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Title: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 05:11:49 PM
THE LIST

100. Edward Norton as Derek Vinyard in American History X
99. Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow in The Pirates Of The Caribbean Series
98. Nicolas Cage as Charlie Kaufman/Donald Kaufman in Adaptation.
97. Alec Guinness as Lieutenant Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge On The River Kwai
96. Ulrich Mühe as Hauptmann Gerd Wiesler in The Lives Of Others
95. Cary Grant as Geoff Carter in Only Angels Have Wings
94. Klaus Kinski as Don Lope de Aguirre in Aguirre: The Wrath Of God
93. Tim Curry as Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show
92. Hilary Swank as Brandon Teena Boy’s Don’t Cry
91. Katharine Hepburn as Susan Vance in Bringing Up Baby
90. Elizabeth Taylor as Martha in Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?
89. Heath Ledger as Ennis Del Mar in Brokeback Mountain
88. Matthew Broderick as Ferris Bueller in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
87. Ruth Gordon as Maude in Harold And Maude
86. Penélope Cruz as Raimunda in Volver
85. Jim Carrey as Joel Barish in Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind
84. Michael Fassbender as Bobby Sands in Hunger
83. Roy Scheider as Joe Gideon in All That Jazz
82. Humphrey Bogart as Rick Blaine in Casablanca
81. Donald O’Connor as Cosmo Brown in Singin’ In The Rain
80. Peter O’Toole as T.E. Lawrence in Lawrence Of Arabia
79. Samantha Morton as Morvern Callar in Morvern Callar
78. Robert De Niro as Jake La Motta in Raging Bull
77. Robert Donat as Mr. Chips in Goodbye, Mr. Chips
76. Robert Duvall as Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore in Apocalypse Now
75. Anne Bancroft as Mrs. Robinson in The Graduate
74. Peter Capaldi as Malcolm Tucker in In The Loop
73. Liza Minnelli as Sally Bowles in Cabaret
72. Alan Rickman as Hans Gruber in Die Hard
71. John Goodman as Walter Sobchak in The Big Lebowski
70. Barbara Stanwyck as Jean Harrington in The Lady Eve
69. Toshiro Mifune as Kikuchiyo in Seven Samurai
68. Jack Lemmon as C.C. Baxter in The Apartment
67. Sally Hawkins as Poppy in Happy-Go-Lucky
66. Kirk Douglas as Chuck Tatum in Ace In The Hole
65. Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Hannibal Lecter in The Silence Of The Lambs
64. Giulietta Massina as Maria “Cabiria” Ceccarelli in Nights Of Cabiria
63. Björk as Selma Jezkova in Dancer In The Dark
62. Marlon Brando as Don Vito Corleone in The Godfather
61. Mickey Rourke as Randy “The Ram” Robinson in The Wrestler
60. Tony Leung as Lai Yiu-fai in Happy Together
59. James Stewart as Jefferson Smith in Mr. Smith Goes To Washington
58. Dustin Hoffman as Benjamin Braddock in The Graduate
57. Harry Dean Stanton as Travis Henderson in Paris, Texas
56. Klaus Kinski as Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald in Fitzcarraldo
55. James Stewart as George Bailey in It’s A Wonderful Life
54. Kirk Douglas as Colonel Dax in Paths Of Glory
53. Sean Penn as Matthew Poncelet in Dead Man Walking
52. Jack Lemmon as Shelley Levene in Glengarry Glen Ross
51. Meryl Streep as Sophie Zawistowski in Sophie’s Choice
50. Liv Ullmann as Marianne in Scenes From A Marriage
49. Juliette Binoche as Julie Vignon in Three Colors: Blue
48. Charles Chaplin as The Tramp in City Lights
47. Gene Hackman as Harry Caul in The Conversation
46. Joe Pesci as Tommy DeVito in GoodFellas
45. Naomi Watts as Betty Elms/Diane Selwyn in Mulholland Dr.
44. Kevin Spacey as Lester Burnham in American Beauty
43. Peter Finch as Howard Beale in Network
42. Dennis Hopper as Frank Booth in Blue Velvet
41. Kerry Fox as Janet Frame in An Angel At My Table
40. F. Murray Abraham as Antonio Salieri in Amadeus
39. Cary Grant as Walter Burns in His Girl Friday
38. Barbara Stanwyck as Phyllis Dietrichson in Double Indemnity
37. Joesph Cotten as Uncle Charlie Oakley in Shadow Of A Doubt
36. Gene Kelly as Don Lockwood in Singin’ In The Rain
35. Anthony Perkins as Norman Bates in Psycho
34. James Stewart as John “Scottie” Ferguson in Vertigo
33. Rosalind Russell as Hildy Johnson in His Girl Friday
32. Orson Welles as Captain Hank Quinlan in Touch Of Evil
31. Buster Keaton as Johnny Gray in The General
30. Emily Watson as Bess McNeill in Breaking The Waves
29. Madhabi Mukherjee as Charulata in Charulata
28. Al Pacino as Sonny Wortzik in Dog Day Afternoon
27. Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory
26. Maggie Cheung as Su Li-zhen/Mrs. Chan in In The Mood For Love
25. Peter Sellers as Group Captain Lionel Mandrake/President Merkin Muffley/Dr. Strangelove in Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb
24. Malcolm McDowell as Alex DeLarge in A Clockwork Orange
23. Alain Delon as Jef Costello in Le Samouraï
22. Christoph Waltz as Colonel Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds
21. Takashi Shimura as Kanji Watanabe in Ikiru
20. Cecilia Roth as Manuela in All About My Mother
19. Heath Ledger as The Joker in The Dark Knight
18. Gloria Swanson as Norma Desmond in Sunset Blvd.
17. Samuel L. Jackson as Jules Winnfield in Pulp Fiction
16. Jean-Pierre Léaud as Antoine Doinel in The 400 Blows
15. Jeff Bridges as The Dude in The Big Lebowski
14. Marlon Brando as Terry Malloy in On The Waterfront
13. Peter Lorre as Hans Beckert in M
12. Audrey Tatou as Amélie Poulain in Amélie
11. Frances McDormand as Marge Gunderson in Fargo
10. Jack Nicholson as R.P. McMurphy in One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest
9. Robert Mitchum as Harry Powell in The Night Of The Hunter
8. Orson Welles as Charles Foster Kane in Citizen Kane
7. Tom Cruise as Frank T.J. Mackey in Magnolia
6. Al Pacino as Michael Corleone in The Godfather Series
5. Daniel Day-Lewis as Daniel Plainview in There Will Be Blood
4. Robert De Niro as Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver
3. Ellen Burstyn as Sara Goldfarb in Requiem For A Dream
2. Renée “Maria” Falconetti as Joan Of Arc in The Passion Of Joan Of Arc
1. Gena Rowlands as Mabel Longhetti in A Woman Under The Influence

Tiebreakers were dependent upon number of votes. However, if performances had the same number of votes and points, a random number generator was used to rank the film, assigning a number to a name alphabetically.


GENDER STATS:
71% Male
29% Female

LANGUAGE STATS:
79% English
18% Non-Enlgish
3% Silent

BREAKDOWN BY DECADE:
2000s: 19%
1990s: 17%
1980s: 8%
1970s: 18%
1960s: 8%
1950s: 13%
1940s: 9%
1930s: 6%
1920s: 2%
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:02:09 PM
100.

Edward Norton as Derek Vinyard in American History X

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“One in every three black males is in some phase of the correctional system. Is that a coincidence or do these people have, you know, like a racial commitment to crime?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:04:46 PM
99.

Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow in The Pirates Of The Caribbean Series

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“She's safe, just like I promised. She's all set to marry Norrington, just like she promised. And you get to die for her, just like you promised. So we're all men of our word really . . . except for, of course, Elizabeth, who is in fact, a woman.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:08:00 PM
98.

Nicolas Cage as Charlie Kaufman/Donald Kaufman in Adaptation.

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“To begin . . . To begin . . . How to start? I'm hungry. I should get coffee. Coffee would help me think. Maybe I should write something first, then reward myself with coffee. Coffee and a muffin. Okay, so I need to establish the themes. Maybe a banana-nut. That's a good muffin.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:10:56 PM
97.

Alec Guinness as Lieutenant Colonel Nicholson in The Bridge On The River Kwai

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“One day the war will be over. And I hope that the people that use this bridge in years to come will remember how it was built and who built it. Not a gang of slaves, but soldiers, British soldiers, Clipton, even in captivity.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:13:42 PM
96.

Ulrich Mühe as Hauptmann Gerd Wiesler in The Lives Of Others

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“An innocent prisoner will become more angry by the hour due to the injustice suffered. He will shout and rage. A guilty prisoner becomes more calm and quiet. Or he cries. He knows he's there for a reason. The best way to establish guilt or innocence is non-stop interrogation.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:16:17 PM
95.

Cary Grant as Geoff Carter in Only Angels Have Wings

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“Yeah, that's about it. Look, fella, I'm knee-deep in friends around here, but you're one guy I can send out in any kind of weather on any kind of job, and only worry about the ship getting back.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:20:22 PM
94.

Klaus Kinski as Don Lope de Aguirre in Aguirre: The Wrath Of God

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“That man is a head taller than me. That may change.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:23:17 PM
93.

Tim Curry as Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show

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“One from the vaults . . . Don't be upset. It was a mercy killing. He had a certain naive charm, but no muscle.
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:27:02 PM
92.

Hilary Swank as Brandon Teena Boy’s Don’t Cry

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“I hate your life, too.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:29:58 PM
91.

Katharine Hepburn as Susan Vance in Bringing Up Baby

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“Well, don't you worry, David, because if there's anything that I can do to help you, just let me know and I'll do it.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:32:32 PM
90.

Elizabeth Taylor as Martha in Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?

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“Look, sweetheart, I can drink you under any goddamn table you want, so don't worry about me.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:35:12 PM
89.

Heath Ledger as Ennis Del Mar in Brokeback Mountain

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“Short story honey. Only 'bout three seconds I was on that bronc. Next thing I knew, I was flyin' through the air . . . only I wasn't no angel like you and Jenny here; didn't have no wings. And that's the story of my saddle bronc career.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:38:58 PM
88.

Matthew Broderick as Ferris Bueller in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

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“Hey, Cameron. You realize if we played by the rules right now we'd be in gym?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:43:15 PM
87.

Ruth Gordon as Maude in Harold And Maude

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“Vice, Virtue. It's best not to be too moral. You cheat yourself out of too much life. Aim above morality. If you apply that to life, then you're bound to live life fully.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:48:04 PM
86.

Penélope Cruz as Raimunda in Volver

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“It smells of . . . farts, my mother's farts.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:51:29 PM
85.

Jim Carrey as Joel Barish in Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind

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“Constantly talking isn't necessarily communicating.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:56:22 PM
84.

Michael Fassbender as Bobby Sands in Hunger

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“When you're hung from a cross you're gonna say anything. Jesus offers him a seat next to his daddy in a place called paradise you're always gonna put your hand up and have a piece of that.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 06:58:44 PM
83.

Roy Scheider as Joe Gideon in All That Jazz

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“Ah, the blonde with the television show. The blonde with the television show in Philadelphia? I remember that girl's name. I remember that girl's name because that girl meant something to me. The blonde with the television show - her name was Sweetheart!”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:02:33 PM
82.

Humphrey Bogart as Rick Blaine in Casablanca

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“Tell me, who was it you left me for? Was it Laszlo, or were there others in between? Or - aren't you the kind that tells?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:04:52 PM
81.

Donald O’Connor as Cosmo Brown in Singin’ In The Rain

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“Lina. She can't act, she can't sing, she can't dance. A triple threat.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:08:37 PM
80.

Peter O’Toole as T.E. Lawrence in Lawrence Of Arabia

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“Do you think I'm just anybody, Ali? Do you?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:11:19 PM
79.

Samantha Morton as Morvern Callar in Morvern Callar

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“CINECAST! work Lana, we can go anywhere you like.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:14:29 PM
78.

Robert De Niro as Jake La Motta in Raging Bull

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“Friends. They're in a huddle. Big business meeting. By the pool, they sit around and talk. Big deals. They make sure she can hear. Big Man. Get the CINECAST! outta here. Big shot. Get 'em all in a back room, smack 'em around, no more big shot, without his gun. They're tough guys. They're all tough guys.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:17:33 PM
77.

Robert Donat as Mr. Chips in Goodbye, Mr. Chips

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“I thought I heard you saying it was a pity . . . pity I never had any children. But you're wrong. I have. Thousands of them. Thousands of them . . . and all boys.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:19:31 PM
76.

Robert Duvall as Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore in Apocalypse Now

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“If I say its safe to surf this beach, Captain, then its safe to surf this beach! I mean, I'm not afraid to surf this place, I'll surf this whole CINECAST!ing place!”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:21:34 PM
75.

Anne Bancroft as Mrs. Robinson in The Graduate

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“Do you have a special grudge against me? Do you feel a particularly strong resentment? Is there something I've said that's caused this contempt, or is it just things I stand for that you despise?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:23:13 PM
74.

Peter Capaldi as Malcolm Tucker in In The Loop

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“Just CINECAST!ing do it! Otherwise you'll find yourself in some medieval war zone in the Caucasus with your arse in the air, trying to persuade a group of men in balaclavas that sustained sexual violence is not the CINECAST!ing way forward!”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:25:11 PM
73.

Liza Minnelli as Sally Bowles in Cabaret

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“I'm going to be a great film star! That is, if booze and sex don't get me first.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:27:27 PM
72.

Alan Rickman as Hans Gruber in Die Hard

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“I wanted this to be professional, efficient, adult, cooperative. Not a lot to ask. Alas, your Mr. Takagi did not see it that way... so he won't be joining us for the rest of his life. We can go any way you want it. You can walk out of here or be carried out. But have no illusions. We are in charge. So, decide now, each of you. And please remember: we have left nothing to chance."
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:29:55 PM
71.

John Goodman as Walter Sobchak in The Big Lebowski

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“Saturday, Donny, is Shabbos, the Jewish day of rest. That means that I don't work, I don't drive a car, I don't CINECAST!ing ride in a car, I don't handle money, I don't turn on the oven, and I sure as shit DON’T CINECAST!ING ROLL!”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:31:35 PM
70.

Barbara Stanwyck as Jean Harrington in The Lady Eve

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“You see Hopsi, you don't know very much about girls. The best ones aren't as good as you think they are and the bad ones aren't as bad. Not nearly as bad.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:33:29 PM
69.

Toshiro Mifune as Kikuchiyo in Seven Samurai

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“You fool! Damn you! You call yourself a horse! For shame! Hey! Wait! Please! I apologize! Forgive me!”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:35:12 PM
68.

Jack Lemmon as C.C. Baxter in The Apartment

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“That's the way it crumbles . . . cookie-wise.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:37:22 PM
67.

Sally Hawkins as Poppy in Happy-Go-Lucky

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“Oh! What-chu-ma-call-it ding dang dilly dilly da da hoo hoo!”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:39:08 PM
66.

Kirk Douglas as Chuck Tatum in Ace In The Hole

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“I can handle big news and little news. And if there's no news, I'll go out and bite a dog.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:41:04 PM
65.

Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Hannibal Lecter in The Silence Of The Lambs

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“We begin by coveting what we see every day. Don't you feel eyes moving over your body, Clarice? And don't your eyes seek out the things you want?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:42:40 PM
64.

Giulietta Massina as Maria “Cabiria” Ceccarelli in Nights Of Cabiria

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“There's another girl, my friend Wanda, she lives there too, but I don't bother with the others. The others all sleep under the arches in Caracalla. Mind you, I have my own house with water, electricity, bottled gas, I've got everything, even a thermometer. See this one here? She never ever slept under an arch. Well, maybe once... or twice. Of course, my house is nothing like this. But I like it.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:44:23 PM
63.

Björk as Selma Jezkova in Dancer In The Dark

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“You know when the camera goes really big and it comes up out of the roof, and you just know that it's gonna end? I hate that.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:46:43 PM
62.

Marlon Brando as Don Vito Corleone in The Godfather

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“What's the matter with you? I think your brain is going soft with all that comedy you are playing with that young girl. Never tell anyone outside the Family what you are thinking again. Go on.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:48:04 PM
61.

Mickey Rourke as Randy “The Ram” Robinson in The Wrestler

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“When you live hard and you play hard and burn the candle at both ends . . . in this life, you can lose everything you love, everything that loves you. Alot of people told me that I'd never wrestle again, they said ‘He's washed up’, ‘He's finished’, ‘He's a loser’, ‘He’s all through’. You know what? The only ones gonna tell me when I'm through doing my thing, is you people here. You people here . . . you people here. You're my family.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:49:39 PM
60.

Tony Leung as Lai Yiu-fai in Happy Together

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“Turns out that lonely people are all the same.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:51:10 PM
59.

James Stewart as Jefferson Smith in Mr. Smith Goes To Washington

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“You see, boys forget what their country means by just reading The Land of the Free in history books. Then they get to be men they forget even more. Liberty's too precious a thing to be buried in books, Miss Saunders. Men should hold it up in front of them every single day of their lives and say: I'm free to think and to speak. My ancestors couldn't, I can, and my children will. Boys ought to grow up remembering that."
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:52:51 PM
58.

Dustin Hoffman as Benjamin Braddock in The Graduate

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“Mrs. Robinson, if you don't mind my saying so, this conversation is getting a little strange.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:55:16 PM
57.

Harry Dean Stanton as Travis Henderson in Paris, Texas

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“I'm not afraid of heights. I'm afraid of fallin'.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:56:59 PM
56.

Klaus Kinski as Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald in Fitzcarraldo

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“A railway is sure to swallow up a lot of money. How thrilling it must be to go bankrupt.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 07:58:18 PM
55.

James Stewart as George Bailey in It’s A Wonderful Life

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“Where's that money, you silly stupid old fool? Where's that money? Do you realize what this means? It means bankruptcy and scandal and prison. That's what it means. One of us is going to jail - well, it's not gonna be me.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:00:10 PM
54.

Kirk Douglas as Colonel Dax in Paths Of Glory

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“Because you don't know the answer to that question. I pity you.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:02:08 PM
53.

Sean Penn as Matthew Poncelet in Dead Man Walking

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“I just wanna say I think killin' is wrong, no matter who does it, whether it's me or y'all or your government.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:04:04 PM
52.

Jack Lemmon as Shelley Levene in Glengarry Glen Ross

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“What the hell are you? You're a CINECAST!in' secretary. CINECAST! you. That's my message to ya: CINECAST! you, and you can kiss my ass, and if you don't like it baby, I'm going across the street to Jerry Graff, period, CINECAST! you.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:05:35 PM
51.

Meryl Streep as Sophie Zawistowski in Sophie’s Choice

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“Mmm. You know, when you... when you live a good life... like a saint... and then you die, that must be what they make you to drink in paradise.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:07:10 PM
50.

Liv Ullmann as Marianne in Scenes From A Marriage

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“We're pitiful, self-indulgent cowards that can't connect with reality and are ashamed of ourselves.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:08:53 PM
49.

Juliette Binoche as Julie Vignon in Three Colors: Blue

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“Now I have only one thing left to do: nothing. I don't want any belongings, any memories. No friends, no love. Those are all traps.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:10:27 PM
48.

Charles Chaplin as The Tramp in City Lights

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“Tomorrow the birds will sing.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:11:42 PM
47.

Gene Hackman as Harry Caul in The Conversation

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“I'm not afraid of death, but I am afraid of murder.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:12:46 PM
46.

Joe Pesci as Tommy DeVito in GoodFellas

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“In this day and age, what the CINECAST! is this world coming to? I can't believe this, prejudice against - a Jew broad - prejudice against Italians.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:14:26 PM
45.

Naomi Watts as Betty Elms/Diane Selwyn in Mulholland Dr.

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“I'm sorry. I'm just so excited to be here. I mean I just came here from Deep River, Ontario, and now I'm in this dream place. Well, you can imagine how I feel.
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:15:31 PM
44.

Kevin Spacey as Lester Burnham in American Beauty

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“You don't get to tell me what to do ever again.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:16:32 PM
43.

Peter Finch as Howard Beale in Network

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“All human beings are becoming humanoids. All over the world, not just in America. We're just getting there faster since we're the most advanced country.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:17:37 PM
42.

Dennis Hopper as Frank Booth in Blue Velvet

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“Don’t toast to my health, toast to my CINECAST!”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:18:56 PM
41.

Kerry Fox as Janet Frame in An Angel At My Table

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"Mr. Niles, would you excuse me for a minute please?"
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:20:20 PM
40.

F. Murray Abraham as Antonio Salieri in Amadeus

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“The only thing that worried me was the actual killing. How does one do that? Hmmm? How does one kill a man? It's one thing to dream about it; very different when, when you, when you have to do it with your own hands.
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:21:18 PM
39.

Cary Grant as Walter Burns in His Girl Friday

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“Diabetes! I ought to know better than to hire anybody with a disease.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:22:38 PM
38.

Barbara Stanwyck as Phyllis Dietrichson in Double Indemnity

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“There's a speed limit in this state, Mr. Neff. Forty-five miles an hour.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:24:03 PM
37.

Joesph Cotten as Uncle Charlie Oakley in Shadow Of A Doubt

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“What's the use of looking backward? What's the use of looking ahead? Today's the thing - that's my philosophy. Today.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:25:24 PM
36.

Gene Kelly as Don Lockwood in Singin’ In The Rain

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“The only problem is once they release this movie, no-one's gonna want to see me jump off the Woolworth building into a damp rag.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:26:46 PM
35.

Anthony Perkins as Norman Bates in Psycho

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“She just goes a little mad sometimes. We all go a little mad sometimes. Haven't you?”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:28:42 PM
34.

James Stewart as John “Scottie” Ferguson in Vertigo

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“You shouldn't keep souvenirs of a killing. You shouldn't have been that sentimental.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:30:03 PM
33.

Rosalind Russell as Hildy Johnson in His Girl Friday

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“Walter, you're wonderful, in a loathsome sort of way."
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:31:31 PM
32.

Orson Welles as Captain Hank Quinlan in Touch Of Evil

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“This is where you're gonna die.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:32:31 PM
31.

Buster Keaton as Johnny Gray in The General

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“If you lose this war, don't blame me.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:33:39 PM
30.

Emily Watson as Bess McNeill in Breaking The Waves

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“Everyone has one thing they're good at. I've always been stupid, but I'm good at this.”
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:34:58 PM
29.

Madhabi Mukherjee as Charulata in Charulata

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“Now, write a story.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:36:32 PM
28.

Al Pacino as Sonny Wortzik in Dog Day Afternoon

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“You know I can call anybody, they'd put it on the phone? The Pope, an astronaut, the wisest of the wise . . . Who do I have to call?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:37:46 PM
27.

Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory

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“If the good Lord had intended us to walk, he wouldn't have invented roller skates."
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:39:10 PM
26.

Maggie Cheung as Su Li-zhen/Mrs. Chan in In The Mood For Love

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“Maybe she wouldn't want one just exactly the same.
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:40:46 PM
25.

Peter Sellers as Group Captain Lionel Mandrake/President Merkin Muffley/Dr. Strangelove in Dr. Strangelove Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Bomb

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“Based on the findings of the report, my conclusion was that this idea was not a practical deterrent for reasons which at this moment must be all too obvious.
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:42:23 PM
24.

Malcolm McDowell as Alex DeLarge in A Clockwork Orange

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“What we were after now was the old surprise visit. That was a real kick and good for laughs and lashings of the old ultraviolent."
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:44:14 PM
23.

Alain Delon as Jef Costello in Le Samouraï

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“I never lose. Never really."
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Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:45:44 PM
22.

Christoph Waltz as Colonel Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds

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“What a tremendously hostile world that a rat must endure. Yet not only does he survive, he thrives. Because our little foe has an instinct for survival and preservation second to none . . . And that Monsieur is what a Jew shares with a rat.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:47:35 PM
21.

Takashi Shimura as Kanji Watanabe in Ikiru

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“I can't afford to hate people. I don't have that kind of time.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:48:46 PM
20.

Cecilia Roth as Manuela in All About My Mother

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“How could anyone act so macho with a pair of tits like that?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:50:21 PM
19.

Heath Ledger as The Joker in The Dark Knight

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“Do you want to know why I use a knife? Guns are too quick. You can't savor all the . . . little emotions. In . . . you see, in their last moments, people show you who they really are. So in a way, I know your friends better than you ever did. Would you like to know which of them were cowards?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:51:33 PM
18.

Gloria Swanson as Norma Desmond in Sunset Blvd.

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“We didn’t need dialogue. We had faces!”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:52:40 PM
17.

Samuel L. Jackson as Jules Winnfield in Pulp Fiction

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“Whether or not what we experienced was an According to Hoyle miracle is insignificant. What is significant is that I felt the touch of God. God got involved.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:54:17 PM
16.

Jean-Pierre Léaud as Antoine Doinel in The 400 Blows

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“Oh, I lie now and then, I suppose. Sometimes I'd tell them the truth and they still wouldn't believe me, so I prefer to lie.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:55:25 PM
15.

Jeff Bridges as The Dude in The Big Lebowski

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“God damn you Walter! You CINECAST!ing asshole! Everything's a CINECAST!ing travesty with you, man! And what was all that shit about Vietnam? What the CINECAST! has anything got to do with Vietnam? What the CINECAST! are you talking about?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:57:18 PM
14.

Marlon Brando as Terry Malloy in On The Waterfront

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“Hey, you wanna hear my philosophy of life? Do it to him before he does it to you.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 08:58:58 PM
13.

Peter Lorre as Hans Beckert in M

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“What do you know about it? Who are you anyway? Who are you? Criminals? Are you proud of yourselves? Proud of breaking safes or cheating at cards? Things you could just as well keep your fingers off. You wouldn't need to do all that if you'd learn a proper trade or if you'd work. If you weren't a bunch of lazy bastards."
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:00:13 PM
12.

Audrey Tatou as Amélie Poulain in Amélie

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“I am nobody’s little weasel.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:01:56 PM
11.

Frances McDormand as Marge Gunderson in Fargo

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“Sir, you have no call to get snippy with me, I'm just doing my job here.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:03:48 PM
10.

Jack Nicholson as R.P. McMurphy in One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

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“They was giving me ten thousand watts a day, you know, and I'm hot to trot! The next woman takes me on's gonna light up like a pinball machine and pay off in silver dollars!”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:05:26 PM
9.

Robert Mitchum as Harry Powell in The Night Of The Hunter

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“I can hear you whisperin' children, so I know you're down there. I can feel myself gettin' awful mad. I'm out of patience children. I'm coming to find you now.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:07:47 PM
8.

Orson Welles as Charles Foster Kane in Citizen Kane

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“You're right, I did lose a million dollars last year. I expect to lose a million dollars this year. I expect to lose a million dollars next year. You know, Mr. Thatcher, at the rate of a million dollars a year, I'll have to close this place in . . . 60 years.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:09:23 PM
7.

Tom Cruise as Frank T.J. Mackey in Magnolia

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“Do you think they're your friends? They're not your friends. Do you really think she'll be there when things go bad? Huh? When things go wrong? You think again. CINECAST!ing Denise. Denise the piece. Oh, you're gonna give me that cherry pie sweet mama baby.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:11:52 PM
6.

Al Pacino as Michael Corleone in The Godfather Series

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“There are many things my father taught me here in this room. He taught me: keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:13:43 PM
5.

Daniel Day-Lewis as Daniel Plainview in There Will Be Blood

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“I see the worst in people. I don't need to look past seeing them to get all I need. I've built my hatreds up over the years, little by little, Henry . . . to have you here gives me a second breath. I can't keep doing this on my own with these . . . people.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:15:39 PM
4.

Robert De Niro as Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver

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“Loneliness has followed me my whole life. Everywhere. In bars, in cars, sidewalks, stores, everywhere. There's no escape. I'm God's lonely man... June 8th. My life has taken another turn again. The days can go on with regularity over and over, one day indistinguishable from the next. A long continuous chain. Then suddenly, there is a change.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:17:04 PM
3.

Ellen Burstyn as Sara Goldfarb in Requiem For A Dream

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“Harold, I'm gonna be on Television.”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:18:25 PM
2.

Renée “Maria” Falconetti as Joan Of Arc in The Passion Of Joan Of Arc

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“Will I be with You tonight in Paradise?”
Title: Re: Filmspotters' Top 100 Performances 2010: The Countdown
Post by: Mike Shutt on December 20, 2010, 09:21:31 PM
1.

Gena Rowlands as Mabel Longhetti in A Woman Under The Influence

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“All of a sudden, I miss everyone . . .”