Emily Blunt has had a versatile career in which she has proved to be a capable and compelling actress, beating up many other actors in Hollywood. She continues to showcase her time and range by taking on almost everything, from Disney musicals to action blockbusters. Her top ten films show the reason she has gained increased fame, critical acclaim, and popularity. Have a look at ten of her best and finest roles.
List of Top 10 Movies by Emily Blunt of All Time until 2017
10. ‘The Devil Wears Prada.’
The 2006 film was the first one to bring a global notice to Blunt, making her a shining star in the acting world. She acts as the venomous deputy to a magazine editor who is very dreaded. The film is an acting on a novel written by Lauren Weisberger and is performed by Anne Hathaway and Meryl Streep, among many other actors. ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ turned into a commercial and critical success, opening many doors for Emily Blunt.
9. ‘The Young Victoria.’
The 2009 released video is not common with many Americans. However, the reason why that is the case is not because it is not friendly to them but because it was released in very few markets of that territory. The film turns to be another outstanding success for Blunt Emily as she stars Queen Victoria, a very prime role in the movie. Due to her incredible work, she received a nomination for the ‘Golden Globe’ for her role.
8. ‘Sunshine Cleaning.’
The 2009 movie has Amy Adams and Emily Blunt playing as a pair of mismatched sisters. They establish and start a cleaning company that does specialize on crime scenes. In the film, Alan Arkin stars as the unlucky father of these two sisters. The company runs well, but one sister seems to be hardworking than the other. The role played by Emily Blunt is loved by many fans.
7. ‘The Jane Austen Book Club’
The 2007 thriller movie was a talk of the world after it released. The Emily Blunt film has her playing as a French teacher in a high school. To facilitate productive discussion of the novels written by Jane Austen, she decides to join a book club. ‘The Jane Austen Book Club’ is a chick flick that also has Kathy Baker, Mario Bello, Hugh Dancy and Maggie Grace.
6. ‘My Summer of Love.’
Emily Blunt succeeds in obtaining a significant role in the film ‘My Summer of Love.’ She gets global accolade and widespread attention after her role in the movie. She acts as a very manipulative and young lady from an upper class who starts an affair with another woman who comes from a working-class family. The love film released in 2004 remains a favorite until today.
5. ‘Salmon Fishing in Yemen.’
In the quirky romantic drama of 2012, Emily Blunt makes an appealing and leading lead, once more. She stars in contrast with Ewan McGregor, as a business lady seeks the assistance of a fisheries expert to introduce sports fishing in Yemen. The charming film is made interesting by Blunt’s sparking chemistry and nuanced portrayal with McGregor. In 2013, the star earned a ‘Golden Globe’ nomination for her role in the film.
4. ‘Your Sister’s Sister.’
‘Your Sister’s Sister’ is a quiet romantic comedy released in 2011 with Bunt acting as Iris, a lady who invites a boyfriend to live at her family’s getaway island. However, the guy ends up involving himself in a sexual encounter with the girlfriend’s sister, something that complicated the three of them. The film avoids all the bad rom-com stereotypes and is well written, with the acting making the film work better. Blunt’s humorous and warm portrayal is dynamite.
3. ‘Into the Woods’
The movie has blunt showing both her singing and acting chops I the Stephen Sondheim adaptation. The star-studded cast features actors like Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick, and James Corden. However, Blunt is the actor who manages to shine and stand up at the same time. The story is lightened and given heart by her portrayal of the wife to a baker. The role earned Blunt nominations to the ‘Critics Choice Awards’ and the ‘Golden Globe Awards.’
2. ‘Edge of Tomorrow.’
In ‘Edge of Tomorrow,’ Blunt proves that she can make a badass action film. The film costars Tom Cruise as an action vet, although Blunt turns out to be the movie’s real hero. Blunt Portrays as Rita, a heavy metal and sword wielding fighter. The character in unexpected for Blunt but it earns her critical appraise. She makes the film look like Ripley’s second coming. The time bending gifts provided by Tom Cruise are crucial are important, although Blunt’s smarts and guts are needed by Cruise even more. The film is a well-executed and rare action project with a great female hero at the center.
‘Sicario’ must be the best movie that Emily Blunt has acted this far. In the thrilling film, an idealistic agent of the FBI is under instructions from government task forces to help in the war against drugs. The escalating war is intense at the border between Mexico and the United States of America. Along the frontier crossing, dozens of powerful and influential drug lords involve in a ‘rat and mouse chase’ with government agents. The 121 minutes movie is directed by Denis Villeneueve and acted by Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, and Josh Brolin.
Emily Blunt New Movies 2017-2018
1. ‘The Animal Crackers.’
In this movie set to be released in 2017, a family has the option of using a magical box used by animal crackers to rescue a run-down circus from being acquired by Horatio O. Huntington. The evil uncle is a threat to the entire family in the film directed by Scott Christian Sava and Tony Bancroft. The stars here include Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, and Sylvester Stallone.
2. ‘Mary Poppins Returns.’
‘Mary Poppins Returns’ is set for release in 2018, the film being about the Depression era in London where grownups Michael Banks and Jane, together with the three children of Michael receive a courtesy visit from Mary Poppins after a personal loss. The film has Rob Marshall as the director while the writers include P.L. Travers and David Magee. The actors include Emily Blunt, Emily Mortimer, and Meryl Streep.
These above are the Top 10 Movies by Emily Blunt of All Time until 2017. Emily Blunt has acted with Tom Cruise and Meryl Streep in a majority of her movies. ‘Birds of a feather flock together,’ and as such great actors work together. We love you roles, Meryl Streep, keep the spirit up, girl.