The Best Frank Langella Movies 

Updated September 24, 2019 692 votes 120 voters 8.1k views 49 items

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

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

Examples include And God Created Woman and Frost/Nixon.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Frank Langella movies?" and "What are the greatest Frank Langella roles of all time?"

Ron Howard and Brett Ratner have both worked with Frank Langella over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. If Frank Langella movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Tom Wilkinson and Rod Steiger too.

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Laurence Olivier, Frank Langella, Donald Pleasence

Released: 1979

Directed by: John Badham

Dracula is a 1979 American/British horror film starring Frank Langella as Count Dracula, based on the novel Dracula by Bram Stoker. The film was directed by John Badham and the cinematography ...more
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Kevin Bacon, Sam Rockwell, Michael Sheen

Released: 2008

Directed by: Ron Howard

Frost/Nixon is a 2008 British-American historical drama film based on the 2006 play of the same name by Peter Morgan, who also adapted the screenplay. The film tells the story behind the ...more

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Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Lena Olin

Released: 1999

Directed by: Roman Polanski

The Ninth Gate is a 1999 French-Spanish-American thriller film directed, produced, and co-written by Roman Polanski. The film is loosely based upon Arturo Pérez-Reverte's 1993 novel The ...more

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Courteney Cox, Dolph Lundren, Frank Langella

Released: 1987

Directed by: Gary Goddard

Masters of the Universe is a 1987 American science fantasy film directed by Gary Goddard and starring Dolph Lundgren, Frank Langella, Jon Cypher, Chelsea Field, Billy Barty and Courteney Cox. It ...more

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Mel Brooks, Frank Langella, Dom DeLuise

Released: 1970

Directed by: Mel Brooks

The Twelve Chairs is a 1970 American comedy film directed by Mel Brooks, starring Frank Langella, Ron Moody and Dom DeLuise. The screenplay was written by Brooks. The film was one of at least 18 ...more
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Frank Langella, Lesley-Anne Down, Behrouz Vossoughi

Released: 1981

Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner

Sphinx is a 1981 film directed by Franklin Schaffner.
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Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella

Released: 1993

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Dave is a 1993 American political comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman. To avoid a potentially explosive scandal when the U.S. President goes into a deep sleep, an affable temp agency owner ...more

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Alice Cooper, Frank Langella, Peter Boyle

Released: 1970

Directed by: Frank Perry

Diary of a Mad Housewife is a 1970 comedy-drama film about a frustrated wife portrayed by Carrie Snodgress. Snodgress was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won a Golden Globe ...more
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Liv Tyler, Susan Sarandon, James Marsden

Released: 2012

Directed by: Jake Schreier

Robot & Frank is a 2012 film written by Christopher D. Ford and directed by Jake Schreier.

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Cameron Diaz, Gillian Jacobs, James Marsden

Released: 2009

Directed by: Richard Kelly

The Box is a 2009 American psychological thriller film based on the 1970 short story "Button, Button" by Richard Matheson, which was previously adapted into an episode of the 1980s ...more

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Frank Langella, Lauren Ambrose, Lili Taylor

Released: 2007

Directed by: Andrew Wagner

Starting Out in the Evening is a 2007 American drama film directed by Andrew Wagner. The screenplay by Wagner and Fred Parnes is based on the novel of the same name by Brian Morton.
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Geena Davis, Frank Langella, Matthew Modine

Released: 1995

Directed by: Renny Harlin

Cutthroat Island is a 1995 romantic comedy action adventure film directed by Renny Harlin. The film stars Geena Davis, Matthew Modine, and Frank Langella. The film, having endured a notoriously ...more

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George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Daniels

Released: 2005

Directed by: George Clooney

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Frank Langella, Anne Archer, Yvonne De Carlo

Released: 1975

Directed by: James Gartner, Don McDougall

The Mark of Zorro is a 1974 television film and also a backdoor pilot for a television series which ABC-TV declined to pick up. The film used Alfred Newman's musical score for the 1940 film ...more
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Frank Langella, Jerry Stiller, Tom Hulce

Released: 1980

Directed by: Michael Pressman

Those Lips, Those Eyes is a 1980 romantic comedy film directed by Michael Pressman, starring Frank Langella, Glynnis O'Connor, and Tom Hulce.
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Rebecca De Mornay, Frank Langella, Vincent Spano

Released: 1988

Directed by: Roger Vadim

And God Created Woman is a 1988 film directed by Roger Vadim and starring Rebecca De Mornay and Vincent Spano. It has the same title as the 1956 French film Et Dieu… créa la femme ...more
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Sarah Michelle Gellar, Kirsten Dunst, Christina Ricci

Released: 1998

Directed by: Joe Dante

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Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella, Gérard Depardieu

Released: 1992

Directed by: Ridley Scott

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Marlon Brando, Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth

Released: 2006

Directed by: Bryan Singer

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Kirsten Dunst, Ryan Gosling, Kristen Wiig

Released: 2010

Directed by: Andrew Jarecki

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Charlize Theron, Keanu Reeves, Lauren Graham

Released: 2001

Directed by: Pat O'Connor

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Madonna, Julianne Moore, Willem Dafoe

Released: 1993

Directed by: Uli Edel

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Jeremy Irons, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella

Released: 1997

Directed by: Adrian Lyne

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The Caller Laura Harring, Frank Langella, Elliott Gould

Released: 2008

Directed by: Richard Ledes

The Caller is a 2008 film by Richard Ledes. The film, which stars Frank Langella, Elliott Gould, and Laura Harring, premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival where it won the Made in NY Narrative ...more
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Tia Carrere, Pam Grier, Tatyana Ali

Released: 2004

Directed by: James Hunter

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