Best Ben Whishaw movies

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Best Ben Whishaw movies
We present our ranking of the best Ben Whishaw movies. Do you love cinema? Or are you looking for a movie of your favorite actor to watch tonight? Surely you have some to see or that you did not know yet about Ben Whishaw.

TOP 24:
Stoned
Stoned
Ben Whishaw as: Keith Richards
Genre: Drama
Release: 2005
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.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alfie Allen movies?

TOP 23:
The Tempest
The Tempest
Ben Whishaw as: Ariel
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Release: 2010
An adaptation of the play by William Shakespeare. Prospera (a female version of Shakespeare's Prospero) is the usurped ruler of Milan who has been banished to a mysterious island with her daughter. Using her magical powers, she draws her enemies to the island to exact her revenge.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Djimon Hounsou movies?


TOP 22:
The Trench
The Trench
Ben Whishaw as: Pte. James Deamis
Genre: History, War
Release: 1999
The Trench tells the story of a group of young British soldiers on the eve of the Battle of the Somme in the summer of 1916, the worst defeat in British military history. Against this ill-fated backdrop, the movie depicts the soldiers' experience as a mixture of boredom, fear, panic, and restlessness, confined to a trench on the front lines.

TOP 21:
Little Joe
Little Joe
Ben Whishaw as: Chris
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Release: 2019
Alice, a single mother who is more dedicated to her work as a genetic engineer than to her teenage son Joe, develops a new variety of flower that is supposed to have the ability to make its owner happy thanks to its special chemical properties…

TOP 20:
Enduring Love
Enduring Love
Ben Whishaw as: Spud
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2004
Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident. On a beautiful cloudless day a young couple celebrate their reunion with a picnic. Joe has planned a postcard-perfect afternoon in the English countryside with his partner, Claire. But as Joe and Claire prepare to open a bottle of champagne, their idyll comes to an abrupt end. A hot air balloon drifts into the field, obviously in trouble. The pilot catches his leg in the anchor rope, while the only passenger, a boy, is too scared to jump down. Joe and three other men rush to secure the basket. But fate has other ideas...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Helen McCrory movies?


TOP 19:
A Hologram for the King
A Hologram for the King
Ben Whishaw as: Dave
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2016
Alan Clay, a struggling American businessman, travels to Saudi Arabia to sell a new technology to the King, only to be challenged by endless Middle Eastern bureaucracy, a perpetually absent monarch, and a suspicious growth on his back.

TOP 18:
The Zero Theorem
The Zero Theorem
Ben Whishaw as: Doctor 3
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Release: 2013
A computer hacker's goal to discover the reason for human existence continually finds his work interrupted thanks to the Management; this time, they send a teenager and lusty love interest to distract him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Christoph Waltz movies?

TOP 17:
The Personal History of David Copperfield
The Personal History of David Copperfield
Ben Whishaw as: Uriah Heep
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2019
A fresh and distinctive take on Charles Dickens’ semi-autobiographical masterpiece, The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the 1840s, chronicles the life of its iconic title character as he navigates a chaotic world to find his elusive place within it. From his unhappy childhood to the discovery of his gift as a storyteller and writer, David’s journey is by turns hilarious and tragic, but always full of life, colour and humanity.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Hugh Laurie movies?


TOP 16:
Brideshead Revisited
Brideshead Revisited
Ben Whishaw as: Sebastian Flyte
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
Based on Evelyn Waugh's 1945 classic British novel, Brideshead Revisited is a poignant story of forbidden love and the loss of innocence set in England prior to the Second World War.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Felicity Jones movies?

TOP 15:

Spectre

Spectre
Ben Whishaw as: Q
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 2015
A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Gary Cole movies?

TOP 14:

Mary Poppins Returns

Mary Poppins Returns
Ben Whishaw as: Michael Banks
Genre: Fantasy, Family, Comedy
Release: 2018
In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael's three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she helps the family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mark Addy movies?


TOP 13:

Bright Star

Bright Star
Ben Whishaw as: John Keats
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2009
In 1818, high-spirited young Fanny Brawne finds herself increasingly intrigued by the handsome but aloof poet John Keats, who lives next door to her family friends the Dilkes. After reading a book of his poetry, she finds herself even more drawn to the taciturn Keats. Although he agrees to teach her about poetry, Keats cannot act on his reciprocated feelings for Fanny, since as a struggling poet he has no money to support a wife.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jonathan Aris movies?

TOP 12:

In the Heart of the Sea

In the Heart of the Sea
Ben Whishaw as: Herman Melville
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Adventure, Action, History
Release: 2015
In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex is assaulted by something no one could believe—a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Paul Anderson movies?

TOP 11:

I'm Not There

I'm Not There
Ben Whishaw as: Arthur
Genre: Drama, Music
Release: 2007
Six actors portray six personas of music legend Bob Dylan in scenes depicting various stages of his life, chronicling his rise from unknown folksinger to international icon and revealing how Dylan constantly reinvented himself.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Richard Gere movies?

TOP 10:

Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas
Ben Whishaw as: Cabin Boy / Robert Frobisher / Store Clerk / Georgette / Tribesman
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Release: 2012
A set of six nested stories spanning time between the 19th century and a distant post-apocalyptic future. Cloud Atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual lives impact one another throughout the past, the present and the future. Action, mystery and romance weave through the story as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero and a single act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution in the distant future. Based on the award winning novel by David Mitchell. Directed by Tom Tykwer and the Wachowskis.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Susan Sarandon movies?


TOP 9:

Layer Cake

Layer Cake
Ben Whishaw as: Sidney
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Release: 2004
When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...

TOP 8:

The Lobster

The Lobster
Ben Whishaw as: John
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller, Romance
Release: 2015
In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

TOP 7:

Skyfall

Skyfall
Ben Whishaw as: Q
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 2012
When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Gareth Mallory, the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With MI6 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust: Bond. 007 takes to the shadows - aided only by field agent, Eve - following a trail to the mysterious Silva, whose lethal and hidden motives have yet to reveal themselves.

TOP 6:

Paddington

Paddington
Ben Whishaw as: Paddington (voice)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Family
Release: 2014
A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a new home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family.

TOP 5:

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
Ben Whishaw as: Jean-Baptiste Grenouille
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Release: 2006
Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in the stench of 18th century Paris, develops a superior olfactory sense, which he uses to create the world's finest perfumes. However, his work takes a dark turn as he tries to preserve scents in the search for the ultimate perfume.


TOP 4:

Suffragette

Suffragette
Ben Whishaw as: Sonny Watts
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2015
Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.

TOP 3:

Lilting

Lilting
Ben Whishaw as: Richard
Genre: Drama
Release: 2014
A young man of Chinese-Cambodian descent dies, leaving behind his isolated mother and his lover of four years. Though the two don't share a language, they grow close through their grief.

TOP 2:

Paddington 2

Paddington 2
Ben Whishaw as: Paddington Brown (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Release: 2017
Paddington, now happily settled with the Browns, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy, but it is stolen.

TOP 1:

The Danish Girl

The Danish Girl
Ben Whishaw as: Henrik Sandahl
Genre: Drama
Release: 2015
When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks on a groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.


If you like the best Ben Whishaw movies, then you will also like the best Daniel Craig movies, where many of their films coincide.