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List of Clive Owen Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Sin City (2005)
31
5
Sin City
R
31
5

Sin City tells four different but intertwined stories occurring in the fictional Basin City: an aging policeman saves a young girl from a pedophile and child-killer; a muscled brute avenges the death of his beloved; a man helps prostitutes from a corrupt cop, the abusive ex-boyfriend of his lover; and a poetic hitman who ties up loose ends.

Directed By:
2. The Bourne Identity (2002)
30
4
The Bourne Identity
PG-13
30
4

Based on a Robert Ludlum novel of the same name, The Bourne Identity is an action-packed thriller where the lead character, Jason Bourne, brilliantly portrayed by Matt Damon has lost all memory but discovers that he is being hunted. He embarks on a mission to unravel his identity and realizes that he is involved with CIA and its secrets.

Role:
The Professor
Starring:
Directed By:
Doug Liman
3. Inside Man (2006)
34
2
Inside Man
R
34
2

The plot of the movie revolves around an elaborate bank robbery planned by a perfectionist robber Dalton Russell. He takes hostages and detective Keith Frazier is called upon to take charge of the negotiations. The bank president, concerned about something important, hires his own negotiator. However, Russell and his team are always ahead.

Role:
Dalton Russell
Directed By:
4. Children of Men (2006)
27
8
Children of Men
R
27
8

Children of Men takes us to a dystopian future in the year 2027, where human beings are no longer able to procreate, as a result of infertility. The film revolves around Theo Faron, who helps a woman found mysteriously pregnant, in transporting her to safety. 

Role:
Theo Faron
Directed By:
5. King Arthur (2004)
47
3
King Arthur
PG-13
47
3

This 'realistic' portrayal of the legendary King Arthur shows him as a cavalry officer in the Roman army in the fifth century when the influence of the Roman Empire on Britannia is diminishing. Arthur and his men reluctantly accept one final mission against the invading Saxons that would put him on the British throne following a tragic battle.

Role:
Arthur
Directed By:
Antoine Fuqua
6. Croupier (1998)
25
2
Croupier
25
2

This crime drama film tells the story of a writer who finds a job as a croupier at a casino. He soon realizes that his life as a croupier would make a fantastic novel.

Role:
Jack Manfred
Starring:
Alex Kingston, Rhona Mitra, Alexander Morton, Nick Reding, Nicholas Ball
Directed By:
Mike Hodges
7. Star (2001)
10
2
Star
10
2

Murthy is a man who earns his living by going to prison for the crimes committed by others. When a young man named Santosh is targeted by Dhanushkodi, he agrees to pretend to be Santosh.

Role:
Driver
Starring:
Madonna, Michael Beattie, Toru Tanaka Jr., DTeflon
Directed By:
9. Gosford Park (2001)
18
2
Gosford Park
TV-MA
18
2

In 1932, Sir William McCordle, a wealthy aristocrat but an uncouth industrialist, hosts a weekend hunting party at his old English country house, Gosford Park, where he entertains his elite friends and relatives upstairs, while their staff works downstairs. But then, several sagas of intrigue, lies, secrets, hatred, betrayal and deceit spill out when the host, Sir William McCordle, is found murdered.  

Directed By:
10. Powder Keg (2001)
9
2
Powder Keg
9
2
Role:
The Driver
Starring:
Stellan Skarsgård, Lois Smith, Javier Zaragoza, Luis Francisco Escobedo
Directed By:
Alejandro González Iñárritu
11. Closer (2004)
16
3
Closer
R
16
3

In this movie which is adapted from Patrick Marber’s award-winning 1997 play, Dan Woolf is a struggling writer who saves Alice, a newcomer in London, and later falls for her. A year later, he persuades Anna to have an affair with him but is rejected. Anna marries dermatologist Larry Gray, but also begins an affair with Dan. A lot of complications and emotional stress for all four ensues.

Role:
Larry
Starring:
Jude Law, Natalie Portman, Julia Roberts, Nick Hobbs
Directed By:
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, BAFTA Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
12. Beat the Devil (2002)
12
3
Beat the Devil
12
3
Role:
Driver
Starring:
Danny Trejo, Marilyn Manson, Gary Oldman, James Brown
Directed By:
13. The Follow (2001)
11
2
The Follow
11
2
Role:
The Driver
Starring:
Forest Whitaker, Mickey Rourke, Adriana Lima
Directed By:
Kar-Wai Wong
14. Last Knights (2015)
37
3
Last Knights
R
37
3

This action drama film, tells the story of Raiden, a defeated warrior, who leads an army against a corrupt and sadistic ruler Geza Mott in order to take vengeance for the death of his dishonored master. 

Role:
Raiden
Starring:
Morgan Freeman, Ayelet Zurer, Cliff Curtis, Tsuyoshi Ihara, Aksel Hennie
Directed By:
Kazuaki Kiriya
15. Derailed (2005)
27
3
Derailed
R
27
3

A difficult married life thrusts Charles Schine into an affair with Lucinda Harris, a stranger he meets on a train. While consummating their affair in a seedy hotel, they are violently attacked by an armed man named Philippe LaRoche. Out of secrecy, they don’t report it to the police but LaRoche then starts blackmailing and threatening Charles. 

Role:
Charles Schine
Starring:
Jennifer Aniston, David Oyelowo, Addison Timlin, Tom Conti, Vincent Cassel, Melissa George
Directed By:
Mikael Håfström
16. Bent (1997)
14
4
Bent
NC-17
14
4

Max is a gay Jewish man, living in 1930s Berlin, during the time of the Nazi regime. He is caught and sent to a concentration camp. He tries to deny that he is gay, and gets a yellow label, meant for Jews, instead of the pink one, meant for gays. He soon meets another prisoner named Horst, who proudly wears the pink label, and begins to develop an attraction to him.  

Role:
Max
Starring:
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Paul Bettany, Rachel Weisz, Ian McKellen, Jude Law, Mick Jagger, Brian Webber
Directed By:
Sean Mathias
17. Hostage (2002)
12
2
Hostage
12
2
Role:
The Driver
Starring:
Maury Chaykin, Kathryn Morris, Gerry Becker, Darius McCrary
Directed By:
18. Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
20
3
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
PG-13
20
3

The reign of Protestant Queen Elizabeth Tudor I is being challenged by the Catholic King Philip of Spain. As a conspiracy to overthrow Elizabeth gains power, she orders the beheading of her Catholic cousin Mary, Queen of Scots, the next in line to the throne. With the papacy now against her, Elizabeth prepares for war. 

Starring:
Cate Blanchett, Abbie Cornish, Rhys Ifans, Eddie Redmayne, Jordi Mollà, Aimee King, Laurence Fox
Directed By:
Shekhar Kapur
19. Greenfingers (2000)
17
1
Greenfingers
R
17
1
Role:
Colin Briggs
Starring:
Lucy Punch, Helen Mirren, Warren Clarke, David Kelly, Danny Dyer
Directed By:
Joel Hershman
20. Words and Pictures (2013)
22
2
Words and Pictures
PG-13
22
2

Jack Marcus is a writer and poet who teaches advanced writing at a school. Although he is suffering from writer’s block and hasn’t produced any original content for some time, he is the publisher of the school’s literary magazine. He gets into an argument with a new art instructor named Dina, about whether pictures are more important or words.

Role:
Jack Marcus
Starring:
Juliette Binoche, Amy Brenneman, Bruce Davison, Navid Negahban
Directed By:
Fred Schepisi
21. Shoot 'Em Up (2007)
20
3
Shoot 'Em Up
R
20
3

Shoot 'Em Up follows carrot-crunching gunman Mr. Smith who saves a baby from assassins. He then teams up with prostitute Donna Quintano, to keep the baby Oliver safe from head assassin Hertz and others while uncovering a plot by Senator Rutledge, who plans to use the baby’s bone marrow. 

Role:
Smith
Starring:
Monica Bellucci, Paul Giamatti, Stephen McHattie, Greg Bryk
Directed By:
Michael Davis
22. Ambush (2001)
10
3
Ambush
10
3
Role:
Driver
Starring:
Tomas Milian, Franklin Dennis Jones
Directed By:
John Frankenheimer
23. The Boys Are Back (2009)
13
2
The Boys Are Back
PG-13
13
2

The Boys Are Back is a drama film which tells the story of Joe Warr, a sports writer, who finds himself struggling with depression after his wife passes away all of a sudden. Now, although he has to raise his two sons by himself, he tries his best to bring back joy into their lives.

Role:
Joe Warr
Starring:
George MacKay, Laura Fraser, Emma Booth, Nicholas McAnulty
Directed By:
Scott Hicks
24. The International (2009)
19
2
The International
R
19
2

Interpol agent, Louis Salinger, teams up with Assistant District Attorney, Eleanor Whitman, to investigate and stop the International Bank of Business and Credit from funding terrorism, money laundering, etc. This, however, puts their lives at risk from powerful people who will stop at nothing. 

Role:
Louis Salinger
Starring:
Ben Whishaw, Naomi Watts, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Brían F. O'Byrne, Ulrich Thomsen
Directed By:
Tom Tykwer
25. Trust (2010)
10
1
Trust
R
10
1

Annie, a 14-years-old Chicago girl, gets fascinated by a teenager ‘Charlie’, she meets on the online chat-room. After months of chatting and talking on phone, when she meets him personally, he turns out to be a middle-aged man who then seduces her. When a friend discloses this, Annie’s stunned mother supports her while her father is determined to get the sexual predator. 

Role:
Will
Starring:
Jason Clarke, Viola Davis, Catherine Keener, Liana Liberato
Directed By:
26. Killer Elite (2011)
18
2
Killer Elite
R
18
2

Retired mercenary Danny Bryce is forced to complete a failed mission of his mentor, Hunter, after the latter is taken captive by his employer, an ailing sheikh. Along with his former associates, he must take out three former SAS troopers, who killed three eldest sons of the sheikh, while recording their confessions and making their deaths look like accident.

Role:
Spike
Starring:
Jason Statham, Robert De Niro, Dominic Purcell, Yvonne Strahovski, Ben Mendelsohn, Aden Young
Directed By:
Gary McKendry
27. Beyond Borders (2003)
19
3
Beyond Borders
R
19
3

Beyond Borders is a romantic adventure drama film which tells the story of a married woman who meets a renegade doctor and decides to help him in his relief mission in war-torn Africa. They soon find themselves in a dangerous mission to help humanity from poverty and war.

Role:
Nick Callahan
Starring:
Angelina Jolie, Teri Polo, Linus Roache, Noah Emmerich
Directed By:
28. Chosen (2001)
9
3
Chosen
9
3
Role:
The Driver
Starring:
Mason Lee, Sonom Gualson, Brian Smyj, Jamie Harris
Directed By:
29. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
11
3
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
PG-13
11
3

In the 28th century, the International Space Station has been relocated into deep space and turned into the sprawling metropolis, Alpha, inhabited by species from thousands of planets. When a dark force threatens the existence of the peaceful city, United Human Federation operatives Major Valerian and Sergeant Laureline are assigned to safeguard the future of the universe.

Role:
Commander Arun Filitt
Starring:
Cara Delevingne, Dane DeHaan, John Goodman, Ethan Hawke, Herbie Hancock, Louis Leterrier, Elizabeth Debicki
Directed By:
30. The Confirmation (2016)
15
1
The Confirmation
PG-13
15
1
Role:
Walt
Starring:
Jaeden Lieberher, Patton Oswalt, Matthew Modine, Maria Bello, Stephen Tobolowsky
Directed By:
Bob Nelson
31. Blood Ties (2013)
12
1
Blood Ties
R
12
1

An ex-convict tries to live an honest life after being released from prison. However, he is forced to return to his criminals ways due to which he is put in conflict with his brother Frank who is a cop in New York City. However, their sister tries to mend their relationship so that both brothers can get along with each other.

Role:
Chris
Starring:
Zoe Saldana, Matthias Schoenaerts, Marion Cotillard, Billy Crudup, Mila Kunis
Directed By:
32. Close My Eyes (1991)
14
1
Close My Eyes
R
14
1
Role:
Richard
Starring:
Alan Rickman, Saskia Reeves, Karl Johnson, Lesley Sharp
Directed By:
Stephen Poliakoff
33. Three Seconds (2018)
8
1
Three Seconds
R
8
1

   

Starring:
Joel Kinnaman, Rosamund Pike, Common, Ana de Armas
Directed By:
Andrea Di Stefano
34. Duplicity (2009)
12
1
Duplicity
PG-13
12
1

Duplicity is a romantic crime comedy film, which revolves around two ex-government agents who are now working as industrial spies for rival companies. They both try to be at the top of their game, when one of their companies try to launch a major product. 

Role:
Ray Koval
Starring:
Julia Roberts, Paul Giamatti, Tom Wilkinson, Dan Daily
Directed By:
Tony Gilroy
35. Shadow Dancer (2012)
9
1
Shadow Dancer
R
9
1
Starring:
Barry Barnes, Maria Laird, Ben Smyth, Brid Brennan
Directed By:
James Marsh
36. Anon (2018)
13
2
Anon
TV-MA
13
2

Anon is a science fiction dystopian film which takes us to a futuristic world, where there is no crime, since people’s thoughts are recordable. A detective meets a young woman, whose records and data are absent, and this worries him a lot, and he starts considering her a threat to their security.

Role:
Sal Frieland
Starring:
Iddo Goldberg, Amanda Seyfried, Colm Feore, James Tam
Directed By:
Andrew Niccol
37. I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (2003)
9
1
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead
R
9
1

I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead is a crime drama mystery thriller film which tells the story of a former crime boss named Will Graham, who re- enters the criminal underworld, after his brother commits suicide all of a sudden. Soon, it seems that a former enemy might be responsible for his death.  

Role:
Will
Starring:
Malcolm McDowell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jamie Foreman, Charlotte Rampling
Directed By:
Mike Hodges
38. Gemini Man (2019)
8
2
Gemini Man
PG-13
8
2

Gemini Man is an action thriller science fiction film which tells the story of an ageing assassin who finds himself being targeted by someone who is able to predict his moves. He soon discovers that this person is a younger clone of himself.

Role:
Clay Verris
Starring:
Will Smith, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Douglas Hodge, Benedict Wong
Directed By:
39. The Pink Panther (2006)
8
1
The Pink Panther
PG
8
1

French coach, Yves Gluant, arrives at an international soccer match, wearing a Pink Panther diamond ring. But when he is killed at the end of the game the ring is nowhere to be seen. To crack the case, Chief Inspector Charles Dreyfus assembles a secret team of top investigators. But to divert media attention, he assigns the case officially to Inspector Clouseau, a clumsy small-town policeman.  

Starring:
Steve Martin, Jean Reno, Scott Adkins, Kevin Kline, Kristin Chenoweth, Jason Statham, Emily Mortimer
Directed By:
Shawn Levy
40. Intruders (2011)
9
1
Intruders
R
9
1

Intruders is a supernatural horror film which tells the story of two children, a boy living in Madrid, and a girl living in London, who are visited by a faceless ghost known as Hollowface, who seems to want to take possession of them.

Role:
John Farrow
Starring:
Carice van Houten, Daniel Brühl, Pilar López de Ayala, Ella Purnell
Directed By:
Juan Carlos Fresnadillo
41. The Rich Man's Wife (1996)
8
1
The Rich Man's Wife
R
8
1
Role:
Jake Golden
Starring:
Halle Berry, Alexandra Hedison, Frankie Faison, Charles Hallahan, Peter Greene
Directed By:
Amy Holden Jones
42. The Turnaround (1995)
8
2
The Turnaround
8
2
Role:
Nick Sharman
Starring:
Bill Paterson, Matthew Marsh, John Salthouse, Rowena King
Directed By:
Suri Krishnamma
43. The Escape (2016)
10
1
The Escape
10
1
Role:
The Driver
Starring:
Vera Farmiga, Jon Bernthal, Dakota Fanning, Michael Brown
Directed By:
Neill Blomkamp
44. Killer in Red (2017)
8
2
Killer in Red
8
2
Starring:
Tim Ahern, Tom Ashley, Denise Capezza, Emily Maddison
Directed By:
Paolo Sorrentino
45. Century (1993)
8
1
Century
R
8
1
Role:
Paul Reisner
Starring:
Lena Headey, Miranda Richardson, Robert Stephens, Charles Dance, Joan Hickson
Directed By:
Stephen Poliakoff
46. Vroom (1988)
6
2
Vroom
6
2
Role:
Jake
Starring:
David Thewlis, Diana Quick, Melanie Kilburn, Rosalind Bennett
Directed By:
Beeban Kidron
47. Ophelia (2018)
2
0
Ophelia
PG-13
2
0
Role:
Claudius
Starring:
Daisy Ridley, Naomi Watts, Tom Felton, George MacKay
Directed By:
Claire McCarthy

TV Movie(s)

1. Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012)
14
1
Hemingway & Gellhorn
TV-MA
14
1
Role:
Ernest Hemingway
Starring:
Connie Nielsen, Parker Posey, Robert Duvall, Nicole Kidman, David Strathairn, Rodrigo Santoro
Directed By:
Philip Kaufman
2. Precious Bane (1989)
11
2
Precious Bane
11
2
Role:
Gideon Sarn
Starring:
Jim Carter, Janet McTeer, John Bowe, Jane Wood
Directed By:
Christopher Menaul
3. Second Sight: Kingdom of the Blind (2000)
13
2
Second Sight: Kingdom of the Blind
13
2
Role:
DCI Ross Tanner
Starring:
Frank Harper, Rupert Holliday-Evans, Selina Boyack, Akbar Kurtha
Directed By:
Jonas Grimås
4. Second Sight: Hide and Seek (2000)
12
2
Second Sight: Hide and Seek
12
2
Role:
DCI Ross Tanner
Starring:
Frank Harper, Rupert Holliday-Evans, Claire Skinner, Alexander Morton
Directed By:
Edward Bennett
5. Second Sight (1999)
12
2
Second Sight
12
2
Role:
DCI Ross Tanner
Starring:
Stuart Wilson, Claire Skinner, Selina Boyack, Phoebe Nicholls
Directed By:
Charles Beeson
6. Second Sight: Parasomnia (2000)
11
2
Second Sight: Parasomnia
11
2
Role:
DCI Ross Tanner
Starring:
Rupert Holliday-Evans, Selina Boyack, Mark Bazeley, Mark Sproston
Directed By:
Maurice Phillips
7. Nobody's Children (1994)
8
1
Nobody's Children
8
1
Role:
Corneliu Bratu
Starring:
Ann-Margret, Jay O. Sanders, Dominique Sanda, Reiner Schöne
Directed By:
David Wheatley
8. Split Second (1999)
7
1
Split Second
7
1
Role:
Michael Anderson
Starring:
Tony Curran, Helen McCrory, John Bowe, Lisa Palfrey
Directed By:
David Blair
9. An Evening with Gary Lineker (1994)
7
1
An Evening with Gary Lineker
7
1
Role:
Bill
Starring:
Caroline Quentin, Martin Clunes, Lizzy McInnerny, Paul Merton
Directed By:
Andy Wilson
10. The Magician (1993)
7
1
The Magician
7
1
Role:
Det. Con. George Byrne
Starring:
Jay Acovone, Peter Howitt, Jeremy Kemp, Philip McGough
Directed By:
Terry Winsor
11. The Return of the Native (1994)
9
2
The Return of the Native
PG
9
2
Role:
Damon Wildeve
Starring:
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ray Stevenson, Steven Mackintosh, Claire Skinner
Directed By:
Jack Gold
12. Doomsday Gun (1994)
6
1
Doomsday Gun
6
1
Starring:
Frank Langella, Tony Goldwyn, Alan Arkin, Kevin Spacey, Michael Kitchen
Directed By:
Robert Young
13. Lorna Doone (1990)
8
1
Lorna Doone
PG
8
1
Role:
John Ridd
Starring:
Sean Bean, Michael MacKenzie, Andrew Ferguson, Claire Madden
Directed By:
Andrew Grieve
14. Class of '61 (1993)
9
1
Class of '61
9
1
Role:
Devin O'Neil
Starring:
Andre Braugher, Len Cariou, Laura Linney, Dan Futterman, Josh Lucas, Christien Anholt
Directed By:
Gregory Hoblit
15. Hypnôse homme (2007)
6
1
Hypnôse homme
6
1
Starring:
Daria Werbowy
Directed By:
Kar-Wai Wong

TV Shows and Videos

Being: Liverpool (2012)
Being: Liverpool
Starring:
Brendan Rodgers
The Knick (2014)
The Knick
TV-MA
Role:
Dr. John W. Thackery
Starring:
Jeremy Bobb, André Holland, Eve Hewson, Juliet Rylance
Directed By:
Steven Soderbergh
Privateer 2: The Darkening (1996)
Privateer 2: The Darkening
Role:
Lev Arris
Starring:
Christopher Walken, David McCallum, John Hurt, Brian Blessed, Jürgen Prochnow, David Warner
Directed By:
Steve Hilliker, Erin Roberts
Extras (2005)
Extras
TV-MA
Starring:
Ben Stiller, Rob Brydon, Samuel L. Jackson, Kate Winslet, Vinnie Jones, Orlando Bloom, Patrick Stewart
Directed By:
Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant
Gosford Park: Deleted Scenes (2002)
Gosford Park: Deleted Scenes
Starring:
Derek Jacobi, Emily Watson, Kristin Scott Thomas, Helen Mirren, Maggie Smith, Stephen Fry, Bob Balaban
Chancer (1990)
Chancer
Role:
Derek Love / ...
Starring:
Leslie Phillips, Susannah Harker, Peter Vaughan, Simon Shepherd
Directed By:
Alan Grint, Laurence Moody
Sharman (1996)
Sharman
Role:
Nick Sharman
Starring:
John Salthouse, Roberta Taylor, Adie Allen, Colette Brown
Directed By:
Matthew Evans
Rockliffe's Babies (1987)
Rockliffe's Babies
Starring:
Alphonsia Emmanuel, Ian Hogg, Martyn Ellis, Joe McGann
Directed By:
David Attwood, Derek Lister, Keith Washington, Jeremy Ancock, Clive Fleury
The Echo (1998)
The Echo
Role:
Deacon
Starring:
Joely Richardson, Peter Lorenzelli, Ray Boot, Kevin Knapman
Directed By:
Diarmuid Lawrence
Screen Two (1985)
Screen Two
Starring:
Anthony Hopkins, Liam Neeson, Jerry Stiller, Ralph Fiennes, Tim Roth, Helena Bonham Carter, Billy Connolly
Directed By:
Tristram Powell, Christopher Morahan, Udayan Prasad, Michael Whyte, Jim Goddard
Boon (1986)
Boon
Starring:
Daniel Craig, Douglas Henshall, Alfred Molina, Meera Syal, William Simons, Brian Blessed, David McCallum
Directed By:
Laurence Moody, Graeme Harper, Christopher Baker, Anthony Garner, Nicholas Laughland

Clive Owen Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Closer Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 2005
BAFTA Awards
Closer Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role 2005