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The Best Christopher Eccleston Movies  

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

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This list below has everything from Elizabeth to Masterpiece Contemporary: Lennon Naked.

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

Stephen Sommers and David Cronenberg are among those who have directed Christopher Eccleston at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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28 Days Later is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Christopher Eccleston Movies
Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston, Naomie Harris
28 Days Later is a 2002 British post-apocalyptic horror film directed by Danny Boyle. The screenplay was written by Alex Garland. The film stars Cillian Murphy, Naomie Harris, Brendan Gleeson, ...more
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Cate Blanchett, Daniel Craig, Lily Allen
Elizabeth is a 1998 biographical film written by Michael Hirst, directed by Shekhar Kapur, and starring Cate Blanchett in the title role of Queen Elizabeth I of England, alongside Geoffrey Rush, ...more
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Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Michelle Fairley
The Others is a 2001 horror-thriller film written, directed and scored by Alejandro Amenábar. It stars Nicole Kidman and Fionnula Flanagan. It won eight Goya Awards, including awards for ...more
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Ewan McGregor, Christopher Eccleston, 피터 뮬란
Shallow Grave is a 1994 British dark comedy film that marked the cinematic directorial debut of Danny Boyle with an original screenplay by John Hodge. The film also provided starring roles for ...more
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Thor: The Dark World is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Christopher Eccleston Movies
Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston
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 ...more
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Christopher Eccleston, Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis
24 Hour Party People is a 2002 British comedy-drama film about Manchester's popular music community from 1976 to 1992, and specifically about Factory Records. It was written by Frank Cottrell ...more
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Song for Marion Gemma Arterton, Christopher Eccleston, Vanessa Redgrave
Song for Marion is a 2012 British-German comedy-drama film written and directed by Paul Andrew Williams and starring Terence Stamp, Gemma Arterton, Christopher Eccleston, and Vanessa Redgrave. ...more
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Christopher Eccleston, Eamonn Walker, Keeley Hawes
Othello is a 2001 British television film starring Eamonn Walker, Christopher Eccleston and Keeley Hawes. It is an adaptation in modern English of William Shakespeare's play Othello. It was ...more
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Christopher Eccleston, Eddie Izzard, Derek Jacobi
Revengers Tragedy is a film adaptation of the 1606 play The Revenger's Tragedy. It was directed by Alex Cox and adapted for the screen by Cox's fellow Liverpudlian, Frank Cottrell Boyce. The ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Nicolas Cage, Robert Duvall
Gone in 60 Seconds is a 2000 American action film, starring Nicolas Cage, Angelina Jolie, Giovanni Ribisi, Christopher Eccleston, Robert Duvall, Vinnie Jones, and Will Patton. The film was ...more
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Sienna Miller, Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra is a 2009 American military science fiction action film based on the G.I. Joe toy franchise, with particular inspiration from the comic book and cartoon series G.I. ...more
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Cameron Diaz, Camilla Belle, Jordana Brewster
The Invisible Circus is a 2001 American drama film written and directed by Adam Brooks and starring Cameron Diaz, Jordana Brewster, and Christopher Eccleston. Based on the 1995 novel The ...more
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Jonathan Pryce, Adam Driver, Olga Kurylenko
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote is a 2018 fantasy-adventure-comedy film directed by Terry Gilliam, loosely based on the novel by Miguel de Cervantes. An advertising executive (Adam Driver) jumps ...more
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Christopher Eccleston, Mads Mikkelsen, Gérard Depardieu
I Am Dina is a 2002 Swedish-Norwegian-Danish film directed by Ole Bornedal. It is based on the 1989 book Dinas bok by Herbjørg Wassmo. The movie was one of the most high-profile in ...more
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Christopher Eccleston, Eileen Atkins, Tom Courtenay
Let Him Have It is a 1991 British film, which was based on the true story of the case against Derek Bentley, who was hanged for murder under controversial circumstances on 28 January 1953. While ...more
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The Borrowers Stephen Fry, Christopher Eccleston, Victoria Wood
The Borrowers is a 2011 British television film starring Stephen Fry, Christopher Eccleston and Victoria Wood, based broadly on Mary Norton's 1952 novel The Borrowers.
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Christopher Eccleston, Ian McShane, Frances Conroy
The Seeker, titled The Dark Is Rising in the United Kingdom and The Seeker: The Dark is Rising in Canada, is a 2007 American film adaptation of the second book in the five-book young adult ...more
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Ewan McGregor, Richard Gere, Hilary Swank
Amelia is a 2009 biographical film about the life of Amelia Earhart. The film was directed by Mira Nair and starred Hilary Swank as Earhart and Richard Gere as her husband, George Putnam. The ...more
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Christopher Eccleston, Peter Boyle, Miguel Sandoval
Death and the Compass is a 1992 American thriller film written and directed by Alex Cox, based on Jorge Luis Borges' short story of the same name. It stars Peter Boyle, Miguel Sandoval and ...more
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Renée Zellweger, Julianna Margulies, Christopher Eccleston
A Price Above Rubies is a 1998 film directed by Boaz Yakin, starring Renée Zellweger as a young woman who finds it difficult to conform to the restrictions imposed on her by her ...more
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Anchoress is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Christopher Eccleston Movies
Christopher Eccleston, Pete Postlethwaite, Toyah Willcox
Anchoress is a 1993 British drama film directed by Chris Newby. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1993 Cannes Film Festival. The screenplay is partly based on accounts of ...more
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Christopher Eccleston, John Lynch, David Yelland
Lewis and Clark and Other Great Adventures is a 2004 film directed by Peter Nicholson, Mary Summerhill, and Susan McMillan.
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New Orleans, Mon Amour Christopher Eccleston, Elisabeth Moss, Dayton Callie
New Orleans, Mon Amour is a 2008 drama film directed by Michael Almereyda.
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Christopher Eccleston, Lesley Sharp, Peter Wight
The Second Coming is a two-part British television drama first screened on ITV in the United Kingdom in February 2003. It concerns the realisation of humble video store worker Steve Baxter that ...more
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Perfect Parents is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Christopher Eccleston Movies
Perfect Parents Christopher Eccleston, David Warner, Lesley Manville
Perfect Parents is a 2006 film written and directed by Joe Ahearne for ITV. It stars Christopher Eccleston and Susannah Harker as Stuart and Alison, who try to get their daughter Lucy into a ...more