Best Elizabeth Banks movies

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Best Elizabeth Banks movies

TOP 25:
The Uninvited
The Uninvited
Character: Rachael
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2009
Anna returns home after spending time in a psychiatric facility following her mother's tragic death and discovers that her mother's former nurse, Rachel, has moved into their house and become engaged to her father. Soon after she learns this shocking news, Anna is visited by her mother's ghost, who warns her that Rachel has evil intentions.

TOP 24:
Man on a Ledge
Man on a Ledge
Character: Lydia Mercer
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2012
An ex-cop turned con threatens to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop. The NYPD dispatch a female police psychologist to talk him down. However, unbeknownst to the police on the scene, the suicide attempt is a cover for the biggest diamond heist ever pulled.


TOP 23:
Wet Hot American Summer
Wet Hot American Summer
Character: Lindsay
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2001
The setting is Camp Firewood, the year 1981. It's the last day before everyone goes back to the real world, but there's still a summer's worth of unfinished business to resolve. At the center of the action is camp director Beth, who struggles to keep order while she falls in love with the local astrophysics professor. He is busy trying to save the camp from a deadly piece of NASA's Skylab which is hurtling toward earth. All that, plus: a dangerous waterfall rescue, love triangles, misfits, cool kids, and talking vegetable cans. The questions will all be resolved, of course, at the big talent show at the end of the day.

TOP 22:
Role Models
Role Models
Character: Beth
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2008
Two salesmen trash a company truck on an energy drink-fueled bender. Upon their arrest, the court gives them a choice: do hard time or spend 150 service hours with a mentorship program. After one day with the kids, however, jail doesn't look half bad.

TOP 21:
Love, Marilyn
Love, Marilyn
Character: Herself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2012
Using the book 'Fragments', which collects Marilyn Monroe's poems, notes and letters, and with participation from the Arthur Miller and Truman Capote estates who have contributed more material, each of the actresses will embody the legend at various stages in her life.


TOP 20:
Hurricane of Fun: The Making of Wet Hot
Hurricane of Fun: The Making of Wet Hot
Character: Herself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2015
Exclusive behind-the-scenes footage offers a glimpse into the comic minds behind a "Wet Hot" summer-camp cult hit featuring many future stars.

TOP 19:
Pitch Perfect 3
Pitch Perfect 3
Character: Gail Abernathy-McKadden-Feinberger
Genre: Comedy, Music
Release: 2017
After the highs of winning the world championships, the Bellas find themselves split apart and discovering there aren't job prospects for making music with your mouth. But when they get the chance to reunite for an overseas USO tour, this group of awesome nerds will come together to make some music, and some questionable decisions, one last time.

TOP 18:
Charlie's Angels
Charlie's Angels
Character: Bosley
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 2019
When a systems engineer blows the whistle on a dangerous technology, Charlie's Angels from across the globe are called into action, putting their lives on the line to protect society.


TOP 17:
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
Character: Lucy / Wyldstyle (voice)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Release: 2019
It's been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.

TOP 16:
Invincible
Invincible
Character: Janet Cantrell
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2006
Inspired by the true story of Vince Papale, a man with nothing to lose who ignored the staggering odds and made his dream come true. When the coach of Papale's beloved hometown football team hosted an unprecedented open tryout, the public consensus was that it was a waste of time – no one good enough to play professional football was going to be found this way.

TOP 15:

Pitch Perfect 2

Pitch Perfect 2
Character: Gail Abernathy-McKadden-Feinberger
Genre: Comedy, Music
Release: 2015
The Bellas are back, and they are better than ever. After being humiliated in front of none other than the President of the United States of America, the Bellas are taken out of the Aca-Circuit. In order to clear their name, and regain their status, the Bellas take on a seemingly impossible task: winning an international competition no American team has ever won. In order to accomplish this monumental task, they need to strengthen the bonds of friendship and sisterhood and blow away the competition with their amazing aca-magic! With all new friends and old rivals tagging along for the trip, the Bellas can hopefully accomplish their dreams.


TOP 14:

People Like Us

People Like Us
Character: Frankie Davis
Genre: Drama
Release: 2012
It tells the story of a struggling man who, after flying home to L.A. for the funeral of his estranged record-producer father, discovers that the will stipulates that he must deliver $150,000 in cash to a 30-year-old alcoholic sister he never knew existed, and her troubled 12-year-old son.

TOP 13:

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
Character: Effie Trinket
Genre: Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2014
Katniss Everdeen reluctantly becomes the symbol of a mass rebellion against the autocratic Capitol.

TOP 12:

Definitely, Maybe

Definitely, Maybe
Character: Emily
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2008
When Will decides to tell his daughter the story of how he met her mother, he discovers that a second look at the past might also give him a second chance at the future.

TOP 11:

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2
Character: Effie Trinket
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2015
With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends – including Gale, Finnick, and Peeta – Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her. The mortal traps, enemies, and moral choices that await Katniss will challenge her more than any arena she faced in The Hunger Games.


TOP 10:

Spider-Man 2

Spider-Man 2
Character: Miss Brant
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2004
Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the wake of carnage left by the evil Doc Ock. In the meantime, Parker still can't act on his feelings for Mary Jane Watson, a girl he's loved since childhood.

TOP 9:

Seabiscuit

Seabiscuit
Character: Marcela Howard
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2003
True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation.

TOP 8:

The Next Three Days

The Next Three Days
Character: Lara
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Romance
Release: 2010
A married couple's life is turned upside down when the wife is accused of a murder. Lara Brennan is arrested for murdering her boss with whom she had an argument. It seems she was seen leaving the scene of the crime and her fingerprints were on the murder weapon. Her husband, John would spend the next few years trying to get her released, but there's no evidence that negates the evidence against her. And when the strain of being separated from her family, especially her son, gets to her, John decides to break her out. So he does a lot of research to find a way.

TOP 7:

The Hunger Games

The Hunger Games
Character: Effie Trinket
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Release: 2012
Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the Hunger Games are a nationally televised event in which “Tributes” must fight with one another until one survivor remains. Pitted against highly-trained Tributes who have prepared for these Games their entire lives, Katniss is forced to rely upon her sharp instincts as well as the mentorship of drunken former victor Haymitch Abernathy. If she’s ever to return home to District 12, Katniss must make impossible choices in the arena that weigh survival against humanity and life against love. The world will be watching.

TOP 6:

Spider-Man

Spider-Man
Character: Betty Brant
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Release: 2002
After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.


TOP 5:

Love & Mercy

Love & Mercy
Character: Melinda Ledbetter
Genre: Drama, Music
Release: 2015
In the late 1960s, the Beach Boys' Brian Wilson stops touring, produces "Pet Sounds" and begins to lose his grip on reality. By the 1980s, Wilson, under the sway of a controlling therapist, finds a savior in Melinda Ledbetter.

TOP 4:

Pitch Perfect

Pitch Perfect
Character: Gail Abernathy-McKadden
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Release: 2012
College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, nice gals and just plain weird gals, Beca finds that the only thing they have in common is how well they sing together. She takes the women of the group out of their comfort zone of traditional arrangements and into a world of amazing harmonic combinations in a fight to the top of college music competitions.

TOP 3:

The Lego Movie

The Lego Movie
Character: Lucy "Wyldstyle" (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Release: 2014
An ordinary Lego mini-figure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil Lego tyrant from gluing the universe together.

TOP 2:

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Character: Effie Trinket
Genre: Adventure, Action, Science Fiction
Release: 2013
Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell) - a competition that could change Panem forever.

TOP 1:

Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can
Character: Lucy
Genre: Drama, Crime
Release: 2002
A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor. An FBI agent makes it his mission to put him behind bars. But Frank not only eludes capture, he revels in the pursuit.