Best Bill Paxton movies

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Best Bill Paxton movies
Today we present the best Bill Paxton movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Bill Paxton:

TOP 25:
The Evening Star
The Evening Star
Bill Paxton as: Jerry Bruckner
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Family
Release: 1996
Continuing the story of Aurora Greenway in her latter years. After the death of her daughter, Aurora struggled to keep her family together, but has one grandson in jail, a rebellious granddaughter, and another grandson living just above the poverty line.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Miranda Richardson movies?

TOP 24:
Mean Dreams
Mean Dreams
Bill Paxton as: Wayne Caraway
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2016
When two youngsters meet and fall for each other, they must go on the run from the girl's corrupt father, who is also the sheriff of the town.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sophie Nélisse movies?


TOP 23:
Stripes
Stripes
Bill Paxton as: Soldier
Genre: Action, Comedy
Release: 1981
John Winger, an indolent sad sack in his 30s, impulsively joins the U.S. Army after losing his job, his girlfriend and his apartment.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Hayden Panettiere movies?

TOP 22:
2 Guns
2 Guns
Bill Paxton as: Earl
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Release: 2013
A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the two men believe they have been stealing money from.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Edward James Olmos movies?

TOP 21:
Weird Science
Weird Science
Bill Paxton as: Chet Donnelly
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Science Fiction
Release: 1985
Two unpopular teenagers, Gary and Wyatt, fail at all attempts to be accepted by their peers. Their desperation to be liked leads them to "create" a woman via their computer. Their living and breathing creation is a gorgeous woman, Lisa, whose purpose is to boost their confidence level by putting them into situations which require Gary and Wyatt to act like men.


TOP 20:
The Gamechangers
The Gamechangers
Bill Paxton as: Jack Thompson
Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Release: 2015
This 90-minute factual drama goes behind the scenes of the hit video game Grand Theft Auto, arguably the greatest British coding success since Bletchley Park. The fastest-selling entertainment product in history comes not from Silicon Valley, but is driven by a bunch of British game designers. Friends since their school days, they are led by the game's mastermind-designer, Sam Houser. By 2002, Sam and his creative team have constructed for their fans a vast virtual world, teeming with a high-octane mix of criminal characters, lethal weapons and outrageous storylines. Here you can even shape and sculpt your avatar, crafting their character and appearance to your personal preference. This drama is for an adult audience and has not been authorised by the producers of Grand Theft Auto. Rather, it is based on court documents and interviews with many of those involved in the real events behind this compelling story.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Daniel Radcliffe movies?

TOP 19:
Commando
Commando
Bill Paxton as: Intercept Officer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 1985
John Matrix, the former leader of a special commando strike force that always got the toughest jobs done, is forced back into action when his young daughter is kidnapped. To find her, Matrix has to fight his way through an array of punks, killers, one of his former commandos, and a fully equipped private army. With the help of a feisty stewardess and an old friend, Matrix has only a few hours to overcome his greatest challenge: finding his daughter before she's killed.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Steve Austin movies?

TOP 18:
One False Move
One False Move
Bill Paxton as: Dale 'Hurricane' Dixon
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1992
Following a series of drug deals and murders, three criminals -- Fantasia, Ray Malcolm and Pluto -- travel from Los Angeles to Houston, finally arriving in a small Arkansas town to go into hiding. Two detectives from the LAPD, who are already on the case, contact the town's sheriff, Dale Dixon, to alert him of the fugitives' presence in the area. Underestimating Dixon, the criminals have no idea what they are about to face.


TOP 17:
The Last Supper
The Last Supper
Bill Paxton as: Zachary Cody
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1995
A group of idealistic, but frustrated, liberals succumb to the temptation of murdering rightwing pundits for their political beliefs.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mark Harmon movies?

TOP 16:
Streets of Fire
Streets of Fire
Bill Paxton as: Clyde the Bartender
Genre: Action
Release: 1984
Raven Shaddock and his gang of merciless biker friends kidnap rock singer Ellen Aim. Ellen's former lover, soldier-for-hire Tom Cody, happens to be passing through town on a visit. In an attempt to save his star act, Ellen's manager hires Tom to rescue her. Along with a former soldier, they battle through dangerous cityscapes, determined to get Ellen back.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Elizabeth Daily movies?

TOP 15:

Million Dollar Arm

Million Dollar Arm
Bill Paxton as: Tom House
Genre: Drama
Release: 2014
In a last-ditch effort to save his career, sports agent JB Bernstein (Jon Hamm) dreams up a wild game plan to find Major League Baseball’s next great pitcher from a pool of cricket players in India. He soon discovers two young men who can throw a fastball but know nothing about the game of baseball. Or America. It’s an incredible and touching journey that will change them all — especially JB, who learns valuable lessons about teamwork, commitment and family.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alan Arkin movies?


TOP 14:

Near Dark

Near Dark
Bill Paxton as: Severen
Genre: Horror
Release: 1987
A mid-western farm boy reluctantly becomes a member of the undead when a girl he meets turns out to be part of a band of southern vampires who roam the highways in stolen cars.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Lance Henriksen movies?

TOP 13:

Indian Summer

Indian Summer
Bill Paxton as: Jack Belston
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1993
A group of childhood friends, now in their thirties, reunite at Camp Tamakwa. Only a few of the original campers show up, but they still have a good time reminiscing. The people share experiences and grow while at the camp. They are dismayed to discover that the camp's owner, Unca Lou, is going to close the camp down.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alain Delon movies?

TOP 12:

Butcher, Baker, Nightmare Maker

Butcher, Baker, Nightmare Maker
Bill Paxton as: Eddie
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Release: 1982
Rejected by her lover, the only man left in Cheryl's life is the orphaned nephew she has raised as her own son. She'll stop at nothing to keep Billy with her. When her plans misfire, she is swept up into an insane frenzy that means death to anyone who comes between her and her obsession. But the investigating detective is convinced that Billy is the real killer - and determined to prove it. Madness and fanaticism work together to drag all concerned into a terrifying vortex of blood-letting that adds a nightmarish twist to the classic Oedipus story.

TOP 11:

True Lies

True Lies
Bill Paxton as: Simon
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 1994
A fearless, globe-trotting, terrorist-battling secret agent has his life turned upside down when he discovers his wife might be having an affair with a used car salesman while terrorists smuggle nuclear war heads into the United States.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Eliza Dushku movies?


TOP 10:

Ghosts of the Abyss

Ghosts of the Abyss
Bill Paxton as: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2003
Academy Award® winning director and master storyteller James Cameron journeys back to the site of his greatest inspiration, the legendary wreck of the Titanic. With a team of the world's foremost historic and marine experts and friend Bill Paxton, he embarks on an unscripted adventure back to the final grave where nearly 1,500 souls lost their lives almost a century ago.

TOP 9:

Frailty

Frailty
Bill Paxton as: Father Meeks
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2001
A man confesses to an FBI agent his family's story of how his religious fanatic father's visions lead to a series of murders to destroy supposed 'demons'.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Powers Boothe movies?

TOP 8:

A Simple Plan

A Simple Plan
Bill Paxton as: Hank Mitchell
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 1998
Captivated by the lure of sudden wealth, the quiet rural lives of two brothers erupt into conflicts of greed, paranoia and distrust when over $4 million in cash is discovered at the remote site of a downed small airplane. Their simple plan to retain the money while avoiding detection opens a Pandora's box when the fear of getting caught triggers panicked behavior and leads to virulent consequences.

TOP 7:

Apollo 13

Apollo 13
Bill Paxton as: Fred Haise
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1995
The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1970, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from Earth, the astronauts work furiously with the ground crew to avert tragedy.

TOP 6:

Tombstone

Tombstone
Bill Paxton as: Morgan Earp
Genre: Western, Action
Release: 1993
Legendary marshal Wyatt Earp, now a weary gunfighter, joins his brothers Morgan and Virgil to pursue their collective fortune in the thriving mining town of Tombstone. But Earp is forced to don a badge again and get help from his notorious pal Doc Holliday when a gang of renegade brigands and rustlers begins terrorizing the town.


TOP 5:

The Terminator

The Terminator
Bill Paxton as: Punk Leader
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1984
In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical hegemony. Meanwhile, the human-resistance movement dispatches a lone warrior to safeguard Sarah. Can he stop the virtually indestructible killing machine?

TOP 4:

Edge of Tomorrow

Edge of Tomorrow
Bill Paxton as: Msg. Farell
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Release: 2014
Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same day and is forced to fight and die again... and again - as physical contact with the alien has thrown him into a time loop.

TOP 3:

Nightcrawler

Nightcrawler
Bill Paxton as: Joe Loder
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2014
When Lou Bloom, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran.

TOP 2:

Titanic

Titanic
Bill Paxton as: Brock Lovett
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1997
101-year-old Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story of her life aboard the Titanic, 84 years later. A young Rose boards the ship with her mother and fiancé. Meanwhile, Jack Dawson and Fabrizio De Rossi win third-class tickets aboard the ship. Rose tells the whole story from Titanic's departure through to its death—on its first and last voyage—on April 15, 1912.

TOP 1:

Aliens

Aliens
Bill Paxton as: Pvt. William L. Hudson
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Release: 1986
When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story—all contact is lost with the planet and colonists. They enlist Ripley and the colonial marines to return and search for answers.



If you like the best Bill Paxton movies, then you will also like the best Lance Henriksen movies, where many of their films coincide.