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List of Noah Taylor Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
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2
Edge of Tomorrow
PG-13
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2

Adapted from a Hiroshi Sakurazaka’s Japanese novel, All You Need Is Kill, the movie has Major William Cage, with no fighting experience, joining a landing operation when aliens attack earth. He is killed quickly; however, caught in a time loop, he returns every time to face the same combat. With every battle, he begins to improve his skill and strives to defeat the enemies.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Doug Liman
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
2. Almost Famous (2000)
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2
Almost Famous
R
13
2

Inspired by writer-director Cameron Crowe's boyhood experiences, the film records the coming of age story of 15-year-old rock music enthusiast William Miller, who receives an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine to write about up-and-coming band Stillwater. Despite his mother's concerns about drug usage and raunchy language, he joins the band on an enlightening tour that changes his life.

As:
Cast
Director:
Cameron Crowe
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Music, Drama
3. Shine (1996)
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2
Shine
PG-13
12
2

Shine is a 1996 biographical drama film, which tells the story of pianist David Helfgott, who has to struggle a lot throughout his childhood due to the abuse he suffered at the hands of his father. Due to this, he suffers a mental breakdown years later, but manages to return as a legend. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Scott Hicks
Genres:
Romance, Music, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Lynn Redgrave, John Gielgud, Geoffrey Rush, Chris Haywood
4. Predestination (2014)
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2
Predestination
R
11
2

Based on Robert A. Heinlein 1959 short story All You Zombies, the movie follows the life of a temporal agent who travels back and forth in time to prevent crimes. But there is one criminal who has evaded apprehension. Now on his final task, the agent must capture the Fizzle Bomber and save numerous lives. However, it is not as simple as it seems.

As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Ethan Hawke, Christopher Kirby, Sarah Snook, Christopher Sommers, Kuni Hashimoto
5. Red Dog (2011)
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2
Red Dog
PG
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Kriv Stenders
Genres:
Family, Biography, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Josh Lucas, Arthur Angel, Rachael Taylor, Keisha Castle-Hughes
6. The Year My Voice Broke (1987)
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2
The Year My Voice Broke
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Danny Embling
Director:
John Duigan
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Mendelsohn, Bruce Spence, Loene Carmen, Graeme Blundell
7. The Proposition (2005)
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2
The Proposition
R
11
2

The Proposition is a Western drama film, which tells the story of a notorious outlaw, who after being apprehended by a lawman, receives a proposition. He has to kill his older brother within nine days, or his younger brother will be executed. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Brian O'Leary
Director:
John Hillcoat
Genres:
Western, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
John Hurt, Emily Watson, Guy Pearce, Richard Wilson, Jeremy Madrona
8. The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
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2
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
R
12
2

While filming a documentary, oceanographer Steve Zissou loses his friend, apparently to a jaguar shark. Furious and aggrieved, he decides to kill the shark and film the process as his next documentary. Accompanying him in his expedition is his estranged wife, a German who looks up to him as his father and Ned who actually believes him to be his father.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Adventure
9. Lawless (2012)
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2
Lawless
R
11
2

Inspired by a true-life story and set in 1931’s Prohibition era, this movie revolves around three Bondurant brothers who run a bootlegging business in Virginia. When the brothers refuse to pay bribe to the crooked new Special Deputy, Charles Rakes, he ruthlessly chases them in search of their distillery, triggering a brutal war between the locals and the corrupt authorities. 

As:
Cast
Director:
John Hillcoat
Genres:
Crime, Drama
10. Submarine (2010)
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2
Submarine
R
11
2

Based on the novel of the same name by Joe Dunthrone, the coming-of-age movie follows teenager Oliver Tate navigating his way through life while trying to have a relationship with his classmate Jordana. He is also worried about his depressed father, Lloyd, and his mother, Jill, having an affair with new-age guru, Graham. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lloyd Tate
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Paddy Considine, Craig Roberts, Yasmin Paige
11. Flirting (1991)
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2
Flirting
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Danny Embling
Director:
John Duigan
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Thandie Newton, Naomi Watts, Nicole Kidman, Bartholomew Rose, Felix Nobis
12. He Died with a Felafel in His Hand (2001)
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2
He Died with a Felafel in His Hand
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Danny
Director:
Richard Lowenstein
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Alex Menglet, Romane Bohringer, Emily Hamilton, Brett Stewart
13. Vanilla Sky (2001)
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2
Vanilla Sky
R
12
2

A rich playboy David meets and falls in love with Sofia. His ex-lover Julie is jealous and ends up killing herself and severely disfiguring David’s face in a car accident. Medical help and Sofia’s love appear to heal David but there are strange incidences happening which David cannot understand. Difference between reality and dream becomes difficult to discern.

As:
Cast
Director:
Cameron Crowe
Genres:
Thriller, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Romance
14. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
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2
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
PG
10
2

Eccentric candy maker Willy Wonka hides five golden tickets in random chocolate bars that will grant five children a special tour of his amazing chocolate factory. Amidst massive rush, a poor boy named Charlie manages to win the fifth ticket and is accompanied by his grandfather in this once-in-a-lifetime adventure that will change his life forever.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Bucket
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
15. The New World (2005)
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2
The New World
PG-13
10
2

Set up against a historical backdrop, the film focuses on the passionate native princess, Pocahontas. In love with John Smith, an ambitious English soldier taken prisoner by the natives, she helps him in many ways before being banished by her father. Although Smith reciprocates her love, his career is equally important to him. So, he leaves for England while Pocahontas is told that he has died. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
History, Drama, Biography, Romance
Star Cast:
16. Max (2002)
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2
Max
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Adolf Hitler
Director:
Menno Meyjes
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Molly Parker, Leelee Sobieski, Ulrich Thomsen
17. The Sleeping Dictionary (2003)
10
2
The Sleeping Dictionary
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Guy Jenkin
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
18. The Double (2013)
10
2
The Double
R
10
2

A shy and timid clerk, Simon, working in a government agency, finds his life taking an unusual turn, when a confident and charming lookalike, James, takes up a job in his workplace.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Harris
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska, Wallace Shawn, Yasmin Paige
19. Anna (2013)
10
2
Anna
R
10
2

A detective, who can enter people’s memories to investigate, takes on the case of a brilliant but troubled teen girl in order to determine if she is a murderous sociopath or a victim of trauma.  He soon finds himself drawn to her, but at the same time is suspicious of her motives.

As:
Cast
Role:
Peter Lundgren
Director:
Jorge Dorado
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Taissa Farmiga, Indira Varma, Mark Strong, Saskia Reeves, Richard Dillane
20. Free Fire (2016)
10
2
Free Fire
R
10
2

A black-market arms deal goes outrageously wrong, and it turns into a shootout between two gangs. Justine finds herself caught in the crossfire, and is forced to navigate her way through a warehouse. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Ben Wheatley
Genres:
Action, Crime, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
21. Red White & Blue (2010)
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2
Red White & Blue
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Simon Rumley
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Amanda Fuller, Marc Senter, Jon Michael Davis, Nick Holden
22. The Escort (1999)
10
2
The Escort
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gem
Director:
Michel Blanc
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Whishaw, Daniel Auteuil, Frances Barber, Liza Walker
23. Skyscraper (2018)
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2
Skyscraper
PG-13
9
2

After Will Sawyer, a security analyst, is accused of causing a fire in the safest skyscraper in the world, he must not only prove that he is innocent, but also save his family from the blazing building. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Pierce
Director:
Rawson Marshall Thurber
Genres:
Action, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Neve Campbell, Dwayne Johnson, Tzi Ma, Pablo Schreiber
24. Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
9
2
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
PG-13
9
2

The live-action adaptation is based on one of the most successful interactive video games featuring the titular character Lara Croft. Lara must retrieve the mysterious artifact, the Triangle of Light from the Illuminati and their agent Manfred Powell. She has to destroy it before they can use its power. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Bryce
Director:
Simon West
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
25. Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
8
2
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
PG-13
8
2

The sequel to Lara Croft: Tomb Raider follows badass archeologist Lara Croft on her quest to find Pandora’s box which contains deadly organisms capable of killing millions. She is in a race against time to stop criminals Jonathan Reiss and Chen Lo from finding and using the box for evil. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Bryce
Director:
Jan de Bont
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Gerard Butler, Angelina Jolie, Ciarán Hinds, Chris Barrie
26. The New Daughter (2009)
8
2
The New Daughter
PG-13
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Luiso Berdejo
Genres:
Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Kevin Costner, Gattlin Griffith, Erik Palladino, Samantha Mathis, Ivana Baquero
27. The Windmill (2016)
7
1
The Windmill
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Nick Jongerius
Genres:
Horror, Drama
Star Cast:
Patrick Baladi, Ben Batt, Charlotte Beaumont, Fiona Hampton
28. Down Rusty Down (1997)
11
2
Down Rusty Down
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rusty
Director:
John Curran
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bob Ellis, Jonathan Hardy, Gregory Perkins, Richard Coleman
29. The Menkoff Method (2016)
11
2
The Menkoff Method
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Max Menkoff
Director:
David Parker
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Catherine McClements, Robert Taylor, Lachlan Woods, Jessica Clarke
30. The Nine Lives of Tomas Katz (2000)
11
2
The Nine Lives of Tomas Katz
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ben Hopkins
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Ian McNeice, Tom Fisher, Tony Maudsley, William Keen
31. Simon Magus (1999)
11
2
Simon Magus
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Simon
Director:
Ben Hopkins
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Mystery, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Ian Holm, Embeth Davidtz, Sean McGinley, Stuart Townsend
32. Dogs in Space (1986)
10
2
Dogs in Space
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Lowenstein
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Hutchence, Saskia Post, Nique Needles, Deanna Bond
33. Dad and Dave: On Our Selection (1995)
10
2
Dad and Dave: On Our Selection
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
George Whaley
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Essie Davis, Leo McKern, Geoffrey Rush, Ray Barrett, Barry Otto
34. Lezione 21 (2008)
9
2
Lezione 21
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Peters
Director:
Alessandro Baricco
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Hurt, Clive Russell, Rasmus Hardiker, Leonor Watling
35. The Nostradamus Kid (1993)
9
2
The Nostradamus Kid
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ken Elkin
Director:
Bob Ellis
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Arthur Dignam, Peter Gwynne, Miranda Otto, Jack Campbell
36. Lover Boy (1989)
9
2
Lover Boy
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mick
Director:
Geoffrey Wright
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Mendelsohn, Gillian Jones, Daniel Pollock, Alice Garner
37. True Love and Chaos (1997)
9
2
True Love and Chaos
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dean
Director:
Stavros Kazantzidis
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hugo Weaving, Ben Mendelsohn, Miranda Otto, Naveen Andrews
38. Road to Alice (1992)
9
2
Road to Alice
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jimmy
Director:
Stavros Kazantzidis
Genres:
Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Hugo Weaving, Angelo D'Angelo, Helen Buday, Loene Carmen
39. The Prisoner of St. Petersburg (1989)
9
2
The Prisoner of St. Petersburg
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ian Pringle
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Solveig Dommartin, Efrem Accurso, Ifrim Bender, Johanna Karl-Lory
40. Secrets (1992)
8
2
Secrets
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Randolf
Director:
Michael Pattinson
Genres:
Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Beth Champion, Malcolm Kennard, Dannii Minogue, Willa O'Neill
41. Lost in Karastan (2014)
8
2
Lost in Karastan
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Xan Butler
Director:
Ben Hopkins
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Matthew Macfadyen, MyAnna Buring, María Fernández Ache, Ümit Ünal
42. There's No Fish Food in Heaven (1998)
7
1
There's No Fish Food in Heaven
R
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jeff
Director:
Eleanor Gaver
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Udo Kier, Patrick Dempsey, Debi Mazar, Téa Leoni, Fairuza Balk
43. Woundings (1998)
6
1
Woundings
6
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Roberta Hanley
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Twiggy, Guy Pearce, Sammi Davis, Emily Lloyd
44. Dead to the World (1991)
5
1
Dead to the World
5
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Ross Gibson
Genres:
Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Lynette Curran, John Doyle, Tibor Gyapjas, Agnieszka Perepeczko
45. The Last Crop (1990)
11
2
The Last Crop
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Craig Sweeney
Director:
Sue Clayton
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Kerry Walker, Sarah Hooper, Les Foxcroft, Lucky Grills
47. Joh's Jury (1993)
10
2
Joh's Jury
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Cameron
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Jarratt, John Howard, Rebecca Rigg, Penny Cook

Animation(s)

Paddington 2 (2017)
Paddington 2
PG
Plot:

In order to buy the perfect present for his aunt for her 100th birthday, Paddington takes up a job. However, unfortunately the gift ends up being stolen.

As:
Cast
Director:
Paul King
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Family, Animation, Fantasy
Maya the Bee Movie (2014)
Maya the Bee Movie
G
As:
Cast
Role:
Crawley (English version) (voice)
Director:
Alexs Stadermann
Genres:
Animation, Family, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Miriam Margolyes, Richard Roxburgh, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Nina Hagen

TV Shows and Videos

Dolphin Cove (1989)
Dolphin Cove
As:
Cast
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Teresa Wright, Frank Converse, Trey Ames, Ernie Dingo
Boys from the Bush (1991)
Boys from the Bush
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Chris Haywood, Tim Healy, Nadine Garner, Mark Haddigan
Preacher (2016)
Preacher
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
Seth Rogen
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Mystery, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Frankie Muniz, Graham McTavish, Dominic Cooper, Keith Jardine
The Borgias (2011)
The Borgias
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
Neil Jordan, Kari Skogland, John Maybury, Jon Amiel, David Leland
Genres:
History, Drama, Romance, Crime
Star Cast:
Jeremy Irons, Derek Jacobi, Emmanuelle Chriqui, François Arnaud, Holliday Grainger, Peter Sullivan, Sean Harris
Bangkok Hilton (1989)
Bangkok Hilton
As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Cameron
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Nicole Kidman, Hugo Weaving, Denholm Elliott, Joy Smithers, Lewis Fiander
A Country Practice (1981)
A Country Practice
As:
Cast
Director:
Bob Meillon, Leigh Spence, Peter Maxwell, Bruce Best, Chris Adshead
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Nicole Kidman, Toni Collette, Ben Mendelsohn, Shane Porteous, Brian Wenzel, Lorrae Desmond, Joyce Jacobs
Deep Water (2016)
Deep Water
As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Manning (4 episodes, 2016)
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Craig McLachlan, Danielle Cormack, Ben Oxenbould, Yael Stone
Songlines (1989)
Songlines
As:
Cast
Director:
Susanne Bier, Alex Proyas, Olaf Bessenbacher, Ricky Echolette
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Sofie Gråbøl, Branko Cvejic, Mladen Andrejevic, Mikael Bertelsen