If you’re in the mood to binge watch the best Elijah Wood movies of all time, then you’re in for a long Lord of the Rings marathon! Since ‘90s, Elijah Wood has appeared in plenty of blockbusters, earning awards and accolades along the way. His highest grossing movies have received lots of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. In fact, according to some sources, the lifetime gross of his films exceed $1.8 billion.
Elijah Wood started as a child actor in the 1980s, with a small role in Back to the Future II followed by a leading role in the 1993 film The Adventures of Huck Finn. Then in 1999, he was cast in one of the biggest movie franchises ever, The Lord of the Rings. To this day, one of his best-known roles is the hobbit Frodo Baggins.
Since starring in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, he has acted in Sin City, Happy Feet, The Last Witch Hunter and more. In addition, he was in the well-received FX comedy Wildred. So what is Elijah Wood’s best movie role? See what fans think in the rankings below.
Notable directors that have worked with Elijah Wood include Quentin Tarantino, Stephen Sommers and of course Peter Jackson. Is Elijah Wood your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Tobey Maguire and Daniel Radcliffe films lists too.
The order of these top Elijah Wood movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Elijah Wood movies will be at the top of the list. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Elijah Wood films to end the squabble once and for all. Don’t agree with the list? Then vote for your favorite Elijah Wood movies and add any that are missing. After all, this is supposed to be a comprehensive ranking of all the best Elijah Wood movies.
Directed by: Peter JacksonThe Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is a 2003 epic fantasy drama film directed by... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Peter JacksonThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is a 2001 epic fantasy film directed by... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Peter JacksonThe Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a 2002 epic fantasy film directed by Peter Jackson... more on Wikipedia
The Adventures of Huck FinnElijah Wood, Anne Heche
Directed by: Stephen SommersThe Adventures of Huck Finn is a 1993 American adventure film written and directed by Stephen... more on Wikipedia
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Directed by: Jon AvnetThe War is a 1994 drama film directed by Jon Avnet and starring Elijah Wood, Kevin Costner,... more on Wikipedia
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I Don't Feel at Home in This World AnymoreMelanie Lynskey, Elijah Wood
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The Oxford MurdersJohn Hurt, Elijah Wood
Directed by: Álex de la IglesiaThe Oxford Murders is a 2008 British film directed by Álex de la Iglesia. This British... more on Wikipedia
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Directed by: George MillerHappy Feet 2 in 3D is a 2011 animated film written and directed by George Miller.
Directed by: Pontus Löwenhielm, Patrick von KrusenstjernaChain of Fools is a 2000 comedy film about a hapless barber named Kresk.