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The Ultimate Sandra Bullock Movie Playlist
It’s undeniable that A-Lister, Sandra Bullock, has an extreme likability that just shines through the screen. Whether it be comedy or drama, a hit or miss movie, her performance always delivers. She also has the uncanny ability to look drop dead gorgeous but remain relatable. It’s no wonder why she’s a crowd favorite.
So, to celebrate the birth of this star, here are her top 10 best movies guaranteed to make you love her even more.
#1 GRAVITY (2013)
Dr. Ryan Stone’s (Sandra Bullock) first shuttle mission turns disastrous when debris from a Russian missile sends her tumbling through space. She’s rescued by her commander, Matt Kowalsky (George Clooney), but the debris destroys their shuttle and kills their entire team. With no shuttle, they must figure out another way to get back to Earth.
#2 THE BLIND SIDE (2009)
Based on a true story, Michael Oher is bounced from one foster home to another before becoming homeless. That is until he meets Leigh Anne (Sandra Bullock), the strong-willed matriarch of the Tuohy family, who invites him into their home as part of the family.
#3 SPEED (1994)
A public bus is rigged with a bomb and is set to explode if the speed drops below 50 miles per hour. Police officer Jack (Keanu Reeves) must work with bus passenger Annie (Sandra Bullock) to rescue the others before it explodes.
#4 HEAT (2013)
Sarah Ashburn (Sandra Bullock) is an over-achieving and egotistical FBI Special Agent tasked with taking down a local drug lord. Her case takes her to Boston where she is forced to work with the hot-tempered and foul-mouthed detective, Shannon Mullins (Melissa McCarthy). But their approach to the case differs by a mile, causing the two to butt heads at every turn.
#5 WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING (1995)
Lucy (Sandra Bullock) is a lonely token collector at a transit system. The only thing she looks forward to everyday is seeing her crush, a commuter named Peter (Peter Gallagher). One day, Peter is pushed into the tracks and Lucy springs into action to save him. However, the head injury puts Peter in a coma and his family, due to a misunderstanding, thinks she’s his fiancé.
#6 THE LAKE HOUSE (2006)
Decided on moving to another state, Dr. Kate Forrester (Sandra Bullock) prepares her stuff and leaves a note for the next occupant of the house. But she suddenly receives an unexpected response from Alex Wyler (Keanu Reeves), the previous renter. They form an instant connection despite an inexplicable difference in time.
#7 CRASH (2004)
Crash is about the lives of different people being intertwined in a story about racism and social tension in the city of Los Angeles. One of the characters is Jean Cabot (Sandra Bullock) who was hijacked along with her husband, Rick (Brendan Fraser), by two black men. An incident which further solidifies her stance against non-whites.
#8 TIME TO KILL (1996)
Upon learning that the men who raped his daughter may be set free, Carl Hailey (Samuel L. Jackson) kills them publicly at the county courthouse. He is then arrested and asks Brigance (Matthew McConaughey) to defend him with the help of law student, Ellen Roark (Sandra Bullock).
#9 MISS CONGENIALITY (2002)
A domestic terrorist threatens to bomb the live broadcast of Miss America’s beauty pageant. And with no other female agent available, the FBI sends the unladylike Gracie Hart (Sandra Bullock) to go undercover as a contestant.
#10 THE PROPOSASL (2009)
After committing a violation, Margaret Tate’s (Sandra Bullock) visa application is rejected which means she’s facing deportation to Canada. She must also leave her position as an executive editor of a publishing company. Determined to stay, she whips up a crazy plan to marry her overworked assistant (Ryan Reynolds) to gain citizenship.