The May 3 release of I Am Heath Ledger, the new documentary about the life of talented actor and filmmaker Heath Ledger, who died in 2008, has brought the actor back into the public conversation once again. The film celebrates his incredible talent and unforgettable personality, and laments the loss of a life that should have lasted so much longer. The documentary will also likely leave you wanting to revisit some of Ledger's most memorable films, and fortunately there are ways to stream Heath Ledger's movies online that don't require too much time or money. Almost every movie he was in is available to watch on one streaming service or another.
It's incredible to look at the filmography of Ledger, who was 28 when he died. He had 23 credits to his name at the time, and, man, they are an impressive collection of films and performances. In his short career, Ledger delivered remarkable, Oscar-worth performances over and over, and tackled a diverse and unique catalogue of characters and treating each one of them with respect and integrity as an actor. Ledger's amazing work will live on, in his comedic performances, his dramatic ones, his inventive and off-the-wall ones. He brought a beautiful energy to every film he was in, and it is more than worth your time to revisit his work.