Best Movies of Ben Whishaw

Paddington 2 (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 173 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 88 | Earnings: $38.71M

Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen.


The Danish Girl (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 154 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $12.71M

A fictitious love story loosely inspired by the lives of Danish artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.


Bright Star (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 153 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $4.44M

The three-year romance between 19th-century poet John Keats and Fanny Brawne near the end of his life.


Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 152 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 56 | Earnings: $2.21M

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent.


I'm Not There. (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 150 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $4.00M

Ruminations on the life of Bob Dylan, where six characters embody a different aspect of the musician's life and work.


Lilting (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 133 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $0.02M

A young man of Chinese-Cambodian descent dies, leaving behind his isolated mother and his 4-year male lover, who grieve but don't speak a lick of each other's language.


In the Heart of the Sea (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 130 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: $24.99M

A recounting of a New England whaling ship's sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick.


A Hologram for the King (2016)

Aggregate Rating: 123 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: $4.20M

A failed American sales rep looks to recoup his losses by traveling to Saudi Arabia and selling his company's product to a wealthy monarch.


Little Joe (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 119 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: null

Alice, a single mother, is a dedicated senior plant breeder at a corporation engaged in developing new species. Against company policy, she takes one home as a gift for her teenage son and names it after him but soon starts fearing it.


Stoned (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 99 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 41 | Earnings: null

A chronicle of the sordid life and suspicious death of Rolling Stones co-founder Brian Jones, who was found in the bottom of his swimming pool weeks after being let go from the band.


My Brother Tom (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 71 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A teenage girl, Jessica, befriends a teenage boy called Tom, who is bullied by a local gang. She is abused by Jack, who is both her neighbour and school teacher, and Tom is sexually abused ...


Surge (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Set over 24 hours in London, SURGE is a stripped back thriller about a man who goes on a bold and reckless journey of self-liberation.