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The Best Bryan Brown Movies

Updated June 14, 2019 948 votes 229 voters 28.9k views

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

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

A factual list, featuring films like Revenge of the Middle-Aged Woman and The Shiralee.

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    Cocktail

    Tom Cruise, Elisabeth Shue
    Cocktail is a 1988 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Roger Donaldson and written...  more

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    F/X

    Angela Bassett, Brian Dennehy
    F/X is a 1986 American action-thriller film about Rollie Tyler, an expert in the art of...  more

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    Along Came Polly

    Jennifer Aniston, Alec Baldwin
    Along Came Polly is a 2004 American romantic comedy film written and directed by John Hamburg,...  more

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    #1271 of 1,506 The Most Rewatchable Movies#351 of 782 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made

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    Tai-Pan

    Kyra Sedgwick, Joan Chen
    Tai-Pan is a 1986 film directed by Daryl Duke, loosely based on James Clavell's 1966 novel of...  more
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    The Poseidon Adventure

    Steve Guttenberg, Rutger Hauer
    The Poseidon Adventure is a 2005 action and adventure made-for-TV film based on Paul Gallico's...  more

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    #39 of 318 The Greatest Disaster Movies of All Time#78 of 225 The Worst Sequels Of All Time

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    F/X2

    Brian Dennehy, Rachel Ticotin
    F/X2 is a 1991 American action thriller film directed by Richard Franklin and starring Bryan...  more
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    Australia

    Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman
    Australia is an Australian romance film-epic film directed by Baz Luhrmann and starring Nicole...  more

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    #415 of 549 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made#10 of 48 Great Romance Movies Set During World War II

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    Dirty Deeds

    John Goodman, Toni Collette
    Dirty Deeds is a 2002 film shot in Australia. It was directed by noted fringe director David...  more
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    Prisoners of the Sun

    Russell Crowe, George Takei
    Prisoners of the Sun is a film directed by Roger Christian starring John Rhys-Davies, David...  more
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    Gorillas in the Mist

    Sigourney Weaver, Iain Glen
    Gorillas in the Mist is a 1988 American drama film directed by Michael Apted and starring...  more

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    The Odd Angry Shot

    Bryan Brown, John Jarratt
    The Odd Angry Shot is a 1979 war film following the experiences of Australian soldiers during...  more
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    The Shiralee

    Bryan Brown, Noni Hazlehurst
    The Shiralee is a 1987 Australian TV film directed by George Ogilvie, based on the novel of...  more
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    Blood Oath

    George Takei, Terry O'Quinn
    Blood Oath is a 1990 Australian feature film, known in some countries as Prisoners of the Sun....  more
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    On the Beach

    Rachel Ward, Bryan Brown
    On the Beach is a 2000 apocalyptic made-for-television film directed by Russell Mulcahy and...  more
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    Money Movers

    Bryan Brown, Bud Tingwell
    Money Movers is a 1978 Australian crime action drama film directed by Bruce Beresford. The...  more
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    Beautiful Kate

    Rachel Griffiths, Sophie Lowe
    Beautiful Kate is a 2009 Australian film directed by Rachel Ward and starring Rachel...  more

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    Breaker Morant

    Edward Woodward, Bryan Brown
    Breaker Morant is a 1980 Australian film about the 1902 court martial of Breaker Morant,...  more
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    Kim

    Peter O'Toole, Raj Kapoor
    Kim is a 1984 British television film directed by John Davies and based on Rudyard Kipling's...  more
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    Blame It on the Bellboy

    Dudley Moore, Patsy Kensit
    Blame It on the Bellboy is a 1992 British-American film comedy written and directed by Mark...  more
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    Far East

    Bryan Brown, Bill Hunter
    Far East is a 1982 Australian drama film directed by John Duigan and starring Bryan Brown,...  more
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    Grizzly Falls

    Richard Harris, Bryan Brown
    Grizzly Falls is a film from 1999 about a boy and a bear, set in British Columbia in the early...  more
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    The Shiralee

    Peter Finch, Bryan Brown
    The Shiralee is a 1957 British film made by Ealing Studios, directed by Leslie Norman and...  more
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    Dead Heart

    Bryan Brown, John Jarratt
    Dead Heart is a 1996 Australian film. It was written and directed by Nick Parsons and starred...  more
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    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

    Michael Caine, Patrick Dempsey
    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is a 1997 television film produced by Village Roadshow Pictures,...  more
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    Dean Spanley

    Peter O'Toole, Sam Neill
    Dean Spanley is a 2008 New Zealand and British comedy-drama film, with fantastic elements,...  more