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Actors in the Most Francis Ford Coppola Movies  

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Francis Ford Coppola is one of the greatest film directors of all time. As such, he has worked with several talented actors, often on multiple occasions. A few lucky actors and actresses even appeared in all three films of Coppola's iconic Godfather trilogy. This list of actors in the most Francis Ford Coppola movies has been ranked by number of appearances, then loosely ranked by fame.

Who is the actor who has appeared in the most Coppola films? Sofia Coppola tops our list. Coppola frequently cast his daughter in film roles - she appears in seven of his films including Rumble Fish and The Godfather: Part III. Sofia has went on to be an acclaimed director herself with films such as Lost in Translation and The Virgin Suicides.

Robert Duvall is probably the actor who received the most screen time in Coppola movies. Duvall has major roles in the Coppola classics The Godfather (Part I and II) and Apocalypse Now. Laurence Fishburne has also appeared in quite a few Coppola films.

Which Francis Ford Coppola movie is your favorite? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
Sofia Coppola is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Actors in the Most Francis Ford Coppola Movies
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1. The Godfather (1972) *uncredited
2. The Godfather: Part II (1974) *uncredited
3. The Outsiders (1983)
4. Rumble Fish (1983)
5. The Cotton Club (1984)
6. Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)
7. The Godfather: Part III (1990)

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1. One from the Heart (1982) *uncredited
2. The Outsiders (1983)
3. Rumble Fish (1983)
4. The Cotton Club (1984)
5. Dracula (1992)
6. Twixt (2011)

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Robert Duvall is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Actors in the Most Francis Ford Coppola Movies
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1. The Rain People (1969)
2. The Godfather (1972)
3. The Conversation (1974)
4. The Godfather: Part II (1974)
5. Apocalypse Now (1979)

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Laurence Fishburne is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Actors in the Most Francis Ford Coppola Movies
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1. Apocalypse Now (1979)
2. Rumble Fish (1983)
3. The Cotton Club (1984)
4. Gardens of Stone (1987)

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