IMDb rating: 7/10
Cast: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley
Genre: Fantasy Drama
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Maleficent is an Angelina Jolie movie that is all about a mighty fairy living in the forest called Moors, a magical kingdom adjoining a human realm. A naive young, Maleficent sees and develops a liking toward a human worker guy, Stefan. Things take an unusual turn when Maleficent on her 16th birthday is kissed by Stefan with what he calls a true love’s kiss, but was not just that. As they grow, his love for Maleficent gets clouded by his ambition. When Maleficent becomes the protector of Moors and Stefan the King there is heartbreak and revenge awaited.
The movie grossed over $758 million globally, making it the fourth highest-grossing movie of 2014 and the highest-grossing movie in Jolie’s career. The movie was also earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Costume Design at the 87th Academy Awards.
IMDb rating: 7.7/10
Cast: Angelina Jolie, Colm Feore, Amy Ryan, Gattlin Griffith
Genre: Crime Mystery Drama
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The movie “Changeling” vocalizes the harsh reality of child endangerment, female suppression, administrative crime, political corruption, abuse of mentally ill patients, and the consequences of violence on an individual. The story was said to be based on actual events, specifically the 1928 Wineville Chicken Coop Murders in Mira Loma, California.
Angelina Jolie plays the woman who unites with a boy who has alleged her son but soon realizes that he is not in fact her missing son. When she attempts to prove that, she is slandered as delusional, named as an ineffective mother, and forced into a psychiatric infirmary.
3. TAKING LIVES
IMDb rating: 6.3/10
Cast: Ethan Hawke, Angelina Jolie, Paul Dano, Kiefer Sutherland
Genre: Crime Thriller
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Taking Lives is a 2004 released American psychological thriller movie that was directed by D. J. Caruso. The movie is based on a mysterious and cold-blooded psycho serial killer who takes on the identities of his victims until the next. Keeping you guessing until the very last minute, this movie is a definite must-watch for all crime genre lovers!
IMDb rating: 6.4/10
Cast: Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor
Genre: Action Thriller Drama
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Angelina Jolie plays Evelyn Salt, a woman accused of being a Russian sleeper agent. She disappears off the grid in order to try and clear her name. Interestingly, this script was initially composed of a male lead but was later eventually revised by Brian Helgeland specifically for Jolie.
The movie gained positive reviews, with high appreciation for the fight scenes and Jolie’s performance, but many expressed dissatisfaction with the script, with critics finding the plot unreasonable and slightly convoluted.
5. GIRL, INTERRUPTED
IMDb rating: 7.3/10
Cast: Winona Ryder, Angelina Jolie, Clea DuVall
Genre: Psychological Drama Slow-burn
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Girl, Interrupted is a 1999 American psychological drama movie by James Mangold. The story is about a youthful woman’s life who, after a terrifying suicide attempt, spends 18 months at a psychiatric hospital between 1967 and 1968.
Although the movie endured mixed reviews from critics, Jolie’s performance earned critical recognition and got her the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture, and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role.
6. THE TOURIST
IMDb rating: 6/10
Cast: Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie, Paul Bettany
Genre: Romance Thriller
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When Elise, played by Angelina Jolie, sits next to an American tourist, Frank, played by Johnny Depp, on a train to Venice, she has picked him as bait, making everyone believe that he is her boyfriend who is accused and is wanted by the police. Not only will they need to escape the police, but also a mobster whose money her boyfriend had stolen.
Despite negative reactions from the critics, the movie was nominated for three Golden Globes in different categories.
This movie is a travel romance with thriller elements
– director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
7. MALEFICENT- MISTRESS OF EVIL
IMDb rating: 6.6/10
Cast: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Harris Dickinson
Genre: Fantasy Drama
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This Angelina Jolie movie is the sequel to Maleficent, which is set five years after King Stefan’s demise when Aurora has become the Queen of the Moors, with Maleficent as its protector and guardian.
The movie got several diverse reviews from critics, who directed specifically at the “confused plot and overly artificial visuals”.
8. LARA CROFT-TOMB RAIDER
IMDb rating: 5.8/10
Cast: Angelina Jolie, Jon Voight, Iain Glen
Genre: Action Adventure
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Lara Croft: Tomb Raider is a 2001 action-adventure Angelina Jolie movie based on the Tomb Raider video game series featuring the role Lara Croft, played by Angelina Jolie in the movie.
Explorer Lara Croft fights and wins a robot in an Egyptian mausoleum, exposed to be a practice training arena in her family manor, where she lives with her scientific assistant Bryce, played by Noah Taylor, and her steward Hilary, played by Chris Barrie. What happened next and how Croft deals with evil in her adventurous journey is what we get to watch and relish.
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