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

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

Examples include I Think Bad Thoughts and David Goldberg.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jena Malone movies?" and "What are the greatest Jena Malone roles of all time?"

Paul Thomas Anderson and Chris Columbus are among those who have directed Jena Malone at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Is Jena Malone your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Devon Aoki and Fairuza Balk films lists too.

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Donnie Darko Drew Barrymore, Ashley Tisdale, Jake Gyllenhaal Donnie Darko is a 2001 American supernatural drama film written and directed by Richard Kelly and starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Drew Barrymore, Patrick Swayze, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Noah Wyle, Jena ...more

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Sucker Punch Vanessa Hudgens, Jon Hamm, Carla Gugino Sucker Punch is a 2011 American fantasy action film directed by Zack Snyder and co-written by him and Steve Shibuya. It is Snyder's first film based on an original concept. The film stars Emily ...more

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Saved! Mandy Moore, Macaulay Culkin, Mary-Louise Parker Saved! is a 2004 American teen comedy-drama film involving elements of religious satire. It was directed by Brian Dannelly and written by Dannelly and Michael Urban. It stars Jena Malone, Mandy ...more

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Into the Wild Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Zach Galifianakis Into the Wild is a 2007 American biographical drama survival film written and directed by Sean Penn. It is an adaptation of the 1996 non-fiction book of the same name by Jon Krakauer based on ...more

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Howl's Moving Castle Akihiro Miwa, Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura Howl's Moving Castle is a 2004 Japanese animated fantasy film scripted and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. The film is based on the novel of the same name by British writer Diana Wynne Jones. The ...more

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Cold Mountain Natalie Portman, Nicole Kidman, Jude Law Cold Mountain is a 2003 epic war drama film written and directed by Anthony Minghella. The film is based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Charles Frazier. It stars Jude Law, Nicole ...more

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Stepmom Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, Ed Harris Stepmom is a 1998 comedy-drama directed by Chris Columbus and starring Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, and Ed Harris. Sarandon won the San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Actress and ...more

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Life as a House Ian Somerhalder, Hayden Christensen, Kevin Kline Life as a House is a 2001 American drama film produced and directed by Irwin Winkler. The screenplay by Mark Andrus focuses on a man who is anxious to repair his relationship with his ex-wife ...more

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Contact Matthew McConaughey, Jodie Foster, Jay Leno Contact is a 1997 American science fiction drama film directed by Robert Zemeckis. It is a film adaptation of Carl Sagan's 1985 novel of the same name; Sagan and his wife Ann Druyan wrote the ...more

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For Love of the Game Kevin Costner, Kelly Preston, J.K. Simmons For Love of the Game is a 1999 American drama sports film based on the novel of the same title by Michael Shaara. It is directed by Sam Raimi and stars Kevin Costner and Kelly Preston. The film ...more

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The Ruins Jena Malone, Bar Paly, Laura Ramsey The Ruins is a 2008 horror film directed by Carter Smith which stars Jonathan Tucker, Shawn Ashmore, Jena Malone, Laura Ramsey, and Joe Anderson. Released in 2008, the American-Australian ...more

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The United States of Leland Kerry Washington, Ryan Gosling, Kevin Spacey The United States of Leland is a 2003 American drama film written and directed by Matthew Ryan Hoge that follows a meek teenage boy, the eponymous Leland, who has inexplicably committed a ...more

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Bastard out of Carolina Christina Ricci, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Laura Dern Bastard out of Carolina is a 1996 film made by Showtime Networks, directed by Anjelica Huston. It is based on a novel by Dorothy Allison and adapted for the screen by Anne Meredith. Jena Malone ...more

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The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys Jodie Foster, Jena Malone, Vincent D'Onofrio The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys is a 2002 independent comedy-drama film directed by Peter Care. The film stars Emile Hirsch, Kieran Culkin, Jena Malone, Jodie Foster, and Vincent D'Onofrio. ...more

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Cheaters Jeff Daniels, Jena Malone, Paul Sorvino Cheaters is an HBO movie released in 2000 that chronicles the story of the 1994–1995 Steinmetz High School team that cheated in the United States Academic Decathlon. It is based on a true story. ...more

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American Girl Alicia Witt, Jena Malone, Brad Renfro American Girl is a 2002 American film directed by Jordan Brady, starring Jena Malone, Michelle Forbes, Brad Renfro, Alicia Witt, and Erik von Detten. The film premiered on October 16, 2002 at ...more

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The Messenger Steve Buscemi, Woody Harrelson, Jena Malone The Messenger is a 2009 war drama film starring Ben Foster, Woody Harrelson, Steve Buscemi, Jena Malone, and Samantha Morton. It is the directorial debut of Oren Moverman, who also wrote the ...more

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The Soloist Robert Downey Jr., Jamie Foxx, Jena Malone The Soloist is a 2009 American drama film directed by Joe Wright, and starring Jamie Foxx and Robert Downey, Jr.. It is based on the true story of Nathaniel Ayers, a musician who developed ...more

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The Ballad of Lucy Whipple is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Jena Malone Movies
The Ballad of Lucy Whipple Glenn Close, Meat Loaf, Jena Malone

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The Book of Stars Jena Malone, Mary Stuart Masterson, Delroy Lindo The Book of Stars is a 1999 American drama film about two sisters, both of whom are on the down slopes of their lives but in entirely different ways. It received its world premiere as part of ...more

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The Ballad of Jack and Rose Daniel Day-Lewis, Camilla Belle, Jena Malone The Ballad of Jack and Rose is a 2005 drama film written and directed by Rebecca Miller, and starring her husband Daniel Day-Lewis; it also stars Camilla Belle, Catherine Keener, Paul Dano, Ryan ...more

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Hitler: The Rise of Evil Liev Schreiber, Julianna Margulies, Peter O'Toole Hitler: The Rise of Evil is a Canadian TV miniseries in two parts, directed by Christian Duguay and produced by Alliance Atlantis. It explores Adolf Hitler's rise and his early consolidation of ...more

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The Go-Getter Zooey Deschanel, Judy Greer, Jena Malone The Go-Getter is a 2007 American independent road film directed and written by Martin Hynes. The film stars Lou Taylor Pucci, Zooey Deschanel, and Jena Malone. In the film, 19-year-old Mercer ...more

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Lying Chloë Sevigny, Leelee Sobieski, Jena Malone Lying is a 2006 American independent experimental film starring Chloë Sevigny and Jena Malone, Leelee Sobieski, as well as Henry Gummer. It was directed by video artist M. Blash. It ...more

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Four Last Songs Stanley Tucci, Jena Malone, Rhys Ifans Four Last Songs is a 2007 British comedy-drama film starring Stanley Tucci, Rhys Ifans and Hugh Bonneville, and written and directed by Francesca Joseph. The film's title is taken from Four Last ...more

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In Our Nature Gabrielle Union, Jena Malone, John Slattery In Our Nature is a 2012 film starring John Slattery and Zach Gilford, directed by Brian Savelson, Seth and Andie had the perfect weekend getaway planned, until an unexpected visit puts Seth's ...more

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The Wait Chloë Sevigny, Jena Malone, Michael O'Keefe The Wait is a 2013 American independent drama directed and written by M. Blash and starring Jena Malone, Chloë Sevigny, Luke Grimes, Devon Gearhart, Michael O'Keefe, and Josh Hamilton. The ...more

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David Goldberg Jena Malone, Kiara Muhammad, Trevor Teichmann David Goldberg is a 2011 short comedy film directed by Ione Skye.

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The Badge Billy Bob Thornton, Patricia Arquette, Sela Ward The Badge is a 2002 mystery-thriller film, directed by Robby Henson and stars Billy Bob Thornton, Patricia Arquette and William Devane.

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Hidden in America Jeff Bridges, Frances McDormand, Jena Malone Hidden in America is a 1996 American television film about poverty in the United States. The film is directed by Martin Bell and stars Beau Bridges, Bruce Davison, and Alice Krige. Bridges plays ...more

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5 Star Day Jena Malone, Julianna Guill, Cam Gigandet 5 Star Day is a 2010 drama film written and directed by Danny Buday.

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Corn Jena Malone, Libby Langdon, Peter McRobbie Corn is a 2004 drama-thriller starring Jena Malone about the dangers of genetically modified food.

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For Ellen Dakota Johnson, Jena Malone, Jon Heder For Ellen is a 2012 drama film written and directed by So Yong Kim.

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Rachel Jena Malone, Wass M. Stevens Rachel is a 2010 drama short film written and directed by Leonardo Guerra Seràgnoli.

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I Think Bad Thoughts Elijah Wood, Jena Malone, Ralph Macchio I Think Bad Thoughts is a 2011 short action film directed by Jason Diamond and Josh Diamond.