With incredible elegantly aristocratic features and a versatile career, Glenn Close is an actress who always receives critical acclaim. As a celebrated Hollywood actor, Glenn’s acclaim is not limited to only the film world, but she has also been successful in stage and television productions. However, we will only discuss the best ten movies by Glenn Close.
List of Top 10 Movies by Glenn Close of all time in 2017:
10. 101 Dalmatians
In ‘101 Dalmatians’, a lady kidnaps some puppies and plans to kill them for their fur. However, various animals decide to gang up and fight against her. They scheme to get their revenge in a slapstick fashion. Going for 103 minutes, the movie is directed by Stephen Herek. The actors include Jeff Daniels, Glenn Close, Joan Plowright and Joely Richardson. The film shows how ‘irrelevant’ people can team up and fight important individuals who mistreat them.
9. The Lion in Winter
In ‘The Lion in Winter,’ King Henry II happens to meet with Aquitaine of Eleanor at Christmastide 1183 to decide who among his sons is a successor. The battle for the succession is a hard one to rule over because all the children think they are appropriate for the position. Will the king use his wisdom to rule over such a delicate matter? Andrei Konchalovsky is the director of this 167 minutes’ movie. The actors on board are Andrew Howard, Glenn Close, John Light and Antal Konrad.
8. Servicing in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story
The movie is a true tale of a legal challenge by a decorated officer after being discharged involuntarily. The dismissal comes after she publicly admitted that she is a homosexual. Will the freedom of association and human rights dominate the strong military laws? Will the officer get the much-awaited justice? Jeff Bleckner directs the 91 minutes’ emotional movie. The actors are Judy Davis, Glenn Close, Wendy Makkena and Jan Rubes.
7. The World According to Garp
‘The World According to Garp’ on a novel by John Irving. The film is a chronicle of the life of T S Garp as well as Jenny, his mother. Despite the fact that Garp considers himself as a serious writer, Jenny on the other hand successfully writes a feminist manifesto at an appropriate time. She turns into a magnet for almost all distressed ladies. Women empowerment makes Jenny an overnight celebrity and a legendary writer. Tony Bow writes the movie.
Hamlet is a great Denmark prince who is respected by people from all over the globe. However, the personal life of the king is negatively impacted after he discovers a disturbing secret. His beloved uncle called Claudius is the person who killed his father to obtain the throne. The king, therefore, plans revenge in the 135 minutes’ movie with Franco Zeffirelli as the director.
5. Dangerous Liaisons
In ‘Dangerous Liaisons,’ a scheming widow, as well as her manipulative former lover, decide to bet upon a recently married lady. What impacts will this have on an affair that ended a long time ago? What will the results of the betting mean to the newly found old lovers? Stephen Frears directs the 119 minutes’ movie. The actors are John Malkovich, Glenn Close, Swoosie Kurtz and Michelle Pfeiffer.
4. Paradise Road
In ‘Paradise Road,’ fact based recounting of a ladies’ group imprisoned on the Sumatra island takes place. The recounting is done at the height of the second world war as the Japanese use music as a means to relief misery. Bruce Beresford is the director of the 122 minutes’ movie about a war that many people wish they quickly forget. The actors are Frances McDormand, Glenn Close, Cate Blanchett and Pauline Collins.
3. Reversal of Fortune
In ‘Reversal of Fortune,’ Wealthy von Sunny Bulow lies brain dead. Her husband called Claus is now guilty of attempted murder. However, Claus maintains that he is very innocent. To prove his innocence, the husband hires Dershowitz Alan for his appeal. Barbet Schroeder directs the 111 minutes’ movie. The stars present in the film are Glenn Close, Jeremy Irons, Annabella Sciorra and Ron Silver.
2. Albert Nobbs
In the 19th Century Ireland, Albert Nobbs is struggling to survive in a world where nobody encourages women to be independent. Albert decides to pose as a gentleman so that she gains admission as a butler in an elegant hotel in Dublin. Once in the hotel, Albert happens to meet a handsome painter and must now escape the lie that she has lived for all the time. Rodrigo Garcia directs the 113 minutes-thriller movie about equity. The actors are Mia Wasikowska, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, and Glenn Close.
1. Fatal Attraction
In ‘Fatal Attraction,’ a one night stand by a married man haunts him back when the lover starts stalking the man and his family. The movie highlights the disadvantages of being faithful in a relationship and the impacts associated with the same behavior. Adrian Lyne directs the 119 minutes’ movie that is a favorite. The stars on bound are Glenn Close, Michael Douglas, Ellen Latzen and Anne Archer.
Glenn Close New Movies 2017-2018
1. The Guardians of the Galaxy 2
‘The Guardians of the Galaxy’ is a team’s adventure in unraveling the mystery of the true parentage of Peter Quill. James Gun is the director of the movie with Dan Abnett and James Gunn. The actors are Karen Gillan, Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana.
In ‘Bastards,’ two fraternal twin brothers come to learn that their mother has always lied about their alleged deceased dad, they start a mission to look for their biological father. Justin Malen writes the movie and directed by Lawrence Sher. The actors are Bill Irwin, J.K. Simmons, and Owen Wilson.
Glenn Close features in the most emotional and inspiring movies, making her an ‘all-time favorite.’ We love you Glenn Close.