We’re celebrating Natalie Portman’s birthday with a movie marathon of her best movies. Check out some of her popular movies and discovering some new movies.
Portman played the iconic former First Lady, Jackie Kennedy Onassis, revealing the story from her side during the assassination of her husband and president, John F. Kennedy. Portman plays the perfect role as Jackie and tells a beautiful yet haunting story.
“Your Highness” 2011
This comedy is set in medieval times following the story of a disappointing prince played by the hilarious Danny McBride who goes on a journey to save his brother’s betrothed. Along the way, he meets Portman’s strong heroine character, Isabel, who is strong yet hilarious.
“The Other Boleyn Girl” 2008
Portman plays the iconic monarch figure, Anne Boleyn, that stole the heart of King Henry VIII from her sister to become the Queen of England. Though Anne Boleyn’s fate led her to be charged with treason and is beheaded, Portman brought award-winning witty personality to Anne Boleyn.
“Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium” 2007
This is a great film for the whole family that stars Dennis Hopper who plays Mr. Magorium who owns one of the most magical toy stores in the world with Natalie Portman playing Molly Mahoney who is a composer seeking to complete her symphony.
“V for Vendetta” 2005
This movie takes place in a dystopian future being ruled under British tyranny that is being attacked by a freedom fighter simply known as V. Portman plays the character Evey that encounters V during a mission and he takes her into hiding as to not reveal his identity.