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The Best Natalie Portman Movies  

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List of the best Natalie Portman movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Natalie Portman'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 Natalie Portman movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Natalie Portman movies will be at the top of the list. Natalie Portman has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Natalie Portman movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Natalie Portman films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best of Natalie Portman's filmography, or your favorite Natalie Portman role isn't represented at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Natalie Portman performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

You can rank all of these films, from V for Vendetta to Black Swan.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Natalie Portman movies?" and "What are the greatest Natalie Portman roles of all time?"

Notable directors that have worked with Natalie Portman include names like George Lucas, Tim Burton and Terrence Malick. If Natalie Portman movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Mila Kunis and Keira Knightley too.

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Black Swan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Winona Ryder
Black Swan is a 2010 American psychological thriller-horror film directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Natalie Portman, Vincent Cassel, and Mila Kunis. The plot revolves around a production ...more
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Léon: The Professional is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno
Léon: The Professional is a 1994 English-language French action thriller film written and directed by Luc Besson. The film stars Jean Reno and Gary Oldman, and features the film debut of ...more
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V for Vendetta is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, John Hurt, Hugo Weaving
V for Vendetta is a 2006 American political thriller film directed by James McTeigue and written by the Wachowski Brothers, based on the 1988 Vertigo graphic novel of the same name by Alan Moore ...more
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Star Wars Episode III: Revenge... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson
(19 Years before Episode IV) Three years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights have been leading a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When ...more
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Closer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Julia Roberts, Jude Law
Closer is a 2004 romantic drama film written by Patrick Marber, based on his award-winning 1997 play of the same name. The movie was produced and directed by Mike Nichols and stars Julia ...more
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Thor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston
Thor is a 2011 American superhero film directed by Kenneth Branagh, based on the Marvel Comics character. The powerful, but arrogant god Thor (Chris Hemsworth), is cast out of Asgard to live ...more
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Star Wars Episode II: Attack o... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson
(22 Years Before Episode IV) Ten years after the events of the Battle of Naboo, not only has the galaxy undergone significant change, but so have Obi-Wan Kenobi, Padmé Amidala, and Anakin ...more
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Garden State is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Jim Parsons, Ian Holm
Garden State is a 2004 comedy-drama film written and directed by Zach Braff and starring Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Ian Holm and Braff himself. The film centers on Andrew Largeman, a ...more
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Star Wars Episode I: The Phant... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley, Ewan McGregor
(32 Years Before Episode IV) Stranded on the desert planet Tatooine after rescuing young Queen Amidala from the impending invasion of Naboo, Jedi apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi and his Jedi Master ...more
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Where the Heart Is is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Sally Field, Ashley Judd
Where the Heart Is is a 2000 drama/romance film directed by Matt Williams, in his film directing debut. The movie stars Natalie Portman, Stockard Channing, Ashley Judd, and Joan Cusack with ...more
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The Other Boleyn Girl is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Natalie Portman, Benedict Cumberbatch
The Other Boleyn Girl is a 2008 drama film directed by Justin Chadwick. The screenplay by Peter Morgan was adapted from the 2001 novel of the same name by Philippa Gregory. It is a romanticized ...more
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Thor: The Dark World is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston
Thor: The Dark World is a 2013 American superhero film directed by Alan Taylor, based on the Marvel Comics character. When Dr. Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) gets cursed with a powerful entity ...more
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No Strings Attached is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Ashton Kutcher, Kevin Kline
A guy and girl try to keep their relationship strictly physical, but it's not long before they learn that they want something more.
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Beautiful Girls is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Uma Thurman, Rosie O'Donnell
Beautiful Girls is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Ted Demme from a screenplay written by Scott Rosenberg, starring Matt Dillon, Lauren Holly, Timothy Hutton, Rosie ...more
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Mars Attacks! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Jack Nicholson, Sarah Jessica Parker
Mars Attacks! is a 1996 American comic science fiction film directed by Tim Burton and written by Jonathan Gems. Based on the cult trading card series of the same name, the film features an ...more
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Cold Mountain is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Nicole Kidman, Jude Law
Cold Mountain is a 2003 epic drama film written and directed by Anthony Minghella. The film is based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Charles Frazier. It stars Jude Law, Nicole ...more
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Heat is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro
Heat is a 1995 American crime thriller film written, produced and directed by Michael Mann, and starring Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, and Val Kilmer. The film was released in the United States on ...more
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Brothers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan
Brothers is a 2009 American psychological drama war film directed by Jim Sheridan, and a remake of Susanne Bier's 2004 Danish film Brødre. Sam Cahill (Tobey Maguire) returns from being ...more
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Anywhere but Here is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Susan Sarandon, Eva Amurri
Anywhere but Here is a 1999 American dramatic film, based on the novel of the same name by Mona Simpson. The screenplay was written by Alvin Sargent, and the film was directed by Wayne Wang. It ...more
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Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Dustin Hoffman, Jason Bateman
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium is a 2007 fantasy comedy film written and directed by Zach Helm. The film stars Dustin Hoffman as the owner of a magical toy store, and Natalie Portman as his ...more
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Goya's Ghosts is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Javier Bardem, Randy Quaid
Goya's Ghosts is a 2006 Spanish-American film, directed by Miloš Forman, and written by him and Jean-Claude Carrière. The film stars Natalie Portman, Javier Bardem and Stellan ...more
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Everyone Says I Love You is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Julia Roberts, Drew Barrymore
Everyone Says I Love You is a 1996 American musical comedy film written and directed by Woody Allen, who also stars in the film, alongside Julia Roberts, Alan Alda, Edward Norton, Drew ...more
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Vox Lux is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Raffey Cassidy
Vox Lux is a 2018 American music drama film directed by Brady Corbet. The film follows the rise of Celeste (Natalie Portman) from the ashes of a major national tragedy to pop superstardom, ...more
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Your Highness is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Zooey Deschanel, James Franco
Your Highness is a 2011 American fantasy comedy film directed by David Gordon Green, starring Danny McBride, James Franco, Natalie Portman and Zooey Deschanel, with Justin Theroux, Toby Jones ...more
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Hotel Chevalier is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Natalie Portman Movies
Natalie Portman, Jason Schwartzman
Hotel Chevalier is a 2007 American-French short film written and directed by Wes Anderson and released in 2007. Starring Jason Schwartzman and Natalie Portman as former lovers who reunite in a ...more