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List of the best Liam Neeson movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. When Liam Neeson made his acting debut in 1978's Pilgrim's Progress, who knew that he would become one of the best action stars in the business. Liam Neeson'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 Liam Neeson movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Liam Neeson movies will be at the top of the list. Liam Neeson has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Liam Neeson movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Liam Neeson films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

Examples of films on this list include Taken and Schindler's List.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Liam Neeson movies?" and "What are the greatest Liam Neeson roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Neeson's dramatic work, you might also enjoy our list of best Ralph Fiennes movies and best Julianne Moore movies.

Notable directors that have worked with Liam Neeson include names like Steven Spielberg, George Lucas and Christopher Nolan. Is Liam Neeson your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Morgan Freeman and Bruce Willis films lists too.

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Taken Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace

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Schindler's List Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

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Batman Begins Katie Holmes, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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Unknown Diane Kruger, Liam Neeson, January Jones

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Taken 2 Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace

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The Grey Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney, Frank Grillo

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Rob Roy Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange, John Hurt

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Michael Collins Julia Roberts, Liam Neeson, Alan Rickman

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Gangs of New York Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Liam Neeson

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The Dark Knight Rises Anne Hathaway, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley, Ewan McGregor

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Les Misérables Uma Thurman, Claire Danes, Liam Neeson

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, James McAvoy

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Love Actually Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert, Liam Neeson

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Kingdom of Heaven Eva Green, Liam Neeson, Edward Norton

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The A-Team Jessica Biel, Bradley Cooper, Liam Neeson

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Clash of the Titans Gemma Arterton, Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes

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Nell Jodie Foster, Liam Neeson, Natasha Richardson

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Erwin91 added Non-Stop Julianne Moore, Liam Neeson, Lupita Nyong'o

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Darkman Liam Neeson, Frances McDormand, Bruce Campbell

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K-19: The Widowmaker Harrison Ford, Liam Neeson, Peter Sarsgaard

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The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, Peter Dinklage

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Wrath of the Titans Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Rosamund Pike

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, Simon Pegg

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Kinsey Liam Neeson, Tim Curry, John Lithgow

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The Haunting Catherine Zeta-Jones, Liam Neeson, Owen Wilson

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Erwin91 added Taken 3 Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace

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Excalibur Liam Neeson, Helen Mirren, Patrick Stewart

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Next of Kin Liam Neeson, Ben Stiller, Helen Hunt

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Battleship Rihanna, Brooklyn Decker, Liam Neeson

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The Other Man Liam Neeson, Antonio Banderas, Laura Linney

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The Bounty Mel Gibson, Liam Neeson, Daniel Day-Lewis

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Seraphim Falls Pierce Brosnan, Liam Neeson, Angie Harmon

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The Next Three Days Olivia Wilde, Elizabeth Banks, Russell Crowe

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The Dead Pool Clint Eastwood, Jim Carrey, Axl Rose

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The Mission Robert De Niro, Liam Neeson, Jeremy Irons

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Erwin91 added A Walk Among the Tombstones Liam Neeson, Ruth Wilson, Dan Stevens

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Everest Liam Neeson, Jamling Tenzing Norgay, Beck Weathers

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Erwin91 added Run All Night Liam Neeson, Nick Nolte, Common

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Chloe Amanda Seyfried, Nina Dobrev, Julianne Moore

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Suspect Cher, Liam Neeson, Dennis Quaid

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Husbands and Wives Liam Neeson, Woody Allen, Juliette Lewis

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Before and After Meryl Streep, Liam Neeson, Edward Furlong

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High Spirits Liam Neeson, Jennifer Tilly, Peter O'Toole

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Leap of Faith Liam Neeson, Steve Martin, Philip Seymour Hoffman

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Ponyo Nozomi Ōhashi, Kazuko Yoshiyuki, George Tokoro

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The Delta Force Chuck Norris, Lee Marvin, Shelley Winters

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Krull Liam Neeson, Robbie Coltrane, Bernard Bresslaw

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Five Minutes of Heaven Liam Neeson, James Nesbitt, Anamaria Marinca

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The Newton Boys Cameron Diaz, Matthew McConaughey, Liam Neeson