Kirsten Dunst Movies

Thursday, April 21 by Natalie Kuchik

Always choosing diverse roles, Kristen Dunst movies always showcase her acting talents. When it comes to choosing parts, she is a picky actress that chooses quality over quantity. She started as a child star who stayed relevant throughout the years and has become a successful adult actress. Kristen Dunst has starred in many different genres, proving she is a great comedic and dramatic actress.

  1. "Spider-Man" The most well-known and successful Kristen Dunst movie is "Spider-Man." Released in 2002, Kristen Dunst plays Mary Jane Watson who is Peter Parker's love interest. The movie revolves around the superhero character Spider-Man, who is from the Marvel Comics with the same name. Peter gets bitten by a radioactive spider which gives him super powers. Mary Jane is the girl next door that Peter wants to win over. Kristen Dunst revives her movie role of Mary Jane Watson in the sequels which were released in 2004 and 2007.
  2. "Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles" This Oscar-nominated movie stars Kristen Dunst as Claudia, a young girl who gets turned into a vampire. Released in 1994, the movie stars Brad Pitt as tormented vampire Louis and Tom Cruise as arrogant vampire named Lestat. During their quest through the world they come across orphaned Claudia and turn her into a vampire. Together, the three become a family until Claudia starts to resent she will never grow old. In this Kristen Dunst movie she made a big splash when during a scene Brad Pitt's character lightly kisses Claudia.
  3. "Bring It On" American actress Kristen Dunst plays Torrance Shipman, high school cheerleader with an attitude. Torrance takes over as head cheerleader and soon realizes the previous captain was stealing routines from another squad. She is determined to play it straight and lead her cheerleading squad to another national win. Torrance has a lot going against her, but she still pulls through to try and beat out an inner-city school for the title. This Kristen Dunst movie was released in 2000 and also stars Gabrielle Union, Eliza Dushku and Jesse Bradford.
  4. "Jumanji" In this 1994 Kristen Dunst movie, she portrays Judy, a young girl who gets caught up in a board game. Judy and her brother Peter discover the board game Jumanji and once they start playing it starts a chain reaction of bizarre events. The game unleashes animals and a man named Alan who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years. It is up to Judy, Peter and Andy to finish the game to get their world back in order before anyone finds out what is happening. This Kristen Dunst movie was one of her first leading roles in a major motion picture.
  5. "Elizabethtown" In this 2005 Kristen Dunst movie, she plays a flight attendant named Claire. The movie is about a down on his luck guy named Drew who gets the call his father died. While on the flight home he meets Claire and the two start up a friendship. It quickly turns romantic and Claire opens his eyes to a whole new world. Her free spirit and carefree attitude rubs off on Drew's uptight and depressive manner.
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