Best Maggie Smith movies

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Best Maggie Smith movies
Today we present the best Maggie Smith movies. If you are a great movie fan, you will surely know most of them, but we hope to discover a movie that you have not yet seen ... and that you love! Let's go there with the best movies from Maggie Smith:

TOP 25:
Quartet
Quartet
Maggie Smith as: Jean Horton
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Release: 2012
The directorial debut of Dustin Hoffman, Quartet is a high-drama comedy about temperamental divas and old grudges, passion and pride, romance and Rigoletto. At a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is disrupted by the arrival of Jean, an eternal diva and former wife of one of the residents. Expect poignancy and plenty of laughs.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Billy Connolly movies?

TOP 24:
The First Wives Club
The First Wives Club
Maggie Smith as: Gunilla Garson Goldberg
Genre: Comedy
Release: 1996
After years of helping their hubbies climb the ladder of success, three mid-life Manhattanites have been dumped for a newer, curvier model. But the trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit their exes where it really hurts - in the wallet!
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kate Burton movies?


TOP 23:
Keeping Mum
Keeping Mum
Maggie Smith as: Grace Hawkins
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2005
A pastor preoccupied with writing the perfect sermon fails to realize that his wife is having an affair and his children are up to no good.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Patrick Swayze movies?

TOP 22:
Clash of the Titans
Clash of the Titans
Maggie Smith as: Thetis
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Release: 1981
To win the right to marry his love, the beautiful princess Andromeda, and fulfil his destiny, Perseus must complete various tasks including taming Pegasus, capturing Medusa's head, and battling the Kraken monster.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Claire Bloom movies?

TOP 21:
Sister Act
Sister Act
Maggie Smith as: Mother Superior
Genre: Music, Comedy
Release: 1992
A Reno singer witnesses a mob murder and the cops stash her in a nunnery to protect her from the mob's hitmen. The mother superior does not trust her, and takes steps to limit her influence on the other nuns. Eventually the singer rescues the failing choir and begins helping with community projects, which gets her an interview on TV—and identification by the mob.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alanna Ubach movies?


TOP 20:
Richard III
Richard III
Maggie Smith as: Duchess of York
Genre: Drama, War
Release: 1995
A murderous lust for the British throne sees Richard III (Ian McKellen) descend into madness. Though the setting is transposed to the 1930s, England is torn by civil war, split between the rivaling houses of York and Lancaster. Richard aspires to a fascist dictatorship, but must first remove the obstacles to his ascension -- among them his brother, his nephews and his brother's wife (Annette Bening). When the Duke of Buckingham (Jim Broadbent) deserts him, Richard's plans are compromised.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Annette Bening movies?

TOP 19:
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Maggie Smith as: Muriel Donnelly
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2011
British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways as the residents find new purpose in their old age.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Tom Wilkinson movies?

TOP 18:
Hook
Hook
Maggie Smith as: Granny Wendy
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Release: 1991
The boy who wasn't supposed grow up—Peter Pan—does just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. During his trip to see Granny Wendy in London, the vengeful Capt. Hook kidnaps Peter's kids and forces Peter to return to Neverland.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Robin Williams movies?


TOP 17:
Evil Under the Sun
Evil Under the Sun
Maggie Smith as: Daphne Castle
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1982
Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Roddy McDowall movies?

TOP 16:
Downton Abbey
Downton Abbey
Maggie Smith as: Violet Crawley
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2019
The beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mark Addy movies?

TOP 15:

Death on the Nile

Death on the Nile
Maggie Smith as: Miss Bowers
Genre: Mystery
Release: 1978
As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jack Warden movies?


TOP 14:

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Maggie Smith as: Jean Brodie
Genre: Drama
Release: 1969
A headstrong young teacher in a private school in 1930s Edinburgh ignores the curriculum and influences her impressionable 12 year old charges with her over-romanticized world view.

TOP 13:

Gosford Park

Gosford Park
Maggie Smith as: Constance Trentham
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2001
In 1930’s England, a group of pretentious rich and famous gather together for a weekend of relaxation at a hunting resort. But when a murder occurs, each one of these interesting characters becomes a suspect.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Eileen Atkins movies?

TOP 12:

A Room with a View

A Room with a View
Maggie Smith as: Charlotte Bartlett
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1985
When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperon Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views, fellow guests Mr Emerson and son George step in to remedy the situation. Meeting the Emersons could change Lucy's life forever but, once back in England, how will her experiences in Tuscany affect her marriage plans?
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Simon Callow movies?

TOP 11:

The Honey Pot

The Honey Pot
Maggie Smith as: Sarah Watkins
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 1967
A millionaire fakes a terminal illness to fleece his former girlfriends.


TOP 10:

The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden
Maggie Smith as: Mrs. Medlock
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Family
Release: 1993
A young British girl born and reared in India loses her neglectful parents in an earthquake. She is returned to England to live at her uncle's castle. Her uncle is very distant due to the loss of his wife ten years before. Neglected once again, she begins exploring the estate and discovers a garden that has been locked and neglected. Aided by one of the servants' boys, she begins restoring the garden, and eventually discovers some other secrets of the manor.

TOP 9:

Becoming Jane

Becoming Jane
Maggie Smith as: Lady Gresham
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2007
A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman.

TOP 8:

Murder by Death

Murder by Death
Maggie Smith as: Dora Charleston
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 7:

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Maggie Smith as: Minerva McGonagall
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2009
As Harry begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as 'Property of the Half-Blood Prince', and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's dark past.

TOP 6:

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Maggie Smith as: Minerva McGonagall
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2002
Cars fly, trees fight back, and a mysterious house-elf comes to warn Harry Potter at the start of his second year at Hogwarts. Adventure and danger await when bloody writing on a wall announces: The Chamber Of Secrets Has Been Opened. To save Hogwarts will require all of Harry, Ron and Hermione’s magical abilities and courage.


TOP 5:

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Maggie Smith as: Minerva McGonagall
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Release: 2007
Returning for his fifth year of study at Hogwarts, Harry is stunned to find that his warnings about the return of Lord Voldemort have been ignored. Left with no choice, Harry takes matters into his own hands, training a small group of students – dubbed 'Dumbledore's Army' – to defend themselves against the dark arts.

TOP 4:

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Maggie Smith as: Minerva McGonagall
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2005
Harry starts his fourth year at Hogwarts, competes in the treacherous Triwizard Tournament and faces the evil Lord Voldemort. Ron and Hermione help Harry manage the pressure – but Voldemort lurks, awaiting his chance to destroy Harry and all that he stands for.

TOP 3:

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Maggie Smith as: Minerva McGonagall
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2001
Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he learns to harness his newfound powers with the help of the school's kindly headmaster, Harry uncovers the truth about his parents' deaths -- and about the villain who's to blame.

TOP 2:

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Maggie Smith as: Minerva McGonagall
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2004
Harry, Ron and Hermione return to Hogwarts for another magic-filled year. Harry comes face to face with danger yet again, this time in the form of escaped convict, Sirius Black—and turns to sympathetic Professor Lupin for help.

TOP 1:

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Maggie Smith as: Minerva McGonagall
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2011
Harry, Ron and Hermione continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just as things begin to look hopeless for the young wizards, Harry discovers a trio of magical objects that endow him with powers to rival Voldemort's formidable skills.



If you like the best Maggie Smith movies, then you will also like the best Julie Walters movies, where many of their films coincide.