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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    William Hurt, Sônia Braga, Raúl Juliá

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    Jack Nicholson, John Cusack, Holly Hunter

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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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    William Hurt, Lee Marvin, Brian Dennehy

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    Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris

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    John Travolta, Carla Gugino, Andie MacDowell

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    Meryl Streep, Robin Williams, Jude Law

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    George Clooney, Matt Damon, Amanda Peet

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    Bryce Dallas Howard, Sigourney Weaver, Joaquin Phoenix

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    Anna Paquin, Elle Macpherson, William Hurt

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    Jennifer Connelly, Kiefer Sutherland, Melissa George

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    Demi Moore, Kevin Costner, Danielle Panabaker

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    Ashley Judd, Forest Whitaker, William Hurt

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    Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Zach Galifianakis

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    Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin

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    Heather Graham, Gary Oldman, Lacey Chabert

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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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    Tom Waits, William Hurt, Sam Neill

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    Cate Blanchett, Russell Crowe, Mark Strong

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    William Hurt, Gabriel Byrne, Kathleen Quinlan

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    Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Dennis Quaid

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    Meryl Streep, Renée Zellweger, Lauren Graham

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    Rachel Weisz, Ralph Fiennes, Mark Strong

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    Ralph Fiennes, Alfred Molina, Julie Christie

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    John Hurt, Alan Cumming, William Hurt

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    Heather Graham, Keanu Reeves, Kevin Kline

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    Ben Affleck, Samuel L. Jackson, Amanda Peet

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    Morgan Freeman, Sigourney Weaver, James Woods

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    Mark Strong, William Hurt, Chiwetel Ejiofor

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    Mary-Louise Parker, Matt Dillon, William Hurt

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    Alec Baldwin, Elle Macpherson, Bernadette Peters

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    Ian McKellen, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange

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    Lee Marvin: A Personal Portrai... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best William Hurt Movies

    Lee Marvin: A Personal Portrait by John Boorman William Hurt

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    Nearest to Heaven is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best William Hurt Movies

    Nearest to Heaven Catherine Deneuve, Paulina Porizkova, William Hurt

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    Juliette Lewis, William Hurt, Artie Lange

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    William Hurt, Raoul Trujillo, Marc Donato

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    William Hurt, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Hawthorne

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    Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best William Hurt Movies

    Mary-Louise Parker, William Hurt, Peter Boyle

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    Diane Kruger, Saoirse Ronan, Emily Browning

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    William Hurt, Stockard Channing, Melissa Leo

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    William Hurt, Cary Elwes, Paula Taylor

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    Varian's War is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best William Hurt Movies

    William Hurt, Julia Ormond, Alan Arkin

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    Kristen Stewart, Maria Bello, Eddie Redmayne

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    Paul Giamatti, James Woods, Topher Grace

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    Hunt for Justice is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best William Hurt Movies

    William Hurt, John Corbett, Wendy Crewson

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