Best Glenn Close movies

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Best Glenn Close movies
We present our ranking of the best Glenn Close movies. Do you love cinema? Or are you looking for a movie of your favorite actor to watch tonight? Surely you have some to see or that you did not know yet about Glenn Close.

TOP 25:
Cookie's Fortune
Cookie's Fortune
Glenn Close as: Camille Dixon
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1999
Conflict arises in the small town of Holly Springs when an old woman's death causes a variety of reactions among family and friends.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Liv Tyler movies?

TOP 24:
The Great Gilly Hopkins
The Great Gilly Hopkins
Glenn Close as: Nonnie Hopkins
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Release: 2015
Wisecracking, gum-chewing 12-year-old Gilly is well known in the foster system. Totally unmanageable, she has stayed with more families than she can remember and has outwitted them all. After all, how can she settle down when her real mother, the beautiful and glamourous Courtney, might be out there waiting for her? When Gilly is sent to live with the Trotters, the weirdest family yet, she isn鈥檛 planning to stick around. But cheerful, affectionate Maime Trotter isn鈥檛 giving up on Gilly just yet...
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sophie N茅lisse movies?


TOP 23:
Hamlet
Hamlet
Glenn Close as: Gertrude
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 1990
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, finds out that his uncle Claudius killed his father to obtain the throne, and plans revenge.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Billy Crystal movies?

TOP 22:
The Chumscrubber
The Chumscrubber
Glenn Close as: Carrie Johnson
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2005
The Chumscrubber is a dark comedy about the lives of people who live in upper-class suburbia. It all begins when Dean Stiffle finds the body of his friend, Troy. He doesn't bother telling any of the adults because he knows they won't care. Everyone in town is too self consumed to worry about anything else than themselves. And everybody is on some form of drug just to get through their days.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jamie Bell movies?

TOP 21:
The Paper
The Paper
Glenn Close as: Alicia Clark
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1994
Henry Hackett is the workaholic editor of a New York City tabloid. He loves his job, but the long hours and low pay are leading to discontent. Also, publisher Bernie White faces financial straits, and has hatchet-man Alicia Clark鈥擧enry's nemesis鈥攊mpose unpopular cutbacks.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Gary Dourdan movies?


TOP 20:
Paradise Road
Paradise Road
Glenn Close as: Adrienne Pargiter
Genre: War, Drama, History
Release: 1997
A group of English, American, Dutch and Australian women creates a vocal orchestra while being imprisoned in a Japanese POW camp on Sumatra during World War II.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Frances McDormand movies?

TOP 19:
Reversal of Fortune
Reversal of Fortune
Glenn Close as: Sunny von B眉low / Narrator
Genre: Drama
Release: 1990
Wealthy Sunny von B眉low lies brain-dead, husband Claus guilty of attempted murder; but he says he's innocent and hires Alan Dershowitz for his appeal.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Julie Hagerty movies?

TOP 18:
Strip Search
Strip Search
Glenn Close as: Karen Moore
Genre: Action, Drama
Release: 2004
Strip Search follows several parallel stories examining personal freedoms vs. national security in the aftermath of 9/11; two main subplots involve an American woman detained in China and an Arab man detained in New York City.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Justin Bartha movies?


TOP 17:
The Safety of Objects
The Safety of Objects
Glenn Close as: Esther Gold
Genre: Drama
Release: 2002
In a suburban landscape, the lives of several families interlace with loss, despair and personal crisis. Esther Gold has lost focus on all but caring for her comatose son, Paul, and neglects her daughter and husband. Lawyer Jim Train is devoted to his career, not his family. Helen Christianson wants to find a new spark in life, while Annette Jennings tries to rebuild hers.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Kristi Angus movies?

TOP 16:
Hillbilly Elegy
Hillbilly Elegy
Glenn Close as: Mamaw
Genre: Drama
Release: 2020
An urgent phone call pulls a Yale Law student back to his Ohio hometown, where he reflects on three generations of family history and his own future.

TOP 15:

The World According to Garp

The World According to Garp
Glenn Close as: Jenny Fields
Genre: Drama
Release: 1982
Based on the John Irving novel, this film chronicles the life of T S Garp, and his mother, Jenny. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all manner of distressed women.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best John Lithgow movies?


TOP 14:

The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits
Glenn Close as: Ferula Trueba
Genre: Romance, Drama
Release: 1993
A rancher, his clairvoyant wife and their family face turbulent years in South America.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Vincent Gallo movies?

TOP 13:

Fatal Attraction

Fatal Attraction
Glenn Close as: Alexandra "Alex" Forrest
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Release: 1987
A married man's one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jane Krakowski movies?

TOP 12:

Hook

Hook
Glenn Close as: Gutless
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Release: 1991
The boy who wasn't supposed grow up鈥擯eter Pan鈥攄oes just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. During his trip to see Granny Wendy in London, the vengeful Capt. Hook kidnaps Peter's kids and forces Peter to return to Neverland.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bill Farmer movies?

TOP 11:

The Big Chill

The Big Chill
Glenn Close as: Sarah Cooper
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1983
Seven old college friends gather for a weekend reunion after the funeral of one of their own.


TOP 10:

The Natural

The Natural
Glenn Close as: Iris Gaines
Genre: Drama
Release: 1984
An unknown middle-aged batter named Roy Hobbs with a mysterious past appears out of nowhere to take a losing 1930s baseball team to the top of the league.

TOP 9:

The Wife

The Wife
Glenn Close as: Joan Castleman
Genre: Drama
Release: 2018
A wife questions her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, where he is slated to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature.

TOP 8:

5 to 7

5 to 7
Glenn Close as: Arlene Bloom
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2014
A young writer begins an affair with an older woman from France whose open marriage to a diplomat dictates that they can meet only between the hours of 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

TOP 7:

And the Oscar Goes To...

And the Oscar Goes To...
Genre: Documentary, TV Movie
Release: 2014
The story of the gold-plated statuette that became the film industry's most coveted prize, AND THE OSCAR GOES TO... traces the history of the Academy itself, which began in 1927 when Louis B. Mayer, then head of MGM, led other prominent members of the industry in forming this professional honorary organization. Two years later the Academy began bestowing awards, which were nicknamed "Oscar," and quickly came to represent the pinnacle of cinematic achievement.

TOP 6:

What Happened to Monday

What Happened to Monday
Glenn Close as: Nicolette Cayman
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Release: 2017
In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.


TOP 5:

Dangerous Liaisons

Dangerous Liaisons
Glenn Close as: Marquise Isabelle de Merteuil
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1988
In 18th century France, Marquise de Merteuil asks her ex-lover Vicomte de Valmont to seduce the future wife of another ex-lover of hers in return for one last night with her. Yet things don鈥檛 go as planned.

TOP 4:

Tarzan

Tarzan
Glenn Close as: Kala (voice)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Animation, Drama
Release: 1999
Tarzan was a small orphan who was raised by an ape named Kala since he was a child. He believed that this was his family, but on an expedition Jane Porter is rescued by Tarzan. He then finds out that he's human. Now Tarzan must make the decision as to which family he should belong to...

TOP 3:

Casting By

Casting By
Glenn Close as: Herself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2012
This essential new documentary pays tribute to the legacy of the late, legendary casting director Marion Dougherty and shines a light on one of the most overlooked and least understood crafts in filmmaking.

TOP 2:

Guardians of the Galaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy
Glenn Close as: Nova Prime
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Adventure
Release: 2014
Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.

TOP 1:

Home

Home
Glenn Close as: Narrator (voice)
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2009
In 200,000 years of existence, man has upset the balance on which the Earth had lived for 4 billion years. Global warming, resource depletion, species extinction: man has endangered his own home. But it is too late to be pessimistic: humanity has barely ten years left to reverse the trend, become aware of its excessive exploitation of the Earth's riches, and change its consumption pattern.



If you like the best Glenn Close movies, then you will also like the best Jeremy Irons movies, where many of their films coincide.