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The Best Tim Roth Movies 

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"I love you, Pumpkin." "I love you, Honey Bunny." This is a list of the best Tim Roth movies, ranked best to worst. The English actor and director was first nominated for a BAFTA Award for The Hit in 1984, but became internationally recognized following his appearances in Quentin Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs, Pulp Fiction, and Four Rooms. Tim Roth'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 Tim Roth movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Tim Roth movies will be at the top of the list. Tim Roth has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Tim Roth movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Tim Roth films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

Items here include everything from Planet of the Apes to The Last Sign.

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

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Reservoir Dogs is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tim Roth Movies
Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

Released: 1992

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Reservoir Dogs is a 1992 American ensemble crime film that depicts the events before and after a botched diamond heist. The film was the debut of director and writer Quentin Tarantino, and stars ...more

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Tim Roth, Bill Nunn, Pruitt Taylor Vince

Released: 1998

Directed by: Giuseppe Tornatore

The Legend of 1900 is a 1998 Italian drama film directed by Giuseppe Tornatore and starring Tim Roth, Pruitt Taylor Vince and Mélanie Thierry. It was Tornatore's first English-language ...more
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Pulp Fiction is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tim Roth Movies
John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

Released: 1994

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino. The lives of two mob hitmen (Samuel L. Jackson and John Travolta), a boxer (Bruce Willis), a gangster's wife (Uma ...more

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Madonna, Salma Hayek, Bruce Willis

Released: 1995

Directed by: Alexandre Rockwell, Quentin Tarantino, Allison Anders, Robert Rodriguez

Four Rooms is a 1995 anthology comedy film directed by Allison Anders, Alexandre Rockwell, Robert Rodriguez, and Quentin Tarantino, each directing one segment of the film that in its entirety is ...more

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Tim Roth, Cillian Murphy, Lily James

Released: 2012

Directed by: Rufus Norris

Broken is a 2012 British coming-of-age drama film directed by Rufus Norris starring Eloise Laurence and Tim Roth. The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May 2012. It is based on the ...more
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Lucy Liu, Tupac Shakur, Thandie Newton

Released: 1997

Directed by: Vondie Curtis-Hall

Gridlock'd is a 1997 comedy-drama film starring Tupac Shakur, Tim Roth, and Thandie Newton. It was the directorial debut of Vondie Curtis-Hall, who also wrote the story and screenplay, and had a ...more
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Gary Oldman, Tim Roth, Richard Dreyfuss

Released: 1990

Directed by: Tom Stoppard

This film is a 1990 comedy-drama film written and directed by Tom Stoppard based on his play of the same name. Like the play, the film depicts two minor characters from William Shakespeare's ...more

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Tim Roth, Bill Stewart, Sean Chapman

Released: 1982

Directed by: Alan Clarke

Made in Britain is a 1983 British television play written by David Leland, and directed by Alan Clarke, about a 16-year-old racist skinhead named Trevor, and his constant confrontations with ...more
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Mark Strong, Tim Roth, Julia Ormond

Released: 1994

Directed by: Angela Pope

Captives is a 1994 British romantic crime drama film directed by Angela Pope and written by Dublin screenwriter Frank Deasy. It stars Julia Ormond, Tim Roth and Keith Allen. The picture was ...more
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No Way Home Tim Roth, Deborah Kara Unger, James Russo

Released: 1997

Directed by: Buddy Giovinazzo

No Way Home is a 1996 film written and directed by Buddy Giovinazzo.
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Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange, John Hurt

Released: 1995

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

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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John Hurt, Tim Roth, Terence Stamp

Released: 1984

Directed by: Stephen Frears

The Hit is a 1984 British road crime film directed by Stephen Frears and starring John Hurt, Terence Stamp and Tim Roth. The Hit was Stamp's first starring role in over a decade and Roth won an ...more
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Tim Roth, Paul Rhys, Adrian Brine

Released: 1990

Directed by: Robert Altman

Vincent & Theo is a 1990 biographical drama film directed by Robert Altman, starring Tim Roth and Paul Rhys. The movie is an exploration of the relationship between Vincent van Gogh and his ...more
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The Incredible Hulk is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Tim Roth Movies
Robert Downey Jr., Liv Tyler, Edward Norton

Released: 2008

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

The Incredible Hulk is a 2008 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character the Hulk, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Universal Pictures. It is the second ...more

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Matt Damon, Tim Roth, Alexandra Lara

Released: 2007

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

Youth Without Youth is a 2007 fantasy drama film written and directed by Francis Ford Coppola, based on the novella of the same name by Romanian author Mircea Eliade. It was the first film that ...more

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Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh

Released: 2015

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

The Hateful Eight is a 2015 American Western film directed by Quentin Tarantino. In a Wyoming winter, a bounty hunter (Kurt Russell) and his prisoner (Jennifer Jason Leigh) find shelter in a ...more

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Arbitrage Susan Sarandon, Richard Gere, Laetitia Casta

Released: 2012

Directed by: Nicholas Jarecki

Arbitrage is a 2012 American thriller drama film directed by Nicholas Jarecki and starring Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Tim Roth, and Brit Marling. Filming began in April 2011 in New York City. ...more

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Uma Thurman, Tim Roth, Gérard Depardieu

Released: 2000

Directed by: Roland Joffé

Vatel is a 2000 English-language film based on the life of 17th-century French chef François Vatel, directed by Roland Joffé, translated by Tom Stoppard, and starring Gérard ...more
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Murder in the Heartland Renée Zellweger, Tim Roth, Randy Quaid

Released: 1993

Directed by: Robert Markowitz

17 robberies... 11 murders... 6 states... 2 lovers... 1 camera... A film crew sets out to find answers to the worst crime spree in years, and uncovers a secret they never dreamed - the ...more
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Samuel L. Jackson, Tim Roth, Danitra Vance

Released: 1992

Directed by: Jeff Stanzler

Jumpin' At The Boneyard is a 1992 drama film directed by Jeff Stanzler.
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Gary Oldman, Alfred Molina, Tim Roth

Released: 1984

Directed by: Mike Leigh

Meantime is a 1983 made for television comedy drama film directed by Mike Leigh, produced by Central Television for Channel 4. It was shown in 1983 at the London Film Festival and on Channel 4 ...more
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Edward Furlong, Tim Roth, Vanessa Redgrave

Released: 1994

Directed by: James Gray

Little Odessa is an American crime film released in 1995 by James Gray, in his directorial debut, featuring Tim Roth, Edward Furlong, Moira Kelly and Vanessa Redgrave. The film earned a Silver ...more
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Renée Zellweger, Tim Roth, Ellen Burstyn

Released: 1997

Directed by: Josh Pate, Jonas Pate

Deceiver is a 1997 murder mystery film. It won Best Cinematography and Best Screenplay at the 1997 Stockholm Film Festival, and the Special Jury Prize at the 1998 Cognac Police Film Festival.
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Kelsey Grammer, Kim Basinger, Danny DeVito

Released: 2007

Directed by: Mark Rydell

Even Money is a 2006 American crime film. The story concerns three strangers who are addicted to gambling and how their lives come to be intertwined. They are a novelist who struggles to write ...more
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Bodies, Rest & Motion Tim Roth, Alicia Witt, Bridget Fonda

Released: 1993

Directed by: Michael Steinberg

Bodies, Rest & Motion is a 1993 American drama film written by Roger Hedden based on his play, and directed by Michael Steinberg. The film stars Phoebe Cates, Bridget Fonda, Tim Roth, and ...more