List of the best Elle Fanning movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Elle Fanning'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 Elle Fanning movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Elle Fanning movies will be at the top of the list. Elle Fanning has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Elle Fanning movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Elle Fanning films to end the squabble once and for all.
If you think the best Elle Fanning role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Elle Fanning performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.
Examples include Maleficent, The Nutcracker in 3D, and I Am Sam.
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Directed by: Robert StrombergMaleficent is a 2014 American dark fantasy film directed by Robert Stromberg, loosely inspired by the fairy tale by Charles Perrault. A vengeful fairy (Angelina Jolie) is driven to curse an infant... more
Directed by: Wayne WangBecause of Winn-Dixie is a 2005 American family comedy-drama film adapted from the book of the same name by Kate DiCamillo, written by Joan Singleton, produced by Trevor Albert and directed by Wayne... more
Directed by: Tim BurtonFrankenweenie is a 2012 American 3D stop-motion-animated fantasy film directed by Tim Burton. It is a remake of Burton's 1984 short film of the same name and is a parody of and a homage to the 1931... more
Directed by: Andrei KonchalovskyNutcracker: The Untold Story is a 2009 fantasy film directed by Andrei Konchalovsky and written by Chris Solimine and Andrei Konchalovsky.... more
Directed by: Cameron CroweWe Bought a Zoo is a 2011 American family comedy-drama film loosely based on the 2008 memoir of the same name by Benjamin Mee. The film is directed by Cameron Crowe, and stars Matt Damon as Benjamin... more
Directed by: Hayao MiyazakiMy Neighbor Totoro is a 1988 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli. The film – which stars the voice actors Noriko Hidaka, Chika... more
Directed by: J.J. AbramsSuper 8 is a 2011 American science fiction horror film written, co-produced, and directed by J. J. Abrams and produced by Steven Spielberg. The film stars Joel Courtney, Elle Fanning, and Kyle... more
Directed by: Brett HaleyAll the Bright Places is a 2020 American drama romance film directed by Brett Haley, based on the novel by Jennifer Niven. As they struggle with the emotional and physical scars of their past,... more
Directed by: Max MinghellaTeen Spirit is a 2018 American-British musical drama film directed by Max Minghella. With dreams of pop stardom as an escape from her dismal surroundings and shattered family life, a shy teenager... more
Directed by: Tod WilliamsThe Door in the Floor is a 2004 American drama film written and directed by Tod Williams. The screenplay is based on the first third of the 1998 novel A Widow for One Year by John Irving.... more
Directed by: Daniel BarnzPhoebe in Wonderland is a 2008 independent film directed by Daniel Barnz. It was screened in the Dramatic Competition at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival, and received a limited theatrical release on... more
Directed by: David FincherThe Curious Case of Benjamin Button is a 2008 American romantic fantasy drama film directed by David Fincher. The storyline by Eric Roth and Robin Swicord is loosely based on the 1922 short story of... more
Directed by: Jessie NelsonI Am Sam is a 2001 American drama film directed by Jessie Nelson. A mentally handicapped man (Sean Penn) fights for custody of his 7-year-old daughter (Dakota Fanning) and in the process teaches his... more
Directed by: Steve CarrDaddy Day Care is a 2003 American comedy film starring Eddie Murphy and co-starring Jeff Garlin, Steve Zahn, Regina King, Anjelica Huston and Lacey Chabert. Written by Geoff Rodkey and directed by... more
Directed by: Haifaa al-MansourMary Shelley (originally titled A Storm in the Stars) is a 2017 Irish-American-Luxembourgish romance film directed by Haifaa al-Mansour. The love affair between poet Percy Shelley (Douglas Booth) and... more
Directed by: Joachim RønningMaleficent: Mistress of Evil is a 2019 American fantasy film directed by Joachim Rønning, and the sequel to the 2014 film. The complex relationship of Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) and Aurora (Elle... more
Directed by: Mike Mills20th Century Women is a 2016 American comedy-drama film directed and written by Mike Mills. Dorothea Fields (Annette Bening), is a determined single mother who is trying her best to raise an... more
Directed by: Sofia CoppolaSomewhere is a 2010 American drama film written and directed by Sofia Coppola. The film follows Johnny Marco, a newly famous actor, as he recuperates from a minor injury at the Chateau Marmont, a... more
Directed by: Nicolas Winding RefnThe Neon Demon is a 2016 psychological horror film directed by Nicolas Winding Refn. An aspiring model (Elle Fanning) in Los Angeles generates intense fascination and jealousy within the industry.... more
Directed by: Alejandro González IñárrituBabel is a 2006 American-Mexican-French drama film directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu and written by Guillermo Arriaga, starring an ensemble cast. The film portrays multiple stories taking... more
Directed by: Tony ScottDéjà Vu is a 2006 American action thriller film with elements of science fiction, directed by Tony Scott, written by Bill Marsilii and Terry Rossio, and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer. The film stars... more
Directed by: Sally PotterThe Roads Not Taken is a 2020 British-American drama film directed by Sally Potter. Leo (Javier Bardem) and his daughter, Molly (Elle Fanning) grapple with the challenges of Leo's chaotic mind as Leo... more
Directed by: Reed MoranoI Think We're Alone Now is a 2018 American science fiction film directed by Reed Morano. The apocalypse proves a blessing in disguise for one lucky recluse (Peter Dinklage) until a second survivor... more
Directed by: John AugustThe Nines is a 2007 science fantasy film written and directed by John August and starring Ryan Reynolds, Hope Davis, Melissa McCarthy, and Elle Fanning. The film debuted at the 2007 Sundance Film... more