Ellen Burstyn

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
Wiener-Dog
  • Actor
-- 2016
44% Two Men in Town
  • Mother Garnett
-- 2015
89% When Marnie Was There
  • Nan
$0.4M 2015
54% The Age of Adaline
  • Flemming
$42.6M 2015
61% Draft Day
  • Barb Weaver
$28.8M 2014
72% Interstellar
  • Murph (older)
-- 2014
51% The Calling
  • Emily Micallef
-- 2014
47% Flowers in the Attic
  • Olivia Foxworth
-- 2014
Petals on the Wind
  • Olivia Foxworth
-- 2014
Wish You Well
  • Actor
-- 2013
9% Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You
  • Nanette
-- 2012
62% Love, Marilyn
  • Actor
$7.0k 2012
45% Another Happy Day
  • Doris
$8.5k 2011
13% Main Street
  • Georgiana Carr
$1.6k 2011
46% The Mighty Macs
  • Mother St. John
$1.9M 2011
According To Greta
  • Actor
-- 2010
America Lost and Found: The BBS Story
  • Actor
-- 2010
71% Lovely, Still
  • Mary
$0.1M 2010
Poliwood
  • Actor
-- 2009
26% The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond
  • Miss Addie
$94.5k 2009
86% The Velveteen Rabbit
  • The Swan
-- 2009
59% W.
  • Barbara Bush
$25.5M 2008
41% The Stone Angel
  • Hagar Shipley
$31.9k 2007
Oprah Winfrey Presents: Mitch Albom's 'For One More Day'
  • Pauline 'Posey' Benetto
-- 2007
15% The Wicker Man
  • Sister Summersisle
$23.6M 2006
52% Down in the Valley
  • Ma
$0.4M 2006
30 Days
  • Maura
-- 2006
18% The Elephant King
  • Diana Hunt
-- 2006
Miracle of the Spring
  • Actor
-- 2006
The Book of Daniel
  • Actor
-- 2006
Hubert Selby Jr.: It'll Be Better Tomorrow
  • Actor
-- 2006
51% The Fountain
  • Dr. Lillian Guzetti
$10.0M 2006
Our Fathers
  • Mary Ryan
-- 2005
33% Mrs. Harris
  • Former Tarnowner `Steady'
-- 2005
Mitch Albom's 'The Five People You Meet in Heaven'
  • Ruby
-- 2004
77% A Decade Under the Influence
  • Actor
-- 2003
Brush with Fate
  • Rika
-- 2003
100% Easy Riders---Raging Bulls
  • Actor
-- 2003
Into Thin Air
  • Joan Walker
-- 2002
44% Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
  • Vivian Jane Abbott `Vivi' Walker
$69.5M 2002
Dodson's Journey
  • Emily Dodson
-- 2001
Within These Walls
  • Joan Thomas
  • Executive Producer
-- 2001
78% Requiem for a Dream
  • Sara Goldfarb
$2.5M 2000
Mermaid
  • Trish
-- 2000
Miracle of the Spring
  • Actor
-- 2000
88% Exorcist: The Version You've Never Seen
  • Actor
$38.7M 2000
64% The Yards
  • Val Handler
-- 2000
Walking Across Egypt
  • Mattie
-- 1999
You Can Thank Me Later
  • Shirley Cooperberg
-- 1999
Night Ride Home
  • Maggie
-- 1999
Marilyn In Manhattan
  • Actor
-- 1998
The Patron Saint of Liars
  • June Clatterbuck
-- 1998
48% Deceiver
  • Mook
$0.5M 1998
60% Playing by Heart
  • Mildred
-- 1998
A Will of Their Own
  • Veronica Steward
-- 1998
Flash
  • Laura Strong
-- 1997
Timepiece
  • Maud Gannon
-- 1996
33% The Spitfire Grill
  • Hannah Ferguson
-- 1996
My Brother's Keeper
  • Helen
-- 1995
64% The Baby-Sitters Club
  • Mrs. Haberman
-- 1995
Color of Evening
  • Actor
-- 1995
29% Roommates
  • Judith
-- 1995
Follow the River
  • Gretel
-- 1995
Bach In Auschwitz
  • Actor
-- 1995
55% How to Make an American Quilt
  • Hy
-- 1995
Getting Gotti
  • Jo Giacalone
-- 1994
Getting Out
  • Arlie's Mother
-- 1994
70% When a Man Loves a Woman
  • Emily
-- 1994
Primal Secrets
  • Frances Griffin
-- 1994
67% The Cemetery Club
  • Esther Moskowitz
-- 1993
Moadon Beit Hakvarot (The Cemetery Club)
  • Actor
-- 1993
Shattered Trust: The Shari Karney Story
  • Joan Delvecchio
-- 1993
Grand Isle
  • Mlle. Reisz
-- 1992
When It Was a Game 2
  • Actor
-- 1992
Picture This: The Times of Peter Bogdanovich
  • Actor
-- 1991
Mrs. Lambert Remembers Love
  • Lil Lambert
-- 1991
23% Dying Young
  • Mrs. O'Neil
-- 1991
When You Remember Me
  • Nurse Cooder
-- 1990
Hanna's War
  • Katalin Senesh
-- 1988
100% Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam
  • Narrator
-- 1987
Pack of Lies
  • Barbara Jackson
-- 1987
Something in Common
  • Lynn Hollander
-- 1986
Act of Vengeance
  • Margaret Yablonski
-- 1986
83% Twice in a Lifetime
  • Kate MacKenzie
-- 1985
Surviving
  • Tina Brogan
-- 1985
The Ambassador
  • Alex Hacker
-- 1984
In Our Hands
  • Actor
-- 1984
The People vs. Jean Harris
  • Actor
-- 1981
Silence of the North
  • Olive Fredrickson
-- 1981
100% Resurrection
  • Edna
-- 1980
40% Same Time, Next Year
  • Doris
-- 1978
Kravgi Gynaikon (A Dream of Passion)
  • Brenda Collins
-- 1978
88% Providence
  • Sonia
-- 1977
91% Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore
  • Alice Hyatt
-- 1974
Thursday's Game
  • Lynne Evers
-- 1974
88% Harry and Tonto
  • Shirley
-- 1974
The Exorcist: Extended Director's Cut
  • Actor
-- 1973
87% The Exorcist
  • Chris
-- 1973
71% The King of Marvin Gardens
  • Sally
-- 1972
100% The Last Picture Show
  • Lois
-- 1971
Alex in Wonderland
  • Beth Morrison
-- 1970
71% Tropic of Cancer
  • Mona
-- 1970
Pit Stop
  • Ellen McLeod
-- 1969
For Those Who Think Young
  • Dr. Pauline Thayer
-- 1964
Goodbye Charlie
  • Franny
-- 1964

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
50% Coma
2012
  • Actor
2012 - 2012
63% Political Animals
2012
  • Margaret Barrish
  • Margaret
2012 - 2012
88% Big Love
2006-2011
  • Nancy
2007 - 2011
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999-2015
  • Bernadette Stabler
2008
American Experience
1988-2015
  • Narrator
  • Narrator
1994
Saturday Night Live
1975-2015
  • Host
  • Host
1980

Ellen Burstyn Trivia

In September 2009, Ellen Burstyn became one of the few actors to have ever won the Triple Crown of acting: an Academy Award (For "Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore"), a Tony Award (For "Same Time, Next Year"), and an Emmy award (For her guest appearance in the TV series "Law and Order: Special Victims Unit").
- submitted by Nicholas T (5 years ago)

Quotes from Ellen Burstyn's Characters

From The Exorcist. Submitted by Daniel B (8 days ago)

From Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You. Submitted by Hriya M (2 years ago)