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The Best Armin Mueller-Stahl Movies  

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

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You can rank all of these films, from The House of the Spirits to A Pyromaniac's Love Story.

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Naomi Watts, Clive Owen, Ben Whishaw
The International is a 2009 German–American action thriller film directed by Tom Tykwer. The film follows an Interpol agent and an American district attorney who investigate corruption within ...more
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Sean Penn, Michael Douglas, Spike Jonze
The Game is a 1997 American mystery thriller film directed by David Fincher, starring Michael Douglas and Sean Penn, and produced by Propaganda Films and PolyGram Filmed Entertainment. It tells ...more
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Elijah Wood, Elizabeth Perkins, Aidan Quinn
Avalon is a 1990 drama film directed by Barry Levinson. It is the third in Levinson's semi-autobiographical four "Baltimore Films" set in his hometown during the 1940s, '50s, and '60s: ...more
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Naomi Watts, Viggo Mortensen, Tatiana Maslany
Eastern Promises is a 2007 British-Canadian-American thriller film directed by David Cronenberg, from a screenplay written by Steven Knight. The film stars Viggo Mortensen, Naomi Watts, Vincent ...more
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Tim Robbins, Don Cheadle, Gary Sinise
Mission to Mars is a 2000 science fiction film directed by Brian De Palma from an original screenplay written by Jim Thomas, John Thomas, and Graham Yost. In 2020, a manned Mars exploration ...more
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Jessica Lange, Michael Rooker, Lukas Haas
Music Box is a 1989 film that tells the story of a Hungarian-American immigrant who is accused of having been a war criminal. The plot revolves around his daughter, an attorney, who defends him, ...more
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Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny, Blythe Danner
The X-Files is a 1998 American science fiction film written by Chris Carter and Frank Spotnitz, and directed by Rob Bowman. It is the first feature film based on The X-Files series created by ...more
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Geoffrey Rush, John Gielgud, Lynn Redgrave
Shine is a 1996 Australian biographical drama film based on the life of pianist David Helfgott, who suffered a mental breakdown and spent years in institutions. It stars Geoffrey Rush, Lynn ...more
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Meryl Streep, Winona Ryder, Glenn Close
The House of the Spirits is a 1993 German-Danish-Portuguese period drama directed by Bille August and starring Jeremy Irons, Meryl Streep, Glenn Close, Winona Ryder, Antonio Banderas and Vanessa ...more
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Jack Lemmon, James Gandolfini, Tony Danza
12 Angry Men is a 1997 television film directed by William Friedkin, adapted from the Reginald Rose teleplay of the same title. It is a remake of the film of 1957.
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Patricia Arquette, Courtney B. Vance
Holy Matrimony is a 1994 comedy film directed by Leonard Nimoy and starring Patricia Arquette. The film tells the story of a beautiful thief, hiding in a small, isolated religious community, who ...more
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Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgård
Angels & Demons is a 2009 American thriller film directed by Ron Howard and based on Dan Brown's novel of the same name. It is the sequel to the 2006 film, The Da Vinci Code, also directed ...more
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Jeremy Irons, Alec Guinness, Ian Holm
Kafka is a 1991 mystery thriller film directed by Steven Soderbergh. Ostensibly a biopic, based on the life of Franz Kafka, the film blurs the lines between fact and Kafka's fiction, creating a ...more
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Robin Williams, Liev Schreiber, Alan Arkin
Jakob the Liar is a 1999 American drama film directed by Peter Kassovitz and starring Robin Williams, Alan Arkin, Liev Schreiber, Hannah Taylor-Gordon, and Bob Balaban. The movie is set in 1944 ...more
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Olivia d'Abo, Adrian Pasdar, Maureen Stapleton
The Last Good Time is a 1994 drama film, released in early 1995, starring Armin Mueller-Stahl, Olivia d'Abo, Maureen Stapleton and Lionel Stander in his final theatrical role. Directed by Bob ...more
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Nicole Kidman, George Clooney, Tamara Tunie
The Peacemaker is a 1997 American action/thriller film starring George Clooney and Nicole Kidman and directed by Mimi Leder. It was the first film released by DreamWorks. While the story takes ...more
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Gary Oldman, Debra Messing, Jacqueline Bissett
Jesus is a 1999 Biblical television film that retells the story of Jesus. It was shot in Morocco and Malta. It stars Jeremy Sisto as Jesus, Jacqueline Bisset as Mary of Nazareth, Debra Messing ...more
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Winona Ryder, Rosie Perez, Roberto Benigni
Night on Earth is a 1991 film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. It is a collection of five vignettes, taking place during the same night, concerning the temporary bond formed between taxi ...more
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Erika Eleniak, John Leguizamo, William Baldwin
A Pyromaniac's Love Story is a 1995 American romantic comedy film directed by Joshua Brand and starring John Leguizamo, Sadie Frost, William Baldwin, Erika Eleniak and Armin Mueller-Stahl. The ...more
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Gretchen Mol, Vincent D'Onofrio, Shiri Appleby
The Thirteenth Floor is a 1999 film directed by Josef Rusnak.
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Ray Liotta, Ron Perlman, Charles Durning
Local Color is a 2006 American drama film. Directed by George Gallo, starring Armin Mueller-Stahl, Ray Liotta and Trevor Morgan in the lead role. It is based on a true story, that of the ...more
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Armin Mueller-Stahl, Christine Kaufmann, Mario Adorf
Lola is a 1981 West German film directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, and is the third in his BRD Trilogy. The first film in the trilogy is The Marriage of Maria Braun and the second is Veronika
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Armin Mueller-Stahl, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Jan Niklas
Colonel Redl is a 1985 drama film by Hungarian director István Szabó. The plot, set in the period before World War I, follows the rise of Alfred Redl, an officer in the ...more
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Armin Mueller-Stahl, Hanna Schygulla, Daniel Olbrychski
Eine Liebe in Deutschland is a 1983 feature film directed by Andrzej Wajda. The film is based on the novel by Rolf Hochhuth about a woman who commits adultery with a prisoner of war while her ...more
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Ed Harris, Anne Heche, Armin Mueller-Stahl
The Third Miracle is a 1999 drama film directed by Agnieszka Holland starring Ed Harris and Anne Heche. The film was shot in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.