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The Best Of Hugh Jackman

As we prepare to see him as a scandal-hit politician in The Front Runner, Close-up Culture list off our top five favourite Hugh Jackman films.


The Prestige (2006)

hugh.jpgChristopher Nolan’s thriller pits Wolverine (Jackman) against Batman (Christian Bale) in this flabbergasting tale of two rivalling magicians.

Les Misérables (2012)

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Jackman brings raw, vein-popping emotion to the role of Jean Valjean in Tom Hooper’s epic musical.

Prisoners (2013)

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In Denis Villeneuve’s excellent thriller, Jackman plays a desperate father willing to go to increasingly dark lengths to find his missing daughter.

The Greatest Showman (2017)

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A dazzling Jackman performance leads from the front in Michael Gracey’s hit P.T Barnum musical.

Logan (2017)

hugh4.jpgJackman gives his Wolverine character a fitting swansong in James Mangold’s ultra-violent neo-western.


 

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