• Ginger Snaps Ginger Snaps
  • Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed
  • Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning
  • Stephen King's It Stephen King's It
  • She's the Man She's the Man

Actress: Emily Perkins

Canadian actress Emily Perkins ranked. Why would I have a list with such an obscure actress? Because I think the…

  • The Night of the Iguana The Night of the Iguana
  • Black Girl Black Girl
  • The Forest for the Trees The Forest for the Trees
  • Paris, Texas Paris, Texas
  • The Lady Eve The Lady Eve

Performance

The best performances in film. See notes for more information.

  • Gone Girl Gone Girl
  • The Immigrant The Immigrant
  • Under the Skin Under the Skin
  • Only Lovers Left Alive Only Lovers Left Alive
  • The Babadook The Babadook

2014: Best Actress

Madadude

Madadude 10 films

Based on US Release Date

  • The Meaning of Life The Meaning of Life
  • Monty Python: Live at the Hollywood Bowl Monty Python: Live at the Hollywood Bowl
  • The Magic Christian The Magic Christian
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail Monty Python and the Holy Grail
  • The Great Muppet Caper The Great Muppet Caper

Python

All films directed by or starring a Python.

  • One Million Yen Girl One Million Yen Girl
  • Hula Girls Hula Girls
  • Hana and Alice Hana and Alice
  • Patisserie Coin De Rue Patisserie Coin De Rue
  • Flowers Flowers

Ranked: Yû Aoi

MrJago

MrJago 11 films

The films of the wonderful Yû Aoi ranked in the order of how much I liked her performance.

  • All About Eve All About Eve
  • Barton Fink Barton Fink
  • Blue Velvet Blue Velvet
  • Cries and Whispers Cries and Whispers
  • Dead Man Walking Dead Man Walking

Favorite Film Performances

David M.K.

David M.K. 44 films 3 3

I have to stress that these are my favorite performances as opposed to a list of what I think are…

  • Dogfight Dogfight
  • Alice Alice
  • Heart of Midnight Heart of Midnight
  • The Accused The Accused
  • Ironweed Ironweed

Danny Peary's Best Actresses

nixskits

nixskits 65 films 1 1

Danny Peary's sixty-five selections for Best Actress from his ALTERNATE OSCARS book.
Last choice (1991) listed first, all the way…

  • The Master The Master
  • Wild Strawberries Wild Strawberries
  • The Grifters The Grifters
  • In the Mood for Love In the Mood for Love
  • The Natural The Natural

The Bare Mantles: Actress Series

Aaron

Aaron 37 films 12 8

It is a dust-covered observation to say that the Oscars have had a great many oversights through the years. Nonetheless,…

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of…
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King The Lord of the Rings: The Return of…
  • Blue Jasmine Blue Jasmine
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
  • Some Like It Hot Some Like It Hot
  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
  • Niagara Niagara
  • The Seven Year Itch The Seven Year Itch
  • River of No Return River of No Return
  • Rock 'n' Roll High School Rock 'n' Roll High School
  • Eating Raoul Eating Raoul
  • Death Race 2000 Death Race 2000
  • Silent Night, Bloody Night Silent Night, Bloody Night
  • The House of the Devil The House of the Devil
  • Hail Mary Hail Mary
  • Certified Copy Certified Copy
  • Caché Caché
  • Three Colors: Blue Three Colors: Blue
  • The Night Is Young The Night Is Young