List of the best Michael Shannon movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Michael Shannon'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 Shannon movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Michael Shannon movies will be at the top of the list. Michael Shannon has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Michael Shannon movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Michael Shannon films to end the squabble once and for all.
If you think the best Michael Shannon role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Michael Shannon performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.
Items here include everything from Take Shelter to Man of Steel.
"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Michael Shannon movies?" and "What are the greatest Michael Shannon roles of all time?"
- 6824Man of Steel is a 2013 superhero film directed by Zack Snyder, based on the DC Comics... more
- 61208 Mile is a 2002 American hip-hop biopic film written by Scott Silver, directed by Curtis... more
- 4911Revolutionary Road is a 2008 American-British drama film, based on the 1961 novel of the same... more
BugAshley Judd, Michael ShannonBug is a 2006 American psychological horror film directed by William Friedkin. It stars Ashley... more
- 4314Groundhog Day is a 1993 American fantasy comedy film directed by Harold Ramis. A derisive... more
- 4015The Iceman is an American crime thriller film based on the true story of longtime notorious... more
- 4420Take Shelter is a 2011 American drama-thriller film written and directed by Jeff Nichols and... more
- 279World Trade Center is a 2006 disaster drama film directed by Oliver Stone and based on the... more
- 238This film is a 2007 drama film directed by Sidney Lumet. The film was written by Kelly... more
- 2815Pearl Harbor is a 2001 American war film with romance and action elements directed by Michael... more
- 173The Runaways is a 2010 American drama film about the 1970s all-girl rock band of the same name... more
- 134Midnight Special is an American science fiction film written and directed by Jeff Nichols. The... more
- 1810Premium Rush is a 2012 American action-thriller film directed by David Koepp and written by... more
- 158The Shape of Water is a 2017 Spanish-American fantasy romance film directed by Guillermo del... more
- 1812Vanilla Sky is a 2001 American science fiction thriller film directed, written, and... more
- 1812Shotgun Stories is a 2007 drama film about a feud between two sets of half-brothers following... more
- 169Bad Boys II is a 2003 American action-comedy film directed by Michael Bay, produced by Jerry... more
- 80What They Had is a 2018 American drama film directed by Elizabeth Chomko. When her... more
- 125Jesus' Son is a 1999 drama film that was adapted from a collection of short stories of the... more
- 148Cecil B. Demented is a 2000 American black comedy film written and directed by John Waters.... more
- 104The Missing Person is a 2008 comedy-drama mystery film written and directed by American... more
- 149Kangaroo Jack is a 2003 American buddy-action movie from Warner Bros. Pictures, produced by... more
- 105Nocturnal Animals is a 2016 American neo-noir psychological thriller film directed by Tom... more
- 105This film is a 2002 American thriller film directed by Carl Franklin and starring Ashley Judd... more
- 20State Like Sleep is a 2019 American drama film directed by Meredith Danluck. A woman... more