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greatest female performances of 1980s (a work in progress)

by jsaez
greatest female performances of 1980s (a work in progress) by jsaez
alphabetically and chronologically by actress: Isabelle Adjani (Possession) Isabelle Adjani (One Deadly Summer) Isabelle Adjani (Camille Claudel) Norma Aleandro (The Official Story) Peggy Ashcroft (A Passage to India) Sabine Azéma (A Sunday in the Country) Sandra Bernhard (The King of Comedy) Sandrine Bonnaire (Vagabond) Glenn Close (Dangerous Liaisons) Judy Davis (A Passage to India) Judy Davis (High Tide) Faye Dunaway (Mommie Dearest) Whoopi Goldberg (The Color Purple) Melanie Griffith (Working Girl) Mieko Harada (Ran) Goldie Hawn (Private Benjamin) Barbara Hershey (A World Apart) Holly Hunter (Raising Arizona) Isabelle Huppert (Story of… Read more



alphabetically and chronologically by actress:

Isabelle Adjani (Possession)
Isabelle Adjani (One Deadly Summer)
Isabelle Adjani (Camille Claudel)
Norma Aleandro (The Official Story)
Peggy Ashcroft (A Passage to India)
Sabine Azéma (A Sunday in the Country)
Sandra Bernhard (The King of Comedy)
Sandrine Bonnaire (Vagabond)
Glenn Close (Dangerous Liaisons)
Judy Davis (A Passage to India)
Judy Davis (High Tide)
Faye Dunaway (Mommie Dearest)
Whoopi Goldberg (The Color Purple)
Melanie Griffith (Working Girl)
Mieko Harada (Ran)
Goldie Hawn (Private Benjamin)
Barbara Hershey (A World Apart)
Holly Hunter (Raising Arizona)
Isabelle Huppert (Story of Women)
Anjelica Huston (Prizzi’s Honor)
Anjelica Huston (Enemies: A Love Story)
Diane Keaton (Shoot the Moon)
Jessica Lange (Frances)
Geneviève Lemon (Sweetie)
Shirley MacLaine (Terms of Endearment)
Carmen Maura (Law of Desire)
Carmen Maura (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown)
Jodhi May (A World Apart)
Helen Mirren (The Long Good Friday)
Helen Mirren (The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover)
Lena Olin (The Unbearable Lightness of Being)
Lena Olin (Enemies: A Love Story)
Marilia Pera (Pixote)
Vanessa Redgrave (The Bostonians)
Vanessa Redgrave (Wetherby)
Vanessa Redgrave (Prick Up Your Ears)
Miranda Richardson (Dance with a Stranger)
Gena Rowlands (Gloria)
Gena Rowlands (Love Streams)
Gena Rowlands (Another Woman)
Winona Ryder (Heathers)
Maggie Smith (The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne)
Sissy Spacek (Coal Miner’s Daughter)
Maureen Stapleton (Reds)
Meryl Streep (The French Lieutenant’s Woman)
Barbara Sukowa (Lola)
Kathleen Turner (Romancing the Stone)
Cathy Tyson (Mona Lisa)
Julie Walters (Educating Rita)
Chloe Webb (Sid and Nancy)
Dianne Wiest (Hannah and Her Sisters)
Oprah Winfrey (The Color Purple)
Debra Winger (Terms of Endearment)

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