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  • Filmography | 2010-2019
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    Official Secrets (2019)

    Keira as: Katharine Gun
    Other Cast: Matthew Goode, Matt Smith, Ralph Fiennes,
    Directed by: Gavin Hood
    Release Date:
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    The true story of a British whistleblower who leaked information to the press about an illegal NSA spy operation designed to push the UN Security Council into sanctioning the 2003 invasion of Iraq.

  • Berlin, I Love You (2019)

    Keira as:
    Other Cast: Helen Mirren, Jim Sturgess, Dianna Agron, Luke Wilson
    Directed by: Dianna Agron, Peter Chelsom, and more
    Release Date:
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    Latest installment of the Cities of Love franchise (Paris, je t’aime / New York, I Love You / Rio, Eu Te Amo), this collective feature-film is made of 10 stories of romance set in the German capital.

  • The Aftermath (2019)

    Keira as: Rachael Morgan
    Other Cast: Alexander Skarsgård, Jason Clarke, Kate Phillips, Alexander Scheer
    Directed by: James Kent
    Release Date: April 26, 2019
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    The Aftermath is set in postwar Germany in 1946. Rachael Morgan (Keira Knightley) arrives in the ruins of Hamburg in the bitter winter, to be reunited with her husband Lewis (Jason Clarke), a British colonel charged with rebuilding the shattered city. But as they set off for their new home, Rachael is stunned to discover that Lewis has made an unexpected decision: They will be sharing the grand house with its previous owners, a German widower (Alexander Skarsgård) and his troubled daughter. In this charged atmosphere, enmity and grief give way to passion and betrayal.

  • The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018)

    Keira as: Sugar Plum Fairy
    Other Cast: Mackenzie Foy, Morgan Freeman, Matthew Macfadyen, Helen Mirren
    Directed by: Lasse Hallström, Joe Johnston
    Release Date: November 2, 2018
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    All Clara (Mackenzie Foy) wants is a key, a one-of-a-kind key, that will unlock a box that holds a priceless gift from her late mother. A golden thread, presented to her at godfather Drosselmeyers (Morgan Freeman) annual holiday party, leads her to the coveted key – which promptly disappears into a strange and mysterious parallel world. It’s there that Clara encounters a soldier named Phillip (Jayden Fowora-Knight), a gang of mice and the regents who preside over three Realms: Land of Snowflakes, Land of Flowers and Land of Sweets. Clara and Phillip must brave the ominous Fourth Realm, home to the tyrant Mother Ginger (Helen Mirren), to retrieve Clara’s key and hopefully return harmony to the unstable world.

  • Colette (2018)

    Keira as: Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette
    Other Cast: Dominic West, Denise Gough, Fiona Shaw, Robert Pugh, Eleanor Tomlinson
    Directed by: Wash Westmoreland
    Release Date: November 2, 2018
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    After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as “Willy” (Dominic West), Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Keira Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels. Colette’s fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression.

  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)

    Keira as: Elizabeth Swann
    Other Cast: Johnny Depp, Brenton Thwaites, Javier Bardem, Kaya Scodelario
    Directed by: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
    Release Date: May 26, 2017
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    The rip-roaring adventure finds down-on-his-luck Captain Jack feeling the winds of ill-fortune blowing strongly his way when deadly ghost sailors, led by the terrifying Captain Salazar (Javier Bardem), escape from the Devil’s Triangle bent on killing every pirate at sea—notably Jack. Jack’s only hope of survival lies in the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but to find it he must forge an uneasy alliance with Carina Smyth (Kaya Scodelario), a brilliant and beautiful astronomer, and Henry (Brenton Thwaites), a headstrong young sailor in the Royal Navy. At the helm of the Dying Gull, his pitifully small and shabby ship, Captain Jack seeks not only to reverse his recent spate of ill fortune, but to save his very life from the most formidable and malicious foe he has ever faced.

  • Collateral Beauty (2016)

    Keira as: Amy
    Other Cast: Will Smith, Edward Norton, Michael Peña, Kate Winslet
    Directed by: David Frankel
    Release Date: December 16, 2016
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    When a successful New York advertising executive suffers a great tragedy he retreats from life. While his concerned friends try desperately to reconnect with him, he seeks answers from the universe by writing letters to Love, Time and Death. But its not until his notes bring unexpected personal responses that he begins to understand how these constants interlock in a life fully lived, and how even the deepest loss can reveal moments of meaning and beauty.

  • Everest (2015)

    Keira as: Jan Hall
    Other Cast: Jason Clarke, Josh Brolin, John Hawkes, Robin Wright
    Directed by: Baltasar Kormákur
    Release Date: September 18, 2015
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    Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world’s highest mountain, Everest documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival.

  • The Imitation Game (2014)

    Keira as: Joan Clarke
    Other Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Matthew Goode, Rory Kinnear, Charles Dance
    Directed by: Morten Tyldum
    Release Date: November 28, 2014
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    During the winter of 1952, British authorities entered the home of mathematician, cryptanalyst and war hero Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) to investigate a reported burglary. They instead ended up arresting Turing himself on charges of ‘gross indecency’, an accusation that would lead to his devastating conviction for the criminal offense of homosexuality – little did officials know, they were actually incriminating the pioneer of modern-day computing. Famously leading a motley group of scholars, linguists, chess champions and intelligence officers, he was credited with cracking the so-called unbreakable codes of Germany’s World War II Enigma machine. An intense and haunting portrayal of a brilliant, complicated man, The Imitation Game follows a genius who under nail-biting pressure helped to shorten the war and, in turn, save thousands of lives.

  • Laggies (2014)

    Keira as: Megan
    Other Cast: Chloe Grace Moretz, Sam Rockwell, Ellie Kemper, Mark Webber
    Directed by: Lynn Shelton
    Release Date: October 24, 2014
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    Overeducated and underemployed, 28-year-old Megan (Keira Knightley) is in the throes of a quarter-life crisis. Squarely into adulthood with no career prospects, no particular motivation to think about her future, and no one to relate to, Megan is comfortable lagging a few steps behind while her friends check off milestones and celebrate their new grown-up status. When her high-school sweetheart (Mark Webber) proposes, Megan panics and—given an unexpected opportunity to escape for a week—hides out in the home of her new friend, 16-year old Annika (Chloë Grace Moretz) and Annika’s world-weary single dad Craig (Sam Rockwell). Director Lynn Shelton (Your Sister’s Sister, Humpday) crafts a sweet, romantic coming-of-age comedy about three people who find their lives intertwined in the most unconventional way as they make their way through the imperfect realities of modern-day life.

  • Begin Again (2014)

    Keira as: Greta
    Other Cast: Mark Ruffalo, Adam Levine, Hailee Steinfeld, James Corden
    Directed by: John Carney
    Release Date: June 27, 2014
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    Begin Again is a soul-stirring comedy about what happens when lost souls meet and make beautiful music together. Gretta (Keira Knightley) and her long-time boyfriend Dave (Adam Levine) are college sweethearts and songwriting partners who decamp for New York when he lands a deal with a major label. But the trappings of his new-found fame soon tempt Dave to stray, and a reeling, lovelorn Gretta is left on her own. Her world takes a turn for the better when Dan (Mark Ruffalo), a disgraced record-label exec, stumbles upon her performing on an East Village stage and is immediately captivated by her raw talent. From this chance encounter emerges an enchanting portrait of a mutually transformative collaboration, set to the soundtrack of a summer in New York City.

  • Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

    Keira as: Cathy Muller
    Other Cast: Chris Pine, Kevin Costner, Kenneth Branagh, Lenn Kudrjawizki
    Directed by: Kenneth Branagh
    Release Date: December 25, 2013
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    Based on the character created by bestselling author Tom Clancy, “Jack Ryan” is a global action thriller set in the present day. This original story follows a young Jack (Chris Pine) as he uncovers a financial terrorist plot. The story follows him from 9/11, through his tour of duty in Afghanistan, which scarred him forever, and into his early days in the Financial Intelligence Unit of the modern CIA where he becomes an analyst, under the guardianship of his handler, Harper (Kevin Costner). When Ryan believes he’s uncovered a Russian plot to collapse the United States economy, he goes from being an analyst to becoming a spy and must fight to save his own life and those of countless others, while also trying to protect the thing that’s more important to him than anything, his relationship with his fiancée Cathy (Keira Knightley).

  • Anna Karenina (2012)

    Keira as: Anna Karenina
    Other Cast: Jude Law, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Kelly Macdonald, Matthew Macfadyen
    Directed by: Joe Wright
    Release Date: November 16, 2012
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    At the twilight of an empire, Anna Karenina (Keira Knightley), the beautiful high-ranking wife of one of imperial Russia’s most esteemed men (Jude Law), has it all. But when she meets the dashing cavalry officer Vronsky (Aaron Taylor-Johnson), there is a mutual spark of instant attraction that cannot be ignored. She’s immediately swept up in a passionate affair that will shock a nation and change the lives of everyone around her.

  • Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)

    Keira as: Penny
    Other Cast: Steve Carell, Connie Britton, Adam Brody, Rob Corddry
    Directed by: Lorene Scafaria
    Release Date: June 22, 2012
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    At the twilight of an empire, Anna Karenina (Keira Knightley), the beautiful high-ranking wife of one of imperial Russia’s most esteemed men (Jude Law), has it all. But when she meets the dashing cavalry officer Vronsky (Aaron Taylor-Johnson), there is a mutual spark of instant attraction that cannot be ignored. She’s immediately swept up in a passionate affair that will shock a nation and change the lives of everyone around her.

  • A Dangerous Method (2011)

    Keira as: Sabina Spielrein
    Other Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender, Vincent Cassel, Sarah Gadon
    Directed by: David Cronenberg
    Release Date: November 23, 2011
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    On the eve of World War I, Zurich and Vienna are the setting for a dark tale of sexual and intellectual discovery. Drawn from true-life events, A Dangerous Method takes a glimpse into the turbulent relationships between fledgling psychiatrist Carl Jung, his mentor Sigmund Freud and Sabina Spielrein, the troubled but beautiful young woman who comes between them. Into the mix comes Otto Gross, a debauched patient who is determined to push the boundaries. In this exploration of sensuality, ambition and deceit set the scene for the pivotal moment when Jung, Freud and Sabina come together and split apart, forever changing the face of modern thought.

  • London Boulevard (2011)

    Keira as: Sabina Spielrein
    Other Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender, Vincent Cassel, Sarah Gadon
    Directed by: David Cronenberg
    Release Date: November 23, 2011
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    On the eve of World War I, Zurich and Vienna are the setting for a dark tale of sexual and intellectual discovery. Drawn from true-life events, A Dangerous Method takes a glimpse into the turbulent relationships between fledgling psychiatrist Carl Jung, his mentor Sigmund Freud and Sabina Spielrein, the troubled but beautiful young woman who comes between them. Into the mix comes Otto Gross, a debauched patient who is determined to push the boundaries. In this exploration of sensuality, ambition and deceit set the scene for the pivotal moment when Jung, Freud and Sabina come together and split apart, forever changing the face of modern thought.

  • Last Night (2010)

    Keira as: Joanna Reed
    Other Cast: Sam Worthington, Eva Mendes, Guillaume Canet, Daniel Eric Gold
    Directed by: Massy Tadjedin
    Release Date: May 6, 2011
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    Set in New York City, Last Night is the story of a married couple that is confronted by temptation that may decide the fate of their marriage while apart one night. Joanna and Michael Reed have been happily married for 7 years. Their life together goes smoothly until Joanna meets Laura, the stunningly beautiful work colleague whom Michael never mentioned. While Michael is away with Laura on a business trip, Joanna runs into an old but never quite forgotten love, Alex, and agrees to have drinks with him. As the night progresses and temptations increase for the couple, each must confront who they are inside and outside of their relationship. Last Night is ultimately a film about choices – the choice you make to be with someone, to give yourself physically and emotionally, and how to survive all three.

  • Never Let Me Go (2010)

    Keira as: Ruth C.
    Other Cast: Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield, Charlotte Rampling, Sally Hawkins
    Directed by: Mark Romanek
    Release Date: October 15, 2010
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    In his highly acclaimed novel Never Let Me Go, Kazuo Ishiguro (The Remains of the Day) created a remarkable story of love, loss and hidden truths. In it he posed the fundamental question: What makes us human? Now director Mark Romanek, writer Alex Garland and DNA Films bring Ishiguro’s hauntingly poignant and emotional story to the screen. Kathy (Carey Mulligan), Tommy (Andrew Garfield) and Ruth (Keira Knightley) live in a world and a time that feel familiar to us, but are not quite like anything we know. They spend their childhood at Hailsham, a seemingly idyllic English boarding school. When they leave the shelter of the school and the terrible truth of their fate is revealed to them, they must also confront the deep feelings of love, jealousy and betrayal that threaten to pull them apart.