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

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

List films include The Van, Die Hard 2 and many additional films as well.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Colm Meaney include names like Ron Howard, Renny Harlin and Simon West.

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Law Abiding Citizen Gerard Butler, Jamie Foxx, Viola Davis Law Abiding Citizen is a 2009 American thriller film directed by F. Gary Gray from a screenplay written by Kurt Wimmer and stars Jamie Foxx and Gerard Butler. The film takes place in ...more

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Into the West Ellen Barkin, Brendan Gleeson, Gabriel Byrne Into the West is a 1992 Irish magical realist film about Irish Travellers written by Jim Sheridan and directed by Mike Newell. Into the West was one of several major films to come from Ireland ...more

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Die Hard 2 Bruce Willis, John Leguizamo, Dennis Franz Die Hard 2 is a 1990 American action film and the second in the Die Hard film series. It was released on July 4, 1990. The film was directed by Renny Harlin, and stars Bruce Willis as John ...more

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The Last of the Mohicans Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Pete Postlethwaite The Last of the Mohicans is a 1992 historical epic film set in 1757 during the French and Indian War and produced by Morgan Creek Pictures. It was directed by Michael Mann and based on James ...more

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The Commitments Andrea Corr, Colm Meaney, Maria Doyle Kennedy The Commitments is a 1991 comedy-drama film directed by Alan Parker. A film adaptation of Roddy Doyle's novel of the same name, the film tells a story of working class Dubliners who form a soul ...more

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Layer Cake Sienna Miller, Tom Hardy, Daniel Craig Layer Cake is a 2004 British crime thriller film directed by Matthew Vaughn, in his directorial debut. The screenplay was adapted by J. J. Connolly from his novel of the same name. The film was ...more

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Far and Away Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Brendan Gleeson Far and Away is a 1992 romance film directed by Ron Howard from a script by Howard and Bob Dolman, and stars Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman. Cinematography by Mikael Salomon, with a music score by ...more

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Con Air Nicolas Cage, John Malkovich, Steve Buscemi Con Air is a 1997 American action film directed by Simon West and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, producer of The Rock. It stars Nicolas Cage, John Cusack, and John Malkovich. The film borrows ...more

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Under Siege Steven Seagal, Tommy Lee Jones, Gary Busey Under Siege is a 1992 American action film directed by Andrew Davis and starring Steven Seagal as a former Navy SEAL who must stop a group of mercenaries, led by Tommy Lee Jones and Gary Busey, ...more

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Mystery, Alaska Russell Crowe, Mike Myers, Burt Reynolds Mystery, Alaska is a 1999 comedy-drama film directed by Jay Roach about an amateur ice hockey team, from the fictional small-town of Mystery, that plays an exhibition game against the New York ...more

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Get Him to the Greek Katy Perry, Christina Aguilera, Kristen Bell Get Him to the Greek is a 2010 American rock comedy film written, produced and directed by Nicholas Stoller and starring Jonah Hill and Russell Brand. The film was released on June 4, 2010. Get ...more

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The Van Colm Meaney, Brendan O'Carroll, Rúaidhrí Conroy The Van is a 1996 film, based on the novel The Van by Roddy Doyle. Like The Snapper, it was directed by Stephen Frears. It was entered into the 1996 Cannes Film Festival.

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Dick Tracy Madonna, Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman Dick Tracy is a 1990 American action film based on the 1930s comic strip character of the same name created by Chester Gould. Warren Beatty produced, directed, and starred in the film, which ...more

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The Damned United Michael Sheen, Jim Broadbent, Timothy Spall The Damned United is a 2009 British sports drama film directed by Tom Hooper and adapted by Peter Morgan from David Peace's bestselling novel The Damned Utd, a largely fictional book based on ...more

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Intermission Colin Farrell, Cillian Murphy, Kelly Macdonald Intermission is a 2003 Irish black comedy crime film directed by John Crowley and written by Mark O'Rowe. It tells the story of John and Deirdre, a recently separated young couple, and people ...more

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The Road to Wellville Anthony Hopkins, Matthew Broderick, John Cusack The Road to Wellville is a 1994 American comedy-drama film adaptation of T. Coraghessan Boyle's novel of the same name, which tells the story of the doctor and clean-living advocate John Harvey ...more

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The Snapper Brendan Gleeson, Colm Meaney, Stanley Townsend The Snapper is a 1993 Irish television film which was directed by Stephen Frears and starred Tina Kellegher, Colm Meaney and Brendan Gleeson. The film is based on the novel by Irish writer Roddy ...more

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The Conspirator Evan Rachel Wood, Alexis Bledel, Kevin Kline The Conspirator is a 2010 historical drama film directed by Robert Redford based on an original screenplay by James D. Solomon. It is the debut film of the American Film Company. The film tells ...more

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Blueberry Juliette Lewis, Eddie Izzard, Ernest Borgnine Blueberry is a 2004 French film directed by Jan Kounen. It is an adaptation of the Franco-Belgian comic book series Blueberry, illustrated by Jean Giraud and scripted by Jean-Michel Charlier. ...more

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Five Fingers Ryan Phillippe, Laurence Fishburne, Gina Torres Five Fingers is a 2006 drama/thriller film directed by Laurence Malkin, and written by Chad Thumann and Malkin. The film had ten producers, including actor Laurence Fishburne, who stars ...more

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Caved In: Prehistoric Terror Christopher Atkins, Colm Meaney, Chelan Simmons Caved In: Prehistoric Terror is a 2006 "Sci-Fi Original" motion picture, created by the Sci-Fi channel. It follows a party of tourists who become trapped underground by a cave-in, and ...more

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The Boys from County Clare Andrea Corr, Colm Meaney, Bernard Hill The Boys from County Clare is a 2003 Irish comedy/drama film about a céilí band from Liverpool that travels to Ireland to compete in a céilí competition in County ...more

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The Dead Anjelica Huston, Colm Meaney, Dan O'Herlihy The Dead is a 1987 film directed by John Huston, starring his daughter Anjelica Huston. The Dead was the last film that Huston directed, and it was released posthumously. According to Pauline ...more

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Random Passage Colm Meaney, Mary Walsh, Andy Jones Random Passage is a 2002 drama tv miniseries written by Bernice Morgan and Des Walsh, directed by John N. Smith.

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Monument Ave. Famke Janssen, Martin Sheen, Billy Crudup Monument Ave., originally titled Snitch in the USA and titled Noose in Australia, is a 1998 American crime comedy-drama film directed by Ted Demme and starring Denis Leary. The film takes place ...more

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Come See the Paradise Dennis Quaid, Tamlyn Tomita, Colm Meaney Come See the Paradise is a 1990 drama film written and directed by Alan Parker, and starring Dennis Quaid and Tamlyn Tomita. Set before and during World War II, the film depicts the treatment of ...more

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The Perfect Stranger Colm Meaney, Vicky Peña, Ana Wagener The Perfect Stranger is a 2011 drama comedy film written by Arturo Ruiz and directed by Toni Bestard.

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War of the Buttons Liam Cunningham, Colm Meaney, Frank Grimes War of the Buttons is a 1994 Irish drama adventure film directed by John Roberts. It was written by Collin Welland and based on the French novel La Guerre des boutons, by Louis Pergaud. The ...more

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The Last of the High Kings Christina Ricci, Jared Leto, Emily Mortimer The Last of the High Kings, also released under the title Summer Fling in some countries, is a 1996 coming of age comedy-drama film set in Howth, Dublin, Ireland in the 1970s where the teenagers ...more

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The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain Hugh Grant, Colm Meaney, Tara Fitzgerald The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain is a 1995 British film with a story by Ifor David Monger and Ivor Monger, written and directed by Christopher Monger. It was entered ...more

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Parked Colin Morgan, Colm Meaney, Michael McElhatton Parked is a 2010 drama film directed by Darragh Byrne.

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How Harry Became a Tree Cillian Murphy, Colm Meaney, Kerry Condon How Harry Became a Tree is a 2001 drama film directed by Goran Paskaljević.

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This Is My Father John Cusack, James Caan, Brendan Gleeson This Is My Father is a 1998 Irish-American film directed by Paul Quinn. It tells the story of an Irish couple from the '30s and their son trying to find his roots.

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The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns Whoopi Goldberg, Randy Quaid, Roger Daltrey The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns is a 1999 Hallmark Entertainment made-for-TV fantasy movie. It stars Randy Quaid, Colm Meaney, Kieran Culkin, Roger Daltrey, Caroline Carver and Whoopi ...more

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Four Days Kevin Zegers, Colm Meaney, William Forsythe A teenaged boy becomes tangled up in a botched bank robbery attempt mastermined by his father and his father's friend.

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A Lobster Tale Colm Meaney, Graham Greene, Alberta Watson A Lobster Tale is a 2006 drama family fantasy film written by Court Crandall and directed by Adam Massey.

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Covert One: The Hades Factor Mira Sorvino, Anjelica Huston, Stephen Dorff Covert One: The Hades Factor is a made-for-TV thriller filmed in Toronto that first aired in 2006. Directed by Mick Jackson, the miniseries is loosely based on The Hades Factor, a 2000 novel ...more

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Three and Out Gemma Arterton, Imelda Staunton, Kerry Katona Three and Out is a 2008 British comedy film directed by Jonathan Gershfield. It premiered in London on the 21 April 2008 and was released in the UK and Ireland on 25 April 2008. It was released ...more

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King of Texas Patrick Stewart, Lauren Holly, Marcia Gay Harden King of Texas is a 2002 drama western film written by Stephen Harrigan and directed by Uli Edel.

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Bel Ami Uma Thurman, Robert Pattinson, Kristin Scott Thomas This drama is based on the short story, Bel Ami by Guy de Maupassant is scheduled to begin filming in Budapest in February 2010 for a planned 2011 release. The fim will be directed by Declan ...more

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Whole Lotta Sole Brendan Fraser, Yaya DaCosta, Colm Meaney Whole Lotta Sole is a 2011 comedy drama film written by Thomas Gallagher and Terry George and directed by Terry George.

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Turning Green Timothy Hutton, Colm Meaney, Alessandro Nivola Turning Green is a 2009 drama comedy film written and directed by Michael Aimette and John G. Hofmann.

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The Race Colm Meaney, Susan Lynch, Jonathan Mason The Race is a 2009 drama comedy sport film written by Rowan O'Neill and directed by André F. Nebe.

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Alleged Brian Dennehy, Colm Meaney, Fred Thompson Alleged is a 2010 film directed by Tom Hines.

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Bad Apple Jim Gaffigan, Elliott Gould, Robert Patrick

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Chapter Zero Penelope Ann Miller, Lee Majors, Colm Meaney Chapter Zero is a 1999 comedy film written and directed by Aaron Mendelsohn.

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Nouvelle-France Tim Roth, Jason Isaacs, Gérard Depardieu Nouvelle-France is a 2004 historical romance directed by Jean Beaudin, written by Pierre Billon and starring Noémie Godin-Vigneau, David La Haye, Juliette Gosselin, Sébastien ...more

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Kings Colm Meaney, Brendan Conroy, Barry Barnes Kings is a 2007 Irish film written & directed by Tom Collins and based on Jimmy Murphy's play The Kings of the Kilburn High Road. The film is bilingual, having both Irish and English ...more

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Soldiers of Fortune Sean Bean, Christian Slater, James Cromwell Soldiers of Fortune is a 2012 American action film starring Christian Slater, Dominic Monaghan, Sean Bean, James Cromwell and Ving Rhames.

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October 22 Colm Meaney, Ernie Hudson, Donna Murphy October 22 is a 1998 film directed by Richard Schenkman and written by Fred Golan. It premiered at the Ft. Lauderdale Film Festival.