could find herself back in the Oscar race with “Vox Lux
,” Bradey Corbet‘s satire about a vain pop star plotting a comeback tour. The film, which opens in limited release on Friday, December 7, is the star’s second title this year following Alex Garland
‘s sci-fi thriller “Annihilation
,” which bowed in February. But how do both titles rank within her filmography? In honor of her stellar year, let’s take a look back at 15 of Portman’s greatest movies, ranked worst to best.
Portman made her acting debut when she was just 13-years-old with “Leon: The Professional” (1994), which cast her as a teenager teaming up with a hitman (Jean Reno
) to avenge her family’s murder.
Her first Oscar nomination came just 10 years later: Best Supporting Actress for “Closer
” (2004). The role of Alice, a stripper dating a writer (Jude Law
) in love with another woman (Julia Roberts