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List of Hugh Grant Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

2. The Remains of the Day (1993)
12
2
The Remains of the Day
PG
12
2

In pre-WWII Britain, James Stevens is a rigidly duty-bound head butler at Lord Darlington’s mansion. Hired as a housekeeper, efficient Miss Kenton tries to challenge his façade, but their developing feelings get buried under wall of Stevens’ strict decorum. As the self-sacrificing butler realizes his master’s pro-Nazi inclinations his unequivocal loyalty is shaken, which he admits to Kenton when they re-unite years later.

As:
Cast
Director:
James Ivory
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
4. Sense and Sensibility (1995)
12
2
Sense and Sensibility
PG
12
2

Based on Jane Austen’s epic novel of the same name, Sense and Sensibility narrates the story of Mrs. Dashwood and her three daughters. After the demise of Mr. Dashwood, she has to leave the house to her stepson and begin a new life with her daughters in a small cottage. All ends well when her two daughters, Elinor, who symbolizes sense, and Maranne, who represents sensibility, find true love. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Kate Winslet, Hugh Laurie, Alan Rickman, Emma Thompson, James Fleet, Tom Wilkinson, Harriet Walter
5. Maurice (1987)
12
2
Maurice
R
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Clive Durham
Director:
James Ivory
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Kingsley, Helena Bonham Carter, Simon Callow, Denholm Elliott, James Wilby
6. Cloud Atlas (2012)
12
2
Cloud Atlas
R
12
2

The science-fiction drama intertwines six interconnected storylines spread over multiple eras of time. Cloud Atlas portrays the reincarnation of souls through time and explores the ripple effect caused by the consequences of actions and kindness through time and space. It remains one of the most expensive independent movies ever made. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Tykwer, Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery, Action
Star Cast:
7. The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)
11
2
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
PG-13
11
2

In 1963, CIA agent Napoleon Solo successfully rescues Gaby Teller from East Berlin despite being pursued by KGB operative Illya Kuryakin. Soon Solo and Kuryakin, reluctantly, have to come together to prevent a criminal organisation from building nuclear weapon. Their only lead is Gaby, whose father is the scientist building the weapon.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Henry Cavill, Jared Harris, Alicia Vikander, Armie Hammer, Elizabeth Debicki
8. Bitter Moon (1992)
11
2
Bitter Moon
R
11
2

Bitter Moon tells the story of a couple Nigel and Fiona who are on a cruise ship. During their journey, they encounter another couple, Oscar and Mimi. Nigel soon finds himself drawn towards Mimi, after learning about Oscar’s erotic and sadistic past with her.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Nigel
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Emmanuelle Seigner, Kristin Scott Thomas, Peter Coyote, Victor Banerjee
9. Notting Hill (1999)
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2
Notting Hill
PG-13
11
2

One of the most famous romantic-comedies of all time, the movie tells the story of London bookseller William Thacker whose life is turned upside down when he accidentally spills orange juice on Hollywood star Anna Scott. They fall in love but their radically opposite lifestyles almost destroy their relationship until true love finds its way.  

As:
Cast
Role:
William Thacker
Director:
Roger Michell
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
10. About a Boy (2002)
11
2
About a Boy
TV-14
11
2

Will Freeman, a carefree wealthy single man who wishes to evade any responsibility, creates a fictional son to attend single parents meetings, with a plan to date single mothers. Here, he meets 12-years-old Marcus, a boy with troubles of his own. Slowly they turn into friends, as Will guides Marcus through his issues while Marcus helps him grow into a mature adult.

As:
Cast
Role:
Will Freeman
Director:
Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Nicholas Hoult, Toni Collette, Rachel Weisz, Sharon Small, Madison Cook, Jordan Cook
11. Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)
11
2
Four Weddings and a Funeral
R
11
2

Charles is the best man at his friend’s wedding. There he meets Carrie and the two are instantly attracted to each other. But Carrie leaves the next morning. The two meet again at three other weddings and a funeral but the relationship never really moves forward. Will Charles, who fears marriage, and Carrie, who is engaged to someone else, ever come together?

As:
Cast
Role:
Charles - Wedding One
Director:
Mike Newell
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical, BAFTA Award for Best Actor
12. Impromptu (1991)
11
2
Impromptu
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Frederic Chopin
Director:
James Lapine
Genres:
Music, Romance, Comedy, Biography
Star Cast:
Mandy Patinkin, Bernadette Peters, Emma Thompson, Judy Davis, Julian Sands
13. Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)
11
2
Florence Foster Jenkins
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
St Clair Bayfield
Director:
Stephen Frears
Genres:
Music, Biography, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Meryl Streep, Rebecca Ferguson, Simon Helberg, Nina Arianda
14. Privileged (1982)
10
2
Privileged
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lord Adrian
Director:
Michael Hoffman
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
James Wilby, Robert Woolley, Diana Katis, Victoria Studd
15. Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)
10
2
Bridget Jones's Diary
R
10
2

Based on Helen Fielding’s 1996 novel, the movie follows Bridget Jones, a 32 year old single woman employed at a publishing house. She is struggling with her weight, drinking and smoking issues and has no man in her life. When she is rejected by Mark, she decides to deal with her problems as her New Year resolution, and begins to keep a diary.

As:
Cast
Director:
Sharon Maguire
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Renee Zellweger, Colin Firth, Renée Zellweger, Gemma Jones, Celia Imrie, James Faulkner
16. Small Time Crooks (2000)
10
2
Small Time Crooks
PG
10
2

This heist comedy film, tells the story of a crooked married couple, who plan to rob a local bank. However, they also start selling cookies as their cover up business. Ironically their cookie business makes them even richer, and the duo is now unsure whether they should continue stealing.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Elaine Stritch, Woody Allen, Tracey Ullman, Tony Darrow, Michael Rapaport
18. The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain (1995)
10
2
The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain
PG
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Reginald Anson
Director:
Christopher Monger
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ian Hart, Ian McNeice, Colm Meaney, Tara Fitzgerald
19. Music and Lyrics (2007)
10
2
Music and Lyrics
PG-13
10
2

The film revolves around the relationship between Alex, a washed up singer attempting to revive his career by collaborating with the rising pop star Cora, and Sophie, an aspiring lyricist reeling from a failed love affair. Asked to write a lyric within a specified time by Cora, Alex persuades Sophie to work with him and what follows is not just good music. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Alex Fletcher
Director:
Marc Lawrence
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Drew Barrymore, Scott Porter, Nick Bacon, Andrew Wyatt
22. The Rewrite (2014)
10
2
The Rewrite
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Keith Michaels
Director:
Marc Lawrence
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Allison Janney, Marisa Tomei, Whit Baldwin, Vanessa Wasche, Enid Graham
23. Two Weeks Notice (2002)
9
2
Two Weeks Notice
PG-13
9
2

Harvard-educated environmentalist counsel, Lucy Kelson, starts working for self-absorbed, womanizer billionaire, George Wade; but soon realizes that he expects her to do everything from choosing necktie to handling his divorce settlement. Exasperated, she gives notice and as her replacement, hires Harvard-graduate June Carter, who appears to be more interested in the boss than the job, making Lucy aware of her own feelings. 

As:
Cast
Role:
George Wade
Director:
Marc Lawrence
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sandra Bullock, Norah Jones, Robert Klein, Dana Ivey, Alicia Witt
25. An Awfully Big Adventure (1995)
9
2
An Awfully Big Adventure
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Meredith Potter
Director:
Mike Newell
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Alan Rickman, Georgina Cates, Alun Armstrong, Peter Firth
26. Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)
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2
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason
R
9
2

Bridget Jones is in a happy relationship with Mark but the sudden arrival of Mark’s assistant, Rebecca Giles, plays on her insecurities and drives a wedge between the two. When on a Thailand trip Bridget reconnects with her deceitful ex, Daniel and gets arrested, Mark comes to her rescue. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Beeban Kidron
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jacinda Barrett, Colin Firth, Renee Zellweger, Renée Zellweger, Gemma Jones, Jim Broadbent, James Faulkner
27. The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
9
2
The Lair of the White Worm
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lord James D'Ampton
Director:
Ken Russell
Genres:
Comedy, Horror
Star Cast:
Peter Capaldi, Sammi Davis, Amanda Donohoe, Catherine Oxenberg
28. Mickey Blue Eyes (1999)
9
2
Mickey Blue Eyes
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Michael Felgate
Director:
Kelly Makin
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Crime
Star Cast:
Burt Young, James Caan, Jeanne Tripplehorn, James Fox
29. Sirens (1993)
9
2
Sirens
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Anthony Campion
Director:
John Duigan
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Portia de Rossi, Ben Mendelsohn, Sam Neill, Elle Macpherson, Tara Fitzgerald
31. Nine Months (1995)
8
2
Nine Months
PG-13
8
2

Nine Months is a romantic comedy film, which revolves around a child psychologist who finds out that his long-time girlfriend is pregnant. However, he is a commitment-phobic person, and finds it hard to change his lifestyle.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Samuel Faulkner
Director:
Chris Columbus
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
32. Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009)
7
1
Did You Hear About the Morgans?
PG-13
7
1

An estranged couple in New York, Paul and Meryl witness a murder, and after a while, they are sent to a small town as a part of a witness protection programme. Meanwhile, their strained relationship gets a second chance during this period. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Morgan
Director:
Marc Lawrence
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
33. La nuit Bengali (1988)
10
2
La nuit Bengali
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Allan
Director:
Nicolas Klotz
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Shabana Azmi, John Hurt, Supriya Pathak, Soumitra Chatterjee
35. Remando al viento (1988)
9
2
Remando al viento
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lord Byron
Director:
Gonzalo Suárez
Genres:
Mystery, Romance, Horror, Drama
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Hurley, Lizzy McInnerny, Valentine Pelka, José Luis Gómez
37. Travaux, on sait quand ça commence... (2005)
8
2
Travaux, on sait quand ça commence...
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Brigitte Roüan
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Carole Bouquet, Jean-Pierre Castaldi, Didier Flamand, Françoise Brion
38. Night Train to Venice (1993)
3
1
Night Train to Venice
R
3
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Martin
Director:
Carlo U. Quinterio
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Malcolm McDowell, Tahnee Welch, Kristina Söderbaum, Rachel Rice

TV Movie(s)

39. Comic Relief: Doctor Who - The Curse of Fatal Death (1999)
12
2
Comic Relief: Doctor Who - The Curse of Fatal Death
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Doctor
Director:
John Henderson
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Short
Star Cast:
Joanna Lumley, Jonathan Pryce, Rowan Atkinson, Jim Broadbent, Richard E. Grant
41. Lord Elgin and Some Stones of No Value (1986)
11
2
Lord Elgin and Some Stones of No Value
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
William Hamilton / James
Director:
Christopher Miles
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Julian Fellowes, Nigel Havers, Clare Byam-Shaw, Sam Steer
42. Our Sons (1991)
11
2
Our Sons
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
James
Director:
John Erman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Julie Andrews, Ann-Margret, Tony Roberts, Zeljko Ivanek
43. Honour, Profit & Pleasure (1985)
10
2
Honour, Profit & Pleasure
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Anna Ambrose
Genres:
Musical, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Simon Callow, Bernard Hepton, Cyril Luckham, Alan Devlin
44. The Lady and the Highwayman (1989)
10
2
The Lady and the Highwayman
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lord Lucius Vyne
Director:
John Hough
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, History, Drama
Star Cast:
Christopher Cazenove, Claire Bloom, Oliver Reed, Lysette Anthony
45. Champagne Charlie (1989)
8
2
Champagne Charlie
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Charles Heidsieck
Director:
Allan Eastman
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Megan Gallagher, Megan Follows, Jean-Claude Dauphin, Georges Descrières

Animation(s)

Shakespeare: The Animated Tales (1992)
Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
As:
Cast
Director:
Dave Edwards, Natalya Orlova, Nikolai Serebryakov, Stanislav Sokolov
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Animation, Romance
Star Cast:
Tilda Swinton, Joss Ackland, Michael Kitchen, Alec McCowen, Suzanne Burden, Gerald James
Paddington 2 (2017)
Paddington 2
PG
Plot:

In order to buy the perfect present for his aunt for her 100th birthday, Paddington takes up a job. However, unfortunately the gift ends up being stolen.

As:
Cast
Role:
Phoenix Buchanan
Director:
Paul King
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Family, Animation, Fantasy
Nocturnes (1988)
Nocturnes
As:
Cast
Role:
Chopin
Director:
Francois Aubry
Genres:
Short, Animation
Star Cast:
Martin Foster
The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! (2012)
The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!
TV-PG
Plot:

In an attempt to win the Pirate of the Year Award, Pirate Captain and his crew must travel to Victorian London, and defeat his rivals, Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz.  

As:
Cast
Role:
The Pirate Captain
Director:
Peter Lord, Jeff Newitt
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family

TV Shows and Videos

Shades of Darkness (1983)
Shades of Darkness
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Hammond
Genres:
Horror, Drama
Star Cast:
Miranda Richardson, Norma West, Annette Wilkie-Miller
A Very Peculiar Practice (1986)
A Very Peculiar Practice
As:
Cast
Director:
David Tucker
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Barbara Flynn, Graham Crowden, Peter Davison, David Troughton
The Last Place on Earth (1985)
The Last Place on Earth
As:
Cast
Role:
Cherry-Garrard
Director:
Ferdinand Fairfax
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Max von Sydow, Richard Todd, Stephen Moore, Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Ståle Bjørnhaug
Sense and Sensibility: Deleted Scenes (2002)
Sense and Sensibility: Deleted Scenes
As:
Cast
Role:
Edward Ferrars
Director:
Ang Lee
Genres:
Short, Romance
Star Cast:
Emma Thompson, Gemma Jones
Jenny's War (1985)
Jenny's War
PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Gethers
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Todd, Nigel Hawthorne, Patrick Ryecart, Christopher Cazenove, Dyan Cannon
Two Weeks Notice: Additional Scenes (2003)
Two Weeks Notice: Additional Scenes
As:
Cast
Role:
George Wade
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Sandra Bullock, Heather Burns, David Haig, Dana Ivey
The Detective (1985)
The Detective
As:
Cast
Director:
Don Leaver
Star Cast:
Tom Bell, Mark Eden, Vivienne Ritchie, Terence Rigby
Till We Meet Again (1989)
Till We Meet Again
As:
Cast
Role:
Bruno de Lancel
Director:
Charles Jarrott
Genres:
Drama, Romance, War
Star Cast:
Mia Sara, Courteney Cox, Michael York, Lucy Gutteridge
Ladies in Charge (1986)
Ladies in Charge
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Bramall, John Wood
Star Cast:
Pam Ferris, Carol Royle, Julia Hills, Julia Swift, Graham Chinn

Hugh Grant Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Four Weddings and a Funeral Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 1995
BAFTA Awards
Four Weddings and a Funeral Best Actor 1995