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Top 10 All Time Best Anna Kendrick Movies And Tv Shows

Top 10 All Time Best Anna Kendrick Movies And Tv Shows

Anna Cooke Kendrick (born August 9, 1985) is an actress and singer from the United States. She started her career in theatrical performances as a child.

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Last updated: Sep 27, 2021 | Sep 26, 2021

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Anna Cooke Kendrick (born August 9, 1985) is an actress and singer from the United States. She started her career in theatrical performances as a child.

She made her Broadway debut in the 1998 musical High Society, for which she received a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actress in a Musical.  She made her cinematic debut in Camp (2003), a musical comedy, and came to fame for her part in The Twilight Saga (2008–2012).

Kendrick received additional acclaim for her roles in the Pitch Perfect film series (2012–17) and the comedy-drama Up in the Air (2009), for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Kendrick has also appeared in the action-comedy Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010), the comedy-drama 50/50 (2011), the crime drama End of Watch (2012), the musical fantasy Into the Woods (2014), the drama Cake (2014), the comedy Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016), the animated comedy Trolls (2016), the comic thriller A Simple Favor (2018), the fantasy comedy Noelle (2019), and the comedy Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016). She also sung on the soundtracks for her films and released Scrappy Little Nobody, a memoir, in 2016.

Trolls (2016)

On the 20th anniversary of her kind's liberation from the wicked Bergens, a young troll called Poppy wants to commemorate her kind's freedom in this 2016 computer-animated comedy.

Poppy ignores the other trolls' concerns that a celebration could attract the huge troll-eating monsters and organizes the gathering nonetheless. Regrettably for her, the party is soon discovered.

Poppy is played by Kendrick, with Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel, James Corden, Gwen Stefani, and Russell Brand lending their voices to her. Trolls World Tour is the upcoming sequel to the colorful animated film Trolls.

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Pitch Perfect (2015)

Beca is a new student at Barden University, and although she expects college life to be enjoyable, she has some concerns. She had planned to forgo school and instead pursue a career as a music producer in Los Angeles.

Her professor’s father, on the other hand, had other views. Beca quickly refocuses her goals after being involved in a cappella club made up of eccentric females.

Kendrick played Becca in the first Pitch Perfect movie, as well as the two sequels released in 2015 and 2017. The film's music and joy made fans happy.

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A Simple Favor (2018)

Stephanie, a single mother, and YouTuber seek out her fashion PR director buddy when she mysteriously vanishes in this 2018 comedic thriller. Stephanie is played by Anna Kendrick, while the lady she seeks is played by Blake Lively.

Audiences were enthralled by both women's performances, as well as the film's unexpected turns. It also performed well at the box office, with a box office gross of over $100 million on a $20 million budget.

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Up In The Air (2009)

A young employee at a human resources consulting company devises a plan to halt Ryan Bingham's continuous downsizer-related travel in this 2009 comedy-drama. Ryan brings the employee with him to demonstrate the significance of dismissing someone face-to-face.

The businessman starts to rethink his harsh methods after falling in love with a woman he meets.

The film stars George Clooney as the protagonist, Vera Farmiga as the love interest, and Anna Kendrick as the ride-along employee. Audience goers smiled as a result of the performances' charm, comedy, and passion.

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Rocket Science (2007)

This 2007 comedy-drama follows Hal, a 15-year-old New Jersey kid who, despite having a stutter, chooses to join his school's debate team. He eventually falls for the debate team's competitive star, and their lives become more intertwined than he anticipates.

 Reece Thompson portrays Hal, but Anna Kendrick plays Ginny, his love interest. The film's realism made reviewers speak long after they'd left the cinema.

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Paranorman (2012)

In 2012, ParaNorman was released in cinemas. It received a standing ovation from reviewers who praised the beautiful graphics and intriguing storyline.

Norman Babcock, an 11-year-old Massachusetts boy with a unique talent that enables him to speak with the dead, stars in this dark fantasy comedy.

Norman goes out to halt the zombies that are going to run free after his Uncle Prenderghast informs him that his village is about to be struck by a witch's curse. Anna portrays Norman's high-school-aged sister, cheerleader Courtney Babcock.

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The Accountant (2016)

The Accountant stars Anna Kendrick and Ben Affleck. In this action thriller, a public accountant with high-functioning autism is forced to work for criminal groups who are dealing with internal embezzlement.

However, it isn't long until a ruthless murderer becomes engaged in one of the plots. Ben Affleck plays Chris, the protagonist of the film, while Anna Kendrick plays Dana Cummings, an in-house accountant at Living Robotics.

 Despite conflicting reviews from critics, spectators were enthralled by the ever-increasing stakes.

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End Of Watch (2012)

End of Watch is a 2012 American action thriller film directed by David Ayer and written by him.

Brian Taylor and Mike Zavala, two Los Angeles Police Department policemen who operate in South Los Angeles, are played by Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pea. The film focuses on their day-to-day job as cops, their interactions with a particular gang, their camaraderie, and their personal connections.

Ayer, who has previously written many police procedural films, intended the picture to be more about partner camaraderie and honest police work than about corruption.

Gyllenhaal, Pea, and the rest of the actors went through a rigorous training regimen to prepare for their roles as cops. The film was shot in Los Angeles in August 2011 on a $7 million budget.

End of Watch debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 8, 2012, and was released in American cinemas on September 21, earning over $57 million. Two Independent Spirit Award nominations were among the honors bestowed on the film.

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Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World (2009)

Edgar Wright co-wrote, produced, and directed Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, a 2010 romantic action comedy film based on Bryan Lee O'Malley's Scott Pilgrim comic book series. It stars Michael Cera as Scott Pilgrim, a slacker musician who is fighting the seven wicked exes of his current love, Ramona Flowers, portrayed by Mary Elizabeth Winstead, while simultaneously attempting to win a competition to obtain a record contract. Following the publication of the first volume, a cinematic version of the comics was suggested, and Wright was quickly connected to the project.

Filming in Toronto started in March 2009 and ended in August of that same year. The film debuted on July 22, 2010, after a panel discussion at the San Diego Comic-Con International, and was released in North America on August 13.

It was re-released in the United Kingdom on August 21, 2020, and in the United States on April 30, 2021, to commemorate its tenth anniversary.

The film incorporates well-known elements of its Toronto location, as well as images from video games and comic books. It based each fictitious band in the battle of the band’s storyline on actual bands, such as Beck and Metric, with some of the actors also playing.

The elaborate visual effects were created using a mix of digital and traditional techniques. It was a flop at the box office, failing to recover its $85 million budget. However, the picture was well-received by reviewers, who praised its visual flair and wit, and it developed a cult following.

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World has been nominated for over 70 awards and has reached many top 10 lists. It was nominated for the 83rd Academy Awards in the Best Visual Effects category. It has been extensively studied as a transmedia narrative in academic study.

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Into The Woods (2014)

Into the Woods is a 2014 American musical fantasy film directed by Rob Marshall and adapted for the screen by James Lapine from his and Stephen Sondheim's Broadway musical of the same name, which premiered in 1986.

Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, James Corden, Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine, Tracey Ullman, Christine Baranski, Lilla Crawford, Daniel Huttlestone, MacKenzie Mauzy, Billy Magnussen, and Johnny Depp star in the film, which is produced by Walt Disney Pictures.

The film is based on the Grimm Brothers' fairy tales "Little Red Riding Hood," "Cinderella," "Jack and the Beanstalk," and "Rapunzel," and follows a childless couple who set out to break a furious witch's curse. The protagonists are eventually compelled to confront the unexpected repercussions of their actions.

Following many failed efforts by various studios and producers to adapt the musical to film, Disney announced in 2012 that it would make a film version with Marshall directing and John DeLuca producing.

The film's principal shooting began in September 2013 and took place completely in the United Kingdom, including at London's Shepperton Studios. On December 8, 2014, Into the Woods had its global debut at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York City, and on December 25, 2014, it was distributed theatrically in the United States.

The film was a commercial success and received mostly positive reviews, with praise for its acting performances (especially Streep's), visual style, production value, and musical numbers, but criticism for its lighter yet darker tone compared to the source material (which has a comedic tone) and the changes made for the film translation. It earned a total of $213 million globally.

The American Film Institute called Into the Woods one of the top 11 greatest films of 2014; it earned three Academy Award nominations, including one for Streep for Best Supporting Actress, and three Golden Globe nominations, including one for Best Motion Picture Musical or Comedy.

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