Charlize Theron Some admire her beauty, some her acting, some all at once. Charlize Theron is one of the first names that come to mind when the word “blonde beauty” is mentioned in the cinema of the Hollywood world. We have prepared a list of 15 movies that come to mind first when it comes to Charlize Theron movies. Have a good time already.
1) The Last Face – The Two Sides of Truth (2016) | IMDb: 5.0
A highly talented and attractive doctor continues his work in one of Africa’s conflict zones. As the conflicts continue, she falls in love with someone working in the area at the same time. Although their love is mutual, this feeling will be quite dangerous for them. In addition, the doctor should fulfill the requirements of his job and should not have difficulty in keeping it in balance. In Liberia amid the ravages of war, miguel and Wren must find a way to maintain their relationship as they fight a joint passionate battle over how best to resolve the conflicts that surround them. Written by Erin Dignam and directed by the famous actor Sean Penn, the film stars Charlize Theron, Adèle Exarchopoulos and Javier Bardem.
2) The Astronaut’s Wife – The Astronaut’s Wife (1999) | IMDb: 5.4
Spencer, a NASA astronaut, and his beautiful wife, Jillian, a teacher, are a harmonious couple living the perfect life together. But while Spencer is on duty one day, he is cut off from the world for only 2 minutes. When he returns, his whole life is the same as before, except for his wife. They enter into a strange process that complicates their lives. A short time later, Jillian became pregnant with twins. Everything is beautiful at first. But Jillian’s post-pregnancy nightmares raise her fears that the children aren’t from Spencer. Even weirder, he thinks that this being is not even human. With these thoughts, Jillian is about to go crazy. What Spencer went through during those mysterious two minutes is not disclosed by any institution, including NASA.
3) Dark Places – Dark Places (2015) | IMDb: 6.2
Libby Day, who witnessed the brutal murder of her family when she was a child, manages to escape from death in the middle of a snowstorm and at only 5 years old, from Kansas City. But this is not salvation. The sad events and unfortunate situations that happened to him on the way will never be erased from his life. Finally, unable to withstand the pressure of the media any longer, he makes an unfortunate statement about the death of his family. 25 years pass since then, and he spends each day trying to forget his past. Until he discovers the Kill Club, a secret society investigating mysterious criminal events. It’s time to rekindle his past memories and solve the massacre that happened to his family. Adapted from the novel of the same name by Gillian Flynn, the film is directed by Gilles Paquet-Brenner and stars Chloë Grace Moretz and Charlize Theron in the lead roles.
4) Hancock (2008) | IMDb: 6.4
The mighty Hancock, the superhero; He is a popular and mocked hero. Because his addiction to alcohol and his incompetence made him this way. However, he became the most disliked person in Los Angeles. Although it has saved the lives of many people so far, it has also damaged the city with billions in damage. One day, when he rescues a PR specialist named Ray Embrey from an oncoming train, he thinks he can restore his image by being grateful to Ray’s manager Hancock. He brings Hancock over to his house for dinner and introduces him to his son and wife, who are his fanatics. But the principal’s wife, Mary, for some reason doesn’t want Hancock near her.
5) The Legand of Bagger Vance – The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000) | IMDb: 6.7
Rannulph Junnah, the most famous golfer in Savannah, is married to Adele, the daughter of the richest businessman in that area, and is quite famous among the people. When the First World War broke out, he was among the first to go to the front. During a deadly mission, he becomes the sole survivor of his unit and leaves everything behind to vanish. 15 years pass and Rannulph returns to Savannah. Adele’s father committed suicide. Adele does her best to prevent her father’s dream golf course from being sold and organizes a big event. The condition for the success of the organization is that the famous golfers of America, Bobby Jones and Walter Hagen, as well as the local hero Junnah must play. A mysterious man named Bagger Vance comes to the aid of Junnah, who has completely lost her self-confidence. Vance, a black ball carrier, also becomes Junnah’s mentor. We can say that it is another successful movie after the famous actor Robert Redford’s The Horse Whisperer.
6) Sweet November – In November, Ask Is Another (2001) | IMDb: 6.7
Nelson Moss is a workaholic man. One day, he meets a lively girl named Sara during the exam he took to get his driver’s license. Sara has a request from Nelson: that Nelson live with her for at least a month. Nelson accepts the offer and the two soon move into the same house. And they fall in love with each other at the same speed. For Sara, love is a feeling she has experienced for the first time in her life. What Nelson doesn’t know is that Sara, whom he falls in love with, is a cancer patient. The duo in love are caught in a vortex between life and death.
7) The Old Guard (2020)| IMDb: 6.7
The Old Guard tells the story of a group of undead soldiers who have worked as mercenaries for years. Andromecha, the daughter of Eetion, princess of Thebae Campus, and other people who came and came from Greek mythology, century, they work as mercenaries. Having to survive with their immortality, these soldiers discover the existence of another immortal. This person is a black woman serving sailors. A malicious community that came after them discovered their existence. For the undead, there are now worse things than death.
8) Atomic Blonde – Blonde Bomb (2017) | IMDb: 6.7
Lorraine Broughton, one of the most talented agents of the British secret service MI6, is sent alone to Berlin on a special mission in the last days of the Cold War. The mission is to investigate an agent killed during the Cold War and find the missing agents list. He collaborates with the Berlin station chief David Percival for this mission, and a tense action begins. But Lorraine’s arrival will not remain hidden. The dangerous assassin realizes he’s been set up, and he’s a member of the agency. Lorraine must now escape this trap to save her life and for everyone she cares about.
9) The Italian Job (2003) | IMDb: 7.0
The Italian Job is one of the most admired of Charlize Theron movies. It is the remake of the 1969 Peter Collinson film starring Michael Caine, this time with a cast of Mark Wahlberg, Charlize Theron and Edward Norton. The film tells the adventures of a gang of robbers led by Charlie Croker, one of the criminals who can be described as having a career in their field. The gang creates the biggest traffic jam in Los Angeles history and they want to buy time for their planned heist. To get themselves out of the mess they’ve created, they use the Mini Cooper, which is small enough to drive off the curb. Their goal is to be able to disappear until the traffic clears.
10) The Road – The Road (2009) | IMDb: 7.2
It is an adaptation of a book about the future doomsday. It was not overshadowed by the book with its strong cast. In the post-apocalyptic atmosphere, America is a terrifying place. On the route of a father and son, there is the coast of America. Besides trying to cross America with a simple rifle in hand, their biggest challenge is the harsh weather conditions and not knowing where to go. There will also be bandits on their way. In addition to the science fiction genre, the film also has Western genre features.
11) North Country – Alone (2005) | IMDB: 7.3
It is one of the films that has a great impact among Charlize Theron films with its subject and cast alone. A group of female miners are the first to work at the Eveleth Mine in Minnesota under extremely difficult conditions. While doing this job, they are faced with very hostile attitudes. This is how their business lives go. They are subjected to countless and endless insults. However, they are also exposed to threats, humiliation, harassment and belittling. The first sexual harassment case that shook the whole world… Being women, their struggle is really heavy and they do their best to keep their jobs. Despite all the difficulties they face.
12) Monster – Villain (2003) | IMDB: 7.3
It is a dark tale that tells the real life story of Aileen Wuornos, America’s first female serial killer. Wuornos has a difficult and brutal history. He was previously abused and addicted to drugs. When she was 13, she became a prostitute and became pregnant. Continuing this life, he settled in Florida. The story takes place over a 9-month period between 1989 and 1990. During this period, a lesbian story takes place between Wuornos and Selby. During this period, he starts killing his customers because he needs to earn money outside of his own business. As time passes, the situation moves to a different dimension. Beyond being a cold-blooded murderer inside Wuornos, her prostitute work reaches such dimensions that it will cause her to be remembered as a murderer.
13) The Cider House Rules – God’s Work The Devil’s Piece (1999) | IMDb: 7.4
God’s Work, The Devil’s Piece, is one of the most acclaimed Charlize Theron movies. Although Homer Wells is an orphan, he does not feel a lack of authority over himself. He has internalized this situation so much that being without a family no longer affects Homer. The main reason for this is that he was raised in the orphanage by a well-meaning and strange teacher named Wilbur Larch. Homer, who has now reached adolescence, begins to question himself and his life brought by youth. Homer’s primary goal is to break the shell he is in.
14) Devil’s Advocate – The Devil’s Advocate (1997) | IMDb: 7.5
Kevin Lomax, who attracts attention with the cases he wins regardless of whether they are right or wrong, succeeds in winning the cases by somehow convincing the court jury. Everything seems to be going well in the life of the happily married lawyer. One day, he does not refuse the big offer and moves from Florida to New York. His boss at his new company is a rich and ambitious man named John Milton. In the beginning everything seems fine, cases are won. But Kevin’s life slowly begins to turn dark, and his relationship with his wife, Mary Ann, begins to fall apart. In all these influences, John Milton has an uncanny influence.
15) Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) | IMDb: 8.1
Mad Max: Fury Road is the most liked movie by the audience among Charlize Theron movies. After the nuclear war, the world has been greatly affected by the deserts and has become a place fighting the problem of thirst. For this reason, civilization is now on the verge of collapse. Max, who has a very high survival instinct, is now looking for peace after losing his wife and children; He is taken prisoner by the War Children. Mad Max: Fury Road, directed once again by George Miller, the creator of the post-apocalyptic genre and the master director behind the legendary “Mad Max” movies, is a movie you should watch. The movie, starring Charlize Theron and Tom Hardy, is the fourth part of the series. In the other leading roles of the movie; Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Nathan Jones, Josh Helman, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Riley Keough, Zoë Kravitz.