Leonardo DiCaprio has starred in a ridiculous number of good movies, but which ones are the best Leonardo Dicaprio movies?

Leonardo DiCaprio is one of the most well-known actors working today. He has starred in dramas, comedies, and action films over the years.

Leonardo DiCaprio’s highest-grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions.

Many fans might argue that The Wolf of Wall Street should be in first place on this list, but we want to know what you think!

DiCaprio has been nominated for an Academy Award several times, and finally won an Oscar for Best Actor in 2016 for his performance in The Revenant. If you’re looking for some of his best work outside of The Revenant and Titanic, check out this list!

Best Leonardo Dicaprio Movies

If you are a Leonardo Dicaprio fan, and you have not seen these movies, you need to watch them immediately! You will thank me later.

The Wolf Of Wall Street (2013)

The Wolf of Wall Street is a 2013 American biographical black comedy crime film directed by Martin Scorsese. The screenplay by Terence Winter is based on the memoir of the same name by Jordan Belfort.

It recounts Belfort’s perspective on his career as a stockbroker in New York City and how his firm Stratton Oakmont engaged in rampant corruption and fraud on Wall Street that ultimately led to his downfall.

 Leonardo DiCaprio plays the title role, Jordan Belfort, a Long Island penny stockbroker who served 22 months in prison for refusing to cooperate in a large securities fraud case that involved him and many of his clients.

Jonah Hill plays his business partner and friend Donnie Azoff, Margot Robbie plays his wife Naomi Lapaglia, Kyle Chandler plays Patrick Denham, his boss at investment firm Phillips & Co., and Matthew McConaughey plays Mark Hanna, the FBI agent who tried to bring him down.

Set in 1990s New York City, Jordan Belfort is a hard partying, young stock broker who makes millions off of gullible investors. When Jordan meets Naomi Lapaglia (Margot Robbie) at an infomercial shoot he takes it upon himself to show her how easy it is to lose weight.

The Wolf of Wall Street (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD)
  • The Wolf Of Wall Street - Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Brand New
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill (Actors)
  • Martin Scorsese (Director)
  • English, French, Spanish (Subtitles)
  • English (Publication Language)

The Revenant (2015)

The Revenant is a 2015 western film directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu. It stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson and Will Poulter.

It was the first collaboration of Iñárritu and DiCaprio since 2001’s critically acclaimed film, “21 Grams”.

The film was released on December 25, 2015, in the United States by 20th Century Fox to widespread critical acclaim and grossed over $532 million worldwide.

It is a 2015 western film directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu. It stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson and Will Poulter.

It was the first collaboration of Iñárritu and DiCaprio since 2001’s critically acclaimed film, “21 Grams”. The film was released on December 25, 2015, in the United States by 20th Century Fox to widespread critical acclaim and grossed over $532 million worldwide.

The Revenant
  • The Revenant
  • Paul Anderson, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy (Actors)
  • Alejandro G. Iñárritu (Director)
  • English, French, Spanish (Subtitles)
  • Audience Rating: R (Restricted)

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (2019)

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is a 2019 American biographical crime film co-written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. It stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, Emile Hirsch, Margaret Qualley and Timothy Olyphant.

The film is set in 1969 Los Angeles and follows an aging television actor and his stunt double as they make their way around an industry they no longer feel relevant to. The film pays tribute to the late filmmaker Sergio Leone and features several actors that starred in his films, including Robbie as Sharon Tate.

Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Al Pacino (Actors)
  • Quentin Tarantino (Director) - Quentin Tarantino (Writer) - Quentin Tarantino (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

Inception (2010)

Inception (2010) is a sci-fi action film written, produced, and directed by Christopher Nolan. When it was released on July 16, 2010, Inception became both a critical and commercial success, earning over $828 million worldwide.

A man is offered a chance to have his criminal history erased. Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ellen Page and Tom Hardy star in this thriller from director Christopher Nolan.

Trevor is a skilled extractor who works for a company that steals secrets from people’s minds. He wants to quit, but in order to do so he must do one last job with his team — including his boss, played by Cillian Murphy — to plant an idea instead of stealing one. But what they discover in the brain during their process has shocking consequences.

Gordon-Levitt plays Arthur, DiCaprio plays Cobb and Murphy plays Robert Fischer Jr., the heir to a vast business empire who is targeted by the team for the inception job. The film also stars Marion Cotillard as Mal and Tom Berenger as Cobol Engineering CEO Maurice Fischer.

Dileep Rao portrays Yusuf, a dreamscape architect for Cobb who creates dream worlds for the inception process. Pete Postlethwaite plays Cobb’s father-in-law.

The movie was written by Nolan and his brother Jonathan Nolan; it was Christopher Nolan’s fourth feature film after “Memento,” “Batman Begins” and “The Dark Knight.”

Inception [Warner Ultimate (Blu-ray + Copie digitale UltraViolet)]
  • Italian, German, French, Dutch (Subtitles)
  • Audience Rating: Unrated (Not Rated)


Best Leonardo Dicaprio Movies

Who Is leonardo dicaprio?

Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio was born in Hollywood, California. His mother, Irmelin Indenbirken, is a German citizen, and his father, George DiCaprio, is of Italian and German descent.

He grew up in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Bel Air with his parents and his older brother, actor and model Leonardo DiCaprio .

His father was of Italian descent on his own father’s side, while his mother has German and Austrian ancestry on her own mother’s side. DiCaprio attended private school at Buckley in Sherman Oaks, California .

DiCaprio began appearing in commercials at the age of four. In 1990 he got his break on television when he landed the role of Luke Brower on the soap opera “Santa Barbara”. Arguably now the most popular and bankable star working in Hollywood today, Leonardo DiCaprio has built himself a storied career.



Django Unchained (2012)

Django Unchained (2012) is a classic Hollywood Western of the old days, where the heroes are the good guys and everyone else is evil. The film is pro-slavery and an excellent example of how Hollywood portrays slavery as something that was opposed by a small, but determined minority.

Tarantino’s work therefore fits squarely in with other works on slavery produced by Hollywood, which portray slavery as something imposed on people who were not really interested in it.

Django Unchained has been described as a “serious” movie about slavery; in reality, it is a story about two white people helping their black friend to save his wife from kidnappers.

The film portrays slavery as inhuman, and treats those involved with horror and disgust. In contrast, the slaves themselves are portrayed as passive.

Even worse, they are portrayed as grateful for their fate! A black character states that he was “born into slavery,” thus adopting the racist notion that Africans sold into slavery were happy with their lives.

This ignores the fact that enslavement involved abducting Africans from their homes and countries.

It also ignores the role of American Indians in this process, so keenly encouraged by Thomas Jefferson who urged slave owners to use Native Americans to hunt down runaway slaves.

Django Unchained [Blu-ray]
  • Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio (Actors)
  • Quentin Tarantino (Director) - Stacey Sher (Producer)
  • Audience Rating: R (Restricted)

Shutter Island (2010)

A US Marshal, for reasons unknown, is transferred to Shutter Island to find a missing patient of a hospital for the criminally insane located there.

Shutter Island (2010) is a psychological thriller film directed by Martin Scorsese, written by Laeta Kalogridis and produced by Michael De Luca. It is based on the 2003 novel of the same name by Dennis Lehane.


The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams, and Mark Ruffalo as U.S. Marshals who travel to a remote island in search of a missing patient from a mental hospital early in the 1950s.

Teddy Daniels (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his new partner Chuck Aule (Mark Ruffalo) are called to a remote island in Boston Harbor after starting their investigation of the disappearance of a patient from Ashecliffe Hospital, which houses criminals with mental disorders. 

A woman who identified herself as Dolores Chanal (Patricia Clarkson) claims she has seen Dr. Cawley (Ben Kingsley) and Howard Strorm (Max von Sydow), the two psychiatrists in charge of the hospital, murder an unidentified patient with an injection or syringe and then dump his body into surrounding waters.

Shutter Island [Blu-ray]
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Ruffalo, Emily Mortimer (Actors)
  • Martin Scorsese (Director)
  • Portuguese, French, English, Spanish (Subtitles)
  • Audience Rating: R (Restricted)

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

Catch Me If You Can is a 2002 American biographical crime drama film directed and produced by Steven Spielberg from a screenplay written by Jeff Nathanson, based on the 1990 nonfiction book of the same name by former U.S. FBI Special Agent Joseph F. Campbell.

It is based on the life of Frank Abagnale Jr., who, before his 19th birthday, successfully performed cons worth millions of dollars by posing as a Pan Am pilot, a doctor, and a legal prosecutor.

The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Frank Abagnale Jr. and Tom Hanks as Carl Hanratty, the FBI agent who pursues him. Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen and Nathalie Baye also star.

The film was released in the United States on December 25, 2002. The movie grossed $352 million worldwide.

In 1963 Louisiana, Frank Abagnale Jr. is a teenaged boy whose parents are divorced. Both parents continue to give him unconditional love despite their separation and divorce; he stays with his father Frank Abagnale Sr., who owns an airline catering company that prints out tickets for flights that don’t exist (although they’re paid for by real customers), which gives Frank Jr. the idea to start cashing them.

Catch Me If You Can
  • Polish Release, cover may contain Polish text/markings. The disk has English audio and subtitles.
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks (Actors)
  • Steven Spielberg (Director)
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, French (Subtitles)
  • Audience Rating: Unrated (Not Rated)

The Departed (2006)

The Departed (2006) is a crime drama film directed by Martin Scorsese and written by William Monahan. The film is a remake of the 2002 Hong Kong crime thriller Infernal Affairs, which was directed by Andrew Lau and Alan Mak.

The story takes place in Boston and revolves around an Irish Mob boss, Francis “Frank” Costello, who plants Colin Sullivan, an undercover police officer, within the Massachusetts State Police Department. Both moles spy on organized crime from within their respective organizations and feed information to their superiors.

When Sullivan begins to suspect that Costello is building a criminal empire larger than the police realize, he attempts to warn his superior about Costello’s intentions; however, Costello discovers the ruse, forcing Sullivan to become a mole for Costello within the State Police.

A major development occurs in the middle of the film; it is when Sullivan and Madolyn begin a relationship with each other. This allows more insight into how both characters are feeling and what they are thinking at particular times in the film.

It also allows Madolyn to gain information on how far along Costello has come in his criminal endeavors. Through much dialogue between the two characters, we learn more about their personal lives and how they feel about their own actions as well.

  • Additional Scenes With Introductions By Martin Scorsese
  • Stranger Than Fiction: The Story Of The Boston Mob - The Real-Life Gangster behind Jack Nicholson's...
  • Crossing Criminal Cultures: How Little Italy's Crime and Violence Influence Scorsese's Work
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • English (Subtitle)

The Beach (2000)

One day I was surfing in Thailand and saw some people riding a bamboo raft with a sail on it. It looked like so much fun that I had to give it a try.

After I left, I thought about building a solar-powered craft like that. The idea was to build a boat that was simpler than the one I’d seen and use it to explore the rivers and canals of Thailand.

The Beach is a 2000 film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Alex Garland. Directed by Danny Boyle, it tells the story of a young American backpacker in Thailand who meets a group of ex-pats, including the fugitive Richard (played by Leonardo DiCaprio), who are looking for a legendary beach free from government interference.

The film cost £10 million and was filmed on Ko Phi Phi Ley, an island in Thailand which is in fact part of a national park and is off limits to tourists.

The Beach was nominated for two Academy Awards: Best Cinematography and Best Original Score (John Murphy). It was rated R by the MPAA for “drug content”.

Female on the Beach (Special Edition) [Blu-ray]
  • Joan Crawford, Jeff Chandler, Jan Sterling (Actors)
  • Audience Rating: NR (Not Rated)

The Aviator (2004)

A fictionalized biography of the film producer, aviation pioneer, and United States Air Force Reserve officer Howard Hughes (Leonardo DiCaprio), spanning the decades from the 1920s to the 1950s.

Hughes becomes a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.

The Aviator is a biopic of the first billionaire, aviation pioneer and film producer, Howard Hughes, as told by his closest advisor and executive, Noah Dietrich. This movie starts with the early days of Hughes’ career in Hollywood and goes all the way to his later years as a recluse in Las Vegas.

Told mostly in flashback style, The Aviator covers the period from 1930 to 1947 when Howard Hughes (Leonardo DiCaprio) travels the world for business and pleasure.

He meets many significant figures of that era like Jack Warner (Alan Alda), Charles Lindbergh (James Galdofini) and Katharine Hepburn (Cate Blanchett). And he also meets some beautiful women.

The story is about genius, greed and power. It’s about fame, scandal and excess. It’s about sex, lies and aviators.

But mostly it’s a story about Noah Dietrich (Alec Baldwin) who meets Hughes at a time when everyone thought he was crazy but ends up becoming his confidant.

  • German, English (Subtitles)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • Audience Rating: Unrated (Not Rated)

Gangs Of New York (2002)

Directed by Martin Scorsese, Gangs of New York is a violent but highly entertaining film that recreates the worst slum conditions in 19th century New York.

Set in 1863, it tells the tale of a young man from Ireland who tries to join the infamous gangsters and criminals of the Five Points district. This is not just one man’s story, however:

it is a tale about the battle between two opposing forces in New York at the time. The police are attempting to quell the gangs, led by William Cutting (Daniel-Day Lewis), who controls all the crime and vice in Five Points.

Directed with great expertise by Martin Scorsese and with an excellent performance by DiCaprio as Amsterdam Vallon, this is not one for those who want to watch an action-packed movie without too much intellectual input.

There are no car chases or explosions here, but instead, there is wonderful cinematography and a very interesting storyline that will keep you on the edge of your seat throughout

This film was nominated for 12 Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Director, but did not win any of them. It did win three Golden Globes and it was nominated for three BAFTAs. 

Gangs of New York
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Daniel Day-Lewis, Cameron Diaz (Actors)
  • Martin Scorsese (Director) - Jay Cocks (Writer) - Alberto Grimaldi (Producer)
  • English (Playback Language)
  • English (Subtitle)

J Edgar (2011)

I was expecting a lot of this movie. I’ve always been a fan of biopics and especially one about a man who is so popular in history. J. Edgar Hoover, the first Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, had a long career and played various roles in many major events in American history including stopping anarchist Emma Goldman from entering the United States, investigating the kidnapping and death of Charles Lindbergh’s infant son, and overseeing the “Red Scare” that led to the deportation of alien anarchists or radicals during WWI.

He also led some of his agents to try to hunt down and kill the infamous gangster John Dillinger by putting out an “off-the-record” bounty on Dillinger (which Hoover denied until his death).

Hoover has been portrayed in film before by actors such as James Stewart (in The FBI Story), Don Murray (in Hoover and Nell), Anthony Hopkins (in Nixon), and Liev Schreiber (in The Kennedys).

And there is even a TV series called The X Files, which was created by Chris Carter based on Hoover’s UFO files, which he kept even after his death until they were released in 1975 under orders from President Ford. 

J. Edgar - Triple Play (Blu-ray + DVD + UV Copy) [2012] [Region Free]
  • Actors Leonardo DiCaprio, Armie Hammer, Josh Lucas, Naomi Watts, Ed Westwick, Lea Thompson, Dermot...
  • Director Clint Eastwood
  • Certificate 15 years and over
  • Year 2011
  • Screen 2.40:1

Revolutionary Road (2008)

It’s a romantic drama set in the 1950s and is one of the best films of the decade. It was nominated for four Oscars, but did not win in any category. 

It is not a feel-good film but it is beautifully made, with subtle acting and dialogue.

Tobey Maguire and Kate Winslet star as Frank and April Wheeler (the characters played by John Garfield and Joan Bennett in the original version) who are unhappily married in 1950s suburban Connecticut. Their road to happiness involves infidelity, mental breakdown and tragedy.

Though their marriage was based on love, Frank and April’s relationship has become cold and lifeless. They are now trapped in a passionless union where they have settled for a comfortable existence instead of chasing their dreams.

They have two children – 17-year-old April Jr (Michael Shannon),

who is off to college soon; and 15-year-old Frank Wheeler Jr (Sam Rockwell), who is introverted, mentally slow, an avid reader and frequently bullied at school.

Frank works as a car salesman while April is a housewife who occasionally volunteers at her children’s school – she’s particularly interested in fundraising because she would love to travel abroad. 

Revolutionary Road [Blu-ray]
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Michael Shannon (Actors)
  • Sam Mendes (Director) - Justin Haythe (Writer) - Bobby Cohen (Producer)
  • French, Portuguese, Spanish, English (Subtitles)
  • Audience Rating: R (Restricted)

Titanic (1997)

Titanic (1997) is a movie directed by James Cameron. It is the second highest grossing film of all time and won 11 Oscars at the 1998 Academy Awards, including Best Picture.

The plot is loosely based on the sinking of the RMS Titanic on its maiden voyage in 1912. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Jack Dawson and Kate Winslet as Rose DeWitt Bukater.

The movie was a huge critical and financial success. In fact, it was so successful that it remained the highest grossing film for 12 years until it was finally overtaken by Avatar (2009).

The film cost $200 million to make and took $1,084,672,302 worldwide. Adjusted for inflation this comes to an impressive $1.8 billion.

Titanic opened to positive reviews from critics who praised the performances of DiCaprio and Winslet but criticized the plot as being overly sappy. It also has a large fan base who have studied every detail of the movie.

If you love this movie then you might want to check out some related movies such as The Notebook (2004) which is another romance movie set against a period backdrop or Erin Brockovich (2000) which features Julia Roberts in a story.

  • The disk has English audio and subtitles.
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane (Actors)
  • James Cameron (Director) - James Cameron (Writer) - Al Giddings (Producer)
  • German, English, French (Playback Languages)
  • German, English, French (Subtitles)

Don’t Look Up (2021)

In the film Don’t Look Up, two low-level astronomers must go on a giant media tour to warn mankind of an approaching comet that will destroy planet Earth.

It is discovered by astronomers Randall Mindy (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Kate Dibiasky (Jennifer Lawrence), who then take their findings to the White House and the press, hoping that someone will take decisive action to save humankind.

  • The disk has English audio and subtitles.
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane (Actors)
  • James Cameron (Director) - James Cameron (Writer) - Al Giddings (Producer)
  • German, English, French (Playback Languages)
  • German, English, French (Subtitles)


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