Welcome to a thrilling journey through the action-packed world of Steven Seagal’s best movies! Known for his martial arts skills and tough guy persona, Steven Seagal has been a dominant force in the action movie genre for decades. Join us as we rank his top films based on their impact, entertainment value, and classic Seagal charm. Let’s dive into the adrenaline-fueled realm of one of Hollywood’s most iconic action stars!

This is Steven Seagal his best movies:

On Deadly Ground (1994)

Photo: On Deadly Ground (1994)/Warner Bros. – Filmdb.co.uk

Forrest Taft is an environmental agent who works for the Aegis Oil Company in Alaska. Aegis Oil’s corrupt CEO is the kind of person who doesn’t care whether or not oil spills into the ocean or onto the land – just as long as it’s making money for him.

Director: Steven Seagal
Writers: Ed Horowitz,Robin U. Russin
Cast: Steven Seagal,Michael Caine,Joan Chen

Machete (2010)

Photo: Machete (2010)/Troublemaker Studios – Filmdb.co.uk

After being set-up and betrayed by the man who hired him to assassinate a Texas Senator, an ex-Federale launches a brutal rampage of revenge against his former boss.

Directors: Robert Rodriguez,Ethan Maniquis
Writers: Robert Rodriguez,Álvaro Rodríguez
Cast: Danny Trejo,Michelle Rodriguez,Jessica Alba

Exit Wounds (2001)

Photo: Exit Wounds (2001)/Warner Bros. – Filmdb.co.uk

Maverick cop Orin Boyd always brings down the domestic terrorists he tracks, but he ruffles feathers with his unorthodox techniques — and soon finds himself reassigned to the toughest district in Detroit. When he discovers a group of detectives secretly operating a drug ring, Boyd joins forces with an unlikely ally – gangster Latrell Walker – to bring down the rotten cops.

Director: Andrzej Bartkowiak
Writers: Richard D’Ovidio,Ed Horowitz,John Westermann
Cast: Steven Seagal,DMX,Isaiah Washington

Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995)

Photo: Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995)/Warner Bros. – Filmdb.co.uk

A passenger train has been hijacked by an electronics expert and turned into an untraceable command center for a weapons satellite. He has planned to blow up Washington DC and only one man can stop him, former Navy SEAL Casey Ryback.

Director: Geoff Murphy
Writers: J.F. Lawton,Richard Hatem,Matt Reeves
Cast: Steven Seagal,Eric Bogosian,Katherine Heigl

Hard to Kill (1990)

Photo: Hard to Kill (1990)/Warner Bros. – Filmdb.co.uk

Mason Storm, a ‘go it alone’ cop, is gunned down at home. The intruders kill his wife, and think they’ve killed both Mason and his son too. Mason is secretly taken to a hospital where he spends several years in a coma. His son meanwhile is growing up thinking his father is dead. When Mason wakes up, everyone is in danger – himself, his son, his best friend, his nurse – but most of all those who arranged for his death

Director: Bruce Malmuth
Writers: Steven McKay
Cast: Steven Seagal,Kelly LeBrock,William Sadler

Marked for Death (1990)

Photo: Marked for Death (1990)/Twentieth Century Fox – Filmdb.co.uk

Just retired from the Drug Enforcement Agency, John Hatcher returns to his hometown and quickly discovers that drugs have infiltrated his old neighborhood. Determined to drive the dealers out, Hatcher crosses paths with a ferocious Jamaican drug lord who vows that Hatcher and his family are now marked for death.

Director: Dwight H. Little
Writers: Michael Grais,Mark Victor
Cast: Steven Seagal,Basil Wallace,Keith David

Executive Decision (1996)

Photo: Executive Decision (1996)/Warner Bros. – Filmdb.co.uk

Terrorists hijack a 747 inbound to Washington D.C., demanding the release of their imprisoned leader. Intelligence expert David Grant (Kurt Russell) suspects another reason and he is soon the reluctant member of a special assault team that is assigned to intercept the plane and hijackers.

Director: Stuart Baird
Writers: Jim Thomas,John Thomas
Cast: Kurt Russell,Steven Seagal,Halle Berry

Above the Law (1988)

Photo: Above the Law (1988)/Warner Bros. – Filmdb.co.uk

Nico Toscani is an Italian immigrant, American patriot, ex-CIA agent, aikido specialist and unorthodox Chicago policeman. He is as committed to his job as he is to his personalized brand of justice – expert and thorough bone-crushing.

Director: Andrew Davis
Writers: Ronald Shusett,Andrew Davis,Steven Pressfield
Cast: Steven Seagal,Pam Grier,Henry Silva

Under Siege (1992)

Photo: Under Siege (1992)/Warner Bros. – Filmdb.co.uk

Disgruntled ex-CIA operative Strannix, his assistant Krill and their group of terrorists seize the battleship with nuclear blackmail in mind. They’ve planned for every contingency but ignore the ship’s cook, former Navy SEAL Casey Ryback — an error that could be fatal.

Director: Andrew Davis
Writers: J.F. Lawton
Cast: Steven Seagal,Tommy Lee Jones,Gary Busey

Out for Justice (1991)

Photo: Out for Justice (1991)/Warner Bros. – Filmdb.co.uk

Gino Felino is an NYPD detective from Brooklyn who knows everyone and everything in his neighborhood. Killing his partner was someone’s big mistake… because he’s now out for justice.

Director: John Flynn
Writers: David Lee Henry
Cast: Steven Seagal,William Forsythe,Jerry Orbach


Steven Seagal has left an indelible mark on the action movie genre with his unique brand of martial arts skills and tough-guy persona. From his breakout role in “Above the Law” to iconic performances in “Under Siege,” “Hard to Kill,” “Out for Justice,” and “Marked for Death,” Seagal has proven time and again that he is a force to be reckoned with on the big screen.
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