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The Best Shirley Henderson Movies  

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

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

This list includes Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself, Dirty Filthy Love and more films.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Shirley Henderson movies?" and "What are the greatest Shirley Henderson roles of all time?"
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Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson, Daniel Radcliffe
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is a 2005 fantasy film directed by Mike Newell and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is based on the novel of the same name by J. K. Rowling. The film, ...more
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Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, John Cleese
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is a 2002 fantasy film directed by Chris Columbus and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is based on the novel of the same name by J. K. Rowling. ...more
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Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle, Jonny Lee Miller
Trainspotting is a 1996 British comedy drama film directed by Danny Boyle, and starring Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd, Robert Carlyle, and Kelly Macdonald. Based on ...more
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Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth
Bridget Jones's Diary is a 2001 British romantic comedy film directed by Sharon Maguire. It is based on Helen Fielding's novel of the same name which is a reinterpretation of Austen's Pride and ...more
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Kirsten Dunst, Tom Hardy, Rose Byrne
Marie Antoinette is a 2006 historical drama film, written and directed by Sofia Coppola. It is based on the life of the Queen in the years leading up to the French Revolution. It won the Academy ...more
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Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange, John Hurt
Rob Roy is a 1995 adventure film directed by Michael Caton-Jones. Liam Neeson stars as Rob Roy MacGregor, an 18th-century Scottish clan chief who battles with an unscrupulous nobleman in the ...more
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Andy Serkis, Kevin McKidd, Jim Broadbent
Topsy-Turvy is a 1999 musical drama film written and directed by Mike Leigh and stars Allan Corduner as Arthur Sullivan and Jim Broadbent as W. S. Gilbert, along with Timothy Spall and Lesley ...more
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Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason is a 2004 English-French-American romantic comedy film directed by Beeban Kidron, based on Helen Fielding's novel of the same name. It stars Renée ...more
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Whoopi Goldberg, Ben Kingsley, Christopher Lloyd
Alice in Wonderland is a television film first broadcast in 1999 on NBC and then shown on British television on Channel 4. It is based upon Lewis Carroll's books Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ...more
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Christopher Eccleston, Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis
24 Hour Party People is a 2002 British comedy-drama film about Manchester's popular music community from 1976 to 1992, and specifically about Factory Records. It was written by Frank Cottrell ...more
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Gillian Anderson, Stephen Fry, Naomie Harris
This film is a 2005 British comedy film directed by Michael Winterbottom. It is a film-within-a-film, featuring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon playing themselves as egotistical actors during the ...more
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Robert Carlyle, Rhys Ifans, Kathy Burke
Once Upon a Time in the Midlands is a 2002 British romantic comedy film written and directed by Shane Meadows, starring Robert Carlyle, Rhys Ifans, Kathy Burke, Ricky Tomlinson and Shirley ...more
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Emma Roberts, Alex Pettyfer, Juno Temple
Wild Child is a 2008 British-French-American teen romantic comedy-drama film starring Emma Roberts, Georgia King, Alex Pettyfer and Natasha Richardson. Wild Child is Richardson's last on-screen ...more
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Doctor Sleep Paddy Constantine, Miranda Otto, Fiona Shaw
Doctor Sleep, also known as Close Your Eyes, and Hypnotic, is a 2002 film directed by Nick Willing based on the book of the same name written by Madison Smartt Bell. The film stars Goran Visnjic ...more
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Colin Farrell, Cillian Murphy, Kelly Macdonald
Intermission is a 2003 Irish black comedy crime film directed by John Crowley and written by Mark O'Rowe. It tells the story of John and Deirdre, a recently separated young couple, and people ...more
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Milla Jovovich, Nastassja Kinski, Sarah Polley
The Claim is a 2000 British Western/romance film directed by Michael Winterbottom. The screenplay by Frank Cottrell Boyce is loosely based on the novel The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy. ...more
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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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Sam Neill, Joan Allen, Shirley Henderson
Yes is a 2004 film written and directed by Sally Potter. It stars Joan Allen, Simon Abkarian, Samantha Bond, Sam Neill, Shirley Henderson, Raymond Waring, Stephanie Leonidas, and Sheila Hancock. ...more
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Amy Adams, Mark Strong, Frances McDormand
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day is a 2008 romantic comedy film directed by Bharat Nalluri. The screenplay by David Magee and Simon Beaufoy is based on the 1938 novel of the same name by Winifred ...more
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Neve Campbell, Danny Huston, Shirley Henderson
I Really Hate My Job is a 2007 British comedy film directed by Oliver Parker and starring Neve Campbell, Shirley Henderson, Alexandra Maria Lara, Anna Maxwell Martin, Oana Pellea, and Danny ...more
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Richard Armitage, Shirley Henderson, Roshan Seth
Frozen is a 2005 British film directed by Juliet McKoen. It features Shirley Henderson, Roshan Seth and Ger Ryan. Set in Fleetwood, on the Fylde coast, in North West England, it was filmed in ...more
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Michael Sheen, Anastasia Griffith, Shirley Henderson
Dirty Filthy Love is a British single television drama starring Michael Sheen as an architect living with obsessive-compulsive disorder and Tourette syndrome. Directed by Adrian Shergold, the ...more
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Stuart Townsend, Molly Parker, John Simm
Wonderland is a 1999 drama film about the lives of a London couple, their three adult daughters and absent son. Directed by Michael Winterbottom, the film stars Jack Shepherd, Kika Markham, ...more
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Allison Janney, Paul Reubens, Charlotte Rampling
Life During Wartime is a 2009 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Todd Solondz, which premiered at the 2009 Venice Film Festival. It is a direct, but loose sequel to his 1998 film ...more
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John Simm, Shirley Henderson, Johnny Lynch
Seven Days is a 2012 drama film written by Laurence Coriat and Michael Winterbottom and directed by Michael Winterbottom.