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List of Tommy Lee Jones Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. No Country for Old Men (2007)
72
16
No Country for Old Men
R
72
16

When Llewelyn Moss accidentally comes across two million dollars in cash and a vehicle loaded with heroin, he decides to walk away with the money. As a ruthless hitman Anton Chigurh chases him for the money, Terrell county Sheriff Bell attempts to track both of them and control the rising violence in the otherwise peaceful Lone Star State town.

Role:
Ed Tom Bell
Starring:
Directed By:
Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
2. JFK (1991)
19
5
JFK
R
19
5

Based on the assassination of the former U.S. President, John F. Kennedy, JFK centres around a New Orleans lawyer, Jim Garrison, who sets about investigating the mystery behind the assassination while battling opposition from the government. Widely acclaimed as well as heavily criticized, this political drama stars Kevin Costner as Garrison and delves deeper into the assassination of the former president.

Directed By:
3. The Fugitive (1993)
30
7
The Fugitive
PG-13
30
7

Respected Chicago surgeon Richard Kimble is wrongly convicted of killing his wife, but escapes from captivity while being transported to death row. Now, with veteran U.S. Marshal Samuel Gerard's team on his trail, he must avoid a nation-wide manhunt to clear his name and expose his wife's actual killer, a one-armed man.

Role:
Samuel Gerard
Directed By:
Andrew Davis
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best On-Screen Duo
4. Coal Miner's Daughter (1980)
13
3
Coal Miner's Daughter
PG
13
3

Loretta Webb is the daughter of a poor coal miner who gets married at the age of fifteen. When her husband recognizes her musical talent, he encourages her to become a musician and over time, she rises to become a star.

Role:
Doolittle Lynn
Starring:
Sissy Spacek, Levon Helm, Phyllis Boyens-Liptak, Bill Anderson Jr.
Directed By:
5. The Sunset Limited (2011)
10
4
The Sunset Limited
TV-MA
10
4
Role:
White
Starring:
Samuel L. Jackson, Samuel L. Jackson
Directed By:
Tommy Lee Jones
6. Men in Black (1997)
36
15
Men in Black
PG-13
36
15

Agent K recruits an NYPD officer, codenamed Agent J, into the super-secretive government agency, Men in Black, which polices aliens secretly living amongst humans and safeguards earth from extraterrestrial threats. Upon investigating a crash-landing, the duo uncover a vicious plot by an intergalactic terrorist Bug to steal a powerful jewel that houses an entire galaxy.

Role:
Kay
Directed By:
Barry Sonnenfeld
8. The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)
12
4
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
R
12
4

This is the story of a Mexican ranch worker, accidentally killed by a border officer in Texas. Although he is quickly buried by his killer, the body is later found and reburied in a local cemetery. Meanwhile, his friend, a rancher, decides to fulfill a promise he has made to the deceased man and sets out on a long and dangerous journey to accomplish it. 

Role:
Pete Perkins
Starring:
January Jones, Levon Helm, Barry Pepper, Julio Cesar Cedillo, Dwight Yoakam
Directed By:
Tommy Lee Jones
9. Life Study (1973)
8
4
Life Study
8
4
Role:
Gus
Starring:
Bartholomew Miro Jr., Erika Peterson, Ziska, Gregory D'Alessio
Directed By:
Michael Nebbia
10. Natural Born Killers (1994)
19
9
Natural Born Killers
R
19
9

A chilling crime drama, Natural Born Killers, sees a young serial-killer couple, Mickey and Mallory Knox, travel through three states, murdering 52 people to become television sensations thanks to overzealous reporting by journalist, Wayne Gale. Starring Woody Harrelson and Juliette Lewis as the Knoxes, and Robert Downey Jr. as Gale, this movie highlights the sensationalization of mass murderers in mainstream media.

Directed By:
11. In the Valley of Elah (2007)
13
4
In the Valley of Elah
R
13
4

After Mike Deerfield a soldier who returned from Iraq goes missing, his father Hank tries to find out what happened to his son. Later when Mike’s burned and dismembered body is discovered, Hank finds out the horrifying truth with the help of police detective Emily Sanders, with little cooperation from the army. 

Role:
Hank Deerfield
Starring:
Charlize Theron, James Franco, Susan Sarandon, Josh Brolin, Jason Patric
Directed By:
Paul Haggis
12. The Executioner's Song (1982)
8
3
The Executioner's Song
8
3
Role:
Gary Mark Gilmore
Starring:
Eli Wallach, Rosanna Arquette, Steven Keats, Christine Lahti
Directed By:
Lawrence Schiller
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
13. Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
47
22
Captain America: The First Avenger
PG-13
47
22

After his poor health denies him an enlistment in the military service during WWII, Steve Rogers agrees to be a part of an experimental program. He takes a dose of a "Super-Soldier serum and transforms into Super Soldier - Captain America. He is initially used for propaganda; however later he must defeat the evil HYDRA organization, headed by Red Skull.

Role:
Colonel Chester Phillips
Starring:
Sebastian Stan, Hugo Weaving, Stanley Tucci, Natalie Dormer, Jenna Coleman, Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans
Directed By:
Joe Johnston
14. Love Story (1970)
9
4
Love Story
GP
9
4

Considered as one of the most romantic films, it follows Harvard law student Oliver Barrett IV, heir to an upper-class family, and Jennifer Cavilleri, a working-class music student, as they fall in love. Despite Barrett Sr.’s disapproval, the two get married. Jenny works to support Oliver, who achieves a good position after graduation. However, the life has different plans in store for them. 

Starring:
Ryan O'Neal, Ray Milland, John Marley, Ali MacGraw
Directed By:
Arthur Hiller
15. Rolling Thunder (1977)
7
3
Rolling Thunder
R
7
3

Rolling Thunder is an crime thriller film which tells the story of Major Charles Rane, who returns to his home in San Antonio, after spending seven years as a prisoner of war. He finds that his home is no longer the one he had left behind, and his son doesn’t even remember him. Things get worse when he loses his wife and his son to a violent home invasion, after which he decides to seek revenge against those responsible.

Role:
Johnny Vohden
Starring:
William Devane, James Best, Dabney Coleman, Linda Haynes
Directed By:
John Flynn
16. Men in Black 3 (2012)
24
13
Men in Black 3
PG-13
24
13

Boris the Animal, the last of his species who was captured by Agent K, flees from the maximum-security prison on the Moon. He travel backs in time to kill a younger K which will enable his fellow Boglodites to conquer Earth. Agent J must now travel back in time and team up with the younger K to prevent Boris from destroying humanity.

Role:
Agent K
Starring:
Tim Burton, Jada Pinkett Smith, Will Arnett, Jemaine Clement, Bill Hader, Emma Thompson, Nicole Scherzinger
Directed By:
Barry Sonnenfeld
17. Heaven & Earth (1993)
9
3
Heaven & Earth
R
9
3

During the Vietnam War, a Vietnamese woman’s life is shattered when her village is destroyed. After she is brutalized and raped, she tries to flee for the city. She manages to survive, and her life takes a turn when she meets a US Marine named Steve, who finds himself attracted to her, and asks her to marry him.

Starring:
Donal Logue, Debbie Reynolds, Haing S. Ngor, Bussaro Sanruck, Supak Pititam, Joan Chen, Thuan K. Nguyen
Directed By:
18. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1984)
6
4
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
6
4
Role:
Brick Pollitt
Starring:
Jessica Lange, Penny Fuller, Rip Torn, Kim Stanley
Directed By:
Jack Hofsiss
19. The Rainmaker (1982)
8
3
The Rainmaker
8
3
Role:
Starbuck
Starring:
James Cromwell, Tuesday Weld, William Katt, Lonny Chapman
Directed By:
John Frankenheimer
20. The Client (1994)
13
5
The Client
PG-13
13
5

The Client is a 1994 legal thriller film, which tells the story of a young boy who witnesses the suicide of a lawyer, and also has information regarding the disappearance of a politician. He hires a lawyer for protection when the District Attorney tries to use him to take down the mobsters. 

Role:
Roy Foltrigg
Starring:
Susan Sarandon, Mary-Louise Parker, Anthony Edwards, Brad Renfro, Kim Coates, James Thomas Patrick Walsh, William H. Macy
Directed By:
21. The Company Men (2010)
10
5
The Company Men
R
10
5

The Company Men is an American drama film, which revolves around three young men who lose their jobs when their company decides to downsize, due to a recession. The film shows how this affects them, their families and their communities, and how they struggle to reclaim their self-respect and give a new direction to their lives. 

Role:
Gene McClary
Starring:
Ben Affleck, Chris Cooper, Maria Bello, Craig T. Nelson, Kevin Costner, Suzanne Rico, Kent Shocknek
Directed By:
John Wells
22. A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
8
4
A Prairie Home Companion
PG-13
8
4

A Prairie Home Companion is a musical comedy drama film which shows us fictional behind-the-scene activities of the final broadcast of America’s most celebrated radio show.  

Role:
The Axeman
Starring:
Kevin Kline, Lily Tomlin, Maya Rudolph, Lindsay Lohan, Meryl Streep, Woody Harrelson, Garrison Keillor
Directed By:
23. The Amazing Howard Hughes (1977)
7
3
The Amazing Howard Hughes
7
3
Role:
Howard Hughes
Starring:
Sorrell Booke, Ed Flanders, James Hampton, Tovah Feldshuh, Lee Purcell
Directed By:
William A. Graham
24. Jason Bourne (2016)
19
10
Jason Bourne
PG-13
19
10

In this fifth film of Bourne series, the former CIA operative Jason Bourne, now recovered from his amnesia, attempts to find the truth behind his father’s death. He works with Nicky Parson who hacks CIA systems for program information, inviting attention of CIA cyber division’s head, Heather Lee. Alerted by Lee, CIA Director Dewey gives orders to hunt down Parson and Bourne.    

Role:
CIA Director Robert Dewey
Starring:
Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel
Directed By:
Paul Greengrass
25. The Homesman (2014)
11
5
The Homesman
R
11
5

In 1854, strong and independent spinster Mary Bee Cuddy takes on the responsibility of transporting three mentally unstable women in a covered wagon to a church in Iowa, but soon realizes how formidable the task can be. When she saves the life of a claim jumper George Briggs, she asks him to help her transport the women through the perilous harsh Nebraskan territory. 

Role:
George Briggs
Starring:
Hailee Steinfeld, Hilary Swank, John Lithgow, Meryl Streep, James Spader, David Dencik, Grace Gummer
Directed By:
Tommy Lee Jones
26. U.S. Marshals (1998)
14
6
U.S. Marshals
PG-13
14
6

U.S. Marshal, Samuel Gerard, is charged with the transport of federal fugitive Mark Roberts. However, when the plane crashes, Roberts escapes but not before rescuing other passengers. DSS Special Agent, John Royce, joins Gerard in the hunt for Roberts, but Gerard is starting to have doubts about Robert’s guilt. 

Role:
Chief Deputy Marshal Samuel Gerard
Starring:
Wesley Snipes, Robert Downey Jr., Joe Pantoliano, Daniel Roebuck
Directed By:
Stuart Baird
27. Under Siege (1992)
12
6
Under Siege
R
12
6

Battleship USS Missouri is hijacked by a group of terrorists led by ex-CIA operative, Bill Strannix. Their plan is to steal the ship's Tomahawk missiles. But standing in their way is the ship’s cook, Petty Officer Casey Ryback, who is in reality a former elite Navy Seal. 

Starring:
Steven Seagal, William Gary Busey, David McKnight, Damian Chapa, Troy Evans
Directed By:
Andrew Davis
28. Ad Astra (2019)
17
10
Ad Astra
PG-13
17
10

Sixteen years ago a team of astronauts reached Neptune under the leadership of Clifford McBride to search the galaxy for intelligent life; but nothing has been heard about them since then. Now that the solar system is being struck by mysterious power surges that can be traced to the same project created by Clifford, his son Roy must embark on a daring journey to uncover the truth.

Role:
Clifford McBride
Starring:
Brad Pitt, Liv Tyler, Natasha Lyonne, Donald Sutherland
Directed By:
James Gray
29. Space Cowboys (2000)
14
5
Space Cowboys
PG-13
14
5

Frank, Hawk, Tank, and Jerry were top Air force test pilots belonging to Team Daedalus. Trained to become America’s first space travelers, they were later replaced by chimpanzees. Years later, when a failing Soviet communications satellite is in danger of crashing down on earth, NASA approaches Frank for help. He agrees on the condition that the he has the full Daedalus team to help him. 

Role:
Hawk Hawkins
Starring:
James Garner, Clint Eastwood, William Devane, James Cromwell, Courtney B. Vance, Jon Hamm, Jay Leno
Directed By:
30. Double Jeopardy (1999)
13
6
Double Jeopardy
R
13
6

Libby Parsons is framed for the murder of her husband Nick, by Nick himself for insurance money and sent to prison. Libby earns her parole with the intent of killing Nick with impunity under the Double Jeopardy Clause in the U.S. Constitution and rescuing her son Matty. But parole officer Travis Lehman refuses to believe her. 

Role:
Travis
Starring:
Bruce Greenwood, Annabeth Gish, Ashley Judd, Jay Brazeau
Directed By:
Bruce Beresford
31. The Missing (2003)
11
4
The Missing
R
11
4

In 1885, single mother Maggie Gilkeson looks after her two daughters and ranch in New Mexico. When her teenage daughter Lily gets kidnapped by Apache shaman, she unwillingly takes help of her estranged father in finding her daughter. But they must get over the past and work as a team to recover Lily before she is compelled into prostitution across the border. 

Role:
Samuel Jones / Chaa-duu-ba-its-iidan
Starring:
Cate Blanchett, Elisabeth Moss, Aaron Eckhart, Val Edward Kilmer, Evan Rachel Wood, Jenna Boyd
Directed By:
32. Emperor (2012)
8
5
Emperor
PG-13
8
5
Role:
General Douglas MacArthur
Starring:
Matthew Fox, Eriko Hatsune, Toshiyuki Nishida, Masayoshi Haneda
Directed By:
Peter Webber
33. Rules of Engagement (2000)
10
4
Rules of Engagement
R
10
4

Col. Terry Childers is a Marine veteran and a hero. A decorated officer and a patriot, he is now being court martialled for opening fire on what is claimed to be peaceful demonstration in front of the US Embassy in Yemen. To defend him, he chooses an old comrade-in-arms, whom he had saved years ago during the Vietnam War. 

Role:
Col. Hayes 'Hodge' Hodges
Starring:
Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Kingsley, Guy Pearce, Bruce Greenwood
Directed By:
William Friedkin
34. The Package (1989)
6
4
The Package
R
6
4

The Package is an action crime drama thriller film which tells the story of sergeant Johnny Gallagher, an experienced green beret, who is assigned a mission to escort a prisoner Thomas Boyette back to the US. However, things get complicated when Boyette manages to escape, and Gallagher must now risk his life to catch him.

Role:
Thomas Boyette
Starring:
Gene Hackman, Pam Grier, Joanna Cassidy, Dennis Franz
Directed By:
Andrew Davis
35. Cobb (1994)
6
3
Cobb
R
6
3
Role:
Ty Cobb
Starring:
Robert Wuhl, Ned Bellamy, Lolita Davidovich, Scott Burkholder
Directed By:
Ron Shelton
36. Blue Sky (1994)
8
3
Blue Sky
PG-13
8
3
Role:
Hank Marshall
Starring:
Jessica Lange, Carrie Snodgress, Powers Boothe, Amy Locane
Directed By:
37. The Family (2013)
12
7
The Family
R
12
7

After making a deal under the FBI witness protection program to snitch on his old mafia associates, mobster Giovanni Manzoni is relocated to a quiet town of France with his wife Maggie, daughter Belle and son Warren. However, they do a poor job of masking their former "family" ways and draw the attention of vengeful mafia bosses.

Role:
Robert Stansfield
Starring:
Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Dianna Agron, John D'Leo
Directed By:
38. The River Rat (1984)
7
3
The River Rat
PG
7
3

Billy returns home after serving 13 years for a crime he didn’t commit, and meets his teenage daughter Jonsy for the first time. Their relationship is somewhat strained at first, but as he draws her into a boat restoration task, the two bond together. Threats from his corrupt parole officer turn things difficult for him, but Jonsy stands by Billy in support. 

Role:
Billy
Starring:
Brian Dennehy, Martha Plimpton, Shawn Smith, Nancy Lea Owen
Directed By:
Thomas Rickman
39. Criminal (2016)
9
6
Criminal
R
9
6

When an industrialist-cum-anarchist tries to steal nuclear codes, the hacker entrusted with the job decides to hand over the secret to CIA. Later, he is moved to a safe house; but before his location can be conveyed to anyone the CIA operative is murdered. To find him out, CIA has the agent’s memories, secrets, and skills implanted into a death-row inmate. 

Role:
Dr. Franks
Starring:
Gal Gadot, Ryan Reynolds, Scott Adkins, Antje Traue, Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Jordi Mollà
Directed By:
Ariel Vromen
40. Hope Springs (2012)
9
4
Hope Springs
PG-13
9
4

Kay and Arnold have been married for a long time, but they eventually find themselves losing the spark they had in their marriage. Things change when Kay decides to attend an intense, week-long counseling session to improve their relationship.  

Role:
Arnold
Starring:
Elisabeth Shue, Jean Smart, Mimi Rogers, Steve Carell, Meryl Streep
Directed By:
David Frankel
41. Shock and Awe (2017)
6
4
Shock and Awe
R
6
4
Role:
Joe Galloway
Starring:
Milla Jovovich, James Marsden, Rob Reiner, Jessica Biel, Woody Harrelson
Directed By:
42. Blown Away (1994)
9
4
Blown Away
R
9
4

As a serial bomber, targeting Boston bomb-squad members, kills a close friend of the recently retired explosive expert Jimmy Dove, he returns to help find the bomber. Dove soon identifies the man behind the bombings as former-colleague, radical Irishman Ryan Gaerity, who had escaped from prison to avenge Dove, whom he held responsible for his imprisonment. But can Dove stop the mad bomber? 

Role:
Gaerity
Starring:
Jeff Bridges, Cuba Gooding Jr., Lloyd Bridges, Forest Whitaker, Suzy Amis
Directed By:
Stephen Hopkins
43. Stormy Monday (1988)
6
3
Stormy Monday
R
6
3
Role:
Cosmo
Starring:
Melanie Griffith, Sean Bean, Sting, James Cosmo
Directed By:
Mike Figgis
44. Barn Burning (1980)
5
3
Barn Burning
5
3
Role:
Ab Snopes
Starring:
Carolyn Coates, Diane Kagan, Shawn Whittington, Michael Riney
Directed By:
Peter Werner
45. Men in Black II (2002)
21
15
Men in Black II
PG-13
21
15

The arrival of Serleena, a shape-shifting Kylothian alien in pursuit of Light of Zartha, threatens to destroy the earth. Agent Jay and Agent Kay must swing into action; however, Kay had his memories erased and leads a simple life of a postmaster. Jay now has to restore his memories and together the two men have to defeat the evil designs of Serleena.

Role:
Kay
Starring:
Johnny Knoxville, Rosario Dawson, Patrick Warburton, Lara Flynn Boyle, Peter Graves, Will Smith, David Cross
Directed By:
Barry Sonnenfeld
46. Jackson County Jail (1976)
5
3
Jackson County Jail
R
5
3

An advertizing executive leaves her cheating boyfriend and her home in Los Angeles, intending to reach New York by car. On the way, she picks up a young couple, who robs not only her purse, but also her car. Stranded without any identity card, she enters a bar and asks the bartender for a phone so that she can report the incident. What follows is a terrifying tale of humiliation and danger. 

Role:
Coley Blake
Starring:
Robert Carradine, Yvette Mimieux, Lisa Copeland, Cliff Emmich
Directed By:
Michael Miller
47. In the Electric Mist (2009)
7
4
In the Electric Mist
R
7
4

In the Electric Mist is a mystery crime film which revolves around a Louisiana detective named Dave, who tries to link the murder of a prostitute to a mobster in New Orleans who is co-producing a film based on the Civil War. He soon learns that he might be dealing with a serial killer.

Role:
Dave Robicheaux
Starring:
John Goodman, Mary Steenburgen, Levon Helm, Peter Sarsgaard, Kelly Macdonald
Directed By:
Bertrand Tavernier
48. Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
8
4
Eyes of Laura Mars
R
8
4

Eyes of Laura Mars is a mystery thriller film which tells the story of Laura, a well-known fashion photographer in New York City, who is known for her controversial work. Her life takes a turn all of a sudden when she gains the disturbing ability to see visions through the eyes of a serial killer. Although the police aid her, she is still unaware of the killer’s identity. Despite this, she tries to prevent the killer from targeting her friends and her associates.   

Role:
John Neville
Starring:
Faye Dunaway, Rene Auberjonois, Brad Dourif, Raul Julia
Directed By:
Irvin Kershner
49. House of Cards (1993)
6
3
House of Cards
PG-13
6
3
Role:
Jake Beerlander
Starring:
Kathleen Turner, Esther Rolle, Shiloh Strong, Asha Menina
Directed By:
Michael Lessac
50. Nate and Hayes (1983)
5
3
Nate and Hayes
PG
5
3

Nate and Hayes is an action adventure romantic comedy film which tells the story of Nathaniel Williamson,a missionary, who is being taken to an island mission along with Sophie, his fiancée. The roguish captain of the ship William Hayes takes a liking to Sophie as well. Things get ugly when Sophie is kidnapped by a slave trader named Ben Pease. Although Nate and Hayes have a friendly rivalry for Sophie’s affections, they team up to find her.

Role:
Captain Bully Hayes
Starring:
Michael O'Keefe, Max Phipps, Jenny Seagrove, Grant Tilly
Directed By:
Ferdinand Fairfax
51. The Park Is Mine (1985)
5
3
The Park Is Mine
5
3
Role:
Mitch
Starring:
Peter Dvorsky, Helen Shaver, Yaphet Kotto, Lawrence Dane
Directed By:
Steven Hilliard Stern
52. The Hunted (2003)
10
5
The Hunted
R
10
5

Aaron Hallam, a Special Force trained assassin, goes astray after witnessing war atrocities and starts killing civilians. Deep-woods tracker and former military instructor L.T. Bonham, Hallam’s mentor and trainer, is summoned from retirement to help FBI’s Abby Durrell stop his best student. Tracking Hallam in Oregon’s wilderness, they engage in a deadly game of wits that soon turns into battle for survival.  

Role:
L.T. Bonham
Starring:
Benicio Del Toro, Leslie Stefanson, Connie Nielsen, John Finn
Directed By:
William Friedkin
53. Smash-Up on Interstate 5 (1976)
5
3
Smash-Up on Interstate 5
5
3
Starring:
Buddy Ebsen, Herb Edelman, Robert Conrad, Sian Barbara Allen
Directed By:
John Llewellyn Moxey
54. The Big Town (1987)
5
3
The Big Town
R
5
3
Role:
George Cole
Starring:
Matt Dillon, Lee Grant, Tom Skerritt, Diane Lane, Bruce Dern
Directed By:
Ben Bolt, Harold Becker
55. Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)
8
6
Mechanic: Resurrection
R
8
6

After his girlfriend is kidnapped by his arch-rival, a retired contract killer named Arthur is forced to assassinate three men and make the kills look like accidents. 

Role:
Max Adams
Starring:
Jason Statham, Jessica Alba, Michelle Yeoh, Sam Hazeldine
Directed By:
Dennis Gansel
56. Back Roads (1981)
4
4
Back Roads
R
4
4

Hooker with a heart of gold, Amy Post, has an encounter with boxer Elmore Pratt who has just been let go of his job. He is unable to pay her for her services. Pratt decides to then punch a plainclothes policeman and the two drive away together to California. 

Role:
Elmore Pratt
Starring:
David Keith, Sally Field, Miriam Colon, Michael V. Gazzo
Directed By:
Martin Ritt
57. The Comeback Trail (2020)
5
4
The Comeback Trail
R
5
4

The Comeback Trail is a crime comedy film which tells the story of Max, a movie producer who is going through financial issues, and also owes a huge amount of money to a gangster. Therefore, along with his nephew, he comes up with a plan involving an insurance scam. They decide to make a movie with an ageing actor, and get him killed on the sets, making it look like an accident, so that they can claim the insurance money.  

Role:
Duke Montana
Starring:
Emile Davenport Hirsch, Zach Braff, Morgan Freeman, Robert De Niro
58. Volcano (1997)
10
6
Volcano
PG-13
10
6

Following an earthquake, geologist Amy Barnes warns Los Angeles citizen of an approaching disaster. When Emergency Management Chief, Mike Roark, decides to investigate with Amy Barnes, they realize that a new volcano has formed beneath La Brea Tar Pits. As the endless tide of erupting white-hot lava threatens to engulf the city, can the two find a way to avert the devastation? 

Role:
Mike Roark
Starring:
Keith David, Don Cheadle, Anne Heche, Gaby Hoffmann
Directed By:
Mick Jackson
59. Black Moon Rising (1986)
5
4
Black Moon Rising
R
5
4
Role:
Quint
Starring:
Linda Hamilton, Keenan Wynn, Robert Vaughn, Richard Jaeckel, Lee Ving
Directed By:
Harley Cokeliss
60. Batman Forever (1995)
14
13
Batman Forever
PG-13
14
13

A superhero film based on the DC Comics character Batman, the movie focuses on Batman trying to stop the villainous Two-Face and the Riddler from implementing their malicious scheme of stealing confidential information that could threaten Gotham city’s freedom. 

Role:
Two-Face / Harvey Dent
Starring:
Jim Carrey, Drew Barrymore, Nicole Kidman, Ed Begley Jr., Jon Favreau, Val Edward Kilmer, Val Kilmer
Directed By:
61. Man of the House (2005)
6
5
Man of the House
PG-13
6
5

When five university cheerleaders witness the murder of a key informant against an infamous crime-lord, their lives are at risk till the murderer is apprehended. Texas Ranger Roland Sharp, assigned to safeguard them, goes undercover as their assistant coach, moving in with them in a secret place. Soon rule-minded Sharp realizes that it’s not easy to keep the feisty girls in line.

Role:
Roland Sharp
Starring:
Christina Milian, Cedric the Entertainer, Monica Keena, Paula Garcés
Directed By:
Stephen Herek
62. The Betsy (1978)
4
4
The Betsy
R
4
4
Role:
Angelo Perino
Starring:
Katharine Ross, Robert Duvall, Laurence Olivier, Jane Alexander
Directed By:
Daniel Petrie
63. Wander (2020)
4
5
Wander
R
4
5
Role:
Jimmy Cleats
Starring:
Katheryn Winnick, Aaron Eckhart
64. Fire Birds (1990)
3
4
Fire Birds
PG-13
3
4
Role:
Brad Little
Starring:
Nicolas Cage, Sean Young, Bryan Kestner, Illana Diamant
Directed By:
David Green
65. Just Getting Started (2017)
3
4
Just Getting Started
PG-13
3
4
Role:
Leo
Starring:
Jane Seymour, Rene Russo, Morgan Freeman, Joe Pantoliano
Directed By:
Ron Shelton
66. Eliza's Horoscope (1975)
2
3
Eliza's Horoscope
2
3
Role:
Tommy Lee
Starring:
Elizabeth Moorman, Rose Quong, Pierre Byland, Marcel Sabourin
Directed By:
Gordon Sheppard
67. The Good Old Boys (1995)
9
3
The Good Old Boys
9
3
Role:
Hewey Calloway
Starring:
Frances McDormand, Sam Shepard, Sissy Spacek, Matt Damon, Terry Kinney
Directed By:
Tommy Lee Jones
68. April Morning (1988)
6
3
April Morning
6
3
Role:
Moses Cooper
Starring:
Robert Urich, Chad Lowe, Meredith Salenger, Susan Blakely
Directed By:
Delbert Mann
69. Gotham (1988)
7
3
Gotham
R
7
3
Role:
Eddie Mallard
Starring:
Virginia Madsen, Kevin Jarre, Colin Bruce, Denise Stephenson
Directed By:
Lloyd Fonvielle
70. Stranger on My Land (1988)
4
4
Stranger on My Land
4
4
Role:
Bud Whitman
Starring:
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jeff Allin, Richard Anderson, Tip Boxell, Michael Paul Chan
Directed By:
Larry Elikann
71. Broken Vows (1987)
4
4
Broken Vows
4
4
Role:
Pater Joseph McMahon
Starring:
M. Emmet Walsh, Milo O'Shea, Annette O'Toole, David Groh
Directed By:
Jud Taylor
72. Charlie Sheen's Stunts Spectacular (1994)
4
4
Charlie Sheen's Stunts Spectacular
4
4
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Charlie Sheen, Michael Caine, Charlton Heston, BJ Davis, Julia Davis
Directed By:
BJ Davis

Director

The Sunset Limited (2011)
12
5
The Sunset Limited
TV-MA
12
5
Starring:
Samuel L. Jackson, Samuel L. Jackson
Directed By:
Tommy Lee Jones
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)
15
5
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada
R
15
5

This is the story of a Mexican ranch worker, accidentally killed by a border officer in Texas. Although he is quickly buried by his killer, the body is later found and reburied in a local cemetery. Meanwhile, his friend, a rancher, decides to fulfill a promise he has made to the deceased man and sets out on a long and dangerous journey to accomplish it. 

Starring:
January Jones, Levon Helm, Barry Pepper, Julio Cesar Cedillo, Dwight Yoakam
Directed By:
Tommy Lee Jones
The Homesman (2014)
13
6
The Homesman
R
13
6

In 1854, strong and independent spinster Mary Bee Cuddy takes on the responsibility of transporting three mentally unstable women in a covered wagon to a church in Iowa, but soon realizes how formidable the task can be. When she saves the life of a claim jumper George Briggs, she asks him to help her transport the women through the perilous harsh Nebraskan territory. 

Starring:
Hailee Steinfeld, Hilary Swank, John Lithgow, Meryl Streep, James Spader, David Dencik, Grace Gummer
Directed By:
Tommy Lee Jones
The Good Old Boys (1995)
8
3
The Good Old Boys
8
3
Starring:
Frances McDormand, Sam Shepard, Sissy Spacek, Matt Damon, Terry Kinney
Directed By:
Tommy Lee Jones

Narrator/Dubbing

Small Soldiers (1998)
16
10
Small Soldiers
PG-13
16
10

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. 

Role:
Chip Hazard (voice)
Starring:
Kirsten Dunst, Bruce Dern, Jim Brown, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Denis Leary, Phil Hartman, Frank Langella
Directed By:
Joe Dante

TV Shows

Lonesome Dove
37
5
Lonesome Dove
TV-14
37
5
Role:
Woodrow F. Call
Starring:
Steve Buscemi, Danny Glover, Chris Cooper, Robert Duvall, Robert Urich, Diane Lane
Directed By:
Simon Wincer
Family
9
3
Family
9
3
Starring:
Jonathan Banks, Michael J. Fox, Alice Ghostley, Henry Fonda, Season Hubley, Kim Richards, Michael Keaton
Directed By:
Billy Joel: Piano Man (1973)
8
2
Billy Joel: Piano Man
8
2
Role:
Paul
Starring:
Billy Joel
Barnaby Jones
8
4
Barnaby Jones
8
4
Starring:
Nick Nolte, Claude Akins, Sean Penn, Robert Reed, William Shatner, Denver Pyle, Larry Hagman
Directed By:
Leo Penn, Walter Grauman, Seymour Robbie, Corey Allen, Michael Caffey
One Life to Live
8
5
One Life to Live
TV-PG
8
5
Starring:
Rebecca Schaeffer, Laurence Fishburne, Hayden Panettiere, John Amos, Wendy Williams, Kathy Bates, Sarah Hyland
Directed By:
Gary Donatelli, Larry Carpenter, Jill Mitwell, Mary Ryan, Danielle Faraldo
Will Smith: Men in Black (1997)
6
4
Will Smith: Men in Black
6
4
Role:
Agent K (uncredited)
Starring:
Will Smith, Will Smith
Directed By:
Robert Caruso
Baretta
9
4
Baretta
9
4
Starring:
Erik Estrada, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Mel Ferrer, Charles Durning, Margot Kidder, Doris Roberts, Slim Pickens
Directed By:
Don Medford, Bernard L. Kowalski, Robert Douglas, Reza Badiyi, Burt Brinckerhoff
Charlie's Angels
16
8
Charlie's Angels
16
8
Starring:
Kim Basinger, Jamie Lee Curtis, John Forsythe, Timothy Dalton, Eric Braeden, Patrick Wayne, Tom Selleck
Directed By:
Dennis Donnelly, Allen Baron, Don Chaffey, George McCowan, Georg Stanford Brown

Tommy Lee Jones Awards

Academy Awards
The Fugitive Best Actor in a Supporting Role 1994
Golden Globe Awards
The Fugitive Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 1994
Primetime Emmy Awards
The Executioner's Song Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special 1983
MTV Movie & TV Awards
The Fugitive Best On-Screen Duo 1994