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The Best Adrian Dunbar Movies

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

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

This list is made up of films like Kidnapped and Suspicion.

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  • 1

    The Crying Game

    Forest Whitaker, Jim Broadbent
    6
    0

    Released1992

    Directed byNeil Jordan

    The Crying Game is a 1992 British psychological thriller drama film written and directed by Neil Jordan. The film explores themes of race, gender, nationality, and sexuality against the backdrop of...  more

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  • 2

    Richard III

    Robert Downey Jr., Ian McKellen
    5
    0

    Released1995

    Directed byRichard Loncraine

    Richard III is a 1995 drama film adapted from William Shakespeare's play of the same name, starring Ian McKellen, Annette Bening, Jim Broadbent, Robert Downey Jr., Nigel Hawthorne, Kristin Scott...  more
  • 3

    The General

    Jon Voight, Brendan Gleeson
    5
    2

    Released1998

    Directed byJohn Boorman

    The General is an Irish crime film directed by John Boorman about Dublin crime boss Martin Cahill, who pulled off several daring heists in the early 1980s, and attracted the attention of the Garda...  more
  • 4

    The Last Confession of Alexander Pearce

    Ciarán McMenamin, Chris Haywood
    4
    2

    Released2009

    Directed byMichael James Rowland

    The Last Confession of Alexander Pearce is a 2008 Australian film directed by Michael James Rowland starring Irish actors Adrian Dunbar as Philip Conolly and Ciaran McMenamin as Alexander Pearce. The...  more
  • 5

    Widows' Peak

    Mia Farrow, Jim Broadbent
    4
    2

    Released1994

    Directed byJohn Irvin

    Widows' Peak is a 1994 British-Irish film which stars Mia Farrow, Joan Plowright, Natasha Richardson, Adrian Dunbar and Jim Broadbent and was directed by John Irvin. The film is based on an original...  more

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  • 6

    Dealers

    Rebecca De Mornay, Paul McGann
    3
    2

    Released1989

    Directed byColin Bucksey

    Dealers is a 1989 British film directed by Colin Bucksey. It stars Paul McGann and Rebecca De Mornay....  more
  • 7

    How Harry Became a Tree

    Cillian Murphy, Colm Meaney
    3
    2

    Released2001

    Directed byGoran Paskaljević

    How Harry Became a Tree is a 2001 drama film directed by Goran Paskaljević....  more
  • 8

    Mickybo and Me

    Julie Walters, Ciarán Hinds
    3
    4

    Released2004

    Directed byTerry Loane

    Mickybo and Me is a 2004 Northern Irish comedy-drama film written and directed by Terry Loane and based on the stage play Mojo Mickybo by Owen McCafferty. The film was produced by Working Title Films...  more
  • 9

    Triggermen

    Claire Forlani, Donnie Wahlberg
    3
    4

    Released2002

    Directed byJohn Bradshaw

    Triggermen is a 2002 crime comedy film directed by John Bradshaw....  more
  • 10

    Shooters

    Gerard Butler, Ioan Gruffudd
    3
    4

    Released2002

    Directed byColin Teague, Glenn Durfort

    Shooters is a 2002 British/American crime drama film from directors Colin Teague and Glenn Durfort, and writers Andrew Howard, Louis Dempsey and Gary Young. It was filmed in London in...  more
  • 11

    A Woman's Guide to Adultery

    Sean Bean, Amanda Donohoe
    0
    0

    Released1993

    Directed byDavid Hayman

  • 12

    The Dawning

    Anthony Hopkins, Hugh Grant
    3
    4

    Released1988

    Directed byRobert Knights

    The Dawning is a 1988 British film, based on Jennifer Johnston's novel, The Old Jest which depicts the Irish War of Independence through the eyes of the Anglo-Irish landlord class. It starred Anthony...  more
  • 13

    Innocent Lies

    Keira Knightley, Gabrielle Anwar
    2
    0

    Released1995

    Directed byPatrick Dewolf

    Innocent Lies is a 1995 British-French thriller film directed by Patrick Dewolf and starring Stephen Dorff, Gabrielle Anwar, Adrian Dunbar and Joanna Lumley. It is a loose adaptation of the Agatha...  more
  • 14

    Eye of the Dolphin

    Jane Lynch, Katharine Ross
    3
    4

    Released2006

    Directed byMichael Sellers

    Eye of the Dolphin is a 2006 American drama film written by Wendell Morris and directed by Michael Sellers. It starred Carly Schroeder, Adrian Dunbar, George Harris, Katharine Ross and Christine...  more
  • 15

    Hear My Song

    Ned Beatty, Tara Fitzgerald
    3
    0

    Released1991

    Directed byPeter Chelsom

    Hear My Song is a 1991 comedy film, written by the actors Peter Chelsom and Adrian Dunbar, based on the story of Irish tenor Josef Locke. It was nominated for Best Original Screenplay at the 1993...  more
  • 16

    The Wedding Tackle

    James Purefoy, Victoria Smurfit
    1
    0

    Released2000

    Directed byRami Dvir

    The Wedding Tackle is a 2000 British comedy film....  more
  • 17

    Suspicion

    Tom Wisdom, Amanda Redman
    2
    0

    Released2003

    Directed byJamie Payne

    Suspicion is a 2003 thriller drama film written by Peter Whalley and directed by Jamie Payne....
  • 18

    The Four Minute Mile

    Michael York, Richard Wilson
    0
    2

    Released1988

    Directed byJim Goddard

    The Four Minute Mile is a 1988 biographical drama film written by David Williamson and directed by Jim Goddard....  more
  • 19

    Kidnapped

    Iain Glen, Paul McGann
    2
    0

    Released2005

    Directed byBrendan Maher

    Kidnapped is a 2005 TV film directed by Brendan Maher....  more
  • 20

    Act of God

    Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Jenny Agutter
    3
    0

    Released2009

    Directed byEzna Sands, Sean Faughnan

    Act of God is a 2009 thriller film written and directed by Sean Faughnan and Ezna Sands...
  • 21

    Good Vibrations

    Liam Cunningham, Dylan Moran
    0
    0

    Released2012

    Directed byGlenn Leyburn, Lisa Barros D'Sa

    Good Vibrations is a 2013 UK film written by Colin Carberry and Glenn Patterson and directed by Lisa Barros D'Sa and Glenn Leyburn. It stars Richard Dormer, Jodie Whittaker, Adrian Dunbar, Liam...  more
  • 22

    Mo

    Julie Walters, Toby Jones
    2
    2

    Released2010

    Directed byPhilip Martin

    Mo is a 2010 biography drama film written by Neil McKay and directed by Philip Martin....  more