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The Best Stuart Townsend Movies

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

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

This is a list that features films like Summertime and Queen of the Damned.

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    Queen of the Damned

    Aaliyah, Lena Olin

    Released2002

    Directed byMichael Rymer

    Queen of the Damned is a 2002 vampire horror film and a loose adaptation of the third novel of Anne Rice's The Vampire Chronicles series, The Queen of the Damned, although the film contains many plot...  more

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    The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

    Sean Connery, Peta Wilson

    Released2003

    Directed byStephen Norrington

    The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, also promoted as LXG, is a 2003 superhero film loosely based on the first volume of the comic book series The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen by Alan Moore...  more

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    Æon Flux

    Charlize Theron, Frances McDormand

    Released2005

    Directed byKaryn Kusama

    Æon Flux is a 2005 American science fiction spy action film directed by Karyn Kusama. The film is a loose adaptation of the animated science fiction television series of the same name, which was...  more

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    Trapped

    Charlize Theron, Courtney Love

    Released2002

    Directed byLuis Mandoki

    edTrapped is a 2002 American-German crime thriller film starring Charlize Theron, Courtney Love, Stuart Townsend, Kevin Bacon, Dakota Fanning, and Pruitt Taylor Vince, and is directed by Luis...  more

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    About Adam

    Kate Hudson, Frances O'Connor

    Released2001

    Directed byGerard Stembridge

    About Adam is a 2000 British-American-Irish romantic comedy film written and directed by Gerard Stembridge. The screenplay focuses on the effect a seductive young man has on four siblings....  more
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    Chaos Theory

    Ryan Reynolds, Emily Mortimer

    Released2007

    Directed byMarcos Siega

    Chaos Theory is a 2008 comedy-drama film starring Ryan Reynolds, Emily Mortimer, and Stuart Townsend. The film was directed by Marcos Siega, written by Daniel Taplitz and Kathy Gori, and was shot in...  more
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    Shade

    Sylvester Stallone, Jamie Foxx

    Released2003

    Directed byDamian Nieman

    Shade is a 2003 neo-noir crime drama starring Stuart Townsend, Gabriel Byrne, Thandie Newton, Jamie Foxx, Roger Guenveur Smith, Melanie Griffith and Sylvester Stallone. The film follows a trio of...  more
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    Head in the Clouds

    Charlize Theron, Penélope Cruz

    Released2004

    Directed byJohn Duigan

    Head in the Clouds is a 2004 drama film written and directed by John Duigan. The original screenplay focuses on the choices young lovers must make as they find themselves surrounded by increasing...  more

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    Resurrection Man

    James Nesbitt, Stuart Townsend

    Released1998

    Directed byMarc Evans

    Resurrection Man is a 1998 film directed by Marc Evans....  more
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    The Best Man

    Amy Smart, Seth Green

    Released2005

    Directed byStefan Schwartz

    The Best Man is a 2005 film directed by Stefan Schwatz....  more
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    Wonderland

    Stuart Townsend, Molly Parker

    Released1999

    Directed byMichael Winterbottom

    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, Shirley...  more
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    Summertime

    Stuart Townsend, Jason O'Mara

    Released1995

    Directed byEve Morrison

    Summertime This drama short was written by Michael Ennis, directed by Eve Morrison, produced by Hilary McLoughlin and Storm Productions, and jointly financed by RTE and the Irish Film Board. It was...  more
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    Simon the Magician

    Ian Holm, Rutger Hauer

    Released1999

    Directed byBen Hopkins, Ildikó Enyedi

    Simon Magus is a 1999 British mystery film directed by Ben Hopkins. It was entered into the 49th Berlin International Film Festival....  more
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    Maggie Hill

    Stuart Townsend, Luke Mably

    Released2009

    Directed byStephen Hopkins

    Maggie Hill is a 2009 TV film directed by Stephen Hopkins....
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    The Wizards Hunter: The Hunt for Evangelion Crowley

    Kelly Hu, Maria Grazia Cucinotta

    Released2011

    Directed byNico Toffoli

    The Wizards Hunter: The Hunt for Evangelion Crowley is a 2011 drama, fantasy film written by Lorenzo de Luca and directed by Nico Toffoli....
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    23 Degrees, 5 Minutes

    John Hurt, Stuart Townsend

    Released2011

    Directed byDarragh O’Connell

    23 Degrees, 5 Minutes is a 2011 short animation film directed by Darragh O'Connell....
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    Trojan Eddie

    Richard Harris, Brendan Gleeson

    Released1997

    Directed byGillies MacKinnon

    Trojan Eddie is a 1997 drama film written by Billy Roche and directed by Gillies MacKinnon....  more
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    The Venice Project

    Steve Martin, Lauren Bacall

    Released1999

    Directed byRobert Dornhelm

    The Venice Project is a 1999 drama film directed by Robert Dornhelm. It stars Lauren Bacall and Dennis Hopper, and included a cameo appearance from Steve Martin....  more
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    Shooting Fish

    Kate Beckinsale, Peter Capaldi

    Released1997

    Directed byStefan Schwartz

    Shooting Fish is a 1997 British film co-written by Richard Holmes and Stefan Schwartz. Holmes produced and Schwartz directed. It co-starred Dan Futterman and Stuart Townsend as two con men with Kate...  more
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    Mauvaise passe

    Ben Whishaw, Stuart Townsend