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At last: a list of the best Sean Connery movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Sean Connery is synonymous with James Bond, but he has played a diverse range of characters throughout his career: he's been in action flicks, comic book movies, war movies, and plenty of dramatic pictures. Sean Connery'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 Sean Connery movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Sean Connery movies will be at the top of the list. 

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Sean Connery movies?," "What are the greatest Sean Connery roles of all time?," and "How does Sean Connery's last movie compare to his first?" The greatest Sean Connery performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. Famous flicks like Goldfinger and The Untouchables are included on this Sean Connery filmography, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best.  If you think the most worthy Sean Connery role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 
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If you are a fan of Connery's most iconic role, you might also enjoy our list of best Daniel Craig movies and best Pierce Brosnan movies.

Sean Connery has worked with many famous directors, including big names like Steven Spielberg and Michael Bay. If Sean Connery movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Bruce Willis and James Earl Jones too.

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The Hunt for Red October Alec Baldwin, Sean Connery, Tim Curry

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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, River Phoenix

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375 95
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Goldfinger Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, Garry Marshall

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401 77
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The Untouchables Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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332 71
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From Russia with Love Sean Connery, Robert Shaw, Daniela Bianchi

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304 104
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The Rock Nicolas Cage, Sean Connery, Ed Harris

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280 79
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Dr. No Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Jack Lord

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277 70
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The Man Who Would Be King Sean Connery, Michael Caine, Christopher Plummer

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247 70
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The Name of the Rose Sean Connery, Christian Slater, Ron Perlman

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229 62
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You Only Live Twice Sean Connery, Donald Pleasence, Lois Maxwell

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259 65
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Thunderball Sean Connery, Luciana Paluzzi, Claudine Auger

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203 69
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A Bridge Too Far Sean Connery, Anthony Hopkins, Robert Redford

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216 75
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Diamonds Are Forever Sean Connery, Sammy Davis, Jr.

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234 75
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Highlander Sean Connery, Clancy Brown, Michael Hayes

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197 78
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Finding Forrester Anna Paquin, Matt Damon, Sean Connery

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First Knight Sean Connery, Richard Gere, Julia Ormond

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132 59
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Rising Sun Sean Connery, Steve Buscemi, Tia Carrere

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149 74
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Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Morgan Freeman, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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174 60
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The Longest Day Sean Connery, John Wayne, Richard Burton

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173 76
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Medicine Man Sean Connery, Lorraine Bracco, José Wilker

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199 75
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Entrapment Catherine Zeta-Jones, Sean Connery, Ving Rhames

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Murder on the Orient Express Sean Connery, Ingrid Bergman, Lauren Bacall

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123 58
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The Presidio Meg Ryan, Sean Connery, Mark Harmon

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157 54
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Marnie Sean Connery, Alfred Hitchcock, Tippi Hedren

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189 100
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The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Sean Connery, Peta Wilson, Shane West

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Never Say Never Again Sean Connery, Kim Basinger, Rowan Atkinson

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122 62
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Dragonheart Dennis Quaid, Julie Christie, Jason Isaacs

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The Wind and the Lion Sean Connery, Candice Bergen, John Huston

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The First Great Train Robbery Sean Connery, Donald Sutherland, Lesley-Anne Down

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Time Bandits Sean Connery, John Cleese, Ian Holm

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Robin and Marian Audrey Hepburn, Sean Connery, Richard Harris

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107 47
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Outland Sean Connery, Peter Boyle, John Ratzenberger

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89 48
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The Russia House Michelle Pfeiffer, Sean Connery, Roy Scheider

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98 58
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Darby O'Gill and the Little People Sean Connery, Janet Munro, Estelle Winwood

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79 44
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The Molly Maguires Sean Connery, Richard Harris, Samantha Eggar

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Just Cause Scarlett Johansson, Sean Connery, Ed Harris

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The Anderson Tapes Sean Connery, Christopher Walken, Dyan Cannon

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The Hill Sean Connery, Ossie Davis, Michael Redgrave

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73 66
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Highlander II: The Quickening Sean Connery, Virginia Madsen, Michael Ironside

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The Avengers Uma Thurman, Sean Connery, Ralph Fiennes

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The Offence Sean Connery, Trevor Howard, Ian Bannen

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Playing by Heart Angelina Jolie, Hilary Duff, Sean Connery

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Woman of Straw Sean Connery, Gina Lollobrigida, Ralph Richardson

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Shalako Sean Connery, Brigitte Bardot, Honor Blackman

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43 36
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Hell Drivers Sean Connery, David McCallum, William Hartnell

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53 48
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The War Wagon Sean Connery, John Wayne, Donald Sutherland

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42 37
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Bonds Are Forever Pierce Brosnan, Sean Connery, Woody Allen

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42 39
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Family Business Sean Connery, Dustin Hoffman, Matthew Broderick

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40 38
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Ransom Sean Connery, Ian McShane, William Fox