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

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

With films ranging from Romy and Michele's High School Reunion to Get Carter, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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

Alan Cumming has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Stanley Kubrick and Bryan Singer.

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X-Men 2 Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin X2 is a 2003 American superhero film, based on the X-Men superhero team appearing in Marvel Comics, distributed by 20th Century Fox. It is the second installment in the X-Men film series. The ...more

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GoldenEye Pierce Brosnan, Famke Janssen, Judi Dench GoldenEye is the seventeenth spy film in the James Bond series, and the first to star Pierce Brosnan as the fictional MI6 officer James Bond. The film was directed by Martin Campbell and is the ...more

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Spy Kids George Clooney, Teri Hatcher, Carla Gugino Spy Kids is a 2001 American/Mexican science fantasy family adventure film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez. It is the first installment in the Spy Kids series. Alexa Vega and Daryl ...more

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Romy and Michele's High School Reunion Lisa Kudrow, Janeane Garofalo, Mira Sorvino Romy and Michele's High School Reunion is a 1997 comedy film starring Lisa Kudrow, Mira Sorvino, Janeane Garofalo, Camryn Manheim, and Alan Cumming directed by David Mirkin. The plot revolves ...more

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Reefer Madness Kristen Bell, Neve Campbell, Alan Cumming Reefer Madness, also known as Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical, is a 2005 American made-for-television musical comedy film adapted from the musical of the same name based on the 1936 ...more

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Burlesque Christina Aguilera, Kristen Bell, Cher Burlesque is a 2010 drama film written Steven Antin, Susannah Grant and Keith Merryman and directed by Steve Antin.

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Titus Anthony Hopkins, Jessica Lange, Jonathan Rhys Meyers Titus is a 1999 Italian-American-British fantasy thriller film adaptation of Shakespeare's revenge tragedy Titus Andronicus, about the downfall of a Roman general. Starring Anthony Hopkins and ...more

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Plunkett & Macleane Liv Tyler, Alan Cumming, Michael Gambon Plunkett & Macleane is a 1999 British historical action comedy film directed by Jake Scott, and starring Robert Carlyle, Jonny Lee Miller and Liv Tyler. The story was co-written by Neal ...more

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The Anniversary Party Gwyneth Paltrow, Kevin Kline, Jennifer Jason Leigh The Anniversary Party is a 2001 American comedy-drama film written, directed, produced by, and starring Jennifer Jason Leigh and Alan Cumming.

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Black Beauty Sean Bean, Alan Cumming, Peter Cook Black Beauty is a 1994 film adaptation of Anna Sewell's novel by the same name directed by Caroline Thompson in her directorial debut. The film stars Andrew Knott, Sean Bean and David Thewlis. ...more

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Any Day Now Alan Cumming, Kelli Williams, Garret Dillahunt Any Day Now is a 2012 American drama film directed by Travis Fine who rewrote the original screenplay that George Arthur Bloom had written 30 years previously.

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Josie and the Pussycats Rosario Dawson, Tara Reid, Alan Cumming Josie and the Pussycats is a 2001 American musical comedy film released by Universal Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Directed and co-written by Harry Elfont and Deborah Kaplan, the film is ...more

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Emma Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor, Toni Collette Emma is a 1996 period film based on the novel of the same name by Jane Austen. Directed by Douglas McGrath, the film stars Gwyneth Paltrow, Alan Cumming, Toni Collette, Ewan McGregor, and Jeremy ...more

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The Tempest Russell Brand, Helen Mirren, Alfred Molina The Tempest is a 2010 American film based on the play of the same name by William Shakespeare, featuring Helen Mirren in the principal role of Prospera. The film is directed by Julie Taymor and ...more

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Spice World Elton John, Victoria Beckham, Hugh Laurie Spice World is a 1997 British-American musical comedy film directed by Bob Spiers and written by Kim Fuller and Jamie Curtis. The film stars pop girl group the Spice Girls who all play their ...more

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Nicholas Nickleby Anne Hathaway, Charlie Hunnam, Christopher Plummer Nicholas Nickleby is a 2002 drama film written and directed by Douglas McGrath. The screenplay is based on The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens, which originally was ...more

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Jackboots on Whitehall Ewan McGregor, Rosamund Pike, Alan Cumming Jackboots on Whitehall is a 2010 British model puppet adult animated satirical action comedy war adventure film portraying an alternate history of the Second World War, in which Nazi Germany has ...more

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Circle of Friends Colin Firth, Minnie Driver, Alan Cumming Circle of Friends is a 1995 film directed by Irish filmmaker Pat O'Connor, and based on the novel of the same name written by Maeve Binchy.

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The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas Kristen Stewart, Rosie O'Donnell, Joan Collins The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas is a 2000 American family-romantic comedy film and prequel to 1994's The Flintstones based on the 1960-66 cartoon series of the same name. Produced by Amblin ...more

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The Smurfs Katy Perry, SofĂ­a Vergara, Joan Rivers The Smurfs is a 2011 American 3D live-action/computer-animated comedy film loosely based on The Smurfs comic book series created by the Belgian comics artist Peyo and the 1980s animated TV ...more

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Garfield: The Movie Jennifer Love Hewitt, Bill Murray, Debra Messing Garfield: The Movie, or simply Garfield, is a 2004 American live-action comedy film directed by Peter Hewitt based on the Jim Davis comic strip of the same name. It stars Breckin Meyer as Jon ...more

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Annie Kristin Chenoweth, Kathy Bates, Alan Cumming Annie is a 1999 American made-for-television musical-comedy-drama film from The Wonderful World of Disney. It is an adaptation of the 1977 Broadway musical, which in turn was based on the 1924 ...more

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Investigating Sex Nick Nolte, Neve Campbell, Terrence Howard Investigating Sex is a 2001 comedy/drama film written and directed by Alan Rudolph and starring Neve Campbell, Til Schweiger, Nick Nolte and Dermot Mulroney and based on the book Recherches sur ...more

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Gray Matters Heather Graham, Bridget Moynahan, Alan Cumming Gray Matters is a 2006 romantic comedy film directed by Sue Kramer, starring Heather Graham, Tom Cavanagh and Bridget Moynahan. It premiered on October 21, 2006 at the Hamptons International ...more

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Son of the Mask Alan Cumming, Bob Hoskins, Ben Stein Son of the Mask is a 2005 American fantasy family-comedy film directed by Lawrence Guterman and starring Jamie Kennedy as Tim Avery, an aspiring cartoonist from Fringe City who has just had his ...more

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Dare Emmy Rossum, Rooney Mara, Alan Cumming Dare is a 2009 indie romantic drama film directed by Adam Salky. It is written by David Brind. The movie is based on Salky's 2005 short film which was met with acclaim at film festivals. The ...more

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Get Carter Sylvester Stallone, Mickey Rourke, Michael Caine Get Carter is a 2000 American thriller film, a remake of the Michael Caine 1971 film of the same name, and directed by Stephen Kay. The film stars Sylvester Stallone, Miranda Richardson, Rachael ...more

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Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams Taylor Momsen, Steve Buscemi, Carla Gugino Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams is a 2002 American/Mexican science fantasy family adventure film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez. It is the second installment in the Spy Kids film ...more

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Second Best John Hurt, Alan Cumming, William Hurt Second Best is a 1994 film produced by Sarah Radclyffe and directed by Chris Menges. It closely follows the 1991 novel of the same name by David Cook, who also wrote the screenplay.

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Bernard and the Genie Rowan Atkinson, Alan Cumming, Bob Geldof Bernard and the Genie is a seventy-minute British TV film co-produced by Attaboy and Talkback for BBC Television. It was first shown on BBC1 on 23 November 1991. Written by comedy writer Richard ...more

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Spy Kids Carla Gugino, Daryl Sabara, Alan Cumming The Spy Kids series consists of four American/Mexican family action films written and directed by Robert Rodriguez. The main plot follows the adventures of two Cortez children who become ...more

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The Goodbye Girl Patricia Heaton, Alan Cumming, Jeff Daniels The Goodbye Girl is a 2004 comedy film directed by Richard Benjamin.

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The Real Cabaret Alan Cumming Actor Alan Cumming explores the truths behind the fiction. He meets many of those closely involved with the original Cabaret, including Liza Minnelli, and talks to cabaret artists, among them ...more

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Riverworld Laura Vandervoort, Alan Cumming, Tahmoh Penikett Riverworld is a 2010 sci-fi television film directed by Stuart Gillard.

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Show Dogs Will Arnett, Natasha Lyonne, Ludacris Show Dogs is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Raja Gosnell. Max (Ludacris), a macho but lonely Rottweiler police dog, is ordered to go undercover as a primped show dog in a prestigious ...more

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Spy Kids: All the Time in the World Jessica Alba, Ricky Gervais, Antonio Banderas Spy Kids: All the Time in the World is a 2011 Latino-American 4D family-oriented, comedy adventure film directed by Robert Rodriguez and it is the fourth and final installment in the Spy Kids ...more

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Buddy Rene Russo, Alan Cumming, Dane Cook Buddy is a 1997 film directed by Caroline Thompson and produced by Columbia Pictures with help from Jim Henson Pictures. It starred Rene Russo as Mrs. Gertrude 'Trudy' Lintz and Robbie Coltrane ...more

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Neverwas 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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Boogie Woogie Amanda Seyfried, Heather Graham, Gillian Anderson Boogie Woogie is a 2009 comedy film set in the art world of contemporary London. It is based on the book of the same name written by Danny Moynihan, who adapted his own book on the New York art ...more

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Urbania Alan Cumming, Paige Turco, Matt Keeslar Urbania is a 2000 independent drama film based on the play Urban Folk Tales. It was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the 2000 Sundance Film Festival, then played the Toronto International ...more

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Phantasmagoria: The Visions of Lewis Carroll Evan Rachel Wood, Tilda Swinton, Daryl Hannah Phantasmagoria: The Visions of Lewis Carroll was a planned fantasy-horror film by Marilyn Manson with Geoffrey Cox and Anthony Silva that had been in development hell since 2004. It would be ...more

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The Smurfs 2 Katy Perry, Lil Wayne, Christina Ricci The Smurfs 2 is a 2013 American 3D live-action/computer-animated family comedy film and a sequel to the 2011 film The Smurfs. It is loosely based on The Smurfs comic-book series created by the ...more

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Coming Out Catherine Zeta-Jones, Alan Cumming, Gavin Henson

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ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway Alan Cumming, Tony Kushner, Tonya Pinkins ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway is an American documentary film, the first feature film directed by Dori Berinstein, a Broadway Producer, Writer and Filmmaker. Berinstein completed the film ...more

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Filth James McAvoy, Imogen Poots, Jamie Bell Filth is a 2013 British crime comedy-drama film written and directed by Jon S. Baird, based on Irvine Welsh's novel Filth. The film was released on 27 September 2013 in Scotland, 4 October 2013 ...more

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Company Man Bill Murray, Woody Allen, Sigourney Weaver Company Man is a 2000 comedy film written and directed by Peter Askin and Douglas McGrath. The film stars McGrath, Sigourney Weaver, John Turturro, Ryan Phillippe, Alan Cumming, Anthony ...more

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Sweet Land Alan Cumming, Ned Beatty, Alex Kingston Sweet Land is a 2005 American independent period drama film written and directed by Ali Selim. It is an adaptation of the 1989 short story "A Gravestone Made of Wheat" by Will Weaver. ...more

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In the Woods Famke Janssen, Moby, Terrence Howard In the Woods is a 2012 mystery film directed by Jennifer Elster.

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Sir Billi the Vet Sean Connery, Alan Cumming, Ruby Wax Sir Billi the Vet is a 2006 computer animated short adventure film written by Tessa Hartmann.

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Eloise in Hollywood Alan Cumming, Lynn Redgrave, Cynthia Nixon