Best R. Lee Ermey movies

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Best R. Lee Ermey movies
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TOP 25:
Body Snatchers
Body Snatchers
Character: General Platt
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1993
When Environmental Protection Agency inspector Steve Malone travels to a remote military base in order to check for toxic materials, he brings his family along for the ride. After arriving at the base, his teenage daughter Marti befriends Jean Platt, daughter of the base's commander, General Platt. When people at the base begin acting strangely, Marti becomes convinced that they are slowly being replaced by plant-like aliens.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Donald Sutherland movies?

TOP 24:
Skipped Parts
Skipped Parts
Character: Caspar Callahan
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2000
A woman and her son must leave a small South Carolina town because of her wild behavior.


TOP 23:
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Character: Sheriff Hoyt
Genre: Horror
Release: 2003
After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jordana Brewster movies?

TOP 22:
Sommersby
Sommersby
Character: Dick Mead
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery, Romance
Release: 1993
Set in the south of the United States just after the Civil War, Laurel Sommersby is just managing to work the farm without her husband Jack, believed killed in the Civil War. By all accounts, Jack Sommersby was not a pleasant man, thus when he returns, Laurel has mixed emotions. It appears that Jack has changed a great deal, leading some people to believe that this is not actually Jack but an imposter. Laurel herself is unsure, but willing to take the man into her home, and perhaps later into her heart...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Frankie Faison movies?

TOP 21:
X-Men: The Last Stand
X-Men: The Last Stand
Character: Sergeant (voice)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2006
When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men—led by Professor Charles Xavier—and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organised under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bill Duke movies?


TOP 20:
Toy Soldiers
Toy Soldiers
Character: General Kramer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 1991
After federal agents arrest a drug czar and put him on trial, the cartel leader's vicious son storms a prep school and takes its students hostage. They rebel against the armed intruders and try to take back their academy by any means necessary.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sean Astin movies?

TOP 19:
Recess: School's Out
Recess: School's Out
Character: Colonel O'Malley (voice)
Genre: Science Fiction, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2001
It's the most exciting time of year at Third Street Elementary-- the end of the School Year! But boredom quickly sets in for protagonist TJ Detweiler, as his friends are headed for Summer Camp. One day, while passing by the school on his bike, he notices a green glow coming from the school's auditorium. This is the work of the insidious ex-principal of Third Street, Phillium Benedict and his gang of ninjas and secret service look-alikes! Benedict is planning to get rid of Summer Vacation using his newly-acquired Tractor Beam, which he stole from the US Military Base in an effort to raise US Test Scores, and it's up to the Recess Gang to stop him!
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kath Soucie movies?

TOP 18:
The Boys in Company C
The Boys in Company C
Character: Sergeant Loyce
Genre: War
Release: 1978
Disheartened by futile combat, appalled by the corruption of their South Vietnamese ally, and constantly endangered by the incompetence of their own company commander, the young men find a possible way out of the war. They are told that if they purposely lose a soccer game against a South Vietnamese team, they can spend the rest of their tour playing exhibition games behind the lines.


TOP 17:
Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult
Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult
Character: Prison Guard
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 1994
Frank Drebin is persuaded out of retirement to go undercover in a state prison. There he is to find out what top terrorist, Rocco, has planned for when he escapes. Frank's wife, Jane, is desperate for a baby.. this adds to Frank's problems. A host of celebrities at the Academy awards ceremony are humiliated by Frank as he blunders his way trying to foil Rocco.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Morgan Fairchild movies?

TOP 16:
Life
Life
Character: Older Sheriff Pike
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 1999
Two men in 1930s Mississippi become friends after being sentenced to life in prison together for a crime they did not commit.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Timothy Spall movies?

TOP 15:

Prefontaine

Prefontaine
Character: Bill Bowerman
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1997
It's the true-life story of legendary track star Steve Prefontaine, the exciting and sometimes controversial "James Dean of Track," whose spirit captured the heart of the nation! Cocky, charismatic, and tough, "Pre" was a running rebel who defied rules, pushed limits ... and smashed records ...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jared Leto movies?


TOP 14:

The Salton Sea

The Salton Sea
Character: Verne Plummer
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2002
After the murder of his beloved wife, a man in search of redemption is set adrift in a world where nothing is as it seems. On his journey, he befriends slacker Jimmy "The Finn", becomes involved in rescuing his neighbor Colette from her own demons, and gets entangled in a web of deceit full of unexpected twists and turns.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Vincent D'Onofrio movies?

TOP 13:

The Frighteners

The Frighteners
Character: Sgt. Hiles
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Release: 1996
Once an architect, Frank Bannister now passes himself off as an exorcist of evil spirits. To bolster his facade, he claims his "special" gift is the result of a car accident that killed his wife. But what he does not count on is more people dying in the small town where he lives. As he tries to piece together the supernatural mystery of these killings, he falls in love with the wife of one of the victims and deals with a crazy FBI agent.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Chi McBride movies?

TOP 12:

Machete Maidens Unleashed!

Machete Maidens Unleashed!
Character: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2010
In the final decades of the 20th century, the Philippines was a country where low-budget exploitation-film producers were free to make nearly any kind of movie they wanted, any way they pleased. It was a country with extremely lax labor regulations and a very permissive attitude towards cultural expression. As a result, it became a hotbed for the production of cheapie movies. Their history and the genre itself are detailed in this breezy, nostalgic documentary.

TOP 11:

Murder in the First

Murder in the First
Character: Judge Clawson
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 1995
Inspired by a true story. A petty criminal sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s is caught attempting to make an escape. As punishment he is put in solitary confinement. The maximum stay is supposed to be 19 days, but Henri spends years alone, cold and in complete darkness, only to emerge a madman and soon to be a murderer. The story follows a rookie lawyer attempting to prove that Alcatraz was to blame.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Stephen Tobolowsky movies?


TOP 10:

Leaving Las Vegas

Leaving Las Vegas
Character: Conventioneer
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1995
Ben Sanderson, an alcoholic Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his drinking, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-interference pact with prostitute Sera.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Xander Berkeley movies?

TOP 9:

Filmworker

Filmworker
Character: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2018
The story of Leon Vitali, who surrendered his promising acting career to become Stanley Kubrick's devoted right-hand man.

TOP 8:

Dead Man Walking

Dead Man Walking
Character: Clyde Percy
Genre: Drama
Release: 1995
A justice drama based on a true story about a man on death row who in his last days forms a strong relationship with a nun who teaches him forgiveness and gives him spirituality as she accompanies him to his execution.

TOP 7:

Toy Story 2

Toy Story 2
Character: Sarge (voice)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 1999
Andy heads off to Cowboy Camp, leaving his toys to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when an obsessive toy collector named Al McWhiggen, owner of Al's Toy Barn kidnaps Woody. Andy's toys mount a daring rescue mission, Buzz Lightyear meets his match and Woody has to decide where he and his heart truly belong.

TOP 6:

Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning
Character: Mayor Tilman
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1988
Two FBI agents investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s seek to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small Southern town where segregation divides black and white. The younger agent trained in FBI school runs up against the small town ways of his partner, a former sheriff.


TOP 5:

Toy Story 3

Toy Story 3
Character: Sarge (voice)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2010
Woody, Buzz, and the rest of Andy's toys haven't been played with in years. With Andy about to go to college, the gang find themselves accidentally left at a nefarious day care center. The toys must band together to escape and return home to Andy.

TOP 4:

Toy Story

Toy Story
Character: Sergeant (voice)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 1995
Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from their owner, the duo eventually learns to put aside their differences.

TOP 3:

Full Metal Jacket

Full Metal Jacket
Character: Gny. Sgt. Hartman
Genre: Drama, War
Release: 1987
A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.

TOP 2:

Se7en

Se7en
Character: Police Captain
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1995
Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from the tortured remains of one victim to the next. The seasoned Det. Sommerset researches each sin in an effort to get inside the killer's mind, while his novice partner, Mills, scoffs at his efforts to unravel the case.

TOP 1:

Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now
Character: Eagle Thrust Seven Helicopter Pilot (uncredited)
Genre: Drama, War
Release: 1979
At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, "does not exist, nor will it ever exist." His goal is to locate - and eliminate - a mysterious Green Beret Colonel named Walter Kurtz, who has been leading his personal army on illegal guerrilla missions into enemy territory.



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