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The Best Colin Farrell Movies

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

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

These films, like Hart's War and Pride and Glory include images when available.

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    In Bruges

    Colin Farrell, Ralph Fiennes
    In Bruges is a 2008 British-American comedy film written and directed by Martin McDonagh. The...  more

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    #25 of 124 The Best Assassin Movies#182 of 675 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars

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    Widows

    Viola Davis, Cynthia Erivo
    Widows is a 2018 heist thriller film directed by Steve McQueen, based on the 1983 TV series....  more
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    Seven Psychopaths

    Colin Farrell, Olga Kurylenko
    Seven Psychopaths is a 2012 comedy film written and directed by Martin McDonagh....  more

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    #781 of 923 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films#674 of 1,139 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time

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    Falling for a Dancer

    Colin Farrell, Elisabeth Dermot Walsh
    Falling For a Dancer is an Irish 1998 romantic drama television movie set in rural Ireland in...  more
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    Phone Booth

    Katie Holmes, Colin Farrell
    Phone Booth is a 2002 American psychological thriller film about a man who is held hostage in...  more

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    #98 of 231 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time#17 of 103 The Best Kidnapping & Hostage Movies Of All Time, Ranked

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    Dumbo

    Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton
    Dumbo is a 2019 American fantasy adventure film directed by Tim Burton, based on the story by...  more
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    The Recruit

    Al Pacino, Colin Farrell
    The Recruit is a 2003 American-German spy thriller film, directed by Roger Donaldson and...  more

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    #21 of 90 The Greatest Movies About CIA Agents & Operatives#63 of 170 The Best Spy Movies

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    Minority Report

    Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise
    Minority Report is a 2002 American neo-noir science fiction mystery-thriller film directed by...  more

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    The New World

    Christian Bale, Colin Farrell
    The New World is a 2005 British-American romantic historical drama film written and directed...  more

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    #762 of 782 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made#152 of 301 The Best Movies Based On True Stories

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    Tigerland

    Colin Farrell, Michael Shannon
    Tigerland is a 2000 drama film directed by Joel Schumacher starring Colin Farrell in the role...  more
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    The Way Back

    Colin Farrell, Saoirse Ronan
    The Way Back is a 2010 epic drama film directed by Peter Weir, from a screenplay by Weir and...  more

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    #418 of 549 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made#145 of 196 The Best Adventure Movies

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    A Home at the End of the World

    Colin Farrell, Robin Wright
    A Home at the End of the World is a 2004 drama film directed by Michael Mayer. The screenplay...  more

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    Hart's War

    Bruce Willis, Colin Farrell
    This film is a 2002 American thriller drama film about a WWII POW camp based on the novel by...  more

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    #270 of 376 The 50+ Best War Movies Ever Made, Ranked#99 of 222 The Greatest World War II Movies of All Time

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    Ondine

    Colin Farrell, Stephen Rea
    Ondine is a 2009 Irish romantic drama film directed and written by Neil Jordan and starring...  more
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    Total Recall

    Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel
    Total Recall is a 2012 American science fiction action film directed by Len Wiseman. It is the...  more

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    #115 of 135 The Most Confusing Movies Ever Made#84 of 100 The Best Movies Like 'Inception'

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    Alexander

    Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer
    Alexander is a 2004 action adventure biography film written by Oliver Stone, Christopher Kyle...  more

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    Fright Night

    Colin Farrell, David Tennant
    Fright Night is a 2011 American 3D comedy horror film directed by Craig Gillespie. A remake of...  more

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    #1059 of 1,506 The Most Rewatchable Movies#249 of 720 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time

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    London Boulevard

    Keira Knightley, Colin Farrell
    London Boulevard is a 2010 British film noir released in the United Kingdom on 26 November...  more
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    Cassandra's Dream

    Ewan McGregor, Colin Farrell
    Cassandra's Dream is a 2007 dramatic thriller film written and directed by Woody Allen. Filmed...  more
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    Voyagers

    Colin Farrell, Tye Sheridan
    Voyagers is a 2021 American science fiction thriller film directed by Neil Burger. A crew of...  more
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    Intermission

    Colin Farrell, Cillian Murphy
    Intermission is a 2003 Irish black comedy crime film directed by John Crowley and written by...  more
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    American Outlaws

    Colin Farrell, Ali Larter
    American Outlaws is a 2001 Western film directed by Les Mayfield and starring Colin Farrell,...  more

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    #263 of 400 The Best Western Movies Ever Made#310 of 315 Movies with the Best Soundtracks

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    S.W.A.T.

    Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Farrell
    S.W.A.T. is a 2003 American action-thriller film directed by Clark Johnson, and is based on...  more
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    The Disappearance of Finbar

    Colin Farrell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
    The Disappearance of Finbar is a 1996 Irish-Swedish mystery drama film directed by Sue Clayton...  more
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    Pride and Glory

    Colin Farrell, Edward Norton
    Pride and Glory is a 2008 drama film directed by Gavin O'Connor. It stars Edward Norton, Colin...  more