The Best Anthony Hopkins Movies

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List Criteria: Vote for your favorite Anthony Hopkins movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

Here are the best Anthony Hopkins movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Anthony Hopkins's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world.

Anthony Hopkins is most famous for his role as Hannibal Lecter in The Silence of the Lambs. Although he only had around 15 minutes of screen time, Anthony Hopkins won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his chilling performance as the cannibalistic serial killer. Along with his Oscar, Anthony Hopkins has also won three BAFTA Awards, two Emmys, and the Cecil B. DeMille Award. 

The order of these top Anthony Hopkins movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Anthony Hopkins movies will be at the top of the list. Anthony Hopkins has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Anthony Hopkins movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Anthony Hopkins films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Anthony Hopkins role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Anthony Hopkins performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

The list includes films like Thor, The Mask of Zorro, and many more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Anthony Hopkins movies?" and "What are the greatest Anthony Hopkins roles of all time?"

Anthony Hopkins is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard and Brett Ratner. Anthony Hopkins has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Morgan Freeman and Willem Dafoe in terms of fame and success.

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    Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Chris Isaak

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    Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft

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    Lena Headey, Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson

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    Alec Baldwin, Anthony Hopkins, Elle Macpherson

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    Anthony Hopkins, Ralph Fiennes, Edward Norton

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    Julianne Moore, Gary Oldman, Anthony Hopkins

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    Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Julia Ormond

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    Anthony Hopkins, Walton Goggins, Diane Ladd

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    Anthony Hopkins, Katharine Hepburn, Peter O'Toole

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    Anthony Hopkins, James Woods, Ed Harris

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    Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey, Anna Paquin

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    Anthony Hopkins, Debra Winger, James Frain

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    Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani

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    Anthony Hopkins, Helena Bonham Carter, Emma Thompson

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    Catherine Zeta-Jones, Anthony Hopkins, Antonio Banderas

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    Anthony Hopkins, Alan Tudyk, Anton Yelchin

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    most listed
    Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder

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    Sean Connery, Anthony Hopkins, Robert Redford

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    Ryan Gosling, Anthony Hopkins, Rosamund Pike

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    Mel Gibson, Liam Neeson, Daniel Day-Lewis

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    Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Biel, Helen Mirren

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    Anthony Hopkins, Jessica Lange, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

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    Anthony Hopkins, Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Rutger Hauer

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    Natalie Portman, Kat Dennings, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Anthony Hopkins, Ann-Margret, Burgess Meredith

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    Anthony Hopkins, Kim Cattrall, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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    Anthony Hopkins, Judi Dench, Anne Bancroft

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    Gwyneth Paltrow, Jake Gyllenhaal, Anthony Hopkins

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    Robert Downey Jr., Milla Jovovich, Diane Lane

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    Angelina Jolie, Anthony Hopkins, John Malkovich

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    Anthony Hopkins, John Gielgud, Derek Jacobi

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    Julianne Moore, Anthony Hopkins, Natascha McElhone

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    Jim Carrey, Anthony Hopkins, Bryce Dallas Howard

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    Emily Blunt, Anthony Hopkins, Hugo Weaving

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    Lindsay Lohan, Demi Moore, Sharon Stone

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    Anthony Hopkins, Laura Linney, Charlotte Gainsbourg

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    Kerry Washington, Chris Rock, Anthony Hopkins

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    Anthony Hopkins, Jane Seymour, Anne Bancroft

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    Naomi Watts, Anthony Hopkins, Freida Pinto

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    Anthony Hopkins, Matthew Broderick, John Cusack

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    Anthony Hopkins, Denholm Elliott, Claire Bloom

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    Anthony Hopkins, Anjelica Huston, Marianne Faithfull

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    Anthony Hopkins, Jack Hawkins, Robert Morley

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    Nicole Kidman, Kerry Washington, Anthony Hopkins

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    Kate Winslet, Sean Penn, Jude Law

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    Anthony Hopkins, Jean Simmons, John Rhys-Davies

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    Anthony Hopkins, Stephen Fry, Jim Broadbent

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    Mickey Rourke, Anthony Hopkins, Shawnee Smith

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    Tom Cruise, Anthony Hopkins, Thandie Newton

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    Anthony Hopkins, José Ferrer, Raymond Burr

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