The Best Aidan Quinn Movies

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

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

You can rank all of these films, from Benny & Joon to Cavedweller.

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  • Legends of the Fall
    Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Aidan Quinn
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Edward Zwick
  • Practical Magic
    Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Dianne Wiest
    • Released: 1998
    • Directed by: Griffin Dunne
  • Blink
    Madeleine Stowe, Aidan Quinn, Laurie Metcalf
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Michael Apted
  • Avalon
    Armin Mueller-Stahl, Aidan Quinn, Elizabeth Perkins
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Barry Levinson
  • Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
    Anna Paquin, J.K. Simmons, Aidan Quinn
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Yves Simoneau
  • Song for a Raggy Boy
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    Iain Glen, Aidan Quinn, Robert Sheehan
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Aisling Walsh
  • Reckless
    Aidan Quinn, Daryl Hannah, Kenneth McMillan
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: James Foley
  • Benny & Joon
    Johnny Depp, Mary Stuart Masterson, Aidan Quinn
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Jeremiah S. Chechik
  • Haunted
    Aidan Quinn, Kate Beckinsale, Anthony Andrews
    • Released: 1995
    • Directed by: Lewis Gilbert
  • This Is My Father
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    Aidan Quinn, James Caan, Stephen Rea
    • Released: 1998
    • Directed by: Paul Quinn
  • A Shine of Rainbows
    Connie Nielsen, Aidan Quinn, Jack Gleeson
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Vic Sarin
  • An Early Frost
    Bill Paxton, Aidan Quinn, Gena Rowlands
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: John Erman
  • Desperately Seeking Susan
    Rosanna Arquette, Madonna, Aidan Quinn
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Susan Seidelman
  • The Mission
    Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons, Ray McAnally
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Roland Joffé
  • Sarah's Key
    Kristin Scott Thomas, Aidan Quinn, Niels Arestrup
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Gilles Paquet-Brenner
  • Stakeout
    Richard Dreyfuss, Emilio Estevez, Madeleine Stowe
    • Released: 1987
    • Directed by: John Badham
  • Michael Collins
    Liam Neeson, Aidan Quinn, Stephen Rea
    • Released: 1996
    • Directed by: Neil Jordan
  • The Assignment
    Aidan Quinn, Donald Sutherland, Ben Kingsley
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: Christian Duguay
  • Music of the Heart
    Meryl Streep, Aidan Quinn, Angela Bassett
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Wes Craven
  • Songcatcher
    Janet McTeer, Aidan Quinn, Pat Carroll
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Maggie Greenwald
  • Stolen Summer
    Aidan Quinn, Bonnie Hunt, Kevin Pollak
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Pete Jones
  • Nine Lives
    Kathy Baker, Amy Brenneman, Elpidia Carrillo
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Rodrigo Garcia
  • The Lemon Sisters
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    Diane Keaton, Nathan Lane, Elliott Gould
    • Released: 1990
    • Directed by: Joyce Chopra
  • Looking for Richard
    Al Pacino, Harris Yulin, Penelope Allen
    • Released: 1996
    • Directed by: Al Pacino
  • The Big Valley
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    Jessica Lange, Richard Dreyfuss, Sara Paxton
    • Released: 2012
    • Directed by: Daniel Adams