Film Actresses & Global Classics

Nicole Kidman Actress 2: The Portrait of a Lady

As a character, Isabel Archer challenges the actress to plumb her depths even as she maintains her surface composure. In accepting this challenge, Nicole Kidman delivers what is for me her finest screen performance.

Nicole Kidman Actress 1: Introduction

Nicole Kidman, because of her vast range and versatility and the radiance of her feu sacré, is the finest actress, in my view, in English-language cinema today.