7B9999_Top 3 Earnest (Female Stars)by merlin_petrus | created - 4 months ago | updated - 4 months ago | Public
the first best three movies of a female star with earnest / seriously ground
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1. Erin Brockovich (2000)
R | 131 min | Biography, Drama
An unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and almost single-handedly brings down a California power company accused of polluting a city's water supply.
Votes: 174,242 | Gross: $125.60M
09/10 - Julia Roberts No. 1 - earnest
2. The Pelican Brief (1993)
PG-13 | 141 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A law student uncovers a conspiracy, putting herself and others in danger.
Votes: 76,897 | Gross: $100.77M
09/10 - Julia Roberts No. 2 - earnest
3. Conspiracy Theory (1997)
R | 135 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller
A taxi driver with a penchant for conspiracy theories becomes a target after one of these theories turns out to be true. Unfortunately, to save himself, he has to figure out which theory it is.
Votes: 93,588 | Gross: $75.98M
08/10 - Julia Roberts No. 3 - earnest
4. Demolition Man (1993)
R | 115 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A police officer is brought out of suspended animation in prison to pursue an old ultra-violent nemesis who is loose in a non-violent future society.
Votes: 158,587 | Gross: $58.06M
10/10 - Sandra Bullock No. 1 - earnest
5. Speed (1994)
R | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A young police officer must prevent a bomb exploding aboard a city bus by keeping its speed above 50 mph.
Votes: 327,808 | Gross: $121.25M
09/10 - Sandra Bullock No. 2 - earnest
6. The Lake House (2006)
PG | 99 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
A lonely doctor, who once occupied an unusual lakeside house, begins exchanging love letters with its former resident, a frustrated architect. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late.
Votes: 140,074 | Gross: $52.33M
08/10 - Sandra Bullock No. 3 - earnest
7. The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
PG | 115 min | Drama, Romance, War
A young Australian reporter tries to navigate the political turmoil of Indonesia during the rule of President Sukarno with the help of a diminutive photographer.
Votes: 19,453 | Gross: $10.28M
08/10 - Sigourney Weaver No. 1 - earnest
8. Copycat (1995)
R | 123 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.
Votes: 54,053 | Gross: $32.05M
07/10 - Sigourney Weaver No. 2 - earnest
9. Half Moon Street (1986)
R | 90 min | Drama, Thriller
A brilliant researcher in London who works as a high-class hooker in her spare time, becomes a pawn in a dangerous political game, when her latest client, a nobleman who is negotiating an Arab-Israeli peace treaty, falls for her.
Votes: 2,430 | Gross: $1.13M
07/10 - Sigourney Weaver No. 3 - earnest
10. Girl, Interrupted (1999)
R | 127 min | Biography, Drama
Based on writer Susanna Kaysen's account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital in the late 1960s.
Votes: 164,005 | Gross: $28.87M
08/10 - Angelina Jolie No. 1 - earnest
11. Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Video game adventurer Lara Croft comes to life in a movie where she races against time and villains to recover powerful ancient artifacts.
Votes: 197,553 | Gross: $131.14M
07/10 - Angelina Jolie No. 2 - earnest
12. The Bone Collector (1999)
R | 118 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A quadriplegic ex-homicide detective and his partner try to track down a serial killer who is terrorizing New York City.
Votes: 154,276 | Gross: $66.52M
07/10 - Angelina Jolie No. 3 - earnest
13. True Lies (1994)
R | 141 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A fearless, globe-trotting, terrorist-battling secret agent has his life turned upside down when he discovers his wife might be having an affair with a used-car salesman while terrorists smuggle nuclear war heads into the United States.
Votes: 237,177 | Gross: $146.28M
08/10 - Jamie Lee Curtis No. 1 - earnest
14. Grandview, U.S.A. (1984)
R | 97 min | Drama
With only a week left before graduation, a young dreamer itches to renounce an uninspiring scholarship, stand up to his despotic father and pursue a career in oceanography. But, has anyone ever spread his wings away from Grandview, U.S.A.?
Votes: 1,743 | Gross: $4.74M
08/10 - Jamie Lee Curtis No. 2 - earnest
15. The Fog (1980)
R | 89 min | Horror, Thriller
An unearthly fog rolls into a small coastal town exactly 100 years after a ship mysteriously sank in its waters.
Votes: 64,182 | Gross: $21.38M
07/10 - Jamie Lee Curtis No. 3 - earnest
16. The Fugitive (1993)
PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Dr. Richard Kimble, unjustly accused of murdering his wife, must find the real killer while being the target of a nationwide manhunt led by a seasoned U.S. Marshal.
Votes: 267,010 | Gross: $183.88M
07/10 - Julianne Moore No. 1 - earnest
17. The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
R | 110 min | Drama, Thriller
After her humiliated husband kills himself, an embittered pregnant widow loses her child, and embarks on a mission of vengeance against a woman and her family.
Votes: 38,253 | Gross: $88.04M
07/10 - Julianne Moore No. 2 - earnest
18. The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
PG-13 | 129 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A research team is sent to the Jurassic Park Site B island to study the dinosaurs there, while an InGen team approaches with another agenda.
Votes: 378,835 | Gross: $229.09M
07/10 - Julianne Moore No. 3 - earnest
19. Up Close & Personal (1996)
PG-13 | 124 min | Drama, Romance
An ambitious young woman, determined to build a career in television journalism, gets good advice from her first boss, and they fall in love.
Votes: 13,432 | Gross: $51.09M
09/10 - Michelle Pfeiffer No. 1 - earnest
20. Tequila Sunrise (1988)
R | 115 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
A former L.A. drug dealer tries to go straight but his past and his underworld connections bring him into the focus of the DEA, the Mexican feds and the Mexican drug cartels.
Votes: 28,707 | Gross: $41.29M
08/10 - Michelle Pfeiffer No. 2 - earnest
21. Ladyhawke (1985)
PG-13 | 121 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
The thief Gaston escapes the dungeon of medieval Aquila through the latrine. Soldiers are about to kill him when Navarre saves him. Navarre, traveling with his spirited hawk, plans to kill the bishop of Aquila with help from Gaston.
Votes: 43,207 | Gross: $18.43M
08/10 - Michelle Pfeiffer No. 3 - earnest
22. Batman (1989)
PG-13 | 126 min | Action, Adventure
The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being Jack Napier, a criminal who becomes the clownishly homicidal Joker.
Votes: 337,786 | Gross: $251.19M
07/10 - Kim Basinger No. 1 - earnest
23. The Door in the Floor (2004)
R | 111 min | Comedy, Drama
A writer's young assistant becomes both pawn and catalyst in his boss's disintegrating household.
Votes: 15,134 | Gross: $3.84M
07/10 - Kim Basinger No. 2 - earnest
24. No Mercy (1986)
R | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
A Chicago detective, seeking to avenge his partner's death, travels to New Orleans, where he unexpectedly becomes involved in a cat and mouse game of survival.
Votes: 6,802 | Gross: $12.30M
07/10 - Kim Basinger No. 3 - earnest
25. Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)
R | 118 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh pursue a former LAPD officer who uses his knowledge of police procedure and policies to steal and sell confiscated guns and ammunition to local street gangs.
Votes: 157,047 | Gross: $144.73M
09/10 - Rene Russo No. 1 - earnest
26. Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)
R | 127 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
With personal crises and age weighing in on them, LAPD officers Riggs and Murtaugh must contend with deadly Chinese triads that are trying to free their former leaders out of prison and onto American soil.
Votes: 153,202 | Gross: $130.44M
09/10 - Rene Russo No. 2 - earnest
27. Outbreak (1995)
R | 127 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
Army doctors struggle to find a cure for a deadly virus spreading throughout a California town that was brought to America by an African monkey.
Votes: 119,602 | Gross: $67.82M
08/10 - Rene Russo No. 3 - earnest
28. Se7en (1995)
R | 127 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his motives.
Votes: 1,439,469 | Gross: $100.13M
09/10 - Gwyneth Paltrow No. 1 - earnest
29. Flesh and Bone (1993)
R | 126 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
Decades later, a son of a killer falls in love with a girl, whose family's horrifying murder he saw in childhood.
Votes: 4,904 | Gross: $9.49M
08/10 - Gwyneth Paltrow No. 2 - earnest
30. Possession (2002)
PG-13 | 102 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
A pair of literary sleuths unearth the amorous secret of two Victorian poets only to find themselves falling under a passionate spell.
Votes: 12,877 | Gross: $10.10M
07/10 - Gwyneth Paltrow No. 3 - earnest
31. Midnight Lace (1960)
Approved | 103 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
In London, a recently wed American woman's sanity comes into question after she claims to be the victim of a threatening stalker.
Votes: 4,576 | Gross: $7.40M
07/10 - Doris Day No. 1 - earnest
32. Julie (1956)
Approved | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
A terrified wife tries to escape from her insanely jealous husband who is bent on killing her.
07/10 - Doris Day No. 2 - earnest
33. The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
PG | 120 min | Drama, Thriller
A tale of innocent American tourists in Morocco whose son's kidnapping sets off a twisting plot of international intrigue.
Votes: 58,354 | Gross: $10.25M
07/10 - Doris Day No. 3 - earnest
34. Total Recall (1990)
R | 113 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
When a man goes in to have virtual vacation memories of the planet Mars implanted in his mind, an unexpected and harrowing series of events forces him to go to the planet for real - or is he?
Votes: 301,729 | Gross: $119.39M
09/10 - Sharon Stone No. 1 - earnest
35. Basic Instinct (1992)
R | 127 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A violent police detective investigates a brutal murder that might involve a manipulative and seductive novelist.
Votes: 177,137 | Gross: $117.73M
08/10 - Sharon Stone No. 2 - earnest
36. The Specialist (1994)
R | 110 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
A woman entices a bomb expert she's involved with into destroying the mafia that killed her family.
Votes: 62,252 | Gross: $57.36M
07/10 - Sharon Stone No. 3 - earnest
37. Die Another Day (2002)
PG-13 | 133 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
James Bond is sent to investigate the connection between a North Korean terrorist and a diamond mogul, who is funding the development of an international space weapon.
Votes: 204,727 | Gross: $160.94M
08/10 - Halle Berry No. 1 - earnest
38. The Last Boy Scout (1991)
R | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
A private detective's protected female witness is murdered, prompting him and the victim's boyfriend to investigate the crime that leads to a corrupt politician and a crooked football team owner.
Votes: 92,667 | Gross: $59.51M
07/10 - Halle Berry No. 2 - earnest
39. Gothika (2003)
R | 98 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A depressed female psychiatrist wakes up as a patient in the asylum where she worked, with no memory of why she is there or what she has done.
Votes: 106,090 | Gross: $59.69M
07/10 - Halle Berry No. 3 - earnest
40. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
R | 137 min | Action, Sci-Fi
A cyborg, identical to the one who failed to kill Sarah Connor, must now protect her teenage son, John Connor, from a more advanced and powerful cyborg.
Votes: 992,933 | Gross: $204.84M
10/10 - Linda Hamilton No. 1 - earnest
41. Dante's Peak (1997)
PG-13 | 108 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A vulcanologist arrives at a countryside town recently named the second most desirable place to live in America, and discovers that the long dormant volcano, Dante's Peak, may wake up at any moment.
Votes: 81,508 | Gross: $67.13M
09/10 - Linda Hamilton No. 2 - earnest
42. The Terminator (1984)
R | 107 min | Action, Sci-Fi
A human soldier is sent from 2029 to 1984 to stop an almost indestructible cyborg killing machine, sent from the same year, which has been programmed to execute a young woman whose unborn son is the key to humanity's future salvation.
Votes: 798,535 | Gross: $38.40M
08/10 - Linda Hamilton No. 3 - earnest