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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.

As:
Cast
Director:
J.J. Abrams
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action, Fantasy
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. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Kathryn Bigelow
Genres:
Drama, History, Thriller, Crime
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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Finn
Director:
Rian Johnson
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action, Fantasy
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. 

As:
Cast
Director:
J.J. Abrams
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
5. Imperial Dreams (2014)
10
2
Imperial Dreams
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bambi
Director:
Malik Vitthal
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Keke Palmer, Kellita Smith, Glenn Plummer, De'aundre Bonds
6. Attack the Block (2011)
10
2
Attack the Block
R
10
2

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Moses
Director:
Joe Cornish
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jodie Whittaker, Alex Esmail, Leeon Jones, Franz Drameh
7. Half of a Yellow Sun (2013)
9
2
Half of a Yellow Sun
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ugwu
Director:
Biyi Bandele
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Thandie Newton, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anika Noni Rose, Joseph Mawle
8. Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
10
2
Pacific Rim: Uprising
PG-13
10
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. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Jake Pentecost
Director:
Steven S. DeKnight
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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. 

As:
Cast
Director:
James Ponsoldt
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
11. Junkhearts (2011)
9
2
Junkhearts
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jamal
Director:
Tinge Krishnan
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Sturridge, Eddie Marsan, Romola Garai, Candese Reid

TV Movie(s)

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

Animation(s)

Tinkershrimp & Dutch (2016)
Tinkershrimp & Dutch
As:
Cast
Role:
Dutch (5 episodes, 2016)
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Alex Lowe, Sam Riley, Darren Evans, Gregor Stevenson
Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 1 (2017)
Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 1
As:
Cast
Role:
Finn (voice)
Director:
Roque Ballesteros, Alan Lau, Brad Rau
Genres:
Family, Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
Matt Lanter, Felicity Jones, Daisy Ridley, Dee Bradley Baker
Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 3 (2018)
Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Volume 3
As:
Cast
Role:
Finn (voice)
Director:
Brad Rau
Genres:
Animation, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
Felicity Jones, Daisy Ridley, Matt Lanter, Mark Hamill

TV Shows and Videos

Becoming Human (2011)
Becoming Human
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Josh Cole, Craig Roberts, Leila Mimmack, Josh Brown
Law & Order: UK (2009)
Law & Order: UK
As:
Cast
Director:
Marisol Adler, Joss Agnew, Robert Del Maestro, James Strong, Mark Everest
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Gemma Atkinson, Bradley Walsh, Tamzin Outhwaite, Harriet Walter, Robert Glenister, Freema Agyeman

John Boyega Awards

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