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 Post subject: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Sun Dec 12, 2010 1:03 am 
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why not? can be any medium. no limit, just keep it reasonable. around 25 probably.

Big_Steve: Setsuko Hara in Tokyo Story, Chishu Ryu in Tokyo Story, Klaus Kinksi in Aguirre the Wrath of God, Bill Murray in Lost in Translation, Robert de Niro in Raging Bull, Renee Falconetti in The Passion of Joan of Arc, Buster Keaton in The General, Peter Sellers in Dr. Strangelove, Laurence Olivier in Richard III, Toshiro Mifune in Rashomon, Marlon Brando in The Godfather, Bruno S. in Stroszek, Jeff Bridges in The Big Lebowski, John Goodman in The Big Lebowski, Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront, Kyle MacLachlan in Twin Peaks, Sherilyn Fenn in Twin Peaks, James Gandolfini in The Sopranos, Jason Alexander in Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Seinfeld, Michael Richards in Seinfeld, Larry David in Curb Your Enthusiasm, Will Arnett in Arrested Development, Jason Bateman in Arrested Development, Michael K. Williams in The Wire

pave: Ian McKellen in Gods and Monsters, Al Pacino in Angels in America (mini-series), Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight, Hugh Laurie in House (tv series), Ian McKellen in King Lear (play), Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean trilogy, Al Pacino in Dog Day Afternoon, Heath Ledger in Brokeback Mountain, Ellen Burstyn in Requiem for a Dream, Terry O'Quinn in Lost (tv series), Paul Newman in The Hustler, Marlon Brando in The Godfather, Daniel Day Lewis in Gangs of New York, Christoph Waltz in Inglourious Basterds, Bill Murray in Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, Woody Harrelson in Zombieland, Matt Damon in Good Will Hunting, Henry Ian Cusick in Lost (tv series), Gary Oldman in Sid & Nancy, Daniel Day Lewis in There Will Be Blood, Kenneth Branagh in Hamlet, Dustin Hoffman in Rain Man, Robert De Niro in Taxi Driver, Will Smith in I am Legend, Ryan Gosling in Lars and the Real Girl, Jeff Bridges in The Big Lebowski

Sherick: Johnny Depp in Finding Neverland, Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight, Hugh Laurie in House (TV series), Toshiro Mifune in Seven Samurai, Peter O'Toole in The Lion in Winter, Val Kilmer in Tombstone, Willem Dafoe in Shadow of the Vampire, Jaoquin Phoenix in Walk the Line, Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Carribean, Robert Downey Jr in Tropic Thunder, Christian Bale in 3:10 to Yuma, Reese Witherspoon in Walk the Line, Laura Linney in John Adams (miniseries), Meryl Streep in Doubt, Christophe Waltz in Inglorious Basterds, Toshiro Mifune in Red Beard, Gary Oldman in The Fifth Element, Daniel Day-Lewis in Gangs of New York, Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood, Kenneth Brannagh in Much Ado About Nothing, Paul Giamatti in John Adams (miniseries), Ben Kingsley in Gandhi, Tom Hanks in Saving Private Ryan, Tom Hanks in Road to Perdition, Jim Carrey in Cable Guy, Steve Buscemi in Boardwalk Empire (TV series), Andy Serkiss in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, Charlie Chaplin in The Great Dictator, Peter O'Toole in Lawrence of Arabia, Bill Murray in Lost in Translation, Jane Lynch in Glee (TV series)


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 12, 2010 1:48 am 
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In random order (movies and then television)....
Big_Steve: Setsuko Hara in Tokyo Story, Chishu Ryu in Tokyo Story, Klaus Kinksi in Aguirre the Wrath of God, Bill Murray in Lost in Translation, Robert de Niro in Raging Bull, Renee Falconetti in The Passion of Joan of Arc, Buster Keaton in The General, Peter Sellers in Dr. Strangelove, Laurence Olivier in Richard III, Toshiro Mifune in Rashomon, Marlon Brando in The Godfather, Bruno S. in Stroszek, Jeff Bridges in The Big Lebowski, John Goodman in The Big Lebowski, Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront, Kyle MacLachlan in Twin Peaks, Sherilyn Fenn in Twin Peaks, James Gandolfini in The Sopranos, Jason Alexander in Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Seinfeld, Michael Richards in Seinfeld, Larry David in Curb Your Enthusiasm, Will Arnett in Arrested Development, Jason Bateman in Arrested Development, Michael K. Williams in The Wire


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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Sun Dec 12, 2010 2:16 am 
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Sherick: Johnny Depp in Finding Neverland, Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight, Hugh Laurie in House (TV series), Toshiro Mifune in Seven Samurai, Peter O'Toole in The Lion in Winter, Val Kilmer in Tombstone, Willem Dafoe in Shadow of the Vampire, Jaoquin Phoenix in Walk the Line, Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Carribean, Robert Downey Jr in Tropic Thunder, Christian Bale in 3:10 to Yuma, Reese Witherspoon in Walk the Line, Laura Linney in John Adams (miniseries), Meryl Streep in Doubt, Christophe Waltz in Inglorious Basterds, Toshiro Mifune in Red Beard, Gary Oldman in The Fifth Element, Daniel Day-Lewis in Gangs of New York, Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood, Kenneth Brannagh in Much Ado About Nothing, Paul Giamatti in John Adams (miniseries), Ben Kingsley in Gandhi, Tom Hanks in Saving Private Ryan, Tom Hanks in Road to Perdition, Jim Carrey in Cable Guy, Steve Buscemi in Boardwalk Empire (TV series), Andy Serkiss in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, Charlie Chaplin in The Great Dictator, Peter O'Toole in Lawrence of Arabia, Bill Murray in Lost in Translation, Jane Lynch in Glee (TV series)

I'll be expecting to put Alan Rickman on there come next summer.


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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:54 am 
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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Mon Dec 13, 2010 4:25 am 
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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Mon Dec 13, 2010 4:49 am 
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Get off Paul Morrissey's DICK.

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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Fri Feb 11, 2011 1:44 am 
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Ah pave, I got one to add to mine, since I just rewatched the movie and remembered that I forgot it.

Ian McKellan in Gods and Monsters

Also, Hopkins in Amistad.


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ClashWho: Eli Wallach in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, Richard Dreyfuss in Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Bill Pullman in Zero Effect, Robert DeNiro in The Deer Hunter, Kevin Spacey in L.A. Confidential, Sean Penn in Hurlyburly, Dustin Hoffman in Midnight Cowboy, Bill Murray in Ghostbusters, Steve Martin in Planes, Trains and Automobiles, Dennis Hopper in True Romance, Daniel Day Lewis in Gangs of New York, William H. Macy in Fargo, Peter Ustinov in Spartacus, Terry O'Quinn in LOST, David Tennant in Doctor Who, John Wayne in Red River and The Searchers, Gary Cooper in High Noon, Alan Ladd in Shane, James Cagney in Angels with Dirty Faces and White Heat, Harrison Ford in Raiders of the Lost Ark, Peter Sellers in Dr. Strangelove, Gene Hackman in Crimson Tide and Mississippi Burning, Sharlto Copley in District 9.


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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Sat May 07, 2011 11:00 am 
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Here's my list of performances, but made two separate ones for ladies and gents

Daniel Plainview (Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood)
George (Richard Burton in Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?)
Max Schumacher (William Holden in Network)
Ted Kramer (Dustin Hoffman in Kramer vs. Kramer)
George Bailey (James Stewart in It’s A Wonderful Life)
Hud Bannon (Paul Newman in Hud)
Travis Bickle (Robert De Niro in Taxi Driver)
Stanley Kowalski (Marlon Brando in A Streetcar Named Desire)
Sonny Wortzik (Al Pacino in Dog Day Afternoon)
Randall McMurphy (Jack Nicholson in One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest)

Martha (Elizabeth Taylor in Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?)
Margo Channing (Bette Davis in All About Eve)
Diane Christensen (Faye Dunaway in Network)
Susan Vance (Katharine Hepburn in Bringing Up Baby)
Susan Orlean (Meryl Streep in Adaptation)
Laura Jesson (Celia Johnson in Brief Encounter)
Annie Hall (Diane Keaton in Annie Hall)
Annie Wilkes (Kathy Bates in Misery)
Alma the Nurse (Bibi Andersson in Persona)
Cathy Whitaker (Julianne Moore in Far From Heaven)


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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Thu May 26, 2011 4:24 pm 
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I'll give it a go:

Male Performances
Kevin Spacey as Lester Burnham in American Beauty
Robert DeNiro as Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver
Daniel Day-Lewis as Daniel Plainview in There Will Be Blood
Tom Hanks as Forrest Gump in Forrest Gump
Al Pacino as Sonny Wortzik in Dog Day Afternoon
Anthony Perkins as Norman Bates in Psycho
F. Murray Abraham as Antonio Salieri in Amadeus
Dustin Hoffman as Raymond Babbitt in Rain Man
Jack Nicholson as Jack Torrance in The Shining
Malcolm McDowell as Alex DeLarge in A Clockwork Orange

Female Performances
Reese Witherspoon as Tracy Flick in Election
Kathy Bates as Annie Wilkes in Misery
Louise Fletcher as Nurse Mildred Ratched in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Faye Dunaway as Diane Christensen in Network
Frances McDormand as Marge Gunderson in Fargo
Julie Andrews as Mary Poppins in Mary Poppins
Sissy Spacek as Carrie in Carrie
Mia Farrow as Rosemary Woodhouse in Rosemary's Baby
Audrey Tautou as Amélie Poulain in Amélie
Uma Thurman as The Bride in Kill Bill Vols. 1 & 2


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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Thu May 26, 2011 4:40 pm 
- Sean Penn in Mystic River
- Jamie Foxx in Ray
- Robert DeNiro in Raging Bull
- Joe Pesci in Raging Bull
- Robert DeNiro in Casino
- Joe Pesci in Casino
- Jack Nicholson in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
- Ray Liotta in Goodfellas
- Joe Pesci in Goodfellas
- Robert DeNiro in Goodfellas
- Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight
- Leonardo DiCaprio in The Aviator
- Leonardo DiCaprio in Revolutionary Road
- Daniel Day-Lewis in Gangs of New York
- Tom Hanks in Forrest Gump
- Tom Hanks in Cast Away
- Jack Nicholson in Chinatown
- Anthony Hopkins in The Silence of the Lambs
- Tim Robbins in The Shawshank Redemption
- Nicolas Cage in Leaving Las Vegas
- Russell Crowe in Gladiator
- Russell Crowe in Cinderella Man

more to come.....


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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
PostPosted: Fri May 27, 2011 11:38 am 
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I would have loved to see more classics before making this, but I'm bored and these archives are fun to make. So this is mine, pretty sure I'll change it in the future, but it looks good right now. Alphabetical order considering last name.

Sid_Vicious_24: Oksana Akinshina in Lilja 4-Ever, Bibi Andersson in Persona, Harriet Andersson in Through a Glass Darkly, Gunnar Björnstrand in Winter Light, Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront, Marlon Brando in The Godfather, Marion Cotillard in La Vie en Rose, Daniel Day-Lewis in Gangs of New York, Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood, Robert De Niro in Taxi Driver, Maria Falconetti in The Passion of Joan of Arc, Setsuko Hara in Tokyo Story, Jean-Pierre Léaud in The 400 Blows, Vivien Leigh in A Streetcar Named Desire, Jack Lemmon in The Apartment, Giulietta Masina in La Strada, Giulietta Masina in Nights of Cabiria, Marcello Mastroianni in , Al Pacino in Dog Day Afternoon, Al Pacino in The Godfather Part II, James Stewart in It’s a Wonderful Life, Liv Ullmann in Scenes from a Marriage, Emily Watson in Breaking the Waves, Naomi Watts in Mulholland Dr., Orson Welles in Citizen Kane.


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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
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Vincent Gallo - Buffalo '66, Raul Julia - Street Fighter, Charles Grodin - The Heartbreak Kid, Aguirre: The Wrath of God, Klaus Kinski, Tom Hulce & F. Murray Abraham - Amadeus, Werner Herzog - Julien Donkey-Boy, Gary Farmer - Dead Man, David Zellner - Goliath, Tony Leung Chiu Wai - Chungking Express, Roberto Benigni - Life Is Beautiful


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 Post subject: Re: DDD's Favorite Acting Performances Archive
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Male:

Jack Nicholson as Warren Schmidt (About Schmidt)
Daniel-Day Lewis as Daniel Plainview (There Will Be Blood)
Johnny Depp as Edward D. Wood Jr. (Ed Wood)
Jim Carrey as Truman Burbank (The Truman Show)
Christian Bale as Patrick Bateman (American Psycho)
Jack Lemmon as C.C. "Buddy Boy" Baxter (The Apartment)
Olivier Gourmet as Olivier (The Son)
Robert De Niro as Travis Bickle (Taxi Driver)
Toshiro Mifune as Kikichiyo (Seven Samurai)
Al Pacino as Sonny Wortzik (Dog Day Afternoon)


Female:

Renée Jeanne Falconetti as Joan of Arc (The Passion of Joan of Arc)
Kathy Bates as Annie Wilkes (Misery)
Frances McDormand as Marge Gunderson (Fargo)
Naomi Watts as Cristina Peck (21 Grams)
Jennifer Lawrence as Tiffany Maxwell (Silver Linings Playbook)
Reese Witherspoon as Tracy Flick (Election)
Natalie Portman as Nina Sayers (Black Swan)
Bibi Andersson as Alma (Persona)
Émilie Dequenne as Rosseta (Rosetta)
Björk as Selma Ježková (Dancer in the Dark)


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