Entertainment The Best Karen Gillan Movies  

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

This list will determine the best Karen Gillan movies. Most likely, best known for her role as Nebula in The Guardians of the Galaxy and Avengers franchises. With that said, the best Karen Gillan 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 Karen Gillan acted her best, no matter how big or small the role. Outcast is Karen Gillan’s first movie but she has since been in much larger movies such as Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.

This list of Karen Gillan movies also includes The Big Short, Oculus, and The Party’s Just Beginning, which she also wrote and directed.

With so many great Karen Gillan films to choose from, vote up the ones where you enjoyed Karen Gillan 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 Karen Gillan is in the role. Check back in for new and recent movies starring Karen Gillan as they come out so you can vote on those as well.

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Guardians of the Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista
Guardians of the Galaxy is a 2014 American superhero film directed by James Gunn, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) forms a group of intergalactic "bad ...more
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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is a 2017 American superhero film directed by James Gunn, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family ...more
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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is a 2017 American 3D action dark fantasy adventure comedy film directed by Jake Kasdan. Four teenagers discover an old video game console and are literally drawn ...more
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Oculus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Karen Gillan, Katee Sackhoff, James Lafferty
Oculus is a 2013 American supernatural psychological horror film directed by Mike Flanagan. A young woman (Karen Gillan) is convinced that an antique mirror is responsible for the death and ...more
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The Party's Just Beginning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
The Party's Just Beginning Karen Gillan, Lee Pace, Matthew Beard

The Party's Just Beginning is a 2018 British-American comedy drama film, written and directed by Karen Gillan.

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In a Valley of Violence is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Ethan Hawke, Taissa Farmiga, James Ransone
In a Valley of Violence is a 2016 American Western film written and directed by Ti West. A mysterious drifter (Ethan Hawke) and a random act of violence drag a town of misfits and nitwits into ...more
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Alex & the List is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Alex & the List
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7 Days in Hell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Andy Samberg, Kit Harington, Mary Steenburgen
7 Days in Hell is a 2015 mockumentary directed by Jake Szymanski. Tennis champions Aaron Williams (Andy Samberg) and Charles Poole (Kit Harington) are locked in an epic tennis match that ...more
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The Circle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, John Boyega
The Circle is a 2017 science-fiction thriller film directed and written by James Ponsoldt, based on the 2013 novel of the same name by Dave Eggers. The film stars Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, John ...more
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All Creatures Here Below is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Karen Gillan, Jennifer Morrison, David Dastmalchian
All Creatures Here Below is a 2019 American drama film directed by Collin Shiffli. A young couple on the run head to Kansas City while also trying to care for a new child.
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Not Another Happy Ending is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Karen Gillan, Freya Mavor, Henry Ian Cusick
Not Another Happy Ending is a 2013 Scottish romantic comedy film directed by John McKay and stars Karen Gillan, Stanley Weber, and Freya Mavor. Produced by Claire Mundell and Wendy Griffin, and ...more
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Outcast is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Karen Gillan, James Nesbitt, James Cosmo
Outcast is a 2010 supernatural thriller film directed by Colm McCarthy and starring James Nesbitt.
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Avengers: Infinity War is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo
Avengers: Infinity War is a 2018 American superhero film directed by Anthony and Joe Russo. Torn apart after the events of Captain America: Civil War, the Avengers join forces with the Guardians ...more
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The Big Short is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Karen Gillan Movies
Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling
The Big Short is a 2015 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Adam McKay, based on the 2010 book by Michael Lewis about the 2007-2008 financial crisis. A group of investors bet ...more