Jared Leto is best known for his divisive roles like we have seen him as a Joker. However, the actor was also a part of several well-regarded films previously. Jared Leto is getting popular with the general public, thanks to his role as The Joker in D.C. Extended Universe. Now, his recent appearance in Marvel’s Morbius is what he just needed.
The actor has a long list of incredible past ventures. However, viewers may not have responded favorably to his hero portrayals. Leto has given several outstanding antics throughout the years. Who cares if those roles are minor or supporting if the actor playing has phenomenal talent, right? It’s not always about the project or role; actors with amazing acting skills make it lively.
Admirably, Leto has the talent and distinctive screen persona that makes him constantly entertaining to watch. So, we are here to talk about Jared Leto’s top 10 movies of all time. Let’s begin!
Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
A visually incredible and rewarding film that develops and enriches the plot of its prequel. While also standing as a remarkable piece of creative filmmaking. The story’s plot is a little mysterious, and you’ll love it if you are fond of this genre. The story starts when K’s discovery takes him on a hunt to locate L.A.P.D., former Blade Runner. He has been missing for 30 years, and it’s a mystery where he went. In the process, K discovers a long-buried secret that might bring about total disaster in whatever is left of society.
Critics have been hard on Morbius ever since it was released. But once you see it, you will realize it’s not that bad. Although the plot was all over the place, it was still very engaging. Dr. Morbius makes a desperate wager to help others who are also afflicted with a specific blood condition and are at grave risk. What seems to be a startling success becomes apparent as a cure that might even be more terrible.
Requiem For A Dream (2000)
Although it may be too much for some viewers, the strong visual effects and excellent performances make it incredible. It’s a story of a mother and her son, who is a retired widow and spends her time mostly watching T.V. Moreover, her son(Jared) is a junkie but dreams about making it big by becoming a drug dealer along with his friend. Unfortunately, the mother develops her own addiction to losing weight and ends up being addicted to drugs, deteriorating her mental health.
Panic Room (2000)
It’s David Fincher’s creation, a well-made and impressive thriller with a charismatic cast and their outclass performances. David, with his astonishing directing skills, made the movie classic. It’s a mother and her daughter’s tale who seek shelter in their newly purchased safe room. However, their idea of a safe room remained just an idea! When three men broke through their room, searching for some fortune, they left them in terror.
Mr. Nobody (2009)
Yes! The storylines in Mr. Nobody might be a little overwhelming for the audience. However, the film’s high goals and captivating graphics make it a fascinating complement to filmmaker Jaco Van Dormael’s career. The plot revolves around the 118 years old Nemo, Nobody when the human species gained a semblance of immortality. Nemo is the only immortal human left on Earth. The narrative gets you to reflect on life and the results of your decisions.
Lord of War (2005)
Lord of War is an insightful look at the weapons industry. The film is an odd mixture of stunning visuals, interesting professional details, and intense moral dilemmas. But, unfortunately, you can say that the plotline is too mushy to work. It’s the story of a Ukrainian refugee, Yuri Orlov(Nicolas Cage), from his early days to the early 1980s. From a time when he sold guns to the mobster to his rise in the early 1990s. He partnered with an African warlord and his psycho son. The story also follows his relationship with his younger brother(Jared Leto) and his married life with a well-known model.
The Little Things (2021)
The Little Things is a superbly played vintage thriller that seems quite relatable to lovers of the genre. The movie won’t disappoint you if you love thrillers. The story began when a county sheriff was sent to Los Angeles on a task to collect evidence. The story’s plot is that he got involved in a search for a serial killer. He wants to find out who the killer is and why he terrorizes people.
Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
Matthew McConaughey plays the lead role in Dallas Buyers Club and has been phenomenal throughout. However, you will see Jared’s amazing performance as the supporting actor. An electrician and sometimes a bull rider, Ron Woodroof, lives in Dallas. He’s making the most out of his life. However, soon he discovers that he has a deadly disease named HIV+ and only thirty days to live. Firstly, he was in denial but realized the truth and went on a path to assist people with AIDS. He makes sure that everybody gets the necessary treatment.
American Psycho (2000)
Even though it lacks the novel’s vicious sarcasm, American Psycho establishes its unique balance of terror and humor. A successful investment banking executive in New York City, Patrick Bateman, hides his other persona from his friends and coworkers. Consequently, his violent and deadly fantasies amplify with time. Also, you will see Jared as his coworker.
Jared Did great as an Oregan running legend Steve Prefontaine while James succeeded in capturing the sense of authenticity. It enhances this emotional yet moving story of a brilliant athlete who passes away too soon. A biographical film of a long-distance Olympic runner, Steve Prefontaine from Oregan, whose dream was to win Olympic gold. Now he is the biggest star in America, but unfortunately, he died tragically in an accident. Jared Leto gets to play Prefontaine in the movie.