Ryan Reynolds is a versatile actor who’s played a college student, a mutant villain, and a superhero. He had started his career as the actor in a Canadian teen drama first called Hillside and later renamed Fifteen when it aired in the United States. He continues his career as struggling actor in both television and films for several years. But he was noted and his films became critically and commercially hit. He has portrayed the Hal Jordan incarnation of the DC Comics superhero Green Lantern in the 2011 film of the same name, Blade: Trinity (2004) which became his breakthrough role of career. Reynolds has also starred in films such as National Lampoon’s Van Wilder (2002), The Amityville Horror (2005), Definitely, Maybe (2008), The Proposal (2009), Buried (2010), The Croods (2013), The Voices (2014), Mississippi Grind (2015) and Woman in Gold (2015). He was also in news with his affairs mainly with the leading Hollywood actress, Scarlett Johansson. Now it’s time check out the top 10 best movies starring Ryan Reynolds.
Deadpool is an American Superhero movie starring Ryan Reynolds in the title role alongside Morena Baccarin, Ed Skrein, T.J. Miller, Gina Carano, Leslie Uggams, Brianna Hildebrand, and Stefan Kapicic. Ryan was superb in the role of this eccentric and iconic Marvel character. The film is the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool.
The Proposal is an American romantic comedy film starring Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds with Betty White, Mary Steenburgen and Craig T. Nelson. The movie is a Canadian executive who came to know that his visa would be expiring soon and that’s why he Forces her young assistant to marry her in order to keep her visa status in the U.S. and avoid deportation to Canada. Reynolds plays an assistant, Andrew Paxton. With an impromptu wedding in the works and an immigration official on their tails, Margaret and Andrew reluctantly vow to stick to the plan despite the precarious consequences. The film was a box office success, grossing over $317 million worldwide, becoming the highest-grossing romantic comedy film of 2009.
Buried is an English language Spanish Film starring Ryan Reynolds in the leading role. Buried is the best movie of Ryan Reynolds in which he surprised everyone with a brilliant portrayal of a man buried alive inside a coffin in the role of Paul Conroy. The story is about Iraq-based American civilian truck driver Paul who after being attacked, finds himself buried alive in a wooden coffin, with only a lighter, flask, flashlight, knife, glowsticks, pen, pencil, and a mobile phone. The range of emotions shown by Ryan Reynolds in this movie proved his acting ability even to the worst of his critics showing them what a gem of an actor he is.
Just Friends is an American comedy film starring Ryan Reynolds, Amy Smart, Anna Faris, Chris Klein and Christopher Marquette. The film turns around Ryan in the role of Chris Brander. He is a former high school geek turned trendy Los Angeles music executive. When he gets stranded in his New Jersey hometown due to bad weather with a superstar singer he is trying to sign, he finds himself reunited with his high school crush and discovers she is his true love. Ryan Reynolds one of the most sought-after stars in the romantic comedy genre.
Definitely, Maybe is a romantic comedy-drama film starring Ryan Reynolds, Isla Fisher, Rachel Weisz, Elizabeth Banks, Abigail Breslin, and Kevin Kline. The cute story of father and daughter brought out the realistic and sensible yet charismatic performance from Ryan Reynolds. In the film, he tells his daughter the stories of three women from his past and wants her to guess which her mom is. The film is considered as one of the best comedy movies of Ryan Reynolds.
Waiting… is an American workplace comedy film starring Ryan Reynolds, Anna Faris, and Justin Long. The film is cult classic comedy film which is portraying Ryan as Monty, the coolest waiter around. It focuses on a group of young employees battling boredom at Shenanigan’s, a generic chain restaurant. And the film is must watchable movie who works in the service industry.
Smokin’ Aces is a British-American action thriller film starring Jeremy Piven and Ryan Reynolds as the leading characters. The film is about a Las Vegas performer-turned-snitch named Buddy Israel decides to turn state’s evidence and testify against the mob; it seems that a whole lot of people would like to make sure he’s no longer breathing. Reynolds plays the “good guy,” so to speak—an FBI agent who, blind to the corruption in his agency, is actually trying to do his job. He’s the film’s moral compass, and this is the first time Reynolds proves that he can hold his own.
Blade: Trinity is an American superhero movie starring Ryan Reynolds, Jessica Biel, Kris Kristofferson, Dominic Purcell, Parker Posey and Triple H. Ryan is in the role of Hannibal King, a super-jacked, super-snarky vampire hunter, in the final installment of the Blade series. He handles cracking wise and kicking ass with equal dexterity in what is far and away the best part of the film. The film was about Blade who now a wanted man by the FBI must join forces with the Nights talkers to face his most challenging enemy yet: Dracula.
Adventureland is an American romantic comedy-drama starring Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart and co-starring Ryan Reynolds, Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Martin Starr, and Margarita Levieva. The film set in the summer of 1987, a college graduate takes a ‘nowhere’ job at his local amusement park, only to find it’s the perfect course to get him prepared for the real world. Ryan as Connell who is park’s maintenance man, married to a woman named Ronnie. He is also a part-time musician who claims to have jammed with Lou Reed.
Chaos Theory is a comedy-drama film starring Ryan Reynolds, Emily Mortimer, and Stuart Townsend. It is one of the lesser known Ryan Reynolds films where he shines and gives an honest performance. The film shows a frank assessment of how devastating life’s curve balls can be. Reynolds plays Frank Allen, a time management lecturer. But his life unravels in unexpected ways when fate forces him to explore the serendipitous nature of love and forgiveness.