Helena Bonham Carter was born in London in 1966.Helena is a diva of enormous adaptability and one of United Kingdom’s best and most outstanding actresses. Helena Bonham has received numerous nominations, besides winning others like the International Emmy Award and BAFTA Award. From EM Forster to Harry Potter, Helena Bonham acting career has been awesome.
Top ten movies by Helena Bonham Carter of all time
1. Dark Shadows
‘Dark Shadows’ is based on a T.V soap opera ‘Dark Shadow’ broadcasted in the late 1960s and early 1970s.The horror comedy movie was released in 2012 in the United States and is directed by Tim Burton. Helena Bonham Carter, Jonny Depp, Eva Green, Jonny Lee Miller, Michael Pfeiffer, Chloe Grace Moretz, Jackie Earle Haley and Bella Heathcote are the stars of the 113 minutes movie.
2. Alice in Wonderland
The fantasy adventure movie ‘Alice in Wonderland’ was shot in the United States and the United Kingdom. The film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and directed by Tim Burton is inspired by ‘Alice in Wonderland’ a movie by Walt Disney in 1950. The film features Anne Hathaway, Crispin Glover, Mia Wasikowska, Jonny Deep, Helena Bonham Carter and Matt Lucas as stars. ‘Alice in Wonderland’ talks about a nineteen-year-old girl Alice Kingsleigh. Alice is advice that Mad Hatter can help her reinstate the White Queen to her sovereignty because Mad is the only one who can assassinate the Jabberwocky – an animal that is dragon-like which is oppressing the Underland’s inhabitants and is guarded by the Red Queen.
3. The King’s Speech
With 119 run time minutes ‘The King’s Speech’ is written by David Seidler and directed by Tom Hooper. The biographical drama film talks about George VI (Colin Firth) a future King who meets a language Speech and therapist guy Lionel Logue (Geoffrey Rush) to help him handle a stammer. The two grow into friendship as they endeavour together. After his brother steps down from authority, the new emperor counts on Lionel Logue to assist him in preparing his first wartime transmission broadcast. Stars in the film are Helena Bonham Carter, Timothy Spall, Collins Firth, Guy Pearce, Derek Jacobi, Michael Gambon, Geoffrey Rush and Jennifer Ehle.
4. Les Miserables
The musical drama film, ‘Les Miserables’ is directed by Tom Hooper. Released in 2012 the movie was scripted by Claude-Michel, William Nicholson, Herbert Kretzmer and Alain Boublil. ‘Les Miserable’ is based on a symphonic ‘Les Miserable’ by Claude-Michael Schonberg and Alain Boublil from Victor Hugo novel. Produced by Cameron Mackintosh, Relativity Media and Working Title Films, ‘Les Miserables’ characters are Helena Bonham Carter, Eddie Redmayne, Russell Crowe, Sacha Baron Cohen, Amanda Seyfried, Sacha Baron Cohen, Anne Hathaway and Hugh Jackman.
5. Fight Club
Released in 1999 ‘Fight Club’ is based on Chuck Palahniuk’s novel bearing the same term ‘Fight Club.’ In the film, Edward Norton plays the role of unidentified combatant, called the narrator. Norton is unhappy with the professional job. Therefore, he forms a ‘fight club’ with Tyler Durden (Brad Pitt), a soap maker along with other guys. Norton becomes entangled into an affair with Durden and Bonham Carter who acts as Marla Singer in the movie. The film actors Helena Bonham Carter, Meat Loaf Aday, Edward Norton, Jared Leto and Brad Pitt.
6. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Released in 2009 and directed by David Yates, the fantasy film ‘Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince’ comes from J.K Rowling novel ‘Harry Potter’. ‘Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince’ is the 6th in the Harry Potter movie sequence. The 153 minutes film is produced by David Barron and David Heyman and written by Steve Kloves. In his 6th year at Hogwarts Potter develop a phobia with a baffling textbook, loves it and try to recover a thought that is crucial to Lord Voldemort‘s collapse.
7. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
‘Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Street’ is a musical fantasy horror movie. Tim Burton directs the film. It is a reworking of Hugh Wheeler and Stephen ‘Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.’ The film recites how Sweeney Todd, an English hair stylist murders his clients using straight blade assisted by his aide Mrs Lovett and after that processing their remains to pieces of meat. Stars in the 116 minutes film are Helena Bonham Carter, Timothy Spall, Alan Rickman, Sacha Baron Cohen and Johnny Depp.
8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows-Part 2
The 2011 ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows-Part 2′ is a fantasy film which is directed by David Yates. It is the 2nd in the ‘Harry Potter’ series from J.K Rowling novel ‘Harry Potter.’ ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows-Part 2′ is the 8th instalment of the Harry Potter movies series. Produced by David Heyman, J.K Rowling and David Barron the film is written by Steve Kloves and is a continuation of ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows-Part 1.’ The fantasy goes on to pursue Harry Potter’s hunt to catch and eradicate Lord Voldemort’s Horcruxes so as to block him conclusively. Alongside Helena Bonham Carter the movie stars include Rupert Grint, Robbie Coltrane, Ralph Fiennes, John Hurt, Gary Oldman, Maggie Smith, Julie Walters, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Warwick Davis, Michael Gambon, Jason Isaacs, Alan Rickman and David Smith.
9. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’ is directed by David Yates. The film which is written by Michael Goldenberg was produced by David Barron and David Heyman and is the only movie in the ‘ Harry Porter’ which is not written by Steve Kloves.The film distributed by Warner Bros Pictures, tells Potters’s 5th year at Hogwarts where the Magic Ministry disapproves the return of Lord Voldemort. Released in 2007 the 138 minutes film is acted by Helena Bonham Carter, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Brendan Gleeson, Richard Griffiths, Jason Isaacs, Alan Rickman, Maggie Smith, Fiona Shaw, Imelda Staunton, David Thewlis, Julie Walters, Warwick Davis, Michael Gambon, Gary Oldman and Emma Thompson.
10. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows- Part 1
The fantasy film ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows- Part 1′ is 1st part of the ‘Harry Potter’ series based on J.K Rowling novel ‘Harry Potter.’ Produced by Rowling, David Heyman and David Barron Steve Kloves, the 2009 film which is the 7th instalment of Harry Potter Movie Series continues as Harry Porter pursues the Lord Voldemort so as to kill the Horcruxes. The stars in the movie are Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe) and his best friends Ron Weasley (Rupert Grint) and Hermione Granger (Emma Watson).
It is clear that Helena Bonham Carter is a gifted lady and one of United Kingdom’s best outstanding actress. Over the years, her great and composed roles in various movies shows how consistent she can be.