The Best They Ever Looked: Ed Norton in “American History X”

There are virtually no movies in Ed Norton’s entire portfolio where he’s muscular with the exception of The Incredible Hulk and we all know that doesn’t count because when he’s not The Hulk he’s still relatively meager in stature.   Ed Norton isn’t known for being particularly muscular.  In fact he’s even been in films where he’s supposed to be the exact opposite.  Think about the movie Fight Club.  He’s supposed to be the “anti-Brad Pitt” character.  Not as handsome.  Not as good looking.  Not as sexy.   But if there’s one film where Norton went all out, it’s his character of Derrick Vinyard in the movie American History X.

This isn’t me advocating anyone looking like a Nazi.  This is me simply pointing out that Norton was jacked in this film and you’ve never ever seen him look like that in any other movie he’s ever been in.  And let’s not forget he was incredible in this movie.  It was American History X that really cemented Norton’s status as an elite actor in Hollywood.   It’s said he put on 20 lbs of muscle for the part and I think it’s safe to say you’ll never see him look like that in a movie again.  It was an Oscar worthy performance and yeah, it’s the best he’s ever looked on film.


Add Comment

American Horror Story BMF Cobra Kai Dexter Hawkeye Heels Money Heist Ozark Shark Tank Squid Game Stranger Things Succession Ted Lasso The Mandalorian
Yellowstone: Watch ‘Em Ride Away-Recap
Missy Peregrym’s FBI Return Date is Set in Stone
Are There Any Original Cast Members Left in the Chicago Med Cast?
Action Adventure Comedy Documentary Drama Fantasy Horror Movie Lists Mystery Romance Sci-Fi Thriller
Which Terminator Movie Killed the Franchise?
love actually hugh grant
The Top 10 Best Hugh Grant Movies
Which Movie Aliens are the Worst?
Comics Lists News Things You Didn't Know Whatever Happened To
Remembering Kirstie Alley: Actress Dies at 71
5 Actors Who Should Consider Joining the MCU
The MCU is Not Living Up to The Hype
Open World RPG Games Every Anime Fan Should Play
Aldis Hodge on Today Show
6 Aldis Hodge Movies and Tv Shows You Should Watch
The Photograph (2020)
6 Best Black Romance Movies of the 21st Century
joker characters across comical franchises
Joker Characters Across Comical Franchises To Check Out
Call Of Duty Modern Warfare II Shows That Activision Can Still Make Great Games
Splatoon 3
The Splatoon Video Game Series Detailed
Oregon Trail Video Game Headed Back to Computers
Everything We Know So Far About the Upcoming Diablo 4 Game