The best Emily Blunt movies of all time prove that she’s one of the most well-rounded actresses currently active. Since the early 2000s, she has appeared in plenty of blockbusters and critically-acclaimed movies, earning her first Golden Globe nomination in 2007. Her highest grossing movies have been well-received at the box office as well, as her lifetime box office gross is nearly $1 billion.
Born in Wandsworth, London, Emily Blunt was the second of four children. Her professional debut was on stage opposite Judi Dench in a production of The Royal Family. From there, she went on to star in several television dramas and films. Her first big film success was a supporting role in the Anne Hathaway and Meryl Streep-led 2006 hit, The Devil Wears Prada. From that point, she starred in many Hollywood films, with five theatrical releases in 2011 alone. From science fiction to fantasy, she has acted in a variety of genres.
So what are the best Emily Blunt movies of all time? Is her dramatic role in Sicario or her science fiction turn in The Edge of Tomorrow? See what fans have ranked as their favorite Emily Blunt movies below. Movie trailers have been included if you want a preview of the film. If you think the best Emily Blunt role isn't at the top, then vote it up. Don’t see it listed? Add it so that others may vote for it. After all, this list of the best Emily Blunt movies should be as a comprehensive as possible.
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