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The Best Jonathan Rhys-Meyers Movies

Updated June 11, 2019 910 votes 124 voters 11.5k views23 items

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

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

This list has a variety of films, like The Loss of Sexual Innocence and The Tesseract, in it.

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    August Rush

    Robin Williams, Keri Russell
    August Rush is a 2007 drama film directed by Kirsten Sheridan and written by Nick Castle,...  more

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    Bend It like Beckham

    Keira Knightley, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
    Bend It like Beckham is a 2002 British comedy-drama film starring Parminder Nagra, Keira...  more

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    Velvet Goldmine

    Christian Bale, Ewan McGregor
    Velvet Goldmine is a British drama film directed and co-written by Todd Haynes set in Britain...  more
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    Alexander

    Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer
    Alexander is a 2004 action adventure biography film written by Oliver Stone, Christopher Kyle...  more

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    Mission: Impossible III

    Maggie Q, Keri Russell
    Mission: Impossible III (stylized as M:i:III) is a 2006 American action spy film directed by...  more

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    Octane

    Mischa Barton, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
    Octane (released as Pulse in the United States) is a 2003 horror film directed by Marcus Adams...  more
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    Ride with the Devil

    Mark Ruffalo, Tobey Maguire
    Ride with the Devil is a 1999 American film directed by Ang Lee. The storyline was conceived...  more

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    The Governess

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Minnie Driver
    The Governess is a 1998 British period drama film written and directed by Sandra Goldbacher....  more
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    Match Point

    Scarlett Johansson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
    Match Point is a 2005 drama film written and directed by Woody Allen which stars Jonathan Rhys...  more

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    The Lion in Winter

    Patrick Stewart, Glenn Close
    The Lion in Winter is a 2003 made-for-television remake of the 1968 film of the same name. The...  more
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    Titus

    Anthony Hopkins, Jessica Lange
    Titus is a 1999 Italian-American-British fantasy thriller film adaptation of Shakespeare's...  more

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    I'll Sleep When I'm Dead

    Clive Owen, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
    I'll Sleep When I'm Dead is a 2003 British crime film directed by Mike Hodges, from a...  more
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    A Man of No Importance

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Michael Gambon
    A Man of No Importance is a 1994 comedy drama film directed by Suri Krishnamma and starring...  more
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    The Tesseract

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Saskia Reeves
    The Tesseract, is a 2003 thriller film starring Jonathan Rhys-Meyers. Based on the novel of...  more
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    Samson and Delilah

    Elizabeth Hurley, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
    Samson and Delilah is a German/Italian/American telefilm that was first shown on TNT in the...  more
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    The Loss of Sexual Innocence

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Saffron Burrows
    The Loss of Sexual Innocence is a 1999 film written and directed by Mike Figgis. It tells the...  more
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    The Tribe

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Anna Friel
    The Tribe is a 1998 television film written and directed by Stephen Poliakoff, and starring...  more
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    Vanity Fair

    Reese Witherspoon, Robert Pattinson
    Vanity Fair is a 2004 British-American costume drama film directed by Mira Nair and adapted...  more
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    Shelter

    Charles Durning, Kurtwood Smith
    Shelter is a 1998 action thriller film written by Max Strom and directed by Scott Paulin....  more
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    Mary Mother of Christ

    Ben Kingsley, Peter O'Toole
    Mary, Mother of Christ is a 2014 action biography drama film written by Barbara Nicolosi and...  more
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    Telling Lies in America

    Kevin Bacon, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
    Telling Lies in America is a 1997 drama film directed by Guy Ferland and written by Joe...  more
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    Michael Collins

    Julia Roberts, Liam Neeson
    Michael Collins is a 1996 historical biopic written and directed by Neil Jordan and starring...  more
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    The Children of Huang Shi

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Michelle Yeoh
    The Children of Huang Shi is a Chinese 2008 film. The film centres on the story of George Hogg...  more