Nicole Kidman is arguably one of the most celebrated and decorated actresses of the 21st century. With over 100 award wins and a slew of critically acclaimed screen roles in her oeuvre, you’ve likely watched at least one film starring the Australian actress. Of course, such an enduring filmography has made it so no two individuals’ favorite Kidman movies are the same, which begs the question: Which film is her best?
To determine this, Giggster looked at the IMDb ratings for all Nicole Kidman movies and ranked the top 25 according to users, with ties broken by votes. For the film to qualify, Kidman had to appear in the movie in more than just a cameo part.
Kidman has appeared in a range of different genres of film—running the gamut from superhero blockbusters to eerie family dramas—and has forged rapports with such directorial collaborators as Stanley Kubrick, Jane Campion, Park Chan-wook, and Gus Van Sant, among others. Yet even the most true-blue Kidman lover might be surprised to see which of her 70-plus movies made the cut on this list.
Keep reading to see just which films are the best of Kidman’s abiding career.