The Incredibles is Pixar's sixth feature film which revolves around a superhero family in hiding after being rejected by society. The movie starts Holly Hunter as the voice of Helen Parr, Elastigirl's alter ego and Mr. Incredible's wife.
#2Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is a superhero film distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures in 2016. The movie puts Holly Hunter in the role of Senator June Finch, a United States Senator who heads the political argument on Superman.
#3The Big Sick
The Big Sick is an American romantic comedy movie released in 2017 which revolves around an aspiring stand-up comic. The cast consists of Kumail Nanjiani playing a fictional version of himself, Zoe Kazan, and Holly Hunter.
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Did you know that despite being mostly known in supporting roles, Holly Hunter actually has won a multitude of awards for both film and television? Currently, Hunter has more than a total of 24 awards for film and 5 awards for television, as well as loads of nominations for multiple categories in both mediums. Another interesting to note is that in her first big break came thanks to a chance encounter with Beth Henley, a playwright, screenwriter, and actress. She and Henley were trapped in an elevator for 10 minutes, wherein they had a nice conversation and eventually led to Hunter being cast in Henley's plays Crimes of the Heart and The Miss Firecracker Contents, the former of which went on to win the 1981 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
Her film debut then came two years later with a minor role in the 1981 slasher movie The Burning, wherein she only had one speaking line. Despite being her first film, her presence in it was fairly limited, wherein her character, Sophie, was seen mingling with the main cast before being thrown back into the sidelines. After a few more years of exposure in the spotlight, Holly Hunter eventually got into more major roles in both film and television, eventually netting plenty of awards for her contribution to the industry.
#4Top of the Lake
Top of the Lake is a mystery drama television series which first aired in 2013. The miniseries focuses on the disappearance of a 12-year old girl in New Zealand and stars Holly Hunter as an androgynous spiritual leader named GJ.
#5Here and Now
Here and Now is an American drama TV series set in Portland and revolves around a contemporary multiracial family and tackles many social issues. The series puts Holly Hunter and Tim Robbins as its leads.
#6O Brother, Where Art Thou?
O Brother, Where Art Thou? is a comedic criminal adventure motion picture starring George Clooney, John Turturro, and Tim Blake Nelson. It was written and directed by Ethan and Joel Coen and premiered in Cannes Film Festival.
#7Home for the Holidays
Home for the Holidays is an American comedy-drama film directed by Jodie Foster, starring Holly Hunter, Anne Bancroft, and Robert Downey Jr. A single mom gets fired from her job and has to spend Thanksgiving with her bizarre family.
This exploitation slasher was maybe one of the inspirations of A Nightmare on Elm Street due to its burned down killer ending with the life of the youngster that go on vacation to a summer camp like on Friday the 13th. This movie is one of the most terrific slashers of his time with an interesting plot and atmosphere. A hidden cult movie.
Incredibles 2 is an animated superhero movie directed by Brad Bird starring Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, and Samuel L. Jackson in 2018. It is the fourth highest-grossing film of 2018.