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Poll: Meryl Streep, 17 roles, 17 Oscar nominations ...

Meryl Streep holds the unbeatable record of 17 Oscar nominations (and 3 wins) ... 17 Oscar nominations in 34 years, one every two years, the longest gap between two nominations: five years ... but enough statistics, no one can deny that Meryl Streep is not only the most versatile, the most risk-taker, the most amazing ... simply, the greatest living actress, contributing to some of the most memorable roles ever. But let's stick to the Oscar-nominated ones, in which one, and there are plenty, do you think she gave her greatest performance?

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    The Deer Hunter (1978)

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    Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

    Joanna Kramer (win)
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    The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)

    Sarah / Anna
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    Sophie's Choice (1982)

    Sophie (win)
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    Silkwood (1983)

    Karen Silkwood
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    Out of Africa (1985)

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    Ironweed (1987)

    Helen Archer
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    A Cry in the Dark (1988)

    Lindy Chamberlain
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    Postcards from the Edge (1990)

    Suzanne Vale
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    The Bridges of Madison County (1995)

    Francesca Johnson
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    One True Thing (1998)

    Kate Gulden
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    Music of the Heart (1999)

    Roberta Guaspari
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    Adaptation. (2002)

    Susan Orlean
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    The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

    Miranda Priestly
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    Doubt (2008)

    Sister Aloysius Beauvier
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    Julie & Julia (2009)

    Julia Child
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    The Iron Lady (2011)

    Margaret Thatcher (win)

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