Jake Gyllenhaal

Biography: Acting runs in Jake's blood; he is the son of director Stephen Gyllenhaal and producer/screenwriter Naomi Foner. His sister Maggie is an actress (she played his sister in Donnie Darko). Jake was first really noticed in the critically acclaimed October Sky. Most recently he starred in the controversial Brokeback Mountain with Heath Ledger, a tale about two gay cowboys. His sister introduced him to her co-star, Kirsten Dunst. They dated for awhile, but broke up in July 2004. Jake is now currently dating his Rendition co-star, Reese Witherspoon.

Jake Gyllenhaal's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 62
Highest Metascore: 88 Donnie Darko: The Director's Cut
Lowest Metascore: 20 Accidental Love
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 13 out of 24
  2. Negative: 1 out of 24
24 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
88 Donnie Darko: The Director's Cut Jul 23, 2004 Donnie Darko 8.5
87 Brokeback Mountain Dec 9, 2005 Jack Twist 8.2
78 Zodiac Mar 2, 2007 Robert Graysmith 8.4
76 Nightcrawler Oct 31, 2014 Producer / Lou / Lou Bloom / Lou Bloom / Louis Bloom 8.6
74 Prisoners Sep 20, 2013 Detective Loki / Detective Loki 8.6
74 Source Code Apr 1, 2011 Colter Stevens 7.7
71 The Good Girl Aug 7, 2002 Holden Worther 6.3
71 October Sky Feb 19, 1999 Homer Hickam 8.6
71 Donnie Darko Oct 26, 2001 Donnie Darko 7.5
68 End of Watch Sep 21, 2012 Executive Producer / Officer Taylor / Brian Taylor / Officer Taylor 7.8
64 Everest Sep 18, 2015 Scott Fischer 7.1
64 Proof Sep 16, 2005 Hal 7.0
61 Enemy Mar 14, 2014 Cast / Adam Bell/Anthony St. Claire / Adam + Anthony / Adam Bell / Anthony St. Claire / Adam Bell/Anthony St. Claire 7.1