With 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy' heading to theaters, we look at the actor's best work
In Contention's Top 10 Gary Oldman Performances
Gary Oldman has settled into pimps and dwarfs, rednecks and clergymen, kingpins and gangster pawns, punk rockers and classical musicians, crooked cops and noble detectives, political villains and Gothic monsters with equal aplomb. The performances are varied and lived-in. With "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" (pictured) heading to theaters, we use it as an excuse to count down the best of them. Click through to see where your favorites ranked, and feel free to join the discussion at In Contention.