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The Best Alfred Molina Movies  

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

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

Examples of films on this list: Murder on the Orient Express, Dead Man and more.

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Notable directors that have worked with Alfred Molina include names like Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard and Paul Thomas Anderson. Alfred Molina has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Robbie Coltrane and J.K. Simmons in terms of fame and success.

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Alfred Molina, Meredith Baxter, Leslie Caron
Murder on the Orient Express is a 2001 made-for-television movie, based on the 1934 novel Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie, featuring Hercule Poirot. This version is set in the ...more
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Anne Suzuki, Susumu Terajima, Sanae Kobayashi
Steamboy is a 2004 Japanese steampunk animated action film produced by Sunrise, directed and co-written by Katsuhiro Otomo, his second major anime release, following Akira. The film was released ...more
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Debra Messing, Alfred Molina, John Leguizamo
Nothing Like the Holidays is a 2008 film about a Puerto Rican family living in the area of Humboldt Park in Chicago facing what may be their last Christmas together. It is directed by Alfredo De ...more
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Indiana Jones and the Raiders ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Alfred Molina Movies
Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, Karen Allen
Raiders of the Lost Ark is a 1981 American adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg. The screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan was from a story by George Lucas and Philip Kaufman. It was produced by ...more
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Salma Hayek, Edward Norton, Ashley Judd
Frida is a 2002 Miramax/Ventanarosa biopic which depicts the professional and private life of the surrealist Mexican painter Frida Kahlo. It stars Salma Hayek in her Academy Award-nominated ...more
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Matthew McConaughey, Alfred Molina, Rubén Blades
Scorpion Spring is a 1996 Crime and Thriller film written and directed by Brian Cox.
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Mike Myers, Alfred Molina, Brenda Fricker
Pete's Meteor is an Irish drama film released in 2002. It was written and directed by Joe O'Byrne and stars Mike Myers. Mike Myers plays a drug dealer living in the slums of Dublin. He tries to ...more
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Rosario Dawson, Keri Russell, Nathan Fillion
Wonder Woman is a 2009 direct-to-DVD animated superhero film focusing on the superheroine of the same name. The plot of the film is loosely based on George Pérez's reboot of the ...more
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Alfred Molina, Peter Firth, Margi Clarke
Letter to Brezhnev is a 1985 British romantic comedy film about working class life in contemporary Liverpool. It was written by Frank Clarke and directed by Chris Bernard. It starred Alexandra ...more
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Alfred Molina, Stephen Rea
A Further Gesture is a film directed by Robert Dornhelm released on February 1998.
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Alfred Molina, Catherine McCormack, Jonathan Pryce
The Moon and the Stars is a 2007 romantic drama film starring Jonathan Pryce, Alfred Molina, Catherine McCormack and directed by John Irvin.
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The Little Traitor Alfred Molina, Theodore Bikel, Zachi Noy
The Little Traitor is a 2007 drama film written by Lynn Roth and Amos Oz and directed by Lynn Roth.
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Hayden Panettiere, Lauren Bacall, Tricia Helfer
The Forger is a 2012 American drama film about art forgery, it stars Josh Hutcherson, Hayden Panettiere, Alfred Molina, Dina Eastwood and Lauren Bacall in her final film role. The film is ...more
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Gary Oldman, Alfred Molina, Tim Roth
Meantime is a 1983 film directed by Mike Leigh, produced by Central Television for Channel 4. It was shown at the London Film Festival in 1983 and on Channel 4 a few weeks later, on 1 December. ...more
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Vivaldi Elle Fanning, Neve Campbell, Alfred Molina
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Alfred Molina, David Niven, Elke Sommer
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square is a 1979 British heist film directed by Ralph Thomas, written by Guy Elmes and starring Richard Jordan, Oliver Tobias, and David Niven. The film takes its ...more
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Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco
Spider-Man 2 is a 2004 American superhero film directed by Sam Raimi, based on the Marvel Comics character. While struggling to manage both his personal life and his duties as Spider-Man, Peter ...more
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Boogie Nights is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Alfred Molina Movies
Julianne Moore, Mark Wahlberg, Heather Graham
Boogie Nights is a 1997 American drama film written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson. It is set in Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley and focuses on a young nightclub dishwasher, Eddie Adams, ...more
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Saint Judy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Alfred Molina Movies
Michelle Monaghan, Leem Lubany, Common
Saint Judy is a 2019 American biographical drama film directed by Sean Hanish, based on Judy Wood. The true story of immigration attorney Judy Wood (Michelle Monaghan), and how she ...more
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Lessons in Self-Defense Alfred Molina, Ashley Ann-Michaels
Lessons in Self-Defense is a 2009 short drama film written and directed by Lee Miller.
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Poe Alfred Molina, Joanna Scanlan, Mark Somen
Poe is a 2011 animation film written by Maxine Fisher and directed by Michael Sporn.
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Nervous Energy Alfred Molina
Nervous Energy is a 1995 drama film written by Howard Schuman and directed by Jean Stewart.
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Kate Mara, Alfred Molina, Clint Howard
Big Guy is a 2009 short comedy-romance film written by Martin Saunders and directed by David Oyelowo.
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The Treat Patrick Dempsey, Alfred Molina, Julie Delpy
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The Trials of Oz Hugh Grant, Alfred Molina, Peter O'Brien
The Trials of Oz is 1991 video-taped BBC television drama shown in the UK on 9 November 1991 as part of BBC 2's Performance anthology series of single plays. It concerns the six-week trial in ...more