I Portrayed a Manic Pixie Dream Girl

Entertainment Portrayals

A term coined by film critic Nathan Rabin in 2007 after seeing Kirsten Dunst in Elizabethtown, usually referring to: ‘A pretty, outgoing, whacky female romantic lead whose sole purpose is to help broody male characters lighten up and enjoy their lives.'

Vote Ranking  

1

Cara Delevingne

Model

100% (1 of 1 votes)

2

Melanie Griffith

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

Helena Bonham Carter

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

4

Jennifer Jones

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

5

Margot Robbie

Actress

100% (5 of 5 votes)

6

Millie Perkins

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

7

Ruth Gordon

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

8

Lauren Graham

Actress

100% (3 of 3 votes)

9

Ashley Williams

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

10

Veronica Lake

Actress

98.15% (53 of 54 votes)

11

Shirley Maclaine

Actress

80.0% (8 of 10 votes)

12

Barbara Stanwyck

Actress

77.36% (41 of 53 votes)

13

Paulette Goddard

Actress

76.56% (49 of 64 votes)

14

Kristen Schaal

Comedienne

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

15

Juliette Lewis

Actress

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

16

Debra Winger

Actress

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

17

Meg Ryan

Actress

64.42% (67 of 104 votes)

18

Mo'Nique

Comedienne

63.22% (110 of 174 votes)

19

Jane Fonda

Actress

61.90% (26 of 42 votes)

20

Madonna (Ciccone)

Vocalist

60.71% (17 of 28 votes)

21

Jennifer Aniston

Actress

59.64% (133 of 223 votes)

22

Gwyneth Paltrow

Actress

58.33% (28 of 48 votes)

23

Amy Adams (Actress)

Actress

57.53% (42 of 73 votes)

24

Sandra Bullock

Actress

55.56% (5 of 9 votes)

25

Mandy Moore

Vocalist

55.31% (125 of 226 votes)

26

Winona Ryder

Actress

54.55% (6 of 11 votes)

27

Maggie Gyllenhaal

Actress

54.55% (6 of 11 votes)

28

Kate Hudson

Actress

53.85% (7 of 13 votes)

29

Barbra Streisand

Vocalist

53.33% (24 of 45 votes)

30

Reese Witherspoon

Actress

52.74% (231 of 438 votes)

31

Susan Sarandon

Actress

52.38% (11 of 21 votes)

32

Natalie Portman

Actress

51.11% (23 of 45 votes)

33

Sarah Jessica Parker

Actress

50.62% (41 of 81 votes)

34

Cameron Diaz

Actress

50.57% (44 of 87 votes)

35

Alyson Hannigan

Actress

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

36

Barbara Eden

Actress

50.0% (5 of 10 votes)

37

Carole Lombard

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

38

Tori Spelling

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

39

Liza Minnelli

Vocalist

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

40

Geena Davis

Actress

50.0% (18 of 36 votes)

41

Kirsten Dunst

Actress

50.0% (7 of 14 votes)

42

Diane Keaton

Actress

50.0% (21 of 42 votes)

43

Audrey Hepburn

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

44

Jennifer Garner

Actress

50.0% (5 of 10 votes)

45

Katharine Hepburn

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

46

Charlize Theron

Actress

50.0% (10 of 20 votes)

47

Jennifer Lawrence

Actress

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

48

Julie Andrews

Actress

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

49

Debbie Reynolds

Actress

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

50

Anna Faris

Actress

50.0% (5 of 10 votes)

51

Angelina Jolie

Actress

49.71% (256 of 515 votes)

52

Goldie Hawn

Comedienne

48.57% (17 of 35 votes)

53

Mila Kunis

Actress

47.62% (10 of 21 votes)

54

Liv Tyler

Actress

40.0% (8 of 20 votes)

55

Lena Dunham

Actress

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

56

Elizabeth Banks

Actress

39.35% (61 of 155 votes)

57

Elisha Cuthbert

Actress

38.46% (5 of 13 votes)

58

Lucy Liu

Actress

37.50% (6 of 16 votes)

59

Emma Stone

Actress

28.57% (2 of 7 votes)

60

Anna Kendrick

Actress

25.00% (4 of 16 votes)

61

Zooey Deschanel

Actress

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

62

Nancy Kwan

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

63

Faye Wong

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

64

Tatiana Maslany

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

65

Ariel Winter

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

66

Sally Hawkins

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

67

Natalie Wood

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

68

Lisa Edelstein

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

69

Helen Baxendale

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

70

Milla Jovovich

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

71

Jodi Benson

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

72

Paige O'Hara

Voice Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

73

Erica Durance

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

74

Sue Lyon

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

75

Jeanne Moreau

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

76

Emily Mortimer

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

77

Rachel Bilson

Actress

0% (0 of 5 votes)

78

Melinda McGraw

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

79

Mitzi Gaynor

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

80

Julie Christie

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

81

Kim Basinger

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

82

Grace VanderWaal

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

83

Leigh Taylor-Young

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

84

Natalie Dormer

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

85

Julie Delpy

Actress

0% (0 of 2 votes)

86

Keira Knightley

Actress

0% (0 of 8 votes)

87

Hayden Panettiere

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

88

Emily Blunt

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

89

Krysten Ritter

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

90

Lizzy Caplan

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

91

Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)