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The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies 

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This list of the best Angelina Jolie movies is ranked best to worst by thousands of fan votes. Angelina Jolie has been acting since 1982, but she didn't take home her first Oscar until Girl, Interrupted in 1999. Angelina Jolie's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, but the order of this top Angelina Jolie movies list is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Angelina Jolie movies will be at the top of the list.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Angelina Jolie movies?" and "What are the greatest Angelina Jolie roles of all time?" The greatest Angelina Jolie performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. Famous flicks from Angelina Jolie's filmography like Mr. & Mrs. Smith and Wanted are on this list, but it's up to fans like you to decide upon the best. If you think the best Angelina Jolie role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of action movies starring Angelina Jolie, you might also enjoy our list of best Sandra Bullock movies and best Milla Jovovich movies.

Notable directors that have worked with Angelina Jolie include names like Clint Eastwood, Jan de Bont and Simon West. Is Angelina Jolie your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Lucy Liu and Jessica Alba films lists too.

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Girl, Interrupted is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Winona Ryder, Whoopi Goldberg
Girl, Interrupted is a 1999 American drama film, and an adaptation of Susanna Kaysen's 1993 memoir of the same name. The film chronicles Kaysen's 18-month stay at a mental institution. Directed ...more

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Maleficent is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Juno Temple
Maleficent is a 2014 American dark fantasy film directed by Robert Stromberg, loosely inspired by the fairy tale by Charles Perrault. A vengeful fairy (Angelina Jolie) is driven to curse an ...more

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Salt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor
Salt is a 2010 American action thriller spy film directed by Phillip Noyce, written by Kurt Wimmer, and starring Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Daniel Olbrychski, August Diehl and Chiwetel ...more

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Changeling is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, John Malkovich, Jeffrey Donovan
Changeling is a 2008 American drama film, written by J. Michael Straczynski and directed, co-produced and scored by Clint Eastwood, that explores child endangerment, female disempowerment, ...more

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The Bone Collector is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Denzel Washington, Queen Latifah
The Bone Collector is a 1999 psychological thriller film starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie, directed by Phillip Noyce and produced by Martin Bregman. The movie was based on the novel ...more

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Mr. & Mrs. Smith is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Jennifer Morrison
Mr. & Mrs. Smith is a 2005 American action comedy film directed by Doug Liman. Bored upper-middle class married coupleJohn (Brad Pitt) and Jane Smith (Angelina Jolie) learn that they are ...more

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Gia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Mila Kunis, Faye Dunaway
Gia is a 1998 biographical HBO film about the life of model Gia Marie Carangi starring Angelina Jolie, Faye Dunaway, Mercedes Ruehl, and Elizabeth Mitchell. It was directed by Michael Cristofer ...more

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Playing by Heart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Hilary Duff, Sean Connery
Playing by Heart is a 1998 American comedy-drama film, which tells the story of several seemingly unconnected characters. It was entered into the 49th Berlin International Film Festival.
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Foxfire is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Jenny Lewis, Peter Facinelli
Foxfire is a 1996 film based on the Joyce Carol Oates novel Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang. It examines the coming of age of four high school girls who meet up with a mysterious and ...more
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Wanted is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Morgan Freeman, James McAvoy
Wanted is a 2008 action film which is very loosely based on the comic book miniseries of the same name by Mark Millar. The film is directed by Timur Bekmambetov and stars James McAvoy, Morgan ...more

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Lara Croft: Tomb Raider ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Daniel Craig, Jon Voight
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider is a 2001 action film based on the popular Tomb Raider video game series featuring the character Lara Croft portrayed by Angelina Jolie. The film was directed by Simon ...more

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Lara Croft Tomb Raider: ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Gerard Butler, Djimon Hounsou
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life is a 2003 action film based on the popular Tomb Raider video game series and stars Angelina Jolie as the titular Lara Croft character with supporting ...more

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The Tourist is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, Paul Bettany
The Tourist is a 2010 romantic thriller film directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, starring Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp. It is a remake of the 2005 French action film Anthony Zimmer. ...more

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Original Sin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Antonio Banderas, Thomas Jane
Original Sin is a 2001 thriller film starring Antonio Banderas and Angelina Jolie. It is based on the novel Waltz into Darkness by Cornell Woolrich, and is a remake of the 1969 François ...more
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Kung Fu Panda is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman
Kung Fu Panda is a 2008 American computer-animated action comedy martial arts film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by John Stevenson and ...more

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Beyond Borders is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Clive Owen, Teri Polo
Beyond Borders is a 2003 romantic-drama film about aid workers, directed by Martin Campbell and starring Angelina Jolie and Clive Owen. The original music score was composed by James Horner. ...more
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Gone in 60 Seconds is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Nicolas Cage, Robert Duvall
Gone in 60 Seconds is a 2000 American action film, starring Nicolas Cage, Angelina Jolie, Giovanni Ribisi, Christopher Eccleston, Robert Duvall, Vinnie Jones, and Will Patton. The film was ...more

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True Women is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Hilary Duff, Dana Delany
True Women is a 1997 biographical drama film directed by Karen Arthur.
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Alexander is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer, Colin Farrell
Alexander is a 2004 action adventure biography film written by Oliver Stone, Christopher Kyle and Laeta Kalogridis and directed by Oliver Stone.

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Life or Something Like I... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Stockard Channing, Christian Kane
Life or Something Like It is a 2002 romantic comedy/drama film directed by Stephen Herek. The film focuses on television reporter Lanie Kerrigan and her quest to find meaning in her life. The ...more
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Shark Tale is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Christina Aguilera, Will Smith
Shark Tale is a 2004 American computer-animated comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation, directed by Vicky Jenson, Bibo Bergeron and Rob Letterman. The film features an ensemble cast Will ...more

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Hackers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Felicity Huffman, Jonny Lee Miller
This film is a 1995 American science fiction thriller film directed by Iain Softley and starring Jonny Lee Miller, Angelina Jolie, Renoly Santiago, Matthew Lillard, Lorraine Bracco and Fisher ...more

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Maleficent: Mistress of ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is a 2019 American fantasy film directed by Joachim Rønning, and the sequel to the 2014 film. The complex relationship of Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) and ...more
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Kung Fu Panda 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman
Kung Fu Panda 2 is a 2011 3D American computer-animated action comedy-drama martial arts film, directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson, produced by DreamWorks Animation, and distributed by Paramount ...more

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Beowulf is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Anthony Hopkins, John Malkovich
Beowulf is a 2007 American motion capture computer-animated fantasy film directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Neil Gaiman and Roger Avary, inspired by the Old English epic poem of the same ...more

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