Baby Doll Meighan (Baby Doll)
Rank Title Points Votes Your Vote
1
Vivien Leigh bested dozens of the best actresses of her day playing the belle and put some steel in Scarlett's spine.
Current Score:
1245
Total Votes:
3943
2
Sigourney Weaver's Ripley is tough enough to take on the baddest extraterrestrial and doesn't care who knows she's soft on kitties.
Current Score:
824
Total Votes:
2526
3
Brilliant, ambitious, and vulnerable, Jodie Foster's Clarice goes will to will with Dr. Lecter and succeeds where others failed.
Current Score:
743
Total Votes:
2287
4
Carrie Fisher's Leia is a sci-fi geek's dream, the hottie who can slaughter a super-slug while dressed in a bikini.
Current Score:
718
Total Votes:
2354
5
Uma Thurman's Bride emerges from a five-year coma and slaughters her way to self-discovery and the daughter she didn't know she had.
Current Score:
681
Total Votes:
2283
6
Emma Watson's Hermione loves classmates Harry and Ron dearly while not at all suffering fools.
Current Score:
673
Total Votes:
3969
7
Forget today's super-nannies: Julie Andrews's Poppins was strict and fun, and she also could fly.
Current Score:
509
Total Votes:
1807
8
Judy Garland's Dorothy befriends misfits and defies bullies, proving that loyalty and pluck trump witchery and wickedness.
Current Score:
482
Total Votes:
2202
9
Targeted by an assassin from the future, Linda Hamilton's Sarah channels her Mama Grizzly to save her unborn child and the world.
Current Score:
471
Total Votes:
1757
10
The patron saint of self-reinvention, Audrey Hepburn's Holly flees to New York and becomes a party girl with a heart of gold.
Current Score:
258
Total Votes:
1478
11
By virtue of brains, determination, and patience, Frances McDormand's Gunderson unravels a crime without letting its darkness rub off on her.
Current Score:
256
Total Votes:
1332
12
Smart, funky, and pregnant, 16-year-old Juno, played by Ellen Page, upends stereotypes and embodies empowerment.
Current Score:
171
Total Votes:
1423
13
Keira Knightley's Swann looks like a lady, but her inner hellion is tough enough to best pirates, monsters, and suitors.
Current Score:
162
Total Votes:
1552
14
The moll to Warren Beatty's Clyde, Faye Dunaway's Bonnie was equal parts sensuality and ruthlessness.
Current Score:
148
Total Votes:
1048
15
Browbeaten by her religious mother and shunned by classmates, Sissy Spacek turns her gift -- telekinesis -- against her tormenters.
Current Score:
141
Total Votes:
1203
16
Karen Allen plays the daughter of Indy's mentor, and she's pretty, tough, and more than a match for the swashbuckling archaeologist.
Current Score:
133
Total Votes:
1197
17
Julia Roberts's single mom spearheads a successful lawsuit against a group of corporate polluters.
Current Score:
122
Total Votes:
1190
18
Margaret Hamilton's witch is so wicked she threatens pup Toto. But who remembers the good witch, Glinda?
Current Score:
121
Total Votes:
1185
19
Torn between her husband and her great love, Rick, Ingrid Bergman's Ilsa brings out the best in both.
Current Score:
117
Total Votes:
1125
20
Strict, self-important, and sneaky, Louise Fletcher's nurse is every child's nightmare: you can defy her, but you'll be sorry you did.
Current Score:
112
Total Votes:
1110
21
Kathy Bates plays a writer's nightmare, willing to make the novelist who killed off her favorite character, Misery Chastain, wish he were dead.
Current Score:
111
Total Votes:
1035
22
Vivien Leigh's southern belle flees scandal at home only to have her brother-in-law destroy her veneer of gentility.
Current Score:
78
Total Votes:
930
23
Jessica wasn't born bad; she was drawn that way. Kathleen Turner's voice is the icing on the sequins.
Current Score:
70
Total Votes:
1212
24
A cougar before the term existed, Anne Bancroft's Robinson doesn't so much seduce Benjamin Braddock as bend him to her will.
Current Score:
47
Total Votes:
983
25
Sugar, played by Marilyn Monroe, is sweet and sexy, too kind to be a gold digger and too guileless to realize her pals are guys in drag.
Current Score:
26
Total Votes:
888
26
Casting Gloria Swanson gave a jolt of reality to the role of a diva whose dreams of a comeback cost a screenwriter his life.
Current Score:
17
Total Votes:
807
27
Bette Davis's Broadway star mistakes a she wolf in lamb's clothing for a fan, losing her husband and career.
Current Score:
16
Total Votes:
820
28
The shiksa of Jewish New Yorkers' dreams, Diane Keaton's Annie reveals that Connecticut Wasps have their tsuris, too.
Current Score:
-1
Total Votes:
893
29
Love is a battlefield, and Elizabeth Taylor's performance as a harridan was a revelation back when movie goddesses didn't drab down.
Current Score:
-28
Total Votes:
796
30
Anne Baxter's Eve so loves Broadway star Margot Channing that she wants to be her and hijacks her husband, friends, and career.
Current Score:
-74
Total Votes:
740
31
Joan Crawford's Mildred pulls herself out of poverty for the sake of daughter Veda, who repays her mom by stealing her man.
Current Score:
-92
Total Votes:
666
32
Kim Novak's Madeleine may be insane. Judy is a party girl. They're two sides of one plot, and the same man loves both.
Current Score:
-95
Total Votes:
701
33
Elsa Lanchester's screamer with lightning-bolt hair is born with a mind of her own: no one can make her marry a monster.
Current Score:
-95
Total Votes:
647
34
Ex-reporter Hildy, played by Rosalind Russell, thinks she wants to be a housewife, but one hot story and she's off like a shot.
Current Score:
-99
Total Votes:
691
35
Faye Dunaway played the star -- a control freak -- as a gargoyle in designer duds, providing drag queens with material.
Current Score:
-101
Total Votes:
727
36
Liza Minnelli, as the Berliner Bowles, hides her vulnerability, distracting herself with parties, men, and a cabaret as the Nazis come to power.
Current Score:
-103
Total Votes:
689
37
Linda Blair's Regan is sweet until the Devil turns her into a vessel for provocation. Pea soup never looked the same.
Current Score:
-104
Total Votes:
784
38
When Katharine Hepburn's Susan sets her sights on something -- a paleontologist, a leopard -- she gets it in her own way.
Current Score:
-106
Total Votes:
660
39
A social climber masquerading as an abused wife, Barbara Stanwyck's Phyllis almost gets away with having a swain kill her husband.
Current Score:
-109
Total Votes:
649
40
Does Renee Zellweger's Bridget want a career, a thin figure, love, or marriage? Dear reader, she wants it all.
Current Score:
-112
Total Votes:
1016
41
Dumped by her lover, Glenn Close's she devil turns her fury on his wife and daughter and the family bunny. Hell hath no fury!
Current Score:
-124
Total Votes:
714
42
Sharon Stone plays a killer beauty -- literally -- who knows what men want and how to reach her amoral ends.
Current Score:
-130
Total Votes:
752
43
When a widower remarries, the devotion of his housekeeper, played by Judith Anderson, to his late wife means trouble for her successor.
Current Score:
-130
Total Votes:
616
44
Angela Lansbury, as Eleanor, engineers her husband's political rise and nearly manipulates her son into becoming an assassin.
Current Score:
-136
Total Votes:
604
45
"You're not too bright. I like that in a man," purrs Kathleen Turner's Matty to saps who realize why only after the trap is sprang.
Current Score:
-195
Total Votes:
591
46
Judy Garland poured 25 years of Hollywood unhappiness into playing a singer-actress whose star is rising as her husband's falls.
Current Score:
-211
Total Votes:
575
47
Shaped by circumstance, Dorothy Dandridge's Carmen lives every moment like her last and destroys the men drawn to her.
Current Score:
-220
Total Votes:
592
48
Educated in the school of hard knocks, Judy Holliday's Billie blossoms after her boyfriend hires a tutor to give her couth.
Current Score:
-254
Total Votes:
578
49
Deborah Kerr's governess believes her charges are possessed. Is she right or deluded by her inner demons?
Current Score:
-263
Total Votes:
561
50
A nymphet with an iron will, Carroll Baker's Baby Doll is no match for the seducer who succeeds where others failed.
Current Score:
-272
Total Votes:
626