Everyone here has heard of this man. And we bet that when you first heard about him, his name was uttered from the mouth of one of your lady friends. Zac Efron is very popular with the girls, and we can understand why. More importantly, though, he has starred in some incredible movies that deserve a watch. Zac Efron movies can range from cute love stories, and entertaining musicals, to dark crime stories. He is an extremely versatile actor able to portray a party-hardy frat boy or one of the most dangerous serial killers to ever walk this Earth.
This brings us to the reason why you have landed on this page. You must be searching for the best Zac Efron movies out there. Well, we have a list of movies that are sure to cure your boredom. If that sounds like what you are looking for, then you have definitely come to the right place. We have gone and gathered what we think are Zac’s best and most entertaining performances for your viewing pleasure. Just keep on reading to find out what incredible movies we have in store for you today!
1. The Greatest Showman
For the first film on this list of Zac Efron movies, we have one that will make you want to join the circus! And let us tell you, it was absolutely incredible. The cast in this movie is perfect and they all give an amazing performance. If you haven’t seen it, give it a watch.
The Greatest Showman Movie Description
P.T. Barnum (Hugh Jackman) has lived most of his life as a nobody. He hasn’t accomplished much of anything throughout his professional years. But Barnum has big dreams and a vision that he will achieve greatness in show business. But, he must overcome his biggest obstacle – not having much of anything to help him start his life of fame and glory. However, Barnum doesn’t let this stop him. He fights with everything he has to make his vision become a reality. Follow the true story of P.T. Barnum’s journey to create one of the most celebrated extravaganzas on Earth.
If you need some laughs, then this hilarious movie will make your day – or night! You will laugh non-stop while watching this. And there is also a second one which will make you laugh just as much! So go and give them a watch.
Neighbors Movie Description
Mac (Seth Rogen) and Kelly (Rose Byrne) have decided to move into the suburbs when Kelly gives birth to their baby daughter. Everything seems nice, and the neighborhood looks like a good place to raise a child. However, everything changes when the Delta Psi Beta fraternity moves in next door. The couple attempts to play it cool and make friends with the fraternity leader, Teddy (Zac Efron). But when things end up too crazy, Mac and Kelly call the cops, which ignites a no holds barred war between the couple and the fraternity.
The combo of The Rock and Zac Efron is fantastic and will give you one hell of an experience. If you want some fast-paced action with a dash of comedy, then you have to give this one a watch.
Baywatch Movie Description
Mitch Buchannon (Dwayne Johnson) leads a team of some of the most elite lifeguards on Florida beaches. Things at the beach have become exceedingly dangerous when drugs begin to wash up on shore. Tagging along as the newest addition of the team, Olympian Matt Brody (Zac Efron) helps Mitch and the rest of the team track down the people responsible. After going undercover, they find out more about a businesswoman who may just bring down the entire bay.
4. The Lucky One
For those of you romantics, this is the movie that you must watch! Especially for all you ladies, you’ll love this one. If you haven’t seen it, then you should definitely give it a watch.
The Lucky One Movie Description
Sgt. Logan Thibault (Zac Efron) returns home after his third tour as a U.S. Marine in Iraq. He believes a picture of a woman he doesn’t even know is the only reason he has survived. When he returns home, he starts his search for the woman and learns that her name is Beth (Taylor Schilling). He quickly takes this opportunity to go and meet her and earns himself a job at her family-owned business. Logan learns that Beth has trust issues but regardless, the two spark up a relationship which may lead to the changes they both need in their lives.
5. Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile
This movie gave us goosebumps the entire time we were watching. The performance that Zac put on in this movie is absolutely terrifying. It’s even more frightening due to the fact it’s all based on a true story! This one is definitely worth a watch.
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile Movie Description
Learn about the story of the notorious serial killer Ted Bundy from a different perspective. See how the life of his girlfriend unraveled throughout her years of dating him and never wanting to believe the horrible things said about him.
6. 17 Again
If you could have a do-over at some point in your life, would you take it and change things? We personally don’t think we would! It makes a great viewing experience, though. If you haven’t seen it, we recommend you do!
17 Again Movie Description
Everyone believed that high school basketball star Mike O’Donnell (Matthew Perry) would end up having a very bright future. But Mike chose a different route. He decided to marry his girlfriend and raise their child. Nearly 20 years later Mike has amounted to nothing and now his marriage is also failing. After making a wish about making different decisions in his past, Mike finds that he has transformed into his younger self (Zac Efron). However, when he begins to make changes, he realizes that what he wants, he already has.
7. High School Musical
For the final film on this list of Zac Efron movies, we have one that may have been released during your childhood or even your children’s childhoods! But one thing for sure, you most likely have seen it or at least heard of it! High School Musical launched Zac Efron’s career and put him on Hollywood’s map.
High School Musical Movie Description
A star athlete at a small-town high school, Troy Bolton (Zac Efron) has fallen for an unlikely girl. A beautiful and nerdy girl named Gabriella Montez (Vanessa Anne Hudgens). They met at a holiday karaoke party when singing together. When they go back to school, the two of them end up auditioning for a school musical. But things go wrong when Sharpay Evans (Ashley Tisdale) becomes jealous and does everything in her power to ensure they don’t land the parts. The two begin to struggle to make the cut in the auditions as Troy has basketball obligations and Gabriella has an academic decathlon.