The Best Sally Hawkins Movies

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

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

List features films like Byron and Jane Eyre.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Sally Hawkins movies?" and "What are the greatest Sally Hawkins roles of all time?"
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  • Happy-Go-Lucky
    Sally Hawkins, Alexis Zegerman, Andrea Riseborough
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Mike Leigh
  • Persuasion
    Sally Hawkins, Anthony Head, Alice Krige
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Adrian Shergold
  • Made in Dagenham
    Sally Hawkins, Bob Hoskins, Miranda Richardson
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Nigel Cole
  • Cassandra's Dream
    Ewan McGregor, Colin Farrell, Hayley Atwell
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Woody Allen
  • An Education
    Peter Sarsgaard, Carey Mulligan, Alfred Molina
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Lone Scherfig
  • Vera Drake
    Imelda Staunton, Philip Davis, Peter Wight
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Mike Leigh
  • All or Nothing
    Timothy Spall, Lesley Manville, Alison Garland
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Mike Leigh
  • Submarine
    Craig Roberts, Yasmin Paige, Noah Taylor
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Richard Ayoade
  • Love Birds
    Sally Hawkins, Bryan Brown, Allan Border
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Paul Murphy
  • Layer Cake
    Daniel Craig, Colm Meaney, Kenneth Cranham
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Matthew Vaughn
  • The Painted Veil
    Naomi Watts, Ed Norton, Liev Schreiber
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: John Curran
  • Happy Ever Afters
    Sally Hawkins, Michael McElhatton, Jade Yourell
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Stephen Burke
  • Never Let Me Go
    Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield, Keira Knightley
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Mark Romanek
  • It's a Wonderful Afterlife
    Sally Hawkins, Shabana Azmi, Sendhil Ramamurthy
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Gurinder Chadha
  • WΔZ
    Tom Hardy, Selma Blair, Melissa George
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Tom Shankland
  • Desert Flower
    Timothy Spall, Sally Hawkins, Liya Kebede
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Sherry Hormann
  • Byron
    Vanessa Redgrave, Jonny Lee Miller, Sally Hawkins
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Julian Farino
  • H G Wells: War with the World
    Michael Sheen, Sally Hawkins
    • Directed by: James Kent
  • Jane Eyre
    Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, Jamie Bell
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Cary Joji Fukunaga
  • Promoted to Glory
    Sally Hawkins
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Richard Spence
  • The Phantom of the Open
    Mark Rylance, Sally Hawkins, Rhys Ifans
    • Released: 2022
    • Directed by: Craig Roberts