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List of Jim Brown Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Dirty Dozen (1967)
18
3
The Dirty Dozen
18
3

In 1944, an American intelligence officer is assigned to train a bunch of hardened criminals and turn them into commandos to be sent to France on an important, but a near suicide mission. He eventually recruits twelve, five of whom are on death row and proceeds to turn them into a courageous and cohesive unit.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Robert Jefferson
Director:
Robert Aldrich
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Action, Adventure, War
2. Richard Pryor... Here and Now (1983)
15
2
Richard Pryor... Here and Now
R
15
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Documentary
Star Cast:
Richard Pryor, Paul Mooney
4. Dark of the Sun (1968)
12
3
Dark of the Sun
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Ruffo
Director:
Jack Cardiff
Genres:
Drama, Action, Adventure, War, Thriller
Star Cast:
Rod Taylor, Kenneth More, Peter Carsten, Yvette Mimieux
5. Ice Station Zebra (1968)
13
2
Ice Station Zebra
G
13
2

Ice Station Zebra is an action adventure thriller film which revolves around Commander James Ferraday, who is assigned a task to board a US submarine and lead it to the frozen wastes of the North Pole, in order to recover a Soviet satellite.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Capt. Leslie Anders
Director:
John Sturges
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller
Star Cast:
Rock Hudson, Ernest Borgnine, Tony Bill, Patrick McGoohan
6. Rio Conchos (1964)
13
2
Rio Conchos
13
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Gordon Douglas
Genres:
Action, War, Drama, Western
Star Cast:
Warner Anderson, Richard Boone, Anthony Franciosa, Stuart Whitman, Kevin Hagen
7. ...tick... tick... tick... (1970)
13
3
...tick... tick... tick...
G
13
3

African-American, Jim Price, is elected as the sheriff over former white sheriff, John Little, and faces opposition from everyone including Mayor Parks. When a white man, John Braddock, is arrested for manslaughter, his influential father hires vigilantes to save his son. John Little returns to help Jim Price and they are helped by the town people. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jimmy Price
Director:
Ralph Nelson
Genres:
Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Fredric March, George Harris Kennedy, Jr, George Kennedy, Don Stroud, Lynn Carlin
8. Three the Hard Way (1974)
14
2
Three the Hard Way
R
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jimmy Lait
Director:
Gordon Parks Jr.
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Jay Robinson, Jim Kelly, Fred Williamson, Sheila Frazier
10. Draft Day (2014)
13
2
Draft Day
PG-13
13
2

Draft Day is a sports drama film, which tells the story of Sonny Weaver, General Manager of the Cleveland Browns, who trades his number one pick to rebuild his team, at the NFL Draft. However, he is unsure whether he has made the right choice for himself and his team. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Sport
11. Any Given Sunday (1999)
12
2
Any Given Sunday
R
12
2

Veteran football coach, Tony D'Amato, who took the Miami Sharks to the top, is struggling now with an aging team and is at odds with new young team owner Christina Pagniacci. Following repeated team injuries, when third-string quarterback Willie Beamen steals the show with his offensive display, D'Amato is forced to reevaluate his professional and personal decisions.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Sport
12. Crips and Bloods: Made in America (2008)
11
3
Crips and Bloods: Made in America
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Stacy Peralta
Genres:
Documentary, Crime
Star Cast:
Forest Whitaker, Tony Muhammad, Kershaun Scott
13. The Running Man (1987)
12
2
The Running Man
R
12
2

The Running Man is set in a distant future where total anarchy reigns and all forms of entertainment are banned save a televised gladiator-style game where criminals called 'runners' are chased by assassins called 'stalkers' in a fight till death scenario. Arnold Schwarzenegger stars as a 'runner' and a wrongfully accused former policeman who brings down the mastermind of the game.

As:
Cast
Role:
Fireball
Director:
Paul Michael Glaser
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Richard Dawson, Mick Fleetwood, Sven-Ole Thorsen, Maria Conchita Alonso, Yaphet Kotto, Jesse Ventura
15. Slaughter (1972)
13
2
Slaughter
R
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Slaughter
Director:
Jack Starrett
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Cameron Mitchell, Don Gordon, Rip Torn, Stella Stevens,
16. Slaughter's Big Rip-Off (1973)
15
2
Slaughter's Big Rip-Off
R
15
2

This action crime drama film is about a vigilante named Slaughter, who is attacked by a local money launderer named Duncan. Duncan’s hitman traps Slaughter in a car at a cliff, but the latter not only manages to escape, but goes after Duncan’s hideout. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Slaughter
Director:
Gordon Douglas
Genres:
Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Scatman Crothers, Brock Peters, Ed McMahon, Don Stroud
17. Riot (1969)
12
2
Riot
R
12
2

Based on a non-fiction novel by Frank Elli, the film focuses on a riot staged by the inmates of a state prison to cover an escape attempt. While 35 of the most violent criminals become involved in it, killing guards and inmates alike, one does not want any part of it. Instead, he tries to protect a prison guard.  . 

As:
Cast
Role:
Cully Briston
Director:
Buzz Kulik
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Gene Hackman, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Ben Carruthers, Mike Kellin
18. The Split (1968)
10
3
The Split
R
10
3

Based on Richard Stark’s novel The Seventh, the movie follows a professional thief McClain as he, along with an old friend, plots to rob a football arena. They put together a team and successfully carry out the job. Things, though, take a darker turn when a murder takes place, the money goes missing, a corrupt detective appears and the gang members doubt McClain’s intention. 

As:
Cast
Role:
McClain
Director:
Gordon Flemyng
Genres:
Action, Drama, Crime, Thriller
19. Take a Hard Ride (1975)
13
2
Take a Hard Ride
PG
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Pike
Director:
Antonio Margheriti
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Lee Van Cleef, Catherine Spaak, Jim Kelly, Fred Williamson
20. El Condor (1970)
11
3
El Condor
R
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Luke
Director:
John Guillermin
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, Western, Action
Star Cast:
Lee Van Cleef, Patrick O'Neal, Marianna Hill, Iron Eyes Cody
21. The Grasshopper (1970)
12
2
The Grasshopper
R
12
2

A nineteen year old Christine Adams decides to leave her broken family life in a small town and move to Los Angeles and live with Eddie Molina, her boyfriend. However, she finds a lot of difficulties and restlessness in her life with Eddie.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tommy Marcott
Director:
Jerry Paris
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Jacqueline Bisset, Joseph Cotten, Corbett Monica, Christopher Stone
22. The Slams (1973)
11
2
The Slams
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Curtis X. Hook
Director:
Jonathan Kaplan
Genres:
Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Ted Cassidy, Frank DeKova, Paul Harris, Judy Pace
23. 100 Rifles (1969)
12
5
100 Rifles
PG
12
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Lyedecker
Director:
Tom Gries
Genres:
Adventure, War, Romance, Western
Star Cast:
Raquel Welch, Burt Reynolds, Eric Braeden, Fernando Lamas, Dan O'Herlihy
24. Mars Attacks! (1996)
11
2
Mars Attacks!
PG-13
11
2

Earth is surrounded by a fleet of Martians spaceships who initially claim to have come in peace. But they soon kill the entire U.S. Congress and later assassinate President James Dale. Earth survives when it is accidentally discovered that Martians die on hearing Slim Whitman’s song “Indian Love Call” which is then played all over the world. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy
25. Black Gunn (1972)
12
2
Black Gunn
R
12
2

Gunn lives a happy life with his beautiful girlfriend in his huge mansion in Los Angeles. However, his little brother, Scotty, gets involved with a group of militants, and together they rob a gambling parlor owned by a mob. However, Scotty gets killed when the mob strikes back. Therefore, Gunn sets out in order to avenge his brother. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Gunn
Director:
Robert Hartford-Davis
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Martin Landau, Luciana Paluzzi, Brenda Sykes, Vida Blue
26. Small Soldiers (1998)
11
2
Small Soldiers
PG-13
11
2

A toy company programs their2 sets of toys, ‘The Commando Elite’ and ‘The Gorgonites,’ with military technology that is used for steering missiles, enabling the toys to move and talk. In a suburban community, the two cliques acquire thinking capacity and creating their own weapons, the Commando Elite set out to destroy the peaceful Gorgonites, consequently putting the neighborhood humans in danger. 

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Joe Dante
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Family
27. Kenner (1968)
11
2
Kenner
G
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Roy Kenner
Director:
Steve Sekely
Genres:
Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Coote, Madlyn Rhue, Charles Horvath, Ricky Cordell
28. Original Gangstas (1996)
10
3
Original Gangstas
R
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jake Trevor
Director:
Larry Cohen, Fred Williamson
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Pam Grier, Paul Winfield, Fred Williamson, Isabel Sanford
29. I Escaped from Devil's Island (1973)
11
2
I Escaped from Devil's Island
R
11
2

Led by a convicted murderer, a group of prisoners plan an escape from a notorious fortress located in French Guiana. However, it seems to be far more difficult than they thought, since they will have to attempt to move through shark infested waters.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Le Bras
Director:
William Witney
Genres:
Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Paul Richards, Christopher George, Richard Ely, James Luisi
30. Vengeance (1977)
10
2
Vengeance
R
10
2

When teenager Tom witnesses his father’s brutal murder, appalling sexual assault of his mother and abduction of younger sister, he pledges to avenge ruthless outlaw McClain and his goons. He sets out across the wide desert to hunt down the villain, where he comes across Isaac, an empathetic gold prospector who readily helps Tom, as Isaac too has been wronged by McClain.

As:
Cast
Role:
Isaac
Director:
Joseph Manduke
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Leif Garrett, Lee Van Cleef, John Marley, Glynnis O'Connor
31. One Down, Two to go (1982)
10
2
One Down, Two to go
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
J
Director:
Fred Williamson
Genres:
Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Roundtree, Jim Kelly, Fred Williamson, Paula Sills
33. Pacific Inferno (1979)
7
1
Pacific Inferno
7
1

After Philippines falls in the Second World War, the Japanese come to know about millions of dollars in silver which was dumped into the Manila Bay to prevent it from falling into the hands of the enemy. They force two American prisoners who are deep-sea divers to search for the sunken treasure.  

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Clyde
Director:
Rolf Bayer
Genres:
War
Star Cast:
Richard Jaeckel, Rik Van Nutter, Timothy Brown, Dick Adair
34. The Black Candle (2008)
11
3
The Black Candle
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
M.K. Asante
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Maya Angelou, Chuck D, Molefi Kete Asante, Lovensky Jean-Baptiste
35. New Jersey Turnpikes (1999)
10
3
New Jersey Turnpikes
10
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Bryan Buckley
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Gary Dourdan, Lee Majors, Kelsey Grammer, Roberta Angelica, Susan Anton, Darryl M. Bell
36. Crack House (1989)
9
3
Crack House
R
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Steadman
Director:
Michael Fischa
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Richard Roundtree, Anthony Geary, Gregg Thomsen, Cher Butler
37. Dream Street (2010)
8
3
Dream Street
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Lonette McKee
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tyson Beckford, Ruby Dee, Coby Bell, Kathryne Dora Brown
38. On the Edge (2002)
8
1
On the Edge
R
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Chad Grant
Director:
Fred Williamson
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
William Gary Busey, Bernie Casey, Gary Busey, Fred Williamson, Ron O'Neal
39. L.A. Heat (1989)
8
1
L.A. Heat
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain
Director:
Joseph Merhi
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs, Trish Johnson, Kevin Benton, Myles Thoroughgood
40. Killing American Style (1988)
8
1
Killing American Style
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Sunset
Director:
Amir Shervan
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Robert Z'Dar, Harold Diamond, Joselito Rescober, John Lynch
41. Twisted Justice (1990)
7
1
Twisted Justice
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Morris
Director:
David Heavener
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Erik Estrada, Tanya Roberts, Shannon Tweed, David Heavener

TV Movie(s)

1. The Magnificent Magical Magnet of Santa Mesa (1977)
12
2
The Magnificent Magical Magnet of Santa Mesa
12
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Hy Averback
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jane Connell, Michael Burns, Keene Curtis, Susan Blanchard, Dick Blasucci
2. Sucker Free City (2004)
11
3
Sucker Free City
R
11
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Spike Lee
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Anthony Mackie, Darris Love, Ben Crowley, Ken Leung, Laura Allen
3. Sideliners (2006)
11
3
Sideliners
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Monroe
Director:
Kamala Lopez
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Judd Nelson, Willie Gault, Lacey Beeman, Rochelle Vallese
4. Hammer, Slammer, & Slade (1990)
11
2
Hammer, Slammer, & Slade
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Slammer
Director:
Michael Schultz
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Martin Lawrence, Isaac Hayes, Bernie Casey, Almayvonne, Jack Axelrod, Gary Carlos Cervantes

TV Shows and Videos

Lady Blue (1985)
Lady Blue
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Vejar, Guy Magar, Jerry Jameson, John D. Hancock
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
The Divine Enforcer (1992)
The Divine Enforcer
As:
Cast
Role:
King
Director:
Robert Rundle
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Erik Estrada, Don Stroud, Jan-Michael Vincent, Judy Landers