Best Patricia Clarkson movies

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Best Patricia Clarkson movies
We present our ranking of the best Patricia Clarkson 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 Patricia Clarkson.

TOP 25:
The Pledge
The Pledge
Patricia Clarkson as: Margaret Larsen
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 2001
A police chief about to retire pledges to help a woman find her daughter's killer.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Dale Dickey movies?

TOP 24:
Friends with Benefits
Friends with Benefits
Patricia Clarkson as: Lorna
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Release: 2011
Dylan and Jamie think it's going to be easy to add the simple act of sex to their friendship, despite what Hollywood romantic comedies would have them believe. They soon discover however that getting physical really does always lead to complications.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Richard Jenkins movies?


TOP 23:
High Art
High Art
Patricia Clarkson as: Greta
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1998
A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Radha Mitchell movies?

TOP 22:
Legendary
Legendary
Patricia Clarkson as: Sharon
Genre: Drama
Release: 2010
A book-smart teenager joins his school's wrestling team as a way to reunite his surviving family members, who split apart after the death of his father, a college wrestling legend, 10 years ago.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Tyler Posey movies?

TOP 21:
2081
2081
Patricia Clarkson as: Narrator
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2009
2081 depicts a dystopian future in which, thanks to the 212th Amendment to the Constitution and the unceasing vigilance of the United States Handicapper General, everyone is "finally equal...." The strong wear weights, the beautiful wear masks and the intelligent wear earpieces that fire off loud noises to keep them from taking unfair advantage.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Armie Hammer movies?


TOP 20:
Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
Patricia Clarkson as: Ava Paige
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2015
Thomas and his fellow Gladers face their greatest challenge yet: searching for clues about the mysterious and powerful organization known as WCKD. Their journey takes them to the Scorch, a desolate landscape filled with unimaginable obstacles. Teaming up with resistance fighters, the Gladers take on WCKD’s vastly superior forces and uncover its shocking plans for them all.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Aidan Gillen movies?

TOP 19:
Easy A
Easy A
Patricia Clarkson as: Rosemary Penderghast
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2010
Olive, an average high school student, sees her below-the-radar existence turn around overnight once she decides to use the school's gossip grapevine to advance her social standing. Now her classmates are turning against her and the school board is becoming concerned, including her favorite teacher and the distracted guidance counselor. With the support of her hilariously idiosyncratic parents and a little help from a long-time crush, Olive attempts to take on her notorious new identity and crush the rumor mill once and for all.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Malcolm McDowell movies?

TOP 18:
Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Patricia Clarkson as: Judy Nash
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Javier Bardem movies?


TOP 17:
Playing by Heart
Playing by Heart
Patricia Clarkson as: Allison
Genre: Drama
Release: 1998
Eleven articulate people work through affairs of the heart in L.A. Paul produces Hannah's TV cooking show. Mark is dying of AIDS. Men have scalded Meredith so she rebuffs Trent's charm, but he persists. The trendy, prolix Joan tries to pull the solitary Keenan into her orbit. An adulterous couple meet at hotels for evening sex. Hugh tells tall tales, usually tragic, to women in bars.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ryan Phillippe movies?

TOP 16:
The Safety of Objects
The Safety of Objects
Patricia Clarkson as: Annette Jennings
Genre: Drama
Release: 2002
In a suburban landscape, the lives of several families interlace with loss, despair and personal crisis. Esther Gold has lost focus on all but caring for her comatose son, Paul, and neglects her daughter and husband. Lawyer Jim Train is devoted to his career, not his family. Helen Christianson wants to find a new spark in life, while Annette Jennings tries to rebuild hers.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Moira Kelly movies?

TOP 15:

Good Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.
Patricia Clarkson as: Shirley Wershba
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2005
The story of journalist Edward R. Murrow's stand against Senator Joseph McCarthy's anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Ray Wise movies?


TOP 14:

Miracle

Miracle
Patricia Clarkson as: Patty Brooks
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2004
When college coach Herb Brooks is hired to helm the 1980 U.S. men's Olympic hockey team, he brings a unique and brash style to the ice. After assembling a team of hot-headed college all-stars, who are humiliated in an early match, Brooks unites his squad against a common foe: the heavily-favored Soviet team.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Martin Henderson movies?

TOP 13:

Whatever Works

Whatever Works
Patricia Clarkson as: Marietta
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2009
Whatever Works explores the relationship between a crotchety misanthrope, Boris and a naïve, impressionable young runaway from the south, Melody. When Melody's uptight parents arrive in New York to rescue her, they are quickly drawn into wildly unexpected romantic entanglements. Everyone discovers that finding love is just a combination of lucky chance and appreciating the value of "whatever works."
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jessica Hecht movies?

TOP 12:

Far from Heaven

Far from Heaven
Patricia Clarkson as: Eleanor Fine
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2002
In 1950s Connecticut, a housewife faces a marital crisis and mounting racial tensions in the outside world.

TOP 11:

Lars and the Real Girl

Lars and the Real Girl
Patricia Clarkson as: Dr. Dagmar Berman
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2007
Extremely shy Lars finds it impossible to make friends or socialize. His brother and sister-in-law worry about him, so when he announces that he has a girlfriend he met on the Internet, they are overjoyed. But Lars' new lady is a life-size plastic woman. On the advice of a doctor, his family and the rest of the community go along with his delusion.


TOP 10:

The Maze Runner

The Maze Runner
Patricia Clarkson as: Ava Paige
Genre: Action, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2014
Set in a post-apocalyptic world, young Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they're all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow “runners” for a shot at escape.

TOP 9:

Maze Runner: The Death Cure

Maze Runner: The Death Cure
Patricia Clarkson as: Ava Paige
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Release: 2018
Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on their final and most dangerous mission yet. To save their friends, they must break into the legendary Last City, a WCKD-controlled labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all. Anyone who makes it out alive will get answers to the questions the Gladers have been asking since they first arrived in the maze.

TOP 8:

Jumanji

Jumanji
Patricia Clarkson as: Carol Anne Parrish
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Release: 1995
When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for freedom is to finish the game, which proves risky as all three find themselves running from giant rhinoceroses, evil monkeys and other terrifying creatures.

TOP 7:

Phoebe in Wonderland

Phoebe in Wonderland
Patricia Clarkson as: Miss Dodger
Genre: Drama
Release: 2008
The fantastical tale of a little girl who won't - or can't - follow the rules. Confounded by her clashes with the rule-obsessed world around her, Phoebe seeks enlightenment from her unconventional drama teacher, even as her brilliant but anguished mother looks to Phoebe herself for inspiration.

TOP 6:

One Day

One Day
Patricia Clarkson as: Alison Mayhew
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2011
A romantic comedy centered on Dexter and Emma, who first meet during their graduation in 1988 and proceed to keep in touch regularly. The film follows what they do on July 15 annually, usually doing something together.


TOP 5:

The Station Agent

The Station Agent
Patricia Clarkson as: Olivia Harris
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2003
When his only friend dies, a man born with dwarfism moves to rural New Jersey to live a life of solitude, only to meet a chatty hot dog vendor and a woman dealing with her own personal loss.

TOP 4:

Dogville

Dogville
Patricia Clarkson as: Vera
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2003
A barren soundstage is stylishly utilized to create a minimalist small-town setting in which a mysterious woman named Grace hides from the criminals who pursue her. The town is two-faced and offers to harbor Grace as long as she can make it worth their effort, so Grace works hard under the employ of various townspeople to win their favor. Tensions flare, however, and Grace's status as a helpless outsider provokes vicious contempt and abuse from the citizens of Dogville.

TOP 3:

The Untouchables

The Untouchables
Patricia Clarkson as: Catherine Ness
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Release: 1987
Young Treasury Agent Elliot Ness arrives in Chicago and is determined to take down Al Capone, but it's not going to be easy because Capone has the police in his pocket. Ness meets Jimmy Malone, a veteran patrolman and probably the most honorable one on the force. He asks Malone to help him get Capone, but Malone warns him that if he goes after Capone, he is going to war.

TOP 2:

Shutter Island

Shutter Island
Patricia Clarkson as: Rachel 2
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2010
World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.

TOP 1:

The Green Mile

The Green Mile
Patricia Clarkson as: Melinda 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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