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

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

This list has a variety of films in it, from Dune to March or Die.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Max von Sydow movies?" and "What are the greatest Max von Sydow roles of all time?"

Steven Spielberg and Brett Ratner are among those who have directed Max von Sydow at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Is Max von Sydow your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Rod Steiger and John Barrymore films lists too.

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The Seventh Seal Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Gunnar Björnstrand

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Three Days of the Condor Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Max von Sydow

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The Exorcist Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair

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Wild Strawberries Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Ingrid Thulin

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Shutter Island Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams, Mark Ruffalo

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The Virgin Spring Max von Sydow, Allan Edwall, Tor Isedal

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Pelle the Conqueror Max von Sydow, Sofie Gråbøl, Buster Larsen

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The Quiller Memorandum Alec Guinness, Max von Sydow, George Sanders

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The Passion of Anna Max von Sydow, Ingmar Bergman, Liv Ullmann

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Winter Light Max von Sydow, Ingrid Thulin, Allan Edwall

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Shame Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann, Hans Alfredson

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Hour of the Wolf Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann, Erland Josephson

Dark Tales From Behind The Scenes Of Gone With The Wind

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The Greatest Story Ever Told John Wayne, Charlton Heston, Angela Lansbury

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Through a Glass Darkly Max von Sydow, Harriet Andersson, Gunnar Björnstrand

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The Magician Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Erland Josephson

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The Kremlin Letter Orson Welles, Max von Sydow, George Sanders

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The New Land Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann, Monica Zetterlund

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Dreamscape Dennis Quaid, Christopher Plummer, Max von Sydow

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The Emigrants Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann, Monica Zetterlund

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The Touch Max von Sydow, Elliott Gould, Bibi Andersson

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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly Lenny Kravitz, Max von Sydow, Emmanuelle Seigner

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Until the End of the World Tom Waits, William Hurt, Sam Neill

The Best NC-17 Romance Movies

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Flash Gordon Timothy Dalton, Max von Sydow, Ornella Muti

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Europa Max von Sydow, Lars von Trier, Udo Kier

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Rush Hour Jackie Chan, Roselyn Sánchez, Chris Tucker

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Dune Sting, Patrick Stewart, Alicia Witt

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Hannah and Her Sisters Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Woody Allen, Carrie Fisher

Mythical Creatures That Were Found in Real Life

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The Ultimate Warrior Max von Sydow, Yul Brynner, William Smith

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Conan the Barbarian Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow

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Sleepless Max von Sydow, Massimo Sarchielli, Gabriele Lavia

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Snow Falling on Cedars Ethan Hawke, Max von Sydow, James Cromwell

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Never Say Never Again Sean Connery, Kim Basinger, Rowan Atkinson

The Best Eckhart Tolle Books

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March or Die Gene Hackman, Catherine Deneuve, Max von Sydow

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Awakenings Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, Vin Diesel

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A Kiss Before Dying Matt Dillon, Sean Young, Max von Sydow

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Brass Target Sophia Loren, Max von Sydow, George Kennedy

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Emotional Arithmetic Susan Sarandon, Christopher Plummer, Max von Sydow

The Worst Things You Can Make Jokes About

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Minority Report Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell

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The Exorcist series Louise Fletcher, Jason Miller, Ellen Burstyn

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Exorcist II: The Heretic James Earl Jones, Richard Burton, Max von Sydow

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Hamsun Max von Sydow, Ghita Nørby, Jesper Christensen

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Needful Things Ed Harris, Max von Sydow, Bonnie Bedelia

The Best R. Lee Ermey Movies

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Flight of the Eagle Max von Sydow, Cornelis Vreeswijk, Göran Stangertz

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Private Confessions Max von Sydow, Hans Alfredson, Pernilla August

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Judge Dredd Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, James Earl Jones

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Death Watch Harvey Keitel, Max von Sydow, Bill Nighy

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The Best Intentions Max von Sydow, Pernilla August, Samuel Fröler

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When the Woman Butts In Max von Sydow, Allan Edwall, Tor Isedal

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Escape to Victory Sylvester Stallone, Pelé, Michael Caine

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What Dreams May Come Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Max von Sydow