The Best William Hurt Movies Films

The Best William Hurt Movies

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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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    William Hurt, Marlee Matlin, Piper Laurie

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    Glenn Close, Kevin Kline, Jeff Goldblum

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    Jack Nicholson, John Cusack, Holly Hunter

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    William Hurt, Sônia Braga, Raúl Juliá

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    Kathleen Turner, Geena Davis, William Hurt

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    Drew Barrymore, William Hurt, Bob Balaban

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    William Hurt, Elizabeth Perkins, Mandy Patinkin

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    Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris

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    William Hurt, Lee Marvin, Brian Dennehy

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  10. 10
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    John Travolta, Carla Gugino, Andie MacDowell

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    Meryl Streep, Robin Williams, Jude Law

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    Anna Paquin, Elle Macpherson, William Hurt

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    George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet

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    Demi Moore, Kevin Costner, Danielle Panabaker

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    Bryce Dallas Howard, Sigourney Weaver, Joaquin Phoenix

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    Ashley Judd, Forest Whitaker, William Hurt

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    Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Zach Galifianakis

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  18. 18
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    Jennifer Connelly, Kiefer Sutherland, Melissa George

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    Tom Waits, William Hurt, Sam Neill

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    Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin

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  21. 21
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    Meryl Streep, Renée Zellweger, Lauren Graham

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    Cate Blanchett, Russell Crowe, Mark Strong

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    Robert Downey Jr., Liv Tyler, Edward Norton

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    Alexis Bledel, Elisabeth Shue, Ben Kingsley

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    William Hurt, Gabriel Byrne, Kathleen Quinlan

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    Rachel Weisz, Ralph Fiennes, Mark Strong

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    Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Dennis Quaid

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    Mark Strong, William Hurt, Chiwetel Ejiofor

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    John Hurt, Alan Cumming, William Hurt

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    Ben Affleck, Samuel L. Jackson, Amanda Peet

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    Mary-Louise Parker, Matt Dillon, William Hurt

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    Heather Graham, Keanu Reeves, Kevin Kline

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    Heather Graham, Gary Oldman, Lacey Chabert

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    Alec Baldwin, Elle Macpherson, Bernadette Peters

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    Ralph Fiennes, Alfred Molina, Julie Christie

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    Kristen Stewart, Maria Bello, Eddie Redmayne

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    Morgan Freeman, Sigourney Weaver, James Woods

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    Ian McKellen, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange

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    William Hurt, Raoul Trujillo, Marc Donato

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    William Hurt, Julia Ormond, Alan Arkin

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    Catherine Deneuve, Paulina Porizkova, William Hurt

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    William Hurt, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Hawthorne

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    William Hurt, Laura Harring, Gael García Bernal

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    Paul Giamatti, James Woods, Topher Grace

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  46. 46
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    William Hurt, Molly Parker, Andy Jones

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  47. 47
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    Juliette Lewis, William Hurt, Artie Lange

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    Isabella Rossellini, William Hurt, Joanna Lumley

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    Juliette Binoche, William Hurt, Richard Jenkins

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    Mary-Louise Parker, William Hurt, Peter Boyle

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