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List of Eddie Redmayne Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Theory of Everything (2014)
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3
The Theory of Everything
PG-13
59
3

A romantic drama that details the relationship of famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife Jane Hawking during and after his ALS diagnosis, The Theory Of Everything is based on a memoir written by Jane Hawking.

As:
Cast
Role:
Stephen Hawking
Director:
James Marsh
Genres:
Romance, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Felicity Jones, Emily Watson, Tom Prior, Sophie Perry, Finlay Wright-Stephens
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama, BAFTA Award for Best Leading Actor
2. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
36
4
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
PG-13
36
4

Wizard and magizoologist, Newt Scamander reaches New York with a suitcase full of magical creatures. Unfortunately, some of the creatures escape and he is accused of conspiring with the notorious dark wizard, Gellert Grindelwald. Newt and Jacob, along with auror Tina and her sister Queenie now have to find the escaped creatures and set things right.

As:
Cast
Role:
Newt
Director:
David Yates
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
3. Les Misérables (2012)
28
2
Les Misérables
PG-13
28
2

Based on Victor Hugo’s novel and a classic Broadway stage show, Les Misérables, narrates the story of Jean Valjean who after serving nineteen years in jail, breaks the parole to restart his life. He takes upon himself to bring up a factory worker’s daughter. However, a police inspector, Javert is after him.

As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Hooper
Genres:
Drama, Musical, Romance
4. The Danish Girl (2015)
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1
The Danish Girl
R
33
1

The heartbreaking tale is based on the true story of Danish painters Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. When Gerda asks her husband Einar Wegener to pose as a woman, it triggers his dormant gender identity as a woman. Einar adopts the name Lili and undergoes the world’s first gender reassignment surgery but sadly dies of complications. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Einar Wegener / Lili Elbe
Director:
Tom Hooper
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Biography
Star Cast:
Alicia Vikander, Matthias Schoenaerts, Ben Whishaw, Amber Heard, Tusse Silberg, Adrian Schiller
5. The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)
4
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The Trial of the Chicago 7
R
4
0

This historical drama film is based on the infamous 1969 trial of seven defendants who were charged by the federal government with conspiracy and various other charges, after a peaceful protest turns violent.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Tom Hayden
Genres:
Drama, History, Thriller
6. My Week with Marilyn (2011)
18
1
My Week with Marilyn
R
18
1

In 1956, aspiring filmmaker, Colin Clark,gets a job to assist Sir Laurence Olivier as he directs Marilyn Monroe in ‘The Prince and the Showgirl'. Owing to the difficulties on the film-set, Clark is assigned to ensure Monroe’s schedule. With an evolving rapport, he escorts the star around as she enjoys a tranquil respite away from the pressures of work and fame.

As:
Cast
Role:
Colin Clark
Director:
Simon Curtis
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Derek Jacobi, Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Emma Watson, Michelle Williams, Julia Ormond
7. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018)
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2
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
PG-13
20
2

Dark wizard, Gellert Grindelwald, escapes from captivity while being transferred to London and hatches a sinister plan to gain control over Muggles, assisted by his true-blood followers and the young obscurial Credence Barebone. Meanwhile, Professor Albus Dumbledore, convinces his former student, self-proclaimed magizoologist Newt Scamander, to travel to Paris to save Credence from the evil schemes of Grindelwald.

As:
Cast
Director:
David Yates
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Star Cast:
Jude Law, Johnny Depp, Zoë Kravitz, Wolf Roth, Carmen Ejogo
8. The Yellow Handkerchief (2008)
11
1
The Yellow Handkerchief
PG-13
11
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Gordy
Director:
Udayan Prasad
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Maria Bello, Kristen Stewart, William Hurt, Kaori Momoi
9. Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
7
2
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
PG-13
7
2

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. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Shekhar Kapur
Genres:
War, History, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Clive Owen, Cate Blanchett, Rhys Ifans, Abbie Cornish, Jordi Mollà, Aimee King, Laurence Fox
10. The Aeronauts (2019)
10
1
The Aeronauts
PG-13
10
1
As:
Cast
Role:
James Glaisher
Director:
Tom Harper
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Felicity Jones, Tom Courtenay, Himesh Patel, Phoebe Fox
11. The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
7
1
The Other Boleyn Girl
PG-13
7
1

The film revolves around the Boleyn sisters, Mary and Anne, who vie for the affection of King Henry VIII. On the behest of their power-hungry family, shy Mary and impetuous Anne try to win the King over. But when he chooses Mary as his mistress, Anne manipulates her way to take Mary’s place and then becomes the second wife of Henry VIII.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Justin Chadwick
Genres:
History, Biography, Drama, Romance
12. The Good Shepherd (2006)
6
1
The Good Shepherd
R
6
1

A fictionalized retelling of the birth of the CIA, the movie revolves around the life of CIA officer Edward Wilson.  While his methods become popular in the CIA, he has to contend with KGB agents and double-agents. Unfortunately, his dedication to duty will test his dedication to his family. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, History, Thriller
14. Like Minds (2006)
7
2
Like Minds
PG-13
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Alex Forbes
Director:
Gregory Read
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Tom Sturridge, Toni Collette, Richard Roxburgh, Kate Maberly
15. Black Death (2010)
5
1
Black Death
R
5
1

Black Death is a mystery horror action film, which takes us to the time of the first outbreak of the bubonic plague in England. After the plague kills hundreds of people, there is a report that some people are being brought back to life. A young monk is given the task to investigate the matter. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Osmund
Director:
Christopher Smith
Genres:
Mystery, History, Action, Drama, Adventure, Horror
Star Cast:
Sean Bean, John Lynch, Tim McInnerny, Kimberley Nixon
16. Powder Blue (2009)
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Powder Blue
R
4
0

This drama film revolves around a former hitman who tries to track down his daughter Jessica, after serving 25 years in prison. Circumstances bring him and three other people together on Christmas Eve.

As:
Cast
Role:
Qwerty Doolittle
Director:
Timothy Linh Bui
Genres:
Drama
17. Savage Grace (2007)
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2
Savage Grace
5
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Kalin
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hugh Dancy, Julianne Moore, Stephen Dillane, Anne Reid, Martin Huber, Minnie Marx
18. Hick (2011)
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0
Hick
R
4
0

This comedy drama film tells the story of a young girl named Luli, who lives with a neglectful mother and an alcoholic father in a small town in Nebraska. After receiving a revolver on her 13th birthday, she decides to run away to Vegas.

As:
Cast
Director:
Derick Martini
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Juliette Lewis, Blake Lively, Alec Baldwin, Chloë Grace Moretz, Christopher Coakley
19. Jupiter Ascending (2015)
9
4
Jupiter Ascending
PG-13
9
4

Jupiter Jones works as a housekeeper at her neighbours place. Her simple life changes one day when a genetically engineered ex-military hunter Caine Wise arrives to escort her to outer space. She realises her significance as the heiress of an intergalactic royalty and has to now prevent the destruction of earth.

As:
Cast
Role:
Balem Abrasax
Director:
Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action

TV Movie(s)

1. The Miraculous Year (2011)
4
1
The Miraculous Year
4
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Connor Lynn
Director:
Kathryn Bigelow
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Susan Sarandon, Frank Langella, Lee Pace, Linus Roache

Animation(s)

Thomas & Friends: Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure (2015)
Thomas & Friends: Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure
As:
Cast
Role:
Ryan
Director:
David Stoten
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Animation, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
John Hurt, Mark Moraghan, Olivia Colman, Jamie Campbell Bower

TV Shows and Videos

Tess of the D'Urbervilles (2008)
Tess of the D'Urbervilles
As:
Cast
Role:
Angel Clare
Director:
David Blair
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Gemma Arterton, Ruth Jones, Hans Matheson, Ian Puleston-Davies
Animal Ark (1997)
Animal Ark
As:
Cast
Director:
John Gorrie, Dirk Campbell
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Karianne Henderson, James Simmons, Alison Sterling, Gwilym Lee
Birdsong (2012)
Birdsong
As:
Cast
Role:
Stephen Wraysford
Director:
Philip Martin
Genres:
War, Romance, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Clémence Poésy, Matthew Goode, Rory Keenan, Thomas Turgoose

Eddie Redmayne Awards

Academy Awards
The Theory of Everything Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role 2015
Golden Globe Awards
The Theory of Everything Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama 2015
BAFTA Awards
The Theory of Everything Best Leading Actor 2015