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List of Joel Edgerton Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Warrior (2011)
15
2
Warrior
PG-13
15
2

Tommy Riordan, a former Marine, convinces his estranged father, a recovered alcoholic and former coach, to train him for a winner-takes-all mixed martial arts tournament. At the same time, his estranged brother Brendan, a former MMA fighter struggling as a school teacher, returns to the ring to support his family, making another family conflict inevitable.

As:
Cast
Role:
Brendan Conlon
Director:
Gavin O'Connor
Genres:
Sport, Drama
2. Spider (2007)
11
2
Spider
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Nash Edgerton
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Nash Edgerton, Mirrah Foulkes, Chum Ehelepola, Bruno Xavier
3. Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
13
3
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
PG-13
13
3

Anakin Skywalker, now a Jedi Knight disillusioned with the crumbling order, is encouraged by Chancellor Palpatine to use the dark side to kill Count Dooku while rescuing the former with Obi-Wan Kenobi. When he gets visions of his pregnant wife Padmé Amidala dying in childbirth, Palpatine again lures him to the dark side, promising him powers to prevent death.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
4. Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
13
2
Zero Dark Thirty
R
13
2

Post September 11, 2001 terrorist attack, US intelligence and military forces focussed on capturing and killing one of the most wanted men in the world – Osama Bin Laden. The movie dramatizes this search that continued for over ten years and culminated in the killing of Bin Laden by the SEALs in Pakistan.

As:
Cast
Director:
Kathryn Bigelow
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, History
5. The King (2019)
12
2
The King
R
12
2

After being crowned as the new King of England, following his father’s death, young Henry V must now navigate through politics, war, deceit and treachery, as well as deal with the war that his father left behind.   

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Director:
David Michôd
Genres:
Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Star Cast:
6. The Great Gatsby (2013)
12
2
The Great Gatsby
PG-13
12
2

Based on a popular 1925 novel of the same name by F Scott Fitzgerald, this Oscar winning romantic drama revolves around Nick Carraway, a writer and wall-street trader, who is drawn into his millionaire neighbor Jay Gatsby’s past and lifestyle. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Baz Luhrmann
Genres:
Romance, Drama
7. Animal Kingdom (2010)
11
2
Animal Kingdom
R
11
2

After his mother dies of overdose, seventeen years old Joshua J Cody moves in with his estranged grandmother, a loving matriarch of a Melbourne crime family and is quickly indoctrinated into their line of trade. But very soon, he is spotted by an honest cop, who realizes his condition and offers him an opportunity to go straight. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Barry 'Baz' Brown
Director:
David Michôd
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
8. The Gift (2015)
12
2
The Gift
R
12
2

Simon and Robyn, a young married couple leading a normal life, happen to meet Simon’s past acquaintance, Gordo, who starts visiting them uninvited, bringing mysterious gifts which make Simon uneasy. Robyn realizes that Simon’s past holds some deeply buried secrets and that she doesn’t really know her husband well. Under the shadow of his past, what does their future hold for them?

As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Gordo
Director:
Joel Edgerton
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jason Bateman, Rebecca Hall, Allison Tolman, Tim Griffin
9. Kinky Boots (2005)
11
2
Kinky Boots
PG-13
11
2

A man inherits his father’s shoe factory, but is unsure of how to keep the business afloat. Soon, a woman comes to his rescue.

As:
Cast
Role:
Charlie
Director:
Julian Jarrold
Genres:
Music, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Linda Bassett, Joanna Scanlan, Nick Frost
10. Boy Erased (2018)
10
2
Boy Erased
R
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Victor Sykes
Director:
Joel Edgerton
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
11. Loving (2016)
11
3
Loving
PG-13
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Richard
Director:
Jeff Nichols
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Nick Kroll, Michael Shannon, Ruth Negga, Will Dalton, Dean Mumford, Terri Abney
12. Black Mass (2015)
10
3
Black Mass
R
10
3

In order to curb the influence of Italian mafia in Boston, FBI agent John Connolly approaches state senator William Bulger to form an alliance with his brother, crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger. This biographical film depicts how the latter took advantage of this partnership to become one of the most notorious criminals in the history of America.

As:
Cast
Role:
John Connolly
Director:
Scott Cooper
Genres:
Drama, Crime, History, Biography
13. Smokin' Aces (2006)
12
2
Smokin' Aces
R
12
2

Small-time conman and magician Buddy "Aces" Israel seeks immunity deal with FBI in exchange for testifying against ailing mob boss Primo Sparazza, who in turn declares million dollar bounty on the snitch. "Aces" soon becomes the target of a number of dangerous assassins, including a hitman, two hitwomen, a torture expert, a neo-Nazi, and the mysterious The Swede.

As:
Cast
Director:
Joe Carnahan
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action, Thriller
14. The Square (2008)
10
2
The Square
R
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Director:
Nash Edgerton
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Bill Hunter, Peter Phelps, David Roberts, Kieran Darcy-Smith
15. Red Sparrow (2018)
12
2
Red Sparrow
R
12
2

A Ballerina is recruited by the Russian intelligence service, and she attends a school, where she learns to use her body as a weapon. Her first mission, is to entrap a CIA agent, who threatens to unravel the security of both nations. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Nate Nash
Director:
Francis Lawrence
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Mystery
16. Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
11
2
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
PG
11
2

The second movie in Star Wars prequel trilogy has the former queen of Naboo, Padmé Amidala serving as the Senator in the Galactic Republic. When there is an assassination attempt on her, Obi-Wan Kenobi sets out to investigate the matter and discovers a massive army of clones. Meanwhile, Anakin Skywalker, while protecting Padme Amidala, falls in love with her.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy, Action
17. Midnight Special (2016)
11
2
Midnight Special
PG-13
11
2

After a cult tries to exploit 8 years old Alton Meyer who was born with extraordinary supernatural powers, his biological father, Roy, rescues the child. Now on the run from FBI and cult members, Roy must protect the child at all costs and help Alton to return to his real world. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lucas
Director:
Jeff Nichols
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller
18. The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)
10
2
The Odd Life of Timothy Green
PG
10
2

The Odd Life of Timothy Green is a fantasy comedy-drama film, which revolves around a couple, Cindy and Jim, who are devastated when they learn that Cindy cannot conceive. However, their misery ends after the sudden appearance of an orphan boy Timothy. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jim Green
Director:
Peter Hedges
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Garner, Dianne Wiest, Odeya Rush, Shohreh Aghdashloo, CJ Adams
19. Ned Kelly (2003)
11
2
Ned Kelly
R
11
2

Ned Kelly is an action adventure film which tells the story of an innocent man who is being blamed for a crime. He goes into hiding, but soon the news spreads, making him one of the most wanted criminals worldwide.

As:
Cast
Role:
Aaron Sherritt
Director:
Gregor Jordan
Genres:
Western, Biography, Romance, History, Crime, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Heath Ledger, Emily Browning, Naomi Watts, Orlando Bloom, Geoffrey Rush, Naomi Watts
20. Bright (2017)
12
2
Bright
TV-MA
12
2

In an alternate universe where humans co-exist with orcs, elves and fairies, veteran LAPD officer Daryl Ward is paired with the first orc police officer Nick Jakoby. On a regular patrol, the unlikely pair comes across the elf Tikka and a powerful artifact that is being sought after by a terrorist group to resurrect the semi-mythical Dark Lord.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Jakoby
Director:
David Ayer
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Fantasy, Crime
Star Cast:
Will Smith, Margaret Cho, Noomi Rapace, Enrique Murciano
21. The Rover (2014)
9
2
The Rover
R
9
2

The film is set 10 years after the global economic collapse. The Australian outback has now become infested with poverty and crime, in the midst of which a loner continues to wander about in his car until it is stolen by a bunch of criminals. Bent on retrieving his only possession, he soon embarks on a dangerous journey, killing anybody who comes in his way.  

As:
Writer
Director:
David Michôd
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Pattinson, Guy Pearce, Chan Kien, Tek Kong Lim, Tawanda Manyimo
22. King Arthur (2004)
9
2
King Arthur
PG-13
9
2

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Gawain
Director:
Antoine Fuqua
Genres:
Drama, History, Action, War, Adventure
Star Cast:
23. The Thing (2011)
10
2
The Thing
R
10
2

When Norwegian scientific team finds an extraterrestrial spacecraft buried deep beneath Antarctic ice, team-member paleontologist Kate Lloyd discovers a seemingly dead alien creature. But once released from its frozen condition, the parasitic creature starts flourishing by attacking them and assuming the form of its victim. Kate takes help of crew’s pilot Carter to prevent the alien from killing them one by one.      

As:
Cast
Role:
Carter
Director:
Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Eric Christian Olsen, Ulrich Thomsen
24. It Comes at Night (2017)
9
2
It Comes at Night
R
9
2

As a highly infectious disease ravages the earth, Paul, his wife Sarah and son Travis set up their home in a secluded place, even killing Sarah’s father and burning his body when he contacts the disease. Then one night a stranger breaks into their home, looking for fresh water and proposes to trade food for it.  Will they accept the offer?

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Paul
Director:
Trey Edward Shults
Genres:
Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Riley Keough, Carmen Ejogo, Christopher Abbott, Kelvin Harrison Jr.
25. Felony (2013)
10
2
Felony
TV-MA
10
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Detective Malcolm Toohey
Director:
Matthew Saville
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Jai Courtney, Paul Caesar, Mark Simpson, Ryan Gibson
26. Life (2015)
9
2
Life
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Anton Corbijn
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Dane DeHaan, Ben Kingsley, Robert Pattinson, Peter Lucas, Lauren Gallagher, Kendal Rae, Drew Leger
27. Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
10
2
Exodus: Gods and Kings
PG-13
10
2

Ramesses is the real son of the Pharaoh of Egypt, Seti while Moses is his adopted son. When Seti dies, Ramesses becomes the new Pharaoh and learn of Moses Hebrew origin. Moses is banished but, on God’s will soon becomes the leader of Jews and takes up a difficult task of leading six-hundred-thousand of them across the Red Sea.

As:
Cast
Role:
Ramses
Director:
Genres:
Action, Drama, Adventure
28. Jane Got a Gun (2015)
12
2
Jane Got a Gun
R
12
2

Jane Got a Gun is a western action drama film which tells the story of Jane and Bill Hammond, who live together in an isolated house with their five-year-old daughter Katie. One day Bill returns home with several injuries and tells his wife that a gang of vicious criminals are coming to get him. Jane decides to ask her ex-lover for help in protecting her family.

As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Dan Frost
Director:
Gavin O'Connor
Genres:
Western, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
30. The Hard Word (2002)
9
2
The Hard Word
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Shane Twentyman
Director:
Scott Roberts
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Guy Pearce, Robert Taylor, Rachel Griffiths, Nash Edgerton
31. Wish You Were Here (2012)
10
2
Wish You Were Here
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dave Flannery
Director:
Kieran Darcy-Smith
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Teresa Palmer, Antony Starr, Felicity Price, Nicholas Cassim
33. Acolytes (2008)
8
2
Acolytes
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ian Wright
Director:
Jon Hewitt
Genres:
Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Michael Dorman, Sebastian Gregory, Hanna Mangan Lawrence, Joshua Payne
35. Lifted (2015)
12
2
Lifted
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Paul
Director:
Lin Oeding
Genres:
Short, Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Kylie Rogers, Carrie Schroeder, Andrew Fox
36. The Thief (2010)
11
2
The Thief
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Joel
Director:
Rachel Weisz
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Rosemarie DeWitt, Danielle Macdonald, Mike Randleman
37. Gate (2000)
10
2
Gate
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
David
Director:
Peter Carstairs
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tony Ryan, Brett Wood
38. Praise (1998)
10
2
Praise
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Leo
Director:
John Curran
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jason Clarke, Peter Fenton, Sacha Horler, Marta Dusseldorp
39. Crossbow (2007)
10
2
Crossbow
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The dad
Director:
David Michôd
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Nash Edgerton, Mirrah Foulkes, David Michôd, Cy Standen
40. The List (2008)
10
2
The List
TV-MA
10
2
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Joel Edgerton
Genres:
Crime, Short
Star Cast:
Anthony Hayes, Kieran Darcy-Smith, Nash Edgerton, Justine Clarke, Paul Pantano
41. Erskineville Kings (1999)
9
2
Erskineville Kings
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Wayne
Director:
Alan White
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hugh Jackman, Marty Denniss, Andrew Wholley, Aaron Blabey
42. The Pitch (2001)
9
2
The Pitch
9
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Guy
Director:
Nash Edgerton
Genres:
Action, Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Rose Byrne, Dan Spielman, Catriona Hughes, Kieran Darcy-Smith
43. The Waiting City (2009)
9
2
The Waiting City
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Simmons
Director:
Claire McCarthy
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Isabel Lucas, Radha Mitchell, Tillotama Shome, Samrat Chakrabarti
44. Open Window (2006)
9
2
Open Window
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Peter Delaney
Director:
Mia Goldman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alanna Ubach, Ahmed Best, Scott Wilson, Cybill Shepherd
46. Dogwatch (1999)
9
2
Dogwatch
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sparrow
Director:
Laurie McInnes
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Steven Vidler, Russell Kiefel, Richard Carter, John Alansu
47. The Cartographer (2011)
9
2
The Cartographer
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Envoy (voice)
Director:
Jane Shadbolt
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Short
Star Cast:
Paula Arundell, Toby Leonard Moore
48. Separation City (2009)
9
2
Separation City
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Simon Nicholson
Director:
Paul Middleditch
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Rhona Mitra, Thomas Kretschmann, Danielle Cormack, Les Hill
49. The Captain (2013)
9
2
The Captain
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dead Body
Director:
Nash Edgerton, Spencer Susser
Genres:
Short, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Taika Waititi, Nash Edgerton, David Michôd, Andy Bate
50. Monkeys (2011)
8
2
Monkeys
8
2
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Joel Edgerton
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Damon Herriman, Damian Walshe-Howling, Krew Boylan
51. Bloodlock (1998)
8
2
Bloodlock
8
2
As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Danny
Director:
Kieran Darcy-Smith, Nash Edgerton
Genres:
Short, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Simon Lyndon, Amanda Crompton, Damien Spencer, Steve Le Marquand
52. Sample People (2000)
7
1
Sample People
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Clinton Smith
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Mendelsohn, Kylie Minogue, David Field, Simon Lyndon
53. Loaded (1996)
6
1
Loaded
6
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Frog
Director:
Kieran Darcy-Smith, Nash Edgerton
Genres:
Action, Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Kieran Darcy-Smith, Nash Edgerton, Tony Lynch

TV Movie(s)

1. The Three Stooges (2000)
10
2
The Three Stooges
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
James Frawley
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
John Kassir, Paul Ben-Victor, Michael Chiklis, Evan Handler, Rachael Blake
2. The Secret Life of Us (2001)
12
2
The Secret Life of Us
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Will McGill
Director:
Lynn-Maree Danzey
Star Cast:
Claudia Karvan, Samuel Johnson, Deborah Mailman, Abi Tucker
3. Secret Men's Business (1999)
10
2
Secret Men's Business
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Cameron
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Simon Baker, Ben Mendelsohn, Jeremy Sims, Marcus Graham
4. Never Tell Me Never (1998)
10
2
Never Tell Me Never
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
David Elfick
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Michael Caton, John Howard, Claudia Karvan, Paul Bishop

Animation(s)

The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello (2005)
The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello
As:
Cast
Role:
Jasper Morello (voice)
Director:
Anthony Lucas
Genres:
Adventure, Short, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Tommy Dysart, Helmut Bakaitis, Jude Beaumont, Richard Moss
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole
PG
Plot:

Soren, the young barn owl is enthralled by the tales of the legendary Guardian owls of Ga'Hoole. Unfortunately, Soren and his jealous brother, Kludd, are taken as prisoners by the evil owls known as Pure Ones. Soren must escape and find the mythical Guardians to stop the Pure Ones once and for all. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Metal Beak (voice)
Director:
Zack Snyder
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Family, Animation
$9.99 (2008)
$9.99
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Ron (voice)
Director:
Tatia Rosenthal
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Mendelsohn, Geoffrey Rush, Anthony LaPaglia, Barry Otto
Father (2008)
Father
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Sebastian Danta
Genres:
Short, Animation

TV Shows and Videos

Spellbinder (1995)
Spellbinder
As:
Cast
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Family, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Brian Rooney, Heather Mitchell, Zbych Trofimiuk, Gosia Piotrowska
Wildside (1997)
Wildside
As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew Prowse, Geoff Bennett, Peter Andrikidis, Ken Cameron, Michael Jenkins
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Rose Byrne, Abbie Cornish, Jason Clarke, Tony Martin, Rachael Blake, Aaron Pedersen, Jessica Napier
Dossa and Joe (2002)
Dossa and Joe
As:
Cast
Director:
Caroline Aherne
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Caton, Jeanie Drynan, Ryan Johnson, Robert Bruning
Bob Dylan: Duquesne Whistle (2012)
Bob Dylan: Duquesne Whistle
As:
Cast
Director:
Nash Edgerton
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Bob Dylan, Daniel 'Cloud' Campos, Noah Arrue, Jon Braver
Dirt Game (2009)
Dirt Game
As:
Cast
Role:
Shane Bevic (6 episodes, 2009)
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Shane Connor, Freya Stafford, Katie Wall, Gerald Lepkowski
Police Rescue (1989)
Police Rescue
As:
Cast
Director:
Rowan Woods, Kate Woods, Tony Tilse, Ian Barry, Ken Cameron
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Cate Blanchett, Russell Crowe, Ben Mendelsohn, Steve Bastoni, Gary Sweet, Tammy Macintosh, Sonia Todd
Dangerous (2007)
Dangerous
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Brooke Satchwell, Paul Pantano, Khan Chittenden, Nicole da Silva
Big Sky (1997)
Big Sky
As:
Cast
Director:
Scott Hartford-Davis, Russell Burton, Kate Dennis, Helen Gaynor, Gregor Jordan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Rose Byrne, Martin Henderson, Gary Sweet, Rhys Muldoon, Robyn Cruze
Fallen Angels (1997)
Fallen Angels
As:
Cast
Director:
Scott Patterson, Peter Andrikidis, Geoff Bennett, Geoffrey Nottage, Tony Tilse
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Rose Byrne, Garry McDonald, Celia De Burgh, Jeremy Ball, Eszter Marosszéky