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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different films, including Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief and Kill Bill Volume 1.

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

Quentin Tarantino and Joel Schumacher are among those who have directed Uma Thurman at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. If you're a fan of Uma Thurman, then check out our lists of the best Winona Ryder and Sharon Stone movies as well.

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Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Quentin Tarantino Kill Bill: Volume 1 is a 2003 American martial arts film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. the Bride, who swears revenge on a team of bad guys and their leader Bill after they try to ...more

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Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Samuel L. Jackson Kill Bill Volume 2 is a 2004 martial arts action film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. It is the second of two volumes that were released several months apart. It was originally ...more

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Pulp Fiction is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Uma Thurman Movies
John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American black comedy thriller film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino, from a story by Tarantino and Roger Avary. The film is known for its eclectic dialogue, ...more

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Uma Thurman, Jude Law, Ethan Hawke Gattaca is a 1997 American science fiction film written and directed by Andrew Niccol. It stars Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman, with Jude Law, Loren Dean, Ernest Borgnine, Gore Vidal, and Alan ...more

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Natalie Portman, Uma Thurman, Rosie O'Donnell Beautiful Girls is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Ted Demme from a screenplay written by Scott Rosenberg, starring Matt Dillon, Lauren Holly, Timothy Hutton, Rosie ...more

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Uma Thurman, Juliette Lewis, Justin Chambers Hysterical Blindness is a TV movie made for HBO, directed by Mira Nair and starring Gena Rowlands, Uma Thurman, Juliette Lewis and Ben Gazzara. The movie premiered on HBO on August 21, 2002 to ...more

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Uma Thurman, John Malkovich, Andy Garcia Jennifer 8 is a 1992 American mystery film written and directed by Bruce Robinson and starring Andy García, Uma Thurman, and John Malkovich.

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Uma Thurman, Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard Tape is a 2001 American camcorder drama film directed by Richard Linklater and written by Stephen Belber, based on his play of the same name. It stars Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard, and Uma ...more

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Uma Thurman, Heather Graham, Keanu Reeves Even Cowgirls Get the Blues is a 1993 American comedy-drama-romance film based on Tom Robbins' 1976 novel of the same name. The film was directed by Gus Van Sant and starred an ensemble cast led ...more

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Uma Thurman, Jamie Foxx, Janeane Garofalo The Truth About Cats & Dogs is a 1996 American romantic comedy film directed by directed by Michael Lehmann and starring Janeane Garofalo, Uma Thurman, Ben Chaplin and Jamie Foxx. It was ...more

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Michelle Pfeiffer, Uma Thurman, Keanu Reeves Dangerous Liaisons is a 1988 historical drama film based upon Christopher Hampton's play Les liaisons dangereuses, which in turn was a theatrical adaptation of the 18th-century French novel Les ...more

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Uma Thurman, Tim Roth, Gérard Depardieu 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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Uma Thurman, Claire Danes, Liam Neeson Les Misérables is a 1998 film adaptation of Victor Hugo's 1862 novel of the same name, directed by Bille August. It stars Liam Neeson, Geoffrey Rush, Uma Thurman, and Claire Danes. As in ...more

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Uma Thurman, Sean Penn, Woody Allen Sweet and Lowdown is a 1999 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen. The film tells the story, set in the 1930s, of a fictional jazz guitarist named Emmet Ray who regards ...more

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Uma Thurman, Anna Faris, Wanda Sykes My Super Ex-Girlfriend is a 2006 American romantic comedy superhero film, directed by Ivan Reitman and starring Uma Thurman, Luke Wilson, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson and Wanda Sykes.

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Batman & Robin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Uma Thurman Movies
Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney, Uma Thurman Batman & Robin is a 1997 American superhero film based on the DC Comics character Batman. It is the fourth and final installment of Warner Bros.' initial Batman film series. The film was ...more

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Uma Thurman, Will Ferrell, Matthew Broderick The Producers is a 2005 American musical-comedy film directed by Susan Stroman. The film stars Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick, Uma Thurman, Will Ferrell, Gary Beach, Roger Bart and Jon Lovitz. ...more

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Percy Jackson & the Olympians:... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Uma Thurman Movies
Uma Thurman, Pierce Brosnan, Rosario Dawson This film is a 2010 fantasy adventure film directed by Chris Columbus.

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Uma Thurman, Colin Firth, Isabella Rossellini The Accidental Husband is a 2008 American romantic comedy film directed by Griffin Dunne, and starring Uma Thurman, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Colin Firth, Isabella Rossellini, and Sam Shepard. The ...more

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Uma Thurman, Robin Williams, Sting The Adventures of Baron Munchausen is a 1988 British adventure fantasy comedy film co-written and directed by Terry Gilliam, starring John Neville, Sarah Polley, Eric Idle, Jonathan Pryce, ...more

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Meryl Streep, Uma Thurman, Mini Andén Prime is a 2005 American romantic comedy film starring Uma Thurman, Meryl Streep and Bryan Greenberg. It was written and directed by Ben Younger. The film grossed $67,937,503 worldwide.

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Uma Thurman, Kim Basinger, Richard Gere Final Analysis is a 1992 American neo-noir drama directed by Phil Joanou and written by Wesley Strick. It stars Richard Gere, Kim Basinger, Uma Thurman, Eric Roberts and Keith David. The ...more

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Uma Thurman, Daryl Hannah, Julie Dreyfus Kill Bill: Vol. 3 is a 2014 action film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino.

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Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, Bill Murray Mad Dog and Glory is a 1993 American comedy-drama film directed by John McNaughton and starring Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, and Bill Murray.

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Kate Beckinsale, Uma Thurman, Nick Nolte The Golden Bowl is a 2000 drama film directed by James Ivory. The screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala is based on the 1904 novel of the same name by Henry James, who considered the work his ...more

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Ben Affleck, Uma Thurman, Paul Giamatti Paycheck is a 2003 sci-fi thriller film based on the short story of the same name by science fiction writer Philip K. Dick. The film was directed by John Woo and stars Ben Affleck, Uma Thurman ...more

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Robert Downey Jr., Uma Thurman, Jennifer Tilly Johnny Be Good is a 1988 American comedy film directed by Bud Smith, starring Anthony Michael Hall as the main character, Johnny Walker. The film also features Robert Downey Jr., Steve James, ...more

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Uma Thurman, Jodie Foster, Minnie Driver Motherhood is a 2009 independent comedy-drama film written and directed by Katherine Dieckmann and starring Uma Thurman.

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Uma Thurman, David Morrissey, Edward Fox Robin Hood is a 1991 British adventure film directed by John Irvin and starring Patrick Bergin and Uma Thurman. In the US, the film appeared as a television film on the Fox network. It was ...more

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Uma Thurman, Robert Pattinson, Kristin Scott Thomas This drama is based on the short story, Bel Ami by Guy de Maupassant is scheduled to begin filming in Budapest in February 2010 for a planned 2011 release. The fim will be directed by Declan ...more

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Jessica Biel, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Uma Thurman Playing for Keeps is a 2012 American romantic comedy film directed by Gabriele Muccino, starring Gerard Butler with Jessica Biel, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Dennis Quaid, Uma Thurman and Judy Greer ...more

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Uma Thurman, Evan Rachel Wood, Eva Amurri The Life Before Her Eyes is a 2007 American thriller film directed by Vadim Perelman. The screenplay was adapted by Emil Stern from the Laura Kasischke novel of the same name. The film stars Uma ...more

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Jōji Yanami, Yoshiko Sakakibara, Ichirō Nagai Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind is a 1984 Japanese animated post-apocalyptic fantasy adventure film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki, based on his own 1982 manga of the same name. ...more

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Uma Thurman, Christopher Plummer, Crispin Glover Where the Heart Is is a 1990 American romantic comedy film directed by John Boorman, and starring Dabney Coleman and Uma Thurman.

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Salma Hayek, Blake Lively, John Travolta Savages is a 2012 American crime thriller film directed by Oliver Stone. It is based on the novel of the same name by Don Winslow. The screenplay was written by Shane Salerno, Winslow and Stone. ...more

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Duke of Groove Uma Thurman, Kiefer Sutherland, Tobey Maguire Duke of Groove is a 1996 short film directed by Griffin Dunne.

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Foolproof Uma Thurman Foolproof is a 2012 thriller film.

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John Travolta, Dwayne Johnson, Uma Thurman Be Cool is a 2005 American crime-comedy film adapted from Elmore Leonard's 1999 novel of the same name and the sequel to Leonard's 1990 novel Get Shorty about mobster Chili Palmer's entrance ...more

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A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa Uma Thurman, Jane Krakowski, Madison Pettis The Muppets mistakenly intercepting three letters sent by children to Santa Claus and their attempts to fix the problems created by their mishap.

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Mission Zero Uma Thurman, Zoran Radanovich, Gilbert B. Combs Mission Zero is a 2007 short, action, thriller and science fiction film written by Sofia Ambrosini, Sergio Rodriguez and Stefano Volpi and directed by Kathryn Bigelow.

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Eloise in Paris is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Uma Thurman Movies
Eloise in Paris Uma Thurman An upcoming film production of the 1950's book of the same name.

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Uma Thurman, Vanessa Redgrave, Edward Fox A Month by the Lake is a 1995 romantic comedy starring Vanessa Redgrave, Edward Fox and Uma Thurman. It is directed by John Irvin and is based on the novel by H.E. Bates.

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Uma Thurman, Rebecca Mader, Lee Pace Ceremony is a 2010 comedy film directed by Max Winkler. "What to do when the woman of your dreams, Uma Thurman’s Zoe, is about to get married to another guy? According to Sam (a ...more

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Uma Thurman, Rosario Dawson, Ethan Hawke Chelsea Walls is a 2001 independent film directed by Ethan Hawke and released by Lions Gate Entertainment. It stars Kris Kristofferson, Uma Thurman, Rosario Dawson, and Robert Sean Leonard among ...more

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Uma Thurman, Sean Connery, Ralph Fiennes The Avengers is a 1998 American action spy film adaptation of the British television series of the same name from the 1960s. The film was directed by Jeremiah Chechik. It stars Ralph Fiennes and ...more

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Movie 43 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Uma Thurman Movies
Emma Stone, Halle Berry, Kristen Bell Movie 43, previously Untitled Comedy, is an upcoming comedy film written by Rocky Russo, Jeremy Sosenko and Patrik Forsberg. The film will feature segments directed by Patrik Forsberg and Peter ...more

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Uma Thurman, Steve Buscemi, Annabelle Gurwitch Kiss Daddy Goodnight is a 1987 American neo-noir psychological thriller film directed by Peter Ily Huemer. It stars Uma Thurman in her film debut, and Steve Buscemi in a small role.

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Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Ben Whishaw The Danish Girl is a 2015 romantic drama film directed by Tom Hooper, and loosely inspired by the lives of Danish painters Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili (Eddie Redmayne) and Gerda's (Alicia ...more

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Uma Thurman, Julianne Moore, Arsenio Hall The Naked Brothers Band is an American musical comedy film written and directed by Polly Draper which stars her sons, Nat Wolff and Alex Wolff, who portray members of a fictional rock group. It ...more