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List of John Boyega Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)
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3
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens
PG-13
13
3

30 years after the fall of the Empire, the First Order emerges to threaten the New Republic. Captured by dark warrior Kylo Ren, Resistance pilot Poe Dameron sends information about self-exiled Jedi Luke's location via a BB-8 robot. Scavenger Rey retrieves it, and must take it to General Leia with help from renegade stormtrooper Finn and legendary smuggler Han Solo.

Directed By:
J.J. Abrams
2. Detroit (2017)
15
3
Detroit
R
15
3

Detroit is a period-crime drama film, which is set during the 1967 Detroit riots in which a group of rogue police officers respond to a complaint with retribution rather than justice. A violent mob start throwing rocks at the officers and eventually, it leads to huge chaos. 

Directed By:
Kathryn Bigelow
3. Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
11
3
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
PG-13
11
3

In Star Wars: The Last Jedi, we see the good guys, aka the Resistance, battle it out with the bad guys, also known as the First Order in epic style. Featuring recurring heroes like Han Solo and Princess Leia, this epic space opera is the third part of the Star Wars sequel trilogy.

Role:
Finn
Directed By:
Rian Johnson
4. Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker (2019)
10
3
Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker
PG-13
10
3

The movie finds Rey, Finn, and Poe leading the Resistance against Kylo Ren and the First Order. What follows is Kylo’s path to redemption and Rey discovering that she is the grandchild of the still-living Emperor Palpatine. The Resistance wins but Kylo ends up sacrificing himself to save Rey who then takes up the mantle of Skywalker. 

Directed By:
J.J. Abrams
5. Imperial Dreams (2014)
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2
Imperial Dreams
11
2
Role:
Bambi
Starring:
Keke Palmer, Kellita Smith, Glenn Plummer, De'aundre Bonds
Directed By:
Malik Vitthal
6. Attack the Block (2011)
11
3
Attack the Block
R
11
3

Attack the Block is a science fiction comedy action horror film which revolves around a group of brave teenagers who arm themselves and form a team to fight alien creatures who have invaded their city.

Role:
Moses
Starring:
Jodie Whittaker, Alex Esmail, Leeon Jones, Franz Drameh
Directed By:
Joe Cornish
7. Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)
9
2
Half of a Yellow Sun
R
9
2
Role:
Ugwu
Starring:
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton, Anika Noni Rose, Joseph Mawle
Directed By:
Biyi Bandele
8. Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
11
2
Pacific Rim: Uprising
PG-13
11
2

Set in 2035, the film is a sequel to Pacific Rim and tells the story of Jake Pentecost, whose legendary father died to keep the humanity safe. Once a promising pilot, Jake now deals with stolen Jaeger parts. But when he receives a message from his sister, the PPDC Secretary General, he gives up his life of crime to save the humanity from an even bigger threat. 

Role:
Jake Pentecost
Directed By:
Steven S. DeKnight
9. The Circle (2017)
8
3
The Circle
PG-13
8
3

Mae lands a job at a company known as The Circle, which is one of the biggest tech companies in the world. When she gets involved in an experiment that could change the world, she realizes that it will have adverse consequences on humanity. 

Directed By:
James Ponsoldt
10. Naked Singularity (2021)
7
2
Naked Singularity
R
7
2
Role:
Casi
Starring:
11. Star Tours: The Adventures Continue (2011)
13
2
Star Tours: The Adventures Continue
13
2
Role:
Finn
Starring:
Patrick Warburton, Darren Criss, Allison Janney, Frank Oz, Adam Driver, James Earl Jones, Carrie Fisher
12. Junkhearts (2011)
9
2
Junkhearts
9
2
Role:
Jamal
Starring:
Tom Sturridge, Romola Garai, Eddie Marsan, Candese Reid
Directed By:
Tinge Krishnan

TV Movie(s)

1. My Murder (2012)
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2
My Murder
11
2
Role:
Shakilus Townsend
Starring:
Franz Drameh, Malachi Kirby, Simona Zivkovska, Harry Rafferty
Directed By:
Bruce Goodison
2. The Whale (2013)
9
2
The Whale
9
2
Role:
Bond
Starring:
Martin Sheen, Jonas Armstrong, Jolyon Coy, David Gyasi
Directed By:
Alrick Riley
3. Da Brick (2011)
6
1
Da Brick
6
1
Role:
Donnie
Starring:
Rosie Perez, Eric Arriola, Joseph Basile, Sakinah Bingham
Directed By:
Spike Lee

Animation(s)

Major Lazer (2014)
Major Lazer
TV-MA
Role:
Blkmrkt (10 episodes, 2015)
Starring:
Andy Samberg, Aziz Ansari, Udo Kier, Kumail Nanjiani, Jonathan Banks, J.K. Simmons, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
Directed By:
Douglas Einar Olsen, Chase Conley
Watership Down (2018)
Watership Down
TV-PG
Starring:
Kim Bodnia, Nicholas Hoult, Peter Capaldi, Ben Kingsley, Taron Egerton, James McAvoy
Directed By:
Noam Murro
Tinkershrimp & Dutch (2016)
Tinkershrimp & Dutch
Role:
Dutch (5 episodes, 2016)
Starring:
Alex Lowe, Sam Riley, Darren Evans, Gregor Stevenson
Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 1 (2017)
Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 1
Role:
Finn (voice)
Starring:
Felicity Jones, Matt Lanter, Daisy Ridley, Dee Bradley Baker
Directed By:
Roque Ballesteros, Alan Lau, Brad Rau
Star Wars: Forces of Destiny (2017)
Star Wars: Forces of Destiny
Starring:
Felicity Jones, Matt Lanter, Daisy Ridley, Vanessa Marshall
Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 3 (2018)
Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 3
Role:
Finn (voice)
Starring:
Felicity Jones, Daisy Ridley, Matt Lanter, Mark Hamill
Directed By:
Brad Rau

TV Shows and Videos

Saturday Night Live (1975)
Saturday Night Live
TV-PG
Starring:
Justin Long, Liam Hemsworth, Harvey Keitel, Chevy Chase, Dennis Miller, Teri Garr, Elijah Wood
Directed By:
Ben Stiller, Dave Wilson, Beth McCarthy-Miller, Don Roy King, James Signorelli
24: Live Another Day (2014)
24: Live Another Day
TV-14
Starring:
Kiefer Sutherland, William Devane, Benjamin Bratt, Stephen Fry, Yvonne Strahovski, Tate Donovan
Directed By:
Milan Cheylov, Jon Cassar, Adam Kane, Omar Madha
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2016)
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens
E10+
Starring:
Nathan Kress, Matthew Mercer, Max von Sydow, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, Simon Pegg, Harrison Ford
Directed By:
Jamie Eden, Pete Gomer, Robert Hewson
Becoming Human (2011)
Becoming Human
Starring:
Josh Cole, Craig Roberts, Leila Mimmack, Josh Brown
Law & Order: UK (2009)
Law & Order: UK
Starring:
Bradley Walsh, Tamzin Outhwaite, Gemma Atkinson, Mark Bonnar, Aimee-Ffion Edwards, Harriet Walter, Robert Glenister
Directed By:
Marisol Adler, Joss Agnew, Robert Del Maestro, James Strong, Mark Everest
Disney Infinity 3.0 (2015)
Disney Infinity 3.0
Starring:
Samuel L. Jackson, Mandy Moore, Jason Bateman, Josh Gad, Sarah Silverman, Drake Bell, Idina Menzel
Directed By:
Mo Davoudian
Star Wars: Battlefront II (2017)
Star Wars: Battlefront II
T
Starring:
Janina Gavankar, Matthew Mercer, Gwendoline Christie, Daisy Ridley, Billy Dee Williams
Directed By:
Tom Keegan, Bernd Diemer

John Boyega Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Small Axe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Supporting Role 2021