Why Famous: Taxi Driver (1976), The Accused (1988) and The Silence of the Lambs (1991).
- 1976-02-08 "Taxi Driver" directed by Martin Scorsese, starring Robert De Niro and Jodie Foster, is released (Palme d'Or 1976)
- 1989-01-28 46th Golden Globes: "Rain Man", Dustin Hoffman, & Jodie Foster win
- 1989-03-29 61st Academy Awards: "Rainman", Dustin Hoffman & Jodie Foster win
- 1991-02-14 "The Silence of the Lambs" film based on the book by Thomas Harris, directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins, is released (Best Picture 1992)
- 1992-01-18 49th Golden Globes: Bugsy, Nick Nolte and Jodie Foster win
- 1992-03-30 64th Academy Awards: "The Silence of the Lambs", Anthony Hopkins & Jodie Foster win
- 1995-03-05 21st People's Choice Awards: Tom Hanks & Jodie Foster win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Tim Allen & Roseanne win (TV)