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List of Jimmy Smits Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Rogue One (2016)
17
2
Rogue One
PG-13
17
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.

Directed By:
Gareth Edwards
3. Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
12
2
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
PG-13
12
2

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.

Role:
Senator Bail Organa
Directed By:
4. Mother and Child (2009)
10
2
Mother and Child
R
10
2

The film revolves around the lives of three women, Karen, Elizabeth, and Lucy. Karen is a physical therapist who regrets giving up her daughter for adoption during her teenage years. Meanwhile, Elizabeth, who was adopted as a child, is now having a successful career as a lawyer, but she is unhappy with her personal life. The film also tells the story of Lucy and her husband, who decides to adopt, after failing to conceive.

Directed By:
Rodrigo García
5. El Traspatio (2009)
11
2
El Traspatio
11
2
Starring:
Ana de la Reguera, Joaquín Cosio, Asur Zagada, Marco Pérez
Directed By:
Carlos Carrera
6. The Jane Austen Book Club (2007)
11
3
The Jane Austen Book Club
PG-13
11
3

When Sylvia’s husband leaves her for younger woman, her friends Jocelyn and Bernadette, with Sylvia’s daughter Allegra, sci-fi fan Grigg, and French teacher Prudie, form a Jane Austen book club, to read and discuss one novel every month. As they delve deep in Austen’s classics, they find their life-courses interwoven with the narratives, which often offered wisdom and interpretations for their own trajectories.  

Directed By:
Robin Swicord
7. Running Scared (1986)
15
2
Running Scared
R
15
2

Running Scared is an action comedy film which tells the story of two policemen in Chicago, Danny and Ray, who are nearly killed during an attempt to arrest a drug lord, after which they are forced to take a vacation. However, when they learn that the drug lord is being released on bail, they vow to capture him before retiring.

Starring:
Joe Pantoliano, Billy Crystal, Darlanne Fluegel, Dan Hedaya, Steven Bauer
Directed By:
Peter Hyams
8. Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
10
2
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
PG
10
2

The second movie in Star Wars prequel trilogy has the former queen of Naboo, Padmé Amidala serving as the Senator in the Galactic Republic. When there is an assassination attempt on her, Obi-Wan Kenobi sets out to investigate the matter and discovers a massive army of clones. Meanwhile, Anakin Skywalker, while protecting Padme Amidala, falls in love with her.

Directed By:
9. The Believers (1987)
12
2
The Believers
R
12
2

Cal Jamison is a recently widowed psychiatrist who moves to New York City, along with Chris, his young son. Cal takes an assignment from the police, which involves helping them with a bizarre ritualistic double murder. He soon finds out that a cult is responsible for this, and they might have an interest in his own son.  

Starring:
Martin Sheen, Robert Loggia, Helen Shaver, Harris Yulin, Elizabeth Wilson
Directed By:
John Schlesinger
10. Switch (1991)
14
3
Switch
R
14
3

Steve Brooks is a sexist womanizer who treats women like sex objects. His life takes a turn when he is killed by one of his ex-girlfriends. Upon arriving on the gates of heaven, he is denied entry, and sent back to earth as a woman. He soon learns how women are treated by the men like he once used to be.

Role:
Walter Stone
Starring:
Lorraine Bracco, Ellen Barkin, Tony Roberts, JoBeth Williams
Directed By:
11. The Million Dollar Hotel (2000)
8
2
The Million Dollar Hotel
R
8
2

The Million Dollar Hotel is a mystery drama film which revolves around an FBI agent who investigates the death of a billionaire’s son after he is found dead in an old hotel.

Role:
Geronimo
Starring:
Milla Jovovich, Donal Logue, Amanda Plummer, Peter Stormare, Gloria Stuart, Tim Roth, Mel Gibson
Directed By:
12. Old Gringo (1989)
10
2
Old Gringo
R
10
2
Role:
Arroyo
Starring:
Gregory Peck, Jane Fonda, Jenny Gago, Patricio Contreras
Directed By:
Luis Puenzo
13. Bless the Child (2000)
7
1
Bless the Child
R
7
1

Bless the Child is a crime drama horror film which revolves around a psychiatric nurse Maggie, who adopts her newborn niece, Cody, after she is abandoned by Jenna, Maggie’s sister who is a heroin addict. From an early age, Cody starts displaying special abilities. Things take a turn when Maggie learns that a Satanic cult is seeking to abduct Cody, to use her supernatural abilities.

Role:
John Travis
Starring:
Christina Ricci, Kim Basinger, Ian Holm, Angela Bettis, Rufus Sewell
Directed By:
Chuck Russell
14. The Tax Collector (2020)
7
1
The Tax Collector
Not
7
1

David and Creeper work as tax collectors for a crime lord. But things take a turn, and they find their safety and the safety of their families compromised after an old rival of their boss shows up in LA to claim a share in the business.

Role:
The Wizard
Starring:
George Lopez, Shia LaBeouf, Lana Parrilla
15. Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas! (2006)
11
2
Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas!
11
2
Role:
Narrator
Starring:
Rosie Perez, Ramon Rodriguez, Pedro Albizu Campos, Pedro Pietri
Directed By:
Liz Garbus, Rosie Perez
16. Who We Are Now (2017)
11
2
Who We Are Now
11
2
Role:
Carl
Starring:
Emma Roberts, Gloria Reuben, Jason Biggs, Ray Bouderau
Directed By:
Matthew Newton
17. Price of Glory (2000)
12
3
Price of Glory
PG-13
12
3
Role:
Arturo Ortega
Starring:
Clifton Collins Jr., Jon Seda, Maria del Mar, Ernesto Hernández
Directed By:
Carlos Ávila
18. Lesser Prophets (1997)
9
2
Lesser Prophets
R
9
2
Starring:
Amy Brenneman, Michael Badalucco, Dayton Callie, Sybil Darrow
Directed By:
William DeVizia
19. Vital Signs (1990)
8
1
Vital Signs
R
8
1
Starring:
William Devane, Diane Lane, Laura San Giacomo, Adrian Pasdar, Jane Adams
Directed By:
Marisa Silver
20. Murder in Mind (1997)
8
1
Murder in Mind
R
8
1
Role:
Peter Walker
Starring:
Mary-Louise Parker, Nigel Hawthorne, Jason Scott Lee, Gailard Sartain
Directed By:
Andrew Morahan
21. Hotshot (1987)
7
1
Hotshot
PG
7
1
Starring:
Mario Van Peebles, Jim Youngs, Pelé, Billy Warlock
Directed By:
Rick King
22. Gross Misconduct (1993)
7
1
Gross Misconduct
7
1
Role:
Justin Thorne
Starring:
Naomi Watts, Sarah Chadwick, Adrian Wright, Ross Williams
Directed By:
George Miller
23. Fires Within (1991)
8
2
Fires Within
R
8
2
Role:
Nestor
Starring:
Greta Scacchi, Vincent D'Onofrio, Luis Avalos, Bertila Damas
Directed By:
Gillian Armstrong
24. The Last Word (1995)
7
1
The Last Word
R
7
1
Starring:
Richard Dreyfuss, Tony Goldwyn, Chazz Palminteri, Joe Pantoliano, Timothy Hutton, Michelle Burke
Directed By:
Tony Spiridakis

TV Movie(s)

1. Lackawanna Blues (2005)
12
2
Lackawanna Blues
PG-13
12
2
Starring:
Terrence Howard, Julie Benz, Liev Schreiber, Michael K. Williams, Rosie Perez, S. Epatha Merkerson, Yasiin Bey
Directed By:
George C. Wolfe
2. The Broken Cord (1992)
12
2
The Broken Cord
PG
12
2
Role:
David Norwell
Starring:
Kim Delaney, Michael Spears, Fredrick Leader-Charge, Deborah Duchene
Directed By:
Ken Olin
3. Rockabye (1986)
9
2
Rockabye
9
2
Starring:
Valerie Bertinelli, Jason Alexander, Rachel Ticotin, Roderick Cook, Ray Baker
Directed By:
Richard Michaels
4. The Highwayman (1987)
9
2
The Highwayman
9
2
Starring:
Sam J. Jones, Claudia Christian, Paul Drake, Michael Berryman
Directed By:
Douglas Heyes
5. The Cisco Kid (1994)
10
2
The Cisco Kid
TV-PG
10
2
Role:
Cisco Kid
Starring:
Ron Perlman, Cheech Marin, Sadie Frost, Bruce Payne
Directed By:
Luis Valdez
6. Stamp of a Killer (1987)
9
2
Stamp of a Killer
9
2
Starring:
Rhea Perlman, Audra Lindley, Michael Parks, Judith Light, Joseph Hacker
Directed By:
Larry Elikann
7. Glitz (1988)
8
2
Glitz
8
2
Role:
Vincent Marra
Starring:
Markie Post, Ken Foree, Madison Mason, John Diehl
Directed By:
Sandor Stern
8. Solomon & Sheba (1995)
10
3
Solomon & Sheba
10
3
Starring:
Halle Berry, Norman Buckley, Kenneth Colley, Miquel Brown
Directed By:
Robert M. Young
9. Mother Goose: A Rappin' and Rhymin' Special (1997)
9
1
Mother Goose: A Rappin' and Rhymin' Special
9
1
Role:
Old King Cole
Starring:
Denzel Washington, Whoopi Goldberg, Kathie Lee Gifford, Regis Philbin
10. Marshal Law (1996)
7
2
Marshal Law
R
7
2
Role:
Jack Coleman
Starring:
Camilla Belle, Scott Plank, James Le Gros, Kristy Swanson, Camilla Belle
Directed By:
Stephen Cornwell

Animation(s)

Mickey's 60th Birthday (1988)
Mickey's 60th Birthday
Starring:
John Ritter, Kelsey Grammer, Ted Danson, Woody Harrelson, John Ratzenberger, Kirstie Alley, Carl Reiner
Directed By:
Scott Garen
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995)
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child
TV-Y
Starring:
Pam Grier, Marc Anthony, Dave Chappelle, Will Ferrell, Sharon Stone, Katey Sagal, Lou Diamond Phillips
Directed By:
Vincent Waller, Anthony Bell, Bruce W. Smith, Ed Bell

TV Shows and Videos

Dexter (2006)
Dexter
TV-MA
Starring:
Courtney Ford, Yvonne Strahovski, Julia Stiles, Michael C. Hall, Laura Marano, Jonathan Banks, John Lithgow
Directed By:
Steve Shill, Tim Hunter, Ernest R. Dickerson, John Dahl, Michael Lehmann
The West Wing (1999)
The West Wing
TV-14
Starring:
Jon Bon Jovi, Jane Lynch, David Hasselhoff, Kristin Chenoweth, Aaron Sorkin, Traylor Howard, Rob Lowe
Directed By:
Christopher Misiano, Alex Graves, Thomas Schlamme, Lesli Linka Glatter, Laura Innes
Sons of Anarchy (2008)
Sons of Anarchy
TV-MA
Starring:
Henry Rollins, Kim Coates, Kim Dickens, Adrienne Barbeau, Tom Arnold, Danny Trejo, Drea de Matteo
Directed By:
Paris Barclay, Guy Ferland, Gwyneth Horder-Payton, Peter Weller, Billy Gierhart
The Get Down (2016)
The Get Down
TV-MA
Starring:
Jaden Smith, Justice Smith, Shameik Moore, Herizen F. Guardiola
Directed By:
Ed Bianchi
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
TV-14
Starring:
Patton Oswalt, Nick Offerman, Andy Samberg, Marilu Henner, Ed Helms, Garry Marshall, Eva Longoria
Directed By:
Michael McDonald, Dean Holland, Craig Zisk, Victor Nelli Jr., Linda Mendoza
Gears of War 4 (2016)
Gears of War 4
Role:
Oscar Diaz
Starring:
John DiMaggio, Laura Bailey, Eugene Byrd, Liam McIntyre
Directed By:
Rod Fergusson
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (2008)
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed
T
Starring:
Sam Witwer, Nathalie Cox, Cully Fredricksen, David W. Collins, Matt Sloan
Directed By:
Haden Blackman, Steve Stamatiadis, Darragh O'Farrell, Martin Stoltz
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed - Ultimate Sith Edition (2009)
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed - Ultimate Sith Edition
T
Starring:
Sam Witwer, David W. Collins, Nathalie Cox, Christopher Neme, Dee Bradley Baker
Directed By:
Haden Blackman
Miami Vice (1984)
Miami Vice
TV-14
Starring:
Liam Neeson, Julia Roberts, Glenn Frey, Michael Bay, Chris Cooper, Richard Belzer, Steve Buscemi
Directed By:
John Nicolella, Richard Compton, Leon Ichaso, Vern Gillum, Don Johnson
Pee-wee's Playhouse (1986)
Pee-wee's Playhouse
TV-PG
Starring:
Laurence Fishburne, Phil Hartman, Natasha Lyonne, Ric Heitzman, George McGrath, Alison Mork, Paul Reubens
Directed By:
Paul Reubens, John Paragon, Stephen R. Johnson, Wayne Orr, Bill Freiberger
NYPD Blue (1993)
NYPD Blue
TV-14
Starring:
Lucy Liu, Robert Carradine, Emile Davenport Hirsch, Giovanni Ribisi, Daniel Baldwin, Jonah Hill, Lyndsy Fonseca
Directed By:
Mark Tinker, Michael M. Robin, Robert J. Doherty, Steven DePaul, Donna Deitch
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Spenser: For Hire (1985)
Spenser: For Hire
Starring:
Angela Bassett, James Thomas Patrick Walsh, William H. Macy, Lauren Holly, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Mako Iwamatsu, Frances McDormand
Directed By:
Winrich Kolbe, Virgil W. Vogel, David Whorf, William Wiard, Richard A. Colla
Cane (2007)
Cane
Role:
Alex Vega
Starring:
Paul Wesley, Rita Moreno, Nicole Scherzinger, Alona Tal, Nestor Carbonell, Polly Walker, Paola Turbay
Directed By:
Sanford Bookstaver
L.A. Law (1986)
L.A. Law
Starring:
Diane Ladd, Lois Chiles, Jerry Stiller, Don Cheadle, Denver Pyle, Jane Kaczmarek, Bryan Cranston
Directed By:
Win Phelps, Elodie Keene, Tom Moore, Rick Wallace, Mark Tinker
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Outlaw (2010)
Outlaw
Role:
Cyrus Garza
Starring:
Timothy Busfield, Ed Begley Jr., Jesse Bradford, David Ramsey, Carly Pope, Ellen Woglom
Directed By:
Marcos Siega
The Tommyknockers (1993)
The Tommyknockers
R
Role:
Jim 'Gard' Gardner
Starring:
Traci Lords, Robert Carradine, John Ashton, Allyce Beasley, Marg Helgenberger
Directed By:
John Power
Cop Rock (1990)
Cop Rock
Starring:
Barbara Bosson, James McDaniel, Anne Bobby, Ron McLarty
Directed By:
Fred Gerber, Arlene Sanford, Gregory Hoblit
24: Legacy (2016)
24: Legacy
TV-14
Starring:
Oded Fehr, Kathryn Prescott

Jimmy Smits Awards

Golden Globe Awards
NYPD Blue Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama 1996
Primetime Emmy Awards
L.A. Law Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series 1990