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Act Like Leo: DiCaprio's Smoothest Acting Moves — In .GIF Form

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Watch Leonardo DiCaprio talk to Yahoo Movies about 'The Wolf of Wall Street':

Another year, another standout Leonardo DiCaprio performance. This time, for Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street," DiCaprio has already won bragging rights to a Best Actor Golden Globe nomination and looks to be building some of that good ol' Oscar buzz.

[Related: Golden Globe Awards Nominations List]

Now that Leo has our attention we had an epiphany: The 39-year-old actor has some very particular performance predilections, ones we've seen a bunch of times onscreen.

Take a look at some of DiCaprio's signature acting mannerisms. Whether he's smashing a chair against a wall or toasting with a variety of beverages, the man makes it look so easy. Someone, please give him an Oscar already!

Act Like Leo: DiCaprio's Smoothest Acting Moves — In .GIF Form

'The Wolf of Wall Street,' 2013 (Paramount)

RAISING A GLASS

Cheers... and cheers. Sure, let's cheers again! Leo raises his glass in "Wolf" (above), "The Great Gatsby," "Django Unchained," and even "Titanic."

'The Great Gatsby,' 2013 (Warner Bros.)

'The Departed,' 2006 (Warner Bros.)

'Titanic,' 1997 (20th Century Fox)


SCREAMING WHILE WAVING A GUN

Sure, you could just scream at someone, or just wave around a gun, but Leo knows that the best way to portray emotional anger is to do both at once.

'Romeo + Juliet,' 1996 (20th Century Fox)

Warner Bros. - 'The Departed' (2006)

'Shutter Island,' 2010 (Paramount Pictures)

(Bonus knife action with Daniel Day-Lewis)

'Gangs of New York,' 2002 (Miramax)


TAKING HIS ANGER OUT ON CHAIRS

What did those chairs do to you, Leo?

'The Beach,' 2000 (20th Century Fox)

'Revolutionary Road,' 2008 (Paramount Vantage)

EMBRACE THE PAPER

Paper or plastic? Leo appears to have picked a side, at least onscreen.

'The Beach,' 2000 (20th Century Fox)


'Catch Me If You Can,' 2002 (DreamWorks)


SQUINTING FOR EMPHASIS

If we had to choose a signature signature DiCaprio move, it'd have to be this. Heck, it's even taken on a life of its own as a bonafide Internet meme.

'Blood Diamond,' 2006 (Warner Bros.)

'Inception,' 2010 (Warner Bros.)


"The Wolf of Wall Street" opens nationwide on Christmas Day.