Best Greta Gerwig movies

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Best Greta Gerwig movies

TOP 19:
Lola Versus
Lola Versus
Character: Lola
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2012
Just three weeks before her wedding, Lola (Greta Gerwig) finds herself suddenly without a partner when her longtime fiance, Luke (Joel Kinnaman), dumps her. With her 30th birthday looming and being forced to re-enter the New York City dating scene, she feels adrift in a cold world. She leans on her friends (Zoe Lister-Jones, Hamish Linklater) for support but, after a series of romantic humiliations, professional blunders and boozy antics, Lola realizes that she alone is in charge of her fate.

TOP 18:
The Humbling
The Humbling
Character: Pegeen Mike Stapleford
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release: 2014
Following a breakdown and suicide attempt, an aging actor becomes involved with a much younger woman but soon finds that it's difficult to keep pace with her.


TOP 17:
Arthur
Arthur
Character: Naomi Quinn
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2011
A drunken playboy stands to lose a wealthy inheritance when he falls for a woman, his family doesn't like.

TOP 16:
Damsels in Distress
Damsels in Distress
Character: Violet Wister
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2012
A trio of beautiful girls set out to revolutionize life at a grungy American university: the dynamic leader Violet Wister, principled Rose and sexy Heather. They welcome transfer student Lily into their group which seeks to help severely depressed students with a program of good hygiene and musical dance numbers.

TOP 15:

Wiener-Dog

Wiener-Dog
Character: Dawn Wiener
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2016
Wiener-Dog tells several stories featuring people who find their life inspired or changed by one particular dachshund, who seems to be spreading a certain kind of comfort and joy. Man’s best friend starts out teaching a young boy some contorted life lessons before being taken in by a compassionate vet tech named Dawn Wiener. Dawn reunites with someone from her past and sets off on a road trip picking up some depressed mariachis along the way. Wiener-Dog then encounters a floundering film professor, as well as an embittered elderly woman and her needy granddaughter—all longing for something more.


TOP 14:

To Rome with Love

To Rome with Love
Character: Sally
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Release: 2012
Four tales unfold in the Eternal City: While vacationing in Rome, architect John encounters a young man whose romantic woes remind him of a painful incident from his own youth; retired opera director Jerry discovers a mortician with an amazing voice, and he seizes the opportunity to rejuvenate his own flagging career; a young couple have separate romantic interludes; a spotlight shines on an ordinary man.

TOP 13:

Baghead

Baghead
Character: Michelle
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Release: 2008
Four actors go to a cabin in the woods to write, direct, and act in a film that will jump-start their careers. Their idea is a horror film about a man with a bag over his head, but what happens when that man mysteriously shows up?

TOP 12:

Maggie's Plan

Maggie's Plan
Character: Maggie Hardin
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2016
Maggie's plan to have a baby on her own is derailed when she falls in love with John, a married man, destroying his volatile marriage to the brilliant and impossible Georgette. But one daughter and three years later, Maggie is out of love and in a quandary: what do you do when you suspect your man and his ex wife are actually perfect for each other?


TOP 11:

Eden

Eden
Character: Julia
Genre: Drama, Music
Release: 2014
Paul, a teenager in the underground scene of early-nineties Paris, forms a DJ collective with his friends and together they plunge into the nightlife of sex, drugs, and endless music.

TOP 10:

Greenberg

Greenberg
Character: Florence Marr
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2010
A New Yorker moves to Los Angeles in order to figure out his life while he housesits for his brother, and he soon sparks with his brother's assistant.

TOP 9:

The House of the Devil

The House of the Devil
Character: Megan
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Release: 2009
In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.


TOP 8:

No Strings Attached

No Strings Attached
Character: Patrice
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release: 2011
Emma is a busy doctor who sets up a seemingly perfect arrangement when she offers her best friend Adam a relationship with one rule: No strings attached. But when a fling becomes a thing, can sex friends stay best friends?

TOP 7:

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)
Character: Victoria (voice) (uncredited)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2017
An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.

TOP 6:

Jackie

Jackie
Character: Nancy Tuckerman
Genre: Drama
Release: 2016
An account of the days of First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy, in the immediate aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination in 1963.

TOP 5:

Mistress America

Mistress America
Character: Brooke Cardinas
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2015
Tracy, a lonely college freshman in New York, is rescued from her solitude by her soon-to-be stepsister Brooke, an adventurous gal about town who entangles her in alluringly mad schemes.


TOP 4:

Side by Side

Side by Side
Character: Herself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2012
Since the invention of cinema, the standard format for recording moving images has been film. Over the past two decades, a new form of digital filmmaking has emerged, creating a groundbreaking evolution in the medium. Keanu Reeves explores the development of cinema and the impact of digital filmmaking via in-depth interviews with Hollywood masters, such as James Cameron, David Fincher, David Lynch, Christopher Nolan, Martin Scorsese, George Lucas, Steven Soderbergh, and many more.

TOP 3:

Frances Ha

Frances Ha
Character: Frances Halladay
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2013
An aspiring dancer moves to New York City and becomes caught up in a whirlwind of flighty fair-weather friends, diminishing fortunes and career setbacks.

TOP 2:

20th Century Women

20th Century Women
Character: Abbie Porter
Genre: Drama
Release: 2016
In 1979 Santa Barbara, California, Dorothea Fields is a determined single mother in her mid-50s who is raising her adolescent son, Jamie, at a moment brimming with cultural change and rebellion. Dorothea enlists the help of two younger women – Abbie, a free-spirited punk artist living as a boarder in the Fields' home and Julie, a savvy and provocative teenage neighbour – to help with Jamie's upbringing.

TOP 1:

Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs
Character: Tracy Walker (voice)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Animation
Release: 2018
In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to an island that's a garbage dump. The outcasts must soon embark on an epic journey when a 12-year-old boy arrives on the island to find his beloved pet.