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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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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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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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Keira Knightley, Benedict Cumberbatch, Saoirse Ronan
Atonement is a 2007 British romantic drama 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, Romola ...more

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

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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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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