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The Best Gordon Pinsent Movies

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

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

These films, like Away from Her and Saint Ralph include images when available.

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    Vonetta McGee, Elisha Cook
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    Released1972

    Directed byWilliam Crain

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    Faye Dunaway, Steve McQueen
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    Released1968

    Directed byNorman Jewison

    The Thomas Crown Affair is a DeLuxe Color 1968 film directed and produced by Norman Jewison starring Steve McQueen and Faye Dunaway. It was nominated for two Academy Awards, winning Best Original...  more
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    Nina Dobrev, Julie Christie
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    Released2006

    Directed bySarah Polley

    Away from Her is a 2006 Canadian film which debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival and also played in the Premier category at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival. The feature-length...  more

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    Marion Ross, Eric Braeden
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    Released1970

    Directed byJoseph Sargent

    Colossus: The Forbin Project is a 1970 American science fiction thriller film from Universal Pictures, produced by Stanley Chase, directed by Joseph Sargent, and starring Eric Braeden, Susan Clark,...  more

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    Catherine O'Hara, Dave Thomas
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    Released1997

    Directed byClive A. Smith, Michael Schaack

    Pippi Longstocking is a 1997 animated musical film from AB Svensk Filmindustri and Nelvana, based on the eponymous children's books by Astrid Lindgren. It was distributed theatrically by Legacy...  more

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    Sarah Polley, Chris Wiggins
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    Released1989

    Directed byAlan Bunce

    Babar: The Movie is a 1989 Canadian-French traditional animated film made by Canada's Nelvana Limited and France's Ellipse Programmé, and distributed by New Line Cinema. It is based on the characters...  more
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    Cate Blanchett, Julianne Moore
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    Released2002

    Directed byLasse Hallström

    The Shipping News is a 2002 drama film directed by Lasse Hallström, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning The Shipping News by Annie Proulx. It stars Kevin Spacey as the protagonist Quoyle, Judi Dench...  more
  • 8
    Jennifer Tilly, Campbell Scott
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    Released2004

    Directed byMichael McGowan

    Saint Ralph is a 2004 Canadian drama film written and directed by Michael McGowan. Its central character is a teenage boy who trains for the 1954 Boston Marathon in the hope a victory will be the...  more
  • 9
    Will Geer, Gordon Pinsent
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    Released1972

    Directed byPeter Carter

    The Rowdyman is a comedy film with moralistic overtones, set in Newfoundland. It was written by and starred Gordon Pinsent, a native Newfoundlander. The film became a commercial hit and landed...  more
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    Angelo Tsarouchas, Marie-Josée Croze
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    Released2004

    Directed byVincenzo Natali

    Nothing is a 2003 Canadian black philosophical comedy film, directed by Vincenzo Natali. It stars David Hewlett and Andrew Miller....  more
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    Justine Bateman, Richard Dean Anderson
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    Released1992

    Directed byMichael Toshiyuki Uno

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    Hal Holbrook, Kelly McGillis
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    Released1993

    Directed byLarry Elikann

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    Sean Patrick Flanery, Saul Rubinek
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    Released1997

    Directed byJ.H. Wyman

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    Angie Dickinson, Vanity
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    Released1980

    Directed byPeter Carter

    Klondike Fever is a 1980 Canadian adventure film, based on the writings of Jack London....  more
  • 15
    Christian Slater, Stephen Rea
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    Released2004

    Directed byLewin Webb

    The Good Shepherd is a 2004 drama film directed by Lewis Webb, starring Christian Slater, Molly Parker and Stephen Rea. The film follows a straying Catholic priest's investigation of a troubled...  more
  • 16
    Nastassja Kinski, Gordon Pinsent
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    Released2001

    Directed byGiles Walker

    Blind Terror is a 2001 suspense thriller starring Nastassja Kinski, Stewart Bick and Gordon Pinsent. It was written by Douglas Soesbe and directed by Giles Walker....  more
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    Ellen Burstyn, Tom Skerritt
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    Released1981

    Directed byAllan King

    Silence of the North is a 1981 semi-autobiographical Canadian film of author Olive Frederickson, taken from the book of the same name. The film stars Tom Skerritt as her first husband Walter Roemer...  more
  • 18
    Jackie Burroughs, Gordon Pinsent
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    Directed byGordon Pinsent

    John and the Missus is a 1986 Canadian drama film. The film was directed by and starred Gordon Pinsent who wrote the screenplay from his 1974 novel of the same name....  more
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    Gordon Pinsent
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    Released1976

    Directed byTony Ianzelo, Andy Thomson

    Blackwood is a 1976 Canadian short documentary film about Newfoundland artist David Blackwood, directed by Tony Ianzelo and Andy Thomson. Narration is provided by Gordon Pinsent. It was nominated for...  more
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    Alberta Watson, Gordon Pinsent
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    Released2009

    Directed byChris Landreth

    The Spine is a 2009 short film directed and written by Chris Landreth....  more
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    Jill Hennessy, Caroline Rhea
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    Released2012

    Directed byDon McBrearty

    Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town is a 2012 film written by Malcolm MacRury and directed by Don McBrearty....
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    Gordon Pinsent, Joel Thomas Hynes
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    Directed byMary Lewis

    The Sparky Book is a 2006 animated/live-action short film by Newfoundland filmmaker Mary Lewis, about the near-death of a young girl who undergoes heart transplant surgery, and the death of her...  more
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