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The Best Gemma Chan Movies  

Ranker Film
42 votes 11 voters 14 items

List Rules Vote for your favorite Gemma Chan movies, regardless of critic reviews or how big the role was.

This list will determine the best Gemma Chan movies. Most likely, best known for her role as Astrid Young Teo in the smash hit Crazy Rich Asians, Gemma Chan also has quite the filmography including Captain Marvel. With that said, the best Gemma Chan performances will not necessarily come from the greatest movies but most of the time the answer is the same. Therefore, vote up the movies where Gemma Chan acted her best, no matter how big or small the role. Exam is Gemma Chan’s first movie but she has since been in much larger movies such as the aforementioned Captain Marvel.

This list of Gemma Chan movies includes Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, Transformers: The Last Knight, and Stratton.

With so many great Gemma Chan films to choose from, vote up the ones where you enjoyed Gemma Chan the most to make sure it makes it to the top of the list. Her filmography consists of both dramatic and comedic roles so vote up the movies on the list below not based on how good the movie is but based on how good Gemma Chan is in the role. Check back in for new and recent movies starring Gemma Chan as they come out so you can vote on those as well.

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Captain Marvel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Captain Marvel Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn
Captain Marvel is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, based on the Marvel Comics character. In 1995, former U.S. Air Force fighter pilot Carol Danvers (Brie ...more
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Crazy Rich Asians is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan
Crazy Rich Asians is a 2018 American film directed by Jon M. Chu, based on the novel by Kevin Kwan. American-born Chinese economics professor Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) accompanies her boyfriend ...more
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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Keira Knightley, Kevin Costner, Chris Pine
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit is a 2014 American action thriller film, directed by Kenneth Branagh. Chris Pine, Kevin Costner, Branagh, and Keira Knightley star in leading roles. The film features ...more
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Exam is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Gemma Chan, Colin Salmon, Jimi Mistry
Exam is a 2009 British psychological thriller film written by Simon Garrity and Stuart Hazeldine, directed by Stuart Hazeldine and starring Colin Salmon, Chris Carey, Jimi Mistry, Luke Mably, ...more
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Pimp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Billy Boyd, Danny Dyer, Martin Compston
Pimp is a British thriller film in the mockumentary vein of Man Bites Dog, it was released in cinemas on 21 May 2010. It is written, produced and directed by Robert Cavanah who also plays the ...more
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Mary Queen of Scots is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie, David Tennant
Mary Queen of Scots is a 2018 British-American historical drama film directed by Josie Rourke, based on John Guy's biography My Heart Is My Own: The Life of Mary Queen of Scots. After failing to ...more
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Shanghai is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
John Cusack, Gong Li, David Morse
Shanghai is a 2010 American mystery/thriller neo-noir film directed by Mikael Håfström, starring John Cusack and Gong Li. The film was released in China on June 17, 2010. It has never ...more
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Stratton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Stratton Dominic Cooper, Gemma Chan, Austin Stowell
Stratton is a 2017 British action thriller film directed by Simon West, based on the novel series by Duncan Falconer. A British Special Boat Service operator (Dominic Cooper) tracks down an ...more
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, with Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is a 2016 fantasy film directed by David Yates, based on the 2001 book by J. K. Rowling. The adventures of writer Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) in New ...more
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Transformers: The Last Knight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Mark Wahlberg, Josh Duhamel, Stanley Tucci
Transformers: The Last Knight is a 2017 American science-fiction action film directed by Michael Bay, based on the toy line, and the fifth film in the series. With Optimus Prime gone, the ...more
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Families is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Families
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Submarine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Ben Stiller, Paddy Constantine, Sally Hawkins
Submarine is a 2010 coming-of-age comedy-drama film adapted from the 2008 novel of the same name by Joe Dunthorne. The film was written and directed by Richard Ayoade, and starred Craig Roberts, ...more
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The Double is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska, Wallace Shawn
The Double is a 2013 British black comedy film written and directed by Richard Ayoade and starring Jesse Eisenberg and Mia Wasikowska. The film is based on the novella The Double by Fyodor ...more
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London Fields is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Gemma Chan Movies
Billy Bob Thornton, Amber Heard, Jim Sturgess
London Fields is a 2018 mystery thriller film directed by Mathew Cullen, based on the 1989 novel by Martin Amis. Living with a dark premonition of her impending death by murder, clairvoyant ...more