Viggo Mortensen films are enough impressive that they leave an impact on the audience. Where it can be from huge blockbusters to smaller films, he always lands incredible roles by his acting skills.
Here are Top 10 best movies of Viggo Mortensen, voted by his fans:
10) Far From Men (2015)
Far from men is the famous film by him that many of you haven’t watch it, it was launched in 2015.
Especially this movie is loved by 88% of its viewers.
So if you are a fan of “Viggo”, you should go through it, although it is a complete package of drama, comedy, and thriller.
Vigo Mortensen was in the lead role of Daru, a teacher. Daru was forced to escort a villager named Mohammed who has been accused of murder.
The story follows how he manages things and forms a bond with Mohammad. How they fight together for their freedom.
9) The Reflecting Skin – (1990)
This film was released in the struggling period of Vigo Mortensen. Over here he has shown his incredible acting skills.
I suggest you, watch this once as you will love this film. This film stoles the heart of 87% of its viewers.
This movie is completely strange and has many turning points in it, which will be loved by you. Each turn is amazing, interesting, and more thrilling.
This movie follows a child overview and focuses on the horrors that they can go through in, It caressing a lot of adult topics that are quite intense.
8) A History Of Violence – (2005)
A History Of Violence is an incredibly clasping movie that has one of the best Vigo Mortensen’s performances.
Vigo was in the character of Tom, who is just a normal person until he kills two major criminals in self-defense as he tries to protect other people.
The murder of those criminals make him a hero for the bravery and sacrificing life for others.
This makes him a superhero in his small town, with one man threatening him for a past related issue.
Now his family has to battle against situations that are unknown and threatening.
7) Jauja – (2015)
Jauja is known as the best movie of Vigo. As in this movie, he is the director and producer of the film.
This reason also makes this movie to be loved by more than 88% of its audience.
In this movie, Viggo plays a role as a Captain who gets retired from his service in the Argentine army, and he brings his daughter with him.
However, she is so beautiful that she catches the eyes of many men around her and She ends up running with a soldier who provokes her father into the danger zone of enemy territory just to try and find her.
6) Crimson Tide – (1995)
Crimson Tide is one of Viggo Mortensen’s starting movies on the list.
In this movie, Viggo played a role as a supporting character and with him but there are many big names like Denzel Washington and Gene Hackman. It makes this film a highly action-oriented and thrilling movie of that time.
Crimson tide is a splendid movie of its era.
Following the orders of these two leaders during a battle, it is an engaging movie.
As the army has no idea whose order to follow and the decision, as both the leaders have such opposing views on everything.
The tension in this movie is just not like they are fighting a war and they have to win that war. But the war is going in the army also to pulling the decision-making powers and others to follow those rules.
5) Eastern Promises – (2007)
Eastern promises is the turning point of Viggo Mortensen’s life as this movie was nominated for Oscar for best lead actor.
Viggo as Nickolai in Eastern Promises remains one of the best that he has ever done.
Nicolai performs the role of a driver for a criminal family, but this ends up being not sure about whom he should trust in that situation.
This creates a truly magnetic movie as he has a big pressure to make a future commitment that will be able to fit in the criminal world where he will get a threat.
4) The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring – (2001)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is still a tremendous movie. This is not possible that you haven’t listened to the name of this movie as this has ruled the hearts of more than 90% of its viewers.
I don’t think I needed to say about it as I believe you had already listened to the story of this film from your friends or you may be news.
This movie is about the civilization of Middle Earth immensely with some stunning characters which are heavily developed.
Viggo Mortensen’s role as Aragorn is one that looks perfect like Viggo is made for that role. His acting in that role is so splendid you should watch it.
3) Witness -(1985)
Viggo Mortensen started his acting career with Witness, as this was his first-ever credit movie in this field.
As the honor of the lead role in this film goes to Harrison and nominated for Oscar for his stunning work in this film.
Viggo plays the role of Moses in this thriller film where a boy is murdered at a bus stand. Sir Harrison Ford plays the role of a detective who was investigating this murder.
But the situation becomes worse when the conspiracy starts to begin within his department, making it difficult for him to solve the case.
2) The Lord Of The Rings: Return Of The King -(2003)
This is the second part of the film named the lord of the rings. This movie has a turning point to the life of Viggo because of that such an important role he has played in this film.
Aragorn has tons of scenes in this film, from the stunning action scene to a brilliant emotional and calm scene in it.
The film is so stunning and has gathered much action that will take your heart with the details that have been put into the entire movie is unbelievable.
There are many reasons that this movie won so many awards and still loved its views because of such a great scene and people work for this to make it breathe holding film.
1) The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers -(2002)
This movie is so stunning that now also it is the part of the debate which one is better The lords of rings: the return of king or this one.
This movie has a higher than the return of kings has it has more than 8 on IMDb.
There are mind-blowing action and emotional scenes with so much clarity and detailing that breathed taking moments.
Once again Aragorn played such a huge role in the film. It makes a clear film that’s why Aragorn was built up as a major star in this film.
This movie has won a lot of awards for its stunning action and detailing done in this film.