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List of Rosario Dawson Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Sin City (2005)
13
3
Sin City
R
13
3

Sin City tells four different but intertwined stories occurring in the fictional Basin City: an aging policeman saves a young girl from a pedophile and child-killer; a muscled brute avenges the death of his beloved; a man helps prostitutes from a corrupt cop, the abusive ex-boyfriend of his lover; and a poetic hitman who ties up loose ends.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime, Thriller
2. 25th Hour (2002)
12
2
25th Hour
R
12
2

Monty has 24 hours before he begins his seven years of prison term for drug dealing. He decides to meet his father, catch up with his childhood friends, Jacob and Frank and meet his girlfriend Naturelle. During the time, he looks back at his life to understand why he is in his current situation.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Naturelle Riviera
Director:
Genres:
Drama
3. Seven Pounds (2008)
12
2
Seven Pounds
PG-13
12
2

Seven Pounds is the tragic story of Tim Thomas who impersonates his brother, Ben, to donate his organs to seven deserving people in a carefully planned suicide. It is revealed at the end that Tim did this as repentance for having accidentally killed seven people including his fiancée in a car accident. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Emily Posa
Director:
Gabriele Muccino
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Will Smith, Woody Harrelson, Madison Pettis, Michael Ealy, Barry Pepper
4. Grindhouse (2007)
12
2
Grindhouse
R
12
2

A tribute to the 1970s exploitation film, it has two horror feature films - Planet Terror and Death Proof. In the first movie, there is a fierce struggle between the blood thirsty zombies and determined humans who want to survive. In the second movie, a psychopath Hollywood stuntman kills young women by using his death proof car. The movie also features fake exploitation trailers.

As:
Cast
Role:
Abernathy (segment "Death Proof")
Genres:
Action, Horror, Thriller
5. Clerks II (2006)
12
2
Clerks II
R
12
2

A decade after the events of the first film, slackers Dante and Randal take up jobs at a Mooby's fast food restaurant after their Quick Stop convenience store is burnt down. Dante decides to move to Florida with his fiancée Emma, prompting a dejected Randal to throw a farewell party, during which Dante begins to question his decision.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jason Mewes, Wanda Sykes, Kevin Smith, Ben Affleck, Brian O'Halloran, Jeff Anderson
6. Shattered Glass (2003)
12
2
Shattered Glass
TV-14
12
2

A biographical movie about Washington DC journalist Stephen Glass, working as staff-writer at The News Republic. While still in his 20s, the hard-working journalist, who is well-liked amongst colleagues, earns enormous popularity with his exclusive stories. His rival and new editor-in-chief Charles Lane, who has doubts about the accuracy of his stories, uncovers his deception by exposing partially or entirely fabricated stories.

As:
Cast
Role:
Andy Fox
Director:
Billy Ray
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Hayden Christensen, Melanie Lynskey, Hank Azaria, Peter Sarsgaard, Chloë Sevigny
8. Death Proof (2007)
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2
Death Proof
11
2

Three friends on their way to a vacation meet a strange stuntman Mike. He offers to give lift to another of their friend, Pam, in his Death Proof stunt car and kills her. Later he kills the three friend by hitting their car. Fourteen months later, he picks up another set of girls as his target; however what he does not expect is a fierce fightback.

As:
Cast
Role:
Abernathy
Genres:
Thriller
9. Rent (2005)
13
2
Rent
PG-13
13
2

Based on Giacomo Puccini's 1896 opera La Bohème, the film focuses on a group of bohemians living in the East Village of New York City and emphasizes on their struggles with life, livelihood and love, Side by side, it also talks about AIDS, which has taken up the form of an epidemic in their community.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Mimi Marquez
Director:
Chris Columbus
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Musical
Star Cast:
Taye Diggs, Sarah Silverman, Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp, Adam Pascal, Jesse L. Martin
10. Kids (1995)
11
2
Kids
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Larry Clark
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Leo Fitzpatrick, Sarah Henderson, Justin Pierce, Joseph Chan
11. A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006)
11
2
A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints
R
11
2

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints is a crime drama film about a boy growing up in Astoria, New York during the 1980s. He gets drawn into a culture of violence, and while most of his friends end up dead or in prison, he escapes to become a successful writer. He also starts believing that he has been saved from suffering like his friends by various ‘saints’.

As:
Cast
Director:
Dito Montiel
Genres:
Crime, Drama
12. Trance (2013)
11
2
Trance
R
11
2

Art auctioneer, Simon, teams with a gang led by Franck to steal a costly painting from his own auction house, but loses memory after receiving a blow in the head during the heist. After unsuccessfully torturing him to find where he hid the painting, Franck hires hypnotist Elizabeth to probe his mind, but she reaches deeper than they had anticipated.

As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
James McAvoy, Vincent Cassel, Danny Sapani, Matt Cross
13. He Got Game (1998)
11
2
He Got Game
R
11
2

He Got Game is an American sports drama film, which tells the story of a convict, whose son is a brilliant basketball player. However, the convict needs to convince his son to go to college in order to reduce his sentence. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lala Bonilla
Director:
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
14. Unstoppable (2010)
11
2
Unstoppable
PG-13
11
2

Based on true events, a massive locomotive carrying highly toxic and flammable phenol becomes unstoppable when it becomes unmanned due to human carelessness. A major disaster is waiting to happen unless veteran engineer Frank Barnes and young conductor Will Colson who are pursuing the running train on another engine manage to catch it and stop it.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Connie
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Chris Pine, Denzel Washington, Kevin Dunn, Ethan Suplee
15. The Rundown (2003)
11
2
The Rundown
PG-13
11
2

A tough and aspiring ‘retrieval expert’ is sent by his boss to Brazil in order to bring back his son, Travis, who is somewhere around Amazon. Eventually he reaches a town called El Dorado, run by an evil mining operator. Here he meets Travis; but before he can return him to his father, he has to go through a lot of adventure. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mariana
Director:
Peter Berg
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Comedy, Thriller
Star Cast:
Dwayne Johnson, Christopher Walken, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Seann William Scott, Ewen Bremner
16. Eagle Eye (2008)
11
2
Eagle Eye
PG-13
11
2

Soon after college dropout Jerry finds out that his Air Force officer twin brother is dead, he receives a large sum of money, illicit items and a call from a mysterious woman, who tells him that he is being hunted by the FBI and arranges for his escape by coercing a stranger, Rachel, to help him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Zoe Perez
Director:
D.J. Caruso
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
17. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)
10
2
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
R
10
2

In this follow-up collection of dark stories from Sin City, Marv is struggling to remember his encounter with four dead frat boys around him; cocky gambler Johnny is obsessed about winning against Senator Roark; Dwight McCarthy attempts to save his former girlfriend Ava from her abusive husband; and Nancy Callahan sets out to avenge John Hartigan's death.

As:
Cast
Role:
Gail
Director:
Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
19. Sidewalks of New York (2001)
10
2
Sidewalks of New York
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maria
Director:
Edward Burns
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Stanley Tucci, Brittany Murphy, Aida Turturro, Dennis Farina
20. Top Five (2014)
10
2
Top Five
R
10
2

Andre Allen, recovering alcoholic, who started his career as stand-up comedian and went on to become successful star of action-comedies, is venturing into serious films. He is spending the day with New York Times reporter Chelsea Brown for an interview. As the day with Chelsea unwinds, Andre is confronted with his past and is veered back to his roots as stand-up comedian. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Chelsea Brown
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
21. Cesar Chavez (2014)
10
2
Cesar Chavez
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
America Ferrera, John Malkovich, Jacob Vargas, Yancey Arias, Kerry Adra, Maynor Alvarado
22. Men in Black II (2002)
11
2
Men in Black II
PG-13
11
2

The arrival of Serleena, a shape-shifting Kylothian alien in pursuit of Light of Zartha, threatens to destroy the earth. Agent Jay and Agent Kay must swing into action; however, Kay had his memories erased and leads a simple life of a postmaster. Jay now has to restore his memories and together the two men have to defeat the evil designs of Serleena.

As:
Cast
Director:
Barry Sonnenfeld
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery
23. 10 Years (2011)
10
2
10 Years
PG-13
10
2

Jake meets up with his friends at a high school reunion after a period of ten years. They discuss about the past, and soon they come to realize that they haven’t fully quite grown up yet.

As:
Cast
Director:
Jamie Linden
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
24. Someone Great (2019)
10
2
Someone Great
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Jennifer Kaytin Robinson
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
RuPaul, Brittany Snow, Gina Rodriguez, Lakeith Stanfield
25. Killshot (2008)
11
2
Killshot
R
11
2

Wayne and his wife Carmen are put in the Federal Witness Protection Programme after they witness an incident involving a dreaded mafia leader who is known by the name ‘Blackbird’. However, they are soon targeted by Blackbird’s psychopathic partner.

As:
Cast
Role:
Donna
Director:
John Madden
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
27. Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
11
2
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
PG
11
2

16-year-old Percy Jackson finds out that he is Poseidon's demigod son after being accused of stealing Zeus' lightning bolt, and loses his mother to Hades on his way to a training camp for demigods. Along with his friends, he embarks on a perilous journey to catch the real thief to appease warring Gods and to save his mother.

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris Columbus
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Family
28. The Captive (2014)
10
2
The Captive
R
10
2

Eight years after a young girl named Cassandra disappears without any trace, some disturbing incidents start to indicate that she is still alive. Her parents along with police detectives try to unravel the mystery behind her disappearance.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nicole
Director:
Atom Egoyan
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Kevin Durand, Bruce Greenwood, Ryan Reynolds, Alexia Fast, Mireille Enos
30. Ash Wednesday (2002)
10
2
Ash Wednesday
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Edward Burns
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Elijah Wood, Brian Burns, Vincent Rubino, Jimmy Cummings, Pat McNamara
31. This Girl's Life (2003)
9
2
This Girl's Life
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ash Baron-Cohen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
James Woods, Michael Rapaport, Tomas Arana, Ioan Gruffudd, Kip Pardue
33. Alexander (2004)
9
2
Alexander
R
9
2

The movie follows Alexander the Great from his childhood and continues till his adventurous life comes to end with his death at the age of thirty two. When he becomes the King of Macedonia, he starts off an expedition to conquer the world – Persia, Egypt, Afghanistan and India. His relationships with his parents Philips and Olympias; friend Hephaistion and wife Roxana are also explored.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, War, Biography, History, Action, Drama
34. Fire with Fire (2012)
9
2
Fire with Fire
R
9
2

Jeremy is a firefighter who witnesses a murder at a store by a notorious criminal named Hagan. He is asked to testify against him, but he loses hope in the witness protection programme. Eventually, he decides to fight Hagan himself to protect himself and his dear ones.

As:
Cast
Role:
Talia Durham
Director:
David Barrett
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime, Action
35. The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest (2002)
9
2
The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest
PG-13
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Alisa
Director:
Mick Jackson
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Garcia, Jake Busey, Enrico Colantoni, Ethan Suplee
37. Josie and the Pussycats (2001)
9
2
Josie and the Pussycats
PG-13
9
2

Josie and her friends come to know about a record company, run by Wyatt and Fiona, who puts subliminal messages in their music, so that their customers are brainwashed to continue buying their albums. Josie’s team plans to expose them.

As:
Cast
Role:
Valerie Brown
Director:
Deborah Kaplan, Harry Elfont
Genres:
Music, Comedy
38. Zookeeper (2011)
8
2
Zookeeper
PG
8
2

Griffin Keyes is the best keeper at Franklin Park Zoo.  When the woman he loves declares that it is his career as zookeeper which is keeping her away. he decides to leave his job and join his brother’s car dealership. But the animals at the zoo are not ready to let him go and break their code of silence in order to help him. Will he finally be able to win his love? 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kate
Director:
Frank Coraci
Genres:
Comedy, Family, Romance
39. Raze (2013)
8
2
Raze
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Josh C. Waller
Genres:
Drama, Action, Horror
Star Cast:
Tracie Thoms, Leigh Whannell, Rachel Nichols, Zoë Bell
40. Puerto Ricans in Paris (2015)
8
2
Puerto Ricans in Paris
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Vanessa
Director:
Ian Edelman
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rosie Perez, Luis Guzmán, Ravi Patel, Miriam Shor
42. Unforgettable (2017)
8
2
Unforgettable
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Julia Banks
Director:
Denise Di Novi
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Katherine Heigl, Isabella Kai Rice, Geoff Stults, Alex Quijano
43. Down to You (2000)
8
2
Down to You
PG-13
8
2

Al and Imogen fall for each other while studying at college. They begin dating, and even have sex. However, over time their relationship turns sour and Imogen breaks up with him.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Kris Isacsson
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
44. Descent (2007)
8
2
Descent
NC-17
8
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Maya
Director:
Talia Lugacy
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Rachael Leigh Cook, Chad Faust, Vanessa Ferlito, Marcus Patrick
46. The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)
6
1
The Adventures of Pluto Nash
PG-13
6
1

This science fiction action comedy film which takes us to the future i.e. the year 2069, revolves around a former criminal who buys a nightclub on the Moon and with the help of his friend and a robot, he turns it very successful and popular. However, when he refuses to sell it to the Mafia, his life turns upside down.

As:
Cast
Role:
Dina Lake
Director:
Ron Underwood
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
47. Awake (2010)
13
3
Awake
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Robin
Director:
Hunter Richards
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Sean Lennon, Lynn Cohen, Gabriel Gutierrez, Paten Hughes
48. Trigger Happy (2001)
12
2
Trigger Happy
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Julian West
Star Cast:
Michael Weatherly, Daniel von Bargen, Sarita Choudhury, Willis Burks II
49. Until the Violence Stops (2003)
12
2
Until the Violence Stops
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Abby Epstein
Star Cast:
Jane Fonda, Tantoo Cardinal, LisaGay Hamilton, Eve Ensler
50. Girls Night Out (1997)
11
2
Girls Night Out
11
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Myra Paci
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Daniel von Bargen, Anna Grace, Lisa-Gay Tremblay, Herbert Ulrich
52. The Ever After (2014)
10
2
The Ever After
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rosario Dawson
Director:
Mark Webber
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Phoebe Tonkin, Teresa Palmer, Melissa Leo, Mark Webber
53. They Die by Dawn (2013)
10
2
They Die by Dawn
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Edmonia Lewis
Director:
Jeymes Samuel
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Michael K. Williams, Erykah Badu, Michael Kenneth Williams, Giancarlo Esposito, Bokeem Woodbine
54. King of the Jungle (2000)
10
2
King of the Jungle
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Seth Zvi Rosenfeld
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
John Leguizamo, Marisa Tomei, Rosie Perez, Julie Carmen, Cliff Gorman, Michael Rapaport
56. Explicit Ills (2008)
10
2
Explicit Ills
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Babo's Mom
Director:
Mark Webber
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Naomie Harris, Paul Dano, Lou Taylor Pucci, Frankie Shaw
57. This Revolution (2005)
9
2
This Revolution
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tina Santiago
Director:
Stephen Marshall
Genres:
War, Romance, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lucy DeVito, Brendan Sexton III, Amy Redford, Nathan Crooker
58. Little Black Dress (2005)
9
2
Little Black Dress
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Haley
Director:
Talia Lugacy
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Donna Mitchell, Laura Kachergus, Tommy Guiffre, Chris LaPanta
59. Love in the Time of Money (2002)
9
2
Love in the Time of Money
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Mattei
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Steve Buscemi, Adrian Grenier, Vera Farmiga, Domenick Lombardozzi, Jill Hennessy, Malcolm Gets

TV Movie(s)

2. Oscars 2018: The Nominations (2018)
10
2
Oscars 2018: The Nominations
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Actress
Genres:
News
Star Cast:
Andy Serkis, Molly Shannon, Gal Gadot, Priyanka Chopra, Zoe Saldana, Rebel Wilson

Animation(s)

Justice League Dark: Apokolips War (2020)
Justice League Dark: Apokolips War
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Wonder Woman
Director:
Matt Peters, Christina Sotta
Genres:
Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Taissa Farmiga, Shemar Moore, Rainn Wilson, Roger Cross, Christopher Gorham
The LEGO Batman Movie (2017)
The LEGO Batman Movie
PG
Plot:

The movie set in DCs Lego Universe sees Batman trying to thwart his arch-nemesis Joker’s latest plans to destroy Gotham. When the Joker gets his hand on the Phantom Zone projector and recruits all the iconic villains from movies, Batman is forced to team up to stop the Joker. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Batgirl / Barbara Gordon (voice)
Director:
Chris McKay
Genres:
Animation, Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Justice League Dark (2017)
Justice League Dark
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Wonder Woman (voice)
Director:
Jay Oliva
Genres:
Horror, Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Alfred Molina, Jerry O'Connell, Jeremy Davies, Dee Bradley Baker
The Haunted World of El Superbeasto (2009)
The Haunted World of El Superbeasto
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Velvet Von Black (voice)
Director:
Rob Zombie
Genres:
Musical, Action, Animation, Horror, Comedy, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Cassandra Peterson, Paul Giamatti, Tom Kenny, Danny Trejo, April Winchell, Joe Alaskey, Sheri Moon Zombie
Wonder Woman: Bloodlines (2019)
Wonder Woman: Bloodlines
PG-13
As:
Cast
Role:
Wonder Woman
Director:
Sam Liu, Justin Copeland
Genres:
Animation, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Marie Avgeropoulos, Jeffrey Donovan, Kimberly Brooks, Ray Chase

TV Shows and Videos

Daredevil (2015)
Daredevil
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Carrie-Anne Moss, Jon Bernthal, Vincent D'Onofrio, Elden Henson
Dishonored 2 (2016)
Dishonored 2
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Meagan Foster (voice)
Director:
Harvey Smith, Raphael Colantonio
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Sam Rockwell, Vincent D'Onofrio, Erica Luttrell, Josh Keaton
Ratchet & Clank (2016)
Ratchet & Clank
As:
Cast
Role:
Elaris (voice)
Director:
Brian Allgeier
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Bella Thorne, Jim Ward, Armin Shimerman, Fred Tatasciore
Dishonored: Death of the Outsider (2017)
Dishonored: Death of the Outsider
M
As:
Cast
Role:
Billie Lurk (voice)
Director:
Harvey Smith
Genres:
Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Michael Madsen, Sean Schemmel, Siedah Garrett, Robin Lord Taylor
Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure (2005)
Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure
M
As:
Cast
Role:
Tina (voice)
Director:
Antoine Charreyron, Marc Ecko, Marco Fernandez, Tarik Hamdine, Peter Wyse
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Luke Cage (2016)
Luke Cage
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
Lucy Liu, Paul McGuigan
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mahershala Ali, Alfre Woodard, Mike Colter, Theo Rossi, Simone Missick
Wilson's Heart (2017)
Wilson's Heart
As:
Cast
Role:
Elsa Wolcott (voice)
Director:
Josh Bear
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Adventure
Star Cast:
Michael B. Jordan, Alfred Molina, Peter Weller, Kurtwood Smith
Syndicate (2012)
Syndicate
As:
Cast
Role:
Lily Drawl (voice)
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Brian Cox, Michael Wincott, Kath Soucie, Jennifer Hale
Iron Fist (2017)
Iron Fist
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
RZA
Genres:
Crime, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Adventure
Star Cast:
Carrie-Anne Moss, David Wenham, Sala Baker, Jessica Stroup
Gemini Division (2008)
Gemini Division
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Anna Diaz (30 episodes, 2008)
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Norbert Weisser, François Chau, Justin Hartley, Daz Crawford