Top 10: Best Julianne Moore Performances of Her Career


We don’t appreciate Julianne Moore enough. The Oscar-winning actress has given us over 25 years of brilliant performances. Throughout her career, she has amassed five Oscar nominations (“Boogie Nights,” “The End of the Affair,” “The Hours,” “Far From Heaven,” and “Still Alice”). And there are a host of other great performances across different genres and sizes that all deserve appreciation.

In honor of “Gloria Bell,” which stars Moore as a fifty-something divorcee enjoying her newfound freedom, let’s count down the ten best Julianne Moore performances.

10Maude Lebowski
“The Big Lebowski” (1998)

9Evelyn Ryan
“The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio” (2005)

8Sarah Miles
“The End of the Affair” (1999)

7Linda Partridge
“Magnolia” (1999)

“A Single Man” (2009)

“The Kids Are All Right” (2010)

4Alice Howland
“Still Alice” (2014)

3Laura Brown
“The Hours” (2002)

2Amber Waves
“Boogie Nights” (1997)

1Cathy Whitaker
“Far From Heaven” (2002)