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List of Anna Kendrick Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Pitch Perfect (2012)
108
4
Pitch Perfect
PG-13
108
4

Forced to attend college by her father, Beca, an aspiring DJ, reluctantly joins the Barden Bellas, the all-female a cappella group at Barden University. After she meets Jesse from the rival all-male group, she finds renewed interest in winning the college music competitions and takes initiative in reorganizing the group's decade-old playlist by incorporating contemporary tunes.

As:
Cast
Role:
Beca
Director:
Jason Moore
Genres:
Romance, Music, Comedy
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Musical Moment
2. The Accountant (2016)
83
7
The Accountant
R
83
7

An intensely dark and thrilling film that follows the life of Christian Wolff, a certified public accountant who works with criminal and terrorist organizations, The Accountant is also known for its action sequences featuring Pencak silat, an Indonesian martial art.

 

As:
Cast
Role:
Dana Cummings
Director:
Gavin O'Connor
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Drama, Crime
3. Mr. Right (2015)
98
9
Mr. Right
R
98
9

A young woman Martha falls for a guy named Francis, whom she believes is the perfect guy for her. However, as their relationship develops, it turns out that Francis is actually a hitman on the run from the crime cartels he worked for. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Martha McKay
Director:
Paco Cabezas
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Sam Rockwell, Tim Roth, James Ransone, Anson Mount
4. Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
83
4
Pitch Perfect 2
PG-13
83
4

The Bellas are enjoying three consecutive ICCA champions win. However, a wardrobe malfunction in front of President Obama leads to a huge scandal and their subsequent suspension from the ICCAs. Their only way to get reinstated is to win the World Championship of Acappella, something no American team has ever achieved and which requires them to beat the super impressive German group. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Beca
Director:
Genres:
Music, Comedy
5. Up in the Air (2009)
44
3
Up in the Air
R
44
3

Ryan Bingham, a professional downsizing expert, constantly travels across the country, sometimes meeting Alex, another frequent flier, and is close to achieving ten million frequent flyer miles. However, his lifestyle is threatened when his ambitious new colleague, Natalie, proposes termination via videoconferencing to cut expense, and Ryan must prove the importance of doing his job in-person.

As:
Cast
Role:
Natalie Keener
Director:
Jason Reitman
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Breakout Star
6. A Simple Favor (2018)
53
6
A Simple Favor
R
53
6

A Simple Favor is a black comedy mystery thriller film which revolves around Stephanie, a young single mother, who befriends an upper-class woman named Emily, whose child studies in the same elementary school as Stephanie’s. However, when Emily suddenly vanishes, Stephanie decides to investigate her disappearance.    

As:
Cast
Role:
Stephanie
Director:
Paul Feig
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
7. 50/50 (2011)
37
4
50/50
R
37
4

Adam Lerner, a 27-year-old radio journalist, is suddenly diagnosed with a malignant cancerous tumor in his spine and has a 50/50 chance of survival. As he begins chemotherapy, he develops a new outlook on his relationships with his overprotective mother Diane, shady girlfriend Rachael, frivolous best friend Kyle, as well as his new therapist Katherine.

As:
Cast
Role:
Katherine
Director:
Jonathan Levine
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
8. End of Watch (2012)
27
1
End of Watch
R
27
1

Two LAPD officers, Brian Taylor and Mike Zavala, are partners as well as close friends. After killing a gangster for self-protection, they are assigned to the dangerous parts of the city. While dealing with the clashes between black and Mexican gangs, they uncover drug and human-trafficking rackets. As a result, the two are hunted down by a powerful Mexican Cartel. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Janet
Director:
David Ayer
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Jake Gyllenhaal, David Harbour, America Ferrera, Frank Grillo, Michael Peña, Natalie Martinez
10. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
21
7
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
PG-13
21
7

Based on Bryan Lee O'Malley’s graphic novel series Scott Pilgrim, the movie is an action-comedy which portrays the romantic life and struggles of Sex Bob-Omb bassist Scott Pilgrim. He must win a competition to sign a record deal and battle an army of seven evil ex-boyfriends of his newest girlfriend Ramona Flowers.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Edgar Wright
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Romance
11. Into the Woods (2014)
40
9
Into the Woods
PG
40
9

Based on Grimm Brothers’ fairy tales, the movie starts with a baker and wife failing to have a child because of a witch’s curse. The witch will lift the curse if they can attain four objects. On their journey, they encounter Cinderella, Red Riding Hood, Jack, Rapunzel and many monsters and happy endings are not guaranteed.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Cinderella
Director:
Rob Marshall
Genres:
Drama, Musical, Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure
12. Rocket Science (2007)
13
4
Rocket Science
R
13
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Ginny Ryerson
Director:
Jeffrey Blitz
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Aaron Yoo, Jonah Hill, Nicholas D'Agosto, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Candace Hammer, Margo Martindale
13. Cake (2014)
17
3
Cake
R
17
3

When Nina, member of her chronic pain support group, commits suicide, former defense attorney Claire Bennett gets absorbed in the tragedy. Claire, who consumes heavy doses of painkillers for chronic pain which is constant reminder of a personal trauma, starts having recurrent hallucinations of Nina. As she seeks out Nina’s widower Roy, their shared pain of loss forms a touching bond of friendship. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Nina Collins
Director:
Daniel Barnz
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
14. Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016)
27
7
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
R
27
7

This film revolves around two brothers Mike and Dave, who post an online advertisement in the hope that they will find dates to bring to their sister’s wedding in Hawaii.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Alice
Director:
Jake Szymanski
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, Comedy
Star Cast:
Zac Efron, Kumail Nanjiani, Marc Maron, Wendy Williams, Adam Devine, Aubrey Plaza, Stephen Root
15. The Voices (2014)
15
3
The Voices
R
15
3

This black comedy horror film tells the story of a schizophrenic man working in a bathtub factory, who believes his pets can talk to him. He has a huge crush on his colleague, and she eventually agrees to go out with him, but things take a sinister turn, when he accidentally hits a deer with his car while dropping her home. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lisa
Director:
Marjane Satrapi
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Horror, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ryan Reynolds, Gemma Arterton, Jacki Weaver, Ella Smith
18. Camp (2003)
12
2
Camp
PG-13
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Todd Graff
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Daniel Letterle, Joanna Chilcoat, Robin de Jesus, Steven Cutts
19. Drinking Buddies (2013)
14
3
Drinking Buddies
R
14
3

In a Chicago micro-brewery, co-workers Kate and Luke are best friends who goofed around with each other. However, Luke plans to marry girlfriend Jill while Kate is serious about music-producer Chris. When they all spend a weekend at Chris’s cottage, Chris gets attracted to Jill and later breaks-up with Kate. As Kate gets upset, her behavior upsets Luke. So what’s brewing here? 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jill
Director:
Joe Swanberg
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis, Jake Johnson, Ron Livingston, Ti West
20. The Last Five Years (2014)
20
5
The Last Five Years
PG-13
20
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Cathy Hiatt
Director:
Richard LaGravenese
Genres:
Romance, Musical, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jeremy Jordan, Tamara Mintz, Cassandra Inman, Kate Meltzer
21. Noelle (2019)
7
0
Noelle
G
7
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Noelle Kringle
Director:
Marc Lawrence
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Shirley MacLaine, Bill Hader, Julie Hagerty, Kingsley Ben-Adir
22. Table 19 (2017)
22
6
Table 19
PG-13
22
6

Eloise McGarry is attending her friend Francie’s wedding, although she was dropped out as the maid of honor, as her ex-boyfriend Teddy, the bride’s brother had broken up with her. Things get complicated as she finds that she has to sit with a few unwelcome strangers.

As:
Cast
Role:
Eloise McGarry
Director:
Jeffrey Blitz
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Lisa Kudrow, Stephen Merchant, Rya Meyers, Charles Green, Craig Robinson
23. What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012)
20
4
What to Expect When You're Expecting
PG-13
20
4

This 2012 romantic comedy film follows the lives of five interconnected couples, who are looking forward to the surprises and thrills of having a baby for the first time. They eventually realize that parenthood demands a lot more than they imagined. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Kirk Jones
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
24. Twilight (2008)
29
4
Twilight
PG-13
29
4

The movie adaptation of Stephenie Meyer’s novel of the same name, Twilight is a romantic fantasy depicting the forbidden love between a vampire Edward Cullen and a human Bella Swan. A dedicated fan-base, stunning visual effects, blood, and romance turned the movie into an instant pop-classic and one of the highest-grossing movies of 2008. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Catherine Hardwicke
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Drama
25. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012)
21
4
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2
PG-13
21
4

Now a vampire, Bella trains with Edward to get used to her new life while watching over their fast-growing daughter Renesmee, who has been imprinted by Jacob as her protector. However, the Cullens need to gather allies to save their family from the Volturi, which consider Renesmee a threat to vampires due to a false allegation.

As:
Cast
Director:
Bill Condon
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Romance, Drama
26. Happy Christmas (2014)
13
3
Happy Christmas
R
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jenny
Director:
Joe Swanberg
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Melanie Lynskey, Mark Webber, Lena Dunham, Joe Swanberg
27. Life After Beth (2014)
10
2
Life After Beth
R
10
2

Life after Beth is a horror comedy film which tells the story of a guy named Zach, whose girlfriend passes away. However, he finds himself in a surprise when she mysteriously returns from the dead. Slowly he realizes that Beth is no longer the same person.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jeff Baena
Genres:
Horror, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
28. The Day Shall Come (2019)
2
0
The Day Shall Come
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Kendra Glack
Director:
Christopher Morris
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Rupert Friend, Miles Robbins, Kayvan Novak, Andrel McPherson
30. Get a Job (2016)
14
4
Get a Job
R
14
4

Get a Job is a comedy film which tells the story of Will Davis, whose life after graduating from college is not going too well. He is unable to find a lasting job, and things get even worse when his father tells him that he lost his job as well.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jillian Stewart
Director:
Dylan Kidd
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Bryan Cranston, Marc Maron, Miles Teller, Nicholas Braun, Brandon T. Jackson
31. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)
18
4
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1
PG-13
18
4

Bella, who decided to consummate her marriage to Edward while still a human, finds herself pregnant with their child, which is growing at an alarming rate, threatening her life. Meanwhile, the Cullens must protect themselves from the Wolf Pack which believes that the unborn child will become a threat to the wolves and the townspeople.

As:
Cast
Director:
Bill Condon
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Romance, Fantasy
32. Stowaway (2021)
0
0
Stowaway
TV-MA
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Zoe Levenson
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
33. Rapture-Palooza (2013)
11
3
Rapture-Palooza
R
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Lindsey Lewis
Director:
Paul Middleditch
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Ken Jeong, Craig Robinson, John Francis Daley, Rob Corddry, Ana Gasteyer
34. Elsewhere (2009)
5
6
Elsewhere
R
5
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah
Director:
Nathan Hope
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Paul Wesley, Tania Raymonde, Chuck Carter, Olivia Dawn York
35. The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)
15
3
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
PG-13
15
3

As her high-school graduation day approaches, Bella finds herself struggling to choose between her love for vampire Edward and werewolf Jacob. Meanwhile Seattle witnesses a series of killings as a malicious vampire begins creating an army of new-born vampires to take revenge on Edward and Bella.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jessica
Director:
David Slade
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Romance, Fantasy
36. The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)
19
4
The Twilight Saga: New Moon
PG-13
19
4

When Edward realises that his presence can actually harm Bella, he and his family leave Forks. Bella is heartbroken and depressed. Her long-time friend Jacob tries to keep her engaged and happy, but he has his own secrets. As Bella unravels new secrets from the supernatural world, she puts herself in new dangers.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jessica
Director:
Chris Weitz
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Romance, Fantasy
37. The Marc Pease Experience (2009)
1
3
The Marc Pease Experience
PG-13
1
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Meg Brickman
Director:
Todd Louiso
Genres:
Drama, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Jason Schwartzman, Jay Paulson, Ebon Moss-Bachrach

TV Movie(s)

40. The 67th Annual Tony Awards (2013)
2
1
The 67th Annual Tony Awards
TV-PG
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself - Presenter: Best Featured Actress in a Musical
Director:
Glenn Weiss
Genres:
Music, Musical, Documentary
Star Cast:
41. The Mayor (2003)
0
1
The Mayor
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Sadie Winterhalter
Director:
James Widdoes
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Feldman, Harry Groener, Samm Levine, Christine Ebersole, Jack Willis

Animation(s)

ParaNorman (2012)
ParaNorman
PG
Plot:

Eleven year old Norman Babcock is a bit of an outsider both at school and in his family. His claim that he can communicate with the dead makes things all the more difficult for him. But when his town Blithe Hollow is under threat, Norman is the only one who can fight the zombies, ghosts as well as humans to protect everyone around.

As:
Cast
Role:
Courtney Babcock
Director:
Chris Butler, Sam Fell
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Casey Affleck, Elaine Stritch, Leslie Mann, Alex Borstein, John Goodman, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Tucker Albrizzi
Trolls (2016)
Trolls
PG
Plot:

Small, colorful, and eternally happy creatures, the Trolls have only one thing to worry about, avoid being eaten by the mean, monstrous creatures, Bergens. The Bergens can only be happy by consuming Trolls. When some Trolls are captured by the Bergens, it is up to Princess Poppy and the pessimistic Troll Branch to recuse their friends. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Poppy
Director:
Walt Dohrn, Mike Mitchell
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Animation, Musical, Family
Trolls Holiday (2017)
Trolls Holiday
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Poppy
Director:
Joel Crawford
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Short, Musical, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Kunal Nayyar, Zooey Deschanel, James Corden, Kevin Michael Richardson

TV Shows and Videos

Anna Kendrick: Cups (Pitch Perfect's 'When I'm Gone') (2013)
Anna Kendrick: Cups (Pitch Perfect's 'When I'm Gone')
As:
Cast
Role:
Anna Kendrick
Director:
Jason Moore
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Christopher Bunyi, Rachel Marie Burgess, Chelsea Carmichael, Julianne Donelle
Ben Folds Five: Do It Anyway (2012)
Ben Folds Five: Do It Anyway
As:
Cast
Role:
Secretary
Director:
Philip Hodges
Genres:
Family, Short
Star Cast:
Ben Folds Five, Rob Corddry, Dave Goelz, Chris Hardwick
Love Life (2020)
Love Life
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Role:
Darby
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Anna Kendrick Goes K-Pop with F(x) (2013)
Anna Kendrick Goes K-Pop with F(x)
As:
Cast
Role:
Anna Kendrick
Director:
Andy Maxwell
Genres:
Short, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Krystal Jung, D'Arcy Carden, Sulli Choi, Fx

Anna Kendrick Awards

MTV Movie & TV Awards
Pitch Perfect Best Musical Moment 2013
Up in the Air Best Breakout Star 2010