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The Best Emile Hirsch Movies

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

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

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    Alpha Dog is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Alpha Dog

    Olivia Wilde, Amanda Seyfried

    Released2006

    Directed byNick Cassavetes

    Alpha Dog is a 2006 American crime drama film written and directed by Nick Cassavetes, first... more on Wikipedia

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    Into the Wild is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Into the Wild

    Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn

    Released2007

    Directed bySean Penn

    Into the Wild is a 2007 American biographical drama survival film written and directed by Sean... more on Wikipedia

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    Milk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Milk

    James Franco, Sean Penn

    Released2008

    Directed byGus Van Sant

    Milk is a 2008 American biographical film based on the life of gay rights activist and... more on Wikipedia

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    Twice Born is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Twice Born

    Penélope Cruz, Emile Hirsch

    Released2012

    Directed bySergio Castellitto

    Twice Born is a 2013 film directed by Sergio Castellitto. It is based on a novel by Margaret... more on Wikipedia
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    The Girl Next Door is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    The Girl Next Door

    Olivia Wilde, Elisha Cuthbert

    Released2004

    Directed byLuke Greenfield

    The Girl Next Door is a 2004 American romantic comedy film directed by Luke Greenfield.

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    Lords of Dogtown is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Lords of Dogtown

    Sofía Vergara, Heath Ledger

    Released2005

    Directed byCatherine Hardwicke

    Lords of Dogtown is a 2005 American biographical drama film directed by Catherine Hardwicke... more on Wikipedia

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    The Dangerous Lives of Altar B is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys

    Jodie Foster, Jena Malone

    Released2002

    Directed byPeter Care

    The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys is a 2002 independent comedy-drama film directed by Peter... more on Wikipedia
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    Prince Avalanche is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Prince Avalanche

    Paul Rudd, Emile Hirsch

    Released2013

    Directed byDavid Gordon Green

    Prince Avalanche is a 2013 comedy-drama film starring Paul Rudd and Emile Hirsch. It was... more on Wikipedia
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    Taking Woodstock is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Taking Woodstock

    Liev Schreiber, Jeffrey Dean Morgan

    Released2009

    Directed byAng Lee

    Taking Woodstock is a 2009 American comedy-drama film about the Woodstock Festival of 1969,... more on Wikipedia

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    The Darkest Hour is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    The Darkest Hour

    Rachael Taylor, Emile Hirsch

    Released2011

    Directed byChris Gorak

    The Darkest Hour is a 2011 Russian-American science fiction thriller film directed by Chris... more on Wikipedia

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    An Evening with Beverly Luff L is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn

    Aubrey Plaza, Jemaine Clement

    Released2018

    Directed byJim Hosking

    An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn is a 2018 American-British comedy film directed by Jim... more on Wikipedia
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    The Emperor's Club is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    The Emperor's Club

    Kevin Kline, Patrick Dempsey

    Released2002

    Directed byMichael Hoffman

    The Emperor's Club is a 2002 American drama film directed by Michael Hoffman and stars Kevin... more on Wikipedia

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    Freaks is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Freaks

    Lexy Kolker Emile Hirsch Bruce Dern Grace Park Amanda Crew

    Released2019

    Directed byAdam Stein, Zach Lipovsky

    Freaks is a 2018 American-Canadian science fiction thriller film directed by Zach Lipovsky and... more on Wikipedia
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    The Motel Life is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    The Motel Life

    Dakota Fanning, Kris Kristofferson

    Released2013

    Directed byAlan Polsky, Gabe Polsky

    The Motel Life is a 2012 drama mystery thriller film written by Micah Fitzerman-Blue and Noah... more on Wikipedia
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    The Air I Breathe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    The Air I Breathe

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Kevin Bacon

    Released2007

    Directed byJieho Lee

    The Air I Breathe is the 2007 directorial film debut of Korean-American filmmaker Jieho Lee,... more on Wikipedia
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    Never Grow Old is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Never Grow Old

    John Cusack, Emile Hirsch

    Released2019

    Directed byIvan Kavanagh

    Never Grow Old is a 2019 Irish action film directed by Ivan Kavanagh. An Irish undertaker... more on Wikipedia
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    The Mudge Boy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    The Mudge Boy

    Emile Hirsch, Richard Jenkins

    Released2003

    Directed byMichael Burke

    The Mudge Boy is a 2003 American drama film produced by Showtime. It was directed by Michael... more on Wikipedia
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    Speed Racer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Speed Racer

    Christina Ricci, Susan Sarandon

    Released2008

    Directed byAndy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

    Speed Racer is a 2008 American sports action film based on the Japanese anime and manga series... more on Wikipedia

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    Imaginary Heroes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Imaginary Heroes

    Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Williams

    Released2004

    Directed byDan Harris

    Imaginary Heroes is a 2004 American drama film written and directed by Dan Harris. It focuses... more on Wikipedia
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    Savages is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Savages

    Salma Hayek, Blake Lively

    Released2012

    Directed byOliver Stone

    Savages is a 2012 American thriller film directed by Oliver Stone. It is based on the novel of... more on Wikipedia

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    Zoom In: Stories Behind the 20 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Emile Hirsch Movies
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    Zoom In: Stories Behind the 2007 Gotham Awards

    Ellen Page, Javier Bardem

    Released2007

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