Best Brad Pitt Movies
Do you love Brad Pitt movies?! We know that we do! He always manages to give us, the viewers, a spectacular performance that captivates us for the entirety of the film. The man is such a great actor that it’s natural to become fully invested in all of the characters he plays. It’s hard to imagine that he’s the same man playing all these different personas. He’s absolutely fantastic at making his characters remarkably convincing.
If you are here, you must be looking for some of his best work. Well, even though it took a while to settle on which were his best, all of his movies are so good, we finally managed to do it! We have concocted a list of the best Brad Pitt movies that you absolutely need to watch! So keep on reading and see exactly which Brad Pitt movies we have chosen for this list.
1. Fight Club
Kicking off this list of Brad Pitt movies, we have a masterpiece! This movie right here is arguably his best movie ever. Fight Club is unexplainably good and delivers one hell of an enthralling experience to the viewer! If you haven’t seen this one, then do so now! You’ll love every second of it.
Fight Club Movie Description
A man (Edward Norton), who suffers from depression and insomnia, lives a rather dull and uneventful life as an office worker. The one exciting thing in his life is the support group he attends, where he poses as a person who has serious problems. In some odd way, doing this helps him sleep at night. However, this all changes when Marla (Helena Bonham Carter), another poser, disrupts his routine. As his life continues to spiral out of control, he meets an erratic and spontaneous soap salesman named Tyler (Brad Pitt). Together the two men decide to start a fight club for men who need some change in their lives. However, soon after the creation of Fight Club, everything begins to go horribly wrong, and some dark secrets start to emerge.
2. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
This right here was an absolutely beautiful movie! Imagine starting your life out as an old man and then aging backward! That right there is insane! We highly recommend you give this movie a watch, you won’t regret it!
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Movie Description
Benjamin Button (Brad Pitt) wasn’t born a normal boy. He has an unexplainable disease which only he seems to have. Button was born old and ages in reverse. Twelve years into his life, Button meets a young girl named Daisy (Cate Blanchett) who appears at random moments in Benjamin’s life. Benjamin lives a strange and adventurous life, but there is one thing that drives this man through life. He wakes up every day with hopes that he and Daisy will meet up once again at the right moment in both their lives.
Who doesn’t love a good war movie!? Especially one that’s about a tank! Those things are massive and nearly unstoppable in battle! If you want some action in your life, give this movie a go.
Fury Movie Description
Don Collier (Brad Pitt) leads a team in a Sherman tank behind the enemy lines of battle. The mission has a low outcome of success, and the chance of living through the mission is unlikely. Outnumbered and severely outgunned, the men prepare themselves for a glorious death. However, they don’t let this phase them and push full force into battle. With their undying will, they may just possibly land a successful strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.
This may be an older movie, but that doesn’t take away from the fact that it’s incredible! Not only is Brad Pitt in the film, but Morgan Freeman is as well! If you love crime movies, then this is the one for you.
Seven Movie Description
Soon to retire Detective William Somerset (Morgan Freeman) takes one more case. However, he has a newly transferred partner, David Mills (Brad Pitt). The two partners quickly realize they have a serial killer on their hands. This killer is darker than most. Each of the victims he picks represents what he believes to be one of the 7 deadly sins. As the two detectives inch closer to catching their target, the body count continues to grow, and the killer begins to mess with the detective’s heads.
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5. Inglourious Basterds
Non-stop brutal torture and killing of Nazis! What more could someone want? This movie is stupendously satisfying to watch, and you will enjoy every second of it! If you haven’t seen it, we highly recommend you do!
Inglourious Basterds Movie Description
Lt. Aldo Raine (Brad Pitt) brings together a team of Jewish soldiers who want nothing but the blood of Nazis. The soldiers are not the only ones who want the Nazis to pay in the most brutal ways possible. They join Bridget von Hammersmark (Diane Kruger), an undercover agent who poses as a German actress. Together they violently make the Nazis pay, but everything changes when they cross paths with theater owner Shosanna Dreyfus (Mélanie Laurent) who wants nothing but to avenge her family who the Nazis killed.
6. World War Z
If you want some zombie action, then you will really love this movie! This is one of the top zombie movies out there, in our opinion! Brad Pitt really put on an incredible performance for this one. Give it a watch if you haven’t already!
World War Z Movie Description
Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt), a former U.N investigator, finds himself completely stuck in gridlock with his family in the car. Gerry’s gut tells him that something is not right, so he leaves the car to investigate. As he looks around, absolute chaos erupts as flesh-eating creatures start killing everyone in their sight and begin to close in on Gerry and his family. A lethal virus that is transmitted with a single bite has spread across the globe. Gerry leads a search for the cure to the virus, but the longer it takes, the less hope everyone has.
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A love story that takes a dark and dangerous turn? Hell yes! For the final film on our list of Brad Pitt movies, we have an excellent espionage movie! If you haven’t seen Allied, then you are really missing out and have to give it a watch!
Allied Movie Description
A pair of World War II operatives, Max Vatan (Brad Pitt) and Marianne Beauséjour (Marion Cotillard), have never revealed their true identities. However, during a mission that could have easily resulted in their deaths, the two end up falling in love. After completing the mission, they decide that they both want to leave the life of constant deception behind and start a new one together. However, both of them develop a suspicion of their marriage and begin questioning everything about each other as they become enemies in a possibly deadly way.