Shailene Woodley Movies List: Ranked Best To Worst

The Fault in Our Stars
PG-13

The Fault in Our Stars

(2014)
15
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Hazel
Director:
Josh Boone
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Willem Dafoe, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff, Laura Dern
Plot:

The movie, which is based on John Green’s novel of the same name, follows the journey of two teenagers, Hazel Grace Lancaster and Augustus Gus Waters – both cancer patients – who meet and fall in love with each other. The two also travel together to meet her favourite author, though it does not turn to be what she expected.

15
1
Divergent
PG-13

Divergent

(2014)
19
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Tris
Director:
Neil Burger
Genres:
Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Jai Courtney
Plot:

In a futuristic society where each adult must choose one of five factions for life, Tris Prior trains to join Dauntless, the faction of the brave, hiding that she is a Divergent who will not fit into any group. However, after uncovering a plot to kill all Divergents, she must use her divergence to save the world.

19
0
The Descendants
R

The Descendants

(2011)
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Alexandra King
Director:
Alexander Payne
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
George Clooney, Amara Miller, Nick Krause, Patricia Hastie
Plot:

The Descendants follows the story of islander Matt King who lives in Kauai, Hawaii. His world comes to a stop when his wife Elizabeth ends up in a coma. Matt must find a way to cope with his wife’s will who wants her life support to be discontinued, save his land, and connect to his two troubled daughters. 

6
1
Snowden
R

Snowden

(2016)
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Oliver Stone
Genres:
Biography, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Melissa Leo, Zachary Quinto, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jaymes Butler, Robert Firth
Plot:

Edward Snowden, an employee and sub-contractor of National Security Agency, becomes disillusioned after discovering that the government is amassing virtual data even from ordinary citizens. Feeling accountable and outraged, he quits and putting his safety at risk, exposes this highly classified information about NSA’s illegal mass surveillance to the press, which makes him one of the most wanted men in the world.

7
3
The Spectacular Now
R

The Spectacular Now

(2013)
8
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Aimee
Director:
James Ponsoldt
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Jennifer Jason Leigh, Miles Teller, Brie Larson, Masam Holden
Plot:

Sutter Keely, a charismatic high school senior who loves to party, gets heavily drunk after sudden breakup with his girlfriend and is awakened the next morning in a stranger's lawn by shy and studious peer Aimee Finecky. Despite being polar opposites, they gradually begin to develop a bond after he convinces her to teach him geometry.

8
1
Insurgent
PG-13

Insurgent

(2015)
16
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Tris
Director:
Robert Schwentke
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller, Adventure
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, Kate Winslet, Jai Courtney, Mekhi Phifer
Plot:

The second installment in The Divergent Series, the movie finds Tris Prior, Four, the rest of the Divergents, and the Factionless going to war against Jeanine Matthews and the Dauntless faction. Eventually captured, Tris unlocks a box to reveal that the faction system was an experiment and that the world is waiting outside the walled city. 

16
1
White Bird in a Blizzard
R

White Bird in a Blizzard

(2014)
9
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Kat Connors
Director:
Gregg Araki
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Thomas Jane, Eva Green, Christopher Meloni, Shiloh Fernandez
9
0
Adrift
PG-13

Adrift

(2018)
6
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Tami Oldham
Director:
Baltasar Kormákur
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Action, Romance, Thriller
Star Cast:
Sam Claflin, Jeffrey Thomas, Elizabeth Hawthorne, Grace Palmer
6
1
Allegiant
PG-13

Allegiant

(2016)
13
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Tris
Director:
Robert Schwentke
Genres:
Mystery, Adventure, Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, Theo James, Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer
Plot:

In this third movie in the The Divergent series, Tris, her brother, Caleb, and her lover, Four, escape the walled Chicago and come across truths that shatter previous knowledge. Facing dangers that threaten humanity, Tris is forced to make bold decisions in order to survive.

13
0
9 Kisses

9 Kisses

(2014)
5
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Elaine Constantine
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Steve Carell, Julianne Moore, Patricia Arquette, Kristen Stewart
5
1
Moola
PG-13

Moola

(2007)
4
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Don Most
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
William Mapother, Treat Williams, Charlotte Ross, Efren Ramirez
4
1
Felicity: An American Girl Adventure

Felicity: An American Girl Adventure

(2005)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
Felicity Merriman
Director:
Nadia Tass
Genres:
Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Kevin Zegers, David Gardner, John Schneider, Marcia Gay Harden
4
0
A Place Called Home

A Place Called Home

(2004)
4
0
As:
Cast
Role:
California "Cali" Ford
Director:
Michael Tuchner
Genres:
Drama, Family
Star Cast:
Ann-Margret, Matthew Settle, Hunter Tylo, Gary Sandy
4
0
Replacing Dad

Replacing Dad

(1999)
5
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Joyce Chopra
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Mary McDonnell, William Russ, Jack Coleman, Erik von Detten
5
1
Final Approach

Final Approach

(2007)
3
0
As:
Cast
Director:
Armand Mastroianni
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Dean Cain, Anthony Michael Hall, Ernie Hudson, Sunny Mabrey
3
0

Animation(s)

The Wonderful World of Disney

The Wonderful World of Disney (1995)

As:
Cast
Director:
Simon Wincer, James Frawley, Robert King, Nadia Tass, Mark Rosman
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Action, Musical, Family, Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Bruce Campbell, David Sparrow, Will Friedle, Laurie Murdoch, Neil Crone

TV Shows and Videos

Big Little Lies
TV-MA

Big Little Lies (2017)

As:
Cast
Role:
Jane Chapman
Director:
Andrea Arnold
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Meryl Streep, Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Laura Dern, Shailene Woodley
Jack & Bobby
TV-14

Jack & Bobby (2004)

As:
Cast
Director:
David Petrarca, Perry Lang, Michael Schultz, Peter Markle, David Nutter
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Neil Patrick Harris, Carrie Fisher, Christine Lahti, Matt Long
My Name Is Earl
TV-PG

My Name Is Earl (2005)

As:
Cast
Director:
Marc Buckland, Eyal Gordin, Michael Fresco, Chris Koch, Gregory Thomas Garcia
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Missi Pyle, Beth Riesgraf, Nadine Velazquez, Jaime Pressly, Marlee Matlin
Our Deal

Our Deal (2011)

As:
Cast
Role:
Day Trotter
Director:
Drew Barrymore
Genres:
Music, Short, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Chloë Grace Moretz, Tyler Posey, Alia Shawkat, Miranda Cosgrove
Cold Case
TV-14

Cold Case (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Emilio Estevez, Alex Zakrzewski, Kevin Bray, Paris Barclay, Holly Dale
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Holland Roden, Courtney Ford, Lauren Cohan, Jennifer Lawrence
The O.C.
TV-PG

The O.C. (2003)

As:
Cast
Director:
Ian Toynton, Michael Lange, Michael Fresco, Tony Wharmby, Patrick R. Norris
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Adam Brody, Peter Gallagher, Kelly Rowan, Ben McKenzie, Rachel Bilson
Everybody Loves Raymond
TV-PG

Everybody Loves Raymond (1996)

As:
Cast
Director:
Gary Halvorson, Will Mackenzie, Jerry Zaks, Kenneth Shapiro, Steve Zuckerman
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Kevin James, Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett
The District

The District (2000)

As:
Cast
Director:
Oz Scott, Jim Charleston, Christopher Taylor, David Jackson, Rick Rosenthal
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
R. Lee Ermey, Craig T. Nelson, Roger Aaron Brown, Sean Patrick Thomas
The Black Eyed Peas: #WHERESTHELOVE Feat. The World

The Black Eyed Peas: #WHERESTHELOVE Feat. The World (2016)

As:
Cast
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Jamie Foxx, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jhene Aiko, Ben Barnes, Lance Bass
Allegiant: VR Experience

Allegiant: VR Experience (2016)

As:
Cast
Role:
Tris
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Ansel Elgort, Theo James
CSI: NY
TV-14

CSI: NY (2004)

As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Bailey, Alex Zakrzewski, Christine Moore, Oz Scott, Duane Clark
Genres:
Thriller, Mystery, Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Mia Sara, Gary Sinise, Carmine Giovinazzo, Hill Harper, Eddie Cahill
Without a Trace
TV-14

Without a Trace (2002)

As:
Cast
Director:
John F. Showalter, Paul Holahan, Martha Mitchell, Jeannot Szwarc, Jonathan Kaplan
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Meghan Markle, Beth Riesgraf, Daniella Alonso, Nancy McKeon, Viola Davis
Crossing Jordan

Crossing Jordan (2001)

As:
Cast
Director:
Allan Arkush, Roxann Dawson, Michael Gershman, Donna Deitch, Ian Toynton
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Leighton Meester, Jill Hennessy, Miguel Ferrer, Ravi Kapoor
Close to Home

Close to Home (2005)

As:
Cast
Director:
Emilio Estevez, Kevin Dowling, Lewis Gould, Charles Beeson, Matt Earl Beesley
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Finnigan, Kimberly Elise, David James Elliott, John Carroll Lynch
The Secret Life of the American Teenager
TV-14

The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008)

As:
Cast
Role:
Amy Juergens
Director:
Keith Truesdell, Anson Williams, Gail Bradley, Lindsley Parsons III, Jason Priestley
Genres:
Family, Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Molly Ringwald, Ken Baumann, Daren Kagasoff, Megan Park

Shailene Woodley Awards

People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Action Movie Actress 2016
Divergent Favorite Movie Duo 2015
MTV Movie & TV Awards
The Fault in Our Stars Best Female Performance 2015
The Fault in Our Stars Best Kiss 2015
Divergent Favorite Character 2014
The Descendants Breakthrough Performance 2012