Claire Danes Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

Stardust
PG-13

Stardust

(2007)
8
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Matthew Vaughn
Genres:
Romance, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Ian McKellen, Bimbo Hart, Alastair MacIntosh, David Kelly, Ben Barnes
8
0
Les Misérables
PG-13

Les Misérables

(1998)
5
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Bille August
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Romance, History
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Uma Thurman, Christopher Adamson, Tim Barlow, Timothy Bateson
5
0
The Hours
PG-13

The Hours

(2002)
3
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Stephen Daldry
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Julianne Moore, Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Stephen Dillane, Miranda Richardson
3
1
Brigsby Bear
PG-13

Brigsby Bear

(2017)
2
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Dave McCary
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Andy Samberg, Kyle Mooney, Mark Hamill, Jane Adams
2
2
Little Women
PG

Little Women

(1994)
5
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Gillian Armstrong
Genres:
Family, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Christian Bale, Kirsten Dunst, Winona Ryder, Gabriel Byrne, Trini Alvarado
5
1
Stage Beauty
R

Stage Beauty

(2004)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Maria Hughes
Director:
Richard Eyre
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Derek Hutchinson, Mark Letheren, Billy Crudup, Tom Wilkinson
2
0
The Rainmaker
PG-13

The Rainmaker

(1997)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Kelly Riker
Director:
Francis Ford Coppola
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Matt Damon, Danny DeVito, Jon Voight, Mary Kay Place
3
0
The Rage in Placid Lake

The Rage in Placid Lake

(2003)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Tony McNamara
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Rose Byrne, Jordan Brooking, Ben Lee, Miranda Richardson
1
0
Igby Goes Down
R

Igby Goes Down

(2002)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Sookie
Director:
Burr Steers
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jeff Goldblum, Kieran Culkin, Jared Harris, Amanda Peet
1
0
Romeo + Juliet
PG-13

Romeo + Juliet

(1996)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Juliet
Director:
Baz Luhrmann
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Leonardo DiCaprio, Paul Rudd, John Leguizamo, Harold Perrineau
4
0
U Turn
R

U Turn

(1997)
1
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Oliver Stone
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Sean Penn, Billy Bob Thornton, Abraham Benrubi, Richard Rutowski, Jon Voight
1
1
Me and Orson Welles
PG-13

Me and Orson Welles

(2008)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Richard Linklater
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Zac Efron, Christian McKay, Zoe Kazan, Megan Maczko
0
0
Evening
PG-13

Evening

(2007)
3
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Ann Grant
Director:
Lajos Koltai
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Mamie Gummer, Glenn Close, Toni Collette, Vanessa Redgrave
3
0
Home for the Holidays
PG-13

Home for the Holidays

(1995)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jodie Foster
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Robert Downey Jr., Anne Bancroft, Holly Hunter, Charles Durning, Dylan McDermott
1
0
Brokedown Palace
PG-13

Brokedown Palace

(1999)
5
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Alice Marano
Director:
Jonathan Kaplan
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Paul Walker, Kate Beckinsale, Bill Pullman, Jacqueline Kim
5
1
The Family Stone
PG-13

The Family Stone

(2005)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Julie Morton
Director:
Thomas Bezucha
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Diane Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Dermot Mulroney, Craig T. Nelson
2
0
Shopgirl
R

Shopgirl

(2005)
1
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Mirabelle
Director:
Anand Tucker
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Steve Martin, Jason Schwartzman, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Sam Bottoms
1
1
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
R

Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

(2003)
2
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Kate Brewster
Director:
Jonathan Mostow
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Nick Stahl, Kristanna Loken, David Andrews
2
1
How to Make an American Quilt
PG-13

How to Make an American Quilt

(1995)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Jocelyn Moorhouse
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jared Leto, Kaelynn Craddick, Sara Craddick, Kate Capshaw, Adam Baldwin
0
0
As Cool as I Am
R

As Cool as I Am

(2013)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lainee Diamond
Director:
Max Mayer
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
James Marsden, Sarah Bolger, Thomas Mann, Seth Adkins
2
0
The Flock
R

The Flock

(2007)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Allison Lowry
Director:
Wai-Keung Lau
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Richard Gere, KaDee Strickland, Ray Wise, Russell Sams
2
0
To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday
PG-13

To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday

(1996)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Rachel Lewis
Director:
Michael Pressman
Genres:
Fantasy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Seth Green, Michelle Pfeiffer, Peter Gallagher, Laurie Fortier
0
0
I Love You, I Love You Not
PG-13

I Love You, I Love You Not

(1996)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Daisy / Young Nana
Director:
Billy Hopkins
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Julia Stiles, Jeanne Moreau, Jude Law, James Van Der Beek
1
0
Polish Wedding
PG-13

Polish Wedding

(1998)
2
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Hala
Director:
Theresa Connelly
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Kristen Bell, Jon Bradford, Lena Olin, Ramsey Krull
2
0
It's All About Love
R

It's All About Love

(2003)
0
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Elena
Director:
Thomas Vinterberg
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Sean Penn, Joaquin Phoenix, Douglas Henshall, Alun Armstrong
0
1
A Kid Like Jake
R

A Kid Like Jake

(2018)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Alex Wheeler
Director:
Silas Howard
Genres:
Family, Drama
Star Cast:
Ann Dowd, Aasif Mandvi, Octavia Spencer, Priyanka Chopra
0
0
The Mod Squad
R

The Mod Squad

(1999)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Julie
Director:
Scott Silver
Genres:
Crime, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Giovanni Ribisi, Josh Brolin, Omar Epps, Dennis Farina
1
0
Lemon

Lemon

(2011)
1
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Herself
Director:
Laura Brownson, Beth Levison
Genres:
Documentary, Drama
Star Cast:
Lemon Andersen, Claire Danes
1
0
Geoffrey Beene 30

Geoffrey Beene 30

(1993)
1
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Tom Kalin
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Eunice Anderson, Anna Bayle, Belinda Becker, Isabelle Bondi
1
0
Dreams of Love

Dreams of Love

(1990)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Edith Lammers
Director:
Jeffrey W. Mueller
Genres:
Drama, Short
Star Cast:
Sasha Pasmur, Ben George
0
0
The Pesky Suitor

The Pesky Suitor

(1995)
0
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Lisa
Director:
Karen Young
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Sully Boyar, Lola Pashalinski, Richard Collie
0
0
Dead Man's Jack

Dead Man's Jack

(1995)
0
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Vicky Meyer
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Henry Cabot Beck, Eleni Beja
0
0

TV Movie(s)

Temple Grandin
TV-PG

Temple Grandin

(2010)
20
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Temple Grandin
Director:
Mick Jackson
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Julia Ormond, David Strathairn, Catherine O'Hara, Stephanie Faracy
20
0
No Room for Opal

No Room for Opal

(1993)
0
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gail
Director:
Fred Barzyk
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Teresa Wright, Moses Gunn, Daniel J. Travanti, Tyne Daly
0
2

Animation(s)

Mononoke-hime
TV-14

Mononoke-hime (1997)

As:
Cast
Role:
San
Director:
Hayao Miyazaki
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Billy Crudup, Billy Bob Thornton, Minnie Driver, John DiMaggio, Claire Danes
A Child's Garden of Poetry

A Child's Garden of Poetry (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Narrator
Director:
Amy Schatz
Genres:
Animation, Family
Star Cast:
Liam Neeson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Julianne Moore, Carrie Fisher, Claire Danes

TV Shows and Videos

Homeland
TV-MA

Homeland (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Carrie Mathison
Director:
Lesli Linka Glatter, Michael Cuesta, Daniel Attias, Clark Johnson, Keith Gordon
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Mandy Patinkin, Rupert Friend, F. Murray Abraham, Damian Lewis
My So-Called Life
TV-14

My So-Called Life (1994)

As:
Cast
Role:
Angela Chase
Director:
Mark Piznarski, Scott Winant, Todd Holland
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Jared Leto, Bess Armstrong, Wilson Cruz, Devon Gummersall
Master of None
TV-MA

Master of None (2015)

As:
Cast
Director:
Aziz Ansari, Eric Wareheim, James Ponsoldt, Lynn Shelton, Melina Matsoukas
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Andy Samberg, Aziz Ansari, Eric Wareheim, Lena Waithe
Dudley

Dudley (1993)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ellen Gittelsohn
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dudley Moore, Joanna Cassidy, Harley Cross, Joel Brooks
Portlandia
TV-14

Portlandia (2011)

As:
Cast
Director:
Steve Buscemi, Jonathan Krisel, Bill Benz, Daniel Gray Longino, Carrie Brownstein
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Natasha Lyonne, Zoë Kravitz, Patton Oswalt, Jane Lynch, Justin Long
Law & Order
TV-14

Law & Order (1990)

As:
Cast
Director:
Constantine Makris, Edwin Sherin, Jace Alexander, David Platt, Richard Dobbs
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Abe Vigoda, S. Epatha Merkerson, Sam Waterston, Jerry Orbach, Steven Hill
Lifestories: Families in Crisis

Lifestories: Families in Crisis (1992)

As:
Cast
Director:
Juan José Campanella
Genres:
Family, Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Ben Affleck, Craig Wasson, Julie Bowen, Claire Danes
Terminator 3: Redemption

Terminator 3: Redemption (2004)

As:
Cast
Role:
Kate Brewster
Director:
Shawn Wright, J.D. Smith
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mark Moseley, Sean McNally, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Poppi Monroe, Claire Danes
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines
T

Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)

As:
Cast
Role:
Kate Brewster
Director:
Antoine Charreyron
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Poppi Monroe, Nick Stahl, Kristanna Loken

Claire Danes Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Homeland Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama 2013
Homeland Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama 2012
Temple Grandin Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television 2011
My So-Called Life Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama 1995
Primetime Emmy Awards
Homeland Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series 2013
Homeland Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series 2012
Temple Grandin Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie 2010
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Romeo + Juliet Best Female Performance 1997