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List of Rachel Weisz Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Favourite (2018)
20
6
The Favourite
R
20
6

In the 18th century England, owing to reigning monarch Queen Anne’s frail health, her close confidante, Lady Sarah Churchill, runs the political affairs in her stead. The Queen takes a liking to Sarah’s cousin Abigail who joins as servant. While Sarah is occupied with the French war politics, ambitious Abigail seizes opportunity to restore her aristocratic status by working her way to become Queen’s favorite.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Churchill
Director:
Genres:
History, Biography
Star Cast:
Awards:
BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actress
2. Enemy at the Gates (2001)
22
3
Enemy at the Gates
R
22
3

Based on William Craig’s book Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad, the story revolves around the battle between legendary Russian sniper Vasily Zaytsev and Nazi Germany’s most elite sniper Erwin König. While they try to survive each other, Vasily’s life becomes even more complicated when both Commissar Danilov and Vasily fall in love with Tania Chernova. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Tania Chernova
Director:
Jean-Jacques Annaud
Genres:
Drama, History, War
Star Cast:
3. The Mummy (1999)
28
2
The Mummy
PG-13
28
2

Loosely based on the 1932 film of the same title, the movie follows adventurer Rick O'Connell as he travels to the city of the dead and accidentally awakens Imhotep, a cursed high priest from the reign of the pharaoh Seti I. The film was a resounding success at the box office, earning around $415 million worldwide.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Evelyn Carnahan
Director:
Stephen Sommers
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Brendan Fraser, John Hannah, Arnold Vosloo, Kevin J. O'Connor
4. The Constant Gardener (2005)
20
4
The Constant Gardener
R
20
4

Tessa, a humanitarian and Amnesty International activist is found murdered. Her husband Justin Quayle, a simple low level diplomat, decides to unravel the reason behind her murder and identity of those responsible; much to the dislike of Tessa's superiors. As he uncovers the dark secrets, his own life is put in jeopardy. His love story with his wife is revealed in flashbacks.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tessa Quayle
Director:
Fernando Meirelles
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Star Cast:
Ralph Fiennes, Archie Panjabi, Hubert Koundé, Danny Huston, Daniele Harford
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
5. The Light Between Oceans (2016)
21
3
The Light Between Oceans
PG-13
21
3

Tom Sherbourne, a traumatized WWI-veteran, takes up job as lighthouse keeper on a remote Australian island and marries local girl, Isabel. When they find an infant girl afloat in a rowboat, childless Isabel convinces Tom to raise the baby as their own. Later, as they realize that the girl’s mother is looking for her, the future of four lives rests on the couple’s decision.

As:
Cast
Role:
Hannah Roennfeldt
Director:
Derek Cianfrance
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Alicia Vikander, Michael Fassbender, Florence Clery, Jack Thompson
6. Agora (2009)
21
4
Agora
R
21
4

The biopic tells the story of 4th-century Hellenistic Neoplatonist philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician Hypatia. Hypatia becomes the center of Christian hatred when she starts refuting the claims of the geocentric Ptolemaic system and tells that the Earth is a sphere. As social turmoil between Christians and Jews becomes violent, her allies try to save her. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Hypatia
Director:
Alejandro Amenábar
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Adventure, History, Romance
Star Cast:
Oscar Isaac, Max Minghella, Ashraf Barhom, Michael Lonsdale
7. Sunshine (1999)
11
4
Sunshine
R
11
4

This historical war drama film revolves around the fate of three generations of a Hungarian Jewish family, throughout the 20th century.

As:
Cast
Role:
Greta
Director:
István Szabó
Genres:
History, War, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Miriam Margolyes, Ralph Fiennes, Rosemary Harris, Jennifer Ehle, Deborah Kara Unger
8. Runaway Jury (2003)
16
4
Runaway Jury
PG-13
16
4

Gun manufacturer Vicksburg Firearms find themselves on trial. This pits corrupt jury consultant Rankin Fitch who uses all means to pick people sympathetic to the defense for jury duty against lawyer Wendell Rohr. But when juror, Nicholas Easter, and a mysterious woman Marlee reveal, they can sway the jury, things get complicated. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Marlee
Director:
Gary Fleder
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
9. Youth (2015)
11
3
Youth
R
11
3

Aged best friends, retired classical composer, Fred Ballinger, and film director, Mick Boyle, are vacationing at a luxury resort in Wiesen. While Mick is trying to write his latest film, Fred is being approached with knighthood and an opportunity to perform in front of Queen Elizabeth II. Circumstances force them to reflect on their lives. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lena Ballinger
Director:
Paolo Sorrentino
Genres:
Romance, Music, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Harvey Keitel, Michael Caine, Jane Fonda, The Retrosettes, Gabriella Belisario, Laura De Marchi
10. The Whistleblower (2010)
14
4
The Whistleblower
R
14
4

The Whistleblower is a crime thriller film which tells the story of a police officer Kathy, who gets a job with the UN. She is assigned to post-war Bosnia, where, soon, she uncovers a human-trafficking ring, and gets fired. However, she is determined to expose the scandal.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Kathryn Bolkovac
Director:
Larysa Kondracki
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller, Biography, Crime
Star Cast:
Benedict Cumberbatch, Vanessa Redgrave, Monica Bellucci, David Strathairn, Nikolaj Lie Kaas
11. Constantine (2005)
17
2
Constantine
R
17
2

Refusing to believe that her identical twin sister Isabel, a devout Catholic, has committed suicide, Detective Angela Dodson enlists the help of occult detective John Constantine who has earned a name for himself exorcising demons. Constantine, who is condemned to Hell for a prior suicide attempt, must redeem himself by thwarting a demonic plot to conquer Earth.

As:
Cast
Role:
Angela Dodson / Isabel Dodson
Director:
Francis Lawrence
Genres:
Horror, Fantasy, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
12. The Fountain (2006)
11
4
The Fountain
PG-13
11
4

Present-day surgeon Thomas attempts to cure his cancer-stricken wife, Izzi, following her research on the quest for the Tree of Life by 16th century Conquistador Tomás on the behest of Queen Isabella of Spain. In the future, space traveler Tommy is haunted by visions of Izzi as he tends to the dying tree while heading for an exploding star.

As:
Cast
Role:
Isabel Creo
Director:
Darren Aronofsky
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Hugh Jackman, Ellen Burstyn, Mark Margolis, Stephen McHattie
13. About a Boy (2002)
13
3
About a Boy
TV-14
13
3

Will Freeman, a carefree wealthy single man who wishes to evade any responsibility, creates a fictional son to attend single parents meetings, with a plan to date single mothers. Here, he meets 12-years-old Marcus, a boy with troubles of his own. Slowly they turn into friends, as Will guides Marcus through his issues while Marcus helps him grow into a mature adult.

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Hugh Grant, Toni Collette, Nicholas Hoult, Sharon Small, Madison Cook, Jordan Cook
15. The Bourne Legacy (2012)
20
3
The Bourne Legacy
PG-13
20
3

The fourth installment of the Bourne film franchise, The Bourne Legacy, sees black ops agent, Aaron Cross, run for his life from the Department of Defense after he discovers their secret about field operatives. Jeremy Renner stars as the black ops agent who poses a potential threat to the department upon discovering that it is giving performance-enhancing drugs to its operatives.

As:
Cast
Director:
Tony Gilroy
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Adventure, Romance, Mystery
Star Cast:
Albert Finney, Corey Stoll, Edward Norton, Oscar Isaac, Jeremy Renner, Scott Glenn, Stacy Keach
16. Disobedience (2017)
23
4
Disobedience
R
23
4

After her father passes away, Ronit, a young woman, returns to her orthodox community from where she was cast out as a child. Soon, her passion for her childhood friend reignites. 

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Ronit Krushka
Director:
Sebastián Lelio
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Rachel McAdams, Anton Lesser, Alessandro Nivola, Nicholas Woodeson
17. The Lobster (2015)
12
4
The Lobster
R
12
4

The Lobster is a dark romantic comedy film, which is set in a dystopian era, where single men or women have to find themselves a partner within forty-five days or they are forcibly turned into an animal of their choosing.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Colin Farrell, Ben Whishaw, Jacqueline Abrahams, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Jessica Barden
18. Definitely, Maybe (2008)
10
4
Definitely, Maybe
PG-13
10
4

After having her first sex education class, 10-year-old Maya Hayes coerces her father into telling her how her parents, who are preparing for a divorce, originally met. He agrees to tell her about his past life, including his encounters with three different women, leaving it to Maya to deduce whom he eventually married.

As:
Cast
Director:
Adam Brooks
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
19. Swept from the Sea (1997)
16
4
Swept from the Sea
PG-13
16
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Amy Foster
Director:
Beeban Kidron
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
20. The Mummy Returns (2001)
21
1
The Mummy Returns
PG-13
21
1

The Mummy Returns is a sequel to the action-adventure film, The Mummy, that sees the O'Connells race to stop a resurrected Egyptian priest, Imhotep, from awakening a mythical Scorpion King, whose armies can wreak havoc on mankind. Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weisz star as the husband-wife duo who try to save the world along with their son from clutches of an evil mummy.

As:
Cast
Role:
Evelyn Carnahan / Nefertiri
Director:
Stephen Sommers
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Dwayne Johnson, Brendan Fraser, John Hannah, Arnold Vosloo
21. The Lovely Bones (2009)
11
2
The Lovely Bones
PG-13
11
2

A fourteen years old Susie Salmon wakes up as a spirit to find that she has been brutally murdered by her neighbor, serial killer George Harvey. As she watches over her family’s attempts to find the truth and heal, she refuses to enter Heaven and must find peace and bring George to justice. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Abigail Salmon
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama, Thriller
22. The Brothers Bloom (2008)
10
3
The Brothers Bloom
PG-13
10
3

The Brothers Bloom is a comedy-drama film, which tells the story of Stephen and Bloom, who are successful con men. However, Bloom wants to leave this business, but Stephen convinces him to pull off one final job, which involves an eccentric heiress. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Penelope
Director:
Rian Johnson
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy, Adventure
23. Denial (2016)
13
2
Denial
PG-13
13
2

Deborah Lipstadt and her publisher is sued by David Irving after she publishes her book ‘Denying the Holocaust’, on the ground that she is trying to ruin his reputation and his career. Her legal team therefore tries to prove that the Holocaust actually took place.

As:
Cast
Role:
Deborah Lipstadt
Director:
Mick Jackson
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Mark Gatiss, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall, Andrew Scott, Jack Lowden
24. Confidence (2003)
9
2
Confidence
TV-MA
9
2

Jake Vig, a professional grifter, chooses a wrong mark in last scam that backfires; which lands him in trouble with mob-boss King. To repay his money, Jake must pull off the most difficult con involving Morgan Price, banker in cohort with organized crime. As Jake gets set, Special Agent Gunther Butan revives his hunt for Jake, making things near impossible for him. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lily
Director:
James Foley
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Donal Logue, Paul Giamatti, Dustin Hoffman, Edward Burns, Morris Chestnut, Leland Orser
25. Stealing Beauty (1996)
10
1
Stealing Beauty
R
10
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Bernardo Bertolucci
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Liv Tyler, Jeremy Irons, Joseph Fiennes, Carlo Cecchi, Sinéad Cusack
26. My Blueberry Nights (2007)
8
2
My Blueberry Nights
PG-13
8
2

When Jeremy, the owner of a café she frequents, tells her that her boyfriend is cheating on her, Elizabeth is devastated and spends the night there, eating a blueberry pie. Later she leaves her apartment key with him and embarks on a trip, visiting various places, meeting different people before returning home to find that her boyfriend has moved on with his life.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Kar-Wai Wong
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Norah Jones, Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Chad R. Davis, Katya Blumenberg
27. The Shape of Things (2003)
10
4
The Shape of Things
R
10
4
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Evelyn Ann Thompson
Director:
Neil LaBute
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Paul Rudd, Gretchen Mol, Frederick Weller
28. Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)
12
1
Oz the Great and Powerful
PG
12
1

Oscar Diggs a con artist and a magician is sucked away into the magical Land of Oz. Initially, Oscar pretends to be the prophesied great King. But he soon starts caring and has to join forces with Glinda the Good Witch and use science and illusion to defeat the evil witches, Evanora and Theodora. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Evanora
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Family
29. The Deep Blue Sea (2011)
11
2
The Deep Blue Sea
R
11
2

The Deep Blue Sea is a romantic drama film which tells the story of Hester, a woman who is married to a British judge. She starts having a passionate affair with a handsome pilot, but soon, her life is thrown into turmoil.

As:
Cast
Role:
Hester Collyer
Director:
Terence Davies
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Hiddleston, Ann Mitchell, Jolyon Coy, Karl Johnson, Simon Russell Beale
30. I Want You (1998)
11
2
I Want You
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Helen
Director:
Michael Winterbottom
Genres:
Romance, Thriller, Drama, Music, Crime
Star Cast:
Alessandro Nivola, Luka Petrusic, Labina Mitevska, Paul Popplewell
31. The Land Girls (1998)
9
1
The Land Girls
R
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ag
Director:
David Leland
Genres:
Drama, Romance, War
Star Cast:
Paul Bettany, Catherine McCormack, Anna Friel, Steven Mackintosh, Tom Georgeson
33. 360 (2011)
9
1
360
R
9
1

Set in the 21st century, 360 is a romantic suspense drama film which revolves around different people living across various cities and countries. The film shows how their lives are all interconnected.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Fernando Meirelles
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Ben Foster, Jude Law, Lucia Siposová, Gabriela Marcinková, Johannes Krisch, Danica Jurcová
34. My Cousin Rachel (2017)
12
3
My Cousin Rachel
PG-13
12
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Rachel Ashley
Director:
Roger Michell
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Sam Claflin, Holliday Grainger, Iain Glen, Simon Russell Beale
35. Dream House (2011)
11
2
Dream House
PG-13
11
2

Will Atenton, a successful book-editor, moves with his wife and daughters to a small town in New England. Soon, they learn that a wife and her children were murdered in that house while husband, the prime suspect, was taken to a psychiatric facility. With the help of neighbor Ann Patterson, who knew the previous family, Will investigates and discovers some terrible secrets. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Libby
Director:
Jim Sheridan
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Daniel Craig, Sarah Gadon, Naomi Watts, Elias Koteas, Marton Csokas
36. Beautiful Creatures (2000)
8
2
Beautiful Creatures
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Petula
Director:
Bill Eagles
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Susan Lynch, Iain Glen, Jake D'Arcy, Tom Mannion
38. Death Machine (1994)
8
2
Death Machine
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Stephen Norrington
Genres:
Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Brad Dourif, Ely Pouget, William Hootkins, John Sharian
40. Chain Reaction (1996)
7
1
Chain Reaction
PG-13
7
1

Chain Reaction is an action sci-fi drama film, which tells the story of a physicist, Lily, and Eddie, an undergraduate student at the University of Chicago. The two are framed for the murder of a high profile scientist and also accused of stealing a formula.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Lily Sinclair
Director:
Andrew Davis
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
41. Complete Unknown (2016)
8
3
Complete Unknown
R
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Alice Manning
Director:
Joshua Marston
Genres:
Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Danny Glover, Michael Shannon, Kathy Bates, Erin Darke, Hansel Tan
42. Eragon (2006)
7
1
Eragon
PG
7
1

Eragon a poor farm boy from Alagaësia finds a blue dragon egg in the forest. When the dragon hatches, she is named Saphira. Eragon and Saphira under the tutelage of Brom become the symbol of hope for Alagaësia and go forth on a path to overthrow the tyrant king Galbatorix and his dragon Shruikan. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Stefen Fangmeier
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Garrett Hedlund, John Malkovich, Jeremy Irons, Ed Speleers, Sienna Guillory
43. Envy (2004)
7
1
Envy
PG-13
7
1

Envy is a dark comedy film, which revolves around two friends, who are also neighbors and co-workers. However, when one of their inventions succeeds, the other finds himself quite jealous of his friends’ success.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Debbie Dingman
Director:
Barry Levinson
Genres:
Comedy
44. Radiator (2014)
10
2
Radiator
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Tom Browne
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Daniel Cerqueira, Julia Ford, Richard Johnson, Gemma Jones
45. This Is Not an Exit: The Fictional World of Bret Easton Ellis (1999)
8
2
This Is Not an Exit: The Fictional World of Bret Easton Ellis
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lauren Hynde
Director:
Gerald Fox
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Dechen Thurman, Jason Bushman, Paul Blackthorne, Marieclaire Camilleri
46. The Mercy (2017)
9
1
The Mercy
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Clare Crowhurst
Director:
James Marsh
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Colin Firth, Mark Gatiss, David Thewlis, Genevieve Gaunt, Jonathan Bailey

TV Movie(s)

1. Page Eight (2011)
10
2
Page Eight
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nancy Pierpan
Director:
David Hare
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Felicity Jones, Ralph Fiennes, Bill Nighy, Tom Hughes, Michael Gambon
2. My Summer with Des (1998)
8
2
My Summer with Des
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rosie
Director:
Simon Curtis
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Sport
Star Cast:
Neil Morrissey, John Gordon Sinclair, Arabella Weir, Graeme Garden
3. White Goods (1994)
7
2
White Goods
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Elaine
Director:
Al Ashton, Robert Young
Star Cast:
Ian McShane, Lenny Henry, Lesley Nightingale, Beverly Hills
4. Seventeen (1994)
8
1
Seventeen
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Sandra Goldbacher
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Christien Anholt, Emily Aston, Emma Bird

Animation(s)

TV Shows and Videos

Sweating Bullets (1991)
Sweating Bullets
As:
Cast
Director:
Clay Borris, Mario Azzopardi, Sam Firstenberg, Allan Eastman, Michael Robison
Genres:
Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Traci Lords, Lawrence Taylor, Rob Stewart, Carolyn Dunn, Ian Tracey, Ari Sorko-Ram
Scarlet and Black (1993)
Scarlet and Black
As:
Cast
Director:
Ben Bolt
Star Cast:
Ewan McGregor, Christopher Fulford, Alice Krige, T.P. McKenna
Advocates II (1992)
Advocates II
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Barber-Fleming
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Isla Blair, Ewan Stewart, Hugh Ross, Michael Kitchen

Rachel Weisz Awards

Academy Awards
The Constant Gardener Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role 2006
Golden Globe Awards
The Constant Gardener Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 2006
BAFTA Awards
The Favourite Best Supporting Actress 2019