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The Best Karl Urban Movies  

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

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

This list has everything from And Soon the Darkness to The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.

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Dredd is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Karl Urban Movies
Lena Headey, Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby
Dredd is a 2012 science fiction action film directed by Pete Travis and written and produced by Alex Garland. It is based on the 2000 AD comic strip Judge Dredd and its eponymous character ...more
Star Trek is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Karl Urban Movies
Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison, Winona Ryder
Star Trek is a 2009 science fiction film directed by J. J. Abrams, written by Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman, and produced by Damon Lindelof and Bryan Burk. It is the eleventh film based on the ...more
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Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a 2002 epic fantasy film directed by Peter Jackson and based on the second volume of J. R. R. Tolkien's novel The Lord of the Rings. It is the second ...more
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Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is a 2003 epic fantasy drama film directed by Peter Jackson based on the second and third volumes of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings. It is ...more
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Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, Helen Mirren
Red is a 2010 American action comedy film directed by Robert Schwentke, inspired by the comic book series by Warren Ellis and Cully Hamner. When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech ...more
Star Trek Into Darkness is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Karl Urban Movies
Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve
Star Trek Into Darkness is a 2013 American science fiction action film. It is the twelfth installment in the Star Trek franchise and the sequel to 2009's Star Trek. J. J. Abrams directed a ...more
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Dwayne Johnson, Rosamund Pike, Karl Urban
Doom is a 2005 science fiction action film directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak. It is loosely based on the video game series of the same name created by id Software. The film follows a group of ...more
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Vin Diesel, Judi Dench, Thandie Newton
The Chronicles of Riddick is a 2004 American science fiction film which follows the adventures of Richard B. Riddick as he attempts to elude capture after the events depicted in the 2000 film ...more
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Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Michelle Monaghan
The Bourne Supremacy is a 2004 American-German action and spy film starring Robert Ludlum's Jason Bourne character. Though it takes the name of the second Bourne novel, its plot is entirely ...more
Priest is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Karl Urban Movies
Maggie Q, Lily Collins, Christopher Plummer
Priest is a 2011 American post-apocalyptic dystopia science fiction action horror film starring Paul Bettany as the title character. The film, directed by Scott Stewart, is loosely based on the ...more
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Moon Bloodgood, Karl Urban, Clancy Brown
Pathfinder is a 2007 American epic action film directed by Marcus Nispel, distributed by 20th Century Fox, and stars Karl Urban, Clancy Brown, Ralf Möller, Moon Bloodgood, Russell Means, ...more
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Julianna Margulies, Emily Browning, Karl Urban
Ghost Ship is a 2002 American-Australian horror film directed by Steve Beck. The film was shot in Queensland, Australia and Vancouver, Canada. It stars an ensemble cast featuring Gabriel Byrne, ...more
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Rhona Mitra, Rachael Taylor, Wentworth Miller
Five friends who share a loft for their extramarital affairs begin to question one another after the body of an unknown woman is found in the property.
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Karl Urban, Tandi Wright, Jacinta Wawatai
Out of the Blue is a 2006 drama and true crime film written by Robert Sarkies and Graeme Tetley and directed by Robert Sarkies.
The Irrefutable Truth about De... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Karl Urban Movies
The Irrefutable Truth about Demons Karl Urban, Kelson Henderson, Katie Wolfe
The Irrefutable Truth about Demons is a New Zealand horror film released in 2000. It was directed by Glenn Standring and stars Karl Urban, Katie Wolfe, and Jonathon Hendry. The film's UK DVD ...more
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Karl Urban, Danielle Cormack, Willa O'Neill
The Price of Milk is a 2000 romantic film from New Zealand. It was directed by New Zealand actor and director Harry Sinclair.
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Black Water Transit Brittany Snow, Aisha Tyler, Laurence Fishburne
Black Water Transit is a 2009 crime drama film based on the novel of the same name by Carsten Stroud. It is directed by Tony Kaye and stars an ensemble cast including Laurence Fishburne and Karl ...more
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Heaven Karl Urban, Richard Schiff, Joanna Going
Heaven is a 1998 thriller film written and directed by Scott Reynolds.
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Karl Urban, Robert Powell
Chunuk Bair is a 1992 New Zealand film based on the play Once on Chunuk Bair by Maurice Shadbolt. Set in 1915, the film tells of the Wellington Regiment, part of the New Zealand Expeditionary ...more
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Amber Heard, Odette Annable, Karl Urban
And Soon the Darkness is a 2010 thriller film directed by Marcos Efron, starring Karl Urban, Amber Heard, and Odette Annable.