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The Best Aaron Taylor-Johnson Movies

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List of the best Aaron Taylor-Johnson movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Aaron Taylor-Johnson's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Aaron Taylor-Johnson movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Aaron Taylor-Johnson movies will be at the top of the list. Aaron Taylor-Johnson has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Aaron Taylor-Johnson movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Aaron Taylor-Johnson films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Aaron Taylor-Johnson role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Aaron Taylor-Johnson performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

Examples of films on this list include Kick-Ass and Savages.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Aaron Taylor-Johnson movies?" and "What are the greatest Aaron Taylor-Johnson roles of all time?"

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  • Nowhere Boy1
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    Nowhere Boy

    Kristin Scott Thomas, Aaron Taylor-Johnson

    Released2009

    Directed bySam Taylor-Johnson

    Nowhere Boy is a 2009 British biographical musical drama film about John Lennon's adolescence,...  more
  • Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging2
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    Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging

    Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Kimberley Nixon

    Released2008

    Directed byGurinder Chadha

    Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging is a 2008 British coming-of-age film co-written and...  more

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  • Kick-Ass3
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    Kick-Ass

    Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz

    Released2010

    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

    Kick-Ass is a 2010 British-American superhero action comedy film based on the comic book of...  more

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  • Savages4
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    Savages

    Salma Hayek, Blake Lively

    Released2012

    Directed byOliver Stone

    Savages is a 2012 American thriller film directed by Oliver Stone. It is based on the novel of...  more

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  • Nocturnal Animals5
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    Nocturnal Animals

    Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal

    Released2016

    Directed byTom Ford

    Nocturnal Animals is a 2016 American neo-noir psychological thriller film directed by Tom...  more

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  • Kick-Ass 26
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    Kick-Ass 2

    Jim Carrey, Chloë Grace Moretz

    Released2013

    Directed byJeff Wadlow

    This film is a 2013 action comedy film written and directed by Jeff Wadlow....  more

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  • The Avengers: Age of Ultron7
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    The Avengers: Age of Ultron

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth

    Released2015

    Directed byJoss Whedon

    Avengers: Age of Ultron is a 2015 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on...  more

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  • Chatroom8
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    Chatroom

    Imogen Poots, Richard Madden

    Released2010

    Directed byHideo Nakata

    "When five teenagers meet online, innocent friendships are forged. But soon one dysfunctional...  more
  • Shanghai Knights9
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    Shanghai Knights

    Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson

    Released2003

    Directed byDavid Dobkin

    Shanghai Knights is a 2003 action-comedy film. It is the sequel to Shanghai Noon. It was...  more

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  • The Greatest10
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    The Greatest

    Pierce Brosnan, Susan Sarandon

    Released2009

    Directed byShana Feste

    The Greatest is a 2009 American drama film written and directed by Shana Feste in her...  more
  • A Million Little Pieces11
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    A Million Little Pieces

    Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Billy Bob Thornton

    Released2019

    Directed bySam Taylor-Johnson

    A Million Little Pieces is a 2019 American drama film directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson, based on...  more
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars12
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    Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars

    Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Jonathan Pryce

    Released2007

    Directed byJulian Kemp

    Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars was a 2007 BBC television drama about Sherlock...  more
  • Albert Nobbs13
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    Albert Nobbs

    Glenn Close, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

    Released2011

    Directed byRodrigo García

    Albert Nobbs is a 2011 drama film directed by Rodrigo García and starring Glenn Close. The...  more
  • Tom & Thomas14
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    Tom & Thomas

    Sean Bean, Aaron Taylor-Johnson

    Released2002

    Directed byEsmé Lammers

    Identical twins, Tom and Thomas were separated at birth and grew up living very different...  more
  • The Illusionist15
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    The Illusionist

    Jessica Biel, Edward Norton

    Released2006

    Directed byNeil Burger

    The Illusionist is a 2006 American period drama film written and directed by Neil Burger and...  more

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  • Behind Closed Doors16
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    Behind Closed Doors

    Aaron Taylor-Johnson, James Thornton

    Released2003

    Directed byLouis Caulfield

    Behind Closed Doors is a 2003 television film....  more
  • Anna Karenina17
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    Anna Karenina

    Keira Knightley, Jude Law

    Released2012

    Directed byJoe Wright

    Anna Karenina is a 2012 British epic romantic drama film directed by Joe Wright. Adapted by...  more
  • The Thief Lord18
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    The Thief Lord

    Vanessa Redgrave, Aaron Taylor-Johnson

    Released2006

    Directed byRichard Claus

    The Thief Lord is a 2006 British-German family film directed by Richard Claus. It is a joint...  more
  • Godzilla19
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    Godzilla

    Elizabeth Olsen, Bryan Cranston

    Released2014

    Directed byGareth Edwards

    Godzilla is a 2014 American science fiction monster film directed by Gareth Edwards. It is a...  more

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  • Dummy20
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    Dummy

    Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Emma Catherwood

    Released2008

    Directed byMatthew Thompson

    Dummy is a 2008 drama film written by Paula Barnes, Michael Müller and Matthew Thompson and...  more