Best Female Performance in a Movie

The Contenders: Page 2

21 Rachel McAdams (Mean Girls)
22 Charlize Theron (Monster) Charlize Theron (Monster)
23 Ellen Page (Juno) Ellen Page (Juno)
24 Reese Witherspoon (Legally Blonde)
25 Rachel Weisz (The Mummy)
26 Barbra Streisand (Funny Girl)
27 Tippi Hedren (The Birds)
28 Sandra Bullock (Speed)
29 Katharine Hepburn (The Lion in Winter)
30 Uma Thurman (Kill Bill) Uma Thurman (Kill Bill) Uma Karuna Thurman is an American actress and model. She has performed in leading roles in a variety of films, ranging from romantic comedies and dramas to science fiction and action movies.
31 Hilary Swank (Boys Don't Cry) Hilary Swank (Boys Don't Cry) Hilary Ann Swank is an American actress and producer. She has won two Academy Awards for Best Actress and received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2007.
32 Natalie Portman (Black Swan)
33 Naomi Watts (King Kong)
34 Kim Novak (Vertigo) Kim Novak (Vertigo) Marilyn Pauline "Kim" Novak (born February 13, 1933) is a retired American film and television actress, currently engaged as a visual artist.
35 Sandra Bullock (In Love and War)
36 Cate Blanchett (The Aviator)
37 Natalie Portman (V for Vendetta) Natalie Portman (V for Vendetta) Natalie Portman is an actress, film producer and film director with dual American and Israeli citizenship.
38 Faye Dunaway (Mommie Dearest) Faye Dunaway (Mommie Dearest) Dorothy Faye Dunaway is an American actress. She has won an Academy Award, three Golden Globes, a BAFTA, an Emmy, and was the first-ever recipient of a Leopard Club Award which honors film professionals whose work has left a mark on the collective imagination.
39 Vanessa Redgrave (Isadora) Vanessa Redgrave (Isadora)
40 Uma Thurman (Pulp Fiction) Uma Thurman (Pulp Fiction) Uma Karuna Thurman is an American actress and model. She has performed in leading roles in a variety of films, ranging from romantic comedies and dramas to science fiction and action movies.
PSearch List

Recommended Lists

Related Lists

Top 10 Sexiest Female Movie Characters Best Female Performance in a TV Show Best Male Performance in a Movie Top Ten Most Badass Female Movie Characters Female Singers You'd Like to See In an Action Movie

List Stats

400 votes
75 listings
9 years, 276 days old

Top Remixes (5)

1. Natalie Portman (Black Swan)
2. Sandra Bullock (In Love and War)
3. Kristen Stewart (Twilight)
krisheema
1. Anne Hathaway (The Dark Knight Rises)
2. Keira Knightley (Pride and Prejudice)
3. Connie Nielsen (Gladiator)
kattmua
1. Meryl Streep (Sophie's Choice)
2. Vivien Leigh (Gone With the Wind)
3. Katharine Hepburn (Long Day's Journey Into Night)
ilovekelly75

WRemix
View All 5

Posts

Add Post

Error Reporting

See a factual error in these listings? Report it here.
P