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The Best Evan Rachel Wood Movies

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

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  • 1

    The Wrestler

    Evan Rachel Wood, Mickey Rourke


    Directed byDarren Aronofsky

    The Wrestler is a 2008 American sports drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky, written by Robert D. Siegel, and starring Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, and Evan Rachel Wood. Production began in...  more

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  • 2

    The Ides of March

    George Clooney, Evan Rachel Wood


    Directed byGeorge Clooney

    The Ides of March is a 2011 American political drama film directed by George Clooney from a screenplay written by Clooney, along with Grant Heslov and Beau Willimon. The film is an adaptation of...  more
  • 3

    Practical Magic

    Nicole Kidman, Sandra Bullock


    Directed byGriffin Dunne

    Practical Magic is a 1998 American romantic comedy film based on the 1995 novel of the same name by Alice Hoffman. The film was directed by Griffin Dunne and stars Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman,...  more

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  • 4


    Vanessa Hudgens, Evan Rachel Wood


    Directed byCatherine Hardwicke

    Thirteen is a 2003 semi-autobiographical American drama film directed by Catherine Hardwicke, and written by Hardwicke and Nikki Reed based on events in Reed's life at age twelve and thirteen. It...  more

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  • 5

    Whatever Works

    Evan Rachel Wood, Henry Cavill


    Directed byWoody Allen

    Whatever Works is a 2009 American comedy film directed and written by Woody Allen, starring Larry David, Evan Rachel Wood, Patricia Clarkson, Ed Begley, Jr., Michael McKean, and Henry Cavill....  more
  • 6

    The Missing

    Cate Blanchett, Evan Rachel Wood


    Directed byRon Howard

    The Missing is a 2003 American Revisionist Western thriller film directed by Ron Howard, based on Thomas Eidson's 1996 novel The Last Ride. The film is set in 1885 New Mexico Territory is notable for...  more

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  • 7

    The Conspirator

    Evan Rachel Wood, Alexis Bledel


    Directed byRobert Redford

    The Conspirator is a 2010 historical drama film directed by Robert Redford based on an original screenplay by James D. Solomon. It is the debut film of the American Film Company. The film tells the...  more

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  • 8

    Across the Universe

    Salma Hayek, Evan Rachel Wood


    Directed byJulie Taymor

    Across the Universe is a 2007 British-American jukebox musical romantic drama film directed by Julie Taymor. The music of The Beatles and the Vietnam War form the backdrop for the romance between an...  more

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  • 9

    King of California

    Ashley Greene, Evan Rachel Wood


    Directed byMike Cahill

    King of California is a 2007 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Mike Cahill. It is his debut as a screenwriter and director. The film premiered on January 24, 2007 at the 2007...  more

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  • 10

    Digging to China

    Evan Rachel Wood, Kevin Bacon


    Directed byTimothy Hutton

    Digging to China is a 1998 American drama film that marked the directorial debut of actor Timothy Hutton and the screen debut of Evan Rachel Wood. The screenplay by Karen Janszen focuses on the...  more
  • 11

    Running with Scissors

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Alec Baldwin


    Directed byRyan Murphy

    Running with Scissors is a 2006 American black comedy film based on Augusten Burroughs' 2002 memoir of the same name, written and directed by Ryan Murphy, and starring Joseph Cross, Annette Bening,...  more
  • 12

    Asterix and the Vikings

    Evan Rachel Wood, Paul Giamatti

    Directed byStefan Fjeldmark, Jesper Möller

    Asterix and the Vikings is a 2006 French animated feature film, produced in France and Denmark, and directed by Stefan Fjeldmark and Jesper Møller. The story was adapted from the graphic novel...  more
  • 13

    Pretty Persuasion

    Evan Rachel Wood, James Woods


    Directed byMarcos Siega

    Pretty Persuasion is a 2005 American black comedy/satirical film about a 15-year-old schoolgirl who makes an allegation of sexual harassment against her drama teacher. The film's tagline is: "Revenge...  more
  • 14

    The Life Before Her Eyes

    Uma Thurman, Evan Rachel Wood


    Directed byVadim Perelman

    The Life Before Her Eyes is a 2007 American thriller film directed by Vadim Perelman. The screenplay was adapted by Emil Stern from the Laura Kasischke novel of the same name. The film stars Uma...  more
  • 15

    Shark Bait

    Evan Rachel Wood, Andy Dick


    Directed byHoward E. Baker, John Fox

    Shark Bait is a 2006 South Korean-American computer animated film. The plot revolves around Pi and his attempt to win the heart of Cordelia while dealing with a tiger shark who is terrorizing him and...  more
  • 16

    Little Secrets

    Evan Rachel Wood, Vivica A. Fox


    Directed byBlair Treu

    Little Secrets is a 2001 independent comedy-drama film starring Evan Rachel Wood, Michael Angarano, and David Gallagher. It premiered in the Heartland Film Festival in October 2001, and made its...  more
  • 17

    Phantasmagoria: The Visions of Lewis Carroll

    Evan Rachel Wood, Tilda Swinton

    Directed byMarilyn Manson, Roger Avary

    Phantasmagoria: The Visions of Lewis Carroll was a planned fantasy-horror film by Marilyn Manson with Geoffrey Cox and Anthony Silva that had been in development hell since 2004. It would be directed...  more
  • 18

    Down in the Valley

    Kat Dennings, Evan Rachel Wood


    Directed byDavid Jacobson

    Down in the Valley is a 2005 film starring Edward Norton, Evan Rachel Wood, David Morse and Rory Culkin. The film made its debut in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival on...  more
  • 19

    The Upside of Anger

    Evan Rachel Wood, Kevin Costner


    Directed byMike Binder

    The Upside of Anger is a 2005 American romantic comedy and drama film written and directed by Mike Binder and set in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. It stars Joan Allen, Kevin Costner and Evan Rachel...  more
  • 20

    Down Will Come Baby

    Evan Rachel Wood, Meredith Baxter


    Directed byGregory Goodell

    Down Will Come Baby is a true-story American thriller drama based on a book by Gloria Murphy. It was released in 1999 on the CBS network....  more
  • 21

    Battle for Terra

    Evan Rachel Wood, Chris Evans


    Directed byAristomenis Tsirbas

    Battle for Terra, originally screened as Terra, is a 2007 computer animated science fiction film, based on a short film of the same name about a peaceful alien planet which faces destruction from...  more

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  • 22

    High Lonesome

    Evan Rachel Wood, Louis Gossett


    Directed byJeff Bleckner

    High Lonesome is a 1995 western drama film written by H. Haden Yelin and directed by Jeff Bleckner....  more
  • 23


    Al Pacino, Evan Rachel Wood


    Directed byAndrew Niccol

    Simone is a 2002 American science-fiction romantic comedy film written, produced and directed by Andrew Niccol. It stars Al Pacino, Catherine Keener, Evan Rachel Wood, Rachel Roberts, Jay Mohr and...  more

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  • 24

    Get to the Heart: The Barbara Mandrell Story

    Evan Rachel Wood, Dolly Parton


    Directed byJerry London

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