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GREAT FEMALE PERFORMANCES

by Kenji
Ana Torrent in Spirit of the Beehive. Click Read More and the green links. Don’t read too much into the order, but i think the top 9 are about right. To see Anne Bancroft a nervous wreck who could barely get a word out on the British TV chat show Wogan was an eye opener. Being an egotist he was critical of her but i felt for her. Suggestions welcome. Favourite actresses (alphabetical order): Isabelle Adjani, Shabana Azmi, Anne Bancroft, Louise Brooks, Cyd Charisse, Julie Christie, Marlene Dietrich, Janet Gaynor, Gong Li, Hara Setsuko, Katharine Hepburn, Glenda Jackson, Kagawa Kyoko, Anna Karina, Kyo Machiko, Anna Magnani, Maria de Medeiros,… Read more

Ana Torrent in Spirit of the Beehive.

Click Read More and the green links. Don’t read too much into the order, but i think the top 9 are about right. To see Anne Bancroft a nervous wreck who could barely get a word out on the British TV chat show Wogan was an eye opener. Being an egotist he was critical of her but i felt for her.

Suggestions welcome.

Favourite actresses (alphabetical order):

Isabelle Adjani,
Shabana Azmi,
Anne Bancroft,
Louise Brooks,
Cyd Charisse,
Julie Christie,
Marlene Dietrich,
Janet Gaynor,
Gong Li,
Hara Setsuko,
Katharine Hepburn,
Glenda Jackson,
Kagawa Kyoko,
Anna Karina,
Kyo Machiko,
Anna Magnani,
Maria de Medeiros,
Marilyn Monroe,
Julianne Moore,
Madhabi Mukherjee,
Ruan Lingyu,
Leonor Silveira,
Tilda Swinton,
Takamine Hideko,
Tanaka Kinuyo,
Wakao Ayako,
Zhang Ziyi,

Emilie Dequenne in Rosetta

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