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List Rules Vote for the best Edward Norton movies in your opinion, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

Perhaps one of the greatest actors of this generation, Edward Norton has starred and co-starred in so many critically acclaimed films that its hard to even remember them all. For that reason, we're ranking the best Edward Norton movies of all time, with help from film buffs like you who are voting on the list. His earlier stuff, like Primal Fear and American History X, are among the best Edward Norton films ever made, with the first of those two winning him a Golden Globe and the latter an Academy Award nomination. Almost 20 years later, he's still a force to be reckoned with, illuminating the silver screen alongside Michael Keaton in 2014's black comedy Birdman. It might be difficult for you to choose favorites on this Edward Norton movies list, but pick your absolute favorites and help them rise to the top.   

Many of these Edward Norton movies are streaming on Netflix Instant - just search the actor's name and you'll see all the movies he's in that are currently available for you to watch. Vote for favorite Edward Norton films, regardless of whether Norton was a star, co-star, or supporting actor in the movie. 

Brett Ratner and Ridley Scott have both worked with Edward Norton over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. Movie fans who love Edward Norton have also been known to enjoy films starring Ed Harris and Sean Penn.

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American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo

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Fight Club Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Helena Bonham Carter

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Primal Fear Edward Norton, Richard Gere, Laura Linney

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The Illusionist Jessica Biel, Edward Norton, Paul Giamatti

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25th Hour Anna Paquin, Rosario Dawson, Edward Norton

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The Painted Veil Naomi Watts, Edward Norton, Liev Schreiber

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Rounders Matt Damon, Edward Norton, Famke Janssen

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Birdman Emma Stone, Naomi Watts, Edward Norton

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The Score Robert De Niro, Marlon Brando, Edward Norton

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Red Dragon Anthony Hopkins, Ralph Fiennes, Edward Norton

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The Italian Job Charlize Theron, Kelly Brook, Mark Wahlberg

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collin37 added The Grand Budapest Hotel

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The People vs. Larry Flynt Courtney Love, Edward Norton, Woody Harrelson

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Moonrise Kingdom Bruce Willis, Bill Murray, Edward Norton

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The Bourne Legacy Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Jeremy Renner

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The Incredible Hulk Robert Downey Jr., Liv Tyler, Edward Norton

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Keeping the Faith Ben Stiller, Edward Norton, Jenna Elfman

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Leaves of Grass Susan Sarandon, Edward Norton, Keri Russell

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Kingdom of Heaven Eva Green, Liam Neeson, Edward Norton

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Pride and Glory Colin Farrell, Edward Norton, Lake Bell

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Death to Smoochy Robin Williams, Edward Norton, Jon Stewart

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Down in the Valley Kat Dennings, Evan Rachel Wood, Edward Norton

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Stone Milla Jovovich, Robert De Niro, Edward Norton

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Frida Salma Hayek, Edward Norton, Ashley Judd

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Everyone Says I Love You Natalie Portman, Julia Roberts, Drew Barrymore

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The Invention of Lying Jennifer Garner, Tina Fey, Edward Norton

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