The Best Joe Mantegna Movies

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

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Items on this list include The Money Pit and Pontormo – un amore eretico.

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Garry Marshall and John Fortenberry are among those who have directed Joe Mantegna at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

  • House of Games
    Video: YouTube
    After one of her patients threatens suicide, psychiatrist Margaret Ford (Lindsay Crouse) confronts the source of his anxieties, a downtown bookie named Mike (Joe Mantegna). Once she decides that Mike is not a serious threat, however, she herself becomes interested in his world of high-stakes gambling, and makes use of her skills at reading "tells," becoming entrenched in his dealings. Things get dangerous, though, when Mike turns out not to be a bookie at all, but a con man.
    25 votes

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  • The Last Hit Man
    Video: YouTube
    8 VOTES

    The Last Hit Man

    The Last Hit Man is a 2008 crime fiction, thriller film written and directed by Christopher Warre Smets.
    8 votes
  • Searching for Bobby Fischer
    Video: YouTube
    After he beats his dad (Joe Mantegna) in a chess match, Josh Waitzkin (Max Pomeranc), a 7-year-old, gets noticed for his talent. He becomes interested in speed chess at the park and learns the game from a hustler named Vinnie (Laurence Fishburne). However, Josh's parents invest in the services of Bruce (Ben Kingsley), a famous coach who has very different practices. Between Bruce's methods and the stress of the competitions, Josh learns that even a chess prodigy cannot make all the right moves.
    23 votes

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  • Bugsy
    Video: YouTube
    17 VOTES
    New York mobster Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel (Warren Beatty) leaves New York City to dip into the glamour of Hollywood, Calif., and to build up syndicate gambling rackets. Bowled over by actress Virginia Hill (Annette Bening), the dapper Siegel courts her, despite having a wife and children. Obsessed with creating a gambling haven, Siegel takes racketeering to the Nevada desert and helps develop Las Vegas, only to find himself in deep water over his reckless construction of the Flamingo Hotel.
    17 votes
  • Favorite Deadly Sins
    Video: YouTube
    National Lampoon's Favorite Deadly Sins is a 1995 comedy TV-film. It is a trilogy of short episodes about the foundation of show business; Lust Greed and Anger. It stars Andrew Clay, Denis Leary and Joe Mantegna. Lust was written by Leary's wife, Ann Lembeck. It is the directorial debut of Denis Leary. It was nominated for Best Casting for TV Nighttime Special: Artios award in Casting Society of America. The movie was shot in Los Angeles, California and New York City. Denis Leary won Best Directing in Comedy CableACE Award for this film.
    5 votes
  • The Godfather Part III
    Video: YouTube
    The Godfather Part III is a 1990 American film written by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola, and directed by Coppola. It completes the story of Michael Corleone, a Mafia kingpin who tries to legitimize his empire. The film also weaves into its plot a fictionalized account of two real-life events; both are linked with the affairs of Michael Corleone. The film stars Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire, and Andy García, and features Eli Wallach, Joe Mantegna, George Hamilton, Bridget Fonda, and Sofia Coppola.
    23 votes