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

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The list you're viewing is made up of many different films, like Appaloosa and Lolita.

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Jeremy Irons has worked with many famous directors, including big names like David Lynch and Ridley Scott. If Jeremy Irons movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Matthew Broderick and Ed Harris too.

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The Lion King Whoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons, Matthew Broderick The Lion King is a 1994 American animated musical epic film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 32nd animated feature in the Walt Disney ...more

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Lolita Jeremy Irons, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella Lolita is a 1997 French-American drama film written by Stephen Schiff and directed by Adrian Lyne. It is the second screen adaptation of Vladimir Nabokov's novel of the same name and stars ...more

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The Mission Robert De Niro, Liam Neeson, Jeremy Irons The Mission is a 1986 British drama film about the experiences of a Jesuit missionary in 18th century South America. The film was written by Robert Bolt and directed by Roland Joffé. The ...more

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The Man in the Iron Mask Leonardo DiCaprio, Hugh Laurie, John Malkovich The Man in the Iron Mask is a 1998 adventure film directed, produced, and written by Randall Wallace, and starring Leonardo DiCaprio in a dual role as the title character and villain, Jeremy ...more

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Die Hard with a Vengeance Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Irons Die Hard with a Vengeance is a 1995 American action film and the third in the Die Hard film series. It was produced and directed by John McTiernan, written by Jonathan Hensleigh, and stars Bruce ...more

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Dead Ringers Jeremy Irons, Jill Hennessy, Geneviève Bujold Dead Ringers is a 1988 Canadian-American psychological thriller film starring Jeremy Irons in a dual role as identical twin gynecologists. David Cronenberg directed and co-wrote the screenplay ...more

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Reversal of Fortune Glenn Close, Jeremy Irons, Felicity Huffman Reversal of Fortune is a 1990 film adapted from the 1985 book Reversal of Fortune: Inside the von Bülow Case, written by law professor Alan Dershowitz. It recounts the true story of the ...more

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Kingdom of Heaven 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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Margin Call Demi Moore, Kevin Spacey, Jeremy Irons Margin Call is a 2011 American independent drama film written and directed by J. C. Chandor. The story takes place over a 36-hour period at a large Wall Street investment bank and highlights the ...more

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The French Lieutenant's Woman Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons, David Warner The French Lieutenant's Woman is a 1981 film directed by Karel Reisz, produced by Leon Clore and adapted by playwright Harold Pinter. It is based on the novel by John Fowles. The music score is ...more

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Eragon Rachel Weisz, John Malkovich, Jeremy Irons Eragon is a 2006 British-American fantasy-adventure film based on the novel of the same name by author Christopher Paolini. The cast includes Edward Speleers in the title role, Jeremy Irons, ...more

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Elizabeth I Jeremy Irons, Helen Mirren, Ian McDiarmid Elizabeth I is a two-part 2005 British historical drama television miniseries directed by Tom Hooper, written by Nigel Williams, and starring Helen Mirren as Elizabeth I of England. The ...more

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The House of the Spirits Meryl Streep, Winona Ryder, Glenn Close The House of the Spirits is a 1993 German-Danish-Portuguese period drama directed by Bille August and starring Jeremy Irons, Meryl Streep, Glenn Close, Winona Ryder, Antonio Banderas and Vanessa ...more

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The Merchant of Venice Al Pacino, Steve Martin, Jeremy Irons The Merchant of Venice is a 2004 romantic drama film based on Shakespeare's play of the same name. It is the first full-length sound film in English of Shakespeare's play — other versions are ...more

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Kafka Jeremy Irons, Alec Guinness, Ian Holm Kafka is a 1991 mystery thriller film directed by Steven Soderbergh. Ostensibly a biopic, based on the life of Franz Kafka, the film blurs the lines between fact and Kafka's fiction, creating a ...more

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Stealing Beauty Rachel Weisz, Liv Tyler, Jeremy Irons Stealing Beauty is a 1996 drama film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci and starring Liv Tyler, Joseph Fiennes, Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, and Rachel Weisz. Written by Bertolucci and Susan ...more

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The Time Machine Jeremy Irons, Guy Pearce, Sienna Guillory The Time Machine is a 2002 American science fiction film loosely adapted from the 1895 novel of the same name by H. G. Wells and the 1960 film screenplay by David Duncan. It was ...more

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Casanova Sienna Miller, Heath Ledger, Natalie Dormer Casanova is a 2005 American romantic film directed by Lasse Hallström starring Heath Ledger and loosely based on the life of Giacomo Casanova.

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The Civil War Morgan Freeman, Jeremy Irons, Derek Jacobi The Civil War is a documentary film created by Ken Burns about the American Civil War. It was first broadcast on PBS on five consecutive nights from September 23 to 27, 1990. Approximately 40 ...more

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Appaloosa Renée Zellweger, Viggo Mortensen, Jeremy Irons Appaloosa is an American western based on the 2005 novel, Appaloosa, by crime writer Robert B. Parker. Directed by Ed Harris and co-written by Harris and Robert Knott, Appaloosa stars Harris ...more

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Nijinsky Jeremy Irons, Alan Bates, June Brown Nijinsky is a 1980 American biographical film directed by Herbert Ross. Hugh Wheeler wrote a screenplay that explores the later life and career of Vaslav Nijinsky; it was based largely on the ...more

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Being Julia Annette Bening, Jeremy Irons, Michael Gambon Being Julia is a 2004 comedy-drama film directed by István Szabó and starring Annette Bening and Jeremy Irons. The screenplay by Ronald Harwood is based on the novel Theatre by W. ...more

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Inland Empire Naomi Watts, Jeremy Irons, Laura Dern Inland Empire is a 2006 mystery film written and directed by David Lynch and was his first feature film since 2001's Mulholland Drive. The feature took two-and-a-half years to complete, and was ...more

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Georgia O'Keeffe Jeremy Irons, Joan Allen, Ed Begley Georgia O'Keeffe is a 2009 American television biographical film, produced by City Entertainment in association with Sony Television, about noted American painter Georgia O'Keeffe and her ...more

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The Fourth Angel Jeremy Irons, Forest Whitaker, Charlotte Rampling The Fourth Angel is a 2001 British thriller directed by John Irvin and written by Allan Scott, from a novel by Robin Neillands writing under the name Robin Hunter. It stars Jeremy Irons as a man ...more

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The Pink Panther 2 Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Steve Martin, Jeremy Irons The Pink Panther 2 is a 2009 American detective comedy film directed by Harald Zwart. It is the eleventh installment in the The Pink Panther film series and the sequel to the 2006 film The Pink ...more

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Last Call Jeremy Irons, Neve Campbell, Sissy Spacek Last Call is a 2002 drama film written and directed by Henry Bromell about F. Scott Fitzgerald, based on the novel by Frances Kroll Ring. The film stars Jeremy Irons as Fitzgerald, Sissy Spacek ...more

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Betrayal Jeremy Irons, Ben Kingsley, Patricia Hodge Betrayal is a 1983 film adaptation of Harold Pinter's 1978 play of the same name. With a semi-autobiographical screenplay by Pinter, the film was produced by Sam Spiegel and directed by David ...more

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Chinese Box Jeremy Irons, Gong Li, Maggie Cheung Chinese Box is a 1997 movie directed by Wayne Wang and starring Jeremy Irons, Gong Li, Maggie Cheung and Michael Hui. The movie is set and was made at the time of Hong Kong's handover to the ...more

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Mathilde Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, Miki Manojlović Mathilde is a 2004 drama film written and directed by Nina Mimica and starring Jeremy Irons, Nutsa Kukhianidze and Sinéad Cusack. It was a co-production between several different ...more

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And Now... Ladies and Gentlemen Jeremy Irons, Claudia Cardinale, Patricia Kaas And now... Ladies and Gentlemen is a thriller film released in 2002. It is directed by Claude Lelouch and stars Jeremy Irons and French singer Patricia Kaas. Patricia Kaas also released a song ...more

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Swann in Love Jeremy Irons, Alain Delon, Ornella Muti Swann in Love, is a 1984 Franco-German film directed by Volker Schlöndorff. It is based on volume 1 of Marcel Proust's 1919 novel In Search of Lost Time, typically translated as Swann's ...more

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Waterland Lena Headey, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jeremy Irons Waterland is a 1992 film directed by Stephen Gyllenhaal, based on the 1983 novel of the same name by Graham Swift. The film starred Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, Ethan Hawke, and John

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A Chorus of Disapproval Anthony Hopkins, Jeremy Irons, Sylvia Syms A Chorus of Disapproval is a 1988 British film adapted from the Alan Ayckbourn play of the same title, directed by Michael Winner. Among the movie's cast are Anthony Hopkins, Jeremy Irons, ...more

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The Wild Duck Jeremy Irons, Liv Ullmann, John Meillon The Wild Duck is a 1984 film directed by Henri Safran.

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The Treehouse Jeremy Irons, Kim Cattrall, Tom Sturridge The Treehouse is a 2012 drama film directed by Damian Harris.

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G-Force Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, Steve Buscemi G-Force is a 2009 American 3D spy-fi action comedy film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films. Written by Cormac Wibberley and Marianne Wibberley, the film is the ...more

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Australia Jeremy Irons, Fanny Ardant, Tchéky Karyo Australia is a 1989 film directed by Jean-Jacques Andrien.

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Harry Potter and the Secret Chamberpot of Azerbaijan Jeremy Irons, Jennifer Saunders, Dawn French

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Callas Forever Jeremy Irons, Joan Plowright, Fanny Ardant Callas Forever is a 2002 biographical film directed by Franco Zeffirelli, who co-wrote the screenplay with Martin Sherman. It is an homage to Zeffirelli's friend, internationally acclaimed opera ...more

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Dungeons & Dragons Jeremy Irons, Marlon Wayans, Thora Birch Dungeons & Dragons is a 2000 fantasy film directed by Courtney Solomon and based on the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game. Among the more notable features of the otherwise poorly ...more

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Faeries Kate Winslet, Jeremy Irons, Dougray Scott Faeries is a 1999 British animated film directed by Gary Hurst from a screenplay written by Jocelyn Stevenson, and featuring the voices of Kate Winslet, Dougray Scott and Jeremy Irons.

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The Majestic Plastic Bag Jeremy Irons The Majestic Plastic Bag is a 2010 short documentary film directed by Jeremy Konner and written by Sarah May Bates and Regie Miller.

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Ohio Impromptu Jeremy Irons Ohio Impromptu is a 2000 television film directed by Charles Sturridge.

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The Words Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper The Words is a 2012 mystery romantic drama film, written and directed by Brian Klugman and Lee Sternthal in their directorial debut. It stars Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Olivia Wilde, Jeremy ...more

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The Short Life of Anne Frank Jeremy Irons, Thekla Reuten, Joachim Król The Short Life of Anne Frank is a 2001 Dutch television documentary film about the life of diarist Anne Frank. It was directed by Gerrit Netten. The film was narrated by several actors, ...more

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Tales from Hollywood Jeremy Irons, Elizabeth McGovern Tales from Hollywood is a 1992 film written by Christopher Hampton and directed by Howard Davies.

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Freedom: A History of Us Michael Caine, Angela Bassett, Jeremy Irons Freedom: A History of Us is a 2003 history documentary TV series written by Philip Kunhardt Jr.

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Danny, the Champion of the World Jeremy Irons, Robbie Coltrane Danny, the Champion of the World is a 1989 film starring British Oscar winning actor Jeremy Irons, with his son, Samuel Irons, in the title role. It is based on the 1975 novel of the same name ...more

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From Time to Time Robin Williams, Jeremy Irons, Gérard Depardieu The Timekeeper was a 1992 Circle-Vision 360° film that was presented at three Disney parks around the world. It was the first Circle-Vision show that was arranged and filmed with an actual ...more