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List of Jean-Claude Van Damme Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Eagle Path (2010)
20
3
The Eagle Path
20
3
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Frenchy
Director:
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Genres:
Action, Crime, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Claudia Bassols, John Colton, Josef Cannon, Adam Karst
2. Bloodsport (1988)
22
2
Bloodsport
R
22
2

BloodSport tells the story of Frank Dux, an American martial artist working for the military. He eventually decides to leave his military career and take part in a tournament in Hong Kong, where even deaths are a possibility.

As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Dux
Director:
Newt Arnold
Genres:
Biography, Action, Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Donald Gibb, Leah Ayres, Norman Burton, Forest Whitaker
3. Een vrouw tussen hond en wolf (1979)
3
2
Een vrouw tussen hond en wolf
3
2
As:
Cast
Director:
André Delvaux
Genres:
War, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Rutger Hauer, Marie-Christine Barrault, Roger Van Hool, Senne Rouffaer
4. JCVD (2008)
3
5
JCVD
R
3
5

Out-of-luck actor Jean-Claude Van Damme, facing troubles on professional as well as personal fronts, returns to his hometown in Belgium for quietude. Instead, he gets entangled in a bank robbery where police take him as the offender. JCVD doesn’t clear-up their misunderstanding, but protects the hostages by negotiating with the robbers. The situation culminates in the media hailing JCVD as the hero. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
JCVD
Director:
Mabrouk El Mechri
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Valérie Bodson, Hervé Sogne, Rock Chen, Huifang Wang
5. Kickboxer (1989)
13
1
Kickboxer
R
13
1

The first in the eight-film Kickboxer series, the story revolves around Kurt Sloane, whose elder brother is the US kickboxing world champion. Serving as his brother’s cornerman, he accompanies him to Thailand, where the elder brother is to fight a legendary kickboxer; but becomes paralyzed after being unethically beaten by his opponent. Enraged, Kurt vows to avenge his brother.  

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Kurt Sloane
Director:
David Worth, Mark DiSalle
Genres:
Sport, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Dennis Alexio, Dennis Chan, Michel Qissi, Haskell V. Anderson III
6. The Expendables 2 (2012)
8
1
The Expendables 2
R
8
1

Barney Ross reunites with his band of old-school mercenaries for an easy assignment from Mr. Church; however, their newest colleague, Billy the Kid, is taken hostage and killed during the mission. Driven by vengeance, the group races to stop international criminal and arms dealer Jean Vilain from acquiring five tons of refined plutonium.

As:
Cast
Director:
Simon West
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bruce Willis, Jason Statham, Sylvester Stallone
7. Hard Target (1993)
14
2
Hard Target
R
14
2

When an itinerant veteran goes missing his estranged daughter decides to go in search for him and hires a former Marine with exceptional martial arts skills as her bodyguard and guide. Very soon they discover that her father is the victim of a deadly game played by a group of rich, who find pleasure in hunting down the homeless. What will they do next? 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lance Henriksen, Chuck Pfarrer, Arnold Vosloo, Robert Apisa
8. Sinav (2006)
1
2
Sinav
1
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ömer Faruk Sorak
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Güven Kiraç, Ayda Aksel, Betül Alganatay, Zafer Algöz
9. Universal Soldier (1992)
10
0
Universal Soldier
R
10
0

U.S. soldier, Luc Deveraux, was killed during the Vietnam War and then brought back to life by the secret program called the ‘Universal Soldier’ which also wiped his memory. As he remembers his past and tries to escape, he must deal with his arch-nemesis, the psychotic killer Sgt. Andrew Scott who has also been brought back. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Luc Deveraux / GR44
Director:
Roland Emmerich
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jerry Orbach, Dolph Lundgren, Ed O'Ross, Ally Walker
10. In Hell (2003)
6
2
In Hell
R
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kyle LeBlanc
Director:
Ringo Lam
Genres:
Action, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lloyd Battista, Carlos Gómez, Lawrence Taylor, Manol Manolov
11. Timecop (1994)
12
0
Timecop
R
12
0

Time travel has become easy, necessitating the formation of the Time Enforcement Commission for the protection of the time line and Max Walker is offered a post in it. But before he is able to accept the offer, his house is blown away and his wife killed. Ten years later; while investigating a case, he finds his leads pointing towards Senator Aaron McComb. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Walker
Director:
Peter Hyams
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Ron Silver, Mia Sara, Bruce McGill, Gloria Reuben
12. Lionheart (1990)
7
1
Lionheart
R
7
1

When he learns that his brother has been killed, and therefore the family is going through financial distresses, a former French Foreign Legion soldier begins taking part in underground street fights in order to make money to support them.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Lyon
Director:
Sheldon Lettich
Genres:
Sport, Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Harrison Page, Ashley Johnson, Deborah Rennard, Lisa Pelikan
13. Double Impact (1991)
17
1
Double Impact
R
17
1

Two twin brothers, Alex and Chad, are separated as babies after their parents are murdered by a crime boss. Twenty-five years later, they join forces to take revenge on the people who killed their parents.  

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Alex / Chad Wagner
Director:
Sheldon Lettich
Genres:
Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Geoffrey Lewis, Alonna Shaw, Corinna Everson, Philip Chan
14. Narco (2004)
2
2
Narco
2
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Gilles Lellouche, Tristan Aurouet
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jean-Pierre Cassel, Diane Kruger, François Berléand, Guillaume Canet
15. Assassination Games (2011)
4
3
Assassination Games
R
4
3
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Vincent Brazil
Director:
Ernie Barbarash
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Valentin Teodosiu, Scott Adkins, Ivan Kaye, Alin Panc
16. Breakin' (1984)
1
0
Breakin'
PG
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Joel Silberg
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Music, Romance
Star Cast:
Christopher McDonald, Ben Lokey, Lucinda Dickey, Adolfo Quinones
17. Last Action Hero (1993)
4
6
Last Action Hero
PG-13
4
6

A magic movie ticket transports teenager Danny Madigan into the fictional world of his favorite movie character, the indestructible Los Angeles Cop Jack Slater. When the fictional villain, Mr. Benedict, uses the same ticket to escape into the real world, Danny and Slater must also travel back and team up to stop him.  

As:
Cast
Director:
John McTiernan
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Chevy Chase, Ian McKellen, F. Murray Abraham
18. 6 Bullets (2012)
4
2
6 Bullets
R
4
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Samson Gaul
Director:
Ernie Barbarash
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Steve Nicolson, Joe Flanigan, Anna-Louise Plowman, Charlotte Beaumont
19. The Bouncer (2018)
2
0
The Bouncer
R
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lukas
Director:
Julien Leclercq
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Sami Bouajila, Sveva Alviti, Sam Louwyck, Dimitri Thivaios
20. Nowhere to Run (1993)
12
1
Nowhere to Run
R
12
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Sam Gillen
Director:
Robert Harmon
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Rosanna Arquette, Ted Levine, Kieran Culkin, Tiffany Taubman
21. Until Death (2007)
4
1
Until Death
R
4
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Anthony Stowe
Director:
Simon Fellows
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Stephen Lord, Selina Giles, Mark Dymond, William Ash
22. Wake of Death (2004)
6
2
Wake of Death
R
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Archer
Director:
Philippe Martinez
Genres:
Action, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Simon Yam, Philip Tan, Valerie Tian, Tony Schiena
23. The Quest (1996)
8
0
The Quest
PG-13
8
0
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Role:
Christopher Dubois
Director:
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
James Remar, Roger Moore, Janet Gunn, Jack McGee
24. Death Warrant (1990)
9
3
Death Warrant
R
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Louis Burke
Director:
Deran Sarafian
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Mystery, Action
Star Cast:
Art LaFleur, Robert Guillaume, Cynthia Gibb, George Dickerson
25. No Retreat, No Surrender (1986)
7
1
No Retreat, No Surrender
PG
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ivan Kraschinsky the Russian
Director:
Corey Yuen
Genres:
Crime, Action, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Tae-jeong Kim, Kurt McKinney, J.W. Fails, Kathie Sileno
26. Missing in Action (1984)
2
1
Missing in Action
R
2
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Joseph Zito
Genres:
War, Action, Adventure, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
James Hong, M. Emmet Walsh, Chuck Norris, David Tress
27. Sudden Death (1995)
4
2
Sudden Death
R
4
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Darren McCord
Director:
Peter Hyams
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Powers Boothe, Raymond J. Barry, Whittni Wright, Ross Malinger
28. Maximum Risk (1996)
6
2
Maximum Risk
R
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Alain Moreau / Mikhail Suverov
Director:
Ringo Lam
Genres:
Mystery, Action, Thriller, Crime, Romance
Star Cast:
Paul Ben-Victor, Natasha Henstridge, Zach Grenier, Jean-Hugues Anglade
29. Legionnaire (1998)
3
1
Legionnaire
R
3
1
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Alain Lefevre
Director:
Peter MacDonald
Genres:
Drama, Action, Adventure, War
Star Cast:
Steven Berkoff, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jim Carter, Nicholas Farrell
30. Replicant (2001)
2
1
Replicant
R
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Replicant / Edward Garrotte
Director:
Ringo Lam
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Michael Rooker, Catherine Dent, Brandon James Olson, Pam Hyatt
31. Universal Soldier: Regeneration (2009)
5
1
Universal Soldier: Regeneration
R
5
1

A group of terrorists kidnap the two children of the Russian Prime Minister and hold them hostage. In exchange for the release of the two children, they demand their imprisoned comrades to be set free.

As:
Cast
Role:
Luc Deveraux
Director:
John Hyams
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Dolph Lundgren, Andrei Arlovski, Mike Pyle, Corey Johnson
32. We Die Young (2018)
2
0
We Die Young
R
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Daniel
Director:
Lior Geller
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gary Beadle, David Castañeda, Kerry Bennett, Joana Metrass
33. Inferno (1999)
4
1
Inferno
R
4
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Eddie Lomax
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Romance, Action, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Larry Drake, Danny Trejo, Jaime Pressly, Pat Morita
34. Enemies Closer (2013)
3
2
Enemies Closer
R
3
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Xander
Director:
Peter Hyams
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Orlando Jones, Tom Everett Scott, Linzey Cocker, Christopher Robbie
35. Cyborg (1989)
5
1
Cyborg
R
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Gibson Rickenbacker
Director:
Albert Pyun
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Deborah Richter, Vincent Klyn, Alex Daniels, Dayle Haddon
36. Pound of Flesh (2015)
2
1
Pound of Flesh
R
2
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Deacon Lyle
Director:
Ernie Barbarash
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Aki Aleong, John Ralston, Charlotte Peters, Darren Shahlavi
37. Kickboxer: Retaliation (2018)
3
0
Kickboxer: Retaliation
R
3
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Master Durand
Director:
Dimitri Logothetis
Genres:
Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Christopher Lambert, Sara Malakul Lane, Mike Tyson, Alain Moussi
38. Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning (2012)
3
1
Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning
R
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Luc Deveraux
Director:
John Hyams
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Mystery, Action, Horror
Star Cast:
Dolph Lundgren, Scott Adkins, Mariah Bonner, Andrei Arlovski
39. Welcome to the Jungle (2013)
3
1
Welcome to the Jungle
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Storm
Director:
Rob Meltzer
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Rob Huebel, Kristen Schaal, Megan Boone
40. Double Team (1997)
7
0
Double Team
R
7
0

A retired CIA agent, Quinn, is trying to relax, when he is summoned by a government agent who tells him that his nemesis has returned. This forces Quinn to join the CIA again, to protect his family from a terrorist.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Quinn
Director:
Hark Tsui
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mickey Rourke, Dennis Rodman, Paul Freeman, Natacha Lindinger
41. Kickboxer: Vengeance (2016)
3
2
Kickboxer: Vengeance
3
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
John Stockwell
Genres:
Sport, Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Matthew Ziff, Dave Bautista, Alain Moussi, Georges St-Pierre
42. Knock Off (1998)
4
2
Knock Off
R
4
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marcus Ray
Director:
Hark Tsui
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Paul Sorvino, Rob Schneider, Lela Rochon, Carman Lee
43. Monaco Forever (1984)
2
1
Monaco Forever
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Gay Karate Man
Director:
William A. Levey
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Charles Pitt, Nancy Brock, Daniele Romer, Angelini Bandini
44. Swelter (2014)
4
1
Swelter
R
4
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Stillman
Director:
Keith Parmer
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Alfred Molina, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Abby Miller, Mindy Robinson
45. The Order (2001)
2
1
The Order
R
2
1
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Rudy Cafmeyer
Director:
Sheldon Lettich
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Charlton Heston, Sofia Milos, Brian Thompson, Ben Cross
46. Dragon Eyes (2012)
3
1
Dragon Eyes
R
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Tiano
Director:
John Hyams
Genres:
Action, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Peter Weller, Sam Medina, Cung Le, Johnny Holmes
47. Kickboxer 2: The Road Back (1991)
3
2
Kickboxer 2: The Road Back
R
3
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Albert Pyun
Genres:
Sport, Action
Star Cast:
Peter Boyle, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Brian Austin Green, Dennis Chan, Michel Qissi
48. Universal Soldier: The Return (1999)
4
2
Universal Soldier: The Return
R
4
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Luc
Director:
Mic Rodgers
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Justin Lazard, Xander Berkeley, Michael Jai White, Heidi Schanz
49. Kill'em All (2017)
2
2
Kill'em All
R
2
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Philip
Director:
Peter Malota
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Peter Stormare, Autumn Reeser, Maria Conchita Alonso, Daniel Bernhardt
50. Street Fighter (1994)
6
1
Street Fighter
PG-13
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Colonel Guile
Director:
Steven E. de Souza
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Raul Julia, Ming-Na Wen, Kylie Minogue, Damian Chapa
51. Derailed (2002)
3
1
Derailed
R
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jacques Kristoff
Director:
Bob Misiorowski
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Tomas Arana, Laura Harring, Susan Gibney, Lucy Jenner
52. Black Eagle (1988)
6
1
Black Eagle
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Andrei
Director:
Eric Karson
Genres:
Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Shô Kosugi, Doran Clark, Bruce French, Vladimir Skomarovsky
53. U.F.O. (2012)
3
1
U.F.O.
R
3
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Dominic Burns
Genres:
Horror, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Bianca Brigitte VanDamme, Sean Brosnan, Simon Phillips, Maya Grant
54. Full Love (2014)
2
2
Full Love
2
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Frenchy
Director:
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Genres:
Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Claudia Bassols, John Colton, Josef Cannon, Adam Karst
55. Jian Bing Man (2015)
3
1
Jian Bing Man
3
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Chengpeng Dong
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chengpeng Dong, Amber Kuo, Yan Liu, Binlong Pan
56. Black Water (2018)
4
1
Black Water
R
4
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Wheeler
Director:
Pasha Patriki
Genres:
Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Dolph Lundgren, Patrick Kilpatrick, Al Sapienza, John Posey
57. Beur sur la ville (2011)
3
1
Beur sur la ville
3
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Djamel Bensalah
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Booder, Issa Doumbia, Steve Tran, Sandrine Kiberlain
58. Rzhevskiy protiv Napoleona (2012)
2
2
Rzhevskiy protiv Napoleona
2
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Marius Balchunas
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Viktor Andrienko, Marat Basharov, Aleksandr Bashirov, George Blazhievskiy

Animation(s)

Robot Chicken (2001)
Robot Chicken
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
Chris McKay, Zeb Wells, Kevin Shinick, Tom Sheppard, Matthew Senreich
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Seth MacFarlane, Joss Whedon, Seth Green, Matthew Senreich
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Kung Fu Panda 2
PG
Plot:

For a year, Dragon Warrior Po had a quiet life in the Valley of Peace surrounded by his friends, kung fu masters known as the Furious Five, and his mentor Shifu. However, Lord Shen, a villainous peacock with links to Po's past, has emerged to threaten his inner peace and conquer entire China with his secret weapon.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Action, Family
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie, Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Gary Oldman, Jackie Chan
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
Kung Fu Panda 3
PG
Plot:

Dragon Warrior Po finds his long lost biological father Li, while a supernatural threat arises in the form of Kai, who is stealing chi by defeating other kung fu masters. Li offers to teach Po how to use chi, but he must first travel to a hidden peaceful panda village and adapt to their way of life.

As:
Cast
Director:
Alessandro Carloni, Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie, Jack Black, Bryan Cranston, Dustin Hoffman, J.K. Simmons

TV Shows and Videos

Friends (1994)
Friends
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Gary Halvorson, Kevin Bright, Michael Lembeck, James Burrows, Gail Mancuso
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow
Jean Claude Van Damme: Behind Closed Doors (2011)
Jean Claude Van Damme: Behind Closed Doors
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Himself
Director:
Jared Wright
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Jason Flemyng, Bianca Brigitte VanDamme, Gladys Portugues, Kris Van Damme
Jean-Claude Van Johnson (2016)
Jean-Claude Van Johnson
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Jean-Claude Van Damme / ...
Director:
Peter Atencio
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Phylicia Rashad, Kat Foster, Moises Arias, Bar Paly
JCVD's Make My Movie Challenge (2014)
JCVD's Make My Movie Challenge
As:
Cast
Director:
Andy Maxwell
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Nick Corirossi, Maggie Graber, Andrew Kramer, Freddie Wong
Las Vegas (2003)
Las Vegas
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
David Solomon, Timothy Busfield, David Straiton, Allison Liddi-Brown, Paul Michael Glaser
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Josh Duhamel, James Lesure, Vanessa Marcil, Molly Sims
The Shepherd (2008)
The Shepherd
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Robideaux
Director:
Isaac Florentine
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Stephen Lord, Natalie J. Robb, Gary McDonald, Daniel Perrone
The Hard Corps (2006)
The Hard Corps
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Philippe Sauvage
Director:
Sheldon Lettich
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Vivica A. Fox, Razaaq Adoti, Peter Bryant, Ron Bottitta
Second in Command (2006)
Second in Command
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Cmdr. Sam Keenan
Director:
Simon Fellows
Genres:
Action, Thriller, War
Star Cast:
Razaaq Adoti, Julie Cox, Alan McKenna, Velibor Topic
Street Fighter: The Movie (1995)
Street Fighter: The Movie
T
As:
Cast
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Raul Julia, Kylie Minogue, Grand L. Bush, Emma Kearney