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List of Ben Foster Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Bang Bang You're Dead (2002)
14
2
Bang Bang You're Dead
14
2

Trevor Adams is a high school student who is harassed by bullies. Eventually, in order to fit in normal high school life, he joins a theater group, and is chosen to star in a school play about school shootings. However, many people demand the play to be cancelled.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Trevor Adams
Director:
Guy Ferland
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tom Cavanagh, Janel Moloney, Eric Johnson, Jane McGregor
2. Hell or High Water (2016)
18
2
Hell or High Water
R
18
2

Brothers Toby and Tanner Howard start robbing branches of the Texas Midlands Bank to save the ranch left by their mother. However, their last robbery leads to a confrontation with the town’s people and a pursuit by two Texas rangers. The brothers try to make it out alive but suffer devastating consequences. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Tanner Howard
Director:
David Mackenzie
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Western
Star Cast:
Jeff Bridges, Chris Pine, Katy Mixon, Dale Dickey, Buck Taylor
3. 3:10 to Yuma (2007)
15
2
3:10 to Yuma
R
15
2

3:10 to Yuma is a Western drama that features a poor Civil War veteran and rancher who is entrusted with delivering a notorious outlaw to the authorities in another city. It stars Russell Crowe as the outlaw and Christian Bale as the rancher who agrees to the task in return for a reward to repay his debts and restore his honor.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charlie Prince
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Adventure, Western
4. Lone Survivor (2013)
13
2
Lone Survivor
R
13
2

Set during the Afghanistan war, the movie depicts the true story of four American navy SEALs Marcus Luttrell, Michael P. Murphy, Danny Dietz, and Matthew ‘Axe’ Axelson. During a surveillance mission, they are surrounded and outnumbered by Taliban fighters. In the ensuing battle, only Michael Luttrell survives with the help of local Pashtun villagers. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Matt 'Axe' Axelson
Director:
Peter Berg
Genres:
Action, Thriller, War, Biography, Drama
5. 11:14 (2003)
12
2
11:14
TV-MA
12
2

In a small American suburb, Middletown, apparently random yet interconnected series of incidents involving different sets of people come together at exactly the same time during early hours of night. The unrelated and peculiar stories of 5 different groups of people, though not connected at first, converge to revolve around 2 automobile accidents, both happening at 11:14.  

 

As:
Cast
Director:
Greg Marcks
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Patrick Swayze, Hilary Swank, Rachael Leigh Cook, Henry Thomas, Barbara Hershey, Clark Gregg
6. Hostiles (2017)
11
2
Hostiles
11
2

This Western adventure drama film takes us to 1892. It tells the story of Joseph Blocker, a legendary Army Captain, who agrees to escort a dying Cheyenne war chief and his family back to their land through dangerous territory. However, the mission seems far more difficult than they imagined.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Scott Cooper
Genres:
Adventure, Western, Drama
Star Cast:
7. Phone Booth (2002)
11
2
Phone Booth
R
11
2

Stuart Shepard, a two-timing publicist in New York City, is forced to accept the truth by a mysterious sniper, who reveals his infidelity to his wife and girlfriend. What follows is a nail-biting, edge-of-the-seat thriller that revolves around a phone booth conversation between the sniper and Stuart.     

As:
Cast, uncredited
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action, Mystery
8. Alpha Dog (2006)
15
2
Alpha Dog
R
15
2

Johnny Truelove, a young drug dealer is living the high life, thanks to his supplier dad Sonny. However, when Jake Mazursky, a dangerous junkie fails to pay, Johnny and his right-hand man Frankie, kidnap Jake’s brother, Zack. Tragic consequences await as they find themselves out of their depth. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Nick Cassavetes
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Crime
9. The Messenger (2009)
11
2
The Messenger
R
11
2

Will Montgomery, an American soldier, gets injured during war. Shortly after, he finds himself in an ethical dilemma, after he finds himself attracted to a widow of a fallen officer. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Staff Sergeant Will Montgomery
Director:
Oren Moverman
Genres:
War, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
11. Warcraft (2016)
12
2
Warcraft
PG-13
12
2

Based on the video game series of the same name, the film Warcraft portrays the initial encounters between the humans and the orcs. The clashes take place in a variety of locations established in the video game series. Despite receiving negative reviews, the film became the highest-grossing video game adaptation of all time.

As:
Cast
Role:
Medivh
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Travis Fimmel, Glenn Close, Paula Patton, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell
12. Pandorum (2009)
11
2
Pandorum
R
11
2

Pandorum is a science fiction horror film which is about two astronauts who wake up in a spacecraft. They see that all their colleagues are missing, and they are unable to remember who they were, or what their mission was. Things get worse when it appears that they are not alone on the spaceship.

As:
Cast
Role:
Bower
Director:
Christian Alvart
Genres:
Mystery, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Dennis Quaid, Norman Reedus, Cung Le, Cam Gigandet
13. The Finest Hours (2016)
10
2
The Finest Hours
PG-13
10
2

This action thriller film portrays how four coast guards, who get caught in a deadly storm, give their all to rescue the survivors, after an oil-tanker split in half, and traps its crew.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Richard Livesey
Director:
Craig Gillespie
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Drama, History
Star Cast:
14. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
13
3
X-Men: The Last Stand
TV-G
13
3

The third film of the X-Men series, the movie revolves around a 'cure', which can apparently turn any mutant into a regular human being. This leads to outrage, and eventually a war is seen to be imminent. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Brett Ratner
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
15. Hostage (2005)
14
2
Hostage
R
14
2

Police chief and former negotiator, Jeff Talley, finds himself in a hostage negotiation situation when two brothers Dennis and Kevin and a psychopath named Mars take Walter Smith and his two children hostage. Unfortunately, Talley must also contend with a crime syndicate who have an agenda of their own against Smith. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mars Krupcheck
Director:
Florent-Emilio Siri
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Mystery, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
16. The Mechanic (2011)
12
2
The Mechanic
R
12
2

Arthur Bishop is a ‘mechanic’ a professional assassin, who is instructed by his boss Dean to kill his former mentor and friend Harry. Arthur later rescues Harry’s son Steve and starts training him as a hitman. Gradually, he learns Dean framed Arthur and must kill him. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Steve McKenna
Director:
Simon West
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
17. 30 Days of Night (2007)
11
2
30 Days of Night
R
11
2

The isolated town of Barrow, Alaska, which experiences a month-long polar night each year, is one year attacked by a group of blood-thirsty vampires that mercilessly slaughters most of the townspeople. Sheriff Eben Oleson, his estranged wife Stella, and his brother Jake hide with few other survivors in a boarded-up house, waiting for the next sunrise.

As:
Cast
Role:
The Stranger
Director:
David Slade
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Josh Hartnett, Manu Bennett, Mark Boone Junior, Danny Huston
18. The Punisher (2004)
13
2
The Punisher
R
13
2

Based on a Marvel Comics character, The Punisher is the story of Frank Castle, an undercover agent whose entire family is wiped out at a family reunion by a vengeful mobster Howard Saint, while Castle is left for dead. Embittered by inadequacy of law, Castle turns Vigilante, starting a one-man war against criminals. According to him, he doesn’t pursue revenge, but punishment.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Jonathan Hensleigh
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
John Travolta, Thomas Jane, Kevin Nash, Roy Scheider, Antoni Corone, A. Russell Andrews
20. Contraband (2012)
11
2
Contraband
R
11
2

Former smuggler Chris Faraday has left the criminal ways behind to lead a normal family life. When his brother-in-law Andy gets into trouble with drug-lord Briggs, Chris is forced to return to his old work, and sets out in a freighter to get counterfeit bills from Panama. However, Briggs has no qualms in using Chris’s family to force him into smuggling drugs. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Baltasar Kormákur
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
21. Kill Your Darlings (2013)
11
2
Kill Your Darlings
R
11
2

Kill Your Darlings is a 2013 American biographical romantic drama film, which revolves around the great poets of the Beat Generation, including Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.  When a murder occurs, it draws all of them together. 

As:
Cast
Role:
William Burroughs
Director:
John Krokidas
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Thriller, Romance
22. Big Trouble (2002)
10
2
Big Trouble
PG-13
10
2

Big Trouble is an American crime comedy film which revolves around the lives of several people in Miami. Their lives get complicated due to a mysterious valuable suitcase. At the same time, it also changes their lives for good.

As:
Cast
Director:
Barry Sonnenfeld
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Thriller
23. The Program (2015)
11
2
The Program
R
11
2

The Program is biographical sports drama film which revolves around a sports journalist who is convinced that Lance Armstrong had used banned substances, which is why he was able to perform amazingly at the Tour de France.  He begins to look for evidence that will expose Armstrong.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lance Armstrong
Director:
Stephen Frears
Genres:
Sport, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Dustin Hoffman, Jesse Plemons, Chris O'Dowd, Lee Pace
24. Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013)
9
2
Ain't Them Bodies Saints
R
9
2

This romantic crime drama film tells the story of Bob and Ruth, a couple who gets involved in criminal activities. When they are caught, Bob takes the blame and goes to prison. Meanwhile, Ruth gives birth to their daughter. Four years later, Bob manages to escape from prison, and tries to reconnect with his family.

As:
Cast
Role:
Patrick Wheeler
Director:
David Lowery
Genres:
Romance, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
26. Inferno (2016)
10
2
Inferno
PG-13
10
2

Robert Langdon wakes up with amnesia in an Italian hospital and is helped by attending doctor Sienna Brooks to escape following an assassination attempt. They soon learn about eccentric billionaire Bertrand Zobrist's deadly plot to reduce global population by releasing a superweapon and must race against time to piece together clues based on Dante's Inferno.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Crime, Adventure, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Irrfan Khan, Omar Sy, Sidse Babett Knudsen
27. 360 (2011)
9
2
360
R
9
2

Set in the 21st century, 360 is a romantic suspense drama film which revolves around different people living across various cities and countries. The film shows how their lives are all interconnected.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Fernando Meirelles
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Jude Law, Rachel Weisz, Jamel Debbouze, Lucia Siposová, Gabriela Marcinková, Johannes Krisch
29. Rock'n Roll (2017)
9
2
Rock'n Roll
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Guillaume Canet
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Marion Cotillard, Johnny Hallyday, Gilles Lellouche, Guillaume Canet, Philippe Lefebvre, Camille Rowe
31. Get Over It (2001)
10
2
Get Over It
PG-13
10
2

Based on William Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream,' the movie revolves around Berke Landers, a high school student who is going through a streak of hard luck. Surviving in a world where his ex-girlfriend is making his life bitter by dating a new hot guy in school, Berke decides to get her back. But the road to true love is never easy. Is it?

As:
Cast
Role:
Berke Landers
Director:
Tommy O'Haver
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
32. National Theatre Live: A Streetcar Named Desire (2014)
14
3
National Theatre Live: A Streetcar Named Desire
14
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Nick Wickham, Benedict Andrews
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Gillian Anderson, Lachele Carl, Clare Burt, Branwell Donaghey
33. North of South, West of East (2013)
12
2
North of South, West of East
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cass
Director:
Meredith Danluck
Star Cast:
Stella Schnabel, Sue Galloway, James Penfold, Erik Quintana
34. Blink (2009)
11
2
Blink
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
AJ
Director:
Silas Howard
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Julia Weldon, Heather Acs, Amber Martin
35. Galveston (2018)
14
2
Galveston
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Roy Cady
Director:
Mélanie Laurent
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Elle Fanning, Beau Bridges, María Valverde, Lili Reinhart
36. Leave No Trace (2018)
14
2
Leave No Trace
PG
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Will
Director:
Debra Granik
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jeff Kober, Dale Dickey, Isaiah Stone, Thomasin McKenzie
37. Until We Could (2014)
12
2
Until We Could
12
2
As:
Cast, Narrator
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Director:
David Lowery, Yen Tan
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Robin Wright, Richard Bates, Able Billheimer, Andre Bradford
38. Here (2011)
11
2
Here
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Will Shepard
Director:
Braden King
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Peter Coyote, Lubna Azabal, Datekiv Kharibyan, Nareg Duryan

TV Movie(s)

2. I've Been Waiting for You (1998)
8
2
I've Been Waiting for You
PG-13
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Charlie
Director:
Christopher Leitch
Genres:
Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Soleil Moon Frye, Sarah Chalke, Christian Campbell, Maggie Lawson
3. 1973 (1998)
11
2
1973
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Peter
Director:
Gail Mancuso
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
James Franco, Sam Horrigan, Bethany Joy Lenz, Tighe Swanson

Animation(s)

TV Shows and Videos

Chris Stapleton: Fire Away (2016)
Chris Stapleton: Fire Away
As:
Cast
Role:
Sherriff
Director:
Tim Mattia
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Margarita Levieva, Timothy Carr, Dean Shortland, Chris Stapleton
Flash Forward (1996)
Flash Forward
As:
Cast
Role:
Tucker James (26 episodes, 1996-1997)
Director:
Alex Chapple, John Bell, Milan Cheylov, Neill Fearnley, Graeme Lynch
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Ryan Gosling, Jewel Staite, Asia Vieira, Theodore Borders
You Wish (1997)
You Wish
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Rhys-Davies, Jerry Van Dyke, Kenneth Mars, John Ales
Kounterfeit (1996)
Kounterfeit
R
As:
Cast
Director:
John Asher
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Hilary Swank, Corbin Bernsen, Bobbie Brown, Bruce Payne, Rob Stewart