Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson’s 10 Best Movies

Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson isn’t even in her mid-thirties and she’s already put together a huge resume of quality dramatic, action, and vocal work.  Her five outings as Black Widow in the Marvel Cinematic Universe have made her the highest-profile female super hero (who NEEDS HER OWN MOVIE), and is probably the best female action star working today.  Her voice is so distinct and versatile that she could float out the rest of her career just doing voice over work (Jungle Book, Her, Sing).  She’s been acting since her teens so her resume already has over 50 films to it, and her versatility allows her to do so many different kinds of roles that she’ll no doubt be able to skirt Hollywood’s female age ceiling as her career continues to develop.

Scarlett Johansson in The Prestige
Scarlett Johansson’s Best 10
1. The Prestige (2006) Olivia Wenscombe
2. Disney’s The Jungle Book (2016) Kaa
3. Captain America: The Winter Solider (2014)
Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow
4. Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow
5. The Avengers (2012)
Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow
6. In Good Company (2005)
Alex
7. Chef (2014) Molly
8. Her (2013) Samantha
9. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow
10. Lost in Translation (2003)
 Charlotte
Honorable Mention: Iron Man 2 (2010) Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow

Scarlett Johansson as Kaa in The Jungle Book

Oscars, Golden Globes & Emmys

Oscar Wins (0): None

Oscar Nominations (0): None

Scarlett Johansson in The Avengers

Golden Globe Wins (0): None

Golden Globe Nominations (4)Girl With Pearl Earring (2004), Lost in Translation (2004), A Love Song for Bobby Long (2005), Match Point (2006) 

Scarlett Johansson Lost in Translation

Emmy Wins (0): None

Emmy Nominations (0): None 

Scarlett Johansson in In Good Company

My Favorite Johansson Scene:
“The Interrogation” from The Avengers (2012)

Next Film: Johansson will next appear again as Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow along with the entire MCU in May 2017’s Avengers: Infinity War.
Scarlett Johansson in Avengers: Infinity War

6 thoughts on “Scarlett Johansson’s 10 Best Movies”

  1. I give her props for getting away from the “boring love interest” trap. Her signiture role is one of the best superheroes in the MCU, her voice work on Her and JB stands out, GITS I am trying to forget, but you can’t say she did not own a big action movie as its star. Even when she does play a love interest in a film that perhaps fails the Bechdel test, she chooses quality films, and stands out instead of blending into the set.

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    1. I know a lot of people love that film, but it didn’t click as much for me, but she was certainly impressive in it. I think it’s that I don’t like Sophia Coppola as a director more than anything Scarlett had to do with the film; that’s the fun of the lists and perhaps I’ll rewatch it and shake it back up. That’s the fun of being Lord of the List! Lol thanks for the comment and the follow!

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