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List of Mads Mikkelsen Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Hunt (2012)
29
3
The Hunt
R
29
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Lucas
Director:
Thomas Vinterberg
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Thomas Bo Larsen, Susse Wold, Annika Wedderkopp, Lasse Fogelstrøm
2. Casino Royale (2006)
24
2
Casino Royale
PG-13
24
2

James Bond embarks on a mission to prevent Le Chiffre, a private banker who funds terrorists, from winning in a high-stakes poker game at Casino Royale. As he participates in the gamble with beautiful Treasury agent, Vesper Lynd, as his partner, both are threatened by a powerful organization.

As:
Cast
Role:
Le Chiffre
Director:
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Thriller
3. Another Round (2020)
27
2
Another Round
Not
27
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Martin
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
4. After the Wedding (2006)
18
2
After the Wedding
R
18
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jacob Pederson
Director:
Susanne Bier
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sidse Babett Knudsen, Neeral Mulchandani, Tanya Sharma, Swini Khara
5. Riders of Justice (2021)
20
3
Riders of Justice
Not
20
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Markus
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Drama
6. Adam's Apples (2005)
13
2
Adam's Apples
R
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ivan
Director:
Anders Thomas Jensen
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Ulrich Thomsen, Paprika Steen, Nicolas Bro
7. Rogue One (2016)
15
6
Rogue One
PG-13
15
6

Jyn Erso, an outcast whose scientist father Galen was forced by the Galactic Empire to complete the moon-sized battle-station Death Star, is rescued by the rebels after they learn that Galen secretly built a vulnerability into the super-weapon. She must accompany rebel intelligence officer Cassian Andor in rescuing Galen and retrieving the blueprint of the Death Star.

As:
Cast
Director:
Gareth Edwards
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure
8. Flickering Lights (2000)
13
2
Flickering Lights
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Arne
Director:
Anders Thomas Jensen
Genres:
Action, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sofie Gråbøl, Søren Pilmark, Iben Hjejle, Nikolaj Lie Kaas
9. A Royal Affair (2012)
14
2
A Royal Affair
R
14
2

This Danish historical drama film, tells the story of a young queen, married to an insane king. She falls in love with her physician, and the two eventually start a revolution that leads to the nation changing. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Johann Friedrich Struensee
Director:
Nikolaj Arcel
Genres:
Drama, History, Biography, Romance
Star Cast:
Alicia Vikander, David Dencik, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Trine Dyrholm
10. Open Hearts (2002)
14
2
Open Hearts
R
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Niels
Director:
Susanne Bier
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Sonja Richter, Paprika Steen, Stine Bjerregaard
11. Doctor Strange (2016)
16
4
Doctor Strange
PG-13
16
4

A wealthy and arrogant neurosurgeon becomes victim of a terrible car crash, which leaves him unable to operate. In his effort to heal himself, he realizes that he knows nothing about the universe, and soon he learns about a hidden world of magic and alternate dimensions.

As:
Cast
Role:
Kaecilius
Director:
Scott Derrickson
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Adventure
12. With Blood on My Hands: Pusher II (2004)
14
2
With Blood on My Hands: Pusher II
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tonny
Director:
Nicolas Winding Refn
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Leif Sylvester, Anne Sørensen, Øyvind Hagen-Traberg, Kurt Nielsen
13. Pusher (1996)
14
3
Pusher
14
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Tonny
Director:
Nicolas Winding Refn
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Kim Bodnia, Zlatko Buric, Laura Drasbæk, Slavko Labovic
14. The Green Butchers (2003)
13
2
The Green Butchers
R
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Svend
Director:
Anders Thomas Jensen
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bodil Jørgensen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Line Kruse, Ole Thestrup
15. Flame & Citron (2008)
13
2
Flame & Citron
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Citronen
Director:
Ole Christian Madsen
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Drama, History, Romance, War
Star Cast:
Jesper Christensen, Mille Lehfeldt, Thure Lindhardt, Stine Stengade
16. The Salvation (2014)
15
2
The Salvation
R
15
2

During the 1870s, Danish-American settler Jon sets out to avenge his family’s murder. One of the goons he kills is brother of ruthless land baron Henry Delarue, who has the entire town under his thumb. As the furious Delarue hunts down Jon, the scared community refuses to stand by him. Ex-soldier Jon must fight this battle alone to take down the outlaws.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jon Jensen
Director:
Kristian Levring
Genres:
Drama, Western
17. At Eternity's Gate (2018)
11
2
At Eternity's Gate
PG-13
11
2

This biographical drama film revolves around the final years of famous painter Vincent van Gogh, which he had spent in Arles, France. Despite being tormented, he spent his last days creating some of the best works of his life.

As:
Cast
Role:
Priest
Director:
Julian Schnabel
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
18. Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2002)
11
2
Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Horst
Director:
Lone Scherfig
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adrian Rawlins, Shirley Henderson, Jamie Sives, Lisa McKinlay
19. Men & Chicken (2015)
14
2
Men & Chicken
14
2

After their father passes away, two brothers learn that they are adopted half-brothers. They eventually decide to meet their biological parents, but they are forced to discover a horrible truth about themselves and their relatives.

As:
Cast
Role:
Elias
Director:
Anders Thomas Jensen
Genres:
Comedy, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
David Dencik, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Nicolas Bro, Søren Malling
20. Prague (2006)
12
2
Prague
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Christoffer
Director:
Ole Christian Madsen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Stine Stengade, Borivoj Navrátil, Jana Plodková, Josef Vajnar
21. Bleeder (1999)
11
2
Bleeder
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lenny
Director:
Nicolas Winding Refn
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Kim Bodnia, Rikke Louise Andersson, Liv Corfixen, Levino Jensen
22. Quantum of Solace (2008)
13
3
Quantum of Solace
T
13
3

Quantum of Solace is a spy thriller film based on the fictitious M16 agent James Bond. When Bond learns about a mysterious organization that wants to eliminate a country’s most valuable resources, he gets on the trail of Dominic Greene, a renowned developer of green technology.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Le Chiffre (voice)
Director:
Adam Gascoine
Genres:
Action
23. The Door (2009)
11
2
The Door
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
David Andernach
Director:
Anno Saul
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Heike Makatsch, Thomas Thieme, Tim Seyfi, Jessica Schwarz
24. Torremolinos 73 (2003)
11
2
Torremolinos 73
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Magnus
Director:
Pablo Berger
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Juan Diego, Candela Peña, Javier Cámara, Fernando Tejero
25. I Am Dina (2002)
11
2
I Am Dina
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ole Bornedal
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Christopher Eccleston, Gérard Depardieu, Pernilla August, Maria Bonnevie
26. The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman (2013)
13
2
The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman
R
13
2

On his dying mother’s biding, Charlie Countryman travels to Bucharest where he meets beautiful musician Gabi, as promised to a co-passenger. As he falls in love with Gabi, Charlie learns about her ruthless, charismatic ex-husband, gangster Nigel, who has no intentions of relinquishing his hold over her heart. Despite her violence-filled dark world, Charlie resolves to protect her and win her over.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nigel
Director:
Fredrik Bond
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
27. Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky (2009)
13
2
Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky
R
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Igor Stravinsky
Director:
Jan Kounen
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Natacha Lindinger, Anna Mouglalis, Elena Morozova, Grigori Manoukov
28. King Arthur (2004)
13
3
King Arthur
PG-13
13
3

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:
Tristan
Director:
Antoine Fuqua
Genres:
Drama, History, Action, War, Adventure
Star Cast:
29. Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore (2022)
11
2
Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore
UA
11
2

Professor Albus Dumbledore learns about a powerful and dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald, who is trying to take over the wizarding world. Since he knows that he doesn’t have the power to stop him alone, he takes the help of Newt Scamander, and a team of wizards and witches. However, taking on Grindelwald’s forces might not be so easy.

As:
Cast
Role:
Gellert Grindelwald
Genres:
Adventure,Family,Fantasy
30. Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas (2013)
13
2
Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas
13
2

Michael Kohlhaas is a horse dealer living a good and happy life with his family in the 16th century. When a lord treats him unjustly, he decides to wage a war against him. He raises an army by himself just to have his rights restored.

As:
Cast
Role:
Michael Kohlhaas
Director:
Arnaud des Pallières
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Bruno Ganz, David Kross, Delphine Chuillot, Amira Casar
31. Valhalla Rising (2009)
14
2
Valhalla Rising
14
2
As:
Cast
Role:
One Eye
Director:
Nicolas Winding Refn
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Drama
Star Cast:
Alexander Morton, Matthew Zajac, Stewart Porter, Maarten Stevenson
32. Shake It (2001)
10
2
Shake It
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jacob
Director:
Hella Joof
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Troels Lyby, Charlotte Munck, Jesper Lohmann, Oskar Walsøe
33. Clash of the Titans (2010)
12
2
Clash of the Titans
12
12
2

A remake of the 1981 movie of the same name, Clash of the Titans is an action-fantasy based on Greek mythology. It sees Zeus’ son Perseus and his companions go on a journey to save humans and the Gods. In order to do so, they must survive mythical beings like Medusa, the Kraken, and Hades.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Louis Leterrier
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure
34. The Three Musketeers (2011)
12
2
The Three Musketeers
PG-13
12
2

This US-German-French-British co-production based on Alexandre Dumas' 1844 best-seller has D'Artagnan meet and fight with three disgraced Musketeers – Athos, Aramis and Rochefort. However, their mutual dislike for Richelieu, brings them together. Richelieu, along with Milady, is plotting against the King and if not stopped, it could eventually lead to a war between France and England.

As:
Cast
Director:
Paul W.S. Anderson
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, Action
35. Exit (2006)
9
2
Exit
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Thomas Skepphult
Director:
Peter Lindmark
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Börje Ahlstedt, Samuel Fröler, Alexander Skarsgård, Kirsti Eline Torhaug
36. Chaos Walking (2021)
10
3
Chaos Walking
PG-13
10
3

Viola crash lands on a strange planet where all the women have disappeared, and meanwhile, the remaining men can hear each other’s thoughts. She soon finds her life in danger, but a young man named Todd vows to protect her.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi
37. Arctic (2018)
16
2
Arctic
16
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Overgård
Director:
Joe Penna
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Maria Thelma Smáradóttir
38. The Boy Below (2003)
11
2
The Boy Below
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Far
Director:
Morten Giese
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Helle Fagralid, Luke McQuillan, Malene Schwartz
39. Café Hector (1996)
11
3
Café Hector
11
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Lotte Svendsen
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Nicolaj Kopernikus, Marina Bouras, Jesper Asholt, Anders W. Berthelsen
40. Tom Merritt (1999)
11
2
Tom Merritt
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elmer Karr
Director:
Anders Gustafsson
Genres:
Romance, Short, Western
Star Cast:
David Bateson, Diana Axelsen
41. Le Fantôme (2016)
11
2
Le Fantôme
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Le Fantôme
Director:
Jake Scott
Genres:
Short, Action
Star Cast:
Barbara Steele, Zarko Radic, Karin Perathoner, James Brown
42. Wildside (1998)
11
2
Wildside
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jimmy
Director:
Simon Staho
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Nukâka, Pálína Jónsdóttir, Sævar Örn
43. Blomsterfangen (1996)
11
2
Blomsterfangen
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Max
Director:
Jens Arentzen
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Jens Okking, Birthe Neumann, Tonny Landy, Michael Schmidt
44. Now (2003)
10
2
Now
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jakob (young)
Director:
Simon Staho
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Mikael Persbrandt, Erland Josephson, Henning Moritzen, Elin Klinga
45. Move On (2012)
10
2
Move On
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mark
Director:
Asger Leth
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Gabriela Marcinková, Karl Fischer, Béla Ficzere, Zsolt Fehérvári
46. Monas verden (2001)
9
2
Monas verden
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Casper
Director:
Jonas Elmer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Sidse Babett Knudsen, Bjarne Henriksen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Klaus Bondam
47. Angel of the Night (1998)
7
2
Angel of the Night
R
7
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Shaky González
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Maria Stokholm, Mette Louise Holland, Tomas Villum Jensen

Animation(s)

Moomins and the Comet Chase (2010)
Moomins and the Comet Chase
TV-PG
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Sniff (voice)
Director:
Maria Lindberg
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Max von Sydow, Peter Stormare, Helena Mattsson, Stellan Skarsgård, Alexander Skarsgård

TV Shows and Videos

Bertelsen - de uaktuelle nyheder (2002)
Bertelsen - de uaktuelle nyheder
As:
Cast
Genres:
Talk-Show, Comedy
Star Cast:
Klaus Bondam, Mikael Bertelsen, Asger Aamund, Johan Boserup
Unit 1 (2000)
Unit 1
As:
Cast
Role:
Allan Fischer (32 episodes, 2000-2004)
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Drama, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Charlotte Fich, Lars Brygmann, Waage Sandø
Julie (2005)
Julie
As:
Cast
Role:
Julie's dad / ... (5 episodes, 2005)
Genres:
Family
Star Cast:
Iben Hjejle, Julie Wright, Camille Steen, Michael Carøe
Rihanna: Bitch Better Have My Money (2015)
Rihanna: Bitch Better Have My Money
As:
Cast
Role:
The Accountant
Director:
Rihanna, Megaforce
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Eric Roberts, Rihanna, Rachel Roberts