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The Best Frank Langella Movies 

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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
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
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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Courteney Cox, Dolph Lundren, Frank Langella
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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Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Lena Olin
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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Mel Brooks, Frank Langella, Dom DeLuise
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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Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella
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
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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Frank Langella, Lesley-Anne Down, Behrouz Vossoughi
Sphinx is a 1981 film directed by Franklin Schaffner.
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Cameron Diaz, Gillian Jacobs, James Marsden
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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Liv Tyler, Susan Sarandon, James Marsden
Robot & Frank is a 2012 film written by Christopher D. Ford and directed by Jake Schreier.

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George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Daniels
Good Night, and Good Luck. is a 2005 American drama film directed by George Clooney and starring David Strathairn, Clooney, Robert Downey, Jr., Patricia Clarkson and Jeff Daniels. The movie was ...more

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Frank Langella, Anne Archer, Yvonne De Carlo
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, Lauren Ambrose, Lili Taylor
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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Frank Langella, Jerry Stiller, Tom Hulce
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
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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Geena Davis, Frank Langella, Matthew Modine
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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Marlon Brando, Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth
Superman Returns is a 2006 American superhero film directed and produced by Bryan Singer. It is based on the DC Comics character Superman and serves as an homage sequel to the motion pictures ...more

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Sarah Michelle Gellar, Kirsten Dunst, Christina Ricci
Small Soldiers is a 1998 American science fiction action film directed by Joe Dante. The film revolves around two adolescents, who get caught in the middle of a battle between two factions of ...more

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#476 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever #190 of 625 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Moviesfeaturing ‘Small Soldiers’ Is Way, Way Darker Than You Remember

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Sigourney Weaver, Frank Langella, Gérard Depardieu
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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The Men's Club
Jennifer Jason Leigh, Harvey Keitel, Stockard Channing
The Men's Club is a 1986 drama film directed by Peter Medak, based on the novel of the same name by Leonard Michaels. It stars Roy Scheider, Harvey Keitel, Frank Langella, Treat Williams, David ...more
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Madonna, Julianne Moore, Willem Dafoe
Body of Evidence is a 1993 American thriller film produced by Dino De Laurentiis and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and originally had the rare NC-17 rating. It was directed by Uli Edel and ...more

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Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
Charlie Sheen, Shia LaBeouf, Susan Sarandon
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps is a 2010 American drama film directed by Oliver Stone, a sequel to Wall Street. The film takes place in New York, 23 years after the original and revolves around ...more

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Charlize Theron, Keanu Reeves, Lauren Graham
Sweet November is a 2001 romantic drama film starring Keanu Reeves and Charlize Theron, reuniting the actors after their previous appearance as husband and wife in The Devil's Advocate. The film ...more

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#241 of 803 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #10 of 15 The Saddest Romance Movie Deaths That Make You Think Love Too Is Dead

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Kirsten Dunst, Ryan Gosling, Kristen Wiig
All Good Things is a 2010 drama mystery romance thriller film written by Marcus Hinchey and Marc Smerling and directed by Andrew Jarecki.

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Dan Aykroyd, Jessica Paré, Frank Langella
Stardom is a 2000 Canadian comedy-drama film written by J.Jacob Potashnik & Denys Arcand and directed by Denys Arcand and starring Jessica Paré and Dan Aykroyd. It tells the story of ...more