Why Is Brad Pitt Acting Less? As of recently, Brad Pitt has starred in hits like Inglourious Basterds, The Tree of Life and Moneyball, which have been some of the most successful films on his résumé. Now add his most recent movie, Killing Them Softly, which premiered at Cannes this past week, and Brad seems to be at the top of his career. However, the star insists that movie-making is not his top priority — read on to find out what is No. 1 in Brad's life now!