Best Charlize Theron movies

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Best Charlize Theron movies

TOP 25:
The Yards
The Yards
Character: Erica Soltz
Genre: Crime
Release: 2000
In the rail yards of Queens, contractors repair and rebuild the city's subway cars. These contracts are lucrative, so graft and corruption are rife. When Leo Handler gets out of prison, he finds his aunt married to Frank Olchin, one of the big contractors; he's battling with a minority-owned firm for contracts.

TOP 24:
Hancock
Hancock
Character: Mary Embrey
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Release: 2008
Hancock is a down-and-out superhero who's forced to employ a PR expert to help repair his image when the public grows weary of all the damage he's inflicted during his lifesaving heroics. The agent's idea of imprisoning the antihero to make the world miss him proves successful, but will Hancock stick to his new sense of purpose or slip back into old habits?


TOP 23:
Atomic Blonde
Atomic Blonde
Character: Lorraine Broughton
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2017
An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.

TOP 22:
Sleepwalking
Sleepwalking
Character: Joleen
Genre: Drama
Release: 2008
When her boyfriend is arrested for marijuana possession, Joleen Reedy and her 11-year-old daughter, Tara, take refuge with Joleen's aimless brother, James. Joleen soon runs off with a truck driver, and James is unable to meet his responsibilities. After Child Protective Services takes possession of Tara, James abducts her from a foster home, and the two travel from California to Utah, where his abusive father lives.

TOP 21:
Prometheus
Prometheus
Character: Meredith Vickers
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Science Fiction
Release: 2012
A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.


TOP 20:
Battle in Seattle
Battle in Seattle
Character: Ella
Genre: Action, Drama
Release: 2007
Thousands of activists arrive in Seattle, Washington in masses to protest the WTO Ministerial Conference of 1999 (World Trade Organization). Although it began as a peaceful protest with a goal of stopping the WTO talks, it escalated into a full-scale riot and eventually, a State of Emergency that pitted protesters against the Seattle Police Department and the National Guard.

TOP 19:
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion
Character: Laura Kensington
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Release: 2001
CW Briggs is a veteran insurance investigator, with many successes. Betty Ann Fitzgerald is a new employee in the company he works for, with the task of reorganizing the office. They don't like each other - or at least that's what they think. During a night out with the rest of the office employees, they go to watch Voltan, a magician who secretly hypnotizes both of them.

TOP 18:
The Burning Plain
The Burning Plain
Character: Sylvia / Mariana
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2008
A trailer is burning in the middle of a plain. The bodies of two adulterous lovers are found. Scenes from both families, before and after the dramatic events, suggest an unusual connection between them. But what is their secret?


TOP 17:
Sweet November
Sweet November
Character: Sara
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2001
Nelson is a man devoted to his advertising career in San Francisco. One day, while taking a driving test at the DMV, he meets Sara. She is very different from the other women in his life. Nelson causes her to miss out on taking the test and later that day she tracks him down. One thing leads to another and Nelson ends up living with her through a November that will change his life forever.

TOP 16:
The Legend of Bagger Vance
The Legend of Bagger Vance
Character: Adele Invergordon
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Release: 2000
World War I has left golfer Rannulph Junuh a poker-playing alcoholic, his perfect swing gone. Now, however, he needs to get it back to play in a tournament to save the financially ravaged golf course of a long-ago sweetheart. Help arrives in the form of mysterious caddy Bagger Vance.

TOP 15:

The Italian Job

The Italian Job
Character: Stella Bridger
Genre: Action, Crime
Release: 2003
Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, pedal-to-the-metal chase that careens up, down, above and below the streets of Los Angeles.


TOP 14:

In the Valley of Elah

In the Valley of Elah
Character: Detective Emily Sanders
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2007
A career officer and his wife work with a police detective to uncover the truth behind their son's disappearance following his return from a tour of duty in Iraq.

TOP 13:

Long Shot

Long Shot
Character: Charlotte Field
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2019
Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world -- a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. When Fred unexpectedly runs into Charlotte, he soon realizes that she was his former baby sitter and childhood crush. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter -- much to the dismay of her trusted advisers.

TOP 12:

The Life and Death of Peter Sellers

The Life and Death of Peter Sellers
Character: Britt Ekland
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Release: 2004
The turbulent personal and professional life of actor Peter Sellers (1925-1980), from his beginnings as a comic performer on BBC Radio to his huge success as one of the greatest film comedians of all time; an obsessive artist so dedicated to his work that neglected his loved ones and sacrificed part of his own personality to convincingly create that of his many memorable characters.

TOP 11:

That Thing You Do!

That Thing You Do!
Character: Tina
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1996
A Pennsylvania band scores a hit in 1964 and rides the star-making machinery as long as it can, with lots of help from its manager.


TOP 10:

The Road

The Road
Character: Mother
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Release: 2009
A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind and water. It is cold enough to crack stones, and, when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the warmer south, although they don't know what, if anything, awaits them there.

TOP 9:

Tully

Tully
Character: Marlo Moreau
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2018
Marlo, a mother of three, including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother. Hesitant at first, she quickly forms a bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging nanny named Tully.

TOP 8:

The Fate of the Furious

The Fate of the Furious
Character: Cipher
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2017
When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.

TOP 7:

North Country

North Country
Character: Josey Aimes
Genre: Drama
Release: 2005
A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit.

TOP 6:

The Cider House Rules

The Cider House Rules
Character: Candy Kendall
Genre: Drama
Release: 1999
Homer is an orphan who was never adopted, becoming the favorite of orphanage director Dr. Larch. Dr. Larch imparts his full medical knowledge on Homer, who becomes a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician. But Homer yearns for a self-chosen life outside the orphanage. What will Homer learn about life and love in the cider house? What of the destiny that Dr. Larch has planned for him?


TOP 5:

Men of Honor

Men of Honor
Character: Gwen Sunday
Genre: Drama
Release: 2000
Against formidable odds -- and an old-school diving instructor embittered by the U.S. Navy's new, less prejudicial policies -- Carl Brashear sets his sights on becoming the Navy's first African-American master diver in this uplifting true story. Their relationship starts out on the rocks, but fate ultimately conspires to bring the men together into a setting of mutual respect, triumph and honor.

TOP 4:

Monster

Monster
Character: Aileen Wuornos
Genre: Crime, Drama
Release: 2003
An emotionally scarred highway drifter shoots a sadistic trick who rapes her, and ultimately becomes America's first female serial killer.

TOP 3:

The Devil's Advocate

The Devil's Advocate
Character: Mary Ann Lomax
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 1997
A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.

TOP 2:

Mad Max: Fury Road

Mad Max: Fury Road
Character: Imperator Furiosa
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2015
An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order.

TOP 1:

Kubo and the Two Strings

Kubo and the Two Strings
Character: Monkey (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Release: 2016
Kubo mesmerizes the people in his village with his magical gift for spinning wild tales with origami. When he accidentally summons an evil spirit seeking vengeance, Kubo is forced to go on a quest to solve the mystery of his fallen samurai father and his mystical weaponry, as well as discover his own magical powers.