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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 2671  Average listal rating (1696 ratings) 7.4  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 3539  Average listal rating (2253 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.7 
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 1153  Average listal rating (735 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 350  Average listal rating (223 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 2019  Average listal rating (1336 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 4067  Average listal rating (2714 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 8349  Average listal rating (5280 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 1451  Average listal rating (926 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 7373  Average listal rating (4729 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
9. Pulp Fiction (1994)


Samuel L. Jackson- BADASS. nuff said.
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People who added this item 1334  Average listal rating (858 ratings) 7.2  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 7110  Average listal rating (4606 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 2125  Average listal rating (1440 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 4278  Average listal rating (2970 ratings) 6.4  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 5101  Average listal rating (3365 ratings) 8.3  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 1608  Average listal rating (938 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 678  Average listal rating (465 ratings) 7.4  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 2112  Average listal rating (1392 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 591  Average listal rating (373 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating
18. Tommy Boy (1995)


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

People who added this item 3615  Average listal rating (2275 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 2687  Average listal rating (1658 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 1530  Average listal rating (961 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 5548  Average listal rating (3678 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 6567  Average listal rating (4386 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 1121  Average listal rating (688 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 4299  Average listal rating (2859 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 5747  Average listal rating (3909 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 3466  Average listal rating (2138 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 1854  Average listal rating (1180 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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