Charlize Theron Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

Mad Max: Fury Road
R

Mad Max: Fury Road

(2015)
35
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Imperator Furiosa
Director:
George Miller
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, Tom Hardy, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne
35
4
Monster
R

Monster

(2003)
32
5
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Aileen
Director:
Patty Jenkins
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Biography, Crime
Star Cast:
Christina Ricci, Bruce Dern, Lee Tergesen, Annie Corley
32
5
The Devil's Advocate
R

The Devil's Advocate

(1997)
24
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Ann Lomax
Director:
Taylor Hackford
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Keanu Reeves, Al Pacino, Jeffrey Jones, Judith Ivey
24
5
Atomic Blonde
R

Atomic Blonde

(2017)
29
5
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Lorraine Broughton
Director:
David Leitch
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
John Goodman, James McAvoy, Eddie Marsan, Toby Jones
29
5
North Country
R

North Country

(2005)
20
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Josey Aimes
Director:
Niki Caro
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sissy Spacek, Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Thomas Curtis
20
2
The Italian Job
PG-13

The Italian Job

(2003)
23
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Stella Bridger
Director:
F. Gary Gray
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Jason Statham, Mark Wahlberg, Donald Sutherland, Seth Green
23
3
The Cider House Rules
PG-13

The Cider House Rules

(1999)
18
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Candy Kendall
Director:
Lasse Hallström
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Michael Caine, Paul Rudd, Tobey Maguire, Delroy Lindo
18
6
In the Valley of Elah
R

In the Valley of Elah

(2007)
15
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Det. Emily Sanders
Director:
Paul Haggis
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Tommy Lee Jones, James Franco, Jason Patric, Susan Sarandon
15
2
The Road
R

The Road

(2009)
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
John Hillcoat
Genres:
Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Duvall, Viggo Mortensen, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Guy Pearce
10
2
Men of Honor
R

Men of Honor

(2000)
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gwen Sunday
Director:
George Tillman Jr.
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Robert De Niro, Cuba Gooding Jr., Aunjanue Ellis, Hal Holbrook
12
2
Prometheus
R

Prometheus

(2012)
11
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Meredith Vickers
Director:
Ridley Scott
Genres:
Mystery, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Idris Elba, Guy Pearce
11
1
The Fate of the Furious
PG-13

The Fate of the Furious

(2017)
15
1
As:
Cast
Director:
F. Gary Gray
Genres:
Adventure, Crime, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Statham, Vin Diesel, Tyrese Gibson
15
1
Long Shot
R

Long Shot

(2019)
7
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Jonathan Levine
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Andy Serkis, Lisa Kudrow, Seth Rogen, Bob Odenkirk
7
1
The Legend of Bagger Vance
PG-13

The Legend of Bagger Vance

(2000)
13
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Adele Invergordon
Director:
Robert Redford
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
Matt Damon, Will Smith, Jack Lemmon, Bruce McGill
13
0
Sweet November
PG-13

Sweet November

(2001)
16
6
As:
Cast
Role:
Sara Deever
Director:
Pat O'Connor
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Keanu Reeves, Jason Isaacs, Greg Germann, Liam Aiken
16
6
That Thing You Do!
PG

That Thing You Do!

(1996)
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Hanks
Genres:
Drama, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Hanks, Liv Tyler, Tom Everett Scott, Johnathon Schaech
8
3
Head in the Clouds
R

Head in the Clouds

(2004)
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gilda Bessé
Director:
John Duigan
Genres:
War, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Penélope Cruz, Stuart Townsend, Thomas Kretschmann, Steven Berkoff
12
2
Hancock
PG-13

Hancock

(2008)
12
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary
Director:
Peter Berg
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Will Smith, Jason Bateman, Jae Head, Eddie Marsan
12
2
Snow White and the Huntsman
PG-13

Snow White and the Huntsman

(2012)
16
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Ravenna
Director:
Rupert Sanders
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth, Sam Claflin, Sam Spruell
16
0
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
PG-13

The Curse of the Jade Scorpion

(2001)
2
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Woody Allen
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery, Crime, Romance
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, Woody Allen, John Tormey, John Schuck
2
0
The Burning Plain
R

The Burning Plain

(2008)
3
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Sylvia
Director:
Guillermo Arriaga
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Crime
Star Cast:
Jennifer Lawrence, John Corbett, José María Yazpik, Robin Tunney
3
1
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers

The Life and Death of Peter Sellers

(2004)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Britt Ekland
Director:
Stephen Hopkins
Genres:
Comedy, Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Stephen Fry, Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, John Lithgow
0
1
A Private War
R

A Private War

(2018)
3
0
As:
Producer
Director:
Matthew Heineman
Genres:
Drama, Biography, War
Star Cast:
Jamie Dornan, Rosamund Pike, Stanley Tucci, Tom Hollander, Greg Wise
3
0
2 Days in the Valley
R

2 Days in the Valley

(1996)
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
John Herzfeld
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Danny Aiello, Greg Cruttwell, Jeff Daniels, Teri Hatcher
7
1
Bombshell
R

Bombshell

(2019)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Megyn Kelly
Director:
Jay Roach
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Nicole Kidman, Malcolm McDowell, John Lithgow, Allison Janney
0
0
Battle in Seattle
R

Battle in Seattle

(2007)
2
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Stuart Townsend
Genres:
Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Michelle Rodriguez, André Benjamin, Jennifer Carpenter, Isaach De Bankolé, Woody Harrelson
2
2
Brain on Fire
PG-13

Brain on Fire

(2016)
3
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Gerard Barrett
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Tyler Perry, Chloë Grace Moretz, Thomas Mann, Richard Armitage, Carrie-Anne Moss
3
1
A Million Ways to Die in the West
R

A Million Ways to Die in the West

(2014)
11
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Anna
Director:
Seth MacFarlane
Genres:
Western, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Bill Maher, Seth MacFarlane, Amanda Seyfried, Liam Neeson
11
1
Young Adult
R

Young Adult

(2011)
7
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Mavis Gary
Director:
Jason Reitman
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Patton Oswalt, Patrick Wilson, Elizabeth Reaser, Collette Wolfe
7
1
Trapped
R

Trapped

(2002)
6
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Karen
Director:
Luis Mandoki
Genres:
Crime, Action, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Dakota Fanning, Courtney Love, Stuart Townsend, Kevin Bacon
6
0
The Huntsman: Winter's War
PG-13

The Huntsman: Winter's War

(2016)
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Ravenna
Director:
Cedric Nicolas-Troyan
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Emily Blunt, Chris Hemsworth, Jessica Chastain
8
1
The Yards

The Yards

(2000)
4
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Erica Soltz
Director:
James Gray
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Mark Wahlberg, Joaquin Phoenix, James Caan, Ellen Burstyn
4
3
Dark Places
R

Dark Places

(2015)
5
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Libby Day
Director:
Gilles Paquet-Brenner
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Drea de Matteo, Sterling Jerins, Nicholas Hoult, Christina Hendricks
5
1
Celebrity
R

Celebrity

(1998)
2
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Woody Allen
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Leonardo DiCaprio, Melanie Griffith, Greg Mottola, Jeff Mazzola
2
0
Sleepwalking
R

Sleepwalking

(2008)
4
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Joleen
Director:
Bill Maher
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Woody Harrelson, Nick Stahl, AnnaSophia Robb, Deborra-Lee Furness
4
1
Mighty Joe Young
PG

Mighty Joe Young

(1998)
15
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Jill Young
Director:
Ron Underwood
Genres:
Fantasy, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Family
Star Cast:
Bill Paxton, Rade Serbedzija, Peter Firth, David Paymer
15
1
15 Minutes
R

15 Minutes

(2001)
2
0
As:
Cast
Director:
John Herzfeld
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Robert De Niro, Vera Farmiga, Kim Cattrall, Edward Burns
2
0
Gringo
R

Gringo

(2018)
2
0
As:
Cast, Producer
Director:
Nash Edgerton
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Joel Edgerton, Amanda Seyfried, Thandie Newton, David Oyelowo
2
0
Reindeer Games
R

Reindeer Games

(2000)
6
0
As:
Cast
Director:
John Frankenheimer
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Adventure, Crime
Star Cast:
Ben Affleck, James Frain, Dana Stubblefield, Mark Acheson, Tom Heaton
6
0
Trial and Error
PG-13

Trial and Error

(1997)
5
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Billie Tyler
Director:
Jonathan Lynn
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Michael Richards, Jeff Daniels, Jessica Steen, Austin Pendleton
5
0
Æon Flux
PG-13

Æon Flux

(2005)
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Aeon Flux
Director:
Karyn Kusama
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Frances McDormand, Marton Csokas, Jonny Lee Miller, Sophie Okonedo
8
1
The Astronaut's Wife
R

The Astronaut's Wife

(1999)
10
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Jillian Armacost
Director:
Rand Ravich
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Johnny Depp, Joe Morton, Clea DuVall, Donna Murphy
10
0
Waking Up in Reno
R

Waking Up in Reno

(2002)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Candy Kirkendall
Director:
Jordan Brady
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Billy Bob Thornton, Natasha Richardson, Holmes Osborne, Patrick Swayze
0
1
The Last Face
R

The Last Face

(2016)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Wren
Director:
Sean Penn
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Javier Bardem, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Jared Harris, Jean Reno
2
0
Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest
R

Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest

(1995)
0
2
As:
Cast
Director:
James D.R. Hickox
Genres:
Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Daniel Cerny, Ron Melendez, Jim Metzler, Nancy Lee Grahn
0
2
Tully
R

Tully

(2018)
9
4
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Marlo
Director:
Jason Reitman
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Ron Livingston, Mark Duplass, Mackenzie Davis, Kitty Crystal
9
4
East of Havana

East of Havana

(2006)
1
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Emilia Menocal, Jauretsi Saizarbitoria
Genres:
Documentary
1
2

TV Movie(s)

The Oscars
TV-14

The Oscars

(2013)
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself - Performer: The Way You Look Tonight & Be Our Guest and Presenter: Best Adapted Screenplay & Best Original Screenplay
Director:
Don Mischer
Star Cast:
Seth MacFarlane, William Shatner, Naomi Watts, Jennifer Lawrence, Charlize Theron
2
1
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards
TV-14

The 82nd Annual Academy Awards

(2010)
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself - Presenter: 'Precious' Film Clip
Director:
Hamish Hamilton, Pete Docter, Anne Fletcher, Richard A. Preuss, Henry Selick
Star Cast:
Cameron Diaz, Zoe Saldana, Ryan Reynolds, Chris Pine, Zac Efron
1
1
The Oscars
TV-14

The Oscars

(2016)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself - Presenter: Best Original Screenplay
Director:
Glenn Weiss
Star Cast:
Chris Rock, Emily Blunt, Tom McCarthy, Josh Singer
1
0
Hatfields & McCoys

Hatfields & McCoys

(2013)
0
1
As:
Producer
Director:
Michael Mayer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Rebecca De Mornay, Sophia Bush, Virginia Madsen, James Remar, Annie Ilonzeh
0
1
Hollywood Confidential
R

Hollywood Confidential

(1997)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Reynaldo Villalobos
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Thomas Jane, Edward James Olmos, Rick Aiello, Angela Alvarado
0
0

Animation(s)

Kubo and the Two Strings
PG

Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)

As:
Cast
Role:
Monkey
Director:
Travis Knight
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Matthew McConaughey, Ralph Fiennes, Art Parkinson, Brenda Vaccaro
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
Astro Boy
PG

Astro Boy (2009)

As:
Cast
Role:
'Our Friends' Narrator
Director:
David Bowers
Genres:
Action, Family, Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Nicolas Cage, Samuel L. Jackson, Freddie Highmore, Ryan Stiles
The Addams Family
PG

The Addams Family (2019)

As:
Cast
Role:
Morticia Addams
Director:
Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon
Genres:
Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Star Cast:
Martin Short, Snoop Dogg, Allison Janney, Oscar Isaac

TV Shows and Videos

Arrested Development
TV-PG

Arrested Development (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Mitchell Hurwitz, Troy Miller, Joe Russo, Paul Feig, Anthony Russo
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Ben Stiller, Jeffrey Tambor, Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Alia Shawkat
Mindhunter
TV-MA

Mindhunter (2017)

As:
Producer
Director:
David Fincher, Carl Franklin, Andrew Dominik, Asif Kapadia
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Anna Torv, Lena Olin, Holt McCallany, Jonathan Groff, Hannah Gross
Dior J'adore: The Future Is Gold

Dior J'adore: The Future Is Gold (2014)

As:
Cast
Role:
Model
Director:
Jean-Baptiste Mondino
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Charlize Theron
Dior J'adore: The Absolute Femininity

Dior J'adore: The Absolute Femininity (2016)

As:
Cast
Role:
Model
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Charlize Theron
Brandon Flowers: Crossfire

Brandon Flowers: Crossfire (2010)

As:
Cast
Role:
Heroine
Director:
Nash Edgerton
Genres:
Music, Short, Romance, Action
Star Cast:
Brandon Flowers
Girlboss
TV-MA

Girlboss (2017)

As:
Producer
Director:
Christian Ditter, Jamie Babbit, Amanda Brotchie, Steven K. Tsuchida
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Britt Robertson, Ellie Reed, Johnny Simmons, Alphonso McAuley, RuPaul
Æon Flux
T

Æon Flux (2005)

As:
Cast
Role:
Æon Flux
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Adventure
Star Cast:
Troy Baker, Chuck Huber, Laurie Steele, Emily Gray

Charlize Theron Awards

Academy Awards
Monster Best Actress in a Leading Role 2004
Golden Globe Awards
Monster Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama 2004
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Mad Max: Fury Road Best Female Performance 2016