James McAvoy Movies List: Best To Worst

Split
PG-13

Split

(2016)
As:
Cast
Role:
Dennis / Patricia / Hedwig / The Beast / Kevin Wendell Crumb / Barry / Orwell / Jade
Director:
M. Night Shyamalan
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Betty Buckley, Bruce Willis, Anya Taylor-Joy, Haley Lu Richardson
X-Men: Days of Future Past
PG-13

X-Men: Days of Future Past

(2014)
As:
Cast
Role:
Charles Xavier
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence
X: First Class
PG-13

X: First Class

(2011)
As:
Cast
Role:
Charles Xavier
Director:
Matthew Vaughn
Genres:
Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, January Jones, Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy
Atonement
R

Atonement

(2007)
As:
Cast
Role:
Robbie Turner
Director:
Joe Wright
Genres:
Drama, War, Mystery, Romance
Star Cast:
Keira Knightley, Benedict Cumberbatch, Saoirse Ronan, Ailidh Mackay
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R

Deadpool 2

(2018)
As:
Cast
Role:
Charles Xavier
Director:
David Leitch
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Matt Damon, James McAvoy
The Last King of Scotland
R

The Last King of Scotland

(2006)
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Nicholas Garrigan
Director:
Kevin Macdonald
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Biography, History
Star Cast:
Forest Whitaker, Kerry Washington, Gillian Anderson, Simon McBurney
Inside I'm Dancing
R

Inside I'm Dancing

(2004)
As:
Cast
Role:
Rory O'Shea
Director:
Damien O'Donnell
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ruth McCabe, Brenda Fricker, Steven Robertson, Alan King
X-Men: Apocalypse
PG-13

X-Men: Apocalypse

(2016)
As:
Cast
Role:
Professor Charles Xavier
Director:
Bryan Singer
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
PG

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

(2005)
As:
Cast
Role:
Mr. Tumnus
Director:
Andrew Adamson
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Dawn French, Tilda Swinton, Georgie Henley
Becoming Jane
PG

Becoming Jane

(2007)
As:
Cast
Role:
Tom Lefroy
Director:
Julian Jarrold
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Anne Hathaway, Julie Walters, James Cromwell, Maggie Smith
Filth
R

Filth

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Bruce
Director:
Jon S. Baird
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Eddie Marsan, Imogen Poots, Jamie Bell, Brian McCardie
Wanted
R

Wanted

(2008)
As:
Cast
Role:
Wesley
Director:
Timur Bekmambetov
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Angelina Jolie, Morgan Freeman, Terence Stamp, Thomas Kretschmann
Atomic Blonde
R

Atomic Blonde

(2017)
As:
Cast
Role:
David Percival
Director:
David Leitch
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
John Goodman, Charlize Theron, Eddie Marsan, Toby Jones
Trance
R

Trance

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Simon
Director:
Danny Boyle
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Rosario Dawson, Vincent Cassel, Danny Sapani, Matt Cross
It Chapter Two
R

It Chapter Two

(2019)
As:
Cast
Role:
Bill Denbrough
Director:
Andy Muschietti
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Star Cast:
Bill Hader, Jay Ryan, Jessica Chastain, Isaiah Mustafa
Strings
PG

Strings

(2004)
As:
Cast
Role:
Hal
Director:
Anders Rønnow Klarlund
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Ian Hart, Derek Jacobi, Catherine McCormack, Julian Glover
Regeneration
R

Regeneration

(1997)
As:
Cast
Director:
Gillies MacKinnon
Genres:
Drama, War, Biography, History
Star Cast:
Jonny Lee Miller, Jonathan Pryce, David Hayman, James Wilby
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her
R

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Conor Ludlow
Director:
Ned Benson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Viola Davis, Jessica Chastain, Nina Arianda, Bill Hader
The Last Station
R

The Last Station

(2009)
As:
Cast
Role:
Valentin
Director:
Michael Hoffman
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Romance
Star Cast:
Paul Giamatti, Helen Mirren, Christopher Plummer, John Sessions
Penelope
PG

Penelope

(2006)
As:
Cast
Director:
Mark Palansky
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Michael Feast, Richard E. Grant, Christina Ricci, Reese Witherspoon
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him
R

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Conor Ludlow
Director:
Ned Benson
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Viola Davis, Jessica Chastain, Nina Arianda, Bill Hader
The Conspirator
PG-13

The Conspirator

(2010)
As:
Cast
Role:
Frederick Aiken
Director:
Robert Redford
Genres:
History, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Alexis Bledel, Robin Wright, Kevin Kline, Evan Rachel Wood
Starter for 10
PG-13

Starter for 10

(2006)
As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Vaughan
Genres:
Sport, Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Joseph Friend, James Gaddas, Catherine Tate, Mark Gatiss, Robert Cawsey
Bright Young Things
R

Bright Young Things

(2003)
As:
Cast
Role:
Simon Balcairn
Director:
Stephen Fry
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, War
Star Cast:
Stockard Channing, Stephen Fry, Michael Sheen, Dan Aykroyd
Muppets Most Wanted
TV-PG

Muppets Most Wanted

(2014)
As:
Cast
Director:
James Bobin
Genres:
Crime, Musical, Family, Comedy, Mystery, Adventure
Star Cast:
Tina Fey, Ray Liotta, Tom Hiddleston, Ricky Gervais
Dark Phoenix
PG-13

Dark Phoenix

(2019)
As:
Cast
Director:
Simon Kinberg
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Chastain, Michael Fassbender, Sophie Turner
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them
R

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them

(2014)
As:
Cast
Role:
Conor Ludlow
Director:
Ned Benson
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Viola Davis, Jessica Chastain, Nina Arianda, Bill Hader
Wimbledon
PG-13

Wimbledon

(2004)
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Loncraine
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Sport
Star Cast:
Kirsten Dunst, Paul Bettany, Sam Neill, Jon Favreau, Bernard Hill
Welcome to the Punch
R

Welcome to the Punch

(2013)
As:
Cast
Role:
Max Lewinsky
Director:
Eran Creevy
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mark Strong, Daniel Mays, Andrea Riseborough, Johnny Harris
Victor Frankenstein
PG-13

Victor Frankenstein

(2015)
As:
Cast
Role:
Victor Frankenstein
Director:
Paul McGuigan
Genres:
Thriller, Horror, Sci-Fi, Drama
Star Cast:
Daniel Radcliffe, Jessica Brown Findlay, Bronson Webb, Daniel Mays
Swimming Pool - Der Tod feiert mit
R

Swimming Pool - Der Tod feiert mit

(2001)
As:
Cast
Director:
Boris von Sychowski
Genres:
Thriller, Horror
Star Cast:
Isla Fisher, Kristen Miller, Elena Uhlig, Paul Grasshoff
Submergence

Submergence

(2017)
As:
Cast
Role:
James More
Director:
Wim Wenders
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Alexander Siddig, Alicia Vikander, Celyn Jones, Reda Kateb
The Near Room

The Near Room

(1995)
As:
Cast
Director:
David Hayman
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tom Watson, David Hayman, David O'Hara, Adrian Dunbar
Bollywood Queen

Bollywood Queen

(2002)
As:
Cast
Role:
Jay
Director:
Jeremy Wooding
Genres:
Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Ciarán McMenamin, Ray Panthaki, Preeya Kalidas, Kat Bhathena

TV Movie(s)

Lorna Doone

Lorna Doone

(2000)
As:
Cast
Director:
Mike Barker
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Barbara Flynn, Aidan Gillen, Trevor Cooper, Ruth Sheen
An Angel Passes By

An Angel Passes By

(1997)
As:
Cast
Role:
Local boy
Director:
David Baillie
Star Cast:
Kenneth Glenaan, Paul Young, Annette Whyte, Kate Donnelly

Animation(s)

Watership Down
TV-PG

Watership Down (2018)

As:
Cast
Director:
Noam Murro
Genres:
Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Taron Egerton, Nicholas Hoult, John Boyega, Ben Kingsley
Arthur Christmas
PG

Arthur Christmas (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Arthur
Director:
Barry Cook, Sarah Smith
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Family, Comedy
Star Cast:
Imelda Staunton, Bill Nighy, Jim Broadbent, Hugh Laurie
Gnomeo & Juliet
G

Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Gnomeo
Director:
Kelly Asbury
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Jason Statham, Emily Blunt, Ashley Jensen, Michael Caine
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TV-G

Sherlock Gnomes (2018)

As:
Cast
Role:
Gnomeo
Director:
John Stevenson
Genres:
Animation, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Comedy, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Johnny Depp, Emily Blunt, Michael Caine, Maggie Smith

TV Shows and Videos

Band of Brothers
TV-MA

Band of Brothers (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Frankel, Mikael Salomon, Tom Hanks
Genres:
Action, Drama, War, History
Star Cast:
Jimmy Fallon, Scott Grimes, Damian Lewis, Ron Livingston, Shane Taylor
State of Play
TV-14

State of Play (2003)

As:
Cast
Role:
Dan Foster
Director:
David Yates
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Romance, Mystery, Drama
Star Cast:
Bill Nighy, Kelly Macdonald, David Morrissey, John Simm
Early Doors

Early Doors (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Adrian Shergold, Craig Cash
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Mark Benton, Rita May, Lorraine Cheshire, John Henshaw
Foyle's War
TV-14

Foyle's War (2002)

As:
Cast
Director:
Jeremy Silberston, Stuart Orme, Gavin Millar, Tristram Powell, Giles Foster
Genres:
Mystery, Drama, War, Crime
Star Cast:
Emily Blunt, Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks, Anthony Howell, Paul Giamatti
Shameless

Shameless (2004)

As:
Cast
Director:
Peter Lydon, Metin Hüseyin, David Evans, Mark Mylod, Dearbhla Walsh
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
David Threlfall, Rebecca Atkinson, Alice Barry, Nicky Evans
ShakespeaRe-Told

ShakespeaRe-Told (2005)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Richards, Ed Fraiman, Brian Percival, Mark Brozel
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Nick Malinowski, Russell Loten
Murder in Mind

Murder in Mind (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Nick Jones, Coky Giedroyc, David Innes Edwards, Frank W. Smith, Ferdinand Fairfax
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Tim Healy, Jackie Fielding, Jeanie Gold
Children of Dune

Children of Dune (2003)

As:
Cast
Role:
Leto Atreides II
Director:
Greg Yaitanes
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Steven Berkoff, Ian McNeice, Julie Cox, Daniela Amavia
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries

The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Laxton, Brian Stirner, Alrick Riley, Robert Bierman
Genres:
Mystery, Romance, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Indira Varma, Nathaniel Parker, Sharon Small, Lesley Vickerage, James McAvoy
White Teeth

White Teeth (2002)

As:
Cast
Director:
Julian Jarrold
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Archie Panjabi, Naomie Harris, Om Puri, Phil Davis
The Bill

The Bill (1984)

As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Shill, David Yates, Peter Lydon, Jonathan Dent, Stuart Burge
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Keira Knightley, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Gemma Atkinson, David Walliams