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List of Sean Penn Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. At Close Range (1986)
41
5
At Close Range
R
41
5

Brad Whitewood Sr. is a criminal, who is the leader of his gang. His teenage son, Brad Jr. who is out of work, is also drawn to the life of crime, after being attracted to his father’s lifestyle. He soon joins his father’s gang, but after witnessing a murder, he is shocked and decides to quit. Brad Jr. eventually gets arrested by the police, and they try to get him to reveal evidence that will help them arrest his father.

Role:
Brad Jr.
Starring:
Christopher Walken, Alan Autry, Kiefer Sutherland, Crispin Glover, Mary Stuart Masterson, Chris Penn, Millie Perkins
Directed By:
James Foley
2. Dead Man Walking (1995)
49
7
Dead Man Walking
R
49
7

Poncelet is awaiting execution for rape and murder of a teenage couple. As the day of his execution nears he writes to Sister Helen Prejean, hoping that she will help him with his appeal. Based on a true incident, the story focuses on Sister Prejean’s interaction with Poncelet and how she guided the arrogant and remorseless man to open admission of his crime and acceptance divine forgiveness. . 

Role:
Matthew Poncelet
Starring:
Susan Sarandon, Jack Black, Eva Amurri, Celia Weston, Raymond J. Barry
3. Bad Boys (1983)
68
11
Bad Boys
R
68
11

Mick O’Brien is a 16 year old Irish hoodlum from Chicago who commits small crimes such as snatching purses, and getting into fights, although he aspires to commit bigger and more cruel things. However, he accidentally kills an eight-year old kid, after which he is sent to prison. Prison life seems to be way tougher than he expected.

Role:
Mick O'Brien
Starring:
Ally Sheedy, Alan Ruck, Esai Morales, Reni Santoni, Jim Moody, Eric Gurry
Directed By:
Rick Rosenthal
4. The Thin Red Line (1998)
40
8
The Thin Red Line
TV-MA
40
8

Based on the eponymous novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line is a war drama revolving around a group of soldiers fighting to capture Guadalcanal for the Allied Forces during World War II. Featuring a brilliant star cast of Sean Penn, John Travolta, George Clooney, Jim Caviezel, and more, this film focuses on American soldiers trying to capture Japanese bunkers.

Role:
1st Sgt. Edward Welsh
Directed By:
5. Carlito's Way (1993)
50
10
Carlito's Way
R
50
10

After drug dealer Carlito Brigante is released early from prison thanks to an exploitation by his sleazy lawyer friend Dave Kleinfeld, he pledges to mend his ways and rekindles his romance with former girlfriend Gail. However, despite repeated attempts to avoid temptations, he is eventually dragged into his former violent lifestyle while assisting Kleinfeld against an Italian Mafia boss.

Role:
Kleinfeld
Starring:
Directed By:
7. Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
47
10
Fast Times at Ridgemont High
R
47
10

The coming-of-age story revolves around the lives of sophomores, Stacy Hamilton and Mark Ratner, and their friends, Linda and Mike. Stacy’s older brother, Brad, is also trying to figure things out after a break up while Stacy becomes pregnant. There is also Jeff Spicoli, a stoned surfer who is constantly going up against teacher Mr.Hand. 

Role:
Jeff Spicoli
Directed By:
Amy Heckerling
8. State of Grace (1990)
36
7
State of Grace
TV-MA
36
7

Terry Noonan is an undercover police officer, who is targeting Frankie Flannery, a crime boss, who is also the brother of his best friend Jackie. However, soon, it seems that the mission will not be as easy for Terry as he had expected.

Role:
Terry Noonan
Starring:
Gary Oldman, Robin Wright, Ed Harris, John Turturro
Directed By:
Phil Joanou, Michael Lee Baron
9. The Game (1997)
65
15
The Game
R
65
15

The Game is a psychological thriller focusing on a lonely investment banker who is gifted a voucher for a unique game by his estranged brother that ends up wreaking havoc in his life. Starring Michael Douglas and Sean Penn as the two brothers, this film sees Douglas lose all his money in this game that becomes intrinsically connected to his real life.

Role:
Conrad
Starring:
Michael Douglas, Carroll Baker, Spike Jonze, Armin Mueller-Stahl, James Rebhorn, Deborah Kara Unger
Directed By:
10. I Am Sam (2001)
59
15
I Am Sam
PG-13
59
15

Sam Dawson is an intellectually disabled father raising his daughter Lucy with the help of a group of friends who also have disabilities. As Lucy grows up her intellectual superiority threatens their relationship. Things get more complicated when Lucy is placed in foster care but keeps coming back to her dad. 

Role:
Sam Dawson
Directed By:
Jessie Nelson
11. Mystic River (2003)
51
11
Mystic River
R
51
11

Dave, a blue-collar worker who was abducted and sexually abused as a child 25 years earlier, is the prime suspect after the daughter of his neighborhood friend, ex-con Jimmy, is found dead. While their childhood friend Sean, now a homicide detective, investigating the crime, Jimmy takes law in his own hand by launching a separate investigation.

Role:
Jimmy Markum
Starring:
Kevin Bacon, Emmy Rossum, Eli Wallach, Laura Linney, Robert Wahlberg, Laurence Fishburne, Timothy Francis Robbins
Directed By:
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
12. Milk (2008)
37
10
Milk
R
37
10

Through flashbacks, this biographical film records the career of Harvey Milk who became America's first openly gay person to be elected to public office on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors following a successful campaign led by his young partner and campaign manager Scott Smith. A year later, he is assassinated by his former conservative colleague Dan White.

Role:
Harvey Milk
Starring:
James Franco, Alison Pill, Boyd Holbrook, Diego Luna, Victor Garber, Dave Franco, Josh Brolin
Directed By:
Gus Van Sant
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
13. 21 Grams (2003)
27
7
21 Grams
R
27
7

After a fatal automobile accident, lives of three unrelated individuals intersect each other – a mathematics professor with a bad heart condition, a grieving mother with a reckless past, and a reformed former convict with faith in Jesus. The movie presents three simultaneous stories about the past and present of these three individuals entwined by the fateful accident. 

Role:
Paul Rivers
Starring:
Benicio Del Toro, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Naomi Watts, Danny Huston, Carly Nahon
Directed By:
Alejandro González Iñárritu
14. Sweet and Lowdown (1999)
18
6
Sweet and Lowdown
PG-13
18
6

Emmett Ray is a famed jazz guitarist, who believes that love is a hindrance to his musical career. His views start to change after he develops affection for a shy and mute woman. However, shortly after he gains fame, he gets married to a wealthy socialite on a whim. 

Starring:
Woody Allen, John Waters, Uma Thurman, Tony Darrow
Directed By:
15. Casualties of War (1989)
23
7
Casualties of War
R
23
7

This war drama film takes us to the Vietnam War, and it tells the story of Private Eriksson who must not only fight against the enemy but also his own squad leader, Sergeant Tony Meserve, when he orders the squad members to kidnap and rape a poor farm girl. 

Role:
Sgt. Tony Meserve
Starring:
Michael J. Fox, Ving Rhames, Amy Irving, Stephen Baldwin, John Leguizamo, Don Harvey, John C. Reilly
Directed By:
16. Before Night Falls (2000)
13
5
Before Night Falls
R
13
5

Before Night Falls is a biographical drama film which revolves around the life and the writings of a well-known Cuban author named Reinaldo Arenas. The film spans the whole area of his life, starting from his childhood and how he embraced the Revolution and later faced persecution, to his exile and death in the United States.

Starring:
Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Diego Luna, Olatz López Garmendia, Giovanni Florido, Loló Navarro
Directed By:
Julian Schnabel
17. Taps (1981)
13
5
Taps
PG
13
5

Cadets at a military school receive the news that their academy will be sold to real estate developers after one year. Upset with this news, all the cadets start an uprising hoping that the school can be saved.   

Role:
Cadet Captain Alex Dwyer
Starring:
George C. Scott, Tom Cruise, Timothy Hutton, Ronny Cox
Directed By:
Harold Becker
18. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
33
13
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
PG
33
13

Daydreamer Walter Mitty, the negative assets manager of Life magazine, finds his job at risk when the publication decides to go online. Matters complicate further when the negative 25 which is to be used for the cover of the last edition goes missing. To find Sean, the photographer, Walter steps out of his ordinary life and embarks on a real life adventurous journey around the world.

Starring:
Ben Stiller, Shirley MacLaine, Patton Oswalt, Tara Strong, Kristen Wiig, Jon Daly, Kathryn Hahn
Directed By:
19. The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)
8
4
The Assassination of Richard Nixon
TV-MA
8
4

Based on real events, this crime thriller film tells the story of a furniture salesman in 1972, who comes up with a plan to kill the then-President of the US, Richard Nixon. His plan involves hi-jacking a plane to fly over the White House in order to drop a gas bomb.

Role:
Samuel J. Bicke
Starring:
Naomi Watts, Don Cheadle, Jack Thompson, Brad William Henke
Directed By:
Niels Mueller
20. The Professor and the Madman (2018)
15
7
The Professor and the Madman
15
7

The Professor and the Madman is a biographical mystery drama film which tells the story of Professor James Murray, who had become the director of an Oxford University Press project in 1879. He begins to work on the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, but he is surprised when he receives over 10,000 entries from a man named WC Minor, a patient confined at the Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum.

Role:
Dr. William Chester Minor
Starring:
Mel Gibson, Natalie Dormer, Ioan Gruffudd, Stephen Dillane
Directed By:
Farhad Safinia
21. We're No Angels (1989)
17
7
We're No Angels
PG-13
17
7

Jim and Ned are two convicts who manage to escape from prison along with a killer. They decide to head north towards the Canadian border, but they are soon mistaken for priests. They play along and take up residency at a monastery, but things get complicated when Ned falls for Molly, a local girl.  

Role:
Jim
Starring:
Robert De Niro, Demi Moore, Hoyt Axton, Bruno Kirby
Directed By:
Neil Jordan
22. The Tree of Life (2011)
17
9
The Tree of Life
PG-13
17
9

Critically acclaimed, experimental-drama film, The Tree of Life, is based in Texas in 1950s. It explores the story of a father, a mother and three brothers, through the eyes of the youngest son Jack. He takes the viewers into his life and mind as a middle-aged adult, who is going through an existential crisis, while reminiscing his childhood struggles.

Role:
Jack
Starring:
Jessica Chastain, Brad Pitt, Hunter McCracken, Laramie Eppler
Directed By:
23. Fair Game (2010)
16
4
Fair Game
PG-13
16
4

Based on two memoirs, one by Valerie Plame and the other by her diplomat husband, the film follows the life of Valerie Plame, an intelligence officer involved in several important projects. She has been able to hide her profession from the outside world until husband’s article in a popular magazine angers the White House and her identity is leaked. 

Role:
Joe Wilson
Starring:
Naomi Watts, Sam Shepard, Sonya Davison, Vanessa Chong, Anand Tiwari
Directed By:
Doug Liman
24. The Falcon and the Snowman (1985)
12
5
The Falcon and the Snowman
R
12
5

Christopher Boyce gets a job at the CIA and he gets to know the less reputable side of the American government while he is going through classified documents. As he grows disappointed, he sells the information to the Russians, in an act of defiance. His drug pusher childhood friend, Daulton Lee, becomes a middleman between Soviets and Boyce. But as a twist of fate, Lee fails to sweep his deeds under the carpet.

Role:
Daulton Lee
Starring:
John Ratzenberger, Timothy Hutton, Joyce Van Patten, Pat Hingle, Rob Reed
Directed By:
John Schlesinger
25. Colors (1988)
15
4
Colors
R
15
4

Colors is an action crime drama film which tells the story of an experienced cop and his hot-tempered rookie partner, who patrol the streets of Los Angeles, while attempting to keep the gang violence under control. While doing their job, both cops deal with issues such as racism.

Role:
Danny McGavin
Starring:
Robert Duvall, Damon Wayans, Mario Lopez, Don Cheadle, Maria Conchita Alonso, Randy Brooks, Grand L. Bush
Directed By:
26. Racing with the Moon (1984)
10
4
Racing with the Moon
PG
10
4
Role:
Henry 'Hopper' Nash
Starring:
Elizabeth McGovern, Dana Carvey, Crispin Glover, Nicolas Cage, John Karlen
Directed By:
Richard Benjamin
27. Gangster Squad (2013)
26
10
Gangster Squad
R
26
10

In 1949, Mobster Mickey Cohen rules the California criminal underworld and has even police and politicians in his pocket. A secret police unit called the Gangster Squad, comprising of Sergeant John O’Mara, Sergeant Jerry Wooters, Lieutenant Coleman Harris, Conwell Keeler, Max Kennard, and Navidad Ramirez finally manages to bring him down. 

Role:
Mickey Cohen
Starring:
Frank Grillo, Sullivan Stapleton, Giovanni Ribisi, Troy Garity, Anthony Mackie, Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling
Directed By:
Ruben Fleischer
28. This Must Be the Place (2011)
15
7
This Must Be the Place
R
15
7

This Must be The Place is a comedy drama film, which tells the story of a former rockstar who, after his father’s death, sets out to find the Nazi war criminal, who is responsible for his father’s humiliation during the Second World War.

Role:
Cheyenne
Starring:
Frances McDormand, Harry Dean Stanton, Olwen Fouere, Eve Hewson, Johnny Ward
Directed By:
Paolo Sorrentino
29. Up at the Villa (2000)
5
4
Up at the Villa
PG-13
5
4
Role:
Rowley Flint
Starring:
Derek Jacobi, Kristin Scott Thomas, Anne Bancroft, Mel Brooks, Jeremy Davies
Directed By:
Philip Haas
30. The Gunman (2015)
18
8
The Gunman
R
18
8

The Gunman is an action drama film, which tells the story of an assassin, who is forced to go into hiding after he kills the minister of mines in Congo.  Years later, when he returns to the country as a charity worker, he becomes the target of a hit squad himself.  

Role:
Terrier
Starring:
Idris Elba, Javier Bardem, Ray Winstone, Mark Rylance, Jasmine Trinca
Directed By:
Pierre Morel
31. All the King's Men (2006)
9
5
All the King's Men
PG-13
9
5

Based on an award-winning novel of the same name, this political drama film revolves around the life of Willie Stark, an idealistic lawyer, who becomes the governor of Louisiana. However, as he rises to power, he also finds himself involved with corruption.

Role:
Willie Stark
Starring:
James Gandolfini, Anthony Hopkins, Mark Ruffalo, Jude Law, Kate Winslet
Directed By:
Steven Zaillian
32. The Killing of Randy Webster (1981)
5
3
The Killing of Randy Webster
5
3
Starring:
Anthony Edwards, Hal Holbrook, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Dixie Carter, James Whitmore Jr.
Directed By:
Sam Wanamaker
33. She's So Lovely (1997)
6
4
She's So Lovely
R
6
4

When her neighbour Kiefer tries to rape her and assault her, Maureen’s husband Eddie goes berserk. He is eventually put in a psychiatric facility. Years later, he is released and he tries to redeem himself in the eyes of his now-ex wife. However, she is already married to another man.  

Role:
Eddie Quinn
Starring:
Gena Rowlands, Robin Wright, James Gandolfini, Harry Dean Stanton, John Travolta, Susan Traylor
Directed By:
Nick Cassavetes
34. The Interpreter (2005)
20
10
The Interpreter
PG-13
20
10

Silvia Broome, who grew up in South Africa, is an expert in various languages and thus works as an interpreter in the United Nations. One day, she accidentally overhears a conversation around a plan to kill the African dictator Zuwanie who is accused of genocide. Secret Service agent Keller and Woods are tasked to protect him. Keller, however has his doubts about Silvia’s claim and intention.

Role:
Tobin Keller
Starring:
Nicole Kidman, Sydney Pollack, Catherine Keener, Jesper Christensen, Yvan Attal
Directed By:
35. Hurlyburly (1998)
5
4
Hurlyburly
R
5
4

Eddie is a young man who is living a confused and reckless life, along with his group of friends, having equally problematic lives. They are also addicted to drugs and alcohol. Things get interesting when another friend named Artie arrives with a date.  

Role:
Eddie
Starring:
Chazz Palminteri, Garry Shandling, Kevin Spacey, Anna Paquin, Meg Ryan, Robin Wright
Directed By:
Anthony Drazan
36. The Beaver Kid 2 (1981)
5
3
The Beaver Kid 2
5
3
Role:
Groovin' Larry
Directed By:
Trent Harris
37. The Weight of Water (2000)
6
5
The Weight of Water
R
6
5

The Weight of Water is a mystery crime thriller drama film which tells the story of a newspaper photographer Jean who is researching a double homicide that took place in 1873, i.e. a hundred years earlier.  Things get ugly when her life becomes parallel to that of a witness who had survived the tragic event.  

Starring:
Elizabeth Hurley, Ciarán Hinds, Sarah Polley, Ulrich Thomsen, Richard Donat
Directed By:
Kathryn Bigelow
38. Hellinger's Law (1981)
4
4
Hellinger's Law
4
4
Starring:
Telly Savalas, Rod Taylor, Ja'net DuBois, Roy Poole
Directed By:
Leo Penn
39. What Just Happened (2008)
7
5
What Just Happened
R
7
5

What Just Happened is a comedy drama film which tells the story of Ben, a veteran Hollywood producer, who is going through a tough time, but struggles to finish his new film, while also dealing with his personal problems. Meanwhile, he is also trying to maintain a relationship with his young daughter.

Role:
Sean Penn
Starring:
Stanley Tucci, Bruce Willis, Marin Hinkle, Robin Wright, Robert De Niro, Kristen Stewart, Catherine Keener
Directed By:
Barry Levinson
40. It's All About Love (2003)
5
4
It's All About Love
R
5
4

This romantic drama science fiction film takes us to a dystopian future where Earth has cooled down to such an extent that it is snowing in the middle of summer. Meanwhile, the worldwide economy is on the edge of collapse. In the middle of this, John and his wife are getting a divorce. However, before signing the divorce papers, they realize that their love is worth fighting for, despite everything happening around them.

Role:
Marciello
Starring:
Douglas Henshall, Claire Danes, Joaquin Phoenix, Alun Armstrong
Directed By:
Thomas Vinterberg
41. Crackers (1984)
4
4
Crackers
PG
4
4

A low-paying pawn shop employee, Weslake joins in on a plan by an amateur musician Dillard, an illegal immigrant Ramon, a pimp named Broadwalk, and a homeless man named Turtle to break into the large safe in the pawn shop. But the rewards might not be what they expected. 

Role:
Dillard
Starring:
Christine Baranski, Donald Sutherland, Wallace Shawn, Jack Warden, Larry Riley
Directed By:
42. Hugo Pool (1997)
4
4
Hugo Pool
R
4
4
Role:
Strange Hitchhiker
Starring:
Richard Lewis, Patrick Dempsey, Malcolm McDowell, Robert Downey Jr., Alyssa Milano
Directed By:
Robert Downey Sr.
43. Summerspell (1983)
3
4
Summerspell
3
4
Starring:
Louise Davis, Edna Wisdom, Vernon Lafon, Ed Wright
Directed By:
Lina Shanklin
44. Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
3
4
Pauly Shore Is Dead
R
3
4
Starring:
Pauly Shore, Paris Hilton, Snoop Dogg, Bill Maher, Todd Bridges, Jason Mewes, Tommy Chong
Directed By:
45. Shanghai Surprise (1986)
2
3
Shanghai Surprise
PG-13
2
3
Role:
Glendon Wasey
Starring:
Richard Griffiths, Madonna, Paul Freeman, Philip Sayer
Directed By:
Jim Goddard
46. Judgment in Berlin (1988)
6
4
Judgment in Berlin
PG
6
4
Starring:
Martin Sheen, Max Gail, Sam Wanamaker, Carl Lumbly
Directed By:
Leo Penn
47. Americans (2012)
4
4
Americans
4
4
Role:
Commie
Starring:
Kid Rock, Bianca Siavoshy, Rod Simmons, Shanna Collins
Directed By:
Jameson Stafford
48. Loved (1997)
3
4
Loved
PG-13
3
4
Role:
Man on the Hill
Starring:
Robin Wright, William Hurt, Evelyn Dignam, Anthony Lucero
Directed By:
Erin Dignam
49. Sound of Sun (2016)
3
3
Sound of Sun
3
3
Role:
Man
Starring:
Suki Waterhouse, Eva Dolezalova
Directed By:
Eva Dolezalova
50. Cruise Control (1992)
2
3
Cruise Control
2
3
Role:
Jeffrey
Starring:
Ed Begley Jr., Harry Dean Stanton, Max Perlich, C.M. Talkington
Directed By:
Matt Palmieri

Director

Into the Wild (2007)
35
8
Into the Wild
R
35
8

Jon Krakauer’s 1996 non-fiction book - Into the Wild - is the basis of this movie. Christopher McCandless, a young graduate from Emory University, abandons the life of privilege and sets out on a cross country drive to explore the life in wilderness. He meets various people en route who all influence him in their own meaningful way.

Starring:
Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Jena Malone, Emile Davenport Hirsch, Hal Holbrook, Catherine Keener, William Hurt
Directed By:
Sean Penn
The Indian Runner (1991)
7
3
The Indian Runner
R
7
3

The Indian Runner is a drama film which revolves around two brothers Frank and Joe, who have conflicting personalities. While Joe manages to become a deputy sheriff, Frank turns to crime. Joe wants to help his brother change, but Frank’s inner turmoil impacts him.

Starring:
Charles Bronson, Dennis Hopper, Patricia Arquette, Valeria Golino, Viggo Mortensen, Benicio Del Toro, David Morse
Directed By:
Sean Penn
11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
7
3
11'09''01 - September 11
7
3
Starring:
Ernest Borgnine, Maryam Karimi, Mohamad Dolati, Agelem Habibi, Esmat Vahedi
Directed By:
The Pledge (2001)
8
4
The Pledge
R
8
4

Retiring detective, Jerry Black, promises a mother to find the murderer of her young daughter. Unconvinced that it’s an open-and-shut case, Jerry buys petrol-pump, moves in that area where he discovers more cases and clues. As he grows closer to bartender Lori, her young daughter reports befriending a person nearer to suspect’s description. So now Jerry has to quickly nab the killer. 

Starring:
Jack Nicholson, Mickey Rourke, Harry Dean Stanton, Sam Shepard, Helen Mirren, Vanessa Redgrave, Aaron Eckhart
Directed By:
Sean Penn
The Crossing Guard (1995)
6
3
The Crossing Guard
R
6
3

Freddy Gale is a jeweler whose young daughter is killed by a drunk driver. When the driver is released from prison, Freddy swears to kill him and informs him that he has only three days to live.  

Starring:
Jack Nicholson, Robin Wright, David Morse, Anjelica Huston, Piper Laurie
Directed By:
Sean Penn
Flag Day (2021)
6
5
Flag Day
R
6
5
The Last Face (2016)
4
4
The Last Face
R
4
4
Starring:
Jean Reno, Jared Harris, Charlize Theron, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Javier Bardem
Directed By:
Sean Penn

Narrator/Dubbing

The Human Experiment (2013)
10
5
The Human Experiment
10
5
Role:
Narrator
Directed By:
Dana Nachman, Don Hardy Jr.

Animation Movies

Family Guy
18
4
Family Guy
TV-14
18
4
Starring:
Bryce Dallas Howard, Liam Neeson, DJ Qualls, Ray Liotta, Fred Savage, Michael Clarke Duncan, Scott Bakula
Directed By:
Persepolis (2007)
10
3
Persepolis
PG-13
10
3

Based on the life of Marjane Satrapi, the animated movie follows her journey from a young girl in Iran to growing up to be a punk-loving teenage and leaving for Paris. When she returns to Iran, it has become more intolerant with religious absurdities and liberals are being executed.  

Role:
Mr. Satrapi - Marjane's Father (voice)
Starring:
Catherine Deneuve, Gena Rowlands, Chiara Mastroianni, Danielle Darrieux, Simon Abkarian
Directed By:
Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud
Angry Birds (2016)
7
4
Angry Birds
PG
7
4

The flightless birds of the Bird Island are a happy population, except for the three outcasts – hot-tempered Red, speedy Chuck and explosive Bomb. When the mysterious green piggies arrive on their island, everyone happily welcomes them. But Red suspects that there is some covert reason behind their visit. With Chuck and Bomb, Red sets out to get to the bottom of it. 

Role:
Terence (voice)
Starring:
Maya Rudolph, Jason Sudeikis, Bill Hader, Romeo Santos, Blake Shelton, Josh Gad, Kate McKinnon
Directed By:
Clay Kaytis, Fergal Reilly

TV Shows

Friends
55
7
Friends
TV-14
55
7
Starring:
Kristin Davis, Chris Isaak, Brooke Shields, Kathleen Turner, Matt LeBlanc, Christina Pickles, Jon Favreau
Directed By:
Peter Gabriel: Play (2004)
9
2
Peter Gabriel: Play
9
2
Starring:
Christopher McDonald, Kate Bush, Peter Gabriel, Kevan Allen, Youssou N'Dour
Directed By:
Sean Penn, Peter Medak, David Mallet, Brett Leonard, Marcelo Anciano
The Larry Sanders Show
10
2
The Larry Sanders Show
TV-MA
10
2
Starring:
Warren Beatty, William Shatner, Carol Burnett, John Stamos, Danny DeVito, Ellen DeGeneres, Kris Kristofferson
Directed By:
Little House on the Prairie
9
3
Little House on the Prairie
TV-PG
9
3
Starring:
Shannen Doherty, Jason Bateman, Melissa Sue Anderson, Mike Lookinland, Jonathan Banks, Michael Landon, Karen Grassle
Directed By:
Two and a Half Men
16
7
Two and a Half Men
TV-14
16
7
Starring:
Katy Mixon, Jenny McCarthy, Thomas Gibson, James Earl Jones, Aisha Tyler, Lucy Lawless, Charlie Sheen
Directed By:
Barnaby Jones
6
3
Barnaby Jones
6
3
Starring:
Laurence Luckinbill, James Woods, Buddy Ebsen, Teri Garr, Audra Lindley, Carl Weathers, Dick Van Patten
Directed By:
Leo Penn, Walter Grauman, Seymour Robbie, Corey Allen, Michael Caffey
Ellen
5
3
Ellen
TV-PG
5
3
Role:
 Sean Penn (uncredited) 1 episode, 1997
Starring:
Connie Britton, Kathy Griffin, Cindy Crawford, Joely Fisher, Jada Pinkett Smith, Patrick Warburton, Woody Harrelson
Directed By:
Gil Junger, Robby Benson, Tom Cherones, Gail Mancuso, Rob Schiller
Shania Twain: Dance with the One That Brought You (1993)
4
3
Shania Twain: Dance with the One That Brought You
4
3
Starring:
Charles Durning, Shania Twain
Directed By:
Sean Penn
Jay-Z Feat. Beyoncé: Part II - On the Run (2014)
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Jay-Z Feat. Beyoncé: Part II - On the Run
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3
Starring:
Blake Lively, Jake Gyllenhaal, Emmy Rossum, Don Cheadle, Guillermo Díaz
Directed By:
Melina Matsoukas
Cool Blue (1990)
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Cool Blue
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Role:
Phil the Plumber (uncredited)
Starring:
Hank Azaria, Woody Harrelson, Paul Lussier, Ely Pouget
Directed By:
Richard Shepard, Mark Mullin

Special Appearance/Cameo

Risky Business (1983)
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Risky Business
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6

Joel Goodson decides to cut loose with his friend Mike, after his parents go away for a trip. He ends up having sex with prostitute Lana, getting the house burgled, and crashing his father’s Porsche. He finally decides to turn the house into a brothel with Lana for a night to earn enough to pay for the repairs. 

Role:
Cameo (uncredited)
Starring:
Tom Cruise, Rebecca De Mornay, Joe Pantoliano, Megan Mullally, Richard Masur
Directed By:
Paul Brickman
I'm Still Here (2010)
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I'm Still Here
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4

Well-known actor Joaquin Phoenix decides to retire from the world of acting and focus on a new career as a hip-hop musician. Later he approaches Sean Combs, American rapper and record producer, hoping he will produce the record.

Role:
Sean Penn (uncredited)
Starring:
Hugh Grant, Nathan Lane, Billy Crystal, Jay Leno, Kelly Ripa, Danny Glover, Edward James Olmos
Directed By:

Sean Penn Awards

Academy Awards
Milk Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role 2009
Mystic River Best Actor in a Leading Role 2004
Golden Globe Awards
Mystic River Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama 2004