Special Report

31 Biggest Anthony Hopkins Movies, Ranked

Source: Courtesy of Lionsgate

21. RED 2 (2013)
> Fellow leads: Bruce Willis, Helen Mirren, John Malkovich
> Director: Dean Parisot
> Domestic box office: $53.26 million

Hopkins portrays a physicist whose covert actions during the Cold War come back to haunt him.

Source: Courtesy of Warner Bros.

20. Hearts in Atlantis (2001)
> Fellow leads: Anton Yelchin, Hope Davis, Mika Boorem
> Director: Scott Hicks
> Domestic box office: $24.19 million

As a boarder in a sleepy Maine town, Hopkins confides in his host’s son that he is on the run from powers unknown.

Source: Courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures

19. Hitchcock (2012)
> Fellow leads: Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson, Danny Huston
> Director: Sacha Gervasi
> Domestic box office: $6.01 million

Hopkins plays the famous filmmaker of the title in this film that tells the story of his relationship with his wife during the making of “Psycho.”

Source: Courtesy of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

18. Bobby (2006)
> Fellow leads: Demi Moore, Sharon Stone, Harry Belafonte
> Director: Emilio Estevez
> Domestic box office: $11.24 million

Hopkins joins an ensemble cast to play a retiree who was working at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles when Robert F. Kennedy was shot following his victory in the 1968 California Democratic presidential primary.

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

17. Meet Joe Black (1998)
> Fellow leads: Brad Pitt, Claire Forlani, Jake Weber
> Director: Martin Brest
> Domestic box office: $44.65 million

In this film, Hopkins is a wealthy media mogul confronted with the knowledge that he only has a few days left to live.