-written by John Milius. It is based on stories by Robert E. Howard, a pulp fiction writer of the 1930s, about the ...more
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Max von Sydow, Yul Brynner, William Smith
The Ultimate Warrior is a 1975 science fiction action-adventure film directed by Robert Clouse. One of a series of post-apocalyptic films from the 1960s and 1970s, it is set in post-civilization ...more
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Fred Williamson, William Smith, R. G. Armstrong
Boss Nigger is a 1975 cult classic Western film directed by Jack Arnold. It stars former football player Fred Williamson, who both wrote and co-produced the film. Boss Nigger is the first film ...more
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Deadly Memories is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best William Smith Movies
Deadly Memories William Smith, Robert Z'Dar, Donald Farmer
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William Smith, Adam Roarke, Paul Koslo
Nam's Angels is a 1970 action film, that was filmed in the Philippines. This film was directed by Jack Starrett. This film was originally released with the title The Losers.
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Harrison Ford, Gene Wilder, William Smith
The Frisco Kid is a 1979 movie directed by Robert Aldrich. The movie is a Western comedy featuring Gene Wilder as Avram Belinski, a Polish rabbi who is traveling to San Francisco, and Harrison ...more
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Roddy Piper, William Smith, Rory Calhoun
Hell Comes to Frogtown is a 1987 cult film that was created by Donald G. Jackson. The screenplay for this film was written by Jackson and Randall Frakes. The film was directed by Jackson and R. ...more
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Victoria Vetri, William Smith, Anitra Ford
Invasion of the Bee Girls is a 1973 science fiction film. The first film venture for writer Nicholas Meyer, it was directed by Denis Sanders and stars William Smith, Anitra Ford and Victoria ...more
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Jason London, William Smith, James Hong
Broken Vessels is a 1998 medical drama film directed by Scott Ziehl and written by Ziehl along with David Baer and John McMahon. The film debuted at the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival and ...more
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Karen Black, Jill Kelly, Rhonda Shear
The Roller Blade Seven is a 1991 cult martial arts film directed by Donald G. Jackson and starring Scott Shaw.
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Ryan O'Neal, Catherine Hicks, Chad Everett
Fever Pitch is a 1985 American film starring Ryan O'Neal, and written and directed by Richard Brooks. This turned out to be the final film for Brooks, director of such acclaimed pictures as ...more
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Gary Busey, Yaphet Kotto, William Smith
Eye of the Tiger is a 1986 action/drama film, starring Gary Busey, Yaphet Kotto, Denise Galik, Seymour Cassel, William Smith and Judith Barsi. The movie was directed by Richard C. Sarafian.
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Jeff Bridges, Gary Busey, Ned Beatty
The Last American Hero is a 1973 sports drama film based on the true story of American NASCAR driver Junior Johnson. Directed by Lamont Johnson, it stars Jeff Bridges as Junior Jackson, the ...more
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Karen Black, Jill Kelly, Rhonda Shear
The Legend of the Roller Blade Seven is a 1992 martial arts cult film that was directed by Donald G. Jackson, and was produced by and stars Scott Shaw.
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Claudia Jennings, John Saxon, William Smith
Fast Company is a 1979 film by Canadian director David Cronenberg. It was written by Phil Savath, Courtney Smith, Alan Treen, and Cronenberg, and stars William Smith, John Saxon, Claudia ...more
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Fred Williamson, William Smith, Vonetta McGee
Hammer is a 1972 blaxploitation film directed by Bruce Clark. The film was released following the successes of Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song and Shaft, notable 1971 films that popularized ...more
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William Smith, Robert Z'Dar, Ted Prior
The Final Sanction is a 1990 film, directed by David A. Prior and starring Ted Prior, William Smith and Robert Z'Dar.
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Jane Russell, Rod Taylor, William Smith
Darker than Amber is a 1970 film adaptation of the John D. MacDonald novel Darker than Amber. It was directed by Robert Clouse from a screenplay by MacDonald and Ed Waters. It starred Rod Taylor ...more
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Burt Lancaster, Charles Durning, Richard Widmark
Twilight's Last Gleaming is a 1977 film directed by Robert Aldrich and starring Burt Lancaster and Richard Widmark. The film was a West German/US co-production, shot mainly at the Bavaria ...more
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Kurt Russell, Andy Garcia, Mariel Hemingway
The Mean Season is a 1985 American thriller directed by Phillip Borsos. The film stars Kurt Russell, Mariel Hemingway, Richard Jordan, Richard Masur, Joe Pantoliano, and Andy García. The ...more
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William Smith, Rockne Tarkington, Connie Strickland
Black Samson is a 1974 American blaxploitation film, starring Rockne Tarkington, William Smith and Connie Strickland. The film was written by Daniel B. Cady and Warren Hamilton Jr., directed by ...more