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List of Hugh Jackman Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Prestige (2006)
34
6
The Prestige
PG-13
34
6

Robert Angier and Alfred Borden, who work as shills for a magician, become sworn enemies following a tragic accident that kills the former's wife. Now working separately as famous magicians, they are obsessed with outwitting each other in developing the ultimate disappearance trick, teleportation, which eventually drives their loved ones away and leads to their downfall.

As:
Cast
Role:
Robert Angier
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller
2. Logan (2017)
38
6
Logan
R
38
6

A weary Logan leads a secretive life taking care of an ailing Professor X in a dystopian future where no mutants have been born in 25 years and the X-Men have disbanded. He reluctantly agrees to transport a young mutant named Laura, who has similar powers like him, to safety past the Canadian borders.

As:
Cast
Role:
Logan
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Duo
3. Prisoners (2013)
26
3
Prisoners
R
26
3

Prisoners is a gripping thriller that focuses on the search of a father, Keller Dover, brilliantly portrayed by Hugh Jackman, for his little daughter and her friend who suddenly disappear after Thanksgiving dinner. Jake Gyllenhaal plays the part of a detective who uncovers gruesome hidden truths while trying to solve the case.

As:
Cast
Role:
Keller Dover
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime, Thriller
4. X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
27
4
X-Men: Days of Future Past
PG-13
27
4

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
Role:
Logan / Wolverine
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
5. Les Misérables (2012)
29
3
Les Misérables
PG-13
29
3

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
Role:
Jean Valjean
Director:
Tom Hooper
Genres:
Drama, Musical, Romance
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
6. Oklahoma! (1999)
19
3
Oklahoma!
19
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Curly
Director:
Trevor Nunn
Genres:
Western, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Maureen Lipman, Josefina Gabrielle, David Shelmerdine, Jimmy Johnston
7. X-Men (2000)
27
1
X-Men
PG-13
27
1

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:
Logan / Wolverine
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
8. X2 (2003)
24
2
X2
TV-G
24
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:
Logan / Wolverine
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
9. Real Steel (2011)
32
3
Real Steel
PG-13
32
3

Real Steel's sci-fi universe introduces us to Charlie, who is looking to shine in the world of robot boxing. With the help of a son he never knew existed and his robot, Charlie finally has an entry into the world of robot boxing, with a little father-son bonding thrown in.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charlie Kenton
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Sport, Family, Sci-Fi, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Evangeline Lilly, Kevin Durand, Anthony Mackie, Hope Davis, Dakota Goyo
10. Eddie the Eagle (2016)
22
1
Eddie the Eagle
PG-13
22
1

Born to a plasterer, Michael Eddie Edwards always dreamed of Olympic glory. Although he is discouraged at every stage, he continues to pursue his goal and does not give up even when he is rejected by British Olympic officials for his crude manners. Instead, he sets off for a training facility in Germany.  The film focuses on his tribulations that lead to his glory in Olympic ski jumping. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Dexter Fletcher
Genres:
Comedy, Sport, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Taron Egerton, Christopher Walken, Tom Costello, Jo Hartley, Keith Allen, Dickon Tolson
11. The Wolverine (2013)
30
1
The Wolverine
PG-13
30
1

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
Role:
Logan
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action
12. Australia (2008)
30
2
Australia
PG-13
30
2

Coming to Australia weeks before WWII, English woman Sarah Ashley finds her husband murdered and learns from half-Aboriginal child Nullah how administrator Neil Fletcher steals cattle from her farm. She travels for miles through dangerous desert with few loyal employees and an independent cattle drover to sell 1,500 cattle to army in Darwin competing with a cattle baron.

As:
Cast
Director:
Baz Luhrmann
Genres:
Romance, War, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Nicole Kidman, Essie Davis, Ben Mendelsohn, Shea Adams, Eddie Baroo, Ray Barrett
13. Kate & Leopold (2001)
33
2
Kate & Leopold
PG-13
33
2

While chasing a man called Stuart using a small camera that should not exist to take photographs, Duke of Albany, Leopold, is transported from 1876 to 2001 Manhattan, through a time portal. Leopold starts falling in love with Stuart’s ex-girlfriend Kate McKay. But time and space threaten to tear the couple apart. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Leopold
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Romance
14. X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
26
3
X-Men Origins: Wolverine
PG-13
26
3

The first installment of the Wolverine trilogy, the film revolves around the early years of James Logan, his rivalry with his brother Victor Creed, his service in Weapon X, Special Forces team, and his experimentation into the mutant Wolverine. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Logan / Wolverine
Director:
Gavin Hood
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
15. The Fountain (2006)
13
4
The Fountain
PG-13
13
4

Present-day surgeon Thomas attempts to cure his cancer-stricken wife, Izzi, following her research on the quest for the Tree of Life by 16th century Conquistador Tomás on the behest of Queen Isabella of Spain. In the future, space traveler Tommy is haunted by visions of Izzi as he tends to the dying tree while heading for an exploding star.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tomas / Tommy / Tom Creo
Director:
Darren Aronofsky
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Rachel Weisz, Ellen Burstyn, Mark Margolis, Stephen McHattie
16. Bad Education (2020)
15
2
Bad Education
TV-MA
15
2

Bad Education is a comedy crime drama film which revolves around the superintendent of a school, who along with his assistants, become the prime suspects after a scandal is discovered.

As:
Cast
Role:
Frank Tassone
Director:
Cory Finley
Genres:
Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Allison Janney, Ray Romano, Welker White, Annaleigh Ashford
17. Chappie (2015)
20
4
Chappie
R
20
4

With crime at an alarming high, the city of Johannesburg commissions a weapons manufacturer to build a force of robots to support the overwhelmed human police. Things turn when a prototype attack robot, equipped with near-human artificial intelligence, is stolen and trained by a criminal gang.

As:
Cast
Role:
Vincent Moore
Director:
Neill Blomkamp
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Dev Patel, Sigourney Weaver, Sharlto Copley, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Ninja
18. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
21
4
X-Men: The Last Stand
TV-G
21
4

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:
Logan / Wolverine
Director:
Brett Ratner
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
19. Swordfish (2001)
21
1
Swordfish
R
21
1

Gabriel wants the huge amount of illegal government funds to finance the counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell. He hires a convicted hacker Stanley Jobson, who wants to be back with his daughter Holly, for the job. However, Stanley soon realises that Gabriel and Ginger, his associate, have a far bigger plan. Meanwhile a federal agent, Roberts, is suspicious about Gabriel.

As:
Cast
Role:
Stanley
Director:
Dominic Sena
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
20. Van Helsing (2004)
29
2
Van Helsing
PG-13
29
2

Famed monster hunter Abraham Van Helsing is sent to Transylvania to help the Valerious family destroy Count Dracula. There he falls in love with Anna Valerious but is unfortunately infected by the werewolf curse. Although Van Helsing manages to kill Dracula, he also kills Anna, who sacrifices her life to save him from the curse. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Van Helsing
Director:
Stephen Sommers
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Kate Beckinsale, Richard Roxburgh, David Wenham, Shuler Hensley
21. Paperback Hero (1999)
16
2
Paperback Hero
16
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack Willis
Director:
Antony J. Bowman
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Claudia Karvan, Angie Milliken, Andrew S. Gilbert, Jeanie Drynan
22. Scoop (2006)
11
2
Scoop
PG-13
11
2

Even after death investigative reporter, Joe Strombel, decides to communicate with an awkward journalism student Sondra Pranksy, to expose a serial killer known as the Tarot Card Killer. Unfortunately, the prime suspect, British aristocrat, Lyman, proves to be more than a match for Sondra and her ally magician Sid Waterman. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
24. Someone Like You... (2001)
12
2
Someone Like You...
PG-13
12
2

After her relationship with her boyfriend turns sour, Jane, a production assistant for a talk show, writes a column on the relationship habits of men. Little did she realize that it would gain her national popularity.

As:
Cast
Role:
Eddie Alden
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
25. Deception (2008)
12
3
Deception
R
12
3

An accountant is introduced to an underground sex club known as the The List, by his lawyer friend. But he soon becomes a prime suspect after a woman gets disappeared and a multi-million dollar heist takes place. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Wyatt Bose
Director:
Marcel Langenegger
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Maggie Q, Natasha Henstridge, Ewan McGregor, Michelle Williams, Bruce Altman, Andrew Ginsburg
27. Reminiscence (2021)
13
2
Reminiscence
PG-13
13
2

Reminiscence is a romantic science fiction thriller film which revolves around a man named Nick, who along with his friend, operates a business that allows people to relive their memories. One day, Mae, a client, asks for their help in finding her keys. Nick finds himself instantly attracted to her. However, months later, when Mae disappears without a word, Nick tries to relive his memories, hoping to find a hint.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Bannister
Genres:
Mystery,Romance,Sci-Fi,Thriller
28. Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (2011)
9
2
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Wayne Wang
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Jun Ji-hyun, Russell Wong, Bingbing Li, Archie Kao, Ji-hyun Jun
29. Pan (2015)
14
3
Pan
PG
14
3

After a 12-year old orphan named Pan, is captured and taken to a magical city named Neverland as a slave, he starts making new friends and also discovers his true destiny. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Blackbeard
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Adventure
31. The Greatest Showman (2017)
41
3
The Greatest Showman
PG
41
3

P.T. Barnum, son of a tailor, is ambitious and visionary. After the trading company he works for shuts down, he opens a museum of oddities and later puts on a musical show with unique individuals. He succeeds; however, when he seeks approval from high audience, he puts everything – his circus, family and money – at stake for opera singer Jenny. 

As:
Cast
Role:
P.T. Barnum
Director:
Michael Gracey
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Musical
Star Cast:
Zac Efron, Rebecca Ferguson, Michelle Williams, Zendaya
Awards:
Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
32. Making the Grade (2004)
9
2
Making the Grade
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Slattery
Director:
Corey Smith
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Bernadette Vitale, Chelsea Morgan, Carla Vitale
33. Standing Room Only (2003)
10
2
Standing Room Only
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Roger
Director:
Deborra-Lee Furness
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Joanna Lumley, Andy Serkis, Michael Gambon, William Ash, Nicholas Audsley
34. Uncle Jonny (2008)
9
3
Uncle Jonny
9
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Mark Constable
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Tom Nunan, Mark Constable, Natasha Kyritsis, Vanessa O'Neill
35. Erskineville Kings (1999)
11
2
Erskineville Kings
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Wace
Director:
Alan White
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Joel Edgerton, Marty Denniss, Andrew Wholley, Aaron Blabey

Narrator/Dubbing

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
PG-13

Greg Gaines is a socially awkward 17-years-old high school student who spends most of his time creating low-budget remakes of classic movies with his "coworker" Earl. When he is implored by his parents to befriend his childhood friend Rachel Kushner, who has recently been diagnosed with leukemia, they develop a deep bond despite initial discomfort at the situation.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Self / Hugh Jackman (voice)
Director:
Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
An Aussie Goes Bolly
An Aussie Goes Bolly
As:
Cast, Producer, Narrator
Role:
 Self - Narrator 6 episodes, 2008
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Gus Worland
An Aussie Goes Barmy
An Aussie Goes Barmy
As:
Cast, Producer, Narrator
Role:
 Self - Narrator 1 episode, 2006
Director:
Tom Whitrow
Genres:
Reality-TV
Star Cast:
Gus Worland

Animation Movies

Rise of the Guardians (2012)
Rise of the Guardians
PG

For centuries, immortal Guardians like Santa Claus, the Tooth Fairy, and the Easter Bunny have been protecting the world’s children from the darkness. But the evil bogeyman Pitch Black has been weakening the Guardians by replacing children’s memories with nightmares. Now the young Jack Frost must become the final Guardian to save the children. 

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Bunny
Director:
Peter Ramsey
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Flushed Away (2006)
Flushed Away
PG

The life of Roddy, a rat, is just perfect with luxuries all around him. So, when another rat Sid sends him into the sewers of London, it is too much for him to handle. As he struggles to get back to his comfortable life, he meets a scavenger rat Rita. Rita is pursued by Toad who is after her for a gem and also wants to wipe out all rats from the sewer.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Roddy
Director:
David Bowers, Sam Fell
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Family, Adventure
Happy Feet (2006)
Happy Feet
PG

Male emperor penguins need to sing to attract a female for mating. However, Mumble is quite a disappointment in this field. Instead, he tap dances very well which appeals to Gloria, the object of his affection. But the elders despise it and consider this anomaly to be the cause of the recent fish shortage. Exiled, Mumble sets out to discover the root cause of the problem.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Genres:
Musical, Family, Comedy, Romance, Animation, Music
Van Helsing: The London Assignment (2004)
Van Helsing: The London Assignment
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Gabriel Van Helsing
Director:
Sharon Bridgeman
Genres:
Mystery, Short, Fantasy, Action, Horror, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Tara Strong, Grey DeLisle, Robbie Coltrane, David Wenham, Dwight Schultz

TV Shows

Correlli
Correlli
As:
Cast
Role:
Kevin Jones
Director:
Kate Woods, Tony Tilse, Mandy Smith, Robert Klenner
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Deborra-Lee Furness, Sue Jones, Tenley Gillmore, Paul Reardon
Law of the Land
Law of the Land
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Offer, Julian Pringle, Richard Sarell, Ian Watson
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Maggie King, David Ravenswood, John Dicks, Anne Phelan
Snowy River: The McGregor Saga
Snowy River: The McGregor Saga
As:
Cast
Director:
Colin Budds, Alister Hallum, Marcus Cole, Denny Lawrence, Tim Burstall
Genres:
Western, Drama
Star Cast:
Olivia Newton-John, Guy Pearce, Ben Mendelsohn, Wendy Hughes, Ben Geurens, Andrew Clarke
An Aussie Goes Bolly
An Aussie Goes Bolly
As:
Cast, Producer, Narrator
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Gus Worland
The Directors' Series
The Directors' Series
As:
Producer
Genres:
Talk-Show
Star Cast:
Deborra-Lee Furness
An Aussie Goes Barmy
An Aussie Goes Barmy
As:
Cast, Producer, Narrator
Director:
Tom Whitrow
Genres:
Reality-TV
Star Cast:
Gus Worland

Special appearance/Cameo

X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
X-Men: Apocalypse
PG-13

En Sabah Nur, the first mutant worshipped as a god in ancient Egypt, wakes up thousands of years later and is extremely dissatisfied with the modern world. He recruits four powerful mutants, Storm, Psylocke, Angel and Magneto, to bring about Apocalypse to the world, which Professor Xavier and Mystique must prevent with the help of young recruits.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Logan (uncredited)
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
X: First Class (2011)
X: First Class
PG-13

The 5th movie in X-Men film series centres on the relationship of two very powerful mutants, Charles Xavier and Eric Lensherr, as they join hands to prevent Sebastian Shaw, a dangerous mutant from starting a nuclear war. However, Eric has his own plan which causes a rift between the two friends.

As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Logan / Wolverine (uncredited)
Director:
Matthew Vaughn
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
PG

The film is the final installment of a trilogy based on Night at the Museum. The story focuses on Larry Daley, a night guard at American Museum of Natural History, where all the artifacts come to life at night and describes his travel to London in the company of Teddy Roosevelt, Sacagewea, Jedediah, Octavius, Dexter, Attila the Hun in order to save the tablet of Ahkmenrah from losing its magic.  

As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Self / Hugh Jackman (uncredited)
Director:
Shawn Levy
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

Hugh Jackman Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Les Misérables Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical 2013
Primetime Emmy Awards
The 58th Annual Tony Awards Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program 2005
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Action Movie Star 2012
Winner Favorite Action Star 2010
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Logan Best Duo 2017
Grammy Awards
The Greatest Showman Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media 2019