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

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

List films include Goltzius and the Pelican Company, By the Sword and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best F. Murray Abraham movies?" and "What are the greatest F. Murray Abraham roles of all time?"

Brian De Palma and Woody Allen have both worked with F. Murray Abraham over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. If F. Murray Abraham movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by John Gielgud and James Cromwell too.

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Jeffrey Jones, Cynthia Nixon, Christine Ebersole - Amadeus - Directors Cut is a 1984 biography drama film written by Peter Shaffer and directed by Milos Forman.

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Scarface is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best F. Murray Abraham Movies
Michelle Pfeiffer, Al Pacino, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio - Scarface is a 1983 American crime drama film directed by Brian De Palma and written by Oliver Stone. A remake of the 1932 film of the same name, Scarface tells the story of Cuban refugee Tony ...more

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All the President's Men is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best F. Murray Abraham Movies
Richard Nixon, Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford - All the President's Men is a 1976 American political thriller film directed by Alan J. Pakula. The screenplay by William Goldman is based on the 1974 non-fiction book of the same name by Carl ...more

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Al Pacino, Judd Hirsch, Abraham Murphy - Serpico is a 1973 American crime drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Al Pacino. Waldo Salt and Norman Wexler wrote the screenplay, adapting Peter Maas's biography of NYPD officer ...more

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Arnold Schwarzenegger, Tina Turner, Sharon Stone - Last Action Hero is a 1993 American action-comedy-fantasy film directed and produced by John McTiernan. It is a satire of the action genre and its clichés, containing several parodies of ...more

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Shannon Elizabeth, Tony Shalhoub, Matthew Lillard - Thirteen Ghosts is a 2001 American horror film directed by Steve Beck. It is a remake of the 1960 film 13 Ghosts by William Castle. It follows the remake of another one of Castle's films, House ...more

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Robert De Niro, Kathy Bates, Harvey Keitel - The Bridge of San Luis Rey is a 2004 drama film directed by Mary McGuckian and featuring an ensemble cast of American and international actors. It is based on Thornton Wilder's novel of the same ...more

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Stellan SkarsgÄrd, James Brown, Kathryn Morris - The BMW film series The Hire was a series of eight short films produced for the Internet in 2001 and 2002. A form of branded content, the shorts were directed by popular filmmakers from around ...more

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Sean Connery, Christian Slater, Ron Perlman - The Name of the Rose is a 1986 film directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, based on the book of the same name by Umberto Eco. Sean Connery is the Franciscan friar William of Baskerville and Christian ...more

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Patrick Stewart, Marina Sirtis, LeVar Burton - Star Trek: Insurrection is a 1998 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the ninth film based on Star Trek, and the second film to exclusively feature the cast of ...more

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Tom Selleck, Abraham Murphy, Tobin Bell - An Innocent Man, is a 1989 crime thriller film directed by Peter Yates, and starring Tom Selleck. The film follows James Rainwood, an airline mechanic sent to prison when framed by crooked ...more

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Kirsten Dunst, Tom Hanks, Bruce Willis - The Bonfire of the Vanities is a 1990 American comedy-drama film adaptation of the best-selling novel of the same name by Tom Wolfe, originally serialized in Rolling Stone. A critical and ...more

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Josh Brolin, Mira Sorvino, Norman Reedus - Mimic is an American 1997 science fiction horror film co-written and directed by Guillermo del Toro, based on a short story of the same name by Donald A. Wollheim. Del Toro was unhappy with the ...more

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Woody Allen, Helena Bonham Carter, Paul Giamatti - Mighty Aphrodite is a 1995 romantic comedy film written and directed by Woody Allen. The screenplay was inspired by the story of Pygmalion. Allen co-stars with Mira Sorvino, who received the ...more

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Anna Paquin, Matt Damon, Sean Connery - Finding Forrester is a 2000 American drama film written by Mike Rich and directed by Gus Van Sant. An African-American teenager, Jamal Wallace, is invited to attend a prestigious private high ...more

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Ice-T, Gary Busey, Rutger Hauer - Surviving the Game is a 1994 action thriller film directed by Ernest R. Dickerson, starring Ice-T, Rutger Hauer, and Gary Busey. It is loosely based on the short story "The Most Dangerous ...more

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Katie Holmes, Hulk Hogan, Kathy Griffin - Muppets from Space is a 1999 American science fiction comedy film and the sixth feature film to star The Muppets, and the first since the death of Muppets creator Jim Henson to have an original ...more

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John Lithgow, Richard Dreyfuss, Bonnie Bedelia - The Big Fix is a 1978 film directed by Jeremy Kagan and based on the novel by Roger L. Simon, who also wrote the screenplay. It starred Richard Dreyfuss as private detective Moses Wine and ...more

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Mark Hamill, Ben Kingsley, Bill Paxton - Slipstream is a 1989 science fiction film. The plot has an emphasis on aviation and contains many common science-fiction themes, such as taking place in a dystopian future in which the landscape ...more

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Christopher Plummer, Eric Stoltz, Abraham Murphy - Money is a 1991 drama film directed by Steven Hilliard Stern.

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George Burns, Phyllis Diller, Walter Matthau - The Sunshine Boys is a 1975 American comedy film directed by Herbert Ross and produced by Ray Stark, released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and based on the play of the same name by Neil Simon, about ...more

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Patrick Dempsey, Christian Slater, Michael Gambon - Mobsters is a 1991 crime-drama film detailing the creation of The Commission. Set in New York City, taking place from 1917 to 1931, it is a semi-fictitious account of the rise of Charles ...more

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Eric Roberts, Mia Sara, Abraham Murphy - By the Sword is a 1991 film starring F. Murray Abraham and Eric Roberts as world-class fencers. Directed by Jeremy Paul Kagan, this is the first feature film about fencing. Although some reviews ...more

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Sharon Stone, Martin Sheen, Christian Slater - Beyond the Stars is a 1989 drama film written and directed by David Saperstein and starred Martin Sheen, Christian Slater, Sharon Stone, Olivia d'Abo and F. Murray Abraham. This science fiction ...more

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Jim Carter, Tim Pigott-Smith, Jonathan Firth - Pompeii: The Last Day is a 2003 dramatized documentary that tells of the eruption of Mount Vesuvius on 24 August 79 AD. This eruption covered the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum in ash ...more

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Excellent Cadavers Chazz Palminteri, Abraham Murphy, Anna Galiena - Excellent Cadavers is a 1999 television film directed by Ricky Tognazzi. The film is based on the book with the same name by Alexander Stille and tells the real life events of judge Giovanni ...more

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Abraham Murphy, Matt Ryan, Amy Manson - Blood Monkey is a 2007 American direct-to-video natural horror film produced by RHI Entertainment and directed by Robert Young. It aired on various video on demand channels, before officially ...more

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Sam Neill, Geoffrey Rush, Rachel Griffiths - Children of the Revolution is a 1996 Australian historic comedy film, depicting Joseph Stalin and his son's somewhat deterministic path into The Revolution in modern day Australia. It stars Judy ...more

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Daryl Hannah, June Squibb, John Schneider - Shark Swarm is a film created by RHI Entertainment as part of the Maneater film series. It premiered on Syfy on May 25, 2008. Directed by James A. Contner and written by Matthew Chernov and ...more

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Justin Timberlake, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman - Inside Llewyn Davis is a 2013 American comedy-drama film edited, written and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. It was produced by Scott Rudin, Ethan and Joel Coen. Set in 1961, the film stars ...more

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The All New Adventures of Laurel & Hardy: For Love or Mummy Abraham Murphy, Bronson Pinchot, Gailard Sartain - The All New Adventures of Laurel & Hardy in 'For Love or Mummy' is a 1999 film directed by John R. Cherry III and Larry Harmon.

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A Season of Giants Abraham Murphy, John Glover, Steven Berkoff - A Season of Giants is a 1991 drama film written by Julian Bond and Vincenzo Labella, and directed by Jerry London.

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Jerry Stiller, Rita Moreno, Abraham Murphy - The Ritz is a 1976 American film directed by Richard Lester based on the play of the same name by Terrence McNally. Actress Rita Moreno, who had won a Tony Award for her performance as Googie ...more

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Abraham Murphy, Halina Reijn, Vincent Riotta - Goltzius and the Pelican Company is a historical film by writer-director Peter Greenaway.

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Rutger Hauer, Abraham Murphy, Kasia Smutniak - Barbarossa is a 2009 film set primarily in northern Italy during the late 12th century. Despite the film's title, Friedrich "Barbarossa" features only as a supporting character in this ...more

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Esther Ornella Muti, Abraham Murphy, Thomas Kretschmann - Esther, also known as The Bible: Esther, is a 1999 American-Italian-German television film directed by Raffaele Mertes and starring Louise Lombard as Queen Esther, F. Murray Abraham as ...more

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Max von Sydow, Dolph Lundren, Ornella Muti - The Final Inquiry is a 2007 film directed by Giulio Base.

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Martin Sheen, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Catherine Hicks - Dillinger and Capone is a 1995 action crime drama film directed by Jon Purdy and written by Michael B. Druxman.

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Jon Voight, Emily Mortimer, James Coburn - Noah's Ark is a 1999 miniseries directed by John Irvin and starring Jon Voight, Mary Steenburgen, F. Murray Abraham, Mark Bazeley, Jonathan Cake, Alexis Denisof, Emily Mortimer, Sydney Tamiia ...more

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Christopher Plummer, Victor Garber, Abraham Murphy - The First Circle is a 1992 Canadian-French television drama film directed by Sheldon Larry, starring Victor Garber, Christopher Plummer, F. Murray Abraham and Robert Powell. It is an adaptation ...more

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Through an Open Window Cynthia Nixon, Anne Meara, Abraham Murphy - Through an Open Window is a 1993 American short film directed by Eric Mendelsohn. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1992 Cannes Film Festival.

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Joshua Tony Goldwyn, Abraham Murphy, Colleen Camp - Joshua is a 2002 drama film written by Brad Mirman and Keith Giglio and directed by Jon Purdy.

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Abraham Murphy, Eion Bailey, Tovah Feldshuh - Language of the Enemy is a 2008 drama film written and directed Mitch Davis

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Perestroika Ally Sheedy, Abraham Murphy, Sam Robards - Perestroika is a 2007 drama film directed by Slava Tsukerman.

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Carnera: The Walking Mountain Paul Sorvino, Abraham Murphy, Kasia Smutniak - Carnera - The Walking Mountain is a 2008 Italian drama film directored by Renzo Martinelli. It depicts real life events of the boxer Primo Carnera.

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Maud Adams, Abraham Murphy, Glenn Scarpelli - The Favorite is a 1989 film based on the life story of Aimée du Buc de Rivéry that takes place at the dawn of the 19th century. It is the final film of director Jack Smight.

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Quiet Flows the Don Rupert Everett, Abraham Murphy, Ben Gazzara - Quiet Flows the Don is film by Sergei Bondarchuk.

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On the Wing Abraham Murphy - On the Wing is a 1986 IMAX film featuring a half-sized robotic Quetzalcoatlus that demonstrates principles of animal flight. Produced by the National Air and Space Museum, it also traces the ...more