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List of Sean Penn Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Bad Boys (1983)
43
2
Bad Boys
R
43
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mick O'Brien
Director:
Rick Rosenthal
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Esai Morales, Reni Santoni, Jim Moody, Eric Gurry
2. Mystic River (2003)
35
1
Mystic River
R
35
1

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jimmy Markum
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Tim Robbins, Kevin Bacon, Laurence Fishburne, Marcia Gay Harden
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
3. Into the Wild (2007)
23
4
Into the Wild
R
23
4

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.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Sean Penn
Genres:
Drama, Adventure, Biography
Star Cast:
Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener, William Hurt, Marcia Gay Harden, Jena Malone
4. The Game (1997)
24
3
The Game
R
24
3

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Conrad
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
James Rebhorn, Carroll Baker, Michael Douglas, Deborah Kara Unger
5. Carlito's Way (1993)
19
1
Carlito's Way
R
19
1

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Kleinfeld
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Al Pacino, Marc Anthony, John Leguizamo, Penelope Ann Miller
6. I Am Sam (2001)
25
5
I Am Sam
PG-13
25
5

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. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sam Dawson
Director:
Jessie Nelson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Dakota Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer, Dianne Wiest, Loretta Devine
7. 21 Grams (2003)
17
0
21 Grams
R
17
0

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. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Paul Rivers
Director:
Alejandro González Iñárritu
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Benicio Del Toro, Naomi Watts, Danny Huston, Carly Nahon
8. Dead Man Walking (1995)
19
2
Dead Man Walking
R
19
2

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. . 

As:
Cast
Role:
Matthew Poncelet
Director:
Tim Robbins
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Celia Weston, Susan Sarandon, Raymond J. Barry
9. Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
20
5
Fast Times at Ridgemont High
R
20
5

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. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Jeff Spicoli
Director:
Amy Heckerling
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Nicolas Cage, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judge Reinhold, Robert Romanus
10. The Thin Red Line (1998)
17
1
The Thin Red Line
TV-MA
17
1

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
1st Sgt. Edward Welsh
Director:
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Thomas Jane, John Cusack, Elias Koteas, John Travolta, Nick Nolte
11. Milk (2008)
17
4
Milk
R
17
4

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Harvey Milk
Director:
Gus Van Sant
Genres:
Drama, History, Biography, Romance
Star Cast:
James Franco, Emile Hirsch, Josh Brolin, Diego Luna
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
12. State of Grace (1990)
17
2
State of Grace
TV-MA
17
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Terry Noonan
Director:
Phil Joanou, Michael Lee Baron
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Action, Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Gary Oldman, Robin Wright, Ed Harris, John Turturro
13. At Close Range (1986)
24
4
At Close Range
R
24
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Brad Jr.
Director:
James Foley
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Christopher Walken, Mary Stuart Masterson, Chris Penn, Millie Perkins
14. Sweet and Lowdown (1999)
12
3
Sweet and Lowdown
PG-13
12
3

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. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Uma Thurman, Woody Allen, Tony Darrow, John Waters
15. Before Night Falls (2000)
10
1
Before Night Falls
R
10
1

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.

As:
Cast
Director:
Julian Schnabel
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Johnny Depp, Olatz López Garmendia, Giovanni Florido, Loló Navarro
16. The Professor and the Madman (2018)
7
1
The Professor and the Madman
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. William Chester Minor
Director:
Farhad Safinia
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mel Gibson, Natalie Dormer, Ioan Gruffudd, Stephen Dillane
17. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
6
1
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
PG
6
1

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.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Jon Daly, Kathryn Hahn, Terence Bernie Hines
18. Risky Business (1983)
9
4
Risky Business
R
9
4

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. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Brickman
Genres:
Crime, Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Cruise, Rebecca De Mornay, Joe Pantoliano, Richard Masur
19. Racing with the Moon (1984)
5
1
Racing with the Moon
PG
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Henry 'Hopper' Nash
Director:
Richard Benjamin
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Nicolas Cage, Dana Carvey, Elizabeth McGovern, John Karlen
20. Casualties of War (1989)
10
3
Casualties of War
R
10
3

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. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sgt. Tony Meserve
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Michael J. Fox, Don Harvey, John C. Reilly, John Leguizamo
21. Taps (1981)
7
2
Taps
PG
7
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Cadet Captain Alex Dwyer
Director:
Harold Becker
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Cruise, George C. Scott, Timothy Hutton, Ronny Cox
22. Colors (1988)
14
0
Colors
R
14
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Danny McGavin
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Action, Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Robert Duvall, Maria Conchita Alonso, Randy Brooks, Grand L. Bush
23. U Turn (1997)
12
2
U Turn
R
12
2

Bobby is heading to Vegas to pay off his gambling debts before the Russian mafia kills him. However, he is forced to stop in a town in Arizona, when his car breaks down. He gets caught in various problems after he meets Grace, a local resident. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Bobby Cooper
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Billy Bob Thornton, Abraham Benrubi, Richard Rutowski, Jon Voight
24. The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)
5
1
The Assassination of Richard Nixon
TV-MA
5
1

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Samuel J. Bicke
Director:
Niels Mueller
Genres:
Biography, Thriller, Crime, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Naomi Watts, Don Cheadle, Jack Thompson, Brad William Henke
25. The Indian Runner (1991)
3
1
The Indian Runner
R
3
1
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Sean Penn
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Benicio Del Toro, David Morse, Patricia Arquette, Valeria Golino, Viggo Mortensen
26. This Must Be the Place (2011)
11
2
This Must Be the Place
R
11
2

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Cheyenne
Director:
Paolo Sorrentino
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Frances McDormand, Olwen Fouere, Eve Hewson, Johnny Ward
27. 11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
4
1
11'09''01 - September 11
4
1
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ernest Borgnine, Maryam Karimi, Mohamad Dolati, Agelem Habibi, Esmat Vahedi
28. The Pledge (2001)
6
0
The Pledge
R
6
0

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. 

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Sean Penn
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Patricia Clarkson, Beau Daniels, Benicio Del Toro, Dale Dickey
29. The Falcon and the Snowman (1985)
8
3
The Falcon and the Snowman
R
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Daulton Lee
Director:
John Schlesinger
Genres:
Crime, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Timothy Hutton, Joyce Van Patten, Pat Hingle, Rob Reed
30. Gangster Squad (2013)
6
1
Gangster Squad
R
6
1

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. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mickey Cohen
Director:
Ruben Fleischer
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, Holt McCallany, Wade Williams
31. Fair Game (2010)
6
3
Fair Game
PG-13
6
3

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. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Joe Wilson
Director:
Doug Liman
Genres:
Thriller, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Naomi Watts, Sonya Davison, Vanessa Chong, Anand Tiwari
32. The Tree of Life (2011)
3
2
The Tree of Life
PG-13
3
2

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jack
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Jessica Chastain, Hunter McCracken, Laramie Eppler
33. The Interpreter (2005)
6
3
The Interpreter
PG-13
6
3

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tobin Keller
Director:
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Nicole Kidman, Catherine Keener, Jesper Christensen, Yvan Attal
34. The Crossing Guard (1995)
6
1
The Crossing Guard
R
6
1
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Sean Penn
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Robin Wright, David Morse, Jack Nicholson, Anjelica Huston, Piper Laurie
35. We're No Angels (1989)
11
2
We're No Angels
PG-13
11
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jim
Director:
Neil Jordan
Genres:
Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Robert De Niro, Demi Moore, Hoyt Axton, Bruno Kirby
36. All the King's Men (2006)
3
1
All the King's Men
PG-13
3
1

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Willie Stark
Director:
Steven Zaillian
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Jude Law, Kate Winslet, Mark Ruffalo
37. I'm Still Here (2010)
2
2
I'm Still Here
R
2
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Joaquin Phoenix, Antony Langdon, Carey Perloff, Larry McHale
38. The Gunman (2015)
9
2
The Gunman
R
9
2

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.  

As:
Cast, Producer, Writer
Role:
Terrier
Director:
Pierre Morel
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Ray Winstone, Javier Bardem, Mark Rylance, Jasmine Trinca
39. The Weight of Water (2000)
5
1
The Weight of Water
R
5
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Kathryn Bigelow
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Ciarán Hinds, Sarah Polley, Ulrich Thomsen, Richard Donat
40. She's So Lovely (1997)
3
0
She's So Lovely
R
3
0
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Eddie Quinn
Director:
Nick Cassavetes
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Robin Wright, John Travolta, James Gandolfini, Susan Traylor
41. Up at the Villa (2000)
0
0
Up at the Villa
PG-13
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Rowley Flint
Director:
Philip Haas
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Kristin Scott Thomas, Anne Bancroft, Mel Brooks, Jeremy Davies
42. Hurlyburly (1998)
0
0
Hurlyburly
R
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Eddie
Director:
Anthony Drazan
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Robin Wright, Meg Ryan, Anna Paquin, Garry Shandling
43. The Beaver Kid 2 (1981)
1
1
The Beaver Kid 2
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Groovin' Larry
Director:
Trent Harris
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Sean Penn
44. What Just Happened (2008)
1
0
What Just Happened
R
1
0

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.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sean Penn
Director:
Barry Levinson
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, Robert De Niro, Catherine Keener, John Turturro
45. Crackers (1984)
0
0
Crackers
PG
0
0

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. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Dillard
Director:
Louis Malle
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Wallace Shawn, Donald Sutherland, Jack Warden, Larry Riley
46. It's All About Love (2003)
1
0
It's All About Love
R
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Marciello
Director:
Thomas Vinterberg
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Joaquin Phoenix, Claire Danes, Douglas Henshall, Alun Armstrong
47. Summerspell (1983)
1
0
Summerspell
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Lina Shanklin
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Louise Davis, Edna Wisdom, Vernon Lafon, Ed Wright
48. Hugo Pool (1997)
0
1
Hugo Pool
R
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Strange Hitchhiker
Director:
Robert Downey Sr.
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Alyssa Milano, Robert Downey Jr., Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Dempsey
49. Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003)
1
1
Pauly Shore Is Dead
R
1
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Bill Maher, Corey Feldman, Ashley L. Anderson, Pamela Anderson
50. The Last Face (2016)
4
1
The Last Face
R
4
1
As:
Director
Director:
Sean Penn
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Charlize Theron, Javier Bardem, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Jared Harris, Jean Reno
51. Shanghai Surprise (1986)
0
0
Shanghai Surprise
PG-13
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Glendon Wasey
Director:
Jim Goddard
Genres:
Romance, Crime, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Richard Griffiths, Madonna, Paul Freeman, Philip Sayer
52. Witch Hunt (2008)
0
0
Witch Hunt
0
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Dana Nachman, Don Hardy Jr.
Genres:
Documentary, Crime
Star Cast:
Jack Cummings, Jackie Cummings, Allen Grafton, Ed Jagels, Brenda Kniffen
53. The Human Experiment (2013)
2
0
The Human Experiment
2
0
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Dana Nachman, Don Hardy Jr.
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Sean Penn
54. Love Hate Love (2011)
0
0
Love Hate Love
0
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Dana Nachman
Genres:
Documentary
55. Judgment in Berlin (1988)
5
1
Judgment in Berlin
PG
5
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Leo Penn
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Max Gail, Martin Sheen, Sam Wanamaker, Carl Lumbly
56. Sound of Sun (2016)
0
0
Sound of Sun
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Man
Director:
Eva Dolezalova
Genres:
Short, Fantasy, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Suki Waterhouse, Eva Dolezalova
57. Americans (2012)
1
0
Americans
1
0
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Commie
Director:
Jameson Stafford
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Kid Rock, Bianca Siavoshy, Rod Simmons, Shanna Collins
58. Loved (1997)
0
0
Loved
PG-13
0
0
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Man on the Hill
Director:
Erin Dignam
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Robin Wright, William Hurt, Evelyn Dignam, Anthony Lucero
59. Cruise Control (1992)
1
1
Cruise Control
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jeffrey
Director:
Matt Palmieri
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Max Perlich, Harry Dean Stanton, Ed Begley Jr., C.M. Talkington

TV Movie(s)

60. The Killing of Randy Webster (1981)
1
0
The Killing of Randy Webster
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Sam Wanamaker
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Jason Leigh, Hal Holbrook, Dixie Carter, James Whitmore Jr.
61. Hellinger's Law (1981)
1
1
Hellinger's Law
1
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Leo Penn
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Telly Savalas, Rod Taylor, Ja'net DuBois, Roy Poole

Animation(s)

Family Guy (1999)
Family Guy
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Shin, James Purdum, Dominic Bianchi, Pete Michels, John Holmquist
Genres:
Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam West, Ben Stiller, Bill Maher, Craig Ferguson, Dakota Fanning
Persepolis (2007)
Persepolis
PG-13
Plot:

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.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Marjane Satrapi, Vincent Paronnaud
Genres:
Drama, Biography, War, Animation
Star Cast:
Catherine Deneuve, Chiara Mastroianni, Danielle Darrieux, Simon Abkarian
Angry Birds (2016)
Angry Birds
PG
Plot:

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. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Clay Kaytis, Fergal Reilly
Genres:
Comedy, Action, Adventure, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Maya Rudolph, Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Bill Hader

TV Shows and Videos

Friends (1994)
Friends
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
Gary Halvorson, Kevin Bright, Michael Lembeck, James Burrows, Gail Mancuso
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Dakota Fanning, Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow
Peter Gabriel: Play (2004)
Peter Gabriel: Play
As:
Director
Director:
Sean Penn, Peter Medak, David Mallet, Brett Leonard, Marcelo Anciano
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Christopher McDonald, Kate Bush, Peter Gabriel, Kevan Allen, Youssou N'Dour
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
The Larry Sanders Show
TV-MA
As:
Cast
Director:
Todd Holland, Ken Kwapis, Alan Myerson, Michael Lehmann, Garry Shandling
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Bill Maher, Chris Farley, Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor
Little House on the Prairie (1974)
Little House on the Prairie
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Leo Penn, William F. Claxton, Victor French, Michael Landon, Maury Dexter
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Western, Family
Star Cast:
Michael Landon, Jason Bateman, Ernest Borgnine, Melissa Gilbert
Bruce Springsteen: The Complete Video Anthology 1978-2000 (2001)
Bruce Springsteen: The Complete Video Anthology 1978-2000
As:
Director
Director:
Brian De Palma, Sean Penn, Adam Bernstein, Tim Robbins, Jonathan Demme
Genres:
Biography, Music, Documentary
Star Cast:
Courteney Cox, Clarence Clemons, Bruce Springsteen, Roy Bittan, Danny Federici
Barnaby Jones (1973)
Barnaby Jones
As:
Cast
Director:
Leo Penn, Walter Grauman, Seymour Robbie, Corey Allen, Michael Caffey
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Tommy Lee Jones, James Woods, William Shatner, Lee Meriwether
Two and a Half Men (2003)
Two and a Half Men
TV-14
As:
Cast
Director:
James Widdoes, Gary Halvorson, Pamela Fryman, Jeff Melman, Rob Schiller
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Jon Cryer, Angus T. Jones, Conchata Ferrell
Jay-Z Feat. Beyoncé: Part II - On the Run (2014)
Jay-Z Feat. Beyoncé: Part II - On the Run
As:
Cast
Director:
Melina Matsoukas
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Jake Gyllenhaal, Emmy Rossum, Don Cheadle, Guillermo Díaz
Ellen (1994)
Ellen
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Director:
Gil Junger, Robby Benson, Tom Cherones, Gail Mancuso, Rob Schiller
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bruce Campbell, Ellen DeGeneres, David Anthony Higgins, Joely Fisher, Clea Lewis
Cool Blue (1990)
Cool Blue
R
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Shepard, Mark Mullin
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Hank Azaria, Woody Harrelson, Paul Lussier, Ely Pouget
Shania Twain: Dance with the One That Brought You (1993)
Shania Twain: Dance with the One That Brought You
As:
Director
Director:
Sean Penn
Genres:
Romance, Western, Short, Music
Star Cast:
Charles Durning, Shania Twain

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