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List of Michael C. Hall Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Report (2019)
13
5
The Report
R
13
5

The Report is a historical drama thriller film which revolves around FBI agent Daniel Jones, who performs investigation into the use of torture on suspected terrorists by the CIA. This soon leads him to shocking secrets.  

Role:
Thomas Eastman
Directed By:
Scott Z. Burns
2. Christine (2016)
9
4
Christine
R
9
4
Role:
George
Starring:
Rebecca Hall, Maria Dizzia, Tracy Letts, J. Smith-Cameron
Directed By:
Antonio Campos
3. Cold in July (2014)
11
5
Cold in July
R
11
5

Cold in July is a crime drama film, which tells the story of a protective father who shoots an intruder right in the head in order to defend himself and his family. However, he starts fearing for his family, after the deceased man’s father threatens to kill them all.

Role:
Dane
Starring:
Don Johnson, Sam Shepard, Nick Damici, Vinessa Shaw, Ken Holmes
Directed By:
Jim Mickle
4. Kill Your Darlings (2013)
10
6
Kill Your Darlings
R
10
6

Kill Your Darlings is a 2013 American biographical romantic drama film, which revolves around the great poets of the Beat Generation, including Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.  When a murder occurs, it draws all of them together. 

Role:
David Kammerer
Directed By:
John Krokidas
6. Paycheck (2003)
18
10
Paycheck
PG-13
18
10

Reverse-engineer Michael Jennings is routinely hired to break-up rival company’s technology, after which he has his short-term memory erased. After completing a 3-year job with promises of millions, he is left without money and the authorities are chasing him for treason and murder. He has only limited time and few apparently unrelated items to solve the mystery of his erased 3 years.

Directed By:
7. In the Shadow of the Moon (2019)
11
7
In the Shadow of the Moon
TV-MA
11
7

This science fiction mystery thriller film tells the story of a police officer who is tracking a serial killer who resurfaces every nine years. However, the killer’s crimes defy all scientific explanation and the officer’s obsession to catch the killer soon drives him to insanity.

Role:
Holt
Starring:
Boyd Holbrook, Bokeem Woodbine, Rudi Dharmalingam, Cleopatra Coleman
Directed By:
Jim Mickle
8. Gamer (2009)
18
14
Gamer
R
18
14

In future, computer programmer Ken Castle creates a mind control game wherein death row convicts fight for their freedom; but they are controlled by their users. The champions here are John Kable Tillman and his handler Simon. Kable realises that to get back to his normal life, he must escape the game and reveal to the world Castle’s plan to control the entire country with his technology.

Role:
Ken Castle
Directed By:
Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor
10. John and the Hole (2021)
5
4
John and the Hole
R
5
4
Role:
Brad
Starring:
11. The Trouble with Bliss (2011)
4
4
The Trouble with Bliss
PG-13
4
4
Role:
Morris Bliss
Starring:
Sarah Shahi, Lucy Liu, Rhea Perlman, Brie Larson, Peter Fonda, Glenn Kubota
Directed By:
Michael Knowles
12. The River (2013)
7
3
The River
7
3
Role:
The Guru
Starring:
Adam Driver, Lauren Ambrose, Vincent Amorosi, Anthony M. Corbett
Directed By:
Sam Handel
13. After Adderall (2016)
5
3
After Adderall
5
3
Starring:
Adam Busch, Stephen Elliott, Mickaela Tombrock, Bill Heck
Directed By:
Stephen Elliott
14. Bereft (2004)
5
4
Bereft
R
5
4
Starring:
Tim Daly, Marsha Mason, Tim Blake Nelson, Vinessa Shaw
Directed By:
Tim Daly, Clark Mathis

Narrator/Dubbing

Stem Cell Universe with Stephen Hawking (2014)
14
4
Stem Cell Universe with Stephen Hawking
TV-PG
14
4
Role:
Self - Narrator (voice)
Starring:
Stephen Hawking, Krstin Baldwin, Vincent Giampapa, Robert Lanza
Directed By:
Geoffrey Sharp
How to Spoon with Michael C. Hall (2009)
11
4
How to Spoon with Michael C. Hall
11
4
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Starring:
Bill Dawes, Lauren Schacher
Directed By:
Nicholas Spaventa
Mysteries of the Freemasons (2006)
9
4
Mysteries of the Freemasons
9
4
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Starring:
Charlie Anderson, Rich Adams, Chad O. Allen, Jim Bachtell
Directed By:
Tuggelin Yourgrau

Animation Movies

Star vs. the Forces of Evil
16
4
Star vs. the Forces of Evil
TV-Y7
16
4
Starring:
Leigh-Allyn Baker, Rhys Darby, Carl Weathers, Melissa Rauch, Amy Sedaris, Tom Kenny, Billy West
Directed By:
Michael Mullen, David Wasson, Giancarlo Volpe, Aaron Hammersley, Piero Piluso
Dexter: Early Cuts
7
2
Dexter: Early Cuts
TV-MA
7
2
Role:
Dexter Morgan
Starring:
Jennifer Carpenter, Shawn Shultz
Directed By:
Marco Fernandez
Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles
8
3
Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles
8
3
Starring:
Benjamin Bratt, Tara Strong, Josh Keaton
Directed By:
Bruce Timm, Sam Liu
Justice League: Gods and Monsters (2015)
14
6
Justice League: Gods and Monsters
PG-13
14
6

Justice League: Gods and Monsters is an animated superhero film which takes us to an alternate universe, where alternate versions of Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman exist, who operate outside of the law. Things get complicated when they are framed for a few murders, and they are forced to go on the run, when the government decides to take them out.

Role:
Batman / Kirk Langstrom (voice)
Starring:
Richard Chamberlain, Benjamin Bratt, C. Thomas Howell, Tamara Taylor, Paget Brewster
Directed By:
Sam Liu

TV Shows

Dexter
30
4
Dexter
TV-MA
30
4
Role:
Dexter Morgan
Starring:
Jimmy Smits, Courtney Ford, Yvonne Strahovski, Julia Stiles, Adrienne Barbeau, Julie Benz, Edward James Olmos
Directed By:
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Six Feet Under
12
2
Six Feet Under
TV-MA
12
2
Role:
David Fisher
Starring:
Bobby Cannavale, Ed Begley Jr., Lana Parrilla, Peter Krause, Page Kennedy, Ann Cusack, Sandra Oh
Directed By:
The Crown
14
2
The Crown
TV-MA
14
2
Role:
President Kennedy
Starring:
Jared Harris, Helena Bonham Carter, John Lithgow, Victoria Hamilton
Directed By:
Stephen Daldry, Philip Martin, Benjamin Caron
CollegeHumor Originals
7
2
CollegeHumor Originals
7
2
Starring:
Chevy Chase, Hugh Jackman, Patton Oswalt, Milana Vayntrub, Michelle Rodriguez, John Goodman, Donald Glover
Safe
7
3
Safe
TV-MA
7
3
Role:
Tom Delaney
Starring:
Audrey Fleurot, Marc Warren, Amanda Abbington, Freddie Thorp
Directed By:
Julia Ford, Daniel Nettheim, Daniel O'Hara
Ruth & Erica
6
2
Ruth & Erica
6
2
Starring:
Jane Kaczmarek, Philip Baker Hall, Maura Tierney, Lois Smith
Directed By:
Amy Lippman

Michael C. Hall Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Dexter Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama 2010