These are the best Sandra Bullock movies of all time, as voted by fans and critics alike. Audiences have been in love with Sandra Bullock since she appeared in the charming 1992 film Love Potion No. 9, and her highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world.
Though Sandra Bullock was born in Arlington, Virginia, she spent twelve years in West Germany. In fact, she had dual American and German citizenship until she was 18. After returning to the US, Bullock attended Washington-Lee High School and later graduated from East Carolina University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drama in 1987.
After graduating, she moved to New York and initially appeared in student films and off-Broadway plays. From there, she went on to guest star in TV shows and independent films. Her career then started taking off after she appeared movies such as Love Potion No. 9, Demotion Man, and Speed. After that point, her career never went below 50 miles per hour.
After several decades in the industry, Sandra Bullock has plenty of top-grossing and critically-acclaimed films in the bag. So what are her best movies? Fans have voted for their favorite Sandra Bullock roles below. The list of course includes her classic roles in The Blind Side and Miss Congeniality. Don’t see your favorite Sandra Bullock movie below? Then please add it so others may vote on it. If you are a fan of Bullock's romantic comedies or her thrillers, you might also enjoy our list of best Ryan Reynolds movies and best Julia Roberts movies.
Directed by: Anne FletcherThe Proposal is a 2009 American romantic comedy film set in Sitka, Alaska. Directed by Anne Fletcher and written by Peter Chiarelli, the film features Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds in the leading... more
Directed by: John Lee HancockThe Blind Side is a 2009 American semi-biographical sports drama film. It was written and directed by John Lee Hancock, and based on the 2006 book The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game by Michael... more
Directed by: Jan de BontSpeed is a 1994 American action film directed by Jan de Bont in his feature film directorial debut. The film stars Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Sandra Bullock, Joe Morton, and Jeff Daniels. A... more
Directed by: Jon TurteltaubWhile You Were Sleeping is a 1995 romantic comedy film directed by Jon Turteltaub and written by Daniel G. Sullivan and Frederic Lebow. It stars Sandra Bullock as Lucy, a Chicago Transit Authority... more
Directed by: Marc LawrenceTwo Weeks Notice is a 2002 romantic comedy film directed by Marc Lawrence. A lawyer (Sandra Bullock) decides that she's used too much like a nanny by her boss (Hugh Grant), so she walks out on him.... more
Directed by: Griffin DunnePractical Magic is a 1998 American romantic comedy film based on the 1995 novel of the same name by Alice Hoffman. The film was directed by Griffin Dunne and stars Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman,... more
Directed by: Alfonso CuarónGravity is a 2013 science fiction thriller film directed, co-written, and produced by Alfonso Cuarón. It stars Sandra Bullock and George Clooney as astronauts, and sees them stranded in space after... more
Directed by: Irwin WinklerThe Net is a 1995 American cyber mystery thriller film directed by Irwin Winkler. A computer programmer (Sandra Bullock) stumbles upon a conspiracy, putting her life and the lives of those around her... more
Directed by: Joel SchumacherThis film is a 1996 drama film adaptation of John Grisham's 1989 novel of the same name, directed by Joel Schumacher. Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, and Kevin Spacey star,... more
Directed by: Paul FeigThe Heat is a 2013 American buddy cop comedy film written by Katie Dippold and directed by Paul Feig. The plot centers on Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy as FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn and... more
Directed by: Alejandro AgrestiThe Lake House is a 2006 American romantic drama directed by Alejandro Agresti and starring Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock and Christopher Plummer. It was written by David Auburn. The film is a remake... more
Directed by: Forest WhitakerHope Floats is a 1998 American romantic drama film directed by Forest Whitaker and starring Sandra Bullock, Harry Connick, Jr., and Gena Rowlands. Birdee is an unassuming housewife whose life is... more
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Directed by: Gary RossOcean's Eight (stylized Ocean's 8) is a 2018 American heist comedy film directed by Gary Ross. Danny Ocean's estranged sister Debbie (Sandra Bullock) attempts to pull off the heist of the century at... more
Directed by: Betty Thomas28 Days is a 2000 American comedy-drama film directed by Betty Thomas. Sandra Bullock plays Gwen Cummings, a newspaper columnist obliged to enter rehabilitation. The film costars Viggo Mortensen,... more
Directed by: Donald PetrieMiss Congeniality is a 2000 comedy film directed by Donald Petrie, written by Marc Lawrence, Katie Ford and Caryn Lucas, starring Sandra Bullock, Michael Caine, Benjamin Bratt and Candice Bergen.... more
Directed by: Mennan YapoPremonition is a 2007 American supernatural thriller film directed by Mennan Yapo and starring Sandra Bullock, Julian McMahon, and Amber Valletta. The film's plot depicts a depressed housewife named... more
Directed by: Marco BrambillaDemolition Man is a 1993 American science fiction action film directed by Marco Brambilla in his directorial debut. The film stars Sylvester Stallone and Wesley Snipes. The film was released in the... more
Directed by: Callie KhouriDivine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood is a 2002 American comedy-drama film starring an ensemble cast headed by Sandra Bullock, directed and written by Callie Khouri. It is based on Rebecca Wells'... more
Directed by: Dale LaunerLove Potion No. 9 is a 1992 movie starring Sandra Bullock and Tate Donovan. Inspired by the famous doo-wop song of the same title, it's about a special elixir that enables a person to make people of... more
Directed by: Paul HaggisThis movie is a 2004 ensemble drama film co-written, produced, and directed by Paul Haggis. The film is about racial and social tensions in Los Angeles, California. A self-described "passion piece"... more
Directed by: Susanne BierBird Box is a 2018 American post-apocalyptic film directed by Susanne Bier, based on the novel by Josh Malerman. A woman (Sandra Bullock) and a pair of children are blindfolded as they make their way... more
Directed by: John PasquinMiss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous is a 2005 comedy film directed by John Pasquin, starring Sandra Bullock. It is a sequel to the 2000 film Miss Congeniality. Bullock, who also produced the... more
Directed by: Pierre Coffin, Kyle BaldaMinions is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated comedy film directed by Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda, and is a spin-off/prequel to the Despicable Me franchise. Minions Stuart, Kevin, and Bob are... more
Directed by: Bronwen HughesForces of Nature is a 1999 American romantic comedy film directed by Bronwen Hughes. A soon-to-be-married man (Ben Affleck) encounters an exciting stranger (Sandra Bullock) after his plane suffers an... more
Directed by: George SluizerThe Vanishing is a 1993 thriller starring Jeff Bridges, Kiefer Sutherland and Nancy Travis. It is an American remake of a 1988 Franco-Dutch film also called The Vanishing, and also directed by George... more