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List of Sam Worthington Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
19
3
Hacksaw Ridge
R
19
3

Based on the 2004 documentary The Conscientious Objector, the movie narrates the true story of WWII American Army Medic, Desmond T. Doss. As a conscientious objector, he refused to carry or use any weapon/firearm during the Battle of Okinawa but still managed to rescue and treat 75 men. He won Congressional Medal of Honor for his bravery.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Biography, History, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Teresa Palmer, Vince Vaughn, Hugo Weaving, Andrew Garfield, Richard Pyros, Jacob Warner, Milo Gibson
2. Avatar (2009)
19
2
Avatar
PG-13
19
2

After the sudden death of his twin brother, paraplegic former Marine Jake Sully replaces him on a mission to lush alien moon Pandora, inhabited by the Na'vi, and experiences newfound freedom assuming his Na'vi-human hybrid 'Avatar'. He falls in love with Neytiri, a female Na'vi, and helps her save the planet from the malicious plans of Colonel Miles Quaritch.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jake Sully
Director:
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action
3. Everest (2015)
13
2
Everest
PG-13
13
2

Everest is inspired by the true-life events of a mountaineering disaster. Two separate commercial expeditions, led by Rob Hall and Scott Fischer, set out to conquer the world’s highest summit, Mt. Everest. Unexpectedly, they are engulfed by a fierce blizzard where they struggle for survival against freezing temperatures and winds, as their mettle is tested by the harshest possible elements. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Baltasar Kormákur
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Adventure, Action
4. Danger Close (2019)
11
2
Danger Close
R
11
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Kriv Stenders
Genres:
Action, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Travis Fimmel, Richard Roxburgh, Daniel Webber, Luke Bracey, Nicholas Hamilton
5. The Debt (2010)
13
2
The Debt
R
13
2

In 1965, three Mossad Agents come into East Berlin in order to apprehend a Nazi war criminal. However the mission seems more complicated than their expectations.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Madden
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Jessica Chastain, Helen Mirren, Tom Wilkinson, Ciarán Hinds
6. Somersault (2004)
11
2
Somersault
11
2

Heidi is a young and pretty teenage girl who runs away from home after she is caught kissing her mother’s boyfriend. She eventually arrives at a ski resort town near the Australian Alps, and tries to find a job at a convenience store. Her attractiveness and loneliness make her quite vulnerable, but she still struggles to survive and make ends meet. However, she is unable to tell the difference between sex and love.

As:
Cast
Director:
Cate Shortland
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Abbie Cornish, Olivia Pigeot, Damian de Montemas, Alex Babic
7. The Shack (2017)
23
4
The Shack
PG-13
23
4

After his youngest child disappears, Mack Philips is unable to move on, and is severely depressed. However, his life takes an interesting turn when he receives a mysterious letter inviting him for a personal meeting with God.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Mack Phillips
Director:
Stuart Hazeldine
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama
Star Cast:
Tim McGraw, Radha Mitchell, Ty Olsson, Octavia Spencer
8. Gettin' Square (2003)
11
3
Gettin' Square
11
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Barry 'Wattsy' Wirth
Director:
Jonathan Teplitzky
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Comedy
Star Cast:
Gary Sweet, Timothy Spall, David Wenham, Freya Stafford
9. The Great Raid (2005)
10
2
The Great Raid
R
10
2

Near the end of WWII in 1945, around 500 American soldiers are held prisoner at Cabanatuan, Philippines, and are subjected to harsh treatment. The 6th Ranger Battalion embarks on a heroic mission under Lt. Col. Henry Mucci and Capt. Robert Prince to rescue the POWs. Filipino guerillas assist the Rangers in one of the bravest and triumphant POW rescue raid in American history.

As:
Cast
Director:
John Dahl
Genres:
Action, Drama, War
Star Cast:
10. Man on a Ledge (2012)
12
2
Man on a Ledge
PG-13
12
2

Disgraced former cop Nick Cassidy goes to the 21st floor of the Roosevelt Hotel and then climbs on to the ledge to commit suicide and will only negotiate with Lydia Mercer. Lydia soon realizes he was framed for the theft of the $40 million Monarch diamond by the owner of the diamond David Englander. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Nick Cassidy
Director:
Asger Leth
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
11. Terminator Salvation (2009)
11
2
Terminator Salvation
PG-13
11
2

The fourth installment in the Terminator film series, the movie revolves around humanity’s war against Skynet’s network and its army of terminators. John Connor leads the resistance against Skynet and forms a bond with a cyborg Marcus Wright. Marcus ultimately sacrifices himself to save John and to help destroy the Skynet base. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Marcus Wright
Director:
McG
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action, Thriller, Drama
12. Last Night (2010)
11
2
Last Night
R
11
2

Happily married Michael and Joanna Reed are a successful New York couple. When Michael travels on a business trip with attractive colleague Laura, Joanna happens to meet her former beau, Alex, who is visiting New York. That night, both Michael and Joanna are faced with temptation, and the future of their marriage depends on how each one chooses to handle that temptation. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Michael
Director:
Massy Tadjedin
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Eva Mendes, Keira Knightley, Guillaume Canet, Daniel Eric Gold
13. Cake (2014)
11
3
Cake
R
11
3

When Nina, member of her chronic pain support group, commits suicide, former defense attorney Claire Bennett gets absorbed in the tragedy. Claire, who consumes heavy doses of painkillers for chronic pain which is constant reminder of a personal trauma, starts having recurrent hallucinations of Nina. As she seeks out Nina’s widower Roy, their shared pain of loss forms a touching bond of friendship. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Roy Collins
Director:
Daniel Barnz
Genres:
Drama
14. Hart's War (2002)
11
2
Hart's War
R
11
2

This war drama tells the story of a law student who joins the army, during the Second World War, and gets imprisoned by the Nazis shortly after. Later, he is asked to defend a Negro man who is accused of a murder. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Gregory Hoblit
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
15. Fractured (2019)
11
2
Fractured
TV-MA
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ray Monroe
Director:
Brad Anderson
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Adjoa Andoh, Stephen Tobolowsky, Lily Rabe, Lucy Capri
16. Drift (2013)
11
2
Drift
R
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
JB
Director:
Morgan O'Neill, Ben Nott
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Myles Pollard, Robyn Malcolm, Xavier Samuel, Lesley-Ann Brandt
18. Bootmen (2000)
10
2
Bootmen
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mitchell
Director:
Dein Perry
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Adam Garcia, Vaughan Sheffield, Christian Patterson, Lisa Perry
19. Rogue (2007)
10
2
Rogue
R
10
2

Assigned to write about Northern Australia, American adventure-travel journalist Pete McKell joins a tourist group on a river cruise with guide Kate Ryan. But the cruise turns into terror when a massive 25-foot crocodile attacks the vessel. Kate steers the craft to a mud island amidst escalating hysteria. With rising tide and descending darkness, Kate and Pete team up to battle the cunning rogue.

As:
Cast
Role:
Neil Kelly
Director:
Greg McLean
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Action, Horror
Star Cast:
Mia Wasikowska, Radha Mitchell, John Jarratt, Stephen Curry
20. Paper Planes (2014)
10
3
Paper Planes
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack
Director:
Robert Connolly
Genres:
Family
Star Cast:
David Wenham, Deborah Mailman, Ed Oxenbould, Ena Imai
21. Kidnapping Mr. Heineken (2015)
10
2
Kidnapping Mr. Heineken
R
10
2

Kidnapping Mr. Heineken is a suspense crime drama film which tells the story of five friends who decide to kidnap Freddy Heineken, a well-known and successful businessman, in order to earn some money without much effort. However, when they try to execute the plan, things don’t go as expected.

As:
Cast
Role:
Willem Holleeder
Director:
Daniel Alfredson
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, David Dencik, Jim Sturgess, Ryan Kwanten, Mark van Eeuwen
22. The Keeping Room (2014)
9
2
The Keeping Room
R
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Moses
Director:
Daniel Barber
Genres:
Western, Drama
Star Cast:
Hailee Steinfeld, Brit Marling, Muna Otaru, Kyle Soller
23. Clash of the Titans (2010)
13
2
Clash of the Titans
12
13
2

A remake of the 1981 movie of the same name, Clash of the Titans is an action-fantasy based on Greek mythology. It sees Zeus’ son Perseus and his companions go on a journey to save humans and the Gods. In order to do so, they must survive mythical beings like Medusa, the Kraken, and Hades.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Perseus
Director:
Louis Leterrier
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure
24. Wrath of the Titans (2012)
12
2
Wrath of the Titans
PG-13
12
2

Zeus is apprehended by his godly son Ares and brother Hades, who have betrayed by making a deal with their father Kronos, the ferocious leader of the Titans. Growing more powerful, the Titans create mayhem on earth. Parseus, the demigod son of Zeus, with the help of warrior Queen Andromeda and Poseidon’s demigod son Argenor, ventures into the underworld to save mankind.

As:
Cast
Role:
Perseus
Director:
Jonathan Liebesman
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Rosamund Pike, Lily James, Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Edgar Ramírez, Toby Kebbell
26. Texas Killing Fields (2011)
9
2
Texas Killing Fields
R
9
2

Texas Killing Fields is an American crime film which revolves around a small Texas town which is home to a sadistic serial killer, who dumps the bodies of the victim in a marsh. Meanwhile, two detective attempts to hunt down the killer.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mike Souder
Director:
Ami Canaan Mann
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, History, Drama
27. The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
9
2
The Hunter's Prayer
R
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Jonathan Mostow
Genres:
Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Martin Compston, Odeya Rush, Tina Maskell, Eben Young
28. The Titan (2018)
10
3
The Titan
TV-MA
10
3

The Titan is a science fiction thriller film which takes us to a future where Earth is approaching its doom, and humanity might go extinct. A family decides to take part in an experiment to determine if humanity might be able to survive on Titan, one of Saturn’s moons.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Rick Janssen
Director:
Lennart Ruff
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
29. Macbeth (2006)
8
3
Macbeth
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Macbeth
Director:
Geoffrey Wright
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Nash Edgerton, Chloe Armstrong, Kate Bell, Miranda Nation
30. A Matter of Life (2001)
14
3
A Matter of Life
14
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Our Hero
Director:
Jennifer Perrott
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Short
Star Cast:
Deborah Kennedy
31. New Skin (2002)
13
3
New Skin
13
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Peter
Director:
Anthony Hayes
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Samuel Johnson, Jessica Napier, Anthony Hayes, Paul Pantano
32. A Fairytale of the City (2006)
13
2
A Fairytale of the City
13
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Artist
Director:
Vanessa Caswill
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Maeve Dermody, Marea Burton, Peter Barry
33. Thunderstruck (2004)
10
2
Thunderstruck
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ronnie
Director:
Darren Ashton
Genres:
Music, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bojana Novakovic, Callan Mulvey, Stephen Curry, Ryan Johnson
34. Life in a Volkswagen (2000)
10
2
Life in a Volkswagen
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Craig Anderson, Bryan Moses
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Anthony Hayes, Don Hany, Craig Anderson, Bryan Moses
35. Blue Poles (2004)
9
2
Blue Poles
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Miles
Director:
Darcy Yuille
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Charlie Kevin, Mungo McKay, Emma Randall, Hallie Shellam
36. Pros and Ex-Cons (2005)
6
1
Pros and Ex-Cons
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Able
Director:
Timothy Boyle
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Steve Bastoni, John Boxer, Brett Stiller, Jason Crewes

TV Shows and Videos

Love My Way (2004)
Love My Way
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Ben Mendelsohn, Lynette Curran, Asher Keddie, Claudia Karvan
Call of Duty: Black Ops (2010)
Call of Duty: Black Ops
M
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Dave Anthony
Genres:
Mystery, War, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Emmanuelle Chriqui, Gary Oldman, Troy Baker, Ed Harris, Ice Cube, James C. Burns
The Surgeon (2005)
The Surgeon
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Sam Dash (8 episodes, 2005)
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Nicholas Bell, Matthew Newton, Justine Clarke, Katie Wall
Two Twisted (2005)
Two Twisted
As:
Cast
Genres:
Fantasy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Sam Neill, Bryan Brown, Jacqueline McKenzie, Peta Wilson