Ezra Miller is a talented actor and singer who was born in New Jersey on September 30, 1992. He began his acting career in 2008 and has now established a successful career in the film industry. He has starred in many amazing films that have been both critically and commercially successful. Personally, he has also received great critical acclaim for his performances and has been nominated for many awards, five of which he has won. Here are the five best films of Ezra Miller’s career so far.
1. Perks of Being a Wallflower
This is a coming-of-age film that is based on the 1999 novel of the same name by Stephen Chbosky, who also wrote the screenplay and directed this 2012 film. The film revolves around the themes of depression and building relationships. Co-starring in this film were Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, Mae Whittman, Kate Walsh, Dylan McDermott, Joan Cusack and Paul Rudd. Ezra Miller plays the role of Patrick.
2. Justice League
This is a superhero film that was released in 2017. It is based on the DC Comics superhero team of the same name. Ezra Miller plays Barry Allen/ The Flash, which is a role he played as a cameo in two previous DC Comics films. The film also starred Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Jason Mamoa, and Ray Fisher. It was directed by Zack Snyder and written by Joss Whedon and Chris Terrio. This movie grossed $657.9 million against a budget of $300 million.
3. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
This 2016 fantasy film was written by J.K. Rowling and directed by David Yates. It is a prequel and spinoff to the Harry Potter series of films. Ezra Miller plays the role of Credence Barebone. Others who star in this movie include Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterstone, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, and Samantha Morton. This movie was a huge commercial success as it was made on a budget of $180 million and grossed $814 million at the worldwide box office.
4. The Stamford Prison Experiment
‘The Stamford Experiment’ is a 2015 thriller film that is based on the real-life psychology experiment about the perception of power that took place in 1971. The film was written by Tim Talbott and directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez. Ezra Miller played the role of one of the prisoners, Daniel Culp. The film also starred Billy Crudup, Michael Angarano, Tye Sheridan, Keir Gilchrist, and Olivia Thirlby. Although this film was not particularly commercially successful, critics gave it positive reviews and commended the acting, the screenplay, and the direction.
‘Trainwreck’ is a romantic comedy film that was directed by Judd Apatow and released in 2015. The film was written by Amy Schumer who also starred in the lead role of a young magazine writer who is a free-spirited party girl before embarking on her first serious relationship. Ezra Miller plays the role of Donald. The movie grossed $140.8 million against a budget of $35 million.