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

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This list contains films like A Merry War and Food of Love.

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Notable directors that have worked with Richard E. Grant include names like Robert Altman, Martin Scorsese and Francis Ford Coppola.

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Withnail and I Paul McGann, Richard E. Grant, Richard Griffiths Withnail and I is a 1987 black comedy film written and directed by Bruce Robinson. Based on Robinson's life in London in the late 1960s, the plot follows two unemployed young actors, Withnail ...more

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Gosford Park Helen Mirren, Clive Owen, Maggie Smith Gosford Park is a 2001 British mystery film directed by Robert Altman and written by Julian Fellowes. The film stars an ensemble cast, which includes Helen Mirren, Maggie Smith, Michael Gambon, ...more

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Jack and Sarah Ian McKellen, Judi Dench, Richard E. Grant Jack and Sarah is a 1995 British romantic comedy film written and directed by Tim Sullivan. The film was originally released in the UK on 2 June 1995. The theme song in this film is ...more

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Penelope Reese Witherspoon, Christina Ricci, Russell Brand Penelope is a 2006 fantasy romantic comedy film directed by Mark Palansky which was first released in 2006 and stars Christina Ricci, James McAvoy, Catherine O'Hara, Peter Dinklage, Richard E. ...more

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L.A. Story Sarah Jessica Parker, Steve Martin, Patrick Stewart L.A. Story is a 1991 American romantic comedy fantasy satire film, written by and starring Steve Martin, and directed by Mick Jackson. Set in Los Angeles, California, it relates a series of ...more

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Corpse Bride Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee Corpse Bride, often referred to as Tim Burton's Corpse Bride, is a 2005 British-American stop-motion-animated fantasy film directed by Mike Johnson and Tim Burton. The plot is set in a fictional ...more

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Bram Stoker's Dracula Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder Bram Stoker's Dracula is a 1992 American horror film directed and produced by Francis Ford Coppola, based on the novel Dracula by Bram Stoker. It stars Gary Oldman as Count Dracula, Winona Ryder ...more

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The Age of Innocence Michelle Pfeiffer, Winona Ryder, Daniel Day-Lewis The Age of Innocence is a 1993 American film adaptation of Edith Wharton's 1920 novel of the same name. The film was released by Columbia Pictures, directed by Martin Scorsese, and stars Daniel ...more

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Warlock Richard E. Grant, Lori Singer, Julian Sands Warlock is a 1989 American cult horror film produced and directed by Steve Miner and starring Julian Sands, Lori Singer, and Richard E. Grant. It was written by David Twohy. The soundtrack was ...more

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The Player Julia Roberts, Bruce Willis, Whoopi Goldberg The Player is a 1992 American satirical film directed by Robert Altman from a screenplay by Michael Tolkin based on his own 1988 novel of the same name. It is the story of Hollywood studio ...more

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How to Get Ahead in Advertising Rachel Ward, Richard E. Grant, Richard Wilson How to Get Ahead in Advertising is a 1989 British film written and directed by Bruce Robinson and starring Richard E. Grant and Rachel Ward. The title is a pun and can be literally taken as ...more

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The Portrait of a Lady Nicole Kidman, Christian Bale, Viggo Mortensen The Portrait of a Lady is a 1996 film adaptation of Henry James's novel The Portrait of a Lady directed by Jane Campion. The film stars Nicole Kidman, Barbara Hershey, John Malkovich, ...more

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Jackboots on Whitehall Ewan McGregor, Rosamund Pike, Alan Cumming Jackboots on Whitehall is a 2010 British model puppet adult animated satirical action comedy war adventure film portraying an alternate history of the Second World War, in which Nazi Germany has ...more

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Bright Young Things David Tennant, Dan Aykroyd, James McAvoy Bright Young Things is a 2003 British drama film written and directed by Stephen Fry. The screenplay, based on the 1930 novel Vile Bodies by Evelyn Waugh, provides satirical social commentary ...more

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Prêt-à-Porter Julia Roberts, Sophia Loren, Kim Basinger Prêt-à-Porter, released in the US as Ready to Wear, is a 1994 American satirical comedy film co-written, directed, and produced by Robert Altman and shot during the Paris, France, ...more

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The Story of an African Farm Richard E. Grant, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Kasha Kropinski The Story of an African Farm, released in the United States as Bustin' Bonaparte: The Story of an African Farm, is a 2004 South African film directed by David Lister and based on the 1883 novel ...more

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Hudson Hawk Bruce Willis, Andie MacDowell, James Coburn Hudson Hawk is a 1991 American action comedy film directed by Michael Lehmann. Bruce Willis stars in the title role and also co-wrote the story. Danny Aiello, Andie MacDowell, James Coburn, ...more

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A Christmas Carol Patrick Stewart, Dominic West, Richard E. Grant A Christmas Carol is a 1999 television film adaptation of Charles Dickens' famous novel A Christmas Carol. It was directed by David Jones and stars Patrick Stewart as Ebenezer Scrooge and ...more

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The Little Vampire Jonathan Lipnicki, Anna Popplewell, Richard E. Grant The Little Vampire is a 2000 comedy horror film based on the children's book series of the same name by Angela Sommer-Bodenburg.

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Sherlock: Case of Evil Gabrielle Anwar, Vincent D'Onofrio, Richard E. Grant Sherlock: Case of Evil is a 2002 made-for-television movie focusing on Sherlock Holmes as a young adult in his late 20s. The story noticeably departs from the classic depiction, style and ...more

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The Miracle Maker Ralph Fiennes, Alfred Molina, Julie Christie The Miracle Maker is a stop motion-animated film about the life of Jesus Christ, through the eyes of Tamar; the terminally ill daughter of a priest in Capernaum. Hand-drawn animated cartoons are ...more

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St. Ives Jason Isaacs, Anna Friel, Miranda Richardson St. Ives is a 1998 television film based on the unfinished Robert Louis Stevenson novel of the same name. The film stars Miranda Richardson, Anna Friel, Richard E. Grant and Jean-Marc Barr.

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Spice World Elton John, Victoria Beckham, Hugh Laurie Spice World is a 1997 British-American musical comedy film directed by Bob Spiers and written by Kim Fuller and Jamie Curtis. The film stars pop girl group the Spice Girls who all play their ...more

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The Hound of the Baskervilles Richard E. Grant, Richard Roxburgh, Geraldine James The Hound of the Baskervilles is a 2002 television adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's novel of the same name.

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The Serpent's Kiss Ewan McGregor, Pete Postlethwaite, Richard E. Grant The Serpent's Kiss is a 1997 film directed by Philippe Rousselot. It is a story about a Dutch garden architect named Meneer Chrome who has been hired by a wealthy metalworker to create an ...more

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Twelfth Night: Or What You Will Helena Bonham Carter, Ben Kingsley, Kyra Sedgwick Twelfth Night or What You Will is a 1996 British film adaptation of William Shakespeare's play, directed by Trevor Nunn and featuring an all-star cast. The adaptation is given a northern Central ...more

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Color Me Kubrick John Malkovich, Honor Blackman, Richard E. Grant Colour Me Kubrick: A True...ish Story is a Franco-British comedy-drama film directed by Brian W. Cook, released in 2005. The film stars John Malkovich as Alan Conway, a man who had been ...more

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Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life Richard E. Grant, Ken Stott, Phyllis Logan Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life is a short comic film for BBC Scotland. Written and directed by Peter Capaldi, it stars Richard E. Grant as Franz Kafka and co-stars Ken Stott. The title ...more

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Mountains of the Moon Omar Sharif, Iain Glen, Richard E. Grant Mountains of the Moon is a 1990 Rankcolor theatrical film depicting the 1857–58 journey of Richard Francis Burton and John Hanning Speke in their expedition to central Africa – the project that ...more

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The Nutcracker in 3D Elle Fanning, John Turturro, Nathan Lane Nutcracker: The Untold Story is a 2009 fantasy film directed by Andrei Konchalovsky and written by Chris Solimine and Andrei Konchalovsky.

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Love Hurts Carrie-Anne Moss, Jenna Elfman, Janeane Garofalo Love Hurts is a 2009 film directed by Barra Grant.

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A Royal Scandal Richard E. Grant, Susan Lynch, Ian Richardson A Royal Scandal is a 1996 British television docudrama produced and directed by Sheree Folkson. The teleplay by Stanley Price focuses on the ill-fated marriage of George IV and Duchess Caroline ...more

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Honest, Decent and True Gary Oldman, Richard E. Grant, Ade Edmondson Honest, Decent and True is a British television film written and directed by Les Blair in 1986 and broadcast on the BBC.

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Food of Love Richard E. Grant, Rupert Penry-Jones Food of Love is a 1997 film directed by Stephen Poliakoff. It stars Richard E. Grant and Nathalie Baye.

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Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy Kristin Kreuk, Alex Lifeson, Billy Boyd Irvine Welsh's Ecstasy is a 2011 Canadian dark romantic comedy film adaptation of the short story The Undefeated from the #1 best-selling book Ecstasy by Irvine Welsh. Directed by Rob Heydon, ...more

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Above and Beyond Jason Priestley, Richard E. Grant, Joss Ackland Above and Beyond is a four-hour 2006 miniseries aired by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation on October 29 and 30, 2006. It stars Richard E. Grant, Jonathan Scarfe, Liane Balaban, Allan Hawco, ...more

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The Garden of Eden Mena Suvari, Richard E. Grant, Caterina Murino

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Cuckoo Richard E. Grant, Laura Fraser, Tamsin Greig Cuckoo is a 2009 British thriller film starring Laura Fraser, Richard E. Grant, Tamsin Greig, Antonia Bernath and Adam F, set in London, UK. It was created, written, and directed by Richard ...more

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Monsieur N. Richard E. Grant, Jay Rodan, Roschdy Zem Monsieur N. is a 2003 British-French movie directed by Antoine de Caunes. It tells the story of the last years of the life of Napoleon Bonaparte who was imprisoned by the British on St Helena. ...more

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A Merry War Helena Bonham Carter, Richard E. Grant, Liz Smith A Merry War is a 1997 comedy-drama-romance film written by George Orwell and Alan Plater and directed by Robert Bierman.

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Horrid Henry: The Movie Anjelica Huston, Wladimir Klitschko, Kimberley Walsh Horrid Henry: The Movie is a 2011 British live action 3D children's/family fantasy comedy film based on the fictional character Horrid Henry, starring Theo Stevenson, Richard E. Grant, Parminder ...more

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How to Stop Being a Loser Gemma Atkinson, Keeley Hazell, Richard E. Grant How to Stop Being a Loser is a 2011 comedy film written by Chris Grezo and Rupert Knowles and directed by Dominic Burns.

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Short: International Release #3 Richard E. Grant, Michael Apted, Costa-Gavras

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Filth and Wisdom Richard E. Grant, Stephen Graham, Eugene Hütz Filth and Wisdom is a 2008 film directed by Madonna, starring Eugene Hütz, Holly Weston, Vicky McClure and Richard E. Grant. It was filmed on location in London, England, from 14 to 29 May ...more

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Zambezia Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Leonard Nimoy Zambezia is a 2012 South African 3D computer-animated comedy-drama adventure film, which was released on July 3, 2012. It was directed by Wayne Thornley, written by Andrew Cook, Raffaella Delle ...more

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Short: International Release #2 Nicole Kidman, Pierce Brosnan, John Malkovich Short: International Release #2 is a film directed by Jane Campion.

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1st Night Sarah Brightman, Richard E. Grant, Julian Ovenden Sizzle is a 2010 film directed by Christopher Menaul.

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Suddenly, Last Summer Rob Lowe, Maggie Smith, Natasha Richardson Suddenly, Last Summer is a 1993 drama film directed by Richard Eyre.

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Hildegarde Richard E. Grant, Tom Long, John Dommett Hildegarde is a 2001 family adventure film written by Gabrielle S. Prendergast and directed by Di Drew.

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The Queen's Sister Toby Stephens, David Threlfall, Felicity Montagu The Queen's Sister is a 2005 British television movie directed by Simon Cellan Jones. The teleplay by Craig Warner is a semi-fictionalized account of the life of Princess Margaret, the younger ...more