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The Best Amber Heard Movies 

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List of the best Amber Heard movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Amber Heard made her big screen debut in the 2004 film Friday Night Lights and today she is acting alongside the likes of Nicolas Cage and Johnny Depp. Amber Heard'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 Amber Heard movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Amber Heard movies will be at the top of the list. Amber Heard has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Amber Heard movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Amber Heard films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Amber Heard role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Amber Heard 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 Never Back Down and The Rum Diary.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Amber Heard movies?" and "What are the greatest Amber Heard roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Heard's dramatic style, you might also enjoy our list of best Johnny Depp movies and best Emma Stone movies.

Amber Heard is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Joseph McGinty Nichol, Robert Rodriguez and John Carpenter. Movie fans who love Amber Heard have also been known to enjoy films starring Olivia Munn and Alice Eve.

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And Soon the Darkness is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Odette Annable, Karl Urban

Released: 2010

Directed by: Marcos Efron

And Soon the Darkness is a 2010 thriller film directed by Marcos Efron, starring Karl Urban, Amber Heard, and Odette Annable.
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The Ward is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Lyndsy Fonseca, Danielle Panabaker

Released: 2010

Directed by: John Carpenter

The Ward is a 2010 American psychological horror film directed by John Carpenter. It stars Amber Heard, Mamie Gummer, Danielle Panabaker and Jared Harris. The story revolves around a young ...more

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Drive Angry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Nicolas Cage, Amber Heard, David Morse

Released: 2011

Directed by: Patrick Lussier

Drive Angry is a 2011 American supernatural action film starring Nicolas Cage and Amber Heard, and directed by Patrick Lussier. It was released on February 25, 2011. Shot in 3-D, the film was ...more

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All the Boys Love Mandy ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Anson Mount, Robert Earl Keen

Released: 2006

Directed by: Jonathan Levine

All the Boys Love Mandy Lane is a 2006 American slasher film directed by Jonathan Levine, and starring Amber Heard, Michael Welch, Whitney Able and Anson Mount. The plot centers on a group of ...more

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Syrup is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Brittany Snow, Kellan Lutz

Released: 2012

Directed by: Aram Rappaport

Syrup is a 2012 drama comedy film directed by Aram Rappaport.
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Zombieland is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

Released: 2009

Directed by: Ruben Fleischer

Zombieland is a 2009 American zombie comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer from a screenplay written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. The film stars Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Emma ...more

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The Joneses is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Demi Moore, Amber Heard, David Duchovny

Released: 2009

Directed by: Derrick Borte

The Joneses is a 2009 American film written and directed by Derrick Borte. It stars Demi Moore, David Duchovny, Amber Heard, and Ben Hollingsworth. It premiered at the 2009 Toronto International ...more
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The Stepfather is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
The Stepfather Amber Heard, Sela Ward, Penn Dayton Badgley

Released: 2009

Directed by: Nelson McCormick

The Stepfather is a 2009 American horror thriller film and a remake of the 1987 thriller film of the same name. The film was directed by Nelson McCormick and stars Penn Badgley, Dylan Walsh and ...more
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Never Back Down is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Djimon Hounsou, Evan Peters

Released: 2008

Directed by: Jeff Wadlow

Never Back Down is a 2008 martial arts film starring Sean Faris, Amber Heard, Cam Gigandet, and Djimon Hounsou. It was theatrically released on March 14, 2008. The film's tagline is "Win or ...more

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The River Why is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, William Hurt, Kathleen Quinlan

Released: 2009

Directed by: Matthew Leutwyler

The River Why is a 2010 American independent drama film directed by Matthew Leutwyler. It is an adaptation of the 1983 Sierra Club novel of the same name by David James Duncan and stars Zach ...more
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Pineapple Express is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Seth Rogen, James Franco, Gary Cole

Released: 2008

Directed by: David Gordon Green

Pineapple Express is a 2008 American buddy stoner action comedy film directed by David Gordon Green. A process server (Seth Rogen) and his marijuana dealer (James Franco) are forced to flee from ...more

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The Informers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Mickey Rourke, Winona Ryder

Released: 2008

Directed by: Gregor Jordan

The Informers is a 2008 American ensemble hollywood drama film written by Bret Easton Ellis and Nicholas Jarecki and directed by Gregor Jordan. The film is based on Ellis' 1994 collection of ...more
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The Beautiful Ordinary ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Leighton Meester, Lyndsy Fonseca

Released: 2007

Directed by: Jess Manafort

Remember the Daze is a 2007 drama film released in theaters in April 2008. The film was directed by Jess Manafort. The plot of the movie has been described as "a glimpse into the teenage ...more
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ExTerminators is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Heather Graham, Jennifer Coolidge

Released: 2009

Directed by: John Inwood

ExTerminators is a 2009 American black comedy film written by Suzanne Weinert and directed by John Inwood. It stars Heather Graham, Amber Heard, Jennifer Coolidge, Matthew Settle, and Sam
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Paranoia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman

Released: 2013

Directed by: Robert Luketic

Paranoia is an American thriller film directed by Robert Luketic. Barry L. Levy and Jason Dean Hall wrote the screenplay, loosely based on the 2004 novel of the same name by Joseph Finder. It ...more
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Drop Dead Sexy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Crispin Glover, Jason Lee

Released: 2006

Directed by: Michael Philip

Drop Dead Sexy is a 2005 American comedy film starring Jason Lee.
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Alpha Dog is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Olivia Wilde, Amanda Seyfried, Amber Heard

Released: 2006

Directed by: Nick Cassavetes

Alpha Dog is a 2006 American crime drama film written and directed by Nick Cassavetes, first screened at the Sundance Film Festival on January 27, 2006, with a wide release the following year on ...more

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The Rum Diary is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Aaron Eckhart

Released: 2011

Directed by: Bruce Robinson

The Rum Diary is a 2011 American film based on the novel of the same name by Hunter S. Thompson. The film was written and directed by Bruce Robinson and stars Johnny Depp. Filming began in ...more
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You Are Here is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Spin Amber Heard, Katie Cassidy, Bijou Phillips

Released: 2007

Directed by: Henry Pincus

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Friday Night Lights is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Connie Britton, Tim McGraw

Released: 2004

Directed by: Peter Berg

Friday Night Lights is a 2004 sports drama film, directed by Peter Berg, which documents the coach and players of a high school football team and the Texas city of Odessa that supports and is ...more

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North Country is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Charlize Theron, Amber Heard, Woody Harrelson

Released: 2005

Directed by: Niki Caro

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Machete Kills is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Jessica Alba, Lady Gaga, SofĂ­a Vergara

Released: 2013

Directed by: Robert Rodriguez

This film is a 2013 American action-comedy film written and directed by Robert Rodriguez. It is a sequel to Machete and the third film based on Grindhouse fake trailers. Danny Trejo, Michelle ...more
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Side Fx is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Side Fx Amber Heard, Marta McGonagale

Released: 2005

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Aquaman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Aquaman Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Patrick Wilson

Released: 2018

Directed by: James Wan

Aquaman is a 2018 American superhero film, based on the DC Comics character, directed by James Wan. The ruler of Atlantis, Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) is caught between land dwellers that are ...more

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3 Days to Kill is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Amber Heard Movies
Amber Heard, Kevin Costner, Hailee Steinfeld

Released: 2014

Directed by: Joseph McGinty Nichol

3 Days to Kill is a 2014 French-American action thriller film directed by McG and written by Luc Besson and Adi Hasak. The film stars Kevin Costner, Amber Heard, Hailee Steinfeld, Connie ...more