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This list of the best Angelina Jolie movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. 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, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Angelina Jolie movies 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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Maleficent is listed (or ranked) 1 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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Girl, Interrupted is listed (or ranked) 2 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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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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Foxfire is listed (or ranked) 8 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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Playing by Heart is listed (or ranked) 9 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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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: The Cr... is listed (or ranked) 11 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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Lara Croft: Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 12 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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Original Sin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Antonio Banderas, Thomas Jane Original Sin is a 2001 erotic 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 ...more

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The Tourist is listed (or ranked) 14 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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Beyond Borders is listed (or ranked) 15 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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Kung Fu Panda is listed (or ranked) 16 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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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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Alexander is listed (or ranked) 18 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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True Women is listed (or ranked) 19 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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Life or Something Like It 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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Beowulf is listed (or ranked) 21 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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Shark Tale is listed (or ranked) 22 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) 23 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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Sky Captain and the World of T... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow is a 2004 American science fiction action adventure film written and directed by Kerry Conran in his directorial debut. The film is set in an alternative ...more

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A Mighty Heart is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Archie Panjabi, Denis O'Hare A Mighty Heart is a 2007 drama film directed by Michael Winterbottom; It is an adaptation of Mariane Pearl's memoir, A Mighty Heart. Despite being a box office bomb, A Mighty Heart was met with ...more

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Kung Fu Panda 2 is listed (or ranked) 26 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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Pushing Tin is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Cate Blanchett, John Cusack Pushing Tin is a 1999 comedy-drama film directed by Mike Newell. It centers on Nick Falzone, a cocky air traffic controller who quarrels over proving "who's more of a man" with fellow ...more

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Playing God is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, David Duchovny, Peter Stormare Playing God is a 1997 film directed by Andy Wilson. It stars David Duchovny, Timothy Hutton, and Angelina Jolie.

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Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the ... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Jack Black Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters is a 2011 animated short film from DreamWorks Animation. It was released on December 13, 2011 as a special feature attached to the Kung Fu Panda 2 DVD and ...more

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The Good Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin The Good Shepherd is a 2006 spy film produced and directed by Robert De Niro and starring Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie and De Niro, with an extensive supporting cast. De Niro also produced it with ...more

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Kung Fu Panda Holiday is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman Kung Fu Panda Holiday is a 2010 American television special that premiered on NBC on November 24, 2010. Featured are the voices of Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan, Seth ...more

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Kung Fu Panda 3 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman Kung Fu Panda 3 is a 2016 3D computer-animated action-comedy martial arts film directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson and Alessandro Carloni. Continuing his "legendary adventures of ...more

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George Wallace is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Gary Sinise, Mare Winningham George Wallace is a 1997 television film starring Gary Sinise as George Wallace, the former Governor of Alabama. It was directed by John Frankenheimer, who won an Emmy award for it; Sinise and ...more

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Hell's Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Rosanna Arquette, William Forsythe Hell's Kitchen is a 1998 film starring Rosanna Arquette, William Forsythe, Angelina Jolie, Mekhi Phifer, and Johnny Whitworth. The film was written and directed by Tony Cinciripini. The film had ...more

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Mojave Moon is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Alfred Molina, Anne Archer Mojave Moon is a 1996 American road movie. It stars Danny Aiello, Anne Archer, Michael Biehn, Angelina Jolie and Jack Noseworthy. The film was written by Leonard Glasser and directed by Kevin

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The Fever is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Michael Moore, Vanessa Redgrave The Fever is a 2004 film, a psychological drama produced by HBO Films, directed by Carlo Gabriel Nero and based on the 1990 eponymous play by writer/actor, Wallace Shawn. The film stars Vanessa ...more

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Lookin' to Get Out is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Ann-Margret, Jon Voight Lookin’ to Get Out is a 1982 comedy film directed by Hal Ashby and written by Al Schwartz and Jon Voight, who also stars. Voight's daughter, Angelina Jolie, then seven years old, makes her ...more

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Love Is All There Is is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Joy Behar, Connie Stevens Love Is All There Is is a 1996 romantic comedy film directed by Joseph Bologna and Renée Taylor, who also both star in the movie.

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Confessions of an Action Star is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Ben Stiller, Kelly Hu Sledge: The Untold Story is a 2008 comedy film directed by Brad Martin.

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By the Sea is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Anglina Jolie, Brad Pitt By the Sea is a 2015 American romantic drama film written and directed by Angelina Jolie. In the 1970s, in France, an American couple, former dancer Vanessa (Angelina Jolie) and her husband ...more

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Cyborg 2 is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Jack Palance, Elias Koteas Cyborg 2, released in some countries as Glass Shadow, is a 1993 science fiction action film directed by Michael Schroeder. It is an unrelated sequel to the 1989 film Cyborg, although footage ...more

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Without Evidence is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angelina Jolie, Anna Gunn, Andrew Prine Without Evidence is a 1995 thriller co-written by Gill Dennis and Phil Stanford. The film was directed by Gill Dennis.

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Alice & Viril is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Alice & Viril Angelina Jolie Alice & Viril is a 1993 drama film directed by Steven Shainberg.

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Angela & Viril is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Very Best Angelina Jolie Movies
Angela & Viril Angelina Jolie Angela & Viril is a 1993 drama film directed by Steven Shainberg.