The Best Jim Sturgess Movies 

Updated September 1, 2019 558 votes 213 voters 13.7k views 16 items

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different films, like Cloud Atlas and Mouth to Mouth.

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One Day is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Anne Hathaway, Patricia Clarkson, Jim Sturgess

Released: 2011

Directed by: Lone Scherfig

One Day is a 2011 romance drama film directed by Lone Scherfig. It was adapted by David Nicholls from his 2009 novel of the same name. It stars Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess. Focus Features ...more

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Across the Universe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Salma Hayek, Evan Rachel Wood, Bono

Released: 2007

Directed by: Julie 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 ...more

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21 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, Laurence Fishburne

Released: 2008

Directed by: Robert Luketic

21 is a 2008 American drama film directed by Robert Luketic and stars Jim Sturgess, Kevin Spacey, Laurence Fishburne, Kate Bosworth, Liza Lapira, Jacob Pitts, and Aaron Yoo. The film is inspired ...more

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Upside Down is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Kirsten Dunst, Jim Sturgess, Larry Day

Released: 2012

Directed by: Juan Diego Solanas

Upside Down is a 2012 Canadian-French romantic science fiction film written and directed by Juan Diego Solanas, starring Jim Sturgess and Kirsten Dunst.

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Cloud Atlas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Halle Berry, Tom Hanks, Susan Sarandon

Released: 2012

Directed by: Tom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

Cloud Atlas is a 2012 science fiction film written and directed by Lana Wachowski, Tom Tykwer and Andy Wachowski. Adapted from the 2004 novel of the same name by David Mitchell, the film has ...more

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The Other Boleyn Girl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Natalie Portman, Benedict Cumberbatch

Released: 2008

Directed by: Justin Chadwick

The Other Boleyn Girl is a 2008 historical romantic drama film directed by Justin Chadwick, based on the 2001 novel by Philippa Gregory. 16th-century aristocrats Mary Boleyn (Scarlett Johansson) ...more

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The Way Back is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Colin Farrell, Saoirse Ronan, Ed Harris

Released: 2010

Directed by: Peter Weir

The Way Back is a 2010 epic drama film directed by Peter Weir, from a screenplay by Weir and Keith Clarke. The film is inspired by The Long Walk, the memoir by former Polish POW Sławomir Rawicz, ...more

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Fifty Dead Men Walking ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Rose McGowan, Ben Kingsley, Kevin Zegers

Released: 2008

Directed by: Kari Skogland

Fifty Dead Men Walking is a 2008 English-language crime thriller film written and directed by Kari Skogland. It is a loose adaptation of Martin McGartland's 1997 autobiography of the same name. ...more
Berlin, I Love You is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Helen Mirren, Keira Knightley, Mickey Rourke

Released: 2019

Directed by: Dianna Agron, Peter Chelsom, Fernando Eimbcke, Justin Franklin, Dennis Gansel, + more

Berlin, I Love You is a 2019 romantic drama film, and the fifth installment in the Cities of Love franchise created by Emmanuel Benbihy. Ten stories of romance set in capital city of Germany,
Heartless is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Timothy Spall, Jim Sturgess, Clémence Poésy

Released: 2009

Directed by: Philip Ridley

Heartless is a 2009 British horror film directed by Philip Ridley and starring Jim Sturgess, Noel Clarke, Clémence Poésy and Eddie Marsan.
Legend of the Guardians:... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Helen Mirren, John Cleese, Hugo Weaving

Released: 2010

Directed by: Zack Snyder

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole is a 2010 American-Australian computer-animated epic fantasy-adventure film based on the Guardians of Ga'Hoole series by Kathryn Lasky. Zack Snyder ...more

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Crossing Over is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Harrison Ford, Sarah Shahi, Ashley Judd

Released: 2009

Directed by: Wayne Kramer

Crossing Over is a 2009 American independent crime drama film about illegal immigrants of different nationalities struggling to achieve legal status in Los Angeles, and stars Harrison Ford as an ...more

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Thursday the 12th is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Thursday the 12th Ciarán Hinds, Jim Sturgess, Elizabeth McGovern

Released: 2003

Directed by: Charles Beeson

Thursday the 12th is a 2003 drama film written by Paula Milne and directed by Charles Beeson.
Ashes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Ashes Ray Winstone, Luke Evans, Jim Sturgess

Released: 2012

Directed by: Mat Whitecross

Ashes is a 2012 drama film written by Paul Viragh and directed by Mat Whitecross.
The Browning Version is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Michael Gambon, Albert Finney, Jim Sturgess

Released: 1994

Directed by: Mike Figgis

The Browning Version is a 1994 film directed by Mike Figgis and starring Albert Finney. The film is based on the 1948 play by Terence Rattigan, which was previously adapted for film under the ...more
Mouth to Mouth is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Jim Sturgess Movies
Ellen Page, Jim Sturgess, Agust Diehl

Released: 2005

Directed by: Alison Murray

Mouth to Mouth is a 2005 drama film written and directed by Alison Murray, for which she won the 2005 Grand Chameleon award at the Brooklyn International Film Festival. It is a road movie, shot ...more