Best Emile Hirsch movies

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Best Emile Hirsch movies
We present our ranking of the best Emile Hirsch 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 Emile Hirsch.

TOP 25:
10,000 Saints
10,000 Saints
Emile Hirsch as: Johnny
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Release: 2015
A sweeping multigenerational story set against the backdrop of the raw, roaring New York City of the late 1980s; adoption, teen pregnancy, drugs, hardcore punk rock, the unbridled optimism and reckless stupidity of the young—and old—are all major elements in this heart-aching tale of the son of diehard hippies and his strange odyssey through the extremes of late 20th century youth culture.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Avan Jogia movies?

TOP 24:
The Outsider
The Outsider
Emile Hirsch as: Paulie Bowers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Release: 2018
A former American G.I. joins a yakuza family after his release from prison in post-World War II Osaka.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jean-Paul Belmondo movies?


TOP 23:
The Motel Life
The Motel Life
Emile Hirsch as: Frank
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2012
A pair of working-class brothers flee their Reno Motel after getting involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kris Kristofferson movies?

TOP 22:
An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn
An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn
Emile Hirsch as: Shane Danger
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Release: 2018
Lulu Danger's unsatisfying marriage takes a turn for the worse when a mysterious man from her past comes to town to perform an event called "An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn: For One Magical Night Only."
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Aubrey Plaza movies?

TOP 21:
Prince Avalanche
Prince Avalanche
Emile Hirsch as: Lance
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2013
Two highway road workers spend the summer of 1988 away from their city lives. The isolated landscape becomes a place of misadventure as the men find themselves at odds with each other and the women they left behind.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Paul Rudd movies?


TOP 20:
The Air I Breathe
The Air I Breathe
Emile Hirsch as: Tony
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 2007
A drama based on an ancient Chinese proverb that breaks life down into four emotional cornerstones: happiness, pleasure, sorrow and love. A businessman bets his life on a horse race; a gangster sees the future; a pop star (Gellar) falls prey to a crime boss; a doctor must save the love of his life.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Cecilia Suárez movies?

TOP 19:
Savages
Savages
Emile Hirsch as: Spin
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2012
Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Zoe Kazan movies?

TOP 18:
Taking Woodstock
Taking Woodstock
Emile Hirsch as: Billy
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Release: 2009
The story of Elliot Tiber and his family, who inadvertently played a pivotal role in making the famed Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the happening that it was. When Elliot hears that a neighboring town has pulled the permit on a hippie music festival, he calls the producers thinking he could drum up some much-needed business for his parents' run-down motel. Three weeks later, half a million people are on their way to his neighbor’s farm in White Lake, New York, and Elliot finds himself swept up in a generation-defining experience that would change his life–and American culture–forever.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Paul Dano movies?


TOP 17:
Imaginary Heroes
Imaginary Heroes
Emile Hirsch as: Tim Travis
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2004
Matt Travis is good-looking, popular, and his school's best competitive swimmer, so everyone is shocked when he inexplicably commits suicide. As the following year unfolds, each member of his family struggles to recover from the tragedy with mixed results.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Michelle Williams movies?

TOP 16:
The Girl Next Door
The Girl Next Door
Emile Hirsch as: Matthew Kidman
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2004
Exceptionally ambitious high schooler Matthew has aspirations for a career in politics when he falls in love with his gorgeous 19-year-old neighbor, Danielle. But Matthew's bright future is jeopardized when he finds Danielle was once a porn star. As Danielle's past catches up with her, Matthew's love for her forces him to re-evaluate his goals.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best James Remar movies?

TOP 15:

Killer Joe

Killer Joe
Emile Hirsch as: Chris Smith
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2011
A cop who moonlights as a hit man agrees to kill the hated mother of a desperate drug dealer in exchange for a tumble with the young man's virginal sister.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Juno Temple movies?


TOP 14:

Alpha Dog

Alpha Dog
Emile Hirsch as: Johnny Truelove
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2006
Johnny Truelove likes to see himself as tough. He's the son of an underworld figure and a drug dealer. Johnny also likes to get tough when things don't go his way. When Jake Mazursky fails to pay up for Johnny, things get worse for the Mazursky family, as Johnny and his 'gang' kidnap Jake's 15 year old brother and holds him hostage. Problem now is what to do with 'stolen boy?'
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Holt McCallany movies?

TOP 13:

The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys

The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
Emile Hirsch as: Francis Doyle
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2002
A group of Catholic school friends, after being caught drawing an obscene comic book, plan a heist that will outdo their previous prank and make them local legends.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kieran Culkin movies?

TOP 12:

The Autopsy of Jane Doe

The Autopsy of Jane Doe
Emile Hirsch as: Austin Tilden
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Release: 2016
Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying secrets.

TOP 11:

Freaks

Freaks
Emile Hirsch as: Dad
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2019
Kept locked inside the house by her father, 7-year-old Chloe lives in fear and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat - or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really happening outside, Chloe soon finds that while the truth isn't so simple, the danger is very real.


TOP 10:

The Emperor's Club

The Emperor's Club
Emile Hirsch as: Sedgewick Bell
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2002
William Hundert is a passionate and principled Classics professor who finds his tightly-controlled world shaken and inexorably altered when a new student, Sedgewick Bell, walks into his classroom. What begins as a fierce battle of wills gives way to a close student-teacher relationship, but results in a life lesson for Hundert that will still haunt him a quarter of a century later.

TOP 9:

The Chinese Widow

The Chinese Widow
Original Title: 烽火芳菲
Emile Hirsch as: Jack Turner
Genre: Drama, Romance, History, War
Release: 2017
It’s 1941 and the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor has destroyed America’s morale. The US President Franklin D. Roosevelt then decides to risk it all by bombing Tokyo and raise more hope for his citizens. After completing its mission, a unit of the US Air Force is forced to make an emergency landing in China. Its commander Jack Turner (Emilie Hirsch) barely survives but gets rescued by Ying (Crystal Liu), a local widow who will stop at nothing to hide him from the Japanese occupant.

TOP 8:

The Mudge Boy

The Mudge Boy
Emile Hirsch as: Duncan Mudge
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release: 2003
Duncan Mudge, mid-teens, lives apart from his rural world populated by his distant father and rough local kids. His main companionship is a chicken left after his mother's death until the neighbor's son befriends him.

TOP 7:

Lords of Dogtown

Lords of Dogtown
Emile Hirsch as: Jay Adams
Genre: Action, Drama
Release: 2005
"Lords of Dogtown" tells the radical true story behind three teenage surfers from Venice Beach, California, who took skateboarding to the extreme and changed the world of sports forever. Stacy Peralta (John Robinson, Elephant), Tony Alva (Victor Rasuk, Raising Victor Vargas) and Jay Adams (Emile Hirsch, The Girl Next Door) are the Z-Boys, a bunch of nobodies until they create a new style of skateboarding that becomes a worldwide phenomenon. But when their hobby becomes a business, the success shreds their friendship. Directed by Catherine Hardwicke (Thirteen) and written by Stacy Peralta, Lords of Dogtown is "...a dazzling daredevil ride." (Peter Travers, Rollng Stone)

TOP 6:

Milk

Milk
Emile Hirsch as: Cleve Jones
Genre: History, Drama
Release: 2008
The true story of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay man ever elected to public office. In San Francisco in the late 1970s, Harvey Milk becomes an activist for gay rights and inspires others to join him in his fight for equal rights that should be available to all Americans.


TOP 5:

Lone Survivor

Lone Survivor
Emile Hirsch as: Petty Officer Second Class Danny Dietz
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Release: 2013
Four Navy SEALs on a covert mission to neutralize a high-level Taliban operative must make an impossible moral decision in the mountains of Afghanistan that leads them into an enemy ambush. As they confront unthinkable odds, the SEALs must find reserves of strength and resilience to fight to the finish.

TOP 4:

Twice Born

Twice Born
Original Title: Venuto al mondo
Emile Hirsch as: Diego
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Release: 2012
Full-throttle melodrama about an ill-starred romance set against the backdrop of the siege of Sarajevo. A mother brings her teenage son to Sarajevo, where his father died in the Bosnian conflict years ago.

TOP 3:

Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Emile Hirsch as: Jay Sebring
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2019
Los Angeles, 1969. TV star Rick Dalton, a struggling actor specializing in westerns, and stuntman Cliff Booth, his best friend, try to survive in a constantly changing movie industry. Dalton is the neighbor of the young and promising actress and model Sharon Tate, who has just married the prestigious Polish director Roman Polanski…

TOP 2:

I Am Heath Ledger

I Am Heath Ledger
Emile Hirsch as: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2017
The life and career of an actor, artist, and icon. His own journey through his own camera.

TOP 1:

Into the Wild

Into the Wild
Emile Hirsch as: Christopher McCandless / Alexander Supertramp
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Release: 2007
After graduating from Emory University in 1992, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity, and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness.



If you like the best Emile Hirsch movies, then you will also like the best Paul Dano movies, where many of their films coincide.