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List of Jared Leto Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

2. Requiem for a Dream (2000)
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Requiem for a Dream
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Four drug addicts stuck in their dull lives descend into a downward spiral to achieve their aspirations. Harry Goldfarb assists his drug-dealer friend Tyrone in securing a large shipment and pushes his girlfriend Marion towards prostitution to realize her fashion design dreams. His widowed mother starts a drug-infused diet regimen to appear beautiful as a guest on her favorite show.

Role:
Harry Goldfarb
Starring:
Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans, Keith David, Ellen Burstyn, Christopher McDonald
Directed By:
Darren Aronofsky
3. Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
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6
Dallas Buyers Club
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6

A biographical drama, the movie follows a Dallas electrician and hustler Ron Woodroof who is diagnosed with AIDS in 1985. With very little research and a lot of stigma attached to the disease, Ron finds it difficult to get medicines. He then begins to smuggle unapproved drugs to treat himself and other AIDS patients in the Dallas Buyers Club.

Role:
Rayon
Starring:
Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Denis O'Hare, Steve Zahn
Directed By:
Jean-Marc Vallée
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best On-Screen Transformation
4. American Psycho (2000)
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8
American Psycho
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8

Patrick Bateman is a handsome and wealthy investment banker who is focused on maintaining a high status in front of his friends and fiancée Evelyn and living a life full of vanity. However, by the night, he turns into a violent serial killer who mindlessly murders anyone around him .

Starring:
Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe, Reese Witherspoon, Chloë Sevigny, Josh Lucas, Justin Theroux
Directed By:
Mary Harron
5. Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
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Blade Runner 2049
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7

Thirty years after the events of the original film, a young blade runner, LAPD officer K, uncovers a secret that can lead to a war between humans and replicants. His investigation points him towards a previous blade runner, Rick Deckard, the protagonist of the first story, who is missing for the last three decades.

Role:
Niander Wallace
Directed By:
6. Girl, Interrupted (1999)
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Girl, Interrupted
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This psychological drama, based on author Susanna Kaysen's memoir, is an account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital following a nervous breakdown when she was 18 years old. Diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, she struggles to cope with her stay at the institution with fellow patients, especially the controlling sociopath Lisa.

Directed By:
James Mangold
7. Artifact (2012)
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Artifact
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2

This documentary film revolves around the legal battle between rock band Thirty Seconds to Mars and record label EMI.

Role:
Himself
Starring:
Chester Bennington, Irving Azoff, Shannon Leto, Tomo Milicevic
Directed By:
Jared Leto
8. Mr. Nobody (2009)
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Mr. Nobody
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4

In 2092, Nemo Nobody, a 118-year-old man, is the last mortal on earth while the rest have achieved immortality. In an interview, he recounts the dilemma a young nine year old Nemo faced when he had to choose between accompanying his mother or staying behind with his father after their divorce. The film explores all the lives that Nemo could lead based on this one decision.

Role:
Nemo Adult / Old Nemo
Starring:
Rhys Ifans, Diane Kruger, Sarah Polley, Linh Dan Pham
Directed By:
Jaco Van Dormael
9. Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021)
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Zack Snyder's Justice League
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After the death of Superman, Darkseid sends his servant Steppenwolf to Earth, in order to subjugate the human race. In order to protect humanity, Bruce Wayne aligns forces with Diana Prince, and tries to bring the super powered humans of Earth together, and fight against the catastrophic threat.  

Role:
The Joker
10. Lord of War (2005)
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Lord of War
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In the early 1980s, Yuri Orlov, a Ukrainian immigrant decides to join the arms trade along with his brother Vitaly. He quickly rises in his business, becomes wealthy and marries a famous model, Ava Fontaine. However, his rise also attracts the attention of an Interpol Agent, Jack Valentine.

Role:
Vitaly Orlov
Starring:
Nicolas Cage, Ethan Hawke, Bridget Moynahan, Donald Sutherland, Ian Holm, Shake Tukhmanyan, Jean-Pierre Nshanian
Directed By:
Andrew Niccol
11. The Thin Red Line (1998)
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The Thin Red Line
TV-MA
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5

Based on the eponymous novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line is a war drama revolving around a group of soldiers fighting to capture Guadalcanal for the Allied Forces during World War II. Featuring a brilliant star cast of Sean Penn, John Travolta, George Clooney, Jim Caviezel, and more, this film focuses on American soldiers trying to capture Japanese bunkers.

Starring:
Jim Caviezel, John Travolta, Sean Penn, Adrien Brody, Thomas Jane, John Cusack, Nick Nolte
Directed By:
12. Suicide Squad (2016)
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Suicide Squad
PG-13
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Set in the DC Comics universe, Suicide Squad follows a band of supervillians who get recruited to be an elite kill squad while in prison, by a secret government agency, in exchange for shorter jail time. They soon realise that they were not selected for their skills, but to give the government a convenient fall guy.

Starring:
Cara Delevingne, Scott Eastwood, Jai Courtney, Adam Beach, David Harbour, Will Smith, Margot Robbie
Directed By:
David Ayer
13. The Suicide Squad (2021)
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The Suicide Squad
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10

A government intelligence officer manages to manipulate a group of supervillains to become part of a team to help them in a special mission, in exchange for shortened sentences. They are sent to a South American island named Corto Maletese, where their task is destroying a lab from the Nazi-era, as it houses several dangerous secret experiments. However, dealing with the military of Corto Maltese seems far more dangerous than they had imagined.

Role:
The Joker
Starring:
Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Dwayne Johnson, Nathan Fillion, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Flula Borg
14. Alexander (2004)
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Alexander
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The movie follows Alexander the Great from his childhood and continues till his adventurous life comes to end with his death at the age of thirty two. When he becomes the King of Macedonia, he starts off an expedition to conquer the world – Persia, Egypt, Afghanistan and India. His relationships with his parents Philips and Olympias; friend Hephaistion and wife Roxana are also explored.

Starring:
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Colin Farrell, Rosario Dawson, Brian Blessed, Christopher Plummer, Oliver Stone, Val Edward Kilmer
Directed By:
15. The Little Things (2021)
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The Little Things
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5

Deputy Sheriff Joe Deacon is sent to Los Angeles for a quick evidence-gathering assignment. However, he gets involved in the search for a serial killer who has been terrorizing the city, and joins forces with Sergeant Jim Baxter.

Role:
Albert Sparma
Starring:
Denzel Washington, Rami Malek
16. Panic Room (2002)
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Panic Room
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Meg Altman and her daughter Sarah find themselves trapped in a secret panic room, built inside their new apartment. On their first night, they must survive a home invasion by three men Raoul, Burnham, and Junior, who are after the US $3 million in bearer bonds hidden in the panic room.

Role:
Junior
Starring:
Jodie Foster, Nicole Kidman, Kristen Stewart, Forest Whitaker, Patrick Bauchau, Dwight Yoakam
Directed By:
17. Prefontaine (1997)
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Prefontaine
PG-13
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3
Role:
Steve Prefontaine
Starring:
Lindsay Crouse, Breckin Meyer, Ed O'Neill, R. Lee Ermey
Directed By:
Steve James
18. House of Gucci (2021)
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3
House of Gucci
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3

House of Gucci is a crime drama film which revolves around the story of Patrizia Reggiani, an outsider with humble origins, who marries into the Gucci family after charming their son Maurizio Gucci. Soon, their romance turns into a fight for control of the famliy business. 

Role:
Paolo Gucci
Starring:
Adam Driver, Al Pacino, Jeremy Irons
19. Lonely Hearts (2006)
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3
Lonely Hearts
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Based on the true events of the 1940s notorious ‘Lonely Hearts Killings.’ Conman Raymond Fernandez seduces rich single women through personal ads, swindling their money. After meeting alike con-artist Martha Beck, they travel as a team, luring women, leaving a trail of homicides across several states. Detectives Robinson and Hildebrandt tenaciously hunt down the psychopaths, who are finally sentenced to death in 1949. 

Role:
Ray Fernandez
Starring:
Salma Hayek, Laura Dern, James Gandolfini, Bailee Madison, Dagmara Dominczyk, John Travolta, Scott Caan
Directed By:
Todd Robinson
20. Switchback (1997)
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Switchback
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A notorious serial killer kidnaps FBI agent Frank LaCrosse's son. Frank believes the murderer is hiding in Amarillo, Texas, and though he is officially taken off the case, in order to rescue his son, he continues to chase the elusive kidnapper who leaves a trail of death while trying to escape into the wilderness.

Starring:
Danny Glover, Dennis Quaid, Ted Levine, Walton Goggins, R. Lee Ermey
Directed By:
Jeb Stuart
21. How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
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How to Make an American Quilt
PG-13
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Finn is a young graduate student who is going to get married to her fiancé Sam shortly. She visits her grandmother’s place, where she hears stories of romance and sorrow from her elders, as they are making a quilt.

Starring:
Dermot Mulroney, Claire Danes, Anne Bancroft, Esther Rolle, Adam Baldwin, Jean Simmons, Lecy Goranson
Directed By:
Jocelyn Moorhouse
22. The Outsider (2018)
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The Outsider
TV-MA
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3

The Outsider is a crime drama thriller film which tells the story of an American Prisoner-of-war in Japan.  After the Second World War is over, he decides to stay in Japan, and become a member of a crime organization known as the Yakuza.

Role:
Nick Lowell
Starring:
Tadanobu Asano, Emile Davenport Hirsch, Emile Hirsch, Kippei Shîna, Shioli Kutsuna
Directed By:
Martin Zandvliet
23. The Last of the High Kings (1996)
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The Last of the High Kings
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Role:
Frankie Griffin
Starring:
Gabriel Byrne, Christina Ricci, Stephen Rea, Catherine O'Hara
Directed By:
David Keating
24. Basil (1998)
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Basil
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3
Role:
Basil
Starring:
Jack Wild, Derek Jacobi, Christian Slater, Claire Forlani, David Ross
Directed By:
Radha Bharadwaj
25. Highway (2002)
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Highway
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4

After being found in bed with a mobster’s wife, Jack is forced to flee from Vegas. He is accompanied by his friend Pilot, and they make their way to Seattle. However, Jack is unsure why Pilot wants to go to Seattle out of all places. On the way, they give a ride to a distressed young woman named Cassie, and an aging stoner who is also on his way to Seattle.

Role:
Jack
Starring:
Jeremy Piven, Selma Blair, Jake Gyllenhaal, John C. McGinley
Directed By:
James Cox
26. Urban Legend (1998)
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Urban Legend
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New England’s private Pendleton University is besieged with series of bizarre murders. Natalie,  a bright student of folklore class, suspects that a murderer on the campus is turning popular urban legends, like a killer hiding in the backseat of a car, into real life murders. Though no one believes her, she has to get to the killer before it is too late. 

Role:
Paul Gardener
Starring:
Robert Englund, Tara Reid, Joshua Jackson, Michael Rosenbaum, Loretta Devine, Rebecca Gayheart
Directed By:
Jamie Blanks
27. Chapter 27 (2007)
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Chapter 27
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3

A mentally challenged Mark David Chapman comes to New York in order to stalk John Lennon, his idol. He stands outside Lennon's apartment and grows increasingly unbalanced while waiting for an autograph, eventually leading up to the infamous murder of Lennon.

Starring:
Lindsay Lohan, Victor Verhaeghe, Chuck Cooper, Robert Gerard Larkin
Directed By:
J.P. Schaefer
28. Sunset Strip (2000)
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Sunset Strip
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3
Starring:
Simon Baker, Adam Goldberg, Judy Greer, Anna Friel, Nick Stahl
Directed By:
Adam Collis
29. Berlin, I Love You (2018)
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Berlin, I Love You
R
5
4
Starring:
Sibel Kekilli, Dianna Agron, Keira Knightley, Diego Luna, Mickey Rourke, Luke Wilson, Helen Mirren
30. Morbius (2022)
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Morbius
UA
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4

Dr Morbius is a successful researcher who is well-known for his work with synthetic blood. However, he is dangerously ill with a rare blood disorder, for which he wants to find a cure. Eventually, after a lot of struggle, he is able to find the cure but it comes at a price as it turns him into a vampire.

Role:
Dr. Michael Morbius
Starring:
Jared Harris, Tyrese Gibson
31. Black and White (1999)
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Black and White
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4

A group of Caucasian teens get fascinated as well as influenced by Harlem’s hip-hop crowd which includes the popular African-American rapper Rich Bower and his partner Cigar. The teens try their best to fit into their culture.

Starring:
Marla Maples, Robert Downey Jr., Claudia Schiffer, Joe Pantoliano, Michael B. Jordan, Ben Stiller, Elijah Wood
Directed By:
James Toback
32. 30 Seconds to Mars: The Making of 'The Ride' (2010)
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2
30 Seconds to Mars: The Making of 'The Ride'
TV-PG
10
2
Role:
Himself - Guitar / Lead Vocals
Starring:
Shannon Leto, Tomo Milicevic, Heather Hollin
Directed By:
Jared Leto
33. 2036: Nexus Dawn (2017)
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2036: Nexus Dawn
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3
Role:
Niander Wallace
Starring:
Set Sjöstrand, Benedict Wong
Directed By:
Luke Scott
34. Cool and the Crazy (1994)
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3
Cool and the Crazy
R
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3
Role:
Michael
Starring:
Alicia Silverstone, Jennifer Blanc-Biehn, Matthew Flint, Bradford Tatum
Directed By:

TV Shows

Beyond the Horizon
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Beyond the Horizon
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Starring:
John Kiriakou
Directed By:
Jared Leto
Into the Wild
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Into the Wild
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1
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Shannon Leto, Tomo Milicevic
Directed By:
Jared Leto
30 Seconds to Mars: Up in the Air (2013)
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30 Seconds to Mars: Up in the Air
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2
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Shannon Leto, Tomo Milicevic, Caleb Alexandra, Nea Dune
Directed By:
Jared Leto
My So-Called Life
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My So-Called Life
TV-14
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11
Role:
Jordan Catalano
Starring:
Bianca Lawson, A. J. Langer, Kaley Cuoco, Claire Danes, Bess Armstrong, Wilson Cruz, Devon Gummersall
Directed By:
Mark Piznarski, Scott Winant, Todd Holland
30 Seconds to Mars: City of Angels (2013)
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30 Seconds to Mars: City of Angels
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2
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Alan Cumming, Lily Collins, Juliette Lewis, Shannon Leto, Tomo Milicevic, Holly Beavon
Directed By:
Jared Leto
30 Seconds to Mars: Kings and Queens (2009)
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30 Seconds to Mars: Kings and Queens
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2
Role:
Himself
Starring:
Shannon Leto, Tomo Milicevic, 30 Seconds to Mars
Directed By:
Jared Leto
Almost Home
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2
Almost Home
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2
Starring:
Alyson Hannigan, Donal Logue, Brittany Murphy, Ben Affleck, Connie Ray, Olivia Burnette, Lee Norris
Directed By:
Arlene Sanford, Patrick Maloney, Linda Day, David Trainer
Alaska's Melting Glaciers (2016)
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2
Alaska's Melting Glaciers
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2
Role:
Self - Narrator (voice)
Directed By:
Tyson Sadler
Camp Wilder
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Camp Wilder
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3
Starring:
Hilary Swank, Seth Green, Marley Shelton, A. J. Langer, Jerry O'Connell, Jay Mohr
Directed By:
Gail Mancuso, David Trainer, Arlene Sanford, Zane Buzby
Skrillex & Rick Ross: Purple Lamborghini (2016)
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Skrillex & Rick Ross: Purple Lamborghini
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4
Role:
The Joker
Starring:
Rick Ross, Skrillex, Antonio Velaz, Jet Wilson
Directed By:
Colin Tilley
Rebel Highway
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3
Rebel Highway
4
3
Starring:
Alyssa Milano, Renee Zellweger, Matt LeBlanc, David Arquette, Roger Corman, Paul Rudd, Adrienne Barbeau
Directed By:

Narrator/Dubbing

Alaska's Melting Glaciers (2016)
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2
Alaska's Melting Glaciers
7
2
Role:
Self - Narrator (voice)
Directed By:
Tyson Sadler

Special Appearance/Cameo

Sol Goode (2003)
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Sol Goode
R
8
7
Role:
Rock Star Wannabe (uncredited)
Starring:
Carmen Electra, Christina Applegate, Tori Spelling, Christina Pickles, Eric Dane, Robert Wagner, Jason Bateman
Directed By:
Danny Comden

Director

Great Wide Open (2016)
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Great Wide Open
10
1
Starring:
Jason Baldes, Tommy Caldwell, Bob Coronato, Sasha DiGiulian, Dorothy White Horse Duluane
Directed By:
Jared Leto
30 Seconds to Mars: The Making of 'The Ride' (2010)
8
1
30 Seconds to Mars: The Making of 'The Ride'
TV-PG
8
1
Starring:
Shannon Leto, Tomo Milicevic, Heather Hollin
Directed By:
Jared Leto
Artifact (2012)
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5
Artifact
21
5

This documentary film revolves around the legal battle between rock band Thirty Seconds to Mars and record label EMI.

Starring:
Chester Bennington, Irving Azoff, Shannon Leto, Tomo Milicevic
Directed By:
Jared Leto

Jared Leto Awards

Academy Awards
Dallas Buyers Club Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role 2014
Golden Globe Awards
Dallas Buyers Club Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 2014
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Dallas Buyers Club Best On-Screen Transformation 2014