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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
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    Reservoir Dogs

    Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi

    Released1992

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

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    Rob Roy
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    Rob Roy

    Liam Neeson, Jessica Lange

    Released1995

    Directed byMichael Caton-Jones

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    The Incredible Hulk
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    The Incredible Hulk

    Robert Downey Jr., Liv Tyler

    Released2008

    Directed byLouis Leterrier

    The Incredible Hulk is a 2008 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    Broken
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    Broken

    Tim Roth, Cillian Murphy

    Released2012

    Directed byRufus Norris

    Broken is a 2012 British coming-of-age drama film directed by Rufus Norris starring Eloise... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Pulp Fiction
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    Pulp Fiction

    John Travolta, Bruce Willis

    Released1994

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

    Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino. The lives of two mob... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    The Hit
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    The Hit

    John Hurt, Tim Roth

    Released1984

    Directed byStephen Frears

    The Hit is a 1984 British road crime film directed by Stephen Frears and starring John Hurt,... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Arbitrage
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    Arbitrage

    Susan Sarandon, Richard Gere

    Released2012

    Directed byNicholas Jarecki

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  • 8
    Murder in the Heartland
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    Murder in the Heartland

    Renée Zellweger, Tim Roth

    Released1993

    Directed byRobert Markowitz

    17 robberies... 11 murders... 6 states... 2 lovers... 1 camera... A film crew sets out to find... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    The Legend of 1900
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    The Legend of 1900

    Tim Roth, Bill Nunn

    Released1998

    Directed byGiuseppe Tornatore

    The Legend of 1900 is a 1998 Italian drama film directed by Giuseppe Tornatore and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Four Rooms
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    Four Rooms

    Madonna, Salma Hayek

    Released1995

    Directed byAlexandre Rockwell, Quentin Tarantino, Allison Anders, Robert Rodriguez

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    Even Money
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    Even Money

    Kelsey Grammer, Kim Basinger

    Released2007

    Directed byMark Rydell

    Even Money is a 2006 American crime film. The story concerns three strangers who are addicted... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Deceiver
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    Deceiver

    Renée Zellweger, Tim Roth

    Released1997

    Directed byJosh Pate, Jonas Pate

    Deceiver is a 1997 murder mystery film. It won Best Cinematography and Best Screenplay at the... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    The Last Sign
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    6

    The Last Sign

    Andie MacDowell, Tim Roth

    Released2004

    Directed byDouglas Law

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  • 14
    Youth Without Youth
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    Youth Without Youth

    Matt Damon, Tim Roth

    Released2007

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

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    The Hateful Eight
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    The Hateful Eight

    Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell

    Released2015

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

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  • 16
    The Aftermath
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    The Aftermath

    Tim Roth, Toni Collette

    Released2006

    Directed byBharat Nalluri

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  • 17
    A World Apart
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    A World Apart

    Tim Roth, Barbara Hershey

    Released1988

    Directed byChris Menges

    A World Apart is a 1988 anti-Apartheid drama, written by Shawn Slovo and directed by Chris... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Invincible
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    Invincible

    Tim Roth, Werner Herzog

    Released2001

    Directed byWerner Herzog

    Invincible is a 2001 drama film written and directed by Werner Herzog. The film stars Tim... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Little Odessa
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    Little Odessa

    Edward Furlong, Tim Roth

    Released1994

    Directed byJames Gray

    Little Odessa is an American crime film released in 1995 by James Gray, in his directorial... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Dark Water
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    Dark Water

    Jennifer Connelly, Tim Roth

    Released2005

    Directed byWalter Salles

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  • 21
    Vatel
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    Vatel

    Uma Thurman, Tim Roth

    Released2000

    Directed byRoland Joffé

    Vatel is a 2000 English-language film based on the life of 17th-century French chef François... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Gridlock'd
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    Gridlock'd

    Lucy Liu, Tupac Shakur

    Released1997

    Directed byVondie Curtis-Hall

    Gridlock'd is a 1997 comedy-drama film starring Tupac Shakur, Tim Roth, and Thandie Newton. It... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Hoodlum
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    Hoodlum

    Queen Latifah, Tim Roth

    Released1997

    Directed byBill Duke

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    Everyone Says I Love You
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    Everyone Says I Love You

    Natalie Portman, Julia Roberts

    Released1996

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Everyone Says I Love You is a 1996 American musical comedy film written and directed by Woody... more on Wikipedia

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    Selma
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    Selma

    Oprah Winfrey, Common

    Released2014

    Directed byAva DuVernay

    Selma is a 2014 historical drama film directed by Ava DuVernay and written by Paul Webb. It is... more on Wikipedia

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