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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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    Hart's War

    Bruce Willis, Colin Farrell

    Released2002

    Directed byGregory Hoblit

    This film is a 2002 American thriller drama film about a WWII POW camp based on the novel by John Katzenbach. It stars Bruce Willis as Col. William McNamara and Colin Farrell. The film co-stars...  more

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    Ondine

    Colin Farrell, Stephen Rea

    Released2009

    Directed byNeil Jordan

    Ondine is a 2009 Irish romantic drama film directed and written by Neil Jordan and starring Colin Farrell and Alicja Bachleda. The film was shot on location in Castletownbere, Ireland, and touches...  more
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    Tigerland

    Colin Farrell, Michael Shannon

    Released2000

    Directed byJoel Schumacher

    Tigerland is a 2000 drama film directed by Joel Schumacher starring Colin Farrell in the role of Private Roland Bozz, and takes place in a training camp for soldiers to be sent to Vietnam. Tigerland...  more
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    Cassandra's Dream

    Ewan McGregor, Colin Farrell

    Released2007

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Cassandra's Dream is a 2007 dramatic thriller film written and directed by Woody Allen. Filmed in the United Kingdom, it was released in 2007 in Europe and in January 2008 in the United States. It...  more

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    Ordinary Decent Criminal

    Kevin Spacey, Colin Farrell

    Released2000

    Directed byThaddeus O'Sullivan

    Ordinary Decent Criminal is a 2000 crime comedy film, directed by Thaddeus O'Sullivan, written by Gerard Stembridge and starring Kevin Spacey and Linda Fiorentino. The film is loosely based on the...  more
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    Veronica Guerin

    Cate Blanchett, Colin Farrell

    Released2003

    Directed byJoel Schumacher

    Veronica Guerin is a 2003 Irish biographical film directed by Joel Schumacher and starring Cate Blanchett in the title role. The screenplay by Carol Doyle and Mary Agnes Donoghue focuses on Irish...  more
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    We Are Ireland

    Colin Farrell, Aidan Quinn

    Released2011

    Directed byCathal Watters

    We Are Ireland is a 2010 documentary film written by Ruth Lysaght and directed by Cathal Watters....
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    The Gentlemen

    Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam

    Released2020

    Directed byGuy Ritchie

    The Gentlemen (a.k.a. Toff Guys and Bush) is a 2020 British crime comedy film directed by Guy Ritchie. A British drug lord tries to sell off his highly profitable empire to a dynasty of Oklahoma...  more
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    Daredevil

    Jennifer Garner, Ben Affleck

    Released2003

    Directed byMark Steven Johnson

    Daredevil is a 2003 American neo-noir superhero film written and directed by Mark Steven Johnson. Based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, the film stars Ben Affleck as Matt Murdock, a...  more

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    Triage

    Colin Farrell, Christopher Lee

    Released2009

    Directed byDanis Tanović

    Triage is a 2009 drama film starring Colin Farrell, Paz Vega and Christopher Lee, written and directed by Bosnian director Danis Tanović. The film’s plot is a dark tale of a photojournalist who comes...  more

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    Epic

    Beyoncé Knowles, Amanda Seyfried

    Released2013

    Directed byChris Wedge

    Leaf Men is a 2013 animation film written by Tom J. Astle, Matt Ember, James V. Hart, William Joyce and Daniel Shere and directed by Chris Wedge....  more

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    Minority Report: Bonus Material

    Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell

    Released2002

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    Kicking It

    Colin Farrell

    Released2008

    Directed byJeff Werner, Susan Koch

    In the summer of 2006, while the football world's attention was focused on Germany, thousands of players around the globe were training hard and competing to be part of another World Cup ... The...  more
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    Saving Mr. Banks

    Tom Hanks, Colin Farrell

    Released2013

    Directed byJohn Lee Hancock

    Saving Mr. Banks is a 2013 period drama film directed by John Lee Hancock from a screenplay written by Kelly Marcel and Sue Smith. Centered on the development of the 1964 Walt Disney Studios film...  more

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    The War Zone

    Colin Farrell, Tilda Swinton

    Released1999

    Directed byTim Roth

    The War Zone is a 1999 drama film directed by Tim Roth in his directorial debut and starring Ray Winstone, Tilda Swinton, Lara Belmont and Freddie Cunliffe. The film is written by Alexander Stuart...  more

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    Crazy Heart

    Colin Farrell, Jeff Bridges

    Released2009

    Directed byScott Cooper

    "Crazy Heart stars Jeff Bridges as an aging country music legend wrestling with his loss of fame at the hands of younger protégé. Struggling to make ends meet playing one small gig to the next in the...  more

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