Ethan Hawke Movies List: Best To Worst

Before Sunrise
R

Before Sunrise

(1995)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jesse
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Julie Delpy, Andrea Eckert, Hanno Pöschl, Karl Bruckschwaiger
Maudie
PG-13

Maudie

(2016)
As:
Cast
Role:
Everett Lewis
Director:
Aisling Walsh
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Sally Hawkins, Gabrielle Rose, Kari Matchett, Zachary Bennett
Dead Poets Society
PG

Dead Poets Society

(1989)
As:
Cast
Role:
Todd Anderson
Director:
Peter Weir
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Robin Williams, Josh Charles, Robert Sean Leonard, Gale Hansen
Training Day
R

Training Day

(2001)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jake
Director:
Antoine Fuqua
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Denzel Washington, Scott Glenn, Tom Berenger, Harris Yulin
Before Sunset
R

Before Sunset

(2004)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Jesse
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Julie Delpy, Rodolphe Pauly, Vernon Dobtcheff, Louise Lemoine Torrès
Gattaca
PG-13

Gattaca

(1997)
As:
Cast
Role:
Vincent Freeman
Director:
Andrew Niccol
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Uma Thurman, Maya Rudolph, Xander Berkeley, Alan Arkin
Boyhood
R

Boyhood

(2014)
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane, Elijah Smith, Lorelei Linklater
Before Midnight
R

Before Midnight

(2013)
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Jesse
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Julie Delpy, Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick, Jennifer Prior, Charlotte Prior
Predestination
R

Predestination

(2014)
As:
Cast
Role:
The Barkeep
Director:
Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Christopher Kirby, Sarah Snook, Christopher Sommers, Kuni Hashimoto
Lord of War
R

Lord of War

(2005)
As:
Cast
Director:
Andrew Niccol
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jared Leto, Nicolas Cage, Bridget Moynahan, Shake Tukhmanyan, Jean-Pierre Nshanian
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God
TV-14

Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

(2012)
As:
Cast
Director:
Alex Gibney
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
John Slattery, Alex Gibney, Terry Kohut, Gary Smith
Quiz Show
PG-13

Quiz Show

(1994)
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Redford
Genres:
History, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Ralph Fiennes, John Turturro, David Paymer, Paul Scofield
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
R

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead

(2007)
As:
Cast
Role:
Hank
Director:
Sidney Lumet
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Albert Finney, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Marisa Tomei, Aleksa Palladino
Alive
R

Alive

(1993)
As:
Cast
Role:
Nando Parrado
Director:
Frank Marshall
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Biography
Star Cast:
Vincent Spano, John Malkovich, Bruce Ramsay, Josh Hamilton
The Magnificent Seven
PG-13

The Magnificent Seven

(2016)
As:
Cast
Role:
Goodnight Robicheaux
Director:
Antoine Fuqua
Genres:
Western, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Vincent D'Onofrio, Byung-hun Lee
Tape
R

Tape

(2001)
As:
Cast
Role:
Vince
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Uma Thurman, Robert Sean Leonard
White Fang
PG

White Fang

(1991)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jack
Director:
Randal Kleiser
Genres:
Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Seymour Cassel, James Remar, Susan Hogan, Klaus Maria Brandauer
Sinister
R

Sinister

(2012)
As:
Cast
Role:
Ellison Oswalt
Director:
Scott Derrickson
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
James Ransone, Fred Dalton Thompson, Juliet Rylance, Michael Hall D'Addario
Brooklyn's Finest
R

Brooklyn's Finest

(2009)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sal
Director:
Antoine Fuqua
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Wesley Snipes, Don Cheadle, Richard Gere, Will Patton
A Midnight Clear
R

A Midnight Clear

(1992)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sgt. Will Knott
Director:
Keith Gordon
Genres:
War, Drama
Star Cast:
Gary Sinise, Arye Gross, Peter Berg, Kevin Dillon
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R

Great Expectations

(1998)
As:
Cast
Role:
Finnegan Bell
Director:
Alfonso Cuarón
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Kim Dickens, Robert De Niro, Gwyneth Paltrow, Anne Bancroft
Snow Falling on Cedars
PG-13

Snow Falling on Cedars

(1999)
As:
Cast
Role:
Ishmael Chambers
Director:
Scott Hicks
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Romance, Mystery
Star Cast:
Rick Yune, Yûki Kudô, Reeve Carney, Anne Suzuki
Born to Be Blue
R

Born to Be Blue

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Chet Baker
Director:
Robert Budreau
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Romance, Music
Star Cast:
Callum Keith Rennie, Carmen Ejogo, Stephen McHattie, Tony Nappo
Reality Bites
PG-13

Reality Bites

(1994)
As:
Cast
Role:
Troy Dyer
Director:
Ben Stiller
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Winona Ryder, Janeane Garofalo, Steve Zahn
Assault on Precinct 13
R

Assault on Precinct 13

(2005)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sgt. Jake Roenick
Director:
Jean-François Richet
Genres:
Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Drea de Matteo, Maria Bello, Laurence Fishburne, Gabriel Byrne
What Doesn't Kill You
R

What Doesn't Kill You

(2008)
As:
Cast
Role:
Paulie McDougan
Director:
Brian Goodman
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Mark Ruffalo, Amanda Peet, Donnie Wahlberg, Will Lyman
Joe the King
R

Joe the King

(1999)
As:
Cast
Director:
Frank Whaley
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Val Kilmer, Camryn Manheim, Karen Young, Austin Pendleton
Daybreakers
R

Daybreakers

(2009)
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig
Genres:
Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Willem Dafoe, Harriet Minto-Day, Jay Laga'aia, Damien Garvey
Waterland
R

Waterland

(1992)
As:
Cast
Director:
Stephen Gyllenhaal
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, Grant Warnock
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
PG-13

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

(2017)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jolly the Pimp
Director:
Luc Besson
Genres:
Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Clive Owen, Cara Delevingne, Dane DeHaan
Explorers
PG

Explorers

(1985)
As:
Cast
Role:
Ben Crandall
Director:
Joe Dante
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
River Phoenix, Bradley Gregg, Jason Presson, Georg Olden
Good Kill
R

Good Kill

(2014)
As:
Cast
Role:
Major Thomas Egan
Director:
Andrew Niccol
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, War
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, January Jones, Fatima El Bahraouy, Abdelouahab El Khttabi
One Last Thing...
R

One Last Thing...

(2005)
As:
Cast
Director:
Alex Steyermark
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Michael Angarano, Cynthia Nixon, Johnny Messner, Gia Carides
Total Recall
PG-13

Total Recall

(2012)
As:
Cast
Director:
Len Wiseman
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Bryan Cranston, Colin Farrell, Jessica Biel, Bokeem Woodbine
In a Valley of Violence
R

In a Valley of Violence

(2016)
As:
Cast
Role:
Paul
Director:
Ti West
Genres:
Action, Drama, Western, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
John Travolta, Taissa Farmiga, James Ransone, Karen Gillan
Fast Food Nation
R

Fast Food Nation

(2006)
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Kris Kristofferson, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Greg Kinnear, Bruce Willis
Dad
PG

Dad

(1989)
As:
Cast
Role:
Billy
Director:
Gary David Goldberg
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Olympia Dukakis, Jack Lemmon, Kathy Baker, Kevin Spacey
Taking Lives
R

Taking Lives

(2004)
As:
Cast
Role:
Costa
Director:
D.J. Caruso
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie, Kiefer Sutherland, Gena Rowlands, Olivier Martinez
New York, I Love You
R

New York, I Love You

(2008)
As:
Cast
Director:
Fatih Akin, Yvan Attal, Randall Balsmeyer, Allen Hughes, Shunji Iwai
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Orlando Bloom, Shia LaBeouf, Drea de Matteo, John Hurt, Ethan Hawke
Maggie's Plan
R

Maggie's Plan

(2015)
As:
Cast
Director:
Rebecca Miller
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Maya Rudolph, Julianne Moore, Greta Gerwig, George Ashiotis
The Newton Boys
PG-13

The Newton Boys

(1998)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jess Newton
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Action, History, Western, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Matthew McConaughey, Skeet Ulrich, Gail Cronauer, Jena Karam
The Hottest State
R

The Hottest State

(2006)
As:
Cast, Director, Writer
Director:
Ethan Hawke
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Alexandra Daddario, Mark Webber, Daniel Ross Owens, Glen Powell
Mystery Date
PG-13

Mystery Date

(1991)
As:
Cast
Role:
Tom McHugh
Director:
Jonathan Wacks
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Teri Polo, Brian McNamara, Fisher Stevens, BD Wong
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R

The Kid

(2019)
As:
Cast
Director:
Vincent D'Onofrio
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Western
Star Cast:
Chris Pratt, Dane DeHaan, Adam Baldwin, Keith Jardine
Hamlet
R

Hamlet

(2000)
As:
Cast
Role:
Hamlet
Director:
Michael Almereyda
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Romance
Star Cast:
Bill Murray, Kyle MacLachlan, Diane Venora, Sam Shepard
Staten Island
R

Staten Island

(2009)
As:
Cast
Role:
Sully Halverson
Director:
James DeMonaco
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Seymour Cassel, Vincent D'Onofrio, Ian Brennan, Julianne Nicholson
The Purge
TV-14

The Purge

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
James Sandin
Director:
James DeMonaco
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lena Headey, Rhys Wakefield, Max Burkholder, Adelaide Kane
10,000 Saints
R

10,000 Saints

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Les
Director:
Shari Springer Berman, Robert Pulcini
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Music
Star Cast:
Hailee Steinfeld, Henry Kelemen, Julianne Nicholson, Asa Butterfield
Regression
R

Regression

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Bruce Kenner
Director:
Alejandro Amenábar
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Dale Dickey, Emma Watson, David Thewlis, Lothaire Bluteau
Floundering
R

Floundering

(1994)
As:
Cast
Director:
Peter McCarthy
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
John Cusack, Jeremy Piven, Billy Bob Thornton, Steve Buscemi
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R

24 Hours to Live

(2017)
As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Smrz
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Rutger Hauer, Liam Cunningham, Paul Anderson, Qing Xu
La femme du Vème
R

La femme du Vème

(2011)
As:
Cast
Role:
Tom Ricks
Director:
Pawel Pawlikowski
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Kristin Scott Thomas, Joanna Kulig, Samir Guesmi, Delphine Chuillot
White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf
PG

White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf

(1994)
As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Olin
Genres:
Adventure, Family
Star Cast:
Alfred Molina, Scott Bairstow, Anthony Ruivivar, Charmaine Craig
Search and Destroy
R

Search and Destroy

(1995)
As:
Cast
Director:
David Salle
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Christopher Walken, Dennis Hopper, Jason Ferraro, Robert Knepper, Griffin Dunne
Sinister 2
R

Sinister 2

(2015)
As:
Cast
Director:
Ciarán Foy
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Horror
Star Cast:
Shannyn Sossamon, James Ransone, Robert Daniel Sloan, Dartanian Sloan
The Phenom

The Phenom

(2016)
As:
Cast
Role:
Hopper Senior
Director:
Noah Buschel
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Paul Giamatti, Johnny Simmons, Alison Elliott, Sophie Kennedy Clark
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R

Chelsea Walls

(2001)
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Ethan Hawke
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kris Kristofferson, Uma Thurman, Rosario Dawson, Kevin Corrigan
The Velocity of Gary
R

The Velocity of Gary

(1998)
As:
Cast
Director:
Dan Ireland
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Thomas Jane, Vincent D'Onofrio, Olivia d'Abo, Salma Hayek
Getaway
PG-13

Getaway

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Brent Magna
Director:
Courtney Solomon
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Crime
Star Cast:
Selena Gomez, Jon Voight, Rebecca Budig, Paul Freeman
Cymbeline
R

Cymbeline

(2014)
As:
Cast
Role:
Iachimo
Director:
Michael Almereyda
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Penn Badgley, Ed Harris, Milla Jovovich, John Leguizamo
Seymour: An Introduction
PG

Seymour: An Introduction

(2014)
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Himself
Director:
Ethan Hawke
Genres:
Music, Biography, Documentary
Star Cast:
Seymour Bernstein, Jiyang Chen, Junko Ichikawa, Elissa Miller-Kay
First Reformed

First Reformed

(2017)
As:
Cast
Role:
Toller
Director:
Paul Schrader
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Amanda Seyfried, Michael Gaston, Cedric the Entertainer, Philip Ettinger
Blaze

Blaze

(2018)
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Ethan Hawke
Genres:
Music, Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Sam Rockwell, Kris Kristofferson, Brett Beoubay, Charles Adams, Edgar Arreola
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Straight to One

(1994)
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Ethan Hawke
Genres:
Short, Romance
Star Cast:
Josh Hamilton, Isabel Gillies
Rich in Love
PG-13

Rich in Love

(1992)
As:
Cast
Director:
Bruce Beresford
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Albert Finney, Kyle MacLachlan, Jill Clayburgh, Piper Laurie
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Stockholm

(2018)
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Budreau
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Noomi Rapace, Mark Strong, Christopher Heyerdahl, Thorbjørn Harr
Lion's Den

Lion's Den

(1988)
As:
Cast
Director:
Bryan Singer, John Ottman
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Brandon Boyce, Dylan Kussman
Making a Scene

Making a Scene

(2013)
As:
Writer
Director:
Janusz Kaminski
Genres:
Short, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Cate Blanchett, Bradley Cooper, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Adèle Exarchopoulos
The Jimmy Show
R

The Jimmy Show

(2001)
As:
Cast
Role:
Ray
Director:
Frank Whaley
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Carla Gugino, Frank Whaley, Lynn Cohen, Jillian Stacom
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Juliet, Naked

(2018)
As:
Cast
Director:
Jesse Peretz
Genres:
Music, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Rose Byrne, Chris O'Dowd, Jimmy O. Yang, Lily Newmark

TV Movie(s)

The Oscars
TV-14

The Oscars

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Director:
Hamish Hamilton
Star Cast:
Neil Patrick Harris, Anna Kendrick, Jack Black, Lupita Nyong'o, Robert Duvall
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Exit Strategy

(2015)
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Eric Shaw
Director:
Antoine Fuqua
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Tom Sizemore, Max Martini, Megan Dodds, Lina Esco
72nd Golden Globe Awards

72nd Golden Globe Awards

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself - Nominee
Director:
Louis J. Horvitz
Star Cast:
Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Jennifer Aniston, Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Duvall

Animation(s)

Waking Life
R

Waking Life (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Drama, Animation, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Lorelei Linklater, Trevor Jack Brooks, Wiley Wiggins, Glover Gill
Robot Chicken
TV-MA

Robot Chicken (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Chris McKay, Zeb Wells, Kevin Shinick, Tom Sheppard, Matthew Senreich
Genres:
Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Seth MacFarlane, Joss Whedon, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Seth Green, Matthew Senreich
Invasion!

Invasion! (2016)

As:
Cast
Role:
Voice of the Cosmos
Director:
Eric Darnell
Genres:
Animation, Short
Star Cast:
Ethan Hawke

TV Shows and Videos

Alias
TV-14

Alias (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ken Olin, Lawrence Trilling, Jack Bender, Daniel Attias, J.J. Abrams
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Quentin Tarantino, Jennifer Garner, Ron Rifkin, Carl Lumbly, Kevin Weisman
Moby Dick

Moby Dick (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Starbuck
Director:
Mike Barker
Genres:
Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
William Hurt, Gillian Anderson, Eddie Marsan, Charlie Cox