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List of James Earl Jones Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
25
2
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
PG
25
2

Fleeing from a brutal imperial attack on the ice planet Hoth, Luke Skywalker and his R2-D2 crash-lands on Dagobah, where he trains under Master Yoda. Meanwhile, Han Solo and Princess Leia flee to Bespin, where they are captured by Darth Vader as baits to eventually lure in Luke, whom he plans to seduce to the dark side.

As:
Cast
Director:
Irvin Kershner
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Adventure
2. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
29
4
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
29
4

Undoubtedly one of the greatest dark comedies of all time, Dr. Strangelove, is a Stanley Kubrick masterpiece. A Cold War satire, the movie depicts what would happen if an unhinged powerful figure like Brigadier General Jack D. Ripper unleashes nuclear holocaust on the world. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
3. Star Wars (1977)
22
2
Star Wars
PG
22
2

Captured by the diabolical Darth Vader, resistance leader Princess Leia sends two droids, R2-D2 and C-3PO, with the blueprint of planet-destroying Death Star to Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi. He trains simple moisture farmer Luke Skywalker, who teams up with smuggler Han Solo, his first mate Chewbacca, and the two robots, and embarks on an epic rebel mission.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Alec Guinness, Mark Hamill, Peter Cushing
4. Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
21
2
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
PG
21
2

The conclusion film of the original Star Wars trilogy, the movie sees the rebel heroes undertake a risky mission to save Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt before launching an attack to destroy the powerful mobile space station, Death Star, and ultimately defeat the evil empire. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Marquand
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Frank Oz, Ian McDiarmid, Alec Guinness, Mark Hamill, Billy Dee Williams
5. Claudine (1974)
34
2
Claudine
PG
34
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Roop
Director:
John Berry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Diahann Carroll, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Tamu Blackwell, David Kruger
6. The Sandlot (1993)
25
2
The Sandlot
PG
25
2

Shy Scotty Smalls moves to San Fernando Valley and joins a local baseball team. He and his friends go on adventures throughout the town. The gang, however, runs into trouble when Scotty borrows a ball signed by Babe Ruth without his stepfather’s knowledge and it goes over a fence protected by a huge dog.  

As:
Cast
Director:
David Mickey Evans
Genres:
Sport, Family, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Denis Leary, Marley Shelton, Art LaFleur, Chauncey Leopardi
7. Rogue One (2016)
19
2
Rogue One
PG-13
19
2

Jyn Erso, an outcast whose scientist father Galen was forced by the Galactic Empire to complete the moon-sized battle-station Death Star, is rescued by the rebels after they learn that Galen secretly built a vulnerability into the super-weapon. She must accompany rebel intelligence officer Cassian Andor in rescuing Galen and retrieving the blueprint of the Death Star.

As:
Cast
Director:
Gareth Edwards
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure
8. Field of Dreams (1989)
27
2
Field of Dreams
PG
27
2

After hearing an enigmatic voice say ‘If you build it, he will come,’ an Iowa corn-farmer Ray Kinsella, with support of his wife, decides to construct a baseball diamond in his corn-farm. Soon ‘Shoeless Joe Jackson’ appears there to play baseball. As Ray receives more messages, he understands that his ball-field is meant to be a place to realize certain unfulfilled dreams. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Terence Mann
Director:
Phil Alden Robinson
Genres:
Sport, Family, Fantasy, Drama
9. The Hunt for Red October (1990)
26
4
The Hunt for Red October
PG
26
4

At the height of the Cold War, Soviet submarine captain Marko Ramius, commanding the latest nearly undetectable nuclear missile submarine Red October, defies orders and sets course for America's east coast. After its presence is briefly detected, Jack Ryan, CIA analyst and former Marine, is given three days to confirm his theory that Ramius plans to defect.

As:
Cast
Role:
Admiral Greer
Director:
John McTiernan
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Adventure
10. King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis (1970)
13
4
King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis
13
4

The documentary film biography of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., constructed using original newsreels, chronicles the important events of his Civil Rights Movement. King’s journey from a regional activist to the world-renowned leader of non-violent campaign for racial equality is captured through events from the 1955 Montgomery bus boycott to the 1968 assassination in Memphis, and also includes rare footage of his speeches, arrests, and protest-marches. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Genres:
Documentary, History, Biography
Star Cast:
Joanne Woodward, Paul Newman, Burt Lancaster, Clarence Williams III, Ruby Dee
11. Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
19
3
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
PG-13
19
3

Anakin Skywalker, now a Jedi Knight disillusioned with the crumbling order, is encouraged by Chancellor Palpatine to use the dark side to kill Count Dooku while rescuing the former with Obi-Wan Kenobi. When he gets visions of his pregnant wife Padmé Amidala dying in childbirth, Palpatine again lures him to the dark side, promising him powers to prevent death.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
12. Matewan (1987)
12
2
Matewan
PG-13
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
John Sayles
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Chris Cooper, Kevin Tighe, David Strathairn, Ken Jenkins
13. The Great White Hope (1970)
20
3
The Great White Hope
GP
20
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Jefferson
Director:
Martin Ritt
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Sport
Star Cast:
Scatman Crothers, Hal Holbrook, Jane Alexander, Chester Morris, Lou Gilbert, Joel Fluellen
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer - Male
14. Conan the Barbarian (1982)
18
3
Conan the Barbarian
R
18
3

Snake cult ruler and sorcerer Thulsa Doom destroys a tribe and then orphaned Conan is sold as a slave during childhood. Later, Conan becomes a fearless warrior and after his release, he commences on a mission to avenge his parents’ death. Accompanied by beautiful Valeria and archer Subotai, he rescues King Osric’s daughter, Princess Yasimina, and confronts the evil Thulsa Doom. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Thulsa Doom
Director:
John Milius
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mako Iwamatsu, Max von Sydow, Sandahl Bergman, Ben Davidson
15. The Man (1972)
15
4
The Man
G
15
4

After a tragic incident that kills the President of the United States, an African-American senator is made the first black President, since the Vice President refuses to assume office due to his mental condition. However, things turn difficult for the new President, due to the racism prevalent in the country.     

As:
Cast
Role:
Douglass Dilman
Director:
Joseph Sargent
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Martin Balsam, Burgess Meredith, Lew Ayres, William Windom
16. Coming to America (1988)
25
4
Coming to America
R
25
4

The crown prince of Zamunda, Akeem Joffer, leads a luxurious life and is supposed to marry a girl of his parent’s choice. However, he decides to choose his life partner himself and along with his aide, Semmi, travels to Queens for the purpose. Disguised as poor student, he finds his perfect match in Lisa McDowell, but she has a boyfriend and her father does not approve of him.

As:
Cast
Role:
King Jaffe Joffer
Director:
John Landis
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
17. The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976)
15
3
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings
PG
15
3
As:
Cast
Role:
All-Star Leon Carter
Director:
John Badham
Genres:
Comedy, Sport
Star Cast:
Richard Pryor, Billy Dee Williams, Rico Dawson, Sam 'Birmingham' Brison
18. A Family Thing (1996)
21
2
A Family Thing
PG-13
21
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ray Murdock
Director:
Richard Pearce
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Duvall, Irma P. Hall, Michael Beach, Grace Zabriskie
19. End of the Road (1970)
11
2
End of the Road
X
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Doctor D
Director:
Aram Avakian
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Stacy Keach, Grayson Hall, Harris Yulin, Dorothy Tristan
20. Clear and Present Danger (1994)
17
1
Clear and Present Danger
PG-13
17
1

Jack Ryan is assigned to a case involving the murder of the US President’s friend by a Columbian drug cartel. When it is revealed that the murdered man had a business relationship with his assassin, the President declares the cartel to be a "clear and present danger" to the nation. Meanwhile, unknown to Ryan, a secret paramilitary force is sent to Columbia to wipe out the cartel. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Phillip Noyce
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Willem Dafoe, Benjamin Bratt, Harrison Ford, Anne Archer, Joaquim de Almeida
21. Patriot Games (1992)
18
3
Patriot Games
R
18
3

The sequel to The Hunt for Red October finds Jack Ryan killing Patrick Miller, a member of the terrorist cell, the IRA during an attack while his brother Sean watches. After Sean Miller is convicted, he escapes from prison and seeks revenge along with his fellow IRA members against Ryan and his family. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Phillip Noyce
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
22. Sneakers (1992)
13
2
Sneakers
PG-13
13
2

Martin Bishop, who runs a company that tests security systems, is blackmailed by government agents into getting a black box from its inventor. Bishop’s ex-girlfriend and his team of experts, who retrieve the device, discover that it can decode any encryption code. As Bishop realizes that those men were criminals and not government officers, they incriminate him in the murder of the inventor.

As:
Cast
Director:
Phil Alden Robinson
Genres:
Mystery, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Drama
23. A Piece of the Action (1977)
13
1
A Piece of the Action
PG
13
1

A retired detective has all the evidences necessary for sending two smart thieves to jail. But he agrees to keep quiet provided they consent to work among delinquent youths. Having no other options, they soon start working as career counselors for equally unwilling inner city kids. But later as they start enjoying their job they find their past catching up with them. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Joshua Burke
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sidney Poitier, Denise Nicholas, Bill Cosby, Hope Clarke
24. Cry, the Beloved Country (1995)
13
2
Cry, the Beloved Country
PG-13
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rev. Stephen Kumalo
Director:
Darrell Roodt
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Harris, Charles S. Dutton, Vusi Kunene, Tsholofelo Wechoemang
26. Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker (2019)
10
2
Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker
PG-13
10
2

The movie finds Rey, Finn, and Poe leading the Resistance against Kylo Ren and the First Order. What follows is Kylo’s path to redemption and Rey discovering that she is the grandchild of the still-living Emperor Palpatine. The Resistance wins but Kylo ends up sacrificing himself to save Rey who then takes up the mantle of Skywalker. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Darth Vader
Director:
J.J. Abrams
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
27. The River Niger (1976)
10
4
The River Niger
R
10
4

This drama film takes us to a poor African-American neighborhood in Los Angeles, and it revolves around a poet Johnny Williams, who takes up a low paying job as a house painter, in order to survive and make ends meet. When he learns that his wife has terminal cancer, he grows more worried, regarding his family’s plight.

As:
Cast
Role:
Johnny Williams
Director:
Krishna Shah
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Cicely Tyson, Glynn Turman, Louis Gossett Jr., Jonelle Allen
29. Primary Colors (1998)
9
3
Primary Colors
R
9
3

This critically acclaimed film was based on former US President Bill Clinton’s first presidential campaign in 1992. The film tells the story of Henry Burton who joins the presidential campaign of Jack Stanton, Governor of Arkansas, who is running for President.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
30. Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994)
11
1
Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult
PG-13
11
1

The last movie in The Naked Gun film series opens with cop Frank Drebin retiring from his job to devote more time to his personal life. However, he secretly desires to make a comeback. So when his former associates reach out to him seeking his help to catch a bomber who is planning to blow up the Academy Awards, he grabs the opportunity and goes undercover to stop the attack.

As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Segal
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
31. Finder's Fee (2001)
10
1
Finder's Fee
R
10
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Jeff Probst
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Ryan Reynolds, Erik Palladino, Dash Mihok, Carly Pope
33. Gang Related (1997)
9
1
Gang Related
R
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Arthur Baylor
Director:
Jim Kouf
Genres:
Thriller, Romance, Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Dennis Quaid, Jim Belushi, James Belushi, Tupac Shakur, Lela Rochon
34. Gardens of Stone (1987)
11
1
Gardens of Stone
R
11
1
As:
Cast
Role:
'Goody' Nelson
Genres:
War, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Laurence Fishburne, James Caan, Anjelica Huston, D.B. Sweeney, Dean Stockwell
35. Swashbuckler (1976)
9
1
Swashbuckler
PG
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Debrett
Director:
James Goldstone
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Peter Boyle, Geneviève Bujold, Robert Shaw, Beau Bridges
37. Best of the Best (1989)
12
3
Best of the Best
PG-13
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Couzo
Director:
Robert Radler
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Eric Roberts, Louise Fletcher, Sally Kirkland, Chris Penn, Phillip Rhee
38. Click (2006)
10
2
Click
PG-13
10
2

Michael Newman is unable to spend more time with his family while he is pursuing his dream promotion at work. He wishes for a universal remote to control his life, and gets one from the eccentric inventor Morty. He pauses, skips and rewinds through his life until he eventually realizes that he has lost control of his life altogether.

As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Coraci
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy, Fantasy
39. Deadly Hero (1975)
8
1
Deadly Hero
R
8
1

Officer Lacy is a veteran working for the New York Police Department, who finds himself demoted for his violent and trigger-happy behavior. Responding to a call on the West Side of Manhattan, he finds a musician named Sally, who was kidnapped by a mugger. Although the mugger was unarmed, Lacy kills him and tells Sally to lie to the detectives to make himself look like a hero.

As:
Cast
Role:
Rabbit
Director:
Ivan Nagy
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Debbie Harry, Danny DeVito, Lilia Skala, Don Murray
40. Three Fugitives (1989)
7
2
Three Fugitives
PG-13
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dugan
Director:
Francis Veber
Genres:
Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Martin Short, Alan Ruck, Nick Nolte, Sarah Rowland Doroff
41. Sommersby (1993)
8
5
Sommersby
PG-13
8
5

Sommersby is a romantic period drama mystery film which tells the story of a farmer John, who goes to fight in the Civil War, but is presumed dead as he doesn’t return. When his wife is set to marry her neighbor, John suddenly returns to her life. Soon, she starts feeling that he might be an impostor.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jon Amiel
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Mystery
Star Cast:
42. The Ambulance (1990)
8
1
The Ambulance
R
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Spencer
Director:
Larry Cohen
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Action, Romance, Horror
Star Cast:
Eric Braeden, Eric Roberts, Megan Gallagher, Janine Turner, Red Buttons
43. The Bushido Blade (1981)
7
3
The Bushido Blade
R
7
3

The Bushido Blade is a historical action drama film, which revolves around a steel samurai blade that was to be presented to the American ambassador by the Emperor of Japan, which unfortunately get stolen. Therefore, American sailors and Japanese samurai are sent on a mission to recover it.

As:
Cast
Director:
Tsugunobu Kotani
Genres:
Drama, Action, History
Star Cast:
Toshiro Mifune, Mako Iwamatsu, Mike Starr, Richard Boone, Toshirô Mifune, Timothy Patrick Murphy
45. Judge Dredd (1995)
10
1
Judge Dredd
R
10
1

In the future, with humanity in chaos and the Earth in decay, Joseph Dredd and other Judges, act as the police office, judge, jury, and executioner to keep order. When Dredd is framed for murder by former judge Rico and Griffin, he must wage a war to clear his name and uncover conspiracies. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Danny Cannon
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi, Crime
Star Cast:
46. The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014)
7
2
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
R
7
2

Henry Altmann is always upset and angry. However, when his doctor tells him that he is suffering from a brain aneurysm and will die within 90 minutes, he decides to make peace with his friends and family.

As:
Cast
Director:
Phil Alden Robinson
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
49. The Benchwarmers (2006)
8
2
The Benchwarmers
PG-13
8
2

Three nerdy adults, Gus, Clarke and Ritchie, who during their school-days always remained on the periphery of the sports, are helped by a millionaire, Mel, to form a baseball team named ‘The Benchwarmers,’ to compete with the bullies of Little Leagues. Soon, they, especially Gus, become hero of all picked-on children, till the fans discover that earlier Gus was a bully, too.

As:
Cast
Director:
Dennis Dugan
Genres:
Sport, Comedy, Family, Action
Star Cast:
David Spade, Nick Swardson, Rob Schneider, Jon Lovitz, Jon Heder, Craig Kilborn, David Spade
51. The Meteor Man (1993)
8
1
The Meteor Man
PG
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Earnest Moses
Director:
Robert Townsend
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Don Cheadle, Chris Tucker, Robert Townsend, Marla Gibbs, Eddie Griffin, Robert Guillaume
52. Scary Movie 4 (2006)
7
2
Scary Movie 4
PG-13
7
2

Following her husband's death, broke and lonely, Cindy Campbell, takes job in a haunted house and falls for her divorced neighbor Tom Ryan. However, when her future plans are disrupted by an alien invasion, she is instructed by the ghost of a Japanese boy to travel to a hidden village to learn how to stop the aliens.

As:
Cast
Director:
David Zucker
Genres:
Horror, Comedy
54. Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
9
2
Jack and the Beanstalk
G
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Gary J. Tunnicliffe
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Christopher Lloyd, Katey Sagal, Chevy Chase, Colin Ford, Chloë Grace Moretz
56. Blood Tide (1982)
6
1
Blood Tide
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Frye
Director:
Richard Jefferies
Genres:
Adventure, Horror
Star Cast:
Martin Kove, José Ferrer, Lila Kedrova, Mary Louise Weller
57. Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
6
1
Exorcist II: The Heretic
R
6
1

Exorcist II: The Heretic is a supernatural horror film which tells the story of a teen girl who was once possessed by a demon. Four years later, she finds that the demon may still be lurking within her. Meanwhile, a priest is investigating the strange death of the girl’s exorcist. 

As:
Cast
Director:
John Boorman
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Louise Fletcher, Max von Sydow, Richard Burton, Paul Henreid, Linda Blair
58. City Limits (1984)
5
2
City Limits
PG-13
5
2

After a mysterious plague wipes out almost the entire adult population in the future, the children grow up to form violent motorcycle gangs. Bored by farm life, young Lee sets out to join the Clippers gang and ends up fighting the evil Sunya Corporation. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Albert
Director:
Aaron Lipstadt
Genres:
Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Kim Cattrall, Rae Dawn Chong, John Stockwell, Darrell Larson
59. La Premiere (2009)
11
2
La Premiere
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Michael Regalbuto, Nick Regalbuto
Genres:
History, Short
Star Cast:
Ronald Guttman, Henri Lubatti, Matthew Wolf, John Rea
60. The Second Coming (1992)
12
2
The Second Coming
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Blair Underwood
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Blair Underwood, Wren T. Brown, Rosalind Cash, Herb G. Dogan III
62. Driving Miss Daisy (2014)
14
2
Driving Miss Daisy
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Hoke
Director:
David Esbjornson
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Angela Lansbury, Boyd Gaines
63. The Annihilation of Fish (1999)
9
1
The Annihilation of Fish
R
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Fish
Director:
Charles Burnett
Genres:
Romance
Star Cast:
Margot Kidder, Lynn Redgrave, Tommy Redmond Hicks, David Kogen
64. Undercover Angel (1999)
11
1
Undercover Angel
PG
11
1
As:
Cast
Role:
The Judge
Director:
Bryan Michael Stoller
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Yasmine Bleeth, Dean Winters, Emily Mae Young, Lorraine Ansell
65. Good Luck (1996)
8
2
Good Luck
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
James Bing
Director:
Richard LaBrie
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Max Gail, Vincent D'Onofrio, Gregory Hines, Joe Theismann
66. Dreamrider (1993)
7
1
Dreamrider
PG
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Bill Brown, Steve Grass
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Bill Brown, Billy Brown, Larry Archey, Stacy Bell
67. The Hunting of the Snark (1989)
7
1
The Hunting of the Snark
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Michael Sporn
Genres:
Short
68. On the Q.T. (1999)
7
2
On the Q.T.
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Leo
Director:
Yale Strom
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sam Ball, Henry Simmons, Trudie Styler, Annie Parisse
69. Scorchers (1991)
8
1
Scorchers
R
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Bear
Director:
David Beaird
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Luke Perry, Patrick Warburton, Denholm Elliott, Faye Dunaway, Emily Lloyd, Jennifer Tilly
70. Convicts (1991)
7
2
Convicts
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Johnson
Director:
Peter Masterson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Duvall, Lukas Haas, Starletta DuPois, Carlin Glynn
71. Grim Prairie Tales: Hit the Trail... to Terror (1990)
7
1
Grim Prairie Tales: Hit the Trail... to Terror
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Morrison
Director:
Wayne Coe
Genres:
Western, Horror
Star Cast:
Brad Dourif, Marc McClure, Will Hare, Michelle Joyner
72. Excessive Force (1993)
6
1
Excessive Force
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jake
Director:
Jon Hess
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Burt Young, Tony Todd, Lance Henriksen, Thomas Ian Griffith
73. Terrorgram (1990)
5
1
Terrorgram
R
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Retribution
Director:
Stephen M. Kienzle
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Steven Field, J.T. Wallace, Jerry Anderson, Linda Carol Toner
74. My Little Girl (1986)
5
1
My Little Girl
R
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ike Bailey
Director:
Connie Kaiserman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Anne Meara, Geraldine Page, Jennifer Lopez, Mary Stuart Masterson, Pamela Payton-Wright

TV Movie(s)

1. Paul Robeson (1979)
10
2
Paul Robeson
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Robeson
Director:
Lloyd Richards
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Burt Wallace
2. Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones (1980)
10
2
Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
William A. Graham
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Veronica Cartwright, Randy Quaid, Diane Ladd, Powers Boothe, Brad Dourif, Irene Cara
3. The Golden Moment: An Olympic Love Story (1980)
8
2
The Golden Moment: An Olympic Love Story
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard C. Sarafian
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Jack Palance, Victor French, Merlin Olsen, David Keith, Stephanie Zimbalist
4. Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault (1996)
8
2
Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manigault
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. McDuffie
Director:
Eriq La Salle
Genres:
Biography, Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Don Cheadle, Forest Whitaker, Michael Beach, Ronny Cox, Loretta Devine
5. The UFO Incident (1975)
11
2
The UFO Incident
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Barney Hill
Director:
Richard A. Colla
Genres:
Biography, History, Sci-Fi, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Barnard Hughes, Estelle Parsons, Dick O'Neill, Beeson Carroll
6. By Dawn's Early Light (1990)
14
2
By Dawn's Early Light
PG-13
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Alice
Director:
Jack Sholder
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Rebecca De Mornay, Martin Landau, Powers Boothe, Darren McGavin
7. The Cay (1974)
8
2
The Cay
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Timothy
Director:
Patrick Garland
Genres:
Drama, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Gretchen Corbett, Alfred Lutter III
8. The Greatest Thing That Almost Happened (1977)
7
2
The Greatest Thing That Almost Happened
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jr. Morris Bird
Director:
Gilbert Moses
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Sorrell Booke, Debbie Allen, Jimmie Walker, Tamu Blackwell, Valerie Curtin
10. The Vegas Strip War (1984)
6
2
The Vegas Strip War
6
2
As:
Cast
Director:
George Englund
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Rock Hudson, Sharon Stone, Robin Gammell, Robert Costanzo
12. The Reading Room (2005)
13
2
The Reading Room
PG
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
William
Director:
Georg Stanford Brown
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Joanna Cassidy, Douglas Spain, Keith Robinson, Monique Coleman
13. Bah, Humbug!: The Story of Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' (1994)
8
2
Bah, Humbug!: The Story of Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol'
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator / Ebenezer Scrooge
Director:
Derek Bailey
Star Cast:
Martin Sheen, Robert MacNeil
15. The Vernon Johns Story (1994)
13
2
The Vernon Johns Story
PG
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Vernon Johns
Director:
Kenneth Fink
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Joe Seneca, Mary Alice, Tommy Hollis, Nicolle Rochelle
16. Summer's End (1999)
9
2
Summer's End
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. William 'Bill' Blakely
Director:
Helen Shaver
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Victor Garber, Wendy Crewson, Brendan Fletcher, Jake LeDoux, Jonathan Kroeker
18. Timepiece (1996)
11
1
Timepiece
11
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Lawrence
Director:
Marcus Cole
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Naomi Watts, Ellen Burstyn, Kevin Kilner, Mercedes Kastner
19. Heat Wave (1990)
7
1
Heat Wave
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Junius Johnson
Director:
Kevin Hooks
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Cicely Tyson, David Strathairn, Blair Underwood, Adam Arkin
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
21. The Lone Star Kid (1986)
7
1
The Lone Star Kid
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Anson Williams
Genres:
Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Chad Sheets, Rodger Boyce, Tom Capps, Michael Costello
22. Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics (1994)
7
2
Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Host
Director:
Robert Markowitz
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Amy Irving, Jack Palance, Gary Cole, Patrick Bergin, Julia Campbell
23. Santa and Pete (1999)
8
1
Santa and Pete
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Grandpa Nicholas
Director:
Duwayne Dunham
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hume Cronyn, Tempestt Bledsoe, Flex Alexander, Tracy Douglas
24. Last Flight Out (1990)
6
1
Last Flight Out
PG
6
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Larry Elikann
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Crenna, Eric Bogosian, Barry Corbin, Dion Anderson
26. Percy & Thunder (1993)
6
1
Percy & Thunder
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Percy
Director:
Ivan Dixon
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Courtney B. Vance, Mick E. Jones, Ron Shipp, Mike Finneran
27. Ivory Hunters (1990)
5
1
Ivory Hunters
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Inspector Nkuru
Director:
Joseph Sargent
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
John Lithgow, Isabella Rossellini, Tony Todd, Olek Krupa
28. Teach 109 (1990)
5
1
Teach 109
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Winston
Director:
Richard Kletter
Genres:
Short, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Hart Bochner, Annabelle Gurwitch, Lee Arenberg, Ron Campbell
29. Confessions: Two Faces of Evil (1994)
5
1
Confessions: Two Faces of Evil
5
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Gilbert Cates
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jason Bateman, Melinda Dillon, Arye Gross, Rex Linn

Animation(s)

Long Ago and Far Away (1989)
Long Ago and Far Away
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Host / ...
Director:
Steve Majaury, Rick Morrison, Mordicai Gerstein, Marek Buchwald, Brian Cosgrove
Genres:
Family, Animation, Drama
Star Cast:
The Lion King (1994)
The Lion King
G
Plot:

A young vulnerable lion cub prince is falsely led to believe by his evil uncle that he was responsible for his father’s death. He flees, but eventually return as an adult to claim his rightful place as the King. The movie was the highest grossing film of the year and also figures in the list of highest-grossing animated films of all time.

As:
Cast
Director:
Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff
Genres:
Musical, Family, Adventure, Drama, Animation
Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama (1992)
Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama
As:
Cast
Director:
Ram Mohan, Yûgô Sakô, Koichi Saski
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Animation
Star Cast:
Bryan Cranston, Catherine Battistone, Richard Cansino, Mari Devon
The Flight of Dragons (1982)
The Flight of Dragons
As:
Cast
Role:
Ommadon
Director:
Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Genres:
Animation, Romance, Fantasy, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
John Ritter, Victor Buono, James Gregory, Harry Morgan
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears (1984)
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Gene Deitch
Genres:
Family, Short, Animation
People: A Musical Celebration (1995)
People: A Musical Celebration
As:
Cast
Role:
The Storyteller
Director:
Joshua M. Greene, Aleksey Alekseev, Vladlen Barbe, Svetlana Grossou, Oleg Kuzovkov
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Hume Cronyn, Sasha Gronim, Dai Dai Ming, Ophelia Essien
The Creation (1981)
The Creation
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Will Vinton
Genres:
Animation, Short
Beauty and the Beast (1981)
Beauty and the Beast
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Sam Weiss
Genres:
Short, Animation
Star Cast:
June Foray, Claire Bloom, Michael York,
Garfield and Friends (1988)
Garfield and Friends
TV-Y
As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Hogan, Mitch Schauer, Becky Bristow, James West, Vincent Davis
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Jim Davis, Don Knotts, Frank Welker, Howard Morris, Gregg Berger, Frank Welker
American Legends (2001)
American Legends
As:
Cast
Role:
Host
Director:
Lara Shapiro
Genres:
Animation, Fantasy, Family
Moses (1986)
Moses
As:
Cast
Role:
Pharaoh
Director:
Ray Patterson
Genres:
Animation, Family, Short
Star Cast:
James Whitmore, Richard Dysart, Darleen Carr, Richard Erdman
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night (1987)
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Emperor of the Night
Director:
Hal Sutherland
Genres:
Animation, Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Liza Minnelli, Tom Bosley, Don Knotts, Ed Asner, Edward Asner, Jonathan Harris
Recess Christmas: Miracle on Third Street (2001)
Recess Christmas: Miracle on Third Street
As:
Cast
Director:
Chuck Sheetz
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Pamela Adlon, Ashley Johnson, Andrew Lawrence, Rickey D'Shon Collins
Robots (2005)
Robots
PG
Plot:

Rodney Copperbottom is an aspiring inventor in a world full of sentient robots. He idolizes Bigweld, a famous inventor whose Bigweld Industries makes spare parts. Unfortunately, in Bigweld’s absence, the new owner Phineas T. Ratchet has stopped making spare parts in favor of expensive upgrades. Rodney must find a way to contact Bigweld and stop Rachet. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Wedge, Carlos Saldanha
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Animation, Family, Adventure, Comedy
Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable (1995)
Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable
As:
Cast
Role:
Mufasa
Director:
Bruce Morris
Genres:
Short, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Nathan Lane, Cam Clarke, Ernie Sabella
Nine Dog Christmas (2004)
Nine Dog Christmas
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Kamoon Song
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Russi Taylor, Scott Hamilton, Randy Rice, Mitch Urban
The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar (2015)
The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar
As:
Cast
Role:
Mufasa
Director:
Howy Parkins
Genres:
Musical, Family, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Madison Pettis, Sarah Hyland, Rob Lowe, Gabrielle Union, Max Charles, Ernie Sabella

TV Shows and Videos

Lamp Unto My Feet (1948)
Lamp Unto My Feet
As:
Cast
Director:
Marvin Silbersher
Star Cast:
Marvin Silbersher, Carmen De Lavallade, Glen Tetley, George Dr. Crothers
Monitor (1958)
Monitor
As:
Cast
Director:
John Schlesinger, Ken Russell, Michael Gill, Melvyn Bragg, Peter Newington
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
George C. Scott, Oliver Reed, Huw Wheldon, John Berger
Under a Killing Moon (1994)
Under a Killing Moon
As:
Cast
Role:
Great P.I. of the Universe
Director:
Chris Jones
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Margot Kidder, Brian Keith, Russell Means, Chris Jones
Mathnet (1987)
Mathnet
As:
Cast
Director:
Charles S. Dubin, Jesús Salvador Treviño, Karl Epstein, James F. Golway, William Schreiner
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Wayne Knight, Joe Howard, Beverly Leech
Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga (2007)
Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga
As:
Cast
Role:
Darth Vader
Director:
Jon Burton
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ahmed Best, Alec Guinness, Peter Cushing, Anthony Daniels, Warwick Davis
Vegetable Soup (1976)
Vegetable Soup
As:
Cast
Director:
George Bowers, Douglas Cheek
Genres:
Family
Star Cast:
Carla Pinza
Square One TV (1987)
Square One TV
TV-Y7
As:
Cast
Director:
Charles S. Dubin, Jesús Salvador Treviño, Karl Epstein, Mike Gargiulo, James F. Golway
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Family
Star Cast:
Wayne Knight, Larry Cedar, Joe Howard, Cynthia Darlow, Beverly Mickins
Under One Roof (1995)
Under One Roof
As:
Cast
Director:
Thomas Carter
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Joe Morton, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Essence Atkins, Merlin Santana
Star Wars (1983)
Star Wars
As:
Cast
Role:
Darth Vader
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill
Signs and Wonders (1995)
Signs and Wonders
As:
Cast
Role:
Diamond
Director:
Maurice Phillips
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Donald Pleasence, David Warner, Prunella Scales, Jodhi May, Michael Maloney
Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun (1999)
Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun
T
As:
Cast
Role:
General James Solomon
Director:
Joseph D. Kucan, Donny Miele
Genres:
War, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Michael Biehn, Joseph D. Kucan, Frank Zagarino, Christine Steel
Gabriel's Fire (1990)
Gabriel's Fire
As:
Cast
Role:
Gabriel Bird
Director:
Michael Switzer, Robert Lieberman, George Kaczender, Jack Sholder, Mark Sobel
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Saturday Night with Connie Chung (1989)
Saturday Night with Connie Chung
As:
Cast
Director:
Kenneth Fink
Star Cast:
Marlon Brando, Bill Alton, Ned Beatty, George G. Colucci
Season 3 According to Jim (2011)
Season 3 According to Jim
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Jim Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Taylor Atelian, Billi Bruno
Paris (1979)
Paris
As:
Cast
Role:
Detective Capt. Woodrow 'Woody' Paris
Director:
Victor Lobl, Alexander Singer, Jackie Cooper, Alex March, Arnold Laven
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Englund, Danny Glover, Lee Chamberlin, Hank Garrett, Cecilia Hart
Monopoly Star Wars (1997)
Monopoly Star Wars
As:
Cast
Role:
Darth Vader
Director:
Rick Banks
Genres:
Family, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Anthony Daniels, David Prowse
Agent X (2015)
Agent X
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter O'Fallon
Genres:
Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Sharon Stone, Gerald McRaney, John Shea, Mike Colter
Me and Mom (1985)
Me and Mom
As:
Cast
Role:
Lou Garfield
Director:
Bernard L. Kowalski, Jeff Bleckner
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Henry Darrow, Lisa Eilbacher, Holland Taylor, Caitlyn Jenner
American Playwrights Theater: The One-Acts (1989)
American Playwrights Theater: The One-Acts
As:
Cast
Director:
Don Scardino, Lela Swift, Fielder Cook, George Schaefer
Star Cast:
The Sandlot 2 (2005)
The Sandlot 2
PG
As:
Cast
Director:
David Mickey Evans
Genres:
Sport, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Max Lloyd-Jones, James Willson, Samantha Burton, Brett Kelly

James Earl Jones Awards

Golden Globe Awards
The Great White Hope Most Promising Newcomer - Male 1971
Primetime Emmy Awards
Gabriel's Fire Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series 1991
Heat Wave Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special 1991
Grammy Awards
Winner Best Spoken Word Recording 1977