Best James Cromwell movies

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Best James Cromwell movies
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TOP 25:
Snow Falling on Cedars
Snow Falling on Cedars
Character: Judge Fielding
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1999
In the 1950s, a Japanese-American fisherman is suspected of killing his neighbour at sea—and race is a factor in the trial. So is reporter, Ishmael.

TOP 24:
The Longest Yard
The Longest Yard
Character: Warden Hazen
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2005
Pro quarter-back, Paul Crewe and former college champion and coach, Nate Scarboro are doing time in the same prison. Asked to put together a team of inmates to take on the guards, Crewe enlists the help of Scarboro to coach the inmates to victory in a football game 'fixed' to turn out quite another way.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Steve Austin movies?


TOP 23:
Explorers
Explorers
Character: Mr. Müller
Genre: Science Fiction, Family
Release: 1985
The visionary dreams of three curious and adventuresome young boys become an exciting reality in Explorers, the action-fantasy from director Joe Dante, who combines keen humor, warmth and fantasy with unexpected twists. In their makeshift laboratory, the boys use an amazing discovery and their ingenuity to build their own spaceship and launch themselves on a fantastic interplanetary journey.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Robert Picardo movies?

TOP 22:
Space Cowboys
Space Cowboys
Character: Bob Gerson
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 2000
Frank Corvin, ‘Hawk’ Hawkins, Jerry O'Neill and ‘Tank’ Sullivan were hotdog members of Project Daedalus, the Air Force's test program for space travel, but their hopes were dashed in 1958 with the formation of NASA and the use of trained chimps. They blackmail their way into orbit when Russia's mysterious ‘Ikon’ communications satellite's orbit begins to degrade and threatens to crash to Earth.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Loren Dean movies?

TOP 21:
Revenge of the Nerds
Revenge of the Nerds
Character: Mr. Skolnick
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1984
At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity. So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they're instantly rejected by every house on campus. Deciding to start their own fraternity to protect their outcast brothers, the campus nerds soon find themselves in a battle royale as the Alpha Betas try to crush their new rivals.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Courtney Thorne-Smith movies?


TOP 20:
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
Character: Benjamin Lockwood
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2018
Three years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the isla Nublar, so Claire Dearing, the former park manager, recruits Owen Grady to help prevent the extinction of the dinosaurs once again.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best BD Wong movies?

TOP 19:
Daddy Long Legs
Daddy Long Legs
Character: Extra (uncredited)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Release: 1955
Wealthy American, Jervis Pendleton has a chance encounter at a French orphanage with a cheerful 18-year-old residen, and anonymously pays for her education at a New England college. She writes letters to her mysterious benefactor regularly, but he never writes back. Several years later, he visits her at school, while still concealing his identity, and—despite their large age difference—they soon fall in love.

TOP 18:
RKO 281
RKO 281
Character: William Randolph Hearst
Genre: History, Drama
Release: 1999
A film about the making of Citizen Kane. Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Roy Scheider movies?


TOP 17:
Fail Safe
Fail Safe
Character: Gordon Knapp
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2000
Cold War tensions climb to a fever pitch when a U.S. bomber is accidentally ordered to drop a nuclear warhead on Moscow.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Henry Fonda movies?

TOP 16:
I, Robot
I, Robot
Character: Dr. Alfred Lanning
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Release: 2004
In 2035, where robots are common-place and abide by the three laws of robotics, a techno-phobic cop investigates an apparent suicide. Suspecting that a robot may be responsible for the death, his investigation leads him to believe that humanity may be in danger.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bridget Moynahan movies?

TOP 15:

The Snow Walker

The Snow Walker
Character: Walter "Shep" Shepherd
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Release: 2003
A bush pilot in nothern Canada who with the aid of modernity thinks he can handle it all & knows it all. After reluctantly agreeing to transport a local indian girl to a medical facility his light plane crashes & they have to survive whilst finding their way back to civilization. Along the journey the man finds a new respect for the native ways as they battle to survive the elements.


TOP 14:

The Queen

The Queen
Character: Prince Philip
Genre: Drama
Release: 2006
The Queen is an intimate behind the scenes glimpse at the interaction between HM Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Tony Blair during their struggle, following the death of Diana, to reach a compromise between what was a private tragedy for the Royal family and the public's demand for an overt display of mourning.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Antonio Resines movies?

TOP 13:

Secretariat

Secretariat
Character: Ogden Phipps
Genre: Drama
Release: 2010
Housewife and mother Penny Chenery agrees to take over her ailing father's Virginia-based Meadow Stables, despite her lack of horse-racing knowledge. Against all odds, Chenery - with the help of veteran trainer Lucien Laurin - manages to navigate the male-dominated business, ultimately fostering the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Scott Glenn movies?

TOP 12:

The Promise

The Promise
Character: Henry Morgenthau Sr.
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Release: 2016
Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, a love triangle develops between Mikael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated artist Ana, and Chris, a renowned American journalist based in Paris.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Charlotte Le Bon movies?

TOP 11:

The People vs. Larry Flynt

The People vs. Larry Flynt
Character: Charles Keating
Genre: Drama
Release: 1996
Larry Flynt is the hedonistically obnoxious, but indomitable, publisher of Hustler magazine. The film recounts his struggle to make an honest living publishing his girlie magazine and how it changes into a battle to protect the freedom of speech for all people.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Norm Macdonald movies?


TOP 10:

Still Mine

Still Mine
Character: Craig Morrison
Genre: Drama
Release: 2012
An elderly couple fight against local authorities in rural New Brunswick to build their final home.

TOP 9:

Becoming Jane

Becoming Jane
Character: Mr. Austen
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2007
A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Helen McCrory movies?

TOP 8:

Star Trek: First Contact

Star Trek: First Contact
Character: Dr. Zefram Cochrane
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 1996
The Borg, a relentless race of cyborgs, are on a direct course for Earth. Violating orders to stay away from the battle, Captain Picard and the crew of the newly-commissioned USS Enterprise E pursue the Borg back in time to prevent the invaders from changing Federation history and assimilating the galaxy.

TOP 7:

Marshall

Marshall
Character: The Judge
Genre: Drama
Release: 2017
Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, battles through one of his career-defining cases.

TOP 6:

Murder by Death

Murder by Death
Character: Marcel
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1976
Lionel Twain invites the world's five greatest detectives to a 'dinner and murder'. Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false identities and more plot turns and twists than are decently allowed.


TOP 5:

The Artist

The Artist
Character: Clifton
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Release: 2011
Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.

TOP 4:

Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron

Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron
Character: The Colonel (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Western, Family
Release: 2002
As a wild stallion travels across the frontiers of the Old West, he befriends a young human and finds true love with a mare.

TOP 3:

Big Hero 6

Big Hero 6
Character: Professor Robert Callaghan (voice)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2014
The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.

TOP 2:

L.A. Confidential

L.A. Confidential
Character: Cap. Dudley Liam Smith
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Release: 1997
Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slayings of the patrons at an all-night diner.

TOP 1:

The Green Mile

The Green Mile
Character: Warden Hal Moores
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Release: 1999
A supernatural tale set on death row in a Southern prison, where gentle giant John Coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal people's ailments. When the cell block's head guard, Paul Edgecomb, recognizes Coffey's miraculous gift, he tries desperately to help stave off the condemned man's execution.



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