Top 100 Eric Roberts Films

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1. It's My Party (1996)

R | 110 min | Drama, Romance

"You won't leave me, will you?" Nick asks Brandon shortly after revealing to him the results of his last blood test for HIV. "I don't want to die alone." In spite of Brandon's protestations... See full summary »

Director: Randal Kleiser | Stars: Eric Roberts, Gregory Harrison, Margaret Cho, Bruce Davison

Votes: 2,623 | Gross: $0.62M

2. The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984)

R | 121 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

58 Metascore

Two cousins unknowingly rob the mob and face the dangerous consequences.

Director: Stuart Rosenberg | Stars: Eric Roberts, Mickey Rourke, Daryl Hannah, Geraldine Page

Votes: 7,245 | Gross: $6.14M

3. Runaway Train (1985)

R | 111 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

67 Metascore

Two escaped convicts and a female railway worker find themselves trapped on a train with no brakes and nobody driving.

Director: Andrey Konchalovskiy | Stars: Jon Voight, Eric Roberts, Rebecca De Mornay, Kyle T. Heffner

Votes: 24,944 | Gross: $7.94M

4. Best of the Best (1989)

PG-13 | 97 min | Action, Drama, Sport

A team from the United States is going to compete against Korea in a Tae Kwon Do tournament. The team consists of fighters from all over the country--can they overcome their rivalry and work together to win?

Director: Robert Radler | Stars: Eric Roberts, James Earl Jones, Sally Kirkland, Phillip Rhee

Votes: 11,323 | Gross: $1.70M

5. By the Sword (1991)

R | 91 min | Adventure, Drama, Sport

A mysterious man, Suba, gets himself a job at a fencing academy, and as he learns the way of the students, the school, and its maestro, they learn that there's more to him than meets the ... See full summary »

Director: Jeremy Kagan | Stars: F. Murray Abraham, Eric Roberts, Mia Sara, Christopher Rydell

Votes: 1,402

6. The Immortals (1995)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A seedy night-club owner recruits eight violent gangsters for an elaborate heist. But when they all begin to compare notes, they find they're pawns in a dangerous game of double-cross.

Director: Brian Grant | Stars: Eric Roberts, Joe Pantoliano, Tia Carrere, Tony Curtis

Votes: 1,298

7. Stiletto Dance (2001 TV Movie)

R | 97 min | Drama, Action, Crime

Two undercover police officers must try to prevent a multi-million dollar nuclear arms deal among several mob factions.

Director: Mario Azzopardi | Stars: Eric Roberts, Romano Orzari, Shawn Doyle, Brett Porter

Votes: 390

8. The Expendables (2010)

R | 103 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

45 Metascore

A CIA operative hires a team of mercenaries to eliminate a Latin dictator and a renegade CIA agent.

Director: Sylvester Stallone | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren

Votes: 312,927 | Gross: $103.07M

9. Fugitive Among Us (1992 TV Movie)

95 min | Crime, Drama

An increasingly obsessed detective chases an escaped rapist across the Southwest and enters into a complicated relationship with one of the victims.

Director: Michael Toshiyuki Uno | Stars: Peter Strauss, Eric Roberts, Elizabeth Peña, Guy Boyd

Votes: 125

10. Star 80 (1983)

R | 103 min | Biography, Drama

63 Metascore

A successful young model finds trouble when her obsessive manager-turned-husband becomes dangerously jealous. Based on the true story of 1980 Playmate of the Year Dorothy Stratten.

Director: Bob Fosse | Stars: Mariel Hemingway, Eric Roberts, Cliff Robertson, Carroll Baker

Votes: 5,383 | Gross: $6.47M

11. The Dark Knight (2008)

PG-13 | 152 min | Action, Crime, Drama

84 Metascore

When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, Batman must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine

Votes: 2,140,601 | Gross: $534.86M

12. Raggedy Man (1981)

R | 94 min | Drama

It's 1944 in the small town of Gregory, Texas. Divorcée Nita Longley has been brought into the town by the telephone company to work as its switchboard operator, a job which requires her to... See full summary »

Director: Jack Fisk | Stars: Sissy Spacek, Eric Roberts, Sam Shepard, William Sanderson

Votes: 1,280 | Gross: $1.98M

13. Love, Cheat & Steal (1993)

R | 96 min | Thriller

Paul Harrington thinks he has the perfect wife, stunning, kind, and ambitious. Yet behind Lauren's pretty face (played by Madchen Amick) lies a wicked person who sent her former boyfriend ... See full summary »

Director: William Curran | Stars: John Lithgow, Eric Roberts, Mädchen Amick, Richard Edson

Votes: 776

14. Beyond the Trophy (2012)

R | 99 min | Action, Crime, Drama

TROPHY tells the story of men's obsession with power and how far they will go to claim the "PRIZE". Two rival gangs in Los Angeles and Las Vegas, led by Gino (Robert Miano) and Cole (... See full summary »

Director: Daniel J. Gillin | Stars: Michael Madsen, Stephen Cloud, Michael Masini, Eric Roberts

Votes: 279

15. The Butcher (2009)

Not Rated | 95 min | Action, Thriller

For nearly twenty years after his boxing career ended Merle Hench works for Murdoch, the capo of a San Fernando mob outfit. Merle spends his days cracking heads and collecting debts, it is ... See full summary »

Director: Jesse V. Johnson | Stars: Eric Roberts, Robert Davi, Keith David, Geoffrey Lewis

Votes: 677

16. Hitman's Run (1999)

R | 93 min | Action

A former mob hitman, now in witness protection, is forced to come out of retirement when his family is threatened by his cohorts. He teams up with a skateboarding kid, who has a computer ... See full summary »

Director: Mark L. Lester | Stars: Eric Roberts, Esteban Powell, C. Thomas Howell, Farrah Forke

Votes: 1,210

17. Wildflowers (1999)

R | 93 min | Drama

28 Metascore

A mysterious girl becomes involved with a 17-year-old girl and changes her life forever.

Director: Melissa Painter | Stars: Clea DuVall, Daryl Hannah, Tomas Arana, Eric Roberts

Votes: 435 | Gross: $0.01M

18. Sensation (1994)

R | 102 min | Drama, Thriller

Lila a college student discovers a latent ability to see into the past. When a professor hires her for some psychological tests she becomes the target of the killer of the woman she sees in... See full summary »

Director: Brian Grant | Stars: Eric Roberts, Kari Wuhrer, Ron Perlman, Paul Le Mat

Votes: 485

19. Fatal Desire (2006 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 113 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A forty-something ex-policeman named Joe initiates an online relationship with twenty-something Tonya Sullivan. Conflicts arise after Tonya flies to Atlantic City to seduce Joe, and she reveals to him that she is married.

Director: Ralph Hemecker | Stars: Anne Heche, Eric Roberts, Kathleen York, Melyssa Ade

Votes: 593

20. Depth Charge (2008 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 84 min | Action, Thriller

On his final voyage a commandeer aboard a nuclear submarine is making a shocking bid for world peace. With the help of mercenaries he takes over the sub in order to hold Washington D.C. and the world hostage.

Director: Terrence O'Hara | Stars: Jason Gedrick, Eric Roberts, Barry Bostwick, Chris Warren

Votes: 395

21. Graves End (2005)

90 min | Thriller, Mystery

When society turns their back on reformed felons, the town of Graves End welcomes them but when the ex-cons disappear, FBI agent Paul Rickman comes looking for them and discovers more than he expected.

Director: James Marlowe | Stars: Eric Roberts, Steven Williams, Daniel Roebuck, Valerie Mikita

Votes: 6,451

22. Wrong Number (II) (2002)

R | 97 min | Thriller

Greed results in murder in the tumultuous world of Internet stocks.

Director: Richard Middleton | Stars: Eric Roberts, Brigitte Bako, David Lipper, Barry Blake

Votes: 148

23. Rough Air: Danger on Flight 534 (2001 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 86 min | Action, Thriller

Having taken the blame for an accident beyond his control, pilot Mike Hogan has been on administrative leave indefinitely; however when the airline is desperately short of staff, he is ... See full summary »

Director: Jon Cassar | Stars: Eric Roberts, Alexandra Paul, Anne Openshaw, Kevin Jubinville

Votes: 669

24. Race Against Time (2000 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

When a man faces surmounting bills for his dying son's hospital stay, he enters into an agreement to sell his body for organ transplants to pay the bills. However, when he is advised that ... See full summary »

Director: Geoff Murphy | Stars: Eric Roberts, Cary Elwes, Sarah Wynter, Chris Sarandon

Votes: 501

25. Endangered Species (2002)

R | 94 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

A killing machine from another world comes to Earth to kill humans.

Director: Kevin Tenney | Stars: Eric Roberts, Arnold Vosloo, John Rhys-Davies, Tony Lo Bianco

Votes: 482

26. The Prophecy II (1998 Video)

R | 87 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

Gabriel returns to try to destroy the human race he despises so much, with the help of a suicidal teen and the opposition of the angel Danyael.

Director: Greg Spence | Stars: Christopher Walken, Russell Wong, Jennifer Beals, Brittany Murphy

Votes: 6,751

27. Past Perfect (1996)

R | 92 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

A cop (Roberts) tries to bust a gang of teenage gun dealers. In the process he catches only one and tries to charge him with a number of offences but fails since the gang member is underage... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Heap | Stars: Eric Roberts, Laurie Holden, Nick Mancuso, Saul Rubinek

Votes: 325

28. To Heal a Nation (1988 TV Movie)

M | 105 min | Drama

The true story of Jan Scruggs, an embittered Vietnam veteran who returns from the war a broken man. However, with the help of his loving wife Becky, he begins to find a new life for himself... See full summary »

Director: Michael Pressman | Stars: Eric Roberts, Glynnis O'Connor, Marshall Colt, Scott Paulin

Votes: 100

29. The Beautiful Ones (2017)

TV-MA | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A mob family shylock falls in love with the wrong woman during a turf war, and has to use his unique skills to rescue her from the same people he once called brothers.

Director: Jesse V. Johnson | Stars: Ross McCall, Brian Tee, Fernanda Andrade, Julie Warner

Votes: 129

30. Day of the Gun (2013)

128 min | Western

An ambitious widow vows "There will be hell to pay" when a prominent Montana rancher puts up a barbed wire fence between their properties.

Director: Wayne Shipley | Stars: Eric Roberts, Raw Leiba, LaDon Hart Hall, Jim Osborn

Votes: 27

31. Raptor (2001 Video)

R | 81 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

When a series of unexplained vicious animal attacks strikes his community, Sheriff Jim Tanner and his assistant Barbara trace them back to a Dr. Hyde, a former military researcher whose ... See full summary »

Directors: Jim Wynorski, John Blush | Stars: Eric Roberts, Corbin Bernsen, Melissa Brasselle, Tim Abell

Votes: 1,162

32. The Alternate (2000)

R | 95 min | Action, Drama

A staged kidnapping of the President of the United States becomes very real, forcing a lone hero to save the day.

Director: Sam Firstenberg | Stars: Eric Roberts, Bryan Genesse, Ice-T, Michael Madsen

Votes: 703

33. No Alibi (2000)

R | 90 min | Thriller, Drama, Mystery

A businessman becomes the target for a ruthless criminal who mistakes him for the thief who stole his drug money.

Director: Bruce Pittman | Stars: Dean Cain, Lexa Doig, Eric Roberts, Peter Stebbings

Votes: 536

34. Facade (1999)

R | 93 min | Action, Thriller

A developer sells out his partner so he can be involved in the construction of a major hotel. The wife - and a former lover - then discovers her husband's body plus his lover and finds out ... See full summary »

Director: Carl Colpaert | Stars: Eric Roberts, Camilla Overbye Roos, Angus Macfadyen, Brad Garrett

Votes: 231

35. BitterSweet (1999 Video)

R | 98 min | Romance, Thriller

A young co-ed who's just been release from prison for a crime she didn't commit plots her revenge against a former lover, who was the real culprit, with the help of a policeman.

Director: Luca Bercovici | Stars: Angie Everhart, James Russo, Eric Roberts, Brian Wimmer

Votes: 330

36. T.N.T. (1997)

R | 90 min | Action

The Tactical Neutralization Team, or T.N.T., is a squad of elite soldiers sent on top-secret, near-suicidal missions around the world. After one of their missions ends in failure, team ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Radler | Stars: Olivier Gruner, Randy Travis, Rebecca Staab, Judson Mills

Votes: 569

37. Heaven's Prisoners (1996)

R | 132 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

A hardened New Orleans cop, Dave Robicheaux, finally tosses in the badge and settles into life on the bayou with his wife. But a bizarre plane crash draws him back into the fray when his family is viciously threatened.

Director: Phil Joanou | Stars: Alec Baldwin, Kelly Lynch, Mary Stuart Masterson, Eric Roberts

Votes: 4,759 | Gross: $5.01M

38. Dark Angel (1996 TV Movie)

90 min | Action, Thriller

Homicide detective Walter D'Arcangelo is the only link to a serial killer who preys on adulterous women. Walter must confront his past in order to prove himself innocent before more women are killed.

Director: Robert Iscove | Stars: Eric Roberts, Ashley Crow, Linden Ashby, Gina Torres

Votes: 304

39. Freefall (1994)

R | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Wildlife photographer Katy is sent to Africa by her fiance Dex, the CEO of the international company that publishes the magazine she works for, to take photos of a rare bird of prey ... See full summary »

Director: John Irvin | Stars: Eric Roberts, Jeff Fahey, Pamela Gidley, Ron Smerczak

Votes: 570

40. The Specialist (1994)

R | 110 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A woman entices a bomb expert she's involved with into destroying the mafia that killed her family.

Director: Luis Llosa | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Sharon Stone, James Woods, Rod Steiger

Votes: 59,629 | Gross: $57.36M

41. Voyage (1993 TV Movie)

R | 86 min | Thriller

Morgan and Catherine Norvell have their future plans ready. In Monte Carlo, their sailboat is stocked. From there they are going to sail to Malta and live on the boat for a year. They have ... See full summary »

Director: John Mackenzie | Stars: Rutger Hauer, Eric Roberts, Karen Allen, Connie Nielsen

Votes: 649

42. Best of the Best II (1993)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Drama

The Colosseum is the fighting arena owned by the champion Bracus. Now after the death of their friend, Rhee and Roberts want revenge.

Director: Robert Radler | Stars: Eric Roberts, Phillip Rhee, Chris Penn, Edan Gross

Votes: 4,969 | Gross: $6.61M

43. Love, Honor & Obey: The Last Mafia Marriage (1993 TV Movie)

155 min | Drama

The story of Rosalie Bonnano, the daughter of a powerful New York Mafia boss who married the son of her father's rival, another powerful New York Mafia boss.

Director: John Patterson | Stars: Eric Roberts, Nancy McKeon, Ben Gazzara, Alex Rocco

Votes: 241

44. Lonely Hearts (1991)

R | 109 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

Alma, a lonely woman, falls for the conman who steals her money after seducing her. Frank doesn't want Alma around him, but he cannot do anything about the situation in case she goes to the... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Lane | Stars: Eric Roberts, Beverly D'Angelo, Joanna Cassidy, Herta Ware

Votes: 279

45. Descending Angel (1990 TV Movie)

R | 98 min | Drama, Thriller, War

A recently engaged man getting to know his future father-in-law better unearths clues that the man may have been a Nazi collaborator and a mass murderer.

Director: Jeremy Kagan | Stars: George C. Scott, Diane Lane, Eric Roberts, Mark Margolis

Votes: 328

46. The Lost Capone (1990 TV Movie)

Unrated | 100 min | Action, Crime, Drama