Just 18 Of The Most Iconic Narrators In Movie History

    I'd pay Sam Elliott from The Big Lebowski to narrate my life.

    The whole point of a movie is to tell a story, right?

    Well, some movies take 'story-telling' literally and have a voiceover or narrator to lead us through the plot.

    This technique can be super effective when done right, so here are 17 of the best narrators in movie history.

    1. American Psycho

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    2. Adaptation

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    3. Trainspotting

    Ewan McGregor as Mark Renton in Trainspotting running down the street

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    4. The Big Lebowski

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    5. Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

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    6. Badlands

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    7. Sunset Boulevard

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    8. Taxi Driver

    Robert De Niro as Travis Bickle in a taxi

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    9. Apocalypse Now

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    10. Goodfellas

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    11. The Shawshank Redemption

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    12. Days of Heaven

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    13. Fight Club

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    14. Clueless

    Alicia Silverstone as Cher Horowitz sitting in class thinking

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    15. A Clockwork Orange

    Malcolm McDowell as Alex about to sip some milk

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    16. The Big Short

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    17. The Lobster

    Rachel Weisz as 'The Short-Sighted Woman' sitting against a tree.

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    18. Mean Girls

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    Are there any other narrators that you simply adore? Let us know in the comments below!