Every Mark Wahlberg Movie, Ranked Worst to Best

From ball-busting blue-collar cops to well-hung porn stars – our complete stem-to-stern breakdown of the 'Deepwater Horizon' star's career

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8. 'Fear'

Here's the creepy-dreamy boyfriend-stalker role that helped turn Wahlberg into a star. With his fixed, narrow eyes, and his half smile, we can tell right from the get-go that his obsessed b.f. David McCall is  no good. But we also can't help but be drawn in by him, and we can understand how Reese Witherspoon's daddy's girl would fall for him. He's handsome, sexy, and dangerous. The initial uncertainty over just how dangerous he is, and the growing menace of his intentions, help build suspense. This is a sleazy, ludicrous Nineties thriller par excellence – and damned if the two talented young leads guarantee that it endures.

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