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Film The Most Underrated Actors  

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 These 100 actors are actors we have probably all have seen, yet have no idea who their names are or don't get enough credit.

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281 58
Gary Oldman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman Begins

2
213 58
Alan Rickman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Die Hard, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

3
182 53
Cillian Murphy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Batman Begins

4
174 55
Willem Dafoe is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Finding Nemo, Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2

5
167 56
Sam Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Iron Man 2, The Green Mile, Galaxy Quest

6
130 39
Mads Mikkelsen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Casino Royale, Clash of the Titans, King Arthur

7
126 40
J.K. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man 3

8
127 41
Tim Roth is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Dogs, The Incredible Hulk

9
131 45
Sean Bean is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

10
132 46
Hugo Weaving is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Matrix, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

11
140 51
Giovanni Ribisi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Saving Private Ryan, Avatar, Lost in Translation

12
104 33
John Hurt is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Alien, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2

13
123 46
Stanley Tucci is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1, Captain America: The First Avenger

14
125 53
Idris Elba is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Thor, Thor: The Dark World, Prometheus

15
82 27
Brendan Gleeson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Braveheart, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Gangs of New York

16
94 37
Andy Serkis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

17
85 32
John Turturro is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Big Lebowski, Raging Bull, Transformers

18
107 48
William H. Macy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Fargo, Boogie Nights, Magnolia

19
90 42
Sam Elliott is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Big Lebowski, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Ghost Rider

20
87 41
Paul Giamatti is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Saving Private Ryan, Planet of the Apes, The Truman Show

21
65 26
Bill Nighy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Shaun of the Dead, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, Hot Fuzz

22
90 46
Robert Carlyle is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Trainspotting, The Full Monty, 28 Weeks Later

23
87 44
William Fichtner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Dark Knight, Heat, Armageddon

24
125 74
Benedict Cumberbatch is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Star Trek Into Darkness, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, 12 Years a Slave

25
64 28
Michael Shannon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Groundhog Day, Man of Steel, Pearl Harbor

26
76 40
Paul Bettany is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Avengers, Iron Man, Iron Man 3

27
58 26
David Thewlis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Big Lebowski, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2

28
69 38
Liev Schreiber is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Scream, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Scream 2

29
59 30
Charles Dance is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Alien 3, Underworld: Awakening, For Your Eyes Only

30
77 47
Norman Reedus is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Blade II, American Gangster, The Boondock Saints

31
64 38
Gabriel Byrne is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Usual Suspects, Excalibur, Enemy of the State

32
59 34
James Cromwell is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Spider-Man 3, The Green Mile, Babe

33
68 42
Jason Isaacs is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Good, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

34
47 25
Chiwetel Ejiofor is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Children of Men, Love Actually, American Gangster

35
56 33
Brian Cox is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Braveheart, X-Men 2, The Bourne Identity

36
51 31
Max von Sydow is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Exorcist, Ghostbusters II, Shutter Island

37
49 30
Michael Sheen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Gladiator, Alice in Wonderland, Underworld

38
47 29
Christopher Plummer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Up, The Sound of Music, 12 Monkeys

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54 36
Barry Pepper is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Saving Private Ryan, The Green Mile, True Grit

40
61 43
Eric Bana is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Finding Nemo, Star Trek, Black Hawk Down

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39 23
Michael Rooker is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Guardians of the Galaxy, JFK, Mallrats

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45 29
Mark Strong is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Good, Kick-Ass, Green Lantern

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45 29
Jim Broadbent is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Gangs of New York, Brazil, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

44
43 29
Pete Postlethwaite is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Inception, The Usual Suspects, The Last of the Mohicans

45
54 41
Joe Pantoliano is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Goonies, Memento, The Fugitive

46
44 34
Alan Cumming is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
X-Men 2, Eyes Wide Shut, GoldenEye

47
43 34
Damian Lewis is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Your Highness, Dreamcatcher, The Escapist

48
31 22
Michael Gambon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

49
38 30
William Hurt is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
The Incredible Hulk, A.I. Artificial Intelligence, Dark City

50
38 30
Iain Glen is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Underrated Actors
Resident Evil: Retribution, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, Resident Evil: Apocalypse