Happy 43rd birthday to the gorgeous woman who never ages, Angelina Jolie! Jolie has been one of Hollywood’s most notably watchable celebrities for over a decade. Over the course of her storied career, she’s produced some of our favorite movies and has provided countless moments that are still talked about today. In honor of her special day, here are some of her best works that call for a movie marathon.
Mr. And Mrs. Smith (2005)
The iconic movie that started it all for Hollywood’s favorite couple! Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie met on the set of filming Mr. And Mrs. Smith. Pitt and Jolie play a married couple surprised to learn that they are assassins belonging to competing agencies and that they have been assigned to kill each other.
The movie that won Jolie The Saturn Award for Best Actress. Jolie plays a single mother, Christine Collins who is in constant search for her missing nine-year-old son, Walter.
Jolie is back in her signature role as an assassin. Screenwriter Dean Georgaris rewrote the screenplay to tailor the role of Fox specifically for her.
A Mighty Heart (2007)
Jolie’s performance in A Mighty Heart was widely touted by top critics as her finest artistic achievement to date. A Mighty Heart is a detailed account of the search for kidnapped Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl in 2002. Jolie played the heart-wrenching role of his wife, Mariane Pearl.
This film proves Jolie’s just as capable as anyone of playing a butt-kicking spy on the run. Salt made roughly $300 million in worldwide grosses, which means the audiences agree.
Grab some popcorn and kickback to one of Jolie’s epic screen works, and celebrate this talented icon. Happy Birthday, Angelina Jolie, hope your day was as incredible as you are!