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on 10 Dec 2011 06:23

 
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Favorite Acting Performances

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People who added this item 2632  Average listal rating (1678 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.9 
1. The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)


Will Smith- He plays a man that is down on his luck finding a job. homeless, but has a son too. Somehow he overcomes. Very great movie.
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People who added this item 3455  Average listal rating (2205 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.8 
2. GoodFellas (1990)


Robert DeNiro- Plays a true gangster. He does a kickass job in this movie. (like he always does)
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People who added this item 1132  Average listal rating (719 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.7 
3. Remember the Titans (2000)


Denzel Washington- Plays a coach of a football team that is going to put black players with white players. This movie took place when that was unacceptable. This movie is so much more than football. & Denzel does a great job.

People who added this item 342  Average listal rating (219 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 6.9 
4. Radio (2003)


Cuba Gooding Jr.- Plays a mentally chanllenged boy. he does a great job with Ed Harris.

People who added this item 1993  Average listal rating (1321 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 7.1 
5. The Patriot (2000)


Mel Gibson- Plays a family man in the middle of the Revolutionary war. when the redcoats kill his son, he decides to get revenge. Awesome movie.

People who added this item 4020  Average listal rating (2695 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.9 
6. Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)


Jim Carrey- Great comedy movie! Jim plays a "pet detective"

People who added this item 8213  Average listal rating (5216 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.8 
7. Forrest Gump (1994)


Tom Hanks- plays a mentally challenged man. Very sad movie, but a great one. Forrest's story will touch you.
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People who added this item 1407  Average listal rating (897 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
8. Dog Day Afternoon (1975)


Al Pacino- He robs a bank. Tries to escape. Goooood movie!

People who added this item 7257  Average listal rating (4673 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
9. Pulp Fiction (1994)


Samuel L. Jackson- BADASS. nuff said.
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People who added this item 1302  Average listal rating (842 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.6 
10. The Town (2010)


Jeremy Renner- him & Ben Affleck rob banks. When him & Ben (which grew up together) stick together, but have rough bumps, it makes a great movie. after i saw this movie, i knew he would get atleast nommiated for an Academy award. guess who was right? i was(:

People who added this item 7016  Average listal rating (4559 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.2 
11. Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)


Uma Thurman- her revenge in this movie is fantastic. Badass.
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People who added this item 2092  Average listal rating (1412 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.8 
12. Con Air (1997)


Nicholas Cage- when riding a plane filled with inmates (which he is one too, but getting released soon) it gets taken over by the criminals. Nicholas Cage saves the day.
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People who added this item 4215  Average listal rating (2939 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating 6.8 
13. Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)


Robin Williams- just had a divorce with Sally Feild, can only see his 3 childen very little. He acts & dresses just like a house maid/nanny to see his kids everyday. This movie shows how much he will risk & how far he will go for his kids.

People who added this item 4972  Average listal rating (3305 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating 8.8 
14. Inception (2010)


Leonardo DiCaprio- very intresting movie. you HAVE to pay attention to get it.
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People who added this item 1576  Average listal rating (922 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.3 
15. Monster (2003)


Charlize Theron- plays a prostitue that turns into a serial killer, based on a true story, great movie.
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People who added this item 651  Average listal rating (444 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
16. Glory (1989)


Denzel Washington- one of his earlier movies. but very good war movie! deals with segregation with Morgan Freeman.

People who added this item 2076  Average listal rating (1370 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 8.2 
17. Casino (1995)


Robert DeNiro- plays a true gangster again. & great at it again.
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People who added this item 576  Average listal rating (365 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating
18. Tommy Boy (1995)


Chris Farley (rip)- very hallarious with David Spade. must see.

People who added this item 3538  Average listal rating (2229 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.6 
19. American Psycho (2000)


Christian Bale- Just read the title of the movie & you'll get it, great movie.
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People who added this item 2659  Average listal rating (1647 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.9 
20. Walk the Line (2005)


Joaquin Phoenix- plays Johnny Cash. about love, struggle, drug addiction. he did a fantasic acting performance.
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People who added this item 1503  Average listal rating (941 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.9 
21. The Fighter (2010)


Christian Bale- after i saw this movie, i knew he was going to be nominated for an Academy award for Best Supporting. guess who was right? i was. he actually won.
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People who added this item 5433  Average listal rating (3621 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.5 
22. The Shining (1980)


Jack Nicholson- one of his earlier movies. still to this day stands as one of the best horror, spine chilling movies. he played a great crazy man.
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People who added this item 6441  Average listal rating (4331 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
23. The Dark Knight (2008)


Heath Ledger (rip)- plays the Joker. great role for him, & he played it amazing.
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People who added this item 1108  Average listal rating (680 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
24. Ray (2004)


Jamie Foxx- my honest opinion after watching this movie is he is a better actor than a singer. true story about Ray Charles, about his singing career, struggle & drug addiction.

People who added this item 4234  Average listal rating (2827 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.4 
25. Braveheart (1995)


Mel Gibson- he actually directed this film, & did a great job. this movie is about 3hrs long, but its worth it. he just does a fabolous acting job.
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People who added this item 5639  Average listal rating (3861 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.6 
26. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)


Anthony Hopkins- locked up for being a cannibal/serial killer. but he is a very intelligent doctor. he helps Jodie Foster find a serial killer. he plays a very great spine chilling job.
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People who added this item 3398  Average listal rating (2104 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.3 
27. Scarface (1983)


Al Pacino- plays a true gangster. very good movie about his struggle to become on top.
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People who added this item 1822  Average listal rating (1159 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
28. American Gangster (2007)


Denzel Washington- plays a true gangster where all he wants is to provide for his family. he is behind a huge drug buisness, which Russel Crowe investigates. great movie. must see.
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