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List of the best Colin Firth movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Colin Firth captured the hearts of women all over the world with his appearances in romantic films like Love Actually and Bridget Jones's Diary, but it is his dramatic work that has garnered him critical acclaim. Colin Firth's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Colin Firth movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Colin Firth movies will be at the top of the list. Colin Firth has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Colin Firth movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Colin Firth films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of different films like The King's Speech and A Single Man.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Colin Firth movies?" and "What are the greatest Colin Firth roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Firth's gentlemanly ways, you might also enjoy our list of best Hugh Grant movies and best Ralph Fiennes movies.

Movie fans who love Colin Firth have also been known to enjoy films starring Liam Neeson and Emma Thompson.

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The King's Speech Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth, Guy Pearce

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Kingsman: The Secret Service Lady Gaga, David Beckham, Elton John

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Bridget Jones's Diary Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth

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A Single Man is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Colin Firth Movies
A Single Man Julianne Moore, Jon Hamm, Ginnifer Goodwin

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Love Actually Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert, Liam Neeson

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The Railway Man Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgård

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Mamma Mia! Amanda Seyfried, Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan

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Nanny McPhee Emma Thompson, Angela Lansbury, Colin Firth

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Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth

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Girl with a Pearl Earring Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth, Cillian Murphy

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The Importance of Being Earnest Reese Witherspoon, Judi Dench, Colin Firth

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What a Girl Wants Amanda Bynes, Kelly Preston, Colin Firth

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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Tom Hardy, Benedict Cumberbatch, Gary Oldman

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Easy Virtue Jessica Biel, Colin Firth, Kristin Scott Thomas

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The English Patient Willem Dafoe, Ralph Fiennes, Colin Firth

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Shakespeare in Love Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben Affleck, Judi Dench

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Valmont Annette Bening, Colin Firth, Jeffrey Jones

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When Did You Last See Your Father? Carey Mulligan, Colin Firth, Jim Broadbent

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Then She Found Me Helen Hunt, Bette Midler, Matthew Broderick

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My Life So Far Colin Firth, Malcolm McDowell, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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Arthur Newman Emily Blunt, Colin Firth, Anne Heche

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Hope Springs Heather Graham, Colin Firth, Minnie Driver

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The Secret Laughter of Women Colin Firth, Nia Long

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Another Country Colin Firth, Rupert Everett, Cary Elwes

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Dorian Gray Colin Firth, Rebecca Hall, Rachel Hurd-Wood

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Genius is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Colin Firth Movies

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Gambit Cameron Diaz, Alan Rickman, Colin Firth

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Genova Colin Firth, Willa Holland, Catherine Keener

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A Month in the Country Colin Firth, Kenneth Branagh, Natasha Richardson

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The Last Legion Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Ben Kingsley, Colin Firth

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The Secret Garden Colin Firth, Derek Jacobi, Alison Doody

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Relative Values Julie Andrews, Colin Firth, Stephen Fry

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Fever Pitch Colin Firth, Mark Strong, Stephen Rea

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Conspiracy Tom Hiddleston, Colin Firth, Kenneth Branagh

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Circle of Friends Colin Firth, Minnie Driver, Alan Cumming

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A Christmas Carol Jim Carrey, Gary Oldman, Robin Wright

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Tumbledown Colin Firth, David Calder, Paul Rhys

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St. Trinian's Gemma Arterton, Russell Brand, Lena Headey

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Apartment Zero Colin Firth, Liz Smith, Dora Bryan

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Where the Truth Lies Kevin Bacon, Colin Firth, Rachel Blanchard

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Devil's Knot Reese Witherspoon, Colin Firth, Stephen Moyer

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Trauma Mena Suvari, Colin Firth, Naomie Harris

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Blackadder: Back & Forth Kate Moss, Hugh Laurie, Colin Firth

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Camille Ben Kingsley, Colin Firth, John Gielgud

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A Thousand Acres Michelle Pfeiffer, Michelle Williams, Jessica Lange

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Lost Empires Colin Firth, Laurence Olivier, Pamela Stephenson

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Steve Keira Knightley, Colin Firth, Tom Mison

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Dutch Girls Colin Firth, Timothy Spall, James Wilby

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Born Equal Colin Firth, Robert Carlyle, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

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Wings of Fame Colin Firth, Peter O'Toole