16 Left-Field (But Awesome) Acting Performances

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Let's face it: There are times when being paid to portray life artificially on-screen seems like a phony, made-up job for slackers. But every now and then, there's a beautiful moment in a movie or show that challenges that notion.

And sometimes those moments show up in completely unexpected places. For example:

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16 Left-Field (But Awesome) Acting Performances

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16 Left-Field (But Awesome) Acting Performances

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CRACKEDOON Parksrion and Pretending to be drunk is notoriously hard but Adam Scott, as Ben Wyatt, does so very convincingly (and hilariously) in the e

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Seinfeld Acting was never one of Jerry Seinfeld's strengths but his impression of Kramer in the episode The Chicken Roaster is dead on. Probably the

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16 Left-Field (But Awesome) Acting Performances

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16 Left-Field (But Awesome) Acting Performances

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Critics weren't kind to Russell Brand's arthur remake. Yet when Arthur's nanny/mother-figure Hobson dies, Russell Brand does a great job at expressing

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Joaquin Phoenix's I'm Still Here flopped hard, but I have to give him credit for having the courage to make himself the subject of public ridicule w

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The usually lightweight Roger Moore nails the scene in Moonraker after James Bond is almost killed in a centrifuge. He realistically conveys how rattl

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CRACKED cO COM SLEEPY HOLLOW IS A HORROR FILM THAT DOESN'T TAKE ITSELF TOO SERIOUSLY. But Christopher Walken's performance as the horseman is terrifyi

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CRACKED C AUSTIN POWERS COM INTERNATIONAL MAN OF After a night of drinking, Austin reflects momentarily on the loss of the life he once knew and the r