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

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

This list below has a variety of films, like 12 Years a Slave and Inglourious Basterds, in it. Michael Fassbender has also starred as Magneto in many X-Men movies. 

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

Michael Fassbender is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Quentin Tarantino, Joel Schumacher and Ridley Scott. If Michael Fassbender movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Jessica Chastain and Aaron Eckhart too.

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Shame Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan, Nicole Beharie Shame is a 2011 drama film written by Steve McQueen and Abi Morgan and directed by Steve McQueen. It premiered at the 2011 Venice Film Festival on September 4, 2011.

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12 Years a Slave Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch 12 Years a Slave is a 2013 period drama film and an adaptation of the 1853 slave narrative memoir Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup, a New York State-born free African-American man who was ...more

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Hunger Michael Fassbender, Liam Cunningham, Stuart Graham Hunger is a 2008 film directed by Steve McQueen.

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Jane Eyre Michael Fassbender, Judi Dench, Mia Wasikowska Jane Eyre is a 2011 British romantic drama film directed by Cary Fukunaga and starring Mia Wasikowska and Michael Fassbender. The screenplay is written by Moira Buffini based on the 1847 novel ...more

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Prometheus Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender, Idris Elba Prometheus is a 2012 science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott, written by Jon Spaihts and Damon Lindelof, and starring Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Guy Pearce, Idris Elba, Logan ...more

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Inglourious Basterds Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Diane Kruger Inglourious Basterds is a 2009 German-American war black comedy film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino and starring Brad Pitt, Christoph Waltz, Mélanie Laurent, Michael ...more

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Fish Tank Michael Fassbender, Harry Treadaway, Anthony Geary Fish Tank is a 2009 British drama film written and directed by Andrea Arnold. The film is about Mia Williams, a volatile and socially isolated 15-year-old who lives with her single mother, ...more

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X-Men: First Class Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender X-Men: First Class is a 2011 American superhero film, based on the X-Men characters appearing in Marvel Comics. It is the fifth installment in the X-Men film series. It serves as a prequel to ...more

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Slow West Michael Fassbender, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Ben Mendelsohn Slow West is a 2014 action thriller western film written by John Maclean and directed by John Maclean.

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Steve Jobs Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen Steve Jobs is a 2015 biographical drama film directed by Danny Boyle, based on the biography by Walter Isaacson. Structured into three acts, with each act taking place before a product launch, ...more

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X-Men: Days of Future Past Jennifer Lawrence, Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman X-Men: Days of Future Past is a 2014 science fiction action film written by Jane Goldman, Simon Kinberg and Matthew Vaughn; directed by Matthew Vaughn.

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A Dangerous Method Keira Knightley, Michael Fassbender, Viggo Mortensen A Dangerous Method is a 2011 historical film directed by David Cronenberg and starring Keira Knightley, Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender, and Vincent Cassel. The screenplay was adapted by ...more

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X-Men: Apocalypse Jennifer Lawrence, Channing Tatum X-Men: Apocalypse is a 2016 Action, Adventure, Fantasy film written by Michael Dougherty, Dan Harris, Simon Kinberg and directed by Bryan Singer.

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Frank Michael Fassbender, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Domhnall Gleeson Frank is a 2014 comedy-drama film directed by Lenny Abrahamson and starring Domhnall Gleeson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Scoot McNairy and Michael Fassbender as the title character. The film premiered ...more

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300 Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey 300 is a 2006 American fantasy war film based on the 1998 comic series of the same name by Frank Miller and Lynn Varley. Both are fictionalized retellings of the Battle of Thermopylae which took ...more

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Angel Michael Fassbender, Sam Neill, Charlotte Rampling Angel, also known as the Real Life of Angel Deverell, is a 2007 British film based on the novel of the same name by Elizabeth Taylor, about the life of a fiery and passionate young writer. The ...more

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Centurion Michael Fassbender, Olga Kurylenko, Imogen Poots Centurion is a 2010 British historical action-war film directed by Neil Marshall, loosely based on the legend of the massacre of the Ninth Legion in Caledonia in the early second century AD. The ...more

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Alien: Covenant Michael Green, Jack Paglen (screenplay); Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston Alien: Covenant is a 2017 science fiction horror film directed by Ridley Scott. It is the sequel to the 2012 film Prometheus, the second installment in the Alien prequel series, the sixth ...more

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Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking Michael Fassbender, Rupert Everett, Tamsin Egerton Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking is a British television film originally broadcast on BBC One in the UK on 26 December 2004. Produced by Tiger Aspect Productions, it was written ...more

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Assassin's Creed Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Irons Assassin's Creed is a 2016 action adventure film based on the video game franchise of the same name. Career criminal Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) is rescued from his own execution by ...more

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Eden Lake Michael Fassbender, Kelly Reilly, Jack O'Connell Eden Lake is a 2008 British thriller film written and directed by James Watkins and starring Kelly Reilly, Michael Fassbender and Jack O'Connell.

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Pitch Black Heist Michael Fassbender, Liam Cunningham, Alex MacQueen Pitch Black Heist is a 2011 crime, drama short film written and directed by John Maclean.

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Haywire Michael Fassbender, Ewan McGregor, Channing Tatum Haywire is a 2011 action-thriller film directed by Steven Soderbergh, starring Gina Carano, Michael Fassbender, Ewan McGregor, Bill Paxton, Channing Tatum, Antonio Banderas, and Michael Douglas. ...more

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Blood Creek Michael Fassbender, Henry Cavill, Wentworth Miller Blood Creek, previously known as Creek and Town Creek, is a horror film directed by Joel Schumacher, starring Michael Fassbender as the main antagonist and written by Dave Kajganich. The film ...more

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A Bear Named Winnie Michael Fassbender, Stephen Fry, David Suchet A Bear Named Winnie is a 2004 TV movie written by John Goldsmith and John Kent Harrison and directed by John Kent Harrison.

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Gunpowder, Treason & Plot Michael Fassbender, Robert Carlyle, Kevin McKidd Gunpowder, Treason & Plot is a 2004 BBC miniseries loosely based upon the lives of Mary, Queen of Scots, and her son James I of England. The writer Jimmy McGovern tells the story behind the ...more

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Our Hidden Lives Michael Fassbender

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A Most Mysterious Murder: The Case of Charles Bravo Michael Fassbender A Most Mysterious Murder: The Case of Charles Bravo is a film directed by Michael Samuels released on Oct 16, 2004.

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Wedding Belles Michael Fassbender, Shirley Henderson Wedding Belles is a Scottish-based British television drama first broadcast on Channel 4 in 2007.

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Song to Song Rooney Mara, Ryan Gosling, Michael Fassbender Song to Song is a 2017 drama film written and directed by Terrence Malick. In this modern love story set against the music scene of Austin, Texas, two entangled couples — struggling songwriters ...more

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Jonah Hex Megan Fox, Michael Fassbender, John Malkovich Jonah Hex is a 2010 American post-Civil War science fiction Western film loosely based on the DC Comics character of the same name. Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, the film is directed by ...more

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