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The Best Paul Bettany Movies

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

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

List features films like Every Woman Knows a Secret and Creation.

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    Iron Man 3

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

    Released2013

    Directed byShane Black

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    The Avengers: Age of Ultron

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth

    Released2015

    Directed byJoss Whedon

    Avengers: Age of Ultron is a 2015 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. When Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) and Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo) try...  more

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    Legend

    Tom Hardy, Emily Browning

    Released2015

    Directed byBrian Helgeland

    Legend is a 2015 British-French biographical crime thriller film and directed by Brian Helgeland. It is adapted from John Pearson's book The Profession of Violence: The Rise and Fall of the Kray...  more
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    Transcendence

    Johnny Depp, Morgan Freeman

    Released2014

    Directed byWally Pfister

    Transcendence is a 2014 science fiction film directed by cinematographer Wally Pfister in his directorial debut, and written by Jack Paglen. The English-language co-production stars Johnny Depp,...  more
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    Mortdecai

    Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow

    Released2015

    Directed byDavid Koepp

    Mortdecai is a 2015 American action comedy film directed by David Koepp and written by Eric Aronson. The film is adapted from the book anthology Mortdecai written by Kyril Bonfiglioli. It stars...  more

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    Journey's End

    Sam Claflin, Asa Butterfield

    Released2018

    Directed bySaul Dibb

    Journey's End is a 2017 British war film directed by Saul Dibb, based on the 1928 play of the same name by R.C. Sherriff. Set in a dugout in Aisne in 1918, a group of British officers led by a...  more
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    Blood

    Paul Bettany, Stephen Graham

    Released2012

    Directed byNick Murphy

    Blood is a 2012 British thriller film directed by Nick Murphy. While trying to solve a vicious murder in a small town, two detectives Joe (Paul Bettany) and Chrissie (Stephen Graham) wind up...  more
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    Bent

    Rachel Weisz, Jude Law

    Released1997

    Directed bySean Mathias

    Bent is a 1997 British/Japanese drama film directed by Sean Mathias, based on the 1979 play of the same name by Martin Sherman, who also wrote the screenplay....  more

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    Solo: A Star Wars Story

    Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson

    Released2018

    Directed byRon Howard

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    Iron Man 2

    Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow

    Released2010

    Directed byJon Favreau

    Iron Man 2 is a 2010 American superhero film directed by Jon Favreau, based on the Marvel Comics character. With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) must...  more

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    Sharpe's Waterloo

    Sean Bean, Paul Bettany

    Released1997

    Directed byTom Clegg

    Sharpe has settled down to an idyllic lifestyle with Lucille on her French farm, when the news of Napolean's escape from Elba compels him to return to the army to fight at Waterloo. There, he joins...  more
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    Franklyn

    Ewan McGregor, Eva Green

    Released2009

    Directed byGerald McMorrow

    Franklyn is a 2008 British film written and directed by Gerald McMorrow as his debut feature. Produced by Jeremy Thomas, it stars Ryan Phillippe, Eva Green and Sam Riley. Shooting took place in...  more
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    Broken Lines

    Paul Bettany, Olivia Williams

    Released2008

    Directed bySallie Aprahamian

    "A torrid extramarital affair plays out against the backdrop of ethnically diverse North London. Doraly Rosa and Dan Fredenburgh wrote the script and star as the illicit lovers barely able to control...
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    Dogville

    Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall

    Released2003

    Directed byLars von Trier

    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 Gazzara and James...  more

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    The Tourist

    Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp

    Released2010

    Directed byFlorian Henckel von Donnersmarck

    The Tourist is a 2010 romantic thriller film directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, starring Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp. It is a remake of the 2005 French action film Anthony Zimmer. After...  more

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    Coming Home

    Peter O'Toole, Emily Mortimer

    Released1998

    Directed byGiles Foster

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    Every Woman Knows a Secret

    Paul Bettany, Siobhan Redmond

    Released1999

    Directed byPaul Seed

    Every Woman Knows a Secret is a 1999 drama film mini-series written by William Humble and Rosie Thomas, and directed by Paul Seed....  more
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    Dead Babies

    Paul Bettany, Olivia Williams

    Released2000

    Directed byWilliam Marshall, William Marsh

    Dead Babies, is a 2000 British film directed by William Marsh. It is based on the novel of the same name by Martin Amis. The film, which was badly received, was reviewed in the British newspaper The...  more
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    The Land Girls

    Rachel Weisz, Paul Bettany

    Released1998

    Directed byDavid Leland

    The Land Girls is a 1998 film directed by David Leland and starring Catherine McCormack, Rachel Weisz, Anna Friel, Steven Mackintosh and Ann Bell. It is based on the book Land Girls by Angela Huth....  more