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

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List features films like Secrets & Lies and Belonging.

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

Brenda Blethyn has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Patricia Clarkson and Laura Linney in terms of fame and success.

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Saving Grace Craig Ferguson, Brenda Blethyn, Bill Bailey Saving Grace is a 2000 British comedy film, directed by Nigel Cole and based on a screenplay by Mark Crowdy and Craig Ferguson. It was co-produced by Fine Line Features, Homerun Productions, ...more

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Secrets & Lies Timothy Spall, Brenda Blethyn, Marianne Jean-Baptiste Secrets & Lies is a 1996 British drama film written and directed by Mike Leigh. Led by an ensemble cast consisting of many Leigh regulars, it stars Marianne Jean-Baptiste as Hortense, a ...more

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Pride & Prejudice Keira Knightley, Carey Mulligan, Judi Dench Pride & Prejudice is a 2005 British romance film directed by Joe Wright and based on Jane Austen's novel of the same name, published in 1813. The film depicts five sisters from an English ...more

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Atonement Keira Knightley, Benedict Cumberbatch, Saoirse Ronan Atonement is a 2007 British romantic drama war film directed by Joe Wright and based on Ian McEwan's 2001 novel of the same name. The film stars James McAvoy, Keira Knightley, Saoirse Ronan, ...more

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Little Voice Ewan McGregor, Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent Little Voice is a 1998 British musical written and directed by Mark Herman and made in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. The screenplay is based on Jim Cartwright’s play The Rise and Fall of Little

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A River Runs Through It Brad Pitt, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Robert Redford A River Runs Through It is a 1992 American film directed by Robert Redford and starring Craig Sheffer, Brad Pitt, Tom Skerritt, Brenda Blethyn, and Emily Lloyd. It is a period drama based on the ...more

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The Witches Rowan Atkinson, Anjelica Huston, Brenda Blethyn The Witches is a 1990 comedy-fantasy film based on the book of the same name by Roald Dahl. It was directed by Nicolas Roeg and produced by Jim Henson Productions for Lorimar Film Entertainment ...more

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Pumpkin Amy Adams, Christina Ricci, Brenda Blethyn Pumpkin is a 2002 romantic dark comedy film starring Christina Ricci. It is a story of forbidden love between a developmentally-handicapped young man and a sorority girl. The film was directed ...more

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Plots with a View Naomi Watts, Christopher Walken, Alfred Molina Plots with a View, released internationally as Undertaking Betty, is a 2002 British dark comedy written by Frederick Ponzlov, directed by Nick Hurran, starring Brenda Blethyn, Robert Pugh, ...more

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Pooh's Heffalump Movie Brenda Blethyn, Jim Cummings, Kath Soucie Pooh's Heffalump Movie is a 2005 animated film produced by DisneyToon Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures, featuring characters from A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh stories. This film ...more

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Lovely and Amazing Jake Gyllenhaal, Emily Mortimer, Catherine Keener Lovely and Amazing is a 2001 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Nicole Holofcener.

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Music from Another Room Jude Law, Jennifer Tilly, Jeremy Piven Music from Another Room is a 1998 American romantic comedy, directed by Charlie Peters and starring Jude Law and Gretchen Mol. The film follows the exploits of Danny, a young man who grew up ...more

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Beyond the Sea Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, John Goodman Beyond the Sea is a 2004 American biographical film based on the life of singer/actor Bobby Darin. Starring in the lead role and using his own singing voice for the musical numbers, Kevin Spacey ...more

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The Wild Thornberrys Movie Marisa Tomei, Tim Curry, Lacey Chabert The Wild Thornberrys Movie is a 2002 American animated adventure comedy-drama film based on the The Wild Thornberrys television series. The film follows Eliza Thornberry on her quest to rescue a ...more

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Girls' Night Julie Walters, Brenda Blethyn Girls' Night is a 1998 British comedy-drama directed by Nick Hurran. Loosely based upon the real experiences of writer Kay Mellor, the film stars Julie Walters and Brenda Blethyn as two ...more

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Night Train John Hurt, Brenda Blethyn, John Lynch Night Train is a 1998 Irish romantic thriller directed by John Lynch. Starring John Hurt and Brenda Blethyn, the film follows an ex-prisoner with a passion for electric trains and the Orient ...more

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London River Brenda Blethyn, Roschdy Zem, Sotigui Kouyaté London River is a 2009 British drama film, written and produced by Franco-Algerian film director Rachid Bouchareb. Starring Brenda Blethyn and Sotigui Kouyaté, it centres on the journey ...more

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On a Clear Day Brenda Blethyn, Billy Boyd, 피터 뮬란 On a Clear Day is a 2005 Scottish drama film written by Alex Rose and directed by Gaby Dellal. It stars Peter Mullan as Frank Redmond, an engineer in the shipyards on the River Clyde, who ...more

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RKO 281 Liev Schreiber, John Malkovich, Melanie Griffith RKO 281 is a 1999 historical drama film directed by Benjamin Ross. It stars Liev Schreiber, James Cromwell, Melanie Griffith, John Malkovich, Roy Scheider and Liam Cunningham. The film depicts ...more

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Clubland Brenda Blethyn, Rebecca Gibney, Emma Booth Clubland, internationally known as Introducing the Dwights, is a 2007 Australian comedy film, directed by Cherie Nowlan, written by Keith Thompson, and starring Oscar nominee Brenda Blethyn and ...more

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Piccadilly Jim Sam Rockwell, Allison Janney, Tom Wilkinson Piccadilly Jim is a 2006 romantic comedy film directed by John McKay.

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The Sleeping Dictionary Jessica Alba, Bob Hoskins, Emily Mortimer The Sleeping Dictionary is a 2003 American romantic drama film written and directed by Guy Jenkin and starring Hugh Dancy, Jessica Alba, Brenda Blethyn, Emily Mortimer, and Bob Hoskins. The film ...more

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Grown-ups Brenda Blethyn, Lindsay Duncan, Sam Kelly Grown-Ups is a 1980 British BBC television film devised and directed by Mike Leigh. It stars Lesley Manville, Philip Davis, Brenda Blethyn, Janine Duvitski, Lindsay Duncan and Sam Kelly. It was ...more

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Daddy and Them Ben Affleck, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kelly Preston Daddy and Them is a 2001 American film written and directed by, as well as starring Billy Bob Thornton. In addition to Thornton, it stars Laura Dern, Ben Affleck, Kelly Preston, Diane Ladd, ...more

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Mysterious Creatures Timothy Spall, Brenda Blethyn, Rebekah Staton Mysterious Creatures is a 2006 film directed by David Evans.

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Sonny Nicolas Cage, James Franco, Mena Suvari Sonny is a 2002 American crime-drama film starring James Franco, Harry Dean Stanton, Brenda Blethyn, Mena Suvari and Josie Davis. Based on a screenplay by John Carlen, the film marks the ...more

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The Buddha of Suburbia Nisha Nayar, Brenda Blethyn, Harish Patel The Buddha of Suburbia is a 1993 British four-part television serial, directed by Roger Michell. Based on the novel of the same name by Hanif Kureishi, the programme starred Naveen Andrews as ...more

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A Way of Life Brenda Blethyn, Nathan Jones, Amma Asante A Way of Life is a British film released in 2004 starring Stephanie James and Brenda Blethyn. It is the debut film of director Amma Asante, who was a child actor and later screenwriter who ...more

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Belonging Brenda Blethyn, Anna Massey, Peter Sallis Belonging is a 2004 drama film written by Alan Plater and Stevie Davies and directed by Christopher Menaul.

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Seven Roses Kristin Chenoweth, Brenda Blethyn Seven Roses is a 2001 TV series produced by Joe Keenan and Christopher Lloyd.

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Dead Man Running 50 Cent, Brenda Blethyn, Monet Mazur Dead Man Running is a 2009 British crime film directed by Alex De Rakoff, written by De Rakoff and John Luton, and starring Tamer Hassan and Danny Dyer. Football players Ashley Cole and Rio ...more

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Blizzard Whoopi Goldberg, Brenda Blethyn, Kevin Pollak A young girl, who's best friend moves away near Christmas, is told a tale by her aunt of a young ice skater and an enchanted reindeer.

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On the Nose Dan Aykroyd, Robbie Coltrane, Brenda Blethyn On the Nose is an Irish/Canadian comedy/fantasy film released in 2001. It was written by Tony Philpott and stars Dan Aykroyd and Robbie Coltrane in a magical comedy where a long dead Australian ...more

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In the Winter Dark Brenda Blethyn, Miranda Otto, Richard Roxburgh

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My Angel Timothy Spall, Brenda Blethyn, Celia Imrie My Angel is a 2011 British Christmas film written, directed and produced by Stephen Cookson. Starring Timothy Spall, Brenda Blethyn, Celia Imrie, Mel Smith and introducing Joseph Phillips, it ...more