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

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

These films, like Cause Celebre and Maxwell include images when available.

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

If you're a fan of David Suchet, then check out our lists of the best Ian Holm and Alastair Sim movies as well.

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Louis Gossett, Jr., Melora Hardin Iron Eagle is a 1986 American-Canadian action film directed by Sidney J. Furie and starring Jason Gedrick and Louis Gossett, Jr. While it received mixed reviews, the film earned US$24,159,872 at ...more

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Michael Fassbender, Stephen Fry, David Suchet A Bear Named Winnie is a 2004 TV movie written by John Goldsmith and John Kent Harrison and directed by John Kent Harrison.

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Halle Berry, Steven Seagal, Kurt Russell Executive Decision is a 1996 American action film directed by Stuart Baird in his directorial debut. The film stars Kurt Russell, Steven Seagal, Halle Berry, Oliver Platt and John Leguizamo. The ...more

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Gwyneth Paltrow, Viggo Mortensen, Michael Douglas A Perfect Murder is a 1998 American thriller film directed by Andrew Davis and starring Michael Douglas, Gwyneth Paltrow and Viggo Mortensen. It is a modern remake of Alfred Hitchcock's 1954 ...more

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Ryan Reynolds, Michael Douglas, Candice Bergen The In-Laws is a 2003 American comedy film starring Michael Douglas, Albert Brooks, Candice Bergen, Robin Tunney, Maria Ricossa, Lindsay Sloane and Ryan Reynolds. The film is a remake of the ...more

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Charles Dance, David Suchet, Tamsin Greig Terry Pratchett's Going Postal is a two-part television adaptation of Going Postal by Terry Pratchett, adapted by Richard Kurti and Bev Doyle and produced by The Mob, which was first broadcast ...more

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Sean Penn, Timothy Hutton, Michael Ironside The Falcon and the Snowman is a 1985 spy film directed by John Schlesinger about two young American men, Christopher Boyce and Daulton Lee, who sold U.S. security secrets to the Soviet Union. ...more

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Kate Winslet, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen Flushed Away is a 2006 British/American computer animated action/adventure comedy film directed by David Bowers and Sam Fell. It was made in the partnership between Aardman Animations and ...more

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Madonna, David Bowie, Robert De Niro Arthur and the Invisibles is a French/American CGI animated/live-action feature film adaptation of the 2002 children's book Arthur and the Minimoys, and the 2003 sequel Arthur and the Forbidden ...more

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Tim Roth, Barbara Hershey, David Suchet A World Apart is a 1988 anti-Apartheid drama, written by Shawn Slovo and directed by Chris Menges. It is based on the lives of Slovo's parents, Ruth First and Joe Slovo. The film was a ...more

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Margot Kidder, David Suchet, Jennifer Darling Trenchcoat is a 1983 American action/comedy film starring Margot Kidder and Robert Hays.

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John Lithgow, Don Ameche, David Suchet Harry and the Hendersons is a 1987 American fantasy comedy film directed and produced by William Dear, and starring John Lithgow, Melinda Dillon, Don Ameche, David Suchet, Margaret Langrick, ...more

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Andie MacDowell, Ian Holm, Richard Griffiths Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes is a 1984 British film directed by Hugh Hudson and based on Edgar Rice Burroughs' novel Tarzan of the Apes. Christopher Lambert stars as Tarzan ...more

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Carroll Baker, David Suchet, David Kelly Red Monarch is a 1983 British TV film starring Colin Blakely as Joseph Stalin. It is directed by Jack Gold and features David Suchet as Lavrentiy Beria and David Threlfall as Stalin's son ...more

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Russell Tovey, David Suchet, Philip Jackson After collapsing in front of his 'rival' Japp, being rushed into hospital and diagnosed with a weight problem that could cause a heart problem, private society detective Hercule Poirot, who must ...more

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Mark Hamill, Freddie Prinze, Jr. Wing Commander is a 1999 science fiction film loosely based on the video game series of the same name. It was directed by Chris Roberts, the creator of the game series, and stars Freddie Prinze, ...more

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Ajay Devgan, Jared Harris, Irrfan Khan Sunday is a 1997 independent film. Set in Queens, a borough of New York City, it is a dark comedy about an unemployed, homeless IBM functionary mistaken by an aging actress for famous film ...more

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Mick Jagger, Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows The Bank Job is a 2008 British crime film written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, directed by Roger Donaldson, and starring Jason Statham, based on the 1971 Baker Street robbery in central ...more

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Christopher Lee, Ben Kingsley, Frank Langella Moses is a 1995 biography adventure TV movie directed by Roger Young and written by Lionel Chetwynd.

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Faye Dunaway, Bill Nighy, Peter Ustinov Thirteen at Dinner is a 1985 American-British television film featuring the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. Adapted by Rod Browning from the Agatha Christie novel Lord Edgware Dies, it was ...more

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Ryan Reynolds, David Suchet, Tara Slone Foolproof is a 2003 Canadian heist film directed by William Phillips and starring Ryan Reynolds, David Suchet, Kristin Booth, Joris Jarsky, and James Allodi. It was the first attempt by a ...more

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Maggie Smith, Timothy Spall, Michael Palin The Missionary is a 1982 British comedy film directed by Richard Loncraine, and starring Michael Palin and Maggie Smith. It was produced by George Harrison, Denis O'Brien, Palin and Neville C. ...more

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Chiwetel Ejiofor, Omar Epps, David Suchet Deadly Voyage is a 1996 television film directed by John Mackenzie and written by Stuart Urban. Produced by Union Pictures and John Goldschmidt's Viva Films for joint distribution to BBC Films ...more

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Maxwell Dan Stevens, David Suchet, Daniela Denby-Ashe Maxwell is a 2007 drama about the last days of media magnate Robert Maxwell, played by David Suchet. The drama chronicles some of the events prior to Maxwell's mysterious death and the discovery ...more

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Cause Celebre Helen Mirren, David Morrissey, David Suchet Cause Celebre is a 1987 film directed by John Gorrie.

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Act of God Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Jenny Agutter, David Suchet Act of God is a 2009 thriller film written and directed by Sean Faughnan and Ezna Sands

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Richard II Patrick Stewart, David Morrissey, James Purefoy Richard II is a 2012 drama film written and directed by Rupert Goold.

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Thomas Kretschmann Dracula is a British-American horror drama television series that premiered on NBC on October 25, 2013. It was produced by London-based Carnival Films. The series was created by Cole Haddon, and ...more

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Schiele in Prison is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best David Suchet Movies
Schiele in Prison David Suchet, Edward Petherbridge, Nicholas Selby Schiele in Prison is a 1980 British independent film directed by Mick Gold and starring David Suchet as Gustav Klimt, Grant Cathro as Egon Schiele and Nicholas Selby as The Judge. The film ...more

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Diverted David Suchet, Joanne Whalley, Shawn Ashmore Diverted is a 2009 CBC made-for-TV miniseries. The film was directed by Alex Chapple based on the screenplay by Tony Marchant. Diverted is a fictionalized account inspired by what actually ...more

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Effie Gray Dakota Fanning, Emma Thompson, Claudia Cardinale Effie Gray is a 2014 British biographical drama film directed by Richard Laxton. Its subject is the love triangle involving Victorian art critic John Ruskin his wife Euphemia "Effie" ...more

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David Suchet, Miriam Margolyes, Maurice Denham The Flying Ship or The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship is a Russian fairy tale. Andrew Lang included it in The Yellow Fairy Book and Arthur Ransome in Old Peter's Russian Tales. Uri ...more

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Tom Hardy, Robert Carlyle, Jessalyn Gilsig Flood is a British disaster film from 2007, directed by Tony Mitchell. It features Robert Carlyle, Jessalyn Gilsig, David Suchet and Tom Courtenay, and is based on the 2002 novel of the same ...more