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The Best Antonio Banderas Movies

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List of the best Antonio Banderas movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Antonio Banderas'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 Antonio Banderas movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Antonio Banderas movies will be at the top of the list. Antonio Banderas has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Antonio Banderas movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Antonio Banderas films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list includes Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Spy Kids and more.

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    Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington
    Philadelphia is a 1993 American drama film and one of the first mainstream Hollywood films to...  more

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    Shrek the Third

    Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake
    Shrek the Third is a 2007 American computer-animated fantasy comedy film, and the third...  more

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    The Mask of Zorro

    Catherine Zeta-Jones, Anthony Hopkins
    The Mask of Zorro is a 1998 American swashbuckler film based on the Zorro character created by...  more

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    Salma Hayek, Quentin Tarantino
    Desperado is a 1995 American action film written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez....  more

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    Shrek Forever After

    Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy
    Shrek Forever After is a 2010 action animated film written by Tim Sullivan and Josh Klausner...  more

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    Four Rooms

    Madonna, Salma Hayek
    Four Rooms is a 1995 anthology comedy film directed by Allison Anders, Alexandre Rockwell,...  more

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    The Legend of Zorro

    Catherine Zeta-Jones, Antonio Banderas
    The Legend of Zorro is a 2005 swashbuckler film and sequel to The Mask of Zorro, directed by...  more
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    Salma Hayek, Edward Norton
    Frida is a 2002 Miramax/Ventanarosa biopic which depicts the professional and private life of...  more

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    The Other Man

    Liam Neeson, Antonio Banderas
    The Other Man is a 2008 British-American drama film directed by Richard Eyre. It stars Liam...  more

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    Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles is a 1994 American romantic horror film...  more

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    The 13th Warrior

    Omar Sharif, Antonio Banderas
    The 13th Warrior is a 1999 American historical fiction action film based on the novel and is a...  more

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  • 12

    Two Much

    Melanie Griffith, Antonio Banderas
    Two Much is a 1995 romantic screwball comedy film based on Donald Westlake's novel of the same...  more
  • 13


    Sylvester Stallone, Julianne Moore
    Assassins is a 1995 American action thriller film directed and produced by Richard Donner,...  more

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    Once Upon a Time in Mexico

    Johnny Depp, Salma Hayek
    Once Upon a Time in Mexico is a 2003 American action film written, produced, edited,...  more

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    Shrek 2

    Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy
    Shrek 2 is a 2004 American computer-animated, comedy film directed by Andrew Adamson, Kelly...  more

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  • 16

    Puss in Boots

    Salma Hayek, Antonio Banderas
    Puss in Boots is a 2011 American computer-animated action comedy film produced by DreamWorks...  more

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    Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over

    Selena Gomez, Salma Hayek
    Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over is a 2003 American/Mexican science fantasy adventure film directed by...  more

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  • 18

    My Mom's New Boyfriend

    Meg Ryan, Antonio Banderas
    My Mom's New Boyfriend is a 2008 romantic comedy film starring Colin Hanks, Antonio Banderas,...  more
  • 19

    Original Sin

    Angelina Jolie, Antonio Banderas
    Original Sin is a 2001 thriller film starring Antonio Banderas and Angelina Jolie. It is based...  more

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    Jennifer Lopez, Martin Sheen
    Bordertown is a 2006 American drama motion picture, written and directed by Gregory Nava and...  more
  • 21

    You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

    Naomi Watts, Anthony Hopkins
    You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger is a 2010 English-language Spanish–American co-production...  more
  • 22

    Take the Lead

    Antonio Banderas, Jenna Dewan
    Take the Lead is a 2006 musical drama film starring Antonio Banderas, Rob Brown, Alfre...  more
  • 23

    The Skin I Live In

    Antonio Banderas, Blanca Suárez
    The Skin I Live In is a 2011 Spanish psychological thriller film directed by Pedro Almodóvar...  more
  • 24

    Puss in Boots: The Three Diablos

    Antonio Banderas, Gilles Marini
    Puss in Boots returns with the help of three kittens to rescue a precious ruby from the evil...  more
  • 25

    Thick as Thieves

    Morgan Freeman, Tom Hardy
    Thick as Thieves is a 2009 American/German action crime/heist film directed by Mimi Leder,...  more