Paul Walker was an American actor who won millions of hearts with his charismatic personality and brilliant acting. But his tragic death in a car crash in November, 2013, at the age of just 40 years, came like a big blow to Hollywood. He has acted in the popular street action movie “The Fast and the Furious” and also its sequels. His last movie “Furious 7” is slated to be released posthumously on April 3, 2015 and is eagerly awaited by his fans worldwide.
Here is a list of top 10 Paul Walker movies:
10. Varsity Blues
Varsity Blues, a 1999 release, was one of the best Paul Walker movies. It starred him as a football team captain, whose career is ended due to an injury. He not only loses his place in the team, but also his girlfriend who is the cheerleading captain. The movie starred James Van Der Beek and Ali Larter in supporting roles.
9. The Skulls
The Skulls, a psychological thriller which was released in 2000, is another of highly acclaimed Paul Walker movies. It is based on the conspiracy related to the Skull and Bones Student Society of Yale. It co starred Leslie Bibb and Joshua Jackson.
8. Joy Ride
Next on this list is a movie called Joy Ride, which came in 2001. Paul plays a young man called Lewis in the movie, who gets involved in a nasty prank with a truck driver, while he is on a road trip with his lady love and brother. The thriller got a lot of appreciation for Walker.
7. Into the Blue
Into the Blue, a 2005 release starring Paul Walker, along with Jessica Alba, Tyson Beckford, Scott Caan and Josh Brolin. The movie is an action thriller set in the exotic setting of Bahamas.
6. Flags of Our Fathers
Next on the list of best Paul Walker movies is the 2006 movie called Flags of Our Fathers, which is adapted from a book with the same name. It is based on a World War II incident involving hoisting of the flag of the US by six men at the Battle of Iwo Jima. The movie is directed by Clint Eastwood and stars Walker in the role of Sergeant Hank Hansen of the US Marine Corps.
Hours is one of the final movies in which Walker acted before his death. It stars Walker as a father of a baby girl, who is fighting for her life in a hospital, with the backdrop of Hurricane Katrina. The 2013 movie is an emotional and heart touching story, which shows the other side of the actor.
4. The Fast and The Furious
Another acclaimed Paul Walker movie is The Fast and The Furious, which released in 2001. It stars Walker as Brian O Conner, an undercover LAPD officer involved in the street racing scenario. He will be seen again in this role in the upcoming release Fast and Furious 7, which will come in 2015.
One of the earlier movies of Paul Walker, Pleasantville is a 1998 comedy drama, based on the fantasy of a brother sister duo who are transported into a black and white TV sitcom. Walker plays the love interest of the lead actress, Reese Witherspoon in the movie.
2. Eight Below
Featuring next on the best Paul Walker movies list is the 2006 release, Eight Below, an adventure drama which co stars Moon Bloodgood, Jason Biggs and Bruce Greenwood. It is filmed in Antarctica and Paul plays the role of a guide in the research base at Antarctica.
1. Fast Five
Fast Five is the fifth movie in the Fast and Furious series, which was released in 2011. It stars Walker, yet again in the role of Brian O Conner, and they plan a heist to rob a corrupt businessman of his wealth.
Some other appreciated movies of Paul Walker are 2 Fast 2 Furious, Fast and Furious 6, Noel, Running Scared, Takers, The Lazarus Project and Timeline. He continues to live in the hearts of his fans.