Top 10 Child Actor Performances

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The Top Ten

1 Anna Paquin - The Piano Anna Paquin - The Piano Anna Helene Paquin is a Canadian-born New Zealand actress. Born in Manitoba and brought up in Wellington, New Zealand, Paquin studied at Hutt Intermediate School and the Wellington Girls' College in New Zealand before moving to Los Angeles during her youth where she studied at Windward School and went ...read more.

Won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. - Alexandr

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2 Natalie Portman - Leon
3 Kirsten Dunst - Interview with the Vampire Kirsten Dunst - Interview with the Vampire Kirsten Caroline Dunst is an American actress, singer and model. She made her film debut in Woody Allen's short film Oedipus Wrecks for the anthology film New York Stories.

She played as the little girl who is forced not to grow up because her life ended when she became a vampire. Dunst manage to make her character so sad but at the same time disturbing. Simply, one of the best performance ever, by a young girl or by actresses in general. - Alexandr

4 Christian Bale - Empire of the Sun
5 Keisha Castle-Hughes - Whale Rider
6 Leonardo DiCaprio - What's Eating Gilbert Grape?
7 River Phoenix - Stand By Me

My all time favorite movie and a brilliant performance by River. We lost him too early. He makes me cry every time I watch the movie.

A favourite movie with a memorable performance from one of my favourite actors.

8 Justin Henry - Kramer vs. Kramer

Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. - Alexandr

9 Jean-Pierre Leaud - The 400 Blows
10 Tina Marjorino - When A Man Loves a Woman

The Contenders

11 Haley Joel Osment - The Sixth Sense Haley Joel Osment - The Sixth Sense Haley Joel Osment is an American actor. After a series of roles in television and film during the 1990s, including a small part in Forrest Gump playing the title character’s son, Osment rose to fame for his performance as a young unwilling medium in The Sixth Sense..

I honestly thought he was better than Bruce Willis in this movie

12 Kirsten Dunst - Little Women Kirsten Dunst - Little Women Kirsten Caroline Dunst is an American actress, singer and model. She made her film debut in Woody Allen's short film Oedipus Wrecks for the anthology film New York Stories.
13 Macaulay Culkin - Home Alone Macaulay Culkin - Home Alone Macaulay Carson Culkin is an American actor. He became famous as a child actor for his role as Kevin McCallister in the family comedy Home Alone and its sequel Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.
14 David Bradley - Kes
15 James Bentley - The Others
16 Danny Lloyd - The Shining

Steals the show from the likes of Jack Nicholson, and that's no easy task

17 Anna Chlumsky - My Girl

I think she looked beautiful and adorable in that character cause at least she made me feel for her - jerryman

18 Jodie Foster - Taxi Driver
19 Chloe Grace Moretz - Let Me In
20 Dakota Fanning - Man On Fire
21 Abigail Breslin - Little Miss Sunshine Abigail Breslin - Little Miss Sunshine
22 Lindsay Lohan - The Parent Trap Lindsay Lohan - The Parent Trap Lindsay Dee Lohan is an American actress. She is also a model, singer, songwriter, director, and producer.
23 Linda Blair - The Exorcist
24 Dakota Fanning - Uptown Girls
25 Jamie Bell - Billy Elliot
26 Mara Wilson - Matilda
27 Ivana Baquero - Pan's Labyrinth
28 Hunter McCracken - The Tree of Life
29 Saoirse Ronan - Atonement
30 Dakota Blue Richards - The Golden Compass Dakota Blue Richards is an English actress. Her debut was in the film The Golden Compass, as the lead character Lyra Belacqua.
31 Salvatore Cascio - Cinema Paradiso
32 Macaulay Culkin - Home Alone 2 Macaulay Culkin - Home Alone 2 Macaulay Carson Culkin is an American actor. He became famous as a child actor for his role as Kevin McCallister in the family comedy Home Alone and its sequel Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.
33 Macaulay Culkin - My Girl Macaulay Culkin - My Girl Macaulay Carson Culkin is an American actor. He became famous as a child actor for his role as Kevin McCallister in the family comedy Home Alone and its sequel Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.
34 Atonement - Saoirse Ronan
35 Abigail Breslin - Nim's Island
36 Abigail Breslin - Zombieland
37 Spencer Breslin - Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat
38 Edward Furlong - Terminator 2: Judgement Day
39 Chandler Riggs - The Walking Dead
40 George MacKay - Defiance George MacKay - Defiance George MacKay is a British actor best known for his role as Davy Henshaw in the 2013 musical film Sunshine on Leith (which featured songs from The Proclaimers)
41 Jacob Tremblay - Room
42 Brooklyn Prince - The Florida Project
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Top Remixes

1. Natalie Portman - Leon
2. Anna Paquin - The Piano
3. Keisha Castle-Hughes - Whale Rider
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1. Kirsten Dunst - Interview with the Vampire
2. Anna Paquin - The Piano
3. Justin Henry - Kramer vs. Kramer
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1. Dakota Fanning - Uptown Girls
2. Anna Paquin - The Piano
3. Dakota Fanning - Man On Fire
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