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

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

List contains films like Almost Famous and Beyond Rangoon.

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

Frances McDormand has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Michael Bay and Robert Altman. Frances McDormand has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Rachel Weisz and Tom Wilkinson in terms of fame and success.

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Fargo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Frances McDormand Movies
Fargo Steve Buscemi, William H. Macy, Frances McDormand

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Blood Simple Holly Hunter, Frances McDormand, M. Emmet Walsh

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Burn After Reading Brad Pitt, George Clooney, John Malkovich

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Mississippi Burning Willem Dafoe, Gene Hackman, Frances McDormand

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Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day Amy Adams, Mark Strong, Frances McDormand

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Almost Famous Zooey Deschanel, Kate Hudson, Anna Paquin

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Primal Fear Edward Norton, Richard Gere, Laura Linney

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Short Cuts Robert Downey Jr., Julianne Moore, Tim Robbins

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Barton Fink John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Frances McDormand

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Miller's Crossing Steve Buscemi, Frances McDormand, Marcia Gay Harden

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Raising Arizona Nicolas Cage, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

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Darkman Liam Neeson, Frances McDormand, Bruce Campbell

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The Man Who Wasn't There Scarlett Johansson, Billy Bob Thornton, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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Moonrise Kingdom Bruce Willis, Bill Murray, Edward Norton

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Wonder Boys Robert Downey Jr., Katie Holmes, Michael Douglas

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The Butcher's Wife Demi Moore, Jeff Daniels, Frances McDormand

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Æon Flux Charlize Theron, Frances McDormand, Jonny Lee Miller

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Lone Star Matthew McConaughey, Kris Kristofferson, Frances McDormand

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Frances McDormand Movies
Transformers: Dark of the Moon Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Shia LaBeouf, John Malkovich

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North Country Charlize Theron, Amber Heard, Woody Harrelson

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Paradise Road Cate Blanchett, Glenn Close, Julianna Margulies

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Searching for Debra Winger Salma Hayek, Sharon Stone, Meg Ryan

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City by the Sea Robert De Niro, James Franco, Eliza Dushku

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Friends with Money Jennifer Aniston, Joan Cusack, Jason Isaacs

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Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Jessica Chastain, Chris Rock, Ben Stiller

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Palookaville Frances McDormand, Kim Dickens, Vincent Gallo

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Hidden Agenda Frances McDormand, Brian Cox, Michelle Fairley

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Talk of Angels Penélope Cruz, Frances McDormand, Franco Nero

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Short Fuse Mary-Louise Parker, Frances McDormand, Michael Bailey Smith

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Johnny Skidmarks Jack Black, John Lithgow, Frances McDormand

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Something's Gotta Give Jack Nicholson, Keanu Reeves, Diane Keaton

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Scottsboro: An American Tragedy Frances McDormand, Andre Braugher, Jeffrey DeMunn

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Beyond Rangoon Patricia Arquette, Frances McDormand, Spalding Gray

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Catwoman Halle Berry, Sharon Stone, Missy Peregrym

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Madeline Frances McDormand, Nigel Hawthorne, Jasmine Guy

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This Must Be the Place Sean Penn, Frances McDormand, David Byrne

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Chattahoochee Gary Oldman, Dennis Hopper, Frances McDormand

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Hidden in America Jeff Bridges, Frances McDormand, Jena Malone

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The Botany Of Desire Frances McDormand, Michael Pollan