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List of Sharlto Copley Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. District 9 (2009)
23
2
District 9
TV-MA
23
2

A population of sick and malnourished insectoid aliens is discovered on a ship, and they are confined to an internment camp known as District 9. After twenty years, during the government’s relocation of the aliens to a different camp, one of them attempts an escape from Earth along with his son.

Role:
Wikus Van De Merwe
Starring:
Jason Cope, Nathalie Boltt, Sylvaine Strike, Elizabeth Mkandawie
Directed By:
Neill Blomkamp
2. Alive in Joburg (2005)
13
2
Alive in Joburg
13
2
Starring:
Braam Greyling, Godfrey Seome, Dawie Ackermann, Sweetness Hlomza
Directed By:
Neill Blomkamp
3. Maleficent (2014)
11
2
Maleficent
PG
11
2

A powerful winged fairy living in a magical forest is betrayed by her true love in his ambition to be king. She becomes the witch of her dark kingdom, Maleficent, and puts a curse on the new king's infant daughter that only true love could break. However, she gradually grows attached to the princess and regrets her decision.

Role:
Stefan
Starring:
Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Brenton Thwaites, Lesley Manville, Imelda Staunton
Directed By:
Robert Stromberg
4. Hardcore Henry (2015)
18
2
Hardcore Henry
R
18
2

An amnesiac man wakes up in a laboratory to be informed by his supposed scientist-wife named Estelle that he has been revived after an accident and his damaged limbs have been replaced by cybernetic prosthetics. But Estelle is soon kidnapped by the mercenary Akan. Henry goes on a bloody rampage to rescue his wife. 

Role:
Jimmy
Starring:
Tim Roth, Haley Bennett, Danila Kozlovsky, Andrei Dementiev
Directed By:
Ilya Naishuller
5. The A-Team (2010)
13
2
The A-Team
PG-13
13
2

Four Iraq War veterans, who together form The A Team, are falsely accused of a crime and sent to separate military prison. Six months later, led by Hannibal Smith, they escape the prison and set out to catch the real culprit, clear their name and restore their pride. However Lt. Sosa is close behind to arrest the team.

Role:
Murdock
Starring:
Directed By:
Joe Carnahan
6. Chappie (2015)
13
2
Chappie
R
13
2

With crime at an alarming high, the city of Johannesburg commissions a weapons manufacturer to build a force of robots to support the overwhelmed human police. Things turn when a prototype attack robot, equipped with near-human artificial intelligence, is stolen and trained by a criminal gang.

Role:
Chappie
Starring:
Hugh Jackman, Dev Patel, Sigourney Weaver, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Ninja
Directed By:
Neill Blomkamp
7. Elysium (2013)
14
2
Elysium
R
14
2

In a dystopian 2154, wealthy humans live a pampered life onboard a resource-rich space station named Elysium, while the poor toil away in the overpopulated ruins of Earth. Max, a former criminal with only five days to live due to deadly radiation, makes a desperate attempt to reach Elysium on a daunting mission that can change the system forever.

Role:
Kruger
Starring:
Directed By:
Neill Blomkamp
8. Europa Report (2013)
11
2
Europa Report
PG-13
11
2

Six top astronauts from around the world are sent on a privately funded exploratory mission to Jupiter’s moon, Europa, to confirm the existence of life on it as suggested by the unmanned probes. A sudden technical failure results in loss of contact with earth, and death of one member, but the distressed astronauts resolutely continue the space-travel. Do they succeed in their mission? 

Role:
James Corrigan
Starring:
Michael Nyqvist, Anamaria Marinca, Christian Camargo, Daniel Wu
Directed By:
Sebastián Cordero
9. The Hollars (2016)
10
2
The Hollars
PG-13
10
2

John Hollar is a struggling graphic novelist living in New York City, who learns that his mother Sally has been diagnosed with brain tumor. Dr Fong informs him that the tumor is scheduled to be removed later that week. He turns to his hometown but things get crazy as he has to deal with his dysfunctional family, former high school friends, and his ex-girlfriend at the same time.

Role:
Ron Hollar
Starring:
Directed By:
10. Free Fire (2016)
12
2
Free Fire
R
12
2

A black-market arms deal goes outrageously wrong, and it turns into a shootout between two gangs. Justine finds herself caught in the crossfire, and is forced to navigate her way through a warehouse. 

Starring:
Directed By:
Ben Wheatley
11. Open Grave (2013)
10
2
Open Grave
R
10
2
Role:
John / Jonah
Starring:
Thomas Kretschmann, Josie Ho, Erin Richards, Joseph Morgan
Directed By:
Gonzalo López-Gallego
12. Gringo (2018)
9
2
Gringo
R
9
2
Starring:
David Oyelowo, Joel Edgerton, Alan Ruck, Charlize Theron, Thandie Newton, Amanda Seyfried
Directed By:
Nash Edgerton
13. Old Boy (2013)
9
2
Old Boy
R
9
2

An alcoholic advertizing executive is kidnapped and kept in solitary confinement in a hotel room for twenty years. Although he is provided with everything he needs, he does not have a clue about his captor or his motive. Then one day he is dumped in a field, with a cell phone and a small amount of money. He now has to find out the truth.  

Role:
Adrian / The Stranger
Starring:
Elizabeth Olsen, Josh Brolin, Rami Malek, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Imperioli
Directed By:
14. The Last Days of American Crime (2020)
6
1
The Last Days of American Crime
TV-MA
6
1
Role:
William Sawyer
15. God: Serengeti (2017)
11
2
God: Serengeti
11
2
Role:
God
Starring:
Jason Cope
Directed By:
Neill Blomkamp
16. Wikus and Charlize (2010)
10
2
Wikus and Charlize
10
2
Role:
Wikus van der Merwe
Starring:
Charlize Theron, Jhon Doria, Andrew Schlessinger
Directed By:
Sharlto Copley
17. Yellow (2006)
9
2
Yellow
9
2
Starring:
Julien Phipps, Gideon Karmel, Jason Bell, Jaeson Lee
Directed By:
Neill Blomkamp

Animation(s)

The Snow Queen 2 (2014)
The Snow Queen 2
TV-Y
Starring:
Isabelle Fuhrman, Sean Bean, Bella Thorne, Jeff Bennett, Dee Bradley Baker
Directed By:
Aleksey Tsitsilin

TV Shows and Videos

Payday 2 (2013)
Payday 2
M
Role:
Jimmy (voice)
Starring:
Mira Furlan, Ron Perlman, Giancarlo Esposito, Bokeem Woodbine
Rooster Teeth Shorts (2009)
Rooster Teeth Shorts
Starring:
Burnie Burns, Gus Sorola, Matt Hullum, Gavin Free
Powers (2015)
Powers
TV-MA
Role:
Christian Walker (20 episodes, 2015-2016)
Starring:
Eddie Izzard, Mario Lopez, Tricia Helfer, Wil Wheaton, Noah Taylor, Mario Lopez
Directed By:
David Slade