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The Best Vera Farmiga Movies  

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

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List below includes Orphan, Down to the Bone and more films.

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Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson, Alec Baldwin
The Departed is a 2006 American crime drama film directed by Martin Scorsese, and a remake of the 2002 Hong Kong film Infernal Affairs. Irish Mob boss Francis "Frank" Costello (Jack ...more
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Asa Butterfield, Jack Scanlon, Vera Farmiga
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (released as The Boy in the Striped Pajamas) is a 2008 British historical-drama film directed by Mark Heyman, based on the novel by John Boyne. During World War ...more
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Orphan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Vera Farmiga Movies
Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Margo Martindale
Orphan is a 2009 American psychological thriller film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra. It stars Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard and Isabelle Fuhrman. The film centers on a couple who adopt a ...more
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George Clooney, Anna Kendrick, Zach Galifianakis
Up in the Air is a 2009 American comedy-drama film directed by Jason Reitman and co-written by Reitman and Sheldon Turner. It is a film adaptation of the 2001 novel of the same name, written by ...more
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Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga
Source Code is a 2011 science fiction film directed by Duncan Jones, written by Ben Ripley, and starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga, and Jeffrey Wright. The film had its ...more
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Vera Farmiga, Taissa Farmiga, John Hawkes
Higher Ground is a 2011 American drama film directed by Vera Farmiga in her directorial debut. Farmiga also stars in the film alongside Joshua Leonard, John Hawkes, Donna Murphy and Norbert Leo ...more
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Paul Walker, Elizabeth Mitchell, Vera Farmiga
Running Scared is a 2006 American thriller film, written and directed by Wayne Kramer, and starring Paul Walker, Cameron Bright and Vera Farmiga. It was released in the United States on February ...more
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Kate Beckinsale, Angela Bassett, Vera Farmiga
Nothing but the Truth is a 2008 American drama film written and directed by Rod Lurie. According to comments made by Lurie in The Truth Hurts, a bonus feature on the DVD release, his inspiration ...more
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Iron Jawed Angels is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Vera Farmiga Movies
Hilary Swank, Patrick Dempsey, Vera Farmiga
Iron Jawed Angels is a 2004 American historical drama film. It was directed by Katja von Garnier and starred Hilary Swank as suffragist leader Alice Paul, Frances O'Connor as activist Lucy ...more
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Vera Farmiga, Nick Stahl, Pablo Schreiber
Quid Pro Quo is a 2008 American drama thriller film written and directed by Carlos Brooks and starring Nick Stahl and Vera Farmiga. The film is about a semi-paralyzed radio reporter who ...more
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Goats Keri Russell, David Duchovny, Vera Farmiga
Goats is a 2012 Adventure drama comedy film directed by Christopher Neil and written by Mark Poirier based on his novel, Goats. The film stars Graham Phillips, David Duchovny, Vera Farmiga and ...more
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Denzel Washington, Ryan Reynolds, Vera Farmiga
Safe House is a 2012 American action thriller film directed by Daniel Espinosa, starring Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds. It was released on February 10, 2012, in North America by Universal ...more
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John Malkovich, Vera Farmiga, Daniel Brühl
In Transit is a 2008 Russian-British drama film based on the true story of German prisoners of war in a Soviet work camp after World War II. The film was directed by Tom Roberts, and stars ...more
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Winona Ryder, Richard Gere, Rachel Nichols
Autumn in New York is a 2000 American romantic drama film directed by Joan Chen and starring Richard Gere, Winona Ryder, and Anthony LaPaglia. Written by Allison Burnett, the film is about a ...more
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Breaking and Entering is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Vera Farmiga Movies
Jude Law, Robin Wright, Vera Farmiga
Breaking and Entering is a 2006 romantic crime drama directed by Anthony Minghella and starring Jude Law, Juliette Binoche, and Robin Wright Penn. The film was written by Minghella, his first ...more
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Vera Farmiga, Hugh Dillon, Caridad de la Luz
Down to the Bone is a 2004 American independent drama film, directed by Debra Granik and written by Granik and Richard Lieske. It stars Vera Farmiga, who received a Best Actress Award from the ...more
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Vera Farmiga, Sam Rockwell, Michael McKean
Joshua is a 2007 American psychological drama-thriller film about an affluent young Manhattan family and how they are torn apart by the increasingly sadistic behavior of their disturbed son, ...more
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Keanu Reeves, James Caan, Vera Farmiga
"After serving three years in prison for a bank robbery he did not commit, an amiable but aimless man decides to rob the bank for real. His plan involves infiltrating a local theatre ...more
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Meryl Streep, Liev Schreiber, Vera Farmiga
The Manchurian Candidate is a 2004 American thriller film directed by Jonathan Demme. The film, based on Richard Condon's 1959 novel of the same name and a re-imagining of the previous 1962 ...more
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Vera Farmiga, John Pisano, Marceline Hugot
Never Forever is a 2007 South Korean-American romantic drama film written and directed by Gina Kim. The film was critically acclaimed when it was first screened at the 2007 Sundance Film ...more
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Milla Jovovich, Vera Farmiga, Adrien Brody
Dummy is a 2002 comedy-drama film written and directed by Greg Pritikin. It stars Adrien Brody, Milla Jovovich, Illeana Douglas, Vera Farmiga and Jared Harris. The film had its premiere on ...more
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Charlize Theron, Robert De Niro, Kelsey Grammer
15 Minutes is a 2001 American thriller film starring Robert De Niro and Edward Burns. Its story revolves around a detective and a fire marshal who team up to stop a pair of Eastern European ...more
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Joaquin Phoenix, Vince Vaughn, Jada Pinkett Smith
Return to Paradise is a 1998 drama-thriller film directed by Joseph Ruben, written by Wesley Strick and Bruce Robinson, and starring Vince Vaughn, Anne Heche and Joaquin Phoenix. Return to ...more
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Ian McKellen, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange
Neverwas is a 2005 Canadian-American fantasy drama film written and directed by Joshua Michael Stern in his directorial debut. It stars Ian McKellen, Aaron Eckhart, Brittany Murphy and Nick ...more
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Jennifer Garner, Vera Farmiga, Justin Chambers
Adaptation of the novel ""For the Roses"" by Julie Garwood. A group of New York orphans adopt an abandoned baby and go West, where their charge grows up to be a headstrong ...more