Angelina Jolie is a woman who knows how to act and of course, we all know her as the companion to the remarkable and handsome, Brad Pitt. Angelina Jolie is the daughter of Jon Voight, who is an amazing actor himself, and Marcheline Bertrand. Angelina Jolie has been in some remarkable movies and the main one that brought her to Brad Pitt was Mr. and Mrs. Smith. She has been linked to many actors over the years but her movies are the ones that everyone will remember. The top five movies that have starred Angelina Jolie are as follows.
1. Mr. and Mrs. Smith – 2005
Angelina Jolie played the character of Jane Smith, who is an assassin, and whose character is married to Brad Pitt’s character, John Smith, who is also an assassin. They have no idea that the other is an paid assassin until one day they have an encounter with each other when they are on a job. After that it is like a game of cat and mouse. They try their best to kill each other even though they love each other very much. Then the tables are turned on them when assassins come after them because it is believed that both have been compromised. So they have to now fight to stay alive while evading those that wish them dead.
2. Beyond Borders – 2003
I thought this movie was well done and tasteful. It was also something different for Angelina Jolie to attempt and it was also something that was dear to her heart. It takes place over a number of years and is about a man who is wants to help others with his degree in medicine and his involvement with a woman who wants to use her considerable resources to help those in need. As the years pass, their relationship deepens, as does the problems around the world.
3. Laura Croft: Tomb Raider – 2001
Angelina Jolie stars as rich girl, Laura Croft, who hunts for items that have some significance in the world and also to keep herself active. She is one who travels wherever the need takes her trying to locate rare, lost items, and empires that have been lost into history. She is good with various languages, is good at any kind of combat, and has to no one to answer to. She has been asked to locate some mysterious artifacts but she is also being trailed by those who want the same artifact and will kill to get it. She is also involved in a bit of a romance at the same time.
4. Laura Croft: Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life – 2003
Angelina Jolie has returned in the sequel to Laura Croft: Tomb Raider and this is one kick butt sequel. She makes her way to a underwater graveyard of a lost city in order to recover some valuable treasures but encounters much trouble and almost dies in the process. Of course, Laura is able to get out of it and does her best to pursue those who have taken what what she treasures the most. There is excitement, chases, troubles and more as Laura encounters more than she has bargained for.
5. Changeling – 2008
Angelina Jolie stars as a mother who just wants her real son returned to her. Her son disappears and when she reports it, the police end up returning a boy that is not her son. She demands the return of her real son and does what she has to get him back. As time passes, she encounters so much trouble that is unbelievable that she ever comes out of sane. She is ultimately put in an asylum and she has to fight for her rights. This was another one of her movies that was based on a true story.