Kirsten Dunst

Biography: By the time this pretty, porcelain-skinned actress essayed her breakthrough role as a tween bloodsucker in Interview with the Vampire at age 11, she was already a veteran of the entertainment industry. At age 3 Dunst began appearing in commercials and by the early '90s she was landing small parts on television and the big screen. Her captivating performance as a woman trapped in a child's body in 1994's Vampire proved that she was more than just a precocious youngster. As she grew up in front of the cameras, she effortlessly alternated between kid-oriented fare (Jumanji) and edgier projects, such as her recurring role as a troubled teen on ER. In the early '00s, Dunst blossomed into a young adult capable of tackling myriad genres, including comedy (Bring It On), drama (Crazy/Beautiful, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) and action (Spider-Man). As the webbed superhero's love interest, Dunst became a star and fashion plate, frequently pictured in celebrity magazines, oftenBy the time this pretty, porcelain-skinned actress essayed her breakthrough role as a tween bloodsucker in Interview with the Vampire at age 11, she was already a veteran of the entertainment industry. At age 3 Dunst began appearing in commercials and by the early '90s she was landing small parts on television and the big screen. Her captivating performance as a woman trapped in a child's body in 1994's Vampire proved that she was more than just a precocious youngster. As she grew up in front of the cameras, she effortlessly alternated between kid-oriented fare (Jumanji) and edgier projects, such as her recurring role as a troubled teen on ER. In the early '00s, Dunst blossomed into a young adult capable of tackling myriad genres, including comedy (Bring It On), drama (Crazy/Beautiful, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) and action (Spider-Man). As the webbed superhero's love interest, Dunst became a star and fashion plate, frequently pictured in celebrity magazines, often alongside boyfriend Jake Gyllenhaal. The Hollywood couple parted amicably in 2004, and Dunst remained at the top of her game with a number of high-profile activities, including two Spider-Man sequels and activities in support of voting, and AIDs research. Dunst also provided heightened awareness of the importance of treatment for depression in 2008 when she acknowledged her own battles with it, going public, as she told E!, because "depression...should not be gossiped about." Expand

Kirsten Dunst's Scores

Average career score: 61
Highest Metascore: 89 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Lowest Metascore: 28 Drop Dead Gorgeous
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 16 out of 34
  2. Negative: 3 out of 34
34 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
39 Woodshock Sep 22, 2017 Executive Producer / Theresa / Theresa 4.4
77 The Beguiled Jun 23, 2017 Edwina Dabney / Edwina / Edwina Dabney 6.2
74 Hidden Figures Dec 25, 2016 Vivian Michael / Vivian Mitchell 7.4
76 Midnight Special Mar 18, 2016 Cast / Sarah / Sarah Tomlin 6.8
66 The Two Faces of January Sep 26, 2014 Colette MacFarland / Colette MacFarland 6.5
61 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Dec 18, 2013 Cast / Alterius: Maiden Of The Clouds / Angel 6.3
45 Upside Down Mar 15, 2013 Eve / Eden 8.7
56 On the Road Dec 21, 2012 Camille / Camille/Carolyn Cassady 5.9
53 Bachelorette Sep 7, 2012 Regan 4.9
80 Melancholia Nov 11, 2011 Justine 6.6
57 All Good Things Dec 3, 2010 Katie McCarthy 7.8
59 Spider-Man 3 May 4, 2007 Mary Jane Watson 6.7
65 Marie Antoinette Oct 20, 2006 Marie Antoinette / Marie Antoinette tbd
45 Elizabethtown Oct 14, 2005 Claire Colburn 6.1
59 Wimbledon Sep 17, 2004 Lizzie Bradbury / Lizzie Bradbury tbd
83 Spider-Man 2 Jun 30, 2004 Mary Jane Watson / Mary Jane Watson 6.0
40 Kaena: The Prophecy Jun 25, 2004 Kaena 6.6
89 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Mar 19, 2004 Mary 8.9
45 Mona Lisa Smile Dec 19, 2003 Betty Warren 6.9
45 Levity Apr 4, 2003 Sofia Mellinger 6.1
73 Spider-Man May 3, 2002 Mary Jane Watson / Mary Jane Watson 6.6
63 The Cat's Meow Apr 12, 2002 Marion Davies 8.7
61 Crazy/Beautiful Jun 29, 2001 Nicole Oakley / Nicole Oakley 5.5
52 Get Over It Mar 9, 2001 Kelly Woods 8.2
52 Bring It On Aug 25, 2000 Torrance Shipman / Torrance Shipman 7.6
76 The Virgin Suicides Apr 21, 2000 Lux Lisbon 7.5
60 All I Wanna Do Mar 24, 2000 Verena Von Stefan 8.3
65 Dick Aug 4, 1999 Betsy Jobs 8.6
28 Drop Dead Gorgeous Jul 23, 1999 Amber Atkins / Amber Atkins tbd
73 Wag the Dog Dec 25, 1997 Tracy Lime 7.4