Entertainment The Best F. Murray Abraham Movies  

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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 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 Frank ...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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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. The film was directed by Tim Hill, produced by Jim Henson Pictures, and released ...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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Christopher Plummer, Eric Stoltz, Abraham Murphy
Money is a 1991 drama film directed by Steven Hilliard Stern.

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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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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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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
This film is a 1991 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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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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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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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