With 'The Iron Lady' coming, we collect the 16-time Oscar nominee's career highlights
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In Contention's Top 10 Meryl Streep Performances
Meryl Streep's interpretation of Margaret Thatcher looks certain to land the actress her 17th Oscar nomination, bettering her own extraordinary record. But does it rank with her best work? Find out in our round-up of Streep's 10 finest hours, including her performances in "Silkwood," "Adaptation" and "Kramer vs. Kramer." Click through to see if and where your favorites ranked, then chime in with your own thoughts at In Contention.