Winona Laura Horowitz or Winona Ryder is famous for her best acting performances in Hollywood and TV shows. Not only is she a great actor, but a producer of some popular shows too. In the ’90s, she was the lady love of Hollywood actor Johnny Depp.
She was even engaged to the actor for four years but never married him. Although there are numerous Winona Ryder movies and Tv shows in the last thirty years of her acting career, so let us see some of her top movies and tv shows.
Top 13 Movies and Tv shows of Winona Ryder
01. Stranger Things
Twelve years old Winona’s first hit tv series was Stranger Things back in 1983. She won Golden Globe Awards for her performance as Joyce Byers, a young girl who lived in a small town in Indiana. The series is filled with ultimate chilling thrills and is a must-watch. It is a family movie entirely.
Here, Winona Ryder played Veronica’s role, a member of a very popular clique in the high school. The movie was released in 1988 when Winona was 17 years old. Heather was a title that was given to the leader of the cliques in that high school.
If you want to see a horror-comedy movie of the ’80s, then watch Beetlejuice. The souls of a deceased couple try to make a family residing in their old home move out. However, they were unsuccessful in this. Winona played the role of a teenager in this movie.
04. Edward Scissorhands
This was the first movie of Winona Ryder with her ex-fiance Johnny Depp as her co-star. The duo was in leads, where Depp was Edward with Scissorhands. Edward was blamed and punished for an awful crime that he did not commit. The duo was engaged in real life in this movie.
We all know ‘Friends’ tv shows, and the show features some of the fantastic and top-rated cameos of Hollywood. Winona was featured in Friends as Melissa Warburton as a guest face in 1994. She was there as Rachel Green’s sorority sister who was visiting her.
06. Girl Interrupted
This movie was featured in 1999. Although Winona was in her late 20’s, she played the role of a teenage girl in the movie. The girl is mentally unstable who later found the companionship of a group of troubled women who impacted her life for the good.
07. Bram Stoker’s Dracula
It is a horror movie where Vlad Dracula becomes a demon for the pity of her wife’s suicide. Later, when he traveled to London, he found out that his wife was reincarnated.
08. Black Swan
It is a 2010 movie, where Nina (Winona Ryder), a ballerina, finds her passion in life to act in the role of a princess swan. However, when the director casts another actress for this role, Nina slips into madness.
09. Reality Bites
This movie is something that almost every 90’s kid can relate with their life. As the name suggests, Reality bites, so a talented videographer (Winona Ryder) documents the raw life footage of hers and her friends.
In the 1990’s movies, Winona plays the role of a young girl whose single mother moved to a small town with her and her sister. They faced many challenges and events in their life which strengthen their bond as a family.
11. Little Women
This movie was based on the 19th-century civil war in America. Here, four sisters and their mother struggle for a living after their US Army father left them for the war.
A young guy named Deeds from a small town turns a millionaire overnight after her uncle died, leaving him the millions worth of property. However, later troubles followed him as his wealth grew.
In this 2013 movie, a DEA agent moved to a small town and his nine-year-old daughter after failing in a mission. They wanted to live a peaceful life, but a meth drug lord came in their way.
So, these were the top 13 TV shows and movies of Winona Ryder till now. All these are of different exciting genres, and we suggest you watch a few.