Sigourney Weaver has had a distinguished career that many can only dream about. A career that includes 3 Oscar nominations, $2 Billion+ grossing at the box office. She has also showcased magnificent range and versatility in an impressively array of films that includes comedies, serious dramas and cult classics. Especially, very few actresses till date can match the charisma of a young Sigourney Weaver.
She is today considered to be one of the most important figures in cinema history thanks to her pioneering role as a female action hero. It has inspired and set the stage for women to take-charge of the big screen and kick ass. Let’s take a look at the list of top Sigourney Weaver films.
12. Eyewitness (1981)
Eyewitness is a 1981 thriller film produced and directed by Peter Yates and written by Steve Tesich. It stars William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, Christopher Plummer and Morgan Freeman. In the film a murder takes place in Daryll’s(Hurt) building, Tony(Weaver) arrives to report on the crime; to get close to her, Daryll fabricates an eyewitness account of the slaying.
The box office result of the film was unfair to this thriller which manages to build its mystery every scene by scene. Characters in the film are very well build and fantastically performed, especially by Hurt and Plummer. It is an engaging thriller that very well keeps the audiences involved in the mystery.