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Best Robert De Niro Movies

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List of the best Robert De Niro movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Robert De Niro first worked with Martin Scorsese on the 1973 film Mean Streets and this dynamic duo went on to collaborate on several award-winning films. Robert De Niro's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. This actor is very well known in Hollywood, and is no stranger to gracing the big screen as the lead role. The order of these top Robert De Niro movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Robert De Niro movies will be at the top of the list. Robert De Niro has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Robert De Niro movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Robert De Niro films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Robert De Niro role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Robert De Niro performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

Everything from Taxi Driver to The Godfather Part II is included on this list.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Robert De Niro movies?" and "What are the greatest Robert De Niro roles of all time?" If you are a fan of De Niro's mob movies, you might also enjoy our list of best Al Pacino movies and best Joe Pesci movies.

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    the people's #1 & most listed Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

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    ranked low on reranks Jodie Foster, Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese

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    Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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    Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Joe Pesci

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    Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci

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    Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Val Kilmer

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    Meryl Streep, Robert De Niro, Christopher Walken

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    Robert De Niro, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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    Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange

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    Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Chazz Palminteri

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    Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Harvey Keitel

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    Jennifer Connelly, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci

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    Sylvester Stallone, Robert De Niro, Debbie Harry

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    Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Quentin Tarantino

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    Robert De Niro, Kurt Russell, Donald Sutherland

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    Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson

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    Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Jerry Lewis

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    Brad Pitt, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman

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    Robin Williams, Robert De Niro, Vin Diesel

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    Robert De Niro, Yaphet Kotto, Joe Pantoliano

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Kirsten Dunst, Robert De Niro, Jay Leno

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    Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Robert De Niro, Ian Holm, Jim Broadbent

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    Charlize Theron, Robert De Niro, Cuba Gooding, Jr.

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    Robert De Niro, Sean Bean, Jean Reno

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    Demi Moore, Robert De Niro, Sean Penn

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    Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow

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    Robert De Niro, Jack Black, Benicio del Toro

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    Marlon Brando, Robert De Niro, Edward Norton

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    Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro, Bruce Lee

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Eliza Dushku, Robert De Niro

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    Robert De Niro, Michael Moriarty, Danny Aiello

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    Uma Thurman, Robert De Niro, Bill Murray

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    Angelina Jolie, Alec Baldwin, Robert De Niro

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    Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet

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    Robert De Niro, Liam Neeson, Jeremy Irons

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    Jessica Alba, Lindsay Lohan, Steven Seagal

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    Jennifer Lawrence, Amy Adams, Christian Bale

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Julianne Moore, Robert De Niro, Olivia Thirlby

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    Kate Beckinsale, Drew Barrymore, Robert De Niro

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    Eliza Dushku, James Franco, Robert De Niro

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    Angelina Jolie, Christina Aguilera, Will Smith

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    Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Annette Bening

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    Robert De Niro, Ed Harris, Charles S. Dutton

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    Last Vegas

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    Barbra Streisand, Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller

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    Robert De Niro, Donald Sutherland, Burt Lancaster

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    Yvonne Strahovski, Robert De Niro, Jason Statham

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    Jessica Alba, Barbra Streisand, Robert De Niro

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    Robert De Niro, Jessica Lange, Eli Wallach

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