Greatest Acting Performances On Film


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101Vivien Leigh - Gone With the Wind

As much as I love Marilyn Monroe as well as others on this list, I don't see how they are ranked about Vivien Leigh's legendary performance as Scarlett O'Hara.

102Meryl Streep - The Devil Wears Prada

She is considered as greatest actress in the world with 18 nomination and 3 academy wins is enough to prove what is

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103Clint Eastwood - The Good, The Bad And The UglyClinton "Clint" Eastwood Jr. is an American actor, film director, producer, musician, and political figure.
104Charlize Theron - MonsterV1 Comment
105Sean Penn - Mystic River
106Jaye Davidson - The Crying Game
107Robert De Niro - Cape Fear
108Jack Nicholson - Five Easy Pieces
109Mia Farrow - Rosemary's Baby
110Jesse Eisenberg - The Social Network

Amazing, Such An Unlikeable Character That Jesse Make's You Want To Like Him. He Deserves At Least A Nod For This Performance.


He did a fascinating performance.. He deserves to be higher

111John C. Reilly - Step Brothers
112Sandra Bullock - Speed
113Marlon Brando - Apocalypse Now Redux
114Uma Thurman - Pulp Fiction
115Edward Norton - American History XV1 Comment
116Jared Leto - Requiem for a Dream
117Robert De Niro - The Godfather Part II

De Niro's performance was better than Brando's, so why isn't De Niro number 3?

118Jamal Woolard - Notorious
119Gene Hackman - The French Connection
120Jeff Bridges - The Open RoadJeffrey Leon "Jeff" Bridges is an American actor, singer and producer. He comes from a prominent acting family, and appeared on the television series Sea Hunt, with his father, Lloyd Bridges and brother, Beau Bridges.
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