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List of Anthony Hopkins Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
101
6
The Silence of the Lambs
R
101
6

In this Academy Award-winning psychological thriller, FBI trainee Clarice Starling is pulled from her training to interview former psychiatrist and imprisoned cannibalistic psychopath Hannibal Lecter in connection with grisly murders by another serial killer, nicknamed Buffalo Bill, who skins his victims. However, she can only retrieve information from the manipulative killer in exchange for exposing her own psychological traumas.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jodie Foster, Roger Corman, Chris Isaak, Lawrence A. Bonney, Kasi Lemmons, Lawrence T. Wrentz
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, BAFTA Award for Best Actor
2. Fracture (2007)
95
4
Fracture
R
95
4

Successful and ambitious deputy district attorney Willy Beachum preparing to move to a private civil-law firm takes one final open-and-shut case of wealthy engineer Ted Crawford who shot his unfaithful wife. However, he becomes locked in a prolonged battle of wits with Crawford after realizing that the latter's confession and the murder weapon are now inadmissible as evidences.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ted Crawford
Director:
Gregory Hoblit
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Ryan Gosling, Rosamund Pike, David Strathairn, Embeth Davidtz
3. The Elephant Man (1980)
61
5
The Elephant Man
PG
61
5

The Elephant Man is based on the true-life story of Joseph Merrick, who is referred to as John Merrick in the movie. Dr. Frederick Treves discovers John, born with severe physical deformities, earning his living as the Elephant Man. The movie depicts John’s rise in high London society, his refined soul, and his tragic death.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Frederick Treves
Director:
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
4. The Remains of the Day (1993)
76
10
The Remains of the Day
PG
76
10

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
Role:
James Stevens
Director:
James Ivory
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Emma Thompson, Christopher Reeve, Lena Headey, Hugh Grant, John Haycraft, Caroline Hunt
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Actor
5. The Edge (1997)
84
8
The Edge
R
84
8

Intelligent billionaire, Charles Morse, fashion-photographer, Robert Green, and assistant Stephen, fly in search of location for photo-shoot of Charles’ young model wife. As their plane crashes in the Alaskan wilderness, they struggle to survive the elements, especially a stalking Kodiak bear. When Charles discovers that Robert is having an affair with his wife, he realizes that Robert could pose the real threat.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charles Morse
Director:
Lee Tamahori
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Alec Baldwin, Elle Macpherson, Harold Perrineau, Bart the Bear
6. The World's Fastest Indian (2005)
69
11
The World's Fastest Indian
PG-13
69
11

New Zealander speed biker Burt Munro has spent many years rebuilding his 1920 Indian motorcycle. He now wants to test his machine and his skill at the Bonneville Speedway in Utah, USA. Based on a true story, the film follows his journey to Utah, crossing many hurdles on the way, finally setting a world record that is yet to be broken. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Burt Munro
Director:
Roger Donaldson
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Sport
Star Cast:
Diane Ladd, Bruce Greenwood, Iain Rea, Tessa Mitchell, Aaron Murphy, Tim Shadbolt
7. Meet Joe Black (1998)
79
10
Meet Joe Black
PG-13
79
10

Media mogul, William Parrish is leading a good life and is all set to celebrate his 65th Birthday when death comes knocking on his door in the guise of a young man – Joe Black. Black allows William to continue living as long as the latter gives him a tour of life on earth. William agrees, but problems arise when Black begins showing interest in his daughter Susan.

As:
Cast
Role:
William Parrish
Director:
Martin Brest
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Jeffrey Tambor, Claire Forlani, Jake Weber, Marcia Gay Harden
8. The Lion in Winter (1968)
39
5
The Lion in Winter
PG
39
5

The Academy Awards-winning film set in 12th century France features King Henry II, who summons his sons and family at Christmas, to name his successor. Though he favors his youngest son, John, his estranged, imprisoned wife, Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine, released for the holidays, wants the eldest son, Richard, to ascend the throne. The gathered sovereigns conspire to manipulate Henry and have their own way.

As:
Cast
Role:
Richard
Director:
Anthony Harvey
Genres:
History, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Peter O'Toole, Katharine Hepburn, Timothy Dalton, John Castle, Nigel Terry
9. Legends of the Fall (1994)
66
15
Legends of the Fall
R
66
15

Outraged at US government's betrayal of the Natives, Colonel William Ludlow has raised his three sons, Alfred, Tristan and Samuel, away from society in the remote Montana Mountains. When naive Samuel brings his fiancée Susannah home, Alfred falls for her and she becomes attracted to Tristan, starting a chain of betrayals that follow the brothers to WWI.

As:
Cast
Role:
Col. William Ludlow
Director:
Edward Zwick
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Western, War
Star Cast:
Aidan Quinn, Christina Pickles, Brad Pitt, Julia Ormond, Henry Thomas
10. Shadowlands (1993)
59
10
Shadowlands
PG
59
10

Shadowlands is a biographical romantic drama film which chronicles the life of a world-renowned writer and Christian theologian CS Lewis. The film shows how his passionless life is changed after he meets Joy Davidman, an American poet.  

As:
Cast
Genres:
Romance, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Debra Winger, Julian Fellowes, Roddy Maude-Roxby, Michael Denison, Andrew Seear
11. Howards End (1992)
46
6
Howards End
PG
46
6

Based on a novel of the same name by EM Forster, this Oscar-winning romantic drama film tells the story of Helen Schlegel, belonging to an intellectual Anglo-German family, who gets engaged to Paul Wilcox, who belongs to a conservative and wealthy family.

As:
Cast
Director:
James Ivory
Genres:
Romance, Drama
12. Red Dragon (2002)
49
4
Red Dragon
R
49
4

Will Graham, an FBI agent able to empathize with psychopaths, narrowly escapes death while trying to catch cannibalistic killer Dr. Hannibal Lecter and retires shortly after. However, with the emergence of another serial killer, nicknamed The Tooth Fairy, he is called back and must seek Lecter's help to make a psychological profile of the new murderer.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Hannibal Lecter
Director:
Brett Ratner
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
13. Hannibal (2001)
53
2
Hannibal
R
53
2

The iconic horror thriller is a sequel to The Silence of the Lambs. The movie sees child molester Mason Verger, also cannibalistic serial killer Hannibal’s only surviving victim, forming an elaborate plan to seek revenge by using Clarice Starling. Hannibal has a weakness for her. He almost succeeds but is ultimately killed. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Hannibal Lecter
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
14. Dracula (1992)
42
7
Dracula
R
42
7

In the 15th century, Vlad Dracula returns from a war to find that his wife has committed suicide. In the 19th century, he returns as the client of solicitor Jonathan Harker, whose fiancé Mina, he believes is the reincarnation of his wife. Dracula captures Jonathan and wreaks havoc, especially on Mina’s friend Lucy. Now Lucy’s friends and a vampire killer, Van Helsing, decide to end his terror.

As:
Cast
Role:
Professor Abraham Van Helsing
Genres:
Horror
15. A Bridge Too Far (1977)
35
8
A Bridge Too Far
PG
35
8

It is based on the events of ‘Operation Market Garden’ of September, 1944. In order to bring a quick end to the WWII, the allied forces decide to drop thousands of paratroopers to secure strategic bridges in Netherlands to obtain access into Germany. The main bridge was the one to Arnhem. But tough German resistance and faulty allied intelligence led to failure.

As:
Cast
Genres:
War, History, Drama
16. The Bounty (1984)
40
8
The Bounty
PG
40
8

The Bounty is an adventure action drama film which tells us the story of Captain William Bligh, whose crew is fed up of his harsh discipline. This leads to a mutiny between them. Later, eventually the Captain faces a court martial, to explain the events that led to this.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lieutenant William Bligh
Director:
Roger Donaldson
Genres:
Romance, Drama, History, Adventure, Action
17. Amistad (1997)
39
6
Amistad
TV-MA
39
6

Based on true events of 1839, the film depicts the slave revolt led by Mende tribal chief, Cinque aboard, the Spanish slave-ship, La Amistad, traveling from Cuba to US. The chained African slaves take over the ship but reach US shore. A formerly-freed slave fights in the court for their freedom, while ex-president, John Quincy Adams, represents them in the Supreme Court.  

As:
Cast
Role:
John Quincy Adams
Director:
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
18. Instinct (1999)
56
8
Instinct
R
56
8

A renowned anthropologist goes missing in the jungles and appears years later, after he murders two poachers who were killing the gorillas that he was studying. After he is imprisoned, a young psychiatrist tries to evaluate him.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Ethan Powell
Director:
Jon Turteltaub
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
19. The Father (2021)
12
0
The Father
PG-13
12
0

A young girl Anne finds herself struggling to care for her old father who is suffering from dementia and starts doubting the caretaker of being a thief.

As:
Cast
Role:
Anthony
Genres:
Drama
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, BAFTA Award for Best Leading Actor
20. Hearts in Atlantis (2001)
48
9
Hearts in Atlantis
PG-13
48
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Ted Brautigan
Director:
Scott Hicks
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Anton Yelchin, Hope Davis, Mika Boorem, David Morse
21. Magic (1978)
34
6
Magic
R
34
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Corky / Fats
Genres:
Horror, Drama
Star Cast:
Ann-Margret, Burgess Meredith, Ed Lauter, E.J. André
22. 84 Charing Cross Road (1987)
28
4
84 Charing Cross Road
PG
28
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Frank P. Doel
Director:
David Hugh Jones
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Biography
Star Cast:
Connie Booth, Judi Dench, Anne Bancroft, Jean De Baer, Maurice Denham
23. Chaplin (1992)
24
6
Chaplin
PG-13
24
6

It is the biopic of master of comedy, the genius filmmaker Charles Chaplin. The ageing legend talks to the editor of his autobiography about his life, starting from his modest childhood days in South London to his rise in the world of cinema. The film re-creates his tempestuous personal life, issues with authorities, exile from the US, and finally, an Oscar tribute. 

As:
Cast
Role:
George Hayden
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Biography
24. Nixon (1995)
30
2
Nixon
R
30
2

This biographical drama film revolves around the story of former US President Richard Nixon starting from his days as a young boy. This film portrays Nixon as a complex, admirable and a deeply flawed person, whose misuse of powers led to his career downfall.

As:
Cast
Role:
Richard M. Nixon
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Biography, History
25. Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
13
2
Thor: Ragnarok
13
2

Marvel’s Thor: Ragnarok is a superhero movie that pits the Norse God Thor against his all-powerful sister Hela, who is freed after Odin’s death. He joins forces with the Hulk, Loki, Valkyrie and others to stop Hela and is forced to unleash Ragnarök, the destruction of Asgard, to save the rest of the universe. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
26. Proof (2005)
34
3
Proof
PG-13
34
3

Based on an award winning play of the same name, Proof tells the story of Catherine, daughter a genius mathematician Robert Llewellyn, who struggles to cope with the death of her father. She is also worried that she may have inherited his mental illness. Her life gets even more complicated when one of her father’s ex-students wants to search through his papers. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Robert
Director:
John Madden
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Gwyneth Paltrow, Jake Gyllenhaal, Danny McCarthy, Hope Davis
27. The Two Popes (2019)
12
0
The Two Popes
PG-13
12
0

The Two Popes is a biographical drama film which tells the story of conservative Pope Benedict XVI, and the liberal future Pope Francis, who needs to find common ground to forge a new path for the future of the Catholic Church. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Cardinal Ratzinger
Director:
Fernando Meirelles
Genres:
Biography, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jonathan Pryce, Cristina Banegas, Luis Gnecco, Juan Minujín
28. Solace (2015)
44
7
Solace
R
44
7

Dr. John Clancy, a retired physician with psychic powers, has turned reclusive after his daughter’s untimely death two years ago. When FBI special agent Joe Merriwether seeks his help to track a serial killer, Clancy accepts reluctantly. Soon, Clancy realizes that the suspect Charles Ambrose, who thinks he is on a mission, also is a psychic, with powers far exceeding than his.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
John Clancy
Director:
Afonso Poyart
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Crime, Drama
29. The Mask of Zorro (1998)
36
6
The Mask of Zorro
PG-13
36
6

The original masked vigilante Zorro, Don Diego de la Vega escapes from prison to avenge the death of his wife at the hands of Governor Rafael Montero, who has raised Diego’s daughter Elena as his own. Diego also trains Alejandro Murrieta as his successor and the two must work together to stop Montero and save Elena. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Western, Adventure, Romance, Action, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Antonio Banderas, Catherine Zeta-Jones, José María de Tavira, Diego Sieres, Emiliano Guerra, Yolanda Orisaga
30. Hamlet (1969)
17
5
Hamlet
G
17
5

Based on Shakespeare’s play of the same name, the film is made with minimalist set. Directed by Tony Richardson, it follows the story of Hamlet, the Prince of Denmark, whose life has been thrown into frenzy once he learns from his dead father, represented by a shining light, that he has been poisoned by his uncle, the current king now married to his mother. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Claudius
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marianne Faithfull, Nicol Williamson, Judy Parfitt, Mark Dignam
31. Hitchcock (2012)
29
4
Hitchcock
PG-13
29
4

The movie follows legendary director Alfred Hitchcock’s struggles to get one of his most iconic movies Psycho made. After Paramount’s refusal, he is forced to finance the movie himself and in spite of reservations, is helped by his wife Alma. The making of the movie puts a strain on his health and their marriage.

As:
Cast
Role:
Alfred Hitchcock
Director:
Sacha Gervasi
Genres:
Biography, Drama
32. Titus (1999)
22
6
Titus
R
22
6

Based on a play by William Shakespeare, the film revolves around a Roman general Tilus, who returns home after war and decides to sacrifice his enemy’s son, hoping it will please the Roman dead. The boy’s mother pleads for her son’s life, but Tilus refuses to listen. She eventually decides to set out a mission of retaliation herself.

As:
Cast
Role:
Titus Andronicus
Director:
Julie Taymor
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Alan Cumming, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica Lange, Osheen Jones, Dario D'Ambrosi, Raz Degan
33. Thor (2011)
28
9
Thor
PG-13
28
9

Crown prince Thor, son of Odin, King of Asgard, is stripped off of his powers and exiled to Earth to live amongst simple humans for a reckless attempt to punish the Frost Giants. He falls in love with scientist Jane Foster, but must prove himself worthy of his powers and save Asgard from his adoptive brother Loki.

As:
Cast
Role:
Odin
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
34. Thor: The Dark World (2013)
27
9
Thor: The Dark World
PG-13
27
9

In this sequel to the 2011 movie, Thor strives to safeguard the Nine Realms along with his allies. When his girlfriend, Jane, absorbs the fluid like weapon ‘Aether’, she unintentionally awakens Malekith, the vindictive leader of an ancient race who threatens to destroy the universe. To protect the universe, Thor has to join hands with his adversary Loki.

As:
Cast
Role:
Odin
Director:
Alan Taylor
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure
35. RED 2 (2013)
28
4
RED 2
PG-13
28
4

Ex-CIA agent, Frank Moses, his girlfriend, Sarah and his friend Marvin become a target when it is revealed that that they know the location of the Nightshade, a portable nuclear weapon. The trio now have to search for the nuclear device and prevent it from falling in wrong hands; all the while evading fierce assassins, armed terrorists and influential government officials.

As:
Cast
Role:
Bailey
Director:
Dean Parisot
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Comedy, Crime
36. The Human Stain (2003)
34
5
The Human Stain
R
34
5

Coleman, a lecturer in a college, is suspended after he passes a racist comment. He soon begins a romance with a mysterious younger woman who is haunted by her dark and twisted past.

As:
Cast
Role:
Coleman Silk
Director:
Robert Benton
Genres:
Thriller, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
38. Juggernaut (1974)
15
7
Juggernaut
PG
15
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Supt. John McLeod
Director:
Richard Lester
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Omar Sharif, Richard Harris, Ian Holm, David Hemmings, Shirley Knight
39. A Doll's House (1973)
10
4
A Doll's House
G
10
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Torvald Helmer
Director:
Patrick Garland
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Claire Bloom, Ralph Richardson, Denholm Elliott, Anna Massey
40. Audrey Rose (1977)
24
6
Audrey Rose
PG
24
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Elliot Hoover
Director:
Robert Wise
Genres:
Drama, Horror, Fantasy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Marsha Mason, John Beck, Susan Swift, Norman Lloyd
41. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
29
5
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
PG
29
5

The live-action adaptation of Dr. Seuss' beloved children’s tale follows the Grinch who decides to ruin Christmas for the citizens of Whoville because of humiliation suffered at the hands of its Mayor. However, Martha May Whovier and Cindy Lou Who help him discover the true meaning of Christmas and redeem him. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy
42. Bobby (2006)
9
5
Bobby
R
9
5

Bobby is a musical romantic drama film, which tells the story of a Raja, and Bobby, who fall in love. However, Raja, is the son of a rich Hindu businessman, while Bobby is the daughter of a poor Catholic fisherman. Therefore their families try to keep them apart.  

As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Genres:
History, Drama, Biography
43. The Rite (2011)
24
3
The Rite
PG-13
24
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Father Lucas Trevant
Director:
Mikael Håfström
Genres:
Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Colin O'Donoghue, Alice Braga, Ciarán Hinds, Toby Jones
44. The White Bus (1967)
8
9
The White Bus
NR
8
9
As:
Cast
Director:
Lindsay Anderson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Patricia Healey, Arthur Lowe, John Sharp, Julie Perry
45. Surviving Picasso (1996)
17
4
Surviving Picasso
R
17
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Pablo Picasso
Director:
James Ivory
Genres:
Romance, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Joss Ackland, Julianne Moore, Natascha McElhone, Dennis Boutsikaris
46. When Eight Bells Toll (1971)
13
4
When Eight Bells Toll
GP
13
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Philip Calvert
Director:
Etienne Périer
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Corin Redgrave, Robert Morley, Nathalie Delon, Jack Hawkins
47. International Velvet (1978)
14
2
International Velvet
G
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Johnson
Director:
Bryan Forbes
Genres:
Drama, Family, Sport
Star Cast:
Christopher Plummer, Tatum O'Neal, Nanette Newman, Peter Barkworth
48. The Looking Glass War (1970)
12
5
The Looking Glass War
PG
12
5
As:
Cast
Role:
John Avery
Director:
Frank Pierson
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Christopher Jones, Pia Degermark, Ralph Richardson, Paul Rogers
49. The City of Your Final Destination (2009)
15
6
The City of Your Final Destination
PG-13
15
6
As:
Cast
Director:
James Ivory
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Laura Linney, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Hiroyuki Sanada, Nicholas Blandullo, Sofía Viruboff, James Martin, Omar Metwally
51. Mission: Impossible II (2000)
16
4
Mission: Impossible II
PG-13
16
4

Ethan Hunt returns on another mission to seize and destroy Chimera, a deadly virus, and its cure Bellerophon, both of which are in possession of rogue IMF agent Ambrose. He must infiltrate enemy stronghold with help from Nyah Hall, a skilled thief and former lover of Ambrose, before the latter sells the virus to an international terrorist group.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Thriller
52. 360 (2011)
14
4
360
R
14
4

Set in the 21st century, 360 is a romantic suspense drama film which revolves around different people living across various cities and countries. The film shows how their lives are all interconnected.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Fernando Meirelles
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jude Law, Rachel Weisz, Ben Foster, Lucia Siposová, Gabriela Marcinková, Johannes Krisch, Danica Jurcová
53. Spotswood (1992)
13
5
Spotswood
PG
13
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Errol Wallace
Director:
Mark Joffe
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Mendelsohn, Russell Crowe, Toni Collette, Alwyn Kurts, Bruno Lawrence, John Walton
54. Noah (2014)
18
2
Noah
PG-13
18
2

Guided by visions from the creator, Noah begins constructing an enormous vessel capable of housing him, his wife, his three sons and adoptive daughter, as well as breeding pairs of every animal species on Earth. However, learning about the impending catastrophic flood, Tubal-cain, descendant of Cain, gathers an army to take over the ark by force.

As:
Cast
Role:
Methuselah
Director:
Darren Aronofsky
Genres:
Action, Drama, Adventure
55. The Wolfman (2010)
19
3
The Wolfman
R
19
3

Lawrence Talbot, who moved to America following a childhood trauma, returns to his estranged father's estate in England after learning that his brother is missing. He is soon bitten and cursed by a werewolf and is worried about the safety of Ben's fiancée Gwen, while an investigating inspector suspects his past mental instability for the recent killings.

As:
Cast
Director:
Joe Johnston
Genres:
Fantasy, Horror, Thriller, Drama
56. All the King's Men (2006)
12
4
All the King's Men
PG-13
12
4

Based on an award-winning novel of the same name, this political drama film revolves around the life of Willie Stark, an idealistic lawyer, who becomes the governor of Louisiana. However, as he rises to power, he also finds himself involved with corruption.

As:
Cast
Role:
Judge Irwin
Director:
Steven Zaillian
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
57. Bad Company (2002)
18
1
Bad Company
PG-13
18
1

After the death of Harvard-educated CIA agent during a top-secret mission, the agency decides to enlist his twin brother Jake Hayes, a street hustler who is not aware that he had a twin brother. Jake has to complete his brother’s work within 9 days, so senior Agent Oakes is sent in to train him, who soon realizes how tough the challenge is. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Officer Oakes
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Adventure, Action
58. You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)
8
6
You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger
R
8
6

After forty years of married life, Helena finds herself abandoned by her husband, Alfie, who divorces her to marry a prostitute. In desperation, she starts consulting a psychic. Their daughter Sally, married to an unsuccessful author, falls for her boss while her husband begins to admire an already engaged woman, leading to more heartburn. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Alfie
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
59. Kidnapping Mr. Heineken (2015)
11
5
Kidnapping Mr. Heineken
R
11
5

Kidnapping Mr. Heineken is a suspense crime drama film which tells the story of five friends who decide to kidnap Freddy Heineken, a well-known and successful businessman, in order to earn some money without much effort. However, when they try to execute the plan, things don’t go as expected.

As:
Cast
Role:
Freddy Heineken
Director:
Daniel Alfredson
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Sam Worthington, Jim Sturgess, Ryan Kwanten, Mark van Eeuwen
61. The Innocent (1993)
10
2
The Innocent
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Glass
Director:
John Schlesinger
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Isabella Rossellini, Campbell Scott, Ronald Nitschke, Hart Bochner
62. The Girl from Petrovka (1974)
5
3
The Girl from Petrovka
PG
5
3

When sent on an assignment to the Soviet Union, American news correspondent Joe meets and falls in love with lively Russian ballet dancer Oktyabrina, who reciprocates his feelings. But the ballerina is under surveillance of the Soviet police as she is living illegally without proper documents. Consequently, as their deepening love draws the two closer, the KGB tries to pull them apart. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kostya
Director:
Robert Ellis Miller
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Hal Holbrook, Goldie Hawn, Grégoire Aslan, Anton Dolin
64. Alexander (2004)
10
4
Alexander
R
10
4

The movie follows Alexander the Great from his childhood and continues till his adventurous life comes to end with his death at the age of thirty two. When he becomes the King of Macedonia, he starts off an expedition to conquer the world – Persia, Egypt, Afghanistan and India. His relationships with his parents Philips and Olympias; friend Hephaistion and wife Roxana are also explored.

As:
Cast
Role:
Old Ptolemy
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, War, Biography, History, Action, Drama
66. A Change of Seasons (1980)
4
3
A Change of Seasons
R
4
3

Middle-aged professor, Adam Evans, is having an affair with his student, Lindsey Rutledge. When his wife, Karyn, finds out she retaliates by having an affair with young carpenter, Pete Lachappelle. The four then decide to share a Vermont ski house where things are further complicated by the arrival of Adam and Karyn’s daughter. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Adam Evans
Director:
Richard Lang, Noel Black
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bo Derek, Shirley MacLaine, Michael Brandon, Mary Beth Hurt
67. Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
13
5
Transformers: The Last Knight
PG-13
13
5

Optimus Prime returns to Cybertron and becomes Nemesis Prime after being brainwashed by his creator Quintessa. Earth is revealed to be the ancient alien Unicron and Quintessa wants Earth’s energy to restore Cybertron. Bumblebee must team up with unlikely human allies to stop the destruction of Earth. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sir Edmund Burton
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
68. Desperate Hours (1990)
10
4
Desperate Hours
R
10
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Tim Cornell
Director:
Michael Cimino
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mimi Rogers, Mickey Rourke, Lindsay Crouse, Kelly Lynch
70. Freejack (1992)
7
4
Freejack
R
7
4

Alex is a race car driver who is brought into the future by bounty hunters, just before he is about to die in an accident. He finds himself hunted by Victor, a mercenary, whose goal is to install the mind of a deceased billionaire into his body.

As:
Cast
Role:
McCandless
Director:
Geoff Murphy
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Sci-Fi, Action
73. Where I Stand: The Hank Greenspun Story (2008)
5
4
Where I Stand: The Hank Greenspun Story
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Scott Goldstein
Genres:
Crime, Biography, Documentary
Star Cast:
John Ehrlichman, Barbara Greenspun, Brian Greenspun, Danny Greenspun
74. Dylan Thomas: Return Journey (1990)
6
1
Dylan Thomas: Return Journey
6
1
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Introduction
Director:
Anthony Hopkins
Genres:
Biography
Star Cast:
Bob Kingdom
75. The Good Father (1985)
11
2
The Good Father
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bill Hooper
Director:
Mike Newell
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Miriam Margolyes, Stephen Fry, Jim Broadbent, Harriet Walter, Frances Viner, Simon Callow
76. The Dawning (1988)
9
2
The Dawning
PG
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cassius / Angus Barrie
Director:
Robert Knights
Genres:
Romance, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Trevor Howard, Jean Simmons, Hugh Grant, Rebecca Pidgeon, Tara MacGowran
77. The Third Rule (2010)
6
1
The Third Rule
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Fabian Hogarth
Director:
Aundre Johnson
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Josh Hutcherson, Jason Biggs, Joel David Moore, Valerie Azlynn
78. Immutable Dream of Snow Lion (2008)
7
2
Immutable Dream of Snow Lion
7
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Riccardo Spinotti
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Veronica Coassolo, King Orba
79. August (1996)
7
3
August
PG
7
3
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Ieuan Davies
Director:
Anthony Hopkins
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Rhys Ifans, Leslie Phillips, Kate Burton, Gawn Grainger, Rhian Morgan
80. A Chorus of Disapproval (1989)
6
4
A Chorus of Disapproval
PG
6
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Dafydd Ap Llewellyn
Director:
Michael Winner
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Jeremy Irons, Richard Briers, Barbara Ferris, Gareth Hunt
81. Bare Knuckles (2013)
5
2
Bare Knuckles
PG-13
5
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Eric Etebari
Genres:
Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Jeanette Roxborough, Martin Kove, Louis Mandylor, Bridgett Riley

TV Movie(s)

1. Peter and Paul (1981)
13
3
Peter and Paul
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Paul of Tarsus
Director:
Robert Day
Genres:
History, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
John Rhys-Davies, Eddie Albert, Raymond Burr, Robert Foxworth, José Ferrer
2. A Flea in Her Ear (1967)
6
2
A Flea in Her Ear
6
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Hayes
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Petronella Barker, Peter Cellier, Margo Cunningham, Anne Godley
3. The Bunker (1981)
12
0
The Bunker
12
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Adolf Hitler
Director:
George Schaefer
Genres:
History, War, Drama
Star Cast:
Richard Jordan, Cliff Gorman, James Naughton, Michael Lonsdale
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
4. Othello (1981)
8
1
Othello
TV-14
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Othello
Director:
Jonathan Miller
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Bob Hoskins, Anthony Pedley, Geoffrey Chater, Alexander Davion
5. Poet Game (1972)
2
0
Poet Game
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Hugh Saunders
Director:
Silvio Narizzano
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Billie Whitelaw, Susan Clark, Cyril Cusack, Al Mancini
6. Lloyd George (1973)
6
3
Lloyd George
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
David Lloyd George
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Thorley Walters
7. The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case (1976)
11
3
The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case
TV-PG
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Bruno Richard Hauptmann
Director:
Buzz Kulik
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Keenan Wynn, Laurence Luckinbill, Cliff De Young, Denise Alexander, Sian Barbara Allen, Martin Balsam
Awards:
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama or Comedy Special
8. The Great Inimitable Mr. Dickens (1970)
7
1
The Great Inimitable Mr. Dickens
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Charles Dickens
Director:
Ned Sherrin
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Gordon Jackson, Arthur Lowe, Vivian Pickles, Sybil Thorndike
9. The Tenth Man (1988)
12
1
The Tenth Man
12
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jean Louis Chavel
Director:
Jack Gold
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Kristin Scott Thomas, Derek Jacobi, Cyril Cusack, Brenda Bruce
10. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1982)
14
3
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
14
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Quasimodo
Director:
Michael Tuchner
Genres:
Horror, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Derek Jacobi, John Gielgud, David Suchet, Gerry Sundquist, Tim Pigott-Smith
11. Dark Victory (1976)
7
2
Dark Victory
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Michael Grant
Director:
Robert Butler
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Elizabeth Montgomery, Michele Lee, Janet MacLachlan, Michael Lerner
12. All Creatures Great and Small (1975)
7
2
All Creatures Great and Small
7
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Claude Whatham
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Brenda Bruce, Christine Buckley, John Collin, Jane Collins
13. The Dresser (2015)
7
2
The Dresser
TV-14
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sir
Director:
Richard Eyre
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ian McKellen, Emily Watson, Sarah Lancashire, Vanessa Kirby
15. Mayflower: The Pilgrims' Adventure (1979)
4
4
Mayflower: The Pilgrims' Adventure
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Jones
Director:
George Schaefer
Genres:
Adventure, History
Star Cast:
Richard Crenna, Jenny Agutter, Michael Beck, David Dukes
16. Possessions (1974)
5
2
Possessions
5
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dando
Director:
John Irvin
Star Cast:
Rhoda Lewis
17. Arch of Triumph (1984)
7
4
Arch of Triumph
7
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Ravic
Director:
Waris Hussein
Genres:
Drama, Romance, War
Star Cast:
Donald Pleasence, Lesley-Anne Down, Frank Finlay, Richard Pasco
18. King Lear (2018)
3
2
King Lear
TV-14
3
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lear
Director:
Richard Eyre
Star Cast:
Emily Watson, Emma Thompson, Christopher Eccleston, Jim Broadbent
20. Selected Exits (1993)
3
2
Selected Exits
3
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gwyn Thomas
Director:
Tristram Powell
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Ian McDiarmid, James Arlon, Gavin Ashcroft, John Grillo, Abigail Hopkins
21. Across the Lake (1988)
5
2
Across the Lake
5
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Tony Maylam
Star Cast:
Phyllis Calvert, Richenda Carey, Robert East, Jonathan Elsom
22. Guilty Conscience (1985)
6
4
Guilty Conscience
6
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Arthur Jamison
Director:
David Greene
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Blythe Danner, Swoosie Kurtz, Donegan Smith, Wiley Harker
23. One Man's War (1991)
6
0
One Man's War
PG-13
6
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Joel
Director:
Sergio Toledo
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Norma Aleandro, Fernanda Torres, Leonardo García Vale, Miah Michelle
24. To Be the Best (1992)
5
2
To Be the Best
5
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Figg
Director:
Tony Wharmby
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lindsay Wagner, Stephanie Beacham, Christopher Cazenove, Stuart Wilson

Animation(s)

Beowulf (2007)
Beowulf
PG-13
Plot:

This 3D animated film is based on an epic poem. In 507 AD, Danish King Hrothgar announces a reward for the death of monstrous Grendel who is tormenting his kingdom.  Mighty warrior Beowulf takes up the challenge and slays the demon. Seeking revenge, Grendel’s mother turns into an alluring woman and seduces Beowulf. Years later, Beowulf faces the consequences of those past deeds. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Hrothgar
Director:
Robert Zemeckis
Genres:
Action, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:

TV Shows and Videos

Six Centuries of Verse (1984)
Six Centuries of Verse
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Mervyn
Star Cast:
War & Peace (1972)
War & Peace
As:
Cast
Role:
Pierre Bezukhov
Director:
John Davies
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Morag Hood, Alan Dobie, Rupert Davies, Joanna David
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Actor
ITV Sunday Night Drama (1959)
ITV Sunday Night Drama
As:
Cast
Director:
Jonathan Wright-Miller, Richard Bramall
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
James Mason, André Morell, Cherry Morris, Michael Kitchen, Terry Scully
The Man in Room 17 (1965)
The Man in Room 17
As:
Cast
Director:
David Boisseau, Peter Plummer, Claude Whatham, David Cunliffe, Richard Everitt
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Richard Vernon, Michael Aldridge, Denholm Elliott, Willoughby Goddard
A Married Man (1983)
A Married Man
As:
Cast
Role:
John Strickland
Director:
Charles Jarrott
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ciaran Madden, Sophie Ashton, Yvonne Coulette, John Le Mesurier
Department S (1969)
Department S
As:
Cast
Director:
Cyril Frankel, John Gilling, Ray Austin, Paul Dickson, Leslie Norman
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Lois Maxwell, Peter Wyngarde, Joel Fabiani, Rosemary Nicols, Dennis Alaba Peters
Strangers and Brothers (1984)
Strangers and Brothers
As:
Cast
Director:
Jeremy Summers, Ronald Wilson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Shaughan Seymour, Paul Hastings, Edward Hardwicke, Sheila Ruskin
Great Expectations (1989)
Great Expectations
As:
Cast
Role:
Abel Magwitch
Director:
Kevin Connor
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jean Simmons, John Rhys-Davies, Ray McAnally, Anthony Calf
The Edwardians (1972)
The Edwardians
As:
Cast
Director:
James Cellan Jones, Brian Farnham, John Howard Davies
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Thorley Walters
The Ten Commandments (1971)
The Ten Commandments
As:
Cast
Role:
Steve
Director:
John Frankau, Marc Miller, James Ormerod, Christopher Hodson, Joan Kemp-Welch
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Bell, Graham Crowden, Janet Key, David Langton
Hollywood Wives (1985)
Hollywood Wives
As:
Cast
Role:
Neil Gray
Director:
Robert Day
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Angie Dickinson, Rod Steiger, Candice Bergen, Joanna Cassidy, Mary Crosby
Mussolini and I (1985)
Mussolini and I
As:
Cast
Role:
Count Galeazzo Ciano
Director:
Alberto Negrin
Genres:
Biography, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Susan Sarandon, Bob Hoskins, Annie Girardot, Barbara De Rossi
Beowulf: The Game (2007)
Beowulf: The Game
M
As:
Cast
Director:
Jean-Michel Tari
Genres:
Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Brendan Gleeson, Shawn Baichoo, Sonja Ball, Noel Burton, Ellen David

Anthony Hopkins Awards

Academy Awards
The Silence of the Lambs Best Actor in a Leading Role 1992
The Father Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role 2021
Primetime Emmy Awards
The Bunker Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special 1981
The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama or Comedy Special 1976
BAFTA Awards
The Father Best Leading Actor 2021
The Remains of the Day Best Actor 1994
The Silence of the Lambs Best Actor 1992
War & Peace Best Actor 1973