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List of Angelina Jolie Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Changeling (2008)
147
21
Changeling
R
147
21

A film that explores the dark themes of child endangerment, political corruption, female disempowerment, and mistreatment of mental health patients, Changeling follows the story of a woman who is deemed “delusional” for rightfully questioning police authority in a case concerning her missing son. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Christine Collins
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Mystery, History, Thriller, Biography
Star Cast:
John Malkovich, Gattlin Griffith, Michelle Gunn, Michael Kelly, Jan Devereaux
2. Maleficent (2014)
141
13
Maleficent
PG
141
13

A powerful winged fairy living in a magical forest is betrayed by her true love in his ambition to be king. She becomes the witch of her dark kingdom, Maleficent, and puts a curse on the new king's infant daughter that only true love could break. However, she gradually grows attached to the princess and regrets her decision.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Maleficent
Director:
Robert Stromberg
Genres:
Fantasy, Action, Family, Adventure, Romance
Star Cast:
Elle Fanning, Brenton Thwaites, Sharlto Copley, Lesley Manville, Imelda Staunton
3. Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
161
24
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
PG-13
161
24

John and Jane Smith, an apparently normal couple with a dull married life, suddenly discover that both are working as assassins for rival firms after being assigned the same target. Their target escapes in the ensuing confusion, and they are given one final assignment by their respective agencies: to kill the other Smith.

As:
Cast
Role:
Jane Smith
Director:
Doug Liman
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller, Comedy, Romance
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Fight
4. Salt (2010)
137
15
Salt
PG-13
137
15

A Russian defector, Orlov, turns himself in to CIA and accuses Evelyn Salt of being a Russian sleeper agent who will kill Russian president Boris Matveyev at the funeral of American Vice president. Consequently Evelyn Salt, a CIA agent, is forced to escape and now has to prove her innocence, protect her husband and uncover the conspiracy.

As:
Cast
Role:
Evelyn Salt
Director:
Phillip Noyce
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Liev Schreiber, Corey Stoll, Yara Shahidi, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Daniel Olbrychski, August Diehl
5. Wanted (2008)
126
25
Wanted
R
126
25

Wesley Gibson, an abused office worker frustrated with his job and personal life, learns that his estranged father was an assassin and was recently killed by a hitman named Cross, who is now after him. Rescued by the sexy assassin Fox, he must learn the ropes of the trade to be able to face Cross himself.

As:
Cast
Role:
Fox
Director:
Timur Bekmambetov
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Morgan Freeman, James McAvoy, Chris Pratt, Terence Stamp, Thomas Kretschmann
6. Original Sin (2001)
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32
Original Sin
147
32

When Cuban businessman, Luis Vargas, meets his mail-order bride, Julia Russell, he falls crazily in love with her and after marriage, grants her access to his money. But she is not what she seems to be. With her lover Billy, she had planned the con-game to steal his money. What she did not plan was, to fall in love with the man.

As:
Cast
Role:
Julia Russell / Bonny Castle
Director:
Michael Cristofer
Genres:
Mystery, Romance, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Antonio Banderas, Thomas Jane, Jack Thompson, Gregory Itzin
7. Girl, Interrupted (1999)
90
15
Girl, Interrupted
R
90
15

This psychological drama, based on author Susanna Kaysen's memoir, is an account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital following a nervous breakdown when she was 18 years old. Diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, she struggles to cope with her stay at the institution with fellow patients, especially the controlling sociopath Lisa.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lisa
Director:
James Mangold
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Awards:
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
8. Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
112
14
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
PG-13
112
14

The live-action adaptation is based on one of the most successful interactive video games featuring the titular character Lara Croft. Lara must retrieve the mysterious artifact, the Triangle of Light from the Illuminati and their agent Manfred Powell. She has to destroy it before they can use its power. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lara Croft
Director:
Simon West
Genres:
Adventure, Thriller, Action, Fantasy
Star Cast:
9. The Bone Collector (1999)
81
11
The Bone Collector
R
81
11

The Bone Collector is a crime-thriller that revolves around a paraplegic detective and a newly recruited patrol officer, with great forensic skills, who set about solving a series of grisly murders committed by a psychopath who leaves gruesome clues at every crime scene. Starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie, this film has a lot of drama and gory violence too.

As:
Cast
Role:
Amelia Donaghy
Director:
Phillip Noyce
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Denzel Washington, Queen Latifah, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Rooker, Michael McGlone
10. Taking Lives (2004)
98
25
Taking Lives
R
98
25

Serial killer, Martin Asher, has been impersonating his victims as he makes his way across North America. When FBI profiler Illeana Scott is asked to profile the killer by Montreal Inspector Leclair, she becomes close to art dealer James Costa, who was an eyewitness to Martin’s last murder. But when James becomes Martin’s next target, sinister secrets are revealed. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Illeana
Director:
D.J. Caruso
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Mystery
11. Unbroken (2014)
59
10
Unbroken
PG-13
59
10

A record holder Olympic athlete, Louis Zamperini joins WWII. His aircraft crash lands into ocean and survives an attack by a Japanese plane. After 47 days on the raft, he and his friend Phil are captured by Japanese Navy and sent to separate prison camps as POW. A ruthless prison guard Mutsuhiro Watanabe tortures and tries to break Louis, but he is far stronger.

As:
Producer, Director
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
War, Drama, Sport, Biography
Star Cast:
Jai Courtney, Jack O'Connell, Domhnall Gleeson, Garrett Hedlund, Miyavi, Finn Wittrock
12. Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)
66
11
Gone in Sixty Seconds
PG-13
66
11

Reformed car thief Memphis Raines is forced out of retirement after crime lord Raymond Calitri threatens to kill his brother following a botched car theft. Tasked with stealing 50 luxury cars within 3 days, he must assemble his former associates and pull off the perfect heist while fending off the police and a rival gang.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sara 'Sway' Wayland
Director:
Dominic Sena
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Nicolas Cage, Giovanni Ribisi, Vinnie Jones, Robert Duvall, T.J. Cross, William Lee Scott
13. The Tourist (2010)
76
12
The Tourist
PG-13
76
12

When Frank Tupelo meets a beautiful woman, Elise, on board a train to Venice, he takes it as a chance encounter. However, soon he finds himself being chased by Inspector John Acheson as well as a mobster, Reginald Shaw, both of who believe that he is the wanted Alexander Pearce who has undergone a surgery to change his face.

As:
Cast
Role:
Elise Clifton-Ward
Director:
Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Genres:
Action, Romance, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
14. Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
77
7
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
PG-13
77
7

The sequel to Lara Croft: Tomb Raider follows badass archeologist Lara Croft on her quest to find Pandora’s box which contains deadly organisms capable of killing millions. She is in a race against time to stop criminals Jonathan Reiss and Chen Lo from finding and using the box for evil. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Lara Croft
Director:
Jan de Bont
Genres:
Fantasy, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Gerard Butler, Noah Taylor, Ciarán Hinds, Chris Barrie
15. Beyond Borders (2003)
54
13
Beyond Borders
R
54
13

Beyond Borders is a romantic adventure drama film which tells the story of a married woman who meets a renegade doctor and decides to help him in his relief mission in war-torn Africa. They soon find themselves in a dangerous mission to help humanity from poverty and war.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sarah Jordan
Director:
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, War, Romance
Star Cast:
Clive Owen, Teri Polo, Linus Roache, Noah Emmerich
17. Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)
24
0
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
PG
24
0

Maleficent alienates herself from her goddaughter Aurora as she is opposed to her engagement with Prince Philip. But they are unaware of the fact that an enemy is lurking  nearby who wants to take advantage of their quarrel and destroy everything dear to them.

As:
Cast
Role:
Maleficent
Director:
Joachim Rønning
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Michelle Pfeiffer, Elle Fanning, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sam Riley
18. Hackers (1995)
42
8
Hackers
PG-13
42
8

The film tells the story of a young boy Dade, who is banned from using computers till the age of 18, due to this childhood pranks. However, he eventually discovers a sinister plot of an evil genius to unleash a lethal virus. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Kate
Director:
Iain Softley
Genres:
Crime, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Penn Jillette, Lorraine Bracco, Marc Anthony, Jonny Lee Miller, Jesse Bradford, Matthew Lillard, Laurence Mason
19. Foxfire (1996)
37
9
Foxfire
R
37
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Legs Sadovsky
Director:
Annette Haywood-Carter
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hedy Burress, Jenny Lewis, Jenny Shimizu, Sarah Rosenberg
20. The Good Shepherd (2006)
24
10
The Good Shepherd
R
24
10

A fictionalized retelling of the birth of the CIA, the movie revolves around the life of CIA officer Edward Wilson.  While his methods become popular in the CIA, he has to contend with KGB agents and double-agents. Unfortunately, his dedication to duty will test his dedication to his family. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Margaret 'Clover' Russell
Director:
Genres:
Drama, History, Thriller
21. A Mighty Heart (2007)
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11
A Mighty Heart
R
23
11

Based on real events, A Mighty Heart is a historical suspense drama film, which tells the story of Mariane, a pregnant woman married to a journalist named Daniel Pearl. Pearl, who worked for the Wall Street Journal, was kidnapped by supporters of terrorist Omar Saeed Sheikh, after which Marianne starts trying to find him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mariane Pearl
Director:
Michael Winterbottom
Genres:
Biography, War, Drama, History, Thriller
Star Cast:
Archie Panjabi, Dan Futterman, Mohammed Afzal, Mushtaq Khan
22. Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)
31
8
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow
PG
31
8

When giant robots start attacking his city, Sky Captain Joe Sullivan fights them off using his private air force called the Flying Legion. But with the looming threat of the mysterious scientist, Dr. Totenkopf, and his robots, Joe has to team up with reporter Polly Perkins to stop Totenkopf from destroying all of humanity.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Kerry Conran
Genres:
Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
23. Pushing Tin (1999)
23
6
Pushing Tin
R
23
6

An air traffic controller is known to be the best in the business, but his status is threatened when there is a newcomer. Their feud eventually goes beyond their workspace and it also threatens their personal lives and relationships.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Bell
Director:
Mike Newell
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
24. Life or Something Like It (2002)
28
9
Life or Something Like It
PG-13
28
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Lanie Kerrigan
Director:
Stephen Herek
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Edward Burns, Tony Shalhoub, Christian Kane, James Gammon
26. Alexander (2004)
28
10
Alexander
R
28
10

The movie follows Alexander the Great from his childhood and continues till his adventurous life comes to end with his death at the age of thirty two. When he becomes the King of Macedonia, he starts off an expedition to conquer the world – Persia, Egypt, Afghanistan and India. His relationships with his parents Philips and Olympias; friend Hephaistion and wife Roxana are also explored.

As:
Cast
Role:
Olympias
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, War, Biography, History, Action, Drama
27. By the Sea (2015)
26
11
By the Sea
R
26
11
As:
Cast, Producer, Director, Writer
Role:
Vanessa
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Brad Pitt, Mélanie Laurent, Melvil Poupaud, Niels Arestrup
29. Mojave Moon (1996)
14
5
Mojave Moon
R
14
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Eleanor 'Elie' Rigby
Director:
Kevin Dowling
Genres:
Thriller, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Danny Aiello, Alfred Molina, Anne Archer, Michael Biehn
30. Lookin' to Get Out (1982)
11
11
Lookin' to Get Out
R
11
11

Alex has lost $10,000 in a poker game in New York. Realizing that he cannot pay it back, he moves to Las Vegas with his friend Jerry, hoping to amass enough cash so that he can pay back his debtors, Joey and Harry. Sure enough, they win a $500,000 victory at the tables; but what follows is not what they have planned for. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Hal Ashby
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jon Voight, Ann-Margret, Burt Young, Bert Remsen
32. Hell's Kitchen (1998)
13
4
Hell's Kitchen
R
13
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Gloria
Director:
Tony Cinciripini
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Mekhi Phifer, Rosanna Arquette, William Forsythe, Johnny Whitworth
33. In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)
13
11
In the Land of Blood and Honey
R
13
11

During the Bosnian War, Daniel, a soldier who is fighting for the Serbs, meets his former lover Ajla, a Bosnian, as a captive in the camp that he is overseeing.   

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
Drama, Romance, War
Star Cast:
Zana Marjanovic, Goran Kostic, Rade Serbedzija, Vanessa Glodjo, Nikola Djuricko
34. First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers (2017)
18
7
First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers
18
7
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
Biography, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Sareum Srey Moch, Phoeung Kompheak, Sveng Socheata, Tharoth Sam
35. Difret (2014)
12
6
Difret
12
6
As:
Producer
Director:
Zeresenay Mehari
Genres:
Drama, Crime, History, Biography
Star Cast:
Meron Getnet, Tizita Hagere, Abel Abebe, Shitaye Abraha, Genene Alemu
37. The Fever (2004)
8
9
The Fever
8
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Revolutionary
Director:
Carlo Gabriel Nero
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Vanessa Redgrave, Cameron D'Angelo, Kiera D'Angelo, Geraldine James
38. A Place in Time (2007)
11
8
A Place in Time
11
8
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Herself
Director:
Angelina Jolie
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Anne Hathaway, Hazel Armenante, Nicole Barré, Djimon Hounsou, Wyclef Jean
39. Alice & Viril (1993)
13
8
Alice & Viril
13
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Alice
Director:
Steven Shainberg
Genres:
Drama, Short
40. Angela & Viril (1993)
14
9
Angela & Viril
14
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Angela
Director:
Steven Shainberg
Genres:
Drama, Short
41. Without Evidence (1995)
15
9
Without Evidence
15
9
As:
Cast
Role:
Jodie Swearingen
Director:
Gill Dennis
Genres:
Drama, Thriller
Star Cast:
Scott Plank, Anna Gunn, Andrew Prine, Paul Perri
42. Lovesick (2005)
5
11
Lovesick
5
11
As:
Producer
Director:
Sam B. Lorn
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Sam B. Lorn, Bonna Tek, Tana Sarntinoranont, Charlee Chiv, Guenevere Rodriguez

TV Movie(s)

43. Gia (1998)
49
5
Gia
R
49
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Gia Carangi
Director:
Michael Cristofer
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Biography
Star Cast:
Mila Kunis, Elizabeth Mitchell, Eric Michael Cole, Kylie Travis, Louis Giambalvo
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
44. George Wallace (1997)
10
8
George Wallace
10
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Cornelia Wallace
Director:
John Frankenheimer
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Mare Winningham, Gary Sinise, Clarence Williams III, Joe Don Baker
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
45. True Women (1997)
11
8
True Women
PG-13
11
8
As:
Cast
Role:
Georgia Virginia Lawshe Woods
Director:
Karen Arthur
Genres:
War, Biography, Adventure, Romance, Drama, History, Western, Action
Star Cast:
Haylie Duff, Hilary Duff, Dana Delany, Annabeth Gish, Tina Majorino, Rachael Leigh Cook

Animation(s)

Kung Fu Panda (2008)
Kung Fu Panda
PG
Plot:

Set in a fictional version of ancient China populated by talking animals, the computer-animated wuxia film follows the adventures of a panda named Po, who is a kung fu enthusiast, and his fight with an evil kung fu warrior named Tai Lung. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Tigress
Director:
Mark Osborne, John Stevenson
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Action, Comedy, Animation
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Kung Fu Panda 2
PG
Plot:

For a year, Dragon Warrior Po had a quiet life in the Valley of Peace surrounded by his friends, kung fu masters known as the Furious Five, and his mentor Shifu. However, Lord Shen, a villainous peacock with links to Po's past, has emerged to threaten his inner peace and conquer entire China with his secret weapon.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tigress
Director:
Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Action, Family
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
Kung Fu Panda 3
PG
Plot:

Dragon Warrior Po finds his long lost biological father Li, while a supernatural threat arises in the form of Kai, who is stealing chi by defeating other kung fu masters. Li offers to teach Po how to use chi, but he must first travel to a hidden peaceful panda village and adapt to their way of life.

As:
Cast
Role:
Tigress
Director:
Alessandro Carloni, Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Action, Fantasy
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters (2011)
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Tigress
Director:
Tony Leondis
Genres:
Short, Family, Action, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Dustin Hoffman, Jack Black, Seth Rogen, Randall Duk Kim
Beowulf (2007)
Beowulf
PG-13
Plot:

This 3D animated film is based on an epic poem. In 507 AD, Danish King Hrothgar announces a reward for the death of monstrous Grendel who is tormenting his kingdom.  Mighty warrior Beowulf takes up the challenge and slays the demon. Seeking revenge, Grendel’s mother turns into an alluring woman and seduces Beowulf. Years later, Beowulf faces the consequences of those past deeds. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Zemeckis
Genres:
Action, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure
Star Cast:
Shark Tale (2004)
Shark Tale
TV-PG
Plot:

Violent shark Frankie is accidentally killed while trying to convince his vegetarian brother Lenny to become a killer like the rest of the family by eating the small fish Oscar. Oscar exploits the situation by claiming to have killed the shark himself, only to find out that he was the son of fearsome crime lord Don Edward Lino.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lola
Director:
Bibo Bergeron, Vicky Jenson, Rob Letterman
Genres:
Family, Comedy, Adventure, Animation

TV Shows and Videos

Meat Loaf: Bat Out of Hell II - Picture Show (1994)
Meat Loaf: Bat Out of Hell II - Picture Show
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Bay, Mark Haefeli, Merlyn Rosenberg, Michael Simon
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Meat Loaf, Michael Bay, Jim Steinman, Mark Alexander
Meat Loaf: Rock and Roll Dreams Come Through (1994)
Meat Loaf: Rock and Roll Dreams Come Through
As:
Cast
Role:
Runaway Teenager
Director:
Michael Bay
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)
Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow
R
As:
Cast
Role:
Casella 'Cash' Reese
Director:
Michael Schroeder
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action
Star Cast:
Jack Palance, Elias Koteas, Billy Drago, Karen Sheperd

Angelina Jolie Awards

Academy Awards
Girl, Interrupted Best Actress in a Supporting Role 2000
Golden Globe Awards
Girl, Interrupted Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 2000
Gia Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television 1999
George Wallace Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television 1998
People's Choice Awards
Winner Favorite Female Action Star 2009
Winner Favorite Female Action Movie Star 2005
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Mr. & Mrs. Smith Best Fight 2006