Film The Best Movies Directed by Michael Winterbottom  

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List of all movies directed by Michael Winterbottom ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Michael Winterbottom are listed here and include movie posters and Michael Winterbottom movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Michael Winterbottom as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Michael Winterbottom movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Michael Winterbottom film is can be factored into this list.

From Michael Winterbottom's studio films to Michael Winterbottom's independent films, this Michael Winterbottom filmography keeps tabs on all Michael Winterbottom movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

List features 24 Hour Party People, Jude and more.

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All Michael Winterbottom director credits are included. This list of every movie that Michael Winterbottom has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Michael Winterbottom movie is and which actors starred in the Michael Winterbottom film.

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Angelina Jolie and Jessica Alba are among the many great actors who have worked on a Michael Winterbottom movie.

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Jude Kate Winslet, David Tennant, Christopher Eccleston Jude is a 1996 British period drama film directed by Michael Winterbottom, and written by Hossein Amini, based on Thomas Hardy's novel Jude the Obscure. The original music score was composed by ...more

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9 Songs Alex Kapranos, Margo Stilley, Kieran O'Brien 9 Songs is a 2004 British art romantic drama film written and directed by Michael Winterbottom. The title refers to the nine songs played by eight different rock bands that complement the story ...more

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24 Hour Party People Christopher Eccleston, Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis 24 Hour Party People is a 2002 British comedy-drama film about Manchester's popular music community from 1976 to 1992, and specifically about Factory Records. It was written by Frank Cottrell ...more

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The Trip Ben Stiller, Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon The Trip is a 2010 comedy film directed by Michael Winterbottom. "Prolific British director Michael Winterbottom never ceases . . . to amaze. A restless whiz, he’s frequently wandered from ...more

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A Cock and Bull Story Gillian Anderson, Stephen Fry, Naomie Harris A Cock and Bull Story is a 2005 British comedy film directed by Michael Winterbottom. It is a film-within-a-film, featuring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon playing themselves as egotistical actors ...more

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The Road to Guantanamo Riz Ahmed, Jason Salkey, Sher Khan The Road to Guantánamo, alternatively The Road to Guantanamo, is a British 2006 docudrama film directed by Michael Winterbottom and Mat Whitecross about the incarceration of three British ...more

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The Killer Inside Me Jessica Alba, Kate Hudson, Casey Affleck The Killer Inside Me is a 2010 American film adaptation of the 1952 novel of the same name by Jim Thompson. The film is directed by Michael Winterbottom and stars Casey Affleck, Jessica Alba, ...more

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Welcome to Sarajevo Marisa Tomei, Woody Harrelson, James Nesbitt Welcome to Sarajevo is a British war film released in 1997. It is directed by Michael Winterbottom. The screenplay is by Frank Cottrell Boyce and is based on the book Natasha's Story by Michael ...more

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In This World Nabil Elouahabi, Paul Popplewell, Kerem Atabeyoğlu In This World is a 2002 British docudrama directed by Michael Winterbottom. The film follows two young Afghan refugees, Jamal Udin Torabi and Enayatullah, as they leave a refugee camp in ...more

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Go Now Robert Carlyle, James Nesbitt, Sophie Okonedo Go Now is a 1995 television film directed by Michael Winterbottom and starring Robert Carlyle as an MS-afflicted soccer player/construction worker struggling with the onset of multiple ...more

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Genova Colin Firth, Willa Holland, Catherine Keener Genova is a film directed by Michael Winterbottom and starring Colin Firth, Catherine Keener, and Hope Davis. It was filmed in the titular city of Genoa during the summer of 2007. It was written ...more

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Wonderland Stuart Townsend, Molly Parker, John Simm Wonderland is a 1999 drama film about the lives of a London couple, their three adult daughters and absent son. Directed by Michael Winterbottom, the film stars Jack Shepherd, Kika Markham, ...more

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A Mighty Heart Angelina Jolie, Archie Panjabi, Denis O'Hare A Mighty Heart is a 2007 drama film directed by Michael Winterbottom; It is an adaptation of Mariane Pearl's memoir, A Mighty Heart. Despite being a box office bomb, A Mighty Heart was met with ...more

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Code 46 Tim Robbins, Samantha Morton, Om Puri Code 46 is a 2003 British film directed by Michael Winterbottom, with screenplay by Frank Cottrell Boyce. It was produced by BBC Films and Revolution Films. It is a disquieting science fiction ...more

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Trishna Freida Pinto, Huma Qureshi, Anurag Kashyap Trishna is a 2011 British-Swedish-Indian drama film, written and directed by Michael Winterbottom, and starring Freida Pinto and Riz Ahmed. The story is a loose adaptation of Thomas Hardy's ...more

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The Claim Milla Jovovich, Nastassja Kinski, Sarah Polley The Claim is a 2000 British Western/romance film directed by Michael Winterbottom. The screenplay by Frank Cottrell Boyce is loosely based on the novel The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy. ...more

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60 Seconds of Solitude in Year Zero 60 Seconds of Solitude in Year Zero is a 2011 short drama film written by Taavi Eelmaa, Rafi Pitts, Simon Rumley, Peter von Bagh, Veiko Õunpuu and directed by Shinji Aoyama, Friðrik ...more

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The Look of Love Stephen Fry, Imogen Poots, Anna Friel The Look of Love is a 2013 British biopic of Paul Raymond, directed by Michael Winterbottom. It stars comedian Steve Coogan as Raymond.

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Bailout Jack Black

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Family Seán McGinley, Ger Ryan, Des McAleer Family is a television drama mini-series that aired on RTÉ One and BBC One in 1994. It was written by Roddy Doyle, the author of The Commitments, and directed by Michael Winterbottom.

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Everyday John Simm, Shirley Henderson, Johnny Lynch Seven Days is a 2012 drama film written by Laurence Coriat and Michael Winterbottom and directed by Michael Winterbottom.

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I Want You Rachel Weisz, Carmen Ejogo, Ben Daniels I Want You is an 1998 English crime film directed by Michael Winterbottom.

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The Shock Doctrine "Based on the best-selling book by Naomi Klein, The Shock Doctrine seeks to explain the rise of disaster capitalism: the exploitation of moments of crisis in vulnerable countries by ...more

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With or Without You Christopher Eccleston, Dervla Kirwan With or Without You is a 1999 film directed by Michael Winterbottom.

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Butterfly Kiss Amanda Plummer, Saskia Reeves, Paul Bown Butterfly Kiss is a 1995 British film, directed by Michael Winterbottom and written by Frank Cottrell Boyce. It stars Amanda Plummer and Saskia Reeves. It was also released under the alternative ...more