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The Best Tilda Swinton Movies

Updated September 24, 2019 1.2k votes 276 voters 25.6k views46 items

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

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

Examples include Wittgenstein and We Need to Talk about Kevin.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Tilda Swinton movies?" and "What are the greatest Tilda Swinton roles of all time?"

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    We Need to Talk About Kevin

    Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly
    We Need to Talk About Kevin is a 2011 British-American psychological thriller film directed by...  more

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    Constantine

    Rachel Weisz, Keanu Reeves
    Constantine is a 2005 American supernatural action-thriller film directed by Francis Lawrence...  more

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    Adaptation

    Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep
    Adaptation is a 2002 American comedy-drama metafilm directed by Spike Jonze and written by...  more

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    Suspiria

    Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton
    Suspiria is a 2018 horror film directed by Luca Guadagnino, and a remake of the 1977 film. A...  more

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    The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is a 2005 fantasy adventure...  more

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    Orlando

    Tilda Swinton, Billy Zane
    Orlando is a 1992 drama romance film written by Sally Potter and Virginia Woolf and directed...  more

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    Only Lovers Left Alive

    Tom Hiddleston, John Hurt
    Only Lovers Left Alive is a 2013 vampire film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch, and...  more
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    Deep Water

    Tilda Swinton, Simon Russell Beale
    Deep Water is a documentary film, directed by Jerry Rothwell and Louise Osmond, produced by...  more
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    The Deep End

    Tilda Swinton, Josh Lucas
    The Deep End is a 2001 film written and directed by David Siegel and Scott McGehee. It stars...  more
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    I Am Love

    Tilda Swinton, Marisa Berenson
    I Am Love is a 2009 Italian film directed by Luca Guadagnino set around 2000 in Milan. The...  more
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    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

    Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett
    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button is a 2008 American romantic fantasy drama film directed by...  more

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    The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian is a 2008 epic fantasy film based on Prince Caspian,...  more

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    The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is a 2010 fantasy-adventure film...  more

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    Doctor Strange

    Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor
    Doctor Strange is a 2016 American superhero film directed by Scott Derrickson, based on the...  more

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    Michael Clayton

    George Clooney, Tilda Swinton
    Michael Clayton is a 2007 American legal thriller film written and directed by Tony Gilroy,...  more

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    Aria

    Elizabeth Hurley, John Hurt
    Aria is a 1987 British anthology film produced by Don Boyd from Virgin Group's visual section...  more
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    Teknolust

    Tilda Swinton, Karen Black
    Anxious to use artificial life to improve the world, Rosetta Stone, a bio-geneticist creates a...  more

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    Thumbsucker

    Keanu Reeves, Vince Vaughn
    Thumbsucker is a 2005 American independent comedy-drama film directed by Mike Mills and...  more

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    Edward II

    Tilda Swinton, Annie Lennox
    Edward II is a 1991 film directed by Derek Jarman, starring Steven Waddington, Tilda Swinton...  more
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    Wittgenstein

    Tilda Swinton, Michael Gough
    Wittgenstein is a 1993 film by the English director Derek Jarman. It is loosely based on the...  more
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    Conceiving Ada

    Tilda Swinton, Karen Black
    Emmy Coer, a computer genius, devises a method of communicating with the past by tapping into...  more
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    Broken Flowers

    Sharon Stone, Bill Murray
    Broken Flowers is a 2005 French-American comedy-drama film written and directed by Jim...  more

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    The Souvenir

    Honor Swinton Byrne, Tom Burke
    The Souvenir is a 2019 American-British drama film, written and directed by Joanna Hogg. A...  more
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    Julia

    Tilda Swinton, Kate del Castillo
    Julia is a 2008 French crime drama film, directed by Erick Zonca, starring Tilda Swinton. It...  more
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    Moonrise Kingdom

    Bruce Willis, Bill Murray
    Moonrise Kingdom is a 2012 American film directed by Wes Anderson, written by Anderson and...  more

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