Movies Starting with Keira Knightley- from Innocent Lies to Seeking a Friend for the End of the World
You must be familiar with these names like Elizabeth Swann or Cecilia Talli or Jules Paxton if you are a Keira Knightley movie fan. Like many other actress she also started her film career in very early age in “Innocent Lies” but appearance in “Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace” movie as Sabe, (Natalie Portman’s decoy queen) she comes to noticed if film era.
Knightley’s accrual breakthrough role comes with football-themed movie “Bend It Like Beckham” but she became an international celebrity in first three part of “Pirates of the Caribbean” movies. In 2012 she appeared on Anna Karenina From Leo Tolstoy’s classic novel and Seeking a Friend for the End of the World.
This English actress got several Oscar, Golden Globe nomination but didn’t won any of them, although she was honored with a BAFTA Award.
Complete Keira Knightley Movies List:
Debuted by Innocent Lies Keira Knightley acted more than 35 movies. The following is the list of all Keira Knightley movies (including TV series or films) that she appeared in.
- 2012- Anna Karenina, Seeking a Friend for the End of the World
- 2011- A Dangerous Method, Neverland
- 2010- London Boulevard, Last Night, Never Let Me Go
- 2009- The Continuing and Lamentable Saga of the Suicide Brothers, Looking Over: The Edge of Love
- 2008- The Duchess, The Edge of Love
- 2007- Robbie the Reindeer in Close Encounters of the Herd Kind, Silk, Atonement, Pirates of the Caribbean: At Worlds End
- 2006- Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Mans Chest
- 2005- Domino, Pride & Prejudice, The Jacket, Stories of Lost Souls
- 2004- King Arthur
- 2003- Love Actually, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Gaijin
- 2002- The Seasons Alter, Doctor Zhivago, New Years Eve, Pure, Thunderpants, Bend It Like Beckham
- 2001- The Hole, Princess of Thieves, Deflation
- 1999- Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace
- 1998- Coming Home
- 1996- The Treasure Seekers
- 1995- Innocent Lies, A Village Affair
Source: Keira Knightley on IMDb
Top Rated Keira Knightley Movies
There are many films starting Keira Knightley in which she perform awesomely. Below is the list of my personal favorite Keira Knightley movies that she acted so far.
Pride and Prejudice (2005):
Knightley got her first Oscar nomination with Pride and Prejudice along with nine major film awards includes Golden Globe but unfortunately she didn’t won any of them. Keira Knightley acted as Elizabeth Bennet.
The cast of this movie also includes Sam Worthington (as Michael Reed), Eva Mendes (as Laura), Guillaume Canet (as Alex Mann), Griffin Dunne (as Truman), Anson Mount (as Andy), Scott Adsit (as Stuart), Stephanie Romanov (as Sandra), Daniel Eric Gold (as Andy), Justine Cotsonas (as Maggie).
The movie was rated R and directed by Joe Wright. Atonement was released December 7, 2007 and grossed $4,221,866 over the opening weekend and complete grossed $129,266,061 worldwide.
Bend It Like Beckham (2002):
Knightley first come to attention to film industry with Bend It Like Beckham movie where she play the role Juliette/Jules Paxton. She won Golden Wave Award for Best Actress for her role.
Pirates of the Caribbean (2003-2006):
First three movie of Pirates of the Caribbean (i.e. Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End) was Knightley’s most notable performances. She starts along with johnney Depp and Orlando Bloom.
In the forth installment of this squeal named Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Knighlley and Bloom not reprise their roles.
A Dangerous Method (2011):
Biographical movie A dangerous method is Knightleys first collaboration with director David Cronenbergand Keira Knightley play the role Sabina Spielrein.
The movie told us the story about a psychiatrist Carl Jung, his mentor Sigmund Freud, and Sabina Spielrein who face a troubled relationship with a young woman at the eve of World War 1.
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