VAl Kilmer Now

What are the top movie roles all time for the 58 year old thespian? We scanned his credited roles going back to 1984 to come up with the indisputable Top 5 List of Val Kilmer’s best roles.

Honorable mentions that didn’t make the list include: Mad Martigan in Willow, and Gay Perry in Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Val Kilmer Heat

#5 HEAT –Chris Shiherlis

In a star studded cast, Kilmer’s star shone as bright as anyones

Val Kilmer THe Saint

#4 THE SAINT – Simon Templar

An underappreciated classic, Kilmer plays a single character, who plays a multitude of others

Val Kilmer The Doors

#3 THE DOORS – Jim Morrison

Always difficult to play an iconic personality in a biopic, Kilmer truly became Jim Morrison

Val Kilmer in TOp Gun

#2 TOP GUN – Iceman

The ice cold hearted rival of Maverick, in the end we all decided he could be our wingman anytime.

Val Kilmer Tombstone


With all due respect to the other fine actors and performances that have been put on film the last 100 years or so, in our estimation, Val Kilmer as Doc Holiday is the finest piece of acting to have ever been shown on the big screen. A truly classic work of art.

Do you disagree? Other Val Kilmer roles that you felt worthy of consideration? Comment, or hit us on of Twitter or Facebook.


  • Written by Jason Sullivan
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