DECADE 2000-2009 : PERFORMANCES (work-in-progress)

Published on: December 21st, 2009

LM = Lead Male; LF = Lead Female; SM = Supporting Male; SF = Supporting Female

Top Ten
1. Sam Riley in Control (LM, 2007)
2. Paddy Considine in Dead Man’s Shoes (LM, 2004) 
3. Mickey Rourke in The Wrestler (LM, 2008)
4. Hanna Schygulla in The Edge of Heaven (SF, 2007)
5. Dore Mann in Frownland (LM, 2007)
6. YU Yun-Mi in With a Girl of Black Soil (LF, 2007)
7. Michael Shannon in Revolutionary Road (SM, 2008)
8. Steven Sperling in School Trip (LM, 2002)
9. Julianne Moore in Far From Heaven (LF, 2002)
10. Barbara Barrie in Judy Berlin (SF, 2000)

Selection

LM
ASANO Tadanobu in Ichi the Killer (2001)
Eric Bana in Chopper (2000)
Olivier Barthelemy in Sheitan (aka Satan) (2006)
Nicolas Cage in Adaptation. (2002)
Paddy Considine in Dead Man’s Shoes (2004) 
Sharlto Copley in District 9 (2009)
Willem Dafoe in Go Go Tales (2007)
Gunnar Hall Jensen in Gunnar Goes Comfortable (2003)
Garrison Keillor in A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
Johannes Krisch in Revanche (2008)
Dore Mann in Frownland  (2007)
Timothy Olyphant in A Perfect Getaway (2009)
Tahar Rahim in A Prophet (2009)
Sam Riley in Control (2007)
Mickey Rourke in The Wrestler (2008)
Rocco Siffredi in Anatomy of Hell (2004)
Steven Sperling in School Trip (2002)
Michel Subor in The Intruder (2004)
Boris Vlasov in First On the Moon (2005)
LF
Maria Alche in The Holy Girl (2004)
Ariane Ascaride in The Town Is Quiet (La Ville est tranquille) (2001)
Maria Bello in A History of Violence (2005)
Luminita Georghiu in The Death of Mr Lazarescu (2005)
Esther Gorintin in Since Otar Left (2003)
Sandra Hûller in Requiem (2006)
Julianne Moore in Far From Heaven (2002)
Sophie Quinton in April In Love (2006)
Naomi Watts in Mulholland Dr. (2001)
YU Yun-Mi in With a Girl of Black Soil (2007)
SM
Jack Angel in AI Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Pascal Bongard in 13 Tzameti (2005)
Diego Cremonesi in Green Waters (2009)
Vincent Deniard in Red Lights (2004)
Johnny Harris in London To Brighton (2006)
Fred Melamed in A Serious Man (2009)
Aurelien Recoing in 13 Tzameti (2005)
Sven Pippig in Something To Remind Me (TV) (2001)
Brad Pitt in Burn After Reading (2008)
Michael Shannon in Revolutionary Road (2008)
Rupert Procter in One For the Road (2003)
Ben Sliney in United 93 (2006)
SF
Shohreh Aghdashloo in House of Sand and Fog (2003)
Barbara Barrie in Judy Berlin (2000)
Geraldine Chaplin in The Orphanage (2007)
Rebecca Griffiths in Fish Tank (2009)
Macarena Gomez in Dagon (2001)
Laetitia Guerard in Stella (2008)
Laura Linney in The House of Mirth (2000)
Hanna Schygulla in The Edge of Heaven (2007)
Kristin Scott Thomas in Gosford Park (2001)
Tilda Swinton in The Beach (2000)
Marisa Tomei in The Wrestler (2008)
Berta Zemel in Alice’s House (2007)

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Chronological

2000
LM
Juan José Ballesta in El Bola (Pellet)
* Eric Bana in Chopper
Paul Bettany in Gangster No.1
George Clooney in O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Russell Crowe in Proof of Life
Colin Farrell in Tigerland
Mark Ruffalo in You Can Count On Me
Geoffrey Rush in Quills
Ray Winstone in Sexy Beast
LF
Joan Allen in The Contender
Ellen Burstyn in Requiem for a Dream
* Laura Linney in You Can Count On Me
Michelle Rodriguez in Girlfight
Michelle Yeoh in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
ZHANG Ziyi in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
SM
Wes Bentley in The Claim
Jack Black in High Fidelity
* Steven Culp in Thirteen Days
Willem Dafoe in Shadow of the Vampire
James DeBello in Crime and Punishment in Suburbia
Philip Seymour Hoffman in Almost Famous 
Samuel L Jackson in Unbreakable
Ben Kingsley in Sexy Beast
Joe Pantoliano in Memento
Artyom Strelnikov in Last Resort
Fred Willard in Best in Show
SF
* Barbara Barrie in Judy Berlin
Marcia Gay Harden in Pollock
Laura Linney in The House of Mirth
Elaine May in Small Time Crooks
Gina McKee in Wonderland
Carrie-Anne Moss in Memento
Lupe Ontiveros in Chuck and Buck
Julia Stiles in State and Main
Tilda Swinton in The Beach

2001
LM
* Asano Tadanobu in Ichi the Killer
Ludovic Bergery in Step By Step
Crispin Glover in Bartleby
Sergi Lopez in Harry, He’s Here to Help
John Malkovich in Shadow of the Vampire
Jack Nicholson in The Pledge
Bill Paxton in Frailty
LF
Oksana Akinshina in Sisters
* Ariane Ascaride in The Town Is Quiet (La Ville est tranquille)
Emmanuelle Devos in Read My Lips
Isabelle Huppert in The Piano Teacher 
Nicole Kidman in Birthday Girl
Lucy Russell in The Lady and the Duke
Brooke Smith in Series 7 : The Contenders
Tilda Swinton in The Deep End
Naomi Watts in Mulholland Dr.
SM
Jack Angel in AI Artificial Intelligence
Eric Bana in Black Hawk Down
Peter Boyle in Monster’s Ball
Steve Buscemi in Ghost World
Costas Mandylor in The Pledge
* Sven Pippig in Something To Remind Me (TV)
Geoffrey Rush in Lantana
Seann William Scott in American Pie 2
Owen Wilson in Zoolander
SF
‘Anemone’ in Step By Step
Eileen Atkins in Gosford Mark
Kerry Armstrong in Lantana
Juliette Binoche in Code Unknown
* Macarena Gomez in Dagon
Katja Gorina in Sisters
Scarlett Johansson in Ghost World
Laura Elena Harring in Mulholland Dr.
Alakina Mann in The Others
Helen Mirren in Gosford Park
Kristin Scott Thomas in Gosford Park
Maggie Smith in Gosford Park

2002
LM
Javier Bardem in Mondays in the Sun
Nicolas Cage in Adaptation.
Bruce Campbell in Bubba Ho-Tep
Dan Condurache in Every Day God Kisses Us on the Mouth
Steve Coogan in 24 Hour Party People
Daniel Day-Lewis in Gangs of New York
Henryk Golebiewski in Edi (aka Eddie)
Olivier Gourmet in The Son
John Malkovich in Ripley’s Game
James Nesbitt in Bloody Sunday
Jeremy Northam in Cypher
Jean Rochefort in The Man on the Train
Kurt Russell in Dark Blue
Adam Sandler in Punch-Drunk Love
* Steven Sperling in School Trip
LF
Marina de Van in In My Skin
* Julianne Moore in Far From Heaven
Samantha Morton in Morvern Callar
Meryl Streep in Adaptation.
Meryl Streep in The Hours
SM
* Brian Cox in Adaptation.
James DeBello in Cabin Fever
Daniel Cosgrove in (National Lampoon’s) Van Wilder (- Party Liaison)
Philip Seymour Hoffman in Punch-Drunk Love
Morgan Marinne in The Son
Daniel Mays in All Or Nothing
Dennis Quaid in Far From Heaven
J K Simmons in Spider-Man
James Spader in Secretary
SF
Jennifer Beals in Roger Dodger
Patricia Clarkson in Far From Heaven
Heather Goldenhersh in Nicholas Nickleby
Isabelle Hupper in 8 Women
* Samantha Morton in Minority Report 2003
LM
Paul Bettany in Master and Commander : The Far Side of the World
Paul Giamatti in American Splendor
* Gunnar Hall Jensen in Gunnar Goes Comfortable*
Daniel Hendler in The Bottom of the Sea
Oscar Jaenada in November
Jorgen Leth in The Five Obstructions*
Paul Rudd in The Shape of Things
Peter Sarsgaard in Shattered Glass
LF
Jamie Lee Curtis in Freaky Friday
Hope Davis in American Splendor
* Esther Gorintin in Since Otar Left
Isabelle Huppert in The Time of the Wolf
Alison Lohman in Matchstick Men
Rachel Weisz in The Shape of Things
SM
Sean Astin in The Lord of the Rings – The Return of the King
Eric Bana in Troy
Brian Cox in Troy
Colin Farrell in interMission
Malcolm McDowell in The Company
Alfred Molina in Coffee and Cigarettes
* Rupert Procter in One For the Road
Bill Sage in Evenhand
Michael Shannon in Grand Theft Parsons
Taylor Mead in Coffee and Cigarettes
SF
* Shohreh Aghdashloo in House of Sand and Fog
Patricia Clarkson in The Station Agent
Melissa Leo in 21 Grams
Catherine O’Hara in A Mighty Wind
Christina Ricci in Monster

2004
LM
Jeff Bridges in The Door in the Floor
Don Cheadle in Hotel Rwanda
* Paddy Considine in Dead Man’s Shoes
Jean-Pierre Darroussin in Red Lights
Aurelien Recoing in One Long Winter Without Fire
Rocco Siffredi in Anatomy of Hell
Michel Subor in The Intruder
Birol Unel in Head On
LF
* Maria Alche in The Holy Girl
Beatrice Dalle in Process
Nicole Kidman in Birth
Julianne Moore in The Forgotten
Catalina Sandino Moreno in Maria Full of Grace
Imelda Staunton in Vera Drake
SM
Paul Bettany in Dogville
Brad Bird in The Incredibles
Cameron Bright in Birth
Clovis Cornillac in A Very Long Engagement
* Vincent Deniard in Red Lights
Marian Dziedziel in The Wedding
Tamer Hassan in The Football Factory
Rick Hoffman in Cellular
John Hurt in Dogville
Toby Kebbell in Dead Man’s Shoes
Trevor Morgan in Mean Creek
SF
Abigail Breslin in Keane
* Biro Kriszta in Drum Bun
Virginia Madsen in Sideways
Sandra Oh in Sideways
Yuen Qiu in Kung Fu Hustle

2005
LM
Patrick Chesnais in Not Here to Be Loved
Steve Coogan in A Cock and Bull Story
Johnny Depp in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Ricardo Darin in El Aura
Robert Downey, Jr in Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang
Romain Duris in The Beat That My Heart Skipped
Philip Seymour Hoffman in Capote
Viggo Mortensen in A History of Violence
Edward Norton in Down in the Valley
Andy Serkis in King Kong
Stellan Skarsgard in Dominion – Prequel to the Exorcist
David Strathairn in Good Night, and Good Luck.
Don Angel Tavira in The Violin
* Boris Vlasov in First On the Moon
LF
* Maria Bello in A History of Violence
Luminita Georghiu in The Death of Mr Lazarescu

Felicity Huffman in Transamerica
Q’orianka Kilcher in The New World
Naomi Watts in King Kong
SM
Christian Bale in The New World
*= Pascal Bongard in 13 Tzameti
Nicolas Bro in Murk
Michel Lonsdale in Munich
*= Aurelien Recoing in 13 Tzameti
Yorick Van Wageningen in The New World
SF
Pamela Corkey in Mutual Appreciation
‘Eva’ in El Aura
Anne Hathaway in Brokeback Mountain
Michelle Monaghan in Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang
* Charlotte Rampling in Lemming
Tilda Swinton in The Chronicles of Narnia…
Michelle Williams in Brokeback Mountain

2006
LM
Sacha Baron Cohen in Borat…
* Olivier Barthelemy in Sheitan (aka Satan)
Lucas Black in The Fast and the Furious : Tokyo Drift
Jeff Daniels in The Squid and the Whale
Garrison Keillor in A Prairie Home Companion
Barrett Miller in Who Killed Cock Robin?
Clive Owen in Children of Men
Lee Pace in The Fall
Michael Sheen in The Queen
Thomas Turgoose in This Is England
‘Ventura’ in Colossal Youth
LF
Penelope Cruz in Volver
Judi Dench in Notes on a Scandal
Laura Dern in INLAND EMPIRE
Jennifer Hudson in Dreamgirls
* Sandra Hûller in Requiem
Anna Kavan in Dance Party USA
Helen Mirren in The Queen
Sophie Quinton in April In Love
Meryl Streep in The Devil Wears Prada
Catinca Untaru in The Fall
Carice Van Houten in Black Book
Luisa Williams in Day Night Day Night
SM
Jacek Braciak in Retrieval
Vincent D’Onofrio in The Break-Up
* Johnny Harris in London To Brighton
Ryan Johnsen in Analog Days
Ben Sliney in United 93
SF
Adriana Barraza in Babel
Abigail Breslin in Little Miss Sunshine
Zooey Deschanel in Failure To Launch
* Alice Ellingson in Apart From That
Meryl Streep in A Prairie Home Companion

2007
LM
Casey Affleck in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
Javier Bardem in No Country For Old Men
Willem Dafoe in Go Go Tales
Daniel Day-Lewis in There Will Be Blood
Richard Green in Boxing Day
Tommy Lee Jones in In the Valley of Elah
Dore Mann in Frownland
* Sam Riley in Control
Michael Shannon in Shotgun Stories
David Lee Smith in The Man From Earth
LF
Anamaria Marinca in 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
Samantha Morton in Mister Lonely
Julie-Marie Parmentier in Charly
Carla Ribas in Alice’s House
LU Huang in Blind Mountain
Danuta Szaflarska in Time To Die
Kathryn Worth in Unrelated
* Yu Yun-Mi in With a Girl of Black Soil
SM
Brian Cox in Zodiac
* Crispin Glover in Beowulf
Vlad Ivanov in 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
Toby Kebbell in Control
John Carroll Lynch in Zodiac
Paul Schneider in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
Timothy Spall in Sweeney Todd…
David Threlfall in Hot Fuzz
‘Tokaj’ in Time To Die
SF
Zoe Bell in Grindhouse
Geraldine Chaplin in The Orphanage
* Hanna Schygulla in The Edge of Heaven
Saiorse Ronan in Atonement
Ann Savage in My Winnipeg
Imelda Staunton in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Tilda Swinton in Realm and Conquest ( = Michael Clayton)
Laura Vasiliu in 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
Berta Zemel in Alice’s House2008
LM
Terence Davies in Of Time and the City*
Leonardo DiCaprio in Revolutionary Road
Clint Eastwood in Gran Torino
Colin Farrell in In Bruges
Ha Jung-Woo in My Dear Enemy
Piotr Jagiello in Somers Town
Thomas Turgoose in Somers Town
Johannes Krisch in Revanche
Joaquin Phoenix in Two Lovers
Jeremy Renner in The Hurt Locker
* Mickey Rourke in The Wrestler
Ray Stevenson in Outpost
Yang Ik-June in Breathless
LF
Leora Barbara in Stella
Rebecca Hall in Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Sally Hawkins in Happy-Go-Lucky
* Meryl Streep in Doubt
Tilda Swinton in Julia
Agnes Varda in The Beaches of Agnes*
Kate Winslet in Revolutionary Road
SM
Nonso Anozie in Happy-Go-Lucky
Perry Benson in Mum & Dad
Tom Burke in Donkey Punch
Jamil Khory in Body of Lies
Pat Kiely in Who Is KK Downey?
Marco Macor in Gomorra (aka Gomorrah)
Simon McBurney in Body of Lies
Jack O’Connell in Eden Lake
Brad Pitt in Burn After Reading
* Michael Shannon in Revolutionary Road
Mark Strong in Body of Lies
SF
Kathy Bates in Revolutionary Road
Emmanuelle Devos in A Christmas Tale
* Laetitia Guerard in Stella
Dido Miles in Mum & Dad
Marisa Tomei in The Wrestler
Alexis Zegerman in Happy-Go-Lucky
2009
LM
Nicolas Cage in The Bad Lieutenant – Port of Call : New Orleans
* Sharlto Copley in District 9
Antonio Cotroneo in Toto*
Alejandro Fiore in Green Waters
Edgar Flores in Sin nombre
Brian Geraghty in Easier With Practice
Tom Hardy in Bronson
MATSUMOTO Hitoshi in Symbol
Stephen McCole in Crying With Laughter
Stephen McHattie in Pontypool
Timothy Olyphant in A Perfect Getaway
Tahar Rahim in A Prophet
Sam Rockwell in Moon
LF
Drew Barrymore in Grey Gardens (TV)
Beatrice Dalle in Domain
Katie Jarvis in Fish Tank
Jessica Lange in Grey Gardens (TV)
Carmen Machi in Woman Without Piano
* Catalina Saavedra in The Maid
Gabourey Sidibe in Precious
SM
Diego Cremonesi in Green Waters
Garret Dillahunt in The Last House on the Left
Matt King in Bronson
* Fred Melamed in A Serious Man
Richard Riddell in Dogging: A Love Story
Kevin Spacey in Moon
Karl Urban in Star Trek
Christoph Waltz in Inglourious Basterds
SF
* Rebecca Griffiths in Fish Tank
Mo’nique (Imes-Jackson) in Precious
Rosamund Pike in An Education
Kristin Scott Thomas in Nowhere Boy

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