Best Aidan Quinn movies

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Best Aidan Quinn movies
We present our ranking of the best Aidan Quinn movies. Do you love cinema? Or are you looking for a movie of your favorite actor to watch tonight? Surely you have some to see or that you did not know yet about Aidan Quinn.

TOP 25:
Blink
Blink
Aidan Quinn as: Detective John Hallstrom
Genre: Mystery, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1994
Emma is an attractive girl in her 20s who has been blind for 20 years. A new type of eye operation partially restores her sight, but she is having problems: sometimes she doesn't "remember" what she's seen until later. One night she is awakened by a commotion upstairs. Peering out of her door, she sees a shadowy figure descending the stairs. Convinced that her neighbour has been murdered she approaches the police, only to find that she is unsure if it was just her new eyes playing tricks on her.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Fiona Gubelmann movies?

TOP 24:
Haunted
Haunted
Aidan Quinn as: Prof. David Ash
Genre: Mystery, Horror
Release: 1995
Professor David Ash exposes false spiritulists and mediums. He is invited to Edbrook to resolve the fears and torments within its secretive family. Soon after arriving Ash begins to doubt his own senses, and watching the strange behaviour of its residents does not make his task any easier. In time, he finds there's more to Edbrook than even he can debunk.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Gloria Guida movies?


TOP 23:
The Assignment
The Assignment
Aidan Quinn as: Annibal Ramirez / Carlos
Genre: Thriller, Action, Crime
Release: 1997
Jack Shaw has experienced the terror first-hand. He's a top CIA agent who's tracked international killer-for-hire Carlos "The Jackal" Sanchez for over twenty years and barely survived Carlos' devastating bombing of a Parisian cafe. Now, he finally gets a break when he discovers Carlos' dead ringer: American naval officer and dedicated family man Annibal Ramirez.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Caitlin Gerard movies?

TOP 22:
Evelyn
Evelyn
Aidan Quinn as: Nick Barron
Genre: Drama
Release: 2002
Desmond Doyle is devastated when his wife abandons their family on the day after Christmas. His unemployment, and the fact that there is no woman in the house to care for the children—Evelyn, Dermot and Maurice—make it clear to the authorities this is an untenable situation. The Catholic Church and the Irish courts decide to put the Doyle children into Church-run orphanages.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julianna Margulies movies?

TOP 21:
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
Aidan Quinn as: Cap. Robert Walton
Genre: Drama, Horror, Science Fiction, Romance
Release: 1994
Based on Mary Shelley's novel, "Frankenstein" tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during childbirth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His experiments lead to the creation of a monster, which Frankenstein has put together with the remains of corpses. It's not long before Frankenstein regrets his actions.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best John Cleese movies?


TOP 20:
A Shine of Rainbows
A Shine of Rainbows
Aidan Quinn as: Alec
Genre: Drama, Family
Release: 2009
An orphaned boy named Tomás is adopted by Maire O’Donnell to live on a whimsical Irish isle filled with new friends, secret caves and a lost baby pup seal stranded on the coast. But when Maire's reluctant husband Alec refuses to accept Tomás as his own son, the boy drifts down a fateful path of adventure and self-discovery, illuminating how rainbows can shine around - and within - us all.

TOP 19:
Stakeout
Stakeout
Aidan Quinn as: Richard "Stick" Montgomery
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Release: 1987
Two cops are given the 'dirty' job of staking out the home of an escaped convict's ex-girlfriend. Chris and the beautiful girlfriend accidentally meet and fall in love. Just as Chris confesses, the convict appears, but will she betray him ?
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Richard Dreyfuss movies?

TOP 18:
At Play in the Fields of the Lord
At Play in the Fields of the Lord
Aidan Quinn as: Martin Quarrier
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1991
Martin and Hazel Quarrier are small-town fundamentalist missionaries sent to the jungles of South America to convert the Indians. Their remote mission was previously run by the Catholics, before the natives murdered them all. They are sent by the pompous Leslie Huben, who runs the missionary effort in the area but who seems more concerned about competing with his Catholic 'rivals' than in the Indians themselves. Hazel is terrified of the Indians while Martin is fascinated. Soon American pilot Lewis Moon joins the Indian tribe but is attracted by Leslie's young wife, Andy. Can the interaction of these characters and cultures, and the advancing bulldozers of civilization, avoid disaster?


TOP 17:
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Aidan Quinn as: Henry Dawes
Genre: Drama, History, TV Movie, Western
Release: 2007
Beginning just after the bloody Sioux victory over General Custer at Little Big Horn, the story is told through two unique perspectives: Charles Eastman, a young, white-educated Sioux doctor held up as living proof of the alleged success of assimilation, and Sitting Bull the proud Lakota chief whose tribe won the American Indians’ last major victory at Little Big Horn.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Shaun Johnston movies?

TOP 16:
Unknown
Unknown
Aidan Quinn as: Martin B.
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2011
A man awakens from a coma, only to discover that someone has taken on his identity and that no one, (not even his wife), believes him. With the help of a young woman, he sets out to prove who he is.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Joe Pantoliano movies?

TOP 15:

Wild Child

Wild Child
Aidan Quinn as: Gerry Moore
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
Sixteen-year-old Poppy has everything her unlimited credit cards can buy, and a spoiled attitude to match. After a final thoughtless prank, her exasperated father ships her off to boarding school in England. There, Poppy meets her match in a stern headmistress and a class full of girls who will not tolerate her selfishness.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Nick Frost movies?


TOP 14:

Practical Magic

Practical Magic
Aidan Quinn as: Gary Hallet
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Fantasy
Release: 1998
Sally and Gillian Owens, born into a magical family, have mostly avoided witchcraft themselves. But when Gillian's vicious boyfriend, Jimmy Angelov, dies unexpectedly, the Owens sisters give themselves a crash course in hard magic. With policeman Gary Hallet growing suspicious, the girls struggle to resurrect Angelov -- and unwittingly inject his corpse with an evil spirit that threatens to end their family line.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dianne Wiest movies?

TOP 13:

If I Were You

If I Were You
Aidan Quinn as: Derek
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Release: 2013
When a woman tries to outwit her husband's sexy young mistress, the unexpected consequences include starring as King Lear in a very amateur production - with the mistress, an aspiring actress, playing The Fool.

TOP 12:

Looking for Richard

Looking for Richard
Aidan Quinn as: Richmond
Genre: Documentary
Release: 1996
Al Pacino's deeply-felt rumination on Shakespeare's significance and relevance to the modern world through interviews and an in-depth analysis of "Richard III."
Did you know that this movie is also one of best F. Murray Abraham movies?

TOP 11:

Avalon

Avalon
Aidan Quinn as: Jules Kaye
Genre: Drama, Family
Release: 1990
Avalon is the third in Levinson's semi-autobiographical series of four "Baltimore Films": Diner (1982), Tin Men (1987), Avalon (1990), and Liberty Heights (1999). The film is set in Baltimore in the early 1950s and explores the themes of Jewish assimilation into American life.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Elizabeth Perkins movies?


TOP 10:

Lumière and Company

Lumière and Company
Original Title: Lumière et compagnie
Aidan Quinn as: Himself
Genre: Action, Comedy, Documentary, Drama
Release: 1995
40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière Brothers, working under conditions similar to those of 1895. There were three rules: (1) The film could be no longer than 52 seconds, (2) no synchronized sound was permitted, and (3) no more than three takes. The results run the gamut from Zhang Yimou's convention-thwarting joke to David Lynch's bizarre miniature epic.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bruno Ganz movies?

TOP 9:

Music of the Heart

Music of the Heart
Aidan Quinn as: Brian Turner
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
Story of a schoolteacher's struggle to teach violin to inner-city Harlem kids.

TOP 8:

Michael Collins

Michael Collins
Aidan Quinn as: Harry Roland
Genre: Drama, Thriller, History
Release: 1996
Michael Collins plays a crucial role in the establishment of the Irish Free State in the 1920s, but becomes vilified by those hoping to create a completely independent Irish republic.

TOP 7:

Benny & Joon

Benny & Joon
Aidan Quinn as: Benjamin 'Benny' Pearl
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1993
A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton.

TOP 6:

Sarah's Key

Sarah's Key
Original Title: Elle s'appelait Sarah
Aidan Quinn as: William Rainsferd
Genre: Drama, War
Release: 2010
On the night of 16 July 1942, ten year old Sarah and her parents are being arrested and transported to the Velodrome d'Hiver in Paris where thousands of other jews are being sent to get deported. Sarah however managed to lock her little brother in a closet just before the police entered their apartment. Sixty years later, Julia Jarmond, an American journalist in Paris, gets the assignment to write an article about this raid, a black page in the history of France. She starts digging archives and through Sarah's file discovers a well kept secret about her own in-laws.


TOP 5:

Song for a Raggy Boy

Song for a Raggy Boy
Aidan Quinn as: William Franklin
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2003
William Franklin is a teacher who was born in Ireland and moved to the United States only to repatriate in 1939 after his leftist political views cause him to lose his job. Franklin becomes the first non-cleric instructor at St. Jude's, a school for wayward boys run by Brother John, who is a firm believer in strong discipline.

TOP 4:

The Mission

The Mission
Aidan Quinn as: Felipe Mendoza
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Action, History
Release: 1986
When a Spanish Jesuit goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region, a slave hunter is converted and joins his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to defend all they have built against the Portugese aggressors.

TOP 3:

Legends of the Fall

Legends of the Fall
Aidan Quinn as: Alfred Ludlow
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War, Western
Release: 1994
An epic tale of three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of 1900s USA and how their lives are affected by nature, history, war, and love.

TOP 2:

Miracle Run

Miracle Run
Aidan Quinn as: Douglas Thomas
Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Release: 2004
Single mom Corrine discovers that her twins are autistic. She refuses to give up on their potential, even though it seems that the rest of the world has turned its back on them. Thanks to this incredible mother's support, her boys accomplish the unimaginable.

TOP 1:

Flipped

Flipped
Aidan Quinn as: Richard Baker
Genre: Romance, Drama
Release: 2010
When Juli meets Bryce in the second grade, she knows it's true love. After spending six years trying to convince Bryce the same, she's ready to give up - until he starts to reconsider.



If you like the best Aidan Quinn movies, then you will also like the best Madeleine Stowe movies, where many of their films coincide.