For more than five decades, Jane Fonda has been an excellent film star. She gained notice in a 1962 camp classic called Walk On The Wild Side.’ Fonda boasts of seven nominations to the Oscar and two Oscar awards for ‘Coming Home’ and Klute. The actress is a well-known performer in Hollywood who has made history by many of her roles. The fascinating thing is that Fonda has a family of actors: her dad Henry, niece Bridget, Son Troy Garity, and brother Peter. Here are ten of Fonda’s most unforgettable performances.
List of Top 10 Movies By Jane Fonda of All Time in 2017
10. On Golden Pond
A curmudgeon called Norman has an estranged relationship with Chelsea, her daughter. However, he and his wife accept to care for Billy, the son of Chelsea’s boyfriend. The most unusual relationship blooms. Mark Ryder directs the 109 minutes’ film that is acted by Henry Fonda, Katherine Hepburn, Doug McKeon and Jane Fonda.
9. Old Glingo
Harriet Winslow is a school teacher who heads to Mexico to involve I a profession that she loves a lot. However, Gen kidnaps her, and that affects Arroyo Tomas as well as his revolutionaries. With Puenzo Luis as the director, the film goes for around 119 minutes. The actors of the movie are Gregory Peck, Jane Fonda, Patricio Contreras and Jimmy Smits.
8. Agnes of God
In ‘Agnes of God,’ a naïve nun is found to be having a dead newborn inside her convent quarters. As a result of the same, a court psychiatrist is assigned to investigate her case. Among the things that make the case extraordinary is the fact that she is a nun. Norman Jewison directs the 98 minutes’ film. The actors are Meg Tilly, Jane Fonda, Anne Pitoniak and Anne Bancroft.
7. Stanley and Iris
The movie has two main characters; one is a widow while the second one is an illiterate cook. The struggling widow falls in love with this illiterate cook and teaches her how to write and read every time they are in the kitchen. Martin Ritt is the director of the movie that is 104 minutes in length. The actors compose of Robert De Niro, Jane Fonda, Martha Plimpton and Swoosie Kurtz.
6. Barefoot in the Park
Paul is a conservative young lawyer who weds Corie, a vivacious lady. Their relationship is highly passionate, but it later descends to a comic discord as they live in a ‘five flight’ apartment in New York. Gene Saks is the man who directs the 106 minutes’ movie. The stars on board this film are Charles Boyer, Robert Redford, Mildred Natwick and Jane Fonda.
5. 9 to 5
Three female employees work for a guy who has a combination of awful personalities. The man is egotistical, sexist, hypocritical bigot and lying. The ladies join hands to teach him a painful lesson, and they turn tables on him. Colin Higgins is the director of the 109 minutes’ movie. The actors are Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda, Dabney Coleman and Dolly Patron.
4. Cat Ballou
Cat Ballou’ is an action film that is both entertaining and painful. In the movie, a lady seeks the services of a notorious gunman to revenge against the murder of her dad. However bad people will always be wrong even if they are at your service. The killer turns out to be very different from what she expects. Elliot Silverstein directs the 97 minutes long thrilling movie. The stars are Lee Marvin Jane Fonda, Dwayne Hickman and Michael Callan.
3. Coming Home
Before the American soldiers fighting in Vietnam come back home, the personal life of one soldier is adversely affected by some serious personal issues. A lady whose husband is a soldier in the Vietnam war gets into an affair with a different man. The funny thing is that the man is paralyzed as a result of an injury that occurred in the same war. Hal Ashby is the director of the movie that plays for 127 minutes. Other actors in the film are Jon Voight, Jane Fonda, Penelope Milford and Bruce Dern.
A small city detective searches for a missing guy, but the sad thing is that he has only one lead. The connection of the dead man with a notorious New York prostitute is the only way to get a breakthrough in the investigation. The 114 minutes’ movie is directed by Pakula J. Alan. The actors are Donald Sutherland, Jane Fonda, Roy Scheider and Charles Cioffi.
Barbarella is an astronaut from the 40th Century who is on a mission to stop Durand Durand, an evil scientist who he must find and capture. The Positronic Ray of Durand threatens to bring evil into the galaxy, something that could have severe consequences. Roger Vadim is the director who makes the film only 98 minutes in length. The actors are John Phillip Law, Jane Fonda, Milo O’Shea and Anita Pallenberg.