Best Scott Glenn movies

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Best Scott Glenn movies
Today we present the best Scott Glenn 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 Scott Glenn:

TOP 25:
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Scott Glenn as: Donald Rumsfeld
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2008
The story of the eventful life of George W. Bush—his struggles and triumphs, how he found both his wife and his faith—and the critical days leading up to his decision to invade Iraq.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Michael Gaston movies?

TOP 24:
Man on Fire
Man on Fire
Scott Glenn as: Creasy
Genre: Action
Release: 1987
An ex-CIA agent is hired to protect the daughter of a rich American family.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Radha Mitchell movies?


TOP 23:
Greenland
Greenland
Genre: Action, Thriller
Release: 2020
A detached married couple must get their son and themselves to safety after being randomly selected to enter an underground bunker, as a massive object from space threatens to destroy the world in less than 48 hours.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Hope Davis movies?

TOP 22:
Urban Cowboy
Urban Cowboy
Scott Glenn as: Wes
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1980
After moving to Pasadena, Texas, country boy Bud Davis starts hanging around a bar called Gilley's, where he falls in love with Sissy, a cowgirl who believes the sexes are equal. They eventually marry, but their relationship is turbulent due to Bud's traditional view of gender roles. Jealousy over his rival leads to their separation, but Bud attempts to win Sissy back by triumphing at Gilley's mechanical bull-riding competition.

TOP 21:
Camille
Camille
Scott Glenn as: Sheriff Foster
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
A twisted honeymoon adventure about a young couple on their way to Niagara Falls.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ed Lauter movies?


TOP 20:
The River
The River
Scott Glenn as: Joe Wade
Genre: Drama
Release: 1984
Farming family battles severe storms, a bank threatening to reposses their farm, and other hard times in a battle to save and hold on to their farm.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Adrienne Corri movies?

TOP 19:
Tall Tale
Tall Tale
Scott Glenn as: J.P. Stiles
Genre: Adventure, Family
Release: 1995
A young boy draws on the inspiration of legendary western characters to find the strength to fight an evil land baron in the old west who wants to steal his family's farm and destroy their idyllic community. When Daniel Hackett sees his father Jonas gravely wounded by the villainous Stiles, his first urge is for his family to flee the danger, and give up their life on a farm which Daniel has come to despise anyway. Going alone to a lake to try to decide what to do, he falls asleep on a boat and wakes to find himself in the wild west, in the company of such "tall tale" legends as Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan, John Henry and Calamity Jane. Together, they battle the same villains Daniel is facing in his "real" world, ending with a heroic confrontation in which the boy stands up to Stiles and his henchmen, and rallies his neighbors to fight back against land grabbers who want to destroy their town.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Stephen Lang movies?

TOP 18:
Buffalo Soldiers
Buffalo Soldiers
Scott Glenn as: Sergeant Lee
Genre: Drama, Comedy, War, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2002
A criminal subculture operates among U.S. soldiers stationed in West Germany just before the fall of the Berlin wall.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Leon movies?


TOP 17:
The Shipping News
The Shipping News
Scott Glenn as: Jack Buggit
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2001
An emotionally-beaten man with his young daughter moves to his ancestral home in Newfoundland to reclaim his life.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Rhys Ifans movies?

TOP 16:
Courage Under Fire
Courage Under Fire
Scott Glenn as: Gartner
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery, War
Release: 1996
A US Army officer, who made a "friendly fire" mistake that was covered up, has been reassigned to a desk job. He is tasked to investigate a female chopper commander's worthiness to be awarded the Medal of Honor. At first all seems in order. But then he begins to notice inconsistencies between the testimonies of the witnesses...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Meg Ryan movies?

TOP 15:

Backdraft

Backdraft
Scott Glenn as: John 'Axe' Adcox
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1991
Firemen brothers Brian and Stephen McCaffrey battle each other over past slights while trying to stop an arsonist with a diabolical agenda from torching Chicago.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jennifer Jason Leigh movies?


TOP 14:

Absolute Power

Absolute Power
Scott Glenn as: Bill Burton
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Release: 1997
A master thief coincidentally is robbing a house where a murder—in which the President of The United States is involved—occurs in front of his eyes. He is forced to run, while holding evidence that could convict the President.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Richard Jenkins movies?

TOP 13:

The Virgin Suicides

The Virgin Suicides
Scott Glenn as: Father Moody
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1999
A group of male friends become obsessed with five mysterious sisters who are sheltered by their strict, religious parents.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best A.J. Cook movies?

TOP 12:

Silverado

Silverado
Scott Glenn as: Emmett
Genre: Western
Release: 1985
Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a corrupt sheriff and a murderous posse. It's up to the sharp-shooting foursome to save the day, but first they have to break each other out of jail, and learn who their real friends are.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best John Cleese movies?

TOP 11:

The Player

The Player
Scott Glenn as: Scott Glenn
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1992
A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?


TOP 10:

Carla's Song

Carla's Song
Scott Glenn as: Bradley
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Release: 1996
A Glasgow man visits war-torn Nicaragua with a refugee tormented by her memories.

TOP 9:

Secretariat

Secretariat
Scott Glenn as: Chris Chenery
Genre: Drama
Release: 2010
Housewife and mother Penny Chenery agrees to take over her ailing father's Virginia-based Meadow Stables, despite her lack of horse-racing knowledge. Against all odds, Chenery - with the help of veteran trainer Lucien Laurin - manages to navigate the male-dominated business, ultimately fostering the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years.

TOP 8:

Training Day

Training Day
Scott Glenn as: Roger
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2001
On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop works with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.

TOP 7:

Nashville

Nashville
Scott Glenn as: Pfc. Glenn Kelly
Genre: Drama, Music, Comedy
Release: 1975
The intersecting stories of twenty-four characters—from country star to wannabe to reporter to waitress— connect to the music business in Nashville, Tennessee.

TOP 6:

The Bourne Ultimatum

The Bourne Ultimatum
Scott Glenn as: Ezra Kramer
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2007
Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne must finally uncover his dark past while dodging The Company's best efforts to eradicate him.


TOP 5:

The Hunt for Red October

The Hunt for Red October
Scott Glenn as: Bart Mancuso
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 1990
A new, technologically-superior Soviet sub, the Red October, is heading for the U.S. coast under the command of Captain Marko Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is planning to attack. A lone CIA analyst has a different idea: he thinks Ramius is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find him and prove it — because the entire Russian naval and air commands are trying to find him, too.

TOP 4:

The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff
Scott Glenn as: Alan Shepard
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1983
A chronicle of the original Mercury astronauts in the formation of America's space program: Alan Shepherd, the first American in space; Gus Grissom, the benighted astronaut for whom nothing works out as planned; John Glenn, the straight-arrow 'boy scout' of the bunch who was the first American to orbit the earth; and the remaining pilots: Deke Slayton, Scott Carpenter and Wally Schirra.

TOP 3:

Freedom Writers

Freedom Writers
Scott Glenn as: Steve Gruwell
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2007
A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.

TOP 2:

Apocalypse Now

Apocalypse Now
Scott Glenn as: Lieutenant Richard M. Colby
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.

TOP 1:

The Silence of the Lambs

The Silence of the Lambs
Scott Glenn as: Jack Crawford
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Horror
Release: 1991
Clarice Starling is a top student at the FBI's training academy. Jack Crawford wants Clarice to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist who is also a violent psychopath, serving life behind bars for various acts of murder and cannibalism. Crawford believes that Lecter may have insight into a case and that Starling, as an attractive young woman, may be just the bait to draw him out.



If you like the best Scott Glenn movies, then you will also like the best Jeff Goldblum movies, where many of their films coincide.