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The Best Julia Ormond Movies

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

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

Everything from Smilla's Sense of Snow to Young Catherine is included on this list.

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    Smilla's Sense of Snow

    Vanessa Redgrave, Richard Harris

    Released1997

    Directed byBille August

    Smilla's Sense of Snow is a 1997 Danish thriller film directed by Bille August and starring Julia Ormond, Gabriel Byrne, and Richard Harris. Based on the 1992 novel Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow by...  more
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    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

    Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett

    Released2008

    Directed byDavid Fincher

    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button is a 2008 American romantic fantasy drama film directed by David Fincher. The storyline by Eric Roth and Robin Swicord is loosely based on the 1922 short story of...  more

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    Young Catherine

    Christopher Plummer, Vanessa Redgrave

    Directed byMichael Anderson

    Young Catherine is a 1991 American TV miniseries based on the early life of Catherine II of Russia. It stars Julia Ormond as Catherine and Vanessa Redgrave as Empress Elizabeth. The miniseries is...  more
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    Inland Empire

    Naomi Watts, Jeremy Irons

    Released2006

    Directed byDavid Lynch

    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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    Surveillance

    Julia Ormond, Bill Pullman

    Released2008

    Directed byJennifer Lynch

    Surveillance is an independent thriller that is set in the Nebraska plains of the United States. The film is directed by Jennifer Lynch and stars Julia Ormond, Bill Pullman, Michael Ironside, and...  more
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    Legends of the Fall

    Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins

    Released1994

    Directed byEdward Zwick

    Legends of the Fall is a 1994 American epic drama film directed by Edward Zwick and starring Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Aidan Quinn, Julia Ormond, and Henry Thomas. Based on the 1979 novella of the...  more

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    The Barber of Siberia

    Richard Harris, Julia Ormond

    Released1998

    Directed byNikita Mikhalkov

    The Barber of Siberia is a 1998 Russian film that re-united the Academy Award-winning team of director Nikita Mikhalkov and Michel Seydoux. It was screened out of competition at the 1999 Cannes Film...  more
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    Iron Jawed Angels

    Hilary Swank, Patrick Dempsey

    Released2004

    Directed byKatja von Garnier

    Iron Jawed Angels is a 2004 American historical drama film directed by Katja von Garnier. The film stars Hilary Swank as suffragist leader Alice Paul, Frances O'Connor as activist Lucy Burns, Julia...  more
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    Sabrina

    Harrison Ford, Paul Giamatti

    Released1995

    Directed bySydney Pollack

    Sabrina is a 1995 romantic comedy-drama film adapted by Barbara Benedek and David Rayfiel. It is a remake of the Sabrina co-written and directed by Billy Wilder that starred Humphrey Bogart, Audrey...  more

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    Temple Grandin

    Claire Danes, Julia Ormond

    Released2010

    Directed byMick Jackson

    Temple Grandin is a 2010 biopic directed by Mick Jackson and starring Claire Danes as Temple Grandin, a woman with autism who revolutionized practices for the humane handling of livestock on cattle...  more
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    Animal Farm

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Kelsey Grammer

    Released1999

    Directed byJohn Stephenson

    Animal Farm is a made-for-TV film released in 1999 by Hallmark Films. It is an adaptation of the 1945 George Orwell novel of the same name. The film tells the story of farm animals successfully...  more
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    Resistance

    Bill Paxton, Julia Ormond

    Released2003

    Directed byTodd Komarnicki

    Resistance is a war movie released in 2003. It was written by Todd Komarnicki and Anita Shreve, stars Bill Paxton, Julia Ormond, Philippe Volter, Sandrine Bonnaire, and Victor Reinier, and was...  more
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    Captives

    Mark Strong, Tim Roth

    Released1994

    Directed byAngela Pope

    Captives is a 1994 British romantic crime drama film directed by Angela Pope and written by Dublin screenwriter Frank Deasy. It stars Julia Ormond, Tim Roth and Keith Allen. The picture was selected...  more
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    Searching for Debra Winger

    Salma Hayek, Sharon Stone

    Released2002

    Directed byRosanna Arquette

    Searching for Debra Winger is a 2002 American documentary film conceived and directed by Rosanna Arquette. It presents a series of interviews with leading actresses who discuss the various pressures...  more
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    First Knight

    Sean Connery, Richard Gere

    Released1995

    Directed byJerry Zucker

    First Knight is a 1995 medieval film based on Arthurian legend, directed by Jerry Zucker. It stars Richard Gere as Lancelot, Julia Ormond as Guinevere, Sean Connery as King Arthur and Ben Cross as...  more

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    La Conjura de El Escorial

    Jason Isaacs, Julia Ormond

    Released2008

    Directed byAntonio del Real

    La Conjura de El Escorial is a 2008 Spanish historical drama film directed by Antonio del Real and starring Jason Isaacs, Julia Ormond, Jordi Mollà, Pilar Bastardés and Jürgen Prochnow. It is set in...  more
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    The Prime Gig

    Vince Vaughn, Ed Harris

    Released2000

    Directed byGregory Mosher

    The Prime Gig is a 2001 film directed by Gregory Mosher, starring Vince Vaughn, Julia Ormond, and Ed Harris. The Prime Gig debuted at the Venice, London, and Los Angeles film festivals, and was...  more

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    Chained

    Julia Ormond, Vincent D'Onofrio

    Released2012

    Directed byJennifer Lynch

    Chained is a 2012 thriller film written by Damian O'Donnell and directed by Jennifer Lynch....  more
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    My Week with Marilyn

    Emma Watson, Michelle Williams

    Released2011

    Directed bySimon Curtis

    My Week with Marilyn is a 2011 British drama film directed by Simon Curtis and written by Adrian Hodges. It stars Michelle Williams, Kenneth Branagh, Eddie Redmayne, Dominic Cooper, Julia Ormond,...  more

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    Albatross

    Felicity Jones, Julia Ormond

    Directed byNiall MacCormick

    Albatross is a 2011 British coming-of-age comedy drama film directed by Niall MacCormick and written by Tamzin Rafn. It stars Sebastian Koch, Julia Ormond, Felicity Jones and Jessica Brown Findlay....  more
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    Varian's War

    William Hurt, Julia Ormond

    Released2001

    Directed byLionel Chetwynd

    Varian's War is a 2001 drama war film written and directed by Lionel Chetwynd....  more
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    Call + Response

    Ashley Judd, Daryl Hannah

    Released2008

    Call + Response is a documentary film released in 2008 by Fair Trade Pictures to support human rights activism against human trafficking and slavery on a community level. The film was Justin Dillon’s...  more
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    The Wronged Man

    Julia Ormond, Chandler Riggs

    Released2010

    Directed byTom McLoughlin

    The Wronged Man is a 2010 biographical drama film written by Teena Booth and directed by Tom McLoughlin....
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    The Music Never Stopped

    J.K. Simmons, Julia Ormond

    Released2011

    Directed byJim Kohlberg

    The Music Never Stopped is a 2011 drama film directed by Jim Kohlberg....  more
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    The Argentine

    Oscar Isaac, Catalina Sandino Moreno

    Released2008

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

    Che is a two-part 2008 biopic about Argentine Marxist revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara, directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring Benicio del Toro. Rather than follow a standard chronological...  more