The Best and Worst Brendan Fraser Movies

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16. Escape from Planet Earth (2012)
> IMDb user rating: 5.8/10 (26,034 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 54% (35,350 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer score: 35% (43 reviews)
> Directed by: Cal Brunker

This computer-animated sci-fi adventure follows blue alien astronaut Scorch Supernova (voiced by Fraser) and his crew to our hostile planet. Soon trapped by the U.S. Army, the aliens must plot their escape from Area 51.

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15. George of the Jungle (1997)
> IMDb user rating: 5.5/10 (79,634 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 41% (545,897 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer score: 56% (54 reviews)
> Directed by: Sam Weisman

Fraser found his earliest blockbuster success with the title role in this comedy adventure, based on an animated series of the same name. Raised in the jungle, George rescues a human woman (Leslie Mann) and experiences first love. Neither Fraser nor Mann reprised their roles for a 2003 direct-to-video sequel.

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14. Bedazzled (2000)
> IMDb user rating: 6.1/10 (106,263 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 42% (371,243 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer score: 50% (115 reviews)
> Directed by: Harold Ramis

Hoping to get the girl of his dreams, an awkward man (Fraser) makes a deal with the devil (Elizabeth Hurley) in this remake of a 1967 British movie. Both versions offer comedy-based adaptations of the tragic play “Faust” by Goethe.

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13. The Passion of Darkly Noon (1995)
> IMDb user rating: 5.8/10 (4,006 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 55% (1,000 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer score: 44% (9 reviews)
> Directed by: Philip Ridley

An international production, this psychological thriller follows a former cult member (Fraser) into the home of a mysterious woman (Ashley Judd). The title makes reference to a biblical passage while the movie itself imparts a surrealist tone.

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12. With Honors (1994)
> IMDb user rating: 6.7/10 (14,794 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 73% (20,998 votes)
> Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer score: 16% (25 reviews)
> Directed by: Alek Keshishian

Actor Joe Pesci’s career was on a downward trajectory when he co-starred with Fraser in this sentimental dramedy. Witness the unlikely friendship between a Harvard University student (Fraser) and a local homeless man (Pesci). It spent a weekend on top of the domestic box office but was only the 69th highest-grossing film of the year.

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