Best Movies of Saoirse Ronan

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Atonement (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 194 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 85 | Earnings: $50.92M

Fledgling writer Briony Tallis, as a thirteen-year-old, irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.

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Lady Bird (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 183 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 94 | Earnings: $45.42M

In 2002, an artistically inclined seventeen-year-old girl comes of age in Sacramento, California.

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Brooklyn (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 176 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 87 | Earnings: $38.32M

An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

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Hanna (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 160 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $40.25M

A sixteen-year-old girl who was raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe, tracked by a ruthless intelligence agent and her operatives.

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Mary Queen of Scots (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 72 | Earnings: null

Mary Stuart's attempt to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, finds her condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.

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Byzantium (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 134 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $0.08M

Residents of a coastal town learn, with deathly consequences, the secret shared by the two mysterious women who have sought shelter at a local resort.

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On Chesil Beach (2017)

Aggregate Rating: 132 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: null

A drama set in the early 1960s and centered on a young couple on their honeymoon.

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City of Ember (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 126 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: $7.87M

For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing ... and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker.

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How I Live Now (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 125 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $0.06M

An American girl, sent to the English countryside to stay with relatives, finds love and purpose while fighting for her survival as war envelops the world around her.

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The Lovely Bones (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 122 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 42 | Earnings: $43.98M

Centers on a young girl who has been murdered and watches over her family - and her killer - from purgatory. She must weigh her desire for vengeance against her desire for her family to heal.

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The Seagull (2018)

Aggregate Rating: 117 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: $1.25M

In the early 20th century, an aging actress and her lover visit the estate of her elderly brother.

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Stockholm, Pennsylvania (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 108 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 47 | Earnings: null

A young woman, kidnapped when she was a child, returns home to the family she barely remembers and struggles to feel at home.

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Death Defying Acts (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 107 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 48 | Earnings: $0.00M

On a tour of Britain in 1926, Harry Houdini enters into a passionate affair with a psychic out to con the famous magician.

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Violet & Daisy (2011)

Aggregate Rating: 106 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 43 | Earnings: null

Two teenage assassins accept what they think will be a quick-and-easy job, until an unexpected target throws them off their plan.

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The Host (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 105 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 35 | Earnings: $26.62M

When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, Melanie will risk everything to protect the people she cares most about, proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world.

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Lost River (2014)

Aggregate Rating: 101 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 42 | Earnings: $0.04M

A single mother is swept into a dark underworld, while her teenage son discovers a road that leads him to a secret underwater town.

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I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 62 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A mother falls for a younger man while her daughter falls in love for the first time. Mother Nature messes with their fates.