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List of Romola Garai Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Atonement (2007)
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15
Atonement
R
54
15

Based on Ian McEwan’s novel of the same name, the movie tells the tragic story of young lovers Cecelia Tallis and Robbie Turner. A lie from Cecelia’s jealous younger sister Briony sends Robbie to prison and then to World War II. Robbie and Cecelia both lose their lives in the war. 

Starring:
Directed By:
2. Inside I'm Dancing (2004)
11
3
Inside I'm Dancing
R
11
3

Michael Connoly is a 24 year old who is suffering from cerebral palsy. He has been admitted to the Carrigmore Residential Home for a long time. His life takes a turn with the arrival of Rory O’Shea, who is suffering from Duchenne muscular dystrophy. They soon begin to develop an unusual friendship with one another.

Starring:
James McAvoy, Ruth McCabe, Brenda Fricker, Steven Robertson, Alan King
Directed By:
Damien O'Donnell
3. Amazing Grace (2006)
11
4
Amazing Grace
PG
11
4

Amazing Grace is a biographical drama film which takes us to 18th century England. The film revolves around William Wilberforce and William Pitt, two politicians who begin a battle to abolish the slave trade in Great Britain.

Role:
Barbara Spooner
Starring:
Albert Finney, Benedict Cumberbatch, Ioan Gruffudd, Michael Gambon
Directed By:
5. The Windermere Children (2020)
8
3
The Windermere Children
Not Rated
8
3
Role:
Marie Paneth
7. One Day (2011)
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13
One Day
PG-13
29
13

After spending the night of their college graduation together, Emma and Dexter decides to meet every year on 15th July and see where they stand in life. Despite being smart, Emma doesn’t seem to find success quite easily, unlike Dexter. Although over the years, their lives take different directions, eventually they grow apart from the other people in their lives and realize that they belong to one another.

Starring:
Anne Hathaway, Jim Sturgess, Tom Mison, Jodie Whittaker, Tim Key
Directed By:
Lone Scherfig
8. Suffragette (2015)
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6
Suffragette
PG-13
13
6

A young working mother is motivated into radical political activism to promote the right for women to vote. Along with her fellow activists, she has to risk her jobs, home, family as well as her life, for the cause. 

Starring:
Directed By:
Sarah Gavron
9. Churchill's Secret (2016)
7
3
Churchill's Secret
PG
7
3
Role:
Nurse Millie Appleyard
10. I Capture the Castle (2003)
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4
I Capture the Castle
R
7
4

Cassandra Mortmain is a 17 year old who lives with her eccentric family in poverty in a decaying English castle. Her father is a writer who hasn’t written anything for over a decade, since the success of his first novel. Meanwhile, her older sister Rose is hoping to find a rich guy to get out of their situation. Things take a turn with the arrival of a wealthy landlord named Simon Cotton. Eventually, a wedding is arranged between Rose and Simon, and in the meantime, Cassandra is confused regarding her feelings for Stephen, the son of their former chef.

Role:
Cassandra
Starring:
Henry Cavill, Rose Byrne, Sophie Stuckey, Bill Nighy
Directed By:
Tim Fywell
11. Scoop (2006)
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9
Scoop
PG-13
18
9

Even after death investigative reporter, Joe Strombel, decides to communicate with an awkward journalism student Sondra Pranksy, to expose a serial killer known as the Tarot Card Killer. Unfortunately, the prime suspect, British aristocrat, Lyman, proves to be more than a match for Sondra and her ally magician Sid Waterman. 

Starring:
Scarlett Johansson, Hugh Jackman, Ian McShane, Woody Allen, Meera Syal, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Robert Bathurst
Directed By:
12. Glorious 39 (2009)
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4
Glorious 39
R
6
4

As the World War II is approaching, Anne Keyes, daughter of a wealthy politician is pursuing an acting career. Since the government is trying to make sure that no war ever happens, Anne is quite comfortable with her life. Her life takes a turn when she begins to discover dark secrets regarding her family.

Role:
Anne
Starring:
Corin Redgrave, Christopher Lee, David Tennant, Eddie Redmayne, Julie Christie, Juno Temple, Toby Regbo
Directed By:
Stephen Poliakoff
13. Vanity Fair (2004)
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5
Vanity Fair
PG-13
8
5

Vanity Fair is a drama film which revolves around the life of Becky Sharp, who had been orphaned at an early age, and had grown up in a poor neighborhood in London. However, she manages to ascend up the social ladder along with her friend Amelia.  

Starring:
Robert Pattinson, Tom Sturridge, Gabriel Byrne, Rhys Ifans, Bob Hoskins, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Reese Witherspoon
Directed By:
Mira Nair
14. As You Like It (2006)
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4
As You Like It
PG
6
4
Starring:
David Oyelowo, Alfred Molina, Brian Blessed, Kevin Kline, Bryce Dallas Howard, Takuya Shimada, Richard Clifford
Directed By:
15. Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (2004)
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6
Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights
PG-13
8
6

Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights is a musical romantic drama film which tells the story of Katey and her parents who move to Havana, Cuba, to begin a new life. Katey soon finds herself attracted to a guy named Javier. However, an oncoming revolution completely changes their lives.

Role:
Katey Miller
Starring:
Patrick Swayze, Diego Luna, January Jones, John Slattery, Sela Ward
Directed By:
Guy Ferland
16. Angel (2007)
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4
Angel
5
4

Angel Deverell is a penniless writer who meets Theo, a wealthy publisher. Theo agrees to publisher her romance novels, and within some time, Deverell becomes a celebrity, and eventually she finds herself in the upper echelons of English society. When she meets a struggling painter named Esmé, she falls for him, and although he is not interested, she begins to pursue him. They eventually get married, but things take a turn when the First World War breaks out.

Role:
Angel Deverell
Starring:
Sam Neill, Michael Fassbender, Charlotte Rampling, Lucy Russell
Directed By:
François Ozon
17. The Last Days on Mars (2013)
8
7
The Last Days on Mars
R
8
7

While collecting specimens on Mars, a group of explorers succumb one by one to a mysterious microbe that can infect and turn anyone into a zombie.   

Role:
Rebecca Lane
Starring:
Liev Schreiber, Olivia Williams, Tom Cullen, Elias Koteas, Olivia Williams
Directed By:
Ruairi Robinson
18. The Other Man (2008)
5
5
The Other Man
R
5
5

After his wife Lisa passes away, Peter comes to know that she used to have an affair with a man named Ralph. He decides to track him down, in order to take revenge.

Role:
Abigail
Starring:
Liam Neeson, Antonio Banderas, Pam Ferris, Laura Linney, Abigail Canton
Directed By:
Richard Eyre
19. Perfect (2001)
8
2
Perfect
8
2
Role:
Charlotte
20. King Lear (2008)
8
3
King Lear
TV-PG
8
3
Starring:
Ian McKellen, Frances Barber, William Gaunt, Philip Winchester, Ben Meyjes
Directed By:
Trevor Nunn
21. Having You (2013)
6
3
Having You
6
3
Role:
Camilla
22. Dominion (2016)
5
3
Dominion
5
3
Role:
Caitlin Thomas
Starring:
John Malkovich, Rhys Ifans, Rodrigo Santoro, Zosia Mamet
Directed By:
Steven Bernstein
23. Words of the Blitz (2010)
5
3
Words of the Blitz
5
3
Starring:
Russell Tovey, Sheila Hancock, Steven Berkoff, Alex Jennings,
Directed By:
Paul Copeland
24. Legacy (2013)
5
3
Legacy
5
3
Role:
Anna
25. Junkhearts (2011)
5
3
Junkhearts
5
3
Role:
Christine
Starring:
John Boyega, Tom Sturridge, Eddie Marsan, Candese Reid
Directed By:
Tinge Krishnan
26. What You Will (2012)
4
3
What You Will
4
3
Role:
Herself

TV Shows

The Hour
19
5
The Hour
19
5
Role:
Bel Rowley (12 episodes, 2011-2012)
Starring:
Peter Capaldi, Ben Whishaw, Oona Chaplin, Dominic West, Anna Chancellor
Attachments
7
2
Attachments
7
2
Starring:
Indira Varma, David Walliams, Iddo Goldberg, Poppy Miller
Directed By:
Tony Smith, Julian Holmes, Harry Bradbeer, Susanna White
The Miniaturist
11
5
The Miniaturist
11
5
Role:
Marin Brandt (2 episodes, 2017)

Director

Amulet (2020)
7
8
Amulet
R
7
8

Animation Movies

Renaissance (2006)
15
8
Renaissance
R
15
8

In a future Paris, a 22 year old scientist Ilona Tasuiev, who works for a big corporation named Avalon, gets kidnapped. Meanwhile, police captain Karas, who just solved a hostage situation problem, is given the task of solving the mystery behind Ilona’s disappearance.

Role:
Ilona Tasuiev (voice)
Starring:
Jonathan Pryce, Daniel Craig, Ian Holm, Kevork Malikyan, Catherine McCormack
Directed By:
Christian Volckman
Midsummer Dream (2005)
4
4
Midsummer Dream
4
4
Role:
Helena (voice)
Starring:
Miranda Richardson, Brian Blessed, Rhys Ifans, Gabino Diego
Directed By:
Ángel de la Cruz, Manolo Gómez