Cate Blanchett Movies List: Best To Worst

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
PG-13

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

(2003)
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Jackson
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Peter Jackson, Ian McKellen, Noel Appleby, Ali Astin, Sean Astin
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
PG-13

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

(2001)
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Jackson
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Peter Jackson, Ian McKellen, Alan Howard, Noel Appleby, Sean Astin
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
PG-13

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

(2002)
As:
Cast
Role:
Galadriel
Director:
Peter Jackson
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Peter Jackson, Ian McKellen, Bruce Allpress, Sean Astin, John Bach
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
PG-13

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

(2012)
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Jackson
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Peter Jackson, Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott
Hot Fuzz
R

Hot Fuzz

(2007)
As:
Cast
Director:
Edgar Wright
Genres:
Mystery, Action, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bill Nighy, Martin Freeman, Peter Jackson, Simon Pegg, Robert Popper
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
PG-13

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

(2013)
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Jackson
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Peter Jackson, Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott
Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok

(2017)
As:
Cast
Role:
Hela
Director:
Taika Waititi
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Anthony Hopkins, Idris Elba, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
PG-13

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

(2008)
As:
Cast
Role:
Daisy
Director:
David Fincher
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Julia Ormond, Faune Chambers Watkins, Elias Koteas
The Aviator
PG-13

The Aviator

(2004)
As:
Cast
Role:
Katharine Hepburn
Director:
Martin Scorsese
Genres:
History, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Leonardo DiCaprio, Willem Dafoe, Kate Beckinsale, John C. Reilly
Elizabeth
R

Elizabeth

(1998)
As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth I
Director:
Shekhar Kapur
Genres:
Biography, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Daniel Craig, Geoffrey Rush, Christopher Eccleston, Joseph Fiennes
Babel
R

Babel

(2006)
As:
Cast
Role:
Susan
Director:
Alejandro González Iñárritu
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Mohamed Akhzam, Peter Wight, Harriet Walter
The Talented Mr. Ripley
R

The Talented Mr. Ripley

(1999)
As:
Cast
Role:
Meredith Logue
Director:
Anthony Minghella
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Matt Damon, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law, Cate Blanchett
Carol
R

Carol

(2015)
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Carol Aird
Director:
Todd Haynes
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Sarah Paulson, Rooney Mara, Kyle Chandler, Jake Lacy
Notes on a Scandal
R

Notes on a Scandal

(2006)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sheba Hart
Director:
Richard Eyre
Genres:
Crime, Romance, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Judi Dench, Tom Georgeson, Bill Nighy, Michael Maloney
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
PG-13

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

(2014)
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Jackson
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Billy Connolly, Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott
Blue Jasmine
PG-13

Blue Jasmine

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jasmine
Director:
Woody Allen
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alec Baldwin, Louis C.K., Charlie Tahan, Joy Carlin
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
R

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

(2004)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jane Winslett-Richardson
Director:
Wes Anderson
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Bill Murray, Owen Wilson, Anjelica Huston, Willem Dafoe
Heaven
R

Heaven

(2002)
As:
Cast
Role:
Philippa
Director:
Tom Tykwer
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Giovanni Ribisi, Remo Girone, Stefania Rocca, Alessandro Sperduti
Girl Rising
PG-13

Girl Rising

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator - Haiti (voice)
Director:
Richard Robbins
Genres:
Documentary, Drama
Star Cast:
Amina, Azmera, Arindol Bagchi, Rekha Banerjee, Cate Blanchett
I'm Not There.
R

I'm Not There.

(2007)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jude
Director:
Todd Haynes
Genres:
Music, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
David Cross, Ben Whishaw, Christian Bale, Richard Gere
Coffee and Cigarettes
R

Coffee and Cigarettes

(2003)
As:
Cast
Director:
Jim Jarmusch
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Bill Murray, Roberto Benigni, Steven Wright, Joie Lee, Cinqué Lee
Veronica Guerin
R

Veronica Guerin

(2003)
As:
Cast
Role:
Veronica Guerin
Director:
Joel Schumacher
Genres:
Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Ciarán Hinds, Colin Farrell, Brenda Fricker, Barry Barnes
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
PG-13

Elizabeth: The Golden Age

(2007)
As:
Cast
Role:
Queen Elizabeth I
Director:
Shekhar Kapur
Genres:
War, History, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Clive Owen, Jordi Mollà, Aimee King, Laurence Fox
Cinderella
PG

Cinderella

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Stepmother
Director:
Kenneth Branagh
Genres:
Fantasy, Romance, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Helena Bonham Carter, Richard Madden, Lily James, Nonso Anozie
An Ideal Husband
PG-13

An Ideal Husband

(1999)
As:
Cast
Role:
Lady Gertrude Chiltern
Director:
Oliver Parker
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Minnie Driver, Julianne Moore, Peter Vaughan, Rupert Everett, Cate Blanchett
Hanna
PG-13

Hanna

(2011)
As:
Cast
Role:
Marissa Wiegler
Director:
Joe Wright
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Saoirse Ronan, Eric Bana, Olivia Williams, Vicky Krieps
Paradise Road
R

Paradise Road

(1997)
As:
Cast
Role:
Susan Macarthy
Director:
Bruce Beresford
Genres:
Drama, War, History
Star Cast:
Jennifer Ehle, Pauline Collins, Glenn Close, Frances McDormand
The Shipping News
R

The Shipping News

(2001)
As:
Cast
Role:
Petal
Director:
Lasse Hallström
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kevin Spacey, Julianne Moore, Judi Dench, Pete Postlethwaite
Truth
R

Truth

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Mapes
Director:
James Vanderbilt
Genres:
Biography, History, Drama
Star Cast:
Elisabeth Moss, Dennis Quaid, Robert Redford, Topher Grace
The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Dore Strauch (voice)
Director:
Dayna Goldfine, Daniel Geller
Genres:
Mystery, History, Documentary, Biography, Crime
Star Cast:
Thomas Kretschmann, Connie Nielsen, Sebastian Koch, Diane Kruger
The Gift
R

The Gift

(2000)
As:
Cast
Role:
Annabelle 'Annie' Wilson
Director:
Sam Raimi
Genres:
Horror, Mystery, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Giovanni Ribisi, Hilary Swank, Greg Kinnear, Katie Holmes
The Missing
R

The Missing

(2003)
As:
Cast
Role:
Magdalena Gilkeson
Director:
Ron Howard
Genres:
Thriller, Western, Adventure
Star Cast:
Aaron Eckhart, Tommy Lee Jones, Evan Rachel Wood, Jenna Boyd
Robin Hood
PG-13

Robin Hood

(2010)
As:
Cast
Role:
Marion Loxley
Director:
Ridley Scott
Genres:
Adventure, Romance, History, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Russell Crowe, Max von Sydow, William Hurt, Mark Strong
Oscar and Lucinda
R

Oscar and Lucinda

(1997)
As:
Cast
Role:
Lucinda Leplastrier
Director:
Gillian Armstrong
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Ciarán Hinds, Ralph Fiennes, Tom Wilkinson, Richard Roxburgh
Manifesto

Manifesto

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Various
Director:
Julian Rosefeldt
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Erika Bauer, Ruby Bustamante, Carl Dietrich, Marie Borkowski Foedrowitz
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
PG-13

Where'd You Go, Bernadette

(2018)
As:
Cast
Role:
Bernadette Fox
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Laurence Fishburne, Billy Crudup, Megan Mullally, Troian Bellisario
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PG-13

Mowgli

(2018)
As:
Cast
Role:
Kaa
Director:
Andy Serkis
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Andy Serkis, Benedict Cumberbatch, Christian Bale, Naomie Harris
Bandits
PG-13

Bandits

(2001)
As:
Cast
Role:
Kate Wheeler
Director:
Barry Levinson
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Bruce Willis, Billy Bob Thornton, Troy Garity, Brían F. O'Byrne
Charlotte Gray
PG-13

Charlotte Gray

(2001)
As:
Cast
Role:
Charlotte Gray
Director:
Gillian Armstrong
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Thriller, War
Star Cast:
Billy Crudup, James Fleet, Rupert Penry-Jones, Abigail Cruttenden
Voyage of Time: Life's Journey
PG-13

Voyage of Time: Life's Journey

(2016)
As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator (voice)
Director:
Terrence Malick
Genres:
Documentary, Drama
Star Cast:
Jamal Cavil, Maisha Diatta, Yagazie Emezi, Daryl James Harris II
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
PG-13

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

(2008)
As:
Cast
Role:
Irina Spalko
Director:
Steven Spielberg
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Shia LaBeouf, Ray Winstone
Little Fish
R

Little Fish

(2005)
As:
Cast
Role:
Tracy
Director:
Rowan Woods
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller, Romance
Star Cast:
Sam Neill, Hugo Weaving, Martin Henderson, Dustin Nguyen
The Man Who Cried
R

The Man Who Cried

(2000)
As:
Cast
Director:
Sally Potter
Genres:
Romance, War, Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Oleg Yankovskiy, Claudia Lander-Duke, Danny Scheinmann
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PG

The House with a Clock in Its Walls

(2018)
As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Zimmerman
Director:
Eli Roth
Genres:
Mystery, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jack Black, Kyle MacLachlan, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sunny Suljic
The Monuments Men
PG-13

The Monuments Men

(2014)
As:
Cast
Role:
Claire Simone
Director:
George Clooney
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Bill Murray, George Clooney, Matt Damon, John Goodman
The Good German
R

The Good German

(2006)
As:
Cast
Role:
Lena Brandt
Director:
Steven Soderbergh
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tobey Maguire, George Clooney, Beau Bridges, Tony Curran
Pushing Tin
R

Pushing Tin

(1999)
As:
Cast
Role:
Connie Falzone
Director:
Mike Newell
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie, John Cusack, Billy Bob Thornton, Jake Weber
The Turning
R

The Turning

(2013)
As:
Cast
Director:
Jonathan auf der Heide, Tony Ayres, Jub Clerc, Robert Connolly, Shaun Gladwell
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Rose Byrne, Colin Friels, James Fraser, Henri Phillips, Nikita Leigh-Pritchard
Song to Song
R

Song to Song

(2017)
As:
Cast
Role:
Amanda
Director:
Terrence Malick
Genres:
Drama, Music, Romance
Star Cast:
Ryan Gosling, Rooney Mara, Michael Fassbender, Natalie Portman, Cate Blanchett
Knight of Cups
R

Knight of Cups

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Nancy
Director:
Terrence Malick
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Antonio Banderas, Christian Bale, Natalie Portman, Brian Dennehy
Red

Red

(2017)
As:
Cast
Role:
Mother
Director:
Barton Del Kathryn
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Alex Russell, Arella Plater, Charmene Yap
Parklands

Parklands

(1996)
As:
Cast
Role:
Rosie
Director:
Kathryn Millard
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Tony Martin, Carmel Johnson, Tony Mack, Patrick Duggin
Thank God He Met Lizzie
R

Thank God He Met Lizzie

(1997)
As:
Cast
Role:
Lizzie
Director:
Cherie Nowlan
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Richard Roxburgh, Frances O'Connor, John Gaden, Linden Wilkinson
Kaboria

Kaboria

(1990)
As:
Cast
Role:
Blonde Cheerleader
Director:
Khairy Beshara
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ahmad Zaki, Hussien El Imam, Raghda
Police Rescue

Police Rescue

(1994)
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Carson
Genres:
Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Gary Sweet, Steve Bastoni, John Clayton, Zoe Carides
Stories of Lost Souls

Stories of Lost Souls

(2005)
As:
Producer
Director:
Deborra-Lee Furness, Illeana Douglas, William Garcia
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Paul Bettany, William Ash, Nicholas Audsley, Jason 'Wee Man' Acuña, Naomi Allisstone
Making a Scene

Making a Scene

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Woman
Director:
Janusz Kaminski
Genres:
Short, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Bradley Cooper, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Adèle Exarchopoulos
Bangers

Bangers

(1999)
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Julie-Anne
Director:
Andrew Upton
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Lynette Curran
A Passage to Middle-earth: The Making of 'Lord of the Rings'

A Passage to Middle-earth: The Making of 'Lord of the Rings'

(2001)
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Ian McKellen, Elijah Wood, Peter Jackson, Richard Taylor
The Real Robin Hood

The Real Robin Hood

(2010)
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
M. David Melvin
Genres:
Documentary, Biography, History
Star Cast:
Ridley Scott, Russell Crowe, Lockhart Ogilvie, Dominic Kinnaird

Animation(s)

Family Guy
TV-14

Family Guy (1999)

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
How to Train Your Dragon 2
PG

How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

As:
Cast
Role:
Valka (voice)
Director:
Dean DeBlois
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Action, Animation, Comedy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Craig Ferguson, Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, America Ferrera
Gake no ue no Ponyo
G

Gake no ue no Ponyo (2008)

As:
Cast
Director:
Hayao Miyazaki
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tomoko Yamaguchi, Kazushige Nagashima, Yûki Amami, George Tokoro, Yuria Nara
A Cautionary Tail

A Cautionary Tail (2012)

As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator 1 (voice)
Director:
Simon Rippingale
Genres:
Drama, Animation, Family, Short
Star Cast:
Barry Otto, David Wenham

TV Shows and Videos

Rake

Rake (2010)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Sam Neill, Miriam Margolyes, Hugo Weaving, Toni Collette
Lego the Lord of the Rings: The Video Game
E10+

Lego the Lord of the Rings: The Video Game (2012)

As:
Cast
Role:
Galadriel (archiveFootage) (voice)
Director:
James McLoughlin, Dan McCreadie
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Orlando Bloom, Sean Bean, Sean Astin, John Bach
Massive Attack: The Spoils

Massive Attack: The Spoils (2016)

As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
John Hillcoat
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Cate Blanchett
Police Rescue

Police Rescue (1989)

As:
Cast
Director:
Rowan Woods, Kate Woods, Tony Tilse, Ian Barry, Ken Cameron
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Russell Crowe, Steve Bastoni, Gary Sweet, Tammy Macintosh, Sonia Todd
G.P.

G.P. (1989)

As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Andrikidis, Tony Tilse, Robert Klenner, Julian Pringle, Scott Hartford-Davis
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Rose Byrne, Denise Roberts, Michael Craig, Michael O'Neill, Brian Rooney
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The Last Time I Saw Michael Gregg (2011)

As:
Cast
Director:
Steven Soderbergh
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Essie Davis, Wayne Blair, Zoe Carides, Darren Gilshenan