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The Best Chris Hemsworth Movies

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List RulesVote for your favorite Chris Hemsworth movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

List of the best Chris Hemsworth movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. In addition to portraying the superhero Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Chris Hemsworth has also acted in comedies, biopics, and several remakes. Chris Hemsworth'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 Chris Hemsworth movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Chris Hemsworth movies will be at the top of the list. Chris Hemsworth has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Chris Hemsworth movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Chris Hemsworth films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

Chris Hemsworth's impressive filmography includes Thor, The Avengers, and Star Trek

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Chris Hemsworth movies?" and "What are the greatest Chris Hemsworth roles of all time?"

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  • Thor1
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    Thor

    Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman

    Released2011

    Directed byKenneth Branagh

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  • Thor: Ragnarok2
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    Thor: Ragnarok

    Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston

    Released2017

    Directed byTaika Waititi

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  • Rush3
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    Rush

    Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Brühl

    Released2013

    Directed byRon Howard

    Rush is a 2013 biographical sports film directed by Ron Howard. The merciless 1970s rivalry... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Avengers4
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    The Avengers

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans

    Released2012

    Directed byJoss Whedon

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  • Thor: The Dark World5
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    Thor: The Dark World

    Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman

    Released2013

    Directed byAlan Taylor

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  • Snow White and the Huntsman6
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    Snow White and the Huntsman

    Charlize Theron, Kristen Stewart

    Released2012

    Directed byRupert Sanders

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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

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  • In the Heart of the Sea8
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    In the Heart of the Sea

    Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy

    Released2015

    Directed byRon Howard

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  • Bad Times at the El Royale9
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    Bad Times at the El Royale

    Jeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo

    Released2018

    Directed byDrew Goddard

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  • The Cabin in the Woods10
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    The Cabin in the Woods

    Chris Hemsworth, Sigourney Weaver

    Released2012

    Directed byDrew Goddard

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  • Ghostbusters11
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    Ghostbusters

    Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig

    Released2016

    Directed byPaul Feig

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  • Star Trek12
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    Star Trek

    Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison

    Released2009

    Directed byJ.J. Abrams

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  • Red Dawn13
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    Red Dawn

    Chris Hemsworth, Josh Hutchersonm

    Released2012

    Directed byDan Bradley

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  • 12 Strong14
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    12 Strong

    Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon

    Released2018

    Directed byNicolai Fuglsig

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  • A Perfect Getaway15
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    A Perfect Getaway

    Milla Jovovich, Chris Hemsworth

    Released2009

    Directed byDavid Twohy

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  • The Huntsman: Winter's War16
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    The Huntsman: Winter's War

    Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron

    Directed byCedric Nicolas-Troyan

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  • Blackhat17
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    Blackhat

    Chris Hemsworth, Viola Davis

    Released2015

    Directed byMichael Mann

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  • Cash18
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    Cash

    Chris Hemsworth, Sean Bean

    Released2010

    Directed byStephen Milburn Anderson

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  • Avengers: Endgame19
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    Avengers: Endgame

    Robert Downey Jr, Josh Brolin

    Released2019

    Directed byAnthony Russo, Joe Russo

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  • Vacation20
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    Vacation

    Ed Helms, Christina Applegate

    Directed byJonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley

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  • Men in Black International21
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    Men in Black International

    Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson

    Released2019

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

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  • Avengers: Infinity War22
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    Avengers: Infinity War

    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth

    Released2018

    Directed byAnthony Russo, Joe Russo

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  • Extraction23
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    Extraction

    Chris Hemsworth, David Harbour

    Released2020

    Directed bySam Hargrave

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    Arkansas

    Vince Vaughn, John Malkovich

    Released2020

    Directed byClark Duke

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