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The Best Adrien Brody Movies

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

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

List features films like The Pianist, Back to 1942 and more!

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    The Pianist

    Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann
    The Pianist is a 2002 historical drama film co-produced and directed by Roman Polanski,...  more

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    The Experiment

    Maggie Grace, Forest Whitaker
    The Experiment is a 2010 direct-to-video thriller film directed by Paul T. Scheuring and...  more
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    Detachment

    Christina Hendricks, Lucy Liu
    Detachment is a 2011 American drama film about the high school education system directed by...  more
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    Hollywoodland

    Ben Affleck, Diane Lane
    Hollywoodland is a 2006 American period detective film directed by Allen Coulter in his...  more

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    The Brothers Bloom

    Rachel Weisz, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
    The Brothers Bloom is a 2008 American caper comedy film written and directed by Rian Johnson....  more
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    Dummy

    Milla Jovovich, Vera Farmiga
    Dummy is a 2002 comedy-drama film written and directed by Greg Pritikin. It stars Adrien...  more
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    The Darjeeling Limited

    Natalie Portman, Bill Murray
    The Darjeeling Limited is a 2007 comedy-drama film directed by Wes Anderson, and starring Owen...  more
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    Cadillac Records

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    Cadillac Records is a 2008 musical biopic written and directed by Darnell Martin. The film...  more

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    Harrison's Flowers

    Gerard Butler, Brendan Gleeson
    Harrison's Flowers is a 2001 French film by Elie Chouraqui. It stars, among others, Andie...  more
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    The Jacket

    Keira Knightley, Daniel Craig
    The Jacket is a 2005 psychological thriller film directed by John Maybury that is partly based...  more

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    Love the Hard Way

    Pam Grier, Adrien Brody
    On the heels of his Academy Award triumph, 2002 Best Actor Oscar® winner Adrien Brody (The...  more
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    Midnight in Paris

    Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard
    Midnight in Paris is an American 2011 romantic comedy fantasy film written and directed by...  more

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    Natural Born Killers

    Robert Downey Jr., Ashley Judd
    Natural Born Killers is a 1994 American film directed by Oliver Stone starring Woody...  more

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    Angels in the Outfield

    Matthew McConaughey, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
    Angels in the Outfield is a 1994 remake of the 1951 film of the same name. The film stars...  more

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    Manolete

    Penélope Cruz, Adrien Brody
    Manolete, also known as The Passion Within in the United Kingdom, Blood and Passion in Canada,...  more
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    Liberty Heights

    Misha Collins, Adrien Brody
    Liberty Heights is a 1999 comedy-drama by writer-director Barry Levinson. The film is a...  more
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    Fantastic Mr. Fox

    George Clooney, Meryl Streep
    Fantastic Mr. Fox is a 2009 American stop-motion animated comedy film based on the Roald Dahl...  more

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    New York Stories

    Kirsten Dunst, Woody Allen
    New York Stories is a 1989 anthology film; it consists of three shorts with the central theme...  more
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    Oxygen

    Adrien Brody, Maura Tierney
    Oxygen is a 1999 film, directed and written by Richard Shepard. The film follows a troubled...  more
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    The Singing Detective

    Mel Gibson, Robert Downey Jr.
    The Singing Detective is a 2003 American musical comedy film directed by Keith Gordon and...  more
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    King of the Hill

    Katherine Heigl, Adrien Brody
    King of the Hill is Steven Soderbergh's third feature film, released in 1993, and the second...  more
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    Summer of Sam

    Mira Sorvino, Jennifer Esposito
    Summer of Sam is a 1999 American thriller film that recounts the Son of Sam. It was directed...  more
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    Predators

    Topher Grace, Laurence Fishburne
    Predators is a 2010 American science fiction action film directed by Nimród Antal and starring...  more

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    Giallo

    Adrien Brody, Elsa Pataky
    Giallo is a 2009 giallo film directed by Dario Argento and starring Adrien Brody. The film was...  more
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    The Village

    Bryce Dallas Howard, Sigourney Weaver
    The Village is a 2004 American psychological thriller film, written, produced, and directed by...  more

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