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The Best Nicholas Hoult Movies

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List of the best Nicholas Hoult movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Nicholas Hoult'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 Nicholas Hoult movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Nicholas Hoult movies will be at the top of the list. Nicholas Hoult has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Nicholas Hoult movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Nicholas Hoult films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List films range from A Single Man to Warm Bodies.

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    Mad Max: Fury Road

    Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron

    Released2015

    Directed byGeorge Miller

    Mad Max: Fury Road is a 2015 action film directed by George Miller. In a post apocalyptic desert wasteland where gasoline and water are scarce commodities, Max Rockatansky (Max Hardy) joins forces...  more

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    X-Men: First Class

    Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman

    Released2011

    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

    X-Men: First Class is a 2011 American superhero film, based on the X-Men characters appearing in Marvel Comics. It is the fifth installment in the X-Men film series. It serves as a prequel to the...  more

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    About a Boy

    Rachel Weisz, Hugh Grant

    Released2002

    Directed byChris Weitz, Paul Weitz

    About a Boy is a 2002 British-American comedy-drama film co-written and directed by brothers Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz. It is an adaptation of the 1998 novel of the same name by Nick Hornby. The...  more

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    Warm Bodies

    Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich

    Released2013

    Directed byJonathan Levine

    Warm Bodies is a 2013 drama horror romance film written by Jonathan Levine and Isaac Marion and directed by Jonathan Levine....  more

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    Clash of the Titans

    Gemma Arterton, Liam Neeson

    Released2010

    Directed byLouis Leterrier

    Clash of the Titans is a 2010 British-American fantasy adventure film and remake of the 1981 film of the same name produced by MGM. The story is very loosely based on the Greek myth of Perseus....  more

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    A Single Man

    Julianne Moore, Jon Hamm

    Released2009

    Directed byTom Ford

    A Single Man is a 2009 American drama film based on the novel of the same name by Christopher Isherwood. It is directed by Tom Ford in his directorial debut and stars Colin Firth, who was nominated...  more

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    Wah-Wah

    Julie Walters, Gabriel Byrne

    Released2006

    Directed byRichard E. Grant

    Wah-Wah is a 2005 drama film, written and directed by British actor Richard E. Grant and loosely based on his childhood in Swaziland. It stars Nicholas Hoult, Gabriel Byrne, Emily Watson, Miranda...  more
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    Coming Down the Mountain

    Nicholas Hoult, Neil Dudgeon

    Released2007

    Directed byJulie Anne Robinson

    Coming Down the Mountain is a 2007 British television film which was shown on BBC One, written by Mark Haddon and directed by Julie Anne Robinson. The television film was based on a radio play also...  more
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    Jack the Giant Killer

    Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci

    Released2013

    Directed byBryan Singer

    Jack the Giant Slayer is a 2013 American fantasy adventure film based on the English fairy tales "Jack the Giant Killer" and "Jack and the Beanstalk". The film is directed by Bryan Singer with a...  more
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    Tolkien

    Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins

    Released2019

    Directed byDome Karukoski

    Tolkien is a 2019 American biographical drama film directed by Dome Karukoski. An orphaned author (Nicholas Hoult) finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a group of fellow outcasts at...  more

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    The Banker

    Samuel L. Jackson, Nicholas Hoult

    Released2020

    Directed byGeorge Nolfi

    The Banker is a 2020 American drama film written and directed by George Nolfi. Two black entrepreneurs, Bernard Garrett (Anthony Mackie) and Joe Morris (Samuel L. Jackson) attempt to circumvent the...  more
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    True History of the Kelly Gang

    George MacKay, Essie Davis

    Released2020

    Directed byJustin Kurzel

    True History of the Kelly Gang is a 2020 British-Australian biographical western film directed by Justin Kurzel and is based off the novel by the same name. It is the story of an Australian...  more
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    Kidulthood

    Nicholas Hoult, Jaime Winstone

    Released2006

    Directed byMenhaj Huda

    Kidulthood is a 2006 British drama film about the life of several teenagers in Ladbroke Grove and Latimer Road area of inner west London. It was directed by Menhaj Huda and written by Noel Clarke,...  more

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    Those Who Wish Me Dead

    Angelina Jolie, Nicholas Hoult

    Released2020

    Directed byTaylor Sheridan

    Those Who Wish Me Dead is a 2020 neo-western film directed by Taylor Sheridan and is based on the novel of the same name by Michael Koryta. A teenage murder witness finds himself pursued by twin...  more

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    Rule Number Three

    Imogen Poots, Nicholas Hoult

    Released2011

    Directed byTom Ludlam

    Rule Number Three is a 2011 short comedy drama film written by James Cotton and directed by Tom Ludlam....
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    The Weather Man

    Nicolas Cage, Michael Caine

    Released2005

    Directed byGore Verbinski

    The Weather Man is a 2005 American comedy-drama film, directed by Gore Verbinski. Written by Steve Conrad, it stars Nicolas Cage, Michael Caine and Hope Davis, and tells the story of a weatherman in...  more

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    Intimate Relations

    Amanda Holden, Julie Walters

    Released1997

    Directed byPhilip Goodhew

    Intimate Relations is a 1996 Canadian-British film, the first movie by writer and director Philip Goodhew. It stars Rupert Graves, Julie Walters and a fifteen-year-old Laura Sadler, the only feature...  more