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

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

List films include Thank You for Smoking, Molly and many more.

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

Ron Howard and Christopher Nolan have both worked with Aaron Eckhart over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. Is Aaron Eckhart your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Richard Jenkins and Hugo Weaving films lists too.

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The Dark Knight is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Aaron Eckhart Movies
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Heath Ledger The Dark Knight is a 2008 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, based on the DC Comics character. Bruce Wayne (Christian Bale), Police Lieutenant James Gordon (Gary Oldman) and District ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Zoë Kravitz, Abigail Breslin No Reservations is a 2007 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Scott Hicks. Starring Catherine Zeta-Jones, Aaron Eckhart and Abigail Breslin, the screenplay by Carol Fuchs is an ...more

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Julia Roberts, Marg Helgenberger, Aaron Eckhart Erin Brockovich is a 2000 biographical film directed by Steven Soderbergh and written by Susannah Grant. The film is a dramatization of the true story of Erin Brockovich, portrayed by Julia ...more

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Katie Holmes, Robert Duvall, Maria Bello Thank You for Smoking is a 2005 comedy-drama film written and directed by Jason Reitman and starring Aaron Eckhart, based on the 1994 satirical novel of the same name by Christopher Buckley. It ...more

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Yvonne Strahovski, Bill Nighy, Aaron Eckhart I, Frankenstein is a 2013 horror thriller film written by Stuart Beattie and Kevin Grevioux and directed by Stuart Beattie.

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Nicole Kidman, Sandra Oh, Aaron Eckhart Rabbit Hole is a 2010 American drama film starring Nicole Kidman, Aaron Eckhart, and Dianne Wiest, and directed by John Cameron Mitchell; the screenplay is an adaptation by David Lindsay-Abaire ...more

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Cameron Diaz, Al Pacino, Jamie Foxx Any Given Sunday is a 1999 American drama film directed by Oliver Stone depicting a fictional professional American football team. The film features an ensemble cast, consisting of Al Pacino, ...more

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Michelle Rodriguez, Bridget Moynahan, Shaffer Smith Battle: Los Angeles is a 2011 American military science fiction war film directed by Jonathan Liebesman. The storyline was conceived from a screenplay written by Chris Bertolini, based in part ...more

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Morgan Freeman, Chris Rock, Renée Zellweger Nurse Betty is a 2000 American black comedy film directed by Neil LaBute starring Renée Zellweger as a Kansas waitress who suffers a nervous breakdown after witnessing her husband's ...more

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Cate Blanchett, Evan Rachel Wood, Val Kilmer The Missing is a 2003 American Revisionist Western thriller film directed by Ron Howard, based on Thomas Eidson's 1996 novel The Last Ride. The film is set in 1885 New Mexico Territory is ...more

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Ben Stiller, Amy Brenneman, Nastassja Kinski Your Friends & Neighbors is a 1998 comedy-drama film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Amy Brenneman, Aaron Eckhart, Catherine Keener, Nastassja Kinski, Jason Patric, and Ben ...more

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Jessica Alba, Elizabeth Banks, Kristen Wiig Meet Bill is a 2007 comedy film written and directed by Bernie Goldmann and Melisa Wallack and starring Aaron Eckhart as the titular character, with supporting performances by Logan Lerman, ...more

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Jennifer Aniston, Martin Sheen, Sasha Alexander Love Happens is a 2009 romance drama film written by Mike Thompson and Brandon Camp, and directed by Brandon Camp. Starring Aaron Eckhart and Jennifer Aniston. It was released on September 18,

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Lena Headey, Aaron Eckhart Possession is a 2002 American/British romantic/mystery drama film written and directed by Neil LaBute, starring Gwyneth Paltrow and Aaron Eckhart. It was based on the 1990 novel of the same name ...more

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Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Aaron Eckhart The Rum Diary is a 2011 American film based on the novel of the same name by Hunter S. Thompson. The film was written and directed by Bruce Robinson and stars Johnny Depp. Filming began in ...more

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Hilary Swank, Stanley Tucci, Aaron Eckhart The Core is a 2003 American science fiction disaster film. It concerns a team that has to drill to the center of the Earth and set off a series of nuclear explosions in order to restart the ...more

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Jack Nicholson, Mickey Rourke, Helen Mirren The Pledge is a 2001 American mystery film directed by Sean Penn. The film features an ensemble cast, starring Jack Nicholson, Aaron Eckhart, Helen Mirren, Robin Wright Penn, Vanessa Redgrave, ...more

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Aaron Eckhart, Matt Malloy, Stacy Edwards In the Company of Men is a 1997 Canadian/American black comedy written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Aaron Eckhart, Matt Malloy, and Stacy Edwards. The film, which was adapted from a ...more

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Olivia Wilde, Helena Bonham Carter, Aaron Eckhart Conversations with Other Women is a 2005 bittersweet romantic drama film directed by Hans Canosa, written by Gabrielle Zevin, starring Aaron Eckhart and Helena Bonham Carter. The film won Best ...more

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Mickey Rourke, Paulina Porizkova, Thomas Jane Thursday is a 1998 American crime/thriller/black comedy film written and directed by Skip Woods and starring Thomas Jane, Aaron Eckhart, Paula Marshall, Michael Jeter and Mickey Rourke. It won ...more

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Ian McKellen, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange Neverwas is a 2005 Canadian-American fantasy drama film written and directed by Joshua Michael Stern in his directorial debut. It stars Ian McKellen, Aaron Eckhart, Brittany Murphy and Nick ...more

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Scarlett Johansson, Rose McGowan, Hilary Swank The Black Dahlia is a 2006 American neo noir crime thriller film directed by Brian De Palma. It is drawn from a novel of the same name by James Ellroy, writer of L.A. Confidential and stars Josh ...more

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Ben Affleck, Uma Thurman, Paul Giamatti Paycheck is a 2003 sci-fi thriller film based on the short story of the same name by science fiction writer Philip K. Dick. The film was directed by John Woo and stars Ben Affleck, Uma Thurman ...more

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Lucy Liu, Elisabeth Shue, Elizabeth Mitchell Molly is a 1999 romantic comedy-drama film about a 28-year-old woman with autism who came into the custody of her neurotic executive brother. The film was directed by John Duigan and written by ...more

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Ben Kingsley, Carrie-Anne Moss, Aaron Eckhart Suspect Zero is a 2004 American psychological thriller film starring Aaron Eckhart, Ben Kingsley, and Carrie-Anne Moss. The film, which was produced by Tom Cruise's co-owned company ...more

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Maria Bello, Toni Collette, Aaron Eckhart Towelhead is a 2007 comedy-drama film written and directed by Alan Ball and based on Alicia Erian's novel of the same name. The film made its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival on ...more

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Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience John Krasinski, Aaron Eckhart, Blair Underwood Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience is a 2007 American documentary film directed by Richard E. Robbins, which portrays the lives and experiences of American combat soldiers who ...more

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The Geography of Hope Ed Harris, Aaron Eckhart The Geography of Hope is a 2012 crime drama film written and directed by Neil LaBute.

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Aaron Eckhart, Kevin Sorbo, Scott Glenn Slaughter of the Innocents is a 1993 thriller starring Scott Glenn & Jesse Cameron-Glickenhaus with supporting roles from Kevin Sorbo & Armin Shimerman plus a cameo from Aaron Eckhart ...more

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Pan AnnaSophia Robb, Sean Bean, Aaron Eckhart Pan is an upcoming action, adventure and fantasy film directed by Ben Hibon.

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Nicolas Cage, James Franco, Leelee Sobieski The Wicker Man is a 2006 American horror thriller film written and directed by Neil LaBute and starring Nicolas Cage. The film primarily is a remake of the 1973 British cult classic The Wicker ...more