The five best movies by Faye Dunaway were acted and filmed between 1968 and 1982. However, the films are so incredible that they still hold up as classics in the cinema history. A majority of film historians regard the 70’s as the ‘Golden age of Movies’. Faye Dunaway is one such actress whose role played a big portion in ensuring that a majority of these movies are timeless. Here are ten of the best movies by Faye Dunaway.
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List of Top 10 Movies by Faye Dunaway of All Time until 2017
10. ‘Don Juan Demarco’
For those who may not know the person called Don Juan Demarco, a small introduction may be relevant to you, so that we go together as we discuss this film. Juan is regarded as the ‘greatest lover in the world. In the movie, an ordinary psychiatrist gets an extraordinary patient. The patient introduces himself as Don Juan. What will the psychiatrist do? The 97 minutes’ movie has Jeremy Leven as the director. The actors are Marlon Brando, Johnny Depp, Geraldine Pailhas and Faye Dunaway.
9. ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’
‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ is a film about a polluted religious rightwing tyranny. In the inhuman tyranny, a lady undergoes sexual slavery due to her rare fertility. The movie brings out the challenges that people of the female gender undergo in deeply religious societies. Volker Schlondorff directs the 109 minutes’ film. The actors are Natasha Richardson, Aidan Quinn, Faye Dunaway and Elizabeth McGovern.
8. ‘In Praise of Older Women’
When the Spanish Civil War is in its highest turmoil, a young guy involves in some extraordinary sexual behaviors. He has a long string of affairs with many mature and older ladies. Manuel Lombardero is the director of this 105 minutes’ movie. The players are Miguel Angel Garcia, Juan Diego Botto, Carme Elias and Faye Dunaway. The film is one of the few that address sexual disorders.
7. ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’
An adventuresome, debonair bank CEO is made to believe that he has just hit an excellent ‘multi dollar heist’. However, that is short lived because he matches wits with a sexy and intelligent insurance operator ready to do anything to have the man in her hands. Norman Jewison is the director of ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’, a film that is 102 minutes in length. The actors on board are Faye Dunaway, Steve McQueen, Jane Weston and Paul Burke.
6. ’Little Big Man’
A guy named Jack Crabb looks back to an extreme old age. He recalls many things about his life, including fighting with Custer the general and being brought up by Indians. 139 minutes is how long you will watch the movie directed by Arthur Penn. The actors are Chief Dan George, Dustin Hoffman, Faye Dunaway and Martin Balsam.
‘Barfly’ is a movie that reminds us the tale of Charles Bukowski, a successful poet who life is brought to the light in the movie. Also expressed in the film are his exploits in the Hollywood at a period between the 1960’s and 1980’s. The exactly 100 minutes’ movie has Barbet Schroeder as the director. Some of the actors are Faye Dunaway, Mickey Rourke, Jack Nance and Alice Krige.
4. ‘Bonnie and Clyde’
Parker Bonnie is a bored waitress who accidentally falls in love with Clyde Barrow, a former con. She is influenced into his criminal life and they start violent sprees of crime in the entire country. They specialize in robbing banks and cars. Arthur Penn directs the 111 minutes thrilling crime movie. Warren Beatty, Michael J. Pollard, Gene Hackman and Faye Dunaway are the actors of the film.
Being a detective is not a ‘walk in the park.’ That is evident in this movie as a private detective gets into problems that he never anticipates. After a detective is hired to expose a certain adulterer, he finds himself in a circus of murder, deceit and massive corruption. The Polanski Roman directed movie is 130 minutes long. The actors are led by Faye Dunaway and include Perry Lopez, Jack Nicholson and John Huston.
A famous television network involves in cynical exploitation of a deranged anchor who previously worked for the same network. The anchor’s revelations and ravings of the network in attempts to make abnormal profits become the center of the entire confrontation. Lumet Sidney is the man behind the incredible flow of this movie which he makes 121 minutes. The actors are Peter Finch, Faye Dunaway, Robert Duvall and William Holden.
1. ‘Mommie Dearest’
The traumatic and abusive adoptive upbringing of the famous Crawford Christina at her mother’s hands is the main focus in the film. Joan Crawford the screen queen is also largely depicted in the 129 minutes’ film directed by Frank Perry. The actors of this favorite film are Diana Scarwid, Faye Dunaway, Howard Da Silva and Steve Forrest.
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‘The Bye Bye Man’
In the film, three close friends come across strange origins of the unique ‘Bye Bye Man.’ They find out that a mysterious figure is the cause of the evil that always causes unspeakable acts. Stacy Title is the director of the film written by both Jonathan Penner and Robert Damon Schneck. The actors are Lucien Laviscount, Douglas Smith and Cressida Bonas.
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‘Eyes of Laura Mars’
In ‘Eyes of Laura Mars’, a popular fashion photographer acquires a disturbing ability to watch through the eyes of all killers. The ability is helpful and destructive at the same time. Irvin Kershner directs the movie written by David Zelag Goodman and John Carpenter. The actors of the film are Brad Dourif, Faye Dunaway and Tommy Lee Jones.
These above are the Top 10 Movies by Faye Dunaway of All Time until 2017. Faye Dunaway features in films that almost every movie lover has ever watched. The most inspiring film acted by Faye is ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter’, which shows her incredible talent in acting.