Best George Clooney movies

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Best George Clooney movies
We present our ranking of the best George Clooney movies. Do you love cinema? Or are you looking for a movie of your favorite actor to watch tonight? Surely you have some to see or that you did not know yet about George Clooney.

TOP 25:
One Fine Day
One Fine Day
George Clooney as: Jack Taylor
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 1996
Melanie Parker, an architect and mother of Sammy, and Jack Taylor, a newspaper columnist and father of Maggie, are both divorced. They meet one morning when overwhelmed Jack is left unexpectedly with Maggie and forgets that Melanie was to take her to school. As a result, both children miss their school field trip and are stuck with the parents. The two adults project their negative stereotypes of ex-spouses on each other, but end up needing to rely on each other to watch the children as each must save his job. Humor is added by Sammy's propensity for lodging objects in his nose and Maggie's tendency to wander.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Mae Whitman movies?

TOP 24:
The Perfect Storm
The Perfect Storm
George Clooney as: Capt. Billy Tyne
Genre: Drama
Release: 2000
In October 1991, a confluence of weather conditions combined to form a killer storm in the North Atlantic. Caught in the storm was the sword-fishing boat Andrea Gail. Magnificent foreshadowing and anticipation fill this true-life drama while minute details of the fishing boats, their gear and the weather are juxtaposed with the sea adventure.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best William Fichtner movies?


TOP 23:
Ocean's Twelve
Ocean's Twelve
George Clooney as: Danny Ocean
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 2004
Danny Ocean reunites with his old flame and the rest of his merry band of thieves in carrying out three huge heists in Rome, Paris and Amsterdam – but a Europol agent is hot on their heels.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Andy García movies?

TOP 22:
Syriana
Syriana
George Clooney as: Bob Barnes
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2005
The Middle Eastern oil industry is the backdrop of this tense drama, which weaves together numerous story lines. Bennett Holiday is an American lawyer in charge of facilitating a dubious merger of oil companies, while Bryan Woodman, a Switzerland-based energy analyst, experiences both personal tragedy and opportunity during a visit with Arabian royalty. Meanwhile, veteran CIA agent Bob Barnes uncovers an assassination plot with unsettling origins.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Alexander Siddig movies?

TOP 21:
Out of Sight
Out of Sight
George Clooney as: Jack Foley
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Release: 1998
Meet Jack Foley, a smooth criminal who bends the law and is determined to make one last heist. Karen Sisco is a federal marshal who chooses all the right moves … and all the wrong guys. Now they're willing to risk it all to find out if there's more between them than just the law.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Catherine Keener movies?


TOP 20:
Burn After Reading
Burn After Reading
George Clooney as: Harry Pfarrer
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2008
When a disc containing memoirs of a former CIA analyst falls into the hands of gym employees, Linda and Chad, they see a chance to make enough money for Linda to have life-changing cosmetic surgery. Predictably, events whirl out of control for the duo, and those in their orbit.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best J.K. Simmons movies?

TOP 19:
Three Kings
Three Kings
George Clooney as: Archie Gates
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 1999
A group of American soldiers stationed in Iraq at the end of the Gulf War find a map they believe will take them to a huge cache of stolen Kuwaiti gold hidden near their base, and they embark on a secret mission that's destined to change everything.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Doug Jones movies?

TOP 18:
Michael Clayton
Michael Clayton
George Clooney as: Michael Clayton
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 2007
A law firm brings in its 'fixer' to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multi-billion dollar class action suit.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Katherine Waterston movies?


TOP 17:
The Ides of March
The Ides of March
George Clooney as: Governor Mike Morris
Genre: Drama
Release: 2011
Dirty tricks stand to soil an ambitious young press spokesman's idealism in a cutthroat presidential campaign where 'victory' is relative.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jeffrey Wright movies?

TOP 16:
Ocean's Thirteen
Ocean's Thirteen
George Clooney as: Daniel Ocean
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Release: 2007
Danny Ocean's team of criminals are back and composing a plan more personal than ever. When ruthless casino owner Willy Bank doublecrosses Reuben Tishkoff, causing a heart attack, Danny Ocean vows that he and his team will do anything to bring down Willy Bank along with everything he's got. Even if it means asking for help from an enemy.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Carl Reiner movies?

TOP 15:

Up in the Air

Up in the Air
George Clooney as: Ryan Bingham
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2009
Corporate downsizing expert Ryan Bingham spends his life in planes, airports, and hotels, but just as he’s about to reach a milestone of ten million frequent flyer miles, he meets a woman who causes him to rethink his transient life.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Zach Galifianakis movies?


TOP 14:

The Descendants

The Descendants
George Clooney as: Matt King
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2011
With his wife Elizabeth on life support after a boating accident, Hawaiian land baron, Matt King takes his daughters on a trip from Oahu to Kauai to confront a young real estate broker, who was having an affair with Elizabeth before her misfortune.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Shailene Woodley movies?

TOP 13:

Full Tilt Boogie

Full Tilt Boogie
George Clooney as: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 1997
A documentary about the production of From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) and the people who made it.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Juliette Lewis movies?

TOP 12:

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
George Clooney as: CIA Agent Jim Byrd
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Romance
Release: 2002
Television made him famous, but his biggest hits happened off screen. Television producer by day, CIA assassin by night, Chuck Barris was recruited by the CIA at the height of his TV career and trained to become a covert operative. Or so Barris said.

TOP 11:

Fail Safe

Fail Safe
Genre: Drama, Thriller, TV Movie
Release: 2001
Cold War tensions climb to a fever pitch when a U.S. bomber is accidentally ordered to drop a nuclear warhead on Moscow.


TOP 10:

From Dusk Till Dawn

From Dusk Till Dawn
George Clooney as: Seth Gecko
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Release: 1996
Seth Gecko and his younger brother Richard are on the run after a bloody bank robbery in Texas. They escape across the border into Mexico and will be home-free the next morning, when they pay off the local kingpin. They just have to survive 'from dusk till dawn' at the rendezvous point, which turns out to be a Hell of a strip joint.

TOP 9:

And the Oscar Goes To...

And the Oscar Goes To...
Genre: Documentary, TV Movie
Release: 2014
The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in 1927 when Louis B. Mayer, then head of MGM, led other prominent members of the industry in forming this professional honorary organization. Two years later the Academy began bestowing awards, which were nicknamed "Oscar," and quickly came to represent the pinnacle of cinematic achievement.

TOP 8:

Good Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.
George Clooney as: Fred Friendly
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2005
The story of journalist Edward R. Murrow's stand against Senator Joseph McCarthy's anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.

TOP 7:

Gravity

Gravity
George Clooney as: Lt. Matt Kowalski
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller, Drama
Release: 2013
Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant medical engineer on her first Shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky in command of his last flight before retiring. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The Shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky completely alone-tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness of space. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left. But the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space.

TOP 6:

Fahrenheit 11/9

Fahrenheit 11/9
George Clooney as: Himself (archive footage)
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2018
Michael Moore's provocative documentary explores the two most important questions of the Trump Era: How the fuck did we get here, and how the fuck do we get out?


TOP 5:

South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut

South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut
George Clooney as: Dr. Doctor (voice)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Music
Release: 1999
When the four boys see an R-rated movie featuring Canadians Terrance and Philip, they are pronounced "corrupted", and their parents pressure the United States to wage war against Canada.

TOP 4:

O Brother, Where Art Thou?

O Brother, Where Art Thou?
George Clooney as: Ulysses Everett McGill
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Release: 2000
In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey they come across many comical characters and incredible situations. Based upon Homer's 'Odyssey'.

TOP 3:

Ocean's Eleven

Ocean's Eleven
George Clooney as: Danny Ocean
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Release: 2001
Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic thief Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: In one night, Danny's hand-picked crew of specialists will attempt to steal more than $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos. But to score the cash, Danny risks his chances of reconciling with ex-wife, Tess.

TOP 2:

The Thin Red Line

The Thin Red Line
George Clooney as: Capt. Charles Bosche
Genre: Drama, History, War
Release: 1998
Based on the graphic novel by James Jones, The Thin Red Line tells the story of a group of men, an Army Rifle company called C-for-Charlie, who change, suffer, and ultimately make essential discoveries about themselves during the fierce World War II battle of Guadalcanal. It follows their journey, from the surprise of an unopposed landing, through the bloody and exhausting battles that follow, to the ultimate departure of those who survived. A powerful frontline cast - including Sean Penn, Nick Nolte, Woody Harrelson and George Clooney - explodes into action in this hauntingly realistic view of military and moral chaos in the Pacific during World War II.

TOP 1:

Fantastic Mr. Fox

Fantastic Mr. Fox
George Clooney as: Mr. Fox (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Release: 2009
The Fantastic Mr. Fox bored with his current life, plans a heist against the three local farmers. The farmers, tired of sharing their chickens with the sly fox, seek revenge against him and his family.



If you like the best George Clooney movies, then you will also like the best Andy García movies, where many of their films coincide.