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This list of the best Kate Winslet movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. Everyone loved Kate Winslet in her breakout performance as Rose in Titanic and she has continued to captivate audiences ever since. Kate Winslet has received critical acclaim throughout her career, and her films have earned millions and millions around the world. The order of these top Kate Winslet movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Kate Winslet movies will be at the top of the list. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Kate Winslet movies?" and "What are the greatest Kate Winslet roles of all time?" This list has everything from The Reader to Sense and Sensibility and other selections from the esteemed Kate Winslet filmography - we go far beyond just giving you Kate Winslet's top 10 movies.  If you think the best Kate Winslet role isn't at the top, then vote it up it so it has the chance to take the top spot. Kate Winslet always gives a great performance even if the movie is subpar so vote with that in mind. Go with your gut! 

If you are a fan of Winslet's romantic movies, you might also enjoy our list of the best Cate Blanchett movies and best Leonardo DiCaprio movies.

Roman Polanski and James Cameron have both worked with Kate Winslet over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. Kate Winslet has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Scarlett Johansson and Kathy Bates in terms of fame and success.

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Titanic is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Kathy Bates Titanic is a 1997 American epic romantic disaster drama film directed, written, co-produced, and co-edited by James Cameron. A fictionalized account of the sinking of the RMS Titanic, it stars ...more

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotle... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Carrey Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind is a 2004 American romantic science-fiction comedy-drama film about an estranged couple who have each other erased from their memories, written by Charlie ...more

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The Reader is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, Lena Olin The Reader is a 2008 German-American romantic drama film based on the 1995 German novel of the same name by Bernhard Schlink. The film was written by David Hare and directed by Stephen Daldry. ...more

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Revolutionary Road is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Kathy Bates Revolutionary Road is a 2008 American-British drama film, based on the 1961 novel of the same name by Richard Yates, directed by Sam Mendes. This is the second collaboration between Leonardo ...more

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Sense and Sensibility is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson Sense and Sensibility is a 1995 British–American period drama film directed by Ang Lee and based on Jane Austen's 1811 novel of the same name. Actress Emma Thompson wrote the script and stars as ...more

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Finding Neverland is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Dustin Hoffman Finding Neverland is a 2004 American semi-biographical film about playwright J. M. Barrie and his relationship with a family who inspired him to create Peter Pan, directed by Marc Forster. The ...more

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Heavenly Creatures is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Peter Jackson, Melanie Lynskey Heavenly Creatures is a 1994 New Zealand drama film directed by Peter Jackson, from a screenplay he co-wrote with his partner, Fran Walsh, about the notorious 1954 Parker–Hulme murder case in ...more

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Little Children is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Jennifer Connelly, Kate Winslet, Jackie Earle Haley Little Children is a 2006 American drama film directed by Todd Field. It is based on the novel of the same name by Tom Perrotta, who along with Field wrote the screenplay. It stars Kate Winslet, ...more

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The Holiday is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Lindsay Lohan, Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet The Holiday is a 2006 American Christmas-themed romantic comedy film written, produced and directed by Nancy Meyers. Distributed by Columbia Pictures and Universal Pictures and filmed in both ...more

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Carnage is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Jodie Foster, Christoph Waltz Carnage is a 2011 black comedy-drama film directed by Roman Polanski, based on the Tony Award winning play God of Carnage by French playwright Yasmina Reza. The screenplay is by Reza and ...more

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Iris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Judi Dench, Jim Broadbent Iris is a 2001 biographical film that tells the story of British novelist Iris Murdoch and her relationship with John Bayley. The film contrasts the start of their relationship, when Murdoch was ...more

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The Life of David Gale is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Kevin Spacey, Melissa McCarthy The Life of David Gale is a 2003 thriller film directed by Alan Parker and written by Charles Randolph. To date, it is Parker's last film as a director. The film is an international ...more

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Contagion is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Winslet, Matt Damon Contagion is a 2011 medical thriller directed by Steven Soderbergh. The film features an ensemble cast that includes Marion Cotillard, Bryan Cranston, Matt Damon, Laurence Fishburne, Jude Law, ...more

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Quills is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
zoe-krainik added Kate Winslet, Michael Caine, Geoffrey Rush Quills is a 2000 period film directed by Philip Kaufman and adapted from the Obie award-winning play by Doug Wright, who also wrote the original screenplay. Inspired by the life and work of the ...more

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The Dressmaker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
xlite88 added Kate Winslet, Liam Hemsworth, Hugh Weaving The Dressmaker is a 2015 Australian revenge comedy-drama film directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse, based on the novel by Rosalie Ham. With her sewing machine and haute couture style, a glamorous woman ...more

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Holy Smoke! is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Pam Grier, Harvey Keitel Holy Smoke! is a 1999 Australian drama film directed by Jane Campion, who co-wrote the screenplay with her sister Anna. It premiered at the Venice Film Festival and was shown at the New York ...more

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Steve Jobs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
xlite88 added Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen Steve Jobs is a 2015 biographical drama film directed by Danny Boyle, based on the biography by Walter Isaacson. Structured into three acts, with each act taking place before a product launch, ...more

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Divergent is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
xlite88 added Kate Winslet, Shailene Woodley, Ashley Judd Divergent is a 2014 American science fiction action film directed by Neil Burger, based on the novel of the same name by Veronica Roth. The film is the first installment in The Divergent Series ...more

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Hamlet is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Robin Williams, Billy Crystal Hamlet is a 1996 Shakespearean tragedy film adaptation of William Shakespeare's play Hamlet, adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh, who also stars in the titular role as Prince ...more

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Mildred Pierce is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
xlite88 added Kate Winslet, Evan Rachel Wood, Guy Pearce Mildred Pierce is a five-part miniseries that first aired on HBO on March 27, 2011. Adapted from James M. Cain's 1941 novel of the same name, it was directed by Todd Haynes, and starred Kate ...more

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Hideous Kinky is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Kevin McKidd, Michelle Fairley Hideous Kinky is a 1998 film directed by Gillies MacKinnon, based on Esther Freud's 1992 novel of the same name, about a young English mother who moves from London to Morocco with her two young ...more

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Flushed Away is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen Flushed Away is a 2006 British/American computer animated action/adventure comedy film directed by David Bowers and Sam Fell. It was made in the partnership between Aardman Animations and ...more

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Jude is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
xlite88 added Kate Winslet, David Tennant, Christopher Eccleston Jude is a 1996 British period drama film directed by Michael Winterbottom, and written by Hossein Amini, based on Thomas Hardy's novel Jude the Obscure. The original music score was composed by ...more

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Labor Day is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
xlite88 added Kate Winslet, Tobey Maguire, Josh Brolin Labor Day is a 2013 American drama film directed by Jason Reitman, based on the novel by Joyce Maynard. Depressed single mom Adele (Kate Winslet) and her son Henry (Gattlin Griffith) offer a ...more

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Enigma is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Mick Jagger, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau Enigma is a 2001 war film directed by Michael Apted from a screenplay by Tom Stoppard. The script was adapted from the novel Enigma by Robert Harris, about the Enigma codebreakers of Bletchley ...more

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All the King's Men is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Sean Penn, Jude Law All the King's Men is a 2006 film adaptation of the 1946 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren. It was directed by Steven Zaillian, who also produced and ...more

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A Little Chaos is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Linda Janosky added Kate Winslet, Alan Rickman, Stanley Tucci A Little Chaos is a 2014 British period drama film directed by Alan Rickman and written by Allison Deegan. The film stars Kate Winslet, Alan Rickman, Stanley Tucci, Helen McCrory, Matthias ...more

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Insurgent is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
xlite88 added Kate Winslet, Naomi Watts, Shailene Woodley The Divergent Series: Insurgent is a 2015 science fiction adventure film directed by Robert Schwentke, based on Insurgent, the second book in the Divergent trilogy, written by Veronica Roth. It ...more

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Romance & Cigarettes is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Mandy Moore, Susan Sarandon Romance & Cigarettes is a 2005 American musical romantic comedy film written and directed by John Turturro. The film stars an ensemble cast which includes James Gandolfini, Susan Sarandon, ...more

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A Kid in King Arthur's Court is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Daniel Craig, Ron Moody A Kid in King Arthur's Court is a 1995 Disney family film directed by Michael Gottlieb. It is based on the famous Mark Twain novel A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, transplanted into ...more

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Collateral Beauty is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Will Smith, Edward Norton, Keira Knightley Collateral Beauty is a 2016 American drama film directed by David Frankel and written by Allan Loeb. When a successful New York advertising executive (Will Smith) suffers from a great tragedy, ...more

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The Mountain Between Us is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Idris Elba, Kate Winslet, Dermot Mulroney The Mountain Between Us is a 2017 American romance-disaster film directed by Hany Abu-Assad. After a plan crash, surgeon Dr. Ben Bass (Idris Elba) and photojournalist Alex Martin (Kate Winslet) ...more

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Triple 9 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie Triple 9 is a 2016 American crime thriller film directed by John Hillcoat. A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet ...more

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Christmas Carol: The Movie is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Nicolas Cage, Michael Gambon A Christmas Carol is a 2001 British live action/animated film based on Charles Dickens's classic novella. Directed by Jimmy T. Murakami, the film features the voices of numerous actors including ...more

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Movie 43 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Emma Stone, Halle Berry, Kristen Bell Movie 43, previously Untitled Comedy, is an upcoming comedy film written by Rocky Russo, Jeremy Sosenko and Patrik Forsberg. The film will feature segments directed by Patrik Forsberg and Peter ...more

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Pride is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Helen Mirren, Sean Bean Pride is a 2004 television film about two lion cubs as they grow up and face the harsh realities of adulthood. Produced by the BBC and shown on A&E in the U.S., the film features the voices ...more

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Wonder Wheel is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Jim Belushi, Juno Temple Wonder Wheel is a 2017 American drama-thriller film directed by Woody Allen. On Coney Island in the 1950s, a lifeguard (Justin Timberlake) tells the story of a middle-aged carousel operator (Jim ...more

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Mary and the Witch's Flower is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Ruby Barnhill, Kate Winslet, Jim Broadbent Mary and the Witch's Flower is a 2017 Japanese anime fantasy film directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, based on The Little Broomstick by Mary Stewart. A young girl encounters a strange flower that ...more

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War Game is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Colin McFarlane, Adam Godley War Game is a 2001 animated short film made by the British animation company Illuminated Films, and based on the Michael Foreman novel of the same name. The film included many of the same scenes ...more

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The Fox and the Child is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
Kate Winslet, Isabelle Carré, Bertille Noël-Bruneau The Fox and the Child is a 2007 French film directed by Luc Jacquet. Starring Bertille Noël-Bruneau, Isabelle Carré and Thomas Laliberté. The English version of the film is

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Faeries is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Kate Winslet Movies
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.