Best Movies of Sarah Polley

The Sweet Hereafter (1997)

Aggregate Rating: 170 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $4.31M

A bus crash in a small town brings a lawyer to the town to defend the families, but he discovers that everything is not what it seems.


Dawn of the Dead (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 160 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 59 | Earnings: $58.89M

A nurse, a policeman, a young married couple, a salesman, and other survivors of a worldwide plague that is producing aggressive, flesh-eating zombies, take refuge in a mega Midwestern shopping mall.


Mr. Nobody (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 159 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $0.00M

A boy stands on a station platform as a train is about to leave. Should he go with his mother or stay with his father? Infinite possibilities arise from this decision. As long as he doesn't choose, anything is possible.


Go (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 149 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 72 | Earnings: $16.84M

Go! tells the story of the events after a drug deal, told from three different points of view.


The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)

Aggregate Rating: 148 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $8.08M

An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.


The Secret Life of Words (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 144 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $0.02M

A hearing impaired factory worker gives up her first holiday in years and instead travels out to an oil rig, where she cares for a man suffering from severe burns.


My Life Without Me (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 135 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 57 | Earnings: $0.40M

A young woman conceals the fact of her terminal cancer to live her life with a passion she never had before.


Splice (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 132 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $17.00M

Genetic engineers Clive Nicoli and Elsa Kast hope to achieve fame by successfully splicing together the DNA of different animals to create new hybrid animals for medical use.


Guinevere (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 128 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $0.61M

A young girl from an affluent family rebels and becomes involved with a much older photographer.


The Weight of Water (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 105 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 45 | Earnings: $0.10M

A newspaper photographer, Jean, researches the lurid and sensational axe murder of two women in 1873 as an editorial tie-in with a brutal modern double murder. She discovers a cache of ...


No Such Thing (2001)

Aggregate Rating: 98 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 36 | Earnings: $0.06M

"No Such Thing" tells the story of a young journalist who journeys to Iceland to find her missing fiancée only to encounter a mythical creature. She eventually forges a relationship with the being.


The Law of Enclosures (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 68 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Story of the same couple, first in their teenage years and then in their twilight years, paradoxically set in the same time during the backdrop of the Gulf War in the Middle East.


The Life Before This (1999)

Aggregate Rating: 64 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Several innocent bystanders are injured or killed when two robbers, fleeing from the police, run into the neighborhood cafe.


Joe's So Mean to Josephine (1996)

Aggregate Rating: 63 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

A man and woman meet and find out they have trouble with their relationship.


The I Inside (2004)

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

An amnesiac discovers himself leaping through time between 2000 and 2002 as his past returns to him.


Luck (2003)

Aggregate Rating: 55 | Imdb: 5 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null

Shane Bradley, who is fixated on ideas of luck and destiny, tries to win the girl of his dreams. After their relationship falters, Shane begins to think he might be unlucky and turns to ...