Treasure Planet and the 10 best Joseph Gordon-Levitt Movies

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 14: Joseph Gordon-Levitt attends the Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis at Hollywood Palladium on July 14, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rich Fury/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 14: Joseph Gordon-Levitt attends the Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis at Hollywood Palladium on July 14, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rich Fury/Getty Images) /
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4. 10 Things I Hate About You

Original Release Date: March 31, 1999

Box Office Earnings: 10 Things I Hate About You was filmed with an estimated budget of $30,000,000. On opening weekend in the USA, the film earned $8,330,681 and earned a gross of $38,178,166 in the USA. 10 Things I Hate About You‘s cumulative worldwide gross was $53,478,166.

Critical Acclaim: 10 Things I Hate About You was nominated for six Teen Choice Awards and an MTV Movie Awards winner and Young Star Awards nominee (Gordon-Levitt).

About the Role: When Cameron James (Gordon-Levitt) transfers schools, he quickly falls for the pretty and popular Bianca Stratford (Larisa Oleynik) who already has her eyes set on the school’s resident bad-boy Joey Donner (Andrew Keegan). Unfortunately, Bianca can’t date until her older sister, Kat (Julia Stiles), gets a boyfriend. While Kat seems to harbor an active dislike for all humans, not just boys, Cameron decides to try to set Kat up with the only boy in the school that can tame her, Patrick Verona (Heath Ledger).

Simply the Best: Arguably one of the all-time best Joseph Gordon-Levitt movies,10 Things I Hate About You is a cinematic classic and you can’t say you’re a true Gordon-Levitt fan if you haven’t seen this film. While many of the movies we’ve mentioned above showcase Gordon-Levitt taking a step outside of the awkward, verbally clumsy and sweet-hearted Gordon-Levitt characters many of us grew up with, 10 Things I Hate About You is a Golden Standard for the old-school Levitt characters mixed in with some delightfully quick wit. Sometimes, it’s good to go back to the roots to find the best Joseph Gordon-Levitt movies.