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List of Famke Janssen Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
13
3
X-Men: Days of Future Past
PG-13
13
3

In 2023, mutants are pushed to the brink of extinction by Sentinels, robotic killing machines programmed to identify and exterminate them, as well as humans helping them. In a desperate attempt, Professor X, Magneto, Storm, and Kitty Pryde send volunteer Wolverine five decades back to stop a younger Mystique from attempting to assassinate Bolivar Trask, who created the Sentinels.

As:
Cast
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
2. Taken (2008)
14
3
Taken
14
3

Retired CIA agent Bryan Mills reluctantly allows his 17-year-old daughter Kim, who lives with her mother and wealthy step-father, to travel to Paris with her best friend, but both are kidnapped by sex traffickers. Learning that they will be auctioned off in four days, he rushes to France to rescue them with "his particular set of skills".

As:
Cast
Director:
Pierre Morel
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Katie Cassidy, Leland Orser, Jon Gries, David Warshofsky
3. X2 (2003)
12
2
X2
TV-G
12
2

After brainwashed mutant Nightcrawler attempts to assassinate the President in the White House, it triggers an all-out military offensive led by fanatic scientist Colonel William Stryker, who abducts Professor Xavier to use him to kill all mutants with the device Cerebro. The rest of the X-Men must work together with arch enemy Magneto to stop Stryker.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jean Grey
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
4. X-Men (2000)
12
2
X-Men
PG-13
12
2

Humans have a growing fear of mutants, who are born with unique genetic mutations, and employ various discriminatory practices to keep their powers in check. Professor Xavier advocates peace between the two groups and runs a school for "gifted" mutant children. However, his old colleague Magneto, who detests humans, steals one of Xavier's protégés to destroy humans.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jean Grey
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
5. Rounders (1998)
12
2
Rounders
R
12
2

Law student and gifted poker player Mike McDermott loses his entire bankroll of US $30000 to Russian mobster Teddy ‘KGB’. He quits poker but is forced to play again when his childhood friend Lester ‘Worm’ Murphy lands him in debt. When Worm flees, Mike must face Teddy one last time to repay his debts.  

As:
Cast
Director:
John Dahl
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Matt Damon, John Malkovich, Martin Landau, Edward Norton, Gretchen Mol, Paul Cicero, Ray Iannicelli
6. GoldenEye (1995)
12
2
GoldenEye
PG-13
12
2

The seventeenth movie in the James Bond franchise sees the iconic English spy go up against his former friend Alec Trevelyan to save the world. Presumed dead, Alec is in possession of the GoldenEye, a satellite-based weapon capable of destroying millions and Bond must stop him and Alec’s ally, assassin Xenia Onatopp. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Xenia Onatopp
Director:
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Thriller
7. Jack of the Red Hearts (2015)
12
2
Jack of the Red Hearts
PG
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kay Adams
Director:
Janet Grillo
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
AnnaSophia Robb, Scott Cohen, Drena De Niro, Israel Broussard
8. The Wackness (2008)
11
2
The Wackness
R
11
2

In the summer of 1994 in New York City, a lonely teenager named Luke spends his last summer before university selling marijuana throughout the city. He is also seeing a therapist Dr Squires, due to his self-esteem issues, but the doctor has problems of his own as well.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Squires
Director:
Jonathan Levine
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mary-Kate Olsen, Aaron Yoo, Ben Kingsley, Josh Peck, Talia Balsam
9. The Adventures of Sebastian Cole (1998)
11
2
The Adventures of Sebastian Cole
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Tod Williams
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adrian Grenier, Levon Helm, Clark Gregg, John Shea
10. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
11
2
X-Men: The Last Stand
TV-G
11
2

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
Role:
Jean Grey / Phoenix
Director:
Brett Ratner
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
11. The Wolverine (2013)
11
2
The Wolverine
PG-13
11
2

Logan leads a hermit's life tormented by visions of Jean Grey and struggling against his prolonged life. Yashida, an industrialist in Japan whose life he had saved, offers to cure his superhuman healing by transferring the ability to himself to cure his cancer. Logan declines the offer, but soon finds out that his wounds are not healing anymore.

As:
Cast
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action
14. The Faculty (1998)
11
2
The Faculty
R
11
2

In one of Ohio’s high school, teachers and students begin behaving differently and somewhat strangely. Students, Casey and Delilah, witness the assault of the school nurse Harper but very soon, she is all fine. With the help of their chemistry teacher, they conclude that aliens are infecting and controlling the teachers and the only way to stop them is to find their queen.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Rodriguez
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Horror
Star Cast:
16. The Vault (2021)
11
2
The Vault
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Margaret
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Thriller
17. Taken 2 (2012)
11
2
Taken 2
PG-13
11
2

Retired CIA agent Bryan Mills invites his estranged wife Lennie and teenage daughter Kim to spend time with him in Istanbul, where he trains the latter in self-defense. Murad, the father of Kim's kidnapper in the first film and a mafia leader, sends goons to abduct the family, but Kim escapes and must now lead the rescue initiative.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lenore
Director:
Olivier Megaton
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Leland Orser, Jon Gries
18. Don't Say a Word (2001)
10
2
Don't Say a Word
R
10
2

Don’t Say a Word is a psychological thriller film, which tells the story of a psychiatrist, Nathan, who is asked to treat Elisabeth, a victim of post-traumatic stress disorder. However when his daughter gets kidnapped, he is horrified to learn that the abductor’s demand is that he obtain information from Elizabeth about a stolen gemstone. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Gary Fleder
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Brittany Murphy, Michael Douglas, Sean Bean, Jennifer Esposito, Guy Torry, Skye McCole Bartusiak
20. Love & Sex (2000)
10
2
Love & Sex
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kate Welles
Director:
Valerie Breiman
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
David Schwimmer, Jon Favreau, Ann Magnuson, Noah Emmerich
21. City of Industry (1997)
10
2
City of Industry
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rachel Montana
Director:
John Irvin
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Harvey Keitel, Lucy Liu, Timothy Hutton, Michael Jai White, Stephen Dorff
22. Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
10
2
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
R
10
2

The movie follows Hansel and Gretel who have grown up to become skilled witch hunters after surviving the wicked witch. Now they face the evil witch Muriel and her army of witches who plan to sacrifice twelve children and use Gretel’s heart during the Blood Moon, to gain immunity to fire. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Muriel
Director:
Tommy Wirkola
Genres:
Horror, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Peter Stormare, Gemma Arterton, Robin Atkin Downes, Jeremy Renner, Derek Mears
23. Taken 3 (2014)
11
2
Taken 3
PG-13
11
2

Returning home to meet his ex-wife Lenore, former covert operative Bryan Mills finds her dead body on his bed and is immediately surrounded by LAPD units. He manages to flee from the scene, but must now clear his name and secure the wellbeing of their only daughter Kim, while being chased by the CIA, FBI and the police.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lenore St. John
Director:
Olivier Megaton
Genres:
Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
24. Deep Rising (1998)
10
2
Deep Rising
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Trillian St. James
Director:
Stephen Sommers
Genres:
Action, Horror, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Treat Williams, Anthony Heald, Kevin J. O'Connor, Wes Studi
25. Lord of Illusions (1995)
10
3
Lord of Illusions
R
10
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Clive Barker
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Scott Bakula, Kevin J. O'Connor, Sheila Tousey, Joseph Latimore
26. Turn the River (2007)
10
2
Turn the River
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kailey
Director:
Chris Eigeman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marin Hinkle, Rip Torn, Lois Smith, Matt Ross
27. Hide and Seek (2005)
10
2
Hide and Seek
R
10
2

Dr. David Callaway decides to move with his 9-year-old daughter, Emily, to a new house after discovering his wife’s dead body in the bathtub from an apparent suicide. But he becomes worried when Emily and her new imaginary friend Charlie, start causing problems. When Charlie murders a local woman, sinister secrets are revealed. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Katherine
Director:
John Polson
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Horror, Thriller
29. Circus (2000)
9
2
Circus
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lily
Director:
Rob Walker
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Eddie Izzard, Peter Stormare, Fred Ward, Christopher Biggins
31. House on Haunted Hill (1999)
9
2
House on Haunted Hill
R
9
2

An eccentric millionaire offers an amount of 1 million dollars to a group of people to spend a night in a house believed to be haunted and having a horrifying past. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Evelyn
Director:
William Malone
Genres:
Mystery, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Ali Larter, Taye Diggs, Peter Graves, Bridgette Wilson, Peter Gallagher, Chris Kattan, Geoffrey Rush
32. This Is Your Death (2017)
9
2
This Is Your Death
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ilana Katz
Director:
Giancarlo Esposito
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Josh Duhamel, Sarah Wayne Callies, Giancarlo Esposito, Caitlin FitzGerald
33. The Chameleon (2010)
9
2
The Chameleon
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jennifer Johnson
Director:
Jean-Paul Salomé
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Biography
Star Cast:
Ellen Barkin, Tory Kittles, Emilie de Ravin, Marc-André Grondin
34. A Fighting Man (2014)
9
2
A Fighting Man
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Damian Lee
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Kim Coates, Dominic Purcell, Adam Beach, Louis Gossett Jr.
35. 100 Feet (2008)
10
2
100 Feet
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marnie
Director:
Eric Red
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Ed Westwick, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Paré, Patricia Charbonneau
36. I Spy (2002)
9
2
I Spy
PG-13
9
2

Special agent Alex Scott is summoned to retrieve US government’s stolen high tech fighter plane, Switchblade. Illegal arms dealer Arnold Gundars is suspected to be behind this theft, so cocky boxing champion Kelly Robinson is paired with Scott as Gundars is a Kelly-fan. Now, the two most unlikely partners must learn to get along and stop Gundars before he sells the Switchblade

As:
Cast
Role:
Rachel
Director:
Betty Thomas
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Eddie Murphy, Malcolm McDowell, Owen Wilson, Gary Cole, Malcolm McDowell
39. Bringing Up Bobby (2011)
8
2
Bringing Up Bobby
PG-13
8
2
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Famke Janssen
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Marcia Cross, Milla Jovovich, Bill Pullman, Rory Cochrane, Spencer List, Don Kruizinga, Dalton Olive
41. Primal (2018)
9
2
Primal
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Ellen Taylor
Director:
Nick Powell
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Kevin Durand, Nicolas Cage, Michael Imperioli, LaMonica Garrett
43. The Treatment (2006)
10
2
The Treatment
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Allegra Marshall
Director:
Oren Rudavsky
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Stephanie March, Ian Holm, Chris Eigeman, Peter Vack
44. Down the Shore (2011)
10
2
Down the Shore
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Reed
Director:
Harold Guskin
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Romance
Star Cast:
James Gandolfini, Gabrielle Lazure, John Magaro, Maria Dizzia
46. A Little Something for Your Birthday (2017)
9
2
A Little Something for Your Birthday
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Susan Walter
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sharon Stone, Tony Goldwyn, Ellen Burstyn, Liza Lapira
47. Dead Girl (1996)
9
2
Dead Girl
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Treasure
Director:
Adam Coleman Howard
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Val Edward Kilmer, Amanda Plummer, Val Kilmer, Seymour Cassel, Anne Parillaud
48. Fathers & Sons (1992)
8
2
Fathers & Sons
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kyle Christian
Director:
Paul Mones
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jeff Goldblum, Samuel L. Jackson, Natasha Gregson Wagner, Rory Cochrane
49. RPM (1998)
6
1
RPM
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Claudia Haggs
Director:
Ian Sharp
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Emmanuelle Seigner, David Arquette, Jerry Hall, Steve John Shepherd

TV Movie(s)

1. Alibi (2007)
13
3
Alibi
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Christie Winters
Director:
Tony Goldwyn
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Romance, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Xander Berkeley, Dorian Missick, Barry Shabaka Henley, Sarah Clarke
2. The Farm (2009)
12
2
The Farm
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Valentina Galindo
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Laurie Metcalf, Melissa Leo, Sarah Strange, Eve Harlow
3. Model by Day (1994)
8
2
Model by Day
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lex / Lady X
Director:
Christian Duguay
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Sean Young, Kim Coates, Clark Johnson, Shannon Tweed

Animation(s)

TV Shows and Videos

How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
How to Get Away with Murder
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Bill D'Elia, Mike Listo, Laura Innes, Stephen Williams, Jet Wilkinson
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Viola Davis, Kerry Washington, Cicely Tyson, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee
Puppy Love (2008)
Puppy Love
As:
Cast
Director:
Cindy Chupack, Patrice Dinhut, Amy Harris, Jason Reilly, Julie Rottenberg
Star Cast:
Sarah Paulson, Bruce Altman, J.T. Arbogast, Mikki Baloy, Heather Burns
Hemlock Grove (2013)
Hemlock Grove
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Role:
Olivia Godfrey (33 episodes, 2013-2015)
Director:
Eli Roth
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Joel de la Fuente, Landon Liboiron, Kaniehtiio Horn, Penelope Mitchell
The Blacklist: Redemption (2017)
The Blacklist: Redemption
TV-14
As:
Cast
Role:
Susan 'Scottie' Hargrave / ... (8 episodes, 2017)
Director:
Andrew McCarthy
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Megan Boone, Tawny Cypress, Adrian Martinez, Edi Gathegi
Relentless IV: Ashes to Ashes (1994)
Relentless IV: Ashes to Ashes
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Sara Lee Jaffee
Director:
Oley Sassone
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Lisa Robin Kelly, Leo Rossi, John Scott Clough, Christopher Pettiet