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The Best Mark Ruffalo Movies

Updated November 22, 2019 2.2k votes 497 voters 33.7k views48 items

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List of the best Mark Ruffalo movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Mark Ruffalo has worked on a diverse range of films including indies like Sympathy for Delicious , romantic comedies like 13 Going on 30, and blockbusters like The Avengers. Mark Ruffalo'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 Mark Ruffalo movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Mark Ruffalo movies will be at the top of the list. Mark Ruffalo has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Mark Ruffalo movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Mark Ruffalo films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list contains films like Shutter Island and Now You See Me.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Mark Ruffalo movies?" and "What are the greatest Mark Ruffalo roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Mark Ruffalo's Marvel movies, you might also enjoy our list of best Robert Downey, Jr. movies and best Chris Hemsworth movies.

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  • 13 Going on 301
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    13 Going on 30

    Jennifer Garner, Ashley Benson

    Released2004

    Directed byGary Winick

    13 Going on 30 is a 2004 American romantic comedy fantasy film written by Josh Goldsmith and...  more

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  • The Avengers2
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    The Avengers

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans

    Released2012

    Directed byJoss Whedon

    Marvel's The Avengers is a 2012 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on the...  more

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  • Now You See Me3
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    Now You See Me

    Morgan Freeman, Isla Fisher

    Released2013

    Directed byLouis Leterrier

    Now You See Me is a 2013 American thriller film directed by Louis Leterrier. An F.B.I. Agent...  more

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  • The Last Castle4
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    The Last Castle

    Robert Redford, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2001

    Directed byRod Lurie

    The Last Castle is a 2001 American action drama film directed by Rod Lurie, starring Robert...  more
  • Zodiac5
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    Zodiac

    Robert Downey Jr., Jake Gyllenhaal

    Released2007

    Directed byDavid Fincher

    Zodiac is a 2007 American mystery thriller film directed by David Fincher, based on the 1986...  more

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  • Thanks for Sharing6
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    Thanks for Sharing

    Gwyneth Paltrow, P!nk

    Released2012

    Directed byStuart Blumberg

    Thanks for Sharing is a 2012 drama film written by Stuart Blumberg, Matt Winston and directed...  more
  • Just like Heaven7
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    Just like Heaven

    Reese Witherspoon, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2005

    Directed byMark Waters

    Just Like Heaven is an American romantic comedy fantasy film released on September 16, 2005,...  more

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  • Rumor Has It8
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    Rumor Has It

    Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Costner

    Released2005

    Directed byRob Reiner

    Rumor Has It is a 2005 romantic comedy film directed by Rob Reiner, and starring Jennifer...  more
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind9
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    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst

    Released2004

    Directed byMichel Gondry

    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind is a 2004 American romantic science-fiction comedy-drama...  more

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  • All the King's Men10
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    All the King's Men

    Kate Winslet, Sean Penn

    Released2006

    Directed bySteven Zaillian

    All the King's Men is a 2006 film adaptation of the 1946 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the...  more
  • Windtalkers11
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    Windtalkers

    Nicolas Cage, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2002

    Directed byJohn Woo

    Windtalkers is a 2002 American film directed and produced by John Woo, and starring Nicolas...  more

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  • The Normal Heart12
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    The Normal Heart

    Julia Roberts, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2014

    Directed byRyan Murphy

    The Normal Heart is a 2014 American drama film directed by Ryan Murphy, based on the 1985 play...  more
  • Shutter Island13
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    Shutter Island

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams

    Released2010

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

    Shutter Island is a 2010 American psychological thriller film directed by Martin Scorsese. The...  more

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  • The Kids Are All Right14
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    The Kids Are All Right

    Julianne Moore, Annette Bening

    Released2010

    Directed byLisa Cholodenko

    The Kids Are All Right is a 2010 American comedy-drama film directed by Lisa Cholodenko and...  more

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  • Blindness15
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    Blindness

    Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2008

    Directed byFernando Meirelles

    Blindness is a 2008 Canadian film in English. It is an adaptation of the 1995 novel of the...  more

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  • The Brothers Bloom16
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    The Brothers Bloom

    Rachel Weisz, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

    Released2008

    Directed byRian Johnson

    The Brothers Bloom is a 2008 American caper comedy film written and directed by Rian Johnson....  more
  • You Can Count on Me17
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    You Can Count on Me

    Mark Ruffalo, Matthew Broderick

    Released2000

    Directed byKenneth Lonergan

    You Can Count on Me is a 2000 American drama film starring Laura Linney, Mark Ruffalo, Rory...  more

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  • 5418
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    54

    Salma Hayek, Heidi Klum

    Released1998

    Directed byMark Christopher

    54 is a 1998 American drama film written and directed by Mark Christopher, about Studio 54, a...  more

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  • We Don't Live Here Anymore19
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    We Don't Live Here Anymore

    Naomi Watts, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2004

    Directed byJohn Curran

    We Don't Live Here Anymore is a 2004 drama film directed by John Curran. It is based on the...  more
  • My Life Without Me20
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    My Life Without Me

    Debbie Harry, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2003

    Directed byIsabel Coixet

    My Life Without Me is a 2003 Canadian drama film directed by Isabel Coixet and starring Sarah...  more
  • Ride with the Devil21
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    Ride with the Devil

    Mark Ruffalo, Tobey Maguire

    Released1999

    Directed byAng Lee

    Ride with the Devil is a 1999 American film directed by Ang Lee. The storyline was conceived...  more

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  • Collateral22
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    Collateral

    Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx

    Released2004

    Directed byMichael Mann

    Collateral is a 2004 American neo-noir film directed by Michael Mann from a screenplay written...  more

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  • View from the Top23
    39
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    View from the Top

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Christina Applegate

    Released2003

    Directed byBruno Barreto

    View from the Top is a 2003 American romantic comedy film directed by Bruno Barreto, and stars...  more

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  • Avengers: Infinity War24
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    Avengers: Infinity War

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth

    Released2018

    Directed byAnthony Russo, Joe Russo

    Avengers: Infinity War is a 2018 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo....  more

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  • What Doesn't Kill You25
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    What Doesn't Kill You

    Amanda Peet, Mark Ruffalo

    Released2008

    Directed byBrian Goodman

    What Doesn't Kill You is a 2008 film directed by Brian Goodman....  more