Entertainment The Best Eddie Izzard Movies  

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

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

With films ranging from Invincible to Ocean's Thirteen, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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

Steven Soderbergh and Bryan Singer are among those who have directed Eddie Izzard at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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Ben Stiller, Tom Waits, Hank Azaria
Mystery Men is a 1999 American superhero comedy film directed by Kinka Usher and written by Neil Cuthbert and Bob Burden, loosely based on Burden's Flaming Carrot Comics, and starring Hank ...more
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Salma Hayek, Evan Rachel Wood, Bono
Across the Universe is a 2007 British-American jukebox musical romantic drama film directed by Julie Taymor. The music of The Beatles and the Vietnam War form the backdrop for the romance ...more
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Tom Cruise, Kenneth Branagh, Eddie Izzard
Valkyrie is a 2008 American-German historical thriller film set in Nazi Germany during WWII. The film depicts the 20 July plot in 1944 by German army officers to take down Adolf Hitler and to ...more
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Willem Dafoe, John Malkovich, Eddie Izzard
Shadow of the Vampire is a 2000 horror film directed by E. Elias Merhige and written by Steven Katz, and starring John Malkovich and Willem Dafoe. The film is a fictionalised account of the ...more
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Kate Winslet, Mandy Moore, Susan Sarandon
Romance & Cigarettes is a 2005 American musical romantic comedy film written and directed by John Turturro. The film stars an ensemble cast which includes James Gandolfini, Susan Sarandon, ...more
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Kirsten Dunst, Jennifer Tilly, Eddie Izzard
The Cat's Meow is a 2001 period drama film directed by Peter Bogdanovich, and starring Kirsten Dunst, Eddie Izzard, Edward Herrmann, Cary Elwes, Joanna Lumley and Jennifer Tilly. The screenplay ...more
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Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, Peter Dinklage
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian is a 2008 epic fantasy film based on Prince Caspian, the second published, fourth chronological novel in C. S. Lewis's epic fantasy series, The ...more
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Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney
Ocean's Twelve is a 2004 American comedy film, which acts as the sequel to 2001's Ocean's Eleven. Like its predecessor, which was a remake of the 1960 film Ocean's 11, the film was directed by ...more
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Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Graham McTavish
Rambo is a 2008 American-German independent action film directed, co-written by and starring Sylvester Stallone reprising his famous role as veteran John Rambo. It is the fourth installment in ...more
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Uma Thurman, Sean Connery, Ralph Fiennes
The Avengers is a 1998 American action spy film adaptation of the British television series of the same name from the 1960s. The film was directed by Jeremiah Chechik. It stars Ralph Fiennes and ...more
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Christian Bale, Ewan McGregor, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Velvet Goldmine is a British drama film directed and co-written by Todd Haynes set in Britain during the glam rock days of the early 1970s; it tells the story of the fictional pop star Brian ...more
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Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Al Pacino
Ocean's Thirteen is a 2007 American comedy film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring an ensemble cast. It is the third and final film in the Soderbergh series following the 2004 sequel ...more
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Kenneth Branagh, Eddie Izzard, Freddie Highmore
Five Children and It is a 2004 film adaption of the book of the same name, directed by John Stephenson, starring Freddie Highmore, with Zoë Wanamaker, Kenneth Branagh and Eddie Izzard as ...more
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Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Wanda Sykes
My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 American romantic comedy superhero film, directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Uma Thurman, Luke Wilson, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson and Wanda Sykes.
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Elizabeth Banks, Mark Wahlberg, Randy Couture
Invincible is a 2006 sports film directed by Ericson Core set in 1976. It is based on the true story of Vince Papale, who played for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1976 to 1978. Mark Wahlberg ...more
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Jay Leno, Steve Buscemi, John Cleese
Igor is a 2008 American computer animated fantasy comedy film about the stock character Igor who dreams of winning first place at the Evil Science Fair. Produced by Exodus Film Group and ...more
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Owen Wilson, Michael Caine, Vanessa Redgrave
Cars 2 is a 2011 American computer-animated action comedy spy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The film is the sequel to the 2006 film Cars and ...more
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Matt LeBlanc, Eddie Izzard, Edward Fox
All the Queen's Men is a 2001 action comedy war film. It was directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky and stars Matt LeBlanc and Eddie Izzard. Made on a budget of $15mn, the film earned only $22,723 in the ...more
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William Shatner, Kiefer Sutherland, Miss Coco Peru
The Wild is a 2006 Canadian-American computer animated adventure comedy film directed by animator Steve "Spaz" Williams, written by Ed Decter, John J. Strauss, Mark Gibson and Philip ...more
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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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Helen Hunt, Liev Schreiber, Carla Gugino
Every Day is a 2010 film directed by Richard Levine and starring Liev Schreiber and Helen Hunt.
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Elijah Wood, Donald Sutherland, Eddie Izzard
This two part drama follows the story of Jim Hawkins, who's unexpectedly drawn into the world of piracy when he discovers Flint's treasure map. However, Long John Silver will stop at nothing to ...more
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Christopher Eccleston, Eddie Izzard, Derek Jacobi
Revengers Tragedy is a film adaptation of the 1606 play The Revenger's Tragedy. It was directed by Alex Cox and adapted for the screen by Cox's fellow Liverpudlian, Frank Cottrell Boyce. The ...more
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Lost Christmas Eddie Izzard, Jason Flemyng, Geoffrey Palmer
Lost Christmas is a 2011 drama film directed by John Hay.
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We Know Where You Live. Live! Emma Thompson, Tom Jones, Eddie Izzard
We Know Where You Live. Live! is a 2001 comedy film written by Ivor Baddiel, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graham Chapman and 7 others and directed by Declan Lowney.