Edward Norton is one of the best actors from Hollywood, I thought to make up a top 10 of the best movies in which has played this great actor.
Bruce Banner (Edward Norton), a successful geneticist, becomes from an accident with gamma rays, a green monster, despite the anger that grinds him, he fight against evil. It is none other than Hulk, one of the most successful Marvel’s characters, the film attracted a record revenue of $264 million.
09. Primal Fear
His first big hit film, as it was called by critics, portrays Edward Norton as a young accused by the death of priest from the church in which he attended. The find of truth hardship the lawyer played by Richard Gere who eventually manages to solve the mystery. The motto of the film is the perfect hint: “Sooner or later a man who wears two faces forgets which one is real”.
08. The Illusionist
Along with Jessica Biel, Edward Norton uses every trick he knew to save the love between them, the barriers of the society from Vienna in that time. Eisenheim and Sophie prove that are an exceptional couple when it comes of love and protect. If it’s magic or not, I will leave you to decide.
07. The Score
A movie in which the game of cat and mouse is at its home. Edward Norton plays a very good role along with other big names, Robert De Niro and Marlon Brando, the three thieves who want to give one last shot: a scepter of hundred years old, which can bring a lot more money. However, one will remain on the outside.
06. 25th Hour
For Montgomery Brogan is beginning the countdown before going to prison for at least seven years. In the 24 hours remaining reassess their former drug dealer who lived life to it and throw a second look at the people of which was surrounded to see who was friend and who was “snitch”.
Mike is a student who plays high stakes poker. He decides to retire from this dangerous job after losing a significant amount, and his girlfriend threatened to break up with him if he keeps playing. Unfortunately, Mike is forced to play again to escape a friend found in debt. A movie that most likely will enter the hearts of those who play poker.
04. The Italian Job
Edward Norton in playing with Charlize Theron and Mark Whalberg, forming a perfect team for breaking the bank. When the best plan for their seemingly flawless, goes down the drain, it is clear that a team member is a traitor. A very good movie, action packed, the main theme is revenge.
03. Red Dragon
Will Graham is a former FBI agent who is required to work but when a serial killer extremely difficult: “Tooth Fairy”. His psychological skills impresses by the genius-criminal “The Cannibal” Lecter. And this is the beginning of new friendships. Anthony Hopkins is a great actor, seeing Hannibal Lecter character I wonder where the resources found in soul and being able to portray his character so well.
Derek Vineyard (Edward Norton), a neo-Nazi fresh out of prison, trying to carve a new path in life, holding it at the same time his younger brother Danny, on the way he grabbed some years ago. An exceptional film that presents the harsh reality of neo-Nazism and present the racial tensions from America.
01. Fight Club
Edward Norton is an ordinary employee who leads a life without much charm until he meets Tyler Durden (Brad Pitt), a soap salesman who completely changes his existence. The two established an organization that deals with development melee combat but along the slip things in a different direction and fight club acquires other meanings than the purely physical. The end is one of the best I’ve seen, is explosive, literally and figuratively, especially if you’re a Pixies fan.