Despite the recent personal turmoil in Kevin Costner’s life, there is no denying that he has had an incredibly successful career in Hollywood. From his breakout role in The Untouchables to his recent hit TV series Yellowstone, Costner has captivated audiences with his on-screen presence for decades. And with a filmography spanning over 40 years, it can be hard to pinpoint his greatest hits. Here are the top five Kevin Costner movies of all time.
Yellowstone is a popular American TV drama series that stars Kevin Costner as John Dutton, the patriarch of a powerful ranching family in Montana. The show follows the Dutton family as they struggle to protect their land from outside threats while dealing with internal conflicts and family drama.
2)The Untouchables (1987)
In this crime drama, Costner stars as Eliot Ness, a Prohibition-era agent tasked with taking down notorious gangster Al Capone (played by Robert De Niro). The film features an all-star cast, including Sean Connery and Andy Garcia, and is remembered for its iconic shootout scene on the steps of Chicago’s Union Station.
3)Field of Dreams (1989)
This beloved sports drama follows an Iowa farmer (Costner) who hears a mysterious voice telling him to build a baseball field in his cornfield. The film explores themes of nostalgia and the American Dream, and features memorable performances from James Earl Jones and Ray Liotta.
In this political thriller, Costner plays Jim Garrison, the real-life New Orleans district attorney who investigated the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The film, directed by Oliver Stone, is a controversial but compelling look at one of the most enduring mysteries in American history.
5)Bull Durham (1988)
This romantic comedy stars Costner as a veteran minor league baseball player who takes a young pitching prospect (played by Tim Robbins) under his wing. The film, which also stars Susan Sarandon, is a witty and charming look at life in the minor leagues.
While Kevin Costner’s personal life may be in turmoil, his legacy in Hollywood is secure. With a career full of memorable performances and iconic films, he has left an indelible mark on the entertainment industry.