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List of Frank Grillo Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Warrior (2011)
20
2
Warrior
PG-13
20
2

Tommy Riordan, a former Marine, convinces his estranged father, a recovered alcoholic and former coach, to train him for a winner-takes-all mixed martial arts tournament. At the same time, his estranged brother Brendan, a former MMA fighter struggling as a school teacher, returns to the ring to support his family, making another family conflict inevitable.

As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Campana
Director:
Gavin O'Connor
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
2. Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
19
2
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
PG-13
19
2

Waking from decades of suspended animation, Steve Rogers is getting accustomed to modern life when he faces a new threat after the mysterious Winter Soldier kills Nick Fury and the compromised S.H.I.E.L.D. high command brands Steve a fugitive. He must expose a deadly conspiracy with the help of the Black Widow and his new friend, the Falcon.

As:
Cast
Director:
Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi
3. Captain America: Civil War (2016)
18
2
Captain America: Civil War
PG-13
18
2

A mission of Avengers results in the loss of civilian lives, hence political pressure mounts to have regulations for the superhero team. This causes the team to split into two groups – Team Captain America favouring freedom of superheroes and Team Iron Man backing the government. Meanwhile, Captain America’s old friend Bucky Barnes is accused of the murder of King T'Chaka of Wakanda.

As:
Cast
Director:
Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
4. Minority Report (2002)
13
2
Minority Report
PG-13
13
2

Loosely based on Philip K. Dick’s 1954 short story, the movie is set in 2054 Washington where specialised police arrests murderers before they actually kill someone. Helping the police are three psychics or precogs who can predict these murders. John Anderton works for this special police force but when one day, he is identified as a future killer, he is forced to escape to prove his innocence.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
5. Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
17
2
Zero Dark Thirty
R
17
2

Post September 11, 2001 terrorist attack, US intelligence and military forces focussed on capturing and killing one of the most wanted men in the world – Osama Bin Laden. The movie dramatizes this search that continued for over ten years and culminated in the killing of Bin Laden by the SEALs in Pakistan.

As:
Cast
Director:
Kathryn Bigelow
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, History
6. End of Watch (2012)
13
2
End of Watch
R
13
2

Two LAPD officers, Brian Taylor and Mike Zavala, are partners as well as close friends. After killing a gangster for self-protection, they are assigned to the dangerous parts of the city. While dealing with the clashes between black and Mexican gangs, they uncover drug and human-trafficking rackets. As a result, the two are hunted down by a powerful Mexican Cartel. 

As:
Cast
Director:
David Ayer
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Jake Gyllenhaal, Anna Kendrick, America Ferrera, David Harbour, Michael Peña, Natalie Martinez
7. Disconnect (2012)
13
2
Disconnect
R
13
2

Disconnect is a suspense drama film which revolves around several people as they interact online via social media and the internet, searching for human connections. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mike Dixon
Director:
Henry Alex Rubin
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Jason Bateman, Michael Nyqvist, Hope Davis, Paula Patton, Michael Nyqvist
9. The Grey (2011)
16
5
The Grey
R
16
5

Based on Ian MacKenzie Jeffer’s short story Ghost Walker, the movie takes the viewer on an adventure where a group of oil-men who have survived a plane crash, try to stay alive, while battling a pack of killer wolves and an extreme cold habitat.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Diaz
Director:
Joe Carnahan
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney, Joe Anderson, Dallas Roberts
10. Gangster Squad (2013)
14
3
Gangster Squad
R
14
3

In 1949, Mobster Mickey Cohen rules the California criminal underworld and has even police and politicians in his pocket. A secret police unit called the Gangster Squad, comprising of Sergeant John O’Mara, Sergeant Jerry Wooters, Lieutenant Coleman Harris, Conwell Keeler, Max Kennard, and Navidad Ramirez finally manages to bring him down. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Ruben Fleischer
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Drama, Crime
11. Pride and Glory (2008)
12
2
Pride and Glory
R
12
2

When NYPD detective Ray Tierney is appointed to investigate four officers’ death at a drug-dealer’s place, his investigations suggest police corruption. Ray’s brother Francis Jr. is that precinct’s commanding officer, while father Francis Sr. is Asst. Chief. The family pressure mounts as Ray’s brother-in-law Sergeant Jimmy Egan is found to have shady connections. Will Ray’s revelations tear the family and NYPD apart?

As:
Cast
Director:
Gavin O'Connor
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Edward Norton, Jon Voight, Colin Farrell, Noah Emmerich, Jennifer Ehle
12. The Purge: Anarchy (2014)
16
3
The Purge: Anarchy
R
16
3

In this second movie in The Purge franchise, the authoritarian government of the US annually allows its citizen a twelve hour period to commit any crime without getting penalized. During one such Purge night, off duty LAPD sergeant Leo Barnes, decides to kill the man responsible for his son’s death. However, he ends up with a group of people who are struggling to survive the deadly night.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sergeant
Director:
James DeMonaco
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Michael K. Williams, Zach Gilford, Zoë Soul, Michael Kenneth Williams, Carmen Ejogo, Kiele Sanchez
13. Edge of Darkness (2010)
12
2
Edge of Darkness
R
12
2

Homicide detective Thomas Craven’s life changes when his daughter Emma is gunned down in front of him. Although initially suspected that he was the intended target, Thomas’s research unfolds a much sinister conspiracy involving government collusions, cover-ups as he tries to give justice to Emma. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Mel Gibson, Ray Winstone, Danny Huston, Bojana Novakovic, Shawn Roberts
14. Wheelman (2017)
15
2
Wheelman
TV-MA
15
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Wheelman
Director:
Jeremy Rush
Genres:
Mystery, Action, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Shea Whigham, Wendy Moniz, Garret Dillahunt, Caitlin Carmichael
15. Homefront (2013)
12
2
Homefront
R
12
2

Trying to escape his past as an undercover DEA agent, Phil Broker moves to a small Louisiana town with his daughter. Unfortunately, when he becomes the target of drug dealer, Gator Bodine, and his past catches up with him, he must take up arms to save himself and his daughter. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Gary Fleder
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jason Statham, Winona Ryder, James Franco, Izabela Vidovic, Kate Bosworth, Marcus Hester
16. Into the Ashes (2019)
12
2
Into the Ashes
Not
12
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Aaron Harvey
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
James Badge Dale, Marguerite Moreau, Robert Taylor, Luke Grimes
17. Wolf Warrior 2 (2017)
13
2
Wolf Warrior 2
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Big Daddy
Director:
Jing Wu
Genres:
Drama, War, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Scott Adkins, Jing Wu, Celina Jade, Hans Zhang
18. Mother's Day (2010)
10
2
Mother's Day
R
10
2

Mother’s Day is a psychological horror film which tells the story of three brothers who plan a bank robbery but fail. They run to their mother so that they can hide from law enforcement forces. However, after learning that their mother has lost her house, they hold the new owners of the house hostage, along with the guests.

As:
Cast
Director:
Darren Lynn Bousman
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Alexa Vega, Rebecca De Mornay, Alexa PenaVega, Jaime King, Patrick John Flueger, Warren Kole
19. Black and Blue (2019)
12
2
Black and Blue
R
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Terry Malone
Director:
Deon Taylor
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tyrese Gibson, Naomie Harris, Reid Scott, Mike Colter
20. The Purge: Election Year (2016)
12
3
The Purge: Election Year
R
12
3

18 years after surviving the annual purge night, U.S. Senator Charlie Roan is campaigning for U.S. Presidency with the promise to end purge night. The New Founding Fathers of America or NFFA want her dead and it is up to Leo Barnes, her head of security to keep her alive as another purge night begins. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Leo Barnes
Director:
James DeMonaco
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Mitchell, Mykelti Williamson, Joseph Julian Soria, Betty Gabriel
21. Collision (2013)
10
2
Collision
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Scott Dolan
Director:
David Marconi
Genres:
Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Marie-Josée Croze, Roschdy Zem, Jaimie Alexander, Moussa Maaskri
22. Point Blank (2019)
13
2
Point Blank
TV-MA
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Abe
Director:
Joe Lynch
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Anthony Mackie, Christian Cooke, Buster Reeves , Stuart F. Wilson
23. Beyond Skyline (2017)
12
2
Beyond Skyline
R
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mark
Director:
Liam O'Donnell
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Horror, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Antonio Fargas, Callan Mulvey, Bojana Novakovic, Jonny Weston
24. Demonic (2015)
10
2
Demonic
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Mark Lewis
Director:
Will Canon
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Aaron Yoo, Maria Bello, Scott Mechlowicz, Megan Park
25. The Sweetest Thing (2002)
9
2
The Sweetest Thing
R
9
2

Christina gets attracted to Peter, and finds him to be the perfect partner for her. However, she knows nothing about him, except for the fact that his brother is getting married. Therefore, she decides to gatecrash the wedding in order to find and woo him. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Roger Kumble
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
26. My Soul to Take (2010)
8
1
My Soul to Take
R
8
1

A serial killer returns to his hometown to stalk and kill a few children he had vowed to murder, as they share the same birthday as the date he was supposedly put to death. Question is- Did he survive death or has he reincarnated?    

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Danai Gurira, Zena Grey, Max Thieriot, Denzel Whitaker
28. Big Sky (2015)
8
1
Big Sky
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jesse
Director:
Jorge Michel Grau
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Bella Thorne, Kyra Sedgwick, Aaron Tveit, François Arnaud
29. Reprisal (2018)
8
1
Reprisal
R
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jacob
Director:
Brian A. Miller
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, Johnathon Schaech, Olivia Culpo, Natali Yura
30. Jiu Jitsu (2020)
5
1
Jiu Jitsu
R
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Harrigan
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
31. Cosmic Sin (2021)
5
1
Cosmic Sin
R
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
General Ryle
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
32. Simplicity (2002)
12
2
Simplicity
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
General
Director:
Chet Thomas
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Danny Trejo, Lolita Anderson, Leah Carrol, Janelle Gabb
33. Blue Eyes (2009)
11
2
Blue Eyes
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bob Estevez
Director:
José Joffily
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Rasche, Erica Gimpel, Hector Bordoni, Cristina Lago
34. Stephanie (2017)
9
2
Stephanie
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Father
Director:
Akiva Goldsman
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Anna Torv, Harold Perrineau, Samantha Smith, Kenneth Choi
35. April's Shower (2003)
8
1
April's Shower
R
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Rocco
Director:
Trish Doolan
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Lara Harris, Zack Ward, Maria Cina, Trish Doolan
37. Deadly Rivals (1993)
8
1
Deadly Rivals
R
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
James Dodson
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Joseph Bologna, Richard Roundtree, Margaux Hemingway, Andrew Stevens
38. Deadly Charades (1996)
6
1
Deadly Charades
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Vince Carlucci
Director:
Kelley Cauthen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Andriole, Lesli Kay, Julie Hughes, Shea Farrell
39. iMurders (2008)
6
2
iMurders
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Joe Romano
Director:
Robbie Bryan
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Gabrielle Anwar, Charles Durning, Billy Dee Williams, William Forsythe

TV Movie(s)

2. The Madness of Jane (2008)
12
2
The Madness of Jane
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Oliver Cornbluth
Director:
Tucker Gates
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Erick Avari, Ever Carradine, Jeff Bryan Davis, Kristen Ariza
3. Hunter: Back in Force (2003)
9
2
Hunter: Back in Force
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jefferson Kibbee
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Fred Dryer, Stepfanie Kramer, Gregory Scott Cummins, Jolene Andersen
4. Hunter: Return to Justice (2002)
9
2
Hunter: Return to Justice
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Bradford May
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Fred Dryer, Stepfanie Kramer, Sam Hennings, Peter J. Lucas
5. Hollis & Rae (2006)
8
2
Hollis & Rae
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Callie Khouri
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Laura Harris, Stacey Travis, Susan Ward, Rebecca McFarland
6. Blue Blood (2008)
9
2
Blue Blood
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Brett Ratner
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
John Ortiz, David Anzuelo, Edwin J. Birmingham, Shon Blotzer

TV Shows and Videos

Kingdom (2014)
Kingdom
As:
Cast
Role:
Alvey Kulina (40 episodes, 2014-2017)
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Talia Shire, Jonathan Tucker, Kiele Sanchez, Nick Jonas
Breakout Kings (2011)
Breakout Kings
As:
Cast
Director:
Adam Arkin
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Laz Alonso, Domenick Lombardozzi, Jimmi Simpson, Brooke Nevin
The Gates (2010)
The Gates
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Monohan (13 episodes, 2010)
Genres:
Fantasy, Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Janina Gavankar, Katheryn Winnick, Rhona Mitra, Colton Haynes
Wasteland (1999)
Wasteland
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Padma Lakshmi, Rebecca Gayheart, Eddie Mills, Marisa Coughlan
Battery Park (2000)
Battery Park
As:
Cast
Role:
Anthony Stigliano (7 episodes, 2000)
Director:
Arlene Sanford
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Missi Pyle, Louis Ferreira, Jay Paulson, Bokeem Woodbine, Robert Mailhouse
Blind Justice (2005)
Blind Justice
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Marty Russo (13 episodes, 2005)
Director:
Gary Fleder, John Badham, Bobby Roth
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Page Kennedy, Jane Lynch, Ron Eldard, Marisol Nichols, Michael Gaston
For the People (2002)
For the People
As:
Cast
Role:
Det. J.C. Hunter (18 episodes, 2002-2003)
Director:
Félix Enríquez Alcalá, Steve De Jarnatt, Joe Napolitano, Ian Toynton, Eric Laneuville
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Brenda Song, Felicia Day, Bianca Lawson, Amanda Plummer, A Martinez, Lea Thompson, Debbi Morgan