Best Bill Irwin movies

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Best Bill Irwin movies
If you love cinema, you will share this ranking of the best Bill Irwin movies, although you may have ordered them differently. In any case, we hope you love it and with a little luck discovering a movie that you still don't know about Bill Irwin.

TOP 20:
Scenes from a Mall
Scenes from a Mall
Bill Irwin as: Mime
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1991
A comedy about a married couple -- he's a sports lawyer, she's a psychologist -- which takes place on their 16th wedding anniversary, when they make some startling confessions.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bette Midler movies?

TOP 19:
Popeye
Popeye
Bill Irwin as: Ham Gravy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Release: 1980
Popeye is a super-strong, spinach-scarfing sailor man who's searching for his father. During a storm that wrecks his ship, Popeye washes ashore and winds up rooming at the Oyl household, where he meets Olive. Before he can win her heart, he must first contend with Olive's fianc茅, Bluto.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Shelley Duvall movies?


TOP 18:
Lady in the Water
Lady in the Water
Bill Irwin as: Mr. Leeds
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Fantasy, Mystery
Release: 2006
Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect his new friend from the creatures that are determined to keep her in our world.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bryce Dallas Howard movies?

TOP 17:
Ricki and the Flash
Ricki and the Flash
Bill Irwin as: Single Dad
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Release: 2015
Meryl Streep stars as Ricki Rendazzo, a guitar heroine who made a world of mistakes as she followed her dreams of rock-and-roll stardom. Returning home, Ricki gets a shot at redemption and a chance to make things right as she faces the music with her family.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sebastian Stan movies?

TOP 16:
Higher Ground
Higher Ground
Bill Irwin as: Pastor Bud
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2011
Vera Farmiga's directorial debut, HIGHER GROUND, depicts the landscape of a tight-knit spiritual community thrown off-kilter when one of their own begins to question her faith. Inspired by screenwriter Carolyn S. Briggs' memoir This Dark World, the film tells the story of a thoughtful woman's struggles with belief, love, and trust - in human relationships as well as in God.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Boyd Holbrook movies?


TOP 15:

My Blue Heaven

My Blue Heaven
Bill Irwin as: Kirby
Genre: Action, Comedy
Release: 1990
FBI agent Barney Coopersmith is assigned to protect former Mafia figure turned informant Vincent Antonelli. In the witness protection program one is supposed to keep a low profile, but that is something that Antonelli has trouble doing. Coopersmith certainly has his hands full keeping Antonelli away from the Mafia hitmen who want to stop him testifying, not to mention the nightclubs...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Rick Moranis movies?

TOP 14:

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit
Bill Irwin as: Unnamed Brother #1
Genre: Music, Comedy
Release: 1993
Deloris Van Cartier is again asked to don the nun's habit to help a run-down Catholic school, presided over by Mother Superior. And if trying to reach out to a class full of uninterested students wasn't bad enough, the sisters discover that the school is due to be closed by the unscrupulous chief of a local authority.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alanna Ubach movies?

TOP 13:

Rachel Getting Married

Rachel Getting Married
Bill Irwin as: Paul
Genre: Drama
Release: 2008
A young woman who has been in and out from rehab for the past 10 years returns home for the weekend for her sister's wedding.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Rosemarie DeWitt movies?


TOP 12:

A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Bill Irwin as: Tom Snout
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Release: 1999
A film adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy about lovers whose romantic affections are manipulated by fairy magic. The setting is updated to a Tuscan hill town in the late 19th century.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Anna Friel movies?

TOP 11:

The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate
Bill Irwin as: Scoutmaster
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2004
Years after his squad was ambushed during the Gulf War, Major Ben Marco finds himself having terrible nightmares. He begins to doubt that his fellow squad-mate Sergeant Raymond Shaw, now a vice-presidential candidate, is the hero he remembers him being. As Marco's doubts deepen, Shaw's political power grows, and, when Marco finds a mysterious implant embedded in his back, the memory of what really happened begins to return.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Henry Silva movies?

TOP 10:

Igby Goes Down

Igby Goes Down
Bill Irwin as: Lt. Ernest Smith, Pershing Academy
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2002
A young man's peculiar upbringing renders him unable to competently cope with the struggle of growing up.


TOP 9:

Hot Shots!

Hot Shots!
Bill Irwin as: Buzz Harley
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Release: 1991
Recruited to join a top-secret mission for the Air Force, a renegade pilot finds himself coping with an incompetent admiral and a carefully selected squadron of flyers who are either inept or half-blind.

TOP 8:

How the Grinch Stole Christmas

How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Bill Irwin as: Lou Lou Who
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2000
Inside a snowflake exists the magical land of Whoville. In Whoville, live the Whos, an almost mutated sort of Munchkin-like people. All the Whos love Christmas, yet just outside of their beloved Whoville lives the Grinch. The Grinch is a nasty creature that hates Christmas, and plots to steal it away from the Whos, whom he equally abhors. Yet a small child, Cindy Lou Who, decides to try befriending the Grinch.

TOP 7:

Irresistible

Irresistible
Bill Irwin as: Elton Chambers
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2020
A Democratic political consultant helps a retired Marine colonel run for mayor in a small, conservative Wisconsin town.

TOP 6:

Confirmation

Confirmation
Bill Irwin as: Senator Jack Danforth
Genre: Drama, History, TV Movie
Release: 2016
Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the United States' Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill, testifies that he had sexually harassed her.


TOP 5:

Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin

Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin
Bill Irwin as: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2003
Brilliant, long in-the-works story of the life and art of the world's greatest comedian and the cinema's first genius, Charlie Chaplin. Produced, written and directed by renowned film critic Richard Schickel.

TOP 4:

Across the Universe

Across the Universe
Bill Irwin as: Uncle Teddy
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Release: 2007
When young dockworker Jude leaves Liverpool to find his estranged father in America, he is swept up by the waves of change that are re-shaping the nation. Jude falls in love with Lucy, a rich but sheltered American girl who joins the growing anti-war movement in New York's Greenwich Village. As the body count in Vietnam rises, political tensions at home spiral out of control and the star-crossed lovers find themselves in a psychedelic world gone mad.

TOP 3:

Eight Men Out

Eight Men Out
Bill Irwin as: Eddie Collins
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1988
The great Chicago White Sox team of 1919 is the saddest team to ever win a pennent. The team is bitter at their penny pincher owner, Charles Comiskey, and at their own teammates. Gamblers take advantage of this opportunity to offer some players $ to throw the series (Most of the players didn't get as much as promised.) But Buck Weaver and the great Shoeless Joe Jackson turn back at the last minute to try and play their best. The Sox actually almost come back from a 3-1 deficit. 2 years later, the truth breaks out and the Sox are sued on multiple accounts. They are found innocent by the jury but baseball commissioner Landis has other plans. The eight players are suspended for life, and Buck Weaver, for the rest of his life, tries to clear his name.

TOP 2:

The Laramie Project

The Laramie Project
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2002
"The Laramie Project" is set in and around Laramie, Wyoming, in the aftermath of the murder of 21-year-old Matthew Shepard. To create the stage version of "The Laramie Project," the eight-member New York-based Tectonic Theatre Project traveled to Laramie, Wyoming, recording hours of interviews with the town's citizens over a two-year period. The film adaptation dramatizes the troupe's visit, using the actual words from the transcripts to create a portrait of a town forced to confront itself.

TOP 1:

Interstellar

Interstellar
Bill Irwin as: TARS (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction
Release: 2014
The adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.



If you like the best Bill Irwin movies, then you will also like the best Sebastian Stan movies, where many of their films coincide.