If you like Natalie Portman you should definitely watch our picks for her best movies.
Natalie Portman, born on June 9, 1981 is an actress and filmmaker with dual Israeli and American citizenship. She is considered as one of the most versatile actresses of the new millennium and is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award and two Golden Globe Awards.
10. Annihilation (2018)
Annihilation is a 2018 science fiction horror film written and directed by Alex Garland and starring Natalie Portman, Tessa Thompson, Oscar Isaac, and Jennifer Jason Leigh. Lena, a former soldier and a biologist on a mission to discover the mystery behind her husband’s disappearance, embarks on a journey into an environmental disaster zone but does not find what she wants. However, the team a biologist, an anthropologist, a psychiatrist, a cartographer, and a translator discovers a creature that endangers both their lives and their prudence.
Sci-Fi, Horror | Director: Alex Garland
Watch Annihilation on Netflix: https://www.netflix.com/de-en/title/80206300
9. Hesher (2010)
Hesher is a 2010 dark comedy/drama film directed by Spencer Susser and starring Joseph Gordon Levitt, Natalie Portman, and Devin Brochu. The story revolves around a young man who has lost his mother in an accident and lives with his grandmother and his father. He constantly starts losing the association with his father and the world around him. Additionally, things begin crumbling down further when he meets with Hesher, who promises to make his life even more jumbled.
Comedy, Drama | Director: Spencer Susser
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8. Thor (2011)
Thor is a 2011 superhero film directed by Kenneth Branagh. The cast of characters includes Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Idris Elba, Kat Dennings, and Anthony Hopkins. As the final day arrived, Thor retaliates when the gods’ enemies, the Frost Giants, enter the castle in violation of their agreement. Odin banishes Thor to Earth. At the same time, Loki, Thor’s brother, plans his own misdeeds in Asgard. Thor, now severed from his powers, confronts his greatest intimidation.
Superhero | Director: Kenneth Branagh
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7. Brothers (2009)
Brothers is a 2009 drama thriller film directed by Jim Sheridan and starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Natalie Portman, and Tobey Maguire. Before embarking on his tour in Afghanistan, Marine Captain Sam Cahill, a trustworthy leader and father, welcomes his drifter brother who just got out of prison. Sam’s helicopter is shot down and he is presumed dead. So, his deadbeat brother looks after his wife, Grace, played by Natalie Portman, and his children. When Sam surprisingly returns home, things start turning drastically.
Drama, Thriller | Director: Jim Sheridan
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6. Closer (2004)
Closer is a 2004 drama, romance film directed by Mike Nichols and starring Clive Owen, Natalie Portman, and Jude Law. Alice is a stripper who has moved to London and has an unexpected encounter with Dan on the streets of London. While staring at him, she is abruptly hit by a car. Dan immediately takes her to a nearby hospital and since then, the two enter into a relationship. Over time, Dan’s infatuation towards Alice begins to fade and he forms a new relationship with photographer Anna.
Drama, Romance | Director: Mike Nichols
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5. Garden State (2004)
Garden State is a 2004 drama, comedy, romance film directed by Zach Braff. The cast of characters includes Peter Sarsgaard, Zach Braff, and Jill Flint. Andrew Largeman, who ran away from home, returns to his small town at his mother’s funeral. There, he meets Sam, with whom he feels an immediate connection. Her kindness gives him the courage to open his heart to the real essence of happiness. As he takes a rest from Big Pharma, Large starts paying attention and discovers many facets of life and the harsh reality that it’s futile to flee from oneself.
Drama, Comedy, Romance | Director: Zach Braff
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4. V for Vendetta (2005)
V for Vendetta is a 2005 dystopian political thriller film directed by James McTeigue and starring Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, and Stephen Rea. Following a world war, London is a police state controlled by a dictatorial regime. A soldier of fortune, recognized only by the alias of “V”, uses terrorist strategies to attack the oppressors. A young woman named Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by V, assists him in his mission to bring down the government.
Thriller | Director: James McTeigue
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3. Black Swan (2010)
Black Swan is a 2010 psychological horror film directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Natalie Portman, Vincent Cassel, and Mila Kunis. The story revolves around the production of a ballet in which a ballerina has to play the innocent and fragile white swan as well as the dark and sensual Black Swan. Nina is overwhelmed by a feeling of immense pressure when she finds herself competing for the part with Lily, causing her to lose control of reality and spiral into a nightmare.
Horror | Director: Daren Aronofsky
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2. Star Wars: Prequel Trilogy (1999-2005)
The Star Wars prequel trilogy is a series of epic space-opera films written and directed by George Lucas that was released from 1999 to 2005. The story describes what had taken place three decades before the events of Episode IV A New Hope. They focus on Anakin Skywalker as a Jedi and his mentor Obi-Wan Kenobi. The series shows how the two, now enemies, were once and the tragedy of Anakin’s fall to the Dark Side of the Force. Find out how the Galactic Republic became the Galactic Empire under Sith Lord Darth Sidious.
Space-opera | Director: George Lucas
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1. Léon: The Professional (1994)
Léon: The Professional is a 1994 action thriller film written and directed by Luc Besson and starring Jean Reno, Gary Oldman, and Natalie Portman. Leon lives in New York and is a professional killer. One of his neighbors, Mathilda, is a 12-year-old girl with family problems, one of which is that her father is a petty criminal. One day, a drug kingpin, Stansfield, kills her whole family because of a spate with her father. Mathilda turns to Leon for help and revenge.
Action, Thriller | Director: Luc Besson
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