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List of Shailene Woodley Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
31
2
The Fault in Our Stars
PG-13
31
2

The movie, which is based on John Green’s novel of the same name, follows the journey of two teenagers, Hazel Grace Lancaster and Augustus Gus Waters – both cancer patients – who meet and fall in love with each other. The two also travel together to meet her favourite author, though it does not turn to be what she expected.

As:
Cast
Role:
Hazel
Director:
Josh Boone
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Female Performance, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Kiss
2. Divergent (2014)
31
0
Divergent
PG-13
31
0

In a futuristic society where each adult must choose one of five factions for life, Tris Prior trains to join Dauntless, the faction of the brave, hiding that she is a Divergent who will not fit into any group. However, after uncovering a plot to kill all Divergents, she must use her divergence to save the world.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tris
Director:
Neil Burger
Genres:
Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Favorite Character, People's Choice Award for Favorite Movie Duo
3. The Descendants (2011)
14
1
The Descendants
R
14
1

The Descendants follows the story of islander Matt King who lives in Kauai, Hawaii. His world comes to a stop when his wife Elizabeth ends up in a coma. Matt must find a way to cope with his wife’s will who wants her life support to be discontinued, save his land, and connect to his two troubled daughters. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Alexandra King
Director:
Alexander Payne
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
George Clooney, Judy Greer, Amara Miller, Nick Krause, Patricia Hastie
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Breakthrough Performance
4. Insurgent (2015)
29
1
Insurgent
PG-13
29
1

The second installment in The Divergent Series, the movie finds Tris Prior, Four, the rest of the Divergents, and the Factionless going to war against Jeanine Matthews and the Dauntless faction. Eventually captured, Tris unlocks a box to reveal that the faction system was an experiment and that the world is waiting outside the walled city. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Tris
Director:
Robert Schwentke
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller, Adventure
5. The Spectacular Now (2013)
13
1
The Spectacular Now
R
13
1

Sutter Keely, a charismatic high school senior who loves to party, gets heavily drunk after sudden breakup with his girlfriend and is awakened the next morning in a stranger's lawn by shy and studious peer Aimee Finecky. Despite being polar opposites, they gradually begin to develop a bond after he convinces her to teach him geometry.

As:
Cast
Role:
Aimee
Director:
James Ponsoldt
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
6. Snowden (2016)
11
4
Snowden
R
11
4

Edward Snowden, an employee and sub-contractor of National Security Agency, becomes disillusioned after discovering that the government is amassing virtual data even from ordinary citizens. Feeling accountable and outraged, he quits and putting his safety at risk, exposes this highly classified information about NSA’s illegal mass surveillance to the press, which makes him one of the most wanted men in the world.

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Biography, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Scott Eastwood, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Rhys Ifans, Nicolas Cage, Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto, Jaymes Butler
7. The Mauritanian (2021)
5
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The Mauritanian
R
5
0

After being subjected to horrific torture and spending six years in imprisonment, a prisoner  eventually confesses to crimes of terrorism. A defense attorney makes it her mission to defend him, and she soon uncovers a deep conspiracy.

As:
Cast
Role:
Teri Duncan
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
8. Adrift (2018)
14
2
Adrift
PG-13
14
2

Adrift is a survival drama film which tells the story of a young couple who gets stuck in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, as they face one of the most catastrophic hurricanes recorded in human history.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Tami Oldham
Director:
Baltasar Kormákur
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Action, Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Sam Claflin, Jeffrey Thomas, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Grace Palmer
9. White Bird in a Blizzard (2014)
15
1
White Bird in a Blizzard
R
15
1

White Bird in a Blizzard is a mystery drama film which tells the story of a teenage girl who relishes her newfound freedom after her disturbed mother disappears. However, soon she starts being haunted by strange facts regarding the disappearance, and her life descends into chaos.

As:
Cast
Role:
Kat Connors
Director:
Gregg Araki
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Mystery
10. Allegiant (2016)
26
2
Allegiant
PG-13
26
2

In this third movie in the The Divergent series, Tris, her brother, Caleb, and her lover, Four, escape the walled Chicago and come across truths that shatter previous knowledge. Facing dangers that threaten humanity, Tris is forced to make bold decisions in order to survive.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tris
Director:
Robert Schwentke
Genres:
Mystery, Adventure, Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
13. Moola (2007)
7
1
Moola
PG-13
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Don Most
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Daniel Baldwin, William Mapother, Treat Williams, Charlotte Ross, Efren Ramirez

TV Movie(s)

1. Felicity: An American Girl Adventure (2005)
6
1
Felicity: An American Girl Adventure
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Felicity Merriman
Director:
Nadia Tass
Genres:
Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Kevin Zegers, David Gardner, John Schneider, Marcia Gay Harden
2. A Place Called Home (2004)
6
0
A Place Called Home
6
0
As:
Cast
Role:
California "Cali" Ford
Director:
Michael Tuchner
Genres:
Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Ann-Margret, Matthew Settle, Hunter Tylo, Gary Sandy
3. Replacing Dad (1999)
7
1
Replacing Dad
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Joyce Chopra
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Camilla Belle, Tippi Hedren, Mary McDonnell, William Russ, Jack Coleman, Erik von Detten

Animation(s)

TV Shows and Videos

Our Deal (2011)
Our Deal
As:
Cast
Role:
Day Trotter
Director:
Drew Barrymore
Genres:
Music, Short, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Donald Glover, Drew Barrymore, Tyler Posey, Chloë Grace Moretz, Alia Shawkat, Miranda Cosgrove

Shailene Woodley Awards

People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Action Movie Actress 2016
Divergent Favorite Movie Duo 2015
MTV Movie & TV Awards
The Fault in Our Stars Best Female Performance 2015
The Fault in Our Stars Best Kiss 2015
Divergent Favorite Character 2014
The Descendants Breakthrough Performance 2012