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

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

List films include A History of Violence, The Countess and more.

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

Steven Spielberg and M. Night Shyamalan have both worked with William Hurt over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. Is William Hurt your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best John Hurt and Liv Ullmann films lists too.

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Children of a Lesser God William Hurt, Marlee Matlin, Piper Laurie

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The Big Chill Glenn Close, Kevin Kline, Jeff Goldblum

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Broadcast News Jack Nicholson, John Cusack, Holly Hunter

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The Accidental Tourist Kathleen Turner, Geena Davis, William Hurt

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Kiss of the Spider Woman William Hurt, Sônia Braga, Raúl Juliá

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Altered States Drew Barrymore, William Hurt, Bob Balaban

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The Doctor William Hurt, Elizabeth Perkins, Mandy Patinkin

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Gorky Park William Hurt, Lee Marvin, Brian Dennehy

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A History of Violence Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris

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Michael John Travolta, Carla Gugino, Andie MacDowell

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A.I. Artificial Intelligence Meryl Streep, Robin Williams, Jude Law

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Syriana George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet

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Jane Eyre Anna Paquin, Elle Macpherson, William Hurt

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Mr. Brooks Demi Moore, Kevin Costner, Danielle Panabaker

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The Village Bryce Dallas Howard, Sigourney Weaver, Joaquin Phoenix

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Dark City is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best William Hurt Movies
Dark City Jennifer Connelly, Kiefer Sutherland, Melissa George

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Smoke Ashley Judd, Forest Whitaker, William Hurt

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Until the End of the World Tom Waits, William Hurt, Sam Neill

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The Good Shepherd Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin

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One True Thing Meryl Streep, Renée Zellweger, Lauren Graham

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Robin Hood Cate Blanchett, Russell Crowe, Mark Strong

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Into the Wild Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Zach Galifianakis

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The Incredible Hulk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best William Hurt Movies
The Incredible Hulk Robert Downey Jr., Liv Tyler, Edward Norton

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I Love You to Death Heather Graham, Keanu Reeves, Kevin Kline

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Sunshine Rachel Weisz, Ralph Fiennes, Mark Strong

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Changing Lanes Ben Affleck, Samuel L. Jackson, Amanda Peet

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Vantage Point Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Dennis Quaid

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Tuck Everlasting Alexis Bledel, Elisabeth Shue, Ben Kingsley

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Trial by Jury William Hurt, Gabriel Byrne, Kathleen Quinlan

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Alice Alec Baldwin, Elle Macpherson, Bernadette Peters

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Too Big to Fail Paul Giamatti, James Woods, Topher Grace

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The King William Hurt, Laura Harring, Gael García Bernal

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Eyewitness Morgan Freeman, Sigourney Weaver, James Woods

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Nearest to Heaven Catherine Deneuve, Paulina Porizkova, William Hurt

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Endgame Mark Strong, William Hurt, Chiwetel Ejiofor

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Second Best John Hurt, Alan Cumming, William Hurt

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Mr. Wonderful Mary-Louise Parker, Matt Dillon, William Hurt

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Lost in Space is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best William Hurt Movies
Lost in Space Heather Graham, Gary Oldman, Lacey Chabert

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The Miracle Maker Ralph Fiennes, Alfred Molina, Julie Christie

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The 4th Floor Juliette Lewis, William Hurt, Artie Lange

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Rare Birds William Hurt, Molly Parker, Andy Jones

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The Host is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best William Hurt Movies
The Host Diane Kruger, Saoirse Ronan, Emily Browning

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Late Bloomers Isabella Rossellini, William Hurt, Joanna Lumley

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The Yellow Handkerchief Kristen Stewart, Maria Bello, Eddie Redmayne

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A Couch in New York Juliette Binoche, William Hurt, Richard Jenkins

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Neverwas Ian McKellen, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange

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The Blue Butterfly William Hurt, Raoul Trujillo, Marc Donato

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Varian's War William Hurt, Julia Ormond, Alan Arkin

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The Big Brass Ring William Hurt, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Hawthorne