That Pitt is everything most men would want to be is used for its lethal advantage in Fight Club. As Tyler Durden, he represents the ideal of toxic masculinity, skillfully managing to communicate the blistering anger that powers this cult classic.
Pitt plays Lt. Aldo Raine, the macho leader of a Nazi-hunting team that leads the effort to kill Hitler in the film.
In one of his funniest roles, Pitt plays an Irish boxer who is tasked with losing a game but wins it, entangling himself and others in a complicated mess. Pitt has unintelligible accent, with most characters in the film unable to understand him, leading to hilarious encounters.
Pitt stars as an aging action hero in Bullet Train, bringing class, sass and endearing humour to his role.
As stunt double Cliff Booth, Pitt ruthlessly defeats a fictional Bruce Lee in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. If that doesn't tell you how cool his character is in the film, we don't know what can.
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