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50+ Iconic Hairstyles In Film

You can make a statement with anything… So why would hair be any different? Sometimes someone just comes along with such a bold do’ and we can’t seem to forget it. It becomes their defining feature. Here are a few film characters who we think fit this definition.

We must have left out a few! Let us know what you would add to this list in the comments!

amélie poulain audrey tautou iconic hair hairstyles

Amélie Poulain (Audrey Tautou) of ‘Amélie’

rosemary woodhouse mia farrow rosemarys baby iconic hair hairstyles

Rosemary Woodhouse (Mia Farrow) of ‘Rosemary’s Baby’

javier bardem anton chigurh no country for old men

Javier Bardem (Anton Chigurh) of ‘No Country For Old Men’

cyn joan cusack working girl iconic hair hairstyles

Cyn (Joan Cusack) of ‘Working Girl’

jackie shawn julie christie shampoo

Jackie Shawn (Julie Christie) of ‘Shampoo’

bree daniels jane fonda klute iconic hair hairstyles

Bree Daniels (Jane Fonda) of ‘Klute’

mary jensen cameron diaz something about mary iconic hair hairstyles

Mary Jensen (Cameron Diaz) of ‘Something About Mary’

clarice starling jodie foster silence of the lambs iconic hair hairstyles

Clarice Starling (Jodie Foster) of ‘Silence Of The Lambs’

miranda priestly meryl streep the devil wears prada iconic hair hairstyles

Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep) of ‘The Devil Wears Prada’

aileen wuornos charlize theron monsters hair iconic hairstyles

Aileen Wuornos (Charlize Theron) of ‘Monster’

The Rocky Horror Picture Show frank n. furter iconic hair hairstyles

Frank N. Furter (Tim Curry) of ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’

rachael sean young blade runner hair iconic hairstyles

Rachael (Sean Young) of ‘Blade Runner’

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Annie Walker (Kristen Wiig) of ‘Bridesmaids’

frodo baggins elijah wood lord of the rings iconic hair hairstyles

Frodo Baggins (Elijah Wood) of ‘Lord Of The Rings’

gordon gekko michael douglas wall street iconic hair hairstyles

Gordon Gekko (Michael Douglas) of ‘Wall Street’

Emmeline Lestrange (Brooke Shields) of ‘Blue Lagoon’

Emmeline Lestrange (Brooke Shields) of ‘Blue Lagoon’

andy stitzer steve carell the 40 year old virgin iconic hair hairstyles

Andy Stitzer (Steve Carell) of ‘The 40 Year Old Virgin’

lydia deetz winona ryder beetlejuice iconic hair hairstyles

Lydia Deetz (Winona Ryder) of ‘Beetlejuice’

Barbara Maitland geena davis beetlejuice

Barbara Maitland (Geena Davis) of ‘Beetlejuice’

tony mendez ben affleck argo iconic hair hairstyles

Tony Mendez (Ben Affleck) of ‘Argo’

Alex Forrest glenn close fatal attraction iconic hair hairstyles

Alex Forrest (Glenn Close) of ‘Fatal Attraction’

garth algar dana carvey waynes world iconic hair hairstyles

Garth Algar (Dana Carvey) of ‘Wayne’s World’

divine pink flamingos iconic hair hairstyles

Divine (Divine) of ‘Pink Flamingos’

beverly sutphin kathleen turner serial mom iconic hair hairstyles

Beverly Sutphin (Kathleen Turner) of ‘Serial Mom’

austin powers mike myers iconic hair hairstyles

Austin Powers (Mike Myers) of ‘Austin Powers’

Marge Gunderson Frances Mcdormand fargo iconic hair hairstyles

Marge Gunderson (Frances McDormand) of ‘Fargo’

patrick bateman christian bale american psycho iconic hair hairstyles

Patrick Bateman (Christian Bale) of ‘American Psycho’

foxxy cleopatra beyoncé beyonce knowles austin powers in goldmember iconic hair hairstyles

Foxxy Cleopatra (Beyoncé Knowles) of ‘Austin Powers In Goldmember’

jeffrey lebowski jeff bridges the big lebowski iconic hair hairstyles

Jeffrey Lebowski (Jeff Bridges) of ‘The Big Lebowski’

Tracy turnblad ricki lake hairspray iconic hair hairstyles

Tracy Turnblad (Ricki Lake) of ‘Hairspray’

Louis De Pointe Du Lac brad pitt interview with a vampire iconic hair hairstyles

Louis De Pointe Du Lac (Brad Pitt) of ‘Interview With A Vampire’

travis bickle robert de niro taxi driver iconic hair hairstyles

Travis Bickle (Robert De Niro) of ‘Taxi Driver’

lottie schwartz cameron diaz being john malkovich iconic hair hairstyles

Lottie Schwartz (Cameron Diaz) of ‘Being John Malkovich’

henry spencer jack nance eraserhead iconic hair hairstyles

Henry Spencer (Jack Nance) of ‘Eraserhead’

bonnie parker faye dunaway bonnie and clyde iconic hair hairstyles

Bonnie Parker (Faye Dunaway) of ‘Bonnie And Clyde’

dorothy gale Judy Garland the wizard of oz iconic hair hairstyles

Dorothy Gale (Judy Garland) of ‘The Wizard Of Oz’

ariel jodi benson the little mermaid iconic hair hairstyles

Ariel (Jodi Benson) of ‘The Little Mermaid’

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Jenny Hanley (Bo Derek) of ’10’

Tom Ripley (Matt Damon) of 'The Talented Mr. Ripley'

Tom Ripley (Matt Damon) of ‘The Talented Mr. Ripley’

Madonna desperately seeking susan iconic hair hairstyles

Madonna (Madonna) of ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’

leia organa carrie fisher star wars iconic hair hairstyles

Leia Organa (Carrie Fisher) of ‘Star Wars’

Barton Fink (John Turturro) of 'Barton FInk'

Barton Fink (John Turturro) of ‘Barton FInk’

wednesday addams christina ricci the addams family iconic hair hairstyles

Wednesday Addams (Christina Ricci) of ‘The Addams Family’

H. I. Mcdunnough nicholas cage raising arizona hair iconic hairstyles

H. I. McDunnough (Nicolas Cage) of ‘Raising Arizona’

richard chris atkins blue lagoon iconic hair hairstyles

Richard (Chris Atkins) of ‘Blue Lagoon’

lynn bracken kim basinger la confidential iconic hair hairstyles

Lynn Bracken (Kim Basinger) of ‘La Confidential’

ulma thurman mia wallace pulp fiction iconic hair hairstyles

Ulma Thurman (Mia Wallace) of ‘Pulp Fiction’

Holly Golightly Audrey Hepburn Breakfast at tiffany's iconic hair hairstyles

Holly Golightly (Audrey Hepburn) of ‘Breakfast At Tiffany’s’

Edward Scissorhands Johnny depp iconic hair hairstyles

Edward Scissorhands (Johnny Depp) of ‘Edward Scissorhands’

john Rambo sylvester stallone Iconic hair

John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) of ‘Rambo’

Dr. Doc Doctor Emmett Brown Back To The Future Emmett Brown Iconic Hair hairstyles

Dr. Emmett Brown (Christopher Lloyd) of ‘Back To The Future’

Sandy Olsson olivia newton john danny zuko john travolta grease iconic hair hairstyles

Sandy Olsson (Olivia Newton John) and Danny Zuko (John Travolta) of ‘Grease’

cindy lou who taylor momsen how the grinch stole christmas iconic hair hairstyles

Cindy Lou Who (Taylor Momsen) of ‘How The Grinch Stole Christmas’

velma kelly catherine zeta jones chicago iconic hair hairstyles

Velma Kelly (Catherine Zeta Jones) of ‘Chicago’

fraulein maria julie andrews the sound of music iconic hair hairstyles

Fraulein Maria (Julie Andrews) of ‘The Sound Of Music’

And… As an honorable mention, here’s an unforgettable facial hairdo

Seneca Crane (Wes Bentley) of 'The Hunger Games'

Seneca Crane (Wes Bentley) of ‘The Hunger Games’

August 8, 2013
Film & TV

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