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Best Emma Thompson Movies

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List of the best Emma Thompson movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Emma Thompson'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 Emma Thompson movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Emma Thompson movies will be at the top of the list. Emma Thompson has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Emma Thompson movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Emma Thompson films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

The Winter Guest and Brideshead Revisited are only the beginning of the films on this list.

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


If you're a fan of Emma Thompson, then check out our lists of the best Maggie Smith and Margo Martindale movies as well.


Best Emma Thompson Movies Films
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  1. 1
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    Kate Winslet, Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson

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    Tom Hanks, Colin Farrell, Emma Thompson

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    Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert, Liam Neeson

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    Anthony Hopkins, Helena Bonham Carter, Emma Thompson

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  5. 5
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    Lena Headey, Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson

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    Emma Thompson, Angela Lansbury, Colin Firth

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  7. 7
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    Kate Beckinsale, Denzel Washington, Keanu Reeves

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  8. 8
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    Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson, Daniel Radcliffe

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    Will Ferrell, Dustin Hoffman, Queen Latifah

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  10. 10
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    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

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    Daniel Day-Lewis, Emma Thompson, Tom Wilkinson

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  12. 12
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    Emma Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Audra McDonald

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  13. 13
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    Ewan McGregor, Ralph Fiennes, Maggie Gyllenhaal

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  14. 14
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    Emma Thompson, Craig Ferguson, Billy Connolly

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  15. 15
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    Dustin Hoffman, Emma Thompson, James Brolin

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    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

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  17. 17
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    Mary-Louise Parker, Jeffrey Wright, Justin Kirk Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Robin Williams, Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh

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  19. 19
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    John Travolta, Emma Thompson, Bill Maher

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  20. 20
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    Christian Bale, Emma Thompson, Judi Dench

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  21. 21
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    Emma Thompson, Phyllida Law, Sean Biggerstaff

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    Emma Thompson, Rufus Sewell, Alex Kingston

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    Emma Thompson, Carey Mulligan, Rosamund Pike

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    The Song of Lunch Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman

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    Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emma Thompson, Martin Short

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    Will Smith, Emma Thompson, Salli Richardson

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    Gemma Arterton, January Jones, Emma Thompson

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    Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Will Smith

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    Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Bernadette Peters

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    Emma Thompson, Carla Gugino, Alan Rickman Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson, Stephen Fry

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  32. 32
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    Emma Thompson, Antonio Banderas, Maria Canals Barrera

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    Emma Thompson, Jeff Goldblum, Rowan Atkinson

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    Look Back in Anger Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh, Siobhan Redmond

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  35. 35
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    We Know Where You Live. Live! Emma Thompson, Tom Jones, Eddie Izzard

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  36. 36
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    Emma Thompson, Hayley Atwell, Felicity Jones

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  37. 37
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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emma Thompson, Danny DeVito

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    Effie Gray Dakota Fanning, Emma Thompson, Claudia Cardinale

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    Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson, Rowan Atkinson

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