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The Best Iain Glen Movies  

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

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Ridley Scott and Simon West are among those who have directed Iain Glen at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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Jack Taylor: The Magdalen Martyrs Iain Glen, Nora-Jane Noone, Pádraic Breathnach
Jack Taylor: The Magdalen Martyrs is a 2011 television crime film written by Marteinn Thorisson and directed by Stuart Orme.
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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Ben Kingsley, Colin Firth
The Last Legion is a 2007 film directed by Doug Lefler. Produced by Dino De Laurentiis and others, it is based on a 2003 Italian novel of the same name written by Valerio Massimo Manfredi. It ...more
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Craig Ferguson, Iain Glen, Jane Alexander
The Soul Keeper is a 2002 Italian-French-British romance-drama film directed by Roberto Faenza. It is loosely based on real life events of Russian psychoanalyst Sabina Spielrein and notably on ...more
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Eva Green, Liam Neeson, Edward Norton
Kingdom of Heaven is a 2005 epic historical drama directed and produced by Ridley Scott and written by William Monahan. It stars Orlando Bloom, Eva Green, Jeremy Irons, David Thewlis, Brendan ...more
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Sigourney Weaver, Iain Glen, Bryan Brown
Gorillas in the Mist is a 1988 American drama film directed by Michael Apted and starring Sigourney Weaver as naturalist Dian Fossey. It tells the true story of her work in Rwanda with Mountain ...more
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Omar Sharif, Iain Glen, Richard E. Grant
Mountains of the Moon is a 1990 Rankcolor theatrical film depicting the 1857–58 journey of Richard Francis Burton and John Hanning Speke in their expedition to central Africa – the project that ...more
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Iain Glen, Aidan Quinn, Robert Sheehan
Song For a Raggy Boy is a 2003 film directed by Aisling Walsh. It is based on the book of the same name by Patrick Galvin and is based on true events.
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Julie Christie, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Iain Glen
Fools of Fortune is a 1990 Irish and British drama film directed by Pat O'Connor and starring Iain Glen, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Julie Christie, Catherine McFadden, Amy Joyce Hastings and ...more
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Kristin Scott Thomas, Joseph Fiennes, Iain Glen
Man to Man is a 2005 historical drama film directed by Régis Wargnier and starring Joseph Fiennes, Kristin Scott Thomas and Iain Glen. One man in a team of Victorian scientists conducting ...more
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Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer, Iain Glen
"Harry Brown marks the feature film debut for talented upcoming director Daniel Barber, Academy Award®-nominated in 2008 for his short film The Tonto Woman. The film is an urban western ...more
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Anna Paquin, Iain Glen, Lena Olin
Darkness is a 2002 horror film directed by Jaume Balagueró about an American teenage girl who moves into a haunted house with her family in the Spanish countryside. The film stars Anna ...more
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Iain Glen, Laura Chiatti, Claudio Santamaria
The Case of Unfaithful Klara is a 2009 drama film written by Roberto Faenza, Maite Bulgari Carpio, Marzio Casa, Valentina Leotta and Hugh Fleetwood, story by Michal Viewegh, and directed by ...more
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Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Iain Glen
The Iron Lady is a 2011 drama and biography film written by Abi Morgan and directed by Phyllida Lloyd.
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Rachel Weisz, Iain Glen, Susan Lynch
Beautiful Creatures is a 2000 British crime film directed by Bill Eagles and starring Susan Lynch and Rachel Weisz. Lynch received a British Independent Film Award nomination for her role.
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Brendan Gleeson, Iain Glen, Janet McTeer
Into the Storm or Churchill at War is a 2009 biographical film about Winston Churchill and his days in office during World War II. The movie is directed by Thaddeus O'Sullivan and stars Brendan ...more
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Gary Oldman, Tim Roth, Richard Dreyfuss
This film is a 1990 comedy-drama film written and directed by Tom Stoppard based on his play of the same name. Like the play, the film depicts two minor characters from William Shakespeare's ...more
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Milla Jovovich, Iain Glen, Sienna Guillory
Resident Evil: Apocalypse is a 2004 British-Canadian apocalyptic fiction action horror film directed by Alexander Witt, from a screenplay written by producer Paul W. S. Anderson. It is the ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Daniel Craig, Jon Voight
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider is a 2001 action film based on the popular Tomb Raider video game series featuring the character Lara Croft portrayed by Angelina Jolie. The film was directed by Simon ...more
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Andie MacDowell, Iain Glen, Sarah Bolger
Tara Road is a film based on the novel of the same name by Maeve Binchy.
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John Goodman, Iain Glen, David Wenham
Pope Joan is a German, British, Italian, Spanish medieval epic film produced by Bernd Eichinger, based on American novelist Donna Woolfolk Cross's book of the same name. Directed by Sönke ...more
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Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Ashanti
RESIDENT EVIL: EXTINCTION is again based on the wildly popular video game series and picks up where the last film left off. Alice (Milla Jovovich), now in hiding in the Nevada desert, once again ...more
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Naomi Watts, Iain Glen, Derek Jacobi
The Wyvern Mystery is a 2000 BBC film starring Naomi Watts and Derek Jacobi. The film is based on Sheridan Le Fanu's novel.
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The Relief of Belsen Iain Glen, Tobias Menzies, Corin Redgrave
The Relief of Belsen is a feature-length drama that was first shown on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom on 15 October 2007. It depicts events that unfolded at Bergen-Belsen concentration camp ...more
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Michael Gambon, Charlotte Rampling, Iain Glen
Paris by Night is a 1988 British thriller film written and directed by David Hare and starring Charlotte Rampling, Michael Gambon and Iain Glen. A British politician spends some time in Paris, ...more
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Small Engine Repair Iain Glen
Small Engine Repair is a 2006 comedy drama film written and directed by Niall Heery.