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List of John Travolta Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The General's Daughter (1999)
96
13
The General's Daughter
R
96
13

The General’s Daughter is a mystery drama film, which tells the story of a daughter of an influential base commander, who gets murdered ruthlessly. Two undercover detectives are assigned to find the killer. 

Role:
Paul Brenner
Starring:
James Woods, Leslie Stefanson, James Cromwell, Timothy Hutton, Madeleine Stowe
Directed By:
Simon West
2. Phenomenon (1996)
161
17
Phenomenon
PG
161
17

After seeing a bright light in the sky, an ordinary mechanic receives super-intelligence as well as telekinetic powers, which he decides to put into good use. 

Role:
George Malley
Starring:
Directed By:
Jon Turteltaub
3. Michael (1996)
141
21
Michael
PG
141
21

Frank Quinlan and Huey Driscoll are two tabloid reporters who have to investigate a report of the Archangel Michael living with an old woman. They eventually find that the claim is true. But, that is not the only surprise they are going to face. 

Role:
Michael
Directed By:
Nora Ephron
4. Saturday Night Fever (1977)
125
17
Saturday Night Fever
PG
125
17

This American drama film tells us the story of an Italian-American named Tony Manero, who spends his weekends dancing and drinking at a disco, to escape the harsh reality of his family life.  

Role:
Tony Manero
Starring:
Fran Drescher, Barry Miller, Karen Lynn Gorney, Joseph Cali, Paul Pape
Directed By:
John Badham
5. Basic (2003)
71
14
Basic
R
71
14

Four US Army Rangers are killed and their leader, a ruthlessly perfectionist sergeant, goes missing during an operational training in the rain forest of Panama. When the two survivors insist on talking to somebody from outside the base, an ex-Ranger and now DEA agent, is brought in to question them. Will he succeed in cracking the case? 

Role:
Hardy
Directed By:
John McTiernan
6. Wild Hogs (2007)
82
18
Wild Hogs
TV-14
82
18

Four middle-aged Cincinnati friends decide to put some color in their drab, routine lives and commence on a bike trip to the Pacific as Wild Hogs. But as they meet a nasty, aggressive biker gang ‘Del Fuegos,’ who steals a bike from them, the friends resolve to get it back, thus turning the whole trip into an adventure they’ll never forget.

Role:
Woody Stevens
Directed By:
Walt Becker
7. Grease (1978)
147
24
Grease
PG
147
24

Grease is the story of greaser Danny Zuko and Australian transfer student, Sandy Olsson in the 1950s. The two fall in love during summer but break up when Sandy has to move back to Australia. However, she doesn’t move back and misunderstandings develop between the two. The two eventually find their way back to each other. 

Role:
Danny
Starring:
Directed By:
Randal Kleiser
8. Pulp Fiction (1994)
237
42
Pulp Fiction
R
237
42

This independent neo-noir crime film is widely considered the most influential American movie of the 1990s.  Peppered with pitch-black humor and strong violence, Pulp Fiction follows four interrelated stories—involving a boxer, a gangster and his wife—told out of chronological order.

Role:
Vincent Vega
Directed By:
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Dance Sequence
9. Face/Off (1997)
118
23
Face/Off
R
118
23

After capturing his son's killer, terrorist Castor Troy, FBI Special Agent Sean Archer learns about a plot to destroy the entire Los Angeles and decides to assume Troy's identity via an expensive face transplant procedure to infiltrate his gang. Meanwhile Troy unexpectedly wakes up from coma and forcefully undergoes the same procedure to assume Archer's identity.

Role:
Sean Archer / Castor Troy
Starring:
Nicolas Cage, Thomas Jane, Margaret Cho, Joan Allen, Alessandro Nivola
Directed By:
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best On-Screen Duo
10. Ladder 49 (2004)
56
12
Ladder 49
PG-13
56
12

A firefighter, working for the Baltimore Fire Station, gets injured and trapped inside a burning building. As he drifts in and out of consciousness, he has flashbacks of his life. Meanwhile, fellow firefighters who are led by the Chief make their attempts to rescue him. 

Role:
Captain Mike Kennedy
Starring:
Joaquin Phoenix, Jacinda Barrett, Robert Patrick, Morris Chestnut
Directed By:
Jay Russell
11. Broken Arrow (1996)
73
17
Broken Arrow
R
73
17

Major Vic ‘Deak’ Deakins and Captain Riley Hale of the United States Air Force are given the task of flying a stealth bomber armed with two B83 nuclear bombs. Deak ejects Hale from the plane with the intention of selling the weapons to terrorists. Hale teams up with park ranger, Terry Carmichael, to stop Deak. 

Role:
Vic Deakins
Starring:
Christian Slater, Delroy Lindo, Bob Gunton, Samantha Mathis
Directed By:
12. The Boy in the Plastic Bubble (1976)
39
13
The Boy in the Plastic Bubble
PG
39
13
Role:
Tod Lubitch
Starring:
Robert Reed, Glynnis O'Connor, Diana Hyland, Karen Morrow
Directed By:
Randal Kleiser
13. Urban Cowboy (1980)
93
23
Urban Cowboy
PG
93
23

Urban Cowboy is a romantic drama Western film which revolves around the story of Bud Davis, a country boy, who moves to Texas. He soon meets a cowgirl named Sissy, who believes that men and women are equal. Although they fall in love and get married, their relationship faces hurdles, as Bill believes in traditional gender roles.

Role:
Bud
Starring:
Debra Winger, Jerry Hall, Scott Glenn, Barry Corbin, Madolyn Smith Osborne
Directed By:
James Bridges
14. A Civil Action (1998)
62
16
A Civil Action
PG-13
62
16

Jan is a lawyer who takes up a case involving a major company which is responsible for contaminating a town’s water supply, eventually causing a lot of people to be diagnosed with leukemia. However, this case may bankrupt his firm as well as his career.

Role:
Jan Schlichtmann
Starring:
Kathy Bates, Stephen Fry, Harry Dean Stanton, Sydney Pollack, Robert Duvall, John Lithgow, James Gandolfini
Directed By:
Steven Zaillian
15. The Thin Red Line (1998)
47
14
The Thin Red Line
TV-MA
47
14

Based on the eponymous novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line is a war drama revolving around a group of soldiers fighting to capture Guadalcanal for the Allied Forces during World War II. Featuring a brilliant star cast of Sean Penn, John Travolta, George Clooney, Jim Caviezel, and more, this film focuses on American soldiers trying to capture Japanese bunkers.

Starring:
Jim Caviezel, Sean Penn, Adrien Brody, John Cusack, Jared Leto, Nick Nolte, Donal Logue
Directed By:
16. Domestic Disturbance (2001)
55
15
Domestic Disturbance
PG-13
55
15

Frank is a divorced father who feels that his ex-wife’s new husband Rick, is not what he claims to be. Worried about his son Danny, he begins to investigate the man. Things get complicated when one day, Danny witnesses Rick committing a murder.  

Role:
Frank Morrison
Starring:
Vince Vaughn, Steve Buscemi, James Lashly, Rebecca Tilney
Directed By:
Harold Becker
17. Swordfish (2001)
68
20
Swordfish
R
68
20

Gabriel wants the huge amount of illegal government funds to finance the counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell. He hires a convicted hacker Stanley Jobson, who wants to be back with his daughter Holly, for the job. However, Stanley soon realises that Gabriel and Ginger, his associate, have a far bigger plan. Meanwhile a federal agent, Roberts, is suspicious about Gabriel.

Role:
Gabriel
Starring:
Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Vinnie Jones, Drea de Matteo, Don Cheadle, Sam Shepard
Directed By:
Dominic Sena
18. The Taking of Pelham 123 (2009)
68
18
The Taking of Pelham 123
R
68
18

Passengers of a New York subway train are pulled into a nightmare when Dennis Ryder Ford and his associates hijack their train. Ryder demands a ransom and will only talk to Walter Garber, a dispatcher being investigated on bribery charges. Garber must negotiate, find a way to save the people, and stop Ryder. 

Role:
Ryder
Starring:
Denzel Washington, James Gandolfini, Luis Guzmán, Victor Gojcaj, Robert Vataj
Directed By:
19. The Punisher (2004)
68
21
The Punisher
R
68
21

Based on a Marvel Comics character, The Punisher is the story of Frank Castle, an undercover agent whose entire family is wiped out at a family reunion by a vengeful mobster Howard Saint, while Castle is left for dead. Embittered by inadequacy of law, Castle turns Vigilante, starting a one-man war against criminals. According to him, he doesn’t pursue revenge, but punishment.  

Starring:
Ben Foster, Kevin Nash, Roy Scheider, Thomas Jane, Antoni Corone, A. Russell Andrews
Directed By:
Jonathan Hensleigh
20. Primary Colors (1998)
49
13
Primary Colors
R
49
13

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.

Role:
Governor Jack Stanton
Starring:
Bianca Lawson, Rob Reiner, Bill Maher, Diane Ladd, Emma Thompson, James Earl Jones, Billy Bob Thornton
Directed By:
21. Carrie (1976)
60
18
Carrie
R
60
18

Based on Stephen King’s novel, the film is about Carrie White, a withdrawn, sensitive teenager who is brought up by an overbearing, fanatically religious mother. A target of taunts at school, she often receives help from her gym teacher. When Carrie gets bullied and humiliated at the senior prom, she unleashes her newly found telekinetic powers, leading to terrible consequences.

Role:
Billy Nolan
Starring:
Sissy Spacek, Amy Irving, Piper Laurie, William Katt
Directed By:
22. Look Who's Talking (1989)
59
17
Look Who's Talking
PG-13
59
17

Mollie, an account having an affair with her married client, is betrayed and left to raise baby Mickey by herself. She is looking for a life-partner who will care for both, Mickey and her. James, a cab-driver is her friend, and also Mickey’s preferred baby-sitter. But the idea of a working-class life-partner doesn’t appeal her. Can candid-communicator Mickey talk her into it?

Role:
James
Starring:
Kirstie Alley, Joan Rivers, Abe Vigoda, Bruce Willis, Olympia Dukakis, George Segal
Directed By:
Amy Heckerling
23. Blow Out (1981)
51
16
Blow Out
R
51
16

Blow Out is a mystery thriller film, which tells the story of a sound technician who saves a woman after a car plunges into a creek. However, he could not save the other person, who was a governor running for President. Soon, he realizes that the accident was actually part of a big murder conspiracy.    

Role:
Jack Terry
Starring:
John Lithgow, Dennis Franz, Nancy Allen, Peter Boyden
Directed By:
24. Gotti (2018)
28
10
Gotti
R
28
10

John Gotti, who was raised on the streets of New York, becomes the most well-known mafia and heads the powerful Gambino crime family. However, greed, rule-breaking and suspicion creeps in and that threatens to crumble his high public profile.

Role:
John Gotti Sr.
Starring:
Kelly Preston, Stacy Keach, Chris Mulkey, Pruitt Taylor Vince
Directed By:
Kevin Connolly
25. Life on the Line (2015)
39
14
Life on the Line
R
39
14
Role:
Beau
Starring:
Julie Benz, Sharon Stone, Gil Bellows, Kate Bosworth
Directed By:
David Hackl
26. Killing Season (2013)
36
14
Killing Season
R
36
14

During a hunting trip in the Appalachians, two Bosnian war veterans, NATO operative Benjamin Ford and Serbian soldier Emil Kovac, meet and befriend each other. Then Kovac reveals his identity, the reason for seeking out Ford and his intensions of avenging the executions by American troops during the Bosnian war. What ensues is a cat-and-mouse game between the two amidst the wilderness.

Role:
Emil Kovac
Starring:
Robert De Niro, Milo Ventimiglia, Elizabeth Olin, Diana Lyubenova
Directed By:
Mark Steven Johnson
27. Get Shorty (1995)
66
21
Get Shorty
R
66
21

Chill Palmer, a loan-shark and movie-fan from Miami, is sent to Hollywood to collect a gambling debt from Harry Zimm, producer of tacky horror films. As Chill gets acquainted with the Hollywood bunch and toys with the idea of a film based on his life-story, he realizes that a mobster like him can easily fit in the role of a Hollywood producer. 

Role:
Chili Palmer
Starring:
Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, Harvey Keitel, James Gandolfini, Dennis Farina
Directed By:
Barry Sonnenfeld
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
28. Hairspray (2007)
50
21
Hairspray
PG
50
21

Sixteen years old plump Tracy Turnblad loves watching a teen dance TV show The Corny Collins Show. When she gets an opportunity to dance in the show, she quickly emerges as a popular performer. However, the manager of the TV station, Velma, is not happy with Tracy’s success. Meanwhile, Tracy encourages the idea of white and Negro kids dancing together on the show every day. 

Role:
Edna Turnblad
Starring:
Queen Latifah, Zac Efron, Michelle Pfeiffer, Amanda Bynes, Brittany Snow, James Marsden, Ricki Lake
Directed By:
Adam Shankman
29. From Paris with Love (2010)
44
19
From Paris with Love
R
44
19

James Reese, a personal assistant to the U.S. ambassador in France, is passionate about his side job as a low-level CIA operative and aspires to become a special agent. He finally gets the opportunity when he is asked to accompany hotheaded agent, Charlie Wax, on a mission that also reveals dark secrets about his own personal life.

Role:
Charlie Wax
Starring:
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Kelly Preston, Amber Rose Revah, Kasia Smutniak, Richard Durden, Bing Yin
Directed By:
Pierre Morel
30. Staying Alive (1983)
49
22
Staying Alive
PG
49
22

Anthony works as a dance instructor and waiter at a club, and he aspires for a career in Broadway. However, in pursuit of his dreams, he ends up hurting his friends and his family.

Role:
Tony Manero
Starring:
Sylvester Stallone, Cynthia Rhodes, Finola Hughes, Steve Inwood
Directed By:
31. Old Dogs (2009)
32
16
Old Dogs
PG
32
16

Dan and Charlie are best friends, single and co-owner of a successful marketing firm. While they are preparing for an important business deal, Dan’s ex-wife asks him to take care of their two kids while she is away. Dan agrees on the condition that Charlie must help him.  But the problem is, none of them have any idea about child rearing.  

Role:
Charlie
Starring:
Robin Williams, Dylan Sprayberry, Justin Long, Amy Sedaris, Bernie Mac, Matt Dillon, Ann-Margret
Directed By:
Walt Becker
32. I Am Wrath (2016)
41
17
I Am Wrath
R
41
17

Stanley is an unemployed man who is preparing for a job interview. His life takes a turn when his wife Vivian is killed, and the corrupt policemen let the killer walk free. Although he wants to punish the killers, Stanley doesn’t know what to do. However, he is soon inspired by a Bible passage, and he decides to pursue to killers on his own, with an old friend’s help.

Role:
Stanley
Starring:
Christopher Meloni, Rebecca De Mornay, Sam Trammell, Patrick St. Esprit, Amanda Schull
Directed By:
Chuck Russell
33. Look Who's Talking Too (1990)
37
19
Look Who's Talking Too
PG-13
37
19

Look Who’s Talking To is a romantic comedy film, which revolves around Mollie and James, who are having a second baby. However, their first-born Mikey, is unhappy with all the attention his new sister is getting, and this leads to a sibling rivalry between them.  

Role:
James
Starring:
Roseanne Barr, Mel Brooks, Damon Wayans, Gilbert Gottfried, Bruce Willis, Kirstie Alley, Elias Koteas
Directed By:
Amy Heckerling
34. Look Who's Talking Now (1993)
33
18
Look Who's Talking Now
PG-13
33
18

In this third installment of the franchise, Mollie and James adopt a street dog, Rocks, and a pedigree poodle Daphne, who are able to talk to each other. But the Ubriaccos face other issues as Mollie loses her job, while James is hired by dazzling cosmetic magnate Samantha as her pilot. To Mollie’s consternation, Samantha seems determined to monopolize James for herself.

Role:
James Ubriacco
Starring:
Diane Keaton, Kirstie Alley, Danny DeVito, Lysette Anthony
Directed By:
Tom Ropelewski
35. Be Cool (2005)
26
13
Be Cool
PG-13
26
13

Filmmaker Chili Palmer decides to enter the music industry to help his murdered friend, music producer Tommy Athens’ widow Edie and pay the US $300K owed to hip-hop producer LaSalle. However, when rival producers decide to kill Chili and the Russian mob gets involved, Chili has to find a way to triumph. 

Role:
Chili Palmer
Starring:
Christina Milian, Cedric the Entertainer, Seth Green, Arielle Kebbel, Uma Thurman, Dwayne Johnson, Anna Nicole Smith
Directed By:
F. Gary Gray
36. The Forger (2014)
24
14
The Forger
R
24
14

The Forger is a crime drama thriller film which tells the story of Raymond Cutter, a criminal, who has to perform a heist for an underworld art dealer, if he wants to get released early from prison, to spend time with his son who is suffering from a brain tumor. His task involves stealing a famous painting from the National Gallery of Art, and replacing it with a fake.  

Role:
Raymond J. Cutter
Starring:
Christopher Plummer, Abigail Spencer, Anson Mount, Tye Sheridan
Directed By:
Philip Martin
37. A Love Song for Bobby Long (2004)
30
16
A Love Song for Bobby Long
TV-MA
30
16

A Love Song for Bobby Long is a drama film revolving around a former professor Bobby Long, who spends his days drinking with Lawson Pines, his former teaching assistant. They spend their time in a house which was owned by a deceased lounge singer, but when the singer’s daughter shows up to reclaim the property of her mother, Bobby and Lawson try to find ways to keep the house.  

Role:
Bobby Long
Starring:
Scarlett Johansson, Gabriel Macht, Deborah Kara Unger, Dane Rhodes
Directed By:
Shainee Gabel
38. Mad City (1997)
18
10
Mad City
PG-13
18
10

After losing his job, a perturbed museum guard Sam Baily returns with dynamite and demands to be rehired. He takes a group of school children hostage and accidently shoots an ex-colleague. Present at the museum, journalist Max Brackett perceives this as an opportunity to further his sagging career by covering this scoop. But Baily’s escalating desperation and media intervention only worsens the situation. 

Role:
Sam
Starring:
Dustin Hoffman, Jay Leno, Alan Alda, Blythe Danner, Mia Kirshner, Robert Prosky
Directed By:
Costa-Gavras
39. Lonely Hearts (2006)
21
14
Lonely Hearts
R
21
14

Based on the true events of the 1940s notorious ‘Lonely Hearts Killings.’ Conman Raymond Fernandez seduces rich single women through personal ads, swindling their money. After meeting alike con-artist Martha Beck, they travel as a team, luring women, leaving a trail of homicides across several states. Detectives Robinson and Hildebrandt tenaciously hunt down the psychopaths, who are finally sentenced to death in 1949. 

Role:
Det. Elmer Robinson
Starring:
Laura Dern, Bailee Madison, Dagmara Dominczyk, Salma Hayek, Jared Leto, James Gandolfini, Scott Caan
Directed By:
Todd Robinson
40. Savages (2012)
27
16
Savages
R
27
16

Best friends Chon and Ben are running a lucrative marijuana business and are both in an open relationship with Ophelia Sage. Their lives are violently interrupted by the arrival of Mexican cartel leader, Elena Sánchez, and her enforcer, Miguel ‘Lado’ Arroyo. The three form a plan with corrupt DEA agent, Dennis Cain, to escape Elena and Arroyo’s clutches. 

Starring:
Blake Lively, Salma Hayek, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Davenport Hirsch, Benicio Del Toro
Directed By:
41. Criminal Activities (2015)
20
14
Criminal Activities
20
14

Four men borrow some money from the mob, and invest in what they believe to be a profitable venture. However, their life turns upside down when the venture fails, putting them in trouble with the mob. The mobster-in-charge however tells them that if they help him in kidnapping his rival kingpin, all their debts will be forgiven.

Starring:
Edi Gathegi, Michael Pitt, Rob Brown, Jackie Earle Haley
Directed By:
Jackie Earle Haley
42. Shout (1991)
19
14
Shout
PG-13
19
14
Role:
Jack Cabe
Starring:
Gwyneth Paltrow, Richard Jordan, Heather Graham, Linda Fiorentino
Directed By:
Jeffrey Hornaday
43. Perfect (1985)
18
15
Perfect
R
18
15
Role:
Adam
Starring:
Jamie Lee Curtis, Marilu Henner, Lauren Hutton, Ramey Ellis, Alma Beltran, Perla Walter
Directed By:
James Bridges
44. The Experts (1989)
15
12
The Experts
PG-13
15
12
Role:
Travis
Starring:
Brian Doyle-Murray, Kelly Preston, Arye Gross, James Keach, Deborah Foreman
Directed By:
Dave Thomas
45. She's So Lovely (1997)
14
13
She's So Lovely
R
14
13

When her neighbour Kiefer tries to rape her and assault her, Maureen’s husband Eddie goes berserk. He is eventually put in a psychiatric facility. Years later, he is released and he tries to redeem himself in the eyes of his now-ex wife. However, she is already married to another man.  

Role:
Joey Germoni
Starring:
Robin Wright, Gena Rowlands, James Gandolfini, Harry Dean Stanton, Sean Penn, Susan Traylor
Directed By:
Nick Cassavetes
46. The Poison Rose (2019)
27
20
The Poison Rose
R
27
20
Role:
Carson Philips
Starring:
Famke Janssen, Kat Graham, Brendan Fraser, Peter Stormare, Morgan Freeman, Forest Whitaker
Directed By:
George Gallo, Francesco Cinquemani
47. The Devil's Rain (1975)
11
13
The Devil's Rain
PG
11
13
Starring:
Ernest Borgnine, William Shatner, Tom Skerritt, Eddie Albert, Keenan Wynn, Ida Lupino
Directed By:
Robert Fuest
48. Moment by Moment (1978)
13
15
Moment by Moment
R
13
15

Wealthy middle-aged Trisha Rawlings begins a tumultuous relationship with a much younger suave drifter Vick ‘Strip’ Harrison, after being separated from her philandering husband. Unfortunately, age and class difference and Trisha’s misgivings threaten to break up the relationship. 

Role:
Strip
Starring:
Lily Tomlin, Andra Akers, Bert Kramer, Shelley R. Bonus
Directed By:
Jane Wagner
49. Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
23
24
Austin Powers in Goldmember
TV-14
23
24

The movie starts with super spy Austin Powers arresting Dr. Evil and foiling his plan to bring back the evil Goldmember. But when his father Nigel Powers is kidnapped, Austin travels back in time and teams up with Foxxy Cleopatra to stop Goldmember and Dr. Evil’s son Scott from destroying the world and save his father. 

Starring:
Mike Myers, Tom Cruise, Kevin Spacey, Steven Spielberg, Michael York, Fred Savage, Gwyneth Paltrow
Directed By:
Jay Roach
50. In a Valley of Violence (2016)
17
17
In a Valley of Violence
R
17
17

Along with his dog, Abbie, Paul makes his way towards Mexico through the desert of the Old West. In his attempt to take a shorter route, they end up in a deserted town, where they are forced to fight against a bunch of misfits.   

Role:
Marshal
Starring:
Ethan Hawke, Taissa Farmiga, Karen Gillan, James Ransone
Directed By:
Ti West
51. Two of a Kind (1983)
16
18
Two of a Kind
PG
16
18
Role:
Zack
Starring:
Charles Durning, Scatman Crothers, Olivia Newton-John, Kathy Bates, Gene Hackman, Oliver Reed
Directed By:
John Herzfeld
52. Lucky Numbers (2000)
16
18
Lucky Numbers
R
16
18

Lucky Numbers is a black comedy film which tells the story of Russ, who decides to scam the local lottery, after his business start to fail and he goes bankrupt.

Role:
Russ Richards
Starring:
Michael Moore, Lisa Kudrow, Katrina Law, Bill Pullman, Tim Roth, Ed O'Neill, Michael Rapaport
Directed By:
Nora Ephron
53. Trading Paint (2019)
14
17
Trading Paint
R
14
17
Role:
Sam
Starring:
Rosabell Laurenti Sellers
54. White Man's Burden (1995)
17
20
White Man's Burden
R
17
20

Set in an alternative America where African Americans and White Americans have reversed roles, this drama thriller film tells the story of Louis Pinnock, a struggling white worker with a loving family, who works in a chocolate factory. While delivering a package for his African American CEO Thomas, he is mistaken for a voyeur, after which he not only gets beaten up, but also ends up losing his job. In order to get justice for himself, he decides to kidnap his boss.

Role:
Louis Pinnock
Starring:
Alexis Arquette, Carrie Snodgress, Harry Belafonte, Seth Green, Kelly Lynch, Margaret Avery
Directed By:
Desmond Nakano
55. Battlefield Earth (2000)
24
25
Battlefield Earth
PG-13
24
25

Based on controversial author and founder of Scientology, Ron Hubbard’s novel, the movie is set in the future where Earth is being ruled by a race of gigantic humanoid aliens called The Psychlos. It is up to human Jonnie Goodboy Tyler to lead a rebellion against the aliens and restore humanity. 

Role:
Terl
Starring:
Kim Coates, Forest Whitaker, Kelly Preston, Barry Pepper, Sabine Karsenti
Directed By:
Roger Christian
56. Speed Kills (2018)
10
10
Speed Kills
R
10
10
Starring:
Kellan Lutz, Matthew Modine, Jennifer Esposito, Katheryn Winnick, James Remar, Jordi Mollà
Directed By:
John Luessenhop, Jodi Scurfield
57. The Fanatic (2018)
6
13
The Fanatic
R
6
13
Role:
Moose
Starring:
Devon Sawa, Jeff Chase, James Paxton, Ana Golja
Directed By:
Fred Durst
58. Basements (1987)
5
6
Basements
5
6
Role:
Ben
Starring:
Donald Pleasence, Linda Hunt, Tom Conti, Julian Sands, Annie Lennox
Directed By:
59. Welcome to Hollywood (1998)
4
7
Welcome to Hollywood
R
4
7
Starring:
Sandra Bullock, David Hasselhoff, Tom Arnold, Angie Everhart, Joel Schumacher, Carmen Electra, Ron Howard
Directed By:
Tony Markes, Adam Rifkin
60. Boris and Natasha (1992)
3
6
Boris and Natasha
PG
3
6
Starring:
John Candy, Jim Cummings, Thomas F. Wilson, Anthony Newley, Corey Burton, John Calvin, Andrea Martin
Directed By:
Charles Martin Smith
61. Chains of Gold (1991)
9
13
Chains of Gold
R
9
13
Role:
Scott Barnes
Starring:
Benjamin Bratt, Marilu Henner, Bernie Casey, Joey Lawrence
Directed By:
Rod Holcomb
62. Eyes of an Angel (1991)
11
14
Eyes of an Angel
PG-13
11
14
Role:
Bobby
Starring:
Richard Edson, Ellie Raab, Tito Larriva, Tripoli
Directed By:
Robert Harmon

TV Shows

American Crime Story
50
12
American Crime Story
TV-MA
50
12
Role:
Robert Shapiro
Starring:
Connie Britton, Penelope Cruz, Selma Blair, Courtney B. Vance, Darren Criss, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening
Directed By:
Ryan Murphy, Anthony Hemingway
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Limited Series
Emergency!
10
4
Emergency!
TV-G
10
4
Starring:
Julie London, Cicely Tyson, John Carradine, Dick Van Patten, Mark Harmon, Adam West, Erik Estrada
Directed By:
Georg Fenady, Christian I. Nyby II, Dennis Donnelly, Christian Nyby, Joseph Pevney
Michael Jackson: Liberian Girl (1989)
10
3
Michael Jackson: Liberian Girl
10
3
Starring:
Lou Diamond Phillips, Lou Ferrigno, Sherman Hemsley, Dan Aykroyd, Corey Feldman, Carl Weathers, Brigitte Nielsen
Directed By:
James Yukich
Medical Center
8
4
Medical Center
8
4
Starring:
Dina Merrill, O. J. Simpson, David Cassidy, William Devane, Florence Henderson, Steve Allen, Martin Sheen
Directed By:
Vincent Sherman, Earl Bellamy, Paul Stanley, Murray Golden, Michael Caffey
Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law
7
4
Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law
7
4
Starring:
Lee Majors, Ed Begley Jr., Jeanne Crain, Micky Dolenz, Robert Urich, Pat Boone, John Ritter
Directed By:
Welcome Back, Kotter
14
5
Welcome Back, Kotter
TV-PG
14
5
Starring:
George Carlin, Gabe Kaplan, Della Reese, James Woods, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Robert Hegyes
Directed By:
Bob LaHendro, Norman Abbott, Bill Hobin, Bob Claver, James Komack
The Drew Carey Show
13
7
The Drew Carey Show
TV-PG
13
7
Starring:
Hal Linden, Kathy Griffin, Charles Nelson Reilly, Craig Ferguson, Marion Ross, Missi Pyle, Ben Stein
Directed By:
The Rookies
7
4
The Rookies
7
4
Starring:
Season Hubley, Don Johnson, Leslie Nielsen, Claude Akins, Eric Braeden, Elinor Donahue, Ray Walston
Directed By:
Be Cool: Close-Up - The Rock (2005)
4
4
Be Cool: Close-Up - The Rock
4
4
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Dwayne Johnson, F. Gary Gray
Kirstie
4
5
Kirstie
TV-PG
4
5
Starring:
Cloris Leachman, Kristin Chenoweth, Rhea Perlman, Jason Alexander, Kirstie Alley, Michael Richards
Directed By:
Andy Cadiff
Mr. T and Tina
3
4
Mr. T and Tina
3
4
Starring:
Mako Iwamatsu, Ted Lange, Susan Blanchard, Pat Suzuki, Miriam Byrd-Nethery
Directed By:
Dennis Steinmetz, James Sheldon, James Komack, Rick Edelstein

Animation Movies

Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D (2005)
6
3
Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D
6
3
Role:
Jim Irwin (voice)
Starring:
Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Paul Newman, Matt Damon, Kevin Pollak, Donnie Wahlberg, Matthew McConaughey
Directed By:
Mark Cowen
Bolt (2008)
18
9
Bolt
PG
18
9

White shepherd puppy Bolt, the star of an action television series with his owner, Penny, believes that his superpowers are real. After he is mistakenly shipped from Hollywood to the streets of New York, he comes to terms with the reality of his powers as he teams up with a cat and a hamster to return home.

Role:
Bolt (voice)
Starring:
Randy Savage, Tara Strong, Nick Swardson, Malcolm McDowell, Susie Essman, Miley Cyrus, Mark Walton
Directed By:
Chris Williams, Byron Howard
Our Friend, Martin (1999)
6
3
Our Friend, Martin
TV-G
6
3
Role:
Kyle's Dad (voice)
Starring:
Whoopi Goldberg, Lucas Black, Angela Bassett, Susan Sarandon, Ed Asner, Danny Glover, LeVar Burton
Directed By:
Robert Brousseau, Vincenzo Trippetti

Special Appearance/Cameo

The Tenth Level (1976)
12
7
The Tenth Level
12
7
Role:
Lab Technician (uncredited)
Starring:
Ossie Davis, William Shatner, Lindsay Crouse, Lynn Carlin
Directed By:
Charles S. Dubin
Nightmare (1974)
7
6
Nightmare
7
6
Role:
Man Outside Store (uncredited)
Starring:
Richard Crenna, Arlene Golonka, Vic Morrow, Patty Duke
Directed By:
William Hale

John Travolta Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Get Shorty Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 1996
Winner World Film Favorite - Male 1979
Primetime Emmy Awards
American Crime Story Outstanding Limited Series 2016
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Face/Off Best On-Screen Duo 1998
Pulp Fiction Best Dance Sequence 1995