Viola Davis legit won an Oscar for her monologue in Doubt.
In The Social Network, when Eduardo Saverin (Andrew Garfield) finds out that he’s being cut out of Facebook:
Also in The Social Network, when Mark Zuckerberg (Jesse Eisenberg) tells the Winklevoss twins and their lawyers that they don’t have his attention:
In Little Women, when Jo (Saoirse Ronan) is fed up with how women are treated:
In Legally Blonde, when Elle (Reese Witherspoon) catches Chutney (Linda Cardellini) in a lie on the stand:
In Doubt, when Mrs. Miller (Viola Davis) tells Sister Aloysius (Meryl Streep) that all she’s trying to do is do right by her son:
In A Cinderella Story, when Sam confronts Austin about how he treated her:
In The Devil Wears Prada, when Miranda (Meryl Streep) schools Andy (Anne Hathaway) on the importance of fashion:
In Accepted, when Bartleby (Justin Long) stands up for his fake college at the accreditation hearing:
In Dope, when Malcolm (Shameik Moore) reads his college admissions essay aloud to the audience:
In Call Me by Your Name, when Samuel (Michael Stuhlbarg) helps console and comfort Elio (Timothée Chalamet) after Oliver (Armie Hammer) returns to America:
In Hidden Figures, when Katherine (Taraji P. Henson) explains to Al (Kevin Costner) why she has to go across campus to use the bathroom:
In Molly’s Game, when Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba) comes to Molly’s (Jessica Chastain) defense during the RICO deposition:
In Rudy, when Fortune (Charles S. Dutton) gives Rudy (Sean Astin) some tough love and convinces him not to quit the team:
In Parasite, when Park Dong-ik (Lee Sun-kyun) promises his dad (Song Kang-ho) that he’ll come back for him one day:
In V for Vendetta, when V addresses all of London and sparks the flame for the revolution:
In Precious, when Mary (Mo’Nique) confesses to Ms. Weiss (Mariah Carey) that she let her husband sexually abuse Precious (Gabourey Sidibe):
In Pride & Prejudice, when Mr. Darcy (Matthew Macfadyen) makes one last attempt to win over Elizabeth Bennet (Keira Knightley):
Finally, in Clueless, when Cher (Alicia Silverstone) gives her debate speech about the Haitians:
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