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Top Ten 1984

BIL'S BEST ACTOR

Comedy is always so very underappreciated, and among my favourites is the great Steve Martin in one of his best roles, as a man whose body is half possessed by the spirit of Lily Tomlin in All Of Me. It’s hard to believe that any other actor could pull off the complex physicality of the role while imbuing it with such sincerity and intelligence at the same time.

Honour Roll: Philip Baker Hall, Secret Honour; John Hurt, The Hit; Jeremy Irons,Swann in Love; Terence Stamp, The Hit

BIL'S BEST ACTRESS

I’ll get eccentric yet again and go with the terrific work done by Linda Hamilton in James Cameron’s breakout masterpiece The Terminator.  It’s not easy being a woman in an…

There are no films in this list released in the 1950s.