Diane Keaton’s career started with a bang nearly fifty years ago, when Woody Allen cast her in a play that began a fruitful and long relationship. Whether she is playing a middle-aged divorcee, ‘the Spirit of the Seventies or the wife of a dutiful Mafia, Keaton always plays her part well. Her extraordinary and unique spirit is always evident in everything that she acts. Below are ten of her best movies, Keaton’s ten finest.
List of Top 10 Movies by Diane Keaton of all time in 2017
10. ‘Father of the Bride.’
When we attend weddings, all the focus is always on the bride and the bridegroom. However, there exists another person who deserves equal attention, the father of the bride. I this movie, the wedding of a man’s oldest daughter approaches, but a father is reluctant to let her go. Charles Shyer directs the 105 minutes’ film. The actors are Diane Keaton, Steve Martin, Kimberly Williams-Paisley and Martin Short.
9. ‘Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight.’
The movie is a real-life tale of Amelia Earhart, a US aviatrix who tried to fly on his own around the world. The famous guy tried the adventure in 1937, something that is still a mystery to many people around the world. The movie tells the tale to all of us who may not have been alive in 1937 to witness or hear about the great man. The film is directed by Yves Simoneau and acted by Rutger Hauer, Diane Keaton, Paul Guilfoyle and Bruce Dern.
8. ‘The Godfather.’
‘The Godfather’ is a very popular film to all movie lovers, and it comes in different sections and versions. However, the above movie is one of the initial releases, something that makes it exceptional. In the film, we find a patriarch of a crime dynasty who is too old to continue being the head of the same dynasty. He decides to transfer the control of the clandestine empire to his son, who is so reluctant to take the role. Francis Ford Coppola is the movie’s director with the actors being Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Diane Keaton and James Caan.
The two superpowers in the globe are always dominant in movies as well. Russia and the United States are prevalent in ‘Reds.’ A radicalized journalist from the United States is involved with a communist revolution in the Russian Federation. His primary intention is to transfer its theme of idealism to the people of the United States. Will he succeed in his mission or are his efforts in vain? Warren Beaty directs the film that is 195 minute in length. The actors are Diane Keaton, Warren Beatty, Jerzy Kosinski and Edward Herrmann.
Whenever parents’ divorce, there are some unexpected and severe consequences to the children. That reminds me of an African saying that goes: ‘When two bulls fight, the grass suffers the consequences.’ In ‘Interiors,’ three sisters have their lives spin out of control as their parents suddenly divorce. The film goes for almost 100 minutes and is directed by Allen Woody. The actors are Geraldine Page, Diane Keaton, Mary Beth Hurt and Kristi Griffith.
5. ‘Marvin’s Room.’
The Marvin’s Room is not a fascinating room. In the chamber, a patient who has Leukemia is in a desperate move to a feud that lasted for over two decades with her sister and obtains her bone marrow. The Jerry Zaks-directed movie is 98 minutes in length. The actors of the film are Meryl Streep, Diane Keaton, Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro.
4. ‘The Godfather: Part II.’
Part II of the Godfather is about the life of Vito Corleone as well as his early career in New York around 1920. He has a son called Michael who happens to expand and tighten the family’s crime syndicate. Ford Francis Coppola is the director of the 202 minutes’ film. The actors comprise of Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Robert Duvall and Robert De Niro.
3. ‘Annie Hall.’
The film talks about Annie Hall, a lady who falls in love with Alvy Singer. The Neurotic comedian based in New York does everything that he can to please Alvy Singer. The romantic movie is a favorite because it depicts love taking place at instances that we least expect. With Woody Allen as the director, the film goes for around 93 minutes. The stars are Diane Keaton, Woody Allen, Carol Kane and Tony Roberts.
2. ‘Looking for Mr. Goodbar.’
In the movie, a lady literally looks for ‘Mr. Goodbar.’ A dedicated and hardworking school teacher utilizes almost all her nights going through bars searching for abusive men. Her intention is to engage in violent sexual behaviors that are progressive. Richard Brooks is the director of the 136 minutes thrilling but strange film. The actors include Richard Gere, Diane Keaton, William Atherton and Tuesday Weld.
1. ‘Baby Boom.’
We all get generous and inherit some disadvantaged children, whether from relatives or friends. In the film, Super-Yuppie gets into turmoil after she inherits a kid from a relative. With Charles Shyer as the director, this movie goes for 110 minutes. Apart from Diane Keaton, other actors are Sam Shepard, Kristina Kennedy, and Harold Ramis.
Diane Keaton’s New Movies 2017-2018
In the new movie, a forgetful and friendly blue tag fish starts searching for her long lost parents. Along the way, everyone happens to learn a new meaning of family as well as the real family value. The film is directed by Angus MacLane and Andrew Stanton, who also writes the same. The stars are Ed O’Neil, Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks and Diane Keaton.
Diane Keaton has acted alongside other incredible actors, but her star always shines ahead of the rest. She is an all-time favorite, and we love her, everything we ca expect is new movies that will thrill us even more.