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The Best Michael Gambon Movies

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

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

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    Layer Cake

    Sienna Miller, Tom Hardy
    Layer Cake is a 2005 British thriller film directed by Matthew Vaughn, in his directorial...  more
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    The Insider

    Al Pacino, Russell Crowe
    The Insider is a 1999 American drama film directed by Michael Mann, based on the true story of...  more

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    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe
    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is a 2004 fantasy film directed by Alfonso Cuarón and...  more

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    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

    Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson
    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is a 2005 fantasy film directed by Mike Newell and...  more

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    Sleepy Hollow

    Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci
    Sleepy Hollow is a 1999 American fantasy horror adventure film directed by Tim Burton. It is a...  more

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    The Good Shepherd

    Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro
    The Good Shepherd is a 2006 spy film produced and directed by Robert De Niro and starring Matt...  more

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    The Omen

    Liev Schreiber, Julia Stiles
    The Omen is a 2006 remake of Richard Donner's The Omen. Directed by John Moore and written by...  more

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    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe
    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is a 2009 fantasy film directed by David Yates and...  more

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    The King's Speech

    Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth
    The King's Speech is a 2010 British historical drama film directed by Tom Hooper and written...  more

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    The Wings of the Dove

    Helena Bonham Carter, Michael Gambon
    The Wings of the Dove is a 1997 U.S.-British drama film directed by Iain Softley and starring...  more

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    Fantastic Mr. Fox

    George Clooney, Meryl Streep
    Fantastic Mr. Fox is a 2009 American stop-motion animated comedy film based on the Roald Dahl...  more

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    Amazing Grace

    Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Gambon
    Amazing Grace is a 2006 American-British biographical drama film directed by Michael Apted,...  more
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    Path to War

    Alec Baldwin, Donald Sutherland
    Path to War is a 2002 American biographical television film, produced by HBO and directed by...  more
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    Toys

    Robin Williams, Jamie Foxx
    Toys is a 1992 fantasy comedy film directed by Barry Levinson and starring Robin Williams,...  more
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    Othello

    Maggie Smith, Laurence Olivier
    Othello is a 1965 film based on the National Theatre Company's staging of Shakespeare's...  more
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    Christmas Carol: The Movie

    Kate Winslet, Nicolas Cage
    A Christmas Carol is a 2001 British live action/animated film based on Charles Dickens's...  more
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    Open Range

    Kevin Costner, Robert Duvall
    Open Range is a 2003 American western film directed and co-produced by Kevin Costner, starring...  more

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    Plunkett & Macleane

    Liv Tyler, Alan Cumming
    Plunkett & Macleane is a 1999 British historical action comedy film directed by Jake Scott,...  more
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    Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey

    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe
    Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey is an Adventure film directed by Thierry Coup....  more
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    Being Julia

    Annette Bening, Jeremy Irons
    Being Julia is a 2004 comedy-drama film directed by István Szabó and starring Annette Bening...  more
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    Sylvia

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Daniel Craig
    Sylvia is a 2003 British biographical drama film directed by Christine Jeffs and starring...  more
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    Brideshead Revisited

    Emma Thompson, Hayley Atwell
    Brideshead Revisited is a 2008 British drama film directed by Julian Jarrold. The screenplay...  more

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