The Best Mads Mikkelsen Movies

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

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List films include Pusher II, Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself and many additional films as well.

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Movie fans who love Mads Mikkelsen have also been known to enjoy films starring Tom Wilkinson and Tom Hardy.

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  • The Hunt
    Mads Mikkelsen, Alexandra Rapaport, Thomas Bo Larsen
    163 votes
    • Released: 2012
    • Directed by: Thomas Vinterberg
    The Hunt is a 2012 Danish drama film directed by Thomas Vinterberg. The story is set in a small Danish village around Christmas, and follows a man (Mads Mikkelsen) who becomes the target of mass ...more
  • Arctic
    Mads Mikkelsen, Maria Thelma Smáradóttir, Tintrinai Thikhasuk
    28 votes
    • Released: 2018
    • Directed by: Joe Penna
    A man stranded in the Arctic after an airplane crash must decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his makeshift camp or to embark on a deadly trek through the unknown in hopes of making it ...more

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  • A Royal Affair
    Mads Mikkelsen, Alicia Vikander, Harriet Walter
    117 votes
    • Released: 2012
    • Directed by: Nikolaj Arcel
    A Royal Affair is a 2012 Danish romantic drama film directed by Nikolaj Arcel. A young queen (Alicia Vikander), who is married to an insane king (Mikkel Boe Folsgaard), falls secretly in love with ...more
  • Pusher II
    Mads Mikkelsen, Linse Kessler, Zlatko Buric
    51 votes
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Nicolas Winding
    Pusher II is a 2004 Danish crime film written and directed by Nicolas Winding Refn. The film is the second film in the Pusher trilogy, portraying the lives of criminals in Copenhagen.
  • Adam's Apples
    Mads Mikkelsen, Ulrich Thomsen, Nicolas Bro
    83 votes
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Anders Thomas Jensen
    Adam's Apples is a 2005 Danish black comedy film directed by Anders Thomas Jensen. The film revolves around the theme of the Book of Job. The main roles are played by Ulrich Thomsen and Mads ...more
  • After the Wedding
    Mads Mikkelsen, Rolf Lassgård, Sidse Babett Knudsen
    65 votes
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Susanne Bier
    After the Wedding is a 2006 Danish drama directed by Susanne Bier, starring Mads Mikkelsen and Sidse Babett Knudsen. The film was a critical and popular success and was nominated for the Academy ...more