Best Movies of Jennifer Jason Leigh

The Hateful Eight (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 198 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $54.12M

In the dead of a Wyoming winter, a bounty hunter and his prisoner find shelter in a cabin currently inhabited by a collection of nefarious characters.

Annihilation (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 183 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 79 | Earnings: $32.73M

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.

The Machinist (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 179 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $1.08M

An industrial worker who hasn't slept in a year begins to doubt his own sanity.

Anomalisa (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 167 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 88 | Earnings: $3.44M

Lead Role: David Thewlis, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Noonan, | Director:

A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.

The Spectacular Now (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 166 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 82 | Earnings: $6.85M

A hard-partying high school senior's philosophy on life changes when he meets the not-so-typical "nice girl."

Good Time (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 160 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 80 | Earnings: $2.01M

After a heist goes awry, a bank robber spends a night trying to free his mentally handicapped brother from being sent to Riker's Island prison.

Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)

Aggregate Rating: 154 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: null

A group of Southern California high school students are enjoying their most important subjects: sex, drugs and rock n' roll.

Bastard Out of Carolina (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 151 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 75 | Earnings: null

A mother and daughter find their lives adversely affected when a new man enters the picture. Will their family ever be what they expect?

Georgia (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 146 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $2.91M

Sadie is desperately looking up to her older sister Georgia who is a famous C&W artist. Sadie wants to be a famous artist like her sister, but is always doing everything wrong. Her ...

eXistenZ (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 142 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $2.84M

A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged.

Possessor (2020)

Aggregate Rating: 140 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: null

Possessor follows an agent who works for a secretive organization that uses brain-implant technology to inhabit other people's bodies - ultimately driving them to commit assassinations for high-paying clients.

Dolores Claiborne (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 139 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $24.36M

A big-city reporter travels to the small town where her mother has been arrested for the murder of an elderly woman that she works for as a maid.

Greenberg (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 139 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $4.22M

A man from Los Angeles, who moved to New York years ago, returns to L.A. to figure out his life while he house-sits for his brother. He soon sparks with his brother's assistant.

Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)

Aggregate Rating: 130 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $2.14M

Dorothy Parker remembers the heyday of the Algonquin Round Table, a circle of friends whose barbed wit, like hers, was fueled by alcohol and flirted with despair.

The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)

Aggregate Rating: 130 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 53 | Earnings: $2.87M

A naive business graduate is installed as president of a manufacturing company as part of a stock scam.

Margot at the Wedding (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 129 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $1.96M

Margot and her son Claude decide to visit her sister Pauline after she announces that she is marrying less-than-impressive Malcolm. In short order, the storm the sisters create leaves behind a mess of thrashed relationships and exposed family secrets.

White Boy Rick (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 125 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $24.01M

The story of teenager Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the FBI during the 1980s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.

Palindromes (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 123 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 53 | Earnings: $0.55M

Aviva is thirteen, awkward and sensitive. Her mother Joyce is warm and loving, as is her father, Steve, a regular guy who does have a fierce temper from time to time. The film revolves around her family, friends and neighbors.

Kansas City (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 121 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $1.29M

Robert Altman's jazz-scored film explores themes of love, crime, race, and politics in 1930s Kansas City. When Blondie O'Hara's husband, a petty thief, is captured by Seldom Seen and held ...

The Anniversary Party (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 120 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 56 | Earnings: $4.01M

Love is complex and relationships deteriorate.