19. 'The Perfect Storm'
This 1997 disaster movie, based on Sebastian Junger's non-fiction book about the deadly, epic weather event that hit the Northeast in 1991, had the misfortune of coming not long after Titanic. Which meant that the film couldn't just be an effectively harrowing flick about a group of Gloucester fishermen fighting for their lives…it also had to be a love story. And Wahlberg, as the young, wide-eyed fisherman hoping to score some money so he can marry his girlfriend, had to bear the brunt of the clunky romantic lines. But as the least experienced member of the no-nonsense, hearty crew of the Andrea Gail (captained by one George Clooney), the actor is certainly appealing; you feel for his predicament, and he essentially anchors the movie.