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

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

This list includes Miracle, Main Street and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Patricia Clarkson movies?" and "What are the greatest Patricia Clarkson roles of all time?"

Notable directors that have worked with Patricia Clarkson include names like Brian De Palma, Martin Scorsese and Woody Allen. If Patricia Clarkson movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Vera Farmiga and Toni Collette too.

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The Station Agent Michelle Williams, Peter Dinklage, Patricia Clarkson The Station Agent is a 2003 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Thomas McCarthy. McCarthy's script about a man who seeks solitude in an abandoned train station in the Newfoundland ...more

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The Green Mile Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise, Sam Rockwell The Green Mile is a 1999 American fantasy drama film directed by Frank Darabont and adapted from the 1996 Stephen King novel of the same name. The film is told in a flashback format and stars ...more

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Far from Heaven Julianne Moore, Dennis Quaid, Viola Davis Far from Heaven is a 2002 American drama film written and directed by Todd Haynes and starring Julianne Moore, Dennis Quaid, Dennis Haysbert, and Patricia Clarkson. The film tells the story of ...more

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Pieces of April Katie Holmes, Patricia Clarkson, Alison Pill Pieces of April is a 2003 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Peter Hedges. The film debuted at the Sundance Film Festival. The name is taken from a 1972 hit song by Three Dog ...more

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Whatever Works Evan Rachel Wood, Henry Cavill, Larry David Whatever Works is a 2009 American comedy film directed and written by Woody Allen, starring Larry David, Evan Rachel Wood, Patricia Clarkson, Ed Begley, Jr., Michael McKean, and Henry Cavill.

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The Woods Rachel Nichols, Bruce Campbell, Patricia Clarkson The Woods is a 2006 American supernatural horror film directed by Lucky McKee and starring Agnes Bruckner, Patricia Clarkson, Rachel Nichols, Lauren Birkell and Bruce Campbell. Set in 1965, the ...more

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The Safety of Objects Kristen Stewart, Glenn Close, Joshua Jackson The Safety of Objects is a 2001 independent film based upon a collection of short stories of the same name, written by A. M. Homes and published in 1990. It features four suburban families who ...more

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High Art Radha Mitchell, Ally Sheedy, Patricia Clarkson High Art is a 1998 Canadian-American independent film directed by Lisa Cholodenko and starring Ally Sheedy and Radha Mitchell.

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Shutter Island Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams, Mark Ruffalo Shutter Island is a 2010 American psychological thriller film directed by Martin Scorsese. The film is based on Dennis Lehane's 2003 novel of the same name. Production started in March 2008. ...more

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Lars and the Real Girl Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, Patricia Clarkson Lars and the Real Girl is a 2007 American-Canadian comedy-drama film written by Nancy Oliver and directed by Craig Gillespie. It stars Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, Paul Schneider, Kelli Garner ...more

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Good Night, and Good Luck George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Daniels Good Night, and Good Luck. is a 2005 American drama film directed by George Clooney and starring David Strathairn, Clooney, Robert Downey, Jr., Patricia Clarkson and Jeff Daniels. The movie was ...more

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Dogville Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, John Hurt Dogville is a 2003 Danish drama film written and directed by Lars von Trier, and starring Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, Chloë Sevigny, Paul Bettany, Stellan Skarsgård, Udo Kier, Ben ...more

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Vicky Cristina Barcelona Scarlett Johansson, Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem Vicky Cristina Barcelona is a 2008 romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen. The plot centers on two American women, Vicky and Cristina, who spend a summer in Barcelona ...more

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All the King's Men Kate Winslet, Sean Penn, Jude Law All the King's Men is a 2006 film adaptation of the 1946 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren. It was directed by Steven Zaillian, who also produced and ...more

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The Untouchables is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Patricia Clarkson Movies
The Untouchables Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner The Untouchables is a 1987 American crime drama film directed by Brian De Palma and written by David Mamet. Based on the book The Untouchables, the film stars Kevin Costner as government agent ...more

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Welcome to Collinwood George Clooney, Gabrielle Union, William H. Macy Welcome to Collinwood is a 2002 American caper comedy film written and directed by Anthony and Joe Russo about a group of small-time thieves and misfits from the Collinwood neighborhood of ...more

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Easy A Emma Stone, Amanda Bynes, Aly Michalka Easy A is a 2010 film directed by Will Gluck. "After a little white lie about losing her virginity gets out, a clean-cut high school girl (Emma Stone) sees her life paralleling Hester ...more

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Jumanji Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson Jumanji is a 1995 American fantasy adventure film directed by Joe Johnston. It is an adaptation of the 1981 children's book of the same name by Chris Van Allsburg. The film was directed by Joe ...more

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Playing by Heart Angelina Jolie, Hilary Duff, Sean Connery Playing by Heart is a 1998 American comedy-drama film, which tells the story of several seemingly unconnected characters. It was entered into the 49th Berlin International Film Festival.

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The Pledge Jack Nicholson, Mickey Rourke, Helen Mirren The Pledge is a 2001 American mystery film directed by Sean Penn. The film features an ensemble cast, starring Jack Nicholson, Aaron Eckhart, Helen Mirren, Robin Wright Penn, Vanessa Redgrave, ...more

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Miracle Kurt Russell, Patricia Clarkson, Ken Dryden Miracle is a 2004 American sports docudrama about the United States men's hockey team, led by head coach Herb Brooks, that won the gold medal in the 1980 Winter Olympics. The USA team's victory ...more

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The Dead Pool Clint Eastwood, Jim Carrey, Axl Rose The Dead Pool is a 1988 American action flim directed by Buddy Van Horn, written by Steve Sharon, and starring Clint Eastwood as Inspector "Dirty" Harry Callahan. It is the fifth and ...more

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Everybody's All-American Jessica Lange, John Goodman, Dennis Quaid Everybody's All-American is a 1988 motion picture directed by Taylor Hackford and based on the novel Everybody's All-American by longtime Sports Illustrated contributor Frank Deford. The film ...more

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Elegy Penélope Cruz, Debbie Harry, Ben Kingsley Elegy is a 2008 drama film directed by Spanish director Isabel Coixet and adapted by Nicholas Meyer from the Philip Roth novel, The Dying Animal. The film stars Penélope Cruz, Ben ...more

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All the Real Girls Zooey Deschanel, Patricia Clarkson, Danny McBride All the Real Girls is a 2003 American romantic drama film written and directed by David Gordon Green and is about the romance between a young, small-town womanizer and his best friend’s sexually ...more

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Tune in Tomorrow Keanu Reeves, Patricia Clarkson, Barbara Hershey Tune in Tomorrow is a 1990 film comedy directed by Jon Amiel. It is based on the Mario Vargas Llosa novel Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter, and was released under that name in many countries. ...more

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Carrie Emilie de Ravin, Patricia Clarkson, Kandyse McClure Carrie is a 2002 NBC-TV movie based on the novel Carrie by Stephen King. It is the second film adaptation of the novel, following the 1976 version. The film was intended as a backdoor pilot for ...more

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No Reservations Catherine Zeta-Jones, Zoë Kravitz, Abigail Breslin No Reservations is a 2007 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Scott Hicks. Starring Catherine Zeta-Jones, Aaron Eckhart and Abigail Breslin, the screenplay by Carol Fuchs is an ...more

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The Dying Gaul Patricia Clarkson, Peter Sarsgaard, Kelli O'Hara The Dying Gaul is a 2005 American drama film written and directed by Craig Lucas. The screenplay is based on his 1998 off-Broadway play, the title of which was derived from an ancient Roman ...more

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Simply Irresistible Sarah Michelle Gellar, Amanda Peet, Patricia Clarkson Simply Irresistible is a 1999 American romantic comedy film starring Sarah Michelle Gellar and Sean Patrick Flanery. It was directed by Mark Tarlov and was written by Judith Roberts.

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Wendigo Patricia Clarkson, Erik Per Sullivan, Jake Weber Wendigo is a 2001 horror film by Larry Fessenden starring Patricia Clarkson and Jake Weber.

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The Old Man and the Sea Patricia Clarkson, Anthony Quinn, Gary Cole Santiago goes out on his usual fishing trip and makes a huge catch, the biggest of his life. Then a shark attacks and tries to steal his catch. Santiago battles with the shark for days. He ...more

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Main Street Orlando Bloom, Colin Firth, Ellen Burstyn Main Street is a 2010 drama film about several residents of Durham, North Carolina, a city in the Southern U.S., whose lives are changed by the arrival of a stranger with a controversial plan to ...more

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Cairo Time Patricia Clarkson, Alexander Siddig, Elena Anaya "With her latest feature, Ruba Nadda delves into the emotionally fraught territory of the fleeting affair. In a tremendous performance, Patricia Clarkson plays Juliette, a magazine editor. ...more

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Phoebe in Wonderland Elle Fanning, Felicity Huffman, Patricia Clarkson Phoebe in Wonderland is a 2008 independent film directed by Daniel Barnz. It was screened in the Dramatic Competition at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival, and received a limited theatrical ...more

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Heartbreak Hospital Patricia Clarkson, Jeff Ross, Demián Bichir Heartbreak Hospital is a 2002 comedy-thriller film directed by Ruedi Gerber.

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Caught in the Act Patricia Clarkson Caught in the Act is a 1993 thriller film directed by Deborah Reinisch.

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The Baroness and the Pig Patricia Clarkson, Caroline Dhavernas, Colm Feore The Baroness and the Pig is a 2002 drama film written and directed by Michael MacKenzie.

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Married Life Rachel McAdams, Pierce Brosnan, Chris Cooper Married Life is a 2007 American drama period film directed by Ira Sachs. The screenplay by Sachs and Oren Moverman is based on the 1953 novel Five Roundabouts to Heaven by John Bingham. Cast ...more

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Blind Date Sarah Hyland, Stanley Tucci, Patricia Clarkson Blind Date is a 2007 drama film from director Stanley Tucci. This is Tucci's fourth directorial feature, who also stars and co-wrote the screenplay with David Schechter. The film premiered at ...more

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Friends with Benefits Emma Stone, Mila Kunis, Justin Timberlake Friends with Benefits is a 2011 American romantic comedy film directed by Will Gluck and starring Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis. The film features a supporting cast that includes Patricia ...more

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Joe Gould's Secret Susan Sarandon, Steve Martin, Sarah Hyland Joe Gould's Secret is a 2000 American drama film directed by Stanley Tucci. The screenplay by Howard A. Rodman is based on the magazine article Professor Sea Gull and the book Joe Gould's Secret ...more

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Wayward Son Harry Connick, Jr., Patricia Clarkson Wayward Son is an American film drama about justice and redemption in rural Georgia during the Great Depression, starring Harry Connick, Jr. and Pete Postlethwaite.

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One Day Anne Hathaway, Patricia Clarkson, Jim Sturgess One Day is a 2011 romance drama film directed by Lone Scherfig. It was adapted by David Nicholls from his 2009 novel of the same name. It stars Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess. Focus Features ...more

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Rocket Gibraltar Kevin Spacey, Macaulay Culkin, Burt Lancaster Rocket Gibraltar is an American film released in 1988, directed by Daniel Petrie and starring Burt Lancaster, Patricia Clarkson and Macaulay Culkin in his film debut.

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She Led Two Lives Patricia Clarkson

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Beyond All Boundaries is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Patricia Clarkson Movies
Beyond All Boundaries Brad Pitt, Tom Hanks, Neil Patrick Harris Beyond All Boundaries is a 2009 short war film directed David Briggs and written by Chris Ellis.

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Salesmen Ben Kingsley, Jeff Goldblum, William H. Macy Salesmen is a 2011 drama film directed and written by Raul Inglis.

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Five Jennifer Morrison, Lyndsy Fonseca, Rosario Dawson Five is a made-for-television movie which was first aired on Lifetime on October 10, 2011.

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Legacy Of Lies is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Patricia Clarkson Movies
Legacy Of Lies Eli Wallach, Patricia Clarkson, Martin Landau