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The Best Tom Hiddleston Movies

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List of the best Tom Hiddleston movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Tom Hiddleston's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. Fans will also enjoy these photos of young Tom Hiddleston. The order of these top Tom Hiddleston movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Tom Hiddleston movies will be at the top of the list. Tom Hiddleston has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Tom Hiddleston movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Tom Hiddleston films to end the squabble once and for all.

In 2011, Tom Hiddleston starred as the supervillain Loki in Marvel's Thor. Immediately becoming a fan favorite, Hiddleston reprised his role in The Avengers, which made him an international star. Hailed as one of the best villains in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Loki continues to appear in MCU movies including upcoming films like Thor: Ragnarok and Avengers: Infinity War

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

This list includes Kong: Skull Island, Crimson Peak, and more.

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    The Avengers

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans

    Released2012

    Directed byJoss Whedon

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    Thor

    Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman

    Released2011

    Directed byKenneth Branagh

    Thor is a 2011 American superhero film directed by Kenneth Branagh, based on the Marvel Comics character. The powerful, but arrogant god Thor (Chris Hemsworth), is cast out of Asgard to live amongst...  more

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    Thor: The Dark World

    Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman

    Released2013

    Directed byAlan Taylor

    Thor: The Dark World is a 2013 American superhero film directed by Alan Taylor, based on the Marvel Comics character. When Dr. Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) gets cursed with a powerful entity known...  more

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    Kong: Skull Island

    Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released2017

    Directed byJordan Vogt-Roberts

    Kong: Skull Island is a 2017 American monster film directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts. The film is a reboot of the King Kong franchise and will serve as the second film in Legendary's Godzilla–Kong film...  more

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    Crimson Peak

    Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston

    Released2015

    Directed byGuillermo del Toro

    Crimson Peak is a 2015 American gothic romance film directed by Guillermo del Toro. In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author (Mia Wasikowska) is torn between love for her childhood...  more

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    War Horse

    Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston

    Released2011

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

    War Horse is a 2011 American war drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, based on the book by Michael Morpurgo. After his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry, Albert (Jeremy Irvine) enlists to...  more

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    Only Lovers Left Alive

    Tom Hiddleston, John Hurt

    Released2013

    Directed byJim Jarmusch

    Only Lovers Left Alive is a 2013 vampire film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch, and starring Tom Hiddleston, Tilda Swinton, Mia Wasikowska, Anton Yelchin, Jeffrey Wright, Slimane Dazi, and John...  more
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    Midnight in Paris

    Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard

    Released2011

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Midnight in Paris is an American 2011 romantic comedy fantasy film written and directed by Woody Allen. Set in Paris, the film follows Gil Pender, a screenwriter, who is forced to confront the...  more

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    I Saw the Light

    Elizabeth Olsen, Tom Hiddleston

    Released2015

    Directed byMarc Abraham

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    High-Rise

    Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons

    Released2015

    Directed byBen Wheatley

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    The Deep Blue Sea

    Rachel Weisz, Tom Hiddleston

    Released2011

    Directed byTerence Davies

    The Deep Blue Sea is a 2011 British romantic drama film directed by Terence Davies and starring Rachel Weisz, Tom Hiddleston, and Simon Russell Beale. It is an adaptation of the 1952 Terence Rattigan...  more

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    Archipelago

    Tom Hiddleston, Lydia Leonard

    Released2010

    Directed byJoanna Hogg

    Archipelago is a 2010 drama film written and directed by Joanna Hogg....  more
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    Conspiracy

    Tom Hiddleston, Colin Firth

    Released2001

    Directed byFrank Pierson

    Conspiracy is a BBC/HBO television film which dramatizes the 1942 Wannsee Conference. The film delves into the psychology of Nazi officials involved in the "Final Solution of the Jewish Question"...  more
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    Unrelated

    Tom Hiddleston, David Rintoul

    Released2008

    Directed byJoanna Hogg

    Unrelated is a 2007 British drama film written and directed by Joanna Hogg, starring Kathryn Worth, Tom Hiddleston, Mary Roscoe, David Rintoul, Emma Hiddleston and Henry Lloyd-Hughes. It was released...  more
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    Friend Request Pending

    Tom Hiddleston, Judi Dench

    Released2011

    Directed byChris Foggin

    Friend Request Pending is a 2011 short comedy drama film written and produced by Chris Croucher and directed by Chris Foggin. It stars Judi Dench, Tom Hiddleston, and Philip Jackson. It was included...  more
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    Miss Austen Regrets

    Tom Hiddleston, Imogen Poots

    Released2008

    Directed byJeremy Lovering

    Miss Austen Regrets is a 2007 BBC drama film directed by Jeremy Lovering and written by Gwyneth Hughes. It stars Olivia Williams as Jane Austen, with Imogen Poots, Greta Scacchi, Hugh Bonneville,...  more
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    A Waste of Shame

    Tom Hiddleston, Rupert Graves

    Released2005

    Directed byJohn McKay

    A Waste of Shame is a 90-minute television drama on the circumstances surrounding William Shakespeare's composition of his sonnets. It takes its title from the first line of Sonnet 129. It was first...  more
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    Released2001

    Directed byStephen Whittaker

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    Black Wings Has My Angel

    Anna Paquin, Tom Hiddleston

    Directed byAlfonso Pineda-Ulloa

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    The Gathering Storm

    Lena Headey, Tom Hiddleston

    Released2002

    Directed byRichard Loncraine

    The Gathering Storm is a BBC–HBO co-produced television biographical film about Winston Churchill in the years just prior to World War II. The title of the film is that of the first volume of...  more