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

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

List films include The Uninvited, Simon Birch and more.

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

Steven Spielberg and Joseph McGinty Nichol are among those who have directed David Strathairn at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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L.A. Confidential Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger

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Sneakers Robert Redford, Dan Aykroyd, Ben Kingsley

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A League of Their Own Madonna, Tom Hanks, Rosie O'Donnell

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The Bourne Ultimatum Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Brian Cox

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Good Night, and Good Luck George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Daniels

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The Firm Tom Cruise, Gene Hackman, Gary Busey

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The River Wild Meryl Streep, Kevin Bacon, John C. Reilly

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The Spiderwick Chronicles Nick Nolte, Seth Rogen, Mary-Louise Parker

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We Are Marshall Matthew McConaughey, Kate Mara, January Jones

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Dolores Claiborne Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Christopher Plummer

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Silkwood Meryl Streep, Cher, Kurt Russell

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Memphis Belle John Lithgow, Sean Astin, Harry Connick

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A Midsummer Night's Dream Michelle Pfeiffer, Christian Bale, Sophie Marceau

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Bob Roberts Susan Sarandon, Jack Black, Helen Hunt

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Eight Men Out Charlie Sheen, Christopher Lloyd, John Cusack

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Simon Birch Jim Carrey, Ashley Judd, Jan Hooks

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A Dangerous Woman Jake Gyllenhaal, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Debra Winger

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Lincoln Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field

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Matewan James Earl Jones, Chris Cooper, Mary McDonnell

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The Tempest Russell Brand, Helen Mirren, Alfred Molina

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The Bourne Legacy Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Jeremy Renner

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The Notorious Bettie Page Norman Reedus, Sarah Paulson, Gretchen Mol

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Harrison's Flowers Gerard Butler, Brendan Gleeson, Adrien Brody

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My Blueberry Nights Natalie Portman, Rachel Weisz, Jude Law

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The Uninvited Elizabeth Banks, Emily Browning, Arielle Kebbel

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The Brother from Another Planet David Strathairn, Joe Morton, John Sayles

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Howl James Franco, Jon Hamm, Mary-Louise Parker

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City of Hope Angela Bassett, Gina Gershon, Chris Cooper

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Iceman Danny Glover, David Strathairn, Timothy Hutton

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Steel Toes David Strathairn, Ron Lea, Andrew Walker

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Big Girls Don't Cry... They Get Even Jenny Lewis, David Strathairn, Ben Savage

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In the Gloaming Whoopi Goldberg, Glenn Close, Bridget Fonda

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Fracture Ryan Gosling, Anthony Hopkins, Rosamund Pike

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At Close Range Sean Penn, Christopher Walken, Kiefer Sutherland

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The Whistleblower Monica Bellucci, Rachel Weisz, Benedict Cumberbatch

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Heavens Fall Leelee Sobieski, David Strathairn, Timothy Hutton

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Passion Fish Angela Bassett, Alfre Woodard, Mary McDonnell

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Cold Souls Paul Giamatti, Katheryn Winnick, Lauren Ambrose

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Limbo Kris Kristofferson, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, David Strathairn

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Losing Isaiah Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson, Jessica Lange

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The Miracle Worker David Strathairn, Lucas Black, Kevin Duhaney

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Hemingway & Gellhorn Nicole Kidman, Robert Duvall, Clive Owen

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A Map of the World Julianne Moore, Sigourney Weaver, Chloƫ Sevigny

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The Climb John Hurt, David Strathairn, Marla Sokoloff

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Twisted Samuel L. Jackson, Ashley Judd, Andy Garcia

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Evidence of Blood Mary McDonnell, David Strathairn, Marnie McPhail

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Lost in Yonkers Richard Dreyfuss, David Strathairn, Mercedes Ruehl

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Freedom Song Danny Glover, Loretta Devine, David Strathairn

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When Nature Calls David Strathairn, Gates McFadden, Morey Amsterdam

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Temple Grandin Claire Danes, Julia Ormond, Catherine O'Hara