George Clooney was born in 1961 in the state of Kentucky. His father hosted a talk show when George was growing up. His aunt was the legendary singer Rosemary Clooney. So at an early age he was around the entertainment business. George would star in some very acclaimed sitcoms in the 80's and 90's. This is not a best of George's movies but simply a compilation of some of his movies.
10. From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) - Brothers kidnap a father and his family in an RV. The brothers were on the run for some holdups and wanted to go to Mexico. On the way they run into a group of Vampires. Quentin Tarantino, Harvey Keitel, Juliette Lewis, Selma Hayek, and Cheech Marin.
9. Batman and Robin (1997) - Batman and Robin fight crime in Gotham City. Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy are the villains who want to take on the dynamic duo. Cast includes Arnold Schwarzenegger, Chris O'Donnell, Uma Thurman, and Alicia Silverstone.
8. The Thin Red Line (1998) - In WWII Guadalcanal was a pivotal battle that if you held the airfield then you had control over a 1000 mile radius. During the battle soldiers would question the war and later they would be happy to be alive. The cast includes Nick Nolte, Sean Penn, John Cusack, and Woody Harrelson.
7. The Perfect Storm (2000) - The story of a fishing boat caught in the storm of the century. All hands were lost. Movie stars Mark Wahlberg, Diane lane, John C.Reilly, and Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio.
6. Spy Kids (2001) - Two spies fall in love and marry. They have children and nine years later they are dragged back into the business. They are kidnapped and it is up to their children to help them. Movie stars Antonio Banderas, Tony Shalhoub, Teri Hatcher, and Cheech Marin.
5. Oceans Eleven (2001) - A man wants to score a big heist by targeting three hotels in Vegas. He makes an eleven member team and hopes the score is 150 million dollars. Cast includes Matt Damon, Bernie Mac, Brad Pitt, and Elliott Gould.
4. Intolerable Cruelty (2003).- A lawyer has it all but he is bored. Lawyer meets woman and represents her in her divorce. She gets nothing and he is blamed. Movie stars Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bill Bob Thornton, and Julia Duffy.
3. Burn After reading (2008).- A CIA agent is retiring and writes his memoirs. He doesn't want his wife to get the disk as they are divorcing. He loses the disk at a gym and is blackmailed by two people. Cast includes Brad Pitt, John Malkovich, and Frances McDormand.
2. The Ides of March (2011) - Man working behind the scenes on a Gubernatorial campaign. He is approached by others and intrigue ensues. Movie stars Ryan Gosling, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Paul Giamatti, and Marisa Tomei.
1. The Descendants (2011) - Man's wife is hurt in boating accident. He tries to get closer to his estranged daughters and reconnect with them. Movie stars Shailene Woodley, Nick Krause, and Amara Miller.
George Clooney has been singled out as being one of the hottest actors in the last 25 years. He has major hits that will continue to bring audiences to his movies. He is still young enough that we can look forward to some 25 more years of his movies. Whether it be TV or the big screen we will be entertained. Clooney has not let his stardom get in his way as a community activists. He actually uses it to his benefit. He does get a lot done for all of us.