Home Forums Movies The best acting performance of all time

The best acting performance of all time

CREATE A NEW TOPIC
CREATE A NEW POLL
Viewing 15 posts - 46 through 60 (of 65 total)
Created
2 months ago
Last Reply
2 weeks ago
64
replies
11161
views
49
users
Jasmine is Fr..
4
Woody
4
RIDLEY SCOTT
2
  • Profile picture
    Marco11
    Joined:
    Nov 29th, 2014
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203969567

    I will add the king of evil, an extraordinarily despicable human being: Klaus Kinski. He delivered unbelievable acting (mostly playing himself, lol) when directed by Herzog, especially in Aguirre, the Wrath of God!

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Kelvin
    Joined:
    Mar 10th, 2020
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203970005

    maggie cheung in center stage

    hm: judy holliday (bells are ringing), ayako wakao (a wife confesses), isabelle huppert (malina), michel piccolo (la belle noiseuse), jeremie renier (l’enfant), katharine hepburn (summertime) and cary grant (bringing up baby)

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Riley Chow
    Joined:
    Oct 11th, 2010
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203970222

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    String Cheese Theory
    Joined:
    Aug 16th, 2020
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203970676

    Ellen Burstyn in Requiem for a Dream.

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    marcelo
    Joined:
    Nov 24th, 2011
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203970901

    Actor: Anthony Hopkins, The silence of the lambs
    Jack Nicholson, One flew over the cuckoos nest
    Actrees: Meryl Streep, Sophies choice

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Jasmine is French
    Joined:
    Sep 22nd, 2011
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203971253

    The Queen of subtile facial expressions:

    Liv Ullmann in Face to face

    The King of villain acting:

    Ralph Fiennes in Schindler’s List

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Jasmine is French
    Joined:
    Sep 22nd, 2011
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203971255

    maggie cheung in center stage

    hm: judy holliday (bells are ringing), ayako wakao (a wife confesses), isabelle huppert (malina), michel piccolo (la belle noiseuse), jeremie renier (l’enfant), katharine hepburn (summertime) and cary grant (bringing up baby)

    I love her! But prefer her in the masterpiece In The Mood For Love

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Butz
    Joined:
    Oct 15th, 2020
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203971265

    Ralph Fiennes in Schindler’s List

    The man really kills every villain role, you gotta love it.

    FYC:

    Lead Actor: Mads Mikkelsen (Another Round)

    Supporting Actress: Maria Bakalova (Borat Subsequent Moviefilm)

    Supporting Actor: Paul Raci (Sound of Metal)

    -----------------------------

    Letterboxd: Ray_In_Bruges

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Brae
    Joined:
    Aug 3rd, 2017
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203971283

    I’m going to stick to this century only because I know I haven’t delved enough into older films to make an informed opinion there. So the best performances (IMO) from 2000-now…

    Women: 
    Charlize Theron, Monster
    Margot Robbie, I Tonya
    Natalie Portman, Black Swan
    Meryl Streep, The Devil Wears Prada
    Lupita Nyong’o, Us

    Men:
    Robin Williams, One Hour Photo
    Heath Ledger, Brokeback Mountain
    Heath Ledger, The Dark Knight
    Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out
    Hugh Jackman, Logan

    FYC:

    BEST ACTRESS — CAREY MULLIGAN
    BEST ACTOR — RIZ AHMED

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    wolfali
    Joined:
    Sep 4th, 2018
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1203971305

    Realised I forgot to include male performances so I have had a rethink and these (imo) are the best acting performances of all time:

    FYC OSCARS : PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN IN ALL CATEGORIES (ESP. ACTRESS – Carey Mulligan AND ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY — EMERALD FENNELL), VANESSA KIRBY FOR "PIECES OF A WOMAN", ESSIE DAVIS FOR "BABYTEETH"

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Jjene7
    Joined:
    Jan 31st, 2021
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1204045536

    Can someone explain why so many people in this group love this performance so much?  I thought it was fine but best?

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Pinkpie48
    Joined:
    Feb 11th, 2021
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1204045544

    Bette Davis – All About Eve

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Jasmine is French
    Joined:
    Sep 22nd, 2011
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1204045885

    The golden top 10 female:
    Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine
    Meryl Streep – Sophie´s Choice
    Marion Cotillard – La Vie En Rose
    Liv Ullmann – Scenes From a Marriage
    Gena Rowlands – Woman Under The Influence
    Maggie Cheung – In The Mood For Love
    Vivien Leigh – A Streetcar Named Desire
    Charlotte Rampling – 45 Years
    Angela Bassett – What´s Love Got To Do With It
    Glenn Close – Dangerous Liaisons

    The golden top 10 male:
    Marlon Brando – A Streetcar Named Desire
    Daniel Day-Lewis – There Will Be Blood
    Christian Bale – American Psycho
    Al Pacino – The Godfather II
    Laurence Olivier – Hamlet
    Ralph Fiennes – Schindler´s List
    Robert De Niro – Taxi Driver
    Montgomery Clift – From Here To Eternity
    Anthony Hopkins – The Silence Of The Lambs
    Bruno Ganz – Der Untergang

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    Steve johnson
    Joined:
    Nov 30th, 2019
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1204046063

    Vivien Leigh in Gone with the wind.

    ReplyCopy URL
    Profile picture
    manakamana
    Joined:
    Jul 28th, 2011
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1204046089

    Female:
    1. Maria Falconetti, The Passion of Joan of Arc
    2. Liv Ullman, Face to Face
    3. Giulieta Masina, Nights of Cabiria
    4. Isabelle Adjani, Possession
    5. Vivien Leigh, Gone with the Wind

    Male:
    1. Dirk Bogarde, The Servant
    2. Ralph Fiennes, Schindler’s List
    3. Takeshi Shimura, Ikiru
    4. Laurence Olivier, Richard III
    5. Abel Gance, Napoléon

    ReplyCopy URL
Viewing 15 posts - 46 through 60 (of 65 total)

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.

Similar Topics
Chris B... - Mar 6, 2021
Movies
Stank83 - Mar 6, 2021
Movies
ENGLAND - Mar 5, 2021
Movies