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View Poll Results: Favorite DiCaprio performance?
This Boy's Life
3.16%
What's Eating Gilbert Grape
8.42%
The Basketball Diaries
2.11%
Romeo + Juliet
0
0%
Marvin's Room
0
0%
Titanic
5.26%
The Beach
1.05%
Catch Me If You Can
9.47%
Gangs Of New York
2.11%
The Aviator
18.95%
Blood Diamond
7.37%
The Departed
18.95%
Body Of Lies
0
0%
Revolutionary Road
6.32%
Shutter Island
6.32%
Inception
7.37%
Other (please specify)
3.16%
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Leonardo DiCaprio

Old 09-19-10, 11:52 PM
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Leonardo DiCaprio

Let's discuss...Mr. A-List.

I'm personally a little tired of the guy, but I give him his due for being a very talented actor.


What do you think is his best performance?
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Revolutionary Road
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

From Catch Me If You Can onward..I've yet to be bored. Everything before....I was annoyed by him. Of course...I was a child at that time..so I got tired of girls not shutting the fuck up about him. As an adult and watching some of those films he did...fucking overhyped to an extreme but he was on a good path onto which we have now.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Favorite performance would have to be Catch Me if You Can. That having been said, I didn't really respect him as an adult actor until the Departed.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Probably was the Aviator when I started to really like him.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Gangs Of New York (2002)
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Titanic is one of my favorite movies, but I can't say his performance was excellent there.

Nor Gilbert Grape. He went full retard, man. You never go full retard.

I'll say The Departed is my favorite performance.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Critters 3, obviously.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Catch me if you can is when I started to take him as a serious actor. Great stuff.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Originally Posted by SterlingBen View Post
Critters 3, obviously.
I had to google that to see if you were serious..and you were.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

I picked Blood Diamond, but it was a tough choice. I also loved him in The Departed.
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Growing Pains. j/k

He was great in The Departed.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

The Aviator, though I thought he was excellent in Shutter Island

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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

I picked Blood Diamond because it was the first movie I saw that made me start taking him seriously as an actor.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

What's Eating Gilbert Grape no doubt about it. His later roles starting with Titanic just seem so forced including the accents, the looks and such. I am not a huge fan but he is decent.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

The Depahted.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Titanic. Not my favorite of his films, but I thought his earnest performance carried that movie.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

The Aviator, it's an all around great performance.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

The Basketball Diaries...prior to his star status, gave an emotionally spent and raw performance. none of his trademark facial hair and an incredible role in an ok movie.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Had to go for the Aviator. Great performance.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

This list reminded me that I've never been a big fan of his work. I think that his best performance so far has been Inception.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Aside from "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" I wasn't a fan of anything pre-Catch Me If You Can, but starting with that movie I've consistently liked everything he's been involved in. I'd say his best performance has been in Revolutionary Road.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Incredible filmography. I went with The Aviator.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Had to go with The Aviator. The Departed is a close second.
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Re: Leonardo DiCaprio

Went with the Aviator too. Although like people have said everything after "Catch Me If You Can " has been pretty good

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