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List of Michael Sheen Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Blood Diamond (2006)
42
10
Blood Diamond
R
42
10

Everybody wants this shiny jewel—a smuggler, a syndicate of businessmen—from the poor fisherman that discovered it. Add in a reporter searching for the truth, and you have a political thriller that shines a light on the human cost of the 'blood diamonds' that are used to fund wars in Africa.

Starring:
Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly, Djimon Hounsou, Kagiso Kuypers, Arnold Vosloo
Directed By:
Edward Zwick
3. Frost/Nixon (2008)
16
4
Frost/Nixon
R
16
4

Based on Peter Morgan’s play, the film focuses on the British talk show host David Frost’s interview of President Richard Nixon in 1977, three years after the latter had to leave his post due the Watergate scandal of 1972. What follows is an honest telling of truth which surprises everyone around.

Role:
David Frost
Starring:
Directed By:
4. Nocturnal Animals (2016)
24
8
Nocturnal Animals
R
24
8

The neo-noir thriller follows art gallery owner Susan Morrow who receives and starts reading a manuscript written by her ex-husband Edward Sheffield. Susan who is troubled by her current husband’s unfaithfulness finds parallels between her first marriage, her life, and that of the tragic story of the protagonist of the novel, Tony Hastings.  

Directed By:
Tom Ford
5. The Damned United (2009)
10
3
The Damned United
R
10
3
Starring:
David Roper, Jim Broadbent, Henry Goodman, Colm Meaney
Directed By:
Tom Hooper
6. The Queen (2006)
14
5
The Queen
PG-13
14
5

The multiple awards-winning film deals with the reactions of the people, the Royal family, and the British Prime Minister after the death of Princess Diana. While the Queen considers Diana’s death as a private matter, the people expect a public expression of grief towards the death of the ‘People’s Princess’. PM Tony Blair tries to convince the Queen to pay a tribute. 

Starring:
Helen Mirren, James Cromwell, Sylvia Syms, Roger Allam
Directed By:
7. Dirty Filthy Love (2004)
7
3
Dirty Filthy Love
R
7
3
Role:
Mark Furness
Starring:
Claudie Blakley, Adrian Bower, Anastasia Griffith, Katie McGuinness
Directed By:
Adrian Shergold
8. Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
24
9
Kingdom of Heaven
R
24
9

Producer-director Ridley Scott’s historical adventure drama Kingdom of Heaven is an adapted depiction of Balian of Ibelin, the 12th century crusader of the Kingdom of Jerusalem. After losing his family, Balian, a French blacksmith, joins the Crusade to defend Jerusalem, where he finds love, and becomes a leader who fights against the Ayyubid Sultan Saladin, in the Battle of Hattin.

Role:
Priest
Directed By:
11. Far from the Madding Crowd (2015)
10
4
Far from the Madding Crowd
PG-13
10
4

Far From the Maddling Crowd is a romantic drama film, set in the Victorian England. It tells the story of an independent and headstrong woman Bathsheba Everdene, who attracts three different suitors. One of them is a sheep farmer, one is a reckless sergeant and the last one is a mature bachelor. 

Starring:
Matthias Schoenaerts, Tom Sturridge, Carey Mulligan, Tilly Vosburgh
Directed By:
Thomas Vinterberg
12. The Deal (2003)
7
3
The Deal
7
3
Role:
Tony Blair
Starring:
Dexter Fletcher, David Morrissey, Paul Rhys, Joanna Scanlan
Directed By:
13. Passengers (2016)
30
12
Passengers
PG-13
30
12

On-board the spaceship The Avalon, James ‘Jim’ Preston is woken up from his hibernation, 90 years too early, after an asteroid collision. After a year alone, he wakes up another passenger Aurora out of desperation, thus robbing her of her future life. The two eventually reunite to save the ship and all its hibernating passengers. 

Role:
Arthur
Starring:
Chris Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence, Laurence Fishburne, Andy Garcia
Directed By:
Morten Tyldum
14. Underworld (2003)
26
9
Underworld
R
26
9

For centuries, vampires and lycans have been sworn enemies. Selene, a vampire assassin is on a mission to kill the Lycans when she discovers that the latter is after a simple human, Michael Corvin. Curious, she follows Michael and falls for him. When he is bitten by a Lycan, she must decide whether to kill him or save him. Michael himself has a long hidden secret.

Role:
Lucian
Starring:
Kate Beckinsale, Wentworth Miller, Bill Nighy, Shane Brolly
Directed By:
Len Wiseman
15. Unthinkable (2010)
13
5
Unthinkable
R
13
5

An American man Yusuf threatens that he will detonate three nuclear bombs in separate U.S. cities. Investigating FBI Special Agent Helen Brody runs into conflict with special interrogator H, because of his brutal tactics including torturing Yusuf and killing his wife in front of him. As the time for detonation gets closer H’s tactics get even more brutal. 

Role:
Steven Arthur Younger
Starring:
Samuel L. Jackson, Carrie-Anne Moss, Yara Shahidi, Stephen Root, Lora Kojovic
Directed By:
Gregor Jordan
16. Kill the Messenger (2014)
9
4
Kill the Messenger
R
9
4

Kill the Messenger is a mystery thriller film, which tells the story of Gary Webb, a journalist who discovers that the CIA is actually involved in a drug racket. However, the high officials force him not to publish the story. 

Starring:
Ray Liotta, Michael K. Williams, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Paz Vega, Robert Patrick, Jeremy Renner
Directed By:
Michael Cuesta
17. Wilde (1997)
8
3
Wilde
R
8
3

This biographical drama film revolves around the life of Oscar Wilde, famous poet and playwright, whose life goes into a turmoil after he discovers that he might be homosexual.

Starring:
Jude Law, Stephen Fry, Adam Garcia, Vanessa Redgrave, Orlando Bloom, Jennifer Ehle, Gemma Jones
Directed By:
Brian Gilbert
18. Othello (1995)
7
3
Othello
R
7
3

Othello is a romantic drama film which tells the story of a Moorish General Othello who returns home to Venice after a battle. But he is soon manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been having an affair with his faithful lieutenant.

Starring:
Kenneth Branagh, Laurence Fishburne, Irène Jacob, Nathaniel Parker, Michael Maloney
Directed By:
Oliver Parker
19. Tron (2010)
24
11
Tron
PG
24
11

Kevin Flynn, the CEO of ENCOM International, disappears mysteriously. Twenty years later, his son, Sam sets out to investigate a signal that only his father could send and ends up in a digital world where the latter has been trapped. The duo now have to traverse the dangerous cyber universe ruled by malevolent program Clu and ruin his plans of capturing the real world.

Starring:
Jeff Bridges, Olivia Wilde, Garrett Hedlund, Cillian Murphy, Bruce Boxleitner, James Frain
Directed By:
Joseph Kosinski
20. Michael Bolton's Big, Sexy Valentine's Day Special (2017)
7
3
Michael Bolton's Big, Sexy Valentine's Day Special
TV-MA
7
3
Starring:
Sarah Shahi, Sarah Silverman, Maya Rudolph, Will Forte, Chris Parnell, Fred Armisen, Andy Samberg
Directed By:
Akiva Schaffer, Scott Aukerman
21. Heartlands (2002)
8
4
Heartlands
PG-13
8
4
Role:
Colin
Starring:
James Corden, Ruth Jones, Celia Imrie, Jim Carter, Mark Addy
Directed By:
Damien O'Donnell
22. The Special Relationship (2010)
7
3
The Special Relationship
TV-14
7
3
Role:
Tony Blair
Starring:
Dennis Quaid, Mark Bazeley, Demetri Goritsas, Adam Godley
Directed By:
Richard Loncraine
23. Underworld: Evolution (2006)
20
8
Underworld: Evolution
R
20
8

After the death of vampire elder, Victor, vampire assassin Selene and her lover lycan/vampire hybrid, Michael are on the run from their clan. They try to unravel the reason for the rivalry between vampires and werewolves. Meanwhile, Marcus Corvinus, the original vampire has awakened and has an ambitious plan to conquer the world along with his savage Lycan brother, William.

Starring:
Derek Jacobi, Kate Beckinsale, Bill Nighy, Tony Curran, Scott Speedman
Directed By:
Len Wiseman
24. Beautiful Boy (2010)
6
3
Beautiful Boy
R
6
3

Bill and Kate are a married couple who are going through a separation. They receive the biggest shock of their lives when their eighteen year old son commits a mass shooting at his college, before committing suicide.  

Role:
Bill
Starring:
Maria Bello, Meat Loaf, Bruce French, Austin Nichols
Directed By:
Shawn Ku
25. Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)
18
7
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans
R
18
7

The movie follows the story of Lucian, the first Lycan. A slave of the vampire elder Viktor, Lucian falls in love with Viktor’s daughter Sonja. Their forbidden romance ends in disaster when Viktor burns a pregnant Sonja alive, and Lucian finally leads the werewolves and men in a war against the vampires. 

Role:
Lucian
Starring:
Kate Beckinsale, Bill Nighy, Kevin Grevioux, David Aston
Directed By:
Patrick Tatopoulos
26. The Four Feathers (2002)
9
4
The Four Feathers
PG-13
9
4

This adventure war film revolves around a young British officer, who resigns from his regiment just before the battle. Therefore, people start regarding him as a coward. Eventually, he decides to go on a mission to prove his worth.

Starring:
Heath Ledger, Kate Hudson, Wes Bentley, Mohamed Bouich, Campbell Brown
Directed By:
Shekhar Kapur
27. Brad's Status (2017)
7
4
Brad's Status
R
7
4

Brad takes his son on a college tour on the East Cost, and soon he meets up with an old friend. Upon realizing that most of his friends are living a luxurious life, he begins to feel that maybe he had made the wrong choices regarding his career, and maybe he could have done better than them.    

Role:
Craig Fisher
Starring:
Luke Wilson, Jenna Fischer, Jemaine Clement, Ben Stiller, Jimmy Kimmel, Austin Abrams
Directed By:
Mike White
28. Bright Young Things (2003)
8
3
Bright Young Things
R
8
3
Role:
Miles Maitland
Starring:
David Tennant, Mark Gatiss, Dan Aykroyd, Peter O'Toole, Sir John Mills, James McAvoy, Stephen Fry
Directed By:
29. Jesus Henry Christ (2011)
6
3
Jesus Henry Christ
PG-13
6
3

Jesus Henry Christ is a comedy film which tells the story of a 13 year old named Henry, who is being raised by his single mother Patricia. Although he is a very smart kid as compared to all his peers, problem is that he doesn’t know who his father is.

Role:
Dr. Slavkin O'Hara
Starring:
Toni Collette, Jason Spevack, Frank Moore, Hannah Brigden
Directed By:
Dennis Lee
30. Apostle (2018)
9
5
Apostle
TV-MA
9
5
Starring:
Mark Lewis Jones, Richard Elfyn, Bill Milner, Lucy Boynton
Directed By:
Gareth Evans
31. The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
5
4
The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse
5
4
Role:
Jeremy
Starring:
Simon Pegg, Peter Kay, Angel Coulby, Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith
Directed By:
Steve Bendelack
32. Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer (2016)
6
4
Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer
R
6
4
Role:
Phillip Cohen
Starring:
Richard Gere, Steve Buscemi, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Hank Azaria, Lior Ashkenazi, Yehuda Almagor
Directed By:
Joseph Cedar
33. Last Train to Christmas (2021)
5
3
Last Train to Christmas
5
3
Role:
Tony Towers
Starring:
Phyllis Logan
34. How to Build a Girl (2020)
5
4
How to Build a Girl
R
5
4
Role:
Dr. Freud
Starring:
Lucy Punch, Emma Thompson, Sue Perkins
35. Laws of Attraction (2004)
6
4
Laws of Attraction
PG-13
6
4

Audrey and Daniel are two divorce lawyers based in New York. Although they often find themselves against each other, they eventually decide to get married. However, things get complicated as they find it difficult to draw lines between their personal and professional lives.  

Role:
Thorne Jamison
Starring:
Pierce Brosnan, Julianne Moore, Sara Gilbert, Parker Posey, Frances Fisher
Directed By:
Peter Howitt
36. Mary Reilly (1996)
6
4
Mary Reilly
R
6
4

Mary Reilly, an Irish girl, comes to the house of a reputed and rich doctor named Dr Henry Jekyll, to start working as a maid. Things start to change when she starts developing feelings for the doctor. Soon it seems that Dr Henry also has a dark and mysterious counterpart named Mr Edward Hyde.

Starring:
John Malkovich, Julia Roberts, Glenn Close, Michael Gambon, George Cole
Directed By:
37. Admission (2013)
6
5
Admission
PG-13
6
5

Portia Nathans, an admission officer, meets a high school student who is just about to enter college. She decides to give him a tour across the university, unaware that he might be the boy that she gave up for adoption several years ago.

Starring:
Tina Fey, Paul Rudd, Lily Tomlin, Gloria Reuben, Ann Harada
Directed By:
Paul Weitz
38. My Last Five Girlfriends (2009)
5
4
My Last Five Girlfriends
TV-14
5
4
Starring:
Naomie Harris, Jane March, Brendan Patricks, Kelly Adams
Directed By:
Julian Kemp
39. Timeline (2003)
8
6
Timeline
PG-13
8
6

While excavating a site in France, Professor Johnston finds some discrepancies and travels to USA to consult with his sponsor. Shortly his team members find his bifocals and a note begging for help; both of which date back to fourteenth century. When contacted, the sponsor tells them that to find Johnson they too must travel back in time. All but one agree. 

Starring:
Gerard Butler, Paul Walker, Billy Connolly, Lambert Wilson, Frances O'Connor, David Thewlis
Directed By:
Richard Donner
40. Dolittle (2020)
7
6
Dolittle
PG
7
6

Dolittle is a unique physician who can speak with animals. When the queen is suffering from a life threatening disease, he is asked to find a cure for her. Therefore he embarks on a journey with his animal friends searching for a healing tree.

Starring:
Robert Downey Jr., Selena Gomez, John Cena, Rami Malek, Kumail Nanjiani, Antonio Banderas, Ralph Fiennes
Directed By:
Stephen Gaghan
41. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012)
17
12
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2
PG-13
17
12

Now a vampire, Bella trains with Edward to get used to her new life while watching over their fast-growing daughter Renesmee, who has been imprinted by Jacob as her protector. However, the Cullens need to gather allies to save their family from the Volturi, which consider Renesmee a threat to vampires due to a false allegation.

Starring:
Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning, Anna Kendrick, Kellan Lutz, Maggie Grace
Directed By:
Bill Condon
42. The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2013)
5
4
The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box
PG
5
4
Role:
Charity
Starring:
Lena Headey, Sam Neill, Aneurin Barnard, Ioan Gruffudd
Directed By:
Jonathan Newman
43. Slaughterhouse Rulez (2018)
6
4
Slaughterhouse Rulez
R
6
4
Role:
The Bat
Starring:
Asa Butterfield, Margot Robbie, Simon Pegg, Nick Frost
Directed By:
Crispian Mills
44. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)
15
13
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1
PG-13
15
13

Bella, who decided to consummate her marriage to Edward while still a human, finds herself pregnant with their child, which is growing at an alarming rate, threatening her life. Meanwhile, the Cullens must protect themselves from the Wolf Pack which believes that the unborn child will become a threat to the wolves and the townspeople.

Starring:
Ashley Greene, Elizabeth Reaser, Christian Serratos, Peter Facinelli, MyAnna Buring, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner
Directed By:
Bill Condon
45. Resistance (2011)
4
4
Resistance
4
4
Role:
Tommy Atkins
Starring:
Iwan Rheon, Andrea Riseborough, Alexander Dreymon, Tom Wlaschiha
Directed By:
Amit Gupta
46. The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)
16
15
The Twilight Saga: New Moon
PG-13
16
15

When Edward realises that his presence can actually harm Bella, he and his family leave Forks. Bella is heartbroken and depressed. Her long-time friend Jacob tries to keep her engaged and happy, but he has his own secrets. As Bella unravels new secrets from the supernatural world, she puts herself in new dangers.

Starring:
Edi Gathegi, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning, Anna Kendrick, Kellan Lutz
Directed By:
Chris Weitz
47. Kenneth Williams: Fantabulosa! (2006)
9
3
Kenneth Williams: Fantabulosa!
9
3
Role:
Kenneth Williams
Starring:
Nicholas Parsons, Beatie Edney, Cheryl Campbell, Peter Wight
Directed By:
Andy De Emmony
48. The Open Doors (2004)
7
3
The Open Doors
7
3
Starring:
Cherie Lunghi, Martin Bishop, Jennifer Jaques, Ben Lambert
Directed By:
James Rogan
49. Barbados (2015)
6
3
Barbados
6
3
Starring:
Radha Mitchell, Neil Arnote, Noah Kaye Bentley, Carmina Garay
Directed By:
Misha Manson-Smith
50. The Banker (2004)
6
3
The Banker
6
3
Starring:
Adam Cocker, Chris Coghill, Tina Deen, Amerjit Deu
Directed By:
Hattie Dalton
51. Airlock, or How to Say Goodbye in Space (2007)
6
3
Airlock, or How to Say Goodbye in Space
TV-MA
6
3
Role:
Major Adam Banton
Starring:
Derek Jacobi, Steven Waddington
Directed By:
Chris Boyle
52. Dead Long Enough (2006)
5
3
Dead Long Enough
5
3
Role:
Harry Jones
Starring:
Douglas Henshall, Angeline Ball, Jason Hughes, Eibh Collins
Directed By:
Tom Collins
53. HG Wells' War with the World (2006)
5
3
HG Wells' War with the World
5
3
Role:
H.G. Wells
Starring:
Dermot Crowley, Sally Hawkins, Branka Katic, Sarah Winman
Directed By:
James Kent
54. Few Options (2011)
5
3
Few Options
5
3
Starring:
Rainn Wilson, Brad Dourif, Erin Daniels, Kenny Johnson
Directed By:
George A. Pappy Jr
55. Home Again (2017)
6
4
Home Again
PG-13
6
4
Role:
Austen
Starring:
Reese Witherspoon, Lake Bell, Nat Wolff, Pico Alexander
Directed By:
Hallie Meyers-Shyer
56. The Gospel of Us (2012)
4
4
The Gospel of Us
4
4
Starring:
Darren Lawrence, Matthew Aubrey, Nigel Barrett, Jordan Bernarde
Directed By:
Dave McKean
57. You Can Never Really Know Someone (2016)
3
3
You Can Never Really Know Someone
3
3
Role:
Henry
Starring:
Sarah Silverman, Maria Blasucci, Christine Adams, Daniel Edward Mora
Directed By:
Adam Nee, Aaron Nee

Narrator/Dubbing

Under Milk Wood (2014)
8
2
Under Milk Wood
8
2
Role:
First Voice
Starring:
John Rhys-Davies, Jonathan Pryce, Charlotte Church, Owen Teale, Iwan Rheon, Aneurin Barnard, Ioan Gruffudd
Directed By:
Pip Broughton
A Child's Christmases in Wales (2009)
8
3
A Child's Christmases in Wales
8
3
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Starring:
Ruth Jones, Mark Lewis Jones, Paul Kaye, Steve Speirs
Directed By:
Christine Gernon
Alice in Wonderland (2010)
26
13
Alice in Wonderland
PG
26
13

Produced by Walt Disney Pictures, Alice in Wonderland is loosely based on Lewis Carroll's fantasy novels and tells the story of a girl who has the power to slay the Jabberwocky, a dragon-like creature who is terrorizing the world. The film was praised for its visual style and special effects. 

Role:
White Rabbit (voice)
Starring:
Johnny Depp, Alan Rickman, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Mia Wasikowska, Matt Lucas, Christopher Lee
Directed By:
Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
11
6
Alice Through the Looking Glass
PG
11
6

After three years of traveling across the seas, Alice slips through the mirror to return to the Wonderland, where she meets all her old friends except Mad Hatter and learns that he is in a state of great shock because of his missing family. To save her loved ones, she must now travel into the past and to do that she must steal Chronosphere, an object that controls all of time in Wonderland.

Role:
McTwisp (voice)
Starring:
Rhys Ifans, Sacha Baron Cohen, Meera Syal, Johnny Depp, Alan Rickman, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter
Directed By:
James Bobin
Doomwatch: Winter Angel (1999)
4
3
Doomwatch: Winter Angel
4
3
Role:
Angel (voice)
Starring:
Philip Stone, Trevor Eve, Amanda Ooms, Dallas Campbell
Directed By:
Roy Battersby

Animation Movies

The Simpsons
24
4
The Simpsons
TV-14
24
4
Starring:
Norman Lear, Kim Cattrall, Christopher Lloyd, Mel Brooks, William Gary Busey, Garry Marshall, Fred Willard
Directed By:
Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue (2010)
6
3
Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue
G
6
3
Role:
Dr. Griffiths (voice)
Starring:
Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth, Pamela Adlon, Mae Whitman
Directed By:
Bradley Raymond

TV Shows

Doctor Who
35
6
Doctor Who
TV-PG
35
6
Starring:
Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Alex Kingston, Jenna Coleman, Josh Dallas, Bradley Walsh, Corey Taylor, Timothy Dalton
Directed By:
Graeme Harper, Euros Lyn, Douglas Mackinnon, James Strong, Rachel Talalay
30 Rock
22
5
30 Rock
TV-14
22
5
Starring:
Jon Bon Jovi, Tracy Morgan, Stanley Tucci, Stephanie March, Gilbert Gottfried, Adam West, Jimmy Fallon
Directed By:
Masters of Sex
11
3
Masters of Sex
TV-MA
11
3
Role:
Dr. William Masters (46 episodes, 2013-2016)
Starring:
Lizzy Caplan, Isabelle Fuhrman, Judy Greer, Keke Palmer, Ann Cusack, Alan Ruck, Courtney B. Vance
Directed By:
Arena
7
2
Arena
7
2
Starring:
Dennis Hopper, Harold Pinter, Andy Serkis, Linda Hunt, Peter Edward Cook, David Lynch, Indira Varma
Directed By:
Anthony Wall, Nigel Finch, Adam Low, Nigel Williams, David Thompson
Maigret
7
2
Maigret
7
2
Starring:
Minnie Driver, Michael Gambon, James Larkin, Geoffrey Hutchings, Jack Galloway
Directed By:
Stuart Burge, Nicholas Renton, John Glenister, James Cellan Jones, John Strickland
Sean's Show
7
2
Sean's Show
7
2
Starring:
Steve Coogan, Meera Syal, Eileen Way, Michael Troughton, Sean Hughes
The Grand
7
2
The Grand
7
2
Starring:
Stephen Moyer, Susan Hampshire, Tim Healy, Mark McGann
The Spoils of Babylon
6
3
The Spoils of Babylon
TV-14
6
3
Starring:
Kristen Wiig, Tobey Maguire, Will Ferrell, David Spade, Val Edward Kilmer, Haley Joel Osment, Jessica Alba
Directed By:
Matt Piedmont
The Spoils Before Dying
5
3
The Spoils Before Dying
5
3
Starring:
Molly Shannon, Timothy Francis Robbins, Kate McKinnon, Emily Ratajkowski, Kristen Wiig, Haley Joel Osment, Maya Rudolph
Directed By:
Matt Piedmont