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

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

List films include The Telegram Man, The Club and more.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Jack Thompson include names like George Lucas, Steven Soderbergh and Clint Eastwood.

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The Man from Snowy River Kirk Douglas, Jack Thompson, Gus Mercurio The Man from Snowy River is a 1982 Australian drama film based on the Banjo Paterson poem The Man from Snowy River. The film had a cast including Kirk Douglas in a dual role as the brothers ...more

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Breaker Morant Edward Woodward, Bryan Brown, Jack Thompson Breaker Morant is a 1980 Australian film about the 1902 court martial of Breaker Morant, directed by Bruce Beresford and starring British actor Edward Woodward as Harry "Breaker" ...more

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The Sum of Us Russell Crowe, Rebekah Elmaloglou, Jack Thompson The Sum of Us is a 1994 Australian comedy-drama film version of the play The Sum of Us. Directed by Kevin Dowling and Geoff Burton, the film starred Russell Crowe and Jack Thompson. The screen ...more

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Sunday Too Far Away Jack Thompson, Max Cullen, John Ewart Sunday Too Far Away is a 1975 Australian drama film directed by Ken Hannam. It belongs to the Australian Film Renaissance or the "Australian New Wave", which occurred during that ...more

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Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson (22 Years Before Episode IV) Ten years after the events of the Battle of Naboo, not only has the galaxy undergone significant change, but so have Obi-Wan Kenobi, Padmé Amidala, and Anakin ...more

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The Club Jack Thompson, Graham Kennedy, John Howard Laurie was once a popular ball player on the Australian Rules football circuit; but now he's an ineffective coach who tries to spark a mediocre football team into winning the championship.

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Wake in Fright Donald Pleasence, Jack Thompson, John Meillon Wake in Fright is a 1971 Australian-American thriller film directed by Ted Kotcheff and starring Gary Bond, Donald Pleasence and Chips Rafferty. The screenplay was written by Evan Jones, based ...more

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Australia Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, David Wenham Australia is an Australian romance film-epic film directed by Baz Luhrmann and starring Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman. An English aristocrat inherits a cattle station and when English cattle ...more

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Burke & Wills Greta Scacchi, Dan Feuerriegel, Jack Thompson Burke & Wills is a 1985 Australian adventure film directed by Graeme Clifford, starring Jack Thompson and Nigel Havers. The film is based on the true story of the ill-fated Burke and Wills ...more

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A Far Off Place Reese Witherspoon, Maximilian Schell, Ethan Embry A Far Off Place is a 1993 adventure drama film based on Laurens van der Post's works, A Far-Off Place and its prequel A Story Like the Wind, and stars Reese Witherspoon, Ethan Randall, Jack ...more

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Oyster Farmer Alex O'Loughlin, Kerry Armstrong, Jack Thompson Oyster Farmer is a 2004 Australian romantic comedy / drama film about a young man who runs away to the Hawkesbury River and gets a job with eighth generation oyster farmers. It was written and ...more

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The Good German George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Tobey Maguire The Good German is a 2006 film adaptation of the novel by Joseph Kanon. It was directed by Steven Soderbergh, and stars George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, and Tobey Maguire. Set in Berlin following ...more

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Kevin Spacey, Jude Law, John Cusack Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil is a 1997 American crime drama film directed by Clint Eastwood, and an adaptation of the book of the same name by John Berendt, which was based on ...more

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Mad Dog Morgan Dennis Hopper, Jack Thompson, Bill Hunter Mad Dog Morgan is a 1976 Australian bushranger film directed by Philippe Mora and starring Dennis Hopper, Jack Thompson and David Gulpilil. It is based upon the life of Dan Morgan.

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The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith Jack Thompson, Ray Barrett, Angela Punch McGregor The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith is a 1978 Australian drama film directed by Fred Schepisi, and starring Tom E. Lewis, Freddy Reynolds and Ray Barrett. It is an adaptation of the novel The Chant ...more

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Broken Arrow John Travolta, Christian Slater, Howie Long Broken Arrow is a 1996 American action film directed by John Woo, written by Graham Yost, and starring John Travolta and Christian Slater. It deals with the theft of two American nuclear

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The Assassination of Richard Nixon Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Don Cheadle The Assassination of Richard Nixon is a 2004 American film, directed by Niels Mueller. It stars Sean Penn, Don Cheadle and Naomi Watts, and is based on the story of would-be assassin Samuel ...more

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The Last Frontier Linda Evans, Jason Robards Jr., Jack Thompson The Last Frontier is a 1986 television miniseries Starring Linda Evans, Jack Thompson and Jason Robards.

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Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Katie Holmes, Guy Pearce, Guillermo del Toro Don't Be Afraid of the Dark is a 2010 American dark fantasy horror film written by Matthew Robbins and Guillermo del Toro, directed by comic book artist Troy Nixey and filmed at the Drusilla ...more

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Excess Baggage Alicia Silverstone, Christopher Walken, Benicio del Toro Excess Baggage is a 1997 crime-comedy film written by Max D. Adams, Dick Clement, and Ian La Frenais, and directed by Marco Brambilla about a neglected young woman who stages her own kidnapping ...more

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Caddie Jacki Weaver, Jack Thompson, Lynette Curran Caddie is an Australian film directed by Donald Crombie and produced by Anthony Buckley. Released in 1976, it is representative of the Australian film renaissance which occurred during that ...more

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Last Dance Sharon Stone, Randy Quaid, Charles S. Dutton Last Dance is a 1996 film starring Sharon Stone, Rob Morrow, Randy Quaid and Peter Gallagher.

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Ground Zero Donald Pleasence, Jack Thompson, Colin Friels Ground Zero is a 1987 Australian drama-thriller about a cinematographer who, prompted by curiosity about some old film footage taken by his father, embarks on a quest to find out the truth about ...more

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Original Sin Angelina Jolie, Antonio Banderas, Thomas Jane Original Sin is a 2001 erotic thriller film starring Antonio Banderas and Angelina Jolie. It is based on the novel Waltz into Darkness by Cornell Woolrich, and is a remake of the 1969 ...more

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Under the Lighthouse Dancing Naomi Watts, Jacqueline McKenzie, Jack Thompson Under the Lighthouse Dancing is a 1997 Australian romantic drama film directed by Graeme Rattigan, based on a true story.

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Trouble in Paradise Raquel Welch, Nicholas Hammond, Anthony Wong Trouble in Paradise is a 1989 film directed by Di Drew.

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Ruby Cairo Liam Neeson, Viggo Mortensen, Andie MacDowell Ruby Cairo is a 1992 film directed by Graeme Clifford. It stars Andie MacDowell, Liam Neeson and Viggo Mortensen. One scene features Aleister Crowley's The Book of the Law.

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December Boys Teresa Palmer, Daniel Radcliffe, Sullivan Stapleton December Boys is an Australian 2007 drama film directed by Rod Hardy and written by Marc Rosenberg and adapted from the 1963 novel of the same name by Michael Noonan. It was released on 14 ...more

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A Woman Called Golda Ingrid Bergman, Leonard Nimoy, Ned Beatty A Woman Called Golda is a 1982 American made-for-television film biopic of Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir. Made by Paramount Television and directed by Alan Gibson, the film stars Ingrid ...more

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Mao's Last Dancer Joan Chen, Kyle MacLachlan, Bruce Greenwood Mao's Last Dancer is a 2009 Australian film based on professional dancer Li Cunxin's autobiography of the same name. Li Cunxin is portrayed by Birmingham Royal Ballet Principal Dancer Chi Cao, ...more

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Wind Jennifer Grey, Stellan SkarsgÄrd, Matthew Modine Wind is a film released in 1992. The movie was directed by Carroll Ballard and starred Matthew Modine, Jennifer Grey and Cliff Robertson.

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Feed Alex O'Loughlin, Jack Thompson, David Field Feed is a 2005 Australian thriller film directed by Brett Leonard. The plot involves a police investigation of the sexual fetish of feederism, where the 'feeder' will feed 'gainers'. The film ...more

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Blinder Anna Hutchison, Rose McIver, Jack Thompson Blinder is a 2013 Australian film directed by Richard Gray and starring Oliver Ackland, Rose McIver, Anna Hutchison and Jack Thompson. The film is an Australian rules football drama set ...more

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The Journalist Sam Neill, Jack Thompson The Journalist is a 1979 Australian sex comedy about the romantic adventures of a journalist. It has the reputation as one of the worst Australian films of all time.

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The Telegram Man is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Jack Thompson Movies
The Telegram Man Jack Thompson, Gary Sweet, Sigrid Thornton The Telegram Man is a 2011 drama film written by John Boyne and Victoria McIntyre and directed by James F. Khehtie.

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The Earthling William Holden, Ricky Schroder, Jack Thompson The Earthling is a drama film starring William Holden and Ricky Schroder. It was filmed in 1979 in Australia, and released there in 1980. Peter Collinson directed this film and died of cancer ...more

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Libido Jack Thompson, Judy Morris, Vivean Gray Libido is a 1973 Australian drama film comprising 4 segments written and directed as independent stories, but screened together as one piece, exploring a common theme of instinctive desire and ...more

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Spencer Halpin's Moral Kombat Jack Thompson, Dean Takahashi, Andy McNamara Spencer Halpin's Moral Kombat is a 2009 documentary film, directed by Spencer Halpin, an American independent filmmaker. The title of the film is in part a reference to the Mortal Kombat series ...more

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McLeod's Daughters Jack Thompson, Robert Mammone, Simone Kessell McLeod's Daughters is a 1996 Australian television film, it aired on the Nine Network on 11 May 1996, which was Mother's Day. At the time it was the highest rated telemovie and still remains the ...more

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Petersen Jacki Weaver, Jack Thompson, Wendy Hughes Petersen is a 1974 Australian drama film directed by Tim Burstall. Petersen was a box office success and received wide distribution in the UK and US under the title Jock Petersen. Petersen is ...more

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South Pacific Glenn Close, Harry Connick, Jr. Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific is a made-for-television movie, based on the musical South Pacific. This ABC production was directed by Richard Pearce, and starred Glenn Close, Harry ...more

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Peter Allen: The Boy from Oz Liza Minnelli, Bette Midler, Harry Connick

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Man-Thing Rachael Taylor, Alex O'Loughlin, Imogen Bailey Man-Thing is a 2005 American superhero horror film, directed by Brett Leonard and featuring the Marvel Comics creature created by Stan Lee, Roy Thomas, and Gerry Conway. The plot is based ...more

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Bad Blood Jack Thompson, Marshall Napier, John Bach Bad Blood is a 1982 British-New Zealand thriller film set in the small West Coast town of Koiterangi, during World War II, and is based on the factual manhunt for mass-murderer Stanley Graham. ...more