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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. 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.


Robert De Niro is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Ron Howard, Quentin Tarantino and Joel Schumacher. Robert De Niro has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Al Pacino and Jack Nicholson in terms of fame and success.


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    Al Jolson, Ray Liotta, Lorraine Bracco

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    Albert Brooks, Peter Boyle, Debbi Morgan

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    John Turturro, Frank Vincent, Robert De Niro

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    Robert Duvall, Sofia Coppola, Diane Keaton

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    Steve Allen, Don Rickles, James Woods

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    Christopher Walken, John Savage, Robert De Niro

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    Tone-Lōc, Tom Sizemore, Jeremy Piven

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    Kevin Costner, Patricia Clarkson, John Barrowman

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    Joe Don Baker, Robert De Niro, Gregory Peck

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    David Carradine, Robert De Niro, Jean Bell

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    Chazz Palminteri, Robert De Niro, Chris Antley

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    James Woods, Danny Aiello, Elizabeth McGovern

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    Chris Tucker, Michael Keaton, Lisa Gay Hamilton

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    Debbie Harry, Edie Falco, Ray Liotta

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    Blythe Danner, Russell Hornsby, Robert De Niro

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    Victor Borge, Tony Randall, Mick Jones

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    Lisa Kudrow, Billy Crystal, Chazz Palminteri

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    William Baldwin, Jennifer Jason Leigh, J. T. Walsh

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    Dexter Gordon, Anne Meara, Vin Diesel

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    Joe Pantoliano, Charles Grodin, Tom Irwin

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    Chris Tucker, Bradley Cooper, Dash Mihok

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    Minnie Driver, Dash Mihok, Ruth Maleczech

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    Ian Holm, Jim Broadbent, Katherine Helmond

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    Katarina Witt, Stellan Skarsgård, Robert De Niro

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    Willie Nelson, Anne Heche, Merle Haggard

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    Cuba Gooding Jr., Charlize Theron, Powers Boothe

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    Demi Moore, James Russo, John C. Reilly

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    Cassandra Wilson, Robert De Niro, Éric Hoziel

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    Benicio del Toro, Jack Black, Dan Butler

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    Danny Aiello, Michael Moriarty, Vincent Gardenia

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    Charlotte Rampling, Mickey Rourke, Michael Higgins

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    Blythe Danner, Barbra Streisand, Robert De Niro

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    Robert De Niro, Liam Neeson, Cherie Lunghi

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    Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Shea Whigham

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    David Caruso, Robert De Niro, Kathy Baker

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    Michael Gambon, Matt Damon, William Hurt

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    Ed Harris, Charles S. Dutton, Robert De Niro

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    Ellen Barkin, Robert De Niro, Leonardo DiCaprio

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    Don Johnson, Lindsay Lohan, Michelle Rodriguez

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    Elisabeth Shue, Amy Irving, Melissa Leo

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    Blythe Danner, Deepak Chopra, Jessica Alba

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    Kate Beckinsale, James Frain, Jayne Houdyshell

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    Bradley Cooper, Anna Friel, Robert De Niro

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    Lisa Kudrow, Billy Crystal, Anthony LaPaglia

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    Frances McDormand, Patti LuPone, Robert De Niro

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    Will Smith, Renée Zellweger, Jack Black

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    Last Vegas

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    Sam Wanamaker, Tom Sizemore, Annette Bening

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    Julianne Moore, Nick Flynn, Deirdre O'Connell

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    Burt Lancaster, Robert De Niro, Alida Valli

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