Best Movies of John Malkovich

Being John Malkovich (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 186 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $22.86M

A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich.

Dangerous Liaisons (1988)

Aggregate Rating: 160 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 74 | Earnings: $34.70M

A scheming widow and her manipulative ex-lover make a bet regarding the corruption of a recently married woman.

Empire of the Sun (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 158 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $22.24M

A young English boy struggles to survive under Japanese occupation during World War II.

Je rentre à la maison (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 157 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 86 | Earnings: null

The comfortable daily routines of aging Parisian actor Gilbert Valence, 76, are suddenly shaken when he learns that his wife, daughter, and son-in-law have been killed in a car crash. ...

In the Line of Fire (1993)

Aggregate Rating: 154 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 74 | Earnings: $102.31M

Secret Service agent Frank Horrigan couldn't save Kennedy, but he's determined not to let a clever assassin take out this president.

Warm Bodies (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 150 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $66.36M

After a highly unusual zombie saves a still-living girl from an attack, the two form a relationship that sets in motion events that might transform the entire lifeless world.

Con Air (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 148 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 52 | Earnings: $101.09M

Newly paroled ex-con and former U.S. Ranger Cameron Poe finds himself trapped in a prisoner transport plane when the passengers seize control.

Burn After Reading (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 147 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $60.34M

A disk containing mysterious information from a CIA agent ends up in the hands of two unscrupulous and daft gym employees who attempt to sell it.

Shadow of the Vampire (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 143 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 71 | Earnings: $8.28M

The filming of Nosferatu (1922) is hampered by the fact that its star Max Schreck is taking the role of a vampire far more seriously than seems humanly possible.

Um Filme Falado (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 142 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 75 | Earnings: $0.01M

Lisbon, Marseilles, Naples, Athens, Istanbul, Cairo, Aden, and Bombay. Along with a university teacher and her little daughter, we embark on a long journey, experiencing different cultures and civilizations.

Rounders (1998)

Aggregate Rating: 141 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 54 | Earnings: $22.91M

A young man is a reformed gambler who must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks, while balancing his relationship with his girlfriend and his commitments to law school.

Le temps retrouvé, d'après l'oeuvre de Marcel Proust (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 140 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 72 | Earnings: $0.46M

A lush, elegant epic taking us on a time-swirling trip down the infinitely complex labyrinth that is Marcel Proust's memory lane.

Disgrace (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 71 | Earnings: $0.07M

After having an affair with a student, a Cape Town professor moves to the Eastern Cape, where he gets caught up in a mess of post-apartheid politics.

Secretariat (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 134 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $59.70M

Penny Chenery Tweedy and colleagues guide her long-shot but precocious stallion to set, in 1973, the unbeaten record for winning the Triple Crown.

Al di là delle nuvole (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 131 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $0.03M

Made of four short tales, linked by a story filmed by Wim Wenders. Taking place in Ferrara, Portofino, Aix en Provence and Paris, each story, which always a woman as the crux of the story, ...

RED 2 (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 129 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: $53.22M

Retired C.I.A. Agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.

The Great Buck Howard (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 129 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $0.75M

A young man, much to the chagrin of his father, becomes the new assistant to an illusionist in decline.

The Man in the Iron Mask (1998)

Aggregate Rating: 127 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 48 | Earnings: $56.88M

The cruel King Louis XIV of France has a secret twin brother who he keeps imprisoned. Can the twin be substituted for the real king?

The Portrait of a Lady (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 126 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $3.68M

An American girl inherits a fortune and falls into a misguided relationship with a gentleman confidence artist whose true nature, including a barbed and covetous disposition, turns her life into a nightmare.

Joan of Arc (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 122 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 54 | Earnings: $14.13M

A young girl receives a vision that drives her to rid France of its oppressors.