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List of the best Ewan McGregor movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Ewan McGregor'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 Ewan McGregor movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Ewan McGregor movies will be at the top of the list. Ewan McGregor has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Ewan McGregor movie of all time is.

Moulin Rouge! and Salmon Fishing in the Yemen are few examples of the movies in Ewan McGregor's filmography. Some notable Ewan McGregor roles include Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars prequels and heroin addict Mark Renton in Trainspotting and T2: Trainspotting.

If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Ewan McGregor films to end the squabble once and for all. If you think the best Ewan McGregor role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Ewan McGregor performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. 

Notable directors that have worked with Ewan McGregor include names like Ron Howard, George Lucas and Michael Bay. Ewan McGregor has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Chris Cooper and Sting in terms of fame and success.

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Trainspotting Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle Jonny Lee Miller

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Moulin Rouge! Nicole Kidman, Ozzy Osbourne Kylie Minogue

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Big Fish Miley Cyrus, Ewan McGregor Marion Cotillard

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The Ghost Writer Pierce Brosnan, Ewan McGregor Kim Cattrall

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Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor Samuel L. Jackson

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Salmon Fishing in the Yemen Emily Blunt, Ewan McGregor Kristin Scott Thomas

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Beginners Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer Mélanie Laurent

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The Island Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor Steve Buscemi

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The Impossible Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor Geraldine Chaplin

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Angels & Demons Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor Stellan Skarsgård

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Black Hawk Down Ewan McGregor, Tom Hardy Orlando Bloom

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Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor Samuel L. Jackson

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Perfect Sense Ewan McGregor, Eva Green Connie Nielsen

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Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley Ewan McGregor

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Velvet Goldmine Christian Bale, Ewan McGregor Jonathan Rhys Meyers

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Shallow Grave Ewan McGregor, Christopher Eccleston 피터 뮬란

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I Love You Phillip Morris Jim Carrey, Ewan McGregor Leslie Mann

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Jack the Giant Killer Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci Ian McShane

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Robots Halle Berry, Robin Williams Amanda Bynes

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A Life Less Ordinary Cameron Diaz, Ewan McGregor Holly Hunter

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Down with Love Ewan McGregor, Renée Zellweger Jeri Ryan

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Emma Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor Toni Collette

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The Men Who Stare at Goats George Clooney, Kevin Spacey Ewan McGregor

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Brassed Off Ewan McGregor, Pete Postlethwaite Tara Fitzgerald

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Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang Ewan McGregor, Ralph Fiennes Maggie Gyllenhaal

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Miss Potter Ewan McGregor, Renée Zellweger Emily Watson

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Nightwatch Ewan McGregor, Nick Nolte Lauren Graham

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Stay Naomi Watts, Ryan Gosling Ewan McGregor

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Cassandra's Dream Ewan McGregor, Colin Farrell Hayley Atwell

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Eye of the Beholder Ewan McGregor, Ashley Judd k.d. lang

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Incendiary Ewan McGregor, Michelle Williams Matthew Macfadyen

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Amelia Ewan McGregor, Richard Gere Hilary Swank

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Young Adam Ewan McGregor, Tilda Swinton Emily Mortimer

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Haywire Michael Fassbender, Ewan McGregor Channing Tatum

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Valiant Ewan McGregor, Hugh Laurie Tim Curry

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Rogue Trader Ewan McGregor, Anna Friel Tim McInnerny

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Little Voice Ewan McGregor, Michael Caine Jim Broadbent

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Being Human Robin Williams, Ewan McGregor William H. Macy

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Faster Ewan McGregor

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Stormbreaker Mickey Rourke, Ewan McGregor Alicia Silverstone

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August: Osage County Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep Ewan McGregor

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Nora Ewan McGregor, Andrew Scott Susan Lynch

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Jackboots on Whitehall Ewan McGregor, Rosamund Pike Alan Cumming

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Spooks & Creeps Ewan McGregor, Grace Zabriskie Matthew Glave

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Son of a Gun Ewan McGregor, Alicia Vikander Brenton Thwaites

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Jane Got a Gun Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor Rodrigo Santoro

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Franklyn Ewan McGregor, Eva Green John Hurt

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A Million Ways to Die in the West Charlize Theron, Amanda Seyfried Sarah Silverman

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Scenes of a Sexual Nature Ewan McGregor, Tom Hardy Mark Strong

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The Serpent's Kiss Ewan McGregor, Pete Postlethwaite Richard E. Grant