George Clooney All Time Top Movies, Upcoming Movies 2015-2016 : George Timothy Clooney was born to Nick Clooney, who was a former game show host and commentator and Nina Bruce, who was a former winner of a beauty pageant. He was born in Lexington in Kentucky in the year 1961 on 6th May. He belonged to a German, English, and Irish ancestry. Clooney graduated from the Augusta High School and spent most of his youth in Kentucky and Ohio. He was very active and good in sports such as baseball and basketball; he also tried joining the Cincinnati Reds however, his attempts did not succeed. Clooney pursued acting after he got a small part in a film that his cousin brother Miguel Ferrer offered him.
Ace was the first sitcom wherein he got to play a major role as an orderly. After this sitcom, offers of roles seemed to have flooded for Clooney; right from the handsome repairperson George Burnett on The facts of Life to a supervisor on Roseanne in Brooker Brooks Clooney was unstoppable. The award winning drama series ER was a breakthrough for George as he played the role of Dr. Dough Ross. He was cast opposite Julianna Margulies, Noah Wyle, and Anthony Edwards. During the year, 2002 was when George Clooney debuted as a director with Confessions of a Dangerous Mind. The autobiography of Chuck Barris, who is a famous TV producer, inspired this movie. The movie was produced under his production banner, which was co-sounded by Steven Soderbergh and was named Selection Eight Productions.
Up in the Air was among the movies for which Clooney received immense critical recognition and acclaim. The movie was also nominated for the highly prestigious Academy Awards as well as Golden Globe. Even though he did not win an award that particular year, but his patience surely paid off as he bagged all the awards for his role in The Descendants wherein he plays the father whose wife lies in a coma as he finds out that she was unfaithful. George Clooney has been heralded for his humanitarian work and political activism. He carries out a lot of social work in the favor of society’s welfare.
George Clooney has been and is going to be a huge part of some remarkable movies, following are the top five movies of this brilliant actor’s career.
1. Gravity: This movie is about an astronaut and a medical engineer who work together in order to survive after a disaster that destroys their space shuttle and leaves then drifting in the earth’s orbit. The path-breaking movie is written by Jonas Cuaron and Alfonso Cuaron, is directed by Alfonso Cuaron, and starred Ed Harris, George Clooney along with Sandra Bullock.
2. Ocean’s Eleven: George Clooney is starring opposite Julia Roberts and Brad Pitt in this film. It is written by Jack Golden Russell and George Clayton Johnson, and is directed by Steven Soderbergh. The story is about Danny Ocean who plans to carry out casino robberies along with his eleven accomplices.
3. Up in the Air: The movie starred Anna Kendrick, Vera Farmiga, and George Clooney. The story revolves around an employee who enjoys his work and travel, but his job is threatened due to his potential love interest and new hire. The film is directed by Jason Reitman and is written by Jason Reitman along with Walter Kirn.
4. The Descendants: The movie brought George Clooney a set of acclaimed awards. The movie is written by Nat Faxon and Alexander Payne, directed by Alexander Payne and starred Amara Miller, Shailene Woodley opposite Clooney.
5. Good Night and Good Luck: The plot plays around Senator Joseph McCarthy, who is trying to be brought down by journalist Edward Murrow. The movie is directed and written by George Clooney as well as starred in it opposite with Patricia Clarkson and David Strathairn.
List of top films of George Clooney
1. From Dusk till Dawn (1996)
2. One Fine Day (1996)
3. Batman & Robin (1997)
4. Three Kings (1999)
5. The Perfect Storm (2000)
6. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
7. Ocean’s Eleven (2001)
8. Solaris (2002)
9. Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
10. Ocean’s Twelve (2004)
11. Good Night, and Good Luck (2005)
12. Syriana (2005)
13. The Good German (2006)
14. Michael Clayton (2007)
15. Ocean’s Thirteen (2007)
16. Leatherheads (2008)
17. Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
18. The Men Who Stare At Goats (2009)
19. The American (2010)
20. The Ides of March (2011)
Upcoming movies of George Clooney in 2015-2016
One of the classy star of the film industry of Hollywood is George Clooney and he is well aware of the techniques to make a character played by him in any film real to create a long lasting impression in the mind of the audience. Check the list of Upcoming movies of George Clooney:
• Tomorrowland- To be released in 2015
• Hail, Caesar! – To be released in 2015
With passing years, George Clooney is experimenting with his roles and is reaching new heights of success.