If you like Zac Efron you should definitely watch our picks for his best movies. Zachary David Alexander Efron, born October 18, 1987 is an American actor and singer.
He began acting in the early 2000s and rose to prominence in the late 2000s for his role as Troy Bolton in High School Musical.
10. That Awkward Moment (2014)
That Awkward Moment is a 2014 romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Tom Gormican and stars Zac Efron, Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Imogen Poots, Mackenzie Davis and Jessica Lucas. Three best friends, Jason, Mikey and Daniel are determined to stay single together because of their pact they once entered into, which includes not seeing women more than twice a week. But that is not as easy as it sounds. The boys have to juggle their single life with their romantic entanglements and it’s going to get awkward.
Comedy, Romance | Director: Tom Gormican
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9. We Are Your Friends (2015)
We Are Your Friends is a 2015 drama film directed by Max Joseph and stars Zac Efron, Emily Ratajkowski, Shiloh Fernandez and Wes Bentley. Aspiring young DJ Cole Carter gets caught between a forbidden relationship with a woman, who is already in a relationship, and the high expectations of his friends, as he tries to find the path in life that leads him to fame and glory. But soon he realizes that he has to choose between love, loyalty and the career he is actually destined for.
Drama, Music, Romance, Comedy | Director: Max Joseph
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8. Neighbors (2014)
Neighbors is a 2014 comedy film directed by Nicholas Stoller and stars Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, Rose Byrne, Dave Franco and Christopher Mintz-Plasse. Forced to live next to a fraternity house, a married couple with a newborn child tries to do anything in their power to take down the troublemakers next door to have a solid night’s sleep back again. While the young men have multiple houseparties during the week, both sides know that this neighborhood isn’t big enough for the two of them.
Comedy | Director: Nicholas Stoller
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7. 17 Again (2009)
17 Again is a 2009 comedy film directed by Burr Steers and stars Zac Efron, Leslie Mann, Thomas Lennon, Michelle Trachtenberg and Matthew Perry. 37-year old-Mike O’Donnell is unsatisfied with how his life ended up, because of some of the choices he made when he was a teenager. One small incident gives him a new chance, turning him into a 17-year-old high school student again. He decides to take this special opportunity to get the life he once wasn’t able to live.
Comedy | Director: Burr Steers
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6. Liberal Arts (2012)
Liberal Arts is a 2012 comedy-drama film directed by, written by, and starring Josh Radnor alongside Elizabeth Olsen, Richard Jenkins, Allison Janney, John Magaro and Zac Efron. 35-year-old admissions officer Jesse Fisher gets himself invited a professor’s retirement party at his old university and quickly falls for the young 19 year old college student, Zibby. They share the same interests in literature and start to build a powerful bond with one another. But can a relationship with a sixteen year age difference work out?
Romance, Comedy, Drama | Director: Josh Radnor
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5. The Lucky One (2012)
The Lucky One is a 2012 romantic drama film directed by Scott Hicks and stars Zac Efron and Taylor Schilling. U.S. Marine Sergeant Logan Thibault travels to Louisiana after serving three war tours in Iraq with one photograph he found of a woman, which he believes was the good luck charm that kept him alive. After searching for this woman specifically, he finally finds her and tries to get to know who he thinks is his destiny. But her former husband won’t make it easy for him.
Drama, Romance | Director: Scott Hicks
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4. Me and Orson Welles (2009)
Me and Orson Welles is a 2008 period drama film directed by Richard Linklater and stars Zac Efron, Christian McKay, and Claire Danes. In 1937, the young aspiring actor Richard is cast in the Mercury Theatre production of “Julius Caesar,” directed by young Orson Welles. Richard is about to rise up fast during this one week experience, battling with romances and the ups and downs of being an actor. Can he fulfil the high expectations of his strict director?
Comedy, Drama, Romance | Director: Richard Linklater
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3. The Disaster Artist (2017)
The Disaster Artist is a 2017 biographical comedy film directed by James Franco and stars him with Dave Franco, Seth Rogen, Alison Brie and Josh Hutcherson. It chronicles the unlikely friendship between budding actors Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestero who are rejected by Hollywood. Disappointed but still hopeful, the two decide to go on an adventure to Los Angeles and produce their own movie, which results in the production of Wiseau’s 2003 film The Room, widely considered one of the worst films ever made.
Comedy, Drama | Director: James Franco
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2. Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile is a 2019 biographical crime thriller directed by Joe Berlinger and stars Zac Efron, Lily Collins, Kaya Scodelario and John Malkovich. The movie tells the story of the serial killer Ted Bundy, who committed several heinous crimes against women, and is mainly focused on his longtime girlfriend Liz, whose life turns upside down when the love of her life gets arrested. She refuses to believe the truth about his secret criminal life and sticks to their relationship.
Thriller, Crime, Drama | Director: Joe Berlinger
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1. The Greatest Showman (2017)
The musical biographical drama tells the story of P. T. Barnum, a penniless orphan who rises to stardom with his imaginative mind and extraordinary talent. Hugh Jackman wows the audience with his outstanding performance as P. T. Barnum. Although it received mixed to negative reviews from the critics, the movie was a huge commercial success. Directed by Michael Gracey and released in 2017, the movie is definitely a must-watch, especially for Hugh Jackman fans.
Drama | Director: Michael Gracey
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