The Best Armand Assante Movies 

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

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Items here include everything from Shark Swarm to Consequence.

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Notable directors that have worked with Armand Assante include names like Ridley Scott, Sidney Lumet and John Frankenheimer.

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Anthony Quinn, William Forsythe, Frank Vincent

Released: 1996

Directed by: Robert Harmon

Gotti: The Rise and Fall of a Real Life Mafia Don is a 1996 HBO original crime drama movie made for television directed by Robert Harmon. The film stars Armand Assante, in the title role as ...more
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Christopher Lee, Bernadette Peters, Isabella Rossellini

Released: 1997

Directed by: Andrei Konchalovsky

The Odyssey is a 1997 Emmy Award-winning and Golden Globe-nominated British-American fantasy–adventure television miniseries based on the ancient Greek epic poem by Homer, The Odyssey. Directed ...more

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Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Tim Burton

Released: 1992

Directed by: Danny DeVito

Hoffa is a 1992 French-American biographical film directed by Danny DeVito and written by David Mamet, based on the life of Teamsters Union leader Jimmy Hoffa. Jack Nicholson plays Hoffa, and ...more

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Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Idris Elba

Released: 2007

Directed by: Ridley Scott

American Gangster is a 2007 American biographical crime film directed by Ridley Scott, based on the criminal career of Frank Lucas. An outcast New York City cop (Russell Crowe) is charged with ...more

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Antonio Banderas, Cathy Moriarty, Talisa Soto

Released: 1992

Directed by: Arne Glimcher

The Mambo Kings is a 1992 drama film directed by Arne Glimcher. It is an adaptation of Oscar Hijuelos's 1989 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love. The film stars ...more

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Nick Nolte, Timothy Hutton, Charles S. Dutton

Released: 1990

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Q & A is a 1990 crime film co-written and directed by Sidney Lumet, based on a novel by New York judge Edwin Torres. It stars Nick Nolte, Timothy Hutton and Armand Assante.

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Paz de la Huerta, Armand Assante, David Margulies

Released: 1999

Directed by: Martin Davidson

Looking for an Echo is 2000 independent drama film.
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Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, James Earl Jones

Released: 1995

Directed by: Danny Cannon

Judge Dredd is a 1995 American science fiction action film directed by Danny Cannon, and starring Sylvester Stallone, Diane Lane, Rob Schneider, Armand Assante, and Max von Sydow. The film is ...more

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Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella, Gérard Depardieu

Released: 1992

Directed by: Ridley Scott

1492: Conquest of Paradise is an epic 1992 European adventure/drama film directed by Ridley Scott and written by Roselyne Bosch, which tells the fictionalized story of the discovery of the New ...more

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Dudley Moore, Albert Brooks, Nastassja Kinski

Released: 1984

Directed by: Howard Zieff

Unfaithfully Yours is a 1984 romantic comedy film directed by Howard Zieff, starring Dudley Moore and Nastassja Kinski and featuring Armand Assante and Albert Brooks. The screenplay was written ...more

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Rod Steiger, Linda Griffiths, Kevin McCarthy

Released: 1989

Directed by: Harvey Hart

Passion and Paradise is a 1989 drama film written by Andrew Laskos and directed by Harvey Hart.
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Barbara Carrera, Paul Sorvino, Alan King

Released: 1982

Directed by: Richard T. Heffron

I, the Jury is a 1982 film based on the best selling detective novel of the same name by Mickey Spillane. The story was previously filmed in 3D in 1953. Larry Cohen wrote the screenplay and was ...more
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Rosie O'Donnell, Jane Lynch, Sean Young

Released: 1993

Directed by: Carl Reiner

This film is a 1993 thriller comedy film directed by Carl Reiner. It parodies the erotic thriller movie genre, which at the time had reached its commercial peak. The film stars Armand Assante as ...more
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Robert Duvall, Will Patton, Armand Assante

Released: 1986

Directed by: Glen Pitre

Belizaire the Cajun is a 1986 film directed by Glen Pitre and starring Armand Assante. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1986 Cannes Film Festival. It chronicles the story ...more
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Goldie Hawn, Albert Brooks, Craig T. Nelson

Released: 1980

Directed by: Howard Zieff

Private Benjamin is a 1980 American comedy film starring Goldie Hawn. The film was one of the biggest box office hits of 1980, and also spawned a short-lived television series. The film is ...more

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Elton John, Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh

Released: 2000

Directed by: Jeffrey Katzenberg, David Silverman, Will Finn, Bibo Bergeron, Don Paul

The Road to El Dorado is a 2000 American animated musical adventure comedy film directed by Eric "Bibo" Bergeron and Don Paul, with additional sequences by Will Finn and David ...more

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William Hurt, Gabriel Byrne, Kathleen Quinlan

Released: 1994

Directed by: Heywood Gould

Trial by Jury is a 1994 American thriller film directed by Heywood Gould and starring Joanne Whalley, Gabriel Byrne, Armand Assante and William Hurt.
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Alec Baldwin, Kim Basinger, Elisabeth Shue

Released: 1991

Directed by: Jerry Rees

The Marrying Man is a 1991 romantic comedy film starring Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger. The film was directed by Jerry Rees, and written by Neil Simon. The film opened to mixed and poor reviews, ...more

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Al Pacino, Matthew McConaughey, Rene Russo

Released: 2005

Directed by: D. J. Caruso

Two for the Money is a 2005 American drama-sports film directed by D. J. Caruso and starring Al Pacino, Matthew McConaughey, Rene Russo, Armand Assante and Carly Pope. The film is about the ...more
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Julia Ormond, Bill Pullman, Cheri Oteri

Released: 2008

Directed by: Jennifer Lynch

Surveillance is an independent thriller that is set in the Nebraska plains of the United States. The film is directed by Jennifer Lynch and stars Julia Ormond, Bill Pullman, Michael Ironside, ...more
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Paradise Alley Sylvester Stallone, Tom Waits, Terry Funk

Released: 1978

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Paradise Alley is a 1978 American sports film written and directed by Sylvester Stallone in his feature film directorial debut, who also starred in the role. After Stallone's success with the ...more
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Flavor Flav, Quinton Jackson, Robert Miano

Released: 2005

Directed by: Art Camacho

Confessions of a Pit Fighter is a 2005 American martial arts action film directed by Art Camacho and starring Hector Echavarria, Armand Assante, Flavor Flav, James Russo and John Savage. It was ...more
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Ray Liotta, Andy Garcia, Danny Trejo

Released: 2007

Directed by: James Cotten

La Linea is a 2009 action-crime film directed by James Cotten. La Linea features an ensemble cast that includes Ray Liotta, Armand Assante, Valerie Cruz, Esai Morales, and Andy García.
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Rachel Ward, Bryan Brown, Armand Assante

Released: 2000

Directed by: Russell Mulcahy

On the Beach is a 2000 apocalyptic made-for-television film directed by Russell Mulcahy and starring Armand Assante, Bryan Brown and Rachel Ward. It was originally aired on Showtime. The remake ...more
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Armand Assante, Andi Vasluianu, Răzvan Vasilescu

Released: 2007

Directed by: Cristian Nemescu

California Dreamin' is a 2007 Romanian film by Cristian Nemescu. It won the Prix un certain regard at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival. It also picked up the Iris Award for Best Film, the Audience ...more